The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 21 39 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 18.75% 28.26% 38.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.73% 57.35% 59.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 62
Average salary £36,250 £34,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.07% +13.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,243 £28,200 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £46,500 £37,350
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 68 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 39.29% 49.28% 64.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 91
Average salary £37,500 £35,250 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +13.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £28,950 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

SQL Salary Trend in Shropshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Shropshire

SQL
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -10 12 £33,750 +3.84% 4
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (50.00%) Windows
3 24 (48.00%) PowerShell
4 22 (44.00%) Change Control
4 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
5 20 (40.00%) DNS
6 19 (38.00%) MS Excel
6 19 (38.00%) IIS
7 18 (36.00%) Linux
7 18 (36.00%) Perl
7 18 (36.00%) SSL
7 18 (36.00%) HTTP
7 18 (36.00%) Backup Exec
7 18 (36.00%) Altiris
7 18 (36.00%) VLAN
7 18 (36.00%) Forefront TMG
7 18 (36.00%) Bash Shell
7 18 (36.00%) Load Balancing
8 17 (34.00%) WSUS
8 17 (34.00%) Publishing
9 15 (30.00%) MS Office
9 15 (30.00%) Open Source
10 14 (28.00%) vSphere
10 14 (28.00%) MS Visio
10 14 (28.00%) SSH
11 13 (26.00%) LAMP
11 13 (26.00%) Apache
11 13 (26.00%) PHP
11 13 (26.00%) MySQL
11 13 (26.00%) SQL Server

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 19 (38.00%) IIS
2 13 (26.00%) Apache
3 12 (24.00%) Moodle
4 11 (22.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (10.00%) WordPress
6 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (38.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (30.00%) MS Office
3 14 (28.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.00%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.00%) GIMP
4 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.00%) DNS
2 18 (36.00%) SSL
2 18 (36.00%) HTTP
2 18 (36.00%) VLAN
3 14 (28.00%) SSH
4 8 (16.00%) SAN
5 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.00%) Intranet
7 2 (4.00%) DHCP
8 1 (2.00%) FTP
8 1 (2.00%) VPN
8 1 (2.00%) Firewall
8 1 (2.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) MySQL
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.00%) Spotfire
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.00%) ActiveReports
6 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.00%) Cognos Query Studio
6 1 (2.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (2.00%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (2.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (2.00%) Cognos Powerplay
6 1 (2.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.00%) Subversion
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (34.00%) Publishing
2 7 (14.00%) Finance
3 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Release Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) MI Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Software Packager
7 3 (6.00%) C# Programmer
7 3 (6.00%) Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.00%) DBA
7 3 (6.00%) Programmer
7 3 (6.00%) Applications Packager
8 2 (4.00%) Business Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) LAMP
2 12 (24.00%) .NET
3 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (12.00%) Application Packaging
4 6 (12.00%) Software Packaging
5 4 (8.00%) Web Services
5 4 (8.00%) HTML
6 3 (6.00%) XML
7 2 (4.00%) WCF
7 2 (4.00%) Ajax
8 1 (2.00%) JSON
8 1 (2.00%) jQuery
8 1 (2.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Open Source
2 7 (14.00%) VLE
3 3 (6.00%) Wiki
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Windows NT
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Change Control
2 18 (36.00%) Load Balancing
3 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.00%) Time Management
5 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.00%) Content Management
6 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.00%) CRM
7 4 (8.00%) ITIL
7 4 (8.00%) MVC
8 3 (6.00%) Change Management
8 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.00%) ITIL V3
8 3 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Scrum
9 2 (4.00%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) PowerShell
2 18 (36.00%) Bash Shell
2 18 (36.00%) Perl
3 13 (26.00%) PHP
4 11 (22.00%) C#
5 6 (12.00%) Python
5 6 (12.00%) Ruby
5 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.00%) VBA
6 1 (2.00%) C++
6 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (36.00%) Forefront TMG
3 14 (28.00%) vSphere
4 8 (16.00%) Shibboleth
5 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (8.00%) ISA Server
7 3 (6.00%) XenServer
7 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (36.00%) Backup Exec
2 17 (34.00%) WSUS
3 3 (6.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.00%) Altiris
3 10 (20.00%) Oracle
4 9 (18.00%) Cisco
5 7 (14.00%) Dell
5 7 (14.00%) NetApp
6 6 (12.00%) Remedy
6 6 (12.00%) Citrix
7 5 (10.00%) VMware
8 4 (8.00%) Cognos
9 3 (6.00%) Business Objects
10 2 (4.00%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (2.00%) Telerik
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-55k
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago