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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 5 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing SQL 8 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.08% 13.59% 4.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 35.71% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 5
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
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
28 70 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 28.28% 38.04% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 23 61 19
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +21.42%
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 24 April 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) J2EE
3 4 (33.33%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (25.00%) XSLT
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) OLAP
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (16.67%) ERP
5 2 (16.67%) JMS
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) JDeveloper
5 2 (16.67%) JUnit
5 2 (16.67%) .NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) NetWeaver
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) OLAP
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (8.33%) MaxDB
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JUnit
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 2 (16.67%) JDeveloper
1 2 (16.67%) Log4j
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) JBehave
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (8.33%) COBOL Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (8.33%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) COBOL Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
1 4 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) XSLT
3 2 (16.67%) JMS
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) Struts
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) EJB
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) JDBC
3 2 (16.67%) JSP
3 2 (16.67%) Servlets
3 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (16.67%) JPA
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) TDD
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Release Management
2 2 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (16.67%) User Stories
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) COBOL
4 1 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) ABAP
4 1 (8.33%) NATURAL
4 1 (8.33%) JCL
4 1 (8.33%) VB6
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (8.33%) BladeLogic
1 1 (8.33%) CA Endevor
1 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Coverity
3 2 (16.67%) Guidewire
4 1 (8.33%) hybris
4 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) BMC
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
Midlands
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago