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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 23 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 28.05% 24.72% 24.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.40% 43.14% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 22
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +29.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +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
53 51 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 64.63% 57.30% 65.93%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 59
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 1 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Worcester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 40 (85.11%) .NET
2 36 (76.60%) C#
3 28 (59.57%) HTML
4 27 (57.45%) ASP.NET
5 26 (55.32%) JavaScript
6 25 (53.19%) CSS
7 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
8 14 (29.79%) T-SQL
8 14 (29.79%) MVC
9 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
9 13 (27.66%) XML
10 12 (25.53%) Degree
11 9 (19.15%) MCSD
11 9 (19.15%) VB.NET
11 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
13 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
13 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
13 7 (14.89%) Windows
13 7 (14.89%) jQuery
14 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (12.77%) Web Development
14 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (10.64%) OO
15 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
15 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (10.64%) ERP
15 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (10.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.51%) IBM Notes
2 4 (8.51%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) VLAN
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) VoIP
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.38%) Snowflake Schema
5 3 (6.38%) Star Schema
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (6.38%) OLAP
5 3 (6.38%) MySQL
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.38%) Data Mart
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.26%) OLTP
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.26%) ClearCase
1 2 (4.26%) Toad
1 2 (4.26%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (8.51%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (8.51%) Aerospace
1 4 (8.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (85.11%) Developer
2 19 (40.43%) .NET Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Senior Developer
4 10 (21.28%) C# Developer
5 9 (19.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Web Developer
9 4 (8.51%) DBA
9 4 (8.51%) Programmer
9 4 (8.51%) SQL Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Systems Developer
9 4 (8.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (6.38%) SQL Database Developer
10 3 (6.38%) .NET Programmer
10 3 (6.38%) Database Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (6.38%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (85.11%) .NET
2 28 (59.57%) HTML
3 27 (57.45%) ASP.NET
4 25 (53.19%) CSS
5 13 (27.66%) XML
6 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (14.89%) jQuery
7 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
9 3 (6.38%) Ajax
9 3 (6.38%) Oracle Streams
10 2 (4.26%) WCF
10 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.26%) NHibernate
11 1 (2.13%) Classic ASP
11 1 (2.13%) WinForms
11 1 (2.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.64%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.38%) Replication
4 2 (4.26%) Clustering
5 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) UNIX
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) MVC
2 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
3 6 (12.77%) Web Development
4 5 (10.64%) OO
4 5 (10.64%) ERP
4 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.64%) Web Application Development
4 5 (10.64%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.51%) ETL
5 4 (8.51%) Scrum
6 3 (6.38%) Refactoring
6 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.38%) OOD
6 3 (6.38%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (6.38%) Data Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.26%) Change Management
7 2 (4.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (76.60%) C#
2 26 (55.32%) JavaScript
3 14 (29.79%) T-SQL
4 9 (19.15%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.51%) VB
6 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.38%) Python
7 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.13%) VB6
8 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.13%) C
8 1 (2.13%) C++
8 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
2 9 (19.15%) MCSD
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Lotus
3 3 (6.38%) Citrix
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) Juniper
5 1 (2.13%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.13%) Cognos
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) HP