Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 166 186
Rank change year-on-year +49 +20 -42
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 57 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.73% 0.57% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.73% 2.35% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 16
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £51,250 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.07% -8.89% +25.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,875 £34,375
90th Percentile £87,500 £57,500 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -2.50% +5.26%

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 737 894 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 22.32% 24.36% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 522 771 866
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +8.13%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 24 January 2019.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 57 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 42 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (71.93%) Microsoft
4 39 (68.42%) Web Services
5 38 (66.67%) Thought Leadership
6 37 (64.91%) Microsoft Azure
7 34 (59.65%) SQL
8 33 (57.89%) Java
9 31 (54.39%) .NET
9 31 (54.39%) Serverless
9 31 (54.39%) Cosmos DB
10 30 (52.63%) ASP.NET
11 29 (50.88%) Active Directory
11 29 (50.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 29 (50.88%) MCSE
11 29 (50.88%) MCSA
11 29 (50.88%) Network Security
11 29 (50.88%) Presales
11 29 (50.88%) AWS Lambda
11 29 (50.88%) Identity Access Management
11 29 (50.88%) Vendor Relationship Management
11 29 (50.88%) Amazon SQS
11 29 (50.88%) Amazon EC2
11 29 (50.88%) Amazon S3
11 29 (50.88%) Amazon Redshift
11 29 (50.88%) Azure Active Directory
11 29 (50.88%) Amazon Kinesis
11 29 (50.88%) Amazon EMR
11 29 (50.88%) Amazon RDS
12 27 (47.37%) PL/SQL

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 6 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) ArchiCAD
2 1 (1.75%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.75%) MicroStation
2 1 (1.75%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 42 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (64.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (54.39%) Serverless
4 29 (50.88%) Amazon EC2
4 29 (50.88%) Amazon EMR
4 29 (50.88%) Amazon Kinesis
4 29 (50.88%) Amazon S3
4 29 (50.88%) Amazon SQS
4 29 (50.88%) AWS Lambda
4 29 (50.88%) Azure Active Directory
5 24 (42.11%) Office 365
6 9 (15.79%) IaaS
6 9 (15.79%) PaaS
7 2 (3.51%) Azure Functions
8 1 (1.75%) GitHub
8 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 31 (54.39%) Cosmos DB
3 29 (50.88%) Amazon RDS
3 29 (50.88%) Amazon Redshift
4 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 6 (10.53%) NoSQL
7 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (5.26%) EDMS
9 3 (5.26%) GIS
9 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
9 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
9 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (3.51%) Data Lake
10 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Selenium
2 3 (5.26%) Gatling
2 3 (5.26%) JMeter
2 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.51%) JIRA
3 2 (3.51%) Moq
3 2 (3.51%) MSTest
3 2 (3.51%) NUnit
4 1 (1.75%) JUnit
4 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.75%) TestNG
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Digital Economy
3 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (70.18%) Architect
2 29 (50.88%) Cloud Architect
2 29 (50.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 29 (50.88%) Solutions Architect
3 25 (43.86%) Lead Architect
3 25 (43.86%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 11 (19.30%) Data Architect
5 9 (15.79%) Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.02%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Java Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.51%) CAD Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (68.42%) Web Services
2 31 (54.39%) .NET
3 30 (52.63%) ASP.NET
4 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (14.04%) HTML
6 7 (12.28%) Ajax
7 6 (10.53%) CSS
7 6 (10.53%) XML
7 6 (10.53%) XSLT
8 5 (8.77%) Spring
9 4 (7.02%) Hibernate
9 4 (7.02%) Java EE
9 4 (7.02%) JSF
10 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.26%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.26%) Entity Framework
10 3 (5.26%) HTML5
10 3 (5.26%) Node.js
11 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.51%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Reference Data
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) Taxonomies
2 2 (3.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) Thought Leadership
2 29 (50.88%) Identity Access Management
2 29 (50.88%) Presales
2 29 (50.88%) Vendor Relationship Management
3 24 (42.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 24 (42.11%) Project Management
4 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (21.05%) Data Protection
6 11 (19.30%) Data Architecture
7 9 (15.79%) Data Ingestion
7 9 (15.79%) Data Telemetry
7 9 (15.79%) Information Architecture
7 9 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 9 (15.79%) Technical Leadership
8 6 (10.53%) DevOps
8 6 (10.53%) SOA
9 5 (8.77%) Microservices
9 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
10 3 (5.26%) SDLC
10 3 (5.26%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (59.65%) SQL
2 33 (57.89%) Java
3 27 (47.37%) PL/SQL
4 26 (45.61%) Python
5 24 (42.11%) Scala
5 24 (42.11%) Shell Script
6 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
7 7 (12.28%) C#
8 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (50.88%) MCSA
1 29 (50.88%) MCSE
1 29 (50.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (42.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) GDPR
2 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 29 (50.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) Docker
2 2 (3.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 41 (71.93%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Google
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) Informatica
4 2 (3.51%) MuleSoft
4 2 (3.51%) Tableau
4 2 (3.51%) Talend