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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Programmer
Rank 791 819 714
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -105
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Programmer 130 148 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 122 137 276
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £58,850
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
94551 104274 117052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.45% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79526 85540 95895
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 30 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 30 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 +33 127 £42,500 - 5
London +34 54 £52,500 -8.69% 4
South East +28 39 £40,000 - 1
Surrey +21 17 £40,000 -5.88%
East of England +32 15 £42,500 +6.25%
Essex +23 13 £42,500 -22.72%
West Midlands -7 13 £35,000 +7.69%
Birmingham +5 12 £35,000 +4.47%
Croydon +1 10 £52,500 +40.00%
City of London +54 9 £63,500 +27.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +36 8 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Kent +3 7 £37,500 +38.88%
Horley - 6 £35,000 -
Woking +6 5 £52,000 +38.66%
Aylesbury - 5 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire +21 4 £50,000 +12.99%
Cheshire +34 3 £23,500 -32.85%
North West +16 3 £23,500 -38.56%
West Yorkshire +10 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Yorkshire +2 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Leeds -1 3 £42,500 -2.85%
Runcorn - 3 £23,500 -
Milton Keynes +27 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Reading +15 2 £50,000 +8.69%
Cambridge +3 2 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +2 2 £40,000 -
Scotland +1 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
Gatwick - 2 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -

SQL Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 268 (89.04%) SQL
2 198 (65.78%) .NET
3 197 (65.45%) C#
4 182 (60.47%) SQL Server
5 109 (36.21%) JavaScript
6 108 (35.88%) ASP.NET
7 97 (32.23%) Agile Software Development
8 80 (26.58%) Finance
9 78 (25.91%) MVC
10 66 (21.93%) HTML
11 63 (20.93%) Oracle
12 62 (20.60%) Software Engineering
13 60 (19.93%) Microsoft
14 52 (17.28%) T-SQL
15 50 (16.61%) Degree
16 48 (15.95%) PL/SQL
17 46 (15.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 42 (13.95%) TDD
18 42 (13.95%) Java
19 41 (13.62%) CSS
20 40 (13.29%) WCF
21 38 (12.62%) MS Excel
22 37 (12.29%) ASP.NET MVC
23 36 (11.96%) Visual Studio
23 36 (11.96%) .NET Framework
24 33 (10.96%) HTML5
25 32 (10.63%) Web Services
26 31 (10.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 31 (10.30%) Computer Science
26 31 (10.30%) 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 27 (8.97%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.98%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (4.32%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (4.32%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.66%) IIS
5 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.66%) Node.js
6 1 (0.33%) CMS
6 1 (0.33%) SAS
6 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 38 (12.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) FastStats
1 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.33%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.33%) SaaS
3 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.99%) HTTP
3 5 (1.66%) Network Security
4 4 (1.33%) NAS
4 4 (1.33%) SAN
5 3 (1.00%) SSL
6 2 (0.66%) Intranet
7 1 (0.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (60.47%) SQL Server
2 46 (15.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (10.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (9.63%) Relational Database
5 26 (8.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (6.98%) Oracle Database
7 18 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (3.65%) DataStage
8 11 (3.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (3.32%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.99%) ProClarity
12 4 (1.33%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.33%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (1.33%) Tick Data
13 3 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (11.96%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (2.99%) Subversion
3 9 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.66%) Maven
4 5 (1.66%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (1.66%) SpecFlow
5 4 (1.33%) NUnit
6 3 (1.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.00%) FitNesse
6 3 (1.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.66%) Codeship
7 2 (0.66%) Gradle
7 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.66%) JIRA
7 2 (0.66%) JUnit
7 2 (0.66%) Mockito
7 2 (0.66%) Protractor
7 2 (0.66%) Selenium
8 1 (0.33%) ReSharper
General
1 80 (26.58%) Finance
2 17 (5.65%) Retail
3 16 (5.32%) Marketing
4 8 (2.66%) Banking
4 8 (2.66%) Legal
5 7 (2.33%) Games
6 6 (1.99%) Law
7 5 (1.66%) Back Office
8 4 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.00%) Advertising
10 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (65.78%) .NET
2 108 (35.88%) ASP.NET
3 66 (21.93%) HTML
4 41 (13.62%) CSS
5 40 (13.29%) WCF
6 37 (12.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 36 (11.96%) .NET Framework
8 33 (10.96%) HTML5
9 32 (10.63%) Web Services
10 28 (9.30%) jQuery
11 27 (8.97%) WPF
12 25 (8.31%) XML
13 23 (7.64%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (4.98%) AngularJS
15 13 (4.32%) Ajax
15 13 (4.32%) Hibernate
15 13 (4.32%) Spring
16 10 (3.32%) JSON
17 9 (2.99%) JSF
17 9 (2.99%) React
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.30%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.99%) Algorithms
4 8 (2.66%) Data Structures
5 6 (1.99%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.66%) BYOD
6 5 (1.66%) Social Media
6 5 (1.66%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.33%) Clustering
7 4 (1.33%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.33%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.00%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.66%) Blog
9 2 (0.66%) CMDB
9 2 (0.66%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.66%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.64%) Windows
2 13 (4.32%) Unix
3 11 (3.65%) Linux
4 3 (1.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.66%) Android
5 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (32.23%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (25.91%) MVC
3 62 (20.60%) Software Engineering
4 42 (13.95%) TDD
5 31 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (8.64%) OO
6 26 (8.64%) SDLC
7 24 (7.97%) OOP
8 23 (7.64%) Change Management
9 22 (7.31%) Integration Testing
10 21 (6.98%) System Integration Testing
10 21 (6.98%) Test Planning
11 19 (6.31%) Waterfall
12 18 (5.98%) Mentoring
12 18 (5.98%) Web Development
13 13 (4.32%) ETL
13 13 (4.32%) Migration
13 13 (4.32%) SOLID
14 12 (3.99%) Kanban
15 11 (3.65%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 268 (89.04%) SQL
2 197 (65.45%) C#
3 109 (36.21%) JavaScript
4 52 (17.28%) T-SQL
5 48 (15.95%) PL/SQL
6 42 (13.95%) Java
7 24 (7.97%) VB.NET
8 18 (5.98%) C++
9 14 (4.65%) XAML
10 12 (3.99%) Delphi
11 11 (3.65%) VBA
12 10 (3.32%) VBScript
13 8 (2.66%) VB
14 7 (2.33%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.99%) Python
16 5 (1.66%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.66%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.33%) C++/CLI
17 4 (1.33%) F#
18 3 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (16.61%) Degree
2 4 (1.33%) MCITP
2 4 (1.33%) MCSE
2 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.66%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.33%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) RosettaNet
Systems Management
1 5 (1.66%) WMI
2 2 (0.66%) Ansible
Vendors
1 63 (20.93%) Oracle
2 60 (19.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.99%) Apple
3 6 (1.99%) Tableau
4 4 (1.33%) EPiServer
4 4 (1.33%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.66%) SAP
6 1 (0.33%) Blue Martini
6 1 (0.33%) BMC
6 1 (0.33%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.33%) HP
6 1 (0.33%) IDERA
6 1 (0.33%) RedGate
6 1 (0.33%) Remedy
6 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£30K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London
TRG
Salary: 55000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Central London, EC3R
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago