The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Engineer
Rank 305 317 304
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 5 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.047% 0.009% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.009% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 16
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £58,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £31,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -16.66%
Database Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9873 10654 10496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.26% 92.64% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8417 8974 9319
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Database Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Database Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Engineer across the City of London region.

Database Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Database Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Database Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Database Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Database Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (50.00%) Veritas
3 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) Korn
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (50.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (33.33%) Campaign Management
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) C

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Database Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Database Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (33.33%) Campaign Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Database Security
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Korn
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago