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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 14 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Permanent jobs citing SQL 22 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 19.64% 6.19% 3.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.89% 13.46% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 7
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £42,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +2.77%
Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 52 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 33.93% 46.02% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 37 42 30
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 £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £60,750
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 1 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Gatwick

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 34 (47.22%) Web Services
2 33 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 31 (43.06%) Windows
4 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
5 23 (31.94%) XML
5 23 (31.94%) Finance
5 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (30.56%) SOAP
6 22 (30.56%) .NET
6 22 (30.56%) IBM
7 21 (29.17%) Project Management
7 21 (29.17%) HTML
7 21 (29.17%) Java
7 21 (29.17%) Unit Testing
8 20 (27.78%) MS Office
9 19 (26.39%) DB2
9 19 (26.39%) WebSphere Application Server
9 19 (26.39%) XSL
9 19 (26.39%) XSLT
9 19 (26.39%) JBoss
9 19 (26.39%) IBM Notes
9 19 (26.39%) C#
9 19 (26.39%) J2EE
9 19 (26.39%) JAX-RPC
9 19 (26.39%) ILOG
9 19 (26.39%) Lotus
9 19 (26.39%) Eclipse
9 19 (26.39%) JSF
9 19 (26.39%) WebSphere
9 19 (26.39%) Dojo

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (26.39%) WebSphere Application Server
1 19 (26.39%) IBM Notes
1 19 (26.39%) WebSphere
1 19 (26.39%) WebSphere Process Server
1 19 (26.39%) FileNet
1 19 (26.39%) WebSphere Portal
2 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.56%) IIS
4 2 (2.78%) Apache
5 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (27.78%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) DHCP
1 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) DB2
2 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.33%) QlikView
4 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.78%) MySQL
6 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (26.39%) Eclipse
1 19 (26.39%) Rational Application Developer
2 13 (18.06%) JIRA
3 9 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.17%) MSBuild
5 3 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.17%) Subversion
6 2 (2.78%) Selenium
6 2 (2.78%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 23 (31.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Marketing
2 2 (2.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 49 (68.06%) Developer
2 21 (29.17%) Analyst
3 18 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 15 (20.83%) Business Analyst
5 9 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 9 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Software Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Database Developer
7 6 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 6 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.33%) SQL Database Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Software Programmer
8 4 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Programmer
8 4 (5.56%) Agile C# Developer
8 4 (5.56%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (47.22%) Web Services
2 23 (31.94%) XML
3 22 (30.56%) SOAP
3 22 (30.56%) .NET
4 21 (29.17%) HTML
5 19 (26.39%) XSL
5 19 (26.39%) XSLT
5 19 (26.39%) J2EE
5 19 (26.39%) JAX-RPC
5 19 (26.39%) JSF
5 19 (26.39%) Dojo
5 19 (26.39%) JRules
6 8 (11.11%) jQuery
6 8 (11.11%) CSS
7 7 (9.72%) WCF
7 7 (9.72%) WPF
8 5 (6.94%) .NET Framework
9 4 (5.56%) DOM
9 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
9 4 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.39%) DataPower
2 6 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.06%) Windows
2 6 (8.33%) Linux
3 3 (4.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.17%) Project Management
2 21 (29.17%) Unit Testing
3 15 (20.83%) E-Commerce
4 13 (18.06%) SEO
4 13 (18.06%) Analytics
5 9 (12.50%) OO
6 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.94%) Automated Testing
9 4 (5.56%) Software Architecture
9 4 (5.56%) Reverse Engineering
10 3 (4.17%) TDD
11 2 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (2.78%) Test Scripting
11 2 (2.78%) Software Testing
11 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.78%) OO PHP
11 2 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (2.78%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 21 (29.17%) Java
3 19 (26.39%) C#
4 10 (13.89%) VB
4 10 (13.89%) PHP
5 7 (9.72%) C++
6 6 (8.33%) VB6
7 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.94%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.17%) C++/CLI
9 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.78%) Tcl
9 2 (2.78%) C
10 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) ISEB
2 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) vSphere
2 2 (2.78%) Squid
3 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
2 22 (30.56%) IBM
3 19 (26.39%) JBoss
3 19 (26.39%) ILOG
3 19 (26.39%) Lotus
4 4 (5.56%) HP
5 3 (4.17%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.78%) Google
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle
6 2 (2.78%) Facebook
6 2 (2.78%) Twitter