Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 290 270 264
Rank change year-on-year -20 -6 -29
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 866 946 1145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.15% 1.26% 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.91% 4.29% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 567 758 963
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,925 £41,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +1.01%

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 22125 22034 27265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.44% 29.44% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17738 19176 23065
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 £45,000
% 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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +45 170 £65,000 +8.33% 12
East London +23 31 £60,000 -14.29% 5
West London -9 16 £55,000 - 5
South London -3 15 £47,500 -29.63%
North London +5 8 £52,500 +40.00% 2
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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.

1 866 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 428 (49.42%) Finance
3 425 (49.08%) Java
4 423 (48.85%) SQL
5 303 (34.99%) Agile Software Development
6 276 (31.87%) Linux
7 272 (31.41%) Oracle
7 272 (31.41%) SQL Server
8 242 (27.94%) Big Data
9 240 (27.71%) Hadoop
10 200 (23.09%) NoSQL
11 188 (21.71%) Banking
12 187 (21.59%) Analytical Skills
13 182 (21.02%) OO
14 181 (20.90%) Python
15 178 (20.55%) Software Engineering
16 176 (20.32%) Degree
17 174 (20.09%) BDD
18 162 (18.71%) SDLC
19 148 (17.09%) Computer Science
20 144 (16.63%) Multithreading
21 136 (15.70%) Front Office
22 132 (15.24%) JavaScript
22 132 (15.24%) Apache Cassandra
23 130 (15.01%) Scrum
24 129 (14.90%) OOD
25 126 (14.55%) Git (software)
26 125 (14.43%) Asset Management
26 125 (14.43%) Investment Banking
27 122 (14.09%) ETL

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
1 100 (11.55%) Apache Spark
2 71 (8.20%) Apache
3 50 (5.77%) Confluence
4 34 (3.93%) Tomcat
5 33 (3.81%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (3.58%) WebSphere
7 30 (3.46%) Ethereum
7 30 (3.46%) Hyperledger
8 28 (3.23%) SAS
8 28 (3.23%) WebLogic
9 22 (2.54%) eris
10 20 (2.31%) JBoss
11 18 (2.08%) Apache Solr
12 12 (1.39%) Apache Airflow
12 12 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 11 (1.27%) IIS
13 11 (1.27%) OpenStack
14 9 (1.04%) Jetty
15 7 (0.81%) CMS
15 7 (0.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (1.62%) SPSS
3 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 15 (1.73%) MetaTrader
2 8 (0.92%) Adobe Campaign
2 8 (0.92%) Eloqua
3 6 (0.69%) Temenos T24
4 5 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.46%) Eagle PACE
5 4 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.35%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.23%) FastStats
7 2 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.12%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 72 (8.31%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (5.43%) SaaS
3 37 (4.27%) GitHub
4 33 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 30 (3.46%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (0.58%) PaaS
9 4 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.46%) Heroku
10 3 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.35%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.35%) Force.com
11 2 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.23%) npm
11 2 (0.23%) Serverless
12 1 (0.12%) Bluemix
12 1 (0.12%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.89%) TCP/IP
2 16 (1.85%) HTTP
3 15 (1.73%) Internet
4 14 (1.62%) DNS
5 11 (1.27%) DHCP
5 11 (1.27%) SSL
6 5 (0.58%) LDAP
7 4 (0.46%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.23%) Network Security
8 2 (0.23%) SSH
9 1 (0.12%) AMQP
9 1 (0.12%) Firewall
9 1 (0.12%) LAN
9 1 (0.12%) SMS
9 1 (0.12%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.12%) WAN
9 1 (0.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 866 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 272 (31.41%) SQL Server
3 242 (27.94%) Big Data
4 240 (27.71%) Hadoop
5 200 (23.09%) NoSQL
6 132 (15.24%) Apache Cassandra
7 88 (10.16%) MySQL
8 65 (7.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 63 (7.27%) Oracle Database
10 55 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
11 54 (6.24%) Data Warehouse
12 53 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 46 (5.31%) MongoDB
14 41 (4.73%) Apache Hive
15 38 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 34 (3.93%) HBase
16 34 (3.93%) Redis
17 30 (3.46%) Blockchain
18 24 (2.77%) BusinessObjects
19 22 (2.54%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 126 (14.55%) Git (software)
2 78 (9.01%) JIRA
3 68 (7.85%) Jenkins
4 61 (7.04%) Maven
5 41 (4.73%) Subversion
6 33 (3.81%) JUnit
7 31 (3.58%) Visual Studio
8 27 (3.12%) Mockito
9 23 (2.66%) EasyMock
9 23 (2.66%) jMock
10 22 (2.54%) Ant
11 19 (2.19%) Talend Open Studio
12 13 (1.50%) TeamCity
13 10 (1.15%) ClearCase
14 9 (1.04%) Gradle
14 9 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
14 9 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (0.92%) Rational Rhapsody
16 7 (0.81%) Hudson
17 6 (0.69%) Mercurial
General
1 428 (49.42%) Finance
2 188 (21.71%) Banking
3 136 (15.70%) Front Office
4 125 (14.43%) Investment Banking
5 108 (12.47%) Retail Banking
6 88 (10.16%) Retail
7 36 (4.16%) Marketing
8 31 (3.58%) Publishing
9 25 (2.89%) Telecoms
10 22 (2.54%) Back Office
11 17 (1.96%) Legal
12 15 (1.73%) Games
12 15 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (1.27%) Advertising
13 11 (1.27%) Manufacturing
14 9 (1.04%) Law
15 7 (0.81%) Electronics
16 6 (0.69%) Online Betting
17 5 (0.58%) Billing
18 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 352 (40.65%) Developer
2 143 (16.51%) Java Developer
3 123 (14.20%) Software Engineer
4 100 (11.55%) Senior Developer
5 78 (9.01%) SQL Developer
6 70 (8.08%) Architect
7 53 (6.12%) Analyst
7 53 (6.12%) DBA
7 53 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
8 50 (5.77%) C# Developer
9 47 (5.43%) .NET Developer
10 45 (5.20%) Python Developer
10 45 (5.20%) Senior Java Developer
11 44 (5.08%) Lead Developer
12 42 (4.85%) C++ Developer
13 39 (4.50%) Data Engineer
14 35 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
14 35 (4.04%) Senior SQL Developer
15 31 (3.58%) Consultant
15 31 (3.58%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (12.59%) Spring
2 108 (12.47%) .NET
3 106 (12.24%) HTML
4 104 (12.01%) XML
5 82 (9.47%) CSS
6 79 (9.12%) REST
7 69 (7.97%) Web Services
8 66 (7.62%) AngularJS
8 66 (7.62%) HTML5
9 55 (6.35%) J2EE
10 53 (6.12%) Hibernate
11 47 (5.43%) RESTful
12 43 (4.97%) CSS3
13 40 (4.62%) ActiveMQ
14 39 (4.50%) ASP.NET
15 37 (4.27%) Kafka
16 36 (4.16%) JSP
16 36 (4.16%) SOAP
17 34 (3.93%) Spring MVC
18 32 (3.70%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 187 (21.59%) Analytical Skills
2 148 (17.09%) Computer Science
3 52 (6.00%) Algorithms
4 51 (5.89%) Fintech
5 49 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
6 39 (4.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 33 (3.81%) Client/Server
7 33 (3.81%) Data Structures
8 31 (3.58%) Management Information System
8 31 (3.58%) User Experience
9 26 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
10 25 (2.89%) Data Centre
11 23 (2.66%) iPad
12 19 (2.19%) Fixed Income
13 18 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
13 18 (2.08%) Reinsurance
14 17 (1.96%) Derivative
15 16 (1.85%) Virtual Team
16 15 (1.73%) Hedge funds
17 13 (1.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 276 (31.87%) Linux
2 106 (12.24%) Unix
3 98 (11.32%) Windows
4 33 (3.81%) Windows Server
5 28 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (1.73%) Solaris
7 11 (1.27%) VMS
8 9 (1.04%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.58%) Fedora
10 2 (0.23%) Android
10 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.23%) CentOS
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (34.99%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (21.02%) OO
3 178 (20.55%) Software Engineering
4 174 (20.09%) BDD
5 162 (18.71%) SDLC
6 144 (16.63%) Multithreading
7 130 (15.01%) Scrum
8 129 (14.90%) OOD
9 125 (14.43%) Asset Management
10 122 (14.09%) ETL
10 122 (14.09%) TDD
11 121 (13.97%) DevOps
12 120 (13.86%) Low Latency
13 114 (13.16%) Open Source
13 114 (13.16%) Wealth Management
14 105 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
15 96 (11.09%) Analytics
16 91 (10.51%) Business Intelligence
17 79 (9.12%) Microservices
18 73 (8.43%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 425 (49.08%) Java
2 423 (48.85%) SQL
3 181 (20.90%) Python
4 132 (15.24%) JavaScript
5 113 (13.05%) C#
6 90 (10.39%) T-SQL
7 81 (9.35%) Scala
8 79 (9.12%) C++
9 75 (8.66%) Shell Script
10 43 (4.97%) Go
10 43 (4.97%) Perl
10 43 (4.97%) PL/SQL
11 38 (4.39%) C
12 34 (3.93%) PHP
13 30 (3.46%) Solidity
14 25 (2.89%) PowerShell
15 23 (2.66%) Bash Shell
16 21 (2.42%) VB
17 20 (2.31%) R
18 18 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 176 (20.32%) Degree
2 102 (11.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (5.77%) Master's Degree
4 11 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.04%) MCITP
6 9 (1.04%) MCTS
7 8 (0.92%) MBA
7 8 (0.92%) MySQL Certification
7 8 (0.92%) PhD
8 4 (0.46%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.46%) OCP
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.46%) RHCE
9 2 (0.23%) ACCA
9 2 (0.23%) CIMA
9 2 (0.23%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.23%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.00%) QA
2 32 (3.70%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.62%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.15%) GAAP
5 9 (1.04%) GDPR
6 8 (0.92%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.46%) MiFID
8 3 (0.35%) SEPA
8 3 (0.35%) SLA
9 2 (0.23%) PMO
10 1 (0.12%) GCP
10 1 (0.12%) IFRS
System Software
1 65 (7.51%) Docker
2 28 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.92%) HDFS
4 7 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.69%) Apache Flume
6 5 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.12%) iptables
7 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 44 (5.08%) Puppet
2 42 (4.85%) Ansible
3 29 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (3.00%) Kubernetes
5 19 (2.19%) Mesos
6 12 (1.39%) Oozie
7 11 (1.27%) Control-M
8 10 (1.15%) Marathon
9 9 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 9 (1.04%) Terraform
10 6 (0.69%) ITRS Geneos
11 5 (0.58%) Data Guard
11 5 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 3 (0.35%) Suricata
13 2 (0.23%) BladeLogic
13 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
14 1 (0.12%) Nagios
14 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 272 (31.41%) Oracle
2 103 (11.89%) Microsoft
3 32 (3.70%) Sybase
4 23 (2.66%) IBM
5 21 (2.42%) Google
5 21 (2.42%) Informatica
5 21 (2.42%) SAP
6 19 (2.19%) Tableau
6 19 (2.19%) Talend
6 19 (2.19%) Teradata
7 18 (2.08%) TIBCO
8 17 (1.96%) Cloudera
8 17 (1.96%) Red Hat
9 15 (1.73%) Netezza
10 14 (1.62%) Hortonworks
11 13 (1.50%) hybris
12 12 (1.39%) Cognizant
12 12 (1.39%) Demandware
13 11 (1.27%) AppDynamics
14 10 (1.15%) MuleSoft