Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 90 115 170
Rank change year-on-year +25 +55 -67
Permanent jobs citing Relational Database 990 301 116
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 3.42% 2.88% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.45% 9.77% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 708 281 103
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +9.52%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £91,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 7,949 3,080 2,074
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 27.46% 29.50% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5,820 2,787 1,803
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £81,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

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 18 January 2022.

Relational Database salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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.

1 416 (42.02%) SQL
2 369 (37.27%) Agile Software Development
3 357 (36.06%) Social Skills
4 344 (34.75%) RDBMS
5 290 (29.29%) AWS
6 251 (25.35%) Java
7 249 (25.15%) SQL Server
8 246 (24.85%) JavaScript
9 239 (24.14%) Oracle
10 228 (23.03%) Azure
11 225 (22.73%) Python
12 217 (21.92%) Degree
13 214 (21.62%) C#
14 209 (21.11%) Problem-Solving
15 191 (19.29%) Microservices
16 185 (18.69%) DevOps
16 185 (18.69%) Software Engineering
17 179 (18.08%) Spring
18 173 (17.47%) Finance
19 172 (17.37%) PostgreSQL
20 171 (17.27%) NoSQL
21 170 (17.17%) MySQL
22 166 (16.77%) .NET
23 161 (16.26%) Docker
24 157 (15.86%) Full Stack Development
25 154 (15.56%) Kubernetes
26 153 (15.45%) React
27 145 (14.65%) RESTful
27 145 (14.65%) Git (software)
28 142 (14.34%) Test Automation

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 87 (8.79%) Elasticsearch
2 37 (3.74%) Anypoint
2 37 (3.74%) Mule
2 37 (3.74%) Mule ESB
3 26 (2.63%) Apache Spark
3 26 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 20 (2.02%) Confluence
5 14 (1.41%) SAS
6 13 (1.31%) Apache Solr
7 11 (1.11%) Apache
7 11 (1.11%) Apache Pig
8 10 (1.01%) JBoss
9 8 (0.81%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.71%) SharePoint
10 7 (0.71%) WordPress
11 6 (0.61%) CMS
11 6 (0.61%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.51%) nginx
12 5 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 77 (7.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 57 (5.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.51%) InVision
5 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 67 (6.77%) Oracle Clinical
2 7 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.10%) Eikon
5 1 (0.10%) iTrent
5 1 (0.10%) Magento
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 290 (29.29%) AWS
2 228 (23.03%) Azure
3 107 (10.81%) SaaS
4 100 (10.10%) GCP
5 67 (6.77%) Power Platform
6 42 (4.24%) Serverless
7 35 (3.54%) GitHub
8 23 (2.32%) IaaS
9 22 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
9 22 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
9 22 (2.22%) PaaS
10 19 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
11 17 (1.72%) Amazon S3
11 17 (1.72%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 17 (1.72%) Google Data Studio
12 15 (1.52%) Google Compute Engine
13 13 (1.31%) Heroku
14 12 (1.21%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 12 (1.21%) Datadog
15 11 (1.11%) Matillion
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.71%) HTTP
2 6 (0.61%) Firewall
3 4 (0.40%) AMQP
4 3 (0.30%) DNS
4 3 (0.30%) LAN
4 3 (0.30%) PuTTY
4 3 (0.30%) WAN
4 3 (0.30%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.20%) BIG-IP
5 2 (0.20%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.20%) DHCP
5 2 (0.20%) Internet
5 2 (0.20%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.20%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.20%) Network Security
5 2 (0.20%) SAN
5 2 (0.20%) Telnet
5 2 (0.20%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.20%) VPN
6 1 (0.10%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 344 (34.75%) RDBMS
2 249 (25.15%) SQL Server
3 172 (17.37%) PostgreSQL
4 171 (17.27%) NoSQL
5 170 (17.17%) MySQL
6 85 (8.59%) MongoDB
7 84 (8.48%) Data Warehouse
8 73 (7.37%) Big Data
9 62 (6.26%) Power BI
10 59 (5.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 49 (4.95%) Apache Cassandra
12 46 (4.65%) Tableau
13 44 (4.44%) Hadoop
14 37 (3.74%) Amazon Redshift
15 36 (3.64%) Redis
16 34 (3.43%) Amazon Aurora
16 34 (3.43%) Amazon RDS
17 32 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 28 (2.83%) BigQuery
19 27 (2.73%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 145 (14.65%) Git (software)
2 85 (8.59%) Jenkins
3 42 (4.24%) GitLab
4 34 (3.43%) JIRA
5 27 (2.73%) Maven
5 27 (2.73%) Visual Studio
6 26 (2.63%) Postman
7 24 (2.42%) Octopus Deploy
8 23 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (2.02%) Gradle
10 19 (1.92%) Bitbucket
10 19 (1.92%) Cypress.io
10 19 (1.92%) JMeter
10 19 (1.92%) NUnit
11 18 (1.82%) Selenium
12 17 (1.72%) Cucumber
12 17 (1.72%) Moq
12 17 (1.72%) TeamCity
13 16 (1.62%) Subversion
14 14 (1.41%) Eclipse
General
1 357 (36.06%) Social Skills
2 173 (17.47%) Finance
3 87 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (6.97%) Retail
5 64 (6.46%) Presentation Skills
6 53 (5.35%) Publishing
7 30 (3.03%) Law
8 25 (2.53%) Public Sector
9 23 (2.32%) Marketing
10 21 (2.12%) Pharmaceutical
11 17 (1.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 16 (1.62%) Banking
13 15 (1.52%) Automotive
14 12 (1.21%) Games
14 12 (1.21%) Telecoms
15 9 (0.91%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.61%) Influencing Skills
17 5 (0.51%) Documentation Skills
18 3 (0.30%) Electronics
18 3 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 407 (41.11%) Developer
2 85 (8.59%) Software Developer
3 81 (8.18%) Software Engineer
4 78 (7.88%) .NET Developer
5 77 (7.78%) Java Developer
6 72 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
7 64 (6.46%) Analyst
8 60 (6.06%) Data Manager
8 60 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 58 (5.86%) Senior Software Engineer
10 53 (5.35%) Java Engineer
11 52 (5.25%) Architect
12 51 (5.15%) C# Developer
13 45 (4.55%) Data Engineer
14 43 (4.34%) Full Stack Developer
14 43 (4.34%) Senior Java Engineer
15 37 (3.74%) MuleSoft Developer
16 32 (3.23%) DBA
16 32 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
16 32 (3.23%) SaaS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (18.08%) Spring
2 166 (16.77%) .NET
3 153 (15.45%) React
4 145 (14.65%) RESTful
5 141 (14.24%) CSS
6 140 (14.14%) REST
7 127 (12.83%) HTML
8 126 (12.73%) Web Services
9 104 (10.51%) AngularJS
10 102 (10.30%) XML
11 98 (9.90%) Kafka
12 94 (9.49%) Node.js
13 88 (8.89%) Spring Boot
14 76 (7.68%) JSON
15 73 (7.37%) ASP.NET
16 71 (7.17%) jQuery
17 68 (6.87%) Middleware
18 65 (6.57%) SOAP
19 63 (6.36%) Vue.js
20 62 (6.26%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 74 (7.47%) User Experience
2 59 (5.96%) Data Structures
3 52 (5.25%) Self-Motivation
4 49 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
5 38 (3.84%) Algorithms
6 35 (3.54%) Virtual Team
7 34 (3.43%) Greenfield Project
8 32 (3.23%) e-Health
9 31 (3.13%) Management Information System
9 31 (3.13%) Mobile App
10 29 (2.93%) Public Cloud
11 21 (2.12%) Life Science
12 19 (1.92%) NHS
13 15 (1.52%) CMDB
14 13 (1.31%) Cloud Native
15 8 (0.81%) Credit Risk
15 8 (0.81%) FMCG
16 7 (0.71%) Private Cloud
16 7 (0.71%) Smart Meter
16 7 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 114 (11.52%) Windows
2 84 (8.48%) Linux
3 21 (2.12%) Unix
4 12 (1.21%) Android
5 11 (1.11%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.91%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.61%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.40%) CentOS
8 4 (0.40%) Solaris
9 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.20%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 369 (37.27%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (21.11%) Problem-Solving
3 191 (19.29%) Microservices
4 185 (18.69%) DevOps
4 185 (18.69%) Software Engineering
5 157 (15.86%) Full Stack Development
6 142 (14.34%) Test Automation
7 139 (14.04%) MVC
8 134 (13.54%) Business Intelligence
8 134 (13.54%) Scrum
9 128 (12.93%) Data Management
10 126 (12.73%) TDD
11 122 (12.32%) Analytics
12 118 (11.92%) Mentoring
13 111 (11.21%) Data Modelling
14 96 (9.70%) ETL
15 92 (9.29%) Computer Science
16 90 (9.09%) SDLC
17 84 (8.48%) BDD
17 84 (8.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 416 (42.02%) SQL
2 251 (25.35%) Java
3 246 (24.85%) JavaScript
4 225 (22.73%) Python
5 214 (21.62%) C#
6 82 (8.28%) TypeScript
7 61 (6.16%) Kotlin
8 42 (4.24%) PHP
9 39 (3.94%) T-SQL
10 35 (3.54%) PowerShell
11 33 (3.33%) Java 8
12 30 (3.03%) Go
13 28 (2.83%) VB.NET
14 27 (2.73%) Bash
14 27 (2.73%) Ruby
15 22 (2.22%) R
15 22 (2.22%) XAML
16 21 (2.12%) C++
17 20 (2.02%) PL/SQL
18 19 (1.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 217 (21.92%) Degree
2 51 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (2.32%) Security Cleared
4 20 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.41%) Master's Degree
6 11 (1.11%) Numerate Degree
7 9 (0.91%) ISEB
8 6 (0.61%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.40%) PhD
11 2 (0.20%) CCSP
11 2 (0.20%) CISA
11 2 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.20%) CISSP
11 2 (0.20%) GIAC
11 2 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.20%) MBA
11 2 (0.20%) MCSE
11 2 (0.20%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (7.17%) Good Clinical Practice
2 69 (6.97%) QA
3 28 (2.83%) Data Quality
4 21 (2.12%) Accessibility
5 8 (0.81%) SLA
6 6 (0.61%) PMO
7 4 (0.40%) CDISC
7 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.40%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.30%) GDPR
8 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.20%) NIST
9 2 (0.20%) PSD2
10 1 (0.10%) HL7
System Software
1 161 (16.26%) Docker
2 4 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.40%) Varnish
3 3 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.10%) Firmware
5 1 (0.10%) NDS
Systems Management
1 154 (15.56%) Kubernetes
2 93 (9.39%) Terraform
3 45 (4.55%) Ansible
4 33 (3.33%) Puppet
5 32 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (2.53%) Docker Swarm
6 25 (2.53%) Grafana
7 16 (1.62%) Kibana
8 15 (1.52%) logstash
9 13 (1.31%) Prometheus
10 11 (1.11%) Oozie
11 5 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
12 3 (0.30%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 3 (0.30%) Data Guard
12 3 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (0.20%) AirWatch
13 2 (0.20%) Consul
13 2 (0.20%) Control-M
13 2 (0.20%) HP ALM
13 2 (0.20%) nmon
Vendors
1 239 (24.14%) Oracle
2 130 (13.13%) Microsoft
3 84 (8.48%) Google
4 40 (4.04%) MuleSoft
5 32 (3.23%) Xamarin
6 24 (2.42%) Informatica
7 22 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
8 21 (2.12%) Teradata
9 15 (1.52%) Zend
10 13 (1.31%) SAP
10 13 (1.31%) Splunk
11 12 (1.21%) Cloudera
12 11 (1.11%) Hortonworks
12 11 (1.11%) StreamSets
13 10 (1.01%) Red Hat
14 9 (0.91%) Apple
14 9 (0.91%) ServiceNow
15 8 (0.81%) Adobe
16 7 (0.71%) Facebook
16 7 (0.71%) WooCommerce