Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1,025 1,372 1,427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 20.30% 22.01% 21.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.38% 40.74% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1,262 1,282
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 2,671 3,368 3,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 52.90% 54.03% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,381 2,832 3,109
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,250 £66,125 £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 14 November 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 14 November 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
Reigate -4 152 £52,500 +5.00% 12
Guildford -2 148 £45,000 +5.88% 27
Leatherhead 0 90 £49,000 +2.08% 7
Woking -3 67 £38,750 -8.82% 16
Camberley +6 48 £45,000 - 7
Egham +12 44 £42,500 -29.17% 4
Farnham -9 40 £50,000 - 5
Weybridge +2 33 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Godalming -8 32 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Chertsey +4 29 £35,000 -9.09% 5
Epsom 0 28 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Redhill -6 27 £42,500 -17.07% 2
Staines -2 21 £52,500 -36.36% 6
Horley -1 9 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Dorking +3 7 £71,500 +120.00% 1
Lightwater - 6 £26,500 -
Esher - 5 £44,000 -
Walton-on-Thames +11 4 £48,750 +103.13% 3
Addlestone -5 3 £34,000 -20.00% 2
Virginia Water +3 1 £55,000 +15.79%
Caterham - 1 £50,000 -
Whyteleafe - 1 £47,500 - 7
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 377 (36.78%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (32.00%) SQL Server
3 326 (31.80%) C#
4 308 (30.05%) .NET
5 260 (25.37%) Oracle
6 243 (23.71%) JavaScript
7 237 (23.12%) Java
8 227 (22.15%) HTML
8 227 (22.15%) Microsoft
9 225 (21.95%) Finance
10 204 (19.90%) CSS
11 190 (18.54%) PL/SQL
12 180 (17.56%) Linux
12 180 (17.56%) Degree
13 177 (17.27%) MVC
14 154 (15.02%) Unix
15 153 (14.93%) Windows
15 153 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
16 140 (13.66%) Business Intelligence
17 139 (13.56%) Python
18 132 (12.88%) Problem-Solving
19 128 (12.49%) Web Services
19 128 (12.49%) Amazon AWS
20 127 (12.39%) TDD
20 127 (12.39%) Scrum
21 126 (12.29%) SDLC
22 121 (11.80%) ASP.NET
23 120 (11.71%) Relational Database
24 115 (11.22%) T-SQL
25 114 (11.12%) AngularJS

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 78 (7.61%) IIS
2 39 (3.80%) SharePoint
3 33 (3.22%) Confluence
4 32 (3.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 29 (2.83%) Apache
6 27 (2.63%) Apache Spark
7 19 (1.85%) JBoss
7 19 (1.85%) SAS
8 16 (1.56%) CMS
9 15 (1.46%) Tomcat
10 13 (1.27%) WordPress
11 12 (1.17%) Skype for Business
12 11 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
13 10 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (0.88%) OpenStack
15 8 (0.78%) Umbraco
16 6 (0.59%) WebSphere
17 5 (0.49%) ExpressionEngine
17 5 (0.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 56 (5.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (2.34%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.20%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.098%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.098%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 23 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.07%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.59%) Magento
5 5 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
6 4 (0.39%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
7 3 (0.29%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.29%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.29%) Teamcenter
8 2 (0.20%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.098%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.098%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.098%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.098%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 153 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 128 (12.49%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (4.49%) SaaS
4 27 (2.63%) Office 365
5 24 (2.34%) GitHub
6 20 (1.95%) Azure Active Directory
7 11 (1.07%) IaaS
8 8 (0.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 8 (0.78%) PaaS
9 7 (0.68%) Serverless
10 6 (0.59%) Azure Functions
10 6 (0.59%) Lucidchart
10 6 (0.59%) OpenShift
11 5 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.49%) Mimecast
12 4 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
12 4 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (0.29%) Azure Machine Learning
13 3 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.29%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 47 (4.59%) Internet
2 44 (4.29%) TCP/IP
3 28 (2.73%) Firewall
4 20 (1.95%) DNS
5 12 (1.17%) Skype
5 12 (1.17%) VLAN
5 12 (1.17%) VPN
6 9 (0.88%) Ethernet
7 8 (0.78%) DHCP
7 8 (0.78%) SAN
8 7 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (0.68%) HTTP
8 7 (0.68%) HTTPS
8 7 (0.68%) NAS
8 7 (0.68%) Wireshark
9 6 (0.59%) IPsec
9 6 (0.59%) LAN
9 6 (0.59%) VoIP
9 6 (0.59%) WAN
9 6 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 120 (11.71%) Relational Database
3 109 (10.63%) Data Warehouse
4 93 (9.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 90 (8.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 67 (6.54%) Oracle Database
7 51 (4.98%) MySQL
7 51 (4.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 50 (4.88%) Power BI
9 47 (4.59%) NoSQL
10 46 (4.49%) Big Data
11 36 (3.51%) RDBMS
12 34 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 31 (3.02%) Azure SQL Database
13 31 (3.02%) SQL Server 2016
14 28 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
15 23 (2.24%) Data Lake
16 22 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
17 21 (2.05%) Oracle Database 10g
18 20 (1.95%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 111 (10.83%) Git (software)
2 106 (10.34%) Visual Studio
3 58 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 55 (5.37%) Jenkins
4 55 (5.37%) JIRA
5 39 (3.80%) Oracle Forms
6 27 (2.63%) Subversion
7 26 (2.54%) NUnit
8 23 (2.24%) Bitbucket
8 23 (2.24%) Maven
9 22 (2.15%) JUnit
9 22 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
10 19 (1.85%) Selenium
11 18 (1.76%) Mockito
12 17 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 16 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
14 12 (1.17%) MSBuild
15 11 (1.07%) Chocolatey
16 10 (0.98%) ProC
16 10 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 225 (21.95%) Finance
2 45 (4.39%) Telecoms
3 31 (3.02%) Retail
4 24 (2.34%) Marketing
5 23 (2.24%) Advertising
6 21 (2.05%) Billing
6 21 (2.05%) Games
7 20 (1.95%) Banking
8 14 (1.37%) Back Office
9 6 (0.59%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.59%) French Language
9 6 (0.59%) German Language
9 6 (0.59%) Italian Language
9 6 (0.59%) Spanish Language
10 5 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.49%) Swedish Language
11 4 (0.39%) Arabic Language
11 4 (0.39%) Electronics
11 4 (0.39%) Polish Language
11 4 (0.39%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 493 (48.10%) Developer
2 156 (15.22%) Analyst
3 125 (12.20%) C# Developer
4 109 (10.63%) .NET Developer
5 90 (8.78%) SQL Developer
6 89 (8.68%) Software Developer
7 78 (7.61%) Senior Developer
8 72 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
9 64 (6.24%) Java Developer
10 62 (6.05%) Architect
11 58 (5.66%) Junior
12 54 (5.27%) Support Analyst
13 52 (5.07%) Software Engineer
14 51 (4.98%) Applications Support
15 48 (4.68%) Oracle Developer
16 40 (3.90%) Lead Developer
17 38 (3.71%) SQL Analyst
18 37 (3.61%) DevOps Engineer
19 35 (3.41%) Data Architect
19 35 (3.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (30.05%) .NET
2 227 (22.15%) HTML
3 204 (19.90%) CSS
4 128 (12.49%) Web Services
5 121 (11.80%) ASP.NET
6 114 (11.12%) AngularJS
7 109 (10.63%) XML
8 94 (9.17%) .NET Framework
8 94 (9.17%) REST
9 89 (8.68%) WCF
10 79 (7.71%) SOAP
11 78 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 61 (5.95%) JSON
13 59 (5.76%) jQuery
14 44 (4.29%) HTML5
14 44 (4.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 43 (4.20%) Spring
16 42 (4.10%) RESTful
17 40 (3.90%) Entity Framework
18 38 (3.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 104 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (9.37%) Computer Science
3 49 (4.78%) Management Information System
3 49 (4.78%) Self-Motivation
4 44 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
5 38 (3.71%) Fintech
6 32 (3.12%) Mobile App
7 31 (3.02%) Data Centre
7 31 (3.02%) Public Cloud
8 28 (2.73%) Algorithms
9 27 (2.63%) N-Tier
10 25 (2.44%) Client/Server
10 25 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (1.95%) Reinsurance
12 18 (1.76%) Linux Command Line
13 17 (1.66%) W3C
14 12 (1.17%) Data Structures
14 12 (1.17%) Virtual Team
15 11 (1.07%) Over-the-Top Content
15 11 (1.07%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 180 (17.56%) Linux
2 154 (15.02%) Unix
3 153 (14.93%) Windows
4 68 (6.63%) Windows Server
5 30 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (2.73%) Android
7 27 (2.63%) Apple iOS
8 25 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (1.95%) AIX
10 18 (1.76%) Windows 10
11 16 (1.56%) Windows 7
12 15 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (1.07%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.59%) CentOS
15 5 (0.49%) VMS
16 4 (0.39%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (0.39%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (36.78%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (17.27%) MVC
3 140 (13.66%) Business Intelligence
4 132 (12.88%) Problem-Solving
5 127 (12.39%) Scrum
5 127 (12.39%) TDD
6 126 (12.29%) SDLC
7 103 (10.05%) Software Engineering
7 103 (10.05%) Unit Testing
8 102 (9.95%) Test Automation
9 100 (9.76%) Data Modelling
10 84 (8.20%) DevOps
11 83 (8.10%) OO
12 81 (7.90%) Continuous Integration
13 77 (7.51%) Mentoring
14 70 (6.83%) ITIL
15 60 (5.85%) Data Analysis
16 57 (5.56%) Microservices
17 56 (5.46%) Analytics
18 54 (5.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 326 (31.80%) C#
2 243 (23.71%) JavaScript
3 237 (23.12%) Java
4 190 (18.54%) PL/SQL
5 139 (13.56%) Python
6 115 (11.22%) T-SQL
7 84 (8.20%) C++
8 80 (7.80%) Shell Script
9 70 (6.83%) C
10 51 (4.98%) PHP
11 43 (4.20%) VB.NET
12 38 (3.71%) PowerShell
13 36 (3.51%) Perl
14 22 (2.15%) Ruby
15 19 (1.85%) Java 8
16 17 (1.66%) ES6
17 16 (1.56%) TypeScript
18 13 (1.27%) Bash Shell
19 12 (1.17%) VBA
20 11 (1.07%) VB
Qualifications
1 180 (17.56%) Degree
2 55 (5.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (2.83%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (1.17%) MCSE
6 11 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 10 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (0.98%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.78%) MCSA
9 5 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.39%) CISSP
10 4 (0.39%) ISEB
10 4 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.39%) MCDBA
11 3 (0.29%) CCNA
11 3 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.29%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.29%) NCIE
11 3 (0.29%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.20%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.59%) QA
2 20 (1.95%) SLA
3 9 (0.88%) GDPR
4 6 (0.59%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.29%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.29%) WCAG
7 2 (0.20%) ISO 13485
7 2 (0.20%) ISO 26262
7 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 79 (7.71%) Active Directory
2 50 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (3.22%) Hyper-V
4 31 (3.02%) Docker
5 11 (1.07%) LXC
5 11 (1.07%) vSphere
6 8 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (0.68%) KVM
7 7 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.39%) Varnish
9 3 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.29%) Firmware
9 3 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 3 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.20%) HDFS
10 2 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.098%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 41 (4.00%) Ansible
2 28 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (2.54%) Puppet
4 11 (1.07%) Kubernetes
5 8 (0.78%) Data Guard
5 8 (0.78%) Salt
6 7 (0.68%) SCCM
6 7 (0.68%) SCOM
6 7 (0.68%) SCSM
6 7 (0.68%) SCVMM
6 7 (0.68%) Terraform
7 6 (0.59%) Nagios
8 5 (0.49%) Graylog
8 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (0.49%) PingFederate
9 4 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.39%) TIBCO Hawk
9 4 (0.39%) WSUS
10 3 (0.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 260 (25.37%) Oracle
2 227 (22.15%) Microsoft
3 57 (5.56%) VMware
4 27 (2.63%) Tableau
5 24 (2.34%) Cisco
6 20 (1.95%) Atlassian
7 16 (1.56%) Red Hat
8 14 (1.37%) Juniper
8 14 (1.37%) SAP
8 14 (1.37%) TOWER Software
9 12 (1.17%) Citrix
9 12 (1.17%) Sophos
10 10 (0.98%) Cognos
11 8 (0.78%) SolarWinds
12 7 (0.68%) CommVault
12 7 (0.68%) Dell
12 7 (0.68%) Dell Compellent
13 6 (0.59%) Google
13 6 (0.59%) hybris
13 6 (0.59%) IBM