Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Database Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Senior Database Engineer
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 848 911
Rank change year-on-year +11 +63 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Database Engineer 7 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% 0.004% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.004% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
England median annual salary £62,500 £46,674 £48,000
% change year-on-year +33.91% -2.76% -16.52%

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 70426 72444 85501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55326 62571 72563
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%

Senior Database Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Database Engineer in London

Senior Database Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Database Engineer in London

Senior Database Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Database Engineer in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Database Engineer in London

Senior Database Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Database Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 19 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
West London - 4 £66,250 -
Central London +7 1 £90,000 +80.00%
Senior Database Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior 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 London region featuring Senior Database Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (71.43%) Flyway
3 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) OLTP
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Senior Database Engineer 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (14.29%) Couchbase
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (14.29%) OLTP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Flyway
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Korn
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Sun