Period
to 18 August 2018

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 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 174 203
Rank change year-on-year +1 +29 -85
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 32 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.82% 0.51% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.27% 1.86% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 15
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -19.05% +31.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £37,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £51,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 979 1,075 1,001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.07% 27.40% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 802 931 846
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,775 £28,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing RDBMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 32 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 20 (62.50%) Java
2 20 (62.50%) Web Services
3 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (46.88%) SQL
5 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (34.38%) Serverless
7 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
7 11 (34.38%) PL/SQL
8 10 (31.25%) .NET
8 10 (31.25%) XML
8 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
8 10 (31.25%) MCSE
8 10 (31.25%) MCSA
8 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (31.25%) Hibernate
8 10 (31.25%) Spring
8 10 (31.25%) Java EE
8 10 (31.25%) Network Security
8 10 (31.25%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (31.25%) Identity Access Management
8 10 (31.25%) Amazon Redshift
8 10 (31.25%) Amazon Kinesis
8 10 (31.25%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (31.25%) Amazon S3
8 10 (31.25%) Amazon SQS
8 10 (31.25%) Amazon EMR
8 10 (31.25%) Amazon RDS

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 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) JBoss
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (34.38%) Serverless
4 10 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (31.25%) Amazon EMR
4 10 (31.25%) Amazon Kinesis
4 10 (31.25%) Amazon S3
4 10 (31.25%) Amazon SQS
4 10 (31.25%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (31.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (25.00%) Office 365
6 3 (9.38%) IaaS
7 2 (6.25%) PaaS
7 2 (6.25%) SaaS
8 1 (3.13%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Network Security
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) SSL
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) NAS
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (31.25%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (31.25%) Amazon Redshift
2 10 (31.25%) Cosmos DB
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.25%) DB2
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.13%) Semantic Layer
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Moq
1 1 (3.13%) MSTest
1 1 (3.13%) NUnit
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Architect
2 10 (31.25%) Cloud Architect
2 10 (31.25%) Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 9 (28.13%) Lead Architect
3 9 (28.13%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (25.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 7 (21.88%) Applications Support
5 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Java Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Applications Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Java Applications Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) Web Services
2 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 10 (31.25%) Hibernate
2 10 (31.25%) Java EE
2 10 (31.25%) Spring
2 10 (31.25%) XML
3 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (25.00%) Ajax
4 8 (25.00%) JSF
4 8 (25.00%) XSLT
5 6 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
6 3 (9.38%) Entity Framework
6 3 (9.38%) HTML5
7 2 (6.25%) CSS3
7 2 (6.25%) Drools
7 2 (6.25%) REST
7 2 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Identity Access Management
1 10 (31.25%) Vendor Relationship Management
2 9 (28.13%) Presales
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (21.88%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) SOA
6 4 (12.50%) OO
7 3 (9.38%) DevOps
7 3 (9.38%) High Availability
7 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (6.25%) Data Architecture
8 2 (6.25%) Data Ingestion
8 2 (6.25%) Data Telemetry
8 2 (6.25%) Deployment Automation
8 2 (6.25%) Information Architecture
8 2 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) Java
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) PL/SQL
4 8 (25.00%) Python
5 7 (21.88%) Scala
5 7 (21.88%) Shell Script
6 3 (9.38%) C#
6 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.25%) Java 8
8 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.13%) R
8 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) MCSA
1 10 (31.25%) MCSE
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (3.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) ILOG
4 1 (3.13%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (3.13%) WatchGuard