The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 7 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 11.86% 16.67% 53.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 20.00% 72.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 15
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
SQL
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Westminster region.

Programming Languages Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 59.32% 83.33% 74.36%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 19
Median salary £75,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

The demand trend of job ads across the Westminster region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

SQL
Salary Trend in Westminster

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Westminster region.

SQL Salary Trend in Westminster

SQL
Salary Histogram in Westminster

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Westminster region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Westminster

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Westminster region with a requirement for SQL.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Advertising
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA
4 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 4 (36.36%) Marketing
4 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) Ant
6 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) REST
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) Ruby
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) Ant
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
General
1 4 (36.36%) Advertising
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Business Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Development
3 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) LAMP
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) XHTML
5 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Microservices
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Service Design
5 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore