The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Relational Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database
UK
Rank 102 86 104
Rank change year-on-year -16 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 2385 3282 3107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.81% 3.18% 2.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.16% 10.27% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1806 2676 2470
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Relational Database 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 26030 31968 33257
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.65% 30.95% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22065 27219 28171
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in the UK

Relational Database
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Relational Database in the UK

Relational Database
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Relational Database in the UK

Relational Database
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Relational Database within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England -25 2132 £48,250 +1.57% 307
London -2 1057 £60,000 +9.09% 124
South East -16 361 £42,500 -5.55% 47
Scotland +15 187 £50,250 +18.23% 29
East of England +3 177 £45,000 +12.50% 21
City of London +18 158 £58,750 +11.90% 28
North West -32 143 £41,500 +3.75% 31
South West -37 137 £40,000 - 29
Yorkshire +9 121 £40,000 -3.03% 19
Glasgow +7 116 £50,250 +2.03% 16
Manchester +25 113 £42,500 +13.33% 17
West Yorkshire +52 102 £40,000 -3.03% 13
Essex +16 81 £50,000 +19.04% 7
Berkshire -14 81 £40,000 -27.27% 10
Leeds +24 71 £40,000 - 11
Edinburgh +5 66 £50,500 +34.66% 11
West Midlands -48 66 £37,500 -10.71% 20
Hampshire -17 61 £35,000 -20.45% 12
Surrey -51 60 £47,500 -5.00% 6
West Sussex +41 57 £42,500 +70.00% 8
East Midlands -5 57 £38,750 +10.71% 13
Reading +7 35 £29,750 -40.50% 4
Colchester -12 35 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Bristol -29 34 £43,750 +9.37% 12
Cambridgeshire -21 32 £42,500 -1.16% 7
East Sussex +19 31 £37,500 -53.12% 1
Gatwick +13 31 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +3 30 £46,250 +62.28% 2
Crawley +30 29 £42,500 -15.84% 2
Cambridge -13 28 £42,500 +1.19% 6

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 2625 (51.09%) SQL
2 2145 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
3 1977 (38.48%) RDBMS
4 1966 (38.26%) Java
5 1837 (35.75%) SQL Server
6 1539 (29.95%) JavaScript
7 1525 (29.68%) Oracle
8 1304 (25.38%) HTML
9 1221 (23.76%) C#
10 1150 (22.38%) Finance
11 1141 (22.21%) .NET
12 1129 (21.97%) CSS
13 1089 (21.20%) Degree
14 1076 (20.94%) Linux
15 981 (19.09%) OO
16 962 (18.72%) MySQL
17 926 (18.02%) Microsoft
18 876 (17.05%) Web Services
19 857 (16.68%) Scrum
20 856 (16.66%) Python
21 762 (14.83%) Git (software)
22 760 (14.79%) TDD
23 736 (14.32%) Software Engineering
24 697 (13.57%) MVC
25 680 (13.23%) XML
26 671 (13.06%) NoSQL
27 669 (13.02%) Spring
28 652 (12.69%) Windows
29 645 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
30 641 (12.48%) Business Intelligence

Relational Database
Top Related 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
1 264 (5.14%) WebSphere
2 256 (4.98%) JBoss
3 245 (4.77%) Apache Spark
4 244 (4.75%) Tomcat
5 237 (4.61%) Elasticsearch
6 206 (4.01%) Apache
7 198 (3.85%) WebLogic
8 154 (3.00%) CMS
9 121 (2.36%) SharePoint
10 111 (2.16%) IIS
10 111 (2.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 91 (1.77%) Apache Pig
12 74 (1.44%) SAS
13 72 (1.40%) Confluence
14 67 (1.30%) GlassFish
15 63 (1.23%) Jetty
16 62 (1.21%) nginx
17 58 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
17 58 (1.13%) Umbraco
18 45 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 503 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 156 (3.04%) MS Office
3 53 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 42 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 37 (0.72%) SPSS
6 35 (0.68%) MS Project
7 13 (0.25%) InfoPath
8 11 (0.21%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
10 8 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (0.16%) Stata
11 6 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
11 6 (0.12%) HipChat
11 6 (0.12%) InDesign
12 5 (0.097%) Weka
13 4 (0.078%) S-PLUS
14 2 (0.039%) Simulink
14 2 (0.039%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 69 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
2 44 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
3 36 (0.70%) Adobe Campaign
4 30 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 25 (0.49%) Magento
6 18 (0.35%) Eloqua
6 18 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
7 17 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 16 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
8 16 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 14 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
10 13 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
11 11 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
12 10 (0.19%) FastStats
13 7 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 7 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
13 7 (0.14%) Infor CRM
13 7 (0.14%) Shopify
14 6 (0.12%) Temenos T24
15 5 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 415 (8.08%) Amazon AWS
2 180 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 180 (3.50%) SaaS
3 132 (2.57%) GitHub
4 55 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
5 47 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
6 39 (0.76%) IaaS
7 32 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 32 (0.62%) PaaS
8 29 (0.56%) Google Analytics
9 23 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
9 23 (0.45%) Office 365
10 15 (0.29%) Amazon Kinesis
10 15 (0.29%) AWS OpsWorks
11 12 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
11 12 (0.23%) Force.com
12 8 (0.16%) Responsys
13 7 (0.14%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.14%) Taleo
14 6 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 168 (3.27%) HTTP
2 117 (2.28%) Internet
3 92 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 82 (1.60%) DNS
5 59 (1.15%) Firewall
6 41 (0.80%) SSL
7 33 (0.64%) LDAP
8 27 (0.53%) SMTP
9 24 (0.47%) FTP
10 21 (0.41%) Intranet
11 20 (0.39%) HTTPS
11 20 (0.39%) SAN
11 20 (0.39%) SNMP
12 18 (0.35%) Network Security
12 18 (0.35%) SSH
13 17 (0.33%) LAN
13 17 (0.33%) WAN
14 12 (0.23%) AMQP
15 11 (0.21%) IMAP
15 11 (0.21%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1977 (38.48%) RDBMS
2 1837 (35.75%) SQL Server
3 962 (18.72%) MySQL
4 671 (13.06%) NoSQL
5 555 (10.80%) Big Data
6 543 (10.57%) Data Warehouse
7 497 (9.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 449 (8.74%) PostgreSQL
9 437 (8.51%) MongoDB
10 424 (8.25%) Hadoop
11 408 (7.94%) Oracle Database
12 400 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 242 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
14 229 (4.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 193 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
16 175 (3.41%) Apache Hive
17 172 (3.35%) DB2
18 163 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
19 151 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
20 137 (2.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 762 (14.83%) Git (software)
2 473 (9.21%) Jenkins
3 400 (7.79%) Subversion
4 312 (6.07%) JIRA
5 288 (5.61%) Maven
6 250 (4.87%) Visual Studio
7 230 (4.48%) Selenium
8 216 (4.20%) JUnit
9 194 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 189 (3.68%) Cucumber
11 142 (2.76%) Ant
12 120 (2.34%) Gradle
13 111 (2.16%) TeamCity
14 106 (2.06%) Hudson
15 91 (1.77%) Talend Open Studio
16 90 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 77 (1.50%) Eclipse
18 70 (1.36%) Mockito
19 63 (1.23%) git-flow
20 61 (1.19%) SpecFlow
General
1 1150 (22.38%) Finance
2 425 (8.27%) Banking
3 284 (5.53%) Retail
4 263 (5.12%) Marketing
5 132 (2.57%) Games
6 129 (2.51%) Investment Banking
7 128 (2.49%) Advertising
7 128 (2.49%) Legal
8 110 (2.14%) Telecoms
9 86 (1.67%) Manufacturing
10 70 (1.36%) Front Office
11 50 (0.97%) Publishing
12 49 (0.95%) Military
13 44 (0.86%) Electronics
14 32 (0.62%) Back Office
15 31 (0.60%) Automotive
16 29 (0.56%) Financial Institution
17 28 (0.54%) Retail Banking
18 26 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
19 25 (0.49%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2587 (50.35%) Developer
2 838 (16.31%) Java Developer
3 519 (10.10%) Analyst
4 497 (9.67%) Senior Developer
5 415 (8.08%) .NET Developer
6 392 (7.63%) C# Developer
7 385 (7.49%) Architect
8 337 (6.56%) SQL Developer
9 275 (5.35%) C# .NET Developer
10 270 (5.25%) DBA
11 266 (5.18%) Software Developer
12 262 (5.10%) Senior Java Developer
13 231 (4.50%) Software Engineer
14 208 (4.05%) Consultant
15 170 (3.31%) Web Developer
16 169 (3.29%) PHP Developer
17 152 (2.96%) Junior
18 147 (2.86%) Administrator
19 141 (2.74%) ASP.NET Developer
20 139 (2.71%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1304 (25.38%) HTML
2 1141 (22.21%) .NET
3 1129 (21.97%) CSS
4 876 (17.05%) Web Services
5 680 (13.23%) XML
6 669 (13.02%) Spring
7 608 (11.83%) ASP.NET
8 552 (10.74%) REST
9 548 (10.67%) jQuery
10 507 (9.87%) AngularJS
11 482 (9.38%) HTML5
12 465 (9.05%) SOAP
13 433 (8.43%) Hibernate
14 432 (8.41%) RESTful
15 335 (6.52%) Java EE
16 330 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 322 (6.27%) JSON
18 310 (6.03%) CSS3
19 309 (6.01%) J2EE
20 299 (5.82%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 645 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
2 595 (11.58%) Computer Science
3 268 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
4 245 (4.77%) Management Information System
5 164 (3.19%) Data Structures
6 146 (2.84%) Algorithms
7 141 (2.74%) User Experience
8 122 (2.37%) Replication
9 113 (2.20%) Fintech
10 88 (1.71%) Mobile App
11 78 (1.52%) Clustering
12 71 (1.38%) N-Tier
13 65 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 60 (1.17%) Client/Server
15 50 (0.97%) Life Science
16 49 (0.95%) Fixed Income
17 48 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
18 45 (0.88%) Online Games
19 43 (0.84%) PKI
20 42 (0.82%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1076 (20.94%) Linux
2 652 (12.69%) Windows
3 598 (11.64%) Unix
4 118 (2.30%) Windows Server
5 78 (1.52%) Android
6 77 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 69 (1.34%) Apple iOS
8 61 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 49 (0.95%) Mac OS X
10 47 (0.91%) Solaris
11 36 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
12 30 (0.58%) CentOS
13 26 (0.51%) AIX
14 21 (0.41%) Windows 7
15 15 (0.29%) VMS
16 12 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (0.19%) Debian
18 9 (0.18%) Ubuntu
19 7 (0.14%) Windows Embedded Compact
20 6 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2145 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
2 981 (19.09%) OO
3 857 (16.68%) Scrum
4 760 (14.79%) TDD
5 736 (14.32%) Software Engineering
6 697 (13.57%) MVC
7 641 (12.48%) Business Intelligence
8 609 (11.85%) ETL
9 584 (11.37%) Analytics
10 552 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
11 536 (10.43%) SOA
12 529 (10.30%) SDLC
13 463 (9.01%) OOP
14 435 (8.47%) DevOps
15 404 (7.86%) Web Development
16 375 (7.30%) Unit Testing
17 374 (7.28%) Mentoring
18 328 (6.38%) E-Commerce
19 323 (6.29%) Data Modelling
20 295 (5.74%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2625 (51.09%) SQL
2 1966 (38.26%) Java
3 1539 (29.95%) JavaScript
4 1221 (23.76%) C#
5 856 (16.66%) Python
6 561 (10.92%) T-SQL
7 449 (8.74%) PHP
8 321 (6.25%) PL/SQL
9 311 (6.05%) Ruby
10 278 (5.41%) C++
11 249 (4.85%) Shell Script
12 245 (4.77%) Scala
13 228 (4.44%) Perl
14 221 (4.30%) C
15 163 (3.17%) Bash Shell
16 130 (2.53%) VB.NET
17 129 (2.51%) R
18 113 (2.20%) PowerShell
19 103 (2.00%) Go
20 88 (1.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1089 (21.20%) Degree
2 132 (2.57%) Security Cleared
3 120 (2.34%) ISEB
4 90 (1.75%) ISTQB
5 84 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 59 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 56 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
8 53 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 51 (0.99%) OCP
10 46 (0.90%) PhD
11 41 (0.80%) DV Cleared
12 13 (0.25%) CISSP
12 13 (0.25%) Postgraduate
13 12 (0.23%) CISM
13 12 (0.23%) HND
14 11 (0.21%) MCSD
15 10 (0.19%) PMI Certification
16 9 (0.18%) MCP
16 9 (0.18%) RHCA
17 8 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 322 (6.27%) QA
2 118 (2.30%) Data Quality
3 65 (1.27%) SLA
4 64 (1.25%) PCI DSS
5 34 (0.66%) MiFID
6 20 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 19 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 15 (0.29%) WAI
9 14 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
9 14 (0.27%) SDET
10 13 (0.25%) EMIR
11 11 (0.21%) PMO
12 5 (0.097%) IFRS
12 5 (0.097%) IFRS 9
13 2 (0.039%) Disclosure Scotland
13 2 (0.039%) HL7
13 2 (0.039%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 1 (0.019%) MISRA C
14 1 (0.019%) WCAG
System Software
1 141 (2.74%) Docker
2 104 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
4 62 (1.21%) Hyper-V
5 50 (0.97%) Active Directory
6 35 (0.68%) Varnish
7 28 (0.54%) HDFS
8 27 (0.53%) Apache Flume
9 20 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
10 12 (0.23%) iptables
10 12 (0.23%) XenServer
11 10 (0.19%) Xen
12 8 (0.16%) VirtualBox
13 7 (0.14%) Firmware
13 7 (0.14%) LXC
14 6 (0.12%) Oracle Clusterware
14 6 (0.12%) Terminal Server
15 5 (0.097%) NFS
16 4 (0.078%) Samba
16 4 (0.078%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 182 (3.54%) Puppet
2 133 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
3 90 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
4 86 (1.67%) Data Guard
5 61 (1.19%) Ansible
6 59 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 44 (0.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 40 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
9 21 (0.41%) Tivoli
9 21 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 20 (0.39%) Kibana
10 20 (0.39%) Nagios
11 18 (0.35%) Oozie
12 17 (0.33%) Control-M
12 17 (0.33%) Grafana
12 17 (0.33%) Salt
13 16 (0.31%) ZABBIX
14 13 (0.25%) StatsD
15 12 (0.23%) HAProxy
15 12 (0.23%) logstash
Vendors
1 1525 (29.68%) Oracle
2 926 (18.02%) Microsoft
3 174 (3.39%) Tableau
4 152 (2.96%) Sybase
5 150 (2.92%) VMware
6 147 (2.86%) IBM
7 140 (2.72%) Google
8 110 (2.14%) Teradata
9 107 (2.08%) Informatica
10 101 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
11 93 (1.81%) SAP
12 91 (1.77%) Talend
13 84 (1.63%) Splunk
14 74 (1.44%) Red Hat
15 73 (1.42%) Atlassian
16 71 (1.38%) Adobe
17 66 (1.28%) Zend
18 63 (1.23%) Sun
19 47 (0.91%) TIBCO
20 38 (0.74%) Cognos
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