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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 81 152 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 19.24% 32.90% 32.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.51% 60.08% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 74 140 115
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
205 253 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 48.69% 54.76% 62.30%
Number of salaries quoted 179 230 219
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 105 (56.45%) .NET
2 104 (55.91%) SQL Server
3 99 (53.23%) C#
4 87 (46.77%) JavaScript
5 81 (43.55%) CSS
6 79 (42.47%) ASP.NET
6 79 (42.47%) HTML
7 68 (36.56%) jQuery
8 58 (31.18%) Microsoft
9 55 (29.57%) .NET Framework
10 49 (26.34%) T-SQL
11 43 (23.12%) MVC
12 38 (20.43%) XML
13 37 (19.89%) Mentoring
14 33 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
15 32 (17.20%) Ajax
15 32 (17.20%) SQL Server 2008
16 31 (16.67%) Windows
16 31 (16.67%) SOAP
16 31 (16.67%) SDLC
17 30 (16.13%) Web Services
18 29 (15.59%) SQL Server 2005
19 28 (15.05%) Retail
20 27 (14.52%) SQL Server 2012
20 27 (14.52%) XSLT
21 26 (13.98%) Performance Tuning
22 25 (13.44%) VB
23 24 (12.90%) XSD
24 23 (12.37%) XHTML
24 23 (12.37%) Analytical Skills

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (6.45%) IIS
2 5 (2.69%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.15%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.61%) SAS
4 3 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.54%) Apache
6 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 18 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.76%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) SPSS
4 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.15%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.08%) SAP SRM
2 2 (1.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.54%) Movex
3 1 (0.54%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.54%) Magento
3 1 (0.54%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.61%) SaaS
2 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.08%) Silverpop
3 1 (0.54%) Office 365
3 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.15%) Firewall
2 3 (1.61%) DNS
2 3 (1.61%) LAN
2 3 (1.61%) WAN
2 3 (1.61%) FTP
3 2 (1.08%) HTTP
3 2 (1.08%) VLAN
4 1 (0.54%) SAN
4 1 (0.54%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (55.91%) SQL Server
2 32 (17.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (15.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 27 (14.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (9.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (3.76%) MySQL
11 4 (2.15%) OLAP
11 4 (2.15%) MS Access
12 3 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.61%) Adabas
12 3 (1.61%) OLAP Cube
13 2 (1.08%) Cognos Report Studio
13 2 (1.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 2 (1.08%) Cognos Transformer
13 2 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.69%) Selenium
4 3 (1.61%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.08%) NUnit
5 2 (1.08%) Subversion
5 2 (1.08%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.08%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.54%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.54%) TestComplete
6 1 (0.54%) TestPartner
6 1 (0.54%) JIRA
General
1 28 (15.05%) Retail
2 15 (8.06%) Finance
3 8 (4.30%) Marketing
4 7 (3.76%) French Language
5 3 (1.61%) German Language
5 3 (1.61%) Italian Language
5 3 (1.61%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 126 (67.74%) Developer
2 39 (20.97%) Software Developer
3 38 (20.43%) Senior Developer
4 35 (18.82%) .NET Developer
5 27 (14.52%) C# Developer
6 26 (13.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (12.90%) ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (12.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (11.29%) Senior Software Developer
10 19 (10.22%) Analyst
11 12 (6.45%) Development Manager
11 12 (6.45%) Software Development Manager
11 12 (6.45%) Software Manager
12 10 (5.38%) SQL Developer
13 9 (4.84%) Junior
14 8 (4.30%) Senior .NET Developer
14 8 (4.30%) AWS Developer
15 7 (3.76%) Web Developer
15 7 (3.76%) DBA
16 6 (3.23%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (56.45%) .NET
2 81 (43.55%) CSS
3 79 (42.47%) HTML
3 79 (42.47%) ASP.NET
4 68 (36.56%) jQuery
5 55 (29.57%) .NET Framework
6 38 (20.43%) XML
7 32 (17.20%) Ajax
8 31 (16.67%) SOAP
9 30 (16.13%) Web Services
10 27 (14.52%) XSLT
11 24 (12.90%) XSD
12 23 (12.37%) XHTML
13 22 (11.83%) CSS3
14 19 (10.22%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (6.45%) HTML5
16 11 (5.91%) Entity Framework
16 11 (5.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 8 (4.30%) WPF
18 7 (3.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.23%) AS400
2 6 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.69%) EPoS
3 5 (2.69%) NHS
3 5 (2.69%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.15%) iSeries
4 4 (2.15%) Clustering
5 2 (1.08%) Statistics
5 2 (1.08%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.08%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.54%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.54%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.54%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.54%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.54%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.54%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.67%) Windows
2 13 (6.99%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.76%) Linux
5 4 (2.15%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.15%) UNIX
5 4 (2.15%) Android
6 3 (1.61%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.61%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.61%) Solaris
7 2 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.08%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.12%) MVC
2 37 (19.89%) Mentoring
3 33 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (16.67%) SDLC
5 26 (13.98%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (9.14%) Web Development
7 14 (7.53%) Open Source
8 12 (6.45%) People Management
9 11 (5.91%) Software Engineering
9 11 (5.91%) E-Commerce
10 10 (5.38%) ETL
11 8 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (3.23%) OO
12 6 (3.23%) Migration
12 6 (3.23%) Analytics
12 6 (3.23%) Unit Testing
13 5 (2.69%) Data Migration
13 5 (2.69%) Scrum
13 5 (2.69%) Data Analysis
13 5 (2.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 99 (53.23%) C#
2 87 (46.77%) JavaScript
3 49 (26.34%) T-SQL
4 25 (13.44%) VB
5 21 (11.29%) PHP
6 20 (10.75%) VB.NET
7 14 (7.53%) Java
8 7 (3.76%) COBOL
9 6 (3.23%) C
9 6 (3.23%) RPG
10 5 (2.69%) VB6
10 5 (2.69%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.69%) VBA
10 5 (2.69%) Python
11 3 (1.61%) NATURAL
11 3 (1.61%) JCL
11 3 (1.61%) RPG IV
11 3 (1.61%) RPG III
12 2 (1.08%) R
12 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (8.06%) Degree
2 2 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.54%) MCP
3 1 (0.54%) MCDBA
3 1 (0.54%) ISEB
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.54%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.30%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.54%) XenApp
4 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.54%) MOM
2 1 (0.54%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (31.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.76%) Oracle
3 6 (3.23%) JD Edwards
4 5 (2.69%) VMware
4 5 (2.69%) Telerik
4 5 (2.69%) SAP
5 4 (2.15%) Cognos
5 4 (2.15%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.61%) Citrix
6 3 (1.61%) IBM
7 2 (1.08%) Metastorm
7 2 (1.08%) Veeam
7 2 (1.08%) hybris
7 2 (1.08%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.54%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.54%) Remedy
8 1 (0.54%) Endeca
8 1 (0.54%) Google
8 1 (0.54%) StreamServe
8 1 (0.54%) Infor
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Salary: benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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Concept Resourcing
Posted: 20 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefit package
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum 6% pension, private health care, 25
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, 25 days, Flexi-time
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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