Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
England > West Midlands
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 117 139 140
Rank change year-on-year +22 +1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 86 158 196
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.96% 2.05% 2.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.66% 8.17% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 72 139 146
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.05% +6.09%
10th Percentile £26,750 £22,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +3.09%

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 1,123 1,934 2,427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.63% 25.12% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 975 1,527 1,948
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £68,250 £66,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Relational Database as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Relational Database in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

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 5 June 2020. 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 +48 31 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Solihull +5 11 £48,750 +21.88%
Staffordshire -2 11 £40,000 +6.67%
Coventry +18 9 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Worcestershire +10 5 £28,500 +14.00%
Shropshire +18 4 £55,000 +46.67%
Warwickshire +18 4 £22,500 -43.75% 3
Sutton Coldfield +14 3 £47,500 -
West Bromwich -5 2 £45,000 +47.54%
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 51 (59.30%) .NET
2 49 (56.98%) SQL
3 48 (55.81%) SQL Server
4 44 (51.16%) C#
5 40 (46.51%) ASP.NET
6 38 (44.19%) Microsoft
6 38 (44.19%) MVC
7 37 (43.02%) JavaScript
8 36 (41.86%) HTML
9 34 (39.53%) CSS
9 34 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (31.40%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (29.07%) Web Development
12 22 (25.58%) T-SQL
13 21 (24.42%) Windows
14 20 (23.26%) MySQL
14 20 (23.26%) REST
15 19 (22.09%) Software Engineering
16 17 (19.77%) AngularJS
17 16 (18.60%) Mentoring
17 16 (18.60%) jQuery
17 16 (18.60%) Azure
17 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (17.44%) .NET Framework
18 15 (17.44%) Ajax
18 15 (17.44%) Scrum
19 14 (16.28%) Test Automation
19 14 (16.28%) DevOps
20 13 (15.12%) Problem-Solving
20 13 (15.12%) CSS3

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 6 (6.98%) CMS
1 6 (6.98%) SharePoint
1 6 (6.98%) Umbraco
2 5 (5.81%) IIS
2 5 (5.81%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.49%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.60%) Azure
2 11 (12.79%) AWS
3 7 (8.14%) SaaS
4 5 (5.81%) npm
5 3 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.49%) PaaS
6 2 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.33%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.16%) Amazon Cognito
7 1 (1.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.16%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (1.16%) AWS CodeBuild
7 1 (1.16%) AWS CodeDeploy
7 1 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.16%) IaaS
7 1 (1.16%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.16%) Serverless
7 1 (1.16%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) Extranet
1 4 (4.65%) Intranet
2 2 (2.33%) DNS
2 2 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (1.16%) Broadband
3 1 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (55.81%) SQL Server
2 20 (23.26%) MySQL
3 13 (15.12%) RDBMS
4 10 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.98%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.65%) Big Data
7 4 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.65%) Informix
8 3 (3.49%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.33%) MariaDB
9 2 (2.33%) OLAP
9 2 (2.33%) OLTP
9 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.33%) Redis
9 2 (2.33%) SAP BW
9 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Git (software)
1 9 (10.47%) JIRA
2 8 (9.30%) Visual Studio
3 7 (8.14%) Moq
4 6 (6.98%) NUnit
5 5 (5.81%) gulp
5 5 (5.81%) jspm
5 5 (5.81%) MSTest
5 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (4.65%) Postman
7 2 (2.33%) ERwin
7 2 (2.33%) git-flow
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (3.49%) Retail
2 2 (2.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Games
2 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Marketing
3 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.16%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 46 (53.49%) Developer
2 20 (23.26%) .NET Developer
3 14 (16.28%) Software Developer
4 13 (15.12%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (15.12%) C# Developer
4 13 (15.12%) Senior Developer
5 11 (12.79%) Analyst
6 9 (10.47%) Software Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Web Developer
7 7 (8.14%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (8.14%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (8.14%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 7 (8.14%) VB.NET Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.81%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Lead Web Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (59.30%) .NET
2 40 (46.51%) ASP.NET
3 36 (41.86%) HTML
4 34 (39.53%) CSS
5 27 (31.40%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (23.26%) REST
7 17 (19.77%) AngularJS
8 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (18.60%) jQuery
9 15 (17.44%) .NET Framework
9 15 (17.44%) Ajax
10 13 (15.12%) CSS3
11 11 (12.79%) Web Services
12 10 (11.63%) Entity Framework
12 10 (11.63%) HTML5
13 9 (10.47%) JSON
14 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (8.14%) React
14 7 (8.14%) WCF
15 6 (6.98%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.98%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.65%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.49%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (2.33%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.16%) Replication
7 1 (1.16%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.42%) Windows
2 7 (8.14%) Unix
3 5 (5.81%) HPUX
3 5 (5.81%) Linux
4 2 (2.33%) Android
4 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.19%) MVC
2 34 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (29.07%) Web Development
4 19 (22.09%) Software Engineering
5 16 (18.60%) Mentoring
6 15 (17.44%) Scrum
7 14 (16.28%) DevOps
7 14 (16.28%) Test Automation
8 13 (15.12%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (13.95%) Project Management
9 12 (13.95%) Unit Testing
10 10 (11.63%) OOP
11 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
11 9 (10.47%) ITIL
11 9 (10.47%) SOLID
12 8 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (9.30%) Microservices
12 8 (9.30%) TDD
13 7 (8.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 49 (56.98%) SQL
2 44 (51.16%) C#
3 37 (43.02%) JavaScript
4 22 (25.58%) T-SQL
5 12 (13.95%) VB.NET
6 11 (12.79%) PHP
7 9 (10.47%) PowerShell
7 9 (10.47%) Python
8 7 (8.14%) C++
9 5 (5.81%) Java 8
9 5 (5.81%) TypeScript
10 4 (4.65%) Java
10 4 (4.65%) Scala
11 3 (3.49%) C
11 3 (3.49%) R
12 2 (2.33%) VB
13 1 (1.16%) Ruby
13 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (12.79%) Degree
2 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.33%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.33%) MCSE
4 2 (2.33%) PhD
5 1 (1.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) QA
2 4 (4.65%) GDPR
3 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.33%) ISO 9000
3 2 (2.33%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (10.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.65%) Docker
3 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (2.33%) Single Sign-On
1 2 (2.33%) WSUS
2 1 (1.16%) Ansible
2 1 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.16%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.16%) Mesos
2 1 (1.16%) rkt
2 1 (1.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (44.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle
3 3 (3.49%) IBM
3 3 (3.49%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.33%) Google
4 2 (2.33%) McAfee
4 2 (2.33%) PagerDuty
4 2 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (1.16%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.16%) HP
5 1 (1.16%) Remedy
5 1 (1.16%) VMware