Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 11 3
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 56 58 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 17.02% 14.15% 19.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.36% 32.04% 47.73%
Number of salaries quoted 32 39 72
Shropshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% -16.11%
10th Percentile £23,000 £31,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £75,000 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.32%

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 154 181 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 46.81% 44.15% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 91 134 164
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% +2.82% -5.33%
10th Percentile £21,750 £27,725 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,375 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,162
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.14% +1.72%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -3 40 £49,625 +24.06% 15
Shrewsbury +14 3 £19,750 -73.31%
Ludlow -1 2 £25,000 -
Market Drayton - 1 - - 1
SQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 25 (44.64%) Windows
2 24 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 21 (37.50%) Ansible
3 21 (37.50%) DevOps
4 20 (35.71%) Terraform
4 20 (35.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 20 (35.71%) Linux
4 20 (35.71%) Python
4 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (35.71%) Ruby
5 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 15 (26.79%) Windows Server
7 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
8 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 12 (21.43%) IT Strategy
8 12 (21.43%) Kubernetes
8 12 (21.43%) Docker
8 12 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (21.43%) Open Source
8 12 (21.43%) Puppet
9 11 (19.64%) NoSQL
9 11 (19.64%) High Availability
9 11 (19.64%) PowerShell
9 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (19.64%) Load Balancing
9 11 (19.64%) AWS Certification
9 11 (19.64%) Microservices
9 11 (19.64%) DNS
9 11 (19.64%) Docker Swarm

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 9 (16.07%) Apache
1 9 (16.07%) Confluence
1 9 (16.07%) nginx
1 9 (16.07%) SharePoint
1 9 (16.07%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.93%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.57%) CMS
3 2 (3.57%) Exstream Dialogue
3 2 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.57%) Exstream
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (17.86%) Office 365
4 6 (10.71%) GitHub
5 4 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.79%) IaaS
6 1 (1.79%) PaaS
6 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) DNS
2 9 (16.07%) SSL
3 5 (8.93%) Skype
3 5 (8.93%) Unified Communications
4 2 (3.57%) SAN
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (1.79%) DHCP
5 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.79%) Firewall
5 1 (1.79%) LAN
5 1 (1.79%) NAS
5 1 (1.79%) Network Security
5 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.79%) VoIP
5 1 (1.79%) VSAN
5 1 (1.79%) WAN
5 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.64%) NoSQL
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.57%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.57%) Power BI
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.79%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.79%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 20 (35.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 9 (16.07%) Bitbucket
4 9 (16.07%) GoCD
4 9 (16.07%) JIRA
4 9 (16.07%) Subversion
4 9 (16.07%) Vagrant
5 7 (12.50%) GitLab
6 2 (3.57%) Selenium
7 1 (1.79%) Ant
7 1 (1.79%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.79%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.79%) Gatling
7 1 (1.79%) Maven
7 1 (1.79%) Moq
7 1 (1.79%) NeoLoad
7 1 (1.79%) NUnit
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Legal
3 3 (5.36%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Developer
2 9 (16.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) DBA
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.36%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Graduate Tester
7 2 (3.57%) IT Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) JIRA Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Software Tester
7 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) REST
2 9 (16.07%) .NET
3 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 7 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (10.71%) CSS
6 5 (8.93%) jQuery
7 4 (7.14%) WCF
8 3 (5.36%) HTML
8 3 (5.36%) SOAP
9 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.57%) Classic ASP
9 2 (3.57%) JSON
9 2 (3.57%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (3.57%) Spring
9 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Clustering
1 9 (16.07%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.57%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.79%) FMCG
3 1 (1.79%) PKI
3 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Windows
2 20 (35.71%) Linux
3 15 (26.79%) Windows Server
4 8 (14.29%) Unix
5 6 (10.71%) CentOS
5 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) DevOps
2 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.43%) IT Strategy
3 12 (21.43%) Open Source
4 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (19.64%) High Availability
4 11 (19.64%) Load Balancing
4 11 (19.64%) Microservices
4 11 (19.64%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 10 (17.86%) Configuration Management
5 10 (17.86%) Scrum
6 9 (16.07%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (10.71%) Migration
8 5 (8.93%) Change Management
8 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (7.14%) Database Security
9 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.14%) Test Automation
9 4 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) Python
1 20 (35.71%) Ruby
2 11 (19.64%) PowerShell
3 9 (16.07%) Bash Shell
3 9 (16.07%) C#
3 9 (16.07%) Java
3 9 (16.07%) Perl
4 6 (10.71%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.93%) Go
6 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.57%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) AWS Certification
2 5 (8.93%) RHCE
2 5 (8.93%) RHCSA
3 2 (3.57%) Degree
3 2 (3.57%) MCP
3 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Docker
2 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (37.50%) Ansible
2 20 (35.71%) Terraform
3 12 (21.43%) Kubernetes
3 12 (21.43%) Puppet
4 11 (19.64%) Docker Swarm
5 10 (17.86%) Opsview
6 7 (12.50%) Consul
6 7 (12.50%) Grafana
7 6 (10.71%) Graphite
7 6 (10.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 6 (10.71%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (10.71%) Packer
7 6 (10.71%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.79%) Kibana
8 1 (1.79%) logstash
8 1 (1.79%) SCCM
8 1 (1.79%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.79%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.79%) WSUS
8 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) Citrix
2 10 (17.86%) Red Hat
2 10 (17.86%) VMware
3 9 (16.07%) Atlassian
3 9 (16.07%) Oracle
4 5 (8.93%) SolarWinds
4 5 (8.93%) Splunk
5 3 (5.36%) HP
6 2 (3.57%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.79%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco
7 1 (1.79%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.79%) Google
7 1 (1.79%) IBM
7 1 (1.79%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.79%) Tableau