The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 675 862 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.78% 21.45% 28.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.08% 42.13% 46.82%
Number of salaries quoted 607 805 988
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1643 2046 2309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.57% 50.91% 61.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1846 2069
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Manchester

SQL
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -5 35 £42,500 +13.33% 13
Cheadle +12 31 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Altrincham -1 23 £33,250 +3.90% 8
Bury +2 12 £33,500 -14.10% 1
Wigan -1 7 £32,500 - 7
Rochdale +5 6 £35,000 -18.60% 1
Oldham +2 5 £32,500 +73.33% 4
Bolton -8 5 £38,250 -7.27% 2
Salford -8 4 £26,500 -30.26% 1
Audenshaw - 1 £34,000 -
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 667 (45.53%) SQL Server
2 529 (36.11%) .NET
3 503 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
4 492 (33.58%) C#
5 360 (24.57%) Microsoft
6 350 (23.89%) T-SQL
7 330 (22.53%) JavaScript
8 320 (21.84%) Finance
9 317 (21.64%) Java
10 305 (20.82%) HTML
11 302 (20.61%) ASP.NET
12 271 (18.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 261 (17.82%) MVC
14 248 (16.93%) Windows
15 239 (16.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 238 (16.25%) CSS
17 235 (16.04%) SQL Server 2008
18 218 (14.88%) Web Services
19 217 (14.81%) OO
19 217 (14.81%) Oracle
20 202 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
21 178 (12.15%) Software Engineering
22 175 (11.95%) Degree
23 160 (10.92%) jQuery
23 160 (10.92%) XML
24 156 (10.65%) MS Excel
25 153 (10.44%) TDD
26 146 (9.97%) Scrum
27 139 (9.49%) LINQ
28 135 (9.22%) SQL Server 2012

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 54 (3.69%) SharePoint
2 47 (3.21%) IIS
2 47 (3.21%) MS Exchange
3 36 (2.46%) Tomcat
4 29 (1.98%) CMS
5 28 (1.91%) Confluence
6 25 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 24 (1.64%) Apache
7 24 (1.64%) Umbraco
8 23 (1.57%) SAS
9 17 (1.16%) Node.js
10 16 (1.09%) WebLogic
11 15 (1.02%) ColdFusion
12 14 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
12 14 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (0.96%) Skype for Business
13 13 (0.89%) WebSphere
14 12 (0.82%) WordPress
15 11 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
16 10 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 156 (10.65%) MS Excel
2 54 (3.69%) MS Office
3 10 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.48%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.14%) Mingle
8 1 (0.068%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 17 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 10 (0.68%) SAP Business One
4 7 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 7 (0.48%) Infor SunSystems
4 7 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
4 7 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.48%) Oracle FAH
4 7 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (0.48%) Oracle iProcurement
4 7 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (0.48%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 6 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.41%) Visualfiles
6 5 (0.34%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 65 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.02%) Google Analytics
4 12 (0.82%) Google Tag Manager
5 9 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.48%) Office 365
7 6 (0.41%) SaaS
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.14%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.14%) Trello
9 1 (0.068%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.068%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.068%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.068%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.068%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 43 (2.94%) Internet
2 37 (2.53%) SAN
3 23 (1.57%) HTTP
4 21 (1.43%) Firewall
5 19 (1.30%) DNS
6 14 (0.96%) LAN
7 10 (0.68%) Broadband
7 10 (0.68%) DHCP
8 8 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (0.48%) Network Security
9 7 (0.48%) VLAN
10 6 (0.41%) WAN
11 5 (0.34%) Ethernet
11 5 (0.34%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.34%) IPv6
11 5 (0.34%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.34%) VPN
12 4 (0.27%) NetScaler
13 3 (0.20%) Intranet
13 3 (0.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 667 (45.53%) SQL Server
2 271 (18.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 239 (16.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 235 (16.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 135 (9.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 134 (9.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 97 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
8 68 (4.64%) MySQL
9 65 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
10 64 (4.37%) Relational Database
11 60 (4.10%) SQL Server 2005
12 58 (3.96%) SQL Server 2000
13 51 (3.48%) OLAP
14 47 (3.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 45 (3.07%) NoSQL
16 41 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
17 31 (2.12%) OLTP
18 30 (2.05%) Oracle Database
19 27 (1.84%) Big Data
20 25 (1.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 108 (7.37%) Visual Studio
2 105 (7.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 92 (6.28%) NUnit
4 73 (4.98%) Git (software)
5 69 (4.71%) Selenium
6 64 (4.37%) JUnit
7 49 (3.34%) JIRA
8 32 (2.18%) Eclipse
8 32 (2.18%) Maven
8 32 (2.18%) MSTest
9 28 (1.91%) Subversion
10 27 (1.84%) Jenkins
11 26 (1.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 26 (1.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 23 (1.57%) HP UFT
13 18 (1.23%) Ant
14 17 (1.16%) Cucumber
14 17 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
14 17 (1.16%) WebDriver
15 14 (0.96%) Moq
General
1 320 (21.84%) Finance
2 69 (4.71%) Retail
3 51 (3.48%) Marketing
4 32 (2.18%) Back Office
4 32 (2.18%) Banking
5 26 (1.77%) Law
6 25 (1.71%) Legal
7 24 (1.64%) Games
8 18 (1.23%) Telecoms
9 9 (0.61%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.48%) Advertising
10 7 (0.48%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.48%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.34%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.34%) Front Office
12 4 (0.27%) Billing
13 3 (0.20%) Local Government
14 2 (0.14%) Publishing
14 2 (0.14%) Wholesale Banking
15 1 (0.068%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 649 (44.30%) Developer
2 235 (16.04%) Analyst
3 217 (14.81%) .NET Developer
4 194 (13.24%) SQL Developer
5 185 (12.63%) C# Developer
6 142 (9.69%) DBA
7 140 (9.56%) SQL DBA
8 136 (9.28%) C# .NET Developer
9 135 (9.22%) Java Developer
10 115 (7.85%) ASP.NET Developer
11 104 (7.10%) Software Developer
12 93 (6.35%) Senior Developer
13 89 (6.08%) Software Engineer
14 73 (4.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 72 (4.91%) JavaScript Developer
16 67 (4.57%) SQL Server DBA
17 64 (4.37%) Applications Support
18 63 (4.30%) Tester
19 60 (4.10%) Consultant
20 58 (3.96%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 529 (36.11%) .NET
2 305 (20.82%) HTML
3 302 (20.61%) ASP.NET
4 238 (16.25%) CSS
5 218 (14.88%) Web Services
6 160 (10.92%) jQuery
6 160 (10.92%) XML
7 139 (9.49%) LINQ
8 132 (9.01%) Spring
9 125 (8.53%) .NET Framework
10 124 (8.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 112 (7.65%) WCF
12 103 (7.03%) Ajax
13 95 (6.48%) AngularJS
14 94 (6.42%) Java EE
15 86 (5.87%) J2EE
16 83 (5.67%) Entity Framework
17 81 (5.53%) SOAP
18 76 (5.19%) WPF
19 70 (4.78%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 123 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (5.67%) Replication
3 71 (4.85%) Computer Science
4 61 (4.16%) Mathematics
5 52 (3.55%) Visualisation
6 42 (2.87%) Clustering
7 41 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
7 41 (2.80%) N-Tier
8 37 (2.53%) User Experience
9 35 (2.39%) Statistics
10 27 (1.84%) Management Information System
11 17 (1.16%) Fintech
11 17 (1.16%) Mobile App
12 15 (1.02%) Physics
13 14 (0.96%) Data Centre
14 13 (0.89%) iPhone
15 12 (0.82%) NHS
16 11 (0.75%) iPad
17 10 (0.68%) Data Integration
17 10 (0.68%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 248 (16.93%) Windows
2 106 (7.24%) Linux
3 70 (4.78%) Windows Server
4 64 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (3.55%) Unix
6 50 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (1.77%) Android
9 23 (1.57%) Apple iOS
9 23 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (1.30%) Windows 7
11 13 (0.89%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.61%) CentOS
13 8 (0.55%) Data ONTAP
14 7 (0.48%) AIX
15 5 (0.34%) Debian
15 5 (0.34%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.20%) Solaris
16 3 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.068%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 503 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (17.82%) MVC
3 217 (14.81%) OO
4 202 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
5 178 (12.15%) Software Engineering
6 153 (10.44%) TDD
7 146 (9.97%) Scrum
8 123 (8.40%) SDLC
9 117 (7.99%) ITIL
10 115 (7.85%) Continuous Integration
11 109 (7.44%) OOP
12 101 (6.89%) Project Management
13 87 (5.94%) UML
14 83 (5.67%) E-Commerce
15 78 (5.32%) ETL
15 78 (5.32%) High Availability
16 77 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
17 74 (5.05%) Mentoring
18 67 (4.57%) Web Development
19 66 (4.51%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 492 (33.58%) C#
2 350 (23.89%) T-SQL
3 330 (22.53%) JavaScript
4 317 (21.64%) Java
5 88 (6.01%) C++
6 78 (5.32%) PL/SQL
7 75 (5.12%) VB.NET
8 69 (4.71%) PHP
9 57 (3.89%) VBA
10 55 (3.75%) PowerShell
11 35 (2.39%) VB
12 25 (1.71%) Python
12 25 (1.71%) TypeScript
13 14 (0.96%) C
13 14 (0.96%) Shell Script
14 12 (0.82%) VB6
15 11 (0.75%) Objective-C
15 11 (0.75%) Scala
16 10 (0.68%) VBScript
17 8 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 175 (11.95%) Degree
2 45 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (2.12%) ISTQB
4 29 (1.98%) ISEB
5 22 (1.50%) MCSE
6 21 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (1.16%) CCNA
7 17 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (0.82%) MCITP
9 12 (0.82%) MCTS
9 12 (0.82%) NCDA
10 10 (0.68%) MCDBA
10 10 (0.68%) MCP
11 9 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (0.55%) HND
13 7 (0.48%) A+ Certification
13 7 (0.48%) CCNP
13 7 (0.48%) CISSP
13 7 (0.48%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (7.10%) QA
2 31 (2.12%) SLA
3 15 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.34%) HL7
6 2 (0.14%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.14%) SEPA
6 2 (0.14%) WCAG
7 1 (0.068%) COSHH
7 1 (0.068%) WAI
System Software
1 55 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.71%) vSphere
4 12 (0.82%) XenApp
5 11 (0.75%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (0.55%) HDFS
7 6 (0.41%) Terminal Server
8 5 (0.34%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.27%) SRDF
9 4 (0.27%) Xen
9 4 (0.27%) XenServer
10 3 (0.20%) Firmware
11 2 (0.14%) Docker
11 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.068%) Cronacle
12 1 (0.068%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.068%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (1.30%) SCCM
2 19 (1.30%) SCOM
3 18 (1.23%) LiteSpeed
4 11 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
4 11 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (0.75%) Perfmon
5 10 (0.68%) Backup Exec
5 10 (0.68%) HP SIM
5 10 (0.68%) WSUS
6 8 (0.55%) Ambari
6 8 (0.55%) Oozie
6 8 (0.55%) SCOrch
7 7 (0.48%) Puppet
8 6 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.34%) CA Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.27%) Cobbler
10 4 (0.27%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.27%) XenMobile
11 3 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 360 (24.57%) Microsoft
2 217 (14.81%) Oracle
3 49 (3.34%) VMware
4 32 (2.18%) Citrix
5 29 (1.98%) Red Hat
6 28 (1.91%) HP
7 27 (1.84%) Cisco
7 27 (1.84%) IBM
8 26 (1.77%) Teradata
9 25 (1.71%) Tableau
10 19 (1.30%) Cognos
10 19 (1.30%) Google
11 18 (1.23%) NetApp
12 15 (1.02%) Adobe
12 15 (1.02%) Symantec
13 12 (0.82%) SAP
13 12 (0.82%) Sophos
13 12 (0.82%) Telerik
14 11 (0.75%) Dell
14 11 (0.75%) Intel Security
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