Period
to 28 October 2021

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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > South East
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 351 243 339
Rank change year-on-year -108 +96 -83
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 109 46 175
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.60% 0.57% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.33% 2.00% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 59 20 141
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,500 £29,750
25th Percentile £45,625 £42,125 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £58,750 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.13% +11.90% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £69,375 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 4,669 2,305 6,453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.75% 28.36% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3,172 1,973 5,543
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,000 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing RDBMS as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing RDBMS in the South East.

Salary trend for RDBMS in the South East

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing RDBMS in the South East over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

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 28 October 2021. 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 -36 69 £60,000 +7.62% 5
Berkshire -35 51 £60,000 +46.34% 3
Buckinghamshire -37 19 £52,500 -25.00% 2
Surrey -69 19 £40,000 -46.67%
Hampshire -125 14 £48,750 -37.10% 5
West Sussex - 6 - - 1
Kent -41 2 £63,750 +27.50%
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 68 (62.39%) SQL
3 63 (57.80%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (53.21%) Linux
5 56 (51.38%) Oracle
6 47 (43.12%) SQL Server
7 44 (40.37%) Microsoft
8 42 (38.53%) Social Skills
9 41 (37.61%) Scrum
10 36 (33.03%) Problem-Solving
11 34 (31.19%) Oracle Database
12 30 (27.52%) JavaScript
13 28 (25.69%) Oracle Database 12c
13 28 (25.69%) Oracle Database 11g
14 27 (24.77%) HTML
14 27 (24.77%) Oracle Database 10g
15 26 (23.85%) Degree
16 25 (22.94%) Waterfall
16 25 (22.94%) PL/SQL
16 25 (22.94%) WebLogic
16 25 (22.94%) OO
16 25 (22.94%) Customer Requirements
17 24 (22.02%) HTML5
18 23 (21.10%) .NET
19 22 (20.18%) Java
20 21 (19.27%) C#
20 21 (19.27%) Finance
20 21 (19.27%) Mathematics
21 20 (18.35%) Computer Science
21 20 (18.35%) Windows

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 25 (22.94%) WebLogic
2 12 (11.01%) JBoss
2 12 (11.01%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.26%) IIS
4 4 (3.67%) Tornado
5 3 (2.75%) CMS
5 3 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.75%) WordPress
6 1 (0.92%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.92%) SPSS
2 1 (0.92%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.51%) AWS
2 16 (14.68%) Azure
3 6 (5.50%) GCP
3 6 (5.50%) SaaS
4 5 (4.59%) Apigee
4 5 (4.59%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 5 (4.59%) Azure Key Vault
4 5 (4.59%) IaaS
4 5 (4.59%) PaaS
5 4 (3.67%) GitHub
6 3 (2.75%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.83%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.09%) Firewall
2 8 (7.34%) SSL
3 6 (5.50%) HTTP
3 6 (5.50%) Network Security
3 6 (5.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.59%) VPN
5 2 (1.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 47 (43.12%) SQL Server
3 34 (31.19%) Oracle Database
4 28 (25.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 28 (25.69%) Oracle Database 12c
5 27 (24.77%) Oracle Database 10g
6 14 (12.84%) MySQL
6 14 (12.84%) NoSQL
7 8 (7.34%) CouchDB
8 7 (6.42%) Big Data
9 6 (5.50%) Data Lake
9 6 (5.50%) OLAP
10 5 (4.59%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (4.59%) Couchbase
10 5 (4.59%) MongoDB
11 4 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (2.75%) MariaDB
13 2 (1.83%) Power BI
13 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (15.60%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.50%) JIRA
2 6 (5.50%) SoapUI
3 4 (3.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.67%) Selenium
3 4 (3.67%) SpecFlow
4 3 (2.75%) Artifactory
4 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.83%) Fiddler
5 2 (1.83%) GitLab
5 2 (1.83%) IDA Disassembler
6 1 (0.92%) Appium
6 1 (0.92%) JBehave
General
1 42 (38.53%) Social Skills
2 21 (19.27%) Finance
3 18 (16.51%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (11.01%) Marketing
5 10 (9.17%) Telecoms
6 7 (6.42%) Electronics
6 7 (6.42%) Manufacturing
6 7 (6.42%) Public Sector
7 6 (5.50%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.83%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 2 (1.83%) Law
9 1 (0.92%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 60 (55.05%) Developer
2 25 (22.94%) Oracle Developer
3 12 (11.01%) Applications Developer
3 12 (11.01%) Senior Developer
3 12 (11.01%) Software Developer
4 11 (10.09%) Architect
4 11 (10.09%) Cloud Architect
5 10 (9.17%) Analyst
6 9 (8.26%) Applications Support
6 9 (8.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (8.26%) Support Analyst
7 8 (7.34%) Security Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) Python Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Cloud Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Python Software Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) QA Leader
9 6 (5.50%) Senior Architect
9 6 (5.50%) Senior Cloud Architect
9 6 (5.50%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (24.77%) HTML
2 24 (22.02%) HTML5
3 23 (21.10%) .NET
4 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET
5 13 (11.93%) AngularJS
5 13 (11.93%) React
6 12 (11.01%) .NET Core
6 12 (11.01%) GWT
6 12 (11.01%) Hibernate
6 12 (11.01%) Java EE
6 12 (11.01%) POJO
6 12 (11.01%) Servlets
7 9 (8.26%) CSS
7 9 (8.26%) Node.js
7 9 (8.26%) SOAP
7 9 (8.26%) Vue.js
8 7 (6.42%) Web Services
9 6 (5.50%) .NET Framework
9 6 (5.50%) Spring
9 6 (5.50%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) Algorithms
2 6 (5.50%) Cloud Native
2 6 (5.50%) Digital Media
2 6 (5.50%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (5.50%) User Experience
3 3 (2.75%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.83%) Clustering
4 2 (1.83%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 58 (53.21%) Linux
2 20 (18.35%) Windows
3 15 (13.76%) Unix
4 11 (10.09%) Windows Server
5 9 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.26%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (5.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (57.80%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (37.61%) Scrum
3 36 (33.03%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (22.94%) Customer Requirements
4 25 (22.94%) OO
4 25 (22.94%) Waterfall
5 21 (19.27%) Mathematics
6 20 (18.35%) Computer Science
7 18 (16.51%) Software Engineering
8 17 (15.60%) MVC
9 14 (12.84%) OOP
9 14 (12.84%) Software Testing
10 13 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (11.93%) Test Automation
11 12 (11.01%) OOD
11 12 (11.01%) TDD
12 11 (10.09%) Commercial Awareness
12 11 (10.09%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (10.09%) Microservices
13 10 (9.17%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 68 (62.39%) SQL
2 30 (27.52%) JavaScript
3 25 (22.94%) PL/SQL
4 22 (20.18%) Java
5 21 (19.27%) C#
6 16 (14.68%) Python
7 8 (7.34%) Cython
8 6 (5.50%) Perl
8 6 (5.50%) PHP
9 5 (4.59%) C
10 4 (3.67%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.67%) Kotlin
10 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.75%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.83%) C++
12 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (23.85%) Degree
2 19 (17.43%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (5.50%) CEH
3 6 (5.50%) CISA
3 6 (5.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (5.50%) GIAC
3 6 (5.50%) ISEB
3 6 (5.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.50%) OSCE
3 6 (5.50%) OSCP
4 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) QA
2 9 (8.26%) SLA
3 6 (5.50%) GDPR
3 6 (5.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (5.50%) NIST
System Software
1 14 (12.84%) Docker
2 4 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (11.93%) Kubernetes
2 7 (6.42%) Ansible
3 6 (5.50%) HP ALM
3 6 (5.50%) HP Fortify
3 6 (5.50%) Terraform
3 6 (5.50%) WebInspect
4 3 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.75%) Puppet
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 56 (51.38%) Oracle
2 44 (40.37%) Microsoft
3 17 (15.60%) Google
4 12 (11.01%) Red Hat
5 7 (6.42%) SAP
6 6 (5.50%) ArcSight
6 6 (5.50%) Black Duck
6 6 (5.50%) HP
6 6 (5.50%) Micro Focus
6 6 (5.50%) Qualys
6 6 (5.50%) Sonatype
6 6 (5.50%) Splunk
6 6 (5.50%) Tripwire
7 5 (4.59%) Lets Encrypt
7 5 (4.59%) Okta
8 4 (3.67%) VMware
9 3 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.75%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.83%) LexisNexis
10 2 (1.83%) RedGate