Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 166 106
Rank change year-on-year +44 -60 -21
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 225 177 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.39% 1.75% 2.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.21% 5.81% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 169 165 259
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +4.94% +8.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,950 £23,950
90th Percentile £60,150 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

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 2,444 3,047 3,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.99% 30.08% 26.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,001 2,669 2,723
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 July 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 21 July 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 +39 136 £43,500 -3.33% 22
Coventry +8 32 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Staffordshire -3 22 £32,000 -1.54% 5
Solihull - 11 £42,500 - 2
Worcestershire +20 8 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Shropshire +26 7 £31,500 -33.68%
Warwickshire +18 4 £51,250 +41.38%
Wolverhampton - 1 £21,750 -
Halesowen - 1 £45,000 -
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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.

1 136 (60.44%) SQL
2 94 (41.78%) JavaScript
3 82 (36.44%) C#
4 76 (33.78%) Java
5 75 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 72 (32.00%) SQL Server
7 70 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
8 63 (28.00%) HTML
9 61 (27.11%) CSS
9 61 (27.11%) RESTful
10 59 (26.22%) Finance
11 56 (24.89%) Oracle
12 53 (23.56%) .NET
13 52 (23.11%) AngularJS
14 51 (22.67%) Hibernate
15 50 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
16 49 (21.78%) RDBMS
17 47 (20.89%) Spring
18 45 (20.00%) Scrum
18 45 (20.00%) TDD
19 44 (19.56%) Software Engineering
19 44 (19.56%) JSON
20 41 (18.22%) Git (software)
20 41 (18.22%) HTML5
20 41 (18.22%) Web Services
21 40 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
21 40 (17.78%) NoSQL
22 38 (16.89%) OO
23 36 (16.00%) REST
23 36 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 18 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.89%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.00%) JBoss
4 8 (3.56%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.22%) IIS
6 4 (1.78%) CMS
7 3 (1.33%) Apache
7 3 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.33%) WordPress
8 2 (0.89%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.89%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.89%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.89%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.89%) SAS
8 2 (0.89%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.44%) Confluence
9 1 (0.44%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.44%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.44%) nginx
9 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (1.33%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.89%) Magento
4 2 (0.89%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.44%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 50 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (9.33%) Office 365
3 16 (7.11%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.56%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (3.11%) IaaS
6 6 (2.67%) Serverless
7 5 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (2.22%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (2.22%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (2.22%) Amazon S3
7 5 (2.22%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.78%) GitHub
8 4 (1.78%) PaaS
8 4 (1.78%) SaaS
9 2 (0.89%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.44%) IBM PureFlex
10 1 (0.44%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.56%) DNS
1 8 (3.56%) Network Security
2 5 (2.22%) Internet
2 5 (2.22%) SAN
3 4 (1.78%) NAS
3 4 (1.78%) SSL
4 3 (1.33%) Firewall
4 3 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.89%) DHCP
5 2 (0.89%) FTP
5 2 (0.89%) VPN
5 2 (0.89%) VSAN
6 1 (0.44%) AMQP
6 1 (0.44%) HTTP
6 1 (0.44%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.44%) MPLS
6 1 (0.44%) SMTP
6 1 (0.44%) SNMP
6 1 (0.44%) SSH
6 1 (0.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (21.78%) RDBMS
3 40 (17.78%) NoSQL
4 36 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 28 (12.44%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (9.33%) MySQL
7 20 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (7.11%) MongoDB
9 16 (7.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (6.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (4.89%) Power BI
12 10 (4.44%) Cosmos DB
12 10 (4.44%) Oracle BI EE
13 9 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (4.00%) Big Data
13 9 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (2.67%) Oracle Database
14 6 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 41 (18.22%) Git (software)
2 30 (13.33%) Jasmine
2 30 (13.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 30 (13.33%) PhantomJS
2 30 (13.33%) webpack
3 18 (8.00%) JBehave
3 18 (8.00%) JUnit
4 15 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 11 (4.89%) Subversion
6 8 (3.56%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.56%) JIRA
6 8 (3.56%) Maven
7 6 (2.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (1.78%) Selenium
9 3 (1.33%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.33%) MSTest
9 3 (1.33%) Rational Rose
9 3 (1.33%) ReSharper
9 3 (1.33%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.89%) Ant
General
1 59 (26.22%) Finance
2 29 (12.89%) Retail
3 26 (11.56%) Legal
4 10 (4.44%) Games
5 6 (2.67%) Front Office
6 5 (2.22%) Advertising
6 5 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.33%) Banking
8 2 (0.89%) Marketing
9 1 (0.44%) Automotive
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 123 (54.67%) Developer
2 51 (22.67%) Senior Developer
3 38 (16.89%) C# Developer
4 31 (13.78%) Java Developer
5 28 (12.44%) Senior C# Developer
6 21 (9.33%) Software Developer
7 18 (8.00%) Analyst
8 16 (7.11%) SQL Developer
9 15 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
9 15 (6.67%) Architect
10 14 (6.22%) .NET Developer
10 14 (6.22%) Software Engineer
11 11 (4.89%) Java Engineer
11 11 (4.89%) PHP Developer
11 11 (4.89%) Senior Java Developer
12 10 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 10 (4.44%) Consultant
13 9 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
14 8 (3.56%) C# Software Developer
14 8 (3.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (28.00%) HTML
2 61 (27.11%) CSS
2 61 (27.11%) RESTful
3 53 (23.56%) .NET
4 52 (23.11%) AngularJS
5 51 (22.67%) Hibernate
6 47 (20.89%) Spring
7 44 (19.56%) JSON
8 41 (18.22%) HTML5
8 41 (18.22%) Web Services
9 36 (16.00%) REST
10 33 (14.67%) Entity Framework
11 27 (12.00%) .NET Framework
11 27 (12.00%) jQuery
12 26 (11.56%) LINQ
12 26 (11.56%) Node.js
13 23 (10.22%) KnockoutJS
14 21 (9.33%) XML
15 19 (8.44%) JMS
15 19 (8.44%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (9.78%) Mobile App
3 21 (9.33%) Computer Science
4 19 (8.44%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (8.00%) Smart Meter
6 10 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (4.44%) Management Information System
6 10 (4.44%) User Experience
7 4 (1.78%) Fintech
8 3 (1.33%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.89%) CMDB
9 2 (0.89%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.89%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.89%) PKI
10 1 (0.44%) Clustering
10 1 (0.44%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.44%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.44%) PDA
10 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.89%) Linux
2 27 (12.00%) Windows
3 14 (6.22%) Mac OS X
4 7 (3.11%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.33%) Unix
6 2 (0.89%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.44%) AIX
7 1 (0.44%) Android
7 1 (0.44%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (20.00%) Scrum
2 45 (20.00%) TDD
3 44 (19.56%) Software Engineering
4 40 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (16.89%) OO
6 32 (14.22%) Test Automation
7 31 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (13.78%) Problem-Solving
8 29 (12.89%) Continuous Delivery
9 27 (12.00%) Web Development
10 26 (11.56%) Microservices
11 23 (10.22%) Mentoring
12 22 (9.78%) Configuration Management
12 22 (9.78%) Dependency Injection
12 22 (9.78%) SDLC
13 21 (9.33%) BDD
14 18 (8.00%) Integration Testing
15 17 (7.56%) Cross-Platform Development
15 17 (7.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 136 (60.44%) SQL
2 94 (41.78%) JavaScript
3 82 (36.44%) C#
4 76 (33.78%) Java
5 23 (10.22%) Java 8
6 22 (9.78%) Shell Script
7 21 (9.33%) Scala
8 20 (8.89%) Ruby
9 18 (8.00%) Groovy
9 18 (8.00%) T-SQL
10 15 (6.67%) TypeScript
11 14 (6.22%) PHP
12 10 (4.44%) PL/SQL
13 9 (4.00%) Python
14 6 (2.67%) C
14 6 (2.67%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.78%) Perl
15 4 (1.78%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.33%) R
17 2 (0.89%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 31 (13.78%) Degree
2 17 (7.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (6.22%) Master's Degree
4 11 (4.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.11%) MCSA
7 6 (2.67%) MCSE
8 5 (2.22%) ISEB
9 4 (1.78%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.89%) CCDA
11 2 (0.89%) CCNA
11 2 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.89%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.44%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.44%) MCP
12 1 (0.44%) MCSD
12 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.78%) QA
2 9 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.44%) GCP
4 1 (0.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (9.78%) Docker
2 11 (4.89%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.89%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.44%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (9.33%) Puppet
2 18 (8.00%) Marathon
3 4 (1.78%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.33%) Ansible
5 2 (0.89%) Consul
5 2 (0.89%) cPanel
5 2 (0.89%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.89%) Grafana
5 2 (0.89%) Kibana
5 2 (0.89%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.89%) logstash
5 2 (0.89%) Rancher
5 2 (0.89%) SCCM
5 2 (0.89%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.89%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.44%) Nmap
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 75 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 56 (24.89%) Oracle
3 17 (7.56%) Xamarin
4 13 (5.78%) Remedy
5 10 (4.44%) Tableau
6 9 (4.00%) Informatica
7 6 (2.67%) Cognos
7 6 (2.67%) VMware
8 5 (2.22%) Hyperion
9 4 (1.78%) IBM
9 4 (1.78%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.33%) Capita
10 3 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.33%) SAP
11 2 (0.89%) BMC
11 2 (0.89%) Fortinet
11 2 (0.89%) Google
11 2 (0.89%) ILOG
11 2 (0.89%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.89%) Riverbed