The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 92 85 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 13.92% 23.04% 17.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.11% 45.70% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 86 85 66
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £43,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
SQL
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
262 186 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 39.64% 50.41% 47.07%
Number of salaries quoted 246 180 185
Average salary £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SQL
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Northampton region.

SQL Salary Trend in Northampton

SQL
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Northampton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 77 (35.65%) SQL Server
2 76 (35.19%) .NET
3 57 (26.39%) Microsoft
4 56 (25.93%) Windows
5 55 (25.46%) Java
6 53 (24.54%) C#
7 49 (22.69%) MS Excel
8 46 (21.30%) HTML
9 45 (20.83%) Oracle
9 45 (20.83%) ASP.NET
10 39 (18.06%) Degree
11 37 (17.13%) JavaScript
12 34 (15.74%) Software Engineering
13 33 (15.28%) XML
14 30 (13.89%) T-SQL
14 30 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 29 (13.43%) Web Services
16 28 (12.96%) CSS
17 26 (12.04%) Computer Science
18 25 (11.57%) Finance
18 25 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
19 24 (11.11%) J2EE
19 24 (11.11%) E-Commerce
19 24 (11.11%) N-Tier
20 23 (10.65%) Linux
21 20 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
21 20 (9.26%) Oracle Database
22 19 (8.80%) .NET Framework
22 19 (8.80%) MS Office
22 19 (8.80%) Microsoft Certification

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 16 (7.41%) Apache
1 16 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 15 (6.94%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.09%) SAS
4 8 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.39%) OpenEdge
6 3 (1.39%) CMS
6 3 (1.39%) WordPress
6 3 (1.39%) Drupal
6 3 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.46%) IIS
7 1 (0.46%) Lync
7 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 49 (22.69%) MS Excel
2 19 (8.80%) MS Office
3 4 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.39%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.63%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.85%) Firewall
2 4 (1.85%) DNS
3 3 (1.39%) SSL
4 2 (0.93%) NetScaler
4 2 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.93%) SAN
4 2 (0.93%) DHCP
5 1 (0.46%) FTP
5 1 (0.46%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (35.65%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (9.26%) Oracle Database
4 18 (8.33%) MySQL
4 18 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (5.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (4.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (4.63%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.63%) Data Mining
8 9 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.78%) Base SAS
9 6 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 5 (2.31%) MS Access
11 4 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.85%) DTS
11 4 (1.85%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.93%) Pentaho
12 2 (0.93%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.85%) MSTest
3 4 (1.85%) NUnit
4 2 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.46%) ProC
5 1 (0.46%) Ant
5 1 (0.46%) JUnit
5 1 (0.46%) Maven
5 1 (0.46%) Subversion
5 1 (0.46%) Firebug
5 1 (0.46%) Fiddler
General
1 25 (11.57%) Finance
2 14 (6.48%) Banking
3 13 (6.02%) Marketing
4 9 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.46%) Legal
5 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.46%) German Language
Job Titles
1 96 (44.44%) Developer
2 93 (43.06%) Analyst
3 48 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 28 (12.96%) Applications Support
5 25 (11.57%) Java Developer
6 21 (9.72%) Applications Support Analyst
7 20 (9.26%) .NET Developer
8 17 (7.87%) SQL Developer
9 15 (6.94%) Developer Analyst
10 14 (6.48%) Software Support Analyst
10 14 (6.48%) 2nd Line Support
11 13 (6.02%) Business Analyst
11 13 (6.02%) Support Engineer
11 13 (6.02%) J2EE Developer
11 13 (6.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 12 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
12 12 (5.56%) C# Developer
12 12 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (35.19%) .NET
2 46 (21.30%) HTML
3 45 (20.83%) ASP.NET
4 33 (15.28%) XML
5 29 (13.43%) Web Services
6 28 (12.96%) CSS
7 24 (11.11%) J2EE
8 19 (8.80%) .NET Framework
9 15 (6.94%) Spring
10 13 (6.02%) Struts
10 13 (6.02%) Hibernate
11 12 (5.56%) JSP
12 11 (5.09%) Servlets
12 11 (5.09%) EJB
12 11 (5.09%) XHTML
13 10 (4.63%) WCF
14 9 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (3.70%) jQuery
15 8 (3.70%) WPF
16 6 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.04%) Computer Science
2 24 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 20 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.09%) Blog
5 5 (2.31%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.85%) Open Source
7 3 (1.39%) Replication
8 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 56 (25.93%) Windows
2 23 (10.65%) Linux
3 18 (8.33%) UNIX
4 13 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.39%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.39%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.46%) Android
8 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (15.74%) Software Engineering
2 25 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 18 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 16 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (7.41%) OO
6 15 (6.94%) Web Development
7 14 (6.48%) TDD
7 14 (6.48%) Data Modelling
8 13 (6.02%) UML
8 13 (6.02%) ITIL
9 12 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (5.56%) SOA
10 11 (5.09%) OOD
10 11 (5.09%) MVC
10 11 (5.09%) Test Scripting
11 10 (4.63%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (4.17%) Unit Testing
13 8 (3.70%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (25.46%) Java
2 53 (24.54%) C#
3 37 (17.13%) JavaScript
4 30 (13.89%) T-SQL
5 11 (5.09%) VB.NET
6 10 (4.63%) VB
6 10 (4.63%) PHP
6 10 (4.63%) C++
7 8 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.39%) C
8 3 (1.39%) ActionScript
9 2 (0.93%) VBA
9 2 (0.93%) VBScript
10 1 (0.46%) RPG
10 1 (0.46%) Perl
10 1 (0.46%) Ruby
10 1 (0.46%) Groovy
10 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.46%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 39 (18.06%) Degree
2 19 (8.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (6.94%) ISEB
4 13 (6.02%) Sun Certification
4 13 (6.02%) OCPJP
4 13 (6.02%) OCMJD
5 11 (5.09%) PhD
6 10 (4.63%) Security Cleared
6 10 (4.63%) MCP
7 9 (4.17%) MCAD
8 5 (2.31%) MCSE
9 4 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.39%) MCSA
11 2 (0.93%) MCITP
11 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.93%) MCTS
11 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.46%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.78%) SLA
2 2 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.24%) Hyper-V
2 6 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.39%) vSphere
4 2 (0.93%) HDFS
4 2 (0.93%) XenApp
4 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (2.31%) Control-M
2 4 (1.85%) SCOM
3 3 (1.39%) WSUS
4 2 (0.93%) SCCM
5 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (26.39%) Microsoft
2 45 (20.83%) Oracle
3 15 (6.94%) Remedy
4 13 (6.02%) Sun
5 7 (3.24%) VMware
6 6 (2.78%) Tableau
7 5 (2.31%) Teradata
8 4 (1.85%) Twitter
8 4 (1.85%) BMC
8 4 (1.85%) CODA
8 4 (1.85%) HP
8 4 (1.85%) Cisco
9 3 (1.39%) Dell
9 3 (1.39%) Citrix
9 3 (1.39%) Zend
10 2 (0.93%) Talend
10 2 (0.93%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.93%) Cognos
11 1 (0.46%) Adobe
11 1 (0.46%) NetApp
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