The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 27 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.39% 1.83% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.03% 7.25% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +29.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
RDBMS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
33 69 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 12.84% 25.27% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 63 51
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Aberdeen region.

RDBMS Salary Trend in Aberdeen

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Compact Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Compact Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft