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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 32 26 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 18.08% 30.95% 36.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.55% 44.83% 51.40%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 29
Median salary £40,000 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £40,850 £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
83 58 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 46.89% 69.05% 70.86%
Number of salaries quoted 68 30 53
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Belfast

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (40.48%) HTML
2 16 (38.10%) .NET
3 15 (35.71%) XML
3 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 14 (33.33%) C#
5 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
5 13 (30.95%) Windows
6 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 10 (23.81%) Degree
8 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
8 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
8 9 (21.43%) Linux
8 9 (21.43%) Web Services
8 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 8 (19.05%) ERP
9 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (19.05%) Unix
9 8 (19.05%) Workflow
9 8 (19.05%) .NET Framework
10 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 7 (16.67%) HTML5
10 7 (16.67%) Java
11 6 (14.29%) Oracle
11 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (14.29%) jQuery
11 6 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
12 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (11.90%) Retail

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 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
3 2 (4.76%) Confluence
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) Drupal
4 1 (2.38%) JBoss
4 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (4.76%) Sage 200
2 2 (4.76%) Sage 50
2 2 (4.76%) SAP Business One
2 2 (4.76%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.52%) SaaS
3 3 (7.14%) Office 365
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Intranet
2 1 (2.38%) DHCP
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (9.52%) MySQL
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.76%) EDRMS
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.38%) OLAP
7 1 (2.38%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 3 (7.14%) JDeveloper
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
1 5 (11.90%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Billing
2 3 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (11.90%) Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Data Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Administrator
4 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 3 (7.14%) Business Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) E-Business Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Web Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) HTML
2 16 (38.10%) .NET
3 15 (35.71%) XML
4 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 9 (21.43%) Web Services
6 8 (19.05%) .NET Framework
7 7 (16.67%) HTML5
8 6 (14.29%) jQuery
9 5 (11.90%) CSS
10 4 (9.52%) JSON
10 4 (9.52%) MDX
10 4 (9.52%) OLE
10 4 (9.52%) REST
10 4 (9.52%) WCF
11 3 (7.14%) Ajax
11 3 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
11 3 (7.14%) Middleware
12 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
12 2 (4.76%) Java EE
12 2 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) User Experience
2 4 (9.52%) Visualisation
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.38%) Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.38%) Derivative
5 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Linux
3 8 (19.05%) Unix
4 2 (4.76%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) ERP
1 8 (19.05%) Workflow
2 6 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (11.90%) Change Management
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.52%) Analytics
4 4 (9.52%) Data Analytics
4 4 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (9.52%) ETL
4 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.52%) Predictive Analytics
4 4 (9.52%) Project Management
4 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 4 (9.52%) SOA
5 3 (7.14%) Case Management
5 3 (7.14%) Presales
5 3 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (7.14%) Time Management
5 3 (7.14%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) C#
2 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (9.52%) C
4 4 (9.52%) PHP
4 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.52%) VBScript
5 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) CISSP
3 3 (7.14%) GCIA
3 3 (7.14%) GCIH
3 3 (7.14%) PhD
4 2 (4.76%) SANS
5 1 (2.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) HL7
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco
3 3 (7.14%) NetSuite
3 3 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.76%) Apple
4 2 (4.76%) Epicor
4 2 (4.76%) IBM
4 2 (4.76%) Infor
4 2 (4.76%) Pegasus
4 2 (4.76%) Sage
4 2 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Sun
5 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
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