The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 19 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 18.10% 12.62% 16.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 67.86% 28.89% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 21
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,300 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
SQL
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
28 45 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 26.67% 43.69% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 41
Average salary £35,000 £48,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.83% +21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £36,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 18 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Gatwick

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 20 (44.44%) HTML
2 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
5 15 (33.33%) .NET
6 14 (31.11%) Windows
7 13 (28.89%) Web Services
8 11 (24.44%) XML
8 11 (24.44%) Java
9 10 (22.22%) CSS
10 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 9 (20.00%) C#
10 9 (20.00%) JIRA
10 9 (20.00%) User Experience
11 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
11 8 (17.78%) JSF
11 8 (17.78%) J2EE
11 8 (17.78%) XSLT
11 8 (17.78%) Linux
11 8 (17.78%) Eclipse
12 7 (15.56%) XHTML
12 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
12 7 (15.56%) SEO
12 7 (15.56%) MS Office
12 7 (15.56%) PHP
12 7 (15.56%) Automated Testing
12 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (15.56%) Finance
12 7 (15.56%) Analytics
13 6 (13.33%) Rational Application Developer

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 6 (13.33%) WebSphere Process Server
1 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
1 6 (13.33%) WebSphere Portal
1 6 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (13.33%) IBM Notes
1 6 (13.33%) FileNet
1 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) Apache
2 4 (8.89%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) DHCP
1 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.33%) QlikView
3 6 (13.33%) DB2
4 3 (6.67%) MySQL
5 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) JIRA
2 8 (17.78%) Eclipse
3 6 (13.33%) Rational Application Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.44%) Subversion
4 2 (4.44%) Selenium
4 2 (4.44%) PHPUnit
4 2 (4.44%) Ant
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 31 (68.89%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Database Developer
4 6 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 6 (13.33%) SQL Database Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Test Leader
8 2 (4.44%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Graduate
9 1 (2.22%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) HTML
2 15 (33.33%) .NET
3 13 (28.89%) Web Services
4 11 (24.44%) XML
5 10 (22.22%) CSS
6 8 (17.78%) JSF
6 8 (17.78%) J2EE
6 8 (17.78%) XSLT
7 7 (15.56%) XHTML
8 6 (13.33%) JRules
8 6 (13.33%) Dojo
8 6 (13.33%) jQuery
8 6 (13.33%) SOAP
8 6 (13.33%) XSL
8 6 (13.33%) JAX-RPC
9 4 (8.89%) Ember.js
9 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.89%) Backbone.js
9 4 (8.89%) WCF
9 4 (8.89%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) User Experience
2 6 (13.33%) DataPower
3 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
3 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
3 7 (15.56%) SEO
3 7 (15.56%) Automated Testing
3 7 (15.56%) Analytics
4 6 (13.33%) Project Management
4 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 5 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 5 (11.11%) Line Management
6 3 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.44%) OO PHP
7 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.44%) Manual Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
2 11 (24.44%) Java
3 9 (20.00%) C#
4 7 (15.56%) PHP
5 4 (8.89%) C++
6 3 (6.67%) VB
6 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.67%) VB6
7 2 (4.44%) HQL
7 2 (4.44%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.44%) Tcl
7 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.44%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) vSphere
2 2 (4.44%) Squid
3 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) JBoss
2 6 (13.33%) IBM
2 6 (13.33%) ILOG
2 6 (13.33%) Lotus
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) hybris
4 2 (4.44%) Facebook
4 2 (4.44%) Twitter
4 2 (4.44%) Endeca
4 2 (4.44%) Google
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