The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 893 738 1066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.94% 20.83% 25.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.30% 41.86% 47.15%
Number of salaries quoted 835 653 968
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2216 1763 2261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 59.41% 49.76% 53.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1991 1521 1978
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SQL
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Salary Trend in Manchester

SQL
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Manchester

SQL
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 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
Stockport -8 32 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Altrincham +1 25 £38,500 +18.46% 3
Bolton +3 20 £37,500 +70.45% 2
Rochdale -1 18 £51,000 +45.71% 3
Bury +6 13 £36,500 +8.95% 2
Salford +6 12 £38,000 -1.93% 4
Wigan -8 11 £32,000 -21.95% 6
Oldham -4 8 £28,750 -8.73% 6
Sale -5 3 £28,500 +1.78%
Cheadle -5 2 £36,000 -26.15%
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SQL.

1 731 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 625 (36.34%) .NET
3 575 (33.43%) Agile Software Development
4 557 (32.38%) C#
5 466 (27.09%) Microsoft
6 408 (23.72%) T-SQL
7 380 (22.09%) JavaScript
8 350 (20.35%) Finance
9 332 (19.30%) Java
10 320 (18.60%) MVC
11 316 (18.37%) ASP.NET
12 308 (17.91%) HTML
13 297 (17.27%) CSS
14 289 (16.80%) Business Intelligence
15 277 (16.10%) Software Engineering
16 263 (15.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 255 (14.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 240 (13.95%) MS Excel
19 227 (13.20%) Scrum
20 226 (13.14%) Oracle
21 215 (12.50%) OO
22 200 (11.63%) Web Services
22 200 (11.63%) TDD
23 198 (11.51%) Windows
24 185 (10.76%) jQuery
25 181 (10.52%) Linux
26 178 (10.35%) Data Warehouse
27 171 (9.94%) WCF
27 171 (9.94%) SQL Server 2008
28 164 (9.53%) Continuous Integration

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 66 (3.84%) IIS
2 57 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 54 (3.14%) JBoss
4 38 (2.21%) SAS
4 38 (2.21%) WebSphere
5 36 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
6 35 (2.03%) Tomcat
7 34 (1.98%) WebLogic
8 31 (1.80%) OpenStack
9 30 (1.74%) CloudStack
10 23 (1.34%) Apache Spark
11 20 (1.16%) Umbraco
12 17 (0.99%) Apache
12 17 (0.99%) Apache Solr
13 15 (0.87%) CMS
14 13 (0.76%) MS Exchange
15 11 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
16 8 (0.47%) Confluence
16 8 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 240 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 50 (2.91%) MS Office
3 14 (0.81%) SPSS
4 7 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.29%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.23%) Stata
7 3 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.058%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.058%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.058%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.058%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 21 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (0.87%) Oracle ASCP
3 11 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.58%) Demantra
4 10 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (0.58%) Visualfiles
5 9 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
6 6 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (0.35%) Sonata
7 5 (0.29%) OpenText MBPM
7 5 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
7 5 (0.29%) Oracle iSupplier
8 4 (0.23%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 131 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (0.99%) Amazon S3
4 17 (0.99%) SaaS
5 16 (0.93%) PaaS
6 15 (0.87%) Office 365
7 14 (0.81%) GitHub
8 10 (0.58%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.29%) IaaS
10 4 (0.23%) AdWords
10 4 (0.23%) FinancialForce.com
10 4 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.23%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.17%) TestFlight
12 2 (0.12%) Azure Machine Learning
13 1 (0.058%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.058%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 82 (4.77%) Firewall
2 79 (4.59%) DNS
3 56 (3.26%) Internet
4 36 (2.09%) HTTP
5 33 (1.92%) VPN
6 29 (1.69%) SAN
7 26 (1.51%) TCP/IP
8 25 (1.45%) SNMP
9 24 (1.40%) VoIP
10 23 (1.34%) Broadband
11 20 (1.16%) IPv6
12 19 (1.10%) VLAN
12 19 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
13 18 (1.05%) Ethernet
13 18 (1.05%) NAS
13 18 (1.05%) TACACS
14 17 (0.99%) Asterisk PBX
14 17 (0.99%) WAN
15 16 (0.93%) GSM
16 13 (0.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 731 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 263 (15.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 255 (14.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 178 (10.35%) Data Warehouse
5 171 (9.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 164 (9.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 162 (9.42%) MySQL
8 145 (8.43%) NoSQL
9 119 (6.92%) Relational Database
10 108 (6.28%) Big Data
11 93 (5.41%) MongoDB
12 72 (4.19%) SQL Server 2014
13 60 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
14 58 (3.37%) Hadoop
15 53 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
16 50 (2.91%) Oracle Database
17 48 (2.79%) RDBMS
18 33 (1.92%) Amazon Redshift
18 33 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
19 32 (1.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 125 (7.27%) Git (software)
2 107 (6.22%) JIRA
3 88 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 87 (5.06%) NUnit
5 73 (4.24%) Selenium
6 67 (3.90%) Subversion
7 62 (3.60%) Jenkins
8 56 (3.26%) JUnit
9 47 (2.73%) Visual Studio
10 37 (2.15%) Eclipse
11 32 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 31 (1.80%) MSTest
13 30 (1.74%) Maven
14 26 (1.51%) Mercurial
15 20 (1.16%) Gradle
15 20 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
16 19 (1.10%) Ant
17 17 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 14 (0.81%) IntelliJ
18 14 (0.81%) Mockito
General
1 350 (20.35%) Finance
2 75 (4.36%) Legal
3 67 (3.90%) Retail
4 66 (3.84%) Marketing
5 43 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 42 (2.44%) Law
7 35 (2.03%) Banking
8 31 (1.80%) Games
9 29 (1.69%) Manufacturing
10 21 (1.22%) Advertising
11 16 (0.93%) Back Office
12 9 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.41%) Billing
13 7 (0.41%) Electronics
14 6 (0.35%) Automotive
15 5 (0.29%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.29%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.23%) Publishing
17 1 (0.058%) Corporate Banking
17 1 (0.058%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 845 (49.13%) Developer
2 286 (16.63%) .NET Developer
3 269 (15.64%) SQL Developer
4 252 (14.65%) C# Developer
5 234 (13.60%) Analyst
6 188 (10.93%) C# .NET Developer
7 172 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 170 (9.88%) Java Developer
9 148 (8.60%) Software Developer
10 138 (8.02%) DBA
11 123 (7.15%) SQL DBA
12 104 (6.05%) Software Engineer
13 102 (5.93%) ASP.NET Developer
14 100 (5.81%) C# Software Developer
15 88 (5.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 82 (4.77%) Applications Support
17 81 (4.71%) .NET Software Developer
17 81 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 76 (4.42%) Support Analyst
19 68 (3.95%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 625 (36.34%) .NET
2 316 (18.37%) ASP.NET
3 308 (17.91%) HTML
4 297 (17.27%) CSS
5 200 (11.63%) Web Services
6 185 (10.76%) jQuery
7 171 (9.94%) WCF
8 148 (8.60%) XML
9 133 (7.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 133 (7.73%) Spring
10 127 (7.38%) WPF
11 125 (7.27%) AngularJS
12 116 (6.74%) .NET Framework
13 100 (5.81%) RESTful
14 99 (5.76%) SOAP
15 89 (5.17%) Hibernate
16 82 (4.77%) J2EE
17 76 (4.42%) REST
18 71 (4.13%) ASP.NET Web API
19 63 (3.66%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 119 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (5.58%) iPad
3 82 (4.77%) Replication
4 80 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 64 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
6 48 (2.79%) Visualisation
7 45 (2.62%) Xbox
8 43 (2.50%) Mathematics
9 41 (2.38%) Mobile App
10 34 (1.98%) Clustering
11 30 (1.74%) Data Centre
11 30 (1.74%) Statistics
12 28 (1.63%) Algorithms
13 24 (1.40%) N-Tier
14 22 (1.28%) Data Integration
14 22 (1.28%) Management Information System
15 21 (1.22%) Data Extraction
16 16 (0.93%) Data Structures
17 14 (0.81%) Driving Licence
18 12 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 198 (11.51%) Windows
2 181 (10.52%) Linux
3 88 (5.12%) Windows Server
4 66 (3.84%) Unix
5 50 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (1.92%) Android
8 32 (1.86%) Apple iOS
9 22 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (0.99%) Windows 7
11 13 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.58%) CentOS
13 6 (0.35%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.29%) Debian
15 4 (0.23%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
16 3 (0.17%) VMS
16 3 (0.17%) Windows 10
17 1 (0.058%) AIX
17 1 (0.058%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (33.43%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (18.60%) MVC
3 289 (16.80%) Business Intelligence
4 277 (16.10%) Software Engineering
5 227 (13.20%) Scrum
6 215 (12.50%) OO
7 200 (11.63%) TDD
8 164 (9.53%) Continuous Integration
9 129 (7.50%) ETL
10 124 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
11 120 (6.98%) E-Commerce
12 108 (6.28%) ITIL
13 106 (6.16%) Analytics
14 103 (5.99%) SDLC
15 92 (5.35%) Mentoring
16 91 (5.29%) DevOps
17 87 (5.06%) Web Development
18 78 (4.53%) Continuous Improvement
18 78 (4.53%) Unit Testing
19 77 (4.48%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 557 (32.38%) C#
2 408 (23.72%) T-SQL
3 380 (22.09%) JavaScript
4 332 (19.30%) Java
5 139 (8.08%) Python
6 103 (5.99%) PHP
7 89 (5.17%) VB.NET
8 86 (5.00%) C++
9 85 (4.94%) PL/SQL
10 68 (3.95%) PowerShell
11 59 (3.43%) Ruby
12 56 (3.26%) Perl
13 48 (2.79%) VBA
14 41 (2.38%) R
14 41 (2.38%) Shell Script
15 39 (2.27%) Bash Shell
16 33 (1.92%) C
17 26 (1.51%) VB
18 21 (1.22%) Scala
19 18 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 146 (8.49%) Degree
2 55 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (1.51%) ISTQB
4 21 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (0.93%) PhD
6 14 (0.81%) MCSA
7 13 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (0.70%) CCNP
8 12 (0.70%) MCSE
9 11 (0.64%) MCTS
9 11 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (0.64%) Security Cleared
10 10 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (0.58%) MCITP
11 9 (0.52%) MCT
12 8 (0.47%) ISEB
13 6 (0.35%) HND
14 5 (0.29%) CCNA
14 5 (0.29%) DBS Check
15 4 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (3.72%) QA
2 44 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 33 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (1.63%) SLA
5 23 (1.34%) Data Quality
6 18 (1.05%) WAI
7 13 (0.76%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.17%) SAS 70
10 2 (0.12%) COBIT
10 2 (0.12%) IAS 39
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.12%) SDET
System Software
1 94 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 36 (2.09%) vSphere
3 30 (1.74%) Xen
3 30 (1.74%) XenServer
4 27 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (0.99%) Docker
7 16 (0.93%) VMware ESX
8 15 (0.87%) Hyper-V
9 9 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 9 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (0.23%) Postfix
11 4 (0.23%) qmail
11 4 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.058%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.058%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.058%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.058%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 74 (4.30%) Puppet
2 42 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (2.38%) SCOM
4 33 (1.92%) SCCM
5 28 (1.63%) Nagios
6 26 (1.51%) Cobbler
6 26 (1.51%) Tivoli
7 21 (1.22%) HP SIM
8 19 (1.10%) WSUS
9 18 (1.05%) OpenNMS
9 18 (1.05%) RANCID
10 16 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 16 (0.93%) SCOrch
11 9 (0.52%) Ansible
11 9 (0.52%) Cacti
12 6 (0.35%) WMI
13 5 (0.29%) Backup Exec
13 5 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
14 4 (0.23%) ServiceCenter
15 3 (0.17%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 466 (27.09%) Microsoft
2 226 (13.14%) Oracle
3 63 (3.66%) VMware
4 47 (2.73%) Tableau
5 41 (2.38%) Cisco
5 41 (2.38%) Google
6 30 (1.74%) EnterpriseDB
7 29 (1.69%) HP
8 24 (1.40%) IBM
9 22 (1.28%) Citrix
10 19 (1.10%) Juniper
11 18 (1.05%) Brocade
11 18 (1.05%) Ericsson
11 18 (1.05%) Foundry
11 18 (1.05%) Huawei
11 18 (1.05%) ZyXEL
12 17 (0.99%) Cognos
12 17 (0.99%) PayPal
12 17 (0.99%) SAP
13 14 (0.81%) NetApp
Manchester, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Peninsula
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + pen, life, health,flexi
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Upto 60K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £4500 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Please see advert for benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-60,000 + 10% bonus, 10% pension, Car allowance or Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday