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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Very Large Database (VLDB)
Rank 858 873 811
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -62
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 22 32 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.029% 0.045%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.068% 0.093% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 37
Average salary £50,000 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £49,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,250 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
32229 34486 32342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.57% 31.37% 31.45%
Number of salaries quoted 27435 29835 28352
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 £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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
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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
South East - 9 £60,000 -
East Midlands +5 5 £45,000 -
London +9 4 £66,250 +27.40%
Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
North East - 3 £35,000 -
North West +14 1 £40,000 -11.11%
VLDB
UK

VLDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 34 (72.34%) SQL
2 31 (65.96%) SQL Server
3 22 (46.81%) T-SQL
4 19 (40.43%) OLTP
4 19 (40.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (38.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (34.04%) UNIX
6 16 (34.04%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (29.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (29.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (25.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (25.53%) ETL
9 11 (23.40%) Sun
9 11 (23.40%) Solaris
9 11 (23.40%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
10 10 (21.28%) Kimball Methodology
10 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
10 10 (21.28%) Data Modelling
10 10 (21.28%) .NET
11 9 (19.15%) Windows
12 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
12 8 (17.02%) Replication
13 7 (14.89%) Oracle
13 7 (14.89%) Big Data
13 7 (14.89%) Complex ETL
13 7 (14.89%) Hadoop
14 6 (12.77%) Logistics

VLDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) SAN
2 4 (8.51%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (65.96%) SQL Server
2 19 (40.43%) OLTP
2 19 (40.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (38.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (34.04%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (29.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (29.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (14.89%) Hadoop
7 7 (14.89%) Big Data
8 5 (10.64%) MySQL
9 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
10 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
10 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (6.38%) DTS
10 3 (6.38%) OLAP
10 3 (6.38%) Apache Hive
11 2 (4.26%) QlikView
12 1 (2.13%) Pentaho
12 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (4.26%) ERwin
3 1 (2.13%) PowerDesigner
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) DBA
2 14 (29.79%) Administrator
3 13 (27.66%) Developer
4 11 (23.40%) UNIX Administrator
5 10 (21.28%) SQL DBA
6 9 (19.15%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Software Tester
7 4 (8.51%) Tester
8 3 (6.38%) Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (6.38%) Database Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Development DBA
10 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
10 1 (2.13%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 1 (2.13%) Data Modeller
10 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Senior Consultant
10 1 (2.13%) Consultant
10 1 (2.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) XML
2 4 (8.51%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.02%) Replication
3 5 (10.64%) Clustering
4 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) UNIX
2 11 (23.40%) Solaris
3 9 (19.15%) Windows
4 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) ETL
1 12 (25.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (23.40%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (21.28%) Data Modelling
3 10 (21.28%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.89%) Complex ETL
6 6 (12.77%) Logistics
6 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.77%) Benchmarking
6 6 (12.77%) Business Continuity
7 5 (10.64%) High Availability
7 5 (10.64%) Project Management
8 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.51%) Automated Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Regression Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Scrum
8 4 (8.51%) Performance Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Load Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (72.34%) SQL
2 22 (46.81%) T-SQL
3 6 (12.77%) C#
4 4 (8.51%) C++
4 4 (8.51%) Java
4 4 (8.51%) VB
4 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
4 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.51%) C
5 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.13%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.13%) AWK
7 1 (2.13%) Korn
7 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) Cronacle
1 1 (2.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (2.13%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Sun
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle
4 6 (12.77%) Veritas
5 5 (10.64%) Vertica
6 3 (6.38%) Talend
7 2 (4.26%) Tableau