Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
England > North West
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 146 128
Rank change year-on-year +25 -18 -31
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 285 272 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.69% 2.23% 2.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.10% 6.99% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 176 228 263
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.80% -5.29% +8.97%
10th Percentile £30,250 £26,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,125 £58,750 £69,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -

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 2,822 3,890 4,550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 26.67% 31.89% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,167 3,366 3,872
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 0 156 £60,000 +41.18% 33
Lancashire +27 50 £32,803 -34.39% 3
Cheshire -1 39 £39,750 +6.00% 6
Merseyside -11 25 £41,250 -13.16% 7
Cumbria +6 11 £35,000 +42.86% 1
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 152 (53.33%) SQL
2 109 (38.25%) OO
3 103 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (31.93%) C#
5 89 (31.23%) SQL Server
6 87 (30.53%) Software Engineering
7 81 (28.42%) Microsoft
8 80 (28.07%) Java
9 74 (25.96%) OOP
10 70 (24.56%) Microsoft Azure
11 65 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
11 65 (22.81%) RDBMS
12 63 (22.11%) Git (software)
12 63 (22.11%) Problem-Solving
13 62 (21.75%) HTML
14 57 (20.00%) Python
15 56 (19.65%) Mentoring
16 55 (19.30%) Degree
17 54 (18.95%) MySQL
18 52 (18.25%) Data Warehouse
18 52 (18.25%) NoSQL
19 51 (17.89%) Business Intelligence
19 51 (17.89%) Finance
20 50 (17.54%) .NET
20 50 (17.54%) CSS
21 49 (17.19%) C++
22 47 (16.49%) TDD
22 47 (16.49%) DevOps
23 45 (15.79%) MongoDB
23 45 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 34 (11.93%) Cloud Foundry
2 15 (5.26%) JBoss
3 13 (4.56%) Apache Spark
4 10 (3.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (2.81%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.11%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.75%) Apache
7 5 (1.75%) Confluence
7 5 (1.75%) IIS
7 5 (1.75%) WordPress
8 4 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.05%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.70%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.70%) nginx
10 2 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.35%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (5.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (2.81%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.46%) Magento
1 7 (2.46%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (1.05%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 70 (24.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (13.68%) GitHub
4 36 (12.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 27 (9.47%) Power Platform
6 12 (4.21%) Azure Data Factory
7 7 (2.46%) PaaS
7 7 (2.46%) Serverless
8 5 (1.75%) SaaS
9 4 (1.40%) Azure Machine Learning
9 4 (1.40%) Office 365
10 3 (1.05%) Amazon S3
10 3 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.05%) Google Analytics
10 3 (1.05%) IaaS
11 1 (0.35%) Amazon SageMaker
11 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.35%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.35%) npm
11 1 (0.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 41 (14.39%) Broadband
2 5 (1.75%) FTP
3 3 (1.05%) Network Security
4 2 (0.70%) NAS
4 2 (0.70%) SAN
4 2 (0.70%) Wireless
5 1 (0.35%) HTTP
5 1 (0.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (31.23%) SQL Server
2 65 (22.81%) RDBMS
3 54 (18.95%) MySQL
4 52 (18.25%) Data Warehouse
4 52 (18.25%) NoSQL
5 45 (15.79%) MongoDB
5 45 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 42 (14.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 36 (12.63%) Neo4j
8 33 (11.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (9.47%) Power BI
10 16 (5.61%) Data Lake
11 14 (4.91%) Apache Hive
11 14 (4.91%) Oracle Database
12 13 (4.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 13 (4.56%) Oracle Reports
13 12 (4.21%) Hadoop
14 11 (3.86%) Azure SQL Database
14 11 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (3.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 63 (22.11%) Git (software)
2 36 (12.63%) GitLab
3 13 (4.56%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (4.56%) Subversion
4 12 (4.21%) JIRA
5 8 (2.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (2.81%) Zephyr
6 7 (2.46%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.75%) Android Studio
7 5 (1.75%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.75%) NetBeans
7 5 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (1.40%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.40%) Maven
9 2 (0.70%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.70%) RSpec
9 2 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
General
1 51 (17.89%) Finance
2 35 (12.28%) Retail
3 25 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.81%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.75%) Back Office
6 4 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.05%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.70%) Banking
8 2 (0.70%) Billing
8 2 (0.70%) Local Government
8 2 (0.70%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
9 1 (0.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 113 (39.65%) Developer
2 47 (16.49%) Software Engineer
3 38 (13.33%) Analyst
4 36 (12.63%) Java Developer
5 31 (10.88%) Python Developer
6 30 (10.53%) Junior
6 30 (10.53%) Junior Developer
7 29 (10.18%) Graduate
7 29 (10.18%) Graduate Developer
8 27 (9.47%) C# Developer
9 26 (9.12%) C++ Developer
9 26 (9.12%) C++/C# Developer
9 26 (9.12%) C++/Java Developer
9 26 (9.12%) Graduate C# Developer
9 26 (9.12%) Graduate C++ Developer
9 26 (9.12%) Graduate Java Developer
9 26 (9.12%) Junior C# Developer
9 26 (9.12%) Junior C++ Developer
9 26 (9.12%) Junior Java Developer
9 26 (9.12%) Junior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (21.75%) HTML
2 50 (17.54%) .NET
2 50 (17.54%) CSS
3 38 (13.33%) RESTful
4 36 (12.63%) HTML5
5 34 (11.93%) React Native
6 24 (8.42%) XML
7 19 (6.67%) Web Services
8 18 (6.32%) Ajax
8 18 (6.32%) JSP
8 18 (6.32%) SOAP
9 15 (5.26%) REST
10 12 (4.21%) AngularJS
10 12 (4.21%) Node.js
11 11 (3.86%) ASP.NET
11 11 (3.86%) jQuery
12 10 (3.51%) J2EE
13 9 (3.16%) Hibernate
13 9 (3.16%) JSF
13 9 (3.16%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 65 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (15.44%) Mobile App
3 36 (12.63%) Data Structures
4 34 (11.93%) Cloud Native
5 33 (11.58%) Algorithms
6 30 (10.53%) User Experience
7 26 (9.12%) Derivative
7 26 (9.12%) Hedge funds
8 7 (2.46%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.75%) CCTV
9 5 (1.75%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.75%) Replication
9 5 (1.75%) Smart Meter
10 4 (1.40%) Clustering
10 4 (1.40%) e-Learning
10 4 (1.40%) iPad
10 4 (1.40%) Life Science
10 4 (1.40%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.05%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.05%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.23%) Windows
2 28 (9.82%) Linux
3 11 (3.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (3.16%) Unix
4 9 (3.16%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.11%) Solaris
6 5 (1.75%) Android
6 5 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.70%) VME
8 1 (0.35%) AIX
8 1 (0.35%) CentOS
8 1 (0.35%) Debian
8 1 (0.35%) HPUX
8 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (38.25%) OO
2 103 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (30.53%) Software Engineering
4 74 (25.96%) OOP
5 63 (22.11%) Problem-Solving
6 56 (19.65%) Mentoring
7 51 (17.89%) Business Intelligence
8 47 (16.49%) DevOps
8 47 (16.49%) TDD
9 45 (15.79%) Computer Science
10 44 (15.44%) SOA
11 43 (15.09%) ETL
12 39 (13.68%) Software Delivery
13 38 (13.33%) Microservices
14 36 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (11.93%) Line Management
15 34 (11.93%) Pair Programming
16 32 (11.23%) Test Automation
17 30 (10.53%) Fintech
18 29 (10.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 152 (53.33%) SQL
2 91 (31.93%) C#
3 80 (28.07%) Java
4 57 (20.00%) Python
5 49 (17.19%) C++
6 27 (9.47%) R
7 26 (9.12%) T-SQL
8 24 (8.42%) JavaScript
9 16 (5.61%) PL/SQL
10 14 (4.91%) Shell Script
11 12 (4.21%) PowerShell
12 11 (3.86%) PHP
13 10 (3.51%) U-SQL
14 7 (2.46%) Scala
14 7 (2.46%) VB.NET
15 6 (2.11%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.75%) C
17 4 (1.40%) Perl
17 4 (1.40%) Ruby
18 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 55 (19.30%) Degree
2 7 (2.46%) HND
2 7 (2.46%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.75%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.40%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.05%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.35%) OCP
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.46%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.75%) QA
3 3 (1.05%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.75%) Docker
2 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.81%) HP ALM
2 6 (2.11%) Data Guard
2 6 (2.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 6 (2.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.40%) SCCM
4 3 (1.05%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.70%) Ambari
6 1 (0.35%) Ansible
6 1 (0.35%) Control-M
6 1 (0.35%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 81 (28.42%) Microsoft
2 42 (14.74%) Oracle
3 39 (13.68%) Google
4 19 (6.67%) Pega
4 19 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (4.56%) Cognos
5 13 (4.56%) Tableau
6 12 (4.21%) Informatica
7 11 (3.86%) CA
8 8 (2.81%) Databricks
8 8 (2.81%) HP
8 8 (2.81%) IBM
9 7 (2.46%) Netezza
10 6 (2.11%) Zend
11 4 (1.40%) Apple
11 4 (1.40%) Virgin Media
12 3 (1.05%) Marketo
12 3 (1.05%) SAP
13 2 (0.70%) Hortonworks
13 2 (0.70%) Talend