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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 29 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 21.01% 32.00% 17.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.28% 72.73% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 11
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
67 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 48.55% 44.00% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 61 25 32
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Walsall

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 17 (37.78%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (33.33%) Oracle
2 15 (33.33%) .NET
2 15 (33.33%) XML
3 14 (31.11%) C#
4 13 (28.89%) Finance
5 10 (22.22%) MVC
6 9 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 9 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (20.00%) WPF
6 9 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (17.78%) Oracle Financials
7 8 (17.78%) E-business
8 7 (15.56%) CRM
8 7 (15.56%) VBA
8 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (15.56%) Umbraco
8 7 (15.56%) WCF
9 6 (13.33%) Degree
9 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (13.33%) CHAID
9 6 (13.33%) SAS
9 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.33%) SPSS
10 5 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
10 5 (11.11%) Jenkins

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (15.56%) Umbraco
2 6 (13.33%) SAS
3 5 (11.11%) Apache
3 5 (11.11%) IIS
4 4 (8.89%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle UPK
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (6.67%) HFM
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (11.11%) MySQL
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (8.89%) DB2
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.67%) QlikView
5 3 (6.67%) SQLPlus
6 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.11%) Hudson
2 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.11%) Selenium
2 5 (11.11%) Toad
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) General Ledger
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Billing
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) SQL Developer
4 9 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 6 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) C# WCF Developer
6 5 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
6 5 (11.11%) OBIEE Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
6 5 (11.11%) WCF Developer
6 5 (11.11%) WPF Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) .NET
1 15 (33.33%) XML
2 9 (20.00%) WPF
3 7 (15.56%) WCF
4 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 5 (11.11%) HTML
4 5 (11.11%) J2EE
4 5 (11.11%) JSON
4 5 (11.11%) LAMP
5 4 (8.89%) EJB
5 4 (8.89%) JSP
5 4 (8.89%) Servlets
6 2 (4.44%) CSLA
7 1 (2.22%) MDX
7 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.89%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Life Science
3 2 (4.44%) Social Media
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (22.22%) MVC
3 8 (17.78%) E-business
4 7 (15.56%) CRM
4 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (13.33%) CHAID
5 6 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (11.11%) OO
7 4 (8.89%) Data Architecture
7 4 (8.89%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.67%) Customer Insight
8 3 (6.67%) Customer Intelligence
8 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.67%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.67%) Workflow
9 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) C#
2 9 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 9 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 7 (15.56%) VBA
4 5 (11.11%) Java
4 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) PHP
5 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Pega
4 3 (6.67%) Hyperion
5 2 (4.44%) Endeca
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco
6 1 (2.22%) VMware