Period
to 19 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 +11
Permanent jobs citing SQL 91 81 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 23.45% 25.55% 25.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.34% 44.51% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 49 56 34
County Antrim median annual salary £35,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £19,900 £29,500 £23,600
90th Percentile £49,500 £58,125 £53,375
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -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 265 182 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 68.30% 57.41% 71.86%
Number of salaries quoted 177 147 99
County Antrim median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £18,050 £27,500 £26,650
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -6.25% +4.58%

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 January 2018.

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 January 2018. 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 89 £35,500 -11.25% 10
Newtownabbey - 2 £26,500 -
SQL
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 51 (56.04%) Oracle
2 32 (35.16%) PL/SQL
2 32 (35.16%) Microsoft
3 31 (34.07%) Degree
4 27 (29.67%) Computer Science
4 27 (29.67%) Java
5 26 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 23 (25.27%) Unix
7 22 (24.18%) Oracle Forms
7 22 (24.18%) Computer Science Degree
8 21 (23.08%) XML
9 20 (21.98%) Legal
9 20 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (20.88%) QA
10 19 (20.88%) Workflow
10 19 (20.88%) Management Information System
10 19 (20.88%) Oracle Reports
10 19 (20.88%) T-SQL
10 19 (20.88%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (19.78%) Data Modelling
12 17 (18.68%) .NET
13 16 (17.58%) ERP
13 16 (17.58%) Finance
14 15 (16.48%) Oracle Workflow
14 15 (16.48%) Oracle EBS
14 15 (16.48%) JDeveloper
14 15 (16.48%) C#
14 15 (16.48%) Oracle BI EE
14 15 (16.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (16.48%) Oracle APEX

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 15 (16.48%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (4.40%) Confluence
2 4 (4.40%) WordPress
3 3 (3.30%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.20%) SAS
5 1 (1.10%) Apache
5 1 (1.10%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.10%) Luigi
5 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (16.48%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (8.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (8.79%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (4.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.40%) GitHub
2 4 (4.40%) Slack
3 2 (2.20%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.10%) IaaS
4 1 (1.10%) Office 365
4 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.20%) Firewall
2 2 (2.20%) FIX Connectivity
2 2 (2.20%) LAN
2 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.20%) WAN
3 1 (1.10%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 19 (20.88%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (16.48%) Oracle BI EE
3 15 (16.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 15 (16.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (12.09%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.30%) Big Data
7 3 (3.30%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (2.20%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.20%) MySQL
8 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (24.18%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (16.48%) JDeveloper
2 15 (16.48%) Oracle APEX
3 7 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.49%) JIRA
5 4 (4.40%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.10%) JUnit
6 1 (1.10%) Mockito
6 1 (1.10%) Selenium
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (21.98%) Legal
2 16 (17.58%) Finance
3 5 (5.49%) Banking
3 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (37.36%) Developer
2 13 (14.29%) Analyst
2 13 (14.29%) DBA
3 12 (13.19%) Administrator
3 12 (13.19%) Consultant
3 12 (13.19%) Oracle Developer
3 12 (13.19%) Technical Consultant
4 11 (12.09%) SQL DBA
5 10 (10.99%) E-Business Consultant
5 10 (10.99%) Oracle Consultant
5 10 (10.99%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 9 (9.89%) Software Developer
7 8 (8.79%) QA Analyst
8 7 (7.69%) .NET Developer
8 7 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
8 7 (7.69%) Test Analyst
9 6 (6.59%) Junior
9 6 (6.59%) Junior Consultant
9 6 (6.59%) Junior Technical Consultant
10 5 (5.49%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.08%) XML
2 17 (18.68%) .NET
3 11 (12.09%) ASP.NET
4 10 (10.99%) Middleware
5 9 (9.89%) CSS
5 9 (9.89%) HTML
6 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (7.69%) Node.js
7 4 (4.40%) Laravel
8 3 (3.30%) J2EE
8 3 (3.30%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (2.20%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.20%) Entity Framework
9 2 (2.20%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (2.20%) REST
9 2 (2.20%) Spring
9 2 (2.20%) Web Services
10 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.10%) Kafka
10 1 (1.10%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.67%) Computer Science
2 19 (20.88%) Management Information System
3 14 (15.38%) Replication
4 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.49%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.30%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (3.30%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.10%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.10%) Derivative
8 1 (1.10%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.27%) Unix
2 8 (8.79%) Linux
3 7 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.88%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (20.88%) Workflow
3 18 (19.78%) Data Modelling
4 16 (17.58%) ERP
5 15 (16.48%) Translating Business Requirements
6 14 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 12 (13.19%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (13.19%) ITIL
7 12 (13.19%) Migration
7 12 (13.19%) Scrum
7 12 (13.19%) Statistics
8 11 (12.09%) Mentoring
9 10 (10.99%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (10.99%) Change Management
9 10 (10.99%) MVC
9 10 (10.99%) Risk Management
10 9 (9.89%) Analytics
10 9 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.16%) PL/SQL
2 27 (29.67%) Java
3 19 (20.88%) T-SQL
4 15 (16.48%) C#
5 14 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 13 (14.29%) Python
7 6 (6.59%) C
7 6 (6.59%) PHP
7 6 (6.59%) Ruby
8 5 (5.49%) VBA
9 3 (3.30%) Perl
9 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.20%) R
10 2 (2.20%) Scala
10 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 31 (34.07%) Degree
2 22 (24.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (8.79%) ISTQB
4 7 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (5.49%) HNC
5 5 (5.49%) HND
6 4 (4.40%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.10%) CCA
7 1 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.10%) ISEB
7 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.10%) MCITP
7 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.88%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.10%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.20%) Puppet
3 1 (1.10%) Ansible
3 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 51 (56.04%) Oracle
2 32 (35.16%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.40%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.40%) Google
4 2 (2.20%) BT
4 2 (2.20%) Citrix
4 2 (2.20%) Radianz
5 1 (1.10%) CommVault
5 1 (1.10%) Greenplum
5 1 (1.10%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.10%) Sage
5 1 (1.10%) SAP
5 1 (1.10%) Symantec
5 1 (1.10%) VMware