The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 10 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 21.74% 21.43% 17.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.71% 100.00% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 14
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £38,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
SQL
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
28 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 60.87% 21.43% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 2 24
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £38,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

SQL
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

SQL Salary Trend in Rochdale

SQL
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Rochdale

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 (100.00%) Web Services
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) Internet
1 20 (100.00%) Coaching
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (50.00%) CSS
3 10 (50.00%) SOAP
3 10 (50.00%) C#
3 10 (50.00%) HTML
3 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) .NET
3 10 (50.00%) OOD
3 10 (50.00%) UML
3 10 (50.00%) OO
3 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 10 (50.00%) Finance
3 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) TDD
3 10 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 10 (50.00%) Billing
3 10 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Marketing
3 10 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 10 (50.00%) Refactoring
3 10 (50.00%) Selenium
3 10 (50.00%) WCF
3 10 (50.00%) LINQ

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Internet
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) IPsec
3 4 (20.00%) SNMP
3 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (20.00%) NAS
3 4 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 4 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Selenium
1 10 (50.00%) MSTest
1 10 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 8 (40.00%) NUnit
3 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
1 10 (50.00%) Billing
1 10 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) Web Services
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (50.00%) CSS
2 10 (50.00%) SOAP
2 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 10 (50.00%) WCF
2 10 (50.00%) LINQ
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 10 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 10 (50.00%) REST
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Coaching
2 10 (50.00%) OOD
2 10 (50.00%) UML
2 10 (50.00%) OO
2 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) TDD
2 10 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 10 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 10 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 10 (50.00%) Time Management
2 10 (50.00%) OWASP
2 10 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 10 (50.00%) Line Management
2 10 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 10 (50.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C#
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCP
1 2 (10.00%) MCSD
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (50.00%) vSphere
1 10 (50.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (20.00%) OpenNMS
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
1 4 (20.00%) SCOM
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Dell
4 4 (20.00%) Veeam
4 4 (20.00%) Acronis