The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL 26 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 40.63% 16.67% 6.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 61.90% 29.41% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 2
Average salary £21,500 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.73% +43.93%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
SQL
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lichfield region.

Programming Languages Category
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 65.63% 56.67% 82.76%
Number of salaries quoted 41 17 24
Average salary £31,250 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £33,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Lichfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

SQL
Salary Trend in Lichfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Lichfield region.

SQL Salary Trend in Lichfield

SQL
Salary Histogram in Lichfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Lichfield region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Lichfield

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 33 (76.74%) .NET
2 30 (69.77%) SQL Server
3 24 (55.81%) C#
4 21 (48.84%) Finance
5 17 (39.53%) Windows
6 13 (30.23%) VB
6 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
7 11 (25.58%) SharePoint
8 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
8 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
8 10 (23.26%) HTML
8 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (20.93%) CSS
9 9 (20.93%) IIS
9 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
10 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
10 8 (18.60%) VB.NET
11 7 (16.28%) CRM
11 7 (16.28%) MVC
12 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (13.95%) Dynamics CRM
12 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (13.95%) jQuery
13 5 (11.63%) Visual Studio
14 4 (9.30%) MS Office
14 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
14 4 (9.30%) Web Services
14 4 (9.30%) ITIL
14 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 11 (25.58%) SharePoint
2 9 (20.93%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) SAS
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
3 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.33%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) VPN
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (69.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) DTS
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.33%) MSTest
3 1 (2.33%) PVCS
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Back Office
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Developer
2 16 (37.21%) Analyst
3 13 (30.23%) Applications Support
4 11 (25.58%) Support Analyst
5 10 (23.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (20.93%) .NET Developer
7 8 (18.60%) C# Developer
8 4 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (9.30%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
10 2 (4.65%) Service Analyst
10 2 (4.65%) Junior
10 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (4.65%) Service Desk Analyst
10 2 (4.65%) Junior Developer
11 1 (2.33%) Hardware Engineer
11 1 (2.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (76.74%) .NET
2 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
3 10 (23.26%) HTML
4 9 (20.93%) CSS
5 6 (13.95%) jQuery
6 4 (9.30%) Web Services
6 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
6 4 (9.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (6.98%) NHibernate
7 3 (6.98%) WCF
7 3 (6.98%) Classic ASP
8 2 (4.65%) CSS3
8 2 (4.65%) XML
8 2 (4.65%) SOAP
8 2 (4.65%) ADO.NET
8 2 (4.65%) LINQ
8 2 (4.65%) MDX
8 2 (4.65%) HTML5
8 2 (4.65%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Statistics
1 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) CRM
1 7 (16.28%) MVC
2 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.30%) ITIL
3 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
4 3 (6.98%) Time Management
4 3 (6.98%) Change Management
4 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.65%) SOA
5 2 (4.65%) ETL
5 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.33%) Test Management
6 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.33%) OO
6 1 (2.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) C#
2 13 (30.23%) VB
3 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
4 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.60%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.65%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (4.65%) MCP
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Sage
3 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com