Period
to 22 January 2020

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

Relational Database
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 140 103 113
Rank change year-on-year -37 +10 +31
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 506 802 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.18% 2.99% 2.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.71% 10.31% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 376 677 708
South East median annual salary £48,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +16.67% +0.28%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £69,125
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 5,812 7,776 9,793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.07% 29.03% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4,873 6,450 8,438
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,000 £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%

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 22 January 2020.

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 22 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 -18 213 £52,500 - 36
Berkshire -35 124 £45,000 -21.74% 22
Hampshire -13 106 £42,500 -10.53% 19
West Sussex +5 76 £47,500 -9.52% 13
Buckinghamshire +37 66 £52,500 +10.53% 8
Surrey -44 62 £52,500 -4.55% 23
East Sussex -25 25 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire +4 23 £62,500 +25.00% 6
Kent -26 15 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Sussex - 1 - - 1
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, 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.

1 327 (64.62%) SQL
2 221 (43.68%) SQL Server
3 200 (39.53%) RDBMS
4 182 (35.97%) Agile Software Development
5 151 (29.84%) Oracle
6 140 (27.67%) C#
7 135 (26.68%) .NET
8 124 (24.51%) Microsoft
9 113 (22.33%) Java
10 111 (21.94%) JavaScript
11 98 (19.37%) Test Automation
12 95 (18.77%) Software Engineering
13 88 (17.39%) Azure
14 86 (17.00%) Degree
15 81 (16.01%) Linux
16 80 (15.81%) HTML
17 78 (15.42%) Windows
17 78 (15.42%) Python
18 77 (15.22%) Scrum
19 75 (14.82%) MySQL
20 72 (14.23%) SDLC
21 71 (14.03%) Problem-Solving
22 63 (12.45%) CSS
23 61 (12.06%) PostgreSQL
24 60 (11.86%) AngularJS
25 59 (11.66%) Docker
25 59 (11.66%) ASP.NET
25 59 (11.66%) .NET Framework
25 59 (11.66%) QA
26 58 (11.46%) 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 19 (3.75%) Tomcat
2 17 (3.36%) JBoss
3 12 (2.37%) Apache
3 12 (2.37%) WebSphere
4 10 (1.98%) SAS
5 9 (1.78%) GlassFish
5 9 (1.78%) IIS
6 8 (1.58%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.19%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.19%) ArcGIS
7 6 (1.19%) GeoServer
8 4 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.79%) nginx
8 4 (0.79%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.59%) Confluence
9 3 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 48 (9.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (2.57%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.59%) Camtasia
5 2 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 88 (17.39%) Azure
2 54 (10.67%) SaaS
3 50 (9.88%) AWS
4 21 (4.15%) OpenShift
5 11 (2.17%) IaaS
6 10 (1.98%) PaaS
6 10 (1.98%) Power Platform
7 9 (1.78%) GitHub
8 7 (1.38%) Office 365
9 6 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.79%) GCP
10 4 (0.79%) NuGet
11 3 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Flow
12 2 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.40%) Azure Functions
12 2 (0.40%) npm
12 2 (0.40%) PowerApps
12 2 (0.40%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.36%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.78%) HTTP
2 9 (1.78%) ZigBee
3 7 (1.38%) DNS
3 7 (1.38%) SSL
4 5 (0.99%) CTI
4 5 (0.99%) DHCP
4 5 (0.99%) Firewall
4 5 (0.99%) NAS
4 5 (0.99%) SAN
4 5 (0.99%) VoIP
5 3 (0.59%) Internet
6 2 (0.40%) DSL
6 2 (0.40%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.40%) LAN
6 2 (0.40%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.40%) VPN
6 2 (0.40%) WAN
7 1 (0.20%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.20%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (43.68%) SQL Server
2 200 (39.53%) RDBMS
3 75 (14.82%) MySQL
4 61 (12.06%) PostgreSQL
5 45 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (7.91%) Oracle Database
7 35 (6.92%) Hadoop
8 34 (6.72%) NoSQL
9 28 (5.53%) Big Data
10 25 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 24 (4.74%) OLTP
12 19 (3.75%) MongoDB
13 18 (3.56%) InterSystems Cache
14 17 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (2.17%) SQLite
17 10 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (1.98%) Power BI
18 9 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
19 8 (1.58%) GIS
Development Applications
1 58 (11.46%) Git (software)
2 24 (4.74%) Maven
3 21 (4.15%) Jenkins
4 20 (3.95%) Selenium
5 18 (3.56%) Visual Studio
6 16 (3.16%) JIRA
6 16 (3.16%) Subversion
7 13 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (2.37%) HP UFT
8 12 (2.37%) SoapUI
9 11 (2.17%) LoadRunner
10 9 (1.78%) PowerBuilder
11 7 (1.38%) JMeter
11 7 (1.38%) webpack
12 6 (1.19%) Postman
13 5 (0.99%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.99%) Grunt
13 5 (0.99%) gulp
13 5 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
14 4 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 56 (11.07%) Finance
2 30 (5.93%) Public Sector
3 24 (4.74%) Retail
4 17 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.16%) Automotive
6 13 (2.57%) Games
7 10 (1.98%) Marketing
8 6 (1.19%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.99%) Back Office
9 5 (0.99%) Electronics
9 5 (0.99%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.79%) Fire and Rescue
10 4 (0.79%) Law
10 4 (0.79%) Legal
11 3 (0.59%) Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Billing
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Military
12 1 (0.20%) Police
Job Titles
1 201 (39.72%) Developer
2 73 (14.43%) Software Developer
3 72 (14.23%) Analyst
4 62 (12.25%) C# Developer
5 56 (11.07%) DBA
6 52 (10.28%) Java Developer
7 42 (8.30%) C# Software Developer
8 38 (7.51%) Software Engineer
9 37 (7.31%) Administrator
10 29 (5.73%) Consultant
10 29 (5.73%) SQL DBA
11 23 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
11 23 (4.55%) QA Engineer
11 23 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
12 22 (4.35%) .NET Developer
12 22 (4.35%) Architect
13 21 (4.15%) Full Stack Developer
13 21 (4.15%) Senior Developer
14 20 (3.95%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 19 (3.75%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (26.68%) .NET
2 80 (15.81%) HTML
3 63 (12.45%) CSS
4 60 (11.86%) AngularJS
5 59 (11.66%) .NET Framework
5 59 (11.66%) ASP.NET
6 50 (9.88%) Spring
7 45 (8.89%) .NET Core
8 41 (8.10%) HTML5
9 36 (7.11%) WCF
10 32 (6.32%) RESTful
11 29 (5.73%) Web Services
11 29 (5.73%) XML
12 26 (5.14%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (5.14%) CSS3
13 25 (4.94%) React
14 24 (4.74%) JSON
14 24 (4.74%) REST
15 23 (4.55%) SOAP
16 22 (4.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
2 48 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
4 20 (3.95%) Virtual Team
5 18 (3.56%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (3.36%) Mobile App
6 17 (3.36%) User Experience
7 15 (2.96%) Replication
8 14 (2.77%) Clustering
8 14 (2.77%) Mainframe
8 14 (2.77%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.57%) Algorithms
10 11 (2.17%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.78%) Reinsurance
11 9 (1.78%) Smart Energy
11 9 (1.78%) Smart Meter
12 6 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (0.99%) Blog
13 5 (0.99%) NHS
13 5 (0.99%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 81 (16.01%) Linux
2 78 (15.42%) Windows
3 50 (9.88%) Unix
4 17 (3.36%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.38%) Solaris
7 6 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (0.99%) AIX
9 4 (0.79%) Android
10 3 (0.59%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.20%) CentOS
12 1 (0.20%) ThreadX
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (35.97%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (19.37%) Test Automation
3 95 (18.77%) Software Engineering
4 77 (15.22%) Scrum
5 72 (14.23%) SDLC
6 71 (14.03%) Problem-Solving
7 52 (10.28%) Microservices
8 49 (9.68%) Data Modelling
9 48 (9.49%) Unit Testing
10 47 (9.29%) ETL
11 45 (8.89%) MVC
12 44 (8.70%) Analytics
12 44 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
12 44 (8.70%) DevOps
13 42 (8.30%) OO
14 40 (7.91%) SOA
15 37 (7.31%) Data Science
16 36 (7.11%) Project Management
16 36 (7.11%) TDD
17 35 (6.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 327 (64.62%) SQL
2 140 (27.67%) C#
3 113 (22.33%) Java
4 111 (21.94%) JavaScript
5 78 (15.42%) Python
6 46 (9.09%) C++
7 33 (6.52%) T-SQL
8 29 (5.73%) PL/SQL
9 21 (4.15%) C
10 19 (3.75%) Perl
11 18 (3.56%) PowerShell
12 16 (3.16%) Bash Shell
13 14 (2.77%) Ruby
14 13 (2.57%) Java 8
15 12 (2.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 12 (2.37%) PHP
15 12 (2.37%) Scala
15 12 (2.37%) VB.NET
16 11 (2.17%) COBOL
17 9 (1.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 86 (17.00%) Degree
2 36 (7.11%) Security Cleared
3 27 (5.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (5.14%) SC Cleared
5 22 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.58%) MCP
7 6 (1.19%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.19%) MCAD
7 6 (1.19%) MCPD
7 6 (1.19%) MCTS
8 5 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (0.79%) HND
9 4 (0.79%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.79%) MCSE
10 3 (0.59%) MCSD
10 3 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.59%) SAFe Agilist
11 2 (0.40%) CISSP
11 2 (0.40%) ISEB
12 1 (0.20%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (11.66%) QA
2 29 (5.73%) DICOM
3 27 (5.34%) Data Quality
4 19 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (3.36%) SLA
6 16 (3.16%) GDPR
7 10 (1.98%) PMO
8 6 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.20%) COBIT
9 1 (0.20%) NIST
9 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.20%) PSD2
System Software
1 59 (11.66%) Docker
2 10 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.58%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (0.79%) Xen
5 3 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.40%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.40%) XenApp
7 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.20%) NFS
7 1 (0.20%) vCloud
7 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 36 (7.11%) Kubernetes
2 20 (3.95%) Puppet
3 17 (3.36%) Ansible
4 15 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.58%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (1.19%) Terraform
7 5 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (0.99%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.40%) Consul
8 2 (0.40%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 2 (0.40%) Grafana
8 2 (0.40%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Statspack
8 2 (0.40%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.40%) SCCM
8 2 (0.40%) yum
Vendors
1 151 (29.84%) Oracle
2 124 (24.51%) Microsoft
3 18 (3.56%) Cloudera
3 18 (3.56%) InterSystems
4 12 (2.37%) VMware
5 10 (1.98%) Google
5 10 (1.98%) Red Hat
5 10 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (1.98%) Sun
5 10 (1.98%) Tableau
6 9 (1.78%) IBM
7 7 (1.38%) Xamarin
8 6 (1.19%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.19%) Avaya
8 6 (1.19%) ESRI
8 6 (1.19%) RedGate
9 5 (0.99%) Cisco
9 5 (0.99%) Citrix
9 5 (0.99%) Motorola
9 5 (0.99%) SAP