Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1245 1447 1565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 23.28% 22.45% 21.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.54% 42.85% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1267 1488
East Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.30% - +6.94%
10th Percentile £23,700 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £49,825
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2927 3377 3678
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 54.74% 52.39% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2518 2841 3202
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 0 477 £40,000 - 37
Leicestershire 0 275 £40,000 +6.67% 28
Northamptonshire +2 258 £35,000 -6.67% 16
Derbyshire -3 131 £39,000 +4.00% 16
Lincolnshire +3 53 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Rutland - 2 £42,500 -
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 415 (33.33%) C#
2 393 (31.57%) SQL Server
3 376 (30.20%) .NET
4 354 (28.43%) Microsoft
5 338 (27.15%) HTML
6 314 (25.22%) JavaScript
7 266 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
8 262 (21.04%) CSS
9 240 (19.28%) ASP.NET
10 224 (17.99%) Windows
11 217 (17.43%) Java
12 202 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
13 187 (15.02%) T-SQL
14 184 (14.78%) MVC
15 179 (14.38%) Degree
16 169 (13.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 154 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
18 149 (11.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 147 (11.81%) Oracle
20 141 (11.33%) Finance
21 134 (10.76%) jQuery
22 125 (10.04%) Web Services
23 120 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
24 118 (9.48%) Computer Science
25 114 (9.16%) HTML5
26 110 (8.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 109 (8.76%) AngularJS
28 106 (8.51%) OO
29 103 (8.27%) XML
30 100 (8.03%) 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 85 (6.83%) SAS
2 51 (4.10%) MS Exchange
3 43 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 36 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (2.33%) Apache
5 29 (2.33%) Apache Spark
6 26 (2.09%) CMS
7 16 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
7 16 (1.29%) IIS
7 16 (1.29%) Umbraco
8 15 (1.20%) Drupal
9 12 (0.96%) EPiServer
9 12 (0.96%) Tomcat
10 11 (0.88%) JBoss
10 11 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (0.72%) Confluence
11 9 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (0.72%) Skype for Business
12 8 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (0.64%) Alfresco
Applications
1 79 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 47 (3.78%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.24%) SPSS
6 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.080%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.080%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 32 (2.57%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (1.12%) Infor M3
3 7 (0.56%) Movex
4 5 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.32%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.24%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.24%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle Utilities
8 1 (0.080%) Bond Adapt
8 1 (0.080%) FastStats
8 1 (0.080%) Northgate Housing
8 1 (0.080%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.080%) Retail-J
8 1 (0.080%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.080%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 70 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (3.37%) Office 365
4 38 (3.05%) SaaS
5 32 (2.57%) GitHub
6 11 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (0.40%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 4 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (0.24%) Boomi
9 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.24%) Trello
10 2 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.16%) IaaS
11 1 (0.080%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.080%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.080%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.080%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (4.02%) SAN
2 48 (3.86%) Firewall
3 22 (1.77%) DNS
4 20 (1.61%) Internet
5 19 (1.53%) HTTP
6 17 (1.37%) DHCP
7 15 (1.20%) MPLS
8 14 (1.12%) LAN
9 11 (0.88%) Intranet
10 9 (0.72%) VLAN
11 8 (0.64%) NAS
11 8 (0.64%) TCP/IP
11 8 (0.64%) VPN
12 7 (0.56%) WAN
13 6 (0.48%) Skype
13 6 (0.48%) VoIP
14 5 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (0.24%) PBX
15 3 (0.24%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 393 (31.57%) SQL Server
2 169 (13.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 149 (11.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 120 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
5 110 (8.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 91 (7.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 72 (5.78%) MySQL
8 66 (5.30%) NoSQL
9 65 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 62 (4.98%) Big Data
11 56 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 49 (3.94%) MongoDB
13 48 (3.86%) Power BI
14 45 (3.61%) Relational Database
15 38 (3.05%) SQL Server 2016
16 34 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
17 32 (2.57%) Oracle Database
18 28 (2.25%) Data Mining
19 27 (2.17%) QlikView
20 26 (2.09%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 90 (7.23%) Git (software)
2 46 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 46 (3.69%) Visual Studio
3 42 (3.37%) Jenkins
4 38 (3.05%) Subversion
5 24 (1.93%) JUnit
6 17 (1.37%) JIRA
7 14 (1.12%) Mercurial
8 12 (0.96%) MSTest
8 12 (0.96%) NUnit
8 12 (0.96%) Selenium
8 12 (0.96%) SpecFlow
9 11 (0.88%) Cucumber
9 11 (0.88%) TeamCity
10 10 (0.80%) Maven
11 8 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (0.64%) Travis CI
12 7 (0.56%) Appium
12 7 (0.56%) Gatling
12 7 (0.56%) JBehave
General
1 141 (11.33%) Finance
2 82 (6.59%) Marketing
3 50 (4.02%) Retail
4 41 (3.29%) Manufacturing
5 31 (2.49%) Advertising
6 21 (1.69%) Banking
7 18 (1.45%) Legal
8 16 (1.29%) Back Office
9 13 (1.04%) Telecoms
10 12 (0.96%) Law
11 8 (0.64%) Billing
12 7 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.48%) Electronics
13 6 (0.48%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.32%) Local Government
15 2 (0.16%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.16%) Vietnamese Language
16 1 (0.080%) Automotive
16 1 (0.080%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.080%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 588 (47.23%) Developer
2 310 (24.90%) Analyst
3 177 (14.22%) .NET Developer
4 173 (13.90%) C# Developer
5 137 (11.00%) SQL Developer
6 119 (9.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 112 (9.00%) Senior Developer
8 95 (7.63%) Applications Support
9 85 (6.83%) Support Analyst
10 80 (6.43%) ASP.NET Developer
10 80 (6.43%) Software Developer
11 76 (6.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 73 (5.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 60 (4.82%) Java Developer
14 56 (4.50%) DBA
14 56 (4.50%) Junior
15 51 (4.10%) Applications Support Analyst
16 50 (4.02%) JavaScript Developer
17 49 (3.94%) Senior .NET Developer
18 47 (3.78%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 376 (30.20%) .NET
2 338 (27.15%) HTML
3 262 (21.04%) CSS
4 240 (19.28%) ASP.NET
5 134 (10.76%) jQuery
6 125 (10.04%) Web Services
7 114 (9.16%) HTML5
8 109 (8.76%) AngularJS
9 103 (8.27%) XML
10 92 (7.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 68 (5.46%) CSS3
12 64 (5.14%) .NET Framework
13 45 (3.61%) SOAP
14 42 (3.37%) Ajax
15 38 (3.05%) React
15 38 (3.05%) RESTful
16 37 (2.97%) REST
17 36 (2.89%) Node.js
17 36 (2.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 35 (2.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 154 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
2 118 (9.48%) Computer Science
3 36 (2.89%) Greenfield Project
4 33 (2.65%) User Experience
5 30 (2.41%) Mobile App
6 25 (2.01%) Clustering
7 22 (1.77%) Replication
8 21 (1.69%) Data Centre
9 19 (1.53%) Algorithms
10 15 (1.20%) Client/Server
10 15 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
12 12 (0.96%) Mainframe
13 11 (0.88%) Credit Risk
13 11 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (0.88%) FMCG
13 11 (0.88%) iPad
14 10 (0.80%) Smart Meter
14 10 (0.80%) Virtual Team
15 8 (0.64%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 224 (17.99%) Windows
2 85 (6.83%) Linux
3 82 (6.59%) Windows Server
4 40 (3.21%) Unix
5 28 (2.25%) Windows 7
6 27 (2.17%) Android
7 23 (1.85%) Apple iOS
8 20 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (1.53%) Windows 10
10 14 (1.12%) Mac OS X
10 14 (1.12%) Windows 8
11 12 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (0.40%) AIX
13 5 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.40%) Solaris
14 4 (0.32%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.080%) CentOS
15 1 (0.080%) MVS
15 1 (0.080%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
3 184 (14.78%) MVC
4 106 (8.51%) OO
5 100 (8.03%) Web Development
6 99 (7.95%) ETL
7 92 (7.39%) ITIL
8 91 (7.31%) Analytics
9 80 (6.43%) SDLC
10 74 (5.94%) Visualisation
11 70 (5.62%) TDD
12 69 (5.54%) Data Visualisation
13 68 (5.46%) Software Engineering
14 67 (5.38%) OOP
15 66 (5.30%) ERP
15 66 (5.30%) Performance Tuning
16 61 (4.90%) Scrum
17 58 (4.66%) Continuous Integration
17 58 (4.66%) Unit Testing
18 56 (4.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 415 (33.33%) C#
2 314 (25.22%) JavaScript
3 217 (17.43%) Java
4 187 (15.02%) T-SQL
5 89 (7.15%) Python
6 64 (5.14%) C++
7 59 (4.74%) R
8 53 (4.26%) PL/SQL
9 52 (4.18%) PHP
10 49 (3.94%) VB.NET
11 48 (3.86%) PowerShell
12 34 (2.73%) C
12 34 (2.73%) VBA
13 26 (2.09%) Ruby
13 26 (2.09%) VB
14 17 (1.37%) MATLAB
15 14 (1.12%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.04%) VBScript
17 12 (0.96%) COBOL
17 12 (0.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 179 (14.38%) Degree
2 61 (4.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 58 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (3.05%) MCITP
5 33 (2.65%) MCSE
6 30 (2.41%) Numerate Degree
7 25 (2.01%) Security Cleared
8 21 (1.69%) Master's Degree
9 20 (1.61%) ISEB
10 19 (1.53%) SC Cleared
11 10 (0.80%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.32%) MCSA
13 4 (0.32%) OCA
13 4 (0.32%) OCP
13 4 (0.32%) PhD
14 3 (0.24%) HNC
14 3 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.41%) Data Quality
2 27 (2.17%) QA
3 25 (2.01%) SLA
4 15 (1.20%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.080%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 76 (6.10%) Active Directory
2 36 (2.89%) vSphere
3 28 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.29%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.72%) Docker
6 6 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.24%) Xen
9 3 (0.24%) XenServer
10 2 (0.16%) Firmware
10 2 (0.16%) Snort
10 2 (0.16%) XenApp
11 1 (0.080%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (2.17%) SCCM
2 25 (2.01%) SCOM
3 19 (1.53%) SCSM
4 15 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (0.96%) Puppet
6 9 (0.72%) Ansible
6 9 (0.72%) Data Guard
6 9 (0.72%) Terraform
7 8 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (0.64%) TeamSite
8 3 (0.24%) Cobbler
8 3 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.24%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.24%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.16%) BladeLogic
9 2 (0.16%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.080%) Ganglia
10 1 (0.080%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.080%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 354 (28.43%) Microsoft
2 147 (11.81%) Oracle
3 77 (6.18%) Tableau
4 67 (5.38%) VMware
5 38 (3.05%) NetApp
6 34 (2.73%) SAP
7 25 (2.01%) Citrix
8 21 (1.69%) SonicWALL
9 20 (1.61%) HP
10 19 (1.53%) Xamarin
11 18 (1.45%) Cisco
12 17 (1.37%) Cognos
12 17 (1.37%) JD Edwards
13 15 (1.20%) Infor
14 12 (0.96%) Sencha
15 10 (0.80%) Adobe
15 10 (0.80%) iManage
15 10 (0.80%) ProCurve
15 10 (0.80%) Zend
16 9 (0.72%) Red Hat