Period
to 30 September 2020

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 30 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
30 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 308 900 1,175
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 24.18% 22.70% 24.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.00% 41.38% 43.52%
Number of salaries quoted 311 816 1,049
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +7.94%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,850
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +8.89%

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 700 2,175 2,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 54.95% 54.85% 57.25%
Number of salaries quoted 579 1,873 2,231
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SQL as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for SQL in the East Midlands

SQL
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 30 September 2020.

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 30 September 2020. 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 +1 124 £50,000 +17.65% 40
Northamptonshire +1 92 £41,000 +5.13% 24
Leicestershire -6 42 £40,000 -2.44% 20
Derbyshire -4 27 £42,500 +21.43% 7
Lincolnshire +12 19 £44,000 +25.71% 7
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2020, 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.

1 120 (38.96%) SQL Server
2 108 (35.06%) C#
3 106 (34.42%) .NET
4 93 (30.19%) Microsoft
5 92 (29.87%) Oracle
6 79 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
7 75 (24.35%) JavaScript
8 73 (23.70%) Azure
9 67 (21.75%) HTML
10 66 (21.43%) CSS
11 65 (21.10%) T-SQL
12 60 (19.48%) Git (software)
13 59 (19.16%) MVC
14 58 (18.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 57 (18.51%) ASP.NET
16 56 (18.18%) PL/SQL
17 48 (15.58%) DevOps
18 47 (15.26%) Business Intelligence
19 41 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
19 41 (13.31%) Problem-Solving
20 39 (12.66%) ASP.NET Web API
21 36 (11.69%) Python
22 35 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 34 (11.04%) Web Services
23 34 (11.04%) Web Development
24 33 (10.71%) Unix
25 32 (10.39%) jQuery
25 32 (10.39%) SQL Server 2012
25 32 (10.39%) AngularJS
25 32 (10.39%) Analytics

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 12 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.92%) CMS
3 3 (0.97%) IIS
3 3 (0.97%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.97%) WordPress
4 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.65%) NServiceBus
4 2 (0.65%) SAS
4 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.32%) DNN
5 1 (0.32%) Kentico
5 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (4.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.62%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.65%) FileZilla
4 1 (0.32%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.65%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.32%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 73 (23.70%) Azure
2 31 (10.06%) Power Platform
3 25 (8.12%) AWS
4 11 (3.57%) SaaS
5 9 (2.92%) Azure Data Factory
6 7 (2.27%) GitHub
7 5 (1.62%) Office 365
8 3 (0.97%) Boomi
8 3 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.97%) G Suite
8 3 (0.97%) GCP
8 3 (0.97%) iPaaS
8 3 (0.97%) Loggly
8 3 (0.97%) Power Automate
8 3 (0.97%) Serverless
9 2 (0.65%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.65%) Azure Stack
9 2 (0.65%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.30%) HTTP
1 4 (1.30%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.97%) DNS
3 2 (0.65%) Firewall
3 2 (0.65%) FTP
3 2 (0.65%) Internet
3 2 (0.65%) LAN
3 2 (0.65%) WAN
4 1 (0.32%) SAN
4 1 (0.32%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (38.96%) SQL Server
2 58 (18.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (10.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 31 (10.06%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 28 (9.09%) Power BI
7 24 (7.79%) MongoDB
7 24 (7.79%) MySQL
8 22 (7.14%) Relational Database
9 14 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (4.22%) Hadoop
10 13 (4.22%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (3.25%) Data Lake
11 10 (3.25%) RDBMS
12 8 (2.60%) Azure SQL Database
12 8 (2.60%) Big Data
12 8 (2.60%) HBase
12 8 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (2.27%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 60 (19.48%) Git (software)
2 31 (10.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.25%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (2.92%) JIRA
6 8 (2.60%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.60%) Subversion
7 7 (2.27%) Selenium
8 4 (1.30%) GitLab
9 3 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.97%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.65%) git-flow
10 2 (0.65%) Katalon Studio
10 2 (0.65%) Postman
10 2 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio Code
11 1 (0.32%) Codeception
11 1 (0.32%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (7.47%) Finance
2 16 (5.19%) Retail
3 6 (1.95%) Billing
3 6 (1.95%) Law
4 5 (1.62%) Banking
5 4 (1.30%) Back Office
5 4 (1.30%) Marketing
6 3 (0.97%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.65%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.32%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 152 (49.35%) Developer
2 38 (12.34%) Senior Developer
3 36 (11.69%) Analyst
4 32 (10.39%) Web Developer
5 28 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 28 (9.09%) DBA
6 26 (8.44%) .NET Developer
7 23 (7.47%) Software Developer
8 22 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 17 (5.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 17 (5.52%) SQL Developer
10 16 (5.19%) Junior
11 15 (4.87%) Senior Web Developer
12 14 (4.55%) Applications Support
13 13 (4.22%) Oracle DBA
13 13 (4.22%) Senior Software Engineer
14 12 (3.90%) Applications Developer
14 12 (3.90%) C# .NET Developer
15 11 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
16 10 (3.25%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (34.42%) .NET
2 67 (21.75%) HTML
3 66 (21.43%) CSS
4 57 (18.51%) ASP.NET
5 39 (12.66%) ASP.NET Web API
6 34 (11.04%) Web Services
7 32 (10.39%) AngularJS
7 32 (10.39%) HTML5
7 32 (10.39%) jQuery
8 29 (9.42%) .NET Framework
9 25 (8.12%) React
10 23 (7.47%) CSS3
11 22 (7.14%) .NET Core
11 22 (7.14%) WinForms
12 19 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (6.17%) RESTful
12 19 (6.17%) Spring
13 18 (5.84%) ASP.NET Core
13 18 (5.84%) REST
14 14 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.87%) User Experience
3 14 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 12 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.27%) Blog
5 7 (2.27%) Virtual Team
6 6 (1.95%) Credit Risk
6 6 (1.95%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.62%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.97%) Replication
9 2 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.65%) PlayStation
9 2 (0.65%) Podcast
9 2 (0.65%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (0.65%) Wiki
10 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.32%) Clustering
10 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.71%) Unix
2 28 (9.09%) Windows
3 18 (5.84%) Linux
4 8 (2.60%) AIX
5 5 (1.62%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.97%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.32%) Android
8 1 (0.32%) Solaris
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (19.16%) MVC
3 48 (15.58%) DevOps
4 47 (15.26%) Business Intelligence
5 41 (13.31%) Problem-Solving
6 34 (11.04%) Web Development
7 32 (10.39%) Analytics
8 28 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 26 (8.44%) Test Automation
10 24 (7.79%) ETL
11 22 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
12 21 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (6.17%) Data Management
14 17 (5.52%) Visualisation
15 16 (5.19%) E-Commerce
16 15 (4.87%) Data Modelling
17 14 (4.55%) Migration
17 14 (4.55%) OO
17 14 (4.55%) Requirements Gathering
18 13 (4.22%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 108 (35.06%) C#
2 75 (24.35%) JavaScript
3 65 (21.10%) T-SQL
4 56 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 36 (11.69%) Python
6 22 (7.14%) Java
7 19 (6.17%) PHP
8 14 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 11 (3.57%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.27%) VBA
11 6 (1.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 6 (1.95%) TypeScript
11 6 (1.95%) VB
12 5 (1.62%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.30%) Perl
13 4 (1.30%) R
14 3 (0.97%) ES6
14 3 (0.97%) Google Apps Script
15 2 (0.65%) Scala
15 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (5.52%) Degree
2 9 (2.92%) OCA
2 9 (2.92%) OCP
2 9 (2.92%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.30%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.32%) MCP
5 1 (0.32%) MCSA
5 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.60%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.27%) QA
3 5 (1.62%) GDPR
4 4 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.30%) SLA
5 1 (0.32%) Basel III
5 1 (0.32%) COREP
5 1 (0.32%) CRD IV
System Software
1 14 (4.55%) Docker
2 9 (2.92%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (2.27%) HDFS
4 6 (1.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (1.30%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.97%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.32%) XenApp
7 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (3.25%) Data Guard
1 10 (3.25%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (2.27%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.95%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.97%) Fluentd
6 2 (0.65%) Ansible
6 2 (0.65%) MIIS
6 2 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.65%) Terraform
7 1 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 93 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 92 (29.87%) Oracle
3 16 (5.19%) JDA
4 8 (2.60%) Ab Initio
4 8 (2.60%) Tableau
4 8 (2.60%) Xamarin
5 7 (2.27%) Ariba
5 7 (2.27%) IBM
5 7 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.27%) Teradata
5 7 (2.27%) VMware
6 6 (1.95%) Cloudera
7 5 (1.62%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.62%) Google
7 5 (1.62%) RedPrairie
8 3 (0.97%) Dell
8 3 (0.97%) Percona
8 3 (0.97%) Splunk
9 2 (0.65%) SAP
9 2 (0.65%) Telerik