Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 257 205
Rank change year-on-year +50 -52 +54
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 114 78 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.11% 0.69% 1.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.59% 2.25% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 99 60 205
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £51,750 £38,200 £39,850
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 3178 3473 4849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 30.85% 30.64% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2899 3194 4252
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,125 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +0.88% +4.59%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 10 December 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 80 (70.18%) SQL
3 76 (66.67%) Finance
4 60 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 44 (38.60%) Linux
6 40 (35.09%) .NET
7 39 (34.21%) T-SQL
8 38 (33.33%) C#
9 36 (31.58%) Java
10 33 (28.95%) JavaScript
11 32 (28.07%) HTML
12 31 (27.19%) Unix
12 31 (27.19%) CSS
12 31 (27.19%) HTML5
13 30 (26.32%) Banking
13 30 (26.32%) Oracle
13 30 (26.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 28 (24.56%) TDD
15 26 (22.81%) Microsoft
16 24 (21.05%) MVC
16 24 (21.05%) CSS3
17 23 (20.18%) QA
17 23 (20.18%) Sass
18 22 (19.30%) User Experience
18 22 (19.30%) Back Office
18 22 (19.30%) Shell Script
18 22 (19.30%) OO
18 22 (19.30%) Windows
19 20 (17.54%) OOD
19 20 (17.54%) Agile Software Development

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 (3.51%) Apache Spark
1 4 (3.51%) JBoss
2 3 (2.63%) Apache Solr
2 3 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.75%) Apache
3 2 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.88%) Mule
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (9.65%) MetaTrader
2 2 (1.75%) Eagle PACE
2 2 (1.75%) FastStats
2 2 (1.75%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (2.63%) npm
2 3 (2.63%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.91%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.51%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.75%) HTTP
4 1 (0.88%) Internet
4 1 (0.88%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 60 (52.63%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.77%) MySQL
4 8 (7.02%) Big Data
4 8 (7.02%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.39%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.51%) Hazelcast
7 4 (3.51%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.51%) SQLite
8 3 (2.63%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.63%) Redis
8 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.63%) Sqoop
9 2 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.75%) MS Access
9 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (13.16%) ClearCase
2 12 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.89%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.14%) Maven
5 5 (4.39%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.63%) GitLab
6 3 (2.63%) Grunt
6 3 (2.63%) gulp
6 3 (2.63%) Hudson
6 3 (2.63%) JUnit
6 3 (2.63%) Subversion
7 2 (1.75%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.88%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.88%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 76 (66.67%) Finance
2 30 (26.32%) Banking
3 22 (19.30%) Back Office
4 9 (7.89%) Front Office
5 4 (3.51%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.75%) Retail
7 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (64.91%) Developer
2 36 (31.58%) SQL Developer
3 27 (23.68%) C# Developer
3 27 (23.68%) Senior Developer
4 23 (20.18%) .NET Developer
5 22 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 22 (19.30%) Lead Developer
6 19 (16.67%) Java Developer
7 17 (14.91%) Senior SQL Developer
8 16 (14.04%) C++ Developer
8 16 (14.04%) JavaScript Developer
9 15 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (13.16%) Core Java Developer
9 15 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
10 11 (9.65%) C++/C# Developer
11 10 (8.77%) Lead .NET Developer
11 10 (8.77%) Lead C# Developer
12 7 (6.14%) Technical Specialist
13 6 (5.26%) Integration Specialist
13 6 (5.26%) Onboarding Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (35.09%) .NET
2 32 (28.07%) HTML
3 31 (27.19%) CSS
3 31 (27.19%) HTML5
4 24 (21.05%) CSS3
5 23 (20.18%) Sass
6 16 (14.04%) SOAP
7 15 (13.16%) AngularJS
7 15 (13.16%) XML
8 12 (10.53%) FIX Protocol
8 12 (10.53%) Spring
9 11 (9.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 9 (7.89%) REST
11 5 (4.39%) ASP.NET
11 5 (4.39%) Node.js
11 5 (4.39%) STL
12 4 (3.51%) Akka
12 4 (3.51%) Hibernate
12 4 (3.51%) J2EE
12 4 (3.51%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 30 (26.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 22 (19.30%) User Experience
3 17 (14.91%) Algorithms
4 12 (10.53%) Data Structures
4 12 (10.53%) Fixed Income
5 7 (6.14%) Derivative
6 6 (5.26%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.39%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (3.51%) BBC
8 4 (3.51%) Fintech
8 4 (3.51%) STB
8 4 (3.51%) Virtual Team
9 3 (2.63%) Data Centre
9 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 44 (38.60%) Linux
2 31 (27.19%) Unix
3 22 (19.30%) Windows
4 18 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (13.16%) Solaris
6 4 (3.51%) Fedora
7 3 (2.63%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.56%) TDD
2 24 (21.05%) MVC
3 22 (19.30%) OO
4 20 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (17.54%) OOD
5 18 (15.79%) Refactoring
6 16 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (13.16%) Validation
8 14 (12.28%) DevOps
9 13 (11.40%) Multithreading
9 13 (11.40%) Open Source
10 11 (9.65%) API Integration
11 10 (8.77%) Client Onboarding
11 10 (8.77%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (7.89%) ETL
13 8 (7.02%) SDLC
13 8 (7.02%) SOA
13 8 (7.02%) Software Engineering
13 8 (7.02%) Unit Testing
14 7 (6.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 80 (70.18%) SQL
2 39 (34.21%) T-SQL
3 38 (33.33%) C#
4 36 (31.58%) Java
5 33 (28.95%) JavaScript
6 22 (19.30%) Shell Script
7 16 (14.04%) C++
8 6 (5.26%) Python
9 4 (3.51%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.51%) Kotlin
9 4 (3.51%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.51%) Scala
10 3 (2.63%) ES6
10 3 (2.63%) PHP
11 2 (1.75%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.88%) C
12 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.63%) Degree
1 3 (2.63%) DV Cleared
1 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.88%) ISEB
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.88%) OCP
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.18%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) PMO
3 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (6.14%) Docker
2 3 (2.63%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (9.65%) Puppet
2 10 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (7.89%) Ansible
4 3 (2.63%) Marathon
4 3 (2.63%) Mesos
5 1 (0.88%) Control-M
5 1 (0.88%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 30 (26.32%) Oracle
2 26 (22.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.51%) Arqiva
3 4 (3.51%) BT
3 4 (3.51%) IBM
4 3 (2.63%) Cloudera
4 3 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.75%) Charles River
5 2 (1.75%) FactSet
5 2 (1.75%) Temenos
5 2 (1.75%) Vermilion
6 1 (0.88%) BMC
6 1 (0.88%) Callidus
6 1 (0.88%) Citrix
6 1 (0.88%) Cognos
6 1 (0.88%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.88%) Perforce
6 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.88%) Sybase
6 1 (0.88%) VMware