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 23 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
23 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 393 275 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 54.51% 41.98% 31.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 75.14% 69.44% 52.62%
Number of salaries quoted 301 238 158
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
523 396 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.54% 60.46% 60.30%
Number of salaries quoted 421 348 278
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,100 £26,500
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 23 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 23 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 0 138 £32,500 -18.75% 9
Burton-upon-Trent 0 40 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Cannock +15 27 £40,000 +33.89% 1
Tamworth +1 18 £31,000 -8.82% 1
Lichfield +2 16 £33,750 +12.50% 3
Stafford -11 7 £29,000 -10.76%
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 368 (52.87%) .NET
2 359 (51.58%) SQL Server
3 257 (36.93%) C#
4 254 (36.49%) ASP.NET
5 206 (29.60%) Microsoft
6 181 (26.01%) VB.NET
7 154 (22.13%) T-SQL
8 153 (21.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 141 (20.26%) HTML
10 132 (18.97%) MS Excel
11 120 (17.24%) CSS
12 108 (15.52%) JavaScript
13 107 (15.37%) Windows
14 102 (14.66%) .NET Framework
15 99 (14.22%) Business Intelligence
16 93 (13.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 89 (12.79%) XML
18 85 (12.21%) Web Development
19 83 (11.93%) jQuery
19 83 (11.93%) Ajax
20 82 (11.78%) Data Warehouse
21 78 (11.21%) Finance
22 77 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
23 71 (10.20%) HTML5
24 69 (9.91%) Web Services
25 68 (9.77%) Degree
26 66 (9.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 66 (9.48%) SQL Server 2008
27 65 (9.34%) MVC
28 57 (8.19%) ETL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 46 (6.61%) IIS
2 29 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (0.86%) Node.js
5 5 (0.72%) SAS
6 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.14%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.14%) CMS
7 1 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 132 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.87%) MS Office
3 5 (0.72%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.14%) Stata
4 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.87%) Agresso
2 8 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.86%) Line 500
4 5 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.57%) Remedy AR System
5 4 (0.57%) Magento
6 3 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.72%) Office 365
2 6 (0.86%) ElastiCache
2 6 (0.86%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (0.86%) Amazon S3
2 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.57%) SaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.30%) Wireshark
2 11 (1.58%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.86%) HTTP
4 4 (0.57%) LAN
4 4 (0.57%) WAN
4 4 (0.57%) SAN
4 4 (0.57%) Intranet
5 3 (0.43%) FTP
5 3 (0.43%) VLAN
6 2 (0.29%) VPN
6 2 (0.29%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.29%) Firewall
7 1 (0.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 359 (51.58%) SQL Server
2 153 (21.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 93 (13.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 82 (11.78%) Data Warehouse
5 66 (9.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 66 (9.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 50 (7.18%) OLAP
7 49 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 45 (6.47%) Relational Database
9 29 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
10 18 (2.59%) DTS
11 17 (2.44%) MySQL
11 17 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 17 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (2.30%) SQL Server 2000
13 15 (2.16%) MS Access
13 15 (2.16%) QlikView
13 15 (2.16%) Big Data
14 13 (1.87%) OLTP
14 13 (1.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 50 (7.18%) Visual Studio
2 30 (4.31%) Subversion
3 29 (4.17%) JIRA
4 26 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (2.59%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (0.86%) Mercurial
6 6 (0.86%) MSTest
6 6 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (0.86%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.57%) NUnit
8 2 (0.29%) LLBLGen Pro
8 2 (0.29%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.29%) Ant
8 2 (0.29%) NetAdvantage
9 1 (0.14%) Selenium
9 1 (0.14%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.14%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 78 (11.21%) Finance
2 32 (4.60%) Games
3 30 (4.31%) Retail
4 17 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (1.58%) Billing
6 6 (0.86%) Marketing
7 3 (0.43%) Advertising
8 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.14%) Automotive
9 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 433 (62.21%) Developer
2 153 (21.98%) .NET Developer
3 77 (11.06%) SQL Developer
4 75 (10.78%) C# Developer
4 75 (10.78%) Analyst
5 66 (9.48%) Senior Developer
6 63 (9.05%) Team Leader
7 59 (8.48%) DBA
8 53 (7.61%) Software Developer
9 48 (6.90%) SQL DBA
10 45 (6.47%) ASP.NET Developer
11 42 (6.03%) VB.NET Developer
12 41 (5.89%) C# .NET Developer
13 35 (5.03%) MI Developer
14 31 (4.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 31 (4.45%) Junior
15 30 (4.31%) SQL Server DBA
16 29 (4.17%) Database Developer
17 28 (4.02%) Lead Developer
17 28 (4.02%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (52.87%) .NET
2 254 (36.49%) ASP.NET
3 141 (20.26%) HTML
4 120 (17.24%) CSS
5 102 (14.66%) .NET Framework
6 89 (12.79%) XML
7 83 (11.93%) jQuery
7 83 (11.93%) Ajax
8 71 (10.20%) HTML5
9 69 (9.91%) Web Services
10 54 (7.76%) WinForms
11 40 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (5.46%) WCF
13 35 (5.03%) WPF
14 32 (4.60%) CSS3
15 28 (4.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 27 (3.88%) XSLT
17 26 (3.74%) XHTML
18 18 (2.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 17 (2.44%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.90%) N-Tier
2 15 (2.16%) Mathematics
3 14 (2.01%) Replication
4 13 (1.87%) Online Games
5 10 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 6 (0.86%) Computer Science
7 6 (0.86%) Social Media
7 6 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.72%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.57%) CMDB
9 4 (0.57%) Online Gambling
9 4 (0.57%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.57%) EPoS
9 4 (0.57%) Clustering
10 3 (0.43%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (0.43%) Statistics
11 2 (0.29%) Economics
12 1 (0.14%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.14%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 107 (15.37%) Windows
2 40 (5.75%) UNIX
3 17 (2.44%) Linux
4 11 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.57%) Windows 8
6 4 (0.57%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.14%) Debian
8 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.14%) Android
8 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (14.22%) Business Intelligence
2 85 (12.21%) Web Development
3 77 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (9.34%) MVC
5 57 (8.19%) ETL
6 48 (6.90%) Unit Testing
7 47 (6.75%) TDD
8 41 (5.89%) Continuous Integration
8 41 (5.89%) SOA
9 40 (5.75%) ITIL
10 39 (5.60%) OO
11 37 (5.32%) E-Commerce
12 33 (4.74%) Data Modelling
12 33 (4.74%) SEO
13 31 (4.45%) Performance Tuning
14 30 (4.31%) Software Engineering
15 27 (3.88%) Security Testing
16 26 (3.74%) Document Management
17 23 (3.30%) OOP
18 22 (3.16%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 257 (36.93%) C#
2 181 (26.01%) VB.NET
3 154 (22.13%) T-SQL
4 108 (15.52%) JavaScript
5 54 (7.76%) VB
6 26 (3.74%) VB6
7 15 (2.16%) Shell Script
8 14 (2.01%) VBA
8 14 (2.01%) PHP
8 14 (2.01%) PL/SQL
9 12 (1.72%) C++
9 12 (1.72%) Python
9 12 (1.72%) Ruby
10 11 (1.58%) PowerShell
11 10 (1.44%) Java
11 10 (1.44%) VBScript
12 9 (1.29%) C
13 5 (0.72%) COBOL
13 5 (0.72%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.57%) F#
Qualifications
1 68 (9.77%) Degree
2 16 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.72%) MCSE
6 3 (0.43%) MCSA
7 1 (0.14%) CCNA
7 1 (0.14%) ISEB
7 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.14%) MCITP
7 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.59%) PCI DSS
2 11 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (1.58%) QA
3 6 (0.86%) SLA
4 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.86%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.43%) XenApp
4 3 (0.43%) vSphere
5 2 (0.29%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (0.57%) SCCM
2 3 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 206 (29.60%) Microsoft
2 49 (7.04%) Cognos
3 48 (6.90%) Oracle
4 28 (4.02%) AccuRev
5 21 (3.02%) MicroStrategy
6 17 (2.44%) Business Objects
7 12 (1.72%) Remedy
8 11 (1.58%) VMware
9 7 (1.01%) Citrix
10 6 (0.86%) Cisco
10 6 (0.86%) Infragistics
10 6 (0.86%) Sage
11 4 (0.57%) Logi Analytics
11 4 (0.57%) BMC
12 3 (0.43%) ATG
12 3 (0.43%) Kronos
12 3 (0.43%) Teradata
13 2 (0.29%) Telerik
13 2 (0.29%) Tableau
13 2 (0.29%) Perforce
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: negotiable (+ Bonus and Relocation)
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary and Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: negotiable (+ Bonus and Relocation)
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 8%Bonus,Pension,Bupa,25 days
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
CCity IT
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Rugeley
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago