Period
to 25 September 2018

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 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 81 115
Rank change year-on-year -27 +34 -48
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 37 71 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.47% 2.70% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.43% 7.83% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 20
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% - +0.63%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £26,700
90th Percentile £80,000 £61,250 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £48,750 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +21.88% -11.11%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 682 907 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.12% 34.43% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 489 572 421
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -4.60% +4.19%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing RDBMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 37 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 22 (59.46%) Java
3 20 (54.05%) SQL
4 18 (48.65%) Hibernate
5 17 (45.95%) Spring
5 17 (45.95%) Spring Boot
6 12 (32.43%) OOP
6 12 (32.43%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (32.43%) Microservices
6 12 (32.43%) Open Source
7 11 (29.73%) Java EE
7 11 (29.73%) Fintech
8 10 (27.03%) Oracle
9 9 (24.32%) J2EE
10 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (21.62%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (21.62%) Data Guard
10 8 (21.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 8 (21.62%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
10 8 (21.62%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (21.62%) Finance
10 8 (21.62%) OCP
10 8 (21.62%) Oracle Certification
10 8 (21.62%) WebLogic
10 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
11 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
11 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
11 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development

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 8 (21.62%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.11%) JBoss
3 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) DHCP
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (32.43%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (13.51%) DB2
4 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
4 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) JUnit
1 6 (16.22%) Selenium
2 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.70%) TestNG
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.03%) DBA
4 9 (24.32%) Administrator
4 9 (24.32%) AWS Developer
4 9 (24.32%) J2EE Developer
4 9 (24.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (21.62%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
6 6 (16.22%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Java Engineer
7 5 (13.51%) Senior DBA
7 5 (13.51%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 2 (5.41%) Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (5.41%) Integration Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) Hibernate
2 17 (45.95%) Spring
2 17 (45.95%) Spring Boot
3 11 (29.73%) Java EE
4 9 (24.32%) J2EE
5 8 (21.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 5 (13.51%) CSS
6 5 (13.51%) HTML
7 2 (5.41%) .NET
7 2 (5.41%) Dojo
7 2 (5.41%) EJB
7 2 (5.41%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (5.41%) HTML5
7 2 (5.41%) jQuery
7 2 (5.41%) JSON
7 2 (5.41%) JSP
7 2 (5.41%) Node.js
7 2 (5.41%) React
7 2 (5.41%) REST
7 2 (5.41%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Fintech
2 5 (13.51%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Microservices
1 12 (32.43%) OOP
1 12 (32.43%) Open Source
2 8 (21.62%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
3 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
4 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (13.51%) DevOps
4 5 (13.51%) SDLC
4 5 (13.51%) TDD
5 4 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.11%) ITSM
6 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.11%) Service Management
7 2 (5.41%) MVC
7 2 (5.41%) OO
7 2 (5.41%) Scrum
7 2 (5.41%) UML
7 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) Java
2 20 (54.05%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
4 5 (13.51%) Java 8
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) OCP
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Data Guard
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) Sybase
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft