RDBMS Jobs in the UK excluding London

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 14 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
14 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 540 473 456
Rank change year-on-year -67 -17 +24
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 220 317 443
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.32% 0.50% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.80% 2.55% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 111 177 288
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,200 £36,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +14.29%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £73,750
90th Percentile - £83,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £69,078
% change year-on-year -3.70% -2.28% +6.27%

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 12,255 12,425 16,211
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 17.87% 19.62% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8,273 7,058 10,622
10th Percentile £31,750 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £51,125
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +7.58% +4.34%
75th Percentile £65,000 £69,649 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £64,029 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.20% +6.72% +9.09%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in the UK excluding London

RDBMS
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing RDBMS in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for RDBMS in the UK excluding London

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing RDBMS in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in the UK excluding London

RDBMS
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 14 April 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England +76 76 £61,206 +11.28% 8
North West +50 51 £57,500 - 4
Scotland -30 46 £65,000 - 6
Wales +18 26 £46,604 -41.75%
Yorkshire +102 24 £72,500 +31.82% 4
South East +1 20 £62,500 +34.18% 9
Midlands -25 20 £59,853 -13.26% 6
South West -14 19 £62,229 +13.14% 2
Northern Ireland -14 11 £34,628 -23.05% 1
West Midlands 0 10 £59,853 -18.01% 4
East Midlands -11 10 £57,500 +6.48% 2
East of England +7 2 £104,472 +45.10% 3
North East -4 1 £61,206 +28.39%
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 7 (3.18%) Microsoft Exchange
3 1 (0.45%) Apache
3 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 40 (18.18%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 94 (42.73%) AWS
2 60 (27.27%) Azure
3 44 (20.00%) Amazon EKS
4 41 (18.64%) Amazon SQS
5 35 (15.91%) Serverless
6 26 (11.82%) Amazon EC2
7 22 (10.00%) Amazon Kinesis
7 22 (10.00%) Amazon S3
8 8 (3.64%) SaaS
9 5 (2.27%) Amazon ECS
9 5 (2.27%) Azure DevOps
9 5 (2.27%) PaaS
10 4 (1.82%) Azure Service Bus
10 4 (1.82%) iPaaS
10 4 (1.82%) WhatsApp
11 3 (1.36%) Google Sheets
12 2 (0.91%) Power Platform
13 1 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.45%) Entra ID
13 1 (0.45%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 40 (18.18%) BGP
1 40 (18.18%) DNS
1 40 (18.18%) SSL
1 40 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.36%) LAN
3 1 (0.45%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.45%) Firewall
3 1 (0.45%) IMAP
3 1 (0.45%) SMTP
3 1 (0.45%) VoIP
3 1 (0.45%) WAN
3 1 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 70 (31.82%) Oracle Database
3 66 (30.00%) Amazon RDS
4 60 (27.27%) MySQL
5 36 (16.36%) SQL Server
6 22 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 21 (9.55%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (8.18%) NoSQL
10 10 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
10 10 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (2.27%) Amazon Aurora
12 5 (2.27%) InfluxDB
12 5 (2.27%) MariaDB
12 5 (2.27%) MongoDB
12 5 (2.27%) Neo4j
12 5 (2.27%) TimescaleDB
13 4 (1.82%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 58 (26.36%) Git
2 30 (13.64%) JDeveloper
3 21 (9.55%) Postman
4 15 (6.82%) Jenkins
5 8 (3.64%) JUnit
6 5 (2.27%) GDB
7 4 (1.82%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.82%) JMeter
7 4 (1.82%) Mockito
7 4 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.36%) Maven
9 1 (0.45%) Cypress.io
9 1 (0.45%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.45%) JIRA
9 1 (0.45%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.45%) Selenium
9 1 (0.45%) TestRail
General
1 66 (30.00%) Social Skills
2 34 (15.45%) Finance
3 33 (15.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 29 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (7.27%) Law
6 14 (6.36%) Marketing
7 11 (5.00%) Police
8 10 (4.55%) Local Government
9 6 (2.73%) Fire and Rescue
10 5 (2.27%) Public Sector
11 4 (1.82%) Organisational Skills
11 4 (1.82%) Welsh Language
12 3 (1.36%) Banking
12 3 (1.36%) Financial Institution
12 3 (1.36%) Games
12 3 (1.36%) Retail
13 2 (0.91%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.45%) Legal
14 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (31.36%) Lead
2 52 (23.64%) Architect
3 45 (20.45%) Software Engineer
4 41 (18.64%) Solutions Architect
5 40 (18.18%) Lead Architect
5 40 (18.18%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 33 (15.00%) DBA
7 31 (14.09%) Senior
8 30 (13.64%) Ruby Engineer
9 29 (13.18%) Developer
10 21 (9.55%) Technical Leader
11 17 (7.73%) Full Stack Engineer
11 17 (7.73%) SQL DBA
12 15 (6.82%) Java Engineer
13 14 (6.36%) Full Stack Software Engineer
13 14 (6.36%) Java Software Engineer
13 14 (6.36%) MySQL DBA
13 14 (6.36%) Oracle DBA
14 12 (5.45%) Senior Developer
15 8 (3.64%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (37.73%) Spring Boot
2 48 (21.82%) React
3 46 (20.91%) Spring
4 45 (20.45%) RabbitMQ
5 38 (17.27%) Node.js
6 28 (12.73%) JSON
7 23 (10.45%) Kafka
8 21 (9.55%) Hibernate
8 21 (9.55%) Web Services
9 17 (7.73%) AngularJS
10 16 (7.27%) RESTful
11 15 (6.82%) SOAP
11 15 (6.82%) Vue
12 13 (5.91%) REST
13 5 (2.27%) .NET
13 5 (2.27%) Django
13 5 (2.27%) FastAPI
13 5 (2.27%) Flask
13 5 (2.27%) HTML
14 4 (1.82%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 49 (22.27%) Enterprise Software
2 47 (21.36%) Cloud Native
3 46 (20.91%) Public Cloud
4 32 (14.55%) Management Information System
5 14 (6.36%) Algorithms
5 14 (6.36%) Reference Data
6 9 (4.09%) Data Structures
7 7 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (2.27%) CMDB
9 4 (1.82%) Distributed Systems
9 4 (1.82%) Housing Association
10 3 (1.36%) Low-Code
10 3 (1.36%) Replication
11 1 (0.45%) Cyber Defence
11 1 (0.45%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.45%) Legacy Systems
11 1 (0.45%) Onboarding
11 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 66 (30.00%) Linux
2 40 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (11.82%) Windows
4 14 (6.36%) Unix
5 3 (1.36%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.45%) CentOS
6 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (44.55%) Agile
2 86 (39.09%) SDLC
3 84 (38.18%) Actionable Insight
4 76 (34.55%) Open Source
5 73 (33.18%) Software Engineering
6 69 (31.36%) Project Management
7 68 (30.91%) Problem-Solving
8 63 (28.64%) Design Patterns
9 61 (27.73%) DevOps
10 53 (24.09%) Microservices
11 46 (20.91%) Containerisation
12 45 (20.45%) Collaborative Working
12 45 (20.45%) Load Balancing
12 45 (20.45%) Scrum
13 44 (20.00%) Kanban
13 44 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
14 43 (19.55%) Systems Engineering
15 42 (19.09%) Migration
16 41 (18.64%) Data Migration
17 40 (18.18%) ArchiMate
Programming Languages
1 81 (36.82%) Java
2 69 (31.36%) SQL
3 46 (20.91%) Python
4 43 (19.55%) JavaScript
5 31 (14.09%) Bash
5 31 (14.09%) Perl
6 30 (13.64%) Go
6 30 (13.64%) Ruby
7 23 (10.45%) PHP
8 11 (5.00%) C#
8 11 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 10 (4.55%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.73%) C
10 6 (2.73%) C++
11 4 (1.82%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.82%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.91%) Scala
13 1 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions
13 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (27.73%) Degree
2 55 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 55 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 41 (18.64%) AWS Certification
3 41 (18.64%) Azure Certification
4 40 (18.18%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
5 25 (11.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.91%) HNC
6 2 (0.91%) HND
7 1 (0.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.09%) QA
2 6 (2.73%) SLA
3 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.45%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (11.36%) Docker
2 9 (4.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.91%) vSphere
4 1 (0.45%) Dovecot
4 1 (0.45%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 26 (11.82%) Kubernetes
2 21 (9.55%) Terraform
3 4 (1.82%) Ansible
3 4 (1.82%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.82%) Kibana
Vendors
1 106 (48.18%) Oracle
2 40 (18.18%) Sparx
3 29 (13.18%) Microsoft
4 16 (7.27%) VMware
5 10 (4.55%) Commvault
6 7 (3.18%) Google
7 4 (1.82%) Dynatrace
7 4 (1.82%) Splunk
8 2 (0.91%) Apple
9 1 (0.45%) Cisco
9 1 (0.45%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.45%) Informatica