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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Programmer
Rank 851 894 822
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -72
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Programmer 51 44 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.037% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.039% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 46 41 61
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,750 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-3.74% +40.60%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
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 £27,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +31 50 £50,000 +5.26% 6
South East +13 23 £50,000 +6.95% 2
London +32 21 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Berkshire -4 9 £42,500 -15.00%
Slough - 6 £42,500 -
Croydon - 6 £47,500 -
Brighton +28 5 £50,000 -
East Sussex +25 5 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
Surrey +12 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Reading -10 3 £30,000 -40.00%
Cheltenham - 3 - -
City of London - 3 £39,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
South West - 3 - -
Canary Wharf - 3 £57,500 -
East of England +8 2 £33,750 -43.75%
Hertfordshire +4 2 £33,750 -43.75%
Watford - 2 £33,750 -
Glasgow +6 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Scotland +3 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Kent +2 1 £50,000 -
Birmingham -8 1 £22,000 - 1
West Midlands -13 1 £22,000 -38.46% 1
Middlesex - 1 £35,000 -
Tonbridge - 1 £50,000 -

SQL Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 95 (100.00%) SQL
2 54 (56.84%) SQL Server
3 44 (46.32%) C#
4 40 (42.11%) .NET
5 35 (36.84%) Finance
6 33 (34.74%) Oracle
7 32 (33.68%) PL/SQL
8 23 (24.21%) Software Engineering
9 22 (23.16%) Microsoft
10 21 (22.11%) ASP.NET
10 21 (22.11%) Degree
11 19 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 19 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 18 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (16.84%) VB
14 15 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (13.68%) VB.NET
15 13 (13.68%) AIX
15 13 (13.68%) Toad
15 13 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (12.63%) Oracle Database
16 12 (12.63%) Migration
17 11 (11.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 11 (11.58%) .NET Framework
17 11 (11.58%) ETL
17 11 (11.58%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (11.58%) OO
18 10 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
18 10 (10.53%) Data Modelling

SQL Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.11%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (56.84%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (12.63%) Oracle Database
4 11 (11.58%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (11.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (9.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (6.32%) OLAP
6 6 (6.32%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (6.32%) OLAP Cube
7 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.21%) Big Data
8 4 (4.21%) Data Mining
9 3 (3.16%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (3.16%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (3.16%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.05%) QlikView
10 1 (1.05%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Toad
2 10 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (9.47%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.16%) Subversion
4 3 (3.16%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.11%) ProC
6 1 (1.05%) Maven
6 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (36.84%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Local Government
3 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Front Office
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (42.11%) .NET
2 21 (22.11%) ASP.NET
3 11 (11.58%) .NET Framework
4 8 (8.42%) HTML
5 7 (7.37%) CSS
5 7 (7.37%) XML
5 7 (7.37%) AngularJS
6 6 (6.32%) WCF
6 6 (6.32%) Web Services
7 5 (5.26%) J2EE
7 5 (5.26%) WPF
8 3 (3.16%) Swing
8 3 (3.16%) Spring
8 3 (3.16%) JDBC
9 1 (1.05%) SOAP
9 1 (1.05%) ADO
9 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.05%) jQuery
9 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.47%) Data Structures
3 7 (7.37%) Visualisation
3 7 (7.37%) Hedge funds
4 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.16%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.11%) Equities
8 1 (1.05%) Statistics
8 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.68%) AIX
2 9 (9.47%) Windows
3 4 (4.21%) UNIX
4 3 (3.16%) Windows NT
4 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.21%) Software Engineering
2 18 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (12.63%) Migration
5 11 (11.58%) OO
5 11 (11.58%) ETL
6 10 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 9 (9.47%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (8.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.37%) Open Source
9 7 (7.37%) Business Analysis
9 7 (7.37%) Multithreading
9 7 (7.37%) MVC
9 7 (7.37%) OOP
9 7 (7.37%) TDD
9 7 (7.37%) Concurrent Programming
10 6 (6.32%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.32%) Configuration Management
10 6 (6.32%) Waterfall
10 6 (6.32%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 95 (100.00%) SQL
2 44 (46.32%) C#
3 32 (33.68%) PL/SQL
4 19 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 16 (16.84%) VB
6 13 (13.68%) VB.NET
7 9 (9.47%) Java
8 8 (8.42%) JavaScript
9 6 (6.32%) VBScript
10 5 (5.26%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.16%) VBA
12 1 (1.05%) Python
12 1 (1.05%) VB6
12 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.05%) C
12 1 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (22.11%) Degree
2 4 (4.21%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (34.74%) Oracle
2 22 (23.16%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.26%) Informatica
4 3 (3.16%) Perforce
4 3 (3.16%) Red Gate
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