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

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > London
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 362 343 275
Rank change year-on-year -19 -68 -10
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 509 653 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.83% 0.94% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.82% 3.10% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 384 480 682
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £45,000 £39,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 18,069 21,087 20,716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.43% 30.47% 30.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15,023 17,438 18,039
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +2.56% +6.36%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £87,500
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 March 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 March 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 -4 117 £75,000 +15.38% 25
South London +24 21 £75,000 -
East London +31 14 £52,500 -30.00% 9
West London -2 12 £52,500 +16.02% 7
North London +20 7 £45,000 - 3
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 March 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.

1 509 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 274 (53.83%) SQL
3 248 (48.72%) Finance
4 235 (46.17%) Java
5 226 (44.40%) Oracle
6 182 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
7 171 (33.60%) SQL Server
8 147 (28.88%) Amazon AWS
9 118 (23.18%) Microsoft
10 109 (21.41%) NoSQL
11 103 (20.24%) Software Engineering
12 98 (19.25%) ETL
12 98 (19.25%) .NET
12 98 (19.25%) Banking
13 97 (19.06%) Python
14 93 (18.27%) HTML
14 93 (18.27%) Multithreading
15 92 (18.07%) OO
16 91 (17.88%) Spring
16 91 (17.88%) Analytics
17 87 (17.09%) Linux
18 84 (16.50%) PostgreSQL
18 84 (16.50%) Microsoft Azure
19 83 (16.31%) Big Data
20 81 (15.91%) JavaScript
21 79 (15.52%) Data Warehouse
21 79 (15.52%) Degree
22 75 (14.73%) Business Intelligence
23 74 (14.54%) PL/SQL
23 74 (14.54%) MySQL

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 41 (8.06%) WebSphere
2 37 (7.27%) Apache Spark
3 34 (6.68%) JBoss
4 31 (6.09%) Apache Solr
5 22 (4.32%) CMS
5 22 (4.32%) WebLogic
6 21 (4.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 16 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (2.75%) Apache Pig
9 13 (2.55%) Apache
9 13 (2.55%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.77%) Confluence
11 8 (1.57%) IIS
12 6 (1.18%) GlassFish
12 6 (1.18%) Jetty
13 5 (0.98%) Mule
13 5 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 5 (0.98%) SAS
14 4 (0.79%) Oracle Application Server
14 4 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 44 (8.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (5.89%) SAP Hybris
2 20 (3.93%) Magento
2 20 (3.93%) SDL Web 8
3 10 (1.96%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.98%) MetaTrader
5 2 (0.39%) Remedy AR System
5 2 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.20%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 147 (28.88%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (16.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (6.09%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (4.52%) SaaS
5 17 (3.34%) PaaS
6 15 (2.95%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (2.75%) IaaS
8 13 (2.55%) Serverless
9 11 (2.16%) Amazon S3
10 10 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (1.18%) GitHub
11 6 (1.18%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (0.98%) npm
13 3 (0.59%) NuGet
14 2 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.39%) AWS CodePipeline
15 1 (0.20%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.25%) HTTP
2 32 (6.29%) Internet
3 12 (2.36%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.98%) DHCP
4 5 (0.98%) DNS
4 5 (0.98%) Firewall
4 5 (0.98%) NAS
4 5 (0.98%) SAN
5 4 (0.79%) AMQP
6 2 (0.39%) SMPP
6 2 (0.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 509 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 171 (33.60%) SQL Server
3 109 (21.41%) NoSQL
4 84 (16.50%) PostgreSQL
5 83 (16.31%) Big Data
6 79 (15.52%) Data Warehouse
7 74 (14.54%) MySQL
8 60 (11.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 59 (11.59%) Oracle Database
10 58 (11.39%) Hadoop
11 55 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 54 (10.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 39 (7.66%) MongoDB
13 39 (7.66%) Oracle Database 11g
14 29 (5.70%) Power BI
15 25 (4.91%) MS Access
16 23 (4.52%) Apache Cassandra
17 21 (4.13%) SQL Server 2016
18 20 (3.93%) Data Lake
18 20 (3.93%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 69 (13.56%) Git (software)
2 54 (10.61%) Subversion
3 33 (6.48%) Jenkins
4 22 (4.32%) JIRA
5 19 (3.73%) Maven
6 15 (2.95%) Oracle Forms
7 12 (2.36%) SpecFlow
8 11 (2.16%) NUnit
9 9 (1.77%) JUnit
10 6 (1.18%) IntelliJ
10 6 (1.18%) Selenium
10 6 (1.18%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.98%) Ant
12 4 (0.79%) Bitbucket
12 4 (0.79%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.79%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.59%) ClearCase
13 3 (0.59%) ERwin
13 3 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.59%) webpack
General
1 248 (48.72%) Finance
2 98 (19.25%) Banking
3 62 (12.18%) Marketing
4 29 (5.70%) Front Office
5 28 (5.50%) Investment Banking
6 24 (4.72%) Financial Institution
7 18 (3.54%) Military
7 18 (3.54%) Retail
8 14 (2.75%) Law
9 13 (2.55%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.77%) Advertising
11 8 (1.57%) Electronics
11 8 (1.57%) Manufacturing
12 6 (1.18%) Games
13 4 (0.79%) Interactive Media
14 3 (0.59%) Back Office
15 2 (0.39%) Legal
16 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 206 (40.47%) Developer
2 101 (19.84%) Architect
3 74 (14.54%) Java Developer
4 54 (10.61%) Analyst
4 54 (10.61%) Senior Developer
5 49 (9.63%) Data Architect
6 41 (8.06%) Support Analyst
7 39 (7.66%) Oracle Developer
8 38 (7.47%) Applications Support
9 37 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
10 36 (7.07%) Applications Support Analyst
11 34 (6.68%) SQL Developer
12 33 (6.48%) Software Engineer
13 30 (5.89%) Hybris Architect
13 30 (5.89%) Lead Developer
14 26 (5.11%) DBA
15 23 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 22 (4.32%) Data Engineer
16 22 (4.32%) SQL BI Developer
17 21 (4.13%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (19.25%) .NET
2 93 (18.27%) HTML
3 91 (17.88%) Spring
4 73 (14.34%) XML
5 59 (11.59%) J2EE
6 48 (9.43%) AngularJS
7 46 (9.04%) Hibernate
8 45 (8.84%) JSON
8 45 (8.84%) Web Services
9 44 (8.64%) CSS
10 40 (7.86%) Kafka
11 35 (6.88%) jQuery
11 35 (6.88%) RESTful
12 30 (5.89%) Ajax
12 30 (5.89%) Middleware
13 29 (5.70%) DHTML
14 28 (5.50%) JSP
15 27 (5.30%) JMS
15 27 (5.30%) Servlets
16 26 (5.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.56%) Fintech
2 67 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (12.38%) Enterprise Software
4 42 (8.25%) Data Structures
5 28 (5.50%) Algorithms
5 28 (5.50%) Virtual Team
6 19 (3.73%) Management Information System
6 19 (3.73%) Market Risk
7 18 (3.54%) Greenfield Project
8 17 (3.34%) Analytical Mindset
9 16 (3.14%) Credit Risk
9 16 (3.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
11 13 (2.55%) SWIFT
12 8 (1.57%) Cloud Native
13 7 (1.38%) Clustering
13 7 (1.38%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (1.38%) User Experience
14 6 (1.18%) Replication
15 5 (0.98%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 87 (17.09%) Linux
2 56 (11.00%) Windows
3 53 (10.41%) Unix
4 31 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (4.13%) Windows Server
6 13 (2.55%) Solaris
7 6 (1.18%) CentOS
7 6 (1.18%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.39%) AIX
9 2 (0.39%) Android
9 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.39%) VMS
10 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (20.24%) Software Engineering
3 98 (19.25%) ETL
4 93 (18.27%) Multithreading
5 92 (18.07%) OO
6 91 (17.88%) Analytics
7 75 (14.73%) Business Intelligence
8 70 (13.75%) Computer Science
9 68 (13.36%) Problem-Solving
10 60 (11.79%) Microservices
11 58 (11.39%) Mentoring
11 58 (11.39%) OOP
12 55 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
13 54 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
14 51 (10.02%) Data Modelling
15 49 (9.63%) Project Management
16 48 (9.43%) DevOps
16 48 (9.43%) ITIL
16 48 (9.43%) OOD
17 46 (9.04%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 274 (53.83%) SQL
2 235 (46.17%) Java
3 97 (19.06%) Python
4 81 (15.91%) JavaScript
5 74 (14.54%) PL/SQL
6 67 (13.16%) C#
7 34 (6.68%) PowerShell
8 32 (6.29%) T-SQL
9 28 (5.50%) C++
10 26 (5.11%) Java 8
11 23 (4.52%) Go
12 21 (4.13%) Shell Script
13 19 (3.73%) Scala
14 18 (3.54%) VBA
15 14 (2.75%) C
16 11 (2.16%) PHP
17 9 (1.77%) Kotlin
17 9 (1.77%) Perl
18 8 (1.57%) Clojure
18 8 (1.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 79 (15.52%) Degree
2 40 (7.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.18%) MCP
4 6 (1.18%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (0.98%) MBA
6 4 (0.79%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.79%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.39%) PhD
8 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.91%) Data Quality
2 18 (3.54%) QA
3 9 (1.77%) IFRS
4 8 (1.57%) GDPR
5 6 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.59%) IFRS 9
6 3 (0.59%) SLA
7 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.20%) MiFID
8 1 (0.20%) PSD2
System Software
1 62 (12.18%) Docker
2 14 (2.75%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (2.55%) HDFS
4 12 (2.36%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.59%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.20%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 23 (4.52%) Kubernetes
2 19 (3.73%) Mesos
3 14 (2.75%) Terraform
4 13 (2.55%) Control-M
4 13 (2.55%) Data Guard
4 13 (2.55%) Puppet
5 12 (2.36%) Ansible
6 9 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (1.18%) BMC PATROL
8 6 (1.18%) Grafana
8 6 (1.18%) Nagios
8 6 (1.18%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.79%) Oozie
9 4 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.79%) Salt
10 3 (0.59%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 3 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.20%) logstash
11 1 (0.20%) Marathon
Vendors
1 226 (44.40%) Oracle
2 118 (23.18%) Microsoft
3 49 (9.63%) SAP
4 37 (7.27%) hybris
5 29 (5.70%) Adobe
6 27 (5.30%) Google
7 26 (5.11%) Salesforce.com
8 20 (3.93%) Elastic Path
8 20 (3.93%) Interwoven
9 19 (3.73%) Tableau
9 19 (3.73%) Talend
10 14 (2.75%) AppDynamics
10 14 (2.75%) IBM
10 14 (2.75%) Informatica
11 13 (2.55%) Bloomberg
11 13 (2.55%) Reuters
12 11 (2.16%) Red Hat
13 10 (1.96%) Solace
13 10 (1.96%) Teradata
14 8 (1.57%) TIBCO