Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 9 8
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 110 154 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 22.87% 22.19% 21.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.15% 36.07% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 103 168 120
Worcestershire median annual salary £39,264 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.18% +7.69% -6.47%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,050 £52,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 281 427 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 58.42% 61.53% 58.98%
Number of salaries quoted 233 420 313
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.71% +6.06% -5.71%
10th Percentile £23,550 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Worcestershire

SQL
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for SQL in Worcestershire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Worcestershire

SQL
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 22 April 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
Worcester +1 45 £44,898 +19.73% 11
Redditch +2 19 £28,250 -13.74% 5
Kidderminster +6 15 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Malvern +2 14 £45,000 +45.16% 3
Evesham -2 6 £35,000 -
Bromsgrove +14 4 £27,000 -46.00% 2
Pershore - 3 £37,000 -
Droitwich +2 1 £42,500 +30.77%
SQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 48 (43.64%) C#
2 41 (37.27%) .NET
3 35 (31.82%) SQL Server
4 34 (30.91%) JavaScript
4 34 (30.91%) Microsoft
5 30 (27.27%) HTML
5 30 (27.27%) T-SQL
6 28 (25.45%) CSS
7 26 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (22.73%) Degree
9 22 (20.00%) Windows
10 21 (19.09%) Linux
10 21 (19.09%) Oracle
11 19 (17.27%) Windows Server
12 18 (16.36%) ASP.NET
13 17 (15.45%) MVC
13 17 (15.45%) Java
14 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
14 15 (13.64%) Manufacturing
14 15 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (12.73%) Web Development
15 14 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (11.82%) jQuery
17 12 (10.91%) Computer Science
17 12 (10.91%) PHP
17 12 (10.91%) AngularJS
17 12 (10.91%) Computer Science Degree
18 11 (10.00%) Web Services
18 11 (10.00%) ERP

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 8 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (7.27%) IIS
2 6 (5.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.64%) CMS
3 4 (3.64%) nginx
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.91%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.91%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) NetSuite
2 3 (2.73%) Epicor Tropos
2 3 (2.73%) Sage 1000
2 3 (2.73%) Sage 500
2 3 (2.73%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.82%) Magento
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.27%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (7.27%) CloudFront
3 6 (5.45%) Serverless
4 2 (1.82%) GitHub
5 1 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.91%) IaaS
5 1 (0.91%) Office 365
5 1 (0.91%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.18%) Internet
2 4 (3.64%) DSL
2 4 (3.64%) LAN
2 4 (3.64%) MPLS
2 4 (3.64%) WAN
3 2 (1.82%) DNS
3 2 (1.82%) HTTP
3 2 (1.82%) SMTP
4 1 (0.91%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.91%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 10 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (8.18%) Oracle Database
6 8 (7.27%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (5.45%) MySQL
8 5 (4.55%) Power BI
8 5 (4.55%) QlikView
9 4 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.73%) Ingres
10 3 (2.73%) MS Access
10 3 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (7.27%) GoCD
1 8 (7.27%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.36%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.45%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.64%) gulp
5 2 (1.82%) JDeveloper
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.82%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.82%) Selenium
5 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.82%) Xdebug
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 7 (6.36%) Finance
3 5 (4.55%) Automotive
4 4 (3.64%) Advertising
4 4 (3.64%) Electronics
5 3 (2.73%) Retail
5 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.82%) Back Office
6 2 (1.82%) Marketing
7 1 (0.91%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 59 (53.64%) Developer
2 18 (16.36%) Senior Developer
3 13 (11.82%) Consultant
4 12 (10.91%) Analyst
4 12 (10.91%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (10.91%) SQL Developer
5 11 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 11 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 9 (8.18%) IT Engineer
7 8 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 8 (7.27%) IT Consultant
7 8 (7.27%) IT Support
7 8 (7.27%) Linux Consultant
7 8 (7.27%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.45%) PHP Developer
8 6 (5.45%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) Support Technician
9 5 (4.55%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (37.27%) .NET
2 30 (27.27%) HTML
3 28 (25.45%) CSS
4 18 (16.36%) ASP.NET
5 15 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (11.82%) jQuery
7 12 (10.91%) AngularJS
8 11 (10.00%) HTML5
8 11 (10.00%) JSON
8 11 (10.00%) Web Services
9 9 (8.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (7.27%) CSS3
10 8 (7.27%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (4.55%) .NET Framework
11 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (3.64%) Entity Framework
12 4 (3.64%) Laravel
12 4 (3.64%) LEMP Stack
12 4 (3.64%) Node.js
12 4 (3.64%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.91%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.18%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.18%) Driving Licence
3 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.73%) Replication
5 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.91%) NHS
5 1 (0.91%) Photography
5 1 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.91%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.00%) Windows
2 21 (19.09%) Linux
3 19 (17.27%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.55%) Unix
5 4 (3.64%) Android
5 4 (3.64%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.64%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.82%) CentOS
7 2 (1.82%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (15.45%) MVC
3 14 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (12.73%) Web Development
4 11 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (10.00%) ERP
5 8 (7.27%) High Availability
5 8 (7.27%) Virtual Environments
6 7 (6.36%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (6.36%) OO
7 6 (5.45%) Project Management
7 6 (5.45%) Workflow
8 5 (4.55%) Quality Management
8 5 (4.55%) Scrum
9 4 (3.64%) Document Management
9 4 (3.64%) ITIL
9 4 (3.64%) Migration
9 4 (3.64%) QMS
9 4 (3.64%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (43.64%) C#
2 34 (30.91%) JavaScript
3 30 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 17 (15.45%) Java
5 12 (10.91%) PHP
6 10 (9.09%) Python
7 8 (7.27%) Bash Shell
7 8 (7.27%) Jython
7 8 (7.27%) VB.NET
8 7 (6.36%) Perl
9 6 (5.45%) C++
10 5 (4.55%) VBScript
11 4 (3.64%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 3 (2.73%) C
12 3 (2.73%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.73%) VB
12 3 (2.73%) VB6
13 2 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (22.73%) Degree
2 12 (10.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (7.27%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.73%) MCSA
4 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.82%) COBIT
2 2 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.91%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.27%) Docker
2 8 (7.27%) Xen
3 6 (5.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.91%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (7.27%) Ansible
1 8 (7.27%) Graphite
1 8 (7.27%) Kibana
1 8 (7.27%) Kubernetes
1 8 (7.27%) logstash
1 8 (7.27%) Nagios
2 4 (3.64%) AirWatch
2 4 (3.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.09%) Oracle
3 10 (9.09%) VMware
4 8 (7.27%) Sage
5 7 (6.36%) Xamarin
6 6 (5.45%) Epicor
6 6 (5.45%) Infor
6 6 (5.45%) SAP
7 5 (4.55%) Cisco
7 5 (4.55%) IFS
8 3 (2.73%) Capita
8 3 (2.73%) Google
9 2 (1.82%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.82%) Tableau
9 2 (1.82%) Xero
10 1 (0.91%) Citrix
10 1 (0.91%) IBM
10 1 (0.91%) QAD
10 1 (0.91%) SYSPRO