The median annual salary for a Database Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Database Engineer
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 153 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 5 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.20% 0.35% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £56,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -17.41% +24.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2472 2802 3255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.13% 97.90% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2054 2334 2572
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,360
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Database Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Database Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Database Engineer in Leeds

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Database Engineer in Leeds

Database Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Engineer in Leeds over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Engineer in Leeds

Database Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Leeds region featuring Database Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Migration
3 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (50.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (40.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 4 (40.00%) IBM
5 4 (40.00%) DataStage
5 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) ETL
5 4 (40.00%) Netezza
5 4 (40.00%) QA
5 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Database Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (40.00%) DataStage
1 4 (40.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
1 4 (40.00%) Netezza