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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 63 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.20% 4.90% 1.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.61% 19.74% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 25 4
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -8.04%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
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
163 152 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.06% 24.84% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 122 124 80
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
1 26 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 24 (92.31%) UNIX
3 21 (80.77%) Finance
4 20 (76.92%) Banking
5 18 (69.23%) Shell Script
6 13 (50.00%) Java
6 13 (50.00%) C
6 13 (50.00%) C++
6 13 (50.00%) Oracle
7 11 (42.31%) Web Services
7 11 (42.31%) OO
7 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
7 11 (42.31%) Spring
7 11 (42.31%) Degree
8 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
8 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
8 10 (38.46%) Test Scripting
8 10 (38.46%) Regression Testing
8 10 (38.46%) Tomcat
9 8 (30.77%) Eclipse
9 8 (30.77%) CSS
9 8 (30.77%) HTML
9 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 8 (30.77%) TDD
9 8 (30.77%) Struts
9 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
9 8 (30.77%) Maven
10 6 (23.08%) Ajax
10 6 (23.08%) SQL

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 5 (19.23%) JBoss
3 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
3 3 (11.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
3 3 (11.54%) MQSeries
4 2 (7.69%) Apache
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
1 3 (11.54%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (19.23%) Informix
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Eclipse
1 8 (30.77%) Maven
2 6 (23.08%) JUnit
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
3 3 (11.54%) Log4j
3 3 (11.54%) Ant
General
1 21 (80.77%) Finance
2 20 (76.92%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
4 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Developer
3 11 (42.31%) Programmer
3 11 (42.31%) Java Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Applications Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) C++ Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Implementation Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Web Services
1 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
1 11 (42.31%) Spring
2 8 (30.77%) CSS
2 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) Struts
3 6 (23.08%) Ajax
3 6 (23.08%) XML
4 5 (19.23%) JSP
4 5 (19.23%) J2EE
5 3 (11.54%) Java EE
5 3 (11.54%) JSON
5 3 (11.54%) XMLBeans
5 3 (11.54%) GWT
5 3 (11.54%) jQuery
5 3 (11.54%) REST
5 3 (11.54%) Servlets
5 3 (11.54%) SOAP
5 3 (11.54%) XSLT
5 3 (11.54%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Web 2.0
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.69%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (92.31%) UNIX
3 6 (23.08%) HPUX
4 5 (19.23%) Windows
5 3 (11.54%) AIX
5 3 (11.54%) Solaris
6 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) OO
2 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
2 10 (38.46%) Test Scripting
2 10 (38.46%) Regression Testing
3 8 (30.77%) TDD
4 3 (11.54%) Content Management
4 3 (11.54%) Release Management
4 3 (11.54%) BPR
4 3 (11.54%) UML
4 3 (11.54%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) OOD
4 3 (11.54%) SOA
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Shell Script
2 13 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) C
2 13 (50.00%) C++
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (11.54%) XPath
6 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Interwoven
2 3 (11.54%) IBM
2 3 (11.54%) Sun
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.69%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (3.85%) HP