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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 274 216 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 41.02% 33.13% 28.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 59.05% 59.50% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 223 186 117
Average salary £35,000 £29,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -25.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
464 363 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 69.46% 55.67% 64.83%
Number of salaries quoted 394 303 259
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 98 £32,500 +8.33% 15
Stafford 0 27 £35,000 +34.61% 5
Tamworth +8 26 £32,000 -14.66% 1
Lichfield 0 20 £30,500 -6.15% 2
Burton-upon-Trent +2 18 £44,500 +36.92% 3
Cannock +2 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Uttoxeter - 1 £20,000 -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 355 (52.21%) SQL Server
2 324 (47.65%) .NET
3 265 (38.97%) C#
4 219 (32.21%) ASP.NET
5 211 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 154 (22.65%) VB.NET
7 152 (22.35%) HTML
8 138 (20.29%) T-SQL
9 132 (19.41%) JavaScript
10 119 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 117 (17.21%) MS Excel
12 115 (16.91%) CSS
13 103 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
14 101 (14.85%) Windows
15 99 (14.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 95 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
17 93 (13.68%) .NET Framework
18 84 (12.35%) jQuery
19 82 (12.06%) Degree
20 78 (11.47%) XML
21 73 (10.74%) UNIX
22 72 (10.59%) Ajax
22 72 (10.59%) Mentoring
23 71 (10.44%) Data Warehouse
24 69 (10.15%) SQL Server 2008
25 68 (10.00%) Visual Studio
26 64 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
27 63 (9.26%) Web Services
27 63 (9.26%) WinForms
27 63 (9.26%) Web Development

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 46 (6.76%) SharePoint
2 41 (6.03%) IIS
3 20 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (0.88%) SAS
6 5 (0.74%) ColdFusion
7 4 (0.59%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.44%) Apache
8 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.29%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.29%) CMS
10 1 (0.15%) Lync
10 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 117 (17.21%) MS Excel
2 43 (6.32%) MS Office
3 7 (1.03%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.50%) Agresso
3 11 (1.62%) Line 500
4 7 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.88%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (0.59%) Remedy AR System
7 3 (0.44%) Epicor Vantage
8 2 (0.29%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.21%) Office 365
2 7 (1.03%) SaaS
3 5 (0.74%) Google Apps
3 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.18%) SAN
2 7 (1.03%) LAN
2 7 (1.03%) WAN
2 7 (1.03%) SNMP
2 7 (1.03%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.88%) VPN
3 6 (0.88%) FTP
4 5 (0.74%) Wireshark
5 4 (0.59%) Firewall
5 4 (0.59%) VLAN
5 4 (0.59%) HTTP
6 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.15%) Internet
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 355 (52.21%) SQL Server
2 119 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 99 (14.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (10.44%) Data Warehouse
5 69 (10.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 57 (8.38%) Relational Database
7 56 (8.24%) OLAP
8 54 (7.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 44 (6.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 33 (4.85%) Crystal Reports
11 18 (2.65%) QlikView
11 18 (2.65%) Big Data
12 15 (2.21%) MySQL
13 13 (1.91%) SQL Server 2000
13 13 (1.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 13 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (1.76%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.47%) MS Access
15 10 (1.47%) Oracle Database
16 7 (1.03%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 68 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 48 (7.06%) Subversion
3 17 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (2.35%) JIRA
5 11 (1.62%) Visual Studio Team System
6 9 (1.32%) NetAdvantage
6 9 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (1.32%) LLBLGen Pro
7 6 (0.88%) Mercurial
7 6 (0.88%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.59%) MSTest
9 3 (0.44%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.44%) Selenium
9 3 (0.44%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.29%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.29%) Ant
10 2 (0.29%) Metasploit
10 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.15%) JDeveloper
General
1 58 (8.53%) Finance
2 30 (4.41%) Retail
3 10 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (1.47%) Marketing
4 5 (0.74%) Games
5 4 (0.59%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.44%) Back Office
7 2 (0.29%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.29%) Advertising
8 1 (0.15%) Billing
8 1 (0.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 404 (59.41%) Developer
2 132 (19.41%) Analyst
3 118 (17.35%) .NET Developer
4 79 (11.62%) Team Leader
5 72 (10.59%) SQL Developer
6 71 (10.44%) Senior Developer
7 63 (9.26%) Software Developer
8 58 (8.53%) C# Developer
9 40 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
10 39 (5.74%) VB.NET Developer
11 38 (5.59%) Junior
12 28 (4.12%) .NET Team Leader
13 27 (3.97%) Junior Developer
13 27 (3.97%) Microstrategy Developer
14 26 (3.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 26 (3.82%) Tester
15 25 (3.68%) Test Analyst
15 25 (3.68%) ASP.NET Developer
15 25 (3.68%) Administrator
16 23 (3.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 324 (47.65%) .NET
2 219 (32.21%) ASP.NET
3 152 (22.35%) HTML
4 115 (16.91%) CSS
5 93 (13.68%) .NET Framework
6 84 (12.35%) jQuery
7 78 (11.47%) XML
8 72 (10.59%) Ajax
9 63 (9.26%) WinForms
9 63 (9.26%) Web Services
10 44 (6.47%) WPF
11 34 (5.00%) HTML5
12 32 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (4.26%) LINQ
14 21 (3.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 20 (2.94%) CSS3
16 17 (2.50%) WF
17 16 (2.35%) Silverlight
17 16 (2.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 14 (2.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 64 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (3.53%) N-Tier
3 22 (3.24%) Mathematics
4 16 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.21%) Visualisation
6 12 (1.76%) Data Structures
6 12 (1.76%) Algorithms
7 11 (1.62%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.18%) Data Integration
9 8 (1.18%) Clustering
10 6 (0.88%) CMDB
11 5 (0.74%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (0.74%) Open Source
11 5 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.44%) Replication
12 3 (0.44%) Online Gambling
13 2 (0.29%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.29%) Online Games
14 1 (0.15%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 101 (14.85%) Windows
2 73 (10.74%) UNIX
3 34 (5.00%) Linux
4 15 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.03%) CentOS
6 7 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 7 (1.03%) Android
7 5 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.74%) Solaris
7 5 (0.74%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.59%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
2 95 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (10.59%) Mentoring
4 63 (9.26%) Web Development
5 58 (8.53%) MVC
6 56 (8.24%) ETL
7 51 (7.50%) OO
8 41 (6.03%) E-Commerce
9 40 (5.88%) Data Analysis
9 40 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
10 38 (5.59%) ITIL
10 38 (5.59%) Data Modelling
11 35 (5.15%) CRM
12 33 (4.85%) Unit Testing
13 31 (4.56%) OOP
14 23 (3.38%) Data Management
14 23 (3.38%) Software Engineering
15 22 (3.24%) Migration
16 20 (2.94%) Software Testing
16 20 (2.94%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 265 (38.97%) C#
2 154 (22.65%) VB.NET
3 138 (20.29%) T-SQL
4 132 (19.41%) JavaScript
5 52 (7.65%) VB
6 27 (3.97%) C++
7 25 (3.68%) Java
8 22 (3.24%) VB6
9 20 (2.94%) PL/SQL
9 20 (2.94%) VBA
10 14 (2.06%) Shell Script
11 13 (1.91%) C
12 10 (1.47%) PHP
13 8 (1.18%) COBOL
14 7 (1.03%) Python
15 6 (0.88%) Ruby
15 6 (0.88%) Haskell
15 6 (0.88%) Erlang
15 6 (0.88%) F#
15 6 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 82 (12.06%) Degree
2 26 (3.82%) ISEB
3 15 (2.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (1.76%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.32%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.74%) MCSE
8 3 (0.44%) MCSA
9 2 (0.29%) CCNA
9 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.29%) MCITP
10 1 (0.15%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.09%) QA
2 16 (2.35%) SLA
3 5 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.91%) vSphere
3 10 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.59%) Nmap
6 3 (0.44%) XenApp
6 3 (0.44%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.03%) Nagios
2 6 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.44%) WMI
4 3 (0.44%) SCCM
5 2 (0.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 211 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 57 (8.38%) Oracle
3 37 (5.44%) MicroStrategy
4 25 (3.68%) VMware
5 15 (2.21%) Cognos
6 12 (1.76%) Business Objects
6 12 (1.76%) Infragistics
6 12 (1.76%) AccuRev
7 11 (1.62%) Cisco
7 11 (1.62%) Sage
7 11 (1.62%) Citrix
8 10 (1.47%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.32%) Teradata
10 8 (1.18%) Remedy
11 7 (1.03%) Google
12 6 (0.88%) Kronos
12 6 (0.88%) ATG
12 6 (0.88%) BMC
12 6 (0.88%) Sun
13 5 (0.74%) CA
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, great project
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + fantastic training and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum + Car / Bonus / Laptop / Mobile
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Up to £22k + pkg
Posted: 5 days ago