The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 65 84
Rank change year-on-year +23 +19  
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 50 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.46% 2.61% 1.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.29% 9.72% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 17
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,608 £38,750 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £48,750 £51,000
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 407 360 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 36.31% 26.89% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 258 241 246
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RDBMS in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for RDBMS in Edinburgh

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in Edinburgh

RDBMS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 70 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 39 (55.71%) Java
3 31 (44.29%) Degree
4 28 (40.00%) Oracle
5 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (31.43%) SQL
7 20 (28.57%) TDD
8 18 (25.71%) JavaScript
9 17 (24.29%) Finance
10 15 (21.43%) Analytics
11 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 14 (20.00%) MySQL
12 13 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (17.14%) Linux
13 12 (17.14%) Data Modelling
13 12 (17.14%) Hadoop
13 12 (17.14%) Computer Science
14 11 (15.71%) Data Management
14 11 (15.71%) NoSQL
14 11 (15.71%) Machine Learning
14 11 (15.71%) CSS
15 10 (14.29%) HTML
15 10 (14.29%) Web Development
15 10 (14.29%) Data Architecture
16 9 (12.86%) JBoss
17 8 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
18 7 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
18 7 (10.00%) ETL
18 7 (10.00%) Data Integration
18 7 (10.00%) Oracle Database

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (12.86%) JBoss
2 6 (8.57%) Apache Spark
3 5 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.86%) SaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (20.00%) MySQL
2 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (17.14%) Hadoop
4 11 (15.71%) NoSQL
5 8 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (8.57%) Apache Hive
7 6 (8.57%) Big Data
7 6 (8.57%) HBase
8 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (5.71%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) ERwin
2 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.43%) Selenium
General
1 17 (24.29%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Marketing
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (57.14%) Developer
2 26 (37.14%) Java Developer
3 14 (20.00%) Architect
4 13 (18.57%) Data Architect
5 12 (17.14%) Senior Architect
5 12 (17.14%) Senior Data Architect
6 6 (8.57%) DBA
7 5 (7.14%) Applications Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Leader
8 4 (5.71%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Automation Tester
9 3 (4.29%) Manual Tester
9 3 (4.29%) Ruby Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Automation Tester
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Manual Tester
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Tester
9 3 (4.29%) Tester
9 3 (4.29%) Web Applications Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Java Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.71%) CSS
2 10 (14.29%) HTML
3 6 (8.57%) HTML5
3 6 (8.57%) Kafka
4 5 (7.14%) .NET
4 5 (7.14%) Ajax
4 5 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (7.14%) Spring
5 2 (2.86%) CSS3
5 2 (2.86%) JSON
5 2 (2.86%) Laravel
5 2 (2.86%) REST
5 2 (2.86%) SOAP
5 2 (2.86%) Symfony
5 2 (2.86%) Web Services
5 2 (2.86%) WPF
5 2 (2.86%) XML
6 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.86%) Social Media
4 1 (1.43%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.14%) Linux
2 5 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (1.43%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.57%) TDD
3 15 (21.43%) Analytics
4 13 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (17.14%) Data Modelling
6 11 (15.71%) Data Management
6 11 (15.71%) Machine Learning
7 10 (14.29%) Data Architecture
7 10 (14.29%) Web Development
8 7 (10.00%) Data Integration
8 7 (10.00%) ETL
9 6 (8.57%) Data Mapping
9 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (8.57%) IT Strategy
9 6 (8.57%) Metadata Management
9 6 (8.57%) Open Source
9 6 (8.57%) Predictive Analytics
9 6 (8.57%) SDLC
10 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 39 (55.71%) Java
2 22 (31.43%) SQL
3 18 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.57%) Ruby
5 5 (7.14%) C#
5 5 (7.14%) Python
5 5 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.29%) PHP
8 2 (2.86%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (44.29%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Data Guard
1 5 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 28 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (8.57%) IBM
2 6 (8.57%) Teradata
3 4 (5.71%) Vertica
4 3 (4.29%) VMware
5 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.86%) Zend
6 1 (1.43%) Progress
6 1 (1.43%) Tableau
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