Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Database Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London 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 Developer
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 683 646 710
Rank change year-on-year -37 +64 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Developer 161 199 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 132 185 187
London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £36,750 £38,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +16.88% -14.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70770 72897 85692
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55623 62964 72725
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Database Developer in London

Database Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Database Developer in London

Database Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Developer in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Developer in London

Database Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 18 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
Central London +11 39 £50,000 -4.76%
West London +13 12 £55,000 +22.22% 1
East London - 8 £71,250 -
Database Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region featuring Database Developer in the job title.

1 129 (80.12%) SQL
2 88 (54.66%) SQL Server
3 85 (52.80%) Finance
4 61 (37.89%) Oracle
5 56 (34.78%) T-SQL
6 48 (29.81%) Business Intelligence
7 47 (29.19%) Banking
8 46 (28.57%) ETL
9 44 (27.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 43 (26.71%) Microsoft
11 40 (24.84%) Data Warehouse
12 39 (24.22%) .NET
12 39 (24.22%) C#
13 36 (22.36%) Oracle Database
14 35 (21.74%) Python
14 35 (21.74%) Linux
15 30 (18.63%) Java
15 30 (18.63%) Performance Tuning
16 27 (16.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 27 (16.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 25 (15.53%) Degree
17 25 (15.53%) Analytics
18 23 (14.29%) Relational Database
19 21 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
20 20 (12.42%) Marketing
20 20 (12.42%) Agile Software Development
21 19 (11.80%) SQL Server 2012
22 18 (11.18%) PL/SQL
22 18 (11.18%) Amazon AWS
23 17 (10.56%) SQL Server 2008

Database Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (1.24%) Apache
2 2 (1.24%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.73%) Revive Adserver
2 5 (3.11%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.62%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.18%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (9.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.11%) Heroku
4 4 (2.48%) GitHub
5 3 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.24%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.21%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.48%) Firewall
2 4 (2.48%) SSL
2 4 (2.48%) VPN
3 1 (0.62%) Internet
3 1 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (54.66%) SQL Server
2 44 (27.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (24.84%) Data Warehouse
4 36 (22.36%) Oracle Database
5 27 (16.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 27 (16.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 19 (11.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (10.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (9.32%) Big Data
9 15 (9.32%) MySQL
9 15 (9.32%) NoSQL
10 13 (8.07%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (7.45%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (5.59%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (5.59%) Data Mining
12 9 (5.59%) Hadoop
13 8 (4.97%) Power BI
13 8 (4.97%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (4.35%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (3.11%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.48%) Bitbucket
2 4 (2.48%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (1.86%) JIRA
3 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.24%) Flyway
4 2 (1.24%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.24%) Subversion
4 2 (1.24%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.62%) JUnit
5 1 (0.62%) Maven
5 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.62%) tSQLt
General
1 85 (52.80%) Finance
2 47 (29.19%) Banking
3 20 (12.42%) Marketing
4 16 (9.94%) Telecoms
5 14 (8.70%) Investment Banking
5 14 (8.70%) Manufacturing
6 13 (8.07%) Retail
7 12 (7.45%) Electronics
7 12 (7.45%) Financial Institution
8 10 (6.21%) Front Office
9 8 (4.97%) Advertising
10 6 (3.73%) Games
11 5 (3.11%) Retail Banking
12 2 (1.24%) General Ledger
12 2 (1.24%) Legal
13 1 (0.62%) International Banking
13 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (24.22%) .NET
2 10 (6.21%) HTML
3 7 (4.35%) WPF
4 6 (3.73%) jQuery
5 5 (3.11%) JSON
5 5 (3.11%) REST
5 5 (3.11%) RESTful
5 5 (3.11%) XML
6 4 (2.48%) Kafka
7 3 (1.86%) Android SDK
7 3 (1.86%) J2EE
8 2 (1.24%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.24%) J2ME
8 2 (1.24%) PySpark
9 1 (0.62%) CSS
9 1 (0.62%) Middleware
9 1 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.94%) Equities
2 13 (8.07%) Clustering
3 10 (6.21%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.97%) Fintech
5 6 (3.73%) Replication
6 5 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.86%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.24%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.24%) Derivative
8 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.24%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (1.24%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.62%) NHS
9 1 (0.62%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.62%) User Experience
9 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.74%) Linux
2 14 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (3.11%) Unix
4 3 (1.86%) Android
4 3 (1.86%) Windows
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (29.81%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (28.57%) ETL
3 30 (18.63%) Performance Tuning
4 25 (15.53%) Analytics
5 20 (12.42%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (10.56%) Asset Management
7 16 (9.94%) Data Modelling
7 16 (9.94%) Fund Management
8 13 (8.07%) Scrum
9 12 (7.45%) Software Engineering
10 11 (6.83%) Digital Marketing
10 11 (6.83%) Programme Management
10 11 (6.83%) Visualisation
11 10 (6.21%) Low Latency
12 9 (5.59%) Data Visualisation
12 9 (5.59%) RAD
12 9 (5.59%) SQL Optimisation
13 8 (4.97%) Acceptance Criteria
13 8 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (4.97%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 129 (80.12%) SQL
2 56 (34.78%) T-SQL
3 39 (24.22%) C#
4 35 (21.74%) Python
5 30 (18.63%) Java
6 18 (11.18%) PL/SQL
7 11 (6.83%) Perl
8 9 (5.59%) PHP
9 8 (4.97%) PowerShell
10 7 (4.35%) JavaScript
10 7 (4.35%) VBA
11 6 (3.73%) Ruby
11 6 (3.73%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.11%) Bash Shell
12 5 (3.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 5 (3.11%) R
13 4 (2.48%) C++
14 3 (1.86%) C
15 2 (1.24%) Scala
16 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (15.53%) Degree
2 8 (4.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.48%) RHCE
4 3 (1.86%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.62%) OCP
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.48%) QA
2 3 (1.86%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.24%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 61 (37.89%) Oracle
2 43 (26.71%) Microsoft
3 16 (9.94%) Red Hat
4 12 (7.45%) Sybase
5 11 (6.83%) SAP
6 9 (5.59%) Teradata
7 7 (4.35%) Informatica
8 4 (2.48%) Talend
8 4 (2.48%) VMware
9 3 (1.86%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.24%) Sunopsis
10 2 (1.24%) Tableau
10 2 (1.24%) Twitter
11 1 (0.62%) FactSet
11 1 (0.62%) Google
11 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.62%) Vermilion
11 1 (0.62%) VocaLink