The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 12 5
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 65 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 27.08% 16.81% 19.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.76% 28.99% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 50 20 13
Median salary £47,500 £38,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.58% +29.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,250 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
County Antrim
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 139 69 39
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 57.92% 57.98% 54.93%
Number of salaries quoted 111 51 31
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,300 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in County Antrim

SQL
Salary Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in County Antrim.

Salary trend for SQL in County Antrim

SQL
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in County Antrim over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in County Antrim

SQL
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +10 62 £47,500 +18.75% 5
SQL
Northern Ireland

SQL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for SQL.

1 71 (65.14%) Java
2 40 (36.70%) Oracle
3 39 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (32.11%) PL/SQL
5 29 (26.61%) SQL Server
6 22 (20.18%) JavaScript
6 22 (20.18%) .NET
6 22 (20.18%) Relational Database
7 21 (19.27%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (19.27%) C#
8 20 (18.35%) TDD
9 19 (17.43%) QA
10 17 (15.60%) WebSphere
10 17 (15.60%) Retail
10 17 (15.60%) HTML
10 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
10 17 (15.60%) SDLC
11 16 (14.68%) Degree
12 15 (13.76%) JIRA
12 15 (13.76%) AngularJS
12 15 (13.76%) Finance
12 15 (13.76%) JMS
12 15 (13.76%) Web Services
12 15 (13.76%) Unix
13 14 (12.84%) Scrum
14 13 (11.93%) CSS
14 13 (11.93%) J2EE
14 13 (11.93%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (11.01%) ASP.NET
15 12 (11.01%) Front Office

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (15.60%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.50%) JBoss
2 6 (5.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.67%) NetWeaver
3 4 (3.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.75%) ArcGIS
4 3 (2.75%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.75%) SAS
5 1 (0.92%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.75%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (2.75%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.92%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.92%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) GitHub
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.92%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) NAS
1 3 (2.75%) SAN
2 1 (0.92%) LAN
2 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.61%) SQL Server
2 22 (20.18%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.34%) Oracle Database
4 7 (6.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (6.42%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.50%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.75%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (2.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.83%) Big Data
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.83%) SSDT
9 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.92%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (13.76%) JIRA
2 10 (9.17%) Cucumber
3 6 (5.50%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (5.50%) Selenium
3 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.67%) PVCS
5 3 (2.75%) JDeveloper
5 3 (2.75%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.83%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.83%) NUnit
General
1 17 (15.60%) Retail
2 15 (13.76%) Finance
3 12 (11.01%) Front Office
4 10 (9.17%) Banking
5 4 (3.67%) Advertising
5 4 (3.67%) Marketing
5 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.92%) Games
7 1 (0.92%) Law
7 1 (0.92%) Legal
7 1 (0.92%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 61 (55.96%) Developer
2 41 (37.61%) Java Developer
3 17 (15.60%) Senior Developer
4 13 (11.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (11.01%) .NET Developer
6 11 (10.09%) Analyst
7 10 (9.17%) QA Engineer
8 9 (8.26%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Applications Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Mobile Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Xamarin Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Support Engineer
12 4 (3.67%) Consultant
12 4 (3.67%) Oracle Consultant
12 4 (3.67%) PHP Developer
12 4 (3.67%) Senior Software Developer
12 4 (3.67%) Support Analyst
12 4 (3.67%) Tester
12 4 (3.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.18%) .NET
2 17 (15.60%) HTML
3 15 (13.76%) AngularJS
3 15 (13.76%) JMS
3 15 (13.76%) Web Services
4 13 (11.93%) CSS
4 13 (11.93%) J2EE
5 12 (11.01%) ASP.NET
6 11 (10.09%) Java EE
7 10 (9.17%) .NET Framework
7 10 (9.17%) Silverlight
8 9 (8.26%) Java EE 5
8 9 (8.26%) WPF
9 6 (5.50%) Entity Framework
9 6 (5.50%) Sass
9 6 (5.50%) SOAP
9 6 (5.50%) XML
10 5 (4.59%) WCF
11 4 (3.67%) Ajax
11 4 (3.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.27%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.93%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (9.17%) Derivative
4 9 (8.26%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.34%) Smart Energy
6 7 (6.42%) Algorithms
6 7 (6.42%) Data Structures
7 6 (5.50%) Credit Derivative
7 6 (5.50%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.92%) CMDB
8 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.92%) EPoS
8 1 (0.92%) FMCG
8 1 (0.92%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.92%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.92%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.76%) Unix
2 7 (6.42%) Linux
3 6 (5.50%) Android
3 6 (5.50%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.67%) Windows
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (18.35%) TDD
3 17 (15.60%) SDLC
4 14 (12.84%) Scrum
5 12 (11.01%) BDD
6 11 (10.09%) Data Protection
6 11 (10.09%) Mentoring
6 11 (10.09%) OO
7 10 (9.17%) ATDD
7 10 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (9.17%) E-Commerce
7 10 (9.17%) User Stories
8 9 (8.26%) Asset Management
8 9 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (8.26%) Manual Testing
9 8 (7.34%) Automated Testing
9 8 (7.34%) EAM
9 8 (7.34%) Mathematics
9 8 (7.34%) MVC
10 7 (6.42%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 71 (65.14%) Java
2 35 (32.11%) PL/SQL
3 22 (20.18%) JavaScript
4 21 (19.27%) C#
5 11 (10.09%) Shell Script
6 7 (6.42%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.50%) C++
7 6 (5.50%) Scala
8 4 (3.67%) PHP
9 2 (1.83%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.83%) R
9 2 (1.83%) VB
9 2 (1.83%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.92%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) Degree
2 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.50%) ISEB
3 6 (5.50%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.75%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.83%) HNC
5 2 (1.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.43%) QA
2 5 (4.59%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.92%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) SCCM
1 1 (0.92%) WMI
Vendors
1 40 (36.70%) Oracle
2 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.50%) Xamarin
4 5 (4.59%) IBM
4 5 (4.59%) SAP
5 4 (3.67%) Actimize
5 4 (3.67%) Cognizant
6 3 (2.75%) ATG
6 3 (2.75%) Demandware
6 3 (2.75%) ESRI
6 3 (2.75%) hybris
6 3 (2.75%) VMware
7 2 (1.83%) Adobe
8 1 (0.92%) Apple
8 1 (0.92%) Google
8 1 (0.92%) HP
8 1 (0.92%) Snow
8 1 (0.92%) Symantec
Belfast
aap3
Salary: £100000 - £800000 per annum + V.Attractive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Antrim
Experian
Posted: 15 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago