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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 26 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 27.96% 24.42% 23.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.62% 43.75% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 22
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
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
61 48 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 65.59% 55.81% 64.21%
Number of salaries quoted 55 35 60
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,400 £45,000
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 22 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Worcester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 41 (85.42%) .NET
2 37 (77.08%) C#
3 29 (60.42%) HTML
4 28 (58.33%) ASP.NET
5 26 (54.17%) CSS
5 26 (54.17%) JavaScript
6 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
7 15 (31.25%) MVC
8 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
8 14 (29.17%) T-SQL
8 14 (29.17%) XML
9 12 (25.00%) Degree
10 9 (18.75%) MCSD
10 9 (18.75%) VB.NET
10 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 7 (14.58%) Windows
12 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
12 7 (14.58%) jQuery
13 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (12.50%) Web Development
13 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (12.50%) OO
13 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
14 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (10.42%) ERP
14 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.33%) IBM Notes
2 4 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (2.08%) VLAN
2 1 (2.08%) LAN
2 1 (2.08%) VoIP
2 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.33%) MySQL
5 3 (6.25%) Data Mart
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.25%) OLAP
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (6.25%) Snowflake Schema
5 3 (6.25%) Star Schema
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Mercurial
1 2 (4.17%) Toad
1 2 (4.17%) ClearCase
1 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (8.33%) Aerospace
1 4 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (83.33%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) .NET Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 10 (20.83%) C# Developer
5 9 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Web Developer
9 4 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (8.33%) DBA
9 4 (8.33%) Programmer
9 4 (8.33%) SQL Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Systems Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Database Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (6.25%) SQL Database Developer
10 3 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
10 3 (6.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (85.42%) .NET
2 29 (60.42%) HTML
3 28 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 26 (54.17%) CSS
5 14 (29.17%) XML
6 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 7 (14.58%) jQuery
9 4 (8.33%) Hibernate
10 3 (6.25%) Ajax
10 3 (6.25%) Oracle Streams
10 3 (6.25%) WCF
11 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
11 2 (4.17%) NHibernate
12 1 (2.08%) WinForms
12 1 (2.08%) ADO
12 1 (2.08%) Classic ASP
12 1 (2.08%) Web Services
12 1 (2.08%) WPF
12 1 (2.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.25%) Replication
4 2 (4.17%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) MVC
2 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
3 6 (12.50%) Web Development
3 6 (12.50%) OO
4 5 (10.42%) ERP
4 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.42%) Web Application Development
4 5 (10.42%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.33%) ETL
5 4 (8.33%) Scrum
6 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.25%) Refactoring
6 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.25%) OOD
6 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Data Architecture
6 3 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (4.17%) Time Management
7 2 (4.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (77.08%) C#
2 26 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 14 (29.17%) T-SQL
4 9 (18.75%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.33%) VB
6 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.25%) Python
7 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.17%) C
7 2 (4.17%) C++
8 1 (2.08%) VB6
8 1 (2.08%) PHP
8 1 (2.08%) VBA
8 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
2 9 (18.75%) MCSD
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Lotus
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Citrix
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos
5 1 (2.08%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.08%) Juniper
5 1 (2.08%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco