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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 71.43% 50.00% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 83.33% 66.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £36,000 £28,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
6 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 85.71% 75.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 9
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £43,250 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in St Helens

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the St Helens region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in St Helens

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Document Management
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Project Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Leader
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
1 2 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) EAI
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) OCP
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
St. Helens
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Helens
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago