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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 11 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 10.68% 26.03% 27.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.19% 45.78% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 25
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -42.50%
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
42 83 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 40.78% 56.85% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 36 43 58
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 May 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Belfast

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 15 (53.57%) XML
2 14 (50.00%) HTML
3 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
5 10 (35.71%) .NET
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 10 (35.71%) Java
5 10 (35.71%) C#
5 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
6 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 8 (28.57%) Relational Database
7 7 (25.00%) CSS
7 7 (25.00%) Linux
8 6 (21.43%) Unix
8 6 (21.43%) Windows
8 6 (21.43%) Web Services
8 6 (21.43%) HTML5
9 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
9 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
9 5 (17.86%) RDBMS
9 5 (17.86%) Workflow
9 5 (17.86%) Finance
9 5 (17.86%) Ajax
9 5 (17.86%) Degree
9 5 (17.86%) QA
9 5 (17.86%) jQuery
10 4 (14.29%) JSON
10 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
10 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 4 (14.29%) VB.NET

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 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.57%) SAS
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.86%) RDBMS
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (10.71%) MySQL
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JDeveloper
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Advertising
2 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Business Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) E-Business Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) PHP Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) XML
2 14 (50.00%) HTML
3 10 (35.71%) .NET
4 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 7 (25.00%) CSS
6 6 (21.43%) HTML5
6 6 (21.43%) Web Services
7 5 (17.86%) Ajax
7 5 (17.86%) jQuery
8 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 4 (14.29%) JSON
8 4 (14.29%) REST
9 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
9 3 (10.71%) Java EE
9 3 (10.71%) LINQ
9 3 (10.71%) Middleware
9 3 (10.71%) Spring
10 2 (7.14%) J2EE
10 2 (7.14%) OLE
10 2 (7.14%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.57%) Smart Energy
3 1 (3.57%) Social Network
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Unix
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
1 5 (17.86%) Workflow
2 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (10.71%) Change Management
2 3 (10.71%) ERP
2 3 (10.71%) MVC
2 3 (10.71%) Project Management
2 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
2 3 (10.71%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (7.14%) Coaching
3 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (7.14%) SOA
3 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.14%) Web Design
4 1 (3.57%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (3.57%) Open Source
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.57%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (3.57%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) C#
2 10 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
4 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.71%) PHP
5 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.14%) C
6 2 (7.14%) VBScript
7 1 (3.57%) Scala
7 1 (3.57%) VB
7 1 (3.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Postgraduate
5 1 (3.57%) CISSP
5 1 (3.57%) GCIA
5 1 (3.57%) GCIH
5 1 (3.57%) MCITP
5 1 (3.57%) MCTS
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.57%) PhD
5 1 (3.57%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
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