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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 15 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 20.83% 19.15% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.09% 30.00% 48.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 19
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
44 60 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 61.11% 63.83% 68.25%
Number of salaries quoted 37 53 38
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Salford region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Salford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 17 (80.95%) Java
1 17 (80.95%) PL/SQL
2 15 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 14 (66.67%) XML
3 14 (66.67%) Finance
4 13 (61.90%) .NET
4 13 (61.90%) C#
4 13 (61.90%) Degree
5 12 (57.14%) JIRA
5 12 (57.14%) QA
5 12 (57.14%) Selenium
5 12 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (57.14%) Test Scripting
5 12 (57.14%) HND
5 12 (57.14%) Telerik
5 12 (57.14%) Automated Testing
5 12 (57.14%) Regression Testing
5 12 (57.14%) Workflow
6 11 (52.38%) WatiN
7 6 (28.57%) Linux
7 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
9 3 (14.29%) User Experience
9 3 (14.29%) SDLC
9 3 (14.29%) Web Development
9 3 (14.29%) VMware
9 3 (14.29%) C
9 3 (14.29%) HPUX
9 3 (14.29%) C++

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) JIRA
1 12 (57.14%) Selenium
2 11 (52.38%) WatiN
3 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
3 2 (9.52%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) NUnit
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Tester
1 11 (52.38%) QA Tester
1 11 (52.38%) Automated Tester
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) XML
2 13 (61.90%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (9.52%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) Grails
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE
4 2 (9.52%) Servlets
4 2 (9.52%) DOM
4 2 (9.52%) XSLT
4 2 (9.52%) J2SE
4 2 (9.52%) JMS
4 2 (9.52%) XML Schema
4 2 (9.52%) SAX
4 2 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (4.76%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.76%) WCF
5 1 (4.76%) WPF
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 3 (14.29%) User Experience
4 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) HPUX
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Regression Testing
1 12 (57.14%) Workflow
1 12 (57.14%) Automated Testing
1 12 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
1 12 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Web Development
3 3 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) Requirements Management
4 2 (9.52%) Line Management
4 2 (9.52%) Use Case
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) UML
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) OOD
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
1 17 (80.95%) PL/SQL
2 13 (61.90%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) Perl
3 3 (14.29%) PHP
3 3 (14.29%) C
4 2 (9.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Degree
2 12 (57.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Telerik
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) BT
Salford, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 27 days ago