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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 7 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 13.46% 10.98% 10.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.33% 23.08% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
Average salary £50,000 £33,361 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.87% -17.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £30,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £52,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
30 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 57.69% 47.56% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 8
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,361 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Sussex

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 15 (53.57%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) .NET
3 12 (42.86%) XML
4 11 (39.29%) Web Services
4 11 (39.29%) T-SQL
5 10 (35.71%) MVC
5 10 (35.71%) Finance
6 9 (32.14%) Change Management
6 9 (32.14%) HTML
6 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
6 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
6 9 (32.14%) CSS
7 8 (28.57%) SOAP
7 8 (28.57%) ADO.NET
7 8 (28.57%) Java
7 8 (28.57%) JSON
7 8 (28.57%) LINQ
7 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (28.57%) RESTful
7 8 (28.57%) SaaS
8 7 (25.00%) Hudson
8 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 7 (25.00%) Build Automation
8 7 (25.00%) TeamCity
8 7 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 7 (25.00%) NHibernate
8 7 (25.00%) Maven
8 7 (25.00%) PL/SQL
8 7 (25.00%) SQL Server

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) SAS
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 2 (7.14%) DB2
5 2 (7.14%) MS Access
6 1 (3.57%) OLTP
6 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Maven
1 7 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 7 (25.00%) Ant
1 7 (25.00%) Hudson
1 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) NUnit
3 1 (3.57%) WiX
3 1 (3.57%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) PHPUnit
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Software Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 8 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Build Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Software Build Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Build Manager
5 6 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Architect
6 4 (14.29%) Junior
6 4 (14.29%) Data Architect
6 4 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Data Integration Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) .NET
2 12 (42.86%) XML
3 11 (39.29%) Web Services
4 9 (32.14%) HTML
4 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
4 9 (32.14%) CSS
5 8 (28.57%) SOAP
5 8 (28.57%) ADO.NET
5 8 (28.57%) JSON
5 8 (28.57%) LINQ
5 8 (28.57%) RESTful
6 7 (25.00%) NHibernate
6 7 (25.00%) J2SE
6 7 (25.00%) J2EE
7 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
7 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.57%) MFC
8 1 (3.57%) COM
8 1 (3.57%) X-Windows
8 1 (3.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) MVC
2 9 (32.14%) Change Management
3 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (25.00%) Build Automation
4 7 (25.00%) Code Coverage
5 6 (21.43%) ETL
5 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
7 4 (14.29%) Data Architecture
7 4 (14.29%) Time Management
8 3 (10.71%) Project Management
9 2 (7.14%) SOA
9 2 (7.14%) ITIL
9 2 (7.14%) Data Security
9 2 (7.14%) Migration
9 2 (7.14%) TDD
9 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) T-SQL
3 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (28.57%) Java
5 7 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 7 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.14%) VB
7 1 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) Perl
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) C
7 1 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.14%) Teradata
1 2 (7.14%) Netezza