The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 142 130 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.91% 21.35% 28.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.44% 34.67% 46.28%
Number of salaries quoted 121 119 183
Average salary £35,000 £33,375 £35,805
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.86% -6.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £25,500 £26,381
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
360 375 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.56% 61.58% 62.61%
Number of salaries quoted 318 342 398
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
North West

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Merseyside

SQL
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Liverpool +1 116 £34,000 -2.85% 20
Wirral +3 15 £35,000 +7.69% 4
St Helens +6 5 £35,000 +16.66%
Birkenhead -7 4 £32,500 +38.29% 2
Bootle 0 1 - - 1
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

1 122 (43.26%) SQL Server
2 112 (39.72%) .NET
3 97 (34.40%) HTML
4 83 (29.43%) C#
5 77 (27.30%) JavaScript
6 74 (26.24%) CSS
7 69 (24.47%) Linux
8 68 (24.11%) Java
9 63 (22.34%) Windows
10 53 (18.79%) ASP.NET
10 53 (18.79%) OO
11 50 (17.73%) MVC
12 49 (17.38%) ITIL
13 48 (17.02%) PHP
13 48 (17.02%) MySQL
14 46 (16.31%) Oracle
14 46 (16.31%) Web Services
14 46 (16.31%) UNIX
14 46 (16.31%) Microsoft
15 45 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
16 42 (14.89%) T-SQL
17 41 (14.54%) HTML5
18 38 (13.48%) Degree
18 38 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
19 36 (12.77%) SOA
19 36 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 33 (11.70%) jQuery
20 33 (11.70%) Oracle Database
21 32 (11.35%) VB.NET
21 32 (11.35%) .NET Framework

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 22 (7.80%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.32%) Liferay
3 13 (4.61%) CMS
4 12 (4.26%) WebSphere
4 12 (4.26%) TIBCO EMS
5 9 (3.19%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (2.48%) Umbraco
7 6 (2.13%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.77%) IIS
8 5 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.42%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.42%) SAS
10 3 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.06%) Apache
11 2 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.71%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.71%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.71%) WebLogic Integration
11 2 (0.71%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.71%) GlassFish
Applications
1 31 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.03%) FastStats
3 10 (3.55%) MS Office
4 6 (2.13%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.42%) PrintSoft PReS
6 2 (0.71%) DOC1
7 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (4.26%) BusinessWorks
1 12 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.77%) Magento
3 4 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.71%) Exstream
4 2 (0.71%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.35%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.35%) Tridion
5 1 (0.35%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.48%) SaaS
2 2 (0.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.84%) HTTP
2 7 (2.48%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.48%) WAN
3 6 (2.13%) VPN
4 5 (1.77%) VLAN
4 5 (1.77%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (1.06%) Internet
5 3 (1.06%) DNS
5 3 (1.06%) LAN
6 2 (0.71%) DHCP
6 2 (0.71%) SAN
6 2 (0.71%) Intranet
6 2 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.35%) Firewall
7 1 (0.35%) Network Security
7 1 (0.35%) NAS
7 1 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (43.26%) SQL Server
2 48 (17.02%) MySQL
3 36 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (11.70%) Oracle Database
5 29 (10.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (8.51%) DB2
8 23 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (7.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (7.45%) Relational Database
11 19 (6.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 18 (6.38%) Crystal Reports
13 16 (5.67%) Oracle Reports
13 16 (5.67%) SQL Server 2005
14 15 (5.32%) Pentaho
15 11 (3.90%) SQL Server 2000
16 10 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 9 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
17 9 (3.19%) CorVu
18 7 (2.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (4.96%) Subversion
2 12 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.84%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.48%) JIRA
4 7 (2.48%) Selenium
4 7 (2.48%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.13%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.13%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.13%) Hudson
6 5 (1.77%) WebDriver
6 5 (1.77%) SpecFlow
6 5 (1.77%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.77%) Bugzilla
6 5 (1.77%) NUnit
7 4 (1.42%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.06%) MSTest
8 3 (1.06%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.71%) Jasmine
General
1 24 (8.51%) Finance
2 10 (3.55%) Legal
3 5 (1.77%) Billing
4 4 (1.42%) Advertising
4 4 (1.42%) Games
4 4 (1.42%) Banking
4 4 (1.42%) Retail
5 3 (1.06%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.06%) Online Betting
6 2 (0.71%) Marketing
6 2 (0.71%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.71%) Back Office
7 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 146 (51.77%) Developer
2 52 (18.44%) Analyst
3 37 (13.12%) .NET Developer
4 33 (11.70%) Applications Support
5 27 (9.57%) PHP Developer
6 25 (8.87%) Support Engineer
7 22 (7.80%) Web Developer
8 21 (7.45%) Applications Support Engineer
9 20 (7.09%) C# Developer
10 19 (6.74%) Team Leader
10 19 (6.74%) DBA
10 19 (6.74%) Senior Developer
11 18 (6.38%) Support Analyst
11 18 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (6.03%) Programmer
13 14 (4.96%) ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (4.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (4.61%) Analyst Programmer
14 13 (4.61%) Administrator
14 13 (4.61%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (39.72%) .NET
2 97 (34.40%) HTML
3 74 (26.24%) CSS
4 53 (18.79%) ASP.NET
5 46 (16.31%) Web Services
6 41 (14.54%) HTML5
7 33 (11.70%) jQuery
8 32 (11.35%) .NET Framework
9 29 (10.28%) XML
10 26 (9.22%) J2EE
10 26 (9.22%) WCF
11 25 (8.87%) SOAP
12 21 (7.45%) CSS3
13 18 (6.38%) Middleware
14 16 (5.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (4.96%) JMS
16 13 (4.61%) Ajax
17 10 (3.55%) XHTML
17 10 (3.55%) Zend Framework
18 9 (3.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.93%) Computer Science
2 27 (9.57%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (4.96%) Replication
4 12 (4.26%) Client/Server
5 11 (3.90%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.19%) Clustering
7 8 (2.84%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.84%) W3C
8 5 (1.77%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.77%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.77%) iPhone
9 4 (1.42%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.42%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.71%) NHS
10 2 (0.71%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.71%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.71%) DataPower
10 2 (0.71%) Open Source
10 2 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.71%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 69 (24.47%) Linux
2 63 (22.34%) Windows
3 46 (16.31%) UNIX
4 13 (4.61%) Android
5 12 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.13%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.77%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.71%) Solaris
9 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.35%) MVS
10 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (18.79%) OO
2 50 (17.73%) MVC
3 49 (17.38%) ITIL
4 45 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (12.77%) SOA
7 30 (10.64%) TDD
8 29 (10.28%) Disaster Recovery
8 29 (10.28%) Problem Management
9 26 (9.22%) Change Management
10 24 (8.51%) Project Management
10 24 (8.51%) EAI
11 23 (8.16%) Software Engineering
12 22 (7.80%) Scrum
13 20 (7.09%) Software Testing
14 19 (6.74%) Workflow
15 17 (6.03%) Progressive Enhancement
16 16 (5.67%) ITIL V2
16 16 (5.67%) CRM
17 14 (4.96%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 83 (29.43%) C#
2 77 (27.30%) JavaScript
3 68 (24.11%) Java
4 48 (17.02%) PHP
5 42 (14.89%) T-SQL
6 32 (11.35%) VB.NET
7 20 (7.09%) Shell Script
8 18 (6.38%) Ruby
9 17 (6.03%) Python
10 15 (5.32%) PL/SQL
11 13 (4.61%) VB
12 12 (4.26%) PHP5
13 11 (3.90%) VB6
14 7 (2.48%) VBA
15 5 (1.77%) VBScript
16 4 (1.42%) XPath
17 3 (1.06%) C++
18 2 (0.71%) C
18 2 (0.71%) Perl
18 2 (0.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 38 (13.48%) Degree
2 7 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.06%) MCDST
3 3 (1.06%) HNC
3 3 (1.06%) HND
3 3 (1.06%) MCSA
3 3 (1.06%) ISEB
3 3 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.71%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) MCP
5 1 (0.35%) MCSD
5 1 (0.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.09%) QA
2 15 (5.32%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (3.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.71%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.35%) XenApp
4 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (5.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 12 (4.26%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.35%) OVSD
3 1 (0.35%) SCCM
3 1 (0.35%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) OpenView
3 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 46 (16.31%) Oracle
1 46 (16.31%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.38%) Business Objects
3 17 (6.03%) TIBCO
3 17 (6.03%) Zend
4 12 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 11 (3.90%) HP
6 9 (3.19%) Cisco
6 9 (3.19%) Sitecore
7 8 (2.84%) Apple
8 6 (2.13%) Citrix
8 6 (2.13%) JBoss
9 5 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.77%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.42%) Remedy
10 4 (1.42%) ATG
10 4 (1.42%) BMC
11 3 (1.06%) Sage
11 3 (1.06%) Reuters
11 3 (1.06%) Bloomberg
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £32000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens / Flexi Time
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Merseyside
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum, plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Ex benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Salary: Competitive plus great benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Churchill Frank
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago