Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 701 599 1,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 25.39% 20.71% 26.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.88% 39.80% 50.92%
Number of salaries quoted 642 567 1,021
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +1.30%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 1,528 1,505 2,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 55.34% 52.04% 52.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,301 1,324 1,808
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018. 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 +2 396 £42,500 +8.97% 40
Marlow +4 107 £25,000 -24.24% 8
Aylesbury +5 64 £42,500 -2.86% 8
High Wycombe -4 44 £37,250 +11.61% 7
Newport Pagnell +1 23 £38,500 -3.75%
Amersham +2 9 £47,000 +42.42%
Chesham - 5 £40,000 - 1
Gerrards Cross -8 4 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Buckingham +6 1 - - 1
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 271 (38.66%) .NET
2 252 (35.95%) C#
3 248 (35.38%) SQL Server
4 234 (33.38%) JavaScript
5 232 (33.10%) Microsoft
6 208 (29.67%) Windows
7 194 (27.67%) Agile Software Development
8 184 (26.25%) Java
9 182 (25.96%) HTML
10 159 (22.68%) CSS
11 132 (18.83%) MVC
12 128 (18.26%) Finance
13 123 (17.55%) IIS
14 121 (17.26%) Oracle
15 117 (16.69%) Windows Server
16 116 (16.55%) Web Services
17 107 (15.26%) XML
18 103 (14.69%) AngularJS
19 100 (14.27%) Microsoft Office
19 100 (14.27%) jQuery
20 95 (13.55%) ASP.NET
21 87 (12.41%) Spring
21 87 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
22 86 (12.27%) TDD
23 85 (12.13%) Degree
24 84 (11.98%) T-SQL
24 84 (11.98%) Hibernate
25 79 (11.27%) NoSQL
26 77 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
27 75 (10.70%) Software Engineering

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
1 123 (17.55%) IIS
2 22 (3.14%) Apache
3 21 (3.00%) Apache Spark
4 17 (2.43%) Confluence
5 15 (2.14%) SAS
6 13 (1.85%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.57%) SugarCRM
8 10 (1.43%) JBoss
8 10 (1.43%) SharePoint
9 9 (1.28%) CMS
10 8 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (1.00%) EPiServer
11 7 (1.00%) Umbraco
12 6 (0.86%) Apache ServiceMix
12 6 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.86%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.71%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.57%) MS Exchange
14 4 (0.57%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 100 (14.27%) Microsoft Office
2 48 (6.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (3.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.14%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.57%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.14%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 47 (6.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.57%) OpenShift
4 13 (1.85%) SaaS
5 12 (1.71%) Office 365
6 11 (1.57%) Azure Data Factory
7 8 (1.14%) GitHub
8 5 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (0.71%) Serverless
9 4 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.57%) IaaS
9 4 (0.57%) npm
9 4 (0.57%) PaaS
10 3 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.43%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 45 (6.42%) Internet
2 25 (3.57%) HTTP
3 12 (1.71%) DNS
4 11 (1.57%) Firewall
5 8 (1.14%) HTTPS
5 8 (1.14%) VoIP
6 6 (0.86%) Intranet
6 6 (0.86%) SMS
6 6 (0.86%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.57%) H.323
7 4 (0.57%) SAN
8 3 (0.43%) Broadband
8 3 (0.43%) ISDN
8 3 (0.43%) SS7
9 2 (0.29%) Network Security
9 2 (0.29%) VPN
10 1 (0.14%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.14%) LAN
10 1 (0.14%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (35.38%) SQL Server
2 79 (11.27%) NoSQL
3 66 (9.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 59 (8.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 49 (6.99%) Relational Database
6 40 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (5.71%) MongoDB
7 37 (5.28%) MySQL
8 32 (4.56%) Big Data
9 25 (3.57%) Hadoop
10 23 (3.28%) MariaDB
11 22 (3.14%) SQL Server 2016
12 21 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (3.00%) RDBMS
13 20 (2.85%) Azure SQL Database
13 20 (2.85%) Oracle Database
14 17 (2.43%) SQL Server 2014
15 16 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (2.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 67 (9.56%) Git (software)
1 67 (9.56%) Visual Studio
2 56 (7.99%) Jenkins
3 49 (6.99%) JIRA
4 36 (5.14%) Maven
4 36 (5.14%) Selenium
5 34 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (4.14%) Subversion
7 20 (2.85%) Cucumber
7 20 (2.85%) IntelliJ
7 20 (2.85%) JUnit
7 20 (2.85%) Sonatype Nexus
8 18 (2.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 12 (1.71%) Ant
9 12 (1.71%) WebDriver
10 11 (1.57%) GitLab
11 9 (1.28%) SoapUI
12 8 (1.14%) gulp
12 8 (1.14%) Sinon.JS
12 8 (1.14%) webpack
General
1 128 (18.26%) Finance
2 37 (5.28%) Banking
3 31 (4.42%) Retail
4 24 (3.42%) Automotive
4 24 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 21 (3.00%) Publishing
6 9 (1.28%) Law
7 7 (1.00%) Marketing
8 5 (0.71%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.71%) Legal
8 5 (0.71%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.57%) Advertising
9 4 (0.57%) German Language
9 4 (0.57%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.43%) Games
11 2 (0.29%) Back Office
11 2 (0.29%) Billing
11 2 (0.29%) Front Office
11 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 339 (48.36%) Developer
2 166 (23.68%) Analyst
3 130 (18.54%) .NET Developer
4 117 (16.69%) C# Developer
5 99 (14.12%) Support Analyst
6 95 (13.55%) Software Developer
7 93 (13.27%) SQL Developer
8 82 (11.70%) Java Developer
9 71 (10.13%) Senior Developer
10 69 (9.84%) C# Software Developer
11 57 (8.13%) IT Support
12 55 (7.85%) C# .NET Developer
12 55 (7.85%) IT Analyst
12 55 (7.85%) IT Support Analyst
13 50 (7.13%) Applications Support
14 46 (6.56%) .NET Software Developer
15 45 (6.42%) Graduate
16 39 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
16 39 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
17 36 (5.14%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (38.66%) .NET
2 182 (25.96%) HTML
3 159 (22.68%) CSS
4 116 (16.55%) Web Services
5 107 (15.26%) XML
6 103 (14.69%) AngularJS
7 100 (14.27%) jQuery
8 95 (13.55%) ASP.NET
9 87 (12.41%) Spring
10 84 (11.98%) Hibernate
11 64 (9.13%) .NET Framework
12 54 (7.70%) HTML5
12 54 (7.70%) REST
13 53 (7.56%) JSON
14 48 (6.85%) Node.js
15 46 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC
16 35 (4.99%) ASP.NET Web API
17 32 (4.56%) J2EE
17 32 (4.56%) WCF
18 28 (3.99%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 87 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (9.84%) Computer Science
3 28 (3.99%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (2.85%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.57%) Fintech
6 17 (2.43%) Client/Server
7 13 (1.85%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.57%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (0.86%) EPoS
12 5 (0.71%) Clustering
13 4 (0.57%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.57%) HACMP
13 4 (0.57%) Smartphone
14 3 (0.43%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.43%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.43%) iPad
14 3 (0.43%) Social Media
15 2 (0.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 208 (29.67%) Windows
2 117 (16.69%) Windows Server
3 72 (10.27%) Linux
4 34 (4.85%) Unix
5 18 (2.57%) Windows 10
5 18 (2.57%) Windows 7
6 14 (2.00%) Android
7 11 (1.57%) Apple iOS
7 11 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.57%) AIX
11 4 (0.57%) Solaris
12 3 (0.43%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.43%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.43%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (27.67%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (18.83%) MVC
3 86 (12.27%) TDD
4 77 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
5 75 (10.70%) Software Engineering
6 62 (8.84%) Scrum
7 50 (7.13%) Unit Testing
8 47 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (6.13%) Mathematics
10 40 (5.71%) Test Automation
11 35 (4.99%) Microservices
12 34 (4.85%) ETL
13 32 (4.56%) OO
14 29 (4.14%) Time Management
15 28 (3.99%) Analytics
15 28 (3.99%) CRM
15 28 (3.99%) DevOps
16 27 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
16 27 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
17 26 (3.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 252 (35.95%) C#
2 234 (33.38%) JavaScript
3 184 (26.25%) Java
4 84 (11.98%) T-SQL
5 39 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 36 (5.14%) C++
7 31 (4.42%) Python
8 23 (3.28%) Scala
9 22 (3.14%) PowerShell
10 16 (2.28%) PHP
10 16 (2.28%) PL/SQL
11 11 (1.57%) C
11 11 (1.57%) VB
12 9 (1.28%) Korn
13 8 (1.14%) ES6
13 8 (1.14%) Perl
14 7 (1.00%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.00%) R
14 7 (1.00%) VBA
14 7 (1.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 85 (12.13%) Degree
2 65 (9.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (2.28%) ISTQB
4 11 (1.57%) ISEB
4 11 (1.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 9 (1.28%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.14%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.71%) CCNA
8 5 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.71%) MCSE
9 4 (0.57%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.29%) MCSA
12 1 (0.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.57%) QA
2 15 (2.14%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.14%) SLA
4 6 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.71%) PMO
6 3 (0.43%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.29%) TickIT
8 1 (0.14%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 40 (5.71%) Docker
2 25 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.86%) Apache Flume
4 6 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.57%) GPFS
6 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.29%) pfSense
7 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.14%) HDFS
7 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (1.57%) Ansible
2 9 (1.28%) Puppet
3 8 (1.14%) Mesos
4 6 (0.86%) Data Guard
4 6 (0.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.29%) SCCM
5 2 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.14%) Nagios
6 1 (0.14%) Oozie
6 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.14%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 232 (33.10%) Microsoft
2 121 (17.26%) Oracle
3 16 (2.28%) Tableau
4 15 (2.14%) VMware
5 11 (1.57%) IBM
6 10 (1.43%) Cloudera
6 10 (1.43%) Google
6 10 (1.43%) SAP
6 10 (1.43%) White Clarke
7 9 (1.28%) Citrix
8 8 (1.14%) Cisco
8 8 (1.14%) Remedy
9 6 (0.86%) Lotus
9 6 (0.86%) Mitel
9 6 (0.86%) Telerik
10 5 (0.71%) IFS
10 5 (0.71%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (0.71%) NetApp
10 5 (0.71%) Teradata
11 4 (0.57%) Xamarin