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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Programmer
Rank 803 816 699
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -117
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Programmer 115 159 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 106 149 291
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 2016 within the UK.

SQL Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Programmer
Top 30 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 29 July 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 -9 109 £42,500 -15.00% 6
London +20 52 £47,500 -12.03% 4
South East +17 37 £45,000 +2.85% 2
East of England +43 14 £42,500 -5.55%
West Sussex - 13 £45,000 -
Surrey +29 10 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Essex +11 10 £42,500 -22.72%
Gatwick - 7 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +32 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Kent +20 6 £35,000 +12.00% 1
Scotland +15 4 - - 1
Glasgow 0 4 - - 1
West Midlands -4 4 £38,250 -10.00%
Crawley - 4 £33,173 -
Aylesbury - 4 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire +23 3 £60,000 +33.33%
Croydon -11 3 £57,500 +24.32%
City of London +35 2 £75,000 +44.23% 1
Milton Keynes +15 2 £40,000 -
Berkshire -14 2 £43,750 +2.94%
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £40,000 -
Camberley - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 £40,000 -
Cheshire +34 1 £23,500 -32.85%
Yorkshire +28 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Leeds +22 1 £32,500 -7.14%
West Yorkshire +21 1 £32,500 -7.14%
North West +11 1 £23,500 -32.85%
Reading +3 1 £50,000 +66.66%
Wales +2 1 £40,000 +50.94% 1

SQL Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 235 (91.80%) SQL
2 177 (69.14%) .NET
3 170 (66.41%) C#
4 148 (57.81%) SQL Server
5 101 (39.45%) JavaScript
6 100 (39.06%) ASP.NET
7 79 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (28.91%) MVC
9 60 (23.44%) HTML
10 59 (23.05%) Finance
11 58 (22.66%) Oracle
12 56 (21.88%) Software Engineering
13 52 (20.31%) Web Services
14 49 (19.14%) Java
15 43 (16.80%) Microsoft
16 42 (16.41%) Degree
17 41 (16.02%) Visual Studio
18 39 (15.23%) TDD
19 38 (14.84%) CSS
20 36 (14.06%) T-SQL
21 35 (13.67%) jQuery
22 34 (13.28%) SharePoint
23 33 (12.89%) WCF
24 32 (12.50%) PL/SQL
25 31 (12.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 30 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
26 30 (11.72%) HTML5
27 29 (11.33%) ASP.NET MVC
27 29 (11.33%) SQL Server 2008
28 27 (10.55%) XML

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 34 (13.28%) SharePoint
2 27 (10.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 22 (8.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 17 (6.64%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.13%) IIS
6 4 (1.56%) JCAPS
7 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.39%) SAS
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 27 (10.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.39%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.39%) GitHub
3 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.95%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.17%) HTTP
2 3 (1.17%) Network Security
2 3 (1.17%) SSL
3 1 (0.39%) FTP
3 1 (0.39%) NAS
3 1 (0.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (57.81%) SQL Server
2 31 (12.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (11.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (8.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 14 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (4.30%) DataStage
8 9 (3.52%) NoSQL
8 9 (3.52%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (1.56%) QlikView
12 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (1.17%) Power BI
13 3 (1.17%) ProClarity
14 2 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 41 (16.02%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.52%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.52%) JUnit
3 8 (3.13%) Codeship
3 8 (3.13%) Gradle
3 8 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.13%) Maven
3 8 (3.13%) Mockito
3 8 (3.13%) Protractor
4 7 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.34%) Subversion
6 5 (1.95%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.56%) NUnit
8 3 (1.17%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.78%) JIRA
9 2 (0.78%) Selenium
10 1 (0.39%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.39%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 59 (23.05%) Finance
2 20 (7.81%) Banking
3 15 (5.86%) Retail
4 11 (4.30%) Marketing
5 6 (2.34%) Legal
6 5 (1.95%) Back Office
7 4 (1.56%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.17%) Advertising
8 3 (1.17%) Games
8 3 (1.17%) Law
9 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (69.14%) .NET
2 100 (39.06%) ASP.NET
3 60 (23.44%) HTML
4 52 (20.31%) Web Services
5 38 (14.84%) CSS
6 35 (13.67%) jQuery
7 33 (12.89%) WCF
8 30 (11.72%) HTML5
9 29 (11.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (10.55%) XML
11 23 (8.98%) AngularJS
12 22 (8.59%) .NET Framework
13 21 (8.20%) WPF
14 20 (7.81%) RESTful
15 17 (6.64%) Spring
16 16 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (6.25%) Hibernate
17 13 (5.08%) Ajax
17 13 (5.08%) React
17 13 (5.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.16%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (1.95%) Algorithms
4 4 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.56%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.56%) SWIFT
5 3 (1.17%) BYOD
5 3 (1.17%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.78%) Blog
6 2 (0.78%) Cryptography
6 2 (0.78%) Social Media
7 1 (0.39%) AS400
7 1 (0.39%) Clustering
7 1 (0.39%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.39%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.08%) Unix
2 12 (4.69%) Windows
3 8 (3.13%) Android
3 8 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.95%) Linux
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (28.91%) MVC
3 56 (21.88%) Software Engineering
4 39 (15.23%) TDD
5 30 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (9.77%) OO
7 18 (7.03%) Web Development
8 17 (6.64%) Waterfall
9 16 (6.25%) Migration
9 16 (6.25%) Multithreading
9 16 (6.25%) OOP
9 16 (6.25%) SDLC
10 15 (5.86%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (5.86%) SOLID
11 14 (5.47%) Change Management
12 13 (5.08%) ETL
12 13 (5.08%) Integration Testing
12 13 (5.08%) Mentoring
13 12 (4.69%) System Integration Testing
13 12 (4.69%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 235 (91.80%) SQL
2 170 (66.41%) C#
3 101 (39.45%) JavaScript
4 49 (19.14%) Java
5 36 (14.06%) T-SQL
6 32 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 22 (8.59%) VB.NET
8 16 (6.25%) C++
9 12 (4.69%) VB
9 12 (4.69%) XAML
10 10 (3.91%) VBScript
11 9 (3.52%) Python
12 8 (3.13%) VBA
13 4 (1.56%) C
13 4 (1.56%) Perl
14 3 (1.17%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.17%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.39%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 42 (16.41%) Degree
2 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.39%) MCITP
3 1 (0.39%) MCSE
3 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (1.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.39%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) RosettaNet
Systems Management
1 8 (3.13%) Ansible
2 3 (1.17%) WMI
3 1 (0.39%) Control-M
3 1 (0.39%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 58 (22.66%) Oracle
2 43 (16.80%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.95%) Tableau
4 4 (1.56%) Apple
5 3 (1.17%) Sybase
6 2 (0.78%) SAP
6 2 (0.78%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.39%) Blue Martini
7 1 (0.39%) BMC
7 1 (0.39%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.39%) HP
7 1 (0.39%) IDERA
7 1 (0.39%) Murex
7 1 (0.39%) Perforce
7 1 (0.39%) RedGate
7 1 (0.39%) Remedy
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£30K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 Per Annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37454.00 - £43656.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow City Centre
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago