The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Helens region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank - - 1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens - - 80.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
SQL
Merseyside

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

Programming Languages Category
St Helens
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
0 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens - 100.00% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 12
Average salary - £37,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

SQL
Salary Trend in St Helens

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

SQL Salary Trend in St Helens

SQL
Top 24 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (58.33%) QA
2 7 (58.33%) Time Management
2 7 (58.33%) Visualisation
2 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
6 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) Document Management

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Junior
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Data Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Junior Data Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Junior Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft