The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 90 88 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 7 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.63% 0.19% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.77% 0.48% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 7
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 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
396 413 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.64% 38.96% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 344 362 302
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
RDBMS
South East

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 30 July 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 - 7 £65,000 -
RDBMS
South East

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 37 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 33 (89.19%) Oracle
3 29 (78.38%) SQL
4 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
5 19 (51.35%) MySQL
6 16 (43.24%) E-Commerce
7 14 (37.84%) Java
7 14 (37.84%) Spring
8 13 (35.14%) Oracle Database
9 12 (32.43%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
9 12 (32.43%) .NET
9 12 (32.43%) UNIX
9 12 (32.43%) Windows
9 12 (32.43%) Eclipse
10 11 (29.73%) Maven
10 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (27.03%) Finance
12 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
12 9 (24.32%) VB
12 9 (24.32%) Open Source
12 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (24.32%) Dojo
12 9 (24.32%) NetBeans
13 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
13 8 (21.62%) Linux
14 7 (18.92%) DTS
14 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (18.92%) Replication

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.41%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) Mule
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
3 19 (51.35%) MySQL
4 13 (35.14%) Oracle Database
5 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (18.92%) DTS
7 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
11 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (2.70%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (2.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Eclipse
2 11 (29.73%) Maven
3 9 (24.32%) NetBeans
4 5 (13.51%) Subversion
4 5 (13.51%) jMock
4 5 (13.51%) Ant
4 5 (13.51%) JUnit
5 3 (8.11%) Hudson
5 3 (8.11%) CruiseControl
5 3 (8.11%) EasyMock
5 3 (8.11%) IntelliJ
6 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.41%) Mockito
6 2 (5.41%) Gradle
7 1 (2.70%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Back Office
3 3 (8.11%) Legal
4 2 (5.41%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) DBA
2 10 (27.03%) Administrator
3 9 (24.32%) Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Technical Design Authority
4 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Design Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 4 (10.81%) Senior DBA
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (10.81%) SQL DBA
6 3 (8.11%) Java Swing Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior
7 2 (5.41%) Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) Spring
2 12 (32.43%) .NET
3 9 (24.32%) Dojo
4 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
4 5 (13.51%) Web Services
4 5 (13.51%) J2SE
5 3 (8.11%) XMLBeans
5 3 (8.11%) Swing
5 3 (8.11%) XML
5 3 (8.11%) XSD
6 2 (5.41%) HTML
6 2 (5.41%) J2EE
6 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.41%) CSS
6 2 (5.41%) JSP
6 2 (5.41%) jQuery
6 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.41%) JPA
6 2 (5.41%) JSF
6 2 (5.41%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Open Source
2 7 (18.92%) Replication
3 4 (10.81%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) UNIX
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Linux
3 4 (10.81%) AIX
3 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) E-Commerce
2 12 (32.43%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (13.51%) Scrum
6 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.81%) Database Security
7 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (8.11%) BCP
7 3 (8.11%) CRM
7 3 (8.11%) DSDM
7 3 (8.11%) UML
7 3 (8.11%) OOP
8 2 (5.41%) MVC
8 2 (5.41%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 14 (37.84%) Java
3 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
4 9 (24.32%) VB
5 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
6 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.41%) C#
7 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (10.81%) OCP
3 3 (8.11%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) SRDF
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Data Guard
2 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) Jaspersoft
3 4 (10.81%) IBM
3 4 (10.81%) EMC
3 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) JBoss
4 3 (8.11%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.70%) Sybase