The first table below looks at the demand for the Database Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Specialist
Rank 879 822 839
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Specialist 16 14 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.014% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.015% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 24
Average salary £35,000 £30,040 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.51% -45.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £27,674 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £28,080 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+24.64% -33.92%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102690 95590 105693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84523 79913 91207
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Database Specialist
UK

Database Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Database Specialist in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Database Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Database Specialist
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Specialist across the England region.

Database Specialist Salary Trend in England

Database Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Database Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Database Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 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 -25 8 £35,000 -26.31% 2
South East -5 5 £35,000 +9.37% 1
South West -24 1 £55,000 +95.86%
Yorkshire -30 1 £33,000 +22.22%
North West - 1 £32,500 -
Database Specialist
UK

Database Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Database Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 49 (85.96%) SQL
2 43 (75.44%) Oracle
3 33 (57.89%) SQL Server
4 25 (43.86%) MS Excel
5 24 (42.11%) Migration
6 22 (38.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
8 19 (33.33%) Oracle Database
9 17 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (29.82%) DB2
9 17 (29.82%) SAP
10 16 (28.07%) Crystal Reports
10 16 (28.07%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (28.07%) Data Migration
11 15 (26.32%) Windows
11 15 (26.32%) ETL
12 14 (24.56%) ERP
12 14 (24.56%) JBoss
12 14 (24.56%) SOA
12 14 (24.56%) BusinessObjects
12 14 (24.56%) Informatica
12 14 (24.56%) JD Edwards
12 14 (24.56%) BizTalk Server
12 14 (24.56%) Middleware
12 14 (24.56%) Apache
12 14 (24.56%) Cognos
12 14 (24.56%) Cognos Powerplay
12 14 (24.56%) Cognos Impromptu
12 14 (24.56%) Business Objects
12 14 (24.56%) PeopleSoft

Database Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Database Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (24.56%) BizTalk Server
1 14 (24.56%) Apache
2 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (43.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) Internet
1 7 (12.28%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 22 (38.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 17 (29.82%) DB2
5 16 (28.07%) Crystal Reports
5 16 (28.07%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (24.56%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (24.56%) Cognos Powerplay
6 14 (24.56%) Cognos Impromptu
6 14 (24.56%) Oracle OWB
6 14 (24.56%) Oracle ODI
7 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
10 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Toad
General
1 14 (24.56%) Games
2 8 (14.04%) Finance
3 4 (7.02%) Advertising
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) Middleware
2 9 (15.79%) XML
3 6 (10.53%) HTML
4 5 (8.77%) .NET
4 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.26%) Web Services
5 3 (5.26%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Data Conversion
1 14 (24.56%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (12.28%) EFT
3 6 (10.53%) Replication
4 5 (8.77%) Kindle
5 4 (7.02%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) UNIX
3 5 (8.77%) Linux
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Migration
2 17 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (28.07%) Data Migration
4 15 (26.32%) ETL
5 14 (24.56%) ERP
5 14 (24.56%) SOA
6 12 (21.05%) ITIL
7 9 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (12.28%) Service Management
9 5 (8.77%) Web Development
9 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
10 4 (7.02%) ITSM
11 3 (5.26%) Security Management
11 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
11 3 (5.26%) Time Management
12 2 (3.51%) Data Transformation
12 2 (3.51%) Performance Monitoring
12 2 (3.51%) Data Protection
12 2 (3.51%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (85.96%) SQL
2 12 (21.05%) Java
3 8 (14.04%) T-SQL
3 8 (14.04%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.77%) C#
4 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.77%) PHP
4 5 (8.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (5.26%) OCP
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.75%) MCSA
4 1 (1.75%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.75%) HNC
4 1 (1.75%) HND
4 1 (1.75%) MCITP
4 1 (1.75%) MCTS
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 43 (75.44%) Oracle
2 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
3 17 (29.82%) SAP
4 14 (24.56%) JBoss
4 14 (24.56%) Informatica
4 14 (24.56%) JD Edwards
4 14 (24.56%) Cognos
4 14 (24.56%) Business Objects
4 14 (24.56%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) Teradata
6 1 (1.75%) VMware
6 1 (1.75%) Red Gate
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Maximum £35,000 plus discretionary b
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitivE Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago