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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 24 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 7 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.93% 9.55% 12.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.21% 35.85% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 24
Average salary £48,750 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £77,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
33 53 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 23.24% 26.63% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 61
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 December 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) J2EE
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) UML
2 5 (26.32%) NHS
2 5 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (26.32%) HL7
2 5 (26.32%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (26.32%) Data Virtualisation
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
4 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.53%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Data Guard
5 2 (10.53%) High Availability
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (10.53%) Statistics
5 2 (10.53%) Degree

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 5 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (5.26%) SAS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (5.26%) Markit EDM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SSL
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) 4G
2 1 (5.26%) GPRS
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (5.26%) PowerCenter
6 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.26%) PeopleTools
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Local Government
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Test Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Django Developer
4 1 (5.26%) VB Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) J2EE
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) Django
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) NHS
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Statistics
4 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
4 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
4 1 (5.26%) FMCG
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) AS400
4 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.26%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) UML
1 5 (26.32%) Data Virtualisation
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
3 2 (10.53%) ETL
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (10.53%) High Availability
3 2 (10.53%) E-business
3 2 (10.53%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (5.26%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (5.26%) Data Security
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) PeopleCode
3 1 (5.26%) SQR
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) OCP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) HL7
2 1 (5.26%) Basel II
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (10.53%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Sun
3 1 (5.26%) SmartStream
3 1 (5.26%) Informatica
3 1 (5.26%) Reuters
3 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.26%) GoldenSource
3 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
Midlands
Jumar
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlands
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 55000 per day
Posted: 25 days ago