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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 171 152 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.95% 28.95% 24.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.94% 52.41% 45.76%
Number of salaries quoted 155 118 101
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,715 £50,000 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
317 290 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.52% 55.24% 54.53%
Number of salaries quoted 273 232 226
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,650 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +1 119 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Wirral +2 21 £30,500 -15.27% 1
St Helens - 14 £32,250 - 1
Bootle -1 8 £53,573 +64.83%
Birkenhead - 7 £37,500 - 1
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 146 (42.07%) SQL Server
2 102 (29.39%) .NET
3 98 (28.24%) JavaScript
4 97 (27.95%) Microsoft
5 91 (26.22%) C#
6 69 (19.88%) Oracle
7 68 (19.60%) Business Intelligence
8 67 (19.31%) ASP.NET
9 66 (19.02%) HTML
10 63 (18.16%) Analytical Skills
11 61 (17.58%) CSS
12 57 (16.43%) Windows
13 55 (15.85%) MS Excel
13 55 (15.85%) Finance
14 52 (14.99%) Visual Studio
15 46 (13.26%) T-SQL
15 46 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
15 46 (13.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 41 (11.82%) MVC
17 39 (11.24%) Unix
17 39 (11.24%) jQuery
18 34 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
18 34 (9.80%) Linux
18 34 (9.80%) MS Office
18 34 (9.80%) ETL
19 33 (9.51%) CRM
19 33 (9.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 32 (9.22%) iPad
21 31 (8.93%) Windows Server
22 30 (8.65%) Data Warehouse

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 10 (2.88%) Tomcat
2 9 (2.59%) CMS
3 8 (2.31%) IIS
4 7 (2.02%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.02%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.02%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (1.44%) EPiServer
5 5 (1.44%) SAS
6 3 (0.86%) Apache
7 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.58%) GroupWise
7 2 (0.58%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.29%) Confluence
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.29%) JBoss
8 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 55 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 34 (9.80%) MS Office
3 3 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (4.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.58%) Infor CRM
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.58%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.88%) Office 365
4 9 (2.59%) SaaS
5 3 (0.86%) Sumo Logic
6 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.58%) Force.com
6 2 (0.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.46%) HTTP
2 11 (3.17%) FTP
3 7 (2.02%) Internet
4 6 (1.73%) SAN
5 5 (1.44%) DNS
5 5 (1.44%) LAN
5 5 (1.44%) WAN
6 3 (0.86%) DHCP
6 3 (0.86%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.29%) Firewall
7 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.29%) Skype
7 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (42.07%) SQL Server
2 46 (13.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (9.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (8.65%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (8.36%) Relational Database
6 19 (5.48%) Oracle Reports
7 18 (5.19%) MySQL
7 18 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (3.75%) MongoDB
8 13 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (3.46%) BusinessObjects
10 11 (3.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 11 (3.17%) Siebel EIM
10 11 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (2.59%) Oracle Database
11 9 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (2.31%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (2.02%) NoSQL
14 6 (1.73%) Azure SQL Database
14 6 (1.73%) Informix
Development Applications
1 52 (14.99%) Visual Studio
2 16 (4.61%) Git (software)
3 12 (3.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 9 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.02%) JDeveloper
6 6 (1.73%) Ant
6 6 (1.73%) JUnit
6 6 (1.73%) NUnit
6 6 (1.73%) Selenium
7 5 (1.44%) JIRA
8 4 (1.15%) ERwin
9 3 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.86%) Subversion
9 3 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.58%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.58%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.29%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.29%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
General
1 55 (15.85%) Finance
2 21 (6.05%) Marketing
3 11 (3.17%) Banking
4 10 (2.88%) Law
5 7 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (2.02%) Retail
6 5 (1.44%) Advertising
6 5 (1.44%) Legal
7 2 (0.58%) Back Office
7 2 (0.58%) Billing
7 2 (0.58%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Electronics
8 1 (0.29%) Front Office
8 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 148 (42.65%) Developer
2 99 (28.53%) Analyst
3 60 (17.29%) .NET Developer
4 50 (14.41%) C# Developer
5 42 (12.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (12.10%) SQL Analyst
6 31 (8.93%) Data Analyst
7 28 (8.07%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 27 (7.78%) SQL Developer
9 24 (6.92%) DBA
9 24 (6.92%) SQL Data Analyst
9 24 (6.92%) SQL DBA
10 23 (6.63%) Junior
11 21 (6.05%) Junior Developer
12 19 (5.48%) Senior Developer
13 18 (5.19%) Systems Analyst
14 13 (3.75%) SQL Server Developer
15 12 (3.46%) Information Analyst
15 12 (3.46%) Report Analyst
15 12 (3.46%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (29.39%) .NET
2 67 (19.31%) ASP.NET
3 66 (19.02%) HTML
4 61 (17.58%) CSS
5 39 (11.24%) jQuery
6 34 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (8.36%) XML
8 28 (8.07%) .NET Framework
9 27 (7.78%) Web Services
10 22 (6.34%) Ajax
11 20 (5.76%) AngularJS
11 20 (5.76%) Entity Framework
12 18 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (4.03%) HTML5
13 14 (4.03%) LINQ
14 13 (3.75%) J2EE
14 13 (3.75%) WPF
15 10 (2.88%) JSP
16 9 (2.59%) CSS3
16 9 (2.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 63 (18.16%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (9.22%) iPad
3 19 (5.48%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.46%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.88%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.88%) User Experience
6 8 (2.31%) Clustering
6 8 (2.31%) Replication
7 7 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.02%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.44%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.15%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.86%) NHS
10 3 (0.86%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.58%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.58%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.29%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.29%) iPhone
12 1 (0.29%) PKI
12 1 (0.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 57 (16.43%) Windows
2 39 (11.24%) Unix
3 34 (9.80%) Linux
4 31 (8.93%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.02%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.73%) HPUX
7 5 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.86%) Android
9 3 (0.86%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.29%) CentOS
10 1 (0.29%) Solaris
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (19.60%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (11.82%) MVC
4 34 (9.80%) ETL
5 33 (9.51%) CRM
6 26 (7.49%) Migration
7 25 (7.20%) ITIL
8 24 (6.92%) Data Analysis
8 24 (6.92%) SDLC
9 22 (6.34%) Data Architecture
10 21 (6.05%) Systems Analysis
10 21 (6.05%) Unit Testing
11 18 (5.19%) Software Testing
11 18 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (4.90%) Data Protection
13 16 (4.61%) Scrum
14 15 (4.32%) Data Modelling
14 15 (4.32%) OO
15 14 (4.03%) Data Migration
15 14 (4.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 98 (28.24%) JavaScript
2 91 (26.22%) C#
3 46 (13.26%) T-SQL
4 28 (8.07%) Java
5 27 (7.78%) PowerShell
6 19 (5.48%) ANSI SQL
6 19 (5.48%) Shell Script
7 17 (4.90%) PL/SQL
8 14 (4.03%) VB.NET
9 12 (3.46%) VB
10 11 (3.17%) C++
10 11 (3.17%) PHP
10 11 (3.17%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
11 7 (2.02%) VBA
11 7 (2.02%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 6 (1.73%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.73%) C
12 6 (1.73%) Ruby
13 5 (1.44%) Python
14 4 (1.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (8.36%) SC Cleared
1 29 (8.36%) Security Cleared
2 16 (4.61%) Degree
3 14 (4.03%) ISEB
4 11 (3.17%) Siebel Certification
5 9 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.73%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.58%) ACCA
7 2 (0.58%) CIMA
7 2 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.29%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.34%) QA
2 10 (2.88%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.73%) SLA
4 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.29%) GCP
5 1 (0.29%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (5.19%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.58%) NDS
4 2 (0.58%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 2 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.58%) vSphere
5 1 (0.29%) Docker
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.29%) pfSense
5 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.29%) zsh
Systems Management
1 11 (3.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (2.02%) NetBackup
2 7 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.73%) Nagios
4 4 (1.15%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (1.15%) OpenView
4 4 (1.15%) SCOM
4 4 (1.15%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.86%) Puppet
5 3 (0.86%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.58%) SCCM
7 1 (0.29%) OVSD
7 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.29%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 97 (27.95%) Microsoft
2 69 (19.88%) Oracle
3 26 (7.49%) Tableau
4 23 (6.63%) Siebel
5 19 (5.48%) Google
6 15 (4.32%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (3.46%) Informatica
7 12 (3.46%) SAP
8 9 (2.59%) Citrix
9 8 (2.31%) VMware
10 7 (2.02%) Alteryx
11 6 (1.73%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.44%) Sage
13 4 (1.15%) HP
13 4 (1.15%) IDERA
13 4 (1.15%) RedGate
14 3 (0.86%) IBM
14 3 (0.86%) Splunk
14 3 (0.86%) Teradata
15 2 (0.58%) InterSystems
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