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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 4 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 46 82 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 30.67% 41.62% 43.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.94% 57.75% 68.33%
Number of salaries quoted 40 77 79
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £45,000
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 94 142 120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 62.67% 72.08% 63.83%
Number of salaries quoted 77 129 113
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 79 (61.24%) .NET
1 79 (61.24%) SQL Server
2 73 (56.59%) C#
3 49 (37.98%) Microsoft
4 46 (35.66%) MVC
5 44 (34.11%) T-SQL
6 40 (31.01%) ASP.NET
7 36 (27.91%) XML
8 35 (27.13%) CSS
9 34 (26.36%) HTML
10 32 (24.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (23.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 29 (22.48%) JavaScript
13 28 (21.71%) VB.NET
14 27 (20.93%) OO
14 27 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (20.93%) jQuery
14 27 (20.93%) HTML5
15 25 (19.38%) MS Excel
16 24 (18.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 24 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
17 21 (16.28%) WPF
17 21 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 20 (15.50%) PowerShell
18 20 (15.50%) OOP
19 19 (14.73%) WCF
19 19 (14.73%) Degree
19 19 (14.73%) Performance Tuning
20 18 (13.95%) Web Development
20 18 (13.95%) Windows

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 9 (6.98%) IIS
2 1 (0.78%) SAS
2 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (19.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (3.10%) NetSuite
2 3 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) Intacct
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) DHCP
1 1 (0.78%) DNS
1 1 (0.78%) Firewall
1 1 (0.78%) Intranet
1 1 (0.78%) iSCSI
1 1 (0.78%) LAN
1 1 (0.78%) SAN
1 1 (0.78%) VLAN
1 1 (0.78%) VPN
1 1 (0.78%) WAN
1 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (61.24%) SQL Server
2 30 (23.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (18.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (6.20%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.43%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.43%) Riak
5 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.88%) Power BI
7 4 (3.10%) Neo4j
7 4 (3.10%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.10%) SQL CLR
8 3 (2.33%) MySQL
8 3 (2.33%) OLTP
9 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.78%) DB2
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (13.95%) Subversion
2 12 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.30%) Jenkins
2 12 (9.30%) TeamCity
3 11 (8.53%) Selenium
4 7 (5.43%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.65%) Eclipse
5 6 (4.65%) JIRA
6 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (3.88%) Finance
2 4 (3.10%) Marketing
3 2 (1.55%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (54.26%) Developer
2 20 (15.50%) Software Developer
3 18 (13.95%) DBA
4 17 (13.18%) SQL DBA
5 16 (12.40%) .NET Developer
5 16 (12.40%) C# Developer
6 14 (10.85%) Senior Developer
6 14 (10.85%) SQL Developer
6 14 (10.85%) Web Developer
7 10 (7.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.98%) Administrator
9 7 (5.43%) .NET Software Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) SQL Server DBA
10 6 (4.65%) .NET Architect
10 6 (4.65%) Architect
10 6 (4.65%) Consultant
10 6 (4.65%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (3.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (61.24%) .NET
2 40 (31.01%) ASP.NET
3 36 (27.91%) XML
4 35 (27.13%) CSS
5 34 (26.36%) HTML
6 32 (24.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (20.93%) HTML5
7 27 (20.93%) jQuery
8 21 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 21 (16.28%) WPF
9 19 (14.73%) WCF
10 17 (13.18%) .NET Framework
11 13 (10.08%) WinForms
12 11 (8.53%) AngularJS
12 11 (8.53%) React
12 11 (8.53%) Web Services
13 10 (7.75%) EDI
14 8 (6.20%) Ajax
15 7 (5.43%) SOAP
15 7 (5.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.40%) Computer Science
1 16 (12.40%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.43%) N-Tier
4 6 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.88%) Blog
5 5 (3.88%) User Experience
6 4 (3.10%) iPad
6 4 (3.10%) iPhone
6 4 (3.10%) IVR
7 3 (2.33%) Online Gambling
8 2 (1.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.95%) Windows
2 10 (7.75%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.43%) Android
3 7 (5.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.66%) MVC
2 27 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (20.93%) OO
3 20 (15.50%) OOP
4 19 (14.73%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (13.95%) SOA
5 18 (13.95%) Web Development
6 17 (13.18%) Software Engineering
7 16 (12.40%) Mentoring
8 15 (11.63%) Logistics
9 12 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (9.30%) Scrum
9 12 (9.30%) SOLID
10 8 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.43%) Functional Programming
11 7 (5.43%) Refactoring
11 7 (5.43%) Software Testing
12 6 (4.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (56.59%) C#
2 44 (34.11%) T-SQL
3 29 (22.48%) JavaScript
4 28 (21.71%) VB.NET
5 20 (15.50%) PowerShell
6 10 (7.75%) Java
7 9 (6.98%) VB
8 6 (4.65%) C++
9 5 (3.88%) PHP
10 4 (3.10%) Erlang
10 4 (3.10%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.33%) VB6
12 2 (1.55%) VBA
13 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (14.73%) Degree
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) HND
4 1 (0.78%) ISEB
4 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.10%) Docker
3 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 49 (37.98%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.98%) Oracle
3 6 (4.65%) Telerik
4 5 (3.88%) VMware
5 4 (3.10%) JD Edwards
6 3 (2.33%) Epicor
6 3 (2.33%) IFS
6 3 (2.33%) QAD
6 3 (2.33%) Sage
6 3 (2.33%) SAP
6 3 (2.33%) SYSPRO
7 2 (1.55%) Twitter
8 1 (0.78%) IBM
8 1 (0.78%) Juniper
8 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.78%) Zend
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