The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 56 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 10 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.66% 3.89% 3.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.98% 9.62% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 20
Average salary £31,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,150 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Relational Database
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
201 260 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.33% 40.50% 41.21%
Number of salaries quoted 174 244 247
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Relational Database
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Relational Database Salary Trend in Merseyside

Relational Database
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Relational Database Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Relational Database
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Relational Database within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Liverpool -2 10 £31,500 -37.00%
Relational Database
North West

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) .NET
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) .NET Framework
4 11 (42.31%) HTML
5 10 (38.46%) MVC
5 10 (38.46%) CSS
5 10 (38.46%) Linux
6 9 (34.62%) Windows
7 8 (30.77%) Finance
7 8 (30.77%) CSS3
8 7 (26.92%) SOA
9 6 (23.08%) HTTP
9 6 (23.08%) Java
9 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 5 (19.23%) VBA
10 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
10 5 (19.23%) XHTML
10 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
10 5 (19.23%) OO
10 5 (19.23%) JBoss
10 5 (19.23%) SOAP
10 5 (19.23%) RDBMS
10 5 (19.23%) W3C
10 5 (19.23%) Validation
10 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (19.23%) HTML5
10 5 (19.23%) Progressive Enhancement
10 5 (19.23%) REST
11 4 (15.38%) WebSphere

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
2 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.69%) Big Data
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) OLTP
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) QlikView
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) TestComplete
1 2 (7.69%) Selenium
1 2 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Applications Support
5 4 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Graduate
6 3 (11.54%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Graduate Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Software Tester
7 2 (7.69%) Trainer
7 2 (7.69%) Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Business Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 11 (42.31%) HTML
4 10 (38.46%) CSS
5 8 (30.77%) CSS3
6 5 (19.23%) XHTML
6 5 (19.23%) SOAP
6 5 (19.23%) HTML5
6 5 (19.23%) REST
7 4 (15.38%) J2EE
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) W3C
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) MVC
2 7 (26.92%) SOA
3 5 (19.23%) OO
3 5 (19.23%) Validation
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Progressive Enhancement
4 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 4 (15.38%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) ETL
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Customer Insight
6 2 (7.69%) Line Management
6 2 (7.69%) MapReduce
6 2 (7.69%) Load Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) Java
4 5 (19.23%) VBA
5 4 (15.38%) C#
5 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 4 (15.38%) VBScript
6 3 (11.54%) C
7 2 (7.69%) Python
7 2 (7.69%) Perl
7 2 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) JBoss
2 4 (15.38%) BMC
2 4 (15.38%) Remedy
3 2 (7.69%) Twitter
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.85%) Cognos
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Teradata
4 1 (3.85%) Tableau