Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Database Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Database Engineer
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 227 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 - +285
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 8 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.16% 0.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 0
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% - -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +46.67% +25.00% +33.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4749 5333 6820
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 98.09% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4009 4597 5482
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Database Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 6 (75.00%) Netezza
2 6 (75.00%) QA
2 6 (75.00%) Data Migration
2 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (75.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (75.00%) ETL
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 6 (75.00%) DataStage
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) LiteSpeed
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows

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 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (75.00%) DataStage
1 6 (75.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (75.00%) ETL
1 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
1 6 (75.00%) Netezza
2 2 (25.00%) VMware