Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 104 242 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 26.40% 44.32% 43.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.51% 59.31% 63.60%
Number of salaries quoted 100 218 175
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,750 £50,750
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,375
% change year-on-year - +0.33% +6.79%

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 239 408 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 60.66% 74.73% 68.52%
Number of salaries quoted 213 368 254
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.68% +7.58%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,525 £22,000
90th Percentile £54,950 £57,500 £53,750
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 62 (59.62%) SQL Server
2 40 (38.46%) .NET
3 39 (37.50%) C#
4 38 (36.54%) T-SQL
5 30 (28.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (25.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (21.15%) Microsoft
10 21 (20.19%) Software Engineering
10 21 (20.19%) Degree
11 17 (16.35%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (16.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (16.35%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (15.38%) Windows
13 14 (13.46%) C++
14 13 (12.50%) ASP.NET
14 13 (12.50%) Database Security
14 13 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (12.50%) SDLC
15 12 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (11.54%) VB.NET
15 12 (11.54%) Replication
16 11 (10.58%) JavaScript
16 11 (10.58%) SQL Server 2016
17 10 (9.62%) HTML
17 10 (9.62%) CSS
17 10 (9.62%) Migration
17 10 (9.62%) Statistics
18 9 (8.65%) Mathematics

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 2 (1.92%) IIS
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.88%) SaaS
3 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.96%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) SMS
2 2 (1.92%) SAN
3 1 (0.96%) Internet
3 1 (0.96%) VoIP
3 1 (0.96%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (59.62%) SQL Server
2 30 (28.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (25.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (16.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (10.58%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (6.73%) Power BI
8 7 (6.73%) Relational Database
9 6 (5.77%) MySQL
9 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (2.88%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.88%) MariaDB
11 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
11 3 (2.88%) Riak
12 2 (1.92%) OLTP
12 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.88%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.92%) Subversion
4 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (3.85%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) Games
2 3 (2.88%) Retail
3 2 (1.92%) Electronics
3 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.96%) Back Office
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (39.42%) Developer
2 25 (24.04%) SQL Developer
3 21 (20.19%) DBA
4 18 (17.31%) Software Engineer
4 18 (17.31%) SQL DBA
5 13 (12.50%) Graduate
6 9 (8.65%) Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 8 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Junior
8 7 (6.73%) C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (5.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Administrator
10 5 (4.81%) Junior Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.81%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (4.81%) SSIS Developer
11 4 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (38.46%) .NET
2 13 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 10 (9.62%) CSS
3 10 (9.62%) HTML
4 8 (7.69%) WPF
5 5 (4.81%) .NET Framework
5 5 (4.81%) jQuery
6 4 (3.85%) HTML5
6 4 (3.85%) WinForms
6 4 (3.85%) XML
7 3 (2.88%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.88%) Entity Framework
7 3 (2.88%) Laravel
7 3 (2.88%) React
7 3 (2.88%) Symfony
7 3 (2.88%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 3 (2.88%) WCF
8 2 (1.92%) Ajax
8 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.92%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.54%) Replication
3 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.88%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.92%) Clustering
6 2 (1.92%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.92%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.92%) iPad
6 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.96%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (4.81%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.92%) Android
3 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.96%) Linux
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.19%) Software Engineering
3 17 (16.35%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (16.35%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (12.50%) Database Security
4 13 (12.50%) SDLC
5 10 (9.62%) Migration
5 10 (9.62%) Statistics
6 9 (8.65%) Mathematics
6 9 (8.65%) Physics
6 9 (8.65%) Test Automation
7 8 (7.69%) MVC
7 8 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (6.73%) Software Testing
9 6 (5.77%) OOP
9 6 (5.77%) Web Development
10 5 (4.81%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.81%) OO
10 5 (4.81%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (4.81%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (37.50%) C#
2 38 (36.54%) T-SQL
3 14 (13.46%) C++
4 12 (11.54%) VB.NET
5 11 (10.58%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.88%) C
6 3 (2.88%) PHP
6 3 (2.88%) VB
7 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.92%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.92%) XPath
8 1 (0.96%) Java
8 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.96%) Python
8 1 (0.96%) R
8 1 (0.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (20.19%) Degree
2 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.92%) ISEB
4 2 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.92%) MCSD
5 1 (0.96%) CCNA
5 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.96%) CITP
5 1 (0.96%) MCSE
5 1 (0.96%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (6.73%) QA
2 3 (2.88%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) Hyper-V
1 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Nessus
1 1 (0.96%) Nmap
1 1 (0.96%) SCOM
1 1 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.88%) IDERA
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle
2 3 (2.88%) VMware
2 3 (2.88%) Zend
3 2 (1.92%) Apple
3 2 (1.92%) Telerik
4 1 (0.96%) Cisco
4 1 (0.96%) Google
4 1 (0.96%) IBM
4 1 (0.96%) IFS
4 1 (0.96%) NetApp
4 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.96%) Tableau