Period
to 23 October 2017

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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Staffordshire > Stafford
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 11 9
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 24 22 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 15.09% 19.47% 28.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.82% 28.57% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 50
Stafford median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -28.81% +26.43%
10th Percentile £26,375 £19,750 £24,950
90th Percentile £47,000 £38,250 £48,750
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

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 Stafford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stafford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 110 77 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 69.18% 68.14% 71.83%
Number of salaries quoted 106 67 84
Stafford median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% +4.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,000 £19,750 £25,375
90th Percentile £48,125 £56,000 £48,750
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Stafford

SQL
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Salary trend for SQL in Stafford

SQL
Salary Histogram in Stafford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Stafford over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Stafford

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Stafford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 14 (58.33%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) C#
3 11 (45.83%) MVC
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) Finance
6 7 (29.17%) Web Development
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 6 (25.00%) ISEB
7 6 (25.00%) TDD
7 6 (25.00%) Retail
7 6 (25.00%) JIRA
7 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (20.83%) Entity Framework
8 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (20.83%) jQuery
8 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
8 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
8 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.83%) HTML
9 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
9 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
9 4 (16.67%) XML

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stafford 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 2 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.33%) Power BI
3 2 (8.33%) QlikView
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.67%) TestRail
3 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket
3 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) .NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Web Developer
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (20.83%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (20.83%) Analyst
6 5 (20.83%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Business Test Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Manager
8 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 2 (8.33%) UAT Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) UAT Test Analyst
9 1 (4.17%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
5 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (20.83%) Entity Framework
5 5 (20.83%) HTML
5 5 (20.83%) jQuery
6 4 (16.67%) XML
7 3 (12.50%) REST
8 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.17%) CSS
8 1 (4.17%) Node.js
8 1 (4.17%) SOAP
8 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) EPoS
3 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) MVC
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Web Development
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
5 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) Defect Management
7 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.33%) Coaching
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.33%) ETL
8 2 (8.33%) Logistics
8 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) Test Planning
8 2 (8.33%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
4 1 (4.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ISEB
2 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
2 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) MCSD
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Tableau
3 1 (4.17%) Xamarin