The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 393 273 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 54.21% 41.81% 31.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 74.57% 68.25% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 303 236 155
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
527 400 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.69% 61.26% 59.89%
Number of salaries quoted 427 352 267
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Salary Trend in Staffordshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

SQL
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent 0 140 £32,500 -18.75% 12
Burton-upon-Trent 0 44 £37,500 +15.38% 5
Cannock +15 28 £40,000 +35.02%
Tamworth +1 17 £32,500 -4.41%
Lichfield -1 15 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Stafford -11 7 £29,000 -7.20% 2
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

1 374 (52.82%) .NET
2 372 (52.54%) SQL Server
3 262 (37.01%) C#
4 257 (36.30%) ASP.NET
5 210 (29.66%) Microsoft
6 183 (25.85%) VB.NET
7 157 (22.18%) T-SQL
7 157 (22.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 146 (20.62%) HTML
9 136 (19.21%) MS Excel
10 123 (17.37%) CSS
11 112 (15.82%) JavaScript
12 111 (15.68%) Windows
13 102 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
13 102 (14.41%) .NET Framework
14 96 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 92 (12.99%) XML
16 87 (12.29%) Web Development
17 84 (11.86%) jQuery
17 84 (11.86%) Ajax
18 83 (11.72%) Data Warehouse
19 77 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
19 77 (10.88%) Finance
20 72 (10.17%) Web Services
20 72 (10.17%) HTML5
21 70 (9.89%) Degree
22 67 (9.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 67 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
23 63 (8.90%) MVC
24 59 (8.33%) ETL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 47 (6.64%) IIS
2 31 (4.38%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (0.85%) Node.js
5 5 (0.71%) SAS
6 1 (0.14%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.14%) CMS
6 1 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 136 (19.21%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.11%) MS Office
3 5 (0.71%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.14%) Stata
4 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.98%) Agresso
2 9 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.85%) Line 500
3 6 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.56%) Remedy AR System
4 4 (0.56%) Magento
5 3 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.84%) Office 365
2 6 (0.85%) ElastiCache
2 6 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (0.85%) Amazon S3
2 6 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.56%) SaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.26%) Wireshark
2 11 (1.55%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.99%) HTTP
4 4 (0.56%) LAN
4 4 (0.56%) WAN
4 4 (0.56%) SAN
4 4 (0.56%) Intranet
5 3 (0.42%) FTP
5 3 (0.42%) VLAN
6 2 (0.28%) VPN
6 2 (0.28%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.28%) Firewall
7 1 (0.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 372 (52.54%) SQL Server
2 157 (22.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 96 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 83 (11.72%) Data Warehouse
5 67 (9.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 67 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 52 (7.34%) OLAP
6 52 (7.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 49 (6.92%) Relational Database
8 29 (4.10%) Crystal Reports
9 18 (2.54%) DTS
9 18 (2.54%) MySQL
10 17 (2.40%) SQL Server 2000
11 16 (2.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 16 (2.26%) QlikView
12 15 (2.12%) Big Data
12 15 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (1.98%) MS Access
14 13 (1.84%) OLTP
15 12 (1.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 53 (7.49%) Visual Studio
2 30 (4.24%) Subversion
2 30 (4.24%) JIRA
3 27 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (2.54%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (0.85%) Mercurial
5 6 (0.85%) MSTest
5 6 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (0.85%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.56%) NUnit
7 2 (0.28%) LLBLGen Pro
7 2 (0.28%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.28%) Ant
7 2 (0.28%) NetAdvantage
8 1 (0.14%) Selenium
8 1 (0.14%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.14%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 77 (10.88%) Finance
2 32 (4.52%) Retail
3 31 (4.38%) Games
4 17 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (1.55%) Billing
6 6 (0.85%) Marketing
7 3 (0.42%) Advertising
8 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.28%) Back Office
9 1 (0.14%) Automotive
9 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 442 (62.43%) Developer
2 154 (21.75%) .NET Developer
3 79 (11.16%) Analyst
3 79 (11.16%) SQL Developer
4 75 (10.59%) C# Developer
5 67 (9.46%) Senior Developer
6 64 (9.04%) Team Leader
7 58 (8.19%) DBA
7 58 (8.19%) Software Developer
8 47 (6.64%) SQL DBA
9 44 (6.21%) VB.NET Developer
10 43 (6.07%) ASP.NET Developer
11 40 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
12 35 (4.94%) MI Developer
13 32 (4.52%) Junior
14 31 (4.38%) Database Developer
15 30 (4.24%) SQL Database Developer
16 29 (4.10%) SQL Server DBA
16 29 (4.10%) Lead Developer
16 29 (4.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 374 (52.82%) .NET
2 257 (36.30%) ASP.NET
3 146 (20.62%) HTML
4 123 (17.37%) CSS
5 102 (14.41%) .NET Framework
6 92 (12.99%) XML
7 84 (11.86%) Ajax
7 84 (11.86%) jQuery
8 72 (10.17%) Web Services
8 72 (10.17%) HTML5
9 57 (8.05%) WinForms
10 40 (5.65%) WCF
11 39 (5.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (5.23%) WPF
13 34 (4.80%) CSS3
14 29 (4.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 27 (3.81%) XSLT
16 26 (3.67%) XHTML
17 18 (2.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 17 (2.40%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (6.92%) N-Tier
2 16 (2.26%) Mathematics
3 14 (1.98%) Replication
4 13 (1.84%) Online Games
5 10 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (0.99%) Management Information System
7 6 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 6 (0.85%) Social Media
7 6 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.71%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.56%) CMDB
9 4 (0.56%) Online Gambling
9 4 (0.56%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.56%) EPoS
9 4 (0.56%) Clustering
9 4 (0.56%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (0.42%) Statistics
11 2 (0.28%) Economics
12 1 (0.14%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.14%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 111 (15.68%) Windows
2 38 (5.37%) UNIX
3 16 (2.26%) Linux
4 11 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.42%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.42%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.28%) Android
8 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.14%) Debian
8 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
2 87 (12.29%) Web Development
3 77 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (8.90%) MVC
5 59 (8.33%) ETL
6 49 (6.92%) Unit Testing
7 45 (6.36%) TDD
8 42 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
9 40 (5.65%) SOA
9 40 (5.65%) E-Commerce
9 40 (5.65%) ITIL
10 39 (5.51%) OO
11 33 (4.66%) Data Modelling
11 33 (4.66%) SEO
11 33 (4.66%) Software Engineering
12 30 (4.24%) Performance Tuning
13 27 (3.81%) Security Testing
14 26 (3.67%) Document Management
15 25 (3.53%) Dimensional Modelling
16 24 (3.39%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 262 (37.01%) C#
2 183 (25.85%) VB.NET
3 157 (22.18%) T-SQL
4 112 (15.82%) JavaScript
5 55 (7.77%) VB
6 27 (3.81%) VB6
7 16 (2.26%) VBA
8 15 (2.12%) PL/SQL
8 15 (2.12%) C++
9 14 (1.98%) PHP
10 13 (1.84%) Shell Script
11 12 (1.69%) Python
11 12 (1.69%) Ruby
12 11 (1.55%) PowerShell
12 11 (1.55%) Java
13 10 (1.41%) C
13 10 (1.41%) VBScript
14 5 (0.71%) COBOL
14 5 (0.71%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.56%) F#
Qualifications
1 70 (9.89%) Degree
2 16 (2.26%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.71%) MCSE
6 3 (0.42%) MCSA
7 2 (0.28%) ISEB
7 2 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.14%) MCITP
8 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.53%) PCI DSS
2 12 (1.69%) QA
3 11 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.99%) SLA
5 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.85%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.42%) XenApp
4 3 (0.42%) vSphere
5 2 (0.28%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (0.42%) SCCM
2 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 210 (29.66%) Microsoft
2 49 (6.92%) Oracle
2 49 (6.92%) Cognos
3 28 (3.95%) AccuRev
4 22 (3.11%) MicroStrategy
5 17 (2.40%) Business Objects
6 12 (1.69%) Remedy
7 11 (1.55%) VMware
8 7 (0.99%) Citrix
9 6 (0.85%) Infragistics
9 6 (0.85%) Cisco
9 6 (0.85%) Sage
10 4 (0.56%) BMC
10 4 (0.56%) Logi Analytics
11 3 (0.42%) Teradata
11 3 (0.42%) Kronos
11 3 (0.42%) ATG
12 2 (0.28%) Perforce
12 2 (0.28%) Avaya
12 2 (0.28%) Adobe
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: highly negotiable + car and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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SmartSourcing plc
Salary: ''s highly negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: ''s highly negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: ''s highly negotiable + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: highly competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: £35426.45 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + shift / night shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago