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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Programmer
Rank 816 802 722
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -80
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Programmer 138 163 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 128 139 248
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -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
98784 106354 115089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83034 86750 93358
Median 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 £67,500 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -3 135 £42,500 +6.25% 13
London -5 48 £52,000 -9.56% 10
South East +9 39 £37,500 +7.14% 1
West Midlands -9 21 £35,000 - 1
Surrey -2 17 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Birmingham 0 16 £35,000 +59.09% 1
East of England +11 13 £42,500 -5.55% 1
City of London +50 11 £48,500 -3.00% 3
Essex +9 9 £42,500 -22.72%
Yorkshire +6 9 £50,000 +25.00%
Kent +4 9 £37,500 +16.27%
Berkshire +25 8 £43,750 +38.88%
Leeds +12 8 £48,750 +8.33%
Croydon +1 8 £52,500 +44.82%
West Yorkshire -1 8 £48,750 +21.87%
Horley - 6 £35,000 -
North West +27 5 £35,000 -8.49%
Slough - 5 £36,500 -
Buckinghamshire +27 4 £50,000 +53.84%
Woking +6 4 £52,000 +60.00% 1
Coventry - 4 £38,000 -
Hertfordshire +12 3 £47,500 +46.15%
Scotland -2 3 - -
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Aylesbury - 3 £50,000 -
Ealing - 3 £67,500 - 1
Reading +4 2 £50,000 +58.73%
Westminster - 2 £42,500 -
Runcorn - 2 £24,375 -
Liverpool - 2 £36,000 -

SQL Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 265 (86.04%) SQL
2 206 (66.88%) C#
3 202 (65.58%) .NET
4 195 (63.31%) SQL Server
5 97 (31.49%) ASP.NET
6 95 (30.84%) JavaScript
7 92 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
8 89 (28.90%) Finance
9 67 (21.75%) MVC
10 66 (21.43%) Microsoft
11 64 (20.78%) Oracle
12 62 (20.13%) Software Engineering
13 57 (18.51%) HTML
14 55 (17.86%) T-SQL
15 54 (17.53%) Degree
16 53 (17.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 50 (16.23%) WCF
18 49 (15.91%) PL/SQL
19 47 (15.26%) .NET Framework
20 40 (12.99%) MS Excel
21 38 (12.34%) Java
22 35 (11.36%) TDD
23 34 (11.04%) ASP.NET MVC
23 34 (11.04%) Relational Database
24 33 (10.71%) Computer Science
25 32 (10.39%) Visual Studio
26 31 (10.06%) WPF
27 30 (9.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 30 (9.74%) CSS
28 29 (9.42%) Continuous Integration

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 23 (7.47%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (3.25%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (2.60%) IIS
6 1 (0.32%) CMS
6 1 (0.32%) SAS
6 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.32%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 40 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) FastStats
1 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.27%) SaaS
3 5 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.62%) Network Security
3 4 (1.30%) HTTP
3 4 (1.30%) NAS
3 4 (1.30%) SAN
4 2 (0.65%) Intranet
5 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (63.31%) SQL Server
2 53 (17.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (11.04%) Relational Database
4 30 (9.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (8.77%) Oracle Database
5 27 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (4.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (3.25%) DataStage
9 6 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.95%) ProClarity
10 5 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (1.62%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (1.30%) Tick Data
12 3 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.65%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.32%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 32 (10.39%) Visual Studio
2 19 (6.17%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (3.57%) Subversion
5 10 (3.25%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (1.62%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.30%) NUnit
8 3 (0.97%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.97%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.97%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.97%) Maven
9 2 (0.65%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.65%) JIRA
9 2 (0.65%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.65%) Selenium
9 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.32%) Bower
10 1 (0.32%) Grunt
10 1 (0.32%) Protractor
General
1 89 (28.90%) Finance
2 18 (5.84%) Marketing
2 18 (5.84%) Retail
3 8 (2.60%) Games
3 8 (2.60%) Legal
4 6 (1.95%) Law
5 4 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.97%) Advertising
7 2 (0.65%) Back Office
7 2 (0.65%) Banking
7 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (65.58%) .NET
2 97 (31.49%) ASP.NET
3 57 (18.51%) HTML
4 50 (16.23%) WCF
5 47 (15.26%) .NET Framework
6 34 (11.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (10.06%) WPF
8 30 (9.74%) CSS
9 27 (8.77%) XML
10 26 (8.44%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (8.44%) HTML5
11 23 (7.47%) jQuery
11 23 (7.47%) Web Services
12 18 (5.84%) WinForms
13 13 (4.22%) Ajax
14 12 (3.90%) AngularJS
15 11 (3.57%) Entity Framework
16 10 (3.25%) Hibernate
16 10 (3.25%) JSON
16 10 (3.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 28 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.92%) Algorithms
4 8 (2.60%) Data Structures
5 6 (1.95%) CMDB
5 6 (1.95%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.62%) BYOD
6 5 (1.62%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.62%) Social Media
6 5 (1.62%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.30%) Clustering
7 4 (1.30%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.97%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.65%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.65%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.32%) Animation
10 1 (0.32%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.32%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.14%) Windows
2 12 (3.90%) Unix
3 10 (3.25%) Linux
4 3 (0.97%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (21.75%) MVC
3 62 (20.13%) Software Engineering
4 35 (11.36%) TDD
5 29 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (9.09%) SDLC
7 27 (8.77%) Change Management
8 26 (8.44%) Integration Testing
8 26 (8.44%) OO
9 25 (8.12%) System Integration Testing
9 25 (8.12%) Test Planning
10 24 (7.79%) OOP
11 19 (6.17%) Waterfall
11 19 (6.17%) Web Development
12 16 (5.19%) Migration
13 15 (4.87%) Mentoring
14 14 (4.55%) Configuration Management
14 14 (4.55%) Issue Tracking
14 14 (4.55%) QMS
15 12 (3.90%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 265 (86.04%) SQL
2 206 (66.88%) C#
3 95 (30.84%) JavaScript
4 55 (17.86%) T-SQL
5 49 (15.91%) PL/SQL
6 38 (12.34%) Java
7 25 (8.12%) VB.NET
8 17 (5.52%) Delphi
9 16 (5.19%) C++
10 15 (4.87%) XAML
11 11 (3.57%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.92%) VBScript
13 8 (2.60%) VB
13 8 (2.60%) VBA
14 5 (1.62%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.62%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.30%) C++/CLI
15 4 (1.30%) F#
15 4 (1.30%) Python
16 3 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 54 (17.53%) Degree
2 5 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.30%) MCITP
3 4 (1.30%) MCSE
4 1 (0.32%) MCP
4 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.97%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.62%) WMI
Vendors
1 66 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 64 (20.78%) Oracle
3 6 (1.95%) Apple
3 6 (1.95%) Tableau
4 4 (1.30%) EPiServer
4 4 (1.30%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.65%) IBM
5 2 (0.65%) Planview
5 2 (0.65%) SAP
6 1 (0.32%) HP
6 1 (0.32%) IDERA
6 1 (0.32%) RedGate
6 1 (0.32%) Sitecore
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West London
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Salary: £52000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
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Salary: £55000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Wales
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Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 + Benefits
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Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
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