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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 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 781 762 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.61% 21.18% 22.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.84% 41.89% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 728 681 813
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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
2011 1819 2231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.64% 50.56% 55.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1770 1568 1902
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Bolton 0 43 £33,750 +7.14% 3
Stockport -1 41 £35,000 -1.40% 12
Altrincham 0 24 £35,750 -10.62% 3
Wigan -1 20 £32,500 - 4
Rochdale +10 15 £55,000 +71.87% 1
Salford +3 9 £42,000 +5.00% 5
Cheadle +6 8 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Bury +4 8 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Oldham -5 8 £38,500 -14.44% 2
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 603 (39.05%) SQL Server
2 572 (37.05%) .NET
3 504 (32.64%) C#
4 464 (30.05%) Agile Software Development
5 409 (26.49%) T-SQL
6 357 (23.12%) JavaScript
7 342 (22.15%) Finance
8 332 (21.50%) Microsoft
9 316 (20.47%) HTML
10 310 (20.08%) ASP.NET
11 282 (18.26%) CSS
12 273 (17.68%) Java
13 265 (17.16%) Oracle
14 253 (16.39%) MVC
15 251 (16.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 238 (15.41%) Business Intelligence
17 214 (13.86%) Windows
18 203 (13.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 201 (13.02%) MS Excel
20 193 (12.50%) Scrum
21 188 (12.18%) jQuery
22 174 (11.27%) OO
23 170 (11.01%) Degree
24 164 (10.62%) TDD
25 162 (10.49%) SQL Server 2008
26 151 (9.78%) Linux
27 141 (9.13%) Software Engineering
28 136 (8.81%) Data Warehouse
29 135 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
30 129 (8.35%) XML

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 60 (3.89%) WebSphere
2 51 (3.30%) SharePoint
3 47 (3.04%) IIS
4 40 (2.59%) JBoss
4 40 (2.59%) WebLogic
5 26 (1.68%) OpenStack
6 25 (1.62%) CloudStack
6 25 (1.62%) Confluence
6 25 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
7 23 (1.49%) SAS
8 16 (1.04%) MS Exchange
9 15 (0.97%) CMS
10 14 (0.91%) Tomcat
11 13 (0.84%) Umbraco
12 12 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (0.71%) Apache
13 11 (0.71%) Apache Solr
14 8 (0.52%) Moodle
14 8 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
14 8 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 201 (13.02%) MS Excel
2 57 (3.69%) MS Office
3 16 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.45%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.39%) SPSS
7 3 (0.19%) MS Project
8 1 (0.065%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.065%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 24 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
3 14 (0.91%) Demantra
3 14 (0.91%) Oracle ASCP
4 12 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
5 11 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
5 11 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
7 9 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
7 9 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
8 8 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (0.52%) Infor M3
8 8 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
8 8 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (0.52%) Sonata
8 8 (0.52%) Visualfiles
9 7 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 62 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.91%) Office 365
4 9 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (0.58%) SaaS
5 8 (0.52%) Amazon S3
5 8 (0.52%) GitHub
5 8 (0.52%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.19%) AdWords
7 3 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.19%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.13%) Route 53
8 2 (0.13%) TestFlight
8 2 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.065%) IaaS
9 1 (0.065%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.065%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 65 (4.21%) Firewall
2 51 (3.30%) Internet
3 39 (2.53%) DNS
4 34 (2.20%) SAN
5 28 (1.81%) HTTP
6 17 (1.10%) LAN
7 16 (1.04%) DHCP
7 16 (1.04%) VLAN
8 15 (0.97%) VPN
9 13 (0.84%) SNMP
9 13 (0.84%) TCP/IP
10 11 (0.71%) IPv6
10 11 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (0.65%) Broadband
11 10 (0.65%) HTTPS
11 10 (0.65%) VoIP
11 10 (0.65%) WAN
12 9 (0.58%) Ethernet
12 9 (0.58%) TACACS
13 8 (0.52%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 603 (39.05%) SQL Server
2 251 (16.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 203 (13.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 162 (10.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 136 (8.81%) Data Warehouse
6 127 (8.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 94 (6.09%) MySQL
7 94 (6.09%) Relational Database
8 86 (5.57%) SQL Server 2014
9 85 (5.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 64 (4.15%) Oracle Reports
11 59 (3.82%) NoSQL
12 56 (3.63%) Oracle Database
13 55 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
14 54 (3.50%) QlikView
15 49 (3.17%) MongoDB
16 32 (2.07%) Big Data
16 32 (2.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 28 (1.81%) DB2
18 27 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 82 (5.31%) JIRA
2 81 (5.25%) Selenium
3 79 (5.12%) Git (software)
4 64 (4.15%) Visual Studio
5 51 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 49 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
7 47 (3.04%) NUnit
8 44 (2.85%) JUnit
9 36 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 28 (1.81%) MSTest
11 27 (1.75%) Jenkins
12 25 (1.62%) Maven
13 24 (1.55%) Subversion
14 20 (1.30%) Eclipse
15 17 (1.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 16 (1.04%) Cucumber
17 14 (0.91%) TeamCity
18 13 (0.84%) SpecFlow
19 12 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 12 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 342 (22.15%) Finance
2 70 (4.53%) Retail
3 59 (3.82%) Legal
4 41 (2.66%) Manufacturing
4 41 (2.66%) Marketing
5 39 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 37 (2.40%) Law
7 35 (2.27%) Games
8 23 (1.49%) Banking
9 14 (0.91%) Advertising
10 11 (0.71%) Electronics
11 9 (0.58%) Back Office
12 8 (0.52%) Billing
12 8 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.52%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.32%) Publishing
14 3 (0.19%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.19%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.19%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 785 (50.84%) Developer
2 309 (20.01%) Analyst
3 278 (18.01%) .NET Developer
4 249 (16.13%) C# Developer
5 232 (15.03%) SQL Developer
6 196 (12.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 130 (8.42%) Java Developer
8 127 (8.23%) DBA
9 121 (7.84%) Software Developer
10 116 (7.51%) SQL DBA
11 102 (6.61%) ASP.NET Developer
12 96 (6.22%) Senior Developer
13 88 (5.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 86 (5.57%) Applications Support
15 75 (4.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 71 (4.60%) JavaScript Developer
17 70 (4.53%) Software Engineer
18 69 (4.47%) Support Analyst
19 59 (3.82%) C# Software Developer
19 59 (3.82%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 572 (37.05%) .NET
2 316 (20.47%) HTML
3 310 (20.08%) ASP.NET
4 282 (18.26%) CSS
5 188 (12.18%) jQuery
6 129 (8.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 129 (8.35%) XML
7 124 (8.03%) Web Services
8 123 (7.97%) .NET Framework
9 116 (7.51%) WCF
10 115 (7.45%) HTML5
11 84 (5.44%) Spring
12 79 (5.12%) CSS3
13 77 (4.99%) WPF
14 75 (4.86%) LINQ
15 74 (4.79%) RESTful
16 69 (4.47%) AngularJS
17 67 (4.34%) SOAP
18 64 (4.15%) Entity Framework
19 61 (3.95%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 125 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (6.22%) iPad
3 93 (6.02%) Replication
4 77 (4.99%) Computer Science
5 63 (4.08%) Visualisation
6 57 (3.69%) Clustering
7 47 (3.04%) N-Tier
8 46 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
9 40 (2.59%) Mathematics
10 34 (2.20%) Mobile App
11 30 (1.94%) Data Centre
12 18 (1.17%) W3C
13 17 (1.10%) Management Information System
14 16 (1.04%) User Experience
15 15 (0.97%) Data Structures
16 14 (0.91%) Data Integration
17 13 (0.84%) Statistics
18 12 (0.78%) Xbox
19 11 (0.71%) Data Extraction
20 10 (0.65%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 214 (13.86%) Windows
2 151 (9.78%) Linux
3 85 (5.51%) Windows Server
4 72 (4.66%) Unix
5 49 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (2.78%) Android
7 36 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (2.07%) Apple iOS
9 30 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (0.91%) Windows 7
11 11 (0.71%) CentOS
12 8 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (0.45%) Windows 2000
14 6 (0.39%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.26%) VMS
16 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.13%) AIX
18 1 (0.065%) Mac OS X
18 1 (0.065%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.065%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 464 (30.05%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (16.39%) MVC
3 238 (15.41%) Business Intelligence
4 193 (12.50%) Scrum
5 174 (11.27%) OO
6 164 (10.62%) TDD
7 141 (9.13%) Software Engineering
8 135 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
9 113 (7.32%) E-Commerce
10 103 (6.67%) SDLC
11 100 (6.48%) ITIL
12 96 (6.22%) Web Development
13 85 (5.51%) CRM
14 82 (5.31%) Data Modelling
15 81 (5.25%) ETL
15 81 (5.25%) Unit Testing
16 80 (5.18%) High Availability
17 79 (5.12%) UML
18 74 (4.79%) Project Management
19 71 (4.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 504 (32.64%) C#
2 409 (26.49%) T-SQL
3 357 (23.12%) JavaScript
4 273 (17.68%) Java
5 110 (7.12%) PL/SQL
6 80 (5.18%) C++
7 79 (5.12%) PHP
7 79 (5.12%) VB.NET
8 74 (4.79%) Python
9 54 (3.50%) PowerShell
10 50 (3.24%) VBA
11 40 (2.59%) Ruby
12 35 (2.27%) Bash Shell
13 34 (2.20%) Shell Script
14 20 (1.30%) VB
15 19 (1.23%) Perl
16 18 (1.17%) C
17 17 (1.10%) TypeScript
18 15 (0.97%) ANSI SQL
19 14 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 170 (11.01%) Degree
2 37 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (1.62%) ISTQB
4 14 (0.91%) HND
5 10 (0.65%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.58%) ISEB
6 9 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (0.58%) MCSE
7 7 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (0.45%) DBS Check
7 7 (0.45%) MCSA
8 6 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (0.32%) PhD
10 4 (0.26%) CCNA
10 4 (0.26%) MCP
11 3 (0.19%) CCNP
11 3 (0.19%) MCDBA
12 2 (0.13%) JNCIP
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.43%) QA
2 20 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (1.30%) PCI DSS
3 17 (1.10%) SLA
4 13 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.71%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.58%) WAI
7 3 (0.19%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.065%) COBIT
8 1 (0.065%) SAS 70
System Software
1 65 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.75%) vSphere
3 25 (1.62%) Xen
3 25 (1.62%) XenServer
4 11 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.39%) Docker
7 5 (0.32%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.26%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.19%) SRDF
10 2 (0.13%) Squid
10 2 (0.13%) XenApp
11 1 (0.065%) HDFS
11 1 (0.065%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.065%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.065%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.065%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 52 (3.37%) Puppet
2 32 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (1.62%) Cobbler
3 25 (1.62%) Tivoli
4 19 (1.23%) SCOM
5 17 (1.10%) WMI
6 16 (1.04%) LiteSpeed
7 13 (0.84%) Nagios
8 12 (0.78%) SCCM
9 9 (0.58%) OpenNMS
9 9 (0.58%) RANCID
10 8 (0.52%) Cacti
11 7 (0.45%) WSUS
12 5 (0.32%) Ansible
12 5 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 5 (0.32%) HP SIM
12 5 (0.32%) SCOrch
13 4 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
14 3 (0.19%) Packer
15 2 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 332 (21.50%) Microsoft
2 265 (17.16%) Oracle
3 64 (4.15%) Tableau
4 38 (2.46%) IBM
5 35 (2.27%) VMware
6 27 (1.75%) Cognos
7 25 (1.62%) EnterpriseDB
8 24 (1.55%) Cisco
8 24 (1.55%) RedGate
9 22 (1.42%) iManage
10 21 (1.36%) SAP
11 18 (1.17%) Google
11 18 (1.17%) Remedy
12 16 (1.04%) HP
13 12 (0.78%) Veeam
14 10 (0.65%) Telerik
14 10 (0.65%) Teradata
15 9 (0.58%) Brocade
15 9 (0.58%) Huawei
15 9 (0.58%) ZyXEL
Manchester, Lancashire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £25000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits
Posted: 17 minutes ago
Salford, Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £27.5k - 30k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RMI International
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 26.5k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries + 10% bonus, 5% pension, car or allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday