The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 9 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing SQL 11 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 19.30% 26.15% 10.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.40% 34.69% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 6
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +70.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £27,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £45,000 £40,875
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
Worcestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 49 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 82.46% 75.38% 56.92%
Number of salaries quoted 39 44 36
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

SQL
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

SQL Salary Trend in Redditch

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
3 16 (50.00%) jQuery
4 15 (46.88%) PHP
4 15 (46.88%) HTML
4 15 (46.88%) CSS
5 14 (43.75%) MySQL
5 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
6 13 (40.63%) PHP5
6 13 (40.63%) HTML5
6 13 (40.63%) CSS3
6 13 (40.63%) W3C
6 13 (40.63%) Retail
7 11 (34.38%) Web Accessibility
7 11 (34.38%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (28.13%) Oracle
9 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (21.88%) Business Objects
11 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (15.63%) Data Mining
12 5 (15.63%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (15.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 5 (15.63%) CRM
12 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (12.50%) Degree
14 3 (9.38%) Oracle Receivables
14 3 (9.38%) Finance
15 2 (6.25%) Java SE
15 2 (6.25%) EJB
15 2 (6.25%) JPA

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 2 (6.25%) JBoss
1 2 (6.25%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) VPN
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (43.75%) MySQL
3 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (15.63%) Data Mining
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (15.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (6.25%) Star Schema
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.13%) BODI
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.13%) Informix
6 1 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) PVCS
1 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.25%) Toad
1 2 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (40.63%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) PHP Developer
3 11 (34.38%) PHP Web Developer
3 11 (34.38%) Web Developer
3 11 (34.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Business Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Business Objects Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Data Mining Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Data Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Insight Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Graduate PHP Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Graduate
6 2 (6.25%) Junior
6 2 (6.25%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.13%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) jQuery
2 15 (46.88%) HTML
2 15 (46.88%) CSS
3 13 (40.63%) HTML5
3 13 (40.63%) CSS3
4 2 (6.25%) JPA
4 2 (6.25%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (6.25%) EJB
4 2 (6.25%) Java SE
4 2 (6.25%) JSP
4 2 (6.25%) JMS
4 2 (6.25%) Spring
4 2 (6.25%) JSF
5 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.13%) .NET
5 1 (3.13%) Classic ASP
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) W3C
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Solaris
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Web Accessibility
1 11 (34.38%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (15.63%) CRM
3 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 2 (6.25%) Web Development
3 2 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (6.25%) OO
3 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.13%) Data Architecture
4 1 (3.13%) Database Tuning
4 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.13%) ETL
4 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.13%) MVC
4 1 (3.13%) Migration
4 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
2 15 (46.88%) PHP
3 13 (40.63%) PHP5
4 2 (6.25%) VBA
4 2 (6.25%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) Symantec
4 1 (3.13%) Mitel