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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 43 74 56
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -18
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 64 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.35% 2.17% 3.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.88% 7.66% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 52 21 26
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £47,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
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
430 418 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.25% 28.32% 36.37%
Number of salaries quoted 285 317 307
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £29,757
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 3 August 2015.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 88 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 60 (68.18%) Java
3 46 (52.27%) Oracle
4 45 (51.14%) Linux
5 40 (45.45%) Degree
6 38 (43.18%) Computer Science
6 38 (43.18%) JSP
6 38 (43.18%) Servlets
6 38 (43.18%) Software Engineering
7 37 (42.05%) HTML
8 36 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
9 34 (38.64%) Perl
10 31 (35.23%) MySQL
10 31 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (34.09%) SQL
12 29 (32.95%) Apache
13 27 (30.68%) Web Services
13 27 (30.68%) Debian
14 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
14 26 (29.55%) QA
15 25 (28.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 25 (28.41%) CSS
16 24 (27.27%) OO
17 23 (26.14%) jQuery
18 22 (25.00%) Git (software)
18 22 (25.00%) Tomcat
18 22 (25.00%) CGI
18 22 (25.00%) SOAP
18 22 (25.00%) Internet
19 21 (23.86%) SQL Server

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 29 (32.95%) Apache
2 22 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 20 (22.73%) WebSphere
4 19 (21.59%) JBoss
5 6 (6.82%) SAS
6 5 (5.68%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.14%) Moodle
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.14%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) SPSS
2 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.68%) Amazon EMR
2 5 (5.68%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.68%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.00%) Internet
2 15 (17.05%) CTI
3 3 (3.41%) LDAP
3 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 31 (35.23%) MySQL
3 21 (23.86%) SQL Server
4 14 (15.91%) Oracle Database
5 10 (11.36%) SQLPlus
6 9 (10.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (9.09%) MongoDB
7 8 (9.09%) NoSQL
7 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (6.82%) DB2
9 5 (5.68%) HBase
9 5 (5.68%) Mahout
9 5 (5.68%) Big Data
9 5 (5.68%) Sqoop
9 5 (5.68%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (5.68%) Pentaho
9 5 (5.68%) Hadoop
9 5 (5.68%) Apache Hive
9 5 (5.68%) Triplestore
10 3 (3.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.68%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.41%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.14%) JUnit
General
1 15 (17.05%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.27%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (43.18%) Developer
2 27 (30.68%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.05%) Analyst
4 14 (15.91%) DBA
4 14 (15.91%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (9.09%) Tester
6 7 (7.95%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Automation Tester
7 6 (6.82%) Automation Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Data Architect
8 5 (5.68%) Test Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.68%) Architect
8 5 (5.68%) Big Data Architect
9 4 (4.55%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (43.18%) JSP
1 38 (43.18%) Servlets
2 37 (42.05%) HTML
3 27 (30.68%) Web Services
4 25 (28.41%) CSS
5 23 (26.14%) jQuery
6 22 (25.00%) CGI
6 22 (25.00%) SOAP
7 19 (21.59%) Dojo
8 18 (20.45%) Java EE
9 16 (18.18%) JMS
9 16 (18.18%) EJB
10 15 (17.05%) EJB 3.0
11 12 (13.64%) XML
12 6 (6.82%) .NET
13 5 (5.68%) MLlib
13 5 (5.68%) Hibernate
13 5 (5.68%) JPA
14 3 (3.41%) WinForms
14 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (43.18%) Computer Science
2 36 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.14%) Wiki
4 1 (1.14%) EPoS
4 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.14%) Clustering
4 1 (1.14%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 45 (51.14%) Linux
2 27 (30.68%) Debian
3 25 (28.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (10.23%) Windows
5 7 (7.95%) UNIX
6 6 (6.82%) Solaris
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.18%) Software Engineering
2 31 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (27.27%) OO
4 21 (23.86%) Automated Testing
5 18 (20.45%) Service Management
5 18 (20.45%) ITSM
6 17 (19.32%) Scrum
7 16 (18.18%) ITIL
8 13 (14.77%) Configuration Management
9 11 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 10 (11.36%) Project Management
10 10 (11.36%) PRINCE2
10 10 (11.36%) Quality Management
11 8 (9.09%) Open Source
12 6 (6.82%) MVC
12 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (5.68%) Automation Testing
13 5 (5.68%) ETL
13 5 (5.68%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 60 (68.18%) Java
2 34 (38.64%) Perl
3 30 (34.09%) SQL
4 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
5 13 (14.77%) PL/SQL
6 11 (12.50%) C#
7 9 (10.23%) PHP
8 6 (6.82%) Python
9 5 (5.68%) R
10 4 (4.55%) C
10 4 (4.55%) C++
11 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.27%) Korn
12 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) HNC
2 1 (1.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (29.55%) QA
2 4 (4.55%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) MiFID
3 1 (1.14%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.14%) AIFMD
System Software
1 12 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (5.68%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 13 (14.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (13.64%) Data Guard
3 5 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (52.27%) Oracle
2 8 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.82%) Teradata
4 5 (5.68%) Cognos
4 5 (5.68%) Informatica
4 5 (5.68%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (5.68%) Netezza
4 5 (5.68%) Greenplum
4 5 (5.68%) Vertica
4 5 (5.68%) Talend
5 1 (1.14%) Hyland
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Orion Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago