Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 438 708 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.95% 25.80% 22.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.22% 49.00% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 403 668 609
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,089 1,445 1,580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 47.12% 52.66% 56.31%
Number of salaries quoted 923 1,266 1,379
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £28,506
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +2.27%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Buckinghamshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for SQL in Buckinghamshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL in Buckinghamshire

SQL
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -3 244 £40,000 -11.11% 52
High Wycombe 0 47 £45,000 - 5
Aylesbury +1 35 £32,500 -27.78% 1
Gerrards Cross 0 19 £47,500 +46.15% 3
Marlow -8 16 £60,000 +60.00% 6
Amersham -1 8 £40,000 -20.00%
Buckingham -1 7 £30,000 -14.29%
Olney - 4 £47,500 - 1
Beaconsfield +1 3 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Chesham +4 2 £30,000 -33.33%
Newport Pagnell -6 2 £23,500 -15.32% 4
Bletchley -8 2 £30,000 -62.50%
Iver +2 1 £25,500 -49.00%
Chalfont St Giles - 1 £47,500 - 1
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 146 (33.33%) C#
2 135 (30.82%) .NET
3 126 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (26.26%) SQL Server
5 109 (24.89%) JavaScript
6 82 (18.72%) Microsoft
7 75 (17.12%) Windows
8 74 (16.89%) XML
8 74 (16.89%) JSON
9 73 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 72 (16.44%) ASP.NET
11 69 (15.75%) HTML
12 65 (14.84%) Amazon AWS
13 64 (14.61%) MVC
14 61 (13.93%) Business Intelligence
14 61 (13.93%) SDLC
15 56 (12.79%) Web Services
16 54 (12.33%) Scrum
17 52 (11.87%) CSS
17 52 (11.87%) AngularJS
18 48 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
19 47 (10.73%) Degree
20 45 (10.27%) MySQL
21 44 (10.05%) Oracle
22 43 (9.82%) Java
23 41 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
24 40 (9.13%) Software Engineering
24 40 (9.13%) NoSQL
25 39 (8.90%) T-SQL
25 39 (8.90%) Analytics

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 23 (5.25%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.74%) Apache Solr
2 12 (2.74%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.05%) SAS
4 8 (1.83%) IIS
5 7 (1.60%) Apache
6 5 (1.14%) Confluence
7 3 (0.68%) Appian
7 3 (0.68%) nginx
8 2 (0.46%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.46%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.46%) CICS
8 2 (0.46%) Commerce Server
8 2 (0.46%) Jetty
8 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.23%) JBoss
9 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.23%) WildFly
Applications
1 35 (7.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.68%) SPSS
5 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.23%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 4 (0.91%) Sage X3
2 3 (0.68%) FastStats
3 1 (0.23%) Odoo
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 73 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (14.84%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (8.90%) Power Platform
4 32 (7.31%) SaaS
5 18 (4.11%) Serverless
6 15 (3.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (2.74%) Office 365
8 9 (2.05%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (2.05%) Azure Functions
9 8 (1.83%) PowerApps
10 6 (1.37%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.68%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.68%) IaaS
11 3 (0.68%) PaaS
12 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.23%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (0.23%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.53%) VoIP
2 30 (6.85%) HTTP
2 30 (6.85%) HTTPS
3 16 (3.65%) Firewall
4 13 (2.97%) WAN
5 12 (2.74%) Internet
5 12 (2.74%) TCP/IP
6 11 (2.51%) LAN
7 9 (2.05%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (2.05%) NAS
7 9 (2.05%) Network Security
7 9 (2.05%) SAN
7 9 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (1.14%) DNS
9 3 (0.68%) FTP
9 3 (0.68%) SSL
10 2 (0.46%) HSRP
10 2 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.46%) VLAN
10 2 (0.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (26.26%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.27%) MySQL
3 40 (9.13%) NoSQL
4 37 (8.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (7.08%) Power BI
6 27 (6.16%) Relational Database
7 22 (5.02%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (3.42%) RDBMS
10 14 (3.20%) QlikView
10 14 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (2.51%) MongoDB
11 11 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (2.28%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (1.83%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (1.60%) Big Data
15 5 (1.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (4.34%) Maven
2 10 (2.28%) JIRA
3 8 (1.83%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.37%) JUnit
5 5 (1.14%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (0.91%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.68%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.68%) Zephyr
8 2 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.46%) Subversion
8 2 (0.46%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.46%) XPEDITER
9 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.23%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.23%) Mocha
9 1 (0.23%) Selenium
9 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (7.99%) Finance
2 34 (7.76%) Retail
3 8 (1.83%) Marketing
4 7 (1.60%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.37%) Automotive
6 4 (0.91%) Law
6 4 (0.91%) Public Sector
6 4 (0.91%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.46%) Advertising
7 2 (0.46%) Back Office
7 2 (0.46%) Banking
7 2 (0.46%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 186 (42.47%) Developer
2 139 (31.74%) Analyst
3 55 (12.56%) .NET Developer
3 55 (12.56%) C# Developer
4 54 (12.33%) Software Developer
5 50 (11.42%) Support Analyst
6 36 (8.22%) Applications Support
7 35 (7.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 29 (6.62%) C# Software Developer
8 29 (6.62%) Senior Developer
9 26 (5.94%) Data Analyst
10 24 (5.48%) Java Developer
11 23 (5.25%) Applications Support Analyst
11 23 (5.25%) Junior
11 23 (5.25%) Support Engineer
12 22 (5.02%) Graduate
13 21 (4.79%) Graduate Developer
14 20 (4.57%) .NET Software Developer
15 18 (4.11%) Junior Developer
16 17 (3.88%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (30.82%) .NET
2 74 (16.89%) JSON
2 74 (16.89%) XML
3 72 (16.44%) ASP.NET
4 69 (15.75%) HTML
5 56 (12.79%) Web Services
6 52 (11.87%) AngularJS
6 52 (11.87%) CSS
7 34 (7.76%) Spring
8 33 (7.53%) jQuery
9 31 (7.08%) REST
10 30 (6.85%) WebRTC
11 29 (6.62%) Hibernate
12 28 (6.39%) RESTful
13 26 (5.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (4.79%) Struts
16 20 (4.57%) J2EE
17 19 (4.34%) React
18 15 (3.42%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
3 24 (5.48%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.34%) Driving Licence
5 18 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (2.97%) User Experience
7 10 (2.28%) Enterprise Cloud
7 10 (2.28%) Replication
8 8 (1.83%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.37%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (1.14%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.68%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.68%) RIA
12 2 (0.46%) Clustering
12 2 (0.46%) EPoS
12 2 (0.46%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.46%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.46%) Robotics
12 2 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 75 (17.12%) Windows
2 31 (7.08%) Linux
2 31 (7.08%) Windows Server
3 7 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (0.91%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.68%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.46%) Unix
6 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.23%) Android
7 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.23%) VMS
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (14.61%) MVC
3 61 (13.93%) Business Intelligence
3 61 (13.93%) SDLC
4 54 (12.33%) Scrum
5 48 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
6 40 (9.13%) Software Engineering
7 39 (8.90%) Analytics
8 27 (6.16%) Computer Science
9 26 (5.94%) Data Modelling
9 26 (5.94%) TDD
10 23 (5.25%) DevOps
11 22 (5.02%) Collaborative Working
12 21 (4.79%) OO
13 20 (4.57%) ETL
14 19 (4.34%) Data Analysis
14 19 (4.34%) E-Commerce
15 18 (4.11%) Project Management
15 18 (4.11%) Unit Testing
15 18 (4.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 146 (33.33%) C#
2 109 (24.89%) JavaScript
3 43 (9.82%) Java
4 39 (8.90%) T-SQL
5 28 (6.39%) Python
6 22 (5.02%) C
6 22 (5.02%) C++
7 16 (3.65%) VB.NET
8 15 (3.42%) PL/SQL
8 15 (3.42%) R
8 15 (3.42%) TypeScript
9 10 (2.28%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.83%) PHP
11 6 (1.37%) Ruby
12 4 (0.91%) VB
12 4 (0.91%) VBA
13 3 (0.68%) Java 8
14 2 (0.46%) COBOL
14 2 (0.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 47 (10.73%) Degree
2 21 (4.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.28%) CCNA
3 10 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.05%) CCNP
4 9 (2.05%) CEH
4 9 (2.05%) CISSP
4 9 (2.05%) GCIA
5 7 (1.60%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.14%) HNC
7 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.46%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.46%) HND
8 2 (0.46%) ISEB
8 2 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.23%) MCSD
9 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.08%) QA
2 8 (1.83%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.14%) GDPR
3 5 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.14%) SLA
4 1 (0.23%) PMO
4 1 (0.23%) PSD2
System Software
1 22 (5.02%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.65%) Docker
2 16 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.51%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.46%) HDFS
4 2 (0.46%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.46%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.23%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 9 (2.05%) Backup Exec
2 5 (1.14%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.23%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.23%) Terraform
4 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 82 (18.72%) Microsoft
2 44 (10.05%) Oracle
3 23 (5.25%) Tableau
4 21 (4.79%) Google
5 18 (4.11%) IBM
6 16 (3.65%) VMware
7 10 (2.28%) Capita
7 10 (2.28%) Citrix
7 10 (2.28%) Fujitsu
8 8 (1.83%) Sitecore
9 7 (1.60%) Informatica
9 7 (1.60%) SAP
10 6 (1.37%) Adobe
10 6 (1.37%) BT
11 5 (1.14%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.91%) Kofax
12 4 (0.91%) Micro Focus
12 4 (0.91%) Sage
13 3 (0.68%) Cognos
13 3 (0.68%) Confirmit