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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 44 80 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 26.83% 45.71% 51.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.14% 62.02% 69.68%
Number of salaries quoted 42 78 129
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,525 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £40,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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
102 129 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 62.20% 73.71% 73.73%
Number of salaries quoted 98 126 181
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Stockport

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 55 (44.00%) .NET
2 51 (40.80%) SQL Server
3 46 (36.80%) Web Services
4 40 (32.00%) C#
5 36 (28.80%) Oracle
6 34 (27.20%) Microsoft
7 32 (25.60%) HTML
8 31 (24.80%) Degree
9 30 (24.00%) XML
9 30 (24.00%) Windows
9 30 (24.00%) OO
9 30 (24.00%) Finance
10 29 (23.20%) Java
10 29 (23.20%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (21.60%) JavaScript
12 25 (20.00%) WebLogic
13 24 (19.20%) ASP.NET
13 24 (19.20%) CSS
13 24 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (19.20%) TDD
14 22 (17.60%) XSLT
15 21 (16.80%) Ant
15 21 (16.80%) WCF
16 20 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (16.00%) Linux
17 19 (15.20%) UNIX
17 19 (15.20%) Relational Database
18 18 (14.40%) Jenkins
19 17 (13.60%) J2EE
20 16 (12.80%) EJB

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 25 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (7.20%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.40%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.40%) WebSphere
3 8 (6.40%) GlassFish
4 4 (3.20%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.40%) WordPress
5 3 (2.40%) SAS
5 3 (2.40%) CMS
6 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (12.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.40%) MS Office
3 2 (1.60%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.80%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.80%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.80%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.40%) LAN
1 8 (6.40%) WLAN
1 8 (6.40%) WAN
2 2 (1.60%) Intranet
3 1 (0.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (40.80%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (15.20%) Relational Database
4 12 (9.60%) Oracle Database
4 12 (9.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (7.20%) MySQL
6 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.20%) DB2
8 4 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.40%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.60%) OLAP
10 2 (1.60%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 21 (16.80%) Ant
2 18 (14.40%) Jenkins
3 14 (11.20%) Git (software)
4 12 (9.60%) Eclipse
5 11 (8.80%) JUnit
6 7 (5.60%) Maven
6 7 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (5.60%) Mockito
6 7 (5.60%) Hudson
6 7 (5.60%) Gerrit
7 6 (4.80%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.20%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.20%) WebDriver
8 4 (3.20%) SoapUI
8 4 (3.20%) Selenium
9 2 (1.60%) FrontPage
General
1 30 (24.00%) Finance
2 12 (9.60%) Retail
3 6 (4.80%) Marketing
4 2 (1.60%) Games
4 2 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.80%) Back Office
5 1 (0.80%) Advertising
5 1 (0.80%) Billing
Job Titles
1 57 (45.60%) Developer
2 21 (16.80%) C# Developer
3 20 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 18 (14.40%) Java Developer
5 17 (13.60%) Support Engineer
5 17 (13.60%) Analyst
5 17 (13.60%) Software Developer
6 16 (12.80%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (11.20%) Team Leader
8 13 (10.40%) Software Team Leader
9 12 (9.60%) Software Engineer
10 11 (8.80%) Applications Support
10 11 (8.80%) C# Software Engineer
10 11 (8.80%) .NET Software Engineer
10 11 (8.80%) Software Development Team Leader
10 11 (8.80%) Development Team Leader
11 10 (8.00%) Applications Support Engineer
11 10 (8.00%) Test Analyst
12 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (5.60%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (44.00%) .NET
2 46 (36.80%) Web Services
3 32 (25.60%) HTML
4 30 (24.00%) XML
5 24 (19.20%) ASP.NET
5 24 (19.20%) CSS
6 22 (17.60%) XSLT
7 21 (16.80%) WCF
8 17 (13.60%) J2EE
9 16 (12.80%) EJB
9 16 (12.80%) jQuery
10 15 (12.00%) JDBC
11 14 (11.20%) HTML5
12 13 (10.40%) Ajax
13 12 (9.60%) Spring
14 11 (8.80%) LINQ
14 11 (8.80%) Ninject
15 9 (7.20%) SOAP
16 8 (6.40%) Hibernate
16 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.20%) Statistics
2 9 (7.20%) Social Media
3 8 (6.40%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.80%) Replication
5 4 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.40%) Telematics
6 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.60%) LIMS
7 2 (1.60%) Clustering
7 2 (1.60%) Informatics
7 2 (1.60%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.60%) Copywriting
7 2 (1.60%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.80%) Blog
8 1 (0.80%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.00%) Windows
2 20 (16.00%) Linux
3 19 (15.20%) UNIX
4 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.00%) OO
2 29 (23.20%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.20%) TDD
4 16 (12.80%) Scrum
5 15 (12.00%) Automated Testing
5 15 (12.00%) SOA
5 15 (12.00%) MVC
6 14 (11.20%) Web Development
7 13 (10.40%) Software Engineering
8 12 (9.60%) OOD
9 11 (8.80%) E-Commerce
9 11 (8.80%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (5.60%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.60%) Multithreading
11 7 (5.60%) CRM
11 7 (5.60%) Project Management
12 6 (4.80%) OOP
12 6 (4.80%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (32.00%) C#
2 29 (23.20%) Java
3 27 (21.60%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.80%) XQuery
4 11 (8.80%) VB.NET
5 9 (7.20%) Shell Script
6 8 (6.40%) PL/SQL
6 8 (6.40%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.60%) Jython
7 7 (5.60%) XPath
8 6 (4.80%) PHP
9 3 (2.40%) VBA
10 2 (1.60%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
10 2 (1.60%) VB
11 1 (0.80%) VBScript
11 1 (0.80%) Perl
11 1 (0.80%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (24.80%) Degree
2 11 (8.80%) HND
2 11 (8.80%) ISEB
3 6 (4.80%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.60%) SLA
2 6 (4.80%) QA
3 2 (1.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.20%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (6.40%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.80%) Puppet
2 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.80%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 36 (28.80%) Oracle
2 34 (27.20%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.40%) Cisco
3 8 (6.40%) McAfee
3 8 (6.40%) VMware
4 2 (1.60%) Cognos
4 2 (1.60%) Adobe
4 2 (1.60%) NetApp
5 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.80%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.80%) SAP
5 1 (0.80%) Google
5 1 (0.80%) Facebook
5 1 (0.80%) Twitter
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