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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank - 8 1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 0 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties - 7.58% 41.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 22.73% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 18
Average salary - £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
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
0 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties - 33.33% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 27
Average salary - £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Home Counties region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) SSADM
1 1 (25.00%) RUP
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) OOD
1 1 (25.00%) OS/400
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) AS400
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) iSeries
1 1 (25.00%) LPAR
1 1 (25.00%) Market Research

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Programmer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
1 1 (25.00%) AS400 Support
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
1 1 (25.00%) Data Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) AS400
1 1 (25.00%) iSeries
1 1 (25.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) SSADM
1 1 (25.00%) RUP
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) OOD
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Market Research
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript