The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 278 278 255
Rank change year-on-year 0 -23  
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 1025 1127 1408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.15% 1.15% 1.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.75% 3.84% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 742 831 1139
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

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 with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 27359 29314 36301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.76% 29.89% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 53088 57092 72399
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in the UK

RDBMS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RDBMS in the UK

RDBMS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in the UK

RDBMS
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
England -9 868 £52,500 +5.00% 110
UK excluding London -7 587 £50,000 +11.11% 75
London -9 426 £62,500 - 48
South East +3 125 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Scotland +17 120 £50,000 +23.45% 11
North of England -7 110 £45,000 +5.88% 23
East of England +38 95 £48,750 +4.83% 7
South West -37 74 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Midlands -26 47 £50,000 +8.69% 11
Northern Ireland +12 22 £100,000 +122.22%
Wales -6 5 £52,500 +36.36% 2

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 1923 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1035 (53.82%) SQL
3 866 (45.03%) Java
4 774 (40.25%) Agile Software Development
5 735 (38.22%) SQL Server
6 706 (36.71%) Oracle
7 460 (23.92%) Linux
8 439 (22.83%) JavaScript
9 425 (22.10%) Finance
10 422 (21.94%) Degree
11 399 (20.75%) NoSQL
12 374 (19.45%) TDD
13 364 (18.93%) MySQL
14 351 (18.25%) Spring
15 344 (17.89%) Scrum
16 332 (17.26%) .NET
17 319 (16.59%) Microsoft
18 318 (16.54%) HTML
19 313 (16.28%) C#
20 309 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
21 305 (15.86%) Python
22 284 (14.77%) XML
23 279 (14.51%) ETL
24 274 (14.25%) CSS
25 269 (13.99%) Oracle Database
26 267 (13.88%) Web Services
27 266 (13.83%) Unix
28 258 (13.42%) Git (software)
29 257 (13.36%) OO
30 245 (12.74%) Software Engineering

RDBMS
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
1 126 (6.55%) Apache Spark
2 113 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 101 (5.25%) Apache
4 100 (5.20%) WebSphere
5 97 (5.04%) JBoss
6 79 (4.11%) WebLogic
7 75 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
8 52 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 43 (2.24%) SharePoint
10 39 (2.03%) CMS
11 37 (1.92%) Apache Pig
11 37 (1.92%) IIS
12 34 (1.77%) SAS
13 33 (1.72%) Apache Solr
14 26 (1.35%) Jetty
15 24 (1.25%) GlassFish
16 23 (1.20%) CoreMedia CMS
17 18 (0.94%) Confluence
18 17 (0.88%) OpenStack
19 15 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (1.20%) SPSS
4 16 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.21%) Weka
8 3 (0.16%) S-PLUS
8 3 (0.16%) Stata
9 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.052%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 37 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (1.77%) Eloqua
3 30 (1.56%) Adobe Campaign
4 25 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
5 21 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.31%) Temenos T24
8 5 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
8 5 (0.26%) Unica
9 4 (0.21%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 4 (0.21%) SAP BPC
10 3 (0.16%) Infor M3
10 3 (0.16%) MetaTrader
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (0.16%) Pega PRPC
11 2 (0.10%) Oracle Assets
11 2 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
11 2 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 167 (8.68%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (5.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (2.76%) SaaS
4 45 (2.34%) GitHub
5 24 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (1.09%) PaaS
7 18 (0.94%) IaaS
8 14 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
9 11 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.42%) Taleo
11 7 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (0.26%) Silverpop
13 4 (0.21%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 4 (0.21%) Oracle Service Cloud
13 4 (0.21%) Responsys
14 3 (0.16%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (2.96%) Internet
2 49 (2.55%) HTTP
3 44 (2.29%) TCP/IP
4 27 (1.40%) DNS
5 22 (1.14%) SSL
6 19 (0.99%) Ethernet
6 19 (0.99%) RS-232
7 16 (0.83%) Firewall
8 15 (0.78%) LDAP
8 15 (0.78%) SSH
9 11 (0.57%) SAN
10 7 (0.36%) Broadband
10 7 (0.36%) FTP
11 5 (0.26%) DHCP
12 4 (0.21%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.21%) SNMP
13 3 (0.16%) Network Security
13 3 (0.16%) SMTP
14 2 (0.10%) AMQP
14 2 (0.10%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1923 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 735 (38.22%) SQL Server
3 399 (20.75%) NoSQL
4 364 (18.93%) MySQL
5 269 (13.99%) Oracle Database
6 238 (12.38%) Big Data
7 233 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
8 229 (11.91%) Data Warehouse
9 218 (11.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 192 (9.98%) Hadoop
11 186 (9.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 154 (8.01%) MongoDB
13 142 (7.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 109 (5.67%) Oracle Database 11g
15 82 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
16 79 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
17 70 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
18 69 (3.59%) Apache Hive
19 67 (3.48%) Oracle Database 12c
20 65 (3.38%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 258 (13.42%) Git (software)
2 124 (6.45%) Maven
3 118 (6.14%) Jenkins
4 100 (5.20%) Subversion
5 83 (4.32%) JUnit
6 71 (3.69%) Visual Studio
7 62 (3.22%) Ant
8 52 (2.70%) JIRA
9 44 (2.29%) Gradle
10 42 (2.18%) Talend Open Studio
11 39 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
12 38 (1.98%) Selenium
13 33 (1.72%) Cucumber
14 25 (1.30%) Eclipse
15 24 (1.25%) ERwin
15 24 (1.25%) TeamCity
16 22 (1.14%) NUnit
17 21 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 20 (1.04%) Mockito
18 20 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
General
1 425 (22.10%) Finance
2 160 (8.32%) Banking
3 147 (7.64%) Retail
4 130 (6.76%) Marketing
5 85 (4.42%) Games
6 65 (3.38%) Legal
7 64 (3.33%) Telecoms
8 50 (2.60%) Manufacturing
9 37 (1.92%) Electronics
10 35 (1.82%) Front Office
11 28 (1.46%) Advertising
12 25 (1.30%) Online Betting
13 21 (1.09%) Publishing
14 18 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
15 16 (0.83%) Back Office
15 16 (0.83%) Investment Banking
15 16 (0.83%) Law
16 15 (0.78%) Automotive
17 12 (0.62%) Military
18 8 (0.42%) Billing
Job Titles
1 982 (51.07%) Developer
2 437 (22.72%) Java Developer
3 217 (11.28%) Architect
4 212 (11.02%) Senior Developer
5 201 (10.45%) DBA
6 147 (7.64%) .NET Developer
7 131 (6.81%) Senior Java Developer
8 128 (6.66%) C# Developer
9 115 (5.98%) SQL Developer
10 97 (5.04%) SQL DBA
11 94 (4.89%) C# .NET Developer
11 94 (4.89%) Software Developer
12 91 (4.73%) Data Architect
13 87 (4.52%) Analyst
13 87 (4.52%) Oracle Developer
14 81 (4.21%) Administrator
15 80 (4.16%) Oracle DBA
16 75 (3.90%) Software Engineer
17 68 (3.54%) Lead Developer
18 61 (3.17%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (18.25%) Spring
2 332 (17.26%) .NET
3 318 (16.54%) HTML
4 284 (14.77%) XML
5 274 (14.25%) CSS
6 267 (13.88%) Web Services
7 214 (11.13%) Hibernate
8 213 (11.08%) REST
9 168 (8.74%) J2EE
10 155 (8.06%) ASP.NET
11 151 (7.85%) AngularJS
12 146 (7.59%) SOAP
13 127 (6.60%) HTML5
14 125 (6.50%) Java EE
15 124 (6.45%) RESTful
16 118 (6.14%) JMS
17 105 (5.46%) JSON
18 104 (5.41%) jQuery
19 90 (4.68%) .NET Framework
20 88 (4.58%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 237 (12.32%) Computer Science
2 188 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
4 70 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
5 69 (3.59%) Management Information System
6 68 (3.54%) Data Structures
7 57 (2.96%) User Experience
8 55 (2.86%) Replication
9 51 (2.65%) N-Tier
10 50 (2.60%) Algorithms
11 41 (2.13%) Derivative
11 41 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 41 (2.13%) Online Games
12 31 (1.61%) Clustering
12 31 (1.61%) Fintech
13 24 (1.25%) Mobile App
14 21 (1.09%) Data Centre
15 19 (0.99%) iPad
15 19 (0.99%) SWIFT
15 19 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 460 (23.92%) Linux
2 266 (13.83%) Unix
3 234 (12.17%) Windows
4 77 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 42 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (1.66%) Mac OS X
7 20 (1.04%) Android
8 19 (0.99%) Solaris
9 18 (0.94%) Apple iOS
10 17 (0.88%) Mac OS
10 17 (0.88%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 12 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.26%) CentOS
14 3 (0.16%) AIX
14 3 (0.16%) VMS
14 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.16%) zOS
15 2 (0.10%) VyOS
16 1 (0.052%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 774 (40.25%) Agile Software Development
2 374 (19.45%) TDD
3 344 (17.89%) Scrum
4 309 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
5 279 (14.51%) ETL
6 257 (13.36%) OO
7 245 (12.74%) Software Engineering
8 219 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
9 208 (10.82%) SOA
10 203 (10.56%) MVC
11 200 (10.40%) Analytics
12 196 (10.19%) SDLC
13 169 (8.79%) Data Modelling
14 165 (8.58%) Performance Tuning
15 160 (8.32%) Open Source
16 149 (7.75%) Test Automation
17 148 (7.70%) DevOps
18 137 (7.12%) Kanban
19 132 (6.86%) E-Commerce
19 132 (6.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1035 (53.82%) SQL
2 866 (45.03%) Java
3 439 (22.83%) JavaScript
4 313 (16.28%) C#
5 305 (15.86%) Python
6 233 (12.12%) PL/SQL
7 199 (10.35%) T-SQL
8 126 (6.55%) Scala
9 117 (6.08%) PHP
10 108 (5.62%) C++
11 107 (5.56%) Perl
12 93 (4.84%) Shell Script
13 86 (4.47%) Ruby
14 82 (4.26%) C
15 60 (3.12%) PowerShell
16 59 (3.07%) Bash Shell
17 45 (2.34%) R
18 31 (1.61%) VB
19 23 (1.20%) XAML
20 22 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 422 (21.94%) Degree
2 106 (5.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 75 (3.90%) Security Cleared
4 49 (2.55%) Master's Degree
5 38 (1.98%) SC Cleared
6 31 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (1.40%) Numerate Degree
8 22 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
9 20 (1.04%) OCP
10 19 (0.99%) MCITP
11 18 (0.94%) MySQL Certification
12 17 (0.88%) PhD
13 14 (0.73%) DV Cleared
14 13 (0.68%) MCTS
15 12 (0.62%) ISEB
16 8 (0.42%) CCNA
16 8 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
16 8 (0.42%) CISSP
16 8 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (0.42%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (4.63%) QA
2 67 (3.48%) PCI DSS
3 61 (3.17%) Data Quality
4 16 (0.83%) SLA
5 15 (0.78%) GDPR
6 13 (0.68%) MiFID
7 9 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.36%) WAI
9 6 (0.31%) PMO
10 5 (0.26%) GAAP
11 4 (0.21%) SEPA
12 3 (0.16%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.10%) IFRS
14 1 (0.052%) Basel III
14 1 (0.052%) Dodd-Frank
14 1 (0.052%) EMIR
14 1 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 64 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
2 54 (2.81%) Active Directory
3 48 (2.50%) Docker
4 44 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (1.20%) Hyper-V
6 16 (0.83%) Apache Flume
7 15 (0.78%) HDFS
7 15 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (0.42%) XenServer
9 7 (0.36%) iptables
9 7 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.10%) vSphere
12 1 (0.052%) Cronacle
12 1 (0.052%) Firmware
12 1 (0.052%) KVM
12 1 (0.052%) NFS
12 1 (0.052%) Varnish
12 1 (0.052%) Xen
Systems Management
1 96 (4.99%) Puppet
2 61 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
3 59 (3.07%) Oracle RMAN
4 52 (2.70%) Data Guard
5 42 (2.18%) Ansible
6 27 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 18 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 14 (0.73%) Control-M
8 14 (0.73%) Kibana
9 13 (0.68%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 11 (0.57%) Salt
11 9 (0.47%) Tivoli
11 9 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 8 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
13 7 (0.36%) Oozie
14 6 (0.31%) Nagios
15 5 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 5 (0.26%) Grafana
15 5 (0.26%) Kubernetes
15 5 (0.26%) MOM
Vendors
1 706 (36.71%) Oracle
2 319 (16.59%) Microsoft
3 74 (3.85%) VMware
4 69 (3.59%) IBM
5 65 (3.38%) Informatica
5 65 (3.38%) SAP
6 58 (3.02%) Tableau
7 54 (2.81%) Teradata
8 51 (2.65%) Sybase
9 42 (2.18%) Talend
10 37 (1.92%) Cognizant
10 37 (1.92%) Red Hat
11 36 (1.87%) Adobe
12 30 (1.56%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 27 (1.40%) Google
14 26 (1.35%) Netezza
14 26 (1.35%) TIBCO
15 23 (1.20%) MicroStrategy
16 20 (1.04%) Cognos
16 20 (1.04%) hybris
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