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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 157 139
Rank change year-on-year -40 -18  
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 20 78 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.41% 1.24% 1.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.34% 4.78% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 82
Median salary £41,000 £43,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.65% +6.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £30,300 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +3.44%  

RDBMS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1489 1632 1853
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 30.42% 26.04% 35.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1313 1383 1631
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing RDBMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +15 8 £35,000 -30.00%
Coventry -1 5 £39,500 -7.39% 4
Staffordshire +12 3 £62,500 +38.88%
Warwickshire -13 1 - - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £41,500 -
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 61 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 36 (59.02%) SQL
3 34 (55.74%) SQL Server
4 32 (52.46%) .NET
5 22 (36.07%) Oracle
6 20 (32.79%) C#
6 20 (32.79%) JavaScript
6 20 (32.79%) Linux
6 20 (32.79%) SOA
7 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
7 19 (31.15%) Windows
7 19 (31.15%) Java
8 18 (29.51%) Web Services
9 16 (26.23%) High Availability
10 15 (24.59%) NoSQL
10 15 (24.59%) HTML
10 15 (24.59%) SDLC
11 14 (22.95%) CSS
11 14 (22.95%) Degree
12 13 (21.31%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (19.67%) SOAP
13 12 (19.67%) jQuery
14 11 (18.03%) Computer Science
14 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
14 11 (18.03%) OOP
14 11 (18.03%) MVC
14 11 (18.03%) Service Design
15 10 (16.39%) Sybase
15 10 (16.39%) XML
15 10 (16.39%) .NET Framework

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 6 (9.84%) IIS
2 4 (6.56%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.92%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.28%) JBoss
4 2 (3.28%) Jetty
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.64%) Apache
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) GitHub
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Bluemix
2 1 (1.64%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.92%) Firewall
2 3 (4.92%) HTTP
3 2 (3.28%) DHCP
3 2 (3.28%) DNS
3 2 (3.28%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.28%) Internet
3 2 (3.28%) Network Security
3 2 (3.28%) RS-232
3 2 (3.28%) RS-485
3 2 (3.28%) VPN
4 1 (1.64%) 3G
4 1 (1.64%) FTP
4 1 (1.64%) Intranet
4 1 (1.64%) SAN
4 1 (1.64%) SSH
4 1 (1.64%) SSL
4 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 34 (55.74%) SQL Server
3 15 (24.59%) NoSQL
4 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database
5 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (6.56%) Neo4j
7 4 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (6.56%) Riak
7 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (4.92%) Big Data
8 3 (4.92%) DB2
8 3 (4.92%) Hadoop
8 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
8 3 (4.92%) MySQL
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) SpecFlow
1 6 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.56%) MSBuild
2 4 (6.56%) MSTest
2 4 (6.56%) Subversion
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.28%) Selenium
4 2 (3.28%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.64%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.64%) JIRA
5 1 (1.64%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Automotive
3 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Electronics
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Architect
3 10 (16.39%) Analyst
4 9 (14.75%) Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) Software Architect
6 6 (9.84%) DBA
6 6 (9.84%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.20%) .NET Architect
7 5 (8.20%) .NET Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Data Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Database Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Solutions Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Architect
9 3 (4.92%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Java Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Junior Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (52.46%) .NET
2 18 (29.51%) Web Services
3 15 (24.59%) HTML
4 14 (22.95%) CSS
5 12 (19.67%) jQuery
5 12 (19.67%) SOAP
6 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
7 10 (16.39%) .NET Framework
7 10 (16.39%) XML
8 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (14.75%) Velocity
9 8 (13.11%) Ajax
9 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (13.11%) HTML5
9 8 (13.11%) JSON
10 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (9.84%) Middleware
10 6 (9.84%) WCF
10 6 (9.84%) WinForms
10 6 (9.84%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (18.03%) Computer Science
3 9 (14.75%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.56%) Replication
5 2 (3.28%) Clustering
5 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.28%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) SCADA
6 1 (1.64%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.64%) PKI
6 1 (1.64%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Linux
2 19 (31.15%) Windows
3 9 (14.75%) Solaris
4 6 (9.84%) Unix
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.92%) AIX
6 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.28%) CentOS
7 2 (3.28%) VyOS
8 1 (1.64%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.64%) SUSE
8 1 (1.64%) VxWorks
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) SOA
2 16 (26.23%) High Availability
3 15 (24.59%) SDLC
4 11 (18.03%) MVC
4 11 (18.03%) OOP
4 11 (18.03%) Service Design
5 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (14.75%) Functional Programming
6 9 (14.75%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (14.75%) Unit Testing
7 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
8 7 (11.48%) Web Development
9 6 (9.84%) Data Conversion
9 6 (9.84%) Software Architecture
10 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (8.20%) Data Architecture
10 5 (8.20%) IT Strategy
11 4 (6.56%) DevOps
11 4 (6.56%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (6.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 36 (59.02%) SQL
2 20 (32.79%) C#
2 20 (32.79%) JavaScript
3 19 (31.15%) Java
4 9 (14.75%) Erlang
5 6 (9.84%) Python
5 6 (9.84%) TypeScript
5 6 (9.84%) VB
6 5 (8.20%) C
6 5 (8.20%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.56%) C++
8 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.28%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.28%) PHP
9 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.28%) XPath
10 1 (1.64%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.64%) Perl
10 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.92%) OCP
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.28%) ISEB
4 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.28%) MCSA
4 2 (3.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) SLA
3 1 (1.64%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.64%) ISO13485
3 1 (1.64%) MISRA
3 1 (1.64%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Docker
2 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Clusterware
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.92%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.28%) XenServer
4 1 (1.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Data Guard
1 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 22 (36.07%) Oracle
2 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.39%) Sybase
4 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.28%) Citrix
5 2 (3.28%) Netezza
5 2 (3.28%) Sage
5 2 (3.28%) Vyatta
6 1 (1.64%) Assembla
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.64%) NetApp
6 1 (1.64%) QNX
6 1 (1.64%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, West Midlands
RCDTS
Salary: £42,750 - £47,250
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £41,535 - 62,302 per year + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago