Period
to 18 September 2018

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

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 270 263 222
Rank change year-on-year -7 -41 +18
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 81 109 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.68% 0.83% 1.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.20% 2.43% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 65 92 94
North West median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £32,150
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £73,125
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 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 3,684 4,488 3,821
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 30.81% 34.15% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3,183 3,800 3,297
North West median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +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 18 September 2018.

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 18 September 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
Manchester -16 58 £47,500 +26.67% 4
Cheshire +9 12 £37,500 -25.00% 7
Merseyside - 10 £55,000 - 2
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 North West region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 81 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 59 (72.84%) SQL Server
3 58 (71.60%) SQL
4 51 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (54.32%) C#
6 41 (50.62%) .NET
7 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
8 28 (34.57%) T-SQL
9 25 (30.86%) AngularJS
10 22 (27.16%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (25.93%) Degree
11 21 (25.93%) SOA
11 21 (25.93%) React
12 20 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (24.69%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (22.22%) Microservices
14 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (20.99%) User Stories
14 17 (20.99%) TypeScript
14 17 (20.99%) Oracle
14 17 (20.99%) QA
14 17 (20.99%) NoSQL
15 15 (18.52%) Computer Science
15 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET
15 15 (18.52%) Java
15 15 (18.52%) Scrum
16 14 (17.28%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (17.28%) Test Automation
16 14 (17.28%) Mentoring

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 3 (3.70%) Appian
1 3 (3.70%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.47%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.23%) Apache
3 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.23%) CICS
3 1 (1.23%) CMS
3 1 (1.23%) nginx
3 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (27.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) IaaS
2 2 (2.47%) PaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) npm
3 1 (1.23%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Internet
1 2 (2.47%) Intranet
2 1 (1.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 59 (72.84%) SQL Server
3 17 (20.99%) NoSQL
4 12 (14.81%) Oracle Database
5 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (9.88%) MongoDB
8 7 (8.64%) MySQL
9 6 (7.41%) DB2
9 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (6.17%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (2.47%) Big Data
12 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (2.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.17%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.47%) Selenium
5 2 (2.47%) Subversion
6 1 (1.23%) Appium
6 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.23%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.23%) Protractor
6 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (13.58%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (6.17%) Retail
4 4 (4.94%) Law
5 3 (3.70%) Games
6 2 (2.47%) Banking
6 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.47%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.23%) Legal
7 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.23%) Marketing
7 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (44.44%) Developer
2 20 (24.69%) Full Stack Developer
3 15 (18.52%) Analyst
4 13 (16.05%) DBA
5 12 (14.81%) .NET Developer
5 12 (14.81%) Senior Developer
6 11 (13.58%) Architect
6 11 (13.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (13.58%) C# Developer
7 10 (12.35%) SQL DBA
8 9 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (11.11%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 8 (9.88%) C# Architect
9 8 (9.88%) Java Architect
9 8 (9.88%) Java Technical Architect
9 8 (9.88%) PHP Architect
9 8 (9.88%) PHP Technical Architect
9 8 (9.88%) Technical Architect
10 5 (6.17%) Analyst Programmer
10 5 (6.17%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (50.62%) .NET
2 25 (30.86%) AngularJS
3 21 (25.93%) React
4 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET
6 13 (16.05%) CSS
7 10 (12.35%) HTML
8 8 (9.88%) .NET Framework
8 8 (9.88%) jQuery
9 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (6.17%) REST
9 5 (6.17%) Web Services
10 4 (4.94%) CSS3
10 4 (4.94%) HTML5
10 4 (4.94%) XML
11 3 (3.70%) RESTful
12 2 (2.47%) Entity Framework
12 2 (2.47%) JPA
12 2 (2.47%) PhoneGap
12 2 (2.47%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (18.52%) Computer Science
3 12 (14.81%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (12.35%) Clustering
5 9 (11.11%) Algorithms
5 9 (11.11%) Data Structures
5 9 (11.11%) Replication
6 8 (9.88%) Management Information System
7 7 (8.64%) Fintech
7 7 (8.64%) Tandem
8 5 (6.17%) Client/Server
8 5 (6.17%) Life Science
8 5 (6.17%) LIMS
9 4 (4.94%) Mobile App
10 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (3.70%) User Experience
11 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
11 2 (2.47%) NHS
11 2 (2.47%) VSAM
11 2 (2.47%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.88%) Linux
2 7 (8.64%) Windows
3 5 (6.17%) Unix
3 5 (6.17%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.94%) Android
4 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.47%) CentOS
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (25.93%) SOA
3 20 (24.69%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (22.22%) Microservices
5 17 (20.99%) User Stories
6 15 (18.52%) Scrum
7 14 (17.28%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (17.28%) Mentoring
7 14 (17.28%) Test Automation
8 13 (16.05%) OO
9 12 (14.81%) MVC
9 12 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (14.81%) Web Development
10 11 (13.58%) Data Management
10 11 (13.58%) ITIL
11 10 (12.35%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (12.35%) Risk Management
12 9 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
12 9 (11.11%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 58 (71.60%) SQL
2 44 (54.32%) C#
3 28 (34.57%) T-SQL
4 17 (20.99%) TypeScript
5 15 (18.52%) Java
6 11 (13.58%) JavaScript
7 10 (12.35%) PHP
7 10 (12.35%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
8 5 (6.17%) Python
9 4 (4.94%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.47%) C++
11 2 (2.47%) COBOL
11 2 (2.47%) JCL
11 2 (2.47%) Perl
11 2 (2.47%) REXX
11 2 (2.47%) VBA
12 1 (1.23%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (25.93%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) MCP
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.23%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.99%) QA
2 6 (7.41%) Data Quality
3 5 (6.17%) ISO 9001
3 5 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Docker
1 1 (1.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) CA Endevor
1 1 (1.23%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.99%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) Teradata
4 3 (3.70%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.47%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.47%) Google
5 2 (2.47%) Informatica
5 2 (2.47%) Pega
5 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.47%) Tableau
5 2 (2.47%) Yahoo!
6 1 (1.23%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.23%) IBM
6 1 (1.23%) Percona
6 1 (1.23%) RedGate
6 1 (1.23%) Splunk
6 1 (1.23%) Syncsort
6 1 (1.23%) Talend
6 1 (1.23%) Zend