The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Database Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Specialist
Rank 931 949 968
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Specialist 13 24 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.022% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.023% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 40
Median salary £57,500 £61,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% +28.94%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+57.89% +11.76%

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
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Database Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Database Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Database Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Database Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Database Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Specialist over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 within the UK.

Database Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Database Specialist
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +14 13 £57,500 -11.53% 1
London +7 10 £57,500 -11.53% 1
South East +23 3 £75,000 +96.27%
Maidenhead - 3 £75,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £75,000 -

Database Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Database Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 27 (81.82%) SQL
2 25 (75.76%) SQL Server
3 18 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 15 (45.45%) Oracle
5 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (30.30%) Law
6 10 (30.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (30.30%) ETL
7 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (21.21%) Banking
9 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
9 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
9 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (15.15%) Problem Management
10 5 (15.15%) High Availability
11 4 (12.12%) Database Security
11 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (12.12%) Data Guard
11 4 (12.12%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
11 4 (12.12%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (12.12%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (12.12%) Retail
11 4 (12.12%) IBM
11 4 (12.12%) DB2
12 3 (9.09%) ITIL
12 3 (9.09%) Unix

Database Specialist 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 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Firewall
1 3 (9.09%) LAN
1 3 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (75.76%) SQL Server
2 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (30.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 4 (12.12%) DB2
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (6.06%) MySQL
7 2 (6.06%) QlikView
7 2 (6.06%) SQL CLR
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.03%) DTS
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (30.30%) Law
2 7 (21.21%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Retail
4 3 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (3.03%) Games
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Middleware
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Statistics
4 2 (6.06%) Clustering
4 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
4 2 (6.06%) Replication
5 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.03%) Online Games
5 1 (3.03%) Physics
5 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
1 3 (9.09%) Unix
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ETL
2 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (15.15%) High Availability
3 5 (15.15%) Problem Management
4 4 (12.12%) Database Security
4 4 (12.12%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL
5 3 (9.09%) Logistics
5 3 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Data Management
6 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Optimisation
6 2 (6.06%) Time Management
7 1 (3.03%) Data Transformation
7 1 (3.03%) DevOps
7 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.03%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) SQL
2 18 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) VBScript
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
1 3 (9.09%) OCP
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
1 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Data Guard
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) IBM
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) Tableau
4 2 (6.06%) Talend
4 2 (6.06%) Vertica
5 1 (3.03%) Informatica
5 1 (3.03%) VMware
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago