The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 15 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 8 40 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.62% 20.73% 13.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.81% 54.79% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 35 9
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,700 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £70,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
31 73 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 29.52% 37.82% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 58 23
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £42,050 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for SQL.

1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) QAD
2 7 (31.82%) Logistics
2 7 (31.82%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle
4 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (18.18%) OSCP
5 4 (18.18%) OSCE
5 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
5 4 (18.18%) CREST Certified
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
7 2 (9.09%) XML
7 2 (9.09%) MCDBA
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) ERP
7 2 (9.09%) ETL
7 2 (9.09%) SAS
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (9.09%) Informatica
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Business Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Penetration Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Security Penetration Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Security Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) ETL Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Informatica Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) OBIEE Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Financials Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Financials Support
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Financials Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) SCADA
3 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Logistics
1 7 (31.82%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
3 2 (9.09%) Change Management
3 2 (9.09%) Database Theory
3 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.09%) ERP
3 2 (9.09%) ETL
3 2 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.55%) Security Operations
4 1 (4.55%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CREST Certified
1 4 (18.18%) OSCE
1 4 (18.18%) OSCP
2 2 (9.09%) MCDBA
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) QAD
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Informatica
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Sourcefire
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
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