Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 334 349 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 32.78% 25.27% 23.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.07% 45.80% 46.45%
Number of salaries quoted 312 310 312
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,775 £22,500 £21,300
90th Percentile £56,250 £48,750 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 654 762 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 64.18% 55.18% 50.87%
Number of salaries quoted 599 671 628
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £26,175
90th Percentile £55,250 £48,750 £56,075
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -1.28%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -2 209 £40,000 - 36
Market Harborough -7 9 £37,500 +7.14%
Hinckley +3 3 £42,500 -
Coalville -3 1 £33,500 +48.89%
Loughborough -8 1 £40,000 - 3
Lutterworth - 1 £32,500 - 2
Wigston - 1 £27,948 - 1
SQL
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 170 (50.90%) .NET
2 166 (49.70%) SQL Server
3 164 (49.10%) C#
4 126 (37.72%) HTML
5 122 (36.53%) JavaScript
5 122 (36.53%) Microsoft
6 121 (36.23%) ASP.NET
6 121 (36.23%) MVC
7 119 (35.63%) CSS
8 107 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
9 85 (25.45%) jQuery
10 65 (19.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (17.66%) .NET Framework
12 58 (17.37%) T-SQL
13 57 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
14 52 (15.57%) Microsoft Azure
15 50 (14.97%) Retail
16 49 (14.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 49 (14.67%) Entity Framework
17 46 (13.77%) Business Intelligence
18 45 (13.47%) Windows
19 44 (13.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 39 (11.68%) Google
21 35 (10.48%) Web Services
21 35 (10.48%) AngularJS
22 34 (10.18%) ASP.NET Web API
23 33 (9.88%) Marketing
23 33 (9.88%) XML
23 33 (9.88%) Windows Server
24 32 (9.58%) Test Automation

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 (5.09%) SAS
2 16 (4.79%) IIS
3 14 (4.19%) Confluence
4 10 (2.99%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.40%) MS Exchange
6 7 (2.10%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.50%) CMS
7 5 (1.50%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.20%) CICS
9 3 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.90%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.60%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (9.28%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (6.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.60%) InDesign
4 1 (0.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.10%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.20%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 4 (1.20%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.90%) Infor CloudSuite
3 3 (0.90%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.60%) PlanetPress Connect
5 1 (0.30%) Magento
5 1 (0.30%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.30%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 52 (15.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.80%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.60%) GitHub
5 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.10%) LAN
1 7 (2.10%) SAN
1 7 (2.10%) VoIP
1 7 (2.10%) WAN
1 7 (2.10%) WLAN
2 2 (0.60%) Intranet
2 2 (0.60%) SMS
2 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.30%) Firewall
3 1 (0.30%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (49.70%) SQL Server
2 44 (13.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (7.19%) Power BI
4 22 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (5.09%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (4.49%) SQL Server 2016
7 12 (3.59%) MySQL
8 10 (2.99%) Big Data
8 10 (2.99%) Hadoop
8 10 (2.99%) NoSQL
8 10 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.80%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 5 (1.50%) DB2
12 4 (1.20%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.20%) MS Access
13 3 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (7.19%) JIRA
2 19 (5.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 19 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (5.39%) TeamCity
4 17 (5.09%) Bitbucket
5 16 (4.79%) Selenium
6 15 (4.49%) Visual Studio
7 14 (4.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (3.29%) MSTest
8 11 (3.29%) NUnit
9 9 (2.69%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.50%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.50%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.50%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.90%) Git (software)
12 2 (0.60%) Toad
12 2 (0.60%) Xcode
13 1 (0.30%) Android Studio
13 1 (0.30%) Grunt
13 1 (0.30%) Maven
General
1 50 (14.97%) Retail
2 33 (9.88%) Marketing
3 29 (8.68%) Finance
4 22 (6.59%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.89%) Advertising
6 7 (2.10%) Automotive
6 7 (2.10%) Banking
7 5 (1.50%) Back Office
8 3 (0.90%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 176 (52.69%) Developer
2 111 (33.23%) .NET Developer
3 73 (21.86%) Analyst
4 53 (15.87%) C# Developer
5 45 (13.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 38 (11.38%) Senior Developer
7 35 (10.48%) Software Developer
8 34 (10.18%) SQL Developer
9 32 (9.58%) Support Analyst
10 30 (8.98%) .NET Software Developer
11 27 (8.08%) Senior .NET Developer
12 26 (7.78%) 2nd Line Support
13 25 (7.49%) SQL Analyst
14 24 (7.19%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 24 (7.19%) ASP.NET Developer
14 24 (7.19%) SQL Support Analyst
15 23 (6.89%) JavaScript Developer
16 22 (6.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 20 (5.99%) C# Software Developer
18 18 (5.39%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (50.90%) .NET
2 126 (37.72%) HTML
3 121 (36.23%) ASP.NET
4 119 (35.63%) CSS
5 85 (25.45%) jQuery
6 65 (19.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 59 (17.66%) .NET Framework
8 49 (14.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 49 (14.67%) Entity Framework
9 35 (10.48%) AngularJS
9 35 (10.48%) Web Services
10 34 (10.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 33 (9.88%) XML
12 30 (8.98%) WCF
13 18 (5.39%) Ajax
14 16 (4.79%) Sass
15 14 (4.19%) ASP.NET Core
16 13 (3.89%) LINQ
17 12 (3.59%) Angular 2
18 10 (2.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 57 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.89%) Greenfield Project
3 22 (6.59%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.10%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (1.50%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.20%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (1.20%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (0.90%) NHS
7 3 (0.90%) Replication
7 3 (0.90%) User Experience
8 2 (0.60%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.60%) EPoS
8 2 (0.60%) iPhone
8 2 (0.60%) Social Network
9 1 (0.30%) Clustering
9 1 (0.30%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.30%) SCADA
9 1 (0.30%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (13.47%) Windows
2 33 (9.88%) Windows Server
3 25 (7.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (7.19%) Windows 10
4 24 (7.19%) Windows 7
4 24 (7.19%) Windows 8
5 9 (2.69%) Linux
6 7 (2.10%) Unix
7 6 (1.80%) Android
7 6 (1.80%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.30%) CentOS
8 1 (0.30%) Fedora
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (36.23%) MVC
2 107 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (13.77%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (9.58%) Test Automation
5 31 (9.28%) OO
6 25 (7.49%) Manual Testing
6 25 (7.49%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (6.59%) ERP
8 21 (6.29%) Software Engineering
8 21 (6.29%) Unit Testing
9 20 (5.99%) E-Commerce
9 20 (5.99%) SDLC
10 19 (5.69%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (5.39%) Data Analysis
11 18 (5.39%) Scrum
12 17 (5.09%) ITIL
13 15 (4.49%) Microservices
13 15 (4.49%) Use Case
14 14 (4.19%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 164 (49.10%) C#
2 122 (36.53%) JavaScript
3 58 (17.37%) T-SQL
4 28 (8.38%) PL/SQL
5 20 (5.99%) Java
6 18 (5.39%) C++
7 17 (5.09%) VB.NET
8 14 (4.19%) PHP
9 13 (3.89%) Python
10 10 (2.99%) PowerShell
10 10 (2.99%) VB
11 6 (1.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (1.20%) COBOL
12 4 (1.20%) JCL
12 4 (1.20%) R
12 4 (1.20%) REXX
12 4 (1.20%) SELCOPY
12 4 (1.20%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.90%) C
14 2 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (6.89%) Degree
2 4 (1.20%) ISTQB
2 4 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.90%) HND
3 3 (0.90%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.60%) ISEB
5 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.19%) SLA
2 8 (2.40%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.80%) GDPR
3 6 (1.80%) QA
4 4 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.60%) PMO
6 1 (0.30%) TickIT
System Software
1 12 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.10%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.20%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.30%) Docker
6 1 (0.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (3.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (1.20%) CA Endevor
3 2 (0.60%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 122 (36.53%) Microsoft
2 39 (11.68%) Google
3 26 (7.78%) Oracle
4 18 (5.39%) Xamarin
5 14 (4.19%) Tableau
6 12 (3.59%) VMware
7 10 (2.99%) SAP
8 8 (2.40%) Cisco
8 8 (2.40%) Infor
9 5 (1.50%) Epicor
9 5 (1.50%) IFS
9 5 (1.50%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (1.20%) IBM
10 4 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.20%) Syncsort
10 4 (1.20%) Twitter
10 4 (1.20%) Workday
11 3 (0.90%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.90%) Remedy
11 3 (0.90%) Sage