The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 155 124 142
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +18
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 91 111 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.39% 1.97% 1.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.43% 5.42% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 65 108 84
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
RDBMS
England

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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2053 2049 1977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.43% 36.28% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1784 1830 1787
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

RDBMS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

RDBMS Salary Trend in the South West

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RDBMS across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in the South West

RDBMS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 November 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
Gloucestershire 0 30 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Dorset +8 17 £39,090 -44.15%
Bristol -41 17 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Devon -3 14 £42,500 +70.00% 2
Somerset -10 11 £34,000 +3.03%
Wiltshire -15 2 £35,000 -39.13% 1
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 256 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 166 (64.84%) XML
3 146 (57.03%) Java
4 121 (47.27%) SQL Server
5 114 (44.53%) SQL
6 105 (41.02%) Agile Software Development
7 96 (37.50%) Oracle
8 88 (34.38%) Scrum
9 87 (33.98%) HTML
10 85 (33.20%) CSS
11 70 (27.34%) OO
12 67 (26.17%) JavaScript
13 65 (25.39%) Finance
14 62 (24.22%) Spring
15 61 (23.83%) C#
16 60 (23.44%) .NET
16 60 (23.44%) Computer Science
17 58 (22.66%) Software Engineering
18 56 (21.88%) MySQL
19 55 (21.48%) XSLT
20 53 (20.70%) Unit Testing
21 47 (18.36%) Data Modelling
22 46 (17.97%) Eclipse
23 45 (17.58%) IBM
23 45 (17.58%) JUnit
24 44 (17.19%) Back Office
24 44 (17.19%) WebSphere
25 43 (16.80%) ASP.NET
25 43 (16.80%) OOP
26 42 (16.41%) JSP

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 44 (17.19%) WebSphere
2 30 (11.72%) WebLogic
3 28 (10.94%) JBoss
4 20 (7.81%) Apache ServiceMix
5 15 (5.86%) Umbraco
5 15 (5.86%) Tomcat
6 14 (5.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (4.69%) ArcGIS
8 5 (1.95%) CMS
8 5 (1.95%) IIS
8 5 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.95%) Tornado
9 2 (0.78%) OpenROAD
10 1 (0.39%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.39%) Drupal
10 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (13.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (2.34%) Shopify
2 6 (2.34%) Magento
3 5 (1.95%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (1.95%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.39%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.39%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.13%) GitHub
2 7 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.73%) SaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 121 (47.27%) SQL Server
3 56 (21.88%) MySQL
4 25 (9.77%) Oracle Database
5 15 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (4.69%) Oracle BI EE
6 12 (4.69%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.13%) DB2
7 8 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (3.13%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 7 (2.73%) Hazelcast
9 6 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.95%) Ingres
11 4 (1.56%) SQL Navigator
11 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.56%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (17.97%) Eclipse
2 45 (17.58%) JUnit
3 28 (10.94%) Ant
4 20 (7.81%) Eclipse RCP
5 19 (7.42%) Git (software)
6 17 (6.64%) Maven
7 16 (6.25%) Jenkins
8 13 (5.08%) Selenium
9 10 (3.91%) Visual Studio
10 8 (3.13%) WATIR
10 8 (3.13%) WebDriver
10 8 (3.13%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.95%) Rational Application Developer
11 5 (1.95%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (1.95%) Subversion
12 3 (1.17%) JIRA
12 3 (1.17%) NUnit
13 1 (0.39%) Moq
General
1 65 (25.39%) Finance
2 44 (17.19%) Back Office
3 29 (11.33%) Banking
4 20 (7.81%) French Language
5 12 (4.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (4.69%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.13%) Retail
7 6 (2.34%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.95%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.17%) Marketing
9 3 (1.17%) Advertising
9 3 (1.17%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.78%) Local Government
10 2 (0.78%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 157 (61.33%) Developer
2 49 (19.14%) Java Developer
3 28 (10.94%) Software Engineer
4 23 (8.98%) Lead Developer
5 20 (7.81%) Web Developer
5 20 (7.81%) Java Software Engineer
6 14 (5.47%) Graduate
6 14 (5.47%) Software Developer
6 14 (5.47%) Architect
6 14 (5.47%) Senior Developer
7 12 (4.69%) Applications Support
8 11 (4.30%) Technical Consultant
8 11 (4.30%) Consultant
8 11 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 10 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (3.91%) Applications Developer
9 10 (3.91%) Analyst
9 10 (3.91%) .NET Developer
9 10 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (3.52%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (64.84%) XML
2 87 (33.98%) HTML
3 85 (33.20%) CSS
4 62 (24.22%) Spring
5 60 (23.44%) .NET
6 55 (21.48%) XSLT
7 43 (16.80%) ASP.NET
8 42 (16.41%) JSP
8 42 (16.41%) XML Messaging
9 35 (13.67%) J2EE
9 35 (13.67%) jQuery
10 34 (13.28%) HTML5
11 32 (12.50%) GWT
12 31 (12.11%) Web Services
12 31 (12.11%) Hibernate
13 28 (10.94%) JMS
13 28 (10.94%) WebSphere MQ
13 28 (10.94%) Servlets
14 25 (9.77%) XHTML
15 24 (9.38%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 60 (23.44%) Computer Science
2 42 (16.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 42 (16.41%) Derivative
3 30 (11.72%) Client/Server
3 30 (11.72%) N-Tier
4 28 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (8.98%) Open Source
6 20 (7.81%) Inversion of Control
6 20 (7.81%) SWIFT
7 15 (5.86%) GIS
7 15 (5.86%) Data Structures
8 9 (3.52%) Mathematics
9 8 (3.13%) Blog
10 6 (2.34%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.95%) Physics
11 5 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (1.17%) Mainframe
12 3 (1.17%) IBM Mainframe
12 3 (1.17%) User Experience
13 2 (0.78%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.94%) UNIX
2 24 (9.38%) Linux
3 21 (8.20%) Windows
4 7 (2.73%) CentOS
5 6 (2.34%) Fedora
5 6 (2.34%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.56%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.56%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (41.02%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (34.38%) Scrum
3 70 (27.34%) OO
4 58 (22.66%) Software Engineering
5 53 (20.70%) Unit Testing
6 47 (18.36%) Data Modelling
7 43 (16.80%) OOP
8 42 (16.41%) Multithreading
8 42 (16.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 37 (14.45%) UML
10 36 (14.06%) Web Development
11 35 (13.67%) Mentoring
12 30 (11.72%) Content Management
13 29 (11.33%) MVC
14 28 (10.94%) Coaching
15 26 (10.16%) TDD
15 26 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (8.20%) Change Management
18 18 (7.03%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 146 (57.03%) Java
2 114 (44.53%) SQL
3 67 (26.17%) JavaScript
4 61 (23.83%) C#
5 19 (7.42%) C++
6 17 (6.64%) Python
7 12 (4.69%) PHP
8 11 (4.30%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.52%) Ruby
10 8 (3.13%) PHP5
11 6 (2.34%) VB
12 5 (1.95%) C
13 4 (1.56%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.56%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.56%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.56%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.17%) JCL
15 2 (0.78%) XAML
15 2 (0.78%) VBA
15 2 (0.78%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 37 (14.45%) Degree
2 12 (4.69%) HND
2 12 (4.69%) PhD
2 12 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.52%) DV Cleared
4 8 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.34%) MCSD
6 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.39%) ISEB
7 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.30%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.56%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 96 (37.50%) Oracle
2 45 (17.58%) IBM
3 27 (10.55%) Microsoft
4 25 (9.77%) VMware
5 20 (7.81%) Google
5 20 (7.81%) Sitecore
6 12 (4.69%) ESRI
7 10 (3.91%) Informatica
7 10 (3.91%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.34%) Zend
9 5 (1.95%) Sencha
10 4 (1.56%) Citrix
11 3 (1.17%) Sybase
11 3 (1.17%) Teradata
12 2 (0.78%) FrontRange
12 2 (0.78%) CA
13 1 (0.39%) Northgate
13 1 (0.39%) Civica
13 1 (0.39%) Capita
13 1 (0.39%) Orchard
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