Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 216 174
Rank change year-on-year +8 -42 -30
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 133 135 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.29% 1.23% 1.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.00% 4.03% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 118 98 152
South West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +28.57%
10th Percentile £24,000 £33,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £70,375 £62,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +7.14%

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 West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3328 3347 3873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 32.16% 30.57% 32.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2843 2847 3331
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,648
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.50% +3.06%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing RDBMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in the South West

RDBMS
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RDBMS in the South West.

Salary trend for RDBMS in the South West

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in the South West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in the South West

RDBMS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Bristol +11 74 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Gloucestershire +7 19 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Wiltshire +2 19 £37,500 -31.82%
Somerset -2 17 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Devon +2 3 £42,000 -1.18%
Dorset -1 1 £45,000 -23.89% 1
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 133 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 91 (68.42%) SQL Server
3 84 (63.16%) .NET
4 68 (51.13%) SQL
5 60 (45.11%) Microsoft
6 57 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 50 (37.59%) MVC
8 49 (36.84%) ASP.NET
8 49 (36.84%) Degree
9 46 (34.59%) Finance
10 45 (33.83%) Oracle
11 43 (32.33%) Business Intelligence
12 39 (29.32%) C#
12 39 (29.32%) Oracle Database
13 38 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (26.32%) CSS
14 35 (26.32%) Computer Science
15 33 (24.81%) Unit Testing
15 33 (24.81%) HTML
15 33 (24.81%) Java
16 30 (22.56%) T-SQL
17 29 (21.80%) J2EE
18 28 (21.05%) Mathematics
18 28 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
19 27 (20.30%) Git (software)
20 26 (19.55%) ASP.NET MVC
20 26 (19.55%) Marketing
20 26 (19.55%) Digital Marketing
20 26 (19.55%) Programme Management
20 26 (19.55%) Electronics

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (7.52%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.02%) IIS
3 7 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.76%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.26%) SAS
7 1 (0.75%) CMS
7 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (2.26%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.26%) SPSS
2 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 28 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (17.29%) SaaS
3 22 (16.54%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (13.53%) IaaS
4 18 (13.53%) PaaS
5 5 (3.76%) Amazon Kinesis
5 5 (3.76%) Amazon S3
5 5 (3.76%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (3.76%) Serverless
6 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.28%) HTTP
2 14 (10.53%) SSL
3 5 (3.76%) VPN
4 1 (0.75%) DNS
4 1 (0.75%) Firewall
4 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 91 (68.42%) SQL Server
3 39 (29.32%) Oracle Database
4 24 (18.05%) MongoDB
4 24 (18.05%) NoSQL
4 24 (18.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (16.54%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (12.78%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (12.78%) CouchDB
6 17 (12.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (10.53%) Star Schema
8 11 (8.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (7.52%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (7.52%) Yellowfin
10 9 (6.77%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (3.76%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (3.76%) Neo4j
11 5 (3.76%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (2.26%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 27 (20.30%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.53%) Jenkins
3 17 (12.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (12.03%) Mercurial
5 15 (11.28%) MSBuild
6 10 (7.52%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (3.01%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.50%) PostCSS
9 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.75%) Selenium
9 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.75%) Subversion
9 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (34.59%) Finance
2 26 (19.55%) Electronics
2 26 (19.55%) Manufacturing
2 26 (19.55%) Marketing
2 26 (19.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.75%) Banking
3 1 (0.75%) Legal
3 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (63.91%) Developer
2 41 (30.83%) Software Developer
3 29 (21.80%) .NET Developer
3 29 (21.80%) Graduate
3 29 (21.80%) Graduate Developer
3 29 (21.80%) Java Developer
4 28 (21.05%) Graduate J2EE Developer
4 28 (21.05%) Graduate Java Developer
4 28 (21.05%) Graduate Java J2EE Developer
4 28 (21.05%) Graduate Software Developer
4 28 (21.05%) J2EE Developer
4 28 (21.05%) Java Software Developer
4 28 (21.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 17 (12.78%) C# Developer
6 15 (11.28%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (9.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (7.52%) .NET Software Developer
9 10 (7.52%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (7.52%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (63.16%) .NET
2 49 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 35 (26.32%) CSS
4 33 (24.81%) HTML
5 29 (21.80%) J2EE
6 26 (19.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (17.29%) AngularJS
8 21 (15.79%) Kafka
9 17 (12.78%) HTML5
9 17 (12.78%) RabbitMQ
9 17 (12.78%) REST
10 16 (12.03%) JSON
10 16 (12.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (9.77%) jQuery
13 10 (7.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 9 (6.77%) NHibernate
15 8 (6.02%) .NET Framework
15 8 (6.02%) Ajax
15 8 (6.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 24 (18.05%) User Experience
3 23 (17.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.76%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.76%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.80%) Windows
2 14 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 13 (9.77%) Unix
4 9 (6.77%) Linux
5 7 (5.26%) Solaris
5 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.59%) MVC
2 43 (32.33%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (24.81%) Unit Testing
5 28 (21.05%) Mathematics
6 26 (19.55%) Digital Marketing
6 26 (19.55%) Programme Management
6 26 (19.55%) Scrum
7 25 (18.80%) Data Modelling
8 23 (17.29%) SOLID
9 20 (15.04%) OO
9 20 (15.04%) TDD
10 17 (12.78%) BDD
10 17 (12.78%) Continuous Delivery
11 16 (12.03%) SDLC
12 15 (11.28%) DevOps
13 14 (10.53%) Analytical Thinking
13 14 (10.53%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 14 (10.53%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 14 (10.53%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 68 (51.13%) SQL
2 57 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 39 (29.32%) C#
4 33 (24.81%) Java
5 30 (22.56%) T-SQL
6 10 (7.52%) C++
6 10 (7.52%) VB.NET
7 7 (5.26%) Python
8 5 (3.76%) C
9 4 (3.01%) PHP
9 4 (3.01%) TypeScript
9 4 (3.01%) VB
10 3 (2.26%) Delphi
10 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.50%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.50%) VBA
12 1 (0.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (36.84%) Degree
2 21 (15.79%) Numerate Degree
3 12 (9.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.76%) BC Cleared
4 5 (3.76%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.26%) HNC
5 3 (2.26%) HND
6 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (9.02%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.75%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) Data Guard
1 2 (1.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.75%) Ansible
2 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.75%) Puppet
2 1 (0.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 60 (45.11%) Microsoft
2 45 (33.83%) Oracle
3 26 (19.55%) SAP
4 12 (9.02%) Tableau
5 7 (5.26%) Citrix
6 4 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.26%) Capita
7 3 (2.26%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.50%) Siebel
8 2 (1.50%) Sybase
9 1 (0.75%) Cognos
9 1 (0.75%) Facebook
9 1 (0.75%) Google
9 1 (0.75%) PayPal
9 1 (0.75%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.75%) Sitecore