Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 34 40
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 261 294 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 4.75% 6.27% 5.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.43% 19.37% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 155 189 166
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,750 £26,950 £28,250
90th Percentile £62,000 £70,750 £63,750
UK 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 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 1,809 1,518 1,850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.93% 32.35% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,165 961 1,202
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +4.82% +3.75%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,300 £62,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +1.69%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -11 159 £42,750 -13.64% 19
Edinburgh -10 108 £38,250 -15.00% 32
Dundee -5 7 £23,500 -39.35% 1
Aberdeen -6 3 £32,500 +35.42% 1
Inverclyde +4 2 £32,500 -
West Lothian -6 1 £40,000 +18.52%
Fife -8 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £75,000 -
Stirling - 1 £57,500 -
Relational Database
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 137 (52.49%) SQL
2 124 (47.51%) RDBMS
3 119 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (36.78%) Java
5 75 (28.74%) TDD
6 68 (26.05%) JavaScript
7 62 (23.75%) Python
8 59 (22.61%) HTML
9 57 (21.84%) SQL Server
10 54 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
11 52 (19.92%) Oracle
12 49 (18.77%) Finance
13 48 (18.39%) CSS
14 45 (17.24%) C#
15 40 (15.33%) Microsoft
16 39 (14.94%) Linux
17 38 (14.56%) MVC
18 37 (14.18%) Scrum
19 35 (13.41%) Data Warehouse
19 35 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
20 34 (13.03%) .NET
21 32 (12.26%) Hibernate
21 32 (12.26%) Git (software)
21 32 (12.26%) NoSQL
22 30 (11.49%) MongoDB
23 29 (11.11%) HTML5
24 28 (10.73%) Spring
25 27 (10.34%) BDD
26 26 (9.96%) Degree
26 26 (9.96%) ASP.NET

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 8 (3.07%) CMS
1 8 (3.07%) JBoss
1 8 (3.07%) MQSeries
1 8 (3.07%) SAS
1 8 (3.07%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.30%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.30%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.30%) Umbraco
3 4 (1.53%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.53%) WordPress
4 3 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.15%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.38%) IIS
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.38%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 5 (1.92%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.15%) EngageOne
2 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.53%) GitHub
4 3 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.15%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.15%) Heroku
4 3 (1.15%) SaaS
5 2 (0.77%) Serverless
6 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.38%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.45%) SSL
2 6 (2.30%) DNS
2 6 (2.30%) HTTP
2 6 (2.30%) SMTP
3 4 (1.53%) IPsec
3 4 (1.53%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.15%) SNMP
5 2 (0.77%) DHCP
5 2 (0.77%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.38%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (47.51%) RDBMS
2 57 (21.84%) SQL Server
3 54 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (13.41%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (12.26%) NoSQL
6 30 (11.49%) MongoDB
7 25 (9.58%) Amazon Redshift
8 24 (9.20%) Oracle Database
9 19 (7.28%) MySQL
9 19 (7.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (4.98%) DB2
10 13 (4.98%) Oracle Database 12c
11 12 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (4.21%) Hadoop
12 11 (4.21%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (3.83%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (3.45%) TKPROF
15 8 (3.07%) Big Data
15 8 (3.07%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 32 (12.26%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.28%) JUnit
3 17 (6.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (3.83%) Moq
4 10 (3.83%) NUnit
5 9 (3.45%) JIRA
5 9 (3.45%) Subversion
5 9 (3.45%) Toad
6 8 (3.07%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.07%) Maven
6 8 (3.07%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.92%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.92%) Selenium
9 3 (1.15%) Ant
9 3 (1.15%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.15%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.15%) Mockito
10 2 (0.77%) PVCS
10 2 (0.77%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 49 (18.77%) Finance
2 8 (3.07%) Games
3 7 (2.68%) Local Government
4 5 (1.92%) Marketing
5 4 (1.53%) Banking
5 4 (1.53%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.53%) Legal
6 3 (1.15%) Advertising
6 3 (1.15%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.15%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.77%) Retail
8 1 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 140 (53.64%) Developer
2 63 (24.14%) Java Developer
3 44 (16.86%) Senior Developer
4 26 (9.96%) Analyst
5 24 (9.20%) Data Scientist
6 21 (8.05%) Senior Java Developer
7 19 (7.28%) .NET Developer
8 16 (6.13%) Software Developer
8 16 (6.13%) SQL Developer
9 13 (4.98%) Senior .NET Developer
10 12 (4.60%) Web Developer
11 11 (4.21%) Applications Developer
11 11 (4.21%) C# Developer
11 11 (4.21%) DBA
12 10 (3.83%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (3.83%) Data Analyst
12 10 (3.83%) PHP Developer
12 10 (3.83%) Software Engineer
13 9 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
13 9 (3.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (22.61%) HTML
2 48 (18.39%) CSS
3 34 (13.03%) .NET
4 32 (12.26%) Hibernate
5 29 (11.11%) HTML5
6 28 (10.73%) Spring
7 26 (9.96%) ASP.NET
8 24 (9.20%) XML
9 22 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (8.43%) Entity Framework
10 21 (8.05%) CSS3
11 20 (7.66%) jQuery
12 19 (7.28%) .NET Framework
12 19 (7.28%) J2EE
13 18 (6.90%) RESTful
14 15 (5.75%) Spring Boot
15 13 (4.98%) React
16 12 (4.60%) AngularJS
17 10 (3.83%) Middleware
17 10 (3.83%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.58%) Algorithms
2 20 (7.66%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.83%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.83%) Fintech
6 8 (3.07%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.07%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.92%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.53%) e-Learning
8 4 (1.53%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.53%) User Experience
9 2 (0.77%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.77%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.38%) Blog
10 1 (0.38%) Clustering
10 1 (0.38%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.38%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.38%) Replication
10 1 (0.38%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.94%) Linux
2 25 (9.58%) Unix
3 16 (6.13%) Windows
4 4 (1.53%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.53%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.77%) AIX
6 2 (0.77%) Android
6 2 (0.77%) CentOS
6 2 (0.77%) Solaris
7 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (28.74%) TDD
3 38 (14.56%) MVC
4 37 (14.18%) Scrum
5 35 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (10.34%) BDD
7 26 (9.96%) OO
8 25 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (9.58%) Machine Learning
8 25 (9.58%) Software Engineering
9 24 (9.20%) SDLC
9 24 (9.20%) Statistics
9 24 (9.20%) Test Automation
10 21 (8.05%) Unit Testing
11 20 (7.66%) Data Modelling
12 19 (7.28%) DevOps
12 19 (7.28%) Open Source
13 17 (6.51%) Web Development
14 16 (6.13%) ETL
15 15 (5.75%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 137 (52.49%) SQL
2 96 (36.78%) Java
3 68 (26.05%) JavaScript
4 62 (23.75%) Python
5 45 (17.24%) C#
6 19 (7.28%) PHP
7 18 (6.90%) PowerShell
8 16 (6.13%) PL/SQL
9 15 (5.75%) Ruby
10 10 (3.83%) C++
11 9 (3.45%) Perl
12 8 (3.07%) Shell Script
12 8 (3.07%) XPath
13 7 (2.68%) Bash Shell
14 6 (2.30%) Clojure
14 6 (2.30%) R
15 5 (1.92%) Scala
15 5 (1.92%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.15%) C
16 3 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (9.96%) Degree
2 14 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.45%) MCAD
3 9 (3.45%) MCSD
3 9 (3.45%) MCTS
4 6 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (1.92%) MCDBA
5 5 (1.92%) MCITP
6 4 (1.53%) RHCE
7 2 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.38%) PhD
8 1 (0.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.68%) QA
2 5 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.15%) SLA
4 1 (0.38%) BS7666
System Software
1 4 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.15%) Docker
3 2 (0.77%) LXC
3 2 (0.77%) NFS
3 2 (0.77%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.77%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.92%) Puppet
1 5 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (1.53%) CFEngine
2 4 (1.53%) Grafana
2 4 (1.53%) Nagios
2 4 (1.53%) ZABBIX
3 3 (1.15%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.77%) Ansible
4 2 (0.77%) Graphite
4 2 (0.77%) Icinga
4 2 (0.77%) Kibana
4 2 (0.77%) logstash
4 2 (0.77%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (19.92%) Oracle
2 40 (15.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.75%) Sybase
4 9 (3.45%) Xamarin
4 9 (3.45%) Zend
5 7 (2.68%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.30%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.92%) Informatica
8 3 (1.15%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.77%) Google
9 2 (0.77%) Guidewire
9 2 (0.77%) OpenText
9 2 (0.77%) Tableau
9 2 (0.77%) Vertica
10 1 (0.38%) Cognos
10 1 (0.38%) IBM
10 1 (0.38%) Talend
10 1 (0.38%) Teradata