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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 30 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 40.54% 32.94% 32.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 69.77% 63.64% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 20
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,200 £36,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
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
43 44 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 58.11% 51.76% 73.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 47
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £35,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Walsall

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 35 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 32 (57.14%) .NET
3 23 (41.07%) C#
4 19 (33.93%) T-SQL
5 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET
6 15 (26.79%) VB.NET
6 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
8 12 (21.43%) OOD
8 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (21.43%) Finance
8 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
10 10 (17.86%) CSS
11 9 (16.07%) Oracle
11 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
11 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (16.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
12 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
12 8 (14.29%) XML
12 8 (14.29%) OO
13 7 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
13 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
13 7 (12.50%) HTML
13 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
13 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (8.93%) IIS
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (7.14%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle UPK
3 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (10.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle FAH
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (3.57%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (10.71%) RDBMS
4 6 (10.71%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (8.93%) SQLPlus
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.79%) QlikView
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.79%) DB2
7 1 (1.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.93%) Toad
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Billing
3 2 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Developer
2 18 (32.14%) Analyst
3 12 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) C# Developer
5 5 (8.93%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) UAT Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) DBA
7 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.36%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Tester
7 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) UAT Test Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) UAT Tester
7 3 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (57.14%) .NET
2 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET
3 10 (17.86%) CSS
4 8 (14.29%) XML
5 7 (12.50%) HTML
5 7 (12.50%) jQuery
6 4 (7.14%) CSLA
6 4 (7.14%) WCF
6 4 (7.14%) WPF
7 2 (3.57%) MDX
8 1 (1.79%) HTML5
8 1 (1.79%) JMS
8 1 (1.79%) Middleware
8 1 (1.79%) Spring
8 1 (1.79%) JSP
8 1 (1.79%) Servlets
8 1 (1.79%) Struts
8 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.79%) AS400
4 1 (1.79%) FMCG
4 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.43%) OOD
3 9 (16.07%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (14.29%) OO
5 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (10.71%) Workflow
6 6 (10.71%) Migration
6 6 (10.71%) Time Management
6 6 (10.71%) Data Migration
6 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.93%) Test Scripting
7 5 (8.93%) Manual Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.14%) CRM
8 4 (7.14%) ETL
9 3 (5.36%) Regression Testing
9 3 (5.36%) MVC
9 3 (5.36%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) C#
2 19 (33.93%) T-SQL
3 15 (26.79%) VB.NET
4 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.57%) VB
7 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.79%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 1 (1.79%) PHP
7 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) HND
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) XenApp
2 2 (3.57%) XenServer
2 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
2 2 (3.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle
3 5 (8.93%) Hyperion
4 3 (5.36%) VMware
5 2 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (1.79%) BEA
6 1 (1.79%) Sybase
6 1 (1.79%) IBM
6 1 (1.79%) Pega
6 1 (1.79%) Tableau
6 1 (1.79%) Informatica
6 1 (1.79%) Vitria