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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Very Large Database (VLDB)
Rank 853 836 846
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 46 37 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.035% 0.037%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.13% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 43 35 43
Average salary £52,000 £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £100,000 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -15.00%

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
35803 33543 36286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.76% 31.54% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 30210 28951 31934
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 £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -26 46 £52,000 -25.71% 7
London +16 42 £51,000 -44.86% 4
City of London +1 6 £46,500 -41.87%
Surrey -5 3 £60,000 +14.28% 1
South East -19 3 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Docklands, London - 3 £77,500 -
East Midlands -26 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -

VLDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 63 (87.50%) SQL
2 35 (48.61%) SQL Server
3 30 (41.67%) ETL
3 30 (41.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 30 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
4 29 (40.28%) Oracle
5 28 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (37.50%) ITIL
6 27 (37.50%) Replication
7 26 (36.11%) E-Commerce
7 26 (36.11%) Service Management
8 25 (34.72%) T-SQL
8 25 (34.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (34.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (30.56%) Marketing
9 22 (30.56%) MySQL
10 21 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (23.61%) ITSM
13 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
13 16 (22.22%) Linux
13 16 (22.22%) OLTP
14 15 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
14 15 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (20.83%) Change Data Capture
15 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 14 (19.44%) QA
15 14 (19.44%) Data Mining
15 14 (19.44%) PL/SQL
16 13 (18.06%) UNIX

VLDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) SAN
2 2 (2.78%) InfiniBand
3 1 (1.39%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (48.61%) SQL Server
2 28 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (34.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 25 (34.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (30.56%) MySQL
5 21 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (22.22%) OLTP
8 15 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 14 (19.44%) Data Mining
10 13 (18.06%) NoSQL
11 11 (15.28%) NewSQL
11 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database
11 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2000
11 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (11.11%) Big Data
12 8 (11.11%) MongoDB
12 8 (11.11%) Hadoop
13 7 (9.72%) PostgreSQL
General
1 22 (30.56%) Marketing
2 8 (11.11%) Advertising
3 6 (8.33%) Banking
3 6 (8.33%) Finance
4 4 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (43.06%) DBA
2 22 (30.56%) Developer
3 20 (27.78%) SQL DBA
4 19 (26.39%) SQL Server DBA
5 17 (23.61%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 11 (15.28%) Administrator
7 10 (13.89%) Oracle DBA
7 10 (13.89%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Solutions Consultant
8 7 (9.72%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Consultant
9 6 (8.33%) Data Consultant
10 4 (5.56%) SQL Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Senior DBA
12 2 (2.78%) UNIX Administrator
12 2 (2.78%) Senior Oracle DBA
12 2 (2.78%) Data Manager
12 2 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
13 1 (1.39%) Data Architect
13 1 (1.39%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.28%) MDX
2 8 (11.11%) .NET
3 4 (5.56%) XML
4 3 (4.17%) Memcached
4 3 (4.17%) AppFabric
5 1 (1.39%) Middleware
5 1 (1.39%) Velocity
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 27 (37.50%) Replication
2 10 (13.89%) Clustering
3 4 (5.56%) Statistics
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) FMCG
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.39%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.22%) Linux
2 13 (18.06%) UNIX
3 7 (9.72%) Windows
4 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.67%) ETL
1 30 (41.67%) Kimball Methodology
1 30 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (37.50%) ITIL
3 26 (36.11%) E-Commerce
3 26 (36.11%) Service Management
4 17 (23.61%) ITSM
5 15 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (20.83%) Change Data Capture
6 13 (18.06%) Data Modelling
7 9 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 7 (9.72%) Risk Analysis
9 7 (9.72%) Data Protection
9 7 (9.72%) Data Governance
10 6 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.94%) Business Continuity
12 4 (5.56%) Change Management
12 4 (5.56%) Data Security
13 3 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 63 (87.50%) SQL
2 25 (34.72%) T-SQL
3 14 (19.44%) PL/SQL
4 6 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.94%) Perl
6 4 (5.56%) C#
7 2 (2.78%) Java
7 2 (2.78%) AWK
7 2 (2.78%) Korn
7 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.78%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.39%) C
8 1 (1.39%) C++
8 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) OCP
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.44%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (15.28%) Hyper-V
2 10 (13.89%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (4.17%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Data Guard
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (4.17%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (1.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (40.28%) Oracle
2 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.72%) Sony
3 7 (9.72%) HP
3 7 (9.72%) Vertica
4 5 (6.94%) Teradata
4 5 (6.94%) Netezza
5 3 (4.17%) Sun
5 3 (4.17%) Veritas
6 2 (2.78%) Sybase
7 1 (1.39%) Cognos
7 1 (1.39%) Tableau
7 1 (1.39%) Informatica
7 1 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
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