The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 124 109 80
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -29
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 7 17 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.36% 0.93% 2.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.65% 3.31% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 45
Median salary £46,000 £38,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.70% -18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +9.41%

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
424 514 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.08% 28.20% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 382 448 501
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 13 (81.25%) HTML
3 13 (81.25%) Java
3 13 (81.25%) SOA
3 13 (81.25%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (75.00%) Telecoms
4 12 (75.00%) Finance
4 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (75.00%) SSL
4 12 (75.00%) DB2
4 12 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (75.00%) JBoss
4 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (75.00%) XML
4 12 (75.00%) Unix
4 12 (75.00%) Banking
4 12 (75.00%) Retail
4 12 (75.00%) Retail Banking
4 12 (75.00%) WebSphere
4 12 (75.00%) Java EE
4 12 (75.00%) Time Management
4 12 (75.00%) High Availability
4 12 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
6 2 (12.50%) ISTQB

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (75.00%) JBoss
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 12 (75.00%) WebSphere
1 12 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) SSL
1 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (75.00%) DB2
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
1 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
1 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (75.00%) Banking
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
1 12 (75.00%) Retail
1 12 (75.00%) Retail Banking
1 12 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Consultant
2 12 (75.00%) Java Consultant
2 12 (75.00%) Technical Consultant
3 10 (62.50%) Software Consultant
4 9 (56.25%) SOA Consultant
4 9 (56.25%) SOA Technical Consultant
5 6 (37.50%) WebSphere Consultant
6 4 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
6 4 (25.00%) Software Implementation Consultant
6 4 (25.00%) Technical Implementation Consultant
6 4 (25.00%) Unix Consultant
7 3 (18.75%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
8 2 (12.50%) Lead Tester
8 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
8 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Manager
8 2 (12.50%) Senior Tester
8 2 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) Java EE
2 12 (75.00%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) SOA
2 12 (75.00%) High Availability
2 12 (75.00%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 2 (12.50%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) Sybase