The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 92 79 84
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 11 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.87% 1.80% 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.13% 6.23% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 8
Average salary £40,000 £35,783 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.78% -8.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £28,700 £34,545
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,204 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
RDBMS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
352 401 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.91% 28.85% 28.34%
Number of salaries quoted 310 360 295
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,046 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Wales region.

RDBMS Salary Trend in Wales

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in Wales

RDBMS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
South Wales -4 11 £40,000 +11.78%
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing RDBMS 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 RDBMS.

1 19 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 8 (42.11%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 6 (31.58%) C++
6 6 (31.58%) MySQL
7 5 (26.32%) XML
7 5 (26.32%) Advertising
7 5 (26.32%) HTTP
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) Python
8 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
8 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
8 4 (21.05%) UNIX
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle
8 4 (21.05%) HTML
8 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) Marketing
8 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
8 4 (21.05%) Mobile Marketing
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
9 3 (15.79%) Big Data
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (15.79%) HTML5
9 3 (15.79%) Release Management

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing RDBMS 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 RDBMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) HTTP
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) MySQL
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
4 3 (15.79%) Big Data
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.26%) Informix
6 1 (5.26%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Zephyr
1 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 5 (26.32%) Advertising
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) DBA
2 7 (36.84%) Administrator
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server DBA
2 7 (36.84%) SQL DBA
3 4 (21.05%) Server Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Senior SQL DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Senior DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Web Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate
6 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) HTML5
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) Spring
5 1 (5.26%) JSF
5 1 (5.26%) DOM
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE
5 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX
4 1 (5.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
1 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (21.05%) Mobile Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Release Management
2 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Scrum
3 2 (10.53%) ETL
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) Time Management
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) C++
4 4 (21.05%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.79%) Perl
6 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 2 (10.53%) C
7 1 (5.26%) VC++
7 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
1 2 (10.53%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Veritas
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat