Period
to

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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > London
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 407 325 311
Rank change year-on-year -82 -14 +56
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 700 414 312
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.92% 1.00% 0.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.88% 3.19% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 246 263 229
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £53,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £78,750 £80,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +9.09%
75th Percentile £97,500 £102,500 £105,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £132,500 £117,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +13.64%

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 24,335 12,968 9,172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 31.83% 31.26% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 9,277 8,175 7,477
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £102,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% 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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Jobs
Central London 0 81 £77,500 +16.10% 13
South London -44 8 £47,500 -5.00%
West London -64 5 £48,250 -25.77% 2
East London - 2 £85,000 - 7
North London - 2 - -
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 700 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 404 (57.71%) Agile
3 372 (53.14%) AWS
4 295 (42.14%) Java
5 286 (40.86%) SQL
6 259 (37.00%) Python
7 246 (35.14%) PostgreSQL
8 242 (34.57%) Finance
9 231 (33.00%) NoSQL
10 228 (32.57%) Git (software)
11 207 (29.57%) Kubernetes
12 202 (28.86%) CI/CD
13 194 (27.71%) SQL Server
14 191 (27.29%) Software Engineering
15 190 (27.14%) Terraform
16 185 (26.43%) Microservices
16 185 (26.43%) Azure
17 178 (25.43%) Computer Science
18 168 (24.00%) Spring
19 167 (23.86%) DevOps
20 162 (23.14%) Scrum
21 155 (22.14%) REST
22 154 (22.00%) Data Science
23 152 (21.71%) TDD
24 144 (20.57%) React
25 143 (20.43%) Kafka
26 141 (20.14%) Spring Boot
26 141 (20.14%) Open Source
26 141 (20.14%) MySQL
27 140 (20.00%) Degree

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 56 (8.00%) Apache Spark
2 37 (5.29%) Apache
3 36 (5.14%) Apache Airflow
4 14 (2.00%) CMS
4 14 (2.00%) JBoss
5 13 (1.86%) ColdFusion
5 13 (1.86%) Sitecore CMS
6 11 (1.57%) IIS
6 11 (1.57%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.43%) Apache Pig
8 9 (1.29%) Drupal
8 9 (1.29%) nginx
8 9 (1.29%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.86%) Confluence
10 2 (0.29%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.29%) SAS
10 2 (0.29%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.14%) iPlanet
Applications
1 8 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (3.14%) Temenos T24
2 6 (0.86%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (0.86%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 4 (0.57%) Acoustic Campaign
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.14%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 372 (53.14%) AWS
2 185 (26.43%) Azure
3 135 (19.29%) GCP
4 72 (10.29%) Serverless
5 64 (9.14%) GitHub
6 59 (8.43%) Azure DevOps
7 52 (7.43%) Amazon EC2
8 46 (6.57%) Amazon S3
9 44 (6.29%) Amazon EMR
10 34 (4.86%) Amazon SQS
11 32 (4.57%) SaaS
12 30 (4.29%) Power Platform
13 29 (4.14%) Datadog
13 29 (4.14%) Slack
14 28 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
15 26 (3.71%) AWS CloudFormation
16 24 (3.43%) PaaS
16 24 (3.43%) Snowflake
17 23 (3.29%) dbt
18 22 (3.14%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.00%) MQTT
2 13 (1.86%) SAN
3 11 (1.57%) Firewall
4 9 (1.29%) DNS
4 9 (1.29%) SSL
5 8 (1.14%) HTTP
6 5 (0.71%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (0.71%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.14%) 5G
8 1 (0.14%) AMQP
8 1 (0.14%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.14%) FTP
8 1 (0.14%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.14%) NAS
8 1 (0.14%) Network Security
8 1 (0.14%) SD-WAN
8 1 (0.14%) SMS
8 1 (0.14%) SSH
8 1 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 700 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 246 (35.14%) PostgreSQL
3 231 (33.00%) NoSQL
4 194 (27.71%) SQL Server
5 141 (20.14%) MySQL
6 111 (15.86%) Big Data
6 111 (15.86%) Data Warehouse
7 77 (11.00%) Redis
8 63 (9.00%) Data Lake
9 55 (7.86%) DynamoDB
10 48 (6.86%) Elasticsearch
11 44 (6.29%) DB2
12 37 (5.29%) Tableau
13 36 (5.14%) Amazon Athena
14 33 (4.71%) MongoDB
15 28 (4.00%) Couchbase
15 28 (4.00%) Electronic Patient Records
15 28 (4.00%) Power BI
16 27 (3.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 25 (3.57%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 228 (32.57%) Git (software)
2 71 (10.14%) Gradle
3 62 (8.86%) JUnit
4 54 (7.71%) NUnit
5 53 (7.57%) Jenkins
6 43 (6.14%) Subversion
7 42 (6.00%) Liquibase
8 40 (5.71%) Octopus Deploy
9 36 (5.14%) Selenium
10 31 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 30 (4.29%) Cypress.io
11 30 (4.29%) Moq
12 28 (4.00%) JMeter
12 28 (4.00%) Log4Net
12 28 (4.00%) Newman
12 28 (4.00%) Postman
12 28 (4.00%) SoapUI
12 28 (4.00%) TestCafe
12 28 (4.00%) webpack
13 23 (3.29%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 242 (34.57%) Finance
2 139 (19.86%) Social Skills
3 135 (19.29%) Banking
4 125 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (7.29%) Games
6 34 (4.86%) Public Sector
7 32 (4.57%) Financial Institution
8 26 (3.71%) Investment Banking
9 24 (3.43%) Marketing
10 20 (2.86%) Organisational Skills
11 19 (2.71%) Retail
12 16 (2.29%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 16 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (2.14%) Esports
13 15 (2.14%) Online Betting
14 11 (1.57%) Front Office
15 10 (1.43%) Law
16 9 (1.29%) Legal
17 8 (1.14%) Advertising
17 8 (1.14%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 248 (35.43%) Developer
2 93 (13.29%) Software Engineer
3 92 (13.14%) Data Engineer
4 82 (11.71%) Full Stack Developer
5 76 (10.86%) Java Developer
6 65 (9.29%) Lead Developer
7 64 (9.14%) Java Engineer
8 49 (7.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 44 (6.29%) Senior Java Engineer
10 37 (5.29%) Architect
11 36 (5.14%) Software Developer
12 32 (4.57%) DBA
13 26 (3.71%) C# Developer
14 24 (3.43%) Lead Java Developer
15 22 (3.14%) DevOps Engineer
16 21 (3.00%) Senior Developer
17 20 (2.86%) Analytics Developer
17 20 (2.86%) Data Architect
18 19 (2.71%) Analyst
19 17 (2.43%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (24.00%) Spring
2 155 (22.14%) REST
3 144 (20.57%) React
4 143 (20.43%) Kafka
5 141 (20.14%) Spring Boot
6 132 (18.86%) .NET
7 110 (15.71%) RabbitMQ
8 86 (12.29%) Hibernate
9 85 (12.14%) Node.js
10 84 (12.00%) .NET Core
11 83 (11.86%) RESTful
12 75 (10.71%) Web Services
13 64 (9.14%) AngularJS
14 54 (7.71%) ASP.NET Web API
15 50 (7.14%) CSS
15 50 (7.14%) Sass
16 47 (6.71%) Redux
17 44 (6.29%) J2EE
17 44 (6.29%) Spring MVC
18 43 (6.14%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 52 (7.43%) Greenfield Project
2 47 (6.71%) User Experience
3 37 (5.29%) Enterprise Software
4 36 (5.14%) Algorithms
5 32 (4.57%) Derivative
6 29 (4.14%) Management Information System
7 28 (4.00%) Cloud Native
7 28 (4.00%) Legacy Systems
7 28 (4.00%) Sports Betting
8 23 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
9 20 (2.86%) Blog
10 19 (2.71%) Social Network
11 15 (2.14%) Data Structures
11 15 (2.14%) Online Games
12 13 (1.86%) Public Cloud
13 12 (1.71%) Clustering
14 11 (1.57%) Data Centre
15 10 (1.43%) Mobile App
15 10 (1.43%) Virtual Team
16 9 (1.29%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 125 (17.86%) Windows
2 95 (13.57%) Linux
3 60 (8.57%) Unix
4 41 (5.86%) Windows Server
5 37 (5.29%) Android
5 37 (5.29%) Apple iOS
6 26 (3.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 5 (0.71%) CentOS
9 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.14%) AIX
10 1 (0.14%) Alpine Linux
10 1 (0.14%) Solaris
10 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (57.71%) Agile
2 202 (28.86%) CI/CD
3 191 (27.29%) Software Engineering
4 185 (26.43%) Microservices
5 178 (25.43%) Computer Science
6 167 (23.86%) DevOps
7 162 (23.14%) Scrum
8 154 (22.00%) Data Science
9 152 (21.71%) TDD
10 141 (20.14%) Open Source
11 135 (19.29%) Unit Testing
12 129 (18.43%) Full Stack Development
13 115 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
13 115 (16.43%) ETL
14 114 (16.29%) Problem-Solving
15 108 (15.43%) Machine Learning
16 98 (14.00%) SDLC
17 97 (13.86%) Mentoring
18 94 (13.43%) Data Engineering
19 91 (13.00%) Event-Driven
Programming Languages
1 295 (42.14%) Java
2 286 (40.86%) SQL
3 259 (37.00%) Python
4 131 (18.71%) C#
5 114 (16.29%) Scala
6 104 (14.86%) TypeScript
7 95 (13.57%) PowerShell
8 67 (9.57%) Shell Script
9 66 (9.43%) Bash
10 64 (9.14%) JavaScript
11 61 (8.71%) Kotlin
12 28 (4.00%) Haskell
12 28 (4.00%) Rust
13 27 (3.86%) PL/SQL
13 27 (3.86%) Ruby
14 24 (3.43%) Go
15 19 (2.71%) T-SQL
16 14 (2.00%) ES6
17 13 (1.86%) Clojure
18 12 (1.71%) R
Qualifications
1 140 (20.00%) Degree
2 98 (14.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.71%) MCSE
5 4 (0.57%) CFA
5 4 (0.57%) MBA
5 4 (0.57%) PhD
6 3 (0.43%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.43%) Tableau Certification
7 2 (0.29%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.29%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.14%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (14.57%) QA
2 22 (3.14%) EMIR
2 22 (3.14%) FATCA
2 22 (3.14%) MiFID
3 16 (2.29%) Data Quality
4 13 (1.86%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.71%) SLA
6 2 (0.29%) ISO 15022
6 2 (0.29%) ISO 20022
6 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 115 (16.43%) Docker
2 17 (2.43%) zsh
3 4 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.43%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 207 (29.57%) Kubernetes
2 190 (27.14%) Terraform
3 47 (6.71%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (5.14%) Ansible
5 31 (4.43%) Grafana
6 29 (4.14%) Kibana
7 28 (4.00%) HAProxy
7 28 (4.00%) logstash
7 28 (4.00%) MIIS
7 28 (4.00%) Opsgenie
7 28 (4.00%) Pingdom
7 28 (4.00%) ZABBIX
8 18 (2.57%) Puppet
9 10 (1.43%) Data Guard
9 10 (1.43%) Istio
10 8 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (0.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (0.43%) Oozie
13 2 (0.29%) Nagios
13 2 (0.29%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 95 (13.57%) Oracle
2 73 (10.43%) Google
3 47 (6.71%) Databricks
4 38 (5.43%) Microsoft
5 35 (5.00%) Sybase
6 29 (4.14%) New Relic
7 26 (3.71%) Red Hat
8 22 (3.14%) Temenos
9 21 (3.00%) IBM
10 14 (2.00%) Sitecore
10 14 (2.00%) Sun
10 14 (2.00%) Teradata
11 9 (1.29%) VMware
12 7 (1.00%) Delphix
13 6 (0.86%) Adobe
13 6 (0.86%) AppDynamics
13 6 (0.86%) Cisco
13 6 (0.86%) Informatica
13 6 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.86%) Sparx