Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 8 3
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 67 80 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 20.36% 17.13% 19.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.27% 40.40% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 44 51 97
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.68% -11.25%
10th Percentile £22,325 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £46,125 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,707 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.27% +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 148 198 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 44.98% 42.40% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 95 144 198
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £27,575 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,963 £51,625
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% 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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 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
Telford +2 44 £48,000 +20.00% 21
Market Drayton - 7 £22,500 - 1
Ludlow -2 6 £32,500 +38.30%
Shrewsbury +8 4 £20,625 -26.34% 2
SQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.28%) Windows
3 27 (40.30%) SQL Server
4 19 (28.36%) Scrum
4 19 (28.36%) REST
5 18 (26.87%) Jenkins
5 18 (26.87%) Ansible
5 18 (26.87%) DevOps
6 17 (25.37%) PowerShell
6 17 (25.37%) DNS
7 16 (23.88%) Python
7 16 (23.88%) Java
7 16 (23.88%) Linux
7 16 (23.88%) Git (software)
7 16 (23.88%) Ruby
7 16 (23.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (23.88%) Windows Server
7 16 (23.88%) Terraform
8 15 (22.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 14 (20.90%) Bitbucket
9 14 (20.90%) nginx
9 14 (20.90%) Bash Shell
9 14 (20.90%) Confluence
9 14 (20.90%) Atlassian
9 14 (20.90%) JIRA
9 14 (20.90%) Subversion
9 14 (20.90%) C#
9 14 (20.90%) Perl
9 14 (20.90%) Apache
9 14 (20.90%) Tomcat

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 14 (20.90%) Apache
1 14 (20.90%) Confluence
1 14 (20.90%) nginx
1 14 (20.90%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.99%) CMS
4 2 (2.99%) Exstream Dialogue
4 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.99%) Exstream
2 1 (1.49%) assyst
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (1.49%) OPENHousing
2 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.96%) Office 365
3 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.97%) GitHub
4 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.99%) IaaS
4 2 (2.99%) PaaS
5 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.37%) DNS
2 14 (20.90%) SSL
3 3 (4.48%) SAN
4 2 (2.99%) LAN
4 2 (2.99%) NAS
4 2 (2.99%) Network Security
4 2 (2.99%) VSAN
4 2 (2.99%) WAN
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (1.49%) DHCP
5 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.49%) Firewall
5 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.49%) VLAN
5 1 (1.49%) VoIP
5 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.49%) Wireless
5 1 (1.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (40.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database
3 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (8.96%) NoSQL
5 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
7 4 (5.97%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (4.48%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (4.48%) MySQL
9 2 (2.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (2.99%) MariaDB
9 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (26.87%) Jenkins
2 16 (23.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 16 (23.88%) Git (software)
3 14 (20.90%) Bitbucket
3 14 (20.90%) GoCD
3 14 (20.90%) JIRA
3 14 (20.90%) Subversion
3 14 (20.90%) Vagrant
4 4 (5.97%) GitLab
4 4 (5.97%) ReSharper
5 3 (4.48%) Selenium
6 2 (2.99%) Ant
6 2 (2.99%) Artifactory
6 2 (2.99%) Gatling
6 2 (2.99%) Maven
6 2 (2.99%) NeoLoad
6 2 (2.99%) Toad
7 1 (1.49%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.49%) NUnit
7 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Developer
2 12 (17.91%) Applications Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) .NET Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Developer
5 6 (8.96%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.46%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) DBA
7 4 (5.97%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (4.48%) Administrator
8 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (2.99%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Help Desk Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Software Tester
9 2 (2.99%) Systems Manager
9 2 (2.99%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.36%) REST
2 13 (19.40%) .NET
3 8 (11.94%) JSON
4 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
5 6 (8.96%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.97%) CSS
6 4 (5.97%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (5.97%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (5.97%) WCF
7 3 (4.48%) jQuery
7 3 (4.48%) SOAP
7 3 (4.48%) XML
8 2 (2.99%) Classic ASP
8 2 (2.99%) EDI
8 2 (2.99%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.99%) Web Services
8 2 (2.99%) XSL
9 1 (1.49%) COM
9 1 (1.49%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Clustering
2 4 (5.97%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.99%) Blog
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.99%) PKI
4 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.28%) Windows
2 16 (23.88%) Linux
2 16 (23.88%) Windows Server
3 10 (14.93%) Unix
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.99%) CentOS
5 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.36%) Scrum
3 18 (26.87%) DevOps
4 15 (22.39%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (19.40%) Migration
6 8 (11.94%) Data Migration
7 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.96%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (8.96%) ETL
7 6 (8.96%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (8.96%) Microservices
7 6 (8.96%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.96%) Test Automation
7 6 (8.96%) Test Strategy
8 5 (7.46%) Change Management
8 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.46%) MVC
8 5 (7.46%) SOLID
8 5 (7.46%) TDD
9 4 (5.97%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.37%) PowerShell
2 16 (23.88%) Java
2 16 (23.88%) Python
2 16 (23.88%) Ruby
3 14 (20.90%) Bash Shell
3 14 (20.90%) C#
3 14 (20.90%) Perl
4 9 (13.43%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.96%) PL/SQL
6 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.97%) TypeScript
7 4 (5.97%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.99%) XAML
9 1 (1.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.99%) ISEB
2 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.99%) MCP
2 2 (2.99%) RHCE
2 2 (2.99%) RHCSA
2 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) CCNA
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) HNC
3 1 (1.49%) HND
3 1 (1.49%) MCITP
3 1 (1.49%) MCSE
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.97%) Docker
3 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (26.87%) Ansible
2 16 (23.88%) Terraform
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (5.97%) Consul
4 4 (5.97%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (5.97%) Grafana
4 4 (5.97%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.97%) Puppet
5 2 (2.99%) Graphite
5 2 (2.99%) Kibana
5 2 (2.99%) logstash
5 2 (2.99%) Opsview
5 2 (2.99%) Packer
5 2 (2.99%) Prometheus
5 2 (2.99%) Rancher
5 2 (2.99%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.99%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.99%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (20.90%) Atlassian
2 13 (19.40%) Oracle
3 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.45%) VMware
5 6 (8.96%) Citrix
6 4 (5.97%) RedGate
7 3 (4.48%) HP
7 3 (4.48%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.99%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.99%) Cisco
8 2 (2.99%) DevExpress
8 2 (2.99%) Dynatrace
8 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.99%) SAP
8 2 (2.99%) Splunk
8 2 (2.99%) webMethods
9 1 (1.49%) Aruba
9 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.49%) Tableau