The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 182 248 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 25.17% 26.35% 30.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.15% 42.98% 53.37%
Number of salaries quoted 167 231 191
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
SQL
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
386 577 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 53.39% 61.32% 56.96%
Number of salaries quoted 337 523 356
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £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 Leicestershire

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SQL
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

SQL Salary Trend in Leicestershire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

SQL
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -1 107 £40,000 - 14
Loughborough +7 21 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Lutterworth -4 4 - - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 4 £36,250 -
Melton Mowbray -1 3 £44,000 +66.03%
Kegworth - 2 - - 1
Hinckley - 1 £30,000 -
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

1 210 (60.52%) .NET
2 207 (59.65%) SQL Server
3 189 (54.47%) C#
4 131 (37.75%) ASP.NET
5 117 (33.72%) HTML
6 113 (32.56%) JavaScript
7 104 (29.97%) jQuery
8 99 (28.53%) CSS
9 87 (25.07%) T-SQL
10 82 (23.63%) XML
11 79 (22.77%) Windows
12 78 (22.48%) .NET Framework
13 76 (21.90%) Microsoft
14 65 (18.73%) XSLT
15 62 (17.87%) VB.NET
16 60 (17.29%) Ajax
17 57 (16.43%) SQL Server 2008
18 54 (15.56%) MVC
19 52 (14.99%) Agile Software Development
20 49 (14.12%) XHTML
21 48 (13.83%) SQL Server 2005
22 47 (13.54%) SQL Server 2012
23 46 (13.26%) Web Services
24 45 (12.97%) SOAP
24 45 (12.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 41 (11.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 40 (11.53%) Finance
26 40 (11.53%) XSD
27 39 (11.24%) VB
27 39 (11.24%) Retail

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 16 (4.61%) IIS
2 13 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.75%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.59%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.58%) Lync
6 1 (0.29%) CMS
6 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.29%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 30 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (2.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (2.02%) Sage 200
3 6 (1.73%) Sage CRM
4 2 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.58%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.29%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.29%) IaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.03%) SAN
1 14 (4.03%) Firewall
2 12 (3.46%) NAS
3 10 (2.88%) DNS
4 8 (2.31%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.31%) DHCP
5 5 (1.44%) WAN
5 5 (1.44%) LAN
6 4 (1.15%) SMTP
7 3 (0.86%) SMPP
7 3 (0.86%) VLAN
8 2 (0.58%) CTI
8 2 (0.58%) Intranet
8 2 (0.58%) Internet
8 2 (0.58%) VPN
9 1 (0.29%) SSL
9 1 (0.29%) HTTP
9 1 (0.29%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (59.65%) SQL Server
2 57 (16.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (13.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 47 (13.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 45 (12.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (11.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (6.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.59%) Adabas
10 7 (2.02%) DB2
10 7 (2.02%) MySQL
10 7 (2.02%) Cognos Report Studio
10 7 (2.02%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 7 (2.02%) Cognos Transformer
11 6 (1.73%) VLDB
12 4 (1.15%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.86%) OLAP
14 2 (0.58%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 17 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.17%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.59%) Subversion
4 3 (0.86%) TestPartner
4 3 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (0.86%) AccuRev
4 3 (0.86%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.86%) MSBuild
5 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (0.29%) WebSpeed
6 1 (0.29%) Selenium
6 1 (0.29%) TestComplete
6 1 (0.29%) Maven
6 1 (0.29%) Hudson
6 1 (0.29%) Ranorex
General
1 40 (11.53%) Finance
2 39 (11.24%) Retail
3 11 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.44%) Marketing
5 4 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.15%) Banking
6 3 (0.86%) Back Office
6 3 (0.86%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.58%) International Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Billing
8 1 (0.29%) French Language
8 1 (0.29%) German Language
8 1 (0.29%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 197 (56.77%) Developer
2 72 (20.75%) C# Developer
3 70 (20.17%) .NET Developer
4 65 (18.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 60 (17.29%) Software Developer
6 51 (14.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 48 (13.83%) ASP.NET Developer
7 48 (13.83%) Senior Developer
8 42 (12.10%) Analyst
9 26 (7.49%) Senior Software Developer
10 17 (4.90%) Applications Support
11 16 (4.61%) Team Leader
12 14 (4.03%) Senior C# Developer
12 14 (4.03%) Web Developer
12 14 (4.03%) DBA
13 13 (3.75%) Test Engineer
13 13 (3.75%) Software Engineer
14 12 (3.46%) VMware Engineer
14 12 (3.46%) VB.NET Developer
14 12 (3.46%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (60.52%) .NET
2 131 (37.75%) ASP.NET
3 117 (33.72%) HTML
4 104 (29.97%) jQuery
5 99 (28.53%) CSS
6 82 (23.63%) XML
7 78 (22.48%) .NET Framework
8 65 (18.73%) XSLT
9 60 (17.29%) Ajax
10 49 (14.12%) XHTML
11 46 (13.26%) Web Services
12 45 (12.97%) SOAP
13 40 (11.53%) XSD
14 38 (10.95%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (9.22%) HTML5
16 31 (8.93%) CSS3
17 25 (7.20%) Entity Framework
18 23 (6.63%) LINQ
19 21 (6.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 19 (5.48%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.76%) Mobile App
3 16 (4.61%) Smartcard
4 15 (4.32%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.88%) Mathematics
5 10 (2.88%) Clustering
6 9 (2.59%) Open Source
7 8 (2.31%) Graphic Design
7 8 (2.31%) Biometrics
8 7 (2.02%) SCADA
9 4 (1.15%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.86%) MPEG
10 3 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.58%) User Experience
11 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.58%) NHS
11 2 (0.58%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.58%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.58%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 79 (22.77%) Windows
2 18 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (4.03%) Windows XP
5 13 (3.75%) UNIX
6 11 (3.17%) Windows Vista
6 11 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (2.88%) Linux
8 5 (1.44%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.15%) Android
9 4 (1.15%) Solaris
10 3 (0.86%) AIX
10 3 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (15.56%) MVC
2 52 (14.99%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (8.36%) Mentoring
3 29 (8.36%) Performance Tuning
4 25 (7.20%) Software Engineering
5 22 (6.34%) Scrum
6 18 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (4.61%) Cyber Security
8 13 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (3.46%) Web Development
9 12 (3.46%) OO
10 11 (3.17%) ITIL
10 11 (3.17%) ETL
10 11 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (3.17%) Automated Testing
11 10 (2.88%) System Testing
12 9 (2.59%) CRM
12 9 (2.59%) Kimball Methodology
12 9 (2.59%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 189 (54.47%) C#
2 113 (32.56%) JavaScript
3 87 (25.07%) T-SQL
4 62 (17.87%) VB.NET
5 39 (11.24%) VB
6 32 (9.22%) Java
7 19 (5.48%) VB6
8 14 (4.03%) C++
9 12 (3.46%) C
10 11 (3.17%) Python
11 9 (2.59%) COBOL
11 9 (2.59%) NATURAL
11 9 (2.59%) JCL
12 8 (2.31%) VBA
13 6 (1.73%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.44%) Perl
14 5 (1.44%) PHP
14 5 (1.44%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.44%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.15%) XPath
Qualifications
1 33 (9.51%) Degree
2 13 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.86%) MCP
4 3 (0.86%) ISEB
5 2 (0.58%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.29%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.05%) QA
2 15 (4.32%) ISO 9001
3 8 (2.31%) TickIT
4 7 (2.02%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.17%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.73%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (1.44%) Firmware
5 1 (0.29%) XenApp
5 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (2.02%) CA Endevor
2 6 (1.73%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.86%) SCCM
4 1 (0.29%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.29%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 76 (21.90%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.78%) VMware
3 15 (4.32%) Citrix
4 14 (4.03%) NetApp
4 14 (4.03%) Oracle
5 12 (3.46%) Veeam
6 10 (2.88%) Cognos
7 8 (2.31%) IBM
8 7 (2.02%) Sage
9 6 (1.73%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.86%) Remedy
10 3 (0.86%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.86%) Google
10 3 (0.86%) Red Gate
11 2 (0.58%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.58%) Retek
11 2 (0.58%) Pegasus
11 2 (0.58%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.58%) Progress
11 2 (0.58%) SAP
Leicester
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Candidate Source
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £28k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £28k - 40k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38500 - £41500 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicester
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicestershire
Churchill Frank
Posted: 14 days ago
Lutterworth
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 17 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20k - 35k per year
Posted: 21 days ago