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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 49 63 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.07% 21.58% 21.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.79% 47.37% 52.83%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 64
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
145 133 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 47.54% 45.55% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 98 105 136
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 44 (35.20%) Oracle
2 40 (32.00%) Java
3 36 (28.80%) .NET
4 35 (28.00%) HTML
5 32 (25.60%) SQL Server
5 32 (25.60%) Perl
6 31 (24.80%) JavaScript
7 26 (20.80%) MySQL
8 25 (20.00%) XML
9 24 (19.20%) Microsoft
9 24 (19.20%) Ajax
9 24 (19.20%) Degree
10 23 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (17.60%) ERP
12 21 (16.80%) Web Services
12 21 (16.80%) PL/SQL
12 21 (16.80%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (16.00%) Windows
13 20 (16.00%) jQuery
14 18 (14.40%) PHP
15 17 (13.60%) C#
15 17 (13.60%) OO
16 16 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (10.40%) OOP
17 13 (10.40%) MS Excel
17 13 (10.40%) ASP.NET
17 13 (10.40%) Web Development
18 12 (9.60%) Scrum
18 12 (9.60%) Relational Database
19 11 (8.80%) CSS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 10 (8.00%) Apache
2 8 (6.40%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.60%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (5.60%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.20%) IIS
4 4 (3.20%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.40%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.40%) ColdFusion
5 3 (2.40%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.40%) Railo
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle UPK
6 2 (1.60%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.60%) CMS
7 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.80%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (10.40%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.80%) MS Project
2 6 (4.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.40%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 3 (2.40%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (2.40%) SiteCatalyst
2 3 (2.40%) Magento
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle AGIS
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.80%) assyst
4 1 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.20%) Internet
2 4 (3.20%) IP Telephony
3 3 (2.40%) HTTP
4 2 (1.60%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.60%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.80%) DMZ
5 1 (0.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.60%) SQL Server
2 26 (20.80%) MySQL
3 12 (9.60%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.00%) RDBMS
4 10 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.80%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.60%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (6.40%) Subversion
2 6 (4.80%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.80%) ClearQuest
3 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.60%) JIRA
5 1 (0.80%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.80%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.80%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.80%) NUnit
5 1 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (7.20%) Retail
2 8 (6.40%) Marketing
3 7 (5.60%) Finance
4 4 (3.20%) Back Office
5 3 (2.40%) Legal
5 3 (2.40%) Publishing
6 2 (1.60%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.80%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (46.40%) Developer
2 32 (25.60%) Analyst
3 20 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 14 (11.20%) Systems Analyst
5 9 (7.20%) DBA
5 9 (7.20%) Software Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) Applications Support
7 7 (5.60%) Web Developer
7 7 (5.60%) PHP Developer
8 6 (4.80%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.80%) SharePoint Developer
8 6 (4.80%) Test Analyst
8 6 (4.80%) .NET Developer
8 6 (4.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 5 (4.00%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.00%) Consultant
9 5 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.20%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
10 4 (3.20%) Senior Technical Support
10 4 (3.20%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (28.80%) .NET
2 35 (28.00%) HTML
3 25 (20.00%) XML
4 24 (19.20%) Ajax
5 21 (16.80%) Web Services
6 20 (16.00%) jQuery
7 13 (10.40%) ASP.NET
8 11 (8.80%) CSS
9 10 (8.00%) XSL
9 10 (8.00%) LAMP
9 10 (8.00%) WCF
10 9 (7.20%) HTML5
10 9 (7.20%) XSLT
11 7 (5.60%) J2EE
12 5 (4.00%) ADO.NET
12 5 (4.00%) .NET Framework
13 4 (3.20%) Hibernate
13 4 (3.20%) Spring
13 4 (3.20%) COM
13 4 (3.20%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.80%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.80%) W3C
2 6 (4.80%) Replication
2 6 (4.80%) Clustering
3 4 (3.20%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.40%) Open Source
4 3 (2.40%) Social Media
4 3 (2.40%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.60%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.80%) User Experience
6 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.80%) FMCG
6 1 (0.80%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.80%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.00%) Windows
2 7 (5.60%) UNIX
3 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.20%) Linux
5 3 (2.40%) Windows CE
5 3 (2.40%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.60%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.60%) ERP
3 17 (13.60%) OO
4 16 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (10.40%) OOP
5 13 (10.40%) Web Development
6 12 (9.60%) Scrum
7 10 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 10 (8.00%) MVC
8 9 (7.20%) Software Engineering
8 9 (7.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (7.20%) Unit Testing
8 9 (7.20%) System Testing
9 7 (5.60%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (4.80%) Test Scripting
10 6 (4.80%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.80%) People Management
10 6 (4.80%) CRM
10 6 (4.80%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (4.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 40 (32.00%) Java
2 32 (25.60%) Perl
3 31 (24.80%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.80%) PL/SQL
5 18 (14.40%) PHP
6 17 (13.60%) C#
7 10 (8.00%) T-SQL
8 8 (6.40%) C++
9 7 (5.60%) VB
9 7 (5.60%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.20%) Korn
10 4 (3.20%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.40%) Python
12 2 (1.60%) PHP5
12 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.80%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.80%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (19.20%) Degree
2 10 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.80%) MCSE
3 6 (4.80%) ISEB
3 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.80%) ISTQB
3 6 (4.80%) MCPD
4 2 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.60%) VCDX
4 2 (1.60%) NCDA
4 2 (1.60%) NCIE
4 2 (1.60%) VCAP
4 2 (1.60%) VTSP
4 2 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (4.80%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.60%) vSphere
3 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) Legato
Vendors
1 44 (35.20%) Oracle
2 24 (19.20%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.00%) SAP
4 9 (7.20%) Business Objects
5 8 (6.40%) NetApp
6 7 (5.60%) Cognos
7 4 (3.20%) Adobe
7 4 (3.20%) JBoss
8 3 (2.40%) Cisco
8 3 (2.40%) JD Edwards
8 3 (2.40%) Symantec
8 3 (2.40%) Omniture
8 3 (2.40%) Google
9 2 (1.60%) VMware
9 2 (1.60%) Citrix
9 2 (1.60%) CommVault
9 2 (1.60%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.80%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.80%) Informatica
10 1 (0.80%) webMethods
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampton, Middlesex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Middlesex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago