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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 2 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL 152 91 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 33.93% 26.53% 16.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.32% 48.15% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 141 74 69
Median salary £33,500 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
252 189 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 56.25% 55.10% 56.85%
Number of salaries quoted 235 156 248
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -1 55 £37,500 +29.31% 6
Chorley +1 33 £25,000 -20.63% 8
Blackpool +1 16 £32,500 +12.06% 3
Burnley +3 14 £35,000 -3.44% 5
Rossendale - 6 £45,000 -
Blackburn -4 4 £21,500 -47.87% 4
Colne - 2 £36,750 - 1
Lancaster - 2 £32,000 -
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 138 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 127 (39.20%) JavaScript
3 122 (37.65%) HTML
4 108 (33.33%) CSS
5 92 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (26.23%) .NET
7 81 (25.00%) C#
8 75 (23.15%) jQuery
9 70 (21.60%) T-SQL
10 68 (20.99%) Microsoft
11 64 (19.75%) MVC
12 60 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 59 (18.21%) Unit Testing
14 58 (17.90%) SDLC
15 53 (16.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 53 (16.36%) Oracle
16 52 (16.05%) Web Development
17 47 (14.51%) Business Intelligence
18 44 (13.58%) iSeries
18 44 (13.58%) HTML5
19 41 (12.65%) IBM
20 40 (12.35%) ERP
20 40 (12.35%) Degree
21 39 (12.04%) Java
21 39 (12.04%) Finance
22 38 (11.73%) ASP.NET
23 36 (11.11%) MS Excel
23 36 (11.11%) RPG
23 36 (11.11%) DB2
24 33 (10.19%) ITIL

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 22 (6.79%) Tomcat
2 12 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (2.78%) IIS
4 8 (2.47%) Apache
5 7 (2.16%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.16%) WordPress
6 5 (1.54%) CMS
7 3 (0.93%) Kentico
8 2 (0.62%) Drupal
8 2 (0.62%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.31%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.31%) Confluence
9 1 (0.31%) GroupWise
9 1 (0.31%) JBoss
9 1 (0.31%) SAS
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 36 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.85%) MS Office
3 2 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) MS Project
4 1 (0.31%) SPSS
4 1 (0.31%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 9 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.93%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 2 (0.62%) Magento
4 2 (0.62%) OpenCart
4 2 (0.62%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.23%) SaaS
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.40%) Firewall
1 11 (3.40%) LAN
1 11 (3.40%) WAN
2 4 (1.23%) HTTP
2 4 (1.23%) SNMP
3 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 60 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (16.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (11.11%) DB2
5 29 (8.95%) MySQL
6 28 (8.64%) Power BI
7 20 (6.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (6.17%) Hadoop
7 20 (6.17%) Oracle Database
7 20 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (5.86%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (4.01%) Relational Database
11 12 (3.70%) RDBMS
11 12 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (3.40%) Data Mining
12 11 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (2.16%) MS Access
14 7 (2.16%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (5.25%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.25%) JIRA
3 12 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.47%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (1.85%) Selenium
6 3 (0.93%) Mercurial
6 3 (0.93%) Subversion
7 2 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.62%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.62%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.62%) gulp
7 2 (0.62%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.62%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.62%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.62%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.31%) Grunt
8 1 (0.31%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.31%) SonarQube
General
1 39 (12.04%) Finance
2 22 (6.79%) Manufacturing
3 17 (5.25%) Legal
4 12 (3.70%) Advertising
4 12 (3.70%) Retail
5 9 (2.78%) Marketing
6 7 (2.16%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.85%) Electronics
8 2 (0.62%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 168 (51.85%) Developer
2 118 (36.42%) Analyst
3 60 (18.52%) Support Analyst
4 53 (16.36%) SQL Developer
5 52 (16.05%) Applications Support
6 48 (14.81%) Applications Support Analyst
7 47 (14.51%) .NET Developer
8 36 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
9 35 (10.80%) Software Developer
10 32 (9.88%) C# Developer
11 31 (9.57%) JavaScript Developer
12 30 (9.26%) C# .NET Developer
13 29 (8.95%) Java Developer
14 23 (7.10%) Senior Developer
15 21 (6.48%) Data Analyst
16 20 (6.17%) Java Software Developer
17 17 (5.25%) Programmer
18 16 (4.94%) PHP Developer
19 15 (4.63%) Senior .NET Developer
19 15 (4.63%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (37.65%) HTML
2 108 (33.33%) CSS
3 85 (26.23%) .NET
4 75 (23.15%) jQuery
5 44 (13.58%) HTML5
6 38 (11.73%) ASP.NET
7 28 (8.64%) Spring
7 28 (8.64%) Web Services
8 27 (8.33%) Node.js
8 27 (8.33%) XML
9 24 (7.41%) Hibernate
10 22 (6.79%) REST
11 20 (6.17%) Apache Camel
11 20 (6.17%) RabbitMQ
12 18 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (5.25%) Symfony
13 17 (5.25%) WCF
14 16 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (4.94%) MDX
14 16 (4.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (13.58%) iSeries
2 27 (8.33%) AS400
3 24 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.25%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.01%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.40%) User Experience
7 8 (2.47%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.85%) iPad
9 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.23%) e-Health
10 4 (1.23%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.62%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.62%) EPoS
11 2 (0.62%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.31%) Clustering
12 1 (0.31%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.31%) NHS
12 1 (0.31%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.41%) Windows
2 18 (5.56%) Unix
3 17 (5.25%) Linux
4 13 (4.01%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.40%) Solaris
6 6 (1.85%) Android
7 4 (1.23%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.62%) AIX
9 2 (0.62%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (19.75%) MVC
3 59 (18.21%) Unit Testing
4 58 (17.90%) SDLC
5 52 (16.05%) Web Development
6 47 (14.51%) Business Intelligence
7 40 (12.35%) ERP
8 33 (10.19%) ITIL
9 29 (8.95%) Software Engineering
10 27 (8.33%) Waterfall
11 22 (6.79%) Data Analysis
12 20 (6.17%) CRM
13 19 (5.86%) E-Commerce
14 18 (5.56%) Analytics
15 17 (5.25%) Software Deployment
16 16 (4.94%) Data Analytics
16 16 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (4.94%) TDD
17 15 (4.63%) Data Modelling
18 14 (4.32%) OO
Programming Languages
1 127 (39.20%) JavaScript
2 81 (25.00%) C#
3 70 (21.60%) T-SQL
4 39 (12.04%) Java
5 36 (11.11%) RPG
6 27 (8.33%) VBA
7 26 (8.02%) PHP
8 20 (6.17%) Groovy
9 15 (4.63%) VB
10 12 (3.70%) C
10 12 (3.70%) PL/SQL
10 12 (3.70%) VB.NET
11 9 (2.78%) C++
12 8 (2.47%) Objective-C
12 8 (2.47%) Python
12 8 (2.47%) VB6
13 5 (1.54%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.93%) VBScript
15 2 (0.62%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.62%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 40 (12.35%) Degree
2 13 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.16%) ISEB
4 6 (1.85%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.85%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.54%) DBS Check
6 4 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.62%) NVQ Level 4
9 1 (0.31%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.63%) QA
2 4 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.40%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.54%) vSphere
4 1 (0.31%) NDS
4 1 (0.31%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.23%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (1.23%) Nagios
1 4 (1.23%) OpenView
1 4 (1.23%) Tivoli
1 4 (1.23%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 2 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.31%) SCCM
3 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 68 (20.99%) Microsoft
2 53 (16.36%) Oracle
3 41 (12.65%) IBM
4 23 (7.10%) Tableau
5 14 (4.32%) VMware
6 11 (3.40%) Cisco
7 8 (2.47%) Apple
7 8 (2.47%) HP
8 7 (2.16%) Xamarin
9 6 (1.85%) DevExpress
9 6 (1.85%) SAP
10 4 (1.23%) BMC
10 4 (1.23%) CA
10 4 (1.23%) Compuware
10 4 (1.23%) Dynatrace
10 4 (1.23%) Nimsoft
11 3 (0.93%) Adobe
11 3 (0.93%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.93%) Zend
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum to 35k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Oliver Thomas Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £60k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Health, Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
FluidAds
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30k -£37k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £22-25k DOE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Sanderson
Posted: 10 days ago
Burnley
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Burnley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + Bonus to 10% + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Chorley
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle, Manchester, Blackpool
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £75,649 plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Lytham St. Annes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £20315 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago