The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 94 93 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -29
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 4 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.39% 0.18% 1.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.16% 0.46% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 9
Average salary £65,000 £53,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.49% +18.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
RDBMS
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
346 435 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.59% 39.40% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 285 378 286
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

RDBMS Salary Trend in Kent

RDBMS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
West Malling - 4 £65,000 -
RDBMS
South East

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 19 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
3 15 (78.95%) MySQL
3 15 (78.95%) Oracle
4 13 (68.42%) E-Commerce
5 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
6 11 (57.89%) SQL
6 11 (57.89%) Java
6 11 (57.89%) Spring
6 11 (57.89%) Maven
7 10 (52.63%) .NET
8 9 (47.37%) Eclipse
8 9 (47.37%) VB
8 9 (47.37%) Dojo
8 9 (47.37%) NetBeans
8 9 (47.37%) Open Source
9 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (21.05%) Finance
10 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (15.79%) Database Security
11 3 (15.79%) BCP
11 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
11 3 (15.79%) CRM
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (15.79%) Replication
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (10.53%) Mule
1 2 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
3 15 (78.95%) MySQL
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (5.26%) DTS
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Maven
2 9 (47.37%) Eclipse
2 9 (47.37%) NetBeans
3 2 (10.53%) jMock
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) Ant
3 2 (10.53%) JUnit
3 2 (10.53%) Mockito
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Gradle
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.26%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Technical Design Authority
2 5 (26.32%) DBA
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Design Architect
4 3 (15.79%) SQL DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Java Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Server Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Spring
2 10 (52.63%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) Dojo
4 2 (10.53%) JSF
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) JPA
4 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) J2EE
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) JSP
4 2 (10.53%) J2SE
4 2 (10.53%) Spring Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Apache Camel
5 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Open Source
2 3 (15.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) E-Commerce
2 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) Database Security
4 3 (15.79%) BCP
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Data Entry
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) VB
4 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.26%) Jaspersoft