Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 49 53
Rank change year-on-year -48 +4 -6
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 64 114 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.91% 5.10% 5.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.96% 12.32% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 39 60 51
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -12.62%
10th Percentile £34,977 £34,175 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00% -11.11%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 919 925 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 41.72% 41.39% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 690 551 393
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -3.49% +7.50%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Glasgow

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for RDBMS in Glasgow

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 64 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 53 (82.81%) SQL
3 52 (81.25%) Java
4 42 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (53.13%) TDD
6 28 (43.75%) Spring
7 27 (42.19%) OO
8 25 (39.06%) Hibernate
9 24 (37.50%) Software Engineering
10 22 (34.38%) Scrum
10 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
10 22 (34.38%) SDLC
11 21 (32.81%) Oracle
12 18 (28.13%) Linux
12 18 (28.13%) Subversion
12 18 (28.13%) Greenfield Project
13 17 (26.56%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (26.56%) J2EE
14 16 (25.00%) XML
14 16 (25.00%) BDD
15 15 (23.44%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (23.44%) Sybase
16 14 (21.88%) Oracle Database
16 14 (21.88%) NoSQL
16 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
17 13 (20.31%) HTML
18 12 (18.75%) Unix
18 12 (18.75%) DB2
18 12 (18.75%) MongoDB
18 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 7 (10.94%) JBoss
2 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) GitHub
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) SNMP
2 2 (3.13%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (21.88%) NoSQL
2 14 (21.88%) Oracle Database
3 12 (18.75%) DB2
3 12 (18.75%) MongoDB
4 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
5 9 (14.06%) MySQL
6 8 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (9.38%) KDB
7 6 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (7.81%) Big Data
9 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (4.69%) Snowflake Schema
10 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (4.69%) Star Schema
11 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Subversion
2 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 8 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.50%) JUnit
3 8 (12.50%) Maven
4 6 (9.38%) JIRA
4 6 (9.38%) Selenium
5 5 (7.81%) IntelliJ
6 3 (4.69%) ClearCase
6 3 (4.69%) Hudson
6 3 (4.69%) MagicDraw
7 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Banking
2 4 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Law
4 2 (3.13%) Legal
4 2 (3.13%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.56%) Front Office
5 1 (1.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 41 (64.06%) Developer
2 26 (40.63%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Software Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Java Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Python Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Python Software Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (4.69%) ETL Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Software Development Team Leader
8 3 (4.69%) Software Team Leader
8 3 (4.69%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.75%) Spring
2 25 (39.06%) Hibernate
3 17 (26.56%) J2EE
4 16 (25.00%) XML
5 13 (20.31%) HTML
6 11 (17.19%) CSS
6 11 (17.19%) React
7 9 (14.06%) Ajax
8 7 (10.94%) AngularJS
8 7 (10.94%) HTML5
8 7 (10.94%) RESTful
9 6 (9.38%) EJB
9 6 (9.38%) JSP
9 6 (9.38%) Servlets
9 6 (9.38%) Web Services
10 5 (7.81%) CSS3
10 5 (7.81%) Redux
11 4 (6.25%) Java EE
11 4 (6.25%) JMS
11 4 (6.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (23.44%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (10.94%) Reference Data
5 5 (7.81%) Algorithms
6 4 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.13%) Clustering
8 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.56%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Linux
2 12 (18.75%) Unix
3 4 (6.25%) Windows
4 2 (3.13%) AIX
4 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.13%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (53.13%) TDD
3 27 (42.19%) OO
4 24 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 22 (34.38%) Scrum
5 22 (34.38%) SDLC
6 17 (26.56%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (25.00%) BDD
8 12 (18.75%) Prototyping
9 11 (17.19%) Analytics
10 10 (15.63%) Business Analysis
11 9 (14.06%) Data Modelling
12 8 (12.50%) OOD
13 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (10.94%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 7 (10.94%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (9.38%) Data Analysis
14 6 (9.38%) Issue Tracking
14 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
14 6 (9.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 53 (82.81%) SQL
2 52 (81.25%) Java
3 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 12 (18.75%) Java 8
5 10 (15.63%) C#
5 10 (15.63%) C++
6 9 (14.06%) Python
7 5 (7.81%) Clojure
7 5 (7.81%) Perl
8 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.13%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 3 (4.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Oracle
2 15 (23.44%) Sybase
3 7 (10.94%) IBM
4 3 (4.69%) Cognos
4 3 (4.69%) Twitter
5 2 (3.13%) Google
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.13%) OutlookSoft
5 2 (3.13%) Yahoo!
6 1 (1.56%) Solace
6 1 (1.56%) TIBCO