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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 14 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 31.82% 44.19% 18.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.00% 70.37% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 9
Average salary £35,213 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.43% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,500 £27,926
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £42,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
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
40 27 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 90.91% 62.79% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 27
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 13 (38.24%) .NET
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (35.29%) Business Analysis
3 11 (32.35%) Degree
4 10 (29.41%) Mathematics
5 9 (26.47%) UNIX
5 9 (26.47%) Windows
6 7 (20.59%) COBOL
7 6 (17.65%) WCF
7 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
7 6 (17.65%) QA
7 6 (17.65%) Web Services
7 6 (17.65%) UML
7 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 5 (14.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
8 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (14.71%) MSTest
8 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Usability Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (11.76%) ETL
9 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
9 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
10 3 (8.82%) VB
10 3 (8.82%) C#

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Intranet
2 1 (2.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.82%) OLTP
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (5.88%) MS Access
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.94%) OLAP
6 1 (2.94%) MySQL
6 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (14.71%) MSTest
2 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Developer
1 17 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Tester
2 8 (23.53%) Software Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Software Tester
3 7 (20.59%) Analyst Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Software Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (5.88%) MI Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Junior
5 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Graduate
6 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) WCF
2 6 (17.65%) Web Services
3 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.82%) WinForms
5 1 (2.94%) J2EE
5 1 (2.94%) HTML
5 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Economics
3 1 (2.94%) Statistics
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) UNIX
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Debian
2 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Business Analysis
2 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
2 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
2 6 (17.65%) UML
3 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (14.71%) Usability Testing
3 5 (14.71%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) ETL
5 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.88%) Web Development
6 2 (5.88%) MVC
6 2 (5.88%) Scrum
6 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.94%) OO
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) COBOL
2 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
3 3 (8.82%) VB
3 3 (8.82%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) VB6
4 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Cognos
3 1 (2.94%) Tableau
3 1 (2.94%) Talend
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Mills Goodwin Talent Network
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + bonus, pension, holiday etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, West Midlands
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
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Networx Recruitment
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago
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Ctalk Limited
Salary: £30k - £50k depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago