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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 9 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL 70 106 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 16.09% 21.46% 25.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.41% 35.33% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 80 109 146
Worcestershire median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £23,750 £19,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £48,750 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 Worcestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 216 300 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 49.66% 60.73% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 199 279 230
Worcestershire median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,895 £48,750 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 23 October 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 23 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
Redditch +5 37 £30,000 -4.76% 6
Worcester -12 16 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Kidderminster +2 7 £27,500 -24.66% 1
Bromsgrove -1 4 £28,000 -41.05%
Droitwich 0 3 £36,500 -12.05% 3
Evesham +1 2 £37,250 +3.47%
SQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 33 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (44.29%) .NET
3 29 (41.43%) JavaScript
4 26 (37.14%) C#
4 26 (37.14%) SQL Server
5 24 (34.29%) Microsoft
6 22 (31.43%) MVC
7 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET
8 17 (24.29%) OOP
9 16 (22.86%) OO
9 16 (22.86%) TDD
9 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (22.86%) AngularJS
9 16 (22.86%) SDLC
10 15 (21.43%) Visual Studio
11 14 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
11 14 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (20.00%) Finance
11 14 (20.00%) jQuery
11 14 (20.00%) Mentoring
12 13 (18.57%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (18.57%) PHP
13 12 (17.14%) KnockoutJS
14 11 (15.71%) HTML
14 11 (15.71%) CSS
15 10 (14.29%) Multimedia
15 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
15 10 (14.29%) T-SQL
15 10 (14.29%) GitHub
15 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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 7 (10.00%) Drupal
1 7 (10.00%) WordPress
2 1 (1.43%) Apache
2 1 (1.43%) IIS
2 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Magento
1 3 (4.29%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.43%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.29%) GitHub
2 6 (8.57%) SaaS
3 5 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) Internet
2 3 (4.29%) DNS
3 1 (1.43%) LAN
3 1 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (10.00%) Power BI
3 7 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.57%) MySQL
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.71%) QlikView
6 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Multimedia
3 3 (4.29%) Games
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
3 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (55.71%) Developer
2 18 (25.71%) Analyst
3 16 (22.86%) .NET Developer
4 11 (15.71%) PHP Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Lead .NET Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Lead Developer
6 9 (12.86%) Report Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Junior
7 6 (8.57%) Junior Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) Drupal Developer
9 3 (4.29%) SAP Business One Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.29%) .NET
2 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET
3 16 (22.86%) AngularJS
3 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (20.00%) jQuery
5 12 (17.14%) KnockoutJS
6 11 (15.71%) CSS
6 11 (15.71%) HTML
7 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (14.29%) Laravel
8 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (10.00%) Web Services
10 5 (7.14%) HTML5
11 4 (5.71%) Ajax
11 4 (5.71%) JSON
11 4 (5.71%) React
11 4 (5.71%) Symfony
11 4 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (5.71%) WPF
12 3 (4.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.29%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.86%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) iSeries
5 1 (1.43%) Photography
5 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Linux
1 4 (5.71%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.43%) MVC
3 17 (24.29%) OOP
4 16 (22.86%) OO
4 16 (22.86%) SDLC
4 16 (22.86%) TDD
5 14 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 13 (18.57%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (14.29%) BDD
7 10 (14.29%) Decision-Making
8 8 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.14%) Test Scripting
10 4 (5.71%) Coaching
10 4 (5.71%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (5.71%) MVVM
10 4 (5.71%) SOA
10 4 (5.71%) Software Testing
11 3 (4.29%) Manual Testing
11 3 (4.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (41.43%) JavaScript
2 26 (37.14%) C#
3 13 (18.57%) PHP
4 10 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.71%) C
6 3 (4.29%) Java
6 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.86%) Perl
7 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.86%) VB
8 1 (1.43%) RPG
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) ISEB
2 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.86%) Docker
3 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) VMware
2 4 (5.71%) Zend
3 3 (4.29%) SAP
4 2 (2.86%) Citrix
4 2 (2.86%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.43%) Asigra
5 1 (1.43%) Google
5 1 (1.43%) HP
5 1 (1.43%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.43%) IBM
5 1 (1.43%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.43%) Sun
5 1 (1.43%) Symantec
5 1 (1.43%) Tableau