The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Engineer
Rank 633 634 629
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 12 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.046% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.048% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 18
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £44,500 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.25% +3.33%
Database Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Database Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Database Engineer Salary Trend in London

Database Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Database Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Database Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 11 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
City of London +52 3 £70,000 +40.00%
Database Engineer
England

Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (52.78%) SQL
3 17 (47.22%) Windows
4 13 (36.11%) Degree
4 13 (36.11%) Mentoring
5 12 (33.33%) MySQL
5 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (30.56%) Performance Optimisation
7 9 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 9 (25.00%) Red Gate
7 9 (25.00%) Wealth Management
7 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (25.00%) Time Management
7 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (25.00%) DTS
7 9 (25.00%) HP
7 9 (25.00%) EMC
7 9 (25.00%) ITIL
7 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 9 (25.00%) SAN
7 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (25.00%) VMware
7 9 (25.00%) VMware ESX
7 9 (25.00%) Banking
8 8 (22.22%) Python
8 8 (22.22%) Migration
8 8 (22.22%) Linux
8 8 (22.22%) ETL

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) SaaS
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (33.33%) MySQL
3 9 (25.00%) DTS
3 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.56%) OLAP
7 2 (5.56%) OLTP
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.78%) Big Data
8 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (25.00%) Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
1 2 (5.56%) MDX
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Streams
1 2 (5.56%) REST
1 2 (5.56%) SOAP
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
1 2 (5.56%) XML
1 2 (5.56%) XSLT
2 1 (2.78%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Fintech
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (22.22%) Linux
4 4 (11.11%) Android
4 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 3 (8.33%) Unix
6 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Mentoring
2 11 (30.56%) Performance Optimisation
3 9 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (25.00%) ITIL
3 9 (25.00%) Time Management
3 9 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 9 (25.00%) Wealth Management
4 8 (22.22%) ETL
4 8 (22.22%) Migration
5 6 (16.67%) Database Tuning
6 5 (13.89%) Analytics
7 4 (11.11%) Database Theory
7 4 (11.11%) High Availability
8 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.56%) Patch Management
9 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (22.22%) Python
4 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 6 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) OCP
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCSA
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) HAProxy
2 2 (5.56%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) EMC
1 9 (25.00%) HP
1 9 (25.00%) Red Gate
1 9 (25.00%) VMware
2 6 (16.67%) Sybase
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle
4 4 (11.11%) Percona
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