Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1,131 1,116 1,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 24.12% 22.36% 21.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.38% 40.61% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 951 1,000 1,219
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 £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £52,600
England median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -

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 2,669 2,748 3,437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 56.91% 55.06% 52.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2,182 2,398 2,859
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 £25,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +1 357 £42,500 +21.43% 57
Nottinghamshire -1 346 £40,000 - 116
Leicestershire -4 258 £40,000 - 61
Derbyshire +2 103 £40,000 +3.90% 30
Lincolnshire +1 46 £37,500 - 20
Rutland -10 5 £28,500 -32.94% 1
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 524 (46.33%) SQL Server
2 451 (39.88%) Microsoft
3 445 (39.35%) .NET
4 444 (39.26%) C#
5 396 (35.01%) Agile Software Development
6 344 (30.42%) HTML
7 325 (28.74%) JavaScript
8 289 (25.55%) CSS
9 251 (22.19%) MVC
10 244 (21.57%) ASP.NET
11 220 (19.45%) T-SQL
12 213 (18.83%) Business Intelligence
13 195 (17.24%) Finance
14 194 (17.15%) Java
15 192 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 185 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
17 180 (15.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 165 (14.59%) Oracle
19 160 (14.15%) jQuery
20 157 (13.88%) AngularJS
21 150 (13.26%) Web Services
22 146 (12.91%) Windows
23 132 (11.67%) Test Automation
24 127 (11.23%) Retail
25 120 (10.61%) Software Engineering
25 120 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
26 119 (10.52%) .NET Framework
27 118 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
28 116 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
29 114 (10.08%) ASP.NET Web API

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 79 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 44 (3.89%) Apache Spark
3 38 (3.36%) Tomcat
4 35 (3.09%) IIS
5 33 (2.92%) JBoss
6 31 (2.74%) SAS
7 24 (2.12%) SharePoint Server
8 21 (1.86%) CMS
8 21 (1.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 21 (1.86%) WebLogic
9 18 (1.59%) MS Exchange
10 17 (1.50%) K2 blackpearl
11 16 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
11 16 (1.41%) Skype for Business
12 15 (1.33%) Confluence
13 8 (0.71%) Apache
14 7 (0.62%) Liferay
14 7 (0.62%) NServiceBus
15 6 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 6 (0.53%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 50 (4.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (2.21%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (1.86%) SPSS
4 7 (0.62%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.27%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 32 (2.83%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (0.88%) NetSuite
3 8 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.44%) Infor M3
5 5 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.35%) SAP Business One
7 3 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.18%) Movex
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.18%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.088%) Infor CloudSuite
9 1 (0.088%) OPENHousing
9 1 (0.088%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.088%) Oracle iSupplier
9 1 (0.088%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 185 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (3.09%) Office 365
4 23 (2.03%) SaaS
5 20 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (1.59%) GitHub
7 14 (1.24%) IBM Cloud
8 12 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (0.53%) IaaS
11 5 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
12 4 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.35%) Azure Functions
12 4 (0.35%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.35%) Serverless
13 3 (0.27%) Boomi
13 3 (0.27%) PaaS
14 2 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.18%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.77%) SAN
2 18 (1.59%) DNS
3 15 (1.33%) SMS
4 13 (1.15%) DHCP
5 12 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (0.97%) Firewall
6 11 (0.97%) HTTP
6 11 (0.97%) NAS
6 11 (0.97%) WAN
7 10 (0.88%) Internet
7 10 (0.88%) TCP/IP
8 9 (0.80%) LAN
8 9 (0.80%) MPLS
9 7 (0.62%) BGP
9 7 (0.62%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (0.62%) L2TP
9 7 (0.62%) Network Security
9 7 (0.62%) RSVP
9 7 (0.62%) Skype
9 7 (0.62%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 524 (46.33%) SQL Server
2 192 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 180 (15.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 120 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
5 95 (8.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 86 (7.60%) Power BI
7 74 (6.54%) Relational Database
8 68 (6.01%) NoSQL
9 53 (4.69%) MySQL
10 52 (4.60%) Big Data
11 41 (3.63%) Hadoop
11 41 (3.63%) SQL Server 2016
12 38 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
13 32 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
14 31 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
15 25 (2.21%) Azure SQL Database
16 24 (2.12%) Oracle Database
17 23 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
17 23 (2.03%) QlikView
18 22 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 102 (9.02%) Git (software)
2 98 (8.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 54 (4.77%) JIRA
3 54 (4.77%) Visual Studio
4 49 (4.33%) JUnit
5 40 (3.54%) Selenium
6 36 (3.18%) Maven
7 34 (3.01%) Jenkins
7 34 (3.01%) Octopus Deploy
8 26 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 24 (2.12%) Visual Studio Team System
10 22 (1.95%) NUnit
11 15 (1.33%) Bitbucket
12 14 (1.24%) SpecFlow
12 14 (1.24%) TeamCity
13 13 (1.15%) Cucumber
13 13 (1.15%) WebDriver
14 11 (0.97%) Gradle
15 9 (0.80%) GitLab
15 9 (0.80%) Xcode
General
1 195 (17.24%) Finance
2 127 (11.23%) Retail
3 39 (3.45%) Marketing
4 38 (3.36%) Banking
5 37 (3.27%) Automotive
6 30 (2.65%) Manufacturing
7 29 (2.56%) Advertising
8 18 (1.59%) Games
9 10 (0.88%) Electronics
9 10 (0.88%) Law
10 8 (0.71%) Legal
11 7 (0.62%) Polish Language
11 7 (0.62%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.44%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.44%) Back Office
13 4 (0.35%) French Language
13 4 (0.35%) German Language
14 2 (0.18%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.18%) Publishing
15 1 (0.088%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 611 (54.02%) Developer
2 179 (15.83%) .NET Developer
3 158 (13.97%) Analyst
4 153 (13.53%) C# Developer
5 106 (9.37%) Java Developer
6 104 (9.20%) Senior Developer
7 101 (8.93%) Software Developer
8 98 (8.66%) C# .NET Developer
9 76 (6.72%) SQL Developer
10 61 (5.39%) DBA
11 56 (4.95%) Software Engineer
12 53 (4.69%) Administrator
13 49 (4.33%) Support Analyst
14 47 (4.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 45 (3.98%) SQL DBA
16 41 (3.63%) Junior
16 41 (3.63%) Lead Developer
17 38 (3.36%) Architect
18 37 (3.27%) ASP.NET Developer
19 36 (3.18%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 445 (39.35%) .NET
2 344 (30.42%) HTML
3 289 (25.55%) CSS
4 244 (21.57%) ASP.NET
5 160 (14.15%) jQuery
6 157 (13.88%) AngularJS
7 150 (13.26%) Web Services
8 119 (10.52%) .NET Framework
9 116 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 114 (10.08%) ASP.NET Web API
11 112 (9.90%) HTML5
12 97 (8.58%) Spring
13 90 (7.96%) Entity Framework
14 86 (7.60%) Ajax
15 76 (6.72%) WCF
16 75 (6.63%) XML
17 60 (5.31%) REST
18 53 (4.69%) Sass
18 53 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 51 (4.51%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 76 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (6.10%) Computer Science
3 52 (4.60%) Self-Motivation
4 50 (4.42%) Mobile App
5 36 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
6 33 (2.92%) Management Information System
7 23 (2.03%) Clustering
7 23 (2.03%) Replication
7 23 (2.03%) User Experience
8 22 (1.95%) Fintech
9 20 (1.77%) Driving Licence
10 19 (1.68%) Data Centre
11 17 (1.50%) Data Structures
11 17 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (0.88%) Client/Server
12 10 (0.88%) e-Learning
12 10 (0.88%) Fat Client
12 10 (0.88%) Public Cloud
12 10 (0.88%) Thin Client
13 9 (0.80%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 146 (12.91%) Windows
2 86 (7.60%) Linux
3 48 (4.24%) Unix
4 34 (3.01%) Windows Server
5 17 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (1.41%) Apple iOS
7 10 (0.88%) Windows 10
8 8 (0.71%) Mac OS
9 7 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.53%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.35%) Android
12 3 (0.27%) AIX
12 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.27%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.18%) Debian
13 2 (0.18%) Fedora
13 2 (0.18%) Solaris
14 1 (0.088%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (35.01%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (22.19%) MVC
3 213 (18.83%) Business Intelligence
4 132 (11.67%) Test Automation
5 120 (10.61%) Software Engineering
6 118 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
7 104 (9.20%) Scrum
8 101 (8.93%) Analytics
9 96 (8.49%) Unit Testing
10 92 (8.13%) Performance Tuning
11 81 (7.16%) TDD
12 78 (6.90%) Web Development
13 69 (6.10%) Microservices
14 67 (5.92%) OO
15 65 (5.75%) Business Analysis
15 65 (5.75%) Mentoring
16 63 (5.57%) SOA
17 62 (5.48%) ETL
18 61 (5.39%) DevOps
19 57 (5.04%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 444 (39.26%) C#
2 325 (28.74%) JavaScript
3 220 (19.45%) T-SQL
4 194 (17.15%) Java
5 81 (7.16%) PL/SQL
6 72 (6.37%) Python
7 60 (5.31%) PowerShell
8 55 (4.86%) VB.NET
9 41 (3.63%) C++
10 28 (2.48%) Scala
11 23 (2.03%) VB
12 22 (1.95%) VBA
13 21 (1.86%) Java 8
14 20 (1.77%) R
15 15 (1.33%) C
15 15 (1.33%) PHP
16 14 (1.24%) Objective-C
17 10 (0.88%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.88%) MATLAB
17 10 (0.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 93 (8.22%) Degree
2 40 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (3.18%) Security Cleared
4 29 (2.56%) DBS Check
5 24 (2.12%) BC Cleared
6 23 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 23 (2.03%) MCP
7 21 (1.86%) MCPD
8 10 (0.88%) SC Cleared
9 7 (0.62%) Master's Degree
10 6 (0.53%) CCNP
10 6 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.53%) MCSA
10 6 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
11 5 (0.44%) MCSE
12 4 (0.35%) CCNA
12 4 (0.35%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.35%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.35%) Sun Certification
13 2 (0.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.65%) QA
2 22 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 20 (1.77%) SLA
4 11 (0.97%) GDPR
5 6 (0.53%) PMO
6 5 (0.44%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.27%) WCAG
8 2 (0.18%) IFRS
8 2 (0.18%) IFRS 9
8 2 (0.18%) TickIT
9 1 (0.088%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (4.16%) Docker
2 41 (3.63%) Active Directory
3 28 (2.48%) Hyper-V
4 24 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.80%) ISA Server
6 6 (0.53%) BitLocker
6 6 (0.53%) Firmware
7 5 (0.44%) HDFS
7 5 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.27%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.27%) Snort
8 3 (0.27%) XenServer
9 2 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.18%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.18%) KVM
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.18%) vSphere
9 2 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (2.12%) SCCM
2 14 (1.24%) Puppet
3 11 (0.97%) SCOM
4 10 (0.88%) Oozie
5 9 (0.80%) Kubernetes
6 8 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (0.53%) TeamSite
7 6 (0.53%) WSUS
8 5 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (0.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 4 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.35%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.27%) Ansible
10 3 (0.27%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.27%) HP NNM
10 3 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.27%) Snorby
10 3 (0.27%) Suricata
10 3 (0.27%) WMI
Vendors
1 451 (39.88%) Microsoft
2 165 (14.59%) Oracle
3 55 (4.86%) Tableau
4 44 (3.89%) Google
5 36 (3.18%) SAP
6 33 (2.92%) Xamarin
7 31 (2.74%) VMware
8 21 (1.86%) Cisco
9 20 (1.77%) Cloudera
10 19 (1.68%) Adobe
10 19 (1.68%) HP
11 17 (1.50%) Infor
12 15 (1.33%) IBM
12 15 (1.33%) Remedy
13 14 (1.24%) JD Edwards
14 12 (1.06%) Telerik
15 11 (0.97%) Cognos
15 11 (0.97%) Informatica
15 11 (0.97%) MapR
15 11 (0.97%) Talend