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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 86 82 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 3514 3778 3569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.17% 3.25% 3.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.43% 10.51% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2742 2921 2882
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,921 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +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
33682 35940 33727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.35% 30.87% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 28524 30307 29084
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £69,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -4 3167 £47,500 +5.55% 364
London -5 1443 £59,250 +12.85% 133
South East +1 592 £45,000 +10.42% 55
City of London +14 310 £55,000 +4.76% 41
Scotland +6 272 £40,000 -4.19% 13
North West -1 236 £38,750 -3.12% 60
East of England -9 234 £37,500 -11.76% 28
South West -27 214 £45,000 +28.57% 24
Yorkshire -3 182 £40,000 +6.66% 26
Glasgow -5 149 £45,000 +5.88% 8
West Midlands -28 142 £40,000 +23.07% 18
Berkshire +35 141 £47,500 +11.76% 12
Surrey -10 126 £47,500 +5.55% 12
West Yorkshire -10 123 £45,000 +20.00% 13
Manchester -7 122 £40,000 -5.88% 21
East Midlands -2 97 £37,500 -6.25% 15
Edinburgh +27 92 £36,500 -12.04% 2
Hampshire +10 92 £45,000 +34.32% 12
Hertfordshire +14 91 £40,000 -15.78% 9
Leeds -12 91 £50,000 +33.33% 13
Bristol -8 67 £50,000 +37.93% 5
Buckinghamshire -19 63 £40,125 +11.45% 6
Oxfordshire +28 59 £42,000 +20.00% 3
Reading +24 59 £45,000 -23.40% 8
Cambridgeshire -4 53 £40,000 +3.89% 11
Dorset +6 52 £52,500 +10.52% 3
East Sussex +12 50 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Bournemouth +8 49 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Brighton +16 47 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Milton Keynes +5 47 £37,500 -6.25% 5

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3575 (52.99%) SQL
2 2800 (41.51%) RDBMS
3 2635 (39.06%) SQL Server
4 2542 (37.68%) Oracle
5 2407 (35.68%) Java
6 1965 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
7 1691 (25.07%) JavaScript
8 1640 (24.31%) Finance
9 1612 (23.90%) Linux
10 1568 (23.24%) .NET
11 1519 (22.52%) HTML
12 1489 (22.07%) Degree
13 1472 (21.82%) C#
14 1309 (19.40%) Microsoft
15 1169 (17.33%) CSS
16 1108 (16.42%) XML
17 1073 (15.91%) UNIX
18 1069 (15.85%) Web Services
19 1056 (15.65%) MySQL
20 1026 (15.21%) Windows
21 1008 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
22 1003 (14.87%) TDD
23 979 (14.51%) OO
24 920 (13.64%) Computer Science
25 898 (13.31%) Business Intelligence
26 856 (12.69%) Oracle Database
27 846 (12.54%) Software Engineering
28 777 (11.52%) Data Warehouse
29 767 (11.37%) Spring
30 766 (11.35%) Python

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 407 (6.03%) Apache
2 396 (5.87%) Tomcat
3 332 (4.92%) JBoss
4 331 (4.91%) WebLogic
5 289 (4.28%) WebSphere
6 257 (3.81%) SharePoint
7 194 (2.88%) Node.js
8 176 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
9 159 (2.36%) IIS
10 153 (2.27%) SAS
11 150 (2.22%) CMS
12 138 (2.05%) Apache Spark
13 92 (1.36%) Apache Solr
14 76 (1.13%) Apache Pig
15 69 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
16 52 (0.77%) nginx
17 50 (0.74%) Confluence
17 50 (0.74%) OpenStack
18 47 (0.70%) GlassFish
18 47 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 738 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 199 (2.95%) MS Office
3 96 (1.42%) SPSS
4 58 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 57 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 41 (0.61%) MS Project
7 32 (0.47%) PowerPivot
8 20 (0.30%) Photoshop
8 20 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
9 17 (0.25%) InfoPath
10 11 (0.16%) FastStats
11 7 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (0.044%) Weka
12 3 (0.044%) CPLEX
12 3 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.044%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.030%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.015%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.015%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.015%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 133 (1.97%) Oracle EBS
2 74 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 72 (1.07%) Oracle Applications
4 67 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
5 59 (0.87%) Oracle 11i
6 36 (0.53%) Magento
7 29 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
8 28 (0.42%) Temenos T24
8 28 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 27 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
10 25 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
11 20 (0.30%) Markit EDM
12 18 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
13 14 (0.21%) Northgate Housing
14 11 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
14 11 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
14 11 (0.16%) ION MarketView
15 10 (0.15%) BASE24
16 9 (0.13%) Unica
16 9 (0.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 346 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 183 (2.71%) SaaS
3 94 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 72 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
5 64 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
6 59 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
7 57 (0.84%) Office 365
8 46 (0.68%) IaaS
9 45 (0.67%) Google Analytics
10 43 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
11 39 (0.58%) PaaS
12 24 (0.36%) Sumo Logic
12 24 (0.36%) IBM PureFlex
13 23 (0.34%) Google App Engine
14 20 (0.30%) GitHub
15 13 (0.19%) OpenShift
16 11 (0.16%) Amazon S3
16 11 (0.16%) Force.com
17 8 (0.12%) Heroku
18 7 (0.10%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 360 (5.34%) Internet
2 211 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 188 (2.79%) HTTP
4 130 (1.93%) DNS
5 107 (1.59%) SAN
6 104 (1.54%) Firewall
7 71 (1.05%) SMTP
8 69 (1.02%) WAN
9 66 (0.98%) LAN
10 58 (0.86%) SSL
11 48 (0.71%) Network Security
12 47 (0.70%) LDAP
13 45 (0.67%) ATM
14 44 (0.65%) Intranet
15 42 (0.62%) VPN
16 34 (0.50%) NAS
17 31 (0.46%) FTP
18 30 (0.44%) DHCP
19 29 (0.43%) OSPF
19 29 (0.43%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2800 (41.51%) RDBMS
2 2635 (39.06%) SQL Server
3 1056 (15.65%) MySQL
4 856 (12.69%) Oracle Database
5 777 (11.52%) Data Warehouse
6 611 (9.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 601 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 495 (7.34%) NoSQL
9 430 (6.37%) Oracle Database 11g
10 404 (5.99%) Big Data
11 396 (5.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 390 (5.78%) MongoDB
13 354 (5.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 326 (4.83%) Hadoop
15 316 (4.68%) PostgreSQL
16 299 (4.43%) DB2
17 233 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
18 201 (2.98%) Apache Cassandra
19 196 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
20 184 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 571 (8.46%) Git (software)
2 453 (6.72%) Subversion
3 408 (6.05%) Maven
4 338 (5.01%) Jenkins
5 276 (4.09%) Visual Studio
6 268 (3.97%) JUnit
7 264 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 196 (2.91%) JIRA
9 183 (2.71%) Ant
10 178 (2.64%) Selenium
11 161 (2.39%) Eclipse
12 119 (1.76%) Oracle Forms
13 100 (1.48%) Cucumber
14 92 (1.36%) Talend Open Studio
15 80 (1.19%) Hudson
16 62 (0.92%) TeamCity
17 59 (0.87%) Mockito
18 55 (0.82%) Grunt
19 54 (0.80%) WebDriver
20 51 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1640 (24.31%) Finance
2 533 (7.90%) Banking
3 353 (5.23%) Retail
4 295 (4.37%) Marketing
5 253 (3.75%) Telecoms
6 209 (3.10%) Front Office
7 156 (2.31%) Games
8 119 (1.76%) Investment Banking
9 117 (1.73%) Legal
10 104 (1.54%) Back Office
11 100 (1.48%) Financial Institution
12 66 (0.98%) Advertising
13 63 (0.93%) Manufacturing
14 60 (0.89%) Publishing
15 53 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
16 49 (0.73%) Retail Banking
17 41 (0.61%) French Language
18 36 (0.53%) Military
19 34 (0.50%) German Language
19 34 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3082 (45.69%) Developer
2 783 (11.61%) Java Developer
3 758 (11.24%) Analyst
4 673 (9.98%) Senior Developer
5 556 (8.24%) DBA
6 503 (7.46%) Architect
7 415 (6.15%) .NET Developer
8 349 (5.17%) C# Developer
9 348 (5.16%) Consultant
10 334 (4.95%) Administrator
11 320 (4.74%) Software Engineer
12 291 (4.31%) Software Developer
13 279 (4.14%) Oracle DBA
14 251 (3.72%) C# .NET Developer
15 246 (3.65%) Applications Support
16 221 (3.28%) Senior Java Developer
17 218 (3.23%) Junior
18 216 (3.20%) Web Developer
19 198 (2.94%) PHP Developer
20 188 (2.79%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1568 (23.24%) .NET
2 1519 (22.52%) HTML
3 1169 (17.33%) CSS
4 1108 (16.42%) XML
5 1069 (15.85%) Web Services
6 767 (11.37%) Spring
7 755 (11.19%) ASP.NET
8 712 (10.55%) jQuery
9 506 (7.50%) Hibernate
10 483 (7.16%) J2EE
11 425 (6.30%) SOAP
12 383 (5.68%) HTML5
13 372 (5.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 331 (4.91%) REST
15 327 (4.85%) JSON
16 326 (4.83%) Middleware
17 289 (4.28%) Ajax
17 289 (4.28%) .NET Framework
18 282 (4.18%) AngularJS
19 281 (4.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1008 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
2 920 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 280 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
4 256 (3.79%) Management Information System
5 247 (3.66%) Mathematics
6 222 (3.29%) Data Structures
7 209 (3.10%) Replication
8 204 (3.02%) User Experience
9 190 (2.82%) Algorithms
10 183 (2.71%) Visualisation
11 154 (2.28%) Data Integration
12 148 (2.19%) Clustering
13 145 (2.15%) Client/Server
14 143 (2.12%) Hedge funds
15 126 (1.87%) Data Centre
16 117 (1.73%) N-Tier
17 114 (1.69%) Derivative
18 108 (1.60%) Mobile App
19 107 (1.59%) Statistics
20 100 (1.48%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1612 (23.90%) Linux
2 1073 (15.91%) UNIX
3 1026 (15.21%) Windows
4 176 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 169 (2.51%) Solaris
6 111 (1.65%) Apple iOS
7 105 (1.56%) Android
7 105 (1.56%) Ubuntu
8 103 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 96 (1.42%) AIX
10 86 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 83 (1.23%) Debian
12 66 (0.98%) Windows 7
13 63 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
14 57 (0.84%) CentOS
14 57 (0.84%) HPUX
15 50 (0.74%) Mac OS X
16 43 (0.64%) SUSE
17 37 (0.55%) Windows XP
17 37 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1965 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
2 1003 (14.87%) TDD
3 979 (14.51%) OO
4 898 (13.31%) Business Intelligence
5 846 (12.54%) Software Engineering
6 766 (11.35%) MVC
7 657 (9.74%) Scrum
8 633 (9.38%) ETL
9 585 (8.67%) Analytics
10 517 (7.66%) Continuous Integration
11 491 (7.28%) SDLC
12 483 (7.16%) Performance Tuning
13 479 (7.10%) Mentoring
14 465 (6.89%) SOA
15 436 (6.46%) Open Source
16 408 (6.05%) Data Modelling
17 404 (5.99%) Unit Testing
18 380 (5.63%) E-Commerce
18 380 (5.63%) Project Management
19 356 (5.28%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3575 (52.99%) SQL
2 2407 (35.68%) Java
3 1691 (25.07%) JavaScript
4 1472 (21.82%) C#
5 766 (11.35%) Python
6 625 (9.26%) T-SQL
7 600 (8.89%) Perl
8 586 (8.69%) PHP
9 563 (8.35%) PL/SQL
10 480 (7.12%) C++
11 382 (5.66%) Ruby
12 325 (4.82%) C
13 302 (4.48%) Shell Script
14 272 (4.03%) Bash Shell
15 248 (3.68%) Scala
16 221 (3.28%) VB.NET
17 155 (2.30%) VB
18 142 (2.10%) VBA
19 125 (1.85%) PowerShell
20 122 (1.81%) R
Qualifications
1 1489 (22.07%) Degree
2 176 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 138 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 134 (1.99%) Oracle Certification
5 109 (1.62%) SC Cleared
6 96 (1.42%) OCP
7 89 (1.32%) ISEB
7 89 (1.32%) DV Cleared
8 64 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
9 55 (0.82%) MCP
10 29 (0.43%) PhD
10 29 (0.43%) ISTQB
11 26 (0.39%) MCDBA
12 25 (0.37%) MCITP
13 21 (0.31%) Brainbench
14 20 (0.30%) OCA
15 19 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
16 18 (0.27%) PMI Certification
16 18 (0.27%) MCSD
16 18 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 440 (6.52%) QA
2 113 (1.68%) SLA
3 35 (0.52%) Data Quality
4 29 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 24 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (0.18%) HL7
8 9 (0.13%) ISO 14001
8 9 (0.13%) COBIT
9 6 (0.089%) Basel II
10 5 (0.074%) WAI
11 4 (0.059%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.044%) Section 508
12 3 (0.044%) ISO 8583
13 2 (0.030%) EMIR
13 2 (0.030%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.030%) Solvency II
14 1 (0.015%) AIFMD
14 1 (0.015%) MiFID
14 1 (0.015%) CRD IV
System Software
1 243 (3.60%) Oracle RAC
2 239 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (1.32%) Active Directory
4 76 (1.13%) Docker
5 67 (0.99%) Hyper-V
6 52 (0.77%) HDFS
7 46 (0.68%) Varnish
8 37 (0.55%) Apache Flume
8 37 (0.55%) KVM
9 34 (0.50%) VMware ESX
10 33 (0.49%) Xen
11 31 (0.46%) Oracle Clusterware
12 28 (0.42%) iptables
13 27 (0.40%) VirtualBox
13 27 (0.40%) IMail Server
14 26 (0.39%) Samba
15 25 (0.37%) XenServer
16 23 (0.34%) vSphere
17 22 (0.33%) Postfix
18 12 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 243 (3.60%) Oracle RMAN
2 221 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
3 220 (3.26%) Puppet
4 213 (3.16%) Data Guard
5 101 (1.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 54 (0.80%) Nagios
6 54 (0.80%) Ansible
7 46 (0.68%) ZABBIX
8 43 (0.64%) Salt
9 37 (0.55%) Tivoli
10 33 (0.49%) Vagrant
11 29 (0.43%) Kubernetes
12 27 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
13 17 (0.25%) Mesos
14 14 (0.21%) Control-M
15 12 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 12 (0.18%) Oracle Flashback
16 11 (0.16%) SCOM
17 10 (0.15%) logstash
18 9 (0.13%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2542 (37.68%) Oracle
2 1309 (19.40%) Microsoft
3 371 (5.50%) Sybase
4 294 (4.36%) VMware
5 246 (3.65%) IBM
6 222 (3.29%) Red Hat
7 157 (2.33%) Google
8 141 (2.09%) SAP
9 134 (1.99%) Informatica
10 127 (1.88%) Cognos
11 122 (1.81%) Tableau
12 93 (1.38%) HP
13 92 (1.36%) Talend
14 78 (1.16%) Citrix
14 78 (1.16%) MicroStrategy
15 73 (1.08%) Zend
16 69 (1.02%) Teradata
17 65 (0.96%) Netezza
18 64 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
18 64 (0.95%) Sun
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