Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 146 168 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 23.25% 23.97% 29.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.87% 48.70% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 142 142 215
Liverpool median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% +11.11% -4.00%
10th Percentile £32,050 £30,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,500 £57,500 £52,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -0.05%

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 287 345 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 45.70% 49.22% 57.36%
Number of salaries quoted 243 286 376
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £25,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £53,750
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 23 April 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SQL.

1 59 (40.41%) SQL Server
2 54 (36.99%) Windows
3 52 (35.62%) .NET
4 50 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (32.88%) T-SQL
6 44 (30.14%) C#
7 42 (28.77%) Microsoft
7 42 (28.77%) Finance
8 41 (28.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (26.71%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (23.29%) JIRA
11 32 (21.92%) .NET Framework
12 31 (21.23%) Web Services
13 30 (20.55%) Power BI
14 29 (19.86%) ASP.NET
14 29 (19.86%) Microsoft Azure
15 28 (19.18%) MVC
16 27 (18.49%) Linux
16 27 (18.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 27 (18.49%) Problem-Solving
17 25 (17.12%) Git (software)
17 25 (17.12%) ITIL
18 24 (16.44%) Java
19 23 (15.75%) Data Integration
20 22 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
20 22 (15.07%) Release Management
20 22 (15.07%) Windows Server
20 22 (15.07%) SQL Server 2012
21 21 (14.38%) Jenkins
21 21 (14.38%) Visual Studio

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 20 (13.70%) Apache
1 20 (13.70%) IIS
2 16 (10.96%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.42%) SAS
3 5 (3.42%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.74%) CMS
4 4 (2.74%) nginx
5 3 (2.05%) Kentico
5 3 (2.05%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.37%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (8.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.37%) HipChat
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.68%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) SAP BPC
2 3 (2.05%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (2.05%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.68%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 29 (19.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.74%) Azure Machine Learning
4 3 (2.05%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (2.05%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.37%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (1.37%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.37%) PaaS
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.68%) GitHub
6 1 (0.68%) Kissmetrics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (40.41%) SQL Server
2 41 (28.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (20.55%) Power BI
4 27 (18.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (15.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (11.64%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (10.27%) Relational Database
8 14 (9.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (7.53%) Blockchain
9 11 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (5.48%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (4.11%) QlikView
12 4 (2.74%) Essbase
12 4 (2.74%) OLAP
12 4 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (2.05%) Big Data
13 3 (2.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 3 (2.05%) SAP Data Services
14 2 (1.37%) Hadoop
14 2 (1.37%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 34 (23.29%) JIRA
2 25 (17.12%) Git (software)
3 22 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (14.38%) Jenkins
4 21 (14.38%) Visual Studio
5 18 (12.33%) Subversion
6 17 (11.64%) Cucumber
6 17 (11.64%) Selenium
7 16 (10.96%) Bugzilla
7 16 (10.96%) HP UFT
7 16 (10.96%) SoapUI
7 16 (10.96%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (2.05%) Grunt
9 3 (2.05%) gulp
10 2 (1.37%) GitLab
10 2 (1.37%) Maven
10 2 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (28.77%) Finance
2 6 (4.11%) Marketing
3 5 (3.42%) Banking
3 5 (3.42%) Law
4 4 (2.74%) Legal
5 3 (2.05%) Back Office
5 3 (2.05%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.05%) Games
5 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.05%) Retail
6 2 (1.37%) Automotive
6 2 (1.37%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.68%) Billing
Job Titles
1 83 (56.85%) Developer
2 35 (23.97%) C# Developer
3 34 (23.29%) .NET Developer
4 30 (20.55%) Analyst
5 24 (16.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (15.07%) Senior Developer
7 20 (13.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 19 (13.01%) SQL Analyst
9 17 (11.64%) Senior C# Developer
10 16 (10.96%) Senior .NET Developer
11 15 (10.27%) SQL Server Analyst
12 14 (9.59%) Automation Tester
12 14 (9.59%) QA Automation Tester
12 14 (9.59%) QA Manual Tester
12 14 (9.59%) QA Tester
12 14 (9.59%) Software QA Tester
12 14 (9.59%) Software Tester
12 14 (9.59%) Tester
12 14 (9.59%) Web Automation Tester
12 14 (9.59%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (35.62%) .NET
2 32 (21.92%) .NET Framework
3 31 (21.23%) Web Services
4 29 (19.86%) ASP.NET
5 20 (13.70%) RESTful
6 19 (13.01%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (12.33%) Entity Framework
8 17 (11.64%) Gherkin
9 15 (10.27%) SOAP
10 12 (8.22%) .NET Core
10 12 (8.22%) HTML
11 9 (6.16%) CSS
11 9 (6.16%) WCF
12 8 (5.48%) XML
13 5 (3.42%) Django
13 5 (3.42%) jQuery
13 5 (3.42%) LAMP
13 5 (3.42%) React
13 5 (3.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.96%) Mainframe
1 16 (10.96%) PKI
2 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.16%) PMI
4 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.68%) Fintech
5 1 (0.68%) iPad
5 1 (0.68%) Replication
5 1 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (36.99%) Windows
2 27 (18.49%) Linux
3 22 (15.07%) Windows Server
4 20 (13.70%) Unix
5 16 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.11%) Debian
7 2 (1.37%) CentOS
7 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.71%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (19.18%) MVC
4 27 (18.49%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (17.12%) ITIL
6 23 (15.75%) Data Integration
7 22 (15.07%) Release Management
8 19 (13.01%) ETL
8 19 (13.01%) Workflow
9 18 (12.33%) DevOps
9 18 (12.33%) E-Commerce
9 18 (12.33%) ITIL V3
9 18 (12.33%) Test Automation
9 18 (12.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (11.64%) Investment Management
10 17 (11.64%) Software Engineering
11 16 (10.96%) Manual Testing
11 16 (10.96%) Server Management
12 11 (7.53%) Machine Learning
13 10 (6.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 48 (32.88%) T-SQL
2 44 (30.14%) C#
3 24 (16.44%) Java
4 18 (12.33%) PowerShell
5 15 (10.27%) JavaScript
6 11 (7.53%) Python
7 9 (6.16%) PHP
8 5 (3.42%) Lua
9 4 (2.74%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 4 (2.74%) R
10 3 (2.05%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.05%) Ruby
10 3 (2.05%) Scala
11 2 (1.37%) C++
11 2 (1.37%) Perl
12 1 (0.68%) Groovy
12 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (13.70%) Degree
2 9 (6.16%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.37%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.68%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.96%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (10.96%) Hyper-V
2 11 (7.53%) Docker
3 3 (2.05%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (7.53%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.74%) HAProxy
2 4 (2.74%) Nagios
3 3 (2.05%) Grafana
3 3 (2.05%) Graphite
3 3 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.37%) Ambari
4 2 (1.37%) Graylog
4 2 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.96%) CA Agile Central
3 11 (7.53%) Oracle
3 11 (7.53%) Tableau
4 6 (4.11%) Cognos
4 6 (4.11%) SAP
5 3 (2.05%) DocuSign
5 3 (2.05%) Google
5 3 (2.05%) iManage
5 3 (2.05%) Intapp
5 3 (2.05%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.05%) Sun
6 2 (1.37%) Aderant
6 2 (1.37%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.37%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.37%) Teradata
6 2 (1.37%) VMware
7 1 (0.68%) Coremetrics
7 1 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.68%) Omniture