The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 90 102 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.19% 19.92% 22.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.06% 41.30% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 73 87 136
Median salary £38,500 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £46,750
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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
214 247 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 45.63% 48.24% 55.27%
Number of salaries quoted 172 200 335
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SQL
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Merseyside region.

SQL Salary Trend in Merseyside

SQL
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Merseyside

SQL
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 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
Liverpool -2 81 £38,000 +5.55% 22
Birkenhead +3 4 £35,000 -1.40%
Southport +7 3 £42,000 +5.00% 1
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SQL.

1 94 (41.05%) SQL Server
2 73 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 73 (31.88%) Finance
3 64 (27.95%) C#
4 58 (25.33%) .NET
4 58 (25.33%) Windows
5 51 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (20.52%) MS Excel
7 46 (20.09%) T-SQL
7 46 (20.09%) Project Management
8 39 (17.03%) ITIL
9 37 (16.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 36 (15.72%) HTML
11 35 (15.28%) Windows Server
12 33 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
12 33 (14.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 32 (13.97%) JIRA
13 32 (13.97%) SQL Server 2008
13 32 (13.97%) Windows Server 2012
13 32 (13.97%) HP
14 31 (13.54%) Oracle
15 29 (12.66%) IIS
15 29 (12.66%) Banking
16 28 (12.23%) Disaster Recovery
16 28 (12.23%) Microsoft Certification
17 27 (11.79%) CSS
17 27 (11.79%) JavaScript
17 27 (11.79%) Data Centre
18 26 (11.35%) Data Warehouse
19 25 (10.92%) MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 29 (12.66%) IIS
2 22 (9.61%) Confluence
3 12 (5.24%) CMS
4 11 (4.80%) Apache
4 11 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (4.80%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.49%) MS Exchange
6 5 (2.18%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.18%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.18%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.75%) EPiServer CMS
8 3 (1.31%) JBoss
8 3 (1.31%) nginx
8 3 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.87%) K2 blackpearl
9 2 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.44%) Drupal
10 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 47 (20.52%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.37%) MS Office
3 6 (2.62%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.87%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (1.31%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.87%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.99%) IaaS
1 16 (6.99%) PaaS
2 14 (6.11%) Office 365
3 11 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.31%) SaaS
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.04%) SAN
2 7 (3.06%) Firewall
3 5 (2.18%) Internet
3 5 (2.18%) MPLS
4 3 (1.31%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.31%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.31%) SMS
4 3 (1.31%) Wireless
5 2 (0.87%) DHCP
5 2 (0.87%) DNS
5 2 (0.87%) Intranet
5 2 (0.87%) LAN
5 2 (0.87%) VPN
5 2 (0.87%) WAN
6 1 (0.44%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (41.05%) SQL Server
2 37 (16.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (14.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (13.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (11.35%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (10.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (9.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (9.17%) MySQL
9 20 (8.73%) Relational Database
10 17 (7.42%) SQL Server 2014
11 13 (5.68%) MS Access
11 13 (5.68%) Oracle ODI
12 12 (5.24%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (3.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (3.49%) Power BI
14 7 (3.06%) MongoDB
14 7 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
16 5 (2.18%) Azure SQL Database
16 5 (2.18%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 32 (13.97%) JIRA
2 16 (6.99%) Git (software)
3 14 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (4.80%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.49%) Selenium
6 7 (3.06%) Subversion
7 5 (2.18%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.18%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.18%) JMeter
7 5 (2.18%) SoapUI
7 5 (2.18%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.75%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.75%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.31%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.31%) Bugzilla
9 3 (1.31%) Grunt
9 3 (1.31%) MSTest
9 3 (1.31%) NUnit
9 3 (1.31%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (0.87%) LoadUI
General
1 73 (31.88%) Finance
2 29 (12.66%) Banking
3 11 (4.80%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.37%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.93%) Law
6 8 (3.49%) Games
7 7 (3.06%) Marketing
8 5 (2.18%) Legal
9 2 (0.87%) Advertising
9 2 (0.87%) Back Office
9 2 (0.87%) Billing
10 1 (0.44%) Electronics
10 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 105 (45.85%) Developer
2 38 (16.59%) Analyst
3 32 (13.97%) .NET Developer
4 26 (11.35%) C# Developer
5 22 (9.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (9.61%) SQL Developer
6 17 (7.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 17 (7.42%) Team Leader
7 15 (6.55%) Applications Support
8 12 (5.24%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 12 (5.24%) Tester
9 11 (4.80%) Support Analyst
10 10 (4.37%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (3.93%) Administrator
11 9 (3.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 9 (3.93%) DBA
11 9 (3.93%) SQL DBA
12 8 (3.49%) Citrix Team Leader
12 8 (3.49%) Software Engineer
12 8 (3.49%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (25.33%) .NET
2 36 (15.72%) HTML
3 27 (11.79%) CSS
4 23 (10.04%) Web Services
5 16 (6.99%) ASP.NET
6 15 (6.55%) HTML5
7 12 (5.24%) .NET Framework
8 10 (4.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (4.37%) WCF
9 9 (3.93%) jQuery
9 9 (3.93%) XML
10 8 (3.49%) REST
11 7 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (3.06%) JSON
11 7 (3.06%) RESTful
11 7 (3.06%) ServiceStack
11 7 (3.06%) SOAP
12 6 (2.62%) AngularJS
13 5 (2.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.79%) Data Centre
2 22 (9.61%) Wiki
3 21 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.11%) Management Information System
4 14 (6.11%) Replication
5 13 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.93%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.06%) Clustering
7 7 (3.06%) Credit Risk
7 7 (3.06%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.18%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.31%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.31%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.31%) iPad
9 3 (1.31%) Life Science
9 3 (1.31%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.31%) Tandem
10 2 (0.87%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.87%) User Experience
11 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 58 (25.33%) Windows
2 35 (15.28%) Windows Server
3 32 (13.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (8.73%) Linux
5 16 (6.99%) Unix
6 13 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.31%) Android
7 3 (1.31%) CentOS
7 3 (1.31%) Debian
7 3 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (20.09%) Project Management
3 39 (17.03%) ITIL
4 33 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (12.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (10.92%) MVC
7 22 (9.61%) Converged Infrastructure
7 22 (9.61%) Infrastructure Management
8 20 (8.73%) ITIL V3
8 20 (8.73%) OO
9 19 (8.30%) ETL
10 16 (6.99%) TOGAF
11 15 (6.55%) Change Management
12 14 (6.11%) Time Management
12 14 (6.11%) Workflow
13 12 (5.24%) Data Analysis
13 12 (5.24%) Mentoring
13 12 (5.24%) Software Engineering
14 11 (4.80%) Service Delivery
15 10 (4.37%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 64 (27.95%) C#
2 46 (20.09%) T-SQL
3 27 (11.79%) JavaScript
4 24 (10.48%) PowerShell
5 20 (8.73%) Java
6 17 (7.42%) PHP
7 16 (6.99%) VB.NET
8 13 (5.68%) VB
8 13 (5.68%) VB6
9 11 (4.80%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.06%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.06%) Python
11 5 (2.18%) C++
11 5 (2.18%) VBA
12 4 (1.75%) Perl
12 4 (1.75%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.75%) XPath
13 3 (1.31%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.87%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (12.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (9.61%) Degree
3 16 (6.99%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (3.06%) MCSE
5 6 (2.62%) MCITP
6 5 (2.18%) ISEB
6 5 (2.18%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.87%) ACCA
9 2 (0.87%) CIMA
10 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.44%) MCSA
10 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.99%) QA
2 7 (3.06%) SLA
3 2 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (9.61%) Microsoft App-V
1 22 (9.61%) XenApp
2 12 (5.24%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.49%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.62%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.31%) Varnish
6 2 (0.87%) Firmware
6 2 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.44%) Squid
7 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (10.92%) Nagios
2 22 (9.61%) EdgeSight
2 22 (9.61%) SCOM
2 22 (9.61%) SCOrch
3 13 (5.68%) SCCM
4 3 (1.31%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.31%) Cacti
4 3 (1.31%) Munin
4 3 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.31%) Puppet
5 2 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 73 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 32 (13.97%) HP
3 31 (13.54%) Oracle
4 23 (10.04%) Citrix
5 13 (5.68%) VMware
6 11 (4.80%) Avaya
7 10 (4.37%) Cognos
8 8 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (3.06%) EPiServer
10 6 (2.62%) Cisco
10 6 (2.62%) Dell
10 6 (2.62%) SonicWALL
10 6 (2.62%) Sophos
11 5 (2.18%) Bloomberg
11 5 (2.18%) RedGate
11 5 (2.18%) Remedy
11 5 (2.18%) Reuters
12 4 (1.75%) IBM
13 3 (1.31%) Telerik
13 3 (1.31%) Twitter
Liverpool, Merseyside
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + pension + flextime
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 minutes ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Talent International
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
RMI International
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Wirral
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Robert Walters UK
Salary: Competitive + Exceptional Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Wirral
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health, 25 days
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
LIVERPOOL
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £32-£37000 PER YEAR
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: bonus & corporate benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago