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 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 12 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 13 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 20.00% 39.58% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.64% 57.58% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 7
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £24,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,550 £40,000 £35,430
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
55 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 84.62% 68.75% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 48 30 19
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +118.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Stafford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 26 (60.47%) SQL Server
2 19 (44.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (39.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (37.21%) Degree
4 16 (37.21%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (37.21%) .NET
4 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
5 12 (27.91%) C#
5 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
5 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
5 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
7 10 (23.26%) CSS
7 10 (23.26%) Windows
7 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (20.93%) ITIL
8 9 (20.93%) HTML
9 8 (18.60%) Business Objects
9 8 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (18.60%) Data Mining
9 8 (18.60%) Analytics
10 7 (16.28%) QA
10 7 (16.28%) Project Management
10 7 (16.28%) MS Access
10 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
11 6 (13.95%) MS Office
11 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
11 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
11 6 (13.95%) ISEB
11 6 (13.95%) jQuery

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (6.98%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (60.47%) SQL Server
2 19 (44.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (39.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (18.60%) Data Mining
6 7 (16.28%) MS Access
7 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.33%) NUnit
2 1 (2.33%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.33%) Selenium
2 1 (2.33%) Moq
General
1 5 (11.63%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Business Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
5 6 (13.95%) .NET Developer
6 5 (11.63%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Tester
6 5 (11.63%) Junior
7 4 (9.30%) Web Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Applications Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Junior Tester
7 4 (9.30%) C# Application Developer
7 4 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) .NET Applications Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Graduate
9 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) .NET
2 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
3 10 (23.26%) CSS
4 9 (20.93%) HTML
5 6 (13.95%) jQuery
6 4 (9.30%) XML
7 3 (6.98%) Ajax
8 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.33%) HTML5
9 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.33%) REST
9 1 (2.33%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.33%) JSON
9 1 (2.33%) WCF
9 1 (2.33%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
1 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
2 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Informatics
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) UNIX
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Solaris
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (20.93%) ITIL
3 8 (18.60%) Analytics
4 7 (16.28%) Project Management
5 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
6 5 (11.63%) MVC
6 5 (11.63%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (11.63%) Web Development
6 5 (11.63%) Test Scripting
7 4 (9.30%) Change Management
7 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.98%) Workflow
8 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.65%) IT Governance
9 2 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) C#
2 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.63%) VBA
4 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.98%) Java
6 2 (4.65%) Python
6 2 (4.65%) PHP
6 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.65%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) ISEB
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.30%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) XenApp
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Business Objects
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco
3 4 (9.30%) Citrix
3 4 (9.30%) Veeam
4 3 (6.98%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
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