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 26 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 679 740 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 24.47% 23.74% 23.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.55% 44.77% 45.39%
Number of salaries quoted 592 607 736
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 £25,550 £24,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 1559 1653 1833
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 56.18% 53.03% 51.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1358 1385 1590
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -1 259 £40,000 -5.88% 45
Leicestershire +1 164 £40,000 +6.66% 20
Northamptonshire 0 142 £42,500 +14.86% 15
Derbyshire -3 67 £39,500 +5.33% 19
Lincolnshire +2 22 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Rutland - 2 £42,500 -
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 460 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 428 (31.77%) C#
3 420 (31.18%) .NET
4 341 (25.32%) HTML
5 332 (24.65%) Microsoft
6 298 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
7 287 (21.31%) JavaScript
8 281 (20.86%) CSS
9 269 (19.97%) ASP.NET
10 250 (18.56%) T-SQL
11 235 (17.45%) Windows
12 211 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
13 207 (15.37%) Degree
14 200 (14.85%) MVC
15 194 (14.40%) Java
15 194 (14.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 181 (13.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 170 (12.62%) Finance
18 156 (11.58%) Data Warehouse
19 146 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
20 132 (9.80%) jQuery
21 128 (9.50%) Oracle
22 127 (9.43%) Computer Science
23 121 (8.98%) XML
24 114 (8.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 110 (8.17%) ASP.NET MVC
25 110 (8.17%) ETL
26 107 (7.94%) Web Services
27 104 (7.72%) HTML5
27 104 (7.72%) SQL Server 2008

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
1 101 (7.50%) SAS
2 57 (4.23%) SharePoint
3 47 (3.49%) MS Exchange
4 37 (2.75%) IIS
5 36 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 31 (2.30%) Apache
7 28 (2.08%) Apache Spark
8 20 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
8 20 (1.48%) CMS
9 19 (1.41%) Umbraco
10 14 (1.04%) Skype for Business
11 12 (0.89%) EPiServer
11 12 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.74%) Drupal
13 9 (0.67%) JBoss
14 7 (0.52%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
16 4 (0.30%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 91 (6.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (3.12%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.45%) SPSS
4 3 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (0.89%) Infor M3
3 6 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.45%) Northgate Housing
3 6 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.30%) Movex
4 4 (0.30%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.22%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.22%) Retail-J
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Utilities
7 1 (0.074%) FastStats
7 1 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.074%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.074%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.074%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.074%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.074%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 56 (4.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (2.67%) SaaS
4 23 (1.71%) GitHub
5 18 (1.34%) Office 365
6 12 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (0.30%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.22%) Boomi
9 3 (0.22%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 3 (0.22%) Trello
10 2 (0.15%) PaaS
11 1 (0.074%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.074%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.074%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.074%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.074%) IaaS
11 1 (0.074%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 55 (4.08%) SAN
2 48 (3.56%) Firewall
3 21 (1.56%) DNS
4 20 (1.48%) Intranet
5 18 (1.34%) VLAN
6 16 (1.19%) Internet
6 16 (1.19%) LAN
7 13 (0.97%) HTTP
7 13 (0.97%) WAN
8 12 (0.89%) VPN
9 10 (0.74%) MPLS
9 10 (0.74%) VoIP
10 9 (0.67%) DHCP
10 9 (0.67%) Skype
10 9 (0.67%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (0.45%) SSL
12 5 (0.37%) NAS
13 4 (0.30%) Unified Communications
13 4 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 460 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 194 (14.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 181 (13.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 156 (11.58%) Data Warehouse
5 114 (8.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 104 (7.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 68 (5.05%) Big Data
8 67 (4.97%) SQL Server 2005
9 65 (4.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 52 (3.86%) Power BI
11 46 (3.41%) MySQL
11 46 (3.41%) SQL Server 2016
12 37 (2.75%) Oracle Database
12 37 (2.75%) SQL Server 2014
13 33 (2.45%) Relational Database
14 30 (2.23%) NoSQL
14 30 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
15 28 (2.08%) MongoDB
16 26 (1.93%) DB2
17 25 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 74 (5.49%) Git (software)
2 59 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 56 (4.16%) Visual Studio
4 38 (2.82%) Subversion
5 37 (2.75%) Jenkins
6 20 (1.48%) Selenium
7 17 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
8 15 (1.11%) JIRA
8 15 (1.11%) NUnit
9 13 (0.97%) JUnit
9 13 (0.97%) MSTest
10 11 (0.82%) Cucumber
11 10 (0.74%) NetBeans
12 9 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 8 (0.59%) Hudson
13 8 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 7 (0.52%) MSI
14 7 (0.52%) ProC
14 7 (0.52%) Spock
14 7 (0.52%) WebDriver
General
1 170 (12.62%) Finance
2 93 (6.90%) Marketing
3 62 (4.60%) Retail
4 48 (3.56%) Manufacturing
5 26 (1.93%) Legal
6 24 (1.78%) Advertising
7 18 (1.34%) Banking
8 16 (1.19%) Law
9 11 (0.82%) Back Office
10 8 (0.59%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.45%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.30%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.30%) Local Government
13 4 (0.30%) Publishing
14 3 (0.22%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.22%) Billing
15 2 (0.15%) Electronics
15 2 (0.15%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.074%) Games
Job Titles
1 615 (45.66%) Developer
2 351 (26.06%) Analyst
3 192 (14.25%) .NET Developer
4 189 (14.03%) C# Developer
5 158 (11.73%) SQL Developer
6 126 (9.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 107 (7.94%) Senior Developer
8 104 (7.72%) Software Developer
9 100 (7.42%) Applications Support
10 88 (6.53%) Support Analyst
11 80 (5.94%) ASP.NET Developer
12 73 (5.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 73 (5.42%) Junior
13 68 (5.05%) DBA
14 67 (4.97%) SQL Analyst
15 58 (4.31%) Applications Developer
15 58 (4.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 57 (4.23%) Applications Support Analyst
17 56 (4.16%) SQL DBA
18 51 (3.79%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 420 (31.18%) .NET
2 341 (25.32%) HTML
3 281 (20.86%) CSS
4 269 (19.97%) ASP.NET
5 132 (9.80%) jQuery
6 121 (8.98%) XML
7 110 (8.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 107 (7.94%) Web Services
9 104 (7.72%) HTML5
10 93 (6.90%) AngularJS
11 80 (5.94%) .NET Framework
12 78 (5.79%) CSS3
13 57 (4.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 53 (3.93%) Ajax
15 36 (2.67%) JSON
15 36 (2.67%) REST
16 35 (2.60%) SOAP
17 32 (2.38%) WCF
17 32 (2.38%) WinForms
18 29 (2.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 146 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 127 (9.43%) Computer Science
3 56 (4.16%) Greenfield Project
4 39 (2.90%) Clustering
5 33 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (1.78%) Client/Server
6 24 (1.78%) User Experience
7 23 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 22 (1.63%) Data Centre
8 22 (1.63%) Mobile App
9 18 (1.34%) Algorithms
10 17 (1.26%) Replication
11 14 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
12 13 (0.97%) Mainframe
13 12 (0.89%) Virtual Team
14 10 (0.74%) iPad
15 9 (0.67%) FMCG
16 8 (0.59%) Data Structures
17 7 (0.52%) EPoS
17 7 (0.52%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 235 (17.45%) Windows
2 88 (6.53%) Windows Server
3 77 (5.72%) Linux
4 39 (2.90%) Unix
5 25 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (1.63%) Android
7 18 (1.34%) Apple iOS
8 16 (1.19%) Windows 7
9 13 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.89%) Mac OS X
11 9 (0.67%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.59%) Windows 10
13 7 (0.52%) CentOS
13 7 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.30%) AIX
15 4 (0.30%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.15%) Solaris
16 2 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
3 200 (14.85%) MVC
4 110 (8.17%) ETL
5 97 (7.20%) Web Development
6 96 (7.13%) OO
7 92 (6.83%) ITIL
8 88 (6.53%) Performance Tuning
9 83 (6.16%) SDLC
10 82 (6.09%) Scrum
11 80 (5.94%) Analytics
12 66 (4.90%) Software Engineering
12 66 (4.90%) Visualisation
13 64 (4.75%) Continuous Integration
14 62 (4.60%) Data Visualisation
15 60 (4.45%) ERP
16 58 (4.31%) OOP
17 56 (4.16%) TDD
18 52 (3.86%) Test Automation
19 51 (3.79%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 428 (31.77%) C#
2 287 (21.31%) JavaScript
3 250 (18.56%) T-SQL
4 194 (14.40%) Java
5 86 (6.38%) VB.NET
6 73 (5.42%) C++
6 73 (5.42%) Python
7 59 (4.38%) VB
8 55 (4.08%) PL/SQL
9 53 (3.93%) R
10 51 (3.79%) PowerShell
11 46 (3.41%) PHP
12 39 (2.90%) C
13 26 (1.93%) VBA
14 23 (1.71%) Ruby
15 18 (1.34%) MATLAB
16 14 (1.04%) COBOL
16 14 (1.04%) VBScript
17 11 (0.82%) Shell Script
18 10 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 207 (15.37%) Degree
2 67 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (3.04%) MCITP
4 34 (2.52%) MCSE
5 24 (1.78%) Mathematical Degree
6 21 (1.56%) ISEB
7 20 (1.48%) Security Cleared
8 19 (1.41%) ISTQB
9 15 (1.11%) SC Cleared
10 10 (0.74%) Master's Degree
11 9 (0.67%) MCSA
12 6 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.37%) HNC
13 5 (0.37%) HND
13 5 (0.37%) MCTS
13 5 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
14 4 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.30%) LPIC
14 4 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.90%) QA
2 30 (2.23%) SLA
3 28 (2.08%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.89%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.15%) PMO
7 1 (0.074%) DICOM
7 1 (0.074%) HL7
7 1 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 84 (6.24%) Active Directory
2 38 (2.82%) vSphere
3 31 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (1.48%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.67%) Docker
6 6 (0.45%) XenApp
7 5 (0.37%) Firmware
7 5 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.37%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.30%) NFS
8 4 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.15%) Postfix
10 1 (0.074%) Xen
10 1 (0.074%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (2.60%) SCCM
2 34 (2.52%) SCOM
3 22 (1.63%) SCSM
4 10 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.59%) Puppet
6 6 (0.45%) Ansible
7 5 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (0.30%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.30%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.30%) Terraform
9 3 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.22%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (0.15%) BladeLogic
10 2 (0.15%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.15%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.15%) WSUS
11 1 (0.074%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 332 (24.65%) Microsoft
2 128 (9.50%) Oracle
3 72 (5.35%) VMware
4 68 (5.05%) Tableau
5 39 (2.90%) SAP
6 38 (2.82%) NetApp
7 31 (2.30%) Citrix
8 23 (1.71%) SonicWALL
9 17 (1.26%) Xamarin
10 14 (1.04%) IBM
10 14 (1.04%) JD Edwards
11 13 (0.97%) Cisco
11 13 (0.97%) Infor
12 11 (0.82%) Cognos
13 10 (0.74%) HP
13 10 (0.74%) iManage
13 10 (0.74%) Red Hat
13 10 (0.74%) Zend
14 8 (0.59%) JDA
14 8 (0.59%) ProCurve
Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Corby, Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Private Medical Care, 24 Holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £41,000 per annum plus impressive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + pension + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
Rullion
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Alfreton, Derbyshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago