Period
to 19 February 2019

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 6 months to 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 6 3
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 200 92 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 30.58% 22.77% 24.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.59% 32.97% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 96 50 61
County Antrim median annual salary £38,750 £39,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.90% -7.06% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,575 £29,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £60,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% -4.38% +6.67%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 532 279 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 81.35% 69.06% 54.90%
Number of salaries quoted 330 197 158
County Antrim median annual salary £41,500 £39,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.41% +0.65% -3.13%
10th Percentile £26,750 £19,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £61,250
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,750 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.49% +4.00% -6.25%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

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 6 months to 19 February 2019.

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 6 months to 19 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +3 199 £40,000 - 32
SQL
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for SQL.

1 92 (46.00%) C#
2 78 (39.00%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (37.00%) Java
4 54 (27.00%) .NET
5 50 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 42 (21.00%) Degree
7 38 (19.00%) JavaScript
7 38 (19.00%) Analytics
8 36 (18.00%) MVC
8 36 (18.00%) Finance
9 34 (17.00%) OO
10 33 (16.50%) Software Engineering
11 31 (15.50%) ASP.NET
12 30 (15.00%) Artificial Intelligence
12 30 (15.00%) jQuery
12 30 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 28 (14.00%) AngularJS
13 28 (14.00%) CSS
13 28 (14.00%) Python
13 28 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (13.50%) HTML
14 27 (13.50%) REST
15 26 (13.00%) Refactoring
15 26 (13.00%) Computer Science
15 26 (13.00%) Microsoft
16 25 (12.50%) Test Automation
16 25 (12.50%) Docker
16 25 (12.50%) SDLC
17 24 (12.00%) .NET Core
18 20 (10.00%) Data Modelling

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 18 (9.00%) Apache
2 6 (3.00%) Apache Spark
2 6 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.50%) SAS
4 4 (2.00%) Confluence
4 4 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.50%) JBoss
5 1 (0.50%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (3.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 30 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.50%) SaaS
5 4 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.50%) Azure Functions
6 3 (1.50%) Serverless
7 2 (1.00%) PaaS
8 1 (0.50%) npm
8 1 (0.50%) Office 365
8 1 (0.50%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.50%) Internet
2 2 (1.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 16 (8.00%) Power BI
3 14 (7.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (6.50%) NoSQL
5 11 (5.50%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.00%) Data Mining
7 8 (4.00%) Big Data
8 7 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.50%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (3.00%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.50%) Text Mining
11 4 (2.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (2.00%) Oracle Discoverer
12 3 (1.50%) MySQL
12 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.50%) TeamCity
3 9 (4.50%) JIRA
4 6 (3.00%) Selenium
5 5 (2.50%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.50%) TestComplete
6 4 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.50%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.50%) JUnit
9 1 (0.50%) Maven
9 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 36 (18.00%) Finance
2 6 (3.00%) Banking
2 6 (3.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (3.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.50%) General Ledger
3 5 (2.50%) Legal
4 3 (1.50%) Law
5 2 (1.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Front Office
6 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 116 (58.00%) Developer
2 71 (35.50%) Software Developer
3 43 (21.50%) Java Developer
4 20 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
5 16 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 16 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
6 14 (7.00%) .NET Developer
6 14 (7.00%) Consultant
7 12 (6.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (6.00%) Analyst
8 11 (5.50%) Team Leader
9 10 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (4.50%) Development Team Leader
10 9 (4.50%) Software Development Team Leader
10 9 (4.50%) Software Team Leader
10 9 (4.50%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (4.00%) DBA
11 8 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (3.50%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.50%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (27.00%) .NET
2 31 (15.50%) ASP.NET
3 30 (15.00%) jQuery
4 28 (14.00%) AngularJS
4 28 (14.00%) CSS
5 27 (13.50%) HTML
5 27 (13.50%) REST
6 24 (12.00%) .NET Core
7 19 (9.50%) .NET Framework
8 16 (8.00%) Swagger
8 16 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (7.00%) Spring
11 12 (6.00%) Entity Framework
12 10 (5.00%) WCF
12 10 (5.00%) XML
12 10 (5.00%) XSL
13 9 (4.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (4.50%) Hibernate
13 9 (4.50%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.00%) Cloud Native
2 11 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.50%) Cyberattack
2 11 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (5.50%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.00%) Replication
4 7 (3.50%) Internet of Things
5 6 (3.00%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.00%) Derivative
6 4 (2.00%) Equities
6 4 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.50%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.50%) Robotics
8 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.50%) Linux
2 14 (7.00%) Unix
3 2 (1.00%) OpenVMS
4 1 (0.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (39.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (19.00%) Analytics
3 36 (18.00%) MVC
4 34 (17.00%) OO
5 33 (16.50%) Software Engineering
6 30 (15.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 28 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (13.00%) Computer Science
8 26 (13.00%) Refactoring
9 25 (12.50%) SDLC
9 25 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 20 (10.00%) Data Modelling
11 18 (9.00%) TDD
12 16 (8.00%) Microservices
13 15 (7.50%) Data Analytics
13 15 (7.50%) Sprint Planning
13 15 (7.50%) WFM
14 14 (7.00%) Continuous Deployment
15 13 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (6.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 92 (46.00%) C#
2 74 (37.00%) Java
3 38 (19.00%) JavaScript
4 28 (14.00%) Python
5 19 (9.50%) R
6 11 (5.50%) C++
7 10 (5.00%) PHP
7 10 (5.00%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.50%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.00%) C
9 6 (3.00%) MATLAB
10 4 (2.00%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.50%) Java 8
12 2 (1.00%) COBOL
12 2 (1.00%) Java 9
12 2 (1.00%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.00%) VBA
13 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.50%) Scala
13 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (21.00%) Degree
2 8 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.00%) PhD
4 1 (0.50%) ISEB
4 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.50%) QA
2 5 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.50%) HP ALM
2 3 (1.50%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (13.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.50%) Oracle
3 15 (7.50%) Tableau
4 6 (3.00%) Google
4 6 (3.00%) Xamarin
5 5 (2.50%) Alteryx
5 5 (2.50%) HP
6 3 (1.50%) Verint
7 2 (1.00%) SAP
8 1 (0.50%) IBM