Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Database Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 321 341 350
Rank change year-on-year +20 +9 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 16 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.15% 0.046% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.047% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 6
South West median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -20.00% +6.25%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,200 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,500 £52,800 £55,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% +11.11% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10095 10620 11558
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.56% 97.01% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8379 8964 9778
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Database Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Engineer in the South West

Database Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Engineer within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 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
Wiltshire - 11 £37,500 -
Bristol -23 4 £67,500 +98.53%
Gloucestershire - 1 £36,000 -
Database Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) Oracle
3 11 (68.75%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (62.50%) Data Modelling
4 10 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (62.50%) RDBMS
4 10 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (62.50%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (62.50%) Tableau
4 10 (62.50%) Analytics
4 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 10 (62.50%) Virtual Environments
4 10 (62.50%) Yellowfin
5 8 (50.00%) C
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
7 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) BC Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) Data Acquisition
7 5 (31.25%) Input Data Acquisition
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 3 (18.75%) Advertising
9 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
9 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
9 3 (18.75%) Internet of Things
9 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
9 3 (18.75%) Puppet

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 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (62.50%) RDBMS
2 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 10 (62.50%) Yellowfin
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (12.50%) Big Data
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (18.75%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 3 (18.75%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (18.75%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Solaris
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Analytics
1 10 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) Data Modelling
1 10 (62.50%) Virtual Environments
2 5 (31.25%) Data Acquisition
2 5 (31.25%) Input Data Acquisition
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Data Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) C
3 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 3 (18.75%) Perl
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) BC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 10 (62.50%) Tableau
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft