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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Programmer
UK
Rank 805 786 782
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Programmer 39 170 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 33 160 160
Median salary £35,000 £41,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%

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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -34 35 £32,500 -21.68% 3
South East +22 12 £28,750 -33.52% 1
London +26 10 £60,000 +26.31% 1
East of England +29 4 £33,750 +12.50%
North West -17 4 £23,496 -32.87%
Surrey +36 3 £26,500 -41.11%
Scotland +24 3 £41,000 -15.89%
Buckinghamshire +19 3 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Oxfordshire +12 3 £27,500 -40.73%
West Midlands +4 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Edinburgh +2 3 £41,000 -8.88%
Lancashire -10 3 £23,496 -32.87%
Preston - 3 £23,496 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £65,000 - 1
Reading +39 2 £27,000 -50.90%
Berkshire +34 2 £27,000 -46.00%
Hertfordshire +13 2 £35,000 -26.31%
Birmingham -5 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £32,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £32,500 -
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £27,500 -
West Sussex +6 1 £30,000 -45.45%
East Midlands -1 1 £27,500 -31.25% 1
South West - 1 £30,000 -
Isle of Man - 1 £50,000 -
Oxford - 1 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 -
Dorking - 1 £37,500 -
Reigate - 1 £23,500 -

SQL Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 93 (93.00%) SQL
2 50 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (46.00%) C#
4 43 (43.00%) JavaScript
5 42 (42.00%) SQL Server
6 41 (41.00%) .NET
7 34 (34.00%) Software Engineering
8 33 (33.00%) HTML
8 33 (33.00%) Web Services
9 29 (29.00%) Java
10 28 (28.00%) MVC
11 26 (26.00%) Finance
11 26 (26.00%) ASP.NET
11 26 (26.00%) CSS
12 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 23 (23.00%) OO
14 22 (22.00%) Degree
15 21 (21.00%) VB.NET
16 20 (20.00%) HTML5
16 20 (20.00%) AngularJS
17 18 (18.00%) Android
17 18 (18.00%) Apple iOS
18 17 (17.00%) Spring
19 16 (16.00%) TDD
19 16 (16.00%) Banking
19 16 (16.00%) Git (software)
20 15 (15.00%) Computer Science
20 15 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
21 14 (14.00%) Node.js
21 14 (14.00%) NoSQL

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 13 (13.00%) Umbraco
2 7 (7.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.00%) CMS
4 4 (4.00%) IIS
4 4 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (4.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.00%) Drupal
6 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) OpenText MBPM
1 3 (3.00%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) Internet
1 1 (1.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (42.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.00%) MySQL
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.00%) MS Access
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.00%) QlikView
6 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.00%) Codeship
2 12 (12.00%) Gradle
2 12 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (12.00%) JUnit
2 12 (12.00%) Maven
2 12 (12.00%) Mockito
2 12 (12.00%) Protractor
3 6 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.00%) Subversion
4 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.00%) GitLab
5 1 (1.00%) NSubstitute
5 1 (1.00%) NUnit
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 26 (26.00%) Finance
2 16 (16.00%) Banking
3 4 (4.00%) Publishing
4 3 (3.00%) Front Office
4 3 (3.00%) Legal
4 3 (3.00%) Marketing
5 2 (2.00%) Advertising
5 2 (2.00%) Back Office
5 2 (2.00%) Games
5 2 (2.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (41.00%) .NET
2 33 (33.00%) HTML
2 33 (33.00%) Web Services
3 26 (26.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (26.00%) CSS
4 20 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 20 (20.00%) HTML5
5 17 (17.00%) Spring
6 14 (14.00%) Node.js
6 14 (14.00%) RESTful
7 13 (13.00%) Hibernate
8 12 (12.00%) Ionic Framework
8 12 (12.00%) PhoneGap
8 12 (12.00%) React
8 12 (12.00%) React Native
9 11 (11.00%) jQuery
9 11 (11.00%) XML
10 9 (9.00%) WCF
11 7 (7.00%) .NET Framework
11 7 (7.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.00%) User Experience
4 2 (2.00%) AS400
4 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.00%) Derivative
4 2 (2.00%) Equities
4 2 (2.00%) Social Media
5 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.00%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.00%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.00%) iSeries
5 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.00%) Android
1 18 (18.00%) Apple iOS
2 12 (12.00%) Windows
3 3 (3.00%) Unix
4 2 (2.00%) Linux
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (34.00%) Software Engineering
3 28 (28.00%) MVC
4 23 (23.00%) OO
5 16 (16.00%) TDD
6 15 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (13.00%) Android Development
8 13 (13.00%) Front End Development
8 13 (13.00%) Investment Management
8 13 (13.00%) iOS Development
9 12 (12.00%) Build Automation
9 12 (12.00%) Dependency Management
9 12 (12.00%) Disruptive Innovation
9 12 (12.00%) Functional Programming
9 12 (12.00%) Functional Testing
10 10 (10.00%) OOP
11 8 (8.00%) Waterfall
11 8 (8.00%) Web Development
12 7 (7.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 93 (93.00%) SQL
2 46 (46.00%) C#
3 43 (43.00%) JavaScript
4 29 (29.00%) Java
5 21 (21.00%) VB.NET
6 10 (10.00%) C
6 10 (10.00%) PHP
7 8 (8.00%) Perl
7 8 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 8 (8.00%) VB
8 7 (7.00%) PL/SQL
9 6 (6.00%) VBScript
10 5 (5.00%) Python
10 5 (5.00%) VBA
11 4 (4.00%) C++
12 3 (3.00%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.00%) RPG
13 2 (2.00%) RPG IV
14 1 (1.00%) COBOL
14 1 (1.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (22.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (12.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.00%) Oracle
3 4 (4.00%) Google
3 4 (4.00%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.00%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.00%) Tableau
6 1 (1.00%) IBM
6 1 (1.00%) Murex
6 1 (1.00%) SAP
6 1 (1.00%) Sophis
6 1 (1.00%) Sybase
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary up to 32k + very good benefits (see advert)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Immingham, South Humberside
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Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago