The median annual salary for a Database Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Database Engineer
England / South West
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 241
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £34,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -24.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4866 5681 5920
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.61% 96.76% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4057 4702 4959
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Database Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Database Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Database Engineer in the South West

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Database Engineer in the South West

Database Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 South West region featuring Database Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Talend
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop

Database Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) Talend