The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 140 163 145
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 58 39 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.17% 0.78% 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.70% 2.32% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 49 31 42
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1569 1678 1505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.73% 33.50% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1475 1354
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,850 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
RDBMS
England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +18 28 £37,500 +3.44% 5
Staffordshire +5 9 £55,000 +60.00% 1
Walsall +2 5 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Solihull +2 4 £25,500 -10.52%
Coventry - 4 £52,500 -
Herefordshire - 3 - -
Shropshire +2 1 £47,500 -26.92%
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 88 (72.13%) SQL
3 64 (52.46%) Oracle
4 51 (41.80%) SQL Server
5 50 (40.98%) .NET
5 50 (40.98%) HTML
6 43 (35.25%) Java
6 43 (35.25%) Oracle Database
7 42 (34.43%) CSS
8 40 (32.79%) C#
8 40 (32.79%) Windows
9 36 (29.51%) UNIX
10 35 (28.69%) Shell Script
11 34 (27.87%) C
12 31 (25.41%) C++
12 31 (25.41%) Linux
13 30 (24.59%) Sybase
14 29 (23.77%) ASP.NET
15 27 (22.13%) ITIL
16 26 (21.31%) Solaris
17 24 (19.67%) Performance Tuning
18 23 (18.85%) Oracle Database 11g
18 23 (18.85%) Oracle Database 10g
19 22 (18.03%) Perl
19 22 (18.03%) SLA
19 22 (18.03%) Salesforce.com
20 21 (17.21%) Sage
20 21 (17.21%) PHP
20 21 (17.21%) CRM
21 20 (16.39%) OO

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (8.20%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (7.38%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.64%) IIS
3 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (6.56%) Oracle Retail
1 8 (6.56%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.46%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.82%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.82%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.20%) Internet
2 2 (1.64%) SAN
2 2 (1.64%) Intranet
3 1 (0.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 51 (41.80%) SQL Server
3 43 (35.25%) Oracle Database
4 23 (18.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 23 (18.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (12.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (12.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (10.66%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (8.20%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (7.38%) OLTP
8 9 (7.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (6.56%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (4.92%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 6 (4.92%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (3.28%) DTS
12 3 (2.46%) DB2
13 2 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (11.48%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (8.20%) ProC
3 4 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.64%) JIRA
4 2 (1.64%) Selenium
4 2 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.82%) Xcode
5 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.82%) Toad
General
1 8 (6.56%) Retail
2 5 (4.10%) Finance
3 4 (3.28%) Automotive
4 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (29.51%) DBA
2 31 (25.41%) Developer
3 21 (17.21%) Analyst
3 21 (17.21%) Oracle DBA
4 19 (15.57%) Support Analyst
5 14 (11.48%) SQL DBA
6 13 (10.66%) Software Engineer
7 10 (8.20%) Administrator
8 9 (7.38%) Architect
8 9 (7.38%) Oracle Developer
9 8 (6.56%) SQL Server DBA
9 8 (6.56%) Consultant
10 7 (5.74%) .NET Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (4.92%) Team Leader
12 5 (4.10%) Senior Developer
13 4 (3.28%) Applications Developer
13 4 (3.28%) Data Architect
13 4 (3.28%) Web Developer
13 4 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (40.98%) .NET
1 50 (40.98%) HTML
2 42 (34.43%) CSS
3 29 (23.77%) ASP.NET
4 17 (13.93%) WinForms
4 17 (13.93%) .NET Framework
5 14 (11.48%) NHibernate
5 14 (11.48%) WPF
5 14 (11.48%) Spring.NET
5 14 (11.48%) Castle Windsor
5 14 (11.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (6.56%) WCF
6 8 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (5.74%) J2EE
8 6 (4.92%) Java EE
8 6 (4.92%) HTML5
9 5 (4.10%) jQuery
9 5 (4.10%) Spring
9 5 (4.10%) JSP
9 5 (4.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Clustering
2 8 (6.56%) Semantic Web
3 4 (3.28%) Replication
4 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.64%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.82%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.82%) Open Source
5 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (32.79%) Windows
2 36 (29.51%) UNIX
3 31 (25.41%) Linux
4 26 (21.31%) Solaris
5 2 (1.64%) AIX
6 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.82%) Android
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.13%) ITIL
2 24 (19.67%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (17.21%) CRM
4 20 (16.39%) OO
4 20 (16.39%) TDD
5 16 (13.11%) MVC
6 15 (12.30%) Software Engineering
7 14 (11.48%) AOP
7 14 (11.48%) Dependency Injection
8 12 (9.84%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (9.02%) Database Tuning
10 10 (8.20%) Time Management
10 10 (8.20%) OOD
10 10 (8.20%) ETL
11 9 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (6.56%) Data Migration
12 8 (6.56%) Analytics
12 8 (6.56%) Migration
13 7 (5.74%) Data Modelling
14 6 (4.92%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (72.13%) SQL
2 43 (35.25%) Java
3 40 (32.79%) C#
4 35 (28.69%) Shell Script
5 34 (27.87%) C
6 31 (25.41%) C++
7 22 (18.03%) Perl
8 21 (17.21%) PHP
9 19 (15.57%) JavaScript
10 16 (13.11%) PL/SQL
11 11 (9.02%) VB.NET
12 6 (4.92%) VB
13 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
14 3 (2.46%) VB6
14 3 (2.46%) VBScript
15 2 (1.64%) Korn
15 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.82%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (16.39%) Degree
2 6 (4.92%) OCP
2 6 (4.92%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.46%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.03%) SLA
2 3 (2.46%) QA
3 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (9.84%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (4.92%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.64%) Terminal Server
3 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (4.92%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.82%) Foglight
Vendors
1 64 (52.46%) Oracle
2 30 (24.59%) Sybase
3 22 (18.03%) Salesforce.com
4 21 (17.21%) Sage
5 17 (13.93%) Progress
6 7 (5.74%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.10%) Capita
8 2 (1.64%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.64%) HP
8 2 (1.64%) EMC
8 2 (1.64%) Citrix
8 2 (1.64%) Clearswift
8 2 (1.64%) NetApp
8 2 (1.64%) VMware
8 2 (1.64%) Talend
9 1 (0.82%) Twitter
9 1 (0.82%) Orchard
9 1 (0.82%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.82%) Northgate
9 1 (0.82%) Civica
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits including bonus, 23 da
Posted: 21 hours ago
Willenhall, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Kind Consultancy
Salary: From £42,000 to £46,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £41000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Walsall
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Posted: 27 days ago