The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 82 167 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.04% 30.93% 30.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.00% 43.95% 46.07%
Number of salaries quoted 76 144 67
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £27,150 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,850 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL
Leicestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
200 380 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 53.76% 70.37% 65.86%
Number of salaries quoted 187 337 166
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SQL
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

SQL Salary Trend in Leicester

SQL
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

1 121 (50.21%) SQL Server
2 110 (45.64%) .NET
3 104 (43.15%) C#
4 84 (34.85%) HTML
5 81 (33.61%) CSS
6 74 (30.71%) ASP.NET
7 73 (30.29%) jQuery
8 69 (28.63%) T-SQL
9 60 (24.90%) JavaScript
10 51 (21.16%) Windows
11 49 (20.33%) MVC
12 46 (19.09%) Business Intelligence
12 46 (19.09%) Ajax
12 46 (19.09%) HTML5
13 45 (18.67%) XHTML
14 44 (18.26%) XML
14 44 (18.26%) CSS3
15 39 (16.18%) XSLT
16 37 (15.35%) Oracle
16 37 (15.35%) .NET Framework
17 36 (14.94%) Microsoft
18 33 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
19 32 (13.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 31 (12.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 31 (12.86%) VB.NET
21 30 (12.45%) Data Warehouse
22 28 (11.62%) MS Excel
23 27 (11.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 26 (10.79%) Java
25 25 (10.37%) Agile Software Development

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 12 (4.98%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.07%) JBoss
2 5 (2.07%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.66%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.24%) Jetty
4 3 (1.24%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.24%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.83%) CICS
5 2 (0.83%) IIS
5 2 (0.83%) WordPress
5 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.41%) Apache
6 1 (0.41%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (11.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (3.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.83%) SAP SRM
2 2 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.83%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) GitHub
2 1 (0.41%) IaaS
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.47%) Internet
2 6 (2.49%) WAN
3 3 (1.24%) Firewall
3 3 (1.24%) HTTP
3 3 (1.24%) VPN
4 2 (0.83%) IP Telephony
4 2 (0.83%) LAN
4 2 (0.83%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.41%) DHCP
5 1 (0.41%) FTP
5 1 (0.41%) VLAN
5 1 (0.41%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.41%) DNS
5 1 (0.41%) SSL
5 1 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (50.21%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (12.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (12.45%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (11.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 21 (8.71%) Relational Database
7 20 (8.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (8.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (8.30%) RDBMS
8 19 (7.88%) Oracle BI EE
9 16 (6.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (4.98%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (4.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (2.49%) PowerCenter
12 6 (2.49%) MySQL
12 6 (2.49%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (2.07%) Essbase
13 5 (2.07%) Oracle OWB
13 5 (2.07%) Oracle ODI
14 4 (1.66%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Subversion
1 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Blend
2 4 (1.66%) Hudson
2 4 (1.66%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.41%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.41%) TestPartner
4 1 (0.41%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (9.54%) Finance
2 16 (6.64%) Retail
3 10 (4.15%) Marketing
4 8 (3.32%) Back Office
5 6 (2.49%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.24%) Music Industry
7 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 144 (59.75%) Developer
2 42 (17.43%) .NET Developer
3 37 (15.35%) Analyst
4 35 (14.52%) C# Developer
5 30 (12.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (11.20%) SQL DBA
6 27 (11.20%) DBA
7 26 (10.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (10.37%) ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (9.54%) Software Developer
10 22 (9.13%) Web Developer
11 21 (8.71%) SQL Developer
12 15 (6.22%) Administrator
12 15 (6.22%) Programmer
13 11 (4.56%) Support Analyst
13 11 (4.56%) Technical Architect
13 11 (4.56%) Architect
13 11 (4.56%) Senior Technical Architect
13 11 (4.56%) IT Architect
13 11 (4.56%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (45.64%) .NET
2 84 (34.85%) HTML
3 81 (33.61%) CSS
4 74 (30.71%) ASP.NET
5 73 (30.29%) jQuery
6 46 (19.09%) HTML5
6 46 (19.09%) Ajax
7 45 (18.67%) XHTML
8 44 (18.26%) XML
8 44 (18.26%) CSS3
9 39 (16.18%) XSLT
10 37 (15.35%) .NET Framework
11 24 (9.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 22 (9.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (8.71%) WPF
14 18 (7.47%) Web Services
15 17 (7.05%) LINQ
16 16 (6.64%) ASP.NET MVC 2
17 15 (6.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 15 (6.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.32%) Thin Client
2 8 (3.32%) Fat Client
3 7 (2.90%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.49%) Tandem
5 5 (2.07%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.66%) Data Extraction
6 4 (1.66%) Clustering
7 3 (1.24%) Replication
7 3 (1.24%) Open Source
7 3 (1.24%) User Experience
8 2 (0.83%) New Media
8 2 (0.83%) Life Science
8 2 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.83%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.83%) EPoS
9 1 (0.41%) W3C
9 1 (0.41%) VSAM
9 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 51 (21.16%) Windows
2 18 (7.47%) UNIX
3 6 (2.49%) Linux
4 2 (0.83%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.83%) Android
4 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.83%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.33%) MVC
2 46 (19.09%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (9.96%) Logistics
5 23 (9.54%) Performance Tuning
5 23 (9.54%) ITIL
6 21 (8.71%) Mentoring
7 18 (7.47%) Project Management
7 18 (7.47%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (7.05%) ETL
9 14 (5.81%) E-Commerce
10 13 (5.39%) Data Analysis
11 12 (4.98%) Software Engineering
11 12 (4.98%) Technical Architecture
11 12 (4.98%) Analytics
11 12 (4.98%) Data Modelling
11 12 (4.98%) TDD
11 12 (4.98%) Data Security
11 12 (4.98%) Workflow
11 12 (4.98%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 104 (43.15%) C#
2 69 (28.63%) T-SQL
3 60 (24.90%) JavaScript
4 31 (12.86%) VB.NET
5 26 (10.79%) Java
6 19 (7.88%) VB
7 12 (4.98%) VBScript
8 10 (4.15%) Delphi
9 8 (3.32%) VBA
10 7 (2.90%) PHP
11 5 (2.07%) VB6
12 4 (1.66%) JCL
12 4 (1.66%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.66%) COBOL
13 3 (1.24%) C
13 3 (1.24%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.83%) NATURAL
14 2 (0.83%) C++
14 2 (0.83%) Perl
14 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (8.71%) Degree
2 12 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.90%) MCSE
3 7 (2.90%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 4 (1.66%) MCSM
4 4 (1.66%) MCITP
5 3 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.83%) MCTS
6 2 (0.83%) MCSD
6 2 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.83%) CCNA
7 1 (0.41%) ISEB
7 1 (0.41%) MCP
7 1 (0.41%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.49%) SLA
2 3 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.83%) COBIT
3 2 (0.83%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 14 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.66%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.24%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.83%) XenApp
4 2 (0.83%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.83%) vSphere
4 2 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (1.66%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.41%) SCCM
2 1 (0.41%) SCOM
2 1 (0.41%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 37 (15.35%) Oracle
2 36 (14.94%) Microsoft
3 19 (7.88%) Informatica
4 16 (6.64%) VMware
5 10 (4.15%) SAP
6 4 (1.66%) IBM
6 4 (1.66%) Citrix
6 4 (1.66%) Twitter
7 2 (0.83%) Google
7 2 (0.83%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.83%) Retek
8 1 (0.41%) Apple
8 1 (0.41%) Adobe
8 1 (0.41%) Tableau
8 1 (0.41%) Telerik
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Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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