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 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)
England / London
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 6433 8392 8543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.49% 20.76% 20.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.35% 38.45% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5599 7311 7493
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 £82,500 £75,000 £73,250
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
18197 21828 20961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 55.12% 53.99% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15881 19200 18098
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 1221 £55,000 - 202
Croydon +3 44 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Canary Wharf +2 42 £70,000 +3.70%
Bromley +10 33 £37,500 -9.67%
Kingston Upon Thames -1 32 £42,500 +10.54% 6
Uxbridge 0 27 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Brentford +4 23 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Twickenham -2 17 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Hounslow -1 13 £51,250 +4.59% 3
Hammersmith +1 12 £55,000 +10.00%
Wimbledon -8 12 £42,500 -5.55%
Chiswick -7 11 £55,000 -15.38%
Surbiton +10 10 £40,000 -22.33% 2
Docklands, London -6 10 £45,000 -8.62%
Beckenham -1 9 £37,500 -11.76%
Mayfair -1 9 £90,000 +20.00%
New Malden +4 6 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Barnet +2 6 £50,000 +5.26%
Harrow +1 6 £48,000 -4.00% 4
Westminster -2 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Ilford - 5 £60,000 - 1
Ealing +12 2 £55,500 -17.77%
Enfield +11 2 £41,250 +10.00%
Teddington +5 2 £38,250 - 1
Romford +2 2 £40,000 -47.36%
Hayes +2 2 £45,000 -
Feltham +1 2 £50,000 -
Chessington -4 2 £37,500 -25.00%
Southwark -5 2 £70,000 +115.38%
Isleworth - 2 £59,000 - 1
Sidcup +14 1 £55,000 +54.92%
West Drayton +1 1 - - 1
Paddington +1 1 £39,000 +4.00%
Lewisham -4 1 £36,000 -22.58%
Edgware - 1 £50,000 -
Pinner - 1 - -
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for SQL.

1 4950 (36.33%) Finance
2 4532 (33.26%) SQL Server
3 4062 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
4 3544 (26.01%) C#
5 3389 (24.87%) .NET
6 3282 (24.09%) Java
7 2778 (20.39%) Microsoft
8 2739 (20.10%) JavaScript
9 2387 (17.52%) Oracle
10 2293 (16.83%) HTML
11 2235 (16.40%) Degree
12 2140 (15.71%) Linux
13 2120 (15.56%) Windows
14 2097 (15.39%) Banking
15 2044 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
16 1989 (14.60%) T-SQL
17 1822 (13.37%) Python
18 1682 (12.34%) CSS
18 1682 (12.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 1668 (12.24%) MS Excel
20 1528 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
21 1523 (11.18%) MVC
22 1509 (11.07%) Analytics
23 1491 (10.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 1480 (10.86%) TDD
25 1462 (10.73%) Data Warehouse
26 1447 (10.62%) ASP.NET
27 1388 (10.19%) Computer Science
28 1364 (10.01%) Unix
29 1361 (9.99%) XML

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
1 724 (5.31%) IIS
2 538 (3.95%) SharePoint
3 496 (3.64%) Apache
4 468 (3.43%) Tomcat
5 412 (3.02%) WebSphere
6 388 (2.85%) Apache Spark
7 327 (2.40%) SAS
8 250 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
9 228 (1.67%) JBoss
10 218 (1.60%) MS Exchange
11 176 (1.29%) WebLogic
12 173 (1.27%) Confluence
13 172 (1.26%) CMS
14 141 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 127 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
16 112 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
17 103 (0.76%) Jetty
18 102 (0.75%) nginx
19 92 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
20 88 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1668 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 382 (2.80%) MS Office
3 157 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 125 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 123 (0.90%) SPSS
6 106 (0.78%) MS Project
7 31 (0.23%) Photoshop
8 23 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
9 13 (0.095%) InfoPath
10 9 (0.066%) EViews
10 9 (0.066%) GNU Octave
11 6 (0.044%) InDesign
11 6 (0.044%) MicroStation
12 4 (0.029%) Adobe Illustrator
12 4 (0.029%) Chatbot
12 4 (0.029%) Mingle
12 4 (0.029%) Stata
13 2 (0.015%) ArchiCAD
13 2 (0.015%) Gephi
13 2 (0.015%) Weka
Business Applications
1 234 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 102 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 68 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 65 (0.48%) Markit EDM
5 63 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
6 61 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
7 57 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
8 52 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
9 42 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
9 42 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
10 37 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
11 35 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
12 34 (0.25%) FastStats
13 31 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
13 31 (0.23%) thinkFolio
14 26 (0.19%) Oracle iProcurement
14 26 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 25 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
15 25 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
16 20 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 899 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
2 750 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 267 (1.96%) SaaS
4 196 (1.44%) Office 365
5 157 (1.15%) GitHub
6 125 (0.92%) Google Analytics
7 107 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
8 104 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
9 73 (0.54%) PaaS
10 70 (0.51%) Amazon S3
11 66 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
12 54 (0.40%) IaaS
13 53 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
14 49 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
15 41 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
16 40 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 37 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
18 29 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
19 27 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
20 25 (0.18%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 359 (2.63%) Firewall
2 261 (1.92%) Internet
3 254 (1.86%) TCP/IP
4 250 (1.83%) HTTP
5 224 (1.64%) SAN
6 213 (1.56%) DNS
7 152 (1.12%) WAN
8 149 (1.09%) LAN
9 132 (0.97%) DHCP
10 125 (0.92%) Intranet
11 110 (0.81%) NAS
12 105 (0.77%) VoIP
12 105 (0.77%) VPN
13 99 (0.73%) iSCSI
13 99 (0.73%) SSL
14 92 (0.68%) FTP
15 90 (0.66%) LDAP
16 71 (0.52%) Network Security
17 70 (0.51%) VLAN
18 53 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4532 (33.26%) SQL Server
2 1682 (12.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1491 (10.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1462 (10.73%) Data Warehouse
5 1168 (8.57%) Relational Database
6 1004 (7.37%) NoSQL
7 962 (7.06%) MySQL
8 930 (6.83%) Big Data
9 879 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 709 (5.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 670 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 599 (4.40%) Hadoop
13 598 (4.39%) MongoDB
14 538 (3.95%) Oracle Database
15 449 (3.30%) RDBMS
16 402 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
17 398 (2.92%) QlikView
18 389 (2.85%) SQL Server 2014
19 358 (2.63%) Power BI
20 254 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 971 (7.13%) Git (software)
2 673 (4.94%) JIRA
3 593 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 519 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 501 (3.68%) Selenium
6 463 (3.40%) Subversion
7 461 (3.38%) Maven
8 426 (3.13%) Visual Studio
9 396 (2.91%) TeamCity
10 391 (2.87%) JUnit
11 275 (2.02%) NUnit
12 266 (1.95%) Cucumber
13 215 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 201 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
15 146 (1.07%) WebDriver
16 137 (1.01%) SpecFlow
17 132 (0.97%) Eclipse
18 123 (0.90%) Ant
18 123 (0.90%) Gradle
19 117 (0.86%) Hudson
General
1 4950 (36.33%) Finance
2 2097 (15.39%) Banking
3 765 (5.61%) Front Office
4 745 (5.47%) Marketing
5 653 (4.79%) Retail
6 569 (4.18%) Investment Banking
7 392 (2.88%) Back Office
8 383 (2.81%) Advertising
9 360 (2.64%) Legal
10 333 (2.44%) Financial Institution
11 285 (2.09%) Telecoms
12 217 (1.59%) Games
13 208 (1.53%) Law
14 155 (1.14%) Publishing
15 92 (0.68%) Manufacturing
16 75 (0.55%) Music Industry
17 66 (0.48%) Billing
18 64 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
19 52 (0.38%) Private Banking
20 47 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5852 (42.95%) Developer
2 2669 (19.59%) Analyst
3 1614 (11.85%) C# Developer
4 1452 (10.66%) SQL Developer
5 1388 (10.19%) .NET Developer
6 1250 (9.17%) Java Developer
7 982 (7.21%) C# .NET Developer
8 978 (7.18%) Senior Developer
9 815 (5.98%) Applications Support
10 687 (5.04%) Support Analyst
11 659 (4.84%) DBA
12 628 (4.61%) Consultant
13 593 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
14 563 (4.13%) Junior
15 562 (4.12%) Business Analyst
16 517 (3.79%) SQL DBA
17 452 (3.32%) Architect
18 441 (3.24%) Administrator
19 437 (3.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
20 423 (3.10%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3389 (24.87%) .NET
2 2293 (16.83%) HTML
3 1682 (12.34%) CSS
4 1447 (10.62%) ASP.NET
5 1361 (9.99%) XML
6 1219 (8.95%) Web Services
7 1166 (8.56%) AngularJS
8 906 (6.65%) jQuery
9 809 (5.94%) HTML5
10 736 (5.40%) WCF
11 735 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 724 (5.31%) Spring
13 656 (4.81%) .NET Framework
14 638 (4.68%) REST
15 577 (4.23%) WPF
16 524 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
17 443 (3.25%) RESTful
18 440 (3.23%) JSON
19 416 (3.05%) Hibernate
20 396 (2.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1528 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 1388 (10.19%) Computer Science
3 609 (4.47%) Mathematics
4 564 (4.14%) Fintech
5 517 (3.79%) Visualisation
6 431 (3.16%) Hedge funds
7 412 (3.02%) Derivative
8 390 (2.86%) Fixed Income
9 387 (2.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 381 (2.80%) Management Information System
11 338 (2.48%) Data Structures
12 332 (2.44%) Statistics
13 330 (2.42%) Algorithms
14 326 (2.39%) Equities
15 285 (2.09%) Clustering
16 273 (2.00%) Replication
17 246 (1.81%) Data Integration
18 237 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
19 213 (1.56%) Mobile App
20 209 (1.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2140 (15.71%) Linux
2 2120 (15.56%) Windows
3 1364 (10.01%) Unix
4 764 (5.61%) Windows Server
5 324 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 289 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 166 (1.22%) Android
8 146 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 136 (1.00%) Apple iOS
10 134 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 125 (0.92%) Solaris
12 118 (0.87%) Windows 7
13 98 (0.72%) CentOS
14 84 (0.62%) Ubuntu
15 53 (0.39%) Mac OS X
16 45 (0.33%) Windows 8
17 39 (0.29%) SUSE
18 38 (0.28%) Windows 10
19 30 (0.22%) Windows XP
20 28 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4062 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
2 2044 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1523 (11.18%) MVC
4 1509 (11.07%) Analytics
5 1480 (10.86%) TDD
6 1247 (9.15%) ETL
7 1227 (9.00%) Scrum
8 1137 (8.34%) Software Engineering
9 1054 (7.74%) OO
10 993 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
11 863 (6.33%) SDLC
12 783 (5.75%) DevOps
13 723 (5.31%) E-Commerce
14 714 (5.24%) Data Modelling
15 713 (5.23%) ITIL
16 668 (4.90%) Web Development
17 666 (4.89%) BDD
18 601 (4.41%) Data Analysis
19 597 (4.38%) CRM
20 584 (4.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3544 (26.01%) C#
2 3282 (24.09%) Java
3 2739 (20.10%) JavaScript
4 1989 (14.60%) T-SQL
5 1822 (13.37%) Python
6 766 (5.62%) PL/SQL
7 759 (5.57%) C++
8 622 (4.56%) PowerShell
9 555 (4.07%) Perl
10 509 (3.74%) PHP
11 493 (3.62%) R
12 446 (3.27%) Scala
13 406 (2.98%) Shell Script
14 386 (2.83%) VBA
15 375 (2.75%) Bash Shell
16 340 (2.50%) Ruby
17 338 (2.48%) C
18 317 (2.33%) VB
19 261 (1.92%) VB.NET
20 146 (1.07%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2235 (16.40%) Degree
2 269 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 187 (1.37%) PhD
4 151 (1.11%) ISTQB
5 139 (1.02%) ISEB
6 94 (0.69%) Security Cleared
7 85 (0.62%) MCSE
8 81 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
9 76 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
10 68 (0.50%) CCNA
11 65 (0.48%) PMI Certification
12 61 (0.45%) PMP
13 53 (0.39%) DV Cleared
13 53 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
14 50 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 38 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 36 (0.26%) MCSA
17 34 (0.25%) MCP
18 33 (0.24%) OCP
19 32 (0.23%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 895 (6.57%) QA
2 255 (1.87%) Data Quality
3 193 (1.42%) SLA
4 97 (0.71%) MiFID
5 77 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 48 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 34 (0.25%) EMIR
8 27 (0.20%) SDET
9 23 (0.17%) Basel III
9 23 (0.17%) COBIT
10 22 (0.16%) Basel II
10 22 (0.16%) HL7
11 16 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 15 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
13 13 (0.095%) DICOM
14 9 (0.066%) Solvency II
15 5 (0.037%) SEPA
16 4 (0.029%) ISO 9001
17 3 (0.022%) CRD IV
18 2 (0.015%) AIFMD
System Software
1 566 (4.15%) Active Directory
2 341 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 258 (1.89%) Docker
4 192 (1.41%) Hyper-V
5 119 (0.87%) XenApp
6 100 (0.73%) vSphere
7 89 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
8 85 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
9 63 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
10 59 (0.43%) NFS
11 55 (0.40%) HDFS
12 49 (0.36%) XenDesktop
13 46 (0.34%) Xen
14 43 (0.32%) Terminal Services
15 41 (0.30%) Apache Flume
16 39 (0.29%) VMware ESX
17 28 (0.21%) KVM
18 26 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 25 (0.18%) SRDF
20 23 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 340 (2.50%) Puppet
2 267 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
3 259 (1.90%) Ansible
4 168 (1.23%) Control-M
5 113 (0.83%) Nagios
6 103 (0.76%) SCOM
7 92 (0.68%) SCCM
8 65 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
9 53 (0.39%) Kibana
10 52 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
10 52 (0.38%) Kubernetes
11 50 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
12 42 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
13 41 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
14 40 (0.29%) Data Guard
15 31 (0.23%) OpenView
16 29 (0.21%) Terraform
16 29 (0.21%) WSUS
17 26 (0.19%) HAProxy
17 26 (0.19%) logstash
Vendors
1 2778 (20.39%) Microsoft
2 2387 (17.52%) Oracle
3 668 (4.90%) Tableau
4 539 (3.96%) VMware
5 488 (3.58%) Sybase
6 382 (2.80%) Google
7 307 (2.25%) Cisco
8 295 (2.16%) IBM
9 271 (1.99%) Citrix
9 271 (1.99%) HP
10 241 (1.77%) SAP
11 239 (1.75%) Red Hat
12 217 (1.59%) Cognos
13 198 (1.45%) Informatica
14 136 (1.00%) Adobe
15 133 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
16 131 (0.96%) TIBCO
17 117 (0.86%) Murex
18 105 (0.77%) NetApp
19 104 (0.76%) Talend
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
onezeero.
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + great benefits including healthcare, Bupa, p
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Penshion , H Care + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Oliver Thomas Group
Salary: £52,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ebury
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £77000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday