The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 64 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 106 139 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.32% 3.61% 4.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.56% 11.63% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 54 58 62
Average salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £31,750 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
917 1195 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.74% 31.04% 34.80%
Number of salaries quoted 570 803 616
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,150 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 April 2015.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in Scotland

RDBMS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
(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
Glasgow -9 70 £43,500 +5.45% 3
Edinburgh -3 18 £40,750 -4.11% 3
Stirling - 11 - - 1
Aberdeen +17 4 £50,000 - 1
Dundee +2 1 - -
Fife +2 1 - -
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 214 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 127 (59.35%) Oracle
3 108 (50.47%) Java
4 107 (50.00%) SQL
5 87 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (35.05%) SQL Server
7 65 (30.37%) Finance
8 64 (29.91%) UNIX
9 56 (26.17%) Oracle Database
10 55 (25.70%) JavaScript
11 53 (24.77%) .NET
11 53 (24.77%) OO
12 50 (23.36%) C#
13 49 (22.90%) HTML
14 48 (22.43%) Linux
15 47 (21.96%) CSS
16 44 (20.56%) TDD
17 42 (19.63%) Spring
18 38 (17.76%) Windows
19 35 (16.36%) MVC
19 35 (16.36%) Scrum
19 35 (16.36%) Banking
20 32 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
20 32 (14.95%) Dependency Injection
20 32 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
21 31 (14.49%) PL/SQL
22 30 (14.02%) Web Services
22 30 (14.02%) jQuery
23 26 (12.15%) OOD
24 25 (11.68%) VB

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (7.01%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.07%) Tomcat
3 12 (5.61%) WebSphere
3 12 (5.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (5.14%) Node.js
5 10 (4.67%) JBoss
6 8 (3.74%) SAS
7 4 (1.87%) Apache
8 2 (0.93%) Moodle
9 1 (0.47%) Drupal
9 1 (0.47%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.47%) Liferay
9 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.47%) CICS
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (3.27%) InfoPath
2 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.80%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.47%) Heroku
1 1 (0.47%) OpenShift
1 1 (0.47%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.67%) Internet
2 6 (2.80%) SAN
3 2 (0.93%) CTI
3 2 (0.93%) LDAP
3 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.93%) DNS
4 1 (0.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 75 (35.05%) SQL Server
3 56 (26.17%) Oracle Database
4 24 (11.21%) MongoDB
5 23 (10.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (10.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (9.35%) NoSQL
7 19 (8.88%) MySQL
8 16 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (6.54%) Oracle Database 12c
10 13 (6.07%) BusinessObjects XI
11 12 (5.61%) RavenDB
12 10 (4.67%) QlikView
12 10 (4.67%) Oracle BI EE
12 10 (4.67%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (4.67%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (3.74%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (3.27%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (3.27%) Oracle Exadata
15 6 (2.80%) TimesTen
Development Applications
1 16 (7.48%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.01%) Subversion
2 15 (7.01%) Oracle Forms
3 14 (6.54%) JUnit
4 5 (2.34%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.40%) Maven
6 2 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.93%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.47%) PeopleTools
7 1 (0.47%) ERwin
7 1 (0.47%) NUnit
7 1 (0.47%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 65 (30.37%) Finance
2 35 (16.36%) Banking
3 19 (8.88%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.74%) Back Office
5 5 (2.34%) Retail
6 4 (1.87%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Front Office
7 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 115 (53.74%) Developer
2 42 (19.63%) Java Developer
3 31 (14.49%) Senior Developer
4 24 (11.21%) Analyst
5 19 (8.88%) DBA
5 19 (8.88%) Software Engineer
6 18 (8.41%) Oracle DBA
7 11 (5.14%) Business Objects Developer
7 11 (5.14%) Technical Analyst
7 11 (5.14%) Programmer
7 11 (5.14%) Business Developer
7 11 (5.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (4.67%) Senior Software Engineer
8 10 (4.67%) Verification Engineer
9 9 (4.21%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.74%) Technical Business Analyst
10 8 (3.74%) Business Analyst
10 8 (3.74%) AWS Developer
10 8 (3.74%) Agile Business Analyst
11 6 (2.80%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (24.77%) .NET
2 49 (22.90%) HTML
3 47 (21.96%) CSS
4 42 (19.63%) Spring
5 30 (14.02%) Web Services
5 30 (14.02%) jQuery
6 24 (11.21%) Entity Framework
6 24 (11.21%) Hibernate
6 24 (11.21%) .NET Framework
7 23 (10.75%) NHibernate
8 22 (10.28%) XML
9 21 (9.81%) Spring.NET
10 17 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (7.94%) ASP.NET
11 16 (7.48%) WPF
12 14 (6.54%) WinForms
12 14 (6.54%) JPA
12 14 (6.54%) WCF
13 12 (5.61%) Spring Integration
13 12 (5.61%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.14%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (3.74%) Derivative
5 7 (3.27%) Fixed Income
5 7 (3.27%) Equities
5 7 (3.27%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.27%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.80%) iPad
6 6 (2.80%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.34%) Open Source
8 4 (1.87%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.40%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.93%) VLE
10 2 (0.93%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.93%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.47%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.47%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 64 (29.91%) UNIX
2 48 (22.43%) Linux
3 38 (17.76%) Windows
4 11 (5.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (5.14%) Solaris
5 4 (1.87%) Debian
6 3 (1.40%) Android
6 3 (1.40%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.47%) AIX
8 1 (0.47%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (24.77%) OO
3 44 (20.56%) TDD
4 35 (16.36%) Scrum
4 35 (16.36%) MVC
5 32 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (14.95%) Dependency Injection
6 26 (12.15%) OOD
7 21 (9.81%) AOP
8 19 (8.88%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (8.41%) Software Engineering
10 17 (7.94%) Data Modelling
10 17 (7.94%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (7.94%) Mentoring
11 15 (7.01%) Validation
11 15 (7.01%) Waterfall
11 15 (7.01%) BDD
12 14 (6.54%) Multithreading
12 14 (6.54%) Unit Testing
12 14 (6.54%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 108 (50.47%) Java
2 107 (50.00%) SQL
3 55 (25.70%) JavaScript
4 50 (23.36%) C#
5 31 (14.49%) PL/SQL
6 25 (11.68%) VB
7 22 (10.28%) VB.NET
8 18 (8.41%) Perl
9 13 (6.07%) C++
10 12 (5.61%) VBA
10 12 (5.61%) VB6
11 9 (4.21%) Python
11 9 (4.21%) Shell Script
12 7 (3.27%) PHP
13 6 (2.80%) C
13 6 (2.80%) AWK
13 6 (2.80%) Bourne shell
13 6 (2.80%) sed
14 4 (1.87%) F#
14 4 (1.87%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (8.88%) Degree
2 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.34%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (8.41%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.47%) Docker
3 1 (0.47%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (4.21%) Oracle RMAN
1 9 (4.21%) Data Guard
2 6 (2.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.93%) MOM
4 1 (0.47%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.47%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (0.47%) Puppet
4 1 (0.47%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 127 (59.35%) Oracle
2 20 (9.35%) Business Objects
3 17 (7.94%) Sybase
4 12 (5.61%) SAP
5 11 (5.14%) Red Hat
6 10 (4.67%) Tableau
7 9 (4.21%) Cognos
8 7 (3.27%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (2.80%) Vertica
9 6 (2.80%) MapR
10 3 (1.40%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.40%) Sun
11 2 (0.93%) Compuware
11 2 (0.93%) Talend
11 2 (0.93%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.47%) BMC
12 1 (0.47%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.47%) CA
12 1 (0.47%) Hyland
12 1 (0.47%) Google
Stirling, Stirlingshire
Resource Solutions - HSBC
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £DOE
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum £30-50k depending on experience plus
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Scotland
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