The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 88 75 61
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 9 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.93% 0.34% 2.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.75% 1.29% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 20
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +32.65%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
RDBMS
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
327 232 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.75% 26.30% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 285 224 268
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

RDBMS Salary Trend in Southampton

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (75.00%) Clustering
3 8 (66.67%) Change Management
3 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) Perl
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (41.67%) SLA
4 5 (41.67%) Sun
4 5 (41.67%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) EMC
4 5 (41.67%) CommVault
4 5 (41.67%) NetApp
4 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) UNIX
4 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (41.67%) Middleware
4 5 (41.67%) SQLPlus
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (41.67%) Replication
4 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (41.67%) QA

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (41.67%) SQLPlus
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (33.33%) DTS
4 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) DBA
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 5 (41.67%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 4 (33.33%) Server Administrator
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (33.33%) Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Clustering
2 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (41.67%) Replication
2 5 (41.67%) Data Structures
3 3 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (66.67%) Change Management
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) Database Tuning
3 5 (41.67%) Data Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
1 5 (41.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (25.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Sun
1 5 (41.67%) HP
1 5 (41.67%) EMC
1 5 (41.67%) CommVault
1 5 (41.67%) NetApp
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) VMware