The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Permanent jobs citing SQL 59 56 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 31.05% 35.00% 10.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 72.84% 62.22% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 58 47 21
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 90 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 42.63% 56.25% 55.34%
Number of salaries quoted 65 77 103
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SQL
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

SQL Salary Trend in Halifax

SQL
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Halifax

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 67 (65.05%) Web Services
2 66 (64.08%) XML
3 65 (63.11%) C#
4 54 (52.43%) .NET
5 53 (51.46%) Project Management
6 42 (40.78%) Software Engineering
7 26 (25.24%) MVC
8 25 (24.27%) SOAP
9 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
10 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (19.42%) UDDI
11 20 (19.42%) WSDL
12 18 (17.48%) SQL Server
12 18 (17.48%) Data Analysis
12 18 (17.48%) .NET Framework
13 17 (16.50%) XSLT
13 17 (16.50%) SOA
14 16 (15.53%) VB
15 15 (14.56%) Oracle
15 15 (14.56%) Project Planning
16 14 (13.59%) Visual Studio
16 14 (13.59%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (10.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 11 (10.68%) T-SQL
18 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
19 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
20 7 (6.80%) WCF
21 6 (5.83%) Java
21 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 6 (5.83%) Software Testing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (1.94%) SAS
1 2 (1.94%) CMS
2 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.88%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.97%) MS Access
7 1 (0.97%) DTS
7 1 (0.97%) Adabas
7 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.97%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (13.59%) Visual Studio
1 14 (13.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (10.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.97%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (5.83%) Finance
2 2 (1.94%) Advertising
2 2 (1.94%) Publishing
3 1 (0.97%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (49.51%) Developer
2 37 (35.92%) Software Developer
3 24 (23.30%) Senior Developer
4 23 (22.33%) Analyst
5 22 (21.36%) .NET Developer
6 20 (19.42%) .NET Software Developer
7 17 (16.50%) Business Analyst
7 17 (16.50%) Senior Software Developer
8 15 (14.56%) Team Leader
8 15 (14.56%) Development Team Leader
8 15 (14.56%) .NET Team Leader
9 14 (13.59%) Software Development Team Leader
9 14 (13.59%) Software Team Leader
10 7 (6.80%) Software Engineer
10 7 (6.80%) DBA
11 6 (5.83%) SQL DBA
12 4 (3.88%) Java Developer
12 4 (3.88%) Administrator
12 4 (3.88%) Graduate
13 3 (2.91%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (65.05%) Web Services
2 66 (64.08%) XML
3 54 (52.43%) .NET
4 25 (24.27%) SOAP
5 20 (19.42%) UDDI
5 20 (19.42%) WSDL
6 18 (17.48%) .NET Framework
7 17 (16.50%) XSLT
8 7 (6.80%) WCF
9 4 (3.88%) J2EE
10 2 (1.94%) CSS
10 2 (1.94%) HTML
10 2 (1.94%) Spring
10 2 (1.94%) Ajax
10 2 (1.94%) jQuery
10 2 (1.94%) HTML5
10 2 (1.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.88%) Replication
2 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.97%) User Experience
4 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.97%) Statistics
4 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.97%) Social Media
4 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.97%) Windows
1 1 (0.97%) Android
1 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (51.46%) Project Management
2 42 (40.78%) Software Engineering
3 26 (25.24%) MVC
4 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (17.48%) Data Analysis
6 17 (16.50%) SOA
7 15 (14.56%) Project Planning
8 6 (5.83%) Software Testing
8 6 (5.83%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (4.85%) TDD
10 4 (3.88%) Asset Management
10 4 (3.88%) Regression Testing
10 4 (3.88%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (3.88%) Test Scripting
10 4 (3.88%) Test Strategy
10 4 (3.88%) Automation Testing
11 3 (2.91%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (2.91%) OO
11 3 (2.91%) OOD
11 3 (2.91%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 65 (63.11%) C#
2 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
3 16 (15.53%) VB
4 11 (10.68%) T-SQL
5 6 (5.83%) VB6
5 6 (5.83%) Java
6 4 (3.88%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.94%) PHP
7 2 (1.94%) C
7 2 (1.94%) X++
8 1 (0.97%) Lua
8 1 (0.97%) R
8 1 (0.97%) C++
8 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.91%) ISEB
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) QA
2 3 (2.91%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (14.56%) Oracle
2 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.97%) Adobe
3 1 (0.97%) Baan
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