The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Specialist
Rank 855 864 861
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Specialist 11 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.011% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.011% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 9
Average salary £67,500 £42,500 £40,992
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.82% +3.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £50,000 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,746
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +4.30%

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
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 Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 28 January 2015 within the UK.

Database Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Database Specialist
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 28 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +13 8 £70,000 +64.70% 1
London -4 4 £71,250 +42.50%
Scotland - 3 £46,250 -
East of England - 2 £70,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £70,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £46,250 -
Ipswich - 2 £70,000 -
Manchester -4 1 £45,000 +9.75% 1
North West -5 1 £45,000 - 1
South East -21 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Gosport - 1 - -

Database Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Database Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 15 (53.57%) Oracle
4 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (28.57%) Games
5 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (28.57%) SOA
5 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (28.57%) Service Management
6 7 (25.00%) Finance
6 7 (25.00%) ETL
6 7 (25.00%) ERP
6 7 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (21.43%) Business Objects
7 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 6 (21.43%) Cognos
7 6 (21.43%) Cognos Powerplay
7 6 (21.43%) Cognos Impromptu
7 6 (21.43%) Apache
7 6 (21.43%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (21.43%) SAP
7 6 (21.43%) JBoss
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 6 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (21.43%) Informatica
7 6 (21.43%) JD Edwards
7 6 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (21.43%) Middleware
7 6 (21.43%) Migration
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle Applications

Database Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Database Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (21.43%) JBoss
1 6 (21.43%) Apache
1 6 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (21.43%) Oracle OWB
5 6 (21.43%) Cognos Powerplay
5 6 (21.43%) Cognos Impromptu
5 6 (21.43%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
8 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (7.14%) DB2
8 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
9 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 8 (28.57%) Games
2 7 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) Legal
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.57%) Front Office
5 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.57%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Middleware
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Flex
3 1 (3.57%) jQuery
3 1 (3.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Data Conversion
1 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.71%) Derivative
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Online Games
4 1 (3.57%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (3.57%) IPTV
4 1 (3.57%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.57%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) SOA
1 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Service Management
2 7 (25.00%) ETL
2 7 (25.00%) ERP
3 6 (21.43%) Data Migration
3 6 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.14%) Database Security
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) Line Management
6 1 (3.57%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.57%) Analytics
6 1 (3.57%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 4 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) VBA
4 1 (3.57%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Business Objects
2 6 (21.43%) PeopleSoft
2 6 (21.43%) SAP
2 6 (21.43%) Cognos
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) JD Edwards
2 6 (21.43%) Informatica
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) Reuters
3 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.57%) Teradata
3 1 (3.57%) Sun
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) EMC
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago