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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 21 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 19.27% 26.60% 19.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 84.00% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 28
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 £29,000 £27,300 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
25 50 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 22.94% 53.19% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 25 46 61
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,025 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £55,500
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 30 October 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Gatwick

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) .NET
3 13 (30.23%) HTML
3 13 (30.23%) JIRA
4 10 (23.26%) Software Testing
4 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.26%) XML
5 9 (20.93%) Front Office
5 9 (20.93%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
6 8 (18.60%) Windows
6 8 (18.60%) Linux
6 8 (18.60%) CSS
6 8 (18.60%) XHTML
6 8 (18.60%) Java
6 8 (18.60%) C#
7 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
7 7 (16.28%) Automated Testing
7 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (13.95%) QlikView
8 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (13.95%) PHP
8 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
8 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
8 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (13.95%) SEO
9 5 (11.63%) Oracle

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (13.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.63%) IIS
3 3 (6.98%) Apache
3 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.98%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.95%) QlikView
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) JIRA
2 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.98%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.98%) Ant
4 3 (6.98%) Subversion
5 2 (4.65%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.65%) Selenium
6 1 (2.33%) WebLOAD
6 1 (2.33%) JUnit
6 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.33%) Rational Robot
6 1 (2.33%) JMeter
6 1 (2.33%) NUnit
6 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.33%) Calabash
6 1 (2.33%) LoadUI
6 1 (2.33%) Appium
General
1 9 (20.93%) Front Office
2 1 (2.33%) Back Office
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Business Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Database Developer
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Developer
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Database Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Lead Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Test Leader
4 5 (11.63%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.98%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Server Support
6 2 (4.65%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.65%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) .NET
2 13 (30.23%) HTML
3 10 (23.26%) XML
4 8 (18.60%) CSS
4 8 (18.60%) XHTML
5 5 (11.63%) WCF
5 5 (11.63%) jQuery
5 5 (11.63%) DOM
5 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.63%) Backbone.js
5 5 (11.63%) Ember.js
5 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (6.98%) J2EE
6 3 (6.98%) XSLT
6 3 (6.98%) JSP
6 3 (6.98%) Web Services
6 3 (6.98%) Google Maps API
6 3 (6.98%) HTML5
6 3 (6.98%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) User Experience
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.26%) Software Testing
3 9 (20.93%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
4 7 (16.28%) Automated Testing
5 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (13.95%) SEO
6 5 (11.63%) SOA
6 5 (11.63%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (11.63%) TOGAF
6 5 (11.63%) Analytics
7 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.98%) Manual Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Integration Testing
9 2 (4.65%) CRM
9 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.65%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
2 8 (18.60%) C#
2 8 (18.60%) Java
3 6 (13.95%) PHP
4 3 (6.98%) C
4 3 (6.98%) HQL
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) C++
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Tcl
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) CSQA
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) vSphere
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Endeca
2 3 (6.98%) Google
2 3 (6.98%) hybris
2 3 (6.98%) Facebook
2 3 (6.98%) Twitter
3 2 (4.65%) Apple
Gatwick, West Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago