Period
to 21 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 265 220 229
Rank change year-on-year -45 +9 +23
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 107 137 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.81% 1.15% 1.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.38% 3.50% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 90 95 106
North West median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,200 £28,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +10.53%

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 North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 4493 3909 4623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 34.14% 32.80% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3803 3369 3953
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,450 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing RDBMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in the North West

RDBMS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for RDBMS in the North West

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in the North West over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in the North West

RDBMS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Manchester -10 93 £37,500 -21.05% 8
Cheshire -14 11 £47,500 +54.47% 2
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 North West region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 107 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 63 (58.88%) SQL Server
3 57 (53.27%) SQL
4 52 (48.60%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (43.93%) JavaScript
6 43 (40.19%) C#
7 42 (39.25%) HTML
8 40 (37.38%) Scrum
9 39 (36.45%) OO
10 37 (34.58%) .NET
11 36 (33.64%) Java
12 32 (29.91%) Microsoft
12 32 (29.91%) Degree
13 31 (28.97%) Test Automation
13 31 (28.97%) XML
14 30 (28.04%) Data Structures
15 29 (27.10%) CSS
15 29 (27.10%) Oracle
16 27 (25.23%) Linux
16 27 (25.23%) jQuery
17 26 (24.30%) Windows
18 24 (22.43%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (21.50%) Unit Testing
19 23 (21.50%) HTML5
20 22 (20.56%) Web Services
21 21 (19.63%) Kanban
22 20 (18.69%) TDD
22 20 (18.69%) ASP.NET
22 20 (18.69%) C
22 20 (18.69%) RUP

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 11 (10.28%) Apache Spark
2 10 (9.35%) Apache Pig
2 10 (9.35%) SharePoint
3 9 (8.41%) OpenEdge
3 9 (8.41%) WebLogic
4 8 (7.48%) WebSphere
5 7 (6.54%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (3.74%) Apache
7 3 (2.80%) SAS
8 2 (1.87%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.93%) Mule
9 1 (0.93%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) S-PLUS
1 3 (2.80%) SPSS
1 3 (2.80%) Stata
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.74%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.28%) Ethernet
1 11 (10.28%) RS-232
1 11 (10.28%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.48%) HTTP
3 1 (0.93%) Internet
3 1 (0.93%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 63 (58.88%) SQL Server
3 19 (17.76%) NoSQL
4 17 (15.89%) Big Data
4 17 (15.89%) MySQL
5 13 (12.15%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (11.21%) MongoDB
6 12 (11.21%) Oracle Database
6 12 (11.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (10.28%) Apache Hive
7 11 (10.28%) Hadoop
7 11 (10.28%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (9.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (8.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (7.48%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (6.54%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (5.61%) MariaDB
12 6 (5.61%) Power BI
13 5 (4.67%) DB2
14 4 (3.74%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 12 (11.21%) MSTest
1 12 (11.21%) NUnit
1 12 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Blend
2 11 (10.28%) MSI
2 11 (10.28%) NuGet
2 11 (10.28%) Visual Studio
2 11 (10.28%) WiX
3 10 (9.35%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.54%) Maven
5 5 (4.67%) JUnit
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.87%) AccuRev
7 2 (1.87%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.87%) Gradle
7 2 (1.87%) JIRA
7 2 (1.87%) JProfiler
8 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.93%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (16.82%) Marketing
2 11 (10.28%) Finance
3 9 (8.41%) Law
4 7 (6.54%) Banking
5 4 (3.74%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.87%) Military
7 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 69 (64.49%) Developer
2 31 (28.97%) .NET Developer
3 27 (25.23%) C# .NET Developer
3 27 (25.23%) C# Developer
4 17 (15.89%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (14.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (14.02%) Java Developer
7 12 (11.21%) Architect
7 12 (11.21%) Business Developer
7 12 (11.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 10 (9.35%) Technical Architect
9 9 (8.41%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 9 (8.41%) Java Architect
9 9 (8.41%) Java Technical Architect
9 9 (8.41%) PHP Architect
9 9 (8.41%) PHP Technical Architect
9 9 (8.41%) Report Developer
9 9 (8.41%) SSRS Developer
9 9 (8.41%) VB.NET Developer
9 9 (8.41%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (39.25%) HTML
2 37 (34.58%) .NET
3 31 (28.97%) XML
4 29 (27.10%) CSS
5 27 (25.23%) jQuery
6 23 (21.50%) HTML5
7 22 (20.56%) Web Services
8 20 (18.69%) ASP.NET
9 17 (15.89%) CSS3
9 17 (15.89%) Spring
10 16 (14.95%) Hibernate
11 15 (14.02%) .NET Framework
11 15 (14.02%) Entity Framework
11 15 (14.02%) J2EE
12 13 (12.15%) AngularJS
12 13 (12.15%) WCF
12 13 (12.15%) WPF
13 12 (11.21%) JSON
13 12 (11.21%) RESTful
14 11 (10.28%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 30 (28.04%) Data Structures
2 17 (15.89%) Computer Science
3 12 (11.21%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (10.28%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 11 (10.28%) Internet of Things
5 10 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (8.41%) Algorithms
6 9 (8.41%) Renewable Energy
7 7 (6.54%) PKI
8 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (5.61%) N-Tier
9 4 (3.74%) Mobile App
10 3 (2.80%) Virtual Team
11 2 (1.87%) Derivative
11 2 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.93%) Clustering
12 1 (0.93%) Replication
12 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.23%) Linux
2 26 (24.30%) Windows
3 14 (13.08%) Unix
4 13 (12.15%) Android
4 13 (12.15%) Apple iOS
5 11 (10.28%) Mac OS
5 11 (10.28%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 7 (6.54%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (48.60%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (37.38%) Scrum
3 39 (36.45%) OO
4 31 (28.97%) Test Automation
5 24 (22.43%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (21.50%) Unit Testing
7 21 (19.63%) Kanban
8 20 (18.69%) RUP
8 20 (18.69%) TDD
9 19 (17.76%) Analytics
9 19 (17.76%) MVC
9 19 (17.76%) Software Engineering
10 17 (15.89%) UML
11 15 (14.02%) Multithreading
12 14 (13.08%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (12.15%) Android Development
13 13 (12.15%) iOS Development
14 12 (11.21%) Data Analytics
14 12 (11.21%) ETL
14 12 (11.21%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 57 (53.27%) SQL
2 47 (43.93%) JavaScript
3 43 (40.19%) C#
4 36 (33.64%) Java
5 20 (18.69%) C
6 19 (17.76%) C++
7 13 (12.15%) Python
8 11 (10.28%) VB
8 11 (10.28%) XAML
9 10 (9.35%) PHP
10 9 (8.41%) VB.NET
11 8 (7.48%) T-SQL
12 6 (5.61%) Perl
12 6 (5.61%) Ruby
13 4 (3.74%) PL/SQL
13 4 (3.74%) PowerShell
14 3 (2.80%) MATLAB
14 3 (2.80%) R
15 2 (1.87%) TypeScript
15 2 (1.87%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (29.91%) Degree
2 9 (8.41%) MCP
2 9 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.67%) DV Cleared
3 5 (4.67%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (4.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.93%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.41%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.61%) WAI
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (6.54%) Hyper-V
1 7 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Consul
1 1 (0.93%) Kibana
1 1 (0.93%) Oozie
1 1 (0.93%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 32 (29.91%) Microsoft
2 29 (27.10%) Oracle
3 7 (6.54%) VMware
4 6 (5.61%) Sybase
5 5 (4.67%) Perforce
5 5 (4.67%) Teradata
6 4 (3.74%) Informatica
7 3 (2.80%) Splunk
8 2 (1.87%) IBM
8 2 (1.87%) Progress
9 1 (0.93%) New Relic
9 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.93%) Tableau
9 1 (0.93%) Zend