Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for VLDB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VLDB over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Very Large Database (VLDB)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1133 1149 1261
Rank change year-on-year +16 +112 -90
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 17 48 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.010% 0.027% 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.033% 0.092% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 17 43 28
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £19,750 £48,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £61,875
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

VLDB 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 50861 52245 64966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.19% 29.59% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 42283 45101 55204
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%

VLDB
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for VLDB in England

VLDB
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VLDB in England

VLDB
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLDB in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VLDB in England

VLDB
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLDB within the England region over the 6 months to 20 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 -13 7 £70,000 +14.29% 1
South East +33 5 £60,000 +2.56%
North of England +1 5 £21,500 -60.91% 1
North West -5 5 £21,500 - 1
VLDB
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing VLDB 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 VLDB.

1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) Web Development
3 9 (52.94%) Python
4 8 (47.06%) Oracle
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
6 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
6 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
6 6 (35.29%) C#
6 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
6 6 (35.29%) RESTful
6 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
6 6 (35.29%) Banking
6 6 (35.29%) Retail
6 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 6 (35.29%) REST
6 6 (35.29%) MariaDB
6 6 (35.29%) Cross-Platform Development
7 5 (29.41%) High Availability
7 5 (29.41%) jQuery
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Satellite
7 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 5 (29.41%) Sybase
7 5 (29.41%) Unix
7 5 (29.41%) JavaScript

VLDB
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (35.29%) MariaDB
3 5 (29.41%) OLTP
4 4 (23.53%) MySQL
5 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
5 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Banking
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Automation Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Database Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Administrator
3 5 (29.41%) Automation Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Database Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (29.41%) Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Data Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) DBA
5 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Development DBA
6 1 (5.88%) MicroStrategy Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
1 6 (35.29%) REST
1 6 (35.29%) RESTful
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Web Development
2 6 (35.29%) Cross-Platform Development
2 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (29.41%) High Availability
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (17.65%) ETL
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) Data Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Open Source
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
3 6 (35.29%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) R
5 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) GlusterFS
1 2 (11.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) NetBackup
1 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (11.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 5 (29.41%) Sybase
2 5 (29.41%) Veritas
3 2 (11.76%) Brocade
3 2 (11.76%) EMC
3 2 (11.76%) ParAccel
3 2 (11.76%) StorageTek
3 2 (11.76%) Sun
3 2 (11.76%) Tableau
3 2 (11.76%) Talend
3 2 (11.76%) Vertica
4 1 (5.88%) Google
4 1 (5.88%) MicroStrategy