The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 351 359 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.89% 17.67% 18.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.96% 41.55% 47.53%
Number of salaries quoted 293 328 320
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
SQL
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
817 864 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.66% 42.52% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 673 769 685
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SQL
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Birmingham region.

SQL Salary Trend in Birmingham

SQL
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing SQL 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SQL.

1 282 (38.58%) SQL Server
2 239 (32.69%) JavaScript
3 238 (32.56%) .NET
4 219 (29.96%) HTML
5 218 (29.82%) Microsoft
6 199 (27.22%) C#
7 174 (23.80%) CSS
8 151 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
9 149 (20.38%) ASP.NET
10 141 (19.29%) MVC
11 130 (17.78%) jQuery
12 126 (17.24%) Finance
13 123 (16.83%) MS Excel
14 113 (15.46%) Java
15 108 (14.77%) Degree
16 106 (14.50%) Oracle
17 101 (13.82%) XML
17 101 (13.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 93 (12.72%) MySQL
19 89 (12.18%) Windows
20 88 (12.04%) E-Commerce
21 86 (11.76%) Visual Studio
22 85 (11.63%) T-SQL
23 82 (11.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 81 (11.08%) Business Intelligence
25 76 (10.40%) VB.NET
26 75 (10.26%) Unix
26 75 (10.26%) Computer Science
27 72 (9.85%) Web Services
28 71 (9.71%) ITIL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 42 (5.75%) IIS
2 36 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 32 (4.38%) CMS
4 24 (3.28%) SAS
5 23 (3.15%) Skype for Business
6 22 (3.01%) Apache
7 20 (2.74%) JBoss
8 13 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (1.50%) WebSphere
11 10 (1.37%) Tomcat
12 9 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (1.09%) MS Exchange
13 8 (1.09%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
15 6 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
16 5 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (0.68%) WordPress
17 4 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 123 (16.83%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.28%) Photoshop
3 22 (3.01%) MS Office
4 5 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.27%) Blender
5 2 (0.27%) MS Project
5 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.78%) Magento
3 10 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.96%) Sentinel
6 5 (0.68%) JDE World
6 5 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.55%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.41%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 3 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.27%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.27%) Pivotal CRM
10 1 (0.14%) Fredhopper
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (3.28%) PaaS
3 23 (3.15%) IaaS
4 17 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (1.78%) Office 365
6 11 (1.50%) GitHub
7 8 (1.09%) SaaS
8 5 (0.68%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.55%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.27%) Google Drive
11 2 (0.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.24%) Firewall
2 28 (3.83%) SAN
3 26 (3.56%) SSL
4 19 (2.60%) DNS
5 18 (2.46%) TCP/IP
6 13 (1.78%) LAN
6 13 (1.78%) WAN
7 10 (1.37%) DHCP
8 9 (1.23%) HTTP
9 8 (1.09%) Skype
10 7 (0.96%) VoIP
11 6 (0.82%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (0.68%) Wireless
13 4 (0.55%) Internet
13 4 (0.55%) MPLS
13 4 (0.55%) NAS
13 4 (0.55%) NetScaler
13 4 (0.55%) WLAN
13 4 (0.55%) xDSL
14 2 (0.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (38.58%) SQL Server
2 101 (13.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 93 (12.72%) MySQL
4 82 (11.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 62 (8.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 57 (7.80%) Relational Database
7 45 (6.16%) Data Warehouse
8 41 (5.61%) DB2
9 29 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
10 28 (3.83%) SQL Server 2005
11 27 (3.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 23 (3.15%) Oracle Reports
13 18 (2.46%) QlikView
14 11 (1.50%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.37%) Oracle Database
16 9 (1.23%) MongoDB
16 9 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
17 7 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
17 7 (0.96%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 86 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 58 (7.93%) Git (software)
2 58 (7.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (3.15%) Maven
3 23 (3.15%) Selenium
4 21 (2.87%) Ant
5 13 (1.78%) JIRA
6 12 (1.64%) WebDriver
7 11 (1.50%) Toad
8 10 (1.37%) JUnit
9 9 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 7 (0.96%) Subversion
11 6 (0.82%) HP UFT
12 5 (0.68%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.68%) IntelliJ
13 4 (0.55%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.55%) SpecFlow
13 4 (0.55%) Xcode
14 3 (0.41%) NCrunch
14 3 (0.41%) Vagrant
General
1 126 (17.24%) Finance
2 66 (9.03%) Retail
3 41 (5.61%) Marketing
4 40 (5.47%) Publishing
5 34 (4.65%) Banking
5 34 (4.65%) Manufacturing
6 31 (4.24%) Advertising
7 18 (2.46%) Telecoms
8 16 (2.19%) Games
8 16 (2.19%) Legal
9 14 (1.92%) Investment Banking
10 12 (1.64%) Retail Banking
11 9 (1.23%) Back Office
11 9 (1.23%) German Language
11 9 (1.23%) Law
12 8 (1.09%) French Language
13 7 (0.96%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.68%) Automotive
14 5 (0.68%) Front Office
15 3 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 320 (43.78%) Developer
2 178 (24.35%) Analyst
3 110 (15.05%) .NET Developer
4 85 (11.63%) C# Developer
5 79 (10.81%) SQL Developer
6 77 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 53 (7.25%) Senior Developer
8 52 (7.11%) SQL Analyst
9 47 (6.43%) Test Analyst
10 45 (6.16%) Software Developer
11 39 (5.34%) ASP.NET Developer
12 37 (5.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 36 (4.92%) Consultant
14 35 (4.79%) PHP Developer
15 33 (4.51%) HTML Developer
15 33 (4.51%) JavaScript Developer
15 33 (4.51%) Support Analyst
16 32 (4.38%) .NET Software Developer
17 31 (4.24%) DBA
17 31 (4.24%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (32.56%) .NET
2 219 (29.96%) HTML
3 174 (23.80%) CSS
4 149 (20.38%) ASP.NET
5 130 (17.78%) jQuery
6 101 (13.82%) XML
7 72 (9.85%) Web Services
8 63 (8.62%) HTML5
9 54 (7.39%) .NET Framework
10 43 (5.88%) WCF
11 39 (5.34%) WPF
12 37 (5.06%) SOAP
13 36 (4.92%) JSON
14 35 (4.79%) Ajax
15 34 (4.65%) Entity Framework
15 34 (4.65%) REST
16 32 (4.38%) AngularJS
16 32 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC
16 32 (4.38%) Spring
17 31 (4.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 75 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 50 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
3 48 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (6.57%) Data Centre
4 38 (5.20%) CMDB
5 35 (4.79%) Clustering
6 28 (3.83%) Mobile App
7 20 (2.74%) iPad
8 19 (2.60%) Replication
9 14 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (1.64%) Statistics
11 11 (1.50%) Visualisation
12 10 (1.37%) Blackberry
13 9 (1.23%) Fixed Income
13 9 (1.23%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.23%) Mobile Computing
14 8 (1.09%) Data Structures
14 8 (1.09%) Mathematics
15 7 (0.96%) Credit Risk
16 6 (0.82%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 89 (12.18%) Windows
2 75 (10.26%) Unix
3 50 (6.84%) Linux
4 27 (3.69%) Windows Server
5 24 (3.28%) Apple iOS
6 23 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (2.46%) Android
7 18 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (2.33%) Solaris
9 13 (1.78%) AIX
9 13 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (1.78%) SUSE
9 13 (1.78%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
11 8 (1.09%) Windows 8
12 7 (0.96%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (19.29%) MVC
3 88 (12.04%) E-Commerce
4 81 (11.08%) Business Intelligence
5 71 (9.71%) ITIL
5 71 (9.71%) Web Development
6 64 (8.76%) CRM
6 64 (8.76%) Software Engineering
7 59 (8.07%) Service Delivery
8 58 (7.93%) Project Management
8 58 (7.93%) Scrum
9 56 (7.66%) OO
10 49 (6.70%) Line Management
11 48 (6.57%) ETL
12 46 (6.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 45 (6.16%) Presales
14 42 (5.75%) Migration
15 41 (5.61%) Data Modelling
16 40 (5.47%) SDLC
17 37 (5.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 239 (32.69%) JavaScript
2 199 (27.22%) C#
3 113 (15.46%) Java
4 85 (11.63%) T-SQL
5 76 (10.40%) VB.NET
6 64 (8.76%) PHP
7 35 (4.79%) PL/SQL
8 22 (3.01%) Python
9 17 (2.33%) Shell Script
10 16 (2.19%) C++
10 16 (2.19%) Perl
11 15 (2.05%) PowerShell
11 15 (2.05%) XAML
12 14 (1.92%) VBA
13 9 (1.23%) R
14 8 (1.09%) C
15 7 (0.96%) Ruby
16 5 (0.68%) Go
16 5 (0.68%) RPG
16 5 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 108 (14.77%) Degree
2 45 (6.16%) ISEB
3 26 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (2.46%) Security Cleared
5 17 (2.33%) PMI Certification
5 17 (2.33%) PMP
6 16 (2.19%) MCSE
7 14 (1.92%) MCITP
8 13 (1.78%) ISTQB
9 11 (1.50%) Sun Certification
10 9 (1.23%) MCTS
11 8 (1.09%) LPIC
11 8 (1.09%) SC Cleared
12 7 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
12 7 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (0.68%) DBS Check
14 4 (0.55%) MCAD
14 4 (0.55%) MCP
14 4 (0.55%) MCSD
15 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (9.44%) QA
2 11 (1.50%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.23%) SLA
4 7 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.68%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 57 (7.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (6.57%) Active Directory
3 21 (2.87%) Firmware
4 19 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (2.05%) Hyper-V
6 13 (1.78%) VMware Workstation
7 12 (1.64%) Docker
8 8 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (0.96%) vSphere
10 4 (0.55%) XenApp
10 4 (0.55%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.55%) XenServer
11 2 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 21 (2.87%) NetBackup
2 20 (2.74%) SCCM
3 18 (2.46%) SCVMM
4 13 (1.78%) Oracle RMAN
4 13 (1.78%) Oracle ZFS
4 13 (1.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 13 (1.78%) Unicenter
5 9 (1.23%) SCOM
6 8 (1.09%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.82%) Puppet
8 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.41%) Ansible
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.27%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.14%) Control-M
11 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.14%) Sysprep
11 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 218 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 106 (14.50%) Oracle
3 66 (9.03%) VMware
4 42 (5.75%) IBM
5 39 (5.34%) Cisco
6 38 (5.20%) Citrix
7 36 (4.92%) NetApp
8 30 (4.10%) EMC
8 30 (4.10%) HP
9 19 (2.60%) CheckPoint
10 18 (2.46%) ServiceNow
11 17 (2.33%) BMC
11 17 (2.33%) Juniper
12 15 (2.05%) Zend
13 13 (1.78%) 3PAR
13 13 (1.78%) CA
13 13 (1.78%) Sun
13 13 (1.78%) Veritas
14 11 (1.50%) SAP
15 10 (1.37%) Google
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Progression, new projects, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31300.00 - £41373.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Parking
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Insolvency Service
Salary: £31,559 - £37,871 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Insolvency Service
Salary: £20,895 to £25,074 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Insolvency Service
Salary: £40,249 to £45,280 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago