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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 7 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 102 67 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 27.35% 20.74% 24.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.96% 41.10% 44.63%
Number of salaries quoted 97 64 100
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 249 163 242
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 66.76% 50.46% 54.50%
Number of salaries quoted 220 145 203
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for SQL.

1 91 (46.91%) .NET
2 86 (44.33%) SQL Server
3 78 (40.21%) C#
4 67 (34.54%) ASP.NET
5 65 (33.51%) MVC
6 59 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (24.74%) HTML
8 45 (23.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 45 (23.20%) CSS
9 40 (20.62%) Analytical Skills
9 40 (20.62%) JavaScript
9 40 (20.62%) Microsoft
10 39 (20.10%) T-SQL
10 39 (20.10%) Marketing
11 36 (18.56%) SAS
12 32 (16.49%) AngularJS
13 31 (15.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 31 (15.98%) .NET Framework
14 30 (15.46%) Degree
14 30 (15.46%) VB.NET
15 28 (14.43%) Finance
16 26 (13.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 25 (12.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 25 (12.89%) Business Intelligence
18 23 (11.86%) jQuery
19 20 (10.31%) OO
19 20 (10.31%) XML
20 17 (8.76%) Visual Studio
20 17 (8.76%) Windows
21 16 (8.25%) Project Management

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 36 (18.56%) SAS
2 10 (5.15%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.09%) IIS
4 3 (1.55%) CMS
5 2 (1.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (5.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (4.12%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Infor M3
2 4 (2.06%) WebTrends
3 3 (1.55%) Movex
3 3 (1.55%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.52%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.06%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.03%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (1.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.03%) Office 365
3 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.55%) Skype
1 3 (1.55%) VoIP
2 2 (1.03%) LAN
2 2 (1.03%) WAN
3 1 (0.52%) FTP
3 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (44.33%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (12.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (6.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (4.64%) MySQL
7 7 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (2.58%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.58%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.55%) DTS
11 3 (1.55%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.03%) OLTP
12 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.03%) QlikView
12 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (8.76%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.70%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Blend
4 3 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.03%) ProC
5 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.52%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.52%) NUnit
6 1 (0.52%) Selenium
General
1 39 (20.10%) Marketing
2 28 (14.43%) Finance
3 8 (4.12%) Retail
4 7 (3.61%) Back Office
5 5 (2.58%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.55%) Automotive
6 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 108 (55.67%) Developer
2 63 (32.47%) .NET Developer
3 58 (29.90%) Analyst
4 48 (24.74%) C# Developer
5 46 (23.71%) SQL Developer
6 43 (22.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 28 (14.43%) Software Developer
8 24 (12.37%) ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (11.34%) .NET Software Developer
9 22 (11.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 20 (10.31%) C# Software Developer
11 19 (9.79%) Applications Support
12 18 (9.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (7.73%) Senior Developer
14 13 (6.70%) Senior .NET Developer
14 13 (6.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 13 (6.70%) Senior C# Developer
14 13 (6.70%) Senior Software Developer
14 13 (6.70%) Senior SQL Developer
14 13 (6.70%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (46.91%) .NET
2 67 (34.54%) ASP.NET
3 48 (24.74%) HTML
4 45 (23.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 45 (23.20%) CSS
5 32 (16.49%) AngularJS
6 31 (15.98%) .NET Framework
6 31 (15.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 23 (11.86%) jQuery
8 20 (10.31%) XML
9 15 (7.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (7.73%) JSON
9 15 (7.73%) Web Services
10 14 (7.22%) Entity Framework
11 11 (5.67%) HTML5
11 11 (5.67%) RESTful
12 9 (4.64%) Spring
13 8 (4.12%) WCF
14 7 (3.61%) REST
15 6 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.62%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.73%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.22%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (6.19%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.61%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.58%) User Experience
7 4 (2.06%) EPoS
8 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.03%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.52%) AS400
9 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.52%) Fintech
9 1 (0.52%) iSeries
9 1 (0.52%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.76%) Windows
2 6 (3.09%) Linux
3 4 (2.06%) Unix
3 4 (2.06%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.03%) AIX
5 1 (0.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (33.51%) MVC
2 59 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (12.89%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (10.31%) OO
5 16 (8.25%) Line Management
5 16 (8.25%) Project Management
6 15 (7.73%) Mentoring
7 13 (6.70%) ERP
8 12 (6.19%) ITIL
8 12 (6.19%) Logistics
8 12 (6.19%) SDLC
9 11 (5.67%) IT Strategy
9 11 (5.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (5.15%) Capacity Management
10 10 (5.15%) Data Visualisation
10 10 (5.15%) E-Commerce
10 10 (5.15%) ETL
10 10 (5.15%) Kanban
10 10 (5.15%) Visualisation
11 9 (4.64%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (40.21%) C#
2 40 (20.62%) JavaScript
3 39 (20.10%) T-SQL
4 30 (15.46%) VB.NET
5 15 (7.73%) Java
6 11 (5.67%) PHP
7 7 (3.61%) VB
8 6 (3.09%) C
8 6 (3.09%) R
9 4 (2.06%) VBA
10 3 (1.55%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.55%) XAML
11 2 (1.03%) C++
11 2 (1.03%) Python
11 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.03%) VB6
12 1 (0.52%) COBOL
12 1 (0.52%) Delphi
12 1 (0.52%) Go
12 1 (0.52%) RPG
Qualifications
1 30 (15.46%) Degree
2 5 (2.58%) MCTS
2 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.64%) SLA
2 6 (3.09%) QA
3 2 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.52%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (2.58%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 40 (20.62%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.22%) Tableau
3 12 (6.19%) Oracle
3 12 (6.19%) Xamarin
4 5 (2.58%) Infor
4 5 (2.58%) Twitter
5 4 (2.06%) Brio
5 4 (2.06%) Cognizant
5 4 (2.06%) Cognos
5 4 (2.06%) Coremetrics
5 4 (2.06%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (2.06%) Omniture
6 3 (1.55%) Telerik
7 2 (1.03%) Citrix
7 2 (1.03%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.03%) Retek
8 1 (0.52%) IBM
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.52%) Sage
8 1 (0.52%) VMware
Leicester
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 50k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
ECOM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Next
Salary: Completive salary and benefits package including relocation package
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago