The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rugby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 19 5
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL 12 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 16.90% 8.33% 33.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.38% 18.52% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 14
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,800 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £32,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
SQL
Warwickshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rugby region.

Programming Languages Category
Rugby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 40.85% 45.00% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 38
Average salary £37,500 £33,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Rugby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

SQL
Salary Trend in Rugby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Rugby region.

SQL Salary Trend in Rugby

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (40.00%) Windows
3 9 (36.00%) .NET
3 9 (36.00%) C#
4 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
5 7 (28.00%) MVC
5 7 (28.00%) Web Development
5 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (24.00%) Degree
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (24.00%) Migration
6 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (24.00%) Classic ASP
7 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (20.00%) GPRS
7 5 (20.00%) VPN
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco
7 5 (20.00%) Internet
7 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) Resource Management
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) 4G
7 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) GPRS
1 5 (20.00%) VPN
1 5 (20.00%) Internet
1 5 (20.00%) 4G
2 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) DBA
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (24.00%) Classic ASP
5 4 (16.00%) HTML
5 4 (16.00%) CSS
6 3 (12.00%) Web Services
6 3 (12.00%) XML
7 2 (8.00%) SOAP
7 2 (8.00%) Drools
7 2 (8.00%) RESTful
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Statistics
1 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) UNIX
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) MVC
1 7 (28.00%) Web Development
2 6 (24.00%) Migration
2 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Kanban
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) DSDM
5 2 (8.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Android Development
6 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) MCITP
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MCSE
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (8.00%) XenApp
1 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (8.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) SAP
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) JBoss
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle