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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 90 107 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.95% 21.62% 20.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.65% 42.97% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 68 93 133
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,350 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,500 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,600
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
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
185 249 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 45.12% 50.30% 59.58%
Number of salaries quoted 144 201 366
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

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 3 May 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 3 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
Liverpool 0 77 £33,500 -4.28% 17
Southport - 3 £23,500 - 2
Wirral +4 2 £37,800 +71.81% 3
Birkenhead - 2 £28,250 -
Bootle - 1 £32,500 -
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SQL.

1 84 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 64 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (26.14%) Finance
4 60 (24.90%) Microsoft
5 59 (24.48%) Windows
6 54 (22.41%) C#
7 47 (19.50%) .NET
8 45 (18.67%) T-SQL
8 45 (18.67%) MS Excel
9 42 (17.43%) HTML
10 40 (16.60%) Project Management
10 40 (16.60%) Business Intelligence
11 39 (16.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 38 (15.77%) Windows Server
13 36 (14.94%) Oracle
13 36 (14.94%) CSS
13 36 (14.94%) ITIL
14 35 (14.52%) JavaScript
15 34 (14.11%) SQL Server 2008
16 31 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 30 (12.45%) Web Services
18 29 (12.03%) Banking
18 29 (12.03%) Degree
19 26 (10.79%) JIRA
19 26 (10.79%) SQL Server 2012
19 26 (10.79%) HP
20 25 (10.37%) IIS
21 24 (9.96%) Unix
21 24 (9.96%) Microsoft Certification
22 23 (9.54%) Citrix

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 25 (10.37%) IIS
2 16 (6.64%) Confluence
2 16 (6.64%) Oracle Service Bus
3 15 (6.22%) SharePoint
4 14 (5.81%) MS Exchange
5 13 (5.39%) CMS
6 9 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (2.07%) Skype for Business
9 5 (2.07%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.66%) EPiServer CMS
10 4 (1.66%) Node.js
11 3 (1.24%) JBoss
11 3 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.83%) Apache
12 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 45 (18.67%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.47%) MS Office
3 6 (2.49%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.83%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.07%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (1.66%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.83%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.64%) IaaS
1 16 (6.64%) PaaS
2 13 (5.39%) Office 365
3 6 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.24%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.30%) SAN
2 8 (3.32%) VPN
3 5 (2.07%) DHCP
3 5 (2.07%) DNS
3 5 (2.07%) Firewall
3 5 (2.07%) MPLS
4 3 (1.24%) Internet
4 3 (1.24%) Intranet
5 2 (0.83%) LAN
5 2 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.83%) SMS
5 2 (0.83%) WAN
6 1 (0.41%) FTP
6 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.41%) SSL
6 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 39 (16.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (14.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (10.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (8.71%) Oracle Database
7 20 (8.30%) Oracle ODI
7 20 (8.30%) Relational Database
8 19 (7.88%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (6.64%) MS Access
10 15 (6.22%) MySQL
11 14 (5.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (5.39%) SQL Server 2014
13 8 (3.32%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (2.49%) MongoDB
16 5 (2.07%) OLAP
16 5 (2.07%) OLAP Cube
16 5 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
17 4 (1.66%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 26 (10.79%) JIRA
2 14 (5.81%) Oracle APEX
3 13 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (4.98%) Git (software)
5 9 (3.73%) Subversion
6 8 (3.32%) Selenium
6 8 (3.32%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.07%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.07%) JMeter
7 5 (2.07%) Mercurial
7 5 (2.07%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.66%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.66%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.24%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.24%) Bugzilla
9 3 (1.24%) Grunt
9 3 (1.24%) MSTest
9 3 (1.24%) NUnit
9 3 (1.24%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 63 (26.14%) Finance
2 29 (12.03%) Banking
3 10 (4.15%) Law
3 10 (4.15%) Legal
4 9 (3.73%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.90%) Marketing
5 7 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.07%) Games
7 2 (0.83%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 110 (45.64%) Developer
2 53 (21.99%) Analyst
3 35 (14.52%) SQL Developer
4 29 (12.03%) .NET Developer
5 25 (10.37%) C# Developer
6 21 (8.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (7.47%) Senior Analyst
7 18 (7.47%) Team Leader
8 17 (7.05%) Oracle Developer
9 16 (6.64%) SQL Analyst
10 14 (5.81%) Applications Support
11 13 (5.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 13 (5.39%) DBA
11 13 (5.39%) PL/SQL Developer
12 12 (4.98%) Infrastructure Team Leader
12 12 (4.98%) SQL DBA
12 12 (4.98%) Support Analyst
12 12 (4.98%) Test Analyst
12 12 (4.98%) Tester
13 11 (4.56%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (19.50%) .NET
2 42 (17.43%) HTML
3 36 (14.94%) CSS
4 30 (12.45%) Web Services
5 22 (9.13%) jQuery
6 20 (8.30%) HTML5
7 16 (6.64%) Oracle Fusion
8 15 (6.22%) ASP.NET
9 11 (4.56%) .NET Framework
10 8 (3.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (3.32%) JSON
10 8 (3.32%) XML
11 7 (2.90%) AngularJS
11 7 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (2.49%) JMS
12 6 (2.49%) WCF
13 5 (2.07%) Ajax
13 5 (2.07%) REST
13 5 (2.07%) RESTful
13 5 (2.07%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.30%) Data Centre
3 16 (6.64%) Replication
3 16 (6.64%) Wiki
4 15 (6.22%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.56%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.90%) Credit Risk
6 7 (2.90%) iPad
6 7 (2.90%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.49%) Blackberry
7 6 (2.49%) iPhone
7 6 (2.49%) User Experience
7 6 (2.49%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (2.07%) SWIFT
9 4 (1.66%) Clustering
10 3 (1.24%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.24%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.24%) Informatics
11 2 (0.83%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 59 (24.48%) Windows
2 38 (15.77%) Windows Server
3 24 (9.96%) Unix
4 19 (7.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (7.47%) Linux
6 15 (6.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.90%) Windows 8
8 6 (2.49%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.24%) Android
11 2 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (16.60%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (16.60%) Project Management
3 36 (14.94%) ITIL
4 22 (9.13%) MVC
4 22 (9.13%) Unit Testing
5 21 (8.71%) Infrastructure Management
6 20 (8.30%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (7.47%) ETL
8 16 (6.64%) Converged Infrastructure
8 16 (6.64%) ITIL V3
8 16 (6.64%) SOA
8 16 (6.64%) Time Management
9 15 (6.22%) OO
9 15 (6.22%) Software Engineering
10 14 (5.81%) Mentoring
11 13 (5.39%) Workflow
12 12 (4.98%) Change Management
12 12 (4.98%) Front End Development
12 12 (4.98%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 54 (22.41%) C#
2 45 (18.67%) T-SQL
3 35 (14.52%) JavaScript
4 23 (9.54%) PL/SQL
4 23 (9.54%) PowerShell
5 20 (8.30%) Java
6 14 (5.81%) PHP
6 14 (5.81%) VB
6 14 (5.81%) VB.NET
7 13 (5.39%) VB6
8 5 (2.07%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.07%) VBA
9 4 (1.66%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 4 (1.66%) XPath
10 2 (0.83%) ANSI SQL
10 2 (0.83%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.83%) C++
10 2 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (0.83%) Python
10 2 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (12.03%) Degree
2 24 (9.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.64%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (3.73%) ISEB
4 9 (3.73%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (3.32%) MCSE
6 6 (2.49%) MCDST
6 6 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (2.07%) MCP
8 3 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.24%) MCITP
9 2 (0.83%) CCDP
9 2 (0.83%) CCNA
9 2 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.13%) QA
2 15 (6.22%) SLA
3 5 (2.07%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (7.88%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.64%) Microsoft App-V
2 16 (6.64%) XenApp
3 5 (2.07%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.83%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.41%) Firmware
6 1 (0.41%) Squid
Systems Management
1 16 (6.64%) EdgeSight
1 16 (6.64%) Nagios
1 16 (6.64%) SCOM
1 16 (6.64%) SCOrch
2 7 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.90%) SCCM
3 6 (2.49%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.41%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 60 (24.90%) Microsoft
2 36 (14.94%) Oracle
3 26 (10.79%) HP
4 23 (9.54%) Citrix
5 12 (4.98%) Remedy
6 10 (4.15%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (3.73%) VMware
8 8 (3.32%) Avaya
8 8 (3.32%) Cognos
9 7 (2.90%) EPiServer
10 6 (2.49%) Intel Security
10 6 (2.49%) Symantec
11 5 (2.07%) Bloomberg
11 5 (2.07%) Cisco
11 5 (2.07%) Reuters
12 3 (1.24%) Dell
12 3 (1.24%) EMC
12 3 (1.24%) IBM
12 3 (1.24%) Sophos
12 3 (1.24%) Telerik
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