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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 15 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 26.79% 21.74% 15.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 68.18% 35.71% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 11
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £40,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £62,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
22 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 39.29% 60.87% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 31
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £36,000 £33,361
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 August 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Sussex

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 15 (40.54%) HTML
3 14 (37.84%) .NET
3 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET
5 12 (32.43%) Degree
6 11 (29.73%) SOAP
6 11 (29.73%) Windows
6 11 (29.73%) SOA
7 9 (24.32%) Oracle
7 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
7 9 (24.32%) C#
7 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (24.32%) Visualisation
8 8 (21.62%) Refactoring
8 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
8 8 (21.62%) VMware
8 8 (21.62%) Java
8 8 (21.62%) Web Services
8 8 (21.62%) XML
8 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
8 8 (21.62%) UNIX
8 8 (21.62%) ETL
8 8 (21.62%) Social Media
8 8 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
8 8 (21.62%) Data Structures
8 8 (21.62%) SDLC
9 7 (18.92%) API Development
9 7 (18.92%) Oracle ODI

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (18.92%) Tomcat
1 7 (18.92%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) SAS
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.41%) Network Security
2 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
2 2 (5.41%) VoIP
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) SAN
2 2 (5.41%) H.323
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle ODI
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (10.81%) Hadoop
5 4 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.70%) WebFOCUS
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.70%) DB2
8 1 (2.70%) OLAP
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Subversion
1 7 (18.92%) Maven
2 4 (10.81%) Selenium
2 4 (10.81%) Fiddler
2 4 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (10.81%) SoapUI
2 4 (10.81%) LoadUI
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (13.51%) German Language
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Senior Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Technical Project Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Project Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Technical Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle Project Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Agile Project Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Business Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Project Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Project Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) HTML
2 14 (37.84%) .NET
3 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET
4 11 (29.73%) SOAP
5 8 (21.62%) Web Services
5 8 (21.62%) XML
6 7 (18.92%) CSS
6 7 (18.92%) JSP
6 7 (18.92%) XML Schema
6 7 (18.92%) jQuery
7 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.51%) HTML5
9 4 (10.81%) DOM
9 4 (10.81%) CSS3
10 3 (8.11%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (8.11%) LINQ
10 3 (8.11%) Ajax
11 2 (5.41%) Classic ASP
12 1 (2.70%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Visualisation
2 8 (21.62%) Social Media
2 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.62%) Data Structures
3 3 (8.11%) New Media
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.70%) Replication
5 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) UNIX
3 7 (18.92%) Linux
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) SOA
3 8 (21.62%) ETL
3 8 (21.62%) Refactoring
3 8 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (21.62%) SDLC
4 7 (18.92%) API Development
4 7 (18.92%) Release Management
4 7 (18.92%) Knowledge Management
4 7 (18.92%) Web Development
4 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (18.92%) Project Management
4 7 (18.92%) Asset Management
4 7 (18.92%) TOGAF
5 6 (16.22%) Change Management
6 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
6 5 (13.51%) Change Control
6 5 (13.51%) Business Analytics
6 5 (13.51%) Analytics
7 4 (10.81%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) C#
1 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
2 8 (21.62%) Java
2 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
3 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.92%) XQuery
3 7 (18.92%) XPath
4 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.41%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) MCSE
2 2 (5.41%) MCSA
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) VMware
3 7 (18.92%) iRise
4 5 (13.51%) Tableau
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.41%) Avaya
5 2 (5.41%) Ruckus Wireless
5 2 (5.41%) SonicWALL
5 2 (5.41%) Veeam
6 1 (2.70%) Cognos