The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 14 1
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL 11 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 14.67% 20.29% 54.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.95% 53.85% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 18
Average salary £36,750 £22,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.04% -37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £22,000 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
SQL
Lincolnshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 50.67% 37.68% 62.86%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 21
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

SQL
Salary Trend in Lincoln

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

SQL Salary Trend in Lincoln

SQL
Salary Histogram in Lincoln

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Lincoln region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Lincoln

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
3 10 (47.62%) XML
4 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (33.33%) CSS
4 7 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (28.57%) Java
5 6 (28.57%) XSLT
5 6 (28.57%) UNIX
5 6 (28.57%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
6 5 (23.81%) Linux
6 5 (23.81%) Business Objects
6 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
6 5 (23.81%) DNS
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
7 4 (19.05%) Android Development
7 4 (19.05%) iOS Development
7 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
7 4 (19.05%) SaaS
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) OOD
7 4 (19.05%) SMTP
7 4 (19.05%) IIS
7 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (19.05%) OO
7 4 (19.05%) XHTML
7 4 (19.05%) Web Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 4 (19.05%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) SMTP
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 6 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Solutions Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (23.81%) Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) SQL DBA
3 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
3 5 (23.81%) DBA
4 4 (19.05%) Lead Web Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Lead Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) XML
3 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (33.33%) CSS
3 7 (33.33%) HTML
4 6 (28.57%) XSLT
5 4 (19.05%) XHTML
5 4 (19.05%) Web Services
5 4 (19.05%) Ajax
5 4 (19.05%) WCF
5 4 (19.05%) jQuery
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 3 (14.29%) HTML5
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (14.29%) CSS3
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Graphic Design
1 4 (19.05%) Life Science
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) UNIX
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
3 4 (19.05%) Android
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) Android Development
2 4 (19.05%) iOS Development
2 4 (19.05%) OOD
2 4 (19.05%) OO
2 4 (19.05%) Web Development
3 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Business Objects
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) VMware