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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Programmer
Rank 850 842 807
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Programmer 28 51 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.050% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.053% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 72
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £29,125
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £50,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

SQL Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Programmer
Top 24 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 30 January 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 -29 25 £40,000 +2.56% 4
South East -20 15 £40,000 - 2
Surrey +3 9 £40,000 +37.93%
West Midlands -12 5 £22,000 -37.14%
Birmingham - 4 £22,000 -
Reading -3 3 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Berkshire -17 3 £50,000 +66.66% 1
London -18 3 £48,000 +20.00% 1
Scotland - 3 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire -6 2 £40,000 +16.78%
Yorkshire -11 2 £40,000 +11.11%
Hampshire -18 2 £34,500 -31.00%
Edgware - 2 £48,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £42,500 -
Leeds 0 1 £40,000 +11.11%
Bradford -4 1 - -
Crawley - 1 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £32,500 -
Aldershot - 1 £45,000 -
Petersfield - 1 £24,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £35,000 -
City of London - 1 £30,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -

SQL Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 70 (94.59%) SQL
2 30 (40.54%) C#
3 26 (35.14%) PL/SQL
3 26 (35.14%) .NET
3 26 (35.14%) SQL Server
4 25 (33.78%) Oracle
5 21 (28.38%) Finance
6 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
7 19 (25.68%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (22.97%) Java
10 16 (21.62%) HTML
10 16 (21.62%) ETL
10 16 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
12 14 (18.92%) ASP.NET
13 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
14 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (13.51%) VB
14 10 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (12.16%) Degree
15 9 (12.16%) VBA
15 9 (12.16%) Linux
15 9 (12.16%) Informatica
15 9 (12.16%) BizTalk Server
16 8 (10.81%) Oracle EBS
16 8 (10.81%) Snowflake Schema
16 8 (10.81%) Web Services
16 8 (10.81%) XML

SQL Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (12.16%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (10.81%) Moodle
3 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.05%) SAS
5 1 (1.35%) IIS
5 1 (1.35%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.35%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 18 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (10.81%) Snowflake Schema
5 8 (10.81%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
6 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.05%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (4.05%) Star Schema
7 3 (4.05%) MySQL
7 3 (4.05%) OLAP
8 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.70%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.70%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.35%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.35%) Maven
General
1 21 (28.38%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Banking
3 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.14%) .NET
2 16 (21.62%) HTML
3 14 (18.92%) ASP.NET
4 8 (10.81%) Web Services
4 8 (10.81%) XML
5 6 (8.11%) CSS
5 6 (8.11%) SOAP
5 6 (8.11%) WPF
6 5 (6.76%) jQuery
7 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (5.41%) RESTful
7 4 (5.41%) WCF
8 3 (4.05%) J2EE
9 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.35%) ADO
10 1 (1.35%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Client/Server
2 6 (8.11%) FMCG
3 4 (5.41%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.35%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Linux
2 7 (9.46%) UNIX
3 4 (5.41%) Android
4 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.70%) Windows
5 2 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.68%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (21.62%) ETL
3 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (10.81%) Dimensional Modelling
5 7 (9.46%) Scrum
6 6 (8.11%) CRM
6 6 (8.11%) ITIL
6 6 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.76%) UML
7 5 (6.76%) SOA
7 5 (6.76%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.41%) System Testing
9 3 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.05%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.05%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (4.05%) Data Analysis
10 2 (2.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (94.59%) SQL
2 30 (40.54%) C#
3 26 (35.14%) PL/SQL
4 17 (22.97%) Java
5 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
6 10 (13.51%) VB
7 9 (12.16%) VBA
8 7 (9.46%) T-SQL
8 7 (9.46%) C
9 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
10 3 (4.05%) C++
11 2 (2.70%) VB6
11 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.35%) COBOL
12 1 (1.35%) Delphi
12 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) Oracle
2 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.16%) Informatica
4 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.70%) Sun
6 1 (1.35%) Sage
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