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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 79 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 12 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.09% 1.80% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.81% 6.47% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 8
Average salary £40,000 £35,783 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.78% -8.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £29,000 £34,545
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,048 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
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
315 340 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.69% 27.87% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 274 305 256
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +5 6 £50,000 +52.67%
Torfaen - 4 £33,750 -
Caerphilly - 1 £29,000 -
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £21,000 -
RDBMS
Wales

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 17 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
5 6 (35.29%) C++
5 6 (35.29%) MySQL
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) XML
6 5 (29.41%) Advertising
6 5 (29.41%) HTTP
7 4 (23.53%) Python
7 4 (23.53%) UNIX
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) Linux
7 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
7 4 (23.53%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
7 4 (23.53%) Marketing
7 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
7 4 (23.53%) Mobile Marketing
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
8 3 (17.65%) HTML5
8 3 (17.65%) Big Data
8 3 (17.65%) Degree
8 3 (17.65%) Release Management
8 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 3 (17.65%) .NET

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2 (11.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) HTTP
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 6 (35.29%) MySQL
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
4 3 (17.65%) Big Data
5 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (5.88%) DB2
6 1 (5.88%) OLAP
6 1 (5.88%) Informix
6 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.88%) Ingres
6 1 (5.88%) Star Schema
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (29.41%) Advertising
2 4 (23.53%) Marketing
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) DBA
3 4 (23.53%) Server Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (23.53%) SQL DBA
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) DOM
5 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile Marketing
2 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 3 (17.65%) Release Management
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
4 2 (11.76%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) CRUD
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) Python
5 3 (17.65%) Perl
6 2 (11.76%) C
6 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.88%) VC++
7 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
1 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Veritas
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Business Objects