Period
to 22 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 8 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 93 155 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 20.22% 25.33% 25.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.33% 40.05% 44.84%
Number of salaries quoted 85 175 186
Worcestershire median annual salary £44,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £22,200 £20,400 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,408 £52,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,125 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.81% +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 256 387 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 55.65% 63.24% 57.23%
Number of salaries quoted 219 377 349
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £52,895 £50,000 £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 22 July 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 July 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 38 £44,449 +18.53% 5
Redditch +2 30 £42,500 +21.43% 7
Malvern +5 10 £45,000 +102.25%
Bromsgrove +2 5 £26,000 -45.26% 1
Kidderminster +2 5 £28,500 -21.92% 1
Evesham 0 2 £33,750 -3.57%
Pershore - 1 £37,000 -
SQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 44 (47.31%) .NET
2 41 (44.09%) C#
3 37 (39.78%) Microsoft
3 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
5 29 (31.18%) Degree
6 26 (27.96%) T-SQL
7 25 (26.88%) SQL Server
8 21 (22.58%) ASP.NET
9 18 (19.35%) Windows
10 17 (18.28%) MVC
11 16 (17.20%) Oracle
11 16 (17.20%) HTML
11 16 (17.20%) Windows Server
12 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (16.13%) Mentoring
12 15 (16.13%) SDLC
12 15 (16.13%) Java
12 15 (16.13%) Linux
12 15 (16.13%) JSON
12 15 (16.13%) jQuery
12 15 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (16.13%) AngularJS
13 14 (15.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (15.05%) Microsoft Excel
13 14 (15.05%) CSS
13 14 (15.05%) Problem-Solving
14 13 (13.98%) VMware
14 13 (13.98%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (13.98%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (8.60%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.38%) IIS
2 5 (5.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.15%) Drupal
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.15%) WordPress
4 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (11.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) SAP Business One
2 2 (2.15%) NetSuite
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.08%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 1 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) GitHub
2 9 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.60%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (8.60%) CloudFront
4 5 (5.38%) Serverless
5 2 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.90%) Internet
2 4 (4.30%) LAN
2 4 (4.30%) WAN
3 3 (3.23%) DNS
3 3 (3.23%) DSL
3 3 (3.23%) MPLS
4 1 (1.08%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.08%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.08%) Skype
4 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (8.60%) MongoDB
2 8 (8.60%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.15%) MySQL
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.15%) Power BI
6 2 (2.15%) QlikView
7 1 (1.08%) Ingres
7 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.60%) GoCD
2 8 (8.60%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.15%) JDeveloper
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (10.75%) Multimedia
2 6 (6.45%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.30%) Electronics
3 4 (4.30%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.23%) Advertising
4 3 (3.23%) Automotive
4 3 (3.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (48.39%) Developer
2 16 (17.20%) .NET Developer
2 16 (17.20%) Senior Developer
3 13 (13.98%) Analyst
4 12 (12.90%) Lead .NET Developer
4 12 (12.90%) Lead Developer
4 12 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (11.83%) Consultant
6 10 (10.75%) IT Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) IT Consultant
7 8 (8.60%) Linux Consultant
7 8 (8.60%) SQL Developer
8 7 (7.53%) IT Support
9 5 (5.38%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Support Technician
10 4 (4.30%) Desktop Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (47.31%) .NET
2 21 (22.58%) ASP.NET
3 16 (17.20%) HTML
4 15 (16.13%) AngularJS
4 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (16.13%) jQuery
4 15 (16.13%) JSON
5 14 (15.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 14 (15.05%) CSS
6 13 (13.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (13.98%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (8.60%) Elastic Stack
7 8 (8.60%) Web Services
8 3 (3.23%) HTML5
8 3 (3.23%) XML
9 2 (2.15%) CSS3
9 2 (2.15%) LAMP
9 2 (2.15%) Laravel
10 1 (1.08%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.75%) Driving Licence
3 8 (8.60%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.15%) Photography
7 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.08%) Replication
7 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.35%) Windows
2 16 (17.20%) Windows Server
3 15 (16.13%) Linux
4 4 (4.30%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.23%) Android
5 3 (3.23%) Unix
5 3 (3.23%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.28%) MVC
3 15 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (16.13%) Mentoring
3 15 (16.13%) SDLC
4 14 (15.05%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (12.90%) OO
6 11 (11.83%) Continuous Deployment
7 10 (10.75%) BDD
7 10 (10.75%) OOP
7 10 (10.75%) TDD
8 9 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (9.68%) High Availability
9 8 (8.60%) Virtual Environments
10 7 (7.53%) ITIL
11 6 (6.45%) Scrum
12 5 (5.38%) B2B
12 5 (5.38%) ERP
12 5 (5.38%) Quality Management
13 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 41 (44.09%) C#
2 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 26 (27.96%) T-SQL
4 15 (16.13%) Java
5 9 (9.68%) PHP
6 8 (8.60%) Bash Shell
6 8 (8.60%) Jython
6 8 (8.60%) Python
7 6 (6.45%) Perl
8 5 (5.38%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.30%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 4 (4.30%) VBScript
10 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.23%) VB
11 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.08%) C++
12 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (31.18%) Degree
2 12 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (8.60%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.08%) ISEB
4 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) QA
2 4 (4.30%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.15%) COBIT
4 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.60%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.60%) Docker
2 8 (8.60%) Xen
3 3 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.08%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) Ansible
1 8 (8.60%) Graphite
1 8 (8.60%) Kibana
1 8 (8.60%) Kubernetes
1 8 (8.60%) logstash
1 8 (8.60%) Nagios
2 3 (3.23%) AirWatch
2 3 (3.23%) WSUS
3 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (39.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.20%) Oracle
3 13 (13.98%) VMware
4 7 (7.53%) Xamarin
5 4 (4.30%) Cisco
6 3 (3.23%) Citrix
6 3 (3.23%) SAP
7 2 (2.15%) Epicor
7 2 (2.15%) Infor
7 2 (2.15%) Sage
7 2 (2.15%) Tableau
7 2 (2.15%) Xero
8 1 (1.08%) Capita
8 1 (1.08%) HP
8 1 (1.08%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.08%) Sun
8 1 (1.08%) Symantec