The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 49 47 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 27.84% 27.49% 29.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 65.33% 62.67% 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 52
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £27,650 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
75 75 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 42.61% 43.86% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 62 58 66
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 August 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Halifax

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for SQL.

1 50 (67.57%) SQL Server
2 38 (51.35%) Finance
3 37 (50.00%) .NET
4 35 (47.30%) C#
5 33 (44.59%) Web Services
5 33 (44.59%) WCF
6 32 (43.24%) WinForms
6 32 (43.24%) T-SQL
7 31 (41.89%) HTML
7 31 (41.89%) SOAP
7 31 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (40.54%) MVC
8 30 (40.54%) jQuery
8 30 (40.54%) ASP.NET
9 27 (36.49%) SDLC
10 25 (33.78%) Software Engineering
11 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
12 22 (29.73%) Windows
13 21 (28.38%) WPF
13 21 (28.38%) Waterfall
14 18 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (22.97%) Oracle
15 17 (22.97%) Visual Studio
16 15 (20.27%) SharePoint
16 15 (20.27%) DTS
16 15 (20.27%) Database Tuning
16 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Azure
16 15 (20.27%) Performance Tuning
17 14 (18.92%) Cisco
17 14 (18.92%) IIS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (20.27%) SharePoint
2 14 (18.92%) IIS
3 13 (17.57%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) Firewall
2 6 (8.11%) LDAP
3 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (67.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (20.27%) DTS
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.05%) Essbase
6 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (22.97%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.35%) Selenium
3 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
General
1 38 (51.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (48.65%) Developer
2 27 (36.49%) .NET Developer
2 27 (36.49%) Senior .NET Developer
2 27 (36.49%) Senior Developer
2 27 (36.49%) Software Developer
3 26 (35.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 26 (35.14%) C# Developer
3 26 (35.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 26 (35.14%) Senior C# Developer
4 21 (28.38%) .NET Software Developer
4 21 (28.38%) C# Software Developer
4 21 (28.38%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 21 (28.38%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 21 (28.38%) Senior Software Developer
5 18 (24.32%) DBA
5 18 (24.32%) SQL DBA
6 15 (20.27%) Administrator
7 9 (12.16%) C# WCF Developer
7 9 (12.16%) WCF Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (50.00%) .NET
2 33 (44.59%) WCF
2 33 (44.59%) Web Services
3 32 (43.24%) WinForms
4 31 (41.89%) HTML
4 31 (41.89%) SOAP
5 30 (40.54%) ASP.NET
5 30 (40.54%) jQuery
6 21 (28.38%) WPF
7 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (8.11%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.05%) Node.js
10 2 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Replication
2 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Windows
2 7 (9.46%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) Unix
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.54%) MVC
3 27 (36.49%) SDLC
4 25 (33.78%) Software Engineering
5 21 (28.38%) Waterfall
6 15 (20.27%) Database Tuning
6 15 (20.27%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.11%) ITIL
7 6 (8.11%) Scrum
7 6 (8.11%) Secure Coding
7 6 (8.11%) Software Delivery
8 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.76%) Line Management
9 3 (4.05%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 2 (2.70%) Business Development
10 2 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.70%) CRM
10 2 (2.70%) Data Analysis
10 2 (2.70%) Database Security
10 2 (2.70%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.30%) C#
2 32 (43.24%) T-SQL
3 8 (10.81%) C
3 8 (10.81%) Perl
4 7 (9.46%) C++
4 7 (9.46%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.76%) VBA
6 4 (5.41%) Java
6 4 (5.41%) Python
6 4 (5.41%) VB
7 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) ACCA
2 1 (1.35%) CIMA
2 1 (1.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) QA
2 6 (8.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.35%) OpenView
1 1 (1.35%) SCOM
1 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.97%) Oracle
3 14 (18.92%) Cisco
4 3 (4.05%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.35%) CA
5 1 (1.35%) F5
5 1 (1.35%) HP
5 1 (1.35%) IBM
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.35%) VMware
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