The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 47 60 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 28.14% 40.27% 44.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.53% 61.86% 60.30%
Number of salaries quoted 43 58 120
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
SQL
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
101 97 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 60.48% 65.10% 74.25%
Number of salaries quoted 92 92 190
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

SQL
Salary Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Stockport region.

SQL Salary Trend in Stockport

SQL
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Stockport

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 58 (52.25%) .NET
2 43 (38.74%) SQL Server
3 41 (36.94%) C#
4 40 (36.04%) HTML
5 36 (32.43%) CSS
5 36 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (27.93%) Web Services
7 29 (26.13%) ASP.NET
7 29 (26.13%) JavaScript
8 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
9 27 (24.32%) XML
9 27 (24.32%) Degree
10 25 (22.52%) OO
11 24 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
12 23 (20.72%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (19.82%) Windows
14 21 (18.92%) TDD
15 20 (18.02%) WCF
15 20 (18.02%) Oracle
16 19 (17.12%) Java
16 19 (17.12%) HTML5
17 18 (16.22%) Finance
18 17 (15.32%) XSLT
19 16 (14.41%) MVC
19 16 (14.41%) SQL Server 2005
20 15 (13.51%) Automated Testing
20 15 (13.51%) Scrum
21 14 (12.61%) T-SQL
21 14 (12.61%) Relational Database
22 13 (11.71%) Analytical Skills

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 13 (11.71%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.31%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.31%) WebSphere
2 7 (6.31%) GlassFish
3 5 (4.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.70%) CMS
4 3 (2.70%) WordPress
5 2 (1.80%) SAS
6 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.70%) MS Office
3 2 (1.80%) SPSS
3 2 (1.80%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.90%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.90%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.41%) LAN
1 6 (5.41%) WLAN
1 6 (5.41%) WAN
2 2 (1.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (38.74%) SQL Server
2 24 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (14.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (12.61%) Relational Database
5 10 (9.01%) MySQL
6 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.50%) DB2
8 4 (3.60%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.80%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Ant
2 10 (9.01%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.11%) Eclipse
4 7 (6.31%) JUnit
5 6 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (5.41%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.70%) Selenium
7 3 (2.70%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.70%) Subversion
7 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.80%) Hudson
8 2 (1.80%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.80%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.80%) Mockito
8 2 (1.80%) Maven
8 2 (1.80%) FrontPage
9 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (16.22%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Marketing
3 3 (2.70%) Retail
3 3 (2.70%) Back Office
4 2 (1.80%) Games
5 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.90%) Billing
Job Titles
1 55 (49.55%) Developer
2 20 (18.02%) .NET Developer
3 18 (16.22%) Software Developer
4 15 (13.51%) C# Developer
5 14 (12.61%) Team Leader
6 13 (11.71%) Java Developer
6 13 (11.71%) Analyst
6 13 (11.71%) Software Team Leader
7 12 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (9.91%) Software Development Team Leader
8 11 (9.91%) Architect
8 11 (9.91%) Senior Developer
8 11 (9.91%) Development Team Leader
9 10 (9.01%) Software Engineer
9 10 (9.01%) C# Software Engineer
9 10 (9.01%) Support Engineer
9 10 (9.01%) .NET Software Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Test Analyst
11 6 (5.41%) Senior Test Analyst
11 6 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (52.25%) .NET
2 40 (36.04%) HTML
3 36 (32.43%) CSS
4 31 (27.93%) Web Services
5 29 (26.13%) ASP.NET
6 27 (24.32%) XML
7 20 (18.02%) WCF
8 19 (17.12%) HTML5
9 17 (15.32%) XSLT
10 12 (10.81%) Ajax
11 11 (9.91%) .NET Framework
11 11 (9.91%) J2EE
11 11 (9.91%) JDBC
12 10 (9.01%) Ninject
12 10 (9.01%) LINQ
12 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (7.21%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (6.31%) jQuery
14 7 (6.31%) SOAP
15 6 (5.41%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.91%) Statistics
3 8 (7.21%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.21%) User Experience
3 8 (7.21%) Social Media
4 5 (4.50%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.80%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.90%) Blog
7 1 (0.90%) Telematics
7 1 (0.90%) CMDB
7 1 (0.90%) Replication
7 1 (0.90%) Informatics
7 1 (0.90%) LIMS
7 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.82%) Windows
2 10 (9.01%) Linux
3 7 (6.31%) UNIX
4 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.80%) Android
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (22.52%) OO
3 23 (20.72%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (18.92%) TDD
5 16 (14.41%) MVC
6 15 (13.51%) Scrum
6 15 (13.51%) Automated Testing
7 13 (11.71%) SOA
8 12 (10.81%) Web Development
9 11 (9.91%) OOD
9 11 (9.91%) Software Engineering
10 9 (8.11%) OOP
10 9 (8.11%) CRM
10 9 (8.11%) Mentoring
11 7 (6.31%) Multithreading
11 7 (6.31%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.31%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (5.41%) Project Management
12 6 (5.41%) Unit Testing
12 6 (5.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 41 (36.94%) C#
2 29 (26.13%) JavaScript
3 19 (17.12%) Java
4 14 (12.61%) T-SQL
5 11 (9.91%) VB.NET
5 11 (9.91%) XQuery
6 7 (6.31%) PHP
7 3 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.70%) Jython
7 3 (2.70%) VBA
8 2 (1.80%) Ruby
8 2 (1.80%) XPath
8 2 (1.80%) R
8 2 (1.80%) Perl
8 2 (1.80%) C++
8 2 (1.80%) Delphi
9 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (24.32%) Degree
2 8 (7.21%) ISEB
3 7 (6.31%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.50%) HND
5 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.80%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.90%) Puppet
3 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.02%) Oracle
3 6 (5.41%) Cisco
3 6 (5.41%) McAfee
3 6 (5.41%) VMware
4 2 (1.80%) Adobe
4 2 (1.80%) Cognos
4 2 (1.80%) Facebook
4 2 (1.80%) Twitter
5 1 (0.90%) SAP
5 1 (0.90%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.90%) Google
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