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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Engineer
Rank 606 636 690
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 46 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.069% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.072% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 43 28 18
Average salary £57,500 £58,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,750 £37,850
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £70,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +28.57%
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
40478 43348 47115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 36501 38952
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +65 8 £56,250 -18.62%
Database Engineer
England

Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 35 (60.34%) SQL Server
2 26 (44.83%) SQL
3 22 (37.93%) MySQL
4 21 (36.21%) Linux
5 20 (34.48%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (31.03%) Python
6 18 (31.03%) Oracle
6 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
6 18 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (29.31%) Migration
8 16 (27.59%) MariaDB
8 16 (27.59%) Replication
8 16 (27.59%) Clustering
8 16 (27.59%) T-SQL
8 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
9 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (25.86%) Ruby
10 14 (24.14%) Amazon RDS
10 14 (24.14%) Performance Analysis
10 14 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (24.14%) Puppet
10 14 (24.14%) Ansible
11 13 (22.41%) Node.js
11 13 (22.41%) ETL
12 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (20.69%) Analytics
12 12 (20.69%) AWS Lambda
13 11 (18.97%) Jenkins
13 11 (18.97%) SQL Server 2008

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 13 (22.41%) Node.js
2 2 (3.45%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (20.69%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (13.79%) SaaS
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) SAN
2 1 (1.72%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (60.34%) SQL Server
2 22 (37.93%) MySQL
3 16 (27.59%) MariaDB
4 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (24.14%) Amazon RDS
6 12 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (18.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (12.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (6.90%) Big Data
11 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
11 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
11 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (5.17%) Hadoop
12 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
12 3 (5.17%) Neo4j
12 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.97%) Jenkins
3 7 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Banking
2 4 (6.90%) Marketing
2 4 (6.90%) Publishing
3 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.45%) Front Office
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) Middleware
1 4 (6.90%) Web Services
2 3 (5.17%) XML
3 2 (3.45%) .NET
3 2 (3.45%) MDX
4 1 (1.72%) Java EE
4 1 (1.72%) JSON
4 1 (1.72%) REST
4 1 (1.72%) SOAP
4 1 (1.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Clustering
1 16 (27.59%) Replication
2 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) e-Learning
3 2 (3.45%) Equities
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Fintech
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Windows
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) Solaris
4 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.72%) Unix
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (29.31%) Migration
3 14 (24.14%) Performance Analysis
4 13 (22.41%) ETL
5 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (20.69%) Analytics
6 9 (15.52%) DevOps
6 9 (15.52%) Performance Optimisation
7 8 (13.79%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (10.34%) High Availability
8 6 (10.34%) ITIL
9 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.90%) Release Management
10 3 (5.17%) Change Management
10 3 (5.17%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.17%) Marketing Analytics
10 3 (5.17%) Time Management
10 3 (5.17%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) SQL
2 18 (31.03%) Python
3 16 (27.59%) T-SQL
4 15 (25.86%) Ruby
5 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.45%) C#
7 2 (3.45%) C++
7 2 (3.45%) Java
7 2 (3.45%) Perl
7 2 (3.45%) PHP
7 2 (3.45%) Scala
8 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) MCSA
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (24.14%) Ansible
1 14 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (24.14%) Puppet
2 2 (3.45%) Salt
3 1 (1.72%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Oracle
2 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) EMC
3 3 (5.17%) HP
3 3 (5.17%) IBM
3 3 (5.17%) RedGate
3 3 (5.17%) VMware
4 1 (1.72%) Teradata
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £37,000 - £52,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago