Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Database Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Database Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 286 300 351
Rank change year-on-year +14 +51 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Developer 35 48 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.43% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 33 48 57
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +14.71% -10.53%
10th Percentile £42,500 £25,800 £29,750
90th Percentile £63,500 £62,875 £58,750
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -10.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9690 11231 16273
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.42% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8777 10236 14140
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Database Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Database Developer in the City of London

Database Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Developer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Database Developer in the City of London

Database Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Developer in the City of London

Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Database Developer 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 City of London region featuring Database Developer in the job title.

1 28 (80.00%) SQL
2 26 (74.29%) Finance
3 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
3 24 (68.57%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
4 19 (54.29%) ETL
4 19 (54.29%) T-SQL
5 18 (51.43%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (45.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (31.43%) Python
8 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
8 9 (25.71%) Big Data
9 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
9 8 (22.86%) Scrum
10 7 (20.00%) Electronics
10 7 (20.00%) Banking
10 7 (20.00%) Marketing
10 7 (20.00%) .NET
10 7 (20.00%) C#
10 7 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (17.14%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (17.14%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (17.14%) Machine Learning
11 6 (17.14%) Visualisation
11 6 (17.14%) Revive Adserver
11 6 (17.14%) Random Forest

Database Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Revive Adserver
2 1 (2.86%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (51.43%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (45.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (25.71%) Big Data
5 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
6 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
7 7 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (17.14%) Data Mining
8 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (14.29%) MS Access
9 5 (14.29%) OLTP
9 5 (14.29%) Power BI
9 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (8.57%) Spatial Data
11 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
12 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
12 1 (2.86%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 26 (74.29%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
2 7 (20.00%) Electronics
2 7 (20.00%) Marketing
3 6 (17.14%) Games
3 6 (17.14%) Manufacturing
3 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
4 5 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 5 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 4 (11.43%) Advertising
6 1 (2.86%) International Banking
6 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) JSON
2 5 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (54.29%) ETL
3 8 (22.86%) Scrum
4 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.14%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (17.14%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (17.14%) Gradient Boosting
4 6 (17.14%) Machine Learning
4 6 (17.14%) Programme Management
4 6 (17.14%) Random Forest
4 6 (17.14%) Visualisation
5 5 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) Refactoring
5 5 (14.29%) User Stories
6 4 (11.43%) Fund Management
6 4 (11.43%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.71%) Data Architecture
7 2 (5.71%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) SQL
2 19 (54.29%) T-SQL
3 11 (31.43%) Python
4 7 (20.00%) C#
5 6 (17.14%) PHP
5 6 (17.14%) Ruby
5 6 (17.14%) VBA
6 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 5 (14.29%) R
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) OCP
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) SAP
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) Twitter