The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 9 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 13.24% 31.46% 17.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.94% 71.79% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 10
Average salary £25,750 £37,500 £29,938
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.33% +25.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £42,950 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 Walsall region.

Programming Languages Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17 39 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 25.00% 43.82% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 39 19
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

SQL
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

SQL Salary Trend in Walsall

SQL
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Walsall

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 5 (27.78%) XML
4 5 (27.78%) CRM
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 4 (22.22%) MVC
5 4 (22.22%) Workflow
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (16.67%) WCF
6 3 (16.67%) WPF
6 3 (16.67%) Umbraco
6 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) CSLA
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (16.67%) IIS
6 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (11.11%) RUP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 (16.67%) IIS
1 3 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (5.56%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.11%) SQLPlus
3 2 (11.11%) DB2
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) XML
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) WCF
4 3 (16.67%) WPF
4 3 (16.67%) CSLA
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.11%) JSP
5 2 (11.11%) Servlets
5 2 (11.11%) Struts
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) JMS
5 2 (11.11%) Middleware
5 2 (11.11%) Spring
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) MVC
2 4 (22.22%) Workflow
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) RUP
4 2 (11.11%) OOD
4 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 2 (11.11%) V-Model
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (5.56%) Server Building
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Sybase
2 2 (11.11%) Pega
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
2 2 (11.11%) BEA
2 2 (11.11%) Hyperion
2 2 (11.11%) Vitria
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco