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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 40 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.94% 14.49% 14.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.95% 42.55% 63.33%
Number of salaries quoted 36 13 26
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
77 47 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 40.31% 34.06% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 64 31 42
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
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 7 July 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 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 28 (58.33%) Oracle
2 25 (52.08%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 16 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 14 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (27.08%) Oracle OWB
7 13 (27.08%) OLAP
7 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
7 13 (27.08%) Oracle OLAP
7 13 (27.08%) PowerShell
8 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
8 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 12 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 12 (25.00%) UNIX
8 12 (25.00%) Replication
8 12 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (25.00%) Clustering
9 10 (20.83%) Java
10 9 (18.75%) CRM
11 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (14.58%) Oracle Financials
12 7 (14.58%) XML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.17%) JBoss
2 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) CICS
3 1 (2.08%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (10.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (4.17%) Orchard Housing
5 2 (4.17%) Aareon QL
5 2 (4.17%) OPENHousing
5 2 (4.17%) MIS ActiveH
5 2 (4.17%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (4.17%) Agresso
5 2 (4.17%) Lawson
5 2 (4.17%) Academy Housing
5 2 (4.17%) arcHouse
5 2 (4.17%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 14 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (27.08%) Oracle OLAP
4 13 (27.08%) OLAP
4 13 (27.08%) Oracle OWB
5 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.17%) DB2
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (4.17%) JDeveloper
2 2 (4.17%) Log4j
2 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) JBehave
2 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) JUnit
3 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Database Manager
2 9 (18.75%) Consultant
3 4 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
3 4 (8.33%) Designer
4 3 (6.25%) Support Consultant
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (4.17%) Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (2.08%) COBOL Analyst
6 1 (2.08%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Analyst
6 1 (2.08%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.08%) Tester
6 1 (2.08%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.08%) Programmer
6 1 (2.08%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) XML
1 7 (14.58%) XSLT
2 4 (8.33%) SOAP
2 4 (8.33%) HTML
2 4 (8.33%) J2EE
2 4 (8.33%) CSS
2 4 (8.33%) JSON
2 4 (8.33%) REST
3 2 (4.17%) EJB
3 2 (4.17%) JPA
3 2 (4.17%) JDBC
3 2 (4.17%) JSP
3 2 (4.17%) Servlets
3 2 (4.17%) .NET
3 2 (4.17%) Struts
3 2 (4.17%) Web Services
3 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.17%) JMS
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.08%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Replication
1 12 (25.00%) Clustering
2 4 (8.33%) IVR
3 2 (4.17%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) UNIX
2 4 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
2 12 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (18.75%) CRM
4 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.50%) UML
5 6 (12.50%) User Stories
5 6 (12.50%) Coaching
6 5 (10.42%) SDLC
7 4 (8.33%) Analytics
7 4 (8.33%) Business Analytics
7 4 (8.33%) Software Delivery
7 4 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (8.33%) Product Management
7 4 (8.33%) SOA
8 3 (6.25%) ERP
8 3 (6.25%) Procure-to-pay
9 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) PL/SQL
2 13 (27.08%) PowerShell
3 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 10 (20.83%) Java
5 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.17%) C
6 2 (4.17%) COBOL
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) C#
7 1 (2.08%) VB
7 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.08%) ABAP
7 1 (2.08%) Fortran
7 1 (2.08%) NATURAL
7 1 (2.08%) JCL
7 1 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) ACCA
1 2 (4.17%) CIMA
1 2 (4.17%) AAT
2 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.08%) PMP
2 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) BladeLogic
1 1 (2.08%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) Oracle
2 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) SAP
4 4 (8.33%) KANA
4 4 (8.33%) TARGIT
5 2 (4.17%) Aareon
5 2 (4.17%) Kypera
5 2 (4.17%) Guidewire
5 2 (4.17%) Sun
5 2 (4.17%) Northgate
5 2 (4.17%) Civica
5 2 (4.17%) Capita
5 2 (4.17%) Orchard
5 2 (4.17%) Infor
5 2 (4.17%) Coverity
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (4.17%) Epicor
5 2 (4.17%) Pegasus
5 2 (4.17%) CODA
5 2 (4.17%) JD Edwards
Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago