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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East / Home Counties
Rank 9 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 7.14% 9.68% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 42.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
16 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 57.14% 22.58% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 10
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 7 (87.50%) CMS
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (50.00%) Alfresco
2 4 (50.00%) Product Management
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) Release Management
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) SEO
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) Load Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Web Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Umbraco
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) WebSockets
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (37.50%) Sass

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 7 (87.50%) CMS
2 4 (50.00%) Alfresco
3 3 (37.50%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Grunt
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Java Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Java Solutions Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Angular Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Web Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Sass
2 3 (37.50%) SignalR
2 3 (37.50%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 4 (50.00%) Product Management
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Release Management
2 3 (37.50%) Load Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) SEO
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) Web Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) Data Quality