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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 48 80 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 24.49% 29.74% 27.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.04% 47.06% 32.54%
Number of salaries quoted 46 55 55
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,750 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £55,000 £41,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
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
109 170 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 55.61% 63.20% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 102 131 167
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 1 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Stockport

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 51 (57.30%) .NET
2 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (41.57%) JavaScript
4 36 (40.45%) C#
4 36 (40.45%) TDD
5 34 (38.20%) ASP.NET
5 34 (38.20%) XML
6 33 (37.08%) HTML
7 26 (29.21%) Web Services
7 26 (29.21%) CSS
8 25 (28.09%) Oracle
8 25 (28.09%) OO
9 23 (25.84%) SQL Server
10 22 (24.72%) C++
10 22 (24.72%) UNIX
11 21 (23.60%) OOP
11 21 (23.60%) SOAP
11 21 (23.60%) Java
11 21 (23.60%) MVC
12 20 (22.47%) J2EE
12 20 (22.47%) WebLogic
12 20 (22.47%) Windows
12 20 (22.47%) Linux
12 20 (22.47%) Ant
13 19 (21.35%) JUnit
13 19 (21.35%) JDBC
13 19 (21.35%) JMS
13 19 (21.35%) Eclipse
13 19 (21.35%) JNDI
13 19 (21.35%) WebSphere

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 20 (22.47%) WebLogic
2 19 (21.35%) WebSphere
2 19 (21.35%) GlassFish
3 9 (10.11%) IIS
3 9 (10.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (8.99%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.25%) WordPress
5 2 (2.25%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.25%) Drupal
5 2 (2.25%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) MS Office
2 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Intranet
2 2 (2.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.11%) MySQL
3 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.37%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.12%) DB2
8 1 (1.12%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (22.47%) Ant
2 19 (21.35%) JUnit
2 19 (21.35%) Eclipse
3 14 (15.73%) Hudson
4 13 (14.61%) SoapUI
4 13 (14.61%) TeamCity
4 13 (14.61%) SpecFlow
4 13 (14.61%) Jenkins
5 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
6 5 (5.62%) Subversion
7 4 (4.49%) Selenium
8 3 (3.37%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (2.25%) NUnit
10 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (1.12%) JIRA
10 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (8.99%) Back Office
2 7 (7.87%) Finance
3 6 (6.74%) Retail
4 3 (3.37%) Billing
5 2 (2.25%) Marketing
5 2 (2.25%) Legal
5 2 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (59.55%) Developer
2 23 (25.84%) Analyst
3 19 (21.35%) Java Developer
4 18 (20.22%) .NET Developer
5 13 (14.61%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 12 (13.48%) Test Analyst
7 11 (12.36%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Junior
8 6 (6.74%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Junior Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Web Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Tester
9 5 (5.62%) Desktop Support
9 5 (5.62%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Desktop Analyst
9 5 (5.62%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 5 (5.62%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.62%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (57.30%) .NET
2 34 (38.20%) ASP.NET
2 34 (38.20%) XML
3 33 (37.08%) HTML
4 26 (29.21%) Web Services
4 26 (29.21%) CSS
5 21 (23.60%) SOAP
6 20 (22.47%) J2EE
7 19 (21.35%) JDBC
7 19 (21.35%) JMS
7 19 (21.35%) JNDI
8 18 (20.22%) EJB
9 16 (17.98%) jQuery
10 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (10.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (8.99%) HTML5
12 8 (8.99%) XHTML
12 8 (8.99%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (7.87%) .NET Framework
13 7 (7.87%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Open Source
2 4 (4.49%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.25%) Social Media
4 2 (2.25%) Informatics
4 2 (2.25%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.25%) User Experience
4 2 (2.25%) LIMS
5 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.12%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.72%) UNIX
2 20 (22.47%) Windows
2 20 (22.47%) Linux
3 5 (5.62%) Android
4 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (40.45%) TDD
3 25 (28.09%) OO
4 21 (23.60%) OOP
4 21 (23.60%) MVC
5 16 (17.98%) System Testing
6 15 (16.85%) Scrum
7 13 (14.61%) BDD
7 13 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (14.61%) Compatibility Testing
8 12 (13.48%) Automation Testing
9 11 (12.36%) Mentoring
9 11 (12.36%) E-Commerce
10 9 (10.11%) Web Development
11 8 (8.99%) Coaching
12 7 (7.87%) Pair Programming
13 6 (6.74%) Unit Testing
13 6 (6.74%) People Management
13 6 (6.74%) Automated Testing
13 6 (6.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (41.57%) JavaScript
2 36 (40.45%) C#
3 22 (24.72%) C++
4 21 (23.60%) Java
5 13 (14.61%) VB
6 10 (11.24%) VB.NET
7 8 (8.99%) Ruby
8 5 (5.62%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.37%) VBA
9 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.37%) Delphi
9 3 (3.37%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.37%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) ISEB
2 3 (3.37%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.85%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) Oracle
2 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.62%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (4.49%) Xamarin
5 3 (3.37%) HP
5 3 (3.37%) Telerik
6 2 (2.25%) Facebook
6 2 (2.25%) Twitter
7 1 (1.12%) Trillium
7 1 (1.12%) Capita
7 1 (1.12%) DataFlux
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