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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 16 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL 23 39 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 12.92% 10.43% 27.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 69.70% 31.97% 55.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 39
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
33 122 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 18.54% 32.62% 49.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31 88 63
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 17 April 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Halifax

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 37 (52.11%) C#
1 37 (52.11%) Oracle
2 36 (50.70%) .NET
3 31 (43.66%) XML
4 29 (40.85%) VB
4 29 (40.85%) Project Management
4 29 (40.85%) Software Engineering
5 28 (39.44%) Web Services
6 26 (36.62%) Visual Studio
6 26 (36.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (32.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
8 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
9 16 (22.54%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (21.13%) T-SQL
11 12 (16.90%) Windows
11 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (15.49%) Replication
12 11 (15.49%) Dynamics AX
12 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (14.08%) Finance
14 9 (12.68%) jQuery
14 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (12.68%) CSS
14 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (11.27%) Database Security
15 8 (11.27%) HP
15 8 (11.27%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (11.27%) DTS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.23%) SAS
3 2 (2.82%) CMS
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.82%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Office
2 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.82%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) ATM
1 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (11.27%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (11.27%) DTS
6 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.82%) Adabas
7 2 (2.82%) DB2
7 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.41%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 26 (36.62%) Visual Studio
1 26 (36.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (32.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.82%) Ranorex
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Legal
3 2 (2.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (57.75%) Developer
2 26 (36.62%) Senior Developer
3 20 (28.17%) .NET Developer
4 17 (23.94%) DBA
5 15 (21.13%) SQL DBA
6 14 (19.72%) Senior .NET Developer
7 13 (18.31%) Software Developer
8 12 (16.90%) Administrator
9 10 (14.08%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (7.04%) C# Developer
10 5 (7.04%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (5.63%) IT Support
11 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
11 4 (5.63%) IT Support Engineer
12 3 (4.23%) VB6 Developer
12 3 (4.23%) VB Developer
12 3 (4.23%) Analyst
13 2 (2.82%) Test Analyst
13 2 (2.82%) ASP Developer
13 2 (2.82%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (50.70%) .NET
2 31 (43.66%) XML
3 28 (39.44%) Web Services
4 9 (12.68%) CSS
4 9 (12.68%) jQuery
5 7 (9.86%) HTML
5 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
6 5 (7.04%) XHTML
6 5 (7.04%) CSS3
7 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.63%) WCF
8 3 (4.23%) J2EE
9 2 (2.82%) Classic ASP
9 2 (2.82%) Entity Framework
9 2 (2.82%) Ajax
10 1 (1.41%) SOAP
10 1 (1.41%) UDDI
10 1 (1.41%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Replication
2 6 (8.45%) Clustering
3 2 (2.82%) Tandem
3 2 (2.82%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.82%) EMV
3 2 (2.82%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.82%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) Statistics
4 1 (1.41%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) Project Management
1 29 (40.85%) Software Engineering
2 16 (22.54%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (11.27%) Database Security
4 6 (8.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (8.45%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (5.63%) ITIL
6 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.23%) MVC
6 3 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.82%) TDD
7 2 (2.82%) SEO
7 2 (2.82%) Migration
7 2 (2.82%) UML
7 2 (2.82%) Change Management
7 2 (2.82%) Regression Testing
7 2 (2.82%) ERP
7 2 (2.82%) Web Design
7 2 (2.82%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.11%) C#
2 29 (40.85%) VB
3 15 (21.13%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.04%) VB6
4 5 (7.04%) VB.NET
4 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.23%) Java
6 2 (2.82%) C++
6 2 (2.82%) COBOL
6 2 (2.82%) VBA
6 2 (2.82%) PL/1
6 2 (2.82%) JCL
6 2 (2.82%) X++
6 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) SLA
2 4 (5.63%) QA
3 2 (2.82%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.82%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 37 (52.11%) Oracle
2 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.27%) HP
4 4 (5.63%) VMware
5 2 (2.82%) IBM
5 2 (2.82%) VocaLink
5 2 (2.82%) NCR
6 1 (1.41%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.41%) Teradata
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago