The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 16 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 29.63% 17.50% 11.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.65% 38.89% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 4
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -3.06%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
SQL
Somerset

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

Programming Languages Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 90.74% 45.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 48 10 12
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,090 £28,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Street

SQL
Salary Trend in Street

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

SQL Salary Trend in Street

SQL
Salary Histogram in Street

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Street region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Street

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Street 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 26 (83.87%) C#
2 22 (70.97%) HTML
2 22 (70.97%) .NET
2 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
3 21 (67.74%) ASP.NET
3 21 (67.74%) SpecFlow
4 18 (58.06%) CSS
5 17 (54.84%) Finance
5 17 (54.84%) Banking
6 16 (51.61%) IIS
6 16 (51.61%) MVC
6 16 (51.61%) NUnit
6 16 (51.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (51.61%) NHibernate
6 16 (51.61%) MonoRail
6 16 (51.61%) jQuery
6 16 (51.61%) HTML5
6 16 (51.61%) Castle Windsor
6 16 (51.61%) CSS3
6 16 (51.61%) NServiceBus
6 16 (51.61%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (19.35%) Selenium
7 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
8 5 (16.13%) Java
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.13%) Bugzilla
8 5 (16.13%) Scrum
8 5 (16.13%) TDD
8 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Street 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 16 (51.61%) IIS
1 16 (51.61%) NServiceBus
2 1 (3.23%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (3.23%) Cognos Controller
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
2 16 (51.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) Star Schema
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) QlikView
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (3.23%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (3.23%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (3.23%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 21 (67.74%) SpecFlow
2 16 (51.61%) NUnit
3 6 (19.35%) Selenium
3 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
4 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
4 5 (16.13%) Hudson
4 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
4 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
4 5 (16.13%) JIRA
4 5 (16.13%) Bugzilla
General
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
1 17 (54.84%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Web Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Applications Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Web Applications Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Test Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) TM1 Developer
5 1 (3.23%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (3.23%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) HTML
1 22 (70.97%) .NET
2 21 (67.74%) ASP.NET
3 18 (58.06%) CSS
4 16 (51.61%) NHibernate
4 16 (51.61%) MonoRail
4 16 (51.61%) jQuery
4 16 (51.61%) HTML5
4 16 (51.61%) Castle Windsor
4 16 (51.61%) CSS3
4 16 (51.61%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (6.45%) XML
6 1 (3.23%) XSLT
6 1 (3.23%) JSON
6 1 (3.23%) SOAP
6 1 (3.23%) Web Services
6 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) MVC
2 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
3 5 (16.13%) Scrum
3 5 (16.13%) TDD
3 5 (16.13%) BDD
3 5 (16.13%) User Stories
3 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
3 5 (16.13%) Automation Testing
4 4 (12.90%) System Testing
5 2 (6.45%) ETL
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) OOP
6 1 (3.23%) OO
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) C#
2 5 (16.13%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) Ruby
3 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Cognos
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) Tableau