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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 40 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 27.78% 30.77% 12.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 37.50% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 11
Median salary £50,000 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.58% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,300 £47,500 £50,000
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
80 64 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 55.56% 82.05% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 51 49 34
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,250 £65,000
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 10 December 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Belfast

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 27 (36.49%) Java
2 24 (32.43%) Oracle
3 21 (28.38%) SQL Server
4 19 (25.68%) Degree
4 19 (25.68%) Computer Science
5 17 (22.97%) HTML
5 17 (22.97%) PL/SQL
6 16 (21.62%) .NET
6 16 (21.62%) WebSphere
7 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
8 14 (18.92%) JMS
8 14 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (17.57%) C#
9 13 (17.57%) Web Services
9 13 (17.57%) XML
9 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET
9 13 (17.57%) Unix
9 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (14.86%) Linux
11 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
11 10 (13.51%) Windows
11 10 (13.51%) SAP
11 10 (13.51%) J2EE
12 9 (12.16%) Data Protection
12 9 (12.16%) User Stories
12 9 (12.16%) CSS
12 9 (12.16%) MS Excel
12 9 (12.16%) Scrum
12 9 (12.16%) Relational Database
13 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management

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 16 (21.62%) WebSphere
2 7 (9.46%) NetWeaver
2 7 (9.46%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (8.11%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.05%) CMS
4 3 (4.05%) Confluence
4 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.70%) JBoss
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.35%) Drupal
6 1 (1.35%) Kentico
6 1 (1.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (12.16%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.70%) Sage 200
2 2 (2.70%) Sage 50
2 2 (2.70%) SAP Business One
2 2 (2.70%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.35%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (1.35%) Magento
3 1 (1.35%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) SaaS
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) Office 365
4 1 (1.35%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Intranet
2 2 (2.70%) NAS
2 2 (2.70%) SAN
3 1 (1.35%) HTTP
3 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.16%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.70%) EDRMS
7 2 (2.70%) OLAP
7 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.35%) MySQL
8 1 (1.35%) OLTP
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.35%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) JIRA
2 7 (9.46%) PVCS
3 6 (8.11%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.05%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.05%) Selenium
4 3 (4.05%) Subversion
4 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.11%) Banking
1 6 (8.11%) Prime Brokerage
2 4 (5.41%) Billing
2 4 (5.41%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Front Office
2 4 (5.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Law
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (33.78%) Developer
2 16 (21.62%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.22%) Senior Developer
4 11 (14.86%) Analyst
5 10 (13.51%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Data Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) QA Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Administrator
7 4 (5.41%) Senior QA Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Systems Support
8 3 (4.05%) Systems Support Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Consultant
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.97%) HTML
2 16 (21.62%) .NET
3 14 (18.92%) JMS
4 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET
4 13 (17.57%) Web Services
4 13 (17.57%) XML
5 10 (13.51%) J2EE
6 9 (12.16%) CSS
7 8 (10.81%) Java EE 5
8 7 (9.46%) Ajax
8 7 (9.46%) EJB
8 7 (9.46%) EJB 3.0
8 7 (9.46%) JAX-WS
8 7 (9.46%) JDBC
8 7 (9.46%) JSF
8 7 (9.46%) JSP
8 7 (9.46%) Silverlight
9 6 (8.11%) .NET Framework
10 5 (6.76%) MDX
11 4 (5.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.68%) Computer Science
2 14 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.11%) SWIFT
4 5 (6.76%) Visualisation
5 4 (5.41%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.41%) Derivative
5 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.70%) Clustering
6 2 (2.70%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.35%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.35%) FMCG
7 1 (1.35%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.35%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Unix
2 11 (14.86%) Linux
3 10 (13.51%) Windows
4 2 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.16%) Data Protection
2 9 (12.16%) Scrum
2 9 (12.16%) User Stories
3 8 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management
3 8 (10.81%) ERP
3 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
3 8 (10.81%) TDD
4 7 (9.46%) Analytics
4 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
5 6 (8.11%) ATDD
5 6 (8.11%) CRM
5 6 (8.11%) Data Analytics
5 6 (8.11%) ETL
5 6 (8.11%) Use Case
5 6 (8.11%) Workflow
6 5 (6.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 5 (6.76%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (6.76%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.49%) Java
2 17 (22.97%) PL/SQL
3 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
4 13 (17.57%) C#
5 8 (10.81%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.05%) C
6 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.70%) PHP
7 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.70%) Scala
7 2 (2.70%) VB
7 2 (2.70%) VBScript
8 1 (1.35%) Perl
8 1 (1.35%) Python
8 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (25.68%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) CISSP
3 2 (2.70%) GCIA
3 2 (2.70%) GCIH
3 2 (2.70%) PhD
4 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) ISO 9001
2 6 (8.11%) QA
3 3 (4.05%) SLA
4 1 (1.35%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (1.35%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) Oracle
2 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.51%) SAP
3 8 (10.81%) IBM
4 5 (6.76%) NetSuite
5 4 (5.41%) Actimize
5 4 (5.41%) Cisco
5 4 (5.41%) Cognizant
5 4 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.05%) Apple
7 2 (2.70%) Adobe
7 2 (2.70%) Epicor
7 2 (2.70%) Infor
7 2 (2.70%) Pegasus
7 2 (2.70%) Sage
7 2 (2.70%) VMware
8 1 (1.35%) Google
8 1 (1.35%) HP
8 1 (1.35%) Sun
8 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
Belfast
Washington Frank
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18040 - £32472 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21648 - £32472 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 + extensive benefits package
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Belfast, County Antrim
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Salary: £18040 - £32472 per annum
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21648 - £28864 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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