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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 7 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 45 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 32.61% 25.26% 17.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.22% 55.17% 87.80%
Number of salaries quoted 41 35 33
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,200 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
83 87 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 60.14% 45.79% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77 69 38
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £41,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 20 February 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in Halifax

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 65 (78.31%) SQL Server
2 52 (62.65%) .NET
2 52 (62.65%) Finance
3 50 (60.24%) HTML
4 48 (57.83%) C#
4 48 (57.83%) ASP.NET
4 48 (57.83%) MVC
5 42 (50.60%) Web Services
6 39 (46.99%) Windows
6 39 (46.99%) T-SQL
7 38 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (45.78%) jQuery
8 36 (43.37%) WCF
9 35 (42.17%) SOAP
10 33 (39.76%) WinForms
10 33 (39.76%) Software Engineering
11 28 (33.73%) Analytics
11 28 (33.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (31.33%) Visual Studio
13 25 (30.12%) Waterfall
14 24 (28.92%) SDLC
14 24 (28.92%) WPF
15 21 (25.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 21 (25.30%) XML
16 18 (21.69%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
16 18 (21.69%) JavaScript
16 18 (21.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 17 (20.48%) CSS
17 17 (20.48%) Data Warehouse

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 4 (4.82%) EPiServer
1 4 (4.82%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (78.31%) SQL Server
2 21 (25.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (21.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (20.48%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (16.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (10.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (31.33%) Visual Studio
2 14 (16.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.20%) Selenium
General
1 52 (62.65%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Games
2 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (56.63%) Developer
2 33 (39.76%) C# Developer
3 32 (38.55%) .NET Developer
4 31 (37.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (31.33%) Senior Developer
5 26 (31.33%) Software Developer
6 22 (26.51%) Senior .NET Developer
6 22 (26.51%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 22 (26.51%) Senior C# Developer
7 20 (24.10%) C# WCF Developer
7 20 (24.10%) WCF Developer
8 19 (22.89%) Architect
9 17 (20.48%) .NET Software Developer
9 17 (20.48%) C# Software Developer
9 17 (20.48%) Senior Software Developer
10 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (16.87%) Data Architect
10 14 (16.87%) Digital Architect
10 14 (16.87%) SQL Server Architect
11 13 (15.66%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (62.65%) .NET
2 50 (60.24%) HTML
3 48 (57.83%) ASP.NET
4 42 (50.60%) Web Services
5 38 (45.78%) jQuery
6 36 (43.37%) WCF
7 35 (42.17%) SOAP
8 33 (39.76%) WinForms
9 28 (33.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (28.92%) WPF
11 21 (25.30%) XML
12 17 (20.48%) CSS
13 12 (14.46%) AngularJS
14 11 (13.25%) JSON
14 11 (13.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (10.84%) .NET Framework
15 9 (10.84%) KnockoutJS
15 9 (10.84%) Razor View Engine
16 6 (7.23%) HTML5
17 5 (6.02%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.28%) Management Information System
2 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.23%) Reinsurance
4 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (46.99%) Windows
2 9 (10.84%) Windows Phone
2 9 (10.84%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.83%) MVC
2 38 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (39.76%) Software Engineering
4 28 (33.73%) Analytics
5 25 (30.12%) Waterfall
6 24 (28.92%) SDLC
7 18 (21.69%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (19.28%) ETL
9 14 (16.87%) Data Modelling
9 14 (16.87%) E-Commerce
9 14 (16.87%) Electronic Trading
9 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 14 (16.87%) TOGAF
10 13 (15.66%) TDD
11 10 (12.05%) Scrum
11 10 (12.05%) Test Scripting
12 9 (10.84%) MVVM
12 9 (10.84%) Software Delivery
13 6 (7.23%) Data Flow Diagram
13 6 (7.23%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 48 (57.83%) C#
2 39 (46.99%) T-SQL
3 18 (21.69%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.82%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.20%) Java
5 1 (1.20%) VBA
5 1 (1.20%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.20%) ACCA
1 1 (1.20%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) PCI DSS
2 5 (6.02%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
Halifax
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 10 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum + Excellent Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago