Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Database Consultant was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Database Consultant
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1161 1211 1274
Rank change year-on-year +50 +63 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Consultant 21 14 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.007% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.008% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 25
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £68,500 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -

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 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
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 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Database Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Database Consultant in the UK

Database Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Database Consultant in the UK

Database Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Consultant over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Consultant in the UK

Database Consultant
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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 +29 21 £42,500 -15.00% 2
London +3 8 £36,250 -27.50% 1
UK excluding London +37 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North of England -5 7 £50,000 +5.26% 1
North West - 1 £50,000 -

Database Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Database Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (90.48%) Oracle
3 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
4 16 (76.19%) HTML
4 16 (76.19%) XML
4 16 (76.19%) Relational Database
5 14 (66.67%) Windows
5 14 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (61.90%) Data Modelling
6 13 (61.90%) Analytics
6 13 (61.90%) Big Data
7 12 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (57.14%) Talend
7 12 (57.14%) Business Analytics
7 12 (57.14%) Product Management
7 12 (57.14%) Open Source
7 12 (57.14%) Jaspersoft
7 12 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (57.14%) Vertica
7 12 (57.14%) LucidDB
7 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
7 12 (57.14%) Coaching
7 12 (57.14%) WebSphere
7 12 (57.14%) MDX
7 12 (57.14%) Load Balancing
7 12 (57.14%) Spring Security
7 12 (57.14%) Dimensional Modelling
7 12 (57.14%) Data Integration
7 12 (57.14%) Talend Open Studio
7 12 (57.14%) PostgreSQL

Database Consultant 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 12 (57.14%) JBoss
1 12 (57.14%) Tomcat
1 12 (57.14%) WebLogic
1 12 (57.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) AutoCAD
1 1 (4.76%) Revit
1 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) HTTP
1 12 (57.14%) LDAP
1 12 (57.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 16 (76.19%) Relational Database
3 13 (61.90%) Big Data
4 12 (57.14%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (57.14%) DataStage
4 12 (57.14%) LucidDB
4 12 (57.14%) MySQL
4 12 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) HTML
1 16 (76.19%) XML
2 12 (57.14%) JSP
2 12 (57.14%) MDX
2 12 (57.14%) Spring
2 12 (57.14%) Spring Security
2 12 (57.14%) Web Services
2 12 (57.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) Life Science
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (61.90%) Analytics
2 13 (61.90%) Data Modelling
3 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) Benchmarking
3 12 (57.14%) Business Analytics
3 12 (57.14%) Coaching
3 12 (57.14%) Data Integration
3 12 (57.14%) Dimensional Modelling
3 12 (57.14%) ETL
3 12 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 12 (57.14%) Open Source
3 12 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (57.14%) Product Management
4 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
4 4 (19.05%) Physics
5 1 (4.76%) Data Governance
5 1 (4.76%) Informatics
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Oracle
2 12 (57.14%) Cognos
2 12 (57.14%) Informatica
2 12 (57.14%) Intel
2 12 (57.14%) Jaspersoft
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) MicroStrategy
2 12 (57.14%) Talend
2 12 (57.14%) TIBCO
2 12 (57.14%) Vertica
3 1 (4.76%) Xerox