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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 66 71 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 101 98 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.22% 2.86% 4.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.03% 9.32% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 54 45 60
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,900 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,000 £70,000
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
916 1052 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 29.24% 30.74% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 613 718 623
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +6 62 £42,500 +8.28% 3
Edinburgh -3 21 £41,500 -2.35% 3
Stirling - 7 - -
Fife +8 4 - -
Aberdeen +12 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Highlands - 2 £60,000 -
Dundee +8 1 - -
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 230 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 129 (56.09%) Java
3 126 (54.78%) Oracle
4 111 (48.26%) SQL
5 91 (39.57%) Agile Software Development
6 83 (36.09%) SQL Server
7 68 (29.57%) UNIX
8 63 (27.39%) .NET
8 63 (27.39%) Finance
9 62 (26.96%) OO
10 60 (26.09%) Linux
11 55 (23.91%) JavaScript
12 54 (23.48%) C#
13 53 (23.04%) HTML
14 50 (21.74%) TDD
14 50 (21.74%) Oracle Database
15 46 (20.00%) Windows
16 44 (19.13%) CSS
17 43 (18.70%) Web Services
18 42 (18.26%) Continuous Integration
19 41 (17.83%) Spring
20 36 (15.65%) Scrum
20 36 (15.65%) MVC
21 34 (14.78%) Banking
21 34 (14.78%) Dependency Injection
21 34 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
22 33 (14.35%) MySQL
23 31 (13.48%) Degree
24 30 (13.04%) XML
24 30 (13.04%) OOD

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 29 (12.61%) Tomcat
2 15 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 14 (6.09%) Apache
3 14 (6.09%) WebSphere
4 9 (3.91%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (3.48%) Node.js
5 8 (3.48%) JBoss
6 7 (3.04%) SAS
7 2 (0.87%) CICS
7 2 (0.87%) Moodle
8 1 (0.43%) Drupal
8 1 (0.43%) Liferay
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (3.04%) InfoPath
2 2 (0.87%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.61%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.61%) Google Compute Engine
1 6 (2.61%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.87%) Heroku
2 2 (0.87%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.43%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.26%) Internet
2 6 (2.61%) HTTP
2 6 (2.61%) SAN
3 2 (0.87%) CTI
4 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.43%) DNS
4 1 (0.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 83 (36.09%) SQL Server
3 50 (21.74%) Oracle Database
4 33 (14.35%) MySQL
5 24 (10.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (10.00%) NoSQL
7 22 (9.57%) MongoDB
8 20 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (7.83%) BusinessObjects XI
10 15 (6.52%) QlikView
11 14 (6.09%) Oracle Database 12c
12 11 (4.78%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (4.78%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (3.91%) RavenDB
13 9 (3.91%) Oracle BI EE
14 8 (3.48%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (3.04%) Oracle Exadata
15 7 (3.04%) MarkLogic
16 6 (2.61%) TimesTen
Development Applications
1 27 (11.74%) Git (software)
2 20 (8.70%) JUnit
3 16 (6.96%) Subversion
4 12 (5.22%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (3.04%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.61%) Maven
7 5 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.74%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.87%) PowerDesigner
9 2 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.43%) PeopleTools
10 1 (0.43%) ERwin
10 1 (0.43%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.43%) NUnit
10 1 (0.43%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.43%) Hudson
10 1 (0.43%) MagicDraw
General
1 63 (27.39%) Finance
2 34 (14.78%) Banking
3 16 (6.96%) Investment Banking
4 9 (3.91%) Back Office
5 3 (1.30%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.30%) Retail
6 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 133 (57.83%) Developer
2 54 (23.48%) Java Developer
3 36 (15.65%) Senior Developer
4 21 (9.13%) Software Engineer
4 21 (9.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (8.70%) Analyst
6 18 (7.83%) DBA
7 16 (6.96%) Business Developer
7 16 (6.96%) Oracle DBA
7 16 (6.96%) Business Objects Developer
8 10 (4.35%) Verification Engineer
8 10 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (3.91%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (3.48%) Programmer
10 8 (3.48%) Team Leader
11 7 (3.04%) Architect
11 7 (3.04%) Business Analyst
12 6 (2.61%) Technical Team Leader
12 6 (2.61%) Technical Business Analyst
12 6 (2.61%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (27.39%) .NET
2 53 (23.04%) HTML
3 44 (19.13%) CSS
4 43 (18.70%) Web Services
5 41 (17.83%) Spring
6 30 (13.04%) XML
7 29 (12.61%) jQuery
8 22 (9.57%) .NET Framework
9 21 (9.13%) ASP.NET
9 21 (9.13%) NHibernate
9 21 (9.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (7.83%) Spring.NET
11 18 (7.83%) REST
12 17 (7.39%) WPF
13 16 (6.96%) Hibernate
13 16 (6.96%) WinForms
14 15 (6.52%) WCF
15 14 (6.09%) HTML5
16 13 (5.65%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.48%) Derivative
3 8 (3.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (2.61%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.61%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.61%) Equities
4 6 (2.61%) iPad
4 6 (2.61%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.17%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.74%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.74%) Open Source
7 2 (0.87%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.87%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.87%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.87%) Replication
7 2 (0.87%) VLE
8 1 (0.43%) Clustering
8 1 (0.43%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 68 (29.57%) UNIX
2 60 (26.09%) Linux
3 46 (20.00%) Windows
4 23 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (6.52%) Debian
6 12 (5.22%) Solaris
7 3 (1.30%) Android
7 3 (1.30%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.87%) AIX
8 2 (0.87%) zOS
8 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (39.57%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (26.96%) OO
3 50 (21.74%) TDD
4 42 (18.26%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (15.65%) Scrum
5 36 (15.65%) MVC
6 34 (14.78%) Dependency Injection
7 30 (13.04%) OOD
8 29 (12.61%) Software Engineering
9 25 (10.87%) Automated Testing
10 21 (9.13%) Mentoring
11 20 (8.70%) BDD
11 20 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (7.83%) AOP
13 17 (7.39%) ETL
14 16 (6.96%) Data Modelling
14 16 (6.96%) Performance Tuning
15 15 (6.52%) Project Management
16 14 (6.09%) OOP
16 14 (6.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 129 (56.09%) Java
2 111 (48.26%) SQL
3 55 (23.91%) JavaScript
4 54 (23.48%) C#
5 28 (12.17%) Perl
5 28 (12.17%) VB
6 26 (11.30%) VB.NET
7 23 (10.00%) PL/SQL
8 19 (8.26%) C++
9 17 (7.39%) VBA
10 13 (5.65%) Python
11 10 (4.35%) VB6
12 9 (3.91%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.61%) AWK
13 6 (2.61%) Bourne shell
13 6 (2.61%) sed
13 6 (2.61%) PHP
14 5 (2.17%) C
15 4 (1.74%) COBOL
15 4 (1.74%) F#
Qualifications
1 31 (13.48%) Degree
2 1 (0.43%) VCP4
2 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.09%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (7.39%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (3.48%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.87%) RACF
3 2 (0.87%) Docker
4 1 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (3.48%) Data Guard
2 6 (2.61%) Puppet
2 6 (2.61%) CFEngine
2 6 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.87%) CA Endevor
3 2 (0.87%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (0.43%) MOM
Vendors
1 126 (54.78%) Oracle
2 25 (10.87%) Business Objects
3 18 (7.83%) Sybase
4 15 (6.52%) Tableau
5 13 (5.65%) Red Hat
5 13 (5.65%) SAP
6 10 (4.35%) Cognos
7 6 (2.61%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (2.61%) Google
7 6 (2.61%) Vertica
7 6 (2.61%) MapR
8 5 (2.17%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.30%) Sun
10 2 (0.87%) Compuware
10 2 (0.87%) BMC
10 2 (0.87%) CA
10 2 (0.87%) IBM
11 1 (0.43%) Adobe
11 1 (0.43%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.43%) Hyperion
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