The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 15 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 19.48% 37.78% 45.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.30% 42.50% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 13
Average salary £42,500 £35,426 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.96% +36.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £32,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Staffordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 68.83% 88.89% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 43 32 20
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,250 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

SQL
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

SQL Salary Trend in Stafford

SQL
Salary Histogram in Stafford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Stafford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Stafford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 19 (54.29%) .NET
3 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET
3 16 (45.71%) C#
4 15 (42.86%) HTML
5 11 (31.43%) jQuery
6 10 (28.57%) CSS
6 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 10 (28.57%) MVC
7 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (25.71%) Web Services
7 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
7 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (22.86%) Web Development
8 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
9 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (17.14%) Analytics
10 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
10 6 (17.14%) XML
11 5 (14.29%) VB
11 5 (14.29%) SEO
11 5 (14.29%) RESTful
11 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
11 5 (14.29%) Degree
11 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
12 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (11.43%) Google

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 (11.43%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (8.57%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) .NET Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Senior Developer
4 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Software Developer
5 6 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Software Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
8 3 (8.57%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
8 3 (8.57%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Development Team Leader
9 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (5.71%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) .NET
2 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET
3 15 (42.86%) HTML
4 11 (31.43%) jQuery
5 10 (28.57%) CSS
6 9 (25.71%) Web Services
7 6 (17.14%) XML
8 5 (14.29%) RESTful
9 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (11.43%) HTML5
9 4 (11.43%) WinForms
10 3 (8.57%) LINQ
11 2 (5.71%) WCF
11 2 (5.71%) Ajax
12 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
12 1 (2.86%) JSON
12 1 (2.86%) SOAP
12 1 (2.86%) WPF
12 1 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.71%) EPoS
3 2 (5.71%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Informatics
4 1 (2.86%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) UNIX
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) MVC
2 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) Web Development
4 6 (17.14%) Analytics
5 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) SEO
6 4 (11.43%) Workflow
7 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.71%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.71%) ETL
8 2 (5.71%) OO
8 2 (5.71%) Migration
9 1 (2.86%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) C#
2 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
4 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
5 5 (14.29%) VB
6 3 (8.57%) COBOL
7 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Google
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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