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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 390 390 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.65% 19.76% 18.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.53% 45.67% 46.40%
Number of salaries quoted 315 356 333
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 £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,250 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
896 854 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 38.24% 43.26% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 725 772 750
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 27 August 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 274 (37.33%) SQL Server
2 267 (36.38%) JavaScript
3 257 (35.01%) .NET
4 241 (32.83%) HTML
5 227 (30.93%) C#
6 224 (30.52%) Microsoft
7 186 (25.34%) CSS
8 165 (22.48%) ASP.NET
9 159 (21.66%) Agile Software Development
10 156 (21.25%) MVC
11 136 (18.53%) jQuery
12 129 (17.57%) Finance
13 117 (15.94%) Java
13 117 (15.94%) MS Excel
14 112 (15.26%) Oracle
15 107 (14.58%) XML
16 101 (13.76%) Windows
16 101 (13.76%) Degree
17 100 (13.62%) MySQL
18 89 (12.13%) VB.NET
19 81 (11.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 81 (11.04%) E-Commerce
20 80 (10.90%) Visual Studio
21 78 (10.63%) Web Services
22 75 (10.22%) Web Development
23 72 (9.81%) VMware
23 72 (9.81%) ITIL
23 72 (9.81%) Unix
23 72 (9.81%) T-SQL
24 71 (9.67%) 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 49 (6.68%) IIS
2 38 (5.18%) SharePoint
3 35 (4.77%) CMS
4 24 (3.27%) JBoss
5 20 (2.72%) Skype for Business
6 18 (2.45%) Apache
7 14 (1.91%) WebSphere
8 13 (1.77%) SAS
8 13 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
9 12 (1.63%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.36%) Tomcat
10 10 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (1.23%) MS Exchange
11 9 (1.23%) Umbraco
12 6 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.54%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 117 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.27%) Photoshop
3 21 (2.86%) MS Office
4 5 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.27%) Blender
6 2 (0.27%) MS Project
6 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.77%) Magento
3 11 (1.50%) Sentinel
4 10 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.82%) JDE World
7 5 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.54%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 4 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.27%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.27%) Pivotal CRM
11 1 (0.14%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.13%) PaaS
3 22 (3.00%) IaaS
4 18 (2.45%) Office 365
5 17 (2.32%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (2.18%) GitHub
7 5 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (0.68%) SaaS
8 4 (0.54%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.41%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.27%) Google Drive
11 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.77%) Firewall
2 31 (4.22%) SSL
3 26 (3.54%) DNS
4 21 (2.86%) SAN
4 21 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 18 (2.45%) LAN
6 17 (2.32%) WAN
7 14 (1.91%) DHCP
8 8 (1.09%) Skype
9 7 (0.95%) HTTP
9 7 (0.95%) VoIP
10 6 (0.82%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (0.82%) Wireless
11 5 (0.68%) VPN
12 4 (0.54%) Internet
12 4 (0.54%) MPLS
12 4 (0.54%) NAS
12 4 (0.54%) NetScaler
12 4 (0.54%) WLAN
12 4 (0.54%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (37.33%) SQL Server
2 100 (13.62%) MySQL
3 81 (11.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 70 (9.54%) Relational Database
4 70 (9.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 63 (8.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 42 (5.72%) DB2
7 41 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
8 33 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 32 (4.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 19 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
12 18 (2.45%) QlikView
13 12 (1.63%) MongoDB
13 12 (1.63%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.50%) Oracle Database
15 9 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
16 8 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
17 7 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
17 7 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 80 (10.90%) Visual Studio
2 69 (9.40%) Git (software)
3 49 (6.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (3.41%) Maven
5 23 (3.13%) Selenium
6 20 (2.72%) Ant
7 16 (2.18%) JIRA
8 15 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 11 (1.50%) Subversion
10 10 (1.36%) Jenkins
10 10 (1.36%) WebDriver
11 9 (1.23%) JUnit
12 6 (0.82%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.82%) NCrunch
12 6 (0.82%) SpecFlow
12 6 (0.82%) Vagrant
13 5 (0.68%) Xcode
14 4 (0.54%) IntelliJ
14 4 (0.54%) Log4j
14 4 (0.54%) NUnit
General
1 129 (17.57%) Finance
2 69 (9.40%) Retail
3 47 (6.40%) Banking
4 43 (5.86%) Marketing
5 41 (5.59%) Publishing
6 33 (4.50%) Manufacturing
7 29 (3.95%) Advertising
8 23 (3.13%) Legal
9 19 (2.59%) Telecoms
10 18 (2.45%) Investment Banking
11 15 (2.04%) Games
12 14 (1.91%) Law
13 13 (1.77%) Retail Banking
14 10 (1.36%) German Language
15 9 (1.23%) Back Office
15 9 (1.23%) Financial Institution
15 9 (1.23%) French Language
16 8 (1.09%) Automotive
17 4 (0.54%) Front Office
17 4 (0.54%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 335 (45.64%) Developer
2 170 (23.16%) Analyst
3 133 (18.12%) .NET Developer
4 96 (13.08%) C# Developer
5 87 (11.85%) SQL Developer
6 86 (11.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 56 (7.63%) Senior Developer
8 52 (7.08%) Software Developer
9 46 (6.27%) ASP.NET Developer
10 41 (5.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 39 (5.31%) Consultant
11 39 (5.31%) SQL Analyst
12 38 (5.18%) JavaScript Developer
13 37 (5.04%) PHP Developer
14 36 (4.90%) Support Analyst
15 34 (4.63%) .NET Software Developer
15 34 (4.63%) Test Analyst
16 31 (4.22%) HTML Developer
17 30 (4.09%) C# Software Developer
18 29 (3.95%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (35.01%) .NET
2 241 (32.83%) HTML
3 186 (25.34%) CSS
4 165 (22.48%) ASP.NET
5 136 (18.53%) jQuery
6 107 (14.58%) XML
7 78 (10.63%) Web Services
8 62 (8.45%) HTML5
9 55 (7.49%) .NET Framework
10 40 (5.45%) Ajax
11 39 (5.31%) WCF
12 37 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (5.04%) REST
12 37 (5.04%) WPF
13 35 (4.77%) AngularJS
14 34 (4.63%) SOAP
15 33 (4.50%) Entity Framework
15 33 (4.50%) JSON
16 32 (4.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 30 (4.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 71 (9.67%) Computer Science
2 53 (7.22%) Data Centre
3 47 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (6.13%) Enterprise Software
5 39 (5.31%) CMDB
6 29 (3.95%) Clustering
7 24 (3.27%) Mobile App
8 21 (2.86%) iPad
9 18 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (1.91%) Visualisation
11 13 (1.77%) Replication
11 13 (1.77%) Statistics
12 12 (1.63%) Fixed Income
12 12 (1.63%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.50%) Blackberry
14 10 (1.36%) Mobile Computing
15 8 (1.09%) Data Structures
15 8 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
15 8 (1.09%) Mathematics
15 8 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 101 (13.76%) Windows
2 72 (9.81%) Unix
3 56 (7.63%) Linux
4 36 (4.90%) Windows Server
5 24 (3.27%) Apple iOS
6 22 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (2.32%) Android
8 16 (2.18%) Solaris
9 13 (1.77%) AIX
9 13 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (1.36%) SUSE
11 10 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
12 9 (1.23%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.54%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.41%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (21.66%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (21.25%) MVC
3 81 (11.04%) E-Commerce
4 75 (10.22%) Web Development
5 72 (9.81%) ITIL
6 68 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
7 66 (8.99%) CRM
8 63 (8.58%) Scrum
9 59 (8.04%) OO
9 59 (8.04%) Software Engineering
10 58 (7.90%) Service Delivery
11 53 (7.22%) Project Management
11 53 (7.22%) SDLC
12 47 (6.40%) Continuous Improvement
13 46 (6.27%) Line Management
13 46 (6.27%) Presales
14 38 (5.18%) Mentoring
14 38 (5.18%) TDD
15 35 (4.77%) Data Analysis
15 35 (4.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 267 (36.38%) JavaScript
2 227 (30.93%) C#
3 117 (15.94%) Java
4 89 (12.13%) VB.NET
5 72 (9.81%) T-SQL
6 67 (9.13%) PHP
7 34 (4.63%) PL/SQL
8 25 (3.41%) Python
9 21 (2.86%) C++
10 15 (2.04%) Perl
10 15 (2.04%) PowerShell
11 14 (1.91%) Shell Script
11 14 (1.91%) VBA
12 12 (1.63%) Ruby
13 11 (1.50%) C
14 9 (1.23%) R
14 9 (1.23%) XAML
15 8 (1.09%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.09%) Go
15 8 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 101 (13.76%) Degree
2 39 (5.31%) ISEB
3 25 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (3.27%) Security Cleared
5 17 (2.32%) PMI Certification
5 17 (2.32%) PMP
6 12 (1.63%) LPIC
6 12 (1.63%) MCTS
7 11 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 10 (1.36%) MCITP
8 10 (1.36%) MCSE
8 10 (1.36%) SC Cleared
9 9 (1.23%) ISTQB
10 8 (1.09%) Sun Certification
11 7 (0.95%) MCAD
11 7 (0.95%) MCP
11 7 (0.95%) MCSD
12 5 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.41%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (9.13%) QA
2 15 (2.04%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.50%) Disclosure Scotland
4 10 (1.36%) SLA
5 3 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) DICOM
6 1 (0.14%) HL7
6 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 64 (8.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (7.49%) Active Directory
3 22 (3.00%) Firmware
4 20 (2.72%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (2.18%) Hyper-V
6 12 (1.63%) VMware Workstation
7 11 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (1.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 9 (1.23%) Docker
10 6 (0.82%) vSphere
11 4 (0.54%) XenApp
11 4 (0.54%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.54%) XenServer
12 2 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 29 (3.95%) SCCM
2 22 (3.00%) NetBackup
3 20 (2.72%) SCVMM
4 15 (2.04%) SCOM
5 12 (1.63%) Backup Exec
6 10 (1.36%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (1.36%) Oracle ZFS
6 10 (1.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 10 (1.36%) Unicenter
7 6 (0.82%) Ansible
8 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (0.68%) Puppet
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
9 3 (0.41%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.27%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.14%) Sysprep
11 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 224 (30.52%) Microsoft
2 112 (15.26%) Oracle
3 72 (9.81%) VMware
4 44 (5.99%) IBM
5 41 (5.59%) Citrix
6 40 (5.45%) Cisco
7 35 (4.77%) NetApp
8 30 (4.09%) HP
9 29 (3.95%) EMC
10 19 (2.59%) CheckPoint
11 18 (2.45%) ServiceNow
12 17 (2.32%) BMC
12 17 (2.32%) Juniper
13 15 (2.04%) Red Hat
14 14 (1.91%) SAP
14 14 (1.91%) Zend
15 12 (1.63%) 3PAR
16 10 (1.36%) Google
16 10 (1.36%) Sun
16 10 (1.36%) Veritas
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 42,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
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)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver Thomas Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,999 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Met Police
Salary: £29,990 per annum plus £3,406 location allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago