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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 331 344 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.15% 17.11% 19.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.67% 40.09% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 279 313 327
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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
741 858 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.68% 42.67% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 614 763 662
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 25 June 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 292 (39.78%) SQL Server
2 246 (33.51%) .NET
3 226 (30.79%) Microsoft
4 216 (29.43%) JavaScript
5 199 (27.11%) C#
6 191 (26.02%) HTML
7 151 (20.57%) CSS
8 149 (20.30%) ASP.NET
9 128 (17.44%) Oracle
9 128 (17.44%) MS Excel
9 128 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
9 128 (17.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 127 (17.30%) MVC
11 126 (17.17%) jQuery
12 125 (17.03%) Finance
13 115 (15.67%) XML
14 107 (14.58%) Java
15 104 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
16 101 (13.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 100 (13.62%) Degree
18 97 (13.22%) T-SQL
19 95 (12.94%) Visual Studio
20 88 (11.99%) Windows
21 83 (11.31%) E-Commerce
22 79 (10.76%) Web Services
23 78 (10.63%) Web Development
24 77 (10.49%) Unix
25 76 (10.35%) MySQL
26 74 (10.08%) Computer Science
27 72 (9.81%) HTML5

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 35 (4.77%) IIS
2 33 (4.50%) SAS
3 32 (4.36%) SharePoint
4 30 (4.09%) CMS
5 26 (3.54%) Skype for Business
6 22 (3.00%) Apache
7 19 (2.59%) JBoss
8 14 (1.91%) Oracle UPK
8 14 (1.91%) Oracle Workflow
9 13 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (1.77%) WebSphere
9 13 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
10 12 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (1.36%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (0.95%) MS Exchange
13 6 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 128 (17.44%) MS Excel
2 30 (4.09%) MS Office
3 23 (3.13%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.27%) MS Project
5 2 (0.27%) SPSS
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.14%) Blender
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (1.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (1.91%) Oracle Financials
4 11 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (0.95%) HFM
6 7 (0.95%) Oracle Assets
6 7 (0.95%) Oracle FAH
6 7 (0.95%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (0.82%) Magento
8 4 (0.54%) JDE World
8 4 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.54%) Sentinel
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
10 2 (0.27%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 2 (0.27%) Pivotal CRM
11 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (2.86%) PaaS
3 19 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (2.32%) IaaS
5 13 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (1.36%) Office 365
7 8 (1.09%) SaaS
8 5 (0.68%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.54%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.27%) Google Drive
11 2 (0.27%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.54%) SAN
2 25 (3.41%) SSL
3 24 (3.27%) Firewall
4 16 (2.18%) TCP/IP
5 15 (2.04%) DNS
6 11 (1.50%) LAN
6 11 (1.50%) WAN
7 10 (1.36%) DHCP
8 7 (0.95%) Internet
8 7 (0.95%) Unified Communications
9 6 (0.82%) HTTP
9 6 (0.82%) MPLS
9 6 (0.82%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (0.82%) Skype
10 5 (0.68%) Cisco IPT
10 5 (0.68%) VoIP
10 5 (0.68%) WebEx
11 4 (0.54%) NAS
11 4 (0.54%) NetScaler
11 4 (0.54%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (39.78%) SQL Server
2 128 (17.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 101 (13.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 76 (10.35%) MySQL
5 65 (8.86%) Relational Database
6 62 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 58 (7.90%) Data Warehouse
8 39 (5.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 37 (5.04%) DB2
10 36 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
11 35 (4.77%) Oracle Reports
12 26 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
13 21 (2.86%) RDBMS
14 19 (2.59%) QlikView
15 14 (1.91%) Oracle BI EE
15 14 (1.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 14 (1.91%) SQLPlus
16 13 (1.77%) Oracle Database
17 12 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
17 12 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 95 (12.94%) Visual Studio
2 57 (7.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 51 (6.95%) Git (software)
4 21 (2.86%) Toad
5 20 (2.72%) Maven
6 19 (2.59%) Ant
7 17 (2.32%) Selenium
8 12 (1.63%) WebDriver
9 11 (1.50%) JUnit
10 10 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (1.23%) HP UFT
12 7 (0.95%) Subversion
13 5 (0.68%) JIRA
13 5 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
13 5 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (0.54%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.54%) IntelliJ
15 3 (0.41%) Jenkins
15 3 (0.41%) MSBuild
15 3 (0.41%) Xcode
General
1 125 (17.03%) Finance
2 53 (7.22%) Retail
3 37 (5.04%) Marketing
4 33 (4.50%) Publishing
5 30 (4.09%) Banking
5 30 (4.09%) Manufacturing
6 28 (3.81%) Advertising
7 23 (3.13%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.04%) Legal
9 11 (1.50%) Retail Banking
10 9 (1.23%) Games
11 8 (1.09%) Law
12 7 (0.95%) Automotive
12 7 (0.95%) German Language
13 6 (0.82%) French Language
13 6 (0.82%) Front Office
13 6 (0.82%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.68%) Local Government
15 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 325 (44.28%) Developer
2 187 (25.48%) Analyst
3 105 (14.31%) .NET Developer
4 83 (11.31%) C# Developer
5 76 (10.35%) SQL Developer
6 73 (9.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 58 (7.90%) SQL Analyst
8 48 (6.54%) Senior Developer
9 45 (6.13%) Test Analyst
10 42 (5.72%) Software Developer
11 41 (5.59%) DBA
12 40 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
12 40 (5.45%) Programmer
13 39 (5.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 39 (5.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 38 (5.18%) SQL DBA
15 33 (4.50%) Support Analyst
16 32 (4.36%) PHP Developer
17 31 (4.22%) Consultant
17 31 (4.22%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (33.51%) .NET
2 191 (26.02%) HTML
3 151 (20.57%) CSS
4 149 (20.30%) ASP.NET
5 126 (17.17%) jQuery
6 115 (15.67%) XML
7 79 (10.76%) Web Services
8 72 (9.81%) HTML5
9 58 (7.90%) .NET Framework
10 45 (6.13%) WCF
11 44 (5.99%) WPF
12 39 (5.31%) SOAP
13 38 (5.18%) Entity Framework
14 37 (5.04%) JSON
15 35 (4.77%) Spring
16 34 (4.63%) Ajax
17 32 (4.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 31 (4.22%) REST
19 30 (4.09%) AngularJS
20 28 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 74 (10.08%) Computer Science
2 48 (6.54%) Enterprise Software
3 47 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (5.45%) Data Centre
5 36 (4.90%) Clustering
6 31 (4.22%) CMDB
7 22 (3.00%) Mobile App
7 22 (3.00%) Replication
8 15 (2.04%) iPad
9 11 (1.50%) Data Structures
9 11 (1.50%) Statistics
10 10 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (1.23%) Credit Risk
12 8 (1.09%) Blackberry
12 8 (1.09%) Visualisation
13 7 (0.95%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.95%) Mobile Computing
14 6 (0.82%) Data Extraction
14 6 (0.82%) Data Integration
14 6 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 88 (11.99%) Windows
2 77 (10.49%) Unix
3 54 (7.36%) Linux
4 26 (3.54%) Windows Server
5 23 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 23 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (2.86%) Android
8 19 (2.59%) Solaris
9 15 (2.04%) AIX
9 15 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (1.77%) SUSE
11 11 (1.50%) Windows 8
12 10 (1.36%) Windows 7
13 8 (1.09%) Windows 10
14 7 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (17.30%) MVC
3 104 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
4 83 (11.31%) E-Commerce
5 78 (10.63%) Web Development
6 68 (9.26%) Software Engineering
7 62 (8.45%) OO
8 59 (8.04%) ETL
8 59 (8.04%) Scrum
9 58 (7.90%) ITIL
10 56 (7.63%) CRM
10 56 (7.63%) Project Management
11 55 (7.49%) Data Modelling
12 48 (6.54%) Service Delivery
13 47 (6.40%) Migration
14 46 (6.27%) Line Management
15 41 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
15 41 (5.59%) Presales
16 35 (4.77%) Data Analysis
17 34 (4.63%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 216 (29.43%) JavaScript
2 199 (27.11%) C#
3 107 (14.58%) Java
4 97 (13.22%) T-SQL
5 69 (9.40%) VB.NET
6 53 (7.22%) PHP
7 49 (6.68%) PL/SQL
8 19 (2.59%) XAML
9 18 (2.45%) Perl
9 18 (2.45%) PowerShell
10 17 (2.32%) Shell Script
11 14 (1.91%) VBA
12 11 (1.50%) C++
12 11 (1.50%) Python
12 11 (1.50%) VB
13 8 (1.09%) R
14 6 (0.82%) RPG
14 6 (0.82%) Ruby
15 5 (0.68%) C
16 4 (0.54%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 100 (13.62%) Degree
2 35 (4.77%) ISEB
3 30 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (2.59%) MCSE
4 19 (2.59%) Security Cleared
5 15 (2.04%) MCITP
6 13 (1.77%) PMI Certification
6 13 (1.77%) PMP
6 13 (1.77%) Sun Certification
7 11 (1.50%) SC Cleared
8 10 (1.36%) MCTS
9 9 (1.23%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.82%) MCAD
10 6 (0.82%) MCP
10 6 (0.82%) MCSD
11 5 (0.68%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.68%) LPIC
11 5 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.90%) QA
2 14 (1.91%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.23%) SLA
4 5 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (6.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (5.04%) Active Directory
3 18 (2.45%) Firmware
4 14 (1.91%) VMware Workstation
5 13 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (1.50%) Docker
6 11 (1.50%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.95%) vSphere
8 5 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.54%) XenApp
9 4 (0.54%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.54%) XenServer
10 2 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (2.45%) NetBackup
2 13 (1.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (1.77%) Oracle ZFS
2 13 (1.77%) SCVMM
2 13 (1.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (1.77%) Unicenter
3 10 (1.36%) SCOM
4 9 (1.23%) SCCM
5 5 (0.68%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.68%) OpenView
6 4 (0.54%) Puppet
7 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.14%) Control-M
8 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.14%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.14%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 226 (30.79%) Microsoft
2 128 (17.44%) Oracle
3 53 (7.22%) VMware
4 33 (4.50%) Cisco
4 33 (4.50%) IBM
4 33 (4.50%) NetApp
5 27 (3.68%) Citrix
5 27 (3.68%) EMC
6 26 (3.54%) HP
7 16 (2.18%) ServiceNow
8 15 (2.04%) CheckPoint
9 14 (1.91%) 3PAR
10 13 (1.77%) BMC
10 13 (1.77%) CA
10 13 (1.77%) Juniper
10 13 (1.77%) Sun
10 13 (1.77%) Veritas
11 11 (1.50%) SAP
12 9 (1.23%) Google
12 9 (1.23%) Tableau
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
networx
Salary: £45,000 per annum depending on skills
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £64000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
University of Birmingham
Salary: £38896 to £52,219 per annum
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)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham Area
Nixor
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Streamline Connections
Salary: £25000 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension & medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Michael Page International
Salary: £18000 - £21250 per annum + up to 6% pension + 25days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + 15+% BONUS
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
EMBS
Salary: £30k - 70k per year + amazing benefits!
Posted: 8 days ago