Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 257 281 252
Rank change year-on-year +24 -29 -31
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 30 33 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.34% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.51% 1.29% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 37
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +21.79% -13.33%
10th Percentile £39,250 £37,250 £26,200
90th Percentile £53,375 £62,875 £58,360
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,250
% change year-on-year +4.55% +3.29% +6.50%

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 1,985 2,555 2,798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 24.82% 26.52% 28.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,543 2,076 2,405
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 +31 24 £42,750 -14.50%
Warwickshire - 3 £52,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £45,000 -
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 30 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 26 (86.67%) SQL
3 22 (73.33%) .NET
4 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (60.00%) Web Services
5 18 (60.00%) PL/SQL
5 18 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
7 14 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (43.33%) Java
8 13 (43.33%) Python
8 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
9 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 12 (40.00%) C#
9 12 (40.00%) HTML
9 12 (40.00%) CSS
9 12 (40.00%) Thought Leadership
10 11 (36.67%) Vendor Relationship Management
10 11 (36.67%) Cosmos DB
10 11 (36.67%) GDPR
10 11 (36.67%) Serverless
10 11 (36.67%) Amazon Redshift
10 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (36.67%) Amazon EMR
10 11 (36.67%) Amazon RDS
10 11 (36.67%) Amazon Kinesis
10 11 (36.67%) Azure Active Directory
10 11 (36.67%) Presales

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 (23.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.67%) ArchiCAD
2 2 (6.67%) AutoCAD
2 2 (6.67%) MicroStation
2 2 (6.67%) Revit
3 1 (3.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (36.67%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (36.67%) Amazon EMR
3 11 (36.67%) Amazon Kinesis
3 11 (36.67%) Amazon S3
3 11 (36.67%) Amazon SQS
3 11 (36.67%) AWS Lambda
3 11 (36.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 11 (36.67%) Office 365
3 11 (36.67%) Serverless
4 1 (3.33%) GitHub
4 1 (3.33%) IaaS
4 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 11 (36.67%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (36.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 11 (36.67%) Cosmos DB
4 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (26.67%) NoSQL
5 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (23.33%) EDMS
6 7 (23.33%) GIS
6 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
6 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (6.67%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (3.33%) Big Data
9 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
9 1 (3.33%) DB2
9 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Gatling
1 7 (23.33%) JMeter
1 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) JUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.33%) TestNG
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Architect
3 11 (36.67%) Cloud Architect
3 11 (36.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 11 (36.67%) Lead Architect
3 11 (36.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 11 (36.67%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (20.00%) CAD Developer
5 4 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) CAD Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (60.00%) Web Services
4 12 (40.00%) CSS
4 12 (40.00%) HTML
5 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (10.00%) jQuery
6 3 (10.00%) WCF
6 3 (10.00%) XML
7 1 (3.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Thought Leadership
2 11 (36.67%) Data Protection
2 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (36.67%) Identity Access Management
2 11 (36.67%) Presales
2 11 (36.67%) Project Management
2 11 (36.67%) Vendor Relationship Management
3 10 (33.33%) SOA
4 8 (26.67%) DevOps
4 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 7 (23.33%) CAD
5 7 (23.33%) Microservices
5 7 (23.33%) Software Architecture
5 7 (23.33%) Web Development
6 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (13.33%) ETL
7 4 (13.33%) MVC
7 4 (13.33%) OO
8 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) SQL
2 18 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 13 (43.33%) Java
3 13 (43.33%) Python
4 12 (40.00%) C#
4 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (36.67%) Scala
5 11 (36.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.33%) PHP
7 1 (3.33%) R
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) VB
7 1 (3.33%) VBA
7 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (36.67%) MCSA
2 11 (36.67%) MCSE
2 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) GDPR
2 7 (23.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) Teradata