The median annual salary for a Database Specialist was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Database Specialist
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 601 626 682
Rank change year-on-year +25 +56  
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Specialist 14 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.038% 0.015% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.016% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 6
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% -17.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -20.45% +3.52%  

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 34741 38396 43056
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.86% 95.95% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28207 33382 36386
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 Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Database Specialist in London

Database Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Database Specialist in London

Database Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Specialist in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Specialist in London

Database Specialist
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 Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
Twickenham - 4 £60,000 -
Database Specialist
England

Database Specialist Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Database Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 8 (57.14%) Middleware
2 8 (57.14%) Python
2 8 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 8 (57.14%) Unix
2 8 (57.14%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) PHP
2 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Solaris
3 6 (42.86%) DHCP
3 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) DNS
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) Apache

Database Specialist 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 8 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DHCP
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Unix
3 6 (42.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) PHP
2 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Python
2 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Red Hat