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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Very Large Database (VLDB)
Rank 852 836 856
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 53 37 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.035% 0.032%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 49 35 38
Average salary £52,500 £75,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +54.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £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
34712 33696 36427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.43% 31.65% 31.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29173 29214 32055
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 £40,000

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 23 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 23 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
(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 -5 53 £52,500 -30.00% 6
London +18 47 £52,250 -34.68% 4
City of London +20 6 £46,500 -41.87%
South East -8 3 £60,000 +14.28%
Surrey -10 3 £60,000 +14.28%
West Yorkshire - 2 £37,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £37,000 -
Croydon - 2 £53,750 -
Leeds - 2 £37,000 -
East Midlands -16 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £85,000 -

VLDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 75 (88.24%) SQL
2 40 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 39 (45.88%) Data Warehouse
4 37 (43.53%) ITIL
5 35 (41.18%) Kimball Methodology
5 35 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
6 34 (40.00%) Service Management
6 34 (40.00%) E-Commerce
7 33 (38.82%) Oracle
8 32 (37.65%) ETL
9 31 (36.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 30 (35.29%) T-SQL
11 27 (31.76%) SQL Server 2008
12 25 (29.41%) Replication
12 25 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 24 (28.24%) MySQL
14 23 (27.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 22 (25.88%) Data Mining
16 21 (24.71%) Marketing
16 21 (24.71%) ITSM
16 21 (24.71%) SQL Server 2012
16 21 (24.71%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
17 18 (21.18%) PL/SQL
18 17 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 16 (18.82%) Linux
20 15 (17.65%) OLTP
20 15 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
21 14 (16.47%) SQL Server 2005
21 14 (16.47%) QA

VLDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (12.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) PaaS
2 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) SAN
2 2 (2.35%) InfiniBand
3 1 (1.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 39 (45.88%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (36.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 27 (31.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (28.24%) MySQL
7 23 (27.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (25.88%) Data Mining
9 21 (24.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 15 (17.65%) OLTP
12 14 (16.47%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (16.47%) SQL Server 2000
13 13 (15.29%) NoSQL
14 11 (12.94%) NewSQL
14 11 (12.94%) Oracle Database
15 10 (11.76%) Hadoop
16 9 (10.59%) Big Data
17 8 (9.41%) MongoDB
18 7 (8.24%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 21 (24.71%) Marketing
2 8 (9.41%) Advertising
3 6 (7.06%) Banking
3 6 (7.06%) Finance
4 4 (4.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (41.18%) DBA
2 30 (35.29%) Developer
3 24 (28.24%) SQL DBA
4 21 (24.71%) SQL Server DBA
4 21 (24.71%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 13 (15.29%) Administrator
6 11 (12.94%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
7 10 (11.76%) Solutions Consultant
7 10 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
7 10 (11.76%) Consultant
8 8 (9.41%) Oracle Developer
8 8 (9.41%) SQL Developer
8 8 (9.41%) Data Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Senior DBA
10 2 (2.35%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 2 (2.35%) Development DBA
10 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Development DBA
10 2 (2.35%) Database Developer
10 2 (2.35%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.35%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.12%) .NET
2 11 (12.94%) MDX
3 1 (1.18%) Velocity
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Streams
3 1 (1.18%) Memcached
3 1 (1.18%) AppFabric
3 1 (1.18%) XML
3 1 (1.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.41%) Replication
2 21 (24.71%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (12.94%) Clustering
4 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.35%) FMCG
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.82%) Linux
2 13 (15.29%) UNIX
3 6 (7.06%) Windows
4 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.53%) ITIL
2 35 (41.18%) Kimball Methodology
2 35 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
3 34 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 34 (40.00%) Service Management
4 32 (37.65%) ETL
5 21 (24.71%) ITSM
6 15 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (14.12%) Data Analysis
7 12 (14.12%) Change Data Capture
8 11 (12.94%) Data Governance
8 11 (12.94%) Data Protection
8 11 (12.94%) Data Modelling
9 9 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (10.59%) Dimensional Modelling
10 7 (8.24%) Risk Analysis
11 6 (7.06%) High Availability
12 5 (5.88%) Business Continuity
13 4 (4.71%) Database Tuning
13 4 (4.71%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 75 (88.24%) SQL
2 30 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 18 (21.18%) PL/SQL
4 10 (11.76%) C#
5 6 (7.06%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.88%) Perl
7 2 (2.35%) Java
7 2 (2.35%) Bourne shell
7 2 (2.35%) AWK
7 2 (2.35%) Korn
8 1 (1.18%) C
8 1 (1.18%) C++
8 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) OCP
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.47%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (12.94%) Hyper-V
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (9.41%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (3.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (3.53%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) Data Guard
2 4 (4.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (3.53%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 33 (38.82%) Oracle
2 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.76%) Teradata
3 10 (11.76%) Netezza
4 7 (8.24%) Vertica
4 7 (8.24%) Sony
4 7 (8.24%) HP
5 4 (4.71%) Tableau
6 3 (3.53%) Veritas
6 3 (3.53%) Sun
7 2 (2.35%) Sybase
7 2 (2.35%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.18%) Informatica
8 1 (1.18%) Cognos
8 1 (1.18%) EXASOL
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package+ Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Dunnhumby
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + 12% bonus & Bens
Posted: 25 days ago