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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Very Large Database (VLDB)
Rank 879 910 818
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -92
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 24 30 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.025% 0.056%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.070% 0.079% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 45
Average salary £45,000 £75,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,600 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%

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
34150 38001 36247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.82% 31.47% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 28917 32204 31320
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 17 April 2015 within the UK.

VLDB Salary Histogram in the UK

VLDB
Top 27 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 17 April 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 +27 23 £45,000 -45.45% 5
East Midlands +21 9 £45,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire +12 9 £45,000 - 2
Nottingham +8 9 £45,000 - 2
London -9 7 £47,500 -42.42% 2
Loughborough - 6 £45,000 -
Chesterfield - 6 £45,000 -
Derby - 6 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 6 £45,000 -
Derbyshire - 6 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 6 £45,000 -
North West - 4 £27,750 -
City of London +26 2 £45,000 -34.54% 1
Surrey - 2 £60,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £36,250 -
Chester - 2 £36,250 -
Liverpool - 2 £23,000 -
Redhill - 2 £60,000 -
South East - 2 £60,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £23,000 -
Scotland +16 1 £45,000 -10.00%
North East - 1 £35,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £35,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £35,000 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £45,000 -

VLDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 84 (90.32%) SQL
2 57 (61.29%) SQL Server
3 51 (54.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (53.76%) T-SQL
5 46 (49.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (44.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 39 (41.94%) Data Warehouse
8 38 (40.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 38 (40.86%) Performance Tuning
9 37 (39.78%) Hadoop
10 31 (33.33%) ETL
10 31 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 29 (31.18%) Replication
11 29 (31.18%) Kimball Methodology
11 29 (31.18%) Big Data
12 28 (30.11%) Marketing
13 24 (25.81%) E-Commerce
13 24 (25.81%) MongoDB
14 22 (23.66%) OLTP
14 22 (23.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 20 (21.51%) ITIL
16 19 (20.43%) MySQL
16 19 (20.43%) Linux
16 19 (20.43%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (20.43%) NoSQL
16 19 (20.43%) Change Data Capture
17 18 (19.35%) HP
17 18 (19.35%) Sony
17 18 (19.35%) Service Management
17 18 (19.35%) C#

VLDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 16 (17.20%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) HTTP
1 1 (1.08%) SAN
1 1 (1.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (61.29%) SQL Server
2 51 (54.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (49.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (44.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 39 (41.94%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (40.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 37 (39.78%) Hadoop
8 29 (31.18%) Big Data
9 24 (25.81%) MongoDB
10 22 (23.66%) OLTP
10 22 (23.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 19 (20.43%) MySQL
11 19 (20.43%) NoSQL
12 16 (17.20%) Sqoop
12 16 (17.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 16 (17.20%) Data Mining
13 12 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (9.68%) OLAP
15 8 (8.60%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (6.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.08%) ERwin
General
1 28 (30.11%) Marketing
2 18 (19.35%) Advertising
3 4 (4.30%) Finance
4 2 (2.15%) Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (45.16%) DBA
2 24 (25.81%) SQL DBA
3 22 (23.66%) Administrator
4 20 (21.51%) Developer
5 13 (13.98%) Senior DBA
6 12 (12.90%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 9 (9.68%) SQL Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Analyst
8 7 (7.53%) Senior SQL DBA
8 7 (7.53%) SQL Server DBA
9 6 (6.45%) Development DBA
10 5 (5.38%) Business Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Consultant
11 4 (4.30%) Data Architect
11 4 (4.30%) Tester
11 4 (4.30%) Architect
11 4 (4.30%) Software Tester
11 4 (4.30%) Data Administrator
12 3 (3.23%) Server Administrator
12 3 (3.23%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.20%) Kafka
2 15 (16.13%) .NET
3 4 (4.30%) XML
3 4 (4.30%) MDX
3 4 (4.30%) HTML
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (31.18%) Replication
2 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.53%) Clustering
3 7 (7.53%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.30%) Open Source
5 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.43%) Linux
2 15 (16.13%) Windows
3 9 (9.68%) UNIX
4 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.86%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (33.33%) ETL
3 29 (31.18%) Kimball Methodology
4 24 (25.81%) E-Commerce
5 20 (21.51%) ITIL
6 19 (20.43%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (20.43%) Change Data Capture
7 18 (19.35%) Service Management
8 14 (15.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (15.05%) Data Modelling
9 12 (12.90%) ITSM
9 12 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (10.75%) Data Governance
11 9 (9.68%) Data Analysis
11 9 (9.68%) Data Protection
12 7 (7.53%) Email Marketing
13 6 (6.45%) Dimensional Modelling
13 6 (6.45%) CRM
14 5 (5.38%) Configuration Management
14 5 (5.38%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 84 (90.32%) SQL
2 50 (53.76%) T-SQL
3 18 (19.35%) C#
4 8 (8.60%) Java
4 8 (8.60%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.45%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.38%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.30%) VB
7 4 (4.30%) C++
7 4 (4.30%) C
7 4 (4.30%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 16 (17.20%) Apache Flume
1 16 (17.20%) HDFS
2 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.35%) HP
2 18 (19.35%) Sony
3 12 (12.90%) Vertica
4 9 (9.68%) Netezza
5 8 (8.60%) Teradata
6 7 (7.53%) Tableau
7 5 (5.38%) Talend
7 5 (5.38%) Oracle
8 4 (4.30%) Cognos
9 3 (3.23%) Sun
10 2 (2.15%) Veritas
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