The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 14 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 21.88% 7.50% 23.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.67% 75.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 5
Average salary £32,500 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.28% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,700 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
SQL
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 46.88% 10.00% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

SQL
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

SQL Salary Trend in Runcorn

SQL
Salary Histogram in Runcorn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Runcorn region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Runcorn

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
3 9 (40.91%) .NET
4 8 (36.36%) C#
4 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle
5 7 (31.82%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (22.73%) SLA
6 5 (22.73%) MySQL
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) OO
6 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
6 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
6 5 (22.73%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
8 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.64%) Web Development
9 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 (9.09%) IIS
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (22.73%) MySQL
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
1 7 (31.82%) Data Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Report Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Development Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Software Development Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Report Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) MI Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) Web Services
2 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) WinForms
5 1 (4.55%) Silverlight
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) DHTML
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
1 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) OO
2 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
2 5 (22.73%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (18.18%) Scrum
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) UML
6 1 (4.55%) ERP
6 1 (4.55%) ETL
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Data Security
6 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow Management
6 1 (4.55%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
2 8 (36.36%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) C
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
5 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) Symantec
3 2 (9.09%) Sophos
3 2 (9.09%) VMware