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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 79 76 104
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +28
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 39 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.24% 1.89% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.54% 6.81% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 6
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £44,100 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
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
517 411 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.70% 27.81% 30.62%
Number of salaries quoted 465 371 404
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,954 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 March 2015.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 83 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 62 (74.70%) Java
2 62 (74.70%) Oracle
3 50 (60.24%) OO
4 49 (59.04%) .NET
4 49 (59.04%) C#
5 47 (56.63%) Software Engineering
6 45 (54.22%) Analytics
7 38 (45.78%) Sybase
8 32 (38.55%) Semantic Web
9 30 (36.14%) SQL
10 23 (27.71%) SQL Server
11 15 (18.07%) HTML
11 15 (18.07%) XML
12 13 (15.66%) JavaScript
12 13 (15.66%) UNIX
12 13 (15.66%) Oracle Database
13 10 (12.05%) Retail
13 10 (12.05%) JBoss
13 10 (12.05%) DB2
13 10 (12.05%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (10.84%) WebLogic
14 9 (10.84%) PL/SQL
14 9 (10.84%) Finance
15 8 (9.64%) Spring
15 8 (9.64%) Shell Script
15 8 (9.64%) Tomcat
15 8 (9.64%) Client/Server
15 8 (9.64%) JMS
15 8 (9.64%) CSS

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 10 (12.05%) JBoss
2 9 (10.84%) WebLogic
3 8 (9.64%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.02%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.82%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.61%) Apache
7 2 (2.41%) OpenEdge
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.61%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) SSL
2 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 23 (27.71%) SQL Server
3 13 (15.66%) Oracle Database
4 10 (12.05%) DB2
5 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.41%) SQLPlus
8 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.41%) Informix
8 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (3.61%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.61%) Ant
1 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
1 3 (3.61%) Maven
1 3 (3.61%) Subversion
1 3 (3.61%) NetBeans
2 2 (2.41%) ProC
2 2 (2.41%) Toad
3 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (12.05%) Retail
2 9 (10.84%) Finance
3 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.82%) Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Software Engineer
2 20 (24.10%) Developer
3 17 (20.48%) Software Manager
4 13 (15.66%) Software Developer
5 12 (14.46%) DBA
6 11 (13.25%) Architect
7 7 (8.43%) Development Manager
7 7 (8.43%) Software Development Manager
8 6 (7.23%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (4.82%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.82%) SQL DBA
9 4 (4.82%) Java Architect
10 3 (3.61%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 3 (3.61%) ETL Designer
10 3 (3.61%) Designer
10 3 (3.61%) Administrator
11 2 (2.41%) Systems Support
11 2 (2.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (59.04%) .NET
2 15 (18.07%) HTML
2 15 (18.07%) XML
3 8 (9.64%) Spring
3 8 (9.64%) JMS
3 8 (9.64%) CSS
3 8 (9.64%) JSP
3 8 (9.64%) Struts
3 8 (9.64%) Web Services
4 6 (7.23%) Java EE
5 5 (6.02%) Servlets
5 5 (6.02%) Middleware
6 4 (4.82%) J2EE
7 3 (3.61%) Backbone.js
7 3 (3.61%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (3.61%) Mustache
7 3 (3.61%) JavaBeans
7 3 (3.61%) JAXB
7 3 (3.61%) SAX
7 3 (3.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (38.55%) Semantic Web
2 8 (9.64%) Client/Server
3 6 (7.23%) Replication
4 5 (6.02%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.82%) Statistics
5 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.41%) Clustering
6 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.41%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.66%) UNIX
2 7 (8.43%) Windows
2 7 (8.43%) Linux
3 2 (2.41%) Solaris
4 1 (1.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (60.24%) OO
2 47 (56.63%) Software Engineering
3 45 (54.22%) Analytics
4 10 (12.05%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (8.43%) SOA
5 7 (8.43%) MVC
6 6 (7.23%) ETL
6 6 (7.23%) High Availability
7 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (6.02%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (6.02%) Time Management
7 5 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.02%) Workflow
7 5 (6.02%) Migration
8 3 (3.61%) Master Data Management
8 3 (3.61%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (3.61%) Build Automation
8 3 (3.61%) Multithreading
8 3 (3.61%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 62 (74.70%) Java
2 49 (59.04%) C#
3 30 (36.14%) SQL
4 13 (15.66%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.84%) PL/SQL
6 8 (9.64%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.61%) XPath
7 3 (3.61%) Perl
7 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.41%) C
8 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.20%) C++
9 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) Degree
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (3.61%) OCP
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.41%) MCITP
3 2 (2.41%) MCTS
3 2 (2.41%) VCP4
4 1 (1.20%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.41%) Foglight
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 62 (74.70%) Oracle
2 38 (45.78%) Sybase
3 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.02%) Pega
4 5 (6.02%) Vitria
4 5 (6.02%) IBM
4 5 (6.02%) BEA
5 3 (3.61%) Talend
5 3 (3.61%) SAP
5 3 (3.61%) Informatica
6 1 (1.20%) Business Objects
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