Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 258 283 222
Rank change year-on-year +25 -61 -60
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 48 46 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.46% 1.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.97% 1.52% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 70
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,500 £28,725 £30,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +0.98%

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 2,435 3,025 3,275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.95% 30.11% 26.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,993 2,646 2,743
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £58,750
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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +4 22 £47,500 +25.00% 2
Staffordshire +14 11 £55,000 - 1
Shropshire +23 5 £31,500 -40.00%
Coventry -5 5 £42,500 -18.07% 3
Solihull +8 2 £42,500 +26.87%
Worcestershire +17 1 £67,500 +62.65%
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 48 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 23 (47.92%) Java
3 20 (41.67%) SQL
3 20 (41.67%) Oracle
4 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 13 (27.08%) Finance
6 12 (25.00%) Web Services
6 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (20.83%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (18.75%) Spring
8 9 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (18.75%) Process Improvement
8 9 (18.75%) Legal
8 9 (18.75%) Change Management
8 9 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (18.75%) Games
8 9 (18.75%) Informatica
8 9 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (18.75%) .NET
8 9 (18.75%) User Experience
8 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (18.75%) Performance Metrics
8 9 (18.75%) Matrix Organization
9 8 (16.67%) HTML
9 8 (16.67%) PL/SQL
9 8 (16.67%) XML
9 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

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 7 (14.58%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.17%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.17%) JBoss
3 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.08%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (8.33%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (8.33%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (8.33%) Amazon S3
3 4 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (8.33%) IaaS
3 4 (8.33%) Serverless
4 3 (6.25%) Office 365
5 2 (4.17%) PaaS
5 2 (4.17%) SaaS
6 1 (2.08%) GitHub
6 1 (2.08%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) Network Security
2 4 (8.33%) DNS
2 4 (8.33%) Internet
2 4 (8.33%) SAN
3 3 (6.25%) NAS
4 2 (4.17%) Firewall
4 2 (4.17%) SSL
4 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.17%) VPN
4 2 (4.17%) VSAN
5 1 (2.08%) AMQP
5 1 (2.08%) DHCP
5 1 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 10 (20.83%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (12.50%) MySQL
5 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 4 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (8.33%) Cosmos DB
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
8 2 (4.17%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (4.17%) DB2
8 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
8 2 (4.17%) MariaDB
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) AccuRev
2 2 (4.17%) Ant
2 2 (4.17%) Artifactory
2 2 (4.17%) Gatling
2 2 (4.17%) GitLab
2 2 (4.17%) JIRA
2 2 (4.17%) Maven
2 2 (4.17%) NeoLoad
2 2 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.08%) Subversion
3 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Games
2 9 (18.75%) Legal
3 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Architect
3 9 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 6 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Lead Architect
5 5 (10.42%) DBA
5 5 (10.42%) Report Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) Java Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Report Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.25%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.17%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) Web Services
2 9 (18.75%) .NET
2 9 (18.75%) Spring
3 8 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 8 (16.67%) HTML
3 8 (16.67%) Java EE
3 8 (16.67%) XML
4 6 (12.50%) Ajax
4 6 (12.50%) JSF
4 6 (12.50%) XSLT
5 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.25%) CSS
7 2 (4.17%) Drools
7 2 (4.17%) Entity Framework
7 2 (4.17%) HTML5
7 2 (4.17%) JRules
7 2 (4.17%) REST
7 2 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (18.75%) User Experience
2 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (4.17%) Internet of Things
5 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.17%) PKI
6 1 (2.08%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Unix
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.08%) AIX
3 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (18.75%) Change Management
2 9 (18.75%) Matrix Organization
2 9 (18.75%) Performance Metrics
2 9 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (18.75%) Process Improvement
3 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.50%) Analytics
4 6 (12.50%) OO
4 6 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (10.42%) DevOps
5 5 (10.42%) SOA
6 4 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (8.33%) High Availability
6 4 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.33%) Open Source
6 4 (8.33%) Vendor Relationship Management
6 4 (8.33%) Web Development
7 3 (6.25%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) Java
2 20 (41.67%) SQL
3 8 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.25%) C#
4 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.25%) Python
5 2 (4.17%) Apex Code
5 2 (4.17%) Java 8
5 2 (4.17%) PHP
5 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.17%) Scala
5 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.08%) C++
6 1 (2.08%) COBOL
6 1 (2.08%) R
6 1 (2.08%) Ruby
6 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) MCSA
2 5 (10.42%) MCSE
3 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) Docker
3 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Flume
4 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Puppet
1 3 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (4.17%) Ansible
2 2 (4.17%) Consul
2 2 (4.17%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (4.17%) Grafana
2 2 (4.17%) Kibana
2 2 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.17%) logstash
2 2 (4.17%) Rancher
2 2 (4.17%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.17%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.08%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.08%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Oracle
2 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.75%) Informatica
4 5 (10.42%) Hyperion
5 4 (8.33%) Tableau
6 3 (6.25%) VMware
7 2 (4.17%) AppDynamics
7 2 (4.17%) Dynatrace
7 2 (4.17%) IBM
7 2 (4.17%) ILOG
7 2 (4.17%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.08%) Apple
8 1 (2.08%) Brocade
8 1 (2.08%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.08%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (2.08%) Stackify
8 1 (2.08%) Symantec
8 1 (2.08%) Veeam
8 1 (2.08%) WatchGuard