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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 97 80 94
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 3035 3433 3360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.88% 3.30% 3.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.63% 10.38% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2400 2676 2900
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
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
31506 33082 36622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.88% 31.83% 33.03%
Number of salaries quoted 27074 28074 32591
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
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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 -23 2747 £45,000 - 382
London -15 1262 £55,000 - 169
South East -20 472 £40,000 -8.04% 57
City of London -22 308 £55,000 -4.34% 59
East of England -15 244 £45,000 +5.88% 35
Scotland +11 210 £42,500 +6.25% 22
West Midlands -2 193 £38,750 +3.33% 16
North West +3 187 £37,500 - 39
South West -33 158 £37,500 - 26
Berkshire +2 149 £47,500 +5.55% 17
Yorkshire -27 147 £40,000 +14.28% 27
Hertfordshire +9 119 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Glasgow +7 113 £40,000 - 11
Manchester -1 111 £37,500 +7.14% 27
West Yorkshire -28 105 £40,000 +14.28% 17
Leeds -19 86 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Birmingham +8 84 £36,500 -8.75% 5
Surrey -24 83 £43,500 +2.35% 13
Hampshire -9 73 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Cambridgeshire -10 65 £45,000 +2.27% 16
Edinburgh +22 64 £41,500 +3.75% 7
East Midlands -21 62 £39,250 -1.87% 10
Oxfordshire +2 50 £38,250 -15.00% 12
Cheshire -12 48 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Cambridge -10 46 £45,000 -2.70% 11
Buckinghamshire +22 44 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Bristol -16 43 £35,000 -22.22% 9
Reading -1 39 £58,000 +5.45% 5
Gloucestershire +6 38 £45,000 - 5
Watford -14 36 £42,500 +6.25% 2

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3650 (56.41%) SQL
2 2906 (44.91%) RDBMS
3 2644 (40.87%) SQL Server
4 2235 (34.54%) Oracle
5 2153 (33.28%) Java
6 1823 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
7 1732 (26.77%) JavaScript
8 1621 (25.05%) .NET
9 1619 (25.02%) HTML
10 1574 (24.33%) Finance
11 1405 (21.72%) C#
12 1365 (21.10%) Linux
13 1346 (20.80%) OO
14 1342 (20.74%) Degree
15 1286 (19.88%) Microsoft
16 1241 (19.18%) CSS
17 1163 (17.98%) MySQL
18 1161 (17.94%) XML
19 1081 (16.71%) Web Services
20 1021 (15.78%) Windows
21 940 (14.53%) MVC
22 924 (14.28%) UNIX
23 913 (14.11%) ASP.NET
24 856 (13.23%) Business Intelligence
25 846 (13.08%) jQuery
26 826 (12.77%) MS Excel
27 823 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
28 773 (11.95%) Software Engineering
29 753 (11.64%) TDD
30 742 (11.47%) Spring

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 469 (7.25%) Tomcat
2 330 (5.10%) Apache
3 309 (4.78%) JBoss
4 308 (4.76%) WebLogic
5 293 (4.53%) WebSphere
6 229 (3.54%) SharePoint
7 221 (3.42%) CMS
8 186 (2.87%) IIS
9 157 (2.43%) SAS
10 122 (1.89%) Node.js
11 88 (1.36%) Drupal
12 86 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
13 83 (1.28%) WordPress
14 81 (1.25%) nginx
15 63 (0.97%) MQSeries
16 49 (0.76%) GlassFish
17 48 (0.74%) OpenStack
18 47 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
18 47 (0.73%) Apache Solr
18 47 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 826 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 182 (2.81%) MS Office
3 56 (0.87%) SPSS
4 44 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 42 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 28 (0.43%) MS Project
6 28 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 23 (0.36%) Photoshop
8 22 (0.34%) PowerPivot
9 19 (0.29%) InfoPath
10 13 (0.20%) CPLEX
11 11 (0.17%) FastStats
12 9 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
13 6 (0.093%) PrintSoft PReS
14 4 (0.062%) LaTeX
15 3 (0.046%) Mingle
16 2 (0.031%) Fireworks
17 1 (0.015%) AutoCAD
17 1 (0.015%) Stata
Business Applications
1 82 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
2 56 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 43 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 43 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 41 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
5 40 (0.62%) Google Analytics
6 35 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
7 23 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
8 21 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
9 20 (0.31%) Towers Watson Igloo
10 17 (0.26%) Magento
11 16 (0.25%) Sentinel
11 16 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
12 13 (0.20%) Temenos T24
13 10 (0.15%) RiskWrite
14 9 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
14 9 (0.14%) Markit EDM
15 8 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
16 7 (0.11%) LatentZero
16 7 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 119 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (1.50%) SaaS
3 71 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
4 56 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 51 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 48 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
7 40 (0.62%) PaaS
8 36 (0.56%) GitHub
9 17 (0.26%) Amazon S3
10 14 (0.22%) IaaS
10 14 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
11 13 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
12 12 (0.19%) Heroku
13 11 (0.17%) IBM SmartCloud
14 9 (0.14%) CloudBees
14 9 (0.14%) Google App Engine
15 8 (0.12%) Force.com
16 7 (0.11%) Pure360
17 6 (0.093%) Route 53
18 4 (0.062%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 288 (4.45%) Internet
2 174 (2.69%) HTTP
3 141 (2.18%) TCP/IP
4 95 (1.47%) SSL
5 83 (1.28%) Firewall
6 78 (1.21%) SAN
7 75 (1.16%) DNS
8 66 (1.02%) LDAP
9 40 (0.62%) WAN
10 38 (0.59%) LAN
11 32 (0.49%) VoIP
11 32 (0.49%) SSH
12 29 (0.45%) NAS
13 27 (0.42%) Network Security
14 26 (0.40%) VPN
14 26 (0.40%) SMTP
15 21 (0.32%) Broadband
16 20 (0.31%) FTP
17 15 (0.23%) MPLS
18 14 (0.22%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2906 (44.91%) RDBMS
2 2644 (40.87%) SQL Server
3 1163 (17.98%) MySQL
4 622 (9.61%) Data Warehouse
5 596 (9.21%) Oracle Database
6 588 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 564 (8.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 522 (8.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 419 (6.48%) NoSQL
10 310 (4.79%) DB2
11 307 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
12 305 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
13 292 (4.51%) MongoDB
14 275 (4.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 233 (3.60%) Big Data
16 224 (3.46%) Oracle Database 11g
17 202 (3.12%) SQL Server 2005
18 169 (2.61%) Hadoop
19 156 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
20 154 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 503 (7.77%) Git (software)
2 424 (6.55%) Subversion
3 347 (5.36%) Visual Studio
4 338 (5.22%) Maven
5 291 (4.50%) JUnit
6 279 (4.31%) Eclipse
7 262 (4.05%) Jenkins
8 212 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 174 (2.69%) Ant
10 168 (2.60%) Selenium
11 147 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
12 127 (1.96%) JIRA
13 126 (1.95%) Cucumber
14 114 (1.76%) Hudson
15 95 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 59 (0.91%) Mockito
17 55 (0.85%) Toad
17 55 (0.85%) NUnit
18 54 (0.83%) NetBeans
19 51 (0.79%) GCC
General
1 1574 (24.33%) Finance
2 474 (7.33%) Banking
3 372 (5.75%) Marketing
4 295 (4.56%) Retail
5 173 (2.67%) Front Office
6 146 (2.26%) Games
7 143 (2.21%) Telecoms
8 132 (2.04%) Investment Banking
9 111 (1.72%) Back Office
10 93 (1.44%) Advertising
11 69 (1.07%) Publishing
12 63 (0.97%) Legal
13 60 (0.93%) French Language
14 45 (0.70%) Manufacturing
15 42 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
16 40 (0.62%) Financial Institution
17 35 (0.54%) German Language
18 23 (0.36%) Billing
18 23 (0.36%) Automotive
19 21 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 3206 (49.55%) Developer
2 889 (13.74%) Analyst
3 870 (13.45%) Java Developer
4 492 (7.60%) Senior Developer
5 418 (6.46%) Architect
6 416 (6.43%) DBA
7 415 (6.41%) .NET Developer
8 343 (5.30%) C# Developer
9 317 (4.90%) Consultant
10 313 (4.84%) Software Engineer
11 276 (4.27%) Software Developer
12 269 (4.16%) Administrator
13 258 (3.99%) Web Developer
14 226 (3.49%) PHP Developer
15 221 (3.42%) Junior
16 212 (3.28%) Business Analyst
17 206 (3.18%) C# .NET Developer
18 193 (2.98%) Data Analyst
19 189 (2.92%) SQL DBA
20 184 (2.84%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1621 (25.05%) .NET
2 1619 (25.02%) HTML
3 1241 (19.18%) CSS
4 1161 (17.94%) XML
5 1081 (16.71%) Web Services
6 913 (14.11%) ASP.NET
7 846 (13.08%) jQuery
8 742 (11.47%) Spring
9 524 (8.10%) HTML5
10 476 (7.36%) .NET Framework
11 460 (7.11%) J2EE
12 433 (6.69%) Ajax
13 425 (6.57%) Hibernate
14 400 (6.18%) SOAP
15 345 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 329 (5.09%) JSON
17 304 (4.70%) REST
18 298 (4.61%) WCF
19 274 (4.23%) JSP
20 270 (4.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 823 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
2 664 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 409 (6.32%) Open Source
4 242 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 234 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
6 188 (2.91%) Mathematics
7 183 (2.83%) Data Integration
8 168 (2.60%) Mobile App
9 157 (2.43%) Visualisation
9 157 (2.43%) Fixed Income
10 148 (2.29%) Client/Server
10 148 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 137 (2.12%) N-Tier
12 135 (2.09%) User Experience
13 120 (1.85%) Data Structures
14 111 (1.72%) Replication
15 109 (1.68%) Derivative
15 109 (1.68%) Clustering
16 102 (1.58%) Hedge funds
17 98 (1.51%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1365 (21.10%) Linux
2 1021 (15.78%) Windows
3 924 (14.28%) UNIX
4 173 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 155 (2.40%) Solaris
6 154 (2.38%) Android
7 103 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 102 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 93 (1.44%) AIX
9 93 (1.44%) HPUX
10 90 (1.39%) Apple iOS
11 72 (1.11%) CentOS
12 71 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
13 48 (0.74%) Ubuntu
14 35 (0.54%) zOS
15 32 (0.49%) SUSE
16 30 (0.46%) Debian
16 30 (0.46%) OS/400
17 27 (0.42%) Windows XP
18 25 (0.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1823 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1346 (20.80%) OO
3 940 (14.53%) MVC
4 856 (13.23%) Business Intelligence
5 773 (11.95%) Software Engineering
6 753 (11.64%) TDD
7 706 (10.91%) Scrum
8 634 (9.80%) ETL
9 512 (7.91%) OOP
10 504 (7.79%) Data Modelling
11 459 (7.09%) E-Commerce
12 449 (6.94%) Analytics
13 444 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
14 428 (6.62%) SOA
15 423 (6.54%) Web Development
16 393 (6.07%) Mentoring
17 373 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
18 370 (5.72%) Project Management
19 363 (5.61%) Multithreading
20 305 (4.71%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3650 (56.41%) SQL
2 2153 (33.28%) Java
3 1732 (26.77%) JavaScript
4 1405 (21.72%) C#
5 739 (11.42%) T-SQL
6 616 (9.52%) PHP
7 487 (7.53%) Python
8 452 (6.99%) PL/SQL
9 446 (6.89%) C++
10 361 (5.58%) Perl
11 297 (4.59%) Ruby
12 261 (4.03%) Shell Script
13 257 (3.97%) VB.NET
14 203 (3.14%) VBA
15 190 (2.94%) VB
16 145 (2.24%) C
17 135 (2.09%) Bash Shell
18 87 (1.34%) PowerShell
19 73 (1.13%) VBScript
20 68 (1.05%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1342 (20.74%) Degree
2 137 (2.12%) Security Cleared
3 96 (1.48%) SC Cleared
3 96 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 60 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
5 55 (0.85%) ISEB
6 50 (0.77%) OCP
7 39 (0.60%) PhD
8 30 (0.46%) MCSD
8 30 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 29 (0.45%) MCP
9 29 (0.45%) CISSP
9 29 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 29 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
10 26 (0.40%) Sun Certification
10 26 (0.40%) ISTQB
11 25 (0.39%) MCITP
12 23 (0.36%) DV Cleared
13 16 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (0.25%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 434 (6.71%) QA
2 99 (1.53%) SLA
3 36 (0.56%) ISO 9001
4 35 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 33 (0.51%) COBIT
6 26 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 22 (0.34%) ISO 8583
7 22 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (0.23%) WAI
9 13 (0.20%) PCI DSS
10 7 (0.11%) COREP
11 6 (0.093%) Basel III
11 6 (0.093%) ISO 14001
12 4 (0.062%) FINREP
12 4 (0.062%) CRD IV
12 4 (0.062%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.031%) HL7
13 2 (0.031%) Basel II
14 1 (0.015%) GxP
14 1 (0.015%) GAMP
System Software
1 166 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 119 (1.84%) Oracle RAC
3 85 (1.31%) Active Directory
4 67 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
5 58 (0.90%) Hyper-V
6 49 (0.76%) vSphere
7 41 (0.63%) KVM
8 29 (0.45%) VMware ESX
9 20 (0.31%) HDFS
10 17 (0.26%) Varnish
11 14 (0.22%) NFS
12 12 (0.19%) Docker
12 12 (0.19%) Apache Flume
13 11 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 11 (0.17%) vCloud
14 9 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 9 (0.14%) XenServer
14 9 (0.14%) Firmware
15 8 (0.12%) LXC
16 7 (0.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 171 (2.64%) Puppet
2 141 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
3 87 (1.34%) Data Guard
4 57 (0.88%) Nagios
5 54 (0.83%) Ansible
6 43 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 42 (0.65%) Vagrant
8 37 (0.57%) Tivoli
9 24 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
10 19 (0.29%) Graphite
11 17 (0.26%) Cacti
12 15 (0.23%) StatsD
13 13 (0.20%) Oozie
13 13 (0.20%) NetBackup
14 12 (0.19%) OpenView
14 12 (0.19%) ZABBIX
14 12 (0.19%) CFEngine
14 12 (0.19%) Salt
15 11 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
15 11 (0.17%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 2235 (34.54%) Oracle
2 1286 (19.88%) Microsoft
3 367 (5.67%) IBM
4 278 (4.30%) Sybase
5 218 (3.37%) Business Objects
6 217 (3.35%) VMware
7 173 (2.67%) Red Hat
8 163 (2.52%) HP
9 161 (2.49%) SAP
10 154 (2.38%) Google
11 147 (2.27%) Cognos
12 141 (2.18%) Informatica
13 122 (1.89%) Tableau
14 72 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
15 71 (1.10%) Sun
16 62 (0.96%) Zend
17 60 (0.93%) Cisco
18 58 (0.90%) NetApp
19 54 (0.83%) Sitecore
20 53 (0.82%) Teradata
Goole, North Humberside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 7 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive Basic + up to 20% bonus, 25 days A/L, pension & heathcare
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 60,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 58,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 55,000
Posted: 10 hours ago