The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 51 54 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 27 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.69% 2.66% 9.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.36% 11.48% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
RDBMS
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
188 122 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 32.64% 23.15% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 148 89 117
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

RDBMS Salary Trend in Watford

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 28 (100.00%) UNIX
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
1 28 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 27 (96.43%) HPUX
2 27 (96.43%) Oracle
3 22 (78.57%) Shell Script
3 22 (78.57%) Finance
4 21 (75.00%) C
4 21 (75.00%) AIX
4 21 (75.00%) XML
4 21 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (75.00%) Degree
4 21 (75.00%) Computer Science
5 20 (71.43%) HTML
6 16 (57.14%) Banking
7 14 (50.00%) Informix
7 14 (50.00%) Perl
7 14 (50.00%) Python
8 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
9 7 (25.00%) Spring
9 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 7 (25.00%) OO
9 7 (25.00%) Web Services
9 7 (25.00%) SQL
9 7 (25.00%) Java
9 7 (25.00%) C++
9 7 (25.00%) JUnit
9 7 (25.00%) Ajax
10 6 (21.43%) Web 2.0
10 6 (21.43%) XMLBeans

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
1 6 (21.43%) MQSeries
1 6 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) HTTP
1 6 (21.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (50.00%) Informix
3 6 (21.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) JUnit
2 6 (21.43%) Eclipse
2 6 (21.43%) Log4j
2 6 (21.43%) Subversion
2 6 (21.43%) Maven
2 6 (21.43%) Ant
General
1 22 (78.57%) Finance
2 16 (57.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Programmer
2 15 (53.57%) Developer
3 14 (50.00%) C Programmer
4 8 (28.57%) Software Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
6 6 (21.43%) C Developer
7 4 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (10.71%) C++ Programmer
9 2 (7.14%) C++ Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Analyst
10 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
10 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) XML
2 20 (71.43%) HTML
3 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (25.00%) Spring
3 7 (25.00%) Ajax
3 7 (25.00%) Web Services
4 6 (21.43%) jQuery
4 6 (21.43%) REST
4 6 (21.43%) JSON
4 6 (21.43%) XMLBeans
4 6 (21.43%) XSLT
4 6 (21.43%) JMS
4 6 (21.43%) J2EE
4 6 (21.43%) CSS
4 6 (21.43%) Servlets
4 6 (21.43%) SOAP
4 6 (21.43%) Struts
5 1 (3.57%) GWT
5 1 (3.57%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 21 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) UNIX
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (96.43%) HPUX
3 21 (75.00%) AIX
4 6 (21.43%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.00%) OO
3 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 6 (21.43%) Content Management
4 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.57%) OOD
4 1 (3.57%) SOA
4 1 (3.57%) BPR
4 1 (3.57%) TDD
4 1 (3.57%) Release Management
4 1 (3.57%) UML
4 1 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) Shell Script
2 21 (75.00%) C
3 14 (50.00%) Perl
3 14 (50.00%) Python
4 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 7 (25.00%) C++
4 7 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 6 (21.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) IBM
2 6 (21.43%) Interwoven
3 3 (10.71%) HP