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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 122 133 161
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +28
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 97 83 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.71% 1.57% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.12% 4.83% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 94 53 32
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £35,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +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
1896 1720 1652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.47% 32.47% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1678 1493 1467
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,400
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +13 39 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Warwickshire 0 19 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Walsall - 7 £75,000 - 1
Worcestershire +9 5 £31,500 -18.18%
Coventry -4 4 £45,750 +40.76%
Solihull -5 4 £27,500 +5.76%
Staffordshire -29 4 £30,000 -45.45% 1
West Bromwich +12 3 £42,500 -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 184 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 124 (67.39%) SQL
3 121 (65.76%) SQL Server
4 116 (63.04%) Oracle
5 85 (46.20%) .NET
6 68 (36.96%) Oracle Database
7 66 (35.87%) C#
8 57 (30.98%) OO
9 56 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
10 50 (27.17%) Java
11 47 (25.54%) Microsoft
11 47 (25.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 44 (23.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 41 (22.28%) Software Engineering
14 40 (21.74%) HTML
15 36 (19.57%) PL/SQL
15 36 (19.57%) Performance Tuning
16 34 (18.48%) SQL Server 2008
17 32 (17.39%) T-SQL
17 32 (17.39%) JavaScript
18 31 (16.85%) Sybase
18 31 (16.85%) Oracle Forms
19 28 (15.22%) Oracle Database 11g
19 28 (15.22%) ASP.NET
20 27 (14.67%) SQL Server 2005
20 27 (14.67%) Analytics
21 25 (13.59%) CSS
21 25 (13.59%) XML
21 25 (13.59%) UNIX
21 25 (13.59%) Degree

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (5.43%) Oracle Workflow
1 10 (5.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (2.72%) IIS
2 5 (2.72%) JBoss
3 4 (2.17%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.17%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.63%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (1.63%) nginx
4 3 (1.63%) Node.js
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.43%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (11.96%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (7.07%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.63%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.72%) Internet
2 2 (1.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 121 (65.76%) SQL Server
3 68 (36.96%) Oracle Database
4 47 (25.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (23.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (18.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 28 (15.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 27 (14.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (11.96%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (8.15%) Star Schema
12 13 (7.07%) MS Access
13 11 (5.98%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (5.43%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (5.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 8 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
16 7 (3.80%) SQL Server 2000
17 6 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
18 5 (2.72%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 31 (16.85%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (3.26%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (1.63%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.63%) Grunt
4 2 (1.09%) Hudson
4 2 (1.09%) ProC
5 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (7.07%) Finance
2 5 (2.72%) Billing
3 2 (1.09%) Marketing
4 1 (0.54%) Games
4 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (29.35%) DBA
2 45 (24.46%) Developer
3 31 (16.85%) Software Engineer
4 29 (15.76%) Oracle DBA
5 28 (15.22%) SQL DBA
6 26 (14.13%) Analyst
7 22 (11.96%) SQL Server DBA
8 19 (10.33%) Administrator
9 18 (9.78%) .NET Developer
10 14 (7.61%) Data Analyst
10 14 (7.61%) Architect
11 13 (7.07%) Senior Developer
12 10 (5.43%) Team Leader
12 10 (5.43%) Development Team Leader
12 10 (5.43%) Oracle Team Leader
12 10 (5.43%) Software Manager
13 9 (4.89%) SQL Developer
14 6 (3.26%) Support Analyst
14 6 (3.26%) Developer Analyst
14 6 (3.26%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (46.20%) .NET
2 40 (21.74%) HTML
3 28 (15.22%) ASP.NET
4 25 (13.59%) CSS
4 25 (13.59%) XML
5 18 (9.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (8.70%) Web Services
7 14 (7.61%) XSLT
8 13 (7.07%) .NET Framework
9 12 (6.52%) WCF
9 12 (6.52%) WPF
9 12 (6.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 12 (6.52%) WinForms
9 12 (6.52%) NHibernate
10 11 (5.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (5.98%) Castle Windsor
10 11 (5.98%) Spring.NET
11 10 (5.43%) Ajax
12 9 (4.89%) XSL
13 7 (3.80%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.59%) Semantic Web
2 17 (9.24%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.15%) Data Integration
4 14 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.89%) Clustering
6 7 (3.80%) GIS
7 4 (2.17%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.17%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.17%) Replication
8 3 (1.63%) FMCG
9 1 (0.54%) Statistics
9 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.54%) Open Source
9 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.59%) UNIX
2 22 (11.96%) Linux
3 18 (9.78%) Windows
4 8 (4.35%) Solaris
5 3 (1.63%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.63%) Debian
5 3 (1.63%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (30.98%) OO
2 56 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (22.28%) Software Engineering
4 36 (19.57%) Performance Tuning
5 27 (14.67%) Analytics
6 24 (13.04%) MVC
7 19 (10.33%) ETL
7 19 (10.33%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (8.15%) Refactoring
9 14 (7.61%) Workflow
10 13 (7.07%) OOD
11 12 (6.52%) Software Testing
11 12 (6.52%) TDD
12 11 (5.98%) Dependency Injection
12 11 (5.98%) AOP
13 10 (5.43%) SOA
13 10 (5.43%) Data Modelling
14 9 (4.89%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (4.89%) Technical Architecture
15 8 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 124 (67.39%) SQL
2 66 (35.87%) C#
3 50 (27.17%) Java
4 36 (19.57%) PL/SQL
5 32 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 32 (17.39%) T-SQL
6 15 (8.15%) Shell Script
7 6 (3.26%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.72%) Python
9 4 (2.17%) VBA
9 4 (2.17%) Delphi
10 3 (1.63%) C
11 1 (0.54%) C++
11 1 (0.54%) VB
11 1 (0.54%) Perl
11 1 (0.54%) Haskell
11 1 (0.54%) Erlang
11 1 (0.54%) F#
11 1 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (13.59%) Degree
2 16 (8.70%) OCP
2 16 (8.70%) Oracle Certification
3 10 (5.43%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.63%) HND
5 1 (0.54%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.89%) QA
2 4 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (7.61%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (2.72%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (9.24%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 116 (63.04%) Oracle
2 47 (25.54%) Microsoft
3 31 (16.85%) Sybase
4 7 (3.80%) Informatica
5 6 (3.26%) Talend
6 5 (2.72%) Business Objects
7 4 (2.17%) BEA
7 4 (2.17%) Pega
7 4 (2.17%) Vitria
7 4 (2.17%) IBM
8 2 (1.09%) Netezza
8 2 (1.09%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.09%) SAP
9 1 (0.54%) Ab Initio
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