The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for VLDB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VLDB over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Very Large Database (VLDB)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 268 319
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.014% 0.019%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.049% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £72,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +61.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% +22.22%  

VLDB 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 1657 2042 2895
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 32.32% 28.60% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1814 2538
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,674
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%  

VLDB
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for VLDB in the City of London

VLDB
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLDB in the City of London.

Salary trend for VLDB in the City of London