The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Programmer
Rank 849 846 808
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Programmer 37 56 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.051% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.053% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 36 52 83
Average salary £48,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% +1.56%

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
106230 104914 110587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.72% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88114 86181 94870
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Programmer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 26 November 2014 within the UK.

SQL Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Programmer
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -19 35 £48,000 +21.51% 1
London +3 19 £48,000 +12.94%
South East -12 11 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Edgware - 8 £48,000 -
Berkshire +9 6 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Reading +2 6 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Surrey -1 3 £40,000 +77.77%
North West -9 3 £32,500 -4.41%
Manchester -10 3 £32,500 -4.41%
Hampshire -11 2 £37,500 -25.00%
Oxfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Wallingford - 2 £60,000 -
Oxford - 2 £60,000 -
Abingdon - 2 £60,000 -
Aldershot - 2 £37,500 -
City of London +28 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Bradford -22 1 - -
West Yorkshire -32 1 - -
Yorkshire -44 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £34,000 -
Worcester - 1 £34,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £50,000 -
Slough - 1 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £34,000 -

SQL Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SQL Programmer in their job title 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 with SQL Programmer in their job title.

1 85 (100.00%) SQL
2 32 (37.65%) SQL Server
3 31 (36.47%) C#
4 27 (31.76%) .NET
4 27 (31.76%) Microsoft
5 25 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (28.24%) Oracle
7 21 (24.71%) PL/SQL
8 20 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (23.53%) Finance
9 19 (22.35%) MS Excel
10 18 (21.18%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (20.00%) Degree
12 16 (18.82%) Linux
13 15 (17.65%) ETL
13 15 (17.65%) T-SQL
13 15 (17.65%) Web Services
14 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
15 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET
15 13 (15.29%) Client/Server
16 12 (14.12%) HTML
16 12 (14.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (12.94%) Scrum
17 11 (12.94%) Java
18 10 (11.76%) VB
18 10 (11.76%) WPF
19 9 (10.59%) WCF
19 9 (10.59%) VBA
19 9 (10.59%) XML

SQL Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SQL Programmer in their job title 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 with SQL Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
1 8 (9.41%) Moodle
2 3 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.18%) CMS
3 1 (1.18%) SAS
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.18%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (22.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.35%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.18%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (37.65%) SQL Server
2 25 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (21.18%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (14.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (9.41%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (9.41%) Snowflake Schema
6 7 (8.24%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (3.53%) MySQL
9 3 (3.53%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.53%) Star Schema
9 3 (3.53%) OLAP
10 2 (2.35%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (1.18%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Visual Studio
1 8 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (9.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.35%) Toad
2 2 (2.35%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (23.53%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Marketing
4 3 (3.53%) Advertising
5 2 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.35%) Retail
5 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.76%) .NET
2 15 (17.65%) Web Services
3 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET
4 12 (14.12%) HTML
5 10 (11.76%) WPF
6 9 (10.59%) WCF
6 9 (10.59%) XML
7 8 (9.41%) SOAP
7 8 (9.41%) RESTful
7 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.35%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.35%) CSS
8 2 (2.35%) Classic ASP
9 1 (1.18%) DHTML
9 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.18%) HTML5
9 1 (1.18%) WF
9 1 (1.18%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Client/Server
2 6 (7.06%) FMCG
3 4 (4.71%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (3.53%) Data Conversion
5 2 (2.35%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.35%) Biotechnology
5 2 (2.35%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.35%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.18%) Open Source
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.18%) GIS
6 1 (1.18%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.82%) Linux
2 9 (10.59%) UNIX
3 6 (7.06%) Windows
4 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.35%) AIX
5 2 (2.35%) Solaris
6 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.65%) ETL
3 11 (12.94%) Scrum
4 8 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (9.41%) System Testing
4 8 (9.41%) Dimensional Modelling
4 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
5 6 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (7.06%) Web Development
5 6 (7.06%) Software Engineering
5 6 (7.06%) ITIL
5 6 (7.06%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.88%) CRM
6 5 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 5 (5.88%) Time Management
6 5 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 4 (4.71%) ERP
8 3 (3.53%) UML
8 3 (3.53%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) SQL
2 31 (36.47%) C#
3 21 (24.71%) PL/SQL
4 15 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
6 11 (12.94%) Java
7 10 (11.76%) VB
8 9 (10.59%) VBA
9 7 (8.24%) VB.NET
10 5 (5.88%) C
10 5 (5.88%) C++
11 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.18%) VB6
12 1 (1.18%) VBScript
12 1 (1.18%) COBOL
12 1 (1.18%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 17 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 27 (31.76%) Microsoft
2 24 (28.24%) Oracle
3 3 (3.53%) Informatica
3 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.35%) Sun
5 1 (1.18%) IBM
5 1 (1.18%) Sage
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