The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Engineer
Rank 87 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.21% - 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £35,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £31,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -16.66%
Database Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
910 869 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.69% 95.81% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 706 768 718
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Database Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Database Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Database Engineer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Kindle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Clusterware

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle