Period
to 20 July 2019

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 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 912 1,332 1,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.32% 25.91% 23.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.69% 44.34% 43.39%
Number of salaries quoted 761 1,123 1,171
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 2,298 3,004 3,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 56.24% 58.44% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,891 2,584 2,619
East Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 20 July 2019.

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 20 July 2019. 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 -1 290 £43,500 +8.75% 84
Leicestershire -2 284 £40,000 -4.76% 74
Northamptonshire -2 180 £37,500 -6.25% 49
Derbyshire +1 123 £35,000 -12.50% 42
Lincolnshire -3 25 £32,500 -13.33% 23
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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.

1 361 (39.58%) C#
2 328 (35.96%) .NET
3 304 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 301 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
5 293 (32.13%) Microsoft
6 289 (31.69%) JavaScript
7 222 (24.34%) HTML
8 187 (20.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 174 (19.08%) CSS
10 167 (18.31%) ASP.NET
11 157 (17.21%) Java
12 152 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
13 150 (16.45%) T-SQL
14 139 (15.24%) Finance
15 124 (13.60%) Windows
16 121 (13.27%) MVC
17 114 (12.50%) Oracle
18 112 (12.28%) AngularJS
19 105 (11.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 103 (11.29%) Retail
21 97 (10.64%) Degree
22 94 (10.31%) Problem-Solving
23 92 (10.09%) Scrum
24 91 (9.98%) Amazon AWS
25 89 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
26 88 (9.65%) Spring
27 86 (9.43%) Analytics
27 86 (9.43%) Unit Testing
28 85 (9.32%) Active Directory
29 82 (8.99%) Self-Motivation

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 27 (2.96%) MS Exchange
2 26 (2.85%) Apache Spark
2 26 (2.85%) IIS
2 26 (2.85%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.30%) NServiceBus
4 17 (1.86%) SAS
5 13 (1.43%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.32%) CICS
7 6 (0.66%) JBoss
7 6 (0.66%) nginx
8 5 (0.55%) Apache
8 5 (0.55%) CMS
8 5 (0.55%) Confluence
8 5 (0.55%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.33%) Appian
9 3 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.33%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.33%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.33%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 61 (6.69%) Microsoft Office
2 52 (5.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.22%) HipChat
5 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.22%) SPSS
6 1 (0.11%) Abaqus
6 1 (0.11%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.11%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 22 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
4 8 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
4 8 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (0.88%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.66%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (0.33%) Magento
7 3 (0.33%) Movex
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.33%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 187 (20.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 91 (9.98%) Amazon AWS
3 68 (7.46%) Power Platform
4 34 (3.73%) Office 365
5 22 (2.41%) SaaS
6 20 (2.19%) Dynamics 365
7 15 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.66%) Sage Pay
8 6 (0.66%) Serverless
9 5 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.55%) Azure Data Factory
9 5 (0.55%) PowerApps
10 4 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.44%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.44%) PaaS
11 3 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.33%) GitHub
11 3 (0.33%) Google Tag Manager
11 3 (0.33%) iPaaS
11 3 (0.33%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.97%) Firewall
1 18 (1.97%) SAN
2 12 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
3 10 (1.10%) DNS
3 10 (1.10%) Internet
4 9 (0.99%) DHCP
4 9 (0.99%) LAN
4 9 (0.99%) VoIP
5 8 (0.88%) WAN
6 7 (0.77%) NetScaler
6 7 (0.77%) RFID
6 7 (0.77%) VPN
7 6 (0.66%) Ethernet
7 6 (0.66%) Intranet
8 5 (0.55%) SMS
8 5 (0.55%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.44%) MPLS
9 4 (0.44%) NAS
10 3 (0.33%) ADSL
10 3 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 105 (11.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 77 (8.44%) Data Warehouse
3 77 (8.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 63 (6.91%) Power BI
5 60 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 54 (5.92%) Relational Database
7 52 (5.70%) Big Data
8 40 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 37 (4.06%) MySQL
10 30 (3.29%) Hadoop
10 30 (3.29%) MongoDB
10 30 (3.29%) NoSQL
10 30 (3.29%) Oracle Reports
10 30 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
11 25 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
12 23 (2.52%) Oracle Database
13 21 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
14 19 (2.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 80 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 67 (7.35%) Git (software)
3 66 (7.24%) Visual Studio
4 31 (3.40%) Jenkins
5 22 (2.41%) Subversion
6 20 (2.19%) JIRA
6 20 (2.19%) Selenium
7 18 (1.97%) Maven
8 17 (1.86%) Bitbucket
9 15 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
9 15 (1.64%) Visual Studio Code
10 13 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
11 12 (1.32%) JUnit
11 12 (1.32%) TeamCity
12 10 (1.10%) SoapUI
13 8 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
13 8 (0.88%) webpack
14 7 (0.77%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.77%) GitLab
15 6 (0.66%) Ant
General
1 139 (15.24%) Finance
2 103 (11.29%) Retail
3 43 (4.71%) Manufacturing
4 36 (3.95%) Marketing
5 13 (1.43%) Aerospace
5 13 (1.43%) Banking
6 12 (1.32%) Publishing
7 7 (0.77%) Games
8 6 (0.66%) Law
9 4 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.44%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.33%) Legal
10 3 (0.33%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.22%) Automotive
11 2 (0.22%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.22%) German Language
12 1 (0.11%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.11%) French Language
12 1 (0.11%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 515 (56.47%) Developer
2 152 (16.67%) Analyst
3 136 (14.91%) .NET Developer
4 126 (13.82%) C# Developer
5 107 (11.73%) Senior Developer
6 83 (9.10%) C# .NET Developer
6 83 (9.10%) Java Developer
7 79 (8.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 57 (6.25%) Software Developer
9 44 (4.82%) SQL Developer
10 40 (4.39%) Support Analyst
11 37 (4.06%) Applications Support
12 36 (3.95%) Junior
13 35 (3.84%) Software Engineer
14 34 (3.73%) Senior C# Developer
15 32 (3.51%) Lead Developer
16 31 (3.40%) Data Analyst
17 30 (3.29%) SQL Analyst
17 30 (3.29%) Support Engineer
18 29 (3.18%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (35.96%) .NET
2 222 (24.34%) HTML
3 174 (19.08%) CSS
4 167 (18.31%) ASP.NET
5 112 (12.28%) AngularJS
6 88 (9.65%) Spring
7 80 (8.77%) .NET Framework
8 77 (8.44%) Web Services
9 73 (8.00%) jQuery
10 62 (6.80%) HTML5
11 59 (6.47%) Node.js
12 57 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
13 54 (5.92%) React
13 54 (5.92%) XML
14 52 (5.70%) REST
15 51 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
16 50 (5.48%) SOAP
17 41 (4.50%) J2EE
18 37 (4.06%) .NET Core
19 35 (3.84%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 89 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (8.99%) Self-Motivation
3 56 (6.14%) Greenfield Project
4 41 (4.50%) Mobile App
5 28 (3.07%) Public Cloud
6 27 (2.96%) Virtual Team
7 25 (2.74%) Data Structures
8 24 (2.63%) EPoS
9 23 (2.52%) Data Centre
10 14 (1.54%) NHS
11 12 (1.32%) User Experience
12 11 (1.21%) Clustering
12 11 (1.21%) Driving Licence
12 11 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.21%) Robotics
13 10 (1.10%) Mainframe
13 10 (1.10%) Replication
14 8 (0.88%) Algorithms
15 7 (0.77%) Client/Server
16 6 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 124 (13.60%) Windows
2 61 (6.69%) Linux
3 36 (3.95%) Windows Server
4 18 (1.97%) Unix
4 18 (1.97%) Windows 10
5 17 (1.86%) Android
6 14 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.88%) AIX
8 6 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.33%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.22%) Solaris
11 2 (0.22%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.22%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.11%) FreeRTOS
12 1 (0.11%) HPUX
12 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.11%) SUSE
12 1 (0.11%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 121 (13.27%) MVC
4 94 (10.31%) Problem-Solving
5 92 (10.09%) Scrum
6 86 (9.43%) Analytics
6 86 (9.43%) Unit Testing
7 77 (8.44%) Software Engineering
8 71 (7.79%) SDLC
9 68 (7.46%) ITIL
10 67 (7.35%) Computer Science
11 65 (7.13%) Project Management
12 63 (6.91%) Web Development
13 62 (6.80%) DevOps
13 62 (6.80%) ERP
14 60 (6.58%) Microservices
15 59 (6.47%) Test Automation
16 54 (5.92%) CRM
17 53 (5.81%) OO
18 52 (5.70%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 361 (39.58%) C#
2 289 (31.69%) JavaScript
3 157 (17.21%) Java
4 150 (16.45%) T-SQL
5 66 (7.24%) Python
6 45 (4.93%) PL/SQL
7 33 (3.62%) VB
8 31 (3.40%) VB.NET
9 29 (3.18%) PHP
10 27 (2.96%) R
11 25 (2.74%) VBA
12 24 (2.63%) TypeScript
13 23 (2.52%) PowerShell
14 22 (2.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 20 (2.19%) C
16 18 (1.97%) VBScript
17 17 (1.86%) C++
18 12 (1.32%) COBOL
18 12 (1.32%) JCL
19 11 (1.21%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 97 (10.64%) Degree
2 26 (2.85%) Master's Degree
3 19 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 15 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (1.43%) ISEB
7 11 (1.21%) CCNP
8 9 (0.99%) MCP
9 8 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (0.88%) MCSA
9 8 (0.88%) MCSE
10 7 (0.77%) CCNA
11 6 (0.66%) HNC
11 6 (0.66%) HND
11 6 (0.66%) PMP
12 5 (0.55%) DBS Check
12 5 (0.55%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.84%) QA
2 18 (1.97%) SLA
3 17 (1.86%) Data Quality
4 14 (1.54%) GDPR
5 3 (0.33%) HL7
6 1 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) MISRA
System Software
1 85 (9.32%) Active Directory
2 55 (6.03%) Docker
3 28 (3.07%) Hyper-V
4 27 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (1.43%) Terminal Services
6 11 (1.21%) XenApp
7 8 (0.88%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.66%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 5 (0.55%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.44%) HDFS
11 3 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.22%) Firmware
12 2 (0.22%) Oracle Clusterware
12 2 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (2.96%) Kubernetes
2 11 (1.21%) Backup Exec
3 9 (0.99%) SCCM
4 6 (0.66%) Control-M
4 6 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
4 6 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (0.44%) SCOM
6 3 (0.33%) Kibana
6 3 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 2 (0.22%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle Statspack
7 2 (0.22%) vMotion
8 1 (0.11%) Ansible
8 1 (0.11%) logstash
8 1 (0.11%) Nagios
8 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 293 (32.13%) Microsoft
2 114 (12.50%) Oracle
3 39 (4.28%) Tableau
4 36 (3.95%) VMware
5 24 (2.63%) IBM
6 23 (2.52%) Citrix
7 22 (2.41%) ForgeRock
8 21 (2.30%) Google
8 21 (2.30%) SAP
9 13 (1.43%) Cisco
10 12 (1.32%) Talend
11 10 (1.10%) Databricks
11 10 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (0.99%) Informatica
13 8 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
13 8 (0.88%) Snowplow
14 6 (0.66%) JD Edwards
14 6 (0.66%) Twitter
14 6 (0.66%) Virgin Media
15 5 (0.55%) Juniper