Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 282 228 212
Rank change year-on-year -54 -16 -61
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 42 90 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.86% 0.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.49% 3.14% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 36 54 87
West Midlands median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £38,125 £31,625 £27,950
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +2.04%

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 2,828 2,863 3,054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.64% 27.45% 29.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2,358 2,420 2,627
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,230
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.75% +2.73%

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 23 January 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 23 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
Birmingham +23 21 £51,250 -8.89% 6
Coventry -4 8 £51,500 +32.05% 3
Staffordshire -8 3 £40,750 -25.91% 2
Warwickshire -29 3 £41,500 -7.78% 1
Worcestershire - 3 £62,500 -
Solihull -14 2 £42,500 +26.87%
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 42 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 24 (57.14%) SQL
3 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
4 15 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (33.33%) Finance
6 13 (30.95%) Java
7 12 (28.57%) Oracle
8 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (21.43%) Analytics
10 9 (21.43%) MySQL
11 8 (19.05%) Windows
11 8 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (19.05%) SOA
11 8 (19.05%) Spring
11 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
11 8 (19.05%) SDLC
12 7 (16.67%) Big Data
12 7 (16.67%) Web Design
12 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
12 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
12 7 (16.67%) OO
12 7 (16.67%) .NET
13 6 (14.29%) Linux
13 6 (14.29%) Degree
13 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (11.90%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (11.90%) Power BI
14 5 (11.90%) Cortana Intelligence Suite

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 2 (4.76%) Apache Solr
1 2 (4.76%) Apache Spark
1 2 (4.76%) IIS
1 2 (4.76%) JBoss
1 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.90%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 4 (9.52%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.38%) IaaS
5 1 (2.38%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (2.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) AMQP
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.38%) SAN
2 1 (2.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
3 9 (21.43%) MySQL
4 7 (16.67%) Big Data
5 5 (11.90%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (11.90%) Data Lake
5 5 (11.90%) Power BI
6 4 (9.52%) HDInsight
6 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
6 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
6 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
8 2 (4.76%) Apache Hive
8 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.76%) DTS
8 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (4.76%) Sqoop
9 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.38%) AccuRev
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) ProC
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (11.90%) DBA
6 4 (9.52%) Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) SQL DBA
6 4 (9.52%) Support Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Applications Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
7 3 (7.14%) Applications Support Manager
8 2 (4.76%) COBOL Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.76%) IT Architect
8 2 (4.76%) IT Development Manager
8 2 (4.76%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Spring
2 7 (16.67%) .NET
2 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 3 (7.14%) CSS
3 3 (7.14%) HTML
4 2 (4.76%) Java EE
4 2 (4.76%) JMS
4 2 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (4.76%) WinForms
5 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.38%) J2SE
5 1 (2.38%) Java SE
5 1 (2.38%) jQuery
5 1 (2.38%) Servlets
5 1 (2.38%) Swing
5 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.14%) Fintech
5 2 (4.76%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.38%) Clustering
6 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Unix
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.38%) AIX
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.43%) Analytics
4 8 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
4 8 (19.05%) SDLC
4 8 (19.05%) SOA
5 7 (16.67%) OO
5 7 (16.67%) Web Design
6 5 (11.90%) ETL
6 5 (11.90%) Service Management
7 4 (9.52%) ERP
7 4 (9.52%) Innovative Thinking
7 4 (9.52%) Logistics
7 4 (9.52%) Machine Learning
7 4 (9.52%) Presales
7 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.52%) Software Delivery
7 4 (9.52%) Supplier Management
8 3 (7.14%) Data Architecture
8 3 (7.14%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) SQL
2 13 (30.95%) Java
3 4 (9.52%) C#
4 3 (7.14%) C++
4 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) C
5 2 (4.76%) COBOL
5 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) U-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.52%) Tableau
4 2 (4.76%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Brocade
5 1 (2.38%) Cognos
5 1 (2.38%) FIS
5 1 (2.38%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) Informatica
5 1 (2.38%) Netezza