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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / Midlands
Rank 6 1 24
Rank change year-on-year -5 +23  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 3 35 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 11.54% 31.82% 4.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 87.50% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 35 4
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.77% -18.18%  
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 6 40 39
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 23.08% 36.36% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 39 28
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.17% +11.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

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

SQL
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in the Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in the Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) HP UFT
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Ruby
2 5 (41.67%) QA
2 5 (41.67%) WATIR
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
2 5 (41.67%) Sahi
2 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 5 (41.67%) BDD
2 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) QA Automation
3 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) MS Office
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Finance

SQL
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) HP UFT
1 5 (41.67%) Sahi
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
1 5 (41.67%) WATIR
2 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Implementation Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Software Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Software Implementation Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 4 (33.33%) QA Automation Tester
3 4 (33.33%) QA Tester
3 4 (33.33%) Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Service Implementation Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
1 5 (41.67%) BDD
1 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
1 5 (41.67%) QA Automation
1 5 (41.67%) SDLC
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
1 5 (41.67%) TDD
1 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) Ruby
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cognos
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
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