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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 57 76 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.81% 21.29% 25.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.51% 50.00% 60.94%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 96
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
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
148 152 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 43.66% 42.58% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 92 104 168
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 41 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 40 (32.52%) .NET
3 36 (29.27%) Oracle
4 31 (25.20%) Java
5 29 (23.58%) HTML
5 29 (23.58%) XML
6 28 (22.76%) Perl
7 27 (21.95%) MySQL
8 26 (21.14%) Degree
9 24 (19.51%) JavaScript
9 24 (19.51%) ERP
9 24 (19.51%) Microsoft
10 23 (18.70%) C#
10 23 (18.70%) Ajax
11 20 (16.26%) Web Services
12 18 (14.63%) PHP
12 18 (14.63%) PL/SQL
12 18 (14.63%) jQuery
13 17 (13.82%) Windows
14 16 (13.01%) ASP.NET
14 16 (13.01%) OO
15 15 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (12.20%) Scrum
16 14 (11.38%) T-SQL
16 14 (11.38%) MVC
17 13 (10.57%) OOP
17 13 (10.57%) WCF
18 11 (8.94%) Disaster Recovery
18 11 (8.94%) Retail
18 11 (8.94%) Relational Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (8.13%) Apache
2 8 (6.50%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (5.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.25%) CMS
4 4 (3.25%) IIS
5 2 (1.63%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.81%) iPlanet
Applications
1 10 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.25%) MS Project
2 4 (3.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) assyst
1 4 (3.25%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.44%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 3 (2.44%) SiteCatalyst
2 3 (2.44%) Magento
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle AGIS
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.69%) Internet
2 4 (3.25%) IP Telephony
3 3 (2.44%) HTTP
4 2 (1.63%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.81%) DMZ
5 1 (0.81%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 27 (21.95%) MySQL
3 11 (8.94%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.13%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (6.50%) RDBMS
5 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.07%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (3.25%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.44%) DTS
10 2 (1.63%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.63%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (1.63%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (1.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (8.13%) Subversion
2 6 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.88%) NUnit
3 5 (4.07%) ClearQuest
3 5 (4.07%) JIRA
3 5 (4.07%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (3.25%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.25%) SpecFlow
4 4 (3.25%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.81%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (8.94%) Retail
2 10 (8.13%) Marketing
3 9 (7.32%) Finance
4 4 (3.25%) Back Office
5 3 (2.44%) Publishing
5 3 (2.44%) Legal
5 3 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.63%) Advertising
6 2 (1.63%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.81%) Games
7 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (45.53%) Developer
2 33 (26.83%) Analyst
3 17 (13.82%) Systems Analyst
4 16 (13.01%) Java Developer
5 11 (8.94%) DBA
6 7 (5.69%) Web Developer
6 7 (5.69%) Applications Support
6 7 (5.69%) PHP Developer
7 6 (4.88%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) SharePoint Developer
7 6 (4.88%) .NET Developer
7 6 (4.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (4.07%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.07%) SQL DBA
8 5 (4.07%) Consultant
8 5 (4.07%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (3.25%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (32.52%) .NET
2 29 (23.58%) HTML
2 29 (23.58%) XML
3 23 (18.70%) Ajax
4 20 (16.26%) Web Services
5 18 (14.63%) jQuery
6 16 (13.01%) ASP.NET
7 13 (10.57%) WCF
8 10 (8.13%) LAMP
8 10 (8.13%) XSL
9 9 (7.32%) XSLT
9 9 (7.32%) HTML5
10 8 (6.50%) CSS
10 8 (6.50%) ADO.NET
10 8 (6.50%) .NET Framework
11 7 (5.69%) COM
12 5 (4.07%) SOAP
12 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (3.25%) WPF
13 4 (3.25%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.50%) Replication
1 8 (6.50%) Clustering
1 8 (6.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.88%) W3C
3 4 (3.25%) EPoS
3 4 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.44%) Open Source
4 3 (2.44%) Social Media
5 2 (1.63%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.81%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) FMCG
6 1 (0.81%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.82%) Windows
2 7 (5.69%) UNIX
3 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.25%) Linux
4 4 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.81%) Android
6 1 (0.81%) Solaris
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.51%) ERP
2 16 (13.01%) OO
3 15 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (12.20%) Scrum
4 14 (11.38%) MVC
5 13 (10.57%) OOP
6 11 (8.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (8.13%) E-Commerce
8 9 (7.32%) Web Development
8 9 (7.32%) System Testing
9 7 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (4.88%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.88%) Workflow
10 6 (4.88%) CRM
11 5 (4.07%) UML
11 5 (4.07%) SOA
11 5 (4.07%) ETL
11 5 (4.07%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.20%) Java
2 28 (22.76%) Perl
3 24 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 23 (18.70%) C#
5 18 (14.63%) PHP
5 18 (14.63%) PL/SQL
6 14 (11.38%) T-SQL
7 10 (8.13%) VB
8 9 (7.32%) VB.NET
9 8 (6.50%) C++
10 6 (4.88%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.25%) VB6
12 3 (2.44%) Korn
12 3 (2.44%) Python
13 2 (1.63%) PHP5
13 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.81%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 26 (21.14%) Degree
2 10 (8.13%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.88%) MCSE
3 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.88%) MCPD
4 5 (4.07%) ISEB
5 4 (3.25%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.63%) VCDX
6 2 (1.63%) NCDA
6 2 (1.63%) NCIE
6 2 (1.63%) VCAP
6 2 (1.63%) VTSP
6 2 (1.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.63%) vSphere
3 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) Legato
Vendors
1 36 (29.27%) Oracle
2 24 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.32%) SAP
4 8 (6.50%) NetApp
5 7 (5.69%) Business Objects
6 5 (4.07%) Cognos
7 4 (3.25%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.44%) Cisco
8 3 (2.44%) JD Edwards
8 3 (2.44%) Symantec
8 3 (2.44%) Omniture
8 3 (2.44%) Google
9 2 (1.63%) VMware
9 2 (1.63%) Citrix
9 2 (1.63%) CommVault
9 2 (1.63%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.63%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.81%) RedPrairie
10 1 (0.81%) Informatica
10 1 (0.81%) webMethods
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