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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 13 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL 38 40 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 20.65% 11.66% 25.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.30% 34.78% 69.49%
Number of salaries quoted 34 39 32
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
61 115 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 33.15% 33.53% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 55 90 41
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 June 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Halifax

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 44 (65.67%) .NET
2 34 (50.75%) Oracle
3 33 (49.25%) VB
4 30 (44.78%) C#
5 28 (41.79%) Software Engineering
6 27 (40.30%) XML
7 26 (38.81%) Web Services
7 26 (38.81%) Project Management
8 25 (37.31%) Visual Studio
8 25 (37.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 24 (35.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 17 (25.37%) ITIL
11 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
12 15 (22.39%) MS Excel
13 14 (20.90%) Windows
14 12 (17.91%) MS Office
15 11 (16.42%) VMware
15 11 (16.42%) Active Directory
15 11 (16.42%) SharePoint
16 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
17 9 (13.43%) HTML
17 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET
17 9 (13.43%) CSS
17 9 (13.43%) VBScript
17 9 (13.43%) jQuery
18 7 (10.45%) Finance
19 6 (8.96%) Python
20 5 (7.46%) XHTML
20 5 (7.46%) VB.NET
20 5 (7.46%) Legal

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 11 (16.42%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (22.39%) MS Excel
2 12 (17.91%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) DTS
2 2 (2.99%) QlikView
2 2 (2.99%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (37.31%) Visual Studio
1 25 (37.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (35.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.49%) Selenium
3 1 (1.49%) Ranorex
3 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Legal
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (62.69%) Developer
2 24 (35.82%) Senior Developer
3 18 (26.87%) .NET Developer
4 13 (19.40%) Software Developer
4 13 (19.40%) Support Engineer
4 13 (19.40%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (16.42%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (16.42%) Senior Software Developer
5 11 (16.42%) IT Support
6 6 (8.96%) Applications Support
7 5 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.97%) ASP Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Administrator
9 3 (4.48%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) DBA
9 3 (4.48%) VB Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (65.67%) .NET
2 27 (40.30%) XML
3 26 (38.81%) Web Services
4 9 (13.43%) HTML
4 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET
4 9 (13.43%) CSS
4 9 (13.43%) jQuery
5 5 (7.46%) XHTML
5 5 (7.46%) CSS3
6 4 (5.97%) Classic ASP
7 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.49%) J2EE
8 1 (1.49%) SOAP
8 1 (1.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Clustering
1 3 (4.48%) Replication
1 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.99%) Data Extraction
2 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.79%) Software Engineering
2 26 (38.81%) Project Management
3 17 (25.37%) ITIL
4 4 (5.97%) Migration
4 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.48%) OO
5 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.48%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (4.48%) Database Security
5 3 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.99%) Automated Testing
7 1 (1.49%) OOD
7 1 (1.49%) ETL
7 1 (1.49%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.49%) Change Management
7 1 (1.49%) Regression Testing
7 1 (1.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.49%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.49%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (49.25%) VB
2 30 (44.78%) C#
3 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.43%) VBScript
5 6 (8.96%) Python
6 5 (7.46%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.46%) VB6
7 2 (2.99%) VBA
8 1 (1.49%) Java
8 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.49%) HND
2 1 (1.49%) ISEB
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 34 (50.75%) Oracle
2 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.42%) VMware
4 3 (4.48%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.48%) HP
5 2 (2.99%) Cognos
6 1 (1.49%) Teradata
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