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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 95 84 93
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 3216 3897 3233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.01% 3.30% 3.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.54% 10.48% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2526 3144 2706
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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
33701 37175 33976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.54% 31.47% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 28457 31963 29395
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 May 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 May 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 -12 2885 £47,500 +5.55% 425
London -6 1399 £55,000 +4.76% 185
South East +5 586 £42,500 - 82
City of London -15 290 £52,500 +5.00% 52
Scotland +11 214 £42,500 - 26
East of England -49 212 £45,000 +6.25% 28
West Midlands +29 187 £37,500 +7.14% 20
Yorkshire -23 150 £37,500 - 21
South West -54 135 £42,500 - 28
Berkshire -34 119 £50,000 +12.35% 15
Surrey 0 118 £45,000 - 10
Glasgow -4 117 £45,000 - 5
North West -50 116 £37,500 +4.16% 38
West Yorkshire -32 92 £40,000 +5.26% 13
Hampshire +19 81 £40,000 -2.43% 13
East Midlands +14 81 £42,000 +13.51% 14
East Sussex +10 80 £40,000 -5.88% 14
Leeds -4 78 £40,000 +5.26% 7
Manchester -28 75 £37,500 - 22
Brighton +22 73 £40,000 -5.88% 14
Oxfordshire +60 71 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Buckinghamshire +29 68 £37,500 -1.96% 8
Hertfordshire -25 68 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Birmingham +18 66 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Milton Keynes +27 63 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Cambridgeshire -17 58 £42,500 +23.18% 12
Essex -12 54 £35,000 -19.54% 4
Edinburgh +4 50 £39,750 -6.47% 15
Cambridge +9 48 £41,250 +17.85% 11
Reading -22 45 £45,000 +1.12% 6

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 3511 (55.19%) SQL
2 2705 (42.52%) RDBMS
3 2566 (40.33%) SQL Server
4 2211 (34.75%) Java
5 2172 (34.14%) Oracle
6 1822 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
7 1669 (26.23%) JavaScript
8 1602 (25.18%) .NET
9 1559 (24.50%) HTML
10 1545 (24.28%) Finance
11 1523 (23.94%) Linux
12 1400 (22.01%) C#
13 1346 (21.16%) Degree
14 1276 (20.06%) Microsoft
15 1109 (17.43%) Web Services
16 1107 (17.40%) OO
17 1105 (17.37%) MySQL
18 1097 (17.24%) CSS
19 1074 (16.88%) XML
20 1046 (16.44%) Windows
21 978 (15.37%) UNIX
22 920 (14.46%) TDD
23 874 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
24 829 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
25 826 (12.98%) MS Excel
26 815 (12.81%) Software Engineering
27 811 (12.75%) ASP.NET
28 793 (12.46%) MVC
29 771 (12.12%) Spring
30 761 (11.96%) jQuery

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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
1 415 (6.52%) Tomcat
2 384 (6.04%) Apache
3 352 (5.53%) JBoss
4 284 (4.46%) WebSphere
5 280 (4.40%) WebLogic
6 232 (3.65%) SharePoint
7 189 (2.97%) Node.js
8 169 (2.66%) CMS
9 148 (2.33%) IIS
10 134 (2.11%) SAS
11 110 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
12 101 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
13 73 (1.15%) nginx
14 69 (1.08%) OpenStack
15 67 (1.05%) Apache Solr
16 60 (0.94%) Drupal
17 57 (0.90%) Apache Spark
18 56 (0.88%) Apache Pig
19 44 (0.69%) MQSeries
20 43 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 826 (12.98%) MS Excel
2 187 (2.94%) MS Office
3 59 (0.93%) SPSS
4 49 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 35 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 32 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 21 (0.33%) PowerPivot
7 21 (0.33%) InfoPath
7 21 (0.33%) MS Project
8 15 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.13%) FastStats
10 5 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.079%) PrintSoft PReS
10 5 (0.079%) CPLEX
11 4 (0.063%) LaTeX
12 2 (0.031%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.016%) Weka
13 1 (0.016%) Mingle
13 1 (0.016%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 82 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
2 74 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 53 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
4 38 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 32 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
6 28 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
7 23 (0.36%) Magento
8 20 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
9 16 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
9 16 (0.25%) Northgate Housing
10 14 (0.22%) Markit EDM
11 13 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 11 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 11 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
13 10 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
14 9 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
14 9 (0.14%) Summit
15 8 (0.13%) Towers Watson Igloo
16 7 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
16 7 (0.11%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 308 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (1.74%) SaaS
3 81 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 73 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 62 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 51 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
7 47 (0.74%) Google Analytics
8 41 (0.64%) PaaS
9 36 (0.57%) Office 365
10 33 (0.52%) IaaS
11 27 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
12 24 (0.38%) Google App Engine
13 20 (0.31%) Amazon S3
14 17 (0.27%) GitHub
15 14 (0.22%) Force.com
15 14 (0.22%) Heroku
16 13 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
17 12 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
17 12 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
18 11 (0.17%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 321 (5.05%) Internet
2 215 (3.38%) HTTP
3 200 (3.14%) TCP/IP
4 129 (2.03%) DNS
5 117 (1.84%) SSL
6 99 (1.56%) Firewall
7 96 (1.51%) SAN
8 71 (1.12%) LDAP
9 61 (0.96%) SMTP
10 54 (0.85%) VPN
11 51 (0.80%) LAN
11 51 (0.80%) WAN
12 45 (0.71%) Network Security
13 37 (0.58%) NAS
14 33 (0.52%) Intranet
15 30 (0.47%) SSH
16 29 (0.46%) FTP
17 28 (0.44%) OSPF
17 28 (0.44%) BGP
18 20 (0.31%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2705 (42.52%) RDBMS
2 2566 (40.33%) SQL Server
3 1105 (17.37%) MySQL
4 715 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
5 612 (9.62%) Oracle Database
6 585 (9.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 567 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 501 (7.87%) NoSQL
9 433 (6.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 374 (5.88%) MongoDB
11 352 (5.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 349 (5.49%) Big Data
13 344 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
14 307 (4.83%) DB2
15 241 (3.79%) Oracle Database 11g
16 239 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
17 222 (3.49%) Hadoop
18 206 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
19 164 (2.58%) Redis
20 159 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 583 (9.16%) Git (software)
2 406 (6.38%) Subversion
3 373 (5.86%) Maven
4 306 (4.81%) Jenkins
5 273 (4.29%) Visual Studio
6 224 (3.52%) JUnit
7 211 (3.32%) Eclipse
8 194 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 174 (2.73%) JIRA
10 156 (2.45%) Ant
11 125 (1.96%) Selenium
12 113 (1.78%) Oracle Forms
13 105 (1.65%) Cucumber
14 74 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
15 64 (1.01%) Hudson
16 58 (0.91%) Mercurial
17 57 (0.90%) Mockito
18 56 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 39 (0.61%) WebDriver
20 37 (0.58%) JMeter
General
1 1545 (24.28%) Finance
2 495 (7.78%) Banking
3 381 (5.99%) Retail
4 318 (5.00%) Marketing
5 174 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 159 (2.50%) Front Office
7 111 (1.74%) Games
8 86 (1.35%) Investment Banking
9 82 (1.29%) Legal
10 75 (1.18%) Advertising
11 61 (0.96%) Back Office
12 59 (0.93%) Publishing
13 58 (0.91%) Retail Banking
14 55 (0.86%) Financial Institution
15 46 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
16 44 (0.69%) Manufacturing
17 42 (0.66%) French Language
18 39 (0.61%) German Language
19 31 (0.49%) Automotive
20 27 (0.42%) Military
Job Titles
1 3088 (48.54%) Developer
2 778 (12.23%) Analyst
3 757 (11.90%) Java Developer
4 584 (9.18%) Senior Developer
5 466 (7.32%) Architect
6 419 (6.59%) DBA
7 391 (6.15%) .NET Developer
8 348 (5.47%) Software Engineer
9 333 (5.23%) C# Developer
10 305 (4.79%) Consultant
11 300 (4.72%) Software Developer
12 281 (4.42%) Administrator
13 228 (3.58%) C# .NET Developer
14 217 (3.41%) SQL Developer
15 204 (3.21%) Applications Support
16 195 (3.07%) Web Developer
17 190 (2.99%) PHP Developer
18 186 (2.92%) Senior Java Developer
18 186 (2.92%) SQL DBA
19 184 (2.89%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1602 (25.18%) .NET
2 1559 (24.50%) HTML
3 1109 (17.43%) Web Services
4 1097 (17.24%) CSS
5 1074 (16.88%) XML
6 811 (12.75%) ASP.NET
7 771 (12.12%) Spring
8 761 (11.96%) jQuery
9 475 (7.47%) Hibernate
10 459 (7.21%) J2EE
11 425 (6.68%) HTML5
12 382 (6.00%) SOAP
13 372 (5.85%) Ajax
14 353 (5.55%) .NET Framework
15 335 (5.27%) ASP.NET MVC
16 330 (5.19%) JSON
17 287 (4.51%) REST
18 284 (4.46%) RESTful
19 265 (4.17%) Java EE
20 264 (4.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 829 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
2 701 (11.02%) Computer Science
3 295 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
4 255 (4.01%) Management Information System
5 195 (3.07%) Mathematics
6 183 (2.88%) User Experience
7 154 (2.42%) Replication
8 152 (2.39%) Visualisation
9 146 (2.29%) Data Integration
10 145 (2.28%) Clustering
11 128 (2.01%) Algorithms
12 125 (1.96%) Data Structures
13 124 (1.95%) Client/Server
14 122 (1.92%) Data Centre
15 111 (1.74%) N-Tier
16 107 (1.68%) Fixed Income
17 106 (1.67%) Statistics
18 105 (1.65%) Mobile App
19 103 (1.62%) Hedge funds
20 89 (1.40%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1523 (23.94%) Linux
2 1046 (16.44%) Windows
3 978 (15.37%) UNIX
4 172 (2.70%) Android
5 169 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 146 (2.29%) Solaris
7 138 (2.17%) Apple iOS
8 100 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 93 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 89 (1.40%) CentOS
11 88 (1.38%) Ubuntu
12 66 (1.04%) AIX
13 60 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
14 59 (0.93%) HPUX
15 56 (0.88%) Debian
16 47 (0.74%) Windows 7
17 33 (0.52%) SUSE
18 31 (0.49%) Windows 8
18 31 (0.49%) Mac OS X
18 31 (0.49%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1822 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1107 (17.40%) OO
3 920 (14.46%) TDD
4 874 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
5 815 (12.81%) Software Engineering
6 793 (12.46%) MVC
7 635 (9.98%) Scrum
8 605 (9.51%) ETL
9 508 (7.98%) SDLC
10 475 (7.47%) Analytics
11 471 (7.40%) SOA
12 445 (6.99%) Data Modelling
13 436 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
14 402 (6.32%) Open Source
15 386 (6.07%) E-Commerce
16 357 (5.61%) Web Development
17 354 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
18 343 (5.39%) Unit Testing
19 336 (5.28%) OOP
19 336 (5.28%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3511 (55.19%) SQL
2 2211 (34.75%) Java
3 1669 (26.23%) JavaScript
4 1400 (22.01%) C#
5 715 (11.24%) T-SQL
6 641 (10.08%) Python
7 576 (9.05%) PHP
8 556 (8.74%) PL/SQL
9 515 (8.09%) Perl
10 476 (7.48%) C++
11 398 (6.26%) Ruby
12 280 (4.40%) VB.NET
13 270 (4.24%) C
14 241 (3.79%) Shell Script
15 209 (3.29%) Bash Shell
16 173 (2.72%) Scala
17 162 (2.55%) VBA
18 159 (2.50%) VB
19 111 (1.74%) PowerShell
20 88 (1.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1346 (21.16%) Degree
2 155 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 117 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 100 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 66 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
6 65 (1.02%) DV Cleared
7 53 (0.83%) MCP
7 53 (0.83%) ISEB
8 48 (0.75%) OCP
9 41 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
10 39 (0.61%) PhD
11 23 (0.36%) MCSD
12 21 (0.33%) ISTQB
13 19 (0.30%) MCITP
13 19 (0.30%) HND
14 17 (0.27%) CISSP
15 16 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 16 (0.25%) MCDBA
16 15 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
16 15 (0.24%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 392 (6.16%) QA
2 111 (1.74%) SLA
3 40 (0.63%) ISO 9001
4 34 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 22 (0.35%) ISO 8583
7 21 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 17 (0.27%) COBIT
9 15 (0.24%) WAI
10 14 (0.22%) ISO 14001
11 8 (0.13%) PCI DSS
12 7 (0.11%) Basel II
13 5 (0.079%) HL7
14 4 (0.063%) PMBOK
15 2 (0.031%) GCP
16 1 (0.016%) Basel III
16 1 (0.016%) CRD IV
System Software
1 224 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 172 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
3 88 (1.38%) Hyper-V
4 80 (1.26%) Active Directory
5 56 (0.88%) Docker
6 46 (0.72%) KVM
7 39 (0.61%) vSphere
8 38 (0.60%) Varnish
9 33 (0.52%) HDFS
10 29 (0.46%) Apache Flume
10 29 (0.46%) VMware ESX
11 25 (0.39%) Xen
12 20 (0.31%) Samba
12 20 (0.31%) iptables
13 19 (0.30%) XenServer
13 19 (0.30%) IMail Server
14 18 (0.28%) Postfix
15 17 (0.27%) Oracle Clusterware
16 16 (0.25%) vCloud
17 14 (0.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 221 (3.47%) Puppet
2 190 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
3 145 (2.28%) Oracle RMAN
4 132 (2.07%) Data Guard
5 54 (0.85%) Nagios
6 53 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 42 (0.66%) Ansible
8 38 (0.60%) Tivoli
9 32 (0.50%) ZABBIX
10 27 (0.42%) Vagrant
11 26 (0.41%) Salt
12 15 (0.24%) Oozie
13 13 (0.20%) Kubernetes
14 10 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (0.16%) OpenAM
14 10 (0.16%) collectd
14 10 (0.16%) Cobbler
14 10 (0.16%) Mesos
15 9 (0.14%) Oracle Flashback
15 9 (0.14%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 2172 (34.14%) Oracle
2 1276 (20.06%) Microsoft
3 296 (4.65%) Sybase
4 284 (4.46%) VMware
5 236 (3.71%) Red Hat
6 224 (3.52%) IBM
7 192 (3.02%) Business Objects
8 157 (2.47%) Google
9 146 (2.29%) SAP
10 129 (2.03%) Tableau
11 124 (1.95%) Cognos
12 102 (1.60%) HP
12 102 (1.60%) Informatica
13 74 (1.16%) Talend
14 66 (1.04%) Zend
14 66 (1.04%) Citrix
15 61 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
16 56 (0.88%) EMC
17 55 (0.86%) hybris
18 53 (0.83%) Teradata
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