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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 268 250 239
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1101 1424 1476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.23% 1.34% 1.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.09% 4.19% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 830 1129 1153
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%

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
26928 33987 34858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.98% 31.93% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 23062 28622 29771
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 8 December 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 8 December 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
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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 -27 983 £55,000 +10.00% 117
London +25 469 £62,500 +8.69% 60
South East -110 116 £55,000 +10.00% 10
East of England +25 108 £50,000 +8.10% 7
North West +7 89 £42,500 -5.55% 18
Scotland +3 81 £40,500 -4.70% 9
Manchester +28 69 £47,500 +11.76% 13
South West -35 66 £42,500 -10.52% 9
Yorkshire -2 59 £47,000 +4.44% 3
Glasgow +25 56 £45,000 +28.57% 4
West Midlands +8 55 £48,000 +1.05% 5
West Yorkshire +20 53 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Essex +23 46 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Leeds +7 38 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Hertfordshire +23 37 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Berkshire -25 33 £57,500 +15.00% 4
City of London -33 32 £61,250 +2.08% 4
Colchester +17 27 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Bristol -12 23 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Edinburgh -16 21 £40,000 -9.09% 5
Hampshire -28 20 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Surrey -17 19 £40,000 -20.00% 1
East Midlands +9 18 £57,500 +91.66% 3
Wales +6 18 £45,000 +23.28%
Gloucestershire -2 18 £41,000 -7.86% 2
Warwickshire +23 17 £30,750 -27.64%
West Sussex -13 17 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South Wales +8 16 £45,000 +23.28%
Telford - 14 £51,459 -
Shropshire - 14 £51,459 -

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 2212 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1150 (51.99%) SQL
3 1029 (46.52%) Oracle
4 885 (40.01%) Java
5 876 (39.60%) SQL Server
6 810 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
7 542 (24.50%) Linux
8 500 (22.60%) JavaScript
8 500 (22.60%) Finance
9 493 (22.29%) NoSQL
10 481 (21.75%) C#
11 454 (20.52%) HTML
12 432 (19.53%) .NET
13 431 (19.48%) Oracle Database
14 427 (19.30%) Degree
15 408 (18.44%) MySQL
16 402 (18.17%) Web Services
17 401 (18.13%) Microsoft
18 392 (17.72%) CSS
19 381 (17.22%) Unix
20 330 (14.92%) Windows
21 323 (14.60%) Data Warehouse
22 312 (14.10%) XML
23 307 (13.88%) Big Data
24 300 (13.56%) Python
25 296 (13.38%) Business Intelligence
26 295 (13.34%) TDD
27 290 (13.11%) ETL
27 290 (13.11%) Scrum
28 286 (12.93%) 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
1 223 (10.08%) WebSphere
2 218 (9.86%) WebLogic
3 186 (8.41%) JBoss
4 167 (7.55%) Tomcat
5 134 (6.06%) Apache
6 107 (4.84%) Apache Spark
7 93 (4.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 74 (3.35%) Apache Pig
9 70 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
10 58 (2.62%) WebSphere Application Server
11 56 (2.53%) SAS
12 53 (2.40%) GlassFish
13 48 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
14 46 (2.08%) CMS
15 44 (1.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 42 (1.90%) IIS
17 29 (1.31%) SharePoint
18 28 (1.27%) Jetty
19 16 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
20 13 (0.59%) nginx
Applications
1 174 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 36 (1.63%) SPSS
3 33 (1.49%) MS Office
4 12 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.32%) MS Project
6 6 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.27%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (0.18%) InDesign
8 3 (0.14%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.090%) Simulink
9 2 (0.090%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.090%) Stata
Business Applications
1 90 (4.07%) Oracle EBS
2 64 (2.89%) Oracle Applications
3 42 (1.90%) Oracle 11i
4 38 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.27%) Aareon QL
7 6 (0.27%) Academy Housing
7 6 (0.27%) MIS ActiveH
7 6 (0.27%) Northgate Housing
7 6 (0.27%) OPENHousing
7 6 (0.27%) Orchard Housing
8 5 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 5 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.18%) FastStats
10 3 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 3 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.090%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 255 (11.53%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (4.29%) SaaS
3 72 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 42 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (1.18%) GitHub
6 25 (1.13%) PaaS
7 21 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (0.81%) Amazon EMR
8 18 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
9 15 (0.68%) Amazon S3
10 13 (0.59%) IaaS
11 11 (0.50%) Google Analytics
12 8 (0.36%) Google App Engine
12 8 (0.36%) Google Compute Engine
12 8 (0.36%) Heroku
13 7 (0.32%) CloudFront
14 3 (0.14%) Office 365
15 2 (0.090%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.090%) Force.com
15 2 (0.090%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 87 (3.93%) HTTP
2 76 (3.44%) TCP/IP
3 68 (3.07%) Internet
4 58 (2.62%) Firewall
5 47 (2.12%) SAN
6 44 (1.99%) NAS
7 41 (1.85%) SSL
8 37 (1.67%) LDAP
9 12 (0.54%) Intranet
10 11 (0.50%) DNS
11 10 (0.45%) AMQP
12 8 (0.36%) Software-Defined Networking
13 7 (0.32%) SMTP
14 6 (0.27%) WebEx
15 5 (0.23%) Cisco IOS
16 3 (0.14%) FTP
16 3 (0.14%) PPP
16 3 (0.14%) SNMP
16 3 (0.14%) VoIP
17 2 (0.090%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2212 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 876 (39.60%) SQL Server
3 493 (22.29%) NoSQL
4 431 (19.48%) Oracle Database
5 408 (18.44%) MySQL
6 323 (14.60%) Data Warehouse
7 307 (13.88%) Big Data
8 281 (12.70%) MongoDB
9 260 (11.75%) Hadoop
10 223 (10.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 198 (8.95%) Oracle Database 11g
12 186 (8.41%) PostgreSQL
13 162 (7.32%) Oracle Database 12c
13 162 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
14 160 (7.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 134 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
16 118 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
17 115 (5.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 109 (4.93%) DB2
19 98 (4.43%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 181 (8.18%) Git (software)
2 154 (6.96%) Jenkins
2 154 (6.96%) Maven
3 118 (5.33%) JUnit
4 93 (4.20%) Subversion
5 88 (3.98%) Gradle
6 83 (3.75%) Ant
7 62 (2.80%) JIRA
8 47 (2.12%) Cucumber
8 47 (2.12%) Eclipse
8 47 (2.12%) Oracle Forms
9 44 (1.99%) Mockito
10 43 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 42 (1.90%) Talend Open Studio
12 40 (1.81%) Visual Studio
13 33 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 26 (1.18%) TeamCity
15 23 (1.04%) Hudson
15 23 (1.04%) Toad
16 21 (0.95%) Selenium
General
1 500 (22.60%) Finance
2 213 (9.63%) Banking
3 151 (6.83%) Retail
4 95 (4.29%) Marketing
5 64 (2.89%) Legal
6 63 (2.85%) Investment Banking
7 56 (2.53%) Games
8 52 (2.35%) Telecoms
9 37 (1.67%) Retail Banking
10 32 (1.45%) Advertising
11 31 (1.40%) Front Office
12 29 (1.31%) Financial Institution
13 27 (1.22%) Electronics
14 26 (1.18%) Military
15 21 (0.95%) Billing
16 20 (0.90%) Back Office
17 16 (0.72%) Manufacturing
18 10 (0.45%) Automotive
18 10 (0.45%) Multimedia
18 10 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 935 (42.27%) Developer
2 332 (15.01%) Java Developer
3 322 (14.56%) DBA
4 248 (11.21%) Architect
5 182 (8.23%) Senior Developer
6 172 (7.78%) Administrator
7 171 (7.73%) Oracle DBA
8 166 (7.50%) Analyst
9 161 (7.28%) .NET Developer
10 159 (7.19%) C# Developer
11 148 (6.69%) Consultant
12 137 (6.19%) SQL Developer
13 128 (5.79%) C# .NET Developer
14 120 (5.42%) SQL DBA
15 113 (5.11%) Oracle Developer
16 102 (4.61%) Senior Java Developer
17 94 (4.25%) Software Engineer
18 85 (3.84%) Applications Support
19 77 (3.48%) ASP.NET Developer
20 76 (3.44%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 454 (20.52%) HTML
2 432 (19.53%) .NET
3 402 (18.17%) Web Services
4 392 (17.72%) CSS
5 312 (14.10%) XML
6 261 (11.80%) Spring
7 213 (9.63%) Java EE
8 202 (9.13%) jQuery
9 195 (8.82%) AngularJS
10 192 (8.68%) Hibernate
11 191 (8.63%) ASP.NET
12 174 (7.87%) HTML5
12 174 (7.87%) Middleware
13 167 (7.55%) RESTful
14 144 (6.51%) REST
15 133 (6.01%) Node.js
16 124 (5.61%) SOAP
17 122 (5.52%) CSS3
17 122 (5.52%) JSON
18 119 (5.38%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 244 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
2 233 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 146 (6.60%) Enterprise Software
4 106 (4.79%) Visualisation
5 99 (4.48%) Data Structures
6 98 (4.43%) Replication
7 73 (3.30%) Clustering
8 71 (3.21%) Algorithms
9 69 (3.12%) Management Information System
10 66 (2.98%) User Experience
11 65 (2.94%) Mobile App
12 62 (2.80%) Mathematics
13 57 (2.58%) Data Integration
14 44 (1.99%) PKI
15 36 (1.63%) N-Tier
16 33 (1.49%) Fintech
17 31 (1.40%) Credit Risk
18 30 (1.36%) Online Games
19 27 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 26 (1.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 542 (24.50%) Linux
2 381 (17.22%) Unix
3 330 (14.92%) Windows
4 62 (2.80%) AIX
5 60 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 58 (2.62%) Windows Server
7 56 (2.53%) Android
8 48 (2.17%) Solaris
9 43 (1.94%) Apple iOS
10 19 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (0.81%) Mac OS X
12 15 (0.68%) Windows 7
13 13 (0.59%) HPUX
13 13 (0.59%) Ubuntu
14 11 (0.50%) CentOS
15 10 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (0.36%) VMS
16 8 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
17 4 (0.18%) Windows 10
18 3 (0.14%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 810 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 296 (13.38%) Business Intelligence
3 295 (13.34%) TDD
4 290 (13.11%) ETL
4 290 (13.11%) Scrum
5 258 (11.66%) Analytics
6 256 (11.57%) Software Engineering
7 254 (11.48%) OO
8 247 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
9 245 (11.08%) SDLC
10 194 (8.77%) DevOps
11 188 (8.50%) Performance Tuning
11 188 (8.50%) SOA
12 186 (8.41%) MVC
13 145 (6.56%) Open Source
14 142 (6.42%) Mentoring
15 140 (6.33%) High Availability
16 128 (5.79%) Web Development
17 114 (5.15%) Data Analytics
18 110 (4.97%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1150 (51.99%) SQL
2 885 (40.01%) Java
3 500 (22.60%) JavaScript
4 481 (21.75%) C#
5 300 (13.56%) Python
6 286 (12.93%) PL/SQL
7 192 (8.68%) T-SQL
8 175 (7.91%) Perl
9 149 (6.74%) C
10 132 (5.97%) C++
11 124 (5.61%) PHP
12 118 (5.33%) Ruby
13 109 (4.93%) Shell Script
14 108 (4.88%) Scala
15 105 (4.75%) Bash Shell
16 76 (3.44%) PowerShell
17 49 (2.22%) R
18 42 (1.90%) VB
19 36 (1.63%) VB.NET
20 32 (1.45%) Go
Qualifications
1 427 (19.30%) Degree
2 92 (4.16%) Security Cleared
3 76 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 61 (2.76%) SC Cleared
5 58 (2.62%) Oracle Certification
6 53 (2.40%) OCP
7 33 (1.49%) PhD
8 24 (1.08%) DV Cleared
9 19 (0.86%) MCSD
10 16 (0.72%) MCITP
11 14 (0.63%) ISTQB
12 13 (0.59%) ISEB
13 12 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 6 (0.27%) MCP
15 6 (0.27%) MCPD
15 6 (0.27%) MCSA
15 6 (0.27%) MCTS
16 5 (0.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (3.57%) QA
2 37 (1.67%) Data Quality
3 29 (1.31%) SLA
4 25 (1.13%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.81%) WAI
6 12 (0.54%) MiFID
7 7 (0.32%) SDET
8 6 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.090%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.090%) AIFMD
9 2 (0.090%) HL7
9 2 (0.090%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.045%) Basel III
10 1 (0.045%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.045%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.045%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.045%) ISO15022
10 1 (0.045%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 187 (8.45%) Oracle RAC
2 76 (3.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (3.35%) Docker
4 54 (2.44%) Hyper-V
5 29 (1.31%) HDFS
6 27 (1.22%) Apache Flume
7 20 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (0.45%) Active Directory
9 7 (0.32%) Oracle Clusterware
10 6 (0.27%) VMware ESX
11 5 (0.23%) vSphere
12 3 (0.14%) XenApp
13 2 (0.090%) GPFS
14 1 (0.045%) Cronacle
14 1 (0.045%) Firmware
14 1 (0.045%) NFS
14 1 (0.045%) Shibboleth
14 1 (0.045%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 1 (0.045%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 137 (6.19%) Data Guard
2 119 (5.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 100 (4.52%) Puppet
4 68 (3.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 54 (2.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 38 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
7 36 (1.63%) OpenAM
8 30 (1.36%) Ansible
9 15 (0.68%) Control-M
10 14 (0.63%) Nagios
11 12 (0.54%) Oozie
11 12 (0.54%) Tivoli
11 12 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 8 (0.36%) CFEngine
12 8 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
12 8 (0.36%) Grafana
12 8 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
13 7 (0.32%) StatsD
14 6 (0.27%) NetBackup
15 5 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1029 (46.52%) Oracle
2 401 (18.13%) Microsoft
3 132 (5.97%) Sybase
4 97 (4.39%) VMware
5 89 (4.02%) IBM
6 79 (3.57%) Informatica
7 74 (3.35%) Red Hat
8 73 (3.30%) Tableau
9 55 (2.49%) Sun
10 46 (2.08%) Google
11 42 (1.90%) Talend
12 41 (1.85%) SAP
13 38 (1.72%) Cognos
13 38 (1.72%) Teradata
14 36 (1.63%) Vertica
15 23 (1.04%) Computacenter
15 23 (1.04%) ParAccel
16 20 (0.90%) Adobe
16 20 (0.90%) Netezza
16 20 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 21 hours ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £63,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Season Ticket L
Posted: 20 hours ago
North Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
blu digital
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £41,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus bonus & bens
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive + discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: Neg - bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago