The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 172 135 134
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -1
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 83 136 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.16% 1.85% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.99% 4.61% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 65 106 96
Average salary £37,500 £34,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.91% -18.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2772 2947 2901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.63% 39.99% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2430 2564 2606
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
RDBMS
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -29 50 £37,500 +9.48% 6
Merseyside -12 16 £38,750 +40.90%
Cheshire -11 14 £38,000 +8.57% 4
Lancashire -2 5 £38,000 -13.63% 2
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 176 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 91 (51.70%) SQL
3 77 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 72 (40.91%) Oracle
5 56 (31.82%) Java
6 52 (29.55%) HTML
7 50 (28.41%) Oracle Database
8 47 (26.70%) XML
9 44 (25.00%) Web Services
10 43 (24.43%) .NET
11 42 (23.86%) OO
12 38 (21.59%) Windows
12 38 (21.59%) J2EE
12 38 (21.59%) C#
13 37 (21.02%) CSS
13 37 (21.02%) UNIX
14 36 (20.45%) Microsoft
15 34 (19.32%) Software Engineering
16 33 (18.75%) Linux
16 33 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
17 31 (17.61%) WebLogic
18 30 (17.05%) JavaScript
18 30 (17.05%) PL/SQL
19 29 (16.48%) Degree
20 28 (15.91%) MySQL
21 27 (15.34%) Middleware
21 27 (15.34%) Finance
22 26 (14.77%) TDD
22 26 (14.77%) ASP.NET
22 26 (14.77%) WebSphere

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 31 (17.61%) WebLogic
2 26 (14.77%) WebSphere
3 13 (7.39%) Apache
4 9 (5.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (4.55%) GlassFish
5 8 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
5 8 (4.55%) WebLogic Integration
5 8 (4.55%) WebSphere Process Server
5 8 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
6 7 (3.98%) Oracle 10gAS
7 6 (3.41%) Apache Pig
8 4 (2.27%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.27%) IIS
9 3 (1.70%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.70%) SAS
10 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.57%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.14%) SPSS
2 2 (1.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (5.11%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (3.98%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.52%) HTTP
2 12 (6.82%) SAN
2 12 (6.82%) Internet
3 8 (4.55%) Intranet
4 5 (2.84%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.84%) LDAP
5 3 (1.70%) Firewall
5 3 (1.70%) NAS
6 1 (0.57%) LAN
6 1 (0.57%) SMS
6 1 (0.57%) WAN
6 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.57%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 77 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 50 (28.41%) Oracle Database
4 28 (15.91%) MySQL
5 15 (8.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (8.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (7.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (5.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (5.11%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (3.98%) DB2
10 6 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (3.41%) Big Data
10 6 (3.41%) Hadoop
10 6 (3.41%) Apache Hive
11 4 (2.27%) NoSQL
11 4 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (7.39%) JUnit
2 11 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 10 (5.68%) Ant
4 7 (3.98%) Maven
5 6 (3.41%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.84%) Subversion
6 5 (2.84%) JIRA
7 4 (2.27%) Selenium
7 4 (2.27%) Hudson
8 3 (1.70%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.14%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.57%) WebLogic Workshop
10 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.57%) PhoneGap
General
1 27 (15.34%) Finance
2 9 (5.11%) Marketing
3 8 (4.55%) Multimedia
4 6 (3.41%) Retail
5 5 (2.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.27%) Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 60 (34.09%) Developer
2 37 (21.02%) DBA
3 26 (14.77%) Oracle DBA
4 23 (13.07%) Architect
5 21 (11.93%) Java Developer
6 19 (10.80%) .NET Developer
7 17 (9.66%) Analyst
8 16 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (8.52%) C# Developer
9 15 (8.52%) Administrator
9 15 (8.52%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (6.82%) Software Engineer
10 12 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (5.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 10 (5.68%) Software Developer
12 10 (5.68%) Junior
13 9 (5.11%) Tester
13 9 (5.11%) Consultant
14 8 (4.55%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (29.55%) HTML
2 47 (26.70%) XML
3 44 (25.00%) Web Services
4 43 (24.43%) .NET
5 38 (21.59%) J2EE
6 37 (21.02%) CSS
7 27 (15.34%) Middleware
8 26 (14.77%) ASP.NET
9 18 (10.23%) SOAP
10 17 (9.66%) JSP
10 17 (9.66%) Spring
11 15 (8.52%) JMS
12 14 (7.95%) EJB
12 14 (7.95%) jQuery
13 13 (7.39%) JDBC
13 13 (7.39%) Ajax
14 11 (6.25%) Hibernate
14 11 (6.25%) Java EE
14 11 (6.25%) Servlets
14 11 (6.25%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.23%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (8.52%) N-Tier
3 14 (7.95%) Clustering
4 12 (6.82%) Client/Server
5 10 (5.68%) Replication
5 10 (5.68%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.55%) DataPower
6 8 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (3.41%) Biometrics
8 5 (2.84%) Open Source
9 4 (2.27%) Online Banking
10 3 (1.70%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.70%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.70%) FMCG
11 2 (1.14%) FlexPod
11 2 (1.14%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.14%) HACMP
12 1 (0.57%) Firmware
12 1 (0.57%) LIMS
12 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 38 (21.59%) Windows
2 37 (21.02%) UNIX
3 33 (18.75%) Linux
4 16 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (7.39%) Solaris
6 8 (4.55%) Android
6 8 (4.55%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.84%) AIX
8 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.14%) Tru64
9 2 (1.14%) SUSE
9 2 (1.14%) OS/400
9 2 (1.14%) zOS
9 2 (1.14%) HPUX
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.86%) OO
2 34 (19.32%) Software Engineering
3 33 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (14.77%) TDD
5 24 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
6 22 (12.50%) UML
7 20 (11.36%) SOA
8 17 (9.66%) OOA/OOD
8 17 (9.66%) E-Commerce
9 16 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (8.52%) MVC
11 14 (7.95%) Business Continuity
12 12 (6.82%) ETL
12 12 (6.82%) OOP
12 12 (6.82%) Use Case
12 12 (6.82%) Infrastructure Management
13 11 (6.25%) Web Application Development
13 11 (6.25%) Stress Testing
13 11 (6.25%) Load Balancing
14 10 (5.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 91 (51.70%) SQL
2 56 (31.82%) Java
3 38 (21.59%) C#
4 30 (17.05%) JavaScript
4 30 (17.05%) PL/SQL
5 18 (10.23%) T-SQL
6 12 (6.82%) VB.NET
7 11 (6.25%) Python
8 9 (5.11%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.98%) PHP
9 7 (3.98%) C++
10 4 (2.27%) C
11 3 (1.70%) VB
11 3 (1.70%) Delphi
12 2 (1.14%) Perl
12 2 (1.14%) XAML
12 2 (1.14%) VB6
12 2 (1.14%) Ruby
13 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (16.48%) Degree
2 11 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.98%) MCP
3 7 (3.98%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.98%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.84%) MCTS
5 3 (1.70%) MCITP
5 3 (1.70%) ISEB
5 3 (1.70%) RHCE
6 2 (1.14%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.57%) OCP
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.25%) WAI
1 11 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) BS7799
2 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (13.07%) Oracle RMAN
2 16 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.84%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.70%) Squid
7 2 (1.14%) KVM
8 1 (0.57%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 19 (10.80%) Data Guard
2 12 (6.82%) Tivoli
3 10 (5.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.70%) Puppet
4 3 (1.70%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.14%) SCOM
6 1 (0.57%) SCCM
6 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 72 (40.91%) Oracle
2 36 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 22 (12.50%) VMware
4 21 (11.93%) IBM
5 16 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 13 (7.39%) EMC
7 12 (6.82%) Cisco
7 12 (6.82%) Symantec
8 8 (4.55%) Kony
8 8 (4.55%) JBoss
8 8 (4.55%) Informatica
9 6 (3.41%) HP
9 6 (3.41%) Business Objects
10 5 (2.84%) Brocade
11 4 (2.27%) NetApp
12 3 (1.70%) SAP
12 3 (1.70%) Sybase
12 3 (1.70%) Compaq
12 3 (1.70%) Jaspersoft
12 3 (1.70%) Foundry
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