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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 130 97 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 23.17% 19.48% 22.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.77% 39.75% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 97 84 125
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,700 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £45,000 £50,000
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
284 244 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 50.62% 49.00% 55.78%
Number of salaries quoted 223 198 320
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +1 112 £38,500 +2.66% 27
Southport +7 5 £42,000 +5.00% 2
Birkenhead +2 5 £31,250 -11.97% 1
Wirral -8 2 £27,500 -26.66% 3
Prescot - 1 £32,500 - 2
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 93 (39.91%) SQL Server
2 74 (31.76%) Microsoft
3 66 (28.33%) Finance
4 60 (25.75%) C#
5 58 (24.89%) .NET
5 58 (24.89%) Windows
6 47 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (19.31%) MS Excel
8 44 (18.88%) Oracle
9 41 (17.60%) T-SQL
10 40 (17.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 37 (15.88%) JavaScript
12 36 (15.45%) HTML
13 31 (13.30%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (13.30%) ITIL
13 31 (13.30%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (13.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 30 (12.88%) CSS
15 29 (12.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 28 (12.02%) ETL
16 28 (12.02%) Project Management
16 28 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification
16 28 (12.02%) Analytical Skills
17 27 (11.59%) Web Services
18 26 (11.16%) Linux
18 26 (11.16%) Windows Server
19 25 (10.73%) Java
19 25 (10.73%) MySQL
19 25 (10.73%) MVC
19 25 (10.73%) SQL Server 2012

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 22 (9.44%) IIS
2 15 (6.44%) Apache
3 14 (6.01%) Confluence
4 12 (5.15%) SharePoint
5 10 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (3.43%) MS Exchange
7 7 (3.00%) CMS
8 6 (2.58%) nginx
8 6 (2.58%) WebSphere
9 5 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.72%) Skype for Business
11 3 (1.29%) EPiServer CMS
11 3 (1.29%) JBoss
12 2 (0.86%) Drupal
12 2 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.86%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.86%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (19.31%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.15%) MS Office
3 4 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.43%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.01%) Office 365
2 10 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.43%) IaaS
3 8 (3.43%) PaaS
4 7 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.15%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.86%) GitHub
6 2 (0.86%) SaaS
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.87%) SAN
2 7 (3.00%) Firewall
3 5 (2.15%) Internet
4 4 (1.72%) MPLS
5 3 (1.29%) DNS
5 3 (1.29%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.29%) SMS
5 3 (1.29%) VPN
5 3 (1.29%) Wireless
6 1 (0.43%) DHCP
6 1 (0.43%) Intranet
6 1 (0.43%) LAN
6 1 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (39.91%) SQL Server
2 31 (13.30%) Data Warehouse
2 31 (13.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (12.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (10.73%) MySQL
4 25 (10.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (8.58%) Relational Database
6 19 (8.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (8.15%) SQL Server 2014
7 17 (7.30%) Oracle ODI
7 17 (7.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (6.87%) Oracle BI EE
9 12 (5.15%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (4.29%) MongoDB
11 7 (3.00%) Power BI
11 7 (3.00%) Siebel EIM
12 6 (2.58%) Essbase
12 6 (2.58%) OLAP Cube
12 6 (2.58%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (9.87%) JIRA
2 18 (7.73%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (4.72%) Subversion
5 10 (4.29%) Visual Studio
6 9 (3.86%) Selenium
7 8 (3.43%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.58%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.15%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.72%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.72%) JMeter
10 4 (1.72%) Mercurial
10 4 (1.72%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.29%) Selenium IDE
11 3 (1.29%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.86%) Grunt
12 2 (0.86%) LoadUI
12 2 (0.86%) MSTest
12 2 (0.86%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.86%) Xdebug
General
1 66 (28.33%) Finance
2 21 (9.01%) Banking
3 12 (5.15%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.86%) Law
6 8 (3.43%) Games
7 7 (3.00%) Legal
8 5 (2.15%) Marketing
9 2 (0.86%) Advertising
9 2 (0.86%) Billing
10 1 (0.43%) Back Office
10 1 (0.43%) Electronics
10 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 95 (40.77%) Developer
2 40 (17.17%) Analyst
3 28 (12.02%) .NET Developer
4 23 (9.87%) SQL Developer
5 22 (9.44%) C# Developer
6 20 (8.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (8.15%) Applications Support
8 16 (6.87%) Administrator
8 16 (6.87%) DBA
8 16 (6.87%) Support Analyst
9 14 (6.01%) SQL DBA
10 13 (5.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 12 (5.15%) Applications Support Analyst
12 11 (4.72%) Tester
13 10 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 10 (4.29%) Team Leader
14 8 (3.43%) Infrastructure Team Leader
14 8 (3.43%) Oracle Developer
14 8 (3.43%) PHP Developer
14 8 (3.43%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (24.89%) .NET
2 36 (15.45%) HTML
3 30 (12.88%) CSS
4 27 (11.59%) Web Services
5 19 (8.15%) ASP.NET
6 17 (7.30%) JSON
7 15 (6.44%) HTML5
8 14 (6.01%) XML
9 13 (5.58%) .NET Framework
10 12 (5.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (4.72%) WCF
12 10 (4.29%) jQuery
12 10 (4.29%) REST
12 10 (4.29%) SOAP
13 9 (3.86%) AngularJS
14 6 (2.58%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (2.58%) LAPP Stack
14 6 (2.58%) RESTful
14 6 (2.58%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.02%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.58%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.44%) Replication
4 14 (6.01%) Wiki
5 13 (5.58%) Management Information System
6 11 (4.72%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.86%) Clustering
7 9 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (3.00%) Computer Science
9 6 (2.58%) Life Science
10 5 (2.15%) Credit Risk
10 5 (2.15%) iPad
10 5 (2.15%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.29%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.29%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.29%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (1.29%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.29%) Tandem
12 2 (0.86%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 58 (24.89%) Windows
2 40 (17.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (11.16%) Linux
3 26 (11.16%) Windows Server
4 22 (9.44%) Unix
5 16 (6.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.58%) CentOS
6 6 (2.58%) Debian
6 6 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.86%) Android
8 2 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (13.30%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (13.30%) ITIL
3 28 (12.02%) ETL
3 28 (12.02%) Project Management
4 25 (10.73%) MVC
5 22 (9.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (8.58%) OO
7 19 (8.15%) ITIL V3
8 15 (6.44%) Workflow
9 14 (6.01%) Converged Infrastructure
9 14 (6.01%) Infrastructure Management
9 14 (6.01%) Migration
9 14 (6.01%) TOGAF
10 12 (5.15%) Data Analysis
10 12 (5.15%) Kimball Methodology
10 12 (5.15%) Scrum
10 12 (5.15%) Service Delivery
10 12 (5.15%) Unit Testing
10 12 (5.15%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (25.75%) C#
2 41 (17.60%) T-SQL
3 37 (15.88%) JavaScript
4 25 (10.73%) Java
5 24 (10.30%) PL/SQL
6 23 (9.87%) PHP
7 20 (8.58%) PowerShell
8 13 (5.58%) VB.NET
9 12 (5.15%) Python
10 11 (4.72%) Shell Script
11 10 (4.29%) Bash Shell
12 9 (3.86%) C++
13 8 (3.43%) Perl
14 5 (2.15%) VB
14 5 (2.15%) VB6
15 4 (1.72%) PHP 5
16 3 (1.29%) XPath
17 2 (0.86%) C
17 2 (0.86%) Ruby
17 2 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (7.73%) Degree
3 14 (6.01%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (3.86%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.86%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.00%) MCSE
6 6 (2.58%) MCITP
7 5 (2.15%) ISEB
7 5 (2.15%) ISTQB
7 5 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.86%) ACCA
10 2 (0.86%) CIMA
11 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.43%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.87%) QA
2 7 (3.00%) SLA
3 3 (1.29%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (6.01%) Microsoft App-V
1 14 (6.01%) XenApp
2 10 (4.29%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.86%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.58%) Varnish
4 6 (2.58%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.86%) Firmware
6 2 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.86%) vSphere
7 1 (0.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 20 (8.58%) Nagios
2 14 (6.01%) EdgeSight
2 14 (6.01%) SCOM
2 14 (6.01%) SCOrch
3 13 (5.58%) SCCM
4 6 (2.58%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.58%) Cacti
4 6 (2.58%) Munin
4 6 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.58%) Puppet
5 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 74 (31.76%) Microsoft
2 44 (18.88%) Oracle
3 24 (10.30%) HP
4 16 (6.87%) Citrix
5 15 (6.44%) VMware
6 12 (5.15%) Cognos
7 10 (4.29%) Avaya
7 10 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (3.00%) Informatica
8 7 (3.00%) Siebel
9 6 (2.58%) Dell
9 6 (2.58%) Remedy
9 6 (2.58%) SonicWALL
9 6 (2.58%) Sophos
10 5 (2.15%) Bloomberg
10 5 (2.15%) Cisco
10 5 (2.15%) EPiServer
10 5 (2.15%) RedGate
10 5 (2.15%) Reuters
11 3 (1.29%) IBM
Prescot, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Comp Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southport, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks a trading division of Harvey Nash Plc
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus & overtime
Posted: 6 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Medical, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Seadrill Management
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Prescot
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £48000 per annum + home working
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Merseytravel
Salary: £34,225 - £37,403
Posted: 12 days ago