The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 1 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL 4 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 14.81% 55.32% 16.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 66.67% 83.87% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 5
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 West Bromwich region.

Programming Languages Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 22.22% 65.96% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 12
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

SQL
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

SQL Salary Trend in West Bromwich

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Data Security
5 3 (21.43%) VPN
5 3 (21.43%) Toad
5 3 (21.43%) EPoS
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Business Objects
6 2 (14.29%) WAN
6 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) IBM
6 2 (14.29%) Maximo
6 2 (14.29%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 2 (14.29%) QA

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Maximo
1 2 (14.29%) Servitor
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
1 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) Wireless
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (14.29%) QlikView
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Toad
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) DBA
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
1 4 (28.57%) SQL DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Field Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Server Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
1 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (21.43%) Data Security
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Database Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Business Objects
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) Civica