The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 102 90 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 18.85% 19.48% 20.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.38% 43.69% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 82 72 89
Median salary £36,000 £38,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.49% +3.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Merseyside with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 325 206 253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 60.07% 44.59% 48.75%
Number of salaries quoted 252 163 207
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Merseyside

SQL
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for SQL in Merseyside

SQL
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Merseyside over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Merseyside

SQL
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -1 73 £36,000 -6.49% 20
Wirral - 12 £30,500 - 3
Birkenhead -3 3 £35,000 +9.37% 2
Southport -5 3 £42,500 +1.19% 2
St Helens - 2 £40,000 -
Prescot - 1 - - 1
SQL
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SQL.

1 115 (43.89%) SQL Server
2 85 (32.44%) .NET
3 84 (32.06%) C#
4 81 (30.92%) JavaScript
5 58 (22.14%) Business Intelligence
6 56 (21.37%) Microsoft
7 55 (20.99%) HTML
7 55 (20.99%) ASP.NET
8 54 (20.61%) CSS
9 52 (19.85%) T-SQL
10 46 (17.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 43 (16.41%) ETL
12 40 (15.27%) jQuery
13 39 (14.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 39 (14.89%) Oracle
14 36 (13.74%) MVC
14 36 (13.74%) Finance
15 35 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
16 34 (12.98%) Visual Studio
17 33 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
18 31 (11.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 28 (10.69%) Marketing
19 28 (10.69%) ASP.NET MVC
20 27 (10.31%) Tableau
20 27 (10.31%) Data Warehouse
21 26 (9.92%) OO
22 25 (9.54%) iPad
23 24 (9.16%) AngularJS
24 22 (8.40%) ASP.NET Web API
24 22 (8.40%) .NET Framework

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 9 (3.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 9 (3.44%) Umbraco
2 8 (3.05%) IIS
3 5 (1.91%) SAS
3 5 (1.91%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.15%) CMS
4 3 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.76%) nginx
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.38%) Confluence
6 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (8.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (5.73%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.76%) Infor CRM
3 2 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.76%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.38%) Siebel CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.34%) Office 365
2 10 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.53%) Sumo Logic
5 3 (1.15%) GitHub
5 3 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.58%) Internet
2 5 (1.91%) HTTP
3 4 (1.53%) DNS
3 4 (1.53%) LAN
3 4 (1.53%) SAN
3 4 (1.53%) WAN
4 3 (1.15%) DHCP
4 3 (1.15%) FTP
5 2 (0.76%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.38%) Firewall
6 1 (0.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (43.89%) SQL Server
2 46 (17.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (14.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (11.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 27 (10.31%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (5.34%) DTS
7 13 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (4.20%) MySQL
10 10 (3.82%) MongoDB
11 9 (3.44%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (2.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (2.67%) NoSQL
12 7 (2.67%) QlikView
12 7 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (2.29%) Relational Database
13 6 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (1.91%) Data Mining
14 5 (1.91%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 34 (12.98%) Visual Studio
2 21 (8.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 16 (6.11%) Git (software)
4 14 (5.34%) ERwin
5 9 (3.44%) Selenium
6 7 (2.67%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.67%) Subversion
7 6 (2.29%) JIRA
7 6 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.15%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.76%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.76%) RSpec
11 1 (0.38%) Fiddler
11 1 (0.38%) Grunt
11 1 (0.38%) gulp
11 1 (0.38%) Hudson
11 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 36 (13.74%) Finance
2 28 (10.69%) Marketing
3 13 (4.96%) Retail
4 6 (2.29%) Games
5 5 (1.91%) Law
6 4 (1.53%) Legal
7 3 (1.15%) Back Office
7 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.76%) Banking
8 2 (0.76%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 129 (49.24%) Developer
2 64 (24.43%) Analyst
3 43 (16.41%) .NET Developer
4 39 (14.89%) SQL Developer
5 34 (12.98%) C# Developer
6 26 (9.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (8.40%) SQL Server Developer
8 19 (7.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 19 (7.25%) Junior
8 19 (7.25%) Junior Developer
8 19 (7.25%) SQL Analyst
9 16 (6.11%) Data Analyst
10 15 (5.73%) DBA
10 15 (5.73%) Senior Developer
11 14 (5.34%) Software Developer
12 12 (4.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 10 (3.82%) Support Analyst
14 9 (3.44%) Senior SQL Developer
14 9 (3.44%) Senior SQL Server Developer
15 8 (3.05%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (32.44%) .NET
2 55 (20.99%) ASP.NET
2 55 (20.99%) HTML
3 54 (20.61%) CSS
4 40 (15.27%) jQuery
5 28 (10.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (9.16%) AngularJS
7 22 (8.40%) .NET Framework
7 22 (8.40%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (8.40%) Web Services
8 21 (8.02%) HTML5
9 18 (6.87%) Entity Framework
10 14 (5.34%) CSS3
11 13 (4.96%) XML
12 12 (4.58%) Ajax
12 12 (4.58%) Semantic HTML
13 11 (4.20%) Node.js
14 10 (3.82%) Ruby on Rails
14 10 (3.82%) WCF
14 10 (3.82%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.54%) iPad
3 13 (4.96%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.96%) User Experience
4 12 (4.58%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.82%) N-Tier
6 6 (2.29%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.91%) FMCG
7 5 (1.91%) NHS
8 4 (1.53%) Clustering
8 4 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.53%) Replication
9 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.15%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.15%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.38%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.38%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.25%) Linux
2 17 (6.49%) Windows
3 16 (6.11%) Unix
4 9 (3.44%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.91%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.15%) Android
6 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.38%) HPUX
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (22.14%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (16.41%) ETL
3 36 (13.74%) MVC
4 33 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (9.92%) OO
6 17 (6.49%) Data Analysis
6 17 (6.49%) Data Architecture
6 17 (6.49%) Data Protection
6 17 (6.49%) SDLC
6 17 (6.49%) Web Development
7 16 (6.11%) Migration
8 15 (5.73%) CRM
8 15 (5.73%) Test Automation
9 14 (5.34%) Front End Development
10 13 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (4.58%) Data Modelling
11 12 (4.58%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (4.20%) Mentoring
13 10 (3.82%) DevOps
13 10 (3.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 84 (32.06%) C#
2 81 (30.92%) JavaScript
3 52 (19.85%) T-SQL
4 16 (6.11%) ANSI SQL
4 16 (6.11%) PHP
4 16 (6.11%) VB
5 15 (5.73%) Ruby
5 15 (5.73%) VB.NET
6 12 (4.58%) C++
7 10 (3.82%) Shell Script
8 9 (3.44%) PL/SQL
9 8 (3.05%) Java
10 6 (2.29%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.91%) C
12 3 (1.15%) VBA
13 2 (0.76%) J#
13 2 (0.76%) Python
13 2 (0.76%) Smalltalk
13 2 (0.76%) VBScript
14 1 (0.38%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 22 (8.40%) Degree
2 7 (2.67%) SC Cleared
2 7 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.76%) ISEB
4 2 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.38%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.73%) QA
2 8 (3.05%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (0.76%) GCP
3 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.15%) XenApp
3 2 (0.76%) vSphere
3 2 (0.76%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.38%) Docker
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.38%) zsh
Systems Management
1 5 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.15%) Nagios
2 3 (1.15%) Puppet
3 1 (0.38%) OpenView
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.38%) OVSD
3 1 (0.38%) Perfmon
3 1 (0.38%) SCOM
3 1 (0.38%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.38%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 56 (21.37%) Microsoft
2 39 (14.89%) Oracle
3 27 (10.31%) Tableau
4 19 (7.25%) Google
5 8 (3.05%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (2.67%) Siebel
7 6 (2.29%) Informatica
7 6 (2.29%) SAP
7 6 (2.29%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.91%) Alteryx
9 4 (1.53%) Citrix
9 4 (1.53%) Sage
9 4 (1.53%) Splunk
9 4 (1.53%) VMware
10 3 (1.15%) HP
10 3 (1.15%) IBM
10 3 (1.15%) RedGate
10 3 (1.15%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.76%) ATG
11 2 (0.76%) Telerik
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
CCA Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
Pali Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Prescot, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Comp Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
ISL
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bootle, Merseyside
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Merseyside
Experian
Salary: Competitive + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: £24,000 - £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago