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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 46 71 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.15% 19.03% 21.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.07% 41.52% 53.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32 67 72
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,500 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
135 171 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 41.54% 45.84% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85 156 131
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 24 December 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 43 (45.26%) Oracle
2 37 (38.95%) Java
3 35 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (28.42%) Perl
5 19 (20.00%) HTML
5 19 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 19 (20.00%) .NET
6 18 (18.95%) Windows
6 18 (18.95%) Microsoft
7 17 (17.89%) SQL Server
7 17 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (14.74%) CSS
9 13 (13.68%) PL/SQL
9 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET
10 12 (12.63%) C#
10 12 (12.63%) XML
10 12 (12.63%) jQuery
11 11 (11.58%) Degree
12 10 (10.53%) J2EE
12 10 (10.53%) OO
12 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
12 10 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (9.47%) MS Office
13 9 (9.47%) MVC
13 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
13 9 (9.47%) Ajax
14 8 (8.42%) T-SQL
14 8 (8.42%) CRM
14 8 (8.42%) WCF
15 7 (7.37%) MS Project

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (5.26%) JBoss
1 5 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 5 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.21%) Railo
2 4 (4.21%) ColdFusion
2 4 (4.21%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.16%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.16%) SAS
3 3 (3.16%) IIS
4 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.47%) MS Office
3 7 (7.37%) MS Project
4 3 (3.16%) SPSS
4 3 (3.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) SaaS
2 3 (3.16%) Office 365
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) LAN
1 4 (4.21%) Internet
1 4 (4.21%) IP Telephony
2 3 (3.16%) VoIP
3 2 (2.11%) WAN
3 2 (2.11%) DHCP
3 2 (2.11%) RIP
3 2 (2.11%) VPN
3 2 (2.11%) DNS
3 2 (2.11%) SAN
3 2 (2.11%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.11%) OSPF
3 2 (2.11%) Firewall
3 2 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.26%) MySQL
4 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.21%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (3.16%) OLTP
6 3 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.11%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (7.37%) ClearQuest
2 2 (2.11%) Subversion
3 1 (1.05%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (5.26%) Finance
1 5 (5.26%) Retail
2 4 (4.21%) Back Office
3 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (49.47%) Developer
2 27 (28.42%) Java Developer
3 15 (15.79%) Analyst
4 11 (11.58%) Consultant
5 9 (9.47%) Software Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.37%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Junior
7 6 (6.32%) Junior Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
9 4 (4.21%) Technical Support
9 4 (4.21%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.21%) ColdFusion Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Support Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.00%) HTML
1 19 (20.00%) .NET
2 14 (14.74%) CSS
3 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET
4 12 (12.63%) XML
4 12 (12.63%) jQuery
5 10 (10.53%) J2EE
6 9 (9.47%) Ajax
7 8 (8.42%) WCF
8 7 (7.37%) Web Services
9 6 (6.32%) XSLT
9 6 (6.32%) Struts
9 6 (6.32%) JSP
9 6 (6.32%) Hibernate
9 6 (6.32%) Spring
10 5 (5.26%) JSF
10 5 (5.26%) J2SE
10 5 (5.26%) SonicMQ
10 5 (5.26%) .NET Framework
10 5 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.16%) Statistics
4 3 (3.16%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.11%) Applied Mathematics
5 2 (2.11%) Handset
5 2 (2.11%) Replication
5 2 (2.11%) FlexPod
5 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.05%) User Experience
6 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.05%) FMCG
6 1 (1.05%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.95%) Windows
2 6 (6.32%) UNIX
3 5 (5.26%) Windows CE
3 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.11%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (2.11%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.05%) Linux
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (10.53%) OO
2 10 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (9.47%) MVC
3 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
4 8 (8.42%) CRM
5 7 (7.37%) Web Development
5 7 (7.37%) Test Scripting
6 6 (6.32%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (6.32%) ITIL
6 6 (6.32%) OOP
6 6 (6.32%) Service Management
6 6 (6.32%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.32%) ITSM
7 5 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 5 (5.26%) Data Management
8 4 (4.21%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (4.21%) Logistics
8 4 (4.21%) E-Commerce
8 4 (4.21%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 37 (38.95%) Java
2 27 (28.42%) Perl
3 19 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.68%) PL/SQL
5 12 (12.63%) C#
6 8 (8.42%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.21%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.16%) Korn
8 3 (3.16%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.16%) Python
8 3 (3.16%) C++
9 2 (2.11%) C
9 2 (2.11%) UniBasic
9 2 (2.11%) PHP
10 1 (1.05%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Degree
2 7 (7.37%) ISEB
2 7 (7.37%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.16%) MCP
4 2 (2.11%) HND
4 2 (2.11%) PhD
4 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.11%) HP MASE
4 2 (2.11%) VCDX
4 2 (2.11%) NCDA
4 2 (2.11%) NCIE
4 2 (2.11%) VCAP
4 2 (2.11%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.21%) vSphere
2 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Legato
Vendors
1 43 (45.26%) Oracle
2 18 (18.95%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.26%) Cisco
4 4 (4.21%) Adobe
4 4 (4.21%) Business Objects
4 4 (4.21%) SAP
4 4 (4.21%) Cognos
4 4 (4.21%) VMware
5 3 (3.16%) Symantec
5 3 (3.16%) Nintex
6 2 (2.11%) IBM
6 2 (2.11%) Veeam
6 2 (2.11%) Aruba
6 2 (2.11%) 3PAR
6 2 (2.11%) Redback
6 2 (2.11%) Brocade
6 2 (2.11%) Citrix
6 2 (2.11%) Juniper
6 2 (2.11%) CommVault
6 2 (2.11%) NetApp
Middlesex
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Middlesex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago