The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 146 141 158
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 81 74 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.38% 1.37% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.71% 4.06% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 67 56 45
Average salary £46,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
RDBMS
England

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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1720 1821 1659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.37% 33.72% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1487 1546 1484
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

RDBMS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

RDBMS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RDBMS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

RDBMS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

RDBMS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Birmingham +1 30 £47,500 -5.00%
Staffordshire +13 12 £55,000 +92.98%
Warwickshire -10 10 £47,500 +34.08%
Worcestershire -8 5 £43,596 +8.98% 1
Coventry -26 4 £45,250 +2.84% 1
Solihull - 4 £27,500 -
West Bromwich - 4 £31,000 - 1
Walsall -9 2 - -
Shropshire - 1 £40,000 -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 116 (67.84%) SQL
3 95 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 91 (53.22%) Oracle
5 70 (40.94%) .NET
6 69 (40.35%) Java
7 60 (35.09%) C#
8 54 (31.58%) OO
9 46 (26.90%) Software Engineering
10 43 (25.15%) XML
11 41 (23.98%) Finance
12 38 (22.22%) MS Excel
12 38 (22.22%) HTML
13 32 (18.71%) Linux
14 31 (18.13%) UNIX
15 28 (16.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 27 (15.79%) JavaScript
16 27 (15.79%) T-SQL
16 27 (15.79%) SOA
16 27 (15.79%) ETL
16 27 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
17 25 (14.62%) Windows
18 24 (14.04%) Sybase
18 24 (14.04%) Replication
18 24 (14.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 23 (13.45%) Oracle Database
19 23 (13.45%) Analytics
19 23 (13.45%) MVC
19 23 (13.45%) Retail
20 22 (12.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 18 (10.53%) JBoss
2 16 (9.36%) WebSphere Application Server
2 16 (9.36%) WebSphere
3 10 (5.85%) WebLogic
4 8 (4.68%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.92%) ArcGIS
6 4 (2.34%) Apache
7 3 (1.75%) IIS
8 2 (1.17%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.58%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.58%) Confluence
9 1 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 38 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.09%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.34%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.77%) TCP/IP
1 15 (8.77%) SSL
2 5 (2.92%) Internet
3 2 (1.17%) HTTP
4 1 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 95 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 28 (16.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (14.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 23 (13.45%) Oracle Database
6 22 (12.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (12.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (12.28%) DB2
8 20 (11.70%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (11.70%) BusinessObjects
9 17 (9.94%) MySQL
10 16 (9.36%) Data Mart
10 16 (9.36%) QlikView
10 16 (9.36%) SAP Data Services
11 15 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (5.26%) OLTP
14 7 (4.09%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (3.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (12.28%) Talend Open Studio
2 15 (8.77%) Subversion
3 10 (5.85%) Visual Studio
4 9 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (4.09%) NUnit
6 6 (3.51%) Maven
7 5 (2.92%) Ant
7 5 (2.92%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.92%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.34%) NetBeans
9 2 (1.17%) JIRA
10 1 (0.58%) Selenium
10 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.58%) AccuRev
10 1 (0.58%) JUnit
10 1 (0.58%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.58%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.58%) Log4j
10 1 (0.58%) FogBugz
General
1 41 (23.98%) Finance
2 23 (13.45%) Retail
3 19 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 15 (8.77%) Banking
4 15 (8.77%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.92%) Military
6 4 (2.34%) Back Office
7 3 (1.75%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (35.67%) Developer
2 33 (19.30%) DBA
3 22 (12.87%) Software Developer
3 22 (12.87%) SQL DBA
4 15 (8.77%) Consultant
5 14 (8.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 13 (7.60%) Architect
6 13 (7.60%) C# Developer
7 12 (7.02%) Junior
7 12 (7.02%) Graduate
7 12 (7.02%) Team Leader
7 12 (7.02%) Graduate Software Developer
7 12 (7.02%) Graduate Developer
8 10 (5.85%) Senior DBA
8 10 (5.85%) Analyst
8 10 (5.85%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
9 9 (5.26%) Junior Developer
9 9 (5.26%) Senior SQL DBA
10 7 (4.09%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (40.94%) .NET
2 43 (25.15%) XML
3 38 (22.22%) HTML
4 18 (10.53%) Web Services
4 18 (10.53%) Java EE
5 17 (9.94%) SOAP
6 15 (8.77%) CSS
7 14 (8.19%) ASP.NET
8 12 (7.02%) Spring
9 11 (6.43%) XSLT
9 11 (6.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (5.85%) .NET Framework
10 10 (5.85%) WCF
11 9 (5.26%) J2EE
11 9 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (4.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (4.09%) JSP
13 7 (4.09%) Struts
13 7 (4.09%) JMS
13 7 (4.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.04%) Replication
2 21 (12.28%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (11.11%) Clustering
4 17 (9.94%) Semantic Web
5 7 (4.09%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.09%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.34%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.17%) NHS
8 2 (1.17%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.17%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.58%) User Experience
9 1 (0.58%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.58%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.71%) Linux
2 31 (18.13%) UNIX
3 25 (14.62%) Windows
4 8 (4.68%) Solaris
5 4 (2.34%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.17%) Android
7 2 (1.17%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.58%) HPUX
8 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (31.58%) OO
2 46 (26.90%) Software Engineering
3 27 (15.79%) SOA
3 27 (15.79%) ETL
3 27 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 23 (13.45%) Analytics
4 23 (13.45%) MVC
5 18 (10.53%) Time Management
6 17 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (8.77%) ITIL
7 15 (8.77%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (8.77%) High Availability
8 13 (7.60%) E-Commerce
8 13 (7.60%) Migration
9 12 (7.02%) OOP
10 10 (5.85%) Line Management
10 10 (5.85%) SDLC
11 9 (5.26%) Database Mirroring
11 9 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 116 (67.84%) SQL
2 69 (40.35%) Java
3 60 (35.09%) C#
4 27 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 27 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 21 (12.28%) PL/SQL
6 11 (6.43%) C
6 11 (6.43%) Shell Script
7 8 (4.68%) XPath
7 8 (4.68%) VBA
7 8 (4.68%) VB
7 8 (4.68%) Perl
8 7 (4.09%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.34%) PHP
9 4 (2.34%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.75%) Python
11 2 (1.17%) VBScript
12 1 (0.58%) PHP5
12 1 (0.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (10.53%) Degree
2 8 (4.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.92%) MCSD
4 2 (1.17%) HND
4 2 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.17%) MCTS
4 2 (1.17%) MCITP
4 2 (1.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.58%) MCSE
5 1 (0.58%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.60%) SLA
2 10 (5.85%) QA
3 3 (1.75%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (9.94%) Data Guard
2 12 (7.02%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.34%) Nagios
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 91 (53.22%) Oracle
2 24 (14.04%) Sybase
3 21 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 21 (12.28%) Talend
4 16 (9.36%) Tableau
5 7 (4.09%) SAP
6 5 (2.92%) Informatica
6 5 (2.92%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.92%) ESRI
7 3 (1.75%) Netezza
7 3 (1.75%) IBM
8 2 (1.17%) BEA
8 2 (1.17%) Pega
8 2 (1.17%) Vitria
9 1 (0.58%) VMware
9 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.58%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.58%) Interwoven
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Midlands and Lancashire CSU
Salary: £26,041 - 34,876 per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago