The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Gatwick region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 14 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Permanent jobs citing SQL 21 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 19.44% 7.34% 3.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.85% 16.00% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 8
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 50 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 36.11% 45.87% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 38 40 35
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
West Sussex

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

SQL
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

SQL Salary Trend in Gatwick

SQL
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Gatwick

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 35 (47.30%) Web Services
2 32 (43.24%) JavaScript
3 31 (41.89%) Windows
4 26 (35.14%) Microsoft
5 23 (31.08%) Finance
5 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (29.73%) SOAP
6 22 (29.73%) XML
6 22 (29.73%) IBM
6 22 (29.73%) Project Management
7 21 (28.38%) Java
7 21 (28.38%) .NET
7 21 (28.38%) MS Office
7 21 (28.38%) Unit Testing
8 20 (27.03%) HTML
9 19 (25.68%) J2EE
9 19 (25.68%) DB2
9 19 (25.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 19 (25.68%) XSL
9 19 (25.68%) XSLT
9 19 (25.68%) JBoss
9 19 (25.68%) IBM Notes
9 19 (25.68%) E-Commerce
9 19 (25.68%) Eclipse
9 19 (25.68%) JAX-RPC
9 19 (25.68%) ILOG
9 19 (25.68%) Lotus
9 19 (25.68%) FileNet
9 19 (25.68%) WebSphere Process Server
9 19 (25.68%) JRules

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (25.68%) WebSphere Application Server
1 19 (25.68%) IBM Notes
1 19 (25.68%) FileNet
1 19 (25.68%) WebSphere Process Server
1 19 (25.68%) WebSphere
1 19 (25.68%) WebSphere Portal
2 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.41%) IIS
4 2 (2.70%) Apache
4 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (28.38%) MS Office
2 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) DHCP
1 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (1.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.68%) DB2
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.76%) QlikView
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.70%) MySQL
6 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (25.68%) Eclipse
1 19 (25.68%) Rational Application Developer
2 13 (17.57%) JIRA
3 8 (10.81%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.05%) Subversion
4 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.05%) MSBuild
4 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.05%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (2.70%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.70%) Selenium
6 1 (1.35%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 23 (31.08%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 47 (63.51%) Developer
2 25 (33.78%) Analyst
3 19 (25.68%) Business Analyst
4 18 (24.32%) Senior Developer
5 9 (12.16%) Senior Applications Developer
5 9 (12.16%) Applications Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.11%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.76%) SQL Database Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Database Developer
8 5 (6.76%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Programmer
9 4 (5.41%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Software Programmer
9 4 (5.41%) Developer Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Agile C# Developer
9 4 (5.41%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (47.30%) Web Services
2 22 (29.73%) XML
2 22 (29.73%) SOAP
3 21 (28.38%) .NET
4 20 (27.03%) HTML
5 19 (25.68%) J2EE
5 19 (25.68%) XSL
5 19 (25.68%) XSLT
5 19 (25.68%) JAX-RPC
5 19 (25.68%) JRules
5 19 (25.68%) JSF
5 19 (25.68%) Dojo
6 8 (10.81%) CSS
6 8 (10.81%) jQuery
7 7 (9.46%) WCF
7 7 (9.46%) WPF
8 5 (6.76%) .NET Framework
9 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
9 4 (5.41%) DOM
9 4 (5.41%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.68%) DataPower
2 7 (9.46%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.11%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (41.89%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Linux
3 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (29.73%) Project Management
3 21 (28.38%) Unit Testing
4 19 (25.68%) E-Commerce
5 17 (22.97%) SEO
5 17 (22.97%) Analytics
6 9 (12.16%) OO
7 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.41%) Automated Testing
9 4 (5.41%) Reverse Engineering
9 4 (5.41%) Software Architecture
9 4 (5.41%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.05%) TDD
10 3 (4.05%) Mobile Commerce
11 2 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.70%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (2.70%) Test Automation
11 2 (2.70%) OO PHP
12 1 (1.35%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.24%) JavaScript
2 21 (28.38%) Java
3 18 (24.32%) C#
4 10 (13.51%) VB
5 9 (12.16%) PHP
6 7 (9.46%) C++
7 6 (8.11%) VB6
8 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.05%) C++/CLI
10 2 (2.70%) Tcl
10 2 (2.70%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.70%) C
11 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) ISEB
2 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) vSphere
2 2 (2.70%) Squid
3 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.70%) Nagios
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 26 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 22 (29.73%) IBM
3 19 (25.68%) JBoss
3 19 (25.68%) ILOG
3 19 (25.68%) Lotus
4 4 (5.41%) HP
5 3 (4.05%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.70%) Facebook
6 2 (2.70%) Twitter
6 2 (2.70%) Google
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco
7 1 (1.35%) VMware
7 1 (1.35%) Mitel
7 1 (1.35%) Citrix