Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 4 2
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 161 136 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 25.56% 17.94% 23.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 55.71% 31.05% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 123 115 156
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £49,600 £60,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 Liverpool with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 289 438 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 45.87% 57.78% 46.70%
Number of salaries quoted 218 323 298
Liverpool median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £27,162 £26,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,125 £62,500 £56,250
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Liverpool

SQL
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for SQL in Liverpool

SQL
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Liverpool over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SQL.

1 80 (49.69%) SQL Server
2 51 (31.68%) Microsoft
3 48 (29.81%) .NET
4 37 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (22.36%) T-SQL
6 35 (21.74%) C#
7 33 (20.50%) Finance
8 32 (19.88%) Windows
9 30 (18.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 29 (18.01%) Linux
10 29 (18.01%) JavaScript
11 28 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (16.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 26 (16.15%) Data Warehouse
14 24 (14.91%) Oracle
15 22 (13.66%) ITIL
16 21 (13.04%) MVC
16 21 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
17 20 (12.42%) HTML
18 19 (11.80%) Java
19 18 (11.18%) CSS
20 16 (9.94%) Relational Database
20 16 (9.94%) Windows Server
21 15 (9.32%) .NET Framework
21 15 (9.32%) ASP.NET
21 15 (9.32%) ETL
22 14 (8.70%) Visual Studio
22 14 (8.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
22 14 (8.70%) Release Management
23 13 (8.07%) PowerShell

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 11 (6.83%) Apache
2 8 (4.97%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.73%) IIS
3 6 (3.73%) nginx
4 5 (3.11%) SAS
4 5 (3.11%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.48%) JBoss
5 4 (2.48%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.24%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.24%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.62%) CMS
8 1 (0.62%) Liferay
8 1 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.48%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.86%) Epicor Tropos
3 2 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.24%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.24%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.62%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.86%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.86%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (1.86%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (1.86%) Serverless
3 2 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.24%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (1.24%) IaaS
3 2 (1.24%) Office 365
3 2 (1.24%) PaaS
4 1 (0.62%) Azure Functions
4 1 (0.62%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.62%) npm
4 1 (0.62%) NuGet
4 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.86%) NAS
1 3 (1.86%) SAN
2 2 (1.24%) DHCP
2 2 (1.24%) DNS
2 2 (1.24%) LAN
2 2 (1.24%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.24%) WAN
2 2 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.62%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (49.69%) SQL Server
2 30 (18.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (16.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (16.15%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (9.94%) Relational Database
6 13 (8.07%) MySQL
7 12 (7.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (7.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (6.83%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (6.21%) MongoDB
9 10 (6.21%) RDBMS
9 10 (6.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (4.97%) NoSQL
11 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database
11 7 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (3.73%) OLAP
12 6 (3.73%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (3.11%) QlikView
14 4 (2.48%) Big Data
14 4 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.11%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.86%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.86%) Jasmine
4 3 (1.86%) JIRA
4 3 (1.86%) Subversion
5 2 (1.24%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.24%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.24%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.24%) ReSharper
5 2 (1.24%) Selenium
6 1 (0.62%) gulp
6 1 (0.62%) jspm
6 1 (0.62%) Moq
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.62%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (20.50%) Finance
2 7 (4.35%) Advertising
2 7 (4.35%) Law
2 7 (4.35%) Retail
3 5 (3.11%) Banking
3 5 (3.11%) Legal
3 5 (3.11%) Marketing
4 4 (2.48%) Front Office
5 3 (1.86%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.24%) Games
7 1 (0.62%) Automotive
7 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (42.24%) Developer
2 47 (29.19%) Analyst
3 20 (12.42%) Support Analyst
4 18 (11.18%) Applications Support
5 17 (10.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 16 (9.94%) .NET Developer
7 13 (8.07%) SQL Developer
8 11 (6.83%) C# Developer
9 8 (4.97%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (4.97%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 7 (4.35%) DBA
10 7 (4.35%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (3.73%) SQL Analyst
11 6 (3.73%) Team Leader
11 6 (3.73%) Technical Leader
12 5 (3.11%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (3.11%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (29.81%) .NET
2 20 (12.42%) HTML
3 18 (11.18%) CSS
4 15 (9.32%) .NET Framework
4 15 (9.32%) ASP.NET
5 12 (7.45%) Web Services
6 11 (6.83%) AngularJS
7 10 (6.21%) SOAP
8 8 (4.97%) jQuery
8 8 (4.97%) React
8 8 (4.97%) RESTful
8 8 (4.97%) Spring
9 7 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (4.35%) WCF
10 6 (3.73%) Entity Framework
10 6 (3.73%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (3.73%) XML
11 3 (1.86%) LAMP
11 3 (1.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.59%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.11%) Clustering
3 5 (3.11%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.11%) PKI
3 5 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.48%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.86%) PMI
5 3 (1.86%) Replication
6 2 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.24%) Life Science
6 2 (1.24%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.62%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.62%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.62%) Fintech
7 1 (0.62%) Social Gaming
7 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.88%) Windows
2 29 (18.01%) Linux
3 16 (9.94%) Windows Server
4 11 (6.83%) Unix
5 8 (4.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.48%) CentOS
6 4 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.86%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (13.66%) ITIL
4 21 (13.04%) MVC
4 21 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (9.32%) ETL
6 14 (8.70%) Release Management
7 13 (8.07%) CRM
7 13 (8.07%) Scrum
7 13 (8.07%) Workflow
8 12 (7.45%) Test Automation
9 10 (6.21%) TDD
10 9 (5.59%) Analytics
10 9 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (5.59%) Migration
11 8 (4.97%) Project Management
11 8 (4.97%) Server Management
12 7 (4.35%) Data Migration
12 7 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (22.36%) T-SQL
2 35 (21.74%) C#
3 29 (18.01%) JavaScript
4 19 (11.80%) Java
5 13 (8.07%) PowerShell
5 13 (8.07%) Python
6 12 (7.45%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.73%) Ruby
7 6 (3.73%) VB
8 5 (3.11%) C
8 5 (3.11%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.48%) C++
9 4 (2.48%) Perl
9 4 (2.48%) VBA
10 3 (1.86%) R
11 2 (1.24%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.24%) ES6
11 2 (1.24%) Groovy
11 2 (1.24%) PHP
12 1 (0.62%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (4.97%) Degree
1 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.73%) MCP
2 6 (3.73%) MCSA
3 3 (1.86%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.24%) ISEB
4 2 (1.24%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.24%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.24%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.62%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.62%) MCSE
5 1 (0.62%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.35%) QA
2 5 (3.11%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.86%) GDPR
4 2 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.24%) SLA
5 1 (0.62%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (8.07%) Virtual Servers
2 8 (4.97%) Hyper-V
2 8 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.73%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.48%) Docker
4 4 (2.48%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.24%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (8.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (3.73%) Nagios
3 4 (2.48%) CFEngine
3 4 (2.48%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.48%) Puppet
3 4 (2.48%) Rancher
4 2 (1.24%) Ansible
4 2 (1.24%) Grafana
4 2 (1.24%) Graphite
4 2 (1.24%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.24%) Kibana
4 2 (1.24%) logstash
5 1 (0.62%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 51 (31.68%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.91%) Oracle
3 9 (5.59%) Capita
4 8 (4.97%) VMware
5 6 (3.73%) SolarWinds
6 5 (3.11%) Teradata
7 4 (2.48%) New Relic
7 4 (2.48%) Tableau
7 4 (2.48%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.86%) Epicor
8 3 (1.86%) IBM
9 2 (1.24%) Cognos
9 2 (1.24%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.62%) Citrix
10 1 (0.62%) Google
10 1 (0.62%) IFS
10 1 (0.62%) Informatica
10 1 (0.62%) Perforce
10 1 (0.62%) Sage
10 1 (0.62%) SAP