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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 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 404 267 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 56.35% 39.73% 30.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 76.37% 66.58% 50.99%
Number of salaries quoted 299 221 147
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
529 401 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 73.78% 59.67% 59.84%
Number of salaries quoted 416 346 259
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £60,000 £55,000
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 August 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 August 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 0 137 £32,500 -14.47% 16
Burton-upon-Trent 0 43 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Cannock +14 28 £35,000 +8.10% 1
Tamworth +1 20 £32,750 -0.75% 1
Lichfield +1 19 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Stafford -5 14 £35,213 +35.43% 6
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 394 (51.24%) .NET
1 394 (51.24%) SQL Server
2 285 (37.06%) C#
3 271 (35.24%) ASP.NET
4 239 (31.08%) Microsoft
5 190 (24.71%) VB.NET
6 167 (21.72%) HTML
7 165 (21.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 161 (20.94%) T-SQL
9 145 (18.86%) MS Excel
10 140 (18.21%) CSS
11 129 (16.78%) JavaScript
12 115 (14.95%) Business Intelligence
13 114 (14.82%) Windows
14 106 (13.78%) .NET Framework
15 104 (13.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 100 (13.00%) XML
17 97 (12.61%) Web Development
18 93 (12.09%) jQuery
19 92 (11.96%) Ajax
20 88 (11.44%) Data Warehouse
21 85 (11.05%) Degree
22 81 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
23 78 (10.14%) HTML5
24 76 (9.88%) Finance
25 74 (9.62%) Web Services
26 72 (9.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 64 (8.32%) ETL
27 64 (8.32%) SQL Server 2008
28 62 (8.06%) MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (6.89%) IIS
2 36 (4.68%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (0.78%) Node.js
5 5 (0.65%) SAS
6 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.13%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.13%) CMS
6 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 145 (18.86%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.90%) MS Office
3 7 (0.91%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.13%) SPSS
4 1 (0.13%) Stata
Business Applications
1 17 (2.21%) Agresso
2 12 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.78%) Line 500
4 6 (0.78%) 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 (2.34%) Office 365
2 6 (0.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 6 (0.78%) ElastiCache
2 6 (0.78%) Amazon S3
2 6 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (0.52%) SaaS
4 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.95%) Wireshark
2 11 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.78%) FTP
3 6 (0.78%) HTTP
4 4 (0.52%) SAN
5 3 (0.39%) VLAN
5 3 (0.39%) Intranet
5 3 (0.39%) LAN
5 3 (0.39%) WAN
6 2 (0.26%) Firewall
6 2 (0.26%) VPN
6 2 (0.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (51.24%) SQL Server
2 165 (21.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 104 (13.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 88 (11.44%) Data Warehouse
5 72 (9.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 64 (8.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 61 (7.93%) OLAP
8 52 (6.76%) Relational Database
9 48 (6.24%) SQL Server 2005
10 32 (4.16%) Crystal Reports
11 21 (2.73%) QlikView
12 18 (2.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 17 (2.21%) MySQL
14 16 (2.08%) DTS
15 14 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
16 13 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (1.69%) MS Access
17 12 (1.56%) RDBMS
18 11 (1.43%) Big Data
18 11 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 49 (6.37%) Visual Studio
2 38 (4.94%) Subversion
3 32 (4.16%) JIRA
4 27 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (2.73%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (0.78%) Mercurial
6 6 (0.78%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.78%) MSTest
7 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.52%) NUnit
8 3 (0.39%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.26%) NetAdvantage
9 2 (0.26%) Ant
9 2 (0.26%) Selenium
9 2 (0.26%) LLBLGen Pro
10 1 (0.13%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.13%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.13%) JDeveloper
General
1 76 (9.88%) Finance
2 38 (4.94%) Retail
3 30 (3.90%) Games
4 17 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (1.43%) Billing
6 7 (0.91%) Marketing
7 3 (0.39%) Advertising
8 2 (0.26%) Back Office
8 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.13%) Automotive
9 1 (0.13%) Legal
9 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 485 (63.07%) Developer
2 160 (20.81%) .NET Developer
3 94 (12.22%) Analyst
4 81 (10.53%) SQL Developer
5 80 (10.40%) C# Developer
6 76 (9.88%) Team Leader
7 69 (8.97%) Senior Developer
8 65 (8.45%) Software Developer
9 49 (6.37%) DBA
10 47 (6.11%) VB.NET Developer
11 45 (5.85%) ASP.NET Developer
12 40 (5.20%) SQL DBA
13 39 (5.07%) C# .NET Developer
14 37 (4.81%) Junior
15 35 (4.55%) MI Developer
16 32 (4.16%) Web Developer
16 32 (4.16%) Development Team Leader
17 30 (3.90%) Lead Developer
18 29 (3.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 28 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (51.24%) .NET
2 271 (35.24%) ASP.NET
3 167 (21.72%) HTML
4 140 (18.21%) CSS
5 106 (13.78%) .NET Framework
6 100 (13.00%) XML
7 93 (12.09%) jQuery
8 92 (11.96%) Ajax
9 78 (10.14%) HTML5
10 74 (9.62%) Web Services
11 62 (8.06%) WinForms
12 41 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 40 (5.20%) WCF
14 38 (4.94%) WPF
15 37 (4.81%) CSS3
16 29 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 27 (3.51%) XSLT
18 26 (3.38%) XHTML
19 20 (2.60%) WF
20 17 (2.21%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.63%) N-Tier
2 20 (2.60%) Mathematics
3 13 (1.69%) Online Games
4 9 (1.17%) Replication
5 8 (1.04%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.04%) Computer Science
6 7 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (0.78%) Clustering
7 6 (0.78%) Social Media
8 5 (0.65%) Online Gambling
9 4 (0.52%) EPoS
9 4 (0.52%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (0.52%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.39%) Open Source
10 3 (0.39%) Statistics
10 3 (0.39%) CMDB
10 3 (0.39%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.26%) Economics
11 2 (0.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 114 (14.82%) Windows
2 52 (6.76%) UNIX
3 20 (2.60%) Linux
4 11 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.39%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.39%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.39%) Android
6 3 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.26%) CentOS
8 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (14.95%) Business Intelligence
2 97 (12.61%) Web Development
3 81 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (8.32%) ETL
5 62 (8.06%) MVC
6 50 (6.50%) Unit Testing
7 45 (5.85%) E-Commerce
8 44 (5.72%) OO
8 44 (5.72%) ITIL
9 42 (5.46%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (5.07%) TDD
11 37 (4.81%) Data Modelling
11 37 (4.81%) SOA
12 33 (4.29%) SEO
13 30 (3.90%) Software Engineering
13 30 (3.90%) Dimensional Modelling
14 27 (3.51%) OOP
15 26 (3.38%) Document Management
15 26 (3.38%) Performance Tuning
16 23 (2.99%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 285 (37.06%) C#
2 190 (24.71%) VB.NET
3 161 (20.94%) T-SQL
4 129 (16.78%) JavaScript
5 54 (7.02%) VB
6 25 (3.25%) VB6
7 23 (2.99%) C++
8 18 (2.34%) Java
9 16 (2.08%) PL/SQL
10 15 (1.95%) C
11 14 (1.82%) PHP
12 13 (1.69%) VBA
13 12 (1.56%) Python
13 12 (1.56%) Ruby
14 10 (1.30%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.17%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.04%) VBScript
17 7 (0.91%) COBOL
18 6 (0.78%) Haskell
18 6 (0.78%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 85 (11.05%) Degree
2 18 (2.34%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (1.04%) ISEB
5 7 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.52%) MCSE
8 3 (0.39%) MCSA
9 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.13%) MCITP
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.60%) PCI DSS
2 16 (2.08%) QA
3 8 (1.04%) SLA
3 8 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.65%) vSphere
4 3 (0.39%) XenApp
5 2 (0.26%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.39%) SCCM
3 2 (0.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 239 (31.08%) Microsoft
2 58 (7.54%) Oracle
3 52 (6.76%) Cognos
4 32 (4.16%) MicroStrategy
5 28 (3.64%) AccuRev
6 16 (2.08%) Business Objects
7 12 (1.56%) VMware
8 11 (1.43%) Remedy
9 6 (0.78%) ATG
9 6 (0.78%) Infragistics
9 6 (0.78%) Citrix
9 6 (0.78%) Sage
9 6 (0.78%) Kronos
10 5 (0.65%) Cisco
11 4 (0.52%) Logi Analytics
12 3 (0.39%) BMC
12 3 (0.39%) Sun
12 3 (0.39%) Teradata
13 2 (0.26%) Perforce
13 2 (0.26%) Adobe
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: Competitive, Grade 7
Posted: 22 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension, parking,flexible!
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £24k - 26k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Network ITR
Salary: £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: highly negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: highly negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: negotiable with Car, Bonus, Benefits, Re Location etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: ''s highly negotiable + car and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: negotiable (+ Bonus and Relocation)
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: ''s highly negotiable + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: highly competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Mills Goodwin Talent Network
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + bonus, pension, holiday etc
Posted: 4 days ago