Period
to 21 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Relational Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Relational Database over the 6 months to 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 162 108 157
Rank change year-on-year -54 +49 -56
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 115 235 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.54% 2.67% 1.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.20% 10.45% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 107 181 172
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.05% -3.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,750 £30,250 £24,375
90th Percentile £58,500 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Relational Database 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 1,855 2,248 3,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 24.77% 25.58% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,579 1,826 2,630
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,700 £27,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Relational Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in the West Midlands

Relational Database
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Relational Database in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Relational Database in the West Midlands

Relational Database
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Relational Database in the West Midlands

Relational Database
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 Relational Database within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Staffordshire +11 35 £37,500 +9.49% 6
Birmingham -52 31 £45,000 - 8
Solihull -6 9 £45,000 -21.74% 2
Worcestershire -14 9 £37,050 -1.20% 3
Warwickshire -9 8 £40,000 -27.27%
Coventry -16 7 £32,500 -25.71% 4
Shropshire +7 6 £25,000 -20.63% 1
Sutton Coldfield +11 4 £53,750 +48.28%
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, IT jobs citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 75 (65.22%) SQL
2 70 (60.87%) SQL Server
3 54 (46.96%) .NET
4 53 (46.09%) C#
5 43 (37.39%) MVC
6 42 (36.52%) Microsoft
7 36 (31.30%) T-SQL
8 33 (28.70%) ASP.NET
9 29 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (24.35%) CSS
10 28 (24.35%) HTML
11 27 (23.48%) JavaScript
12 25 (21.74%) Scrum
13 24 (20.87%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (20.00%) AngularJS
15 22 (19.13%) MySQL
15 22 (19.13%) Web Development
16 21 (18.26%) Azure
17 20 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 20 (17.39%) Web Services
17 20 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
18 18 (15.65%) Data Warehouse
18 18 (15.65%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (15.65%) Problem-Solving
19 17 (14.78%) ETL
19 17 (14.78%) VB.NET
20 16 (13.91%) .NET Framework
20 16 (13.91%) Power Platform
20 16 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
20 16 (13.91%) Power BI

Relational Database
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 10 (8.70%) CMS
2 7 (6.09%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.35%) Apache Solr
3 5 (4.35%) Confluence
3 5 (4.35%) Drupal
4 4 (3.48%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.61%) Apache
5 3 (2.61%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.87%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.87%) IIS
6 1 (0.87%) JBoss
6 1 (0.87%) SAS
6 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.87%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) OPENHousing
2 5 (4.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (3.48%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.26%) Azure
2 16 (13.91%) Power Platform
3 13 (11.30%) AWS
4 5 (4.35%) Fastly
4 5 (4.35%) Heroku
4 5 (4.35%) Serverless
5 4 (3.48%) GCP
6 2 (1.74%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.87%) SaaS
7 1 (0.87%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 22 (19.13%) MySQL
3 20 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (15.65%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (13.91%) Power BI
6 14 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (9.57%) OLAP
7 11 (9.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (8.70%) OLAP Cube
9 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (6.96%) MS Access
10 7 (6.09%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (5.22%) NoSQL
11 6 (5.22%) RDBMS
11 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (4.35%) OLTP
13 4 (3.48%) DB2
13 4 (3.48%) MongoDB
14 3 (2.61%) InfluxDB
15 2 (1.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (11.30%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.57%) JIRA
3 5 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.35%) Vagrant
4 4 (3.48%) ReSharper
5 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.74%) NUnit
6 2 (1.74%) Subversion
7 1 (0.87%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.87%) Maven
7 1 (0.87%) Moq
7 1 (0.87%) MSTest
7 1 (0.87%) Toad
General
1 9 (7.83%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Social Housing
3 5 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 74 (64.35%) Developer
2 27 (23.48%) Software Developer
3 25 (21.74%) .NET Developer
4 17 (14.78%) C# Developer
5 16 (13.91%) .NET Software Developer
5 16 (13.91%) Analyst
6 15 (13.04%) Senior Developer
7 14 (12.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (8.70%) Data Analyst
8 10 (8.70%) PHP Developer
9 9 (7.83%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (7.83%) SQL Developer
10 8 (6.96%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 8 (6.96%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (6.96%) VB.NET Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Junior
11 7 (6.09%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (5.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 6 (5.22%) Junior Developer
13 5 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (46.96%) .NET
2 33 (28.70%) ASP.NET
3 28 (24.35%) CSS
3 28 (24.35%) HTML
4 23 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 20 (17.39%) Web Services
6 18 (15.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (13.91%) .NET Framework
8 15 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (12.17%) Spring
10 12 (10.43%) jQuery
11 11 (9.57%) XML
12 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (8.70%) HTML5
12 10 (8.70%) LINQ
13 9 (7.83%) CSS3
13 9 (7.83%) React
14 7 (6.09%) Ajax
14 7 (6.09%) JSON
15 6 (5.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.83%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.22%) Driving Licence
3 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.61%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.61%) User Experience
5 2 (1.74%) Cyberattack
5 2 (1.74%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.74%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.87%) Clustering
6 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.70%) Linux
1 10 (8.70%) Windows
2 5 (4.35%) Ubuntu
3 4 (3.48%) CentOS
3 4 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.74%) Android
4 2 (1.74%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.39%) MVC
2 29 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (21.74%) Scrum
4 24 (20.87%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (19.13%) Web Development
6 18 (15.65%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (14.78%) ETL
8 15 (13.04%) OO
8 15 (13.04%) OOP
9 14 (12.17%) Data Modelling
10 13 (11.30%) Mentoring
11 12 (10.43%) SOLID
12 11 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (9.57%) Kanban
13 9 (7.83%) Data Visualisation
13 9 (7.83%) E-Commerce
13 9 (7.83%) Performance Analysis
13 9 (7.83%) Project Management
13 9 (7.83%) Test Automation
13 9 (7.83%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 75 (65.22%) SQL
2 53 (46.09%) C#
3 36 (31.30%) T-SQL
4 27 (23.48%) JavaScript
5 17 (14.78%) VB.NET
6 14 (12.17%) PHP
7 12 (10.43%) Python
8 7 (6.09%) Java
8 7 (6.09%) TypeScript
9 6 (5.22%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.61%) C
10 3 (2.61%) Go
10 3 (2.61%) Groovy
10 3 (2.61%) R
10 3 (2.61%) VBA
11 2 (1.74%) C++
11 2 (1.74%) Progress 4GL
11 2 (1.74%) VB
12 1 (0.87%) Scala
12 1 (0.87%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.09%) Degree
3 2 (1.74%) MCSD
4 1 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.87%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.74%) GDPR
3 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) Nagios
1 4 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.48%) Puppet
2 3 (2.61%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 42 (36.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.57%) Oracle
3 9 (7.83%) SAP
4 6 (5.22%) Capita
5 5 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.48%) Google
6 4 (3.48%) Percona
6 4 (3.48%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.48%) Tableau
7 2 (1.74%) Progress
7 2 (1.74%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.87%) Cognos
8 1 (0.87%) Databricks
8 1 (0.87%) StreamSets
8 1 (0.87%) Teradata