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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 271 261 219
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -42
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1135 1365 1756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 1.24% 1.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.82% 3.84% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 861 1085 1337
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,358 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%

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
29718 35554 38807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.26% 32.41% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 25368 29990 33311
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 £31,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -11 1010 £50,000 -4.76% 150
London -46 466 £60,000 - 75
South East -25 176 £50,000 +11.11% 22
South West +63 118 £42,500 -3.40% 9
Scotland -25 84 £49,000 +8.89% 10
Berkshire +14 69 £57,500 +9.52% 9
Glasgow -6 68 £49,000 -4.15% 7
West Midlands -38 65 £42,655 +0.36% 4
East of England +41 55 £50,000 +11.11% 8
North West +14 52 £45,000 +20.00% 19
Yorkshire +25 46 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Hampshire +12 42 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Reading +50 38 £57,500 +9.52% 8
City of London -44 38 £52,500 -12.50% 18
West Yorkshire +21 35 £41,250 +3.12% 4
Devon +32 33 £42,500 -3.40% 3
Essex +27 30 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Warwickshire +15 29 £43,000 -9.47%
Surrey -39 29 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Exeter +20 28 £42,500 -3.40% 3
Bristol +21 26 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Wiltshire +31 25 £55,000 +4.76%
East Midlands +20 24 £47,500 -13.63% 4
Warwick - 24 - -
Manchester -23 22 £48,500 +40.57% 12
Southampton +18 21 £50,000 +28.20% 4
Wales +23 19 £38,500 -8.28%
South Wales +18 19 £38,500 -8.28%
Leeds +18 17 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Somerset +2 15 £42,500 +30.76% 1

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2499 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1375 (55.02%) SQL
3 1140 (45.62%) Oracle
4 1021 (40.86%) SQL Server
5 969 (38.78%) Java
6 897 (35.89%) Agile Software Development
7 658 (26.33%) JavaScript
8 642 (25.69%) Finance
9 611 (24.45%) HTML
10 610 (24.41%) Linux
11 588 (23.53%) .NET
12 582 (23.29%) Web Services
13 508 (20.33%) CSS
14 495 (19.81%) XML
15 491 (19.65%) Oracle Database
16 486 (19.45%) Degree
17 466 (18.65%) C#
18 460 (18.41%) Windows
19 445 (17.81%) Microsoft
20 395 (15.81%) TDD
21 387 (15.49%) Unix
22 384 (15.37%) OO
23 382 (15.29%) Spring
24 377 (15.09%) MySQL
25 320 (12.81%) Scrum
26 317 (12.69%) Business Intelligence
27 311 (12.44%) Data Warehouse
28 304 (12.16%) PL/SQL
29 301 (12.04%) Software Engineering
30 297 (11.88%) Computer Science

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
1 243 (9.72%) Tomcat
2 225 (9.00%) WebLogic
3 223 (8.92%) WebSphere
4 187 (7.48%) JBoss
5 141 (5.64%) Apache
6 120 (4.80%) Node.js
7 83 (3.32%) BizTalk Server
8 70 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
9 65 (2.60%) Apache Spark
10 59 (2.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 50 (2.00%) IIS
12 43 (1.72%) SharePoint
13 37 (1.48%) CMS
14 32 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
15 27 (1.08%) Confluence
16 25 (1.00%) OpenStack
16 25 (1.00%) SAS
17 19 (0.76%) Oracle Coherence
18 16 (0.64%) Apache Pig
18 16 (0.64%) Mule
Applications
1 220 (8.80%) MS Excel
2 38 (1.52%) MS Office
3 9 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.12%) SPSS
6 1 (0.040%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 112 (4.48%) Oracle EBS
2 95 (3.80%) Oracle Applications
3 57 (2.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 54 (2.16%) Oracle 11i
5 39 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
6 20 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 13 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 12 (0.48%) Markit EDM
8 12 (0.48%) MultiFonds
8 12 (0.48%) thinkFolio
9 10 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
9 10 (0.40%) Infor CRM
10 7 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
10 7 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
10 7 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
11 5 (0.20%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
12 4 (0.16%) ION MarketView
13 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
13 3 (0.12%) Magento
13 3 (0.12%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
Cloud Services
1 216 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
2 115 (4.60%) SaaS
3 98 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (0.60%) GitHub
6 12 (0.48%) PaaS
7 8 (0.32%) Amazon S3
7 8 (0.32%) IaaS
8 7 (0.28%) Google App Engine
8 7 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.28%) Google Compute Engine
9 6 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.24%) CloudFront
10 5 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (0.20%) Amazon Glacier
10 5 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
10 5 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 133 (5.32%) TCP/IP
2 114 (4.56%) HTTP
3 80 (3.20%) Internet
4 71 (2.84%) Firewall
5 66 (2.64%) SAN
6 58 (2.32%) LDAP
6 58 (2.32%) NAS
7 31 (1.24%) SSL
8 23 (0.92%) LAN
8 23 (0.92%) WAN
9 16 (0.64%) Multicast
10 6 (0.24%) DNS
11 5 (0.20%) Intranet
11 5 (0.20%) VPN
12 4 (0.16%) AMQP
12 4 (0.16%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.12%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (0.12%) SMTP
13 3 (0.12%) SSH
13 3 (0.12%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2499 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1021 (40.86%) SQL Server
3 491 (19.65%) Oracle Database
4 377 (15.09%) MySQL
5 311 (12.44%) Data Warehouse
6 271 (10.84%) NoSQL
7 259 (10.36%) Oracle Database 11g
8 234 (9.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 218 (8.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 216 (8.64%) Oracle Database 12c
11 179 (7.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 167 (6.68%) PostgreSQL
13 152 (6.08%) Big Data
14 145 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
15 134 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
16 121 (4.84%) Hadoop
17 88 (3.52%) MongoDB
18 69 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
19 65 (2.60%) Oracle9i Database
20 62 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 280 (11.20%) Git (software)
2 247 (9.88%) Maven
3 226 (9.04%) Jenkins
4 168 (6.72%) JUnit
5 160 (6.40%) Subversion
6 157 (6.28%) Eclipse
7 114 (4.56%) Ant
8 70 (2.80%) JIRA
9 68 (2.72%) Visual Studio
10 60 (2.40%) Hudson
11 59 (2.36%) Cucumber
12 46 (1.84%) Mockito
13 43 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
14 40 (1.60%) Selenium
15 31 (1.24%) Gradle
15 31 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
16 27 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
17 26 (1.04%) Toad
18 23 (0.92%) IntelliJ
19 22 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 642 (25.69%) Finance
2 179 (7.16%) Banking
3 125 (5.00%) Retail
4 108 (4.32%) Marketing
5 94 (3.76%) Telecoms
6 78 (3.12%) Games
6 78 (3.12%) Legal
7 53 (2.12%) Financial Institution
8 47 (1.88%) Advertising
9 40 (1.60%) Online Betting
10 39 (1.56%) Investment Banking
11 37 (1.48%) Manufacturing
12 35 (1.40%) Front Office
13 28 (1.12%) Back Office
14 26 (1.04%) Private Banking
15 19 (0.76%) Electronics
16 18 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
17 17 (0.68%) Billing
17 17 (0.68%) Law
18 15 (0.60%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1249 (49.98%) Developer
2 462 (18.49%) Java Developer
3 371 (14.85%) DBA
4 289 (11.56%) Senior Developer
5 251 (10.04%) Oracle DBA
6 220 (8.80%) .NET Developer
7 207 (8.28%) Administrator
8 205 (8.20%) Analyst
9 194 (7.76%) C# Developer
10 189 (7.56%) SQL Developer
11 163 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
12 160 (6.40%) Architect
13 134 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
14 133 (5.32%) Software Developer
15 123 (4.92%) SQL DBA
16 116 (4.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 110 (4.40%) Lead Developer
18 106 (4.24%) Consultant
19 95 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
20 84 (3.36%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 611 (24.45%) HTML
2 588 (23.53%) .NET
3 582 (23.29%) Web Services
4 508 (20.33%) CSS
5 495 (19.81%) XML
6 382 (15.29%) Spring
7 251 (10.04%) Hibernate
8 243 (9.72%) ASP.NET
9 240 (9.60%) jQuery
10 216 (8.64%) J2EE
11 201 (8.04%) Java EE
12 164 (6.56%) JSON
13 160 (6.40%) AngularJS
14 154 (6.16%) Ajax
15 152 (6.08%) HTML5
16 150 (6.00%) Middleware
17 148 (5.92%) SOAP
18 132 (5.28%) REST
19 131 (5.24%) JMS
20 123 (4.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 297 (11.88%) Computer Science
2 294 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (3.56%) Enterprise Software
4 73 (2.92%) Management Information System
5 65 (2.60%) Data Integration
6 57 (2.28%) Data Structures
6 57 (2.28%) Replication
7 56 (2.24%) Mobile App
7 56 (2.24%) User Experience
8 55 (2.20%) Hedge funds
9 51 (2.04%) Mathematics
10 48 (1.92%) Client/Server
11 45 (1.80%) Visualisation
12 44 (1.76%) Algorithms
13 43 (1.72%) Data Centre
14 40 (1.60%) N-Tier
15 39 (1.56%) Online Games
16 38 (1.52%) Statistics
17 33 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
18 32 (1.28%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 610 (24.41%) Linux
2 460 (18.41%) Windows
3 387 (15.49%) Unix
4 94 (3.76%) Windows Server
5 93 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (1.36%) AIX
7 33 (1.32%) Solaris
8 22 (0.88%) Android
9 19 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (0.68%) Apple iOS
11 12 (0.48%) Mac OS
12 11 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (0.40%) Debian
13 10 (0.40%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 6 (0.24%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.20%) CentOS
15 5 (0.20%) HPUX
15 5 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 897 (35.89%) Agile Software Development
2 395 (15.81%) TDD
3 384 (15.37%) OO
4 320 (12.81%) Scrum
5 317 (12.69%) Business Intelligence
6 301 (12.04%) Software Engineering
7 264 (10.56%) ETL
8 257 (10.28%) Performance Tuning
9 245 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
10 231 (9.24%) SOA
11 217 (8.68%) SDLC
12 198 (7.92%) Mentoring
13 197 (7.88%) MVC
14 190 (7.60%) High Availability
15 172 (6.88%) E-Commerce
16 160 (6.40%) UML
17 157 (6.28%) Project Management
18 156 (6.24%) Data Modelling
19 151 (6.04%) BDD
20 148 (5.92%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1375 (55.02%) SQL
2 969 (38.78%) Java
3 658 (26.33%) JavaScript
4 466 (18.65%) C#
5 304 (12.16%) PL/SQL
6 235 (9.40%) T-SQL
7 230 (9.20%) Python
8 224 (8.96%) Perl
9 199 (7.96%) C++
10 165 (6.60%) Shell Script
11 113 (4.52%) PHP
12 106 (4.24%) Ruby
13 100 (4.00%) PowerShell
14 95 (3.80%) Scala
15 81 (3.24%) C
16 62 (2.48%) Bash Shell
16 62 (2.48%) Groovy
17 54 (2.16%) VB
18 40 (1.60%) VB.NET
19 28 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 486 (19.45%) Degree
2 125 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
3 113 (4.52%) OCP
4 80 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 65 (2.60%) Security Cleared
6 40 (1.60%) MCSD
7 39 (1.56%) SC Cleared
8 21 (0.84%) MCTS
9 18 (0.72%) MCPD
10 16 (0.64%) MBA
11 14 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 13 (0.52%) MCP
13 11 (0.44%) PMI Certification
13 11 (0.44%) PMP
14 9 (0.36%) DV Cleared
14 9 (0.36%) MCITP
15 8 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
16 5 (0.20%) ISEB
17 4 (0.16%) OCA
17 4 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (6.24%) QA
2 57 (2.28%) Data Quality
3 37 (1.48%) SLA
4 29 (1.16%) HL7
5 12 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.24%) WAI
7 5 (0.20%) ISO15022
7 5 (0.20%) ISO20022
8 4 (0.16%) Basel II
8 4 (0.16%) MISRA
9 2 (0.080%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.040%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.040%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.040%) MiFID
System Software
1 268 (10.72%) Oracle RAC
2 61 (2.44%) Docker
3 36 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (1.24%) Active Directory
5 29 (1.16%) HDFS
6 9 (0.36%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.28%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.24%) Firmware
8 6 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.20%) Time Sharing Option
10 4 (0.16%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.12%) NFS
11 3 (0.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.080%) Cronacle
12 2 (0.080%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 2 (0.080%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.040%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.040%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.040%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 204 (8.16%) Oracle RMAN
2 177 (7.08%) Data Guard
3 90 (3.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 90 (3.60%) Puppet
4 56 (2.24%) OpenAM
5 27 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.52%) Ansible
7 8 (0.32%) OpenView
8 7 (0.28%) Mesos
8 7 (0.28%) TIBCO Hawk
9 6 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (0.24%) Kibana
9 6 (0.24%) Nagios
9 6 (0.24%) SCCM
9 6 (0.24%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.20%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.16%) logstash
12 3 (0.12%) Kubernetes
12 3 (0.12%) Oracle Flashback
12 3 (0.12%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 1140 (45.62%) Oracle
2 445 (17.81%) Microsoft
3 115 (4.60%) Sybase
4 110 (4.40%) IBM
5 83 (3.32%) VMware
6 80 (3.20%) Red Hat
7 76 (3.04%) Sun
8 69 (2.76%) Informatica
9 50 (2.00%) SAP
10 40 (1.60%) Tableau
11 35 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
12 28 (1.12%) Cognos
13 27 (1.08%) Talend
14 25 (1.00%) Google
14 25 (1.00%) TIBCO
15 23 (0.92%) HP
16 22 (0.88%) Hitachi
17 20 (0.80%) hybris
18 19 (0.76%) BEA
19 17 (0.68%) NetApp
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