Period
to 7 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 4 4 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 465 901 1,097
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 22.31% 20.28% 20.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.97% 40.26% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 424 762 1,070
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +10.53% -1.04%
10th Percentile £32,875 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,375 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,108 2,238 3,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 53.17% 50.38% 56.33%
Number of salaries quoted 920 1,862 2,630
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Surrey

SQL
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL in Surrey.

Salary trend for SQL in Surrey

SQL
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL in Surrey over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL in Surrey

SQL
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 7 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +5 150 £60,000 +29.73% 9
Reigate +2 56 £60,000 - 1
Redhill +2 44 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Godalming -1 24 £57,500 +4.55% 2
Woking -6 20 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Epsom +6 17 £42,500 -10.53%
Chertsey +3 16 £52,500 -6.67% 3
Leatherhead -4 9 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Egham +9 8 £38,750 -6.06% 1
Farnham -3 8 £52,500 +44.83% 2
Camberley -9 7 £52,500 -8.70%
Weybridge +17 5 £53,750 +22.16%
Staines +2 5 £65,000 +13.04%
Caterham +1 4 £52,500 -
Esher +2 3 £50,000 +33.33%
Thames Ditton - 3 £50,000 -
Walton-on-Thames +6 2 £32,500 -51.85% 4
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £75,000 -
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for SQL.

1 193 (41.51%) C#
1 193 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (39.14%) .NET
3 154 (33.12%) SQL Server
4 153 (32.90%) Microsoft
5 152 (32.69%) JavaScript
6 137 (29.46%) Azure
7 135 (29.03%) Degree
8 126 (27.10%) Finance
9 123 (26.45%) HTML
10 117 (25.16%) CSS
11 110 (23.66%) Business Intelligence
12 102 (21.94%) .NET Core
13 86 (18.49%) Scrum
14 85 (18.28%) .NET Framework
15 84 (18.06%) Test Automation
16 82 (17.63%) Data Warehouse
17 80 (17.20%) Software Engineering
17 80 (17.20%) Docker
18 79 (16.99%) Windows
19 73 (15.70%) Microservices
20 72 (15.48%) Machine Learning
21 71 (15.27%) Relational Database
22 70 (15.05%) Power BI
22 70 (15.05%) Power Platform
23 63 (13.55%) Artificial Intelligence
24 61 (13.12%) Data Modelling
25 60 (12.90%) Python
25 60 (12.90%) T-SQL
26 59 (12.69%) Oracle

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 14 (3.01%) Skype for Business
2 9 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.51%) SAS
5 5 (1.08%) Apache
5 5 (1.08%) Confluence
5 5 (1.08%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.08%) nginx
6 4 (0.86%) JBoss
6 4 (0.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.65%) CICS
7 3 (0.65%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.65%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.43%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.43%) IIS
8 2 (0.43%) Moodle
8 2 (0.43%) Totara
Applications
1 16 (3.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.86%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.65%) Sage X3
4 2 (0.43%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.22%) FastStats
5 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.22%) SAP CS
5 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.22%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 137 (29.46%) Azure
2 70 (15.05%) Power Platform
3 55 (11.83%) AWS
4 27 (5.81%) Office 365
5 20 (4.30%) IaaS
6 19 (4.09%) PaaS
7 10 (2.15%) Dynamics 365
7 10 (2.15%) Serverless
8 8 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (1.51%) SaaS
10 6 (1.29%) GCP
11 5 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (1.08%) Azure Data Factory
12 4 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.86%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.86%) Azure Machine Learning
12 4 (0.86%) BlazeMeter
12 4 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.86%) GitHub
12 4 (0.86%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.66%) Skype
2 14 (3.01%) HTTP
3 12 (2.58%) Firewall
4 10 (2.15%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.29%) SAN
6 5 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.86%) DNS
7 4 (0.86%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.86%) MQTT
7 4 (0.86%) NetScaler
7 4 (0.86%) SSL
8 3 (0.65%) Internet
9 2 (0.43%) DHCP
9 2 (0.43%) DMZ
10 1 (0.22%) 2G
10 1 (0.22%) 3G
10 1 (0.22%) GSM
10 1 (0.22%) ICMP
10 1 (0.22%) VPN
10 1 (0.22%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (33.12%) SQL Server
2 82 (17.63%) Data Warehouse
3 71 (15.27%) Relational Database
4 70 (15.05%) Power BI
5 59 (12.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 55 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 49 (10.54%) Big Data
8 43 (9.25%) RDBMS
9 37 (7.96%) Data Lake
10 29 (6.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (4.30%) MongoDB
12 19 (4.09%) QlikView
13 18 (3.87%) Oracle Database
14 17 (3.66%) Azure SQL Database
15 15 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
15 15 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (3.01%) NoSQL
16 14 (3.01%) Qlik Sense
17 12 (2.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 11 (2.37%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 42 (9.03%) Selenium
2 33 (7.10%) SoapUI
3 32 (6.88%) Git (software)
4 28 (6.02%) JIRA
5 27 (5.81%) HP UFT
5 27 (5.81%) LoadRunner
6 23 (4.95%) Jenkins
7 15 (3.23%) Visual Studio
8 9 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (1.72%) TestComplete
10 7 (1.51%) JMeter
10 7 (1.51%) NUnit
11 5 (1.08%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.08%) tSQLt
12 4 (0.86%) Jasmine
13 3 (0.65%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.65%) CruiseControl
13 3 (0.65%) Protractor
13 3 (0.65%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.65%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 126 (27.10%) Finance
2 16 (3.44%) Marketing
3 8 (1.72%) Back Office
4 7 (1.51%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.29%) Public Sector
5 6 (1.29%) Retail
6 5 (1.08%) Electronics
6 5 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.86%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.86%) Games
7 4 (0.86%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.65%) Banking
9 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.43%) Police
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 184 (39.57%) Developer
2 58 (12.47%) Analyst
3 52 (11.18%) .NET Developer
4 45 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 39 (8.39%) Senior Developer
6 36 (7.74%) SQL Developer
7 33 (7.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 31 (6.67%) Consultant
9 30 (6.45%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 30 (6.45%) Test Leader
10 27 (5.81%) Full Stack Developer
11 25 (5.38%) Senior Software Engineer
11 25 (5.38%) Software Developer
12 24 (5.16%) C# Developer
12 24 (5.16%) SSIS Developer
12 24 (5.16%) T-SQL Developer
13 21 (4.52%) SSRS Developer
14 19 (4.09%) Data Analyst
14 19 (4.09%) Senior .NET Developer
15 18 (3.87%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (39.14%) .NET
2 123 (26.45%) HTML
3 117 (25.16%) CSS
4 102 (21.94%) .NET Core
5 85 (18.28%) .NET Framework
6 59 (12.69%) AngularJS
7 53 (11.40%) Web Services
8 49 (10.54%) ASP.NET
9 44 (9.46%) SOAP
10 32 (6.88%) HTML5
11 29 (6.24%) RESTful
12 27 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (5.16%) XML
14 21 (4.52%) React
14 21 (4.52%) REST
15 18 (3.87%) CSS3
16 16 (3.44%) JSON
17 13 (2.80%) Entity Framework
18 11 (2.37%) Spring
19 10 (2.15%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.10%) Virtual Team
3 22 (4.73%) Data Centre
4 21 (4.52%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.44%) Public Cloud
6 15 (3.23%) Private Cloud
7 13 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.37%) Reinsurance
8 11 (2.37%) Tandem
9 10 (2.15%) Clustering
10 9 (1.94%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (1.51%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.51%) User Experience
13 6 (1.29%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.29%) N-Tier
14 5 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (1.08%) LIMS
15 4 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 79 (16.99%) Windows
2 38 (8.17%) Unix
3 27 (5.81%) Linux
4 25 (5.38%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.51%) Solaris
5 7 (1.51%) Windows Server 2016
5 7 (1.51%) Windows Server 2019
6 6 (1.29%) Android
6 6 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.08%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.08%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (23.66%) Business Intelligence
3 86 (18.49%) Scrum
4 84 (18.06%) Test Automation
5 80 (17.20%) Software Engineering
6 73 (15.70%) Microservices
7 72 (15.48%) Machine Learning
8 63 (13.55%) Artificial Intelligence
9 61 (13.12%) Data Modelling
10 56 (12.04%) MVC
11 50 (10.75%) Computer Science
12 46 (9.89%) Waterfall
13 45 (9.68%) Decision-Making
14 42 (9.03%) Migration
15 41 (8.82%) DevOps
16 38 (8.17%) Analytics
16 38 (8.17%) Continuous Integration
17 37 (7.96%) ETL
18 35 (7.53%) Performance Testing
18 35 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 193 (41.51%) C#
2 152 (32.69%) JavaScript
3 60 (12.90%) Python
3 60 (12.90%) T-SQL
4 53 (11.40%) Java
5 35 (7.53%) PL/SQL
6 32 (6.88%) PowerShell
7 22 (4.73%) TypeScript
8 16 (3.44%) C++
8 16 (3.44%) R
9 14 (3.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 12 (2.58%) C
10 12 (2.58%) VB.NET
11 11 (2.37%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.94%) Perl
13 8 (1.72%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.08%) VB
15 3 (0.65%) JCL
15 3 (0.65%) PHP
15 3 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 135 (29.03%) Degree
2 35 (7.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (2.80%) CCNA
5 13 (2.80%) MCSE
6 6 (1.29%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.08%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.86%) ISEB
8 4 (0.86%) PhD
9 3 (0.65%) CISSP
10 2 (0.43%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.22%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.22%) CISM
11 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.22%) MCSA
11 1 (0.22%) VCP6
11 1 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.53%) QA
2 27 (5.81%) Data Quality
2 27 (5.81%) PMO
3 19 (4.09%) GDPR
4 15 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (1.72%) SLA
7 4 (0.86%) MiFID
8 3 (0.65%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.65%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.43%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 80 (17.20%) Docker
2 34 (7.31%) Active Directory
3 20 (4.30%) Hyper-V
4 19 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.86%) XenApp
5 4 (0.86%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (3.23%) SCCM
2 10 (2.15%) Kubernetes
3 9 (1.94%) Ansible
3 9 (1.94%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (1.94%) Puppet
4 8 (1.72%) Terraform
5 5 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.22%) Oozie
7 1 (0.22%) SCOM
7 1 (0.22%) SCSM
7 1 (0.22%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 153 (32.90%) Microsoft
2 59 (12.69%) Oracle
3 23 (4.95%) VMware
4 20 (4.30%) Sun
5 18 (3.87%) Informatica
6 16 (3.44%) Tableau
7 10 (2.15%) Dell
8 9 (1.94%) Citrix
8 9 (1.94%) Hortonworks
8 9 (1.94%) HP
8 9 (1.94%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.51%) SAP
10 6 (1.29%) Cisco
10 6 (1.29%) SolarWinds
11 5 (1.08%) Dell Compellent
11 5 (1.08%) Telstra
12 4 (0.86%) Adobe
12 4 (0.86%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.86%) Google
12 4 (0.86%) Ivanti