The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley 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 11 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 9.09% 3.45% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.44% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £51,250 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 Thames Valley region.

Programming Languages Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 20.45% 6.90% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 9
Average salary £50,000 £52,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -5.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

SQL
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

SQL Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

SQL
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (40.00%) Toad
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) SCVMM

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (40.00%) Toad
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle