The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 16 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 13 38 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 9.56% 30.40% 34.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.81% 48.72% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 35
Median salary £35,000 £33,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -26.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
SQL
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57 78 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 41.91% 62.40% 66.43%
Number of salaries quoted 52 41 59
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SQL
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

SQL Salary Trend in Belfast

SQL
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Belfast

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for SQL.

1 17 (53.13%) HTML
1 17 (53.13%) XML
2 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
4 10 (31.25%) C#
4 10 (31.25%) .NET
4 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
4 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
5 9 (28.13%) Windows
5 9 (28.13%) Linux
5 9 (28.13%) Java
6 8 (25.00%) Unix
6 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (21.88%) Workflow
8 6 (18.75%) CSS
8 6 (18.75%) Web Services
8 6 (18.75%) ERP
8 6 (18.75%) HTML5
9 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
9 5 (15.63%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (15.63%) Degree
9 5 (15.63%) QA
9 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
9 5 (15.63%) Project Management
9 5 (15.63%) Finance
9 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
10 4 (12.50%) Ajax
10 4 (12.50%) OLE
10 4 (12.50%) Oracle

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 3 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Drupal
2 1 (3.13%) JBoss
2 1 (3.13%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.13%) Magento
2 1 (3.13%) Sage 200
2 1 (3.13%) Sage 50
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Business One
2 1 (3.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DHCP
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
1 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) MySQL
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) JDeveloper
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Advertising
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Billing
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Business Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) E-Business Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) PHP Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) HTML
1 17 (53.13%) XML
2 10 (31.25%) .NET
3 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (18.75%) CSS
4 6 (18.75%) HTML5
4 6 (18.75%) Web Services
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
6 4 (12.50%) Ajax
6 4 (12.50%) jQuery
6 4 (12.50%) JSON
6 4 (12.50%) OLE
6 4 (12.50%) REST
7 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
7 3 (9.38%) Java EE
7 3 (9.38%) Middleware
7 3 (9.38%) Spring
8 2 (6.25%) LINQ
8 2 (6.25%) Swing
8 2 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) User Experience
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.25%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (3.13%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (3.13%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.13%) Social Network
4 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Workflow
2 6 (18.75%) ERP
3 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
3 5 (15.63%) Project Management
3 5 (15.63%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.38%) Change Management
4 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.25%) CRM
5 2 (6.25%) MVC
5 2 (6.25%) Open Source
5 2 (6.25%) SOA
5 2 (6.25%) Time Management
5 2 (6.25%) Web Design
5 2 (6.25%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 10 (31.25%) C#
3 9 (28.13%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) C
4 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 4 (12.50%) VBScript
5 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) Python
7 1 (3.13%) Scala
7 1 (3.13%) VB
7 1 (3.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) CISSP
3 3 (9.38%) GCIA
3 3 (9.38%) GCIH
3 3 (9.38%) PhD
3 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) Postgraduate
4 2 (6.25%) SANS
5 1 (3.13%) MCITP
5 1 (3.13%) MCTS
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) NetSuite
3 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) Apple
4 1 (3.13%) Epicor
4 1 (3.13%) Infor
4 1 (3.13%) Pegasus
4 1 (3.13%) Sage
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
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