Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 15 14
Rank change year-on-year +12 -1 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL 38 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 25.85% 17.76% 19.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 63.33% 26.03% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 22
Wigan median annual salary £40,000 £24,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -28.89% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,250 £20,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £41,875 £43,625
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 Wigan with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 60 73 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 40.82% 68.22% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 58 61 65
Wigan median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £25,250 £21,500 £23,200
90th Percentile £50,000 £56,250 £43,750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% +6.25%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Wigan

SQL
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for SQL in Wigan

SQL
Salary Histogram in Wigan

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Wigan over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL in Wigan

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Wigan region with a requirement for SQL.

1 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 24 (63.16%) T-SQL
3 23 (60.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (47.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (36.84%) Statistics
7 12 (31.58%) .NET
8 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (23.68%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (23.68%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (23.68%) Oracle
9 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database
10 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (15.79%) Windows
11 6 (15.79%) Solaris
11 6 (15.79%) Regression Testing
11 6 (15.79%) Software Testing
11 6 (15.79%) SDLC
11 6 (15.79%) Defect Management
11 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
11 6 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (15.79%) Web Testing
11 6 (15.79%) Test Management
11 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 23 (60.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (47.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database
4 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (23.68%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (5.26%) Power BI
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.63%) QlikView
8 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 20 (52.63%) SQL Developer
3 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) SSIS Developer
6 4 (10.53%) T-SQL Developer
7 3 (7.89%) DBA
7 3 (7.89%) Lead Test Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (7.89%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
3 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.63%) REST
4 1 (2.63%) Spring
4 1 (2.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.63%) Fintech
2 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Solaris
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (36.84%) Statistics
3 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.79%) Defect Management
4 6 (15.79%) Regression Testing
4 6 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (15.79%) SDLC
4 6 (15.79%) Software Testing
4 6 (15.79%) Test Management
4 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
4 6 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (15.79%) Web Testing
5 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.89%) ETL
6 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Decision-Making
6 2 (5.26%) MVC
6 2 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (5.26%) Time Management
6 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) T-SQL
2 4 (10.53%) Java
3 3 (7.89%) C#
3 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) VBA
4 1 (2.63%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) MCTS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) VMware