Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 178 145 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 26.93% 25.66% 29.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.04% 43.54% 55.73%
Number of salaries quoted 166 143 247
Leicester median annual salary £40,750 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.49% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £29,976 £26,500 £24,700
90th Percentile £65,625 £49,550 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +4.05%

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 Leicester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 456 333 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 68.99% 58.94% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 379 320 416
Leicester median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,400 £23,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.67% -6.25% +6.67%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Leicester

SQL
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in Leicester.

Salary trend for SQL in Leicester

SQL
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Leicester over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Leicester

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Leicester region with a requirement for SQL.

1 107 (60.11%) SQL Server
2 97 (54.49%) .NET
3 94 (52.81%) Microsoft
4 92 (51.69%) C#
5 86 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
6 71 (39.89%) MVC
7 67 (37.64%) CSS
8 65 (36.52%) HTML
9 63 (35.39%) T-SQL
9 63 (35.39%) ASP.NET
10 58 (32.58%) jQuery
11 50 (28.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 46 (25.84%) ASP.NET MVC
13 45 (25.28%) Microsoft Azure
13 45 (25.28%) Web Services
14 43 (24.16%) JavaScript
14 43 (24.16%) .NET Framework
15 41 (23.03%) Business Intelligence
15 41 (23.03%) Test Automation
16 39 (21.91%) ASP.NET Web API
17 38 (21.35%) Ajax
18 36 (20.22%) Microservices
19 35 (19.66%) Entity Framework
20 34 (19.10%) Unit Testing
21 32 (17.98%) SOA
22 30 (16.85%) Data Warehouse
22 30 (16.85%) WCF
22 30 (16.85%) Performance Tuning
23 29 (16.29%) Retail
24 28 (15.73%) Windows

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 11 (6.18%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.49%) Confluence
3 6 (3.37%) SAS
4 2 (1.12%) Liferay
5 1 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.56%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.56%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (6.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (6.18%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.25%) Movex
3 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.12%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.56%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 45 (25.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (2.25%) Office 365
3 3 (1.69%) SaaS
4 2 (1.12%) NuGet
5 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.56%) IaaS
5 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.37%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (2.25%) SAN
3 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.12%) SMS
5 1 (0.56%) Modbus
5 1 (0.56%) WAN
5 1 (0.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (60.11%) SQL Server
2 50 (28.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (16.85%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (11.80%) Relational Database
5 20 (11.24%) Power BI
6 19 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (6.74%) Qlik Sense
7 12 (6.74%) QlikView
8 11 (6.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (5.62%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (3.93%) OLAP
10 7 (3.93%) OLAP Cube
11 4 (2.25%) Big Data
11 4 (2.25%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.69%) SAS EBI
12 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (1.12%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 27 (15.17%) JIRA
2 17 (9.55%) Visual Studio
3 16 (8.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (6.18%) Selenium
5 10 (5.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (5.06%) Bitbucket
6 9 (5.06%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (5.06%) TeamCity
7 8 (4.49%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.37%) Xcode
9 5 (2.81%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (2.25%) JUnit
10 4 (2.25%) Maven
11 2 (1.12%) Git (software)
11 2 (1.12%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.56%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.56%) Subversion
12 1 (0.56%) Travis CI
12 1 (0.56%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (16.29%) Retail
2 27 (15.17%) Automotive
3 9 (5.06%) Finance
4 8 (4.49%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.93%) Marketing
6 3 (1.69%) Advertising
7 2 (1.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 109 (61.24%) Developer
2 31 (17.42%) C# Developer
3 30 (16.85%) .NET Developer
4 26 (14.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 22 (12.36%) Analyst
6 18 (10.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (10.11%) Senior Developer
7 17 (9.55%) Software Developer
7 17 (9.55%) Software Engineer
8 10 (5.62%) Architect
8 10 (5.62%) Java Developer
8 10 (5.62%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (5.06%) Lead Developer
9 9 (5.06%) SSRS Developer
10 8 (4.49%) Automation Tester
10 8 (4.49%) Business Developer
10 8 (4.49%) Junior
10 8 (4.49%) Support Analyst
10 8 (4.49%) Tester
11 7 (3.93%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (54.49%) .NET
2 67 (37.64%) CSS
3 65 (36.52%) HTML
4 63 (35.39%) ASP.NET
5 58 (32.58%) jQuery
6 46 (25.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 45 (25.28%) Web Services
8 43 (24.16%) .NET Framework
9 39 (21.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 38 (21.35%) Ajax
11 35 (19.66%) Entity Framework
12 30 (16.85%) WCF
13 27 (15.17%) AngularJS
13 27 (15.17%) ASP.NET Core
13 27 (15.17%) Sass
14 19 (10.67%) XML
15 17 (9.55%) RESTful
16 13 (7.30%) HTML5
17 12 (6.74%) REST
18 11 (6.18%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.17%) Mobile App
2 22 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.62%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.06%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.06%) e-Learning
5 8 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.93%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.25%) CMDB
9 3 (1.69%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.12%) Social Network
10 2 (1.12%) User Experience
11 1 (0.56%) Blog
11 1 (0.56%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.73%) Windows
2 9 (5.06%) Windows Server
3 7 (3.93%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.25%) Linux
5 3 (1.69%) Unix
5 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (39.89%) MVC
3 41 (23.03%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (23.03%) Test Automation
4 36 (20.22%) Microservices
5 34 (19.10%) Unit Testing
6 32 (17.98%) SOA
7 30 (16.85%) Performance Tuning
8 27 (15.17%) Mobile Application Development
8 27 (15.17%) Scrum
9 21 (11.80%) Analytics
10 19 (10.67%) Business Analysis
10 19 (10.67%) OO
10 19 (10.67%) Software Engineering
10 19 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (10.11%) Visualisation
12 17 (9.55%) ERP
12 17 (9.55%) IT Strategy
12 17 (9.55%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (8.99%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (51.69%) C#
2 63 (35.39%) T-SQL
3 43 (24.16%) JavaScript
4 15 (8.43%) Java
4 15 (8.43%) VB.NET
5 10 (5.62%) VBA
6 8 (4.49%) C++
6 8 (4.49%) Python
7 6 (3.37%) Objective-C
8 5 (2.81%) C
9 4 (2.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (1.69%) VB
10 3 (1.69%) VB6
11 2 (1.12%) PHP
11 2 (1.12%) R
11 2 (1.12%) XAML
12 1 (0.56%) Java 8
12 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (10.11%) Degree
2 10 (5.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.56%) MCP
4 1 (0.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.81%) Data Quality
1 5 (2.81%) GDPR
1 5 (2.81%) SLA
2 4 (2.25%) QA
2 4 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.56%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 94 (52.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.18%) Oracle
3 10 (5.62%) Xamarin
4 8 (4.49%) Cognos
5 7 (3.93%) Atlassian
5 7 (3.93%) Google
5 7 (3.93%) IBM
5 7 (3.93%) Twitter
6 6 (3.37%) JD Edwards
7 5 (2.81%) Infor
7 5 (2.81%) VMware
8 4 (2.25%) SAP
8 4 (2.25%) Tableau
9 2 (1.12%) Adobe
9 2 (1.12%) Birst
10 1 (0.56%) HP
10 1 (0.56%) OpenText
10 1 (0.56%) RedGate
10 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.56%) Siemens