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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 179 103 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 33.33% 22.39% 28.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.27% 43.64% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 163 87 141
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,640
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £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
297 236 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 55.31% 51.30% 63.55%
Number of salaries quoted 264 189 310
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +2 50 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Chorley +7 43 £35,000 +6.06% 16
Blackburn +7 18 £40,000 +26.98% 4
Burnley +6 17 £32,500 - 6
Blackpool +2 14 £38,500 +32.75% 1
Lancaster - 3 £45,000 - 2
Rossendale - 2 £45,000 - 2
Newton-le-Willows -1 1 £32,000 +33.33%
Skelmersdale -2 1 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Colne - 1 £45,000 - 1
Nelson - 1 £59,500 -
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 130 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 105 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 103 (38.15%) HTML
4 101 (37.41%) CSS
5 90 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (27.04%) .NET
7 72 (26.67%) jQuery
8 70 (25.93%) C#
9 68 (25.19%) Microsoft
10 60 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 59 (21.85%) MVC
12 54 (20.00%) Unit Testing
13 53 (19.63%) T-SQL
14 51 (18.89%) Web Development
15 46 (17.04%) ASP.NET
16 44 (16.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 42 (15.56%) Degree
18 41 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
19 39 (14.44%) Finance
20 37 (13.70%) IBM
20 37 (13.70%) ERP
20 37 (13.70%) iSeries
20 37 (13.70%) SDLC
21 35 (12.96%) HTML5
22 30 (11.11%) ITIL
22 30 (11.11%) DB2
22 30 (11.11%) RPG
22 30 (11.11%) Java
22 30 (11.11%) PHP
23 29 (10.74%) MS Excel

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 19 (7.04%) Tomcat
2 15 (5.56%) IIS
3 13 (4.81%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (4.07%) WordPress
5 9 (3.33%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.96%) Apache
7 7 (2.59%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.48%) CMS
9 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.74%) nginx
9 2 (0.74%) SAS
10 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.37%) Drupal
10 1 (0.37%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 29 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) MS Project
3 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.11%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.37%) Lorenzo
5 1 (0.37%) Magento
5 1 (0.37%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.37%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.22%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.96%) LAN
1 8 (2.96%) WAN
2 6 (2.22%) Firewall
3 4 (1.48%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (1.48%) SNMP
3 4 (1.48%) VoIP
4 3 (1.11%) Wireless
5 2 (0.74%) SSL
5 2 (0.74%) VLAN
6 1 (0.37%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 60 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (16.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (11.11%) DB2
5 22 (8.15%) Power BI
6 21 (7.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (7.41%) MySQL
7 20 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
8 19 (7.04%) Relational Database
9 18 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (6.67%) RDBMS
10 12 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (3.70%) Hadoop
12 9 (3.33%) MS Access
12 9 (3.33%) QlikView
12 9 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (2.59%) Data Mining
13 7 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (10.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (9.63%) Visual Studio
3 13 (4.81%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.33%) JIRA
5 3 (1.11%) Selenium
6 2 (0.74%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.74%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.74%) GitLab
6 2 (0.74%) Mocha
6 2 (0.74%) PhpStorm
6 2 (0.74%) Sinon.JS
6 2 (0.74%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.74%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.37%) Bazaar
7 1 (0.37%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.37%) Grunt
7 1 (0.37%) gulp
7 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.37%) LINQPad
7 1 (0.37%) PHPUnit
General
1 39 (14.44%) Finance
2 15 (5.56%) Legal
3 14 (5.19%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.44%) Advertising
5 9 (3.33%) Retail
6 4 (1.48%) Automotive
7 3 (1.11%) Marketing
7 3 (1.11%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.74%) Banking
8 2 (0.74%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 139 (51.48%) Developer
2 89 (32.96%) Analyst
3 42 (15.56%) Support Analyst
4 40 (14.81%) Applications Support
5 36 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 36 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 36 (13.33%) SQL Developer
6 29 (10.74%) C# Developer
6 29 (10.74%) JavaScript Developer
6 29 (10.74%) Software Developer
7 26 (9.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (9.63%) SQL Analyst
8 21 (7.78%) Senior Developer
9 20 (7.41%) Java Developer
9 20 (7.41%) PHP Developer
10 15 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (5.19%) Data Analyst
11 14 (5.19%) Web Developer
12 13 (4.81%) Java Software Developer
12 13 (4.81%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (38.15%) HTML
2 101 (37.41%) CSS
3 73 (27.04%) .NET
4 72 (26.67%) jQuery
5 46 (17.04%) ASP.NET
6 35 (12.96%) HTML5
7 27 (10.00%) XML
8 24 (8.89%) Node.js
9 22 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (7.78%) Web Services
11 20 (7.41%) Hibernate
11 20 (7.41%) Spring
12 19 (7.04%) Symfony
13 18 (6.67%) .NET Framework
13 18 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (5.93%) REST
15 15 (5.56%) WCF
16 14 (5.19%) MDX
17 11 (4.07%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.70%) iSeries
2 19 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.04%) AS400
3 17 (6.30%) Computer Science
4 14 (5.19%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.70%) User Experience
6 7 (2.59%) Data Integration
6 7 (2.59%) iPad
6 7 (2.59%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.85%) Replication
8 4 (1.48%) e-Health
8 4 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.48%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.48%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.48%) Smart Meter
9 3 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.74%) Clustering
10 2 (0.74%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.74%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.74%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.00%) Windows
2 14 (5.19%) Linux
3 10 (3.70%) Unix
3 10 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.22%) Android
5 6 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.48%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.11%) Solaris
7 3 (1.11%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.74%) AIX
8 2 (0.74%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.74%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (21.85%) MVC
3 54 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 51 (18.89%) Web Development
5 41 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
6 37 (13.70%) ERP
6 37 (13.70%) SDLC
7 30 (11.11%) ITIL
8 26 (9.63%) Software Engineering
9 22 (8.15%) CRM
9 22 (8.15%) Waterfall
10 19 (7.04%) Data Analysis
11 16 (5.93%) Analytics
12 14 (5.19%) E-Commerce
13 13 (4.81%) Data Analytics
14 12 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (4.44%) ETL
15 11 (4.07%) Data Modelling
15 11 (4.07%) Logistics
16 10 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 105 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 70 (25.93%) C#
3 53 (19.63%) T-SQL
4 30 (11.11%) Java
4 30 (11.11%) PHP
4 30 (11.11%) RPG
5 27 (10.00%) VBA
6 17 (6.30%) VB
6 17 (6.30%) VB.NET
7 11 (4.07%) VB6
8 10 (3.70%) Groovy
9 9 (3.33%) Bash Shell
10 8 (2.96%) C
11 5 (1.85%) Python
12 4 (1.48%) C++
12 4 (1.48%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.11%) R
13 3 (1.11%) VBScript
14 2 (0.74%) Delphi
14 2 (0.74%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 42 (15.56%) Degree
2 20 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.22%) ISEB
3 6 (2.22%) MCSE
4 5 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.48%) DBS Check
5 4 (1.48%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.48%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.11%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.74%) CCNA
7 2 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.74%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.70%) QA
2 3 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.59%) XenApp
4 5 (1.85%) vSphere
5 3 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.37%) NDS
6 1 (0.37%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.48%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (1.48%) Nagios
1 4 (1.48%) OpenView
1 4 (1.48%) Tivoli
1 4 (1.48%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 2 (0.74%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.74%) HP SIM
2 2 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.37%) SCCM
3 1 (0.37%) SCOM
3 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 68 (25.19%) Microsoft
2 37 (13.70%) IBM
3 28 (10.37%) Oracle
4 19 (7.04%) Tableau
5 11 (4.07%) VMware
6 8 (2.96%) HP
7 7 (2.59%) Cisco
8 5 (1.85%) Cognos
8 5 (1.85%) Mitel
9 4 (1.48%) BMC
9 4 (1.48%) CA
9 4 (1.48%) Compuware
9 4 (1.48%) Dynatrace
9 4 (1.48%) Nimsoft
9 4 (1.48%) Xamarin
10 3 (1.11%) JD Edwards
10 3 (1.11%) RedGate
10 3 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.11%) SAP
11 2 (0.74%) arcserve
Burnley
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Blackburn
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Blackburn
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ormskirk
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Preston
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £20,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Burnley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Working From Home + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chadderton, Lancashire
SG Gaming
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £35k DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £25k DOE + Extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary to £33k + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + great range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, 25+ holiday, and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Blackpool
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago