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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 14 43 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 13.86% 19.55% 24.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.17% 50.59% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 26
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
48 85 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 47.52% 38.64% 61.68%
Number of salaries quoted 47 67 63
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 31 (64.58%) .NET
2 30 (62.50%) C#
3 23 (47.92%) MVC
4 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 19 (39.58%) Degree
6 17 (35.42%) ASP.NET
6 17 (35.42%) Web Services
7 16 (33.33%) jQuery
8 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (29.17%) CSS
8 14 (29.17%) HTML
8 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
9 12 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 11 (22.92%) VB.NET
10 11 (22.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (20.83%) OO
11 10 (20.83%) T-SQL
12 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 8 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (14.58%) .NET Framework
13 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
14 6 (12.50%) Android Development
14 6 (12.50%) Migration
14 6 (12.50%) Scrum
14 6 (12.50%) CRM
14 6 (12.50%) ERP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.17%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.25%) Redis
5 3 (6.25%) DTS
6 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (22.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.25%) TortoiseSVN
3 3 (6.25%) Subversion
4 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) JIRA
5 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.08%) NUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Moq
5 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (6.25%) Marketing
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (72.92%) Developer
2 17 (35.42%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.83%) C# Developer
4 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Report Specialist
5 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.33%) DBA
6 4 (8.33%) SQL DBA
6 4 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (8.33%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Software Tester
9 1 (2.08%) Solaris Support Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Web Applications Developer
9 1 (2.08%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (64.58%) .NET
2 17 (35.42%) ASP.NET
2 17 (35.42%) Web Services
3 16 (33.33%) jQuery
4 14 (29.17%) CSS
4 14 (29.17%) HTML
5 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (14.58%) .NET Framework
7 6 (12.50%) HTML5
8 5 (10.42%) Entity Framework
8 5 (10.42%) Ajax
9 4 (8.33%) CSS3
9 4 (8.33%) Laravel
10 3 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (6.25%) REST
10 3 (6.25%) LINQ
10 3 (6.25%) WinForms
10 3 (6.25%) SOAP
10 3 (6.25%) XML
10 3 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) GIS
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) Informatics
4 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Android
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) Solaris
4 1 (2.08%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) MVC
2 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) OO
4 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
5 6 (12.50%) CRM
5 6 (12.50%) ERP
5 6 (12.50%) Migration
5 6 (12.50%) Scrum
5 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 6 (12.50%) Android Development
6 5 (10.42%) TDD
7 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.25%) Email Marketing
8 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.25%) OO PHP
8 3 (6.25%) DevOps
8 3 (6.25%) Mobile Development
8 3 (6.25%) Web Development
8 3 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) C#
2 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.92%) VB.NET
4 10 (20.83%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.33%) PHP
6 3 (6.25%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) Java
7 1 (2.08%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Perforce
4 1 (2.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Zend
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