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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 39 17 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.63% 13.71% 19.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.93% 43.59% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33 8 37
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £32,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
71 39 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 37.57% 31.45% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 56 21 70
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 33 (51.56%) Oracle
2 32 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
5 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (32.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (32.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 19 (29.69%) T-SQL
7 19 (29.69%) Clustering
7 19 (29.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 19 (29.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (29.69%) Replication
7 19 (29.69%) PowerShell
7 19 (29.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (29.69%) Database Mirroring
8 18 (28.13%) CRM
9 17 (26.56%) PL/SQL
9 17 (26.56%) XML
10 16 (25.00%) Java
10 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
11 14 (21.88%) XSLT
11 14 (21.88%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (21.88%) Coaching
12 13 (20.31%) SDLC
12 13 (20.31%) User Stories
12 13 (20.31%) UNIX
12 13 (20.31%) UML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.13%) JBoss
2 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) SAS
3 1 (1.56%) CICS
3 1 (1.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 11 (17.19%) MS Visio
2 11 (17.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (7.81%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (3.13%) Orchard Housing
4 2 (3.13%) Aareon QL
4 2 (3.13%) OPENHousing
4 2 (3.13%) MIS ActiveH
4 2 (3.13%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (3.13%) Agresso
4 2 (3.13%) Lawson
4 2 (3.13%) Academy Housing
4 2 (3.13%) arcHouse
4 2 (3.13%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (1.56%) ResourceLink
5 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (32.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 21 (32.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (29.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 19 (29.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (21.88%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (17.19%) OLAP
6 11 (17.19%) Oracle OWB
6 11 (17.19%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.13%) Big Data
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.13%) SAP HANA
8 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.13%) DB2
8 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.13%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (3.13%) JDeveloper
2 2 (3.13%) Log4j
2 2 (3.13%) JUnit
2 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.13%) JBehave
2 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Database Manager
2 11 (17.19%) Designer
2 11 (17.19%) Solutions Designer
3 6 (9.38%) Consultant
4 4 (6.25%) Developer
5 3 (4.69%) Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Support Consultant
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (3.13%) Applications Developer
6 2 (3.13%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (3.13%) Technical Leader
6 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (1.56%) COBOL Analyst
7 1 (1.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 1 (1.56%) IT Support
7 1 (1.56%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (1.56%) Programmer
7 1 (1.56%) Support Analyst
7 1 (1.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) XML
2 14 (21.88%) XSLT
3 11 (17.19%) SOAP
3 11 (17.19%) HTML
3 11 (17.19%) CSS
3 11 (17.19%) JSON
3 11 (17.19%) REST
4 4 (6.25%) .NET
5 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.69%) Web Services
6 2 (3.13%) LINQ
6 2 (3.13%) JPA
6 2 (3.13%) EJB
6 2 (3.13%) J2EE
6 2 (3.13%) JDBC
6 2 (3.13%) JSP
6 2 (3.13%) Servlets
6 2 (3.13%) Struts
6 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.13%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) Replication
1 19 (29.69%) Clustering
2 11 (17.19%) IVR
3 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.56%) Statistics
5 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) Social Media
5 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) UNIX
2 6 (9.38%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (29.69%) Database Mirroring
2 19 (29.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (28.13%) CRM
4 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (21.88%) Coaching
6 13 (20.31%) SDLC
6 13 (20.31%) UML
6 13 (20.31%) User Stories
7 11 (17.19%) Product Management
7 11 (17.19%) Knowledge Management
7 11 (17.19%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (17.19%) SOA
7 11 (17.19%) Software Delivery
8 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.38%) Analytics
10 5 (7.81%) Business Analytics
11 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.69%) Migration
11 3 (4.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) T-SQL
1 19 (29.69%) PowerShell
2 17 (26.56%) PL/SQL
3 16 (25.00%) Java
4 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.69%) C#
6 2 (3.13%) COBOL
6 2 (3.13%) C
7 1 (1.56%) R
7 1 (1.56%) Perl
7 1 (1.56%) VB
7 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.56%) ABAP
7 1 (1.56%) Python
7 1 (1.56%) Fortran
7 1 (1.56%) NATURAL
7 1 (1.56%) JCL
7 1 (1.56%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) ACCA
1 2 (3.13%) CIMA
1 2 (3.13%) AAT
2 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.56%) PMP
2 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 33 (51.56%) Oracle
2 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
3 11 (17.19%) KANA
4 5 (7.81%) TARGIT
5 4 (6.25%) SAP
6 3 (4.69%) Northgate
6 3 (4.69%) JD Edwards
6 3 (4.69%) IBM
7 2 (3.13%) Guidewire
7 2 (3.13%) Aareon
7 2 (3.13%) Kypera
7 2 (3.13%) Sage
7 2 (3.13%) Sun
7 2 (3.13%) Epicor
7 2 (3.13%) Pegasus
7 2 (3.13%) CODA
7 2 (3.13%) Civica
7 2 (3.13%) Capita
7 2 (3.13%) Orchard
7 2 (3.13%) Infor
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