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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 48 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 22.97% 17.50% 26.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.55% 50.00% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 23
Average salary £35,000 £42,887 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.39% +26.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £46,000 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
88 42 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 42.11% 35.00% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 58 28 45
Average salary £32,500 £35,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% +7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,750 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +2 28 £35,000 -18.39% 5
Shrewsbury - 2 £29,250 - 1
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 27 (38.03%) .NET
2 25 (35.21%) C#
3 23 (32.39%) Windows
4 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
4 20 (28.17%) VB
5 19 (26.76%) UNIX
6 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
7 17 (23.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (22.54%) Finance
9 15 (21.13%) Oracle
10 14 (19.72%) HTML
10 14 (19.72%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (19.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (16.90%) VB.NET
12 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (14.08%) MySQL
13 10 (14.08%) PL/SQL
13 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET
13 10 (14.08%) Clustering
14 9 (12.68%) VMware
14 9 (12.68%) Retail
14 9 (12.68%) XML
14 9 (12.68%) CSS
14 9 (12.68%) TCP/IP
14 9 (12.68%) MS Exchange
14 9 (12.68%) DNS
14 9 (12.68%) SAN
14 9 (12.68%) Degree
14 9 (12.68%) Test Strategy

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (12.68%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.45%) IIS
2 6 (8.45%) Apache
3 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.63%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.82%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.82%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.41%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) TCP/IP
1 9 (12.68%) DNS
1 9 (12.68%) SAN
2 8 (11.27%) DDNS
3 7 (9.86%) NAS
4 1 (1.41%) Firewall
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.41%) VPN
4 1 (1.41%) LAN
4 1 (1.41%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (19.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (19.72%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (14.08%) MySQL
5 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (5.63%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.41%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.41%) QlikView
8 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.41%) Toad
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
2 9 (12.68%) Retail
3 5 (7.04%) Banking
4 4 (5.63%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.82%) Back Office
6 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (50.70%) Developer
2 8 (11.27%) webMethods Developer
3 7 (9.86%) Analyst
3 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (5.63%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Test Manager
6 4 (5.63%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Administrator
8 2 (2.82%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (2.82%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (38.03%) .NET
2 14 (19.72%) HTML
3 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET
4 9 (12.68%) CSS
4 9 (12.68%) XML
5 5 (7.04%) HTML5
5 5 (7.04%) CSS3
6 4 (5.63%) EDIFACT
6 4 (5.63%) SOAP
7 3 (4.23%) WPF
8 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.82%) Web Services
8 2 (2.82%) WinForms
8 2 (2.82%) Middleware
9 1 (1.41%) Ajax
9 1 (1.41%) COM
9 1 (1.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Clustering
2 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.82%) Open Source
3 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Windows
2 19 (26.76%) UNIX
3 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.45%) Windows 7
4 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.82%) Linux
5 2 (2.82%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.68%) Test Strategy
3 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (8.45%) ITIL
4 6 (8.45%) OOP
4 6 (8.45%) OO
5 5 (7.04%) MVC
5 5 (7.04%) ETL
5 5 (7.04%) Scrum
5 5 (7.04%) Web Development
6 4 (5.63%) Software Testing
6 4 (5.63%) CRM
7 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.23%) Data Management
8 2 (2.82%) Data Security
8 2 (2.82%) ERP
8 2 (2.82%) Time Management
8 2 (2.82%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.41%) Procure-to-pay
9 1 (1.41%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.21%) C#
2 20 (28.17%) VB
3 12 (16.90%) VB.NET
4 10 (14.08%) PL/SQL
5 7 (9.86%) PHP
5 7 (9.86%) VB6
6 6 (8.45%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.04%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.04%) VBScript
7 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.63%) VBA
9 2 (2.82%) C
10 1 (1.41%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Degree
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.86%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (5.63%) ISEB
4 4 (5.63%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.82%) CCNP
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.82%) XenServer
3 2 (2.82%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.13%) Oracle
3 9 (12.68%) VMware
4 8 (11.27%) webMethods
4 8 (11.27%) Citrix
5 6 (8.45%) Teradata
6 4 (5.63%) Mitel
6 4 (5.63%) Progress
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco
7 2 (2.82%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.82%) SAP
7 2 (2.82%) Cognos
7 2 (2.82%) Remedy
7 2 (2.82%) Lotus
7 2 (2.82%) Sage
8 1 (1.41%) Anaplan
8 1 (1.41%) MicroStrategy
Telford, Shropshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
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Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum Overtime + Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 2K Allowance Out Of Hours + Pension
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ITF Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + Good Benefits package
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