The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Database Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Engineer
UK
Rank 797 858 909
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 61 62 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.063% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.065% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 44 50 37
Median salary £40,082 £34,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.17% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £33,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -16.87%

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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Database Engineer in the job title.

Database Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Database Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Database Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Database Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Engineer over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Database Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Database Engineer
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +46 58 £41,674 +19.06% 4
London +82 32 £55,000 -24.13%
South East +67 18 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Berkshire +43 12 £27,500 +3.77%
Reading +30 12 £27,500 +3.77%
City of London +35 8 £47,500 -32.14%
Surrey - 5 £22,500 -
North West -13 3 £43,349 -8.74%
Wales - 3 £40,082 -
South Wales - 3 £40,082 -
West Yorkshire +22 2 £45,000 +32.35%
Leeds +21 2 £45,000 +32.35%
Yorkshire +20 2 £45,000 +32.35%
South West +7 2 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Bristol +7 2 £42,500 -1.16% 1
Cardiff - 2 £40,082 -
Merseyside - 2 £43,349 -
Liverpool - 2 £43,349 -
Staines - 2 £22,500 -
East Midlands +11 1 £32,500 - 1
Manchester -18 1 £32,500 -31.57%
Leicestershire - 1 £32,500 -
Coalville - 1 £32,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £22,500 -
Newport - 1 - -

Database Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Database Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Database Engineer in the job title.

1 69 (62.16%) SQL
2 45 (40.54%) Oracle
3 34 (30.63%) SQL Server
4 33 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (28.83%) MySQL
6 30 (27.03%) Performance Tuning
7 28 (25.23%) T-SQL
8 26 (23.42%) MongoDB
9 24 (21.62%) ETL
10 23 (20.72%) Oracle Database
11 22 (19.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (19.82%) Python
12 21 (18.92%) Linux
13 20 (18.02%) Java
13 20 (18.02%) Data Warehouse
13 20 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (17.12%) Relational Database
15 18 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (15.32%) SAN
16 17 (15.32%) Hadoop
17 16 (14.41%) Unix
18 15 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
18 15 (13.51%) Elasticsearch
18 15 (13.51%) DevOps
18 15 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
19 14 (12.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 14 (12.61%) Ruby
19 14 (12.61%) Enterprise Software
19 14 (12.61%) Windows
19 14 (12.61%) Sybase

Database Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (13.51%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (9.01%) Cloud Foundry
2 10 (9.01%) OpenStack
3 7 (6.31%) Apache
4 5 (4.50%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.80%) IIS
5 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.60%) MS Office
3 4 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 33 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.60%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (1.80%) IaaS
3 2 (1.80%) PaaS
4 1 (0.90%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.32%) SAN
2 10 (9.01%) NAS
3 3 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.63%) SQL Server
2 32 (28.83%) MySQL
3 26 (23.42%) MongoDB
4 23 (20.72%) Oracle Database
5 22 (19.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (18.02%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (17.12%) Relational Database
8 18 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (15.32%) Hadoop
10 15 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (12.61%) RDBMS
11 14 (12.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (10.81%) Amazon Redshift
12 12 (10.81%) NoSQL
13 10 (9.01%) Big Data
13 10 (9.01%) Redis
14 9 (8.11%) Couchbase
15 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (6.31%) Oracle Reports
17 6 (5.41%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 15 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.41%) JUnit
2 6 (5.41%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.50%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.50%) Maven
4 4 (3.60%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (3.60%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (11.71%) Finance
2 10 (9.01%) Publishing
3 4 (3.60%) Advertising
3 4 (3.60%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.70%) Banking
5 2 (1.80%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.80%) Electronics
6 1 (0.90%) Games
6 1 (0.90%) Local Government
6 1 (0.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.91%) JDBC
2 6 (5.41%) LAMP
2 6 (5.41%) Middleware
3 5 (4.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 4 (3.60%) Node.js
5 2 (1.80%) HTML
5 2 (1.80%) J2EE
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.80%) RESTful
6 1 (0.90%) .NET
6 1 (0.90%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.90%) REST
6 1 (0.90%) SOAP
6 1 (0.90%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.61%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.41%) Replication
4 4 (3.60%) CCTV
4 4 (3.60%) Clustering
4 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.80%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.92%) Linux
2 16 (14.41%) Unix
3 14 (12.61%) Windows
4 8 (7.21%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.60%) VMS
6 4 (3.60%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.03%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (21.62%) ETL
3 20 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (13.51%) DevOps
5 14 (12.61%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (11.71%) Migration
7 12 (10.81%) Data Migration
7 12 (10.81%) High Availability
8 11 (9.91%) Scrum
9 10 (9.01%) Configuration Management
9 10 (9.01%) Error Analysis
10 9 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.11%) Data Security
10 9 (8.11%) Database Optimisation
10 9 (8.11%) Performance Optimisation
10 9 (8.11%) Test Automation
10 9 (8.11%) Unit Testing
11 8 (7.21%) Automated Testing
11 8 (7.21%) Performance Engineering
11 8 (7.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (62.16%) SQL
2 28 (25.23%) T-SQL
3 22 (19.82%) Python
4 20 (18.02%) Java
5 14 (12.61%) Ruby
6 13 (11.71%) Perl
6 13 (11.71%) PL/SQL
7 10 (9.01%) Go
7 10 (9.01%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.50%) R
9 2 (1.80%) Scala
10 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.90%) C#
10 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (10.81%) Degree
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.01%) Ceph
1 10 (9.01%) Docker
2 9 (8.11%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (3.60%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.60%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (9.91%) Ansible
1 11 (9.91%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (9.91%) Puppet
2 10 (9.01%) Kibana
2 10 (9.01%) Kubernetes
3 6 (5.41%) Data Guard
3 6 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (4.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 5 (4.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (3.60%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (0.90%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 45 (40.54%) Oracle
2 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.61%) Sybase
3 10 (9.01%) Splunk
4 9 (8.11%) ParAccel
4 9 (8.11%) Vertica
5 7 (6.31%) Informatica
5 7 (6.31%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.41%) Talend
6 6 (5.41%) VMware
7 2 (1.80%) Sage
7 2 (1.80%) Teradata
8 1 (0.90%) HP
8 1 (0.90%) Netezza
8 1 (0.90%) PayPal
8 1 (0.90%) Sun
Chelmsford, Essex
Kent & Essex Police
Salary: From £31,353 to £36,390 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Kent & Essex Police
Salary: From £31,353 to £36,390 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago