The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 50 136 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 27.62% 44.74% 36.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.74% 64.76% 58.54%
Number of salaries quoted 46 129 62
Median salary £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,082 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £64,050
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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 117 210 123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 64.64% 69.08% 61.50%
Number of salaries quoted 103 195 107
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

SQL
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for SQL in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Stoke-on-Trent over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SQL.

1 56 (56.57%) .NET
2 48 (48.48%) C#
3 46 (46.46%) SQL Server
4 30 (30.30%) VB.NET
5 28 (28.28%) Windows
5 28 (28.28%) Microsoft
6 26 (26.26%) T-SQL
6 26 (26.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (23.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (20.20%) ASP.NET
9 19 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (18.18%) WPF
11 17 (17.17%) MVC
12 16 (16.16%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (14.14%) Degree
14 13 (13.13%) WinForms
14 13 (13.13%) Data Management
14 13 (13.13%) JavaScript
14 13 (13.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (12.12%) Oracle
15 12 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
15 12 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (11.11%) Software Engineering
16 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
16 11 (11.11%) OOP
16 11 (11.11%) VB
16 11 (11.11%) Web Development
16 11 (11.11%) .NET Framework
17 10 (10.10%) jQuery

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 5 (5.05%) IIS
2 1 (1.01%) SAS
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) DHCP
1 1 (1.01%) DNS
1 1 (1.01%) Firewall
1 1 (1.01%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.01%) LAN
1 1 (1.01%) SAN
1 1 (1.01%) VLAN
1 1 (1.01%) VPN
1 1 (1.01%) WAN
1 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (46.46%) SQL Server
2 26 (26.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (23.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (13.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (10.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (8.08%) Power BI
6 8 (8.08%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.05%) NoSQL
7 5 (5.05%) Riak
7 5 (5.05%) SQL CLR
8 3 (3.03%) OLTP
8 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.02%) Neo4j
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.02%) JIRA
3 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (2.02%) Finance
2 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (47.47%) Developer
2 16 (16.16%) SQL Developer
3 14 (14.14%) DBA
3 14 (14.14%) SQL DBA
4 13 (13.13%) C# Developer
5 11 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 9 (9.09%) Analyst
6 9 (9.09%) Graduate
6 9 (9.09%) IT Support
7 7 (7.07%) Coordinator
7 7 (7.07%) Data Coordinator
7 7 (7.07%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (6.06%) Junior
8 6 (6.06%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.05%) IT Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (56.57%) .NET
2 20 (20.20%) ASP.NET
3 18 (18.18%) WPF
4 13 (13.13%) WinForms
5 11 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 10 (10.10%) jQuery
7 8 (8.08%) CSS
7 8 (8.08%) HTML
7 8 (8.08%) Web Services
7 8 (8.08%) XML
8 7 (7.07%) Entity Framework
9 6 (6.06%) HTML5
10 5 (5.05%) CGI
10 5 (5.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (5.05%) WCF
11 4 (4.04%) Ajax
11 4 (4.04%) XHTML
12 2 (2.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.10%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.05%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.04%) Blog
6 3 (3.03%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.03%) Replication
6 3 (3.03%) User Experience
7 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.02%) Online Gambling
8 1 (1.01%) Clustering
8 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.28%) Windows
2 7 (7.07%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.01%) Android
3 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.17%) MVC
2 16 (16.16%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (13.13%) Data Management
4 12 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (11.11%) OOP
5 11 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 11 (11.11%) Web Development
6 9 (9.09%) OO
7 7 (7.07%) CRM
7 7 (7.07%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.05%) Coaching
8 5 (5.05%) Escalation Management
8 5 (5.05%) Functional Programming
8 5 (5.05%) SOA
8 5 (5.05%) SQL Optimisation
8 5 (5.05%) Test Automation
9 4 (4.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.04%) Statistics
10 3 (3.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (48.48%) C#
2 30 (30.30%) VB.NET
3 26 (26.26%) T-SQL
4 13 (13.13%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.11%) VB
6 10 (10.10%) Java
7 9 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 8 (8.08%) C++
9 5 (5.05%) PHP
9 5 (5.05%) VBA
10 2 (2.02%) C
10 2 (2.02%) Erlang
10 2 (2.02%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.02%) VB6
10 2 (2.02%) XPath
11 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.14%) Degree
2 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.02%) MCSD
4 1 (1.01%) HND
4 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (2.02%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.02%) Docker
3 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (28.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.12%) Oracle
3 3 (3.03%) VMware
4 2 (2.02%) Apple
5 1 (1.01%) IFS
5 1 (1.01%) Juniper
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Accreditations, bonus, gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £28k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago