The median annual salary for a Database Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 788 794 863
Rank change year-on-year +6 +69  
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Analyst 82 119 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.092% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 70 107 98
Median salary £30,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -17.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £33,550 £40,000
% change year-on-year -18.03% -16.12%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Database Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Database Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Analyst in the UK

Database Analyst
Top 30 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 3 months to 23 June 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
England +18 81 £30,000 -10.58% 14
London +18 28 £30,750 -5.38% 1
East of England +3 13 £35,092 +6.33% 3
South East +34 11 £25,000 -24.09% 4
West Midlands +14 8 £25,000 -12.28% 1
Durham - 8 £27,500 - 1
North East - 8 £27,500 - 1
South West +9 6 £38,000 +25.51% 1
Warwickshire - 6 £22,500 -
Bedfordshire - 6 - - 2
Luton - 6 - - 2
Leamington Spa - 6 £22,500 -
Fareham +25 5 £25,000 +1.01% 1
Hampshire +4 5 £25,000 -18.03% 3
Essex -3 5 £30,000 -9.09% 1
North West -47 5 £33,750 +17.39% 1
West Sussex -4 4 £21,500 -46.25%
Gatwick -4 4 £21,500 -46.25%
Preston - 3 £32,500 -
Lancashire - 3 £32,500 -
Swindon - 3 £38,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £38,000 -
Berkshire +31 2 £35,750 +58.88% 1
Reading +26 2 £35,750 +58.88% 1
West Yorkshire +6 2 £38,500 +1.31% 2
Yorkshire +1 2 £38,500 +1.31% 2
Leeds -2 2 £38,500 +1.31% 2
Bristol -21 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £52,500 -

Database Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 105 (66.46%) SQL
2 71 (44.94%) SQL Server
3 54 (34.18%) Microsoft
4 44 (27.85%) Finance
4 44 (27.85%) Oracle
5 35 (22.15%) Degree
6 33 (20.89%) Marketing
7 30 (18.99%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (17.72%) T-SQL
10 26 (16.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 25 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (15.82%) MySQL
11 25 (15.82%) VMware
12 24 (15.19%) Active Directory
12 24 (15.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (14.56%) Relational Database
13 23 (14.56%) Oracle Database
13 23 (14.56%) MS Exchange
14 21 (13.29%) Hedge funds
14 21 (13.29%) Games
14 21 (13.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
15 20 (12.66%) .NET
15 20 (12.66%) HTML
16 19 (12.03%) ETL
16 19 (12.03%) ITIL
17 18 (11.39%) Computer Science
18 16 (10.13%) CRM
19 15 (9.49%) SAS
19 15 (9.49%) Windows

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 23 (14.56%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.49%) SAS
3 1 (0.63%) Confluence
3 1 (0.63%) IIS
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (9.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (7.59%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.53%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (5.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.90%) Raiser's Edge
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.27%) Firewall
1 2 (1.27%) SSL
1 2 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (44.94%) SQL Server
2 26 (16.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (15.82%) MySQL
4 24 (15.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (14.56%) Oracle Database
5 23 (14.56%) Relational Database
6 14 (8.86%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (8.23%) OLAP
8 9 (5.70%) DataStax
9 8 (5.06%) MongoDB
10 7 (4.43%) Oracle OLAP
11 6 (3.80%) MS Access
11 6 (3.80%) OLTP
11 6 (3.80%) Oracle Exadata
12 5 (3.16%) Essbase
13 4 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (2.53%) Power BI
14 3 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (1.90%) Data Mining
14 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 44 (27.85%) Finance
2 33 (20.89%) Marketing
3 21 (13.29%) Games
4 13 (8.23%) Retail
5 9 (5.70%) Telecoms
6 8 (5.06%) Electronics
6 8 (5.06%) Manufacturing
7 6 (3.80%) Banking
8 2 (1.27%) Advertising
9 1 (0.63%) Legal
9 1 (0.63%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.66%) .NET
1 20 (12.66%) HTML
2 9 (5.70%) .NET Framework
3 7 (4.43%) XML
4 6 (3.80%) ASP.NET
4 6 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 6 (3.80%) CSS
4 6 (3.80%) HTML5
4 6 (3.80%) jQuery
4 6 (3.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (3.80%) Web Services
5 3 (1.90%) Android SDK
6 1 (0.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (13.29%) Hedge funds
3 18 (11.39%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.80%) Clustering
4 6 (3.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (3.80%) iPad
4 6 (3.80%) PMI
5 5 (3.16%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.53%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.53%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.63%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.49%) Windows
2 11 (6.96%) Linux
3 8 (5.06%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.53%) Unix
5 3 (1.90%) Android
5 3 (1.90%) Solaris
6 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.27%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.99%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (13.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 19 (12.03%) ETL
3 19 (12.03%) ITIL
4 16 (10.13%) CRM
5 15 (9.49%) Analytics
5 15 (9.49%) Database Marketing
6 14 (8.86%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (6.96%) Data Management
7 11 (6.96%) Data Modelling
7 11 (6.96%) Service Delivery
8 10 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (5.70%) Data Analytics
9 9 (5.70%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (5.06%) Data Analysis
10 8 (5.06%) Incident Management
10 8 (5.06%) Mentoring
10 8 (5.06%) Programme Management
10 8 (5.06%) Project Management
10 8 (5.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (66.46%) SQL
2 28 (17.72%) T-SQL
3 10 (6.33%) C#
3 10 (6.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.70%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.16%) Java
5 5 (3.16%) VBA
6 3 (1.90%) VB
7 2 (1.27%) R
8 1 (0.63%) Python
8 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (22.15%) Degree
2 9 (5.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (4.43%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (4.43%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (3.80%) PMI Certification
5 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.53%) MCSA
6 4 (2.53%) MCSE
7 2 (1.27%) RHCE
8 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.63%) MCITP
8 1 (0.63%) MCTS
8 1 (0.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.16%) QA
2 4 (2.53%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.63%) SLA
4 1 (0.63%) Solvency II
System Software
1 25 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (15.19%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.80%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.53%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 54 (34.18%) Microsoft
2 44 (27.85%) Oracle
3 25 (15.82%) VMware
4 9 (5.70%) Teradata
5 8 (5.06%) SAP
6 4 (2.53%) Sybase
7 3 (1.90%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.90%) Sage
7 3 (1.90%) Tableau
8 2 (1.27%) Citrix
8 2 (1.27%) Sun
9 1 (0.63%) EXASOL
9 1 (0.63%) Google
9 1 (0.63%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.63%) IBM
9 1 (0.63%) Informatica
9 1 (0.63%) Splunk
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