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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Engineer
Rank 808 834 853
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 69 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.018% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.019% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 50 13 23
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,900 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £38,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+35.48% -35.41%
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
102306 94953 105283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.21% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83534 79531 90590
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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 +11 35 £60,000 +9.09% 1
South East +19 20 £60,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 6 £22,500 -
East of England -9 5 £50,000 +80.18%
South West -26 3 £40,000 -8.04%
Database Engineer
UK

Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 90 (84.11%) SQL
2 65 (60.75%) Microsoft
3 63 (58.88%) SQL Server
4 43 (40.19%) Performance Tuning
5 40 (37.38%) .NET
6 38 (35.51%) Windows
7 36 (33.64%) T-SQL
8 32 (29.91%) C#
9 31 (28.97%) Oracle
10 30 (28.04%) MS Excel
11 28 (26.17%) Linux
11 28 (26.17%) Oracle Database
12 27 (25.23%) E-Commerce
13 26 (24.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 22 (20.56%) Finance
14 22 (20.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 21 (19.63%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (19.63%) OLTP
16 20 (18.69%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (17.76%) Unit Testing
18 18 (16.82%) ASP.NET
18 18 (16.82%) MySQL
19 17 (15.89%) Team Foundation Server
20 16 (14.95%) SQL Server 2008
20 16 (14.95%) TDD
21 15 (14.02%) Scrum
21 15 (14.02%) Data Modelling
21 15 (14.02%) WCF
21 15 (14.02%) Degree
22 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 6 (5.61%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.74%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.74%) ArcGIS
2 4 (3.74%) CMS
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (1.87%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) Apache
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) CICS
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 30 (28.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 6 (5.61%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.48%) Internet
2 7 (6.54%) ATM
3 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.87%) LAN
4 2 (1.87%) WAN
5 1 (0.93%) Firewall
5 1 (0.93%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (58.88%) SQL Server
2 28 (26.17%) Oracle Database
3 26 (24.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (20.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (19.63%) OLTP
6 20 (18.69%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (16.82%) MySQL
8 16 (14.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (9.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (8.41%) Oracle Exadata
10 9 (8.41%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (8.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (8.41%) DB2
11 8 (7.48%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (5.61%) MS Access
12 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (4.67%) Oracle9i Database
13 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
14 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (15.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (12.15%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.67%) JConsole
3 5 (4.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.87%) MSBuild
General
1 22 (20.56%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Banking
3 5 (4.67%) Retail
4 2 (1.87%) Automotive
4 2 (1.87%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) French Language
5 1 (0.93%) German Language
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.93%) Front Office
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (37.38%) .NET
2 18 (16.82%) ASP.NET
3 15 (14.02%) WCF
4 14 (13.08%) COM
5 13 (12.15%) Web Services
5 13 (12.15%) WPF
5 13 (12.15%) RESTful
5 13 (12.15%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (4.67%) JRockit
6 5 (4.67%) Middleware
7 4 (3.74%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.74%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (2.80%) XML
9 2 (1.87%) SOAP
9 2 (1.87%) jQuery
10 1 (0.93%) HTML
10 1 (0.93%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.15%) Client/Server
2 11 (10.28%) Replication
3 7 (6.54%) EFT
4 6 (5.61%) Clustering
4 6 (5.61%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.67%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.74%) GIS
6 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.80%) Kindle
7 3 (2.80%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.93%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.93%) Derivative
8 1 (0.93%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 38 (35.51%) Windows
2 28 (26.17%) Linux
3 6 (5.61%) UNIX
4 4 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.19%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (25.23%) E-Commerce
3 21 (19.63%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (17.76%) Unit Testing
5 16 (14.95%) TDD
6 15 (14.02%) Scrum
6 15 (14.02%) Data Modelling
7 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (12.15%) Root Cause Analysis
8 13 (12.15%) System Testing
9 11 (10.28%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.54%) Migration
10 7 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.61%) ETL
11 6 (5.61%) Database Tuning
11 6 (5.61%) Time Management
12 5 (4.67%) Change Management
12 5 (4.67%) Database Security
13 4 (3.74%) Performance Analysis
13 4 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 90 (84.11%) SQL
2 36 (33.64%) T-SQL
3 32 (29.91%) C#
4 12 (11.21%) Java
5 8 (7.48%) Python
6 7 (6.54%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.61%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.61%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.61%) VBA
8 4 (3.74%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.74%) Perl
8 4 (3.74%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 4 (3.74%) VBScript
8 4 (3.74%) VB
9 3 (2.80%) PHP
10 2 (1.87%) C
10 2 (1.87%) C++
10 2 (1.87%) Ruby
11 1 (0.93%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 15 (14.02%) Degree
2 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.61%) MCITP
4 2 (1.87%) MCSA
5 1 (0.93%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.54%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (5.61%) Terminal Services
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (3.74%) vSphere
4 4 (3.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (10.28%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (3.74%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 65 (60.75%) Microsoft
2 31 (28.97%) Oracle
3 7 (6.54%) Citrix
4 6 (5.61%) Sybase
4 6 (5.61%) Advent
5 5 (4.67%) VMware
6 4 (3.74%) ESRI
6 4 (3.74%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.74%) CommVault
7 3 (2.80%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.93%) Sun
8 1 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.93%) NetApp
8 1 (0.93%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.93%) JBoss
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