Period
to 22 March 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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 977 1,228 1,402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 23.43% 23.14% 23.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.31% 37.21% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 811 1,105 1,224
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

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 2,365 3,300 3,373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 56.71% 62.19% 56.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,790 2,888 2,846
East Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,875
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £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 22 March 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 22 March 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
Leicestershire -2 299 £40,000 +6.67% 65
Nottinghamshire +2 285 £42,500 +6.25% 87
Northamptonshire 0 215 £38,500 - 54
Derbyshire +2 121 £37,500 +7.14% 41
Lincolnshire +8 38 £37,500 - 25
Rutland -4 7 £32,500 -18.75%
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 376 (38.49%) SQL Server
2 353 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
3 342 (35.01%) C#
4 317 (32.45%) .NET
5 315 (32.24%) Microsoft
6 305 (31.22%) JavaScript
7 255 (26.10%) HTML
8 204 (20.88%) Java
9 193 (19.75%) CSS
10 188 (19.24%) Business Intelligence
11 179 (18.32%) Microsoft Azure
12 171 (17.50%) Degree
13 156 (15.97%) Windows
13 156 (15.97%) MVC
13 156 (15.97%) Finance
14 153 (15.66%) ASP.NET
15 152 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 139 (14.23%) AngularJS
17 138 (14.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 136 (13.92%) Oracle
19 127 (13.00%) Retail
20 121 (12.38%) T-SQL
21 118 (12.08%) Analytical Skills
22 117 (11.98%) Web Services
23 112 (11.46%) Linux
23 112 (11.46%) Problem-Solving
24 110 (11.26%) Computer Science
25 106 (10.85%) Amazon AWS
26 103 (10.54%) Data Warehouse
26 103 (10.54%) 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 49 (5.02%) SAS
2 41 (4.20%) SharePoint
3 32 (3.28%) Apache Spark
4 21 (2.15%) Tomcat
5 20 (2.05%) MS Exchange
6 19 (1.94%) IIS
7 17 (1.74%) NServiceBus
8 16 (1.64%) Umbraco
9 14 (1.43%) JBoss
10 11 (1.13%) WebSphere
11 8 (0.82%) MQSeries
12 7 (0.72%) Confluence
13 6 (0.61%) CMS
13 6 (0.61%) WebLogic
13 6 (0.61%) WildFly
14 5 (0.51%) Skype for Business
15 4 (0.41%) CICS
15 4 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
16 3 (0.31%) Apache
16 3 (0.31%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 50 (5.12%) Microsoft Office
2 48 (4.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.61%) SPSS
6 4 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.20%) HipChat
7 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.20%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.10%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (2.66%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (1.02%) Movex
4 6 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.41%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.31%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.31%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.20%) Magento
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.10%) JDE World
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.10%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.10%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 179 (18.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 106 (10.85%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (5.02%) Office 365
4 17 (1.74%) SaaS
5 11 (1.13%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (0.72%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.72%) Serverless
7 6 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.41%) Amazon Glacier
9 4 (0.41%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.41%) Azure Functions
9 4 (0.41%) npm
9 4 (0.41%) Sage Pay
9 4 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.07%) SAN
2 23 (2.35%) VoIP
3 18 (1.84%) Firewall
4 12 (1.23%) VPN
5 11 (1.13%) Skype
6 10 (1.02%) WAN
7 9 (0.92%) LAN
8 8 (0.82%) MPLS
9 7 (0.72%) Internet
9 7 (0.72%) NAS
10 6 (0.61%) DNS
10 6 (0.61%) Ethernet
11 5 (0.51%) SMS
11 5 (0.51%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.41%) Wireless
13 3 (0.31%) DHCP
13 3 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
13 3 (0.31%) SSL
14 2 (0.20%) ADSL
14 2 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 376 (38.49%) SQL Server
2 152 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 138 (14.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 103 (10.54%) Data Warehouse
5 97 (9.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 73 (7.47%) Power BI
7 61 (6.24%) Big Data
8 49 (5.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 48 (4.91%) Hadoop
10 38 (3.89%) Relational Database
11 35 (3.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 32 (3.28%) QlikView
12 32 (3.28%) SQL Server 2016
13 31 (3.17%) NoSQL
13 31 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
14 29 (2.97%) MySQL
15 28 (2.87%) Oracle Database
15 28 (2.87%) Oracle Reports
16 25 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
17 23 (2.35%) HBase
Development Applications
1 91 (9.31%) Git (software)
2 82 (8.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 79 (8.09%) Visual Studio
4 44 (4.50%) JIRA
5 31 (3.17%) Jenkins
5 31 (3.17%) Maven
6 26 (2.66%) Oracle APEX
7 25 (2.56%) Subversion
8 22 (2.25%) Gradle
9 20 (2.05%) JUnit
10 17 (1.74%) Selenium
11 14 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
12 13 (1.33%) GitLab
12 13 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
13 12 (1.23%) Bitbucket
14 11 (1.13%) gulp
14 11 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
15 9 (0.92%) webpack
16 8 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (0.82%) Cucumber
General
1 156 (15.97%) Finance
2 127 (13.00%) Retail
3 71 (7.27%) Marketing
4 18 (1.84%) Banking
5 15 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 9 (0.92%) Billing
7 7 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (0.61%) Aerospace
8 6 (0.61%) Games
9 5 (0.51%) Automotive
10 3 (0.31%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.31%) Front Office
11 2 (0.20%) Advertising
11 2 (0.20%) Electronics
11 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.20%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.10%) Law
12 1 (0.10%) Legal
12 1 (0.10%) Local Government
12 1 (0.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 630 (64.48%) Developer
2 151 (15.46%) C# Developer
3 139 (14.23%) .NET Developer
4 137 (14.02%) Analyst
5 118 (12.08%) Java Developer
6 111 (11.36%) Senior Developer
7 109 (11.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 99 (10.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 70 (7.16%) Software Developer
10 69 (7.06%) SQL Developer
11 53 (5.42%) Junior
12 50 (5.12%) Lead Developer
13 43 (4.40%) Web Developer
14 40 (4.09%) Junior Developer
14 40 (4.09%) Support Analyst
15 32 (3.28%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
15 32 (3.28%) Senior C# Developer
16 31 (3.17%) Data Analyst
16 31 (3.17%) DBA
17 30 (3.07%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (32.45%) .NET
2 255 (26.10%) HTML
3 193 (19.75%) CSS
4 153 (15.66%) ASP.NET
5 139 (14.23%) AngularJS
6 117 (11.98%) Web Services
7 97 (9.93%) HTML5
7 97 (9.93%) Spring
8 94 (9.62%) REST
9 79 (8.09%) jQuery
10 74 (7.57%) .NET Framework
11 64 (6.55%) Node.js
12 62 (6.35%) J2EE
13 60 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC
14 58 (5.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 56 (5.73%) XML
16 54 (5.53%) SOAP
17 53 (5.42%) ASP.NET Web API
18 51 (5.22%) Hibernate
19 46 (4.71%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 118 (12.08%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (10.54%) Self-Motivation
3 59 (6.04%) Greenfield Project
4 44 (4.50%) Public Cloud
5 40 (4.09%) Data Centre
6 36 (3.68%) Virtual Team
7 29 (2.97%) Mobile App
8 20 (2.05%) User Experience
9 16 (1.64%) NHS
10 15 (1.54%) Replication
11 14 (1.43%) Fintech
12 12 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
12 12 (1.23%) Mainframe
13 11 (1.13%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.13%) iPad
14 10 (1.02%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.92%) Robotics
16 7 (0.72%) Data Structures
17 6 (0.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 156 (15.97%) Windows
2 112 (11.46%) Linux
3 50 (5.12%) Windows Server
4 34 (3.48%) Unix
5 18 (1.84%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.23%) AIX
7 10 (1.02%) Windows 10
7 10 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.72%) Android
10 5 (0.51%) Solaris
11 4 (0.41%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.41%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.10%) CentOS
13 1 (0.10%) FreeRTOS
13 1 (0.10%) HPUX
13 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.10%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (19.24%) Business Intelligence
3 156 (15.97%) MVC
4 112 (11.46%) Problem-Solving
5 110 (11.26%) Computer Science
6 94 (9.62%) Analytics
7 93 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 90 (9.21%) Scrum
9 88 (9.01%) Visualisation
10 72 (7.37%) CRM
10 72 (7.37%) Web Development
11 69 (7.06%) Software Engineering
11 69 (7.06%) Test Automation
12 68 (6.96%) Microservices
13 66 (6.76%) OO
14 65 (6.65%) ETL
15 63 (6.45%) ITIL
15 63 (6.45%) TDD
16 58 (5.94%) ERP
17 57 (5.83%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 342 (35.01%) C#
2 305 (31.22%) JavaScript
3 204 (20.88%) Java
4 121 (12.38%) T-SQL
5 79 (8.09%) Python
6 75 (7.68%) PL/SQL
7 56 (5.73%) C++
8 51 (5.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 40 (4.09%) VBScript
10 38 (3.89%) PowerShell
11 35 (3.58%) R
12 27 (2.76%) VB
12 27 (2.76%) VBA
13 25 (2.56%) VB.NET
14 22 (2.25%) PHP
15 17 (1.74%) Java 8
16 16 (1.64%) Scala
16 16 (1.64%) TypeScript
17 14 (1.43%) Objective-C
18 13 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 171 (17.50%) Degree
2 44 (4.50%) Master's Degree
3 41 (4.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.74%) MCSE
6 16 (1.64%) MCSA
7 11 (1.13%) CCNP
7 11 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (0.92%) ISTQB
8 9 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (0.82%) MCDBA
9 8 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (0.72%) Security Cleared
11 6 (0.61%) CCNA
11 6 (0.61%) ISEB
11 6 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
11 6 (0.61%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.51%) HNC
12 5 (0.51%) HND
12 5 (0.51%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.48%) QA
2 26 (2.66%) GDPR
3 21 (2.15%) SLA
4 15 (1.54%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.31%) HL7
7 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.10%) MISRA
8 1 (0.10%) PMO
8 1 (0.10%) SEPA
System Software
1 83 (8.50%) Active Directory
2 80 (8.19%) Docker
3 38 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (2.46%) Hyper-V
5 14 (1.43%) Terminal Services
6 9 (0.92%) HDFS
7 8 (0.82%) Apache Flume
7 8 (0.82%) XenServer
8 5 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.31%) vSphere
10 3 (0.31%) XenApp
11 2 (0.20%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle Clusterware
11 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.10%) KVM
12 1 (0.10%) pfSense
12 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 43 (4.40%) Kubernetes
2 12 (1.23%) SCCM
3 11 (1.13%) Control-M
4 7 (0.72%) Oozie
4 7 (0.72%) Puppet
5 5 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.41%) Data Guard
6 4 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.41%) Kibana
6 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.31%) logstash
8 2 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.20%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.20%) vMotion
8 2 (0.20%) WSUS
9 1 (0.10%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.10%) WMI
Vendors
1 315 (32.24%) Microsoft
2 136 (13.92%) Oracle
3 60 (6.14%) Tableau
4 50 (5.12%) VMware
5 36 (3.68%) ForgeRock
6 24 (2.46%) Adobe
6 24 (2.46%) SAP
7 22 (2.25%) Cisco
7 22 (2.25%) IBM
8 18 (1.84%) Xamarin
9 16 (1.64%) Citrix
9 16 (1.64%) Google
10 14 (1.43%) JD Edwards
11 11 (1.13%) WorldPay
12 10 (1.02%) Infor
13 9 (0.92%) Cognos
13 9 (0.92%) Twitter
14 7 (0.72%) Genesys
14 7 (0.72%) Telerik
15 6 (0.61%) Barracuda Networks