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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 211 131 194
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +63
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 45 122 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 1.83% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.63% 4.94% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 35 95 57
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,400 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £46,000
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2758 2468 2760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.36% 36.92% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2319 2158 2478
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 September 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 30 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
Manchester -27 30 £48,000 +1.05% 5
Cheshire -26 14 £32,500 -23.52% 3
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 62 (58.49%) SQL Server
3 59 (55.66%) SQL
4 50 (47.17%) HTML
5 47 (44.34%) Oracle
6 45 (42.45%) CSS
6 45 (42.45%) JavaScript
7 44 (41.51%) XML
8 40 (37.74%) .NET
9 39 (36.79%) C#
10 37 (34.91%) Java
11 36 (33.96%) Web Services
12 35 (33.02%) ASP.NET
13 32 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (29.25%) Windows
14 31 (29.25%) Linux
15 27 (25.47%) Microsoft
16 26 (24.53%) TDD
17 24 (22.64%) HTTP
17 24 (22.64%) SOAP
17 24 (22.64%) RESTful
18 23 (21.70%) OO
18 23 (21.70%) N-Tier
19 21 (19.81%) UNIX
19 21 (19.81%) UML
19 21 (19.81%) MVC
19 21 (19.81%) Finance
19 21 (19.81%) Oracle Database
20 20 (18.87%) WebSphere
20 20 (18.87%) IBM

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 20 (18.87%) WebSphere
2 16 (15.09%) Apache
3 15 (14.15%) WebLogic
4 9 (8.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (7.55%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (4.72%) SAS
6 5 (4.72%) Apache Pig
7 4 (3.77%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (3.77%) Oracle 10gAS
8 3 (2.83%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.94%) Jetty
9 1 (0.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) SPSS
2 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.94%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.94%) Edge Animate
3 1 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.72%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.64%) HTTP
2 8 (7.55%) SAN
2 8 (7.55%) Internet
3 2 (1.89%) SSL
4 1 (0.94%) CTI
4 1 (0.94%) Firewall
4 1 (0.94%) SSH
4 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 62 (58.49%) SQL Server
3 21 (19.81%) Oracle Database
4 17 (16.04%) MySQL
5 11 (10.38%) OLTP
6 9 (8.49%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (8.49%) DB2
6 9 (8.49%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (8.49%) NoSQL
7 8 (7.55%) Informix
8 7 (6.60%) Oracle Exadata
8 7 (6.60%) MongoDB
9 6 (5.66%) Data Mining
9 6 (5.66%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (4.72%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (4.72%) Hadoop
10 5 (4.72%) Apache Hive
10 5 (4.72%) HBase
10 5 (4.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (12.26%) Eclipse
2 12 (11.32%) JUnit
3 9 (8.49%) Selenium
4 8 (7.55%) Introscope
4 8 (7.55%) JIRA
4 8 (7.55%) Mockito
4 8 (7.55%) Cucumber
4 8 (7.55%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.89%) Rational Rose
6 2 (1.89%) Ant
7 1 (0.94%) Sublime Text
7 1 (0.94%) Hudson
7 1 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.94%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (0.94%) Aptana Studio
7 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (19.81%) Finance
2 15 (14.15%) Marketing
3 9 (8.49%) Games
4 6 (5.66%) Banking
5 3 (2.83%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.89%) Publishing
6 2 (1.89%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.89%) Billing
Job Titles
1 52 (49.06%) Developer
2 31 (29.25%) .NET Developer
3 21 (19.81%) Architect
4 16 (15.09%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (14.15%) C# Developer
5 15 (14.15%) ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (14.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (14.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (12.26%) Java Developer
7 11 (10.38%) Software Engineer
8 9 (8.49%) DBA
8 9 (8.49%) Integration Engineer
8 9 (8.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 9 (8.49%) Software Integration Engineer
9 8 (7.55%) Oracle DBA
10 7 (6.60%) Consultant
11 6 (5.66%) Data Architect
11 6 (5.66%) Junior
11 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (47.17%) HTML
2 45 (42.45%) CSS
3 44 (41.51%) XML
4 40 (37.74%) .NET
5 36 (33.96%) Web Services
6 35 (33.02%) ASP.NET
7 24 (22.64%) SOAP
7 24 (22.64%) RESTful
8 19 (17.92%) WSDL
9 18 (16.98%) JSON
10 16 (15.09%) J2EE
10 16 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (14.15%) Servlets
12 14 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (11.32%) .NET Framework
14 11 (10.38%) Middleware
14 11 (10.38%) Spring
15 10 (9.43%) Java EE
16 9 (8.49%) JAX-RS
17 8 (7.55%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.70%) N-Tier
2 15 (14.15%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (12.26%) Open Source
4 10 (9.43%) Computer Science
5 9 (8.49%) Online Games
5 9 (8.49%) Mathematics
5 9 (8.49%) Physics
6 7 (6.60%) FlexPod
7 6 (5.66%) Client/Server
8 5 (4.72%) Mainframe
8 5 (4.72%) Data Integration
8 5 (4.72%) Visualisation
9 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.83%) Statistics
10 2 (1.89%) Online Banking
10 2 (1.89%) Clustering
11 1 (0.94%) Replication
11 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (29.25%) Windows
1 31 (29.25%) Linux
2 21 (19.81%) UNIX
3 13 (12.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (9.43%) AIX
5 8 (7.55%) Solaris
6 7 (6.60%) HPUX
6 7 (6.60%) OS/400
6 7 (6.60%) zOS
6 7 (6.60%) SUSE
7 2 (1.89%) CentOS
7 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (24.53%) TDD
3 23 (21.70%) OO
4 21 (19.81%) UML
4 21 (19.81%) MVC
5 18 (16.98%) Stress Testing
6 16 (15.09%) Use Case
6 16 (15.09%) OOP
7 15 (14.15%) Load Balancing
8 14 (13.21%) ETL
8 14 (13.21%) Mentoring
9 13 (12.26%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (11.32%) Software Engineering
11 11 (10.38%) E-Commerce
11 11 (10.38%) Coaching
11 11 (10.38%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (9.43%) Business Continuity
13 9 (8.49%) SOA
13 9 (8.49%) Game Development
14 8 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 59 (55.66%) SQL
2 45 (42.45%) JavaScript
3 39 (36.79%) C#
4 37 (34.91%) Java
5 9 (8.49%) Perl
6 8 (7.55%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.60%) Python
8 6 (5.66%) PHP
8 6 (5.66%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.72%) R
10 4 (3.77%) VBA
11 3 (2.83%) VB
11 3 (2.83%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.89%) COBOL
12 2 (1.89%) Ruby
13 1 (0.94%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 16 (15.09%) Degree
2 11 (10.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) CRISC
3 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) ISEB
3 1 (0.94%) CISSP
3 1 (0.94%) OCP
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.94%) CISA
3 1 (0.94%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.15%) WAI
2 3 (2.83%) QA
2 3 (2.83%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.60%) Hyper-V
2 7 (6.60%) KVM
3 5 (4.72%) Apache Flume
3 5 (4.72%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (2.83%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.94%) RHEV
5 1 (0.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) Tivoli
2 6 (5.66%) Data Guard
3 5 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 47 (44.34%) Oracle
2 27 (25.47%) Microsoft
3 20 (18.87%) IBM
4 15 (14.15%) HP
5 13 (12.26%) Red Hat
6 9 (8.49%) EMC
6 9 (8.49%) Cisco
6 9 (8.49%) VMware
7 8 (7.55%) Symantec
7 8 (7.55%) Perforce
7 8 (7.55%) Compuware
7 8 (7.55%) NetApp
8 7 (6.60%) CheckPoint
8 7 (6.60%) Juniper
8 7 (6.60%) BMC
8 7 (6.60%) CA
8 7 (6.60%) Brocade
9 5 (4.72%) Hitachi
10 3 (2.83%) Veritas
10 3 (2.83%) Teradata
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