The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had SQL Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Programmer
Rank 811 827 708
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -119
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Programmer 99 143 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 92 132 246
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SQL Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured SQL Programmer in the job title.

SQL Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Programmer within the UK.

SQL Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

SQL Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Programmer over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 within the UK.

SQL Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Programmer
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -11 94 £42,500 -11.45% 5
London +18 50 £42,500 -19.04% 2
South East +26 33 £40,000 -5.88%
West Sussex - 14 £36,587 -
Kent +15 10 £37,500 +50.00%
Surrey +31 9 £52,500 +5.00%
East of England +31 9 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Essex +15 5 £42,500 -22.72%
Gatwick - 5 £45,000 -
Scotland +19 4 - -
Glasgow +5 4 - -
Crawley - 4 £33,173 -
Hertfordshire +23 3 £60,000 +33.33%
Croydon -14 3 £57,500 +21.05%
Romford - 3 £44,000 -
West Midlands -7 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Staffordshire - 2 £40,000 -
Reigate - 2 £22,500 -
Chelmsford - 2 £20,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £40,000 -
Wales +5 1 £40,000 +50.94%
Swansea - 1 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Camberley - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £65,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £55,000 - 1
West Wales - 1 £40,000 -

SQL Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, SQL Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring SQL Programmer in the job title.

1 215 (93.89%) SQL
2 162 (70.74%) .NET
3 151 (65.94%) C#
4 132 (57.64%) SQL Server
5 98 (42.79%) ASP.NET
6 90 (39.30%) JavaScript
7 70 (30.57%) MVC
8 66 (28.82%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (26.20%) Web Services
10 59 (25.76%) Java
11 54 (23.58%) Software Engineering
12 51 (22.27%) HTML
12 51 (22.27%) Oracle
13 47 (20.52%) Finance
14 45 (19.65%) Degree
15 38 (16.59%) Visual Studio
16 37 (16.16%) SharePoint
16 37 (16.16%) WCF
17 36 (15.72%) jQuery
18 34 (14.85%) Microsoft
18 34 (14.85%) XML
18 34 (14.85%) CSS
19 32 (13.97%) SQL Server 2008
20 31 (13.54%) SharePoint 2010
21 30 (13.10%) TDD
22 29 (12.66%) Computer Science
22 29 (12.66%) MS Excel
23 28 (12.23%) HTML5
24 27 (11.79%) VB.NET
25 26 (11.35%) SharePoint 2013

SQL Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 37 (16.16%) SharePoint
2 31 (13.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 26 (11.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 16 (6.99%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.18%) JCAPS
6 3 (1.31%) IIS
6 3 (1.31%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.31%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.44%) SAS
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 29 (12.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.44%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.31%) HTTP
1 3 (1.31%) SSL
2 2 (0.87%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (57.64%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (7.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (6.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (6.11%) Oracle Database
6 12 (5.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (3.49%) NoSQL
8 7 (3.06%) DataStage
9 6 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.18%) QlikView
10 5 (2.18%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.31%) Power BI
13 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
14 1 (0.44%) Data Mart
14 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.44%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 38 (16.59%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.80%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.93%) JUnit
4 8 (3.49%) Codeship
4 8 (3.49%) Gradle
4 8 (3.49%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.49%) Maven
4 8 (3.49%) Mockito
4 8 (3.49%) Protractor
5 7 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.87%) JIRA
6 2 (0.87%) NUnit
7 1 (0.44%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.44%) MSTest
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.44%) Subversion
7 1 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 47 (20.52%) Finance
2 25 (10.92%) Banking
3 15 (6.55%) Retail
4 9 (3.93%) Legal
5 8 (3.49%) Back Office
6 5 (2.18%) Marketing
7 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.31%) Advertising
8 3 (1.31%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.87%) Games
9 2 (0.87%) Law
10 1 (0.44%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (70.74%) .NET
2 98 (42.79%) ASP.NET
3 60 (26.20%) Web Services
4 51 (22.27%) HTML
5 37 (16.16%) WCF
6 36 (15.72%) jQuery
7 34 (14.85%) CSS
7 34 (14.85%) XML
8 28 (12.23%) HTML5
9 23 (10.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (10.04%) RESTful
10 20 (8.73%) .NET Framework
10 20 (8.73%) AngularJS
11 17 (7.42%) Spring
12 16 (6.99%) SOAP
13 12 (5.24%) Hibernate
13 12 (5.24%) WPF
14 10 (4.37%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (4.37%) React
15 9 (3.93%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.66%) Computer Science
2 6 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.62%) Client/Server
3 4 (1.75%) SWIFT
4 3 (1.31%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.87%) AS400
5 2 (0.87%) Blog
5 2 (0.87%) Cryptography
5 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.44%) Derivative
6 1 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.68%) Unix
2 9 (3.93%) Windows
3 8 (3.49%) Android
3 8 (3.49%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (30.57%) MVC
2 66 (28.82%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (23.58%) Software Engineering
4 30 (13.10%) TDD
5 23 (10.04%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (10.04%) OO
6 18 (7.86%) Multithreading
7 16 (6.99%) Mentoring
7 16 (6.99%) Waterfall
8 15 (6.55%) SDLC
8 15 (6.55%) SOLID
9 14 (6.11%) Migration
9 14 (6.11%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (5.68%) Scrum
11 12 (5.24%) Unit Testing
12 11 (4.80%) OOP
12 11 (4.80%) SOA
12 11 (4.80%) Web Development
13 10 (4.37%) Time Management
14 9 (3.93%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 215 (93.89%) SQL
2 151 (65.94%) C#
3 90 (39.30%) JavaScript
4 59 (25.76%) Java
5 27 (11.79%) VB.NET
6 23 (10.04%) T-SQL
7 21 (9.17%) PL/SQL
8 20 (8.73%) VB
9 13 (5.68%) C++
9 13 (5.68%) VBScript
10 12 (5.24%) Python
11 8 (3.49%) XAML
12 7 (3.06%) Perl
12 7 (3.06%) VBA
13 6 (2.62%) C
14 4 (1.75%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.87%) RPG
15 2 (0.87%) RPG IV
15 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 45 (19.65%) Degree
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.49%) SLA
2 6 (2.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.44%) RosettaNet
Systems Management
1 8 (3.49%) Ansible
2 1 (0.44%) Control-M
Vendors
1 51 (22.27%) Oracle
2 34 (14.85%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.75%) Tableau
4 3 (1.31%) Sybase
5 2 (0.87%) Murex
5 2 (0.87%) SAP
6 1 (0.44%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.44%) Blue Martini
6 1 (0.44%) BMC
6 1 (0.44%) Cognos
6 1 (0.44%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.44%) HP
6 1 (0.44%) IDERA
6 1 (0.44%) Perforce
6 1 (0.44%) RedGate
6 1 (0.44%) Remedy
6 1 (0.44%) Xamarin
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago