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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Engineer
Rank 858 882 845
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 53 37 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.038% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.039% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 44 29 41
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-15.33% -
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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 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
(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
South East +1 14 £26,500 -26.38% 5
London -3 13 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire - 11 £34,000 - 1
East of England +4 8 £50,000 +29.03%
South West -6 5 £26,500 -44.21%
North West +6 1 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £22,500 -
Database Engineer
UK

Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 61 (59.22%) SQL
2 57 (55.34%) SQL Server
3 37 (35.92%) MySQL
4 31 (30.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (24.27%) Migration
5 25 (24.27%) ETL
6 24 (23.30%) Windows
7 23 (22.33%) Sybase
8 20 (19.42%) T-SQL
8 20 (19.42%) Microsoft
9 19 (18.45%) Degree
10 17 (16.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (16.50%) Data Migration
11 16 (15.53%) Oracle
11 16 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
12 14 (13.59%) Oracle Database
13 13 (12.62%) Mentoring
13 13 (12.62%) DTS
14 12 (11.65%) SAN
14 12 (11.65%) HP
14 12 (11.65%) Visual Studio
14 12 (11.65%) Linux
14 12 (11.65%) VMware
14 12 (11.65%) Time Management
15 11 (10.68%) Software Testing
15 11 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (10.68%) Performance Optimisation
15 11 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (9.71%) ITIL

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
1 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (4.85%) SaaS
2 3 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.97%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.65%) SAN
2 3 (2.91%) DHCP
2 3 (2.91%) DNS
2 3 (2.91%) Internet
2 3 (2.91%) Wireless
3 1 (0.97%) DAB
3 1 (0.97%) HTTP
3 1 (0.97%) LAN
3 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (55.34%) SQL Server
2 37 (35.92%) MySQL
3 31 (30.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (16.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (13.59%) Oracle Database
6 13 (12.62%) DTS
7 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (7.77%) Big Data
8 8 (7.77%) NoSQL
9 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
11 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (3.88%) MongoDB
12 4 (3.88%) MS Access
12 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (3.88%) RDBMS
13 3 (2.91%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 12 (11.65%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.71%) Cucumber
2 10 (9.71%) FitNesse
2 10 (9.71%) Selenium
2 10 (9.71%) SoapUI
2 10 (9.71%) SpecFlow
3 6 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (8.74%) Banking
2 7 (6.80%) Finance
3 3 (2.91%) Marketing
3 3 (2.91%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Local Government
5 1 (0.97%) Back Office
5 1 (0.97%) Electronics
5 1 (0.97%) French Language
5 1 (0.97%) Front Office
5 1 (0.97%) German Language
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) XML
2 4 (3.88%) ODBC
3 3 (2.91%) .NET
3 3 (2.91%) Ajax
3 3 (2.91%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (2.91%) HTML
3 3 (2.91%) HTML5
3 3 (2.91%) JSON
4 2 (1.94%) MDX
4 2 (1.94%) Middleware
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Streams
4 2 (1.94%) REST
4 2 (1.94%) SOAP
4 2 (1.94%) Web Services
4 2 (1.94%) XSLT
5 1 (0.97%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.97%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.80%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.83%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.85%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.85%) Clustering
5 4 (3.88%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.91%) Data Extraction
6 3 (2.91%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.91%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.97%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.97%) Fintech
7 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.30%) Windows
2 12 (11.65%) Linux
3 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (7.77%) Unix
5 4 (3.88%) Android
5 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.27%) ETL
1 25 (24.27%) Migration
2 17 (16.50%) Data Migration
3 16 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (12.62%) Mentoring
5 12 (11.65%) Time Management
6 11 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (10.68%) Performance Optimisation
6 11 (10.68%) Software Testing
7 10 (9.71%) ATDD
7 10 (9.71%) BDD
7 10 (9.71%) ITIL
7 10 (9.71%) Test Automation
7 10 (9.71%) Test Management
7 10 (9.71%) Test Planning
7 10 (9.71%) User Stories
7 10 (9.71%) Web Testing
8 9 (8.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (8.74%) Translating Business Requirements
8 9 (8.74%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (59.22%) SQL
2 20 (19.42%) T-SQL
3 10 (9.71%) Java
4 8 (7.77%) Python
5 7 (6.80%) Perl
6 6 (5.83%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.83%) C#
7 5 (4.85%) C++
8 4 (3.88%) VBA
9 3 (2.91%) PHP
10 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) DBS Check
2 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.94%) OCP
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.97%) HNC
4 1 (0.97%) HND
4 1 (0.97%) MCP
4 1 (0.97%) MCSA
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.74%) VMware ESX
2 4 (3.88%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.91%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.91%) XenServer
4 1 (0.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.88%) HAProxy
2 4 (3.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (2.91%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (22.33%) Sybase
2 20 (19.42%) Microsoft
3 16 (15.53%) Oracle
4 12 (11.65%) HP
4 12 (11.65%) VMware
5 9 (8.74%) EMC
5 9 (8.74%) Red Gate
6 4 (3.88%) Percona
7 3 (2.91%) Apple
7 3 (2.91%) Aruba
7 3 (2.91%) Meru Networks
8 1 (0.97%) Google
8 1 (0.97%) Informatica
8 1 (0.97%) Talend
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