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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 213 154
Rank change year-on-year +20 -59  
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 44 46 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.85% 0.72% 1.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.70% 2.64% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 149
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £37,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £79,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

RDBMS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1631 1743 3076
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 31.41% 27.32% 29.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1568 2671
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing RDBMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 81 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 48 (59.26%) SQL
3 44 (54.32%) Oracle
4 42 (51.85%) SQL Server
5 35 (43.21%) Banking
6 34 (41.98%) Java
6 34 (41.98%) Finance
7 31 (38.27%) Linux
8 24 (29.63%) Windows
8 24 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (25.93%) .NET
10 19 (23.46%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (20.99%) XML
12 16 (19.75%) Unix
13 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
13 15 (18.52%) C#
13 15 (18.52%) HTML
13 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (18.52%) Degree
13 15 (18.52%) QA
14 14 (17.28%) NoSQL
15 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
16 12 (14.81%) Release Management
17 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database
17 11 (13.58%) Presales
18 10 (12.35%) Windows Server
18 10 (12.35%) Hadoop
18 10 (12.35%) Big Data
18 10 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
18 10 (12.35%) SQL Server 2008

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 9 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.41%) Apache Spark
3 5 (6.17%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (4.94%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.70%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.47%) JBoss
6 2 (2.47%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.23%) Apache
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) SAP BPC
2 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.70%) HTTP
3 1 (1.23%) FTP
3 1 (1.23%) LAN
3 1 (1.23%) SAN
3 1 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 42 (51.85%) SQL Server
3 14 (17.28%) NoSQL
4 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database
5 10 (12.35%) Big Data
5 10 (12.35%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (12.35%) Hadoop
5 10 (12.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (7.41%) MySQL
7 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
9 4 (4.94%) Apache Hive
9 4 (4.94%) Data Mart
9 4 (4.94%) HBase
10 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.94%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (3.70%) ERwin
3 3 (3.70%) Subversion
3 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.23%) Bundler
5 1 (1.23%) Gradle
5 1 (1.23%) Grunt
5 1 (1.23%) gulp
5 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.23%) JIRA
5 1 (1.23%) Selenium
5 1 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (43.21%) Banking
2 34 (41.98%) Finance
3 9 (11.11%) Front Office
4 4 (4.94%) Billing
4 4 (4.94%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.94%) French Language
5 3 (3.70%) Back Office
5 3 (3.70%) International Banking
5 3 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.70%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Advertising
6 1 (1.23%) Games
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.23%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (35.80%) Developer
2 13 (16.05%) Analyst
3 10 (12.35%) C# Developer
4 8 (9.88%) Support Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Consultant
5 7 (8.64%) Java Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Applications Support
6 6 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (7.41%) Architect
6 6 (7.41%) C++ Developer
6 6 (7.41%) C++/C# Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Data Architect
7 5 (6.17%) IT Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.94%) SAP Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) SAP Support
8 4 (4.94%) SAP Support Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.93%) .NET
2 17 (20.99%) XML
3 15 (18.52%) HTML
4 9 (11.11%) HTML5
4 9 (11.11%) SOAP
5 8 (9.88%) FIX Protocol
5 8 (9.88%) Node.js
6 6 (7.41%) AngularJS
6 6 (7.41%) CSS
7 5 (6.17%) JSON
7 5 (6.17%) Spring
8 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.94%) RESTful
8 4 (4.94%) Web Services
8 4 (4.94%) WPF
9 3 (3.70%) Angular 2
9 3 (3.70%) Kafka
9 3 (3.70%) LINQ
9 3 (3.70%) WCF
10 2 (2.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.88%) Fixed Income
2 8 (9.88%) SWIFT
3 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.17%) User Experience
5 3 (3.70%) Derivative
5 3 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.70%) NHS
6 2 (2.47%) Blog
6 2 (2.47%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.23%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.23%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.23%) Fintech
7 1 (1.23%) Life Science
7 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (38.27%) Linux
2 24 (29.63%) Windows
3 16 (19.75%) Unix
4 10 (12.35%) Windows Server
5 6 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.23%) Solaris
7 1 (1.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (14.81%) Release Management
4 11 (13.58%) Presales
5 10 (12.35%) Project Management
5 10 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (11.11%) Scrum
6 9 (11.11%) SOA
6 9 (11.11%) Software Architecture
7 8 (9.88%) High Availability
7 8 (9.88%) ITIL
8 7 (8.64%) API Integration
8 7 (8.64%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.64%) Data Modelling
8 7 (8.64%) DevOps
8 7 (8.64%) ETL
8 7 (8.64%) Functional Testing
8 7 (8.64%) Open Source
8 7 (8.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 48 (59.26%) SQL
2 34 (41.98%) Java
3 15 (18.52%) C#
3 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.88%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.64%) C++
6 6 (7.41%) Python
7 5 (6.17%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.17%) Scala
8 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.70%) PHP
8 3 (3.70%) Ruby
8 3 (3.70%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.47%) Perl
9 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.47%) VBA
10 1 (1.23%) Groovy
10 1 (1.23%) Haskell
10 1 (1.23%) Korn
10 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) SAP Certification
3 3 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.23%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.52%) QA
2 4 (4.94%) SEPA
3 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.47%) IFRS
3 2 (2.47%) MiFID
3 2 (2.47%) PMO
4 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Apache Flume
1 3 (3.70%) Docker
2 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.23%) NFS
3 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) Control-M
2 4 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.94%) Puppet
3 2 (2.47%) Ansible
4 1 (1.23%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (54.32%) Oracle
2 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.64%) IBM
4 6 (7.41%) AppDynamics
4 6 (7.41%) Cloudera
4 6 (7.41%) SAP
4 6 (7.41%) Sybase
5 4 (4.94%) Informatica
5 4 (4.94%) Talend
6 3 (3.70%) Cisco
7 2 (2.47%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.47%) Citrix
7 2 (2.47%) Reuters
7 2 (2.47%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.47%) Tableau
7 2 (2.47%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.47%) webMethods
8 1 (1.23%) MarketAxess
8 1 (1.23%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.23%) Splunk
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