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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 395 381 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.14% 20.34% 18.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.90% 46.92% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 317 352 358
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 £22,985 £26,550 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
990 812 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.46% 43.35% 41.44%
Number of salaries quoted 817 736 848
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 October 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 275 (37.88%) JavaScript
2 271 (37.33%) SQL Server
3 267 (36.78%) .NET
4 244 (33.61%) HTML
5 243 (33.47%) C#
6 214 (29.48%) Microsoft
7 182 (25.07%) CSS
8 180 (24.79%) ASP.NET
9 165 (22.73%) MVC
10 155 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
11 137 (18.87%) jQuery
12 132 (18.18%) Finance
13 122 (16.80%) MS Excel
14 115 (15.84%) Degree
15 114 (15.70%) Oracle
16 109 (15.01%) VB.NET
17 105 (14.46%) XML
18 102 (14.05%) Windows
19 101 (13.91%) Java
20 100 (13.77%) MySQL
21 87 (11.98%) Web Services
22 85 (11.71%) Visual Studio
23 82 (11.29%) VMware
24 80 (11.02%) Retail
25 77 (10.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 77 (10.61%) SQL Server 2008
26 76 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure
26 76 (10.47%) QA
27 75 (10.33%) Relational Database
28 72 (9.92%) Computer Science

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 55 (7.58%) IIS
2 36 (4.96%) SharePoint
3 34 (4.68%) CMS
4 24 (3.31%) JBoss
5 18 (2.48%) Skype for Business
6 17 (2.34%) WebSphere
7 16 (2.20%) WebLogic
8 14 (1.93%) SAS
9 13 (1.79%) Apache
9 13 (1.79%) Umbraco
10 12 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (1.10%) MS Exchange
11 8 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.83%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.69%) WebLogic Portal
15 4 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
15 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
15 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 122 (16.80%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.75%) MS Office
2 20 (2.75%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.28%) Blender
5 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.79%) Magento
2 13 (1.79%) Sentinel
3 9 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.55%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 4 (0.55%) JDE World
5 2 (0.28%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.28%) Pivotal CRM
6 1 (0.14%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 62 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.44%) IaaS
3 25 (3.44%) PaaS
4 23 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (3.17%) Office 365
5 19 (2.62%) GitHub
6 4 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (0.55%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.41%) SaaS
8 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.14%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.65%) SSL
2 37 (5.10%) Firewall
3 36 (4.96%) DNS
4 26 (3.58%) TCP/IP
5 19 (2.62%) DHCP
5 19 (2.62%) LAN
6 17 (2.34%) WAN
7 13 (1.79%) SAN
8 9 (1.24%) HTTP
9 8 (1.10%) Skype
10 7 (0.96%) VoIP
10 7 (0.96%) Wireless
11 6 (0.83%) VPN
12 5 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (0.55%) MPLS
13 4 (0.55%) NAS
13 4 (0.55%) NetScaler
13 4 (0.55%) SNMP
13 4 (0.55%) WLAN
13 4 (0.55%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (37.33%) SQL Server
2 100 (13.77%) MySQL
3 77 (10.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 77 (10.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 75 (10.33%) Relational Database
5 56 (7.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (6.34%) DB2
7 41 (5.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 38 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
9 34 (4.68%) SQL Server 2012
10 19 (2.62%) QlikView
11 15 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (1.79%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.65%) MongoDB
14 10 (1.38%) Oracle Database
14 10 (1.38%) SQL Server 2000
14 10 (1.38%) SQL Server 2014
15 8 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
15 8 (1.10%) NoSQL
15 8 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 85 (11.71%) Visual Studio
2 61 (8.40%) Git (software)
3 39 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (3.99%) JIRA
5 23 (3.17%) Selenium
6 22 (3.03%) Maven
7 19 (2.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 15 (2.07%) Ant
9 12 (1.65%) Jenkins
9 12 (1.65%) Subversion
10 11 (1.52%) WebDriver
11 9 (1.24%) JUnit
12 7 (0.96%) Eclipse
12 7 (0.96%) NUnit
12 7 (0.96%) SpecFlow
13 6 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.83%) NCrunch
13 6 (0.83%) Travis CI
13 6 (0.83%) Vagrant
14 5 (0.69%) Log4j
General
1 132 (18.18%) Finance
2 80 (11.02%) Retail
3 48 (6.61%) Banking
3 48 (6.61%) Publishing
4 37 (5.10%) Marketing
5 29 (3.99%) Manufacturing
6 26 (3.58%) Advertising
7 24 (3.31%) Games
8 22 (3.03%) Legal
9 21 (2.89%) Law
10 19 (2.62%) Investment Banking
11 18 (2.48%) Telecoms
12 15 (2.07%) Retail Banking
13 13 (1.79%) Automotive
14 10 (1.38%) Financial Institution
14 10 (1.38%) French Language
14 10 (1.38%) German Language
15 7 (0.96%) Back Office
16 5 (0.69%) Swedish Language
17 3 (0.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 334 (46.01%) Developer
2 154 (21.21%) .NET Developer
2 154 (21.21%) Analyst
3 111 (15.29%) C# Developer
4 103 (14.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 91 (12.53%) SQL Developer
6 58 (7.99%) Senior Developer
6 58 (7.99%) Software Developer
7 53 (7.30%) ASP.NET Developer
8 45 (6.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 40 (5.51%) .NET Software Developer
9 40 (5.51%) Consultant
10 37 (5.10%) PHP Developer
11 36 (4.96%) C# Software Developer
12 34 (4.68%) JavaScript Developer
13 33 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
14 31 (4.27%) Architect
15 30 (4.13%) Test Analyst
16 28 (3.86%) Business Analyst
16 28 (3.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (36.78%) .NET
2 244 (33.61%) HTML
3 182 (25.07%) CSS
4 180 (24.79%) ASP.NET
5 137 (18.87%) jQuery
6 105 (14.46%) XML
7 87 (11.98%) Web Services
8 67 (9.23%) .NET Framework
9 57 (7.85%) HTML5
10 40 (5.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 38 (5.23%) Ajax
11 38 (5.23%) REST
12 37 (5.10%) WPF
13 35 (4.82%) WCF
14 34 (4.68%) AngularJS
14 34 (4.68%) Entity Framework
15 31 (4.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 29 (3.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 29 (3.99%) SOAP
17 26 (3.58%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 72 (9.92%) Computer Science
2 61 (8.40%) Data Centre
3 51 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (6.34%) CMDB
5 35 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (3.44%) iPad
7 24 (3.31%) Mobile App
8 21 (2.89%) Clustering
9 19 (2.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 18 (2.48%) Statistics
11 15 (2.07%) Visualisation
12 14 (1.93%) Fixed Income
13 13 (1.79%) User Experience
14 11 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
14 11 (1.52%) Management Information System
15 10 (1.38%) Blackberry
15 10 (1.38%) Mobile Computing
16 9 (1.24%) Data Structures
16 9 (1.24%) Mathematics
16 9 (1.24%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 102 (14.05%) Windows
2 59 (8.13%) Linux
2 59 (8.13%) Unix
3 42 (5.79%) Windows Server
4 22 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (2.48%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.93%) Android
7 10 (1.38%) Solaris
7 10 (1.38%) Windows Mobile
8 9 (1.24%) AIX
8 9 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.96%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.69%) SUSE
12 3 (0.41%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.28%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (22.73%) MVC
2 155 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (9.78%) E-Commerce
3 71 (9.78%) SDLC
4 69 (9.50%) ITIL
5 68 (9.37%) Web Development
6 67 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
7 65 (8.95%) Service Delivery
8 64 (8.82%) Scrum
9 62 (8.54%) CRM
10 59 (8.13%) Software Engineering
11 54 (7.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 54 (7.44%) Presales
12 53 (7.30%) OO
13 52 (7.16%) Line Management
14 51 (7.02%) Project Management
15 40 (5.51%) Data Analysis
16 39 (5.37%) Mentoring
16 39 (5.37%) TDD
17 37 (5.10%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 275 (37.88%) JavaScript
2 243 (33.47%) C#
3 109 (15.01%) VB.NET
4 101 (13.91%) Java
5 69 (9.50%) T-SQL
6 61 (8.40%) PHP
7 32 (4.41%) PL/SQL
8 26 (3.58%) Python
9 23 (3.17%) C++
10 17 (2.34%) VBA
11 16 (2.20%) Ruby
12 13 (1.79%) PowerShell
13 12 (1.65%) C
13 12 (1.65%) R
13 12 (1.65%) VB
14 11 (1.52%) Perl
15 9 (1.24%) ES6
15 9 (1.24%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.10%) Bash Shell
16 8 (1.10%) Go
Qualifications
1 115 (15.84%) Degree
2 42 (5.79%) ISEB
3 33 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 27 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (3.17%) PMI Certification
5 23 (3.17%) PMP
6 18 (2.48%) LPIC
7 17 (2.34%) BPSS Clearance
8 16 (2.20%) MCTS
9 12 (1.65%) SC Cleared
10 11 (1.52%) MCAD
10 11 (1.52%) MCP
10 11 (1.52%) MCSD
11 10 (1.38%) ISTQB
12 8 (1.10%) MCITP
13 7 (0.96%) MCSE
14 6 (0.83%) Sun Certification
15 4 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.41%) MCSA
16 3 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (10.47%) QA
2 17 (2.34%) Disclosure Scotland
3 16 (2.20%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.10%) SLA
5 1 (0.14%) DICOM
5 1 (0.14%) HL7
5 1 (0.14%) SDET
System Software
1 76 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (7.99%) Active Directory
3 26 (3.58%) Virtual Machines
4 23 (3.17%) Firmware
5 16 (2.20%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
7 10 (1.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 10 (1.38%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (0.83%) Docker
9 5 (0.69%) vSphere
9 5 (0.69%) XenApp
10 4 (0.55%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.55%) XenServer
11 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.14%) HDFS
11 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.14%) NFS
11 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 37 (5.10%) SCCM
2 27 (3.72%) SCVMM
3 23 (3.17%) NetBackup
4 22 (3.03%) SCOM
5 18 (2.48%) Backup Exec
6 6 (0.83%) Ansible
7 5 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (0.69%) Oracle ZFS
7 5 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (0.69%) Unicenter
8 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (0.55%) Puppet
8 4 (0.55%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.28%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.14%) EdgeSight
10 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.14%) Oozie
10 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.14%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 214 (29.48%) Microsoft
2 114 (15.70%) Oracle
3 82 (11.29%) VMware
4 54 (7.44%) Citrix
5 53 (7.30%) IBM
6 47 (6.47%) Cisco
7 39 (5.37%) NetApp
8 35 (4.82%) HP
9 34 (4.68%) EMC
10 23 (3.17%) BMC
10 23 (3.17%) CheckPoint
10 23 (3.17%) Juniper
11 22 (3.03%) Red Hat
12 17 (2.34%) SAP
13 14 (1.93%) ServiceNow
13 14 (1.93%) Zend
14 11 (1.52%) 3PAR
14 11 (1.52%) SolarWinds
15 9 (1.24%) Cognos
15 9 (1.24%) Google
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £59000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £20k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver Thomas Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,999 per annum £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40249.00 - £45280.00 per annum + potential market supplement
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £28k - 34k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago