Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Database Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 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
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 791 762 716
Rank change year-on-year -29 -46 +92
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Developer 393 463 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.26% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.27% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 348 409 602
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.13% -13.89%
10th Percentile £28,338 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 162309 172056 197302
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131276 145303 165484
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Database Developer in England

Database Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Database Developer in England

Database Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Developer in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Developer in England

Database Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 21 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
London -8 164 £50,000 -9.09% 6
North of England +3 84 £37,500 -0.66% 3
South East +22 59 £47,500 +26.67% 4
South West +39 36 £37,500 -11.76% 2
East of England +7 34 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North West +13 32 £34,000 -12.26% 2
Yorkshire -26 26 £40,000 +6.67% 1
North East - 26 £47,500 -
Midlands +7 16 £37,500 - 5
West Midlands +10 15 £37,500 +10.29% 3
East Midlands +16 1 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Database Developer
UK

Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 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 England region featuring Database Developer in the job title.

1 320 (81.42%) SQL
2 207 (52.67%) SQL Server
3 165 (41.98%) T-SQL
4 147 (37.40%) Finance
5 130 (33.08%) Oracle
6 127 (32.32%) Business Intelligence
7 123 (31.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 110 (27.99%) ETL
9 104 (26.46%) Microsoft
10 101 (25.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 92 (23.41%) .NET
12 91 (23.16%) Oracle Database
13 89 (22.65%) Data Warehouse
14 83 (21.12%) C#
14 83 (21.12%) Agile Software Development
15 82 (20.87%) Relational Database
16 71 (18.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 66 (16.79%) Marketing
18 65 (16.54%) Degree
19 59 (15.01%) JavaScript
19 59 (15.01%) Linux
20 57 (14.50%) HTML
21 54 (13.74%) PL/SQL
21 54 (13.74%) Banking
22 53 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
23 50 (12.72%) Data Management
23 50 (12.72%) Manufacturing
24 49 (12.47%) Analytics
25 48 (12.21%) Computer Science
26 47 (11.96%) Telecoms

Database Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (1.78%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (0.76%) Apache
2 3 (0.76%) Apache Spark
2 3 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.25%) Drupal
4 1 (0.25%) IIS
4 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 43 (10.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.78%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.76%) SPSS
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.53%) Revive Adserver
2 5 (1.27%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 39 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (9.16%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.78%) GitHub
4 6 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.53%) Heroku
5 2 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.25%) IaaS
6 1 (0.25%) SaaS
6 1 (0.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.54%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.02%) Firewall
2 4 (1.02%) SSL
2 4 (1.02%) VPN
3 3 (0.76%) SMS
4 2 (0.51%) Intranet
5 1 (0.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (52.67%) SQL Server
2 123 (31.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 101 (25.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 91 (23.16%) Oracle Database
5 89 (22.65%) Data Warehouse
6 82 (20.87%) Relational Database
7 71 (18.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 39 (9.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (9.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 34 (8.65%) MySQL
10 32 (8.14%) SQL Server 2014
11 31 (7.89%) Power BI
12 30 (7.63%) NoSQL
13 25 (6.36%) DataStax
14 24 (6.11%) Big Data
14 24 (6.11%) PostgreSQL
14 24 (6.11%) RDBMS
15 18 (4.58%) Data Mining
16 17 (4.33%) MongoDB
16 17 (4.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 32 (8.14%) Visual Studio
2 14 (3.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 12 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (2.54%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (2.29%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.27%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.02%) Flyway
7 4 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.76%) JIRA
8 3 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.51%) Subversion
10 1 (0.25%) JUnit
10 1 (0.25%) Maven
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.25%) tSQLt
General
1 147 (37.40%) Finance
2 66 (16.79%) Marketing
3 54 (13.74%) Banking
4 50 (12.72%) Manufacturing
5 47 (11.96%) Telecoms
6 46 (11.70%) Electronics
7 31 (7.89%) Retail
8 14 (3.56%) Investment Banking
9 12 (3.05%) Financial Institution
10 11 (2.80%) Advertising
11 10 (2.54%) Front Office
12 7 (1.78%) Games
13 5 (1.27%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.76%) Legal
15 2 (0.51%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.25%) Automotive
16 1 (0.25%) Back Office
16 1 (0.25%) International Banking
16 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (23.41%) .NET
2 57 (14.50%) HTML
3 28 (7.12%) .NET Framework
4 25 (6.36%) XML
5 18 (4.58%) CSS
6 16 (4.07%) ASP.NET
7 11 (2.80%) jQuery
8 10 (2.54%) REST
9 9 (2.29%) Web Services
10 8 (2.04%) JSON
10 8 (2.04%) WPF
11 6 (1.53%) Ajax
11 6 (1.53%) AngularJS
12 5 (1.27%) Catalyst
12 5 (1.27%) DBIx::Class
12 5 (1.27%) MEAN Stack
12 5 (1.27%) Moose
12 5 (1.27%) Node.js
12 5 (1.27%) RESTful
12 5 (1.27%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 53 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (12.21%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.07%) Equities
4 15 (3.82%) Clustering
5 12 (3.05%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.29%) Data Structures
6 9 (2.29%) NHS
7 8 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.04%) Fintech
8 7 (1.78%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.78%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (1.78%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.53%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.53%) FMCG
9 6 (1.53%) IPTV
9 6 (1.53%) Replication
9 6 (1.53%) User Experience
10 3 (0.76%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.76%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 59 (15.01%) Linux
2 18 (4.58%) Unix
3 14 (3.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (2.54%) Windows
5 3 (0.76%) Android
6 2 (0.51%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (32.32%) Business Intelligence
2 110 (27.99%) ETL
3 83 (21.12%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (12.72%) Data Management
5 49 (12.47%) Analytics
6 47 (11.96%) Digital Marketing
6 47 (11.96%) Performance Tuning
7 46 (11.70%) Data Modelling
8 42 (10.69%) Programme Management
9 27 (6.87%) Scrum
10 18 (4.58%) Data Analytics
11 17 (4.33%) Asset Management
11 17 (4.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (4.33%) Software Engineering
12 16 (4.07%) Fund Management
12 16 (4.07%) Mentoring
12 16 (4.07%) Visualisation
13 14 (3.56%) CRM
13 14 (3.56%) Data Visualisation
14 13 (3.31%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 320 (81.42%) SQL
2 165 (41.98%) T-SQL
3 83 (21.12%) C#
4 59 (15.01%) JavaScript
5 54 (13.74%) PL/SQL
6 45 (11.45%) Python
7 41 (10.43%) Java
8 29 (7.38%) PowerShell
9 22 (5.60%) VBA
10 19 (4.83%) C++
10 19 (4.83%) Perl
11 15 (3.82%) PHP
12 13 (3.31%) C
12 13 (3.31%) R
13 11 (2.80%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.80%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.78%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 6 (1.53%) Ruby
16 5 (1.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 65 (16.54%) Degree
2 34 (8.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.02%) RHCE
5 3 (0.76%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.76%) MCP
6 2 (0.51%) MCSE
6 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.51%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.25%) MCSA
7 1 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.25%) OCP
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.82%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.27%) QA
3 3 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.53%) Docker
3 3 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.51%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) cPanel
1 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 130 (33.08%) Oracle
2 104 (26.46%) Microsoft
3 42 (10.69%) SAP
4 16 (4.07%) Red Hat
5 12 (3.05%) Sybase
6 10 (2.54%) Teradata
7 9 (2.29%) VMware
8 7 (1.78%) Informatica
8 7 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.78%) Tableau
9 4 (1.02%) Talend
10 3 (0.76%) Ab Initio
10 3 (0.76%) Perforce
10 3 (0.76%) RedGate
11 2 (0.51%) Sunopsis
11 2 (0.51%) Twitter
12 1 (0.25%) FactSet
12 1 (0.25%) Samsung
12 1 (0.25%) Vermilion
12 1 (0.25%) VocaLink