Period
to 28 March 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 28 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 316 533 705
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.78% 23.60% 24.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.39% 45.28% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 264 539 673
Median annual salary £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.12% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,500 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £58,600
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 919 1,177 1,605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 51.72% 52.13% 55.34%
Number of salaries quoted 790 1,021 1,374
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,553
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.75% +0.12%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £60,250
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 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 28 March 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 28 March 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 -2 221 £49,500 +10.00% 68
High Wycombe 0 39 £50,000 +53.85% 4
Amersham -11 16 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Gerrards Cross -1 6 £60,000 +33.33%
Aylesbury -16 4 £42,500 +21.43% 4
Marlow +16 2 £45,000 -25.00% 4
Beaconsfield +4 1 £95,000 +90.00% 2
Buckingham - 1 £27,500 -
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 111 (35.13%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (28.80%) C#
2 91 (28.80%) SQL Server
3 82 (25.95%) Azure
4 75 (23.73%) Oracle
5 74 (23.42%) JavaScript
6 72 (22.78%) Microsoft
7 70 (22.15%) AngularJS
8 67 (21.20%) HTML
9 62 (19.62%) .NET
10 59 (18.67%) Linux
11 58 (18.35%) Git (software)
12 55 (17.41%) Scrum
13 54 (17.09%) AWS
14 50 (15.82%) CSS
14 50 (15.82%) Java
15 49 (15.51%) Finance
16 45 (14.24%) Windows
17 44 (13.92%) Docker
18 43 (13.61%) MVC
19 41 (12.97%) Web Services
20 40 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
21 39 (12.34%) Problem-Solving
21 39 (12.34%) MySQL
21 39 (12.34%) Business Intelligence
22 38 (12.03%) ASP.NET
23 36 (11.39%) PL/SQL
24 35 (11.08%) XML
24 35 (11.08%) Node.js
25 34 (10.76%) Web Development

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 14 (4.43%) Tomcat
1 14 (4.43%) WebSphere
2 12 (3.80%) WebLogic
3 11 (3.48%) Apache
4 9 (2.85%) IIS
5 8 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (2.53%) MQSeries
6 5 (1.58%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.27%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.95%) Camunda
8 3 (0.95%) JBoss
8 3 (0.95%) nginx
8 3 (0.95%) SAS
8 3 (0.95%) WildFly
9 1 (0.32%) CICS
9 1 (0.32%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (4.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.16%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.22%) SPSS
4 5 (1.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.32%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.32%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.32%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.32%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 18 (5.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.95%) assyst
2 3 (0.95%) Maximo
2 3 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.63%) GoldMine
3 2 (0.63%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 82 (25.95%) Azure
2 54 (17.09%) AWS
3 27 (8.54%) Power Platform
4 17 (5.38%) PaaS
5 13 (4.11%) GitHub
6 11 (3.48%) IaaS
6 11 (3.48%) SaaS
7 8 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (2.53%) Amazon S3
7 8 (2.53%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (2.53%) DigitalOcean
7 8 (2.53%) Dynamics 365
7 8 (2.53%) npm
8 6 (1.90%) Office 365
9 3 (0.95%) Serverless
10 2 (0.63%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.32%) Akamai
11 1 (0.32%) Amazon Cognito
11 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.32%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.16%) SSL
2 9 (2.85%) Firewall
2 9 (2.85%) FTP
3 7 (2.22%) HTTP
4 6 (1.90%) LAN
5 5 (1.58%) Skype
6 4 (1.27%) WAN
7 3 (0.95%) Network Security
7 3 (0.95%) SAN
8 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.32%) DNS
9 1 (0.32%) DWDM
9 1 (0.32%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.32%) Internet
9 1 (0.32%) MPLS
9 1 (0.32%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (28.80%) SQL Server
2 39 (12.34%) MySQL
3 34 (10.76%) Oracle Database
4 30 (9.49%) Relational Database
5 27 (8.54%) Power BI
6 26 (8.23%) Azure SQL Database
6 26 (8.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (6.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (6.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (4.75%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (4.75%) DB2
11 12 (3.80%) Oracle Database 10g
11 12 (3.80%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (3.80%) Oracle Database 12c
11 12 (3.80%) RDBMS
12 8 (2.53%) Redis
13 7 (2.22%) Big Data
13 7 (2.22%) MariaDB
13 7 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 58 (18.35%) Git (software)
2 22 (6.96%) Cucumber
3 17 (5.38%) Jenkins
3 17 (5.38%) Oracle Forms
4 16 (5.06%) JIRA
5 15 (4.75%) Visual Studio
6 10 (3.16%) TeamCity
7 9 (2.85%) Maven
7 9 (2.85%) Selenium
7 9 (2.85%) SonarQube
8 8 (2.53%) git-flow
8 8 (2.53%) GitLab
8 8 (2.53%) Jasmine
8 8 (2.53%) Mocha
8 8 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (2.53%) webpack
9 7 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.27%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.27%) JMeter
10 4 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 49 (15.51%) Finance
2 28 (8.86%) Retail
3 11 (3.48%) Law
4 8 (2.53%) Financial Institution
5 7 (2.22%) Police
6 6 (1.90%) Banking
7 5 (1.58%) Marketing
7 5 (1.58%) Public Sector
8 4 (1.27%) Automotive
9 2 (0.63%) Advertising
9 2 (0.63%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.63%) French Language
9 2 (0.63%) Games
9 2 (0.63%) German Language
9 2 (0.63%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.63%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.32%) International Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
10 1 (0.32%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 163 (51.58%) Developer
2 43 (13.61%) .NET Developer
3 38 (12.03%) C# Developer
4 36 (11.39%) Analyst
5 33 (10.44%) Senior Developer
6 32 (10.13%) Software Developer
7 26 (8.23%) Oracle Developer
8 24 (7.59%) DBA
9 22 (6.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 21 (6.65%) Java Developer
11 20 (6.33%) Web Developer
12 19 (6.01%) Administrator
12 19 (6.01%) Data Analyst
13 17 (5.38%) Consultant
13 17 (5.38%) Senior C# Developer
14 16 (5.06%) Angular Developer
14 16 (5.06%) Support Engineer
15 15 (4.75%) .NET Web Developer
15 15 (4.75%) C# Software Developer
15 15 (4.75%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (22.15%) AngularJS
2 67 (21.20%) HTML
3 62 (19.62%) .NET
4 50 (15.82%) CSS
5 41 (12.97%) Web Services
6 38 (12.03%) ASP.NET
7 35 (11.08%) Node.js
7 35 (11.08%) XML
8 34 (10.76%) .NET Core
9 33 (10.44%) Spring
10 26 (8.23%) REST
11 25 (7.91%) Hibernate
12 24 (7.59%) NHibernate
13 23 (7.28%) React
14 22 (6.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (6.01%) .NET Framework
15 19 (6.01%) jQuery
15 19 (6.01%) RESTful
15 19 (6.01%) SOAP
15 19 (6.01%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.11%) User Experience
3 12 (3.80%) Replication
3 12 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (3.16%) AS400
5 9 (2.85%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (2.85%) Mainframe
6 8 (2.53%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.53%) Tandem
7 7 (2.22%) Clustering
8 5 (1.58%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.27%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.95%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.95%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.63%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (0.63%) iSeries
11 2 (0.63%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 59 (18.67%) Linux
2 45 (14.24%) Windows
3 14 (4.43%) Android
3 14 (4.43%) Apple iOS
4 11 (3.48%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.53%) AIX
5 8 (2.53%) Solaris
6 6 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.58%) Unix
8 3 (0.95%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (35.13%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (17.41%) Scrum
3 43 (13.61%) MVC
4 39 (12.34%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (12.34%) Problem-Solving
5 34 (10.76%) Web Development
6 33 (10.44%) TDD
7 28 (8.86%) SOLID
8 27 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (8.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (8.23%) Waterfall
10 24 (7.59%) DevOps
11 23 (7.28%) OO
12 22 (6.96%) CRM
12 22 (6.96%) Customer Requirements
13 21 (6.65%) ITIL
13 21 (6.65%) Root Cause Analysis
13 21 (6.65%) Visualisation
14 20 (6.33%) Microservices
14 20 (6.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (28.80%) C#
2 74 (23.42%) JavaScript
3 50 (15.82%) Java
4 36 (11.39%) PL/SQL
5 30 (9.49%) Python
6 26 (8.23%) PowerShell
7 17 (5.38%) PHP
8 16 (5.06%) Shell Script
9 15 (4.75%) TypeScript
10 13 (4.11%) T-SQL
11 10 (3.16%) VBScript
12 9 (2.85%) Perl
13 8 (2.53%) PHP 5
14 5 (1.58%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.58%) VBA
15 4 (1.27%) Java 8
16 3 (0.95%) C
16 3 (0.95%) Ruby
16 3 (0.95%) VB
16 3 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (7.28%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.43%) Degree
3 8 (2.53%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.95%) ISEB
7 2 (0.63%) HNC
7 2 (0.63%) HND
7 2 (0.63%) MCSE
8 1 (0.32%) CFA
8 1 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.28%) PCI DSS
2 22 (6.96%) SLA
3 7 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.22%) QA
4 4 (1.27%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.63%) GDPR
7 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (13.92%) Docker
2 15 (4.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.32%) vSphere
4 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (5.06%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.53%) Tivoli
3 6 (1.90%) Terraform
4 5 (1.58%) Puppet
5 3 (0.95%) Ansible
5 3 (0.95%) SCCM
6 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.32%) Ambari
7 1 (0.32%) Amdocs OSS
7 1 (0.32%) Control-M
7 1 (0.32%) Grafana
7 1 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.32%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (23.73%) Oracle
2 72 (22.78%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.65%) IBM
4 19 (6.01%) Tableau
5 12 (3.80%) Cisco
6 8 (2.53%) HP
6 8 (2.53%) Jitterbit
6 8 (2.53%) Rollbar
7 5 (1.58%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.27%) Cognos
8 4 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (1.27%) Percona
8 4 (1.27%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.27%) VMware
9 3 (0.95%) Citrix
9 3 (0.95%) Facebook
9 3 (0.95%) IronPort
9 3 (0.95%) Proofpoint
9 3 (0.95%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.95%) Xamarin