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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 32 10
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -22
Permanent jobs citing SQL 35 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 28.46% 2.86% 12.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 79.55% 11.11% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35 4 17
Average salary £52,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.47% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
44 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 35.77% 25.71% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 39
Average salary £52,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (44.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 28 (41.79%) SQL Server
3 26 (38.81%) T-SQL
3 26 (38.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (35.82%) Performance Tuning
4 24 (35.82%) Presales
4 24 (35.82%) Replication
4 24 (35.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (34.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (34.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (34.33%) Clustering
5 23 (34.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 23 (34.33%) Database Mirroring
5 23 (34.33%) PowerShell
5 23 (34.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (23.88%) Relational Database
7 12 (17.91%) Data Modelling
7 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
8 11 (16.42%) RPG
8 11 (16.42%) AS400
9 10 (14.93%) Data Analysis
9 10 (14.93%) Java
9 10 (14.93%) IBM
9 10 (14.93%) ETL
9 10 (14.93%) iSeries
10 9 (13.43%) Analytics
10 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (11.94%) Casewise
11 8 (11.94%) SAS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (11.94%) SAS
2 6 (8.96%) MQSeries
2 6 (8.96%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.97%) SPSS
3 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.49%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) FTP
2 2 (2.99%) CTI
3 1 (1.49%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.79%) SQL Server
2 26 (38.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (35.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 23 (34.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 23 (34.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (34.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (34.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (23.88%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.97%) Apache Hive
6 4 (5.97%) Base SAS
6 4 (5.97%) Big Data
6 4 (5.97%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.97%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.97%) SAP HANA
6 4 (5.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.99%) MySQL
8 2 (2.99%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) ProC
2 3 (4.48%) JProfiler
2 3 (4.48%) JUnit
2 3 (4.48%) Selenium
3 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.49%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.49%) Xcode
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Publishing
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Database Manager
2 19 (28.36%) Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) Data Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 6 (8.96%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
4 6 (8.96%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (8.96%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 6 (8.96%) Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Support Technician
5 5 (7.46%) Analyst Programmer
5 5 (7.46%) Programmer
5 5 (7.46%) RPG Analyst Programmer
5 5 (7.46%) RPG Programmer
6 4 (5.97%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
6 4 (5.97%) AS400 Programmer
6 4 (5.97%) JDE Analyst Programmer
7 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 3 (4.48%) QA Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) QA Test Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) XML
2 4 (5.97%) HTML
3 3 (4.48%) CSS
3 3 (4.48%) JSON
3 3 (4.48%) REST
3 3 (4.48%) SOAP
4 2 (2.99%) HTML5
4 2 (2.99%) XSLT
5 1 (1.49%) .NET
5 1 (1.49%) Ajax
5 1 (1.49%) EDI
5 1 (1.49%) jQuery
5 1 (1.49%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.82%) Replication
2 23 (34.33%) Clustering
3 11 (16.42%) AS400
4 10 (14.93%) iSeries
5 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (7.46%) NHS
7 4 (5.97%) Credit Risk
7 4 (5.97%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.99%) Data Extraction
8 2 (2.99%) e-Learning
8 2 (2.99%) IVR
9 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.49%) Social Media
9 1 (1.49%) Statistics
9 1 (1.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) OS/400
2 5 (7.46%) Unix
3 1 (1.49%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 24 (35.82%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (35.82%) Presales
3 23 (34.33%) Database Mirroring
4 12 (17.91%) Data Modelling
5 10 (14.93%) Data Analysis
5 10 (14.93%) ETL
6 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.43%) Analytics
7 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.96%) High Availability
8 6 (8.96%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.46%) CRM
9 5 (7.46%) SDLC
10 4 (5.97%) Change Management
10 4 (5.97%) Coaching
10 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.97%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.81%) T-SQL
2 23 (34.33%) PowerShell
3 11 (16.42%) RPG
4 10 (14.93%) Java
5 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.46%) COBOL
7 4 (5.97%) Perl
7 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.97%) PROC SQL
7 4 (5.97%) Python
7 4 (5.97%) SAS Macro
7 4 (5.97%) VBA
8 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) C#
9 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.49%) PHP
9 1 (1.49%) R
9 1 (1.49%) RPG IV
9 1 (1.49%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) Data Quality
1 3 (4.48%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.93%) IBM
3 8 (11.94%) Casewise
3 8 (11.94%) Trillium
4 6 (8.96%) Oracle
5 5 (7.46%) SAP
6 4 (5.97%) JD Edwards
6 4 (5.97%) Tableau
6 4 (5.97%) Teradata
7 2 (2.99%) KANA
8 1 (1.49%) Apple
8 1 (1.49%) TARGIT
Midlands
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago