Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Database Engineer was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 - 186
Rank change year-on-year - +186 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 21 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.51% - 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 2
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £32,000 - £50,000
10th Percentile £30,500 - £45,000
90th Percentile £35,000 - £55,000
East of England median annual salary £32,000 £59,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year -45.76% +27.57% +15.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4004 3399 4004
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.17% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3079 2823 3450
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,450 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,200 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Database Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Database Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Database Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Database Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Database Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 19 £31,500 -
Database Engineer
East of England

Database Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Database Engineer 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 across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Database Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Degree
1 21 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 20 (95.24%) Software Engineering
2 20 (95.24%) C
3 18 (85.71%) OOP
3 18 (85.71%) OO
3 18 (85.71%) Scrum
3 18 (85.71%) Fortran
3 18 (85.71%) Configuration Management
3 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (61.90%) C#
4 13 (61.90%) C++
5 11 (52.38%) Collaborative Working
6 7 (33.33%) Software Delivery
6 7 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
6 7 (33.33%) SDLC
6 7 (33.33%) ClearCase
6 7 (33.33%) .NET
6 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (14.29%) Python
8 3 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (9.52%) Java
9 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
9 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
10 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
10 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 1 (4.76%) Perl
10 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
10 1 (4.76%) SQL

Database Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) ClearCase
1 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Software Engineering
2 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 18 (85.71%) OO
2 18 (85.71%) OOP
2 18 (85.71%) Scrum
3 11 (52.38%) Collaborative Working
4 7 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
4 7 (33.33%) SDLC
4 7 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C
2 18 (85.71%) Fortran
3 13 (61.90%) C#
3 13 (61.90%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared