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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 24 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 36.92% 15.48% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% 27.08% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 9
Average salary £38,000 £23,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.21% -29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £33,800 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
40 48 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 61.54% 57.14% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 32 42 9
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 28 (71.79%) XML
2 25 (64.10%) Degree
3 23 (58.97%) .NET
4 21 (53.85%) Java
4 21 (53.85%) PL/SQL
4 21 (53.85%) Computer Science
5 19 (48.72%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (46.15%) Finance
7 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
8 15 (38.46%) C#
8 15 (38.46%) QA
8 15 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (35.90%) Test Scripting
9 14 (35.90%) Selenium
9 14 (35.90%) JIRA
9 14 (35.90%) Workflow
9 14 (35.90%) Telerik
9 14 (35.90%) Automated Testing
9 14 (35.90%) WatiN
9 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
9 14 (35.90%) HND
9 14 (35.90%) Regression Testing
9 14 (35.90%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
10 12 (30.77%) VBA
11 10 (25.64%) MS Office
11 10 (25.64%) ERP
11 10 (25.64%) SYSPRO
11 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
12 8 (20.51%) Manufacturing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
1 8 (20.51%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 6 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
2 10 (25.64%) MS Office
3 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
3 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.56%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
3 8 (20.51%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database
5 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (5.13%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Selenium
1 14 (35.90%) JIRA
1 14 (35.90%) WatiN
2 6 (15.38%) Maven
2 6 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.56%) PeopleTools
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Tester
2 9 (23.08%) Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Support Technician
3 8 (20.51%) Selenium Tester
4 6 (15.38%) Automated Tester
4 6 (15.38%) QA Tester
4 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) IT Support
6 2 (5.13%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (71.79%) XML
2 23 (58.97%) .NET
3 8 (20.51%) XSL
3 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
4 7 (17.95%) REST
5 6 (15.38%) Grails
5 6 (15.38%) XSLT
5 6 (15.38%) J2SE
5 6 (15.38%) DOM
5 6 (15.38%) Servlets
5 6 (15.38%) J2EE
5 6 (15.38%) XML Schema
5 6 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (15.38%) JMS
5 6 (15.38%) SAX
6 2 (5.13%) CSS
6 2 (5.13%) HTML
7 1 (2.56%) SOAP
7 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 19 (48.72%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (35.90%) Test Scripting
2 14 (35.90%) Workflow
2 14 (35.90%) Automated Testing
2 14 (35.90%) Regression Testing
2 14 (35.90%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (25.64%) ERP
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.38%) Requirements Management
5 6 (15.38%) UML
6 2 (5.13%) TDD
6 2 (5.13%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (5.13%) Data Transformation
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.13%) MVC
6 2 (5.13%) ETL
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
7 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.56%) Scrum
7 1 (2.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) Java
1 21 (53.85%) PL/SQL
2 15 (38.46%) C#
3 12 (30.77%) VBA
4 8 (20.51%) T-SQL
4 8 (20.51%) VBScript
4 8 (20.51%) VB
4 8 (20.51%) VB.NET
5 6 (15.38%) XPath
6 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.56%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 25 (64.10%) Degree
2 14 (35.90%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Telerik
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) SYSPRO
3 8 (20.51%) Oracle
4 6 (15.38%) VMware
4 6 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.13%) Teradata
5 2 (5.13%) Cognos
6 1 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
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