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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 271 245 206
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -39
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1128 1451 1780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.15% 1.32% 1.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.87% 4.17% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 791 1159 1329
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
29128 34822 37443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.75% 31.76% 31.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24748 29349 31953
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 £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -24 1002 £50,000 -4.76% 125
London -55 459 £65,000 +8.33% 61
South East -9 172 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Scotland -15 104 £37,500 -16.66% 12
South West 0 90 £42,500 -5.55% 9
Glasgow -7 84 £35,000 -32.03% 6
North West +27 65 £42,500 +6.25% 21
East of England +20 65 £44,000 +6.66% 5
City of London -42 60 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Yorkshire +37 52 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Berkshire -4 49 £50,000 -4.76% 2
West Midlands -32 47 £49,000 +7.69% 3
Hampshire +12 42 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Manchester -5 39 £45,000 +30.43% 11
West Yorkshire +24 37 £40,000 -36.00% 3
East Midlands +20 34 £46,500 +16.25% 6
Devon +24 28 £42,500 +10.38%
Reading +15 28 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Exeter +28 27 £42,500 +10.38%
Surrey -22 25 £47,500 - 2
West Sussex +18 24 £50,000 -28.57% 2
Crawley +15 22 £50,000 -31.03%
Nottinghamshire +27 20 £59,500 +42.51% 1
Essex +17 20 £60,000 +33.33%
Wiltshire +32 19 £55,000 +122.22%
Southampton +9 18 £55,000 +56.02% 1
Bristol -9 16 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Buckinghamshire +12 14 £50,000 +23.83% 1
Gloucestershire -8 14 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Nottingham +20 13 £57,500 +37.72% 1

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2409 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1293 (53.67%) SQL
3 1052 (43.67%) Oracle
4 1001 (41.55%) SQL Server
5 945 (39.23%) Java
6 916 (38.02%) Agile Software Development
7 632 (26.23%) JavaScript
8 615 (25.53%) Web Services
9 605 (25.11%) Linux
10 593 (24.62%) .NET
11 575 (23.87%) Finance
12 570 (23.66%) HTML
13 508 (21.09%) CSS
14 493 (20.46%) C#
15 479 (19.88%) MySQL
16 461 (19.14%) Degree
17 456 (18.93%) XML
18 446 (18.51%) Windows
19 416 (17.27%) Oracle Database
20 405 (16.81%) Microsoft
21 385 (15.98%) TDD
22 376 (15.61%) Unix
23 357 (14.82%) OO
24 334 (13.86%) NoSQL
25 315 (13.08%) Data Warehouse
26 312 (12.95%) Spring
27 311 (12.91%) Scrum
28 306 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
29 287 (11.91%) Software Engineering
30 284 (11.79%) Amazon AWS

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
1 252 (10.46%) WebSphere
2 240 (9.96%) Tomcat
3 238 (9.88%) WebLogic
4 176 (7.31%) JBoss
5 135 (5.60%) Apache
6 80 (3.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 80 (3.32%) WebSphere Application Server
7 78 (3.24%) BizTalk Server
8 71 (2.95%) Apache Spark
9 49 (2.03%) IIS
10 43 (1.78%) CMS
11 37 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
11 37 (1.54%) SAS
12 27 (1.12%) Apache Pig
13 24 (1.00%) GlassFish
14 23 (0.95%) SharePoint
15 22 (0.91%) OpenStack
16 20 (0.83%) Confluence
17 15 (0.62%) Tornado
18 13 (0.54%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 198 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 34 (1.41%) MS Office
3 11 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.37%) SPSS
5 3 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.083%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 104 (4.32%) Oracle EBS
2 90 (3.74%) Oracle Applications
3 54 (2.24%) Oracle 11i
4 48 (1.99%) Oracle EBS R12
5 17 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
5 17 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (0.46%) Infor CRM
6 11 (0.46%) Markit EDM
6 11 (0.46%) MultiFonds
6 11 (0.46%) thinkFolio
7 10 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
8 7 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
9 6 (0.25%) Aareon QL
9 6 (0.25%) Academy Housing
9 6 (0.25%) MIS ActiveH
9 6 (0.25%) Northgate Housing
9 6 (0.25%) OPENHousing
9 6 (0.25%) Orchard Housing
10 5 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 284 (11.79%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (5.81%) SaaS
3 86 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 39 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (1.25%) GitHub
6 21 (0.87%) Amazon S3
7 19 (0.79%) PaaS
8 16 (0.66%) Google App Engine
8 16 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
8 16 (0.66%) Google Compute Engine
9 13 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
10 12 (0.50%) Heroku
11 11 (0.46%) CloudFront
12 10 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
14 6 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 5 (0.21%) Amazon Glacier
15 5 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 139 (5.77%) TCP/IP
2 137 (5.69%) HTTP
3 99 (4.11%) Firewall
4 88 (3.65%) Internet
5 84 (3.49%) SAN
6 78 (3.24%) NAS
7 77 (3.20%) LDAP
8 27 (1.12%) SSL
9 17 (0.71%) LAN
9 17 (0.71%) WAN
10 14 (0.58%) Intranet
11 13 (0.54%) AMQP
12 11 (0.46%) Multicast
12 11 (0.46%) Software-Defined Networking
13 7 (0.29%) DNS
14 5 (0.21%) VPN
15 4 (0.17%) Fibre Channel
15 4 (0.17%) MPLS
15 4 (0.17%) Symposium
15 4 (0.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2409 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1001 (41.55%) SQL Server
3 479 (19.88%) MySQL
4 416 (17.27%) Oracle Database
5 334 (13.86%) NoSQL
6 315 (13.08%) Data Warehouse
7 238 (9.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 220 (9.13%) PostgreSQL
9 212 (8.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 208 (8.63%) Oracle Database 12c
11 207 (8.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 198 (8.22%) Big Data
13 161 (6.68%) SQL Server 2008
14 158 (6.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 157 (6.52%) Hadoop
16 138 (5.73%) MongoDB
16 138 (5.73%) Oracle Database 10g
17 79 (3.28%) DB2
18 70 (2.91%) Data Mining
19 66 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 257 (10.67%) Git (software)
2 238 (9.88%) Maven
3 206 (8.55%) Jenkins
4 152 (6.31%) JUnit
5 117 (4.86%) Subversion
6 113 (4.69%) Eclipse
7 106 (4.40%) Ant
8 65 (2.70%) Mockito
9 60 (2.49%) Gradle
9 60 (2.49%) JIRA
10 57 (2.37%) Cucumber
11 53 (2.20%) Visual Studio
12 40 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 40 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
13 34 (1.41%) Selenium
14 28 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
15 27 (1.12%) Bitbucket
16 26 (1.08%) Hudson
17 24 (1.00%) NUnit
18 22 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 575 (23.87%) Finance
2 153 (6.35%) Banking
3 137 (5.69%) Retail
4 111 (4.61%) Marketing
5 82 (3.40%) Telecoms
6 81 (3.36%) Games
7 78 (3.24%) Legal
8 45 (1.87%) Financial Institution
9 42 (1.74%) Advertising
10 36 (1.49%) Investment Banking
11 34 (1.41%) Online Betting
12 31 (1.29%) Front Office
13 25 (1.04%) Manufacturing
14 24 (1.00%) Back Office
14 24 (1.00%) Billing
15 21 (0.87%) Private Banking
16 19 (0.79%) Electronics
16 19 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (0.62%) Automotive
17 15 (0.62%) Law
Job Titles
1 1228 (50.98%) Developer
2 433 (17.97%) Java Developer
3 337 (13.99%) DBA
4 242 (10.05%) Senior Developer
5 229 (9.51%) .NET Developer
6 212 (8.80%) C# Developer
7 209 (8.68%) Administrator
7 209 (8.68%) Oracle DBA
8 200 (8.30%) Analyst
9 179 (7.43%) C# .NET Developer
9 179 (7.43%) SQL Developer
10 158 (6.56%) Architect
11 130 (5.40%) SQL DBA
12 116 (4.82%) Software Developer
13 109 (4.52%) ASP.NET Developer
14 108 (4.48%) Applications Support
15 107 (4.44%) Lead Developer
16 103 (4.28%) Senior Java Developer
17 94 (3.90%) Consultant
18 90 (3.74%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 615 (25.53%) Web Services
2 593 (24.62%) .NET
3 570 (23.66%) HTML
4 508 (21.09%) CSS
5 456 (18.93%) XML
6 312 (12.95%) Spring
7 254 (10.54%) jQuery
8 231 (9.59%) ASP.NET
9 218 (9.05%) Java EE
10 204 (8.47%) Hibernate
11 170 (7.06%) JSON
12 158 (6.56%) AngularJS
13 147 (6.10%) REST
14 145 (6.02%) J2EE
15 143 (5.94%) Middleware
16 140 (5.81%) Ajax
17 135 (5.60%) RESTful
18 133 (5.52%) HTML5
19 125 (5.19%) SOAP
20 123 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 265 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
2 251 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 103 (4.28%) Enterprise Software
4 83 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 82 (3.40%) Mobile App
6 80 (3.32%) User Experience
7 63 (2.62%) Data Integration
8 56 (2.32%) Visualisation
9 54 (2.24%) Replication
10 53 (2.20%) Mathematics
11 52 (2.16%) Algorithms
12 48 (1.99%) Data Structures
13 47 (1.95%) Online Games
14 46 (1.91%) Clustering
15 44 (1.83%) Fintech
15 44 (1.83%) Hedge funds
16 43 (1.78%) Data Centre
17 42 (1.74%) Statistics
18 35 (1.45%) Client/Server
19 27 (1.12%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 605 (25.11%) Linux
2 446 (18.51%) Windows
3 376 (15.61%) Unix
4 99 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 78 (3.24%) Windows Server
6 65 (2.70%) AIX
7 56 (2.32%) Solaris
8 43 (1.78%) Android
9 27 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 14 (0.58%) HPUX
10 14 (0.58%) Ubuntu
11 12 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (0.37%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.25%) CentOS
15 6 (0.25%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.21%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 916 (38.02%) Agile Software Development
2 385 (15.98%) TDD
3 357 (14.82%) OO
4 311 (12.91%) Scrum
5 306 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
6 287 (11.91%) Software Engineering
7 280 (11.62%) ETL
8 260 (10.79%) Performance Tuning
9 242 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
10 228 (9.46%) MVC
11 201 (8.34%) Analytics
12 200 (8.30%) Mentoring
13 192 (7.97%) SDLC
13 192 (7.97%) SOA
14 179 (7.43%) High Availability
15 176 (7.31%) DevOps
16 158 (6.56%) Project Management
17 157 (6.52%) BDD
18 156 (6.48%) UML
19 145 (6.02%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1293 (53.67%) SQL
2 945 (39.23%) Java
3 632 (26.23%) JavaScript
4 493 (20.46%) C#
5 280 (11.62%) PL/SQL
6 250 (10.38%) Python
7 243 (10.09%) Perl
8 229 (9.51%) T-SQL
9 207 (8.59%) C++
10 138 (5.73%) Ruby
11 130 (5.40%) Scala
12 120 (4.98%) PHP
13 119 (4.94%) Shell Script
14 108 (4.48%) PowerShell
15 106 (4.40%) Bash Shell
16 94 (3.90%) C
17 47 (1.95%) VB
18 35 (1.45%) Groovy
19 29 (1.20%) R
20 27 (1.12%) Go
Qualifications
1 461 (19.14%) Degree
2 100 (4.15%) Oracle Certification
3 90 (3.74%) OCP
4 77 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 63 (2.62%) Security Cleared
6 50 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 29 (1.20%) MCSD
8 19 (0.79%) MCTS
9 18 (0.75%) MCPD
10 10 (0.42%) MBA
11 8 (0.33%) MCP
11 8 (0.33%) PMP
12 7 (0.29%) MCITP
13 6 (0.25%) PMI Certification
14 5 (0.21%) DV Cleared
14 5 (0.21%) PhD
14 5 (0.21%) Sun Certification
15 4 (0.17%) ISEB
15 4 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 3 (0.12%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (6.19%) QA
2 55 (2.28%) Data Quality
3 42 (1.74%) SLA
4 25 (1.04%) HL7
5 9 (0.37%) WAI
6 4 (0.17%) Basel II
6 4 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.083%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.083%) MiFID
7 2 (0.083%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.083%) Solvency II
System Software
1 259 (10.75%) Oracle RAC
2 90 (3.74%) Docker
3 47 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (1.29%) HDFS
5 28 (1.16%) Active Directory
6 17 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (0.50%) Hyper-V
8 11 (0.46%) Apache Flume
9 8 (0.33%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
11 4 (0.17%) NFS
11 4 (0.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (0.17%) vSphere
12 2 (0.083%) Cronacle
12 2 (0.083%) Oracle Clusterware
12 2 (0.083%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.083%) XenApp
13 1 (0.042%) GPFS
13 1 (0.042%) Shibboleth
13 1 (0.042%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 163 (6.77%) Data Guard
2 150 (6.23%) Oracle RMAN
3 123 (5.11%) Puppet
4 74 (3.07%) OpenAM
5 68 (2.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 40 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
7 30 (1.25%) Ansible
8 11 (0.46%) CFEngine
9 8 (0.33%) Mesos
9 8 (0.33%) Nagios
10 7 (0.29%) Kibana
10 7 (0.29%) Marathon
10 7 (0.29%) SCCM
10 7 (0.29%) TIBCO Hawk
11 6 (0.25%) Control-M
11 6 (0.25%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.21%) logstash
13 4 (0.17%) Oracle ZFS
14 3 (0.12%) Nessus
14 3 (0.12%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1052 (43.67%) Oracle
2 405 (16.81%) Microsoft
3 123 (5.11%) IBM
4 119 (4.94%) Sybase
5 103 (4.28%) Red Hat
6 95 (3.94%) Sun
7 83 (3.45%) VMware
8 70 (2.91%) Informatica
8 70 (2.91%) Tableau
9 53 (2.20%) SAP
10 42 (1.74%) Cognos
11 41 (1.70%) Google
12 33 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
13 24 (1.00%) TIBCO
14 23 (0.95%) Teradata
15 22 (0.91%) Talend
16 21 (0.87%) NetApp
17 20 (0.83%) HP
18 17 (0.71%) Computacenter
19 16 (0.66%) Trillium
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
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East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 27k per year + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North East
Ideal Training
Salary: £31000 - £41000 per annum + Base + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venn Group
Salary: £85000 - £95000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
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Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
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FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + benefits
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East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 50k per year + Company benefits
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London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £65000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
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London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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Lorien Resourcing
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London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £79000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
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Croydon, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £39548.00 per annum
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