The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 109 83 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 16.52% 24.27% 19.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.07% 43.23% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 105 83 77
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +2.77%
Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
294 192 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 44.55% 56.14% 48.33%
Number of salaries quoted 286 184 196
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Northamptonshire

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 1 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Northampton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 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 97 (39.59%) .NET
2 86 (35.10%) SQL Server
3 65 (26.53%) C#
4 62 (25.31%) Microsoft
5 60 (24.49%) Java
6 59 (24.08%) Windows
7 56 (22.86%) ASP.NET
8 54 (22.04%) MS Excel
9 46 (18.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 45 (18.37%) HTML
11 44 (17.96%) Oracle
12 41 (16.73%) T-SQL
13 37 (15.10%) Software Engineering
14 36 (14.69%) JavaScript
15 35 (14.29%) Degree
16 33 (13.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 32 (13.06%) Business Intelligence
18 30 (12.24%) XML
18 30 (12.24%) .NET Framework
19 28 (11.43%) Computer Science
19 28 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
19 28 (11.43%) SharePoint
19 28 (11.43%) J2EE
20 25 (10.20%) Finance
20 25 (10.20%) VB.NET
20 25 (10.20%) CSS
20 25 (10.20%) E-Commerce
21 23 (9.39%) Web Services
21 23 (9.39%) N-Tier
21 23 (9.39%) Microsoft Certification

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 28 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.71%) Apache
2 14 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.31%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (4.08%) SAS
5 8 (3.27%) IIS
5 8 (3.27%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (2.45%) MS Exchange
7 5 (2.04%) Drupal
7 5 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.04%) WordPress
7 5 (2.04%) CMS
8 3 (1.22%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.41%) Lync
10 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 54 (22.04%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.35%) MS Office
3 5 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.22%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.04%) Magento
2 2 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.04%) DNS
3 4 (1.63%) Firewall
3 4 (1.63%) SSL
3 4 (1.63%) SAN
4 3 (1.22%) DHCP
5 2 (0.82%) Internet
5 2 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.82%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.41%) Network Security
6 1 (0.41%) WAN
6 1 (0.41%) FTP
6 1 (0.41%) VPN
6 1 (0.41%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (35.10%) SQL Server
2 46 (18.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (13.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (8.57%) Oracle Database
5 18 (7.35%) MySQL
6 15 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (4.49%) Relational Database
10 8 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (2.86%) Data Mining
12 6 (2.45%) Base SAS
13 5 (2.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 5 (2.04%) MS Access
13 5 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (1.63%) DTS
14 4 (1.63%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (4.49%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.63%) Selenium
3 4 (1.63%) FitNesse
4 3 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.41%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.41%) MSTest
6 1 (0.41%) ProC
6 1 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.41%) JUnit
6 1 (0.41%) NUnit
6 1 (0.41%) CruiseControl
General
1 25 (10.20%) Finance
2 11 (4.49%) Banking
3 10 (4.08%) Marketing
4 9 (3.67%) Retail
5 2 (0.82%) German Language
6 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.41%) Legal
6 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 119 (48.57%) Developer
2 91 (37.14%) Analyst
3 50 (20.41%) Support Analyst
4 30 (12.24%) Applications Support
5 26 (10.61%) Java Developer
6 23 (9.39%) Applications Support Analyst
7 22 (8.98%) .NET Developer
8 21 (8.57%) SQL Developer
9 14 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
9 14 (5.71%) Graduate
10 13 (5.31%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (5.31%) C# Developer
10 13 (5.31%) Developer Analyst
11 12 (4.90%) SharePoint Developer
11 12 (4.90%) Software Support Analyst
11 12 (4.90%) J2EE Developer
11 12 (4.90%) Technical Analyst
11 12 (4.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (4.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 11 (4.49%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (39.59%) .NET
2 56 (22.86%) ASP.NET
3 45 (18.37%) HTML
4 30 (12.24%) XML
4 30 (12.24%) .NET Framework
5 28 (11.43%) J2EE
6 25 (10.20%) CSS
7 23 (9.39%) Web Services
8 15 (6.12%) Spring
9 13 (5.31%) EJB
9 13 (5.31%) JSP
9 13 (5.31%) Servlets
10 12 (4.90%) Hibernate
10 12 (4.90%) Struts
10 12 (4.90%) XHTML
11 10 (4.08%) WCF
12 9 (3.67%) WPF
13 8 (3.27%) Classic ASP
14 7 (2.86%) jQuery
14 7 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 23 (9.39%) N-Tier
2 23 (9.39%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.27%) Blog
4 6 (2.45%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.63%) Replication
5 4 (1.63%) Open Source
6 3 (1.22%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 59 (24.08%) Windows
2 21 (8.57%) Linux
3 20 (8.16%) UNIX
4 9 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.22%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.22%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.10%) Software Engineering
2 32 (13.06%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (10.20%) E-Commerce
5 21 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (8.57%) TDD
6 18 (7.35%) OO
7 17 (6.94%) ITIL
7 17 (6.94%) Data Modelling
8 16 (6.53%) Web Development
9 15 (6.12%) UML
10 14 (5.71%) Business Analysis
11 13 (5.31%) Unit Testing
12 12 (4.90%) OOD
12 12 (4.90%) Test Scripting
13 11 (4.49%) Change Management
14 10 (4.08%) Project Management
14 10 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
15 9 (3.67%) Technical Architecture
15 9 (3.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 65 (26.53%) C#
2 60 (24.49%) Java
3 41 (16.73%) T-SQL
4 36 (14.69%) JavaScript
5 25 (10.20%) VB.NET
6 16 (6.53%) VB
7 11 (4.49%) PHP
8 10 (4.08%) VBA
9 9 (3.67%) VB6
10 7 (2.86%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.86%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.86%) C++
11 5 (2.04%) ActionScript
12 3 (1.22%) C
13 2 (0.82%) VBScript
14 1 (0.41%) Groovy
14 1 (0.41%) RPG IV
14 1 (0.41%) RPG
14 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (14.29%) Degree
2 23 (9.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.53%) ISEB
4 13 (5.31%) PhD
4 13 (5.31%) MCP
5 12 (4.90%) OCPJP
5 12 (4.90%) OCMJD
5 12 (4.90%) Sun Certification
5 12 (4.90%) MCAD
5 12 (4.90%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.04%) MCSE
8 4 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.22%) MCSA
10 2 (0.82%) HND
10 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.82%) MCTS
10 2 (0.82%) MCITP
11 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.82%) XenApp
5 2 (0.82%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.82%) vSphere
5 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.82%) HDFS
6 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (2.04%) Control-M
2 4 (1.63%) SCOM
3 3 (1.22%) WSUS
4 2 (0.82%) SCCM
4 2 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 62 (25.31%) Microsoft
2 44 (17.96%) Oracle
3 13 (5.31%) Remedy
4 12 (4.90%) Sun
5 11 (4.49%) SAP
6 9 (3.67%) VMware
7 5 (2.04%) Zend
7 5 (2.04%) Tableau
8 4 (1.63%) Teradata
8 4 (1.63%) Cisco
8 4 (1.63%) CODA
8 4 (1.63%) Twitter
9 3 (1.22%) hybris
9 3 (1.22%) HP
9 3 (1.22%) Dell
10 2 (0.82%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.82%) BMC
10 2 (0.82%) Citrix
10 2 (0.82%) Symantec
10 2 (0.82%) Talend
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 13 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £21000 to £24000 per annum - excellent benefits including healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days etc
Posted: 19 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens + Superb working Enviroment +
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago