The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 46 19 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 21.80% 13.48% 17.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.76% 41.30% 59.52%
Number of salaries quoted 42 10 36
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +5.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
SQL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
84 46 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 39.81% 32.62% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 71 28 62
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SQL
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

SQL Salary Trend in the Midlands

SQL
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 30 (55.56%) Oracle
2 28 (51.85%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 18 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 17 (31.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (31.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (29.63%) Oracle Reports
5 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2000
6 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
6 15 (27.78%) T-SQL
6 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (27.78%) Clustering
6 15 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (27.78%) Replication
6 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (27.78%) PowerShell
6 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (27.78%) Database Mirroring
7 13 (24.07%) Oracle OLAP
7 13 (24.07%) Oracle OWB
7 13 (24.07%) OLAP
7 13 (24.07%) Java
7 13 (24.07%) CRM
8 12 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (22.22%) UNIX
9 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (18.52%) XML
10 10 (18.52%) XSLT
11 9 (16.67%) JavaScript

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.70%) JBoss
2 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) CICS
3 1 (1.85%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.96%) MS Visio
2 7 (12.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (9.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (9.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (3.70%) Academy Housing
4 2 (3.70%) arcHouse
4 2 (3.70%) Agresso
4 2 (3.70%) Lawson
4 2 (3.70%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (3.70%) Orchard Housing
4 2 (3.70%) Aareon QL
4 2 (3.70%) OPENHousing
4 2 (3.70%) MIS ActiveH
4 2 (3.70%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.85%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (31.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (31.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (29.63%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2000
4 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (24.07%) Oracle OLAP
5 13 (24.07%) Oracle OWB
5 13 (24.07%) OLAP
6 12 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.70%) DB2
8 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.70%) Log4j
2 2 (3.70%) JDeveloper
2 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (3.70%) JUnit
2 2 (3.70%) JBehave
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Database Manager
2 9 (16.67%) Consultant
3 7 (12.96%) Solutions Designer
3 7 (12.96%) Designer
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (5.56%) Support Consultant
5 2 (3.70%) Technical Leader
5 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (3.70%) Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (1.85%) IT Support
6 1 (1.85%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
6 1 (1.85%) COBOL Programmer
6 1 (1.85%) Systems Tester
6 1 (1.85%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 1 (1.85%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (1.85%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) XML
1 10 (18.52%) XSLT
2 7 (12.96%) HTML
2 7 (12.96%) SOAP
2 7 (12.96%) CSS
2 7 (12.96%) JSON
2 7 (12.96%) REST
3 4 (7.41%) J2EE
4 3 (5.56%) Web Services
5 2 (3.70%) JMS
5 2 (3.70%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.70%) Struts
5 2 (3.70%) .NET
5 2 (3.70%) EJB
5 2 (3.70%) JDBC
5 2 (3.70%) JSP
5 2 (3.70%) Servlets
5 2 (3.70%) JPA
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Clustering
1 15 (27.78%) Replication
2 7 (12.96%) IVR
3 2 (3.70%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) UNIX
2 4 (7.41%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (27.78%) Database Mirroring
3 13 (24.07%) CRM
4 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.67%) UML
5 9 (16.67%) User Stories
5 9 (16.67%) Coaching
5 9 (16.67%) SDLC
6 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (12.96%) SOA
7 7 (12.96%) Knowledge Management
7 7 (12.96%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (12.96%) Software Delivery
7 7 (12.96%) Product Management
8 4 (7.41%) ERP
8 4 (7.41%) Analytics
8 4 (7.41%) Business Analytics
9 3 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
9 3 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 15 (27.78%) T-SQL
2 15 (27.78%) PowerShell
3 13 (24.07%) Java
4 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.70%) COBOL
5 2 (3.70%) C
6 1 (1.85%) C#
6 1 (1.85%) VB
6 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.85%) ABAP
6 1 (1.85%) Fortran
6 1 (1.85%) NATURAL
6 1 (1.85%) JCL
6 1 (1.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) CIMA
1 2 (3.70%) ACCA
1 2 (3.70%) AAT
2 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.85%) PMP
2 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) Oracle
2 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.96%) KANA
4 5 (9.26%) SAP
5 4 (7.41%) TARGIT
6 3 (5.56%) JD Edwards
6 3 (5.56%) Northgate
7 2 (3.70%) Civica
7 2 (3.70%) Capita
7 2 (3.70%) Orchard
7 2 (3.70%) Sage
7 2 (3.70%) Sun
7 2 (3.70%) Epicor
7 2 (3.70%) Pegasus
7 2 (3.70%) CODA
7 2 (3.70%) IBM
7 2 (3.70%) Coverity
7 2 (3.70%) Infor
7 2 (3.70%) Guidewire
7 2 (3.70%) Aareon
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