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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
UK
Rank 269 246 245
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -1
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1002 1351 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.19% 1.35% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.95% 4.18% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 759 1085 1073
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,170 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +9.41%

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
25393 32297 31921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.20% 32.26% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21845 27309 27372
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -17 891 £55,000 +10.00% 86
London +10 419 £62,500 +8.69% 46
South East -111 109 £50,000 - 6
East of England +59 108 £50,000 -1.23% 4
North West +29 85 £47,500 +5.55% 12
Scotland +10 77 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Manchester +25 67 £47,500 -11.62% 8
Yorkshire 0 58 £42,500 -5.55% 4
South West -56 57 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Essex +32 54 £50,000 -20.00% 3
West Yorkshire +13 51 £41,000 -8.88% 4
Glasgow +19 49 £45,000 +38.46% 3
West Midlands +15 47 £42,000 -11.57% 2
Hertfordshire +33 36 £46,250 -22.91% 1
Colchester +19 31 £50,000 -20.00%
Berkshire -40 27 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Leeds +9 26 £55,000 +22.22% 1
City of London -48 24 £58,750 +2.17% 8
Kent +11 23 £50,000 - 2
Edinburgh -12 23 £50,500 +14.77% 2
West Sussex -19 22 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Surrey -2 20 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Suffolk +21 16 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire -6 15 £41,000 +2.50%
Reigate +26 14 £40,000 -11.11%
Bristol -36 14 £47,500 - 3
Wiltshire +29 13 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Warwickshire +32 12 £30,750 -18.00%
Woodbridge - 12 £42,500 -
Gatwick -1 11 £55,000 +10.00% 1

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 2095 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1090 (52.03%) SQL
3 966 (46.11%) Oracle
4 844 (40.29%) Java
5 803 (38.33%) SQL Server
6 759 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
7 539 (25.73%) Linux
8 493 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 445 (21.24%) NoSQL
10 442 (21.10%) C#
11 436 (20.81%) Finance
12 433 (20.67%) HTML
13 427 (20.38%) Degree
14 387 (18.47%) Oracle Database
15 378 (18.04%) .NET
15 378 (18.04%) MySQL
16 363 (17.33%) Microsoft
17 357 (17.04%) Unix
18 352 (16.80%) Web Services
19 349 (16.66%) CSS
20 314 (14.99%) Scrum
21 309 (14.75%) Big Data
22 306 (14.61%) Windows
22 306 (14.61%) Data Warehouse
23 305 (14.56%) Python
24 288 (13.75%) XML
25 284 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
26 281 (13.41%) ETL
27 275 (13.13%) Spring
28 268 (12.79%) 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
1 205 (9.79%) WebSphere
2 187 (8.93%) JBoss
3 180 (8.59%) WebLogic
4 166 (7.92%) Tomcat
5 131 (6.25%) Apache
6 125 (5.97%) Apache Spark
7 82 (3.91%) Apache Pig
8 78 (3.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 77 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
10 56 (2.67%) GlassFish
10 56 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
11 45 (2.15%) SAS
12 44 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
13 43 (2.05%) CMS
14 39 (1.86%) SharePoint
15 38 (1.81%) IIS
16 37 (1.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 32 (1.53%) Jetty
18 16 (0.76%) CoreMedia CMS
19 15 (0.72%) Mule
Applications
1 155 (7.40%) MS Excel
2 36 (1.72%) MS Office
3 33 (1.58%) SPSS
4 17 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.38%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.33%) MS Project
7 6 (0.29%) Adobe Captivate
7 6 (0.29%) InDesign
8 3 (0.14%) S-PLUS
8 3 (0.14%) Stata
9 2 (0.095%) Simulink
10 1 (0.048%) Weka
Business Applications
1 78 (3.72%) Oracle EBS
2 54 (2.58%) Oracle Applications
3 31 (1.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 26 (1.24%) Oracle 11i
5 14 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.29%) FastStats
8 5 (0.24%) Eloqua
9 4 (0.19%) Aareon QL
9 4 (0.19%) Academy Housing
9 4 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
9 4 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (0.19%) Infor M3
9 4 (0.19%) MIS ActiveH
9 4 (0.19%) Northgate Housing
9 4 (0.19%) OPENHousing
9 4 (0.19%) Orchard Housing
9 4 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.095%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 217 (10.36%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (4.15%) SaaS
3 60 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (1.24%) GitHub
6 19 (0.91%) PaaS
7 18 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.62%) IaaS
9 12 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (0.48%) Amazon EMR
11 9 (0.43%) Google Analytics
12 8 (0.38%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
13 5 (0.24%) CloudFront
13 5 (0.24%) Responsys
14 3 (0.14%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
14 3 (0.14%) Heroku
14 3 (0.14%) Office 365
14 3 (0.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 90 (4.30%) HTTP
2 66 (3.15%) TCP/IP
3 55 (2.63%) Internet
4 45 (2.15%) Firewall
5 40 (1.91%) SSL
6 36 (1.72%) NAS
7 35 (1.67%) SAN
8 29 (1.38%) LDAP
9 10 (0.48%) DNS
10 7 (0.33%) AMQP
11 6 (0.29%) SMTP
12 5 (0.24%) FTP
13 4 (0.19%) Intranet
14 3 (0.14%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (0.14%) SNMP
14 3 (0.14%) Software-Defined Networking
14 3 (0.14%) VoIP
14 3 (0.14%) WebEx
15 2 (0.095%) NetScaler
15 2 (0.095%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2095 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 803 (38.33%) SQL Server
3 445 (21.24%) NoSQL
4 387 (18.47%) Oracle Database
5 378 (18.04%) MySQL
6 309 (14.75%) Big Data
7 306 (14.61%) Data Warehouse
8 263 (12.55%) MongoDB
9 262 (12.51%) Hadoop
10 218 (10.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 167 (7.97%) PostgreSQL
12 157 (7.49%) Oracle Database 11g
13 150 (7.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 142 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
15 112 (5.35%) Oracle Database 12c
16 105 (5.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 104 (4.96%) DB2
18 103 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
18 103 (4.92%) Apache Hive
19 94 (4.49%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 200 (9.55%) Git (software)
2 157 (7.49%) Jenkins
3 148 (7.06%) Maven
4 129 (6.16%) JUnit
5 100 (4.77%) Subversion
6 80 (3.82%) Gradle
7 75 (3.58%) Ant
8 74 (3.53%) JIRA
9 55 (2.63%) Cucumber
10 53 (2.53%) Talend Open Studio
11 44 (2.10%) Oracle Forms
12 43 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
13 39 (1.86%) Visual Studio
14 37 (1.77%) Eclipse
14 37 (1.77%) TeamCity
15 36 (1.72%) Hudson
16 34 (1.62%) Mockito
17 29 (1.38%) Toad
18 28 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 28 (1.34%) Selenium
General
1 436 (20.81%) Finance
2 202 (9.64%) Banking
3 155 (7.40%) Retail
4 89 (4.25%) Marketing
5 67 (3.20%) Games
6 60 (2.86%) Legal
7 59 (2.82%) Investment Banking
8 52 (2.48%) Telecoms
9 41 (1.96%) Retail Banking
10 36 (1.72%) Advertising
11 34 (1.62%) Military
12 28 (1.34%) Front Office
13 27 (1.29%) Electronics
14 24 (1.15%) Manufacturing
15 19 (0.91%) Back Office
15 19 (0.91%) Financial Institution
16 16 (0.76%) Billing
16 16 (0.76%) Online Betting
17 14 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 877 (41.86%) Developer
2 334 (15.94%) Java Developer
3 282 (13.46%) DBA
4 253 (12.08%) Architect
5 190 (9.07%) Senior Developer
6 149 (7.11%) Oracle DBA
7 145 (6.92%) C# Developer
8 140 (6.68%) Analyst
9 138 (6.59%) .NET Developer
10 135 (6.44%) Consultant
11 133 (6.35%) Administrator
12 128 (6.11%) SQL Developer
13 121 (5.78%) Senior Java Developer
14 108 (5.16%) C# .NET Developer
15 107 (5.11%) Oracle Developer
16 103 (4.92%) SQL DBA
17 93 (4.44%) Software Engineer
18 81 (3.87%) Data Architect
19 75 (3.58%) Applications Support
20 70 (3.34%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (20.67%) HTML
2 378 (18.04%) .NET
3 352 (16.80%) Web Services
4 349 (16.66%) CSS
5 288 (13.75%) XML
6 275 (13.13%) Spring
7 207 (9.88%) Java EE
8 194 (9.26%) AngularJS
9 191 (9.12%) Hibernate
10 184 (8.78%) HTML5
11 178 (8.50%) Middleware
12 177 (8.45%) RESTful
13 174 (8.31%) ASP.NET
14 165 (7.88%) jQuery
15 151 (7.21%) REST
16 149 (7.11%) Node.js
17 131 (6.25%) SOAP
18 127 (6.06%) JMS
19 126 (6.01%) J2EE
19 126 (6.01%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 231 (11.03%) Computer Science
2 230 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
3 149 (7.11%) Enterprise Software
4 116 (5.54%) Visualisation
5 106 (5.06%) Replication
6 98 (4.68%) Data Structures
7 73 (3.48%) Algorithms
7 73 (3.48%) Management Information System
8 68 (3.25%) Data Integration
9 58 (2.77%) User Experience
10 56 (2.67%) Clustering
10 56 (2.67%) N-Tier
11 52 (2.48%) Mathematics
12 51 (2.43%) Mobile App
13 49 (2.34%) PKI
14 34 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 32 (1.53%) Credit Risk
15 32 (1.53%) Online Games
16 31 (1.48%) Statistics
17 28 (1.34%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 539 (25.73%) Linux
2 357 (17.04%) Unix
3 306 (14.61%) Windows
4 56 (2.67%) Windows Server
5 54 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 47 (2.24%) Android
7 41 (1.96%) Apple iOS
8 33 (1.58%) AIX
9 31 (1.48%) Mac OS X
10 24 (1.15%) Solaris
11 22 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (0.86%) Windows 7
13 13 (0.62%) CentOS
14 10 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (0.38%) VMS
16 7 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
17 6 (0.29%) HPUX
17 6 (0.29%) Ubuntu
18 4 (0.19%) Windows 10
19 3 (0.14%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 759 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (14.99%) Scrum
3 284 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
4 281 (13.41%) ETL
5 267 (12.74%) SDLC
6 265 (12.65%) Analytics
7 262 (12.51%) TDD
8 252 (12.03%) OO
9 250 (11.93%) Software Engineering
10 243 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
11 197 (9.40%) DevOps
12 196 (9.36%) SOA
13 178 (8.50%) Performance Tuning
14 167 (7.97%) MVC
15 160 (7.64%) High Availability
16 142 (6.78%) Mentoring
17 141 (6.73%) Open Source
18 129 (6.16%) E-Commerce
19 124 (5.92%) Data Modelling
20 120 (5.73%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1090 (52.03%) SQL
2 844 (40.29%) Java
3 493 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 442 (21.10%) C#
5 305 (14.56%) Python
6 268 (12.79%) PL/SQL
7 185 (8.83%) T-SQL
8 166 (7.92%) Perl
9 155 (7.40%) C
10 121 (5.78%) Shell Script
11 119 (5.68%) PHP
12 118 (5.63%) Scala
13 114 (5.44%) C++
14 108 (5.16%) Ruby
15 85 (4.06%) Bash Shell
16 73 (3.48%) PowerShell
17 45 (2.15%) R
18 38 (1.81%) VB
19 30 (1.43%) VB.NET
20 24 (1.15%) Go
Qualifications
1 427 (20.38%) Degree
2 95 (4.53%) Security Cleared
3 65 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 51 (2.43%) SC Cleared
5 50 (2.39%) Oracle Certification
6 48 (2.29%) OCP
7 32 (1.53%) DV Cleared
8 30 (1.43%) PhD
9 16 (0.76%) MCITP
10 14 (0.67%) ISEB
10 14 (0.67%) MCSD
11 13 (0.62%) ISTQB
12 11 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 8 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (0.29%) MCP
15 5 (0.24%) MCSA
15 5 (0.24%) OCA
16 4 (0.19%) Sun Certification
17 3 (0.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (3.53%) QA
2 43 (2.05%) Data Quality
3 37 (1.77%) PCI DSS
4 31 (1.48%) SLA
5 22 (1.05%) WAI
6 13 (0.62%) SDET
7 12 (0.57%) MiFID
8 6 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.095%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.095%) AIFMD
10 2 (0.095%) HL7
10 2 (0.095%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.048%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.048%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.048%) ISO13485
11 1 (0.048%) ISO15022
11 1 (0.048%) MISRA
11 1 (0.048%) MISRA C
11 1 (0.048%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 144 (6.87%) Oracle RAC
2 78 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (3.10%) Hyper-V
4 52 (2.48%) Docker
5 25 (1.19%) HDFS
6 21 (1.00%) Apache Flume
7 18 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
8 16 (0.76%) Active Directory
9 6 (0.29%) Oracle Clusterware
10 3 (0.14%) Cronacle
10 3 (0.14%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.14%) XenServer
11 2 (0.095%) vSphere
11 2 (0.095%) Xen
11 2 (0.095%) XenApp
12 1 (0.048%) GPFS
12 1 (0.048%) iptables
12 1 (0.048%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 117 (5.58%) Data Guard
2 111 (5.30%) Oracle RMAN
3 96 (4.58%) Puppet
4 69 (3.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 53 (2.53%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 30 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
7 28 (1.34%) OpenAM
8 20 (0.95%) Ansible
8 20 (0.95%) Tivoli
8 20 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 13 (0.62%) Control-M
9 13 (0.62%) Grafana
9 13 (0.62%) StatsD
10 12 (0.57%) Nagios
10 12 (0.57%) Oozie
11 7 (0.33%) NetBackup
12 6 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
12 6 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (0.24%) ZABBIX
14 4 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 966 (46.11%) Oracle
2 363 (17.33%) Microsoft
3 119 (5.68%) Sybase
4 103 (4.92%) VMware
5 76 (3.63%) IBM
5 76 (3.63%) Informatica
6 59 (2.82%) Tableau
7 57 (2.72%) Red Hat
8 53 (2.53%) Talend
9 45 (2.15%) Sun
10 44 (2.10%) Teradata
11 35 (1.67%) Vertica
12 34 (1.62%) Google
12 34 (1.62%) SAP
13 28 (1.34%) Adobe
14 25 (1.19%) Cognos
14 25 (1.19%) TIBCO
15 23 (1.10%) ParAccel
16 22 (1.05%) MuleSoft
17 21 (1.00%) Netezza
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £46,000 to £58,000 per annum 15% Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Seas
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Health
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 10 hours ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum 20% Bonus, Healthcare, Contributory
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £49500 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £58000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Neg - full corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + +Bonus + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago