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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for RDBMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RDBMS over the 6 months to 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 376 399 270
Rank change year-on-year +23 -129 +20
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 659 258 32
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.86% 0.64% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.94% 2.07% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 276 150 26
10th Percentile £41,500 £39,155 £37,500
25th Percentile £48,625 £47,500 £44,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £94,375
90th Percentile £108,750 £91,500 £105,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +13.64%

RDBMS 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 with a WFH option and a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 22,446 12,437 2,645
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 29.17% 30.71% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11,105 9,085 2,272
10th Percentile £37,212 £33,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +6.80%

RDBMS
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

RDBMS trend for jobs with a WFH option

RDBMS
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing RDBMS.

RDBMS salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

RDBMS
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing RDBMS over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

RDBMS salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, RDBMS job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for RDBMS.

1 659 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 357 (54.17%) SQL
3 279 (42.34%) AWS
4 218 (33.08%) Agile
5 212 (32.17%) Finance
6 193 (29.29%) Python
7 192 (29.14%) Azure
8 189 (28.68%) Social Skills
9 187 (28.38%) SQL Server
10 186 (28.22%) Oracle
11 184 (27.92%) CI/CD
12 176 (26.71%) PostgreSQL
13 162 (24.58%) Kubernetes
14 156 (23.67%) Java
15 146 (22.15%) DevOps
16 145 (22.00%) NoSQL
17 144 (21.85%) Degree
18 141 (21.40%) GCP
19 135 (20.49%) Git (software)
20 123 (18.66%) MySQL
21 122 (18.51%) Data Warehouse
22 121 (18.36%) Open Source
23 118 (17.91%) Microservices
24 116 (17.60%) Terraform
25 115 (17.45%) Windows
26 112 (17.00%) Kafka
27 106 (16.08%) Software Engineering
28 105 (15.93%) Data Engineering
29 104 (15.78%) ETL
30 100 (15.17%) .NET

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 63 (9.56%) Apache Spark
2 49 (7.44%) Apache Airflow
3 36 (5.46%) WordPress
4 14 (2.12%) Ethereum
5 13 (1.97%) Jupyter
6 10 (1.52%) Apache
6 10 (1.52%) Drupal
7 9 (1.37%) IIS
8 7 (1.06%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.06%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.61%) ArcGIS
9 4 (0.61%) Jadu
9 4 (0.61%) JBoss
10 2 (0.30%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.30%) nginx
10 2 (0.30%) Tornado
11 1 (0.15%) Apache Pulsar
11 1 (0.15%) Confluence
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 76 (11.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 68 (10.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 66 (10.02%) Oracle Clinical
2 10 (1.52%) Shopify
3 6 (0.91%) Adobe Campaign
3 6 (0.91%) Distributed Ledger
4 5 (0.76%) Acoustic Campaign
4 5 (0.76%) Exstream
4 5 (0.76%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 5 (0.76%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Maximo
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.15%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 279 (42.34%) AWS
2 192 (29.14%) Azure
3 141 (21.40%) GCP
4 96 (14.57%) GitHub
5 67 (10.17%) AWS CloudFormation
6 66 (10.02%) Azure DevOps
7 65 (9.86%) Serverless
8 58 (8.80%) AWS Lambda
9 46 (6.98%) Amazon S3
10 40 (6.07%) Amazon EMR
11 38 (5.77%) Power Platform
12 37 (5.61%) SaaS
13 36 (5.46%) Cloud Computing
13 36 (5.46%) Datadog
14 35 (5.31%) dbt
14 35 (5.31%) Snowflake
15 20 (3.03%) Matillion
16 19 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
17 18 (2.73%) Amazon SQS
17 18 (2.73%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.49%) HTTP
2 7 (1.06%) SAN
3 5 (0.76%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (0.76%) Internet
3 5 (0.76%) iSCSI
4 2 (0.30%) 5G
4 2 (0.30%) AMQP
4 2 (0.30%) Broadband
4 2 (0.30%) SD-WAN
4 2 (0.30%) WAN
5 1 (0.15%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.15%) DHCP
5 1 (0.15%) DNS
5 1 (0.15%) Firewall
5 1 (0.15%) FTP
5 1 (0.15%) NAS
5 1 (0.15%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 659 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 187 (28.38%) SQL Server
3 176 (26.71%) PostgreSQL
4 145 (22.00%) NoSQL
5 123 (18.66%) MySQL
6 122 (18.51%) Data Warehouse
7 90 (13.66%) Big Data
8 59 (8.95%) Data Lake
9 45 (6.83%) Amazon Athena
9 45 (6.83%) Tableau
10 43 (6.53%) Amazon Redshift
10 43 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 39 (5.92%) MongoDB
12 36 (5.46%) Hadoop
12 36 (5.46%) Power BI
13 34 (5.16%) OLAP
14 33 (5.01%) Electronic Patient Records
14 33 (5.01%) Oracle Database
14 33 (5.01%) Spark SQL
15 28 (4.25%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 135 (20.49%) Git (software)
2 41 (6.22%) webpack
3 27 (4.10%) JUnit
4 24 (3.64%) Jenkins
5 21 (3.19%) JIRA
6 18 (2.73%) Visual Studio
7 14 (2.12%) Babel
8 12 (1.82%) Selenium
9 9 (1.37%) Bitbucket
9 9 (1.37%) PHPUnit
9 9 (1.37%) TestNG
9 9 (1.37%) WebDriver
10 7 (1.06%) GitLab
11 6 (0.91%) Postman
12 5 (0.76%) ERwin
12 5 (0.76%) Fiddler
12 5 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.61%) Artifactory
14 2 (0.30%) ER Studio
14 2 (0.30%) Gradle
General
1 212 (32.17%) Finance
2 189 (28.68%) Social Skills
3 89 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
4 78 (11.84%) Presentation Skills
5 54 (8.19%) Banking
6 50 (7.59%) Retail
7 35 (5.31%) Games
7 35 (5.31%) Marketing
8 29 (4.40%) Law
9 22 (3.34%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 18 (2.73%) Esports
10 18 (2.73%) Online Betting
11 15 (2.28%) Telecoms
12 14 (2.12%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (1.82%) Advertising
13 12 (1.82%) Influencing Skills
14 7 (1.06%) Legal
14 7 (1.06%) Public Sector
15 4 (0.61%) Local Government
15 4 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 183 (27.77%) Developer
2 89 (13.51%) Data Engineer
3 77 (11.68%) Data Manager
4 59 (8.95%) Software Engineer
5 49 (7.44%) Java Developer
6 47 (7.13%) Architect
7 44 (6.68%) Senior Manager
8 37 (5.61%) Senior Software Engineer
9 36 (5.46%) Xamarin Developer
10 35 (5.31%) DevOps Engineer
11 33 (5.01%) Senior DevOps
11 33 (5.01%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 30 (4.55%) Data Architect
12 30 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
13 26 (3.95%) Senior Data Engineer
14 24 (3.64%) Senior Developer
15 22 (3.34%) Consultant
16 19 (2.88%) Analyst
16 19 (2.88%) Azure Data Engineer
16 19 (2.88%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (17.00%) Kafka
2 100 (15.17%) .NET
3 92 (13.96%) React
4 76 (11.53%) Node.js
5 69 (10.47%) RESTful
6 64 (9.71%) CSS
7 58 (8.80%) Spring
8 47 (7.13%) .NET Core
8 47 (7.13%) RabbitMQ
9 42 (6.37%) ASP.NET Web API
9 42 (6.37%) Spring Boot
10 41 (6.22%) GraphQL
11 39 (5.92%) HTML
12 37 (5.61%) REST
13 35 (5.31%) PySpark
14 33 (5.01%) Apache Avro
15 32 (4.86%) gRPC
16 30 (4.55%) JSON
17 27 (4.10%) JWT
18 24 (3.64%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 71 (10.77%) Cloud Native
2 46 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 38 (5.77%) Sports Betting
4 29 (4.40%) Greenfield Project
5 28 (4.25%) Legacy Systems
6 22 (3.34%) Blockchain
7 21 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (2.73%) Online Games
8 18 (2.73%) User Experience
9 16 (2.43%) Public Cloud
10 14 (2.12%) Life Science
11 13 (1.97%) Cyberattack
11 13 (1.97%) Data Structures
11 13 (1.97%) Social Network
12 11 (1.67%) Replication
13 10 (1.52%) Management Information System
14 9 (1.37%) LIMS
14 9 (1.37%) Reference Data
14 9 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
15 7 (1.06%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 115 (17.45%) Windows
2 71 (10.77%) Linux
3 21 (3.19%) Windows Server
4 17 (2.58%) Unix
5 16 (2.43%) Android
5 16 (2.43%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.61%) MVS
6 4 (0.61%) zOS
7 2 (0.30%) AIX
7 2 (0.30%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.15%) Solaris
8 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (33.08%) Agile
2 184 (27.92%) CI/CD
3 146 (22.15%) DevOps
4 121 (18.36%) Open Source
5 118 (17.91%) Microservices
6 106 (16.08%) Software Engineering
7 105 (15.93%) Data Engineering
8 104 (15.78%) ETL
9 96 (14.57%) Data Management
10 92 (13.96%) TDD
11 89 (13.51%) Computer Science
12 78 (11.84%) Project Management
13 74 (11.23%) OO
14 72 (10.93%) Data Science
14 72 (10.93%) Full Stack Development
15 71 (10.77%) Data Collection
16 70 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
17 69 (10.47%) Analytics
18 68 (10.32%) High Availability
18 68 (10.32%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 357 (54.17%) SQL
2 193 (29.29%) Python
3 156 (23.67%) Java
4 85 (12.90%) Scala
5 80 (12.14%) JavaScript
6 79 (11.99%) TypeScript
7 69 (10.47%) C#
8 59 (8.95%) PL/SQL
9 51 (7.74%) PHP
10 50 (7.59%) Kotlin
11 37 (5.61%) Go
11 37 (5.61%) PowerShell
11 37 (5.61%) Rust
12 35 (5.31%) Bash
13 27 (4.10%) Haskell
14 22 (3.34%) Shell Script
15 18 (2.73%) R
16 15 (2.28%) ES6
16 15 (2.28%) T-SQL
17 13 (1.97%) C
Qualifications
1 144 (21.85%) Degree
2 19 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.21%) AWS Certification
4 7 (1.06%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.76%) MCSE
5 5 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.61%) ISEB
6 4 (0.61%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.46%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.46%) Tableau Certification
8 2 (0.30%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.15%) OCP
9 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (10.02%) Good Clinical Practice
2 41 (6.22%) QA
3 29 (4.40%) SOC 2
4 24 (3.64%) Data Quality
5 16 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (2.28%) SLA
7 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.15%) PSD2
System Software
1 94 (14.26%) Docker
2 12 (1.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 12 (1.82%) HDFS
3 4 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 162 (24.58%) Kubernetes
2 116 (17.60%) Terraform
3 16 (2.43%) Istio
4 12 (1.82%) Hadoop YARN
4 12 (1.82%) Oozie
5 9 (1.37%) Ansible
6 2 (0.30%) Nagios
6 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.30%) Packer
6 2 (0.30%) Puppet
7 1 (0.15%) Avamar
7 1 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.15%) OpenView
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.15%) WMI
7 1 (0.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 186 (28.22%) Oracle
2 69 (10.47%) Google
3 50 (7.59%) Microsoft
4 36 (5.46%) Apple
4 36 (5.46%) WooCommerce
4 36 (5.46%) Xamarin
5 33 (5.01%) Databricks
6 22 (3.34%) Salesforce.com
7 21 (3.19%) Talend
8 20 (3.03%) IBM
9 18 (2.73%) Teradata
10 12 (1.82%) Cognos
10 12 (1.82%) Marin
11 11 (1.67%) Informatica
12 8 (1.21%) VMware
13 6 (0.91%) Adobe
13 6 (0.91%) Cisco
14 5 (0.76%) Dell
14 5 (0.76%) HP
14 5 (0.76%) Temenos