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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 4 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 177 211 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 30.20% 26.54% 22.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.23% 42.37% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 172 206 200
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - +4.58%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £56,125 £50,625 £57,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,375 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -9.06% +6.67% -3.85%

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 367 498 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 62.63% 62.64% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 347 467 393
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -8.54% +2.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £55,500 £48,750 £58,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +3.90%

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 85 (48.02%) SQL Server
2 84 (47.46%) C#
3 83 (46.89%) .NET
4 76 (42.94%) JavaScript
5 72 (40.68%) HTML
6 70 (39.55%) CSS
7 67 (37.85%) ASP.NET
8 65 (36.72%) MVC
9 48 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (26.55%) jQuery
11 39 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
12 37 (20.90%) Microsoft
13 35 (19.77%) Business Intelligence
14 32 (18.08%) Python
14 32 (18.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 31 (17.51%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (16.38%) Degree
17 28 (15.82%) .NET Framework
18 25 (14.12%) Google
19 23 (12.99%) Retail
19 23 (12.99%) Entity Framework
20 22 (12.43%) T-SQL
21 21 (11.86%) PL/SQL
21 21 (11.86%) XML
22 18 (10.17%) AngularJS
23 17 (9.60%) Greenfield Project
23 17 (9.60%) Marketing
23 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Excel
23 17 (9.60%) OO
24 16 (9.04%) Data Warehouse

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 8 (4.52%) IIS
2 6 (3.39%) CMS
3 3 (1.69%) SAS
3 3 (1.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.13%) Apache
4 2 (1.13%) Moodle
4 2 (1.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.13%) InDesign
2 2 (1.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.56%) GIMP
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Infor CloudSuite
1 3 (1.69%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 2 (1.13%) PlanetPress Connect
3 1 (0.56%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.56%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.26%) SAN
2 2 (1.13%) Firewall
2 2 (1.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (48.02%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.04%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (7.91%) Hadoop
5 10 (5.65%) QlikView
5 10 (5.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.95%) Data Mining
6 7 (3.95%) Power BI
6 7 (3.95%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.39%) MySQL
7 6 (3.39%) SAP HANA
8 5 (2.82%) Big Data
8 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.26%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Power View
11 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.13%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 7 (3.95%) MSTest
1 7 (3.95%) NUnit
1 7 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.39%) Selenium
3 4 (2.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.26%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.26%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.69%) JIRA
4 3 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.13%) Toad
6 1 (0.56%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.56%) Xcode
General
1 23 (12.99%) Retail
2 17 (9.60%) Marketing
3 8 (4.52%) Finance
4 6 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.82%) Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Advertising
6 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 106 (59.89%) Developer
2 63 (35.59%) .NET Developer
3 36 (20.34%) Analyst
4 23 (12.99%) Senior Developer
5 21 (11.86%) Software Developer
6 19 (10.73%) C# Developer
7 18 (10.17%) .NET Software Developer
7 18 (10.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 17 (9.60%) SQL Developer
9 15 (8.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 14 (7.91%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (7.91%) JavaScript Developer
11 13 (7.34%) Applications Support
12 12 (6.78%) ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (6.78%) Data Analyst
13 10 (5.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (5.65%) Support Analyst
14 9 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
14 9 (5.08%) Applications Support Analyst
14 9 (5.08%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (46.89%) .NET
2 72 (40.68%) HTML
3 70 (39.55%) CSS
4 67 (37.85%) ASP.NET
5 47 (26.55%) jQuery
6 32 (18.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 31 (17.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (15.82%) .NET Framework
9 23 (12.99%) Entity Framework
10 21 (11.86%) XML
11 18 (10.17%) AngularJS
12 14 (7.91%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (7.34%) Web Services
14 10 (5.65%) RESTful
15 8 (4.52%) SOAP
15 8 (4.52%) WCF
15 8 (4.52%) WPF
16 7 (3.95%) WF
16 7 (3.95%) WinForms
16 7 (3.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 39 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.60%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.95%) Analytical Mindset
4 4 (2.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.13%) EPoS
5 2 (1.13%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.13%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.13%) Replication
5 2 (1.13%) User Experience
6 1 (0.56%) AS400
6 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.56%) FMCG
6 1 (0.56%) iSeries
6 1 (0.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.26%) Android
1 4 (2.26%) Apple iOS
1 4 (2.26%) Linux
2 3 (1.69%) Windows
3 1 (0.56%) CentOS
3 1 (0.56%) Fedora
3 1 (0.56%) Unix
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (36.72%) MVC
2 48 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (19.77%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (9.60%) OO
5 16 (9.04%) Business Transformation
6 15 (8.47%) Data Science
6 15 (8.47%) ETL
7 13 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (7.34%) ERP
7 13 (7.34%) Software Engineering
7 13 (7.34%) Visualisation
8 12 (6.78%) Data Visualisation
9 11 (6.21%) ITIL
9 11 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (6.21%) UML
9 11 (6.21%) Use Case
10 10 (5.65%) Analytics
10 10 (5.65%) MVVM
10 10 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (5.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (47.46%) C#
2 76 (42.94%) JavaScript
3 32 (18.08%) Python
4 22 (12.43%) T-SQL
5 21 (11.86%) PL/SQL
6 16 (9.04%) Java
7 12 (6.78%) C++
7 12 (6.78%) VB.NET
8 8 (4.52%) PHP
9 3 (1.69%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.13%) C
10 2 (1.13%) Perl
10 2 (1.13%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.13%) Ruby
11 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.56%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.56%) Scala
11 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (16.38%) Degree
2 6 (3.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (2.82%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.69%) HND
4 3 (1.69%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.13%) ISEB
6 1 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.26%) QA
1 4 (2.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.69%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) GDPR
3 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.13%) Ansible
2 2 (1.13%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (1.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 25 (14.12%) Google
3 15 (8.47%) Oracle
4 14 (7.91%) Birst
4 14 (7.91%) Tableau
5 12 (6.78%) SAP
6 6 (3.39%) SnapLogic
6 6 (3.39%) Workday
7 5 (2.82%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (2.26%) Adobe
8 4 (2.26%) VMware
9 3 (1.69%) DevExpress
9 3 (1.69%) Infor
9 3 (1.69%) Remedy
9 3 (1.69%) Telerik
9 3 (1.69%) Twitter
10 2 (1.13%) Blackboard
10 2 (1.13%) XMPie
11 1 (0.56%) Epicor
11 1 (0.56%) Red Hat