The median annual salary for a SQL Programmer was £50,750 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Programmer
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 785 784 804
Rank change year-on-year -1 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Programmer 81 127 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.097% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 73 121 140
Median salary £50,750 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.41% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80401 89287 99134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.98% 96.53% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66065 76163 82600
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured SQL Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Programmer in England

SQL Programmer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Programmer in England.

Salary trend for SQL Programmer in England

SQL Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Programmer in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Programmer in England

SQL Programmer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +34 52 £56,250 +7.14% 2
South East +22 15 £47,500 +11.76%
East of England -27 7 £60,000 +41.17%
East Midlands - 3 £36,500 -
Yorkshire -1 2 £43,750 +2.94% 1
North West -39 2 £42,500 +80.85%
SQL Programmer
UK

SQL Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, SQL Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring SQL Programmer in the job title.

1 113 (95.76%) SQL
2 71 (60.17%) SQL Server
3 62 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (44.92%) Finance
5 45 (38.14%) C#
6 43 (36.44%) Java
6 43 (36.44%) .NET
7 41 (34.75%) JavaScript
8 33 (27.97%) HTML
9 32 (27.12%) CSS
10 29 (24.58%) Microsoft
10 29 (24.58%) jQuery
11 27 (22.88%) PHP
11 27 (22.88%) MVC
12 25 (21.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 25 (21.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 24 (20.34%) Software Engineering
14 23 (19.49%) Scrum
15 22 (18.64%) Windows
15 22 (18.64%) Git (software)
16 21 (17.80%) T-SQL
17 20 (16.95%) OO
18 19 (16.10%) ASP.NET
18 19 (16.10%) Oracle
19 17 (14.41%) HTML5
20 16 (13.56%) VB
20 16 (13.56%) Bloomberg
21 15 (12.71%) PL/SQL
21 15 (12.71%) Apple iOS
21 15 (12.71%) Android

SQL Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 12 (10.17%) Drupal
1 12 (10.17%) WordPress
2 9 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (7.63%) MS Exchange
3 8 (6.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.54%) Apache
4 3 (2.54%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.54%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.54%) nginx
4 3 (2.54%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.69%) CMS
5 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Magento
2 2 (1.69%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.32%) SaaS
2 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.54%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (60.17%) SQL Server
2 25 (21.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (21.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (11.86%) Oracle Database
4 13 (11.02%) MySQL
5 12 (10.17%) MS Access
6 9 (7.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (5.93%) Relational Database
8 5 (4.24%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.39%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.85%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 22 (18.64%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.02%) gulp
3 10 (8.47%) Subversion
4 9 (7.63%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (5.93%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.08%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (4.24%) Maven
7 5 (4.24%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.39%) Codeship
8 4 (3.39%) Gradle
8 4 (3.39%) JUnit
8 4 (3.39%) Mercurial
8 4 (3.39%) Mockito
8 4 (3.39%) Protractor
9 3 (2.54%) Grunt
10 1 (0.85%) JIRA
10 1 (0.85%) NSubstitute
10 1 (0.85%) NUnit
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 53 (44.92%) Finance
2 11 (9.32%) Banking
2 11 (9.32%) Legal
3 10 (8.47%) Games
3 10 (8.47%) Law
4 9 (7.63%) Billing
5 5 (4.24%) Financial Institution
5 5 (4.24%) Retail
6 3 (2.54%) Back Office
7 2 (1.69%) Marketing
8 1 (0.85%) Front Office
8 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (36.44%) .NET
2 33 (27.97%) HTML
3 32 (27.12%) CSS
4 29 (24.58%) jQuery
5 19 (16.10%) ASP.NET
6 17 (14.41%) HTML5
7 14 (11.86%) Web Services
8 11 (9.32%) XML
9 10 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (8.47%) Sass
9 10 (8.47%) Yii
10 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (6.78%) Spring
12 7 (5.93%) AngularJS
12 7 (5.93%) WPF
13 6 (5.08%) .NET Framework
14 5 (4.24%) Hibernate
14 5 (4.24%) RESTful
15 4 (3.39%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.71%) Mobile App
2 14 (11.86%) Client/Server
3 11 (9.32%) Equities
4 10 (8.47%) e-Learning
4 10 (8.47%) Learning Management System
4 10 (8.47%) SCORM
5 8 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.39%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.54%) Derivative
7 3 (2.54%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.69%) AS400
8 2 (1.69%) Social Media
9 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.64%) Windows
2 15 (12.71%) Android
2 15 (12.71%) Apple iOS
3 9 (7.63%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (7.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (6.78%) Unix
5 7 (5.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (22.88%) MVC
3 24 (20.34%) Software Engineering
4 23 (19.49%) Scrum
5 20 (16.95%) OO
6 15 (12.71%) Unit Testing
7 14 (11.86%) Front End Development
7 14 (11.86%) SOA
8 13 (11.02%) Android Development
8 13 (11.02%) iOS Development
8 13 (11.02%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (9.32%) Kanban
9 11 (9.32%) TDD
10 10 (8.47%) Mobile First
10 10 (8.47%) Performance Improvement
10 10 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (8.47%) User Stories
10 10 (8.47%) Web Development
11 9 (7.63%) Document Management
11 9 (7.63%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 113 (95.76%) SQL
2 45 (38.14%) C#
3 43 (36.44%) Java
4 41 (34.75%) JavaScript
5 27 (22.88%) PHP
6 21 (17.80%) T-SQL
7 16 (13.56%) VB
8 15 (12.71%) PL/SQL
9 14 (11.86%) VBA
10 6 (5.08%) C++
11 5 (4.24%) C
11 5 (4.24%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.54%) Ruby
13 2 (1.69%) RPG
13 2 (1.69%) RPG IV
14 1 (0.85%) Delphi
14 1 (0.85%) Lua
14 1 (0.85%) Pascal
14 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (3.39%) Degree
2 2 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) QA
1 5 (4.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (24.58%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.10%) Oracle
3 16 (13.56%) Bloomberg
4 9 (7.63%) iManage
5 5 (4.24%) FactSet
6 3 (2.54%) Google
7 1 (0.85%) Cognos
7 1 (0.85%) Murex
7 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.85%) SAP
7 1 (0.85%) Sybase
7 1 (0.85%) Tableau
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