The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Staffordshire / Stafford
Rank 8 15 2
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL 12 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 18.75% 18.87% 39.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.67% 22.73% 56.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 31
Median salary £37,500 £26,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% -30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,200 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
45 44 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 70.31% 83.02% 69.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33 39 50
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

The demand trend of job ads across the Stafford region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stafford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 11 (42.31%) C#
1 11 (42.31%) HTML
1 11 (42.31%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) CSS
2 9 (34.62%) jQuery
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) MVC
4 6 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (23.08%) Degree
4 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
4 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
4 6 (23.08%) Unix
4 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
5 5 (19.23%) Windows
5 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
5 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
5 5 (19.23%) QA
5 5 (19.23%) Retail
6 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (15.38%) ETL
6 4 (15.38%) CRM
6 4 (15.38%) DataStage
6 4 (15.38%) Target Operating Model

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (15.38%) DataStage
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (19.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Applications Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (15.38%) DataStage Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Web Applications Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) .NET
1 11 (42.31%) HTML
2 9 (34.62%) CSS
2 9 (34.62%) jQuery
3 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (11.54%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
5 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.85%) Ajax
6 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.85%) Node.js
6 1 (3.85%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (3.85%) REST
6 1 (3.85%) Sass
6 1 (3.85%) SignalR
6 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
4 2 (7.69%) EPoS
4 2 (7.69%) Fintech
4 2 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Unix
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Android
3 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) MVC
2 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Android Development
4 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (15.38%) CRM
4 4 (15.38%) Data Integration
4 4 (15.38%) ETL
4 4 (15.38%) iOS Development
4 4 (15.38%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (15.38%) Web Development
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) Mobile Development
6 2 (7.69%) OO PHP
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) OWASP
7 1 (3.85%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 4 (15.38%) F#
5 3 (11.54%) COBOL
5 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.85%) MCSA
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Telerik