The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 176 166 177
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 73 78 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.06% 1.18% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.27% 3.09% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 51 64 85
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £41,500
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2234 2524 3186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.41% 38.24% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1953 2205 2873
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RDBMS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

RDBMS Salary Trend in the North West

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RDBMS across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in the North West

RDBMS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
(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
Manchester +8 54 £37,500 +2.73% 4
Cheshire -13 13 £22,500 -41.55% 4
Lancashire -11 3 £40,000 +21.21% 1
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 89 (74.79%) SQL Server
3 63 (52.94%) SQL
4 60 (50.42%) Microsoft
5 56 (47.06%) Oracle
6 54 (45.38%) .NET
7 51 (42.86%) HTML
8 49 (41.18%) JavaScript
8 49 (41.18%) XML
9 48 (40.34%) C#
10 45 (37.82%) Windows
10 45 (37.82%) Linux
11 39 (32.77%) Java
11 39 (32.77%) CSS
12 38 (31.93%) ASP.NET
13 32 (26.89%) Oracle Database
14 30 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (22.69%) Software Engineering
16 26 (21.85%) Degree
17 25 (21.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 25 (21.01%) SOAP
17 25 (21.01%) Web Services
17 25 (21.01%) Red Hat
18 22 (18.49%) HP
18 22 (18.49%) IBM
18 22 (18.49%) VB.NET
18 22 (18.49%) WebSphere
18 22 (18.49%) Computer Science
18 22 (18.49%) TDD
18 22 (18.49%) Mentoring

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 22 (18.49%) WebSphere
2 21 (17.65%) WebLogic
3 14 (11.76%) Apache
4 6 (5.04%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (5.04%) Node.js
5 3 (2.52%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (1.68%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.84%) CMS
7 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.84%) IIS
7 1 (0.84%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.68%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.97%) SAN
2 18 (15.13%) HTTP
3 2 (1.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.84%) Extranet
4 1 (0.84%) SSH
4 1 (0.84%) SNMP
4 1 (0.84%) DNS
4 1 (0.84%) SSL
4 1 (0.84%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 89 (74.79%) SQL Server
3 32 (26.89%) Oracle Database
4 21 (17.65%) MySQL
5 19 (15.97%) DB2
5 19 (15.97%) Oracle Exadata
6 14 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (10.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (9.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (7.56%) OLTP
10 7 (5.88%) NoSQL
11 6 (5.04%) MongoDB
11 6 (5.04%) RavenDB
12 5 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (2.52%) Informix
13 3 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Eclipse
2 6 (5.04%) JUnit
2 6 (5.04%) Maven
3 4 (3.36%) Selenium
4 3 (2.52%) JIRA
4 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.52%) Introscope
4 3 (2.52%) Mockito
4 3 (2.52%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.52%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.68%) Rational Rose
5 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (13.45%) Marketing
2 9 (7.56%) Games
2 9 (7.56%) Retail
3 7 (5.88%) Finance
4 3 (2.52%) Publishing
4 3 (2.52%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.52%) Banking
5 2 (1.68%) Billing
6 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.84%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 55 (46.22%) Developer
2 28 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 24 (20.17%) Architect
4 22 (18.49%) ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (16.81%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (15.97%) Infrastructure Architect
6 19 (15.97%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 18 (15.13%) Software Engineer
8 16 (13.45%) C# Developer
9 15 (12.61%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (12.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (8.40%) Senior Developer
11 9 (7.56%) Java Developer
11 9 (7.56%) Software Integration Engineer
11 9 (7.56%) Integration Engineer
12 8 (6.72%) DBA
12 8 (6.72%) Graduate
13 7 (5.88%) Junior
13 7 (5.88%) Junior Developer
14 6 (5.04%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (45.38%) .NET
2 51 (42.86%) HTML
3 49 (41.18%) XML
4 39 (32.77%) CSS
5 38 (31.93%) ASP.NET
6 25 (21.01%) SOAP
6 25 (21.01%) Web Services
7 20 (16.81%) Middleware
8 19 (15.97%) WebSphere MQ
8 19 (15.97%) JSON
9 18 (15.13%) RESTful
9 18 (15.13%) WSDL
10 16 (13.45%) Servlets
10 16 (13.45%) jQuery
11 15 (12.61%) Java EE
12 13 (10.92%) .NET Framework
12 13 (10.92%) Spring
13 10 (8.40%) Hibernate
14 9 (7.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 8 (6.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.49%) Computer Science
1 22 (18.49%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (15.97%) FlexPod
3 18 (15.13%) N-Tier
4 9 (7.56%) Online Games
4 9 (7.56%) Mathematics
4 9 (7.56%) Physics
5 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.52%) Open Source
7 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.68%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.84%) Statistics
8 1 (0.84%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 45 (37.82%) Windows
1 45 (37.82%) Linux
2 25 (21.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (15.97%) OS/400
3 19 (15.97%) AIX
3 19 (15.97%) HPUX
3 19 (15.97%) Solaris
3 19 (15.97%) zOS
3 19 (15.97%) SUSE
4 16 (13.45%) UNIX
5 8 (6.72%) Apple iOS
5 8 (6.72%) Android
6 4 (3.36%) CentOS
7 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (22.69%) Software Engineering
3 22 (18.49%) TDD
3 22 (18.49%) Mentoring
4 21 (17.65%) Coaching
5 20 (16.81%) Business Continuity
5 20 (16.81%) OO
6 19 (15.97%) UML
6 19 (15.97%) OOP
6 19 (15.97%) Infrastructure Management
7 16 (13.45%) Web Development
8 15 (12.61%) Load Balancing
8 15 (12.61%) Use Case
8 15 (12.61%) Stress Testing
9 14 (11.76%) E-Commerce
10 11 (9.24%) MVC
11 9 (7.56%) Scrum
11 9 (7.56%) Game Development
12 8 (6.72%) Software Architecture
13 7 (5.88%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (52.94%) SQL
2 49 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 48 (40.34%) C#
4 39 (32.77%) Java
5 22 (18.49%) VB.NET
6 9 (7.56%) C++
7 7 (5.88%) C
7 7 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.88%) VB
8 6 (5.04%) VB6
9 4 (3.36%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.52%) PHP
11 2 (1.68%) Python
11 2 (1.68%) Ruby
11 2 (1.68%) XPath
12 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (21.85%) Degree
2 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.88%) MCP
4 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) ISEB
5 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) OCP
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.61%) WAI
2 2 (1.68%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (15.97%) Hyper-V
2 19 (15.97%) KVM
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (15.97%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.36%) Puppet
2 4 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.52%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.84%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 60 (50.42%) Microsoft
2 56 (47.06%) Oracle
3 25 (21.01%) Red Hat
4 22 (18.49%) HP
4 22 (18.49%) IBM
5 21 (17.65%) VMware
6 19 (15.97%) Brocade
6 19 (15.97%) CheckPoint
6 19 (15.97%) EMC
6 19 (15.97%) Juniper
6 19 (15.97%) BMC
6 19 (15.97%) CA
6 19 (15.97%) NetApp
6 19 (15.97%) Cisco
6 19 (15.97%) Symantec
7 3 (2.52%) Perforce
7 3 (2.52%) Compuware
8 2 (1.68%) Baan
8 2 (1.68%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.68%) RedPrairie
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