The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 715 975 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.46% 26.21% 25.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.87% 45.97% 47.33%
Number of salaries quoted 622 839 676
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1630 2121 1557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 51.21% 57.02% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1441 1825 1421
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SQL
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the East Midlands region.

SQL Salary Trend in the East Midlands

SQL
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

SQL
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +2 286 £37,500 -6.25% 57
Leicestershire +1 171 £40,000 +5.96% 47
Northamptonshire +2 159 £37,500 +1.35% 22
Derbyshire 0 59 £36,500 -2.66% 20
Lincolnshire -10 12 £38,500 +18.46% 11
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 714 (45.98%) SQL Server
2 699 (45.01%) .NET
3 622 (40.05%) C#
4 509 (32.78%) HTML
5 463 (29.81%) JavaScript
6 419 (26.98%) CSS
7 407 (26.21%) ASP.NET
8 352 (22.67%) Microsoft
9 350 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
10 338 (21.76%) Windows
11 310 (19.96%) jQuery
12 286 (18.42%) T-SQL
13 257 (16.55%) XML
14 242 (15.58%) MVC
15 237 (15.26%) Finance
16 227 (14.62%) Degree
17 223 (14.36%) Java
18 207 (13.33%) Oracle
19 196 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
20 192 (12.36%) MS Excel
21 164 (10.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 164 (10.56%) .NET Framework
22 158 (10.17%) VB.NET
23 155 (9.98%) HTML5
23 155 (9.98%) Analytical Skills
24 149 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
24 149 (9.59%) Web Services
25 148 (9.53%) Ajax
26 134 (8.63%) Data Warehouse
27 133 (8.56%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 114 (7.34%) IIS
2 60 (3.86%) SharePoint
3 39 (2.51%) SAS
4 34 (2.19%) Apache
5 32 (2.06%) MS Exchange
6 26 (1.67%) CMS
7 23 (1.48%) Tomcat
8 13 (0.84%) JBoss
9 9 (0.58%) Lync
9 9 (0.58%) Node.js
9 9 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (0.52%) WebSphere
10 8 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (0.45%) WordPress
11 7 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.32%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.26%) Moodle
Applications
1 192 (12.36%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.19%) MS Office
3 13 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.45%) PrintSoft PReS
5 4 (0.26%) SPSS
6 3 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.064%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.064%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.064%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 40 (2.58%) Oracle General Ledger
1 40 (2.58%) Oracle Payables
1 40 (2.58%) Oracle Receivables
2 39 (2.51%) Oracle Assets
2 39 (2.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 38 (2.45%) Oracle Financials
4 26 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 7 (0.45%) Sage 200
7 6 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.13%) SAP SRM
9 2 (0.13%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 2 (0.13%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.13%) SiteCatalyst
10 1 (0.064%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (0.84%) SaaS
3 7 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.45%) Office 365
4 3 (0.19%) GitHub
5 2 (0.13%) IaaS
5 2 (0.13%) ElastiCache
5 2 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.064%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.06%) DNS
2 28 (1.80%) TCP/IP
3 26 (1.67%) Firewall
4 24 (1.55%) SAN
5 22 (1.42%) WAN
6 19 (1.22%) Internet
7 16 (1.03%) LAN
7 16 (1.03%) DHCP
8 13 (0.84%) NAS
9 9 (0.58%) SMTP
10 8 (0.52%) VPN
11 7 (0.45%) HTTP
12 5 (0.32%) SSL
12 5 (0.32%) VLAN
13 4 (0.26%) VoIP
14 3 (0.19%) CTI
14 3 (0.19%) Intranet
14 3 (0.19%) SNMP
14 3 (0.19%) FCoE
14 3 (0.19%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 714 (45.98%) SQL Server
2 164 (10.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 149 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 134 (8.63%) Data Warehouse
5 133 (8.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 99 (6.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 84 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 66 (4.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 58 (3.73%) MySQL
10 48 (3.09%) Relational Database
11 38 (2.45%) Oracle Discoverer
12 28 (1.80%) Big Data
13 26 (1.67%) Data Mining
14 23 (1.48%) Oracle Database
15 21 (1.35%) OLAP
15 21 (1.35%) QlikView
16 20 (1.29%) Hadoop
17 19 (1.22%) Spotfire
17 19 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
18 18 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 97 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 93 (5.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (2.25%) Subversion
4 28 (1.80%) JUnit
5 26 (1.67%) Git (software)
6 22 (1.42%) Selenium
7 20 (1.29%) CruiseControl
8 19 (1.22%) NUnit
9 16 (1.03%) Eclipse
10 11 (0.71%) MSBuild
10 11 (0.71%) Jenkins
11 10 (0.64%) Mercurial
12 8 (0.52%) Bitbucket
13 7 (0.45%) Maven
14 6 (0.39%) AccuRev
14 6 (0.39%) Fiddler
14 6 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 5 (0.32%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.32%) Firebug
15 5 (0.32%) TestComplete
General
1 237 (15.26%) Finance
2 109 (7.02%) Retail
3 84 (5.41%) Marketing
4 29 (1.87%) Games
5 24 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 21 (1.35%) Banking
7 20 (1.29%) Legal
8 17 (1.09%) Law
9 16 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 12 (0.77%) Back Office
11 10 (0.64%) Advertising
12 9 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.58%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.39%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.26%) French Language
15 3 (0.19%) Billing
16 2 (0.13%) Electronics
17 1 (0.064%) Front Office
17 1 (0.064%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.064%) German Language
Job Titles
1 837 (53.90%) Developer
2 258 (16.61%) Analyst
3 229 (14.75%) C# Developer
4 199 (12.81%) .NET Developer
5 170 (10.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 165 (10.62%) Senior Developer
7 155 (9.98%) Software Developer
8 103 (6.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 91 (5.86%) DBA
10 84 (5.41%) Web Developer
11 81 (5.22%) Support Analyst
12 77 (4.96%) ASP.NET Developer
13 73 (4.70%) SQL DBA
13 73 (4.70%) Applications Support
14 70 (4.51%) Senior C# Developer
15 61 (3.93%) SQL Developer
16 53 (3.41%) Java Developer
17 48 (3.09%) Junior
18 44 (2.83%) Software Engineer
18 44 (2.83%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 699 (45.01%) .NET
2 509 (32.78%) HTML
3 419 (26.98%) CSS
4 407 (26.21%) ASP.NET
5 310 (19.96%) jQuery
6 257 (16.55%) XML
7 164 (10.56%) .NET Framework
8 155 (9.98%) HTML5
9 149 (9.59%) Web Services
10 148 (9.53%) Ajax
11 112 (7.21%) XSLT
12 110 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 107 (6.89%) CSS3
14 99 (6.37%) WCF
15 84 (5.41%) WPF
16 73 (4.70%) WinForms
17 68 (4.38%) XHTML
18 66 (4.25%) LINQ
19 59 (3.80%) XSD
20 54 (3.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 155 (9.98%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (5.47%) Computer Science
3 73 (4.70%) Mobile App
4 49 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
5 40 (2.58%) Open Source
6 38 (2.45%) Mathematics
7 33 (2.12%) Clustering
8 30 (1.93%) Smartcard
9 29 (1.87%) Visualisation
10 27 (1.74%) N-Tier
11 26 (1.67%) User Experience
12 23 (1.48%) Management Information System
13 15 (0.97%) Client/Server
13 15 (0.97%) Biometrics
14 13 (0.84%) Statistics
15 11 (0.71%) SCADA
15 11 (0.71%) Replication
15 11 (0.71%) Data Integration
16 9 (0.58%) Data Structures
16 9 (0.58%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 338 (21.76%) Windows
2 123 (7.92%) Linux
3 106 (6.83%) UNIX
4 80 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (2.45%) Apple iOS
7 37 (2.38%) Windows 7
8 36 (2.32%) Windows XP
9 25 (1.61%) Android
10 23 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (1.29%) Windows Vista
12 15 (0.97%) Windows 8
13 13 (0.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 13 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (0.64%) SUSE
15 8 (0.52%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.52%) Solaris
16 7 (0.45%) AIX
17 3 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (15.58%) MVC
3 196 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
4 132 (8.50%) Mentoring
5 129 (8.31%) OO
6 117 (7.53%) Software Engineering
7 104 (6.70%) Scrum
8 99 (6.37%) Unit Testing
9 96 (6.18%) ETL
10 80 (5.15%) TDD
11 69 (4.44%) OOP
12 68 (4.38%) E-Commerce
13 67 (4.31%) ITIL
14 64 (4.12%) ERP
14 64 (4.12%) Workflow
15 63 (4.06%) Project Management
15 63 (4.06%) Performance Tuning
16 60 (3.86%) System Testing
17 59 (3.80%) Web Development
18 56 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 622 (40.05%) C#
2 463 (29.81%) JavaScript
3 286 (18.42%) T-SQL
4 223 (14.36%) Java
5 158 (10.17%) VB.NET
6 95 (6.12%) PHP
7 81 (5.22%) C++
8 75 (4.83%) PL/SQL
9 72 (4.64%) VB
10 47 (3.03%) C
11 45 (2.90%) Python
12 34 (2.19%) VBA
13 29 (1.87%) XPath
14 28 (1.80%) Shell Script
15 23 (1.48%) VBScript
16 22 (1.42%) VB6
17 12 (0.77%) R
18 10 (0.64%) PowerShell
18 10 (0.64%) PHP5
19 9 (0.58%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 227 (14.62%) Degree
2 57 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (2.45%) VCP4
4 37 (2.38%) ISEB
5 36 (2.32%) ICAEW
5 36 (2.32%) ACCA
5 36 (2.32%) CIMA
5 36 (2.32%) AAT
6 21 (1.35%) Security Cleared
7 20 (1.29%) ISTQB
8 17 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (1.03%) MCITP
10 15 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (0.77%) MCTS
11 12 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (0.71%) MCSD
12 11 (0.71%) MCSE
13 10 (0.64%) Sun Certification
14 9 (0.58%) MCSA
15 8 (0.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.31%) QA
2 35 (2.25%) ISO 9001
3 34 (2.19%) SLA
4 23 (1.48%) TickIT
5 5 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.13%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.064%) HL7
7 1 (0.064%) DICOM
System Software
1 62 (3.99%) Active Directory
2 50 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (1.74%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.29%) Firmware
5 11 (0.71%) VMware ESX
6 9 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (0.39%) XenApp
8 6 (0.39%) HDFS
9 5 (0.32%) vSphere
9 5 (0.32%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.064%) XenServer
11 1 (0.064%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.064%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.064%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (0.84%) SCCM
2 9 (0.58%) SCOM
3 8 (0.52%) WSUS
4 5 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.26%) WMI
6 3 (0.19%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.19%) CA Endevor
7 2 (0.13%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.13%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.064%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.064%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.064%) Legato
8 1 (0.064%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.064%) MAINVIEW
8 1 (0.064%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 352 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 207 (13.33%) Oracle
3 100 (6.44%) VMware
4 32 (2.06%) IBM
5 28 (1.80%) SAP
6 27 (1.74%) Citrix
7 24 (1.55%) Tableau
8 23 (1.48%) Business Objects
8 23 (1.48%) Sun
9 21 (1.35%) HP
10 20 (1.29%) Cognos
11 18 (1.16%) Cisco
11 18 (1.16%) NetApp
12 17 (1.09%) Sage
13 16 (1.03%) Teradata
14 15 (0.97%) Red Hat
15 13 (0.84%) Google
15 13 (0.84%) Veeam
15 13 (0.84%) Dell
16 12 (0.77%) Informatica
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
East Midlands
Conspicuous
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + 30000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Robert Half
Salary: £32000 per annum + Healthcare, Life Insurance
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago