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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 231 391 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 35.87% 55.30% 40.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.33% 76.37% 66.75%
Number of salaries quoted 201 283 219
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
396 512 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.49% 72.42% 60.06%
Number of salaries quoted 347 398 340
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -1 82 £32,500 - 14
Tamworth -1 40 £34,500 +4.54% 3
Lichfield 0 26 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -1 19 £32,000 -20.00% 3
Stafford -7 15 £42,500 +19.96% 2
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 243 (58.70%) SQL Server
2 176 (42.51%) .NET
3 154 (37.20%) C#
4 132 (31.88%) Microsoft
5 125 (30.19%) T-SQL
6 103 (24.88%) HTML
6 103 (24.88%) Business Intelligence
7 101 (24.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 98 (23.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 97 (23.43%) ASP.NET
10 80 (19.32%) CSS
11 75 (18.12%) JavaScript
12 66 (15.94%) MVC
12 66 (15.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 65 (15.70%) Finance
14 60 (14.49%) VB.NET
15 58 (14.01%) Relational Database
16 57 (13.77%) Windows
17 53 (12.80%) SQL Server 2008
18 52 (12.56%) .NET Framework
19 51 (12.32%) Data Warehouse
20 50 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
21 49 (11.84%) XML
22 48 (11.59%) jQuery
23 47 (11.35%) Degree
23 47 (11.35%) Oracle
24 44 (10.63%) HTML5
25 41 (9.90%) Project Management
26 40 (9.66%) Web Services
27 38 (9.18%) Analytics

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 21 (5.07%) IIS
2 8 (1.93%) CMS
3 7 (1.69%) WordPress
4 5 (1.21%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.97%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.97%) Kentico
6 3 (0.72%) Drupal
6 3 (0.72%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.72%) Node.js
6 3 (0.72%) ColdFusion
6 3 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.48%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.48%) Apache
7 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.24%) JBoss
8 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.24%) Lync
Applications
1 37 (8.94%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.66%) MS Office
3 5 (1.21%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.24%) MS Project
4 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.42%) SaaS
2 6 (1.45%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.72%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.93%) Internet
2 6 (1.45%) LAN
3 5 (1.21%) Intranet
4 4 (0.97%) VPN
5 3 (0.72%) DNS
5 3 (0.72%) GPRS
5 3 (0.72%) DHCP
5 3 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.48%) Firewall
6 2 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.48%) SAN
7 1 (0.24%) WAN
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.24%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.24%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (58.70%) SQL Server
2 101 (24.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 98 (23.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 66 (15.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 58 (14.01%) Relational Database
6 53 (12.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 51 (12.32%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (6.52%) OLTP
9 24 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 22 (5.31%) BusinessObjects
11 18 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 18 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
12 17 (4.11%) OLAP
13 14 (3.38%) NoSQL
14 12 (2.90%) Data Mining
15 11 (2.66%) RDBMS
15 11 (2.66%) QlikView
15 11 (2.66%) Big Data
16 10 (2.42%) Snowflake Schema
16 10 (2.42%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 25 (6.04%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.17%) JIRA
2 9 (2.17%) ReSharper
3 8 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (1.45%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.45%) Subversion
5 5 (1.21%) Hudson
6 4 (0.97%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.72%) Ranorex
7 3 (0.72%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.48%) QADirector
8 2 (0.48%) TestPartner
8 2 (0.48%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.48%) NUnit
9 1 (0.24%) Maven
General
1 65 (15.70%) Finance
2 22 (5.31%) Retail
3 18 (4.35%) Marketing
4 12 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.17%) Games
6 7 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.45%) Back Office
8 4 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 222 (53.62%) Developer
2 75 (18.12%) Analyst
3 46 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 36 (8.70%) SQL Developer
5 34 (8.21%) C# Developer
6 33 (7.97%) Web Developer
7 32 (7.73%) DBA
7 32 (7.73%) Administrator
8 28 (6.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 21 (5.07%) SQL DBA
9 21 (5.07%) Tester
9 21 (5.07%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (4.11%) Junior
10 17 (4.11%) Business Analyst
10 17 (4.11%) Software Developer
11 16 (3.86%) Systems Administrator
11 16 (3.86%) Senior Developer
12 15 (3.62%) ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (3.14%) Analyst Developer
13 13 (3.14%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (42.51%) .NET
2 103 (24.88%) HTML
3 97 (23.43%) ASP.NET
4 80 (19.32%) CSS
5 52 (12.56%) .NET Framework
6 49 (11.84%) XML
7 48 (11.59%) jQuery
8 44 (10.63%) HTML5
9 40 (9.66%) Web Services
10 35 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (6.76%) WCF
12 24 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 23 (5.56%) WinForms
14 21 (5.07%) SOAP
15 17 (4.11%) Ajax
15 17 (4.11%) CSS3
16 16 (3.86%) Entity Framework
17 15 (3.62%) WPF
18 14 (3.38%) LINQ
19 11 (2.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.49%) Computer Science
3 20 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (3.62%) Visualisation
5 14 (3.38%) Replication
6 13 (3.14%) Clustering
7 10 (2.42%) Data Integration
7 10 (2.42%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.93%) N-Tier
8 8 (1.93%) Handset
9 6 (1.45%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.45%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.21%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.97%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.97%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.97%) W3C
11 4 (0.97%) EPoS
11 4 (0.97%) Chip and PIN
12 3 (0.72%) FMCG
12 3 (0.72%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 57 (13.77%) Windows
2 24 (5.80%) Linux
3 23 (5.56%) UNIX
4 12 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.45%) Solaris
6 6 (1.45%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.21%) CentOS
7 5 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.72%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.48%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (24.88%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (15.94%) MVC
3 50 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (9.90%) Project Management
5 38 (9.18%) Analytics
6 37 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 36 (8.70%) Web Development
8 35 (8.45%) OO
9 34 (8.21%) ETL
9 34 (8.21%) Performance Tuning
10 26 (6.28%) Data Modelling
11 25 (6.04%) Dimensional Modelling
12 24 (5.80%) Business Analysis
13 23 (5.56%) Mentoring
14 22 (5.31%) E-Commerce
14 22 (5.31%) OOP
15 21 (5.07%) Unit Testing
15 21 (5.07%) Kimball Methodology
16 20 (4.83%) SDLC
16 20 (4.83%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 154 (37.20%) C#
2 125 (30.19%) T-SQL
3 75 (18.12%) JavaScript
4 60 (14.49%) VB.NET
5 35 (8.45%) Java
6 26 (6.28%) VB
7 14 (3.38%) VBA
8 12 (2.90%) PHP
8 12 (2.90%) PL/SQL
9 11 (2.66%) C++
10 9 (2.17%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.17%) VB6
11 8 (1.93%) Objective-C
11 8 (1.93%) C
12 6 (1.45%) VBScript
12 6 (1.45%) Haskell
12 6 (1.45%) Erlang
12 6 (1.45%) Scala
13 3 (0.72%) R
13 3 (0.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 47 (11.35%) Degree
2 8 (1.93%) ISEB
3 4 (0.97%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.48%) MCITP
5 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.24%) MCTS
6 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.24%) CCA
6 1 (0.24%) HNC
6 1 (0.24%) MCSE
6 1 (0.24%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.00%) QA
2 6 (1.45%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (3.14%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.17%) vSphere
4 7 (1.69%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.48%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.48%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (1.21%) Nagios
2 3 (0.72%) Rundeck
3 2 (0.48%) Sysprep
3 2 (0.48%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.24%) WSUS
4 1 (0.24%) SCOM
4 1 (0.24%) MOM
Vendors
1 132 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 47 (11.35%) Oracle
3 25 (6.04%) Cognos
4 24 (5.80%) MicroStrategy
5 23 (5.56%) VMware
6 18 (4.35%) Teradata
7 17 (4.11%) SAP
8 16 (3.86%) Google
9 10 (2.42%) Netezza
9 10 (2.42%) Informatica
10 8 (1.93%) Adobe
10 8 (1.93%) Tableau
11 7 (1.69%) Omniture
11 7 (1.69%) IBM
12 6 (1.45%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.45%) Cisco
12 6 (1.45%) Vertica
12 6 (1.45%) Greenplum
13 4 (0.97%) hybris
13 4 (0.97%) Splunk
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits, great projects!
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + bonus, gym, pension.
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, 25 days, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago