Period
to 26 May 2019

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 26 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > South East
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 292 261 345
Rank change year-on-year -31 +84 -79
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 232 356 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.89% 1.16% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.27% 3.88% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 191 299 160
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £40,000 £34,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,500 £70,000 £63,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 7,101 9,179 8,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.22% 29.98% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5,951 7,828 7,467
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,575 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 26 May 2019.

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 26 May 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
Thames Valley +9 102 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Berkshire -6 63 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Surrey +15 42 £57,500 +16.16%
Hampshire -55 36 £60,000 +26.32% 1
West Sussex -14 28 £52,000 +22.35%
Oxfordshire +46 26 £52,500 +5.00%
East Sussex +32 22 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 13 £52,500 - 1
Kent +10 2 £50,000 -16.67%
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, 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.

1 232 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 141 (60.78%) SQL
3 122 (52.59%) Oracle
4 114 (49.14%) SQL Server
5 97 (41.81%) Java
6 78 (33.62%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (28.45%) Amazon AWS
8 61 (26.29%) Linux
9 58 (25.00%) MySQL
10 53 (22.84%) Python
11 52 (22.41%) Spring
12 51 (21.98%) Docker
13 50 (21.55%) DevOps
14 49 (21.12%) PostgreSQL
14 49 (21.12%) Windows
14 49 (21.12%) .NET
15 41 (17.67%) JavaScript
15 41 (17.67%) Puppet
16 37 (15.95%) Microsoft Azure
16 37 (15.95%) Microsoft
17 36 (15.52%) C#
17 36 (15.52%) Enterprise Software
18 35 (15.09%) Perl
18 35 (15.09%) Tomcat
18 35 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
19 34 (14.66%) MVC
19 34 (14.66%) PowerShell
20 33 (14.22%) Degree
20 33 (14.22%) Unix
21 32 (13.79%) Hibernate

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 35 (15.09%) Tomcat
2 27 (11.64%) WebLogic
3 24 (10.34%) JBoss
4 15 (6.47%) OpenStack
5 14 (6.03%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (3.88%) Apache
7 8 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (3.45%) WebSphere
8 6 (2.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (2.16%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (1.72%) IIS
10 4 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.86%) Anypoint
12 1 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.43%) LiveCycle
12 1 (0.43%) nginx
12 1 (0.43%) SAS
12 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (6.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.43%) SPSS
3 1 (0.43%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 66 (28.45%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (15.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (12.93%) SaaS
4 15 (6.47%) OpenShift
5 11 (4.74%) Serverless
6 7 (3.02%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (3.02%) Amazon EMR
6 7 (3.02%) Amazon Kinesis
6 7 (3.02%) Amazon S3
6 7 (3.02%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (3.02%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (3.02%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (3.02%) Office 365
6 7 (3.02%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.29%) PaaS
8 2 (0.86%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.43%) Datadog
9 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.43%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.48%) TCP/IP
2 20 (8.62%) Firewall
3 7 (3.02%) Network Security
4 6 (2.59%) HTTP
4 6 (2.59%) NAS
4 6 (2.59%) SAN
5 2 (0.86%) DNS
5 2 (0.86%) LTE
6 1 (0.43%) CDMA
6 1 (0.43%) GSM
6 1 (0.43%) Internet
6 1 (0.43%) IPsec
6 1 (0.43%) MPLS
6 1 (0.43%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.43%) SSL
6 1 (0.43%) UMTS
6 1 (0.43%) VPN
6 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 114 (49.14%) SQL Server
3 58 (25.00%) MySQL
4 49 (21.12%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (12.07%) NoSQL
6 24 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (10.34%) Oracle Database
7 14 (6.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (6.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (5.60%) Big Data
9 12 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (4.74%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (4.74%) MongoDB
11 9 (3.88%) Cosmos DB
11 9 (3.88%) DB2
12 7 (3.02%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (3.02%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (3.02%) Power BI
13 6 (2.59%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 14 (6.03%) Jenkins
2 9 (3.88%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.88%) Maven
3 8 (3.45%) ReSharper
3 8 (3.45%) SonarQube
3 8 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.16%) JUnit
5 4 (1.72%) Ant
5 4 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.72%) Subversion
6 3 (1.29%) git-flow
6 3 (1.29%) JIRA
7 2 (0.86%) Toad
8 1 (0.43%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.43%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.43%) Geb
8 1 (0.43%) GoogleTest
8 1 (0.43%) Mockito
8 1 (0.43%) Spock
8 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (10.34%) Finance
2 11 (4.74%) Retail
3 7 (3.02%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.16%) Publishing
5 4 (1.72%) Back Office
6 3 (1.29%) Law
6 3 (1.29%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.86%) Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 110 (47.41%) Developer
2 45 (19.40%) Java Developer
3 32 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
4 30 (12.93%) Senior Developer
5 29 (12.50%) DBA
6 24 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
7 22 (9.48%) SQL DBA
8 19 (8.19%) Software Developer
9 18 (7.76%) Architect
10 15 (6.47%) Angular Developer
10 15 (6.47%) DevOps Engineer
10 15 (6.47%) JavaScript Developer
11 14 (6.03%) Administrator
11 14 (6.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 14 (6.03%) Site Reliability Engineer
11 14 (6.03%) Solutions Architect
11 14 (6.03%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (5.60%) C# Developer
12 13 (5.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 13 (5.60%) Open Source Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (22.41%) Spring
2 49 (21.12%) .NET
3 32 (13.79%) Hibernate
4 27 (11.64%) AngularJS
4 27 (11.64%) Web Services
5 23 (9.91%) ASP.NET
6 21 (9.05%) HTML
7 20 (8.62%) REST
8 19 (8.19%) .NET Framework
8 19 (8.19%) J2EE
9 18 (7.76%) CSS
10 17 (7.33%) Spring Boot
11 16 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
12 15 (6.47%) RESTful
12 15 (6.47%) Spring MVC
13 14 (6.03%) JMS
14 12 (5.17%) Struts
15 10 (4.31%) jQuery
16 9 (3.88%) WCF
17 8 (3.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.52%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.03%) Data Centre
3 14 (6.03%) Private Cloud
3 14 (6.03%) Replication
4 12 (5.17%) Mobile App
5 10 (4.31%) User Experience
6 9 (3.88%) NHS
7 7 (3.02%) Clustering
7 7 (3.02%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.16%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.72%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.72%) Fintech
9 4 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.29%) Blog
10 3 (1.29%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.86%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 61 (26.29%) Linux
2 49 (21.12%) Windows
3 33 (14.22%) Unix
4 15 (6.47%) DC/OS
4 15 (6.47%) Mesosphere
5 12 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (4.74%) Android
6 11 (4.74%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.59%) AIX
8 3 (1.29%) CentOS
8 3 (1.29%) ThreadX
8 3 (1.29%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.86%) Solaris
10 1 (0.43%) Debian
10 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (33.62%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (21.55%) DevOps
3 35 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
4 34 (14.66%) MVC
5 32 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
6 30 (12.93%) Data Modelling
7 29 (12.50%) OO
8 26 (11.21%) ETL
9 25 (10.78%) Computer Science
9 25 (10.78%) Mentoring
10 22 (9.48%) Microservices
11 20 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (8.62%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 20 (8.62%) Web Operations
12 19 (8.19%) Software Engineering
12 19 (8.19%) TDD
12 19 (8.19%) Test Automation
13 18 (7.76%) E-Commerce
13 18 (7.76%) Migration
13 18 (7.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 141 (60.78%) SQL
2 97 (41.81%) Java
3 53 (22.84%) Python
4 41 (17.67%) JavaScript
5 36 (15.52%) C#
6 35 (15.09%) Perl
7 34 (14.66%) PowerShell
8 26 (11.21%) Ruby
9 24 (10.34%) PL/SQL
10 23 (9.91%) Shell Script
11 21 (9.05%) Bash Shell
12 12 (5.17%) T-SQL
13 8 (3.45%) PHP
13 8 (3.45%) VB.NET
14 7 (3.02%) Scala
15 6 (2.59%) C
16 5 (2.16%) C++
17 4 (1.72%) Groovy
17 4 (1.72%) Java 9
18 2 (0.86%) Lua
Qualifications
1 33 (14.22%) Degree
2 25 (10.78%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (4.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (3.88%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.02%) MCSA
6 7 (3.02%) MCSE
7 4 (1.72%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.31%) QA
2 7 (3.02%) GDPR
2 7 (3.02%) SLA
3 4 (1.72%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.43%) PSD2
System Software
1 51 (21.98%) Docker
2 21 (9.05%) Oracle RAC
2 21 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.90%) Active Directory
4 13 (5.60%) Xen
5 1 (0.43%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.43%) PowerDNS
5 1 (0.43%) RHEV
5 1 (0.43%) Varnish
5 1 (0.43%) vCloud
5 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 41 (17.67%) Puppet
2 31 (13.36%) Kubernetes
3 29 (12.50%) Ansible
4 15 (6.47%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (6.47%) Terraform
5 11 (4.74%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (2.16%) Nagios
7 2 (0.86%) Icinga
7 2 (0.86%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.43%) FlexNet
8 1 (0.43%) Graphite
8 1 (0.43%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.43%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.43%) rkt
Vendors
1 122 (52.59%) Oracle
2 37 (15.95%) Microsoft
3 21 (9.05%) VMware
4 15 (6.47%) Red Hat
5 13 (5.60%) Atlassian
5 13 (5.60%) Ivanti
6 11 (4.74%) Sybase
7 10 (4.31%) Sun
8 9 (3.88%) SAP
9 8 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (2.59%) OutSystems
11 5 (2.16%) Tableau
12 4 (1.72%) MuleSoft
12 4 (1.72%) Splunk
13 3 (1.29%) Ab Initio
13 3 (1.29%) Barracuda Networks
13 3 (1.29%) QNX
13 3 (1.29%) Teradata
14 2 (0.86%) Google
14 2 (0.86%) HP