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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Engineer
Rank 623 632 593
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 13 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.043% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.045% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 36
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,750 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
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
41807 46178 42162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.54% 93.82% 93.84%
Number of salaries quoted 35269 38303 35650
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 - 5 £70,000 - 1
Database Engineer
England

Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (60.00%) Oracle
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (52.00%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (52.00%) Data Guard
4 13 (52.00%) Oracle Database
5 12 (48.00%) Linux
5 12 (48.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (48.00%) Finance
5 12 (48.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 11 (44.00%) Clustering
6 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (44.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (40.00%) MySQL
8 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
9 8 (32.00%) Financial Institution
10 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (28.00%) OCA
10 7 (28.00%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (28.00%) Windows
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (24.00%) Degree
11 6 (24.00%) Database Security
11 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
12 5 (20.00%) Perl
12 5 (20.00%) UNIX
12 5 (20.00%) OCP

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 3 (12.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (52.00%) Oracle Database
3 12 (48.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (40.00%) MySQL
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
8 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
8 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
9 3 (12.00%) VLDB
9 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (12.00%) Big Data
9 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (12.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Financial Institution
3 5 (20.00%) Marketing
4 3 (12.00%) Advertising
4 3 (12.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Kafka
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Replication
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 5 (20.00%) UNIX
5 4 (16.00%) Solaris
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (24.00%) Database Security
4 5 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (12.00%) ETL
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) Change Data Capture
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Campaign Management
6 2 (8.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (4.00%) CRM
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) BCP
7 1 (4.00%) Validation
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Analytics
7 1 (4.00%) Fund Management
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (20.00%) Perl
4 4 (16.00%) Korn
4 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (8.00%) Python
6 2 (8.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) C#
7 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) OCA
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (24.00%) Degree
3 5 (20.00%) OCP
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (12.00%) HDFS
2 3 (12.00%) Apache Flume
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (52.00%) Data Guard
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (16.00%) Veritas
5 3 (12.00%) HP
5 3 (12.00%) Sony
6 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago