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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Engineer
Rank 822 852 853
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 57 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.017% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.018% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 39 13 19
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 £40,400 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £59,800
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -1.17%
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
100772 93375 103116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82602 78321 88425
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
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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 -2 27 £60,000 +9.09% 1
South East +13 15 £60,000 -
East of England -5 7 £47,500 +111.11% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £22,500 -
South West -16 2 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Midlands - 2 £32,500 -
Database Engineer
UK

Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 86 (82.69%) SQL
2 64 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 63 (60.58%) SQL Server
4 41 (39.42%) Performance Tuning
5 40 (38.46%) .NET
6 39 (37.50%) T-SQL
7 36 (34.62%) Windows
8 34 (32.69%) C#
9 30 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (25.96%) Oracle
10 27 (25.96%) E-Commerce
11 26 (25.00%) Linux
11 26 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 26 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 26 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 24 (23.08%) Oracle Database
13 23 (22.12%) Finance
14 22 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (20.19%) Data Warehouse
15 21 (20.19%) OLTP
16 20 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
17 19 (18.27%) Unit Testing
18 18 (17.31%) SQL Server 2008
18 18 (17.31%) Scrum
19 17 (16.35%) WCF
20 16 (15.38%) Degree
20 16 (15.38%) TDD
20 16 (15.38%) ASP.NET
20 16 (15.38%) MySQL
21 15 (14.42%) Data Modelling

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 5 (4.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.85%) ArcGIS
2 4 (3.85%) CMS
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (1.92%) IIS
4 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.96%) CICS
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 26 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 6 (5.77%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) Internet
2 4 (3.85%) ATM
2 4 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.92%) LAN
3 2 (1.92%) WAN
4 1 (0.96%) Firewall
4 1 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (60.58%) SQL Server
2 26 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 26 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (23.08%) Oracle Database
4 21 (20.19%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (20.19%) OLTP
5 18 (17.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (15.38%) MySQL
7 12 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (8.65%) Oracle Exadata
9 8 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (6.73%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (5.77%) DB2
11 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (4.81%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
14 3 (2.88%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 20 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (13.46%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.73%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.81%) JConsole
5 2 (1.92%) MSBuild
General
1 23 (22.12%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Retail
3 6 (5.77%) Banking
4 5 (4.81%) Automotive
5 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.92%) Legal
6 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.96%) Advertising
7 1 (0.96%) Games
7 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.96%) French Language
7 1 (0.96%) German Language
7 1 (0.96%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (38.46%) .NET
2 17 (16.35%) WCF
3 16 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 14 (13.46%) COM
4 14 (13.46%) Web Services
4 14 (13.46%) WPF
4 14 (13.46%) RESTful
4 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (4.81%) JRockit
5 5 (4.81%) Middleware
6 4 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.85%) XML
6 4 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (2.88%) jQuery
7 3 (2.88%) SOAP
8 1 (0.96%) ODBC
8 1 (0.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Client/Server
2 11 (10.58%) Replication
3 6 (5.77%) Clustering
3 6 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.81%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.85%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.85%) EFT
5 4 (3.85%) GIS
5 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.88%) Kindle
7 1 (0.96%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.96%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.96%) Derivative
7 1 (0.96%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 36 (34.62%) Windows
2 26 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (3.85%) UNIX
3 4 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.42%) Performance Tuning
2 30 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (25.96%) E-Commerce
4 22 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (18.27%) Unit Testing
6 18 (17.31%) Scrum
7 16 (15.38%) TDD
8 15 (14.42%) Data Modelling
9 14 (13.46%) System Testing
10 13 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (8.65%) Software Engineering
11 9 (8.65%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (7.69%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.77%) Database Tuning
13 6 (5.77%) ETL
13 6 (5.77%) Time Management
14 5 (4.81%) Project Management
14 5 (4.81%) Change Management
14 5 (4.81%) Database Security
15 4 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 86 (82.69%) SQL
2 39 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 34 (32.69%) C#
4 10 (9.62%) Java
5 9 (8.65%) Python
6 8 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.81%) Perl
8 5 (4.81%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 4 (3.85%) VB
10 3 (2.88%) VBA
10 3 (2.88%) C++
10 3 (2.88%) C
10 3 (2.88%) PHP
11 2 (1.92%) Ruby
12 1 (0.96%) VBScript
12 1 (0.96%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 16 (15.38%) Degree
2 11 (10.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.77%) MCITP
4 2 (1.92%) MCSA
4 2 (1.92%) ISEB
5 1 (0.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.88%) QA
2 2 (1.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (6.73%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (5.77%) Terminal Services
3 5 (4.81%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (3.85%) vSphere
4 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (10.58%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 64 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 27 (25.96%) Oracle
3 7 (6.73%) Citrix
4 6 (5.77%) Sybase
4 6 (5.77%) Advent
5 5 (4.81%) VMware
6 4 (3.85%) ESRI
6 4 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.85%) CommVault
7 3 (2.88%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.96%) NetApp
8 1 (0.96%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.96%) Sun
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