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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 274 244 213
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -31
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1129 1463 1757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.17% 1.34% 1.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.96% 4.31% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 790 1181 1290
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
28518 33938 37022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.61% 31.08% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 24353 28632 31193
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 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -30 1026 £55,000 +4.76% 132
London -22 490 £65,000 +8.33% 69
South East -34 166 £50,000 +5.26% 19
Scotland -17 84 £35,250 -21.66% 3
East of England +17 73 £46,000 +15.00% 3
North West +11 72 £42,500 +13.33% 13
South West -28 70 £45,000 - 8
Glasgow +1 65 £32,000 -37.86% 2
City of London -20 57 £60,000 - 10
Yorkshire +17 48 £42,500 -15.00% 4
West Midlands -26 48 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Berkshire +3 46 £52,500 -4.54% 4
Manchester +14 43 £47,500 +11.76% 10
East Midlands +29 39 £52,500 +35.48% 10
West Yorkshire +9 36 £40,000 -36.00% 3
Hampshire -1 34 £50,000 - 6
West Sussex +33 28 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Crawley +21 27 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Essex - 24 £53,750 - 2
Buckinghamshire +19 23 £39,500 -8.67% 1
Nottinghamshire +25 21 £61,500 +136.53% 6
Reading +3 21 £57,500 +48.38% 1
Surrey -18 21 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Gloucestershire +2 20 £50,000 - 3
Warwickshire +19 19 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Milton Keynes +9 17 £39,000 -3.10% 1
Warwick +8 17 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Nottingham +25 16 £70,000 +21.73% 6
North East +10 16 £47,500 +15.15% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 16 £47,500 +26.66% 2

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2286 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1227 (53.67%) SQL
3 1023 (44.75%) Oracle
4 959 (41.95%) SQL Server
5 889 (38.89%) Java
6 887 (38.80%) Agile Software Development
7 583 (25.50%) Linux
8 565 (24.72%) Web Services
9 561 (24.54%) .NET
10 559 (24.45%) JavaScript
11 544 (23.80%) Finance
12 504 (22.05%) HTML
13 478 (20.91%) C#
14 471 (20.60%) MySQL
15 452 (19.77%) CSS
16 443 (19.38%) Degree
17 420 (18.37%) Windows
18 414 (18.11%) Oracle Database
19 408 (17.85%) XML
20 394 (17.24%) Microsoft
21 375 (16.40%) NoSQL
22 365 (15.97%) Unix
23 348 (15.22%) TDD
24 327 (14.30%) OO
25 320 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
26 292 (12.77%) Scrum
27 285 (12.47%) Amazon AWS
28 283 (12.38%) ETL
29 282 (12.34%) Business Intelligence
30 277 (12.12%) Spring

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
1 246 (10.76%) WebLogic
2 239 (10.45%) WebSphere
3 214 (9.36%) Tomcat
4 184 (8.05%) JBoss
5 141 (6.17%) Apache
6 78 (3.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 73 (3.19%) Apache Spark
8 71 (3.11%) BizTalk Server
9 66 (2.89%) WebSphere Application Server
10 49 (2.14%) IIS
11 39 (1.71%) CMS
11 39 (1.71%) SAS
12 34 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
13 32 (1.40%) Apache Pig
14 28 (1.22%) GlassFish
15 20 (0.87%) OpenStack
16 17 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
16 17 (0.74%) SharePoint
17 15 (0.66%) Tornado
18 13 (0.57%) nginx
Applications
1 172 (7.52%) MS Excel
2 31 (1.36%) MS Office
3 18 (0.79%) SPSS
4 6 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.087%) MS Project
6 2 (0.087%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.044%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.044%) Stata
Business Applications
1 106 (4.64%) Oracle EBS
2 91 (3.98%) Oracle Applications
3 53 (2.32%) Oracle 11i
4 50 (2.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 17 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
6 15 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 11 (0.48%) Infor CRM
8 9 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
9 7 (0.31%) Aareon QL
9 7 (0.31%) Academy Housing
9 7 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.31%) Markit EDM
9 7 (0.31%) MIS ActiveH
9 7 (0.31%) MultiFonds
9 7 (0.31%) Northgate Housing
9 7 (0.31%) OPENHousing
9 7 (0.31%) Orchard Housing
9 7 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
9 7 (0.31%) thinkFolio
10 6 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 285 (12.47%) Amazon AWS
2 129 (5.64%) SaaS
3 76 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 42 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
5 32 (1.40%) GitHub
6 23 (1.01%) Amazon S3
7 22 (0.96%) PaaS
8 17 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
9 15 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
9 15 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (0.57%) CloudFront
10 13 (0.57%) Heroku
11 12 (0.52%) Google App Engine
11 12 (0.52%) Google Compute Engine
12 8 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (0.35%) IaaS
13 5 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.22%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 4 (0.17%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 129 (5.64%) HTTP
2 125 (5.47%) TCP/IP
3 100 (4.37%) Firewall
4 82 (3.59%) SAN
5 77 (3.37%) NAS
6 75 (3.28%) Internet
7 72 (3.15%) LDAP
8 33 (1.44%) SSL
9 14 (0.61%) Intranet
10 12 (0.52%) AMQP
10 12 (0.52%) Software-Defined Networking
11 10 (0.44%) DNS
11 10 (0.44%) LAN
11 10 (0.44%) WAN
12 7 (0.31%) Multicast
13 4 (0.17%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (0.17%) MPLS
13 4 (0.17%) Symposium
13 4 (0.17%) VPN
13 4 (0.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2286 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 959 (41.95%) SQL Server
3 471 (20.60%) MySQL
4 414 (18.11%) Oracle Database
5 375 (16.40%) NoSQL
6 320 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
7 234 (10.24%) Oracle Database 11g
8 229 (10.02%) Big Data
9 219 (9.58%) PostgreSQL
10 206 (9.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 199 (8.71%) Oracle Database 12c
12 188 (8.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 174 (7.61%) Hadoop
14 163 (7.13%) MongoDB
14 163 (7.13%) SQL Server 2008
15 147 (6.43%) Oracle Database 10g
16 140 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 79 (3.46%) DB2
18 68 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
19 66 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 232 (10.15%) Maven
2 225 (9.84%) Git (software)
3 198 (8.66%) Jenkins
4 145 (6.34%) JUnit
5 104 (4.55%) Subversion
6 99 (4.33%) Ant
7 84 (3.67%) Eclipse
8 69 (3.02%) Gradle
9 66 (2.89%) Mockito
10 56 (2.45%) JIRA
11 47 (2.06%) Visual Studio
12 43 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 43 (1.88%) Cucumber
13 37 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
13 37 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
14 29 (1.27%) Bitbucket
15 26 (1.14%) NUnit
16 24 (1.05%) Selenium
17 20 (0.87%) MSBuild
18 18 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 544 (23.80%) Finance
2 166 (7.26%) Banking
3 164 (7.17%) Retail
4 96 (4.20%) Marketing
5 78 (3.41%) Games
6 72 (3.15%) Telecoms
7 71 (3.11%) Legal
8 46 (2.01%) Investment Banking
9 42 (1.84%) Financial Institution
10 35 (1.53%) Advertising
11 32 (1.40%) Front Office
12 29 (1.27%) Online Betting
13 27 (1.18%) Billing
14 22 (0.96%) Electronics
15 20 (0.87%) Back Office
15 20 (0.87%) Manufacturing
15 20 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
16 18 (0.79%) Retail Banking
17 17 (0.74%) Private Banking
18 15 (0.66%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1133 (49.56%) Developer
2 392 (17.15%) Java Developer
3 325 (14.22%) DBA
4 225 (9.84%) Senior Developer
5 219 (9.58%) Administrator
6 212 (9.27%) .NET Developer
7 201 (8.79%) C# Developer
8 190 (8.31%) Oracle DBA
9 179 (7.83%) Analyst
10 171 (7.48%) Architect
11 168 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
12 155 (6.78%) SQL Developer
13 122 (5.34%) SQL DBA
14 110 (4.81%) Consultant
15 108 (4.72%) Applications Support
15 108 (4.72%) Software Developer
16 107 (4.68%) Lead Developer
17 99 (4.33%) ASP.NET Developer
18 97 (4.24%) Oracle Developer
19 94 (4.11%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 565 (24.72%) Web Services
2 561 (24.54%) .NET
3 504 (22.05%) HTML
4 452 (19.77%) CSS
5 408 (17.85%) XML
6 277 (12.12%) Spring
7 238 (10.41%) jQuery
8 218 (9.54%) ASP.NET
9 207 (9.06%) Java EE
10 191 (8.36%) Hibernate
11 164 (7.17%) AngularJS
12 162 (7.09%) JSON
13 148 (6.47%) Middleware
14 137 (5.99%) RESTful
15 135 (5.91%) HTML5
16 134 (5.86%) REST
17 127 (5.56%) J2EE
18 121 (5.29%) SOAP
19 118 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC
20 117 (5.12%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 261 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
2 245 (10.72%) Computer Science
3 111 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
4 90 (3.94%) Mobile App
5 83 (3.63%) User Experience
6 80 (3.50%) Management Information System
7 64 (2.80%) Data Structures
8 62 (2.71%) Visualisation
9 60 (2.62%) Algorithms
10 58 (2.54%) Mathematics
11 55 (2.41%) Data Integration
12 52 (2.27%) Replication
13 51 (2.23%) Clustering
14 46 (2.01%) Fintech
15 44 (1.92%) Online Games
16 37 (1.62%) Data Centre
17 35 (1.53%) Statistics
18 34 (1.49%) Hedge funds
19 28 (1.22%) Life Science
20 23 (1.01%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 583 (25.50%) Linux
2 420 (18.37%) Windows
3 365 (15.97%) Unix
4 94 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 77 (3.37%) Windows Server
6 73 (3.19%) AIX
7 56 (2.45%) Solaris
8 46 (2.01%) Android
9 29 (1.27%) Apple iOS
10 18 (0.79%) Ubuntu
11 14 (0.61%) HPUX
12 13 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (0.44%) CentOS
15 9 (0.39%) Mac OS
16 8 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
17 4 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
18 3 (0.13%) CoreOS
18 3 (0.13%) Windows 10
18 3 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 887 (38.80%) Agile Software Development
2 348 (15.22%) TDD
3 327 (14.30%) OO
4 292 (12.77%) Scrum
5 283 (12.38%) ETL
6 282 (12.34%) Business Intelligence
7 267 (11.68%) Software Engineering
8 241 (10.54%) Continuous Integration
9 234 (10.24%) Performance Tuning
10 227 (9.93%) MVC
11 198 (8.66%) Analytics
12 197 (8.62%) Mentoring
13 194 (8.49%) DevOps
14 172 (7.52%) SDLC
15 167 (7.31%) High Availability
16 165 (7.22%) SOA
17 141 (6.17%) Continuous Delivery
18 140 (6.12%) Project Management
19 135 (5.91%) BDD
20 133 (5.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1227 (53.67%) SQL
2 889 (38.89%) Java
3 559 (24.45%) JavaScript
4 478 (20.91%) C#
5 271 (11.85%) PL/SQL
6 257 (11.24%) Python
7 230 (10.06%) Perl
8 205 (8.97%) T-SQL
9 193 (8.44%) C++
10 146 (6.39%) Ruby
11 139 (6.08%) Scala
12 116 (5.07%) Bash Shell
13 111 (4.86%) Shell Script
14 108 (4.72%) PHP
15 106 (4.64%) PowerShell
16 100 (4.37%) C
17 44 (1.92%) VB
18 35 (1.53%) R
19 32 (1.40%) Groovy
20 30 (1.31%) Go
Qualifications
1 443 (19.38%) Degree
2 77 (3.37%) Oracle Certification
3 71 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 67 (2.93%) OCP
5 65 (2.84%) Security Cleared
6 52 (2.27%) SC Cleared
7 26 (1.14%) MCSD
8 16 (0.70%) MCTS
9 14 (0.61%) MCPD
10 11 (0.48%) PhD
11 7 (0.31%) MCITP
11 7 (0.31%) MCP
12 5 (0.22%) MBA
12 5 (0.22%) Postgraduate
13 4 (0.17%) ISEB
13 4 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.17%) PMP
14 3 (0.13%) CISSP
14 3 (0.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (5.60%) QA
2 42 (1.84%) Data Quality
3 39 (1.71%) SLA
4 18 (0.79%) HL7
5 10 (0.44%) WAI
6 4 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.13%) MiFID
8 2 (0.087%) AIFMD
8 2 (0.087%) Basel II
8 2 (0.087%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.044%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.044%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.044%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 240 (10.50%) Oracle RAC
2 86 (3.76%) Docker
3 48 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (1.22%) HDFS
5 20 (0.87%) Active Directory
5 20 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (0.74%) Apache Flume
6 17 (0.74%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.31%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.22%) vSphere
9 4 (0.17%) NFS
9 4 (0.17%) Time Sharing Option
9 4 (0.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (0.17%) XenApp
10 3 (0.13%) Cronacle
11 2 (0.087%) GPFS
11 2 (0.087%) Oracle Clusterware
11 2 (0.087%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.044%) Firmware
12 1 (0.044%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 158 (6.91%) Data Guard
2 145 (6.34%) Oracle RMAN
3 118 (5.16%) Puppet
4 69 (3.02%) OpenAM
5 61 (2.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 46 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
7 36 (1.57%) Ansible
8 13 (0.57%) Control-M
8 13 (0.57%) Nagios
9 12 (0.52%) CFEngine
10 9 (0.39%) Mesos
11 8 (0.35%) ZABBIX
12 7 (0.31%) TIBCO Hawk
13 6 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (0.26%) Kibana
13 6 (0.26%) Oozie
14 5 (0.22%) Marathon
14 5 (0.22%) NetBackup
14 5 (0.22%) SCCM
15 4 (0.17%) logstash
Vendors
1 1023 (44.75%) Oracle
2 394 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 125 (5.47%) Sybase
4 112 (4.90%) Red Hat
5 104 (4.55%) IBM
6 91 (3.98%) Sun
7 78 (3.41%) VMware
8 73 (3.19%) Informatica
9 69 (3.02%) Tableau
10 55 (2.41%) SAP
11 42 (1.84%) Google
12 39 (1.71%) Cognos
13 28 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
14 24 (1.05%) Teradata
15 22 (0.96%) TIBCO
16 21 (0.92%) NetApp
17 20 (0.87%) Vertica
18 18 (0.79%) Computacenter
18 18 (0.79%) Retek
18 18 (0.79%) Talend
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Equity
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Ixico
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ixico
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits + overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IC Resources
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Vgd benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Ideal Training
Salary: £31000 - £41000 per annum + Base + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 65k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21990 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21990 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago