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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 7 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 24.14% 13.04% 44.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.18% 42.86% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 8
Average salary £36,500 £22,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.22% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £22,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
17 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 58.62% 30.43% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 10
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £43,000
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 30 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Dudley

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) PHP
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) VC++
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) XenApp
5 2 (14.29%) XenServer
5 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 2 (14.29%) vSphere
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) User Experience
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) QA
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 2 (14.29%) QMS
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Field Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 2 (14.29%) JSP
2 2 (14.29%) J2EE
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) EPoS
2 1 (7.14%) AS400
2 1 (7.14%) SCADA
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 2 (14.29%) QMS
2 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 2 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) VC++
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
2 2 (14.29%) XenServer
2 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle