Period
to 4 July 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 377 923 1,375
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 18.53% 22.40% 25.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.60% 39.72% 43.50%
Number of salaries quoted 350 821 1,226
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £51,593 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.19% +5.26% +5.56%

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 1,030 2,324 3,161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 50.61% 56.41% 59.66%
Number of salaries quoted 876 1,890 2,729
Median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,800
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -1.91% +4.50%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 4 July 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 4 July 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 -3 125 £42,500 - 30
Northamptonshire 0 109 £43,750 +14.38% 13
Leicestershire 0 83 £40,000 - 8
Derbyshire -7 35 £42,500 +21.43% 7
Lincolnshire +3 26 £32,500 - 7
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 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.

1 155 (41.11%) C#
2 151 (40.05%) .NET
3 145 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 115 (30.50%) JavaScript
5 110 (29.18%) ASP.NET
6 99 (26.26%) MVC
7 98 (25.99%) Microsoft
8 90 (23.87%) HTML
9 85 (22.55%) CSS
10 75 (19.89%) Oracle
11 74 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
12 70 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
13 69 (18.30%) T-SQL
14 67 (17.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 66 (17.51%) Azure
16 64 (16.98%) Windows
17 51 (13.53%) Problem-Solving
18 50 (13.26%) .NET Framework
19 49 (13.00%) AngularJS
20 48 (12.73%) jQuery
21 47 (12.47%) PL/SQL
22 46 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
22 46 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
23 45 (11.94%) Java
24 42 (11.14%) Git (software)
24 42 (11.14%) DevOps
25 41 (10.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 40 (10.61%) Web Services
27 37 (9.81%) Power Platform
28 36 (9.55%) Power BI

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 21 (5.57%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.39%) NServiceBus
3 8 (2.12%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (1.33%) CMS
4 5 (1.33%) IIS
5 4 (1.06%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.80%) SAS
6 3 (0.80%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.53%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.53%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.27%) Apache
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Synapse
8 1 (0.27%) Confluence
8 1 (0.27%) Kentico
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (3.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.53%) FileZilla
5 1 (0.27%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.53%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.27%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.27%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.27%) Shopify
3 1 (0.27%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 66 (17.51%) Azure
2 37 (9.81%) Power Platform
3 25 (6.63%) AWS
4 13 (3.45%) Office 365
5 12 (3.18%) Azure Data Factory
6 11 (2.92%) SaaS
7 4 (1.06%) PaaS
8 3 (0.80%) GitHub
8 3 (0.80%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.80%) Loggly
8 3 (0.80%) PowerApps
8 3 (0.80%) Serverless
9 2 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.53%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 2 (0.53%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.53%) IaaS
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.18%) SAN
2 9 (2.39%) WAN
3 8 (2.12%) Firewall
4 7 (1.86%) LAN
4 7 (1.86%) NAS
4 7 (1.86%) NetScaler
5 5 (1.33%) Internet
5 5 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.33%) VSAN
6 4 (1.06%) DNS
6 4 (1.06%) VPN
7 3 (0.80%) HTTP
7 3 (0.80%) MPLS
8 2 (0.53%) ADSL
8 2 (0.53%) FTP
8 2 (0.53%) VoIP
8 2 (0.53%) Wireless
9 1 (0.27%) Broadband
9 1 (0.27%) DHCP
9 1 (0.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 67 (17.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
4 41 (10.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (9.55%) Power BI
6 30 (7.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (5.84%) MySQL
7 22 (5.84%) Oracle Database
8 18 (4.77%) Azure SQL Database
9 16 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (3.98%) Relational Database
11 14 (3.71%) NoSQL
12 12 (3.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (2.92%) OLAP
13 11 (2.92%) SQL Server 2016
14 9 (2.39%) OLTP
14 9 (2.39%) SQL Server 2014
15 7 (1.86%) MongoDB
15 7 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (11.14%) Git (software)
2 27 (7.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (4.77%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.39%) Maven
5 8 (2.12%) JUnit
5 8 (2.12%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 7 (1.86%) Selenium
7 6 (1.59%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.33%) JIRA
8 5 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.33%) ReSharper
9 4 (1.06%) GitLab
9 4 (1.06%) Subversion
10 3 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.53%) Katalon Studio
11 2 (0.53%) NUnit
11 2 (0.53%) Postman
11 2 (0.53%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.53%) Toad
General
1 33 (8.75%) Retail
2 17 (4.51%) Finance
3 16 (4.24%) Law
4 14 (3.71%) Marketing
5 10 (2.65%) Legal
6 7 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.33%) Billing
8 4 (1.06%) Public Sector
9 3 (0.80%) Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.27%) French Language
10 1 (0.27%) German Language
10 1 (0.27%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.27%) Publishing
10 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 210 (55.70%) Developer
2 66 (17.51%) .NET Developer
3 47 (12.47%) C# Developer
4 41 (10.88%) Senior Developer
4 41 (10.88%) Software Developer
5 40 (10.61%) Analyst
6 36 (9.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 36 (9.55%) DBA
7 35 (9.28%) C# .NET Developer
8 28 (7.43%) SQL Developer
9 22 (5.84%) Web Developer
10 21 (5.57%) Software Engineer
11 18 (4.77%) .NET Software Developer
12 16 (4.24%) ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (4.24%) Junior
13 15 (3.98%) Java Developer
14 14 (3.71%) C# Software Developer
14 14 (3.71%) Oracle DBA
15 13 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 13 (3.45%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (40.05%) .NET
2 110 (29.18%) ASP.NET
3 90 (23.87%) HTML
4 85 (22.55%) CSS
5 50 (13.26%) .NET Framework
6 49 (13.00%) AngularJS
7 48 (12.73%) jQuery
8 40 (10.61%) Web Services
9 31 (8.22%) .NET Core
10 27 (7.16%) Entity Framework
11 26 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (6.90%) HTML5
12 24 (6.37%) ASP.NET Web API
13 23 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 23 (6.10%) WinForms
14 22 (5.84%) LINQ
14 22 (5.84%) RESTful
15 21 (5.57%) Spring
16 19 (5.04%) J2EE
16 19 (5.04%) React
Miscellaneous
1 46 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.98%) Data Structures
3 10 (2.65%) Mobile App
3 10 (2.65%) Replication
4 9 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (1.59%) User Experience
7 5 (1.33%) EPoS
7 5 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.33%) Pricing Data
8 4 (1.06%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.06%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.80%) Blog
9 3 (0.80%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.53%) PKI
10 2 (0.53%) Podcast
10 2 (0.53%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.27%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 64 (16.98%) Windows
2 36 (9.55%) Linux
3 17 (4.51%) Unix
4 13 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 11 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.59%) Android
7 6 (1.59%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.06%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.80%) AIX
9 3 (0.80%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.80%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (0.53%) Solaris
10 2 (0.53%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.27%) VMS
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (26.26%) MVC
2 74 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (13.53%) Problem-Solving
5 42 (11.14%) DevOps
6 35 (9.28%) Software Engineering
7 33 (8.75%) Web Development
8 22 (5.84%) Analytics
9 21 (5.57%) Performance Tuning
9 21 (5.57%) Test Automation
10 20 (5.31%) Data Modelling
11 19 (5.04%) E-Commerce
12 18 (4.77%) ETL
12 18 (4.77%) OO
12 18 (4.77%) TDD
13 17 (4.51%) Scrum
13 17 (4.51%) Unit Testing
14 16 (4.24%) Mentoring
15 15 (3.98%) Service Management
15 15 (3.98%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 155 (41.11%) C#
2 115 (30.50%) JavaScript
3 69 (18.30%) T-SQL
4 47 (12.47%) PL/SQL
5 45 (11.94%) Java
6 30 (7.96%) Python
7 25 (6.63%) PowerShell
8 15 (3.98%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 15 (3.98%) PHP
9 14 (3.71%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.59%) C++
11 5 (1.33%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.06%) R
12 4 (1.06%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.06%) VB
12 4 (1.06%) VBA
13 3 (0.80%) ABAP
13 3 (0.80%) C
13 3 (0.80%) ES6
13 3 (0.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (7.43%) Degree
2 9 (2.39%) OCP
2 9 (2.39%) Oracle Certification
3 8 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.33%) MCP
4 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 5 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 4 (1.06%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.06%) MCDBA
5 4 (1.06%) MCSA
5 4 (1.06%) MCSE
5 4 (1.06%) OCA
6 2 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.27%) HND
7 1 (0.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.65%) QA
2 8 (2.12%) SLA
3 3 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (5.31%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.77%) Docker
3 13 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.18%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.06%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.80%) XenApp
9 2 (0.53%) HDFS
9 2 (0.53%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.53%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.27%) Kamailio
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 12 (3.18%) Data Guard
2 10 (2.65%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (2.39%) Kubernetes
4 5 (1.33%) SCCM
5 3 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (0.80%) Fluentd
5 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (0.80%) SCOM
6 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.53%) MIIS
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.27%) Ansible
7 1 (0.27%) Clonezilla
7 1 (0.27%) Mesos
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (0.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 98 (25.99%) Microsoft
2 75 (19.89%) Oracle
3 19 (5.04%) VMware
4 12 (3.18%) Citrix
4 12 (3.18%) SAP
4 12 (3.18%) Tableau
5 9 (2.39%) Veeam
6 6 (1.59%) Atlassian
6 6 (1.59%) CommVault
6 6 (1.59%) Google
6 6 (1.59%) Zerto
7 5 (1.33%) NetApp
8 4 (1.06%) Capita
8 4 (1.06%) Cisco
8 4 (1.06%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.06%) Telerik
9 3 (0.80%) Ariba
9 3 (0.80%) Percona
9 3 (0.80%) Splunk
9 3 (0.80%) Xamarin