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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 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 385 212 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 52.96% 33.97% 31.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 74.04% 61.63% 51.27%
Number of salaries quoted 289 166 150
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
520 344 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 71.53% 55.13% 60.97%
Number of salaries quoted 415 277 261
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +1 130 £32,500 -7.14% 16
Burton-upon-Trent +1 37 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Stafford 0 33 £35,213 +35.43% 8
Tamworth +9 28 £33,000 +25.71% 2
Cannock +9 23 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Lichfield 0 15 £32,500 -31.57% 5
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 415 (52.27%) SQL Server
2 397 (50.00%) .NET
3 300 (37.78%) C#
4 278 (35.01%) ASP.NET
5 256 (32.24%) Microsoft
6 188 (23.68%) VB.NET
7 184 (23.17%) HTML
8 161 (20.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 157 (19.77%) T-SQL
10 151 (19.02%) MS Excel
11 150 (18.89%) CSS
12 148 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
13 140 (17.63%) JavaScript
14 121 (15.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 118 (14.86%) Windows
16 117 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
17 112 (14.11%) .NET Framework
18 106 (13.35%) Ajax
19 99 (12.47%) jQuery
20 98 (12.34%) XML
21 97 (12.22%) Degree
22 94 (11.84%) Web Development
23 93 (11.71%) Mentoring
24 84 (10.58%) Web Services
25 82 (10.33%) Data Warehouse
26 74 (9.32%) Finance
27 72 (9.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
28 70 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
28 70 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
29 65 (8.19%) HTML5

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 52 (6.55%) IIS
2 43 (5.42%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.14%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (1.01%) SAS
5 3 (0.38%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.38%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.25%) OpenEdge
6 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.13%) CMS
7 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 151 (19.02%) MS Excel
2 37 (4.66%) MS Office
3 7 (0.88%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.13%) Stata
4 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 17 (2.14%) Agresso
2 8 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.88%) Line 500
4 6 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
5 5 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.38%) Remedy AR System
6 3 (0.38%) Magento
7 2 (0.25%) Epicor Vantage
8 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.14%) Office 365
2 7 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.76%) SaaS
4 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.02%) Wireshark
2 11 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.01%) SAN
4 6 (0.76%) FTP
4 6 (0.76%) HTTP
5 5 (0.63%) LAN
5 5 (0.63%) WAN
5 5 (0.63%) VLAN
6 4 (0.50%) VPN
7 3 (0.38%) Firewall
8 2 (0.25%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 415 (52.27%) SQL Server
2 161 (20.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 121 (15.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 82 (10.33%) Data Warehouse
5 72 (9.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 70 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 62 (7.81%) OLAP
8 59 (7.43%) Relational Database
9 49 (6.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 32 (4.03%) Crystal Reports
11 21 (2.64%) QlikView
12 18 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 17 (2.14%) SQL Server 2000
14 13 (1.64%) Oracle Database
14 13 (1.64%) Big Data
15 12 (1.51%) MySQL
15 12 (1.51%) RDBMS
15 12 (1.51%) DTS
16 8 (1.01%) MS Access
17 6 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 58 (7.30%) Visual Studio
2 48 (6.05%) Subversion
3 30 (3.78%) JIRA
4 25 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (2.52%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (0.76%) Git (software)
7 6 (0.76%) MSTest
7 6 (0.76%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.38%) LLBLGen Pro
8 3 (0.38%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.38%) NetAdvantage
9 2 (0.25%) Ant
9 2 (0.25%) Selenium
9 2 (0.25%) JDeveloper
9 2 (0.25%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.13%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.13%) WebDriver
General
1 74 (9.32%) Finance
2 36 (4.53%) Retail
3 23 (2.90%) Games
4 18 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (1.13%) Marketing
6 6 (0.76%) Billing
7 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.25%) Back Office
7 2 (0.25%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.25%) Advertising
8 1 (0.13%) Automotive
8 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 474 (59.70%) Developer
2 157 (19.77%) .NET Developer
3 126 (15.87%) Analyst
4 81 (10.20%) Team Leader
5 76 (9.57%) SQL Developer
6 73 (9.19%) Software Developer
6 73 (9.19%) Senior Developer
7 72 (9.07%) C# Developer
8 47 (5.92%) VB.NET Developer
8 47 (5.92%) Junior
9 42 (5.29%) ASP.NET Developer
9 42 (5.29%) Development Team Leader
10 41 (5.16%) DBA
11 34 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
12 33 (4.16%) Web Developer
12 33 (4.16%) SQL DBA
13 30 (3.78%) Tester
14 28 (3.53%) .NET Team Leader
15 27 (3.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 27 (3.40%) MI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 397 (50.00%) .NET
2 278 (35.01%) ASP.NET
3 184 (23.17%) HTML
4 150 (18.89%) CSS
5 112 (14.11%) .NET Framework
6 106 (13.35%) Ajax
7 99 (12.47%) jQuery
8 98 (12.34%) XML
9 84 (10.58%) Web Services
10 65 (8.19%) HTML5
11 63 (7.93%) WinForms
12 44 (5.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 38 (4.79%) WPF
14 35 (4.41%) CSS3
15 34 (4.28%) WCF
16 29 (3.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 26 (3.27%) XSLT
18 24 (3.02%) XHTML
19 22 (2.77%) WF
20 18 (2.27%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 70 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (6.17%) N-Tier
3 24 (3.02%) Algorithms
4 23 (2.90%) Mathematics
5 14 (1.76%) Computer Science
5 14 (1.76%) Visualisation
6 12 (1.51%) Data Structures
6 12 (1.51%) Online Games
7 11 (1.39%) Clustering
8 8 (1.01%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.01%) Replication
9 7 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (0.88%) Data Integration
10 6 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.63%) CMDB
11 5 (0.63%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (0.50%) Open Source
13 3 (0.38%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.38%) EPoS
13 3 (0.38%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 118 (14.86%) Windows
2 62 (7.81%) UNIX
3 20 (2.52%) Linux
4 13 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.76%) CentOS
5 6 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.50%) Solaris
7 4 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.50%) Android
8 3 (0.38%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.25%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.13%) Debian
10 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
3 94 (11.84%) Web Development
4 93 (11.71%) Mentoring
5 65 (8.19%) MVC
6 64 (8.06%) ETL
7 48 (6.05%) ITIL
7 48 (6.05%) OO
8 47 (5.92%) E-Commerce
8 47 (5.92%) Unit Testing
9 40 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (4.53%) Data Analysis
11 35 (4.41%) Dimensional Modelling
12 34 (4.28%) SOA
13 33 (4.16%) Data Modelling
14 29 (3.65%) OOP
15 28 (3.53%) TDD
15 28 (3.53%) Migration
16 25 (3.15%) Data Management
16 25 (3.15%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 300 (37.78%) C#
2 188 (23.68%) VB.NET
3 157 (19.77%) T-SQL
4 140 (17.63%) JavaScript
5 51 (6.42%) VB
6 27 (3.40%) C++
7 21 (2.64%) VB6
8 18 (2.27%) Java
9 15 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 14 (1.76%) C
11 12 (1.51%) Python
11 12 (1.51%) Ruby
11 12 (1.51%) PowerShell
12 11 (1.39%) VBA
13 9 (1.13%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.01%) PHP
14 8 (1.01%) COBOL
15 6 (0.76%) F#
15 6 (0.76%) Scala
15 6 (0.76%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 97 (12.22%) Degree
2 20 (2.52%) ISEB
3 15 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.63%) MCSE
7 5 (0.63%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.38%) MCSA
9 2 (0.25%) CCNA
9 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.25%) MCITP
10 1 (0.13%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.15%) QA
2 17 (2.14%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.39%) SLA
4 7 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.51%) vSphere
3 11 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.13%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.38%) XenApp
5 3 (0.38%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.38%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (0.76%) Nagios
2 5 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.38%) SCCM
4 1 (0.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 256 (32.24%) Microsoft
2 60 (7.56%) Oracle
3 42 (5.29%) Cognos
4 35 (4.41%) MicroStrategy
5 26 (3.27%) AccuRev
6 22 (2.77%) VMware
7 14 (1.76%) Business Objects
8 13 (1.64%) Remedy
9 10 (1.26%) Citrix
10 7 (0.88%) Sage
10 7 (0.88%) Cisco
10 7 (0.88%) Infragistics
11 6 (0.76%) ATG
11 6 (0.76%) Kronos
11 6 (0.76%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.63%) BMC
12 5 (0.63%) Sun
13 4 (0.50%) HP
13 4 (0.50%) Teradata
13 4 (0.50%) Logi Analytics
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £38000 per annum + flexi working, health, parking
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, car, pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Network ITR
Salary: 35k to 45k per year GBP
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + bonus, pension, childcare
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 38k per year + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago