Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 97 108
Rank change year-on-year -72 +11 -20
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 169 325 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.66% 2.81% 2.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.60% 10.42% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 154 246 275
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,875 £22,800
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £69,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,256
% change year-on-year - +1.51% +9.46%

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 3019 3119 3259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.67% 26.97% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2608 2607 2846
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 -5 77 £43,750 +9.38% 6
Coventry -6 34 £55,000 +41.03% 1
Staffordshire -8 22 £27,000 -22.86% 2
Warwickshire -36 16 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Walsall +8 5 £30,000 +13.21% 1
West Bromwich +5 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Sutton Coldfield +16 4 £45,000 +100.00%
Shropshire -13 3 £50,750 -0.49%
Solihull -1 1 £60,000 +14.29%
Worcestershire -23 1 £26,000 -16.13% 3
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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.

1 109 (64.50%) SQL
2 85 (50.30%) SQL Server
3 67 (39.64%) HTML
4 65 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 65 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (33.14%) CSS
6 50 (29.59%) Oracle
7 46 (27.22%) C#
8 44 (26.04%) RDBMS
9 39 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 37 (21.89%) Java
10 37 (21.89%) MySQL
11 35 (20.71%) .NET
12 34 (20.12%) OO
13 33 (19.53%) Scrum
14 32 (18.93%) NoSQL
15 31 (18.34%) HTML5
16 28 (16.57%) Node.js
16 28 (16.57%) jQuery
17 27 (15.98%) Test Automation
17 27 (15.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 26 (15.38%) RESTful
18 26 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 25 (14.79%) T-SQL
19 25 (14.79%) Finance
20 24 (14.20%) SDLC
21 23 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
21 23 (13.61%) PHP
22 22 (13.02%) Data Warehouse

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 7 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.96%) JBoss
3 3 (1.78%) IIS
3 3 (1.78%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.18%) CMS
4 2 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.18%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.59%) Apache
5 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.59%) Confluence
5 1 (0.59%) SAS
5 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (12.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.59%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (5.33%) Firebase
2 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.96%) SaaS
4 1 (0.59%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 1 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.78%) PuTTY
2 2 (1.18%) Internet
2 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.59%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (50.30%) SQL Server
2 44 (26.04%) RDBMS
3 37 (21.89%) MySQL
4 32 (18.93%) NoSQL
5 26 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (13.02%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (13.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (12.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (9.47%) MongoDB
9 16 (9.47%) Oracle Database
10 14 (8.28%) DB2
11 11 (6.51%) OLAP
12 10 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (5.92%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (4.73%) Big Data
13 8 (4.73%) Power BI
14 7 (4.14%) Oracle Database 12c
15 6 (3.55%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (3.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (10.65%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.47%) JUnit
3 12 (7.10%) PHPUnit
4 11 (6.51%) Jenkins
5 9 (5.33%) Jasmine
5 9 (5.33%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (5.33%) PhantomJS
5 9 (5.33%) Visual Studio
5 9 (5.33%) webpack
6 5 (2.96%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.96%) JBehave
6 5 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.37%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.37%) JIRA
7 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.78%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.78%) Toad
9 1 (0.59%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.59%) ERwin
9 1 (0.59%) ProC
General
1 25 (14.79%) Finance
2 17 (10.06%) Retail
3 6 (3.55%) Games
3 6 (3.55%) Marketing
4 3 (1.78%) Legal
5 2 (1.18%) Automotive
5 2 (1.18%) Electronics
5 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.59%) Advertising
6 1 (0.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 100 (59.17%) Developer
2 25 (14.79%) Senior Developer
3 22 (13.02%) Full Stack Developer
4 21 (12.43%) PHP Developer
5 20 (11.83%) Java Developer
6 19 (11.24%) DBA
7 17 (10.06%) Architect
8 16 (9.47%) Analyst
9 14 (8.28%) Software Developer
10 13 (7.69%) .NET Developer
10 13 (7.69%) Junior
10 13 (7.69%) SQL DBA
11 12 (7.10%) Web Developer
12 11 (6.51%) Full Stack Web Developer
12 11 (6.51%) PHP Web Developer
12 11 (6.51%) SQL Developer
13 10 (5.92%) C# Developer
13 10 (5.92%) Junior Developer
14 9 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 9 (5.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (39.64%) HTML
2 56 (33.14%) CSS
3 35 (20.71%) .NET
4 31 (18.34%) HTML5
5 28 (16.57%) jQuery
5 28 (16.57%) Node.js
6 27 (15.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 26 (15.38%) RESTful
8 21 (12.43%) Spring
9 20 (11.83%) AngularJS
10 18 (10.65%) Hibernate
11 15 (8.88%) Laravel
11 15 (8.88%) Symfony
12 14 (8.28%) ASP.NET
12 14 (8.28%) XML
13 13 (7.69%) REST
14 12 (7.10%) JSON
15 11 (6.51%) Silex
16 10 (5.92%) Entity Framework
17 9 (5.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.51%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.92%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.33%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.96%) Clustering
5 5 (2.96%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.18%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.18%) SCADA
6 2 (1.18%) User Experience
7 1 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.59%) Fintech
7 1 (0.59%) Online Gambling
7 1 (0.59%) Replication
7 1 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.43%) Windows
2 19 (11.24%) Linux
3 15 (8.88%) Unix
4 12 (7.10%) Android
4 12 (7.10%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.55%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.59%) AIX
9 1 (0.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (20.12%) OO
4 33 (19.53%) Scrum
5 27 (15.98%) Test Automation
6 24 (14.20%) SDLC
7 23 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (12.43%) MVC
9 19 (11.24%) ETL
10 18 (10.65%) Data Modelling
11 16 (9.47%) Mentoring
11 16 (9.47%) TDD
12 15 (8.88%) Kanban
12 15 (8.88%) OOD
13 14 (8.28%) Web Development
14 13 (7.69%) E-Commerce
14 13 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
15 12 (7.10%) Business Analysis
15 12 (7.10%) Unit Testing
15 12 (7.10%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 109 (64.50%) SQL
2 65 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 46 (27.22%) C#
4 37 (21.89%) Java
5 25 (14.79%) T-SQL
6 23 (13.61%) PHP
7 16 (9.47%) C
8 9 (5.33%) PL/SQL
8 9 (5.33%) TypeScript
9 8 (4.73%) Python
10 7 (4.14%) C++
11 6 (3.55%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.96%) Groovy
12 5 (2.96%) Ruby
12 5 (2.96%) Scala
12 5 (2.96%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.18%) Perl
13 2 (1.18%) VB
14 1 (0.59%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (5.92%) Degree
2 4 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.78%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.18%) HND
4 2 (1.18%) MCSD
4 2 (1.18%) MCTS
4 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.59%) MBA
5 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.73%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.96%) Docker
2 2 (1.18%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.14%) Puppet
2 5 (2.96%) Marathon
3 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.59%) Ansible
5 1 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 50 (29.59%) Oracle
2 39 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.73%) Tableau
4 5 (2.96%) Zoomdata
5 4 (2.37%) Greenplum
5 4 (2.37%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.37%) Zend
6 3 (1.78%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.18%) Cognos
7 2 (1.18%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.18%) FIS
7 2 (1.18%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.59%) Birst
8 1 (0.59%) IBM
8 1 (0.59%) Informatica
8 1 (0.59%) Netezza
8 1 (0.59%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.59%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.59%) Teradata