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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 80 79 69
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 12 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.25% 0.11% 2.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.93% 0.41% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 17
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +73.46%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
305 244 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 31.70% 26.52% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 258 235 279
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in Southampton

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 13 (81.25%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (75.00%) Clustering
4 10 (62.50%) Change Management
5 9 (56.25%) Perl
5 9 (56.25%) Linux
5 9 (56.25%) Finance
6 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
6 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (43.75%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (37.50%) Java
7 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle
7 6 (37.50%) UNIX
7 6 (37.50%) Windows
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (37.50%) DTS
7 6 (37.50%) SLA
7 6 (37.50%) Sun
7 6 (37.50%) HP
7 6 (37.50%) EMC
7 6 (37.50%) CommVault
7 6 (37.50%) NetApp

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (37.50%) DTS
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (37.50%) SQLPlus
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (18.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) DBA
2 6 (37.50%) Administrator
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server DBA
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 6 (37.50%) SQL DBA
2 6 (37.50%) Server Administrator
2 6 (37.50%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Clustering
2 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
3 6 (37.50%) Replication
3 6 (37.50%) Data Structures
4 3 (18.75%) Smart Meter
5 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (62.50%) Change Management
3 7 (43.75%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (37.50%) Database Mirroring
4 6 (37.50%) Migration
4 6 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (37.50%) Data Architecture
4 6 (37.50%) Database Tuning
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) Network Management
6 1 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Perl
3 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
1 6 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (18.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (37.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Sun
1 6 (37.50%) HP
1 6 (37.50%) EMC
1 6 (37.50%) CommVault
1 6 (37.50%) NetApp
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft