The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 132 179 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 27.10% 35.17% 31.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 52.80% 49.24%
Number of salaries quoted 112 143 144
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,010
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,625 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.31% +0.33%
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
264 339 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.21% 66.60% 63.01%
Number of salaries quoted 221 283 299
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +1 28 £32,500 +6.55% 1
Blackpool 0 19 £37,000 +5.71% 2
Blackburn -3 17 £33,000 -21.42% 3
Chorley -6 13 £36,250 -22.87% 8
Darwen - 8 £35,000 - 1
Burnley +1 3 £25,000 -37.50%
Skelmersdale 0 3 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Lancaster +8 2 £30,500 +22.00%
Nelson - 2 £39,000 -
Newton-le-Willows +3 1 £42,500 +107.31%
Rossendale - 1 £42,500 -
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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.

1 126 (44.52%) .NET
2 112 (39.58%) C#
3 99 (34.98%) MVC
4 93 (32.86%) SQL Server
5 86 (30.39%) ASP.NET
6 84 (29.68%) HTML
7 77 (27.21%) JavaScript
7 77 (27.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 75 (26.50%) CSS
9 72 (25.44%) Agile Software Development
10 67 (23.67%) Microsoft
11 55 (19.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 49 (17.31%) Windows
12 49 (17.31%) Java
13 47 (16.61%) jQuery
14 45 (15.90%) Oracle
15 44 (15.55%) Degree
16 42 (14.84%) SharePoint
17 40 (14.13%) T-SQL
18 39 (13.78%) Business Intelligence
19 38 (13.43%) .NET Framework
19 38 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
20 37 (13.07%) Web Services
21 36 (12.72%) Visual Studio
21 36 (12.72%) Software Engineering
22 33 (11.66%) Finance
23 30 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
24 29 (10.25%) MS Excel
25 28 (9.89%) HTML5
26 26 (9.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 42 (14.84%) SharePoint
2 26 (9.19%) IIS
3 13 (4.59%) Tomcat
4 12 (4.24%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (3.89%) WebSphere
6 10 (3.53%) CMS
7 8 (2.83%) Kentico
8 6 (2.12%) NetWeaver
8 6 (2.12%) Apache
9 5 (1.77%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.06%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.35%) Lync
11 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.35%) Moodle
11 1 (0.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 29 (10.25%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.71%) MS Office
3 10 (3.53%) PowerPivot
4 4 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.41%) Agresso
2 4 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.35%) SyteLine
5 1 (0.35%) Magento
5 1 (0.35%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (1.77%) SaaS
2 3 (1.06%) Office 365
3 2 (0.71%) GitHub
4 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.24%) Internet
2 9 (3.18%) Network Security
3 6 (2.12%) Firewall
3 6 (2.12%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.77%) DNS
4 5 (1.77%) SMS
5 4 (1.41%) SAN
6 3 (1.06%) LAN
6 3 (1.06%) WAN
6 3 (1.06%) Wireless
7 2 (0.71%) HTTP
7 2 (0.71%) Intranet
7 2 (0.71%) VPN
8 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.35%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.35%) VoIP
8 1 (0.35%) WLAN
8 1 (0.35%) SMTP
8 1 (0.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (32.86%) SQL Server
2 77 (27.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 55 (19.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (9.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 26 (9.19%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (7.77%) Relational Database
6 17 (6.01%) Crystal Reports
6 17 (6.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (4.95%) Oracle Database
8 13 (4.59%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (3.89%) RDBMS
10 8 (2.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (2.12%) SAP HANA
12 6 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Power View
13 5 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.77%) DB2
14 4 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (12.72%) Visual Studio
2 19 (6.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.53%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.53%) Subversion
4 5 (1.77%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.41%) ReSharper
5 4 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (1.41%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.06%) Selenium
6 3 (1.06%) CruiseControl
6 3 (1.06%) Ant
7 2 (0.71%) JUnit
7 2 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.71%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.71%) JIRA
7 2 (0.71%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.35%) AccuRev
General
1 33 (11.66%) Finance
2 12 (4.24%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.77%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.77%) Marketing
4 4 (1.41%) Retail
4 4 (1.41%) Law
5 3 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.71%) Back Office
6 2 (0.71%) Electronics
7 1 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 171 (60.42%) Developer
2 48 (16.96%) Analyst
2 48 (16.96%) .NET Developer
3 39 (13.78%) C# Developer
4 34 (12.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (9.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 25 (8.83%) SQL Developer
7 23 (8.13%) Java Developer
8 22 (7.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (6.36%) Software Engineer
9 18 (6.36%) Software Developer
10 13 (4.59%) C# Software Engineer
11 11 (3.89%) Web Developer
12 10 (3.53%) Delphi Developer
13 9 (3.18%) Systems Analyst
14 8 (2.83%) Junior
14 8 (2.83%) Technical Analyst
15 7 (2.47%) ASP.NET Developer
15 7 (2.47%) Support Analyst
15 7 (2.47%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (44.52%) .NET
2 86 (30.39%) ASP.NET
3 84 (29.68%) HTML
4 75 (26.50%) CSS
5 47 (16.61%) jQuery
6 38 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (13.43%) .NET Framework
7 37 (13.07%) Web Services
8 28 (9.89%) HTML5
9 22 (7.77%) Spring
9 22 (7.77%) Hibernate
10 18 (6.36%) XML
11 16 (5.65%) WinForms
11 16 (5.65%) CSS3
12 12 (4.24%) AngularJS
13 11 (3.89%) WCF
13 11 (3.89%) XHTML
14 10 (3.53%) EDI
14 10 (3.53%) DHTML
14 10 (3.53%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.24%) Client/Server
3 7 (2.47%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.77%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.41%) Life Science
5 4 (1.41%) Data Extraction
5 4 (1.41%) Statistics
5 4 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.06%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.06%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.71%) User Experience
7 2 (0.71%) AS400
7 2 (0.71%) DTV
7 2 (0.71%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.71%) e-Health
7 2 (0.71%) Clustering
8 1 (0.35%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (17.31%) Windows
2 12 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (3.18%) AIX
4 8 (2.83%) UNIX
4 8 (2.83%) Linux
5 6 (2.12%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.06%) Android
7 3 (1.06%) Solaris
8 2 (0.71%) HPUX
8 2 (0.71%) VMS
8 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.35%) CentOS
9 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (34.98%) MVC
2 72 (25.44%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (13.78%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (12.72%) Software Engineering
5 23 (8.13%) Systems Analysis
6 22 (7.77%) Unit Testing
7 21 (7.42%) Web Development
8 19 (6.71%) Project Management
9 18 (6.36%) ERP
9 18 (6.36%) SDLC
10 14 (4.95%) ETL
10 14 (4.95%) CRM
11 13 (4.59%) ITIL
11 13 (4.59%) OOD
12 12 (4.24%) Web Design
13 11 (3.89%) OO
14 10 (3.53%) Data Analysis
14 10 (3.53%) Mobile Development
14 10 (3.53%) Kimball Methodology
15 9 (3.18%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 112 (39.58%) C#
2 77 (27.21%) JavaScript
3 49 (17.31%) Java
4 40 (14.13%) T-SQL
5 22 (7.77%) VB
6 15 (5.30%) PHP
7 14 (4.95%) VBA
8 13 (4.59%) VB.NET
9 12 (4.24%) PL/SQL
10 10 (3.53%) Delphi
11 9 (3.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 6 (2.12%) VBScript
13 3 (1.06%) C
13 3 (1.06%) Groovy
14 2 (0.71%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.71%) R
14 2 (0.71%) XAML
14 2 (0.71%) VB6
14 2 (0.71%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 44 (15.55%) Degree
2 15 (5.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.06%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.06%) OCPJWCD
4 3 (1.06%) OCPJP
4 3 (1.06%) OCMJD
4 3 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.71%) ISEB
5 2 (0.71%) MCSE
5 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.35%) MCP
6 1 (0.35%) MCSA
6 1 (0.35%) PhD
6 1 (0.35%) CCNP
6 1 (0.35%) CCNA
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.35%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.77%) SLA
2 2 (0.71%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (2.47%) Active Directory
1 7 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (0.71%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 67 (23.67%) Microsoft
2 45 (15.90%) Oracle
3 11 (3.89%) VMware
3 11 (3.89%) Tableau
4 10 (3.53%) SAP
5 9 (3.18%) Cisco
6 6 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.77%) RedPrairie
7 5 (1.77%) IBM
7 5 (1.77%) HP
7 5 (1.77%) JDA
8 4 (1.41%) Sage
9 3 (1.06%) Sun
9 3 (1.06%) GUPTA
10 2 (0.71%) Google
10 2 (0.71%) Remedy
10 2 (0.71%) Telerik
10 2 (0.71%) Novell
10 2 (0.71%) Veritas
10 2 (0.71%) EMC
Darwen, Lancashire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Leigh, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30k - £50k plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000 + 5,000 Relocation Package + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, IIP, ISEB
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Chorley
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Computer Sciences Corporation
Posted: 17 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Lancashire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £31072.00 - £40964.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Lancashire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26041.00 - £34876.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago