Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 111 97
Rank change year-on-year -4 -14 -33
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 34 38 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.36% 1.45% 1.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.14% 4.33% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 28
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.58% -2.35% -
10th Percentile £42,425 £36,250 £29,975
90th Percentile £80,000 £52,500 £77,250
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% - -3.41%

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 661 878 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.37% 33.52% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 467 562 461
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,800 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +4.82%

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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 34 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 25 (73.53%) Java
3 20 (58.82%) Microservices
4 16 (47.06%) Hibernate
4 16 (47.06%) Spring
4 16 (47.06%) Spring Boot
5 15 (44.12%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (35.29%) OOP
6 12 (35.29%) DevOps
6 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
6 12 (35.29%) Open Source
6 12 (35.29%) MongoDB
7 11 (32.35%) SQL
7 11 (32.35%) Oracle
7 11 (32.35%) Finance
7 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (29.41%) CSS
8 10 (29.41%) HTML
8 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
8 10 (29.41%) Java EE
9 9 (26.47%) J2EE
9 9 (26.47%) Fintech
10 8 (23.53%) React
10 8 (23.53%) MySQL
10 8 (23.53%) Node.js
10 8 (23.53%) CSS3
10 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
10 8 (23.53%) Selenium
10 8 (23.53%) HTML5
11 7 (20.59%) Cucumber

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 3 (8.82%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.82%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) AMQP
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
1 1 (2.94%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 15 (44.12%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (35.29%) MongoDB
3 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
4 8 (23.53%) MySQL
5 5 (14.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (11.76%) DB2
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (8.82%) SQLite
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
9 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Selenium
2 7 (20.59%) Cucumber
3 5 (14.71%) JUnit
4 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
5 3 (8.82%) Bitbucket
5 3 (8.82%) git-flow
5 3 (8.82%) JIRA
6 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.94%) Maven
7 1 (2.94%) TestNG
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 19 (55.88%) Java Developer
3 9 (26.47%) AWS Developer
3 9 (26.47%) J2EE Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (14.71%) DBA
4 5 (14.71%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Java Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (8.82%) Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior DBA
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) Hibernate
1 16 (47.06%) Spring
1 16 (47.06%) Spring Boot
2 10 (29.41%) CSS
2 10 (29.41%) HTML
2 10 (29.41%) Java EE
3 9 (26.47%) J2EE
4 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
4 8 (23.53%) CSS3
4 8 (23.53%) HTML5
4 8 (23.53%) Node.js
4 8 (23.53%) React
5 5 (14.71%) MEAN Stack
5 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (8.82%) .NET
6 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.82%) jQuery
6 3 (8.82%) LESS
6 3 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (8.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Fintech
2 4 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (8.82%) Cloud Native
3 3 (8.82%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) AIX
2 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Microservices
2 12 (35.29%) DevOps
2 12 (35.29%) OOP
2 12 (35.29%) Open Source
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
5 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
6 5 (14.71%) Functional Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
6 5 (14.71%) MVC
6 5 (14.71%) TDD
7 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (11.76%) SDLC
8 3 (8.82%) BDD
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.82%) Kanban
8 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
8 3 (8.82%) Scrum
8 3 (8.82%) SOLID
9 2 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) Java
2 11 (32.35%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) Java 8
3 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) ES6
4 3 (8.82%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
6 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) OCP
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.88%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Sybase
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft