The table below looks at the statistics for VLDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLDB over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Very Large Database (VLDB)
Rank - 320 359
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.010% 0.016%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.032% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £72,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +41.46%
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
VLDB
London

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1742 3099 3965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.69% 30.10% 30.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 2703 3465
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VLDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing VLDB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

VLDB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VLDB
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLDB across the City of London region.

VLDB Salary Trend in the City of London

VLDB
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing VLDB 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 City of London region with a requirement for VLDB.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

VLDB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL