Period
to 17 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 338 367 357
Rank change year-on-year +29 -10 +6
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 490 140 432
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.98% 0.60% 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.28% 2.11% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 294 117 324
10th Percentile £45,750 £45,750 £42,500
25th Percentile £56,563 £55,000 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% -9.38% +20.30%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £93,750
90th Percentile £107,500 £96,000 £122,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +9.09%

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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 14,950 6,635 14,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.91% 28.43% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9,039 5,691 12,144
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £69,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.72% +6.92% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £100,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in London

RDBMS
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing RDBMS in London.

Salary trend for RDBMS in London

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing RDBMS in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2022.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in London

RDBMS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the London region over the 6 months to 17 January 2022. 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
Central London -11 54 £71,250 -1.72% 12
West London -58 16 £46,500 -25.60% 1
South London -13 12 £50,000 -44.44%
East London - 1 £44,000 - 4
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 490 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 244 (49.80%) SQL
3 227 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
3 227 (46.33%) AWS
4 169 (34.49%) Java
5 165 (33.67%) Finance
6 163 (33.27%) SQL Server
7 152 (31.02%) Git (software)
8 147 (30.00%) Azure
9 144 (29.39%) NoSQL
10 137 (27.96%) Python
11 132 (26.94%) Social Skills
12 125 (25.51%) Docker
12 125 (25.51%) TDD
13 124 (25.31%) Software Engineering
14 123 (25.10%) Kafka
15 121 (24.69%) Microservices
15 121 (24.69%) Spring
15 121 (24.69%) JavaScript
15 121 (24.69%) PostgreSQL
16 116 (23.67%) Kubernetes
17 115 (23.47%) Oracle
18 114 (23.27%) GCP
18 114 (23.27%) DevOps
19 111 (22.65%) C#
20 110 (22.45%) React
21 104 (21.22%) Degree
21 104 (21.22%) Unit Testing
22 100 (20.41%) Full Stack Development
23 97 (19.80%) .NET

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 28 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (4.69%) Apache Spark
3 17 (3.47%) Apache
4 15 (3.06%) WebLogic
5 13 (2.65%) Apache Pig
6 10 (2.04%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.84%) Apache Airflow
7 9 (1.84%) nginx
7 9 (1.84%) SAS
8 8 (1.63%) CMS
8 8 (1.63%) JBoss
9 6 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (1.02%) Apache Solr
10 5 (1.02%) Luigi
11 4 (0.82%) Jupyter
11 4 (0.82%) WordPress
12 3 (0.61%) IIS
12 3 (0.61%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.41%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.82%) InVision
3 4 (0.82%) Sketch
3 4 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (2.65%) Temenos T24
2 6 (1.22%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.61%) IBM Planning Analytics
4 2 (0.41%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.20%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 227 (46.33%) AWS
2 147 (30.00%) Azure
3 114 (23.27%) GCP
4 32 (6.53%) GitHub
5 30 (6.12%) IaaS
6 29 (5.92%) Serverless
7 27 (5.51%) Amazon SQS
8 26 (5.31%) Power Platform
9 23 (4.69%) Snowflake
10 19 (3.88%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 16 (3.27%) Slack
12 15 (3.06%) Amazon S3
12 15 (3.06%) SaaS
13 13 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (2.45%) Matillion
15 11 (2.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 9 (1.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 9 (1.84%) PaaS
17 8 (1.63%) Amazon EMR
17 8 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.08%) Firewall
1 20 (4.08%) MQTT
2 15 (3.06%) DNS
3 13 (2.65%) SAN
4 10 (2.04%) SSL
5 7 (1.43%) HTTP
6 6 (1.22%) 5G
6 6 (1.22%) Broadband
6 6 (1.22%) SMTP
6 6 (1.22%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.22%) VPN
7 5 (1.02%) Network Security
8 2 (0.41%) Internet
8 2 (0.41%) LAN
8 2 (0.41%) SSH
8 2 (0.41%) WAN
9 1 (0.20%) DDNS
9 1 (0.20%) DHCP
9 1 (0.20%) FTP
9 1 (0.20%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 490 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 163 (33.27%) SQL Server
3 144 (29.39%) NoSQL
4 121 (24.69%) PostgreSQL
5 89 (18.16%) MySQL
6 71 (14.49%) Data Warehouse
7 67 (13.67%) Big Data
8 48 (9.80%) Oracle Database
9 43 (8.78%) Data Lake
10 36 (7.35%) Redis
11 31 (6.33%) MongoDB
12 28 (5.71%) DB2
13 23 (4.69%) Tableau
14 22 (4.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 22 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 21 (4.29%) Power BI
16 20 (4.08%) Apache Hive
16 20 (4.08%) Hadoop
17 19 (3.88%) Amazon Redshift
18 17 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 152 (31.02%) Git (software)
2 67 (13.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 65 (13.27%) Jenkins
3 65 (13.27%) NUnit
4 62 (12.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 57 (11.63%) Moq
6 55 (11.22%) Cypress.io
6 55 (11.22%) Postman
7 35 (7.14%) JUnit
8 29 (5.92%) Subversion
9 28 (5.71%) Selenium
10 25 (5.10%) Gradle
11 23 (4.69%) SoapUI
12 22 (4.49%) JMeter
13 20 (4.08%) Log4Net
13 20 (4.08%) Newman
13 20 (4.08%) TestCafe
14 18 (3.67%) Bitbucket Server
15 16 (3.27%) Eclipse
15 16 (3.27%) IntelliJ
General
1 165 (33.67%) Finance
2 132 (26.94%) Social Skills
3 54 (11.02%) Banking
4 52 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (4.49%) Investment Banking
6 16 (3.27%) Electronics
7 14 (2.86%) Law
7 14 (2.86%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.45%) Marketing
9 11 (2.24%) Advertising
9 11 (2.24%) Financial Institution
9 11 (2.24%) Organisational Skills
9 11 (2.24%) Public Sector
10 10 (2.04%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 9 (1.84%) Games
12 8 (1.63%) Manufacturing
12 8 (1.63%) Wholesale Banking
13 7 (1.43%) Legal
14 6 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 194 (39.59%) Developer
2 61 (12.45%) Java Developer
3 58 (11.84%) Full Stack Developer
4 49 (10.00%) Architect
4 49 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 34 (6.94%) Senior Software Engineer
6 31 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
7 29 (5.92%) Lead Developer
7 29 (5.92%) Software Developer
8 28 (5.71%) Technical Leader
9 27 (5.51%) DBA
10 26 (5.31%) React Developer
11 25 (5.10%) Analyst
12 23 (4.69%) Data Engineer
12 23 (4.69%) Senior Developer
13 20 (4.08%) Data Architect
14 18 (3.67%) Java Engineer
15 17 (3.47%) Lead Java Developer
15 17 (3.47%) Oracle DBA
16 15 (3.06%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (25.10%) Kafka
2 121 (24.69%) Spring
3 110 (22.45%) React
4 97 (19.80%) .NET
5 88 (17.96%) Spring Boot
6 86 (17.55%) Node.js
7 74 (15.10%) REST
8 59 (12.04%) Jest
9 58 (11.84%) RabbitMQ
9 58 (11.84%) Web Services
10 55 (11.22%) Enzyme
11 52 (10.61%) AngularJS
12 39 (7.96%) CSS
12 39 (7.96%) Middleware
13 36 (7.35%) Spring Cloud
13 36 (7.35%) XML
14 33 (6.73%) HTML
14 33 (6.73%) Sass
15 32 (6.53%) .NET Core
15 32 (6.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.73%) Algorithms
2 30 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
3 26 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (4.49%) User Experience
5 18 (3.67%) Data Structures
5 18 (3.67%) Derivative
5 18 (3.67%) Management Information System
6 15 (3.06%) Clustering
7 11 (2.24%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (2.24%) Reinsurance
8 9 (1.84%) Cloud Native
9 8 (1.63%) Fixed Income
9 8 (1.63%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (1.22%) Replication
11 6 (1.22%) Social Media
12 5 (1.02%) Analytical Mindset
12 5 (1.02%) Data Centre
12 5 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 74 (15.10%) Unix
1 74 (15.10%) Windows
2 62 (12.65%) Linux
3 25 (5.10%) Windows Server
4 21 (4.29%) Android
4 21 (4.29%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 11 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.61%) Solaris
8 1 (0.20%) CentOS
8 1 (0.20%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (25.51%) TDD
3 124 (25.31%) Software Engineering
4 121 (24.69%) Microservices
5 114 (23.27%) DevOps
6 104 (21.22%) Unit Testing
7 100 (20.41%) Full Stack Development
8 87 (17.76%) Data Science
9 86 (17.55%) Analytics
10 71 (14.49%) ETL
11 70 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
11 70 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 69 (14.08%) Computer Science
13 66 (13.47%) Mentoring
14 62 (12.65%) Scrum
15 60 (12.24%) Data Modelling
16 51 (10.41%) Problem-Solving
17 50 (10.20%) SDLC
18 49 (10.00%) Event-Driven
19 47 (9.59%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 244 (49.80%) SQL
2 169 (34.49%) Java
3 137 (27.96%) Python
4 121 (24.69%) JavaScript
5 111 (22.65%) C#
6 86 (17.55%) TypeScript
7 65 (13.27%) PowerShell
8 36 (7.35%) Kotlin
8 36 (7.35%) PL/SQL
9 30 (6.12%) Bash
10 27 (5.51%) Java 8
10 27 (5.51%) Shell Script
11 26 (5.31%) ES6
12 20 (4.08%) Scala
13 18 (3.67%) Groovy
13 18 (3.67%) R
14 13 (2.65%) Go
15 12 (2.45%) T-SQL
16 10 (2.04%) PHP
17 8 (1.63%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 104 (21.22%) Degree
2 43 (8.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.43%) AWS Certification
3 7 (1.43%) Master's Degree
4 6 (1.22%) MCSE
4 6 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (0.82%) CFA
5 4 (0.82%) MBA
5 4 (0.82%) OCPJP
5 4 (0.82%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.61%) CEH
6 3 (0.61%) CISA
6 3 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.61%) CISSP
6 3 (0.61%) GIAC
6 3 (0.61%) GISF
6 3 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.61%) MCITP
6 3 (0.61%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (14.08%) QA
2 26 (5.31%) Data Quality
3 14 (2.86%) EMIR
3 14 (2.86%) MiFID
4 8 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.22%) Accessibility
6 4 (0.82%) FATCA
6 4 (0.82%) NIST
6 4 (0.82%) SLA
7 3 (0.61%) GDPR
8 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.41%) SEPA
9 1 (0.20%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.20%) PSD2
9 1 (0.20%) TARGET2
System Software
1 125 (25.51%) Docker
2 4 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.20%) HDFS
3 1 (0.20%) NDS
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 116 (23.67%) Kubernetes
2 61 (12.45%) Grafana
2 61 (12.45%) Terraform
3 29 (5.92%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (4.69%) Ansible
5 22 (4.49%) Kibana
5 22 (4.49%) logstash
6 20 (4.08%) HAProxy
6 20 (4.08%) Opsgenie
6 20 (4.08%) Pingdom
6 20 (4.08%) ZABBIX
7 16 (3.27%) Data Guard
7 16 (3.27%) MIIS
7 16 (3.27%) Oracle RMAN
8 13 (2.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 11 (2.24%) Oozie
10 6 (1.22%) Puppet
11 4 (0.82%) Consul
12 3 (0.61%) HP Fortify
12 3 (0.61%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 115 (23.47%) Oracle
2 74 (15.10%) Google
3 54 (11.02%) Microsoft
4 23 (4.69%) Sybase
5 22 (4.49%) New Relic
6 20 (4.08%) Informatica
7 17 (3.47%) MuleSoft
8 16 (3.27%) Sun
9 15 (3.06%) Splunk
10 14 (2.86%) IBM
11 13 (2.65%) Temenos
12 12 (2.45%) Cognizant
12 12 (2.45%) Databricks
13 11 (2.24%) Cloudera
13 11 (2.24%) Hortonworks
13 11 (2.24%) Red Hat
13 11 (2.24%) StreamSets
14 8 (1.63%) SAP
15 7 (1.43%) Murex
15 7 (1.43%) Xamarin