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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 33 10 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 21.85% 22.22% 35.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.25% 32.26% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 20
Median salary £40,000 £30,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £27,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
80 31 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 52.98% 68.89% 71.92%
Number of salaries quoted 66 26 42
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 August 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Belfast

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (40.91%) HTML
2 15 (34.09%) .NET
2 15 (34.09%) XML
3 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
4 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
5 12 (27.27%) C#
6 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (25.00%) Windows
6 11 (25.00%) Degree
6 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 9 (20.45%) Linux
7 9 (20.45%) Web Services
7 9 (20.45%) Unix
7 9 (20.45%) ERP
7 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (18.18%) Workflow
8 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
9 7 (15.91%) Translating Business Requirements
9 7 (15.91%) HTML5
9 7 (15.91%) Oracle
10 6 (13.64%) Java
10 6 (13.64%) CSS
10 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 6 (13.64%) Change Management
10 6 (13.64%) Retail
10 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (13.64%) jQuery
11 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework

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 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) CMS
2 3 (6.82%) Confluence
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) Drupal
4 1 (2.27%) JBoss
4 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (4.55%) Sage 200
2 2 (4.55%) Sage 50
2 2 (4.55%) SAP Business One
2 2 (4.55%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.36%) SaaS
3 3 (6.82%) Office 365
4 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (2.27%) DHCP
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.09%) MySQL
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.55%) EDRMS
6 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.27%) OLAP
7 1 (2.27%) OLTP
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Eclipse
1 3 (6.82%) JDeveloper
1 3 (6.82%) JIRA
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.64%) Retail
2 4 (9.09%) Billing
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Developer
2 5 (11.36%) Consultant
2 5 (11.36%) Data Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Administrator
3 4 (9.09%) Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Business Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) E-Business Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) PHP Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Systems Support
4 3 (6.82%) Systems Support Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) HTML
2 15 (34.09%) .NET
2 15 (34.09%) XML
3 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (20.45%) Web Services
5 7 (15.91%) HTML5
6 6 (13.64%) CSS
6 6 (13.64%) jQuery
7 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
7 5 (11.36%) MDX
8 4 (9.09%) JSON
8 4 (9.09%) OLE
8 4 (9.09%) REST
8 4 (9.09%) WCF
9 3 (6.82%) Ajax
9 3 (6.82%) Apache Cordova
9 3 (6.82%) Middleware
10 2 (4.55%) J2EE
10 2 (4.55%) Java EE
10 2 (4.55%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.36%) Visualisation
3 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 4 (9.09%) User Experience
4 2 (4.55%) Clustering
4 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.27%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.27%) Derivative
5 1 (2.27%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) ERP
2 8 (18.18%) Workflow
3 7 (15.91%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (13.64%) Change Management
5 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) Analytics
5 5 (11.36%) Data Analytics
5 5 (11.36%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (11.36%) ETL
5 5 (11.36%) Predictive Analytics
6 4 (9.09%) Case Management
6 4 (9.09%) CRM
6 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.09%) Project Management
6 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 4 (9.09%) SOA
6 4 (9.09%) Time Management
6 4 (9.09%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 12 (27.27%) C#
3 6 (13.64%) Java
4 5 (11.36%) PHP
4 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
5 4 (9.09%) C
5 4 (9.09%) VBScript
6 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.55%) VB
8 1 (2.27%) Perl
8 1 (2.27%) Python
8 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) CISSP
3 3 (6.82%) GCIA
3 3 (6.82%) GCIH
3 3 (6.82%) PhD
4 2 (4.55%) SANS
5 1 (2.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (6.82%) SLA
3 1 (2.27%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco
3 4 (9.09%) NetSuite
3 4 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.55%) Apple
4 2 (4.55%) Epicor
4 2 (4.55%) IBM
4 2 (4.55%) Infor
4 2 (4.55%) Pegasus
4 2 (4.55%) Sage
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) Sun
5 1 (2.27%) TIBCO
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