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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 4 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL 26 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.00% 14.65% 4.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.15% 39.66% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 8
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £44,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,750 £58,000
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
54 58 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 41.54% 36.94% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 45 53 21
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 21 (70.00%) Oracle
2 16 (53.33%) PL/SQL
3 15 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (43.33%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (33.33%) OLAP
5 10 (33.33%) UNIX
5 10 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
5 10 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
6 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (23.33%) Oracle Financials
7 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (23.33%) Finance
7 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
8 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
8 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (20.00%) Clustering
8 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (20.00%) Replication
8 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (20.00%) Java
9 5 (16.67%) SAP
10 4 (13.33%) J2EE
10 4 (13.33%) Windows
10 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
11 3 (10.00%) XML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.67%) JBoss
2 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (6.67%) Orchard Housing
3 2 (6.67%) Aareon QL
3 2 (6.67%) OPENHousing
3 2 (6.67%) MIS ActiveH
3 2 (6.67%) Northgate Housing
3 2 (6.67%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (6.67%) Agresso
3 2 (6.67%) Lawson
3 2 (6.67%) Academy Housing
3 2 (6.67%) arcHouse
4 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (33.33%) OLAP
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.33%) MaxDB
8 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (3.33%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (6.67%) JDeveloper
2 2 (6.67%) Log4j
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) JBehave
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Database Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Support Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) COBOL Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) DBA
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) COBOL Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) J2EE
2 3 (10.00%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) XSLT
3 2 (6.67%) JMS
3 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.67%) JPA
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.67%) EJB
3 2 (6.67%) JDBC
3 2 (6.67%) JSP
3 2 (6.67%) Servlets
3 2 (6.67%) Struts
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.33%) SAP Basis
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Replication
1 6 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) UNIX
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
3 3 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) Coaching
4 2 (6.67%) User Stories
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) UML
4 2 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (6.67%) ERP
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) TDD
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) PL/SQL
2 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (20.00%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) C
5 2 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) COBOL
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) VB
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.33%) ABAP
6 1 (3.33%) NATURAL
6 1 (3.33%) JCL
6 1 (3.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) ACCA
1 2 (6.67%) CIMA
1 2 (6.67%) AAT
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.33%) PMP
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.33%) BladeLogic
1 1 (3.33%) CA Endevor
1 1 (3.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) SAP
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Sun
4 2 (6.67%) Guidewire
4 2 (6.67%) Aareon
4 2 (6.67%) Kypera
4 2 (6.67%) Epicor
4 2 (6.67%) Pegasus
4 2 (6.67%) CODA
4 2 (6.67%) JD Edwards
4 2 (6.67%) Sage
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Northgate
4 2 (6.67%) Civica
4 2 (6.67%) Capita
4 2 (6.67%) Orchard
4 2 (6.67%) Infor
4 2 (6.67%) Coverity
5 1 (3.33%) hybris
Midlands
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago