The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 76 81 57
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 23 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.67% 2.01% 2.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.28% 7.37% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 13
Average salary £40,000 £43,625 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.30% -3.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
RDBMS
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
366 448 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.50% 27.33% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 241 323 239
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

RDBMS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 48 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 30 (62.50%) Java
3 25 (52.08%) Oracle
4 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
4 19 (39.58%) HTML
4 19 (39.58%) Linux
5 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (29.17%) CSS
6 14 (29.17%) Degree
6 14 (29.17%) jQuery
7 13 (27.08%) OO
7 13 (27.08%) MVC
8 12 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 12 (25.00%) MySQL
9 11 (22.92%) .NET
9 11 (22.92%) C#
9 11 (22.92%) Computer Science
10 10 (20.83%) WebSphere
10 10 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (20.83%) Perl
10 10 (20.83%) SQL
10 10 (20.83%) JSP
10 10 (20.83%) Servlets
11 9 (18.75%) Web Services
11 9 (18.75%) Apache
11 9 (18.75%) Tomcat
11 9 (18.75%) Debian
11 9 (18.75%) Hibernate

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (20.83%) WebSphere
2 9 (18.75%) Apache
2 9 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 8 (16.67%) JBoss
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.08%) Moodle
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.08%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) Internet
2 3 (6.25%) LDAP
2 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.25%) DNS
3 2 (4.17%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
3 12 (25.00%) MySQL
4 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (6.25%) SQLPlus
7 3 (6.25%) Informix
7 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.25%) Ingres
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
8 2 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.08%) PeopleTools
4 1 (2.08%) NUnit
4 1 (2.08%) Subversion
4 1 (2.08%) Maven
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.58%) DBA
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Database Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) HTML
2 14 (29.17%) CSS
2 14 (29.17%) jQuery
3 11 (22.92%) .NET
4 10 (20.83%) JSP
4 10 (20.83%) Servlets
5 9 (18.75%) Web Services
5 9 (18.75%) Hibernate
6 8 (16.67%) CGI
6 8 (16.67%) SOAP
6 8 (16.67%) JPA
6 8 (16.67%) Dojo
7 7 (14.58%) Java EE
8 6 (12.50%) WPF
9 5 (10.42%) XML
10 4 (8.33%) Middleware
10 4 (8.33%) WinForms
10 4 (8.33%) HTML5
10 4 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.92%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.33%) iPad
3 4 (8.33%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (2.08%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.08%) Replication
5 1 (2.08%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Linux
2 10 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (18.75%) Debian
4 8 (16.67%) UNIX
5 7 (14.58%) Windows
5 7 (14.58%) Solaris
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.08%) Android
7 1 (2.08%) AIX
7 1 (2.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) OO
2 13 (27.08%) MVC
3 12 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (16.67%) Service Management
5 7 (14.58%) Scrum
5 7 (14.58%) ITSM
5 7 (14.58%) Automated Testing
6 5 (10.42%) ITIL
6 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.33%) Project Management
7 4 (8.33%) TDD
7 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.25%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.25%) Quality Management
8 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.17%) UML
9 2 (4.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) Java
2 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.92%) C#
4 10 (20.83%) Perl
4 10 (20.83%) SQL
5 5 (10.42%) C
6 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.25%) C++
6 3 (6.25%) VB
6 3 (6.25%) VBA
7 2 (4.17%) F#
7 2 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (2.08%) COBOL
8 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.08%) Python
8 1 (2.08%) REXX
8 1 (2.08%) PeopleCode
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) XAML
8 1 (2.08%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.08%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (8.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.08%) CA Endevor
3 1 (2.08%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Sybase
2 3 (6.25%) Business Objects
2 3 (6.25%) SAP
2 3 (6.25%) Sun
2 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.17%) Cognos
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) BMC
4 1 (2.08%) CA
4 1 (2.08%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.08%) Hyland
4 1 (2.08%) Tableau
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