The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Engineer
Rank 643 570 656
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +86
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 22 45 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.044% 0.097% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.10% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 15 44 11
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £32,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -45.83%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47128 43468 52649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 93.93% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38864 36712 45646
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Database Engineer
England

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 16 April 2014.

Database Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 36 (80.00%) SQL
2 23 (51.11%) Performance Tuning
3 22 (48.89%) Oracle
4 20 (44.44%) Oracle Database
5 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 18 (40.00%) Finance
6 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 14 (31.11%) Windows
7 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
8 12 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (26.67%) Java
9 11 (24.44%) MySQL
10 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (20.00%) PL/SQL
11 9 (20.00%) Linux
11 9 (20.00%) UNIX
11 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
12 8 (17.78%) Apache
12 8 (17.78%) JBoss
12 8 (17.78%) WebLogic
12 8 (17.78%) Financial Institution
12 8 (17.78%) WebSphere
12 8 (17.78%) Data Mapping
13 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
13 7 (15.56%) ETL
14 6 (13.33%) DB2

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 8 (17.78%) WebLogic
1 8 (17.78%) Apache
1 8 (17.78%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) Advent Moxy
3 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) ATM
1 5 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.22%) VLAN
3 1 (2.22%) VoIP
3 1 (2.22%) DHCP
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (24.44%) MySQL
5 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (13.33%) DB2
9 5 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (8.89%) Redis
10 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (6.67%) HBase
11 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
11 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
1 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Front Office
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
3 1 (2.22%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) EDI
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) EFT
2 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.44%) Clustering
3 2 (4.44%) Open Source
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) UNIX
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (17.78%) Data Mapping
3 7 (15.56%) ETL
4 6 (13.33%) Migration
5 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.89%) Wealth Management
6 4 (8.89%) High Availability
6 4 (8.89%) Time Management
7 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.67%) Investment Management
7 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.44%) ITIL
8 2 (4.44%) Database Security
8 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.22%) Data Migration
9 1 (2.22%) CRM
9 1 (2.22%) Project Management
9 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.22%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) Java
3 9 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.89%) PHP
7 2 (4.44%) C#
8 1 (2.22%) VB6
8 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) MCSA
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Terminal Services
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (11.11%) Data Guard
2 3 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Oracle
2 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.78%) JBoss
4 5 (11.11%) Advent
4 5 (11.11%) Citrix
5 3 (6.67%) Netezza
5 3 (6.67%) Percona
6 2 (4.44%) Red Gate
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco
7 1 (2.22%) Tableau
7 1 (2.22%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (2.22%) Novell
7 1 (2.22%) Scalix
7 1 (2.22%) Teradata