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

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 190 395 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.61% 53.52% 40.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.49% 72.21% 68.99%
Number of salaries quoted 166 305 237
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
362 547 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 60.23% 74.12% 58.37%
Number of salaries quoted 323 443 341
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 8 July 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 8 July 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 0 76 £38,000 +12.59% 7
Tamworth -1 33 £38,500 +90.12% 5
Stafford +5 17 £37,750 +30.17% 8
Burton-upon-Trent 0 10 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Lichfield -6 6 £35,000 +7.69% 4
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 8 July 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.

1 221 (54.70%) SQL Server
2 204 (50.50%) .NET
3 169 (41.83%) C#
4 122 (30.20%) ASP.NET
5 118 (29.21%) T-SQL
6 113 (27.97%) Microsoft
7 108 (26.73%) HTML
8 88 (21.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 86 (21.29%) VB.NET
10 85 (21.04%) JavaScript
11 82 (20.30%) CSS
12 77 (19.06%) MVC
13 76 (18.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 70 (17.33%) Windows
15 68 (16.83%) Finance
16 67 (16.58%) Business Intelligence
17 65 (16.09%) Relational Database
18 62 (15.35%) SQL Server 2008
19 60 (14.85%) jQuery
20 53 (13.12%) XML
20 53 (13.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 52 (12.87%) .NET Framework
21 52 (12.87%) HTML5
22 50 (12.38%) Web Development
22 50 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
23 48 (11.88%) Degree
24 45 (11.14%) MS Excel
24 45 (11.14%) Oracle
25 40 (9.90%) OO
26 37 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 24 (5.94%) IIS
2 10 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.24%) CMS
3 5 (1.24%) Apache
4 3 (0.74%) WordPress
4 3 (0.74%) Kentico
4 3 (0.74%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.74%) ColdFusion
5 2 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.25%) Node.js
6 1 (0.25%) Lync
6 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.25%) JBoss
6 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 45 (11.14%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.21%) MS Office
3 5 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.99%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.25%) MS Project
5 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.98%) SaaS
2 3 (0.74%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.23%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.98%) Internet
3 5 (1.24%) LAN
4 3 (0.74%) WAN
4 3 (0.74%) Intranet
4 3 (0.74%) VPN
4 3 (0.74%) Firewall
5 2 (0.50%) SNMP
6 1 (0.25%) DHCP
6 1 (0.25%) DNS
6 1 (0.25%) SAN
6 1 (0.25%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.25%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.25%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (54.70%) SQL Server
2 88 (21.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 76 (18.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 65 (16.09%) Relational Database
5 62 (15.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 53 (13.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 31 (7.67%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (6.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 21 (5.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (4.21%) NoSQL
10 17 (4.21%) OLTP
11 16 (3.96%) MySQL
12 13 (3.22%) OLAP
13 11 (2.72%) RDBMS
13 11 (2.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 10 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (2.23%) Big Data
16 7 (1.73%) OLAP Cube
17 5 (1.24%) Riak
Development Applications
1 31 (7.67%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.48%) ReSharper
2 10 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.98%) JIRA
4 7 (1.73%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.49%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.49%) Subversion
6 5 (1.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.74%) NUnit
7 3 (0.74%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.74%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.74%) Hudson
8 2 (0.50%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.25%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.25%) Moq
9 1 (0.25%) QADirector
9 1 (0.25%) Selenium
9 1 (0.25%) TestPartner
9 1 (0.25%) Maven
General
1 68 (16.83%) Finance
2 23 (5.69%) Marketing
3 12 (2.97%) Retail
3 12 (2.97%) Back Office
3 12 (2.97%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.98%) Games
5 4 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 223 (55.20%) Developer
2 58 (14.36%) Analyst
3 57 (14.11%) .NET Developer
4 39 (9.65%) C# Developer
5 37 (9.16%) DBA
6 31 (7.67%) Web Developer
7 30 (7.43%) Administrator
8 26 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
9 25 (6.19%) Senior Developer
9 25 (6.19%) SQL Developer
10 23 (5.69%) SQL DBA
11 19 (4.70%) Software Developer
12 17 (4.21%) ASP.NET Developer
13 16 (3.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 16 (3.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 16 (3.96%) AWS Developer
14 15 (3.71%) Team Leader
14 15 (3.71%) Junior
15 14 (3.47%) Tester
16 13 (3.22%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (50.50%) .NET
2 122 (30.20%) ASP.NET
3 108 (26.73%) HTML
4 82 (20.30%) CSS
5 60 (14.85%) jQuery
6 53 (13.12%) XML
7 52 (12.87%) .NET Framework
7 52 (12.87%) HTML5
8 37 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (8.66%) Web Services
10 28 (6.93%) WinForms
11 24 (5.94%) WCF
12 22 (5.45%) Entity Framework
13 20 (4.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 20 (4.95%) LINQ
14 19 (4.70%) Ajax
15 17 (4.21%) WPF
15 17 (4.21%) CSS3
16 14 (3.47%) SOAP
17 9 (2.23%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.92%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (2.97%) Mathematics
4 12 (2.97%) Replication
5 11 (2.72%) Clustering
6 9 (2.23%) Visualisation
7 8 (1.98%) Handset
8 7 (1.73%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.73%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.49%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.24%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.99%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.74%) W3C
12 3 (0.74%) Statistics
12 3 (0.74%) FMCG
13 2 (0.50%) User Experience
14 1 (0.25%) Data Centre
14 1 (0.25%) Social Media
14 1 (0.25%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 70 (17.33%) Windows
2 27 (6.68%) Linux
3 24 (5.94%) UNIX
4 11 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.49%) Solaris
8 5 (1.24%) CentOS
8 5 (1.24%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.74%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.50%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (19.06%) MVC
2 67 (16.58%) Business Intelligence
3 50 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (12.38%) Web Development
4 40 (9.90%) OO
5 33 (8.17%) E-Commerce
6 29 (7.18%) Analytics
7 27 (6.68%) Performance Tuning
8 26 (6.44%) SDLC
8 26 (6.44%) SOA
8 26 (6.44%) ETL
9 25 (6.19%) Mentoring
10 24 (5.94%) OOP
11 21 (5.20%) Project Management
12 18 (4.46%) Data Modelling
12 18 (4.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (4.21%) Software Engineering
13 17 (4.21%) Unit Testing
14 16 (3.96%) Data Analysis
15 14 (3.47%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 169 (41.83%) C#
2 118 (29.21%) T-SQL
3 86 (21.29%) VB.NET
4 85 (21.04%) JavaScript
5 29 (7.18%) VB
6 27 (6.68%) Java
7 14 (3.47%) VB6
8 13 (3.22%) C++
9 12 (2.97%) Shell Script
9 12 (2.97%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.72%) PHP
11 10 (2.48%) Haskell
11 10 (2.48%) Erlang
11 10 (2.48%) Objective-C
11 10 (2.48%) Scala
12 7 (1.73%) VBA
13 6 (1.49%) C
14 5 (1.24%) COBOL
14 5 (1.24%) VBScript
14 5 (1.24%) F#
Qualifications
1 48 (11.88%) Degree
2 10 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.49%) ISEB
4 4 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.50%) MCITP
7 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.25%) MCTS
7 1 (0.25%) CCA
7 1 (0.25%) MCP
7 1 (0.25%) MCSE
7 1 (0.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.20%) QA
2 13 (3.22%) SLA
3 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (3.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.23%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.24%) vSphere
5 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (1.24%) Nagios
2 3 (0.74%) Rundeck
3 2 (0.50%) WMI
4 1 (0.25%) SCOM
4 1 (0.25%) Sysprep
4 1 (0.25%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 113 (27.97%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.14%) Oracle
3 26 (6.44%) Business Objects
4 19 (4.70%) VMware
5 18 (4.46%) Teradata
6 16 (3.96%) MicroStrategy
7 15 (3.71%) Cognos
8 11 (2.72%) SAP
9 10 (2.48%) Google
10 8 (1.98%) Adobe
10 8 (1.98%) Sun
10 8 (1.98%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.73%) Omniture
12 4 (0.99%) Informatica
12 4 (0.99%) Alterian
12 4 (0.99%) Cisco
12 4 (0.99%) IBM
12 4 (0.99%) Netezza
12 4 (0.99%) Greenplum
12 4 (0.99%) Vertica
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, car, 25 days, pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, car, 25 days, pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Computer Futures - Midlands
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum +benefits +bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stone, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum to £35k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus, 25 days, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + bonus, 25 days, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago