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 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 Specialist
UK
Rank 848 898 942
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Specialist 10 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.022% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.023% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 7
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £33,000 £41,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £76,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%

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 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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Database Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Database Specialist
Top 12 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 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 +37 9 £50,000 +8.10% 2
North West -15 5 £57,500 +15.00%
Manchester -15 5 £57,500 +35.29%
South West - 2 £38,500 -
London +59 1 £42,500 +28.78%
City of London +29 1 £42,500 -10.52%
West Yorkshire +26 1 £35,000 -1.40%
Yorkshire +24 1 £35,000 -1.40%
Stockport - 1 £55,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £35,000 -
Bristol - 1 £38,500 -
Somerset - 1 - -

Database Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 10 (71.43%) SQL
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (28.57%) iPad
5 4 (28.57%) Splunk
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) COM
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
7 2 (14.29%) High Availability
7 2 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (14.29%) Data Guard
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database

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 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 1 (7.14%) MySQL
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) COM
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) iPad
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (14.29%) High Availability
2 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Data Guard
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Splunk
3 1 (7.14%) Netezza
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