The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands / West Bromwich
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 6 4
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 16 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 48.48% 16.05% 21.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 84.21% 100.00% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 12
Median salary £41,250 £47,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.15% +43.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,000 £42,500
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 West Bromwich with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Bromwich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 19 13 22
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 57.58% 16.05% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 16
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Bromwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Bromwich 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 West Bromwich

SQL
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Salary trend for SQL in West Bromwich

SQL
Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in West Bromwich over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Bromwich region with a requirement for SQL.

1 17 (60.71%) Data Mart
2 12 (42.86%) Time Management
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (32.14%) MS Visio
4 9 (32.14%) SAS
4 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (32.14%) SAS Certification
4 9 (32.14%) ProC
4 9 (32.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (32.14%) Base SAS
4 9 (32.14%) Data Quality
4 9 (32.14%) PROC SQL
4 9 (32.14%) Data Structures
5 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (28.57%) Oracle
5 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (17.86%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
9 3 (10.71%) Finance
9 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (10.71%) SCOM

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Bromwich 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 (32.14%) SAS
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 9 (32.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DHCP
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) Data Mart
2 9 (32.14%) Base SAS
3 8 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) ProC
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) SAS Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 5 (17.86%) DBA
4 5 (17.86%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 5 (17.86%) SQL DBA
5 4 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Applications Packager
8 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Database Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Time Management
2 5 (17.86%) Dimensional Modelling
2 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) ETL
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
6 1 (3.57%) Facilities Management
6 1 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.57%) People Management
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) PROC SQL
2 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
4 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) LANDesk
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft