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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 81 49 73
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +24
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 26 50 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.75% 3.96% 1.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.44% 11.88% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 18
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £33,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +37.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,850 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,000 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
404 421 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.13% 33.36% 31.14%
Number of salaries quoted 302 278 273
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 September 2014.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 69 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 40 (57.97%) Linux
3 32 (46.38%) Java
3 32 (46.38%) Oracle
4 27 (39.13%) SQL
4 27 (39.13%) Computer Science
5 25 (36.23%) Degree
5 25 (36.23%) Software Engineering
6 22 (31.88%) Perl
6 22 (31.88%) OO
7 21 (30.43%) Servlets
7 21 (30.43%) Finance
7 21 (30.43%) Automated Testing
8 20 (28.99%) Apache
9 19 (27.54%) Tomcat
9 19 (27.54%) Web Services
9 19 (27.54%) Internet
9 19 (27.54%) Oracle Database
10 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (24.64%) PL/SQL
11 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
11 16 (23.19%) HTML
12 14 (20.29%) Debian
12 14 (20.29%) XML
12 14 (20.29%) QA
12 14 (20.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (18.84%) JSP
13 13 (18.84%) MySQL
14 12 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
14 12 (17.39%) Oracle RAC

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 20 (28.99%) Apache
2 19 (27.54%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.25%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.35%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (2.90%) CMS
6 1 (1.45%) IIS
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.54%) Internet
2 4 (5.80%) LDAP
2 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.80%) DNS
3 1 (1.45%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 19 (27.54%) Oracle Database
3 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
4 13 (18.84%) MySQL
5 11 (15.94%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (13.04%) OLTP
6 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (8.70%) Pentaho
9 5 (7.25%) SQLPlus
10 4 (5.80%) NoSQL
10 4 (5.80%) Big Data
10 4 (5.80%) NewSQL
10 4 (5.80%) OLAP
10 4 (5.80%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (1.45%) DB2
11 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.70%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.90%) ERwin
5 2 (2.90%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.90%) JIRA
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.45%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (1.45%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (1.45%) FogBugz
6 1 (1.45%) Ant
General
1 21 (30.43%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Banking
3 4 (5.80%) Retail
3 4 (5.80%) Retail Banking
3 4 (5.80%) International Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Marketing
4 3 (4.35%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (37.68%) Developer
2 15 (21.74%) DBA
3 14 (20.29%) Software Engineer
4 11 (15.94%) Java Developer
4 11 (15.94%) Oracle DBA
5 9 (13.04%) Administrator
6 8 (11.59%) Technical Leader
7 6 (8.70%) ETL Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Test Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Consultant
10 2 (2.90%) Data Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.90%) Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Junior
10 2 (2.90%) Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Junior Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.43%) Servlets
2 19 (27.54%) Web Services
3 16 (23.19%) HTML
4 14 (20.29%) XML
5 13 (18.84%) JSP
6 10 (14.49%) SOAP
6 10 (14.49%) CGI
7 7 (10.14%) .NET
8 4 (5.80%) JDBC
9 3 (4.35%) J2EE
9 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.35%) jQuery
10 2 (2.90%) JMS
10 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.90%) EJB
10 2 (2.90%) CSS
10 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
11 1 (1.45%) WinForms
11 1 (1.45%) Spring
11 1 (1.45%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (39.13%) Computer Science
2 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.70%) Data Extraction
4 5 (7.25%) Reference Data
5 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.35%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (57.97%) Linux
2 14 (20.29%) Debian
2 14 (20.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (15.94%) UNIX
4 6 (8.70%) Windows
5 4 (5.80%) Solaris
5 4 (5.80%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.35%) AIX
7 1 (1.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.23%) Software Engineering
2 22 (31.88%) OO
3 21 (30.43%) Automated Testing
4 12 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.59%) Data Modelling
7 7 (10.14%) ERP
7 7 (10.14%) Data Management
8 6 (8.70%) Data Migration
8 6 (8.70%) Scrum
8 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2
8 6 (8.70%) ETL
8 6 (8.70%) Project Management
8 6 (8.70%) Migration
8 6 (8.70%) Master Data Management
9 5 (7.25%) Database Security
9 5 (7.25%) Quality Management
9 5 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (7.25%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 32 (46.38%) Java
2 27 (39.13%) SQL
3 22 (31.88%) Perl
4 17 (24.64%) PL/SQL
5 6 (8.70%) C#
6 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.90%) Ruby
8 2 (2.90%) Python
8 2 (2.90%) C
9 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (36.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.90%) ISEB
2 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.29%) QA
2 6 (8.70%) Data Quality
3 5 (7.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (17.39%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 32 (46.38%) Oracle
2 8 (11.59%) SAP
2 8 (11.59%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.70%) Talend
4 5 (7.25%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (4.35%) JBoss
5 3 (4.35%) IBM
5 3 (4.35%) Sun
5 3 (4.35%) HP
6 2 (2.90%) Sybase
6 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.45%) Remedy
7 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum £38-50k plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago