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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 32 53 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.39% 13.80% 18.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.00% 35.57% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 23 49 68
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £22,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
100 149 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 35.59% 38.80% 37.90%
Number of salaries quoted 70 125 134
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,300 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 3 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 31 (40.26%) Oracle
2 29 (37.66%) Java
2 29 (37.66%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (28.57%) HTML
4 18 (23.38%) JavaScript
5 17 (22.08%) .NET
5 17 (22.08%) Windows
5 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
6 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
7 15 (19.48%) Perl
7 15 (19.48%) CSS
7 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (16.88%) J2EE
9 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET
9 12 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
9 12 (15.58%) Degree
10 11 (14.29%) OO
10 11 (14.29%) XML
11 10 (12.99%) MS Office
11 10 (12.99%) PL/SQL
11 10 (12.99%) C#
11 10 (12.99%) jQuery
12 9 (11.69%) Test Scripting
12 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
12 9 (11.69%) T-SQL
13 8 (10.39%) Finance
14 7 (9.09%) ISEB
14 7 (9.09%) ClearQuest
14 7 (9.09%) MS Project

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 5 (6.49%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (6.49%) JBoss
1 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
1 5 (6.49%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.19%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.90%) SAS
3 3 (3.90%) ColdFusion
3 3 (3.90%) Railo
3 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.99%) MS Office
3 7 (9.09%) MS Project
4 3 (3.90%) SPSS
4 3 (3.90%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) SaaS
2 3 (3.90%) Office 365
2 3 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) LAN
2 4 (5.19%) WAN
2 4 (5.19%) VPN
2 4 (5.19%) SAN
2 4 (5.19%) Internet
2 4 (5.19%) Firewall
3 3 (3.90%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (3.90%) OSPF
3 3 (3.90%) DNS
3 3 (3.90%) DHCP
3 3 (3.90%) RIP
3 3 (3.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.19%) Data Mining
3 4 (5.19%) OLTP
3 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.19%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.60%) OLAP
5 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.60%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (9.09%) ClearQuest
2 3 (3.90%) Maven
2 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.49%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) French Language
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (45.45%) Developer
2 20 (25.97%) Java Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Analyst
4 9 (11.69%) Consultant
4 9 (11.69%) Software Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.49%) PL/SQL Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) SQL Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Junior Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Junior
7 5 (6.49%) Applications Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Junior .NET Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.90%) UI Programmer
9 3 (3.90%) Storage Specialist
9 3 (3.90%) SharePoint Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.57%) HTML
2 17 (22.08%) .NET
3 15 (19.48%) CSS
4 13 (16.88%) J2EE
5 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET
6 11 (14.29%) XML
7 10 (12.99%) jQuery
8 7 (9.09%) WCF
9 6 (7.79%) Ajax
10 5 (6.49%) Spring
10 5 (6.49%) JSF
10 5 (6.49%) iBATIS
10 5 (6.49%) MyBatis
10 5 (6.49%) XSLT
10 5 (6.49%) J2SE
10 5 (6.49%) SonicMQ
10 5 (6.49%) Hibernate
10 5 (6.49%) JSP
10 5 (6.49%) SOAP
10 5 (6.49%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 29 (37.66%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.90%) Handset
5 3 (3.90%) Replication
5 3 (3.90%) Statistics
5 3 (3.90%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.60%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.08%) Windows
2 5 (6.49%) Windows CE
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000
4 3 (3.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (14.29%) OO
4 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
4 9 (11.69%) Test Scripting
5 7 (9.09%) ITIL
6 6 (7.79%) CRM
6 6 (7.79%) Service Management
6 6 (7.79%) Data Management
6 6 (7.79%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.79%) ITSM
6 6 (7.79%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.19%) Logistics
8 4 (5.19%) Web Development
8 4 (5.19%) OOP
8 4 (5.19%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (5.19%) MVC
8 4 (5.19%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.19%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.66%) Java
2 18 (23.38%) JavaScript
3 15 (19.48%) Perl
4 10 (12.99%) PL/SQL
4 10 (12.99%) C#
5 9 (11.69%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.19%) VB
6 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.60%) Python
7 2 (2.60%) C++
7 2 (2.60%) UniBasic
7 2 (2.60%) C
8 1 (1.30%) Korn
8 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Degree
2 7 (9.09%) ISEB
2 7 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.19%) HND
4 3 (3.90%) HP MASE
4 3 (3.90%) MCP
4 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.60%) VCP4
5 2 (2.60%) PhD
6 1 (1.30%) CCNA
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.90%) vSphere
Vendors
1 31 (40.26%) Oracle
2 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.19%) HP
3 4 (5.19%) Business Objects
3 4 (5.19%) SAP
3 4 (5.19%) Cognos
3 4 (5.19%) Cisco
3 4 (5.19%) VMware
4 3 (3.90%) Juniper
4 3 (3.90%) Brocade
4 3 (3.90%) Veeam
4 3 (3.90%) Aruba
4 3 (3.90%) 3PAR
4 3 (3.90%) Nintex
4 3 (3.90%) Adobe
5 2 (2.60%) IBM
5 2 (2.60%) Redback
6 1 (1.30%) NetApp
6 1 (1.30%) Citrix
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