The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL 6 31 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 9.84% 39.24% 9.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 56.36% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 3
Average salary £31,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £23,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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 Salford region.

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 55 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 62.30% 69.62% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 33 50 17
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

SQL
Salary Trend in Salford

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

SQL Salary Trend in Salford

SQL
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Salford region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Salford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 19 (70.37%) XML
2 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 18 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 17 (62.96%) Java
3 17 (62.96%) PL/SQL
4 15 (55.56%) .NET
4 15 (55.56%) Degree
5 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (48.15%) C#
6 12 (44.44%) HND
6 12 (44.44%) Workflow
6 12 (44.44%) Regression Testing
6 12 (44.44%) JIRA
6 12 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (44.44%) Test Scripting
6 12 (44.44%) WatiN
6 12 (44.44%) QA
6 12 (44.44%) Selenium
6 12 (44.44%) Telerik
6 12 (44.44%) Automated Testing
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
7 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
8 6 (22.22%) Linux
8 6 (22.22%) VBA
8 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (22.22%) VMware
9 5 (18.52%) SAX
9 5 (18.52%) Red Hat

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
1 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
3 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (14.81%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) JIRA
1 12 (44.44%) WatiN
1 12 (44.44%) Selenium
2 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
2 5 (18.52%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) NUnit
General
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Billing
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Tester
2 9 (33.33%) Automated Tester
2 9 (33.33%) QA Tester
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Business Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (7.41%) IT Support
7 2 (7.41%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
7 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) XML
2 15 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (18.52%) SAX
3 5 (18.52%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (18.52%) DOM
3 5 (18.52%) Servlets
3 5 (18.52%) J2EE
3 5 (18.52%) XSLT
3 5 (18.52%) J2SE
3 5 (18.52%) JMS
3 5 (18.52%) XML Schema
3 5 (18.52%) REST
3 5 (18.52%) Grails
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.41%) XSL
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
5 1 (3.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Workflow
1 12 (44.44%) Regression Testing
1 12 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
1 12 (44.44%) Test Scripting
1 12 (44.44%) Automated Testing
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (18.52%) UML
3 5 (18.52%) Requirements Management
4 2 (7.41%) Line Management
4 2 (7.41%) Use Case
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management
4 2 (7.41%) ERP
5 1 (3.70%) OOP
5 1 (3.70%) OO
5 1 (3.70%) OOD
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Java
1 17 (62.96%) PL/SQL
2 13 (48.15%) C#
3 6 (22.22%) VBA
4 5 (18.52%) XPath
5 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.41%) VBScript
5 2 (7.41%) VB
5 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Degree
2 12 (44.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Telerik
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 2 (7.41%) SYSPRO
5 2 (7.41%) BT
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