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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 141 137 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 21.83% 21.37% 25.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.96% 42.02% 46.79%
Number of salaries quoted 122 130 95
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
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
288 326 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 44.58% 50.86% 55.05%
Number of salaries quoted 261 299 202
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Northampton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 101 (39.30%) SQL Server
2 91 (35.41%) .NET
3 83 (32.30%) C#
4 82 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (31.52%) Microsoft
6 69 (26.85%) Finance
7 63 (24.51%) Java
8 62 (24.12%) Windows
9 57 (22.18%) MS Excel
9 57 (22.18%) Software Engineering
10 50 (19.46%) ASP.NET
11 49 (19.07%) JavaScript
11 49 (19.07%) T-SQL
11 49 (19.07%) HTML
11 49 (19.07%) Mentoring
12 48 (18.68%) Degree
13 46 (17.90%) CSS
14 45 (17.51%) VB.NET
15 44 (17.12%) MVC
16 43 (16.73%) Scrum
16 43 (16.73%) Web Services
17 42 (16.34%) UNIX
18 38 (14.79%) Retail
19 35 (13.62%) TDD
20 32 (12.45%) JSON
21 31 (12.06%) Data Warehouse
22 28 (10.89%) QA
23 26 (10.12%) Team Foundation Server
24 25 (9.73%) Microsoft Azure
24 25 (9.73%) .NET Framework

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 22 (8.56%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.61%) SAS
3 12 (4.67%) IIS
4 4 (1.56%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.39%) DNN
6 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.39%) CMS
6 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.39%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.39%) Apache
Applications
1 57 (22.18%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.89%) MS Office
3 2 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.17%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.39%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.17%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.17%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.11%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.56%) LDAP
2 4 (1.56%) DHCP
2 4 (1.56%) LAN
2 4 (1.56%) WAN
2 4 (1.56%) Internet
3 2 (0.78%) SAN
4 1 (0.39%) Network Security
4 1 (0.39%) SSL
4 1 (0.39%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (39.30%) SQL Server
2 31 (12.06%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (8.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (6.61%) Hadoop
5 12 (4.67%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.67%) Apache Hive
5 12 (4.67%) Big Data
6 11 (4.28%) MongoDB
7 10 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.95%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.95%) OLAP
10 4 (1.56%) MySQL
10 4 (1.56%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 2 (0.78%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.78%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 26 (10.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (9.34%) Git (software)
2 24 (9.34%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.89%) Selenium
4 9 (3.50%) Mercurial
5 8 (3.11%) CruiseControl
6 7 (2.72%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.72%) Eclipse
7 6 (2.33%) JUnit
8 4 (1.56%) Bugzilla
8 4 (1.56%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.17%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.78%) Subversion
10 2 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (0.39%) AccuRev
11 1 (0.39%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.39%) NUnit
11 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 69 (26.85%) Finance
2 38 (14.79%) Retail
3 20 (7.78%) Banking
4 12 (4.67%) Law
5 6 (2.33%) Legal
6 5 (1.95%) Marketing
6 5 (1.95%) Electronics
7 3 (1.17%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (38.13%) Developer
2 57 (22.18%) Analyst
3 35 (13.62%) Applications Support
4 33 (12.84%) Software Engineer
5 26 (10.12%) Support Analyst
6 23 (8.95%) .NET Developer
7 21 (8.17%) Senior Developer
8 18 (7.00%) C# Developer
8 18 (7.00%) Applications Support Analyst
9 17 (6.61%) Software Developer
10 16 (6.23%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (5.06%) Java Developer
11 13 (5.06%) Tester
12 11 (4.28%) Junior
13 10 (3.89%) Junior Developer
14 9 (3.50%) .NET Software Engineer
15 8 (3.11%) DBA
15 8 (3.11%) Applications Developer
15 8 (3.11%) 2nd Line Support
15 8 (3.11%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (35.41%) .NET
2 50 (19.46%) ASP.NET
3 49 (19.07%) HTML
4 46 (17.90%) CSS
5 43 (16.73%) Web Services
6 32 (12.45%) JSON
7 25 (9.73%) .NET Framework
8 19 (7.39%) WinForms
8 19 (7.39%) J2EE
8 19 (7.39%) HTML5
9 18 (7.00%) Java EE
9 18 (7.00%) XML
10 17 (6.61%) Spring
10 17 (6.61%) jQuery
11 16 (6.23%) CSS3
12 15 (5.84%) Spring MVC
13 14 (5.45%) Entity Framework
14 12 (4.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (4.67%) JPA
15 9 (3.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.34%) Computer Science
2 21 (8.17%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.89%) Visualisation
4 10 (3.89%) Data Integration
5 8 (3.11%) Clustering
5 8 (3.11%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.95%) Physics
6 5 (1.95%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.56%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.17%) Blog
8 3 (1.17%) Kindle
8 3 (1.17%) EPoS
9 2 (0.78%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.39%) Open Source
10 1 (0.39%) User Experience
10 1 (0.39%) Replication
10 1 (0.39%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 62 (24.12%) Windows
2 42 (16.34%) UNIX
3 22 (8.56%) Windows 7
4 20 (7.78%) Linux
5 15 (5.84%) Windows 8
5 15 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (3.89%) Android
7 7 (2.72%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.17%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (22.18%) Software Engineering
3 49 (19.07%) Mentoring
4 44 (17.12%) MVC
5 43 (16.73%) Scrum
6 35 (13.62%) TDD
7 23 (8.95%) BDD
7 23 (8.95%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (7.78%) ETL
8 20 (7.78%) OOP
9 19 (7.39%) OO
9 19 (7.39%) E-Commerce
9 19 (7.39%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (7.00%) Unit Testing
10 18 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (6.61%) Data Modelling
12 15 (5.84%) Software Testing
13 14 (5.45%) Analytics
13 14 (5.45%) Coaching
13 14 (5.45%) Procedural Programming
Programming Languages
1 83 (32.30%) C#
2 63 (24.51%) Java
3 49 (19.07%) JavaScript
3 49 (19.07%) T-SQL
4 45 (17.51%) VB.NET
5 9 (3.50%) C++
6 8 (3.11%) COBOL
7 5 (1.95%) Python
8 2 (0.78%) VBA
8 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.39%) VB6
9 1 (0.39%) Delphi
9 1 (0.39%) VB
9 1 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (18.68%) Degree
2 8 (3.11%) ISEB
2 8 (3.11%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (1.95%) PhD
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.39%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.39%) OCMJD
5 1 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.39%) MCP
5 1 (0.39%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.89%) QA
2 7 (2.72%) SLA
3 6 (2.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.95%) HDFS
3 4 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.78%) SCCM
2 2 (0.78%) SCOM
3 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 81 (31.52%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.95%) Oracle
3 15 (5.84%) Teradata
4 11 (4.28%) Sybase
5 7 (2.72%) IBM
5 7 (2.72%) Cognos
6 6 (2.33%) SAP
6 6 (2.33%) Google
6 6 (2.33%) hybris
7 4 (1.56%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.17%) Tableau
8 3 (1.17%) VMware
8 3 (1.17%) Omniture
9 2 (0.78%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.39%) RedPrairie
10 1 (0.39%) Telerik
10 1 (0.39%) MKS
10 1 (0.39%) Coremetrics
10 1 (0.39%) Citrix
10 1 (0.39%) HP
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
IBS Consulting
Salary: £0 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Northampton
IBS Consulting
Salary: £0 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Northampton
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 23 days ago
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago