Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 292 253 333
Rank change year-on-year -39 +80 -9
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 193 330 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.83% 1.24% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.32% 4.26% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 159 275 206
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £40,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £82,250 £78,750
England median annual salary £61,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.82% - -

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 5,811 7,744 9,730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 24.96% 28.98% 31.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4,882 6,407 8,369
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Thames Valley -60 76 £53,500 -6.96% 12
Hampshire +18 46 £32,500 -38.10% 5
Buckinghamshire +30 37 £52,500 - 7
Berkshire -67 34 £50,000 -16.67% 4
Surrey +10 28 £68,750 +25.00% 11
West Sussex +23 27 £37,500 -25.00% 6
East Sussex -8 12 £65,000 +8.33%
Oxfordshire -15 5 £65,000 +23.81% 1
Kent -5 3 £45,000 +66.67% 2
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 193 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 128 (66.32%) SQL
3 105 (54.40%) Oracle
4 102 (52.85%) SQL Server
5 61 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (23.83%) Microsoft
7 44 (22.80%) SDLC
8 43 (22.28%) MySQL
9 42 (21.76%) Java
9 42 (21.76%) JavaScript
10 39 (20.21%) Data Modelling
11 38 (19.69%) Linux
12 36 (18.65%) .NET
12 36 (18.65%) Software Engineering
12 36 (18.65%) SaaS
13 35 (18.13%) HTML
14 33 (17.10%) C#
14 33 (17.10%) Degree
15 32 (16.58%) Azure
16 29 (15.03%) CSS
16 29 (15.03%) Windows
17 28 (14.51%) AngularJS
17 28 (14.51%) Oracle Database
18 27 (13.99%) Finance
19 26 (13.47%) Migration
19 26 (13.47%) Unix
19 26 (13.47%) Python
19 26 (13.47%) Data Migration
20 24 (12.44%) Spring
20 24 (12.44%) Presales

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 (7.77%) JBoss
2 9 (4.66%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.15%) GlassFish
3 8 (4.15%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.63%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.11%) ArcGIS
5 6 (3.11%) GeoServer
6 5 (2.59%) IIS
7 4 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.07%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.55%) Confluence
9 2 (1.04%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.52%) Apache
10 1 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 21 (10.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.55%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.04%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 36 (18.65%) SaaS
2 32 (16.58%) Azure
3 23 (11.92%) AWS
4 8 (4.15%) IaaS
5 7 (3.63%) PaaS
6 3 (1.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (1.55%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.55%) GitHub
6 3 (1.55%) Office 365
6 3 (1.55%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.04%) Azure Functions
7 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Flow
7 2 (1.04%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.04%) PowerApps
7 2 (1.04%) Serverless
8 1 (0.52%) BlazeMeter
8 1 (0.52%) GCP
8 1 (0.52%) npm
8 1 (0.52%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.59%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.55%) DHCP
2 3 (1.55%) DNS
3 2 (1.04%) Internet
3 2 (1.04%) NAS
3 2 (1.04%) SAN
4 1 (0.52%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.52%) CDMA
4 1 (0.52%) Firewall
4 1 (0.52%) GSM
4 1 (0.52%) LTE
4 1 (0.52%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.52%) SSH
4 1 (0.52%) Telnet
4 1 (0.52%) UMTS
4 1 (0.52%) VPN
4 1 (0.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 102 (52.85%) SQL Server
3 43 (22.28%) MySQL
4 28 (14.51%) Oracle Database
5 22 (11.40%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (4.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (4.15%) GIS
10 7 (3.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (3.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (3.11%) QGIS
11 6 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (2.59%) NoSQL
12 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (2.07%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (1.55%) MongoDB
14 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (10.36%) Git (software)
2 16 (8.29%) Selenium
3 14 (7.25%) Maven
4 10 (5.18%) HP UFT
4 10 (5.18%) LoadRunner
4 10 (5.18%) SoapUI
5 9 (4.66%) PowerBuilder
6 8 (4.15%) JIRA
7 7 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.59%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.59%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.55%) GitLab
9 3 (1.55%) Subversion
9 3 (1.55%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.04%) Bugzilla
10 2 (1.04%) MSTest
10 2 (1.04%) ReSharper
10 2 (1.04%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.04%) TestDirector
General
1 27 (13.99%) Finance
2 10 (5.18%) Automotive
3 5 (2.59%) Retail
4 4 (2.07%) Back Office
5 2 (1.04%) Banking
5 2 (1.04%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.52%) Billing
6 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.52%) Military
6 1 (0.52%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (22.80%) Developer
2 40 (20.73%) DBA
3 29 (15.03%) Analyst
4 28 (14.51%) Administrator
5 25 (12.95%) Consultant
6 20 (10.36%) Software Developer
7 19 (9.84%) Java Developer
8 18 (9.33%) SQL DBA
9 16 (8.29%) Applications Support
10 14 (7.25%) MySQL DBA
10 14 (7.25%) Support Analyst
11 13 (6.74%) C# Developer
11 13 (6.74%) C# Software Developer
12 12 (6.22%) Software Consultant
12 12 (6.22%) Systems Analyst
13 11 (5.70%) Applications Consultant
13 11 (5.70%) Applications Support Consultant
13 11 (5.70%) Oracle Analyst
13 11 (5.70%) Oracle Support Analyst
13 11 (5.70%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (18.65%) .NET
2 35 (18.13%) HTML
3 29 (15.03%) CSS
4 28 (14.51%) AngularJS
5 24 (12.44%) Spring
6 23 (11.92%) ASP.NET
7 16 (8.29%) .NET Core
7 16 (8.29%) HTML5
7 16 (8.29%) React
7 16 (8.29%) Web Services
7 16 (8.29%) XML
8 14 (7.25%) .NET Framework
8 14 (7.25%) Vue.js
9 13 (6.74%) CSS3
10 12 (6.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (6.22%) Entity Framework
10 12 (6.22%) Hibernate
10 12 (6.22%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (5.70%) SOAP
12 9 (4.66%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.77%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (7.25%) Replication
3 11 (5.70%) Virtual Team
4 9 (4.66%) Reinsurance
5 8 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.15%) Clustering
6 6 (3.11%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.59%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.59%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.07%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.55%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.55%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.04%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.04%) NHS
11 1 (0.52%) Derivative
11 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.52%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.52%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.69%) Linux
2 29 (15.03%) Windows
3 26 (13.47%) Unix
4 14 (7.25%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.11%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.11%) Solaris
6 2 (1.04%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.52%) CentOS
7 1 (0.52%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (22.80%) SDLC
3 39 (20.21%) Data Modelling
4 36 (18.65%) Software Engineering
5 26 (13.47%) Data Migration
5 26 (13.47%) Migration
6 24 (12.44%) Presales
7 21 (10.88%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (10.88%) Project Management
8 20 (10.36%) High Availability
9 19 (9.84%) Microservices
10 18 (9.33%) Test Automation
10 18 (9.33%) Use Case
11 17 (8.81%) Computer Science
11 17 (8.81%) DevOps
12 15 (7.77%) Customer Engagement
12 15 (7.77%) Logical Data Model
12 15 (7.77%) MVC
13 14 (7.25%) Data Security
13 14 (7.25%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (66.32%) SQL
2 42 (21.76%) Java
2 42 (21.76%) JavaScript
3 33 (17.10%) C#
4 26 (13.47%) Python
5 13 (6.74%) PowerShell
5 13 (6.74%) T-SQL
6 12 (6.22%) Bash Shell
6 12 (6.22%) PL/SQL
7 9 (4.66%) Perl
8 8 (4.15%) Ruby
9 5 (2.59%) C++
9 5 (2.59%) PHP
10 4 (2.07%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.55%) VB
12 2 (1.04%) C
13 1 (0.52%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.52%) VBA
13 1 (0.52%) XAML
13 1 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 33 (17.10%) Degree
2 19 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.77%) Security Cleared
4 12 (6.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (6.22%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.15%) MCP
6 6 (3.11%) MCAD
6 6 (3.11%) MCPD
6 6 (3.11%) MCTS
7 3 (1.55%) MCSD
8 2 (1.04%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.29%) SLA
2 9 (4.66%) PMO
3 5 (2.59%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (11.40%) Docker
2 7 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.59%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.07%) Xen
5 3 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.04%) XenApp
7 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (5.70%) Kubernetes
2 9 (4.66%) Puppet
3 7 (3.63%) Ansible
4 6 (3.11%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (3.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (3.11%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.07%) Terraform
6 2 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.52%) CloudHub
7 1 (0.52%) nmon
Vendors
1 105 (54.40%) Oracle
2 46 (23.83%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.66%) Sun
4 7 (3.63%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.63%) VMware
5 6 (3.11%) Atlassian
5 6 (3.11%) ESRI
5 6 (3.11%) Google
5 6 (3.11%) RedGate
6 5 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.07%) Ivanti
8 3 (1.55%) Adobe
8 3 (1.55%) Citrix
8 3 (1.55%) Informatica
9 2 (1.04%) HP
9 2 (1.04%) Sybase
10 1 (0.52%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (0.52%) F5
10 1 (0.52%) QNX
10 1 (0.52%) Vertica