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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 107 102 121
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 18 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.91% 1.32% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.88% 5.01% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 14
Average salary £51,250 £48,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.12% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
464 579 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.39% 26.40% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 404 491 543
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 September 2015.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 68 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 49 (72.06%) Oracle
3 48 (70.59%) Java
4 44 (64.71%) SQL
5 40 (58.82%) .NET
6 29 (42.65%) Software Engineering
7 28 (41.18%) OO
8 27 (39.71%) SQL Server
8 27 (39.71%) C#
9 21 (30.88%) UNIX
10 19 (27.94%) MS Excel
10 19 (27.94%) Linux
10 19 (27.94%) Finance
11 18 (26.47%) Telecoms
11 18 (26.47%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (22.06%) Degree
12 15 (22.06%) Retail
12 15 (22.06%) XML
12 15 (22.06%) DB2
13 14 (20.59%) Sybase
13 14 (20.59%) SOA
14 13 (19.12%) HTML
14 13 (19.12%) Windows
14 13 (19.12%) Analytics
15 12 (17.65%) Oracle Database
15 12 (17.65%) Semantic Web
16 11 (16.18%) Banking
16 11 (16.18%) TCP/IP
16 11 (16.18%) SSL
16 11 (16.18%) JBoss

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 11 (16.18%) JBoss
1 11 (16.18%) WebSphere Application Server
1 11 (16.18%) WebSphere
2 7 (10.29%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.41%) Apache
3 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.47%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 19 (27.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) TCP/IP
1 11 (16.18%) SSL
2 1 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 27 (39.71%) SQL Server
3 15 (22.06%) DB2
4 12 (17.65%) Oracle Database
5 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (5.88%) MySQL
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.94%) MS Access
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 7
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.47%) DataStage
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Subversion
2 3 (4.41%) Maven
2 3 (4.41%) Ant
2 3 (4.41%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.41%) NetBeans
3 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 18 (26.47%) Telecoms
3 15 (22.06%) Retail
4 11 (16.18%) Retail Banking
4 11 (16.18%) Banking
5 7 (10.29%) Back Office
6 3 (4.41%) Private Banking
7 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) Developer
2 15 (22.06%) Software Developer
3 12 (17.65%) Graduate
3 12 (17.65%) Graduate Software Developer
3 12 (17.65%) Graduate Developer
4 11 (16.18%) Consultant
5 6 (8.82%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) DBA
5 6 (8.82%) Implementation Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (5.88%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
7 4 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (58.82%) .NET
2 15 (22.06%) XML
3 13 (19.12%) HTML
4 11 (16.18%) Java EE
5 7 (10.29%) JNI
6 4 (5.88%) Middleware
7 3 (4.41%) JMX
7 3 (4.41%) Spring
7 3 (4.41%) DOM
7 3 (4.41%) XSLT
7 3 (4.41%) JMS
7 3 (4.41%) JavaBeans
7 3 (4.41%) JAXB
7 3 (4.41%) SAX
7 3 (4.41%) J2EE
7 3 (4.41%) JSP
7 3 (4.41%) SOAP
7 3 (4.41%) Struts
7 3 (4.41%) Web Services
7 3 (4.41%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (17.65%) Semantic Web
3 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.41%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.94%) NHS
6 1 (1.47%) Replication
6 1 (1.47%) Clustering
6 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.88%) UNIX
2 19 (27.94%) Linux
3 13 (19.12%) Windows
4 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) Software Engineering
2 28 (41.18%) OO
3 14 (20.59%) SOA
4 13 (19.12%) Analytics
5 11 (16.18%) Time Management
5 11 (16.18%) High Availability
6 9 (13.24%) ETL
7 7 (10.29%) Product Management
7 7 (10.29%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (8.82%) ITIL
9 5 (7.35%) Migration
10 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (4.41%) Web Design
11 3 (4.41%) UML
11 3 (4.41%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (4.41%) Build Automation
11 3 (4.41%) Multithreading
11 3 (4.41%) Data Protection
11 3 (4.41%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 48 (70.59%) Java
2 44 (64.71%) SQL
3 27 (39.71%) C#
4 8 (11.76%) VBA
5 6 (8.82%) VB.NET
5 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.35%) C
7 3 (4.41%) Python
7 3 (4.41%) XPath
7 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.41%) Perl
8 2 (2.94%) PHP
9 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.47%) C++
9 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.47%) MCTS
2 1 (1.47%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (5.88%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.47%) Nagios
Vendors
1 49 (72.06%) Oracle
2 14 (20.59%) Sybase
3 5 (7.35%) SAP
4 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.94%) Talend
5 2 (2.94%) Informatica
6 1 (1.47%) IBM