The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 35 55 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.03% 15.19% 17.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.35% 37.67% 51.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 50 68
Average salary £34,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,750 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 Middlesex region.

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
99 146 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 34.02% 40.33% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 65 119 127
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £30,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SQL
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

SQL Salary Trend in Middlesex

SQL
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 32 (40.51%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (39.24%) Java
3 27 (34.18%) Oracle
4 22 (27.85%) HTML
5 21 (26.58%) SQL Server
6 19 (24.05%) CSS
7 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
8 17 (21.52%) .NET
8 17 (21.52%) OO
9 16 (20.25%) Windows
10 15 (18.99%) XML
10 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
10 15 (18.99%) Degree
11 14 (17.72%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (16.46%) J2EE
12 13 (16.46%) Perl
13 12 (15.19%) C#
13 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET
14 11 (13.92%) T-SQL
14 11 (13.92%) Finance
14 11 (13.92%) Test Scripting
14 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (12.66%) MS Office
16 9 (11.39%) SOAP
16 9 (11.39%) VB
17 8 (10.13%) PL/SQL
17 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
17 8 (10.13%) Data Management
17 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 7 (8.86%) Maven

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.06%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.80%) SAS
2 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.53%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) Apache
4 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) JBoss
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Office
2 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.59%) MS Project
4 3 (3.80%) SPSS
4 3 (3.80%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) SaaS
2 3 (3.80%) Office 365
2 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) LAN
2 6 (7.59%) VPN
3 5 (6.33%) VoIP
4 4 (5.06%) WAN
4 4 (5.06%) SAN
4 4 (5.06%) Internet
4 4 (5.06%) Firewall
5 3 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.80%) RIP
5 3 (3.80%) OSPF
5 3 (3.80%) DNS
5 3 (3.80%) DHCP
6 2 (2.53%) HTTP
6 2 (2.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.59%) Data Mining
5 4 (5.06%) OLTP
5 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.06%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (5.06%) OLAP
5 4 (5.06%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.27%) MySQL
8 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Eclipse
1 7 (8.86%) Maven
2 6 (7.59%) ClearQuest
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.86%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 37 (46.84%) Developer
2 23 (29.11%) Java Developer
3 15 (18.99%) Analyst
4 9 (11.39%) Consultant
5 7 (8.86%) SQL Developer
5 7 (8.86%) PL/SQL Developer
5 7 (8.86%) UI Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (8.86%) UI Programmer
6 6 (7.59%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Test Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Junior
7 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Applications Consultant
7 5 (6.33%) Junior Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Java Swing Developer
8 4 (5.06%) SQL Programmer
8 4 (5.06%) Junior .NET Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.85%) HTML
2 19 (24.05%) CSS
3 17 (21.52%) .NET
4 15 (18.99%) XML
5 13 (16.46%) J2EE
6 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET
7 9 (11.39%) SOAP
8 7 (8.86%) WCF
8 7 (8.86%) jQuery
9 6 (7.59%) Web Services
10 5 (6.33%) XSLT
10 5 (6.33%) Swing
11 4 (5.06%) NHibernate
11 4 (5.06%) .NET Framework
11 4 (5.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (5.06%) REST
11 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (3.80%) WPF
12 3 (3.80%) Ajax
13 2 (2.53%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (40.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.80%) Handset
4 3 (3.80%) Replication
4 3 (3.80%) Statistics
4 3 (3.80%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.53%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.25%) Windows
2 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.80%) Windows 2000
4 2 (2.53%) Linux
4 2 (2.53%) UNIX
5 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.27%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) OO
2 14 (17.72%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.92%) Test Scripting
4 8 (10.13%) Data Management
5 7 (8.86%) Validation
5 7 (8.86%) ITIL
5 7 (8.86%) Product Management
6 6 (7.59%) Data Modelling
6 6 (7.59%) CRM
6 6 (7.59%) Service Management
6 6 (7.59%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.59%) ITSM
6 6 (7.59%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (6.33%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.33%) UML
7 5 (6.33%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.06%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.06%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.24%) Java
2 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.46%) Perl
4 12 (15.19%) C#
5 11 (13.92%) T-SQL
6 9 (11.39%) VB
7 8 (10.13%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.53%) Python
9 2 (2.53%) UniBasic
9 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.53%) C++
9 2 (2.53%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (18.99%) Degree
2 6 (7.59%) HND
2 6 (7.59%) ISEB
2 6 (7.59%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.80%) HP MASE
3 3 (3.80%) MCP
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.53%) PhD
5 1 (1.27%) CCNA
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.80%) vSphere
Vendors
1 27 (34.18%) Oracle
2 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.59%) VMware
4 5 (6.33%) SAP
5 4 (5.06%) Cognos
5 4 (5.06%) Cisco
5 4 (5.06%) HP
5 4 (5.06%) Business Objects
6 3 (3.80%) Juniper
6 3 (3.80%) Brocade
6 3 (3.80%) Veeam
6 3 (3.80%) Aruba
6 3 (3.80%) 3PAR
6 3 (3.80%) Nintex
7 2 (2.53%) Redback
7 2 (2.53%) IBM
8 1 (1.27%) Citrix
8 1 (1.27%) NetApp
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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