The median annual salary for a Database Developer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in London 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 Developer
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 509 515 569
Rank change year-on-year +6 +54  
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Developer 104 123 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.32% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 74 114 82
Median salary £51,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.81% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,250 £67,500 £74,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34928 37857 42985
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.93% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28337 32945 36330
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Database Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +22 24 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Canary Wharf - 4 £71,250 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Database Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 178 (89.90%) SQL
2 138 (69.70%) SQL Server
3 94 (47.47%) T-SQL
4 91 (45.96%) Finance
5 74 (37.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 72 (36.36%) .NET
7 70 (35.35%) C#
8 68 (34.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 66 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (27.27%) ETL
10 54 (27.27%) Oracle
11 51 (25.76%) Microsoft
12 42 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
13 41 (20.71%) Data Warehouse
14 39 (19.70%) Banking
15 38 (19.19%) Equities
16 37 (18.69%) Microsoft Excel
17 33 (16.67%) Analytics
18 31 (15.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 29 (14.65%) NoSQL
20 28 (14.14%) Python
21 27 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
22 25 (12.63%) Oracle Database
22 25 (12.63%) SQL Server 2012
23 24 (12.12%) PL/SQL
24 23 (11.62%) Back Office
24 23 (11.62%) Bloomberg
24 23 (11.62%) Big Data
25 22 (11.11%) VBA
26 21 (10.61%) OO

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 11 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (1.52%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.51%) Apache
3 1 (0.51%) IIS
Applications
1 37 (18.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (7.07%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (5.05%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Revive Adserver
1 4 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.01%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (1.01%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.01%) Firewall
1 2 (1.01%) SSL
1 2 (1.01%) VPN
2 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (69.70%) SQL Server
2 74 (37.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 68 (34.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (20.71%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (15.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 29 (14.65%) NoSQL
7 25 (12.63%) Oracle Database
7 25 (12.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (11.62%) Big Data
9 20 (10.10%) Relational Database
10 16 (8.08%) SQL Server 2014
11 13 (6.57%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (6.57%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (6.06%) MySQL
13 10 (5.05%) Power BI
14 8 (4.04%) DB2
14 8 (4.04%) Hadoop
14 8 (4.04%) MongoDB
14 8 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.51%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.51%) JIRA
3 1 (0.51%) JUnit
3 1 (0.51%) Maven
3 1 (0.51%) Subversion
3 1 (0.51%) tSQLt
General
1 91 (45.96%) Finance
2 39 (19.70%) Banking
3 23 (11.62%) Back Office
4 21 (10.61%) Financial Institution
4 21 (10.61%) Marketing
5 16 (8.08%) Investment Banking
6 15 (7.58%) Front Office
7 10 (5.05%) Telecoms
8 9 (4.55%) Retail
9 4 (2.02%) Electronics
9 4 (2.02%) Games
9 4 (2.02%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.52%) General Ledger
11 2 (1.01%) Digital Economy
11 2 (1.01%) Legal
11 2 (1.01%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.51%) Advertising
12 1 (0.51%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (36.36%) .NET
2 16 (8.08%) XML
3 11 (5.56%) J2EE
4 10 (5.05%) HTML
5 7 (3.54%) Struts
5 7 (3.54%) Web Services
6 5 (2.53%) RESTful
7 4 (2.02%) jQuery
7 4 (2.02%) REST
8 3 (1.52%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.52%) Android SDK
8 3 (1.52%) Kafka
9 2 (1.01%) J2ME
9 2 (1.01%) MDX
10 1 (0.51%) CSS
10 1 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.51%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.51%) Java EE
10 1 (0.51%) SOAP
10 1 (0.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (19.19%) Equities
2 17 (8.59%) Computer Science
3 16 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.55%) Fintech
5 4 (2.02%) Clustering
6 3 (1.52%) iPad
7 2 (1.01%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.01%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.51%) Derivative
8 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.51%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.51%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.10%) Linux
2 5 (2.53%) Unix
3 4 (2.02%) Windows
4 3 (1.52%) Android
4 3 (1.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (27.27%) ETL
3 42 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (16.67%) Analytics
5 27 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
6 21 (10.61%) OO
7 19 (9.60%) Scrum
8 18 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 16 (8.08%) Asset Management
10 15 (7.58%) Investment Management
11 14 (7.07%) Software Engineering
12 13 (6.57%) Fund Management
12 13 (6.57%) RAD
13 11 (5.56%) SOA
14 10 (5.05%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (5.05%) SDLC
15 9 (4.55%) Visualisation
16 8 (4.04%) E-Commerce
16 8 (4.04%) Multithreading
16 8 (4.04%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 178 (89.90%) SQL
2 94 (47.47%) T-SQL
3 70 (35.35%) C#
4 28 (14.14%) Python
5 24 (12.12%) PL/SQL
6 22 (11.11%) VBA
7 20 (10.10%) Java
8 16 (8.08%) Perl
9 14 (7.07%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.03%) JavaScript
10 6 (3.03%) PHP
11 5 (2.53%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.53%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.02%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.02%) C++
12 4 (2.02%) Ruby
12 4 (2.02%) VB
13 3 (1.52%) Scala
14 2 (1.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (1.01%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (9.60%) Degree
2 6 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.53%) Master's Degree
3 5 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.01%) RHCE
5 1 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.53%) QA
2 4 (2.02%) SLA
3 3 (1.52%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.51%) COREP
System Software
1 4 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.51%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 54 (27.27%) Oracle
2 51 (25.76%) Microsoft
3 23 (11.62%) Bloomberg
4 9 (4.55%) Sybase
5 8 (4.04%) Teradata
6 6 (3.03%) Informatica
7 4 (2.02%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.02%) SAP
7 4 (2.02%) VMware
8 2 (1.01%) Adobe
8 2 (1.01%) IBM
8 2 (1.01%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.01%) RedGate
8 2 (1.01%) Tableau
8 2 (1.01%) Twitter
8 2 (1.01%) VocaLink
9 1 (0.51%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.51%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (0.51%) Netezza
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: £Negotiable dep. on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
North West London
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £25k - £27 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago