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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 125 139 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 30.79% 30.82% 29.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.97% 51.10% 53.94%
Number of salaries quoted 104 109 118
Median salary £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £25,961 £24,512
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,050 £42,500
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
236 272 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 58.13% 60.31% 55.40%
Number of salaries quoted 209 213 214
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +3 31 £31,500 -16.00% 3
Preston +5 22 £35,250 +17.50% 2
Blackburn +2 21 £35,000 -2.77% 4
Burnley -2 12 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Lancaster - 8 - -
Darwen - 5 £26,000 -
Lytham St Annes +1 3 £32,000 -18.98%
Blackpool -3 2 £23,750 -40.62% 1
Skelmersdale - 1 £37,500 - 2
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 84 (39.44%) SQL Server
2 70 (32.86%) JavaScript
2 70 (32.86%) Windows
3 69 (32.39%) .NET
4 59 (27.70%) Microsoft
5 57 (26.76%) Degree
6 55 (25.82%) T-SQL
6 55 (25.82%) CSS
7 54 (25.35%) ASP.NET
7 54 (25.35%) HTML
8 48 (22.54%) jQuery
9 47 (22.07%) MVC
9 47 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (20.19%) C#
11 42 (19.72%) Windows Server
12 38 (17.84%) Business Intelligence
13 37 (17.37%) Java
14 35 (16.43%) MS Excel
14 35 (16.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 29 (13.62%) Management Information System
16 28 (13.15%) Finance
17 26 (12.21%) VBA
17 26 (12.21%) User Acceptance Testing
18 25 (11.74%) Active Directory
19 24 (11.27%) Tomcat
19 24 (11.27%) Unit Testing
20 23 (10.80%) Scrum
21 22 (10.33%) ITIL
21 22 (10.33%) SQL Server 2008
22 21 (9.86%) MS Office

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 (11.27%) Tomcat
2 15 (7.04%) IIS
3 10 (4.69%) Node.js
4 7 (3.29%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.35%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.41%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.41%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.94%) CMS
7 2 (0.94%) WordPress
8 1 (0.47%) Drupal
Applications
1 35 (16.43%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (8.45%) Lorenzo
2 3 (1.41%) Line 500
3 2 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.94%) Magento
4 1 (0.47%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.47%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.29%) DHCP
1 7 (3.29%) DNS
1 7 (3.29%) SAN
2 6 (2.82%) Firewall
3 5 (2.35%) WAN
4 4 (1.88%) Internet
4 4 (1.88%) LAN
4 4 (1.88%) VPN
5 3 (1.41%) Broadband
5 3 (1.41%) PBX
5 3 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (39.44%) SQL Server
2 35 (16.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (10.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (8.45%) Electronic Patient Records
4 18 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (7.04%) Microsoft Power View
5 15 (7.04%) Power BI
5 15 (7.04%) PowerPivot
6 14 (6.57%) Pentaho
7 12 (5.63%) Relational Database
7 12 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (3.76%) QlikView
9 8 (3.76%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (3.29%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (2.82%) Oracle Database
12 5 (2.35%) MySQL
12 5 (2.35%) RDBMS
12 5 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.10%) Git (software)
1 13 (6.10%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.41%) JIRA
4 3 (1.41%) Mercurial
4 3 (1.41%) Selenium
4 3 (1.41%) Subversion
5 2 (0.94%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.94%) Gerrit
5 2 (0.94%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.94%) JMeter
5 2 (0.94%) Mocha
5 2 (0.94%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (0.94%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.47%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.47%) Bazaar
6 1 (0.47%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.47%) PHPUnit
General
1 28 (13.15%) Finance
2 10 (4.69%) Retail
3 5 (2.35%) Billing
4 4 (1.88%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.41%) Advertising
5 3 (1.41%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.94%) Back Office
6 2 (0.94%) Legal
6 2 (0.94%) Local Government
7 1 (0.47%) Games
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 107 (50.23%) Developer
2 72 (33.80%) Analyst
3 27 (12.68%) SQL Developer
4 26 (12.21%) .NET Developer
5 22 (10.33%) Java Developer
5 22 (10.33%) Software Developer
5 22 (10.33%) SQL Analyst
5 22 (10.33%) Support Analyst
6 18 (8.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 18 (8.45%) C# Developer
7 14 (6.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 13 (6.10%) Analyst Developer
8 13 (6.10%) Applications Support
8 13 (6.10%) IT Analyst
8 13 (6.10%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (5.63%) Java Software Developer
10 11 (5.16%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (4.69%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (4.69%) IT Support
11 10 (4.69%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (32.39%) .NET
2 55 (25.82%) CSS
3 54 (25.35%) ASP.NET
3 54 (25.35%) HTML
4 48 (22.54%) jQuery
5 20 (9.39%) Hibernate
5 20 (9.39%) Spring
6 16 (7.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (7.51%) HTML5
7 13 (6.10%) XML
8 11 (5.16%) .NET Framework
8 11 (5.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (4.69%) REST
10 8 (3.76%) LINQ
10 8 (3.76%) WCF
11 7 (3.29%) CSS3
11 7 (3.29%) Web Services
12 6 (2.82%) AngularJS
12 6 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (2.82%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.62%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.10%) iPad
3 7 (3.29%) User Experience
4 6 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.82%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.35%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.35%) Physics
5 5 (2.35%) Smart Meter
6 4 (1.88%) Clustering
6 4 (1.88%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.88%) Replication
7 3 (1.41%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.41%) EqualLogic
7 3 (1.41%) FMCG
7 3 (1.41%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.41%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.94%) AS400
9 1 (0.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 70 (32.86%) Windows
2 42 (19.72%) Windows Server
3 19 (8.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (7.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (5.16%) Unix
6 9 (4.23%) Linux
6 9 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.94%) Solaris
7 2 (0.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
1 47 (22.07%) MVC
2 38 (17.84%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (12.21%) User Acceptance Testing
4 24 (11.27%) Unit Testing
5 23 (10.80%) Scrum
6 22 (10.33%) ITIL
7 21 (9.86%) Web Development
8 15 (7.04%) Analytics
9 14 (6.57%) Data Analytics
10 13 (6.10%) Dashboard Development
10 13 (6.10%) Time Management
11 12 (5.63%) TDD
12 11 (5.16%) OO
13 10 (4.69%) BDD
13 10 (4.69%) Mentoring
14 9 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (4.23%) ETL
14 9 (4.23%) Front End Development
15 8 (3.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 70 (32.86%) JavaScript
2 55 (25.82%) T-SQL
3 43 (20.19%) C#
4 37 (17.37%) Java
5 26 (12.21%) VBA
6 16 (7.51%) VB
7 10 (4.69%) VBScript
8 8 (3.76%) PHP
9 6 (2.82%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.82%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.35%) C
10 5 (2.35%) VB6
11 4 (1.88%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.94%) C++
12 2 (0.94%) COBOL
12 2 (0.94%) Python
12 2 (0.94%) Ruby
13 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (26.76%) Degree
2 13 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 12 (5.63%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.29%) ISEB
5 6 (2.82%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.76%) QA
2 2 (0.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (11.74%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.69%) Hyper-V
3 9 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (2.35%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Nagios
1 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (27.70%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.92%) VMware
3 16 (7.51%) Oracle
4 14 (6.57%) Cisco
5 7 (3.29%) Remedy
6 3 (1.41%) BT
6 3 (1.41%) Dell
6 3 (1.41%) Lotus
6 3 (1.41%) Sage
6 3 (1.41%) SonicWALL
7 2 (0.94%) Citrix
7 2 (0.94%) Dynatrace
7 2 (0.94%) IBM
7 2 (0.94%) SAP
8 1 (0.47%) HP
8 1 (0.47%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.47%) Tableau
8 1 (0.47%) Twitter
8 1 (0.47%) Zend
Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Blackpool
Ascent People
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £35k DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + great package
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Burnley
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Blackburn
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training opportunities
Posted: 14 days ago
Lancashire
Capita plc
Posted: 15 days ago
Preston
Clear Hire Limited
Salary: £33,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Lancashire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £25,000 per year plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Skelmersdale
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
EDM Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago