Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > South East
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 328 333
Rank change year-on-year +78 +5 -103
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 341 246 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.22% 0.79% 0.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.22% 2.50% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 290 197 223
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £37,100
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 8,081 9,850 9,965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.80% 31.61% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6,678 8,471 8,739
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 2018. 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 +116 199 £57,500 +15.00% 13
Berkshire +77 150 £60,000 +4.35% 6
Hampshire +1 52 £51,250 +13.89% 5
Surrey +38 47 £55,000 - 6
Oxfordshire +50 37 £50,000 - 5
West Sussex -7 22 £45,000 +50.00% 1
East Sussex -3 17 £60,000 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire -1 12 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Kent +30 3 £27,000 -42.55%
Home Counties - 1 £65,000 -
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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.

1 341 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 162 (47.51%) Amazon AWS
3 157 (46.04%) Java
4 154 (45.16%) Oracle
5 146 (42.82%) SQL
6 127 (37.24%) JavaScript
7 126 (36.95%) NoSQL
8 125 (36.66%) SQL Server
8 125 (36.66%) Agile Software Development
9 113 (33.14%) Linux
10 103 (30.21%) Python
11 100 (29.33%) Unix
12 83 (24.34%) .NET
12 83 (24.34%) Microsoft Azure
13 76 (22.29%) Software Engineering
14 75 (21.99%) Web Services
15 73 (21.41%) Microsoft
16 70 (20.53%) HTML
17 64 (18.77%) DevOps
18 63 (18.48%) C#
19 62 (18.18%) Spring
20 59 (17.30%) Scrum
21 58 (17.01%) MySQL
22 56 (16.42%) PL/SQL
22 56 (16.42%) ASP.NET
22 56 (16.42%) Shell Script
22 56 (16.42%) Degree
23 55 (16.13%) Git (software)
23 55 (16.13%) AngularJS
24 51 (14.96%) TDD

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 17 (4.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (4.69%) WebLogic
3 12 (3.52%) OpenStack
4 9 (2.64%) JBoss
5 7 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.76%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.47%) Confluence
7 5 (1.47%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (1.17%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.17%) IIS
8 4 (1.17%) IPython
8 4 (1.17%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.59%) Apache
10 2 (0.59%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.59%) nginx
10 2 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.59%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (7.04%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (5.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (4.11%) Oracle 11i
1 14 (4.11%) Oracle Applications
1 14 (4.11%) Oracle EBS
1 14 (4.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.17%) Oracle Payroll
3 3 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.59%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.29%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.29%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 162 (47.51%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (24.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (11.44%) Amazon EC2
4 38 (11.14%) Serverless
5 35 (10.26%) Amazon EMR
6 32 (9.38%) AWS Lambda
7 31 (9.09%) Amazon Kinesis
7 31 (9.09%) Amazon S3
7 31 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
7 31 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
8 30 (8.80%) SaaS
9 22 (6.45%) Office 365
10 17 (4.99%) PaaS
11 13 (3.81%) GitHub
11 13 (3.81%) Google Cloud Platform
12 11 (3.23%) IaaS
13 10 (2.93%) Google Analytics
14 5 (1.47%) OpenShift
15 4 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
16 1 (0.29%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 31 (9.09%) Network Security
2 7 (2.05%) VPN
3 5 (1.47%) Internet
3 5 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.17%) HTTP
5 3 (0.88%) Firewall
6 1 (0.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 341 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 126 (36.95%) NoSQL
3 125 (36.66%) SQL Server
4 58 (17.01%) MySQL
5 50 (14.66%) Oracle Database
6 44 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
7 43 (12.61%) MongoDB
8 39 (11.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 35 (10.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 34 (9.97%) Big Data
11 32 (9.38%) Cosmos DB
12 31 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
12 31 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
13 26 (7.62%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 17 (4.99%) CouchDB
16 16 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
17 15 (4.40%) Oracle Reports
17 15 (4.40%) SQLPlus
18 14 (4.11%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 55 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 47 (13.78%) Jenkins
3 34 (9.97%) Maven
4 25 (7.33%) Subversion
5 22 (6.45%) JIRA
6 16 (4.69%) Bitbucket
7 11 (3.23%) Gradle
7 11 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (2.93%) Visual Studio
9 9 (2.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (2.64%) Eclipse
9 9 (2.64%) SoapUI
9 9 (2.64%) SonarQube
10 8 (2.35%) JUnit
11 6 (1.76%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (1.47%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.47%) GitLab
12 5 (1.47%) IntelliJ
12 5 (1.47%) Vagrant
12 5 (1.47%) XMLSpy
General
1 39 (11.44%) Finance
2 23 (6.74%) Electronics
3 19 (5.57%) Retail
4 14 (4.11%) Back Office
5 12 (3.52%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.93%) Marketing
7 9 (2.64%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.35%) Banking
9 3 (0.88%) Publishing
10 2 (0.59%) Automotive
10 2 (0.59%) Games
10 2 (0.59%) Legal
11 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 162 (47.51%) Developer
2 74 (21.70%) Java Developer
3 60 (17.60%) Architect
4 54 (15.84%) Senior Developer
5 39 (11.44%) Solutions Architect
6 38 (11.14%) DBA
7 36 (10.56%) Cloud Architect
8 32 (9.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 31 (9.09%) Lead Architect
10 29 (8.50%) Python Developer
11 28 (8.21%) Linux Developer
11 28 (8.21%) Software Engineer
12 27 (7.92%) NoSQL Developer
12 27 (7.92%) Software Developer
13 26 (7.62%) Lead Solutions Architect
14 25 (7.33%) Oracle DBA
14 25 (7.33%) Senior Java Developer
15 23 (6.74%) AWS Developer
16 20 (5.87%) Analyst
17 17 (4.99%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (24.34%) .NET
2 75 (21.99%) Web Services
3 70 (20.53%) HTML
4 62 (18.18%) Spring
5 56 (16.42%) ASP.NET
6 55 (16.13%) AngularJS
7 42 (12.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 38 (11.14%) RESTful
9 35 (10.26%) CSS
10 32 (9.38%) HTML5
10 32 (9.38%) jQuery
11 29 (8.50%) Spring Boot
11 29 (8.50%) XML
12 26 (7.62%) REST
13 22 (6.45%) React
14 21 (6.16%) JSON
15 20 (5.87%) .NET Framework
15 20 (5.87%) Middleware
16 19 (5.57%) J2EE
16 19 (5.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.87%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (4.69%) Algorithms
3 14 (4.11%) Virtual Team
4 13 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.35%) Fintech
7 8 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.35%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.17%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.17%) PKI
8 4 (1.17%) User Experience
9 3 (0.88%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.59%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.59%) Replication
11 1 (0.29%) Clustering
11 1 (0.29%) CMDB
11 1 (0.29%) Life Science
11 1 (0.29%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 113 (33.14%) Linux
2 100 (29.33%) Unix
3 21 (6.16%) Windows
4 18 (5.28%) AIX
5 16 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.05%) DC/OS
6 7 (2.05%) Mesosphere
6 7 (2.05%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.47%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.88%) CentOS
8 3 (0.88%) Debian
9 1 (0.29%) Solaris
9 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (36.66%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (22.29%) Software Engineering
3 64 (18.77%) DevOps
4 59 (17.30%) Scrum
5 51 (14.96%) TDD
6 50 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
7 48 (14.08%) Computer Science
8 47 (13.78%) Problem-Solving
9 46 (13.49%) Microservices
10 43 (12.61%) BDD
11 42 (12.32%) Test Automation
12 37 (10.85%) Analytics
12 37 (10.85%) Thought Leadership
13 35 (10.26%) Mathematics
14 34 (9.97%) MVC
15 33 (9.68%) Mentoring
15 33 (9.68%) Presales
16 31 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
16 31 (9.09%) Vendor Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 157 (46.04%) Java
2 146 (42.82%) SQL
3 127 (37.24%) JavaScript
4 103 (30.21%) Python
5 63 (18.48%) C#
6 56 (16.42%) PL/SQL
6 56 (16.42%) Shell Script
7 41 (12.02%) Scala
8 30 (8.80%) T-SQL
9 27 (7.92%) Java 8
10 16 (4.69%) F#
11 15 (4.40%) Go
11 15 (4.40%) Ruby
12 14 (4.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 13 (3.81%) Cython
14 12 (3.52%) Bash Shell
14 12 (3.52%) R
15 11 (3.23%) Kotlin
16 10 (2.93%) PowerShell
17 9 (2.64%) C
Qualifications
1 56 (16.42%) Degree
2 36 (10.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (9.97%) MCSA
3 34 (9.97%) MCSE
4 25 (7.33%) Security Cleared
5 13 (3.81%) Numerate Degree
6 9 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.88%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.88%) MCDBA
7 3 (0.88%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.88%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.59%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.29%) OCA
9 1 (0.29%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.57%) Data Quality
2 16 (4.69%) SLA
3 12 (3.52%) QA
4 8 (2.35%) GDPR
5 6 (1.76%) PCI DSS
6 5 (1.47%) PSD2
System Software
1 40 (11.73%) Active Directory
2 31 (9.09%) Docker
3 26 (7.62%) Oracle RAC
4 16 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.47%) KVM
6 5 (1.47%) oVirt
6 5 (1.47%) VirtualBox
7 4 (1.17%) Apache Flume
7 4 (1.17%) HDFS
8 3 (0.88%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (6.74%) Data Guard
2 20 (5.87%) Ansible
3 16 (4.69%) Kubernetes
3 16 (4.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 12 (3.52%) Puppet
5 9 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.76%) Terraform
7 5 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (1.47%) rkt
8 4 (1.17%) Kibana
8 4 (1.17%) Oozie
8 4 (1.17%) Rundeck
8 4 (1.17%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.88%) Galera Cluster
9 3 (0.88%) Icinga
9 3 (0.88%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.59%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.29%) Control-M
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.29%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 154 (45.16%) Oracle
2 73 (21.41%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.87%) Red Hat
4 17 (4.99%) VMware
5 13 (3.81%) Atlassian
6 12 (3.52%) Google
7 11 (3.23%) SAP
8 6 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.47%) Ab Initio
9 5 (1.47%) CommVault
9 5 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (1.47%) SaltStack
9 5 (1.47%) Splunk
9 5 (1.47%) Teradata
10 4 (1.17%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.17%) Hortonworks
10 4 (1.17%) Tableau
11 3 (0.88%) Cisco
11 3 (0.88%) Informatica
12 2 (0.59%) IBM