Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 106 71 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 31.27% 22.76% 24.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.92% 50.71% 49.55%
Number of salaries quoted 50 39 68
Shropshire median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,700 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,500 £46,538
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,450 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.53% +3.63% +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 Shropshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 193 140 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 56.93% 44.87% 48.89%
Number of salaries quoted 110 94 156
Shropshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,813
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.78% +16.35%
10th Percentile £23,875 £27,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Shropshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for SQL in Shropshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Shropshire over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL in Shropshire

SQL
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 17 July 2019. 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
Telford +2 93 £37,500 -7.41% 8
Shrewsbury +5 5 £52,500 +144.19% 2
Market Drayton -2 1 - - 1
SQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 49 (46.23%) Oracle
2 47 (44.34%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (44.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (39.62%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (33.96%) Java
4 36 (33.96%) PL/SQL
5 35 (33.02%) Git (software)
5 35 (33.02%) Jenkins
5 35 (33.02%) Ansible
5 35 (33.02%) Terraform
6 34 (32.08%) Cloudera
6 34 (32.08%) Analytics
6 34 (32.08%) Pentaho
6 34 (32.08%) Process Improvement
6 34 (32.08%) Software Engineering
7 33 (31.13%) Unix
8 32 (30.19%) SAS
8 32 (30.19%) Scrum
8 32 (30.19%) Hadoop
8 32 (30.19%) Data Analytics
8 32 (30.19%) Amazon Redshift
9 31 (29.25%) DevOps
10 29 (27.36%) Artifactory
11 27 (25.47%) Bitbucket
11 27 (25.47%) Maven
12 26 (24.53%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (24.53%) Sprint Retrospective
12 26 (24.53%) Sprint Planning
13 25 (23.58%) Data Engineering
14 23 (21.70%) Data Warehouse

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 32 (30.19%) SAS
2 4 (3.77%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.77%) Confluence
2 4 (3.77%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.94%) nginx
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Exstream
2 3 (2.83%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.94%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 47 (44.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (39.62%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (17.92%) Power Platform
4 7 (6.60%) PaaS
5 2 (1.89%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) HTTP
2 2 (1.89%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.94%) DNS
3 1 (0.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (32.08%) Pentaho
2 32 (30.19%) Amazon Redshift
2 32 (30.19%) Hadoop
3 23 (21.70%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (17.92%) Power BI
5 15 (14.15%) Oracle Database
6 12 (11.32%) SAS EBI
7 10 (9.43%) Relational Database
8 9 (8.49%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (8.49%) BusinessObjects XI
8 9 (8.49%) SQL Server
9 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (6.60%) Base SAS
10 7 (6.60%) NoSQL
10 7 (6.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 7 (6.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 7 (6.60%) SAS Visual Analytics
10 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (4.72%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 35 (33.02%) Git (software)
1 35 (33.02%) Jenkins
2 29 (27.36%) Artifactory
3 27 (25.47%) Bitbucket
3 27 (25.47%) Maven
4 9 (8.49%) JIRA
5 6 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.66%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.66%) Selenium
5 6 (5.66%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.77%) Toad
7 1 (0.94%) gulp
7 1 (0.94%) Subversion
7 1 (0.94%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.94%) webpack
General
1 12 (11.32%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.83%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (32.08%) Analyst
2 30 (28.30%) Developer
3 16 (15.09%) Software Engineer
4 13 (12.26%) Applications Support
5 12 (11.32%) Applications Support Analyst
5 12 (11.32%) Support Analyst
6 11 (10.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (10.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 9 (8.49%) C# Developer
8 8 (7.55%) SQL Developer
9 7 (6.60%) Lead Software Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 6 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (5.66%) Data Analyst
10 6 (5.66%) Data Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Platform Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Test Analyst
11 5 (4.72%) Business Analyst
11 5 (4.72%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.21%) XML
2 13 (12.26%) HTML
3 12 (11.32%) .NET
4 6 (5.66%) CSS
4 6 (5.66%) JSON
5 4 (3.77%) .NET Core
5 4 (3.77%) CSS3
5 4 (3.77%) HTML5
5 4 (3.77%) jQuery
6 3 (2.83%) LESS
6 3 (2.83%) REST
6 3 (2.83%) Sass
6 3 (2.83%) Web Services
7 2 (1.89%) Anaconda
7 2 (1.89%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.89%) SOAP
7 2 (1.89%) TensorFlow
8 1 (0.94%) IDoc
8 1 (0.94%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.38%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.72%) Data Structures
2 5 (4.72%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.83%) Life Science
5 2 (1.89%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.94%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.13%) Unix
2 11 (10.38%) Linux
3 8 (7.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (44.34%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (32.08%) Analytics
2 34 (32.08%) Process Improvement
2 34 (32.08%) Software Engineering
3 32 (30.19%) Data Analytics
3 32 (30.19%) Scrum
4 31 (29.25%) DevOps
5 26 (24.53%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (24.53%) Sprint Planning
5 26 (24.53%) Sprint Retrospective
6 25 (23.58%) Data Engineering
7 14 (13.21%) ETL
7 14 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (11.32%) Data Analysis
9 11 (10.38%) Line Management
9 11 (10.38%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (7.55%) Microservices
11 7 (6.60%) Data Management
11 7 (6.60%) Data Science
11 7 (6.60%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 36 (33.96%) Java
1 36 (33.96%) PL/SQL
2 16 (15.09%) JavaScript
3 14 (13.21%) C#
4 13 (12.26%) Python
5 6 (5.66%) Go
5 6 (5.66%) Ruby
5 6 (5.66%) VBA
6 5 (4.72%) VBScript
7 3 (2.83%) C
7 3 (2.83%) VB
8 2 (1.89%) PHP
8 2 (1.89%) R
8 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.94%) C++
9 1 (0.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (6.60%) ISTQB
2 6 (5.66%) AWS Certification
2 6 (5.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (3.77%) IIBA
4 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.89%) Degree
5 2 (1.89%) ISEB
6 1 (0.94%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.32%) SLA
2 3 (2.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (8.49%) Docker
2 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 35 (33.02%) Ansible
1 35 (33.02%) Terraform
2 6 (5.66%) Docker Swarm
2 6 (5.66%) Kubernetes
2 6 (5.66%) Opsview
2 6 (5.66%) Puppet
3 1 (0.94%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (46.23%) Oracle
2 34 (32.08%) Cloudera
3 6 (5.66%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.72%) HP
5 4 (3.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.77%) SAP
5 4 (3.77%) webMethods
6 2 (1.89%) Informatica
6 2 (1.89%) Progress
6 2 (1.89%) Tableau
7 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com