Period
to 22 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 22 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 195 210 226
Rank change year-on-year +15 +16 +22
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 28 73 108
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.57% 0.90% 1.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.96% 3.72% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 21 63 89
10th Percentile £55,000 £52,000 £42,750
25th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% +13.21%
75th Percentile £83,000 £105,000 £100,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £120,000 £105,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -9.38% +6.67% +15.38%

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 the City of London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,431 1,961 3,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 29.23% 24.12% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,261 1,724 2,829
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,000 £41,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% - +8.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £69,525 £65,000
% change year-on-year +0.68% +6.96% +8.33%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in the City of London

RDBMS
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing RDBMS in the City of London.

Salary trend for RDBMS in the City of London

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing RDBMS in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 April 2021.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 April 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 28 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 17 (60.71%) SQL
4 16 (57.14%) Azure
5 15 (53.57%) Git (software)
5 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (50.00%) AWS
6 14 (50.00%) DevOps
7 13 (46.43%) MongoDB
7 13 (46.43%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (46.43%) Finance
8 12 (42.86%) Scrum
8 12 (42.86%) .NET
8 12 (42.86%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (32.14%) MVC
11 9 (32.14%) C#
11 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (32.14%) NoSQL
11 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
12 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (28.57%) Microservices
12 8 (28.57%) React
12 8 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
12 8 (28.57%) REST
12 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
12 8 (28.57%) ETL

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (57.14%) Azure
2 14 (50.00%) AWS
3 2 (7.14%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 2 (7.14%) Lucidchart
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.57%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (3.57%) GCP
4 1 (3.57%) PaaS
4 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 13 (46.43%) MongoDB
4 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (32.14%) NoSQL
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (21.43%) InfluxDB
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (7.14%) MySQL
10 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
11 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
11 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (3.57%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (3.57%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Git (software)
2 12 (42.86%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
3 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (21.43%) TeamCity
4 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 3 (10.71%) Bitbucket
6 2 (7.14%) JIRA
6 2 (7.14%) Postman
6 2 (7.14%) Selenium
6 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
6 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 3 (10.71%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) .NET Developer
3 8 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 6 (21.43%) DBA
4 6 (21.43%) Senior DBA
4 6 (21.43%) Senior SQL DBA
4 6 (21.43%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 6 (21.43%) SQL DBA
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (14.29%) Product Owner
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 3 (10.71%) .NET Applications Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Applications Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Lead Developer
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (10.71%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Lead C# Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (28.57%) React
2 8 (28.57%) REST
3 7 (25.00%) JSON
3 7 (25.00%) XML
4 6 (21.43%) .NET Core
4 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
4 6 (21.43%) SOAP
4 6 (21.43%) XSD
4 6 (21.43%) XSL
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
6 4 (14.29%) Middleware
7 3 (10.71%) HTML
7 3 (10.71%) Redux
8 2 (7.14%) CSS
8 2 (7.14%) Kafka
8 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Clustering
2 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Fat Client
3 3 (10.71%) Reinsurance
3 3 (10.71%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) DevOps
3 13 (46.43%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (42.86%) Scrum
5 9 (32.14%) MVC
6 8 (28.57%) ETL
6 8 (28.57%) Microservices
7 7 (25.00%) High Availability
8 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
8 6 (21.43%) Database Security
8 6 (21.43%) Migration
8 6 (21.43%) Open Source
8 6 (21.43%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
8 6 (21.43%) Task Automation
8 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
8 6 (21.43%) UML
8 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) C#
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.00%) Python
4 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
6 3 (10.71%) VB
6 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
7 2 (7.14%) Go
7 2 (7.14%) Java
8 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.57%) PHP
8 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PSD2
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Docker
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Ansible
1 6 (21.43%) Grafana
1 6 (21.43%) Terraform
2 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.57%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) MicroStrategy