Period
to 14 May 2021

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 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
England > South East
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 131 110 108
Rank change year-on-year -21 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 327 475 738
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.45% 2.69% 2.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.26% 10.36% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 187 376 606
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%
75th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £78,500 £78,750 £71,875
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +8.49% +6.00%

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 3,532 4,587 7,137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.43% 25.99% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2,896 3,796 6,033
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £29,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,815 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,813 £62,813 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Relational Database as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Relational Database in the South East over the 6 months to 14 May 2021.

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 May 2021. 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
Hampshire +64 128 £42,500 -8.11% 22
Thames Valley -3 124 £55,000 +10.00% 18
Berkshire -1 60 £57,500 +9.52% 10
Surrey -26 43 £60,000 -20.00% 4
Oxfordshire +17 36 £55,000 +15.79% 3
Buckinghamshire +1 28 £55,000 +4.76% 5
East Sussex +2 15 £45,840 -23.60% 3
West Sussex -47 12 £61,250 +36.11% 5
Kent -17 3 £60,000 +60.00% 3
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 14 May 2021, 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.

1 166 (50.76%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (43.73%) SQL
3 129 (39.45%) JavaScript
4 119 (36.39%) Degree
5 116 (35.47%) AWS
5 116 (35.47%) Linux
6 112 (34.25%) SQL Server
7 111 (33.94%) Computer Science
8 106 (32.42%) Java
9 104 (31.80%) CSS
10 103 (31.50%) Software Engineering
11 96 (29.36%) C#
12 93 (28.44%) React
13 91 (27.83%) Azure
14 90 (27.52%) Microservices
15 89 (27.22%) Python
15 89 (27.22%) Scrum
16 88 (26.91%) Social Skills
17 85 (25.99%) AngularJS
18 82 (25.08%) HTML
19 77 (23.55%) Microsoft
19 77 (23.55%) Git (software)
20 76 (23.24%) DevOps
21 74 (22.63%) Test Automation
22 73 (22.32%) .NET
22 73 (22.32%) OO
23 71 (21.71%) RDBMS
24 68 (20.80%) TDD
25 67 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
26 63 (19.27%) Finance

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 (9.79%) Apache Spark
2 26 (7.95%) GemFire
3 24 (7.34%) Apache
4 9 (2.75%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (1.53%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.22%) SAS
6 4 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.92%) JBoss
7 3 (0.92%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.61%) CMS
8 2 (0.61%) Confluence
8 2 (0.61%) IIS
8 2 (0.61%) Liferay
9 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (3.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.31%) SPSS
4 1 (0.31%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Odoo
2 1 (0.31%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 116 (35.47%) AWS
2 91 (27.83%) Azure
3 37 (11.31%) GitHub
4 36 (11.01%) GCP
5 29 (8.87%) Amazon Kinesis
5 29 (8.87%) SaaS
6 13 (3.98%) Power Platform
7 11 (3.36%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (2.75%) OpenShift
10 8 (2.45%) Firebase
10 8 (2.45%) Google App Engine
11 7 (2.14%) BrowserStack
11 7 (2.14%) PaaS
11 7 (2.14%) Sauce Labs
12 6 (1.83%) Azure Sentinel
13 4 (1.22%) Serverless
14 3 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.92%) Azure Functions
14 3 (0.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.67%) Internet
2 5 (1.53%) Firewall
2 5 (1.53%) HTTP
3 3 (0.92%) VPN
4 2 (0.61%) NAS
4 2 (0.61%) Network Security
4 2 (0.61%) SAN
4 2 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (34.25%) SQL Server
2 71 (21.71%) RDBMS
3 44 (13.46%) NoSQL
4 42 (12.84%) PostgreSQL
5 37 (11.31%) MySQL
6 31 (9.48%) MariaDB
7 30 (9.17%) Big Data
8 28 (8.56%) HBase
9 25 (7.65%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (6.42%) Redis
11 17 (5.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (3.67%) Power BI
13 11 (3.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 11 (3.36%) Amazon Redshift
13 11 (3.36%) Hadoop
13 11 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (3.06%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (3.06%) DB2
14 10 (3.06%) Snowflake Schema
15 8 (2.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 77 (23.55%) Git (software)
2 50 (15.29%) Jenkins
3 36 (11.01%) Cucumber
4 29 (8.87%) JUnit
5 26 (7.95%) Cypress.io
5 26 (7.95%) Protractor
5 26 (7.95%) Sonatype Nexus
5 26 (7.95%) Storybook
6 21 (6.42%) Artifactory
6 21 (6.42%) IntelliJ
7 20 (6.12%) Gradle
8 19 (5.81%) Eclipse
8 19 (5.81%) Mockito
9 13 (3.98%) Grunt
9 13 (3.98%) gulp
9 13 (3.98%) webpack
10 9 (2.75%) JMeter
10 9 (2.75%) Subversion
10 9 (2.75%) TeamCity
11 8 (2.45%) Selenium
General
1 88 (26.91%) Social Skills
2 67 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (19.27%) Finance
4 42 (12.84%) Law
5 41 (12.54%) Banking
6 19 (5.81%) Public Sector
7 16 (4.89%) Retail
8 14 (4.28%) Games
9 11 (3.36%) Presentation Skills
10 7 (2.14%) Documentation Skills
11 6 (1.83%) Telecoms
12 4 (1.22%) Automotive
12 4 (1.22%) Marketing
13 3 (0.92%) Organisational Skills
13 3 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.61%) French Language
14 2 (0.61%) German Language
14 2 (0.61%) Legal
14 2 (0.61%) Local Government
15 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 191 (58.41%) Developer
2 50 (15.29%) Software Engineer
3 46 (14.07%) Software Developer
4 26 (7.95%) Java Developer
5 24 (7.34%) Full Stack Developer
6 21 (6.42%) PHP Developer
6 21 (6.42%) Senior Developer
7 20 (6.12%) Ruby Developer
8 19 (5.81%) Architect
8 19 (5.81%) Data Engineer
8 19 (5.81%) Lead Developer
9 17 (5.20%) .NET Developer
9 17 (5.20%) Principal Engineer
9 17 (5.20%) Principal Software Engineer
9 17 (5.20%) Python Developer
10 16 (4.89%) C# Developer
11 15 (4.59%) Lead Software Developer
11 15 (4.59%) React Developer
11 15 (4.59%) Senior Software Engineer
12 13 (3.98%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (31.80%) CSS
2 93 (28.44%) React
3 85 (25.99%) AngularJS
4 82 (25.08%) HTML
5 73 (22.32%) .NET
6 57 (17.43%) Spring
7 53 (16.21%) RESTful
8 48 (14.68%) ASP.NET
9 45 (13.76%) .NET Core
10 42 (12.84%) ASP.NET Web API
11 41 (12.54%) Kafka
11 41 (12.54%) REST
12 40 (12.23%) .NET Framework
12 40 (12.23%) Node.js
12 40 (12.23%) Vue.js
13 39 (11.93%) HTML5
14 36 (11.01%) Web Services
15 34 (10.40%) JSON
16 33 (10.09%) Entity Framework
17 32 (9.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.31%) User Experience
2 30 (9.17%) Linux Command Line
3 28 (8.56%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (7.95%) Virtual Team
5 16 (4.89%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (4.89%) Mobile App
6 12 (3.67%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.36%) iPad
8 10 (3.06%) Data Structures
9 9 (2.75%) LIMS
9 9 (2.75%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (2.45%) Cloud Native
11 7 (2.14%) Driving Licence
11 7 (2.14%) iPhone
11 7 (2.14%) Life Science
11 7 (2.14%) Renewable Energy
12 6 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.53%) Client/Server
14 4 (1.22%) Algorithms
14 4 (1.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 116 (35.47%) Linux
2 52 (15.90%) Unix
3 7 (2.14%) Android
4 5 (1.53%) Windows
5 4 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.61%) CentOS
6 2 (0.61%) Debian
6 2 (0.61%) Solaris
6 2 (0.61%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (50.76%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (33.94%) Computer Science
3 103 (31.50%) Software Engineering
4 90 (27.52%) Microservices
5 89 (27.22%) Scrum
6 76 (23.24%) DevOps
7 74 (22.63%) Test Automation
8 73 (22.32%) OO
9 68 (20.80%) TDD
10 54 (16.51%) Problem-Solving
11 46 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (13.15%) BDD
12 43 (13.15%) MVC
12 43 (13.15%) Open Source
12 43 (13.15%) SDLC
13 40 (12.23%) Software Testing
14 39 (11.93%) Unit Testing
15 36 (11.01%) Web Development
16 35 (10.70%) Business Intelligence
16 35 (10.70%) Digital Banking
Programming Languages
1 143 (43.73%) SQL
2 129 (39.45%) JavaScript
3 106 (32.42%) Java
4 96 (29.36%) C#
5 89 (27.22%) Python
6 33 (10.09%) Ruby
7 27 (8.26%) PHP
8 23 (7.03%) Shell Script
9 20 (6.12%) Groovy
10 19 (5.81%) T-SQL
11 18 (5.50%) R
12 14 (4.28%) TypeScript
13 13 (3.98%) C++
14 11 (3.36%) C
15 9 (2.75%) PL/SQL
16 7 (2.14%) Go
16 7 (2.14%) VB
17 6 (1.83%) PHP 7
18 5 (1.53%) Bash Shell
19 4 (1.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 119 (36.39%) Degree
2 51 (15.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (10.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (6.42%) OCP
4 21 (6.42%) Oracle Certification
5 11 (3.36%) AWS Certification
6 4 (1.22%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.92%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.61%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.31%) ISEB
9 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.31%) PhD
9 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (14.37%) QA
2 3 (0.92%) CDISC
2 3 (0.92%) Good Clinical Practice
3 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.31%) GDPR
4 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (5.81%) HDFS
2 18 (5.50%) Docker
2 18 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.22%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.61%) iptables
6 2 (0.61%) Postfix
6 2 (0.61%) Sendmail
6 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (11.62%) Ansible
2 21 (6.42%) Kubernetes
3 17 (5.20%) Terraform
4 15 (4.59%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (2.75%) Puppet
6 6 (1.83%) Data Guard
6 6 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.61%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 77 (23.55%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.09%) Google
2 33 (10.09%) Oracle
3 28 (8.56%) VMware
4 26 (7.95%) Okta
5 18 (5.50%) IBM
6 13 (3.98%) Xamarin
7 9 (2.75%) Informatica
8 8 (2.45%) Talend
9 7 (2.14%) Cognos
10 6 (1.83%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (1.83%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.92%) Apple
12 3 (0.92%) HP
12 3 (0.92%) SaltStack
12 3 (0.92%) Zend
13 2 (0.61%) Databricks
13 2 (0.61%) EMC
13 2 (0.61%) Splunk