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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Permanent jobs citing SQL 57 43 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 33.33% 30.71% 7.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 80.28% 52.44% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 56 35 14
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £19,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
71 82 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 41.52% 58.57% 53.27%
Number of salaries quoted 61 69 94
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,500 £26,500
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 20 October 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Halifax

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 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 66 (66.00%) Web Services
2 65 (65.00%) XML
3 64 (64.00%) C#
4 56 (56.00%) .NET
5 50 (50.00%) Project Management
6 40 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 27 (27.00%) SOAP
8 26 (26.00%) MVC
9 23 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (21.00%) JavaScript
11 20 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 19 (19.00%) UDDI
12 19 (19.00%) WSDL
13 18 (18.00%) Data Analysis
14 17 (17.00%) SOA
14 17 (17.00%) XSLT
15 16 (16.00%) SQL Server
16 14 (14.00%) VB
16 14 (14.00%) Visual Studio
16 14 (14.00%) Project Planning
17 13 (13.00%) Team Foundation Server
18 10 (10.00%) Oracle
19 9 (9.00%) T-SQL
19 9 (9.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
20 8 (8.00%) Finance
21 7 (7.00%) WCF
21 7 (7.00%) Java
22 6 (6.00%) VB6
23 5 (5.00%) Software Testing
23 5 (5.00%) Asset Management

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (2.00%) SAS
2 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.00%) MS Access
5 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.00%) DTS
5 1 (1.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.00%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (14.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (13.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (9.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.00%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.00%) Publishing
3 1 (1.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.00%) Legal
3 1 (1.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (52.00%) Developer
2 33 (33.00%) Software Developer
3 24 (24.00%) Analyst
3 24 (24.00%) Senior Developer
4 23 (23.00%) .NET Developer
5 19 (19.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 17 (17.00%) Business Analyst
7 14 (14.00%) Team Leader
7 14 (14.00%) Development Team Leader
7 14 (14.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 14 (14.00%) .NET Team Leader
8 13 (13.00%) Software Team Leader
8 13 (13.00%) Software Development Team Leader
9 8 (8.00%) Software Engineer
10 6 (6.00%) C# Developer
11 5 (5.00%) Java Developer
11 5 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
12 4 (4.00%) Graduate
13 3 (3.00%) Junior
13 3 (3.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (66.00%) Web Services
2 65 (65.00%) XML
3 56 (56.00%) .NET
4 27 (27.00%) SOAP
5 20 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 19 (19.00%) UDDI
6 19 (19.00%) WSDL
7 17 (17.00%) XSLT
8 7 (7.00%) WCF
9 5 (5.00%) HTML
9 5 (5.00%) J2EE
10 4 (4.00%) jQuery
11 3 (3.00%) Spring
11 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET
12 2 (2.00%) CSS
12 2 (2.00%) HTML5
13 1 (1.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 1 (1.00%) Classic ASP
13 1 (1.00%) Ajax
13 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.00%) Replication
3 1 (1.00%) Statistics
3 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.00%) Social Media
3 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.00%) User Experience
3 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.00%) Android
2 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (50.00%) Project Management
2 40 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 26 (26.00%) MVC
4 23 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (18.00%) Data Analysis
6 17 (17.00%) SOA
7 14 (14.00%) Project Planning
8 5 (5.00%) Software Testing
8 5 (5.00%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (4.00%) Regression Testing
9 4 (4.00%) TDD
9 4 (4.00%) Test Scripting
9 4 (4.00%) Test Strategy
9 4 (4.00%) Automation Testing
10 3 (3.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.00%) OO
10 3 (3.00%) OOD
11 2 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.00%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (64.00%) C#
2 21 (21.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (14.00%) VB
4 9 (9.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (7.00%) Java
6 6 (6.00%) VB6
7 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.00%) C
8 2 (2.00%) C++
8 2 (2.00%) PHP
9 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.00%) VBScript
9 1 (1.00%) VBA
9 1 (1.00%) X++
9 1 (1.00%) Lua
9 1 (1.00%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (3.00%) ISEB
2 2 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (10.00%) Oracle
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.00%) Adobe
3 1 (1.00%) Baan
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Halifax
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20790 - £27720 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago