The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / London
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 6487 8577 8741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.47% 20.85% 21.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.53% 38.54% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5583 7479 7601
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18260 22257 21043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.81% 54.10% 50.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15855 19525 18120
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in London

SQL
Salary Trend in London

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

SQL Salary Trend in London

SQL
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in London

SQL
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 1162 £55,500 +0.90% 227
Canary Wharf +11 45 £61,250 -15.51%
Kingston Upon Thames +5 41 £47,500 +23.54% 15
Croydon -3 37 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Uxbridge +3 31 £45,000 - 4
Bromley +5 23 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Brentford +2 23 £41,250 +10.00% 2
Hammersmith +3 18 £55,000 +10.00%
Twickenham -1 17 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Hounslow +1 14 £48,750 +2.63% 2
Mayfair +1 11 £70,000 -
Beckenham 0 11 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Chiswick -17 10 £65,000 +18.18%
New Malden +4 7 £32,500 -43.47% 2
Wimbledon -9 7 £56,250 +25.00% 4
Surbiton +8 6 £40,000 -27.27%
Harrow +2 6 £48,000 -1.53% 1
Docklands, London -1 6 £47,500 - 1
Westminster -2 5 £47,500 - 1
Ilford - 5 £60,000 -
Chessington +6 4 £38,750 -20.51%
Enfield +5 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Teddington +1 4 £39,000 -2.50% 2
Isleworth - 3 £55,000 - 1
Ealing +13 2 £55,500 -17.77%
Romford +3 2 £40,000 -13.97%
Barnet +1 2 £44,541 +72.97% 1
Hackney - 2 £30,000 - 2
Edgware +2 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Feltham +2 1 - -
Wembley -5 1 - - 1
Lewisham -7 1 £36,000 -22.58%
Pinner - 1 - -
Upminster - 1 £24,500 -
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 London region with a requirement for SQL.

1 4946 (36.81%) Finance
2 4555 (33.90%) SQL Server
3 4151 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
4 3573 (26.59%) C#
5 3411 (25.39%) .NET
6 3215 (23.93%) Java
7 2911 (21.67%) Microsoft
8 2777 (20.67%) JavaScript
9 2272 (16.91%) HTML
10 2259 (16.81%) Oracle
11 2228 (16.58%) Degree
12 2076 (15.45%) Business Intelligence
13 2057 (15.31%) Windows
14 2048 (15.24%) Banking
15 2038 (15.17%) Linux
16 2013 (14.98%) T-SQL
17 1789 (13.31%) Python
18 1755 (13.06%) MS Excel
19 1678 (12.49%) CSS
20 1674 (12.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 1513 (11.26%) MVC
22 1508 (11.22%) Analytics
23 1504 (11.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 1500 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
25 1499 (11.16%) TDD
26 1449 (10.78%) Data Warehouse
27 1433 (10.67%) ASP.NET
28 1392 (10.36%) Computer Science
29 1348 (10.03%) XML
30 1274 (9.48%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 682 (5.08%) IIS
2 529 (3.94%) SharePoint
3 450 (3.35%) Apache
4 419 (3.12%) Tomcat
5 388 (2.89%) WebSphere
6 383 (2.85%) Apache Spark
7 340 (2.53%) SAS
8 236 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
8 236 (1.76%) JBoss
9 210 (1.56%) MS Exchange
10 189 (1.41%) CMS
11 168 (1.25%) Confluence
12 157 (1.17%) WebLogic
13 141 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 120 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
15 115 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
16 98 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
17 96 (0.71%) Jetty
18 94 (0.70%) nginx
19 82 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1755 (13.06%) MS Excel
2 382 (2.84%) MS Office
3 157 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 128 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 125 (0.93%) SPSS
6 105 (0.78%) MS Project
7 32 (0.24%) Photoshop
8 26 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 15 (0.11%) EViews
10 13 (0.097%) InfoPath
11 9 (0.067%) Stata
12 7 (0.052%) InDesign
12 7 (0.052%) MicroStation
13 5 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
14 4 (0.030%) GNU Octave
14 4 (0.030%) Mingle
15 3 (0.022%) Weka
16 2 (0.015%) Chatbot
16 2 (0.015%) EngageOne
16 2 (0.015%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 245 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 100 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 64 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 58 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
5 56 (0.42%) Markit EDM
6 51 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
7 48 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
8 44 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
9 43 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
10 33 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
11 32 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
11 32 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 32 (0.24%) thinkFolio
12 31 (0.23%) FastStats
13 24 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
14 23 (0.17%) Raiser's Edge
15 22 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
16 21 (0.16%) Magento
16 21 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
17 17 (0.13%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 955 (7.11%) Amazon AWS
2 861 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 263 (1.96%) SaaS
4 222 (1.65%) Office 365
5 149 (1.11%) GitHub
6 134 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 117 (0.87%) Google Analytics
8 89 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
9 84 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
10 75 (0.56%) PaaS
11 61 (0.45%) IaaS
12 58 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
13 54 (0.40%) Amazon S3
14 40 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
15 39 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
16 37 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 32 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
18 30 (0.22%) OpenShift
19 27 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
20 26 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 351 (2.61%) Firewall
2 248 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 242 (1.80%) Internet
4 225 (1.67%) SAN
5 208 (1.55%) HTTP
6 195 (1.45%) DNS
7 142 (1.06%) Intranet
8 141 (1.05%) WAN
9 138 (1.03%) LAN
10 124 (0.92%) DHCP
11 103 (0.77%) iSCSI
11 103 (0.77%) NAS
12 102 (0.76%) VPN
13 99 (0.74%) FTP
14 93 (0.69%) SSL
15 89 (0.66%) Network Security
16 78 (0.58%) VoIP
17 72 (0.54%) LDAP
18 70 (0.52%) VLAN
19 54 (0.40%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4555 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 1674 (12.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1504 (11.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1449 (10.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1131 (8.42%) Relational Database
6 966 (7.19%) NoSQL
7 928 (6.91%) MySQL
8 927 (6.90%) Big Data
9 917 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 651 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 626 (4.66%) SQL Server 2012
12 593 (4.41%) Hadoop
13 534 (3.97%) MongoDB
14 503 (3.74%) Oracle Database
15 420 (3.13%) Power BI
16 418 (3.11%) QlikView
16 418 (3.11%) RDBMS
17 387 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
18 386 (2.87%) SQL Server 2014
19 243 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 983 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 617 (4.59%) JIRA
3 579 (4.31%) Jenkins
4 512 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 503 (3.74%) Selenium
6 481 (3.58%) Maven
7 475 (3.54%) Subversion
8 429 (3.19%) Visual Studio
9 419 (3.12%) JUnit
10 373 (2.78%) TeamCity
11 265 (1.97%) NUnit
12 246 (1.83%) Cucumber
13 205 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 181 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
15 152 (1.13%) Eclipse
16 137 (1.02%) WebDriver
17 130 (0.97%) SpecFlow
18 128 (0.95%) Ant
19 124 (0.92%) Hudson
20 122 (0.91%) Gradle
General
1 4946 (36.81%) Finance
2 2048 (15.24%) Banking
3 722 (5.37%) Front Office
4 706 (5.25%) Marketing
5 627 (4.67%) Retail
6 546 (4.06%) Investment Banking
7 393 (2.92%) Advertising
8 348 (2.59%) Legal
9 347 (2.58%) Financial Institution
10 346 (2.58%) Back Office
11 296 (2.20%) Telecoms
12 200 (1.49%) Games
13 184 (1.37%) Law
14 137 (1.02%) Publishing
15 94 (0.70%) Manufacturing
16 66 (0.49%) Music Industry
17 65 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
18 57 (0.42%) Billing
19 40 (0.30%) German Language
20 38 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5818 (43.30%) Developer
2 2643 (19.67%) Analyst
3 1575 (11.72%) C# Developer
4 1359 (10.11%) SQL Developer
5 1294 (9.63%) .NET Developer
6 1198 (8.92%) Java Developer
7 993 (7.39%) Senior Developer
8 899 (6.69%) C# .NET Developer
9 744 (5.54%) Applications Support
10 647 (4.82%) Support Analyst
11 623 (4.64%) Consultant
12 586 (4.36%) DBA
13 572 (4.26%) SQL Analyst
14 553 (4.12%) Business Analyst
15 537 (4.00%) Junior
16 480 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 453 (3.37%) SQL DBA
18 429 (3.19%) Administrator
19 410 (3.05%) Data Analyst
20 402 (2.99%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3411 (25.39%) .NET
2 2272 (16.91%) HTML
3 1678 (12.49%) CSS
4 1433 (10.67%) ASP.NET
5 1348 (10.03%) XML
6 1204 (8.96%) Web Services
7 1189 (8.85%) AngularJS
8 876 (6.52%) jQuery
9 795 (5.92%) HTML5
10 737 (5.49%) WCF
11 731 (5.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 726 (5.40%) Spring
13 668 (4.97%) .NET Framework
14 618 (4.60%) REST
15 589 (4.38%) WPF
16 515 (3.83%) ASP.NET Web API
17 427 (3.18%) RESTful
18 423 (3.15%) Hibernate
19 403 (3.00%) JSON
20 399 (2.97%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1500 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
2 1392 (10.36%) Computer Science
3 620 (4.61%) Fintech
4 615 (4.58%) Mathematics
5 541 (4.03%) Visualisation
6 457 (3.40%) Hedge funds
7 424 (3.16%) Fixed Income
8 404 (3.01%) Management Information System
9 362 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 347 (2.58%) Derivative
11 330 (2.46%) Equities
12 326 (2.43%) Statistics
13 320 (2.38%) Data Structures
14 297 (2.21%) Algorithms
15 274 (2.04%) Clustering
16 251 (1.87%) Replication
17 250 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
18 243 (1.81%) Data Integration
19 225 (1.67%) Mobile App
20 219 (1.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2057 (15.31%) Windows
2 2038 (15.17%) Linux
3 1267 (9.43%) Unix
4 738 (5.49%) Windows Server
5 330 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 282 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 198 (1.47%) Android
8 157 (1.17%) Apple iOS
9 129 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 123 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 108 (0.80%) Windows 7
12 101 (0.75%) CentOS
13 96 (0.71%) Solaris
14 62 (0.46%) Ubuntu
15 54 (0.40%) Mac OS X
16 43 (0.32%) Windows 10
17 35 (0.26%) Windows 8
18 34 (0.25%) SUSE
19 28 (0.21%) Windows XP
20 27 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4151 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
2 2076 (15.45%) Business Intelligence
3 1513 (11.26%) MVC
4 1508 (11.22%) Analytics
5 1499 (11.16%) TDD
6 1274 (9.48%) Scrum
7 1195 (8.89%) ETL
8 1141 (8.49%) Software Engineering
9 1030 (7.67%) OO
10 998 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
11 848 (6.31%) SDLC
12 820 (6.10%) DevOps
13 722 (5.37%) E-Commerce
14 714 (5.31%) Data Modelling
15 665 (4.95%) Web Development
16 660 (4.91%) BDD
17 656 (4.88%) ITIL
18 634 (4.72%) CRM
19 612 (4.55%) Data Analysis
20 573 (4.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3573 (26.59%) C#
2 3215 (23.93%) Java
3 2777 (20.67%) JavaScript
4 2013 (14.98%) T-SQL
5 1789 (13.31%) Python
6 775 (5.77%) C++
7 662 (4.93%) PL/SQL
8 606 (4.51%) PowerShell
9 522 (3.89%) Perl
10 513 (3.82%) PHP
11 508 (3.78%) R
12 443 (3.30%) Scala
13 402 (2.99%) VBA
14 374 (2.78%) Shell Script
15 334 (2.49%) Bash Shell
16 323 (2.40%) C
17 304 (2.26%) Ruby
18 297 (2.21%) VB
19 266 (1.98%) VB.NET
20 156 (1.16%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2228 (16.58%) Degree
2 263 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 185 (1.38%) PhD
4 154 (1.15%) ISTQB
5 140 (1.04%) ISEB
6 85 (0.63%) Security Cleared
7 74 (0.55%) MCSE
8 70 (0.52%) PMI Certification
9 61 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
10 58 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
11 57 (0.42%) PMP
12 52 (0.39%) CCNA
13 48 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
14 47 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 45 (0.33%) DV Cleared
16 39 (0.29%) CISSP
16 39 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 33 (0.25%) MCP
18 32 (0.24%) CISA
19 30 (0.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 912 (6.79%) QA
2 247 (1.84%) Data Quality
3 183 (1.36%) SLA
4 101 (0.75%) MiFID
5 78 (0.58%) PCI DSS
6 50 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 39 (0.29%) EMIR
8 25 (0.19%) SDET
9 22 (0.16%) Basel II
9 22 (0.16%) Basel III
9 22 (0.16%) COBIT
10 19 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 16 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
12 12 (0.089%) HL7
13 11 (0.082%) IFRS
14 9 (0.067%) IFRS 9
14 9 (0.067%) Solvency II
15 6 (0.045%) ISO 9001
16 5 (0.037%) GCP
17 4 (0.030%) IAS 39
System Software
1 529 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 312 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 267 (1.99%) Docker
4 180 (1.34%) Hyper-V
5 129 (0.96%) XenApp
6 115 (0.86%) vSphere
7 78 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
8 71 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
9 59 (0.44%) XenDesktop
10 49 (0.36%) NFS
11 48 (0.36%) HDFS
12 43 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
13 42 (0.31%) Apache Flume
14 39 (0.29%) Xen
15 37 (0.28%) Terminal Services
16 32 (0.24%) VMware ESX
17 24 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 21 (0.16%) SRDF
18 21 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
19 20 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 298 (2.22%) Puppet
2 243 (1.81%) Ansible
3 238 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
4 118 (0.88%) Nagios
5 115 (0.86%) Control-M
6 108 (0.80%) SCCM
7 93 (0.69%) SCOM
8 66 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
9 58 (0.43%) Kibana
10 53 (0.39%) Kubernetes
11 47 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
11 47 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
12 43 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
13 38 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
14 35 (0.26%) Data Guard
15 30 (0.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 27 (0.20%) WSUS
17 26 (0.19%) logstash
18 25 (0.19%) CSIRT
19 24 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2911 (21.67%) Microsoft
2 2259 (16.81%) Oracle
3 691 (5.14%) Tableau
4 526 (3.91%) VMware
5 431 (3.21%) Sybase
6 418 (3.11%) Google
7 292 (2.17%) Cisco
8 285 (2.12%) Citrix
9 280 (2.08%) IBM
10 270 (2.01%) HP
11 252 (1.88%) SAP
12 231 (1.72%) Red Hat
13 202 (1.50%) Cognos
14 169 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
15 152 (1.13%) Adobe
16 148 (1.10%) Informatica
17 112 (0.83%) NetApp
17 112 (0.83%) TIBCO
18 110 (0.82%) Bloomberg
18 110 (0.82%) Splunk
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £140,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified Competative
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
B Elite Talent
Salary: Excellent Package & negotiable for the right person
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Pension & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Leidos
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago