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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 6.38% 19.51% 42.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 47.06% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
Average salary £42,000 £46,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.16% +19.87%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
12 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 25.53% 41.46% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 3
Average salary £42,000 £48,625 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.62% +24.67%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 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 10 (71.43%) QA
2 8 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) ISEB
4 6 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) Selenium
4 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 6 (42.86%) TestComplete
5 5 (35.71%) TDD
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) DSDM
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 4 (28.57%) CRM
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) VBScript
6 4 (28.57%) VB
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Change Management

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 6 (42.86%) Selenium
2 6 (42.86%) TestComplete
3 1 (7.14%) Moq
3 1 (7.14%) NUnit
General
1 4 (28.57%) Advertising
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) QA Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Quality Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
2 5 (35.71%) DSDM
3 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 4 (28.57%) CRM
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) BDD
3 4 (28.57%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) VBScript
3 4 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISEB
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) VMware