Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 101 125 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 26.86% 27.17% 23.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.91% 40.58% 40.44%
Number of salaries quoted 86 120 80
Stockport median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £30,125 £22,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £47,250 £55,000 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 Stockport with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stockport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 241 308 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 64.10% 66.96% 58.10%
Number of salaries quoted 196 273 165
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Stockport

SQL
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for SQL in Stockport

SQL
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Stockport over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Stockport

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Stockport region with a requirement for SQL.

1 31 (30.69%) JavaScript
2 30 (29.70%) SQL Server
3 26 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (24.75%) C#
5 24 (23.76%) HTML
6 23 (22.77%) Microsoft
6 23 (22.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (19.80%) CSS
8 18 (17.82%) Finance
8 18 (17.82%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (16.83%) Retail
10 16 (15.84%) BDD
10 16 (15.84%) Windows
11 15 (14.85%) OO
11 15 (14.85%) T-SQL
11 15 (14.85%) .NET
11 15 (14.85%) MySQL
11 15 (14.85%) Replication
11 15 (14.85%) Hyper-V
11 15 (14.85%) TDD
12 14 (13.86%) jQuery
12 14 (13.86%) Scrum
12 14 (13.86%) PHP
13 13 (12.87%) SoapUI
13 13 (12.87%) AngularJS
14 12 (11.88%) Web Application Development
14 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (11.88%) Oracle
14 12 (11.88%) XML
14 12 (11.88%) E-Commerce

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 8 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (7.92%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.94%) IIS
3 4 (3.96%) Apache
3 4 (3.96%) nginx
4 2 (1.98%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.99%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (9.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) Skype
1 8 (7.92%) VLAN
1 8 (7.92%) VPN
2 4 (3.96%) SSL
3 1 (0.99%) Broadband
3 1 (0.99%) DHCP
3 1 (0.99%) DNS
3 1 (0.99%) Firewall
3 1 (0.99%) SAN
3 1 (0.99%) VoIP
3 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (29.70%) SQL Server
2 23 (22.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (14.85%) MySQL
4 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (9.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (7.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (5.94%) NoSQL
9 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.98%) Big Data
11 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.98%) OLTP
11 2 (1.98%) QlikView
11 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.99%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (0.99%) Lumira
12 1 (0.99%) Power BI
12 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (12.87%) SoapUI
2 9 (8.91%) Selenium
3 4 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.97%) JIRA
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.99%) NUnit
General
1 18 (17.82%) Finance
2 17 (16.83%) Retail
3 8 (7.92%) Marketing
4 3 (2.97%) Advertising
4 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Automotive
5 1 (0.99%) Games
5 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (53.47%) Developer
2 13 (12.87%) Analyst
2 13 (12.87%) C# Developer
2 13 (12.87%) SQL Developer
3 10 (9.90%) .NET Developer
3 10 (9.90%) DBA
3 10 (9.90%) SQL DBA
4 8 (7.92%) PHP Developer
5 7 (6.93%) Consultant
5 7 (6.93%) Senior Test Engineer
5 7 (6.93%) Test Engineer
6 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (5.94%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (5.94%) IT Manager
6 6 (5.94%) Technical Support
7 5 (4.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Support Consultant
7 5 (4.95%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (4.95%) Technical Support Consultant
8 4 (3.96%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.76%) HTML
2 20 (19.80%) CSS
3 15 (14.85%) .NET
4 14 (13.86%) jQuery
5 13 (12.87%) AngularJS
6 12 (11.88%) XML
7 11 (10.89%) Ajax
8 8 (7.92%) RESTful
8 8 (7.92%) SOAP
9 6 (5.94%) HTML5
10 4 (3.96%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.96%) CSS3
10 4 (3.96%) J2EE
10 4 (3.96%) LAMP
10 4 (3.96%) LEMP Stack
10 4 (3.96%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (3.96%) Web Services
10 4 (3.96%) YUI
11 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET
11 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) Replication
2 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.93%) Blog
3 6 (5.94%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.95%) User Experience
5 2 (1.98%) Clustering
5 2 (1.98%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.99%) Fintech
6 1 (0.99%) FMCG
6 1 (0.99%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.84%) Windows
2 11 (10.89%) Windows Server
3 10 (9.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (6.93%) Android
4 7 (6.93%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.95%) Linux
6 2 (1.98%) Unix
7 1 (0.99%) HPUX
7 1 (0.99%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.82%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (15.84%) BDD
4 15 (14.85%) OO
4 15 (14.85%) TDD
5 14 (13.86%) Scrum
6 12 (11.88%) E-Commerce
6 12 (11.88%) Web Application Development
7 11 (10.89%) API Testing
7 11 (10.89%) Migration
7 11 (10.89%) MVC
8 10 (9.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (9.90%) ERP
8 10 (9.90%) Test Automation
9 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.92%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.92%) Network Design
9 8 (7.92%) Service Delivery
9 8 (7.92%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (6.93%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.69%) JavaScript
2 25 (24.75%) C#
3 15 (14.85%) T-SQL
4 14 (13.86%) PHP
5 7 (6.93%) C++
6 4 (3.96%) Ruby
7 2 (1.98%) Java
7 2 (1.98%) Perl
7 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.98%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.98%) VBA
7 2 (1.98%) XQuery
8 1 (0.99%) C
8 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.99%) Python
8 1 (0.99%) R
8 1 (0.99%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (1.98%) ISEB
2 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) QA
1 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (14.85%) Hyper-V
2 7 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.94%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.95%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.99%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (9.90%) Failover Clustering
2 8 (7.92%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (22.77%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.88%) Oracle
3 9 (8.91%) Cisco
4 8 (7.92%) Mitel
4 8 (7.92%) Veeam
5 7 (6.93%) VMware
6 5 (4.95%) Cognos
7 4 (3.96%) SAP
7 4 (3.96%) Tableau
8 3 (2.97%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.98%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.99%) Apple
10 1 (0.99%) Capita
10 1 (0.99%) Citrix
10 1 (0.99%) Google
10 1 (0.99%) HP
10 1 (0.99%) IBM