Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 5 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 215 251 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 17.90% 18.40% 16.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.45% 36.43% 33.72%
Number of salaries quoted 195 234 231
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £38,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.13% +0.65% -2.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £41,450 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.63% +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 545 689 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 45.38% 50.51% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 463 602 601
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,700 £26,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £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 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Coventry

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 75 (34.88%) JavaScript
1 75 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (32.56%) Microsoft
3 65 (30.23%) C#
4 64 (29.77%) SQL Server
4 64 (29.77%) Java
5 50 (23.26%) HTML
6 47 (21.86%) Git (software)
7 44 (20.47%) NoSQL
8 43 (20.00%) .NET
9 40 (18.60%) Linux
10 39 (18.14%) PostgreSQL
11 38 (17.67%) TDD
12 36 (16.74%) Visual Studio
12 36 (16.74%) CSS
12 36 (16.74%) Spring
12 36 (16.74%) AngularJS
13 35 (16.28%) Analytics
13 35 (16.28%) Scrum
13 35 (16.28%) MySQL
14 34 (15.81%) MVC
14 34 (15.81%) Microsoft Azure
15 33 (15.35%) Oracle
16 32 (14.88%) Amazon AWS
16 32 (14.88%) IaaS
17 31 (14.42%) PowerShell
17 31 (14.42%) Python
18 30 (13.95%) Presales
19 28 (13.02%) Service Delivery
19 28 (13.02%) Degree

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 16 (7.44%) Tomcat
2 15 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (4.19%) Apache
3 9 (4.19%) JBoss
4 8 (3.72%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (3.26%) MS Exchange
5 7 (3.26%) NServiceBus
6 5 (2.33%) Apache Spark
6 5 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (2.33%) WildFly
7 3 (1.40%) IIS
7 3 (1.40%) Moodle
7 3 (1.40%) nginx
7 3 (1.40%) OpenEdge
8 2 (0.93%) CMS
8 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.47%) Drupal
9 1 (0.47%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (6.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.19%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (15.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (14.88%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (14.88%) IaaS
3 22 (10.23%) PaaS
4 17 (7.91%) Office 365
5 15 (6.98%) Serverless
6 12 (5.58%) SaaS
7 10 (4.65%) Azure Data Factory
7 10 (4.65%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 7 (3.26%) GitHub
9 6 (2.79%) Heroku
10 5 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (2.33%) Azure Functions
11 4 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (1.86%) Amazon S3
12 3 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.93%) Route 53
13 2 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.58%) DNS
2 10 (4.65%) DHCP
2 10 (4.65%) Internet
2 10 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 9 (4.19%) Firewall
4 8 (3.72%) HTTP
5 2 (0.93%) FTP
5 2 (0.93%) Intranet
5 2 (0.93%) Network Security
5 2 (0.93%) Skype
5 2 (0.93%) SSH
5 2 (0.93%) VPN
6 1 (0.47%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.47%) Broadband
6 1 (0.47%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (29.77%) SQL Server
2 44 (20.47%) NoSQL
3 39 (18.14%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (16.28%) MySQL
5 24 (11.16%) MongoDB
6 17 (7.91%) Data Lake
7 16 (7.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 16 (7.44%) DB2
8 15 (6.98%) Big Data
9 11 (5.12%) Power BI
9 11 (5.12%) Relational Database
10 10 (4.65%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (4.19%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (3.26%) Cosmos DB
13 7 (3.26%) Event Store
13 7 (3.26%) RavenDB
14 6 (2.79%) Hadoop
15 5 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 47 (21.86%) Git (software)
2 36 (16.74%) Visual Studio
3 19 (8.84%) Visual Studio Team System
4 13 (6.05%) JUnit
4 13 (6.05%) Maven
5 9 (4.19%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.26%) Mercurial
6 7 (3.26%) Mockito
6 7 (3.26%) SpecFlow
7 6 (2.79%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (2.33%) JBehave
9 3 (1.40%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.93%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.93%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.47%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.47%) GoCD
11 1 (0.47%) JIRA
11 1 (0.47%) Selenium
11 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (8.84%) Retail
2 16 (7.44%) Manufacturing
2 16 (7.44%) Marketing
3 12 (5.58%) Finance
4 6 (2.79%) Advertising
4 6 (2.79%) Back Office
5 3 (1.40%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.47%) Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Billing
6 1 (0.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (36.28%) Developer
2 38 (17.67%) Analyst
3 30 (13.95%) Applications Support
4 27 (12.56%) C# Developer
4 27 (12.56%) Support Analyst
5 22 (10.23%) Java Developer
6 20 (9.30%) Applications Support Analyst
6 20 (9.30%) DBA
7 18 (8.37%) .NET Developer
7 18 (8.37%) Architect
7 18 (8.37%) Senior Developer
8 16 (7.44%) Software Developer
9 14 (6.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (6.51%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (5.58%) Consultant
11 11 (5.12%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (5.12%) Support Engineer
12 10 (4.65%) Administrator
12 10 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 10 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (23.26%) HTML
2 43 (20.00%) .NET
3 36 (16.74%) AngularJS
3 36 (16.74%) CSS
3 36 (16.74%) Spring
4 26 (12.09%) ASP.NET
4 26 (12.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 25 (11.63%) Hibernate
6 24 (11.16%) Java EE
7 19 (8.84%) React
8 18 (8.37%) .NET Framework
8 18 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (7.91%) Entity Framework
9 17 (7.91%) WCF
10 15 (6.98%) Backbone.js
10 15 (6.98%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (6.51%) RESTful
12 13 (6.05%) .NET Core
12 13 (6.05%) OAuth
12 13 (6.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.70%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 15 (6.98%) Mobile App
4 13 (6.05%) User Experience
5 10 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.26%) Graphic Design
7 7 (3.26%) Industry 4.0
8 6 (2.79%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.79%) SCADA
9 5 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.86%) RIA
10 4 (1.86%) Video\Live Streaming
10 4 (1.86%) VLE
11 3 (1.40%) Clustering
11 3 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.40%) Replication
12 2 (0.93%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.60%) Linux
2 23 (10.70%) Unix
3 21 (9.77%) Windows
4 10 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (4.19%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.26%) Windows 8
7 7 (3.26%) Windows XP
8 6 (2.79%) Android
8 6 (2.79%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (17.67%) TDD
3 35 (16.28%) Analytics
3 35 (16.28%) Scrum
4 34 (15.81%) MVC
5 30 (13.95%) Presales
6 28 (13.02%) Service Delivery
7 27 (12.56%) Web Development
8 26 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (10.23%) BDD
9 22 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (10.23%) Microservices
10 21 (9.77%) CRM
11 20 (9.30%) Kanban
11 20 (9.30%) Unit Testing
12 17 (7.91%) Machine Learning
12 17 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (7.91%) SDLC
12 17 (7.91%) Software Engineering
13 15 (6.98%) OO
Programming Languages
1 75 (34.88%) JavaScript
2 65 (30.23%) C#
3 64 (29.77%) Java
4 31 (14.42%) PowerShell
4 31 (14.42%) Python
5 21 (9.77%) T-SQL
6 18 (8.37%) PHP
7 12 (5.58%) C
8 10 (4.65%) C++
8 10 (4.65%) U-SQL
9 9 (4.19%) Perl
10 6 (2.79%) Apex Code
10 6 (2.79%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.79%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.86%) Java 8
11 4 (1.86%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.40%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.40%) Ruby
13 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (13.02%) Degree
2 16 (7.44%) Security Cleared
3 13 (6.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (5.12%) Master's Degree
5 6 (2.79%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.47%) MCITP
7 1 (0.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.86%) SLA
3 3 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 21 (9.77%) Active Directory
2 19 (8.84%) Docker
3 10 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.93%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (3.72%) Marathon
2 5 (2.33%) Ansible
3 4 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.86%) Puppet
4 1 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 70 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 33 (15.35%) Oracle
3 13 (6.05%) VMware
4 10 (4.65%) Tableau
5 8 (3.72%) HP
6 7 (3.26%) Mitel
6 7 (3.26%) WatchGuard
6 7 (3.26%) Xamarin
7 6 (2.79%) Capita
7 6 (2.79%) Rackspace
7 6 (2.79%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.33%) Google
9 4 (1.86%) Veeam
10 3 (1.40%) Cisco
10 3 (1.40%) Pegasus
10 3 (1.40%) Sage
10 3 (1.40%) SAP
10 3 (1.40%) Xero
11 2 (0.93%) Adobe
11 2 (0.93%) EMC