The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birkenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank - 5 1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead - 25.00% 83.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 50.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £34,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.14%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birkenhead region.

Programming Languages Category
Birkenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 84.62% 50.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 3
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Birkenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

SQL
Salary Trend in Birkenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Birkenhead region.

SQL Salary Trend in Birkenhead

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birkenhead region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birkenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birkenhead region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
1 1 (20.00%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Xamarin