Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1142 1426 1501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.08% 21.66% 20.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.78% 41.26% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1007 1247 1363
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
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 2945 3456 3819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 56.93% 52.50% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2543 2903 3278
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,000
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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -2 419 £40,000 - 26
Leicestershire -1 245 £37,500 -3.85% 23
Northamptonshire +8 219 £35,000 -9.09% 21
Derbyshire -4 130 £37,500 - 7
Lincolnshire +7 84 £37,500 -6.25% 4
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 391 (34.24%) JavaScript
2 373 (32.66%) C#
3 365 (31.96%) .NET
4 359 (31.44%) SQL Server
5 323 (28.28%) HTML
6 322 (28.20%) Agile Software Development
7 301 (26.36%) Microsoft
8 261 (22.85%) CSS
9 224 (19.61%) ASP.NET
10 216 (18.91%) Java
11 211 (18.48%) Oracle
12 189 (16.55%) Degree
13 183 (16.02%) Business Intelligence
14 178 (15.59%) Windows
15 171 (14.97%) MVC
16 163 (14.27%) jQuery
17 151 (13.22%) T-SQL
18 149 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
19 146 (12.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 135 (11.82%) Finance
21 133 (11.65%) AngularJS
22 130 (11.38%) XML
23 120 (10.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 119 (10.42%) Python
25 111 (9.72%) OO
26 110 (9.63%) Web Services
27 105 (9.19%) SDLC
28 103 (9.02%) HTML5
28 103 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
29 101 (8.84%) 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 44 (3.85%) IIS
2 34 (2.98%) SAS
3 33 (2.89%) SharePoint
4 22 (1.93%) CMS
4 22 (1.93%) MS Exchange
5 21 (1.84%) Apache
5 21 (1.84%) Tomcat
6 19 (1.66%) Confluence
7 15 (1.31%) JBoss
8 13 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 13 (1.14%) Alfresco
8 13 (1.14%) Liferay
9 12 (1.05%) Apache Spark
9 12 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (0.61%) Drupal
13 6 (0.53%) CloudStack
13 6 (0.53%) OpenStack
13 6 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 64 (5.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 56 (4.90%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.26%) InDesign
5 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.18%) SPSS
7 1 (0.088%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.088%) GIMP
7 1 (0.088%) HipChat
7 1 (0.088%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.088%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 24 (2.10%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (0.61%) SAP Business One
3 6 (0.53%) Bond Adapt
4 5 (0.44%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.26%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.26%) Movex
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.26%) PlanetPress Connect
6 2 (0.18%) CODA-Financials
6 2 (0.18%) Infor SunSystems
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Utilities
6 2 (0.18%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.088%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.088%) Maximo
7 1 (0.088%) MFGPRO
7 1 (0.088%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.088%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 103 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (3.59%) Office 365
4 27 (2.36%) SaaS
5 15 (1.31%) GitHub
6 9 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
7 7 (0.61%) Serverless
8 4 (0.35%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 3 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.18%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.088%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.088%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.088%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.088%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.088%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.088%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.36%) Firewall
2 17 (1.49%) DNS
2 17 (1.49%) SAN
3 16 (1.40%) DHCP
4 15 (1.31%) HTTP
5 14 (1.23%) LAN
6 13 (1.14%) Internet
7 9 (0.79%) NAS
7 9 (0.79%) WAN
8 8 (0.70%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.61%) MPLS
10 5 (0.44%) VPN
11 4 (0.35%) VLAN
12 3 (0.26%) PBX
12 3 (0.26%) SMS
12 3 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.18%) IPsec
13 2 (0.18%) LDAP
13 2 (0.18%) SSL
13 2 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 359 (31.44%) SQL Server
2 146 (12.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 120 (10.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 100 (8.76%) Data Warehouse
5 93 (8.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 73 (6.39%) NoSQL
7 67 (5.87%) Relational Database
8 58 (5.08%) MySQL
9 44 (3.85%) MongoDB
9 44 (3.85%) Oracle Database
10 40 (3.50%) QlikView
11 39 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
12 32 (2.80%) Power BI
13 29 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
14 28 (2.45%) SQL Server 2016
15 26 (2.28%) Big Data
16 25 (2.19%) RDBMS
17 24 (2.10%) Data Mining
17 24 (2.10%) Hadoop
18 23 (2.01%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 93 (8.14%) Git (software)
2 58 (5.08%) Jenkins
3 45 (3.94%) Subversion
3 45 (3.94%) Visual Studio
4 38 (3.33%) JIRA
5 31 (2.71%) JUnit
6 28 (2.45%) TeamCity
7 21 (1.84%) Cucumber
8 20 (1.75%) Selenium
9 19 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (1.40%) JBehave
11 15 (1.31%) Appium
11 15 (1.31%) Calabash
11 15 (1.31%) Gatling
11 15 (1.31%) JMeter
11 15 (1.31%) SpecFlow
12 13 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (1.14%) Travis CI
13 12 (1.05%) Mercurial
13 12 (1.05%) SoapUI
General
1 135 (11.82%) Finance
2 79 (6.92%) Retail
3 49 (4.29%) Marketing
4 41 (3.59%) Manufacturing
5 22 (1.93%) Advertising
6 17 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.05%) Banking
7 12 (1.05%) Vietnamese Language
8 10 (0.88%) Back Office
9 7 (0.61%) Billing
9 7 (0.61%) Local Government
10 6 (0.53%) Electronics
11 5 (0.44%) Legal
12 4 (0.35%) Law
13 2 (0.18%) Games
13 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.088%) Automotive
14 1 (0.088%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.088%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 561 (49.12%) Developer
2 250 (21.89%) Analyst
3 190 (16.64%) .NET Developer
4 141 (12.35%) C# Developer
5 112 (9.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 105 (9.19%) SQL Developer
7 95 (8.32%) Senior Developer
8 91 (7.97%) Support Analyst
9 86 (7.53%) Java Developer
10 81 (7.09%) Applications Support
10 81 (7.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 73 (6.39%) JavaScript Developer
12 59 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
13 57 (4.99%) Software Developer
14 54 (4.73%) Junior
15 53 (4.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 50 (4.38%) Applications Support Analyst
17 49 (4.29%) DBA
18 43 (3.77%) Consultant
19 40 (3.50%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 365 (31.96%) .NET
2 323 (28.28%) HTML
3 261 (22.85%) CSS
4 224 (19.61%) ASP.NET
5 163 (14.27%) jQuery
6 133 (11.65%) AngularJS
7 130 (11.38%) XML
8 110 (9.63%) Web Services
9 103 (9.02%) HTML5
10 85 (7.44%) RESTful
11 76 (6.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 59 (5.17%) Node.js
13 57 (4.99%) .NET Framework
14 56 (4.90%) SOAP
15 49 (4.29%) CSS3
16 46 (4.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 44 (3.85%) JSON
17 44 (3.85%) React
18 41 (3.59%) Spring
19 40 (3.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 149 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (7.18%) Computer Science
3 40 (3.50%) User Experience
4 34 (2.98%) Greenfield Project
5 26 (2.28%) Mobile App
6 24 (2.10%) Replication
7 19 (1.66%) Management Information System
8 18 (1.58%) Clustering
9 17 (1.49%) Driving Licence
10 13 (1.14%) Fintech
11 11 (0.96%) Data Centre
12 10 (0.88%) Smart Meter
13 9 (0.79%) Algorithms
13 9 (0.79%) W3C
14 8 (0.70%) Credit Risk
15 7 (0.61%) Virtual Team
16 6 (0.53%) Data Structures
16 6 (0.53%) iPad
16 6 (0.53%) Public Cloud
17 5 (0.44%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 178 (15.59%) Windows
2 79 (6.92%) Linux
3 64 (5.60%) Windows Server
4 47 (4.12%) Windows 7
5 39 (3.42%) Unix
5 39 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (2.28%) Windows 8
7 24 (2.10%) Windows 10
8 16 (1.40%) Android
8 16 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (1.31%) Apple iOS
10 11 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (0.53%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.35%) AIX
13 4 (0.35%) Solaris
14 3 (0.26%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.088%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (28.20%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (16.02%) Business Intelligence
3 171 (14.97%) MVC
4 111 (9.72%) OO
5 105 (9.19%) SDLC
6 101 (8.84%) Web Development
7 99 (8.67%) Software Engineering
8 82 (7.18%) ETL
9 80 (7.01%) TDD
10 79 (6.92%) ITIL
11 73 (6.39%) Test Automation
12 71 (6.22%) Unit Testing
13 70 (6.13%) Scrum
14 68 (5.95%) Analytics
15 67 (5.87%) OOP
16 61 (5.34%) Continuous Integration
17 57 (4.99%) Data Analysis
18 49 (4.29%) Mentoring
19 48 (4.20%) Workflow
20 47 (4.12%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 391 (34.24%) JavaScript
2 373 (32.66%) C#
3 216 (18.91%) Java
4 151 (13.22%) T-SQL
5 119 (10.42%) Python
6 70 (6.13%) PL/SQL
7 50 (4.38%) PHP
8 38 (3.33%) VB.NET
9 35 (3.06%) R
9 35 (3.06%) Ruby
10 30 (2.63%) VBA
11 29 (2.54%) C
11 29 (2.54%) C++
12 27 (2.36%) PowerShell
13 23 (2.01%) VB
14 20 (1.75%) Bash Shell
15 13 (1.14%) Perl
16 12 (1.05%) Shell Script
17 11 (0.96%) TypeScript
17 11 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 189 (16.55%) Degree
2 41 (3.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (2.98%) Security Cleared
4 29 (2.54%) Sun Certification
5 28 (2.45%) SC Cleared
6 22 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (1.58%) ISEB
7 18 (1.58%) Master's Degree
8 15 (1.31%) Numerate Degree
9 13 (1.14%) MCSE
10 12 (1.05%) ISTQB
11 10 (0.88%) MCITP
12 9 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
13 6 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.35%) MCSA
15 3 (0.26%) CCNA
15 3 (0.26%) MCDBA
15 3 (0.26%) OCA
15 3 (0.26%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.29%) QA
2 18 (1.58%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.14%) SLA
4 5 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.35%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.26%) GDPR
7 1 (0.088%) COBIT
7 1 (0.088%) ISO 26262
7 1 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.088%) MISRA
7 1 (0.088%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.088%) SEPA
7 1 (0.088%) TickIT
System Software
1 50 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 26 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.58%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.05%) Docker
4 12 (1.05%) vSphere
5 9 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 8 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.53%) Xen
7 6 (0.53%) XenServer
8 3 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.18%) Firmware
9 2 (0.18%) Snort
10 1 (0.088%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (1.66%) Puppet
3 18 (1.58%) Ansible
4 15 (1.31%) Terraform
5 14 (1.23%) Data Guard
6 13 (1.14%) TeamSite
7 12 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
8 9 (0.79%) SCCM
9 7 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (0.53%) Cobbler
10 6 (0.53%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (0.44%) SCOM
12 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (0.26%) WMI
12 3 (0.26%) WSUS
13 2 (0.18%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 2 (0.18%) FortiGate
13 2 (0.18%) Snorby
13 2 (0.18%) Suricata
Vendors
1 301 (26.36%) Microsoft
2 211 (18.48%) Oracle
3 53 (4.64%) Tableau
3 53 (4.64%) VMware
4 40 (3.50%) SAP
5 24 (2.10%) Cisco
6 22 (1.93%) Google
7 18 (1.58%) Adobe
8 16 (1.40%) HP
8 16 (1.40%) Xamarin
9 14 (1.23%) Birst
9 14 (1.23%) Citrix
9 14 (1.23%) Cognos
10 13 (1.14%) OpenText
11 12 (1.05%) DevExpress
12 11 (0.96%) Progress
12 11 (0.96%) Red Hat
13 10 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (0.88%) Veeam
14 9 (0.79%) IFS