Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1118 1419 1475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.21% 21.77% 19.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.45% 41.27% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1224 1385
East Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,825 £22,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2764 3438 3736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 54.92% 52.74% 50.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2412 2862 3224
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,550 £26,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 17 October 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 6 months to 17 October 2017. 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 -1 430 £40,000 - 50
Northamptonshire +7 227 £35,000 -9.09% 23
Leicestershire 0 218 £40,000 +6.67% 42
Derbyshire -5 121 £40,000 +6.67% 17
Lincolnshire +7 76 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Rutland - 2 £42,500 -
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 349 (31.22%) C#
2 333 (29.79%) JavaScript
3 331 (29.61%) SQL Server
4 322 (28.80%) .NET
5 306 (27.37%) HTML
6 303 (27.10%) Microsoft
7 298 (26.65%) Agile Software Development
8 230 (20.57%) CSS
9 225 (20.13%) Java
10 194 (17.35%) Business Intelligence
11 188 (16.82%) ASP.NET
12 180 (16.10%) Windows
13 178 (15.92%) Oracle
14 173 (15.47%) Degree
15 155 (13.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 150 (13.42%) T-SQL
17 142 (12.70%) MVC
17 142 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
18 137 (12.25%) Finance
19 134 (11.99%) jQuery
20 133 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 124 (11.09%) AngularJS
22 109 (9.75%) Data Warehouse
23 108 (9.66%) Web Services
24 106 (9.48%) XML
25 105 (9.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 103 (9.21%) HTML5
26 103 (9.21%) OO
27 100 (8.94%) Python
27 100 (8.94%) Web Development

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 50 (4.47%) SAS
2 40 (3.58%) SharePoint
3 33 (2.95%) IIS
4 28 (2.50%) MS Exchange
5 27 (2.42%) Apache
6 22 (1.97%) CMS
7 19 (1.70%) Confluence
7 19 (1.70%) Tomcat
8 17 (1.52%) Apache Spark
8 17 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 12 (1.07%) Alfresco
10 12 (1.07%) Drupal
10 12 (1.07%) JBoss
10 12 (1.07%) Liferay
11 8 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.54%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 65 (5.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (4.47%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (1.34%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.18%) SPSS
7 1 (0.089%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.089%) InDesign
7 1 (0.089%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 28 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.54%) Bond Adapt
3 6 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.54%) Infor M3
4 5 (0.45%) Movex
5 4 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.36%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.27%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.18%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.18%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.18%) Infor SunSystems
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Utilities
7 2 (0.18%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.089%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.089%) Maximo
8 1 (0.089%) MFGPRO
8 1 (0.089%) PlanetPress Connect
8 1 (0.089%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 69 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (5.01%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (3.76%) Office 365
4 30 (2.68%) SaaS
5 24 (2.15%) GitHub
6 11 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
7 7 (0.63%) Serverless
8 5 (0.45%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 3 (0.27%) Boomi
9 3 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.089%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.089%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.089%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.089%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.089%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.089%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.089%) IaaS
11 1 (0.089%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.59%) Firewall
2 27 (2.42%) SAN
3 17 (1.52%) HTTP
4 16 (1.43%) DNS
5 14 (1.25%) DHCP
5 14 (1.25%) LAN
6 12 (1.07%) Internet
6 12 (1.07%) MPLS
7 9 (0.81%) NAS
8 8 (0.72%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.63%) WAN
10 6 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.45%) Skype
11 5 (0.45%) VPN
12 4 (0.36%) Intranet
13 3 (0.27%) PBX
13 3 (0.27%) SSH
13 3 (0.27%) SSL
13 3 (0.27%) VLAN
14 2 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (29.61%) SQL Server
2 155 (13.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 133 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 109 (9.75%) Data Warehouse
5 105 (9.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 68 (6.08%) NoSQL
7 63 (5.64%) MySQL
8 57 (5.10%) Relational Database
9 47 (4.20%) MongoDB
10 46 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 40 (3.58%) Power BI
12 38 (3.40%) QlikView
13 35 (3.13%) Big Data
14 33 (2.95%) Oracle Database
15 31 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
16 30 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
16 30 (2.68%) SQL Server 2016
17 26 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
18 24 (2.15%) Data Mining
18 24 (2.15%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 95 (8.50%) Git (software)
2 52 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 44 (3.94%) Visual Studio
4 42 (3.76%) Subversion
5 38 (3.40%) JIRA
6 31 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (2.59%) JUnit
8 22 (1.97%) Cucumber
9 20 (1.79%) TeamCity
10 18 (1.61%) SpecFlow
11 16 (1.43%) JBehave
11 16 (1.43%) Selenium
12 15 (1.34%) Appium
12 15 (1.34%) Calabash
12 15 (1.34%) Gatling
12 15 (1.34%) JMeter
13 12 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (1.07%) Travis CI
14 11 (0.98%) Mercurial
14 11 (0.98%) SoapUI
General
1 137 (12.25%) Finance
2 53 (4.74%) Marketing
3 42 (3.76%) Retail
4 32 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 23 (2.06%) Advertising
6 14 (1.25%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.07%) Back Office
8 11 (0.98%) Vietnamese Language
9 9 (0.81%) Banking
10 8 (0.72%) Legal
11 7 (0.63%) Billing
12 6 (0.54%) Electronics
12 6 (0.54%) Law
13 5 (0.45%) Local Government
14 2 (0.18%) Automotive
14 2 (0.18%) Games
14 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.089%) Publishing
15 1 (0.089%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 556 (49.73%) Developer
2 251 (22.45%) Analyst
3 162 (14.49%) .NET Developer
4 143 (12.79%) C# Developer
5 124 (11.09%) SQL Developer
6 108 (9.66%) C# .NET Developer
7 90 (8.05%) Senior Developer
8 89 (7.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 86 (7.69%) Java Developer
10 81 (7.25%) Applications Support
11 77 (6.89%) Support Analyst
12 73 (6.53%) JavaScript Developer
13 58 (5.19%) ASP.NET Developer
14 54 (4.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 54 (4.83%) Junior
15 49 (4.38%) Software Developer
16 46 (4.11%) DBA
17 44 (3.94%) Junior Developer
18 43 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
19 37 (3.31%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (28.80%) .NET
2 306 (27.37%) HTML
3 230 (20.57%) CSS
4 188 (16.82%) ASP.NET
5 134 (11.99%) jQuery
6 124 (11.09%) AngularJS
7 108 (9.66%) Web Services
8 106 (9.48%) XML
9 103 (9.21%) HTML5
10 70 (6.26%) RESTful
11 68 (6.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 53 (4.74%) SOAP
13 47 (4.20%) CSS3
13 47 (4.20%) Node.js
14 45 (4.03%) .NET Framework
15 41 (3.67%) REST
16 40 (3.58%) React
17 39 (3.49%) JSON
17 39 (3.49%) Spring
18 37 (3.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 142 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (8.14%) Computer Science
3 34 (3.04%) User Experience
4 26 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (2.24%) Mobile App
6 21 (1.88%) Replication
7 19 (1.70%) Data Centre
8 18 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.43%) Driving Licence
10 14 (1.25%) Clustering
11 12 (1.07%) Algorithms
12 11 (0.98%) Credit Risk
13 10 (0.89%) Fintech
13 10 (0.89%) Smart Meter
14 8 (0.72%) FMCG
14 8 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
15 7 (0.63%) W3C
16 6 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (0.54%) iPad
16 6 (0.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 180 (16.10%) Windows
2 77 (6.89%) Linux
3 60 (5.37%) Windows Server
4 35 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 33 (2.95%) Unix
6 32 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (1.97%) Windows 10
8 20 (1.79%) Android
9 19 (1.70%) Apple iOS
9 19 (1.70%) Windows 8
10 12 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.89%) Mac OS X
12 9 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.36%) AIX
14 4 (0.36%) Solaris
15 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.18%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.089%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (26.65%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (17.35%) Business Intelligence
3 142 (12.70%) MVC
4 103 (9.21%) OO
5 100 (8.94%) Web Development
6 90 (8.05%) Software Engineering
7 88 (7.87%) SDLC
8 83 (7.42%) ETL
9 76 (6.80%) ITIL
10 75 (6.71%) TDD
11 72 (6.44%) Analytics
12 71 (6.35%) Test Automation
13 69 (6.17%) Scrum
14 65 (5.81%) Unit Testing
15 60 (5.37%) OOP
16 58 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
17 57 (5.10%) Data Analysis
17 57 (5.10%) Visualisation
18 52 (4.65%) Data Visualisation
19 49 (4.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 349 (31.22%) C#
2 333 (29.79%) JavaScript
3 225 (20.13%) Java
4 150 (13.42%) T-SQL
5 100 (8.94%) Python
6 58 (5.19%) PHP
7 57 (5.10%) PL/SQL
8 39 (3.49%) C++
9 36 (3.22%) R
10 35 (3.13%) PowerShell
11 34 (3.04%) Ruby
12 32 (2.86%) C
13 30 (2.68%) VB.NET
14 29 (2.59%) VBA
15 16 (1.43%) VB
16 15 (1.34%) Perl
17 13 (1.16%) VBScript
18 10 (0.89%) Bash Shell
18 10 (0.89%) Shell Script
18 10 (0.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 173 (15.47%) Degree
2 44 (3.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (3.04%) Security Cleared
4 32 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (2.42%) SC Cleared
6 22 (1.97%) ISEB
7 21 (1.88%) Numerate Degree
8 20 (1.79%) Master's Degree
9 19 (1.70%) MCITP
9 19 (1.70%) Sun Certification
10 18 (1.61%) MCSE
11 16 (1.43%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
14 3 (0.27%) CCNA
14 3 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.27%) MCSA
14 3 (0.27%) OCA
14 3 (0.27%) OCP
14 3 (0.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.76%) QA
2 20 (1.79%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.16%) SLA
4 7 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.089%) COBIT
6 1 (0.089%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.089%) GDPR
6 1 (0.089%) ISO 26262
6 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.089%) MISRA
6 1 (0.089%) MISRA C
System Software
1 56 (5.01%) Active Directory
2 27 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.70%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.52%) vSphere
5 6 (0.54%) Docker
5 6 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (0.36%) Firmware
7 4 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.36%) Xen
7 4 (0.36%) XenServer
8 2 (0.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 18 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (1.52%) Puppet
3 14 (1.25%) Ansible
4 12 (1.07%) SCCM
4 12 (1.07%) TeamSite
5 11 (0.98%) Terraform
6 10 (0.89%) Data Guard
6 10 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (0.89%) SCOM
7 5 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.36%) Cobbler
8 4 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (0.36%) SCSM
8 4 (0.36%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.18%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.18%) Snorby
9 2 (0.18%) Suricata
9 2 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.089%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 303 (27.10%) Microsoft
2 178 (15.92%) Oracle
3 60 (5.37%) Tableau
4 58 (5.19%) VMware
5 37 (3.31%) SAP
6 21 (1.88%) Cisco
7 17 (1.52%) NetApp
8 16 (1.43%) HP
9 15 (1.34%) Adobe
10 14 (1.25%) Citrix
10 14 (1.25%) Cognos
10 14 (1.25%) Xamarin
11 12 (1.07%) Birst
11 12 (1.07%) OpenText
11 12 (1.07%) Red Hat
12 10 (0.89%) DevExpress
12 10 (0.89%) JD Edwards
12 10 (0.89%) Zend
13 9 (0.81%) Progress
13 9 (0.81%) Sencha