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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 200 184
Rank change year-on-year +16 -16  
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 39 68 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.76% 0.95% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.35% 3.31% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 33 53 111
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  

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 1663 2052 2882
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 32.32% 28.58% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1513 1821 2527
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 67 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 39 (58.21%) SQL
3 34 (50.75%) SQL Server
4 31 (46.27%) Oracle
5 30 (44.78%) Finance
6 29 (43.28%) Java
7 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (32.84%) Linux
9 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
10 19 (28.36%) Banking
11 17 (25.37%) .NET
12 16 (23.88%) HTML
13 15 (22.39%) Windows
14 13 (19.40%) C#
14 13 (19.40%) MySQL
14 13 (19.40%) SOA
14 13 (19.40%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
15 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
15 11 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
15 11 (16.42%) Hadoop
15 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (16.42%) Big Data
15 11 (16.42%) AngularJS
16 10 (14.93%) HTML5
16 10 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (13.43%) Python
17 9 (13.43%) ITIL
17 9 (13.43%) Degree

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 (10.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (5.97%) Apache
2 4 (5.97%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.48%) Apache Pig
3 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.48%) JBoss
3 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.99%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.49%) nginx
5 1 (1.49%) SAS
5 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.99%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.48%) SaaS
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.49%) GitHub
4 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Internet
1 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.99%) HTTP
3 1 (1.49%) FTP
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
3 1 (1.49%) SAN
3 1 (1.49%) SSL
3 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 34 (50.75%) SQL Server
3 13 (19.40%) MySQL
4 11 (16.42%) Big Data
4 11 (16.42%) Hadoop
5 10 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (13.43%) NoSQL
7 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database
9 6 (8.96%) MongoDB
10 5 (7.46%) HBase
10 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (5.97%) Apache Hive
11 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (5.97%) Redis
12 3 (4.48%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.97%) Vagrant
4 3 (4.48%) Subversion
4 3 (4.48%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.99%) ERwin
5 2 (2.99%) JIRA
5 2 (2.99%) JUnit
5 2 (2.99%) Mockito
5 2 (2.99%) RSpec
5 2 (2.99%) Selenium
5 2 (2.99%) Toad
5 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.49%) Gradle
6 1 (1.49%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.49%) WebStorm
General
1 30 (44.78%) Finance
2 19 (28.36%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Front Office
4 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Marketing
5 3 (4.48%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.99%) Legal
7 1 (1.49%) Advertising
7 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (40.30%) Developer
2 11 (16.42%) Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) C# Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Applications Support
4 6 (8.96%) C++ Developer
4 6 (8.96%) C++/C# Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Architect
5 5 (7.46%) DBA
6 4 (5.97%) Applications Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Big Data Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Big Data Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Data Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Hadoop Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Java Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) .NET
2 16 (23.88%) HTML
3 11 (16.42%) AngularJS
4 10 (14.93%) HTML5
5 8 (11.94%) Web Services
6 7 (10.45%) CSS
6 7 (10.45%) REST
7 6 (8.96%) XML
8 5 (7.46%) Angular 2
8 5 (7.46%) Node.js
8 5 (7.46%) Spring
8 5 (7.46%) WPF
9 4 (5.97%) LINQ
9 4 (5.97%) RESTful
9 4 (5.97%) SOAP
9 4 (5.97%) WCF
10 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
10 3 (4.48%) JSON
10 3 (4.48%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.48%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.99%) Cloud Native
4 2 (2.99%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.99%) Replication
5 1 (1.49%) Blog
5 1 (1.49%) Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) Derivative
5 1 (1.49%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.49%) Fintech
5 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.49%) NHS
5 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) Linux
2 15 (22.39%) Windows
3 8 (11.94%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.46%) Unix
5 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.99%) Android
7 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.40%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (19.40%) SOA
3 11 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (13.43%) ITIL
4 9 (13.43%) Release Management
5 8 (11.94%) High Availability
5 8 (11.94%) TDD
6 7 (10.45%) Data Architecture
6 7 (10.45%) DevOps
6 7 (10.45%) ETL
6 7 (10.45%) Open Source
6 7 (10.45%) Scrum
7 6 (8.96%) BDD
7 6 (8.96%) Code Coverage
7 6 (8.96%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.46%) Analytics
8 5 (7.46%) Software Architecture
8 5 (7.46%) SOLID
8 5 (7.46%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 39 (58.21%) SQL
2 29 (43.28%) Java
3 13 (19.40%) C#
4 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.43%) Python
6 6 (8.96%) C++
6 6 (8.96%) Scala
6 6 (8.96%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.46%) TypeScript
8 4 (5.97%) Groovy
8 4 (5.97%) PHP
9 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.48%) PHP 5
10 2 (2.99%) Clojure
10 2 (2.99%) Go
10 2 (2.99%) Perl
10 2 (2.99%) Ruby
10 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.49%) Haskell
11 1 (1.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) ISEB
2 3 (4.48%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.99%) OCP
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.99%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) PhD
4 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Apache Flume
1 4 (5.97%) Docker
2 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) HDFS
3 1 (1.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.49%) NFS
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Puppet
2 4 (5.97%) Ansible
2 4 (5.97%) Control-M
2 4 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.49%) Nagios
4 1 (1.49%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 31 (46.27%) Oracle
2 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.94%) Sybase
4 7 (10.45%) IBM
4 7 (10.45%) SAP
5 5 (7.46%) Cognos
5 5 (7.46%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.97%) AppDynamics
6 4 (5.97%) Cloudera
7 3 (4.48%) Informatica
7 3 (4.48%) Talend
7 3 (4.48%) Zend
8 2 (2.99%) Bloomberg
8 2 (2.99%) Cisco
8 2 (2.99%) Citrix
8 2 (2.99%) HP
8 2 (2.99%) Reuters
8 2 (2.99%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (1.49%) TIBCO
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