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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 157 123 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 32.85% 32.37% 27.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 59.92% 53.25% 41.25%
Number of salaries quoted 146 114 92
Average salary £36,000 £33,800 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% +0.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
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
262 231 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 54.81% 60.79% 67.80%
Number of salaries quoted 240 217 249
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,000
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 22 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 187 (58.81%) SQL Server
2 169 (53.14%) .NET
3 157 (49.37%) C#
4 135 (42.45%) HTML
5 129 (40.57%) CSS
6 128 (40.25%) T-SQL
7 120 (37.74%) ASP.NET
8 112 (35.22%) jQuery
9 110 (34.59%) JavaScript
10 92 (28.93%) Microsoft
11 79 (24.84%) XML
11 79 (24.84%) Ajax
12 71 (22.33%) MVC
13 70 (22.01%) XHTML
13 70 (22.01%) .NET Framework
14 63 (19.81%) XSLT
14 63 (19.81%) ASP.NET MVC
15 62 (19.50%) HTML5
15 62 (19.50%) Business Intelligence
16 58 (18.24%) CSS3
17 56 (17.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 53 (16.67%) VB.NET
19 50 (15.72%) SQL Server 2008
20 49 (15.41%) SQL Server 2012
20 49 (15.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 45 (14.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 44 (13.84%) SOAP
23 42 (13.21%) Web Services
23 42 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 40 (12.58%) SQL Server 2005

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 20 (6.29%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.66%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.52%) Jetty
4 6 (1.89%) IIS
4 6 (1.89%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.26%) Commerce Server
6 4 (1.26%) CMS
7 3 (0.94%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.63%) CICS
8 2 (0.63%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.63%) Apache
8 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.31%) Lync
9 1 (0.31%) WordPress
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 31 (9.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.94%) SAP SRM
3 3 (0.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) SaaS
1 2 (0.63%) Office 365
2 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.86%) Internet
2 8 (2.52%) HTTP
3 6 (1.89%) WAN
4 2 (0.63%) LDAP
4 2 (0.63%) Firewall
4 2 (0.63%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.31%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.31%) LAN
5 1 (0.31%) FTP
5 1 (0.31%) VPN
5 1 (0.31%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (58.81%) SQL Server
2 50 (15.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (15.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 49 (15.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (14.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 42 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 40 (12.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 35 (11.01%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (8.18%) Relational Database
9 25 (7.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 24 (7.55%) RDBMS
11 17 (5.35%) Oracle BI EE
12 14 (4.40%) OLAP
13 12 (3.77%) MySQL
14 10 (3.14%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (2.52%) Oracle Database
16 6 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
16 6 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
17 5 (1.57%) Oracle ODI
17 5 (1.57%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 23 (7.23%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.46%) Eclipse
3 10 (3.14%) NUnit
4 7 (2.20%) Subversion
5 6 (1.89%) Ant
5 6 (1.89%) Maven
6 5 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.94%) Hudson
7 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Blend
7 3 (0.94%) TestPartner
7 3 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.63%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.31%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.31%) Selenium
9 1 (0.31%) CruiseControl
General
1 25 (7.86%) Marketing
1 25 (7.86%) Retail
2 10 (3.14%) Back Office
3 9 (2.83%) Finance
4 8 (2.52%) Aerospace
5 7 (2.20%) Advertising
6 4 (1.26%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.26%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.31%) Billing
7 1 (0.31%) Automotive
7 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 216 (67.92%) Developer
2 66 (20.75%) .NET Developer
3 43 (13.52%) Web Developer
4 41 (12.89%) C# Developer
5 35 (11.01%) Senior Developer
6 32 (10.06%) Analyst
7 31 (9.75%) Software Developer
8 30 (9.43%) SQL DBA
8 30 (9.43%) DBA
8 30 (9.43%) C# .NET Developer
9 28 (8.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 27 (8.49%) ASP.NET Developer
11 25 (7.86%) SQL Developer
12 18 (5.66%) Java Developer
13 16 (5.03%) Administrator
14 15 (4.72%) Architect
15 14 (4.40%) SQL Server Developer
16 13 (4.09%) Programmer
17 12 (3.77%) Senior Web Developer
17 12 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (53.14%) .NET
2 135 (42.45%) HTML
3 129 (40.57%) CSS
4 120 (37.74%) ASP.NET
5 112 (35.22%) jQuery
6 79 (24.84%) XML
6 79 (24.84%) Ajax
7 70 (22.01%) XHTML
7 70 (22.01%) .NET Framework
8 63 (19.81%) XSLT
8 63 (19.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 62 (19.50%) HTML5
10 58 (18.24%) CSS3
11 56 (17.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 44 (13.84%) SOAP
13 42 (13.21%) Web Services
14 38 (11.95%) LINQ
15 34 (10.69%) XSD
16 30 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 29 (9.12%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.14%) Thin Client
1 10 (3.14%) Fat Client
2 8 (2.52%) Computer Science
3 6 (1.89%) Tandem
4 5 (1.57%) Clustering
5 4 (1.26%) Replication
5 4 (1.26%) Data Extraction
5 4 (1.26%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.94%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.94%) W3C
7 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.63%) EPoS
7 2 (0.63%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.31%) New Media
8 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.31%) Social Media
8 1 (0.31%) Open Source
8 1 (0.31%) iPhone
8 1 (0.31%) Life Science
8 1 (0.31%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.81%) Windows
2 8 (2.52%) Linux
3 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (0.94%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (0.94%) Windows Vista
3 3 (0.94%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.63%) UNIX
5 1 (0.31%) Android
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (22.33%) MVC
2 62 (19.50%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
4 34 (10.69%) E-Commerce
5 32 (10.06%) TDD
6 27 (8.49%) Data Analysis
7 26 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (7.23%) OWASP
8 23 (7.23%) Web Accessibility
9 22 (6.92%) Business Analysis
9 22 (6.92%) ETL
9 22 (6.92%) Scrum
10 18 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (5.35%) UML
12 14 (4.40%) CRM
12 14 (4.40%) Software Engineering
12 14 (4.40%) Web Development
13 13 (4.09%) Test Scripting
13 13 (4.09%) Dimensional Modelling
13 13 (4.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 157 (49.37%) C#
2 128 (40.25%) T-SQL
3 110 (34.59%) JavaScript
4 53 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 33 (10.38%) Java
6 21 (6.60%) VB
7 14 (4.40%) VBScript
8 12 (3.77%) PHP
9 9 (2.83%) VBA
10 8 (2.52%) VB6
11 7 (2.20%) Delphi
12 6 (1.89%) Perl
13 4 (1.26%) PHP5
13 4 (1.26%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.94%) XAML
14 3 (0.94%) Python
14 3 (0.94%) C++
14 3 (0.94%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.63%) JCL
15 2 (0.63%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (4.72%) Degree
3 13 (4.09%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.09%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.83%) MCITP
5 8 (2.52%) ISEB
6 7 (2.20%) MCSE
7 6 (1.89%) MCTS
8 5 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.26%) MCSM
9 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 3 (0.94%) MCSD
11 2 (0.63%) CCNA
11 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.31%) MCP
12 1 (0.31%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.26%) QA
2 3 (0.94%) SLA
3 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.63%) XenApp
3 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.63%) vSphere
3 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 92 (28.93%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.38%) Oracle
3 17 (5.35%) Informatica
4 14 (4.40%) SAP
5 12 (3.77%) JBoss
6 6 (1.89%) ATG
6 6 (1.89%) Intershop
6 6 (1.89%) hybris
6 6 (1.89%) Demandware
7 5 (1.57%) VMware
7 5 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.26%) Cognos
8 4 (1.26%) Telerik
9 3 (0.94%) Twitter
10 2 (0.63%) Citrix
10 2 (0.63%) IBM
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