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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Engineer
Rank 852 831 823
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 15 57 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.052% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.055% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 10 51 17
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £37,500 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £65,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
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
96246 103337 95812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.32% 94.46% 94.27%
Number of salaries quoted 80520 85095 80045
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 £26,500 £26,500
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 3 August 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 3 August 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
London -1 5 £63,750 +2.00% 1
East of England +18 4 £42,500 -
South West -9 3 £39,000 -2.50% 1
North West - 2 £42,000 -
South East -7 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Database Engineer
UK

Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 36 (62.07%) SQL
2 33 (56.90%) SQL Server
3 32 (55.17%) Oracle
3 32 (55.17%) Oracle Database
4 22 (37.93%) Data Guard
4 22 (37.93%) Oracle RAC
5 21 (36.21%) T-SQL
6 19 (32.76%) Clustering
7 18 (31.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
7 18 (31.03%) Oracle Database 10g
8 17 (29.31%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (29.31%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (27.59%) Oracle RMAN
10 15 (25.86%) Finance
10 15 (25.86%) Linux
11 14 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (22.41%) UNIX
13 12 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (17.24%) MySQL
14 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (15.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 9 (15.52%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (15.52%) Shell Script
15 9 (15.52%) Perl
15 9 (15.52%) Performance Monitoring
15 9 (15.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (13.79%) Relational Database

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 5 (8.62%) IIS
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (56.90%) SQL Server
2 32 (55.17%) Oracle Database
3 18 (31.03%) Oracle Database 10g
3 18 (31.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (29.31%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (17.24%) MySQL
9 9 (15.52%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (13.79%) RDBMS
10 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
11 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (5.17%) DTS
13 2 (3.45%) MS Access
13 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
14 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
14 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) Toad
2 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.90%) Local Government
4 3 (5.17%) Retail
4 3 (5.17%) Automotive
5 1 (1.72%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) .NET
1 5 (8.62%) Middleware
2 4 (6.90%) WCF
2 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.90%) XML
3 3 (5.17%) SOAP
3 3 (5.17%) jQuery
4 2 (3.45%) ODBC
5 1 (1.72%) RESTful
5 1 (1.72%) HTML
5 1 (1.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) Clustering
2 3 (5.17%) Replication
3 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.72%) BBC
4 1 (1.72%) Statistics
4 1 (1.72%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.72%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.72%) Kindle
4 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.72%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Linux
2 13 (22.41%) UNIX
3 9 (15.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.34%) Windows
4 6 (10.34%) Solaris
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (15.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (13.79%) Data Modelling
5 6 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.34%) Database Security
6 5 (8.62%) Operations Management
7 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.17%) Asset Management
8 3 (5.17%) CRM
8 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.17%) Migration
8 3 (5.17%) ITIL
8 3 (5.17%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.17%) Network Management
9 2 (3.45%) Change Control
9 2 (3.45%) Validation
9 2 (3.45%) Coaching
9 2 (3.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) SQL
2 21 (36.21%) T-SQL
3 9 (15.52%) Perl
3 9 (15.52%) Shell Script
4 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
5 6 (10.34%) C#
6 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.62%) Python
7 4 (6.90%) Korn
7 4 (6.90%) C
7 4 (6.90%) C++
7 4 (6.90%) Java
8 3 (5.17%) VBA
9 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.72%) PHP
10 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.79%) MCP
2 8 (13.79%) Degree
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (8.62%) OCA
5 4 (6.90%) OCP
6 1 (1.72%) MCSA
6 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (37.93%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) Docker
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 22 (37.93%) Data Guard
2 16 (27.59%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (15.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 32 (55.17%) Oracle
2 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.62%) Veritas
5 3 (5.17%) Rackspace
6 2 (3.45%) VMware
7 1 (1.72%) Google
7 1 (1.72%) Sony
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