The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Very Large Database (VLDB)
Rank 870 836 863
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +27
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 35 43 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.040% 0.031%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.096% 0.13% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 36
Average salary £51,000 £65,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.53% +31.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £39,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £100,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
36322 34024 36604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.00% 31.27% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 31053 29365 32278
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%

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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

VLDB Salary Histogram in the UK

VLDB
Top 9 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 25 July 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
(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 -37 35 £51,000 -21.53% 5
London -36 33 £51,000 -32.00% 2
Docklands, London - 5 £72,500 -
North West 0 1 £45,000 - 1
Surrey -9 1 £60,000 +6.66% 1
South East -16 1 £60,000 +6.66% 1
Chester - 1 £45,000 -
City of London - 1 £46,500 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £45,000 -

VLDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 53 (89.83%) SQL
2 31 (52.54%) Replication
3 29 (49.15%) SQL Server
3 29 (49.15%) ETL
4 28 (47.46%) Performance Tuning
5 26 (44.07%) Oracle
6 25 (42.37%) OLTP
7 24 (40.68%) Kimball Methodology
8 22 (37.29%) T-SQL
8 22 (37.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (35.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 20 (33.90%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (32.20%) Data Modelling
12 18 (30.51%) Marketing
13 17 (28.81%) E-Commerce
14 16 (27.12%) MySQL
15 15 (25.42%) ITIL
15 15 (25.42%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (25.42%) Change Data Capture
15 15 (25.42%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (23.73%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (23.73%) Service Management
17 13 (22.03%) QA
17 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
17 13 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
18 12 (20.34%) MongoDB
19 11 (18.64%) Oracle Database
19 11 (18.64%) ITSM
19 11 (18.64%) Data Security
19 11 (18.64%) XML

VLDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) SAN
2 2 (3.39%) InfiniBand
3 1 (1.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (49.15%) SQL Server
2 25 (42.37%) OLTP
3 22 (37.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (35.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (33.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (27.12%) MySQL
7 15 (25.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (25.42%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (20.34%) MongoDB
9 11 (18.64%) Oracle Database
10 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
10 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (13.56%) Hadoop
11 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2000
11 8 (13.56%) Big Data
12 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
12 7 (11.86%) RDBMS
12 7 (11.86%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (10.17%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 18 (30.51%) Marketing
2 8 (13.56%) Finance
3 6 (10.17%) Games
4 5 (8.47%) Banking
5 3 (5.08%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) DBA
2 14 (23.73%) SQL DBA
3 13 (22.03%) SQL Server DBA
4 12 (20.34%) Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Oracle DBA
5 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 9 (15.25%) Administrator
7 7 (11.86%) Architect
7 7 (11.86%) Data Architect
8 6 (10.17%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Data Manager
9 5 (8.47%) Designer
9 5 (8.47%) Database Designer
9 5 (8.47%) Development Manager
10 3 (5.08%) Oracle Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Senior DBA
12 1 (1.69%) Senior SQL Server DBA
12 1 (1.69%) Senior Solutions Architect
12 1 (1.69%) Senior SQL DBA
12 1 (1.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) XML
2 5 (8.47%) .NET
3 4 (6.78%) Memcached
3 4 (6.78%) AppFabric
3 4 (6.78%) MDX
4 1 (1.69%) Velocity
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Streams
4 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (52.54%) Replication
2 11 (18.64%) Statistics
3 10 (16.95%) Clustering
4 5 (8.47%) IPTV
5 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.39%) FMCG
6 1 (1.69%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) UNIX
2 9 (15.25%) Windows
2 9 (15.25%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) ETL
2 28 (47.46%) Performance Tuning
3 24 (40.68%) Kimball Methodology
4 19 (32.20%) Data Modelling
5 17 (28.81%) E-Commerce
6 15 (25.42%) ITIL
6 15 (25.42%) Change Data Capture
7 14 (23.73%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (23.73%) Service Management
8 13 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (18.64%) ITSM
9 11 (18.64%) Data Security
10 9 (15.25%) Dimensional Modelling
11 7 (11.86%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (8.47%) Change Management
12 5 (8.47%) CRM
13 4 (6.78%) Scrum
13 4 (6.78%) Business Continuity
13 4 (6.78%) Online Marketing
14 3 (5.08%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 53 (89.83%) SQL
2 22 (37.29%) T-SQL
3 8 (13.56%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.17%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.47%) Perl
6 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.39%) C#
7 2 (3.39%) Java
8 1 (1.69%) C
8 1 (1.69%) C++
8 1 (1.69%) Python
8 1 (1.69%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.69%) AWK
8 1 (1.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) OCP
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.03%) QA
2 4 (6.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.69%) Veritas File System
4 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Data Guard
2 5 (8.47%) SCOM
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) Oracle
2 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.86%) Vertica
4 3 (5.08%) Sony
4 3 (5.08%) HP
5 2 (3.39%) Sybase
6 1 (1.69%) Cognos
6 1 (1.69%) Sun
6 1 (1.69%) Informatica
6 1 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.69%) Veritas
6 1 (1.69%) Tableau
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