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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 32 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 24.06% 16.46% 11.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 72.97% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 40
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
64 37 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 48.12% 22.56% 33.50%
Number of salaries quoted 59 35 98
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 1 May 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Halifax

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 64 (82.05%) SQL Server
2 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (44.87%) .NET
4 34 (43.59%) T-SQL
5 33 (42.31%) C#
6 32 (41.03%) WinForms
6 32 (41.03%) WCF
7 31 (39.74%) Finance
7 31 (39.74%) Web Services
7 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
8 27 (34.62%) SDLC
9 24 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (21.79%) XML
13 16 (20.51%) Business Development
13 16 (20.51%) Capacity Planning
14 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (19.23%) Windows
14 15 (19.23%) Oracle
15 14 (17.95%) SOAP
15 14 (17.95%) Software Engineering
15 14 (17.95%) Waterfall
16 13 (16.67%) jQuery
16 13 (16.67%) MVC
16 13 (16.67%) DTS
16 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET
16 13 (16.67%) HTML
16 13 (16.67%) SharePoint
17 12 (15.38%) 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 13 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 12 (15.38%) IIS
3 8 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (6.41%) SAS
5 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (6.41%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.56%) LDAP
4 1 (1.28%) LAN
4 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (82.05%) SQL Server
2 18 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (16.67%) DTS
5 11 (14.10%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 4 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
9 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 31 (39.74%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Banking
2 5 (6.41%) Retail
3 3 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Developer
2 16 (20.51%) DBA
2 16 (20.51%) SQL DBA
3 12 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 12 (15.38%) Development Manager
4 11 (14.10%) Administrator
4 11 (14.10%) Analyst
4 11 (14.10%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (14.10%) C# Developer
4 11 (14.10%) Senior .NET Developer
4 11 (14.10%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 11 (14.10%) Senior C# Developer
4 11 (14.10%) Senior Developer
4 11 (14.10%) Senior SQL Developer
4 11 (14.10%) SQL Developer
5 10 (12.82%) .NET Software Developer
5 10 (12.82%) C# Software Developer
5 10 (12.82%) C# WCF Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 10 (12.82%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (44.87%) .NET
2 32 (41.03%) WCF
2 32 (41.03%) WinForms
3 31 (39.74%) Web Services
4 17 (21.79%) XML
5 14 (17.95%) SOAP
6 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 13 (16.67%) HTML
6 13 (16.67%) jQuery
7 10 (12.82%) WPF
8 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.28%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.28%) XSD
10 1 (1.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Replication
2 4 (5.13%) Statistics
3 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.23%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.62%) SDLC
3 24 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (20.51%) Business Development
4 16 (20.51%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (17.95%) Software Engineering
5 14 (17.95%) Waterfall
6 13 (16.67%) MVC
7 9 (11.54%) Database Tuning
8 7 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (8.97%) Project Management
9 6 (7.69%) Database Security
9 6 (7.69%) ETL
9 6 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.41%) CRM
10 5 (6.41%) ERP
11 4 (5.13%) ITIL
11 4 (5.13%) Line Management
11 4 (5.13%) RUP
11 4 (5.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.59%) T-SQL
2 33 (42.31%) C#
3 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.85%) C
5 2 (2.56%) C++
5 2 (2.56%) Perl
5 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) ISEB
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.28%) Terminal Server
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.23%) Oracle
3 8 (10.26%) Cisco
4 5 (6.41%) SAP
5 4 (5.13%) IBM
6 3 (3.85%) Baan
7 1 (1.28%) VMware
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