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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 278 247 219
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -28
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1109 1415 1667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 1.31% 1.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.91% 4.24% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 766 1143 1235
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £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
28347 33351 35818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.62% 30.81% 31.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24129 28211 30072
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £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 26 September 2016 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 26 September 2016. 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 trends)
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 -24 1012 £55,000 +4.76% 128
London -2 479 £65,000 +4.00% 63
South East -31 169 £52,500 +5.00% 15
East of England +25 85 £47,500 +18.75% 5
North West +5 76 £42,500 +21.42% 16
Scotland -18 71 £40,000 -5.58% 9
West Midlands -16 49 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Glasgow 0 48 £42,500 -17.47% 2
South West -63 48 £51,250 +13.88% 12
City of London -16 47 £63,750 +10.86% 12
Manchester -5 46 £47,500 +11.76% 13
East Midlands +36 45 £61,500 +58.70% 2
Yorkshire -13 44 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Berkshire -17 41 £57,500 +4.54% 2
West Yorkshire -2 36 £45,000 -28.00% 5
West Sussex +42 35 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Crawley +37 35 £55,000 +22.22%
Hampshire -5 33 £55,000 +22.22% 7
Nottinghamshire +20 27 £70,000 +169.23% 2
Essex +30 26 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 26 £39,000 -32.17%
Nottingham +22 24 £70,000 +21.73% 2
Warwickshire +22 23 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Hertfordshire -9 22 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Leeds -9 20 £50,000 -20.00% 5
Gloucestershire -10 20 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Surrey -30 20 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Bristol -15 19 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Warwick +12 18 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Milton Keynes +13 16 £39,000 -25.71%

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 2230 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1174 (52.65%) SQL
3 1001 (44.89%) Oracle
4 934 (41.88%) SQL Server
5 878 (39.37%) Java
6 864 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
7 561 (25.16%) Linux
8 542 (24.30%) Web Services
9 539 (24.17%) .NET
10 514 (23.05%) Finance
11 513 (23.00%) JavaScript
12 493 (22.11%) C#
13 450 (20.18%) HTML
14 444 (19.91%) MySQL
15 421 (18.88%) NoSQL
16 411 (18.43%) Oracle Database
17 407 (18.25%) CSS
17 407 (18.25%) Microsoft
18 405 (18.16%) Degree
19 381 (17.09%) Windows
20 371 (16.64%) XML
21 364 (16.32%) Unix
22 340 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
23 329 (14.75%) TDD
24 306 (13.72%) OO
25 286 (12.83%) ETL
25 286 (12.83%) Business Intelligence
25 286 (12.83%) Amazon AWS
26 280 (12.56%) Scrum
27 270 (12.11%) Python

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
1 242 (10.85%) WebLogic
2 229 (10.27%) WebSphere
3 196 (8.79%) Tomcat
4 177 (7.94%) JBoss
5 143 (6.41%) Apache
6 78 (3.50%) Apache Spark
7 72 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 67 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
9 65 (2.91%) WebSphere Application Server
10 54 (2.42%) IIS
11 49 (2.20%) SAS
12 44 (1.97%) Apache Pig
13 37 (1.66%) CMS
13 37 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
14 30 (1.35%) GlassFish
15 20 (0.90%) SharePoint
16 17 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
17 13 (0.58%) nginx
17 13 (0.58%) OpenStack
17 13 (0.58%) Tornado
Applications
1 166 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 30 (1.35%) MS Office
3 25 (1.12%) SPSS
4 9 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.13%) MS Project
7 1 (0.045%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.045%) Stata
Business Applications
1 96 (4.30%) Oracle EBS
2 81 (3.63%) Oracle Applications
3 54 (2.42%) Oracle 11i
4 49 (2.20%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
6 11 (0.49%) Infor CRM
6 11 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
8 8 (0.36%) Aareon QL
8 8 (0.36%) Academy Housing
8 8 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (0.36%) MIS ActiveH
8 8 (0.36%) Northgate Housing
8 8 (0.36%) OPENHousing
8 8 (0.36%) Orchard Housing
9 5 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
10 2 (0.090%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (0.090%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.090%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 286 (12.83%) Amazon AWS
2 126 (5.65%) SaaS
3 76 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
5 33 (1.48%) GitHub
6 26 (1.17%) PaaS
7 23 (1.03%) Amazon S3
8 20 (0.90%) Amazon EMR
9 19 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
10 13 (0.58%) Heroku
11 12 (0.54%) Google App Engine
11 12 (0.54%) Google Compute Engine
12 11 (0.49%) CloudFront
12 11 (0.49%) IaaS
13 5 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (0.22%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.13%) BIME
14 3 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 120 (5.38%) HTTP
2 104 (4.66%) TCP/IP
3 90 (4.04%) Firewall
4 75 (3.36%) SAN
5 69 (3.09%) NAS
6 66 (2.96%) Internet
7 64 (2.87%) LDAP
8 36 (1.61%) SSL
9 14 (0.63%) Intranet
10 12 (0.54%) AMQP
10 12 (0.54%) DNS
10 12 (0.54%) Software-Defined Networking
11 6 (0.27%) WebEx
12 5 (0.22%) SMTP
13 4 (0.18%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (0.18%) FTP
13 4 (0.18%) MPLS
14 3 (0.13%) LAN
14 3 (0.13%) VoIP
14 3 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2230 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 934 (41.88%) SQL Server
3 444 (19.91%) MySQL
4 421 (18.88%) NoSQL
5 411 (18.43%) Oracle Database
6 340 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
7 258 (11.57%) Big Data
8 221 (9.91%) Oracle Database 11g
9 209 (9.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 205 (9.19%) Hadoop
10 205 (9.19%) PostgreSQL
11 186 (8.34%) MongoDB
12 184 (8.25%) Oracle Database 12c
13 180 (8.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 167 (7.49%) SQL Server 2008
15 149 (6.68%) Oracle Database 10g
16 137 (6.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 88 (3.95%) DB2
18 82 (3.68%) Apache Cassandra
19 72 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 221 (9.91%) Maven
2 196 (8.79%) Git (software)
3 184 (8.25%) Jenkins
4 145 (6.50%) JUnit
5 97 (4.35%) Subversion
6 95 (4.26%) Ant
7 77 (3.45%) Eclipse
8 73 (3.27%) Gradle
9 59 (2.65%) Mockito
10 51 (2.29%) JIRA
11 48 (2.15%) Visual Studio
12 42 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 39 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
14 34 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
15 31 (1.39%) Cucumber
16 27 (1.21%) Bitbucket
17 25 (1.12%) NUnit
18 24 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
19 23 (1.03%) MSBuild
20 19 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 514 (23.05%) Finance
2 182 (8.16%) Banking
3 156 (7.00%) Retail
4 85 (3.81%) Marketing
5 71 (3.18%) Games
6 69 (3.09%) Legal
7 65 (2.91%) Telecoms
8 56 (2.51%) Investment Banking
9 35 (1.57%) Front Office
10 34 (1.52%) Financial Institution
11 28 (1.26%) Billing
12 27 (1.21%) Advertising
13 24 (1.08%) Retail Banking
14 22 (0.99%) Electronics
15 19 (0.85%) Back Office
15 19 (0.85%) Online Betting
16 16 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (0.67%) Automotive
18 12 (0.54%) Manufacturing
19 9 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1078 (48.34%) Developer
2 364 (16.32%) Java Developer
3 318 (14.26%) DBA
4 208 (9.33%) Senior Developer
5 207 (9.28%) .NET Developer
6 205 (9.19%) Architect
7 199 (8.92%) Administrator
8 198 (8.88%) C# Developer
9 168 (7.53%) Oracle DBA
10 164 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
11 155 (6.95%) Analyst
12 133 (5.96%) SQL Developer
13 120 (5.38%) Consultant
13 120 (5.38%) SQL DBA
14 105 (4.71%) Applications Support
15 100 (4.48%) Software Developer
16 99 (4.44%) Lead Developer
17 98 (4.39%) Oracle Developer
18 96 (4.30%) ASP.NET Developer
19 90 (4.04%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 542 (24.30%) Web Services
2 539 (24.17%) .NET
3 450 (20.18%) HTML
4 407 (18.25%) CSS
5 371 (16.64%) XML
6 259 (11.61%) Spring
7 222 (9.96%) jQuery
8 213 (9.55%) ASP.NET
9 195 (8.74%) Java EE
10 184 (8.25%) Hibernate
11 165 (7.40%) AngularJS
12 163 (7.31%) Middleware
13 148 (6.64%) JSON
14 136 (6.10%) RESTful
15 132 (5.92%) HTML5
16 124 (5.56%) JMS
17 123 (5.52%) REST
18 116 (5.20%) SOAP
19 110 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC
20 107 (4.80%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 244 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 229 (10.27%) Computer Science
3 122 (5.47%) Enterprise Software
4 84 (3.77%) Data Structures
4 84 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 81 (3.63%) User Experience
6 77 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 71 (3.18%) Visualisation
8 68 (3.05%) Algorithms
9 61 (2.74%) Replication
10 58 (2.60%) Mathematics
11 56 (2.51%) Clustering
12 46 (2.06%) Data Integration
13 42 (1.88%) Fintech
14 35 (1.57%) Online Games
15 31 (1.39%) Data Centre
16 27 (1.21%) Statistics
17 23 (1.03%) Hedge funds
17 23 (1.03%) N-Tier
17 23 (1.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 561 (25.16%) Linux
2 381 (17.09%) Windows
3 364 (16.32%) Unix
4 86 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 79 (3.54%) AIX
6 71 (3.18%) Windows Server
7 54 (2.42%) Solaris
8 42 (1.88%) Android
9 28 (1.26%) Apple iOS
10 16 (0.72%) HPUX
10 16 (0.72%) Ubuntu
11 11 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (0.45%) CentOS
13 9 (0.40%) Mac OS
14 8 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.18%) Windows 7
17 3 (0.13%) CoreOS
17 3 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 864 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
2 329 (14.75%) TDD
3 306 (13.72%) OO
4 286 (12.83%) Business Intelligence
4 286 (12.83%) ETL
5 280 (12.56%) Scrum
6 256 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
7 243 (10.90%) Software Engineering
8 222 (9.96%) MVC
9 211 (9.46%) Analytics
10 209 (9.37%) Performance Tuning
11 198 (8.88%) DevOps
12 172 (7.71%) Mentoring
13 166 (7.44%) SDLC
14 158 (7.09%) SOA
15 152 (6.82%) High Availability
16 130 (5.83%) Continuous Delivery
17 127 (5.70%) UML
18 122 (5.47%) BDD
19 120 (5.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1174 (52.65%) SQL
2 878 (39.37%) Java
3 513 (23.00%) JavaScript
4 493 (22.11%) C#
5 270 (12.11%) Python
6 254 (11.39%) PL/SQL
7 211 (9.46%) Perl
8 190 (8.52%) T-SQL
9 176 (7.89%) C++
10 139 (6.23%) Ruby
11 135 (6.05%) Scala
12 126 (5.65%) Bash Shell
13 115 (5.16%) C
14 113 (5.07%) PHP
15 95 (4.26%) PowerShell
15 95 (4.26%) Shell Script
16 47 (2.11%) R
17 40 (1.79%) VB
18 32 (1.43%) Groovy
19 30 (1.35%) Go
Qualifications
1 405 (18.16%) Degree
2 74 (3.32%) Security Cleared
3 69 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 57 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 55 (2.47%) Oracle Certification
6 47 (2.11%) OCP
7 21 (0.94%) MCSD
8 16 (0.72%) PhD
9 14 (0.63%) MCITP
10 12 (0.54%) MCTS
11 10 (0.45%) MCPD
12 7 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.27%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.27%) MCP
14 5 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (0.22%) MCDBA
14 5 (0.22%) Postgraduate
15 4 (0.18%) Sun Certification
16 3 (0.13%) CISSP
16 3 (0.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (4.98%) QA
2 45 (2.02%) Data Quality
3 33 (1.48%) SLA
4 14 (0.63%) WAI
5 7 (0.31%) MiFID
6 5 (0.22%) HL7
6 5 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.090%) AIFMD
8 2 (0.090%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.045%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.045%) Basel III
9 1 (0.045%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.045%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.045%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.045%) ISO15022
9 1 (0.045%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 218 (9.78%) Oracle RAC
2 89 (3.99%) Docker
3 49 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (1.21%) HDFS
5 25 (1.12%) Hyper-V
6 22 (0.99%) Apache Flume
7 16 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
8 12 (0.54%) Active Directory
9 5 (0.22%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.22%) vSphere
10 4 (0.18%) Time Sharing Option
10 4 (0.18%) XenApp
11 3 (0.13%) Cronacle
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle Clusterware
12 2 (0.090%) GPFS
12 2 (0.090%) NFS
12 2 (0.090%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.090%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.045%) Firmware
13 1 (0.045%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 140 (6.28%) Data Guard
2 129 (5.78%) Oracle RMAN
3 111 (4.98%) Puppet
4 61 (2.74%) OpenAM
5 47 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
5 47 (2.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 39 (1.75%) Ansible
7 15 (0.67%) Control-M
8 12 (0.54%) CFEngine
8 12 (0.54%) Nagios
9 9 (0.40%) Mesos
10 7 (0.31%) Oozie
10 7 (0.31%) TIBCO Hawk
10 7 (0.31%) ZABBIX
11 6 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.22%) Kibana
12 5 (0.22%) Marathon
12 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
12 5 (0.22%) NetBackup
13 4 (0.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1001 (44.89%) Oracle
2 407 (18.25%) Microsoft
3 123 (5.52%) Sybase
4 105 (4.71%) Red Hat
5 93 (4.17%) IBM
6 84 (3.77%) Sun
7 77 (3.45%) Informatica
8 76 (3.41%) VMware
9 64 (2.87%) Tableau
10 52 (2.33%) SAP
11 44 (1.97%) Google
12 37 (1.66%) Cognos
13 28 (1.26%) Vertica
14 26 (1.17%) Teradata
14 26 (1.17%) TIBCO
15 25 (1.12%) Computacenter
16 24 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
16 24 (1.08%) Talend
17 21 (0.94%) Retek
18 19 (0.85%) ParAccel
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary+ Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gourock, Renfrewshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000-70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Incl Relocation
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Liga Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Health Care, Life Insurance, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £65000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, 29 days holida
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago