The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 81 60 61
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 84 111 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.94% 3.55% 3.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.60% 11.29% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 35 66 68
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
RDBMS
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
875 983 1292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.58% 31.41% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 497 626 895
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

RDBMS Salary Trend in Scotland

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in Scotland

RDBMS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -12 67 £46,250 +2.77% 2
Edinburgh -3 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Aberdeen +8 2 £42,500 -15.00%
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 188 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 121 (64.36%) Oracle
3 119 (63.30%) Java
4 111 (59.04%) SQL
5 92 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (44.68%) Finance
7 63 (33.51%) TDD
7 63 (33.51%) Oracle Database
8 57 (30.32%) Spring
9 49 (26.06%) Degree
10 48 (25.53%) OO
11 47 (25.00%) Unix
12 45 (23.94%) PL/SQL
13 44 (23.40%) Maven
14 40 (21.28%) Linux
15 39 (20.74%) Sybase
16 37 (19.68%) SDLC
17 36 (19.15%) C#
17 36 (19.15%) Python
18 34 (18.09%) Web Services
19 33 (17.55%) HTML
19 33 (17.55%) Hibernate
19 33 (17.55%) Oracle Database 11g
20 31 (16.49%) Git (software)
20 31 (16.49%) Scrum
20 31 (16.49%) Automated Testing
21 30 (15.96%) Software Engineering
21 30 (15.96%) Oracle Database 10g
21 30 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
22 29 (15.43%) Mentoring

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (12.23%) JBoss
1 23 (12.23%) Tomcat
2 21 (11.17%) Oracle Coherence
3 14 (7.45%) Apache
4 10 (5.32%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.72%) GemFire
5 7 (3.72%) Node.js
5 7 (3.72%) SAS
5 7 (3.72%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (3.19%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.60%) Mule
8 2 (1.06%) NetWeaver
8 2 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.53%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.53%) Moodle
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (10.64%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (6.38%) Markit EDM
2 12 (6.38%) MultiFonds
2 12 (6.38%) thinkFolio
3 2 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.51%) Internet
2 13 (6.91%) SAN
3 12 (6.38%) LAN
3 12 (6.38%) Multicast
3 12 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 12 (6.38%) WAN
4 1 (0.53%) Firewall
4 1 (0.53%) SNMP
4 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 63 (33.51%) Oracle Database
3 33 (17.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 30 (15.96%) Oracle Database 10g
5 28 (14.89%) MySQL
6 26 (13.83%) SQL Server
7 16 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (5.85%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (5.32%) MongoDB
10 9 (4.79%) Big Data
11 8 (4.26%) NoSQL
12 7 (3.72%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (3.19%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (3.19%) NewSQL
13 6 (3.19%) OLAP
13 6 (3.19%) OLTP
13 6 (3.19%) Oracle OLAP
13 6 (3.19%) VoltDB
14 5 (2.66%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 44 (23.40%) Maven
2 31 (16.49%) Git (software)
3 23 (12.23%) Jenkins
4 22 (11.70%) Subversion
5 21 (11.17%) JUnit
6 20 (10.64%) FitNesse
7 16 (8.51%) Selenium
8 15 (7.98%) JIRA
9 14 (7.45%) Cucumber
10 8 (4.26%) Eclipse
11 6 (3.19%) Ant
12 5 (2.66%) HP UFT
12 5 (2.66%) Hudson
12 5 (2.66%) JMeter
12 5 (2.66%) Mockito
13 3 (1.60%) IntelliJ
13 3 (1.60%) TeamCity
14 2 (1.06%) Toad
15 1 (0.53%) Bugzilla
15 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
General
1 84 (44.68%) Finance
2 29 (15.43%) Banking
3 25 (13.30%) Financial Institution
4 22 (11.70%) Private Banking
5 16 (8.51%) Investment Banking
6 11 (5.85%) Retail
7 6 (3.19%) Games
8 4 (2.13%) Legal
9 3 (1.60%) German Language
9 3 (1.60%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.53%) Front Office
10 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (42.02%) Developer
2 48 (25.53%) Java Developer
3 18 (9.57%) Consultant
4 16 (8.51%) Senior Developer
4 16 (8.51%) Software Engineer
5 15 (7.98%) Lead Developer
6 14 (7.45%) Analyst
7 13 (6.91%) Lead Java Developer
8 11 (5.85%) Technical Leader
9 10 (5.32%) C++ Developer
9 10 (5.32%) Designer
9 10 (5.32%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (4.79%) DBA
10 9 (4.79%) Solutions Designer
10 9 (4.79%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (3.72%) Implementation Consultant
11 7 (3.72%) Oracle Consultant
11 7 (3.72%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (3.19%) Administrator
12 6 (3.19%) Junior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (30.32%) Spring
2 34 (18.09%) Web Services
3 33 (17.55%) Hibernate
3 33 (17.55%) HTML
4 29 (15.43%) Drools
4 29 (15.43%) J2EE
4 29 (15.43%) XML
5 28 (14.89%) .NET
6 24 (12.77%) CSS
7 22 (11.70%) SOAP
8 20 (10.64%) Castor
8 20 (10.64%) jBPM
9 18 (9.57%) JMS
10 17 (9.04%) Ext JS
10 17 (9.04%) JSON
11 15 (7.98%) Servlets
12 13 (6.91%) JSP
13 11 (5.85%) JDBC
13 11 (5.85%) LAMP
13 11 (5.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.11%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.91%) Data Centre
4 12 (6.38%) Grid Computing
5 8 (4.26%) Equity Derivative
6 7 (3.72%) Derivative
7 5 (2.66%) Equities
7 5 (2.66%) User Experience
8 4 (2.13%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.13%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.13%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.60%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.60%) Physics
10 2 (1.06%) NHS
10 2 (1.06%) Replication
11 1 (0.53%) Clustering
11 1 (0.53%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.53%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 47 (25.00%) Unix
2 40 (21.28%) Linux
3 22 (11.70%) Windows
4 13 (6.91%) Windows Server
5 11 (5.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (5.32%) Debian
7 1 (0.53%) AIX
7 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (33.51%) TDD
3 48 (25.53%) OO
4 37 (19.68%) SDLC
5 31 (16.49%) Automated Testing
5 31 (16.49%) Scrum
6 30 (15.96%) Software Engineering
7 29 (15.43%) Mentoring
8 28 (14.89%) Project Management
9 26 (13.83%) Multithreading
10 24 (12.77%) High Availability
11 21 (11.17%) UML
12 19 (10.11%) People Management
13 18 (9.57%) Root Cause Analysis
14 17 (9.04%) Investment Management
15 16 (8.51%) Data Modelling
16 14 (7.45%) Waterfall
17 13 (6.91%) Quality Management
17 13 (6.91%) Wealth Management
18 12 (6.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 119 (63.30%) Java
2 111 (59.04%) SQL
3 45 (23.94%) PL/SQL
4 36 (19.15%) C#
4 36 (19.15%) Python
5 28 (14.89%) JavaScript
6 21 (11.17%) Groovy
7 17 (9.04%) Perl
8 11 (5.85%) C++
9 10 (5.32%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.72%) Jython
10 7 (3.72%) VC++
11 6 (3.19%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.13%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.60%) PHP
14 2 (1.06%) VB
15 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.53%) SAS Macro
15 1 (0.53%) VBA
15 1 (0.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 49 (26.06%) Degree
2 1 (0.53%) OCP
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.53%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.32%) HL7
2 4 (2.13%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 121 (64.36%) Oracle
2 39 (20.74%) Sybase
3 16 (8.51%) IBM
4 12 (6.38%) Bloomberg
4 12 (6.38%) Calypso
4 12 (6.38%) Charles River
4 12 (6.38%) Fidessa
4 12 (6.38%) HP
4 12 (6.38%) Linedata
4 12 (6.38%) Reuters
5 6 (3.19%) Vertica
6 4 (2.13%) SAP
6 4 (2.13%) Teradata
7 3 (1.60%) Cognos
7 3 (1.60%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.06%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.06%) Sun
9 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.53%) Remedy
9 1 (0.53%) VMware
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