The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 185 194 188
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1863 1568 1808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.54% 1.41% 1.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.89% 4.41% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1404 1251 1531
Average salary £46,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.68% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £30,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
38080 35583 38040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.39% 32.05% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 32297 30734 33705
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +23 1665 £47,500 +5.55% 168
London +18 821 £55,000 - 70
South East +4 263 £45,000 +5.88% 26
Scotland -11 158 £43,625 +3.86% 21
East of England +47 150 £40,000 +5.26% 16
Yorkshire -12 141 £37,500 -6.25% 14
City of London -35 136 £55,000 -4.34% 17
South West +49 121 £40,000 +19.40% 14
Glasgow 0 119 £44,500 +5.95% 17
West Yorkshire -20 113 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Leeds -19 87 £35,000 -22.22% 4
North West -37 85 £37,500 +7.91% 12
Surrey +29 74 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Berkshire -21 74 £45,000 +20.00% 6
West Midlands +23 58 £38,500 +10.00% 11
Hertfordshire +44 54 £40,000 +0.62% 4
Manchester -28 52 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Bristol +31 50 £42,500 +30.76% 8
Watford +20 41 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Cambridgeshire +13 36 £42,350 -0.35% 4
Kent +6 36 £50,000 -28.57%
Edinburgh -24 30 £43,625 -3.05% 2
Hampshire -2 29 £40,000 -15.78% 6
Birmingham +18 28 £37,500 +3.44% 4
Wiltshire +10 26 £45,000 +20.00%
Essex -13 26 £43,750 +2.94% 5
East Midlands -21 26 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Guildford +14 24 £51,250 +20.58%
Cambridge +19 22 £45,000 +5.88% 2
South Yorkshire +7 22 £37,500 +2.73% 2

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3379 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1816 (53.74%) SQL
3 1805 (53.42%) Oracle
4 1475 (43.65%) Java
5 1271 (37.61%) SQL Server
6 950 (28.11%) Linux
7 901 (26.66%) UNIX
8 856 (25.33%) Finance
9 809 (23.94%) HTML
10 783 (23.17%) JavaScript
11 733 (21.69%) XML
12 709 (20.98%) .NET
13 701 (20.75%) Oracle Database
14 657 (19.44%) Spring
15 655 (19.38%) Degree
16 635 (18.79%) CSS
17 577 (17.08%) Web Services
18 570 (16.87%) Windows
19 559 (16.54%) C#
20 525 (15.54%) J2EE
21 522 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
22 495 (14.65%) Microsoft
23 490 (14.50%) MySQL
24 486 (14.38%) OO
25 477 (14.12%) Hibernate
26 446 (13.20%) Software Engineering
27 404 (11.96%) PL/SQL
28 363 (10.74%) Subversion
29 357 (10.57%) Performance Tuning
30 352 (10.42%) TDD

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 317 (9.38%) Tomcat
2 305 (9.03%) WebLogic
3 232 (6.87%) WebSphere
4 222 (6.57%) Apache
5 111 (3.28%) IIS
6 94 (2.78%) CMS
7 63 (1.86%) SharePoint
8 52 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
9 47 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
10 44 (1.30%) Node.js
11 43 (1.27%) MQSeries
12 42 (1.24%) GlassFish
13 38 (1.12%) SAS
13 38 (1.12%) Apache Pig
14 31 (0.92%) Adobe CQ
15 30 (0.89%) WebLogic Portal
16 29 (0.86%) OpenStack
17 28 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 27 (0.80%) MS Exchange
18 27 (0.80%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 249 (7.37%) MS Excel
2 55 (1.63%) MS Office
3 27 (0.80%) SPSS
4 21 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.41%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.18%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.12%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.089%) MS Project
10 2 (0.059%) Maya
10 2 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.059%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 94 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
2 74 (2.19%) Oracle Applications
3 53 (1.57%) Magento
4 50 (1.48%) Oracle EBS R12
5 31 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
6 21 (0.62%) Oracle 11i
7 19 (0.56%) Shopify
8 17 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
9 15 (0.44%) Sentinel
10 12 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
11 11 (0.33%) Temenos T24
11 11 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
12 10 (0.30%) Academy Housing
12 10 (0.30%) arcHouse
12 10 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
12 10 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
13 9 (0.27%) Summit
14 7 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 7 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
14 7 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 60 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (1.04%) IaaS
3 34 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
4 31 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
5 29 (0.86%) SaaS
6 22 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
7 17 (0.50%) Heroku
8 16 (0.47%) Engine Yard
9 8 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (0.18%) PaaS
10 6 (0.18%) GitHub
11 2 (0.059%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.059%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.030%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.030%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 169 (5.00%) Internet
2 141 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 110 (3.26%) SAN
4 102 (3.02%) HTTP
5 71 (2.10%) Firewall
6 58 (1.72%) DNS
7 52 (1.54%) LDAP
8 25 (0.74%) Intranet
8 25 (0.74%) SSL
9 22 (0.65%) SMTP
10 21 (0.62%) AMQP
11 20 (0.59%) Kerberos
12 17 (0.50%) LAN
13 16 (0.47%) VLAN
14 15 (0.44%) SSH
15 14 (0.41%) VoIP
15 14 (0.41%) WAN
16 12 (0.36%) NAS
17 10 (0.30%) VPN
17 10 (0.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3379 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1271 (37.61%) SQL Server
3 701 (20.75%) Oracle Database
4 490 (14.50%) MySQL
5 337 (9.97%) Data Warehouse
6 267 (7.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 211 (6.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 208 (6.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 200 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 195 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
11 189 (5.59%) NoSQL
12 152 (4.50%) DB2
13 147 (4.35%) Big Data
14 144 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
15 138 (4.08%) MongoDB
16 135 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
17 114 (3.37%) Hadoop
18 105 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 83 (2.46%) Oracle9i Database
20 81 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 363 (10.74%) Subversion
2 324 (9.59%) Maven
3 214 (6.33%) Eclipse
4 210 (6.21%) JUnit
5 204 (6.04%) Ant
6 165 (4.88%) Git (software)
7 124 (3.67%) Hudson
8 98 (2.90%) Jenkins
9 86 (2.55%) JIRA
10 81 (2.40%) Selenium
11 71 (2.10%) Visual Studio
12 51 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 36 (1.07%) Talend Open Studio
14 33 (0.98%) TeamCity
14 33 (0.98%) CruiseControl
15 28 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
16 25 (0.74%) Eclipse RCP
16 25 (0.74%) NUnit
17 22 (0.65%) ClearCase
18 21 (0.62%) Apache Ivy
General
1 856 (25.33%) Finance
2 343 (10.15%) Banking
3 130 (3.85%) Marketing
4 95 (2.81%) Retail
5 91 (2.69%) Investment Banking
6 78 (2.31%) Back Office
7 70 (2.07%) Games
8 58 (1.72%) Telecoms
9 56 (1.66%) Front Office
10 45 (1.33%) Advertising
11 39 (1.15%) Financial Institution
12 37 (1.09%) Legal
13 34 (1.01%) French Language
14 25 (0.74%) German Language
15 18 (0.53%) Publishing
16 17 (0.50%) Law
17 15 (0.44%) Local Government
18 14 (0.41%) Multimedia
19 11 (0.33%) Automotive
20 10 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1548 (45.81%) Developer
2 607 (17.96%) Java Developer
3 435 (12.87%) DBA
4 348 (10.30%) Analyst
5 291 (8.61%) Architect
6 284 (8.40%) Senior Developer
7 278 (8.23%) Oracle DBA
8 236 (6.98%) Administrator
9 199 (5.89%) Consultant
10 159 (4.71%) Programmer
11 152 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
12 141 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 139 (4.11%) Software Engineer
14 134 (3.97%) Senior Java Developer
15 132 (3.91%) C# Developer
16 131 (3.88%) .NET Developer
17 127 (3.76%) Software Developer
18 126 (3.73%) Support Analyst
19 116 (3.43%) Web Developer
20 107 (3.17%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 809 (23.94%) HTML
2 733 (21.69%) XML
3 709 (20.98%) .NET
4 657 (19.44%) Spring
5 635 (18.79%) CSS
6 577 (17.08%) Web Services
7 525 (15.54%) J2EE
8 477 (14.12%) Hibernate
9 323 (9.56%) jQuery
10 308 (9.12%) ASP.NET
11 255 (7.55%) JSP
12 248 (7.34%) Ajax
13 245 (7.25%) SOAP
14 199 (5.89%) Middleware
15 196 (5.80%) JMS
16 193 (5.71%) Java EE
17 191 (5.65%) JSON
18 188 (5.56%) XSLT
19 171 (5.06%) .NET Framework
20 170 (5.03%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 340 (10.06%) Computer Science
2 205 (6.07%) Enterprise Software
3 161 (4.76%) Clustering
4 152 (4.50%) Open Source
5 122 (3.61%) Client/Server
6 112 (3.31%) Replication
7 81 (2.40%) Mathematics
8 80 (2.37%) N-Tier
9 78 (2.31%) Derivative
10 74 (2.19%) Management Information System
10 74 (2.19%) Hedge funds
11 60 (1.78%) iPad
12 57 (1.69%) Statistics
13 52 (1.54%) Mobile App
14 48 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
14 48 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 48 (1.42%) Fixed Income
15 47 (1.39%) Equities
16 40 (1.18%) Data Integration
17 35 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 950 (28.11%) Linux
2 901 (26.66%) UNIX
3 570 (16.87%) Windows
4 198 (5.86%) Solaris
5 155 (4.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 101 (2.99%) Android
7 99 (2.93%) Apple iOS
8 77 (2.28%) AIX
9 51 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 50 (1.48%) HPUX
11 39 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 36 (1.07%) Debian
13 25 (0.74%) CentOS
14 24 (0.71%) Ubuntu
15 21 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
15 21 (0.62%) Windows XP
16 19 (0.56%) Mac OS
17 11 (0.33%) Windows 7
18 10 (0.30%) Mac OS X
19 8 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 522 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
2 486 (14.38%) OO
3 446 (13.20%) Software Engineering
4 357 (10.57%) Performance Tuning
5 352 (10.42%) TDD
6 344 (10.18%) Business Intelligence
7 310 (9.17%) ETL
8 308 (9.12%) Scrum
9 282 (8.35%) MVC
10 277 (8.20%) SOA
11 266 (7.87%) UML
12 255 (7.55%) Data Modelling
13 246 (7.28%) E-Commerce
14 197 (5.83%) ITIL
15 182 (5.39%) Unit Testing
16 173 (5.12%) Configuration Management
17 164 (4.85%) OOP
18 158 (4.68%) Analytics
19 147 (4.35%) Web Development
20 142 (4.20%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1816 (53.74%) SQL
2 1475 (43.65%) Java
3 783 (23.17%) JavaScript
4 559 (16.54%) C#
5 404 (11.96%) PL/SQL
6 333 (9.85%) Shell Script
7 322 (9.53%) Perl
8 257 (7.61%) Python
9 250 (7.40%) C++
10 226 (6.69%) C
11 214 (6.33%) PHP
12 211 (6.24%) T-SQL
13 146 (4.32%) Ruby
14 108 (3.20%) VB.NET
15 70 (2.07%) Bash Shell
16 59 (1.75%) VB
17 52 (1.54%) Scala
18 48 (1.42%) Groovy
18 48 (1.42%) Korn
19 37 (1.09%) R
Qualifications
1 655 (19.38%) Degree
2 89 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
3 82 (2.43%) OCP
4 57 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (1.21%) Security Cleared
6 35 (1.04%) SC Cleared
7 23 (0.68%) ISEB
7 23 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
8 22 (0.65%) MCP
9 21 (0.62%) MCSE
10 20 (0.59%) MCSA
11 18 (0.53%) MCDBA
12 16 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (0.44%) CCNA
13 15 (0.44%) MCITP
14 12 (0.36%) ISTQB
14 12 (0.36%) Sun Certification
15 11 (0.33%) PMP
15 11 (0.33%) PMI Certification
15 11 (0.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (3.85%) QA
2 43 (1.27%) SLA
3 41 (1.21%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.44%) Data Quality
5 14 (0.41%) ISO 8583
6 12 (0.36%) WAI
7 11 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.24%) HL7
9 5 (0.15%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.089%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.059%) Basel III
12 1 (0.030%) COREP
12 1 (0.030%) COSO
12 1 (0.030%) BS7799
12 1 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.030%) COBIT
System Software
1 240 (7.10%) Oracle RAC
2 168 (4.97%) Oracle RMAN
3 104 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 76 (2.25%) Active Directory
5 21 (0.62%) Sendmail
6 18 (0.53%) Apache Flume
7 12 (0.36%) vSphere
8 9 (0.27%) KVM
8 9 (0.27%) Hyper-V
9 8 (0.24%) XenApp
9 8 (0.24%) OCFS2
10 4 (0.12%) Terminal Server
10 4 (0.12%) SRDF
11 3 (0.089%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.089%) Squid
11 3 (0.089%) Novell eDirectory
12 2 (0.059%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.030%) vCloud
13 1 (0.030%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.030%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 180 (5.33%) Data Guard
2 98 (2.90%) Puppet
3 94 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 77 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (1.01%) Tivoli
6 31 (0.92%) Nagios
7 24 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
8 22 (0.65%) SCOM
9 19 (0.56%) Cobbler
10 11 (0.33%) Oracle Statspack
11 10 (0.30%) Legato
12 5 (0.15%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.15%) MOM
12 5 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.089%) HP SiteScope
13 3 (0.089%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.089%) Capistrano
13 3 (0.089%) ZENworks
13 3 (0.089%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 2 (0.059%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1805 (53.42%) Oracle
2 495 (14.65%) Microsoft
3 296 (8.76%) JBoss
4 253 (7.49%) IBM
5 240 (7.10%) Sybase
6 182 (5.39%) Red Hat
7 168 (4.97%) VMware
8 99 (2.93%) Informatica
9 82 (2.43%) HP
10 71 (2.10%) Google
11 69 (2.04%) Business Objects
12 66 (1.95%) SAP
13 65 (1.92%) Sun
14 58 (1.72%) Zend
15 52 (1.54%) Cisco
16 49 (1.45%) Cognos
17 46 (1.36%) Teradata
18 45 (1.33%) Hitachi
19 43 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
20 42 (1.24%) hybris
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - Excellent benefits - see list!
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Private Medical Care, Pension Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Ascot, Berkshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Guru Resourcing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Up to 8% bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Talent Source Global
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £80k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + top bens
Posted: 2 days ago