Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > London
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 312 281 283
Rank change year-on-year -31 +2 -58
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 744 872 1,024
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.04% 1.19% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.31% 4.02% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 504 603 831
London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 22,501 21,712 25,080
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 31.58% 29.67% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17,752 18,049 21,857
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +7.14% +1.82%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,400
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -29 125 £62,500 - 26
West London +31 38 £56,250 +25.00% 11
North London +24 25 £45,000 -14.29% 3
South London -16 14 £62,500 +31.58% 3
East London -43 2 - - 6
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 London region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 744 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 375 (50.40%) Java
2 375 (50.40%) SQL
3 272 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
4 268 (36.02%) Oracle
5 255 (34.27%) SQL Server
6 251 (33.74%) Finance
7 244 (32.80%) Linux
8 192 (25.81%) Big Data
9 190 (25.54%) Python
10 184 (24.73%) Amazon AWS
11 170 (22.85%) NoSQL
12 169 (22.72%) JavaScript
13 160 (21.51%) Problem-Solving
14 154 (20.70%) Analytical Skills
15 153 (20.56%) Unix
16 151 (20.30%) HTML
17 145 (19.49%) ETL
18 141 (18.95%) Banking
19 139 (18.68%) .NET
20 126 (16.94%) Web Services
21 125 (16.80%) C#
22 121 (16.26%) AngularJS
23 119 (15.99%) OO
24 117 (15.73%) Microsoft
25 111 (14.92%) Degree
26 110 (14.78%) Spring
26 110 (14.78%) Windows
27 109 (14.65%) XML
27 109 (14.65%) Analytics

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 84 (11.29%) Apache Spark
2 68 (9.14%) Apache
3 60 (8.06%) WebLogic
4 59 (7.93%) WebSphere
5 58 (7.80%) JBoss
6 54 (7.26%) Tomcat
7 29 (3.90%) Confluence
8 28 (3.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 21 (2.82%) Apache Solr
9 21 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
9 21 (2.82%) IIS
10 12 (1.61%) GlassFish
11 11 (1.48%) CMS
11 11 (1.48%) Mule
12 10 (1.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 10 (1.34%) SAS
13 8 (1.08%) nginx
13 8 (1.08%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.67%) Jetty
14 5 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (1.48%) MS Visio
2 10 (1.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.08%) SPSS
4 3 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.13%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 10 (1.34%) SAP Hybris
1 10 (1.34%) SDL Web 8
2 7 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.81%) Maximo
4 5 (0.67%) CSG Singleview
4 5 (0.67%) MetaTrader
4 5 (0.67%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 4 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (0.27%) FastStats
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.13%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.13%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 184 (24.73%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (10.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (8.06%) SaaS
4 46 (6.18%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (2.28%) Serverless
6 13 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
7 10 (1.34%) Amazon EMR
7 10 (1.34%) Amazon S3
7 10 (1.34%) IBM Cloud
8 7 (0.94%) GitHub
8 7 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.67%) IaaS
9 5 (0.67%) OpenShift
10 4 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.54%) Azure Data Factory
10 4 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.27%) PaaS
12 2 (0.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 58 (7.80%) HTTP
2 39 (5.24%) TCP/IP
3 32 (4.30%) SAN
4 30 (4.03%) NAS
5 26 (3.49%) Firewall
6 24 (3.23%) Internet
7 13 (1.75%) AMQP
8 8 (1.08%) DNS
8 8 (1.08%) SSH
9 3 (0.40%) 3G
9 3 (0.40%) 4G
10 2 (0.27%) DHCP
10 2 (0.27%) FIX Connectivity
10 2 (0.27%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.13%) Multicast
11 1 (0.13%) SMS
11 1 (0.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 744 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 255 (34.27%) SQL Server
3 192 (25.81%) Big Data
4 170 (22.85%) NoSQL
5 99 (13.31%) MySQL
6 94 (12.63%) Hadoop
7 84 (11.29%) PostgreSQL
8 83 (11.16%) Data Warehouse
9 82 (11.02%) Oracle Database
10 64 (8.60%) MongoDB
11 51 (6.85%) DB2
12 46 (6.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 43 (5.78%) Oracle Database 11g
14 32 (4.30%) Apache Cassandra
15 30 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 26 (3.49%) Redis
17 25 (3.36%) Data Lake
18 24 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
19 23 (3.09%) Power BI
19 23 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 83 (11.16%) Git (software)
2 69 (9.27%) Maven
3 55 (7.39%) Subversion
4 46 (6.18%) Jenkins
5 40 (5.38%) JIRA
6 22 (2.96%) Gradle
7 20 (2.69%) Ant
7 20 (2.69%) TeamCity
8 19 (2.55%) gulp
9 17 (2.28%) Bundler
9 17 (2.28%) Vagrant
10 16 (2.15%) Cucumber
11 15 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (1.88%) Selenium
13 13 (1.75%) Eclipse
14 12 (1.61%) GitLab
14 12 (1.61%) JUnit
15 11 (1.48%) IntelliJ
15 11 (1.48%) Visual Studio
16 10 (1.34%) Oracle APEX
General
1 251 (33.74%) Finance
2 141 (18.95%) Banking
3 99 (13.31%) Investment Banking
4 93 (12.50%) Financial Institution
5 40 (5.38%) Retail
6 31 (4.17%) Marketing
7 28 (3.76%) Games
8 21 (2.82%) Advertising
9 17 (2.28%) Front Office
10 11 (1.48%) Law
11 10 (1.34%) Billing
11 10 (1.34%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.94%) Back Office
12 7 (0.94%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.94%) Military
12 7 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.81%) Electronics
14 5 (0.67%) Legal
15 3 (0.40%) French Language
16 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 265 (35.62%) Developer
2 89 (11.96%) Architect
2 89 (11.96%) Java Developer
3 78 (10.48%) Analyst
4 64 (8.60%) DBA
5 46 (6.18%) Senior Developer
6 45 (6.05%) C# Developer
7 39 (5.24%) Data Engineer
8 37 (4.97%) Administrator
8 37 (4.97%) Consultant
9 36 (4.84%) Software Developer
10 33 (4.44%) Applications Support
10 33 (4.44%) Python Engineer
10 33 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
11 30 (4.03%) Support Analyst
12 29 (3.90%) Oracle DBA
13 27 (3.63%) .NET Developer
13 27 (3.63%) SQL Developer
13 27 (3.63%) Support Engineer
14 26 (3.49%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (20.30%) HTML
2 139 (18.68%) .NET
3 126 (16.94%) Web Services
4 121 (16.26%) AngularJS
5 110 (14.78%) Spring
6 109 (14.65%) XML
7 84 (11.29%) RESTful
8 80 (10.75%) HTML5
9 72 (9.68%) CSS
10 68 (9.14%) REST
11 67 (9.01%) Hibernate
11 67 (9.01%) React
12 65 (8.74%) Kafka
13 57 (7.66%) JSON
14 55 (7.39%) J2EE
15 48 (6.45%) Middleware
15 48 (6.45%) Spring Boot
16 47 (6.32%) Java EE
17 45 (6.05%) SOAP
18 39 (5.24%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 154 (20.70%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (12.63%) Fintech
3 89 (11.96%) Computer Science
4 73 (9.81%) Cyberthreat
5 49 (6.59%) Algorithms
6 44 (5.91%) Self-Motivation
7 39 (5.24%) Enterprise Software
8 33 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
9 28 (3.76%) Data Structures
10 27 (3.63%) Management Information System
11 24 (3.23%) Derivative
12 22 (2.96%) Analytical Mindset
13 17 (2.28%) Virtual Team
14 14 (1.88%) Fat Client
14 14 (1.88%) Linux Command Line
14 14 (1.88%) Thin Client
15 13 (1.75%) Equities
15 13 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 11 (1.48%) CMDB
16 11 (1.48%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 244 (32.80%) Linux
2 153 (20.56%) Unix
3 110 (14.78%) Windows
4 60 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 36 (4.84%) Windows Server
6 18 (2.42%) Solaris
7 12 (1.61%) Android
8 10 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.67%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.67%) VMS
10 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.27%) CentOS
11 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.13%) Debian
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (21.51%) Problem-Solving
3 145 (19.49%) ETL
4 119 (15.99%) OO
5 109 (14.65%) Analytics
6 96 (12.90%) Low Latency
7 94 (12.63%) DevOps
7 94 (12.63%) Microservices
8 86 (11.56%) TDD
9 84 (11.29%) Investment Management
10 83 (11.16%) Scrum
11 80 (10.75%) SDLC
12 79 (10.62%) Risk Management
13 77 (10.35%) Strategic Thinking
14 74 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
15 73 (9.81%) Innovative Thinking
16 67 (9.01%) Multithreading
17 64 (8.60%) Data Modelling
18 63 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
18 63 (8.47%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 375 (50.40%) Java
1 375 (50.40%) SQL
2 190 (25.54%) Python
3 169 (22.72%) JavaScript
4 125 (16.80%) C#
5 101 (13.58%) Perl
6 63 (8.47%) C++
7 60 (8.06%) Shell Script
8 57 (7.66%) Bash Shell
9 54 (7.26%) Java 8
9 54 (7.26%) Scala
10 50 (6.72%) PowerShell
11 49 (6.59%) PL/SQL
12 45 (6.05%) T-SQL
13 30 (4.03%) Ruby
14 29 (3.90%) PHP
15 22 (2.96%) R
16 21 (2.82%) XAML
17 20 (2.69%) C
18 12 (1.61%) Go
Qualifications
1 111 (14.92%) Degree
2 41 (5.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (2.55%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.42%) Master's Degree
5 10 (1.34%) PhD
6 9 (1.21%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (0.94%) OCP
9 6 (0.81%) GSEC
9 6 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.54%) MBA
11 4 (0.54%) MCSA
11 4 (0.54%) MCSE
11 4 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.27%) ISEB
13 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.13%) RHCE
13 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (9.01%) QA
2 20 (2.69%) Data Quality
3 16 (2.15%) GDPR
4 4 (0.54%) HL7
5 3 (0.40%) GCP
5 3 (0.40%) SEPA
6 2 (0.27%) SLA
7 1 (0.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 90 (12.10%) Docker
2 53 (7.12%) Oracle RAC
3 25 (3.36%) Active Directory
4 14 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.67%) Apache Flume
6 5 (0.67%) Firmware
7 4 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.40%) KVM
9 2 (0.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 54 (7.26%) Puppet
2 46 (6.18%) Kubernetes
3 42 (5.65%) Ansible
4 34 (4.57%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (2.69%) Data Guard
6 17 (2.28%) ITRS Geneos
7 15 (2.02%) Terraform
8 13 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 10 (1.34%) Mesos
9 10 (1.34%) Salt
10 9 (1.21%) Nagios
10 9 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
11 8 (1.08%) Control-M
11 8 (1.08%) Oracle ZFS
12 6 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
13 5 (0.67%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.67%) Unicenter
14 4 (0.54%) Foglight
14 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
14 4 (0.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 268 (36.02%) Oracle
2 117 (15.73%) Microsoft
3 85 (11.42%) Sybase
4 54 (7.26%) Red Hat
5 36 (4.84%) SAP
6 30 (4.03%) Splunk
7 27 (3.63%) Tableau
8 22 (2.96%) IBM
9 21 (2.82%) Talend
10 20 (2.69%) AppDynamics
11 16 (2.15%) Google
12 15 (2.02%) VMware
13 13 (1.75%) Adobe
13 13 (1.75%) BMC
13 13 (1.75%) hybris
13 13 (1.75%) Informatica
13 13 (1.75%) Teradata
14 10 (1.34%) Interwoven
14 10 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (1.34%) Solace