The table below looks at the statistics for VLDB skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLDB over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Very Large Database (VLDB)
Rank 851 838 863
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +25
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 51 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.036% 0.033%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 48 36 38
Average salary £52,250 £70,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.35% +44.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £100,000 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -12.37%

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
34891 33759 35987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.48% 31.64% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29329 29231 31666
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

VLDB
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VLDB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VLDB
Salary Trend

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

VLDB Salary Trend in the UK

VLDB
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLDB over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

VLDB Salary Histogram in the UK

VLDB
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLDB within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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 -6 51 £52,250 -25.35% 5
London -14 45 £52,000 -32.90% 3
City of London +11 6 £46,500 -41.87%
Surrey +2 3 £60,000 +14.28%
South East -13 3 £60,000 +14.28%
West Yorkshire - 2 £37,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £37,000 -
Croydon - 2 £53,750 -
Leeds - 2 £37,000 -
East Midlands -5 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £85,000 -

VLDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VLDB 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 VLDB.

1 73 (89.02%) SQL
2 38 (46.34%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (45.12%) SQL Server
3 37 (45.12%) ITIL
4 35 (42.68%) Kimball Methodology
5 34 (41.46%) E-Commerce
5 34 (41.46%) Service Management
6 33 (40.24%) Performance Tuning
7 32 (39.02%) Oracle
8 31 (37.80%) ETL
9 28 (34.15%) T-SQL
9 28 (34.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 26 (31.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (30.49%) Replication
12 23 (28.05%) MySQL
13 22 (26.83%) Data Mining
13 22 (26.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 21 (25.61%) ITSM
14 21 (25.61%) SQL Server 2012
14 21 (25.61%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (24.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 20 (24.39%) Marketing
16 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
16 18 (21.95%) PL/SQL
17 16 (19.51%) Linux
17 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 15 (18.29%) Disaster Recovery
19 14 (17.07%) QA
19 14 (17.07%) OLTP
20 13 (15.85%) UNIX

VLDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VLDB 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 VLDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (13.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) SAN
2 2 (2.44%) InfiniBand
3 1 (1.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (46.34%) Data Warehouse
2 37 (45.12%) SQL Server
3 28 (34.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 26 (31.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (28.05%) MySQL
6 22 (26.83%) Data Mining
6 22 (26.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (25.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (24.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 14 (17.07%) OLTP
11 13 (15.85%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (15.85%) SQL Server 2000
12 12 (14.63%) NoSQL
13 11 (13.41%) NewSQL
13 11 (13.41%) Oracle Database
14 10 (12.20%) Hadoop
15 8 (9.76%) Big Data
16 7 (8.54%) MongoDB
16 7 (8.54%) PostgreSQL
General
1 20 (24.39%) Marketing
2 8 (9.76%) Advertising
3 6 (7.32%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Finance
4 4 (4.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (42.68%) DBA
2 28 (34.15%) Developer
3 24 (29.27%) SQL DBA
4 21 (25.61%) SQL Server DBA
4 21 (25.61%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 13 (15.85%) Administrator
6 11 (13.41%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
7 10 (12.20%) Solutions Consultant
7 10 (12.20%) Oracle DBA
7 10 (12.20%) Consultant
8 8 (9.76%) Oracle Developer
8 8 (9.76%) Data Consultant
9 6 (7.32%) SQL Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Senior DBA
11 2 (2.44%) UNIX Administrator
11 2 (2.44%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 2 (2.44%) Development DBA
11 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Development DBA
11 2 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
12 1 (1.22%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.41%) MDX
2 10 (12.20%) .NET
3 1 (1.22%) XML
3 1 (1.22%) Middleware
3 1 (1.22%) Velocity
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Streams
3 1 (1.22%) Memcached
3 1 (1.22%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.49%) Replication
2 21 (25.61%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (13.41%) Clustering
4 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.44%) FMCG
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.51%) Linux
2 13 (15.85%) UNIX
3 6 (7.32%) Windows
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.12%) ITIL
2 35 (42.68%) Kimball Methodology
3 34 (41.46%) E-Commerce
3 34 (41.46%) Service Management
4 33 (40.24%) Performance Tuning
5 31 (37.80%) ETL
6 21 (25.61%) ITSM
7 15 (18.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (14.63%) Data Analysis
8 12 (14.63%) Change Data Capture
9 11 (13.41%) Data Protection
9 11 (13.41%) Data Governance
10 10 (12.20%) Data Modelling
11 9 (10.98%) Dimensional Modelling
12 7 (8.54%) Risk Analysis
12 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (6.10%) Business Continuity
13 5 (6.10%) High Availability
14 4 (4.88%) Database Tuning
15 3 (3.66%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 73 (89.02%) SQL
2 28 (34.15%) T-SQL
3 18 (21.95%) PL/SQL
4 8 (9.76%) C#
5 6 (7.32%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.10%) Perl
7 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.44%) Bourne shell
8 2 (2.44%) AWK
8 2 (2.44%) Korn
8 2 (2.44%) Java
9 1 (1.22%) C
9 1 (1.22%) C++
9 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) OCP
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.07%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (13.41%) Hyper-V
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (9.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (3.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (3.66%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Data Guard
2 4 (4.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (3.66%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 32 (39.02%) Oracle
2 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.98%) Teradata
3 9 (10.98%) Netezza
4 7 (8.54%) Vertica
4 7 (8.54%) HP
4 7 (8.54%) Sony
5 3 (3.66%) Veritas
5 3 (3.66%) Sun
5 3 (3.66%) Tableau
6 2 (2.44%) Sybase
7 1 (1.22%) Cognos
7 1 (1.22%) Informatica
7 1 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
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TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Dunnhumby
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + 12% bonus & Bens
Posted: 23 days ago