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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +25
Permanent jobs citing SQL 52 33 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 29.55% 25.38% 4.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 78.79% 45.21% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 52 27 8
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -39.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £18,600 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,300 £48,950
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
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
66 73 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 37.50% 56.15% 49.23%
Number of salaries quoted 66 63 74
Average salary £36,000 £35,100 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Halifax

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 62 (67.39%) .NET
2 60 (65.22%) C#
3 54 (58.70%) Web Services
4 46 (50.00%) XML
5 39 (42.39%) Project Management
6 33 (35.87%) Software Engineering
7 27 (29.35%) SOAP
8 26 (28.26%) .NET Framework
9 21 (22.83%) MVC
10 19 (20.65%) SQL Server
11 18 (19.57%) T-SQL
11 18 (19.57%) Finance
12 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (16.30%) JavaScript
14 13 (14.13%) Visual Studio
15 12 (13.04%) HTML
15 12 (13.04%) UDDI
15 12 (13.04%) WSDL
15 12 (13.04%) Project Planning
16 10 (10.87%) WCF
16 10 (10.87%) Data Analysis
16 10 (10.87%) SOA
16 10 (10.87%) XSLT
17 9 (9.78%) Oracle
17 9 (9.78%) VB
17 9 (9.78%) VB6
18 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
19 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET
19 7 (7.61%) jQuery
20 6 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.09%) CMS
1 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.09%) MS Office
1 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.09%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.09%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (14.13%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (19.57%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Legal
3 2 (2.17%) Publishing
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Military
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 45 (48.91%) Developer
2 21 (22.83%) Senior Developer
3 18 (19.57%) .NET Developer
4 17 (18.48%) Analyst
5 16 (17.39%) Software Developer
6 14 (15.22%) Software Engineer
6 14 (15.22%) C# Developer
7 12 (13.04%) Team Leader
7 12 (13.04%) Development Team Leader
7 12 (13.04%) Senior C# Developer
7 12 (13.04%) .NET Team Leader
7 12 (13.04%) .NET Software Developer
8 11 (11.96%) Software Development Team Leader
8 11 (11.96%) Software Team Leader
9 10 (10.87%) Business Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Test Analyst
11 4 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (67.39%) .NET
2 54 (58.70%) Web Services
3 46 (50.00%) XML
4 27 (29.35%) SOAP
5 26 (28.26%) .NET Framework
6 12 (13.04%) HTML
6 12 (13.04%) UDDI
6 12 (13.04%) WSDL
7 10 (10.87%) WCF
7 10 (10.87%) XSLT
8 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET
8 7 (7.61%) jQuery
9 3 (3.26%) Spring
9 3 (3.26%) Classic ASP
9 3 (3.26%) CSS
9 3 (3.26%) J2EE
10 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.17%) HTML5
11 1 (1.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.09%) Social Media
1 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
1 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.43%) Windows
2 1 (1.09%) Android
2 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.39%) Project Management
2 33 (35.87%) Software Engineering
3 21 (22.83%) MVC
4 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (13.04%) Project Planning
6 10 (10.87%) Data Analysis
6 10 (10.87%) SOA
7 5 (5.43%) Test Scripting
7 5 (5.43%) Regression Testing
7 5 (5.43%) Automation Testing
7 5 (5.43%) Test Strategy
8 4 (4.35%) ETL
8 4 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.35%) Software Testing
9 3 (3.26%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.26%) Migration
9 3 (3.26%) UML
9 3 (3.26%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (3.26%) RUP
9 3 (3.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 60 (65.22%) C#
2 18 (19.57%) T-SQL
3 15 (16.30%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.78%) VB
4 9 (9.78%) VB6
5 5 (5.43%) Java
6 4 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.26%) VBScript
7 3 (3.26%) C++
7 3 (3.26%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.17%) PHP
9 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (1.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle
2 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.09%) Adobe
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