Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 344 335 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 34.61% 27.04% 24.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.60% 47.18% 47.93%
Number of salaries quoted 319 292 323
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,800 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.50% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £49,875 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.85%

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 630 710 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 63.38% 57.30% 51.64%
Number of salaries quoted 580 616 659
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +5.96%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £49,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 0 230 £42,000 +5.00% 29
Loughborough 0 7 £40,000 +31.15% 2
Hinckley -5 2 £41,250 -2.94%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +2 1 £40,000 +23.08% 4
Coalville -1 1 £33,500 +48.89% 1
Market Harborough -5 1 £37,500 +87.50% 6
Wigston - 1 £27,948 -
SQL
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 182 (52.91%) .NET
2 179 (52.03%) C#
3 175 (50.87%) SQL Server
4 160 (46.51%) Microsoft
5 143 (41.57%) HTML
6 135 (39.24%) CSS
7 131 (38.08%) ASP.NET
8 128 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
9 124 (36.05%) MVC
10 101 (29.36%) jQuery
11 94 (27.33%) JavaScript
12 92 (26.74%) T-SQL
13 84 (24.42%) ASP.NET MVC
14 74 (21.51%) .NET Framework
15 71 (20.64%) Microsoft Azure
16 69 (20.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 65 (18.90%) Entity Framework
18 62 (18.02%) WCF
18 62 (18.02%) Web Services
19 57 (16.57%) Ajax
20 52 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
21 51 (14.83%) Test Automation
22 47 (13.66%) JIRA
22 47 (13.66%) ASP.NET Web API
22 47 (13.66%) AngularJS
23 45 (13.08%) Performance Tuning
23 45 (13.08%) Windows
24 43 (12.50%) Mobile App
24 43 (12.50%) Unit Testing
25 41 (11.92%) Retail

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 23 (6.69%) Confluence
2 19 (5.52%) SAS
3 10 (2.91%) IIS
4 9 (2.62%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.03%) MS Exchange
5 7 (2.03%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.45%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.16%) CICS
8 3 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.29%) Liferay
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (7.85%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (7.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.16%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.87%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 2 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.58%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.29%) Infor CloudSuite
6 1 (0.29%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 71 (20.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.74%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (0.87%) GitHub
5 2 (0.58%) Office 365
6 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.29%) IaaS
6 1 (0.29%) NuGet
6 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.62%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.03%) LAN
2 7 (2.03%) VoIP
2 7 (2.03%) WAN
2 7 (2.03%) WLAN
3 4 (1.16%) SAN
3 4 (1.16%) SMS
4 2 (0.58%) Firewall
4 2 (0.58%) Intranet
4 2 (0.58%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.29%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.29%) Internet
5 1 (0.29%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (50.87%) SQL Server
2 69 (20.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (9.30%) Power BI
4 23 (6.69%) SQL Server 2016
5 22 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (5.52%) Relational Database
7 13 (3.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (2.03%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.03%) MySQL
8 7 (2.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 6 (1.74%) Big Data
9 6 (1.74%) DB2
9 6 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.16%) MS Access
11 4 (1.16%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 47 (13.66%) JIRA
2 30 (8.72%) Bitbucket
3 25 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 24 (6.98%) Octopus Deploy
4 24 (6.98%) TeamCity
5 16 (4.65%) Visual Studio
6 13 (3.78%) Selenium
7 10 (2.91%) Cucumber
8 9 (2.62%) Xcode
9 7 (2.03%) MSTest
9 7 (2.03%) NUnit
10 5 (1.45%) JUnit
10 5 (1.45%) Maven
10 5 (1.45%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.16%) TestRail
12 2 (0.58%) Git (software)
12 2 (0.58%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.29%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.29%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (11.92%) Retail
2 35 (10.17%) Finance
3 29 (8.43%) Automotive
4 26 (7.56%) Marketing
5 17 (4.94%) Advertising
6 16 (4.65%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.45%) Back Office
8 3 (0.87%) Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 186 (54.07%) Developer
2 103 (29.94%) .NET Developer
3 69 (20.06%) C# Developer
4 65 (18.90%) Analyst
4 65 (18.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (10.76%) Senior Developer
6 32 (9.30%) Software Developer
7 31 (9.01%) ASP.NET Developer
7 31 (9.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 29 (8.43%) .NET Software Developer
9 25 (7.27%) Senior .NET Developer
10 24 (6.98%) SQL Developer
11 23 (6.69%) Architect
11 23 (6.69%) Support Analyst
12 22 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support
12 22 (6.40%) C# Software Developer
13 21 (6.10%) SQL Analyst
14 20 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 19 (5.52%) JavaScript Developer
16 18 (5.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (52.91%) .NET
2 143 (41.57%) HTML
3 135 (39.24%) CSS
4 131 (38.08%) ASP.NET
5 101 (29.36%) jQuery
6 84 (24.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 74 (21.51%) .NET Framework
8 65 (18.90%) Entity Framework
9 62 (18.02%) WCF
9 62 (18.02%) Web Services
10 57 (16.57%) Ajax
11 47 (13.66%) AngularJS
11 47 (13.66%) ASP.NET Web API
12 37 (10.76%) Sass
13 36 (10.47%) XML
14 35 (10.17%) ASP.NET Core
15 32 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 22 (6.40%) Angular 2
17 19 (5.52%) HTML5
18 16 (4.65%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 37 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (2.62%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.33%) Social Network
6 7 (2.03%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.03%) e-Learning
7 4 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.16%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (1.16%) LIMS
7 4 (1.16%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.16%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.87%) NHS
8 3 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (0.87%) User Experience
9 2 (0.58%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.58%) iPhone
10 1 (0.29%) CMDB
10 1 (0.29%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.29%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 45 (13.08%) Windows
2 26 (7.56%) Windows Server
3 17 (4.94%) Windows 10
3 17 (4.94%) Windows 7
3 17 (4.94%) Windows 8
3 17 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (3.78%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.33%) Linux
6 6 (1.74%) Android
6 6 (1.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (36.05%) MVC
3 52 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (14.83%) Test Automation
5 45 (13.08%) Performance Tuning
6 43 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 38 (11.05%) Microservices
8 36 (10.47%) SOA
9 35 (10.17%) Mobile Application Development
10 31 (9.01%) Software Engineering
11 30 (8.72%) OO
12 29 (8.43%) Data Analysis
12 29 (8.43%) Scrum
13 23 (6.69%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (6.40%) B2C
15 21 (6.10%) Web Development
16 20 (5.81%) Line Management
17 18 (5.23%) Manual Testing
18 17 (4.94%) Analytics
19 16 (4.65%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 179 (52.03%) C#
2 94 (27.33%) JavaScript
3 92 (26.74%) T-SQL
4 27 (7.85%) Java
5 13 (3.78%) C++
5 13 (3.78%) PL/SQL
6 12 (3.49%) PowerShell
7 11 (3.20%) PHP
7 11 (3.20%) VB.NET
8 9 (2.62%) Objective-C
9 8 (2.33%) VB
9 8 (2.33%) XAML
10 6 (1.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 6 (1.74%) VBA
11 4 (1.16%) COBOL
11 4 (1.16%) JCL
11 4 (1.16%) REXX
11 4 (1.16%) SELCOPY
12 2 (0.58%) C
12 2 (0.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (5.52%) Degree
2 7 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.87%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.87%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.29%) MCP
5 1 (0.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.78%) SLA
2 11 (3.20%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.03%) GDPR
4 2 (0.58%) QA
5 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.62%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.03%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.16%) Time Sharing Option
5 3 (0.87%) Docker
6 1 (0.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (3.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (1.16%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 160 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.98%) Google
3 22 (6.40%) Xamarin
4 21 (6.10%) Oracle
5 10 (2.91%) VMware
6 9 (2.62%) Cisco
6 9 (2.62%) IBM
6 9 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.33%) Tableau
8 7 (2.03%) SAP
8 7 (2.03%) Twitter
9 6 (1.74%) Infor
10 5 (1.45%) Epicor
11 4 (1.16%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.16%) Capita
11 4 (1.16%) IFS
11 4 (1.16%) Sage
11 4 (1.16%) Syncsort
12 3 (0.87%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.87%) JD Edwards