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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Programmer
Rank 834 850 824
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Programmer 36 40 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.037% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.040% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 34 35 63
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%

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
101167 100905 102697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.47% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83281 81156 86804
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £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 3 March 2015 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 3 March 2015. 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 +7 32 £37,500 -5.06% 4
South East -5 21 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Surrey +8 9 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Berkshire +2 5 £31,500 -21.25%
Yorkshire 0 5 £45,000 +38.46% 1
West Yorkshire -5 5 £45,000 +38.46% 1
West Midlands -25 5 £22,000 -37.14%
Leeds - 5 £45,000 - 1
Birmingham - 4 £22,000 -
Scotland - 4 £37,500 - 1
Reading -3 3 £31,500 +5.00%
Kent - 3 £37,500 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £34,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £42,500 -
Glasgow - 2 £32,500 - 1
London -17 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Petersfield - 1 £24,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £35,000 -
Woking - 1 £32,500 - 1
Crawley - 1 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £24,000 -
City of London - 1 £30,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -

SQL Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 69 (94.52%) SQL
2 31 (42.47%) C#
3 30 (41.10%) SQL Server
4 29 (39.73%) PL/SQL
5 28 (38.36%) Oracle
5 28 (38.36%) .NET
6 25 (34.25%) Finance
7 17 (23.29%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (21.92%) ETL
8 16 (21.92%) Java
9 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
9 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
10 14 (19.18%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (19.18%) HTML
11 13 (17.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (17.81%) JavaScript
11 13 (17.81%) T-SQL
12 12 (16.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (16.44%) Degree
13 11 (15.07%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (15.07%) Informatica
14 10 (13.70%) VB
15 9 (12.33%) Software Engineering
15 9 (12.33%) VB.NET
15 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
15 9 (12.33%) User Acceptance Testing
16 8 (10.96%) Dimensional Modelling
16 8 (10.96%) Oracle BI EE
16 8 (10.96%) Moodle
16 8 (10.96%) VCP4

SQL Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 11 (15.07%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (10.96%) Moodle
3 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.74%) SAS
5 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (6.85%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (41.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.18%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (17.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (16.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (10.96%) Snowflake Schema
5 8 (10.96%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.48%) Data Mining
8 3 (4.11%) OLAP
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (4.11%) MySQL
9 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.74%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.74%) Base SAS
10 1 (1.37%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (1.37%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.37%) Maven
4 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (34.25%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Local Government
3 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.36%) .NET
2 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
3 14 (19.18%) HTML
4 8 (10.96%) XML
5 5 (6.85%) J2EE
5 5 (6.85%) CSS
6 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
6 4 (5.48%) WPF
6 4 (5.48%) jQuery
7 3 (4.11%) SOAP
7 3 (4.11%) Web Services
8 2 (2.74%) RESTful
8 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.74%) WCF
9 1 (1.37%) ADO
9 1 (1.37%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.74%) Market Risk
2 2 (2.74%) FMCG
2 2 (2.74%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (1.37%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) UNIX
2 4 (5.48%) Linux
2 4 (5.48%) Android
3 3 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Windows
4 2 (2.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (21.92%) ETL
3 9 (12.33%) Software Engineering
3 9 (12.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.96%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (6.85%) SOA
5 5 (6.85%) UML
5 5 (6.85%) CRM
6 4 (5.48%) Scrum
6 4 (5.48%) Data Management
7 3 (4.11%) Data Modelling
7 3 (4.11%) OO
8 2 (2.74%) RAD
8 2 (2.74%) ITIL
8 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.74%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.74%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.74%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 69 (94.52%) SQL
2 31 (42.47%) C#
3 29 (39.73%) PL/SQL
4 16 (21.92%) Java
5 13 (17.81%) JavaScript
5 13 (17.81%) T-SQL
6 10 (13.70%) VB
7 9 (12.33%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.85%) VBA
9 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.48%) C
10 2 (2.74%) VB6
11 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.37%) VBScript
11 1 (1.37%) COBOL
11 1 (1.37%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Degree
2 8 (10.96%) VCP4
3 2 (2.74%) HND
3 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (38.36%) Oracle
2 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
3 11 (15.07%) Informatica
4 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.74%) Sun
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