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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 33 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 4 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.41% 11.11% 10.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.30% 43.48% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 13
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,250 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
43 46 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 25.90% 25.56% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 36
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 30 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
5 2 (14.29%) SSL
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) E-business
5 2 (14.29%) Internet
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (14.29%) UNIX
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (14.29%) NHS
5 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Solaris
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) J2EE
5 2 (14.29%) CSS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (7.14%) Markit EDM
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) 4G
2 1 (7.14%) GPRS
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.14%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
2 1 (7.14%) PeopleTools
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) DBA
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Release Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Django Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) J2EE
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (7.14%) Django
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) NHS
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
2 1 (7.14%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) Equities
2 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Solaris
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) E-business
2 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 2 (14.29%) UML
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) High Availability
2 2 (14.29%) Data Virtualisation
2 2 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) PeopleCode
3 1 (7.14%) SQR
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) OCP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) HL7
2 1 (7.14%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 1 (7.14%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) GoldenSource
3 1 (7.14%) hybris
3 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (7.14%) BMC
3 1 (7.14%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) SmartStream
3 1 (7.14%) Reuters
3 1 (7.14%) Bloomberg
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
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