Period
to 17 January 2021

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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 107 329 593
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 15.64% 16.44% 26.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.31% 33.47% 47.86%
Number of salaries quoted 101 293 589
Median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 353 983 1,239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 51.61% 49.13% 54.41%
Number of salaries quoted 290 833 1,091
Median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.38% +1.05% +5.56%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Buckinghamshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for SQL in Buckinghamshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

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 17 January 2021. 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 -4 72 £55,000 +15.79% 20
Aylesbury +11 20 £35,000 +3.70% 1
Amersham +6 6 £32,500 -40.91%
Marlow +4 1 £67,500 +58.82%
Beaconsfield -1 1 £75,000 +150.00%
High Wycombe -5 1 - - 2
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 38 (35.51%) Azure
2 37 (34.58%) AngularJS
3 33 (30.84%) Java
4 31 (28.97%) JavaScript
5 29 (27.10%) AWS
6 28 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (25.23%) TDD
7 27 (25.23%) Spring
7 27 (25.23%) Spring Boot
8 26 (24.30%) Hibernate
9 24 (22.43%) NoSQL
9 24 (22.43%) REST
10 23 (21.50%) Kubernetes
11 22 (20.56%) BDD
11 22 (20.56%) Docker
12 21 (19.63%) Kafka
13 18 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (16.82%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (15.89%) .NET
15 16 (14.95%) C#
15 16 (14.95%) Vue.js
16 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
16 14 (13.08%) RESTful
16 14 (13.08%) Software Engineering
17 13 (12.15%) RabbitMQ
17 13 (12.15%) HTML
18 12 (11.21%) Microsoft
18 12 (11.21%) Microservices
18 12 (11.21%) Computer Science
18 12 (11.21%) Git (software)

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 2 (1.87%) Apache Solr
1 2 (1.87%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (1.87%) Documentum
1 2 (1.87%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.93%) IIS
2 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.87%) Magento
2 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (35.51%) Azure
2 29 (27.10%) AWS
3 7 (6.54%) SaaS
4 6 (5.61%) PaaS
4 6 (5.61%) Power Platform
4 6 (5.61%) Serverless
5 5 (4.67%) Office 365
6 3 (2.80%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (2.80%) Azure Functions
6 3 (2.80%) IaaS
6 3 (2.80%) Logic Apps
7 2 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.87%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.87%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.87%) GitHub
8 1 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.93%) Azure Stack
8 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.93%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.41%) HTTP
1 9 (8.41%) VoIP
2 6 (5.61%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.80%) Firewall
3 3 (2.80%) Network Security
3 3 (2.80%) Skype
4 2 (1.87%) DNS
4 2 (1.87%) VPN
5 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.43%) NoSQL
2 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.54%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (6.54%) Big Data
3 7 (6.54%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.61%) Power BI
4 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.74%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (3.74%) Data Lake
5 4 (3.74%) DTS
5 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.80%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.80%) MySQL
6 3 (2.80%) OLAP
7 2 (1.87%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (11.21%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.41%) JIRA
3 5 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.80%) JUnit
4 3 (2.80%) Mocha
4 3 (2.80%) RSpec
5 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (5.61%) Retail
2 4 (3.74%) Multimedia
3 3 (2.80%) Finance
3 3 (2.80%) Fire and Rescue
3 3 (2.80%) Local Government
4 2 (1.87%) Marketing
4 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Automotive
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 48 (44.86%) Developer
2 18 (16.82%) Java Developer
3 17 (15.89%) Analyst
3 17 (15.89%) Support Engineer
4 16 (14.95%) Software Support Engineer
5 14 (13.08%) Senior Developer
6 13 (12.15%) Data Analyst
7 10 (9.35%) Azure Engineer
7 10 (9.35%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (7.48%) AWS Engineer
8 8 (7.48%) Java Engineer
8 8 (7.48%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Angular Developer
9 7 (6.54%) SQL Analyst
9 7 (6.54%) SQL Data Analyst
10 6 (5.61%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Senior Java Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.74%) Trainee Developer
11 4 (3.74%) Trainee Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (34.58%) AngularJS
2 27 (25.23%) Spring
2 27 (25.23%) Spring Boot
3 26 (24.30%) Hibernate
4 24 (22.43%) REST
5 21 (19.63%) Kafka
6 17 (15.89%) .NET
7 16 (14.95%) Vue.js
8 14 (13.08%) RESTful
9 13 (12.15%) HTML
9 13 (12.15%) RabbitMQ
10 12 (11.21%) .NET Core
11 11 (10.28%) CSS
11 11 (10.28%) SOAP
12 8 (7.48%) Apache Flex
12 8 (7.48%) ASP.NET
13 7 (6.54%) CSS3
13 7 (6.54%) HTML5
13 7 (6.54%) Java EE
13 7 (6.54%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.41%) Data Structures
3 5 (4.67%) Analytical Mindset
4 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.80%) EPoS
5 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.87%) LIMS
6 2 (1.87%) User Experience
7 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.93%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.93%) FMCG
7 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.93%) Robotics
7 1 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.35%) Windows
2 2 (1.87%) Linux
2 2 (1.87%) VMS
3 1 (0.93%) Unix
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (25.23%) TDD
3 22 (20.56%) BDD
4 18 (16.82%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (13.08%) Software Engineering
6 12 (11.21%) Computer Science
6 12 (11.21%) Microservices
7 11 (10.28%) Scrum
8 10 (9.35%) DevOps
9 9 (8.41%) Analytics
9 9 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.48%) Concurrent Programming
10 8 (7.48%) Data Analytics
10 8 (7.48%) Multithreading
11 6 (5.61%) Data Modelling
11 6 (5.61%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.61%) Web Development
12 5 (4.67%) Data Analysis
12 5 (4.67%) System Testing
13 4 (3.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.84%) Java
2 31 (28.97%) JavaScript
3 16 (14.95%) C#
4 9 (8.41%) TypeScript
5 8 (7.48%) Python
5 8 (7.48%) T-SQL
6 7 (6.54%) Java 8
7 6 (5.61%) PHP
8 3 (2.80%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.87%) C++
10 1 (0.93%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.93%) C
10 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.93%) Scala
10 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.48%) Degree
2 5 (4.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) CCA
4 1 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.93%) MCP
4 1 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.93%) GDPR
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 22 (20.56%) Docker
2 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (21.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.74%) Databricks
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle
4 2 (1.87%) EMC
4 2 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.87%) Telerik
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe
5 1 (0.93%) Citrix
5 1 (0.93%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) Palo Alto
5 1 (0.93%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) SAP
5 1 (0.93%) Talend
5 1 (0.93%) Tealium
5 1 (0.93%) VMware
5 1 (0.93%) Zscaler