The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 8 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 47.06% 38.89% 15.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 43.75% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 3
Average salary £34,750 £29,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.82% -22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,150 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,700 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sutton Coldfield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 94.12% 88.89% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 14
Average salary £34,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.98% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £20,250 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

SQL
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

SQL Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

SQL
Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Sutton Coldfield region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (23.53%) Retail
5 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) .NET
5 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco
6 3 (17.65%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
7 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (11.76%) Data Extraction
7 2 (11.76%) MySQL
7 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (11.76%) Business Objects

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.76%) MySQL
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) DBA
2 5 (29.41%) SQL DBA
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) MI Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Report Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) CSS3
3 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) OOD
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.88%) VMware