Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for RDBMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RDBMS over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 130 143
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13 -8
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 9 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.46% 1.00% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.53% 3.13% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 5
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% +23.29% -8.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,227 £28,900
90th Percentile £49,000 £59,000 £42,650
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%

RDBMS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 588 767 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 30.32% 31.81% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 511 658 650
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.65% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £48,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +1.69%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Wales

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for RDBMS in Wales

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in Wales over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in Wales

RDBMS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Wales region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
South Wales +12 7 £38,500 -14.44% 1
North Wales - 2 £41,250 - 2
RDBMS
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (33.33%) Release Management
4 3 (33.33%) High Availability
4 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) Clustering
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (33.33%) Data Guard
4 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) HTTP
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) Proactive Management
5 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) JUnit
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Logistics

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) nginx
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Support Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) Ember.js
2 2 (22.22%) Express
2 2 (22.22%) Meteor
2 2 (22.22%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) DOM
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Struts
3 1 (11.11%) Struts2
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) High Availability
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (33.33%) Proactive Management
1 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 3 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Logistics
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) QA Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle