The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 118 189 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 27.90% 30.14% 33.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.46% 49.48% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 102 174 192
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £47,500 £54,500
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 254 382 400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 60.05% 60.93% 63.90%
Number of salaries quoted 211 351 366
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for SQL in Staffordshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Staffordshire

SQL
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Stoke-on-Trent +1 52 £37,500 - 9
Tamworth +2 27 £36,500 +1.38%
Stafford +6 18 £37,500 +74.41% 4
Lichfield +5 7 £42,500 +21.42%
Cannock -2 2 £31,000 -1.58% 1
Rugeley - 2 £25,000 -
SQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 147 (61.25%) .NET
2 143 (59.58%) C#
3 134 (55.83%) SQL Server
4 78 (32.50%) T-SQL
5 74 (30.83%) Microsoft
6 73 (30.42%) MVC
7 69 (28.75%) ASP.NET
8 65 (27.08%) JavaScript
9 64 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 61 (25.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 60 (25.00%) VB.NET
12 55 (22.92%) Windows
13 47 (19.58%) Business Intelligence
14 45 (18.75%) HTML
14 45 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
15 41 (17.08%) CSS
16 40 (16.67%) jQuery
17 38 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
18 37 (15.42%) .NET Framework
19 35 (14.58%) VB
20 32 (13.33%) Web Development
21 31 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
22 30 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 29 (12.08%) Software Engineering
23 29 (12.08%) XML
24 28 (11.67%) OO
24 28 (11.67%) Degree
24 28 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
25 27 (11.25%) WPF
26 26 (10.83%) HTML5

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 13 (5.42%) IIS
2 11 (4.58%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.25%) FormScape
4 3 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.42%) SAS
5 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (7.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.83%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.42%) Magento
4 1 (0.42%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.83%) Google Play
2 2 (0.83%) Intacct
3 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.42%) GitHub
3 1 (0.42%) Office 365
3 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.42%) DHCP
1 1 (0.42%) DNS
1 1 (0.42%) Firewall
1 1 (0.42%) HTTP
1 1 (0.42%) iSCSI
1 1 (0.42%) LAN
1 1 (0.42%) NetScaler
1 1 (0.42%) SAN
1 1 (0.42%) VLAN
1 1 (0.42%) VPN
1 1 (0.42%) WAN
1 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (55.83%) SQL Server
2 64 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (25.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 25 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (9.17%) Relational Database
7 15 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (5.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (3.75%) NoSQL
10 8 (3.33%) Power BI
10 8 (3.33%) Riak
11 6 (2.50%) QlikView
11 6 (2.50%) SQL CLR
12 5 (2.08%) MySQL
12 5 (2.08%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.67%) Neo4j
14 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
15 2 (0.83%) DataStage
15 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 2 (0.83%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 15 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 15 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.17%) Subversion
3 9 (3.75%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.75%) Selenium
3 9 (3.75%) TeamCity
4 7 (2.92%) JIRA
5 3 (1.25%) Moq
6 2 (0.83%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.42%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.42%) TestRail
General
1 18 (7.50%) Finance
2 15 (6.25%) Retail
3 9 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (2.50%) Marketing
5 2 (0.83%) Advertising
5 2 (0.83%) Games
5 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Automotive
6 1 (0.42%) Billing
6 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 131 (54.58%) Developer
2 56 (23.33%) .NET Developer
3 49 (20.42%) SQL Developer
4 42 (17.50%) C# Developer
5 33 (13.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (10.83%) Analyst
7 23 (9.58%) Software Developer
8 17 (7.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 17 (7.08%) DBA
9 16 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 16 (6.67%) SQL DBA
9 16 (6.67%) T-SQL Developer
10 15 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
10 15 (6.25%) Web Developer
11 13 (5.42%) Lead Developer
12 12 (5.00%) Applications Developer
12 12 (5.00%) IT Support
12 12 (5.00%) Software Engineer
13 11 (4.58%) Applications Support
13 11 (4.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (61.25%) .NET
2 69 (28.75%) ASP.NET
3 45 (18.75%) HTML
4 41 (17.08%) CSS
5 40 (16.67%) jQuery
6 38 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (15.42%) .NET Framework
8 29 (12.08%) XML
9 28 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 27 (11.25%) WPF
11 26 (10.83%) HTML5
12 23 (9.58%) WCF
13 21 (8.75%) WinForms
14 20 (8.33%) Entity Framework
15 17 (7.08%) Web Services
16 12 (5.00%) AngularJS
17 11 (4.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 9 (3.75%) React
18 9 (3.75%) SOAP
19 7 (2.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.08%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.42%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.92%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.92%) N-Tier
4 7 (2.92%) User Experience
5 6 (2.50%) Blog
6 5 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.67%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.67%) iPad
7 4 (1.67%) iPhone
8 3 (1.25%) Clustering
8 3 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.25%) NHS
8 3 (1.25%) Online Gambling
8 3 (1.25%) PMI
9 2 (0.83%) EPoS
9 2 (0.83%) Fintech
9 2 (0.83%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 55 (22.92%) Windows
2 10 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 7 (2.92%) Unix
4 5 (2.08%) Android
4 5 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.08%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (1.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.25%) Linux
6 3 (1.25%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.25%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (30.42%) MVC
2 47 (19.58%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (13.33%) Web Development
5 29 (12.08%) Software Engineering
6 28 (11.67%) OO
7 20 (8.33%) SOA
8 19 (7.92%) OOP
8 19 (7.92%) TDD
9 18 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (7.08%) Mentoring
11 14 (5.83%) Scrum
12 13 (5.42%) ITIL
12 13 (5.42%) Time Management
13 12 (5.00%) Data Management
13 12 (5.00%) ERP
14 11 (4.58%) SOLID
15 10 (4.17%) CRM
15 10 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
16 9 (3.75%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 143 (59.58%) C#
2 78 (32.50%) T-SQL
3 65 (27.08%) JavaScript
4 60 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 35 (14.58%) VB
6 20 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 17 (7.08%) Java
8 11 (4.58%) C++
8 11 (4.58%) PHP
9 10 (4.17%) VBA
10 4 (1.67%) Erlang
10 4 (1.67%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.67%) VBScript
11 3 (1.25%) COBOL
11 3 (1.25%) VB6
12 2 (0.83%) Python
13 1 (0.42%) F#
Qualifications
1 28 (11.67%) Degree
2 11 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.25%) ISEB
3 3 (1.25%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.25%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) HND
4 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.58%) QA
2 6 (2.50%) SLA
3 4 (1.67%) Actionable Recommendations
4 3 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.67%) Docker
3 2 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.42%) vSphere
4 1 (0.42%) XenApp
4 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.42%) SCCM
Vendors
1 74 (30.83%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.83%) Oracle
3 8 (3.33%) JD Edwards
4 6 (2.50%) IFS
5 4 (1.67%) CODA
5 4 (1.67%) VMware
6 3 (1.25%) SAP
7 2 (0.83%) Epicor
7 2 (0.83%) Google
7 2 (0.83%) QAD
7 2 (0.83%) Sage
7 2 (0.83%) SYSPRO
7 2 (0.83%) Twitter
8 1 (0.42%) Citrix
8 1 (0.42%) Dell
8 1 (0.42%) IBM
8 1 (0.42%) Juniper
8 1 (0.42%) Tableau
8 1 (0.42%) Telerik
8 1 (0.42%) Zend
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: Pension, Life Assurance, Gym
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Talent International
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Includes great benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
United Christian Broadcasters LTD
Salary: From £20,163 to £22,000 per annum plus staff benefits
Posted: 27 days ago