Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 327 335 298
Rank change year-on-year +8 -37 -31
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1,457 1,632 2,008
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.97% 0.97% 1.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.32% 3.20% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,144 1,168 1,493
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 43,820 50,951 53,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 29.08% 30.14% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36,243 42,335 45,781
England median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 2018. 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 -38 652 £62,500 -3.85% 84
South East +92 362 £55,000 +10.00% 41
North of England +14 161 £45,000 +5.88% 26
South West -2 125 £45,000 +12.50% 25
East of England -3 91 £58,750 +25.00% 17
Midlands +31 90 £53,750 +19.44% 8
Yorkshire +50 81 £45,000 +5.88% 8
West Midlands +66 76 £57,500 +21.05% 5
North West -18 64 £45,000 - 18
North East -13 16 £40,000 +2.67%
East Midlands -7 14 £45,000 - 3
RDBMS
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 England region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 1,457 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 790 (54.22%) SQL
3 666 (45.71%) Java
4 612 (42.00%) Oracle
5 604 (41.46%) SQL Server
6 583 (40.01%) Agile Software Development
7 401 (27.52%) Amazon AWS
8 387 (26.56%) Finance
9 372 (25.53%) NoSQL
10 349 (23.95%) Linux
11 348 (23.88%) JavaScript
12 337 (23.13%) .NET
13 332 (22.79%) Microsoft
14 317 (21.76%) Python
15 302 (20.73%) HTML
16 296 (20.32%) C#
17 261 (17.91%) Unix
18 257 (17.64%) Spring
19 238 (16.33%) Software Engineering
19 238 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
20 234 (16.06%) OO
21 229 (15.72%) Web Services
22 222 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
23 221 (15.17%) Oracle Database
24 205 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
25 204 (14.00%) XML
26 200 (13.73%) Big Data
26 200 (13.73%) Degree
27 197 (13.52%) Microservices
28 193 (13.25%) Continuous Integration

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
1 110 (7.55%) JBoss
2 80 (5.49%) Apache Spark
3 71 (4.87%) Apache
4 60 (4.12%) Tomcat
5 43 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
5 43 (2.95%) WebSphere
6 42 (2.88%) Confluence
7 40 (2.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 37 (2.54%) WebLogic
9 31 (2.13%) Apache Solr
10 29 (1.99%) GlassFish
11 26 (1.78%) IIS
12 24 (1.65%) CMS
13 18 (1.24%) Apache Pig
14 16 (1.10%) Mule
14 16 (1.10%) OpenStack
15 15 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 14 (0.96%) SharePoint
17 10 (0.69%) Umbraco
18 9 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 69 (4.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (1.78%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.48%) Weka
4 6 (0.41%) HipChat
5 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.069%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.069%) GIMP
7 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.069%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 24 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
1 24 (1.65%) Oracle EBS R12
2 21 (1.44%) SAP Hybris
3 20 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
3 20 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
4 14 (0.96%) SDL Web 8
5 9 (0.62%) Magento
5 9 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.48%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.27%) MetaTrader
8 3 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.14%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.069%) CSG Singleview
10 1 (0.069%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.069%) PeopleSoft CRM
10 1 (0.069%) Remedy AR System
10 1 (0.069%) SAP IS-U
10 1 (0.069%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 401 (27.52%) Amazon AWS
2 222 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (4.67%) SaaS
4 55 (3.77%) Serverless
5 52 (3.57%) IaaS
5 52 (3.57%) PaaS
6 43 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
6 43 (2.95%) Google Cloud Platform
7 42 (2.88%) Amazon S3
8 40 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
9 38 (2.61%) AWS Lambda
10 34 (2.33%) Amazon EMR
10 34 (2.33%) Amazon Kinesis
11 31 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
12 28 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
13 22 (1.51%) GitHub
14 20 (1.37%) Office 365
15 19 (1.30%) OpenShift
16 15 (1.03%) Google Analytics
16 15 (1.03%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 58 (3.98%) HTTP
2 37 (2.54%) Internet
3 32 (2.20%) TCP/IP
4 31 (2.13%) Network Security
5 24 (1.65%) SAN
6 18 (1.24%) NAS
7 15 (1.03%) SSL
8 10 (0.69%) DNS
8 10 (0.69%) FTP
9 9 (0.62%) VPN
10 8 (0.55%) AMQP
10 8 (0.55%) Firewall
11 6 (0.41%) SMS
11 6 (0.41%) SMTP
12 4 (0.27%) SMPP
13 2 (0.14%) FIX Connectivity
13 2 (0.14%) Intranet
13 2 (0.14%) LAN
13 2 (0.14%) OpenLDAP
13 2 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,457 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 604 (41.46%) SQL Server
3 372 (25.53%) NoSQL
4 221 (15.17%) Oracle Database
5 200 (13.73%) Big Data
6 188 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
7 187 (12.83%) MySQL
8 167 (11.46%) Data Warehouse
9 161 (11.05%) MongoDB
10 138 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 123 (8.44%) Hadoop
12 102 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 94 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
14 88 (6.04%) Oracle Database 11g
15 83 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
16 82 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 53 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 50 (3.43%) Oracle Database 10g
19 49 (3.36%) Amazon Redshift
19 49 (3.36%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 178 (12.22%) Git (software)
2 145 (9.95%) Jenkins
3 128 (8.79%) Maven
4 104 (7.14%) Subversion
5 90 (6.18%) JIRA
6 44 (3.02%) JUnit
7 38 (2.61%) Selenium
8 34 (2.33%) Bitbucket
8 34 (2.33%) Gradle
9 28 (1.92%) Ant
10 27 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 26 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 26 (1.78%) Visual Studio
12 21 (1.44%) NUnit
12 21 (1.44%) TeamCity
13 19 (1.30%) Eclipse
14 18 (1.24%) SpecFlow
15 16 (1.10%) SoapUI
16 12 (0.82%) Cucumber
16 12 (0.82%) IntelliJ
General
1 387 (26.56%) Finance
2 175 (12.01%) Banking
3 83 (5.70%) Retail
4 67 (4.60%) Marketing
5 63 (4.32%) Investment Banking
6 57 (3.91%) Financial Institution
7 41 (2.81%) Games
8 36 (2.47%) Electronics
9 31 (2.13%) Front Office
10 29 (1.99%) Manufacturing
11 28 (1.92%) Telecoms
12 18 (1.24%) Back Office
13 17 (1.17%) Law
14 12 (0.82%) Legal
14 12 (0.82%) Military
15 10 (0.69%) Advertising
16 7 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.34%) Automotive
18 4 (0.27%) Billing
18 4 (0.27%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 599 (41.11%) Developer
2 228 (15.65%) Java Developer
3 200 (13.73%) Architect
4 172 (11.81%) DBA
5 169 (11.60%) Analyst
6 134 (9.20%) Senior Developer
7 110 (7.55%) Applications Support
8 106 (7.28%) Support Analyst
9 88 (6.04%) Software Developer
10 87 (5.97%) Administrator
10 87 (5.97%) Applications Support Analyst
11 77 (5.28%) .NET Developer
11 77 (5.28%) Oracle DBA
12 75 (5.15%) C# Developer
13 73 (5.01%) Software Engineer
14 72 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
15 66 (4.53%) SQL Developer
16 62 (4.26%) SQL DBA
17 58 (3.98%) Technical Architect
18 55 (3.77%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (23.13%) .NET
2 302 (20.73%) HTML
3 257 (17.64%) Spring
4 229 (15.72%) Web Services
5 204 (14.00%) XML
6 188 (12.90%) AngularJS
7 187 (12.83%) CSS
8 133 (9.13%) Hibernate
9 132 (9.06%) Spring Boot
10 126 (8.65%) RESTful
11 115 (7.89%) ASP.NET
12 113 (7.76%) HTML5
13 106 (7.28%) jQuery
14 99 (6.79%) REST
15 96 (6.59%) JSON
16 92 (6.31%) React
17 91 (6.25%) Java EE
18 89 (6.11%) J2EE
19 88 (6.04%) Node.js
20 79 (5.42%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 205 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
2 179 (12.29%) Computer Science
3 136 (9.33%) Fintech
4 74 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
5 66 (4.53%) Algorithms
6 59 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
7 55 (3.77%) Data Structures
8 44 (3.02%) Virtual Team
9 40 (2.75%) Clustering
9 40 (2.75%) Linux Command Line
9 40 (2.75%) Management Information System
10 39 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
11 36 (2.47%) User Experience
12 33 (2.26%) Mobile App
13 28 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
14 23 (1.58%) Analytical Mindset
15 18 (1.24%) Replication
16 16 (1.10%) Derivative
17 15 (1.03%) CMDB
18 14 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 349 (23.95%) Linux
2 261 (17.91%) Unix
3 169 (11.60%) Windows
4 80 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 66 (4.53%) Windows Server
6 21 (1.44%) Solaris
7 17 (1.17%) AIX
8 15 (1.03%) CentOS
9 14 (0.96%) Ubuntu
10 12 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.34%) Android
12 5 (0.34%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.27%) Debian
14 3 (0.21%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.069%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.069%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.069%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 583 (40.01%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
2 238 (16.33%) Software Engineering
3 234 (16.06%) OO
4 197 (13.52%) Microservices
5 193 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
6 191 (13.11%) DevOps
6 191 (13.11%) Scrum
7 171 (11.74%) ETL
8 170 (11.67%) Analytics
9 166 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
10 159 (10.91%) TDD
11 132 (9.06%) MVC
12 127 (8.72%) Performance Tuning
13 123 (8.44%) ITIL
14 118 (8.10%) Data Modelling
15 113 (7.76%) Multithreading
16 111 (7.62%) Mentoring
17 108 (7.41%) BDD
17 108 (7.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 790 (54.22%) SQL
2 666 (45.71%) Java
3 348 (23.88%) JavaScript
4 317 (21.76%) Python
5 296 (20.32%) C#
6 162 (11.12%) PL/SQL
7 140 (9.61%) Shell Script
8 113 (7.76%) PowerShell
9 105 (7.21%) T-SQL
10 88 (6.04%) Java 8
11 72 (4.94%) Scala
12 63 (4.32%) C++
13 60 (4.12%) Bash Shell
14 49 (3.36%) C
15 43 (2.95%) PHP
16 36 (2.47%) Perl
17 35 (2.40%) Go
17 35 (2.40%) Korn
18 33 (2.26%) Ruby
19 26 (1.78%) R
Qualifications
1 200 (13.73%) Degree
2 59 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 51 (3.50%) Security Cleared
4 44 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (2.33%) MCSA
5 34 (2.33%) MCSE
6 25 (1.72%) SC Cleared
7 13 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
8 11 (0.75%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.48%) MCDBA
10 7 (0.48%) PhD
11 6 (0.41%) OCP
12 3 (0.21%) GSEC
12 3 (0.21%) MCP
12 3 (0.21%) OCA
12 3 (0.21%) TOGAF Certification
13 2 (0.14%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.60%) Data Quality
2 56 (3.84%) QA
3 33 (2.26%) SLA
4 17 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.69%) GDPR
6 9 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.48%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.34%) IFRS
8 5 (0.34%) PSD2
9 3 (0.21%) IFRS 9
9 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.21%) PMO
10 2 (0.14%) MiFID
11 1 (0.069%) HL7
System Software
1 107 (7.34%) Docker
2 90 (6.18%) Active Directory
3 74 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
4 34 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (1.65%) HDFS
6 14 (0.96%) Apache Flume
7 11 (0.75%) Firmware
8 8 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.41%) KVM
9 6 (0.41%) oVirt
10 5 (0.34%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (0.27%) Hyper-V
12 3 (0.21%) vSphere
13 1 (0.069%) Shibboleth
13 1 (0.069%) Xen
Systems Management
1 74 (5.08%) Ansible
2 65 (4.46%) Data Guard
3 59 (4.05%) Kubernetes
4 47 (3.23%) Puppet
5 44 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
6 34 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
7 23 (1.58%) Terraform
8 21 (1.44%) Nagios
9 20 (1.37%) BMC PATROL
9 20 (1.37%) Mesos
9 20 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 18 (1.24%) Salt
11 15 (1.03%) Control-M
12 13 (0.89%) Oozie
13 10 (0.69%) Grafana
14 9 (0.62%) ITRS Geneos
14 9 (0.62%) Oracle ZFS
15 8 (0.55%) Docker Swarm
15 8 (0.55%) Kibana
15 8 (0.55%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 612 (42.00%) Oracle
2 332 (22.79%) Microsoft
3 95 (6.52%) Google
4 64 (4.39%) Sybase
5 61 (4.19%) Informatica
6 54 (3.71%) SAP
7 52 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 40 (2.75%) hybris
8 40 (2.75%) Tableau
9 37 (2.54%) IBM
10 35 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
10 35 (2.40%) VMware
11 31 (2.13%) Adobe
11 31 (2.13%) AppDynamics
12 29 (1.99%) BMC
13 26 (1.78%) Atlassian
14 23 (1.58%) Citrix
15 22 (1.51%) Trillium
16 20 (1.37%) Teradata
17 18 (1.24%) Splunk