The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Engineer
Rank 242 245 224
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.088% 0.033% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.034% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £26,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.21% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-15.33% -
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5515 5870 5210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.04% 97.49% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 4993 4429
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Database Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Database Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Database Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 8 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
(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
Bristol -1 2 £31,000 -31.11%
Dorset +6 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £22,500 -
Somerset - 1 £26,500 -
Database Engineer
England

Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (36.36%) Clustering
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
4 4 (36.36%) MS Access
4 4 (36.36%) DTS
4 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
4 4 (36.36%) VBA
4 4 (36.36%) MySQL
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) ODBC
5 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) Apple

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (36.36%) DTS
3 4 (36.36%) MS Access
3 4 (36.36%) MySQL
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (18.18%) Big Data
4 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Local Government
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) ODBC
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
1 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 4 (36.36%) VBA
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) DBS Check
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Apple
2 2 (18.18%) Aruba
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Meru Networks
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Talend