Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 30 44
Rank change year-on-year -13 +14 -17
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 306 403 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.64% 7.29% 5.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.19% 19.74% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 240 224 147
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +8.54% -3.22%
10th Percentile £31,235 £30,900 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £68,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,780 2,042 1,725
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.83% 36.94% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,315 1,258 933
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -4.60% +4.19%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,400 £67,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Relational Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in Scotland

Relational Database
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Relational Database in Scotland

Relational Database
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in Scotland over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Relational Database in Scotland

Relational Database
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Relational Database within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 25 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
Glasgow -15 189 £45,000 -10.00% 26
Edinburgh 0 105 £52,500 +32.91% 20
Dundee +14 5 £55,000 - 1
Aberdeen +3 2 £41,250 +68.37% 1
West Lothian -11 2 £26,750 -33.13% 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £25,000 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £37,500 -
Relational Database
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 202 (66.01%) SQL
2 156 (50.98%) Java
3 114 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
4 110 (35.95%) TDD
5 105 (34.31%) RDBMS
5 105 (34.31%) OO
6 92 (30.07%) Test Automation
7 90 (29.41%) Finance
8 89 (29.08%) NoSQL
9 83 (27.12%) Python
10 82 (26.80%) Continuous Deployment
11 81 (26.47%) XML
12 79 (25.82%) BDD
13 78 (25.49%) PostgreSQL
14 73 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
15 67 (21.90%) Unit Testing
16 66 (21.57%) Refactoring
16 66 (21.57%) Middleware
17 63 (20.59%) JavaScript
18 62 (20.26%) Oracle
18 62 (20.26%) Software Engineering
19 60 (19.61%) Linux
19 60 (19.61%) Apache Cassandra
20 58 (18.95%) Complex Event Processing
20 58 (18.95%) Bigtable
20 58 (18.95%) XPath
20 58 (18.95%) System Testing
20 58 (18.95%) MQSeries
20 58 (18.95%) XML Schema
20 58 (18.95%) Domain Models

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 58 (18.95%) MQSeries
2 17 (5.56%) JBoss
3 10 (3.27%) SAS
4 8 (2.61%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.61%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.63%) IIS
5 5 (1.63%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.31%) Apache
6 4 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.98%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.65%) CMS
8 2 (0.65%) Drupal
8 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.33%) Moodle
9 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.33%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.98%) Magento
1 3 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.59%) GitHub
2 11 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.98%) Force.com
4 2 (0.65%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.65%) SaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.33%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.31%) DNS
1 4 (1.31%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.98%) iSCSI
2 3 (0.98%) SNMP
2 3 (0.98%) SSH
3 2 (0.65%) HTTP
3 2 (0.65%) Internet
3 2 (0.65%) Intranet
3 2 (0.65%) SMS
4 1 (0.33%) ATM
4 1 (0.33%) DHCP
4 1 (0.33%) VPN
4 1 (0.33%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (34.31%) RDBMS
2 89 (29.08%) NoSQL
3 78 (25.49%) PostgreSQL
4 60 (19.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 58 (18.95%) Bigtable
6 51 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 29 (9.48%) Oracle Database
8 28 (9.15%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (7.52%) MongoDB
10 20 (6.54%) DB2
11 18 (5.88%) MySQL
12 15 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (4.90%) Oracle Database 12c
13 12 (3.92%) Star Schema
14 11 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (2.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 8 (2.61%) SAS EBI
15 8 (2.61%) SAS Visual Analytics
16 7 (2.29%) Big Data
16 7 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 20 (6.54%) Jenkins
3 18 (5.88%) JUnit
4 17 (5.56%) Subversion
5 16 (5.23%) Maven
6 15 (4.90%) Selenium
7 9 (2.94%) Bugzilla
7 9 (2.94%) JIRA
8 8 (2.61%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.29%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.96%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.31%) Ant
11 4 (1.31%) Gradle
11 4 (1.31%) Hudson
12 3 (0.98%) ClearCase
12 3 (0.98%) MagicDraw
12 3 (0.98%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.65%) Moq
13 2 (0.65%) TestComplete
General
1 90 (29.41%) Finance
2 24 (7.84%) Games
3 16 (5.23%) Banking
4 7 (2.29%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.31%) Law
6 3 (0.98%) Front Office
7 2 (0.65%) Legal
7 2 (0.65%) Marketing
7 2 (0.65%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.65%) Publishing
8 1 (0.33%) German Language
8 1 (0.33%) Local Government
8 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 117 (38.24%) Developer
2 56 (18.30%) Java Developer
3 54 (17.65%) Java Engineer
4 39 (12.75%) Python Engineer
4 39 (12.75%) Software Engineer
5 29 (9.48%) Java Software Engineer
6 21 (6.86%) Analyst
6 21 (6.86%) Software Developer
7 19 (6.21%) Senior Developer
8 16 (5.23%) Administrator
8 16 (5.23%) Consultant
9 15 (4.90%) DBA
10 12 (3.92%) Python Developer
10 12 (3.92%) Senior Java Developer
11 11 (3.59%) J2EE Developer
11 11 (3.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 11 (3.59%) Oracle DBA
11 11 (3.59%) Support Analyst
12 10 (3.27%) AWS Developer
12 10 (3.27%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (26.47%) XML
2 66 (21.57%) Middleware
3 58 (18.95%) XML Schema
4 54 (17.65%) Spring
5 48 (15.69%) Hibernate
6 31 (10.13%) HTML
7 30 (9.80%) AngularJS
8 28 (9.15%) J2EE
9 27 (8.82%) CSS
9 27 (8.82%) Web Services
10 26 (8.50%) React
11 23 (7.52%) Spring Boot
12 21 (6.86%) .NET
13 18 (5.88%) Java EE
14 16 (5.23%) RESTful
15 15 (4.90%) REST
16 14 (4.58%) HTML5
16 14 (4.58%) SOAP
17 12 (3.92%) Node.js
18 11 (3.59%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 58 (18.95%) Virtual Team
2 26 (8.50%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (4.90%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.90%) Fintech
6 9 (2.94%) Reference Data
6 9 (2.94%) User Experience
7 7 (2.29%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.96%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.63%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.63%) Replication
9 5 (1.63%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (0.98%) Clustering
11 3 (0.98%) CMDB
12 2 (0.65%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.65%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 60 (19.61%) Linux
2 33 (10.78%) Unix
3 19 (6.21%) Windows
4 7 (2.29%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.96%) AIX
6 5 (1.63%) Android
7 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.65%) Tru64
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (35.95%) TDD
3 105 (34.31%) OO
4 92 (30.07%) Test Automation
5 82 (26.80%) Continuous Deployment
6 79 (25.82%) BDD
7 73 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
8 67 (21.90%) Unit Testing
9 66 (21.57%) Refactoring
10 62 (20.26%) Software Engineering
11 58 (18.95%) Complex Event Processing
11 58 (18.95%) Domain Models
11 58 (18.95%) System Testing
12 47 (15.36%) SDLC
13 45 (14.71%) Microservices
14 42 (13.73%) OOP
15 38 (12.42%) Scrum
16 34 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
17 29 (9.48%) Analytics
17 29 (9.48%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 202 (66.01%) SQL
2 156 (50.98%) Java
3 83 (27.12%) Python
4 63 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 58 (18.95%) XPath
6 54 (17.65%) C#
7 38 (12.42%) C++
8 33 (10.78%) Ruby
9 25 (8.17%) Java 8
10 20 (6.54%) PL/SQL
11 16 (5.23%) T-SQL
12 13 (4.25%) PHP
13 12 (3.92%) Bash Shell
14 11 (3.59%) Clojure
15 8 (2.61%) Perl
16 7 (2.29%) Scala
17 4 (1.31%) Apex Code
17 4 (1.31%) Java 9
17 4 (1.31%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.31%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (5.88%) Degree
2 8 (2.61%) OCP
2 8 (2.61%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.98%) ISEB
4 3 (0.98%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.98%) PhD
5 2 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.33%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.59%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.29%) QA
3 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.65%) SLA
4 1 (0.33%) GDPR
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (3.27%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.96%) Docker
3 3 (0.98%) NFS
3 3 (0.98%) Samba
3 3 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.33%) HDFS
4 1 (0.33%) LXC
4 1 (0.33%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (3.92%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (3.27%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.98%) Ansible
3 3 (0.98%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.33%) Grafana
5 1 (0.33%) Graphite
5 1 (0.33%) Kibana
5 1 (0.33%) Nagios
5 1 (0.33%) Oozie
5 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.33%) Puppet
5 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 62 (20.26%) Oracle
2 26 (8.50%) Sybase
3 20 (6.54%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.94%) Cognos
5 8 (2.61%) IBM
6 6 (1.96%) Tableau
7 3 (0.98%) Apigee
7 3 (0.98%) Google
7 3 (0.98%) ServiceNow
7 3 (0.98%) Twitter
8 2 (0.65%) OutlookSoft
8 2 (0.65%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.65%) Solace
8 2 (0.65%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.65%) Yahoo!
8 2 (0.65%) Zend
9 1 (0.33%) Apple
9 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.33%) Sun