The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 4 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 17.39% 3.70% 16.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 7.69% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 10
Average salary £47,500 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
8 13 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 34.78% 48.15% 69.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 41
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +40.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £57,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Microservices
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby