The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Engineer
Rank 446 464 440
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 5 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.023% 0.008% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.009% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 7
Average salary £35,500 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.38% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £50,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £54,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £31,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -3.84%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20356 22430 21702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.96% 94.77% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16382 17934 17955
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Database Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Database Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Database Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Database Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Database Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Hampshire - 2 £35,500 -
Kent +17 1 £27,500 -50.00% 1
Berkshire -4 1 £53,500 +7.00%
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -
Database Engineer
England

Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) Data Guard
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
3 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Kindle
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Clusterware

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) 3G
1 1 (14.29%) 2G
1 1 (14.29%) LTE
1 1 (14.29%) 4G
1 1 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (14.29%) SSDT
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
1 2 (28.57%) Kindle
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) OCP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) HND
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (42.86%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Mapinfo
3 1 (14.29%) Cramer
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