Period
to 16 January 2018

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

Relational Database
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 110 114
Rank change year-on-year -65 +4 -34
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 155 268 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.58% 2.56% 2.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.46% 9.43% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 141 202 222
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,750 £23,275
90th Percentile £59,000 £58,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 2,837 2,841 3,069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.95% 27.11% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,390 2,395 2,635
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,350 £60,000 £56,400
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 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 +8 69 £42,500 +10.39% 12
Coventry -16 31 £36,792 -5.66% 6
Staffordshire -4 17 £29,250 -35.00% 4
Warwickshire -34 16 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Walsall +7 6 £30,000 - 1
West Bromwich +7 5 £50,000 +17.65%
Worcestershire -19 5 £45,000 +45.16% 1
Shropshire -13 2 £50,750 -1.38% 1
Solihull -16 2 £51,250 +31.41%
Sutton Coldfield -6 1 £33,000 +26.92% 1
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 96 (61.94%) SQL
2 84 (54.19%) SQL Server
3 58 (37.42%) JavaScript
4 56 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (35.48%) HTML
6 48 (30.97%) CSS
7 46 (29.68%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (26.45%) RDBMS
9 40 (25.81%) Microsoft
9 40 (25.81%) C#
9 40 (25.81%) Oracle
10 39 (25.16%) MySQL
11 33 (21.29%) Scrum
12 29 (18.71%) .NET
12 29 (18.71%) Java
12 29 (18.71%) NoSQL
13 26 (16.77%) HTML5
13 26 (16.77%) PHP
13 26 (16.77%) OO
14 25 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
14 25 (16.13%) Node.js
14 25 (16.13%) jQuery
14 25 (16.13%) Test Automation
15 24 (15.48%) ETL
15 24 (15.48%) Finance
15 24 (15.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 23 (14.84%) T-SQL
17 22 (14.19%) Microsoft Excel
17 22 (14.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 22 (14.19%) RESTful

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 8 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.58%) JBoss
3 3 (1.94%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.29%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.29%) CMS
4 2 (1.29%) IIS
4 2 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.29%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.65%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) Confluence
5 1 (0.65%) SAS
5 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (14.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.94%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (9.03%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.23%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 4 (2.58%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (2.58%) Office 365
4 4 (2.58%) SaaS
5 3 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.94%) Firebase
6 1 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.65%) IaaS
6 1 (0.65%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.94%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.65%) AMQP
2 1 (0.65%) Firewall
2 1 (0.65%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) LAN
2 1 (0.65%) SMS
2 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (54.19%) SQL Server
2 41 (26.45%) RDBMS
3 39 (25.16%) MySQL
4 29 (18.71%) NoSQL
5 25 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (15.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (14.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (10.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (10.32%) Oracle Database
11 13 (8.39%) OLAP
12 12 (7.74%) Big Data
13 11 (7.10%) Power BI
13 11 (7.10%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (5.81%) MongoDB
16 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database 12c
16 7 (4.52%) Semantic Layer
17 6 (3.87%) QlikView
17 6 (3.87%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 21 (13.55%) Git (software)
2 19 (12.26%) JUnit
3 15 (9.68%) PHPUnit
4 11 (7.10%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.23%) JBehave
7 4 (2.58%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.58%) JIRA
8 3 (1.94%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.94%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.94%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (1.94%) PhantomJS
8 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.94%) Toad
8 3 (1.94%) webpack
9 2 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.65%) ERwin
10 1 (0.65%) ProC
10 1 (0.65%) Selenium
General
1 24 (15.48%) Finance
2 11 (7.10%) Retail
3 7 (4.52%) Marketing
4 4 (2.58%) Games
5 3 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 89 (57.42%) Developer
2 23 (14.84%) PHP Developer
3 20 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 19 (12.26%) Full Stack Developer
4 19 (12.26%) Software Developer
5 18 (11.61%) Web Developer
6 17 (10.97%) Analyst
7 15 (9.68%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 15 (9.68%) PHP Web Developer
8 14 (9.03%) Java Developer
9 13 (8.39%) DBA
10 11 (7.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 10 (6.45%) C# Developer
11 10 (6.45%) Consultant
11 10 (6.45%) SQL DBA
11 10 (6.45%) SQL Developer
12 9 (5.81%) .NET Developer
12 9 (5.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 9 (5.81%) Junior
13 8 (5.16%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (35.48%) HTML
2 48 (30.97%) CSS
3 29 (18.71%) .NET
4 26 (16.77%) HTML5
5 25 (16.13%) jQuery
5 25 (16.13%) Node.js
6 22 (14.19%) RESTful
6 22 (14.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 17 (10.97%) Spring
8 16 (10.32%) AngularJS
8 16 (10.32%) Laravel
8 16 (10.32%) Symfony
9 15 (9.68%) ASP.NET
9 15 (9.68%) Hibernate
10 14 (9.03%) Silex
11 10 (6.45%) XML
12 8 (5.16%) MDX
13 7 (4.52%) JSON
14 6 (3.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (3.87%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.97%) Mobile App
3 12 (7.74%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.23%) Clustering
5 5 (3.23%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.94%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.29%) Fintech
8 1 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.65%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.65%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.65%) PKI
8 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Social Media
8 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.32%) Windows
2 15 (9.68%) Android
2 15 (9.68%) Apple iOS
2 15 (9.68%) Linux
3 7 (4.52%) Unix
4 6 (3.87%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.29%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.65%) AIX
8 1 (0.65%) VMS
8 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.68%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (21.29%) Scrum
4 26 (16.77%) OO
5 25 (16.13%) Test Automation
6 24 (15.48%) ETL
7 22 (14.19%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (13.55%) Web Development
9 17 (10.97%) Data Modelling
9 17 (10.97%) Kanban
9 17 (10.97%) MVC
9 17 (10.97%) TDD
10 16 (10.32%) SDLC
11 14 (9.03%) Mobile Application Development
12 13 (8.39%) Analytics
12 13 (8.39%) Mentoring
13 12 (7.74%) Mathematics
13 12 (7.74%) Visualisation
14 11 (7.10%) Web Design
15 10 (6.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 96 (61.94%) SQL
2 58 (37.42%) JavaScript
3 40 (25.81%) C#
4 29 (18.71%) Java
5 26 (16.77%) PHP
6 23 (14.84%) T-SQL
7 18 (11.61%) C
8 10 (6.45%) PL/SQL
9 9 (5.81%) Python
10 6 (3.87%) Scala
11 5 (3.23%) Groovy
11 5 (3.23%) Ruby
11 5 (3.23%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.58%) C++
12 4 (2.58%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.94%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.29%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.29%) VB
15 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (7.74%) Degree
2 6 (3.87%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.94%) HND
5 2 (1.29%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.29%) MCSD
5 2 (1.29%) MCTS
5 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.65%) MBA
6 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.87%) QA
2 2 (1.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.87%) Docker
2 2 (1.29%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (5.16%) Puppet
2 5 (3.23%) Marathon
2 5 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (2.58%) Ansible
4 3 (1.94%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.94%) Packer
5 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (25.81%) Microsoft
1 40 (25.81%) Oracle
2 7 (4.52%) Tableau
3 5 (3.23%) Sitecore
3 5 (3.23%) Zoomdata
4 4 (2.58%) Cognos
4 4 (2.58%) Greenplum
4 4 (2.58%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.94%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.94%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.29%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.29%) FIS
6 2 (1.29%) Zend
7 1 (0.65%) Google
7 1 (0.65%) IBM
7 1 (0.65%) Informatica
7 1 (0.65%) Netezza
7 1 (0.65%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.65%) Teradata
7 1 (0.65%) VMware