The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
1 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 134 120 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 47.69% 49.18% 35.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 78.36% 67.04% 52.31%
Number of salaries quoted 91 107 62
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +2.77%
Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
171 179 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 60.85% 73.36% 67.71%
Number of salaries quoted 125 164 114
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Staffordshire

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 1 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 146 (52.52%) .NET
2 133 (47.84%) SQL Server
3 114 (41.01%) C#
4 97 (34.89%) ASP.NET
5 81 (29.14%) VB.NET
6 71 (25.54%) T-SQL
7 66 (23.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 65 (23.38%) MS Excel
9 46 (16.55%) Microsoft
10 41 (14.75%) HTML
11 37 (13.31%) Data Warehouse
12 36 (12.95%) Web Development
13 35 (12.59%) CSS
14 34 (12.23%) jQuery
15 31 (11.15%) Games
15 31 (11.15%) E-Commerce
15 31 (11.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 30 (10.79%) SQL Server 2008
17 29 (10.43%) Degree
17 29 (10.43%) SQL Server 2005
17 29 (10.43%) MVC
18 28 (10.07%) JavaScript
19 27 (9.71%) VB
20 26 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
20 26 (9.35%) Relational Database
21 24 (8.63%) Windows
21 24 (8.63%) Visual Studio
21 24 (8.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 22 (7.91%) Cognos
22 22 (7.91%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 14 (5.04%) IIS
2 5 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.08%) Node.js
4 1 (0.36%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 65 (23.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (1.44%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (1.08%) SaaS
1 3 (1.08%) ElastiCache
1 3 (1.08%) Amazon S3
1 3 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.40%) Wireshark
2 11 (3.96%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.16%) HTTP
4 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (47.84%) SQL Server
2 66 (23.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (13.31%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (11.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (10.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (10.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 26 (9.35%) Relational Database
8 24 (8.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (5.04%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (3.60%) SQL Server 2000
11 8 (2.88%) MySQL
12 5 (1.80%) OLAP
13 4 (1.44%) MS Access
14 3 (1.08%) MongoDB
14 3 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (1.08%) Data Mart
15 2 (0.72%) Big Data
16 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
16 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.36%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 24 (8.63%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.24%) Subversion
2 9 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.16%) Mercurial
3 6 (2.16%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.44%) JIRA
4 4 (1.44%) NUnit
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.72%) Ant
6 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (11.15%) Games
2 14 (5.04%) Finance
3 6 (2.16%) Billing
4 5 (1.80%) Retail
5 4 (1.44%) Marketing
6 2 (0.72%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 160 (57.55%) Developer
2 43 (15.47%) Team Leader
3 41 (14.75%) .NET Developer
4 33 (11.87%) C# Developer
5 28 (10.07%) SQL Developer
6 25 (8.99%) Analyst
7 20 (7.19%) SQL Database Developer
7 20 (7.19%) Database Developer
8 19 (6.83%) Senior Developer
8 19 (6.83%) VB.NET Developer
8 19 (6.83%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (6.47%) Lead Developer
9 18 (6.47%) MI Developer
10 17 (6.12%) Junior
11 16 (5.76%) Web Developer
11 16 (5.76%) Software Developer
11 16 (5.76%) ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (5.40%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (5.40%) DBA
13 14 (5.04%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (52.52%) .NET
2 97 (34.89%) ASP.NET
3 41 (14.75%) HTML
4 35 (12.59%) CSS
5 34 (12.23%) jQuery
6 22 (7.91%) HTML5
7 21 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 20 (7.19%) XML
8 20 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (6.47%) .NET Framework
10 16 (5.76%) Web Services
11 15 (5.40%) WinForms
12 14 (5.04%) Ajax
13 12 (4.32%) WCF
14 11 (3.96%) Software Packaging
15 9 (3.24%) Middleware
16 8 (2.88%) WPF
16 8 (2.88%) XSL
17 7 (2.52%) Silverlight
18 4 (1.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.68%) Online Games
2 11 (3.96%) N-Tier
3 9 (3.24%) Mathematics
4 5 (1.80%) Replication
4 5 (1.80%) Online Gambling
5 4 (1.44%) CMDB
5 4 (1.44%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.08%) Social Media
6 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.72%) Clustering
7 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.36%) Statistics
8 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.63%) Windows
2 9 (3.24%) Linux
3 5 (1.80%) UNIX
4 3 (1.08%) Android
5 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (12.95%) Web Development
2 31 (11.15%) E-Commerce
3 29 (10.43%) MVC
4 26 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (6.12%) Security Testing
5 17 (6.12%) Dimensional Modelling
5 17 (6.12%) Data Management
5 17 (6.12%) Penetration Testing
6 15 (5.40%) OOP
6 15 (5.40%) OO
6 15 (5.40%) Migration
7 12 (4.32%) Web Application Development
8 11 (3.96%) Software Engineering
9 10 (3.60%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (3.24%) Data Modelling
10 9 (3.24%) Information Security
11 8 (2.88%) Data Analysis
11 8 (2.88%) ETL
12 7 (2.52%) TDD
12 7 (2.52%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 114 (41.01%) C#
2 81 (29.14%) VB.NET
3 71 (25.54%) T-SQL
4 28 (10.07%) JavaScript
5 27 (9.71%) VB
6 18 (6.47%) VB6
7 9 (3.24%) Java
8 8 (2.88%) PHP
9 6 (2.16%) Ruby
9 6 (2.16%) Python
10 5 (1.80%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.80%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.80%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.44%) VBScript
12 3 (1.08%) Haskell
12 3 (1.08%) Erlang
12 3 (1.08%) F#
12 3 (1.08%) Scala
13 2 (0.72%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (10.43%) Degree
2 12 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.76%) PCI DSS
2 7 (2.52%) SLA
3 6 (2.16%) QA
4 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 46 (16.55%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.91%) Cognos
3 10 (3.60%) Oracle
4 7 (2.52%) MicroStrategy
5 6 (2.16%) Remedy
6 4 (1.44%) BMC
7 2 (0.72%) AccuRev
7 2 (0.72%) Infragistics
7 2 (0.72%) Adobe
7 2 (0.72%) Sun
8 1 (0.36%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.36%) Apple
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