The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Specialist
Rank 631 658 604
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Specialist 5 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.042% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.045% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 4
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £61,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -19.02%
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.09% -10.00%
Database Specialist
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
40926 47115 41254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.48% 93.82% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34602 39460 34719
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 £32,000 £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 Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Database Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Database Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Database Specialist Salary Trend in London

Database Specialist
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 Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 28 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 +51 1 £57,500 -14.81%
Database Specialist
England

Database Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (41.67%) Service Management
1 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
1 5 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
1 5 (41.67%) Couchbase
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps
1 5 (41.67%) Public Cloud
2 4 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (33.33%) IPTV
2 4 (33.33%) Apache Flex
2 4 (33.33%) Derivative
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (8.33%) OCP
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Reuters
5 1 (8.33%) Bloomberg
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management

Database Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
1 5 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
1 5 (41.67%) Couchbase
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Apache Flex
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Public Cloud
2 4 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
2 4 (33.33%) IPTV
2 4 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Service Management
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) RAD
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) OCP
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCDBA
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Reuters
3 1 (8.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk