The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 7 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 32 8 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 23.53% 10.67% 35.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.78% 20.51% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 54
Median salary £35,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £31,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £49,000
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 Bolton region.

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
87 39 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 63.97% 52.00% 68.21%
Number of salaries quoted 81 36 105
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £40,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

SQL
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

SQL Salary Trend in Bolton

SQL
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bolton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bolton region with a requirement for SQL.

1 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
3 20 (40.82%) .NET
4 19 (38.78%) C#
5 13 (26.53%) Web Services
6 11 (22.45%) T-SQL
6 11 (22.45%) MVC
6 11 (22.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
8 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
9 8 (16.33%) OpenText MBPM
9 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
10 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 6 (12.24%) WinForms
11 6 (12.24%) JIRA
11 6 (12.24%) WPF
11 6 (12.24%) BPMN
11 6 (12.24%) MySQL
11 6 (12.24%) Oracle
11 6 (12.24%) HTML
11 6 (12.24%) User Stories
12 5 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (10.20%) SDLC
12 5 (10.20%) Case Management
12 5 (10.20%) Workflow
12 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (10.20%) JavaScript

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (2.04%) CMS
1 1 (2.04%) NServiceBus
1 1 (2.04%) OpenEdge
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) OpenText MBPM
2 4 (8.16%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
5 6 (12.24%) MySQL
6 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (6.12%) Big Data
7 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (4.08%) QlikView
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.04%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) JIRA
2 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.08%) Gerrit
5 2 (4.08%) Moq
6 1 (2.04%) Log4Net
6 1 (2.04%) NUnit
6 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.04%) Selenium
6 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
1 2 (4.08%) Legal
1 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Software Developer
3 9 (18.37%) SQL Developer
4 8 (16.33%) .NET Developer
5 7 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) DBA
7 5 (10.20%) SQL DBA
8 4 (8.16%) Administrator
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.16%) BPM Developer
8 4 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Junior
8 4 (8.16%) Junior Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Case Management Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.82%) .NET
2 13 (26.53%) Web Services
3 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
4 6 (12.24%) HTML
4 6 (12.24%) WinForms
4 6 (12.24%) WPF
5 5 (10.20%) CSS
6 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.12%) Entity Framework
7 3 (6.12%) SOAP
8 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.08%) AutoMapper
8 2 (4.08%) HTML5
8 2 (4.08%) jQuery
8 2 (4.08%) JSON
8 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (4.08%) WCF
9 1 (2.04%) Lambda Expressions
9 1 (2.04%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.12%) Tandem
2 2 (4.08%) Clustering
2 2 (4.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) iPad
3 1 (2.04%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) MVC
3 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.24%) BPMN
4 6 (12.24%) User Stories
5 5 (10.20%) Case Management
5 5 (10.20%) OO
5 5 (10.20%) OOD
5 5 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (10.20%) SDLC
5 5 (10.20%) Workflow
6 4 (8.16%) Kanban
6 4 (8.16%) MVVM
6 4 (8.16%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (8.16%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (8.16%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (8.16%) Scrum
6 4 (8.16%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.12%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.12%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) C#
2 11 (22.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.16%) C
4 4 (8.16%) C++
5 2 (4.08%) Java
5 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.08%) VBA
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) Ruby
6 1 (2.04%) VB
6 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.16%) MCITP
2 4 (8.16%) MCTS
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) IBM
3 4 (8.16%) Kofax
3 4 (8.16%) Software AG
4 2 (4.08%) Pega
4 2 (4.08%) TIBCO
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