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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Very Large Database (VLDB)
Rank 931 952 970
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +18
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 25 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.024% 0.020%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.079% 0.076% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 21
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%

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
31556 35367 38866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.53% 31.85% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26964 29868 32999
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 April 2016 within the UK.

VLDB Salary Histogram in the UK

VLDB
Top 12 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 April 2016. 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 25 £60,000 +33.33% 2
West Midlands - 12 £51,250 - 1
London +11 11 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Staffordshire - 9 £57,500 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 8 £56,250 - 1
Warwickshire - 3 £47,500 -
Warwick - 2 £46,250 -
South East +31 1 £57,500 -4.16%
North West +13 1 £57,500 +76.92%
Redhill +4 1 £57,500 -4.16%
Surrey -5 1 £57,500 -4.16%
Manchester - 1 £57,500 -

VLDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 33 (86.84%) SQL
2 17 (44.74%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (42.11%) ETL
4 15 (39.47%) Oracle
5 12 (31.58%) Oracle Database
5 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (28.95%) Linux
6 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
7 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 10 (26.32%) Data Mining
7 10 (26.32%) .NET
7 10 (26.32%) C#
7 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 10 (26.32%) MVC
7 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (26.32%) Data Governance
8 9 (23.68%) Data Quality
8 9 (23.68%) Kimball Methodology
8 9 (23.68%) Data Protection
8 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (23.68%) QA
8 9 (23.68%) Data Analysis
9 8 (21.05%) WinForms
9 8 (21.05%) WPF
9 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
9 8 (21.05%) VB.NET
9 8 (21.05%) ITIL
9 8 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (18.42%) ITSM

VLDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (13.16%) SAS
2 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) SimCorp Dimension
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (7.89%) SAN
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (31.58%) Oracle Database
3 10 (26.32%) Data Mining
4 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (18.42%) Big Data
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 5 (13.16%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (7.89%) MySQL
9 3 (7.89%) OLAP
9 3 (7.89%) OLTP
9 3 (7.89%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (2.63%) QlikView
10 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) ERwin
1 5 (13.16%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Administrator
3 6 (15.79%) DBA
4 5 (13.16%) Designer
4 5 (13.16%) Solutions Designer
4 5 (13.16%) SQL DBA
5 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (10.53%) WPF Developer
6 3 (7.89%) .NET Designer
6 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (7.89%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) .NET
1 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
1 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (21.05%) WinForms
2 8 (21.05%) WPF
3 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.26%) Middleware
5 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.16%) Data Integration
4 3 (7.89%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.26%) Replication
6 1 (2.63%) Blog
6 1 (2.63%) Clustering
6 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Unix
3 4 (10.53%) Windows
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.89%) Solaris
5 1 (2.63%) HPUX
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) ETL
2 10 (26.32%) Data Governance
2 10 (26.32%) MVC
3 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (23.68%) Data Analysis
3 9 (23.68%) Data Protection
3 9 (23.68%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (21.05%) ITIL
5 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
5 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
5 7 (18.42%) ITSM
5 7 (18.42%) Service Management
6 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.16%) High Availability
7 5 (13.16%) TDD
8 4 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (10.53%) Low Latency
8 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) C#
2 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
3 8 (21.05%) VB.NET
4 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.26%) Clojure
5 2 (5.26%) Erlang
5 2 (5.26%) Go
5 2 (5.26%) Haskell
5 2 (5.26%) Java
5 2 (5.26%) Scala
6 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) Data Quality
1 9 (23.68%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Cronacle
2 3 (7.89%) GlusterFS
2 3 (7.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (7.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (5.26%) SCOM
4 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.89%) Brocade
3 3 (7.89%) EMC
3 3 (7.89%) SimCorp
3 3 (7.89%) StorageTek
3 3 (7.89%) Sun
3 3 (7.89%) Veritas
4 2 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.63%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.63%) Cognos
5 1 (2.63%) VMware
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
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