Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 161 99
Rank change year-on-year +60 -62 -5
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 238 180 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.78% 1.83% 2.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.74% 6.14% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 183 167 245
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,300 £25,200 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,000 £58,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 2,217 2,931 3,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.85% 29.85% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,797 2,565 2,602
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +47 137 £46,500 +3.33% 11
Coventry +14 35 £43,750 -20.45% 3
Staffordshire +13 27 £35,000 +29.63% 9
Worcestershire +20 11 £38,750 +3.33% 5
Warwickshire +25 9 £55,000 +34.15% 1
Sutton Coldfield -23 6 £36,250 -19.44% 1
Shropshire +16 5 £31,500 -33.68% 1
Solihull +6 5 £58,750 -2.08% 3
Dudley - 1 £47,500 -
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 145 (60.92%) SQL
2 105 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 96 (40.34%) Microsoft
4 87 (36.55%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (36.13%) Java
6 84 (35.29%) HTML
7 80 (33.61%) C#
8 79 (33.19%) CSS
9 78 (32.77%) .NET
10 73 (30.67%) RDBMS
11 70 (29.41%) SQL Server
12 65 (27.31%) Web Services
13 63 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
14 57 (23.95%) TDD
15 50 (21.01%) Spring
15 50 (21.01%) AngularJS
16 49 (20.59%) Hibernate
17 47 (19.75%) Software Engineering
18 46 (19.33%) Amazon AWS
19 45 (18.91%) Finance
20 44 (18.49%) Degree
21 43 (18.07%) OO
21 43 (18.07%) HTML5
22 42 (17.65%) Scrum
23 39 (16.39%) ASP.NET
23 39 (16.39%) NoSQL
24 38 (15.97%) Oracle
25 37 (15.55%) Git (software)
26 36 (15.13%) MVC
27 35 (14.71%) .NET Framework

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 20 (8.40%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.46%) WebSphere
3 10 (4.20%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.26%) JBoss
6 2 (0.84%) IIS
6 2 (0.84%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.42%) Apache
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.42%) CMS
7 1 (0.42%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (8.40%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (6.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 63 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (19.33%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (14.71%) Office 365
4 32 (13.45%) Serverless
5 24 (10.08%) Amazon EC2
5 24 (10.08%) Amazon S3
5 24 (10.08%) AWS Lambda
6 21 (8.82%) Amazon EMR
6 21 (8.82%) Amazon Kinesis
6 21 (8.82%) Amazon SQS
6 21 (8.82%) Azure Active Directory
7 14 (5.88%) SaaS
8 11 (4.62%) IaaS
8 11 (4.62%) PaaS
9 9 (3.78%) GitHub
10 4 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (1.26%) AWS CodePipeline
11 3 (1.26%) CloudFront
11 3 (1.26%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (1.26%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.08%) Network Security
2 5 (2.10%) DNS
3 4 (1.68%) Internet
3 4 (1.68%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.26%) Extranet
4 3 (1.26%) Firewall
4 3 (1.26%) SSL
5 2 (0.84%) DHCP
5 2 (0.84%) HTTP
5 2 (0.84%) NAS
5 2 (0.84%) SAN
5 2 (0.84%) SMTP
5 2 (0.84%) VPN
5 2 (0.84%) VSAN
6 1 (0.42%) FTP
6 1 (0.42%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.42%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.42%) SNMP
6 1 (0.42%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (30.67%) RDBMS
2 70 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 39 (16.39%) NoSQL
4 27 (11.34%) MySQL
5 26 (10.92%) Amazon Redshift
6 23 (9.66%) Amazon RDS
7 22 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (8.82%) Cosmos DB
8 21 (8.82%) MongoDB
9 18 (7.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (6.72%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (4.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (4.20%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (3.36%) DB2
13 8 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (2.94%) OLTP
14 7 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (15.55%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.14%) webpack
3 16 (6.72%) Jasmine
3 16 (6.72%) Karma Test Runner
3 16 (6.72%) PhantomJS
4 12 (5.04%) Selenium
5 11 (4.62%) Cucumber
6 9 (3.78%) JBehave
6 9 (3.78%) JIRA
6 9 (3.78%) JUnit
7 8 (3.36%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.94%) Rational Rose
9 6 (2.52%) Concordion
9 6 (2.52%) FitNesse
9 6 (2.52%) SoapUI
9 6 (2.52%) Visual Studio
10 5 (2.10%) Gitweb
10 5 (2.10%) Gradle
11 4 (1.68%) MSTest
11 4 (1.68%) TeamCity
General
1 45 (18.91%) Finance
2 21 (8.82%) Legal
3 20 (8.40%) Retail
4 10 (4.20%) Games
5 4 (1.68%) Local Government
5 4 (1.68%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.26%) Marketing
7 2 (0.84%) Advertising
7 2 (0.84%) Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 122 (51.26%) Developer
2 50 (21.01%) Senior Developer
3 37 (15.55%) Architect
4 30 (12.61%) C# Developer
5 26 (10.92%) Java Developer
6 23 (9.66%) Cloud Architect
6 23 (9.66%) Senior C# Developer
7 22 (9.24%) Solutions Architect
8 20 (8.40%) .NET Developer
8 20 (8.40%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 18 (7.56%) Lead Architect
10 17 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
10 17 (7.14%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 16 (6.72%) Software Developer
11 16 (6.72%) Software Engineer
12 14 (5.88%) PHP Developer
13 13 (5.46%) C# .NET Developer
14 12 (5.04%) Senior .NET Developer
14 12 (5.04%) Senior Java Developer
15 10 (4.20%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (35.29%) HTML
2 79 (33.19%) CSS
3 78 (32.77%) .NET
4 65 (27.31%) Web Services
5 50 (21.01%) AngularJS
5 50 (21.01%) Spring
6 49 (20.59%) Hibernate
7 43 (18.07%) HTML5
8 39 (16.39%) ASP.NET
9 35 (14.71%) .NET Framework
10 33 (13.87%) RESTful
11 31 (13.03%) ASP.NET Web API
11 31 (13.03%) JSON
12 29 (12.18%) XML
13 26 (10.92%) REST
14 23 (9.66%) Entity Framework
15 21 (8.82%) Node.js
16 20 (8.40%) Ajax
17 19 (7.98%) CSS3
17 19 (7.98%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (10.08%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.82%) Mobile App
4 15 (6.30%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (4.62%) User Experience
7 9 (3.78%) Driving Licence
7 9 (3.78%) Smart Meter
8 7 (2.94%) Reference Data
9 5 (2.10%) Device Driver
9 5 (2.10%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.10%) PDA
10 4 (1.68%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.26%) Fintech
12 2 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.84%) PKI
13 1 (0.42%) Cloud Native
13 1 (0.42%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.42%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.71%) Linux
2 28 (11.76%) Windows
3 12 (5.04%) Mac OS X
4 7 (2.94%) Unix
4 7 (2.94%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.26%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.26%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.42%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (36.55%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (23.95%) TDD
3 47 (19.75%) Software Engineering
4 43 (18.07%) OO
5 42 (17.65%) Scrum
6 36 (15.13%) MVC
7 35 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (12.61%) Continuous Delivery
8 30 (12.61%) Web Development
9 27 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (10.92%) Dependency Injection
10 26 (10.92%) Test Automation
11 25 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (10.50%) Mentoring
12 24 (10.08%) SDLC
13 22 (9.24%) BDD
13 22 (9.24%) Identity Access Management
13 22 (9.24%) Microservices
13 22 (9.24%) Presales
13 22 (9.24%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 145 (60.92%) SQL
2 105 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 86 (36.13%) Java
4 80 (33.61%) C#
5 30 (12.61%) Python
6 27 (11.34%) Scala
7 25 (10.50%) Shell Script
8 23 (9.66%) PL/SQL
9 20 (8.40%) PHP
10 17 (7.14%) TypeScript
11 16 (6.72%) T-SQL
12 13 (5.46%) Ruby
13 12 (5.04%) Java 8
14 11 (4.62%) Groovy
15 9 (3.78%) VB.NET
16 7 (2.94%) C
17 6 (2.52%) PowerShell
18 4 (1.68%) Perl
19 2 (0.84%) Apex Code
20 1 (0.42%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (18.49%) Degree
2 25 (10.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (9.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 22 (9.24%) MCSA
4 22 (9.24%) MCSE
5 18 (7.56%) Master's Degree
5 18 (7.56%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.68%) ISEB
8 2 (0.84%) CCDA
8 2 (0.84%) CCNA
8 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.62%) QA
2 9 (3.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 28 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 24 (10.08%) Docker
3 9 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.68%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.84%) vSphere
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (5.04%) Puppet
2 9 (3.78%) Marathon
3 7 (2.94%) Ansible
3 7 (2.94%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (2.10%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.68%) Terraform
6 3 (1.26%) Mesos
6 3 (1.26%) rkt
7 2 (0.84%) Consul
7 2 (0.84%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.84%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.84%) Grafana
7 2 (0.84%) Kibana
7 2 (0.84%) logstash
7 2 (0.84%) Rancher
7 2 (0.84%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.84%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.42%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.42%) Nmap
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 96 (40.34%) Microsoft
2 38 (15.97%) Oracle
3 19 (7.98%) Xamarin
4 15 (6.30%) Remedy
5 10 (4.20%) Tableau
6 9 (3.78%) Google
6 9 (3.78%) Informatica
6 9 (3.78%) VMware
7 6 (2.52%) IBM
7 6 (2.52%) SAP
8 5 (2.10%) Hyperion
9 4 (1.68%) Cognos
9 4 (1.68%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (1.26%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.84%) Dynatrace
11 2 (0.84%) Fortinet
11 2 (0.84%) ILOG
11 2 (0.84%) Riverbed
11 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.42%) Veeam