The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 67 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 9 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.59% 4.41% 2.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.59% 10.96% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Average salary - £47,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.79%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
RDBMS
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
196 146 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 56.48% 40.22% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 141 131 91
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

RDBMS Salary Trend in Portsmouth

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 28 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 27 (96.43%) Test Strategy
2 27 (96.43%) Gherkin
2 27 (96.43%) WebDriver
2 27 (96.43%) Open Source
2 27 (96.43%) Cucumber
2 27 (96.43%) Ruby
2 27 (96.43%) QA
2 27 (96.43%) WATIR
2 27 (96.43%) Selenium
2 27 (96.43%) Test Scripting
2 27 (96.43%) E-Commerce
2 27 (96.43%) ERP
2 27 (96.43%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (96.43%) Scrum
2 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (82.14%) SQL Server
4 22 (78.57%) IIS
4 22 (78.57%) ASP.NET
4 22 (78.57%) CSS
4 22 (78.57%) C#
4 22 (78.57%) HTML
4 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
4 22 (78.57%) VB.NET
4 22 (78.57%) .NET
4 22 (78.57%) MSMQ
4 22 (78.57%) MVC
4 22 (78.57%) TDD
4 22 (78.57%) Pair Programming
4 22 (78.57%) NUnit

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (78.57%) IIS
1 22 (78.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (60.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 23 (82.14%) SQL Server
3 22 (78.57%) RavenDB
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.57%) DTS
Development Applications
1 27 (96.43%) WebDriver
1 27 (96.43%) Cucumber
1 27 (96.43%) WATIR
1 27 (96.43%) Selenium
2 22 (78.57%) NUnit
2 22 (78.57%) JIRA
2 22 (78.57%) ReSharper
2 22 (78.57%) Rhino Mocks
2 22 (78.57%) Moq
2 22 (78.57%) NCrunch
2 22 (78.57%) TeamCity
2 22 (78.57%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) QA Engineer
2 15 (53.57%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Server Administrator
3 1 (3.57%) DBA
3 1 (3.57%) Administrator
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (3.57%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) Gherkin
2 22 (78.57%) ASP.NET
2 22 (78.57%) CSS
2 22 (78.57%) HTML
2 22 (78.57%) .NET
2 22 (78.57%) MSMQ
2 22 (78.57%) jQuery
2 22 (78.57%) NHibernate
2 22 (78.57%) .NET Framework
2 22 (78.57%) StructureMap
2 22 (78.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 22 (78.57%) Castle Windsor
2 22 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 22 (78.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 22 (78.57%) Dapper ORM
2 22 (78.57%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (96.43%) Open Source
2 17 (60.71%) Blog
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Test Strategy
1 27 (96.43%) Test Scripting
1 27 (96.43%) E-Commerce
1 27 (96.43%) ERP
1 27 (96.43%) Business Intelligence
1 27 (96.43%) Scrum
1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (78.57%) MVC
2 22 (78.57%) TDD
2 22 (78.57%) Pair Programming
2 22 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (78.57%) Refactoring
2 22 (78.57%) BDD
3 21 (75.00%) Mentoring
4 17 (60.71%) Benchmarking
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.57%) Database Security
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) Ruby
2 22 (78.57%) C#
2 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 22 (78.57%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (96.43%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Endeca
1 22 (78.57%) RedPrairie