Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Database Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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

Senior Database Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1130 1171 1257
Rank change year-on-year +41 +86 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Database Engineer 30 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.004% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.004% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 1
England median annual salary £60,000 £46,674 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.55% -2.76% -16.52%
UK median annual salary £60,000 £43,349 £47,500
% change year-on-year +38.41% -8.74% -17.39%

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 160642 172382 198265
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.51% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 129864 145429 166431
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,488
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.18% +3.31%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Senior Database Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Database Engineer in England

Senior Database Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Database Engineer in England

Senior Database Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Database Engineer in England over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Database Engineer in England

Senior Database Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Database Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 25 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
South East - 8 £60,000 -
London +10 7 £65,000 -7.14% 1
North of England +13 6 £55,000 +26.88%
Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
East of England - 5 £65,000 - 1
South West - 4 £67,500 - 1
Senior Database Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior Database Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) Data Modelling
3 11 (36.67%) T-SQL
3 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
3 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 10 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (33.33%) Flyway
4 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (30.00%) Perl
6 8 (26.67%) Linux
6 8 (26.67%) Python
6 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
6 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (23.33%) ETL
7 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
7 7 (23.33%) QA
8 6 (20.00%) Netezza
8 6 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
8 6 (20.00%) High Availability
8 6 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
8 6 (20.00%) User Experience
8 6 (20.00%) Catalyst

Senior Database Engineer 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 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) NAS
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
5 6 (20.00%) DataStage
5 6 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (10.00%) MySQL
7 2 (6.67%) Big Data
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (3.33%) Couchbase
8 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.33%) OLTP
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Flyway
2 3 (10.00%) GNU Toolchain
3 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Catalyst
1 6 (20.00%) DBIx::Class
1 6 (20.00%) HTML
1 6 (20.00%) Moose
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) User Experience
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Data Modelling
2 10 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (23.33%) ETL
5 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 6 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (20.00%) High Availability
5 6 (20.00%) Migration
5 6 (20.00%) MVC
6 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.67%) DevOps
8 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.33%) Change Management
9 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.33%) ITIL
9 1 (3.33%) Scrum
9 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) T-SQL
3 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 9 (30.00%) Perl
5 8 (26.67%) Python
5 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
6 6 (20.00%) C++
6 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (20.00%) Tcl
7 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
8 3 (10.00%) C
9 1 (3.33%) Java
9 1 (3.33%) Korn
9 1 (3.33%) PHP
9 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) IBM
2 6 (20.00%) Netezza
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.33%) NetApp
4 1 (3.33%) Sun