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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
North West / Manchester
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 798 676 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.06% 20.86% 22.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.51% 42.60% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 726 606 816
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 £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
2186 1587 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 60.42% 48.98% 51.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1914 1372 1799
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Altrincham +3 34 £42,500 +34.92% 8
Oldham -1 31 £25,000 -23.07% 4
Bolton +7 29 £37,500 +19.04% 7
Stockport -3 27 £32,500 -21.21% 13
Bury -5 18 £30,000 -10.44% 4
Rochdale -9 12 £53,000 +51.42%
Salford +10 10 £31,600 +3.60% 2
Wigan -8 6 £32,000 -1.53% 1
Sale -2 2 £28,500 +29.54%
Cheadle -5 1 £27,000 -43.15%
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 744 (43.61%) SQL Server
2 613 (35.93%) .NET
3 605 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
4 561 (32.88%) C#
5 487 (28.55%) Microsoft
6 394 (23.09%) JavaScript
7 378 (22.16%) T-SQL
8 341 (19.99%) Java
9 334 (19.58%) ASP.NET
10 331 (19.40%) Finance
11 326 (19.11%) MVC
12 321 (18.82%) HTML
13 300 (17.58%) CSS
14 288 (16.88%) Software Engineering
15 276 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
16 270 (15.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 255 (14.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 244 (14.30%) MS Excel
19 233 (13.66%) Scrum
20 226 (13.25%) OO
21 213 (12.49%) Oracle
22 210 (12.31%) jQuery
23 205 (12.02%) TDD
24 203 (11.90%) Web Services
25 190 (11.14%) Data Warehouse
26 189 (11.08%) Linux
27 184 (10.79%) Windows
27 184 (10.79%) Continuous Integration
28 175 (10.26%) WCF
29 173 (10.14%) MySQL

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 63 (3.69%) IIS
2 51 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 46 (2.70%) JBoss
4 42 (2.46%) SAS
5 41 (2.40%) Tomcat
6 32 (1.88%) OpenStack
7 31 (1.82%) CloudStack
8 30 (1.76%) WebSphere
9 28 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
9 28 (1.64%) WebLogic
10 24 (1.41%) Apache Spark
11 22 (1.29%) Umbraco
12 20 (1.17%) Apache
12 20 (1.17%) MS Exchange
13 16 (0.94%) Apache Solr
13 16 (0.94%) CMS
14 15 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
15 14 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
16 9 (0.53%) Confluence
17 8 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 244 (14.30%) MS Excel
2 42 (2.46%) MS Office
3 14 (0.82%) SPSS
4 5 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.23%) Stata
6 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.059%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.059%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.059%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (0.88%) Oracle ASCP
3 14 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
5 12 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
7 9 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
7 9 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
7 9 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
7 9 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
7 9 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
7 9 (0.53%) Visualfiles
8 8 (0.47%) Oracle iProcurement
8 8 (0.47%) Oracle iSupplier
9 7 (0.41%) Demantra
9 7 (0.41%) Eloqua
10 6 (0.35%) OpenText MBPM
11 5 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
11 5 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 133 (7.80%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (1.35%) SaaS
5 20 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (1.11%) PaaS
7 18 (1.06%) Office 365
8 17 (1.00%) GitHub
9 13 (0.76%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.47%) Google Analytics
12 7 (0.41%) IaaS
13 4 (0.23%) FinancialForce.com
13 4 (0.23%) Mimecast
14 3 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
15 2 (0.12%) Azure Machine Learning
16 1 (0.059%) AdWords
16 1 (0.059%) Google Play
16 1 (0.059%) Responsys
16 1 (0.059%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 73 (4.28%) Firewall
2 72 (4.22%) DNS
3 49 (2.87%) Internet
4 39 (2.29%) HTTP
5 30 (1.76%) SAN
6 27 (1.58%) TCP/IP
7 24 (1.41%) VPN
8 20 (1.17%) DHCP
9 19 (1.11%) VoIP
9 19 (1.11%) WAN
10 18 (1.06%) Broadband
11 17 (1.00%) VLAN
12 15 (0.88%) IPv6
12 15 (0.88%) NAS
13 14 (0.82%) Asterisk PBX
13 14 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (0.76%) Ethernet
14 13 (0.76%) TACACS
15 12 (0.70%) SNMP
16 11 (0.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 744 (43.61%) SQL Server
2 270 (15.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 255 (14.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 190 (11.14%) Data Warehouse
5 173 (10.14%) MySQL
6 169 (9.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 159 (9.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 141 (8.26%) NoSQL
9 114 (6.68%) Big Data
10 103 (6.04%) Relational Database
11 81 (4.75%) MongoDB
12 68 (3.99%) Hadoop
13 65 (3.81%) SQL Server 2014
14 61 (3.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 52 (3.05%) Oracle Database
16 50 (2.93%) RDBMS
17 46 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
18 34 (1.99%) SQL Server 2000
19 33 (1.93%) QlikView
20 32 (1.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 138 (8.09%) Git (software)
2 107 (6.27%) JIRA
3 85 (4.98%) NUnit
4 78 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 72 (4.22%) Subversion
6 66 (3.87%) Jenkins
6 66 (3.87%) Selenium
7 56 (3.28%) JUnit
8 50 (2.93%) Visual Studio
9 36 (2.11%) Maven
10 35 (2.05%) Eclipse
11 34 (1.99%) MSTest
12 33 (1.93%) Mercurial
13 27 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 15 (0.88%) Gradle
15 14 (0.82%) Ant
15 14 (0.82%) Mockito
15 14 (0.82%) SoapUI
16 13 (0.76%) NetBeans
16 13 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 331 (19.40%) Finance
2 73 (4.28%) Retail
3 68 (3.99%) Marketing
4 67 (3.93%) Legal
5 42 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 34 (1.99%) Manufacturing
7 33 (1.93%) Banking
7 33 (1.93%) Law
8 27 (1.58%) Games
9 21 (1.23%) Back Office
10 17 (1.00%) Advertising
11 10 (0.59%) Multimedia
12 7 (0.41%) Billing
13 6 (0.35%) Automotive
14 5 (0.29%) Electronics
14 5 (0.29%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.059%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.059%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.059%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 858 (50.29%) Developer
2 273 (16.00%) .NET Developer
3 261 (15.30%) SQL Developer
4 240 (14.07%) C# Developer
5 216 (12.66%) Analyst
6 187 (10.96%) Senior Developer
7 172 (10.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 172 (10.08%) Java Developer
8 139 (8.15%) Software Developer
9 133 (7.80%) DBA
10 122 (7.15%) SQL DBA
11 104 (6.10%) Software Engineer
12 100 (5.86%) ASP.NET Developer
13 86 (5.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 80 (4.69%) C# Software Developer
15 77 (4.51%) Senior Java Developer
16 70 (4.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 66 (3.87%) .NET Software Developer
18 64 (3.75%) Lead Developer
19 62 (3.63%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 613 (35.93%) .NET
2 334 (19.58%) ASP.NET
3 321 (18.82%) HTML
4 300 (17.58%) CSS
5 210 (12.31%) jQuery
6 203 (11.90%) Web Services
7 175 (10.26%) WCF
8 153 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 147 (8.62%) XML
10 142 (8.32%) AngularJS
11 130 (7.62%) Spring
12 123 (7.21%) WPF
13 120 (7.03%) .NET Framework
14 96 (5.63%) RESTful
15 88 (5.16%) Hibernate
16 82 (4.81%) SOAP
17 79 (4.63%) REST
18 77 (4.51%) ASP.NET Web API
19 69 (4.04%) J2EE
20 68 (3.99%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 120 (7.03%) iPad
2 110 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (5.22%) Computer Science
4 67 (3.93%) Replication
5 64 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
6 43 (2.52%) Mobile App
7 42 (2.46%) Xbox
8 41 (2.40%) Visualisation
9 40 (2.34%) Algorithms
10 39 (2.29%) Mathematics
11 37 (2.17%) Clustering
12 31 (1.82%) Statistics
13 27 (1.58%) Data Structures
13 27 (1.58%) N-Tier
14 26 (1.52%) Data Centre
15 23 (1.35%) Data Extraction
16 20 (1.17%) Management Information System
17 19 (1.11%) User Experience
18 16 (0.94%) Data Integration
19 15 (0.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 189 (11.08%) Linux
2 184 (10.79%) Windows
3 79 (4.63%) Windows Server
4 73 (4.28%) Unix
5 37 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (1.82%) Apple iOS
8 30 (1.76%) Android
9 18 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (0.94%) Windows 7
11 15 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (0.64%) CentOS
13 7 (0.41%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.35%) Debian
15 5 (0.29%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.12%) VMS
16 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
17 1 (0.059%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.059%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 605 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (19.11%) MVC
3 288 (16.88%) Software Engineering
4 276 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
5 233 (13.66%) Scrum
6 226 (13.25%) OO
7 205 (12.02%) TDD
8 184 (10.79%) Continuous Integration
9 144 (8.44%) ETL
10 137 (8.03%) E-Commerce
11 130 (7.62%) Performance Tuning
12 102 (5.98%) ITIL
13 100 (5.86%) Analytics
14 97 (5.69%) SDLC
15 96 (5.63%) DevOps
15 96 (5.63%) Web Development
16 83 (4.87%) Data Modelling
17 79 (4.63%) Mentoring
18 75 (4.40%) Automated Testing
19 73 (4.28%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 561 (32.88%) C#
2 394 (23.09%) JavaScript
3 378 (22.16%) T-SQL
4 341 (19.99%) Java
5 134 (7.85%) Python
6 103 (6.04%) PHP
7 92 (5.39%) C++
8 83 (4.87%) PL/SQL
9 77 (4.51%) VB.NET
10 61 (3.58%) Ruby
11 56 (3.28%) PowerShell
12 48 (2.81%) Perl
13 47 (2.75%) VBA
14 41 (2.40%) Shell Script
15 40 (2.34%) R
16 39 (2.29%) C
17 38 (2.23%) Bash Shell
18 24 (1.41%) VB
19 21 (1.23%) Scala
20 16 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 162 (9.50%) Degree
2 52 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (1.23%) CCNP
5 19 (1.11%) ISTQB
6 16 (0.94%) MCSA
6 16 (0.94%) PhD
7 13 (0.76%) Security Cleared
8 12 (0.70%) MCTS
9 11 (0.64%) MCITP
9 11 (0.64%) MCSE
9 11 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 10 (0.59%) HND
10 10 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (0.53%) MCT
12 7 (0.41%) CCSE
12 7 (0.41%) HNC
12 7 (0.41%) ISEB
12 7 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (4.04%) QA
2 41 (2.40%) PCI DSS
3 31 (1.82%) SLA
4 29 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (1.58%) Data Quality
6 21 (1.23%) WAI
7 11 (0.64%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.41%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.18%) SAS 70
10 3 (0.18%) SDET
11 2 (0.12%) COBIT
11 2 (0.12%) IAS 39
System Software
1 82 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 36 (2.11%) vSphere
3 31 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (1.82%) Xen
3 31 (1.82%) XenServer
4 25 (1.47%) Docker
5 17 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (0.76%) Hyper-V
6 13 (0.76%) VMware ESX
7 9 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 7 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (0.41%) Terminal Services
8 7 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.29%) Postfix
9 5 (0.29%) qmail
10 4 (0.23%) Firmware
11 1 (0.059%) HDFS
11 1 (0.059%) iptables
Systems Management
1 68 (3.99%) Puppet
2 47 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (1.64%) SCCM
4 27 (1.58%) Cobbler
4 27 (1.58%) Tivoli
5 25 (1.47%) SCOM
5 25 (1.47%) WSUS
6 24 (1.41%) Nagios
7 16 (0.94%) HP SIM
8 13 (0.76%) OpenNMS
8 13 (0.76%) RANCID
9 11 (0.64%) Ansible
9 11 (0.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 11 (0.64%) SCOrch
10 5 (0.29%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.29%) Packer
11 4 (0.23%) BladeLogic
12 3 (0.18%) ServiceCenter
13 2 (0.12%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 487 (28.55%) Microsoft
2 213 (12.49%) Oracle
3 72 (4.22%) VMware
4 44 (2.58%) Cisco
4 44 (2.58%) Google
5 37 (2.17%) Tableau
6 31 (1.82%) EnterpriseDB
7 27 (1.58%) HP
8 23 (1.35%) Red Hat
9 22 (1.29%) Citrix
10 21 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
11 19 (1.11%) NetApp
11 19 (1.11%) SAP
12 17 (1.00%) PayPal
13 14 (0.82%) Juniper
14 13 (0.76%) Brocade
14 13 (0.76%) Ericsson
14 13 (0.76%) Huawei
14 13 (0.76%) IBM
14 13 (0.76%) ZyXEL
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Working, Childcare Vouchers
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 23 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Negotiable rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Very good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + excellent training and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38109.00 - £42882.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits Free Parking
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago