The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Engineer
Rank 812 839 802
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 40 24 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.023% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.024% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 57
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £31,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -16.66%
Database Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Database Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Database Engineer Salary Trend in England

Database Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Database Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Database Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +39 15 £57,500 +15.00% 2
East of England +18 9 £46,250 +15.62% 1
South West -16 7 £45,000 +100.00%
South East -3 4 £35,500 -35.45%
North West +10 3 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Database Engineer
UK

Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 37 (66.07%) SQL Server
2 31 (55.36%) SQL
3 30 (53.57%) Oracle
4 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
4 27 (48.21%) Oracle Database
5 24 (42.86%) Linux
6 22 (39.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
7 21 (37.50%) T-SQL
8 18 (32.14%) Data Guard
8 18 (32.14%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (28.57%) Finance
9 16 (28.57%) Clustering
9 16 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
10 15 (26.79%) Degree
11 14 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (23.21%) Oracle RMAN
12 13 (23.21%) MySQL
13 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (19.64%) Shell Script
15 10 (17.86%) Perl
15 10 (17.86%) C#
15 10 (17.86%) Windows
15 10 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (16.07%) Python
16 9 (16.07%) C
16 9 (16.07%) .NET
16 9 (16.07%) Visual Studio
16 9 (16.07%) Red Hat

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.79%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (5.36%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.79%) LTE
3 1 (1.79%) 4G
3 1 (1.79%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.79%) 2G
3 1 (1.79%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (66.07%) SQL Server
2 27 (48.21%) Oracle Database
3 22 (39.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 14 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (23.21%) MySQL
7 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 7 (12.50%) RDBMS
11 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (7.14%) Hadoop
11 4 (7.14%) MongoDB
11 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
12 3 (5.36%) Big Data
12 3 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (5.36%) Sqoop
12 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 6 (10.71%) Automotive
3 6 (10.71%) Marketing
4 3 (5.36%) Advertising
5 2 (3.57%) Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Retail
6 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) .NET
2 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (12.50%) SOAP
2 7 (12.50%) XML
2 7 (12.50%) WCF
2 7 (12.50%) jQuery
3 4 (7.14%) Middleware
4 3 (5.36%) Kafka
5 1 (1.79%) HTML
5 1 (1.79%) Django
5 1 (1.79%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Clustering
2 3 (5.36%) Replication
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Open Source
3 2 (3.57%) Kindle
4 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.79%) Statistics
4 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) Linux
2 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 10 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (12.50%) UNIX
4 5 (8.93%) Solaris
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 7 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (12.50%) Network Management
4 6 (10.71%) Asset Management
4 6 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (8.93%) Database Security
5 5 (8.93%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (8.93%) ETL
6 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.14%) Operations Management
7 3 (5.36%) Campaign Management
7 3 (5.36%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (5.36%) Change Data Capture
7 3 (5.36%) Coaching
7 3 (5.36%) Communications Security
7 3 (5.36%) Migration
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) SQL
2 21 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 11 (19.64%) Shell Script
4 10 (17.86%) Perl
4 10 (17.86%) C#
5 9 (16.07%) C
5 9 (16.07%) Python
6 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 7 (12.50%) C++
7 7 (12.50%) Java
8 3 (5.36%) Korn
9 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Degree
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.50%) OCA
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (10.71%) MCP
5 5 (8.93%) OCP
6 2 (3.57%) MCSE
6 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) MCSA
7 1 (1.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.36%) Apache Flume
3 3 (5.36%) HDFS
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 18 (32.14%) Data Guard
2 13 (23.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (53.57%) Oracle
2 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.07%) Red Hat
4 7 (12.50%) Rackspace
5 3 (5.36%) VMware
5 3 (5.36%) Sony
5 3 (5.36%) HP
5 3 (5.36%) Veritas
6 1 (1.79%) Cramer
6 1 (1.79%) Mapinfo
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