Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1,054 1,151 1,373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 23.95% 21.85% 21.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.32% 37.53% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1,017 1,208
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 2,433 3,067 3,365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 55.30% 58.23% 52.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,865 2,647 2,843
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 12 December 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 12 December 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 0 318 £40,000 +6.67% 40
Nottinghamshire +2 310 £44,000 +10.00% 105
Leicestershire +2 259 £40,000 +6.67% 49
Derbyshire +5 108 £40,000 +6.67% 43
Lincolnshire +2 38 £37,500 +4.17% 19
Rutland - 8 £30,500 -
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 461 (43.74%) SQL Server
2 424 (40.23%) Microsoft
3 415 (39.37%) Agile Software Development
4 386 (36.62%) C#
5 370 (35.10%) .NET
6 315 (29.89%) JavaScript
7 308 (29.22%) HTML
8 241 (22.87%) CSS
9 229 (21.73%) Business Intelligence
10 205 (19.45%) Java
10 205 (19.45%) MVC
11 198 (18.79%) T-SQL
12 194 (18.41%) ASP.NET
13 191 (18.12%) Finance
14 190 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
15 176 (16.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 175 (16.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 157 (14.90%) AngularJS
18 151 (14.33%) Oracle
19 149 (14.14%) Windows
20 141 (13.38%) Web Services
21 140 (13.28%) Degree
22 139 (13.19%) jQuery
23 133 (12.62%) Retail
24 127 (12.05%) Data Warehouse
25 118 (11.20%) HTML5
26 117 (11.10%) Scrum
27 114 (10.82%) Software Engineering
27 114 (10.82%) Git (software)
28 111 (10.53%) Test Automation

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 74 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 45 (4.27%) SAS
3 43 (4.08%) Apache Spark
4 27 (2.56%) JBoss
4 27 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 19 (1.80%) IIS
6 17 (1.61%) CMS
7 16 (1.52%) NServiceBus
7 16 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
7 16 (1.52%) WebLogic
8 14 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 14 (1.33%) Skype for Business
9 12 (1.14%) MS Exchange
10 11 (1.04%) Confluence
11 10 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (0.76%) K2 blackpearl
13 6 (0.57%) Liferay
13 6 (0.57%) Sitefinity
13 6 (0.57%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.47%) Alfresco
Applications
1 51 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (2.18%) SPSS
4 12 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.57%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.095%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 25 (2.37%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.76%) NetSuite
4 6 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.38%) Movex
6 3 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.28%) Infor M3
6 3 (0.28%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.095%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.095%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.095%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.095%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.095%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.095%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 190 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (8.92%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (4.17%) Office 365
4 23 (2.18%) SaaS
5 16 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
6 12 (1.14%) GitHub
7 7 (0.66%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
8 6 (0.57%) Azure Functions
8 6 (0.57%) Serverless
9 5 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (0.47%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.38%) IaaS
11 3 (0.28%) Boomi
11 3 (0.28%) npm
11 3 (0.28%) PaaS
12 2 (0.19%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.75%) SAN
2 11 (1.04%) Firewall
2 11 (1.04%) NAS
3 10 (0.95%) MPLS
3 10 (0.95%) VoIP
3 10 (0.95%) WAN
4 9 (0.85%) HTTP
4 9 (0.85%) Internet
5 8 (0.76%) LAN
5 8 (0.76%) Network Security
5 8 (0.76%) Skype
5 8 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (0.66%) BGP
6 7 (0.66%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (0.66%) L2TP
6 7 (0.66%) RSVP
7 6 (0.57%) SMS
8 5 (0.47%) Reverse Proxy
8 5 (0.47%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 461 (43.74%) SQL Server
2 176 (16.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 175 (16.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 127 (12.05%) Data Warehouse
5 102 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 96 (9.11%) Power BI
7 63 (5.98%) Big Data
8 56 (5.31%) NoSQL
9 51 (4.84%) Relational Database
10 49 (4.65%) Hadoop
11 40 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
12 38 (3.61%) SQL Server 2016
13 35 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
14 33 (3.13%) MySQL
14 33 (3.13%) QlikView
15 31 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
16 28 (2.66%) BusinessObjects
16 28 (2.66%) Oracle Database
17 25 (2.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 24 (2.28%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 114 (10.82%) Git (software)
2 100 (9.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 70 (6.64%) Visual Studio
4 52 (4.93%) JIRA
5 36 (3.42%) Jenkins
5 36 (3.42%) JUnit
6 35 (3.32%) Maven
7 31 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
8 22 (2.09%) Selenium
9 21 (1.99%) Visual Studio Team System
10 19 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 16 (1.52%) Gradle
12 15 (1.42%) Oracle APEX
13 13 (1.23%) NUnit
13 13 (1.23%) Subversion
14 12 (1.14%) Bitbucket
15 10 (0.95%) Cucumber
15 10 (0.95%) GitLab
16 8 (0.76%) gulp
16 8 (0.76%) webpack
General
1 191 (18.12%) Finance
2 133 (12.62%) Retail
3 48 (4.55%) Marketing
4 32 (3.04%) Banking
5 28 (2.66%) Automotive
6 27 (2.56%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.52%) Advertising
8 14 (1.33%) Games
9 7 (0.66%) Billing
10 6 (0.57%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.47%) Law
11 5 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.47%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.38%) French Language
12 4 (0.38%) German Language
12 4 (0.38%) Legal
13 3 (0.28%) Back Office
13 3 (0.28%) Electronics
13 3 (0.28%) Publishing
14 2 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 631 (59.87%) Developer
2 159 (15.09%) .NET Developer
3 149 (14.14%) C# Developer
4 133 (12.62%) Analyst
5 119 (11.29%) Java Developer
5 119 (11.29%) Senior Developer
6 102 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 87 (8.25%) Software Developer
8 78 (7.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 72 (6.83%) SQL Developer
10 50 (4.74%) Junior
11 43 (4.08%) Lead Developer
11 43 (4.08%) Software Engineer
12 38 (3.61%) Web Developer
13 36 (3.42%) Senior .NET Developer
14 35 (3.32%) Senior C# Developer
15 34 (3.23%) DBA
16 33 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
16 33 (3.13%) Support Analyst
17 31 (2.94%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 370 (35.10%) .NET
2 308 (29.22%) HTML
3 241 (22.87%) CSS
4 194 (18.41%) ASP.NET
5 157 (14.90%) AngularJS
6 141 (13.38%) Web Services
7 139 (13.19%) jQuery
8 118 (11.20%) HTML5
9 107 (10.15%) Spring
10 97 (9.20%) .NET Framework
11 91 (8.63%) ASP.NET Web API
12 84 (7.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 68 (6.45%) REST
14 65 (6.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 57 (5.41%) Entity Framework
16 56 (5.31%) Ajax
16 56 (5.31%) Node.js
17 55 (5.22%) XML
18 51 (4.84%) WCF
19 48 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 90 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (7.31%) Self-Motivation
3 46 (4.36%) Greenfield Project
3 46 (4.36%) Mobile App
4 38 (3.61%) Data Centre
5 33 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 30 (2.85%) Public Cloud
7 25 (2.37%) Virtual Team
8 21 (1.99%) Fintech
9 18 (1.71%) User Experience
10 17 (1.61%) Driving Licence
11 14 (1.33%) Client/Server
11 14 (1.33%) Replication
12 13 (1.23%) Data Structures
12 13 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (1.14%) NHS
14 11 (1.04%) e-Learning
14 11 (1.04%) iPad
15 10 (0.95%) Fat Client
15 10 (0.95%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 149 (14.14%) Windows
2 111 (10.53%) Linux
3 40 (3.80%) Unix
4 37 (3.51%) Windows Server
5 21 (1.99%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.76%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.66%) AIX
8 7 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.57%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.57%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.38%) Solaris
11 3 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.19%) Android
13 1 (0.095%) CentOS
13 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (39.37%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (21.73%) Business Intelligence
3 205 (19.45%) MVC
4 117 (11.10%) Scrum
5 114 (10.82%) Software Engineering
6 111 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 105 (9.96%) Problem-Solving
8 103 (9.77%) Analytics
9 97 (9.20%) Unit Testing
10 89 (8.44%) Computer Science
11 82 (7.78%) TDD
11 82 (7.78%) Web Development
12 77 (7.31%) Microservices
13 71 (6.74%) Visualisation
14 67 (6.36%) ETL
15 63 (5.98%) DevOps
16 62 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
17 60 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
17 60 (5.69%) ITIL
18 59 (5.60%) OO
Programming Languages
1 386 (36.62%) C#
2 315 (29.89%) JavaScript
3 205 (19.45%) Java
4 198 (18.79%) T-SQL
5 89 (8.44%) PL/SQL
6 88 (8.35%) Python
7 53 (5.03%) VB.NET
8 52 (4.93%) C++
9 40 (3.80%) PowerShell
10 30 (2.85%) Scala
11 27 (2.56%) VBA
12 26 (2.47%) R
13 25 (2.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 22 (2.09%) Java 8
14 22 (2.09%) VB
15 19 (1.80%) Objective-C
16 18 (1.71%) PHP
17 11 (1.04%) C
17 11 (1.04%) VBScript
18 10 (0.95%) VB6
Qualifications
1 140 (13.28%) Degree
2 36 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (3.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 27 (2.56%) Master's Degree
4 27 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 25 (2.37%) DBS Check
6 20 (1.90%) BC Cleared
6 20 (1.90%) MCP
7 18 (1.71%) MCPD
8 9 (0.85%) MCSE
9 8 (0.76%) CCNP
9 8 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (0.76%) MCSA
10 7 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
10 7 (0.66%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.57%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.47%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.47%) MCDBA
13 4 (0.38%) CCNA
13 4 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.42%) QA
2 23 (2.18%) GDPR
3 17 (1.61%) SLA
4 16 (1.52%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.47%) PMO
6 4 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.19%) IFRS
8 2 (0.19%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.095%) SEPA
System Software
1 72 (6.83%) Docker
2 57 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 27 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 25 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.66%) Apache Flume
6 6 (0.57%) HDFS
7 4 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.28%) KVM
8 3 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.28%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.28%) XenServer
9 2 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.19%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.19%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.19%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.19%) vSphere
9 2 (0.19%) Xen
9 2 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (2.75%) Kubernetes
2 21 (1.99%) SCCM
3 14 (1.33%) Puppet
4 10 (0.95%) Oozie
5 5 (0.47%) SCOM
5 5 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (0.47%) TeamSite
6 4 (0.38%) Ansible
6 4 (0.38%) Data Guard
6 4 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.38%) logstash
6 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.38%) WSUS
7 3 (0.28%) Grafana
7 3 (0.28%) Kibana
8 2 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.19%) Control-M
8 2 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 424 (40.23%) Microsoft
2 151 (14.33%) Oracle
3 72 (6.83%) Tableau
4 34 (3.23%) VMware
5 27 (2.56%) Google
6 26 (2.47%) SAP
7 25 (2.37%) ForgeRock
8 24 (2.28%) Adobe
8 24 (2.28%) Xamarin
9 21 (1.99%) Cisco
10 17 (1.61%) Infor
11 16 (1.52%) Cloudera
11 16 (1.52%) Cognos
11 16 (1.52%) IBM
12 13 (1.23%) JD Edwards
12 13 (1.23%) Telerik
13 12 (1.14%) HP
14 11 (1.04%) WorldPay
15 10 (0.95%) Citrix
15 10 (0.95%) Talend