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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 240 201 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 38.34% 32.63% 27.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.87% 54.92% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 210 179 115
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
422 366 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 67.41% 59.42% 64.73%
Number of salaries quoted 371 312 281
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £25,500
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 81 £35,000 +22.80% 14
Stafford 0 33 £38,000 +46.15% 6
Lichfield +3 24 £23,000 -42.50% 3
Tamworth +5 18 £31,250 -16.66%
Burton-upon-Trent +4 15 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Cannock +6 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Uttoxeter - 2 £20,000 -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 346 (55.72%) SQL Server
2 278 (44.77%) .NET
3 230 (37.04%) C#
4 189 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 180 (28.99%) ASP.NET
6 132 (21.26%) HTML
7 131 (21.10%) VB.NET
8 121 (19.48%) MS Excel
9 118 (19.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 115 (18.52%) T-SQL
11 112 (18.04%) JavaScript
12 111 (17.87%) Windows
13 104 (16.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 103 (16.59%) Business Intelligence
15 95 (15.30%) CSS
16 81 (13.04%) .NET Framework
17 80 (12.88%) Degree
18 79 (12.72%) Agile Software Development
19 75 (12.08%) SQL Server 2008
20 69 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
21 66 (10.63%) XML
21 66 (10.63%) UNIX
22 65 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
23 64 (10.31%) Web Development
24 63 (10.14%) jQuery
25 60 (9.66%) Visual Studio
26 59 (9.50%) Mentoring
27 57 (9.18%) Oracle
28 56 (9.02%) WinForms
29 55 (8.86%) Ajax

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 53 (8.53%) SharePoint
2 34 (5.48%) IIS
3 19 (3.06%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (1.13%) Apache
4 7 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (1.13%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.97%) SAS
6 5 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.81%) ColdFusion
6 5 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.32%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.32%) OpenEdge
7 2 (0.32%) CMS
8 1 (0.16%) Lync
8 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 121 (19.48%) MS Excel
2 47 (7.57%) MS Office
3 5 (0.81%) S-PLUS
4 3 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.32%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.61%) Line 500
3 8 (1.29%) Agresso
4 6 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.97%) Oracle Retail
5 5 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.64%) Remedy AR System
7 3 (0.48%) Epicor Vantage
8 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.42%) Office 365
2 7 (1.13%) SaaS
3 5 (0.81%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.25%) TCP/IP
2 11 (1.77%) SNMP
3 8 (1.29%) LAN
3 8 (1.29%) WAN
4 7 (1.13%) Firewall
5 6 (0.97%) SAN
5 6 (0.97%) FTP
5 6 (0.97%) VPN
6 5 (0.81%) Wireshark
7 4 (0.64%) VLAN
8 2 (0.32%) Broadband
8 2 (0.32%) HTTP
9 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.16%) Internet
9 1 (0.16%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (55.72%) SQL Server
2 118 (19.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 104 (16.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 75 (12.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 65 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
6 55 (8.86%) Relational Database
7 49 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 43 (6.92%) OLAP
9 36 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 29 (4.67%) Crystal Reports
11 18 (2.90%) MySQL
12 17 (2.74%) Big Data
13 14 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (2.25%) MS Access
14 13 (2.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 13 (2.09%) Oracle Database
15 12 (1.93%) RDBMS
16 11 (1.77%) SQL Server 2000
17 10 (1.61%) Data Mining
17 10 (1.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 60 (9.66%) Visual Studio
2 32 (5.15%) Subversion
3 13 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (1.93%) JIRA
5 10 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
6 9 (1.45%) NetAdvantage
6 9 (1.45%) LLBLGen Pro
7 8 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (0.64%) MSTest
9 3 (0.48%) ReSharper
9 3 (0.48%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.48%) Selenium
9 3 (0.48%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.32%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.32%) Metasploit
10 2 (0.32%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.16%) Ant
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.16%) JDeveloper
General
1 51 (8.21%) Finance
2 19 (3.06%) Retail
3 12 (1.93%) Marketing
4 11 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (0.64%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.64%) Games
6 2 (0.32%) Advertising
6 2 (0.32%) Back Office
6 2 (0.32%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 351 (56.52%) Developer
2 142 (22.87%) Analyst
3 91 (14.65%) .NET Developer
4 66 (10.63%) Team Leader
5 59 (9.50%) Senior Developer
6 57 (9.18%) SQL Developer
7 56 (9.02%) Software Developer
8 50 (8.05%) C# Developer
9 37 (5.96%) Junior
10 34 (5.48%) Development Team Leader
11 30 (4.83%) Support Analyst
12 28 (4.51%) Administrator
13 27 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
14 25 (4.03%) Junior Developer
15 24 (3.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 24 (3.86%) Test Analyst
16 23 (3.70%) Tester
16 23 (3.70%) Microstrategy Developer
17 21 (3.38%) Web Developer
17 21 (3.38%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (44.77%) .NET
2 180 (28.99%) ASP.NET
3 132 (21.26%) HTML
4 95 (15.30%) CSS
5 81 (13.04%) .NET Framework
6 66 (10.63%) XML
7 63 (10.14%) jQuery
8 56 (9.02%) WinForms
9 55 (8.86%) Ajax
10 49 (7.89%) Web Services
11 40 (6.44%) WPF
12 31 (4.99%) LINQ
13 28 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (4.03%) HTML5
15 23 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 16 (2.58%) WF
16 16 (2.58%) CSS3
17 15 (2.42%) Silverlight
18 11 (1.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 11 (1.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 69 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 19 (3.06%) Mathematics
4 18 (2.90%) N-Tier
5 15 (2.42%) Visualisation
6 14 (2.25%) Data Structures
7 13 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.45%) Data Integration
8 9 (1.45%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.29%) Clustering
10 7 (1.13%) Algorithms
11 6 (0.97%) Open Source
11 6 (0.97%) CMDB
12 5 (0.81%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.64%) Replication
14 3 (0.48%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.48%) Online Gambling
15 2 (0.32%) Online Games
15 2 (0.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 111 (17.87%) Windows
2 66 (10.63%) UNIX
3 39 (6.28%) Linux
4 19 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (1.93%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.29%) Android
8 8 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 7 (1.13%) CentOS
10 5 (0.81%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.81%) Solaris
11 3 (0.48%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (16.59%) Business Intelligence
2 79 (12.72%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (10.31%) Web Development
4 59 (9.50%) Mentoring
5 54 (8.70%) MVC
6 49 (7.89%) OO
7 47 (7.57%) ETL
8 41 (6.60%) Dimensional Modelling
9 40 (6.44%) Data Analysis
10 38 (6.12%) ITIL
11 37 (5.96%) E-Commerce
11 37 (5.96%) Data Modelling
12 35 (5.64%) CRM
13 28 (4.51%) OOP
13 28 (4.51%) Unit Testing
14 25 (4.03%) Analytics
15 19 (3.06%) Workflow
15 19 (3.06%) Project Management
15 19 (3.06%) Data Management
15 19 (3.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 230 (37.04%) C#
2 131 (21.10%) VB.NET
3 115 (18.52%) T-SQL
4 112 (18.04%) JavaScript
5 42 (6.76%) VB
6 29 (4.67%) Java
7 26 (4.19%) VBA
8 24 (3.86%) C++
9 20 (3.22%) VB6
10 19 (3.06%) PL/SQL
11 15 (2.42%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.93%) PHP
13 10 (1.61%) C
14 8 (1.29%) COBOL
15 7 (1.13%) Haskell
15 7 (1.13%) Erlang
15 7 (1.13%) F#
15 7 (1.13%) Scala
16 4 (0.64%) Python
17 3 (0.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 80 (12.88%) Degree
2 29 (4.67%) ISEB
3 15 (2.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (1.93%) ISTQB
5 10 (1.61%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.64%) MCSE
8 3 (0.48%) MCSA
9 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.16%) CCNA
10 1 (0.16%) MCP
10 1 (0.16%) MCSD
10 1 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.16%) MCITP
10 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.03%) QA
2 21 (3.38%) SLA
3 5 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.32%) COBIT
5 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (4.51%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.93%) vSphere
4 7 (1.13%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.13%) XenApp
5 4 (0.64%) Nmap
6 3 (0.48%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.13%) Nagios
1 7 (1.13%) WMI
2 6 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.48%) SCCM
4 2 (0.32%) Nessus
5 1 (0.16%) Plesk
Vendors
1 189 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 57 (9.18%) Oracle
3 31 (4.99%) MicroStrategy
4 26 (4.19%) VMware
5 19 (3.06%) Cisco
6 14 (2.25%) Red Hat
6 14 (2.25%) Citrix
7 13 (2.09%) Business Objects
8 11 (1.77%) Sage
8 11 (1.77%) Infragistics
9 10 (1.61%) Teradata
10 8 (1.29%) Cognos
10 8 (1.29%) AccuRev
10 8 (1.29%) Sun
11 7 (1.13%) Google
11 7 (1.13%) Remedy
12 6 (0.97%) Kronos
12 6 (0.97%) ATG
12 6 (0.97%) BMC
13 5 (0.81%) CA
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + pension + other exciting benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20-25k
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefit
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum + Car / Bonus / Laptop / Mobile
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Comp bens package
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 12 days ago