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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 403 378 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.86% 19.81% 21.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.42% 45.43% 52.60%
Number of salaries quoted 342 354 439
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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
950 832 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.09% 43.61% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 825 758 826
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 December 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 306 (38.44%) SQL Server
2 286 (35.93%) .NET
3 263 (33.04%) C#
4 249 (31.28%) JavaScript
5 242 (30.40%) Microsoft
6 236 (29.65%) HTML
7 198 (24.87%) ASP.NET
8 180 (22.61%) Finance
9 172 (21.61%) CSS
10 155 (19.47%) MS Excel
11 153 (19.22%) Agile Software Development
12 152 (19.10%) MVC
13 141 (17.71%) Windows
14 124 (15.58%) Oracle
15 121 (15.20%) VB.NET
15 121 (15.20%) Degree
16 109 (13.69%) jQuery
17 105 (13.19%) VMware
18 103 (12.94%) Java
19 96 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
20 89 (11.18%) MySQL
21 87 (10.93%) XML
22 84 (10.55%) T-SQL
23 82 (10.30%) Relational Database
24 81 (10.18%) Business Intelligence
25 79 (9.92%) Retail
26 78 (9.80%) Web Services
27 76 (9.55%) Linux
27 76 (9.55%) Web Development
27 76 (9.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 57 (7.16%) IIS
2 30 (3.77%) JBoss
3 28 (3.52%) SharePoint
4 25 (3.14%) WebSphere
5 22 (2.76%) CMS
6 20 (2.51%) Skype for Business
7 19 (2.39%) WebLogic
8 18 (2.26%) MS Exchange
8 18 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 18 (2.26%) SAS
9 15 (1.88%) Umbraco
10 14 (1.76%) WebSphere Application Server
11 12 (1.51%) Apache
12 8 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (0.75%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
15 4 (0.50%) WordPress
16 3 (0.38%) Mule
16 3 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 155 (19.47%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.52%) MS Office
3 8 (1.01%) SPSS
4 6 (0.75%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.38%) Blender
5 3 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.76%) Magento
3 10 (1.26%) Sentinel
4 7 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.75%) Shopify
6 2 (0.25%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.25%) JDE World
6 2 (0.25%) Pivotal CRM
6 2 (0.25%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.25%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.13%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 1 (0.13%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.13%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 67 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (3.52%) IaaS
3 28 (3.52%) PaaS
4 26 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
5 22 (2.76%) Office 365
6 21 (2.64%) GitHub
7 7 (0.88%) SaaS
8 4 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (5.78%) SSL
2 41 (5.15%) DNS
3 40 (5.03%) Firewall
4 36 (4.52%) TCP/IP
5 20 (2.51%) DHCP
6 15 (1.88%) HTTP
6 15 (1.88%) LAN
6 15 (1.88%) SAN
7 13 (1.63%) WAN
8 9 (1.13%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (1.01%) IPv4
9 8 (1.01%) VPN
10 6 (0.75%) SNMP
11 5 (0.63%) Internet
11 5 (0.63%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.38%) Wireless
13 2 (0.25%) Extranet
13 2 (0.25%) Skype
13 2 (0.25%) VoIP
14 1 (0.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 306 (38.44%) SQL Server
2 89 (11.18%) MySQL
3 82 (10.30%) Relational Database
4 76 (9.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 69 (8.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 53 (6.66%) DB2
7 44 (5.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 44 (5.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 42 (5.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 40 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
10 23 (2.89%) SQL Server 2014
11 21 (2.64%) MongoDB
12 18 (2.26%) RDBMS
13 17 (2.14%) NoSQL
14 12 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (1.38%) Redis
15 11 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
16 10 (1.26%) Azure SQL Database
17 9 (1.13%) MS Access
17 9 (1.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 70 (8.79%) Visual Studio
2 40 (5.03%) Git (software)
3 33 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (3.64%) JIRA
5 28 (3.52%) Selenium
6 22 (2.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 16 (2.01%) WebDriver
8 13 (1.63%) Maven
9 11 (1.38%) Jenkins
9 11 (1.38%) Subversion
10 10 (1.26%) SpecFlow
11 8 (1.01%) JUnit
12 7 (0.88%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.88%) NUnit
13 6 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.75%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.75%) Mercurial
13 6 (0.75%) NCrunch
13 6 (0.75%) Travis CI
13 6 (0.75%) Vagrant
General
1 180 (22.61%) Finance
2 79 (9.92%) Retail
3 62 (7.79%) Banking
4 51 (6.41%) Publishing
5 27 (3.39%) Games
6 26 (3.27%) Legal
7 25 (3.14%) Marketing
8 20 (2.51%) Automotive
8 20 (2.51%) Telecoms
9 19 (2.39%) Investment Banking
10 18 (2.26%) Law
10 18 (2.26%) Retail Banking
11 16 (2.01%) Manufacturing
12 14 (1.76%) Advertising
13 9 (1.13%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.88%) Back Office
15 6 (0.75%) French Language
15 6 (0.75%) German Language
16 5 (0.63%) Swedish Language
17 4 (0.50%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 322 (40.45%) Developer
2 161 (20.23%) Analyst
3 160 (20.10%) .NET Developer
4 100 (12.56%) C# Developer
5 95 (11.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 79 (9.92%) SQL Developer
7 60 (7.54%) Senior Developer
8 57 (7.16%) ASP.NET Developer
9 51 (6.41%) Software Developer
10 46 (5.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 42 (5.28%) Consultant
12 37 (4.65%) Architect
13 35 (4.40%) Business Analyst
14 33 (4.15%) Data Analyst
14 33 (4.15%) Junior
15 32 (4.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 31 (3.89%) Tester
17 30 (3.77%) Test Analyst
18 29 (3.64%) .NET Software Developer
19 28 (3.52%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (35.93%) .NET
2 236 (29.65%) HTML
3 198 (24.87%) ASP.NET
4 172 (21.61%) CSS
5 109 (13.69%) jQuery
6 87 (10.93%) XML
7 78 (9.80%) Web Services
8 65 (8.17%) .NET Framework
9 55 (6.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 44 (5.53%) HTML5
11 42 (5.28%) REST
12 40 (5.03%) Ajax
13 33 (4.15%) Entity Framework
14 32 (4.02%) AngularJS
15 31 (3.89%) WCF
15 31 (3.89%) WPF
16 30 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
16 30 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 27 (3.39%) SOAP
18 26 (3.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 70 (8.79%) Computer Science
2 68 (8.54%) Data Centre
3 64 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
4 51 (6.41%) CMDB
5 32 (4.02%) Mobile App
6 28 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (3.27%) iPad
8 20 (2.51%) Statistics
9 19 (2.39%) Management Information System
10 18 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 16 (2.01%) Clustering
11 16 (2.01%) Fixed Income
12 13 (1.63%) Mathematics
12 13 (1.63%) User Experience
13 12 (1.51%) Driving Licence
13 12 (1.51%) Enterprise Storage
14 9 (1.13%) Private Cloud
15 8 (1.01%) Physics
15 8 (1.01%) Visualisation
16 7 (0.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 141 (17.71%) Windows
2 76 (9.55%) Linux
3 70 (8.79%) Windows Server
4 52 (6.53%) Unix
5 39 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (2.14%) Apple iOS
8 16 (2.01%) Android
9 13 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (1.26%) AIX
11 10 (1.26%) Solaris
12 7 (0.88%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.38%) SUSE
14 3 (0.38%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.38%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.13%) HPUX
15 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (19.22%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (19.10%) MVC
3 81 (10.18%) Business Intelligence
4 76 (9.55%) Web Development
5 72 (9.05%) SDLC
6 71 (8.92%) CRM
7 68 (8.54%) Service Delivery
8 64 (8.04%) ITIL
8 64 (8.04%) Software Engineering
9 61 (7.66%) Continuous Improvement
10 57 (7.16%) Presales
11 55 (6.91%) Line Management
12 51 (6.41%) E-Commerce
13 49 (6.16%) Project Management
13 49 (6.16%) Scrum
14 46 (5.78%) Data Analysis
15 44 (5.53%) TDD
16 36 (4.52%) Mentoring
17 35 (4.40%) Business Analysis
17 35 (4.40%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 263 (33.04%) C#
2 249 (31.28%) JavaScript
3 121 (15.20%) VB.NET
4 103 (12.94%) Java
5 84 (10.55%) T-SQL
6 52 (6.53%) PHP
7 29 (3.64%) Python
8 26 (3.27%) VBA
9 25 (3.14%) PL/SQL
10 22 (2.76%) C++
11 19 (2.39%) C
12 17 (2.14%) Ruby
13 14 (1.76%) PowerShell
14 12 (1.51%) Perl
14 12 (1.51%) VB
15 10 (1.26%) R
16 9 (1.13%) ES6
16 9 (1.13%) Go
17 7 (0.88%) Bash Shell
18 5 (0.63%) VC++
Qualifications
1 121 (15.20%) Degree
2 49 (6.16%) ISEB
3 41 (5.15%) Security Cleared
4 31 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (3.27%) PMI Certification
5 26 (3.27%) PMP
6 22 (2.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 22 (2.76%) LPIC
7 15 (1.88%) MCTS
8 14 (1.76%) ISTQB
9 13 (1.63%) SC Cleared
10 10 (1.26%) MCAD
10 10 (1.26%) MCP
10 10 (1.26%) MCSD
11 9 (1.13%) MCSE
12 8 (1.01%) MCITP
13 7 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (0.75%) MCSA
15 4 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (8.54%) QA
2 22 (2.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 14 (1.76%) Data Quality
4 10 (1.26%) SLA
5 5 (0.63%) SDET
6 3 (0.38%) DICOM
6 3 (0.38%) HL7
System Software
1 96 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (9.17%) Active Directory
3 29 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
4 25 (3.14%) Firmware
5 18 (2.26%) VMware Workstation
6 17 (2.14%) Hyper-V
7 13 (1.63%) Docker
8 11 (1.38%) Terminal Services
9 10 (1.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 10 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
10 8 (1.01%) vSphere
11 7 (0.88%) XenApp
12 4 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.50%) NFS
13 2 (0.25%) HDFS
13 2 (0.25%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
14 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 44 (5.53%) SCCM
2 30 (3.77%) SCVMM
3 28 (3.52%) SCOM
4 25 (3.14%) NetBackup
5 22 (2.76%) Backup Exec
6 6 (0.75%) Ansible
6 6 (0.75%) SCOrch
7 4 (0.50%) EdgeSight
7 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.38%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.38%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (0.38%) Puppet
8 3 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.38%) Unicenter
9 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.13%) Oozie
10 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 242 (30.40%) Microsoft
2 124 (15.58%) Oracle
3 105 (13.19%) VMware
4 67 (8.42%) Citrix
5 57 (7.16%) IBM
6 54 (6.78%) Cisco
7 52 (6.53%) NetApp
8 46 (5.78%) HP
9 44 (5.53%) EMC
10 34 (4.27%) CheckPoint
11 29 (3.64%) Red Hat
12 26 (3.27%) BMC
12 26 (3.27%) Juniper
13 21 (2.64%) Cognos
14 20 (2.51%) SAP
15 18 (2.26%) 3PAR
16 12 (1.51%) SolarWinds
16 12 (1.51%) Zend
17 10 (1.26%) Dell
17 10 (1.26%) Google
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Flexible working, pension, healthcar
Posted: 14 minutes ago
Birmingham
James Chase Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
William-Arthur & Associates
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + extensive benefits - listed in ad
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
William-Arthur & Associates
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus extensive benefits (listed in job advert)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £34000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car, healthcare, pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Holiday, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago