The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 8 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 97 141 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 16.70% 18.17% 23.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.56% 37.60% 52.85%
Number of salaries quoted 86 126 141
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 289 375 333
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 49.74% 48.32% 44.88%
Number of salaries quoted 260 326 280
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Coventry

SQL
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for SQL in Coventry

SQL
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Coventry over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for SQL.

1 58 (33.53%) SQL Server
2 57 (32.95%) .NET
3 55 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (30.64%) C#
5 49 (28.32%) JavaScript
6 46 (26.59%) Microsoft
7 44 (25.43%) HTML
8 41 (23.70%) ASP.NET
9 38 (21.97%) MVC
10 37 (21.39%) CSS
11 31 (17.92%) T-SQL
11 31 (17.92%) Windows
12 29 (16.76%) TDD
13 28 (16.18%) Java
14 27 (15.61%) Oracle
15 25 (14.45%) Scrum
15 25 (14.45%) Linux
16 23 (13.29%) .NET Framework
17 22 (12.72%) Microsoft Azure
17 22 (12.72%) MongoDB
18 21 (12.14%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (12.14%) Mentoring
19 20 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
19 20 (11.56%) Visual Studio
19 20 (11.56%) Team Foundation Server
19 20 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (11.56%) NoSQL
20 19 (10.98%) Entity Framework
20 19 (10.98%) Performance Tuning
21 18 (10.40%) Web Development

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 12 (6.94%) SAS
2 9 (5.20%) IIS
2 9 (5.20%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.47%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.89%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.31%) CMS
5 4 (2.31%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.16%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.16%) JBoss
7 2 (1.16%) OpenEdge
7 2 (1.16%) Orchard CMS
8 1 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.58%) Confluence
8 1 (0.58%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.58%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.58%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (12.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.89%) Office 365
4 3 (1.73%) GitHub
5 2 (1.16%) SaaS
6 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.20%) DNS
2 5 (2.89%) Firewall
3 4 (2.31%) DHCP
3 4 (2.31%) SAN
3 4 (2.31%) VPN
4 3 (1.73%) HTTP
5 2 (1.16%) Network Security
6 1 (0.58%) FTP
6 1 (0.58%) Internet
6 1 (0.58%) SSH
6 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (33.53%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.72%) MongoDB
3 20 (11.56%) NoSQL
4 15 (8.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (8.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (7.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (6.36%) Relational Database
9 9 (5.20%) MySQL
9 9 (5.20%) Oracle Database
9 9 (5.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (4.62%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (4.05%) Data Mining
11 7 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (2.89%) QlikView
14 4 (2.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 4 (2.31%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 20 (11.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 20 (11.56%) Visual Studio
2 15 (8.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.05%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.05%) JIRA
3 7 (4.05%) Subversion
4 3 (1.73%) JUnit
5 2 (1.16%) Selenium
5 2 (1.16%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.58%) Gitweb
6 1 (0.58%) Maven
6 1 (0.58%) NuGet
General
1 13 (7.51%) Finance
1 13 (7.51%) Retail
2 10 (5.78%) Marketing
3 7 (4.05%) Back Office
4 4 (2.31%) Advertising
4 4 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (0.58%) Electronics
5 1 (0.58%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 70 (40.46%) Developer
2 28 (16.18%) Analyst
3 27 (15.61%) .NET Developer
4 21 (12.14%) Applications Support
5 17 (9.83%) DBA
6 15 (8.67%) Java Developer
7 13 (7.51%) Administrator
7 13 (7.51%) Software Engineer
8 12 (6.94%) Support Analyst
9 11 (6.36%) C# Developer
9 11 (6.36%) Web Developer
10 9 (5.20%) Applications Support Analyst
10 9 (5.20%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (5.20%) SQL DBA
11 8 (4.62%) Agile Developer
11 8 (4.62%) Agile Java Developer
11 8 (4.62%) Senior DBA
12 7 (4.05%) J2EE Developer
12 7 (4.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 7 (4.05%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (32.95%) .NET
2 44 (25.43%) HTML
3 41 (23.70%) ASP.NET
4 37 (21.39%) CSS
5 23 (13.29%) .NET Framework
6 21 (12.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (10.98%) Entity Framework
8 15 (8.67%) jQuery
8 15 (8.67%) XML
9 14 (8.09%) AngularJS
9 14 (8.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 14 (8.09%) WCF
10 12 (6.94%) Ajax
10 12 (6.94%) LINQ
10 12 (6.94%) WinForms
11 11 (6.36%) Web Services
12 10 (5.78%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (5.78%) J2EE
12 10 (5.78%) RESTful
13 9 (5.20%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.36%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.36%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.05%) User Experience
4 5 (2.89%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.31%) EPoS
6 3 (1.73%) AS400
7 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.58%) DataPower
8 1 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.58%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.92%) Windows
2 25 (14.45%) Linux
3 17 (9.83%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.47%) Unix
4 6 (3.47%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.73%) VyOS
6 2 (1.16%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.16%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.58%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (21.97%) MVC
3 29 (16.76%) TDD
4 25 (14.45%) Scrum
5 21 (12.14%) Mentoring
6 20 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (10.98%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (10.40%) Web Development
9 16 (9.25%) Software Engineering
10 15 (8.67%) OO
11 14 (8.09%) Coaching
11 14 (8.09%) CRM
12 11 (6.36%) User Stories
13 10 (5.78%) Analytics
13 10 (5.78%) Data Analysis
13 10 (5.78%) ITIL
13 10 (5.78%) OOD
13 10 (5.78%) SDLC
13 10 (5.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (30.64%) C#
2 49 (28.32%) JavaScript
3 31 (17.92%) T-SQL
4 28 (16.18%) Java
5 13 (7.51%) Python
6 10 (5.78%) VB
7 8 (4.62%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.05%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.47%) C++
9 6 (3.47%) PHP
9 6 (3.47%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.47%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.89%) C
11 4 (2.31%) VBA
12 3 (1.73%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.16%) R
14 1 (0.58%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.58%) Groovy
14 1 (0.58%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.58%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 15 (8.67%) Degree
2 6 (3.47%) ISEB
3 4 (2.31%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.58%) HND
5 1 (0.58%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.62%) QA
2 4 (2.31%) SLA
3 2 (1.16%) COBIT
4 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.58%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.58%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.58%) MISRA
4 1 (0.58%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.58%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (4.05%) Active Directory
1 7 (4.05%) Docker
2 5 (2.89%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (2.31%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.16%) XenServer
5 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 46 (26.59%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.61%) Oracle
3 8 (4.62%) Cisco
4 7 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (4.05%) VMware
4 7 (4.05%) Vyatta
5 6 (3.47%) IBM
6 5 (2.89%) Tableau
7 4 (2.31%) PayPal
7 4 (2.31%) Sage
8 3 (1.73%) Cognos
8 3 (1.73%) Progress
8 3 (1.73%) SAP
8 3 (1.73%) Telerik
9 2 (1.16%) Ab Initio
9 2 (1.16%) HP
9 2 (1.16%) Informatica
9 2 (1.16%) Netezza
10 1 (0.58%) Adobe
10 1 (0.58%) Siemens
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £36k - 42k per year + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago