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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 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 395 268 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 55.17% 39.70% 32.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 75.82% 66.34% 53.07%
Number of salaries quoted 291 220 159
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £22,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
521 404 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.77% 59.85% 61.68%
Number of salaries quoted 411 343 269
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 2 September 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 September 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 +1 139 £32,500 -7.14% 15
Burton-upon-Trent +1 41 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Cannock +13 27 £35,000 +8.10% 1
Tamworth +4 22 £33,000 +4.76% 1
Lichfield +2 17 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Stafford -2 17 £35,426 +36.25% 2
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 400 (51.61%) .NET
2 394 (50.84%) SQL Server
3 287 (37.03%) C#
4 275 (35.48%) ASP.NET
5 244 (31.48%) Microsoft
6 191 (24.65%) VB.NET
7 175 (22.58%) HTML
8 165 (21.29%) T-SQL
8 165 (21.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 148 (19.10%) MS Excel
10 145 (18.71%) CSS
11 135 (17.42%) JavaScript
12 116 (14.97%) Business Intelligence
13 114 (14.71%) Windows
14 107 (13.81%) .NET Framework
15 106 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 104 (13.42%) Mentoring
17 103 (13.29%) XML
18 99 (12.77%) Web Development
19 97 (12.52%) Ajax
20 95 (12.26%) jQuery
21 87 (11.23%) Data Warehouse
22 84 (10.84%) Degree
23 83 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
24 77 (9.94%) Web Services
24 77 (9.94%) HTML5
25 75 (9.68%) Finance
26 71 (9.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 63 (8.13%) ETL
27 63 (8.13%) WinForms

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 54 (6.97%) IIS
2 38 (4.90%) SharePoint
3 15 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (0.77%) Node.js
5 5 (0.65%) SAS
6 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.13%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.13%) CMS
7 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 148 (19.10%) MS Excel
2 31 (4.00%) MS Office
3 7 (0.90%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.13%) Stata
4 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (2.19%) Agresso
2 13 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.77%) Line 500
4 6 (0.77%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.52%) Magento
6 3 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.13%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.32%) Office 365
2 6 (0.77%) ElastiCache
2 6 (0.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 6 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (0.77%) Amazon S3
2 6 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.52%) SaaS
4 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.94%) Wireshark
2 11 (1.42%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.77%) FTP
4 5 (0.65%) HTTP
5 4 (0.52%) SAN
6 3 (0.39%) LAN
6 3 (0.39%) WAN
6 3 (0.39%) VLAN
7 2 (0.26%) Intranet
7 2 (0.26%) Firewall
7 2 (0.26%) VPN
7 2 (0.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (50.84%) SQL Server
2 165 (21.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 106 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (11.23%) Data Warehouse
5 71 (9.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 62 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 61 (7.87%) OLAP
8 50 (6.45%) Relational Database
9 47 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 32 (4.13%) Crystal Reports
11 21 (2.71%) QlikView
12 18 (2.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 17 (2.19%) MySQL
14 15 (1.94%) DTS
15 13 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
16 12 (1.55%) MS Access
17 11 (1.42%) RDBMS
17 11 (1.42%) Oracle Database
17 11 (1.42%) Big Data
18 10 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 50 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 40 (5.16%) Subversion
3 32 (4.13%) JIRA
4 27 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (2.71%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (0.77%) Mercurial
6 6 (0.77%) MSTest
6 6 (0.77%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (0.77%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.39%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.26%) Ant
8 2 (0.26%) LLBLGen Pro
8 2 (0.26%) Selenium
8 2 (0.26%) NetAdvantage
8 2 (0.26%) NUnit
9 1 (0.13%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.13%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 75 (9.68%) Finance
2 38 (4.90%) Retail
3 28 (3.61%) Games
4 17 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (1.16%) Billing
6 7 (0.90%) Marketing
7 3 (0.39%) Advertising
8 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.26%) Back Office
9 1 (0.13%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.13%) Automotive
9 1 (0.13%) Legal
9 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 492 (63.48%) Developer
2 163 (21.03%) .NET Developer
3 96 (12.39%) Analyst
4 80 (10.32%) SQL Developer
5 78 (10.06%) Team Leader
5 78 (10.06%) C# Developer
6 72 (9.29%) Senior Developer
7 70 (9.03%) Software Developer
8 47 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
9 46 (5.94%) ASP.NET Developer
9 46 (5.94%) DBA
10 39 (5.03%) Junior
10 39 (5.03%) C# .NET Developer
11 37 (4.77%) SQL DBA
12 35 (4.52%) MI Developer
13 34 (4.39%) Development Team Leader
14 33 (4.26%) Web Developer
15 30 (3.87%) Lead Developer
16 29 (3.74%) Software Engineer
16 29 (3.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (51.61%) .NET
2 275 (35.48%) ASP.NET
3 175 (22.58%) HTML
4 145 (18.71%) CSS
5 107 (13.81%) .NET Framework
6 103 (13.29%) XML
7 97 (12.52%) Ajax
8 95 (12.26%) jQuery
9 77 (9.94%) Web Services
9 77 (9.94%) HTML5
10 63 (8.13%) WinForms
11 44 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (5.03%) WCF
12 39 (5.03%) WPF
13 37 (4.77%) CSS3
14 28 (3.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 27 (3.48%) XSLT
16 26 (3.35%) XHTML
17 21 (2.71%) WF
18 17 (2.19%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.58%) N-Tier
2 22 (2.84%) Mathematics
3 13 (1.68%) Online Games
4 8 (1.03%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.03%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.03%) Replication
5 7 (0.90%) Clustering
6 6 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (0.77%) Social Media
6 6 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.65%) Visualisation
7 5 (0.65%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (0.52%) EPoS
8 4 (0.52%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.39%) Open Source
9 3 (0.39%) CMDB
9 3 (0.39%) Online Gambling
9 3 (0.39%) Statistics
10 2 (0.26%) Economics
10 2 (0.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 114 (14.71%) Windows
2 57 (7.35%) UNIX
3 21 (2.71%) Linux
4 11 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.39%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.39%) CentOS
6 3 (0.39%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.39%) Android
7 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.13%) Debian
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (14.97%) Business Intelligence
2 104 (13.42%) Mentoring
3 99 (12.77%) Web Development
4 83 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (8.13%) ETL
6 62 (8.00%) MVC
7 48 (6.19%) Unit Testing
8 47 (6.06%) OO
9 45 (5.81%) E-Commerce
10 43 (5.55%) ITIL
11 41 (5.29%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (4.77%) TDD
12 37 (4.77%) Data Modelling
13 36 (4.65%) SOA
14 33 (4.26%) SEO
15 32 (4.13%) Software Engineering
15 32 (4.13%) Dimensional Modelling
16 28 (3.61%) OOP
17 26 (3.35%) Document Management
18 25 (3.23%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 287 (37.03%) C#
2 191 (24.65%) VB.NET
3 165 (21.29%) T-SQL
4 135 (17.42%) JavaScript
5 51 (6.58%) VB
6 24 (3.10%) VB6
7 22 (2.84%) C++
8 19 (2.45%) Java
9 16 (2.06%) PL/SQL
10 15 (1.94%) C
11 14 (1.81%) PHP
12 12 (1.55%) Python
12 12 (1.55%) Ruby
13 11 (1.42%) VBA
14 10 (1.29%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.16%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.03%) COBOL
17 7 (0.90%) VBScript
18 6 (0.77%) F#
18 6 (0.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 84 (10.84%) Degree
2 18 (2.32%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (1.03%) ISEB
5 7 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.52%) MCSE
8 3 (0.39%) MCSA
9 1 (0.13%) CCNA
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.45%) PCI DSS
2 16 (2.06%) QA
3 8 (1.03%) SLA
4 7 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (1.55%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.77%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.77%) vSphere
4 3 (0.39%) XenApp
5 2 (0.26%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.39%) Nagios
2 3 (0.39%) SCCM
2 3 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 244 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 57 (7.35%) Oracle
3 52 (6.71%) Cognos
4 34 (4.39%) MicroStrategy
5 28 (3.61%) AccuRev
6 16 (2.06%) Business Objects
7 13 (1.68%) VMware
8 11 (1.42%) Remedy
9 6 (0.77%) Infragistics
9 6 (0.77%) ATG
9 6 (0.77%) Citrix
9 6 (0.77%) Sage
9 6 (0.77%) Kronos
10 5 (0.65%) Cisco
11 4 (0.52%) Logi Analytics
12 3 (0.39%) BMC
12 3 (0.39%) Teradata
12 3 (0.39%) Sun
12 3 (0.39%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.26%) Avaya
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Salary: £25k - 38k per year + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: highly negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: negotiable with Car, Bonus, Benefits, Re Location etc
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Salary: highly negotiable
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Salary: negotiable (+ Bonus and Relocation)
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Staffordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + pension, parking,flexible!
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Staffordshire
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
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