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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 110 161 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 25.17% 28.20% 34.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.61% 46.67% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 106 151 121
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
236 345 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 54.00% 60.42% 66.49%
Number of salaries quoted 206 307 233
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 26 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

1 143 (71.50%) SQL Server
2 126 (63.00%) .NET
3 112 (56.00%) C#
4 97 (48.50%) JavaScript
5 91 (45.50%) jQuery
6 90 (45.00%) HTML
6 90 (45.00%) CSS
7 89 (44.50%) ASP.NET
8 73 (36.50%) .NET Framework
9 62 (31.00%) T-SQL
9 62 (31.00%) Microsoft
10 56 (28.00%) XML
11 52 (26.00%) Ajax
12 48 (24.00%) SOAP
13 46 (23.00%) XSLT
13 46 (23.00%) MVC
14 45 (22.50%) SQL Server 2012
15 44 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
16 43 (21.50%) SQL Server 2005
17 42 (21.00%) XHTML
18 40 (20.00%) Web Services
19 39 (19.50%) XSD
19 39 (19.50%) Windows
20 34 (17.00%) ASP.NET MVC
21 33 (16.50%) VB.NET
22 31 (15.50%) Performance Tuning
23 27 (13.50%) SDLC
24 24 (12.00%) CSS3
25 23 (11.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 23 (11.50%) Mentoring

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 (6.00%) IIS
2 6 (3.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.50%) CMS
6 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.00%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.50%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.00%) Firewall
2 5 (2.50%) LAN
2 5 (2.50%) WAN
3 4 (2.00%) SMTP
4 3 (1.50%) DNS
4 3 (1.50%) SAN
4 3 (1.50%) SMPP
5 2 (1.00%) VPN
5 2 (1.00%) VLAN
5 2 (1.00%) Internet
6 1 (0.50%) SSL
6 1 (0.50%) DHCP
6 1 (0.50%) HTTP
6 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.50%) Network Security
6 1 (0.50%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (71.50%) SQL Server
2 45 (22.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 44 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 43 (21.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (11.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (9.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (7.00%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (3.00%) Cognos Report Studio
9 6 (3.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 6 (3.00%) Cognos Transformer
10 5 (2.50%) MySQL
11 3 (1.50%) Adabas
11 3 (1.50%) OLAP
12 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.00%) OLAP Cube
13 1 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.50%) Essbase
13 1 (0.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.50%) TestPartner
3 2 (1.00%) Subversion
3 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.50%) Ranorex
4 1 (0.50%) Maven
4 1 (0.50%) Selenium
4 1 (0.50%) TestComplete
General
1 13 (6.50%) Finance
2 8 (4.00%) Retail
3 5 (2.50%) Marketing
4 4 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.50%) Back Office
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) French Language
6 1 (0.50%) German Language
6 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 136 (68.00%) Developer
2 52 (26.00%) Software Developer
3 43 (21.50%) Senior Developer
4 36 (18.00%) .NET Developer
5 34 (17.00%) C# Developer
6 30 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 27 (13.50%) Senior Software Developer
8 25 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (9.00%) Analyst
11 9 (4.50%) Applications Support
11 9 (4.50%) SQL Developer
12 7 (3.50%) Support Engineer
13 6 (3.00%) Web Developer
13 6 (3.00%) DBA
13 6 (3.00%) Senior .NET Developer
14 5 (2.50%) Senior C# Developer
14 5 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 5 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
14 5 (2.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (63.00%) .NET
2 91 (45.50%) jQuery
3 90 (45.00%) HTML
3 90 (45.00%) CSS
4 89 (44.50%) ASP.NET
5 73 (36.50%) .NET Framework
6 56 (28.00%) XML
7 52 (26.00%) Ajax
8 48 (24.00%) SOAP
9 46 (23.00%) XSLT
10 42 (21.00%) XHTML
11 40 (20.00%) Web Services
12 39 (19.50%) XSD
13 34 (17.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (12.00%) CSS3
15 19 (9.50%) Entity Framework
16 18 (9.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 17 (8.50%) LINQ
18 13 (6.50%) HTML5
19 8 (4.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.00%) Clustering
2 8 (4.00%) Graphic Design
3 5 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.50%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.00%) NHS
6 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.50%) Replication
7 1 (0.50%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.50%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.50%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.50%) PMI
7 1 (0.50%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 39 (19.50%) Windows
2 12 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (4.00%) UNIX
5 6 (3.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.50%) Linux
7 4 (2.00%) Android
7 4 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (2.00%) Solaris
8 3 (1.50%) AIX
8 3 (1.50%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (23.00%) MVC
2 31 (15.50%) Performance Tuning
3 27 (13.50%) SDLC
4 23 (11.50%) Mentoring
5 20 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (5.50%) Open Source
7 10 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (4.50%) OO
9 7 (3.50%) Web Design
9 7 (3.50%) System Testing
9 7 (3.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (3.00%) Data Analysis
10 6 (3.00%) ITIL
11 5 (2.50%) Change Management
11 5 (2.50%) Waterfall
11 5 (2.50%) Web Development
12 4 (2.00%) Load Testing
12 4 (2.00%) Kimball Methodology
12 4 (2.00%) People Management
12 4 (2.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 112 (56.00%) C#
2 97 (48.50%) JavaScript
3 62 (31.00%) T-SQL
4 33 (16.50%) VB.NET
5 18 (9.00%) VB
6 12 (6.00%) Java
7 8 (4.00%) VB6
8 6 (3.00%) PHP
9 5 (2.50%) Perl
9 5 (2.50%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.50%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.00%) Delphi
10 4 (2.00%) Python
11 3 (1.50%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.50%) NATURAL
11 3 (1.50%) JCL
11 3 (1.50%) AWK
11 3 (1.50%) COBOL
11 3 (1.50%) Bourne shell
12 2 (1.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (5.00%) Degree
2 3 (1.50%) MCP
2 3 (1.50%) ISEB
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.00%) MCDBA
3 2 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.00%) QA
2 4 (2.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.50%) Firmware
3 5 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.50%) XenApp
4 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) CA Endevor
1 1 (0.50%) SCCM
1 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
1 1 (0.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 62 (31.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.50%) Cognos
3 8 (4.00%) VMware
4 6 (3.00%) Citrix
5 5 (2.50%) Oracle
5 5 (2.50%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.50%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.50%) NetApp
6 3 (1.50%) Red Gate
7 2 (1.00%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.00%) Telerik
7 2 (1.00%) Google
7 2 (1.00%) SAP
8 1 (0.50%) Cisco
8 1 (0.50%) IBM
8 1 (0.50%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.50%) Dell
8 1 (0.50%) Veeam
8 1 (0.50%) hybris
Leicester, Leicestershire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd.
Salary: £39k Basic + Bonus (c15%), Pension, Healthcare, Other Great Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago