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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > South East
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 316 309 251
Rank change year-on-year -7 -58 +56
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 170 74 160
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.83% 0.54% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.35% 2.02% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 95 44 137
10th Percentile £51,000 £51,625 £30,750
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +26.32% -13.64%
75th Percentile £73,750 £62,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £66,750 £78,750
England median annual salary £69,078 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +6.27% +4.00% +13.64%

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 5,080 3,663 4,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 24.74% 26.55% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3,039 2,961 3,475
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £75,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire +4 96 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Thames Valley -23 46 £62,500 +13.64% 5
Berkshire +24 40 £62,500 +13.64% 5
Surrey -68 10 £55,000 -8.33% 3
West Sussex -4 7 £72,500 +11.54%
East Sussex +1 6 £72,500 +31.82%
Buckinghamshire -55 6 £67,500 +14.89%
Home Counties - 2 £37,000 -
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, 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.

1 170 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 116 (68.24%) SQL
3 104 (61.18%) Agile
4 82 (48.24%) SQL Server
5 72 (42.35%) OO
6 70 (41.18%) Scrum
7 69 (40.59%) OOP
8 66 (38.82%) C#
9 63 (37.06%) .NET
10 60 (35.29%) Microsoft
10 60 (35.29%) TDD
11 58 (34.12%) JavaScript
12 57 (33.53%) .NET Core
13 56 (32.94%) HTML
14 54 (31.76%) CSS
15 53 (31.18%) ASP.NET Web API
15 53 (31.18%) React
16 52 (30.59%) AngularJS
17 50 (29.41%) Vue.js
17 50 (29.41%) Software Engineering
17 50 (29.41%) .NET Framework
17 50 (29.41%) HTML5
18 49 (28.82%) AWS
19 48 (28.24%) Entity Framework
19 48 (28.24%) CSS3
19 48 (28.24%) ASP.NET
19 48 (28.24%) CI/CD
20 47 (27.65%) Microsoft Certification
20 47 (27.65%) KnockoutJS
21 45 (26.47%) BDD

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 15 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (4.71%) Oracle Spatial
3 4 (2.35%) Tornado
4 2 (1.18%) Jadu
4 2 (1.18%) JBoss
4 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.59%) Confluence
5 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.94%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (28.82%) AWS
2 17 (10.00%) Power Platform
3 15 (8.82%) Amazon SQS
4 11 (6.47%) Azure
5 10 (5.88%) Collibra
6 5 (2.94%) Snowflake
7 4 (2.35%) SaaS
8 3 (1.76%) NuGet
9 2 (1.18%) GitHub
10 1 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.59%) Azure App Service
10 1 (0.59%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.59%) Azure Event Grid
10 1 (0.59%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.71%) 5G
2 5 (2.94%) HTTP
3 3 (1.76%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.76%) VoIP
4 2 (1.18%) Internet
5 1 (0.59%) DHCP
5 1 (0.59%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 82 (48.24%) SQL Server
3 30 (17.65%) MySQL
4 21 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (11.18%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (10.00%) Power BI
7 16 (9.41%) NoSQL
8 9 (5.29%) Big Data
9 8 (4.71%) DB2
9 8 (4.71%) GIS
9 8 (4.71%) Metadata
9 8 (4.71%) Spatial Data
10 7 (4.12%) MariaDB
10 7 (4.12%) MongoDB
11 6 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (3.53%) DB2 UDB
11 6 (3.53%) Redis
12 5 (2.94%) DataStage
12 5 (2.94%) TIBCO EBX
13 4 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (13.53%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 15 (8.82%) PHPUnit
3 13 (7.65%) JIRA
4 12 (7.06%) GitLab
5 10 (5.88%) Selenium
6 8 (4.71%) Artifactory
7 6 (3.53%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.53%) Maven
8 5 (2.94%) SpecFlow
9 4 (2.35%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.76%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.76%) JUnit
11 2 (1.18%) Apache Ivy
11 2 (1.18%) Subversion
11 2 (1.18%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.18%) TestNG
11 2 (1.18%) TestRail
11 2 (1.18%) Tricentis qTest
12 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 45 (26.47%) Finance
2 37 (21.76%) Social Skills
3 26 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (13.53%) Telecoms
5 20 (11.76%) Influencing Skills
6 13 (7.65%) Financial Institution
7 12 (7.06%) Aviation
8 5 (2.94%) Presentation Skills
9 2 (1.18%) Local Government
9 2 (1.18%) Retail
10 1 (0.59%) Advertising
10 1 (0.59%) Banking
10 1 (0.59%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.59%) Legal
10 1 (0.59%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 64 (37.65%) Developer
2 50 (29.41%) Software Developer
3 29 (17.06%) Senior Developer
4 27 (15.88%) Software Engineer
5 23 (13.53%) Senior Software Developer
6 22 (12.94%) Analyst
7 19 (11.18%) DevOps Engineer
8 15 (8.82%) Data Analyst
8 15 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (7.06%) Quality Analyst
10 9 (5.29%) Data Quality Analyst
11 7 (4.12%) DBA
11 7 (4.12%) Test Automation Engineer
11 7 (4.12%) Test Engineer
12 6 (3.53%) Administrator
12 6 (3.53%) Architect
12 6 (3.53%) DB2 Administrator
12 6 (3.53%) DB2 DBA
12 6 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (37.06%) .NET
2 57 (33.53%) .NET Core
3 56 (32.94%) HTML
4 54 (31.76%) CSS
5 53 (31.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 53 (31.18%) React
6 52 (30.59%) AngularJS
7 50 (29.41%) .NET Framework
7 50 (29.41%) HTML5
7 50 (29.41%) Vue.js
8 48 (28.24%) ASP.NET
8 48 (28.24%) CSS3
8 48 (28.24%) Entity Framework
9 47 (27.65%) KnockoutJS
10 24 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 22 (12.94%) REST
12 18 (10.59%) Spring
13 17 (10.00%) Symfony
14 16 (9.41%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.06%) Linux Command Line
1 12 (7.06%) PMI
2 7 (4.12%) Replication
3 5 (2.94%) Blockchain
3 5 (2.94%) Legacy Systems
4 4 (2.35%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.76%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.18%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.59%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.59%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.59%) Clustering
7 1 (0.59%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.59%) TM Forum
7 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (19.41%) Linux
2 7 (4.12%) Unix
3 2 (1.18%) AIX
4 1 (0.59%) MVS
4 1 (0.59%) Windows
4 1 (0.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (61.18%) Agile
2 72 (42.35%) OO
3 70 (41.18%) Scrum
4 69 (40.59%) OOP
5 60 (35.29%) TDD
6 50 (29.41%) Software Engineering
7 48 (28.24%) CI/CD
8 45 (26.47%) BDD
8 45 (26.47%) DevOps
9 38 (22.35%) Microservices
10 31 (18.24%) Computer Science
11 29 (17.06%) Data Management
11 29 (17.06%) Unit Testing
12 26 (15.29%) Test Automation
13 25 (14.71%) MVC
13 25 (14.71%) Platform Engineering
14 24 (14.12%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (14.12%) Data Modelling
15 21 (12.35%) Analytics
15 21 (12.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 116 (68.24%) SQL
2 66 (38.82%) C#
3 58 (34.12%) JavaScript
4 35 (20.59%) Python
5 23 (13.53%) Java
6 17 (10.00%) PHP
7 6 (3.53%) C
8 3 (1.76%) Bash
8 3 (1.76%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.76%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.18%) XPath
10 1 (0.59%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 47 (27.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (17.06%) Degree
3 26 (15.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (7.06%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.59%) ISEB
5 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.59%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 9 (5.29%) QA
3 7 (4.12%) SLA
4 4 (2.35%) GDPR
5 1 (0.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (12.35%) Docker
2 4 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (11.18%) Terraform
2 18 (10.59%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.76%) Ansible
3 3 (1.76%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.76%) Puppet
4 2 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.88%) Oracle
3 12 (7.06%) LexisNexis
4 5 (2.94%) Cognos
4 5 (2.94%) TIBCO
4 5 (2.94%) Trillium
5 4 (2.35%) VMware
6 3 (1.76%) Cisco
6 3 (1.76%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.59%) Google
7 1 (0.59%) IBM
7 1 (0.59%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.59%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.59%) SEEBURGER
7 1 (0.59%) Sybase