The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 85 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -4
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.12% 0.92% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.44% 3.45% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Average salary £41,980 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.95% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
RDBMS
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
227 174 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.71% 26.61% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 192 161 119
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

RDBMS Salary Trend in Cardiff

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) MVVM
2 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (50.00%) LINQ
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (50.00%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Database Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Database Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior WinForms Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) WinForms
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (50.00%) WCF
1 3 (50.00%) LINQ
1 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) UML
1 3 (50.00%) OOP
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 3 (50.00%) MVVM
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft