Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Database Engineer was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

Database Engineer
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 324 351 367
Rank change year-on-year +27 +16 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 19 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.16% 0.032% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.033% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 9
East of England median annual salary £32,000 £62,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.39% +24.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £30,750 £62,000 £40,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,000 £56,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £44,174 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.19% +26.21% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11,634 12,011 14,214
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 96.82% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9,548 9,904 11,760
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £66,708
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Database Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Database Engineer in the East of England

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Database Engineer in the East of England

Database Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Database Engineer in the East of England

Database Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire - 14 £32,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +6 5 £65,000 +4.84%
Database Engineer
England

Database Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Database Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring Database Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (73.68%) C
1 14 (73.68%) Software Engineering
1 14 (73.68%) Degree
1 14 (73.68%) Computer Science
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Scrum
2 11 (57.89%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) C++
2 11 (57.89%) OOP
2 11 (57.89%) OO
2 11 (57.89%) Fortran
2 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
3 8 (42.11%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
4 5 (26.32%) Flyway
4 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
5 3 (15.79%) .NET
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) ClearCase

Database Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Flyway
2 3 (15.79%) ClearCase
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
2 11 (57.89%) OO
2 11 (57.89%) OOP
2 11 (57.89%) Scrum
3 8 (42.11%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
4 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) Concurrent Programming
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C
2 11 (57.89%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) C++
2 11 (57.89%) Fortran
3 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft