The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Database Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Engineer
Rank 844 932 869
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 41 19 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.019% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.019% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 38 11 65
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £42,000 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +10.82%
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
87086 98244 104666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74003 82364 85193
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Database Engineer in the job title.

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 28 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +62 23 £60,000 -7.69% 5
East of England +11 7 £59,000 +27.56%
South West +9 4 £34,000 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £37,500 -
South East +30 3 £31,750 -27.01%
Database Engineer
UK

Database Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Database Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Database Engineer in the job title.

1 48 (43.64%) Oracle
1 48 (43.64%) Performance Tuning
2 47 (42.73%) Linux
3 40 (36.36%) MySQL
4 38 (34.55%) Amazon AWS
5 35 (31.82%) SQL Server
5 35 (31.82%) SQL
5 35 (31.82%) Python
6 32 (29.09%) Ruby
7 31 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (27.27%) Replication
8 30 (27.27%) Clustering
8 30 (27.27%) MariaDB
9 29 (26.36%) Node.js
10 28 (25.45%) DevOps
11 26 (23.64%) AWS Lambda
12 25 (22.73%) Oracle Database
13 23 (20.91%) Oracle RAC
13 23 (20.91%) Microsoft
14 22 (20.00%) SLA
15 21 (19.09%) Finance
16 18 (16.36%) Middleware
17 17 (15.45%) T-SQL
17 17 (15.45%) Ansible
17 17 (15.45%) Opscode Chef
17 17 (15.45%) Puppet
17 17 (15.45%) High Availability
18 16 (14.55%) Unix
18 16 (14.55%) Project Management
18 16 (14.55%) Migration

Database Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 10 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 38 (34.55%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (23.64%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) DNS
1 1 (0.91%) Firewall
1 1 (0.91%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (36.36%) MySQL
2 35 (31.82%) SQL Server
3 30 (27.27%) MariaDB
4 25 (22.73%) Oracle Database
5 15 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (11.82%) Amazon RDS
8 12 (10.91%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (10.00%) MongoDB
9 11 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (7.27%) Relational Database
11 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (6.36%) Hadoop
12 7 (6.36%) NoSQL
12 7 (6.36%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (5.45%) DB2
13 6 (5.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.73%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.73%) FitNesse
5 3 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (2.73%) Selenium
5 3 (2.73%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.73%) SpecFlow
5 3 (2.73%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 21 (19.09%) Finance
2 15 (13.64%) Publishing
3 10 (9.09%) Electronics
4 2 (1.82%) Advertising
4 2 (1.82%) Banking
4 2 (1.82%) Front Office
4 2 (1.82%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.82%) Marketing
5 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.91%) Legal
5 1 (0.91%) Retail
5 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (26.36%) Node.js
2 18 (16.36%) Middleware
3 12 (10.91%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 10 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (3.64%) JSON
6 3 (2.73%) Web Services
7 2 (1.82%) .NET
7 2 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (27.27%) Clustering
1 30 (27.27%) Replication
2 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.82%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.82%) Equities
5 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.91%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.91%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 47 (42.73%) Linux
2 16 (14.55%) Unix
3 14 (12.73%) Windows
4 13 (11.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (10.00%) Solaris
6 3 (2.73%) CentOS
7 1 (0.91%) AIX
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.91%) SUSE
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (43.64%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (25.45%) DevOps
4 17 (15.45%) High Availability
5 16 (14.55%) Migration
5 16 (14.55%) Project Management
6 13 (11.82%) Performance Analysis
7 12 (10.91%) ETL
7 12 (10.91%) Operations Management
7 12 (10.91%) Performance Monitoring
8 11 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (7.27%) Performance Optimisation
9 8 (7.27%) Test Automation
10 7 (6.36%) Analytics
10 7 (6.36%) Change Management
11 6 (5.45%) Database Optimisation
11 6 (5.45%) ITIL
12 5 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (4.55%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (31.82%) Python
1 35 (31.82%) SQL
2 32 (29.09%) Ruby
3 17 (15.45%) T-SQL
4 8 (7.27%) Perl
5 4 (3.64%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.73%) PHP
6 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.82%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.82%) C
7 2 (1.82%) C#
7 2 (1.82%) Java
7 2 (1.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.91%) Clojure
8 1 (0.91%) COBOL
8 1 (0.91%) Korn
8 1 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (3.64%) Degree
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.91%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (20.91%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (15.45%) Ansible
1 17 (15.45%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (15.45%) Puppet
2 14 (12.73%) Data Guard
3 13 (11.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (11.82%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (2.73%) Salt
5 1 (0.91%) SafeCom
5 1 (0.91%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (43.64%) Oracle
2 23 (20.91%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.82%) Red Hat
4 10 (9.09%) VMware
5 7 (6.36%) IBM
6 5 (4.55%) ParAccel
6 5 (4.55%) Vertica
7 3 (2.73%) Teradata
8 2 (1.82%) HP
8 2 (1.82%) Sage
8 2 (1.82%) Sun
8 2 (1.82%) Sybase
9 1 (0.91%) Informatica
9 1 (0.91%) Netezza
9 1 (0.91%) Talend
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