The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Very Large Database (VLDB)
Rank 848 832 854
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 33 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.035% 0.035%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.092% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 41
Average salary £51,000 £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.14% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,150 £39,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £100,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
36025 33874 36430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.94% 31.25% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 30780 29210 32096
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%

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 1 August 2014 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 1 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
(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 -64 33 £51,000 -27.14% 5
London -19 30 £51,000 -36.25% 2
Docklands, London - 5 £72,500 -
City of London - 3 £46,500 - 1
North West 0 1 £45,000 - 1
Surrey -7 1 £60,000 +9.09% 1
South East -11 1 £60,000 +9.09% 1
East Midlands -27 1 - - 1
Chester - 1 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 1 - - 1
Cheshire - 1 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1

VLDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 50 (89.29%) SQL
2 30 (53.57%) Replication
3 29 (51.79%) SQL Server
4 27 (48.21%) ETL
4 27 (48.21%) Performance Tuning
5 24 (42.86%) Oracle
6 22 (39.29%) OLTP
6 22 (39.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (39.29%) Kimball Methodology
7 21 (37.50%) T-SQL
8 20 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (33.93%) Marketing
10 18 (32.14%) Data Modelling
11 17 (30.36%) MySQL
12 16 (28.57%) E-Commerce
12 16 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (26.79%) Change Data Capture
13 15 (26.79%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (26.79%) ITIL
14 14 (25.00%) Service Management
15 13 (23.21%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (23.21%) QA
16 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
17 11 (19.64%) ITSM
17 11 (19.64%) Linux
17 11 (19.64%) MongoDB
17 11 (19.64%) NoSQL
18 10 (17.86%) Oracle Database

VLDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (3.57%) InfiniBand
3 1 (1.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (51.79%) SQL Server
2 22 (39.29%) OLTP
2 22 (39.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 20 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (30.36%) MySQL
5 16 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (26.79%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (19.64%) MongoDB
8 11 (19.64%) NoSQL
9 10 (17.86%) Oracle Database
10 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (14.29%) Hadoop
10 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (14.29%) Big Data
11 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
11 7 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (12.50%) RDBMS
12 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 19 (33.93%) Marketing
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
3 5 (8.93%) Banking
4 4 (7.14%) Advertising
4 4 (7.14%) Games
5 3 (5.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) DBA
2 15 (26.79%) SQL DBA
3 14 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 12 (21.43%) Developer
5 10 (17.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 9 (16.07%) Oracle DBA
6 9 (16.07%) Administrator
7 6 (10.71%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Data Manager
8 5 (8.93%) Data Architect
8 5 (8.93%) Architect
9 4 (7.14%) Development Manager
9 4 (7.14%) Database Designer
9 4 (7.14%) Designer
10 3 (5.36%) Oracle Developer
11 2 (3.57%) Senior DBA
12 1 (1.79%) Solutions Consultant
12 1 (1.79%) Data Consultant
12 1 (1.79%) Senior Architect
12 1 (1.79%) Senior Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) XML
2 6 (10.71%) .NET
2 6 (10.71%) MDX
3 4 (7.14%) Memcached
3 4 (7.14%) AppFabric
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Streams
4 1 (1.79%) Velocity
4 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (53.57%) Replication
2 10 (17.86%) Clustering
3 9 (16.07%) Statistics
4 4 (7.14%) IPTV
5 2 (3.57%) FMCG
5 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Linux
2 10 (17.86%) UNIX
3 9 (16.07%) Windows
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) ETL
1 27 (48.21%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (39.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 18 (32.14%) Data Modelling
4 16 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 15 (26.79%) Change Data Capture
5 15 (26.79%) ITIL
6 14 (25.00%) Service Management
7 13 (23.21%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (19.64%) ITSM
9 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (16.07%) Data Security
10 9 (16.07%) Dimensional Modelling
11 7 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (8.93%) Change Management
13 4 (7.14%) CRM
13 4 (7.14%) Scrum
13 4 (7.14%) Online Marketing
14 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity
15 2 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 50 (89.29%) SQL
2 21 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.14%) Perl
6 2 (3.57%) Java
6 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.79%) Bourne shell
7 1 (1.79%) Korn
7 1 (1.79%) AWK
7 1 (1.79%) C
7 1 (1.79%) C#
7 1 (1.79%) C++
7 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) OCP
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.21%) QA
2 4 (7.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.79%) Veritas File System
4 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 4 (7.14%) SCOM
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Oracle
2 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.50%) Vertica
4 3 (5.36%) Sony
4 3 (5.36%) HP
5 2 (3.57%) Sybase
6 1 (1.79%) Tableau
6 1 (1.79%) Cognos
6 1 (1.79%) Informatica
6 1 (1.79%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.79%) Veritas
6 1 (1.79%) Sun
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension, Holiday
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + 12% bonus & Bens
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