Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 39 28
Rank change year-on-year -6 -11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 307 293 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.49% 5.67% 7.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.90% 18.13% 22.08%
Number of salaries quoted 174 177 281
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.63% +5.58%
10th Percentile £30,750 £26,550 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,500 £70,000 £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 1931 1616 2043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 34.56% 31.28% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 959 1323
Scotland median annual salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +2 212 £44,000 -2.22% 6
Edinburgh +11 103 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Aberdeen -3 3 £32,500 - 1
Inverclyde +1 2 £32,500 -
West Lothian -5 2 £40,000 +31.15%
Dundee -6 2 - -
Midlothian -1 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Stirling - 1 £57,500 -
Relational Database
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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.

1 148 (48.21%) SQL
2 147 (47.88%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (46.58%) Java
4 134 (43.65%) RDBMS
5 91 (29.64%) TDD
6 83 (27.04%) SQL Server
7 71 (23.13%) C#
8 63 (20.52%) Finance
9 62 (20.20%) JavaScript
10 57 (18.57%) .NET
11 56 (18.24%) Linux
12 55 (17.92%) Microsoft
13 52 (16.94%) Python
14 51 (16.61%) Spring
15 50 (16.29%) HTML
16 48 (15.64%) Oracle
17 47 (15.31%) Hibernate
18 44 (14.33%) MVC
19 43 (14.01%) OO
20 41 (13.36%) Git (software)
21 40 (13.03%) Unix
21 40 (13.03%) Data Warehouse
22 38 (12.38%) CSS
23 37 (12.05%) ASP.NET
24 33 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
24 33 (10.75%) Unit Testing
25 32 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
25 32 (10.42%) Scrum
25 32 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
26 31 (10.10%) JUnit

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 10 (3.26%) JBoss
2 9 (2.93%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.61%) CMS
3 8 (2.61%) SAS
4 6 (1.95%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.63%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.30%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.33%) Apache
9 1 (0.33%) Confluence
9 1 (0.33%) IIS
9 1 (0.33%) nginx
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.33%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 5 (1.63%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.98%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.89%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.63%) GitHub
5 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.91%) HTTP
2 11 (3.58%) SSL
3 9 (2.93%) DNS
3 9 (2.93%) IPsec
3 9 (2.93%) SMTP
3 9 (2.93%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.65%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.65%) Internet
5 1 (0.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (43.65%) RDBMS
2 83 (27.04%) SQL Server
3 40 (13.03%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (9.12%) NoSQL
6 23 (7.49%) MongoDB
7 20 (6.51%) MySQL
8 19 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (5.86%) Amazon Redshift
9 18 (5.86%) Big Data
10 17 (5.54%) Oracle Database
11 16 (5.21%) DB2
12 14 (4.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (2.61%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (2.61%) QlikView
13 8 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (2.28%) Redis
14 7 (2.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 6 (1.95%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 41 (13.36%) Git (software)
2 31 (10.10%) JUnit
3 28 (9.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (6.19%) Moq
4 19 (6.19%) NUnit
5 14 (4.56%) Subversion
6 13 (4.23%) Maven
7 10 (3.26%) Cucumber
7 10 (3.26%) Visual Studio
8 9 (2.93%) Selenium
9 8 (2.61%) JIRA
10 7 (2.28%) Jenkins
10 7 (2.28%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (1.95%) Mockito
11 6 (1.95%) tSQLt
12 4 (1.30%) Ant
12 4 (1.30%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.65%) PVCS
13 2 (0.65%) Toad
13 2 (0.65%) Vagrant
General
1 63 (20.52%) Finance
2 20 (6.51%) Banking
3 11 (3.58%) Investment Banking
4 6 (1.95%) Games
5 5 (1.63%) Legal
6 3 (0.98%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.65%) Law
7 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.65%) Marketing
8 1 (0.33%) Back Office
8 1 (0.33%) Front Office
8 1 (0.33%) Local Government
8 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 192 (62.54%) Developer
2 85 (27.69%) Java Developer
3 68 (22.15%) Senior Developer
4 32 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 29 (9.45%) Software Developer
6 28 (9.12%) .NET Developer
7 25 (8.14%) Analyst
8 23 (7.49%) C# Developer
9 20 (6.51%) SQL Developer
10 17 (5.54%) Data Scientist
10 17 (5.54%) Senior .NET Developer
11 16 (5.21%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (4.89%) Applications Developer
12 15 (4.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 13 (4.23%) .NET Software Developer
13 13 (4.23%) ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (4.23%) DBA
13 13 (4.23%) DevOps Engineer
13 13 (4.23%) Senior C# Developer
14 11 (3.58%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (18.57%) .NET
2 51 (16.61%) Spring
3 50 (16.29%) HTML
4 47 (15.31%) Hibernate
5 38 (12.38%) CSS
6 37 (12.05%) ASP.NET
7 32 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (10.10%) J2EE
9 25 (8.14%) AngularJS
9 25 (8.14%) HTML5
10 24 (7.82%) .NET Framework
11 21 (6.84%) XML
12 20 (6.51%) Entity Framework
13 19 (6.19%) jQuery
14 17 (5.54%) CSS3
15 15 (4.89%) RESTful
16 14 (4.56%) React
17 12 (3.91%) Ajax
17 12 (3.91%) JSON
17 12 (3.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.47%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (6.84%) Algorithms
3 18 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.91%) User Experience
5 11 (3.58%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.58%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.28%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.63%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.30%) e-Learning
9 4 (1.30%) Fintech
9 4 (1.30%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.98%) Replication
11 2 (0.65%) Clustering
11 2 (0.65%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.65%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.33%) AS400
12 1 (0.33%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.33%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 56 (18.24%) Linux
2 40 (13.03%) Unix
3 28 (9.12%) Windows
4 3 (0.98%) AIX
4 3 (0.98%) Android
4 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.65%) Solaris
6 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.33%) SmartOS
6 1 (0.33%) Tru64
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (47.88%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (29.64%) TDD
3 44 (14.33%) MVC
4 43 (14.01%) OO
5 33 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (10.75%) Unit Testing
6 32 (10.42%) Scrum
7 29 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (9.45%) Data Modelling
8 28 (9.12%) OOD
9 27 (8.79%) Software Engineering
10 26 (8.47%) DevOps
10 26 (8.47%) SDLC
11 24 (7.82%) BDD
11 24 (7.82%) Machine Learning
12 23 (7.49%) Test Automation
13 22 (7.17%) Open Source
14 19 (6.19%) Statistics
15 17 (5.54%) Multithreading
16 16 (5.21%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (48.21%) SQL
2 143 (46.58%) Java
3 71 (23.13%) C#
4 62 (20.20%) JavaScript
5 52 (16.94%) Python
6 28 (9.12%) PowerShell
7 18 (5.86%) PHP
8 17 (5.54%) Perl
9 16 (5.21%) C++
10 14 (4.56%) PL/SQL
11 12 (3.91%) Bash Shell
11 12 (3.91%) Ruby
12 11 (3.58%) T-SQL
13 9 (2.93%) Shell Script
14 8 (2.61%) Scala
15 6 (1.95%) Clojure
16 4 (1.30%) C
16 4 (1.30%) Korn
16 4 (1.30%) R
17 3 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (9.77%) Degree
2 18 (5.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.23%) MCAD
3 13 (4.23%) MCSD
3 13 (4.23%) MCTS
4 7 (2.28%) RHCE
5 5 (1.63%) MCDBA
5 5 (1.63%) MCITP
6 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.89%) QA
2 5 (1.63%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.63%) SLA
3 2 (0.65%) MiFID
4 1 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.33%) EMIR
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.30%) Docker
3 2 (0.65%) LXC
3 2 (0.65%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.65%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (3.58%) Puppet
2 10 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.93%) Grafana
3 9 (2.93%) Nagios
3 9 (2.93%) ZABBIX
4 7 (2.28%) CFEngine
5 5 (1.63%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (1.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.30%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.65%) Graphite
7 2 (0.65%) Icinga
7 2 (0.65%) Kibana
7 2 (0.65%) logstash
8 1 (0.33%) Ansible
8 1 (0.33%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 55 (17.92%) Microsoft
2 48 (15.64%) Oracle
3 14 (4.56%) Informatica
3 14 (4.56%) Sybase
4 9 (2.93%) Xamarin
5 7 (2.28%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.28%) Zend
6 6 (1.95%) Atlassian
6 6 (1.95%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (0.98%) OpenText
7 3 (0.98%) Perforce
8 2 (0.65%) IBM
8 2 (0.65%) Tableau
9 1 (0.33%) Apple
9 1 (0.33%) Cognos
9 1 (0.33%) F5
9 1 (0.33%) Pega
9 1 (0.33%) SunGard