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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 212 180 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 37.99% 36.07% 24.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 59.22% 53.73% 45.80%
Number of salaries quoted 195 147 109
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,200
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
358 335 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 64.16% 67.13% 52.61%
Number of salaries quoted 325 267 233
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 78 £35,000 - 25
Stafford +3 29 £38,750 +10.71% 4
Lichfield 0 19 £21,500 -54.73% 2
Tamworth -3 19 £34,000 -12.82% 5
Cannock +5 8 £25,000 -28.05%
Burton-upon-Trent -1 8 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Uttoxeter - 4 £19,000 -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 252 (52.39%) .NET
2 247 (51.35%) SQL Server
3 203 (42.20%) C#
4 163 (33.89%) ASP.NET
5 121 (25.16%) HTML
6 120 (24.95%) VB.NET
7 118 (24.53%) Microsoft
8 106 (22.04%) Windows
9 98 (20.37%) MS Excel
10 88 (18.30%) CSS
11 87 (18.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 86 (17.88%) JavaScript
13 78 (16.22%) T-SQL
14 76 (15.80%) MVC
15 74 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 73 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
17 69 (14.35%) SQL Server 2008
18 64 (13.31%) Degree
19 62 (12.89%) jQuery
20 61 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
21 59 (12.27%) VB
22 58 (12.06%) Finance
22 58 (12.06%) .NET Framework
23 56 (11.64%) Visual Studio
24 54 (11.23%) Oracle
24 54 (11.23%) XML
25 52 (10.81%) Web Development
26 47 (9.77%) Relational Database
27 45 (9.36%) OO
28 42 (8.73%) Ajax

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 33 (6.86%) SharePoint
2 27 (5.61%) IIS
3 10 (2.08%) Apache
4 9 (1.87%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (1.66%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.04%) ColdFusion
8 5 (1.04%) SAS
9 2 (0.42%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.42%) CMS
9 2 (0.42%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.21%) Lync
10 1 (0.21%) Node.js
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 98 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 40 (8.32%) MS Office
3 8 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.42%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (4.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.66%) Line 500
3 5 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.83%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.62%) Epicor Vantage
5 3 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.62%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.21%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.08%) SaaS
2 6 (1.25%) Google Apps
3 4 (0.83%) Office 365
3 4 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.78%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.70%) SNMP
3 8 (1.66%) LAN
3 8 (1.66%) WAN
4 7 (1.46%) Firewall
5 6 (1.25%) VPN
6 4 (0.83%) SAN
6 4 (0.83%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.62%) Internet
8 2 (0.42%) Broadband
8 2 (0.42%) VLAN
9 1 (0.21%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 87 (18.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 74 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 69 (14.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 47 (9.77%) Relational Database
6 37 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (7.07%) SQL Server 2005
7 34 (7.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (6.03%) Crystal Reports
9 25 (5.20%) MySQL
10 16 (3.33%) MS Access
10 16 (3.33%) Oracle Database
11 13 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (2.08%) Big Data
12 10 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
12 10 (2.08%) Data Mining
13 9 (1.87%) NoSQL
14 8 (1.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (1.66%) OLAP
15 6 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 56 (11.64%) Visual Studio
2 11 (2.29%) Subversion
3 9 (1.87%) JIRA
3 9 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.66%) Visual Studio Team System
4 8 (1.66%) AccuRev
5 7 (1.46%) NetAdvantage
5 7 (1.46%) LLBLGen Pro
6 4 (0.83%) MSTest
6 4 (0.83%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.42%) Selenium
7 2 (0.42%) Metasploit
7 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.21%) Moq
8 1 (0.21%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.21%) NUnit
General
1 58 (12.06%) Finance
2 16 (3.33%) Marketing
3 11 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (1.46%) Back Office
4 7 (1.46%) Games
5 6 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.42%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.21%) Legal
7 1 (0.21%) Advertising
7 1 (0.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 254 (52.81%) Developer
2 113 (23.49%) Analyst
3 79 (16.42%) .NET Developer
4 44 (9.15%) Senior Developer
5 41 (8.52%) C# Developer
6 37 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 34 (7.07%) Junior
8 33 (6.86%) Support Analyst
9 28 (5.82%) Software Developer
10 27 (5.61%) SQL Developer
11 22 (4.57%) Programmer
12 21 (4.37%) Development Team Leader
13 20 (4.16%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 20 (4.16%) VB.NET Developer
13 20 (4.16%) C# .NET Developer
14 19 (3.95%) Applications Support
14 19 (3.95%) Administrator
14 19 (3.95%) Junior Developer
15 17 (3.53%) Tester
15 17 (3.53%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (52.39%) .NET
2 163 (33.89%) ASP.NET
3 121 (25.16%) HTML
4 88 (18.30%) CSS
5 62 (12.89%) jQuery
6 58 (12.06%) .NET Framework
7 54 (11.23%) XML
8 42 (8.73%) Ajax
9 41 (8.52%) WinForms
10 38 (7.90%) HTML5
11 34 (7.07%) Web Services
12 31 (6.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (5.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 25 (5.20%) LINQ
15 22 (4.57%) WPF
16 13 (2.70%) CSS3
17 12 (2.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 9 (1.87%) WF
18 9 (1.87%) WCF
18 9 (1.87%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.52%) Computer Science
1 41 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.95%) N-Tier
3 18 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (2.70%) Visualisation
4 13 (2.70%) Mathematics
5 11 (2.29%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.87%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.46%) Statistics
8 6 (1.25%) Open Source
9 5 (1.04%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.04%) Clustering
10 4 (0.83%) Replication
10 4 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.83%) PDA
11 3 (0.62%) CMDB
11 3 (0.62%) Grid Computing
11 3 (0.62%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.42%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.42%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 106 (22.04%) Windows
2 39 (8.11%) Linux
3 36 (7.48%) UNIX
4 17 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.49%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (1.87%) Android
9 7 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.83%) CentOS
10 4 (0.83%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.83%) Solaris
11 3 (0.62%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.62%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (15.80%) MVC
2 73 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (10.81%) Web Development
5 45 (9.36%) OO
6 32 (6.65%) E-Commerce
7 31 (6.44%) ITIL
7 31 (6.44%) OOP
7 31 (6.44%) CRM
8 30 (6.24%) Mentoring
9 26 (5.41%) ETL
9 26 (5.41%) Unit Testing
10 25 (5.20%) Data Analysis
10 25 (5.20%) Analytics
11 24 (4.99%) Project Management
12 20 (4.16%) Dimensional Modelling
13 19 (3.95%) TDD
13 19 (3.95%) SOA
14 18 (3.74%) Web Design
15 15 (3.12%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 203 (42.20%) C#
2 120 (24.95%) VB.NET
3 86 (17.88%) JavaScript
4 78 (16.22%) T-SQL
5 59 (12.27%) VB
6 31 (6.44%) VB6
6 31 (6.44%) Java
7 24 (4.99%) VBA
8 21 (4.37%) PL/SQL
9 18 (3.74%) Shell Script
9 18 (3.74%) PHP
10 15 (3.12%) C++
11 8 (1.66%) Haskell
11 8 (1.66%) Erlang
11 8 (1.66%) Scala
12 7 (1.46%) COBOL
13 6 (1.25%) F#
14 5 (1.04%) C
15 4 (0.83%) VBScript
15 4 (0.83%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 64 (13.31%) Degree
2 23 (4.78%) ISEB
3 15 (3.12%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.49%) VCP4
4 12 (2.49%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.42%) MCP
8 1 (0.21%) MCSD
8 1 (0.21%) MCSE
8 1 (0.21%) CCNA
8 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.21%) MCITP
8 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.78%) SLA
1 23 (4.78%) QA
2 4 (0.83%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.42%) COBIT
4 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.46%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.46%) vSphere
4 4 (0.83%) Nmap
4 4 (0.83%) XenApp
5 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (1.87%) WMI
2 4 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.83%) Nagios
3 2 (0.42%) Nessus
4 1 (0.21%) Plesk
Vendors
1 118 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 54 (11.23%) Oracle
3 22 (4.57%) VMware
4 21 (4.37%) Business Objects
5 16 (3.33%) Cisco
6 14 (2.91%) Teradata
7 13 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 11 (2.29%) Sun
9 10 (2.08%) Google
10 9 (1.87%) Sage
10 9 (1.87%) Citrix
11 7 (1.46%) Infragistics
12 5 (1.04%) CA
12 5 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
13 4 (0.83%) Netezza
13 4 (0.83%) Greenplum
13 4 (0.83%) Veeam
13 4 (0.83%) Nimsoft
13 4 (0.83%) Vertica
14 3 (0.62%) Remedy
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £19000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £48000 per annum + pension + private healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago