The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 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 140 122 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 48.61% 46.39% 35.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 78.21% 65.59% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 90 99 66
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
SQL
Staffordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
179 186 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 62.15% 70.72% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 126 158 125
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SQL Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

1 145 (49.83%) .NET
2 144 (49.48%) SQL Server
3 114 (39.18%) C#
4 93 (31.96%) ASP.NET
5 82 (28.18%) VB.NET
6 73 (25.09%) T-SQL
6 73 (25.09%) MS Excel
7 67 (23.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 50 (17.18%) Microsoft
9 41 (14.09%) HTML
10 39 (13.40%) Web Development
11 38 (13.06%) Data Warehouse
12 36 (12.37%) CSS
13 34 (11.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 33 (11.34%) E-Commerce
15 31 (10.65%) Degree
16 30 (10.31%) jQuery
16 30 (10.31%) Relational Database
17 29 (9.97%) SQL Server 2005
17 29 (9.97%) Games
18 28 (9.62%) VB
19 27 (9.28%) Windows
19 27 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
20 26 (8.93%) MVC
21 25 (8.59%) Dimensional Modelling
21 25 (8.59%) SQL Server 2008
22 24 (8.25%) HTML5
22 24 (8.25%) JavaScript
23 23 (7.90%) XML
24 22 (7.56%) Cognos

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 16 (5.50%) IIS
2 3 (1.03%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.03%) Node.js
3 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 73 (25.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.03%) Amazon S3
1 3 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.03%) SaaS
1 3 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (1.03%) ElastiCache
1 3 (1.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.81%) Wireshark
2 11 (3.78%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.37%) HTTP
4 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (49.48%) SQL Server
2 67 (23.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (13.06%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (11.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (10.31%) Relational Database
6 29 (9.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 25 (8.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (6.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (4.47%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (3.44%) SQL Server 2000
11 8 (2.75%) MySQL
12 6 (2.06%) OLAP
13 4 (1.37%) MS Access
13 4 (1.37%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.03%) Data Mart
14 3 (1.03%) MongoDB
14 3 (1.03%) Big Data
14 3 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (6.87%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.09%) Subversion
3 7 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.06%) Mercurial
4 6 (2.06%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.72%) JIRA
6 3 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.03%) NUnit
7 2 (0.69%) Ant
7 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (9.97%) Games
2 12 (4.12%) Finance
3 5 (1.72%) Retail
4 4 (1.37%) Billing
4 4 (1.37%) Marketing
5 2 (0.69%) Back Office
6 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 162 (55.67%) Developer
2 51 (17.53%) Team Leader
3 40 (13.75%) .NET Developer
4 31 (10.65%) SQL Developer
5 29 (9.97%) C# Developer
6 27 (9.28%) Analyst
7 21 (7.22%) Senior Developer
8 19 (6.53%) Database Developer
8 19 (6.53%) SQL Database Developer
9 18 (6.19%) Web Developer
9 18 (6.19%) VB.NET Developer
9 18 (6.19%) Lead Developer
9 18 (6.19%) MI Developer
10 17 (5.84%) Junior
10 17 (5.84%) Development Team Leader
11 16 (5.50%) Software Developer
11 16 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (5.15%) ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (4.81%) DBA
13 14 (4.81%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (49.83%) .NET
2 93 (31.96%) ASP.NET
3 41 (14.09%) HTML
4 36 (12.37%) CSS
5 30 (10.31%) jQuery
6 24 (8.25%) HTML5
7 23 (7.90%) XML
8 20 (6.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 17 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (5.15%) WinForms
11 14 (4.81%) .NET Framework
11 14 (4.81%) Web Services
12 13 (4.47%) Ajax
13 11 (3.78%) Software Packaging
13 11 (3.78%) WCF
13 11 (3.78%) Middleware
14 8 (2.75%) XSL
15 7 (2.41%) WPF
15 7 (2.41%) Silverlight
16 2 (0.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.47%) Online Games
2 12 (4.12%) N-Tier
3 9 (3.09%) Mathematics
4 5 (1.72%) Clustering
5 4 (1.37%) Online Gambling
5 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.03%) Replication
6 3 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.03%) CMDB
6 3 (1.03%) Social Media
6 3 (1.03%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.69%) Open Source
7 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.69%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.34%) Statistics
8 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.28%) Windows
2 15 (5.15%) Linux
3 8 (2.75%) UNIX
4 3 (1.03%) Android
4 3 (1.03%) CentOS
5 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (13.40%) Web Development
2 33 (11.34%) E-Commerce
3 27 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (8.93%) MVC
5 25 (8.59%) Dimensional Modelling
6 17 (5.84%) Data Management
7 16 (5.50%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (5.50%) Security Testing
8 15 (5.15%) OO
8 15 (5.15%) OOP
9 14 (4.81%) Migration
10 12 (4.12%) Web Application Development
11 11 (3.78%) Data Analysis
11 11 (3.78%) Risk Assessment
12 10 (3.44%) Software Engineering
13 9 (3.09%) Data Modelling
13 9 (3.09%) Low Latency
14 8 (2.75%) ETL
14 8 (2.75%) Information Security
15 6 (2.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (39.18%) C#
2 82 (28.18%) VB.NET
3 73 (25.09%) T-SQL
4 28 (9.62%) VB
5 24 (8.25%) JavaScript
6 18 (6.19%) VB6
7 11 (3.78%) Java
8 8 (2.75%) PHP
9 6 (2.06%) Ruby
9 6 (2.06%) Python
10 5 (1.72%) Haskell
10 5 (1.72%) Erlang
10 5 (1.72%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.72%) F#
10 5 (1.72%) Scala
11 4 (1.37%) VBScript
11 4 (1.37%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.37%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.69%) C++
13 1 (0.34%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 31 (10.65%) Degree
2 13 (4.47%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.81%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.75%) SLA
3 6 (2.06%) QA
4 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.03%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 50 (17.18%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.56%) Cognos
3 12 (4.12%) Oracle
4 8 (2.75%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (1.72%) Remedy
6 3 (1.03%) VMware
6 3 (1.03%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.03%) Sun
6 3 (1.03%) BMC
7 2 (0.69%) Adobe
7 2 (0.69%) AccuRev
7 2 (0.69%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.34%) Apple
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