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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 383 360 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.55% 19.58% 18.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.94% 43.74% 46.22%
Number of salaries quoted 328 325 294
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £25,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,400
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
816 823 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.13% 44.75% 39.64%
Number of salaries quoted 694 725 633
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 1 May 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 297 (40.35%) SQL Server
2 259 (35.19%) .NET
3 257 (34.92%) Microsoft
4 208 (28.26%) C#
5 184 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 162 (22.01%) HTML
7 152 (20.65%) ASP.NET
8 143 (19.43%) MS Excel
9 142 (19.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 133 (18.07%) Finance
11 130 (17.66%) CSS
12 116 (15.76%) Oracle
13 111 (15.08%) Java
14 110 (14.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 109 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
16 106 (14.40%) XML
16 106 (14.40%) Windows
17 103 (13.99%) T-SQL
18 101 (13.72%) Business Intelligence
19 95 (12.91%) MVC
19 95 (12.91%) jQuery
20 87 (11.82%) Degree
21 86 (11.68%) Web Development
22 84 (11.41%) Visual Studio
23 73 (9.92%) Software Engineering
24 68 (9.24%) Web Services
25 63 (8.56%) Project Management
25 63 (8.56%) HTML5
26 62 (8.42%) Computer Science
27 61 (8.29%) Team Foundation Server

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 46 (6.25%) SAS
2 44 (5.98%) IIS
3 40 (5.43%) SharePoint
4 28 (3.80%) Skype for Business
5 22 (2.99%) Apache
6 18 (2.45%) JBoss
7 17 (2.31%) CMS
8 15 (2.04%) Oracle UPK
8 15 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
9 14 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
10 13 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (1.63%) Tomcat
12 11 (1.49%) MS Exchange
12 11 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (1.49%) WebSphere
13 10 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (1.09%) Node.js
14 8 (1.09%) Umbraco
15 7 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 143 (19.43%) MS Excel
2 36 (4.89%) MS Office
3 9 (1.22%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.41%) MS Project
6 3 (0.41%) SPSS
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
4 12 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (1.22%) Dynamics GP
5 9 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (1.22%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (1.09%) Oracle Assets
6 8 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (0.95%) HFM
7 7 (0.95%) Oracle FAH
8 5 (0.68%) Magento
9 4 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.27%) JDE World
12 1 (0.14%) Fredhopper
12 1 (0.14%) Maximo
12 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (2.72%) PaaS
4 17 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (2.17%) IaaS
6 11 (1.49%) Office 365
7 9 (1.22%) SaaS
8 5 (0.68%) CloudFront
8 5 (0.68%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.54%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.27%) Google Drive
11 2 (0.27%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.26%) SAN
2 19 (2.58%) TCP/IP
3 15 (2.04%) Firewall
4 14 (1.90%) DNS
5 13 (1.77%) Internet
5 13 (1.77%) SSL
6 12 (1.63%) DHCP
7 11 (1.49%) LAN
7 11 (1.49%) WAN
8 10 (1.36%) Kerberos
9 8 (1.09%) Unified Communications
9 8 (1.09%) VoIP
10 7 (0.95%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (0.82%) Cisco IPT
11 6 (0.82%) HTTP
11 6 (0.82%) MPLS
11 6 (0.82%) NetScaler
11 6 (0.82%) WebEx
12 5 (0.68%) Skype
12 5 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (40.35%) SQL Server
2 142 (19.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 110 (14.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 61 (8.29%) Relational Database
5 60 (8.15%) MySQL
5 60 (8.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 54 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
7 52 (7.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 37 (5.03%) Oracle Reports
8 37 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 34 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
10 28 (3.80%) DB2
11 24 (3.26%) RDBMS
12 17 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
12 17 (2.31%) QlikView
13 15 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
13 15 (2.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 15 (2.04%) Oracle Database
13 15 (2.04%) SQLPlus
14 12 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 84 (11.41%) Visual Studio
2 61 (8.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 23 (3.13%) Toad
5 20 (2.72%) HP UFT
6 18 (2.45%) JUnit
7 15 (2.04%) Maven
8 14 (1.90%) Selenium
9 11 (1.49%) Ant
9 11 (1.49%) Eclipse
10 10 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (1.36%) Subversion
10 10 (1.36%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.68%) JIRA
11 5 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.54%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.41%) MSBuild
14 2 (0.27%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 2 (0.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 133 (18.07%) Finance
2 36 (4.89%) Retail
3 25 (3.40%) Publishing
4 24 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 22 (2.99%) Banking
6 21 (2.85%) Marketing
7 16 (2.17%) Legal
8 15 (2.04%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.90%) Advertising
10 10 (1.36%) Games
10 10 (1.36%) Law
11 8 (1.09%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.95%) Automotive
13 6 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.54%) Front Office
14 4 (0.54%) Local Government
15 3 (0.41%) Back Office
15 3 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.41%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 299 (40.63%) Developer
2 192 (26.09%) Analyst
3 112 (15.22%) .NET Developer
4 80 (10.87%) C# Developer
5 71 (9.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 63 (8.56%) SQL Analyst
7 57 (7.74%) SQL Developer
8 50 (6.79%) DBA
9 47 (6.39%) ASP.NET Developer
9 47 (6.39%) Programmer
10 46 (6.25%) Test Analyst
11 45 (6.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 44 (5.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 41 (5.57%) Senior Developer
14 40 (5.43%) Analyst Programmer
14 40 (5.43%) SQL DBA
15 38 (5.16%) Applications Support
16 36 (4.89%) Support Analyst
17 32 (4.35%) Java Developer
17 32 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (35.19%) .NET
2 162 (22.01%) HTML
3 152 (20.65%) ASP.NET
4 130 (17.66%) CSS
5 106 (14.40%) XML
6 95 (12.91%) jQuery
7 68 (9.24%) Web Services
8 63 (8.56%) HTML5
9 60 (8.15%) .NET Framework
10 39 (5.30%) WCF
11 37 (5.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 36 (4.89%) Ajax
12 36 (4.89%) Entity Framework
13 35 (4.76%) JSON
13 35 (4.76%) WPF
14 34 (4.62%) SOAP
15 30 (4.08%) Spring
16 27 (3.67%) REST
17 26 (3.53%) AngularJS
17 26 (3.53%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 62 (8.42%) Computer Science
2 47 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 32 (4.35%) Clustering
5 30 (4.08%) Data Centre
6 27 (3.67%) Mobile App
7 22 (2.99%) Replication
8 21 (2.85%) CMDB
9 11 (1.49%) Data Structures
10 7 (0.95%) Credit Risk
10 7 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (0.95%) Statistics
11 6 (0.82%) Data Extraction
11 6 (0.82%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (0.68%) iPad
12 5 (0.68%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.54%) AS400
13 4 (0.54%) Fixed Income
14 3 (0.41%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 106 (14.40%) Windows
2 57 (7.74%) Unix
3 55 (7.47%) Linux
4 35 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 34 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (2.72%) Android
8 16 (2.17%) Apple iOS
9 14 (1.90%) Solaris
10 13 (1.77%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.49%) AIX
11 11 (1.49%) Windows 7
12 10 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.09%) SUSE
13 8 (1.09%) Windows 10
13 8 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.68%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.27%) CentOS
16 1 (0.14%) Debian
16 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (13.72%) Business Intelligence
3 95 (12.91%) MVC
4 86 (11.68%) Web Development
5 73 (9.92%) Software Engineering
6 63 (8.56%) Project Management
7 61 (8.29%) E-Commerce
8 58 (7.88%) ETL
9 57 (7.74%) Data Modelling
10 53 (7.20%) OO
11 52 (7.07%) CRM
12 51 (6.93%) Scrum
13 48 (6.52%) ITIL
14 39 (5.30%) Line Management
15 35 (4.76%) Integration Testing
16 34 (4.62%) Presales
17 33 (4.48%) Incident Management
17 33 (4.48%) Migration
17 33 (4.48%) Service Delivery
18 31 (4.21%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 208 (28.26%) C#
2 184 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 111 (15.08%) Java
4 103 (13.99%) T-SQL
5 57 (7.74%) VB.NET
6 46 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 30 (4.08%) PHP
8 25 (3.40%) PowerShell
9 19 (2.58%) XAML
10 17 (2.31%) VB
11 14 (1.90%) C
12 13 (1.77%) Perl
13 12 (1.63%) VBA
14 11 (1.49%) Delphi
15 8 (1.09%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.82%) Python
16 6 (0.82%) RPG
16 6 (0.82%) Ruby
17 4 (0.54%) Apex Code
17 4 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 87 (11.82%) Degree
2 37 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (4.48%) ISEB
4 25 (3.40%) Security Cleared
5 23 (3.13%) MCSE
6 14 (1.90%) MCITP
7 13 (1.77%) SC Cleared
8 12 (1.63%) PMI Certification
8 12 (1.63%) PMP
9 9 (1.22%) ISTQB
9 9 (1.22%) MCSD
9 9 (1.22%) Sun Certification
10 7 (0.95%) MCAD
10 7 (0.95%) MCP
10 7 (0.95%) MCTS
11 5 (0.68%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.27%) CISSP
13 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.03%) QA
2 12 (1.63%) SLA
3 10 (1.36%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.54%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.27%) Basel II
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 48 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 47 (6.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.45%) VMware Workstation
4 17 (2.31%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.49%) Docker
6 10 (1.36%) Firmware
7 8 (1.09%) vSphere
8 6 (0.82%) XenApp
9 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.54%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.54%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.54%) XenServer
10 3 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.27%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (1.63%) SCVMM
2 9 (1.22%) NetBackup
2 9 (1.22%) SCCM
2 9 (1.22%) SCOM
3 8 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (1.09%) Oracle ZFS
3 8 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (1.09%) Unicenter
4 6 (0.82%) OpenView
5 4 (0.54%) Puppet
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (0.41%) Windows Intune
7 2 (0.27%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.14%) Control-M
8 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 257 (34.92%) Microsoft
2 116 (15.76%) Oracle
3 60 (8.15%) VMware
4 38 (5.16%) Cisco
5 37 (5.03%) NetApp
6 31 (4.21%) Citrix
7 28 (3.80%) EMC
8 24 (3.26%) HP
9 23 (3.13%) IBM
10 16 (2.17%) 3PAR
11 15 (2.04%) CheckPoint
12 12 (1.63%) BMC
12 12 (1.63%) Google
12 12 (1.63%) Juniper
13 10 (1.36%) SAP
13 10 (1.36%) Tableau
14 8 (1.09%) CA
14 8 (1.09%) ServiceNow
14 8 (1.09%) Sun
14 8 (1.09%) Veritas
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Automation Resource Consultants
Salary: From £24,000 to £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000 - £150,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Interactive Software
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £19000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago