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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 120 126 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 28.64% 24.18% 36.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.63% 45.00% 54.52%
Number of salaries quoted 112 106 150
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
228 280 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.42% 53.74% 66.05%
Number of salaries quoted 212 223 276
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Preston +3 35 £32,500 +1.56% 7
Chorley +9 29 £37,500 +3.44% 6
Burnley - 10 £32,500 - 2
Blackpool -4 7 £38,500 +11.59% 1
Blackburn +10 5 £45,000 +42.85% 3
Lancaster - 3 £40,000 - 1
Clitheroe - 1 £40,000 -
Colne - 1 £45,000 -
Nelson - 1 £59,500 -
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 100 (42.37%) SQL Server
2 97 (41.10%) JavaScript
3 93 (39.41%) CSS
4 82 (34.75%) HTML
5 81 (34.32%) .NET
6 76 (32.20%) jQuery
7 75 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
8 64 (27.12%) ASP.NET
9 62 (26.27%) C#
9 62 (26.27%) MVC
10 51 (21.61%) Web Development
11 50 (21.19%) T-SQL
12 49 (20.76%) Microsoft
13 43 (18.22%) Degree
14 42 (17.80%) Unit Testing
15 37 (15.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 36 (15.25%) Windows
17 34 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
17 34 (14.41%) Java
18 30 (12.71%) Visual Studio
19 29 (12.29%) MS Excel
19 29 (12.29%) Team Foundation Server
19 29 (12.29%) ASP.NET MVC
20 28 (11.86%) Finance
21 26 (11.02%) VBA
22 25 (10.59%) HTML5
23 24 (10.17%) PHP
23 24 (10.17%) ITIL
23 24 (10.17%) .NET Framework
24 23 (9.75%) IIS

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 23 (9.75%) IIS
2 21 (8.90%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.24%) WordPress
4 8 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (2.97%) MS Exchange
6 6 (2.54%) Apache
6 6 (2.54%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.69%) CMS
8 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.85%) nginx
8 2 (0.85%) SAS
9 1 (0.42%) JBoss
9 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 29 (12.29%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS Project
3 1 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (4.24%) Lorenzo
2 7 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.42%) Magento
4 1 (0.42%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.42%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.69%) SaaS
2 2 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.12%) Firewall
1 5 (2.12%) LAN
1 5 (2.12%) WAN
2 4 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (1.69%) VoIP
3 2 (0.85%) SSL
3 2 (0.85%) VLAN
3 2 (0.85%) Wireless
4 1 (0.42%) HTTP
4 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (42.37%) SQL Server
2 37 (15.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (8.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (5.93%) DB2
5 14 (5.93%) Power BI
5 14 (5.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (5.51%) RDBMS
6 13 (5.51%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.24%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (4.24%) Electronic Patient Records
7 10 (4.24%) MySQL
7 10 (4.24%) PowerPivot
7 10 (4.24%) QlikView
7 10 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (3.81%) Microsoft Power View
8 9 (3.81%) MS Access
8 9 (3.81%) Pentaho
8 9 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (12.71%) Visual Studio
2 29 (12.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (6.78%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.69%) JIRA
4 4 (1.69%) Mocha
4 4 (1.69%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (0.85%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.85%) GitLab
5 2 (0.85%) PhpStorm
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.42%) Bazaar
6 1 (0.42%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.42%) JUnit
6 1 (0.42%) LINQPad
6 1 (0.42%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.42%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.42%) Selenium
6 1 (0.42%) Subversion
General
1 28 (11.86%) Finance
2 9 (3.81%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.39%) Retail
4 7 (2.97%) Advertising
4 7 (2.97%) Legal
5 3 (1.27%) Automotive
5 3 (1.27%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.85%) Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 142 (60.17%) Developer
2 62 (26.27%) Analyst
3 36 (15.25%) .NET Developer
4 33 (13.98%) Software Developer
5 31 (13.14%) SQL Developer
6 28 (11.86%) JavaScript Developer
7 26 (11.02%) C# Developer
8 25 (10.59%) SQL Analyst
9 23 (9.75%) Applications Support
9 23 (9.75%) ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (9.32%) C# .NET Developer
11 21 (8.90%) Java Developer
12 20 (8.47%) Support Analyst
13 18 (7.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 18 (7.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 18 (7.63%) PHP Developer
14 16 (6.78%) Analyst Developer
15 15 (6.36%) HTML Developer
16 14 (5.93%) Java Software Developer
16 14 (5.93%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (39.41%) CSS
2 82 (34.75%) HTML
3 81 (34.32%) .NET
4 76 (32.20%) jQuery
5 64 (27.12%) ASP.NET
6 29 (12.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (10.59%) HTML5
8 24 (10.17%) .NET Framework
9 23 (9.75%) XML
10 21 (8.90%) Spring
11 20 (8.47%) Hibernate
11 20 (8.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 18 (7.63%) Node.js
13 15 (6.36%) LINQ
13 15 (6.36%) Symfony
14 14 (5.93%) Entity Framework
14 14 (5.93%) WCF
15 12 (5.08%) Web Services
16 11 (4.66%) LINQ to SQL
16 11 (4.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.90%) Management Information System
2 17 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.93%) iSeries
4 12 (5.08%) iPad
4 12 (5.08%) User Experience
5 8 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.97%) Data Integration
6 7 (2.97%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.97%) Replication
7 6 (2.54%) Clustering
7 6 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.27%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.27%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.85%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.85%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.42%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.42%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.42%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (15.25%) Windows
2 18 (7.63%) Windows Server
2 18 (7.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.97%) Linux
5 5 (2.12%) Unix
6 4 (1.69%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.27%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.85%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (26.27%) MVC
3 51 (21.61%) Web Development
4 42 (17.80%) Unit Testing
5 34 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (10.17%) ITIL
7 22 (9.32%) ERP
8 21 (8.90%) Scrum
9 19 (8.05%) CRM
10 15 (6.36%) Front End Development
11 14 (5.93%) SDLC
11 14 (5.93%) Software Engineering
11 14 (5.93%) Time Management
11 14 (5.93%) Waterfall
12 12 (5.08%) Analytics
12 12 (5.08%) ETL
13 11 (4.66%) Mobile Development
14 10 (4.24%) TDD
14 10 (4.24%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (3.81%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 97 (41.10%) JavaScript
2 62 (26.27%) C#
3 50 (21.19%) T-SQL
4 34 (14.41%) Java
5 26 (11.02%) VBA
6 24 (10.17%) PHP
7 16 (6.78%) VB.NET
8 15 (6.36%) RPG
9 11 (4.66%) VB
10 8 (3.39%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.39%) VB6
11 6 (2.54%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.54%) VBScript
12 5 (2.12%) Python
13 4 (1.69%) Groovy
14 3 (1.27%) C
14 3 (1.27%) R
15 2 (0.85%) C++
15 2 (0.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 2 (0.85%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 43 (18.22%) Degree
2 12 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.12%) MCSE
4 4 (1.69%) ISEB
5 3 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.85%) CCNA
6 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.54%) QA
System Software
1 11 (4.66%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.97%) XenApp
3 2 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) NetBackup
1 3 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.85%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.85%) HP SIM
2 2 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (20.76%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.75%) Oracle
3 17 (7.20%) IBM
4 11 (4.66%) VMware
5 8 (3.39%) Cisco
6 6 (2.54%) SAP
6 6 (2.54%) SYSPRO
7 4 (1.69%) HP
7 4 (1.69%) Mitel
7 4 (1.69%) Tableau
8 3 (1.27%) Cognos
8 3 (1.27%) RedGate
9 2 (0.85%) arcserve
9 2 (0.85%) AVG
9 2 (0.85%) Fortinet
9 2 (0.85%) GFI Software
9 2 (0.85%) ProCurve
9 2 (0.85%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.85%) Sophos
9 2 (0.85%) Symantec
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Blackburn
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Blackburn
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley
Hall Goddard LTD
Salary: £0 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus pension, 25 days holiday, life assurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Preston
Pro-Quest
Salary: 35000-38000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Preston
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + fantastic pension and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago