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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 172 135 174
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +39
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 67 90 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.10% 1.71% 0.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.26% 5.08% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 84 35
Median salary £42,655 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.55% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
1574 1770 1801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.84% 33.61% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1316 1552 1553
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +13 31 £43,000 -9.47%
Coventry +9 13 £42,655 -5.21% 1
Shropshire -7 10 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Birmingham -53 8 £50,000 +42.85% 5
Solihull +16 2 £30,000 +9.09%
Staffordshire -4 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Wolverhampton - 1 £31,500 -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 123 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 91 (73.98%) SQL
3 88 (71.54%) SQL Server
4 81 (65.85%) C#
5 74 (60.16%) .NET
5 74 (60.16%) XML
6 66 (53.66%) HTML
7 64 (52.03%) JavaScript
8 62 (50.41%) Web Services
9 58 (47.15%) OO
10 57 (46.34%) CSS
11 55 (44.72%) SOA
12 51 (41.46%) ASP.NET
12 51 (41.46%) Mentoring
13 50 (40.65%) Microsoft
14 47 (38.21%) T-SQL
15 46 (37.40%) Release Management
15 46 (37.40%) Microsoft Certification
15 46 (37.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 45 (36.59%) Wealth Management
17 42 (34.15%) Oracle
18 34 (27.64%) jQuery
18 34 (27.64%) SQL Server 2008
19 33 (26.83%) Degree
20 29 (23.58%) Coaching
21 28 (22.76%) ASP.NET MVC
21 28 (22.76%) MCSD
21 28 (22.76%) MVC
22 27 (21.95%) WCF
23 25 (20.33%) Finance

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.50%) JBoss
1 8 (6.50%) WebSphere
1 8 (6.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (4.88%) IIS
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.81%) Apache
5 1 (0.81%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.81%) Node.js
5 1 (0.81%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (13.01%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.63%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.81%) IaaS
1 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.50%) SSL
3 6 (4.88%) Internet
4 4 (3.25%) SAN
5 3 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (2.44%) Symposium
6 2 (1.63%) Firewall
7 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 88 (71.54%) SQL Server
3 34 (27.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (18.70%) Oracle Database
5 18 (14.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (8.94%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (8.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (7.32%) DB2
9 6 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (4.88%) Data Mart
9 6 (4.88%) OLAP
9 6 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (4.88%) Power BI
9 6 (4.88%) Snowflake Schema
9 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (4.88%) Star Schema
10 4 (3.25%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.63%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 7 (5.69%) MSBuild
1 7 (5.69%) MSTest
2 6 (4.88%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (4.88%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.44%) Maven
3 3 (2.44%) MSI
4 2 (1.63%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.63%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.63%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.63%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.81%) Ant
5 1 (0.81%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.81%) JUnit
5 1 (0.81%) Subversion
5 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (20.33%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) Retail
3 8 (6.50%) Banking
3 8 (6.50%) Retail Banking
3 8 (6.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 77 (62.60%) Developer
2 47 (38.21%) .NET Developer
3 46 (37.40%) C# .NET Developer
3 46 (37.40%) C# Developer
4 36 (29.27%) ASP.NET Developer
4 36 (29.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 33 (26.83%) .NET Software Developer
5 33 (26.83%) C# Software Developer
6 21 (17.07%) Senior Developer
7 16 (13.01%) DBA
7 16 (13.01%) Senior .NET Developer
8 15 (12.20%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (12.20%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 15 (12.20%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (12.20%) Senior C# Developer
9 13 (10.57%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 13 (10.57%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 13 (10.57%) Senior Software Developer
10 11 (8.94%) Lead Developer
11 10 (8.13%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (60.16%) .NET
1 74 (60.16%) XML
2 66 (53.66%) HTML
3 62 (50.41%) Web Services
4 57 (46.34%) CSS
5 51 (41.46%) ASP.NET
6 46 (37.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 34 (27.64%) jQuery
8 28 (22.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (21.95%) WCF
10 20 (16.26%) XSLT
11 9 (7.32%) Java EE
11 9 (7.32%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (6.50%) SOAP
13 7 (5.69%) Backbone.js
14 6 (4.88%) MDX
14 6 (4.88%) XSL
15 3 (2.44%) JSON
15 3 (2.44%) Oracle Streams
15 3 (2.44%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.13%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (7.32%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.44%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.63%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.63%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.63%) Replication
6 1 (0.81%) Fintech
6 1 (0.81%) SCADA
6 1 (0.81%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.70%) Unix
2 20 (16.26%) Windows
3 18 (14.63%) Linux
4 7 (5.69%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.07%) Solaris
6 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (47.15%) OO
2 55 (44.72%) SOA
3 51 (41.46%) Mentoring
4 46 (37.40%) Release Management
5 45 (36.59%) Wealth Management
6 29 (23.58%) Coaching
7 28 (22.76%) MVC
8 20 (16.26%) High Availability
9 19 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (13.01%) ETL
11 15 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (12.20%) SDLC
12 10 (8.13%) Project Management
12 10 (8.13%) Waterfall
13 9 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (7.32%) Data Modelling
14 8 (6.50%) Time Management
14 8 (6.50%) Web Development
15 6 (4.88%) Kimball Methodology
15 6 (4.88%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 91 (73.98%) SQL
2 81 (65.85%) C#
3 64 (52.03%) JavaScript
4 47 (38.21%) T-SQL
5 25 (20.33%) Java
6 20 (16.26%) XPath
7 8 (6.50%) VB
8 7 (5.69%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.07%) PHP
10 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.63%) Progress 4GL
10 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.63%) VBA
11 1 (0.81%) C
11 1 (0.81%) C++
11 1 (0.81%) Korn
11 1 (0.81%) Perl
11 1 (0.81%) Python
11 1 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (37.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (26.83%) Degree
3 28 (22.76%) MCSD
4 17 (13.82%) MCPD
4 17 (13.82%) MCTS
5 3 (2.44%) MBA
5 3 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.81%) MCP
6 1 (0.81%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) QA
1 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.44%) NFS
2 3 (2.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (8.94%) Data Guard
2 10 (8.13%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (4.88%) OpenView
4 3 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (2.44%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (1.63%) TIBCO Hawk
6 1 (0.81%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.81%) Puppet
6 1 (0.81%) SCCM
6 1 (0.81%) Simpana
Vendors
1 50 (40.65%) Microsoft
2 42 (34.15%) Oracle
3 5 (4.07%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.25%) VMware
5 3 (2.44%) Cisco
5 3 (2.44%) HP
5 3 (2.44%) NetApp
5 3 (2.44%) Sybase
5 3 (2.44%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.44%) Veritas
6 2 (1.63%) IBM
6 2 (1.63%) Informatica
6 2 (1.63%) Netezza
6 2 (1.63%) SAP
6 2 (1.63%) Sonatype
6 2 (1.63%) Talend
7 1 (0.81%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.81%) Citrix
7 1 (0.81%) Finjan
7 1 (0.81%) hybris
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