The median annual salary for a Senior Database Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Database Engineer
England / London
Rank 574 652 654
Rank change year-on-year +78 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Database Engineer 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% 0.010% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.010% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +9.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 - £46,250

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 31798 40313 40525
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26867 34769 34043
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Database Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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
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 3 months to 26 March 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 +48 3 £47,500 -20.83%
Senior Database Engineer
England

Senior Database Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) Back Office
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) PHP 5

Senior Database Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (60.00%) Back Office
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) PHP 5
4 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat