The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 18 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 19.78% 17.14% 30.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.30% 34.29% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 29
Average salary £36,750 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £21,150 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcester region.

Programming Languages Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 35 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 51.65% 50.00% 77.89%
Number of salaries quoted 46 32 74
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,300 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

SQL
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

SQL Salary Trend in Worcester

SQL
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Worcester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
3 17 (45.95%) HTML
3 17 (45.95%) .NET
4 14 (37.84%) C#
4 14 (37.84%) CSS
5 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
5 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
6 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
7 10 (27.03%) jQuery
8 8 (21.62%) OO
9 7 (18.92%) Windows
9 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (18.92%) Degree
10 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
10 6 (16.22%) Ajax
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (16.22%) MVC
10 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (16.22%) OOD
10 6 (16.22%) XML
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle
10 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
10 6 (16.22%) VB.NET
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (13.51%) MySQL
11 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) JBoss
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Agresso
2 1 (2.70%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (13.51%) MySQL
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
6 3 (8.11%) SQLPlus
7 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.70%) Big Data
8 1 (2.70%) OLTP
8 1 (2.70%) Informix
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.70%) Cognos Powerplay
8 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Toad
2 2 (5.41%) Mercurial
2 2 (5.41%) Hudson
3 1 (2.70%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.70%) Maven
3 1 (2.70%) Ant
3 1 (2.70%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) .NET Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Administrator
3 6 (16.22%) DBA
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (10.81%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Developer
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
6 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Test Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Junior
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Graduate
7 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Principal Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) HTML
1 17 (45.95%) .NET
2 14 (37.84%) CSS
3 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
4 10 (27.03%) jQuery
5 6 (16.22%) XML
5 6 (16.22%) Ajax
6 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.41%) WCF
8 2 (5.41%) HTML5
8 2 (5.41%) CSS3
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
1 2 (5.41%) W3C
1 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.70%) Replication
2 1 (2.70%) VSAM
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) OO
2 6 (16.22%) OOD
2 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
2 6 (16.22%) MVC
3 3 (8.11%) Scrum
3 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
3 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (8.11%) ITIL
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.41%) Workflow
5 1 (2.70%) DevOps
5 1 (2.70%) Coaching
5 1 (2.70%) Time Management
5 1 (2.70%) Web Application Development
5 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.70%) ERP
5 1 (2.70%) SOA
5 1 (2.70%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
2 14 (37.84%) C#
3 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
4 6 (16.22%) VB.NET
4 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.11%) PHP
5 3 (8.11%) VB
6 2 (5.41%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) PHP5
7 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.70%) VBScript
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
7 1 (2.70%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) MCSD
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) XenApp
2 2 (5.41%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) XenServer
3 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) Citrix
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.70%) Cognos
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco