Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 162 154 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 24.73% 27.11% 27.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.29% 44.90% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 158 154 222
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,375 £52,500 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £36,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.84% -8.13% -

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 459 343 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 70.08% 60.39% 58.01%
Number of salaries quoted 337 328 444
Leicester median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.26% -4.88%
10th Percentile £26,900 £24,625 £25,900
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -

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 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Leicester region with a requirement for SQL.

1 95 (58.64%) SQL Server
2 80 (49.38%) Microsoft
3 71 (43.83%) .NET
4 68 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (40.74%) C#
6 44 (27.16%) T-SQL
6 44 (27.16%) MVC
7 42 (25.93%) JavaScript
7 42 (25.93%) HTML
7 42 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (25.31%) AngularJS
9 40 (24.69%) CSS
9 40 (24.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 37 (22.84%) ASP.NET
11 35 (21.60%) Data Warehouse
11 35 (21.60%) Scrum
12 34 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
13 32 (19.75%) Web Services
14 29 (17.90%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (17.90%) jQuery
15 28 (17.28%) Windows
16 27 (16.67%) Retail
16 27 (16.67%) REST
17 26 (16.05%) Visualisation
18 24 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 24 (14.81%) Visual Studio
18 24 (14.81%) OO
19 23 (14.20%) ERP
19 23 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
20 22 (13.58%) Analytics

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 (6.79%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.94%) SAS
3 1 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.62%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.62%) CMS
3 1 (0.62%) Confluence
3 1 (0.62%) IIS
3 1 (0.62%) Liferay
Applications
1 15 (9.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (9.26%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (4.94%) Movex
3 3 (1.85%) NetSuite
4 2 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.62%) BPCS
5 1 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.62%) JDE World
5 1 (0.62%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.62%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.62%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 34 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.09%) Office 365
4 4 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.85%) SaaS
6 1 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.62%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.47%) Reverse Proxy
1 4 (2.47%) SAN
2 2 (1.23%) Wireless
3 1 (0.62%) Firewall
3 1 (0.62%) Internet
3 1 (0.62%) PBX
3 1 (0.62%) VoIP
3 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (58.64%) SQL Server
2 40 (24.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (21.60%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 16 (9.88%) Power BI
7 15 (9.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (8.64%) Qlik Sense
8 14 (8.64%) QlikView
9 11 (6.79%) SQL Server 2016
10 8 (4.94%) Big Data
10 8 (4.94%) Hadoop
10 8 (4.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (3.70%) OLAP
11 6 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
11 6 (3.70%) SAS EBI
11 6 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.85%) SQLite
13 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 24 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 19 (11.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (6.17%) JIRA
4 7 (4.32%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (2.47%) Xcode
6 2 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.23%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.23%) Selenium
7 1 (0.62%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.62%) Gradle
7 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.62%) Maven
7 1 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.62%) TestRail
7 1 (0.62%) Travis CI
General
1 27 (16.67%) Retail
2 16 (9.88%) Finance
3 8 (4.94%) Automotive
4 6 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.70%) Marketing
5 2 (1.23%) Advertising
6 1 (0.62%) Back Office
6 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 114 (70.37%) Developer
2 37 (22.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 30 (18.52%) C# Developer
4 23 (14.20%) .NET Developer
4 23 (14.20%) Senior Developer
5 22 (13.58%) Analyst
5 22 (13.58%) Software Developer
6 17 (10.49%) SSRS Developer
7 13 (8.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (7.41%) Java Developer
9 10 (6.17%) SQL Developer
10 9 (5.56%) Report Developer
10 9 (5.56%) Software Engineer
10 9 (5.56%) SSIS Developer
11 8 (4.94%) Microsoft BI Developer
11 8 (4.94%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (4.94%) Support Analyst
12 7 (4.32%) Applications Support
12 7 (4.32%) Applications Support Analyst
12 7 (4.32%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (43.83%) .NET
2 42 (25.93%) HTML
3 41 (25.31%) AngularJS
4 40 (24.69%) CSS
5 37 (22.84%) ASP.NET
6 32 (19.75%) Web Services
7 29 (17.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (17.90%) jQuery
8 27 (16.67%) REST
9 20 (12.35%) .NET Framework
9 20 (12.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (12.35%) Spring
10 15 (9.26%) Ajax
11 14 (8.64%) MDX
12 13 (8.02%) RESTful
13 12 (7.41%) HTML5
13 12 (7.41%) WCF
13 12 (7.41%) XML
14 11 (6.79%) Angular 2
14 11 (6.79%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.94%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (4.32%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.47%) CMDB
7 2 (1.23%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.62%) AS400
8 1 (0.62%) Blog
8 1 (0.62%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.62%) iSeries
8 1 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (17.28%) Windows
2 13 (8.02%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.47%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.47%) Linux
4 3 (1.85%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.85%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.23%) Unix
6 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (27.16%) MVC
3 42 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (21.60%) Scrum
5 26 (16.05%) Visualisation
6 24 (14.81%) OO
7 23 (14.20%) ERP
8 22 (13.58%) Analytics
8 22 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (12.35%) Business Analysis
9 20 (12.35%) IT Strategy
10 19 (11.73%) TDD
11 17 (10.49%) OOP
12 16 (9.88%) ETL
12 16 (9.88%) Web Development
13 15 (9.26%) Microservices
13 15 (9.26%) SOA
13 15 (9.26%) Unit Testing
14 14 (8.64%) Prescriptive Analytics
14 14 (8.64%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 66 (40.74%) C#
2 44 (27.16%) T-SQL
3 42 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 19 (11.73%) Python
5 13 (8.02%) Java
5 13 (8.02%) VB.NET
5 13 (8.02%) VBA
6 9 (5.56%) C++
7 8 (4.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 6 (3.70%) VB
8 6 (3.70%) VBScript
9 5 (3.09%) C
10 4 (2.47%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.47%) VB6
11 1 (0.62%) Java 8
11 1 (0.62%) PHP
11 1 (0.62%) RPG
11 1 (0.62%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 13 (8.02%) Degree
2 7 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.62%) MCP
4 1 (0.62%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.17%) SLA
2 8 (4.94%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.94%) GDPR
3 4 (2.47%) QA
3 4 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (7.41%) Docker
2 10 (6.17%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.62%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.62%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 80 (49.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.79%) JD Edwards
2 11 (6.79%) Xamarin
3 8 (4.94%) Infor
3 8 (4.94%) Tableau
3 8 (4.94%) Twitter
4 7 (4.32%) Cognos
5 6 (3.70%) Oracle
6 5 (3.09%) VMware
7 4 (2.47%) SAP
8 3 (1.85%) Birst
9 2 (1.23%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.23%) IBM
10 1 (0.62%) Adobe
10 1 (0.62%) Avaya
10 1 (0.62%) HP
10 1 (0.62%) OpenText
10 1 (0.62%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.62%) Sophos
10 1 (0.62%) Veeam