Period
to 18 September 2020

The median annual salary for a SQL Analyst was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Analyst
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 144 186
Rank change year-on-year +56 +42 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Analyst 6 11 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.64% 0.40% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.42% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 17
Median annual salary £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +16.67% -20.00%
10th Percentile £25,875 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £40,625 £61,250 £43,500
West Midlands median annual salary £31,500 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -11.76% -9.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 871 2,650 3,674
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.96% 96.96% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 742 2,277 2,670
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +1.12%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,975 £72,500 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

SQL Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured SQL Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Analyst in Birmingham

SQL Analyst
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Analyst in Birmingham.

Salary trend for SQL Analyst in Birmingham

SQL Analyst
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Analyst in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL Analyst in Birmingham

SQL Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, SQL Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region featuring SQL Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) HPUX
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) Tableau
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Power BI
4 1 (16.67%) Power Platform
4 1 (16.67%) Project Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Red Team
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) JasperReports
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Informix

SQL Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Informix
3 1 (16.67%) JasperReports
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
1 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) Project Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Red Team
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Tableau
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) VMware