Period
to 17 January 2018

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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 303 266 283
Rank change year-on-year -37 +17 -41
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 732 897 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.04% 1.26% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.47% 4.24% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 529 720 839
London median annual salary £65,000 £63,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.77% +5.42% +9.09%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +4.17%

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 21,098 21,147 25,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 30.06% 29.74% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17,180 18,480 22,044
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in London

RDBMS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for RDBMS in London

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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 2018. 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 +56 163 £65,000 +8.33% 33
West London -7 19 £55,000 -4.35% 15
East London +4 17 £61,250 -9.26% 1
South London -24 7 £105,000 +58.49% 2
North London +3 2 £42,500 +13.33% 2
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing RDBMS 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 London region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 732 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 380 (51.91%) Finance
3 377 (51.50%) SQL
4 363 (49.59%) Java
5 255 (34.84%) Agile Software Development
6 247 (33.74%) Linux
7 238 (32.51%) Oracle
8 222 (30.33%) SQL Server
9 190 (25.96%) Hadoop
10 185 (25.27%) Big Data
11 169 (23.09%) Python
12 164 (22.40%) Degree
13 155 (21.17%) NoSQL
14 145 (19.81%) Banking
15 132 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
16 129 (17.62%) OO
17 128 (17.49%) Software Engineering
18 124 (16.94%) Computer Science
19 123 (16.80%) JavaScript
20 115 (15.71%) C#
20 115 (15.71%) Unix
21 112 (15.30%) DevOps
22 110 (15.03%) Multithreading
23 105 (14.34%) Open Source
24 104 (14.21%) BDD
25 103 (14.07%) ETL
26 102 (13.93%) .NET
27 100 (13.66%) Git (software)
28 99 (13.52%) Apache Spark
28 99 (13.52%) Microsoft

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 99 (13.52%) Apache Spark
2 57 (7.79%) Apache
3 41 (5.60%) WebLogic
4 40 (5.46%) WebSphere
5 33 (4.51%) Confluence
6 28 (3.83%) SAS
7 27 (3.69%) Tomcat
8 24 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
9 21 (2.87%) Ethereum
9 21 (2.87%) Hyperledger
10 18 (2.46%) Apache Solr
11 17 (2.32%) JBoss
12 16 (2.19%) eris
13 14 (1.91%) Apache Airflow
13 14 (1.91%) OpenStack
14 9 (1.23%) MS Exchange
14 9 (1.23%) WildFly
15 8 (1.09%) IIS
15 8 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 6 (0.82%) Mule
Applications
1 16 (2.19%) SPSS
2 8 (1.09%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (2.19%) MultiChain
2 14 (1.91%) MetaTrader
3 7 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.55%) Eagle PACE
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.41%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.41%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.27%) FastStats
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.14%) Endur
8 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.14%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 92 (12.57%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (5.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (5.60%) Cloud Computing
4 34 (4.64%) SaaS
5 28 (3.83%) GitHub
6 17 (2.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (1.09%) Amazon ELB
7 8 (1.09%) Bluemix
7 8 (1.09%) IBM Cloud
7 8 (1.09%) Serverless
8 7 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (0.82%) Heroku
10 5 (0.68%) PaaS
11 3 (0.41%) Force.com
11 3 (0.41%) npm
12 2 (0.27%) IaaS
12 2 (0.27%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.46%) HTTP
2 17 (2.32%) DNS
3 14 (1.91%) DHCP
3 14 (1.91%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.37%) SSL
5 9 (1.23%) Internet
5 9 (1.23%) SSH
6 5 (0.68%) IPFS
6 5 (0.68%) LDAP
7 4 (0.55%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.41%) SAN
9 2 (0.27%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.27%) LAN
9 2 (0.27%) Network Security
9 2 (0.27%) WAN
10 1 (0.14%) AMQP
10 1 (0.14%) Firewall
10 1 (0.14%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 732 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 222 (30.33%) SQL Server
3 190 (25.96%) Hadoop
4 185 (25.27%) Big Data
5 155 (21.17%) NoSQL
6 86 (11.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 69 (9.43%) MySQL
8 63 (8.61%) Oracle Database
9 54 (7.38%) Apache Hive
10 46 (6.28%) PostgreSQL
11 44 (6.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 42 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
12 42 (5.74%) HBase
12 42 (5.74%) MongoDB
13 35 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 28 (3.83%) Redis
15 22 (3.01%) BusinessObjects
16 21 (2.87%) Blockchain
17 20 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 16 (2.19%) DB2
Development Applications
1 100 (13.66%) Git (software)
2 68 (9.29%) Maven
3 59 (8.06%) Jenkins
4 58 (7.92%) JIRA
5 34 (4.64%) Subversion
6 30 (4.10%) Visual Studio
7 26 (3.55%) Ant
8 24 (3.28%) JUnit
9 21 (2.87%) ClearCase
10 15 (2.05%) TeamCity
11 11 (1.50%) Gradle
11 11 (1.50%) gulp
11 11 (1.50%) Mockito
12 10 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (1.23%) EasyMock
13 9 (1.23%) Emacs
13 9 (1.23%) jMock
14 8 (1.09%) Hudson
14 8 (1.09%) Vagrant
15 7 (0.96%) Cucumber
General
1 380 (51.91%) Finance
2 145 (19.81%) Banking
3 83 (11.34%) Investment Banking
4 81 (11.07%) Front Office
5 67 (9.15%) Retail
6 64 (8.74%) Retail Banking
7 28 (3.83%) Back Office
8 24 (3.28%) Marketing
9 21 (2.87%) Publishing
10 13 (1.78%) Games
10 13 (1.78%) Telecoms
11 12 (1.64%) Law
11 12 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (1.50%) Advertising
13 10 (1.37%) Legal
14 8 (1.09%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.96%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.68%) Electronics
17 4 (0.55%) Billing
17 4 (0.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 310 (42.35%) Developer
2 118 (16.12%) Java Developer
3 91 (12.43%) Senior Developer
4 78 (10.66%) Software Engineer
5 72 (9.84%) SQL Developer
6 56 (7.65%) Architect
7 52 (7.10%) C# Developer
8 45 (6.15%) .NET Developer
8 45 (6.15%) Senior Java Developer
9 41 (5.60%) DBA
10 37 (5.05%) Analyst
11 36 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
11 36 (4.92%) Senior SQL Developer
12 35 (4.78%) C++ Developer
13 34 (4.64%) C# .NET Developer
14 33 (4.51%) Applications Support
15 32 (4.37%) Java Engineer
16 30 (4.10%) Data Engineer
16 30 (4.10%) Full Stack Developer
17 28 (3.83%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (13.93%) .NET
2 98 (13.39%) HTML
3 94 (12.84%) Spring
4 77 (10.52%) XML
5 72 (9.84%) CSS
6 70 (9.56%) AngularJS
7 69 (9.43%) HTML5
8 67 (9.15%) J2EE
9 66 (9.02%) Web Services
10 56 (7.65%) REST
11 48 (6.56%) Java EE
12 46 (6.28%) RESTful
13 44 (6.01%) CSS3
14 38 (5.19%) Hibernate
14 38 (5.19%) JSON
14 38 (5.19%) Spring Boot
15 34 (4.64%) Middleware
16 28 (3.83%) React
17 27 (3.69%) Kafka
17 27 (3.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 132 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 124 (16.94%) Computer Science
3 53 (7.24%) Fintech
4 49 (6.69%) Algorithms
5 35 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
5 35 (4.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 31 (4.23%) Data Structures
7 29 (3.96%) User Experience
8 27 (3.69%) Management Information System
9 24 (3.28%) Client/Server
10 20 (2.73%) Linux Command Line
11 18 (2.46%) Data Centre
11 18 (2.46%) Greenfield Project
12 17 (2.32%) Hedge funds
13 14 (1.91%) Virtual Team
14 11 (1.50%) Fixed Income
14 11 (1.50%) SWIFT
15 10 (1.37%) PKI
16 9 (1.23%) Life Science
16 9 (1.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 247 (33.74%) Linux
2 115 (15.71%) Unix
3 95 (12.98%) Windows
4 41 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (3.69%) Windows Server
6 26 (3.55%) Solaris
7 14 (1.91%) VMS
8 5 (0.68%) Fedora
9 4 (0.55%) Android
10 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.27%) CentOS
10 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (34.84%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (17.62%) OO
3 128 (17.49%) Software Engineering
4 112 (15.30%) DevOps
5 110 (15.03%) Multithreading
6 105 (14.34%) Open Source
7 104 (14.21%) BDD
8 103 (14.07%) ETL
9 98 (13.39%) Scrum
10 97 (13.25%) SDLC
10 97 (13.25%) TDD
11 86 (11.75%) Analytics
12 84 (11.48%) Asset Management
12 84 (11.48%) OOD
13 78 (10.66%) Low Latency
14 77 (10.52%) Continuous Integration
15 70 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
16 69 (9.43%) Microservices
16 69 (9.43%) Wealth Management
17 66 (9.02%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 377 (51.50%) SQL
2 363 (49.59%) Java
3 169 (23.09%) Python
4 123 (16.80%) JavaScript
5 115 (15.71%) C#
6 93 (12.70%) Shell Script
7 83 (11.34%) T-SQL
8 75 (10.25%) Scala
9 69 (9.43%) C++
10 46 (6.28%) Perl
11 43 (5.87%) PL/SQL
12 39 (5.33%) Go
13 30 (4.10%) C
13 30 (4.10%) PHP
14 24 (3.28%) Bash Shell
15 21 (2.87%) Solidity
15 21 (2.87%) VB
16 19 (2.60%) R
17 18 (2.46%) Ruby
18 17 (2.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 164 (22.40%) Degree
2 81 (11.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 54 (7.38%) Master's Degree
4 10 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (1.37%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.09%) MBA
6 6 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.82%) OCP
6 6 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (0.68%) MCITP
7 5 (0.68%) MCTS
7 5 (0.68%) PhD
8 4 (0.55%) RHCE
9 3 (0.41%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.27%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.27%) SAP Certification
10 2 (0.27%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.14%) ISEB
11 1 (0.14%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.42%) QA
2 35 (4.78%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.96%) GDPR
4 4 (0.55%) GAAP
4 4 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.55%) SEPA
4 4 (0.55%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.41%) SLA
6 2 (0.27%) PMO
7 1 (0.14%) GCP
System Software
1 81 (11.07%) Docker
2 25 (3.42%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.32%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.82%) Apache Flume
5 6 (0.82%) HDFS
6 3 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.14%) iptables
Systems Management
1 46 (6.28%) Puppet
2 45 (6.15%) Ansible
3 28 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (3.55%) Kubernetes
5 22 (3.01%) Mesos
6 14 (1.91%) Terraform
7 12 (1.64%) Oozie
8 11 (1.50%) Control-M
9 10 (1.37%) Data Guard
10 8 (1.09%) Marathon
11 7 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
12 5 (0.68%) ITRS Geneos
12 5 (0.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 5 (0.68%) Suricata
13 2 (0.27%) BladeLogic
13 2 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
13 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Satellite
14 1 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 1 (0.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 238 (32.51%) Oracle
2 99 (13.52%) Microsoft
3 31 (4.23%) Sybase
4 26 (3.55%) IBM
5 24 (3.28%) Google
6 22 (3.01%) Talend
7 21 (2.87%) Teradata
8 20 (2.73%) Cloudera
8 20 (2.73%) Red Hat
9 18 (2.46%) Tableau
10 17 (2.32%) SAP
11 16 (2.19%) Hortonworks
11 16 (2.19%) Informatica
11 16 (2.19%) Monax
11 16 (2.19%) Netezza
12 14 (1.91%) TIBCO
13 11 (1.50%) hybris
14 10 (1.37%) Splunk
15 9 (1.23%) AppDynamics
16 8 (1.09%) MuleSoft