The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 11 4
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 11 10 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 22.92% 8.62% 20.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 61.11% 41.67% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 32
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 18 24 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 37.50% 20.69% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 60
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.17% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in the Midlands

SQL
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in the Midlands.

Salary trend for SQL in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SQL.

1 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) Analytics
2 10 (71.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 10 (71.43%) ETL
2 10 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (71.43%) SAP
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 6 (42.86%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 6 (42.86%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) SAS
4 6 (42.86%) Resource Management
4 6 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (42.86%) Logi Analytics
4 6 (42.86%) Visualisation
4 6 (42.86%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (42.86%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (42.86%) Logi
4 6 (42.86%) Jaspersoft
4 6 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
4 6 (42.86%) Presales
5 4 (28.57%) Cognos
5 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) Information Management
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) T-SQL

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 6 (42.86%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (71.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (42.86%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) Power BI
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Consultant
2 10 (71.43%) Business Consultant
2 10 (71.43%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Software Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Software Implementation Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) CSS
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Analytics
1 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (71.43%) ETL
3 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 6 (42.86%) Data Visualisation
3 6 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
3 6 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
3 6 (42.86%) Presales
3 6 (42.86%) Resource Management
3 6 (42.86%) Visualisation
4 4 (28.57%) Information Management
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
1 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) SAP
2 6 (42.86%) Jaspersoft
2 6 (42.86%) Logi
2 6 (42.86%) Logi Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) Cognos
Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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Midlands
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Posted: 3 days ago