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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Engineer
Rank 860 871 914
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 73 68 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.066% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.068% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 52 56 56
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,450 £36,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +28.57%
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
93163 99616 107707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.52% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 79053 82097 88100
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
London +25 46 £57,500 -2.12% 2
Yorkshire +27 12 - - 1
South East +22 7 £43,750 -2.77%
East of England +8 5 £55,000 +4.76% 1
East Midlands +1 1 - -
South West -8 1 £27,500 -38.88%
West Midlands -20 1 £43,000 -
Database Engineer
UK

Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 64 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 60 (46.88%) SQL
3 42 (32.81%) MySQL
4 38 (29.69%) Oracle
5 37 (28.91%) Microsoft
6 32 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (24.22%) Linux
7 31 (24.22%) Migration
8 29 (22.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 25 (19.53%) ETL
9 25 (19.53%) Performance Tuning
10 22 (17.19%) Windows
11 20 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (14.84%) Git (software)
12 19 (14.84%) Amazon AWS
12 19 (14.84%) T-SQL
12 19 (14.84%) Oracle Database
13 18 (14.06%) Python
14 17 (13.28%) Clustering
15 16 (12.50%) Finance
15 16 (12.50%) Replication
15 16 (12.50%) Visual Studio
15 16 (12.50%) Test Automation
15 16 (12.50%) BDD
15 16 (12.50%) MariaDB
15 16 (12.50%) Software Testing
15 16 (12.50%) Ruby
15 16 (12.50%) User Stories
16 15 (11.72%) Opscode Chef
16 15 (11.72%) Ansible

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 13 (10.16%) Node.js
2 5 (3.91%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.56%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.56%) IIS
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.84%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.38%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (6.25%) SaaS
4 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.25%) SAN
2 3 (2.34%) DHCP
2 3 (2.34%) DNS
2 3 (2.34%) Wireless
3 2 (1.56%) Internet
4 1 (0.78%) DAB
4 1 (0.78%) HTTP
4 1 (0.78%) LAN
4 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (32.81%) MySQL
3 29 (22.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (14.84%) Oracle Database
6 16 (12.50%) MariaDB
7 14 (10.94%) Amazon RDS
8 13 (10.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (7.03%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (6.25%) Relational Database
12 7 (5.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (5.47%) MongoDB
12 7 (5.47%) NoSQL
12 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (4.69%) Big Data
13 6 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (4.69%) Oracle9i Database
14 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (14.84%) Git (software)
2 16 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 15 (11.72%) Cucumber
3 15 (11.72%) FitNesse
3 15 (11.72%) Selenium
3 15 (11.72%) SoapUI
3 15 (11.72%) SpecFlow
4 11 (8.59%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (4.69%) Electronics
3 5 (3.91%) Marketing
4 4 (3.13%) Banking
4 4 (3.13%) Publishing
5 3 (2.34%) Retail
6 2 (1.56%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.56%) Front Office
7 1 (0.78%) French Language
7 1 (0.78%) German Language
7 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.25%) Middleware
2 6 (4.69%) .NET
3 5 (3.91%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (3.91%) Web Services
3 5 (3.91%) XML
4 3 (2.34%) Ajax
4 3 (2.34%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (2.34%) HTML
4 3 (2.34%) HTML5
4 3 (2.34%) JSON
4 3 (2.34%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (1.56%) MDX
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.78%) Java EE
6 1 (0.78%) ODBC
6 1 (0.78%) REST
6 1 (0.78%) SOAP
6 1 (0.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.28%) Clustering
2 16 (12.50%) Replication
3 7 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.13%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.56%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.56%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.56%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.56%) Equities
7 2 (1.56%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.78%) Fintech
8 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.78%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 31 (24.22%) Linux
2 22 (17.19%) Windows
3 9 (7.03%) Unix
4 6 (4.69%) Solaris
5 5 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.13%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (24.22%) Migration
3 25 (19.53%) ETL
3 25 (19.53%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (12.50%) BDD
4 16 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 16 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 16 (12.50%) User Stories
5 15 (11.72%) ATDD
5 15 (11.72%) Data Migration
5 15 (11.72%) Test Management
5 15 (11.72%) Test Planning
5 15 (11.72%) Web Testing
6 14 (10.94%) Performance Analysis
7 12 (9.38%) Analytics
8 11 (8.59%) DevOps
8 11 (8.59%) High Availability
9 10 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (7.03%) Project Management
10 9 (7.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (46.88%) SQL
2 19 (14.84%) T-SQL
3 18 (14.06%) Python
4 16 (12.50%) Ruby
5 7 (5.47%) C++
5 7 (5.47%) Java
6 6 (4.69%) C#
6 6 (4.69%) PHP
7 4 (3.13%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.34%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.34%) Perl
8 3 (2.34%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.56%) Scala
10 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.78%) C
10 1 (0.78%) COBOL
10 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (5.47%) Degree
2 3 (2.34%) DBS Check
2 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.78%) HNC
3 1 (0.78%) HND
3 1 (0.78%) MCP
3 1 (0.78%) MCSA
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.03%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.81%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.34%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.34%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.34%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (11.72%) Ansible
1 15 (11.72%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (11.72%) Puppet
2 6 (4.69%) Data Guard
2 6 (4.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (3.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (2.34%) Salt
5 1 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (29.69%) Oracle
2 37 (28.91%) Microsoft
3 13 (10.16%) Sybase
4 11 (8.59%) VMware
5 6 (4.69%) HP
6 5 (3.91%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.34%) Apple
7 3 (2.34%) Aruba
7 3 (2.34%) EMC
7 3 (2.34%) IBM
7 3 (2.34%) Meru Networks
7 3 (2.34%) RedGate
8 2 (1.56%) SAP
8 2 (1.56%) Teradata
9 1 (0.78%) Netezza
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