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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Programmer
Rank 766 759 695
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Programmer 169 178 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 159 159 227
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,650
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.49%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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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 +18 164 £41,500 -12.63% 16
South East +25 45 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Yorkshire +42 41 £42,500 +9.67% 2
Leeds +36 37 £42,500 +9.67% 1
West Yorkshire +27 37 £42,500 +9.67% 1
West Midlands +3 32 £35,000 - 2
London -34 32 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Birmingham +11 20 £35,000 +59.09% 2
Surrey +11 13 £41,500 +3.75%
Berkshire 0 13 £50,000 - 2
Kent +12 12 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Slough - 10 £50,000 - 1
North West +27 6 £35,000 +18.64% 1
Staffordshire +2 6 £35,000 -6.66%
Lancaster - 5 £35,000 -
Lichfield - 5 £35,000 -
Lancashire - 5 £35,000 -
East Midlands +4 4 £40,000 +48.14% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 4 £50,000 +33.33% 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
Lincolnshire - 4 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 4 £55,000 - 1
Immingham - 4 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £26,500 -
Aylesbury - 4 £50,000 - 1
Coventry -5 3 £38,000 +40.74%
East of England -19 3 £30,000 -40.00%
Ealing - 3 £67,500 -
City of London +26 2 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Norfolk +9 2 £28,500 -27.84%

SQL Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 302 (86.53%) SQL
2 238 (68.19%) SQL Server
3 219 (62.75%) C#
4 215 (61.60%) .NET
5 117 (33.52%) Finance
6 104 (29.80%) ASP.NET
7 90 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
8 88 (25.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 88 (25.21%) T-SQL
9 86 (24.64%) JavaScript
10 83 (23.78%) Microsoft
11 80 (22.92%) Oracle
12 77 (22.06%) WCF
13 76 (21.78%) HTML
14 68 (19.48%) Degree
15 60 (17.19%) .NET Framework
16 59 (16.91%) WinForms
17 55 (15.76%) PL/SQL
18 54 (15.47%) Software Engineering
19 48 (13.75%) Java
19 48 (13.75%) MS Excel
20 46 (13.18%) XML
20 46 (13.18%) WPF
21 45 (12.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 45 (12.89%) Relational Database
22 43 (12.32%) MVC
23 38 (10.89%) Oracle Database
24 37 (10.60%) SOA
25 36 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
26 32 (9.17%) SDLC

SQL Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (3.72%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.72%) IIS
2 6 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.86%) CMS
4 2 (0.57%) SAS
4 2 (0.57%) Sitefinity
4 2 (0.57%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 48 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.01%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) FastStats
2 3 (0.86%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.30%) SaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.15%) NAS
1 4 (1.15%) SAN
2 3 (0.86%) HTTP
2 3 (0.86%) Network Security
2 3 (0.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.57%) Intranet
4 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (68.19%) SQL Server
2 88 (25.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (12.89%) Relational Database
3 45 (12.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (10.89%) Oracle Database
5 28 (8.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (5.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (4.30%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (4.01%) Oracle Database 10g
8 14 (4.01%) Oracle9i Database
9 12 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.43%) DataStage
11 5 (1.43%) ProClarity
12 4 (1.15%) Tick Data
13 3 (0.86%) GIS
13 3 (0.86%) QlikView
14 2 (0.57%) MySQL
14 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 29 (8.31%) Oracle Forms
2 28 (8.02%) Visual Studio
3 27 (7.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (4.30%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (2.29%) Subversion
6 5 (1.43%) NUnit
6 5 (1.43%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.15%) MSTest
7 4 (1.15%) NMock
7 4 (1.15%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (0.86%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.86%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.86%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.86%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.86%) Maven
8 3 (0.86%) ReSharper
8 3 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.29%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.29%) Selenium
General
1 117 (33.52%) Finance
2 15 (4.30%) Marketing
3 11 (3.15%) Retail
3 11 (3.15%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.58%) Law
5 7 (2.01%) Games
6 6 (1.72%) Front Office
7 4 (1.15%) Banking
7 4 (1.15%) Legal
8 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (61.60%) .NET
2 104 (29.80%) ASP.NET
3 77 (22.06%) WCF
4 76 (21.78%) HTML
5 60 (17.19%) .NET Framework
6 59 (16.91%) WinForms
7 46 (13.18%) WPF
7 46 (13.18%) XML
8 31 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 23 (6.59%) CSS
10 21 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (5.73%) jQuery
12 19 (5.44%) Entity Framework
13 18 (5.16%) HTML5
13 18 (5.16%) Web Services
14 10 (2.87%) AngularJS
15 8 (2.29%) Ajax
15 8 (2.29%) Apache Flex
15 8 (2.29%) JSON
16 7 (2.01%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.45%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.01%) Equities
4 13 (3.72%) Data Integration
5 8 (2.29%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.29%) CMDB
5 8 (2.29%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.72%) Hedge funds
6 6 (1.72%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.43%) Social Media
8 4 (1.15%) Clustering
9 3 (0.86%) BYOD
9 3 (0.86%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.86%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.57%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.57%) Reinsurance
11 1 (0.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.30%) Windows
2 18 (5.16%) Unix
3 10 (2.87%) Linux
4 3 (0.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (15.47%) Software Engineering
3 43 (12.32%) MVC
4 37 (10.60%) SOA
5 32 (9.17%) SDLC
6 28 (8.02%) Unit Testing
7 26 (7.45%) Data Analysis
7 26 (7.45%) Incident Management
8 24 (6.88%) OO
9 21 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (5.73%) Waterfall
11 19 (5.44%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (5.44%) Integration Testing
11 19 (5.44%) OOP
11 19 (5.44%) System Integration Testing
11 19 (5.44%) Test Planning
12 18 (5.16%) Change Management
12 18 (5.16%) TDD
13 17 (4.87%) Analytics
14 14 (4.01%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 302 (86.53%) SQL
2 219 (62.75%) C#
3 88 (25.21%) T-SQL
4 86 (24.64%) JavaScript
5 55 (15.76%) PL/SQL
6 48 (13.75%) Java
7 22 (6.30%) Delphi
8 21 (6.02%) VB.NET
9 14 (4.01%) PowerShell
9 14 (4.01%) Shell Script
10 11 (3.15%) C++
10 11 (3.15%) VBA
11 9 (2.58%) XAML
12 8 (2.29%) VB
13 5 (1.43%) Ruby
14 4 (1.15%) C++/CLI
14 4 (1.15%) F#
14 4 (1.15%) Python
15 3 (0.86%) Perl
15 3 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 68 (19.48%) Degree
2 9 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.15%) MCITP
3 4 (1.15%) MCSE
4 1 (0.29%) MCP
4 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.86%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.86%) WMI
Vendors
1 83 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 80 (22.92%) Oracle
3 12 (3.44%) Planview
4 6 (1.72%) Tableau
5 5 (1.43%) Sybase
6 4 (1.15%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.86%) Apple
7 3 (0.86%) IBM
7 3 (0.86%) Talend
8 2 (0.57%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.57%) FactSet
8 2 (0.57%) Reuters
8 2 (0.57%) SAP
8 2 (0.57%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.29%) Cognos
9 1 (0.29%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.29%) Teradata
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