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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 150 127 135
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 68 87 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 1.62% 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.07% 4.79% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 56 69 52
Average salary £47,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.94% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,459 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1670 1815 1600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.66% 33.82% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1452 1506 1430
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +4 22 £47,500 -2.56% 2
Staffordshire +3 9 £55,000 +92.98%
Warwickshire +1 7 £47,500 +47.63% 1
Walsall -5 7 £75,000 +97.36%
West Bromwich - 5 £30,459 -
Solihull - 4 £47,500 -
Coventry -21 3 £45,500 -1.62%
Worcestershire -9 2 £44,298 +45.23%
Shropshire -6 1 £40,000 -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 106 (66.67%) SQL
3 93 (58.49%) Oracle
4 89 (55.97%) SQL Server
5 59 (37.11%) Java
6 54 (33.96%) .NET
7 41 (25.79%) C#
7 41 (25.79%) OO
7 41 (25.79%) Finance
8 36 (22.64%) Performance Tuning
9 35 (22.01%) XML
10 34 (21.38%) ETL
10 34 (21.38%) Oracle Database
11 32 (20.13%) Software Engineering
12 30 (18.87%) MS Excel
13 29 (18.24%) HTML
13 29 (18.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 28 (17.61%) UNIX
14 28 (17.61%) Linux
15 25 (15.72%) Replication
16 24 (15.09%) Degree
17 23 (14.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 23 (14.47%) SOA
18 22 (13.84%) Windows
19 21 (13.21%) Clustering
19 21 (13.21%) JavaScript
19 21 (13.21%) Sybase
19 21 (13.21%) Talend
19 21 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 21 (13.21%) Talend Open Studio

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (9.43%) JBoss
2 13 (8.18%) WebSphere Application Server
2 13 (8.18%) WebSphere
3 10 (6.29%) WebLogic
4 8 (5.03%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.14%) ArcGIS
6 4 (2.52%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.52%) Apache
7 3 (1.89%) IIS
7 3 (1.89%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.63%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.63%) Confluence
8 1 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 30 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.52%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.55%) TCP/IP
1 12 (7.55%) SSL
2 5 (3.14%) Internet
3 2 (1.26%) HTTP
4 1 (0.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 89 (55.97%) SQL Server
3 34 (21.38%) Oracle Database
4 29 (18.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (14.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (12.58%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (11.95%) DB2
9 18 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (10.06%) BusinessObjects
11 15 (9.43%) MySQL
12 14 (8.81%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (7.55%) QlikView
13 12 (7.55%) SAP Data Services
13 12 (7.55%) Data Mart
14 11 (6.92%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (6.29%) OLTP
16 7 (4.40%) Oracle Database 10g
17 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (13.21%) Talend Open Studio
2 17 (10.69%) Subversion
3 11 (6.92%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.77%) Maven
5 6 (3.77%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.14%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.14%) Ant
6 5 (3.14%) NUnit
7 4 (2.52%) NetBeans
7 4 (2.52%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.26%) JIRA
9 1 (0.63%) Selenium
9 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.63%) JUnit
9 1 (0.63%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.63%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.63%) Log4j
9 1 (0.63%) FogBugz
General
1 41 (25.79%) Finance
2 19 (11.95%) Telecoms
2 19 (11.95%) Retail
3 12 (7.55%) Retail Banking
3 12 (7.55%) Banking
4 7 (4.40%) Back Office
5 5 (3.14%) Military
6 3 (1.89%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (30.82%) Developer
2 36 (22.64%) DBA
3 22 (13.84%) SQL DBA
4 16 (10.06%) Architect
5 15 (9.43%) Software Developer
6 14 (8.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 12 (7.55%) Graduate Software Developer
7 12 (7.55%) Graduate
7 12 (7.55%) Consultant
7 12 (7.55%) Graduate Developer
8 11 (6.92%) Senior DBA
9 10 (6.29%) Senior SQL DBA
9 10 (6.29%) Team Leader
9 10 (6.29%) Analyst
10 9 (5.66%) Oracle DBA
10 9 (5.66%) C# Developer
11 8 (5.03%) Data Architect
12 7 (4.40%) Junior
12 7 (4.40%) Software Engineer
12 7 (4.40%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (33.96%) .NET
2 35 (22.01%) XML
3 29 (18.24%) HTML
4 17 (10.69%) Web Services
5 15 (9.43%) Java EE
6 12 (7.55%) SOAP
7 11 (6.92%) CSS
7 11 (6.92%) XSLT
8 10 (6.29%) Spring
9 9 (5.66%) Middleware
10 8 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (5.03%) JSP
10 8 (5.03%) ASP.NET
11 7 (4.40%) J2EE
11 7 (4.40%) Struts
11 7 (4.40%) JMS
11 7 (4.40%) WCF
11 7 (4.40%) JNI
12 6 (3.77%) .NET Framework
12 6 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.72%) Replication
2 21 (13.21%) Clustering
3 19 (11.95%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (8.81%) Computer Science
5 13 (8.18%) Semantic Web
6 8 (5.03%) Client/Server
7 7 (4.40%) Data Integration
8 5 (3.14%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.89%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.26%) NHS
11 2 (1.26%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.63%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.63%) W3C
12 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (17.61%) UNIX
1 28 (17.61%) Linux
2 22 (13.84%) Windows
3 7 (4.40%) Solaris
4 4 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.52%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (1.89%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) HPUX
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.79%) OO
2 36 (22.64%) Performance Tuning
3 34 (21.38%) ETL
4 32 (20.13%) Software Engineering
5 23 (14.47%) SOA
6 19 (11.95%) Migration
7 17 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (10.06%) ITIL
8 16 (10.06%) Capacity Planning
9 15 (9.43%) MVC
9 15 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (8.81%) Analytics
11 13 (8.18%) Data Migration
12 12 (7.55%) Time Management
12 12 (7.55%) High Availability
13 11 (6.92%) Data Modelling
14 10 (6.29%) E-Commerce
14 10 (6.29%) Line Management
14 10 (6.29%) Database Mirroring
15 9 (5.66%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 106 (66.67%) SQL
2 59 (37.11%) Java
3 41 (25.79%) C#
4 21 (13.21%) JavaScript
5 20 (12.58%) T-SQL
6 15 (9.43%) PL/SQL
7 11 (6.92%) Shell Script
8 9 (5.66%) C
8 9 (5.66%) Perl
9 8 (5.03%) XPath
9 8 (5.03%) VBA
10 7 (4.40%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.52%) VB
11 4 (2.52%) PHP
11 4 (2.52%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.89%) Python
13 2 (1.26%) VBScript
14 1 (0.63%) PHP5
14 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (15.09%) Degree
2 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.14%) MCSD
4 4 (2.52%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.26%) MCTS
5 2 (1.26%) MCITP
6 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.63%) MCSE
6 1 (0.63%) ISEB
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.18%) SLA
2 9 (5.66%) QA
3 3 (1.89%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (11.32%) Data Guard
2 12 (7.55%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.52%) Nagios
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 93 (58.49%) Oracle
2 21 (13.21%) Sybase
2 21 (13.21%) Talend
3 18 (11.32%) Microsoft
4 16 (10.06%) Tableau
5 9 (5.66%) Informatica
6 6 (3.77%) SAP
7 5 (3.14%) ESRI
8 4 (2.52%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.52%) IBM
9 3 (1.89%) Netezza
9 3 (1.89%) Pega
10 2 (1.26%) BEA
10 2 (1.26%) Vitria
10 2 (1.26%) Remedy
10 2 (1.26%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.63%) VMware
11 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.63%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.63%) Interwoven
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