Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 266 226 222
Rank change year-on-year -40 -4 -66
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 45 104 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.94% 0.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.52% 3.48% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 36 60 91
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.06% +3.16% +11.76%
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +3.09%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2956 2990 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.45% 27.11% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2521 2495 2695
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing RDBMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in the West Midlands

RDBMS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for RDBMS in the West Midlands

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in the West Midlands

RDBMS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Birmingham +27 20 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Coventry +11 12 £57,500 +47.44%
Staffordshire +2 4 £47,500 -
Warwickshire -38 3 £41,500 -7.78%
Worcestershire - 2 £52,500 -
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 45 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 28 (62.22%) SQL
3 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 17 (37.78%) Oracle
5 16 (35.56%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
6 14 (31.11%) Java
7 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (26.67%) SDLC
8 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (20.00%) Finance
8 9 (20.00%) Spring
8 9 (20.00%) .NET
8 9 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (17.78%) Unix
9 8 (17.78%) Windows
9 8 (17.78%) Linux
9 8 (17.78%) MySQL
9 8 (17.78%) Analytics
10 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
10 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (13.33%) Web Design
11 6 (13.33%) Hibernate
11 6 (13.33%) SOA
11 6 (13.33%) C#
11 6 (13.33%) HTML
11 6 (13.33%) CSS
11 6 (13.33%) OO
11 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (13.33%) Big Data

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (8.89%) JBoss
2 3 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.22%) Confluence
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.11%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 4 (8.89%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.22%) IaaS
5 1 (2.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (17.78%) MySQL
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
4 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (13.33%) Big Data
6 5 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (11.11%) Data Lake
6 5 (11.11%) DB2
6 5 (11.11%) DTS
6 5 (11.11%) Power BI
7 4 (8.89%) HDInsight
7 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
9 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
9 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (4.44%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.22%) AccuRev
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) ProC
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Automotive
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.78%) DBA
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
4 7 (15.56%) SQL DBA
5 6 (13.33%) Consultant
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Architect
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 2 (4.44%) Data Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.22%) Data Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) .NET
1 9 (20.00%) Spring
2 6 (13.33%) CSS
2 6 (13.33%) Hibernate
2 6 (13.33%) HTML
3 4 (8.89%) Java EE
4 3 (6.67%) J2SE
4 3 (6.67%) Java SE
4 3 (6.67%) Servlets
4 3 (6.67%) Swing
5 2 (4.44%) jQuery
5 2 (4.44%) WinForms
6 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.22%) Web Services
6 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) SCADA
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.22%) Fintech
4 1 (2.22%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Linux
1 8 (17.78%) Unix
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) SDLC
3 9 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 8 (17.78%) Analytics
5 6 (13.33%) OO
5 6 (13.33%) SOA
5 6 (13.33%) Web Design
6 5 (11.11%) Database Security
6 5 (11.11%) High Availability
6 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
6 5 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 5 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.89%) Machine Learning
7 4 (8.89%) Presales
7 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) SQL
2 14 (31.11%) Java
3 6 (13.33%) C#
4 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.89%) C
6 3 (6.67%) C++
7 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.22%) U-SQL
8 1 (2.22%) VB
8 1 (2.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Apache Flume
1 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Ansible
1 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Oracle
2 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Tableau
4 2 (4.44%) FIS
5 1 (2.22%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.22%) Cognos
5 1 (2.22%) Google
5 1 (2.22%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) Informatica
5 1 (2.22%) Netezza