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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 3 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 10.00% 27.12% 28.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.64% 45.71% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.34%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
22 35 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 73.33% 59.32% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £56,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 April 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Westminster

SQL
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA