The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Engineer
Rank 858 875 858
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 28 27 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.024% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.026% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 32
Average salary £53,500 £51,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,400 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £42,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +49.12%

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
106230 104914 110587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.72% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88114 86181 94870
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 26 November 2014 within the UK.

Database Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Database Engineer
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 November 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 -5 21 £60,000 +17.07% 2
London -7 6 £60,000 +9.09% 1
South East -6 5 £60,000 +51.89%
East of England - 5 £41,250 -
Wales - 4 £29,250 -
Bristol -4 3 £40,000 -11.11%
South West -17 3 £40,000 -11.11%
South Wales - 3 £28,500 -
Scotland - 3 £70,000 -
Cardiff - 3 £28,500 -
Glasgow - 3 £70,000 -
Reading - 3 £60,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £53,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £46,250 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £32,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £53,500 -
Oxford - 2 £60,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £37,500 -
St Albans - 2 £46,250 -
Stafford - 2 £32,500 -
Wallingford - 2 £60,000 -
Abingdon - 2 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £32,500 -
City of London +36 1 £65,000 +36.84%
Essex - 1 - -
Saffron Walden - 1 - -

Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 85 (85.00%) SQL
2 66 (66.00%) SQL Server
3 60 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 49 (49.00%) T-SQL
5 42 (42.00%) Performance Tuning
6 41 (41.00%) .NET
7 36 (36.00%) C#
8 30 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 28 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (25.00%) Windows
10 25 (25.00%) Linux
10 25 (25.00%) E-Commerce
11 24 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (20.00%) Data Modelling
12 20 (20.00%) Unit Testing
13 19 (19.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 19 (19.00%) OLTP
13 19 (19.00%) Oracle
14 18 (18.00%) ASP.NET
14 18 (18.00%) Finance
15 16 (16.00%) TDD
16 15 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
16 15 (15.00%) Degree
17 14 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (14.00%) COM
17 14 (14.00%) XML
17 14 (14.00%) MySQL
17 14 (14.00%) MS Excel

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.00%) ArcGIS
1 4 (4.00%) CMS
1 4 (4.00%) IIS
2 3 (3.00%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 14 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.00%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 6 (6.00%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.00%) Firewall
3 2 (2.00%) LAN
3 2 (2.00%) WAN
4 1 (1.00%) Internet
4 1 (1.00%) 3G
4 1 (1.00%) 2G
4 1 (1.00%) VLAN
4 1 (1.00%) LTE
4 1 (1.00%) 4G
4 1 (1.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (66.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (19.00%) OLTP
5 19 (19.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (14.00%) MySQL
8 13 (13.00%) Oracle Database
9 9 (9.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (5.00%) Relational Database
13 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (4.00%) RDBMS
13 4 (4.00%) NoSQL
13 4 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 15 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 8 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.00%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.00%) JConsole
General
1 18 (18.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Automotive
3 6 (6.00%) Banking
3 6 (6.00%) Retail
4 5 (5.00%) Marketing
5 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.00%) Advertising
6 3 (3.00%) Legal
7 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.00%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.00%) French Language
8 1 (1.00%) German Language
8 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (41.00%) .NET
2 18 (18.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (14.00%) COM
3 14 (14.00%) XML
4 13 (13.00%) WCF
5 11 (11.00%) Web Services
6 9 (9.00%) SOAP
6 9 (9.00%) jQuery
7 8 (8.00%) WPF
7 8 (8.00%) RESTful
7 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (5.00%) HTML
9 4 (4.00%) Ajax
9 4 (4.00%) .NET Framework
10 3 (3.00%) Kafka
11 2 (2.00%) JRockit
11 2 (2.00%) Middleware
11 2 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
12 1 (1.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Replication
2 8 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 6 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.00%) Clustering
5 4 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.00%) GIS
5 4 (4.00%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.00%) Equities
7 1 (1.00%) Derivative
7 1 (1.00%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.00%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.00%) Kindle
7 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.00%) Windows
1 25 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (6.00%) UNIX
3 5 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.00%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 20 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 20 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 16 (16.00%) TDD
6 14 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (13.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (11.00%) Scrum
8 11 (11.00%) Software Engineering
9 9 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (8.00%) System Testing
10 8 (8.00%) Performance Analysis
10 8 (8.00%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.00%) Time Management
11 6 (6.00%) Web Development
11 6 (6.00%) Release Management
11 6 (6.00%) Project Management
12 5 (5.00%) ETL
12 5 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (85.00%) SQL
2 49 (49.00%) T-SQL
3 36 (36.00%) C#
4 11 (11.00%) Perl
5 10 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 9 (9.00%) PL/SQL
6 9 (9.00%) Python
7 8 (8.00%) Java
7 8 (8.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (7.00%) PHP
8 7 (7.00%) PowerShell
9 5 (5.00%) C
9 5 (5.00%) C++
10 4 (4.00%) VB
10 4 (4.00%) VBA
11 2 (2.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 2 (2.00%) Ruby
12 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (15.00%) Degree
2 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.00%) MCITP
4 2 (2.00%) MCSE
4 2 (2.00%) ISEB
5 1 (1.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (6.00%) Terminal Services
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (4.00%) vSphere
4 3 (3.00%) Apache Flume
4 3 (3.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (9.00%) Data Guard
2 4 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 60 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (19.00%) Oracle
3 9 (9.00%) Sybase
4 7 (7.00%) Citrix
5 6 (6.00%) Advent
6 5 (5.00%) VMware
6 5 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.00%) CommVault
7 4 (4.00%) ESRI
8 3 (3.00%) HP
8 3 (3.00%) Sony
9 2 (2.00%) Red Gate
9 2 (2.00%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.00%) Cramer
10 1 (1.00%) NetApp
10 1 (1.00%) Mapinfo
10 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.00%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.00%) Sun
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