Period
to 18 July 2019

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 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > London
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 338 317 290
Rank change year-on-year -21 -27 -6
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 516 746 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.89% 1.05% 1.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.12% 3.32% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 413 504 593
London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £107,500 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +1.94%

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 16,527 22,490 21,769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 28.54% 31.63% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13,818 17,723 18,135
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +7.14%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 18 July 2019.

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 18 July 2019. 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 +9 117 £73,750 +18.00% 33
East London +44 15 £41,000 - 13
West London -8 11 £52,500 -6.67% 10
North London -11 9 £45,000 - 2
South London -5 5 £47,500 -24.00% 4
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, 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.

1 516 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 316 (61.24%) SQL
3 245 (47.48%) Java
4 211 (40.89%) SQL Server
5 207 (40.12%) Oracle
6 188 (36.43%) Agile Software Development
7 174 (33.72%) Finance
8 163 (31.59%) Amazon AWS
9 129 (25.00%) ETL
10 107 (20.74%) Software Engineering
11 105 (20.35%) Python
12 96 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 95 (18.41%) J2EE
13 95 (18.41%) Data Warehouse
14 94 (18.22%) Microsoft Azure
15 93 (18.02%) Linux
16 92 (17.83%) PostgreSQL
16 92 (17.83%) Analytics
17 91 (17.64%) MySQL
17 91 (17.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 86 (16.67%) Microservices
19 81 (15.70%) Docker
20 78 (15.12%) T-SQL
21 77 (14.92%) HTML
21 77 (14.92%) Microsoft
22 74 (14.34%) OO
22 74 (14.34%) Spring
23 70 (13.57%) Business Intelligence
24 67 (12.98%) Migration
24 67 (12.98%) DevOps

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 37 (7.17%) WebLogic
2 31 (6.01%) JBoss
3 30 (5.81%) WebSphere
4 27 (5.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 27 (5.23%) CMS
5 26 (5.04%) Apache Solr
6 24 (4.65%) Tomcat
7 17 (3.29%) Apache
8 13 (2.52%) Apache Spark
8 13 (2.52%) Confluence
9 12 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (0.78%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.58%) IIS
12 3 (0.58%) NetWeaver
12 3 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.58%) SAP Portal
13 2 (0.39%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.19%) ArchiCAD
3 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.19%) MicroStation
3 1 (0.19%) Revit
Business Applications
1 35 (6.78%) SAP Hybris
2 27 (5.23%) Magento
3 25 (4.84%) SDL Web 8
4 11 (2.13%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.58%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.19%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 163 (31.59%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (18.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (10.47%) Power Platform
4 41 (7.95%) Cloud Computing
5 30 (5.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 28 (5.43%) SaaS
7 25 (4.84%) OpenShift
8 16 (3.10%) Serverless
9 15 (2.91%) PaaS
10 10 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (1.94%) Amazon S3
10 10 (1.94%) GitHub
10 10 (1.94%) IaaS
11 8 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
12 7 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.78%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (0.78%) npm
15 3 (0.58%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 48 (9.30%) HTTP
2 36 (6.98%) Internet
3 26 (5.04%) TCP/IP
4 20 (3.88%) Firewall
5 7 (1.36%) NAS
5 7 (1.36%) SAN
6 6 (1.16%) DNS
7 3 (0.58%) DHCP
7 3 (0.58%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.58%) SSL
8 2 (0.39%) PBX
9 1 (0.19%) AMQP
9 1 (0.19%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.19%) Network Security
9 1 (0.19%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 516 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 211 (40.89%) SQL Server
3 96 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 95 (18.41%) Data Warehouse
5 92 (17.83%) PostgreSQL
6 91 (17.64%) MySQL
6 91 (17.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 57 (11.05%) NoSQL
8 56 (10.85%) Big Data
9 54 (10.47%) Power BI
10 40 (7.75%) MongoDB
11 39 (7.56%) Oracle Database
12 38 (7.36%) SQL Server 2012
13 36 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 28 (5.43%) Hadoop
15 25 (4.84%) Endeca
16 24 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
17 22 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
17 22 (4.26%) QlikView
18 18 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 48 (9.30%) Jenkins
2 39 (7.56%) Git (software)
3 29 (5.62%) Subversion
4 28 (5.43%) JIRA
5 18 (3.49%) JUnit
6 12 (2.33%) Maven
7 10 (1.94%) Bitbucket
7 10 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
7 10 (1.94%) TeamCity
8 9 (1.74%) Ant
9 8 (1.55%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (1.16%) IntelliJ
11 4 (0.78%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.78%) webpack
12 3 (0.58%) gulp
12 3 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.39%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.39%) JMeter
13 2 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
13 2 (0.39%) Selenium
General
1 174 (33.72%) Finance
2 61 (11.82%) Banking
3 56 (10.85%) Marketing
4 49 (9.50%) Front Office
5 39 (7.56%) Investment Banking
6 25 (4.84%) Legal
7 14 (2.71%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.74%) Retail
9 5 (0.97%) Advertising
10 4 (0.78%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.58%) Automotive
11 3 (0.58%) Games
11 3 (0.58%) Law
12 2 (0.39%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.39%) Publishing
13 1 (0.19%) Back Office
13 1 (0.19%) Billing
13 1 (0.19%) Electronics
13 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 200 (38.76%) Developer
2 100 (19.38%) Java Developer
3 78 (15.12%) Architect
4 67 (12.98%) Analyst
5 43 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 39 (7.56%) Lead Developer
7 38 (7.36%) Software Developer
8 37 (7.17%) Data Architect
8 37 (7.17%) Solutions Architect
9 34 (6.59%) Lead Java Developer
10 33 (6.40%) Hybris Architect
10 33 (6.40%) SQL Analyst
11 31 (6.01%) Consultant
11 31 (6.01%) Senior Developer
12 30 (5.81%) DBA
13 29 (5.62%) Java Software Developer
13 29 (5.62%) Software Engineer
14 26 (5.04%) J2EE Developer
15 25 (4.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 25 (4.84%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (18.41%) J2EE
2 77 (14.92%) HTML
3 74 (14.34%) Spring
4 54 (10.47%) .NET
5 48 (9.30%) XML
6 40 (7.75%) Middleware
7 39 (7.56%) AngularJS
7 39 (7.56%) Web Services
8 33 (6.40%) CSS
9 31 (6.01%) RESTful
10 29 (5.62%) J2SE
10 29 (5.62%) Java EE
11 26 (5.04%) jQuery
12 25 (4.84%) Hibernate
13 22 (4.26%) HTML5
14 19 (3.68%) JSON
15 18 (3.49%) RabbitMQ
15 18 (3.49%) REST
16 17 (3.29%) Spring Boot
17 16 (3.10%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.27%) Enterprise Software
2 34 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
3 31 (6.01%) Fixed Income
4 29 (5.62%) Derivative
5 28 (5.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 27 (5.23%) Clustering
6 27 (5.23%) Virtual Team
7 25 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (4.84%) Credit Risk
8 24 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
9 22 (4.26%) Replication
10 21 (4.07%) Equities
11 19 (3.68%) Private Cloud
12 16 (3.10%) Data Structures
13 13 (2.52%) Management Information System
14 11 (2.13%) Hedge funds
15 8 (1.55%) Algorithms
16 6 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
17 5 (0.97%) Cloud Native
17 5 (0.97%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 93 (18.02%) Linux
2 51 (9.88%) Windows
3 46 (8.91%) Unix
4 15 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (2.52%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.78%) Android
6 4 (0.78%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.78%) CentOS
6 4 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.58%) AIX
7 3 (0.58%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.39%) Solaris
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (36.43%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (25.00%) ETL
3 107 (20.74%) Software Engineering
4 92 (17.83%) Analytics
5 86 (16.67%) Microservices
6 74 (14.34%) OO
7 70 (13.57%) Business Intelligence
8 67 (12.98%) DevOps
8 67 (12.98%) Migration
9 66 (12.79%) Fintech
10 65 (12.60%) Scrum
11 59 (11.43%) Multithreading
12 53 (10.27%) OOP
13 49 (9.50%) Mentoring
14 48 (9.30%) Multithreaded Programming
15 47 (9.11%) OOD
15 47 (9.11%) Project Management
16 44 (8.53%) Data Modelling
17 39 (7.56%) Data Management
17 39 (7.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 316 (61.24%) SQL
2 245 (47.48%) Java
3 105 (20.35%) Python
4 78 (15.12%) T-SQL
5 56 (10.85%) JavaScript
6 51 (9.88%) C#
7 38 (7.36%) Bash Shell
8 36 (6.98%) C++
9 30 (5.81%) PowerShell
10 29 (5.62%) Perl
11 26 (5.04%) Scala
12 24 (4.65%) PL/SQL
13 21 (4.07%) PHP
14 18 (3.49%) Ruby
15 14 (2.71%) C
15 14 (2.71%) Clojure
15 14 (2.71%) Groovy
16 12 (2.33%) Java 8
17 10 (1.94%) XAML
18 9 (1.74%) Jython
Qualifications
1 54 (10.47%) Degree
2 29 (5.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (2.71%) Master's Degree
4 10 (1.94%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.55%) CEH
6 7 (1.36%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.58%) MCP
8 2 (0.39%) HNC
8 2 (0.39%) HND
8 2 (0.39%) MBA
9 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) PhD
9 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.19%) PMP
9 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.78%) Data Quality
2 19 (3.68%) GDPR
2 19 (3.68%) QA
3 14 (2.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (2.33%) Basel III
5 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) HL7
6 1 (0.19%) PSD2
System Software
1 81 (15.70%) Docker
2 28 (5.43%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (1.55%) HDFS
3 8 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.97%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.58%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.39%) Firmware
7 1 (0.19%) GridGain
7 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 40 (7.75%) Kubernetes
2 29 (5.62%) Ansible
3 28 (5.43%) Puppet
4 26 (5.04%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (1.94%) Terraform
6 8 (1.55%) Grafana
6 8 (1.55%) Prometheus
7 6 (1.16%) Data Guard
8 5 (0.97%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (0.78%) Control-M
9 4 (0.78%) Mesos
10 3 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.39%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 2 (0.39%) Istio
12 1 (0.19%) linkerd
12 1 (0.19%) Marathon
12 1 (0.19%) Oozie
12 1 (0.19%) OpenView
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 207 (40.12%) Oracle
2 77 (14.92%) Microsoft
3 62 (12.02%) SAP
4 48 (9.30%) Tableau
5 36 (6.98%) hybris
6 33 (6.40%) Salesforce.com
7 32 (6.20%) Adobe
8 26 (5.04%) IBM
9 25 (4.84%) Elastic Path
9 25 (4.84%) Google
9 25 (4.84%) Interwoven
10 18 (3.49%) Sybase
11 17 (3.29%) Talend
12 16 (3.10%) Solace
12 16 (3.10%) TIBCO
13 15 (2.91%) Teradata
14 14 (2.71%) Sun
15 11 (2.13%) MuleSoft
16 10 (1.94%) Informatica
16 10 (1.94%) Red Hat