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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 7 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 14.89% 6.67% 20.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.18% 50.00% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 6
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £43,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £43,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
17 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 36.17% 13.33% 58.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 17
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +43.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £43,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £37,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Rochdale

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Internet
3 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) PHP
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
5 5 (38.46%) Broadband
5 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
5 5 (38.46%) DNS
5 5 (38.46%) SAN
5 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
5 5 (38.46%) IPv6
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) Information Security
5 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
5 5 (38.46%) Project Management
5 5 (38.46%) Debian
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
5 5 (38.46%) SCOM
5 5 (38.46%) Coaching
5 5 (38.46%) High Availability

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Internet
2 5 (38.46%) Broadband
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
2 5 (38.46%) IPv6
2 5 (38.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 2 (15.38%) Neo4j
4 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Report Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) DBA
5 2 (15.38%) Senior DBA
5 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
5 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
3 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Debian
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Android
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Coaching
2 5 (38.46%) High Availability
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PHP
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat