Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for RDBMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RDBMS over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 315 311
Rank change year-on-year +74 -4 -50
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 363 252 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.25% 0.87% 0.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.31% 2.79% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 306 196 260
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,625 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%

RDBMS 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 the South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 8,427 9,023 10,649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.93% 31.15% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7,059 7,724 9,357
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,163 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing RDBMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in the South East

RDBMS
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RDBMS in the South East.

Salary trend for RDBMS in the South East

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in the South East over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in the South East

RDBMS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
Thames Valley +84 198 £57,500 +21.05% 16
Berkshire +76 137 £60,000 -4.00% 10
Hampshire +2 74 £47,500 -9.52% 9
Surrey +28 50 £52,500 -4.55% 9
Oxfordshire +29 43 £50,000 -13.04% 4
West Sussex -6 28 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 18 £50,000 +6.38% 2
Kent +15 7 £27,000 -42.55% 1
East Sussex -30 6 £52,500 +40.00% 2
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing RDBMS 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 South East region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 363 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 173 (47.66%) Amazon AWS
3 161 (44.35%) SQL
4 156 (42.98%) SQL Server
5 151 (41.60%) NoSQL
6 146 (40.22%) Oracle
7 145 (39.94%) Agile Software Development
8 142 (39.12%) Java
9 139 (38.29%) JavaScript
10 121 (33.33%) .NET
11 102 (28.10%) Python
12 100 (27.55%) Linux
13 99 (27.27%) C#
14 95 (26.17%) Software Engineering
15 90 (24.79%) Microsoft
16 86 (23.69%) Unix
17 85 (23.42%) Microsoft Azure
18 80 (22.04%) Web Services
19 77 (21.21%) HTML
20 70 (19.28%) DevOps
21 69 (19.01%) ASP.NET
21 69 (19.01%) Scrum
22 67 (18.46%) TDD
22 67 (18.46%) AngularJS
23 60 (16.53%) Git (software)
24 59 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
24 59 (16.25%) Degree
24 59 (16.25%) MongoDB
25 56 (15.43%) Computer Science
26 55 (15.15%) MySQL

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 21 (5.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 18 (4.96%) WebLogic
3 12 (3.31%) OpenStack
4 10 (2.75%) Apache Spark
5 9 (2.48%) JBoss
6 6 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.65%) IPython
6 6 (1.65%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.38%) Apache Pig
7 5 (1.38%) Confluence
7 5 (1.38%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (1.10%) IIS
9 3 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.55%) Apache
10 2 (0.55%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.28%) nginx
11 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (5.23%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (3.86%) Oracle 11i
1 14 (3.86%) Oracle Applications
1 14 (3.86%) Oracle EBS
1 14 (3.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.55%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.28%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 173 (47.66%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (23.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (8.54%) Amazon EC2
3 31 (8.54%) Serverless
4 28 (7.71%) Amazon EMR
5 24 (6.61%) Amazon Kinesis
5 24 (6.61%) Amazon S3
5 24 (6.61%) Amazon SQS
5 24 (6.61%) AWS Lambda
5 24 (6.61%) Azure Active Directory
6 20 (5.51%) SaaS
7 17 (4.68%) Google Analytics
7 17 (4.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 16 (4.41%) PaaS
9 15 (4.13%) Office 365
10 12 (3.31%) GitHub
11 11 (3.03%) IaaS
12 5 (1.38%) OpenShift
13 4 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.28%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.61%) Network Security
2 6 (1.65%) Internet
3 4 (1.10%) HTTP
3 4 (1.10%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.10%) VPN
4 1 (0.28%) AMQP
4 1 (0.28%) Firewall
4 1 (0.28%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 363 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 156 (42.98%) SQL Server
3 151 (41.60%) NoSQL
4 59 (16.25%) MongoDB
5 55 (15.15%) MySQL
6 53 (14.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 42 (11.57%) Oracle Database
8 40 (11.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 37 (10.19%) PostgreSQL
10 36 (9.92%) Big Data
11 34 (9.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 28 (7.71%) Data Warehouse
13 25 (6.89%) Cosmos DB
14 24 (6.61%) Amazon RDS
14 24 (6.61%) Amazon Redshift
14 24 (6.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 21 (5.79%) SQL Server 2016
16 20 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 18 (4.96%) Hadoop
18 16 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 60 (16.53%) Git (software)
2 46 (12.67%) Jenkins
3 37 (10.19%) Maven
4 31 (8.54%) Subversion
5 28 (7.71%) JIRA
6 20 (5.51%) Bitbucket
7 15 (4.13%) Gradle
8 14 (3.86%) Eclipse
9 13 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (2.75%) Visual Studio
11 9 (2.48%) JUnit
11 9 (2.48%) SonarQube
12 7 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (1.93%) SoapUI
13 6 (1.65%) Cucumber
14 5 (1.38%) GitLab
14 5 (1.38%) Oracle APEX
14 5 (1.38%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (1.38%) Vagrant
14 5 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (7.99%) Finance
1 29 (7.99%) Retail
2 25 (6.89%) Electronics
3 14 (3.86%) Back Office
4 9 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.65%) Banking
5 6 (1.65%) Legal
5 6 (1.65%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.65%) Marketing
6 2 (0.55%) Automotive
6 2 (0.55%) Games
6 2 (0.55%) Law
7 1 (0.28%) Advertising
7 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 163 (44.90%) Developer
2 62 (17.08%) Java Developer
3 47 (12.95%) Senior Developer
4 46 (12.67%) Architect
4 46 (12.67%) DBA
5 41 (11.29%) Software Engineer
6 37 (10.19%) Software Developer
7 30 (8.26%) Python Developer
8 28 (7.71%) Cloud Architect
8 28 (7.71%) Solutions Architect
9 27 (7.44%) .NET Developer
10 26 (7.16%) Analyst
11 25 (6.89%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 24 (6.61%) AWS Developer
12 24 (6.61%) Lead Architect
12 24 (6.61%) Oracle DBA
12 24 (6.61%) Support Analyst
13 21 (5.79%) .NET Software Engineer
13 21 (5.79%) NoSQL Developer
14 20 (5.51%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (33.33%) .NET
2 80 (22.04%) Web Services
3 77 (21.21%) HTML
4 69 (19.01%) ASP.NET
5 67 (18.46%) AngularJS
6 52 (14.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 51 (14.05%) Spring
8 50 (13.77%) RESTful
9 49 (13.50%) CSS
10 43 (11.85%) .NET Framework
11 42 (11.57%) XML
12 41 (11.29%) HTML5
13 35 (9.64%) REST
14 34 (9.37%) React
15 28 (7.71%) jQuery
16 27 (7.44%) JSON
17 26 (7.16%) ASP.NET MVC
17 26 (7.16%) Node.js
18 22 (6.06%) CSS3
18 22 (6.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (15.43%) Computer Science
2 24 (6.61%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (4.96%) Algorithms
3 18 (4.96%) Virtual Team
4 17 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.31%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.65%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.65%) Fintech
8 5 (1.38%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.10%) Clustering
9 4 (1.10%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.10%) User Experience
10 3 (0.83%) PKI
10 3 (0.83%) Replication
11 2 (0.55%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.28%) Life Science
12 1 (0.28%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.28%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 100 (27.55%) Linux
2 86 (23.69%) Unix
3 24 (6.61%) Windows
4 14 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.75%) AIX
6 8 (2.20%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.38%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.28%) CentOS
8 1 (0.28%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.28%) Debian
8 1 (0.28%) Mesosphere
8 1 (0.28%) Solaris
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (39.94%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (26.17%) Software Engineering
3 70 (19.28%) DevOps
4 69 (19.01%) Scrum
5 67 (18.46%) TDD
6 59 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (14.05%) BDD
8 49 (13.50%) Microservices
9 48 (13.22%) MVC
10 45 (12.40%) Analytics
11 44 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
12 42 (11.57%) Test Automation
13 41 (11.29%) OO
14 39 (10.74%) Problem-Solving
15 36 (9.92%) Mathematics
16 32 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
17 31 (8.54%) Project Management
18 29 (7.99%) Multithreading
19 28 (7.71%) Machine Learning
20 27 (7.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 161 (44.35%) SQL
2 142 (39.12%) Java
3 139 (38.29%) JavaScript
4 102 (28.10%) Python
5 99 (27.27%) C#
6 45 (12.40%) Shell Script
7 41 (11.29%) PL/SQL
8 40 (11.02%) Scala
9 39 (10.74%) T-SQL
10 32 (8.82%) Java 8
11 21 (5.79%) F#
12 20 (5.51%) Ruby
13 16 (4.41%) Bash Shell
14 15 (4.13%) C
14 15 (4.13%) Kotlin
15 14 (3.86%) R
16 13 (3.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 11 (3.03%) PowerShell
18 10 (2.75%) Go
19 8 (2.20%) Cython
Qualifications
1 59 (16.25%) Degree
2 30 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (7.71%) MCSA
3 28 (7.71%) MCSE
4 21 (5.79%) Security Cleared
5 11 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (2.48%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (1.38%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.10%) MCDBA
9 3 (0.83%) TOGAF Certification
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.28%) OCA
11 1 (0.28%) OCP
11 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.34%) Data Quality
2 14 (3.86%) SLA
3 11 (3.03%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.48%) QA
5 4 (1.10%) PSD2
6 3 (0.83%) GDPR
7 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 23 (6.34%) Oracle RAC
3 20 (5.51%) Docker
4 14 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (2.20%) HDFS
6 7 (1.93%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.38%) KVM
7 5 (1.38%) oVirt
7 5 (1.38%) VirtualBox
8 4 (1.10%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (6.06%) Data Guard
2 16 (4.41%) Ansible
2 16 (4.41%) Kubernetes
3 15 (4.13%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (2.48%) Puppet
5 7 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (1.38%) rkt
7 4 (1.10%) Galera Cluster
7 4 (1.10%) Kibana
7 4 (1.10%) Oozie
7 4 (1.10%) Rundeck
7 4 (1.10%) Terraform
8 3 (0.83%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.55%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.28%) Control-M
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.28%) Unicenter
10 1 (0.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 146 (40.22%) Oracle
2 90 (24.79%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.23%) Google
4 17 (4.68%) Atlassian
5 16 (4.41%) Red Hat
6 14 (3.86%) VMware
7 8 (2.20%) ServiceNow
8 6 (1.65%) Informatica
8 6 (1.65%) Siebel
9 5 (1.38%) IBM
9 5 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.38%) SaltStack
9 5 (1.38%) SAP
9 5 (1.38%) Splunk
9 5 (1.38%) Trillium
10 4 (1.10%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.10%) CommVault
10 4 (1.10%) Hortonworks
10 4 (1.10%) Tableau
10 4 (1.10%) Teradata