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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 88 138 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 44.90% 48.42% 46.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 67.18% 77.97% 65.13%
Number of salaries quoted 76 88 102
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
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
131 177 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 66.84% 62.11% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 118 124 163
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 September 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 80 (56.74%) SQL Server
2 50 (35.46%) .NET
3 48 (34.04%) C#
4 39 (27.66%) Microsoft
5 38 (26.95%) HTML
6 37 (26.24%) T-SQL
6 37 (26.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 34 (24.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (19.15%) CSS
8 27 (19.15%) MVC
8 27 (19.15%) Finance
9 26 (18.44%) Degree
10 25 (17.73%) Relational Database
11 23 (16.31%) SQL Server 2008
11 23 (16.31%) ASP.NET
12 22 (15.60%) OLTP
12 22 (15.60%) QA
13 20 (14.18%) HTML5
13 20 (14.18%) Windows
13 20 (14.18%) MS Excel
13 20 (14.18%) Performance Tuning
14 19 (13.48%) XML
14 19 (13.48%) JavaScript
14 19 (13.48%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (13.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
18 14 (9.93%) Computer Science
18 14 (9.93%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 11 (7.80%) IIS
2 3 (2.13%) CMS
2 3 (2.13%) Drupal
2 3 (2.13%) WordPress
2 3 (2.13%) Node.js
3 2 (1.42%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.71%) JBoss
4 1 (0.71%) Apache
4 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (14.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.13%) SaaS
1 3 (2.13%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.13%) Internet
2 2 (1.42%) DNS
2 2 (1.42%) LAN
2 2 (1.42%) DHCP
3 1 (0.71%) VPN
3 1 (0.71%) WAN
3 1 (0.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (56.74%) SQL Server
2 37 (26.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (24.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (17.73%) Relational Database
5 23 (16.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (15.60%) OLTP
7 19 (13.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (8.51%) RDBMS
9 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (3.55%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (2.84%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.84%) MySQL
12 3 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (2.13%) MongoDB
12 3 (2.13%) NoSQL
13 2 (1.42%) MS Access
14 1 (0.71%) OLAP
14 1 (0.71%) Big Data
14 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (5.67%) JIRA
2 6 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.84%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.13%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.13%) Subversion
5 3 (2.13%) Ranorex
6 2 (1.42%) TestPartner
6 2 (1.42%) QADirector
6 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.71%) Maven
General
1 27 (19.15%) Finance
2 11 (7.80%) Telecoms
2 11 (7.80%) Marketing
3 6 (4.26%) Retail
4 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (42.55%) Developer
2 27 (19.15%) DBA
3 20 (14.18%) Administrator
4 17 (12.06%) SQL DBA
5 16 (11.35%) Web Developer
5 16 (11.35%) Tester
6 14 (9.93%) SQL Developer
7 13 (9.22%) Analyst
8 11 (7.80%) .NET Developer
9 10 (7.09%) QA Tester
10 7 (4.96%) Senior SQL DBA
10 7 (4.96%) Senior DBA
10 7 (4.96%) Marketing Analyst
10 7 (4.96%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (4.26%) Software Tester
12 5 (3.55%) Database Developer
12 5 (3.55%) Graduate
12 5 (3.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 5 (3.55%) Linux Administrator
12 5 (3.55%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (35.46%) .NET
2 38 (26.95%) HTML
3 27 (19.15%) CSS
4 23 (16.31%) ASP.NET
5 20 (14.18%) HTML5
6 19 (13.48%) XML
7 15 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (7.80%) Web Services
9 9 (6.38%) .NET Framework
9 9 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (5.67%) jQuery
11 7 (4.96%) WCF
11 7 (4.96%) CSS3
12 5 (3.55%) REST
12 5 (3.55%) SOAP
13 3 (2.13%) Ajax
13 3 (2.13%) XSLT
13 3 (2.13%) Middleware
13 3 (2.13%) Entity Framework
13 3 (2.13%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.93%) Replication
2 14 (9.93%) Clustering
2 14 (9.93%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.96%) Handset
4 5 (3.55%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.13%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.71%) CMDB
7 1 (0.71%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.18%) Windows
2 11 (7.80%) Linux
3 8 (5.67%) UNIX
4 5 (3.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 5 (3.55%) CentOS
4 5 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.55%) Solaris
5 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.15%) MVC
2 20 (14.18%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (13.48%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (9.93%) Web Development
5 14 (9.93%) E-Commerce
6 13 (9.22%) Data Modelling
7 12 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (8.51%) Scrum
7 12 (8.51%) Database Mirroring
7 12 (8.51%) Analytics
8 10 (7.09%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (6.38%) Database Security
9 9 (6.38%) Software Engineering
10 8 (5.67%) Automated Testing
10 8 (5.67%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.96%) Channel Management
11 7 (4.96%) Software Testing
11 7 (4.96%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 48 (34.04%) C#
2 37 (26.24%) T-SQL
3 19 (13.48%) JavaScript
4 14 (9.93%) Java
5 12 (8.51%) VB
6 11 (7.80%) PHP
7 10 (7.09%) PL/SQL
8 8 (5.67%) C
8 8 (5.67%) C++
9 7 (4.96%) VBScript
9 7 (4.96%) VB.NET
9 7 (4.96%) VB6
10 3 (2.13%) PHP5
10 3 (2.13%) Python
11 2 (1.42%) VBA
11 2 (1.42%) Haskell
11 2 (1.42%) Erlang
11 2 (1.42%) F#
11 2 (1.42%) Scala
11 2 (1.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 26 (18.44%) Degree
2 5 (3.55%) ISEB
3 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.71%) MCSA
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.71%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.60%) QA
2 2 (1.42%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.55%) vSphere
3 4 (2.84%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.42%) VMware Server
4 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.55%) Nagios
2 3 (2.13%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 39 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.80%) Oracle
3 10 (7.09%) VMware
4 7 (4.96%) Omniture
4 7 (4.96%) Google
5 6 (4.26%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.55%) Adobe
7 4 (2.84%) Alterian
8 2 (1.42%) Cisco
9 1 (0.71%) IBM
9 1 (0.71%) SAP
9 1 (0.71%) Cognos
9 1 (0.71%) Sun
9 1 (0.71%) Citrix
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45k - 65k per year
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Salary: £20k - 55k per year
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £50k - 60k per year
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year
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Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Barclay Anderson
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £20,000 - £28,000 DOE
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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