Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 339 294 266
Rank change year-on-year -45 -28 -29
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1611 2035 2552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.95% 1.13% 1.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.16% 3.83% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1155 1513 2126
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,400 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £78,125
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

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 51055 53155 64083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.17% 29.61% 31.57%
Number of salaries quoted 42434 45910 54439
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in England

RDBMS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for RDBMS in England

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
London -26 868 £65,000 - 47
South East -5 243 £50,000 - 12
North of England -81 175 £44,375 +4.41% 26
South West +6 133 £40,000 -11.11% 7
East of England -32 118 £47,000 -1.05% 10
North West -73 96 £45,000 +5.88% 17
Midlands -51 81 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Yorkshire -23 62 £42,500 - 5
West Midlands -54 45 £47,500 -5.00% 4
East Midlands +12 36 £45,000 -21.74% 5
North East +3 17 £38,959 -17.98% 4
RDBMS
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 England region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 1611 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 855 (53.07%) SQL
3 692 (42.95%) Java
4 613 (38.05%) SQL Server
5 592 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
6 584 (36.25%) Oracle
7 566 (35.13%) Finance
8 457 (28.37%) Linux
9 345 (21.42%) JavaScript
10 344 (21.35%) .NET
11 310 (19.24%) Degree
12 299 (18.56%) NoSQL
12 299 (18.56%) OO
13 298 (18.50%) Big Data
14 287 (17.82%) C#
15 285 (17.69%) Python
16 282 (17.50%) Hadoop
17 279 (17.32%) Software Engineering
18 276 (17.13%) Microsoft
19 254 (15.77%) HTML
20 251 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
20 251 (15.58%) SDLC
21 239 (14.84%) Computer Science
22 233 (14.46%) Scrum
23 225 (13.97%) Oracle Database
24 221 (13.72%) Business Intelligence
25 218 (13.53%) Spring
26 214 (13.28%) Git (software)
27 212 (13.16%) Windows
28 209 (12.97%) BDD

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
1 139 (8.63%) Apache Spark
2 86 (5.34%) Apache
3 58 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
4 55 (3.41%) Tomcat
5 52 (3.23%) Confluence
6 51 (3.17%) JBoss
7 49 (3.04%) WebLogic
8 47 (2.92%) WebSphere
9 40 (2.48%) IIS
10 36 (2.23%) SAS
11 30 (1.86%) Ethereum
11 30 (1.86%) Hyperledger
12 25 (1.55%) SharePoint
13 24 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 23 (1.43%) Apache Solr
15 22 (1.37%) eris
16 21 (1.30%) CMS
16 21 (1.30%) OpenStack
17 17 (1.06%) Apache Pig
18 15 (0.93%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 30 (1.86%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (1.24%) SPSS
3 19 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.19%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.19%) Stata
8 1 (0.062%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.062%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 19 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (0.93%) MetaTrader
3 11 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 9 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (0.50%) Adobe Campaign
5 8 (0.50%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 7 (0.43%) Eloqua
7 6 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.37%) Temenos T24
8 5 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
9 4 (0.25%) Magento
9 4 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
10 3 (0.19%) Cognos Planning
10 3 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.19%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 161 (9.99%) Amazon AWS
2 123 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (4.84%) SaaS
4 38 (2.36%) GitHub
5 34 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
6 29 (1.80%) PaaS
7 24 (1.49%) IaaS
8 22 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.68%) Serverless
10 10 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
11 9 (0.56%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.50%) Taleo
13 6 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
13 6 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (0.31%) Heroku
15 4 (0.25%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
15 4 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
16 3 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
16 3 (0.19%) Force.com
16 3 (0.19%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.86%) HTTP
2 35 (2.17%) Internet
3 32 (1.99%) TCP/IP
4 31 (1.92%) SSL
5 19 (1.18%) DNS
6 12 (0.74%) DHCP
7 11 (0.68%) LDAP
8 7 (0.43%) Ethernet
8 7 (0.43%) VPN
9 6 (0.37%) Broadband
9 6 (0.37%) FTP
10 5 (0.31%) Network Security
11 4 (0.25%) Firewall
12 3 (0.19%) RS-232
12 3 (0.19%) SMS
13 2 (0.12%) LAN
13 2 (0.12%) SSH
13 2 (0.12%) WAN
14 1 (0.062%) Wireless
14 1 (0.062%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1611 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 613 (38.05%) SQL Server
3 299 (18.56%) NoSQL
4 298 (18.50%) Big Data
5 282 (17.50%) Hadoop
6 225 (13.97%) Oracle Database
7 166 (10.30%) MySQL
8 165 (10.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 150 (9.31%) PostgreSQL
10 134 (8.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 125 (7.76%) MongoDB
12 122 (7.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 118 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
14 78 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 60 (3.72%) Apache Hive
16 59 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
17 52 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
18 49 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
19 47 (2.92%) Oracle Database 12c
19 47 (2.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 214 (13.28%) Git (software)
2 104 (6.46%) Jenkins
3 98 (6.08%) JIRA
4 87 (5.40%) Subversion
5 84 (5.21%) Maven
6 52 (3.23%) JUnit
7 45 (2.79%) Visual Studio
8 39 (2.42%) Ant
9 29 (1.80%) Mockito
10 27 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
11 25 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 25 (1.55%) Eclipse
11 25 (1.55%) Mercurial
12 23 (1.43%) EasyMock
12 23 (1.43%) jMock
13 20 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
15 18 (1.12%) Gradle
16 17 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
16 17 (1.06%) TeamCity
General
1 566 (35.13%) Finance
2 202 (12.54%) Banking
3 137 (8.50%) Front Office
4 127 (7.88%) Retail
5 125 (7.76%) Investment Banking
6 108 (6.70%) Retail Banking
7 87 (5.40%) Marketing
8 59 (3.66%) Telecoms
9 51 (3.17%) Manufacturing
10 43 (2.67%) Publishing
11 41 (2.55%) Electronics
12 31 (1.92%) Legal
13 23 (1.43%) Back Office
14 22 (1.37%) Law
15 17 (1.06%) Games
16 15 (0.93%) Automotive
17 14 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
18 12 (0.74%) Advertising
19 6 (0.37%) Financial Institution
20 5 (0.31%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 721 (44.75%) Developer
2 266 (16.51%) Java Developer
3 175 (10.86%) Software Engineer
4 162 (10.06%) Senior Developer
5 144 (8.94%) DBA
6 141 (8.75%) .NET Developer
7 134 (8.32%) C# Developer
8 123 (7.64%) SQL Developer
9 121 (7.51%) Architect
10 98 (6.08%) C# .NET Developer
11 88 (5.46%) Software Developer
12 78 (4.84%) Analyst
13 71 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
14 69 (4.28%) SQL DBA
15 64 (3.97%) Lead Developer
16 60 (3.72%) Senior Software Engineer
17 55 (3.41%) Oracle DBA
18 54 (3.35%) Administrator
18 54 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 52 (3.23%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (21.35%) .NET
2 254 (15.77%) HTML
3 218 (13.53%) Spring
4 207 (12.85%) CSS
5 204 (12.66%) XML
6 166 (10.30%) REST
7 156 (9.68%) AngularJS
7 156 (9.68%) ASP.NET
8 153 (9.50%) Web Services
9 132 (8.19%) J2EE
10 125 (7.76%) Hibernate
11 121 (7.51%) HTML5
12 99 (6.15%) JSON
13 89 (5.52%) RESTful
14 86 (5.34%) SOAP
15 81 (5.03%) .NET Framework
15 81 (5.03%) jQuery
16 78 (4.84%) Java EE
17 71 (4.41%) CSS3
18 68 (4.22%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 251 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 239 (14.84%) Computer Science
3 79 (4.90%) Algorithms
4 65 (4.03%) Fintech
5 62 (3.85%) User Experience
6 61 (3.79%) Management Information System
7 60 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
8 51 (3.17%) Data Structures
9 46 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 46 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
10 40 (2.48%) Data Centre
11 35 (2.17%) Client/Server
12 34 (2.11%) Virtual Team
13 30 (1.86%) iPad
14 27 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
15 24 (1.49%) PKI
15 24 (1.49%) Replication
16 23 (1.43%) Life Science
17 22 (1.37%) Mobile App
18 19 (1.18%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 457 (28.37%) Linux
2 212 (13.16%) Windows
3 206 (12.79%) Unix
4 72 (4.47%) Windows Server
5 49 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 35 (2.17%) Solaris
7 19 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (0.93%) Android
8 15 (0.93%) Apple iOS
9 13 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (0.74%) VMS
11 10 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (0.50%) AIX
12 8 (0.50%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.37%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.31%) Fedora
14 5 (0.31%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.19%) HPUX
15 3 (0.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 2 (0.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 592 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (18.56%) OO
3 279 (17.32%) Software Engineering
4 251 (15.58%) SDLC
5 233 (14.46%) Scrum
6 221 (13.72%) Business Intelligence
7 209 (12.97%) BDD
8 193 (11.98%) TDD
9 192 (11.92%) MVC
10 184 (11.42%) DevOps
10 184 (11.42%) ETL
11 163 (10.12%) Analytics
12 158 (9.81%) Multithreading
13 154 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
14 150 (9.31%) Open Source
15 142 (8.81%) OOD
16 131 (8.13%) Data Modelling
17 130 (8.07%) Asset Management
18 127 (7.88%) Test Automation
19 122 (7.57%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 855 (53.07%) SQL
2 692 (42.95%) Java
3 345 (21.42%) JavaScript
4 287 (17.82%) C#
5 285 (17.69%) Python
6 177 (10.99%) T-SQL
7 132 (8.19%) C++
8 121 (7.51%) PL/SQL
9 96 (5.96%) Scala
10 90 (5.59%) C
11 88 (5.46%) Shell Script
12 85 (5.28%) Perl
13 66 (4.10%) PowerShell
14 55 (3.41%) Bash Shell
15 52 (3.23%) Ruby
16 51 (3.17%) PHP
17 47 (2.92%) VB.NET
18 46 (2.86%) VB
19 44 (2.73%) Go
20 30 (1.86%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 310 (19.24%) Degree
2 135 (8.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 62 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 55 (3.41%) Master's Degree
5 36 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (1.92%) Numerate Degree
7 26 (1.61%) SC Cleared
8 21 (1.30%) PhD
9 17 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
10 16 (0.99%) MCTS
11 15 (0.93%) MCITP
12 13 (0.81%) DV Cleared
13 12 (0.74%) RHCE
14 11 (0.68%) OCP
15 10 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 9 (0.56%) CISSP
16 9 (0.56%) RHCSA
17 8 (0.50%) CCNA
17 8 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
17 8 (0.50%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (3.97%) QA
2 44 (2.73%) Data Quality
3 33 (2.05%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.81%) SLA
5 12 (0.74%) GDPR
6 10 (0.62%) GAAP
7 8 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.50%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.25%) MiFID
9 3 (0.19%) WAI
10 2 (0.12%) GCP
10 2 (0.12%) PMO
10 2 (0.12%) SEPA
11 1 (0.062%) IFRS
System Software
1 90 (5.59%) Docker
2 64 (3.97%) Active Directory
3 54 (3.35%) Oracle RAC
4 29 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (0.87%) HDFS
7 11 (0.68%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.56%) Xen
9 6 (0.37%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.12%) Varnish
11 1 (0.062%) iptables
11 1 (0.062%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.062%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.062%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 77 (4.78%) Ansible
2 74 (4.59%) Puppet
3 45 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (2.42%) Data Guard
4 39 (2.42%) Kubernetes
5 29 (1.80%) Oracle RMAN
6 23 (1.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 19 (1.18%) Mesos
8 16 (0.99%) Oozie
9 12 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 11 (0.68%) Control-M
10 11 (0.68%) Terraform
11 10 (0.62%) Marathon
12 6 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
12 6 (0.37%) Salt
13 5 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
14 3 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
14 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 3 (0.19%) Suricata
15 2 (0.12%) Cacti
Vendors
1 584 (36.25%) Oracle
2 276 (17.13%) Microsoft
3 84 (5.21%) SAP
4 41 (2.55%) Sybase
5 40 (2.48%) VMware
6 38 (2.36%) IBM
6 38 (2.36%) Red Hat
6 38 (2.36%) Tableau
7 32 (1.99%) hybris
7 32 (1.99%) Informatica
8 26 (1.61%) Google
9 25 (1.55%) Teradata
10 23 (1.43%) TIBCO
11 19 (1.18%) Cloudera
11 19 (1.18%) Talend
12 18 (1.12%) Cognos
13 16 (0.99%) Netezza
14 15 (0.93%) Hortonworks
15 14 (0.87%) Atlassian
15 14 (0.87%) Demandware