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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 125 142 170
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +28
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 89 52 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.67% 1.07% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.94% 3.34% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 84 45 31
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £26,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
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
1803 1556 1654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.90% 31.99% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1592 1325 1454
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
(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 +14 49 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Warwickshire - 15 £45,000 - 4
Worcestershire - 8 £22,750 - 1
Walsall +3 5 £32,500 -7.14%
Staffordshire -8 5 £61,250 +11.36% 4
Coventry -15 3 £45,500 -13.33%
Shropshire -12 1 £42,500 -10.52% 1
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 200 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 116 (58.00%) SQL
3 100 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 93 (46.50%) Oracle
5 85 (42.50%) Java
6 77 (38.50%) .NET
7 76 (38.00%) OO
8 73 (36.50%) C#
9 67 (33.50%) Software Engineering
10 48 (24.00%) Microsoft
10 48 (24.00%) PL/SQL
11 47 (23.50%) Analytics
12 44 (22.00%) Linux
12 44 (22.00%) UNIX
13 41 (20.50%) MS Excel
14 39 (19.50%) SQL Server 2008
15 36 (18.00%) SQL Server 2005
16 35 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 35 (17.50%) Sybase
16 35 (17.50%) Semantic Web
17 33 (16.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 33 (16.50%) Time Management
17 33 (16.50%) Business Intelligence
18 32 (16.00%) JavaScript
18 32 (16.00%) XML
19 31 (15.50%) HTML
20 30 (15.00%) T-SQL
20 30 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
21 29 (14.50%) ETL
22 26 (13.00%) Solaris

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 14 (7.00%) Tomcat
2 13 (6.50%) WebLogic
2 13 (6.50%) JBoss
3 11 (5.50%) WebSphere
4 10 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (3.00%) Apache
6 4 (2.00%) OpenEdge
6 4 (2.00%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.50%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 41 (20.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (11.00%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (3.50%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (5.00%) SSL
2 2 (1.00%) Internet
3 1 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 100 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 39 (19.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (18.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 35 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (16.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 23 (11.50%) Oracle Database
9 23 (11.50%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (11.00%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (10.50%) QlikView
12 18 (9.00%) Data Mart
12 18 (9.00%) SAP Data Services
13 13 (6.50%) DB2
14 11 (5.50%) MySQL
15 10 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
16 5 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
16 5 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
16 5 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 13 (6.50%) Subversion
3 10 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 7 (3.50%) Eclipse
4 7 (3.50%) Ant
4 7 (3.50%) Maven
4 7 (3.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.00%) NetBeans
5 6 (3.00%) NUnit
6 2 (1.00%) Toad
6 2 (1.00%) ProC
6 2 (1.00%) Hudson
7 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.50%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.50%) Selenium
7 1 (0.50%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.50%) Log4j
7 1 (0.50%) JUnit
General
1 19 (9.50%) Retail
2 18 (9.00%) Finance
3 11 (5.50%) Billing
4 9 (4.50%) Retail Banking
4 9 (4.50%) Banking
4 9 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 71 (35.50%) Developer
2 42 (21.00%) DBA
3 34 (17.00%) SQL DBA
4 27 (13.50%) Software Developer
4 27 (13.50%) SQL Server DBA
5 25 (12.50%) Administrator
6 23 (11.50%) Architect
6 23 (11.50%) Software Engineer
7 20 (10.00%) Server Administrator
8 19 (9.50%) Analyst
9 18 (9.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 13 (6.50%) Software Manager
11 10 (5.00%) Junior
11 10 (5.00%) Data Analyst
11 10 (5.00%) Junior Developer
12 9 (4.50%) C# Developer
12 9 (4.50%) Oracle DBA
12 9 (4.50%) Technical Consultant
12 9 (4.50%) Business Developer
12 9 (4.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (38.50%) .NET
2 32 (16.00%) XML
3 31 (15.50%) HTML
4 18 (9.00%) Spring
5 17 (8.50%) SOAP
6 16 (8.00%) J2EE
6 16 (8.00%) Web Services
7 13 (6.50%) CSS
8 12 (6.00%) ASP.NET
9 11 (5.50%) Java EE
10 10 (5.00%) JSP
10 10 (5.00%) Struts
10 10 (5.00%) JMS
10 10 (5.00%) .NET Framework
11 9 (4.50%) Hibernate
12 8 (4.00%) Spring MVC
12 8 (4.00%) XSLT
13 7 (3.50%) WCF
13 7 (3.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (3.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.50%) Semantic Web
2 11 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 9 (4.50%) Replication
5 8 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.50%) Clustering
6 5 (2.50%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.00%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.50%) Statistics
8 3 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.00%) FMCG
9 2 (1.00%) Open Source
9 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.50%) User Experience
10 1 (0.50%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.50%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.50%) NHS
10 1 (0.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 44 (22.00%) UNIX
1 44 (22.00%) Linux
2 26 (13.00%) Solaris
3 17 (8.50%) Windows
4 4 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.50%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.00%) Android
6 2 (1.00%) AIX
6 2 (1.00%) HPUX
7 1 (0.50%) OS/390
7 1 (0.50%) zOS
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.50%) SUSE
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (38.00%) OO
2 67 (33.50%) Software Engineering
3 47 (23.50%) Analytics
4 33 (16.50%) Time Management
4 33 (16.50%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (14.50%) ETL
6 24 (12.00%) MVC
7 19 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (9.00%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (8.50%) SOA
10 15 (7.50%) Unit Testing
11 13 (6.50%) Migration
12 12 (6.00%) OOP
13 10 (5.00%) OOD
13 10 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
14 9 (4.50%) High Availability
14 9 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (4.50%) UML
15 8 (4.00%) Data Modelling
15 8 (4.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 116 (58.00%) SQL
2 85 (42.50%) Java
3 73 (36.50%) C#
4 48 (24.00%) PL/SQL
5 32 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 30 (15.00%) T-SQL
7 16 (8.00%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.00%) C
9 7 (3.50%) Perl
9 7 (3.50%) XPath
10 5 (2.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.00%) VB
11 4 (2.00%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.50%) Python
12 3 (1.50%) PHP
13 2 (1.00%) PHP5
14 1 (0.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (10.50%) Degree
2 7 (3.50%) HND
3 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.00%) MCTS
3 4 (2.00%) MCITP
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.50%) SLA
1 3 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.50%) QA
1 3 (1.50%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (2.50%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.00%) Foglight
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 93 (46.50%) Oracle
2 48 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 35 (17.50%) Sybase
4 25 (12.50%) Talend
5 23 (11.50%) Red Hat
6 18 (9.00%) Tableau
6 18 (9.00%) Business Objects
7 7 (3.50%) SAP
7 7 (3.50%) Informatica
8 4 (2.00%) IBM
9 3 (1.50%) BEA
9 3 (1.50%) Vitria
9 3 (1.50%) Pega
10 1 (0.50%) Netezza
10 1 (0.50%) Twitter
10 1 (0.50%) Interwoven
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Midlands
Robert Walters
Salary: £38 - £53 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + flexitime
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: 27k to 35k per year GBP
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + FE Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Worcestershire
Explore Group
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + inc FE Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + + FE Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 26 days ago