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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 56 84 44
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -40
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 55 22 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.50% 1.49% 4.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.47% 5.56% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 40 17 21
Average salary £38,125 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.68% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
441 396 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.09% 26.85% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 293 295 272
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 2015.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 95 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 60 (63.16%) Java
3 49 (51.58%) Oracle
4 47 (49.47%) Linux
5 43 (45.26%) Degree
6 38 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 38 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 38 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 38 (40.00%) SQL
6 38 (40.00%) JSP
6 38 (40.00%) Servlets
7 36 (37.89%) Perl
8 35 (36.84%) MySQL
9 34 (35.79%) HTML
10 31 (32.63%) Apache
11 29 (30.53%) Debian
11 29 (30.53%) QA
12 28 (29.47%) Web Services
13 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 25 (26.32%) OO
15 24 (25.26%) Tomcat
16 23 (24.21%) CGI
16 23 (24.21%) SOAP
16 23 (24.21%) JavaScript
16 23 (24.21%) Internet
16 23 (24.21%) Git (software)
17 22 (23.16%) Automated Testing
18 21 (22.11%) CSS
18 21 (22.11%) ITIL

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 31 (32.63%) Apache
2 24 (25.26%) Tomcat
3 17 (17.89%) WebSphere
4 16 (16.84%) JBoss
5 7 (7.37%) SAS
6 5 (5.26%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.05%) Moodle
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.05%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) SPSS
2 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.11%) MultiFonds
1 2 (2.11%) thinkFolio
1 2 (2.11%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
2 5 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 23 (24.21%) Internet
2 14 (14.74%) CTI
3 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.16%) DNS
4 3 (3.16%) LDAP
5 2 (2.11%) LAN
5 2 (2.11%) WAN
5 2 (2.11%) SAN
5 2 (2.11%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 35 (36.84%) MySQL
3 17 (17.89%) SQL Server
3 17 (17.89%) Oracle Database
4 13 (13.68%) SQLPlus
5 12 (12.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (11.58%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (8.42%) MongoDB
7 8 (8.42%) NoSQL
8 6 (6.32%) DB2
9 5 (5.26%) HBase
9 5 (5.26%) Mahout
9 5 (5.26%) Big Data
9 5 (5.26%) Sqoop
9 5 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (5.26%) Pentaho
9 5 (5.26%) Hadoop
9 5 (5.26%) Apache Hive
9 5 (5.26%) Triplestore
10 3 (3.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (24.21%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.05%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.05%) JUnit
General
1 18 (18.95%) Finance
2 12 (12.63%) Banking
3 3 (3.16%) Retail
3 3 (3.16%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.16%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.11%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (38.95%) Developer
2 27 (28.42%) Java Developer
3 18 (18.95%) Analyst
4 17 (17.89%) DBA
4 17 (17.89%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (8.42%) Tester
6 7 (7.37%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.37%) Automation Tester
7 6 (6.32%) Automation Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Test Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Data Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Big Data Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (4.21%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (40.00%) JSP
1 38 (40.00%) Servlets
2 34 (35.79%) HTML
3 28 (29.47%) Web Services
4 23 (24.21%) CGI
4 23 (24.21%) SOAP
5 21 (22.11%) CSS
6 19 (20.00%) jQuery
7 16 (16.84%) Java EE
7 16 (16.84%) Dojo
8 15 (15.79%) JMS
8 15 (15.79%) EJB
9 14 (14.74%) EJB 3.0
10 12 (12.63%) XML
11 5 (5.26%) .NET
11 5 (5.26%) MLlib
12 3 (3.16%) WinForms
13 2 (2.11%) Hibernate
13 2 (2.11%) AngularJS
13 2 (2.11%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 38 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 38 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.47%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.16%) Wiki
3 3 (3.16%) EPoS
4 2 (2.11%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.11%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.05%) Clustering
5 1 (1.05%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 47 (49.47%) Linux
2 29 (30.53%) Debian
3 25 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (11.58%) Windows
5 8 (8.42%) UNIX
6 6 (6.32%) Solaris
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (26.32%) OO
4 22 (23.16%) Automated Testing
5 21 (22.11%) ITIL
6 16 (16.84%) Service Management
6 16 (16.84%) ITSM
7 15 (15.79%) Scrum
8 14 (14.74%) Configuration Management
9 12 (12.63%) Mentoring
10 11 (11.58%) Project Management
10 11 (11.58%) PRINCE2
10 11 (11.58%) Quality Management
11 8 (8.42%) Open Source
12 6 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (6.32%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (5.26%) Analytics
13 5 (5.26%) Automation Testing
13 5 (5.26%) ETL
13 5 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 60 (63.16%) Java
2 38 (40.00%) SQL
3 36 (37.89%) Perl
4 23 (24.21%) JavaScript
5 16 (16.84%) PL/SQL
6 10 (10.53%) C#
7 9 (9.47%) PHP
8 6 (6.32%) Python
9 5 (5.26%) R
10 4 (4.21%) C
10 4 (4.21%) C++
11 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.11%) Korn
12 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (45.26%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) HNC
2 3 (3.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (30.53%) QA
2 6 (6.32%) SLA
3 1 (1.05%) MiFID
3 1 (1.05%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.05%) AIFMD
System Software
1 15 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (5.26%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 16 (16.84%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (15.79%) Data Guard
3 5 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (51.58%) Oracle
2 9 (9.47%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.37%) Teradata
4 5 (5.26%) Netezza
4 5 (5.26%) Greenplum
4 5 (5.26%) Vertica
4 5 (5.26%) Talend
4 5 (5.26%) Informatica
4 5 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (5.26%) Cognos
5 2 (2.11%) IBM
5 2 (2.11%) Calypso
5 2 (2.11%) Fidessa
5 2 (2.11%) HP
5 2 (2.11%) Sybase
5 2 (2.11%) Reuters
5 2 (2.11%) Bloomberg
5 2 (2.11%) Linedata
5 2 (2.11%) Charles River
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