Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 379 358 324
Rank change year-on-year -21 -34 -46
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1,110 1,433 1,651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.81% 0.86% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.87% 2.81% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 899 1,126 1,247
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,500 £33,750 £33,450
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £84,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 38,692 51,033 49,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.11% 30.71% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 31,901 42,758 42,255
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 2019. 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 -20 500 £70,000 +12.00% 20
South East -5 250 £55,000 +10.00% 10
North of England +29 154 £45,000 - 7
South West +23 96 £35,000 +7.69% 4
North West +13 86 £41,750 -16.50% 6
East of England +23 59 £60,000 - 2
Yorkshire +27 57 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Midlands +16 53 £45,000 -5.26% 1
West Midlands +27 33 £46,250 -5.13%
East Midlands +7 18 £45,000 -5.26% 1
North East +36 11 £35,000 -1.41%
RDBMS
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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 1,110 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 616 (55.50%) SQL
3 503 (45.32%) Oracle
4 476 (42.88%) SQL Server
5 466 (41.98%) Java
6 408 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
7 281 (25.32%) Finance
8 271 (24.41%) Amazon AWS
9 240 (21.62%) .NET
10 231 (20.81%) Linux
11 220 (19.82%) Spring
12 211 (19.01%) JavaScript
13 210 (18.92%) Microsoft
14 198 (17.84%) Python
15 186 (16.76%) PostgreSQL
16 184 (16.58%) C#
16 184 (16.58%) Degree
16 184 (16.58%) NoSQL
17 181 (16.31%) OO
18 174 (15.68%) MySQL
19 170 (15.32%) Microsoft Azure
20 169 (15.23%) Software Engineering
21 167 (15.05%) HTML
22 165 (14.86%) ETL
23 157 (14.14%) Windows
24 149 (13.42%) Analytics
25 147 (13.24%) Big Data
26 143 (12.88%) Scrum
27 141 (12.70%) Unix
28 140 (12.61%) Business Intelligence

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 86 (7.75%) JBoss
2 68 (6.13%) Tomcat
2 68 (6.13%) WebSphere
3 65 (5.86%) Apache
4 62 (5.59%) WebLogic
5 60 (5.41%) Apache Spark
6 32 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
7 29 (2.61%) CMS
8 28 (2.52%) Apache Solr
9 25 (2.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 25 (2.25%) Apache Pig
10 21 (1.89%) IIS
11 18 (1.62%) GlassFish
11 18 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 14 (1.26%) Apache Geronimo
12 14 (1.26%) OpenStack
13 12 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 11 (0.99%) SAS
14 11 (0.99%) SharePoint
15 7 (0.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 42 (3.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (1.17%) Weka
4 5 (0.45%) SPSS
5 4 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.36%) Stata
6 3 (0.27%) ArchiCAD
6 3 (0.27%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.27%) MicroStation
6 3 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.27%) Revit
6 3 (0.27%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 33 (2.97%) SAP Hybris
2 22 (1.98%) Magento
3 21 (1.89%) SDL Web 8
4 18 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
4 18 (1.62%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (1.17%) Oracle 11i
5 13 (1.17%) Oracle Applications
6 12 (1.08%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.45%) MetaTrader
8 4 (0.36%) Oracle Payroll
9 3 (0.27%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.18%) Remedy AR System
10 2 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
11 1 (0.090%) Adobe Campaign
11 1 (0.090%) Maximo
11 1 (0.090%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.090%) Oracle iProcurement
11 1 (0.090%) Payment Gateway
11 1 (0.090%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 271 (24.41%) Amazon AWS
2 170 (15.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 87 (7.84%) SaaS
4 36 (3.24%) PaaS
5 35 (3.15%) Serverless
6 33 (2.97%) Google Cloud Platform
7 32 (2.88%) IaaS
8 31 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
9 28 (2.52%) Amazon S3
9 28 (2.52%) AWS Lambda
10 27 (2.43%) OpenShift
11 19 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
12 16 (1.44%) Amazon EMR
13 15 (1.35%) Office 365
14 14 (1.26%) Amazon SQS
15 12 (1.08%) Amazon Kinesis
15 12 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
16 10 (0.90%) GitHub
17 6 (0.54%) npm
18 5 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 52 (4.68%) HTTP
2 36 (3.24%) TCP/IP
3 35 (3.15%) Internet
4 32 (2.88%) Firewall
5 18 (1.62%) NAS
5 18 (1.62%) SAN
6 14 (1.26%) Broadband
7 12 (1.08%) Network Security
8 11 (0.99%) VPN
9 9 (0.81%) DNS
10 6 (0.54%) DHCP
10 6 (0.54%) SSL
11 5 (0.45%) AMQP
12 4 (0.36%) WAN
13 3 (0.27%) LAN
14 2 (0.18%) HTTPS
14 2 (0.18%) Intranet
14 2 (0.18%) LTE
14 2 (0.18%) SNMP
14 2 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,110 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 476 (42.88%) SQL Server
3 186 (16.76%) PostgreSQL
4 184 (16.58%) NoSQL
5 174 (15.68%) MySQL
6 147 (13.24%) Big Data
7 140 (12.61%) Data Warehouse
8 134 (12.07%) Oracle Database
9 108 (9.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 95 (8.56%) Hadoop
11 83 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 80 (7.21%) MongoDB
13 62 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
13 62 (5.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 49 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
15 43 (3.87%) Apache Cassandra
16 40 (3.60%) Amazon Redshift
17 39 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
18 38 (3.42%) SQL Server 2014
19 37 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 90 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 59 (5.32%) Jenkins
3 54 (4.86%) Subversion
4 53 (4.77%) Maven
5 50 (4.50%) JUnit
6 38 (3.42%) JIRA
7 33 (2.97%) Ant
8 21 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
9 16 (1.44%) Visual Studio
10 15 (1.35%) Gradle
10 15 (1.35%) Selenium
11 13 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (0.90%) JMeter
12 10 (0.90%) SpecFlow
12 10 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (0.72%) Gatling
14 7 (0.63%) NUnit
14 7 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 6 (0.54%) ReSharper
General
1 281 (25.32%) Finance
2 101 (9.10%) Banking
3 70 (6.31%) Marketing
4 42 (3.78%) Investment Banking
5 37 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 36 (3.24%) Front Office
7 28 (2.52%) Retail
8 22 (1.98%) Financial Institution
9 21 (1.89%) Advertising
10 19 (1.71%) Manufacturing
11 18 (1.62%) Law
12 16 (1.44%) Electronics
13 15 (1.35%) Military
14 10 (0.90%) Back Office
15 7 (0.63%) Local Government
16 6 (0.54%) Billing
16 6 (0.54%) Games
17 4 (0.36%) Legal
17 4 (0.36%) Publishing
18 3 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 467 (42.07%) Developer
2 195 (17.57%) Java Developer
3 169 (15.23%) Architect
4 123 (11.08%) Analyst
5 113 (10.18%) DBA
6 110 (9.91%) Senior Developer
7 73 (6.58%) Data Architect
8 63 (5.68%) Support Analyst
9 61 (5.50%) Applications Support
9 61 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
10 57 (5.14%) Software Developer
11 56 (5.05%) Applications Support Analyst
12 54 (4.86%) Administrator
12 54 (4.86%) Senior Java Developer
12 54 (4.86%) Software Engineer
12 54 (4.86%) SQL DBA
13 51 (4.59%) Oracle Developer
14 49 (4.41%) C# Developer
15 48 (4.32%) SQL Developer
16 47 (4.23%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (21.62%) .NET
2 220 (19.82%) Spring
3 167 (15.05%) HTML
4 128 (11.53%) CSS
4 128 (11.53%) Web Services
5 110 (9.91%) Hibernate
6 108 (9.73%) XML
7 101 (9.10%) AngularJS
8 100 (9.01%) J2EE
9 82 (7.39%) REST
10 80 (7.21%) Spring Boot
11 73 (6.58%) ASP.NET
12 71 (6.40%) jQuery
13 68 (6.13%) RESTful
14 64 (5.77%) Middleware
15 62 (5.59%) Spring MVC
16 61 (5.50%) JSON
17 58 (5.23%) JMS
18 54 (4.86%) Ajax
19 50 (4.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 113 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
3 71 (6.40%) Fintech
4 58 (5.23%) Data Structures
5 42 (3.78%) Algorithms
5 42 (3.78%) Clustering
6 38 (3.42%) Replication
7 28 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
7 28 (2.52%) Virtual Team
8 27 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
8 27 (2.43%) User Experience
9 26 (2.34%) Management Information System
10 24 (2.16%) Linux Command Line
11 23 (2.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 21 (1.89%) Data Centre
13 20 (1.80%) Market Risk
13 20 (1.80%) Private Cloud
14 18 (1.62%) Credit Risk
15 17 (1.53%) Mobile App
16 13 (1.17%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 231 (20.81%) Linux
2 157 (14.14%) Windows
3 141 (12.70%) Unix
4 52 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (3.06%) Windows Server
6 18 (1.62%) AIX
7 17 (1.53%) Android
7 17 (1.53%) Apple iOS
7 17 (1.53%) CentOS
7 17 (1.53%) DC/OS
7 17 (1.53%) Mesosphere
8 16 (1.44%) Solaris
8 16 (1.44%) Ubuntu
9 14 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.54%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.18%) Debian
13 2 (0.18%) VMS
14 1 (0.090%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (16.31%) OO
3 169 (15.23%) Software Engineering
4 165 (14.86%) ETL
5 149 (13.42%) Analytics
6 143 (12.88%) Scrum
7 140 (12.61%) Business Intelligence
8 128 (11.53%) Computer Science
9 120 (10.81%) MVC
10 119 (10.72%) DevOps
11 111 (10.00%) Mentoring
12 110 (9.91%) Problem-Solving
13 108 (9.73%) Data Modelling
14 100 (9.01%) Performance Tuning
15 97 (8.74%) OOP
16 96 (8.65%) Multithreading
17 92 (8.29%) Microservices
18 84 (7.57%) High Availability
19 81 (7.30%) Test Automation
20 75 (6.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 616 (55.50%) SQL
2 466 (41.98%) Java
3 211 (19.01%) JavaScript
4 198 (17.84%) Python
5 184 (16.58%) C#
6 129 (11.62%) PL/SQL
7 90 (8.11%) PowerShell
8 83 (7.48%) T-SQL
9 61 (5.50%) Shell Script
10 56 (5.05%) Perl
11 50 (4.50%) C++
12 43 (3.87%) Ruby
13 41 (3.69%) Bash Shell
14 35 (3.15%) Scala
15 32 (2.88%) C
16 29 (2.61%) Java 8
17 26 (2.34%) PHP
18 23 (2.07%) VB.NET
19 21 (1.89%) Go
20 17 (1.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 184 (16.58%) Degree
2 57 (5.14%) Security Cleared
3 56 (5.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 29 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (2.52%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
7 12 (1.08%) MCP
7 12 (1.08%) MCSA
7 12 (1.08%) MCSE
8 11 (0.99%) Master's Degree
9 6 (0.54%) MCDBA
10 5 (0.45%) MBA
10 5 (0.45%) PhD
11 3 (0.27%) CEH
11 3 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.27%) MCSD
12 2 (0.18%) MBCS
13 1 (0.090%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.32%) QA
2 42 (3.78%) Data Quality
3 29 (2.61%) GDPR
4 23 (2.07%) SLA
5 21 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.72%) IFRS
7 6 (0.54%) PMO
8 5 (0.45%) Basel III
9 2 (0.18%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.18%) PSD2
10 1 (0.090%) MiFID
System Software
1 125 (11.26%) Docker
2 55 (4.95%) Oracle RAC
3 47 (4.23%) Active Directory
4 28 (2.52%) HDFS
5 27 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (1.17%) Xen
7 6 (0.54%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.45%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.27%) Varnish
11 2 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.18%) vSphere
11 2 (0.18%) XenServer
12 1 (0.090%) Firmware
12 1 (0.090%) GridGain
12 1 (0.090%) Oracle Clusterware
12 1 (0.090%) PowerDNS
12 1 (0.090%) RHEV
12 1 (0.090%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 67 (6.04%) Puppet
2 55 (4.95%) Kubernetes
3 45 (4.05%) Ansible
4 35 (3.15%) Oracle RMAN
5 32 (2.88%) Data Guard
6 30 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
7 28 (2.52%) Terraform
8 16 (1.44%) Mesos
9 13 (1.17%) Control-M
10 9 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 7 (0.63%) Nagios
12 6 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
12 6 (0.54%) Prometheus
13 5 (0.45%) Grafana
13 5 (0.45%) Hadoop YARN
13 5 (0.45%) Oozie
14 4 (0.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
15 3 (0.27%) BMC PATROL
15 3 (0.27%) Icinga
16 2 (0.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 503 (45.32%) Oracle
2 210 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 80 (7.21%) SAP
4 53 (4.77%) Tableau
5 48 (4.32%) Google
6 43 (3.87%) Salesforce.com
7 41 (3.69%) IBM
8 37 (3.33%) Red Hat
9 34 (3.06%) Adobe
10 33 (2.97%) hybris
11 31 (2.79%) VMware
12 29 (2.61%) Talend
13 27 (2.43%) Teradata
14 24 (2.16%) Elastic Path
15 23 (2.07%) Informatica
16 21 (1.89%) Alteryx
16 21 (1.89%) Interwoven
17 18 (1.62%) AppDynamics
18 16 (1.44%) Atlassian
19 15 (1.35%) Splunk