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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 4 July 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
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 237 214 193
Rank change year-on-year -23 -21 +51
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 64 34 59
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.79% 0.62% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.11% 2.19% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 48 24 54
10th Percentile £45,000 £54,416 £50,375
25th Percentile £56,875 £64,375 £63,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £66,750 £82,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.10% -19.09% +10.00%
75th Percentile £84,375 £83,000 £105,000
90th Percentile £126,250 £109,500 £120,000
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £66,750 £82,500
% change year-on-year +16.10% -19.09% +13.79%

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 2,061 1,551 1,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.51% 28.37% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,739 1,383 1,237
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,110
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.57% +3.70%
75th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £83,750
90th Percentile £107,500 £107,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%

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 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 July 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 64 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 50 (78.13%) SQL
3 34 (53.13%) Software Engineering
4 32 (50.00%) MySQL
4 32 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
5 31 (48.44%) Machine Learning
5 31 (48.44%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (46.88%) C#
7 29 (45.31%) Test Automation
8 28 (43.75%) Greenfield Project
9 27 (42.19%) .NET Core
9 27 (42.19%) Technical Debt
9 27 (42.19%) Data Science
9 27 (42.19%) Clean Code
9 27 (42.19%) Unit Testing
9 27 (42.19%) .NET
10 25 (39.06%) Test Strategy
11 24 (37.50%) Analytics
12 20 (31.25%) Data Analytics
12 20 (31.25%) Agile
13 16 (25.00%) Java
14 15 (23.44%) Python
15 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
15 14 (21.88%) NoSQL
16 11 (17.19%) DevOps
16 11 (17.19%) Oracle
16 11 (17.19%) Finance
17 10 (15.63%) Social Skills
18 9 (14.06%) PostgreSQL
18 9 (14.06%) Data Warehouse

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 3 (4.69%) Apache
1 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.13%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.13%) Confluence
2 2 (3.13%) SAS
3 1 (1.56%) JBoss
3 1 (1.56%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) AWS
2 8 (12.50%) Azure
3 5 (7.81%) GitHub
4 3 (4.69%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (3.13%) Datadog
5 2 (3.13%) Power Platform
5 2 (3.13%) Snowflake
6 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) DNS
2 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 32 (50.00%) MySQL
3 14 (21.88%) NoSQL
3 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
4 9 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (14.06%) MongoDB
4 9 (14.06%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (6.25%) Big Data
5 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.25%) Tableau
6 3 (4.69%) InfluxDB
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.13%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (3.13%) OLAP
7 2 (3.13%) OLTP
7 2 (3.13%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (4.69%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.13%) Cypress.io
3 2 (3.13%) ER Studio
3 2 (3.13%) ERwin
3 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.13%) JIRA
3 2 (3.13%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (3.13%) Selenium
4 1 (1.56%) PowerBuilder
General
1 31 (48.44%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (17.19%) Finance
3 10 (15.63%) Social Skills
4 7 (10.94%) Banking
5 5 (7.81%) Advertising
5 5 (7.81%) Front Office
6 3 (4.69%) Electronics
6 3 (4.69%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.69%) Japanese Language
6 3 (4.69%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (3.13%) French Language
7 2 (3.13%) German Language
7 2 (3.13%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (3.13%) Russian Language
7 2 (3.13%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (64.06%) Developer
2 20 (31.25%) Analytics Developer
2 20 (31.25%) C# Developer
3 8 (12.50%) C# Quant Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Quantitative Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.81%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Lead Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (6.25%) DBA
6 4 (6.25%) Graduate
6 4 (6.25%) Graduate C# Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.19%) .NET
1 27 (42.19%) .NET Core
2 8 (12.50%) Spring
3 7 (10.94%) REST
4 4 (6.25%) Spring Boot
5 3 (4.69%) Lambda Expressions
5 3 (4.69%) React
5 3 (4.69%) RESTful
6 2 (3.13%) Apache Camel
6 2 (3.13%) CSS
6 2 (3.13%) HTML
6 2 (3.13%) JSON
6 2 (3.13%) Node.js
6 2 (3.13%) SOAP
6 2 (3.13%) WebdriverIO
6 2 (3.13%) XML
7 1 (1.56%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (1.56%) Laravel
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (1.56%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.75%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (7.81%) Derivative
3 3 (4.69%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.13%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.56%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.56%) Clustering
5 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.56%) Legacy Code
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.56%) PMI
5 1 (1.56%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Linux
2 4 (6.25%) Unix
3 3 (4.69%) CentOS
3 3 (4.69%) Windows
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.56%) Alpine Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.13%) Software Engineering
2 32 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 31 (48.44%) Machine Learning
4 29 (45.31%) Test Automation
5 27 (42.19%) Clean Code
5 27 (42.19%) Data Science
5 27 (42.19%) Technical Debt
5 27 (42.19%) Unit Testing
6 25 (39.06%) Test Strategy
7 24 (37.50%) Analytics
8 20 (31.25%) Agile
8 20 (31.25%) Data Analytics
9 11 (17.19%) DevOps
10 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (10.94%) Data Analysis
11 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
12 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
13 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
13 5 (7.81%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 50 (78.13%) SQL
2 30 (46.88%) C#
3 16 (25.00%) Java
4 15 (23.44%) Python
5 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.69%) Bash
7 3 (4.69%) Kotlin
7 3 (4.69%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.13%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.13%) R
9 1 (1.56%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.13%) ISO 15022
2 2 (3.13%) ISO 20022
2 2 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Ansible
2 2 (3.13%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.56%) Grafana
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.69%) Sybase
4 2 (3.13%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.13%) Databricks
4 2 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (3.13%) Temenos
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) VMware