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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 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 773 818 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.36% 23.04% 27.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.83% 42.94% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 698 726 969
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 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1848 1905 2247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.46% 53.66% 56.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1661 1945
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +3 29 £35,000 -3.44% 11
Salford +16 17 £37,000 -1.33% 1
Bolton 0 13 £33,750 -10.00% 6
Altrincham -5 11 £31,500 +5.00% 6
Oldham -5 10 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Bury +6 9 £35,000 - 2
Wigan +5 9 £32,500 +13.04% 1
Cheadle +2 9 £47,500 +72.72% 4
Rochdale +10 4 £54,000 - 1
Sale +1 2 £37,500 +20.96%
Heywood - 1 £24,000 -
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 598 (40.82%) SQL Server
2 566 (38.63%) .NET
3 476 (32.49%) C#
4 441 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
5 388 (26.48%) T-SQL
6 320 (21.84%) Microsoft
6 320 (21.84%) Finance
7 306 (20.89%) JavaScript
7 306 (20.89%) ASP.NET
8 287 (19.59%) HTML
9 268 (18.29%) Java
10 246 (16.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 242 (16.52%) CSS
12 235 (16.04%) Windows
13 234 (15.97%) Oracle
14 221 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
15 219 (14.95%) MVC
16 204 (13.92%) SQL Server 2008
17 203 (13.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 189 (12.90%) OO
19 185 (12.63%) Degree
20 182 (12.42%) MS Excel
21 170 (11.60%) jQuery
22 167 (11.40%) Software Engineering
23 144 (9.83%) Scrum
24 137 (9.35%) TDD
24 137 (9.35%) Web Services
25 131 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
25 131 (8.94%) SQL Server 2012
26 130 (8.87%) 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 52 (3.55%) IIS
2 41 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 38 (2.59%) MS Exchange
4 31 (2.12%) Confluence
5 30 (2.05%) WebSphere
6 27 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 27 (1.84%) WebLogic
7 25 (1.71%) CMS
7 25 (1.71%) SAS
8 23 (1.57%) Node.js
9 22 (1.50%) Apache
9 22 (1.50%) JBoss
10 18 (1.23%) Tomcat
11 16 (1.09%) OpenStack
12 15 (1.02%) CloudStack
12 15 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (1.02%) Umbraco
13 13 (0.89%) Skype for Business
14 12 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
15 11 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 182 (12.42%) MS Excel
2 52 (3.55%) MS Office
3 11 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.68%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.20%) SPSS
7 1 (0.068%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
3 10 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (0.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 8 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (0.48%) Infor M3
5 7 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
5 7 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.34%) Demantra
7 5 (0.34%) Oracle ASCP
7 5 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.34%) Visualfiles
8 4 (0.27%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 52 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.96%) Office 365
4 7 (0.48%) SaaS
5 5 (0.34%) CloudFront
5 5 (0.34%) GitHub
5 5 (0.34%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.34%) Google Tag Manager
6 4 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.068%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.068%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.068%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.41%) Internet
2 46 (3.14%) SAN
3 35 (2.39%) Firewall
4 29 (1.98%) HTTP
5 20 (1.37%) DNS
6 19 (1.30%) LAN
7 15 (1.02%) DHCP
8 8 (0.55%) HTTPS
8 8 (0.55%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.55%) VLAN
8 8 (0.55%) WAN
9 7 (0.48%) Network Security
10 6 (0.41%) VPN
11 4 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (0.27%) CTI
12 3 (0.20%) Broadband
12 3 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (0.20%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.20%) IPv6
12 3 (0.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 598 (40.82%) SQL Server
2 246 (16.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 204 (13.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 203 (13.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 131 (8.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 120 (8.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 100 (6.83%) Data Warehouse
8 85 (5.80%) SQL Server 2014
9 65 (4.44%) MySQL
10 63 (4.30%) Relational Database
11 60 (4.10%) SQL Server 2005
12 57 (3.89%) NoSQL
13 53 (3.62%) QlikView
14 50 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
15 48 (3.28%) Oracle Database
16 42 (2.87%) SQL Server 2000
17 41 (2.80%) Big Data
18 30 (2.05%) DTS
19 29 (1.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 26 (1.77%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 95 (6.48%) Visual Studio
2 74 (5.05%) JIRA
3 73 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 68 (4.64%) Selenium
5 65 (4.44%) Git (software)
6 56 (3.82%) NUnit
7 52 (3.55%) JUnit
8 34 (2.32%) Oracle Forms
9 31 (2.12%) MSTest
10 25 (1.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 24 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 20 (1.37%) Jenkins
12 20 (1.37%) Subversion
13 19 (1.30%) Maven
14 18 (1.23%) Eclipse
15 14 (0.96%) Cucumber
16 12 (0.82%) Moq
17 11 (0.75%) SpecFlow
17 11 (0.75%) WebDriver
18 10 (0.68%) Jasmine
General
1 320 (21.84%) Finance
2 82 (5.60%) Retail
3 48 (3.28%) Marketing
4 38 (2.59%) Legal
5 33 (2.25%) Banking
6 32 (2.18%) Games
7 31 (2.12%) Back Office
8 30 (2.05%) Law
9 25 (1.71%) Manufacturing
9 25 (1.71%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.55%) Billing
11 7 (0.48%) Electronics
11 7 (0.48%) General Ledger
12 6 (0.41%) Advertising
12 6 (0.41%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.34%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.20%) Front Office
14 3 (0.20%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.14%) Local Government
15 2 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 677 (46.21%) Developer
2 281 (19.18%) Analyst
3 249 (17.00%) .NET Developer
4 215 (14.68%) C# Developer
5 191 (13.04%) SQL Developer
6 171 (11.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 151 (10.31%) DBA
8 146 (9.97%) SQL DBA
9 126 (8.60%) Software Developer
10 115 (7.85%) Java Developer
11 105 (7.17%) ASP.NET Developer
12 88 (6.01%) Senior Developer
13 85 (5.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 85 (5.80%) Software Engineer
14 78 (5.32%) Applications Support
15 71 (4.85%) Administrator
16 70 (4.78%) SQL Server DBA
17 69 (4.71%) JavaScript Developer
18 61 (4.16%) C# Software Developer
19 54 (3.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 566 (38.63%) .NET
2 306 (20.89%) ASP.NET
3 287 (19.59%) HTML
4 242 (16.52%) CSS
5 170 (11.60%) jQuery
6 137 (9.35%) Web Services
7 130 (8.87%) XML
8 124 (8.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 122 (8.33%) .NET Framework
10 111 (7.58%) WCF
11 93 (6.35%) LINQ
12 91 (6.21%) Spring
13 90 (6.14%) HTML5
14 88 (6.01%) AngularJS
15 78 (5.32%) WPF
16 77 (5.26%) Java EE
17 68 (4.64%) WinForms
18 67 (4.57%) Entity Framework
19 66 (4.51%) CSS3
20 63 (4.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 121 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (7.24%) Replication
3 78 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 68 (4.64%) Visualisation
5 65 (4.44%) Clustering
6 62 (4.23%) N-Tier
7 59 (4.03%) Mathematics
8 53 (3.62%) iPad
9 44 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
10 24 (1.64%) Mobile App
10 24 (1.64%) Statistics
11 22 (1.50%) Management Information System
12 19 (1.30%) User Experience
12 19 (1.30%) W3C
13 17 (1.16%) Data Centre
13 17 (1.16%) Physics
14 15 (1.02%) Data Structures
15 13 (0.89%) Data Extraction
16 12 (0.82%) Economics
17 10 (0.68%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 235 (16.04%) Windows
2 127 (8.67%) Linux
3 73 (4.98%) Windows Server
4 67 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (4.30%) Unix
6 43 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (2.18%) Android
9 20 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (1.30%) Apple iOS
11 18 (1.23%) CentOS
12 14 (0.96%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.55%) AIX
14 6 (0.41%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.34%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.34%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
16 3 (0.20%) Debian
17 2 (0.14%) VMS
17 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
3 219 (14.95%) MVC
4 189 (12.90%) OO
5 167 (11.40%) Software Engineering
6 144 (9.83%) Scrum
7 137 (9.35%) TDD
8 131 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
9 110 (7.51%) SDLC
10 107 (7.30%) E-Commerce
11 106 (7.24%) High Availability
12 104 (7.10%) ITIL
13 98 (6.69%) Project Management
14 93 (6.35%) UML
15 90 (6.14%) Data Modelling
16 82 (5.60%) Web Development
17 70 (4.78%) CRM
18 66 (4.51%) Mentoring
19 64 (4.37%) Stakeholder Management
20 61 (4.16%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 476 (32.49%) C#
2 388 (26.48%) T-SQL
3 306 (20.89%) JavaScript
4 268 (18.29%) Java
5 85 (5.80%) C++
6 84 (5.73%) VB.NET
7 83 (5.67%) PL/SQL
8 69 (4.71%) PHP
9 67 (4.57%) VBA
10 53 (3.62%) PowerShell
11 45 (3.07%) Python
12 32 (2.18%) VB
13 28 (1.91%) TypeScript
14 26 (1.77%) Bash Shell
15 24 (1.64%) Shell Script
16 23 (1.57%) Ruby
17 18 (1.23%) ANSI SQL
17 18 (1.23%) C
18 12 (0.82%) VB6
19 11 (0.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 185 (12.63%) Degree
2 42 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (1.30%) MCSE
4 16 (1.09%) ISEB
5 15 (1.02%) CCNA
5 15 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (1.02%) ISTQB
6 12 (0.82%) MCDBA
7 11 (0.75%) MCITP
7 11 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (0.61%) Security Cleared
9 7 (0.48%) A+ Certification
9 7 (0.48%) CCNP
9 7 (0.48%) CISSP
9 7 (0.48%) CompTIA Security+
9 7 (0.48%) HND
9 7 (0.48%) HP ASE
9 7 (0.48%) Network+ Certification
9 7 (0.48%) RHCE
9 7 (0.48%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.44%) QA
2 22 (1.50%) SLA
3 16 (1.09%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.75%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.27%) WAI
8 2 (0.14%) SEPA
9 1 (0.068%) COBIT
9 1 (0.068%) COSHH
System Software
1 60 (4.10%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.84%) vSphere
3 17 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.02%) Xen
4 15 (1.02%) XenServer
5 9 (0.61%) HDFS
6 8 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (0.55%) XenApp
7 7 (0.48%) SRDF
8 6 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.34%) Docker
10 4 (0.27%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.14%) Firmware
11 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.14%) Squid
11 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.068%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.068%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.068%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 27 (1.84%) LiteSpeed
2 24 (1.64%) Puppet
3 20 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.02%) Cobbler
4 15 (1.02%) Tivoli
5 14 (0.96%) WSUS
6 12 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (0.82%) WMI
7 10 (0.68%) Backup Exec
7 10 (0.68%) HP SIM
8 9 (0.61%) SCCM
8 9 (0.61%) SCOM
9 8 (0.55%) Ambari
9 8 (0.55%) Oozie
10 7 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (0.34%) Ansible
11 5 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.27%) Packer
12 4 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 3 (0.20%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 320 (21.84%) Microsoft
2 234 (15.97%) Oracle
3 55 (3.75%) Tableau
4 41 (2.80%) VMware
5 32 (2.18%) IBM
6 24 (1.64%) Cisco
7 23 (1.57%) Red Hat
8 22 (1.50%) Teradata
9 19 (1.30%) Citrix
10 17 (1.16%) Cognos
10 17 (1.16%) HP
11 16 (1.09%) Symantec
12 15 (1.02%) Dell
12 15 (1.02%) EnterpriseDB
12 15 (1.02%) iManage
12 15 (1.02%) RedGate
13 14 (0.96%) SAP
14 11 (0.75%) Remedy
14 11 (0.75%) Telerik
15 10 (0.68%) Sophos
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £43,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits.
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Parking, Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Perks
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £5000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Life Insurance, Gym
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Networking People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + FLEXIBLE WORKING HOURS
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 34k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 47.5k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday