The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 64 67 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 9 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.40% 1.27% 3.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.11% 2.24% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 3
Average salary £55,000 £28,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.98% -50.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £33,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
RDBMS
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
289 402 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 44.88% 56.94% 45.92%
Number of salaries quoted 259 295 266
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

RDBMS Salary Trend in Staffordshire

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

RDBMS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +6 7 £55,000 +46.66%
Stafford - 1 £27,500 -
RDBMS
West Midlands

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) OLTP
3 10 (71.43%) Replication
3 10 (71.43%) Database Mirroring
4 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 8 (57.14%) QA
4 8 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (50.00%) Clustering
5 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) Database Security
5 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) Internet
6 3 (21.43%) C#
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (14.29%) VB
7 2 (14.29%) Web Services
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.14%) Retail
8 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
8 1 (7.14%) Web Development
8 1 (7.14%) Degree
8 1 (7.14%) JIRA
8 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (71.43%) OLTP
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) FogBugz
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) DBA
2 7 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 7 (50.00%) Senior SQL DBA
2 7 (50.00%) Senior DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) XHTML
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Replication
2 7 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Database Mirroring
2 8 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 7 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (50.00%) Database Security
3 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Logistics
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) B2C
5 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) VMware