The table below looks at the statistics for VLDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLDB over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Very Large Database (VLDB)
Rank 857 899 820
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -79
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 25 26 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.023% 0.045%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.079% 0.073% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 36
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
- +6.50%
VLDB
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
31840 35844 32238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.61% 31.63% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 27179 31075 28295
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

VLDB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VLDB Jobs Demand Trend in England

VLDB
Salary Trend in England

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

VLDB Salary Trend in England

VLDB
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLDB across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

VLDB Salary Histogram in England

VLDB
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLDB within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands +22 10 £45,000 -
South East - 7 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £45,000 -
North East - 4 £35,000 -
London +22 3 £72,500 +26.08%
North West +7 1 £40,000 -11.11%
VLDB
UK

VLDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 43 (76.79%) SQL
2 34 (60.71%) SQL Server
3 26 (46.43%) T-SQL
4 24 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (37.50%) OLTP
6 17 (30.36%) ETL
6 17 (30.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (30.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (26.79%) Kimball Methodology
8 15 (26.79%) UNIX
9 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 13 (23.21%) Hadoop
10 13 (23.21%) Data Modelling
10 13 (23.21%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (21.43%) Windows
12 11 (19.64%) .NET
12 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (19.64%) Replication
12 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (17.86%) MySQL
13 10 (17.86%) C#
14 9 (16.07%) Solaris
14 9 (16.07%) Sun
14 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
14 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
14 9 (16.07%) Big Data
15 8 (14.29%) Vertica

VLDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) SAN
1 4 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 24 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (37.50%) OLTP
4 17 (30.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (30.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (23.21%) Hadoop
6 10 (17.86%) MySQL
7 9 (16.07%) Big Data
8 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (10.71%) MongoDB
10 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (8.93%) OLAP
11 4 (7.14%) Apache Hive
12 3 (5.36%) QlikView
12 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (5.36%) Data Mining
12 3 (5.36%) DTS
12 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.79%) ERwin
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
1 6 (10.71%) Marketing
2 2 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) DBA
2 15 (26.79%) Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Administrator
3 14 (25.00%) SQL DBA
4 9 (16.07%) SQL Developer
4 9 (16.07%) UNIX Administrator
5 6 (10.71%) SQL Server DBA
5 6 (10.71%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Software Tester
6 4 (7.14%) Tester
7 3 (5.36%) Development DBA
7 3 (5.36%) Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Database Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Senior SQL DBA
8 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Senior DBA
8 2 (3.57%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 2 (3.57%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) .NET
2 4 (7.14%) XML
2 4 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (3.57%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Replication
2 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.71%) Clustering
3 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) UNIX
2 12 (21.43%) Windows
3 9 (16.07%) Solaris
4 3 (5.36%) Linux
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) ETL
2 16 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (26.79%) Kimball Methodology
4 13 (23.21%) Data Modelling
4 13 (23.21%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.93%) High Availability
7 5 (8.93%) Logistics
7 5 (8.93%) Service Management
7 5 (8.93%) ITIL
8 4 (7.14%) Regression Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Scrum
8 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity
8 4 (7.14%) Benchmarking
8 4 (7.14%) Project Management
8 4 (7.14%) Automated Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Web Development
8 4 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 43 (76.79%) SQL
2 26 (46.43%) T-SQL
3 10 (17.86%) C#
4 7 (12.50%) Java
5 4 (7.14%) C
5 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.14%) C++
5 4 (7.14%) VB
5 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.07%) Sun
3 8 (14.29%) Vertica
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle
4 4 (7.14%) Veritas
4 4 (7.14%) Talend
5 3 (5.36%) Tableau
6 2 (3.57%) Cognos
6 2 (3.57%) HP
6 2 (3.57%) Sony
7 1 (1.79%) Netezza