Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 328 336 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 28.11% 33.20% 25.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.82% 51.61% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 257 317 305
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,400 £56,250 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +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 766 651 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 65.64% 64.33% 55.03%
Number of salaries quoted 543 599 658
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 +1 200 £40,000 - 14
Hinckley +4 13 £37,500 -11.76%
Loughborough +1 11 £52,500 +33.76% 5
Market Harborough +5 6 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 5 £27,500 - 2
Coalville +4 4 £33,750 +0.75%
Lutterworth +5 2 £50,000 +53.85% 1
SQL
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 155 (47.26%) SQL Server
2 138 (42.07%) Microsoft
3 124 (37.80%) C#
4 115 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
5 113 (34.45%) .NET
6 93 (28.35%) Business Intelligence
7 79 (24.09%) JavaScript
8 78 (23.78%) T-SQL
8 78 (23.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 73 (22.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 69 (21.04%) HTML
11 68 (20.73%) Data Warehouse
12 67 (20.43%) Scrum
12 67 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
13 65 (19.82%) ASP.NET
14 62 (18.90%) Team Foundation Server
15 61 (18.60%) Visual Studio
15 61 (18.60%) CSS
15 61 (18.60%) Retail
16 59 (17.99%) Microsoft Azure
17 58 (17.68%) REST
18 52 (15.85%) ETL
18 52 (15.85%) Visualisation
19 51 (15.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 50 (15.24%) .NET Framework
20 50 (15.24%) Web Services
21 49 (14.94%) MVC
22 45 (13.72%) Java
23 41 (12.50%) AngularJS
24 40 (12.20%) DevOps

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 33 (10.06%) SAS
2 11 (3.35%) WebSphere
3 9 (2.74%) CICS
4 6 (1.83%) IIS
4 6 (1.83%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.22%) Confluence
5 4 (1.22%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.91%) JBoss
6 3 (0.91%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.91%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.61%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (9.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (3.35%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.61%) HipChat
3 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (4.27%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (2.74%) Movex
3 3 (0.91%) Magento
3 3 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.61%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.30%) BPCS
5 1 (0.30%) JDE World
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.30%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 59 (17.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (4.57%) Office 365
4 6 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (1.52%) SaaS
6 2 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.61%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.61%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.61%) PaaS
6 2 (0.61%) Serverless
7 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.30%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.30%) GitHub
7 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.30%) NuGet
7 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.52%) SAN
2 4 (1.22%) Internet
3 3 (0.91%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (0.61%) LAN
4 2 (0.61%) VoIP
4 2 (0.61%) WAN
5 1 (0.30%) DNS
5 1 (0.30%) Firewall
5 1 (0.30%) MPLS
5 1 (0.30%) MQTT
5 1 (0.30%) Network Security
5 1 (0.30%) PBX
5 1 (0.30%) Skype
5 1 (0.30%) SSH
5 1 (0.30%) SSL
5 1 (0.30%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.30%) VPN
5 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (47.26%) SQL Server
2 78 (23.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 73 (22.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (20.73%) Data Warehouse
5 51 (15.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 36 (10.98%) Power BI
7 32 (9.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 25 (7.62%) Relational Database
9 23 (7.01%) Big Data
9 23 (7.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 22 (6.71%) QlikView
11 21 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (5.79%) Hadoop
12 19 (5.79%) SAS EBI
13 17 (5.18%) Qlik Sense
14 14 (4.27%) MySQL
14 14 (4.27%) SQL Server 2016
15 10 (3.05%) Azure SQL Database
15 10 (3.05%) InterSystems Cache
15 10 (3.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 62 (18.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 61 (18.60%) Visual Studio
3 23 (7.01%) Git (software)
4 15 (4.57%) Jenkins
4 15 (4.57%) JIRA
5 10 (3.05%) Selenium
5 10 (3.05%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (1.83%) TeamCity
6 6 (1.83%) Visual Studio Code
7 5 (1.52%) Maven
8 4 (1.22%) GitLab
9 3 (0.91%) Grunt
9 3 (0.91%) gulp
9 3 (0.91%) Xcode
10 2 (0.61%) AutoIt
10 2 (0.61%) Gradle
10 2 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.61%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.61%) TestRail
General
1 61 (18.60%) Retail
2 39 (11.89%) Finance
3 34 (10.37%) Marketing
4 19 (5.79%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.91%) Games
5 3 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.30%) Automotive
6 1 (0.30%) Back Office
6 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.30%) Law
6 1 (0.30%) Publishing
6 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 228 (69.51%) Developer
2 79 (24.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 71 (21.65%) Senior Developer
4 54 (16.46%) C# Developer
5 49 (14.94%) Analyst
6 36 (10.98%) .NET Developer
6 36 (10.98%) Software Developer
7 29 (8.84%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 25 (7.62%) Java Developer
9 24 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 24 (7.32%) Lead Developer
10 23 (7.01%) SQL Developer
11 20 (6.10%) SSRS Developer
12 17 (5.18%) Senior C# Developer
13 14 (4.27%) Business Intelligence Lead
14 12 (3.66%) C# Software Developer
14 12 (3.66%) Report Developer
14 12 (3.66%) SQL Analyst
14 12 (3.66%) Support Analyst
15 11 (3.35%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (34.45%) .NET
2 69 (21.04%) HTML
3 65 (19.82%) ASP.NET
4 61 (18.60%) CSS
5 58 (17.68%) REST
6 50 (15.24%) .NET Framework
6 50 (15.24%) Web Services
7 41 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 38 (11.59%) SOAP
9 37 (11.28%) MDX
10 30 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (9.15%) XML
11 27 (8.23%) Spring
12 24 (7.32%) jQuery
13 16 (4.88%) .NET Core
13 16 (4.88%) JPA
13 16 (4.88%) React
14 15 (4.57%) HTML5
14 15 (4.57%) WCF
15 14 (4.27%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 67 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (4.57%) Mainframe
3 15 (4.57%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 3 (0.91%) Internet of Things
5 3 (0.91%) NHS
6 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.61%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.61%) Fintech
6 2 (0.61%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.61%) PKI
6 2 (0.61%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.30%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.30%) CMDB
7 1 (0.30%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.30%) iSeries
7 1 (0.30%) Social Media
7 1 (0.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.23%) Windows
2 14 (4.27%) Linux
3 12 (3.66%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.22%) Unix
4 4 (1.22%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.22%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.91%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.30%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.30%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (28.35%) Business Intelligence
3 67 (20.43%) Scrum
4 52 (15.85%) ETL
4 52 (15.85%) Visualisation
5 49 (14.94%) MVC
6 40 (12.20%) DevOps
7 39 (11.89%) Problem-Solving
8 36 (10.98%) Analytics
9 35 (10.67%) Business Analysis
10 33 (10.06%) ERP
10 33 (10.06%) OO
11 32 (9.76%) E-Commerce
11 32 (9.76%) Sprint Planning
12 31 (9.45%) CRM
12 31 (9.45%) Unit Testing
13 28 (8.54%) Test Automation
14 27 (8.23%) User Acceptance Testing
15 22 (6.71%) Computer Science
16 20 (6.10%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 124 (37.80%) C#
2 79 (24.09%) JavaScript
3 78 (23.78%) T-SQL
4 45 (13.72%) Java
5 33 (10.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 29 (8.84%) Python
7 20 (6.10%) C++
7 20 (6.10%) VBA
7 20 (6.10%) VBScript
8 16 (4.88%) R
9 15 (4.57%) PowerShell
10 14 (4.27%) VB
11 10 (3.05%) VB.NET
12 9 (2.74%) COBOL
12 9 (2.74%) JCL
13 8 (2.44%) VB6
14 7 (2.13%) PHP
15 6 (1.83%) C
16 3 (0.91%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (7.62%) Degree
2 17 (5.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.13%) ISEB
4 3 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.30%) MCP
6 1 (0.30%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.32%) QA
2 18 (5.49%) GDPR
3 14 (4.27%) Data Quality
4 11 (3.35%) SLA
5 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.30%) HL7
6 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.30%) MISRA
System Software
1 16 (4.88%) Docker
2 10 (3.05%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (0.91%) SCCM
2 2 (0.61%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.30%) WMI
Vendors
1 138 (42.07%) Microsoft
2 39 (11.89%) Tableau
3 20 (6.10%) IBM
4 15 (4.57%) Oracle
5 11 (3.35%) JD Edwards
6 9 (2.74%) Infor
6 9 (2.74%) VMware
7 8 (2.44%) Twitter
8 7 (2.13%) SAP
8 7 (2.13%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.22%) Cisco
11 3 (0.91%) Birst
11 3 (0.91%) Cognos
12 2 (0.61%) Google
12 2 (0.61%) Veeam
13 1 (0.30%) Alteryx
13 1 (0.30%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 1 (0.30%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.30%) SonicWALL