Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1,254 1,372 1,518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 23.62% 23.27% 23.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.20% 41.82% 43.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,115 1,204 1,327
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £54,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 3,283 3,281 3,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 61.85% 55.65% 54.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,864 2,787 2,932
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% -1.28%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £53,750
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 19 April 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 19 April 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
Nottinghamshire -4 373 £40,000 +3.90% 95
Leicestershire -1 334 £39,500 -1.25% 56
Northamptonshire -1 293 £40,000 - 56
Derbyshire +3 153 £35,000 -12.50% 21
Lincolnshire +9 51 £35,000 +16.67% 13
Rutland - 1 £40,000 -
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 552 (44.02%) SQL Server
2 495 (39.47%) .NET
3 482 (38.44%) C#
4 464 (37.00%) Microsoft
5 418 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 387 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
7 365 (29.11%) HTML
8 351 (27.99%) CSS
9 288 (22.97%) ASP.NET
10 268 (21.37%) MVC
11 217 (17.30%) Windows
12 213 (16.99%) jQuery
13 206 (16.43%) Oracle
14 201 (16.03%) Microsoft Azure
15 197 (15.71%) Java
16 188 (14.99%) T-SQL
17 164 (13.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 152 (12.12%) Finance
19 149 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
19 149 (11.88%) Degree
20 147 (11.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 141 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
22 138 (11.00%) Problem-Solving
23 132 (10.53%) OO
24 130 (10.37%) Web Services
25 127 (10.13%) AngularJS
26 126 (10.05%) Retail
27 121 (9.65%) .NET Framework
28 116 (9.25%) Scrum
29 111 (8.85%) 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 80 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.79%) SAS
3 31 (2.47%) IIS
4 27 (2.15%) MS Exchange
5 25 (1.99%) Tomcat
6 23 (1.83%) JBoss
7 21 (1.67%) Apache Spark
8 19 (1.52%) Skype for Business
9 17 (1.36%) MQSeries
10 16 (1.28%) CMS
11 15 (1.20%) Confluence
11 15 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
12 14 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (1.04%) K2 blackpearl
13 13 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
14 11 (0.88%) WebLogic
15 10 (0.80%) Umbraco
15 10 (0.80%) WebSphere
16 9 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 9 (0.72%) WildFly
Applications
1 75 (5.98%) Microsoft Office
2 48 (3.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.24%) SPSS
5 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.16%) InDesign
5 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.080%) Abaqus
6 1 (0.080%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 36 (2.87%) Dynamics AX
2 18 (1.44%) NetSuite
3 17 (1.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.48%) SAP Business One
6 4 (0.32%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 3 (0.24%) Epicor Tropos
7 3 (0.24%) Infor CloudSuite
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.16%) PlanetPress Connect
9 1 (0.080%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.080%) Magento
9 1 (0.080%) OpenCart
9 1 (0.080%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.080%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 201 (16.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 99 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (2.23%) Office 365
4 24 (1.91%) GitHub
5 19 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
6 18 (1.44%) SaaS
7 10 (0.80%) IaaS
8 9 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (0.72%) PaaS
9 5 (0.40%) Bluemix
9 5 (0.40%) IBM Cloud
10 3 (0.24%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.16%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.16%) Azure Machine Learning
11 2 (0.16%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.91%) Firewall
2 17 (1.36%) LAN
2 17 (1.36%) WAN
3 16 (1.28%) SAN
4 14 (1.12%) DNS
5 11 (0.88%) DHCP
5 11 (0.88%) Internet
6 8 (0.64%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.64%) VoIP
7 7 (0.56%) WLAN
8 6 (0.48%) NAS
8 6 (0.48%) SMS
9 4 (0.32%) Network Security
9 4 (0.32%) Skype
9 4 (0.32%) VLAN
9 4 (0.32%) VPN
10 3 (0.24%) SSL
10 3 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 552 (44.02%) SQL Server
2 164 (13.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 147 (11.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 102 (8.13%) Data Warehouse
5 84 (6.70%) MySQL
6 82 (6.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 66 (5.26%) Relational Database
8 55 (4.39%) Power BI
9 53 (4.23%) NoSQL
10 48 (3.83%) Oracle Database
10 48 (3.83%) PostgreSQL
11 46 (3.67%) MongoDB
12 39 (3.11%) SQL Server 2016
13 38 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
14 35 (2.79%) Big Data
15 33 (2.63%) Hadoop
16 29 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
17 27 (2.15%) RDBMS
18 21 (1.67%) Data Mining
18 21 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 79 (6.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 68 (5.42%) Visual Studio
3 62 (4.94%) Git (software)
4 43 (3.43%) Jenkins
5 42 (3.35%) JIRA
6 41 (3.27%) Selenium
7 40 (3.19%) Octopus Deploy
8 30 (2.39%) Subversion
9 29 (2.31%) Maven
10 28 (2.23%) Bitbucket
11 23 (1.83%) JUnit
12 22 (1.75%) TeamCity
13 16 (1.28%) NUnit
14 15 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 13 (1.04%) MSTest
16 12 (0.96%) WebDriver
17 8 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
18 6 (0.48%) Cucumber
18 6 (0.48%) SoapUI
19 5 (0.40%) Artifactory
General
1 152 (12.12%) Finance
2 126 (10.05%) Retail
3 56 (4.47%) Manufacturing
4 51 (4.07%) Marketing
5 38 (3.03%) Advertising
6 30 (2.39%) Law
7 27 (2.15%) Banking
8 15 (1.20%) Games
9 14 (1.12%) Automotive
10 13 (1.04%) Legal
11 10 (0.80%) Back Office
12 8 (0.64%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.56%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.48%) Telecoms
15 5 (0.40%) Electronics
16 3 (0.24%) Billing
16 3 (0.24%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
17 2 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 603 (48.09%) Developer
2 238 (18.98%) .NET Developer
3 235 (18.74%) Analyst
4 126 (10.05%) C# Developer
5 105 (8.37%) Software Developer
6 101 (8.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 101 (8.05%) Senior Developer
7 97 (7.74%) DBA
7 97 (7.74%) Support Analyst
8 75 (5.98%) SQL Developer
9 71 (5.66%) Java Developer
10 65 (5.18%) SQL DBA
11 63 (5.02%) Administrator
12 61 (4.86%) Applications Support
13 54 (4.31%) Applications Developer
14 48 (3.83%) Web Developer
15 46 (3.67%) Applications Support Analyst
15 46 (3.67%) JavaScript Developer
15 46 (3.67%) Software Engineer
16 45 (3.59%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 495 (39.47%) .NET
2 365 (29.11%) HTML
3 351 (27.99%) CSS
4 288 (22.97%) ASP.NET
5 213 (16.99%) jQuery
6 130 (10.37%) Web Services
7 127 (10.13%) AngularJS
8 121 (9.65%) .NET Framework
9 106 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 98 (7.81%) XML
11 96 (7.66%) HTML5
12 85 (6.78%) Entity Framework
13 80 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 62 (4.94%) ASP.NET Web API
15 60 (4.78%) WCF
16 58 (4.63%) JSON
17 57 (4.55%) Ajax
18 55 (4.39%) RESTful
19 53 (4.23%) Spring
20 50 (3.99%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 141 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (6.86%) Computer Science
3 63 (5.02%) Mobile App
4 54 (4.31%) Replication
5 46 (3.67%) Clustering
6 43 (3.43%) Greenfield Project
7 37 (2.95%) Self-Motivation
8 31 (2.47%) Algorithms
9 28 (2.23%) NHS
10 23 (1.83%) Data Structures
11 21 (1.67%) Fintech
12 19 (1.52%) User Experience
13 18 (1.44%) Management Information System
14 16 (1.28%) Data Centre
15 8 (0.64%) Mobile Payment
16 7 (0.56%) Mainframe
16 7 (0.56%) Renewable Energy
16 7 (0.56%) SWIFT
17 6 (0.48%) Credit Risk
17 6 (0.48%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 217 (17.30%) Windows
2 100 (7.97%) Linux
3 83 (6.62%) Windows Server
4 45 (3.59%) Windows 7
5 41 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (2.87%) Windows 8
7 32 (2.55%) Unix
7 32 (2.55%) Windows 10
8 23 (1.83%) Android
9 22 (1.75%) Apple iOS
10 14 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.32%) AIX
13 4 (0.32%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.24%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.24%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.24%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.080%) CentOS
15 1 (0.080%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (21.37%) MVC
3 149 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
4 138 (11.00%) Problem-Solving
5 132 (10.53%) OO
6 116 (9.25%) Scrum
7 111 (8.85%) Test Automation
8 105 (8.37%) Software Engineering
9 97 (7.74%) Web Development
10 90 (7.18%) TDD
11 86 (6.86%) Performance Tuning
12 81 (6.46%) SDLC
13 74 (5.90%) ERP
14 70 (5.58%) Unit Testing
15 65 (5.18%) ITIL
16 61 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
17 58 (4.63%) BDD
18 57 (4.55%) ETL
19 56 (4.47%) OOP
20 52 (4.15%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 482 (38.44%) C#
2 418 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 197 (15.71%) Java
4 188 (14.99%) T-SQL
5 95 (7.58%) PL/SQL
6 82 (6.54%) Python
7 78 (6.22%) PowerShell
8 64 (5.10%) VB.NET
9 60 (4.78%) PHP
10 48 (3.83%) C++
11 46 (3.67%) VB
12 31 (2.47%) Ruby
13 27 (2.15%) Bash Shell
14 19 (1.52%) Shell Script
14 19 (1.52%) VBA
15 14 (1.12%) R
15 14 (1.12%) Scala
16 13 (1.04%) VB6
17 12 (0.96%) X++
18 11 (0.88%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 149 (11.88%) Degree
2 40 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (1.67%) ISTQB
5 19 (1.52%) MCP
6 18 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 18 (1.44%) MCPD
7 14 (1.12%) Sun Certification
8 11 (0.88%) MCSA
8 11 (0.88%) MCSE
9 10 (0.80%) Security Cleared
10 8 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.64%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.48%) MCDBA
12 4 (0.32%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (0.24%) HND
13 3 (0.24%) ISEB
14 2 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.67%) QA
2 30 (2.39%) SLA
3 27 (2.15%) Data Quality
4 21 (1.67%) PMO
5 12 (0.96%) GDPR
6 7 (0.56%) SEPA
7 6 (0.48%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.48%) TickIT
8 4 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 53 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 37 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (2.55%) Hyper-V
4 25 (1.99%) Docker
5 7 (0.56%) vSphere
6 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.32%) Time Sharing Option
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.16%) Xen
9 2 (0.16%) XenApp
9 2 (0.16%) XenServer
10 1 (0.080%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.080%) Firmware
10 1 (0.080%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.080%) Snort
Systems Management
1 23 (1.83%) SCOM
2 22 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 21 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (1.52%) Ansible
4 19 (1.52%) Puppet
5 17 (1.36%) SCCM
6 7 (0.56%) Terraform
7 6 (0.48%) Control-M
7 6 (0.48%) Data Guard
7 6 (0.48%) WSUS
8 5 (0.40%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.32%) CA Endevor
9 4 (0.32%) Cobbler
9 4 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.24%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (0.24%) WMI
11 2 (0.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 464 (37.00%) Microsoft
2 206 (16.43%) Oracle
3 69 (5.50%) Google
4 51 (4.07%) SAP
5 50 (3.99%) VMware
6 42 (3.35%) Xamarin
7 41 (3.27%) Tableau
8 19 (1.52%) Cisco
8 19 (1.52%) Epicor
8 19 (1.52%) Infor
9 17 (1.36%) Talend
10 16 (1.28%) IFS
10 16 (1.28%) Sage
11 14 (1.12%) Informatica
12 12 (0.96%) Citrix
13 11 (0.88%) JD Edwards
14 10 (0.80%) HP
15 9 (0.72%) Sencha
15 9 (0.72%) Veeam
16 8 (0.64%) Teradata