Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Relational Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Relational Database over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 166 119
Rank change year-on-year +37 -47 -44
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 266 248 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.50% 1.96% 2.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.39% 6.01% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 228 185 278
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +10.03%
10th Percentile £29,925 £30,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £69,000 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Relational Database 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 3,171 4,125 4,288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.85% 32.54% 35.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,725 3,459 3,740
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £59,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in the North West

Relational Database
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Relational Database in the North West

Relational Database
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in the North West over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Relational Database in the North West

Relational Database
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 Relational Database within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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 +20 179 £50,000 +11.11% 32
Cheshire +17 43 £40,000 -5.88% 18
Lancashire +17 20 £36,000 -28.00% 3
Merseyside +16 18 £41,250 +17.86% 5
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 157 (59.02%) SQL
2 145 (54.51%) SQL Server
3 106 (39.85%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (34.96%) C#
5 87 (32.71%) JavaScript
6 85 (31.95%) Microsoft
7 74 (27.82%) NoSQL
8 64 (24.06%) RDBMS
8 64 (24.06%) Java
9 61 (22.93%) .NET
10 60 (22.56%) MySQL
11 58 (21.80%) T-SQL
12 51 (19.17%) Degree
13 49 (18.42%) OO
14 45 (16.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 43 (16.17%) Finance
15 43 (16.17%) Performance Tuning
16 42 (15.79%) MongoDB
16 42 (15.79%) RESTful
16 42 (15.79%) Software Engineering
17 41 (15.41%) HTML
18 40 (15.04%) PHP
18 40 (15.04%) Web Services
18 40 (15.04%) Python
18 40 (15.04%) Computer Science
19 38 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
19 38 (14.29%) CSS
20 37 (13.91%) ITIL
20 37 (13.91%) Microsoft Certification
20 37 (13.91%) Git (software)

Relational Database
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 12 (4.51%) Apache
2 8 (3.01%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.88%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.50%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.13%) CMS
5 3 (1.13%) IIS
5 3 (1.13%) nginx
5 3 (1.13%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.13%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.75%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.75%) SAS
6 2 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (4.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.75%) S-PLUS
2 2 (0.75%) SPSS
2 2 (0.75%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (3.76%) Magento
2 7 (2.63%) osCommerce
2 7 (2.63%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Maximo
4 1 (0.38%) Sage 500
4 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.38%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.76%) npm
3 10 (3.76%) Yarn
4 7 (2.63%) Serverless
5 6 (2.26%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (2.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.88%) OpenShift
7 4 (1.50%) GitHub
7 4 (1.50%) IaaS
8 2 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.75%) Office 365
8 2 (0.75%) PaaS
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.88%) AMQP
1 5 (1.88%) Broadband
1 5 (1.88%) Firewall
1 5 (1.88%) LAN
1 5 (1.88%) WAN
2 2 (0.75%) DHCP
2 2 (0.75%) DNS
2 2 (0.75%) Skype
2 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.38%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.38%) HTTP
3 1 (0.38%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (54.51%) SQL Server
2 74 (27.82%) NoSQL
3 64 (24.06%) RDBMS
4 60 (22.56%) MySQL
5 45 (16.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 42 (15.79%) MongoDB
7 38 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 31 (11.65%) SQL Server 2014
9 29 (10.90%) PostgreSQL
10 27 (10.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 25 (9.40%) OLTP
12 22 (8.27%) SQL Server 2012
13 19 (7.14%) MariaDB
14 18 (6.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 15 (5.64%) Apache Cassandra
16 14 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 13 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
18 10 (3.76%) DB2
19 8 (3.01%) Apache Hive
19 8 (3.01%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 37 (13.91%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 14 (5.26%) Maven
3 14 (5.26%) Selenium
4 10 (3.76%) Appium
4 10 (3.76%) Gradle
4 10 (3.76%) Protractor
5 5 (1.88%) Mocha
6 4 (1.50%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.50%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.13%) CA Release Automation
7 3 (1.13%) LabVIEW
7 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.13%) Subversion
8 2 (0.75%) Ant
8 2 (0.75%) git-flow
8 2 (0.75%) GitLab
8 2 (0.75%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.38%) JUnit
General
1 43 (16.17%) Finance
2 14 (5.26%) Retail
3 10 (3.76%) Banking
4 9 (3.38%) Advertising
5 8 (3.01%) Legal
6 7 (2.63%) Games
7 6 (2.26%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.26%) Law
7 6 (2.26%) Marketing
8 5 (1.88%) Publishing
9 3 (1.13%) Electronics
9 3 (1.13%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 135 (50.75%) Developer
2 46 (17.29%) DBA
3 36 (13.53%) C# Developer
4 32 (12.03%) SQL DBA
5 31 (11.65%) Java Developer
6 29 (10.90%) Administrator
7 27 (10.15%) SQL Developer
8 25 (9.40%) Senior Developer
9 23 (8.65%) C++ Developer
9 23 (8.65%) C++/C# Developer
9 23 (8.65%) PHP Developer
9 23 (8.65%) Python Developer
10 20 (7.52%) Analyst
10 20 (7.52%) Junior
10 20 (7.52%) Junior Developer
11 19 (7.14%) Graduate
11 19 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
11 19 (7.14%) Junior Java Developer
12 18 (6.77%) .NET Developer
12 18 (6.77%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (22.93%) .NET
2 42 (15.79%) RESTful
3 41 (15.41%) HTML
4 40 (15.04%) Web Services
5 38 (14.29%) CSS
6 36 (13.53%) jQuery
7 31 (11.65%) AngularJS
7 31 (11.65%) ASP.NET
8 26 (9.77%) Node.js
9 21 (7.89%) Ajax
10 19 (7.14%) React
11 18 (6.77%) SOAP
11 18 (6.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (6.02%) REST
12 16 (6.02%) XML
13 13 (4.89%) .NET Framework
13 13 (4.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (4.51%) HTML5
15 11 (4.14%) WinForms
16 10 (3.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.78%) Data Structures
2 32 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (10.90%) Algorithms
4 25 (9.40%) Fintech
5 20 (7.52%) User Experience
6 19 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
7 18 (6.77%) Derivative
8 10 (3.76%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.26%) Clustering
9 6 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.26%) Mainframe
9 6 (2.26%) Replication
10 5 (1.88%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.88%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.50%) Analytical Mindset
11 4 (1.50%) NHS
12 3 (1.13%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (1.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (1.13%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.78%) Linux
2 23 (8.65%) Windows
3 10 (3.76%) Unix
4 5 (1.88%) Android
4 5 (1.88%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (39.85%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (18.42%) OO
3 43 (16.17%) Performance Tuning
4 42 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 40 (15.04%) Computer Science
6 37 (13.91%) ITIL
7 32 (12.03%) Mentoring
8 30 (11.28%) SDLC
9 29 (10.90%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (10.90%) IT Strategy
9 29 (10.90%) Mathematics
10 25 (9.40%) Problem-Solving
10 25 (9.40%) Test Automation
11 24 (9.02%) Server Building
12 23 (8.65%) Web Development
13 21 (7.89%) Physics
13 21 (7.89%) Scrum
13 21 (7.89%) TDD
14 20 (7.52%) ETL
14 20 (7.52%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 157 (59.02%) SQL
2 93 (34.96%) C#
3 87 (32.71%) JavaScript
4 64 (24.06%) Java
5 58 (21.80%) T-SQL
6 40 (15.04%) PHP
6 40 (15.04%) Python
7 32 (12.03%) C++
8 26 (9.77%) R
9 18 (6.77%) TypeScript
10 11 (4.14%) VB.NET
11 9 (3.38%) VB
12 8 (3.01%) C
12 8 (3.01%) PL/SQL
12 8 (3.01%) Ruby
13 7 (2.63%) Go
13 7 (2.63%) VBA
14 6 (2.26%) Perl
14 6 (2.26%) Scala
15 5 (1.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 51 (19.17%) Degree
2 37 (13.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.88%) ISEB
4 5 (1.88%) MCP
4 5 (1.88%) PhD
5 3 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.75%) HNC
6 2 (0.75%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.38%) MCTS
7 1 (0.38%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.76%) QA
2 3 (1.13%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (10.15%) Docker
2 2 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.13%) BladeLogic
2 2 (0.75%) Ansible
2 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.75%) Puppet
2 2 (0.75%) SCCM
2 2 (0.75%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 85 (31.95%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.90%) Oracle
3 4 (1.50%) AppDynamics
3 4 (1.50%) Cloudera
3 4 (1.50%) Hortonworks
3 4 (1.50%) IBM
3 4 (1.50%) MapR
3 4 (1.50%) Splunk
3 4 (1.50%) Teradata
4 3 (1.13%) EMC
4 3 (1.13%) NetApp
4 3 (1.13%) Pega
4 3 (1.13%) ServiceNow
4 3 (1.13%) Sybase
5 2 (0.75%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.38%) BT
6 1 (0.38%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.38%) Sage
6 1 (0.38%) SAP
6 1 (0.38%) WorldPay