Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 71 106 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 23.20% 25.00% 23.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.21% 48.62% 53.82%
Number of salaries quoted 40 66 138
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £27,650 £24,250 £23,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £46,813 £42,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +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 136 218 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 44.44% 51.42% 44.51%
Number of salaries quoted 92 157 237
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,626 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.31% +15.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £27,275 £24,750 £23,800
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £46,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.33%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 £55,000 +37.50% 8
Market Drayton - 9 £22,500 - 2
Ludlow -1 4 £32,500 +38.30%
Shrewsbury +1 2 £22,750 -24.17% 3
Bridgnorth - 2 - -
SQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (36.62%) Windows
3 24 (33.80%) SQL Server
4 23 (32.39%) Java
5 20 (28.17%) REST
5 20 (28.17%) DevOps
6 19 (26.76%) Scrum
7 18 (25.35%) Linux
7 18 (25.35%) Apache
7 18 (25.35%) DNS
7 18 (25.35%) Jenkins
7 18 (25.35%) Ansible
7 18 (25.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 18 (25.35%) Bitbucket
7 18 (25.35%) Confluence
7 18 (25.35%) JIRA
7 18 (25.35%) Atlassian
7 18 (25.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 18 (25.35%) nginx
7 18 (25.35%) Windows Server
8 17 (23.94%) Git (software)
8 17 (23.94%) PowerShell
9 16 (22.54%) Bash Shell
9 16 (22.54%) Vagrant
9 16 (22.54%) SSL
9 16 (22.54%) Tomcat
9 16 (22.54%) Python
9 16 (22.54%) Perl
9 16 (22.54%) Subversion
9 16 (22.54%) Ruby

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 18 (25.35%) Apache
1 18 (25.35%) Confluence
1 18 (25.35%) nginx
2 16 (22.54%) Tomcat
3 7 (9.86%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.23%) CMS
5 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.82%) IBM Domino
6 2 (2.82%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) assyst
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.41%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 1 (1.41%) Infor LN
1 1 (1.41%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (1.41%) OPENHousing
1 1 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.41%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.41%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) Office 365
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.82%) GitHub
3 2 (2.82%) IaaS
3 2 (2.82%) PaaS
4 1 (1.41%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.35%) DNS
2 16 (22.54%) SSL
3 2 (2.82%) NAS
3 2 (2.82%) Network Security
3 2 (2.82%) SAN
3 2 (2.82%) VSAN
4 1 (1.41%) LAN
4 1 (1.41%) VLAN
4 1 (1.41%) WAN
4 1 (1.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.80%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (15.49%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (5.63%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.63%) MySQL
6 4 (5.63%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.23%) MS Access
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.82%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.82%) Power BI
8 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 18 (25.35%) Bitbucket
1 18 (25.35%) Jenkins
1 18 (25.35%) JIRA
2 17 (23.94%) Git (software)
3 16 (22.54%) GoCD
3 16 (22.54%) Subversion
3 16 (22.54%) Vagrant
4 7 (9.86%) Toad
5 4 (5.63%) ReSharper
6 2 (2.82%) Ant
6 2 (2.82%) Artifactory
6 2 (2.82%) Gatling
6 2 (2.82%) GitLab
6 2 (2.82%) Maven
6 2 (2.82%) NeoLoad
6 2 (2.82%) Selenium
7 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Developer
2 13 (18.31%) SQL Developer
3 8 (11.27%) Analyst
4 6 (8.45%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Unix Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Architect
8 2 (2.82%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (2.82%) IT Support
8 2 (2.82%) Lotus Notes Developer
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (2.82%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.17%) REST
2 11 (15.49%) .NET
2 11 (15.49%) JSON
3 8 (11.27%) XML
4 7 (9.86%) XSL
5 4 (5.63%) AngularJS
5 4 (5.63%) HTML
5 4 (5.63%) jQuery
5 4 (5.63%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (4.23%) CSS
6 3 (4.23%) Web Services
7 2 (2.82%) EDI
7 2 (2.82%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (1.41%) Ajax
8 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.41%) COM
8 1 (1.41%) HTML5
8 1 (1.41%) SAPUI5
8 1 (1.41%) Spring
8 1 (1.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) Clustering
2 2 (2.82%) Blog
2 2 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (2.82%) PKI
3 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.62%) Windows
2 18 (25.35%) Linux
2 18 (25.35%) Windows Server
3 7 (9.86%) Unix
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.17%) DevOps
3 19 (26.76%) Scrum
4 18 (25.35%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (16.90%) Migration
6 9 (12.68%) Data Migration
7 8 (11.27%) Data Cleansing
7 8 (11.27%) ETL
7 8 (11.27%) Kimball Methodology
7 8 (11.27%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (9.86%) Coaching
8 7 (9.86%) Software Testing
8 7 (9.86%) Test Automation
8 7 (9.86%) Test Strategy
9 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.45%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.63%) MVC
11 4 (5.63%) Project Management
11 4 (5.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.39%) Java
2 17 (23.94%) PowerShell
3 16 (22.54%) Bash Shell
3 16 (22.54%) Perl
3 16 (22.54%) Python
3 16 (22.54%) Ruby
4 13 (18.31%) T-SQL
5 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
6 7 (9.86%) C#
7 4 (5.63%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.23%) VB
8 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.41%) C++
10 1 (1.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) ISEB
1 7 (9.86%) ISTQB
2 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.23%) Degree
5 1 (1.41%) CCNA
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) HNC
5 1 (1.41%) HND
5 1 (1.41%) MCITP
5 1 (1.41%) MCSE
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.82%) Docker
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (25.35%) Ansible
2 16 (22.54%) Terraform
3 2 (2.82%) Consul
3 2 (2.82%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (2.82%) Grafana
3 2 (2.82%) Kibana
3 2 (2.82%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.82%) logstash
3 2 (2.82%) Puppet
3 2 (2.82%) Rancher
3 2 (2.82%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (2.82%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Atlassian
2 11 (15.49%) Oracle
3 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.86%) webMethods
5 5 (7.04%) CheckPoint
5 5 (7.04%) VMware
6 4 (5.63%) RedGate
6 4 (5.63%) SAP
7 3 (4.23%) Citrix
7 3 (4.23%) Infor
7 3 (4.23%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.82%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.82%) Dynatrace
8 2 (2.82%) Epicor
8 2 (2.82%) IBM
8 2 (2.82%) IFS
8 2 (2.82%) Lotus
9 1 (1.41%) Aruba
9 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.41%) Tableau