The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 8 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 53.33% 35.85% 13.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 88.89% 70.37% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 8
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
SQL
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 60.00% 50.94% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 23
Average salary £47,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.26% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

SQL
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

SQL Salary Trend in Sussex

SQL
Salary Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Sussex

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
3 4 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Advertising
4 3 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) XSLT
6 1 (8.33%) MSMQ
6 1 (8.33%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (8.33%) Alteryx
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) ETL Development
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) SAS
6 1 (8.33%) XQuery
6 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (8.33%) Customer Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
6 1 (8.33%) SAP
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (8.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (8.33%) QlikView
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Advertising
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Applications Support
2 5 (41.67%) Applications Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Objects Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Campaign Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Metrics Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (8.33%) MSMQ
4 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Insight
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) ETL Development
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) XPath
3 1 (8.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Alteryx
1 1 (8.33%) SAP