Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 283 172 315
Rank change year-on-year -111 +143 -28
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 46 32 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.43% 0.80% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.78% 2.45% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 15
10th Percentile £35,876 £39,000 £24,250
25th Percentile £45,355 £45,000 £28,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £30,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +66.67% -38.46%
75th Percentile £64,375 £61,250 £39,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,550 £51,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,588 1,307 2,987
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 24.42% 32.72% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,979 1,084 2,612
10th Percentile £30,950 £31,000 £27,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% +5.00%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in the Midlands

RDBMS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing RDBMS in the Midlands.

Salary trend for RDBMS in the Midlands

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing RDBMS in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in the Midlands

RDBMS
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. 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
West Midlands -87 39 £53,729 +10.78% 5
East Midlands -77 7 £65,000 +30.00% 6
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 46 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 31 (67.39%) Oracle
3 26 (56.52%) Linux
4 24 (52.17%) SQL
5 23 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 22 (47.83%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (41.30%) Azure
7 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
7 19 (41.30%) Social Skills
8 16 (34.78%) PL/SQL
8 16 (34.78%) Java
8 16 (34.78%) Waterfall
8 16 (34.78%) Scrum
9 14 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (30.43%) WebLogic
9 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database 10g
9 14 (30.43%) Customer Requirements
9 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database 12c
10 13 (28.26%) AWS
11 12 (26.09%) MySQL
12 11 (23.91%) Unix
13 10 (21.74%) Spring
14 9 (19.57%) Google
14 9 (19.57%) Python
14 9 (19.57%) GCP
15 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (17.39%) Clustering
16 7 (15.22%) Replication

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 14 (30.43%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Synapse
2 1 (2.17%) Confluence
2 1 (2.17%) Documentum
2 1 (2.17%) nginx
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (41.30%) Azure
2 13 (28.26%) AWS
3 9 (19.57%) GCP
4 3 (6.52%) Power Platform
5 2 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (4.35%) Azure Stack
5 2 (4.35%) Datadog
5 2 (4.35%) Fivetran
5 2 (4.35%) Route 53
5 2 (4.35%) SaaS
5 2 (4.35%) Serverless
5 2 (4.35%) Snowflake
6 1 (2.17%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) HTTP
2 2 (4.35%) SSL
3 1 (2.17%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 23 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
4 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database 12c
4 14 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (26.09%) MySQL
6 7 (15.22%) Ingres
6 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
6 7 (15.22%) VoltDB
7 5 (10.87%) Big Data
7 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (8.70%) DB2
9 3 (6.52%) Data Lake
9 3 (6.52%) Power BI
9 3 (6.52%) Redis
9 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (6.52%) Tableau
10 2 (4.35%) Looker
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) GitLab
2 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.52%) Maven
2 3 (6.52%) Selenium
3 2 (4.35%) Gatling
3 2 (4.35%) IntelliJ
3 2 (4.35%) JMeter
3 2 (4.35%) JUnit
3 2 (4.35%) Postman
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.17%) Sourcetree
General
1 19 (41.30%) Social Skills
2 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.87%) Finance
4 4 (8.70%) Presentation Skills
5 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.52%) Public Sector
5 3 (6.52%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (21.74%) DBA
4 9 (19.57%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (15.22%) Java Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Architect
6 5 (10.87%) Data Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Azure Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Data Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Report Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior DBA
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 2 (4.35%) SQL BI Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Strategy Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Big Data Developer
9 1 (2.17%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) Spring
2 5 (10.87%) .NET
2 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
2 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
2 5 (10.87%) Classic ASP
2 5 (10.87%) Django
2 5 (10.87%) Laravel
2 5 (10.87%) Node.js
2 5 (10.87%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (8.70%) XML
4 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.52%) JSON
5 2 (4.35%) GraphQL
5 2 (4.35%) REST
5 2 (4.35%) SAML
5 2 (4.35%) Spring Boot
5 2 (4.35%) Spring MVC
5 2 (4.35%) Web Services
6 1 (2.17%) LDAP
6 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Clustering
2 7 (15.22%) Replication
3 4 (8.70%) Algorithms
3 4 (8.70%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.35%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 26 (56.52%) Linux
2 11 (23.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (47.83%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (34.78%) Scrum
2 16 (34.78%) Waterfall
3 14 (30.43%) Customer Requirements
4 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (15.22%) Capacity Management
5 7 (15.22%) Change Management
5 7 (15.22%) Collaborative Working
5 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
6 6 (13.04%) DevOps
6 6 (13.04%) ETL
7 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
7 5 (10.87%) User Research
7 5 (10.87%) Web Development
8 4 (8.70%) Data Governance
8 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.70%) SDLC
8 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) SQL
2 16 (34.78%) Java
2 16 (34.78%) PL/SQL
3 9 (19.57%) Python
4 7 (15.22%) C#
4 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.52%) C++
6 2 (4.35%) Java 8
6 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.17%) C
7 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) GDPR
1 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.35%) PSD2
2 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (13.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Data Guard
2 4 (8.70%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (4.35%) Terraform
4 1 (2.17%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (2.17%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Oracle
2 9 (19.57%) Google
3 7 (15.22%) VMware
4 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.70%) Sybase
6 3 (6.52%) Dynatrace
7 2 (4.35%) CyberSource
7 2 (4.35%) PayPal
8 1 (2.17%) AppDynamics
8 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.17%) Databricks
8 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow