Period
to 22 January 2022

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 January 2022 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 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 218 206 247
Rank change year-on-year -12 +41 +5
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 36 13 59
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.58% 0.30% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.05% 1.00% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 49
10th Percentile £48,000 £46,000 £59,500
25th Percentile £68,750 £48,250 £65,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £55,500 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +39.64% -30.63% +23.08%
75th Percentile £97,500 £79,688 £120,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £98,250 -
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £78,750
% change year-on-year - -7.94% +12.50%

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 1,758 1,304 2,530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 28.34% 30.27% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,570 1,106 2,238
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,350
25th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £108,750 £103,750 £102,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%

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 January 2022.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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 36 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 23 (63.89%) Finance
3 17 (47.22%) NoSQL
4 16 (44.44%) MySQL
4 16 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (41.67%) Analytics
6 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
7 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (36.11%) Machine Learning
7 13 (36.11%) Data Science
8 11 (30.56%) Oracle
9 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (27.78%) AWS
9 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (25.00%) Azure
10 9 (25.00%) Degree
10 9 (25.00%) Data Analysis
10 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
10 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (22.22%) Electronics
11 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
11 8 (22.22%) QA
11 8 (22.22%) Big Data
11 8 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (22.22%) Clean Code
12 7 (19.44%) Snowflake
12 7 (19.44%) Metadata
12 7 (19.44%) ER Studio

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 (19.44%) SAS
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) AWS
2 9 (25.00%) Azure
3 7 (19.44%) Snowflake
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.78%) GCP
4 1 (2.78%) IaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Power Automate
4 1 (2.78%) Power Platform
4 1 (2.78%) PowerApps
4 1 (2.78%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 17 (47.22%) NoSQL
3 16 (44.44%) MySQL
4 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (22.22%) Big Data
6 7 (19.44%) Amazon Aurora
6 7 (19.44%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (19.44%) Data Lake
6 7 (19.44%) Hadoop
6 7 (19.44%) Metadata
6 7 (19.44%) OLTP
6 7 (19.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
7 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
7 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 2 (5.56%) Tableau
8 1 (2.78%) InfluxDB
8 1 (2.78%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) ER Studio
1 7 (19.44%) ERwin
1 7 (19.44%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) GitLab
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) PowerBuilder
General
1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (22.22%) Electronics
4 7 (19.44%) Advertising
5 5 (13.89%) Banking
6 4 (11.11%) Social Skills
7 2 (5.56%) Front Office
7 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
8 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
8 1 (2.78%) Japanese Language
8 1 (2.78%) Law
8 1 (2.78%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (2.78%) Retail
8 1 (2.78%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Data Modeller
2 7 (19.44%) Development Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Analytics Developer
3 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Software Development Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Software Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C# Quant Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Graduate
7 2 (5.56%) Graduate C# Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) .NET Core
3 3 (8.33%) REST
3 3 (8.33%) Spring
4 2 (5.56%) JMS
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) HTML
5 1 (2.78%) Java EE
5 1 (2.78%) Java SE
5 1 (2.78%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (2.78%) Middleware
5 1 (2.78%) React
5 1 (2.78%) Rendezvous
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
5 1 (2.78%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.56%) Derivative
3 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.78%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (41.67%) Analytics
3 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
4 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (36.11%) Data Science
4 13 (36.11%) Machine Learning
5 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 8 (22.22%) Clean Code
7 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 7 (19.44%) Conceptual Models
8 7 (19.44%) Data Integration
8 7 (19.44%) Data Management
8 7 (19.44%) Data Strategy
8 7 (19.44%) Information Management
8 7 (19.44%) Refactoring
8 7 (19.44%) Reverse Engineering
8 7 (19.44%) Thought Leadership
8 7 (19.44%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) Java
3 6 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.56%) VBA
6 1 (2.78%) Bash
6 1 (2.78%) Java 8
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 8 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
2 7 (19.44%) Data Quality
3 2 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.78%) SEPA
4 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Terraform
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Databricks
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.78%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.78%) TIBCO