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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 39 64 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.31% 16.04% 22.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.21% 40.51% 56.64%
Number of salaries quoted 30 60 78
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
114 158 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.91% 39.60% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 89 139 130
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £64,000
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 30 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 37 (44.05%) Oracle
2 30 (35.71%) Java
3 29 (34.52%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (23.81%) Perl
5 19 (22.62%) HTML
6 18 (21.43%) .NET
6 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 16 (19.05%) JavaScript
7 16 (19.05%) Windows
7 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET
8 13 (15.48%) jQuery
9 12 (14.29%) CSS
9 12 (14.29%) PL/SQL
9 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 11 (13.10%) MS Office
10 11 (13.10%) XML
11 10 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (11.90%) Degree
12 9 (10.71%) ISTQB
12 9 (10.71%) Test Scripting
12 9 (10.71%) Software Engineering
12 9 (10.71%) MS Project
12 9 (10.71%) J2EE
12 9 (10.71%) C#
12 9 (10.71%) ClearQuest
12 9 (10.71%) ISEB
13 8 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (9.52%) OO

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (5.95%) WebSphere
1 5 (5.95%) JBoss
1 5 (5.95%) Tomcat
1 5 (5.95%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (4.76%) ColdFusion
2 4 (4.76%) Railo
3 3 (3.57%) SAS
3 3 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.10%) MS Office
3 9 (10.71%) MS Project
4 3 (3.57%) InfoPath
4 3 (3.57%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) SaaS
2 3 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) LAN
2 4 (4.76%) Internet
2 4 (4.76%) SAN
2 4 (4.76%) IP Telephony
3 3 (3.57%) WAN
3 3 (3.57%) VPN
3 3 (3.57%) Firewall
4 2 (2.38%) OSPF
4 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.38%) VoIP
4 2 (2.38%) DNS
4 2 (2.38%) DHCP
4 2 (2.38%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.76%) OLTP
4 4 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.38%) MySQL
6 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.38%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) ClearQuest
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 7 (8.33%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.76%) Back Office
2 4 (4.76%) Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) French Language
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (44.05%) Developer
2 20 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.86%) Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) Test Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) Consultant
4 9 (10.71%) Software Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Junior Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Applications Support
6 5 (5.95%) Applications Consultant
6 5 (5.95%) Junior
7 4 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Technical Support
7 4 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) ColdFusion Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.62%) HTML
2 18 (21.43%) .NET
3 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET
3 13 (15.48%) jQuery
4 12 (14.29%) CSS
5 11 (13.10%) XML
6 9 (10.71%) J2EE
7 8 (9.52%) Ajax
8 7 (8.33%) WCF
9 6 (7.14%) JSP
10 5 (5.95%) iBATIS
10 5 (5.95%) Spring
10 5 (5.95%) JSF
10 5 (5.95%) MyBatis
10 5 (5.95%) J2SE
10 5 (5.95%) XSLT
10 5 (5.95%) Struts
10 5 (5.95%) Web Services
10 5 (5.95%) Hibernate
10 5 (5.95%) SonicMQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.52%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.57%) Statistics
5 3 (3.57%) Replication
6 2 (2.38%) Handset
6 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.38%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (1.19%) User Experience
7 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.05%) Windows
2 5 (5.95%) Windows CE
3 4 (4.76%) UNIX
4 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (10.71%) Test Scripting
3 9 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 8 (9.52%) OO
5 7 (8.33%) CRM
5 7 (8.33%) ITIL
6 6 (7.14%) Service Management
6 6 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.14%) ITSM
6 6 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (7.14%) Web Development
7 5 (5.95%) Unit Testing
7 5 (5.95%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.95%) MVC
8 4 (4.76%) OOP
8 4 (4.76%) People Management
8 4 (4.76%) Coaching
8 4 (4.76%) Data Management
8 4 (4.76%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 30 (35.71%) Java
2 20 (23.81%) Perl
3 16 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 9 (10.71%) C#
6 7 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.38%) VB
8 2 (2.38%) C++
8 2 (2.38%) C
8 2 (2.38%) Python
8 2 (2.38%) UniBasic
8 2 (2.38%) Korn
9 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Degree
2 9 (10.71%) ISTQB
2 9 (10.71%) ISEB
3 3 (3.57%) HP MASE
3 3 (3.57%) MCP
3 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.38%) HND
4 2 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.57%) vSphere
2 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 37 (44.05%) Oracle
2 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.76%) HP
3 4 (4.76%) Adobe
3 4 (4.76%) VMware
3 4 (4.76%) Business Objects
3 4 (4.76%) SAP
3 4 (4.76%) Cognos
4 3 (3.57%) Brocade
4 3 (3.57%) 3PAR
4 3 (3.57%) Veeam
4 3 (3.57%) Nintex
4 3 (3.57%) Cisco
5 2 (2.38%) Juniper
5 2 (2.38%) IBM
5 2 (2.38%) Aruba
5 2 (2.38%) Redback
6 1 (1.19%) NetApp
6 1 (1.19%) Citrix
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
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