Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 277 219 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 29.85% 23.78% 27.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.55% 42.61% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 258 197 374
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,250 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £51,700
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%

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 559 514 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 60.24% 55.81% 53.51%
Number of salaries quoted 510 467 704
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,750 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,075 £50,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +2 197 £40,000 - 35
Loughborough +13 13 £40,750 +59.80% 6
Market Harborough -1 3 £35,000 - 7
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +1 1 £40,000 +56.86% 1
SQL
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 156 (56.32%) .NET
2 153 (55.23%) SQL Server
3 150 (54.15%) C#
4 139 (50.18%) Microsoft
5 125 (45.13%) HTML
6 121 (43.68%) CSS
7 120 (43.32%) Agile Software Development
8 115 (41.52%) ASP.NET
9 113 (40.79%) MVC
10 99 (35.74%) T-SQL
11 92 (33.21%) jQuery
12 80 (28.88%) ASP.NET MVC
13 79 (28.52%) JavaScript
14 73 (26.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 67 (24.19%) .NET Framework
16 64 (23.10%) Ajax
17 61 (22.02%) Microsoft Azure
18 59 (21.30%) Entity Framework
18 59 (21.30%) Web Services
19 56 (20.22%) WCF
20 54 (19.49%) Test Automation
20 54 (19.49%) ASP.NET Web API
21 49 (17.69%) AngularJS
21 49 (17.69%) Business Intelligence
22 46 (16.61%) Performance Tuning
22 46 (16.61%) Unit Testing
23 43 (15.52%) Microservices
24 42 (15.16%) SOA
24 42 (15.16%) Retail
25 40 (14.44%) Mobile App

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 17 (6.14%) Confluence
2 13 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.25%) SAS
4 7 (2.53%) IIS
5 3 (1.08%) CICS
6 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.36%) Liferay
7 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (6.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.25%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.44%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.36%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.36%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.36%) Magento
5 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 61 (22.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.81%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (1.08%) Office 365
4 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.36%) GitHub
5 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.36%) IaaS
5 1 (0.36%) NuGet
5 1 (0.36%) PaaS
5 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.25%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.53%) Internet
3 6 (2.17%) BGP
3 6 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (2.17%) L2TP
3 6 (2.17%) MPLS
3 6 (2.17%) Network Security
3 6 (2.17%) RSVP
3 6 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.81%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (1.44%) SMS
6 2 (0.72%) Firewall
6 2 (0.72%) LAN
6 2 (0.72%) WAN
7 1 (0.36%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.36%) Modbus
7 1 (0.36%) SAN
7 1 (0.36%) VoIP
7 1 (0.36%) Wireless
7 1 (0.36%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (55.23%) SQL Server
2 73 (26.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (10.47%) Power BI
4 27 (9.75%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (9.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (8.30%) Relational Database
6 18 (6.50%) SQL Server 2016
7 15 (5.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.89%) OLAP
8 8 (2.89%) OLAP Cube
9 7 (2.53%) Qlik Sense
9 7 (2.53%) QlikView
10 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.44%) DB2
11 4 (1.44%) MySQL
11 4 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.08%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (13.72%) JIRA
2 24 (8.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (7.94%) Bitbucket
4 18 (6.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 18 (6.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 18 (6.50%) TeamCity
5 14 (5.05%) Visual Studio
6 12 (4.33%) Selenium
7 10 (3.61%) Xcode
8 9 (3.25%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.81%) JUnit
10 4 (1.44%) Maven
10 4 (1.44%) TestRail
11 3 (1.08%) Git (software)
12 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.36%) DbUnit
13 1 (0.36%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.36%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (15.16%) Retail
2 39 (14.08%) Automotive
3 25 (9.03%) Finance
4 14 (5.05%) Marketing
5 13 (4.69%) Advertising
6 9 (3.25%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.72%) Publishing
7 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 152 (54.87%) Developer
2 68 (24.55%) .NET Developer
3 48 (17.33%) C# Developer
4 45 (16.25%) Analyst
5 44 (15.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (10.11%) Senior Developer
6 28 (10.11%) Software Developer
7 21 (7.58%) Software Engineer
8 20 (7.22%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (6.50%) Senior .NET Developer
10 17 (6.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (5.42%) Architect
11 15 (5.42%) Lead Developer
12 14 (5.05%) .NET Software Developer
12 14 (5.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 11 (3.97%) Administrator
13 11 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 11 (3.97%) C# Software Developer
13 11 (3.97%) Java Developer
14 9 (3.25%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (56.32%) .NET
2 125 (45.13%) HTML
3 121 (43.68%) CSS
4 115 (41.52%) ASP.NET
5 92 (33.21%) jQuery
6 80 (28.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 67 (24.19%) .NET Framework
8 64 (23.10%) Ajax
9 59 (21.30%) Entity Framework
9 59 (21.30%) Web Services
10 56 (20.22%) WCF
11 54 (19.49%) ASP.NET Web API
12 49 (17.69%) AngularJS
13 39 (14.08%) Sass
14 38 (13.72%) ASP.NET Core
15 33 (11.91%) XML
16 28 (10.11%) HTML5
17 17 (6.14%) Angular 2
17 17 (6.14%) KnockoutJS
18 16 (5.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.44%) Mobile App
2 26 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.61%) e-Learning
4 9 (3.25%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.89%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.89%) Social Network
6 7 (2.53%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.17%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.44%) LIMS
9 4 (1.44%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.08%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (1.08%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.72%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.72%) CMDB
11 2 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.72%) User Experience
12 1 (0.36%) Blog
12 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.36%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.00%) Windows
2 15 (5.42%) Linux
3 13 (4.69%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.89%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.81%) Unix
6 3 (1.08%) Android
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (43.32%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (40.79%) MVC
3 54 (19.49%) Test Automation
4 49 (17.69%) Business Intelligence
5 46 (16.61%) Performance Tuning
5 46 (16.61%) Unit Testing
6 43 (15.52%) Microservices
7 42 (15.16%) SOA
8 38 (13.72%) Mobile Application Development
9 31 (11.19%) OO
10 30 (10.83%) Scrum
11 29 (10.47%) Line Management
12 28 (10.11%) Software Engineering
12 28 (10.11%) Web Development
13 25 (9.03%) Analytics
14 20 (7.22%) Data Analysis
14 20 (7.22%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (6.14%) B2C
15 17 (6.14%) Business Analysis
15 17 (6.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 150 (54.15%) C#
2 99 (35.74%) T-SQL
3 79 (28.52%) JavaScript
4 20 (7.22%) Java
5 16 (5.78%) VB.NET
6 10 (3.61%) Objective-C
6 10 (3.61%) Python
7 9 (3.25%) VBA
8 8 (2.89%) XAML
9 6 (2.17%) C++
9 6 (2.17%) Perl
10 5 (1.81%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.44%) PHP
11 4 (1.44%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.44%) VB
12 3 (1.08%) COBOL
12 3 (1.08%) JCL
12 3 (1.08%) REXX
12 3 (1.08%) SELCOPY
13 2 (0.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (7.22%) Degree
2 9 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.81%) CCNP
3 5 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.08%) CCNA
5 3 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.36%) MBCS
6 1 (0.36%) MCP
6 1 (0.36%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.61%) SLA
2 9 (3.25%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.44%) GDPR
4 3 (1.08%) QA
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.36%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (1.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.08%) Time Sharing Option
1 3 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.72%) Docker
3 1 (0.36%) Firmware
3 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.08%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 139 (50.18%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.14%) Xamarin
3 16 (5.78%) Oracle
4 13 (4.69%) Google
5 10 (3.61%) IBM
5 10 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (2.89%) Cisco
6 8 (2.89%) Cognos
7 7 (2.53%) Atlassian
8 6 (2.17%) Remedy
8 6 (2.17%) Twitter
9 5 (1.81%) VMware
10 4 (1.44%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.44%) SAP
11 3 (1.08%) Syncsort
11 3 (1.08%) Tableau
12 2 (0.72%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.72%) Epicor
12 2 (0.72%) Infor
13 1 (0.36%) NetApp