The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / Midlands
Rank 6 1 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +37
Permanent jobs citing SQL 4 36 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.33% 30.00% 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.44% 83.72% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 36 3
Median salary £35,500 £52,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.73% -0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £56,250 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
9 43 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 30.00% 35.83% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5 38 29
Median salary £38,500 £52,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.96% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for SQL.

1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) HP UFT
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
2 5 (38.46%) QA
2 5 (38.46%) WATIR
2 5 (38.46%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
2 5 (38.46%) Sahi
2 5 (38.46%) Open Source
2 5 (38.46%) BDD
2 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
2 5 (38.46%) QA Automation
3 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) HP UFT
1 5 (38.46%) Sahi
1 5 (38.46%) Selenium
1 5 (38.46%) WATIR
2 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
4 1 (7.69%) Grunt
4 1 (7.69%) gulp
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Implementation Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Software Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Automation Tester
2 4 (30.77%) QA Automation Tester
2 4 (30.77%) QA Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (7.69%) QA Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Service Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) Kafka
4 1 (7.69%) Node.js
4 1 (7.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
1 5 (38.46%) BDD
1 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
1 5 (38.46%) QA Automation
1 5 (38.46%) SDLC
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
1 5 (38.46%) TDD
1 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) Ruby
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Tableau
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