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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 6.25% 14.29% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median 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 Thames Valley region.

Programming Languages Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 6.25% 14.29% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

The demand trend of job ads across the Thames Valley region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Thames Valley region with a requirement for SQL.

1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) QA Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Database Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Master Data Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Database Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle