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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Very Large Database (VLDB)
Rank 861 867 847
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 8 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.030% 0.037%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.025% 0.096% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 32 36
Average salary £52,500 £51,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,150 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,250 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
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
31816 34466 32262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.87% 31.22% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 27126 29675 28127
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +10 5 £60,000 -
East Midlands +6 1 £50,000 -
London -14 1 £55,000 +7.84%
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
North East - 1 £35,000 -
VLDB
UK

VLDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 26 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 23 (67.65%) SQL
3 18 (52.94%) T-SQL
4 16 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (44.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (41.18%) OLTP
7 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (32.35%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (29.41%) UNIX
9 10 (29.41%) Solaris
9 10 (29.41%) Sun
9 10 (29.41%) ETL
9 10 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
10 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
11 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
11 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (20.59%) Kimball Methodology
12 7 (20.59%) Complex ETL
12 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (20.59%) Replication
13 6 (17.65%) Finance
13 6 (17.65%) Oracle
13 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
14 5 (14.71%) Benchmarking
14 5 (14.71%) SAN
14 5 (14.71%) Veritas
14 5 (14.71%) Windows

VLDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 16 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (44.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (41.18%) OLTP
5 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (32.35%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (14.71%) Big Data
9 3 (8.82%) MySQL
9 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
9 3 (8.82%) DTS
9 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
10 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
11 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
11 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
11 1 (2.94%) OLAP
11 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (2.94%) ERwin
1 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) DBA
2 13 (38.24%) Administrator
3 10 (29.41%) UNIX Administrator
4 9 (26.47%) Developer
5 8 (23.53%) SQL DBA
6 7 (20.59%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Database Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.94%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.59%) Replication
3 5 (14.71%) Clustering
4 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) UNIX
1 10 (29.41%) Solaris
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) ETL
1 10 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (20.59%) Kimball Methodology
3 7 (20.59%) Complex ETL
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
5 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
5 5 (14.71%) Benchmarking
6 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) Logistics
6 4 (11.76%) Web Development
6 4 (11.76%) High Availability
7 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
7 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.88%) Investment Management
9 1 (2.94%) Open Source
9 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) SQL
2 18 (52.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) AWK
3 1 (2.94%) Korn
3 1 (2.94%) Bourne shell
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Cronacle
1 1 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (2.94%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Sun
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle
4 5 (14.71%) Veritas
5 3 (8.82%) Vertica
6 1 (2.94%) Talend