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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 65 83 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 34.95% 39.52% 36.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 61.32% 53.55% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 61 71 46
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
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
106 155 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 56.99% 73.81% 77.55%
Number of salaries quoted 101 124 98
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 103 (55.98%) SQL Server
2 71 (38.59%) .NET
3 54 (29.35%) ASP.NET
4 53 (28.80%) C#
5 49 (26.63%) MS Excel
6 42 (22.83%) VB.NET
7 38 (20.65%) Windows
7 38 (20.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 32 (17.39%) Linux
8 32 (17.39%) Microsoft
9 31 (16.85%) HTML
10 30 (16.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 29 (15.76%) T-SQL
12 28 (15.22%) Oracle
13 27 (14.67%) Relational Database
14 25 (13.59%) CSS
15 24 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (12.50%) Visual Studio
17 21 (11.41%) UNIX
18 20 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (10.87%) E-Commerce
18 20 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
19 19 (10.33%) Data Analysis
19 19 (10.33%) Web Development
19 19 (10.33%) SQL Server 2008
19 19 (10.33%) SLA
19 19 (10.33%) XML
20 18 (9.78%) MySQL
21 17 (9.24%) VB
21 17 (9.24%) Dimensional Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 8 (4.35%) IIS
1 8 (4.35%) Apache
1 8 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.72%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.09%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.54%) CMS
Applications
1 49 (26.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.72%) MS Office
3 2 (1.09%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.54%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.26%) SaaS
1 6 (3.26%) Google Apps
2 4 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.07%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.89%) SNMP
3 4 (2.17%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.63%) LAN
4 3 (1.63%) WAN
5 2 (1.09%) HTTP
5 2 (1.09%) Firewall
6 1 (0.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (55.98%) SQL Server
2 38 (20.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (16.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (14.67%) Relational Database
5 20 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (10.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (9.78%) MySQL
8 12 (6.52%) Oracle Database
9 9 (4.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (3.80%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (2.72%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.63%) Big Data
14 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (1.09%) MS Access
15 1 (0.54%) OLAP
15 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.63%) JIRA
3 2 (1.09%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.54%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.54%) Selenium
General
1 8 (4.35%) Finance
2 5 (2.72%) Games
3 4 (2.17%) Marketing
4 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (50.00%) Developer
2 32 (17.39%) Analyst
2 32 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 27 (14.67%) Team Leader
4 25 (13.59%) SQL Developer
5 17 (9.24%) Administrator
6 16 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
7 15 (8.15%) Development Team Leader
8 11 (5.98%) Junior
9 10 (5.43%) Senior Developer
9 10 (5.43%) Database Developer
9 10 (5.43%) .NET Team Leader
9 10 (5.43%) SQL Database Developer
10 9 (4.89%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 9 (4.89%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.89%) Consultant
11 8 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.35%) MI Analyst
12 7 (3.80%) DBA
12 7 (3.80%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (38.59%) .NET
2 54 (29.35%) ASP.NET
3 31 (16.85%) HTML
4 25 (13.59%) CSS
5 19 (10.33%) XML
6 15 (8.15%) HTML5
7 13 (7.07%) jQuery
8 10 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (4.89%) Web Services
10 6 (3.26%) XSL
11 5 (2.72%) Ajax
11 5 (2.72%) .NET Framework
12 4 (2.17%) Middleware
13 3 (1.63%) WinForms
13 3 (1.63%) Software Packaging
13 3 (1.63%) WCF
14 2 (1.09%) LINQ
14 2 (1.09%) JSON
14 2 (1.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 1 (0.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.35%) N-Tier
2 8 (4.35%) Clustering
3 7 (3.80%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.26%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.72%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.72%) Open Source
6 4 (2.17%) PDA
6 4 (2.17%) Statistics
6 4 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.63%) CMDB
7 3 (1.63%) Online Gambling
7 3 (1.63%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.09%) Online Games
9 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (20.65%) Windows
2 32 (17.39%) Linux
3 21 (11.41%) UNIX
4 14 (7.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.80%) CentOS
5 7 (3.80%) Android
5 7 (3.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 6 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.72%) Solaris
8 4 (2.17%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (10.87%) E-Commerce
3 19 (10.33%) Data Analysis
3 19 (10.33%) Web Development
4 17 (9.24%) Dimensional Modelling
5 16 (8.70%) OOP
5 16 (8.70%) OO
6 15 (8.15%) MVC
6 15 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (7.61%) Data Management
7 14 (7.61%) Mentoring
8 12 (6.52%) ETL
9 11 (5.98%) ERP
9 11 (5.98%) Line Management
10 9 (4.89%) Project Management
11 8 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (4.35%) Performance Management
12 7 (3.80%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (3.26%) Android Development
13 6 (3.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 53 (28.80%) C#
2 42 (22.83%) VB.NET
3 29 (15.76%) T-SQL
4 17 (9.24%) VB
5 16 (8.70%) VB6
6 11 (5.98%) JavaScript
7 10 (5.43%) Java
7 10 (5.43%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.89%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.63%) VBA
9 3 (1.63%) PHP
10 2 (1.09%) C++
10 2 (1.09%) Haskell
10 2 (1.09%) Erlang
10 2 (1.09%) F#
10 2 (1.09%) Scala
11 1 (0.54%) Delphi
11 1 (0.54%) C
11 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (8.70%) Degree
2 9 (4.89%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.33%) SLA
2 4 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.17%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.98%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.80%) vSphere
4 4 (2.17%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 8 (4.35%) WMI
2 7 (3.80%) Nagios
3 2 (1.09%) Nessus
4 1 (0.54%) Plesk
Vendors
1 32 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 28 (15.22%) Oracle
3 15 (8.15%) Red Hat
3 15 (8.15%) VMware
4 8 (4.35%) Cisco
5 7 (3.80%) Sun
6 6 (3.26%) Google
7 4 (2.17%) Teradata
7 4 (2.17%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.63%) Remedy
8 3 (1.63%) BMC
9 2 (1.09%) Avaya
9 2 (1.09%) Nortel
9 2 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.54%) Citrix
10 1 (0.54%) Cognos
10 1 (0.54%) CA
10 1 (0.54%) AccuRev
10 1 (0.54%) Nimsoft
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum + Car / Bonus / Laptop / Mobile
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 24 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago