The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 20.69% 26.67% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Median salary £60,000 £53,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 41.38% 53.33% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 0
Median salary £60,000 £48,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

The demand trend of job ads across the Home Counties region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

SQL
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

SQL Salary Trend in the Home Counties

SQL
Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Home Counties region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Home Counties region with a requirement for SQL.

1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) CMS
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Product Management
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Release Management
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Alfresco
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) Alfresco
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Grunt
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Java Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Java Solutions Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) SignalR
3 1 (14.29%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Issue Tracking
1 4 (57.14%) Product Management
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) SEO
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix