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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Consultant
Rank 862 863 867
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Consultant 13 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.014% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.015% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 3
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -

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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Consultant over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Database Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Database Consultant
Top 16 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 4 March 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
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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 -2 12 £40,000 -11.11%
West Yorkshire - 8 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 8 £40,000 -
Leeds - 6 £40,000 -
South East -18 2 £48,500 -11.81%
London +19 1 £55,000 -31.25%
Somerset +2 1 £45,000 -
Bath -1 1 £45,000 -
Berkshire -10 1 £57,000 +3.63%
South West -18 1 £45,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
City of London - 1 £55,000 -
Brighton - 1 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £57,000 -

Database Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 17 (68.00%) Oracle Database
3 16 (64.00%) UNIX
3 16 (64.00%) Windows
3 16 (64.00%) Linux
4 15 (60.00%) OCP
4 15 (60.00%) Oracle Certification
4 15 (60.00%) RDBMS
4 15 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 15 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (60.00%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (36.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.00%) ETL
7 4 (16.00%) Pentaho
7 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (16.00%) Adabas
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
7 4 (16.00%) DataStage
8 2 (8.00%) DB2
8 2 (8.00%) MySQL
8 2 (8.00%) VMware
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
9 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (4.00%) Retail
9 1 (4.00%) Alterian

Database Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) FastStats
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) Oracle Database
2 15 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 15 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.00%) Pentaho
3 4 (16.00%) Adabas
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.00%) DataStage
4 2 (8.00%) DB2
4 2 (8.00%) MySQL
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) UNIX
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (20.00%) ETL
3 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.00%) Logistics
4 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.00%) High Availability
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Ruby
2 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.00%) Python
2 1 (4.00%) VB
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) OCP
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Alterian
3 1 (4.00%) Percona
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft