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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 50 59 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.32% 16.34% 15.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.17% 37.82% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 54 67
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £23,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
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
106 156 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.83% 43.21% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 47 133 142
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
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 6 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 39 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (42.22%) Java
3 31 (34.44%) Oracle
4 30 (33.33%) HTML
5 28 (31.11%) JavaScript
5 28 (31.11%) CSS
6 22 (24.44%) J2EE
6 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
7 19 (21.11%) OO
8 17 (18.89%) XML
9 16 (17.78%) Windows
10 15 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (16.67%) Test Scripting
11 14 (15.56%) Degree
11 14 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (15.56%) .NET
12 13 (14.44%) SOAP
12 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
13 12 (13.33%) Finance
14 11 (12.22%) Product Management
14 11 (12.22%) Waterfall
14 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (12.22%) Maven
14 11 (12.22%) Validation
14 11 (12.22%) PL/SQL
14 11 (12.22%) T-SQL
14 11 (12.22%) VB
14 11 (12.22%) Eclipse
14 11 (12.22%) UML
14 11 (12.22%) Swing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (4.44%) IIS
1 4 (4.44%) Apache
1 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.22%) SAS
4 1 (1.11%) CMS
4 1 (1.11%) WordPress
4 1 (1.11%) Kentico
4 1 (1.11%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (7.78%) MS Office
1 7 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.44%) MS Project
3 3 (3.33%) InfoPath
4 2 (2.22%) SPSS
5 1 (1.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle SCM
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) SaaS
2 3 (3.33%) Office 365
2 3 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.78%) VPN
2 6 (6.67%) LAN
2 6 (6.67%) VoIP
3 4 (4.44%) HTTP
3 4 (4.44%) SAN
3 4 (4.44%) Internet
3 4 (4.44%) Wireshark
4 3 (3.33%) Firewall
4 3 (3.33%) WAN
5 2 (2.22%) DHCP
5 2 (2.22%) RIP
5 2 (2.22%) DNS
5 2 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.22%) OSPF
5 2 (2.22%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (7.78%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
5 6 (6.67%) OLAP
5 6 (6.67%) Data Mining
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (4.44%) OLTP
7 4 (4.44%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.22%) MySQL
9 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.11%) Big Data
10 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.11%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Eclipse
1 11 (12.22%) Maven
2 4 (4.44%) ClearQuest
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.11%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (13.33%) Finance
2 9 (10.00%) Banking
3 8 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.44%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 46 (51.11%) Developer
2 28 (31.11%) Java Developer
3 16 (17.78%) Analyst
4 12 (13.33%) Front-End Developer
5 11 (12.22%) UI Programmer
5 11 (12.22%) UI Developer
6 10 (11.11%) Java Swing Developer
6 10 (11.11%) Consultant
6 10 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 9 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Programmer
8 6 (6.67%) SQL Programmer
9 5 (5.56%) Applications Consultant
10 4 (4.44%) Customer Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Analyst Programmer
10 4 (4.44%) Test Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (4.44%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.33%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (33.33%) HTML
2 28 (31.11%) CSS
3 22 (24.44%) J2EE
4 17 (18.89%) XML
5 14 (15.56%) .NET
6 13 (14.44%) SOAP
7 11 (12.22%) Swing
8 10 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 8 (8.89%) Web Services
10 5 (5.56%) XSLT
10 5 (5.56%) WCF
10 5 (5.56%) jQuery
11 4 (4.44%) ODBC
12 3 (3.33%) Ajax
12 3 (3.33%) WPF
13 2 (2.22%) HTML5
13 2 (2.22%) Entity Framework
13 2 (2.22%) REST
13 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (2.22%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 39 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.33%) Replication
5 2 (2.22%) Statistics
5 2 (2.22%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.22%) Applied Mathematics
5 2 (2.22%) Handset
5 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.22%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.11%) User Experience
6 1 (1.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.78%) Windows
2 4 (4.44%) Linux
2 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.22%) UNIX
3 2 (2.22%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.11%) OO
2 15 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 14 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (12.22%) UML
4 11 (12.22%) Validation
4 11 (12.22%) Product Management
4 11 (12.22%) Waterfall
5 9 (10.00%) ITIL
6 8 (8.89%) Data Management
6 8 (8.89%) Data Modelling
6 8 (8.89%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.67%) ITSM
7 6 (6.67%) Service Management
7 6 (6.67%) CRM
7 6 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.44%) Data Protection
9 4 (4.44%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.22%) Java
2 28 (31.11%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.22%) PL/SQL
3 11 (12.22%) T-SQL
3 11 (12.22%) VB
4 10 (11.11%) Perl
4 10 (11.11%) C#
5 4 (4.44%) C++
5 4 (4.44%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.22%) C
6 2 (2.22%) Python
6 2 (2.22%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 14 (15.56%) Degree
2 6 (6.67%) HND
3 4 (4.44%) ISEB
3 4 (4.44%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.33%) HP MASE
4 3 (3.33%) MCP
4 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.22%) PhD
6 1 (1.11%) CCNA
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) GxP
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.78%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.33%) vSphere
3 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (34.44%) Oracle
2 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.89%) VMware
4 5 (5.56%) SAP
5 4 (4.44%) Cognos
5 4 (4.44%) Business Objects
5 4 (4.44%) HP
6 3 (3.33%) Brocade
6 3 (3.33%) Cisco
6 3 (3.33%) Veeam
6 3 (3.33%) JD Edwards
6 3 (3.33%) 3PAR
6 3 (3.33%) Nintex
7 2 (2.22%) Aruba
7 2 (2.22%) IBM
7 2 (2.22%) Adobe
7 2 (2.22%) Redback
7 2 (2.22%) Juniper
8 1 (1.11%) NetApp
8 1 (1.11%) Citrix
Middlesex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £750000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago