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 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 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 780 758 1025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.98% 23.43% 26.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.29% 43.17% 47.43%
Number of salaries quoted 716 670 903
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
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
1889 1756 2161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.66% 54.28% 56.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1654 1521 1846
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 1 June 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 1 June 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 -4 27 £30,000 -14.28% 7
Bolton +1 26 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Altrincham -2 15 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Wigan +6 12 £31,250 -19.35% 3
Salford +8 9 £37,000 -1.33%
Oldham -7 9 £23,750 -52.50% 4
Bury +8 8 £35,500 +1.42% 2
Cheadle +1 5 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Rochdale +1 2 £54,000 - 1
Heywood - 1 £24,000 -
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 June 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.

1 612 (40.53%) SQL Server
2 605 (40.07%) .NET
3 521 (34.50%) C#
4 465 (30.79%) Agile Software Development
5 402 (26.62%) T-SQL
6 337 (22.32%) JavaScript
6 337 (22.32%) Microsoft
7 330 (21.85%) ASP.NET
7 330 (21.85%) Finance
8 321 (21.26%) HTML
9 284 (18.81%) Java
10 274 (18.15%) CSS
11 250 (16.56%) Oracle
12 247 (16.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 231 (15.30%) MVC
14 224 (14.83%) Windows
15 217 (14.37%) Business Intelligence
16 198 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 196 (12.98%) OO
18 192 (12.72%) MS Excel
19 185 (12.25%) Degree
19 185 (12.25%) jQuery
20 181 (11.99%) SQL Server 2008
21 168 (11.13%) Scrum
22 162 (10.73%) Software Engineering
23 161 (10.66%) TDD
24 143 (9.47%) Linux
25 142 (9.40%) .NET Framework
26 136 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
26 136 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC

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 53 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 46 (3.05%) IIS
2 46 (3.05%) WebSphere
3 34 (2.25%) Confluence
4 32 (2.12%) WebLogic
5 30 (1.99%) MS Exchange
6 28 (1.85%) JBoss
7 27 (1.79%) Node.js
8 26 (1.72%) SAS
9 22 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
10 21 (1.39%) Tomcat
11 20 (1.32%) OpenStack
12 19 (1.26%) CloudStack
13 17 (1.13%) Apache
14 15 (0.99%) CMS
14 15 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
14 15 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
15 12 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (0.79%) WordPress
16 11 (0.73%) Umbraco
Applications
1 192 (12.72%) MS Excel
2 55 (3.64%) MS Office
3 14 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.60%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.33%) SPSS
7 3 (0.20%) MS Project
8 1 (0.066%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
2 17 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.73%) Oracle Assets
3 11 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
4 10 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
5 9 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
5 9 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (0.53%) Demantra
6 8 (0.53%) Infor M3
6 8 (0.53%) Oracle ASCP
6 8 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
6 8 (0.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 8 (0.53%) Visualfiles
7 7 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
7 7 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.26%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 60 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.06%) Office 365
4 10 (0.66%) SaaS
5 6 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (0.40%) GitHub
5 6 (0.40%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.33%) CloudFront
7 4 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (0.26%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.13%) Route 53
9 1 (0.066%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.066%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.066%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.11%) Internet
2 40 (2.65%) Firewall
3 35 (2.32%) SAN
4 31 (2.05%) HTTP
5 20 (1.32%) DNS
5 20 (1.32%) LAN
6 17 (1.13%) DHCP
7 9 (0.60%) HTTPS
7 9 (0.60%) VLAN
7 9 (0.60%) WAN
8 8 (0.53%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.46%) Network Security
10 4 (0.26%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.26%) CTI
10 4 (0.26%) VPN
11 3 (0.20%) SNMP
12 2 (0.13%) SMS
12 2 (0.13%) WebEx
12 2 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 612 (40.53%) SQL Server
2 247 (16.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 198 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 181 (11.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 124 (8.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 113 (7.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 109 (7.22%) Data Warehouse
8 85 (5.63%) SQL Server 2014
9 84 (5.56%) Relational Database
10 80 (5.30%) MySQL
11 63 (4.17%) NoSQL
12 60 (3.97%) QlikView
13 57 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
13 57 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
14 51 (3.38%) Oracle Database
15 37 (2.45%) Big Data
16 32 (2.12%) MongoDB
17 30 (1.99%) SQL Server 2000
18 28 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 28 (1.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 94 (6.23%) Visual Studio
2 81 (5.36%) JIRA
3 73 (4.83%) Selenium
4 70 (4.64%) Git (software)
5 65 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 56 (3.71%) NUnit
7 49 (3.25%) JUnit
8 43 (2.85%) Oracle Forms
9 33 (2.19%) MSTest
10 28 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 25 (1.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 22 (1.46%) Jenkins
12 22 (1.46%) Maven
12 22 (1.46%) Subversion
13 17 (1.13%) Cucumber
13 17 (1.13%) Eclipse
14 14 (0.93%) SpecFlow
15 13 (0.86%) TeamCity
16 12 (0.79%) Moq
17 11 (0.73%) WebDriver
General
1 330 (21.85%) Finance
2 80 (5.30%) Retail
3 49 (3.25%) Legal
4 45 (2.98%) Marketing
5 31 (2.05%) Back Office
5 31 (2.05%) Games
6 30 (1.99%) Manufacturing
7 29 (1.92%) Law
8 28 (1.85%) Banking
8 28 (1.85%) Telecoms
9 8 (0.53%) Advertising
9 8 (0.53%) Billing
9 8 (0.53%) General Ledger
10 7 (0.46%) Electronics
10 7 (0.46%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.26%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.20%) Front Office
12 3 (0.20%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.20%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 749 (49.60%) Developer
2 295 (19.54%) Analyst
3 284 (18.81%) .NET Developer
4 241 (15.96%) C# Developer
5 201 (13.31%) SQL Developer
6 193 (12.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 128 (8.48%) DBA
8 124 (8.21%) Software Developer
9 123 (8.15%) SQL DBA
10 120 (7.95%) Java Developer
11 111 (7.35%) ASP.NET Developer
12 93 (6.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 89 (5.89%) Senior Developer
14 86 (5.70%) Software Engineer
15 81 (5.36%) Applications Support
16 71 (4.70%) JavaScript Developer
17 64 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 59 (3.91%) SQL Server DBA
19 56 (3.71%) C# Software Developer
20 54 (3.58%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 605 (40.07%) .NET
2 330 (21.85%) ASP.NET
3 321 (21.26%) HTML
4 274 (18.15%) CSS
5 185 (12.25%) jQuery
6 142 (9.40%) .NET Framework
7 136 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
8 131 (8.68%) Web Services
8 131 (8.68%) XML
9 116 (7.68%) WCF
10 108 (7.15%) HTML5
11 94 (6.23%) LINQ
12 84 (5.56%) AngularJS
12 84 (5.56%) Spring
13 83 (5.50%) Entity Framework
14 76 (5.03%) CSS3
14 76 (5.03%) Java EE
15 75 (4.97%) WPF
16 67 (4.44%) WinForms
17 63 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 121 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (6.29%) Replication
3 75 (4.97%) Computer Science
4 69 (4.57%) iPad
4 69 (4.57%) Visualisation
5 63 (4.17%) N-Tier
6 56 (3.71%) Clustering
7 51 (3.38%) Mathematics
8 42 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
9 34 (2.25%) Mobile App
10 24 (1.59%) Management Information System
11 21 (1.39%) User Experience
12 19 (1.26%) Data Structures
12 19 (1.26%) W3C
13 18 (1.19%) Statistics
14 17 (1.13%) Data Centre
15 14 (0.93%) Physics
16 12 (0.79%) Data Extraction
17 11 (0.73%) Xbox
18 10 (0.66%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 224 (14.83%) Windows
2 143 (9.47%) Linux
3 71 (4.70%) Windows Server
4 65 (4.30%) Unix
5 56 (3.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (2.38%) Android
7 33 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (1.59%) Apple iOS
9 20 (1.32%) CentOS
10 14 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (0.86%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.53%) AIX
13 7 (0.46%) Windows 2000
14 6 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.26%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.20%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.13%) VMS
17 2 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 465 (30.79%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (15.30%) MVC
3 217 (14.37%) Business Intelligence
4 196 (12.98%) OO
5 168 (11.13%) Scrum
6 162 (10.73%) Software Engineering
7 161 (10.66%) TDD
8 136 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
9 110 (7.28%) SDLC
10 109 (7.22%) E-Commerce
11 100 (6.62%) High Availability
12 98 (6.49%) ITIL
13 95 (6.29%) Project Management
14 93 (6.16%) Web Development
15 91 (6.03%) UML
16 90 (5.96%) Data Modelling
17 74 (4.90%) Mentoring
18 73 (4.83%) CRM
19 71 (4.70%) Unit Testing
20 67 (4.44%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 521 (34.50%) C#
2 402 (26.62%) T-SQL
3 337 (22.32%) JavaScript
4 284 (18.81%) Java
5 101 (6.69%) PL/SQL
6 89 (5.89%) VB.NET
7 84 (5.56%) C++
8 66 (4.37%) PHP
9 58 (3.84%) VBA
10 57 (3.77%) Python
11 45 (2.98%) PowerShell
12 30 (1.99%) Bash Shell
13 29 (1.92%) Shell Script
13 29 (1.92%) VB
14 27 (1.79%) Ruby
15 26 (1.72%) TypeScript
16 16 (1.06%) ANSI SQL
16 16 (1.06%) C
17 13 (0.86%) Scala
18 12 (0.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 185 (12.25%) Degree
2 45 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (1.32%) MCSE
4 18 (1.19%) ISTQB
5 14 (0.93%) HND
6 12 (0.79%) ISEB
7 11 (0.73%) CCNA
7 11 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (0.73%) MCITP
8 10 (0.66%) MCDBA
9 9 (0.60%) Security Cleared
10 7 (0.46%) A+ Certification
10 7 (0.46%) CCNP
10 7 (0.46%) CISSP
10 7 (0.46%) HP ASE
10 7 (0.46%) MCSA
10 7 (0.46%) Network+ Certification
10 7 (0.46%) RHCE
10 7 (0.46%) Security+ Certification
10 7 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (3.91%) QA
2 21 (1.39%) SLA
3 15 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.93%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.73%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.60%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.40%) WAI
8 3 (0.20%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.13%) SEPA
10 1 (0.066%) COBIT
System Software
1 51 (3.38%) Active Directory
2 26 (1.72%) vSphere
3 19 (1.26%) Xen
3 19 (1.26%) XenServer
4 16 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.53%) Docker
6 7 (0.46%) SRDF
6 7 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.26%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.26%) XenApp
8 3 (0.20%) HDFS
8 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.13%) Squid
10 1 (0.066%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.066%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.066%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.066%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (2.12%) Puppet
2 25 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.46%) LiteSpeed
4 19 (1.26%) Cobbler
4 19 (1.26%) Tivoli
5 16 (1.06%) WSUS
6 13 (0.86%) WMI
7 12 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
8 10 (0.66%) Backup Exec
8 10 (0.66%) HP SIM
9 7 (0.46%) Ansible
10 5 (0.33%) SCCM
11 4 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.26%) Nagios
11 4 (0.26%) Packer
12 3 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.20%) WhatsUp Gold
13 2 (0.13%) Ambari
13 2 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 337 (22.32%) Microsoft
2 250 (16.56%) Oracle
3 55 (3.64%) Tableau
4 39 (2.58%) VMware
5 33 (2.19%) IBM
6 21 (1.39%) SAP
7 20 (1.32%) Cisco
8 19 (1.26%) EnterpriseDB
8 19 (1.26%) RedGate
9 18 (1.19%) Cognos
9 18 (1.19%) HP
10 17 (1.13%) Teradata
11 15 (0.99%) Dell
11 15 (0.99%) iManage
12 14 (0.93%) Red Hat
12 14 (0.93%) Symantec
13 13 (0.86%) Remedy
14 12 (0.79%) Google
14 12 (0.79%) Telerik
14 12 (0.79%) Veeam
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus 20% bonus Plus Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 per annum + £5,000 car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £15000.00 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reward Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary £27,886 - £29,736 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, 25 Days Holiday, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago