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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 278 255 219
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -36
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1125 1408 1761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.15% 1.27% 1.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.84% 3.90% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 819 1128 1345
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
29260 36148 38787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.89% 32.59% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24924 30467 33314
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
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 -20 997 £50,000 -4.76% 132
London -59 459 £62,500 +4.16% 62
South East -12 172 £50,000 +11.11% 20
South West +49 115 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Scotland -21 95 £40,500 -10.00% 10
Glasgow -3 86 £45,000 -12.62% 7
North West +34 63 £45,000 +24.13% 21
West Midlands -50 58 £45,000 - 4
Berkshire -6 57 £52,500 - 8
City of London -66 49 £57,500 -6.12% 16
Yorkshire +40 45 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Hampshire +27 45 £50,000 +23.45% 3
East of England +26 44 £46,500 +5.68% 6
Devon +36 41 £42,500 +7.59%
Exeter +30 39 £42,500 +7.59%
Reading +24 35 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Manchester +8 35 £48,000 +39.13% 9
West Yorkshire +48 34 £40,000 -8.24% 1
East Midlands +30 30 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Surrey -23 27 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Wiltshire +35 23 £55,000 +100.00%
Essex +18 22 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Southampton +18 21 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Bristol +13 21 £42,500 -5.55% 5
South Wales +17 16 £38,500 -8.28% 1
Wales +15 16 £38,500 -8.28% 1
Warwickshire +10 16 £52,500 +10.52%
West Sussex +6 16 £50,000 -9.09%
Nottinghamshire +21 15 £52,500 +52.17% 1
Warwick -8 15 - -

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 2463 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1325 (53.80%) SQL
3 1089 (44.21%) Oracle
4 1025 (41.62%) SQL Server
5 956 (38.81%) Java
6 902 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
7 645 (26.19%) JavaScript
8 625 (25.38%) Linux
9 611 (24.81%) .NET
10 604 (24.52%) Web Services
11 601 (24.40%) HTML
12 597 (24.24%) Finance
13 517 (20.99%) CSS
14 496 (20.14%) C#
15 479 (19.45%) XML
16 459 (18.64%) Degree
17 458 (18.60%) Windows
18 442 (17.95%) Oracle Database
19 438 (17.78%) MySQL
20 414 (16.81%) Microsoft
21 393 (15.96%) TDD
22 378 (15.35%) OO
23 372 (15.10%) Unix
24 333 (13.52%) Spring
25 318 (12.91%) Scrum
26 315 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
27 310 (12.59%) Data Warehouse
28 306 (12.42%) NoSQL
29 295 (11.98%) PL/SQL
30 291 (11.81%) Software Engineering

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
1 240 (9.74%) Tomcat
2 230 (9.34%) WebSphere
3 220 (8.93%) WebLogic
4 172 (6.98%) JBoss
5 144 (5.85%) Apache
6 82 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
7 77 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
8 70 (2.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 68 (2.76%) Apache Spark
10 44 (1.79%) IIS
11 42 (1.71%) CMS
12 38 (1.54%) SharePoint
13 37 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
14 32 (1.30%) SAS
15 26 (1.06%) Confluence
16 24 (0.97%) Apache Pig
17 23 (0.93%) OpenStack
18 18 (0.73%) GlassFish
19 15 (0.61%) Tornado
20 14 (0.57%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 210 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 40 (1.62%) MS Office
3 10 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.28%) SPSS
5 3 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 106 (4.30%) Oracle EBS
2 92 (3.74%) Oracle Applications
3 50 (2.03%) Oracle 11i
4 49 (1.99%) Oracle EBS R12
5 21 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
6 18 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 12 (0.49%) Markit EDM
7 12 (0.49%) MultiFonds
7 12 (0.49%) thinkFolio
8 11 (0.45%) Infor CRM
9 10 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
10 8 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 7 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
12 6 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
13 5 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
14 4 (0.16%) Aareon QL
14 4 (0.16%) Academy Housing
14 4 (0.16%) MIS ActiveH
14 4 (0.16%) Northgate Housing
14 4 (0.16%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 259 (10.52%) Amazon AWS
2 132 (5.36%) SaaS
3 90 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (1.06%) GitHub
6 21 (0.85%) PaaS
7 15 (0.61%) Amazon S3
8 12 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
8 12 (0.49%) Google App Engine
8 12 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (0.49%) Google Compute Engine
9 11 (0.45%) IaaS
10 9 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (0.32%) Heroku
12 7 (0.28%) CloudFront
13 6 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 5 (0.20%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 143 (5.81%) TCP/IP
2 127 (5.16%) HTTP
3 82 (3.33%) Firewall
4 78 (3.17%) Internet
5 73 (2.96%) SAN
6 69 (2.80%) LDAP
6 69 (2.80%) NAS
7 34 (1.38%) SSL
8 19 (0.77%) LAN
8 19 (0.77%) WAN
9 13 (0.53%) Multicast
10 9 (0.37%) AMQP
10 9 (0.37%) Intranet
11 8 (0.32%) DNS
12 7 (0.28%) Software-Defined Networking
13 5 (0.20%) VPN
14 4 (0.16%) HTTPS
14 4 (0.16%) MPLS
15 3 (0.12%) SMTP
15 3 (0.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2463 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1025 (41.62%) SQL Server
3 442 (17.95%) Oracle Database
4 438 (17.78%) MySQL
5 310 (12.59%) Data Warehouse
6 306 (12.42%) NoSQL
7 247 (10.03%) Oracle Database 11g
8 220 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 210 (8.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 208 (8.44%) Oracle Database 12c
11 194 (7.88%) PostgreSQL
12 186 (7.55%) Big Data
13 157 (6.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 143 (5.81%) Hadoop
15 140 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
16 139 (5.64%) Oracle Database 10g
17 111 (4.51%) MongoDB
18 69 (2.80%) DB2
19 65 (2.64%) Data Mining
20 61 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 280 (11.37%) Git (software)
2 239 (9.70%) Maven
3 226 (9.18%) Jenkins
4 157 (6.37%) JUnit
5 143 (5.81%) Subversion
6 133 (5.40%) Eclipse
7 111 (4.51%) Ant
8 75 (3.05%) JIRA
9 73 (2.96%) Visual Studio
10 61 (2.48%) Cucumber
11 57 (2.31%) Mockito
12 49 (1.99%) Hudson
13 46 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
14 44 (1.79%) Gradle
15 40 (1.62%) Selenium
16 32 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 30 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
18 25 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
19 24 (0.97%) Bitbucket
20 22 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 597 (24.24%) Finance
2 177 (7.19%) Banking
3 138 (5.60%) Retail
4 114 (4.63%) Marketing
5 94 (3.82%) Telecoms
6 82 (3.33%) Games
7 79 (3.21%) Legal
8 46 (1.87%) Financial Institution
9 45 (1.83%) Advertising
10 38 (1.54%) Investment Banking
11 37 (1.50%) Online Betting
12 35 (1.42%) Front Office
13 34 (1.38%) Manufacturing
14 27 (1.10%) Back Office
15 23 (0.93%) Private Banking
16 22 (0.89%) Billing
17 20 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
18 18 (0.73%) Electronics
18 18 (0.73%) Retail Banking
19 17 (0.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 1264 (51.32%) Developer
2 437 (17.74%) Java Developer
3 340 (13.80%) DBA
4 261 (10.60%) Senior Developer
5 240 (9.74%) .NET Developer
6 219 (8.89%) Oracle DBA
7 214 (8.69%) C# Developer
8 213 (8.65%) Analyst
9 193 (7.84%) Administrator
10 186 (7.55%) SQL Developer
11 180 (7.31%) C# .NET Developer
12 165 (6.70%) Architect
13 125 (5.08%) Software Developer
14 122 (4.95%) SQL DBA
15 111 (4.51%) Senior Java Developer
16 109 (4.43%) ASP.NET Developer
16 109 (4.43%) Lead Developer
17 99 (4.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 99 (4.02%) Consultant
18 97 (3.94%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 611 (24.81%) .NET
2 604 (24.52%) Web Services
3 601 (24.40%) HTML
4 517 (20.99%) CSS
5 479 (19.45%) XML
6 333 (13.52%) Spring
7 253 (10.27%) jQuery
8 243 (9.87%) ASP.NET
9 218 (8.85%) Hibernate
10 211 (8.57%) Java EE
11 177 (7.19%) J2EE
12 174 (7.06%) JSON
13 151 (6.13%) Ajax
14 147 (5.97%) AngularJS
14 147 (5.97%) Middleware
15 139 (5.64%) HTML5
16 138 (5.60%) REST
17 137 (5.56%) SOAP
18 124 (5.03%) RESTful
19 123 (4.99%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 288 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
2 268 (10.88%) Computer Science
3 105 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 78 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 72 (2.92%) User Experience
6 70 (2.84%) Mobile App
7 64 (2.60%) Data Integration
8 54 (2.19%) Replication
9 53 (2.15%) Hedge funds
10 52 (2.11%) Visualisation
11 50 (2.03%) Mathematics
12 49 (1.99%) Data Structures
13 47 (1.91%) Algorithms
14 43 (1.75%) Online Games
15 41 (1.66%) Client/Server
15 41 (1.66%) Data Centre
16 40 (1.62%) Statistics
17 34 (1.38%) Fintech
18 31 (1.26%) N-Tier
19 30 (1.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 625 (25.38%) Linux
2 458 (18.60%) Windows
3 372 (15.10%) Unix
4 98 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 80 (3.25%) Windows Server
6 47 (1.91%) AIX
7 44 (1.79%) Solaris
8 30 (1.22%) Android
9 20 (0.81%) Apple iOS
10 14 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.49%) Mac OS
12 10 (0.41%) HPUX
12 10 (0.41%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (0.28%) Debian
15 7 (0.28%) Windows 7
16 6 (0.24%) CentOS
16 6 (0.24%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 902 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 393 (15.96%) TDD
3 378 (15.35%) OO
4 318 (12.91%) Scrum
5 315 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
6 291 (11.81%) Software Engineering
7 283 (11.49%) ETL
8 259 (10.52%) Continuous Integration
9 257 (10.43%) Performance Tuning
10 227 (9.22%) SDLC
11 220 (8.93%) MVC
12 213 (8.65%) SOA
13 204 (8.28%) Mentoring
14 183 (7.43%) Analytics
14 183 (7.43%) High Availability
15 168 (6.82%) Project Management
16 162 (6.58%) DevOps
17 161 (6.54%) BDD
18 159 (6.46%) UML
19 155 (6.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1325 (53.80%) SQL
2 956 (38.81%) Java
3 645 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 496 (20.14%) C#
5 295 (11.98%) PL/SQL
6 237 (9.62%) Python
7 236 (9.58%) T-SQL
8 230 (9.34%) Perl
9 211 (8.57%) C++
10 141 (5.72%) Shell Script
11 122 (4.95%) Ruby
12 120 (4.87%) PHP
13 111 (4.51%) Scala
14 106 (4.30%) PowerShell
15 87 (3.53%) C
16 83 (3.37%) Bash Shell
17 58 (2.35%) VB
18 37 (1.50%) Groovy
18 37 (1.50%) VB.NET
19 30 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 459 (18.64%) Degree
2 110 (4.47%) Oracle Certification
3 102 (4.14%) OCP
4 84 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 58 (2.35%) Security Cleared
6 38 (1.54%) SC Cleared
7 37 (1.50%) MCSD
8 22 (0.89%) MCTS
9 20 (0.81%) MCPD
10 13 (0.53%) MBA
11 10 (0.41%) PMI Certification
11 10 (0.41%) PMP
12 8 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 8 (0.32%) MCITP
13 7 (0.28%) DV Cleared
13 7 (0.28%) MCP
14 5 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
15 4 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.16%) OCA
15 4 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (6.82%) QA
2 51 (2.07%) Data Quality
3 40 (1.62%) SLA
4 29 (1.18%) HL7
5 8 (0.32%) WAI
6 7 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.16%) Basel II
8 2 (0.081%) ISO15022
8 2 (0.081%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.081%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.041%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 253 (10.27%) Oracle RAC
2 77 (3.13%) Docker
3 38 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (1.22%) HDFS
5 28 (1.14%) Active Directory
6 11 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.32%) Apache Flume
7 8 (0.32%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.20%) Time Sharing Option
8 5 (0.20%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.12%) NFS
9 3 (0.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.081%) Cronacle
10 2 (0.081%) Oracle Clusterware
10 2 (0.081%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 2 (0.081%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.041%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.041%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.041%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 169 (6.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 159 (6.46%) Data Guard
3 108 (4.38%) Puppet
4 75 (3.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 66 (2.68%) OpenAM
6 35 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (0.77%) Ansible
8 8 (0.32%) Kibana
8 8 (0.32%) Nagios
9 7 (0.28%) CFEngine
9 7 (0.28%) Marathon
9 7 (0.28%) Mesos
9 7 (0.28%) OpenView
9 7 (0.28%) TIBCO Hawk
10 6 (0.24%) logstash
10 6 (0.24%) SCCM
10 6 (0.24%) ZABBIX
11 5 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.16%) Control-M
12 4 (0.16%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1089 (44.21%) Oracle
2 414 (16.81%) Microsoft
3 117 (4.75%) Sybase
4 110 (4.47%) IBM
5 96 (3.90%) Red Hat
6 86 (3.49%) Sun
7 77 (3.13%) VMware
8 66 (2.68%) Informatica
9 57 (2.31%) Tableau
10 53 (2.15%) SAP
11 36 (1.46%) Google
12 33 (1.34%) Cognos
13 32 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
14 25 (1.02%) Talend
15 24 (0.97%) TIBCO
16 21 (0.85%) HP
17 17 (0.69%) Teradata
18 15 (0.61%) NetApp
19 14 (0.57%) Hitachi
19 14 (0.57%) JD Edwards
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + attractive benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum FantasticRole
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 -55,000 + Bens DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + gd benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35k - £45k per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Travel, Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago