The table below looks at the statistics for ODBC skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ODBC over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank 862 839 808
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -31
Permanent jobs citing ODBC 42 70 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.061% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 34 56 60
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £66,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40832 43547 42223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.43% 38.18% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34986 36594 36546
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

ODBC
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ODBC within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ODBC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ODBC
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ODBC within the UK.

ODBC Salary Trend in the UK

ODBC
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ODBC over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

ODBC Salary Histogram in the UK

ODBC
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ODBC within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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
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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
England -21 38 £42,000 -11.57% 8
South West - 12 £27,500 - 1
Dorset - 10 £27,500 - 1
London -35 8 £50,000 -16.66% 4
West Midlands +2 7 £40,000 +73.91% 2
Birmingham - 7 £40,000 -
Bournemouth - 7 £27,500 -
South East -5 5 £50,000 +17.64%
East of England 0 3 £45,000 +16.88% 1
East Midlands - 3 £41,500 -
Essex - 3 £45,000 - 1
Poole - 3 £25,000 - 1
Brighton - 3 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
Wembley - 3 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +1 2 £45,000 +2.85%
Gloucestershire - 2 £40,000 -
Derby - 2 £43,250 -
Witney - 2 £45,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £43,250 -
New Malden - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £32,500 -
Brentwood - 1 £45,000 -
Colchester - 1 - -
Loughton - 1 - -
Cirencester - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £32,500 -

ODBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ODBC 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 ODBC.

1 69 (71.88%) SQL Server
2 63 (65.63%) SQL
3 50 (52.08%) Windows
4 41 (42.71%) .NET
5 32 (33.33%) HTML
5 32 (33.33%) Java
5 32 (33.33%) Oracle
6 27 (28.13%) JavaScript
6 27 (28.13%) C#
6 27 (28.13%) VB
7 24 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (23.96%) Web Services
8 23 (23.96%) XML
8 23 (23.96%) CSS
8 23 (23.96%) Microsoft
8 23 (23.96%) WCF
9 20 (20.83%) ASP.NET
10 19 (19.79%) .NET Framework
10 19 (19.79%) WinForms
10 19 (19.79%) Entity Framework
11 18 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (17.71%) Degree
12 17 (17.71%) MS Excel
13 16 (16.67%) UNIX
13 16 (16.67%) MVC
13 16 (16.67%) Relational Database
14 15 (15.63%) REST
14 15 (15.63%) Finance
14 15 (15.63%) MS Access
14 15 (15.63%) T-SQL

ODBC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ODBC 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 ODBC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.42%) Apache
2 7 (7.29%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.29%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.21%) IIS
4 4 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (4.17%) Node.js
5 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.13%) Lync
5 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (3.13%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.08%) SAS
7 1 (1.04%) CMS
7 1 (1.04%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.04%) Alfresco
Applications
1 17 (17.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.17%) MS Office
3 3 (3.13%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.04%) FastStats
4 1 (1.04%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.04%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.04%) JDE World
3 1 (1.04%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.58%) HTTP
2 6 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.25%) Firewall
3 4 (4.17%) Wireshark
3 4 (4.17%) VoIP
3 4 (4.17%) VPN
4 3 (3.13%) CTI
4 3 (3.13%) Intranet
4 3 (3.13%) WAN
4 3 (3.13%) FTP
4 3 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (71.88%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 15 (15.63%) MS Access
4 12 (12.50%) MySQL
4 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (11.46%) Oracle Database
5 11 (11.46%) DB2
6 10 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (8.33%) RDBMS
8 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (5.21%) NoSQL
9 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (5.21%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (4.17%) DTS
10 4 (4.17%) Big Data
10 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
11 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 18 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (10.42%) LoadRunner
3 8 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.17%) Hudson
6 1 (1.04%) Grunt
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (15.63%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Marketing
3 4 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.17%) Back Office
4 3 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Local Government
5 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) French Language
Job Titles
1 47 (48.96%) Developer
2 14 (14.58%) Senior Developer
3 11 (11.46%) Applications Developer
3 11 (11.46%) Programmer
4 10 (10.42%) Analyst
4 10 (10.42%) Senior Programmer
5 9 (9.38%) C# Programmer
6 8 (8.33%) Test Manager
7 7 (7.29%) Performance Manager
7 7 (7.29%) Performance Test Manager
8 6 (6.25%) Systems Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Database Developer
9 5 (5.21%) PHP Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Customer Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Consultant
10 4 (4.17%) Database Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (42.71%) .NET
2 32 (33.33%) HTML
3 23 (23.96%) Web Services
3 23 (23.96%) XML
3 23 (23.96%) CSS
3 23 (23.96%) WCF
4 20 (20.83%) ASP.NET
5 19 (19.79%) WinForms
5 19 (19.79%) .NET Framework
5 19 (19.79%) Entity Framework
6 15 (15.63%) REST
7 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (12.50%) SOAP
8 12 (12.50%) WF
9 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 10 (10.42%) J2EE
10 10 (10.42%) ActiveX
11 9 (9.38%) ADO.NET
12 7 (7.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.50%) iSeries
3 11 (11.46%) Computer Science
4 10 (10.42%) Mainframe
4 10 (10.42%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.21%) AS400
5 5 (5.21%) Client/Server
5 5 (5.21%) N-Tier
5 5 (5.21%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.17%) Clustering
6 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.13%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.04%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (52.08%) Windows
2 16 (16.67%) UNIX
3 11 (11.46%) Linux
4 6 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.08%) OS/400
6 1 (1.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.67%) MVC
2 13 (13.54%) Data Analysis
3 12 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.42%) TDD
5 10 (10.42%) CRM
5 10 (10.42%) Test Scripting
6 9 (9.38%) Performance Testing
6 9 (9.38%) Software Architecture
7 8 (8.33%) ERP
7 8 (8.33%) ITIL
8 7 (7.29%) Document Management
8 7 (7.29%) Multithreading
9 6 (6.25%) UML
9 6 (6.25%) Workflow
9 6 (6.25%) Information Security
9 6 (6.25%) Web Development
10 5 (5.21%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (4.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 63 (65.63%) SQL
2 32 (33.33%) Java
3 27 (28.13%) JavaScript
3 27 (28.13%) C#
3 27 (28.13%) VB
4 15 (15.63%) T-SQL
5 14 (14.58%) C
6 12 (12.50%) C++
7 11 (11.46%) VBA
7 11 (11.46%) VB6
8 10 (10.42%) RPG
9 9 (9.38%) Perl
10 8 (8.33%) PHP
10 8 (8.33%) PowerShell
11 5 (5.21%) VB.NET
12 3 (3.13%) Python
12 3 (3.13%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 2 (2.08%) RPG IV
14 1 (1.04%) SPARQL
14 1 (1.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (17.71%) Degree
2 15 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.38%) MCSE
4 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
4 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.25%) CISA
5 6 (6.25%) MCITP
5 6 (6.25%) ISEB
5 6 (6.25%) CISSP
6 3 (3.13%) MCP
7 1 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.04%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.04%) OCA
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.25%) GPG13
3 3 (3.13%) QA
3 3 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 32 (33.33%) Oracle
2 23 (23.96%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.46%) HP
4 9 (9.38%) JD Edwards
5 8 (8.33%) VMware
6 7 (7.29%) Cisco
7 6 (6.25%) Juniper
7 6 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.13%) Sybase
8 3 (3.13%) Tableau
8 3 (3.13%) Verint
8 3 (3.13%) Jedox
9 2 (2.08%) IBM
9 2 (2.08%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (2.08%) Yardi
10 1 (1.04%) OpenText
10 1 (1.04%) Meridio
10 1 (1.04%) Laserfiche
10 1 (1.04%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.04%) LANDesk
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