The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 8.89% 10.42% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 38.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £42,250 £41,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
SQL
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 28.89% 27.08% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 1
Average salary £42,000 £41,750 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% -5.11%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

SQL
Salary Trend in Sidcup

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

SQL Salary Trend in Sidcup

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) QA
3 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (71.43%) TestComplete
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
4 4 (57.14%) DSDM
4 4 (57.14%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) VBScript
4 4 (57.14%) VB
4 4 (57.14%) ISEB
4 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 4 (57.14%) Time Management
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) User Stories
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) BPMN
5 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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.

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
1 5 (71.43%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
4 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 4 (57.14%) DSDM
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) BPMN
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) VBScript
1 4 (57.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware