The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 95 83 90
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 3084 3476 3141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.94% 3.29% 3.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.73% 10.44% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2446 2627 2604
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
31705 33302 33245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.23% 31.52% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27030 28001 29026
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Relational Database within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Relational Database
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Relational Database within the UK.

Relational Database Salary Trend in the UK

Relational Database
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Relational Database over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 within the UK.

Relational Database Salary Histogram in the UK

Relational Database
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Relational Database within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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 -18 2804 £45,000 - 405
London -18 1281 £55,000 - 161
South East -5 471 £42,977 +3.55% 63
City of London -7 312 £50,500 -6.48% 54
East of England -12 258 £42,500 +3.65% 26
West Midlands +18 206 £36,500 -6.41% 34
Scotland +7 191 £42,500 +6.25% 23
North West -5 186 £37,500 - 43
Yorkshire -26 161 £37,500 +7.14% 31
South West -32 153 £39,000 +4.00% 28
Berkshire +8 121 £57,500 +27.77% 14
West Yorkshire -27 121 £39,000 +11.42% 22
Hertfordshire +13 118 £49,000 +22.50% 10
Manchester -5 113 £37,500 - 27
Glasgow +2 112 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Surrey -16 101 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Leeds -21 98 £40,000 +14.28% 17
Hampshire -15 79 £40,000 -16.66% 6
Birmingham +8 77 £36,500 -2.66% 9
East Midlands +17 75 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Cambridgeshire +8 69 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Oxfordshire +32 55 £43,750 +36.71% 7
Edinburgh +10 52 £42,750 +9.61% 9
Cambridge -1 47 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Cheshire -14 43 £45,000 +16.88% 9
Essex -5 42 £35,000 -23.91% 9
Reading +5 41 £58,000 -3.33% 8
Bristol -21 41 £40,000 -5.88% 13
East Sussex +2 40 £40,000 - 5
Buckinghamshire +20 39 £42,977 +30.67% 9

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 3595 (56.33%) SQL
2 2813 (44.08%) RDBMS
3 2595 (40.66%) SQL Server
4 2132 (33.41%) Oracle
5 2101 (32.92%) Java
6 1805 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
7 1760 (27.58%) JavaScript
8 1640 (25.70%) HTML
9 1639 (25.68%) .NET
10 1566 (24.54%) Finance
11 1401 (21.95%) Linux
12 1382 (21.65%) C#
13 1359 (21.29%) Degree
14 1303 (20.42%) Microsoft
15 1297 (20.32%) OO
16 1216 (19.05%) CSS
17 1144 (17.93%) MySQL
18 1116 (17.49%) XML
19 1062 (16.64%) Web Services
20 1019 (15.97%) Windows
21 945 (14.81%) UNIX
22 915 (14.34%) MVC
23 903 (14.15%) ASP.NET
24 871 (13.65%) jQuery
25 849 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
26 840 (13.16%) TDD
27 817 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
28 804 (12.60%) MS Excel
29 803 (12.58%) Software Engineering
30 749 (11.74%) Spring

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 461 (7.22%) Tomcat
2 351 (5.50%) Apache
3 326 (5.11%) JBoss
4 295 (4.62%) WebLogic
5 290 (4.54%) WebSphere
6 236 (3.70%) CMS
7 219 (3.43%) SharePoint
8 179 (2.80%) IIS
9 143 (2.24%) SAS
10 140 (2.19%) Node.js
11 106 (1.66%) WebSphere Application Server
12 87 (1.36%) nginx
13 86 (1.35%) Drupal
14 78 (1.22%) WordPress
15 70 (1.10%) MQSeries
16 54 (0.85%) OpenStack
17 50 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
18 49 (0.77%) Apache Pig
19 48 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
20 43 (0.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 804 (12.60%) MS Excel
2 173 (2.71%) MS Office
3 58 (0.91%) SPSS
4 45 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 29 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 27 (0.42%) Photoshop
7 26 (0.41%) MS Project
8 21 (0.33%) PowerPivot
9 19 (0.30%) InfoPath
10 18 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
11 12 (0.19%) CPLEX
12 10 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
13 7 (0.11%) FastStats
14 6 (0.094%) LaTeX
14 6 (0.094%) PrintSoft PReS
15 3 (0.047%) Mingle
16 2 (0.031%) Fireworks
17 1 (0.016%) AutoCAD
17 1 (0.016%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 80 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
2 68 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 50 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
4 35 (0.55%) Google Analytics
5 30 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
6 29 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
7 26 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
8 24 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 21 (0.33%) Magento
10 20 (0.31%) Towers Watson Igloo
10 20 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
11 13 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
12 10 (0.16%) thinkFolio
12 10 (0.16%) Sentinel
13 9 (0.14%) Markit EDM
14 8 (0.13%) Temenos T24
14 8 (0.13%) ION MarketView
14 8 (0.13%) Summit
15 7 (0.11%) RiskWrite
15 7 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 123 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
3 83 (1.30%) SaaS
4 68 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 40 (0.63%) PaaS
6 39 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 39 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 27 (0.42%) Amazon S3
8 21 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
9 19 (0.30%) GitHub
10 18 (0.28%) IaaS
11 16 (0.25%) Heroku
12 15 (0.24%) IBM SmartCloud
13 12 (0.19%) Force.com
13 12 (0.19%) Google App Engine
14 10 (0.16%) Engine Yard
15 8 (0.13%) Route 53
16 6 (0.094%) Google Compute Engine
17 5 (0.078%) Office 365
18 4 (0.063%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 300 (4.70%) Internet
2 172 (2.70%) HTTP
3 159 (2.49%) TCP/IP
4 106 (1.66%) SSL
5 104 (1.63%) DNS
6 94 (1.47%) Firewall
7 89 (1.39%) SAN
8 64 (1.00%) LDAP
9 42 (0.66%) LAN
9 42 (0.66%) WAN
10 38 (0.60%) SSH
11 37 (0.58%) NAS
12 34 (0.53%) VPN
13 33 (0.52%) Network Security
14 26 (0.41%) FTP
15 23 (0.36%) Broadband
16 21 (0.33%) SMTP
17 20 (0.31%) BGP
18 17 (0.27%) VoIP
19 16 (0.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2813 (44.08%) RDBMS
2 2595 (40.66%) SQL Server
3 1144 (17.93%) MySQL
4 636 (9.97%) Data Warehouse
5 566 (8.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 564 (8.84%) Oracle Database
7 557 (8.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 520 (8.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 466 (7.30%) NoSQL
10 341 (5.34%) MongoDB
11 316 (4.95%) DB2
12 308 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
13 299 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 281 (4.40%) Big Data
15 280 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
16 223 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
17 189 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
18 182 (2.85%) Hadoop
19 158 (2.48%) QlikView
20 139 (2.18%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 583 (9.14%) Git (software)
2 453 (7.10%) Subversion
3 354 (5.55%) Maven
4 312 (4.89%) Visual Studio
5 295 (4.62%) Jenkins
6 274 (4.29%) Eclipse
7 270 (4.23%) JUnit
8 203 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 159 (2.49%) Ant
10 148 (2.32%) JIRA
11 130 (2.04%) Selenium
12 126 (1.97%) Oracle Forms
13 111 (1.74%) Cucumber
14 102 (1.60%) Hudson
15 87 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 65 (1.02%) Mockito
17 52 (0.81%) GCC
17 52 (0.81%) Mercurial
18 48 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
19 47 (0.74%) NetBeans
General
1 1566 (24.54%) Finance
2 486 (7.62%) Banking
3 346 (5.42%) Marketing
4 325 (5.09%) Retail
5 159 (2.49%) Telecoms
6 158 (2.48%) Front Office
7 140 (2.19%) Games
8 119 (1.86%) Investment Banking
9 89 (1.39%) Advertising
10 81 (1.27%) Back Office
11 60 (0.94%) French Language
12 59 (0.92%) Legal
13 55 (0.86%) Publishing
14 44 (0.69%) Financial Institution
15 42 (0.66%) German Language
16 40 (0.63%) Manufacturing
17 36 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
18 32 (0.50%) Automotive
19 22 (0.34%) Billing
20 20 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3184 (49.89%) Developer
2 822 (12.88%) Analyst
3 789 (12.36%) Java Developer
4 523 (8.19%) Senior Developer
5 433 (6.78%) Architect
6 410 (6.42%) DBA
7 406 (6.36%) .NET Developer
8 337 (5.28%) C# Developer
9 331 (5.19%) Software Engineer
10 319 (5.00%) Consultant
11 260 (4.07%) Software Developer
12 245 (3.84%) Administrator
13 244 (3.82%) Web Developer
14 234 (3.67%) Junior
15 227 (3.56%) PHP Developer
16 213 (3.34%) C# .NET Developer
17 211 (3.31%) SQL Developer
18 203 (3.18%) Business Analyst
19 198 (3.10%) SQL DBA
20 176 (2.76%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1640 (25.70%) HTML
2 1639 (25.68%) .NET
3 1216 (19.05%) CSS
4 1116 (17.49%) XML
5 1062 (16.64%) Web Services
6 903 (14.15%) ASP.NET
7 871 (13.65%) jQuery
8 749 (11.74%) Spring
9 508 (7.96%) HTML5
10 447 (7.00%) J2EE
11 443 (6.94%) .NET Framework
12 408 (6.39%) Ajax
13 398 (6.24%) Hibernate
14 373 (5.84%) SOAP
15 354 (5.55%) JSON
16 347 (5.44%) ASP.NET MVC
17 288 (4.51%) RESTful
18 285 (4.47%) WCF
19 284 (4.45%) REST
20 265 (4.15%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 849 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
2 684 (10.72%) Computer Science
3 389 (6.10%) Open Source
4 269 (4.21%) Management Information System
5 242 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
6 197 (3.09%) Mathematics
7 173 (2.71%) Data Integration
8 172 (2.70%) Visualisation
9 153 (2.40%) Mobile App
10 145 (2.27%) User Experience
11 141 (2.21%) Client/Server
12 136 (2.13%) Fixed Income
13 134 (2.10%) Clustering
14 129 (2.02%) Data Structures
15 128 (2.01%) Replication
16 124 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 123 (1.93%) N-Tier
18 120 (1.88%) Hedge funds
19 117 (1.83%) Algorithms
20 101 (1.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1401 (21.95%) Linux
2 1019 (15.97%) Windows
3 945 (14.81%) UNIX
4 175 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 174 (2.73%) Android
6 167 (2.62%) Solaris
7 105 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 105 (1.65%) Apple iOS
8 100 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 95 (1.49%) AIX
10 89 (1.39%) HPUX
11 87 (1.36%) CentOS
12 63 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 49 (0.77%) Ubuntu
14 38 (0.60%) Debian
15 34 (0.53%) zOS
16 33 (0.52%) SUSE
17 31 (0.49%) OS/400
18 29 (0.45%) Windows XP
19 25 (0.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1805 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
2 1297 (20.32%) OO
3 915 (14.34%) MVC
4 840 (13.16%) TDD
5 817 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
6 803 (12.58%) Software Engineering
7 677 (10.61%) Scrum
8 599 (9.39%) ETL
9 485 (7.60%) Data Modelling
10 478 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
11 450 (7.05%) OOP
12 439 (6.88%) SOA
13 431 (6.75%) Analytics
14 406 (6.36%) Web Development
15 399 (6.25%) E-Commerce
16 371 (5.81%) Mentoring
17 353 (5.53%) Project Management
18 335 (5.25%) Multithreading
19 334 (5.23%) Performance Tuning
20 316 (4.95%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3595 (56.33%) SQL
2 2101 (32.92%) Java
3 1760 (27.58%) JavaScript
4 1382 (21.65%) C#
5 715 (11.20%) T-SQL
6 613 (9.61%) PHP
7 524 (8.21%) Python
8 455 (7.13%) PL/SQL
9 441 (6.91%) C++
10 407 (6.38%) Perl
11 321 (5.03%) Ruby
12 283 (4.43%) VB.NET
13 246 (3.85%) Shell Script
14 192 (3.01%) VBA
15 175 (2.74%) VB
16 154 (2.41%) C
17 149 (2.33%) Bash Shell
18 100 (1.57%) PowerShell
19 85 (1.33%) Scala
20 75 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1359 (21.29%) Degree
2 163 (2.55%) VCP4
3 149 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 115 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 102 (1.60%) SC Cleared
6 51 (0.80%) ISEB
7 47 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
8 40 (0.63%) MCP
9 39 (0.61%) PhD
10 38 (0.60%) OCP
11 36 (0.56%) DV Cleared
12 34 (0.53%) MCSD
13 30 (0.47%) ISTQB
13 30 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 29 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
15 28 (0.44%) MCITP
16 26 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 24 (0.38%) CISSP
18 20 (0.31%) Sun Certification
18 20 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 400 (6.27%) QA
2 84 (1.32%) SLA
3 39 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 30 (0.47%) COBIT
4 30 (0.47%) ISO 8583
5 28 (0.44%) Data Quality
6 21 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 19 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 18 (0.28%) WAI
9 12 (0.19%) PCI DSS
10 9 (0.14%) ISO 14001
11 8 (0.13%) PMBOK
12 7 (0.11%) COREP
13 6 (0.094%) Basel III
14 4 (0.063%) FINREP
14 4 (0.063%) CRD IV
15 3 (0.047%) Basel II
15 3 (0.047%) Dodd-Frank
16 2 (0.031%) GCP
17 1 (0.016%) HL7
System Software
1 179 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 118 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
3 78 (1.22%) Active Directory
4 75 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 74 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
6 56 (0.88%) vSphere
7 43 (0.67%) KVM
8 31 (0.49%) VMware ESX
9 29 (0.45%) Docker
10 20 (0.31%) Varnish
11 17 (0.27%) HDFS
12 15 (0.24%) NFS
12 15 (0.24%) vCloud
13 13 (0.20%) XenServer
14 12 (0.19%) Postfix
14 12 (0.19%) Apache Flume
14 12 (0.19%) Samba
15 11 (0.17%) Xen
16 9 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 8 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 194 (3.04%) Puppet
2 154 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
3 81 (1.27%) Data Guard
4 56 (0.88%) Ansible
5 52 (0.81%) Nagios
6 45 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 39 (0.61%) Tivoli
8 34 (0.53%) Vagrant
9 16 (0.25%) ZABBIX
9 16 (0.25%) Cacti
9 16 (0.25%) Salt
10 15 (0.24%) NetBackup
10 15 (0.24%) StatsD
11 14 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
11 14 (0.22%) Oozie
12 12 (0.19%) Graphite
13 11 (0.17%) OpenView
13 11 (0.17%) Cobbler
13 11 (0.17%) OpenAM
13 11 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2132 (33.41%) Oracle
2 1303 (20.42%) Microsoft
3 322 (5.05%) IBM
4 285 (4.47%) Sybase
5 236 (3.70%) VMware
6 222 (3.48%) Business Objects
7 209 (3.27%) Red Hat
8 168 (2.63%) SAP
9 150 (2.35%) HP
10 144 (2.26%) Tableau
11 141 (2.21%) Google
12 130 (2.04%) Cognos
13 103 (1.61%) Informatica
14 73 (1.14%) Zend
15 69 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
16 68 (1.07%) Sun
17 66 (1.03%) NetApp
18 64 (1.00%) Cisco
19 55 (0.86%) Sitecore
20 52 (0.81%) Citrix
Ware, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Capita
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + 15% bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Markit Group Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per hour
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago