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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 144 120 171
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +51
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 81 88 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.41% 1.65% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.18% 5.49% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 76 56 30
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £37,500 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
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
1938 1604 1647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.72% 30.16% 35.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1415 1454
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 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
Birmingham +6 31 £47,500 - 2
Warwickshire -3 18 £32,175 -19.56% 1
Worcestershire -2 7 £31,500 -18.18%
Staffordshire -41 7 £30,000 -50.00% 1
Walsall - 6 £42,750 -
Coventry - 3 £49,000 - 2
Shropshire - 2 - -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 111 (72.55%) SQL Server
3 108 (70.59%) SQL
4 93 (60.78%) Oracle
5 82 (53.59%) .NET
6 64 (41.83%) C#
7 59 (38.56%) Oracle Database
8 50 (32.68%) Business Intelligence
9 49 (32.03%) OO
10 44 (28.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 42 (27.45%) Microsoft
12 39 (25.49%) HTML
12 39 (25.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 37 (24.18%) Performance Tuning
13 37 (24.18%) Java
14 35 (22.88%) Software Engineering
15 34 (22.22%) ASP.NET
16 33 (21.57%) JavaScript
16 33 (21.57%) PL/SQL
16 33 (21.57%) Oracle Forms
17 29 (18.95%) T-SQL
18 26 (16.99%) MVC
18 26 (16.99%) CSS
18 26 (16.99%) SQL Server 2008
19 24 (15.69%) Oracle Database 11g
20 23 (15.03%) XML
20 23 (15.03%) Oracle EBS
21 22 (14.38%) ASP.NET MVC
22 20 (13.07%) Degree
22 20 (13.07%) Sybase

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 10 (6.54%) Oracle Workflow
1 10 (6.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (3.27%) IIS
3 4 (2.61%) JBoss
4 3 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (1.96%) nginx
4 3 (1.96%) Node.js
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (12.42%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.19%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (15.03%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (8.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.31%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.27%) Internet
2 2 (1.31%) SSL
3 1 (0.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 111 (72.55%) SQL Server
3 59 (38.56%) Oracle Database
4 44 (28.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (25.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (16.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (15.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (13.07%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (10.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (9.80%) Star Schema
12 12 (7.84%) MS Access
13 11 (7.19%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (7.19%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (6.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 8 (5.23%) Oracle9i Database
16 5 (3.27%) Oracle8/8i Database
16 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
17 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2000
18 3 (1.96%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 33 (21.57%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (3.27%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.96%) Grunt
4 1 (0.65%) Ant
4 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.65%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.65%) Subversion
4 1 (0.65%) Maven
General
1 10 (6.54%) Finance
2 2 (1.31%) Retail
3 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (30.07%) DBA
2 44 (28.76%) Developer
3 27 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 26 (16.99%) Oracle DBA
5 19 (12.42%) SQL DBA
6 18 (11.76%) .NET Developer
7 17 (11.11%) Administrator
8 16 (10.46%) Analyst
9 15 (9.80%) Senior Developer
10 14 (9.15%) SQL Server DBA
11 11 (7.19%) Data Analyst
12 10 (6.54%) Team Leader
12 10 (6.54%) SQL Developer
12 10 (6.54%) Development Team Leader
12 10 (6.54%) Oracle Team Leader
13 8 (5.23%) Architect
14 7 (4.58%) Senior .NET Developer
15 6 (3.92%) Developer Analyst
16 5 (3.27%) Software Manager
16 5 (3.27%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (53.59%) .NET
2 39 (25.49%) HTML
3 34 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 26 (16.99%) CSS
5 23 (15.03%) XML
6 22 (14.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (9.80%) Web Services
7 15 (9.80%) XSLT
7 15 (9.80%) NHibernate
7 15 (9.80%) .NET Framework
7 15 (9.80%) WCF
7 15 (9.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 13 (8.50%) Castle Windsor
8 13 (8.50%) Spring.NET
8 13 (8.50%) WPF
8 13 (8.50%) WinForms
8 13 (8.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (6.54%) Ajax
10 9 (5.88%) XSL
11 7 (4.58%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.76%) Semantic Web
2 14 (9.15%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.50%) Data Integration
4 12 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.23%) Clustering
6 7 (4.58%) GIS
7 3 (1.96%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.96%) Replication
8 2 (1.31%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.31%) FMCG
9 1 (0.65%) Statistics
9 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.65%) Open Source
9 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.42%) Windows
2 15 (9.80%) UNIX
3 12 (7.84%) Linux
4 3 (1.96%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.96%) Debian
4 3 (1.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.68%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (32.03%) OO
3 37 (24.18%) Performance Tuning
4 35 (22.88%) Software Engineering
5 26 (16.99%) MVC
6 18 (11.76%) Analytics
7 16 (10.46%) Capacity Planning
7 16 (10.46%) ETL
7 16 (10.46%) TDD
8 15 (9.80%) Refactoring
8 15 (9.80%) OOD
9 13 (8.50%) AOP
9 13 (8.50%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (7.84%) Software Testing
10 12 (7.84%) Workflow
11 11 (7.19%) SOA
12 9 (5.88%) Data Modelling
12 9 (5.88%) Data Management
12 9 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (70.59%) SQL
2 64 (41.83%) C#
3 37 (24.18%) Java
4 33 (21.57%) JavaScript
4 33 (21.57%) PL/SQL
5 29 (18.95%) T-SQL
6 12 (7.84%) Shell Script
7 6 (3.92%) Python
8 5 (3.27%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.61%) VBA
9 4 (2.61%) Delphi
10 1 (0.65%) Perl
10 1 (0.65%) VB
10 1 (0.65%) C
10 1 (0.65%) XPath
10 1 (0.65%) Haskell
10 1 (0.65%) Erlang
10 1 (0.65%) F#
10 1 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (13.07%) Degree
2 16 (10.46%) OCP
2 16 (10.46%) Oracle Certification
3 10 (6.54%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.54%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) HND
4 1 (0.65%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.88%) QA
2 5 (3.27%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (9.15%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (3.92%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (11.11%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 93 (60.78%) Oracle
2 42 (27.45%) Microsoft
3 20 (13.07%) Sybase
4 6 (3.92%) Informatica
5 5 (3.27%) Business Objects
5 5 (3.27%) Talend
6 2 (1.31%) Netezza
6 2 (1.31%) Pega
6 2 (1.31%) SAP
6 2 (1.31%) IBM
6 2 (1.31%) Vitria
6 2 (1.31%) BEA
7 1 (0.65%) Ab Initio
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 5 days ago