The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for RDBMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 134 92
Rank change year-on-year +11 -42  
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 8 9 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.41% 0.38% 2.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.44% 1.82% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 42
Median salary £35,000 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

RDBMS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 554 494 557
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 28.16% 20.63% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 475 423 479
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing RDBMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Birmingham

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RDBMS in Birmingham.

Salary trend for RDBMS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Java
5 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) C#
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (25.00%) Data Management
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (25.00%) SDLC
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (16.67%) jQuery
8 2 (16.67%) Data Conversion
8 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) Database Tuning
8 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (16.67%) High Availability
8 2 (16.67%) Tableau

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (8.33%) RS-232
1 1 (8.33%) RS-485
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (16.67%) DB2
4 2 (16.67%) MySQL
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (8.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Automotive
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Report Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) Java EE
3 1 (8.33%) WCF
3 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) SCADA
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Solaris
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Data Management
1 3 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Conversion
2 2 (16.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) ETL
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Sybase
3 2 (16.67%) Tableau