Period
to 21 September 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 117 121 121
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 756 116 195
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.91% 2.16% 2.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.01% 7.07% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 487 101 174
10th Percentile £39,750 £32,000 £36,975
25th Percentile £46,625 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +15.79%
75th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £83,550
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 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 7,550 1,641 2,360
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 29.01% 30.60% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5,798 1,499 2,107
10th Percentile £35,750 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%

Relational Database
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Relational Database trend for jobs with a WFH option

Relational Database
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Relational Database salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Relational Database
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Relational Database over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Relational Database salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, Relational Database job roles required the following IT 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 Relational Database.

1 309 (40.87%) SQL
2 298 (39.42%) Social Skills
3 279 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
4 244 (32.28%) RDBMS
5 219 (28.97%) Oracle
6 212 (28.04%) AWS
7 200 (26.46%) Finance
8 199 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 191 (25.26%) Java
9 191 (25.26%) Azure
10 189 (25.00%) Python
11 186 (24.60%) Degree
12 178 (23.54%) PostgreSQL
13 165 (21.83%) MySQL
14 161 (21.30%) React
15 160 (21.16%) C#
15 160 (21.16%) Software Engineering
16 155 (20.50%) Microservices
17 151 (19.97%) SQL Server
18 149 (19.71%) NoSQL
19 148 (19.58%) RESTful
20 140 (18.52%) Git (software)
21 139 (18.39%) Docker
22 138 (18.25%) HTML
23 135 (17.86%) Scrum
24 128 (16.93%) Business Intelligence
25 127 (16.80%) Spring
26 124 (16.40%) Problem-Solving
27 123 (16.27%) DevOps
28 122 (16.14%) CSS

Relational Database
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 62 (8.20%) Elasticsearch
2 31 (4.10%) Apache Spark
3 23 (3.04%) SAS
4 19 (2.51%) Confluence
4 19 (2.51%) Tomcat
5 13 (1.72%) Apache Airflow
5 13 (1.72%) nginx
6 12 (1.59%) Apache
6 12 (1.59%) JBoss
7 10 (1.32%) Anypoint
7 10 (1.32%) Mule
7 10 (1.32%) Mule ESB
8 8 (1.06%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.93%) Apache Pig
9 7 (0.93%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.79%) CMS
10 6 (0.79%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.66%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 83 (10.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 65 (8.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.66%) InVision
6 4 (0.53%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.26%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.26%) Weka
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Smart View
Business Applications
1 82 (10.85%) Oracle Clinical
2 5 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.53%) Shopify
4 2 (0.26%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.13%) Relativity
5 1 (0.13%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 212 (28.04%) AWS
2 191 (25.26%) Azure
3 82 (10.85%) GCP
4 45 (5.95%) SaaS
5 44 (5.82%) Serverless
6 36 (4.76%) Power Platform
7 24 (3.17%) Amazon S3
8 22 (2.91%) AWS Lambda
9 16 (2.12%) Azure Data Factory
9 16 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
10 15 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (1.98%) Azure Functions
11 14 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 14 (1.85%) GitHub
12 13 (1.72%) Amazon SQS
12 13 (1.72%) IaaS
13 12 (1.59%) Amazon EMR
13 12 (1.59%) PaaS
14 11 (1.46%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 10 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.32%) HTTP
2 4 (0.53%) AMQP
3 3 (0.40%) Internet
4 2 (0.26%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.13%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.13%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.13%) FTP
5 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.13%) SAN
5 1 (0.13%) SMTP
5 1 (0.13%) SSL
5 1 (0.13%) Telnet
5 1 (0.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (32.28%) RDBMS
2 178 (23.54%) PostgreSQL
3 165 (21.83%) MySQL
4 151 (19.97%) SQL Server
5 149 (19.71%) NoSQL
6 68 (8.99%) MongoDB
7 61 (8.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 59 (7.80%) Big Data
9 51 (6.75%) Data Warehouse
10 45 (5.95%) Apache Cassandra
11 43 (5.69%) Redis
12 39 (5.16%) Amazon Redshift
13 36 (4.76%) Data Lake
13 36 (4.76%) Power BI
14 31 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 31 (4.10%) Tableau
15 30 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 29 (3.84%) Hadoop
17 28 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
18 20 (2.65%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 140 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 99 (13.10%) Jenkins
3 37 (4.89%) JIRA
3 37 (4.89%) Visual Studio
4 26 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (2.78%) Bitbucket
6 20 (2.65%) Postman
7 19 (2.51%) Maven
8 16 (2.12%) Eclipse
9 15 (1.98%) GitLab
10 14 (1.85%) Gradle
11 13 (1.72%) Selenium
11 13 (1.72%) TeamCity
12 12 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
12 12 (1.59%) webpack
13 11 (1.46%) JUnit
14 9 (1.19%) Cucumber
15 8 (1.06%) Moq
15 8 (1.06%) NUnit
15 8 (1.06%) PHPUnit
General
1 298 (39.42%) Social Skills
2 200 (26.46%) Finance
3 63 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (7.94%) Retail
5 59 (7.80%) Presentation Skills
6 32 (4.23%) Marketing
7 26 (3.44%) Publishing
8 24 (3.17%) Banking
9 19 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 15 (1.98%) Games
11 13 (1.72%) Public Sector
12 12 (1.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 10 (1.32%) Telecoms
14 8 (1.06%) Law
14 8 (1.06%) Legal
15 6 (0.79%) Automotive
16 5 (0.66%) Avionics
16 5 (0.66%) Electronics
16 5 (0.66%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.53%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 329 (43.52%) Developer
2 78 (10.32%) Software Engineer
3 75 (9.92%) Data Manager
4 60 (7.94%) Senior Developer
5 58 (7.67%) Software Developer
6 57 (7.54%) Java Engineer
7 52 (6.88%) Java Developer
8 46 (6.08%) Full Stack Developer
9 43 (5.69%) Architect
10 41 (5.42%) Data Engineer
11 39 (5.16%) Senior Manager
12 37 (4.89%) .NET Developer
12 37 (4.89%) Analyst
13 35 (4.63%) Python Developer
14 32 (4.23%) Senior Software Engineer
15 31 (4.10%) Cloud Architect
15 31 (4.10%) Senior Java Engineer
16 28 (3.70%) Applications Developer
16 28 (3.70%) Lead Developer
17 27 (3.57%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (21.30%) React
2 148 (19.58%) RESTful
3 138 (18.25%) HTML
4 127 (16.80%) Spring
5 122 (16.14%) CSS
6 112 (14.81%) .NET
7 100 (13.23%) AngularJS
8 96 (12.70%) REST
9 84 (11.11%) HTML5
10 77 (10.19%) Kafka
11 72 (9.52%) Node.js
12 58 (7.67%) JSON
13 57 (7.54%) Hibernate
13 57 (7.54%) Web Services
14 54 (7.14%) Django
14 54 (7.14%) XML
15 47 (6.22%) jQuery
16 45 (5.95%) Vue.js
17 42 (5.56%) .NET Framework
17 42 (5.56%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 43 (5.69%) User Experience
2 26 (3.44%) Data Structures
3 25 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
4 23 (3.04%) Algorithms
5 22 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
5 22 (2.91%) Mobile App
6 21 (2.78%) Virtual Team
7 20 (2.65%) Management Information System
7 20 (2.65%) NHS
8 19 (2.51%) Life Science
9 18 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.46%) Cloud Native
10 11 (1.46%) Driving Licence
11 10 (1.32%) Reference Data
12 9 (1.19%) Augmented Reality
12 9 (1.19%) Enterprise Cloud
12 9 (1.19%) Private Cloud
12 9 (1.19%) Public Cloud
13 8 (1.06%) CMDB
13 8 (1.06%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 96 (12.70%) Windows
2 90 (11.90%) Linux
3 27 (3.57%) Unix
4 10 (1.32%) Android
5 7 (0.93%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.93%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.79%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.53%) CentOS
8 3 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.26%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.13%) Alpine Linux
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (21.16%) Software Engineering
3 155 (20.50%) Microservices
4 135 (17.86%) Scrum
5 128 (16.93%) Business Intelligence
6 124 (16.40%) Problem-Solving
7 123 (16.27%) DevOps
8 115 (15.21%) Data Management
9 112 (14.81%) Analytics
10 105 (13.89%) Project Management
11 100 (13.23%) Test Automation
12 97 (12.83%) TDD
13 96 (12.70%) Full Stack Development
14 90 (11.90%) DataOps
15 88 (11.64%) MVC
16 86 (11.38%) ETL
17 85 (11.24%) Clinical Data Management
18 83 (10.98%) Mentoring
19 82 (10.85%) Data Modelling
20 75 (9.92%) OO
Programming Languages
1 309 (40.87%) SQL
2 199 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 191 (25.26%) Java
4 189 (25.00%) Python
5 160 (21.16%) C#
6 54 (7.14%) TypeScript
7 39 (5.16%) PHP
8 37 (4.89%) T-SQL
9 35 (4.63%) PowerShell
10 29 (3.84%) Kotlin
11 22 (2.91%) Java 8
12 19 (2.51%) C
12 19 (2.51%) PL/SQL
12 19 (2.51%) R
12 19 (2.51%) Ruby
13 18 (2.38%) Bash Shell
14 14 (1.85%) ES6
14 14 (1.85%) Go
14 14 (1.85%) Shell Script
15 13 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 186 (24.60%) Degree
2 27 (3.57%) Numerate Degree
3 23 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.59%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.06%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.40%) ISEB
7 3 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.40%) MBA
7 3 (0.40%) PhD
8 2 (0.26%) CBAP
9 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.13%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (12.17%) Good Clinical Practice
2 35 (4.63%) Data Quality
3 26 (3.44%) QA
4 13 (1.72%) Accessibility
5 10 (1.32%) CDISC
6 7 (0.93%) WAI
7 6 (0.79%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.53%) GDPR
8 4 (0.53%) PMO
9 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.40%) WCAG
10 2 (0.26%) PSD2
11 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 139 (18.39%) Docker
2 4 (0.53%) Varnish
3 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 116 (15.34%) Kubernetes
2 47 (6.22%) Ansible
2 47 (6.22%) Puppet
3 42 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (4.76%) Docker Swarm
5 28 (3.70%) Terraform
6 10 (1.32%) Grafana
7 7 (0.93%) Oozie
8 5 (0.66%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (0.53%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.26%) Control-M
10 2 (0.26%) Kibana
10 2 (0.26%) logstash
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Brooklyn
11 1 (0.13%) Consul
11 1 (0.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.13%) nmon
11 1 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 219 (28.97%) Oracle
2 91 (12.04%) Microsoft
3 49 (6.48%) Google
4 20 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (2.51%) MuleSoft
6 14 (1.85%) Red Hat
7 12 (1.59%) Informatica
8 11 (1.46%) Zend
9 10 (1.32%) ServiceNow
9 10 (1.32%) Teradata
10 9 (1.19%) MKS
10 9 (1.19%) Xamarin
11 8 (1.06%) Cloudera
11 8 (1.06%) Splunk
12 7 (0.93%) Atlassian
12 7 (0.93%) Databricks
12 7 (0.93%) Hortonworks
12 7 (0.93%) SAP
12 7 (0.93%) StreamSets
13 5 (0.66%) Cognos