Period
to 18 October 2018

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 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 5 12
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL 228 259 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 20.92% 18.91% 14.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.06% 37.70% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 207 237 213
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £27,300 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £57,350
West Midlands median annual salary £41,913 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.78% +6.67% -

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 Coventry with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 495 687 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 45.41% 50.15% 45.98%
Number of salaries quoted 418 598 578
Coventry median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

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 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for SQL.

1 90 (39.47%) Java
2 77 (33.77%) JavaScript
3 76 (33.33%) Linux
4 74 (32.46%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (28.95%) SQL Server
6 60 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
7 55 (24.12%) Microsoft
7 55 (24.12%) Amazon AWS
8 54 (23.68%) HTML
8 54 (23.68%) MySQL
9 52 (22.81%) NoSQL
10 47 (20.61%) Spring
11 45 (19.74%) Enterprise Software
12 42 (18.42%) DB2
13 40 (17.54%) CSS
13 40 (17.54%) Python
14 39 (17.11%) Unix
14 39 (17.11%) Oracle
14 39 (17.11%) C#
15 38 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 37 (16.23%) MongoDB
17 32 (14.04%) Windows
18 31 (13.60%) Problem-Solving
19 30 (13.16%) Hibernate
19 30 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
20 29 (12.72%) PHP
20 29 (12.72%) Scrum
20 29 (12.72%) High Availability
21 28 (12.28%) Degree
22 27 (11.84%) DNS

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 27 (11.84%) Tomcat
2 14 (6.14%) Apache
3 10 (4.39%) IIS
4 9 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.95%) MS Exchange
5 8 (3.51%) nginx
6 5 (2.19%) JBoss
7 4 (1.75%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.88%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.88%) OpenEdge
8 2 (0.88%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.88%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.44%) CMS
9 1 (0.44%) Confluence
9 1 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (24.12%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (11.84%) IaaS
3 21 (9.21%) SaaS
4 20 (8.77%) PaaS
5 19 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (7.89%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (5.26%) GitHub
8 11 (4.82%) Office 365
9 10 (4.39%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (4.39%) Amazon S3
10 6 (2.63%) Heroku
10 6 (2.63%) Serverless
11 5 (2.19%) Azure Data Factory
11 5 (2.19%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 4 (1.75%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (1.75%) Route 53
12 4 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.44%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.84%) DNS
2 20 (8.77%) Firewall
3 19 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 17 (7.46%) DHCP
5 14 (6.14%) HTTP
6 10 (4.39%) Network Security
6 10 (4.39%) VPN
7 9 (3.95%) Internet
8 8 (3.51%) FTP
8 8 (3.51%) SSH
9 2 (0.88%) Intranet
9 2 (0.88%) Skype
9 2 (0.88%) VLAN
10 1 (0.44%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 60 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
3 54 (23.68%) MySQL
4 52 (22.81%) NoSQL
5 42 (18.42%) DB2
6 38 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 37 (16.23%) MongoDB
8 27 (11.84%) Amazon RDS
9 15 (6.58%) Relational Database
10 6 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (2.63%) Big Data
10 6 (2.63%) Data Lake
10 6 (2.63%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.63%) Power BI
10 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.32%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 26 (11.40%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 16 (7.02%) JUnit
4 15 (6.58%) Maven
5 9 (3.95%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (2.19%) Gitweb
7 5 (2.19%) Gradle
7 5 (2.19%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.32%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.32%) Mockito
8 3 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.88%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.88%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.88%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.88%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.44%) GoCD
10 1 (0.44%) JIRA
10 1 (0.44%) Selenium
10 1 (0.44%) StarTeam
General
1 18 (7.89%) Manufacturing
2 16 (7.02%) Retail
3 8 (3.51%) Marketing
4 6 (2.63%) Finance
5 3 (1.32%) Back Office
5 3 (1.32%) General Ledger
6 2 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 53 (23.25%) Developer
2 42 (18.42%) DBA
3 40 (17.54%) Analyst
4 31 (13.60%) Architect
4 31 (13.60%) Java Developer
5 29 (12.72%) Applications Support
6 28 (12.28%) Support Analyst
7 24 (10.53%) Administrator
8 20 (8.77%) Database Architect
9 16 (7.02%) Applications Support Analyst
9 16 (7.02%) SQL DBA
10 14 (6.14%) Support Engineer
10 14 (6.14%) Technical Support
11 13 (5.70%) Senior Developer
12 12 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
13 11 (4.82%) Applications Engineer
13 11 (4.82%) Applications Support Engineer
14 9 (3.95%) C# Developer
14 9 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
14 9 (3.95%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (23.68%) HTML
2 47 (20.61%) Spring
3 40 (17.54%) CSS
4 30 (13.16%) Hibernate
5 26 (11.40%) AngularJS
6 21 (9.21%) .NET
6 21 (9.21%) Java EE
7 16 (7.02%) ASP.NET
7 16 (7.02%) React
8 15 (6.58%) XML
9 13 (5.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (4.82%) jQuery
10 11 (4.82%) Spring MVC
11 10 (4.39%) XSLT
12 9 (3.95%) HTML5
12 9 (3.95%) SOAP
13 8 (3.51%) Ajax
13 8 (3.51%) Entity Framework
13 8 (3.51%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (19.74%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (10.96%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (3.07%) Industry 4.0
5 6 (2.63%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.63%) SCADA
6 5 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.19%) Clustering
7 4 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.75%) Replication
8 3 (1.32%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.32%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.32%) RIA
9 2 (0.88%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (0.88%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.88%) User Experience
10 1 (0.44%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.44%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 76 (33.33%) Linux
2 39 (17.11%) Unix
3 32 (14.04%) Windows
4 19 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 11 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (3.95%) Windows 8
7 9 (3.95%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.44%) Android
8 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (32.46%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (13.60%) Problem-Solving
3 30 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (12.72%) High Availability
4 29 (12.72%) Scrum
5 25 (10.96%) MVC
5 25 (10.96%) TDD
6 24 (10.53%) Microservices
6 24 (10.53%) OO
7 21 (9.21%) Performance Metrics
7 21 (9.21%) Presales
8 20 (8.77%) Customer Engagement
8 20 (8.77%) Open Source
9 19 (8.33%) DevOps
10 18 (7.89%) BDD
10 18 (7.89%) Kanban
10 18 (7.89%) Service Delivery
11 16 (7.02%) Analytics
12 14 (6.14%) ITIL
12 14 (6.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 90 (39.47%) Java
2 77 (33.77%) JavaScript
3 40 (17.54%) Python
4 39 (17.11%) C#
5 29 (12.72%) PHP
6 21 (9.21%) T-SQL
7 20 (8.77%) PowerShell
8 16 (7.02%) Bash Shell
9 13 (5.70%) C
10 11 (4.82%) TypeScript
11 10 (4.39%) C++
12 9 (3.95%) Perl
13 6 (2.63%) Apex Code
14 5 (2.19%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.19%) U-SQL
15 3 (1.32%) Java 8
15 3 (1.32%) Ruby
15 3 (1.32%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (12.28%) Degree
2 11 (4.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (4.82%) Master's Degree
3 8 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.07%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.44%) MCITP
6 1 (0.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.75%) QA
2 4 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (9.21%) Docker
2 20 (8.77%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.82%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.51%) XenServer
5 5 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (7.89%) Ansible
2 16 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (7.02%) Puppet
3 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 55 (24.12%) Microsoft
2 39 (17.11%) Oracle
3 11 (4.82%) VMware
4 9 (3.95%) HP
4 9 (3.95%) Mitel
4 9 (3.95%) WatchGuard
5 6 (2.63%) Rackspace
5 6 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.19%) Cisco
6 5 (2.19%) Tableau
7 4 (1.75%) Hitachi
7 4 (1.75%) SAP
8 3 (1.32%) Pegasus
8 3 (1.32%) Sage
8 3 (1.32%) Xero
9 2 (0.88%) Adobe
9 2 (0.88%) EMC
9 2 (0.88%) Google
9 2 (0.88%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.44%) Borland