Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 7 2
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 265 253 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 28.34% 25.98% 26.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.09% 42.45% 48.85%
Number of salaries quoted 225 233 360
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,450 £50,000 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 601 596 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 64.28% 61.19% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 451 544 724
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,150
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Leicestershire

SQL
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in Leicestershire.

Salary trend for SQL in Leicestershire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Leicestershire

SQL
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +1 165 £41,500 +10.67% 23
Loughborough +14 16 £45,000 +100.00% 5
Hinckley - 8 £37,500 - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +2 4 £38,000 +49.02% 1
Market Harborough +7 3 £35,000 -6.67% 3
Lutterworth +1 2 £50,000 +53.85%
SQL
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 164 (61.89%) SQL Server
2 148 (55.85%) Microsoft
3 126 (47.55%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (45.28%) .NET
5 117 (44.15%) C#
6 98 (36.98%) T-SQL
7 81 (30.57%) HTML
7 81 (30.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 79 (29.81%) MVC
9 78 (29.43%) CSS
10 77 (29.06%) ASP.NET
10 77 (29.06%) Business Intelligence
11 63 (23.77%) jQuery
12 62 (23.40%) JavaScript
12 62 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
13 61 (23.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 59 (22.26%) Scrum
15 54 (20.38%) Retail
15 54 (20.38%) Microsoft Azure
15 54 (20.38%) ASP.NET MVC
16 49 (18.49%) Analytical Skills
17 48 (18.11%) AngularJS
18 45 (16.98%) Web Services
18 45 (16.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 41 (15.47%) ETL
19 41 (15.47%) Team Foundation Server
19 41 (15.47%) Test Automation
20 40 (15.09%) Visualisation
20 40 (15.09%) .NET Framework
21 39 (14.72%) Ajax

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 20 (7.55%) SAS
2 17 (6.42%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.89%) Confluence
3 5 (1.89%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.51%) NServiceBus
5 3 (1.13%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.75%) Liferay
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.38%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.38%) CICS
7 1 (0.38%) CMS
7 1 (0.38%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (6.79%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (6.79%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.89%) Movex
2 5 (1.89%) NetSuite
3 3 (1.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.38%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.38%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.38%) Magento
5 1 (0.38%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 54 (20.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.66%) Office 365
3 9 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.51%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.51%) SaaS
5 2 (0.75%) NuGet
6 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.38%) IaaS
6 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.02%) MPLS
1 8 (3.02%) Network Security
1 8 (3.02%) SAN
1 8 (3.02%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (2.64%) BGP
2 7 (2.64%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (2.64%) Internet
2 7 (2.64%) L2TP
2 7 (2.64%) RSVP
3 6 (2.26%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (1.13%) LAN
4 3 (1.13%) WAN
5 2 (0.75%) Firewall
5 2 (0.75%) VoIP
5 2 (0.75%) Wireless
6 1 (0.38%) Modbus
6 1 (0.38%) PBX
6 1 (0.38%) SMS
6 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (61.89%) SQL Server
2 81 (30.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 62 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
4 61 (23.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (16.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 37 (13.96%) Power BI
7 28 (10.57%) Relational Database
8 21 (7.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 15 (5.66%) Qlik Sense
9 15 (5.66%) QlikView
10 14 (5.28%) Hadoop
11 13 (4.91%) Big Data
11 13 (4.91%) OLAP
11 13 (4.91%) OLAP Cube
12 12 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (4.53%) SQL Server 2016
13 11 (4.15%) SAS EBI
14 10 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (3.40%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (2.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 41 (15.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (9.43%) Visual Studio
3 19 (7.17%) JIRA
4 10 (3.77%) Git (software)
5 9 (3.40%) Xcode
6 8 (3.02%) Selenium
7 6 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (2.26%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.26%) TeamCity
7 6 (2.26%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (1.89%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.51%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.13%) Maven
11 2 (0.75%) JUnit
11 2 (0.75%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.38%) DbUnit
12 1 (0.38%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 54 (20.38%) Retail
2 21 (7.92%) Marketing
3 20 (7.55%) Automotive
4 16 (6.04%) Finance
5 12 (4.53%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.51%) Advertising
6 4 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.13%) Publishing
7 3 (1.13%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
8 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 172 (64.91%) Developer
2 51 (19.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 48 (18.11%) C# Developer
4 44 (16.60%) .NET Developer
5 41 (15.47%) Senior Developer
6 37 (13.96%) Software Developer
7 34 (12.83%) Analyst
7 34 (12.83%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (7.17%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 19 (7.17%) SQL Developer
9 16 (6.04%) Software Engineer
10 14 (5.28%) Java Developer
10 14 (5.28%) Lead Developer
11 13 (4.91%) C# Software Developer
11 13 (4.91%) SSRS Developer
12 12 (4.53%) ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (4.53%) Business Developer
13 11 (4.15%) .NET Software Developer
13 11 (4.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 11 (4.15%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (45.28%) .NET
2 81 (30.57%) HTML
3 78 (29.43%) CSS
4 77 (29.06%) ASP.NET
5 63 (23.77%) jQuery
6 54 (20.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (18.11%) AngularJS
8 45 (16.98%) Web Services
9 40 (15.09%) .NET Framework
10 39 (14.72%) Ajax
11 35 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
12 32 (12.08%) MDX
13 29 (10.94%) HTML5
14 26 (9.81%) Entity Framework
15 24 (9.06%) REST
16 23 (8.68%) WCF
17 21 (7.92%) Spring
18 20 (7.55%) XML
19 19 (7.17%) ASP.NET Core
19 19 (7.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 49 (18.49%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.92%) Mobile App
3 14 (5.28%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (3.40%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.02%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.02%) e-Learning
7 7 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.26%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.51%) CMDB
9 4 (1.51%) LIMS
10 2 (0.75%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.75%) PKI
10 2 (0.75%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.38%) Blog
11 1 (0.38%) Clustering
11 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.38%) Mashup
11 1 (0.38%) Replication
11 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.72%) Windows
2 17 (6.42%) Linux
3 13 (4.91%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.77%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.89%) Unix
6 4 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.38%) Android
8 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (47.55%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (29.81%) MVC
3 77 (29.06%) Business Intelligence
4 59 (22.26%) Scrum
5 41 (15.47%) ETL
5 41 (15.47%) Test Automation
6 40 (15.09%) Visualisation
7 33 (12.45%) Analytics
8 31 (11.70%) Unit Testing
9 30 (11.32%) Business Analysis
9 30 (11.32%) ERP
10 29 (10.94%) SOA
10 29 (10.94%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (10.57%) Microservices
12 27 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
13 26 (9.81%) Web Development
14 24 (9.06%) IT Strategy
14 24 (9.06%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (7.92%) Line Management
15 21 (7.92%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 117 (44.15%) C#
2 98 (36.98%) T-SQL
3 62 (23.40%) JavaScript
4 28 (10.57%) Python
5 21 (7.92%) VB.NET
6 20 (7.55%) C++
7 19 (7.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 18 (6.79%) Java
9 14 (5.28%) VBA
10 11 (4.15%) PowerShell
11 10 (3.77%) VB
12 9 (3.40%) Objective-C
12 9 (3.40%) VB6
13 7 (2.64%) Perl
13 7 (2.64%) R
14 6 (2.26%) VBScript
15 5 (1.89%) C
16 3 (1.13%) PHP
17 1 (0.38%) COBOL
17 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (8.30%) Degree
2 8 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.26%) CCNP
3 6 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.51%) CCNA
6 1 (0.38%) MBCS
6 1 (0.38%) MCP
6 1 (0.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.66%) GDPR
2 14 (5.28%) QA
3 8 (3.02%) SLA
4 7 (2.64%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (4.15%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.40%) Docker
4 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.13%) SCCM
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.38%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 148 (55.85%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.30%) Tableau
3 13 (4.91%) Cognos
4 12 (4.53%) IBM
4 12 (4.53%) VMware
4 12 (4.53%) Xamarin
5 11 (4.15%) Cisco
5 11 (4.15%) Oracle
6 10 (3.77%) JD Edwards
7 7 (2.64%) Infor
7 7 (2.64%) Remedy
8 6 (2.26%) SAP
9 5 (1.89%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.89%) Twitter
10 3 (1.13%) Birst
11 2 (0.75%) Veeam
12 1 (0.38%) IFS
12 1 (0.38%) SnapLogic
12 1 (0.38%) SonicWALL
12 1 (0.38%) Zend