Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 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
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 263 180
Rank change year-on-year +40 -83 +79
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 110 93 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.11% 0.77% 1.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.53% 2.64% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 99 69 252
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £48,250 £36,290 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,500 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 3118 3522 5393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.43% 29.33% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2845 3216 4688
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing RDBMS as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in the City of London

RDBMS
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the City of London region over the 6 months to 18 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 3 - -
RDBMS
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 City of London region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 110 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 76 (69.09%) SQL
3 71 (64.55%) SQL Server
4 65 (59.09%) Finance
5 39 (35.45%) Linux
6 38 (34.55%) Oracle
6 38 (34.55%) .NET
7 36 (32.73%) C#
8 35 (31.82%) T-SQL
9 34 (30.91%) Unix
10 31 (28.18%) JavaScript
11 30 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 29 (26.36%) Java
12 29 (26.36%) Banking
13 28 (25.45%) HTML
14 27 (24.55%) Windows
15 26 (23.64%) CSS
16 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
16 24 (21.82%) QA
17 23 (20.91%) HTML5
17 23 (20.91%) CSS3
17 23 (20.91%) MVC
18 22 (20.00%) XML
19 21 (19.09%) TDD
19 21 (19.09%) User Experience
20 20 (18.18%) OO
21 19 (17.27%) Sass
22 18 (16.36%) TCP/IP
22 18 (16.36%) OOD
23 17 (15.45%) Back Office

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 7 (6.36%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.55%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.64%) Apache Solr
3 4 (3.64%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.73%) JBoss
5 2 (1.82%) Apache
6 1 (0.91%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.91%) Mule
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (9.09%) MetaTrader
2 2 (1.82%) FastStats
2 2 (1.82%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.73%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (2.73%) SaaS
4 1 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 71 (64.55%) SQL Server
3 15 (13.64%) NoSQL
4 8 (7.27%) Big Data
5 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (4.55%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.55%) MySQL
7 4 (3.64%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.64%) Sqoop
8 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.82%) MS Access
9 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.91%) QlikView
10 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.27%) ClearCase
2 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.64%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.82%) Subversion
6 1 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.91%) Bundler
6 1 (0.91%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.91%) Grunt
6 1 (0.91%) gulp
6 1 (0.91%) JIRA
6 1 (0.91%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.91%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 65 (59.09%) Finance
2 29 (26.36%) Banking
3 17 (15.45%) Back Office
4 12 (10.91%) Front Office
5 4 (3.64%) Billing
5 4 (3.64%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.64%) French Language
6 3 (2.73%) International Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Marketing
7 1 (0.91%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (53.64%) Developer
2 32 (29.09%) SQL Developer
3 24 (21.82%) C# Developer
4 23 (20.91%) Lead Developer
5 22 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 20 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (15.45%) Senior Developer
8 15 (13.64%) C++ Developer
9 14 (12.73%) Senior SQL Developer
10 13 (11.82%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (9.09%) C++/C# Developer
11 10 (9.09%) Lead .NET Developer
11 10 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
12 9 (8.18%) Java Developer
13 8 (7.27%) Core Java Developer
13 8 (7.27%) Senior Java Developer
14 7 (6.36%) FIX Specialist
14 7 (6.36%) Integration Specialist
14 7 (6.36%) Onboarding Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (34.55%) .NET
2 28 (25.45%) HTML
3 26 (23.64%) CSS
4 23 (20.91%) CSS3
4 23 (20.91%) HTML5
5 22 (20.00%) XML
6 19 (17.27%) Sass
7 17 (15.45%) FIX Protocol
8 16 (14.55%) SOAP
9 10 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 9 (8.18%) AngularJS
11 7 (6.36%) Node.js
12 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET
12 5 (4.55%) STL
13 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 3 (2.73%) jQuery
13 3 (2.73%) React
14 2 (1.82%) IBM Integration Bus
14 2 (1.82%) JSON
14 2 (1.82%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 21 (19.09%) User Experience
3 17 (15.45%) Fixed Income
4 16 (14.55%) Algorithms
5 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (10.00%) Data Structures
6 8 (7.27%) Derivative
7 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.55%) Virtual Team
8 4 (3.64%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.64%) SWIFT
9 3 (2.73%) Data Centre
9 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.82%) NHS
11 1 (0.91%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (35.45%) Linux
2 34 (30.91%) Unix
3 27 (24.55%) Windows
4 10 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.27%) Solaris
6 4 (3.64%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.73%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.91%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.91%) MVC
2 21 (19.09%) TDD
3 20 (18.18%) OO
4 18 (16.36%) OOD
5 16 (14.55%) Refactoring
6 15 (13.64%) API Integration
7 14 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (11.82%) DevOps
8 13 (11.82%) Open Source
9 12 (10.91%) Client Onboarding
10 11 (10.00%) Multithreading
11 9 (8.18%) Presales
11 9 (8.18%) Project Management
11 9 (8.18%) SDLC
11 9 (8.18%) Validation
12 8 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (6.36%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (6.36%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 76 (69.09%) SQL
2 36 (32.73%) C#
3 35 (31.82%) T-SQL
4 31 (28.18%) JavaScript
5 29 (26.36%) Java
6 16 (14.55%) C++
7 11 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.55%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.64%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.64%) Python
10 3 (2.73%) PHP
10 3 (2.73%) VBA
11 1 (0.91%) Ruby
11 1 (0.91%) Scala
11 1 (0.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.45%) Degree
2 4 (3.64%) DV Cleared
2 4 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.82%) QA
2 4 (3.64%) PMO
2 4 (3.64%) SEPA
3 2 (1.82%) IFRS
3 2 (1.82%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) Apache Flume
1 4 (3.64%) Docker
2 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.73%) Marathon
1 3 (2.73%) Mesos
2 2 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.82%) Puppet
3 1 (0.91%) Ansible
3 1 (0.91%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.91%) Control-M
3 1 (0.91%) Salt
Vendors
1 38 (34.55%) Oracle
2 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.64%) Cloudera
3 4 (3.64%) IBM
4 2 (1.82%) MarketAxess
4 2 (1.82%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.82%) Tableau
4 2 (1.82%) Temenos
5 1 (0.91%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.91%) Calypso
5 1 (0.91%) Charles River
5 1 (0.91%) Citrix
5 1 (0.91%) Murex
5 1 (0.91%) Perforce
5 1 (0.91%) Remedy
5 1 (0.91%) Sybase