Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Database Analyst was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies 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 Analyst
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1036 1094 1037
Rank change year-on-year +58 -57 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Analyst 170 149 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.094% 0.079% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.082% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 140 135 230
UK median annual salary £33,000 £32,000 £34,776
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% -7.98% -0.64%
10th Percentile £24,500 £21,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £51,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.08% - +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Database Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Database Analyst in the UK

Database Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Database Analyst in the UK

Database Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Analyst over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Analyst in the UK

Database Analyst
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Analyst within the UK 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
England +46 162 £33,250 +3.91% 4
UK excluding London +36 109 £33,500 +3.08% 5
London +33 60 £32,000 +0.79%
North of England +37 41 £46,250 +58.98% 2
South East +45 25 £25,750 -18.81%
North East - 25 £47,500 -
East of England -3 19 £35,000 -15.15% 1
Midlands +37 12 £28,750 +0.88% 1
North West 0 12 £45,000 +80.00% 2
West Midlands +17 8 £25,000 -12.28% 1
Scotland -19 6 £21,250 -43.33% 1
South West +12 5 £26,000 -5.45%
East Midlands +39 4 £40,000 +14.29%
Yorkshire +22 4 £40,000 -
Wales +14 1 £30,000 -6.25%

Database Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Database Analyst 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 featuring Database Analyst in the job title.

1 115 (67.65%) SQL
2 82 (48.24%) Oracle
3 70 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 61 (35.88%) Oracle Database
5 60 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
6 51 (30.00%) Finance
7 50 (29.41%) Degree
8 39 (22.94%) Microsoft
8 39 (22.94%) Analytical Skills
9 37 (21.76%) .NET
9 37 (21.76%) Computer Science
10 36 (21.18%) Data Analysis
11 34 (20.00%) HTML
12 33 (19.41%) Marketing
13 31 (18.24%) Data Management
13 31 (18.24%) Telecoms
14 30 (17.65%) JavaScript
14 30 (17.65%) Relational Database
15 29 (17.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 28 (16.47%) Manufacturing
17 27 (15.88%) VMware
17 27 (15.88%) Digital Marketing
17 27 (15.88%) VMware Infrastructure
18 26 (15.29%) Hedge funds
18 26 (15.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 25 (14.71%) .NET Framework
19 25 (14.71%) Electronics
19 25 (14.71%) Programme Management
19 25 (14.71%) SAP
19 25 (14.71%) Active Directory

Database Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 24 (14.12%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.53%) SAS
3 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.59%) Apache
4 1 (0.59%) IIS
4 1 (0.59%) JBoss
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (4.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.59%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.59%) GitHub
4 1 (0.59%) IaaS
4 1 (0.59%) Office 365
4 1 (0.59%) PaaS
4 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.12%) Firewall
2 4 (2.35%) SSL
2 4 (2.35%) VPN
3 1 (0.59%) Internet
3 1 (0.59%) Network Security
3 1 (0.59%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 61 (35.88%) Oracle Database
3 30 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 29 (17.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (15.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (14.71%) DataStax
7 21 (12.35%) MySQL
8 18 (10.59%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (7.06%) OLAP
10 10 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (5.29%) QlikView
11 9 (5.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (4.71%) Data Mining
13 7 (4.12%) MongoDB
13 7 (4.12%) SSDT
14 6 (3.53%) OLTP
14 6 (3.53%) Oracle Exadata
14 6 (3.53%) Oracle OLAP
14 6 (3.53%) RDBMS
15 5 (2.94%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (4.12%) JIRA
2 6 (3.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.18%) Toad
5 1 (0.59%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.59%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 51 (30.00%) Finance
2 33 (19.41%) Marketing
3 31 (18.24%) Telecoms
4 28 (16.47%) Manufacturing
5 25 (14.71%) Electronics
6 24 (14.12%) Games
7 9 (5.29%) Retail
8 8 (4.71%) Banking
9 2 (1.18%) Advertising
9 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.59%) Local Government
10 1 (0.59%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (21.76%) .NET
2 34 (20.00%) HTML
3 25 (14.71%) .NET Framework
4 24 (14.12%) XML
5 20 (11.76%) Web Services
6 4 (2.35%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.35%) CSS
7 3 (1.76%) Android SDK
8 2 (1.18%) DHTML
8 2 (1.18%) J2EE
8 2 (1.18%) Middleware
8 2 (1.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (0.59%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.59%) HTML5
9 1 (0.59%) Jest
9 1 (0.59%) OC4J
9 1 (0.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (22.94%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (21.76%) Computer Science
3 26 (15.29%) Hedge funds
4 8 (4.71%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.53%) iPad
5 6 (3.53%) NHS
5 6 (3.53%) Reinsurance
6 4 (2.35%) Replication
7 3 (1.76%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.18%) Clustering
8 2 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.88%) Linux
2 8 (4.71%) Unix
3 6 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (3.53%) Windows
4 3 (1.76%) Android
4 3 (1.76%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.59%) AIX
6 1 (0.59%) Solaris
6 1 (0.59%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (21.18%) Data Analysis
3 31 (18.24%) Data Management
4 27 (15.88%) Digital Marketing
5 25 (14.71%) Programme Management
6 24 (14.12%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 20 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (11.18%) OO
9 17 (10.00%) OOD
10 14 (8.24%) ETL
11 12 (7.06%) Analytics
11 12 (7.06%) ITIL
12 11 (6.47%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (5.88%) Change Management
14 9 (5.29%) Data Modelling
15 8 (4.71%) Incident Management
16 7 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (4.12%) Mathematics
16 7 (4.12%) Service Delivery
17 6 (3.53%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (67.65%) SQL
2 30 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 20 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 19 (11.18%) Python
5 12 (7.06%) PL/SQL
6 9 (5.29%) C#
7 5 (2.94%) Java
7 5 (2.94%) R
7 5 (2.94%) VB
8 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.18%) VBA
9 1 (0.59%) C
9 1 (0.59%) C++
9 1 (0.59%) ES6
9 1 (0.59%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 50 (29.41%) Degree
2 25 (14.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.53%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (2.35%) RHCE
5 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.18%) MCSA
6 2 (1.18%) MCSE
7 1 (0.59%) MCITP
7 1 (0.59%) MCTS
7 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (15.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (14.71%) Active Directory
3 9 (5.29%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (1.18%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.59%) Ambari
3 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.59%) Puppet
3 1 (0.59%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 82 (48.24%) Oracle
2 39 (22.94%) Microsoft
3 27 (15.88%) VMware
4 25 (14.71%) SAP
5 5 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.94%) Tableau
6 3 (1.76%) Teradata
7 2 (1.18%) Adobe
7 2 (1.18%) FactSet
7 2 (1.18%) Vermilion
8 1 (0.59%) Citrix
8 1 (0.59%) Google
8 1 (0.59%) Hortonworks