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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 16 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 34.04% 15.15% 13.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.56% 38.46% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 4
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +2.04%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
45 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 95.74% 39.39% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 42 5 10
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -11.36%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 17 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Street

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 30 (83.33%) C#
2 26 (72.22%) HTML
2 26 (72.22%) .NET
2 26 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET
3 25 (69.44%) SpecFlow
4 22 (61.11%) CSS
5 21 (58.33%) Finance
5 21 (58.33%) Banking
6 20 (55.56%) IIS
6 20 (55.56%) MVC
6 20 (55.56%) NUnit
6 20 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (55.56%) NHibernate
6 20 (55.56%) MonoRail
6 20 (55.56%) jQuery
6 20 (55.56%) HTML5
6 20 (55.56%) Castle Windsor
6 20 (55.56%) CSS3
6 20 (55.56%) NServiceBus
6 20 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (16.67%) Selenium
7 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (16.67%) WebDriver
8 5 (13.89%) Java
8 5 (13.89%) Windows
8 5 (13.89%) Bugzilla
8 5 (13.89%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 20 (55.56%) IIS
1 20 (55.56%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.78%) SAS
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.78%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) LDAP
1 1 (2.78%) DHCP
1 1 (2.78%) FTP
1 1 (2.78%) DNS
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 20 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) Star Schema
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) QlikView
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (2.78%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 25 (69.44%) SpecFlow
2 20 (55.56%) NUnit
3 6 (16.67%) Selenium
3 6 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 5 (13.89%) Cucumber
4 5 (13.89%) Hudson
4 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
4 5 (13.89%) TeamCity
4 5 (13.89%) JIRA
4 5 (13.89%) Bugzilla
General
1 21 (58.33%) Finance
1 21 (58.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 20 (55.56%) Web Developer
2 20 (55.56%) Applications Developer
2 20 (55.56%) Web Applications Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Test Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Data Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (2.78%) PHP Developer
5 1 (2.78%) IT Manager
5 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.78%) TM1 Developer
5 1 (2.78%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (2.78%) QA Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) HTML
1 26 (72.22%) .NET
2 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET
3 22 (61.11%) CSS
4 20 (55.56%) NHibernate
4 20 (55.56%) MonoRail
4 20 (55.56%) jQuery
4 20 (55.56%) HTML5
4 20 (55.56%) Castle Windsor
4 20 (55.56%) CSS3
4 20 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (5.56%) Web Services
5 2 (5.56%) XML
6 1 (2.78%) XSLT
6 1 (2.78%) JSON
6 1 (2.78%) SOAP
6 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.78%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Android
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) MVC
2 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (13.89%) BDD
3 5 (13.89%) User Stories
3 5 (13.89%) Automation Testing
3 5 (13.89%) TDD
3 5 (13.89%) Automated Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Scrum
3 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
4 4 (11.11%) System Testing
5 2 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) OOP
6 1 (2.78%) OO
6 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (13.89%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) Ruby
3 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Nagios
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) HP
2 2 (5.56%) Cognos
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Apple
3 1 (2.78%) NEC
3 1 (2.78%) Mitel
3 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
3 1 (2.78%) ProCurve
3 1 (2.78%) Infor
3 1 (2.78%) Kerio
3 1 (2.78%) Tableau