The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 8 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 40.00% 5.00% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 72.73% 9.09% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 5
Average salary £30,000 £47,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% +86.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,350 £47,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £47,500 £31,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 55.00% 55.00% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 9
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

SQL
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

SQL Salary Trend in Dudley

SQL
Salary Histogram in Dudley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Dudley region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Dudley

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) PHP
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) QA
4 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 4 (33.33%) QMS
4 4 (33.33%) User Experience
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) VC++
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 2 (16.67%) Process Management
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) WCF
7 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
7 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (8.33%) SCADA

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) FoxPro Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) EPoS
2 1 (8.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 4 (33.33%) QMS
1 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) VC++
4 2 (16.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle