Period
to 22 July 2017

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 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 268 468 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 26.80% 35.67% 32.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.82% 55.91% 52.66%
Number of salaries quoted 217 453 393
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,300 £22,000 £21,300
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 598 837 790
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 59.80% 63.80% 62.40%
Number of salaries quoted 497 776 705
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

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 6 months to 22 July 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 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -3 102 £35,000 -4.76% 5
Tamworth -1 51 £36,500 -2.67% 3
Lichfield +4 33 £42,500 +16.44% 2
Stafford +2 29 £37,500 +70.45% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -2 18 £36,750 -8.13% 3
Cannock 0 10 £31,000 -17.33% 1
Rugeley - 2 £25,000 -
SQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 137 (51.12%) .NET
2 132 (49.25%) C#
3 126 (47.01%) SQL Server
4 107 (39.93%) Microsoft
5 76 (28.36%) T-SQL
6 64 (23.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 64 (23.88%) VB.NET
7 62 (23.13%) JavaScript
8 59 (22.01%) ASP.NET
9 55 (20.52%) MVC
10 53 (19.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 52 (19.40%) Business Intelligence
12 51 (19.03%) Windows
13 47 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
14 36 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
15 34 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (12.31%) Microsoft Excel
17 32 (11.94%) jQuery
18 31 (11.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 31 (11.57%) .NET Framework
18 31 (11.57%) Degree
18 31 (11.57%) CRM
19 30 (11.19%) Web Development
20 29 (10.82%) HTML
20 29 (10.82%) Retail
21 25 (9.33%) VB
22 24 (8.96%) WPF
22 24 (8.96%) Entity Framework
23 23 (8.58%) CSS
23 23 (8.58%) Data Management

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 20 (7.46%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.73%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (2.61%) SAS
3 7 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.24%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.12%) JBoss
6 2 (0.75%) IIS
7 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 36 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (12.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (3.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.12%) SaaS
3 2 (0.75%) Google Play
3 2 (0.75%) Office 365
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.24%) TCP/IP
1 6 (2.24%) VoIP
2 4 (1.49%) Firewall
3 2 (0.75%) LAN
3 2 (0.75%) VLAN
3 2 (0.75%) WAN
4 1 (0.37%) DHCP
4 1 (0.37%) DNS
4 1 (0.37%) HTTP
4 1 (0.37%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.37%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.37%) SAN
4 1 (0.37%) VPN
4 1 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (47.01%) SQL Server
2 64 (23.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (19.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (11.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (8.21%) Relational Database
6 18 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (4.85%) Power BI
9 10 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (3.73%) MS Access
10 9 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (2.61%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (2.24%) NoSQL
12 6 (2.24%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (1.87%) Riak
13 5 (1.87%) SQL CLR
14 4 (1.49%) MongoDB
14 4 (1.49%) MySQL
14 4 (1.49%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 21 (7.84%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.24%) JIRA
3 5 (1.87%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.87%) Subversion
4 4 (1.49%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.12%) TestRail
6 2 (0.75%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.37%) MSI
7 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (10.82%) Retail
2 18 (6.72%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (5.22%) Marketing
4 13 (4.85%) Finance
5 4 (1.49%) Games
6 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.75%) Electronics
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) Billing
8 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 142 (52.99%) Developer
2 66 (24.63%) .NET Developer
3 62 (23.13%) SQL Developer
4 54 (20.15%) C# Developer
5 49 (18.28%) Analyst
6 44 (16.42%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 21 (7.84%) DBA
8 20 (7.46%) SQL DBA
9 19 (7.09%) Software Developer
10 18 (6.72%) Graduate
10 18 (6.72%) Senior Developer
10 18 (6.72%) T-SQL Developer
11 17 (6.34%) SQL BI Developer
12 14 (5.22%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (5.22%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (5.22%) Web Developer
13 13 (4.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (4.85%) Lead Developer
13 13 (4.85%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (51.12%) .NET
2 59 (22.01%) ASP.NET
3 32 (11.94%) jQuery
4 31 (11.57%) .NET Framework
5 29 (10.82%) HTML
6 24 (8.96%) Entity Framework
6 24 (8.96%) WPF
7 23 (8.58%) CSS
8 22 (8.21%) XML
9 21 (7.84%) AngularJS
10 20 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (5.97%) WinForms
12 15 (5.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 15 (5.60%) HTML5
12 15 (5.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (5.60%) WCF
13 11 (4.10%) Web Services
14 10 (3.73%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (3.73%) LINQ
15 8 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 47 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.10%) Computer Science
2 11 (4.10%) Driving Licence
3 10 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.73%) NHS
4 8 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.24%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.49%) Blog
6 4 (1.49%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.49%) Replication
7 3 (1.12%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.12%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.12%) Fintech
7 3 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.12%) iPad
8 2 (0.75%) Clustering
8 2 (0.75%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.75%) iPhone
8 2 (0.75%) SCADA
9 1 (0.37%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 51 (19.03%) Windows
2 8 (2.99%) Windows Server
3 7 (2.61%) Unix
4 6 (2.24%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (1.87%) Android
5 5 (1.87%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.49%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.49%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.12%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (20.52%) MVC
2 52 (19.40%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (11.57%) CRM
5 30 (11.19%) Web Development
6 23 (8.58%) Data Management
7 18 (6.72%) Software Engineering
8 17 (6.34%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (5.97%) Business Analysis
10 15 (5.60%) Mathematics
11 14 (5.22%) Mentoring
12 13 (4.85%) ITIL
12 13 (4.85%) OO
12 13 (4.85%) OOP
13 12 (4.48%) TDD
14 11 (4.10%) SDLC
15 10 (3.73%) Project Management
15 10 (3.73%) Workflow
16 9 (3.36%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (3.36%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 132 (49.25%) C#
2 76 (28.36%) T-SQL
3 64 (23.88%) VB.NET
4 62 (23.13%) JavaScript
5 25 (9.33%) VB
6 16 (5.97%) Java
7 11 (4.10%) C++
8 9 (3.36%) C
9 8 (2.99%) PHP
9 8 (2.99%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.24%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.87%) VBA
12 3 (1.12%) COBOL
13 2 (0.75%) Python
13 2 (0.75%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.75%) XPath
14 1 (0.37%) Erlang
14 1 (0.37%) VB6
14 1 (0.37%) VBScript
14 1 (0.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 31 (11.57%) Degree
2 20 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.24%) ISEB
3 6 (2.24%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.49%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.12%) MCSD
7 1 (0.37%) HND
7 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.99%) QA
1 8 (2.99%) SLA
2 7 (2.61%) Actionable Recommendations
3 5 (1.87%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.10%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.37%) Docker
4 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.37%) vSphere
4 1 (0.37%) XenApp
4 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) SCCM
1 2 (0.75%) WSUS
2 1 (0.37%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 107 (39.93%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.84%) Oracle
3 16 (5.97%) Tableau
4 13 (4.85%) VMware
5 3 (1.12%) Citrix
5 3 (1.12%) Google
6 2 (0.75%) Apple
6 2 (0.75%) Cisco
6 2 (0.75%) Cognos
6 2 (0.75%) IBM
6 2 (0.75%) NetApp
6 2 (0.75%) Talend
6 2 (0.75%) Zend
7 1 (0.37%) Avaya
7 1 (0.37%) Dell
7 1 (0.37%) IFS
7 1 (0.37%) Juniper
7 1 (0.37%) Telerik
7 1 (0.37%) Xamarin
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Modis International
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits inc pension, 25 days hol
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, health insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Staffordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
IDOX plc
Salary: £Competitive with good corporate benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Stoke-on-Trent
Vodafone
Posted: 23 days ago