Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 199 124 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 31.24% 22.71% 28.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.42% 38.87% 58.66%
Number of salaries quoted 187 121 230
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £29,200 £22,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

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 411 319 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 64.52% 58.42% 48.56%
Number of salaries quoted 378 305 365
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -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 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 119 (59.80%) .NET
2 113 (56.78%) C#
3 111 (55.78%) SQL Server
4 101 (50.75%) HTML
5 100 (50.25%) MVC
5 100 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (49.75%) ASP.NET
6 99 (49.75%) CSS
7 93 (46.73%) Microsoft
8 79 (39.70%) jQuery
9 76 (38.19%) T-SQL
9 76 (38.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 67 (33.67%) .NET Framework
11 59 (29.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 59 (29.65%) Entity Framework
12 57 (28.64%) JavaScript
13 56 (28.14%) Web Services
14 53 (26.63%) Test Automation
15 52 (26.13%) Ajax
16 51 (25.63%) WCF
16 51 (25.63%) ASP.NET Web API
17 46 (23.12%) Microsoft Azure
18 45 (22.61%) Performance Tuning
18 45 (22.61%) Unit Testing
19 43 (21.61%) Microservices
20 42 (21.11%) SOA
21 38 (19.10%) Automotive
21 38 (19.10%) Sass
21 38 (19.10%) Mobile App
21 38 (19.10%) Mobile Application Development

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 17 (8.54%) Confluence
2 6 (3.02%) SAS
2 6 (3.02%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.51%) CICS
3 3 (1.51%) IIS
4 1 (0.50%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (4.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.51%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.50%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.50%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 46 (23.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.51%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) GitHub
3 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.50%) IaaS
3 1 (0.50%) NuGet
3 1 (0.50%) Office 365
3 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.52%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.51%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.01%) SMS
4 1 (0.50%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.50%) Internet
4 1 (0.50%) Modbus
4 1 (0.50%) WAN
4 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (55.78%) SQL Server
2 59 (29.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (11.56%) Power BI
4 17 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (8.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (6.03%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.52%) Qlik Sense
7 7 (3.52%) QlikView
8 6 (3.02%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.51%) DB2
11 3 (1.51%) OLAP
11 3 (1.51%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.01%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.01%) MySQL
12 2 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.01%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (18.59%) JIRA
2 22 (11.06%) Bitbucket
3 18 (9.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 18 (9.05%) Octopus Deploy
3 18 (9.05%) TeamCity
4 12 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (6.03%) Visual Studio
5 11 (5.53%) Selenium
6 8 (4.02%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.51%) Xcode
8 4 (2.01%) JUnit
8 4 (2.01%) Maven
8 4 (2.01%) TestRail
9 2 (1.01%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.50%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.50%) Subversion
10 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (19.10%) Automotive
2 36 (18.09%) Retail
3 22 (11.06%) Finance
4 7 (3.52%) Advertising
4 7 (3.52%) Marketing
5 4 (2.01%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 108 (54.27%) Developer
2 45 (22.61%) .NET Developer
3 30 (15.08%) Analyst
4 27 (13.57%) C# Developer
5 23 (11.56%) Senior Developer
6 22 (11.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (9.05%) Senior .NET Developer
8 17 (8.54%) Software Engineer
9 16 (8.04%) Software Developer
10 15 (7.54%) Lead Developer
11 14 (7.04%) Architect
12 11 (5.53%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (5.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 9 (4.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (4.52%) Java Developer
14 9 (4.52%) Junior
15 8 (4.02%) Administrator
15 8 (4.02%) Applications Support
15 8 (4.02%) Automation Tester
15 8 (4.02%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (59.80%) .NET
2 101 (50.75%) HTML
3 99 (49.75%) ASP.NET
3 99 (49.75%) CSS
4 79 (39.70%) jQuery
5 76 (38.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 67 (33.67%) .NET Framework
7 59 (29.65%) Entity Framework
8 56 (28.14%) Web Services
9 52 (26.13%) Ajax
10 51 (25.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 51 (25.63%) WCF
11 38 (19.10%) ASP.NET Core
11 38 (19.10%) Sass
12 26 (13.07%) XML
13 25 (12.56%) AngularJS
14 13 (6.53%) HTML5
15 12 (6.03%) RESTful
15 12 (6.03%) Spring
16 10 (5.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 38 (19.10%) Mobile App
2 15 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.52%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.52%) e-Learning
4 8 (4.02%) Social Network
5 6 (3.02%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (3.02%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.51%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.51%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.51%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.01%) CMDB
8 2 (1.01%) User Experience
9 1 (0.50%) Blog
9 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.50%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.08%) Windows
2 7 (3.52%) Apple iOS
2 7 (3.52%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.51%) Linux
4 3 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.01%) Android
5 2 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
1 100 (50.25%) MVC
2 53 (26.63%) Test Automation
3 45 (22.61%) Performance Tuning
3 45 (22.61%) Unit Testing
4 43 (21.61%) Microservices
5 42 (21.11%) SOA
6 38 (19.10%) Mobile Application Development
7 33 (16.58%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (13.57%) OO
9 22 (11.06%) Line Management
10 21 (10.55%) Software Engineering
11 19 (9.55%) Scrum
12 16 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (8.04%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (8.04%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (7.54%) Web Development
14 14 (7.04%) Analytics
15 13 (6.53%) Data Analysis
15 13 (6.53%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 113 (56.78%) C#
2 76 (38.19%) T-SQL
3 57 (28.64%) JavaScript
4 17 (8.54%) Java
5 14 (7.04%) VB.NET
6 8 (4.02%) XAML
7 6 (3.02%) VBA
8 5 (2.51%) C++
8 5 (2.51%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.01%) Python
10 3 (1.51%) COBOL
10 3 (1.51%) JCL
10 3 (1.51%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.51%) REXX
10 3 (1.51%) SELCOPY
10 3 (1.51%) VB
11 2 (1.01%) C
11 2 (1.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.01%) PHP
11 2 (1.01%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (7.04%) Degree
2 9 (4.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.51%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.51%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.50%) MCP
5 1 (0.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.02%) SLA
2 7 (3.52%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.51%) GDPR
4 2 (1.01%) QA
5 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.50%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (1.51%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.01%) Docker
3 1 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.51%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 93 (46.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.03%) Google
2 12 (6.03%) Oracle
3 10 (5.03%) IBM
4 7 (3.52%) Atlassian
4 7 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (3.02%) Twitter
6 5 (2.51%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.51%) Cognos
7 3 (1.51%) SAP
7 3 (1.51%) Syncsort
8 2 (1.01%) Tableau
9 1 (0.50%) Adobe
9 1 (0.50%) Atmel
9 1 (0.50%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.50%) Coremetrics
9 1 (0.50%) Infor
9 1 (0.50%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.50%) Siemens
9 1 (0.50%) VMware