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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 197 182 132
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -50
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 51 64 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.80% 0.91% 1.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.30% 2.63% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 30 49 109
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,350 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
2219 2436 2807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.89% 34.61% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1899 2056 2457
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 2 July 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 2 July 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
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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 +9 37 £34,500 -8.00% 6
Cheshire -11 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Lancashire -14 5 £40,000 -4.76% 4
Merseyside +5 1 - -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 123 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 88 (71.54%) SQL Server
3 62 (50.41%) Linux
4 54 (43.90%) Oracle
5 50 (40.65%) Java
6 47 (38.21%) SQL
7 43 (34.96%) Microsoft
8 42 (34.15%) Windows
8 42 (34.15%) Oracle Database
9 39 (31.71%) XML
10 38 (30.89%) UNIX
11 37 (30.08%) .NET
12 32 (26.02%) Software Engineering
13 31 (25.20%) SOAP
13 31 (25.20%) Enterprise Software
14 30 (24.39%) WebLogic
14 30 (24.39%) HTML
15 29 (23.58%) WebSphere
15 29 (23.58%) Degree
16 28 (22.76%) Spring
16 28 (22.76%) Middleware
16 28 (22.76%) Hibernate
16 28 (22.76%) C
16 28 (22.76%) Analytical Skills
17 27 (21.95%) REST
17 27 (21.95%) Mentoring
17 27 (21.95%) VMware
17 27 (21.95%) Red Hat
17 27 (21.95%) WebSphere MQ
17 27 (21.95%) IBM

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 30 (24.39%) WebLogic
2 29 (23.58%) WebSphere
3 10 (8.13%) SharePoint
4 8 (6.50%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (6.50%) Node.js
5 4 (3.25%) Apache
6 3 (2.44%) Oracle 10gAS
6 3 (2.44%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.81%) CMS
8 1 (0.81%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (4.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.44%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.70%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.70%) SAN
2 9 (7.32%) HTTP
3 1 (0.81%) SNMP
3 1 (0.81%) DNS
3 1 (0.81%) SSL
3 1 (0.81%) Internet
3 1 (0.81%) Extranet
3 1 (0.81%) SSH
3 1 (0.81%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 88 (71.54%) SQL Server
3 42 (34.15%) Oracle Database
4 23 (18.70%) Oracle Exadata
4 23 (18.70%) DB2
5 13 (10.57%) MySQL
6 9 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (7.32%) NoSQL
7 8 (6.50%) RavenDB
7 8 (6.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (6.50%) MongoDB
7 8 (6.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (5.69%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (17.89%) Maven
2 6 (4.88%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.07%) Ant
4 3 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.63%) JUnit
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 22 (17.89%) Finance
1 22 (17.89%) Retail
2 9 (7.32%) Marketing
2 9 (7.32%) Banking
3 3 (2.44%) Games
3 3 (2.44%) Law
3 3 (2.44%) iGaming
4 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (29.27%) Developer
2 30 (24.39%) Architect
3 29 (23.58%) Software Engineer
4 24 (19.51%) Solutions Architect
5 23 (18.70%) Infrastructure Architect
5 23 (18.70%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 17 (13.82%) .NET Developer
7 13 (10.57%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (9.76%) DBA
9 11 (8.94%) Java Developer
10 9 (7.32%) C# Developer
10 9 (7.32%) Senior Developer
10 9 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (5.69%) Oracle DBA
12 6 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
13 5 (4.07%) SQL DBA
13 5 (4.07%) Administrator
13 5 (4.07%) Software Developer
13 5 (4.07%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (31.71%) XML
2 37 (30.08%) .NET
3 31 (25.20%) SOAP
4 30 (24.39%) HTML
5 28 (22.76%) Middleware
5 28 (22.76%) Hibernate
5 28 (22.76%) Spring
6 27 (21.95%) WebSphere MQ
6 27 (21.95%) REST
7 25 (20.33%) Java EE
7 25 (20.33%) JSON
7 25 (20.33%) WSDL
7 25 (20.33%) Servlets
8 24 (19.51%) JMS
9 23 (18.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 22 (17.89%) RabbitMQ
10 22 (17.89%) ActiveMQ
11 21 (17.07%) CSS
12 17 (13.82%) Web Services
13 16 (13.01%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.20%) Enterprise Software
2 28 (22.76%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (18.70%) Data Centre
3 23 (18.70%) FlexPod
4 13 (10.57%) N-Tier
5 7 (5.69%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.44%) Online Games
6 3 (2.44%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.44%) Physics
7 2 (1.63%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.81%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 62 (50.41%) Linux
2 42 (34.15%) Windows
3 38 (30.89%) UNIX
4 27 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (21.14%) Solaris
5 26 (21.14%) AIX
6 23 (18.70%) HPUX
6 23 (18.70%) OS/400
6 23 (18.70%) zOS
6 23 (18.70%) SUSE
7 6 (4.88%) Apple iOS
7 6 (4.88%) Android
8 3 (2.44%) CentOS
9 1 (0.81%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.02%) Software Engineering
2 27 (21.95%) Mentoring
3 25 (20.33%) Coaching
3 25 (20.33%) TDD
4 23 (18.70%) Business Continuity
4 23 (18.70%) OO
4 23 (18.70%) E-Commerce
4 23 (18.70%) Converged Infrastructure
4 23 (18.70%) Infrastructure Management
5 22 (17.89%) Software Architecture
5 22 (17.89%) Logistics
6 15 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (11.38%) UML
8 13 (10.57%) OOP
8 13 (10.57%) OOD
9 10 (8.13%) Data Modelling
9 10 (8.13%) Multithreading
10 9 (7.32%) Load Balancing
10 9 (7.32%) Use Case
10 9 (7.32%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 50 (40.65%) Java
2 47 (38.21%) SQL
3 28 (22.76%) C
4 26 (21.14%) C++
5 25 (20.33%) C#
6 23 (18.70%) JavaScript
7 15 (12.20%) VB.NET
8 13 (10.57%) VB
9 10 (8.13%) T-SQL
10 9 (7.32%) VB6
11 8 (6.50%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.63%) Python
12 2 (1.63%) Ruby
13 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.81%) PHP
13 1 (0.81%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 29 (23.58%) Degree
2 8 (6.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.25%) DV Cleared
3 4 (3.25%) MCP
3 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.44%) PMP
4 3 (2.44%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) WAI
2 1 (0.81%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (18.70%) Hyper-V
2 23 (18.70%) KVM
3 5 (4.07%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 23 (18.70%) Tivoli
2 8 (6.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (6.50%) Data Guard
3 5 (4.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (2.44%) Puppet
4 3 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.81%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 54 (43.90%) Oracle
2 43 (34.96%) Microsoft
3 27 (21.95%) Red Hat
3 27 (21.95%) VMware
3 27 (21.95%) IBM
4 23 (18.70%) Brocade
4 23 (18.70%) CheckPoint
4 23 (18.70%) Symantec
4 23 (18.70%) Cisco
4 23 (18.70%) HP
4 23 (18.70%) EMC
4 23 (18.70%) Juniper
4 23 (18.70%) BMC
4 23 (18.70%) CA
4 23 (18.70%) NetApp
5 3 (2.44%) Retek
6 2 (1.63%) Citrix
6 2 (1.63%) Trapeze
7 1 (0.81%) Baan
7 1 (0.81%) RedPrairie
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