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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 24 50 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.20% 17.79% 15.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 45.45% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 52
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
60 110 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 35.50% 39.15% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 56 49 134
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 1 May 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (59.62%) Oracle
2 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
3 13 (25.00%) .NET
3 13 (25.00%) Windows
3 13 (25.00%) Web Services
3 13 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 11 (21.15%) Analytics
6 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
6 10 (19.23%) Degree
6 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (19.23%) RDBMS
7 9 (17.31%) C#
7 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (15.38%) People Management
8 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database
8 8 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (15.38%) SAP
8 8 (15.38%) Internet
9 6 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (11.54%) ITIL
9 6 (11.54%) IIS
9 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
10 5 (9.62%) Tableau
10 5 (9.62%) Marketing
10 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
10 5 (9.62%) WCF

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 6 (11.54%) IIS
2 4 (7.69%) CMS
2 4 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.77%) SAS
4 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) TrackWise
2 1 (1.92%) Aareon QL
2 1 (1.92%) Academy Housing
2 1 (1.92%) Data Workbench
2 1 (1.92%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (1.92%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (1.92%) OPENHousing
2 1 (1.92%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (1.92%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Internet
2 4 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (1.92%) ADSL
3 1 (1.92%) Broadband
3 1 (1.92%) DHCP
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) HTTP
3 1 (1.92%) SSL
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (19.23%) RDBMS
3 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
4 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database
5 6 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (7.69%) Hadoop
7 3 (5.77%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (3.85%) Data Mining
8 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.85%) OLAP
8 2 (3.85%) OLTP
8 2 (3.85%) QlikView
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.69%) Mercurial
2 4 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (5.77%) Toad
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (9.62%) Marketing
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Games
3 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Automotive
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Analyst
2 16 (30.77%) Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (11.54%) IT Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 4 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
5 4 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (7.69%) Architect
5 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 4 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.69%) C# Programmer
5 4 (7.69%) Programmer
5 4 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 3 (5.77%) IT Support
6 3 (5.77%) Report Developer
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) .NET
1 13 (25.00%) Web Services
2 5 (9.62%) WCF
3 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (7.69%) CSS
3 4 (7.69%) HTML
4 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.77%) XML
5 2 (3.85%) MDX
5 2 (3.85%) REST
5 2 (3.85%) WinForms
6 1 (1.92%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.92%) JMS
6 1 (1.92%) ServiceStack
6 1 (1.92%) SOAP
6 1 (1.92%) WPF
6 1 (1.92%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) Analytics
2 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (15.38%) People Management
4 6 (11.54%) ITIL
5 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
5 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.69%) DevOps
6 4 (7.69%) ERP
6 4 (7.69%) Investment Management
6 4 (7.69%) MVC
6 4 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Change Management
7 3 (5.77%) Data Architecture
7 3 (5.77%) Data Management
7 3 (5.77%) ETL
7 3 (5.77%) Project Management
8 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) PL/SQL
2 9 (17.31%) C#
3 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.62%) Java
4 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.85%) VBScript
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) MCITP
3 1 (1.92%) MCSE
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) GxP
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) Oracle
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.38%) SAP
4 5 (9.62%) Tableau
5 3 (5.77%) Veeam
5 3 (5.77%) VMware
6 2 (3.85%) Citrix
6 2 (3.85%) Sage
7 1 (1.92%) Aareon
7 1 (1.92%) Adobe
7 1 (1.92%) Capita
7 1 (1.92%) Civica
7 1 (1.92%) Cognos
7 1 (1.92%) ESRI
7 1 (1.92%) Google
7 1 (1.92%) Kypera
7 1 (1.92%) Lotus
7 1 (1.92%) Northgate
7 1 (1.92%) Orchard
Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Computer People
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
UCA Consulting
Posted: 26 days ago