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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 56 7 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 52.34% 7.37% 15.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 80.00% 15.22% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 54 7 24
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
70 46 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 65.42% 48.42% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 67 44 64
Average salary £47,000 £52,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.61% +40.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Gatwick

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 51 (49.51%) Web Services
2 44 (42.72%) E-Commerce
3 39 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (35.92%) SOAP
4 37 (35.92%) Windows
5 36 (34.95%) XML
6 35 (33.98%) Microsoft
7 30 (29.13%) Project Management
7 30 (29.13%) C#
7 30 (29.13%) SEO
7 30 (29.13%) Analytics
8 29 (28.16%) IBM
9 28 (27.18%) JavaScript
10 27 (26.21%) Java
11 23 (22.33%) .NET
11 23 (22.33%) Finance
12 22 (21.36%) J2EE
12 22 (21.36%) Eclipse
13 21 (20.39%) OO
13 21 (20.39%) Unit Testing
14 20 (19.42%) JIRA
14 20 (19.42%) XSLT
14 20 (19.42%) MS Office
15 19 (18.45%) WebSphere Application Server
15 19 (18.45%) XSL
15 19 (18.45%) JBoss
15 19 (18.45%) IBM Notes
15 19 (18.45%) DB2
15 19 (18.45%) PHP
15 19 (18.45%) JAX-RPC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (18.45%) WebSphere Application Server
1 19 (18.45%) IBM Notes
1 19 (18.45%) FileNet
1 19 (18.45%) WebSphere Process Server
1 19 (18.45%) WebSphere
1 19 (18.45%) WebSphere Portal
2 6 (5.83%) Apache
3 3 (2.91%) IIS
4 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.97%) nginx
4 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (19.42%) MS Office
2 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Magento
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Basecamp
1 3 (2.91%) Trello
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.85%) DNS
2 3 (2.91%) LDAP
3 2 (1.94%) DHCP
4 1 (0.97%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.45%) DB2
2 14 (13.59%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.74%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.85%) MySQL
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.97%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (21.36%) Eclipse
2 20 (19.42%) JIRA
3 19 (18.45%) Rational Application Developer
4 10 (9.71%) Rational DOORS
4 10 (9.71%) MSBuild
4 10 (9.71%) Jenkins
4 10 (9.71%) Visual Studio
4 10 (9.71%) Subversion
5 5 (4.85%) JUnit
6 3 (2.91%) Aptana Studio
6 3 (2.91%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.91%) QUnit
6 3 (2.91%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.91%) WebStorm
6 3 (2.91%) Sublime Text
7 2 (1.94%) Selenium
7 2 (1.94%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.97%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (22.33%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Marketing
3 2 (1.94%) Advertising
4 1 (0.97%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (44.66%) Developer
2 43 (41.75%) Analyst
3 37 (35.92%) Business Analyst
4 18 (17.48%) Senior Developer
5 14 (13.59%) Software Engineer
6 11 (10.68%) C# Software Engineer
7 9 (8.74%) Senior Applications Developer
7 9 (8.74%) Applications Developer
8 8 (7.77%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (7.77%) Technical Business Analyst
9 7 (6.80%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Graduate
10 6 (5.83%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (4.85%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.85%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
11 5 (4.85%) Graduate Java Developer
12 4 (3.88%) Software Programmer
12 4 (3.88%) C# Programmer
12 4 (3.88%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (49.51%) Web Services
2 37 (35.92%) SOAP
3 36 (34.95%) XML
4 23 (22.33%) .NET
5 22 (21.36%) J2EE
6 20 (19.42%) XSLT
7 19 (18.45%) XSL
7 19 (18.45%) JAX-RPC
7 19 (18.45%) JRules
7 19 (18.45%) JSF
7 19 (18.45%) Dojo
8 17 (16.50%) WPF
9 16 (15.53%) HTML
10 13 (12.62%) .NET Framework
10 13 (12.62%) WCF
10 13 (12.62%) REST
11 7 (6.80%) CSS
12 5 (4.85%) Spring
12 5 (4.85%) Spring Integration
12 5 (4.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) DataPower
2 7 (6.80%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.83%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.85%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.94%) Copywriting
5 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (35.92%) Windows
2 10 (9.71%) Windows XP
3 6 (5.83%) UNIX
3 6 (5.83%) Linux
4 3 (2.91%) Solaris
5 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (42.72%) E-Commerce
2 39 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (29.13%) Project Management
3 30 (29.13%) SEO
3 30 (29.13%) Analytics
4 21 (20.39%) OO
4 21 (20.39%) Unit Testing
5 14 (13.59%) Software Engineering
6 13 (12.62%) TDD
7 9 (8.74%) Mobile Commerce
8 8 (7.77%) Web Development
8 8 (7.77%) MVC
9 7 (6.80%) CRM
9 7 (6.80%) Waterfall
10 4 (3.88%) Software Architecture
10 4 (3.88%) Reverse Engineering
11 3 (2.91%) Pair Programming
11 3 (2.91%) Automated Testing
11 3 (2.91%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (1.94%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 30 (29.13%) C#
2 28 (27.18%) JavaScript
3 27 (26.21%) Java
4 19 (18.45%) PHP
5 17 (16.50%) VB
6 16 (15.53%) T-SQL
6 16 (15.53%) C++
7 13 (12.62%) C++/CLI
8 6 (5.83%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.83%) VB6
9 5 (4.85%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.94%) Tcl
11 2 (1.94%) C
12 1 (0.97%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.97%) VBScript
12 1 (0.97%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (6.80%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.97%) ISEB
2 1 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Squid
2 1 (0.97%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (10.68%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.91%) Puppet
2 3 (2.91%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.94%) Nagios
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 35 (33.98%) Microsoft
2 29 (28.16%) IBM
3 19 (18.45%) JBoss
3 19 (18.45%) ILOG
3 19 (18.45%) Lotus
4 11 (10.68%) HP
5 10 (9.71%) Atlassian
6 9 (8.74%) Oracle
7 2 (1.94%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.94%) SAP
8 1 (0.97%) VMware
8 1 (0.97%) Mitel
8 1 (0.97%) Cisco
8 1 (0.97%) Citrix
8 1 (0.97%) Zend