Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 328 211 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 36.90% 26.21% 26.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 59.74% 46.37% 45.08%
Number of salaries quoted 306 187 224
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,250 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £46,175
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 549 455 599
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 61.75% 56.52% 59.66%
Number of salaries quoted 492 398 490
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £47,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Lancashire

SQL
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for SQL in Lancashire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Lancashire over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Lancashire

SQL
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
Preston +4 105 £39,500 +8.22% 4
Chorley 0 53 £35,000 +11.11% 7
Burnley +1 48 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Blackpool +13 30 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Blackburn 0 20 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Skelmersdale +4 10 £33,000 -13.16% 2
Lancaster +6 8 £41,250 - 1
Rossendale - 7 £33,750 - 1
Nelson - 2 £37,500 -
Colne - 2 £32,500 -
Darwen -2 1 £24,500 -5.77%
Ormskirk - 1 £31,500 -
SQL
North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 126 (38.41%) JavaScript
2 124 (37.80%) HTML
3 122 (37.20%) .NET
4 117 (35.67%) SQL Server
5 116 (35.37%) CSS
6 98 (29.88%) T-SQL
7 95 (28.96%) C#
8 75 (22.87%) jQuery
9 68 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
10 65 (19.82%) MVC
10 65 (19.82%) HTML5
11 61 (18.60%) Unit Testing
12 58 (17.68%) ASP.NET
13 52 (15.85%) SDLC
14 51 (15.55%) TDD
14 51 (15.55%) Business Intelligence
15 48 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 46 (14.02%) Web Development
17 44 (13.41%) ERP
18 42 (12.80%) Java
19 40 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 39 (11.89%) Oracle
20 39 (11.89%) Greenfield Project
20 39 (11.89%) Node.js
21 38 (11.59%) MySQL
21 38 (11.59%) ITIL
21 38 (11.59%) Degree
22 37 (11.28%) REST
23 36 (10.98%) Microsoft
24 34 (10.37%) Twitter Bootstrap

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (5.49%) Tomcat
2 13 (3.96%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (1.83%) SAS
5 5 (1.52%) Apache
6 4 (1.22%) CMS
6 4 (1.22%) IIS
6 4 (1.22%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.91%) Mongoose
7 3 (0.91%) OpenEdge
8 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.61%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.61%) Kentico
9 1 (0.30%) Drupal
9 1 (0.30%) JBoss
9 1 (0.30%) nginx
9 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.61%) SPSS
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.13%) Magento
2 5 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.22%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.61%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.30%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.30%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.30%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.52%) Office 365
2 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.13%) HTTP
2 4 (1.22%) SMS
3 3 (0.91%) Internet
3 3 (0.91%) SSH
4 2 (0.61%) Firewall
4 2 (0.61%) LAN
4 2 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (35.67%) SQL Server
2 48 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (11.59%) MySQL
5 32 (9.76%) DB2
6 29 (8.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (6.71%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (5.49%) Apache Cassandra
9 18 (5.49%) Hadoop
10 17 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
12 12 (3.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (3.35%) Oracle Database
13 11 (3.35%) Power BI
14 9 (2.74%) MongoDB
14 9 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
16 7 (2.13%) MS Access
17 6 (1.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (6.40%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.05%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.83%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (0.91%) Artifactory
5 3 (0.91%) gulp
5 3 (0.91%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.91%) Maven
5 3 (0.91%) Mercurial
5 3 (0.91%) SonarQube
5 3 (0.91%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (0.91%) Subversion
6 2 (0.61%) JIRA
6 2 (0.61%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.30%) Bazaar
7 1 (0.30%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.30%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.30%) PHPUnit
General
1 21 (6.40%) Finance
2 18 (5.49%) Manufacturing
3 12 (3.66%) Marketing
4 9 (2.74%) Retail
5 6 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.22%) Advertising
7 3 (0.91%) Games
7 3 (0.91%) Legal
7 3 (0.91%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.61%) Back Office
8 2 (0.61%) Military
9 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 201 (61.28%) Developer
2 65 (19.82%) .NET Developer
3 64 (19.51%) Analyst
4 57 (17.38%) C# Developer
5 52 (15.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 45 (13.72%) SQL Developer
7 31 (9.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 29 (8.84%) Java Developer
8 29 (8.84%) Support Analyst
9 28 (8.54%) ASP.NET Developer
10 27 (8.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (7.32%) Applications Support
11 24 (7.32%) Applications Support Analyst
12 23 (7.01%) Software Developer
13 22 (6.71%) Programmer
14 21 (6.40%) DBA
15 19 (5.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 19 (5.79%) Senior Programmer
16 18 (5.49%) RPG Programmer
16 18 (5.49%) Senior RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (37.80%) HTML
2 122 (37.20%) .NET
3 116 (35.37%) CSS
4 75 (22.87%) jQuery
5 65 (19.82%) HTML5
6 58 (17.68%) ASP.NET
7 39 (11.89%) Node.js
8 37 (11.28%) REST
9 34 (10.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 30 (9.15%) .NET Framework
11 29 (8.84%) Spring
12 28 (8.54%) Express
13 25 (7.62%) XML
14 24 (7.32%) Apache Cordova
15 23 (7.01%) AngularJS
15 23 (7.01%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (6.71%) Hibernate
17 21 (6.40%) Entity Framework
18 20 (6.10%) SOAP
18 20 (6.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.89%) Greenfield Project
2 32 (9.76%) iSeries
3 30 (9.15%) AS400
4 22 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (5.18%) Management Information System
6 16 (4.88%) Computer Science
7 14 (4.27%) Clustering
8 8 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.13%) iPad
10 5 (1.52%) EPoS
11 4 (1.22%) Replication
12 3 (0.91%) NHS
12 3 (0.91%) User Experience
13 2 (0.61%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.61%) Fintech
13 2 (0.61%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.30%) BBC
14 1 (0.30%) Digital Media
14 1 (0.30%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.30%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.23%) Windows
2 10 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (2.44%) Linux
4 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.61%) Solaris
5 2 (0.61%) Unix
5 2 (0.61%) Windows 2000
5 2 (0.61%) Windows NT
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (19.82%) MVC
3 61 (18.60%) Unit Testing
4 52 (15.85%) SDLC
5 51 (15.55%) Business Intelligence
5 51 (15.55%) TDD
6 46 (14.02%) Web Development
7 44 (13.41%) ERP
8 38 (11.59%) ITIL
9 30 (9.15%) Waterfall
10 28 (8.54%) OO
11 26 (7.93%) Software Engineering
12 16 (4.88%) Project Management
13 15 (4.57%) OOP
14 14 (4.27%) Performance Tuning
15 13 (3.96%) E-Commerce
15 13 (3.96%) Front End Development
16 12 (3.66%) Software Deployment
17 11 (3.35%) Mathematics
18 10 (3.05%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 126 (38.41%) JavaScript
2 98 (29.88%) T-SQL
3 95 (28.96%) C#
4 42 (12.80%) Java
5 33 (10.06%) PHP
6 32 (9.76%) RPG
7 18 (5.49%) Groovy
8 14 (4.27%) Python
9 10 (3.05%) PHP 5
10 9 (2.74%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.74%) VB
11 8 (2.44%) PHP 7
11 8 (2.44%) VBA
12 7 (2.13%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.83%) ES6
14 5 (1.52%) R
15 4 (1.22%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.22%) VB6
16 2 (0.61%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 38 (11.59%) Degree
2 3 (0.91%) ISEB
3 2 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.61%) PhD
3 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.61%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.30%) MCAD
4 1 (0.30%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.13%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.52%) SLA
3 4 (1.22%) QA
3 4 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.30%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 11 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (3.05%) VMware Server
3 3 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (1.22%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 39 (11.89%) Oracle
2 36 (10.98%) Microsoft
3 32 (9.76%) IBM
4 13 (3.96%) VMware
5 12 (3.66%) Cisco
6 10 (3.05%) Mitel
7 7 (2.13%) Tableau
8 6 (1.83%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.52%) Sage
10 4 (1.22%) Adobe
10 4 (1.22%) Apple
10 4 (1.22%) Epicor
10 4 (1.22%) SAP
10 4 (1.22%) Sybase
11 3 (0.91%) Cognos
11 3 (0.91%) Zend
12 2 (0.61%) DevExpress
12 2 (0.61%) HP
13 1 (0.30%) Avaya
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30k - £40k DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £30-35k DOE + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £22-25k DOE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £35k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Lancaster
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + healthcare, bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great benefits and holiday package
Posted: 20 days ago
Burnley
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fulwood, Lancashire
Key Retirement Group
Posted: 17 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Rossendale
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits package + training
Posted: 10 days ago
Preston
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 14 days ago