Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > London
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 322 304 270
Rank change year-on-year -18 -34 +10
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 650 825 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.98% 1.12% 1.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.26% 3.79% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 462 547 764
London median annual salary £64,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.77% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,825
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £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 19,925 21,782 21,993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.91% 29.50% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 16,373 17,515 19,152
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -41 112 £65,000 - 25
West London +36 28 £60,000 +9.09% 19
South London +6 25 £62,500 +31.58%
East London -8 12 £52,500 -12.50% 9
North London +15 10 £45,000 -14.29% 5
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 650 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 382 (58.77%) SQL
3 315 (48.46%) Java
4 280 (43.08%) Finance
5 256 (39.38%) Oracle
6 247 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
7 213 (32.77%) SQL Server
8 158 (24.31%) NoSQL
9 157 (24.15%) Microsoft
10 155 (23.85%) Amazon AWS
11 150 (23.08%) Linux
12 147 (22.62%) Python
13 137 (21.08%) HTML
13 137 (21.08%) Banking
14 133 (20.46%) .NET
15 132 (20.31%) Problem-Solving
16 125 (19.23%) Spring
17 123 (18.92%) JavaScript
18 121 (18.62%) OO
19 118 (18.15%) Analytical Skills
20 110 (16.92%) Oracle Database
21 108 (16.62%) Big Data
22 105 (16.15%) C#
23 104 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
24 103 (15.85%) Analytics
25 102 (15.69%) ETL
26 101 (15.54%) Fintech
27 99 (15.23%) Microsoft Azure
28 98 (15.08%) XML
29 97 (14.92%) Unix

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 54 (8.31%) JBoss
2 51 (7.85%) Apache Spark
3 34 (5.23%) Elasticsearch
4 31 (4.77%) Apache Solr
4 31 (4.77%) Tomcat
5 25 (3.85%) Apache
5 25 (3.85%) Confluence
6 22 (3.38%) GlassFish
7 17 (2.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 16 (2.46%) CMS
8 16 (2.46%) IIS
9 15 (2.31%) Mule
9 15 (2.31%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.54%) Apache Pig
11 9 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (1.38%) WebLogic
12 8 (1.23%) Jetty
13 5 (0.77%) Appian
13 5 (0.77%) SAS
13 5 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (6.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.15%) GIMP
3 1 (0.15%) HipChat
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (3.54%) SAP Hybris
2 16 (2.46%) SDL Web 8
3 12 (1.85%) Magento
4 8 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (1.08%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.62%) MetaTrader
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.31%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.15%) CSG Singleview
8 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft CRM
8 1 (0.15%) Remedy AR System
8 1 (0.15%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 155 (23.85%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (15.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (5.85%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (3.08%) SaaS
5 14 (2.15%) IaaS
6 13 (2.00%) Serverless
7 12 (1.85%) OpenShift
8 11 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (1.69%) npm
8 11 (1.69%) NuGet
9 10 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (1.38%) PaaS
11 8 (1.23%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (0.92%) GitHub
13 4 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
16 1 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 1 (0.15%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.00%) HTTP
2 26 (4.00%) Internet
3 22 (3.38%) TCP/IP
4 12 (1.85%) SAN
5 11 (1.69%) NAS
6 6 (0.92%) AMQP
7 4 (0.62%) SMPP
7 4 (0.62%) SMS
8 3 (0.46%) DNS
9 2 (0.31%) DHCP
9 2 (0.31%) FIX Connectivity
9 2 (0.31%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.15%) 3G
10 1 (0.15%) 4G
10 1 (0.15%) Firewall
10 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.15%) IPsec
10 1 (0.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 650 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 213 (32.77%) SQL Server
3 158 (24.31%) NoSQL
4 110 (16.92%) Oracle Database
5 108 (16.62%) Big Data
6 93 (14.31%) PostgreSQL
7 74 (11.38%) Data Warehouse
8 71 (10.92%) Hadoop
8 71 (10.92%) MongoDB
9 67 (10.31%) Oracle Database 11g
10 60 (9.23%) MySQL
11 58 (8.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 49 (7.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 48 (7.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 40 (6.15%) Oracle Database 10g
14 40 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
15 28 (4.31%) Power BI
16 26 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
17 25 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 86 (13.23%) Git (software)
2 65 (10.00%) Subversion
3 63 (9.69%) Jenkins
4 54 (8.31%) Maven
5 33 (5.08%) JIRA
6 19 (2.92%) NUnit
7 18 (2.77%) SpecFlow
8 17 (2.62%) TeamCity
9 15 (2.31%) Selenium
10 12 (1.85%) Ant
11 10 (1.54%) Gradle
11 10 (1.54%) Visual Studio
11 10 (1.54%) WebStorm
12 8 (1.23%) Toad
13 7 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (1.08%) Bitbucket
13 7 (1.08%) Eclipse
13 7 (1.08%) IntelliJ
13 7 (1.08%) Visual Studio Code
14 6 (0.92%) JUnit
General
1 280 (43.08%) Finance
2 137 (21.08%) Banking
3 51 (7.85%) Investment Banking
4 50 (7.69%) Marketing
5 36 (5.54%) Financial Institution
5 36 (5.54%) Front Office
6 26 (4.00%) Retail
7 15 (2.31%) Games
8 11 (1.69%) Military
8 11 (1.69%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.54%) Law
10 8 (1.23%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.08%) Advertising
12 6 (0.92%) Electronics
13 4 (0.62%) Interactive Media
14 3 (0.46%) Back Office
14 3 (0.46%) Legal
15 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.15%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 246 (37.85%) Developer
2 99 (15.23%) Architect
3 91 (14.00%) Analyst
4 86 (13.23%) Java Developer
5 76 (11.69%) DBA
6 66 (10.15%) Support Analyst
7 57 (8.77%) Senior Developer
8 53 (8.15%) Applications Support
9 50 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
9 50 (7.69%) SQL Developer
10 46 (7.08%) Senior Analyst
11 43 (6.62%) Senior Support Analyst
12 41 (6.31%) Administrator
13 39 (6.00%) Senior Applications Support
13 39 (6.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
14 34 (5.23%) Oracle DBA
15 33 (5.08%) .NET Developer
15 33 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
16 32 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 32 (4.92%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (21.08%) HTML
2 133 (20.46%) .NET
3 125 (19.23%) Spring
4 98 (15.08%) XML
5 80 (12.31%) Web Services
6 77 (11.85%) AngularJS
7 71 (10.92%) Hibernate
8 69 (10.62%) CSS
9 56 (8.62%) RESTful
10 53 (8.15%) JSON
11 51 (7.85%) Spring Boot
12 47 (7.23%) Kafka
13 46 (7.08%) HTML5
14 45 (6.92%) J2EE
15 42 (6.46%) jQuery
16 38 (5.85%) Java EE
17 36 (5.54%) Ajax
17 36 (5.54%) Node.js
18 34 (5.23%) React
18 34 (5.23%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 118 (18.15%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (15.54%) Fintech
3 61 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
4 39 (6.00%) Data Structures
5 33 (5.08%) Algorithms
6 30 (4.62%) Virtual Team
7 28 (4.31%) Self-Motivation
8 23 (3.54%) Analytical Mindset
8 23 (3.54%) Linux Command Line
9 21 (3.23%) Management Information System
10 18 (2.77%) Cyberthreat
11 17 (2.62%) Clustering
12 14 (2.15%) CMDB
12 14 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 14 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
13 11 (1.69%) Derivative
13 11 (1.69%) SWIFT
13 11 (1.69%) User Experience
14 10 (1.54%) Fat Client
14 10 (1.54%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 150 (23.08%) Linux
2 97 (14.92%) Unix
3 95 (14.62%) Windows
4 51 (7.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 45 (6.92%) Windows Server
6 19 (2.92%) Solaris
7 12 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.31%) AIX
8 2 (0.31%) CentOS
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Android
9 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.15%) Debian
9 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (20.31%) Problem-Solving
3 121 (18.62%) OO
4 104 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 103 (15.85%) Analytics
6 102 (15.69%) ETL
7 94 (14.46%) Microservices
8 93 (14.31%) Multithreading
8 93 (14.31%) Software Engineering
9 91 (14.00%) ITIL
10 83 (12.77%) DevOps
11 80 (12.31%) Computer Science
12 76 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
13 60 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
14 57 (8.77%) Data Modelling
14 57 (8.77%) OOP
15 56 (8.62%) OOD
15 56 (8.62%) Project Management
16 55 (8.46%) Workflow
17 50 (7.69%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 382 (58.77%) SQL
2 315 (48.46%) Java
3 147 (22.62%) Python
4 123 (18.92%) JavaScript
5 105 (16.15%) C#
6 82 (12.62%) PL/SQL
7 69 (10.62%) PowerShell
8 54 (8.31%) Shell Script
9 44 (6.77%) Java 8
10 30 (4.62%) T-SQL
11 26 (4.00%) C++
12 23 (3.54%) Go
12 23 (3.54%) Scala
13 15 (2.31%) Perl
14 14 (2.15%) PHP
15 13 (2.00%) Ruby
15 13 (2.00%) VBA
16 12 (1.85%) Bash Shell
17 10 (1.54%) C
17 10 (1.54%) R
Qualifications
1 76 (11.69%) Degree
2 43 (6.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.92%) Master's Degree
5 5 (0.77%) PhD
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.62%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.46%) OCP
8 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.31%) GSEC
8 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.31%) MBA
8 2 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.31%) OCA
9 1 (0.15%) MPhil
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.54%) QA
2 22 (3.38%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.38%) IFRS
4 8 (1.23%) SLA
5 3 (0.46%) GDPR
5 3 (0.46%) IFRS 9
6 2 (0.31%) MiFID
7 1 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 64 (9.85%) Docker
2 45 (6.92%) Active Directory
3 33 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (1.69%) Firmware
6 9 (1.38%) HDFS
7 4 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.31%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.15%) KVM
9 1 (0.15%) oVirt
9 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 46 (7.08%) Ansible
2 34 (5.23%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (4.92%) Kubernetes
4 30 (4.62%) Puppet
5 27 (4.15%) Data Guard
6 21 (3.23%) Nagios
7 20 (3.08%) BMC PATROL
8 18 (2.77%) Salt
9 16 (2.46%) Control-M
10 14 (2.15%) Mesos
10 14 (2.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 14 (2.15%) Terraform
11 8 (1.23%) Grafana
11 8 (1.23%) Oracle ZFS
11 8 (1.23%) Prometheus
12 7 (1.08%) ITRS Geneos
12 7 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
13 5 (0.77%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.77%) Unicenter
14 3 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 256 (39.38%) Oracle
2 157 (24.15%) Microsoft
3 45 (6.92%) Sybase
4 35 (5.38%) hybris
4 35 (5.38%) SAP
5 29 (4.46%) Adobe
6 28 (4.31%) BMC
7 27 (4.15%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (4.00%) Informatica
9 25 (3.85%) Google
10 22 (3.38%) Citrix
10 22 (3.38%) Red Hat
11 20 (3.08%) Tableau
12 19 (2.92%) AppDynamics
13 16 (2.46%) Interwoven
14 15 (2.31%) VMware
15 12 (1.85%) Elastic Path
15 12 (1.85%) OpenText
15 12 (1.85%) Remedy
15 12 (1.85%) WSO2