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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 114 99 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.96% 20.54% 18.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.54% 45.62% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 104 94 79
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £22,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £39,450 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.20% +1.35%
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
268 217 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 46.94% 45.02% 53.74%
Number of salaries quoted 253 195 226
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,850 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Northampton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 106 (44.73%) SQL Server
2 105 (44.30%) .NET
3 81 (34.18%) Microsoft
4 78 (32.91%) C#
5 66 (27.85%) HTML
5 66 (27.85%) Windows
6 65 (27.43%) ASP.NET
7 60 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (24.47%) CSS
9 55 (23.21%) MS Excel
10 50 (21.10%) Finance
11 49 (20.68%) Degree
11 49 (20.68%) JavaScript
12 48 (20.25%) Java
13 46 (19.41%) VB.NET
13 46 (19.41%) Mentoring
14 43 (18.14%) T-SQL
15 34 (14.35%) XML
16 31 (13.08%) MVC
16 31 (13.08%) Team Foundation Server
17 27 (11.39%) WinForms
17 27 (11.39%) JSON
17 27 (11.39%) .NET Framework
18 26 (10.97%) Software Engineering
18 26 (10.97%) HTML5
19 25 (10.55%) CSS3
19 25 (10.55%) jQuery
20 24 (10.13%) Oracle
20 24 (10.13%) Web Services
21 23 (9.70%) Validation

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 14 (5.91%) SAS
2 12 (5.06%) Apache
3 10 (4.22%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.80%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.95%) IIS
6 6 (2.53%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.69%) CMS
8 2 (0.84%) WordPress
9 1 (0.42%) Lync
9 1 (0.42%) JBoss
Applications
1 55 (23.21%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.80%) MS Office
3 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.84%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.84%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (0.84%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.27%) SAN
3 2 (0.84%) Internet
4 1 (0.42%) Network Security
4 1 (0.42%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (44.73%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (5.49%) Hadoop
5 12 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (4.64%) Big Data
6 11 (4.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (4.22%) MySQL
8 8 (3.38%) Data Mining
9 5 (2.11%) DTS
9 5 (2.11%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.27%) SAP Data Services
12 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.84%) QlikView
12 2 (0.84%) Pentaho
12 2 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (13.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (9.28%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.95%) CruiseControl
4 6 (2.53%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.53%) Firebug
4 6 (2.53%) Fiddler
5 4 (1.69%) Selenium
5 4 (1.69%) NUnit
5 4 (1.69%) Subversion
5 4 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (1.27%) MSTest
7 2 (0.84%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.84%) Maven
7 2 (0.84%) JUnit
7 2 (0.84%) FitNesse
7 2 (0.84%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.42%) Ant
8 1 (0.42%) ReSharper
General
1 50 (21.10%) Finance
2 18 (7.59%) Retail
3 17 (7.17%) Banking
4 10 (4.22%) Marketing
5 7 (2.95%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.69%) Law
7 3 (1.27%) Legal
8 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 110 (46.41%) Developer
2 76 (32.07%) Analyst
3 37 (15.61%) Support Analyst
4 32 (13.50%) C# Developer
5 29 (12.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (11.39%) Applications Support
7 24 (10.13%) Senior Developer
8 21 (8.86%) Applications Support Analyst
9 20 (8.44%) .NET Developer
10 16 (6.75%) SQL DBA
10 16 (6.75%) DBA
11 15 (6.33%) Test Analyst
11 15 (6.33%) Software Developer
12 14 (5.91%) Software Engineer
13 13 (5.49%) Java Developer
14 12 (5.06%) SQL Developer
15 11 (4.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 10 (4.22%) Senior C# Developer
16 10 (4.22%) Developer Analyst
16 10 (4.22%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (44.30%) .NET
2 66 (27.85%) HTML
3 65 (27.43%) ASP.NET
4 58 (24.47%) CSS
5 34 (14.35%) XML
6 27 (11.39%) WinForms
6 27 (11.39%) .NET Framework
6 27 (11.39%) JSON
7 26 (10.97%) HTML5
8 25 (10.55%) jQuery
8 25 (10.55%) CSS3
9 24 (10.13%) Web Services
10 15 (6.33%) Spring
10 15 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (5.49%) J2EE
12 11 (4.64%) WCF
13 9 (3.80%) Velocity
13 9 (3.80%) Struts
13 9 (3.80%) Hibernate
13 9 (3.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.86%) N-Tier
2 18 (7.59%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.80%) Blog
6 5 (2.11%) EPoS
7 4 (1.69%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.27%) User Experience
8 3 (1.27%) Clustering
8 3 (1.27%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.42%) Kindle
10 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.42%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 66 (27.85%) Windows
2 15 (6.33%) Linux
2 15 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (5.91%) UNIX
4 8 (3.38%) Windows 7
4 8 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.53%) Android
5 6 (2.53%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.84%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (19.41%) Mentoring
3 31 (13.08%) MVC
4 26 (10.97%) Software Engineering
5 23 (9.70%) Validation
6 20 (8.44%) TDD
6 20 (8.44%) Coaching
7 18 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (7.59%) E-Commerce
7 18 (7.59%) Business Analysis
8 17 (7.17%) Data Validation
9 16 (6.75%) OO
10 15 (6.33%) ITIL
10 15 (6.33%) Data Modelling
11 13 (5.49%) ETL
12 12 (5.06%) OOD
12 12 (5.06%) Web Development
13 11 (4.64%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (4.64%) OOP
14 10 (4.22%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 78 (32.91%) C#
2 49 (20.68%) JavaScript
3 48 (20.25%) Java
4 46 (19.41%) VB.NET
5 43 (18.14%) T-SQL
6 12 (5.06%) C++
7 8 (3.38%) VB
8 4 (1.69%) PHP
8 4 (1.69%) ABAP
9 3 (1.27%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.84%) Ruby
11 1 (0.42%) Groovy
11 1 (0.42%) VBA
11 1 (0.42%) Delphi
11 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (20.68%) Degree
2 12 (5.06%) ISEB
3 9 (3.80%) Sun Certification
3 9 (3.80%) OCPJP
3 9 (3.80%) OCMJD
4 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.42%) MCP
6 1 (0.42%) MCSE
6 1 (0.42%) MCSA
6 1 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.33%) QA
2 6 (2.53%) SLA
3 5 (2.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (4.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.53%) HDFS
3 4 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.84%) vSphere
5 2 (0.84%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.42%) WSUS
2 1 (0.42%) SCOM
Vendors
1 81 (34.18%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.13%) Oracle
3 12 (5.06%) Teradata
4 9 (3.80%) IBM
4 9 (3.80%) Sun
5 7 (2.95%) VMware
6 6 (2.53%) hybris
6 6 (2.53%) Cognos
7 5 (2.11%) SAP
8 4 (1.69%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.69%) Cisco
8 4 (1.69%) NetApp
8 4 (1.69%) Remedy
9 3 (1.27%) BMC
9 3 (1.27%) Google
9 3 (1.27%) HP
10 2 (0.84%) Dell
10 2 (0.84%) Citrix
10 2 (0.84%) Omniture
10 2 (0.84%) Tableau
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