Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 247 361 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 26.50% 26.58% 20.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.96% 47.94% 42.64%
Number of salaries quoted 231 340 301
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.13% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -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 575 753 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 61.70% 55.45% 47.85%
Number of salaries quoted 523 697 611
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,300 £24,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -1 154 £35,000 -12.50% 24
Market Harborough -9 9 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 2 £25,500 -
Hinckley - 1 £42,500 - 2
Lutterworth - 1 £32,500 -
SQL
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 106 (42.91%) C#
2 104 (42.11%) .NET
3 102 (41.30%) SQL Server
4 101 (40.89%) JavaScript
5 82 (33.20%) HTML
6 79 (31.98%) CSS
6 79 (31.98%) MVC
7 72 (29.15%) ASP.NET
8 58 (23.48%) Microsoft
9 56 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
10 52 (21.05%) jQuery
11 51 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
12 44 (17.81%) Business Intelligence
13 39 (15.79%) Python
14 36 (14.57%) Retail
14 36 (14.57%) Degree
15 35 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
16 34 (13.77%) .NET Framework
17 31 (12.55%) T-SQL
17 31 (12.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 28 (11.34%) Google
19 27 (10.93%) Marketing
20 26 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 26 (10.53%) PL/SQL
21 25 (10.12%) XML
22 24 (9.72%) Entity Framework
22 24 (9.72%) Oracle
23 23 (9.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 20 (8.10%) OO
24 20 (8.10%) Data Warehouse

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 15 (6.07%) IIS
2 10 (4.05%) CMS
3 8 (3.24%) SAS
3 8 (3.24%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.62%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.21%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.21%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.81%) Apache
6 2 (0.81%) Moodle
7 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.40%) Gentran
7 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (7.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.21%) InDesign
4 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.40%) GIMP
5 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (2.02%) SAP Business One
2 3 (1.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.21%) Infor CloudSuite
2 3 (1.21%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 3 (1.21%) PlanetPress Connect
3 2 (0.81%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (0.81%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.81%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.40%) Magento
4 1 (0.40%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.40%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.40%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.21%) SAN
2 2 (0.81%) Firewall
2 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.81%) VPN
3 1 (0.40%) Intranet
3 1 (0.40%) Modbus
3 1 (0.40%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (9.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (8.10%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (7.29%) Hadoop
6 12 (4.86%) MySQL
7 11 (4.45%) Data Mining
7 11 (4.45%) NoSQL
8 10 (4.05%) QlikView
9 9 (3.64%) Power BI
10 7 (2.83%) Oracle Database
11 6 (2.43%) SAP HANA
11 6 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (2.02%) Big Data
12 5 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (2.02%) Relational Database
12 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2016
14 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (4.45%) Selenium
3 9 (3.64%) WebDriver
4 8 (3.24%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.43%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.02%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.02%) MSTest
6 5 (2.02%) NUnit
6 5 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.62%) JIRA
7 4 (1.62%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.81%) Toad
9 1 (0.40%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.40%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.40%) Moq
General
1 36 (14.57%) Retail
2 27 (10.93%) Marketing
3 20 (8.10%) Finance
4 13 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.64%) Advertising
6 4 (1.62%) Banking
7 3 (1.21%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.40%) Electronics
8 1 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 131 (53.04%) Developer
2 72 (29.15%) .NET Developer
3 59 (23.89%) Analyst
4 37 (14.98%) C# Developer
5 28 (11.34%) SQL Developer
6 25 (10.12%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (8.10%) Software Developer
8 19 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 19 (7.69%) Support Analyst
9 17 (6.88%) Data Analyst
10 15 (6.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 14 (5.67%) .NET Software Developer
11 14 (5.67%) Senior .NET Developer
11 14 (5.67%) SQL Analyst
12 13 (5.26%) Applications Support
13 12 (4.86%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (4.86%) SQL Support Analyst
14 11 (4.45%) JavaScript Developer
14 11 (4.45%) Junior
15 10 (4.05%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (42.11%) .NET
2 82 (33.20%) HTML
3 79 (31.98%) CSS
4 72 (29.15%) ASP.NET
5 52 (21.05%) jQuery
6 35 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 34 (13.77%) .NET Framework
8 31 (12.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 25 (10.12%) XML
10 24 (9.72%) Entity Framework
11 19 (7.69%) AngularJS
12 17 (6.88%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 9 (3.64%) HTML5
13 9 (3.64%) JSON
14 7 (2.83%) RESTful
14 7 (2.83%) Web Services
15 6 (2.43%) LINQ
15 6 (2.43%) React
15 6 (2.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (2.83%) Analytical Mindset
4 6 (2.43%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.62%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.62%) Replication
6 3 (1.21%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.21%) User Experience
7 2 (0.81%) Clustering
7 2 (0.81%) EPoS
7 2 (0.81%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.40%) AS400
8 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.40%) FMCG
8 1 (0.40%) iSeries
8 1 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.40%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.69%) Windows
2 11 (4.45%) Linux
2 11 (4.45%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.24%) Windows 10
4 8 (3.24%) Windows 7
4 8 (3.24%) Windows 8
5 6 (2.43%) Unix
6 3 (1.21%) Android
6 3 (1.21%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.40%) CentOS
7 1 (0.40%) Fedora
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (31.98%) MVC
2 51 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (17.81%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (8.10%) E-Commerce
4 20 (8.10%) OO
5 19 (7.69%) ERP
5 19 (7.69%) Logistics
6 18 (7.29%) ETL
7 16 (6.48%) Business Transformation
7 16 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (5.67%) Analytics
8 14 (5.67%) Visualisation
9 13 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
9 13 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (4.86%) DevOps
11 11 (4.45%) Scrum
11 11 (4.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (4.45%) Test Automation
11 11 (4.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 106 (42.91%) C#
2 101 (40.89%) JavaScript
3 39 (15.79%) Python
4 31 (12.55%) T-SQL
5 26 (10.53%) PL/SQL
6 19 (7.69%) Java
7 12 (4.86%) PHP
7 12 (4.86%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.24%) C++
8 8 (3.24%) VBA
9 7 (2.83%) R
10 6 (2.43%) VB
11 5 (2.02%) C
11 5 (2.02%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.62%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.81%) Perl
13 2 (0.81%) Ruby
14 1 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (14.57%) Degree
2 6 (2.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (2.02%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.02%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.62%) ISEB
5 3 (1.21%) HND
5 3 (1.21%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.02%) QA
2 4 (1.62%) SLA
3 3 (1.21%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.81%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.81%) PMO
5 1 (0.40%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.40%) Docker
3 1 (0.40%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.81%) Ansible
2 2 (0.81%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (0.81%) Puppet
3 1 (0.40%) Icinga
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.40%) Nagios
Vendors
1 58 (23.48%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.34%) Google
3 24 (9.72%) Oracle
4 17 (6.88%) SAP
4 17 (6.88%) Tableau
5 14 (5.67%) Birst
6 6 (2.43%) Infor
6 6 (2.43%) SnapLogic
6 6 (2.43%) Workday
6 6 (2.43%) Xamarin
7 5 (2.02%) Adobe
7 5 (2.02%) Epicor
8 4 (1.62%) DevExpress
8 4 (1.62%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (1.62%) Telerik
9 3 (1.21%) QAD
9 3 (1.21%) SYSPRO
9 3 (1.21%) Twitter
9 3 (1.21%) VMware
9 3 (1.21%) XMPie