Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 52 34
Rank change year-on-year +8 -18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 277 260 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.46% 4.76% 6.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.68% 14.46% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 200 154 186
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.51% -6.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,813 £31,250 £27,875
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,375 £71,875
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 1,661 1,798 1,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.76% 32.89% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,180 1,158 945
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,250 £62,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.38% +1.05% +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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 +4 166 £45,000 +5.88% 18
Edinburgh -15 89 £50,000 +25.00% 22
South Lanarkshire - 9 £55,000 -
Dundee +13 6 £55,000 +134.04% 2
Stirling +7 1 - -
Fife +2 1 - - 1
Aberdeen -5 1 £52,500 +61.54%
Aberdeenshire - 1 £37,500 -
Relational Database
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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.

1 183 (66.06%) SQL
2 133 (48.01%) Java
3 106 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (35.74%) Test Automation
5 96 (34.66%) OO
6 93 (33.57%) RDBMS
7 91 (32.85%) NoSQL
8 90 (32.49%) TDD
9 86 (31.05%) Oracle
10 80 (28.88%) PostgreSQL
11 79 (28.52%) Finance
12 78 (28.16%) HTML
12 78 (28.16%) Python
13 68 (24.55%) SQL Server
14 67 (24.19%) JavaScript
14 67 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
15 66 (23.83%) AngularJS
16 65 (23.47%) BDD
17 62 (22.38%) C#
18 61 (22.02%) CSS
19 60 (21.66%) Middleware
20 57 (20.58%) XML
20 57 (20.58%) Unit Testing
21 53 (19.13%) Apache Cassandra
22 50 (18.05%) SDLC
23 48 (17.33%) Git (software)
24 47 (16.97%) Microservices
24 47 (16.97%) Spring
25 46 (16.61%) MySQL
25 46 (16.61%) Refactoring

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 43 (15.52%) MQSeries
2 13 (4.69%) WebLogic
3 11 (3.97%) WebSphere
3 11 (3.97%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (3.97%) WildFly
4 8 (2.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (2.17%) Confluence
6 5 (1.81%) JBoss
6 5 (1.81%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.44%) Apache
7 4 (1.44%) SAS
7 4 (1.44%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.08%) concrete5
8 3 (1.08%) Drupal
8 3 (1.08%) IIS
8 3 (1.08%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.08%) WordPress
9 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.72%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.81%) Magento
2 2 (0.72%) Cognos Planning
2 2 (0.72%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.36%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 44 (15.88%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.89%) OpenShift
4 6 (2.17%) SaaS
5 3 (1.08%) Apigee
5 3 (1.08%) GitHub
5 3 (1.08%) Slack
6 1 (0.36%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.72%) DNS
1 2 (0.72%) HTTP
1 2 (0.72%) iSCSI
1 2 (0.72%) SSH
1 2 (0.72%) TCP/IP
1 2 (0.72%) VPN
2 1 (0.36%) AMQP
2 1 (0.36%) Firewall
2 1 (0.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.36%) PABX
2 1 (0.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (33.57%) RDBMS
2 91 (32.85%) NoSQL
3 80 (28.88%) PostgreSQL
4 68 (24.55%) SQL Server
5 53 (19.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 46 (16.61%) MySQL
7 43 (15.52%) Bigtable
8 26 (9.39%) MongoDB
9 22 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (5.42%) Big Data
10 15 (5.42%) MariaDB
11 13 (4.69%) Hadoop
12 10 (3.61%) Power BI
13 9 (3.25%) Oracle Database
14 7 (2.53%) Pentaho
15 5 (1.81%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (1.81%) DB2
15 5 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
16 4 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
16 4 (1.44%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 48 (17.33%) Git (software)
2 29 (10.47%) Subversion
3 24 (8.66%) Eclipse
4 21 (7.58%) Jenkins
4 21 (7.58%) Selenium
5 14 (5.05%) Ant
5 14 (5.05%) JUnit
6 12 (4.33%) Gradle
6 12 (4.33%) JIRA
7 11 (3.97%) Android Studio
8 9 (3.25%) Cucumber
8 9 (3.25%) IntelliJ
8 9 (3.25%) Maven
9 8 (2.89%) Bugzilla
10 7 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.81%) jMock
11 5 (1.81%) Moq
11 5 (1.81%) MSTest
11 5 (1.81%) NUnit
11 5 (1.81%) TeamCity
General
1 79 (28.52%) Finance
2 12 (4.33%) Banking
3 5 (1.81%) Legal
4 4 (1.44%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.44%) Games
5 3 (1.08%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.08%) Marketing
6 2 (0.72%) Front Office
6 2 (0.72%) Law
6 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Local Government
7 1 (0.36%) Military
7 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 110 (39.71%) Developer
2 46 (16.61%) Python Engineer
3 40 (14.44%) Java Developer
4 31 (11.19%) Java Engineer
5 23 (8.30%) Software Engineer
6 21 (7.58%) Software Developer
7 17 (6.14%) Architect
8 16 (5.78%) C# Developer
9 14 (5.05%) Analyst
9 14 (5.05%) Consultant
9 14 (5.05%) Tester
10 13 (4.69%) Automation Tester
10 13 (4.69%) Python Developer
11 12 (4.33%) Development Engineer
11 12 (4.33%) Senior Developer
12 11 (3.97%) Full Stack Developer
13 10 (3.61%) Business Consultant
13 10 (3.61%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 9 (3.25%) Principal Software Engineer
14 9 (3.25%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (28.16%) HTML
2 66 (23.83%) AngularJS
3 61 (22.02%) CSS
4 60 (21.66%) Middleware
5 57 (20.58%) XML
6 47 (16.97%) Spring
7 43 (15.52%) XML Schema
8 41 (14.80%) Hibernate
9 36 (13.00%) HTML5
10 33 (11.91%) .NET
11 28 (10.11%) Spring Boot
12 27 (9.75%) J2EE
13 24 (8.66%) React
14 21 (7.58%) Java EE
15 20 (7.22%) CSS3
15 20 (7.22%) jQuery
15 20 (7.22%) JSP
16 18 (6.50%) EJB
16 18 (6.50%) Node.js
17 17 (6.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.52%) Virtual Team
2 26 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.58%) Management Information System
4 19 (6.86%) Fintech
5 18 (6.50%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (3.97%) Algorithms
6 11 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.97%) User Experience
7 6 (2.17%) Replication
8 4 (1.44%) CMDB
9 3 (1.08%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.08%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.08%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.08%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.72%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (0.72%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.72%) PKI
10 2 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.03%) Linux
2 20 (7.22%) Unix
3 15 (5.42%) Android
4 14 (5.05%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.69%) Windows
6 2 (0.72%) AIX
6 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.36%) Solaris
7 1 (0.36%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (35.74%) Test Automation
3 96 (34.66%) OO
4 90 (32.49%) TDD
5 67 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
6 65 (23.47%) BDD
7 57 (20.58%) Unit Testing
8 50 (18.05%) SDLC
9 47 (16.97%) Microservices
10 46 (16.61%) Refactoring
11 45 (16.25%) System Testing
12 44 (15.88%) Continuous Deployment
13 43 (15.52%) Complex Event Processing
13 43 (15.52%) Domain Models
14 35 (12.64%) OOP
15 34 (12.27%) Analytics
15 34 (12.27%) DevOps
15 34 (12.27%) Problem-Solving
16 33 (11.91%) Software Engineering
17 32 (11.55%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 183 (66.06%) SQL
2 133 (48.01%) Java
3 78 (28.16%) Python
4 67 (24.19%) JavaScript
5 62 (22.38%) C#
6 43 (15.52%) XPath
7 33 (11.91%) C++
8 26 (9.39%) Ruby
9 17 (6.14%) Bash Shell
10 16 (5.78%) PL/SQL
11 15 (5.42%) T-SQL
12 10 (3.61%) PHP
12 10 (3.61%) Scala
13 8 (2.89%) Java 8
13 8 (2.89%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.81%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.08%) ES6
15 3 (1.08%) Perl
15 3 (1.08%) VB
16 2 (0.72%) Korn
Qualifications
1 29 (10.47%) Degree
2 4 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.72%) OCP
3 2 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (0.72%) PhD
3 2 (0.72%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.36%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.05%) QA
2 11 (3.97%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.53%) GDPR
4 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (10.11%) Docker
2 9 (3.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.72%) NFS
4 2 (0.72%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (4.69%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.08%) Puppet
3 3 (1.08%) Terraform
4 2 (0.72%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 86 (31.05%) Oracle
2 21 (7.58%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.33%) Cognos
3 12 (4.33%) Tableau
4 10 (3.61%) Solace
4 10 (3.61%) TIBCO
5 8 (2.89%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.89%) Sybase
6 4 (1.44%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.44%) Zend
7 3 (1.08%) IBM
7 3 (1.08%) SAP
8 2 (0.72%) Ab Initio
8 2 (0.72%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.72%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.72%) Twitter
9 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.36%) Ceridian
9 1 (0.36%) Sencha