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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 45 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 168 134 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.31% 3.64% 4.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.00% 11.50% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 124 44 80
Average salary £45,000 £42,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% +12.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
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
1050 1165 1181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.16% 31.67% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 679 778 784
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +2 84 £51,500 +21.17% 7
Edinburgh +30 66 £39,500 +5.33% 3
Stirling - 6 - -
West Lothian - 3 £52,500 -
Aberdeen - 2 £41,250 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £55,000 -
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 284 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 174 (61.27%) SQL
3 166 (58.45%) Oracle
4 143 (50.35%) Java
5 110 (38.73%) Agile Software Development
6 107 (37.68%) Finance
7 93 (32.75%) Oracle Database
8 92 (32.39%) Linux
9 84 (29.58%) JavaScript
10 82 (28.87%) CSS
11 78 (27.46%) HTML
12 77 (27.11%) SQL Server
13 72 (25.35%) PL/SQL
14 71 (25.00%) UNIX
14 71 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
15 68 (23.94%) Web Services
16 61 (21.48%) OO
17 58 (20.42%) Perl
18 56 (19.72%) jQuery
19 55 (19.37%) Degree
20 54 (19.01%) Banking
21 52 (18.31%) Computer Science
22 50 (17.61%) Spring
23 48 (16.90%) Oracle Database 11g
24 47 (16.55%) Scrum
25 46 (16.20%) Software Engineering
26 45 (15.85%) Oracle Database 10g
27 44 (15.49%) JMS
27 44 (15.49%) MySQL
28 43 (15.14%) JSP

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (12.68%) JBoss
2 35 (12.32%) Apache
2 35 (12.32%) WebLogic
3 33 (11.62%) Tomcat
4 24 (8.45%) WebSphere
5 16 (5.63%) SAS
6 13 (4.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (4.23%) SharePoint
8 11 (3.87%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (3.52%) Node.js
9 10 (3.52%) Oracle Service Bus
10 7 (2.46%) Apache Pig
11 6 (2.11%) GlassFish
12 4 (1.41%) WebLogic Portal
13 3 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
13 3 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.70%) Mule
15 1 (0.35%) Moodle
15 1 (0.35%) MQSeries
15 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (1.76%) MS Excel
1 5 (1.76%) SPSS
2 2 (0.70%) InfoPath
2 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (8.10%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (7.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 20 (7.04%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (2.11%) Oracle Utilities
5 5 (1.76%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.76%) Amazon EMR
2 5 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.56%) Internet
2 15 (5.28%) CTI
3 6 (2.11%) SAN
4 4 (1.41%) ATM
5 3 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.06%) DNS
5 3 (1.06%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 93 (32.75%) Oracle Database
3 77 (27.11%) SQL Server
4 48 (16.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 45 (15.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 44 (15.49%) MySQL
7 28 (9.86%) MongoDB
8 21 (7.39%) NoSQL
9 20 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (5.28%) SQLPlus
10 15 (5.28%) DB2
10 15 (5.28%) OLAP
10 15 (5.28%) Big Data
11 14 (4.93%) BusinessObjects
12 13 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (3.87%) Oracle BI EE
13 11 (3.87%) RavenDB
14 10 (3.52%) Oracle Database 12c
14 10 (3.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (8.10%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.28%) Maven
3 13 (4.58%) JUnit
4 8 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (2.46%) Subversion
5 7 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.46%) Talend Open Studio
6 6 (2.11%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.11%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.11%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.41%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.41%) Hudson
8 3 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.06%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.70%) MagicDraw
9 2 (0.70%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.35%) Selenium
10 1 (0.35%) EasyMock
10 1 (0.35%) JIRA
General
1 107 (37.68%) Finance
2 54 (19.01%) Banking
3 20 (7.04%) Investment Banking
4 10 (3.52%) Retail
5 6 (2.11%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.76%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.06%) Front Office
8 2 (0.70%) Back Office
8 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.70%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 115 (40.49%) Developer
2 60 (21.13%) Java Developer
3 52 (18.31%) Analyst
4 40 (14.08%) DBA
5 37 (13.03%) Senior Developer
6 33 (11.62%) Oracle DBA
7 21 (7.39%) Designer
8 20 (7.04%) Administrator
9 13 (4.58%) Lead Designer
9 13 (4.58%) Business Analyst
9 13 (4.58%) Senior Java Developer
10 12 (4.23%) Technical Analyst
10 12 (4.23%) Development Specialist
11 11 (3.87%) Agile Business Analyst
11 11 (3.87%) Technical Business Analyst
12 10 (3.52%) Test Analyst
12 10 (3.52%) SOA Designer
13 9 (3.17%) Middleware Administrator
13 9 (3.17%) Programmer
14 8 (2.82%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (28.87%) CSS
2 78 (27.46%) HTML
3 68 (23.94%) Web Services
4 56 (19.72%) jQuery
5 50 (17.61%) Spring
6 44 (15.49%) JMS
7 43 (15.14%) JSP
8 42 (14.79%) Servlets
9 37 (13.03%) Hibernate
10 36 (12.68%) .NET
11 35 (12.32%) XML
12 34 (11.97%) Java EE
13 32 (11.27%) Middleware
14 26 (9.15%) SOAP
15 25 (8.80%) .NET Framework
15 25 (8.80%) Entity Framework
16 22 (7.75%) Oracle Fusion
16 22 (7.75%) CGI
17 21 (7.39%) J2EE
18 20 (7.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 71 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (18.31%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.93%) Equities
3 14 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.58%) Mathematics
5 11 (3.87%) Physics
5 11 (3.87%) Fixed Income
6 10 (3.52%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.82%) Clustering
8 6 (2.11%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.41%) User Experience
9 4 (1.41%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.41%) iPad
9 4 (1.41%) IVR
9 4 (1.41%) Online Banking
10 3 (1.06%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.70%) IPTV
11 2 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.70%) Statistics
11 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 92 (32.39%) Linux
2 71 (25.00%) UNIX
3 39 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (9.51%) Debian
4 27 (9.51%) Windows
4 27 (9.51%) Solaris
5 12 (4.23%) AIX
6 10 (3.52%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (2.11%) Android
8 5 (1.76%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.70%) Tru64
10 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (38.73%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (21.48%) OO
3 47 (16.55%) Scrum
4 46 (16.20%) Software Engineering
5 40 (14.08%) TDD
6 39 (13.73%) SDLC
7 27 (9.51%) MVC
8 25 (8.80%) Workflow
8 25 (8.80%) SOA
8 25 (8.80%) Project Management
8 25 (8.80%) Performance Tuning
9 24 (8.45%) ITIL
10 22 (7.75%) Automated Testing
11 21 (7.39%) Waterfall
12 20 (7.04%) Quality Management
12 20 (7.04%) Analytics
13 19 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (6.69%) OOD
13 19 (6.69%) Dependency Injection
13 19 (6.69%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 174 (61.27%) SQL
2 143 (50.35%) Java
3 84 (29.58%) JavaScript
4 72 (25.35%) PL/SQL
5 58 (20.42%) Perl
6 41 (14.44%) C#
7 27 (9.51%) Shell Script
8 13 (4.58%) VB
9 12 (4.23%) VB.NET
10 11 (3.87%) PHP
10 11 (3.87%) VB6
10 11 (3.87%) Python
11 6 (2.11%) Korn
11 6 (2.11%) Bourne shell
11 6 (2.11%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.11%) R
11 6 (2.11%) sed
11 6 (2.11%) AWK
12 5 (1.76%) C++
12 5 (1.76%) C
Qualifications
1 55 (19.37%) Degree
2 2 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.35%) HNC
3 1 (0.35%) HND
3 1 (0.35%) OCP
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.15%) QA
2 5 (1.76%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) MiFID
3 1 (0.35%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.35%) AIFMD
System Software
1 31 (10.92%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (2.11%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 26 (9.15%) Oracle RMAN
2 23 (8.10%) Data Guard
3 6 (2.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (1.76%) Oracle Statspack
4 5 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.41%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (1.41%) logstash
5 4 (1.41%) Control-M
6 3 (1.06%) MOM
Vendors
1 166 (58.45%) Oracle
2 27 (9.51%) Sybase
3 22 (7.75%) Red Hat
4 15 (5.28%) MicroStrategy
4 15 (5.28%) Cognos
5 12 (4.23%) Vertica
6 10 (3.52%) Microsoft
7 7 (2.46%) SAP
7 7 (2.46%) Teradata
7 7 (2.46%) Talend
7 7 (2.46%) MapR
8 6 (2.11%) Netezza
8 6 (2.11%) Greenplum
8 6 (2.11%) Sun
9 5 (1.76%) Informatica
10 4 (1.41%) Siebel
11 3 (1.06%) Cognizant
11 3 (1.06%) Telerik
12 2 (0.70%) Google
12 2 (0.70%) Apple
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Pension, Healthcare, Travel + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Orion Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £48000 per annum
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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FPSG Connect
Salary: Pension, Healthcare, Travel + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Compeititve Benefits
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