The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
UK
Rank 283 246 253
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +7
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 900 1385 1375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.07% 1.36% 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.53% 4.29% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 640 1136 1095
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
25515 32262 33359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.39% 31.56% 31.24%
Number of salaries quoted 21702 27349 28585
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RDBMS
Salary Trend

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

RDBMS Salary Trend in the UK

RDBMS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RDBMS over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 within the UK.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in the UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -46 786 £55,000 +10.00% 131
London -33 372 £65,000 +13.04% 76
South East -83 101 £50,000 - 7
East of England +52 99 £50,000 - 12
Scotland +6 87 £50,000 +17.64% 10
North West +10 70 £47,500 +5.55% 12
Manchester +22 60 £47,500 -17.39% 9
Essex +36 57 £50,000 -20.00% 7
South West -69 51 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Yorkshire +2 49 £40,000 -6.43% 5
Glasgow +12 45 £43,250 +8.12% 8
West Yorkshire +22 43 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Edinburgh -6 36 £71,500 +68.23% 2
Berkshire -34 31 £47,500 -13.63% 1
City of London -23 29 £60,000 +14.28% 11
Hertfordshire +29 27 £40,000 -33.33% 1
West Sussex +12 25 £55,000 +29.41% 1
West Midlands -3 25 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Colchester +14 24 £50,000 -20.00% 6
Gatwick +3 19 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Kent +22 17 £50,000 +143.90% 1
Leeds +4 17 £55,000 +22.22% 3
East Midlands +18 15 £42,500 -1.73% 10
Gloucestershire -1 15 £43,000 +7.50% 1
Bracknell +23 13 £47,500 -9.52%
Surrey +11 13 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Reading +28 12 - - 1
Suffolk +27 11 £42,500 - 3
Wakefield +7 11 £37,000 -17.77% 1
Bristol -37 11 £55,000 +29.41% 2

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 2000 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1028 (51.40%) SQL
3 909 (45.45%) Oracle
4 828 (41.40%) Java
5 735 (36.75%) SQL Server
6 727 (36.35%) Agile Software Development
7 511 (25.55%) Linux
8 488 (24.40%) JavaScript
9 432 (21.60%) Degree
10 418 (20.90%) Finance
11 410 (20.50%) C#
12 404 (20.20%) HTML
13 390 (19.50%) NoSQL
14 357 (17.85%) Oracle Database
15 356 (17.80%) MySQL
16 335 (16.75%) Unix
17 332 (16.60%) .NET
18 327 (16.35%) Scrum
19 325 (16.25%) CSS
20 324 (16.20%) Microsoft
21 307 (15.35%) Python
22 303 (15.15%) Web Services
23 300 (15.00%) Big Data
24 297 (14.85%) Business Intelligence
25 285 (14.25%) ETL
26 279 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
27 274 (13.70%) Spring
27 274 (13.70%) Analytics
28 270 (13.50%) TDD
28 270 (13.50%) PL/SQL

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 175 (8.75%) WebSphere
2 165 (8.25%) JBoss
3 143 (7.15%) Tomcat
3 143 (7.15%) WebLogic
4 141 (7.05%) Apache Spark
5 113 (5.65%) Apache
6 92 (4.60%) Apache Pig
7 82 (4.10%) Elasticsearch
8 75 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 59 (2.95%) GlassFish
10 50 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
11 43 (2.15%) SharePoint
12 41 (2.05%) SAS
13 38 (1.90%) CMS
14 34 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
14 34 (1.70%) IIS
15 32 (1.60%) Jetty
16 22 (1.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 19 (0.95%) CoreMedia CMS
18 16 (0.80%) Confluence
Applications
1 143 (7.15%) MS Excel
2 34 (1.70%) MS Office
3 30 (1.50%) SPSS
4 18 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.45%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.40%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.35%) MS Project
8 6 (0.30%) Adobe Captivate
8 6 (0.30%) InDesign
9 2 (0.10%) Simulink
9 2 (0.10%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.10%) Stata
9 2 (0.10%) Weka
10 1 (0.050%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 72 (3.60%) Oracle EBS
2 46 (2.30%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (0.95%) Oracle 11i
3 19 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.45%) Eloqua
6 6 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
6 6 (0.30%) FastStats
7 4 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.15%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.10%) Academy Housing
9 2 (0.10%) Eagle PACE
9 2 (0.10%) Maximo
9 2 (0.10%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.10%) Unica
9 2 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 188 (9.40%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (4.00%) SaaS
3 57 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (1.70%) GitHub
5 21 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (0.65%) PaaS
8 10 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
8 10 (0.50%) Google Analytics
9 9 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
9 9 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.45%) IaaS
10 7 (0.35%) Responsys
11 5 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.25%) Taleo
12 4 (0.20%) Office 365
13 3 (0.15%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.10%) AWS Lambda
15 1 (0.050%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 70 (3.50%) HTTP
2 54 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 51 (2.55%) Internet
4 33 (1.65%) SSL
5 25 (1.25%) Firewall
6 21 (1.05%) SAN
7 19 (0.95%) NAS
8 18 (0.90%) LDAP
9 12 (0.60%) DNS
10 9 (0.45%) SMTP
11 8 (0.40%) FTP
12 7 (0.35%) SSH
13 6 (0.30%) SNMP
14 4 (0.20%) AMQP
14 4 (0.20%) HTTPS
15 3 (0.15%) Intranet
15 3 (0.15%) WebEx
16 2 (0.10%) Ethernet
16 2 (0.10%) PPP
16 2 (0.10%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2000 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 735 (36.75%) SQL Server
3 390 (19.50%) NoSQL
4 357 (17.85%) Oracle Database
5 356 (17.80%) MySQL
6 300 (15.00%) Big Data
7 279 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
8 249 (12.45%) Hadoop
9 227 (11.35%) MongoDB
10 203 (10.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 162 (8.10%) PostgreSQL
12 135 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 134 (6.70%) Oracle Database 11g
14 120 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 119 (5.95%) Apache Hive
16 91 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
17 89 (4.45%) DB2
18 88 (4.40%) Apache Cassandra
19 87 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 70 (3.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 212 (10.60%) Git (software)
2 146 (7.30%) Jenkins
3 126 (6.30%) Maven
4 113 (5.65%) JUnit
5 102 (5.10%) Subversion
6 74 (3.70%) JIRA
7 70 (3.50%) Gradle
8 62 (3.10%) Ant
9 61 (3.05%) Cucumber
9 61 (3.05%) Talend Open Studio
10 43 (2.15%) Visual Studio
11 42 (2.10%) Hudson
12 41 (2.05%) TeamCity
13 39 (1.95%) Selenium
14 37 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
15 29 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
16 26 (1.30%) Toad
17 25 (1.25%) ERwin
18 24 (1.20%) Eclipse
19 22 (1.10%) Mockito
General
1 418 (20.90%) Finance
2 207 (10.35%) Banking
3 132 (6.60%) Retail
4 90 (4.50%) Marketing
5 72 (3.60%) Games
6 58 (2.90%) Telecoms
7 57 (2.85%) Legal
8 50 (2.50%) Investment Banking
9 38 (1.90%) Military
10 37 (1.85%) Advertising
11 35 (1.75%) Retail Banking
12 33 (1.65%) Manufacturing
13 29 (1.45%) Electronics
14 26 (1.30%) Front Office
15 21 (1.05%) Online Betting
16 16 (0.80%) Back Office
17 15 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
18 12 (0.60%) Financial Institution
19 10 (0.50%) Automotive
19 10 (0.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 855 (42.75%) Developer
2 331 (16.55%) Java Developer
3 254 (12.70%) Architect
4 243 (12.15%) DBA
5 174 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 141 (7.05%) C# Developer
7 135 (6.75%) Oracle DBA
8 128 (6.40%) .NET Developer
9 127 (6.35%) Analyst
10 120 (6.00%) SQL Developer
11 117 (5.85%) Consultant
11 117 (5.85%) Senior Java Developer
12 103 (5.15%) Administrator
13 100 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
14 97 (4.85%) C# .NET Developer
14 97 (4.85%) Software Engineer
15 94 (4.70%) Data Architect
16 80 (4.00%) SQL DBA
17 69 (3.45%) Java Architect
18 66 (3.30%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 404 (20.20%) HTML
2 332 (16.60%) .NET
3 325 (16.25%) CSS
4 303 (15.15%) Web Services
5 274 (13.70%) Spring
6 246 (12.30%) XML
7 191 (9.55%) Hibernate
8 189 (9.45%) Java EE
9 184 (9.20%) AngularJS
10 183 (9.15%) HTML5
11 166 (8.30%) RESTful
12 163 (8.15%) Middleware
12 163 (8.15%) REST
13 161 (8.05%) ASP.NET
14 145 (7.25%) Node.js
15 143 (7.15%) jQuery
16 130 (6.50%) SOAP
17 124 (6.20%) JMS
18 123 (6.15%) J2EE
19 122 (6.10%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 226 (11.30%) Computer Science
2 211 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
3 127 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
4 101 (5.05%) Replication
5 85 (4.25%) Data Structures
6 82 (4.10%) Management Information System
7 66 (3.30%) Algorithms
8 65 (3.25%) N-Tier
9 46 (2.30%) PKI
10 41 (2.05%) User Experience
11 39 (1.95%) Clustering
12 35 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 35 (1.75%) Online Games
13 34 (1.70%) Mobile App
14 27 (1.35%) Credit Risk
14 27 (1.35%) Fintech
15 25 (1.25%) Client/Server
16 21 (1.05%) Hedge funds
17 17 (0.85%) Equities
17 17 (0.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 511 (25.55%) Linux
2 335 (16.75%) Unix
3 260 (13.00%) Windows
4 48 (2.40%) Windows Server
5 45 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (1.95%) Android
7 36 (1.80%) Mac OS X
8 35 (1.75%) Apple iOS
9 23 (1.15%) AIX
9 23 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (1.05%) Solaris
11 19 (0.95%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.45%) CentOS
13 8 (0.40%) VMS
14 7 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (0.20%) Windows 10
17 3 (0.15%) Windows Embedded Compact
18 2 (0.10%) HPUX
18 2 (0.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 727 (36.35%) Agile Software Development
2 327 (16.35%) Scrum
3 297 (14.85%) Business Intelligence
4 285 (14.25%) ETL
5 274 (13.70%) Analytics
6 270 (13.50%) TDD
7 266 (13.30%) SDLC
8 262 (13.10%) Software Engineering
9 246 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
10 242 (12.10%) OO
11 210 (10.50%) SOA
12 173 (8.65%) DevOps
13 164 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
14 160 (8.00%) MVC
15 153 (7.65%) Open Source
16 150 (7.50%) High Availability
17 145 (7.25%) Data Modelling
18 132 (6.60%) E-Commerce
19 121 (6.05%) Mentoring
20 118 (5.90%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1028 (51.40%) SQL
2 828 (41.40%) Java
3 488 (24.40%) JavaScript
4 410 (20.50%) C#
5 307 (15.35%) Python
6 270 (13.50%) PL/SQL
7 184 (9.20%) T-SQL
8 148 (7.40%) Perl
9 139 (6.95%) C
10 125 (6.25%) PHP
11 111 (5.55%) Scala
11 111 (5.55%) Shell Script
12 104 (5.20%) C++
13 100 (5.00%) Ruby
14 66 (3.30%) Bash Shell
15 61 (3.05%) PowerShell
16 42 (2.10%) R
17 37 (1.85%) VB
18 26 (1.30%) TypeScript
19 23 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 432 (21.60%) Degree
2 100 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 55 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 53 (2.65%) Oracle Certification
5 51 (2.55%) OCP
6 47 (2.35%) SC Cleared
7 36 (1.80%) DV Cleared
8 25 (1.25%) PhD
9 16 (0.80%) ISEB
9 16 (0.80%) MCITP
10 14 (0.70%) ISTQB
11 12 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 10 (0.50%) MCSD
13 8 (0.40%) OCA
14 5 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.25%) MCSA
15 4 (0.20%) MCP
16 3 (0.15%) CISA
16 3 (0.15%) CISSP
16 3 (0.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (3.85%) QA
2 49 (2.45%) Data Quality
3 40 (2.00%) PCI DSS
4 26 (1.30%) SLA
5 19 (0.95%) WAI
6 17 (0.85%) MiFID
7 13 (0.65%) SDET
8 10 (0.50%) IFRS
8 10 (0.50%) IFRS 9
9 6 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.10%) Basel III
10 2 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.10%) HL7
10 2 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.050%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.050%) EMIR
11 1 (0.050%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.050%) ISO13485
11 1 (0.050%) ISO15022
11 1 (0.050%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 113 (5.65%) Oracle RAC
2 79 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (3.25%) Hyper-V
4 35 (1.75%) Docker
5 25 (1.25%) Apache Flume
6 21 (1.05%) HDFS
7 20 (1.00%) Active Directory
8 14 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.30%) Oracle Clusterware
10 5 (0.25%) XenServer
11 4 (0.20%) iptables
12 3 (0.15%) Cronacle
13 2 (0.10%) Xen
14 1 (0.050%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.050%) GPFS
14 1 (0.050%) NFS
14 1 (0.050%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.050%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 97 (4.85%) Data Guard
2 92 (4.60%) Oracle RMAN
3 88 (4.40%) Puppet
4 60 (3.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 48 (2.40%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 32 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (1.05%) Tivoli
7 21 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 16 (0.80%) Ansible
8 16 (0.80%) OpenAM
9 13 (0.65%) Grafana
9 13 (0.65%) StatsD
10 12 (0.60%) Oozie
11 10 (0.50%) Control-M
12 8 (0.40%) Nagios
13 7 (0.35%) Kibana
14 6 (0.30%) NetBackup
15 5 (0.25%) Failover Clustering
16 4 (0.20%) HAProxy
16 4 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 909 (45.45%) Oracle
2 324 (16.20%) Microsoft
3 110 (5.50%) VMware
4 99 (4.95%) Sybase
5 76 (3.80%) Informatica
6 70 (3.50%) IBM
7 61 (3.05%) Talend
8 56 (2.80%) Tableau
9 50 (2.50%) Teradata
10 34 (1.70%) Google
10 34 (1.70%) Red Hat
11 31 (1.55%) SAP
12 28 (1.40%) Adobe
13 27 (1.35%) Sun
14 25 (1.25%) TIBCO
15 24 (1.20%) Cognos
15 24 (1.20%) Vertica
16 22 (1.10%) MuleSoft
17 18 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
18 17 (0.85%) Solace
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woodbridge, Suffolk
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + +Great Benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + options
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £30,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension etc..
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Reco Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday