The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 265 265 203
Rank change year-on-year
0 -62
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1281 1371 1815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.24% 1.23% 1.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.06% 3.88% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 1086 1378
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average 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
31556 35367 38866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.53% 31.85% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26964 29868 32999
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RDBMS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -3 1143 £52,500 +5.00% 143
London -22 545 £57,500 +2.22% 61
South East -8 200 £50,000 +5.26% 30
South West +62 128 £42,500 -3.40% 13
Berkshire +22 87 £57,500 +7.47% 9
Scotland -24 86 £43,750 -2.77% 10
West Midlands -31 76 £42,655 +6.63% 5
Glasgow -12 65 £43,125 -4.16% 6
East of England +12 64 £50,000 +15.60% 8
North West +6 49 £45,000 +20.00% 11
City of London -29 48 £53,750 -10.41% 9
Yorkshire +6 47 £40,000 +3.22% 4
Warwickshire +20 42 £41,500 -7.77%
Hampshire +11 42 £50,000 +19.76% 8
Reading +53 41 £57,500 +8.49% 6
Surrey -37 38 £52,500 +13.51% 5
Essex +26 37 £60,000 +67.83% 1
West Yorkshire +3 36 £39,500 -1.25% 2
Bristol +15 35 £40,000 -7.51% 3
Warwick +12 35 £45,000 +55.17%
Wiltshire +23 32 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Devon +21 27 £40,000 -9.09% 3
Leeds +5 25 £39,000 -2.50% 1
East Midlands -3 23 £44,000 -20.00% 7
South Wales +19 20 £40,000 -5.32% 3
Wales +17 20 £40,000 -4.76% 3
Exeter +7 19 £38,000 -13.63% 2
Edinburgh +6 19 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Cheshire +42 18 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Colchester +14 18 £53,750 +30.30%

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS.

1 2620 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1469 (56.07%) SQL
3 1212 (46.26%) Oracle
4 1059 (40.42%) SQL Server
5 1003 (38.28%) Java
6 957 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
7 683 (26.07%) JavaScript
8 670 (25.57%) Finance
9 654 (24.96%) HTML
10 632 (24.12%) Linux
11 588 (22.44%) .NET
12 552 (21.07%) Degree
13 551 (21.03%) Web Services
14 547 (20.88%) CSS
15 537 (20.50%) XML
16 527 (20.11%) Oracle Database
17 496 (18.93%) Microsoft
18 494 (18.85%) C#
19 459 (17.52%) Windows
20 418 (15.95%) Unix
21 404 (15.42%) OO
22 403 (15.38%) TDD
23 396 (15.11%) Spring
24 376 (14.35%) MySQL
25 357 (13.63%) Data Warehouse
26 345 (13.17%) Software Engineering
27 344 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
28 334 (12.75%) PL/SQL
28 334 (12.75%) Scrum
29 318 (12.14%) Computer Science

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 240 (9.16%) Tomcat
2 235 (8.97%) WebLogic
3 202 (7.71%) WebSphere
4 191 (7.29%) JBoss
5 158 (6.03%) Apache
6 134 (5.11%) Node.js
7 79 (3.02%) BizTalk Server
8 66 (2.52%) Apache Spark
9 62 (2.37%) WebSphere Application Server
10 50 (1.91%) IIS
11 46 (1.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 46 (1.76%) SharePoint
12 35 (1.34%) CMS
13 33 (1.26%) Confluence
14 32 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
15 24 (0.92%) OpenStack
15 24 (0.92%) Oracle Coherence
16 22 (0.84%) SAS
17 21 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
18 17 (0.65%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 226 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 44 (1.68%) MS Office
3 8 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.15%) SPSS
6 3 (0.11%) MS Project
6 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 116 (4.43%) Oracle EBS
2 96 (3.66%) Oracle Applications
3 62 (2.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 52 (1.98%) Oracle 11i
5 42 (1.60%) Oracle BPM
6 19 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 13 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 12 (0.46%) Markit EDM
8 12 (0.46%) MultiFonds
8 12 (0.46%) thinkFolio
9 10 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
9 10 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
10 9 (0.34%) ION MarketView
11 7 (0.27%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
11 7 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
12 6 (0.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
13 5 (0.19%) Infor CRM
14 4 (0.15%) Summit
15 3 (0.11%) Magento
16 2 (0.076%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 202 (7.71%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (4.08%) SaaS
3 96 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (0.46%) PaaS
6 11 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (0.34%) IaaS
8 8 (0.31%) GitHub
9 7 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
10 6 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (0.23%) Google App Engine
10 6 (0.23%) Google Compute Engine
11 5 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.19%) Amazon Glacier
11 5 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.19%) CloudFront
11 5 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 128 (4.89%) TCP/IP
2 99 (3.78%) HTTP
3 87 (3.32%) Internet
4 58 (2.21%) SAN
5 57 (2.18%) Firewall
6 46 (1.76%) LDAP
7 45 (1.72%) NAS
8 31 (1.18%) SSL
9 29 (1.11%) LAN
9 29 (1.11%) WAN
10 21 (0.80%) Multicast
11 7 (0.27%) DNS
12 5 (0.19%) VPN
13 4 (0.15%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.15%) IPv6
13 4 (0.15%) SMTP
13 4 (0.15%) Wireshark
14 3 (0.11%) Intrusion Detection
14 3 (0.11%) SSH
14 3 (0.11%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2620 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1059 (40.42%) SQL Server
3 527 (20.11%) Oracle Database
4 376 (14.35%) MySQL
5 357 (13.63%) Data Warehouse
6 299 (11.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 282 (10.76%) NoSQL
8 278 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 253 (9.66%) Oracle Database 12c
9 253 (9.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 230 (8.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 181 (6.91%) SQL Server 2008
12 165 (6.30%) PostgreSQL
13 147 (5.61%) Big Data
14 135 (5.15%) Oracle Database 10g
15 126 (4.81%) Hadoop
16 95 (3.63%) MongoDB
17 73 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
18 67 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
18 67 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 273 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 230 (8.78%) Maven
3 207 (7.90%) Jenkins
4 176 (6.72%) JUnit
5 172 (6.56%) Subversion
6 165 (6.30%) Eclipse
7 117 (4.47%) Ant
8 75 (2.86%) JIRA
9 70 (2.67%) Visual Studio
10 59 (2.25%) Hudson
11 58 (2.21%) Cucumber
12 53 (2.02%) Mockito
13 41 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
14 40 (1.53%) Selenium
15 30 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
16 29 (1.11%) IntelliJ
17 28 (1.07%) Talend Open Studio
18 26 (0.99%) Toad
19 24 (0.92%) Gradle
20 21 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
General
1 670 (25.57%) Finance
2 207 (7.90%) Banking
3 108 (4.12%) Retail
4 101 (3.85%) Marketing
5 95 (3.63%) Telecoms
6 76 (2.90%) Legal
7 68 (2.60%) Games
8 64 (2.44%) Financial Institution
9 48 (1.83%) Advertising
10 43 (1.64%) Manufacturing
11 39 (1.49%) Investment Banking
12 35 (1.34%) Front Office
13 33 (1.26%) Online Betting
14 31 (1.18%) Back Office
14 31 (1.18%) Private Banking
15 23 (0.88%) Electronics
16 19 (0.73%) Law
16 19 (0.73%) Publishing
17 17 (0.65%) Automotive
18 15 (0.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1288 (49.16%) Developer
2 477 (18.21%) Java Developer
3 402 (15.34%) DBA
4 310 (11.83%) Senior Developer
5 290 (11.07%) Oracle DBA
6 228 (8.70%) Administrator
7 221 (8.44%) SQL Developer
8 208 (7.94%) .NET Developer
9 200 (7.63%) Analyst
9 200 (7.63%) C# Developer
10 156 (5.95%) Architect
11 155 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
12 148 (5.65%) Senior Java Developer
13 136 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 132 (5.04%) Software Developer
15 120 (4.58%) SQL DBA
16 112 (4.27%) Consultant
17 106 (4.05%) Software Engineer
18 102 (3.89%) Lead Developer
19 98 (3.74%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 654 (24.96%) HTML
2 588 (22.44%) .NET
3 551 (21.03%) Web Services
4 547 (20.88%) CSS
5 537 (20.50%) XML
6 396 (15.11%) Spring
7 258 (9.85%) Hibernate
8 252 (9.62%) ASP.NET
9 244 (9.31%) J2EE
10 243 (9.27%) jQuery
11 206 (7.86%) Java EE
12 180 (6.87%) AngularJS
13 165 (6.30%) HTML5
14 162 (6.18%) SOAP
15 159 (6.07%) Ajax
16 158 (6.03%) REST
17 157 (5.99%) JSON
17 157 (5.99%) Middleware
18 129 (4.92%) JMS
19 128 (4.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 318 (12.14%) Computer Science
2 295 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
3 85 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
4 71 (2.71%) Data Integration
5 68 (2.60%) Hedge funds
6 67 (2.56%) Replication
6 67 (2.56%) User Experience
7 64 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 63 (2.40%) Data Structures
9 55 (2.10%) Client/Server
10 53 (2.02%) Mobile App
11 50 (1.91%) N-Tier
12 49 (1.87%) Data Centre
12 49 (1.87%) Mathematics
13 45 (1.72%) Visualisation
14 44 (1.68%) Algorithms
15 41 (1.56%) Clustering
16 38 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
17 35 (1.34%) Fintech
17 35 (1.34%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 632 (24.12%) Linux
2 459 (17.52%) Windows
3 418 (15.95%) Unix
4 82 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 82 (3.13%) Windows Server
5 41 (1.56%) Solaris
6 30 (1.15%) AIX
7 28 (1.07%) Android
8 23 (0.88%) Apple iOS
9 19 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (0.50%) Mac OS
10 13 (0.50%) Windows 7
11 11 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (0.38%) Debian
12 10 (0.38%) HPUX
12 10 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 10 (0.38%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.19%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 957 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 404 (15.42%) OO
3 403 (15.38%) TDD
4 345 (13.17%) Software Engineering
5 344 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
6 334 (12.75%) Scrum
7 274 (10.46%) Performance Tuning
8 248 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
9 247 (9.43%) ETL
10 241 (9.20%) SOA
11 228 (8.70%) SDLC
12 203 (7.75%) Mentoring
13 200 (7.63%) MVC
14 185 (7.06%) E-Commerce
15 184 (7.02%) High Availability
16 176 (6.72%) Project Management
17 166 (6.34%) Data Modelling
18 160 (6.11%) Waterfall
19 159 (6.07%) UML
20 151 (5.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1469 (56.07%) SQL
2 1003 (38.28%) Java
3 683 (26.07%) JavaScript
4 494 (18.85%) C#
5 334 (12.75%) PL/SQL
6 252 (9.62%) T-SQL
7 247 (9.43%) Python
8 215 (8.21%) Perl
9 208 (7.94%) C++
10 185 (7.06%) Shell Script
11 106 (4.05%) PHP
12 99 (3.78%) C
13 96 (3.66%) Ruby
14 91 (3.47%) Scala
15 89 (3.40%) PowerShell
16 71 (2.71%) Groovy
17 59 (2.25%) Bash Shell
18 50 (1.91%) VB
19 43 (1.64%) VB.NET
20 28 (1.07%) VBA
Qualifications
1 552 (21.07%) Degree
2 147 (5.61%) Oracle Certification
3 132 (5.04%) OCP
4 79 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 75 (2.86%) Security Cleared
6 49 (1.87%) SC Cleared
7 40 (1.53%) MCSD
8 20 (0.76%) MCTS
9 19 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
10 18 (0.69%) MCPD
11 17 (0.65%) MCP
12 16 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 16 (0.61%) MBA
13 12 (0.46%) PMI Certification
13 12 (0.46%) PMP
14 10 (0.38%) DV Cleared
15 8 (0.31%) MCITP
16 6 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (0.19%) ISEB
18 4 (0.15%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (5.88%) QA
2 65 (2.48%) Data Quality
3 34 (1.30%) SLA
4 29 (1.11%) HL7
5 15 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.31%) MISRA
7 7 (0.27%) ISO15022
7 7 (0.27%) ISO20022
8 4 (0.15%) Basel II
9 3 (0.11%) WAI
10 2 (0.076%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.038%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.038%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.038%) MiFID
System Software
1 287 (10.95%) Oracle RAC
2 59 (2.25%) Docker
3 41 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (1.34%) HDFS
5 30 (1.15%) Active Directory
6 12 (0.46%) Firmware
7 9 (0.34%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.31%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (0.19%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.15%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (0.11%) NFS
12 3 (0.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 2 (0.076%) Cronacle
13 2 (0.076%) Slurm Workload Manager
14 1 (0.038%) Time Sharing Option
14 1 (0.038%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.038%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 233 (8.89%) Oracle RMAN
2 188 (7.18%) Data Guard
3 109 (4.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 76 (2.90%) Puppet
5 45 (1.72%) OpenAM
6 21 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.42%) Ansible
8 8 (0.31%) NetBackup
9 7 (0.27%) Nagios
10 6 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (0.23%) OpenView
10 6 (0.23%) ZABBIX
11 5 (0.19%) Kibana
11 5 (0.19%) Mesos
11 5 (0.19%) Oracle Flashback
12 4 (0.15%) Kubernetes
12 4 (0.15%) logstash
12 4 (0.15%) Oozie
12 4 (0.15%) SCCM
13 3 (0.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1212 (46.26%) Oracle
2 496 (18.93%) Microsoft
3 130 (4.96%) Sybase
4 111 (4.24%) IBM
5 92 (3.51%) VMware
6 89 (3.40%) Informatica
7 72 (2.75%) Sun
8 63 (2.40%) Red Hat
9 50 (1.91%) SAP
10 37 (1.41%) Tableau
11 32 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
12 29 (1.11%) Google
12 29 (1.11%) HP
13 28 (1.07%) Talend
14 27 (1.03%) Cognos
15 25 (0.95%) BEA
15 25 (0.95%) Trillium
16 22 (0.84%) Hitachi
16 22 (0.84%) hybris
17 21 (0.80%) Reuters
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wiltshire
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Antrim, County Antrim
Realtime Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Required IT Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Discover Financial Services
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Energon People
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
LV
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Honiton, Devon
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: Yesterday