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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 47 67 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.58% 19.88% 22.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.52% 45.27% 51.27%
Number of salaries quoted 35 49 60
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £55,000 £77,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
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
108 148 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 31.21% 43.92% 44.17%
Number of salaries quoted 93 101 118
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 34 (35.05%) Java
2 32 (32.99%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (31.96%) SQL Server
4 30 (30.93%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (29.90%) Oracle
6 27 (27.84%) HTML
6 27 (27.84%) CSS
6 27 (27.84%) JavaScript
7 22 (22.68%) J2EE
8 20 (20.62%) Finance
8 20 (20.62%) XML
8 20 (20.62%) OO
8 20 (20.62%) Degree
9 19 (19.59%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (19.59%) ETL
10 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
12 15 (15.46%) Cognos
12 15 (15.46%) PL/SQL
12 15 (15.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (14.43%) Data Management
13 14 (14.43%) T-SQL
13 14 (14.43%) SOAP
14 13 (13.40%) MS Excel
14 13 (13.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (13.40%) Kimball Methodology
15 11 (11.34%) Validation
15 11 (11.34%) UML
15 11 (11.34%) Swing
15 11 (11.34%) Eclipse

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (7.22%) Apache
2 5 (5.15%) IIS
3 4 (4.12%) CMS
3 4 (4.12%) WordPress
4 2 (2.06%) Kentico
4 2 (2.06%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.03%) Node.js
5 1 (1.03%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.03%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (13.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (10.31%) Cognos TM1
1 10 (10.31%) Cognos Controller
1 10 (10.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.03%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) VoIP
1 5 (5.15%) VPN
2 4 (4.12%) Wireshark
2 4 (4.12%) HTTP
2 4 (4.12%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) OSPF
3 1 (1.03%) Firewall
3 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.03%) RIP
3 1 (1.03%) WAN
3 1 (1.03%) DHCP
3 1 (1.03%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (1.03%) DNS
3 1 (1.03%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.96%) SQL Server
2 19 (19.59%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (15.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (13.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (8.25%) OLAP Cube
5 8 (8.25%) OLAP
6 7 (7.22%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (5.15%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.15%) Cognos Query Studio
7 5 (5.15%) Cognos Report Studio
7 5 (5.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 5 (5.15%) Cognos Transformer
8 4 (4.12%) Data Mining
8 4 (4.12%) RDBMS
8 4 (4.12%) ROLAP
8 4 (4.12%) Snowflake Schema
9 3 (3.09%) MySQL
9 3 (3.09%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Maven
1 11 (11.34%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.09%) Subversion
2 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.06%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (20.62%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Banking
2 10 (10.31%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.12%) Back Office
4 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.03%) Legal
4 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (56.70%) Developer
2 22 (22.68%) Java Developer
3 21 (21.65%) Analyst
4 13 (13.40%) Front-End Developer
5 12 (12.37%) SQL Developer
6 11 (11.34%) PL/SQL Developer
6 11 (11.34%) UI Developer
6 11 (11.34%) UI Programmer
7 10 (10.31%) Java Swing Developer
7 10 (10.31%) Cognos Administrator
7 10 (10.31%) Administrator
8 8 (8.25%) Programmer
9 6 (6.19%) Analyst Programmer
9 6 (6.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (6.19%) SQL Programmer
10 5 (5.15%) TM1 Developer
10 5 (5.15%) Cognos Developer
10 5 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.15%) Systems Accountant
11 4 (4.12%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.84%) HTML
1 27 (27.84%) CSS
2 22 (22.68%) J2EE
3 20 (20.62%) XML
4 14 (14.43%) SOAP
5 11 (11.34%) Swing
6 10 (10.31%) MDX
7 8 (8.25%) Web Services
8 5 (5.15%) .NET
9 4 (4.12%) ODBC
10 2 (2.06%) LAMP
10 2 (2.06%) jQuery
10 2 (2.06%) WAMP
11 1 (1.03%) RESTful
11 1 (1.03%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (1.03%) ZeroMQ
11 1 (1.03%) Mason
11 1 (1.03%) YAML
11 1 (1.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (32.99%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.28%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.15%) Statistics
4 4 (4.12%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.09%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.06%) User Experience
6 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.06%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.06%) W3C
7 1 (1.03%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.22%) Windows
2 5 (5.15%) Linux
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.93%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (20.62%) OO
3 19 (19.59%) ETL
4 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (14.43%) Data Management
6 13 (13.40%) Kimball Methodology
7 11 (11.34%) Waterfall
7 11 (11.34%) Test Scripting
7 11 (11.34%) Product Management
7 11 (11.34%) UML
7 11 (11.34%) Validation
8 10 (10.31%) Data Modelling
8 10 (10.31%) Workflow
9 8 (8.25%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (8.25%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (7.22%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (7.22%) ETL Development
10 7 (7.22%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.19%) ERP
12 5 (5.15%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (35.05%) Java
2 27 (27.84%) JavaScript
3 15 (15.46%) PL/SQL
4 14 (14.43%) T-SQL
5 9 (9.28%) VB
6 7 (7.22%) Perl
7 4 (4.12%) C#
7 4 (4.12%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.09%) C++
8 3 (3.09%) PHP
9 1 (1.03%) Python
9 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (20.62%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) ACCA
2 5 (5.15%) CIMA
3 4 (4.12%) HND
4 3 (3.09%) CCNA
4 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.06%) CCIE
5 2 (2.06%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.12%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.03%) Varnish
2 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Puppet
1 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (29.90%) Oracle
2 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.46%) Cognos
4 5 (5.15%) SAP
4 5 (5.15%) IBM
4 5 (5.15%) JD Edwards
5 4 (4.12%) VMware
5 4 (4.12%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (3.09%) Pega
6 3 (3.09%) Cisco
6 3 (3.09%) Adobe
7 2 (2.06%) hybris
7 2 (2.06%) Google
8 1 (1.03%) DataFlux
8 1 (1.03%) Aruba
8 1 (1.03%) Juniper
8 1 (1.03%) Trillium
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Middlesex
- The Resourcing Hub
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Middlesex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 21 days ago