Period
to 17 August 2018

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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1,275 1,246 1,443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 25.98% 23.38% 22.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.74% 42.74% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,064 1,110 1,262
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +1.30% -1.28%
10th Percentile £27,250 £23,725 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 2,850 2,915 3,381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 58.07% 54.70% 52.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,415 2,507 2,846
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,800 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 August 2018.

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 August 2018. 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
Northamptonshire +1 405 £42,500 +21.43% 51
Nottinghamshire -2 347 £40,000 - 78
Leicestershire 0 322 £42,000 +5.00% 56
Derbyshire 0 116 £40,000 +3.23% 25
Lincolnshire +5 56 £37,500 - 9
Rutland +2 2 £34,250 -19.41% 1
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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.

1 586 (45.96%) SQL Server
2 527 (41.33%) Microsoft
3 525 (41.18%) .NET
4 513 (40.24%) C#
5 413 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
6 403 (31.61%) HTML
7 369 (28.94%) JavaScript
8 359 (28.16%) CSS
9 297 (23.29%) ASP.NET
10 283 (22.20%) MVC
11 229 (17.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 229 (17.96%) T-SQL
12 209 (16.39%) Finance
13 204 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
14 196 (15.37%) Java
15 194 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
16 189 (14.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 185 (14.51%) jQuery
18 174 (13.65%) Oracle
19 172 (13.49%) Web Services
20 167 (13.10%) Windows
21 154 (12.08%) AngularJS
22 150 (11.76%) Test Automation
23 136 (10.67%) .NET Framework
24 133 (10.43%) ASP.NET MVC
25 124 (9.73%) Retail
26 121 (9.49%) Problem-Solving
27 120 (9.41%) Data Warehouse
28 118 (9.25%) ASP.NET Web API
29 117 (9.18%) HTML5

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
1 115 (9.02%) SharePoint
2 46 (3.61%) Tomcat
3 41 (3.22%) SAS
4 40 (3.14%) JBoss
5 39 (3.06%) SharePoint Server
6 37 (2.90%) IIS
7 34 (2.67%) Apache Spark
8 32 (2.51%) MS Exchange
9 30 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 30 (2.35%) WebLogic
10 28 (2.20%) Confluence
10 28 (2.20%) K2 blackpearl
10 28 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
11 17 (1.33%) CMS
12 16 (1.25%) Skype for Business
13 12 (0.94%) Apache
14 8 (0.63%) MQSeries
15 6 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
15 6 (0.47%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.39%) Liferay
Applications
1 58 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 53 (4.16%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (1.10%) SPSS
4 4 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.24%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.24%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 37 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.63%) NetSuite
4 7 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.39%) Infor M3
5 5 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.24%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.24%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.16%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 1 (0.078%) Magento
8 1 (0.078%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.078%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.078%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.078%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.078%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.078%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.078%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.078%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.078%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 194 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (2.98%) Office 365
4 28 (2.20%) GitHub
5 21 (1.65%) SaaS
6 20 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 14 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
9 13 (1.02%) IBM Cloud
10 12 (0.94%) IaaS
11 9 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (0.55%) PaaS
13 6 (0.47%) Serverless
14 4 (0.31%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.31%) Azure Functions
14 4 (0.31%) Boomi
15 2 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.16%) Azure Machine Learning
15 2 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.80%) Firewall
2 21 (1.65%) DNS
3 18 (1.41%) SAN
4 16 (1.25%) DHCP
5 15 (1.18%) SMS
6 14 (1.10%) TCP/IP
6 14 (1.10%) WAN
7 13 (1.02%) LAN
8 11 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (0.78%) SSL
10 9 (0.71%) NAS
10 9 (0.71%) VLAN
11 8 (0.63%) HTTP
11 8 (0.63%) Internet
12 7 (0.55%) VPN
13 6 (0.47%) Intranet
13 6 (0.47%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (0.47%) Skype
14 5 (0.39%) IPsec
14 5 (0.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 586 (45.96%) SQL Server
2 229 (17.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 189 (14.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 120 (9.41%) Data Warehouse
5 101 (7.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 90 (7.06%) Power BI
7 76 (5.96%) MySQL
8 75 (5.88%) Relational Database
9 64 (5.02%) NoSQL
10 47 (3.69%) SQL Server 2016
11 41 (3.22%) Big Data
12 39 (3.06%) Hadoop
13 38 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
14 32 (2.51%) Azure SQL Database
14 32 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
14 32 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
15 27 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
15 27 (2.12%) SSDT
16 25 (1.96%) Oracle Database
17 23 (1.80%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 110 (8.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 89 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 72 (5.65%) JIRA
4 54 (4.24%) Octopus Deploy
4 54 (4.24%) Selenium
4 54 (4.24%) Visual Studio
5 51 (4.00%) JUnit
6 44 (3.45%) Maven
7 35 (2.75%) Bitbucket
8 32 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 28 (2.20%) TeamCity
10 25 (1.96%) Jenkins
11 21 (1.65%) NUnit
12 19 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
13 16 (1.25%) WebDriver
14 15 (1.18%) Cucumber
15 14 (1.10%) SpecFlow
16 10 (0.78%) Xcode
17 7 (0.55%) Eclipse
18 6 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 209 (16.39%) Finance
2 124 (9.73%) Retail
3 50 (3.92%) Marketing
4 45 (3.53%) Advertising
5 39 (3.06%) Automotive
6 37 (2.90%) Banking
7 35 (2.75%) Manufacturing
8 30 (2.35%) Law
9 18 (1.41%) Legal
10 17 (1.33%) Games
11 12 (0.94%) Back Office
11 12 (0.94%) Electronics
12 7 (0.55%) Polish Language
12 7 (0.55%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.39%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.31%) French Language
14 4 (0.31%) German Language
15 3 (0.24%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 651 (51.06%) Developer
2 216 (16.94%) .NET Developer
3 205 (16.08%) Analyst
4 166 (13.02%) C# Developer
5 123 (9.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 106 (8.31%) Software Developer
7 99 (7.76%) Java Developer
8 93 (7.29%) Senior Developer
9 85 (6.67%) SQL Developer
10 79 (6.20%) DBA
11 67 (5.25%) Support Analyst
12 63 (4.94%) Administrator
13 59 (4.63%) SQL DBA
14 54 (4.24%) Architect
15 51 (4.00%) Lead Developer
16 48 (3.76%) Software Engineer
17 47 (3.69%) ASP.NET Developer
18 45 (3.53%) Applications Support
19 44 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 44 (3.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 525 (41.18%) .NET
2 403 (31.61%) HTML
3 359 (28.16%) CSS
4 297 (23.29%) ASP.NET
5 185 (14.51%) jQuery
6 172 (13.49%) Web Services
7 154 (12.08%) AngularJS
8 136 (10.67%) .NET Framework
9 133 (10.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 118 (9.25%) ASP.NET Web API
11 117 (9.18%) HTML5
12 114 (8.94%) Ajax
13 109 (8.55%) Entity Framework
14 95 (7.45%) WCF
15 89 (6.98%) Spring
16 76 (5.96%) XML
17 63 (4.94%) REST
18 60 (4.71%) SOAP
19 58 (4.55%) Sass
20 53 (4.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 102 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (5.25%) Mobile App
3 57 (4.47%) Computer Science
4 40 (3.14%) Self-Motivation
5 33 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 32 (2.51%) Clustering
7 31 (2.43%) Replication
8 28 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
9 24 (1.88%) Fintech
10 23 (1.80%) User Experience
11 21 (1.65%) Data Structures
12 17 (1.33%) Driving Licence
13 13 (1.02%) Data Centre
13 13 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (1.02%) NHS
14 11 (0.86%) Algorithms
14 11 (0.86%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.71%) Fat Client
15 9 (0.71%) Thin Client
16 8 (0.63%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 167 (13.10%) Windows
2 74 (5.80%) Linux
3 49 (3.84%) Windows Server
4 48 (3.76%) Unix
5 24 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (1.57%) Apple iOS
7 17 (1.33%) Windows 10
8 16 (1.25%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.78%) Android
10 9 (0.71%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.47%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.47%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.31%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.24%) Debian
15 2 (0.16%) Fedora
16 1 (0.078%) AIX
16 1 (0.078%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 1 (0.078%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (22.20%) MVC
3 204 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
4 150 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 121 (9.49%) Problem-Solving
6 107 (8.39%) Software Engineering
7 106 (8.31%) Performance Tuning
8 102 (8.00%) Unit Testing
9 99 (7.76%) Scrum
10 90 (7.06%) Web Development
11 89 (6.98%) OO
12 88 (6.90%) Analytics
13 76 (5.96%) SOA
14 72 (5.65%) Business Analysis
14 72 (5.65%) TDD
15 71 (5.57%) Mentoring
16 70 (5.49%) Microservices
17 65 (5.10%) ETL
18 63 (4.94%) ITIL
19 56 (4.39%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 513 (40.24%) C#
2 369 (28.94%) JavaScript
3 229 (17.96%) T-SQL
4 196 (15.37%) Java
5 88 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 82 (6.43%) PowerShell
7 60 (4.71%) VB.NET
8 57 (4.47%) Python
9 46 (3.61%) C++
10 37 (2.90%) VB
11 34 (2.67%) PHP
12 28 (2.20%) VBA
13 17 (1.33%) Scala
14 15 (1.18%) Objective-C
15 14 (1.10%) Ruby
16 12 (0.94%) Java 8
16 12 (0.94%) TypeScript
17 11 (0.86%) Bash Shell
17 11 (0.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 11 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 95 (7.45%) Degree
2 50 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 30 (2.35%) DBS Check
5 28 (2.20%) MCP
6 27 (2.12%) MCPD
7 24 (1.88%) BC Cleared
8 15 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
9 12 (0.94%) ISTQB
10 10 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (0.78%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.55%) MCSA
12 6 (0.47%) MCSE
13 5 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.31%) Sun Certification
15 2 (0.16%) CCNP
15 2 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (0.16%) HNC
15 2 (0.16%) HND
15 2 (0.16%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.35%) Data Quality
2 27 (2.12%) QA
3 24 (1.88%) SLA
4 14 (1.10%) GDPR
5 12 (0.94%) PMO
6 9 (0.71%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.24%) SEPA
8 3 (0.24%) TickIT
8 3 (0.24%) WCAG
9 1 (0.078%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.078%) IFRS
9 1 (0.078%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.078%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (3.53%) Active Directory
2 36 (2.82%) Hyper-V
3 28 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (1.96%) Docker
5 9 (0.71%) ISA Server
6 6 (0.47%) BitLocker
6 6 (0.47%) Firmware
7 5 (0.39%) Snort
8 4 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.31%) Time Sharing Option
8 4 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.24%) vSphere
9 3 (0.24%) XenApp
9 3 (0.24%) XenServer
10 2 (0.16%) KVM
10 2 (0.16%) Xen
11 1 (0.078%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.078%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.078%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.078%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (1.96%) SCCM
2 22 (1.73%) SCOM
3 17 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (0.71%) Puppet
5 7 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (0.55%) WSUS
6 5 (0.39%) Ansible
6 5 (0.39%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (0.39%) FortiGate
6 5 (0.39%) Snorby
6 5 (0.39%) Suricata
7 4 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 4 (0.31%) CA Endevor
7 4 (0.31%) SCOrch
7 4 (0.31%) TeamSite
8 3 (0.24%) HP NNM
8 3 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.24%) Oozie
8 3 (0.24%) WMI
Vendors
1 527 (41.33%) Microsoft
2 174 (13.65%) Oracle
3 56 (4.39%) Tableau
4 48 (3.76%) SAP
4 48 (3.76%) Xamarin
5 46 (3.61%) Google
6 36 (2.82%) VMware
7 22 (1.73%) HP
8 20 (1.57%) Cisco
9 19 (1.49%) Informatica
10 17 (1.33%) IBM
11 16 (1.25%) Cloudera
12 14 (1.10%) Infor
13 12 (0.94%) Applogic
13 12 (0.94%) Sage
13 12 (0.94%) Talend
13 12 (0.94%) Telerik
14 11 (0.86%) Capita
15 10 (0.78%) Remedy
15 10 (0.78%) Salesforce.com