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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 187 194 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 34.89% 34.15% 26.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.50% 53.89% 44.04%
Number of salaries quoted 172 174 109
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
331 360 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.75% 63.38% 59.80%
Number of salaries quoted 304 308 264
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +3 62 £37,500 +15.38% 5
Stafford 0 32 £37,500 +29.31% 3
Lichfield +5 26 £21,500 -54.73%
Burton-upon-Trent +1 12 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Tamworth -2 12 £25,250 -32.66% 5
Cannock +7 6 £28,250 -11.02% 1
Uttoxeter - 3 £32,500 -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 269 (52.75%) SQL Server
2 246 (48.24%) .NET
3 200 (39.22%) C#
4 161 (31.57%) ASP.NET
5 140 (27.45%) Microsoft
6 120 (23.53%) HTML
7 115 (22.55%) VB.NET
8 112 (21.96%) MS Excel
9 104 (20.39%) Windows
10 94 (18.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 92 (18.04%) JavaScript
12 88 (17.25%) CSS
13 82 (16.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 79 (15.49%) T-SQL
15 73 (14.31%) Business Intelligence
15 73 (14.31%) Agile Software Development
16 67 (13.14%) Degree
17 66 (12.94%) SQL Server 2008
18 64 (12.55%) .NET Framework
19 61 (11.96%) MVC
20 58 (11.37%) Web Development
21 57 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
22 54 (10.59%) jQuery
22 54 (10.59%) Visual Studio
22 54 (10.59%) XML
23 53 (10.39%) UNIX
24 50 (9.80%) Oracle
25 47 (9.22%) VB
25 47 (9.22%) Finance
26 46 (9.02%) MS Office

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 45 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 29 (5.69%) IIS
3 12 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (1.57%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.57%) Apache
5 7 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.98%) SAS
7 5 (0.98%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.39%) CMS
8 2 (0.39%) OpenEdge
8 2 (0.39%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.20%) Lync
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 112 (21.96%) MS Excel
2 46 (9.02%) MS Office
3 7 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.39%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.20%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 25 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.57%) Line 500
3 6 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.78%) Remedy AR System
6 3 (0.59%) Epicor Vantage
6 3 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.59%) Agresso
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.20%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.76%) SaaS
1 9 (1.76%) Office 365
2 6 (1.18%) Google Apps
3 4 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.53%) TCP/IP
2 12 (2.35%) SNMP
3 6 (1.18%) Firewall
3 6 (1.18%) LAN
3 6 (1.18%) WAN
3 6 (1.18%) VPN
4 4 (0.78%) SAN
4 4 (0.78%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.39%) Broadband
5 2 (0.39%) FTP
5 2 (0.39%) VLAN
6 1 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.20%) HTTP
6 1 (0.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 269 (52.75%) SQL Server
2 94 (18.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 82 (16.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 66 (12.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (8.63%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (7.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 37 (7.25%) Relational Database
8 27 (5.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (5.10%) Crystal Reports
10 17 (3.33%) MySQL
10 17 (3.33%) MS Access
11 16 (3.14%) OLAP
12 15 (2.94%) Oracle Database
13 11 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (1.96%) Big Data
14 10 (1.96%) Data Mining
14 10 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (1.57%) SQL Server 2000
16 6 (1.18%) OLAP Cube
16 6 (1.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 54 (10.59%) Visual Studio
2 18 (3.53%) Subversion
3 9 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.76%) JIRA
4 8 (1.57%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (1.37%) LLBLGen Pro
5 7 (1.37%) NetAdvantage
6 4 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.78%) MSTest
7 3 (0.59%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.39%) Selenium
8 2 (0.39%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.39%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.20%) PVCS
9 1 (0.20%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
General
1 47 (9.22%) Finance
2 12 (2.35%) Marketing
3 11 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (1.18%) Games
4 6 (1.18%) Retail
5 5 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.39%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.20%) Back Office
7 1 (0.20%) Legal
7 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 284 (55.69%) Developer
2 129 (25.29%) Analyst
3 87 (17.06%) .NET Developer
4 44 (8.63%) Senior Developer
5 43 (8.43%) Team Leader
6 41 (8.04%) C# Developer
7 37 (7.25%) SQL Developer
7 37 (7.25%) Software Developer
8 34 (6.67%) Junior
9 31 (6.08%) Support Analyst
10 26 (5.10%) Development Team Leader
11 23 (4.51%) Administrator
12 22 (4.31%) Tester
12 22 (4.31%) VB.NET Developer
13 21 (4.12%) Junior Developer
13 21 (4.12%) Test Analyst
14 20 (3.92%) Applications Support
15 19 (3.73%) Programmer
15 19 (3.73%) Data Warehouse Developer
16 17 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (48.24%) .NET
2 161 (31.57%) ASP.NET
3 120 (23.53%) HTML
4 88 (17.25%) CSS
5 64 (12.55%) .NET Framework
6 54 (10.59%) jQuery
6 54 (10.59%) XML
7 45 (8.82%) Ajax
8 40 (7.84%) WinForms
9 34 (6.67%) Web Services
10 30 (5.88%) HTML5
11 27 (5.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 27 (5.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 25 (4.90%) LINQ
12 25 (4.90%) WPF
13 13 (2.55%) CSS3
14 12 (2.35%) WF
15 8 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (1.57%) SOAP
16 7 (1.37%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 57 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (6.08%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.53%) N-Tier
4 17 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 15 (2.94%) Visualisation
5 15 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.76%) Data Integration
6 9 (1.76%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.76%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.57%) Clustering
8 7 (1.37%) Statistics
9 6 (1.18%) CMDB
9 6 (1.18%) Open Source
10 4 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.78%) PDA
11 3 (0.59%) Replication
11 3 (0.59%) Grid Computing
12 2 (0.39%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.39%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 104 (20.39%) Windows
2 53 (10.39%) UNIX
3 38 (7.45%) Linux
4 18 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.35%) Windows 7
7 11 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (1.76%) Android
9 8 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.37%) CentOS
10 7 (1.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 5 (0.98%) Solaris
12 4 (0.78%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.78%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.59%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (14.31%) Business Intelligence
1 73 (14.31%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (11.96%) MVC
3 58 (11.37%) Web Development
4 42 (8.24%) OO
5 39 (7.65%) Mentoring
6 33 (6.47%) ITIL
6 33 (6.47%) CRM
6 33 (6.47%) ETL
7 31 (6.08%) Data Analysis
8 28 (5.49%) OOP
9 27 (5.29%) Dimensional Modelling
10 26 (5.10%) Unit Testing
11 25 (4.90%) Analytics
12 23 (4.51%) E-Commerce
13 22 (4.31%) Project Management
14 21 (4.12%) Migration
15 19 (3.73%) Data Modelling
16 18 (3.53%) Web Design
17 17 (3.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 200 (39.22%) C#
2 115 (22.55%) VB.NET
3 92 (18.04%) JavaScript
4 79 (15.49%) T-SQL
5 47 (9.22%) VB
6 30 (5.88%) Java
7 24 (4.71%) VB6
7 24 (4.71%) VBA
8 19 (3.73%) PL/SQL
9 16 (3.14%) C++
10 15 (2.94%) Shell Script
11 12 (2.35%) PHP
12 8 (1.57%) COBOL
13 6 (1.18%) C
14 5 (0.98%) Haskell
14 5 (0.98%) Erlang
14 5 (0.98%) F#
14 5 (0.98%) Scala
15 3 (0.59%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 67 (13.14%) Degree
2 29 (5.69%) ISEB
3 14 (2.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (2.55%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.35%) ISTQB
6 8 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.39%) MCP
9 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) MCITP
9 1 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.20%) MCSD
9 1 (0.20%) MCSE
9 1 (0.20%) CCNA
9 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.71%) QA
2 18 (3.53%) SLA
3 4 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.39%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.96%) vSphere
4 7 (1.37%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.78%) Nmap
5 4 (0.78%) XenApp
6 1 (0.20%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (1.57%) WMI
2 7 (1.37%) Nagios
3 6 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.39%) Nessus
5 1 (0.20%) Plesk
Vendors
1 140 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 50 (9.80%) Oracle
3 25 (4.90%) VMware
4 15 (2.94%) Cisco
4 15 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 14 (2.75%) Business Objects
6 12 (2.35%) MicroStrategy
7 10 (1.96%) Teradata
8 9 (1.76%) Sage
8 9 (1.76%) Citrix
9 8 (1.57%) Google
10 7 (1.37%) AccuRev
10 7 (1.37%) Infragistics
11 6 (1.18%) Remedy
11 6 (1.18%) BMC
11 6 (1.18%) Sun
12 5 (0.98%) Cognos
12 5 (0.98%) CA
13 4 (0.78%) Nimsoft
13 4 (0.78%) Veeam
Staffordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + work from home
Posted: 3 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Comp bens package
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 12 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 19 days ago