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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 5 56 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 6.58% 35.67% 52.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.15% 51.38% 63.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 50 74
Average salary £38,250 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.27% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £19,950 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
33 109 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 43.42% 69.43% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 98 117
Average salary £31,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bolton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (42.31%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) C#
3 8 (30.77%) .NET
3 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) TDD
4 7 (26.92%) MS Office
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 6 (23.08%) OOP
5 6 (23.08%) MVC
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
6 5 (19.23%) NHS
6 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 5 (19.23%) HTML5
6 5 (19.23%) WCF
6 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
6 5 (19.23%) SOLID
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (15.38%) ReSharper
7 4 (15.38%) Moq
7 4 (15.38%) SpecFlow
7 4 (15.38%) CSS
7 4 (15.38%) Web Services
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (11.54%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
2 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.69%) OLAP
6 2 (7.69%) QlikView
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Moq
1 4 (15.38%) NUnit
1 4 (15.38%) ReSharper
1 4 (15.38%) SpecFlow
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Mercurial
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
2 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Web Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (11.54%) CMS Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) IT Support
6 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
6 3 (11.54%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Web Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (7.69%) HTML Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Junior
7 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Junior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) .NET
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
4 5 (19.23%) HTML5
4 5 (19.23%) WCF
5 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (11.54%) BREW
6 3 (11.54%) Entity Framework
6 3 (11.54%) LINQ
6 3 (11.54%) SOAP
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.85%) jQuery
8 1 (3.85%) XML
8 1 (3.85%) XSD
8 1 (3.85%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) NHS
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) TDD
2 6 (23.08%) MVC
2 6 (23.08%) OOP
3 5 (19.23%) SOLID
4 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.54%) Web Application Development
4 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) High Availability
6 1 (3.85%) OO
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) C#
2 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) PHP
3 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.69%) VB
4 2 (7.69%) VBA
4 2 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
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