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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Engineer
Rank 835 880 835
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 36 37 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.033% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.035% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 35
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £63,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -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
93153 104532 96855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77472 86582 81511
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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
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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
South West 0 13 £45,000 +80.00%
London +39 7 £55,000 +10.00%
East of England - 7 £47,500 - 1
South East +8 4 £48,750 -2.50%
North West - 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 29 May 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 35 (58.33%) Oracle
1 35 (58.33%) Oracle Database
2 34 (56.67%) SQL Server
3 33 (55.00%) SQL
4 27 (45.00%) Oracle RAC
5 25 (41.67%) Data Guard
6 22 (36.67%) Linux
7 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 21 (35.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 19 (31.67%) T-SQL
8 19 (31.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (30.00%) Clustering
10 17 (28.33%) Oracle RMAN
11 16 (26.67%) Finance
11 16 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (21.67%) Degree
13 13 (21.67%) MySQL
13 13 (21.67%) UNIX
14 12 (20.00%) Perl
14 12 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (20.00%) Shell Script
14 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (18.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (18.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
17 9 (15.00%) Oracle Certification
17 9 (15.00%) Red Hat

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (11.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (58.33%) Oracle Database
2 34 (56.67%) SQL Server
3 21 (35.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (31.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (21.67%) MySQL
7 12 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (13.33%) RDBMS
9 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
10 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (3.33%) DTS
12 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
13 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
13 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
13 1 (1.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.67%) Toad
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Financial Institution
3 5 (8.33%) Automotive
4 3 (5.00%) Retail
5 2 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) .NET
1 7 (11.67%) XML
2 6 (10.00%) WCF
2 6 (10.00%) jQuery
2 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (10.00%) SOAP
2 6 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (1.67%) HTML
3 1 (1.67%) ODBC
3 1 (1.67%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Clustering
2 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Replication
3 2 (3.33%) Kindle
4 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Linux
2 13 (21.67%) UNIX
3 11 (18.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (15.00%) Windows
5 7 (11.67%) Solaris
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (11.67%) Database Security
4 7 (11.67%) Data Modelling
5 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.00%) Operations Management
5 6 (10.00%) Network Management
6 5 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.67%) ETL
7 4 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.00%) Coaching
8 3 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.00%) Communications Security
8 3 (5.00%) Migration
9 2 (3.33%) TDD
9 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.00%) SQL
2 19 (31.67%) T-SQL
3 12 (20.00%) Perl
3 12 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 9 (15.00%) C
4 9 (15.00%) Python
5 8 (13.33%) C#
5 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.67%) C++
7 6 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (10.00%) Java
8 4 (6.67%) Korn
9 2 (3.33%) VBA
10 1 (1.67%) VB
10 1 (1.67%) PHP
10 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (11.67%) OCA
3 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (10.00%) MCP
4 6 (10.00%) OCP
5 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 27 (45.00%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 25 (41.67%) Data Guard
2 17 (28.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (18.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 35 (58.33%) Oracle
2 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.00%) Rackspace
5 5 (8.33%) Veritas
6 3 (5.00%) VMware
7 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
Chelmsford, Essex
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