The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Database Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Engineer
Rank 890 940 894
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Database Engineer 10 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.003% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £37,500

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
105334 114534 105198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86166 92849 87525
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Database Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Database Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Database Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Database Engineer
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Database Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 April 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
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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 +56 8 £45,000 -25.00%
South West - 3 £45,000 -
London +40 2 £52,500 -12.50%
Scotland - 2 - -
Bournemouth - 2 £46,250 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Dorset - 2 £46,250 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
City of London - 1 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
South East - 1 £45,000 -
Lincoln - 1 £45,000 -
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
Middlesbrough - 1 £45,000 -
Woking - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Database Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 11 (78.57%) T-SQL
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
6 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (42.86%) MCP
6 6 (42.86%) Linux
6 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (42.86%) Clustering
7 5 (35.71%) Replication
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (35.71%) Marketing
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
7 5 (35.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
8 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
8 3 (21.43%) Big Data
8 3 (21.43%) Kafka
8 3 (21.43%) Apache Flume
8 3 (21.43%) Change Data Capture
8 3 (21.43%) Apache Pig
8 3 (21.43%) Sqoop
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (21.43%) Advertising

Senior Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Database Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.14%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (35.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (21.43%) Sqoop
5 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
5 3 (21.43%) Big Data
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (21.43%) VLDB
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (7.14%) QlikView
7 1 (7.14%) DTS
7 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Kafka
2 1 (7.14%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Clustering
2 5 (35.71%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
3 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (21.43%) Change Data Capture
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Campaign Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) MCP
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Apache Flume
1 3 (21.43%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Sony