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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Staffordshire / Stafford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 10 8
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 14 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 17.72% 20.51% 27.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.45% 28.57% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 17
Median salary £37,500 £21,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.41% -44.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £31,800 £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 Stafford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Stafford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 55 28 58
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford 69.62% 71.79% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 53 28 49
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stafford 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Stafford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Stafford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 16 (59.26%) C#
1 16 (59.26%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
2 14 (51.85%) MVC
3 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
3 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) TDD
5 9 (33.33%) Web Development
5 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 9 (33.33%) jQuery
5 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (22.22%) Degree
7 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
7 6 (22.22%) Unix
8 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
9 4 (14.81%) OOD
9 4 (14.81%) Finance
9 4 (14.81%) Retail
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
10 3 (11.11%) Defect Management
10 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting

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 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
1 3 (11.11%) TestRail
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 11 (40.74%) .NET Developer
3 11 (40.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (37.04%) Analyst
5 9 (33.33%) Web Developer
6 8 (29.63%) .NET Web Developer
6 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (29.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (29.63%) C# Web Developer
7 6 (22.22%) Test Analyst
8 3 (11.11%) Software Analyst
8 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
8 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
8 3 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
8 3 (11.11%) UAT Test Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) AWS Software Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Java Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
3 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 9 (33.33%) jQuery
4 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (11.11%) XML
7 2 (7.41%) HTML
8 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.70%) CSS
8 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.70%) HTML5
8 1 (3.70%) Node.js
8 1 (3.70%) REST
8 1 (3.70%) SOAP
8 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.41%) Fintech
4 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) MVC
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) TDD
3 9 (33.33%) Web Development
4 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
5 4 (14.81%) OOD
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Defect Management
6 3 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
8 1 (3.70%) CRM
8 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.70%) Process Management
8 1 (3.70%) RAD
8 1 (3.70%) SDLC
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
4 3 (11.11%) COBOL
5 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) ISEB
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) MCSD
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Xamarin
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Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago