Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Database Manager was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

Database Manager
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1097 1156 1197
Rank change year-on-year +59 +41 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Manager 86 100 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.049% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.051% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 84 84 96
UK median annual salary £49,000 £36,250 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.17% -25.26% -11.82%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,250 £33,125
90th Percentile £71,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £35,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +40.00% -33.33% -12.50%

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 170504 195110 215041
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.98% 96.49% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 138625 163935 176370
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Database Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Database Manager in the UK

Database Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Database Manager in the UK

Database Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Manager over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Manager in the UK

Database Manager
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 25 July 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 +72 82 £49,000 +40.00% 8
London +50 48 £46,250 +15.64% 2
UK excluding London +41 37 £49,000 +40.00% 6
South East +80 20 £49,000 +40.00% 2
North of England -19 6 £51,250 +46.43% 1
Midlands +44 4 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire +20 4 £55,000 +57.14% 1
West Midlands +25 3 £51,250 - 1
East of England +14 3 £55,000 +26.03% 1
South West +7 2 £27,500 +1.85%
North West -36 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Wales - 2 £49,039 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 - 1

Database Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Database Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 41 (47.67%) SQL
2 32 (37.21%) CRM
3 25 (29.07%) Project Management
3 25 (29.07%) Relational Database
4 24 (27.91%) SQL Server
5 22 (25.58%) Oracle
6 21 (24.42%) FastStats
7 18 (20.93%) Data Management
8 16 (18.60%) Marketing
8 16 (18.60%) Degree
8 16 (18.60%) GDPR
9 13 (15.12%) Customer Engagement
9 13 (15.12%) Finance
9 13 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (13.95%) Legal
10 12 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (13.95%) Management Information System
10 12 (13.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (12.79%) Mentoring
11 11 (12.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (12.79%) Data Analysis
12 10 (11.63%) ETL
12 10 (11.63%) .NET
12 10 (11.63%) Raiser's Edge
13 9 (10.47%) Data Quality
13 9 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
15 7 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Excel

Database Manager 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 4 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (24.42%) FastStats
2 10 (11.63%) Raiser's Edge
3 4 (4.65%) CiviCRM
3 4 (4.65%) ProgressCRM
4 3 (3.49%) FastStats PeopleStage
5 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (2.33%) Eloqua
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) SaaS
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.49%) Pure360
3 3 (3.49%) Silverpop
4 2 (2.33%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.33%) PaaS
5 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.07%) Relational Database
2 24 (27.91%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (12.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (6.98%) MySQL
7 5 (5.81%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (4.65%) Hadoop
8 4 (4.65%) OLAP
9 3 (3.49%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (3.49%) QlikView
9 3 (3.49%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.33%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.33%) Power BI
11 1 (1.16%) Big Data
11 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.16%) JIRA
2 1 (1.16%) JMeter
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.16%) RStudio
2 1 (1.16%) Selenium
2 1 (1.16%) Subversion
2 1 (1.16%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (18.60%) Marketing
2 13 (15.12%) Finance
3 12 (13.95%) Legal
4 6 (6.98%) Military
5 5 (5.81%) Publishing
6 4 (4.65%) Banking
7 3 (3.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.33%) Front Office
9 1 (1.16%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) .NET
2 3 (3.49%) HTML
2 3 (3.49%) MDX
3 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.16%) HTML5
3 1 (1.16%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (5.81%) Clustering
4 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.49%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.33%) RIA
7 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.16%) User Experience
7 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.81%) Windows
1 5 (5.81%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.21%) CRM
2 25 (29.07%) Project Management
3 18 (20.93%) Data Management
4 13 (15.12%) Customer Engagement
4 13 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (12.79%) Data Analysis
5 11 (12.79%) Mentoring
6 10 (11.63%) ETL
7 9 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.14%) Analytics
8 7 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.14%) Information Management
8 7 (8.14%) Visualisation
9 6 (6.98%) Contract Management
9 6 (6.98%) Customer Insight
9 6 (6.98%) Economics
9 6 (6.98%) Marketing Automation
10 5 (5.81%) Benchmarking
10 5 (5.81%) Line Management
10 5 (5.81%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (47.67%) SQL
2 6 (6.98%) Java
2 6 (6.98%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.65%) C#
4 3 (3.49%) C++
5 2 (2.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.33%) VBA
6 1 (1.16%) AWK
6 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.16%) PHP
6 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.16%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.16%) MCSA
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.60%) GDPR
2 9 (10.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.33%) QA
4 1 (1.16%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.16%) EMIR
4 1 (1.16%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) DFS Replication
2 1 (1.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.16%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (25.58%) Oracle
2 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (4.65%) VMware
5 3 (3.49%) Apteco
5 3 (3.49%) Netezza
6 2 (2.33%) Google
6 2 (2.33%) HubSpot
6 2 (2.33%) Informatica
6 2 (2.33%) Marketo
6 2 (2.33%) Pardot
6 2 (2.33%) Siebel
6 2 (2.33%) Tableau
7 1 (1.16%) HP
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