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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 14 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL 26 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 11.11% 12.50% 31.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.61% 32.50% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 11
Average salary £38,500 £35,650 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.99% +4.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,682 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £46,500 £35,000
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
57 40 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 24.36% 38.46% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 26 24
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +4 19 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Shrewsbury -4 2 £39,500 -16.84%
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 35 (53.85%) Oracle
2 32 (49.23%) SQL Server
3 24 (36.92%) Windows
4 22 (33.85%) UNIX
4 22 (33.85%) .NET
5 21 (32.31%) C#
6 17 (26.15%) T-SQL
7 12 (18.46%) Finance
7 12 (18.46%) Teradata
8 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (16.92%) VB
8 11 (16.92%) ITIL
9 10 (15.38%) XML
9 10 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (15.38%) MVC
10 9 (13.85%) Shell Script
10 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (13.85%) VB6
10 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
10 9 (13.85%) jQuery
10 9 (13.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (12.31%) ETL
11 8 (12.31%) SAP
11 8 (12.31%) Document Management
11 8 (12.31%) HP
12 7 (10.77%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (10.77%) Web Services
12 7 (10.77%) VBScript

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 5 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (7.69%) Exstream Dialogue
2 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.08%) JBoss
3 2 (3.08%) Apache
3 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Exstream
2 2 (3.08%) SAP Business One
3 1 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.54%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) SaaS
2 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Firewall
2 2 (3.08%) IPsec
2 2 (3.08%) VLAN
2 2 (3.08%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (3.08%) VoIP
2 2 (3.08%) DHCP
2 2 (3.08%) VPN
2 2 (3.08%) DNS
2 2 (3.08%) SAN
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) WAN
3 1 (1.54%) LDAP
3 1 (1.54%) LAN
3 1 (1.54%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (49.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (10.77%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.62%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.54%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (1.54%) MySQL
9 1 (1.54%) PowerCenter
9 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.08%) Selenium
3 2 (3.08%) JUnit
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (52.31%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Analyst
3 10 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Support Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) AWS Developer
6 5 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Microstrategy Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Technical Support
6 5 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Services Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Implementation Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (4.62%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) .NET
2 10 (15.38%) XML
3 9 (13.85%) jQuery
3 9 (13.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (10.77%) Web Services
5 6 (9.23%) MSMQ
6 4 (6.15%) HTML
6 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.62%) HTML5
7 3 (4.62%) Entity Framework
7 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.08%) JSON
8 2 (3.08%) J2SE
8 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.08%) Spring
8 2 (3.08%) CSS
8 2 (3.08%) SOAP
8 2 (3.08%) J2EE
8 2 (3.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.54%) HP Superdome
3 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.92%) Windows
2 22 (33.85%) UNIX
3 4 (6.15%) Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) AIX
4 1 (1.54%) HPUX
4 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) ITIL
2 10 (15.38%) MVC
3 8 (12.31%) ETL
3 8 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (12.31%) Document Management
4 7 (10.77%) Procure-to-pay
4 7 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.77%) Network Architecture
5 6 (9.23%) Analytics
5 6 (9.23%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.69%) ERP
6 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.62%) Scrum
7 3 (4.62%) Information Security
7 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.08%) Open Source
8 2 (3.08%) Network Design
8 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.08%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.31%) C#
2 17 (26.15%) T-SQL
3 11 (16.92%) VB
4 9 (13.85%) Shell Script
4 9 (13.85%) VB6
5 7 (10.77%) VBScript
6 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.15%) Java
7 4 (6.15%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.08%) Scala
9 1 (1.54%) Ruby
9 1 (1.54%) AWK
9 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.54%) Perl
9 1 (1.54%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.08%) CISSP
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.08%) MCSE
3 2 (3.08%) MCSA
3 2 (3.08%) CCNP
3 2 (3.08%) CCENT
3 2 (3.08%) MCDST
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.54%) ISEB
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.54%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
2 3 (4.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) XenApp
3 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Puppet
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) SCOM
2 1 (1.54%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 35 (53.85%) Oracle
2 12 (18.46%) Teradata
3 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
4 8 (12.31%) HP
4 8 (12.31%) SAP
5 6 (9.23%) Cognos
5 6 (9.23%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (6.15%) Ab Initio
7 2 (3.08%) VMware
7 2 (3.08%) webMethods
7 2 (3.08%) Citrix
8 1 (1.54%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.54%) Informatica
8 1 (1.54%) Progress
8 1 (1.54%) IBM
8 1 (1.54%) Reuters
8 1 (1.54%) Remedy
8 1 (1.54%) BT
8 1 (1.54%) QAD
8 1 (1.54%) Red Hat