The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 211 301 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 33.18% 50.93% 25.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.46% 69.35% 50.87%
Number of salaries quoted 192 236 138
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
SQL
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
410 434 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 64.47% 73.43% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 373 338 254
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,050
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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 -1 75 £35,000 -9.09% 9
Tamworth -5 33 £34,000 -9.93% 2
Stafford -8 14 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Lichfield -11 8 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Cannock -1 6 £25,000 -32.88%
Burton-upon-Trent -2 4 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Uttoxeter - 4 £19,000 -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

1 234 (58.35%) .NET
2 214 (53.37%) SQL Server
3 184 (45.89%) C#
4 145 (36.16%) ASP.NET
5 114 (28.43%) HTML
6 109 (27.18%) VB.NET
7 98 (24.44%) Windows
8 89 (22.19%) Microsoft
9 87 (21.70%) T-SQL
10 83 (20.70%) JavaScript
11 82 (20.45%) CSS
12 72 (17.96%) MS Excel
12 72 (17.96%) MVC
13 68 (16.96%) Finance
14 66 (16.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 63 (15.71%) SQL Server 2008
16 62 (15.46%) .NET Framework
17 58 (14.46%) Web Development
17 58 (14.46%) XML
18 57 (14.21%) jQuery
19 56 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
20 54 (13.47%) Oracle
20 54 (13.47%) Business Intelligence
21 53 (13.22%) Relational Database
22 51 (12.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 50 (12.47%) OO
24 47 (11.72%) Visual Studio
24 47 (11.72%) HTML5
25 46 (11.47%) Degree
25 46 (11.47%) VB

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 30 (7.48%) IIS
2 24 (5.99%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.74%) Apache
4 6 (1.50%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.75%) ColdFusion
6 3 (0.75%) CMS
7 2 (0.50%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.25%) SAS
8 1 (0.25%) JBoss
8 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.25%) WordPress
8 1 (0.25%) Kentico
8 1 (0.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 72 (17.96%) MS Excel
2 31 (7.73%) MS Office
3 8 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.50%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (3.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.50%) Line 500
3 4 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.25%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.50%) SaaS
2 4 (1.00%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.50%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.99%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.49%) SNMP
3 6 (1.50%) LAN
3 6 (1.50%) WAN
4 5 (1.25%) Firewall
5 4 (1.00%) VPN
6 3 (0.75%) Internet
7 2 (0.50%) Broadband
8 1 (0.25%) SAN
8 1 (0.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (53.37%) SQL Server
2 66 (16.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 63 (15.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (13.22%) Relational Database
5 51 (12.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (8.48%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (7.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 27 (6.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (5.49%) MySQL
10 21 (5.24%) Crystal Reports
11 15 (3.74%) NoSQL
12 13 (3.24%) MS Access
13 11 (2.74%) Oracle Database
14 10 (2.49%) Data Mining
15 7 (1.75%) OLAP
16 6 (1.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 6 (1.50%) Big Data
17 5 (1.25%) OLAP Cube
18 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 47 (11.72%) Visual Studio
2 12 (2.99%) JIRA
3 10 (2.49%) ReSharper
3 10 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.00%) AccuRev
5 6 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (1.25%) NetAdvantage
6 5 (1.25%) LLBLGen Pro
7 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.75%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.75%) MSTest
9 2 (0.50%) Hudson
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.50%) Selenium
9 2 (0.50%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.25%) NUnit
10 1 (0.25%) Subversion
10 1 (0.25%) Maven
General
1 68 (16.96%) Finance
2 13 (3.24%) Marketing
3 11 (2.74%) Back Office
4 5 (1.25%) Games
4 5 (1.25%) Retail
5 4 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 231 (57.61%) Developer
2 67 (16.71%) Analyst
2 67 (16.71%) .NET Developer
3 43 (10.72%) C# Developer
4 33 (8.23%) Senior Developer
5 27 (6.73%) Web Developer
6 25 (6.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (5.99%) Support Analyst
8 22 (5.49%) Software Developer
8 22 (5.49%) Junior
9 18 (4.49%) VB.NET Developer
10 17 (4.24%) Team Leader
11 16 (3.99%) Lead Developer
12 15 (3.74%) Applications Support
12 15 (3.74%) Programmer
12 15 (3.74%) DBA
12 15 (3.74%) SQL Developer
12 15 (3.74%) AWS Developer
13 13 (3.24%) Consultant
14 12 (2.99%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (58.35%) .NET
2 145 (36.16%) ASP.NET
3 114 (28.43%) HTML
4 82 (20.45%) CSS
5 62 (15.46%) .NET Framework
6 58 (14.46%) XML
7 57 (14.21%) jQuery
8 47 (11.72%) HTML5
9 35 (8.73%) WinForms
9 35 (8.73%) Ajax
10 28 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (6.48%) Entity Framework
11 26 (6.48%) LINQ
12 25 (6.23%) Web Services
13 19 (4.74%) WPF
14 18 (4.49%) WCF
14 18 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 14 (3.49%) CSS3
16 13 (3.24%) SOAP
17 10 (2.49%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.48%) Computer Science
2 28 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (6.23%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (3.99%) N-Tier
5 10 (2.49%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.24%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.75%) Statistics
8 6 (1.50%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.25%) Open Source
10 4 (1.00%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.00%) PDA
11 3 (0.75%) Replication
11 3 (0.75%) Grid Computing
11 3 (0.75%) FMCG
11 3 (0.75%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.50%) User Experience
12 2 (0.50%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.50%) Handset
13 1 (0.25%) EPoS
13 1 (0.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 98 (24.44%) Windows
2 30 (7.48%) Linux
3 24 (5.99%) UNIX
4 14 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.74%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.25%) Android
9 4 (1.00%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.75%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.75%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.25%) Solaris
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (17.96%) MVC
2 58 (14.46%) Web Development
3 56 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (13.47%) Business Intelligence
5 50 (12.47%) OO
6 34 (8.48%) OOP
7 30 (7.48%) E-Commerce
7 30 (7.48%) SOA
8 28 (6.98%) Project Management
9 27 (6.73%) Unit Testing
10 21 (5.24%) ETL
10 21 (5.24%) ITIL
11 19 (4.74%) TDD
11 19 (4.74%) Analytics
11 19 (4.74%) Mentoring
12 18 (4.49%) CRM
13 13 (3.24%) Scrum
14 12 (2.99%) Web Design
14 12 (2.99%) Change Management
14 12 (2.99%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 184 (45.89%) C#
2 109 (27.18%) VB.NET
3 87 (21.70%) T-SQL
4 83 (20.70%) JavaScript
5 46 (11.47%) VB
6 34 (8.48%) Java
7 27 (6.73%) VB6
8 17 (4.24%) VBA
9 16 (3.99%) Shell Script
9 16 (3.99%) PHP
9 16 (3.99%) PL/SQL
10 12 (2.99%) C++
11 10 (2.49%) Haskell
11 10 (2.49%) Erlang
11 10 (2.49%) Scala
12 9 (2.24%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.75%) F#
14 6 (1.50%) COBOL
14 6 (1.50%) C
15 5 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (11.47%) Degree
2 9 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.00%) ISEB
3 8 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (1.75%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.50%) MCP
8 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.24%) SLA
2 16 (3.99%) QA
3 3 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.50%) COBIT
5 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (6.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.00%) XenApp
5 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (2.24%) WMI
2 2 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.25%) Plesk
3 1 (0.25%) Sysprep
3 1 (0.25%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.25%) Nessus
3 1 (0.25%) Nmap
Vendors
1 89 (22.19%) Microsoft
2 54 (13.47%) Oracle
3 24 (5.99%) Business Objects
4 20 (4.99%) Teradata
5 14 (3.49%) VMware
5 14 (3.49%) Cisco
6 10 (2.49%) Sun
6 10 (2.49%) Red Hat
7 7 (1.75%) Sage
7 7 (1.75%) Google
8 6 (1.50%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (1.50%) Citrix
9 5 (1.25%) SAP
9 5 (1.25%) Cognos
9 5 (1.25%) Infragistics
10 4 (1.00%) Netezza
10 4 (1.00%) Greenplum
10 4 (1.00%) Veeam
10 4 (1.00%) Vertica
11 3 (0.75%) Adobe
Stafford, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £19000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Growth
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + +FE Car, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + + Comp Bens package
Posted: 11 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + FE Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Lichfield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 13 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + inc FE Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 26 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + + FE Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 26 days ago