Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1097 1128 1228
Rank change year-on-year +31 +100 -41
Permanent jobs citing ODBC 80 146 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.072% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 44 113 78
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £62,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.43% -22.22% +20.00%

ODBC is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 71999 78229 83654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.53% 38.76% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 60272 67800 71206
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.48%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,438 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +3.60% -

ODBC
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ODBC in the UK

ODBC
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ODBC in the UK

ODBC
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ODBC over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for ODBC in the UK

ODBC
Top 14 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 26 July 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
England +6 70 £50,000 +29.87% 5
UK excluding London +58 61 £31,000 -11.43% 2
North of England +11 20 £45,000 +38.46% 1
London +30 18 £70,000 +25.00% 3
Midlands +51 16 £27,500 -38.89%
North West -16 14 £32,500 +15.04% 1
West Midlands +49 13 - -
East of England +12 7 £31,000 +16.98%
Scotland +19 6 £25,000 -45.95%
Yorkshire +11 6 £45,000 +38.46%
South East +52 5 £42,500 -26.09% 1
South West -12 4 £50,000 +81.82%
East Midlands +35 3 £27,500 +1.85%
Wales - 3 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, IT jobs citing ODBC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ODBC.

1 33 (41.25%) Web Services
2 31 (38.75%) Windows
3 30 (37.50%) HTML
4 28 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 26 (32.50%) SQL
5 26 (32.50%) REST
6 24 (30.00%) JDBC
7 23 (28.75%) LDAP
7 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
8 22 (27.50%) Linux
9 19 (23.75%) ServiceNow
10 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
11 17 (21.25%) CSS
11 17 (21.25%) SSL
11 17 (21.25%) SAML
11 17 (21.25%) Software Architecture
12 16 (20.00%) Shell Script
12 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (20.00%) Degree
12 16 (20.00%) Computer Science
13 15 (18.75%) Ajax
13 15 (18.75%) Finance
13 15 (18.75%) AngularJS
14 14 (17.50%) Enterprise Architecture
14 14 (17.50%) XML
15 13 (16.25%) Microsoft Excel
15 13 (16.25%) SOAP
15 13 (16.25%) C#
15 13 (16.25%) .NET
15 13 (16.25%) Multimedia

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 7 (8.75%) Apache
1 7 (8.75%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.50%) IIS
2 6 (7.50%) SAS
3 5 (6.25%) OpenEdge
4 4 (5.00%) Confluence
5 1 (1.25%) CICS
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (16.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (6.25%) NetSuite
3 2 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.25%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.25%) Exchequer
4 1 (1.25%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (1.25%) Sage 1000
4 1 (1.25%) Sage 200
4 1 (1.25%) Sage 50
4 1 (1.25%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) iTunes
2 5 (6.25%) Boomi
3 4 (5.00%) SaaS
4 3 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.75%) LDAP
2 17 (21.25%) SSL
3 11 (13.75%) LAN
3 11 (13.75%) WAN
4 6 (7.50%) HTTP
4 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.25%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.75%) MySQL
3 9 (11.25%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (10.00%) MS Access
4 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (8.75%) Big Data
5 7 (8.75%) DB2
6 5 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (6.25%) Impala
7 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (3.75%) PowerCenter
9 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.50%) DTS
9 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (1.25%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) JIRA
2 2 (2.50%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.25%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.25%) Gatling
3 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.25%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.25%) Hudson
3 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.25%) JMeter
3 1 (1.25%) LoadUI
3 1 (1.25%) Log4j
3 1 (1.25%) Selenium
3 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.25%) XMLSpy
3 1 (1.25%) YourKit
General
1 15 (18.75%) Finance
2 13 (16.25%) Multimedia
3 9 (11.25%) Banking
4 7 (8.75%) Manufacturing
5 5 (6.25%) Legal
5 5 (6.25%) Retail
5 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.75%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.75%) Law
6 3 (3.75%) Marketing
7 2 (2.50%) Advertising
7 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.25%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (31.25%) Architect
2 17 (21.25%) Developer
3 14 (17.50%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (10.00%) Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Administrator
6 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Technical Support
6 6 (7.50%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Graduate
7 5 (6.25%) Graduate Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Desktop Support
8 4 (5.00%) Integration Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (41.25%) Web Services
2 30 (37.50%) HTML
3 26 (32.50%) REST
4 24 (30.00%) JDBC
5 17 (21.25%) CSS
5 17 (21.25%) SAML
6 15 (18.75%) Ajax
6 15 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 14 (17.50%) XML
8 13 (16.25%) .NET
8 13 (16.25%) SOAP
9 10 (12.50%) Middleware
10 6 (7.50%) JSON
11 5 (6.25%) WSDL
12 4 (5.00%) Java EE
12 4 (5.00%) RESTful
13 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
13 3 (3.75%) jQuery
14 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (2.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.75%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.50%) iPad
5 5 (6.25%) Life Science
6 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.25%) AS400
7 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.25%) Fintech
7 1 (1.25%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.25%) iSeries
7 1 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (38.75%) Windows
2 22 (27.50%) Linux
3 11 (13.75%) Unix
4 8 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (7.50%) Apple iOS
5 6 (7.50%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (6.25%) Windows 2000
6 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.25%) Software Architecture
2 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (16.25%) Customer Requirements
4 13 (16.25%) Presales
4 13 (16.25%) Service Design
5 12 (15.00%) Migration
6 11 (13.75%) CRM
6 11 (13.75%) Software Engineering
7 10 (12.50%) OO
8 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (11.25%) Time Management
9 8 (10.00%) ERP
9 8 (10.00%) Mobile Development
10 7 (8.75%) Analytics
10 7 (8.75%) Mobile Application Development
10 7 (8.75%) Project Management
10 7 (8.75%) SDLC
10 7 (8.75%) Workflow
11 6 (7.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.50%) SQL
2 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 13 (16.25%) C#
5 11 (13.75%) Java
6 7 (8.75%) Bash Shell
6 7 (8.75%) Korn
7 6 (7.50%) C++
7 6 (7.50%) VB
7 6 (7.50%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.25%) Python
8 5 (6.25%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.00%) Perl
10 2 (2.50%) C
10 2 (2.50%) COBOL
10 2 (2.50%) VBA
10 2 (2.50%) VBScript
11 1 (1.25%) Groovy
11 1 (1.25%) REXX
11 1 (1.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (5.00%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.25%) PMP
5 1 (1.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) Samba
2 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.25%) ACF2
3 1 (1.25%) RACF
3 1 (1.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) Nagios
2 2 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.25%) Grafana
3 1 (1.25%) Graphite
3 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.25%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.75%) ServiceNow
3 7 (8.75%) Oracle
4 6 (7.50%) Apple
5 5 (6.25%) Jitterbit
5 5 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (6.25%) MuleSoft
5 5 (6.25%) Verint
6 4 (5.00%) Atlassian
6 4 (5.00%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (5.00%) Dell
7 3 (3.75%) Sage
7 3 (3.75%) Tableau
7 3 (3.75%) VMware
8 2 (2.50%) Epicor
8 2 (2.50%) HP
8 2 (2.50%) Infor
8 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.50%) SAP
9 1 (1.25%) IBM
Sandbach, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum x3 Bonus (c£100,000 Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £42,500 to £47,500 per annum 10% bonus, excellent benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago