The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for RDBMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 53 69 67
Rank change year-on-year +16 -2  
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 6 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.40% 0.75% 0.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.17% 1.78% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £66,250 £45,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.22% -26.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £45,000 £58,250
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £45,000 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  

RDBMS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 189 281 293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 44.16% 42.13% 50.52%
Number of salaries quoted 174 256 268
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing RDBMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Staffordshire

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for RDBMS in Staffordshire

RDBMS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +9 5 £70,000 -
RDBMS
West Midlands

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 15 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (93.33%) NoSQL
2 14 (93.33%) OOP
3 13 (86.67%) .NET
3 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
4 12 (80.00%) SOAP
4 12 (80.00%) SOA
4 12 (80.00%) Service Design
5 11 (73.33%) Java
6 10 (66.67%) N-Tier
6 10 (66.67%) Degree
6 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
6 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
6 10 (66.67%) High Availability
7 9 (60.00%) Erlang
7 9 (60.00%) Functional Programming
7 9 (60.00%) QA
7 9 (60.00%) Velocity
7 9 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (53.33%) Web Development
8 8 (53.33%) MVC
8 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
8 8 (53.33%) C#
8 8 (53.33%) HTML
8 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
8 8 (53.33%) CSS
8 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (46.67%) TypeScript

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (93.33%) NoSQL
3 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) Neo4j
4 4 (26.67%) Riak
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Ant
1 2 (13.33%) Gradle
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Architect
2 8 (53.33%) Software Architect
3 6 (40.00%) .NET Architect
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Architect
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 4 (26.67%) Database Architect
5 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (20.00%) Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
8 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Graduate
8 1 (6.67%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Junior C# Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) SOAP
3 9 (60.00%) Velocity
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (53.33%) CSS
4 8 (53.33%) HTML
5 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
5 7 (46.67%) Ajax
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (46.67%) HTML5
5 7 (46.67%) jQuery
5 7 (46.67%) WinForms
5 7 (46.67%) XHTML
6 4 (26.67%) .NET Core
6 4 (26.67%) Kafka
6 4 (26.67%) WPF
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) XSL
8 2 (13.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 10 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (26.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) OOP
2 12 (80.00%) Service Design
2 12 (80.00%) SOA
3 10 (66.67%) High Availability
3 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 9 (60.00%) Functional Programming
4 9 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (53.33%) MVC
5 8 (53.33%) Web Development
6 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
6 7 (46.67%) Software Architecture
7 5 (33.33%) Data Architecture
8 4 (26.67%) IT Strategy
9 3 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (20.00%) UML
10 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (13.33%) API Design
10 2 (13.33%) Open Source
10 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (13.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) Erlang
3 8 (53.33%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) TypeScript
4 7 (46.67%) VB
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft