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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 339 317 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.32% 16.95% 17.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.56% 39.43% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 286 289 303
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,800 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
744 804 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.43% 42.99% 39.94%
Number of salaries quoted 627 713 671
Median salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

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 29 May 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 278 (38.83%) SQL Server
2 237 (33.10%) Microsoft
3 235 (32.82%) .NET
4 188 (26.26%) C#
5 185 (25.84%) JavaScript
6 165 (23.04%) HTML
7 143 (19.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 138 (19.27%) ASP.NET
9 133 (18.58%) CSS
9 133 (18.58%) Finance
10 132 (18.44%) MS Excel
11 117 (16.34%) Oracle
12 110 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
13 109 (15.22%) MVC
14 108 (15.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 106 (14.80%) jQuery
16 104 (14.53%) XML
17 103 (14.39%) Java
17 103 (14.39%) Business Intelligence
18 94 (13.13%) T-SQL
19 92 (12.85%) Windows
20 90 (12.57%) Degree
21 85 (11.87%) Visual Studio
22 75 (10.47%) Web Development
23 72 (10.06%) E-Commerce
24 68 (9.50%) HTML5
25 67 (9.36%) Web Services
26 66 (9.22%) Software Engineering
27 64 (8.94%) Computer Science
28 63 (8.80%) Unix

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 43 (6.01%) SAS
2 35 (4.89%) IIS
3 34 (4.75%) SharePoint
4 29 (4.05%) Skype for Business
5 24 (3.35%) CMS
6 19 (2.65%) Apache
7 17 (2.37%) JBoss
8 15 (2.09%) Oracle UPK
8 15 (2.09%) Oracle Workflow
9 14 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
10 13 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (1.54%) Tomcat
13 10 (1.40%) WebSphere
13 10 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (1.26%) Node.js
15 8 (1.12%) MS Exchange
16 7 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
16 7 (0.98%) Umbraco
17 6 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 132 (18.44%) MS Excel
2 30 (4.19%) MS Office
3 17 (2.37%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.42%) SPSS
7 2 (0.28%) MS Project
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (3.07%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (2.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (2.09%) Oracle Financials
4 12 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (1.26%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (1.12%) Oracle Assets
6 8 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (0.98%) Dynamics GP
7 7 (0.98%) HFM
7 7 (0.98%) Oracle FAH
8 6 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.56%) JDE World
9 4 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.28%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 2 (0.28%) Sentinel
12 1 (0.14%) Fredhopper
12 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (2.93%) PaaS
3 18 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (2.37%) IaaS
5 13 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (1.40%) Office 365
7 8 (1.12%) SaaS
8 5 (0.70%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.56%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.28%) Google Drive
11 2 (0.28%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.35%) SAN
2 19 (2.65%) Firewall
3 17 (2.37%) SSL
4 15 (2.09%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.96%) DNS
6 11 (1.54%) DHCP
7 10 (1.40%) LAN
7 10 (1.40%) WAN
8 8 (1.12%) Unified Communications
9 7 (0.98%) HTTP
9 7 (0.98%) Kerberos
10 6 (0.84%) Cisco IPT
10 6 (0.84%) Internet
10 6 (0.84%) MPLS
10 6 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (0.84%) Skype
10 6 (0.84%) VoIP
10 6 (0.84%) WebEx
11 5 (0.70%) NetScaler
12 4 (0.56%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (38.83%) SQL Server
2 143 (19.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 108 (15.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (8.66%) Relational Database
5 57 (7.96%) Data Warehouse
5 57 (7.96%) MySQL
6 54 (7.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 47 (6.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 37 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
9 31 (4.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (4.19%) DB2
11 27 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
12 19 (2.65%) RDBMS
13 18 (2.51%) QlikView
14 16 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
15 15 (2.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 15 (2.09%) SQLPlus
16 14 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
17 13 (1.82%) Oracle Database
18 12 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 85 (11.87%) Visual Studio
2 59 (8.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (5.59%) Git (software)
4 22 (3.07%) Toad
5 18 (2.51%) HP UFT
6 17 (2.37%) Selenium
7 15 (2.09%) Ant
7 15 (2.09%) Maven
8 13 (1.82%) WebDriver
9 12 (1.68%) JUnit
10 10 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (0.84%) Subversion
12 5 (0.70%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.70%) JIRA
12 5 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (0.56%) IntelliJ
14 3 (0.42%) MSBuild
14 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 2 (0.28%) Bitbucket
15 2 (0.28%) Jenkins
General
1 133 (18.58%) Finance
2 42 (5.87%) Retail
3 29 (4.05%) Marketing
4 28 (3.91%) Publishing
5 24 (3.35%) Banking
6 23 (3.21%) Manufacturing
7 21 (2.93%) Advertising
8 19 (2.65%) Telecoms
9 18 (2.51%) Legal
10 10 (1.40%) Games
11 8 (1.12%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.98%) Law
13 6 (0.84%) Front Office
14 4 (0.56%) Automotive
14 4 (0.56%) German Language
14 4 (0.56%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.56%) Local Government
15 3 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.42%) French Language
Job Titles
1 300 (41.90%) Developer
2 194 (27.09%) Analyst
3 103 (14.39%) .NET Developer
4 75 (10.47%) C# Developer
5 67 (9.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 65 (9.08%) SQL Developer
7 59 (8.24%) SQL Analyst
8 50 (6.98%) Test Analyst
9 46 (6.42%) DBA
9 46 (6.42%) Programmer
10 40 (5.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 39 (5.45%) SQL DBA
12 38 (5.31%) ASP.NET Developer
12 38 (5.31%) Senior Developer
13 37 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 35 (4.89%) Analyst Programmer
15 34 (4.75%) Applications Support
15 34 (4.75%) Support Analyst
16 32 (4.47%) Software Developer
17 29 (4.05%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (32.82%) .NET
2 165 (23.04%) HTML
3 138 (19.27%) ASP.NET
4 133 (18.58%) CSS
5 106 (14.80%) jQuery
6 104 (14.53%) XML
7 68 (9.50%) HTML5
8 67 (9.36%) Web Services
9 53 (7.40%) .NET Framework
10 41 (5.73%) WCF
11 38 (5.31%) WPF
12 35 (4.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 35 (4.89%) Entity Framework
12 35 (4.89%) SOAP
13 33 (4.61%) JSON
13 33 (4.61%) Spring
14 29 (4.05%) Ajax
15 28 (3.91%) AngularJS
16 27 (3.77%) MDX
16 27 (3.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 64 (8.94%) Computer Science
2 40 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (4.89%) Data Centre
5 33 (4.61%) Clustering
6 25 (3.49%) CMDB
6 25 (3.49%) Mobile App
7 24 (3.35%) Replication
8 14 (1.96%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.40%) iPad
10 9 (1.26%) Statistics
11 7 (0.98%) Credit Risk
11 7 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (0.98%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.84%) Data Extraction
12 6 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (0.70%) Data Integration
13 5 (0.70%) Equities
13 5 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 92 (12.85%) Windows
2 63 (8.80%) Unix
3 43 (6.01%) Linux
4 30 (4.19%) Windows Server
5 28 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (2.93%) Android
8 19 (2.65%) Apple iOS
9 15 (2.09%) Solaris
10 12 (1.68%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.54%) AIX
11 11 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (1.40%) Windows 7
13 9 (1.26%) SUSE
14 8 (1.12%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.28%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (15.22%) MVC
3 103 (14.39%) Business Intelligence
4 75 (10.47%) Web Development
5 72 (10.06%) E-Commerce
6 66 (9.22%) Software Engineering
7 58 (8.10%) Data Modelling
8 56 (7.82%) Project Management
9 54 (7.54%) ETL
9 54 (7.54%) OO
9 54 (7.54%) Scrum
10 50 (6.98%) CRM
11 49 (6.84%) ITIL
12 42 (5.87%) Migration
13 39 (5.45%) Line Management
14 37 (5.17%) Service Delivery
15 36 (5.03%) Presales
16 33 (4.61%) Continuous Improvement
16 33 (4.61%) Incident Management
16 33 (4.61%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 188 (26.26%) C#
2 185 (25.84%) JavaScript
3 103 (14.39%) Java
4 94 (13.13%) T-SQL
5 55 (7.68%) VB.NET
6 46 (6.42%) PL/SQL
7 36 (5.03%) PHP
8 19 (2.65%) PowerShell
8 19 (2.65%) XAML
9 16 (2.23%) VB
10 13 (1.82%) Perl
11 12 (1.68%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.40%) C
13 8 (1.12%) RPG
13 8 (1.12%) VBA
14 7 (0.98%) C++
14 7 (0.98%) Delphi
14 7 (0.98%) Python
15 6 (0.84%) Ruby
16 5 (0.70%) R
Qualifications
1 90 (12.57%) Degree
2 33 (4.61%) ISEB
3 32 (4.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (3.49%) Security Cleared
5 24 (3.35%) MCSE
6 14 (1.96%) MCITP
7 13 (1.82%) PMI Certification
7 13 (1.82%) PMP
7 13 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 13 (1.82%) Sun Certification
8 8 (1.12%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.84%) MCSD
10 5 (0.70%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.56%) MCAD
11 4 (0.56%) MCP
11 4 (0.56%) MCTS
11 4 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.42%) LPIC
13 2 (0.28%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.98%) QA
2 13 (1.82%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.12%) SLA
4 5 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.56%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.28%) Basel II
6 2 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 50 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (5.87%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.37%) VMware Workstation
4 15 (2.09%) Hyper-V
5 12 (1.68%) Firmware
6 10 (1.40%) Docker
7 7 (0.98%) vSphere
8 5 (0.70%) XenApp
9 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.56%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.56%) XenServer
10 2 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.28%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (1.82%) SCVMM
2 12 (1.68%) NetBackup
3 10 (1.40%) SCOM
4 9 (1.26%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (1.26%) Oracle ZFS
4 9 (1.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (1.26%) Unicenter
5 8 (1.12%) SCCM
6 6 (0.84%) OpenView
7 4 (0.56%) Puppet
8 3 (0.42%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (0.42%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.14%) Control-M
9 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.14%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 237 (33.10%) Microsoft
2 117 (16.34%) Oracle
3 57 (7.96%) VMware
4 36 (5.03%) NetApp
5 35 (4.89%) Cisco
6 30 (4.19%) Citrix
7 29 (4.05%) EMC
8 26 (3.63%) IBM
9 24 (3.35%) HP
10 16 (2.23%) 3PAR
11 15 (2.09%) CheckPoint
12 13 (1.82%) BMC
12 13 (1.82%) Juniper
13 12 (1.68%) ServiceNow
14 11 (1.54%) SAP
15 10 (1.40%) Tableau
16 9 (1.26%) CA
16 9 (1.26%) Sun
16 9 (1.26%) Veritas
17 7 (0.98%) Hyperion
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Holiday + Microsoft certification
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
ECOM
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year + Benefits & 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
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)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + on call + bonus + pension + others
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and pension scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago