Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 26 44
Rank change year-on-year -20 +18 -19
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 324 430 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.60% 8.30% 5.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.14% 21.86% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 251 214 162
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +23.46% -4.71%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,500 £26,300
90th Percentile £68,750 £78,300 £63,750
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 1,890 1,967 1,852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.65% 37.96% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,358 1,220 1,009
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £63,950
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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -23 196 £45,000 -14.29% 13
Edinburgh -3 129 £42,500 - 18
Aberdeen - 4 £46,250 -
West Lothian 0 3 £27,500 -
Dundee +13 2 £31,547 - 2
Midlothian -2 2 £38,000 +26.67%
Scottish Borders - 2 £25,000 - 2
Relational Database
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 211 (65.12%) SQL
2 151 (46.60%) Java
3 112 (34.57%) RDBMS
4 108 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 105 (32.41%) OO
6 98 (30.25%) TDD
7 97 (29.94%) Finance
8 86 (26.54%) XML
9 82 (25.31%) Test Automation
9 82 (25.31%) NoSQL
10 81 (25.00%) Python
10 81 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
11 80 (24.69%) Unit Testing
12 79 (24.38%) BDD
13 74 (22.84%) Continuous Integration
13 74 (22.84%) PostgreSQL
14 67 (20.68%) Refactoring
15 64 (19.75%) Linux
15 64 (19.75%) Middleware
16 63 (19.44%) Oracle
17 62 (19.14%) SQL Server
17 62 (19.14%) Apache Cassandra
18 61 (18.83%) JavaScript
19 60 (18.52%) C#
20 59 (18.21%) Software Engineering
21 58 (17.90%) MQSeries
21 58 (17.90%) XML Schema
21 58 (17.90%) Complex Event Processing
21 58 (17.90%) Bigtable
21 58 (17.90%) XPath

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 (17.90%) MQSeries
2 15 (4.63%) SAS
3 14 (4.32%) JBoss
4 8 (2.47%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.16%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.85%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.93%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.62%) Apache
9 2 (0.62%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.62%) IIS
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.62%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.31%) CMS
10 1 (0.31%) Confluence
10 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.31%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.31%) EngageOne
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.31%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.70%) GitHub
2 11 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.62%) Force.com
4 2 (0.62%) NuGet
4 2 (0.62%) PaaS
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.31%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.31%) SaaS
5 1 (0.31%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.54%) HTTP
2 2 (0.62%) DNS
2 2 (0.62%) Internet
2 2 (0.62%) Intranet
2 2 (0.62%) SMS
2 2 (0.62%) SNMP
2 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.31%) ATM
3 1 (0.31%) DHCP
3 1 (0.31%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.31%) SSH
3 1 (0.31%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (34.57%) RDBMS
2 82 (25.31%) NoSQL
3 74 (22.84%) PostgreSQL
4 62 (19.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 62 (19.14%) SQL Server
5 58 (17.90%) Bigtable
6 33 (10.19%) Oracle Database
7 28 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (8.33%) DB2
9 25 (7.72%) MongoDB
10 20 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (5.25%) Oracle Database 11g
12 16 (4.94%) Oracle Database 12c
13 14 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (4.01%) MySQL
15 12 (3.70%) Star Schema
16 9 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
17 8 (2.47%) KDB
18 6 (1.85%) Snowflake Schema
18 6 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (7.72%) Git (software)
2 23 (7.10%) JUnit
3 17 (5.25%) Maven
4 16 (4.94%) Jenkins
5 15 (4.63%) Selenium
6 12 (3.70%) Moq
6 12 (3.70%) Visual Studio
7 11 (3.40%) NUnit
8 9 (2.78%) Subversion
9 8 (2.47%) Bugzilla
9 8 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (2.16%) Hudson
10 7 (2.16%) JIRA
11 6 (1.85%) Eclipse
11 6 (1.85%) Gradle
12 5 (1.54%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.93%) SoapUI
13 3 (0.93%) TestComplete
14 2 (0.62%) Ant
14 2 (0.62%) MagicDraw
General
1 97 (29.94%) Finance
2 21 (6.48%) Games
3 16 (4.94%) Banking
4 8 (2.47%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.16%) Legal
6 3 (0.93%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.93%) Publishing
7 2 (0.62%) Front Office
7 2 (0.62%) Law
7 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.62%) Marketing
8 1 (0.31%) Advertising
8 1 (0.31%) Billing
8 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.31%) German Language
8 1 (0.31%) Local Government
8 1 (0.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 130 (40.12%) Developer
2 58 (17.90%) Java Developer
3 47 (14.51%) Java Engineer
4 40 (12.35%) Analyst
4 40 (12.35%) Software Engineer
5 34 (10.49%) Java Software Engineer
5 34 (10.49%) Software Developer
6 24 (7.41%) DBA
7 22 (6.79%) Senior Developer
8 21 (6.48%) Python Engineer
9 17 (5.25%) Administrator
9 17 (5.25%) Programmer
9 17 (5.25%) Python Developer
10 15 (4.63%) Python Programmer
10 15 (4.63%) Senior Java Developer
11 14 (4.32%) Support Analyst
12 11 (3.40%) Oracle DBA
13 9 (2.78%) Applications Support
13 9 (2.78%) Data Analyst
13 9 (2.78%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (26.54%) XML
2 64 (19.75%) Middleware
3 58 (17.90%) XML Schema
4 46 (14.20%) Spring
5 34 (10.49%) Hibernate
6 33 (10.19%) .NET
7 32 (9.88%) Web Services
8 26 (8.02%) HTML
9 25 (7.72%) CSS
10 23 (7.10%) SOAP
11 22 (6.79%) J2EE
11 22 (6.79%) React
12 20 (6.17%) AngularJS
12 20 (6.17%) REST
13 19 (5.86%) .NET Framework
14 18 (5.56%) Spring Boot
15 16 (4.94%) Java EE
15 16 (4.94%) JSON
15 16 (4.94%) RESTful
16 14 (4.32%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 58 (17.90%) Virtual Team
2 25 (7.72%) Greenfield Project
3 24 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.40%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.47%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.16%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.16%) Fintech
8 6 (1.85%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.85%) User Experience
9 5 (1.54%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.23%) Replication
10 4 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.93%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.62%) Clustering
12 2 (0.62%) Derivative
12 2 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.62%) OTC Derivatives
13 1 (0.31%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 64 (19.75%) Linux
2 32 (9.88%) Unix
3 21 (6.48%) Windows
4 10 (3.09%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.85%) AIX
5 6 (1.85%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.54%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.23%) Android
8 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.31%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (32.41%) OO
3 98 (30.25%) TDD
4 82 (25.31%) Test Automation
5 81 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 80 (24.69%) Unit Testing
7 79 (24.38%) BDD
8 74 (22.84%) Continuous Integration
9 67 (20.68%) Refactoring
10 59 (18.21%) Software Engineering
11 58 (17.90%) Complex Event Processing
11 58 (17.90%) Domain Models
11 58 (17.90%) System Testing
12 46 (14.20%) SDLC
13 44 (13.58%) Scrum
14 43 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (11.11%) Microservices
16 35 (10.80%) ETL
17 34 (10.49%) Problem-Solving
18 31 (9.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 211 (65.12%) SQL
2 151 (46.60%) Java
3 81 (25.00%) Python
4 61 (18.83%) JavaScript
5 60 (18.52%) C#
6 58 (17.90%) XPath
7 37 (11.42%) C++
8 30 (9.26%) Ruby
9 28 (8.64%) Java 8
10 19 (5.86%) PL/SQL
11 17 (5.25%) T-SQL
12 12 (3.70%) Clojure
12 12 (3.70%) Perl
13 8 (2.47%) PHP
14 7 (2.16%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.85%) Java 9
15 6 (1.85%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.54%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.54%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.23%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (3.70%) Degree
2 7 (2.16%) OCP
2 7 (2.16%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.54%) MCDBA
4 5 (1.54%) MCITP
5 4 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.23%) ISEB
5 4 (1.23%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.62%) PhD
7 2 (0.62%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.62%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.85%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.93%) QA
3 2 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.62%) EMIR
3 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.62%) MiFID
3 2 (0.62%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) GDPR
4 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.93%) Docker
4 1 (0.31%) HDFS
4 1 (0.31%) LXC
4 1 (0.31%) NFS
4 1 (0.31%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.31%) Samba
4 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (3.40%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (3.09%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.93%) Ansible
4 2 (0.62%) Puppet
4 2 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.31%) Grafana
5 1 (0.31%) Graphite
5 1 (0.31%) Kibana
5 1 (0.31%) Nagios
5 1 (0.31%) Oozie
5 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 63 (19.44%) Oracle
2 33 (10.19%) Microsoft
3 29 (8.95%) Sybase
4 7 (2.16%) Informatica
5 6 (1.85%) Tableau
5 6 (1.85%) Talend
6 5 (1.54%) CA
7 4 (1.23%) IBM
7 4 (1.23%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.23%) SolarWinds
8 3 (0.93%) Cognos
8 3 (0.93%) Google
8 3 (0.93%) Vertica
9 2 (0.62%) OutlookSoft
9 2 (0.62%) Perforce
9 2 (0.62%) Twitter
9 2 (0.62%) Yahoo!
10 1 (0.31%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.31%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.31%) Sun