The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Programmer
Rank 869 807 818
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Programmer 46 62 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.057% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.060% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 44 62 81
Average salary £46,750 £33,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.51% -0.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,150 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £32,500 £28,750
% change year-on-year
+43.84% +13.04%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111102 102616 112143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.25% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90827 85015 96150
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 24 July 2014 within the UK.

SQL Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Programmer
Top 29 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 24 July 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 -43 43 £47,500 +41.79% 2
South East -23 23 £48,375 +38.21%
Hampshire -2 10 £46,750 +33.57%
Berkshire +15 9 £50,000 +92.30%
Reading +2 9 £50,000 +92.30%
London -47 8 £60,000 +20.00%
Basingstoke - 8 £46,750 -
Leicester -3 4 £35,000 +4.47%
East Midlands -5 4 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Leicestershire -5 4 £35,000 +4.47%
Glasgow - 3 £45,000 - 1
Scotland - 3 £45,000 - 1
North West -3 2 £34,000 +8.80%
East of England -13 2 £60,000 +80.45%
Hertfordshire -21 2 £60,000 +80.45%
East Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Aldershot - 2 £30,000 -
Brighton - 2 £50,000 -
Manchester - 2 £34,000 -
West Midlands +7 1 £42,500 +70.00%
Surrey +2 1 £45,000 +40.62%
Yorkshire -32 1 £34,500 +6.15%
South Yorkshire - 1 £34,500 -
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - - 1
Walsall - 1 £42,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £27,500 -
North East - 1 - - 1

SQL Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 83 (100.00%) SQL
2 45 (54.22%) SQL Server
3 36 (43.37%) .NET
4 32 (38.55%) C#
5 26 (31.33%) ASP.NET
6 19 (22.89%) Software Engineering
7 18 (21.69%) Windows
7 18 (21.69%) Oracle
8 17 (20.48%) Linux
8 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
8 17 (20.48%) Degree
9 15 (18.07%) Web Services
10 14 (16.87%) MS Excel
10 14 (16.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (16.87%) Web Development
10 14 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (15.66%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (14.46%) T-SQL
13 11 (13.25%) Client/Server
13 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (13.25%) Banking
13 11 (13.25%) Scrum
13 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (13.25%) WCF
13 11 (13.25%) System Testing
14 10 (12.05%) WPF
14 10 (12.05%) RESTful
14 10 (12.05%) Jenkins
14 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (12.05%) Finance

SQL Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (16.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.20%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (54.22%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.23%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (3.61%) MS Access
5 3 (3.61%) DataStage
5 3 (3.61%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.41%) Informix
7 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.20%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (15.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (12.05%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.82%) WiX
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.41%) PVCS
5 2 (2.41%) Toad
5 2 (2.41%) PowerBuilder
General
1 11 (13.25%) Banking
2 10 (12.05%) Finance
2 10 (12.05%) Investment Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Front Office
4 3 (3.61%) Retail
4 3 (3.61%) Advertising
5 2 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.41%) Marketing
6 1 (1.20%) Military
6 1 (1.20%) Automotive
6 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (43.37%) .NET
2 26 (31.33%) ASP.NET
3 15 (18.07%) Web Services
4 11 (13.25%) WCF
5 10 (12.05%) WPF
5 10 (12.05%) RESTful
5 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (8.43%) HTML
7 4 (4.82%) J2EE
7 4 (4.82%) WinForms
7 4 (4.82%) Java EE
8 3 (3.61%) XML
9 2 (2.41%) SOAP
9 2 (2.41%) Classic ASP
10 1 (1.20%) WF
10 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.20%) HTML5
10 1 (1.20%) XSLT
10 1 (1.20%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (4.82%) Fixed Income
2 4 (4.82%) Equities
2 4 (4.82%) Credit Derivative
2 4 (4.82%) Credit Risk
2 4 (4.82%) Market Risk
2 4 (4.82%) Derivative
3 3 (3.61%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.41%) Open Source
4 2 (2.41%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.41%) Data Conversion
4 2 (2.41%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.20%) AS400
5 1 (1.20%) GIS
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.69%) Windows
2 17 (20.48%) Linux
3 6 (7.23%) UNIX
4 2 (2.41%) AIX
4 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.20%) Android
5 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.89%) Software Engineering
2 14 (16.87%) Web Development
2 14 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.25%) Scrum
3 11 (13.25%) System Testing
4 7 (8.43%) Project Management
5 6 (7.23%) ETL
5 6 (7.23%) Asset Management
5 6 (7.23%) Data Management
5 6 (7.23%) Data Analysis
5 6 (7.23%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (7.23%) Enterprise Data Management
5 6 (7.23%) Investment Management
5 6 (7.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (6.02%) Software Testing
6 5 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) SQL
2 32 (38.55%) C#
3 12 (14.46%) T-SQL
4 10 (12.05%) Java
5 7 (8.43%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.02%) VBA
6 5 (6.02%) C++
7 3 (3.61%) VBScript
7 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.41%) C
8 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.20%) XPath
9 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.20%) Perl
9 1 (1.20%) PHP
9 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (20.48%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Oracle
2 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.02%) Citrix
4 3 (3.61%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.41%) Progress
6 1 (1.20%) Capita
6 1 (1.20%) IBM
6 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.20%) Sage
6 1 (1.20%) Sybase
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X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, great holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 7 days ago