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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 179 121 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 30.03% 24.01% 25.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.04% 50.63% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 152 96 79
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,450
% change year-on-year
- +1.39%

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
365 239 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 61.24% 47.42% 55.60%
Number of salaries quoted 303 181 202
Median salary £37,500 £39,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.45% +3.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 16 January 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 16 January 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 0 133 £36,500 -14.11% 18
St Helens +2 15 £32,000 -41.81%
Wirral - 15 £30,500 - 2
Birkenhead +1 9 £37,500 +3.44% 1
Bootle +7 1 £36,000 +10.76% 1
Southport -2 1 £32,500 +16.07%
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 144 (40.68%) SQL Server
2 98 (27.68%) JavaScript
3 97 (27.40%) .NET
3 97 (27.40%) Microsoft
4 91 (25.71%) C#
5 77 (21.75%) Oracle
6 69 (19.49%) Analytical Skills
7 66 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
8 63 (17.80%) Windows
9 61 (17.23%) ASP.NET
10 60 (16.95%) CSS
10 60 (16.95%) HTML
11 59 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 52 (14.69%) T-SQL
13 50 (14.12%) Finance
14 45 (12.71%) MS Excel
14 45 (12.71%) Unix
15 43 (12.15%) Linux
16 42 (11.86%) Visual Studio
16 42 (11.86%) MVC
17 41 (11.58%) Java
18 39 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 38 (10.73%) jQuery
20 37 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 36 (10.17%) PowerShell
22 35 (9.89%) ETL
23 34 (9.60%) Security Cleared
23 34 (9.60%) SC Cleared
24 33 (9.32%) XML
25 32 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC

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 15 (4.24%) IIS
2 12 (3.39%) CMS
2 12 (3.39%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.54%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.26%) Apache
4 8 (2.26%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.26%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (1.41%) Confluence
6 4 (1.13%) Drupal
6 4 (1.13%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.85%) JBoss
7 3 (0.85%) Mule
7 3 (0.85%) SAS
7 3 (0.85%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.85%) WordPress
8 2 (0.56%) GroupWise
8 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.56%) nginx
Applications
1 45 (12.71%) MS Excel
2 26 (7.34%) MS Office
3 3 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 14 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.85%) Magento
4 3 (0.85%) OpenCart
4 3 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.85%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.28%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.98%) SaaS
4 4 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.13%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.13%) Office 365
5 3 (0.85%) GitHub
6 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.56%) Force.com
6 2 (0.56%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.39%) HTTP
2 11 (3.11%) FTP
3 10 (2.82%) SAN
4 7 (1.98%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.41%) Internet
6 4 (1.13%) DNS
7 1 (0.28%) Firewall
7 1 (0.28%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.28%) LAN
7 1 (0.28%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.28%) Skype
7 1 (0.28%) VPN
7 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (40.68%) SQL Server
2 39 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (7.91%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (7.91%) Relational Database
5 27 (7.63%) MySQL
5 27 (7.63%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (4.24%) Oracle Database
7 14 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (3.67%) MongoDB
8 13 (3.67%) Siebel EIM
8 13 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (3.39%) Oracle ODI
10 11 (3.11%) NoSQL
10 11 (3.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 11 (3.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (3.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (2.54%) Informix
Development Applications
1 42 (11.86%) Visual Studio
2 20 (5.65%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.26%) JDeveloper
4 8 (2.26%) JIRA
4 8 (2.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (1.98%) Subversion
6 6 (1.69%) Ant
6 6 (1.69%) JUnit
6 6 (1.69%) NUnit
6 6 (1.69%) Selenium
7 5 (1.41%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.41%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.13%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.13%) PHPUnit
9 3 (0.85%) Bazaar
9 3 (0.85%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.85%) PhantomJS
10 2 (0.56%) ERwin
General
1 50 (14.12%) Finance
2 14 (3.95%) Banking
3 12 (3.39%) Law
3 12 (3.39%) Marketing
4 8 (2.26%) Advertising
4 8 (2.26%) Legal
5 7 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.13%) Retail
8 2 (0.56%) Billing
8 2 (0.56%) Games
9 1 (0.28%) Front Office
9 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 154 (43.50%) Developer
2 87 (24.58%) Analyst
3 58 (16.38%) .NET Developer
4 46 (12.99%) C# Developer
5 40 (11.30%) C# .NET Developer
6 35 (9.89%) SQL Analyst
7 30 (8.47%) DBA
8 28 (7.91%) SQL DBA
9 27 (7.63%) Data Analyst
9 27 (7.63%) SQL Developer
10 22 (6.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 21 (5.93%) Administrator
11 21 (5.93%) Junior
11 21 (5.93%) SQL Data Analyst
12 18 (5.08%) Junior Developer
12 18 (5.08%) Systems Analyst
13 17 (4.80%) Senior Developer
14 16 (4.52%) Java Developer
15 14 (3.95%) Applications Support
16 12 (3.39%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (27.40%) .NET
2 61 (17.23%) ASP.NET
3 60 (16.95%) CSS
3 60 (16.95%) HTML
4 38 (10.73%) jQuery
5 33 (9.32%) XML
6 32 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (8.19%) Web Services
8 24 (6.78%) .NET Framework
9 19 (5.37%) Ajax
10 18 (5.08%) AngularJS
10 18 (5.08%) Entity Framework
11 15 (4.24%) HTML5
12 14 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (3.95%) J2EE
12 14 (3.95%) LINQ
13 12 (3.39%) WPF
14 11 (3.11%) CSS3
14 11 (3.11%) JSON
14 11 (3.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 69 (19.49%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.21%) iPad
3 15 (4.24%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.95%) Statistics
5 13 (3.67%) Data Centre
5 13 (3.67%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.39%) User Experience
7 10 (2.82%) Private Cloud
8 9 (2.54%) Clustering
8 9 (2.54%) Replication
9 7 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.41%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.13%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.13%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.85%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (0.85%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.85%) NHS
12 3 (0.85%) Wiki
13 2 (0.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (17.80%) Windows
2 45 (12.71%) Unix
3 43 (12.15%) Linux
4 30 (8.47%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.98%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.69%) HPUX
7 6 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.13%) Android
8 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.56%) CentOS
11 1 (0.28%) Debian
11 1 (0.28%) Solaris
11 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (11.86%) MVC
4 35 (9.89%) ETL
5 30 (8.47%) CRM
6 28 (7.91%) Migration
7 26 (7.34%) SDLC
8 25 (7.06%) ITIL
8 25 (7.06%) Unit Testing
9 21 (5.93%) Scrum
9 21 (5.93%) Systems Analysis
10 20 (5.65%) Software Testing
10 20 (5.65%) Workflow
11 19 (5.37%) Data Analysis
12 18 (5.08%) OO
13 17 (4.80%) Data Migration
13 17 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (4.52%) Data Modelling
15 14 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (3.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 98 (27.68%) JavaScript
2 91 (25.71%) C#
3 52 (14.69%) T-SQL
4 41 (11.58%) Java
5 36 (10.17%) PowerShell
6 27 (7.63%) Shell Script
7 26 (7.34%) PL/SQL
8 15 (4.24%) PHP
9 12 (3.39%) ANSI SQL
10 11 (3.11%) Python
10 11 (3.11%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
10 11 (3.11%) VB.NET
11 9 (2.54%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.54%) C++
12 8 (2.26%) Perl
12 8 (2.26%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 7 (1.98%) C
14 6 (1.69%) VB
14 6 (1.69%) VBA
15 5 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (9.60%) SC Cleared
1 34 (9.60%) Security Cleared
2 15 (4.24%) ISEB
3 14 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (3.11%) Degree
4 11 (3.11%) Siebel Certification
5 6 (1.69%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.56%) ACCA
7 2 (0.56%) CIMA
8 1 (0.28%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.28%) MBA
8 1 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.78%) QA
2 9 (2.54%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.98%) SLA
4 3 (0.85%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (5.08%) Hyper-V
2 7 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.13%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.13%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.85%) XenApp
6 2 (0.56%) NDS
6 2 (0.56%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 2 (0.56%) Varnish
6 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.56%) vSphere
7 1 (0.28%) Docker
7 1 (0.28%) pfSense
7 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (3.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (2.82%) Nagios
3 7 (1.98%) NetBackup
3 7 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.98%) SCOM
4 6 (1.69%) SCOrch
5 5 (1.41%) SCCM
6 4 (1.13%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (1.13%) Puppet
7 3 (0.85%) EdgeSight
7 3 (0.85%) OpenView
7 3 (0.85%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.56%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.56%) Cacti
8 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.56%) Munin
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.28%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 97 (27.40%) Microsoft
2 77 (21.75%) Oracle
3 25 (7.06%) Siebel
4 16 (4.52%) Tableau
5 15 (4.24%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (3.95%) Informatica
7 12 (3.39%) Google
7 12 (3.39%) SAP
8 11 (3.11%) Citrix
9 7 (1.98%) VMware
10 6 (1.69%) Alteryx
10 6 (1.69%) HP
10 6 (1.69%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.41%) EPiServer
11 5 (1.41%) IBM
11 5 (1.41%) IDERA
12 4 (1.13%) Cognos
12 4 (1.13%) Teradata
13 3 (0.85%) Remedy
13 3 (0.85%) Zend
Liverpool, Merseyside
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bootle, Merseyside
Office for Nuclear Regulation
Salary: From £49,946 to £57,199 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Merseyside
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
set2recruit
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: life assurance, bonus scheme, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Seadrill Management
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mouchel Infrastructure Services
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Merseyside
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Liverpool, Lancashire, Cheshire,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Neg £30,000 - £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago