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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLDB over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Very Large Database (VLDB)
Rank 318 331 343
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.052% 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.18% 0.029% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £46,500 £80,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.87% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -15.00%
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
3289 3390 3590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 28.36% 28.55% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2890 3041 3299
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

VLDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLDB across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLDB across the City of London region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

VLDB Salary Histogram in the City of London

VLDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VLDB 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 VLDB.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
3 4 (50.00%) NewSQL
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (50.00%) MDX
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) Replication
3 4 (50.00%) Clustering
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
5 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Data Integration

VLDB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VLDB 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 VLDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) NewSQL
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) OLTP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) DBA
2 5 (62.50%) SQL DBA
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (25.00%) Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (12.50%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) MDX
2 1 (12.50%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Replication
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase
2 1 (12.50%) Vertica