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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 751 741 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 25.54% 23.43% 23.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.84% 43.77% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 631 613 690
Median salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.40% -1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1713 1693 1743
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 58.25% 53.54% 51.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1418 1518
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,550 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire 0 281 £35,000 -12.50% 42
Leicestershire +1 203 £40,000 +14.28% 31
Northamptonshire +1 160 £42,500 +21.42% 22
Derbyshire -2 71 £40,000 +26.43% 19
Lincolnshire -9 10 £32,500 -7.14% 7
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SQL.

1 492 (35.19%) .NET
2 472 (33.76%) C#
3 469 (33.55%) SQL Server
4 358 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
5 336 (24.03%) Microsoft
6 324 (23.18%) ASP.NET
7 315 (22.53%) HTML
8 294 (21.03%) JavaScript
9 283 (20.24%) CSS
10 252 (18.03%) T-SQL
11 250 (17.88%) MVC
12 228 (16.31%) Windows
13 210 (15.02%) Business Intelligence
14 204 (14.59%) Degree
15 194 (13.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 185 (13.23%) Finance
17 183 (13.09%) MS Excel
17 183 (13.09%) Java
18 166 (11.87%) Data Warehouse
19 164 (11.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 155 (11.09%) Analytical Skills
21 142 (10.16%) Oracle
22 135 (9.66%) XML
23 130 (9.30%) VB.NET
24 129 (9.23%) jQuery
25 127 (9.08%) ASP.NET MVC
26 117 (8.37%) Web Services
27 113 (8.08%) AngularJS
28 110 (7.87%) .NET Framework
28 110 (7.87%) Scrum

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 91 (6.51%) SAS
2 60 (4.29%) IIS
3 56 (4.01%) SharePoint
4 35 (2.50%) Apache
5 31 (2.22%) MS Exchange
6 28 (2.00%) Apache Spark
7 24 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
8 21 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 20 (1.43%) JBoss
10 19 (1.36%) Skype for Business
11 18 (1.29%) CMS
11 18 (1.29%) WebSphere
12 15 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (1.00%) Umbraco
14 13 (0.93%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.86%) Tomcat
16 10 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
17 7 (0.50%) K2 blackpearl
18 6 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
19 5 (0.36%) CloudStack
Applications
1 183 (13.09%) MS Excel
2 52 (3.72%) MS Office
3 24 (1.72%) SPSS
4 8 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.29%) Simulink
7 3 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.21%) OrCAD
8 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (0.57%) Infor M3
2 7 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.50%) Unit4 Business World
3 6 (0.43%) Northgate Housing
4 5 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.29%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.21%) Retail-J
7 2 (0.14%) SAP VC
8 1 (0.072%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.072%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.072%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.072%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.072%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.072%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 51 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (2.15%) SaaS
4 13 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (0.86%) Office 365
6 7 (0.50%) GitHub
7 4 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
7 4 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.29%) PaaS
8 3 (0.21%) IaaS
9 2 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.14%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.14%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.22%) Firewall
2 37 (2.65%) SAN
3 31 (2.22%) DNS
4 22 (1.57%) Intranet
5 19 (1.36%) VLAN
6 15 (1.07%) LAN
6 15 (1.07%) WAN
7 12 (0.86%) VPN
8 11 (0.79%) Internet
8 11 (0.79%) SSL
9 10 (0.72%) TCP/IP
9 10 (0.72%) VoIP
10 9 (0.64%) DHCP
10 9 (0.64%) Skype
11 8 (0.57%) HTTP
12 6 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (0.43%) RTP
13 5 (0.36%) NetScaler
13 5 (0.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 469 (33.55%) SQL Server
2 194 (13.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 166 (11.87%) Data Warehouse
4 164 (11.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 87 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 85 (6.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 65 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 60 (4.29%) Big Data
9 48 (3.43%) Oracle Database
10 45 (3.22%) SQL Server 2014
11 44 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
12 40 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
13 39 (2.79%) Power BI
14 37 (2.65%) MySQL
15 31 (2.22%) Relational Database
16 29 (2.07%) DB2
16 29 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
17 27 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
18 26 (1.86%) NoSQL
19 17 (1.22%) DTS
Development Applications
1 68 (4.86%) Git (software)
2 60 (4.29%) Visual Studio
3 50 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (2.79%) Subversion
5 37 (2.65%) Jenkins
6 25 (1.79%) Selenium
7 22 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
8 20 (1.43%) JUnit
9 18 (1.29%) Cucumber
9 18 (1.29%) NUnit
10 16 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 14 (1.00%) MSTest
12 11 (0.79%) NetBeans
13 10 (0.72%) Maven
14 9 (0.64%) JIRA
15 8 (0.57%) TeamCity
16 7 (0.50%) MSI
16 7 (0.50%) ProC
17 6 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 6 (0.43%) WebDriver
General
1 185 (13.23%) Finance
2 79 (5.65%) Marketing
3 71 (5.08%) Retail
4 42 (3.00%) Manufacturing
5 20 (1.43%) Advertising
5 20 (1.43%) Legal
6 17 (1.22%) Banking
7 11 (0.79%) Law
7 11 (0.79%) Publishing
8 10 (0.72%) Back Office
9 9 (0.64%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.36%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.29%) Electronics
12 4 (0.29%) Local Government
12 4 (0.29%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.21%) Automotive
13 3 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.21%) French Language
14 2 (0.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 654 (46.78%) Developer
2 333 (23.82%) Analyst
3 239 (17.10%) .NET Developer
4 216 (15.45%) C# Developer
5 157 (11.23%) SQL Developer
6 152 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 110 (7.87%) Software Developer
8 105 (7.51%) Senior Developer
9 98 (7.01%) ASP.NET Developer
10 95 (6.80%) Support Analyst
11 89 (6.37%) Applications Support
12 85 (6.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 80 (5.72%) DBA
14 73 (5.22%) Junior
15 70 (5.01%) SQL Analyst
16 68 (4.86%) SQL DBA
17 62 (4.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 60 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 57 (4.08%) Applications Developer
20 55 (3.93%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 492 (35.19%) .NET
2 324 (23.18%) ASP.NET
3 315 (22.53%) HTML
4 283 (20.24%) CSS
5 135 (9.66%) XML
6 129 (9.23%) jQuery
7 127 (9.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 117 (8.37%) Web Services
9 113 (8.08%) AngularJS
10 110 (7.87%) .NET Framework
11 95 (6.80%) HTML5
12 78 (5.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 65 (4.65%) CSS3
14 62 (4.43%) Ajax
15 53 (3.79%) JSON
16 51 (3.65%) WCF
17 50 (3.58%) REST
18 47 (3.36%) Entity Framework
18 47 (3.36%) SOAP
18 47 (3.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 155 (11.09%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (7.08%) Computer Science
3 40 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 36 (2.58%) Clustering
5 32 (2.29%) Client/Server
6 28 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 25 (1.79%) Algorithms
8 23 (1.65%) User Experience
9 19 (1.36%) Mobile App
10 17 (1.22%) Data Centre
10 17 (1.22%) iPad
11 16 (1.14%) Virtual Team
12 14 (1.00%) Replication
13 13 (0.93%) Mainframe
14 10 (0.72%) CMDB
14 10 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
15 9 (0.64%) NHS
16 7 (0.50%) EPoS
16 7 (0.50%) FMCG
16 7 (0.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 228 (16.31%) Windows
2 87 (6.22%) Windows Server
3 84 (6.01%) Linux
4 39 (2.79%) Unix
4 39 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (1.22%) Android
6 17 (1.22%) Windows 7
6 17 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (0.93%) Apple iOS
9 10 (0.72%) CentOS
10 9 (0.64%) Windows 10
10 9 (0.64%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.36%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.29%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.21%) AIX
13 3 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (17.88%) MVC
3 210 (15.02%) Business Intelligence
4 110 (7.87%) Scrum
5 102 (7.30%) OO
6 101 (7.22%) ETL
7 95 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
7 95 (6.80%) SDLC
8 93 (6.65%) ITIL
9 87 (6.22%) Analytics
10 85 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
10 85 (6.08%) Web Development
11 75 (5.36%) Software Engineering
12 69 (4.94%) TDD
13 57 (4.08%) Mentoring
14 55 (3.93%) OOP
15 54 (3.86%) CRM
15 54 (3.86%) Mathematics
16 53 (3.79%) ERP
17 51 (3.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 472 (33.76%) C#
2 294 (21.03%) JavaScript
3 252 (18.03%) T-SQL
4 183 (13.09%) Java
5 130 (9.30%) VB.NET
6 97 (6.94%) VB
7 83 (5.94%) Python
8 78 (5.58%) C++
9 65 (4.65%) R
10 60 (4.29%) PL/SQL
11 45 (3.22%) C
11 45 (3.22%) PowerShell
12 34 (2.43%) VBA
13 30 (2.15%) PHP
14 24 (1.72%) MATLAB
15 19 (1.36%) Ruby
16 16 (1.14%) VB6
17 14 (1.00%) COBOL
18 13 (0.93%) Bash Shell
18 13 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 204 (14.59%) Degree
2 45 (3.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (2.22%) ISTQB
4 28 (2.00%) ISEB
4 28 (2.00%) Security Cleared
5 24 (1.72%) MCITP
6 22 (1.57%) MCSE
7 15 (1.07%) SC Cleared
8 12 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
9 10 (0.72%) MCSA
10 8 (0.57%) LPIC
11 7 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.36%) MCTS
12 5 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.21%) HNC
14 3 (0.21%) HND
14 3 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.01%) QA
2 43 (3.08%) SLA
3 22 (1.57%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.50%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.14%) PMO
7 2 (0.14%) TickIT
8 1 (0.072%) DICOM
8 1 (0.072%) HL7
8 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.072%) SDET
System Software
1 80 (5.72%) Active Directory
2 36 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (2.22%) vSphere
4 28 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.86%) XenApp
6 10 (0.72%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.57%) Docker
7 8 (0.57%) Firmware
7 8 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.36%) Xen
9 5 (0.36%) XenServer
10 4 (0.29%) NFS
11 3 (0.21%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.14%) Postfix
13 1 (0.072%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.072%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (2.22%) SCCM
1 31 (2.22%) SCOM
2 14 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.86%) Puppet
3 12 (0.86%) SCSM
4 10 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (0.57%) Backup Exec
5 8 (0.57%) NetBackup
6 7 (0.50%) Ansible
6 7 (0.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 6 (0.43%) Nagios
8 5 (0.36%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.29%) OpenView
9 4 (0.29%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 2 (0.14%) BladeLogic
10 2 (0.14%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.14%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 336 (24.03%) Microsoft
2 142 (10.16%) Oracle
3 73 (5.22%) Tableau
4 68 (4.86%) VMware
5 41 (2.93%) SAP
6 36 (2.58%) Citrix
7 35 (2.50%) IBM
8 25 (1.79%) NetApp
9 21 (1.50%) Google
10 16 (1.14%) Red Hat
11 15 (1.07%) Cisco
12 14 (1.00%) HP
13 13 (0.93%) Cognos
13 13 (0.93%) SonicWALL
14 9 (0.64%) EMC
14 9 (0.64%) Infor
14 9 (0.64%) Xamarin
15 8 (0.57%) BMC
15 8 (0.57%) JDA
15 8 (0.57%) Meraki
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £25k - 50k per year + excellent benefits
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Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Daventry, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Leicester, Leicestershire
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + pension, negotiable,
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sleaford, Lincolnshire
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Salary: £DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Matlock, Derbyshire
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Nottinghamshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
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Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
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Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Northamptonshire
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Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
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