The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for RDBMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 40 53
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 0 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 4.29% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 11.23% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 21 6
Median salary - £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  

RDBMS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 212 187 204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 37.46% 38.24% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 181 155 172
Median salary £40,000 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.32% +5.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing RDBMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Merseyside

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RDBMS in Merseyside.

Salary trend for RDBMS in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Manager
1 1 (50.00%) QA Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software QA Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Teradata