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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 226 182 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 35.09% 26.69% 24.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.72% 41.46% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 211 174 162
Leicester median annual salary £41,800 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.50% +6.67% -5.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £52,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%

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 437 439 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 67.86% 64.37% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 408 402 293
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,600 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £47,500 £53,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +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 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 137 (60.62%) .NET
2 134 (59.29%) C#
3 121 (53.54%) HTML
4 119 (52.65%) SQL Server
5 117 (51.77%) CSS
6 116 (51.33%) ASP.NET
7 112 (49.56%) MVC
8 99 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
9 90 (39.82%) jQuery
10 78 (34.51%) JavaScript
10 78 (34.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 76 (33.63%) Microsoft
12 70 (30.97%) .NET Framework
13 68 (30.09%) T-SQL
14 62 (27.43%) Entity Framework
15 56 (24.78%) Web Services
16 53 (23.45%) WCF
17 51 (22.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 41 (18.14%) Ajax
19 40 (17.70%) Performance Tuning
20 39 (17.26%) ASP.NET Web API
21 38 (16.81%) JIRA
22 37 (16.37%) Test Automation
23 36 (15.93%) Unit Testing
24 34 (15.04%) Microsoft Azure
25 33 (14.60%) XML
26 32 (14.16%) Microservices
26 32 (14.16%) Mobile App
27 31 (13.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
27 31 (13.72%) Sass

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 21 (9.29%) Confluence
2 15 (6.64%) SAS
3 5 (2.21%) IIS
4 4 (1.77%) CICS
4 4 (1.77%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.44%) Liferay
Applications
1 12 (5.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.21%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.33%) Infor CloudSuite
2 3 (1.33%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.44%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 34 (15.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.21%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (1.33%) GitHub
4 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.44%) IaaS
4 1 (0.44%) NuGet
4 1 (0.44%) Office 365
4 1 (0.44%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.98%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.33%) SAN
3 2 (0.88%) SMS
4 1 (0.44%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.44%) Internet
4 1 (0.44%) Modbus
4 1 (0.44%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (52.65%) SQL Server
2 51 (22.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (11.95%) Power BI
4 14 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (4.87%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 5 (2.21%) Big Data
8 5 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.21%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.77%) DB2
9 4 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.88%) MySQL
11 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 38 (16.81%) JIRA
2 28 (12.39%) Bitbucket
3 22 (9.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 22 (9.73%) Octopus Deploy
3 22 (9.73%) TeamCity
4 12 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (5.31%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.98%) MSTest
5 9 (3.98%) NUnit
6 5 (2.21%) Selenium
7 4 (1.77%) Maven
7 4 (1.77%) TestRail
8 3 (1.33%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.33%) JUnit
8 3 (1.33%) Xcode
9 2 (0.88%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.44%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 30 (13.27%) Retail
2 27 (11.95%) Finance
3 23 (10.18%) Automotive
4 21 (9.29%) Marketing
5 12 (5.31%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.65%) Advertising
7 4 (1.77%) Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 125 (55.31%) Developer
2 78 (34.51%) .NET Developer
3 39 (17.26%) C# Developer
4 36 (15.93%) Analyst
4 36 (15.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (14.60%) Senior Developer
6 27 (11.95%) Senior .NET Developer
7 26 (11.50%) Software Developer
8 25 (11.06%) .NET Software Developer
8 25 (11.06%) ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (11.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (9.29%) JavaScript Developer
9 21 (9.29%) SQL Developer
10 19 (8.41%) Architect
11 17 (7.52%) C# Software Developer
12 14 (6.19%) Lead Developer
13 13 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 13 (5.75%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 13 (5.75%) Senior C# Developer
14 12 (5.31%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (60.62%) .NET
2 121 (53.54%) HTML
3 117 (51.77%) CSS
4 116 (51.33%) ASP.NET
5 90 (39.82%) jQuery
6 78 (34.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 70 (30.97%) .NET Framework
8 62 (27.43%) Entity Framework
9 56 (24.78%) Web Services
10 53 (23.45%) WCF
11 41 (18.14%) Ajax
12 39 (17.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 33 (14.60%) XML
14 31 (13.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 31 (13.72%) Sass
15 30 (13.27%) ASP.NET Core
16 18 (7.96%) LINQ
17 16 (7.08%) AngularJS
18 12 (5.31%) WPF
19 11 (4.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.16%) Mobile App
2 24 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.31%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (3.54%) Social Network
5 5 (2.21%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.77%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (1.77%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.77%) User Experience
7 3 (1.33%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.88%) EPoS
8 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.44%) CMDB
9 1 (0.44%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.64%) Windows
2 7 (3.10%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.65%) Android
4 3 (1.33%) Linux
5 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (49.56%) MVC
2 99 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (17.70%) Performance Tuning
4 37 (16.37%) Test Automation
5 36 (15.93%) Unit Testing
6 32 (14.16%) Microservices
7 31 (13.72%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (13.72%) SOA
8 30 (13.27%) Mobile Application Development
9 27 (11.95%) OO
10 25 (11.06%) Software Engineering
11 24 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (7.96%) Line Management
13 17 (7.52%) Data Analysis
14 16 (7.08%) UML
15 13 (5.75%) Scrum
15 13 (5.75%) Use Case
16 11 (4.87%) CRM
16 11 (4.87%) ERP
17 10 (4.42%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 134 (59.29%) C#
2 78 (34.51%) JavaScript
3 68 (30.09%) T-SQL
4 17 (7.52%) Java
5 16 (7.08%) C++
6 13 (5.75%) PL/SQL
7 11 (4.87%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.54%) XAML
9 5 (2.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (2.21%) VB
10 4 (1.77%) COBOL
10 4 (1.77%) JCL
10 4 (1.77%) REXX
10 4 (1.77%) SELCOPY
11 3 (1.33%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.33%) PHP
12 2 (0.88%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.88%) R
13 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (4.87%) Degree
2 4 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (1.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.77%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.44%) MCP
4 1 (0.44%) MCSA
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.98%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.65%) GDPR
2 6 (2.65%) SLA
3 4 (1.77%) QA
4 3 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.44%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (1.77%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.88%) Docker
4 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.77%) CA Endevor
2 2 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 76 (33.63%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.96%) Google
3 13 (5.75%) Oracle
4 8 (3.54%) IBM
4 8 (3.54%) Tableau
5 7 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.65%) Twitter
7 4 (1.77%) Capita
7 4 (1.77%) Infor
7 4 (1.77%) Syncsort
8 3 (1.33%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.33%) SAP
8 3 (1.33%) VMware
9 2 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.88%) Remedy
10 1 (0.44%) Adobe
10 1 (0.44%) Atmel
10 1 (0.44%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.44%) Coremetrics
10 1 (0.44%) Siemens