The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 8 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 12.70% 22.45% 20.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.00% 37.93% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 14
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,750 £31,777
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
Programming Languages Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 29 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 39.68% 59.18% 52.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 34
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
SQL
South East

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 23 April 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Sussex

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 13 (65.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (55.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) ADO
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) OO
4 8 (40.00%) SOAP
4 8 (40.00%) C++
4 8 (40.00%) C
4 8 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (30.00%) RAD
5 6 (30.00%) RUP
5 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (30.00%) Scrum
5 6 (30.00%) MVC
5 6 (30.00%) TDD
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (25.00%) Change Management
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (15.00%) Hudson
8 3 (15.00%) Build Automation
8 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
8 3 (15.00%) TeamCity

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Maven
1 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (15.00%) Hudson
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.00%) Ant
2 1 (5.00%) NUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Build Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Build Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Build Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
5 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) VB6 Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (45.00%) ADO
4 8 (40.00%) SOAP
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (15.00%) J2SE
6 3 (15.00%) J2EE
7 2 (10.00%) CSS
8 1 (5.00%) XML
8 1 (5.00%) COM+
8 1 (5.00%) DCOM
8 1 (5.00%) DAO
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (30.00%) RAD
2 6 (30.00%) RUP
2 6 (30.00%) MVC
2 6 (30.00%) Scrum
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
2 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.00%) SOA
5 3 (15.00%) Code Coverage
5 3 (15.00%) Build Automation
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Web Design
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C#
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) C++
2 8 (40.00%) C
2 8 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.00%) VB
4 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle