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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 39 13 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 31.20% 25.49% 32.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.75% 38.24% 43.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 11
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 34 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 64.00% 66.67% 75.78%
Number of salaries quoted 60 30 30
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 25 September 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Belfast

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 19 (37.25%) HTML
2 17 (33.33%) XML
3 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
4 14 (27.45%) .NET
4 14 (27.45%) Degree
4 14 (27.45%) Computer Science
5 13 (25.49%) Oracle
5 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
6 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 11 (21.57%) C#
7 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
7 11 (21.57%) Windows
8 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
8 10 (19.61%) ERP
8 10 (19.61%) Java
9 9 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (17.65%) Workflow
10 8 (15.69%) JMS
10 8 (15.69%) Linux
10 8 (15.69%) PL/SQL
10 8 (15.69%) Web Services
10 8 (15.69%) CSS
10 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
11 7 (13.73%) Translating Business Requirements
11 7 (13.73%) Unix
12 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (11.76%) Change Management
12 6 (11.76%) Eclipse
12 6 (11.76%) Mentoring

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 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
1 5 (9.80%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) CMS
3 3 (5.88%) Confluence
3 3 (5.88%) NetWeaver
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.96%) Drupal
5 1 (1.96%) JBoss
5 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
2 5 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.92%) Sage 200
2 2 (3.92%) Sage 50
2 2 (3.92%) SAP Business One
2 2 (3.92%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.84%) SaaS
3 3 (5.88%) Office 365
4 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Intranet
2 1 (1.96%) DHCP
2 1 (1.96%) DNS
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.84%) MySQL
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.92%) EDRMS
8 1 (1.96%) OLAP
8 1 (1.96%) OLTP
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.88%) JDeveloper
2 3 (5.88%) JIRA
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (5.88%) PVCS
2 3 (5.88%) Subversion
2 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.76%) Retail
2 4 (7.84%) Billing
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Developer
2 8 (15.69%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) Senior Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Consultant
5 5 (9.80%) Data Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Business Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Support
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) HTML
2 17 (33.33%) XML
3 14 (27.45%) .NET
4 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
5 8 (15.69%) CSS
5 8 (15.69%) JMS
5 8 (15.69%) Web Services
6 6 (11.76%) Ajax
6 6 (11.76%) HTML5
6 6 (11.76%) jQuery
6 6 (11.76%) JSON
7 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
7 5 (9.80%) J2EE
7 5 (9.80%) MDX
8 4 (7.84%) WCF
9 3 (5.88%) Drools
9 3 (5.88%) EJB 3.0
9 3 (5.88%) GWT
9 3 (5.88%) Java EE 5
9 3 (5.88%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.80%) Visualisation
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Data Integration
3 4 (7.84%) SWIFT
4 3 (5.88%) User Experience
5 2 (3.92%) Clustering
5 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.96%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.96%) Derivative
6 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Linux
3 7 (13.73%) Unix
4 2 (3.92%) Android
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) ERP
2 9 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (17.65%) Workflow
3 7 (13.73%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.76%) Change Management
4 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.80%) Analytics
5 5 (9.80%) CRM
5 5 (9.80%) Data Analytics
5 5 (9.80%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (9.80%) ETL
5 5 (9.80%) Predictive Analytics
6 4 (7.84%) Case Management
6 4 (7.84%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.84%) Time Management
6 4 (7.84%) Use Case
6 4 (7.84%) Web Development
6 4 (7.84%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 11 (21.57%) C#
3 10 (19.61%) Java
4 8 (15.69%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.80%) PHP
6 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.92%) C
7 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.92%) VB
7 2 (3.92%) VBScript
8 1 (1.96%) Perl
8 1 (1.96%) Python
8 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) CISSP
3 2 (3.92%) GCIA
3 2 (3.92%) GCIH
3 2 (3.92%) PhD
4 1 (1.96%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.88%) QA
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
1 13 (25.49%) Oracle
2 5 (9.80%) NetSuite
2 5 (9.80%) SAP
3 4 (7.84%) Cisco
3 4 (7.84%) IBM
3 4 (7.84%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.92%) Apple
4 2 (3.92%) Epicor
4 2 (3.92%) Infor
4 2 (3.92%) Pegasus
4 2 (3.92%) Sage
5 1 (1.96%) Sun
5 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
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