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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 125 136 172
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +36
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 89 75 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.63% 1.36% 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.83% 4.64% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 71 54 27
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1843 1618 1650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.67% 29.28% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 1444 1441
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +20 29 £48,750 +25.00%
Walsall +10 14 £38,000 +8.57% 1
Coventry - 12 £46,250 -
Warwickshire +6 11 £27,850 -30.37% 1
Staffordshire -21 10 £28,500 -51.48% 2
Worcestershire - 8 £30,500 - 1
Shropshire - 2 - -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 134 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 97 (72.39%) SQL
3 82 (61.19%) SQL Server
4 76 (56.72%) .NET
5 71 (52.99%) Oracle
6 66 (49.25%) C#
7 47 (35.07%) OO
8 46 (34.33%) Oracle Database
9 41 (30.60%) HTML
9 41 (30.60%) ASP.NET
10 38 (28.36%) Business Intelligence
10 38 (28.36%) Microsoft
11 35 (26.12%) Java
11 35 (26.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 32 (23.88%) Software Engineering
13 31 (23.13%) JavaScript
13 31 (23.13%) CSS
14 30 (22.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 27 (20.15%) Oracle Forms
16 26 (19.40%) MVC
17 25 (18.66%) OOD
17 25 (18.66%) Performance Tuning
18 23 (17.16%) PL/SQL
19 22 (16.42%) XML
20 21 (15.67%) TDD
20 21 (15.67%) Oracle Database 11g
21 20 (14.93%) Windows
22 19 (14.18%) UNIX
22 19 (14.18%) Oracle EBS
23 18 (13.43%) Shell Script

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (7.46%) Oracle Workflow
1 10 (7.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (5.22%) IIS
3 4 (2.99%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (2.24%) nginx
4 3 (2.24%) Node.js
4 3 (2.24%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.49%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.46%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (14.18%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (8.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) Internet
2 3 (2.24%) SAN
3 2 (1.49%) Intranet
4 1 (0.75%) HTTP
4 1 (0.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 82 (61.19%) SQL Server
3 46 (34.33%) Oracle Database
4 35 (26.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (22.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (15.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (12.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (9.70%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (8.21%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (7.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (7.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 10 (7.46%) Star Schema
12 8 (5.97%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (5.22%) MS Access
14 5 (3.73%) Oracle9i Database
15 4 (2.99%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
16 3 (2.24%) Data Mart
16 3 (2.24%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 27 (20.15%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (4.48%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.24%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.24%) Grunt
4 2 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.49%) ProC
5 1 (0.75%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.75%) Subversion
5 1 (0.75%) Maven
5 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.75%) Ant
General
1 14 (10.45%) Finance
2 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
2 1 (0.75%) Games
2 1 (0.75%) Retail
2 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (33.58%) Developer
2 26 (19.40%) Software Engineer
2 26 (19.40%) DBA
3 18 (13.43%) Senior Developer
4 16 (11.94%) Oracle DBA
4 16 (11.94%) .NET Developer
4 16 (11.94%) Team Leader
5 14 (10.45%) Development Team Leader
5 14 (10.45%) Administrator
6 12 (8.96%) Analyst
7 10 (7.46%) SQL Developer
7 10 (7.46%) Oracle Team Leader
8 8 (5.97%) Architect
9 7 (5.22%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Consultant
10 6 (4.48%) Data Analyst
11 5 (3.73%) Developer Analyst
12 4 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 4 (2.99%) Implementation Consultant
12 4 (2.99%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (56.72%) .NET
2 41 (30.60%) HTML
2 41 (30.60%) ASP.NET
3 31 (23.13%) CSS
4 22 (16.42%) XML
5 18 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (11.19%) .NET Framework
7 14 (10.45%) NHibernate
7 14 (10.45%) WCF
7 14 (10.45%) XSLT
7 14 (10.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 13 (9.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (9.70%) WinForms
9 12 (8.96%) WPF
9 12 (8.96%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (8.96%) Spring.NET
10 11 (8.21%) Web Services
11 9 (6.72%) XSL
12 8 (5.97%) jQuery
13 7 (5.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.70%) Data Integration
2 12 (8.96%) Semantic Web
3 10 (7.46%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.73%) Clustering
5 3 (2.24%) GIS
6 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.49%) Open Source
7 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.93%) Windows
2 19 (14.18%) UNIX
3 6 (4.48%) Linux
4 5 (3.73%) Solaris
5 3 (2.24%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.24%) Debian
5 3 (2.24%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (35.07%) OO
2 38 (28.36%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (23.88%) Software Engineering
4 26 (19.40%) MVC
5 25 (18.66%) OOD
5 25 (18.66%) Performance Tuning
6 21 (15.67%) TDD
7 15 (11.19%) ETL
8 12 (8.96%) SOA
8 12 (8.96%) AOP
8 12 (8.96%) Analytics
8 12 (8.96%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (7.46%) Refactoring
9 10 (7.46%) Workflow
10 9 (6.72%) Data Modelling
10 9 (6.72%) Unit Testing
11 8 (5.97%) Software Testing
12 7 (5.22%) Time Management
12 7 (5.22%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (4.48%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (72.39%) SQL
2 66 (49.25%) C#
3 35 (26.12%) Java
4 31 (23.13%) JavaScript
5 23 (17.16%) PL/SQL
6 18 (13.43%) Shell Script
7 13 (9.70%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.22%) VB.NET
8 7 (5.22%) C
9 6 (4.48%) Python
10 4 (2.99%) Delphi
11 3 (2.24%) C++
11 3 (2.24%) VBA
12 2 (1.49%) VB
12 2 (1.49%) Perl
12 2 (1.49%) Korn
12 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.75%) F#
13 1 (0.75%) Scala
13 1 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (13.43%) Degree
2 14 (10.45%) OCP
2 14 (10.45%) Oracle Certification
3 10 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.46%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.99%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.97%) QA
2 5 (3.73%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.97%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.49%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (5.97%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 71 (52.99%) Oracle
2 38 (28.36%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.70%) Sybase
4 6 (4.48%) Informatica
4 6 (4.48%) Talend
5 5 (3.73%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.24%) JBoss
7 2 (1.49%) NetApp
7 2 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.49%) Clearswift
7 2 (1.49%) VMware
7 2 (1.49%) SAP
7 2 (1.49%) HP
7 2 (1.49%) EMC
7 2 (1.49%) Citrix
7 2 (1.49%) Netezza
8 1 (0.75%) Twitter
8 1 (0.75%) Capita
8 1 (0.75%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.75%) Ab Initio
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Required IT
Salary: £30,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago