Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 284 252
Rank change year-on-year +58 -32 -60
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 76 46 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.88% 0.46% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.39% 1.55% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 55 31 58
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.35% -2.00% +10.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%

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 2,244 2,964 3,150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.95% 29.95% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,818 2,580 2,629
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £64,733 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +35 54 £60,000 +33.33% 5
Staffordshire +26 12 £57,500 +50.33% 1
Shropshire +15 5 £31,500 -40.00% 1
Coventry -6 3 £42,500 -26.09% 3
Worcestershire - 1 £42,000 -
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 76 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 42 (55.26%) Java
3 39 (51.32%) Microsoft
4 38 (50.00%) Web Services
5 34 (44.74%) Amazon AWS
6 33 (43.42%) SQL
7 31 (40.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 26 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 25 (32.89%) Network Security
10 24 (31.58%) Amazon RDS
10 24 (31.58%) .NET
10 24 (31.58%) Cosmos DB
10 24 (31.58%) Serverless
11 23 (30.26%) MCSE
11 23 (30.26%) MCSA
11 23 (30.26%) Active Directory
12 22 (28.95%) Amazon EMR
12 22 (28.95%) Amazon Redshift
12 22 (28.95%) Amazon SQS
12 22 (28.95%) Amazon EC2
12 22 (28.95%) Amazon S3
12 22 (28.95%) Vendor Relationship Management
12 22 (28.95%) Amazon Kinesis
12 22 (28.95%) Azure Active Directory
12 22 (28.95%) AWS Lambda
12 22 (28.95%) Identity Access Management
13 21 (27.63%) Presales
13 21 (27.63%) PL/SQL
14 20 (26.32%) ASP.NET
15 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

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 12 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.63%) JBoss
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.32%) Apache
3 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.32%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 34 (44.74%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (40.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (31.58%) Serverless
4 22 (28.95%) Amazon EC2
4 22 (28.95%) Amazon EMR
4 22 (28.95%) Amazon Kinesis
4 22 (28.95%) Amazon S3
4 22 (28.95%) Amazon SQS
4 22 (28.95%) AWS Lambda
4 22 (28.95%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (19.74%) Office 365
6 9 (11.84%) IaaS
6 9 (11.84%) PaaS
7 3 (3.95%) SaaS
8 2 (2.63%) Azure Functions
9 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.89%) Network Security
2 3 (3.95%) DNS
3 2 (2.63%) Internet
3 2 (2.63%) NAS
3 2 (2.63%) SAN
3 2 (2.63%) SSL
3 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.63%) VSAN
4 1 (1.32%) DHCP
4 1 (1.32%) Firewall
4 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 24 (31.58%) Amazon RDS
2 24 (31.58%) Cosmos DB
3 22 (28.95%) Amazon Redshift
4 18 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 10 (13.16%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (11.84%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (7.89%) MySQL
9 5 (6.58%) NoSQL
10 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
10 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
11 3 (3.95%) MongoDB
11 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) JIRA
2 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.26%) Selenium
3 3 (3.95%) AccuRev
4 2 (2.63%) Ant
4 2 (2.63%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.63%) Gatling
4 2 (2.63%) GitLab
4 2 (2.63%) Maven
4 2 (2.63%) Moq
4 2 (2.63%) MSTest
4 2 (2.63%) NeoLoad
4 2 (2.63%) NUnit
5 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (21.05%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Games
2 9 (11.84%) Legal
3 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Digital Economy
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (46.05%) Architect
2 24 (31.58%) Cloud Architect
3 21 (27.63%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 21 (27.63%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (26.32%) Developer
5 18 (23.68%) Lead Architect
6 17 (22.37%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 11 (14.47%) Senior Developer
8 10 (13.16%) Applications Support
9 9 (11.84%) Data Architect
10 7 (9.21%) Java Developer
10 7 (9.21%) Java Engineer
10 7 (9.21%) Support Engineer
11 5 (6.58%) .NET Developer
11 5 (6.58%) Applications Engineer
11 5 (6.58%) Applications Support Engineer
11 5 (6.58%) Report Developer
11 5 (6.58%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (5.26%) DBA
12 4 (5.26%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (50.00%) Web Services
2 24 (31.58%) .NET
3 20 (26.32%) ASP.NET
4 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (18.42%) XML
6 13 (17.11%) Ajax
6 13 (17.11%) HTML
6 13 (17.11%) Spring
7 12 (15.79%) Java EE
7 12 (15.79%) XSLT
8 11 (14.47%) Hibernate
9 10 (13.16%) JSF
10 6 (7.89%) CSS
10 6 (7.89%) HTML5
11 5 (6.58%) .NET Framework
11 5 (6.58%) AngularJS
11 5 (6.58%) Entity Framework
12 3 (3.95%) Node.js
12 3 (3.95%) REST
12 3 (3.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) User Experience
2 7 (9.21%) Reference Data
3 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) PKI
4 2 (2.63%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Linux
2 3 (3.95%) Unix
2 3 (3.95%) Windows
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) Identity Access Management
1 22 (28.95%) Vendor Relationship Management
2 21 (27.63%) Presales
3 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (19.74%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (19.74%) Project Management
5 11 (14.47%) Mentoring
6 10 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (11.84%) Change Management
7 9 (11.84%) Data Architecture
7 9 (11.84%) Matrix Organization
7 9 (11.84%) Performance Metrics
7 9 (11.84%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (11.84%) Process Improvement
8 8 (10.53%) Analytics
9 7 (9.21%) Data Ingestion
9 7 (9.21%) Data Telemetry
9 7 (9.21%) DevOps
9 7 (9.21%) Information Architecture
10 6 (7.89%) OO
Programming Languages
1 42 (55.26%) Java
2 33 (43.42%) SQL
3 21 (27.63%) PL/SQL
4 17 (22.37%) Python
5 15 (19.74%) Scala
5 15 (19.74%) Shell Script
6 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 7 (9.21%) C#
8 3 (3.95%) PHP
9 2 (2.63%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.32%) Java 8
10 1 (1.32%) R
10 1 (1.32%) Ruby
10 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (30.26%) MCSA
2 23 (30.26%) MCSE
3 16 (21.05%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.26%) Degree
5 2 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (30.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) Docker
3 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.63%) vSphere
5 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.63%) Ansible
2 2 (2.63%) Consul
2 2 (2.63%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (2.63%) Grafana
2 2 (2.63%) Kibana
2 2 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.63%) logstash
2 2 (2.63%) Puppet
2 2 (2.63%) Rancher
2 2 (2.63%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.63%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.32%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 39 (51.32%) Microsoft
2 18 (23.68%) Oracle
3 11 (14.47%) Informatica
4 8 (10.53%) Google
5 6 (7.89%) Tableau
6 5 (6.58%) Hyperion
7 3 (3.95%) VMware
8 2 (2.63%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.63%) Dynatrace
8 2 (2.63%) ILOG
8 2 (2.63%) MuleSoft
8 2 (2.63%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.63%) Talend
9 1 (1.32%) Apple
9 1 (1.32%) IBM
9 1 (1.32%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (1.32%) Symantec
9 1 (1.32%) Veeam