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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 153 125 144
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +19
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 89 120 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.41% 2.03% 1.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.41% 5.40% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 64 117 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 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
2020 2221 1946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.92% 37.49% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1786 1960 1786
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -2 35 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Dorset +11 17 £38,181 -45.45%
Bristol -33 16 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Somerset -10 10 £34,000 +3.03%
Devon +2 9 £42,500 +70.00%
Wiltshire -19 1 £35,000 -39.13%
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 234 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 161 (68.80%) XML
3 131 (55.98%) Java
4 115 (49.15%) SQL Server
5 110 (47.01%) SQL
6 96 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (36.32%) Oracle
8 79 (33.76%) HTML
9 78 (33.33%) CSS
9 78 (33.33%) Scrum
10 71 (30.34%) OO
11 67 (28.63%) JavaScript
12 66 (28.21%) Finance
13 60 (25.64%) .NET
13 60 (25.64%) C#
14 57 (24.36%) Spring
15 52 (22.22%) Computer Science
16 50 (21.37%) XSLT
17 49 (20.94%) Software Engineering
17 49 (20.94%) Unit Testing
18 45 (19.23%) WebSphere
19 44 (18.80%) JUnit
20 43 (18.38%) JSP
20 43 (18.38%) Data Modelling
20 43 (18.38%) IBM
20 43 (18.38%) MySQL
21 42 (17.95%) ASP.NET
21 42 (17.95%) Back Office
22 41 (17.52%) OOP
23 40 (17.09%) Multithreading

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 45 (19.23%) WebSphere
2 30 (12.82%) WebLogic
3 28 (11.97%) JBoss
4 20 (8.55%) Apache ServiceMix
5 16 (6.84%) Tomcat
6 15 (6.41%) Umbraco
6 15 (6.41%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (4.70%) ArcGIS
8 5 (2.14%) CMS
8 5 (2.14%) IIS
8 5 (2.14%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.85%) Tornado
9 2 (0.85%) OpenROAD
10 1 (0.43%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.43%) Drupal
10 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.14%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.14%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.85%) Shopify
2 2 (0.85%) Magento
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.42%) GitHub
2 3 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.28%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 115 (49.15%) SQL Server
3 43 (18.38%) MySQL
4 21 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (8.97%) Oracle Database
5 13 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (3.42%) NoSQL
9 7 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 5 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.14%) DB2
11 4 (1.71%) Ingres
11 4 (1.71%) SQL Navigator
11 4 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.71%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.28%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 44 (18.80%) JUnit
2 40 (17.09%) Eclipse
3 28 (11.97%) Ant
4 21 (8.97%) Git (software)
5 20 (8.55%) Eclipse RCP
6 19 (8.12%) Maven
7 18 (7.69%) Jenkins
8 13 (5.56%) Selenium
9 11 (4.70%) Visual Studio
10 8 (3.42%) WATIR
10 8 (3.42%) WebDriver
10 8 (3.42%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.56%) Rational Application Developer
12 5 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (1.28%) NUnit
13 3 (1.28%) JIRA
14 1 (0.43%) Subversion
General
1 66 (28.21%) Finance
2 42 (17.95%) Back Office
3 29 (12.39%) Banking
4 20 (8.55%) French Language
5 7 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.56%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.14%) Retail
7 5 (2.14%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.71%) Advertising
9 3 (1.28%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.28%) Marketing
10 2 (0.85%) International Banking
10 2 (0.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 143 (61.11%) Developer
2 45 (19.23%) Java Developer
3 26 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 22 (9.40%) Lead Developer
5 20 (8.55%) Web Developer
6 19 (8.12%) Java Software Engineer
7 15 (6.41%) Senior Developer
8 14 (5.98%) Graduate
8 14 (5.98%) Architect
9 13 (5.56%) .NET Developer
10 12 (5.13%) C# Developer
10 12 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (4.70%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 11 (4.70%) Consultant
11 11 (4.70%) Technical Consultant
12 10 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (3.85%) Software Developer
13 9 (3.85%) Administrator
14 8 (3.42%) Quality Engineer
14 8 (3.42%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (68.80%) XML
2 79 (33.76%) HTML
3 78 (33.33%) CSS
4 60 (25.64%) .NET
5 57 (24.36%) Spring
6 50 (21.37%) XSLT
7 43 (18.38%) JSP
8 42 (17.95%) ASP.NET
9 40 (17.09%) XML Messaging
10 35 (14.96%) J2EE
11 31 (13.25%) Web Services
11 31 (13.25%) jQuery
12 28 (11.97%) HTML5
12 28 (11.97%) Servlets
12 28 (11.97%) JMS
12 28 (11.97%) WebSphere MQ
13 27 (11.54%) GWT
14 26 (11.11%) Hibernate
15 22 (9.40%) OSGi
16 20 (8.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 40 (17.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 40 (17.09%) Derivative
3 30 (12.82%) Client/Server
4 29 (12.39%) N-Tier
5 28 (11.97%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (10.26%) Open Source
7 20 (8.55%) Inversion of Control
7 20 (8.55%) SWIFT
8 15 (6.41%) Data Structures
9 14 (5.98%) GIS
10 9 (3.85%) Mathematics
11 8 (3.42%) Blog
12 6 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (2.56%) Management Information System
13 5 (2.14%) Physics
14 3 (1.28%) User Experience
15 2 (0.85%) E-Learning
16 1 (0.43%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.54%) UNIX
2 19 (8.12%) Linux
3 16 (6.84%) Windows
4 5 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.28%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.28%) CentOS
5 3 (1.28%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.85%) Fedora
6 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (33.33%) Scrum
3 71 (30.34%) OO
4 49 (20.94%) Software Engineering
4 49 (20.94%) Unit Testing
5 43 (18.38%) Data Modelling
6 41 (17.52%) OOP
7 40 (17.09%) Multithreading
7 40 (17.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 39 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 36 (15.38%) UML
10 33 (14.10%) MVC
11 32 (13.68%) Web Development
11 32 (13.68%) Coaching
12 26 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (10.68%) TDD
13 25 (10.68%) Content Management
14 23 (9.83%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (8.55%) Change Management
15 20 (8.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (55.98%) Java
2 110 (47.01%) SQL
3 67 (28.63%) JavaScript
4 60 (25.64%) C#
5 19 (8.12%) C++
6 17 (7.26%) T-SQL
7 14 (5.98%) Python
8 10 (4.27%) Ruby
9 9 (3.85%) PHP
10 6 (2.56%) VB
11 4 (1.71%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.71%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.71%) PHP5
12 3 (1.28%) C
12 3 (1.28%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.28%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.28%) Perl
13 2 (0.85%) Delphi
13 2 (0.85%) VBA
14 1 (0.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 36 (15.38%) Degree
2 13 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (4.70%) MCSD
3 11 (4.70%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.85%) DV Cleared
5 8 (3.42%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.99%) HND
6 7 (2.99%) PhD
7 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.43%) ISEB
8 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.70%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.28%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 85 (36.32%) Oracle
2 43 (18.38%) IBM
3 30 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 24 (10.26%) VMware
5 20 (8.55%) Google
5 20 (8.55%) Sitecore
6 12 (5.13%) ESRI
7 10 (4.27%) Informatica
8 6 (2.56%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.28%) Sybase
9 3 (1.28%) Citrix
10 2 (0.85%) CA
10 2 (0.85%) Sencha
10 2 (0.85%) FrontRange
10 2 (0.85%) Zend
Bristol
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £18k - 240k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 58,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 58,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago