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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 106 134 164
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +30
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 111 67 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.21% 1.52% 0.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.89% 4.58% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 110 47 32
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,500 £60,000
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
1611 1462 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.07% 33.06% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1453 1234 1599
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +6 46 £40,500 +8.00% 2
Warwickshire +11 20 £29,000 -25.16% 1
Walsall - 8 £78,750 - 1
Worcestershire - 6 £53,750 -
West Bromwich +11 4 £42,500 -
Solihull -3 4 £27,500 +5.76%
Coventry -15 2 £41,750 +11.33%
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 192 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 120 (62.50%) SQL
3 119 (61.98%) SQL Server
4 109 (56.77%) Oracle
5 76 (39.58%) .NET
6 65 (33.85%) OO
7 63 (32.81%) Java
8 57 (29.69%) Software Engineering
9 56 (29.17%) C#
10 55 (28.65%) Microsoft
11 53 (27.60%) SQL Server 2008
12 51 (26.56%) PL/SQL
12 51 (26.56%) Oracle Database
13 50 (26.04%) Business Intelligence
14 45 (23.44%) SQL Server 2005
15 41 (21.35%) Analytics
16 40 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 39 (20.31%) Sybase
18 38 (19.79%) Linux
19 36 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 35 (18.23%) MS Excel
20 35 (18.23%) T-SQL
21 34 (17.71%) UNIX
21 34 (17.71%) Performance Tuning
22 32 (16.67%) Semantic Web
23 24 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
24 23 (11.98%) Solaris
24 23 (11.98%) Degree
25 20 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
25 20 (10.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (5.73%) Tomcat
2 8 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.13%) JBoss
4 4 (2.08%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.56%) OpenEdge
5 3 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.04%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.04%) Apache
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (18.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (9.38%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (7.81%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (2.08%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.56%) SSL
2 1 (0.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 119 (61.98%) SQL Server
3 53 (27.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 51 (26.56%) Oracle Database
5 45 (23.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 40 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 36 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (10.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (9.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (5.73%) MS Access
11 11 (5.73%) Star Schema
12 10 (5.21%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
14 8 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
14 8 (4.17%) QlikView
15 6 (3.13%) DB2
15 6 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (6.77%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (5.21%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.04%) Ant
3 2 (1.04%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.04%) Toad
3 2 (1.04%) ProC
3 2 (1.04%) NetBeans
3 2 (1.04%) Subversion
3 2 (1.04%) Maven
3 2 (1.04%) Hudson
4 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (5.21%) Billing
2 9 (4.69%) Finance
3 4 (2.08%) Retail
4 3 (1.56%) Marketing
5 1 (0.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (36.46%) DBA
2 49 (25.52%) SQL DBA
3 44 (22.92%) Developer
4 39 (20.31%) SQL Server DBA
5 34 (17.71%) Administrator
6 29 (15.10%) Analyst
7 28 (14.58%) Oracle DBA
8 27 (14.06%) Software Engineer
9 19 (9.90%) Server Administrator
10 18 (9.38%) Data Analyst
11 17 (8.85%) Software Manager
12 16 (8.33%) Architect
13 10 (5.21%) Software Developer
13 10 (5.21%) .NET Developer
14 9 (4.69%) SQL Data Analyst
15 7 (3.65%) Java Developer
16 6 (3.13%) Support Analyst
16 6 (3.13%) Development Manager
16 6 (3.13%) Senior Developer
16 6 (3.13%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (39.58%) .NET
2 20 (10.42%) HTML
3 18 (9.38%) Web Services
4 15 (7.81%) XML
5 13 (6.77%) ASP.NET
5 13 (6.77%) Spring
6 9 (4.69%) CSS
6 9 (4.69%) J2EE
7 8 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (3.65%) RESTful
8 7 (3.65%) Ajax
8 7 (3.65%) Struts
8 7 (3.65%) JSP
8 7 (3.65%) JMS
9 6 (3.13%) Middleware
9 6 (3.13%) Hibernate
9 6 (3.13%) Spring MVC
10 5 (2.60%) Servlets
11 4 (2.08%) XSLT
11 4 (2.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.67%) Semantic Web
2 12 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.21%) Replication
4 9 (4.69%) Clustering
5 7 (3.65%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.65%) GIS
5 7 (3.65%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.60%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.08%) Statistics
7 4 (2.08%) FMCG
8 3 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.79%) Linux
2 34 (17.71%) UNIX
3 23 (11.98%) Solaris
4 8 (4.17%) Windows
5 2 (1.04%) AIX
6 1 (0.52%) HPUX
6 1 (0.52%) OS/390
6 1 (0.52%) zOS
6 1 (0.52%) SUSE
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (33.85%) OO
2 57 (29.69%) Software Engineering
3 50 (26.04%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (21.35%) Analytics
5 34 (17.71%) Performance Tuning
6 24 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
7 20 (10.42%) Time Management
7 20 (10.42%) MVC
8 19 (9.90%) ETL
9 16 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (5.73%) Refactoring
11 9 (4.69%) Migration
11 9 (4.69%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (4.17%) Web Development
12 8 (4.17%) Data Management
12 8 (4.17%) Workflow
12 8 (4.17%) OOP
12 8 (4.17%) Unit Testing
12 8 (4.17%) High Availability
13 7 (3.65%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 120 (62.50%) SQL
2 63 (32.81%) Java
3 56 (29.17%) C#
4 51 (26.56%) PL/SQL
5 35 (18.23%) T-SQL
6 20 (10.42%) JavaScript
7 11 (5.73%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.56%) Perl
8 3 (1.56%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.04%) C
9 2 (1.04%) XPath
9 2 (1.04%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.52%) VBA
10 1 (0.52%) VB
10 1 (0.52%) PHP5
10 1 (0.52%) Haskell
10 1 (0.52%) Erlang
10 1 (0.52%) C++
10 1 (0.52%) Delphi
10 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (11.98%) Degree
2 9 (4.69%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (4.69%) OCP
3 4 (2.08%) HND
4 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.56%) MCTS
4 3 (1.56%) MCITP
4 3 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.56%) QA
1 3 (1.56%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.04%) SLA
2 2 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (5.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (7.29%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.04%) Foglight
Vendors
1 109 (56.77%) Oracle
2 55 (28.65%) Microsoft
3 39 (20.31%) Sybase
4 18 (9.38%) Red Hat
5 10 (5.21%) Talend
6 8 (4.17%) Business Objects
7 5 (2.60%) Vitria
7 5 (2.60%) Pega
7 5 (2.60%) Tableau
7 5 (2.60%) IBM
7 5 (2.60%) BEA
7 5 (2.60%) Informatica
8 2 (1.04%) SAP
9 1 (0.52%) Twitter
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Posted: 2 days ago
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