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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 91 171 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.62% 31.84% 31.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.39% 56.44% 49.58%
Number of salaries quoted 85 160 106
Average salary £35,500 £39,000 £33,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.97% +15.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
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
205 303 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 48.69% 56.42% 63.30%
Number of salaries quoted 181 280 219
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 5 August 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 126 (63.96%) SQL Server
2 114 (57.87%) .NET
3 108 (54.82%) C#
4 95 (48.22%) JavaScript
5 91 (46.19%) CSS
6 90 (45.69%) HTML
7 87 (44.16%) ASP.NET
8 82 (41.62%) jQuery
9 63 (31.98%) .NET Framework
10 55 (27.92%) Microsoft
11 53 (26.90%) T-SQL
12 47 (23.86%) MVC
13 46 (23.35%) XML
14 40 (20.30%) SOAP
15 39 (19.80%) Mentoring
16 36 (18.27%) Ajax
16 36 (18.27%) SQL Server 2008
17 34 (17.26%) Windows
18 33 (16.75%) SQL Server 2005
19 32 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
19 32 (16.24%) XSLT
19 32 (16.24%) SQL Server 2012
19 32 (16.24%) SDLC
20 31 (15.74%) Web Services
21 30 (15.23%) Performance Tuning
22 28 (14.21%) XSD
22 28 (14.21%) XHTML
23 26 (13.20%) VB
23 26 (13.20%) CSS3
24 24 (12.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 13 (6.60%) IIS
2 4 (2.03%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.03%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.51%) SAS
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.02%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.51%) Retail-J
3 1 (0.51%) Movex
3 1 (0.51%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.51%) Magento
3 1 (0.51%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.02%) Silverpop
3 1 (0.51%) Office 365
3 1 (0.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.05%) Firewall
2 4 (2.03%) LAN
2 4 (2.03%) WAN
3 3 (1.52%) HTTP
3 3 (1.52%) DNS
3 3 (1.52%) VLAN
4 2 (1.02%) SAN
5 1 (0.51%) Internet
5 1 (0.51%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.51%) SSL
5 1 (0.51%) VPN
5 1 (0.51%) DHCP
5 1 (0.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (63.96%) SQL Server
2 36 (18.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (16.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 32 (16.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (12.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (11.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (8.63%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (7.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (7.11%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (3.05%) Cognos Report Studio
10 6 (3.05%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 6 (3.05%) Cognos Transformer
11 5 (2.54%) MySQL
12 4 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (2.03%) OLAP
12 4 (2.03%) MS Access
13 3 (1.52%) Adabas
13 3 (1.52%) OLAP Cube
14 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.05%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.54%) Selenium
4 4 (2.03%) HP UFT
5 3 (1.52%) Subversion
5 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.02%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.02%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.02%) TestPartner
6 2 (1.02%) NUnit
7 1 (0.51%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.51%) Maven
7 1 (0.51%) JIRA
7 1 (0.51%) Ranorex
General
1 23 (11.68%) Retail
2 13 (6.60%) Finance
3 5 (2.54%) French Language
4 4 (2.03%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.03%) Marketing
5 3 (1.52%) Back Office
5 3 (1.52%) German Language
5 3 (1.52%) Italian Language
5 3 (1.52%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 135 (68.53%) Developer
2 42 (21.32%) Software Developer
3 41 (20.81%) .NET Developer
4 38 (19.29%) Senior Developer
5 36 (18.27%) C# Developer
6 35 (17.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 29 (14.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (14.72%) ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (11.17%) Senior Software Developer
9 20 (10.15%) Analyst
10 13 (6.60%) SQL Developer
11 12 (6.09%) Software Development Manager
11 12 (6.09%) Development Manager
11 12 (6.09%) Software Manager
12 8 (4.06%) AWS Developer
12 8 (4.06%) DBA
12 8 (4.06%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (3.05%) Junior
13 6 (3.05%) Web Developer
13 6 (3.05%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (57.87%) .NET
2 91 (46.19%) CSS
3 90 (45.69%) HTML
4 87 (44.16%) ASP.NET
5 82 (41.62%) jQuery
6 63 (31.98%) .NET Framework
7 46 (23.35%) XML
8 40 (20.30%) SOAP
9 36 (18.27%) Ajax
10 32 (16.24%) XSLT
11 31 (15.74%) Web Services
12 28 (14.21%) XHTML
12 28 (14.21%) XSD
13 26 (13.20%) CSS3
14 23 (11.68%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (8.12%) HTML5
16 15 (7.61%) Entity Framework
17 9 (4.57%) KnockoutJS
17 9 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 9 (4.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.05%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.54%) Clustering
3 5 (2.54%) NHS
4 4 (2.03%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.02%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.02%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.02%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.51%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.51%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.51%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.51%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.51%) iSeries
7 1 (0.51%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.51%) AS400
7 1 (0.51%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.51%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.26%) Windows
2 13 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.55%) Linux
5 5 (2.54%) Windows XP
5 5 (2.54%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.03%) Android
6 4 (2.03%) Solaris
6 4 (2.03%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.52%) UNIX
8 2 (1.02%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.02%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.02%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (23.86%) MVC
2 39 (19.80%) Mentoring
3 32 (16.24%) SDLC
3 32 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (15.23%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (8.12%) Web Development
6 15 (7.61%) Open Source
7 12 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (6.09%) People Management
8 10 (5.08%) ETL
9 7 (3.55%) Software Engineering
10 6 (3.05%) Migration
10 6 (3.05%) Scrum
10 6 (3.05%) Data Analysis
10 6 (3.05%) E-Commerce
10 6 (3.05%) Unit Testing
11 5 (2.54%) Data Migration
11 5 (2.54%) OO
11 5 (2.54%) Mobile Development
12 4 (2.03%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 108 (54.82%) C#
2 95 (48.22%) JavaScript
3 53 (26.90%) T-SQL
4 26 (13.20%) VB
5 22 (11.17%) VB.NET
6 21 (10.66%) PHP
7 15 (7.61%) Java
8 6 (3.05%) VBA
8 6 (3.05%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.54%) VB6
9 5 (2.54%) Python
9 5 (2.54%) C
9 5 (2.54%) COBOL
10 3 (1.52%) Delphi
10 3 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.52%) NATURAL
10 3 (1.52%) JCL
11 2 (1.02%) Ruby
11 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.02%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (5.08%) Degree
2 2 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.02%) MCP
2 2 (1.02%) MCDBA
2 2 (1.02%) ISEB
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.06%) QA
2 3 (1.52%) SLA
3 2 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.52%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.51%) XenApp
4 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.51%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.51%) MOM
2 1 (0.51%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.51%) SCCM
2 1 (0.51%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 55 (27.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.06%) Cognos
3 7 (3.55%) Oracle
4 5 (2.54%) SAP
4 5 (2.54%) VMware
4 5 (2.54%) Telerik
5 4 (2.03%) Citrix
5 4 (2.03%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.52%) Red Gate
7 2 (1.02%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.02%) hybris
7 2 (1.02%) NetApp
7 2 (1.02%) IBM
7 2 (1.02%) Metastorm
8 1 (0.51%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.51%) Remedy
8 1 (0.51%) Endeca
8 1 (0.51%) Google
8 1 (0.51%) StreamServe
8 1 (0.51%) Infor
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicester
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago