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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 134 122 179
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +57
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 92 78 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.65% 1.46% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.93% 5.05% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 77 57 29
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 £28,240 £35,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
1868 1546 1651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.56% 28.85% 34.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1562 1374 1433
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 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 18 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 +16 28 £40,000 -15.78%
Warwickshire -5 13 £27,850 -30.37% 2
Walsall +9 12 £41,500 +18.57%
Staffordshire -26 12 £28,500 -52.50% 2
Coventry - 11 £47,500 -
Worcestershire - 10 £31,000 - 1
Shropshire - 2 - -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 100 (70.92%) SQL
3 90 (63.83%) SQL Server
4 80 (56.74%) .NET
5 74 (52.48%) Oracle
6 67 (47.52%) C#
7 50 (35.46%) OO
8 47 (33.33%) Oracle Database
9 43 (30.50%) HTML
10 42 (29.79%) ASP.NET
11 41 (29.08%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (29.08%) Microsoft
12 39 (27.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 35 (24.82%) Software Engineering
13 35 (24.82%) Java
14 34 (24.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 31 (21.99%) JavaScript
16 30 (21.28%) CSS
17 28 (19.86%) MVC
17 28 (19.86%) Oracle Forms
17 28 (19.86%) Performance Tuning
18 24 (17.02%) OOD
18 24 (17.02%) XML
19 23 (16.31%) PL/SQL
20 21 (14.89%) TDD
20 21 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
21 20 (14.18%) Oracle Database 11g
21 20 (14.18%) Windows
21 20 (14.18%) Oracle EBS
22 19 (13.48%) MS Excel

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (7.09%) Oracle Workflow
1 10 (7.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (4.96%) IIS
3 4 (2.84%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.13%) Node.js
4 3 (2.13%) nginx
5 2 (1.42%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.09%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (14.18%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (7.80%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.26%) Internet
2 3 (2.13%) SAN
3 2 (1.42%) Intranet
4 1 (0.71%) HTTP
4 1 (0.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 90 (63.83%) SQL Server
3 47 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 39 (27.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (24.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (14.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (12.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (9.22%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (8.51%) Star Schema
11 10 (7.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 9 (6.38%) MS Access
12 9 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (4.96%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (2.84%) Oracle9i Database
15 3 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (2.13%) Snowflake Schema
15 3 (2.13%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 3 (2.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 28 (19.86%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (4.26%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.13%) Grunt
4 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.42%) ProC
5 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.71%) Ant
5 1 (0.71%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.71%) Subversion
5 1 (0.71%) Maven
General
1 14 (9.93%) Finance
2 1 (0.71%) Games
2 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
2 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (33.33%) Developer
2 30 (21.28%) DBA
3 26 (18.44%) Software Engineer
4 19 (13.48%) .NET Developer
5 18 (12.77%) Senior Developer
6 17 (12.06%) Administrator
7 16 (11.35%) Oracle DBA
8 15 (10.64%) Team Leader
9 14 (9.93%) Development Team Leader
9 14 (9.93%) Analyst
10 10 (7.09%) Oracle Team Leader
11 9 (6.38%) SQL Developer
12 8 (5.67%) SQL DBA
12 8 (5.67%) Data Analyst
12 8 (5.67%) Architect
13 7 (4.96%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (4.26%) Consultant
15 5 (3.55%) Developer Analyst
15 5 (3.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 4 (2.84%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (56.74%) .NET
2 43 (30.50%) HTML
3 42 (29.79%) ASP.NET
4 30 (21.28%) CSS
5 24 (17.02%) XML
6 21 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (9.93%) .NET Framework
7 14 (9.93%) NHibernate
7 14 (9.93%) WCF
7 14 (9.93%) Web Services
7 14 (9.93%) XSLT
7 14 (9.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 13 (9.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (8.51%) Spring.NET
9 12 (8.51%) WPF
9 12 (8.51%) WinForms
9 12 (8.51%) Castle Windsor
10 10 (7.09%) Ajax
11 9 (6.38%) XSL
12 8 (5.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.22%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.22%) Semantic Web
2 13 (9.22%) Data Integration
3 6 (4.26%) GIS
4 5 (3.55%) Clustering
5 2 (1.42%) Open Source
5 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.42%) Replication
6 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.18%) Windows
2 18 (12.77%) UNIX
3 6 (4.26%) Linux
4 4 (2.84%) Solaris
5 3 (2.13%) Debian
5 3 (2.13%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.13%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.42%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.46%) OO
2 41 (29.08%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (24.82%) Software Engineering
4 28 (19.86%) MVC
4 28 (19.86%) Performance Tuning
5 24 (17.02%) OOD
6 21 (14.89%) TDD
7 14 (9.93%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (9.93%) ETL
8 13 (9.22%) Analytics
9 12 (8.51%) Dependency Injection
9 12 (8.51%) Refactoring
9 12 (8.51%) AOP
9 12 (8.51%) SOA
10 11 (7.80%) Software Testing
11 10 (7.09%) Workflow
12 9 (6.38%) Data Modelling
12 9 (6.38%) Unit Testing
13 8 (5.67%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (5.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (70.92%) SQL
2 67 (47.52%) C#
3 35 (24.82%) Java
4 31 (21.99%) JavaScript
5 23 (16.31%) PL/SQL
6 17 (12.06%) Shell Script
7 16 (11.35%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.26%) C
8 6 (4.26%) Python
9 5 (3.55%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.84%) Delphi
11 3 (2.13%) VBA
12 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.42%) Korn
12 2 (1.42%) C++
13 1 (0.71%) Perl
13 1 (0.71%) VB
13 1 (0.71%) Haskell
13 1 (0.71%) Erlang
13 1 (0.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (12.06%) Degree
2 13 (9.22%) OCP
2 13 (9.22%) Oracle Certification
3 10 (7.09%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.09%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) QA
2 5 (3.55%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (4.96%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.42%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.42%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.42%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (5.67%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.42%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 74 (52.48%) Oracle
2 41 (29.08%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.22%) Sybase
4 6 (4.26%) Business Objects
4 6 (4.26%) Informatica
4 6 (4.26%) Talend
5 3 (2.13%) JBoss
6 2 (1.42%) Netezza
6 2 (1.42%) VMware
6 2 (1.42%) SAP
6 2 (1.42%) HP
6 2 (1.42%) EMC
6 2 (1.42%) Citrix
6 2 (1.42%) NetApp
6 2 (1.42%) Clearswift
7 1 (0.71%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.71%) Yahoo!
7 1 (0.71%) Twitter
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