The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 85 135 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.96% 26.21% 34.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.37% 47.54% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 77 116 141
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
SQL
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
196 284 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 50.65% 55.15% 65.75%
Number of salaries quoted 178 239 281
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,625 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SQL
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Lancashire region.

SQL Salary Trend in Lancashire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Lancashire

SQL
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley +7 21 £37,500 +3.44% 6
Preston -1 21 £32,500 - 4
Burnley +1 8 £29,250 +17.00% 2
Blackpool -11 5 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Blackburn 0 3 £40,000 +19.40%
Skelmersdale -1 2 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Lancaster -2 1 £35,000 +14.75% 1
Lytham St Annes - 1 £27,500 - 1
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 91 (43.96%) SQL Server
2 83 (40.10%) JavaScript
3 78 (37.68%) .NET
4 77 (37.20%) CSS
5 67 (32.37%) HTML
6 66 (31.88%) ASP.NET
7 64 (30.92%) jQuery
8 62 (29.95%) Agile Software Development
9 57 (27.54%) MVC
10 54 (26.09%) C#
11 48 (23.19%) Microsoft
12 45 (21.74%) T-SQL
13 42 (20.29%) Windows
14 40 (19.32%) Web Development
14 40 (19.32%) Degree
15 36 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (15.46%) MS Excel
17 31 (14.98%) Java
17 31 (14.98%) Visual Studio
18 30 (14.49%) Unit Testing
19 29 (14.01%) ASP.NET MVC
19 29 (14.01%) VBA
20 27 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 26 (12.56%) Finance
21 26 (12.56%) Scrum
22 25 (12.08%) Team Foundation Server
23 24 (11.59%) .NET Framework
23 24 (11.59%) Management Information System
23 24 (11.59%) IIS
24 22 (10.63%) Windows Server

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 24 (11.59%) IIS
2 20 (9.66%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.38%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.42%) WordPress
5 4 (1.93%) Apache
5 4 (1.93%) CMS
6 3 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.45%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.97%) nginx
8 1 (0.48%) JBoss
8 1 (0.48%) SAS
8 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 32 (15.46%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.83%) Lorenzo
2 5 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.48%) Magento
4 1 (0.48%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.48%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.90%) SaaS
2 4 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.38%) Firewall
2 6 (2.90%) LAN
2 6 (2.90%) WAN
3 4 (1.93%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (1.93%) VoIP
4 2 (0.97%) SSL
4 2 (0.97%) VLAN
4 2 (0.97%) Wireless
5 1 (0.48%) HTTP
5 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (43.96%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (8.21%) SQL Server 2014
4 16 (7.73%) Power BI
5 14 (6.76%) Relational Database
6 13 (6.28%) PowerPivot
6 13 (6.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (5.80%) Microsoft Power View
7 12 (5.80%) Pentaho
7 12 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (5.31%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (5.31%) RDBMS
9 10 (4.83%) Electronic Patient Records
9 10 (4.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (4.35%) QlikView
10 9 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (2.90%) MS Access
12 6 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (2.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (14.98%) Visual Studio
2 25 (12.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (7.73%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.42%) Mocha
4 5 (2.42%) Sinon.JS
5 3 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.45%) Subversion
6 2 (0.97%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.97%) GitLab
6 2 (0.97%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.97%) JIRA
6 2 (0.97%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.97%) PhpStorm
6 2 (0.97%) Selenium
7 1 (0.48%) Bazaar
7 1 (0.48%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.48%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.48%) LINQPad
7 1 (0.48%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.48%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (12.56%) Finance
2 7 (3.38%) Retail
3 6 (2.90%) Advertising
3 6 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.93%) Legal
5 3 (1.45%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.97%) Automotive
6 2 (0.97%) Back Office
6 2 (0.97%) Banking
6 2 (0.97%) Local Government
7 1 (0.48%) Games
Job Titles
1 123 (59.42%) Developer
2 61 (29.47%) Analyst
3 35 (16.91%) .NET Developer
4 28 (13.53%) SQL Developer
5 27 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 25 (12.08%) C# Developer
7 22 (10.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (10.63%) JavaScript Developer
7 22 (10.63%) SQL Analyst
8 20 (9.66%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (9.18%) Java Developer
10 18 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 17 (8.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (8.21%) Support Analyst
12 16 (7.73%) Analyst Developer
13 15 (7.25%) Applications Support
14 14 (6.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 14 (6.76%) HTML Developer
15 13 (6.28%) HTML CSS Developer
15 13 (6.28%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (37.68%) .NET
2 77 (37.20%) CSS
3 67 (32.37%) HTML
4 66 (31.88%) ASP.NET
5 64 (30.92%) jQuery
6 29 (14.01%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (11.59%) .NET Framework
8 20 (9.66%) HTML5
9 19 (9.18%) Spring
9 19 (9.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (8.70%) Hibernate
11 16 (7.73%) LINQ
11 16 (7.73%) XML
12 15 (7.25%) Node.js
13 14 (6.76%) WCF
14 12 (5.80%) Entity Framework
14 12 (5.80%) LINQ to SQL
14 12 (5.80%) Web Services
15 10 (4.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 10 (4.83%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.59%) Management Information System
2 17 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.76%) iPad
4 13 (6.28%) User Experience
5 9 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.86%) Replication
7 7 (3.38%) Clustering
7 7 (3.38%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.42%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.93%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.45%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.45%) iSeries
10 3 (1.45%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.97%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.97%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.48%) Blog
12 1 (0.48%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.48%) FMCG
12 1 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.29%) Windows
2 22 (10.63%) Windows Server
3 18 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (5.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.86%) Linux
5 8 (3.86%) Unix
6 6 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.93%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.45%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.97%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.97%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.48%) Android
10 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (29.95%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (27.54%) MVC
3 40 (19.32%) Web Development
4 36 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (14.49%) Unit Testing
6 26 (12.56%) Scrum
7 19 (9.18%) Front End Development
8 17 (8.21%) ITIL
8 17 (8.21%) Time Management
9 15 (7.25%) Analytics
10 14 (6.76%) CRM
11 12 (5.80%) Data Analytics
11 12 (5.80%) ERP
11 12 (5.80%) Mobile Development
11 12 (5.80%) TDD
12 11 (5.31%) Dashboard Development
12 11 (5.31%) ETL
12 11 (5.31%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (4.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 83 (40.10%) JavaScript
2 54 (26.09%) C#
3 45 (21.74%) T-SQL
4 31 (14.98%) Java
5 29 (14.01%) VBA
6 13 (6.28%) PHP
6 13 (6.28%) VB
7 11 (5.31%) VB.NET
8 9 (4.35%) VB6
9 6 (2.90%) VBScript
10 5 (2.42%) Python
11 4 (1.93%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.93%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.93%) RPG
12 3 (1.45%) R
13 2 (0.97%) C
13 2 (0.97%) PHP 7
13 2 (0.97%) Ruby
14 1 (0.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.48%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 40 (19.32%) Degree
2 11 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.42%) MCSE
4 2 (0.97%) CCNA
4 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.97%) ISEB
5 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.42%) QA
System Software
1 15 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.38%) XenApp
3 5 (2.42%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.45%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.45%) NetBackup
1 3 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.97%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.97%) HP SIM
2 2 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.48%) Nagios
3 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (23.19%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.14%) Oracle
3 14 (6.76%) VMware
4 12 (5.80%) Cisco
5 6 (2.90%) SAP
5 6 (2.90%) SYSPRO
6 5 (2.42%) IBM
7 4 (1.93%) Mitel
8 3 (1.45%) HP
8 3 (1.45%) RedGate
8 3 (1.45%) Remedy
9 2 (0.97%) arcserve
9 2 (0.97%) AVG
9 2 (0.97%) Dynatrace
9 2 (0.97%) GFI Software
9 2 (0.97%) ProCurve
9 2 (0.97%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.97%) Sophos
9 2 (0.97%) Symantec
9 2 (0.97%) Tableau
Preston, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leyland, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Clitheroe, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Darwen, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago