Period
to 14 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Relational Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Relational Database over the 6 months to 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
England > South East
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 104 102
Rank change year-on-year -33 -2 +24
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 585 849 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.29% 2.94% 3.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.08% 10.14% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 452 712 782
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £29,875 £32,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £73,975 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Relational Database 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 6,446 8,375 8,943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.28% 28.97% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5,459 7,025 7,660
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Relational Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in the South East

Relational Database
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Relational Database in the South East.

Salary trend for Relational Database in the South East

Relational Database
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in the South East over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Relational Database in the South East

Relational Database
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 Relational Database within the South East region over the 6 months to 14 October 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 -3 285 £52,500 +5.00% 37
Berkshire -7 187 £50,000 - 22
Hampshire -11 139 £45,000 - 27
Buckinghamshire +29 73 £50,000 - 8
West Sussex -12 55 £47,500 +5.56% 9
Surrey -65 47 £50,000 -9.09% 17
East Sussex -19 37 £33,500 -39.09% 6
Oxfordshire -17 25 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Kent -14 20 £40,000 +6.67% 9
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, IT jobs citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 388 (66.32%) SQL
2 305 (52.14%) SQL Server
3 259 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
4 178 (30.43%) RDBMS
5 168 (28.72%) C#
6 154 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
7 149 (25.47%) Oracle
8 143 (24.44%) .NET
9 140 (23.93%) Microsoft
10 132 (22.56%) Java
11 121 (20.68%) Azure
12 112 (19.15%) Windows
13 106 (18.12%) Linux
14 105 (17.95%) Python
15 100 (17.09%) JavaScript
16 98 (16.75%) Degree
17 97 (16.58%) MySQL
18 91 (15.56%) Software Engineering
19 89 (15.21%) Analytical Skills
20 85 (14.53%) HTML
21 84 (14.36%) TDD
22 82 (14.02%) DevOps
23 80 (13.68%) OO
23 80 (13.68%) Microsoft Excel
23 80 (13.68%) ETL
24 76 (12.99%) Test Automation
25 72 (12.31%) MVC
26 71 (12.14%) Scrum
26 71 (12.14%) Web Services
26 71 (12.14%) Git (software)

Relational Database
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 32 (5.47%) JBoss
2 29 (4.96%) Tomcat
3 17 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.74%) WebLogic
5 11 (1.88%) Apache Spark
6 10 (1.71%) Apache
7 9 (1.54%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.37%) GlassFish
9 7 (1.20%) IIS
9 7 (1.20%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.85%) ArcGIS
11 5 (0.85%) GeoServer
12 4 (0.68%) Anypoint
12 4 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.68%) Confluence
12 4 (0.68%) nginx
13 3 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 80 (13.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (1.20%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.37%) FastStats
2 5 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.68%) FastStats PeopleStage
4 3 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 121 (20.68%) Azure
2 66 (11.28%) AWS
3 59 (10.09%) SaaS
4 25 (4.27%) Office 365
5 22 (3.76%) GitHub
6 17 (2.91%) Serverless
7 16 (2.74%) PaaS
7 16 (2.74%) Power Platform
8 15 (2.56%) OpenShift
9 13 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
10 12 (2.05%) IaaS
11 10 (1.71%) GCP
12 7 (1.20%) Microsoft Flow
13 5 (0.85%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.68%) NuGet
14 4 (0.68%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.59%) TCP/IP
2 20 (3.42%) Internet
3 15 (2.56%) CTI
4 14 (2.39%) VoIP
5 12 (2.05%) Firewall
6 8 (1.37%) DNS
7 6 (1.03%) NAS
7 6 (1.03%) SAN
8 5 (0.85%) DHCP
8 5 (0.85%) FTP
9 2 (0.34%) DSL
9 2 (0.34%) HTTP
9 2 (0.34%) IMAP
9 2 (0.34%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.34%) LAN
9 2 (0.34%) SMTP
9 2 (0.34%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.34%) WAN
9 2 (0.34%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.17%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (52.14%) SQL Server
2 178 (30.43%) RDBMS
3 97 (16.58%) MySQL
4 62 (10.60%) NoSQL
5 47 (8.03%) Data Warehouse
6 43 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
7 36 (6.15%) Big Data
7 36 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (5.47%) Oracle Database
9 27 (4.62%) MongoDB
10 22 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (3.25%) Hadoop
12 18 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
13 16 (2.74%) Power BI
13 16 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (1.88%) Data Lake
14 11 (1.88%) MariaDB
15 10 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 71 (12.14%) Git (software)
2 34 (5.81%) Maven
3 33 (5.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (5.47%) Selenium
5 30 (5.13%) JIRA
6 29 (4.96%) Visual Studio
7 19 (3.25%) Cucumber
8 16 (2.74%) Jenkins
9 15 (2.56%) Subversion
10 14 (2.39%) JMeter
11 13 (2.22%) Appium
12 11 (1.88%) TestRail
13 10 (1.71%) Calabash
13 10 (1.71%) monkeyrunner
13 10 (1.71%) Robotium
13 10 (1.71%) TeamCity
14 9 (1.54%) JUnit
14 9 (1.54%) SonarQube
15 8 (1.37%) SoapUI
15 8 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 57 (9.74%) Finance
2 25 (4.27%) Marketing
3 24 (4.10%) Retail
4 17 (2.91%) Automotive
5 14 (2.39%) Public Sector
6 13 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.05%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.37%) Banking
9 6 (1.03%) Games
10 5 (0.85%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.85%) Electronics
11 4 (0.68%) Fire and Rescue
11 4 (0.68%) Legal
12 3 (0.51%) Publishing
13 2 (0.34%) French Language
13 2 (0.34%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.34%) Law
13 2 (0.34%) Local Government
13 2 (0.34%) Polish Language
13 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 235 (40.17%) Developer
2 87 (14.87%) Software Developer
3 60 (10.26%) DBA
4 58 (9.91%) C# Developer
5 47 (8.03%) Senior Developer
6 45 (7.69%) Analyst
6 45 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 43 (7.35%) Architect
7 43 (7.35%) C# Software Developer
8 38 (6.50%) Administrator
9 37 (6.32%) .NET Developer
9 37 (6.32%) Software Engineer
10 32 (5.47%) Consultant
11 29 (4.96%) Junior
12 28 (4.79%) Full Stack Developer
13 27 (4.62%) SQL DBA
14 23 (3.93%) C# Software Engineer
15 22 (3.76%) Applications Support
15 22 (3.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 20 (3.42%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (24.44%) .NET
2 85 (14.53%) HTML
3 71 (12.14%) Web Services
4 70 (11.97%) ASP.NET
5 62 (10.60%) CSS
6 59 (10.09%) .NET Framework
7 55 (9.40%) AngularJS
8 54 (9.23%) Spring
9 43 (7.35%) XML
10 41 (7.01%) .NET Core
11 39 (6.67%) RESTful
12 34 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (5.64%) HTML5
14 32 (5.47%) SOAP
15 31 (5.30%) Hibernate
16 30 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
16 30 (5.13%) WCF
17 26 (4.44%) REST
18 23 (3.93%) Node.js
18 23 (3.93%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 89 (15.21%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (8.03%) Self-Motivation
3 39 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
4 36 (6.15%) Management Information System
5 32 (5.47%) Enterprise Software
6 31 (5.30%) Mobile App
7 24 (4.10%) Replication
8 17 (2.91%) Data Structures
9 16 (2.74%) Client/Server
10 15 (2.56%) Private Cloud
10 15 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
11 14 (2.39%) Virtual Team
12 13 (2.22%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.88%) Clustering
14 9 (1.54%) Driving Licence
15 7 (1.20%) Blog
15 7 (1.20%) Robotics
15 7 (1.20%) User Experience
16 6 (1.03%) Augmented Reality
16 6 (1.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 112 (19.15%) Windows
2 106 (18.12%) Linux
3 40 (6.84%) Unix
4 21 (3.59%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (2.22%) Windows 7
6 13 (2.22%) Windows 8
6 13 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.88%) Android
8 10 (1.71%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.68%) Solaris
12 3 (0.51%) ThreadX
13 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
3 91 (15.56%) Software Engineering
4 84 (14.36%) TDD
5 82 (14.02%) DevOps
6 80 (13.68%) ETL
6 80 (13.68%) OO
7 76 (12.99%) Test Automation
8 72 (12.31%) MVC
9 71 (12.14%) Scrum
10 70 (11.97%) Computer Science
11 65 (11.11%) Data Modelling
12 63 (10.77%) SDLC
13 60 (10.26%) OOP
14 55 (9.40%) Analytics
15 53 (9.06%) Unit Testing
16 50 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
16 50 (8.55%) SOA
17 41 (7.01%) Microservices
17 41 (7.01%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 388 (66.32%) SQL
2 168 (28.72%) C#
3 132 (22.56%) Java
4 105 (17.95%) Python
5 100 (17.09%) JavaScript
6 56 (9.57%) C++
7 43 (7.35%) T-SQL
8 33 (5.64%) Bash Shell
8 33 (5.64%) Ruby
9 29 (4.96%) Perl
10 27 (4.62%) PHP
11 25 (4.27%) VB.NET
12 18 (3.08%) PL/SQL
13 16 (2.74%) Java 8
13 16 (2.74%) PowerShell
14 14 (2.39%) C
14 14 (2.39%) R
15 11 (1.88%) TypeScript
16 10 (1.71%) COBOL
17 9 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 98 (16.75%) Degree
2 43 (7.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (4.27%) Security Cleared
4 16 (2.74%) SC Cleared
5 15 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.71%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.54%) MCP
8 8 (1.37%) Numerate Degree
9 7 (1.20%) ISEB
10 6 (1.03%) Master's Degree
10 6 (1.03%) MCAD
10 6 (1.03%) MCPD
10 6 (1.03%) MCTS
11 5 (0.85%) HND
11 5 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.68%) MCSE
13 3 (0.51%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.34%) CISSP
15 1 (0.17%) Avaya Certification
15 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (9.23%) QA
2 20 (3.42%) DICOM
3 17 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (2.39%) Data Quality
5 9 (1.54%) SLA
6 6 (1.03%) GDPR
7 4 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.17%) PSD2
System Software
1 69 (11.79%) Docker
2 16 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.54%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.85%) vCloud
5 5 (0.85%) Xen
6 3 (0.51%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.34%) HDFS
7 2 (0.34%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.34%) NFS
7 2 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.34%) XenApp
8 1 (0.17%) Ceph
8 1 (0.17%) Lustre
8 1 (0.17%) Samba
8 1 (0.17%) Varnish
8 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 39 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 31 (5.30%) Ansible
3 29 (4.96%) Puppet
4 21 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (2.39%) Cisco CUCM
5 14 (2.39%) Oracle RMAN
5 14 (2.39%) Terraform
6 8 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (1.20%) Data Guard
8 5 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.51%) HP ALM
11 2 (0.34%) Consul
11 2 (0.34%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 2 (0.34%) Grafana
11 2 (0.34%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle Statspack
11 2 (0.34%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.34%) SCCM
11 2 (0.34%) yum
Vendors
1 149 (25.47%) Oracle
2 140 (23.93%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
4 18 (3.08%) Sun
4 18 (3.08%) VMware
5 15 (2.56%) Avaya
6 14 (2.39%) Cisco
6 14 (2.39%) Motorola
7 11 (1.88%) SAP
8 8 (1.37%) Informatica
8 8 (1.37%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.20%) Google
9 7 (1.20%) HP
9 7 (1.20%) Splunk
9 7 (1.20%) Tableau
10 6 (1.03%) Citrix
11 5 (0.85%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.85%) ESRI
11 5 (0.85%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (0.85%) Sybase