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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database
UK
Rank 102 86 101
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 2370 3239 3083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.83% 3.17% 2.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.21% 10.21% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1787 2647 2447
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 25744 31729 32822
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.69% 31.01% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21809 26977 27810
Median salary £48,655 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.69% +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 22 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 22 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 -23 2121 £48,500 +2.10% 332
London -1 1051 £60,000 +9.09% 137
South East -24 362 £42,500 -5.55% 58
Scotland +13 184 £50,000 +17.64% 24
East of England +1 176 £45,000 +12.50% 24
City of London +16 157 £57,500 +9.52% 29
North West -40 142 £42,500 +6.25% 35
South West -41 137 £40,000 - 27
Yorkshire +17 118 £40,000 - 22
Glasgow +7 113 £50,000 +1.52% 16
Manchester +19 111 £45,000 +20.00% 21
West Yorkshire +39 102 £40,000 +1.26% 15
Berkshire -12 82 £40,000 -25.58% 13
Essex +16 80 £50,000 +20.48% 6
Leeds +23 70 £40,000 +1.26% 11
West Midlands -49 67 £37,500 -10.71% 15
Edinburgh +11 66 £50,500 +34.66% 7
Hampshire -18 62 £34,500 -21.59% 14
Surrey -41 61 £47,500 -5.00% 7
West Sussex +41 57 £42,500 +70.00% 11
East Midlands -7 56 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Reading +14 36 £29,750 -40.50% 4
Colchester -13 35 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Bristol -32 34 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Crawley +31 31 £42,500 -15.84% 3
East Sussex +15 31 £37,500 -53.12% 1
Gatwick +13 30 £52,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire -18 30 £42,500 -1.16% 8
Hertfordshire +2 28 £45,000 +57.89% 4
Basingstoke +13 27 £32,500 -13.33% 2

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 2629 (51.22%) SQL
2 2130 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1976 (38.50%) RDBMS
4 1952 (38.03%) Java
5 1842 (35.89%) SQL Server
6 1532 (29.85%) Oracle
6 1532 (29.85%) JavaScript
7 1311 (25.54%) HTML
8 1220 (23.77%) C#
9 1147 (22.35%) Finance
10 1136 (22.13%) .NET
11 1130 (22.01%) CSS
12 1091 (21.25%) Degree
13 1077 (20.98%) Linux
14 978 (19.05%) OO
15 955 (18.61%) MySQL
16 929 (18.10%) Microsoft
17 878 (17.11%) Web Services
18 851 (16.58%) Python
19 848 (16.52%) Scrum
20 761 (14.83%) Git (software)
21 758 (14.77%) TDD
22 737 (14.36%) Software Engineering
23 691 (13.46%) MVC
24 676 (13.17%) XML
25 671 (13.07%) NoSQL
26 657 (12.80%) Spring
27 649 (12.64%) Windows
27 649 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
28 635 (12.37%) 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
1 263 (5.12%) WebSphere
2 255 (4.97%) JBoss
3 240 (4.68%) Apache Spark
3 240 (4.68%) Tomcat
4 236 (4.60%) Elasticsearch
5 203 (3.95%) Apache
6 197 (3.84%) WebLogic
7 154 (3.00%) CMS
8 120 (2.34%) SharePoint
9 113 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 112 (2.18%) IIS
11 90 (1.75%) Apache Pig
12 76 (1.48%) SAS
13 72 (1.40%) Confluence
14 67 (1.31%) GlassFish
15 62 (1.21%) Jetty
16 61 (1.19%) nginx
17 58 (1.13%) Umbraco
18 57 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
19 44 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 501 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 157 (3.06%) MS Office
3 54 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 42 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 37 (0.72%) SPSS
6 36 (0.70%) MS Project
7 13 (0.25%) InfoPath
8 11 (0.21%) Photoshop
9 9 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
10 8 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (0.16%) Stata
11 6 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
11 6 (0.12%) InDesign
12 5 (0.097%) HipChat
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 28 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 26 (0.51%) Magento
6 18 (0.35%) Eloqua
6 18 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
7 16 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
7 16 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 16 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 14 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
9 13 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
10 12 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
11 10 (0.19%) FastStats
12 8 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
13 7 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 7 (0.14%) Infor CRM
13 7 (0.14%) Shopify
14 6 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
14 6 (0.12%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 415 (8.08%) Amazon AWS
2 180 (3.51%) SaaS
3 179 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 131 (2.55%) GitHub
5 55 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
6 46 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
7 40 (0.78%) IaaS
8 33 (0.64%) PaaS
9 31 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
10 29 (0.56%) Google Analytics
11 24 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
11 24 (0.47%) Office 365
12 14 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
13 13 (0.25%) AWS OpsWorks
13 13 (0.25%) Force.com
14 12 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (0.16%) Amazon S3
15 8 (0.16%) Responsys
16 7 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
16 7 (0.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 166 (3.23%) HTTP
2 118 (2.30%) Internet
3 92 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 83 (1.62%) DNS
5 59 (1.15%) Firewall
6 41 (0.80%) SSL
7 32 (0.62%) LDAP
8 27 (0.53%) SMTP
9 23 (0.45%) FTP
10 22 (0.43%) Intranet
11 20 (0.39%) HTTPS
11 20 (0.39%) Network Security
11 20 (0.39%) SAN
11 20 (0.39%) SNMP
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 1976 (38.50%) RDBMS
2 1842 (35.89%) SQL Server
3 955 (18.61%) MySQL
4 671 (13.07%) NoSQL
5 550 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
6 549 (10.70%) Big Data
7 494 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 442 (8.61%) PostgreSQL
9 439 (8.55%) MongoDB
10 420 (8.18%) Hadoop
11 409 (7.97%) Oracle Database
12 400 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 243 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
14 230 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 196 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
16 179 (3.49%) DB2
17 172 (3.35%) Apache Hive
18 162 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
19 149 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
20 135 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 761 (14.83%) Git (software)
2 469 (9.14%) Jenkins
3 398 (7.75%) Subversion
4 309 (6.02%) JIRA
5 285 (5.55%) Maven
6 248 (4.83%) Visual Studio
7 232 (4.52%) Selenium
8 214 (4.17%) JUnit
9 194 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 190 (3.70%) Cucumber
11 138 (2.69%) Ant
12 117 (2.28%) Gradle
13 110 (2.14%) TeamCity
14 104 (2.03%) Hudson
15 91 (1.77%) Talend Open Studio
16 90 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 76 (1.48%) Eclipse
18 68 (1.32%) Mockito
19 63 (1.23%) git-flow
20 61 (1.19%) SpecFlow
General
1 1147 (22.35%) Finance
2 419 (8.16%) Banking
3 291 (5.67%) Retail
4 262 (5.10%) Marketing
5 133 (2.59%) Games
6 127 (2.47%) Investment Banking
7 126 (2.45%) Advertising
8 125 (2.44%) Legal
9 108 (2.10%) Telecoms
10 85 (1.66%) Manufacturing
11 72 (1.40%) Front Office
12 49 (0.95%) Publishing
13 48 (0.94%) Military
14 44 (0.86%) Electronics
15 32 (0.62%) Back Office
16 31 (0.60%) Automotive
17 29 (0.56%) Financial Institution
18 28 (0.55%) Retail Banking
19 26 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
20 25 (0.49%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2573 (50.13%) Developer
2 825 (16.07%) Java Developer
3 522 (10.17%) Analyst
4 498 (9.70%) Senior Developer
5 412 (8.03%) .NET Developer
6 392 (7.64%) C# Developer
7 382 (7.44%) Architect
8 335 (6.53%) SQL Developer
9 275 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
10 273 (5.32%) DBA
11 264 (5.14%) Software Developer
12 261 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
13 231 (4.50%) Software Engineer
14 210 (4.09%) Consultant
15 171 (3.33%) Web Developer
16 170 (3.31%) PHP Developer
17 153 (2.98%) Junior
18 148 (2.88%) Administrator
19 141 (2.75%) ASP.NET Developer
20 140 (2.73%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1311 (25.54%) HTML
2 1136 (22.13%) .NET
3 1130 (22.01%) CSS
4 878 (17.11%) Web Services
5 676 (13.17%) XML
6 657 (12.80%) Spring
7 610 (11.88%) ASP.NET
8 546 (10.64%) jQuery
9 543 (10.58%) REST
10 503 (9.80%) AngularJS
11 491 (9.57%) HTML5
12 464 (9.04%) SOAP
13 432 (8.42%) RESTful
14 423 (8.24%) Hibernate
15 330 (6.43%) Java EE
16 328 (6.39%) ASP.NET MVC
17 316 (6.16%) JSON
18 315 (6.14%) CSS3
19 304 (5.92%) J2EE
20 298 (5.81%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 649 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
2 598 (11.65%) Computer Science
3 267 (5.20%) Enterprise Software
4 247 (4.81%) Management Information System
5 163 (3.18%) Data Structures
6 147 (2.86%) Algorithms
7 139 (2.71%) User Experience
8 127 (2.47%) Replication
9 111 (2.16%) Fintech
10 86 (1.68%) Mobile App
11 79 (1.54%) Clustering
12 71 (1.38%) N-Tier
13 67 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 59 (1.15%) Client/Server
15 52 (1.01%) Life Science
16 49 (0.95%) Fixed Income
17 46 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
18 45 (0.88%) Online Games
19 42 (0.82%) Hedge funds
19 42 (0.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1077 (20.98%) Linux
2 649 (12.64%) Windows
3 592 (11.53%) Unix
4 116 (2.26%) Windows Server
5 79 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 78 (1.52%) Android
7 70 (1.36%) Apple iOS
8 60 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 48 (0.94%) Mac OS X
10 46 (0.90%) Solaris
11 34 (0.66%) 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 8 (0.16%) Ubuntu
19 7 (0.14%) Windows 10
19 7 (0.14%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 2130 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
2 978 (19.05%) OO
3 848 (16.52%) Scrum
4 758 (14.77%) TDD
5 737 (14.36%) Software Engineering
6 691 (13.46%) MVC
7 635 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
8 613 (11.94%) ETL
9 584 (11.38%) Analytics
10 549 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
11 532 (10.36%) SOA
12 524 (10.21%) SDLC
13 466 (9.08%) OOP
14 435 (8.47%) DevOps
15 401 (7.81%) Web Development
16 374 (7.29%) Mentoring
17 366 (7.13%) Unit Testing
18 327 (6.37%) E-Commerce
19 322 (6.27%) Data Modelling
20 292 (5.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2629 (51.22%) SQL
2 1952 (38.03%) Java
3 1532 (29.85%) JavaScript
4 1220 (23.77%) C#
5 851 (16.58%) Python
6 561 (10.93%) T-SQL
7 449 (8.75%) PHP
8 320 (6.23%) PL/SQL
9 307 (5.98%) Ruby
10 274 (5.34%) C++
11 244 (4.75%) Scala
11 244 (4.75%) Shell Script
12 227 (4.42%) Perl
13 223 (4.34%) C
14 162 (3.16%) Bash Shell
15 130 (2.53%) VB.NET
16 128 (2.49%) R
17 114 (2.22%) PowerShell
18 102 (1.99%) Go
19 86 (1.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1091 (21.25%) Degree
2 132 (2.57%) Security Cleared
3 122 (2.38%) ISEB
4 91 (1.77%) ISTQB
5 85 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 60 (1.17%) SC Cleared
7 56 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
8 53 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 51 (0.99%) OCP
10 47 (0.92%) PhD
11 40 (0.78%) DV Cleared
12 15 (0.29%) Postgraduate
13 13 (0.25%) CISSP
14 12 (0.23%) CISM
14 12 (0.23%) HND
15 11 (0.21%) MCSD
16 10 (0.19%) MCP
16 10 (0.19%) PMI Certification
17 9 (0.18%) RHCA
18 8 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 318 (6.20%) QA
2 125 (2.44%) Data Quality
3 66 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 64 (1.25%) SLA
5 34 (0.66%) MiFID
6 20 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 15 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
8 15 (0.29%) WAI
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%) Basel III
13 2 (0.039%) Disclosure Scotland
13 2 (0.039%) HL7
13 2 (0.039%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 2 (0.039%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 140 (2.73%) Docker
2 103 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (1.97%) Oracle RAC
4 61 (1.19%) Hyper-V
5 50 (0.97%) Active Directory
6 35 (0.68%) Varnish
7 29 (0.56%) HDFS
8 28 (0.55%) Apache Flume
9 21 (0.41%) 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
1 181 (3.53%) Puppet
2 132 (2.57%) Opscode Chef
3 89 (1.73%) Oracle RMAN
4 86 (1.68%) Data Guard
5 60 (1.17%) Ansible
6 59 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 44 (0.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 41 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
9 21 (0.41%) Tivoli
9 21 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 20 (0.39%) Nagios
11 19 (0.37%) Kibana
11 19 (0.37%) 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 1532 (29.85%) Oracle
2 929 (18.10%) Microsoft
3 171 (3.33%) Tableau
4 152 (2.96%) Sybase
5 148 (2.88%) VMware
6 145 (2.82%) IBM
7 140 (2.73%) Google
8 113 (2.20%) Teradata
9 108 (2.10%) Informatica
10 99 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
11 93 (1.81%) SAP
12 91 (1.77%) Talend
13 83 (1.62%) Splunk
14 75 (1.46%) Red Hat
15 73 (1.42%) Atlassian
16 71 (1.38%) Adobe
17 67 (1.31%) Zend
18 64 (1.25%) Sun
19 48 (0.94%) TIBCO
20 39 (0.76%) Siebel
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