The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 100 117 93
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 27 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.24% 0.65% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.66% 2.34% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 15
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
RDBMS
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
579 599 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.67% 27.95% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 493 549 405
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

RDBMS Salary Trend in Birmingham

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 44 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 38 (86.36%) Oracle
3 31 (70.45%) Java
4 29 (65.91%) SQL
5 21 (47.73%) Oracle Database
6 18 (40.91%) PL/SQL
7 16 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (34.09%) UNIX
8 15 (34.09%) Shell Script
9 14 (31.82%) C#
9 14 (31.82%) .NET
9 14 (31.82%) OCP
9 14 (31.82%) Oracle Certification
10 13 (29.55%) OO
10 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
11 12 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
11 12 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (27.27%) SOA
12 11 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
13 10 (22.73%) Workflow
13 10 (22.73%) Oracle Workflow
13 10 (22.73%) Sybase
13 10 (22.73%) HTML
13 10 (22.73%) Data Integration
13 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
13 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
13 10 (22.73%) Semantic Web
13 10 (22.73%) Oracle EBS R12
13 10 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (22.73%) Oracle Workflow
1 10 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 21 (47.73%) Oracle Database
3 16 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (22.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
7 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (9.09%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 4 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (4.55%) QlikView
11 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
12 1 (2.27%) Informix
12 1 (2.27%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (4.55%) ProC
3 1 (2.27%) Ant
3 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.27%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.27%) Maven
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 11 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
3 10 (22.73%) Oracle Team Leader
4 7 (15.91%) Developer
5 6 (13.64%) DBA
5 6 (13.64%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (2.27%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) HTML
3 8 (18.18%) CSS
4 6 (13.64%) XML
5 5 (11.36%) DOM
5 5 (11.36%) XSLT
6 4 (9.09%) XSL
6 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 4 (9.09%) JSP
6 4 (9.09%) DHTML
6 4 (9.09%) J2EE
7 3 (6.82%) HTML5
7 3 (6.82%) jQuery
8 2 (4.55%) Spring
8 2 (4.55%) Java EE
8 2 (4.55%) JMS
8 2 (4.55%) Servlets
8 2 (4.55%) Struts
9 1 (2.27%) Web Services
9 1 (2.27%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Data Integration
1 10 (22.73%) Semantic Web
2 5 (11.36%) Clustering
3 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) UNIX
2 2 (4.55%) AIX
2 2 (4.55%) Solaris
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (29.55%) OO
2 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
3 12 (27.27%) SOA
4 10 (22.73%) Workflow
4 10 (22.73%) Analytics
5 7 (15.91%) ETL
6 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (9.09%) ERP
8 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.82%) OOD
8 3 (6.82%) MVC
8 3 (6.82%) TDD
9 2 (4.55%) Time Management
9 2 (4.55%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.55%) Data Mapping
9 2 (4.55%) Master Data Management
9 2 (4.55%) Data Transformation
9 2 (4.55%) Data Management
9 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (70.45%) Java
2 29 (65.91%) SQL
3 18 (40.91%) PL/SQL
4 15 (34.09%) Shell Script
5 14 (31.82%) C#
6 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.09%) C
8 2 (4.55%) C++
9 1 (2.27%) Perl
9 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) OCP
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle Certification
2 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
2 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 38 (86.36%) Oracle
2 10 (22.73%) Sybase
3 3 (6.82%) Informatica
3 3 (6.82%) JBoss
4 2 (4.55%) Talend
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.27%) Yahoo!
5 1 (2.27%) Netezza
5 1 (2.27%) Twitter