Period
to 31 May 2020

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 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > South East
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 240 304 259
Rank change year-on-year +64 -45 +102
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 159 225 357
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.99% 0.86% 1.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.83% 3.15% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 136 186 306
Median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,625 £40,000 £34,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,125 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 4,156 7,154 9,065
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.75% 27.27% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3,400 5,998 7,732
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 31 May 2020.

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 31 May 2020. 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
Surrey +55 43 £77,500 +44.19% 2
Thames Valley +21 43 £52,500 -4.55% 4
Hampshire +70 38 £32,500 -45.83% 1
West Sussex +37 29 £42,500 -27.35% 1
Oxfordshire +20 20 £52,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire +42 18 £52,500 -
Berkshire +3 5 £46,250 -22.92% 2
East Sussex +5 3 £77,500 +29.17%
Kent +34 1 £45,000 -10.00%
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 109 (68.55%) SQL
3 78 (49.06%) Oracle
3 78 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (32.70%) SDLC
5 47 (29.56%) Migration
6 46 (28.93%) Data Migration
7 45 (28.30%) Requirements Gathering
8 40 (25.16%) SQL Server
9 38 (23.90%) Virtual Team
10 37 (23.27%) Degree
10 37 (23.27%) Selenium
11 36 (22.64%) Java
12 34 (21.38%) Waterfall
13 33 (20.75%) Computer Science
14 32 (20.13%) Data Modelling
14 32 (20.13%) Test Strategy
15 31 (19.50%) Test Automation
16 30 (18.87%) SoapUI
16 30 (18.87%) Performance Testing
16 30 (18.87%) Spring
16 30 (18.87%) HP UFT
16 30 (18.87%) LoadRunner
16 30 (18.87%) SOAP
16 30 (18.87%) PMO
16 30 (18.87%) Scenario Testing
16 30 (18.87%) Computer Science Degree
16 30 (18.87%) Decision-Making
17 28 (17.61%) Use Case
18 27 (16.98%) C#

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 12 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.92%) Confluence
3 5 (3.14%) IIS
4 4 (2.52%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.89%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.26%) Apache
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.63%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.63%) GeoServer
Applications
1 24 (15.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (6.29%) Camtasia
2 10 (6.29%) MadCap Flare
3 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.84%) AWS
2 12 (7.55%) Azure
3 10 (6.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 7 (4.40%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (4.40%) Amazon S3
5 6 (3.77%) SaaS
6 5 (3.14%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.26%) GCP
7 2 (1.26%) IaaS
7 2 (1.26%) PaaS
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon Cognito
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.63%) Office 365
8 1 (0.63%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.26%) SAN
2 1 (0.63%) CDMA
2 1 (0.63%) Firewall
2 1 (0.63%) GSM
2 1 (0.63%) Internet
2 1 (0.63%) LTE
2 1 (0.63%) SSH
2 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.63%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 40 (25.16%) SQL Server
3 17 (10.69%) MySQL
3 17 (10.69%) Oracle Database
4 15 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.66%) MongoDB
6 8 (5.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (5.03%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (5.03%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.14%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.52%) Big Data
8 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.52%) GIS
8 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.26%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.26%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.63%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.63%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 37 (23.27%) Selenium
2 30 (18.87%) HP UFT
2 30 (18.87%) LoadRunner
2 30 (18.87%) SoapUI
3 12 (7.55%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.55%) Jenkins
3 12 (7.55%) JIRA
4 10 (6.29%) Maven
4 10 (6.29%) TeamCity
5 8 (5.03%) JUnit
6 7 (4.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (3.14%) Mockito
8 4 (2.52%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (1.89%) Gradle
10 2 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.63%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.63%) GitLab
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (6.92%) Back Office
2 5 (3.14%) Public Sector
3 4 (2.52%) Finance
4 3 (1.89%) Publishing
5 2 (1.26%) Banking
5 2 (1.26%) Games
5 2 (1.26%) Law
5 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.63%) Billing
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (26.42%) Developer
2 31 (19.50%) Analyst
3 30 (18.87%) Test Leader
4 26 (16.35%) Java Developer
5 15 (9.43%) Designer
6 14 (8.81%) Systems Designer
7 13 (8.18%) Applications Support
7 13 (8.18%) Support Analyst
7 13 (8.18%) Systems Analyst
8 12 (7.55%) Consultant
8 12 (7.55%) Software Developer
9 10 (6.29%) Applications Support Analyst
9 10 (6.29%) Java Software Developer
9 10 (6.29%) SQL Analyst
9 10 (6.29%) SQL Support Analyst
10 9 (5.66%) Automation Test Lead
10 9 (5.66%) Oracle Analyst
10 9 (5.66%) Oracle Support Analyst
11 8 (5.03%) Unix Support
11 8 (5.03%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (18.87%) SOAP
1 30 (18.87%) Spring
2 27 (16.98%) .NET
3 23 (14.47%) Web Services
3 23 (14.47%) XML
4 19 (11.95%) J2EE
5 18 (11.32%) REST
6 17 (10.69%) HTML
7 16 (10.06%) AngularJS
8 15 (9.43%) React
9 13 (8.18%) ASP.NET
9 13 (8.18%) Hibernate
9 13 (8.18%) Node.js
10 11 (6.92%) CSS
10 11 (6.92%) HTML5
10 11 (6.92%) Vue.js
11 9 (5.66%) Struts
11 9 (5.66%) Struts2
12 8 (5.03%) JSF
12 8 (5.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.90%) Virtual Team
2 11 (6.92%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.14%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.14%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.52%) Clustering
4 4 (2.52%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.26%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.26%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.63%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.63%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.47%) Unix
2 19 (11.95%) Linux
3 9 (5.66%) Windows
4 4 (2.52%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.89%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.63%) CentOS
7 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (32.70%) SDLC
3 47 (29.56%) Migration
4 46 (28.93%) Data Migration
5 45 (28.30%) Requirements Gathering
6 34 (21.38%) Waterfall
7 33 (20.75%) Computer Science
8 32 (20.13%) Data Modelling
8 32 (20.13%) Test Strategy
9 31 (19.50%) Test Automation
10 30 (18.87%) Decision-Making
10 30 (18.87%) Performance Testing
10 30 (18.87%) Scenario Testing
11 28 (17.61%) Use Case
12 23 (14.47%) Test Scripting
13 20 (12.58%) Customer Engagement
13 20 (12.58%) Logical Data Model
13 20 (12.58%) Project Management
14 17 (10.69%) Root Cause Analysis
15 16 (10.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 109 (68.55%) SQL
2 36 (22.64%) Java
3 27 (16.98%) C#
4 21 (13.21%) JavaScript
5 15 (9.43%) Shell Script
6 14 (8.81%) PL/SQL
7 11 (6.92%) Python
8 10 (6.29%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.14%) PHP
10 3 (1.89%) C++
10 3 (1.89%) Java 8
11 2 (1.26%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.26%) Perl
11 2 (1.26%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.26%) VB
12 1 (0.63%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.63%) C
12 1 (0.63%) Go
12 1 (0.63%) Groovy
12 1 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (23.27%) Degree
2 30 (18.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
4 9 (5.66%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (18.87%) PMO
2 20 (12.58%) SLA
3 3 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.14%) Docker
2 2 (1.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.63%) GeoWebCache
3 1 (0.63%) HDFS
3 1 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (2.52%) NetBackup
1 4 (2.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (2.52%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (2.52%) SCOrch
2 3 (1.89%) Ansible
3 2 (1.26%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.26%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.63%) CloudHub
4 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 78 (49.06%) Oracle
2 14 (8.81%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.92%) Google
4 10 (6.29%) Adobe
5 5 (3.14%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.52%) Sybase
7 2 (1.26%) RedGate
7 2 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.63%) Tableau
8 1 (0.63%) Talend
8 1 (0.63%) Vertica
8 1 (0.63%) Xero