Period
to 27 January 2020

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 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 333 583 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.02% 26.06% 25.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.62% 48.62% 45.40%
Number of salaries quoted 275 555 645
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +5.96%
10th Percentile £28,100 £24,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,250 £62,500 £57,500
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 962 1,199 1,553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 49.16% 53.60% 55.31%
Number of salaries quoted 809 1,032 1,319
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £69,000 £64,875 £60,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 27 January 2020.

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 27 January 2020. 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 -1 235 £47,500 +5.56% 55
High Wycombe -6 30 £50,000 +29.87% 7
Amersham -5 26 £55,000 +22.22%
Marlow - 5 £42,500 - 3
Newport Pagnell +1 2 £23,500 -44.71% 1
Gerrards Cross +1 2 £60,000 +84.62%
Aylesbury -10 2 £36,500 -14.12% 3
Buckingham - 2 £30,000 -
Beaconsfield +3 1 £30,000 -51.02% 1
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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.

1 134 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (29.73%) C#
2 99 (29.73%) SQL Server
3 96 (28.83%) JavaScript
4 87 (26.13%) Azure
5 79 (23.72%) Oracle
6 73 (21.92%) HTML
6 73 (21.92%) Scrum
6 73 (21.92%) AngularJS
7 70 (21.02%) .NET
8 68 (20.42%) Microsoft
9 64 (19.22%) Finance
10 57 (17.12%) Java
10 57 (17.12%) Docker
11 54 (16.22%) CSS
12 52 (15.62%) AWS
13 49 (14.71%) Windows
14 47 (14.11%) Problem-Solving
15 45 (13.51%) Git (software)
16 43 (12.91%) TDD
17 42 (12.61%) ASP.NET
18 41 (12.31%) Web Development
19 39 (11.71%) MVC
19 39 (11.71%) Web Services
20 37 (11.11%) Linux
20 37 (11.11%) MySQL
21 35 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
21 35 (10.51%) Oracle Database
22 34 (10.21%) PL/SQL
23 32 (9.61%) XML

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 17 (5.11%) Tomcat
2 15 (4.50%) WebLogic
3 14 (4.20%) WebSphere
4 12 (3.60%) IIS
5 7 (2.10%) Apache
5 7 (2.10%) GlassFish
5 7 (2.10%) JBoss
5 7 (2.10%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.90%) CICS
6 3 (0.90%) Confluence
6 3 (0.90%) SAS
7 2 (0.60%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.60%) Jetty
8 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 17 (5.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (4.20%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.20%) SPSS
5 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.30%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.30%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.30%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.30%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 10 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.60%) assyst
3 2 (0.60%) GoldMine
3 2 (0.60%) Maximo
3 2 (0.60%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.60%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 87 (26.13%) Azure
2 52 (15.62%) AWS
3 26 (7.81%) SaaS
4 16 (4.80%) Power Platform
5 9 (2.70%) Office 365
6 7 (2.10%) PaaS
7 6 (1.80%) Amazon S3
8 5 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (1.50%) DigitalOcean
8 5 (1.50%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (1.50%) GitHub
8 5 (1.50%) IaaS
8 5 (1.50%) npm
9 4 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.20%) Firebase
10 3 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.90%) Serverless
11 2 (0.60%) Amazon Cognito
11 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.60%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.00%) LAN
2 8 (2.40%) FTP
2 8 (2.40%) WAN
3 7 (2.10%) HTTP
4 5 (1.50%) Firewall
4 5 (1.50%) Skype
5 4 (1.20%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.90%) Internet
6 3 (0.90%) Network Security
6 3 (0.90%) VoIP
7 2 (0.60%) NAS
7 2 (0.60%) SAN
7 2 (0.60%) VPN
7 2 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.30%) DNS
8 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.30%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 37 (11.11%) MySQL
3 35 (10.51%) Oracle Database
4 31 (9.31%) Relational Database
5 26 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (7.51%) Azure SQL Database
7 23 (6.91%) RDBMS
8 17 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (4.80%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (4.80%) Power BI
10 15 (4.50%) MongoDB
11 14 (4.20%) Oracle Database 10g
11 14 (4.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (4.20%) Oracle Database 12c
11 14 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (3.60%) Big Data
13 10 (3.00%) DB2
14 8 (2.40%) SQL Server 2016
15 6 (1.80%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.31%) Cucumber
3 16 (4.80%) Selenium
4 14 (4.20%) JIRA
4 14 (4.20%) Maven
5 10 (3.00%) Oracle Forms
5 10 (3.00%) Visual Studio
6 9 (2.70%) Jasmine
6 9 (2.70%) Mocha
6 9 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.70%) TeamCity
7 8 (2.40%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.80%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (1.50%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.50%) webpack
10 3 (0.90%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.90%) JUnit
10 3 (0.90%) SonarQube
10 3 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.60%) GitLab
General
1 64 (19.22%) Finance
2 26 (7.81%) Retail
3 15 (4.50%) Automotive
4 8 (2.40%) Marketing
5 7 (2.10%) Games
6 6 (1.80%) Advertising
6 6 (1.80%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.80%) Law
7 5 (1.50%) Banking
8 2 (0.60%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.60%) French Language
8 2 (0.60%) German Language
8 2 (0.60%) International Banking
8 2 (0.60%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.60%) Police
8 2 (0.60%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 189 (56.76%) Developer
2 52 (15.62%) Senior Developer
3 50 (15.02%) C# Developer
4 45 (13.51%) Software Developer
5 41 (12.31%) .NET Developer
6 38 (11.41%) Analyst
7 30 (9.01%) DBA
8 29 (8.71%) Administrator
9 27 (8.11%) C# Software Developer
10 25 (7.51%) Java Developer
10 25 (7.51%) Oracle Developer
11 24 (7.21%) Senior Software Developer
12 21 (6.31%) Senior C# Developer
13 20 (6.01%) C# .NET Developer
13 20 (6.01%) Web Developer
14 19 (5.71%) SQL Developer
15 17 (5.11%) Full Stack Developer
16 16 (4.80%) Angular Developer
16 16 (4.80%) Support Engineer
17 15 (4.50%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (21.92%) AngularJS
1 73 (21.92%) HTML
2 70 (21.02%) .NET
3 54 (16.22%) CSS
4 42 (12.61%) ASP.NET
5 39 (11.71%) Web Services
6 32 (9.61%) XML
7 30 (9.01%) REST
7 30 (9.01%) Spring
8 27 (8.11%) .NET Core
9 25 (7.51%) Hibernate
9 25 (7.51%) Node.js
10 22 (6.61%) NHibernate
11 21 (6.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 20 (6.01%) SOAP
13 17 (5.11%) .NET Framework
13 17 (5.11%) React
14 16 (4.80%) jQuery
15 15 (4.50%) Entity Framework
16 14 (4.20%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.41%) User Experience
3 17 (5.11%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (4.80%) Replication
5 11 (3.30%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (1.50%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.50%) Clustering
7 5 (1.50%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.50%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.20%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.20%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.90%) EPoS
9 3 (0.90%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.60%) AS400
10 2 (0.60%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.60%) PACS
10 2 (0.60%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (14.71%) Windows
2 37 (11.11%) Linux
3 11 (3.30%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.00%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.70%) Android
6 6 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.20%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.90%) Unix
8 3 (0.90%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (21.92%) Scrum
3 47 (14.11%) Problem-Solving
4 43 (12.91%) TDD
5 41 (12.31%) Web Development
6 39 (11.71%) MVC
7 31 (9.31%) Software Engineering
8 30 (9.01%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (7.81%) SOLID
11 25 (7.51%) Customer Requirements
12 23 (6.91%) Waterfall
13 20 (6.01%) Computer Science
13 20 (6.01%) Data Modelling
13 20 (6.01%) DevOps
13 20 (6.01%) High Availability
13 20 (6.01%) OO
13 20 (6.01%) SDLC
14 19 (5.71%) Analytics
14 19 (5.71%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 99 (29.73%) C#
2 96 (28.83%) JavaScript
3 57 (17.12%) Java
4 34 (10.21%) PL/SQL
5 25 (7.51%) PowerShell
6 24 (7.21%) Python
6 24 (7.21%) T-SQL
7 15 (4.50%) PHP
7 15 (4.50%) TypeScript
8 9 (2.70%) VBScript
9 7 (2.10%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.50%) C++
10 5 (1.50%) Java 8
10 5 (1.50%) Perl
10 5 (1.50%) PHP 5
11 4 (1.20%) Bourne shell
11 4 (1.20%) C
11 4 (1.20%) R
11 4 (1.20%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.90%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 23 (6.91%) Degree
2 16 (4.80%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.90%) HNC
5 3 (0.90%) HND
5 3 (0.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.60%) MCSE
6 2 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.30%) CFA
7 1 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.01%) SLA
2 13 (3.90%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.10%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.10%) QA
4 3 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.30%) GDPR
5 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (17.12%) Docker
2 19 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.60%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.60%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.30%) vSphere
6 1 (0.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (2.70%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.50%) Puppet
2 5 (1.50%) Terraform
3 3 (0.90%) Ansible
3 3 (0.90%) SCCM
4 2 (0.60%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.30%) Ambari
5 1 (0.30%) Control-M
5 1 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 79 (23.72%) Oracle
2 68 (20.42%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.90%) Tableau
4 12 (3.60%) IBM
5 10 (3.00%) Cisco
6 7 (2.10%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.80%) VMware
8 5 (1.50%) Citrix
8 5 (1.50%) Rollbar
9 4 (1.20%) Informatica
9 4 (1.20%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (1.20%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.90%) Cognos
10 3 (0.90%) IronPort
10 3 (0.90%) McAfee
10 3 (0.90%) Proofpoint
10 3 (0.90%) SAP
10 3 (0.90%) Symantec
10 3 (0.90%) Toshiba
11 2 (0.60%) Google