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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 95 82 87
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 4 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.32% 0.73% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.16% 2.96% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 7
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
344 270 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.43% 24.77% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 304 248 288
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 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
Newport - 3 £37,000 -
Cardiff -17 1 £41,980 +4.95%
RDBMS
Wales

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
4 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (36.36%) MSBuild
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 3 (27.27%) Database Tuning
5 3 (27.27%) Data Mart
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) WCF
5 3 (27.27%) LINQ
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 3 (27.27%) WinForms
5 3 (27.27%) UNIX
5 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (27.27%) Data Mart
5 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (9.09%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (36.36%) MSBuild
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Database Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Database Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (9.09%) WinForms Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior WinForms Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) WinForms
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
2 3 (27.27%) WCF
2 3 (27.27%) LINQ
2 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
3 2 (18.18%) WPF
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) YUI
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) COM+
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) DOM
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Scrum
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) UML
3 3 (27.27%) OOP
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Database Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) MVVM
3 3 (27.27%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) Line Management
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Process Management
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) VMware