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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Programmer
Rank 852 902 824
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -78
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Programmer 51 38 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.031% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.033% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 43 34 54
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £69,200 £58,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +6.66%

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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 17 April 2015 within the UK.

SQL Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Programmer
Top 25 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 17 April 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 +47 48 £37,500 -18.91% 5
South East +20 30 £37,500 -18.91% 1
Brighton - 10 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 10 £40,000 - 1
Surrey - 7 £40,000 -
Middlesex - 6 £34,000 -
London +5 5 £90,000 +63.63% 1
East of England +31 4 £32,500 -2.25%
Berkshire +6 4 £30,250 -39.50%
Hertfordshire - 4 £32,500 -
Watford - 4 £32,500 -
Leeds - 4 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 -
South West - 4 £19,500 - 1
Scotland - 3 £32,500 -
Cheltenham - 3 - - 1
Glasgow - 3 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 - - 1
Kent - 3 £37,500 -
Reading -6 2 £30,250 -39.50%
Woking - 2 £32,500 -
Birmingham +1 1 £22,000 - 1
West Midlands -22 1 £22,000 -26.66% 1
Bristol - 1 £19,500 -

SQL Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 76 (95.00%) SQL
2 39 (48.75%) SQL Server
3 35 (43.75%) C#
3 35 (43.75%) Finance
4 34 (42.50%) .NET
5 33 (41.25%) PL/SQL
5 33 (41.25%) Oracle
6 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET
7 17 (21.25%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (20.00%) Java
9 15 (18.75%) ETL
9 15 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
10 14 (17.50%) HTML
10 14 (17.50%) VB
11 13 (16.25%) Software Engineering
12 12 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
13 11 (13.75%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (13.75%) Informatica
13 11 (13.75%) T-SQL
13 11 (13.75%) Degree
14 10 (12.50%) AIX
14 10 (12.50%) Toad
14 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
15 9 (11.25%) Windows
16 8 (10.00%) CSS
16 8 (10.00%) OO
16 8 (10.00%) .NET Framework

SQL Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (13.75%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (6.25%) Moodle
3 2 (2.50%) SAS
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (48.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (7.50%) OLAP
5 6 (7.50%) OLAP Cube
6 5 (6.25%) Snowflake Schema
6 5 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.00%) Data Mining
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.50%) Base SAS
9 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.25%) Big Data
10 1 (1.25%) QlikView
10 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Toad
2 6 (7.50%) PowerBuilder
2 6 (7.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.25%) Maven
3 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (43.75%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.00%) Local Government
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.75%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (42.50%) .NET
2 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET
3 14 (17.50%) HTML
4 8 (10.00%) CSS
4 8 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (8.75%) XML
6 5 (6.25%) J2EE
7 4 (5.00%) WPF
7 4 (5.00%) jQuery
7 4 (5.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.75%) SOAP
9 1 (1.25%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (5.00%) Open Source
2 4 (5.00%) Hedge funds
2 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) Statistics
4 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) AIX
2 9 (11.25%) Windows
3 4 (5.00%) Android
4 3 (3.75%) Windows NT
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.75%) UNIX
5 1 (1.25%) Solaris
5 1 (1.25%) Linux
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.25%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (18.75%) ETL
3 13 (16.25%) Software Engineering
4 8 (10.00%) OO
5 7 (8.75%) Data Modelling
6 6 (7.50%) Migration
6 6 (7.50%) Data Management
7 5 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.25%) SOA
7 5 (6.25%) CRM
7 5 (6.25%) UML
8 4 (5.00%) OOP
8 4 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.00%) Multithreading
8 4 (5.00%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.75%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (95.00%) SQL
2 35 (43.75%) C#
3 33 (41.25%) PL/SQL
4 16 (20.00%) Java
5 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
5 14 (17.50%) VB
6 11 (13.75%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.75%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.00%) C
8 4 (5.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.50%) VB6
11 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (41.25%) Oracle
2 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.75%) Informatica
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.25%) Sun
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Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 3 days ago
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