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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 44 35 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 18 34 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.57% 6.61% 1.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.06% 20.61% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 3
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
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
179 165 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.52% 32.10% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 129 130 114
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Watford region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in Watford

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 39 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 38 (97.44%) Linux
3 34 (87.18%) UNIX
4 27 (69.23%) Finance
5 26 (66.67%) Banking
6 25 (64.10%) Oracle
7 24 (61.54%) Shell Script
8 21 (53.85%) Degree
9 20 (51.28%) Java
10 19 (48.72%) Software Engineering
11 18 (46.15%) C++
12 17 (43.59%) Tomcat
13 16 (41.03%) Web Services
13 16 (41.03%) HPUX
13 16 (41.03%) OO
13 16 (41.03%) Hibernate
13 16 (41.03%) Spring
14 15 (38.46%) C
15 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
15 14 (35.90%) Struts
15 14 (35.90%) Maven
16 13 (33.33%) HTML
16 13 (33.33%) J2EE
16 13 (33.33%) CSS
16 13 (33.33%) Eclipse
16 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
17 12 (30.77%) SQL
18 11 (28.21%) XML
18 11 (28.21%) Ajax
19 10 (25.64%) JUnit

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 17 (43.59%) Tomcat
2 8 (20.51%) MQSeries
2 8 (20.51%) Adobe CQ
3 7 (17.95%) JBoss
4 4 (10.26%) Apache
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) HTTP
1 8 (20.51%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (20.51%) MySQL
3 5 (12.82%) Informix
4 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.56%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Maven
2 13 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 10 (25.64%) JUnit
4 9 (23.08%) Subversion
5 8 (20.51%) Ant
5 8 (20.51%) Log4j
General
1 27 (69.23%) Finance
2 26 (66.67%) Banking
3 8 (20.51%) Retail
4 7 (17.95%) Manufacturing
5 4 (10.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) Analyst
3 15 (38.46%) Java Developer
4 12 (30.77%) Programmer
5 7 (17.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (15.38%) C++ Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
7 5 (12.82%) C++ Software Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Java Applications Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Applications Developer
8 4 (10.26%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Support Analyst
8 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
9 3 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (7.69%) Implementation Analyst
10 2 (5.13%) C++ Programmer
10 2 (5.13%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Developer Analyst
10 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) Web Services
1 16 (41.03%) Hibernate
1 16 (41.03%) Spring
2 14 (35.90%) Struts
3 13 (33.33%) HTML
3 13 (33.33%) J2EE
3 13 (33.33%) CSS
4 11 (28.21%) XML
4 11 (28.21%) Ajax
5 9 (23.08%) JMS
6 8 (20.51%) JSON
6 8 (20.51%) XSLT
6 8 (20.51%) Servlets
6 8 (20.51%) SOAP
6 8 (20.51%) jQuery
6 8 (20.51%) REST
6 8 (20.51%) XMLBeans
7 5 (12.82%) JSP
8 3 (7.69%) Java EE
8 3 (7.69%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (20.51%) Web 2.0
4 4 (10.26%) Clustering
4 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.13%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 38 (97.44%) Linux
2 34 (87.18%) UNIX
3 16 (41.03%) HPUX
4 8 (20.51%) Solaris
4 8 (20.51%) AIX
5 7 (17.95%) Windows
6 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Software Engineering
2 16 (41.03%) OO
3 10 (25.64%) Regression Testing
3 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
3 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
4 8 (20.51%) TDD
4 8 (20.51%) Content Management
4 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.69%) UML
6 3 (7.69%) SOA
6 3 (7.69%) BPR
6 3 (7.69%) Release Management
7 2 (5.13%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (5.13%) OOD
8 1 (2.56%) ETL
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.56%) Information Management
8 1 (2.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) Shell Script
2 20 (51.28%) Java
3 18 (46.15%) C++
4 15 (38.46%) C
5 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
6 12 (30.77%) SQL
7 8 (20.51%) XPath
8 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Degree
2 8 (20.51%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) IBM
2 8 (20.51%) Sun
2 8 (20.51%) Interwoven
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.26%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (2.56%) Tableau
4 1 (2.56%) HP