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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 16 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 45.71% 34.78% 26.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 66.67% 64.00% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 7
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
24 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 68.57% 54.35% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 10
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -5.26%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 25 (78.13%) .NET
2 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 24 (75.00%) C#
2 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (75.00%) Finance
3 23 (71.88%) jQuery
3 23 (71.88%) SpecFlow
4 22 (68.75%) HTML
4 22 (68.75%) Banking
4 22 (68.75%) CSS
5 21 (65.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (65.63%) MVC
5 21 (65.63%) MonoRail
5 21 (65.63%) NHibernate
5 21 (65.63%) HTML5
5 21 (65.63%) Castle Windsor
5 21 (65.63%) CSS3
5 21 (65.63%) KnockoutJS
5 21 (65.63%) IIS
5 21 (65.63%) NServiceBus
5 21 (65.63%) NUnit
6 18 (56.25%) Degree
7 4 (12.50%) Web Services
7 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.50%) HP
7 4 (12.50%) Android
7 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
8 3 (9.38%) Software Licensing
8 3 (9.38%) Windows
8 3 (9.38%) Linux

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (65.63%) IIS
1 21 (65.63%) NServiceBus
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Business One
2 1 (3.13%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (3.13%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) LDAP
1 3 (9.38%) DHCP
1 3 (9.38%) FTP
1 3 (9.38%) DNS
1 3 (9.38%) SAN
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (65.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.13%) QlikView
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (3.13%) OLAP
4 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 23 (71.88%) SpecFlow
2 21 (65.63%) NUnit
3 3 (9.38%) Selenium
3 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
4 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.25%) Hudson
4 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
4 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.25%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.25%) Bugzilla
4 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (75.00%) Finance
2 22 (68.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 21 (65.63%) Web Developer
2 21 (65.63%) Applications Developer
2 21 (65.63%) Web Applications Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) IT Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
4 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
4 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (3.13%) TM1 Developer
4 1 (3.13%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) .NET
2 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 23 (71.88%) jQuery
4 22 (68.75%) HTML
4 22 (68.75%) CSS
5 21 (65.63%) NHibernate
5 21 (65.63%) MonoRail
5 21 (65.63%) CSS3
5 21 (65.63%) KnockoutJS
5 21 (65.63%) HTML5
5 21 (65.63%) Castle Windsor
6 4 (12.50%) Web Services
7 1 (3.13%) XML
7 1 (3.13%) JSON
7 1 (3.13%) SOAP
7 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Streaming Video
2 2 (6.25%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Android
1 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
2 3 (9.38%) Mac OS X
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.38%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) MVC
2 3 (9.38%) Project Management
2 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (9.38%) Software Licensing
3 2 (6.25%) Automation Testing
3 2 (6.25%) BDD
3 2 (6.25%) Web Application Development
3 2 (6.25%) User Stories
3 2 (6.25%) TDD
3 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
3 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 2 (6.25%) Scrum
3 2 (6.25%) Web Design
3 2 (6.25%) Web Development
4 1 (3.13%) Test Management
4 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.13%) OO
4 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (6.25%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.25%) VBA
2 2 (6.25%) Ruby
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Nagios
2 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.50%) HP
2 3 (9.38%) Apple
2 3 (9.38%) NEC
2 3 (9.38%) Mitel
2 3 (9.38%) SonicWALL
2 3 (9.38%) ProCurve
2 3 (9.38%) Infor
2 3 (9.38%) Kerio
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Tableau