Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 299 278 222
Rank change year-on-year -21 -56 +4
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 62 95 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.53% 0.72% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.76% 2.21% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 52 74 120
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £34,000 £31,250 £33,575
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 3,530 4,292 4,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.99% 32.37% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3,066 3,642 3,666
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -18 36 £47,500 +18.75% 12
Cheshire +32 16 £38,000 -15.56% 4
Merseyside +7 4 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Lancashire +6 4 £40,500 -19.00% 1
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 62 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 45 (72.58%) SQL Server
3 40 (64.52%) SQL
4 33 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (50.00%) C#
6 23 (37.10%) .NET
6 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
7 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
7 17 (27.42%) Degree
8 16 (25.81%) T-SQL
9 15 (24.19%) AngularJS
10 14 (22.58%) NoSQL
11 13 (20.97%) Test Automation
11 13 (20.97%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (19.35%) Computer Science
12 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (19.35%) HTML
12 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET
12 12 (19.35%) OO
12 12 (19.35%) Scrum
13 11 (17.74%) Risk Management
13 11 (17.74%) CSS
13 11 (17.74%) Java
13 11 (17.74%) Git (software)
14 10 (16.13%) jQuery
14 10 (16.13%) Oracle
14 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (16.13%) OOA/OOD
14 10 (16.13%) Algorithms

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 (4.84%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.23%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.61%) CICS
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.45%) npm
2 4 (6.45%) Yarn
3 2 (3.23%) IaaS
3 2 (3.23%) OpenShift
3 2 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
1 2 (3.23%) Intranet
1 2 (3.23%) LAN
1 2 (3.23%) WAN
2 1 (1.61%) Broadband
2 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 45 (72.58%) SQL Server
3 14 (22.58%) NoSQL
4 8 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (11.29%) Oracle Database
5 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (9.68%) MongoDB
7 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (6.45%) DB2
8 4 (6.45%) MySQL
8 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (4.84%) Apache Hive
9 3 (4.84%) Big Data
9 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (4.84%) Hadoop
10 2 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (3.23%) HBase
10 2 (3.23%) MariaDB
10 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.06%) Selenium
3 4 (6.45%) Appium
3 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.45%) Protractor
3 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.23%) Subversion
4 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Law
2 6 (9.68%) Retail
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.23%) Advertising
4 2 (3.23%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) DBA
2 11 (17.74%) SQL DBA
3 10 (16.13%) C# Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Architect
5 8 (12.90%) .NET Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (12.90%) C# Architect
5 8 (12.90%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Java Architect
5 8 (12.90%) Java Technical Architect
5 8 (12.90%) Technical Architect
6 7 (11.29%) PHP Architect
6 7 (11.29%) PHP Technical Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (6.45%) Programmer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior DBA
8 4 (6.45%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.10%) .NET
2 15 (24.19%) AngularJS
3 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET
3 12 (19.35%) HTML
4 11 (17.74%) CSS
5 10 (16.13%) jQuery
6 9 (14.52%) React
7 8 (12.90%) Web Services
8 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (11.29%) RESTful
9 4 (6.45%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.45%) Ajax
9 4 (6.45%) Node.js
9 4 (6.45%) React Native
9 4 (6.45%) Swagger
9 4 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (4.84%) CSS3
10 3 (4.84%) HTML5
10 3 (4.84%) XML
11 2 (3.23%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.13%) Algorithms
3 9 (14.52%) Data Structures
4 8 (12.90%) Clustering
5 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
5 6 (9.68%) Replication
5 6 (9.68%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (6.45%) Fintech
6 4 (6.45%) Mainframe
6 4 (6.45%) Tandem
7 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
7 3 (4.84%) User Experience
8 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
8 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (3.23%) Life Science
8 2 (3.23%) LIMS
8 2 (3.23%) NHS
8 2 (3.23%) VSAM
8 2 (3.23%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Android
2 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.84%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Unix
4 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.97%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (20.97%) Test Automation
3 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (19.35%) OO
3 12 (19.35%) Scrum
4 11 (17.74%) Risk Management
5 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (16.13%) OOA/OOD
5 10 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (14.52%) Web Development
7 8 (12.90%) Decision-Making
7 8 (12.90%) Kanban
7 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
7 8 (12.90%) MVC
7 8 (12.90%) RUP
7 8 (12.90%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 7 (11.29%) High Availability
8 7 (11.29%) Presales
8 7 (11.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 40 (64.52%) SQL
2 31 (50.00%) C#
3 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.81%) T-SQL
5 11 (17.74%) Java
6 8 (12.90%) PHP
6 8 (12.90%) PL/SQL
7 7 (11.29%) TypeScript
7 7 (11.29%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.23%) C++
8 2 (3.23%) COBOL
8 2 (3.23%) JCL
8 2 (3.23%) Perl
8 2 (3.23%) Python
8 2 (3.23%) R
8 2 (3.23%) REXX
8 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) MCP
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.23%) Master's Degree
3 2 (3.23%) PhD
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.23%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) AppDynamics
3 2 (3.23%) EMC
3 2 (3.23%) Google
3 2 (3.23%) Informatica
3 2 (3.23%) NetApp
3 2 (3.23%) Pega
3 2 (3.23%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.23%) SolarWinds
3 2 (3.23%) Splunk
3 2 (3.23%) Tableau
3 2 (3.23%) Teradata
3 2 (3.23%) Yahoo!
4 1 (1.61%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.61%) IBM
4 1 (1.61%) Syncsort
4 1 (1.61%) Talend