Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1,330 1,352 1,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 25.55% 24.33% 22.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.46% 43.46% 43.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,137 1,192 1,249
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,750 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,132 3,111 3,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 60.17% 55.97% 52.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,710 2,659 2,830
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in the East Midlands

SQL
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for SQL in the East Midlands

SQL
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in the East Midlands

SQL
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. 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
Nottinghamshire -3 396 £40,000 +6.67% 65
Northamptonshire 0 369 £40,000 +5.96% 47
Leicestershire -1 329 £40,000 - 69
Derbyshire +1 147 £40,000 +4.58% 40
Lincolnshire +5 45 £35,000 -12.50% 15
Rutland -1 1 £40,000 -5.88%
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SQL.

1 579 (43.53%) SQL Server
2 511 (38.42%) .NET
3 509 (38.27%) Microsoft
4 503 (37.82%) C#
5 406 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
6 385 (28.95%) HTML
7 374 (28.12%) JavaScript
8 357 (26.84%) CSS
9 279 (20.98%) ASP.NET
10 262 (19.70%) MVC
11 221 (16.62%) Java
12 220 (16.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 216 (16.24%) Windows
14 213 (16.02%) T-SQL
15 205 (15.41%) Oracle
16 202 (15.19%) Microsoft Azure
17 189 (14.21%) Finance
18 179 (13.46%) jQuery
19 178 (13.38%) Web Services
19 178 (13.38%) Business Intelligence
20 176 (13.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 141 (10.60%) Test Automation
22 137 (10.30%) AngularJS
23 130 (9.77%) Problem-Solving
24 125 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
25 124 (9.32%) Retail
26 122 (9.17%) Data Warehouse
26 122 (9.17%) ASP.NET MVC
26 122 (9.17%) .NET Framework
27 117 (8.80%) Performance Tuning

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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
1 106 (7.97%) SharePoint
2 47 (3.53%) Tomcat
3 39 (2.93%) JBoss
4 36 (2.71%) MS Exchange
5 34 (2.56%) SAS
6 33 (2.48%) IIS
7 28 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
8 25 (1.88%) Apache Spark
8 25 (1.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 25 (1.88%) WebLogic
9 24 (1.80%) K2 blackpearl
10 23 (1.73%) Confluence
11 22 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
12 21 (1.58%) Skype for Business
13 16 (1.20%) CMS
14 15 (1.13%) MQSeries
15 13 (0.98%) Apache
16 9 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
17 8 (0.60%) Apache Solr
17 8 (0.60%) WildFly
Applications
1 68 (5.11%) Microsoft Office
2 51 (3.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.23%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.23%) SPSS
6 2 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.075%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 40 (3.01%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (1.13%) NetSuite
3 11 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.30%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 4 (0.30%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.23%) Epicor Tropos
8 3 (0.23%) Infor CloudSuite
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.23%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.075%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 202 (15.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 88 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (2.56%) Office 365
4 32 (2.41%) GitHub
5 19 (1.43%) SaaS
6 18 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
7 17 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (0.90%) IBM Cloud
10 11 (0.83%) IaaS
11 8 (0.60%) PaaS
12 5 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.30%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.30%) Serverless
14 2 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.15%) Azure Data Factory
14 2 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
14 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.80%) Firewall
2 22 (1.65%) DNS
3 18 (1.35%) WAN
4 17 (1.28%) LAN
5 16 (1.20%) DHCP
6 15 (1.13%) SAN
7 14 (1.05%) TCP/IP
8 13 (0.98%) SMS
9 11 (0.83%) VoIP
10 9 (0.68%) SSL
10 9 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (0.60%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (0.60%) VLAN
12 7 (0.53%) Skype
12 7 (0.53%) VPN
12 7 (0.53%) WLAN
13 6 (0.45%) Internet
13 6 (0.45%) Intranet
14 5 (0.38%) IPsec
14 5 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 579 (43.53%) SQL Server
2 220 (16.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 176 (13.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 122 (9.17%) Data Warehouse
5 109 (8.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 97 (7.29%) MySQL
7 86 (6.47%) Relational Database
8 75 (5.64%) Power BI
9 59 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
10 58 (4.36%) NoSQL
11 48 (3.61%) SQL Server 2016
12 43 (3.23%) MongoDB
13 36 (2.71%) Hadoop
14 34 (2.56%) Big Data
15 32 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
16 31 (2.33%) Oracle Database
17 29 (2.18%) Azure SQL Database
18 28 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
19 27 (2.03%) RDBMS
20 25 (1.88%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 91 (6.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 75 (5.64%) Git (software)
3 63 (4.74%) JIRA
4 54 (4.06%) Selenium
4 54 (4.06%) Visual Studio
5 50 (3.76%) JUnit
6 48 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 46 (3.46%) Maven
8 36 (2.71%) Jenkins
9 35 (2.63%) Bitbucket
10 24 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 24 (1.80%) TeamCity
11 19 (1.43%) NUnit
12 15 (1.13%) Subversion
13 14 (1.05%) WebDriver
14 13 (0.98%) SpecFlow
15 12 (0.90%) Cucumber
16 11 (0.83%) MSTest
17 10 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
18 9 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
General
1 189 (14.21%) Finance
2 124 (9.32%) Retail
3 52 (3.91%) Marketing
4 46 (3.46%) Advertising
5 43 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 36 (2.71%) Banking
7 33 (2.48%) Law
8 31 (2.33%) Automotive
9 22 (1.65%) Games
10 17 (1.28%) Legal
11 14 (1.05%) Back Office
12 12 (0.90%) Electronics
13 8 (0.60%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.60%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.53%) Polish Language
15 5 (0.38%) Telecoms
16 4 (0.30%) Investment Banking
17 3 (0.23%) Billing
17 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 653 (49.10%) Developer
2 228 (17.14%) Analyst
3 226 (16.99%) .NET Developer
4 155 (11.65%) C# Developer
5 116 (8.72%) C# .NET Developer
6 115 (8.65%) DBA
7 104 (7.82%) Software Developer
8 96 (7.22%) Java Developer
9 95 (7.14%) Senior Developer
10 94 (7.07%) SQL Developer
11 89 (6.69%) Support Analyst
12 87 (6.54%) Administrator
13 81 (6.09%) SQL DBA
14 57 (4.29%) Applications Support
15 50 (3.76%) Applications Developer
16 47 (3.53%) Architect
17 46 (3.46%) ASP.NET Developer
17 46 (3.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 45 (3.38%) Software Engineer
19 44 (3.31%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 511 (38.42%) .NET
2 385 (28.95%) HTML
3 357 (26.84%) CSS
4 279 (20.98%) ASP.NET
5 179 (13.46%) jQuery
6 178 (13.38%) Web Services
7 137 (10.30%) AngularJS
8 122 (9.17%) .NET Framework
8 122 (9.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 115 (8.65%) HTML5
10 98 (7.37%) Entity Framework
11 93 (6.99%) Ajax
12 87 (6.54%) ASP.NET Web API
13 86 (6.47%) XML
14 83 (6.24%) WCF
15 76 (5.71%) Spring
16 63 (4.74%) SOAP
17 55 (4.14%) WinForms
18 54 (4.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 54 (4.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 125 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (6.17%) Computer Science
3 68 (5.11%) Mobile App
4 56 (4.21%) Replication
5 53 (3.98%) Clustering
6 35 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
7 30 (2.26%) Algorithms
8 29 (2.18%) NHS
9 27 (2.03%) Fintech
10 23 (1.73%) Greenfield Project
11 22 (1.65%) Data Structures
12 19 (1.43%) Management Information System
13 18 (1.35%) User Experience
14 12 (0.90%) Data Centre
15 11 (0.83%) EPoS
16 9 (0.68%) Driving Licence
16 9 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
17 8 (0.60%) Social Network
18 7 (0.53%) Client/Server
19 6 (0.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 216 (16.24%) Windows
2 94 (7.07%) Linux
3 71 (5.34%) Windows Server
4 44 (3.31%) Unix
5 36 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (2.18%) Windows 10
7 27 (2.03%) Windows 7
8 24 (1.80%) Windows 8
9 20 (1.50%) Android
9 20 (1.50%) Apple iOS
10 12 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.53%) Mac OS
11 7 (0.53%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.30%) AIX
13 4 (0.30%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.23%) Debian
14 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.15%) Fedora
16 1 (0.075%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (19.70%) MVC
3 178 (13.38%) Business Intelligence
4 141 (10.60%) Test Automation
5 130 (9.77%) Problem-Solving
6 117 (8.80%) Performance Tuning
7 112 (8.42%) OO
8 106 (7.97%) Software Engineering
9 104 (7.82%) Scrum
10 93 (6.99%) Web Development
11 91 (6.84%) TDD
12 89 (6.69%) Unit Testing
13 68 (5.11%) ERP
13 68 (5.11%) Mentoring
14 66 (4.96%) ITIL
15 64 (4.81%) Microservices
16 60 (4.51%) SOA
17 59 (4.44%) ETL
18 58 (4.36%) Analytics
19 57 (4.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 503 (37.82%) C#
2 374 (28.12%) JavaScript
3 221 (16.62%) Java
4 213 (16.02%) T-SQL
5 102 (7.67%) PowerShell
6 98 (7.37%) PL/SQL
7 58 (4.36%) Python
7 58 (4.36%) VB.NET
8 55 (4.14%) C++
9 52 (3.91%) PHP
10 41 (3.08%) VB
11 27 (2.03%) Ruby
12 26 (1.95%) VBA
13 18 (1.35%) Shell Script
14 16 (1.20%) Bash Shell
15 13 (0.98%) Scala
16 12 (0.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 12 (0.90%) X++
17 11 (0.83%) R
17 11 (0.83%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 107 (8.05%) Degree
2 51 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (1.88%) MCP
4 24 (1.80%) MCPD
5 21 (1.58%) ISTQB
5 21 (1.58%) Security Cleared
6 17 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 14 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
7 14 (1.05%) DBS Check
8 13 (0.98%) MCSA
9 12 (0.90%) MCSE
10 10 (0.75%) BC Cleared
11 8 (0.60%) SC Cleared
12 7 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.45%) Sun Certification
14 5 (0.38%) MCDBA
15 2 (0.15%) HNC
15 2 (0.15%) HND
15 2 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
16 1 (0.075%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (2.78%) QA
2 30 (2.26%) Data Quality
2 30 (2.26%) SLA
3 22 (1.65%) PMO
4 11 (0.83%) GDPR
5 9 (0.68%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.45%) SEPA
8 4 (0.30%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.30%) TickIT
9 3 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 56 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 42 (3.16%) Hyper-V
3 37 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (1.95%) Docker
5 7 (0.53%) ISA Server
6 6 (0.45%) BitLocker
7 5 (0.38%) Firmware
7 5 (0.38%) Snort
7 5 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (0.38%) vSphere
8 4 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.30%) Time Sharing Option
9 2 (0.15%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.15%) XenApp
9 2 (0.15%) XenServer
10 1 (0.075%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.075%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (2.11%) SCOM
2 24 (1.80%) SCCM
3 22 (1.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 13 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (0.90%) Ansible
5 12 (0.90%) Puppet
6 9 (0.68%) WSUS
7 6 (0.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (0.38%) FortiGate
8 5 (0.38%) SCOrch
8 5 (0.38%) Snorby
8 5 (0.38%) Suricata
9 4 (0.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 4 (0.30%) CA Endevor
9 4 (0.30%) Control-M
9 4 (0.30%) WMI
10 3 (0.23%) Rundeck
10 3 (0.23%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 509 (38.27%) Microsoft
2 205 (15.41%) Oracle
3 54 (4.06%) SAP
4 53 (3.98%) Google
5 47 (3.53%) VMware
6 46 (3.46%) Xamarin
7 43 (3.23%) Tableau
8 22 (1.65%) Cisco
9 19 (1.43%) HP
9 19 (1.43%) Infor
9 19 (1.43%) Informatica
10 16 (1.20%) Epicor
11 15 (1.13%) IBM
11 15 (1.13%) Sage
12 13 (0.98%) Talend
13 12 (0.90%) Applogic
13 12 (0.90%) IFS
14 11 (0.83%) Cloudera
15 10 (0.75%) JD Edwards
15 10 (0.75%) Remedy