Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Database Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 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 > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 487 509 487
Rank change year-on-year +22 -22 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Developer 59 81 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.23% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.24% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 53 72 172
South East median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,250 £55,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year - +16.13% -13.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29763 33916 41254
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.98% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24844 28453 34418
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Database Developer in the South East

Database Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Database Developer in the South East

Database Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Developer in the South East

Database Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Thames Valley +15 15 £38,750 +3.33%
Hampshire +10 13 £35,000 +1.45% 2
Surrey +9 12 £50,000 -4.76%
West Sussex - 12 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire 0 9 £60,000 +12.15%
East Sussex +7 7 £31,000 -24.85%
Berkshire +28 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Buckinghamshire -2 1 £30,000 -22.08%
Database Developer
England

Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 South East region featuring Database Developer in the job title.

1 41 (69.49%) SQL
2 25 (42.37%) Relational Database
3 21 (35.59%) JavaScript
4 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
5 19 (32.20%) HTML
5 19 (32.20%) Analytics
6 18 (30.51%) Data Analytics
7 17 (28.81%) T-SQL
8 16 (27.12%) Oracle
8 16 (27.12%) PL/SQL
9 14 (23.73%) C++
10 13 (22.03%) C#
10 13 (22.03%) CSS
11 12 (20.34%) Data Modelling
11 12 (20.34%) Finance
11 12 (20.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (18.64%) Data Management
12 11 (18.64%) Degree
12 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Excel
12 11 (18.64%) Unix
13 10 (16.95%) XML
13 10 (16.95%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (16.95%) Computer Science
13 10 (16.95%) Marketing
13 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
14 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (15.25%) Linux

Database Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (8.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) GitHub
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (42.37%) Relational Database
2 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
3 12 (20.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (16.95%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (15.25%) Data Mining
5 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database
6 7 (11.86%) Power BI
6 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (8.47%) MongoDB
8 5 (8.47%) NoSQL
9 4 (6.78%) QlikView
10 3 (5.08%) Big Data
10 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (3.39%) MySQL
12 1 (1.69%) DTS
12 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 10 (16.95%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Back Office
3 1 (1.69%) Games
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) HTML
2 13 (22.03%) CSS
3 10 (16.95%) XML
4 9 (15.25%) .NET
5 6 (10.17%) Ajax
5 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.47%) Catalyst
6 5 (8.47%) DBIx::Class
6 5 (8.47%) MEAN Stack
6 5 (8.47%) Moose
6 5 (8.47%) Node.js
6 5 (8.47%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 4 (6.78%) jQuery
8 3 (5.08%) HTML5
9 2 (3.39%) CSS3
10 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.69%) LAMP
10 1 (1.69%) SOAP
10 1 (1.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Computer Science
1 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (13.56%) Client/Server
4 6 (10.17%) Algorithms
4 6 (10.17%) Data Structures
4 6 (10.17%) Virtual Team
5 5 (8.47%) User Experience
6 1 (1.69%) Clustering
6 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Unix
2 9 (15.25%) Linux
3 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Analytics
2 18 (30.51%) Data Analytics
3 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.34%) Data Modelling
4 11 (18.64%) Data Management
5 9 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (11.86%) ETL
6 7 (11.86%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (10.17%) MVC
7 6 (10.17%) Web Application Development
8 5 (8.47%) DevOps
8 5 (8.47%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (8.47%) Front End Development
8 5 (8.47%) High Availability
8 5 (8.47%) Migration
8 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
10 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.39%) Logistics
11 1 (1.69%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 41 (69.49%) SQL
2 21 (35.59%) JavaScript
3 17 (28.81%) T-SQL
4 16 (27.12%) PL/SQL
5 14 (23.73%) C++
6 13 (22.03%) C#
7 9 (15.25%) VBA
8 8 (13.56%) C
9 7 (11.86%) Python
10 6 (10.17%) Bash Shell
10 6 (10.17%) Perl
10 6 (10.17%) VB.NET
11 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
11 5 (8.47%) Tcl
12 3 (5.08%) Java
13 2 (3.39%) PHP
14 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.69%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Docker
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Oracle
2 6 (10.17%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) Perforce
5 1 (1.69%) Tableau