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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Programmer
Rank 839 805 813
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Programmer 42 65 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.060% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.064% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 39 65 77
Average salary £46,750 £33,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.51% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £32,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+43.84% +10.16%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
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 £26,250 £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 1 August 2014 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 1 August 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 -84 39 £46,750 +39.55% 6
South East -8 20 £46,750 +33.57% 1
Hampshire -6 9 £46,750 +33.57%
Berkshire +6 7 £50,000 +92.30% 1
Reading +3 7 £50,000 +92.30% 1
Basingstoke - 7 £46,750 -
London -47 6 £60,000 +71.42%
Leicester -2 4 £35,000 +4.47%
Leicestershire -5 4 £35,000 +4.47% 1
East Midlands -15 4 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Scotland - 3 £45,000 - 1
Glasgow - 3 £45,000 - 1
North West +1 2 £34,000 -8.10% 1
East of England -17 2 £60,000 +80.45%
Hertfordshire -18 2 £60,000 +80.45%
East Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Aldershot - 2 £30,000 -
Brighton - 2 £50,000 -
Manchester - 2 £34,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - - 1
North East - 2 - - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 - - 1
West Midlands +3 1 £42,500 +70.00% 2
Surrey -10 1 £45,000 +40.62%
City of London -18 1 £70,000 +64.70%
Yorkshire -36 1 £34,500 +6.15%
South Yorkshire - 1 £34,500 -
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
Walsall - 1 £42,500 -
Midlands - 1 £27,500 -

SQL Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 33 (39.76%) C#
5 26 (31.33%) ASP.NET
6 19 (22.89%) Oracle
6 19 (22.89%) Linux
6 19 (22.89%) Software Engineering
7 18 (21.69%) Windows
8 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
9 16 (19.28%) Web Services
9 16 (19.28%) Degree
10 14 (16.87%) Web Development
10 14 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (16.87%) MS Excel
10 14 (16.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (15.66%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (14.46%) Scrum
12 12 (14.46%) Client/Server
12 12 (14.46%) T-SQL
13 11 (13.25%) Finance
13 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (13.25%) System Testing
13 11 (13.25%) WCF
14 10 (12.05%) WPF
14 10 (12.05%) RESTful
14 10 (12.05%) Jenkins
14 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (10.84%) Banking

SQL Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 7 (8.43%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (3.61%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.61%) MS Access
6 3 (3.61%) DataStage
7 2 (2.41%) Star Schema
7 2 (2.41%) Informix
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.20%) OLAP
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
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%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (2.41%) Toad
5 2 (2.41%) PVCS
General
1 11 (13.25%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Banking
3 8 (9.64%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.61%) Retail
4 3 (3.61%) Advertising
5 2 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.41%) Front Office
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 16 (19.28%) 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%) XML
7 4 (4.82%) WinForms
8 3 (3.61%) SOAP
9 2 (2.41%) J2EE
9 2 (2.41%) Classic ASP
9 2 (2.41%) Java EE
10 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.20%) HTML5
10 1 (1.20%) WF
10 1 (1.20%) XSLT
10 1 (1.20%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.61%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.41%) Equities
3 2 (2.41%) Fixed Income
3 2 (2.41%) Credit Derivative
3 2 (2.41%) Derivative
3 2 (2.41%) Biotechnology
3 2 (2.41%) Data Conversion
3 2 (2.41%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.41%) Market Risk
3 2 (2.41%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.41%) Open Source
4 1 (1.20%) AS400
4 1 (1.20%) GIS
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.89%) Linux
2 18 (21.69%) Windows
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 12 (14.46%) Scrum
4 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.25%) System Testing
5 7 (8.43%) Data Analysis
5 7 (8.43%) ETL
5 7 (8.43%) Project Management
6 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (7.23%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (7.23%) Asset Management
6 6 (7.23%) Data Management
6 6 (7.23%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (7.23%) Investment Management
6 6 (7.23%) Enterprise Data Management
7 5 (6.02%) Software Testing
8 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.82%) Migration
8 4 (4.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) SQL
2 33 (39.76%) C#
3 12 (14.46%) T-SQL
4 9 (10.84%) Java
5 7 (8.43%) VB.NET
6 6 (7.23%) C++
7 5 (6.02%) VBA
8 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.61%) VBScript
8 3 (3.61%) C
8 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.20%) XPath
9 1 (1.20%) VB
9 1 (1.20%) Perl
9 1 (1.20%) PHP
9 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (19.28%) 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 19 (22.89%) 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%) Sybase
6 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.20%) IBM
6 1 (1.20%) Sage
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Santander
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 34000-37000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, great holidays
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 15 days ago