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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 128 108 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 45.71% 41.06% 36.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 73.56% 62.79% 54.40%
Number of salaries quoted 79 84 65
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
174 172 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 62.14% 65.40% 67.20%
Number of salaries quoted 122 139 115
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 17 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 148 (50.86%) SQL Server
2 137 (47.08%) .NET
3 109 (37.46%) C#
4 89 (30.58%) ASP.NET
5 76 (26.12%) VB.NET
6 73 (25.09%) T-SQL
7 71 (24.40%) MS Excel
8 70 (24.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 43 (14.78%) Microsoft
10 42 (14.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 40 (13.75%) Data Warehouse
11 40 (13.75%) Mentoring
12 39 (13.40%) Web Development
13 36 (12.37%) HTML
13 36 (12.37%) Relational Database
14 32 (11.00%) E-Commerce
14 32 (11.00%) Degree
15 31 (10.65%) CSS
15 31 (10.65%) SQL Server 2005
16 30 (10.31%) Windows
17 29 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
18 28 (9.62%) Dimensional Modelling
19 27 (9.28%) VB
20 26 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
21 25 (8.59%) Games
21 25 (8.59%) jQuery
22 23 (7.90%) XML
22 23 (7.90%) Agile Software Development
23 22 (7.56%) Visual Studio
23 22 (7.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 15 (5.15%) IIS
2 3 (1.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 71 (24.40%) 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%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.15%) Wireshark
2 11 (3.78%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.37%) HTTP
4 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (50.86%) SQL Server
2 70 (24.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (14.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (13.75%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (12.37%) Relational Database
6 31 (10.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 26 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (6.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (4.47%) SQL Server 2000
9 13 (4.47%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (2.41%) MySQL
11 6 (2.06%) OLAP
12 5 (1.72%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.03%) MS Access
13 3 (1.03%) Data Mart
13 3 (1.03%) Big Data
14 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (7.56%) 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
7 2 (0.69%) Ant
7 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.34%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (8.59%) Games
2 12 (4.12%) Finance
3 5 (1.72%) Retail
4 3 (1.03%) Marketing
5 2 (0.69%) Back Office
5 2 (0.69%) Billing
6 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 153 (52.58%) Developer
2 55 (18.90%) Team Leader
3 42 (14.43%) .NET Developer
4 30 (10.31%) Analyst
4 30 (10.31%) SQL Developer
5 23 (7.90%) C# Developer
6 20 (6.87%) Development Team Leader
7 19 (6.53%) VB.NET Developer
8 18 (6.19%) Database Developer
8 18 (6.19%) Web Developer
8 18 (6.19%) Software Developer
8 18 (6.19%) Senior Developer
8 18 (6.19%) SQL Database Developer
9 17 (5.84%) Junior
10 16 (5.50%) DBA
10 16 (5.50%) SQL DBA
10 16 (5.50%) MI Developer
11 15 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (5.15%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (5.15%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (47.08%) .NET
2 89 (30.58%) ASP.NET
3 36 (12.37%) HTML
4 31 (10.65%) CSS
5 25 (8.59%) jQuery
6 23 (7.90%) XML
7 22 (7.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 19 (6.53%) HTML5
9 14 (4.81%) WinForms
10 13 (4.47%) Ajax
10 13 (4.47%) Web Services
10 13 (4.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (3.78%) Middleware
11 11 (3.78%) Software Packaging
11 11 (3.78%) WCF
12 10 (3.44%) .NET Framework
12 10 (3.44%) XSL
13 7 (2.41%) WPF
13 7 (2.41%) Silverlight
14 2 (0.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.47%) Online Games
3 12 (4.12%) N-Tier
4 10 (3.44%) Mathematics
5 7 (2.41%) Clustering
6 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.03%) Replication
7 3 (1.03%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.03%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.03%) CMDB
8 2 (0.69%) Online Gambling
8 2 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.69%) Open Source
8 2 (0.69%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.31%) Windows
2 14 (4.81%) Linux
3 11 (3.78%) UNIX
4 4 (1.37%) CentOS
5 3 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.03%) Android
6 2 (0.69%) Solaris
7 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (13.75%) Mentoring
2 39 (13.40%) Web Development
3 32 (11.00%) E-Commerce
4 29 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (9.62%) Dimensional Modelling
6 23 (7.90%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (7.22%) MVC
8 20 (6.87%) Data Management
9 17 (5.84%) Penetration Testing
9 17 (5.84%) Security Testing
10 15 (5.15%) Data Analysis
10 15 (5.15%) OOP
10 15 (5.15%) OO
11 14 (4.81%) Migration
11 14 (4.81%) Line Management
12 12 (4.12%) Web Application Development
12 12 (4.12%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (3.44%) Software Engineering
14 9 (3.09%) ETL
14 9 (3.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 109 (37.46%) C#
2 76 (26.12%) VB.NET
3 73 (25.09%) T-SQL
4 27 (9.28%) VB
5 17 (5.84%) JavaScript
5 17 (5.84%) VB6
6 11 (3.78%) Java
7 6 (2.06%) Ruby
7 6 (2.06%) Python
7 6 (2.06%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.72%) Haskell
8 5 (1.72%) Erlang
8 5 (1.72%) PHP
8 5 (1.72%) F#
8 5 (1.72%) Scala
9 4 (1.37%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.37%) VBScript
10 2 (0.69%) C++
11 1 (0.34%) Delphi
11 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (11.00%) Degree
2 11 (3.78%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.81%) PCI DSS
2 10 (3.44%) SLA
3 6 (2.06%) QA
4 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.37%) vSphere
2 3 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (14.78%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.87%) Cognos
3 14 (4.81%) Oracle
4 9 (3.09%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (1.72%) Sun
5 5 (1.72%) Remedy
6 4 (1.37%) VMware
6 4 (1.37%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.03%) BMC
8 2 (0.69%) Adobe
8 2 (0.69%) AccuRev
8 2 (0.69%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.34%) Apple
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