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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 83 103 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.85% 20.89% 22.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.37% 41.04% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 62 86 139
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £46,000
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
179 251 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 44.97% 50.91% 56.92%
Number of salaries quoted 135 203 349
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,350 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

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 29 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 29 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 +1 74 £37,500 +4.16% 21
Birkenhead +4 3 £29,000 -18.30% 2
Southport +1 2 £43,500 +8.75%
Wirral +4 1 £38,100 +69.33% 1
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 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 95 (40.77%) SQL Server
2 72 (30.90%) Microsoft
3 71 (30.47%) Finance
4 61 (26.18%) Windows
5 57 (24.46%) C#
6 56 (24.03%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (21.89%) .NET
8 50 (21.46%) MS Excel
9 48 (20.60%) T-SQL
10 47 (20.17%) Project Management
11 39 (16.74%) HTML
11 39 (16.74%) ITIL
11 39 (16.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 39 (16.74%) Windows Server
12 38 (16.31%) SQL Server 2008
13 36 (15.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 34 (14.59%) Business Intelligence
15 33 (14.16%) HP
16 31 (13.30%) CSS
16 31 (13.30%) Banking
17 30 (12.88%) JavaScript
17 30 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
17 30 (12.88%) JIRA
18 29 (12.45%) SQL Server 2012
19 28 (12.02%) Oracle
19 28 (12.02%) IIS
19 28 (12.02%) Degree
20 27 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
21 26 (11.16%) PowerShell
22 25 (10.73%) 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 28 (12.02%) IIS
2 20 (8.58%) Confluence
3 12 (5.15%) CMS
3 12 (5.15%) MS Exchange
4 11 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (4.29%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.00%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (2.58%) Apache
8 5 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (2.15%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.72%) EPiServer CMS
9 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.29%) JBoss
10 3 (1.29%) Node.js
10 3 (1.29%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.86%) K2 blackpearl
11 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 50 (21.46%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.44%) MS Office
3 6 (2.58%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.86%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.86%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.87%) IaaS
1 16 (6.87%) PaaS
2 14 (6.01%) Office 365
3 12 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.29%) SaaS
6 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.01%) SAN
2 8 (3.43%) Firewall
3 6 (2.58%) VPN
4 5 (2.15%) Internet
4 5 (2.15%) MPLS
5 3 (1.29%) SMS
6 2 (0.86%) DHCP
6 2 (0.86%) DNS
6 2 (0.86%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.86%) Intranet
6 2 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.86%) LAN
6 2 (0.86%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.86%) WAN
6 2 (0.86%) Wireless
7 1 (0.43%) FTP
7 1 (0.43%) SSL
7 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (40.77%) SQL Server
2 39 (16.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (16.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (15.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (12.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (9.44%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (9.01%) MySQL
7 21 (9.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (8.58%) Relational Database
9 16 (6.87%) SQL Server 2014
10 15 (6.44%) MS Access
11 13 (5.58%) Oracle ODI
12 8 (3.43%) MongoDB
12 8 (3.43%) Oracle Database
13 7 (3.00%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (2.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 5 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (2.15%) Power BI
16 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (12.88%) JIRA
2 14 (6.01%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.86%) Subversion
4 9 (3.86%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.43%) Selenium
6 6 (2.58%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (2.15%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.15%) JMeter
7 5 (2.15%) Mercurial
7 5 (2.15%) SoapUI
7 5 (2.15%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.72%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.29%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.29%) Bugzilla
9 3 (1.29%) Grunt
9 3 (1.29%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.29%) MSTest
9 3 (1.29%) NUnit
9 3 (1.29%) Selenium IDE
General
1 71 (30.47%) Finance
2 31 (13.30%) Banking
3 10 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.86%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.43%) Law
6 7 (3.00%) Games
6 7 (3.00%) Marketing
7 5 (2.15%) Legal
8 2 (0.86%) Back Office
8 2 (0.86%) Retail
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Billing
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 103 (44.21%) Developer
2 47 (20.17%) Analyst
3 30 (12.88%) .NET Developer
4 29 (12.45%) SQL Developer
5 25 (10.73%) C# Developer
6 21 (9.01%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (7.30%) Team Leader
8 15 (6.44%) Applications Support
9 14 (6.01%) DBA
9 14 (6.01%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (6.01%) SQL DBA
10 13 (5.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 13 (5.58%) SQL Analyst
11 12 (5.15%) Infrastructure Team Leader
11 12 (5.15%) Support Analyst
11 12 (5.15%) Tester
12 11 (4.72%) Test Analyst
13 9 (3.86%) Applications Support Analyst
13 9 (3.86%) Senior Support Analyst
13 9 (3.86%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (21.89%) .NET
2 39 (16.74%) HTML
3 31 (13.30%) CSS
4 24 (10.30%) Web Services
5 19 (8.15%) HTML5
6 16 (6.87%) ASP.NET
7 15 (6.44%) jQuery
8 12 (5.15%) .NET Framework
9 9 (3.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (3.86%) WCF
10 8 (3.43%) JSON
10 8 (3.43%) XML
11 7 (3.00%) AngularJS
11 7 (3.00%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (3.00%) REST
11 7 (3.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (2.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (2.58%) RESTful
12 6 (2.58%) ServiceStack
12 6 (2.58%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.73%) Data Centre
2 20 (8.58%) Wiki
3 19 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (7.73%) Replication
5 14 (6.01%) Management Information System
6 11 (4.72%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.43%) Clustering
7 8 (3.43%) Mobile App
8 7 (3.00%) Credit Risk
9 5 (2.15%) iPad
9 5 (2.15%) SWIFT
9 5 (2.15%) User Experience
10 4 (1.72%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.72%) iPhone
10 4 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.29%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.29%) e-Learning
11 3 (1.29%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 61 (26.18%) Windows
2 39 (16.74%) Windows Server
3 24 (10.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (8.58%) Linux
5 17 (7.30%) Unix
6 14 (6.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.15%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.72%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.29%) Android
10 2 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.43%) CentOS
11 1 (0.43%) Debian
11 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.03%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (20.17%) Project Management
3 39 (16.74%) ITIL
4 34 (14.59%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (10.30%) MVC
7 22 (9.44%) Infrastructure Management
8 20 (8.58%) Converged Infrastructure
8 20 (8.58%) ITIL V3
9 18 (7.73%) OO
10 17 (7.30%) ETL
11 16 (6.87%) Time Management
12 15 (6.44%) Mentoring
13 14 (6.01%) Software Engineering
13 14 (6.01%) TOGAF
13 14 (6.01%) Workflow
14 13 (5.58%) Change Management
14 13 (5.58%) Unit Testing
15 12 (5.15%) Data Analysis
16 11 (4.72%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (24.46%) C#
2 48 (20.60%) T-SQL
3 30 (12.88%) JavaScript
4 26 (11.16%) PowerShell
5 17 (7.30%) Java
5 17 (7.30%) PHP
6 16 (6.87%) VB.NET
7 14 (6.01%) VB
8 13 (5.58%) VB6
9 10 (4.29%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.15%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.15%) VBA
11 4 (1.72%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.72%) Python
11 4 (1.72%) XPath
12 3 (1.29%) C++
13 2 (0.86%) C
13 2 (0.86%) Perl
13 2 (0.86%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (12.02%) Degree
3 18 (7.73%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (3.86%) MCSE
5 8 (3.43%) ISEB
5 8 (3.43%) ISTQB
5 8 (3.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.58%) MCITP
7 4 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.72%) MCDST
8 3 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.86%) CCDP
9 2 (0.86%) CCNA
9 2 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.86%) MCP
10 1 (0.43%) ACCA
10 1 (0.43%) CIMA
10 1 (0.43%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.01%) QA
2 13 (5.58%) SLA
3 4 (1.72%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (8.58%) Microsoft App-V
1 20 (8.58%) XenApp
2 17 (7.30%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.58%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.86%) Firmware
5 2 (0.86%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.43%) Squid
6 1 (0.43%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 21 (9.01%) Nagios
2 20 (8.58%) EdgeSight
2 20 (8.58%) SCOM
2 20 (8.58%) SCOrch
3 11 (4.72%) SCCM
4 5 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.43%) Cacti
6 1 (0.43%) Munin
6 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.43%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 72 (30.90%) Microsoft
2 33 (14.16%) HP
3 28 (12.02%) Oracle
4 25 (10.73%) Citrix
5 11 (4.72%) Avaya
6 10 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (4.29%) VMware
7 9 (3.86%) Remedy
8 7 (3.00%) Cognos
8 7 (3.00%) EPiServer
9 6 (2.58%) Cisco
9 6 (2.58%) Dell
9 6 (2.58%) SonicWALL
9 6 (2.58%) Sophos
10 5 (2.15%) Bloomberg
10 5 (2.15%) Reuters
11 4 (1.72%) IBM
11 4 (1.72%) Intel Security
11 4 (1.72%) Symantec
12 3 (1.29%) Telerik
Liverpool, Merseyside
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Merseyside
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Market Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Wirral
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Connect Internet Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £60000 per annum + home working
Posted: 27 days ago
Liverpool
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 25 days ago