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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 88 141 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 22.00% 25.68% 28.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 42.22% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 77 119 108
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
220 334 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 55.00% 60.84% 60.73%
Number of salaries quoted 193 280 236
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +9 26 £36,250 +7.40% 2
Preston -6 20 £31,500 - 7
Burnley -1 7 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Skelmersdale 0 5 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Blackpool -11 4 £40,000 - 3
Blackburn -1 3 £40,000 +8.84% 1
Lytham St Annes +3 1 £27,500 -31.25%
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 89 (42.38%) SQL Server
2 81 (38.57%) JavaScript
3 78 (37.14%) .NET
4 74 (35.24%) CSS
5 67 (31.90%) HTML
6 64 (30.48%) ASP.NET
6 64 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (30.00%) jQuery
8 54 (25.71%) Microsoft
8 54 (25.71%) MVC
9 51 (24.29%) T-SQL
10 49 (23.33%) C#
11 43 (20.48%) Degree
12 42 (20.00%) Windows
13 40 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
14 37 (17.62%) MS Excel
15 35 (16.67%) Java
16 34 (16.19%) Web Development
17 32 (15.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 32 (15.24%) Management Information System
18 30 (14.29%) VBA
18 30 (14.29%) Scrum
19 29 (13.81%) Unit Testing
20 24 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
21 23 (10.95%) Windows Server
21 23 (10.95%) Finance
21 23 (10.95%) Visual Studio
22 22 (10.48%) HTML5
23 21 (10.00%) .NET Framework
23 21 (10.00%) Tomcat

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 21 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 19 (9.05%) IIS
3 7 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.38%) WordPress
5 4 (1.90%) CMS
5 4 (1.90%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.95%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.95%) nginx
8 1 (0.48%) Apache
8 1 (0.48%) Drupal
8 1 (0.48%) JBoss
Applications
1 37 (17.62%) MS Excel
2 19 (9.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.76%) Lorenzo
2 4 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.95%) Magento
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.48%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.48%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.48%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.48%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.33%) Firewall
2 3 (1.43%) LAN
2 3 (1.43%) WAN
3 2 (0.95%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (0.95%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.95%) VLAN
3 2 (0.95%) VoIP
3 2 (0.95%) Wireless
4 1 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (42.38%) SQL Server
2 32 (15.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (9.05%) Power BI
4 16 (7.62%) PowerPivot
4 16 (7.62%) Relational Database
4 16 (7.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (7.14%) Microsoft Power View
5 15 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 14 (6.67%) Pentaho
7 13 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (5.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (4.76%) Electronic Patient Records
10 10 (4.76%) RDBMS
11 8 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (3.81%) QlikView
11 8 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (2.86%) MySQL
12 6 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (2.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (10.95%) Visual Studio
2 19 (9.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (7.62%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.86%) Mocha
4 6 (2.86%) Sinon.JS
5 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.43%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.43%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.43%) Selenium
6 3 (1.43%) Subversion
7 2 (0.95%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.95%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.95%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.95%) GitLab
7 2 (0.95%) JIRA
7 2 (0.95%) JMeter
7 2 (0.95%) PhpStorm
7 2 (0.95%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.48%) LINQPad
8 1 (0.48%) PhantomJS
General
1 23 (10.95%) Finance
2 8 (3.81%) Retail
3 6 (2.86%) Advertising
4 5 (2.38%) Billing
5 4 (1.90%) Legal
5 4 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.43%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.95%) Automotive
7 2 (0.95%) Back Office
7 2 (0.95%) Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Local Government
8 1 (0.48%) Games
Job Titles
1 126 (60.00%) Developer
2 70 (33.33%) Analyst
3 30 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 28 (13.33%) SQL Developer
5 26 (12.38%) Software Developer
6 24 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 24 (11.43%) C# Developer
7 22 (10.48%) Java Developer
8 21 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
9 20 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
10 19 (9.05%) Support Analyst
11 18 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (7.62%) Analyst Developer
12 16 (7.62%) Applications Support
12 16 (7.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 16 (7.62%) C# .NET Developer
13 13 (6.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (6.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 13 (6.19%) HTML Developer
13 13 (6.19%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (37.14%) .NET
2 74 (35.24%) CSS
3 67 (31.90%) HTML
4 64 (30.48%) ASP.NET
5 63 (30.00%) jQuery
6 24 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (10.48%) HTML5
8 21 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 20 (9.52%) Spring
10 19 (9.05%) Hibernate
10 19 (9.05%) XML
11 18 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (8.10%) Node.js
13 15 (7.14%) WCF
14 14 (6.67%) LINQ
15 11 (5.24%) REST
15 11 (5.24%) Web Services
16 10 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 9 (4.29%) CSS3
17 9 (4.29%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.24%) Management Information System
2 17 (8.10%) iPad
3 12 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.24%) User Experience
5 9 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.29%) Replication
6 8 (3.81%) Clustering
7 7 (3.33%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.86%) Data Integration
9 5 (2.38%) Smart Meter
10 3 (1.43%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.43%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.43%) iSeries
10 3 (1.43%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.95%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.95%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.95%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.95%) Physics
11 2 (0.95%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.00%) Windows
2 23 (10.95%) Windows Server
3 13 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (5.24%) Linux
4 11 (5.24%) Unix
5 9 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.95%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.48%) Android
8 1 (0.48%) Solaris
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (25.71%) MVC
3 40 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (16.19%) Web Development
5 30 (14.29%) Scrum
6 29 (13.81%) Unit Testing
7 19 (9.05%) Front End Development
8 17 (8.10%) ITIL
8 17 (8.10%) TDD
9 16 (7.62%) Analytics
10 14 (6.67%) BDD
10 14 (6.67%) Data Analytics
10 14 (6.67%) Time Management
11 13 (6.19%) CRM
11 13 (6.19%) Dashboard Development
11 13 (6.19%) OO
12 12 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (5.71%) ETL
12 12 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 81 (38.57%) JavaScript
2 51 (24.29%) T-SQL
3 49 (23.33%) C#
4 35 (16.67%) Java
5 30 (14.29%) VBA
6 19 (9.05%) VB
7 11 (5.24%) VB.NET
8 10 (4.76%) PHP
9 9 (4.29%) VB6
10 7 (3.33%) C
10 7 (3.33%) VBScript
11 4 (1.90%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.90%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.90%) Python
11 4 (1.90%) RPG
12 3 (1.43%) R
12 3 (1.43%) Ruby
13 2 (0.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.95%) PHP 7
14 1 (0.48%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 43 (20.48%) Degree
2 8 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.95%) CCNA
3 2 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.95%) MCSE
4 1 (0.48%) ISEB
4 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 15 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.90%) Terminal Services
3 4 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.90%) XenApp
4 2 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.43%) NetBackup
1 3 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.95%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.95%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.48%) Nagios
3 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 54 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.05%) Oracle
3 13 (6.19%) Cisco
4 12 (5.71%) VMware
5 6 (2.86%) SAP
5 6 (2.86%) SYSPRO
6 5 (2.38%) IBM
7 4 (1.90%) HP
7 4 (1.90%) Remedy
8 2 (0.95%) arcserve
8 2 (0.95%) Avaya
8 2 (0.95%) Citrix
8 2 (0.95%) Dynatrace
8 2 (0.95%) Fortinet
8 2 (0.95%) Juniper
8 2 (0.95%) Mitel
8 2 (0.95%) NetApp
8 2 (0.95%) ProCurve
8 2 (0.95%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.95%) Sophos
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Colne, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + on call allowance + bonus + great
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 3 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + on call allowance + bonus + great
Posted: 4 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + on call allowance + bonus + great
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Blackburn
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago