Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 5 6
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 184 176 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 28.89% 26.63% 25.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.55% 38.18% 42.77%
Number of salaries quoted 174 165 148
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +9.93% -3.21%
10th Percentile £24,750 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,000 £64,750 £51,625
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 364 461 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 57.14% 69.74% 58.94%
Number of salaries quoted 338 368 333
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -5.06%
10th Percentile £24,925 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

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 5 December 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 120 (65.22%) C#
2 107 (58.15%) .NET
3 102 (55.43%) JavaScript
4 83 (45.11%) Microsoft
5 77 (41.85%) ASP.NET
5 77 (41.85%) CSS
6 60 (32.61%) SQL Server
7 58 (31.52%) MVC
8 56 (30.43%) HTML
9 55 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
10 50 (27.17%) Azure
11 46 (25.00%) WCF
11 46 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
12 45 (24.46%) SDLC
13 42 (22.83%) jQuery
13 42 (22.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 42 (22.83%) Ajax
14 39 (21.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 38 (20.65%) ASP.NET MVC
15 38 (20.65%) T-SQL
15 38 (20.65%) XML
16 35 (19.02%) .NET Framework
17 30 (16.30%) Greenfield Project
18 29 (15.76%) Web Services
18 29 (15.76%) RESTful
19 28 (15.22%) REST
19 28 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
20 27 (14.67%) API Testing
20 27 (14.67%) Test Automation
20 27 (14.67%) Selenium

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 4 (2.17%) CICS
1 4 (2.17%) MQSeries
1 4 (2.17%) SAS
2 3 (1.63%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.09%) Documentum
4 1 (0.54%) Moodle
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.54%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 50 (27.17%) Azure
2 7 (3.80%) Power Platform
3 6 (3.26%) SaaS
4 4 (2.17%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (2.17%) IaaS
4 4 (2.17%) PaaS
5 1 (0.54%) AWS
5 1 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.54%) Heroku
5 1 (0.54%) Office 365
5 1 (0.54%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.09%) Modbus
1 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.54%) HTTP
2 1 (0.54%) SSH
2 1 (0.54%) SSL
2 1 (0.54%) tcpdump
2 1 (0.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 42 (22.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (21.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (13.59%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (13.04%) Relational Database
6 24 (13.04%) SQL Server 2014
6 24 (13.04%) SQL Server 2016
7 12 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (3.80%) Power BI
9 6 (3.26%) Data Lake
10 5 (2.72%) DB2
11 4 (2.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.17%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.17%) MySQL
11 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.63%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 2 (1.09%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (1.09%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 27 (14.67%) Selenium
2 25 (13.59%) SoapUI
3 21 (11.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (10.87%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.80%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.26%) Subversion
7 4 (2.17%) Fiddler
7 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.09%) JIRA
9 1 (0.54%) Gradle
9 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.54%) Maven
General
1 20 (10.87%) Finance
2 16 (8.70%) Retail
3 11 (5.98%) Marketing
4 8 (4.35%) Public Sector
5 4 (2.17%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 123 (66.85%) Developer
2 42 (22.83%) Analyst
3 36 (19.57%) C# Developer
4 31 (16.85%) .NET Developer
5 26 (14.13%) Applications Developer
6 21 (11.41%) Support Analyst
7 19 (10.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 16 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 16 (8.70%) Software Developer
9 15 (8.15%) Applications Support
9 15 (8.15%) Applications Support Analyst
10 12 (6.52%) Analyst Developer
10 12 (6.52%) Developer Analyst
11 11 (5.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 11 (5.98%) Junior
12 9 (4.89%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (4.35%) Java Developer
13 8 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
14 7 (3.80%) Software Engineer
15 6 (3.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (58.15%) .NET
2 77 (41.85%) ASP.NET
2 77 (41.85%) CSS
3 56 (30.43%) HTML
4 46 (25.00%) WCF
5 42 (22.83%) Ajax
5 42 (22.83%) jQuery
6 38 (20.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (20.65%) XML
7 35 (19.02%) .NET Framework
8 29 (15.76%) RESTful
8 29 (15.76%) Web Services
9 28 (15.22%) REST
10 22 (11.96%) AngularJS
10 22 (11.96%) Middleware
11 18 (9.78%) Entity Framework
12 15 (8.15%) CSS3
12 15 (8.15%) HTML5
13 13 (7.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (7.07%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.30%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (9.24%) CMDB
4 10 (5.43%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.63%) iSeries
6 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.09%) EPoS
7 2 (1.09%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.09%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.54%) AS400
8 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.54%) iPhone
8 1 (0.54%) Mashup
8 1 (0.54%) PACS
8 1 (0.54%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.54%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.35%) Android
1 8 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 8 (4.35%) Windows
2 4 (2.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.54%) Linux
4 1 (0.54%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (31.52%) MVC
2 55 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (24.46%) SDLC
5 27 (14.67%) API Testing
5 27 (14.67%) OO
5 27 (14.67%) Scrum
5 27 (14.67%) Test Automation
6 26 (14.13%) Data Modelling
6 26 (14.13%) ETL
6 26 (14.13%) OOP
7 24 (13.04%) Innovative Thinking
8 19 (10.33%) Configuration Management
8 19 (10.33%) ITIL
9 17 (9.24%) Hardware Maintenance
9 17 (9.24%) Runbook
10 16 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (8.70%) Web Development
11 15 (8.15%) Kimball Methodology
12 12 (6.52%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 120 (65.22%) C#
2 102 (55.43%) JavaScript
3 38 (20.65%) T-SQL
4 22 (11.96%) VB.NET
5 17 (9.24%) Java
6 10 (5.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 7 (3.80%) Python
7 7 (3.80%) R
8 5 (2.72%) C++
9 4 (2.17%) COBOL
9 4 (2.17%) JCL
9 4 (2.17%) Scala
9 4 (2.17%) VBScript
10 3 (1.63%) C
10 3 (1.63%) PHP
11 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.09%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.09%) VB
11 2 (1.09%) VBA
12 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (6.52%) Degree
2 7 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.17%) ISEB
4 2 (1.09%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.72%) GDPR
3 1 (0.54%) HL7
3 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.17%) Docker
2 2 (1.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.09%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 83 (45.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.89%) IBM
3 8 (4.35%) Databricks
4 4 (2.17%) Twitter
5 3 (1.63%) Cognos
5 3 (1.63%) Infor
5 3 (1.63%) Oracle
6 2 (1.09%) Citrix
6 2 (1.09%) Siemens
7 1 (0.54%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.54%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.54%) VMware