The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 131 122 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 28.60% 25.42% 22.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.17% 39.10% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 119 113 132
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £22,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
256 312 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 55.90% 65.00% 59.84%
Number of salaries quoted 230 280 359
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,508 £24,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
North West

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Lancashire

SQL
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Preston +9 43 £35,000 +1.44% 1
Blackburn +4 11 £41,000 +36.66% 3
Lancaster +1 10 £27,000 -36.47% 2
Chorley 0 9 £25,500 -8.92%
Blackpool +6 8 £35,000 +1.44% 1
Newton-le-Willows -2 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Darwen - 2 £27,000 -
Skelmersdale +1 1 £31,500 +14.54%
Burnley -10 1 £35,000 +55.55%
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

1 156 (50.32%) .NET
2 149 (48.06%) SQL Server
3 126 (40.65%) C#
4 124 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 104 (33.55%) HTML
6 80 (25.81%) Microsoft
7 78 (25.16%) JavaScript
8 73 (23.55%) T-SQL
9 71 (22.90%) CSS
10 67 (21.61%) jQuery
11 58 (18.71%) SQL Server 2012
12 57 (18.39%) .NET Framework
13 54 (17.42%) MVC
14 51 (16.45%) Java
15 49 (15.81%) Windows
16 46 (14.84%) Degree
17 45 (14.52%) SQL Server 2005
17 45 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC
17 45 (14.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 45 (14.52%) Oracle
18 43 (13.87%) VB.NET
19 42 (13.55%) HTML5
20 41 (13.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 39 (12.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 37 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
22 37 (11.94%) MS Excel
23 35 (11.29%) Web Services
24 34 (10.97%) Oracle Database
25 30 (9.68%) XML
25 30 (9.68%) WinForms

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 18 (5.81%) WebLogic
2 16 (5.16%) IIS
3 7 (2.26%) Oracle 10gAS
3 7 (2.26%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (2.26%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.94%) CMS
5 5 (1.61%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.29%) SAS
6 4 (1.29%) Apache
6 4 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.97%) NetWeaver
7 3 (0.97%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.65%) Documentum
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.32%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 37 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.10%) MS Office
3 4 (1.29%) SPSS
4 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) Office 365
1 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.90%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.26%) DNS
3 6 (1.94%) DHCP
4 2 (0.65%) VPN
4 2 (0.65%) ADSL
4 2 (0.65%) Intranet
5 1 (0.32%) VLAN
5 1 (0.32%) Firewall
5 1 (0.32%) IPsec
5 1 (0.32%) Internet
5 1 (0.32%) Broadband
5 1 (0.32%) LAN
5 1 (0.32%) SMS
5 1 (0.32%) VoIP
5 1 (0.32%) WAN
5 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (48.06%) SQL Server
2 58 (18.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 45 (14.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 41 (13.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (12.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 37 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 34 (10.97%) Oracle Database
8 26 (8.39%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (6.77%) Oracle Database 10g
9 21 (6.77%) Relational Database
10 17 (5.48%) MySQL
11 16 (5.16%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (4.52%) DTS
12 14 (4.52%) Oracle Database 12c
13 11 (3.55%) RDBMS
14 9 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (2.58%) MS Access
16 6 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
16 6 (1.94%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 24 (7.74%) Mercurial
2 15 (4.84%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.26%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (1.94%) Selenium
4 6 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.97%) MyEclipse
5 3 (0.97%) JBuilder
5 3 (0.97%) PowerBuilder
5 3 (0.97%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.65%) Xcode
General
1 10 (3.23%) Finance
1 10 (3.23%) Marketing
2 8 (2.58%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.94%) Military
3 6 (1.94%) Billing
4 5 (1.61%) Legal
5 4 (1.29%) Retail
5 4 (1.29%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.97%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.65%) Law
8 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 174 (56.13%) Developer
2 44 (14.19%) Software Developer
2 44 (14.19%) .NET Developer
3 43 (13.87%) DBA
4 39 (12.58%) C# Developer
5 31 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 29 (9.35%) Administrator
6 29 (9.35%) SQL DBA
7 28 (9.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (9.03%) Analyst
8 23 (7.42%) ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (7.42%) Java Developer
8 23 (7.42%) VB.NET Developer
9 17 (5.48%) Software Engineer
10 15 (4.84%) Oracle DBA
10 15 (4.84%) Web Developer
11 14 (4.52%) Graduate
11 14 (4.52%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (4.19%) Programmer
12 13 (4.19%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (50.32%) .NET
2 124 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 104 (33.55%) HTML
4 71 (22.90%) CSS
5 67 (21.61%) jQuery
6 57 (18.39%) .NET Framework
7 45 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 45 (14.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 42 (13.55%) HTML5
9 35 (11.29%) Web Services
10 30 (9.68%) XML
10 30 (9.68%) WinForms
11 28 (9.03%) WCF
12 25 (8.06%) Razor View Engine
12 25 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 24 (7.74%) Struts
13 24 (7.74%) Spring
14 21 (6.77%) LINQ
15 19 (6.13%) Hibernate
16 17 (5.48%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.71%) Inversion of Control
2 16 (5.16%) Replication
3 13 (4.19%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.19%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.58%) Clustering
5 7 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.94%) Social Media
7 5 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.61%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.29%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.97%) W3C
10 2 (0.65%) NHS
10 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.65%) AS400
10 2 (0.65%) Life Science
11 1 (0.32%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.32%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.32%) iPad
11 1 (0.32%) iPhone
11 1 (0.32%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 49 (15.81%) Windows
2 20 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (5.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (2.90%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.26%) UNIX
6 5 (1.61%) Solaris
7 4 (1.29%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.29%) Linux
7 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.97%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.97%) Android
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (17.42%) MVC
2 29 (9.35%) E-Commerce
2 29 (9.35%) Unit Testing
3 28 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (8.71%) Dependency Injection
5 26 (8.39%) Web Development
6 24 (7.74%) SOA
7 17 (5.48%) CRM
8 16 (5.16%) Software Engineering
8 16 (5.16%) Website Architecture
9 15 (4.84%) ITIL
10 13 (4.19%) Web Application Development
11 12 (3.87%) Automated Testing
11 12 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (3.23%) Validation
12 10 (3.23%) TDD
12 10 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (3.23%) Database Tuning
13 8 (2.58%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 126 (40.65%) C#
2 78 (25.16%) JavaScript
3 73 (23.55%) T-SQL
4 51 (16.45%) Java
5 43 (13.87%) VB.NET
6 25 (8.06%) VB
7 22 (7.10%) PL/SQL
8 17 (5.48%) PHP
9 12 (3.87%) VBA
10 10 (3.23%) C
11 9 (2.90%) Ruby
11 9 (2.90%) Python
12 5 (1.61%) C++
12 5 (1.61%) VBScript
12 5 (1.61%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.29%) VB6
13 4 (1.29%) XAML
13 4 (1.29%) R
14 3 (0.97%) ABAP
14 3 (0.97%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 46 (14.84%) Degree
2 25 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.52%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.26%) MCP
5 6 (1.94%) ISEB
6 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.97%) MCSE
7 3 (0.97%) HND
8 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.32%) CISA
9 1 (0.32%) CISM
9 1 (0.32%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.61%) QA
2 3 (0.97%) HL7
3 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (3.87%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (3.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (2.26%) Data Guard
2 5 (1.61%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 80 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 45 (14.52%) Oracle
3 9 (2.90%) Citrix
4 8 (2.58%) HP
5 6 (1.94%) Business Objects
5 6 (1.94%) SAP
6 5 (1.61%) Sun
7 4 (1.29%) VMware
8 3 (0.97%) Sybase
8 3 (0.97%) Adobe
8 3 (0.97%) Dell
9 2 (0.65%) RedPrairie
10 1 (0.32%) Ektron
10 1 (0.32%) Draytek
10 1 (0.32%) Zend
10 1 (0.32%) WatchGuard
10 1 (0.32%) Capita
10 1 (0.32%) Teradata
10 1 (0.32%) Open Text
10 1 (0.32%) Avaya
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nelson, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 per annum + Flex hours + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + £3k Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Preston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Lancashire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 25000-35000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Blackburn
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago