The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 65 41 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 28.26% 22.16% 33.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.62% 36.94% 47.77%
Number of salaries quoted 62 39 75
Average salary £34,250 £33,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.23% +4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,850 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 Worcestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
149 111 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 64.78% 60.00% 70.09%
Number of salaries quoted 139 102 148
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

SQL
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

SQL Salary Trend in Worcestershire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

SQL
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester 0 29 £34,000 -11.68% 3
Redditch -5 20 £33,125 +18.30% 2
Evesham -2 9 £38,750 +0.64%
Bromsgrove +5 7 £41,500 +49.01%
Malvern +2 2 £29,000 -8.66%
Droitwich - 1 - -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 71 (61.74%) SQL Server
2 56 (48.70%) Microsoft
3 45 (39.13%) .NET
4 43 (37.39%) JavaScript
5 38 (33.04%) C#
6 37 (32.17%) HTML
7 36 (31.30%) CSS
8 35 (30.43%) jQuery
9 32 (27.83%) ASP.NET
9 32 (27.83%) MS Excel
10 31 (26.96%) Windows
10 31 (26.96%) SQL Server 2008
11 26 (22.61%) SQL Server 2005
11 26 (22.61%) Degree
12 25 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 25 (21.74%) T-SQL
13 22 (19.13%) MVC
13 22 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (16.52%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (15.65%) Software Engineering
16 17 (14.78%) Oracle
17 16 (13.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 14 (12.17%) Ajax
18 14 (12.17%) Visual Studio
18 14 (12.17%) OO
19 13 (11.30%) XML
19 13 (11.30%) WCF
20 12 (10.43%) Linux
20 12 (10.43%) VB.NET
21 11 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 6 (5.22%) Apache
1 6 (5.22%) Tomcat
1 6 (5.22%) MS Exchange
1 6 (5.22%) Node.js
2 5 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.35%) IIS
3 4 (3.48%) JBoss
4 3 (2.61%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.74%) nginx
5 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.87%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 32 (27.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.83%) MS Office
3 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.61%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.74%) GIMP
4 2 (1.74%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.87%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.61%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.74%) Agresso
2 2 (1.74%) Magento
3 1 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.70%) SaaS
2 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.22%) VPN
1 6 (5.22%) DNS
2 4 (3.48%) SAN
2 4 (3.48%) DHCP
2 4 (3.48%) BIG-IP
3 3 (2.61%) Firewall
3 3 (2.61%) Internet
4 2 (1.74%) DDNS
4 2 (1.74%) HTTP
4 2 (1.74%) LAN
4 2 (1.74%) WAN
4 2 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.74%) IP Telephony
4 2 (1.74%) VLAN
4 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.87%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (61.74%) SQL Server
2 31 (26.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (22.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 25 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (16.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (13.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (9.57%) MySQL
8 9 (7.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (6.09%) Relational Database
10 6 (5.22%) Data Mining
11 5 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database
12 4 (3.48%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (3.48%) DTS
12 4 (3.48%) SQLPlus
13 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (2.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 3 (2.61%) Ingres
13 3 (2.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (12.17%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.09%) Hudson
3 6 (5.22%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.35%) Subversion
5 4 (3.48%) Maven
5 4 (3.48%) Ant
5 4 (3.48%) CruiseControl
5 4 (3.48%) Toad
5 4 (3.48%) Mercurial
5 4 (3.48%) Artifactory
6 3 (2.61%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.74%) NUnit
7 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.87%) Selenium
General
1 9 (7.83%) Finance
2 5 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (1.74%) Marketing
3 2 (1.74%) Automotive
3 2 (1.74%) Banking
3 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (56.52%) Developer
2 23 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 19 (16.52%) C# Developer
4 18 (15.65%) SQL Developer
5 14 (12.17%) Administrator
6 12 (10.43%) Web Developer
6 12 (10.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (10.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (9.57%) Junior
7 11 (9.57%) DBA
7 11 (9.57%) Analyst
8 9 (7.83%) SQL DBA
9 8 (6.96%) Junior Developer
9 8 (6.96%) Support Analyst
10 6 (5.22%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.22%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (5.22%) Junior C# Developer
10 6 (5.22%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
11 5 (4.35%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (39.13%) .NET
2 37 (32.17%) HTML
3 36 (31.30%) CSS
4 35 (30.43%) jQuery
5 32 (27.83%) ASP.NET
6 14 (12.17%) Ajax
7 13 (11.30%) WCF
7 13 (11.30%) XML
8 11 (9.57%) Web Services
8 11 (9.57%) .NET Framework
8 11 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (8.70%) HTML5
9 10 (8.70%) WPF
10 9 (7.83%) JSON
10 9 (7.83%) Backbone.js
10 9 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (5.22%) CSS3
12 4 (3.48%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (3.48%) Kendo UI
12 4 (3.48%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.96%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.48%) W3C
4 2 (1.74%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.74%) EPoS
4 2 (1.74%) VHDL
4 2 (1.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (1.74%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.74%) Physics
4 2 (1.74%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.74%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.74%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.87%) Informatics
5 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.87%) Replication
5 1 (0.87%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.96%) Windows
2 12 (10.43%) Linux
3 9 (7.83%) Windows 7
3 9 (7.83%) Apple iOS
4 8 (6.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.22%) Android
6 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.61%) UNIX
8 2 (1.74%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.74%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.74%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.74%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.87%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.13%) MVC
1 22 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.65%) Software Engineering
3 14 (12.17%) OO
4 6 (5.22%) Android Development
4 6 (5.22%) OOP
4 6 (5.22%) Mobile Development
5 5 (4.35%) ITIL
5 5 (4.35%) OOD
5 5 (4.35%) Document Management
6 4 (3.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (3.48%) CRM
6 4 (3.48%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (3.48%) DevOps
6 4 (3.48%) Web Development
6 4 (3.48%) Web Accessibility
6 4 (3.48%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (3.48%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (3.48%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 43 (37.39%) JavaScript
2 38 (33.04%) C#
3 25 (21.74%) T-SQL
4 12 (10.43%) VB.NET
5 11 (9.57%) PL/SQL
6 10 (8.70%) PHP
6 10 (8.70%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.09%) VB
8 6 (5.22%) C++
9 5 (4.35%) Java
9 5 (4.35%) C
9 5 (4.35%) Objective-C
10 4 (3.48%) Python
10 4 (3.48%) VBScript
10 4 (3.48%) Perl
10 4 (3.48%) PHP5
11 3 (2.61%) MapBasic
12 2 (1.74%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.74%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.87%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (22.61%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.74%) MCSE
2 2 (1.74%) CCNA
2 2 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.74%) Linux+ Certification
2 2 (1.74%) MCITP
3 1 (0.87%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.87%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.74%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.96%) Active Directory
1 8 (6.96%) vSphere
2 4 (3.48%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (3.48%) XenServer
3 3 (2.61%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.74%) XenApp
4 2 (1.74%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) Puppet
2 2 (1.74%) Nagios
2 2 (1.74%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 56 (48.70%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.78%) Oracle
3 10 (8.70%) VMware
4 8 (6.96%) Citrix
5 5 (4.35%) Cisco
5 5 (4.35%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.61%) Kofax
7 2 (1.74%) Apple
7 2 (1.74%) Symantec
7 2 (1.74%) HP
7 2 (1.74%) Intel
7 2 (1.74%) Zend
8 1 (0.87%) Cognos
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