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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 248 242 208
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -34
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1333 1382 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.32% 1.30% 1.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.15% 4.19% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1100 1147
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
32087 32955 34414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.68% 30.96% 32.70%
Number of salaries quoted 27204 28254 29062
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 12 February 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 12 February 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 +4 1205 £50,000 - 159
London -47 522 £56,000 +1.81% 79
South East +83 291 £50,000 +5.26% 28
South West +43 137 £40,000 - 13
Scotland +6 99 £42,500 - 16
Berkshire +22 98 £52,500 -8.69% 10
City of London +21 93 £52,500 -4.54% 17
Yorkshire +17 73 £42,750 +14.00% 9
East of England -23 68 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Bristol +33 58 £42,500 +24.08% 7
Glasgow -16 54 £32,500 -18.75% 8
West Yorkshire -1 50 £45,000 +12.50% 4
West Midlands -63 50 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Hampshire +33 49 £50,000 +11.11% 8
North West +2 49 £45,000 +20.00% 13
Surrey +11 46 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Edinburgh +21 42 £42,500 +4.29% 8
Essex +16 38 £62,500 +135.84%
Leeds +3 34 £44,000 +10.00% 4
West Sussex +18 27 £42,500 -29.16%
Buckinghamshire +9 23 £40,250 +1.89% 4
Reading +8 22 £50,000 -13.79% 5
Kent +16 20 £50,000 +96.07%
Warwickshire -14 20 £50,000 +41.84%
Tunbridge Wells - 19 £50,000 -
Colchester -1 18 £62,500 +56.25%
Birmingham -29 18 £47,500 +26.66%
Warwick -14 17 £50,000 +72.41%
Wiltshire +14 16 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Devon +10 16 £37,500 +7.14% 3

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 2765 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1499 (54.21%) SQL
3 1348 (48.75%) Oracle
4 1111 (40.18%) SQL Server
5 1053 (38.08%) Java
6 931 (33.67%) Agile Software Development
7 745 (26.94%) Finance
8 694 (25.10%) JavaScript
9 677 (24.48%) Oracle Database
10 622 (22.50%) Linux
11 596 (21.56%) HTML
12 588 (21.27%) Microsoft
13 576 (20.83%) XML
14 561 (20.29%) Degree
15 530 (19.17%) .NET
16 520 (18.81%) Unix
17 508 (18.37%) CSS
18 502 (18.16%) C#
19 450 (16.27%) Data Warehouse
20 440 (15.91%) Windows
21 437 (15.80%) Web Services
22 415 (15.01%) Spring
23 413 (14.94%) OO
24 411 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
25 394 (14.25%) Oracle Database 11g
26 392 (14.18%) TDD
27 380 (13.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 364 (13.16%) MySQL
29 355 (12.84%) PL/SQL
30 346 (12.51%) Computer Science

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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
1 272 (9.84%) WebLogic
2 250 (9.04%) Tomcat
3 205 (7.41%) Apache
4 158 (5.71%) JBoss
5 144 (5.21%) WebSphere
6 123 (4.45%) Node.js
7 70 (2.53%) SharePoint
8 63 (2.28%) Apache Spark
9 59 (2.13%) IIS
10 42 (1.52%) CMS
11 41 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
11 41 (1.48%) Oracle Service Bus
12 34 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
13 33 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
14 32 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
15 29 (1.05%) Apache Pig
16 27 (0.98%) Confluence
17 26 (0.94%) SAS
18 20 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 19 (0.69%) Mule
Applications
1 211 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 47 (1.70%) MS Office
3 19 (0.69%) SPSS
4 9 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.25%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.18%) MS Project
7 2 (0.072%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 126 (4.56%) Oracle EBS
2 110 (3.98%) Oracle Applications
3 70 (2.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 52 (1.88%) Oracle 11i
5 42 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
6 18 (0.65%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
7 17 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
8 12 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 11 (0.40%) ION MarketView
9 11 (0.40%) Markit EDM
9 11 (0.40%) MultiFonds
9 11 (0.40%) thinkFolio
10 10 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 8 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
11 8 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
12 7 (0.25%) SAP ERP
13 4 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
13 4 (0.14%) Summit
14 3 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
14 3 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 130 (4.70%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (2.39%) SaaS
4 15 (0.54%) IBM PureFlex
4 15 (0.54%) PaaS
5 14 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (0.47%) IaaS
7 12 (0.43%) Office 365
8 10 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
9 7 (0.25%) GitHub
10 6 (0.22%) Google App Engine
10 6 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
11 5 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.072%) Force.com
12 2 (0.072%) Heroku
13 1 (0.036%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 110 (3.98%) Internet
2 73 (2.64%) TCP/IP
3 52 (1.88%) SAN
4 41 (1.48%) HTTP
5 34 (1.23%) LAN
5 34 (1.23%) WAN
6 27 (0.98%) DNS
7 26 (0.94%) Firewall
8 22 (0.80%) Multicast
9 19 (0.69%) LDAP
10 14 (0.51%) SSL
11 12 (0.43%) FTP
12 10 (0.36%) NAS
13 8 (0.29%) SMTP
14 5 (0.18%) Intranet
15 4 (0.14%) DHCP
15 4 (0.14%) IPv6
15 4 (0.14%) Remote Desktop
15 4 (0.14%) Wireshark
16 3 (0.11%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2765 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1111 (40.18%) SQL Server
3 677 (24.48%) Oracle Database
4 450 (16.27%) Data Warehouse
5 394 (14.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 380 (13.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 364 (13.16%) MySQL
8 329 (11.90%) NoSQL
9 318 (11.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 294 (10.63%) Oracle Database 12c
11 280 (10.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 224 (8.10%) SQL Server 2008
13 168 (6.08%) Oracle Database 10g
14 150 (5.42%) Big Data
15 138 (4.99%) PostgreSQL
16 115 (4.16%) MongoDB
17 108 (3.91%) Hadoop
18 104 (3.76%) Oracle Exadata
19 99 (3.58%) DB2
20 90 (3.25%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 268 (9.69%) Maven
2 225 (8.14%) Git (software)
3 221 (7.99%) Subversion
4 194 (7.02%) JUnit
5 187 (6.76%) Jenkins
6 186 (6.73%) Eclipse
7 145 (5.24%) Ant
8 91 (3.29%) Visual Studio
9 75 (2.71%) Hudson
10 74 (2.68%) JIRA
11 54 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
12 50 (1.81%) IntelliJ
13 45 (1.63%) Mockito
14 41 (1.48%) Cucumber
15 39 (1.41%) Selenium
16 35 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
17 31 (1.12%) Toad
18 30 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
19 26 (0.94%) FitNesse
20 23 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
General
1 745 (26.94%) Finance
2 212 (7.67%) Banking
3 97 (3.51%) Marketing
4 83 (3.00%) Legal
5 79 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 74 (2.68%) Financial Institution
7 70 (2.53%) Retail
8 56 (2.03%) Front Office
9 46 (1.66%) Games
10 43 (1.56%) Investment Banking
11 39 (1.41%) Back Office
12 30 (1.08%) Manufacturing
13 29 (1.05%) Automotive
14 28 (1.01%) Advertising
15 24 (0.87%) Publishing
16 22 (0.80%) Private Banking
17 20 (0.72%) Law
18 15 (0.54%) Electronics
19 13 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
20 11 (0.40%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1342 (48.54%) Developer
2 475 (17.18%) Java Developer
3 459 (16.60%) DBA
4 339 (12.26%) Senior Developer
5 332 (12.01%) Oracle DBA
6 246 (8.90%) SQL Developer
7 244 (8.82%) Administrator
8 204 (7.38%) C# Developer
9 196 (7.09%) Architect
10 194 (7.02%) Analyst
11 189 (6.84%) .NET Developer
12 171 (6.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 159 (5.75%) Senior Java Developer
14 145 (5.24%) C# .NET Developer
15 131 (4.74%) SQL DBA
16 127 (4.59%) Software Engineer
17 119 (4.30%) SQL Server Developer
18 118 (4.27%) Consultant
19 115 (4.16%) Software Developer
20 98 (3.54%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 596 (21.56%) HTML
2 576 (20.83%) XML
3 530 (19.17%) .NET
4 508 (18.37%) CSS
5 437 (15.80%) Web Services
6 415 (15.01%) Spring
7 285 (10.31%) Hibernate
8 264 (9.55%) J2EE
9 244 (8.82%) jQuery
10 232 (8.39%) Java EE
11 219 (7.92%) ASP.NET
11 219 (7.92%) Middleware
12 204 (7.38%) SOAP
13 176 (6.37%) AngularJS
14 160 (5.79%) HTML5
15 146 (5.28%) REST
16 136 (4.92%) JSON
17 135 (4.88%) RESTful
18 133 (4.81%) JMS
19 129 (4.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 346 (12.51%) Computer Science
2 317 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
3 120 (4.34%) Data Structures
4 94 (3.40%) Hedge funds
5 79 (2.86%) Data Integration
6 78 (2.82%) Algorithms
7 77 (2.78%) Replication
8 70 (2.53%) Data Centre
9 69 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
10 68 (2.46%) N-Tier
11 60 (2.17%) Visualisation
12 59 (2.13%) User Experience
13 58 (2.10%) Derivative
14 57 (2.06%) Mathematics
15 55 (1.99%) Clustering
16 53 (1.92%) Client/Server
16 53 (1.92%) Management Information System
17 40 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
18 36 (1.30%) Fintech
19 30 (1.08%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 622 (22.50%) Linux
2 520 (18.81%) Unix
3 440 (15.91%) Windows
4 89 (3.22%) Windows Server
5 81 (2.93%) Solaris
6 63 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 48 (1.74%) AIX
8 33 (1.19%) Android
9 32 (1.16%) HPUX
10 29 (1.05%) Apple iOS
11 20 (0.72%) Debian
12 19 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (0.58%) Mac OS
14 15 (0.54%) OS/400
14 15 (0.54%) SUSE
14 15 (0.54%) Windows 8
14 15 (0.54%) zOS
15 14 (0.51%) Windows 7
16 13 (0.47%) CentOS
17 9 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 931 (33.67%) Agile Software Development
2 413 (14.94%) OO
3 411 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
4 392 (14.18%) TDD
5 340 (12.30%) Software Engineering
6 291 (10.52%) Performance Tuning
7 277 (10.02%) Scrum
8 271 (9.80%) ETL
9 240 (8.68%) SDLC
10 235 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
11 229 (8.28%) MVC
12 214 (7.74%) SOA
13 189 (6.84%) Data Modelling
14 185 (6.69%) Waterfall
15 182 (6.58%) Mentoring
16 172 (6.22%) Project Management
17 163 (5.90%) E-Commerce
17 163 (5.90%) Open Source
18 145 (5.24%) High Availability
19 143 (5.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1499 (54.21%) SQL
2 1053 (38.08%) Java
3 694 (25.10%) JavaScript
4 502 (18.16%) C#
5 355 (12.84%) PL/SQL
6 270 (9.76%) Python
7 256 (9.26%) T-SQL
8 233 (8.43%) C++
9 219 (7.92%) Shell Script
10 214 (7.74%) Perl
11 126 (4.56%) C
12 124 (4.48%) PHP
13 84 (3.04%) Scala
14 83 (3.00%) Bash Shell
15 82 (2.97%) Groovy
15 82 (2.97%) Ruby
16 57 (2.06%) PowerShell
17 52 (1.88%) VB
18 37 (1.34%) VB.NET
19 22 (0.80%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 561 (20.29%) Degree
2 162 (5.86%) Oracle Certification
3 144 (5.21%) OCP
4 97 (3.51%) Security Cleared
5 69 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 61 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 33 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
8 26 (0.94%) MCSD
9 18 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (0.58%) DV Cleared
10 16 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 15 (0.54%) MCP
11 15 (0.54%) MCPD
12 11 (0.40%) MCTS
12 11 (0.40%) SAS Certification
13 9 (0.33%) MBA
14 7 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (0.25%) MCITP
14 7 (0.25%) OCA
15 6 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (4.16%) QA
2 103 (3.73%) Data Quality
3 30 (1.08%) SLA
4 15 (0.54%) MISRA
5 14 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.33%) ISO15022
6 9 (0.33%) ISO20022
7 7 (0.25%) HL7
8 5 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.072%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.072%) EMIR
9 2 (0.072%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.036%) MiFID
10 1 (0.036%) WAI
System Software
1 285 (10.31%) Oracle RAC
2 62 (2.24%) Docker
3 61 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (1.23%) HDFS
5 30 (1.08%) Hyper-V
6 25 (0.90%) Active Directory
7 19 (0.69%) Firmware
8 15 (0.54%) KVM
9 6 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (0.18%) Terminal Server
10 5 (0.18%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.18%) vSphere
11 4 (0.14%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (0.11%) GPFS
13 2 (0.072%) Slurm Workload Manager
13 2 (0.072%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 277 (10.02%) Oracle RMAN
2 200 (7.23%) Data Guard
3 129 (4.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 39 (1.41%) Puppet
5 20 (0.72%) Nagios
6 19 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (0.65%) Tivoli
8 13 (0.47%) NetBackup
9 10 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (0.33%) Ansible
10 9 (0.33%) Kubernetes
11 6 (0.22%) Mesos
11 6 (0.22%) OpenView
12 5 (0.18%) Cacti
12 5 (0.18%) Oozie
12 5 (0.18%) OpenAM
12 5 (0.18%) Oracle Flashback
12 5 (0.18%) SCCM
13 4 (0.14%) Graphite
13 4 (0.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1348 (48.75%) Oracle
2 588 (21.27%) Microsoft
3 178 (6.44%) Sybase
4 143 (5.17%) IBM
5 118 (4.27%) Informatica
6 90 (3.25%) VMware
7 57 (2.06%) Tableau
8 52 (1.88%) HP
9 51 (1.84%) Red Hat
10 47 (1.70%) Sun
11 43 (1.56%) SAP
11 43 (1.56%) Trillium
12 42 (1.52%) Google
13 35 (1.27%) Talend
13 35 (1.27%) TIBCO
14 34 (1.23%) hybris
15 33 (1.19%) Cognos
16 28 (1.01%) Cisco
16 28 (1.01%) NetApp
17 27 (0.98%) Hyperion
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens + flexi-time
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Durham Professional Services Ltd
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 20 hours ago
Surrey
Staffworx Limited
Salary: full Benefits, training
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Sera Neon LTD
Salary: Pension+Life Insurance+Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday