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

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 85 77 95
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 3469 4004 3248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.20% 3.41% 2.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.17% 10.89% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2705 3181 2761
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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
34125 36783 34323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.46% 31.28% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28755 31589 29750
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 £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 8 July 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 8 July 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 -11 3084 £47,500 +5.55% 458
London -1 1537 £57,500 +9.52% 193
South East -1 578 £42,500 - 66
City of London -2 333 £57,500 +9.52% 63
Scotland +16 289 £43,500 +2.35% 39
East of England -44 209 £40,000 - 39
South West -31 184 £42,500 +13.33% 49
West Midlands +4 177 £40,000 +18.51% 22
Yorkshire -28 157 £37,500 -3.84% 22
Glasgow +2 142 £45,000 - 18
Berkshire -13 135 £45,000 +4.40% 17
North West -28 134 £39,000 +4.00% 47
Surrey -9 129 £45,000 - 17
West Yorkshire -41 99 £40,000 +2.56% 18
Edinburgh +32 93 £39,500 -1.25% 18
Manchester -21 77 £35,500 -11.25% 25
Hampshire +13 76 £40,000 - 11
East Midlands -19 75 £40,000 +6.66% 14
Reading +15 73 £45,000 +4.40% 6
Leeds -31 73 £40,000 +5.26% 12
Oxfordshire +41 69 £40,625 +16.07% 10
Hertfordshire -21 66 £50,000 +21.21% 14
Buckinghamshire +31 64 £37,500 - 3
Cambridgeshire -15 63 £44,000 +25.71% 15
Bristol -16 63 £45,000 +19.20% 21
East Sussex +2 58 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Cambridge +13 56 £44,000 +10.00% 13
Brighton +10 56 £40,000 - 4
Birmingham +12 52 £40,000 -3.03% 6
Milton Keynes +22 51 £35,000 -19.54% 2

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 3766 (54.75%) SQL
2 2860 (41.58%) RDBMS
3 2722 (39.58%) SQL Server
4 2487 (36.16%) Oracle
5 2449 (35.61%) Java
6 1965 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1770 (25.73%) JavaScript
8 1725 (25.08%) .NET
9 1704 (24.77%) Finance
10 1700 (24.72%) Linux
11 1590 (23.12%) HTML
12 1545 (22.46%) C#
13 1519 (22.08%) Degree
14 1387 (20.17%) Microsoft
15 1170 (17.01%) MySQL
16 1152 (16.75%) Web Services
17 1150 (16.72%) XML
17 1150 (16.72%) CSS
18 1105 (16.07%) Windows
19 1104 (16.05%) UNIX
20 1096 (15.93%) TDD
21 1090 (15.85%) OO
22 979 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
23 925 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
24 895 (13.01%) Software Engineering
25 861 (12.52%) Computer Science
26 849 (12.34%) MVC
27 847 (12.31%) ASP.NET
28 825 (11.99%) Spring
29 820 (11.92%) MS Excel

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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
1 427 (6.21%) Apache
2 415 (6.03%) Tomcat
3 380 (5.52%) JBoss
4 311 (4.52%) WebLogic
5 295 (4.29%) WebSphere
6 241 (3.50%) SharePoint
7 206 (3.00%) Node.js
8 161 (2.34%) SAS
8 161 (2.34%) CMS
9 154 (2.24%) IIS
10 143 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
11 100 (1.45%) Apache Solr
12 92 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
13 82 (1.19%) Apache Spark
14 74 (1.08%) OpenStack
15 56 (0.81%) nginx
16 54 (0.79%) Apache Pig
17 51 (0.74%) Drupal
18 49 (0.71%) GlassFish
19 46 (0.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 820 (11.92%) MS Excel
2 206 (3.00%) MS Office
3 79 (1.15%) SPSS
4 55 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 49 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 36 (0.52%) MS Project
7 29 (0.42%) Photoshop
8 24 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
9 22 (0.32%) InfoPath
10 20 (0.29%) PowerPivot
11 11 (0.16%) FastStats
12 8 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
13 5 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 4 (0.058%) CPLEX
15 3 (0.044%) Weka
16 2 (0.029%) LaTeX
16 2 (0.029%) OmniGraffle
17 1 (0.015%) Mingle
17 1 (0.015%) GIMP
17 1 (0.015%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 104 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
2 71 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 54 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
4 50 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
5 40 (0.58%) Oracle 11i
6 39 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
7 34 (0.49%) Magento
8 28 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
9 26 (0.38%) Temenos T24
10 24 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
11 21 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
11 21 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 17 (0.25%) Markit EDM
13 16 (0.23%) Northgate Housing
14 11 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
15 10 (0.15%) ION MarketView
16 9 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
16 9 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
16 9 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 9 (0.13%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 352 (5.12%) Amazon AWS
2 151 (2.20%) SaaS
3 103 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 86 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
5 67 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 54 (0.79%) Office 365
7 53 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
8 50 (0.73%) Google Analytics
9 41 (0.60%) PaaS
9 41 (0.60%) IaaS
10 37 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
11 24 (0.35%) IBM PureFlex
11 24 (0.35%) Google App Engine
12 23 (0.33%) GitHub
13 20 (0.29%) Amazon S3
14 19 (0.28%) Sumo Logic
15 18 (0.26%) Heroku
16 17 (0.25%) Force.com
17 14 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
18 13 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 366 (5.32%) Internet
2 236 (3.43%) TCP/IP
3 213 (3.10%) HTTP
4 144 (2.09%) DNS
5 110 (1.60%) SAN
6 107 (1.56%) Firewall
7 103 (1.50%) SSL
8 69 (1.00%) SMTP
9 63 (0.92%) LDAP
10 62 (0.90%) WAN
11 59 (0.86%) LAN
12 47 (0.68%) VPN
13 44 (0.64%) Intranet
14 43 (0.63%) Network Security
15 41 (0.60%) ATM
16 38 (0.55%) NAS
17 30 (0.44%) SSH
18 29 (0.42%) OSPF
18 29 (0.42%) BGP
19 28 (0.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2860 (41.58%) RDBMS
2 2722 (39.58%) SQL Server
3 1170 (17.01%) MySQL
4 760 (11.05%) Data Warehouse
5 731 (10.63%) Oracle Database
6 607 (8.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 601 (8.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 527 (7.66%) NoSQL
9 450 (6.54%) MongoDB
10 407 (5.92%) Big Data
10 407 (5.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 378 (5.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 355 (5.16%) PostgreSQL
13 344 (5.00%) DB2
14 333 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
15 266 (3.87%) Hadoop
16 222 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
17 206 (3.00%) Oracle Database 10g
18 187 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
19 175 (2.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 601 (8.74%) Git (software)
2 444 (6.46%) Subversion
3 406 (5.90%) Maven
4 323 (4.70%) Jenkins
5 284 (4.13%) Visual Studio
6 249 (3.62%) JUnit
7 227 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 192 (2.79%) Eclipse
9 191 (2.78%) JIRA
10 171 (2.49%) Ant
11 157 (2.28%) Selenium
12 121 (1.76%) Oracle Forms
13 102 (1.48%) Cucumber
14 96 (1.40%) Talend Open Studio
15 66 (0.96%) Hudson
16 64 (0.93%) Mockito
17 56 (0.81%) Mercurial
18 54 (0.79%) WebDriver
19 46 (0.67%) TeamCity
20 43 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1704 (24.77%) Finance
2 588 (8.55%) Banking
3 385 (5.60%) Retail
4 311 (4.52%) Marketing
5 216 (3.14%) Telecoms
6 194 (2.82%) Front Office
7 127 (1.85%) Games
8 107 (1.56%) Investment Banking
9 95 (1.38%) Legal
10 83 (1.21%) Financial Institution
11 79 (1.15%) Back Office
12 78 (1.13%) Advertising
13 70 (1.02%) Publishing
14 62 (0.90%) Retail Banking
15 55 (0.80%) Manufacturing
16 48 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
17 47 (0.68%) French Language
18 41 (0.60%) Automotive
19 36 (0.52%) German Language
20 34 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 3239 (47.09%) Developer
2 824 (11.98%) Analyst
3 801 (11.65%) Java Developer
4 679 (9.87%) Senior Developer
5 487 (7.08%) DBA
6 480 (6.98%) Architect
7 453 (6.59%) .NET Developer
8 358 (5.21%) Software Engineer
9 349 (5.07%) C# Developer
10 335 (4.87%) Consultant
11 331 (4.81%) Software Developer
12 319 (4.64%) Administrator
13 258 (3.75%) C# .NET Developer
14 244 (3.55%) Applications Support
15 218 (3.17%) Senior Java Developer
16 210 (3.05%) Web Developer
16 210 (3.05%) Oracle DBA
17 207 (3.01%) Support Analyst
18 205 (2.98%) SQL Developer
19 201 (2.92%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1725 (25.08%) .NET
2 1590 (23.12%) HTML
3 1152 (16.75%) Web Services
4 1150 (16.72%) XML
4 1150 (16.72%) CSS
5 847 (12.31%) ASP.NET
6 825 (11.99%) Spring
7 768 (11.17%) jQuery
8 527 (7.66%) Hibernate
9 492 (7.15%) J2EE
10 426 (6.19%) SOAP
11 394 (5.73%) HTML5
12 385 (5.60%) ASP.NET MVC
13 349 (5.07%) Ajax
13 349 (5.07%) .NET Framework
14 344 (5.00%) JSON
15 318 (4.62%) REST
16 312 (4.54%) Middleware
17 284 (4.13%) WCF
18 273 (3.97%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 979 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
2 861 (12.52%) Computer Science
3 299 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 268 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 228 (3.31%) Mathematics
6 202 (2.94%) User Experience
7 185 (2.69%) Replication
8 176 (2.56%) Visualisation
9 167 (2.43%) Clustering
10 154 (2.24%) Algorithms
11 143 (2.08%) Client/Server
12 140 (2.04%) Data Integration
13 133 (1.93%) Data Centre
14 130 (1.89%) Data Structures
15 127 (1.85%) Hedge funds
16 120 (1.74%) N-Tier
17 117 (1.70%) Fixed Income
18 114 (1.66%) Mobile App
19 112 (1.63%) Statistics
20 110 (1.60%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1700 (24.72%) Linux
2 1105 (16.07%) Windows
3 1104 (16.05%) UNIX
4 194 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 165 (2.40%) Solaris
6 150 (2.18%) Android
7 136 (1.98%) Apple iOS
8 111 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 101 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 100 (1.45%) Ubuntu
11 84 (1.22%) AIX
12 74 (1.08%) CentOS
13 73 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
14 71 (1.03%) Debian
15 62 (0.90%) Windows 7
16 54 (0.79%) HPUX
17 40 (0.58%) Mac OS X
18 37 (0.54%) Windows 8
19 35 (0.51%) SUSE
19 35 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1965 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1096 (15.93%) TDD
3 1090 (15.85%) OO
4 925 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
5 895 (13.01%) Software Engineering
6 849 (12.34%) MVC
7 674 (9.80%) Scrum
8 629 (9.15%) ETL
9 566 (8.23%) Analytics
10 524 (7.62%) SDLC
11 519 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
12 503 (7.31%) SOA
13 459 (6.67%) Mentoring
14 447 (6.50%) Open Source
15 412 (5.99%) Unit Testing
15 412 (5.99%) Data Modelling
15 412 (5.99%) Performance Tuning
16 409 (5.95%) E-Commerce
17 351 (5.10%) Project Management
18 348 (5.06%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3766 (54.75%) SQL
2 2449 (35.61%) Java
3 1770 (25.73%) JavaScript
4 1545 (22.46%) C#
5 738 (10.73%) Python
6 686 (9.97%) T-SQL
7 615 (8.94%) Perl
8 602 (8.75%) PHP
9 592 (8.61%) PL/SQL
10 499 (7.26%) C++
11 430 (6.25%) Ruby
12 326 (4.74%) C
13 288 (4.19%) Shell Script
14 276 (4.01%) VB.NET
15 253 (3.68%) Bash Shell
16 224 (3.26%) Scala
17 167 (2.43%) VB
18 157 (2.28%) VBA
19 126 (1.83%) PowerShell
20 111 (1.61%) R
Qualifications
1 1519 (22.08%) Degree
2 174 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 134 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 111 (1.61%) SC Cleared
5 85 (1.24%) DV Cleared
6 84 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
7 75 (1.09%) ISEB
8 64 (0.93%) MCP
9 58 (0.84%) OCP
10 48 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
11 32 (0.47%) PhD
12 30 (0.44%) ISTQB
13 24 (0.35%) MCSD
14 21 (0.31%) MCDBA
14 21 (0.31%) MCITP
15 18 (0.26%) HND
16 17 (0.25%) Sun Certification
16 17 (0.25%) Brainbench
17 16 (0.23%) PMI Certification
17 16 (0.23%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 458 (6.66%) QA
2 117 (1.70%) SLA
3 33 (0.48%) ISO 9001
4 28 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 25 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.22%) ISO 8583
8 14 (0.20%) ISO 14001
9 10 (0.15%) WAI
9 10 (0.15%) HL7
10 8 (0.12%) Basel II
11 7 (0.10%) COBIT
12 4 (0.058%) PCI DSS
13 2 (0.029%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.029%) Section 508
13 2 (0.029%) GCP
14 1 (0.015%) MiFID
14 1 (0.015%) EMIR
14 1 (0.015%) CRD IV
14 1 (0.015%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 250 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 199 (2.89%) Oracle RAC
3 87 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 76 (1.10%) Active Directory
5 75 (1.09%) Docker
6 46 (0.67%) Varnish
7 44 (0.64%) KVM
8 43 (0.63%) Xen
9 40 (0.58%) HDFS
10 35 (0.51%) Apache Flume
10 35 (0.51%) VMware ESX
11 31 (0.45%) vSphere
12 27 (0.39%) Oracle Clusterware
13 23 (0.33%) IMail Server
14 22 (0.32%) iptables
15 21 (0.31%) Samba
15 21 (0.31%) VirtualBox
16 20 (0.29%) XenServer
17 19 (0.28%) Postfix
18 17 (0.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 238 (3.46%) Puppet
2 217 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
3 197 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
4 174 (2.53%) Data Guard
5 74 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 55 (0.80%) Nagios
7 52 (0.76%) Ansible
8 38 (0.55%) Tivoli
8 38 (0.55%) ZABBIX
9 35 (0.51%) Salt
10 25 (0.36%) Vagrant
11 21 (0.31%) Kubernetes
12 18 (0.26%) Mesos
13 15 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
13 15 (0.22%) Control-M
14 13 (0.19%) Oracle Flashback
15 11 (0.16%) MOM
15 11 (0.16%) Cobbler
16 10 (0.15%) SCOM
16 10 (0.15%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 2487 (36.16%) Oracle
2 1387 (20.17%) Microsoft
3 371 (5.39%) Sybase
4 312 (4.54%) VMware
5 263 (3.82%) Red Hat
6 246 (3.58%) IBM
7 180 (2.62%) Business Objects
8 170 (2.47%) Google
9 142 (2.06%) Cognos
10 138 (2.01%) SAP
11 123 (1.79%) Tableau
12 115 (1.67%) Informatica
13 97 (1.41%) HP
14 96 (1.40%) Talend
15 84 (1.22%) Zend
16 73 (1.06%) MicroStrategy
17 71 (1.03%) Sun
18 69 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
19 65 (0.95%) Citrix
20 60 (0.87%) EMC
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
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