Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 95 68 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 25.27% 22.97% 29.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.12% 44.16% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 41 42 31
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £12,500 £29,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £46,250 £55,000 £53,750
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +6.06%

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 263 154 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 69.95% 52.03% 72.79%
Number of salaries quoted 156 116 78
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £12,500 £27,875 £24,400
90th Percentile £51,250 £58,750 £65,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +14.29%

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 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 -2 93 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Newtownabbey - 2 £26,500 -
SQL
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 52 (54.74%) Oracle
2 39 (41.05%) Java
3 34 (35.79%) SQL Server
4 32 (33.68%) Degree
5 31 (32.63%) Microsoft
6 29 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (28.42%) QA
8 26 (27.37%) Finance
9 25 (26.32%) PL/SQL
9 25 (26.32%) Computer Science
10 22 (23.16%) Computer Science Degree
11 21 (22.11%) Relational Database
11 21 (22.11%) SDLC
12 19 (20.00%) Legal
13 18 (18.95%) Workflow
13 18 (18.95%) Management Information System
13 18 (18.95%) T-SQL
13 18 (18.95%) Unix
13 18 (18.95%) Test Automation
14 17 (17.89%) ISTQB
14 17 (17.89%) Oracle Forms
14 17 (17.89%) XML
14 17 (17.89%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (16.84%) C#
16 15 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
16 15 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (14.74%) JIRA
17 14 (14.74%) Data Modelling
17 14 (14.74%) .NET

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 12 (12.63%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (4.21%) Confluence
2 4 (4.21%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.16%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.11%) WordPress
5 1 (1.05%) Apache
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.05%) JBoss
5 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (9.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (9.47%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.21%) GitHub
2 4 (4.21%) Slack
3 1 (1.05%) IaaS
3 1 (1.05%) Office 365
3 1 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.05%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.79%) SQL Server
2 21 (22.11%) Relational Database
3 15 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (12.63%) Oracle BI EE
4 12 (12.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (7.37%) RDBMS
6 5 (5.26%) Big Data
6 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.16%) KDB
7 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.05%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 17 (17.89%) Oracle Forms
2 14 (14.74%) JIRA
3 12 (12.63%) JDeveloper
3 12 (12.63%) Oracle APEX
4 10 (10.53%) Cucumber
5 7 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.21%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.16%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.11%) Selenium
9 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.05%) JUnit
9 1 (1.05%) Mockito
9 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (27.37%) Finance
2 19 (20.00%) Legal
3 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.21%) Banking
5 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.05%) Front Office
6 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (36.84%) Developer
2 15 (15.79%) Consultant
2 15 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
3 12 (12.63%) Administrator
3 12 (12.63%) Analyst
4 11 (11.58%) DBA
4 11 (11.58%) SQL DBA
5 10 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 9 (9.47%) E-Business Consultant
6 9 (9.47%) Oracle Consultant
6 9 (9.47%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 8 (8.42%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (8.42%) QA Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) Test Analyst
8 7 (7.37%) .NET Developer
8 7 (7.37%) QA Test Analyst
8 7 (7.37%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.37%) SQL Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Junior Consultant
9 6 (6.32%) Junior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.89%) XML
2 14 (14.74%) .NET
2 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET
3 12 (12.63%) Spring
4 9 (9.47%) Middleware
4 9 (9.47%) Web Services
5 7 (7.37%) Node.js
6 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (6.32%) REST
6 6 (6.32%) SOAP
6 6 (6.32%) Struts
7 5 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.21%) Hibernate
8 4 (4.21%) J2EE
9 3 (3.16%) CSS
9 3 (3.16%) FpML
9 3 (3.16%) HTML
9 3 (3.16%) Murex MxML
10 2 (2.11%) Laravel
11 1 (1.05%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 18 (18.95%) Management Information System
3 13 (13.68%) Derivative
3 13 (13.68%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (12.63%) Replication
5 10 (10.53%) Credit Derivative
6 5 (5.26%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.05%) Equities
7 1 (1.05%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.95%) Unix
2 12 (12.63%) Windows
3 2 (2.11%) Linux
3 2 (2.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (22.11%) SDLC
3 18 (18.95%) Test Automation
3 18 (18.95%) Workflow
4 17 (17.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (14.74%) Data Modelling
7 13 (13.68%) ERP
8 12 (12.63%) ITIL
8 12 (12.63%) Migration
8 12 (12.63%) Scrum
8 12 (12.63%) Translating Business Requirements
9 11 (11.58%) BDD
9 11 (11.58%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (11.58%) Manual Testing
9 11 (11.58%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (10.53%) Statistics
10 10 (10.53%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.05%) Java
2 25 (26.32%) PL/SQL
3 18 (18.95%) T-SQL
4 16 (16.84%) C#
5 10 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.26%) Perl
7 4 (4.21%) C
8 3 (3.16%) Python
8 3 (3.16%) VBA
9 2 (2.11%) PHP
10 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.05%) C++
10 1 (1.05%) Scala
10 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (33.68%) Degree
2 22 (23.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (17.89%) ISTQB
4 10 (10.53%) ISEB
5 7 (7.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (5.26%) HNC
6 5 (5.26%) HND
6 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.21%) Postgraduate
7 4 (4.21%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.05%) CCA
8 1 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.05%) MCITP
8 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (28.42%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.05%) DFS Replication
2 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.05%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Ansible
1 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.05%) SCOM
1 1 (1.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (1.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 52 (54.74%) Oracle
2 31 (32.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.21%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.16%) Citrix
4 3 (3.16%) Murex
4 3 (3.16%) Sencha
5 2 (2.11%) Google
5 2 (2.11%) VMware
6 1 (1.05%) CommVault
6 1 (1.05%) Greenplum
6 1 (1.05%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.05%) Sage
6 1 (1.05%) SAP
6 1 (1.05%) Symantec