The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 37 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 15.16% 23.23% 20.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.58% 44.23% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 18
Average salary £28,930 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,093 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £38,000 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
SQL
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
107 52 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 43.85% 52.53% 63.81%
Number of salaries quoted 86 47 61
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

SQL
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

SQL Salary Trend in Wakefield

SQL
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Wakefield

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 62 (77.50%) .NET
2 49 (61.25%) SQL Server
3 34 (42.50%) Microsoft
4 31 (38.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (35.00%) T-SQL
6 26 (32.50%) C#
6 26 (32.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (31.25%) VB.NET
8 23 (28.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (26.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (26.25%) HTML
9 21 (26.25%) CSS
10 20 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 18 (22.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (22.50%) SharePoint
11 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (18.75%) HTML5
13 15 (18.75%) Degree
14 14 (17.50%) Release Management
14 14 (17.50%) CSS3
15 13 (16.25%) TDD
15 13 (16.25%) Finance
15 13 (16.25%) Scrum
15 13 (16.25%) Windows
16 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
16 12 (15.00%) WinForms
16 12 (15.00%) Publishing
17 11 (13.75%) Change Control

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 18 (22.50%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.50%) IIS
3 9 (11.25%) MQSeries
3 9 (11.25%) MS Exchange
3 9 (11.25%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) DHCP
1 9 (11.25%) DNS
2 4 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (1.25%) Intranet
3 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (61.25%) SQL Server
2 31 (38.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (32.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (28.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (26.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (13.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (11.25%) Relational Database
7 9 (11.25%) RDBMS
7 9 (11.25%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (10.00%) MS Access
9 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (6.25%) MySQL
9 5 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (5.00%) OLAP
11 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (1.25%) DTS
Development Applications
1 18 (22.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.00%) NUnit
2 4 (5.00%) MSTest
2 4 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (5.00%) Moq
2 4 (5.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (3.75%) Xcode
4 2 (2.50%) Selenium
4 2 (2.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.25%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (1.25%) Subversion
5 1 (1.25%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (16.25%) Finance
2 12 (15.00%) Publishing
3 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (8.75%) Retail
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (58.75%) Developer
2 13 (16.25%) SQL Developer
3 12 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Business Developer
6 6 (7.50%) DBA
6 6 (7.50%) VB.NET Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Business Objects Developer
7 5 (6.25%) SAP Developer
7 5 (6.25%) SQL DBA
7 5 (6.25%) Systems Support
7 5 (6.25%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.00%) Report Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Report Writer
8 4 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (77.50%) .NET
2 21 (26.25%) HTML
2 21 (26.25%) CSS
3 20 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 15 (18.75%) HTML5
5 14 (17.50%) CSS3
6 12 (15.00%) WinForms
7 11 (13.75%) WPF
8 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 8 (10.00%) jQuery
10 7 (8.75%) Middleware
11 5 (6.25%) XML
11 5 (6.25%) WCF
12 4 (5.00%) Unity DI Container
12 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (5.00%) Spring.NET
12 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (5.00%) Castle Windsor
12 4 (5.00%) Ninject
12 4 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.50%) Clustering
3 5 (6.25%) FMCG
3 5 (6.25%) Replication
4 4 (5.00%) iPad
4 4 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.50%) Open Source
6 2 (2.50%) Firmware
7 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.25%) Blog
7 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Windows
2 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.25%) UNIX
4 1 (1.25%) AIX
4 1 (1.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.50%) Release Management
3 13 (16.25%) Scrum
3 13 (16.25%) TDD
4 11 (13.75%) Change Control
5 10 (12.50%) ERP
6 9 (11.25%) MVVM
7 8 (10.00%) ETL
7 8 (10.00%) CRM
7 8 (10.00%) MVC
7 8 (10.00%) Migration
8 7 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.25%) Integration Testing
9 5 (6.25%) Software Architecture
9 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.00%) EAM
10 4 (5.00%) Asset Management
10 4 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (5.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.00%) T-SQL
2 26 (32.50%) C#
3 25 (31.25%) VB.NET
4 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.50%) VB
6 9 (11.25%) PowerShell
7 7 (8.75%) VB6
7 7 (8.75%) Java
8 5 (6.25%) RPG
8 5 (6.25%) C++
8 5 (6.25%) X++
8 5 (6.25%) VBA
9 3 (3.75%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.75%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.50%) ISEB
2 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.50%) Oracle
2 10 (12.50%) Citrix
3 9 (11.25%) Business Objects
3 9 (11.25%) SAP
3 9 (11.25%) IBM
4 3 (3.75%) Apple
5 1 (1.25%) Sage
5 1 (1.25%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.25%) Twitter
5 1 (1.25%) EMC
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