The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Consultant
Rank 883 868 869
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Consultant 11 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.008% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.009% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 20
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £30,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -29.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107850 100706 111819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.25% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87304 83723 95384
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Database Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Database Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Database Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Consultant within the UK.

Database Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Database Consultant
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
England +11 11 £40,000 -5.88% 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
North West - 4 £37,500 -
Leeds - 4 £40,000 -
Manchester - 4 £37,500 -
London -9 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £45,000 -
East of England - 1 £45,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £45,000 -

Database Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Database Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) Oracle
2 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (55.00%) Oracle Database
4 9 (45.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (25.00%) ETL
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (25.00%) UNIX
6 5 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
7 4 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 4 (20.00%) Business Objects
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (15.00%) SAP
8 3 (15.00%) DCOM
8 3 (15.00%) ISO 9000
8 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
9 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (10.00%) Analytics
9 2 (10.00%) SAP HANA
9 2 (10.00%) Big Data
9 2 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics

Database Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Database Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 4 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (10.00%) SAP HANA
7 2 (10.00%) Big Data
7 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
8 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) DCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) DTV
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) Database Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) OCP
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Teradata
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase
4 1 (5.00%) Unica