The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 37 102 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 23.42% 55.14% 39.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.27% 73.91% 65.48%
Number of salaries quoted 35 99 47
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
SQL
Manchester

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
102 138 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 64.56% 74.59% 60.43%
Number of salaries quoted 88 130 76
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bolton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 65 (61.90%) .NET
2 63 (60.00%) MVC
3 60 (57.14%) C#
4 55 (52.38%) ASP.NET
5 49 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 49 (46.67%) SQL Server
6 43 (40.95%) TDD
7 42 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (36.19%) Microsoft
9 36 (34.29%) HTML
9 36 (34.29%) jQuery
10 34 (32.38%) T-SQL
11 29 (27.62%) MS Excel
12 27 (25.71%) Windows
13 24 (22.86%) CSS
13 24 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 20 (19.05%) .NET Framework
15 19 (18.10%) NHibernate
16 18 (17.14%) HTML5
17 16 (15.24%) VB.NET
17 16 (15.24%) QA
17 16 (15.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 16 (15.24%) CSS3
18 15 (14.29%) OO
18 15 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (14.29%) Software Testing
18 15 (14.29%) WCF
19 14 (13.33%) Web Development
19 14 (13.33%) BDD
20 13 (12.38%) SQL Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.81%) IIS
4 2 (1.90%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (27.62%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.67%) MS Office
3 2 (1.90%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.52%) HTTP
2 6 (5.71%) Intranet
3 3 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.90%) OLAP
7 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (10.48%) NUnit
1 11 (10.48%) TeamCity
2 10 (9.52%) ReSharper
2 10 (9.52%) Mercurial
2 10 (9.52%) Moq
2 10 (9.52%) SpecFlow
2 10 (9.52%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.81%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.95%) Selenium
4 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (8.57%) Retail
2 8 (7.62%) Advertising
3 5 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (0.95%) Finance
4 1 (0.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (74.29%) Developer
2 25 (23.81%) .NET Developer
3 23 (21.90%) C# Developer
3 23 (21.90%) Web Developer
4 20 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (17.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (16.19%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (14.29%) Software Developer
8 14 (13.33%) Senior Developer
9 12 (11.43%) Test Engineer
10 11 (10.48%) Software Engineer
11 10 (9.52%) Senior Web Developer
11 10 (9.52%) Software Test Engineer
12 9 (8.57%) Applications Support
13 5 (4.76%) Support Engineer
13 5 (4.76%) Applications Support Engineer
13 5 (4.76%) Database Developer
14 4 (3.81%) Applications Support Analyst
14 4 (3.81%) Senior Java Developer
14 4 (3.81%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (61.90%) .NET
2 55 (52.38%) ASP.NET
3 42 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (34.29%) HTML
4 36 (34.29%) jQuery
5 24 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 24 (22.86%) CSS
6 20 (19.05%) .NET Framework
7 19 (18.10%) NHibernate
8 18 (17.14%) HTML5
9 16 (15.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 16 (15.24%) CSS3
10 15 (14.29%) WCF
11 10 (9.52%) WinForms
12 9 (8.57%) Web Services
13 8 (7.62%) COM+
13 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (7.62%) Dojo
14 7 (6.67%) Classic ASP
14 7 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.81%) NHS
2 4 (3.81%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.95%) iSeries
4 1 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.95%) Social Media
4 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.95%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.71%) Windows
2 6 (5.71%) Android
3 3 (2.86%) Windows CE
3 3 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (2.86%) UNIX
4 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (60.00%) MVC
2 43 (40.95%) TDD
3 15 (14.29%) OO
3 15 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 15 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (13.33%) Web Development
4 14 (13.33%) BDD
5 11 (10.48%) Test Automation
5 11 (10.48%) Unit Testing
6 10 (9.52%) Load Testing
6 10 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (9.52%) Automated Testing
7 9 (8.57%) OOD
7 9 (8.57%) Pair Programming
8 8 (7.62%) E-Commerce
8 8 (7.62%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (6.67%) Scrum
10 6 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.71%) Refactoring
11 5 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (57.14%) C#
2 49 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 34 (32.38%) T-SQL
4 16 (15.24%) VB.NET
5 12 (11.43%) Java
6 5 (4.76%) VBScript
7 2 (1.90%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.90%) C
8 1 (0.95%) VB6
8 1 (0.95%) Ruby
8 1 (0.95%) RPG/400
8 1 (0.95%) RPG IV
8 1 (0.95%) VB
8 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.95%) RPG
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) ISEB
1 10 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 4 (3.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.24%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 38 (36.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (1.90%) Novell
3 2 (1.90%) Pegasus
3 2 (1.90%) Sage
3 2 (1.90%) VMware
4 1 (0.95%) Google
4 1 (0.95%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.95%) Tableau
4 1 (0.95%) Twitter
4 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.95%) Sybase
Bolton
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, £100 clothing, childcare vouchers
Posted: 10 days ago