Period
to 28 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ODBC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ODBC over the 6 months to 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
UK
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1008 792 992
Rank change year-on-year -216 +200 +88
Permanent jobs citing ODBC 55 15 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.023% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.054% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 24
10th Percentile £35,500 - £35,375
25th Percentile £37,500 £29,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £32,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +71.88% -32.63% +11.76%
75th Percentile £67,000 £49,428 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £57,500 £74,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £31,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +51.18% -15.33% -11.76%

ODBC is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 49,994 27,577 48,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.32% 42.48% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 30,871 23,615 39,849
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £81,250 £73,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.53% +3.33%

ODBC
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ODBC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ODBC in the UK

ODBC
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ODBC.

Salary trend for ODBC in the UK

ODBC
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing ODBC over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Salary histogram for ODBC in the UK

ODBC
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ODBC within the UK over the 6 months to 28 January 2022. 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
England -234 41 £43,000 +35.43% 6
UK excluding London -159 40 £48,000 +51.18% 2
Work from Home -195 16 £68,500 +40.51% 2
Midlands -95 15 £37,500 -11.76% 1
North West - 12 £36,250 -
North of England - 12 £36,250 -
West Midlands -64 8 £75,000 +212.50% 1
East Midlands -51 7 £37,500 -23.08%
South East -111 5 - - 1
South West -47 4 £56,000 +75.00%
Scotland -64 3 £68,500 +24.55%
London -197 3 £45,000 -14.46% 4
East of England - 1 £41,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, IT jobs citing ODBC 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 with a requirement for ODBC.

1 31 (56.36%) SQL
2 29 (52.73%) Social Skills
3 24 (43.64%) JDBC
4 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
5 17 (30.91%) Python
5 17 (30.91%) HTML
5 17 (30.91%) Finance
5 17 (30.91%) REST
6 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Excel
7 14 (25.45%) SAML
7 14 (25.45%) DevOps
7 14 (25.45%) Power Platform
8 13 (23.64%) Single Sign-On
8 13 (23.64%) Power BI
8 13 (23.64%) LDAP
8 13 (23.64%) SOAP
8 13 (23.64%) Web Services
8 13 (23.64%) SSL
8 13 (23.64%) C#
8 13 (23.64%) ITIL
9 12 (21.82%) Service Management
9 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (21.82%) Machine Learning
9 12 (21.82%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (20.00%) ServiceNow
10 11 (20.00%) ITSM
11 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (18.18%) Windows
11 10 (18.18%) C++

ODBC
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 9 (16.36%) Apache Spark
2 8 (14.55%) Apache
2 8 (14.55%) Apache Pig
3 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.09%) SAS
5 4 (7.27%) Confluence
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (5.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.82%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.82%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) Power Platform
2 7 (12.73%) AWS
3 5 (9.09%) Serverless
4 4 (7.27%) Amazon Cognito
4 4 (7.27%) Amazon SageMaker
4 4 (7.27%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (5.45%) Azure
6 2 (3.64%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.64%) Azure Logic Apps
7 1 (1.82%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.82%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.82%) Azure Event Grid
7 1 (1.82%) Azure Functions
7 1 (1.82%) Azure Key Vault
7 1 (1.82%) Azure Service Bus
7 1 (1.82%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 1 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (1.82%) PaaS
7 1 (1.82%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) SSL
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) Power BI
2 10 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (16.36%) Hadoop
4 8 (14.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (14.55%) Apache Hive
4 8 (14.55%) Data Mining
4 8 (14.55%) HBase
4 8 (14.55%) MongoDB
4 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
5 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (9.09%) Amazon Athena
6 5 (9.09%) Big Data
6 5 (9.09%) MySQL
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
8 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.45%) Tableau
9 1 (1.82%) Power Query
9 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) JIRA
2 5 (9.09%) Toad
3 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.82%) JDeveloper
General
1 29 (52.73%) Social Skills
2 17 (30.91%) Finance
3 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (12.73%) Law
5 6 (10.91%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 5 (9.09%) Documentation Skills
7 4 (7.27%) Retail
8 3 (5.45%) Financial Institution
9 2 (3.64%) Automotive
9 2 (3.64%) Marketing
9 2 (3.64%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (1.82%) Advertising
10 1 (1.82%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) Analyst
2 9 (16.36%) Data Scientist
2 9 (16.36%) Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Data Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Software Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Graduate
4 6 (10.91%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Systems Support
5 5 (9.09%) Systems Support Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) C++ Developer
6 4 (7.27%) ServiceNow Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Web Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (43.64%) JDBC
2 17 (30.91%) HTML
2 17 (30.91%) REST
3 14 (25.45%) SAML
4 13 (23.64%) LDAP
4 13 (23.64%) SOAP
4 13 (23.64%) Web Services
5 10 (18.18%) XML
6 9 (16.36%) HTML5
7 8 (14.55%) Apache NiFi
7 8 (14.55%) ggplot
7 8 (14.55%) JSON
7 8 (14.55%) Kafka
7 8 (14.55%) Keras
7 8 (14.55%) NumPy
7 8 (14.55%) TensorFlow
8 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
9 6 (10.91%) Java EE
9 6 (10.91%) JSF
9 6 (10.91%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Algorithms
1 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.91%) Cyberattack
2 6 (10.91%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (10.91%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (7.27%) CMDB
3 4 (7.27%) Legacy Systems
3 4 (7.27%) User Experience
4 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.64%) Life Science
5 2 (3.64%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.82%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.82%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Linux
3 6 (10.91%) Android
3 6 (10.91%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.45%) DevOps
3 13 (23.64%) ITIL
4 12 (21.82%) Machine Learning
4 12 (21.82%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (21.82%) Service Management
5 11 (20.00%) ITSM
6 10 (18.18%) Data Science
6 10 (18.18%) Statistics
7 9 (16.36%) Data Modelling
7 9 (16.36%) Visualisation
8 8 (14.55%) Anomaly Detection
8 8 (14.55%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (14.55%) ETL
8 8 (14.55%) Naive Bayes
8 8 (14.55%) Neural Network
8 8 (14.55%) Open Source
8 8 (14.55%) SDLC
8 8 (14.55%) Support Vector Machines
9 7 (12.73%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 31 (56.36%) SQL
2 17 (30.91%) Python
3 13 (23.64%) C#
4 10 (18.18%) C++
5 8 (14.55%) MATLAB
6 7 (12.73%) Java
6 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
7 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 5 (9.09%) VBA
8 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.82%) VB
8 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
1 7 (12.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (10.91%) DV Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 3 (5.45%) GRC
3 2 (3.64%) DICOM
3 2 (3.64%) GDPR
4 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 8 (14.55%) Hortonworks
4 7 (12.73%) Oracle
4 7 (12.73%) SAP
5 6 (10.91%) JD Edwards
6 5 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (7.27%) Demandware
7 4 (7.27%) Sage
8 3 (5.45%) BMC
8 3 (5.45%) HP
8 3 (5.45%) Ivanti
8 3 (5.45%) Remedy
9 2 (3.64%) Brio
9 2 (3.64%) IBM
10 1 (1.82%) Cadence
10 1 (1.82%) Dell
10 1 (1.82%) DocuSign
10 1 (1.82%) Informatica
10 1 (1.82%) MuleSoft