Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > London
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 326 280 282
Rank change year-on-year -46 +2 -24
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 654 907 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.96% 1.22% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.13% 4.12% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 436 601 733
London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%

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 20,881 22,003 22,646
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 30.77% 29.61% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16,634 17,607 19,675
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 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -88 90 £62,500 - 13
West London +25 28 £60,000 +26.32% 8
South London +9 24 £62,500 +31.58% 1
East London -35 9 £70,000 +16.67% 8
North London +7 7 £45,000 -14.29% 4
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 654 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 382 (58.41%) SQL
3 337 (51.53%) Java
4 261 (39.91%) Finance
5 254 (38.84%) Agile Software Development
6 238 (36.39%) Oracle
7 216 (33.03%) SQL Server
8 170 (25.99%) Linux
9 158 (24.16%) NoSQL
10 157 (24.01%) Python
11 156 (23.85%) Amazon AWS
12 155 (23.70%) Problem-Solving
13 149 (22.78%) JavaScript
14 148 (22.63%) OO
15 146 (22.32%) Big Data
16 143 (21.87%) Analytical Skills
17 141 (21.56%) Banking
18 139 (21.25%) HTML
19 134 (20.49%) .NET
20 133 (20.34%) Microsoft
21 123 (18.81%) C#
22 120 (18.35%) Unix
23 119 (18.20%) Spring
24 108 (16.51%) Microservices
25 105 (16.06%) Fintech
25 105 (16.06%) Windows
26 101 (15.44%) ETL
27 100 (15.29%) AngularJS
28 99 (15.14%) Oracle Database
29 96 (14.68%) Microsoft Azure

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 58 (8.87%) JBoss
2 51 (7.80%) Apache Spark
3 46 (7.03%) Tomcat
4 35 (5.35%) Apache
5 31 (4.74%) Elasticsearch
6 30 (4.59%) Confluence
7 25 (3.82%) WebLogic
8 23 (3.52%) Apache Solr
8 23 (3.52%) WebSphere
9 21 (3.21%) GlassFish
10 16 (2.45%) IIS
10 16 (2.45%) Mule
11 14 (2.14%) CMS
12 13 (1.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 9 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (1.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 5 (0.76%) Appian
15 5 (0.76%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.76%) WordPress
16 4 (0.61%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 24 (3.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.15%) GIMP
3 1 (0.15%) HipChat
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (2.75%) SAP Hybris
2 13 (1.99%) SDL Web 8
3 8 (1.22%) Magento
4 7 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.76%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.31%) MetaTrader
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.31%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.15%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft CRM
7 1 (0.15%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 156 (23.85%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (14.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (5.50%) Cloud Computing
4 27 (4.13%) SaaS
5 12 (1.83%) IaaS
6 11 (1.68%) OpenShift
6 11 (1.68%) Serverless
7 10 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (1.53%) npm
7 10 (1.53%) NuGet
8 9 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (1.07%) PaaS
10 6 (0.92%) GitHub
11 5 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.76%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.31%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.57%) HTTP
2 30 (4.59%) TCP/IP
3 21 (3.21%) Internet
3 21 (3.21%) SAN
4 19 (2.91%) NAS
5 9 (1.38%) AMQP
5 9 (1.38%) Firewall
6 4 (0.61%) SMPP
6 4 (0.61%) SMS
7 2 (0.31%) FIX Connectivity
7 2 (0.31%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.15%) 3G
8 1 (0.15%) 4G
8 1 (0.15%) DNS
8 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.15%) IPsec
8 1 (0.15%) Multicast
8 1 (0.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 654 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 216 (33.03%) SQL Server
3 158 (24.16%) NoSQL
4 146 (22.32%) Big Data
5 99 (15.14%) Oracle Database
6 78 (11.93%) PostgreSQL
7 74 (11.31%) MongoDB
8 69 (10.55%) Data Warehouse
9 67 (10.24%) Hadoop
9 67 (10.24%) MySQL
10 57 (8.72%) Oracle Database 11g
11 48 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 40 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
13 36 (5.50%) Oracle Database 10g
14 34 (5.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 33 (5.05%) DB2
16 28 (4.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 24 (3.67%) Data Lake
17 24 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
18 23 (3.52%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 81 (12.39%) Git (software)
2 65 (9.94%) Maven
3 56 (8.56%) Jenkins
4 55 (8.41%) Subversion
5 39 (5.96%) JIRA
6 18 (2.75%) TeamCity
7 14 (2.14%) Eclipse
7 14 (2.14%) IntelliJ
8 13 (1.99%) NUnit
8 13 (1.99%) Visual Studio
9 12 (1.83%) Selenium
9 12 (1.83%) SpecFlow
10 11 (1.68%) Bitbucket
10 11 (1.68%) Gradle
11 10 (1.53%) Ant
11 10 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (1.38%) WebStorm
13 8 (1.22%) Toad
14 6 (0.92%) gulp
14 6 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 261 (39.91%) Finance
2 141 (21.56%) Banking
3 83 (12.69%) Investment Banking
4 74 (11.31%) Financial Institution
5 42 (6.42%) Marketing
6 29 (4.43%) Retail
7 27 (4.13%) Front Office
8 19 (2.91%) Games
9 7 (1.07%) Advertising
9 7 (1.07%) Law
10 6 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.92%) Military
10 6 (0.92%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.61%) Electronics
11 4 (0.61%) Legal
12 3 (0.46%) Interactive Media
13 2 (0.31%) Back Office
13 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 226 (34.56%) Developer
2 91 (13.91%) Analyst
2 91 (13.91%) Architect
3 84 (12.84%) DBA
4 77 (11.77%) Java Developer
5 60 (9.17%) Support Analyst
6 50 (7.65%) Senior Analyst
7 46 (7.03%) Applications Support
8 45 (6.88%) Senior Developer
8 45 (6.88%) SQL Developer
9 44 (6.73%) Applications Support Analyst
9 44 (6.73%) Senior Support Analyst
10 43 (6.57%) Administrator
11 37 (5.66%) Oracle DBA
12 36 (5.50%) Senior Applications Support
12 36 (5.50%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
13 33 (5.05%) Technical Architect
14 31 (4.74%) .NET Developer
14 31 (4.74%) Solutions Architect
15 30 (4.59%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (21.25%) HTML
2 134 (20.49%) .NET
3 119 (18.20%) Spring
4 100 (15.29%) AngularJS
5 88 (13.46%) XML
6 83 (12.69%) Web Services
7 71 (10.86%) CSS
8 69 (10.55%) Hibernate
8 69 (10.55%) RESTful
9 59 (9.02%) HTML5
10 53 (8.10%) React
10 53 (8.10%) Spring Boot
11 48 (7.34%) JSON
12 47 (7.19%) Kafka
13 46 (7.03%) J2EE
14 43 (6.57%) Middleware
15 40 (6.12%) REST
16 39 (5.96%) Java EE
17 36 (5.50%) jQuery
17 36 (5.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 143 (21.87%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (16.06%) Fintech
3 70 (10.70%) Computer Science
4 61 (9.33%) Cyberthreat
5 54 (8.26%) Enterprise Software
6 40 (6.12%) Algorithms
7 34 (5.20%) Self-Motivation
8 33 (5.05%) Data Structures
9 28 (4.28%) Analytical Mindset
10 27 (4.13%) Virtual Team
11 24 (3.67%) Derivative
12 22 (3.36%) Linux Command Line
13 21 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
14 19 (2.91%) Clustering
14 19 (2.91%) Management Information System
15 13 (1.99%) CMDB
15 13 (1.99%) Hedge funds
16 10 (1.53%) User Experience
17 9 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 9 (1.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 170 (25.99%) Linux
2 120 (18.35%) Unix
3 105 (16.06%) Windows
4 53 (8.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 47 (7.19%) Windows Server
6 12 (1.83%) Oracle Linux
7 10 (1.53%) Solaris
8 2 (0.31%) Android
8 2 (0.31%) CentOS
9 1 (0.15%) AIX
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Debian
9 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (38.84%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (23.70%) Problem-Solving
3 148 (22.63%) OO
4 108 (16.51%) Microservices
5 101 (15.44%) ETL
6 95 (14.53%) Analytics
6 95 (14.53%) Continuous Integration
7 88 (13.46%) Low Latency
8 80 (12.23%) ITIL
9 78 (11.93%) DevOps
9 78 (11.93%) Multithreading
10 77 (11.77%) Investment Management
11 75 (11.47%) TDD
12 67 (10.24%) Risk Management
13 66 (10.09%) Software Engineering
14 64 (9.79%) Strategic Thinking
15 63 (9.63%) Workflow
16 61 (9.33%) Innovative Thinking
17 58 (8.87%) Scrum
18 54 (8.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 382 (58.41%) SQL
2 337 (51.53%) Java
3 157 (24.01%) Python
4 149 (22.78%) JavaScript
5 123 (18.81%) C#
6 72 (11.01%) PowerShell
7 60 (9.17%) PL/SQL
7 60 (9.17%) Shell Script
8 53 (8.10%) Java 8
9 48 (7.34%) Perl
10 38 (5.81%) C++
11 37 (5.66%) Scala
12 32 (4.89%) T-SQL
13 27 (4.13%) Bash Shell
14 15 (2.29%) C
14 15 (2.29%) Go
15 13 (1.99%) PHP
15 13 (1.99%) Ruby
16 9 (1.38%) TypeScript
16 9 (1.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (10.24%) Degree
2 30 (4.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.68%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.38%) PhD
5 7 (1.07%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (0.92%) GSEC
6 6 (0.92%) OCP
7 5 (0.76%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.46%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.31%) MPhil
9 2 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.31%) OCA
10 1 (0.15%) ISEB
10 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.15%) MCSA
10 1 (0.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.81%) QA
2 19 (2.91%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.92%) GDPR
3 6 (0.92%) SLA
4 2 (0.31%) HL7
5 1 (0.15%) IFRS
5 1 (0.15%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 58 (8.87%) Docker
2 44 (6.73%) Oracle RAC
3 43 (6.57%) Active Directory
4 15 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (1.68%) Firmware
6 5 (0.76%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.61%) HDFS
8 2 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.15%) KVM
9 1 (0.15%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 41 (6.27%) Ansible
2 38 (5.81%) Puppet
3 36 (5.50%) Kubernetes
4 33 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (3.98%) Data Guard
6 19 (2.91%) Nagios
7 18 (2.75%) BMC PATROL
7 18 (2.75%) Salt
8 13 (1.99%) Control-M
9 12 (1.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 11 (1.68%) ITRS Geneos
10 11 (1.68%) Terraform
11 9 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
12 8 (1.22%) Oracle ZFS
13 7 (1.07%) Mesos
14 5 (0.76%) NetBackup
14 5 (0.76%) Unicenter
15 4 (0.61%) Foglight
15 4 (0.61%) Grafana
15 4 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 238 (36.39%) Oracle
2 133 (20.34%) Microsoft
3 83 (12.69%) Sybase
4 31 (4.74%) Red Hat
4 31 (4.74%) SAP
5 30 (4.59%) hybris
6 26 (3.98%) Google
6 26 (3.98%) Informatica
7 25 (3.82%) Adobe
7 25 (3.82%) BMC
8 24 (3.67%) Salesforce.com
9 23 (3.52%) Tableau
10 21 (3.21%) Citrix
11 19 (2.91%) AppDynamics
12 15 (2.29%) VMware
13 13 (1.99%) Interwoven
14 12 (1.83%) OpenText
14 12 (1.83%) Solace
14 12 (1.83%) Splunk
14 12 (1.83%) WSO2