The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 34 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.60% 3.37% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.35% 21.43% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
RDBMS
England

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 Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
23 28 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.86% 15.73% 37.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 44
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

RDBMS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

RDBMS Salary Trend in the Midlands

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) E-business
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (66.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (33.33%) PowerCenter
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) E-business
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica