The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Westminster region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 13 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 40.63% 13.04% 45.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 61.90% 25.00% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.52%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 65.63% 52.17% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 6
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £56,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
London

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Westminster region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Westminster

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster region citing SQL also 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 that cited SQL.

1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 17 (51.52%) Degree
3 15 (45.45%) QA
3 15 (45.45%) MySQL
4 13 (39.39%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (36.36%) MVC
6 11 (33.33%) .NET
6 11 (33.33%) Marketing
6 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 10 (30.30%) VB
7 10 (30.30%) HTML
7 10 (30.30%) CSS
7 10 (30.30%) Linux
8 9 (27.27%) Apache
8 9 (27.27%) PHP
8 9 (27.27%) C#
8 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 9 (27.27%) Web Development
9 8 (24.24%) TDD
9 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
9 8 (24.24%) Taxonomies
9 8 (24.24%) Ontologies
9 8 (24.24%) Semantic Web
9 8 (24.24%) Statistics
9 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
9 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
9 8 (24.24%) Data Mining
9 8 (24.24%) SAS
9 8 (24.24%) SPSS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster region citing SQL also 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 that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (27.27%) Apache
2 8 (24.24%) SAS
3 5 (15.15%) WordPress
3 5 (15.15%) Drupal
3 5 (15.15%) PrestaShop
4 4 (12.12%) IIS
4 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) SPSS
2 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (12.12%) SaaS
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 15 (45.45%) MySQL
3 13 (39.39%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 8 (24.24%) Data Mining
6 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
7 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
8 4 (12.12%) Redis
9 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
10 1 (3.03%) DB2
10 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.03%) Mockito
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) TestNG
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 11 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (12.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Quality Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Data Programmer
2 8 (24.24%) SAS Programmer
2 8 (24.24%) SAS Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) SAS Analyst Programmer
2 8 (24.24%) Data Quality Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Analyst Programmer
2 8 (24.24%) Programmer
2 8 (24.24%) Data Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Developer
3 7 (21.21%) SQL DBA
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Developer
3 7 (21.21%) DBA
3 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (15.15%) Development Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (30.30%) HTML
2 10 (30.30%) CSS
3 7 (21.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (21.21%) Unity DI Container
3 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
3 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
4 6 (18.18%) Web Services
5 5 (15.15%) Struts
5 5 (15.15%) Ajax
5 5 (15.15%) Spring
5 5 (15.15%) Smarty
6 4 (12.12%) jQuery
6 4 (12.12%) JPA
6 4 (12.12%) JSTL
6 4 (12.12%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
6 4 (12.12%) WebWork
6 4 (12.12%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
1 8 (24.24%) Taxonomies
1 8 (24.24%) Ontologies
1 8 (24.24%) Semantic Web
1 8 (24.24%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) MVC
2 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (27.27%) Web Development
3 8 (24.24%) TDD
3 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
4 7 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (21.21%) OO
4 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
4 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
5 5 (15.15%) ETL
5 5 (15.15%) SEO
5 5 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (15.15%) High Availability
5 5 (15.15%) Analytics
6 4 (12.12%) Content Management
6 4 (12.12%) SOA
7 1 (3.03%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.03%) BDD
7 1 (3.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) VB
2 9 (27.27%) PHP
2 9 (27.27%) C#
3 8 (24.24%) R
4 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
5 5 (15.15%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Degree
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (21.21%) MCP
2 7 (21.21%) MCAD
2 7 (21.21%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (45.45%) QA
2 8 (24.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Business Objects
2 5 (15.15%) Google
2 5 (15.15%) Red Gate
3 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) JBoss
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle