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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 72 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 74 131 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.92% 3.99% 3.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.98% 12.82% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 48 84 60
Median salary £40,000 £42,366 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.58% +12.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £33,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £47,700
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
824 1022 1132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.54% 31.15% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 513 666 732
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +1 49 £41,500 -19.41% 3
Edinburgh -27 17 £40,000 +9.58% 5
West Lothian +6 4 £26,000 -20.00%
Aberdeen +4 3 £32,500 +22.64%
Angus - 1 £30,000 -
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 167 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 109 (65.27%) Java
3 99 (59.28%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (53.29%) SQL
5 83 (49.70%) Oracle
6 81 (48.50%) Finance
7 60 (35.93%) TDD
8 48 (28.74%) Oracle Database
9 47 (28.14%) C#
10 45 (26.95%) Degree
11 39 (23.35%) OO
12 34 (20.36%) PL/SQL
13 33 (19.76%) Spring
14 32 (19.16%) Sybase
14 32 (19.16%) Unix
15 31 (18.56%) JavaScript
15 31 (18.56%) SDLC
16 29 (17.37%) .NET
17 28 (16.77%) Oracle Database 11g
18 27 (16.17%) Linux
19 26 (15.57%) Python
19 26 (15.57%) Web Services
20 24 (14.37%) MySQL
21 22 (13.17%) C++
21 22 (13.17%) PostgreSQL
21 22 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
21 22 (13.17%) Jenkins
22 21 (12.57%) MongoDB
22 21 (12.57%) NoSQL
22 21 (12.57%) Oracle Database 10g

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 12 (7.19%) Apache Qpid
1 12 (7.19%) Cloud Foundry
1 12 (7.19%) WebSphere
2 10 (5.99%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (5.39%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.79%) NetWeaver
5 6 (3.59%) Mule
6 5 (2.99%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.40%) Apache
7 4 (2.40%) JBoss
7 4 (2.40%) Moodle
7 4 (2.40%) SAS
8 3 (1.80%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.60%) GemFire
9 1 (0.60%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.20%) MS Project
1 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.20%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.38%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.19%) GitHub
3 12 (7.19%) Google App Engine
3 12 (7.19%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (7.19%) Google Compute Engine
3 12 (7.19%) Heroku
3 12 (7.19%) PaaS
3 12 (7.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.78%) Internet
2 12 (7.19%) AMQP
2 12 (7.19%) Firewall
2 12 (7.19%) HTTP
2 12 (7.19%) Software-Defined Networking
3 3 (1.80%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 48 (28.74%) Oracle Database
3 28 (16.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 24 (14.37%) MySQL
5 22 (13.17%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (12.57%) MongoDB
6 21 (12.57%) NoSQL
6 21 (12.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 19 (11.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (10.18%) SQL Server
9 15 (8.98%) Oracle Database 12c
10 10 (5.99%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (5.99%) DB2
11 7 (4.19%) Informix
12 6 (3.59%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (3.59%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (2.99%) Big Data
13 5 (2.99%) Hadoop
13 5 (2.99%) TKPROF
14 3 (1.80%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 22 (13.17%) Jenkins
2 14 (8.38%) JUnit
3 13 (7.78%) Git (software)
4 12 (7.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (7.19%) Subversion
5 11 (6.59%) Maven
6 7 (4.19%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.59%) IntelliJ
7 6 (3.59%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.99%) Toad
8 5 (2.99%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.40%) JIRA
9 4 (2.40%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.80%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.80%) Selenium
11 2 (1.20%) Ant
12 1 (0.60%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.60%) JMeter
12 1 (0.60%) PVCS
General
1 81 (48.50%) Finance
2 16 (9.58%) Banking
3 12 (7.19%) Billing
4 8 (4.79%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.59%) German Language
5 6 (3.59%) Italian Language
5 6 (3.59%) Marketing
6 5 (2.99%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.20%) Legal
7 2 (1.20%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.20%) Retail
8 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 101 (60.48%) Developer
2 56 (33.53%) Java Developer
3 17 (10.18%) Analyst
3 17 (10.18%) Applications Developer
4 14 (8.38%) PL/SQL Developer
4 14 (8.38%) SQL Developer
5 13 (7.78%) Architect
5 13 (7.78%) Oracle Developer
5 13 (7.78%) Senior Developer
6 12 (7.19%) Cloud Architect
6 12 (7.19%) Service Architect
7 10 (5.99%) Technical Leader
8 9 (5.39%) Lead Developer
8 9 (5.39%) Software Engineer
9 8 (4.79%) Designer
9 8 (4.79%) Web Applications Developer
9 8 (4.79%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.19%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.59%) Analyst Programmer
11 6 (3.59%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (19.76%) Spring
2 29 (17.37%) .NET
3 26 (15.57%) Web Services
4 20 (11.98%) JMS
5 19 (11.38%) CSS
5 19 (11.38%) HTML
6 18 (10.78%) Java EE
7 15 (8.98%) Hibernate
8 13 (7.78%) JDBC
9 12 (7.19%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (5.99%) J2SE
10 10 (5.99%) jQuery
10 10 (5.99%) SOAP
11 9 (5.39%) Apache Camel
11 9 (5.39%) J2EE
12 8 (4.79%) REST
13 7 (4.19%) Drools
13 7 (4.19%) EJB
13 7 (4.19%) EJB 3.0
13 7 (4.19%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.19%) Blog
2 12 (7.19%) Data Centre
3 11 (6.59%) Virtual Team
4 5 (2.99%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (2.40%) VLE
6 3 (1.80%) User Experience
7 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.20%) Derivative
7 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.20%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.60%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.16%) Unix
2 27 (16.17%) Linux
3 4 (2.40%) Windows
4 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.20%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.60%) AIX
5 1 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (59.28%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (35.93%) TDD
3 39 (23.35%) OO
4 31 (18.56%) SDLC
5 20 (11.98%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (11.38%) OOD
6 19 (11.38%) Use Case
7 17 (10.18%) Release Management
7 17 (10.18%) Scrum
8 15 (8.98%) Software Engineering
9 14 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (7.78%) UML
11 12 (7.19%) Automated Testing
11 12 (7.19%) Capacity Management
11 12 (7.19%) Coaching
11 12 (7.19%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (6.59%) OOP
13 10 (5.99%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (5.99%) Waterfall
14 9 (5.39%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 109 (65.27%) Java
2 89 (53.29%) SQL
3 47 (28.14%) C#
4 34 (20.36%) PL/SQL
5 31 (18.56%) JavaScript
6 26 (15.57%) Python
7 22 (13.17%) C++
8 7 (4.19%) Perl
9 3 (1.80%) R
10 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.20%) VB
10 2 (1.20%) XPath
11 1 (0.60%) C
11 1 (0.60%) Jython
11 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.60%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.60%) VBA
11 1 (0.60%) XAML
Qualifications
1 45 (26.95%) Degree
2 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.79%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) AIFMD
2 2 (1.20%) HL7
2 2 (1.20%) MiFID
2 2 (1.20%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.60%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (7.78%) Docker
2 3 (1.80%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 13 (7.78%) Puppet
2 12 (7.19%) CFEngine
2 12 (7.19%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.20%) MOM
4 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 83 (49.70%) Oracle
2 32 (19.16%) Sybase
3 12 (7.19%) Google
3 12 (7.19%) IBM
4 11 (6.59%) SAP
5 7 (4.19%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (3.59%) Vertica
7 5 (2.99%) Cognos
7 5 (2.99%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.80%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.20%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.60%) Talend
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