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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 2 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 161 92 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 32.59% 26.14% 19.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.07% 46.23% 33.22%
Number of salaries quoted 145 73 96
Median salary £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
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
268 199 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.25% 56.53% 60.08%
Number of salaries quoted 241 162 287
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £26,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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
Chorley +1 51 £30,000 -4.76% 5
Preston -1 46 £37,500 +33.92% 8
Burnley +2 15 £32,000 -1.53% 4
Blackburn +5 11 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Rossendale - 6 £45,000 - 1
Blackpool +1 5 £38,500 +30.50% 2
Colne - 2 £36,750 - 1
Newton-le-Willows -2 1 £32,000 +33.33%
Skelmersdale -5 1 £35,000 +40.00% 1
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 145 (46.77%) SQL Server
2 116 (37.42%) HTML
2 116 (37.42%) JavaScript
3 107 (34.52%) CSS
4 94 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (25.48%) jQuery
6 77 (24.84%) C#
7 76 (24.52%) .NET
8 70 (22.58%) Microsoft
9 66 (21.29%) T-SQL
9 66 (21.29%) MVC
10 65 (20.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 57 (18.39%) Unit Testing
12 54 (17.42%) Web Development
13 52 (16.77%) SDLC
14 47 (15.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 46 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
16 45 (14.52%) Oracle
17 41 (13.23%) Degree
18 38 (12.26%) iSeries
18 38 (12.26%) ASP.NET
19 37 (11.94%) IBM
19 37 (11.94%) Finance
19 37 (11.94%) HTML5
20 36 (11.61%) ERP
21 34 (10.97%) Java
22 32 (10.32%) PHP
22 32 (10.32%) Team Foundation Server
23 30 (9.68%) RPG
23 30 (9.68%) DB2

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 (7.10%) Tomcat
2 15 (4.84%) IIS
3 11 (3.55%) Apache
3 11 (3.55%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (2.90%) WordPress
5 7 (2.26%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.61%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.97%) SAS
8 2 (0.65%) CMS
8 2 (0.65%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.32%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.32%) Confluence
9 1 (0.32%) Drupal
9 1 (0.32%) GroupWise
9 1 (0.32%) JBoss
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 30 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.32%) MS Project
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.97%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.32%) Magento
6 1 (0.32%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.32%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.52%) LAN
1 14 (4.52%) WAN
2 9 (2.90%) Firewall
3 4 (1.29%) SNMP
3 4 (1.29%) VoIP
4 3 (0.97%) HTTP
5 2 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.65%) SSL
5 2 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.65%) VLAN
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (46.77%) SQL Server
2 65 (20.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (15.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (9.68%) DB2
5 24 (7.74%) Power BI
6 22 (7.10%) MySQL
7 20 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (5.81%) Relational Database
9 17 (5.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (5.48%) Hadoop
9 17 (5.48%) RDBMS
10 15 (4.84%) SQL Server 2014
11 13 (4.19%) Oracle Database
11 13 (4.19%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (3.55%) Data Mining
13 9 (2.90%) MS Access
13 9 (2.90%) QlikView
13 9 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (10.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (7.42%) Visual Studio
3 18 (5.81%) JIRA
4 14 (4.52%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.94%) Selenium
6 4 (1.29%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.97%) Subversion
8 2 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.65%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.65%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.65%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.65%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.32%) Bazaar
9 1 (0.32%) Grunt
9 1 (0.32%) gulp
9 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.32%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (11.94%) Finance
2 20 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 14 (4.52%) Legal
3 14 (4.52%) Retail
4 11 (3.55%) Advertising
5 8 (2.58%) Marketing
6 7 (2.26%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.94%) Electronics
8 2 (0.65%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 156 (50.32%) Developer
2 112 (36.13%) Analyst
3 55 (17.74%) Support Analyst
4 49 (15.81%) SQL Developer
5 48 (15.48%) Applications Support
6 45 (14.52%) Applications Support Analyst
7 37 (11.94%) .NET Developer
7 37 (11.94%) SQL Analyst
8 32 (10.32%) Software Developer
9 30 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
10 29 (9.35%) C# Developer
11 25 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
12 24 (7.74%) Java Developer
13 21 (6.77%) Data Analyst
13 21 (6.77%) PHP Developer
13 21 (6.77%) Senior Developer
14 17 (5.48%) Java Software Developer
15 15 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
15 15 (4.84%) SQL Data Analyst
16 14 (4.52%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (37.42%) HTML
2 107 (34.52%) CSS
3 79 (25.48%) jQuery
4 76 (24.52%) .NET
5 38 (12.26%) ASP.NET
6 37 (11.94%) HTML5
7 26 (8.39%) XML
8 24 (7.74%) Node.js
8 24 (7.74%) Spring
8 24 (7.74%) Web Services
9 23 (7.42%) Hibernate
10 22 (7.10%) REST
11 20 (6.45%) Symfony
12 18 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (5.48%) Apache Camel
13 17 (5.48%) RabbitMQ
13 17 (5.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (5.16%) MDX
15 14 (4.52%) .NET Framework
15 14 (4.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.26%) iSeries
2 27 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (7.10%) AS400
4 20 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.19%) User Experience
6 10 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.58%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.94%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.61%) iPad
9 5 (1.61%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.29%) e-Health
10 4 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.29%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.97%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.65%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.65%) EPoS
12 2 (0.65%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.65%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.35%) Windows
2 16 (5.16%) Unix
3 15 (4.84%) Linux
4 10 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (2.90%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.90%) Solaris
5 9 (2.90%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.94%) Android
8 2 (0.65%) AIX
8 2 (0.65%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (21.29%) MVC
3 57 (18.39%) Unit Testing
4 54 (17.42%) Web Development
5 52 (16.77%) SDLC
6 46 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (11.61%) ERP
8 28 (9.03%) ITIL
9 25 (8.06%) Software Engineering
10 22 (7.10%) Data Analysis
10 22 (7.10%) Waterfall
11 19 (6.13%) Analytics
11 19 (6.13%) CRM
11 19 (6.13%) E-Commerce
12 18 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (5.16%) Data Analytics
14 15 (4.84%) Data Modelling
15 14 (4.52%) Software Deployment
16 13 (4.19%) Software Testing
17 12 (3.87%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 116 (37.42%) JavaScript
2 77 (24.84%) C#
3 66 (21.29%) T-SQL
4 34 (10.97%) Java
5 32 (10.32%) PHP
6 30 (9.68%) RPG
7 29 (9.35%) VBA
8 17 (5.48%) Groovy
9 15 (4.84%) VB
10 14 (4.52%) VB.NET
11 12 (3.87%) C
12 9 (2.90%) C++
13 8 (2.58%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.58%) VB6
14 7 (2.26%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.61%) Python
16 4 (1.29%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.97%) VBScript
18 2 (0.65%) Delphi
18 2 (0.65%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 41 (13.23%) Degree
2 18 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.58%) ISEB
4 6 (1.94%) MCSE
5 5 (1.61%) DBS Check
5 5 (1.61%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.29%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.65%) CCNA
7 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.65%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.16%) QA
2 4 (1.29%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (4.52%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.90%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.61%) vSphere
4 5 (1.61%) XenApp
5 1 (0.32%) NDS
5 1 (0.32%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (1.29%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (1.29%) Nagios
1 4 (1.29%) OpenView
1 4 (1.29%) Tivoli
1 4 (1.29%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 2 (0.65%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.65%) HP SIM
2 2 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.32%) SCCM
3 1 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 45 (14.52%) Oracle
3 37 (11.94%) IBM
4 25 (8.06%) Tableau
5 16 (5.16%) VMware
6 11 (3.55%) Cisco
7 8 (2.58%) HP
8 6 (1.94%) DevExpress
8 6 (1.94%) SAP
9 5 (1.61%) Cognos
9 5 (1.61%) Mitel
9 5 (1.61%) Xamarin
10 4 (1.29%) Apple
10 4 (1.29%) BMC
10 4 (1.29%) CA
10 4 (1.29%) Compuware
10 4 (1.29%) Dynatrace
10 4 (1.29%) Nimsoft
11 3 (0.97%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
Burnley, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Health, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Crunchposter
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30k -£37k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + Bonus to 10% + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum to 35k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum to 35k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire, Fylde coast, Blackpool, Lytham,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £30,000 + excellent bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago