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 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 Specialist
Rank 635 649 645
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Specialist 10 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.024% 0.010% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.010% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
Average salary £57,500 £71,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.29% +67.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £67,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,625 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +11.76%
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
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 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
Salary Histogram in London

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

Database Specialist Salary Histogram 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 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
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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 - 2 £47,500 -
Database Specialist
England

Database Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) MySQL
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) PHP
5 5 (33.33%) Python
5 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 5 (33.33%) Games
5 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 5 (33.33%) Physics
5 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (33.33%) Online Games
5 5 (33.33%) Online Betting
5 5 (33.33%) Ruby
5 5 (33.33%) DevOps
5 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (26.67%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (26.67%) Database Security
6 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (26.67%) Banking
6 4 (26.67%) Retail
6 4 (26.67%) IBM
6 4 (26.67%) DB2

Database Specialist
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 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (26.67%) DB2
3 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (13.33%) QlikView
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (33.33%) Games
1 5 (33.33%) Online Betting
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 5 (33.33%) Online Games
1 5 (33.33%) Physics
2 4 (26.67%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps
1 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (26.67%) Database Security
2 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) High Availability
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) PHP
3 5 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Tableau
3 2 (13.33%) Talend
4 1 (6.67%) Informatica