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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 8.82% 3.23% 11.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 5.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 8
Average salary £40,500 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.45% +23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
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
9 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 26.47% 64.52% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 16
Average salary £40,500 £25,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £34,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 16 (100.00%) Internet
2 15 (93.75%) Coaching
3 13 (81.25%) Web Services
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
4 11 (68.75%) C#
4 11 (68.75%) HTML
4 11 (68.75%) .NET
4 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
4 11 (68.75%) CSS
4 11 (68.75%) Marketing
4 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (62.50%) Mentoring
6 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (50.00%) Line Management
6 8 (50.00%) BDD
6 8 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
6 8 (50.00%) REST
6 8 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 8 (50.00%) SpecFlow
6 8 (50.00%) MSTest
6 8 (50.00%) OWASP
6 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (50.00%) Refactoring
6 8 (50.00%) Time Management
6 8 (50.00%) Selenium
6 8 (50.00%) WCF
6 8 (50.00%) LINQ
6 8 (50.00%) Finance
6 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 3 (18.75%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Internet
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) NUnit
1 8 (50.00%) Selenium
1 8 (50.00%) MSTest
1 8 (50.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (68.75%) Marketing
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Web Services
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 8 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 8 (50.00%) REST
3 8 (50.00%) SOAP
3 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (50.00%) WCF
3 8 (50.00%) LINQ
4 3 (18.75%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) CSS3
4 3 (18.75%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Coaching
2 10 (62.50%) Mentoring
3 8 (50.00%) UML
3 8 (50.00%) OO
3 8 (50.00%) OOD
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 8 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Time Management
3 8 (50.00%) OWASP
3 8 (50.00%) BDD
3 8 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 8 (50.00%) Refactoring
3 8 (50.00%) Line Management
4 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
5 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) MVC
5 3 (18.75%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (31.25%) vSphere
1 5 (31.25%) vCloud
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
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