Period
to 16 May 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 16 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > South East
6 months to
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 307 260 301
Rank change year-on-year -47 +41 -30
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 71 169 231
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.53% 0.97% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.01% 3.74% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 41 146 190
10th Percentile " £30,625 £41,175
25th Percentile £52,500 £36,250 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £47,750 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.65% -13.18% +10.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £74,375 £65,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £78,750 £75,550
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +11.61% +1.82%

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 3,538 4,515 7,149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.54% 25.93% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,893 3,728 6,041
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £29,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,188 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £64,500 £63,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 16 May 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 16 May 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
Hampshire +13 26 £55,000 +69.23% 3
Surrey -6 22 £60,000 -22.58% 1
Thames Valley +8 16 £55,000 +4.76% 9
Berkshire +27 12 £55,000 +17.02% 5
West Sussex -14 5 £65,000 +52.94%
Buckinghamshire 0 4 £58,750 +11.90% 4
East Sussex +5 1 £55,000 -15.38%
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 16 May 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 71 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 53 (74.65%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (70.42%) SQL
4 39 (54.93%) SQL Server
5 31 (43.66%) JavaScript
6 30 (42.25%) Linux
7 27 (38.03%) C#
7 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
7 27 (38.03%) Degree
7 27 (38.03%) Test Automation
8 25 (35.21%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (35.21%) React
8 25 (35.21%) AngularJS
8 25 (35.21%) Scrum
9 24 (33.80%) .NET
9 24 (33.80%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (32.39%) Computer Science
10 23 (32.39%) .NET Framework
11 22 (30.99%) Entity Framework
11 22 (30.99%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (30.99%) HTML
11 22 (30.99%) OOP
11 22 (30.99%) OO
11 22 (30.99%) .NET Core
12 21 (29.58%) Oracle
12 21 (29.58%) CSS
12 21 (29.58%) Software Engineering
13 20 (28.17%) Artificial Intelligence
13 20 (28.17%) Ruby
13 20 (28.17%) Computer Science Degree

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 3 (4.23%) Apache
1 3 (4.23%) JBoss
2 2 (2.82%) CMS
2 2 (2.82%) Liferay
3 1 (1.41%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.41%) SAS
3 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.41%) SPSS
1 1 (1.41%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.76%) AWS
2 17 (23.94%) Azure
3 7 (9.86%) GCP
4 6 (8.45%) Azure Sentinel
4 6 (8.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.41%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) NuGet
5 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) Firewall
2 2 (2.82%) NAS
2 2 (2.82%) Network Security
2 2 (2.82%) SAN
2 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 39 (54.93%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.27%) MySQL
3 8 (11.27%) Oracle Database
4 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (8.45%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (8.45%) BigQuery
5 6 (8.45%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (8.45%) DataStage
5 6 (8.45%) DB2
5 6 (8.45%) NoSQL
5 6 (8.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (8.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (8.45%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (8.45%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (8.45%) QlikView
5 6 (8.45%) Snowflake Schema
5 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (8.45%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.04%) TeamCity
3 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.63%) Maven
3 4 (5.63%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (5.63%) Selenium
3 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio Coded UI
4 3 (4.23%) Artifactory
4 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.23%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.82%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.41%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (1.41%) JMeter
6 1 (1.41%) Subversion
6 1 (1.41%) TestRail
6 1 (1.41%) Tricentis qTest
6 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (35.21%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (23.94%) Social Skills
3 10 (14.08%) Finance
4 6 (8.45%) Documentation Skills
5 5 (7.04%) Law
6 2 (2.82%) French Language
6 2 (2.82%) German Language
6 2 (2.82%) Local Government
6 2 (2.82%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (69.01%) Developer
2 18 (25.35%) Ruby Developer
2 18 (25.35%) Software Developer
3 10 (14.08%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Senior Software Developer
5 7 (9.86%) DBA
6 4 (5.63%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (5.63%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Data Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (4.23%) Senior DBA
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 3 (4.23%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Python Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.21%) AngularJS
1 25 (35.21%) React
2 24 (33.80%) .NET
3 23 (32.39%) .NET Framework
4 22 (30.99%) .NET Core
4 22 (30.99%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (30.99%) Entity Framework
4 22 (30.99%) HTML
5 21 (29.58%) CSS
6 19 (26.76%) HTML5
7 18 (25.35%) ASP.NET
7 18 (25.35%) CSS3
7 18 (25.35%) KnockoutJS
7 18 (25.35%) Ruby on Rails
7 18 (25.35%) Vue.js
8 11 (15.49%) REST
9 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 6 (8.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 6 (8.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Virtual Team
2 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.04%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.23%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.23%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.41%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (42.25%) Linux
2 10 (14.08%) Unix
3 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.82%) CentOS
4 2 (2.82%) Debian
4 2 (2.82%) Solaris
4 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (74.65%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.03%) Test Automation
3 25 (35.21%) Scrum
4 24 (33.80%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (32.39%) Computer Science
6 22 (30.99%) OO
6 22 (30.99%) OOP
7 21 (29.58%) Software Engineering
8 20 (28.17%) Artificial Intelligence
9 19 (26.76%) Analytical Thinking
10 18 (25.35%) Creative Thinking
10 18 (25.35%) Data Privacy
10 18 (25.35%) Open Source
11 13 (18.31%) MVC
12 12 (16.90%) BDD
13 11 (15.49%) DevOps
13 11 (15.49%) TDD
14 10 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (14.08%) ETL
15 8 (11.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 50 (70.42%) SQL
2 31 (43.66%) JavaScript
3 27 (38.03%) C#
4 20 (28.17%) Ruby
5 9 (12.68%) Python
6 7 (9.86%) Java
6 7 (9.86%) PL/SQL
6 7 (9.86%) R
7 5 (7.04%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.23%) C
8 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.82%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.41%) Go
10 1 (1.41%) Groovy
10 1 (1.41%) PHP
10 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (38.03%) Degree
2 20 (28.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (25.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.63%) Master's Degree
5 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.82%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.82%) OCP
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) Docker
3 2 (2.82%) iptables
3 2 (2.82%) Postfix
3 2 (2.82%) Sendmail
3 2 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Data Guard
1 6 (8.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (7.04%) Ansible
2 5 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.04%) Puppet
3 2 (2.82%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 21 (29.58%) Oracle
3 8 (11.27%) Talend
4 6 (8.45%) Cognos
4 6 (8.45%) Google
4 6 (8.45%) Informatica
4 6 (8.45%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (8.45%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.23%) HP
5 3 (4.23%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.82%) EMC
6 2 (2.82%) NEC
6 2 (2.82%) NetApp
6 2 (2.82%) Northgate
6 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.82%) VMware
7 1 (1.41%) IBM