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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Very Large Database (VLDB)
Rank 817 831 813
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 61 62 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.060% 0.066%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 59 56 63
Average salary £57,500 £63,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +40.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £50,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £90,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +11.11%

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
31731 32609 36157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.97% 31.79% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 27291 27655 32143
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

VLDB Salary Histogram in the UK

VLDB
Top 20 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 30 January 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 -4 60 £56,250 -13.46% 5
London -4 43 £57,500 -17.85% 3
North West - 10 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 6 £40,000 -
Chester - 6 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 4 £23,000 -
Liverpool - 4 £23,000 -
East Midlands +16 3 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +9 3 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Nottingham +7 3 £35,000 -30.00% 1
City of London +4 3 £65,000 -7.14% 1
South East -25 3 £18,250 -70.32% 1
West Sussex - 2 £18,250 -
Croydon - 2 £55,000 -
Horsham - 2 £18,250 -
Surrey -6 1 £60,000 -
Redhill - 1 £60,000 -
Leeds - 1 £37,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £37,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £37,000 -

VLDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 123 (92.48%) SQL
2 70 (52.63%) SQL Server
3 62 (46.62%) Data Warehouse
4 59 (44.36%) Performance Tuning
5 58 (43.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 56 (42.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 54 (40.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 54 (40.60%) T-SQL
8 52 (39.10%) ITIL
9 51 (38.35%) Kimball Methodology
10 46 (34.59%) E-Commerce
11 45 (33.83%) Service Management
11 45 (33.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 41 (30.83%) Data Mining
13 40 (30.08%) Replication
14 37 (27.82%) Hadoop
15 36 (27.07%) ETL
15 36 (27.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 34 (25.56%) Marketing
17 31 (23.31%) Microsoft
18 29 (21.80%) C#
19 28 (21.05%) MySQL
20 27 (20.30%) NoSQL
21 26 (19.55%) Change Data Capture
21 26 (19.55%) Big Data
21 26 (19.55%) Analytical Skills
21 26 (19.55%) .NET
21 26 (19.55%) Linux
22 25 (18.80%) PL/SQL
22 25 (18.80%) ITSM

VLDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (12.78%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.75%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (8.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.01%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) IaaS
2 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.50%) SAN
2 1 (0.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 62 (46.62%) Data Warehouse
3 58 (43.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 56 (42.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 54 (40.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 45 (33.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 41 (30.83%) Data Mining
8 37 (27.82%) Hadoop
9 36 (27.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 28 (21.05%) MySQL
11 27 (20.30%) NoSQL
12 26 (19.55%) Big Data
13 23 (17.29%) MongoDB
14 21 (15.79%) OLTP
15 18 (13.53%) Apache Cassandra
16 17 (12.78%) Sqoop
17 13 (9.77%) SQL Server 2005
18 12 (9.02%) OLAP
19 11 (8.27%) SQL Server 2012
20 10 (7.52%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.75%) ERwin
General
1 34 (25.56%) Marketing
2 24 (18.05%) Advertising
3 4 (3.01%) Finance
4 3 (2.26%) Banking
5 2 (1.50%) Retail
5 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (36.84%) DBA
2 38 (28.57%) Developer
3 32 (24.06%) SQL DBA
4 27 (20.30%) Administrator
5 26 (19.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 16 (12.03%) Consultant
7 15 (11.28%) SQL Server DBA
7 15 (11.28%) Senior DBA
8 14 (10.53%) SQL Developer
8 14 (10.53%) Solutions Consultant
9 11 (8.27%) Data Consultant
10 9 (6.77%) Development DBA
11 7 (5.26%) Architect
11 7 (5.26%) Senior SQL DBA
11 7 (5.26%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
11 7 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
12 5 (3.76%) Data Administrator
12 5 (3.76%) Business Analyst
12 5 (3.76%) Analyst
13 4 (3.01%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.55%) .NET
2 17 (12.78%) Kafka
3 10 (7.52%) MDX
4 4 (3.01%) XML
4 4 (3.01%) HTML
5 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 40 (30.08%) Replication
2 26 (19.55%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (12.03%) Clustering
4 6 (4.51%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.50%) Open Source
6 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.55%) Linux
2 13 (9.77%) Windows
3 12 (9.02%) UNIX
4 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (44.36%) Performance Tuning
2 52 (39.10%) ITIL
3 51 (38.35%) Kimball Methodology
4 46 (34.59%) E-Commerce
5 45 (33.83%) Service Management
6 36 (27.07%) ETL
7 26 (19.55%) Change Data Capture
8 25 (18.80%) ITSM
9 23 (17.29%) Data Governance
10 22 (16.54%) Data Protection
10 22 (16.54%) Data Analysis
11 19 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (9.02%) Data Modelling
12 12 (9.02%) High Availability
13 11 (8.27%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (7.52%) CRM
15 9 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (6.02%) Configuration Management
17 7 (5.26%) Database Security
17 7 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (92.48%) SQL
2 54 (40.60%) T-SQL
3 29 (21.80%) C#
4 25 (18.80%) PL/SQL
5 10 (7.52%) PowerShell
6 8 (6.02%) Java
7 7 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.76%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.01%) C++
9 4 (3.01%) C
9 4 (3.01%) VB
10 2 (1.50%) VBA
11 1 (0.75%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.75%) AWK
11 1 (0.75%) Korn
11 1 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (12.78%) Apache Flume
1 17 (12.78%) HDFS
2 10 (7.52%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (1.50%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 3 (2.26%) Data Guard
1 3 (2.26%) NetBackup
1 3 (2.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 31 (23.31%) Microsoft
2 23 (17.29%) Sony
2 23 (17.29%) HP
3 22 (16.54%) Netezza
3 22 (16.54%) Oracle
4 21 (15.79%) Teradata
5 11 (8.27%) Tableau
6 8 (6.02%) Vertica
7 4 (3.01%) Cognos
8 3 (2.26%) Sun
8 3 (2.26%) Veritas
9 2 (1.50%) Talend
10 1 (0.75%) EXASOL
10 1 (0.75%) MicroStrategy
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive Basic + up to 20% bonus, 25 days A/L, pension & heathcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
South East London
dotMailer Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum plus discretionary bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago