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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 9 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
UK > England
6 months to
9 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 465 411 386
Rank change year-on-year -54 -25 +15
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1,037 755 447
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.72% 0.75% 0.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.68% 2.67% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 460 437 336
10th Percentile £43,675 £39,200 £35,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £108,750 £113,500 £110,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +13.64%

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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 38,717 28,329 16,624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 27.01% 28.09% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18,830 19,018 13,784
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,750 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £88,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +7.53%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in England

RDBMS
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing RDBMS in England.

Salary trend for RDBMS in England

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing RDBMS in England over the 6 months to 9 August 2022.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in England

RDBMS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the England region over the 6 months to 9 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London -91 640 £80,000 +6.67% 45
South East -24 157 £60,000 - 12
North of England -35 89 £52,500 +2.44% 9
South West -23 63 £38,000 -10.59% 6
Midlands -30 63 £60,000 +10.37% 8
West Midlands -40 51 £64,770 +24.88% 6
North West -43 36 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Yorkshire -26 34 £50,000 -2.44% 6
East of England -54 20 £47,500 +5.56% 8
North East -7 19 - -
East Midlands -16 12 £50,000 -20.00% 2
RDBMS
UK

For the 6 months to 9 August 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 England region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 1,037 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 551 (53.13%) SQL
3 510 (49.18%) Agile
4 459 (44.26%) AWS
5 382 (36.84%) Java
6 357 (34.43%) SQL Server
7 346 (33.37%) Finance
8 331 (31.92%) Python
9 283 (27.29%) NoSQL
10 275 (26.52%) CI/CD
11 274 (26.42%) PostgreSQL
12 256 (24.69%) Azure
13 246 (23.72%) Computer Science
13 246 (23.72%) Social Skills
14 237 (22.85%) Microservices
14 237 (22.85%) Kubernetes
15 232 (22.37%) Git (software)
16 224 (21.60%) Oracle
17 223 (21.50%) Scrum
18 213 (20.54%) Software Engineering
19 211 (20.35%) DevOps
20 209 (20.15%) Terraform
21 208 (20.06%) C#
22 205 (19.77%) .NET
23 204 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
24 189 (18.23%) Degree
25 188 (18.13%) MySQL
26 187 (18.03%) React
26 187 (18.03%) Problem-Solving
27 177 (17.07%) TDD

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 58 (5.59%) Apache Spark
2 51 (4.92%) Apache Airflow
3 34 (3.28%) Apache
4 20 (1.93%) IIS
5 16 (1.54%) Confluence
6 15 (1.45%) WebLogic
7 14 (1.35%) WebSphere
8 12 (1.16%) Apache Pig
9 11 (1.06%) Tomcat
10 10 (0.96%) CMS
10 10 (0.96%) Drupal
11 9 (0.87%) ColdFusion
11 9 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (0.77%) JBoss
12 8 (0.77%) nginx
12 8 (0.77%) Oracle Spatial
13 6 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.29%) SharePoint
15 2 (0.19%) Apache Solr
15 2 (0.19%) Tornado
Applications
1 36 (3.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.25%) Temenos T24
2 7 (0.68%) Adobe Campaign
3 6 (0.58%) Distributed Ledger
4 5 (0.48%) Acoustic Campaign
4 5 (0.48%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 4 (0.39%) Exstream
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.19%) Primavera
7 1 (0.096%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.096%) Maximo
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.096%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.096%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.096%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 459 (44.26%) AWS
2 256 (24.69%) Azure
3 160 (15.43%) GCP
4 77 (7.43%) Serverless
5 73 (7.04%) GitHub
6 69 (6.65%) Amazon EC2
6 69 (6.65%) Power Platform
7 62 (5.98%) Azure DevOps
8 53 (5.11%) SaaS
9 50 (4.82%) Amazon S3
10 46 (4.44%) Amazon SQS
11 42 (4.05%) Amazon EMR
12 40 (3.86%) Snowflake
13 37 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
13 37 (3.57%) Datadog
14 36 (3.47%) PaaS
15 29 (2.80%) AWS CloudFormation
15 29 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
16 28 (2.70%) Slack
17 26 (2.51%) Collibra
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.31%) MQTT
2 18 (1.74%) HTTP
3 14 (1.35%) Firewall
4 11 (1.06%) 5G
5 9 (0.87%) SAN
6 7 (0.68%) DNS
6 7 (0.68%) SSL
7 5 (0.48%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (0.48%) iSCSI
8 4 (0.39%) WAN
9 3 (0.29%) AMQP
9 3 (0.29%) SD-WAN
10 2 (0.19%) Broadband
10 2 (0.19%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.096%) DHCP
11 1 (0.096%) FTP
11 1 (0.096%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.096%) LAN
11 1 (0.096%) SMS
11 1 (0.096%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,037 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 357 (34.43%) SQL Server
3 283 (27.29%) NoSQL
4 274 (26.42%) PostgreSQL
5 188 (18.13%) MySQL
6 172 (16.59%) Data Warehouse
7 143 (13.79%) Big Data
8 85 (8.20%) Redis
9 67 (6.46%) Power BI
10 63 (6.08%) Data Lake
11 56 (5.40%) DynamoDB
11 56 (5.40%) Tableau
12 55 (5.30%) Elasticsearch
12 55 (5.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 54 (5.21%) MongoDB
14 51 (4.92%) DB2
15 50 (4.82%) Hadoop
16 46 (4.44%) BigQuery
17 44 (4.24%) Amazon Redshift
18 42 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 232 (22.37%) Git (software)
2 65 (6.27%) Gradle
2 65 (6.27%) JUnit
3 61 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 58 (5.59%) JIRA
5 47 (4.53%) Selenium
6 45 (4.34%) Liquibase
7 42 (4.05%) NUnit
8 39 (3.76%) Octopus Deploy
9 33 (3.18%) Subversion
10 28 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 27 (2.60%) Cypress.io
11 27 (2.60%) Postman
11 27 (2.60%) webpack
12 26 (2.51%) JMeter
13 24 (2.31%) Log4Net
13 24 (2.31%) Moq
13 24 (2.31%) Newman
13 24 (2.31%) SoapUI
13 24 (2.31%) TestCafe
General
1 346 (33.37%) Finance
2 246 (23.72%) Social Skills
3 204 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
4 124 (11.96%) Banking
5 61 (5.88%) Games
6 44 (4.24%) Retail
7 43 (4.15%) Law
7 43 (4.15%) Marketing
8 42 (4.05%) Influencing Skills
9 38 (3.66%) Public Sector
10 33 (3.18%) Financial Institution
11 31 (2.99%) Presentation Skills
12 28 (2.70%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 27 (2.60%) Telecoms
14 25 (2.41%) Manufacturing
14 25 (2.41%) Organisational Skills
15 22 (2.12%) Pharmaceutical
16 18 (1.74%) Esports
16 18 (1.74%) Online Betting
17 16 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 304 (29.32%) Developer
2 144 (13.89%) Software Engineer
3 117 (11.28%) Data Engineer
4 89 (8.58%) Architect
5 73 (7.04%) Java Developer
6 72 (6.94%) Full Stack Developer
7 70 (6.75%) Software Developer
8 61 (5.88%) Analyst
8 61 (5.88%) Java Engineer
9 60 (5.79%) Lead Developer
10 54 (5.21%) Senior Software Engineer
11 49 (4.73%) Senior Developer
12 47 (4.53%) DBA
13 46 (4.44%) Data Architect
14 45 (4.34%) Senior Java Engineer
15 36 (3.47%) Development Engineer
16 32 (3.09%) Software Development Engineer
17 31 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
18 29 (2.80%) Administrator
18 29 (2.80%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (19.77%) .NET
2 187 (18.03%) React
3 165 (15.91%) REST
4 163 (15.72%) Spring
5 147 (14.18%) Kafka
6 131 (12.63%) Spring Boot
7 124 (11.96%) CSS
8 120 (11.57%) AngularJS
9 113 (10.90%) .NET Core
10 108 (10.41%) Node.js
11 107 (10.32%) HTML
11 107 (10.32%) RabbitMQ
12 99 (9.55%) RESTful
13 89 (8.58%) ASP.NET Web API
14 77 (7.43%) Hibernate
15 75 (7.23%) Web Services
16 70 (6.75%) .NET Framework
17 66 (6.36%) ASP.NET
18 64 (6.17%) Entity Framework
19 56 (5.40%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 54 (5.21%) User Experience
2 52 (5.01%) Greenfield Project
3 51 (4.92%) Self-Motivation
4 47 (4.53%) Algorithms
5 39 (3.76%) Cloud Native
6 36 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
7 35 (3.38%) Management Information System
7 35 (3.38%) Sports Betting
8 32 (3.09%) Legacy Systems
9 22 (2.12%) Data Structures
9 22 (2.12%) Derivative
9 22 (2.12%) Online Games
10 21 (2.03%) Data Centre
11 20 (1.93%) Public Cloud
12 19 (1.83%) Device Driver
13 17 (1.64%) Blog
13 17 (1.64%) Life Science
14 15 (1.45%) Replication
15 13 (1.25%) Legacy Applications
15 13 (1.25%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 171 (16.49%) Linux
2 150 (14.46%) Windows
3 84 (8.10%) Unix
4 44 (4.24%) Windows Server
5 39 (3.76%) Android
5 39 (3.76%) Apple iOS
6 33 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.58%) CentOS
8 5 (0.48%) Solaris
9 3 (0.29%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.29%) MVS
9 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.29%) zOS
10 2 (0.19%) AIX
10 2 (0.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.19%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.096%) Alpine Linux
11 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (49.18%) Agile
2 275 (26.52%) CI/CD
3 246 (23.72%) Computer Science
4 237 (22.85%) Microservices
5 223 (21.50%) Scrum
6 213 (20.54%) Software Engineering
7 211 (20.35%) DevOps
8 187 (18.03%) Problem-Solving
9 177 (17.07%) TDD
10 169 (16.30%) Open Source
11 160 (15.43%) Data Science
12 157 (15.14%) ETL
13 143 (13.79%) SDLC
14 141 (13.60%) OO
15 132 (12.73%) Unit Testing
16 124 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
16 124 (11.96%) Data Modelling
17 122 (11.76%) Data Engineering
18 120 (11.57%) Analytics
18 120 (11.57%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 551 (53.13%) SQL
2 382 (36.84%) Java
3 331 (31.92%) Python
4 208 (20.06%) C#
5 143 (13.79%) JavaScript
6 115 (11.09%) Scala
7 104 (10.03%) TypeScript
8 100 (9.64%) PowerShell
9 88 (8.49%) Bash
10 62 (5.98%) Kotlin
11 61 (5.88%) Shell Script
12 51 (4.92%) PL/SQL
13 44 (4.24%) Go
14 31 (2.99%) Ruby
14 31 (2.99%) T-SQL
15 28 (2.70%) C++
16 27 (2.60%) Haskell
16 27 (2.60%) Rust
17 18 (1.74%) C
18 16 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 189 (18.23%) Degree
2 107 (10.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (4.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (1.83%) Master's Degree
5 13 (1.25%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.87%) PMI Certification
6 9 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.48%) MCSE
7 5 (0.48%) PhD
8 4 (0.39%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.29%) ISEB
9 3 (0.29%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.29%) Tableau Certification
10 1 (0.096%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.096%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.096%) PMP
10 1 (0.096%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (9.45%) QA
2 49 (4.73%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.74%) FATCA
4 16 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.35%) EMIR
5 14 (1.35%) MiFID
5 14 (1.35%) SLA
6 10 (0.96%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.68%) GDPR
7 7 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.29%) ISO 15022
8 3 (0.29%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.096%) COBIT
9 1 (0.096%) PMO
9 1 (0.096%) PSD2
System Software
1 128 (12.34%) Docker
2 18 (1.74%) zsh
3 9 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.68%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 7 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.48%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 237 (22.85%) Kubernetes
2 209 (20.15%) Terraform
3 55 (5.30%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (4.63%) Ansible
5 31 (2.99%) Grafana
6 30 (2.89%) Puppet
7 28 (2.70%) Kibana
8 25 (2.41%) Opsgenie
8 25 (2.41%) ZABBIX
9 24 (2.31%) HAProxy
9 24 (2.31%) logstash
9 24 (2.31%) MIIS
9 24 (2.31%) Pingdom
10 14 (1.35%) Istio
11 7 (0.68%) Prometheus
12 6 (0.58%) Data Guard
13 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Satellite
14 3 (0.29%) Oozie
14 3 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
15 2 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 224 (21.60%) Oracle
2 118 (11.38%) Microsoft
3 93 (8.97%) Google
4 51 (4.92%) Databricks
5 40 (3.86%) Sybase
6 30 (2.89%) Teradata
7 28 (2.70%) New Relic
8 26 (2.51%) IBM
8 26 (2.51%) Red Hat
9 23 (2.22%) Talend
10 18 (1.74%) VMware
11 16 (1.54%) Cognos
12 14 (1.35%) FIS
13 13 (1.25%) Temenos
14 12 (1.16%) TIBCO
15 11 (1.06%) Denodo
15 11 (1.06%) Sitecore
15 11 (1.06%) Sun
15 11 (1.06%) Trillium
16 10 (0.96%) Informatica