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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Programmer
Rank 842 886 833
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Programmer 47 47 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.040% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.042% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 41 45 50
Average salary £50,000 £46,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.95% +33.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £55,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +32.14%

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
100537 111151 100882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82695 91319 83930
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 2015 within the UK.

SQL Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Programmer
Top 26 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 2 June 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 +45 46 £50,000 +6.95% 3
South East +17 25 £50,000 +6.95% 1
Brighton - 13 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 13 £50,000 -
London +41 11 £90,000 +63.63% 1
East of England +10 5 £32,500 -2.25%
Hertfordshire - 5 £32,500 -
Watford - 5 £32,500 -
Middlesex - 4 £34,500 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
South West - 4 £19,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
Cheltenham - 3 - -
Surrey - 2 £41,250 -
Kent +7 1 £50,000 -
Berkshire -6 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Birmingham -10 1 £22,000 -
West Midlands -14 1 £22,000 -26.66%
Scotland - 1 £32,500 -
City of London - 1 £39,000 - 1
Croydon - 1 £45,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £32,500 -
Bristol - 1 £19,500 -
Woking - 1 £32,500 -
Slough - 1 £42,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £50,000 -

SQL Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 45 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 39 (48.75%) C#
4 37 (46.25%) .NET
5 33 (41.25%) Finance
6 26 (32.50%) Oracle
7 25 (31.25%) PL/SQL
8 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
10 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 15 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (17.50%) T-SQL
13 13 (16.25%) VB
13 13 (16.25%) AIX
13 13 (16.25%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (16.25%) Toad
14 12 (15.00%) MS Excel
14 12 (15.00%) HTML
14 12 (15.00%) Java
14 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
14 12 (15.00%) Degree
15 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (13.75%) OO
15 11 (13.75%) CSS
15 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (12.50%) ETL
16 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (11.25%) Migration
17 9 (11.25%) PowerBuilder

SQL Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 6 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (16.25%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (7.50%) OLAP
5 6 (7.50%) OLAP Cube
6 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.00%) Data Mining
8 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.50%) Base SAS
10 1 (1.25%) Big Data
10 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.25%) QlikView
10 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.25%) MS Access
10 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (16.25%) Toad
2 9 (11.25%) PowerBuilder
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.25%) Maven
4 1 (1.25%) ProC
General
1 33 (41.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Local Government
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (46.25%) .NET
2 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (15.00%) HTML
4 11 (13.75%) CSS
5 8 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (8.75%) AngularJS
7 5 (6.25%) jQuery
7 5 (6.25%) WPF
7 5 (6.25%) J2EE
7 5 (6.25%) XML
8 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.25%) WCF
8 1 (1.25%) Spring
8 1 (1.25%) JDBC
8 1 (1.25%) SOAP
8 1 (1.25%) Web Services
8 1 (1.25%) Swing
8 1 (1.25%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 7 (8.75%) Hedge funds
3 7 (8.75%) Visualisation
4 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) AIX
2 9 (11.25%) Windows
3 4 (5.00%) Android
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.75%) UNIX
4 3 (3.75%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (13.75%) OO
4 10 (12.50%) ETL
4 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (11.25%) Migration
6 8 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (8.75%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (8.75%) Multithreading
7 7 (8.75%) Open Source
7 7 (8.75%) Concurrent Programming
7 7 (8.75%) Business Analysis
7 7 (8.75%) Data Modelling
7 7 (8.75%) OOP
8 6 (7.50%) Data Management
9 5 (6.25%) CRM
10 4 (5.00%) TDD
10 4 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (5.00%) Data Protection
11 3 (3.75%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (95.00%) SQL
2 39 (48.75%) C#
3 25 (31.25%) PL/SQL
4 14 (17.50%) T-SQL
5 13 (16.25%) VB
6 12 (15.00%) Java
6 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.50%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 4 (5.00%) C
10 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.25%) VB6
11 1 (1.25%) Python
11 1 (1.25%) VBScript
11 1 (1.25%) PHP
11 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (32.50%) Oracle
2 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.50%) Informatica
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