The median annual salary for a Senior Database Engineer was £47,500 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.

Senior Database Engineer
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 865 911 978
Rank change year-on-year +46 +67  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Database Engineer 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.002% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.002% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Median salary £47,500 £75,250 £44,740
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.87% +68.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £71,450 £41,980
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £79,050 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 - £44,740

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%  

Senior Database Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Database Engineer in the UK

Senior Database Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Database Engineer in the UK

Senior Database Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Database Engineer over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Database Engineer in the UK

Senior Database Engineer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Database Engineer 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 +55 5 £47,500 -36.87% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £47,500 -
Leeds - 5 £47,500 -

Senior Database Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Database Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Migration
3 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (58.33%) Shell Script
4 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (41.67%) C#
7 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (33.33%) ETL
7 4 (33.33%) IBM
7 4 (33.33%) DataStage
7 4 (33.33%) Netezza
7 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
7 4 (33.33%) QA
7 4 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (25.00%) HTML5
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (25.00%) Release Management
8 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (25.00%) Back Office
8 3 (25.00%) Finance
8 3 (25.00%) HTML

Senior Database Engineer 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) DataStage
3 4 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (25.00%) Back Office
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
3 7 (58.33%) Shell Script
4 5 (41.67%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (16.67%) PHP 5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
1 4 (33.33%) Netezza
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
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