Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 45 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 314 315 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.81% 5.59% 5.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.81% 16.13% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 228 178 172
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +0.63%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,750 £26,300
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK 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 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 1,763 1,953 1,645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.60% 34.63% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,264 1,208 944
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% -1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £67,250 £64,125 £61,250
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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -11 180 £45,000 -4.26% 30
Edinburgh +6 113 £51,250 +28.13% 18
Dundee +19 8 £55,000 - 2
South Lanarkshire - 7 £55,000 - 3
West Lothian -23 2 £26,750 -33.13%
Aberdeen +1 1 £52,500 +61.54% 2
Aberdeenshire - 1 £37,500 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £25,000 -
Relational Database
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 219 (69.75%) SQL
2 160 (50.96%) Java
3 115 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (35.35%) TDD
5 105 (33.44%) RDBMS
5 105 (33.44%) OO
6 101 (32.17%) Test Automation
7 97 (30.89%) NoSQL
8 90 (28.66%) Finance
9 84 (26.75%) PostgreSQL
10 81 (25.80%) Python
10 81 (25.80%) Oracle
11 79 (25.16%) BDD
12 76 (24.20%) XML
13 75 (23.89%) JavaScript
14 69 (21.97%) Continuous Integration
15 68 (21.66%) C#
16 66 (21.02%) Unit Testing
17 64 (20.38%) HTML
18 62 (19.75%) Spring
18 62 (19.75%) Middleware
19 60 (19.11%) SQL Server
20 59 (18.79%) Apache Cassandra
20 59 (18.79%) Continuous Deployment
21 58 (18.47%) AngularJS
22 56 (17.83%) Refactoring
22 56 (17.83%) Hibernate
22 56 (17.83%) Microservices
23 54 (17.20%) CSS
24 51 (16.24%) MQSeries

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 51 (16.24%) MQSeries
2 12 (3.82%) JBoss
2 12 (3.82%) WebLogic
3 9 (2.87%) SAS
3 9 (2.87%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.87%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (2.23%) WildFly
5 6 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (1.59%) Apache
6 5 (1.59%) Confluence
6 5 (1.59%) IIS
7 4 (1.27%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.96%) CMS
8 3 (0.96%) Drupal
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (0.96%) WordPress
9 2 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.32%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 5 (1.59%) Magento
2 3 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.32%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 36 (11.46%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (7.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.55%) GitHub
3 8 (2.55%) OpenShift
4 3 (0.96%) Apigee
4 3 (0.96%) SaaS
4 3 (0.96%) Slack
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.32%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.32%) Force.com
5 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.32%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.96%) DNS
1 3 (0.96%) HTTP
1 3 (0.96%) Internet
1 3 (0.96%) iSCSI
1 3 (0.96%) SNMP
1 3 (0.96%) SSH
1 3 (0.96%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.64%) Intranet
2 2 (0.64%) VPN
3 1 (0.32%) AMQP
3 1 (0.32%) Firewall
3 1 (0.32%) PABX
3 1 (0.32%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (33.44%) RDBMS
2 97 (30.89%) NoSQL
3 84 (26.75%) PostgreSQL
4 60 (19.11%) SQL Server
5 59 (18.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 51 (16.24%) Bigtable
7 36 (11.46%) MySQL
8 31 (9.87%) MongoDB
9 27 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (6.05%) Oracle Database
11 14 (4.46%) DB2
12 12 (3.82%) Big Data
13 11 (3.50%) Power BI
14 10 (3.18%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (3.18%) Oracle Database 12c
15 7 (2.23%) MariaDB
15 7 (2.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 7 (2.23%) SAS EBI
15 7 (2.23%) SAS Visual Analytics
15 7 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 47 (14.97%) Git (software)
2 31 (9.87%) Subversion
3 22 (7.01%) Jenkins
4 19 (6.05%) Eclipse
5 18 (5.73%) JUnit
5 18 (5.73%) Selenium
6 16 (5.10%) Maven
7 13 (4.14%) JIRA
8 11 (3.50%) Ant
8 11 (3.50%) Bugzilla
8 11 (3.50%) Cucumber
9 10 (3.18%) Gradle
10 7 (2.23%) Android Studio
11 6 (1.91%) IntelliJ
12 5 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.59%) Visual Studio
13 4 (1.27%) Hudson
14 3 (0.96%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.96%) ClearCase
14 3 (0.96%) SoapUI
General
1 90 (28.66%) Finance
2 18 (5.73%) Banking
3 10 (3.18%) Games
4 6 (1.91%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.27%) Law
6 3 (0.96%) Marketing
7 2 (0.64%) Front Office
7 2 (0.64%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) German Language
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.32%) Local Government
8 1 (0.32%) Military
8 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 124 (39.49%) Developer
2 63 (20.06%) Java Developer
3 51 (16.24%) Python Engineer
4 46 (14.65%) Java Engineer
5 31 (9.87%) Software Engineer
6 19 (6.05%) Consultant
6 19 (6.05%) Senior Developer
7 18 (5.73%) Analyst
8 16 (5.10%) Software Developer
9 13 (4.14%) Architect
10 12 (3.82%) Administrator
10 12 (3.82%) C# Developer
10 12 (3.82%) Java Software Engineer
11 11 (3.50%) J2EE Developer
11 11 (3.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 10 (3.18%) AWS Developer
12 10 (3.18%) Business Consultant
12 10 (3.18%) Development Engineer
12 10 (3.18%) Full Stack Developer
12 10 (3.18%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (24.20%) XML
2 64 (20.38%) HTML
3 62 (19.75%) Middleware
3 62 (19.75%) Spring
4 58 (18.47%) AngularJS
5 56 (17.83%) Hibernate
6 54 (17.20%) CSS
7 51 (16.24%) XML Schema
8 34 (10.83%) J2EE
9 32 (10.19%) .NET
9 32 (10.19%) HTML5
10 30 (9.55%) React
10 30 (9.55%) Spring Boot
11 27 (8.60%) Java EE
11 27 (8.60%) Web Services
12 21 (6.69%) JSP
13 19 (6.05%) CSS3
13 19 (6.05%) Node.js
14 18 (5.73%) Ajax
14 18 (5.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.24%) Virtual Team
2 31 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (9.87%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (7.32%) Fintech
4 21 (6.69%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (5.73%) Computer Science
6 14 (4.46%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.50%) User Experience
8 10 (3.18%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.91%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.59%) Replication
11 4 (1.27%) CMDB
11 4 (1.27%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (1.27%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.27%) Reference Data
11 4 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (0.96%) Analytical Mindset
12 3 (0.96%) Cloud Native
12 3 (0.96%) Clustering
13 2 (0.64%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 42 (13.38%) Linux
2 26 (8.28%) Unix
3 20 (6.37%) Windows
4 13 (4.14%) Android
5 12 (3.82%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.27%) AIX
7 3 (0.96%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.64%) Tru64
8 2 (0.64%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (35.35%) TDD
3 105 (33.44%) OO
4 101 (32.17%) Test Automation
5 79 (25.16%) BDD
6 69 (21.97%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (21.02%) Unit Testing
8 59 (18.79%) Continuous Deployment
9 56 (17.83%) Microservices
9 56 (17.83%) Refactoring
10 51 (16.24%) Complex Event Processing
10 51 (16.24%) Domain Models
10 51 (16.24%) System Testing
11 50 (15.92%) Software Engineering
12 45 (14.33%) OOP
12 45 (14.33%) SDLC
13 38 (12.10%) Problem-Solving
14 37 (11.78%) Scrum
15 35 (11.15%) Analytics
16 32 (10.19%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 219 (69.75%) SQL
2 160 (50.96%) Java
3 81 (25.80%) Python
4 75 (23.89%) JavaScript
5 68 (21.66%) C#
6 51 (16.24%) XPath
7 34 (10.83%) C++
7 34 (10.83%) Ruby
8 23 (7.32%) PL/SQL
9 17 (5.41%) Java 8
10 16 (5.10%) Bash Shell
10 16 (5.10%) T-SQL
11 11 (3.50%) Scala
12 8 (2.55%) PHP
13 6 (1.91%) Clojure
13 6 (1.91%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.27%) VB
15 3 (0.96%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.96%) Korn
15 3 (0.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (8.28%) Degree
2 6 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.59%) OCP
3 5 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.27%) PhD
5 2 (0.64%) ISEB
5 2 (0.64%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.64%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.32%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.50%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.18%) QA
3 4 (1.27%) GDPR
4 3 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.32%) PMO
5 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (6.69%) Docker
2 7 (2.23%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.91%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.96%) NFS
4 3 (0.96%) Samba
5 1 (0.32%) HDFS
5 1 (0.32%) LXC
5 1 (0.32%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (3.18%) Kubernetes
2 7 (2.23%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.59%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.32%) Ansible
5 1 (0.32%) Grafana
5 1 (0.32%) Graphite
5 1 (0.32%) Kibana
5 1 (0.32%) Nagios
5 1 (0.32%) Oozie
5 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.32%) Puppet
5 1 (0.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 81 (25.80%) Oracle
2 19 (6.05%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.73%) Sybase
4 12 (3.82%) Cognos
5 11 (3.50%) Tableau
6 8 (2.55%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.23%) IBM
8 6 (1.91%) Solace
8 6 (1.91%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.27%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.27%) Zend
10 3 (0.96%) Google
10 3 (0.96%) Twitter
11 2 (0.64%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.64%) Yahoo!
12 1 (0.32%) Apple
12 1 (0.32%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.32%) OutlookSoft
12 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.32%) Sun