The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 15 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.17% 2.80% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% 6.78% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
RDBMS
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
21 59 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 45.65% 41.26% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 40
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

RDBMS Salary Trend in Belfast

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (90.00%) Java
3 8 (80.00%) UNIX
4 7 (70.00%) Web Services
4 7 (70.00%) SOA
4 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (70.00%) Degree
5 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (60.00%) Ruby
5 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) Computer Security
5 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (60.00%) MapReduce
5 6 (60.00%) Big Data
5 6 (60.00%) Analytics
5 6 (60.00%) Amazon EMR
5 6 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (60.00%) Mac OS X
5 6 (60.00%) Python
5 6 (60.00%) Linux
5 6 (60.00%) OO
5 6 (60.00%) Rapid7
5 6 (60.00%) User Experience
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
7 3 (30.00%) IBM

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (60.00%) Big Data
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (20.00%) Informix
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) PVCS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Lead Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) JMS
2 2 (20.00%) EJB
2 2 (20.00%) JAX-WS
2 2 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (20.00%) JDBC
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Java EE
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) SOA
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Analytics
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Security
2 6 (60.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Rapid7
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft