The median annual salary for a Database Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Engineer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 179 197 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 5 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.14% 0.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £34,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -24.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3483 4261 4858
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.78% 96.71% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3084 3546 3880
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Database Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Database Engineer in West Yorkshire

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Database Engineer in West Yorkshire

Database Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Engineer in West Yorkshire

Database Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Leeds +6 5 £42,500 +25.00%
Database Engineer
Yorkshire

Database Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 across the West Yorkshire region featuring Database Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software

Database Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Solaris
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
1 2 (22.22%) VMware