Period
to 26 September 2017

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 26 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
England > North West
6 months to
26 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 103 97
Rank change year-on-year -37 -6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 306 344 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.33% 2.89% 2.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.80% 8.73% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 250 285 319
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,500 £62,500 £50,700
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 4497 3941 4613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 34.20% 33.11% 35.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 3395 3932
North West median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -

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 26 September 2017.

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 26 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 -18 230 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Cheshire -20 51 £42,500 +21.43% 5
Merseyside -12 19 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Lancashire -10 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2017, IT jobs citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 181 (59.15%) SQL
2 150 (49.02%) SQL Server
3 133 (43.46%) Java
4 121 (39.54%) Agile Software Development
5 109 (35.62%) RDBMS
6 103 (33.66%) JavaScript
7 99 (32.35%) HTML
8 95 (31.05%) .NET
9 86 (28.10%) Finance
10 81 (26.47%) Degree
11 76 (24.84%) Windows
12 74 (24.18%) OO
12 74 (24.18%) CSS
12 74 (24.18%) Business Intelligence
13 73 (23.86%) Marketing
14 72 (23.53%) Python
15 67 (21.90%) Unix
15 67 (21.90%) jQuery
16 66 (21.57%) Web Services
17 64 (20.92%) Oracle
17 64 (20.92%) Analytics
18 63 (20.59%) C#
18 63 (20.59%) C++
19 62 (20.26%) Software Engineering
20 61 (19.93%) Big Data
21 59 (19.28%) Linux
21 59 (19.28%) Spring
22 57 (18.63%) TDD
22 57 (18.63%) Scrum
22 57 (18.63%) Open Source

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 38 (12.42%) Apache Spark
2 12 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.92%) WebSphere
3 11 (3.59%) Apache
4 10 (3.27%) Apache Pig
5 9 (2.94%) OpenEdge
5 9 (2.94%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.61%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.96%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.63%) SAS
10 3 (0.98%) CMS
10 3 (0.98%) Confluence
10 3 (0.98%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.65%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.33%) Drupal
12 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.33%) Mule
12 1 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (3.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.29%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.98%) S-PLUS
3 3 (0.98%) SPSS
3 3 (0.98%) Stata
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.61%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.31%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.31%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.98%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.65%) Magento
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 51 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (12.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (10.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (3.92%) Amazon S3
4 12 (3.92%) Amazon SQS
4 12 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (2.29%) GitHub
6 3 (0.98%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.33%) Office 365
7 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.17%) HTTP
2 12 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.59%) Ethernet
3 11 (3.59%) Internet
3 11 (3.59%) RS-232
4 7 (2.29%) SMS
5 6 (1.96%) IMAP
5 6 (1.96%) SMTP
5 6 (1.96%) SS7
6 1 (0.33%) SAN
6 1 (0.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (49.02%) SQL Server
2 109 (35.62%) RDBMS
3 61 (19.93%) Big Data
4 52 (16.99%) Hadoop
5 51 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 44 (14.38%) MySQL
7 35 (11.44%) MongoDB
8 30 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (4.90%) CouchDB
11 15 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (4.58%) DB2
12 14 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (4.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 13 (4.25%) Oracle Database
14 12 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
14 12 (3.92%) Apache Hive
14 12 (3.92%) Data Mining
14 12 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 50 (16.34%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.17%) Jenkins
3 20 (6.54%) Maven
3 20 (6.54%) Visual Studio
4 18 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 16 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (4.25%) PHPUnit
7 12 (3.92%) MSTest
7 12 (3.92%) NUnit
8 11 (3.59%) Gradle
8 11 (3.59%) JUnit
8 11 (3.59%) Microsoft Blend
8 11 (3.59%) MSI
8 11 (3.59%) NuGet
8 11 (3.59%) WiX
9 9 (2.94%) Bitbucket
10 7 (2.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (2.29%) Subversion
11 6 (1.96%) JIRA
11 6 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 86 (28.10%) Finance
2 73 (23.86%) Marketing
3 53 (17.32%) Manufacturing
4 52 (16.99%) Telecoms
5 47 (15.36%) Electronics
6 15 (4.90%) Banking
6 15 (4.90%) Law
7 13 (4.25%) Retail
8 7 (2.29%) Legal
9 6 (1.96%) Advertising
10 4 (1.31%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.98%) Games
12 2 (0.65%) Automotive
13 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 160 (52.29%) Developer
2 51 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 46 (15.03%) .NET Developer
4 40 (13.07%) Software Engineer
5 38 (12.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (12.42%) C# Developer
6 34 (11.11%) Architect
7 22 (7.19%) ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (7.19%) Cloud Architect
7 22 (7.19%) DevOps Architect
7 22 (7.19%) Lead DevOps
8 21 (6.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
10 17 (5.56%) Software Developer
11 16 (5.23%) PHP Developer
12 14 (4.58%) Cloud Engineer
12 14 (4.58%) Cloud Software Engineer
12 14 (4.58%) Java Engineer
13 13 (4.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 13 (4.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (32.35%) HTML
2 95 (31.05%) .NET
3 74 (24.18%) CSS
4 67 (21.90%) jQuery
5 66 (21.57%) Web Services
6 59 (19.28%) Spring
7 48 (15.69%) HTML5
8 44 (14.38%) XML
9 42 (13.73%) Hibernate
10 41 (13.40%) AngularJS
11 37 (12.09%) CSS3
12 34 (11.11%) ASP.NET
13 32 (10.46%) RESTful
14 31 (10.13%) J2EE
14 31 (10.13%) Node.js
15 24 (7.84%) RabbitMQ
16 23 (7.52%) JSON
16 23 (7.52%) SOAP
17 22 (7.19%) Backbone.js
17 22 (7.19%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (11.76%) Public Cloud
3 31 (10.13%) Data Structures
4 30 (9.80%) Computer Science
5 17 (5.56%) User Experience
6 15 (4.90%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (4.58%) Algorithms
8 11 (3.59%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 11 (3.59%) Internet of Things
9 9 (2.94%) Mobile App
9 9 (2.94%) Renewable Energy
10 7 (2.29%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.29%) PKI
11 6 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.96%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (1.63%) RIA
13 3 (0.98%) iPad
13 3 (0.98%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.98%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 76 (24.84%) Windows
2 67 (21.90%) Unix
3 59 (19.28%) Linux
4 13 (4.25%) Android
4 13 (4.25%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.59%) Mac OS
5 11 (3.59%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 9 (2.94%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (39.54%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (24.18%) Business Intelligence
2 74 (24.18%) OO
3 64 (20.92%) Analytics
4 62 (20.26%) Software Engineering
5 57 (18.63%) Open Source
5 57 (18.63%) Scrum
5 57 (18.63%) TDD
6 55 (17.97%) DevOps
6 55 (17.97%) Machine Learning
7 51 (16.67%) MVC
8 50 (16.34%) Test Automation
9 47 (15.36%) Digital Marketing
10 46 (15.03%) Programme Management
11 41 (13.40%) Unit Testing
12 40 (13.07%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (11.11%) Data Analytics
14 31 (10.13%) Microservices
14 31 (10.13%) SDLC
15 29 (9.48%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 181 (59.15%) SQL
2 133 (43.46%) Java
3 103 (33.66%) JavaScript
4 72 (23.53%) Python
5 63 (20.59%) C#
5 63 (20.59%) C++
6 42 (13.73%) Shell Script
7 36 (11.76%) Go
8 33 (10.78%) PHP
9 29 (9.48%) C
10 21 (6.86%) Ruby
11 19 (6.21%) VB
12 17 (5.56%) VB.NET
13 13 (4.25%) T-SQL
14 11 (3.59%) XAML
15 8 (2.61%) R
16 7 (2.29%) MATLAB
16 7 (2.29%) Scala
17 6 (1.96%) Perl
17 6 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (26.47%) Degree
2 18 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (3.27%) DV Cleared
4 10 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.94%) MCP
6 6 (1.96%) ISEB
6 6 (1.96%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.96%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (1.96%) PhD
7 4 (1.31%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.98%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.33%) MCPD
9 1 (0.33%) MCSD
9 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.25%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.96%) WAI
3 5 (1.63%) COBIT
4 3 (0.98%) QA
4 3 (0.98%) SLA
5 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (5.56%) Docker
2 8 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 40 (13.07%) Puppet
2 39 (12.75%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (11.76%) Ansible
4 22 (7.19%) Mesos
5 1 (0.33%) Consul
5 1 (0.33%) Kibana
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.33%) Oozie
5 1 (0.33%) Packer
5 1 (0.33%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 64 (20.92%) Oracle
2 54 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 46 (15.03%) SAP
4 36 (11.76%) Google
5 9 (2.94%) Sybase
6 8 (2.61%) VMware
7 7 (2.29%) Teradata
8 6 (1.96%) Tableau
9 5 (1.63%) Perforce
10 4 (1.31%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.31%) Informatica
11 3 (0.98%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.98%) Splunk
11 3 (0.98%) Sun
11 3 (0.98%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.65%) hybris
12 2 (0.65%) IBM
12 2 (0.65%) Progress
13 1 (0.33%) Netezza
13 1 (0.33%) Vertica