Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1,099 1,250 1,535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 20.82% 21.42% 21.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.25% 40.90% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,009 1,141 1,365
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £68,000 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 2,873 3,056 3,727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 54.42% 52.37% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,542 2,569 3,284
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Surrey

SQL
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for SQL in Surrey

SQL
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Surrey over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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 25 September 2018. 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 +2 154 £47,500 +13.10% 22
Reigate -4 150 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Leatherhead -1 89 £49,000 +5.95% 11
Woking 0 84 £36,500 -14.12% 16
Godalming -10 43 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Redhill -1 42 £42,500 -19.05% 1
Egham +9 38 £50,000 -16.67% 4
Camberley +6 38 £45,000 +33.33% 3
Epsom 0 30 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Farnham -13 29 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Chertsey +7 28 £35,000 -9.09% 9
Weybridge -4 27 £40,000 -4.19% 2
Staines -1 24 £50,500 -38.79% 4
Horley -4 10 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Thames Ditton - 9 £37,500 -
Walton-on-Thames +15 6 £25,250 +1.00% 1
Dorking +3 6 £71,500 +120.00%
Lightwater - 6 £26,500 -
Esher +4 4 £42,837 -4.81%
Caterham +2 2 £50,000 -13.04%
Virginia Water +3 1 £55,000 +15.79%
Addlestone -2 1 £35,000 -17.65%
Whyteleafe - 1 £47,500 - 5
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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.

1 387 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
2 373 (33.94%) C#
3 361 (32.85%) .NET
4 351 (31.94%) SQL Server
5 293 (26.66%) JavaScript
6 277 (25.20%) Oracle
7 271 (24.66%) Microsoft
8 260 (23.66%) Java
9 244 (22.20%) HTML
10 231 (21.02%) CSS
11 222 (20.20%) Finance
12 202 (18.38%) MVC
13 190 (17.29%) Degree
14 179 (16.29%) PL/SQL
15 163 (14.83%) Unix
16 158 (14.38%) Microsoft Azure
17 155 (14.10%) Linux
18 153 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
19 151 (13.74%) Windows
20 142 (12.92%) ASP.NET
21 141 (12.83%) Python
22 139 (12.65%) T-SQL
23 136 (12.37%) AngularJS
23 136 (12.37%) Problem-Solving
24 133 (12.10%) Relational Database
25 132 (12.01%) SDLC
26 117 (10.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 117 (10.65%) XML
27 116 (10.56%) TDD
28 113 (10.28%) Scrum

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 76 (6.92%) IIS
2 44 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 38 (3.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 23 (2.09%) Apache
4 23 (2.09%) Apache Spark
4 23 (2.09%) JBoss
5 22 (2.00%) Confluence
6 18 (1.64%) SAS
7 16 (1.46%) Tomcat
8 14 (1.27%) CMS
9 13 (1.18%) Skype for Business
10 11 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (0.91%) WordPress
12 9 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (0.82%) OpenStack
13 8 (0.73%) Umbraco
13 8 (0.73%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.64%) Apache Pig
15 5 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 68 (6.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.64%) GNU Octave
4 3 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 21 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.55%) Magento
5 4 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.27%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.27%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.18%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.18%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.091%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.091%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 158 (14.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 107 (9.74%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (3.37%) SaaS
4 31 (2.82%) Office 365
5 19 (1.73%) Azure Active Directory
5 19 (1.73%) GitHub
6 11 (1.00%) IaaS
7 9 (0.82%) PaaS
8 7 (0.64%) Serverless
9 6 (0.55%) Azure Functions
9 6 (0.55%) OpenShift
10 5 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (0.45%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.36%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
12 3 (0.27%) Lucidchart
12 3 (0.27%) Yammer
13 2 (0.18%) Boomi
13 2 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.18%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 47 (4.28%) Internet
2 42 (3.82%) TCP/IP
3 26 (2.37%) DNS
3 26 (2.37%) Firewall
4 15 (1.36%) SAN
5 13 (1.18%) LAN
5 13 (1.18%) Skype
5 13 (1.18%) VLAN
5 13 (1.18%) WAN
6 11 (1.00%) HTTP
6 11 (1.00%) VPN
7 8 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (0.73%) NAS
8 7 (0.64%) DHCP
9 6 (0.55%) IPsec
9 6 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (0.55%) Wireshark
10 5 (0.45%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.45%) Network Security
10 5 (0.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (31.94%) SQL Server
2 133 (12.10%) Relational Database
3 117 (10.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 110 (10.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 96 (8.74%) Data Warehouse
6 72 (6.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 63 (5.73%) MySQL
8 60 (5.46%) Oracle Database
9 57 (5.19%) Power BI
10 53 (4.82%) RDBMS
11 52 (4.73%) Big Data
12 50 (4.55%) NoSQL
13 40 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
14 30 (2.73%) Azure SQL Database
15 28 (2.55%) SQL Server 2016
16 25 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
17 23 (2.09%) Oracle Database 10g
18 22 (2.00%) OLAP
19 20 (1.82%) Data Lake
19 20 (1.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 97 (8.83%) Visual Studio
2 93 (8.46%) Git (software)
3 64 (5.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 49 (4.46%) Jenkins
5 39 (3.55%) Oracle Forms
6 34 (3.09%) JIRA
7 21 (1.91%) JUnit
7 21 (1.91%) Selenium
8 19 (1.73%) MSBuild
8 19 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
9 18 (1.64%) Maven
9 18 (1.64%) NUnit
9 18 (1.64%) Subversion
10 17 (1.55%) Mockito
10 17 (1.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 15 (1.36%) Visual Studio Team System
12 13 (1.18%) Eclipse
13 12 (1.09%) Bitbucket
13 12 (1.09%) JMeter
14 11 (1.00%) Chocolatey
General
1 222 (20.20%) Finance
2 47 (4.28%) Telecoms
3 42 (3.82%) Advertising
4 25 (2.27%) Marketing
5 23 (2.09%) Retail
6 21 (1.91%) Banking
6 21 (1.91%) Billing
7 20 (1.82%) Games
8 16 (1.46%) Back Office
9 15 (1.36%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.82%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.45%) Electronics
12 4 (0.36%) German Language
13 3 (0.27%) French Language
13 3 (0.27%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.27%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.27%) Swedish Language
14 2 (0.18%) Korean Language
14 2 (0.18%) Polish Language
14 2 (0.18%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 553 (50.32%) Developer
2 179 (16.29%) Analyst
3 148 (13.47%) C# Developer
4 128 (11.65%) .NET Developer
5 107 (9.74%) Software Developer
6 103 (9.37%) SQL Developer
7 95 (8.64%) C# .NET Developer
8 88 (8.01%) Senior Developer
9 80 (7.28%) Java Developer
10 71 (6.46%) Support Analyst
11 65 (5.91%) Architect
12 53 (4.82%) Applications Support
13 51 (4.64%) Junior
14 50 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
15 48 (4.37%) Oracle Developer
16 46 (4.19%) Software Engineer
17 43 (3.91%) C# Software Developer
18 40 (3.64%) Applications Support Analyst
19 39 (3.55%) Lead Developer
20 38 (3.46%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 361 (32.85%) .NET
2 244 (22.20%) HTML
3 231 (21.02%) CSS
4 142 (12.92%) ASP.NET
5 136 (12.37%) AngularJS
6 117 (10.65%) XML
7 106 (9.65%) Web Services
8 93 (8.46%) .NET Framework
9 88 (8.01%) REST
10 86 (7.83%) WCF
11 82 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC
12 80 (7.28%) jQuery
13 65 (5.91%) SOAP
14 63 (5.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 56 (5.10%) Spring
16 53 (4.82%) JSON
17 50 (4.55%) Ajax
18 49 (4.46%) HTML5
19 48 (4.37%) RESTful
20 44 (4.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 102 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (9.19%) Computer Science
3 49 (4.46%) Self-Motivation
4 46 (4.19%) Management Information System
5 42 (3.82%) Algorithms
6 39 (3.55%) Fintech
6 39 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
7 37 (3.37%) Data Centre
8 34 (3.09%) Mobile App
9 31 (2.82%) Public Cloud
10 27 (2.46%) Client/Server
11 26 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
12 22 (2.00%) Virtual Team
13 20 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
14 19 (1.73%) N-Tier
14 19 (1.73%) W3C
15 18 (1.64%) Reinsurance
16 17 (1.55%) Data Structures
17 12 (1.09%) User Experience
18 11 (1.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 163 (14.83%) Unix
2 155 (14.10%) Linux
3 151 (13.74%) Windows
4 68 (6.19%) Windows Server
5 26 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (2.18%) Android
7 23 (2.09%) Apple iOS
7 23 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (1.64%) AIX
9 17 (1.55%) Windows 10
9 17 (1.55%) Windows 7
10 15 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (1.00%) Windows 8
12 7 (0.64%) CentOS
13 5 (0.45%) VMS
14 3 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.091%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (18.38%) MVC
3 153 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
4 136 (12.37%) Problem-Solving
5 132 (12.01%) SDLC
6 116 (10.56%) TDD
7 113 (10.28%) Scrum
8 108 (9.83%) Software Engineering
9 105 (9.55%) Data Modelling
10 95 (8.64%) OO
11 91 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
12 89 (8.10%) ITIL
13 86 (7.83%) Unit Testing
14 82 (7.46%) DevOps
15 72 (6.55%) Mentoring
16 70 (6.37%) Test Automation
17 69 (6.28%) Data Analysis
18 68 (6.19%) Web Development
19 60 (5.46%) OOP
20 53 (4.82%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 373 (33.94%) C#
2 293 (26.66%) JavaScript
3 260 (23.66%) Java
4 179 (16.29%) PL/SQL
5 141 (12.83%) Python
6 139 (12.65%) T-SQL
7 93 (8.46%) C++
8 86 (7.83%) Shell Script
9 77 (7.01%) C
10 50 (4.55%) VB.NET
11 45 (4.09%) PowerShell
12 36 (3.28%) PHP
13 27 (2.46%) Perl
14 19 (1.73%) ES6
14 19 (1.73%) VB
15 18 (1.64%) TypeScript
16 17 (1.55%) Ruby
17 15 (1.36%) R
18 14 (1.27%) Java 8
18 14 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 190 (17.29%) Degree
2 61 (5.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (2.73%) Security Cleared
4 26 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 18 (1.64%) MCSE
6 11 (1.00%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.82%) MCSA
8 7 (0.64%) PhD
9 6 (0.55%) AAT
9 6 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.45%) CIMA
10 5 (0.45%) MCDBA
11 4 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.36%) CISSP
12 3 (0.27%) CCNA
12 3 (0.27%) TOGAF Certification
13 2 (0.18%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.91%) QA
2 31 (2.82%) SLA
3 15 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.55%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.27%) GDPR
5 3 (0.27%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.18%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.18%) ISO 26262
6 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 70 (6.37%) Active Directory
2 42 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (2.73%) Hyper-V
4 25 (2.27%) Docker
5 11 (1.00%) LXC
6 10 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (0.64%) KVM
7 7 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.36%) HDFS
10 3 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.27%) vSphere
11 1 (0.091%) Firmware
11 1 (0.091%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 38 (3.46%) Ansible
2 24 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (2.00%) Puppet
4 9 (0.82%) SCCM
4 9 (0.82%) SCOM
5 8 (0.73%) Kubernetes
5 8 (0.73%) SCSM
5 8 (0.73%) SCVMM
6 7 (0.64%) Data Guard
6 7 (0.64%) Terraform
7 6 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
8 5 (0.45%) FortiGate
8 5 (0.45%) Graylog
8 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (0.45%) PingFederate
9 4 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.36%) Salt
10 3 (0.27%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.18%) Nagios
11 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 277 (25.20%) Oracle
2 271 (24.66%) Microsoft
3 53 (4.82%) VMware
4 26 (2.37%) TOWER Software
5 24 (2.18%) Cisco
6 22 (2.00%) Tableau
7 18 (1.64%) ServiceNow
8 14 (1.27%) Juniper
8 14 (1.27%) Red Hat
8 14 (1.27%) SAP
9 13 (1.18%) Atlassian
10 12 (1.09%) Citrix
10 12 (1.09%) Sophos
11 9 (0.82%) Cognos
11 9 (0.82%) Talend
12 8 (0.73%) SolarWinds
13 7 (0.64%) CommVault
13 7 (0.64%) Dell
13 7 (0.64%) Dell Compellent
14 6 (0.55%) hybris