The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 80 86 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 8 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.74% 0.62% 1.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.96% 2.21% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 7
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -13.15%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
RDBMS
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
270 317 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.84% 28.20% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 248 288 258
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,400 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RDBMS across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

RDBMS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

RDBMS Salary Trend in South Wales

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RDBMS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in South Wales

RDBMS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
Cardiff -4 6 £40,000 +11.11%
RDBMS
Wales

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 26 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 19 (73.08%) SQL
3 17 (65.38%) J2EE
4 15 (57.69%) Java
4 15 (57.69%) Hibernate
4 15 (57.69%) Spring
5 14 (53.85%) HTML
5 14 (53.85%) JSP
5 14 (53.85%) RAD
6 13 (50.00%) Banking
6 13 (50.00%) Unit Testing
7 12 (46.15%) WebSphere
7 12 (46.15%) Degree
7 12 (46.15%) Rational Application Developer
7 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
7 12 (46.15%) Eclipse
7 12 (46.15%) IBM
7 12 (46.15%) CSS
7 12 (46.15%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (46.15%) Telecoms
8 7 (26.92%) Oracle
9 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 6 (23.08%) Windows
10 4 (15.38%) UML
10 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
11 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
11 3 (11.54%) C++
11 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
11 3 (11.54%) OO
11 3 (11.54%) Web Services

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 12 (46.15%) WebSphere
1 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
1 12 (46.15%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Rational Application Developer
1 12 (46.15%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.69%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) Ant
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 13 (50.00%) Banking
2 12 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) DBA
3 6 (23.08%) Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Programmer
5 4 (15.38%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (15.38%) Server Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 4 (15.38%) SQL DBA
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Programmer
6 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (7.69%) C++ Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Graduate Java Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) J2EE
2 15 (57.69%) Hibernate
2 15 (57.69%) Spring
3 14 (53.85%) HTML
3 14 (53.85%) JSP
4 12 (46.15%) CSS
5 3 (11.54%) Web Services
5 3 (11.54%) XML
6 2 (7.69%) EJB
6 2 (7.69%) Servlets
6 2 (7.69%) SOAP
6 2 (7.69%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (3.85%) jQuery
7 1 (3.85%) RESTful
7 1 (3.85%) OAuth
7 1 (3.85%) JSON
7 1 (3.85%) Mojolicious
7 1 (3.85%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Web 2.0
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) RAD
2 13 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (15.38%) UML
4 3 (11.54%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) MVC
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) CRUD
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.54%) C++
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) VC++
6 1 (3.85%) Scala
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) IBM
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Veritas