Period
to 19 April 2018

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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 241 221
Rank change year-on-year -45 -20 -81
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 33 66 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.67% 1.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.28% 2.34% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 70
West Midlands median annual salary £48,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.88% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £37,500 £26,275 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,875 £61,250 £63,925
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 2,587 2,817 3,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.56% 28.60% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,095 2,417 2,684
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.63% +6.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £59,150 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 19 April 2018.

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 19 April 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
Birmingham -14 15 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Coventry -10 8 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Worcestershire +27 4 £65,000 +56.63%
Solihull +5 3 £42,500 +26.87%
Staffordshire -3 1 £52,500 -20.75%
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 33 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 20 (60.61%) SQL
3 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
4 12 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (33.33%) Finance
6 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
8 7 (21.21%) Windows
8 7 (21.21%) Oracle
8 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
8 7 (21.21%) Analytics
8 7 (21.21%) Big Data
9 6 (18.18%) Innovative Thinking
9 6 (18.18%) Decision-Making
9 6 (18.18%) Service Management
9 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
9 6 (18.18%) .NET
9 6 (18.18%) MySQL
9 6 (18.18%) Java
9 6 (18.18%) ERP
9 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (18.18%) Logistics
9 6 (18.18%) Supplier Management
9 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
10 5 (15.15%) SOA
11 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
11 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
11 4 (12.12%) OOA/OOD

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 3 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 3 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.12%) Azure Data Factory
2 4 (12.12%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 3 (9.09%) IaaS
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (3.03%) GitHub
5 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.03%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (3.03%) Office 365
5 1 (3.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) AMQP
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) NAS
3 1 (3.03%) VLAN
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
3 7 (21.21%) Big Data
4 6 (18.18%) MySQL
5 4 (12.12%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (12.12%) Data Lake
5 4 (12.12%) HDInsight
5 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
5 4 (12.12%) Power BI
6 3 (9.09%) Apache Hive
6 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
6 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 3 (9.09%) Sqoop
7 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.03%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) AccuRev
2 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Support Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Applications Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Applications Support
3 5 (15.15%) Applications Support Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) DBA
4 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (9.09%) IT Architect
5 3 (9.09%) IT Development Manager
5 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Development Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
2 4 (12.12%) Spring
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
3 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) JMS
3 2 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.09%) Internet of Things
4 3 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (6.06%) Fintech
6 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) AIX
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (21.21%) Analytics
4 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Decision-Making
4 6 (18.18%) ERP
4 6 (18.18%) Innovative Thinking
4 6 (18.18%) Logistics
4 6 (18.18%) Service Management
4 6 (18.18%) Supplier Management
5 5 (15.15%) SOA
6 4 (12.12%) Machine Learning
6 4 (12.12%) OO
6 4 (12.12%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (12.12%) Presales
6 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
6 4 (12.12%) Web Design
6 4 (12.12%) Web Development
7 3 (9.09%) Data Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) Java 8
4 3 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) C++
5 2 (6.06%) COBOL
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
1 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Apache Flume
1 3 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Tableau
4 3 (9.09%) Cloudera
5 2 (6.06%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) Brocade
6 1 (3.03%) Cognos
6 1 (3.03%) Google
6 1 (3.03%) Informatica
6 1 (3.03%) Netezza
6 1 (3.03%) New Relic
6 1 (3.03%) Stackify
6 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard