The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 13 25 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.62% 28.74% 33.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.71% 71.43% 54.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 44
Average salary £35,500 £34,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.41% +19.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
SQL
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
41 35 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 39.81% 40.23% 62.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 61
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -8 6 £33,750 +2.27% 7
Shrewsbury - 3 £38,750 - 1
Market Drayton 0 1 - - 1
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 16 (37.21%) .NET
2 16 (37.21%) Windows
3 15 (34.88%) C#
4 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
5 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
5 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
6 11 (25.58%) Change Control
6 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
6 11 (25.58%) DNS
7 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (20.93%) Cisco
9 8 (18.60%) SAN
9 8 (18.60%) Citrix
9 8 (18.60%) Linux
9 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
9 8 (18.60%) IIS
9 8 (18.60%) Open Source
9 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (16.28%) Load Balancing
10 7 (16.28%) Forefront TMG
10 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell
10 7 (16.28%) MS Office
10 7 (16.28%) Oracle
10 7 (16.28%) Perl
10 7 (16.28%) PL/SQL
10 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
10 7 (16.28%) Dell
10 7 (16.28%) SSL
10 7 (16.28%) NetApp

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (18.60%) IIS
2 6 (13.95%) Apache
3 5 (11.63%) WordPress
3 5 (11.63%) Moodle
4 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.28%) MS Office
3 6 (13.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.33%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.33%) GIMP
4 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) DNS
2 8 (18.60%) SAN
3 7 (16.28%) SSL
3 7 (16.28%) HTTP
3 7 (16.28%) VLAN
4 6 (13.95%) SSH
4 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.98%) Intranet
6 2 (4.65%) DHCP
7 1 (2.33%) FTP
7 1 (2.33%) VPN
7 1 (2.33%) Firewall
7 1 (2.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) MySQL
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.65%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.33%) ActiveReports
7 1 (2.33%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (2.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 1 (2.33%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (2.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.33%) Cognos Powerplay
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.65%) Subversion
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.65%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.33%) Toad
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Publishing
3 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) C# Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Release Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Programmer
4 4 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Software Packager
5 3 (6.98%) C# Programmer
5 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Applications Packager
5 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.98%) MI Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Software Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) .NET
2 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.95%) LAMP
3 6 (13.95%) Application Packaging
3 6 (13.95%) Software Packaging
4 3 (6.98%) HTML
4 3 (6.98%) Web Services
4 3 (6.98%) XML
5 2 (4.65%) CSS
5 2 (4.65%) WinForms
5 2 (4.65%) Ajax
5 2 (4.65%) WCF
5 2 (4.65%) WPF
6 1 (2.33%) jQuery
6 1 (2.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Open Source
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Linux
3 5 (11.63%) Windows NT
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Change Control
2 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (16.28%) Load Balancing
5 5 (11.63%) Content Management
5 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.30%) MVC
6 4 (9.30%) CRM
7 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.98%) RUP
7 3 (6.98%) Time Management
7 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Scrum
8 2 (4.65%) Data Management
8 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) C#
2 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
3 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell
3 7 (16.28%) Perl
3 7 (16.28%) PL/SQL
3 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
4 6 (13.95%) PHP
4 6 (13.95%) Python
4 6 (13.95%) Ruby
5 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.98%) VB
7 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.65%) VBScript
8 1 (2.33%) VBA
8 1 (2.33%) C++
8 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.28%) Forefront TMG
3 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.95%) vSphere
4 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (9.30%) Shibboleth
6 3 (6.98%) XenServer
7 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Backup Exec
2 6 (13.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) Cisco
3 8 (18.60%) Citrix
4 7 (16.28%) Dell
4 7 (16.28%) Oracle
4 7 (16.28%) NetApp
4 7 (16.28%) VMware
4 7 (16.28%) Altiris
5 6 (13.95%) Remedy
6 4 (9.30%) Cognos
7 3 (6.98%) Business Objects
8 2 (4.65%) MicroStrategy
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