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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 3 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 51 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 22.77% 17.92% 22.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.23% 25.68% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 47 18 14
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
130 74 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 58.04% 69.81% 65.15%
Number of salaries quoted 118 59 34
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 21 February 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in Belfast

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 50 (56.82%) Java
2 35 (39.77%) Oracle
3 29 (32.95%) PL/SQL
4 26 (29.55%) SQL Server
4 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (21.59%) WebSphere
5 19 (21.59%) JMS
6 18 (20.45%) TDD
7 16 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 16 (18.18%) Relational Database
8 15 (17.05%) Scrum
8 15 (17.05%) Degree
9 14 (15.91%) Data Protection
9 14 (15.91%) HTML
10 13 (14.77%) .NET
10 13 (14.77%) J2EE
10 13 (14.77%) User Stories
10 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (13.64%) C#
11 12 (13.64%) CSS
12 11 (12.50%) Web Services
12 11 (12.50%) Unix
12 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 11 (12.50%) Front Office
12 11 (12.50%) QA
12 11 (12.50%) Silverlight
13 10 (11.36%) Java EE 5
13 10 (11.36%) ATDD
13 10 (11.36%) Mentoring
14 9 (10.23%) AngularJS

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 19 (21.59%) WebSphere
2 9 (10.23%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.95%) NetWeaver
3 7 (7.95%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (6.82%) JBoss
5 3 (3.41%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.14%) Kentico
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.14%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (10.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.95%) MS Office
2 7 (7.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.14%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) GitHub
2 1 (1.14%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) NAS
1 2 (2.27%) SAN
2 1 (1.14%) LAN
2 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.95%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.14%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.14%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (10.23%) JIRA
2 7 (7.95%) PVCS
3 4 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (4.55%) Selenium
4 3 (3.41%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.41%) Subversion
5 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.14%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (12.50%) Front Office
2 8 (9.09%) Banking
3 7 (7.95%) Retail
4 6 (6.82%) Finance
4 6 (6.82%) Prime Brokerage
5 3 (3.41%) Advertising
5 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.27%) Marketing
7 1 (1.14%) Law
7 1 (1.14%) Legal
7 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (54.55%) Developer
2 35 (39.77%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.05%) Senior Developer
4 14 (15.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (12.50%) Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) QA Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.82%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Applications Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Senior QA Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Xamarin Developer
11 3 (3.41%) .NET Software Developer
12 2 (2.27%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.59%) JMS
2 14 (15.91%) HTML
3 13 (14.77%) .NET
3 13 (14.77%) J2EE
4 12 (13.64%) CSS
5 11 (12.50%) Silverlight
5 11 (12.50%) Web Services
6 10 (11.36%) Java EE 5
7 9 (10.23%) AngularJS
7 9 (10.23%) Java EE
8 8 (9.09%) XML
9 7 (7.95%) Ajax
9 7 (7.95%) EJB
9 7 (7.95%) EJB 3.0
9 7 (7.95%) JAX-WS
9 7 (7.95%) JDBC
9 7 (7.95%) JSF
9 7 (7.95%) JSP
9 7 (7.95%) SOAP
10 6 (6.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.95%) Smart Energy
4 6 (6.82%) SWIFT
5 4 (4.55%) Derivative
5 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.41%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.41%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.14%) Clustering
7 1 (1.14%) CMDB
7 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.14%) EPoS
7 1 (1.14%) FMCG
7 1 (1.14%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.14%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.50%) Unix
2 8 (9.09%) Linux
3 7 (7.95%) Windows
4 4 (4.55%) Android
4 4 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.45%) TDD
3 15 (17.05%) Scrum
4 14 (15.91%) Data Protection
5 13 (14.77%) User Stories
6 10 (11.36%) ATDD
6 10 (11.36%) Mentoring
7 8 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 8 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 8 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 8 (9.09%) Web Development
8 7 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.95%) EAM
9 6 (6.82%) SDLC
9 6 (6.82%) Use Case
10 5 (5.68%) BDD
10 5 (5.68%) Information Security
10 5 (5.68%) Integration Testing
10 5 (5.68%) Mathematics
10 5 (5.68%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (56.82%) Java
2 29 (32.95%) PL/SQL
3 16 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 12 (13.64%) C#
5 8 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.82%) Scala
7 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.27%) C++
8 2 (2.27%) PHP
8 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (17.05%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.41%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) QA
2 8 (9.09%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.14%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Docker
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.14%) SCCM
1 1 (1.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 35 (39.77%) Oracle
2 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.09%) IBM
3 8 (9.09%) SAP
4 4 (4.55%) Actimize
4 4 (4.55%) Cognizant
4 4 (4.55%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.27%) Adobe
5 2 (2.27%) VMware
6 1 (1.14%) Apple
6 1 (1.14%) Google
6 1 (1.14%) HP
6 1 (1.14%) Snow
6 1 (1.14%) Symantec
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