Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 969 1,345 1,257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.23% 22.40% 21.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.31% 39.77% 41.87%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1,225 1,122
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,450 £28,775
90th Percentile £72,000 £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 2,404 3,382 3,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 52.66% 56.33% 50.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,096 2,868 2,621
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 -3 165 £46,250 +8.82% 36
Reigate 0 145 £57,500 +15.00% 21
Leatherhead +3 92 £49,000 -2.00% 14
Woking -2 54 £55,000 +29.41% 18
Egham +13 53 £40,000 -33.33% 6
Camberley +3 53 £42,500 -10.53% 8
Weybridge +9 33 £40,000 +14.29% 5
Farnham +6 29 £50,000 - 5
Chertsey +5 28 £46,250 +17.83% 2
Staines +3 24 £43,750 -13.37% 3
Redhill -12 24 £45,000 -2.70% 8
Epsom +7 20 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Horley +6 20 £50,000 - 2
Godalming -3 18 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Dorking +8 9 £71,500 +120.00% 1
Esher - 9 £41,000 -
Lightwater - 6 £26,500 - 1
Addlestone -9 3 £34,000 -20.00% 1
Walton-on-Thames +5 2 £65,000 +165.31% 1
Caterham -2 2 £51,250 -6.82% 3
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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.

1 333 (34.37%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 293 (30.24%) C#
4 288 (29.72%) .NET
5 251 (25.90%) Oracle
6 209 (21.57%) Linux
7 206 (21.26%) Finance
8 205 (21.16%) Microsoft
9 196 (20.23%) Java
10 189 (19.50%) JavaScript
11 181 (18.68%) HTML
12 177 (18.27%) Unix
13 174 (17.96%) PL/SQL
14 172 (17.75%) Windows
15 166 (17.13%) Degree
16 163 (16.82%) MVC
17 150 (15.48%) CSS
17 150 (15.48%) Problem-Solving
18 143 (14.76%) SDLC
19 136 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
19 136 (14.04%) TDD
20 134 (13.83%) Microsoft Azure
21 132 (13.62%) Git (software)
21 132 (13.62%) Web Services
22 131 (13.52%) Python
23 124 (12.80%) ASP.NET
24 117 (12.07%) Relational Database
25 115 (11.87%) Unit Testing
26 113 (11.66%) Visual Studio
27 110 (11.35%) Test Automation

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 73 (7.53%) IIS
2 56 (5.78%) SharePoint
3 37 (3.82%) Confluence
4 31 (3.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 29 (2.99%) Apache
5 29 (2.99%) Apache Spark
6 24 (2.48%) SAS
7 23 (2.37%) BizTalk Server
8 19 (1.96%) JBoss
9 18 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
10 17 (1.75%) Tomcat
11 11 (1.14%) WordPress
12 9 (0.93%) CMS
13 7 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (0.72%) Umbraco
14 6 (0.62%) Skype for Business
15 5 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
15 5 (0.52%) MS Exchange
16 4 (0.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 4 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 49 (5.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (4.64%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.62%) Magento
4 4 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.41%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.41%) Oracle Payroll
4 4 (0.41%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.41%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
5 3 (0.31%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.10%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.10%) Maximo
6 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.10%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 134 (13.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 106 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (5.47%) SaaS
4 23 (2.37%) Azure Active Directory
4 23 (2.37%) GitHub
5 20 (2.06%) Office 365
6 13 (1.34%) Serverless
7 11 (1.14%) IaaS
8 8 (0.83%) Azure Functions
8 8 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.83%) PaaS
9 7 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 6 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (0.62%) Lucidchart
10 6 (0.62%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.52%) Tricentis Tosca
12 4 (0.41%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.21%) Azure Data Factory
13 2 (0.21%) Azure Machine Learning
13 2 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 46 (4.75%) Internet
2 40 (4.13%) TCP/IP
3 33 (3.41%) Firewall
4 18 (1.86%) HTTP
4 18 (1.86%) WAN
5 14 (1.44%) DNS
6 13 (1.34%) LAN
7 12 (1.24%) Intranet
8 11 (1.14%) VLAN
8 11 (1.14%) VoIP
9 10 (1.03%) Ethernet
9 10 (1.03%) VPN
10 8 (0.83%) HTTPS
10 8 (0.83%) SAN
10 8 (0.83%) Skype
11 7 (0.72%) SSL
11 7 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (0.52%) DHCP
12 5 (0.52%) NAS
12 5 (0.52%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 306 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 117 (12.07%) Relational Database
3 94 (9.70%) Data Warehouse
4 86 (8.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 80 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 70 (7.22%) Oracle Database
7 59 (6.09%) Power BI
8 43 (4.44%) NoSQL
9 41 (4.23%) RDBMS
9 41 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 40 (4.13%) MySQL
11 33 (3.41%) Big Data
12 32 (3.30%) Azure SQL Database
12 32 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
12 32 (3.30%) SQL Server 2016
13 26 (2.68%) Hadoop
14 25 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
15 24 (2.48%) Data Lake
15 24 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
16 23 (2.37%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 132 (13.62%) Git (software)
2 113 (11.66%) Visual Studio
3 62 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 61 (6.30%) Jenkins
4 61 (6.30%) JIRA
5 29 (2.99%) Bitbucket
6 28 (2.89%) NUnit
6 28 (2.89%) Oracle Forms
6 28 (2.89%) Subversion
7 26 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 26 (2.68%) Maven
8 24 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
9 21 (2.17%) ProC
10 20 (2.06%) Selenium
11 18 (1.86%) Visual Studio Team System
12 17 (1.75%) JUnit
13 14 (1.44%) Chocolatey
13 14 (1.44%) PVCS
14 13 (1.34%) MSBuild
15 12 (1.24%) Mockito
General
1 206 (21.26%) Finance
2 35 (3.61%) Telecoms
3 27 (2.79%) Marketing
4 25 (2.58%) Retail
5 19 (1.96%) Billing
6 17 (1.75%) Games
7 16 (1.65%) Banking
8 15 (1.55%) Back Office
9 11 (1.14%) Advertising
10 7 (0.72%) French Language
11 6 (0.62%) Italian Language
11 6 (0.62%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.52%) German Language
12 5 (0.52%) Polish Language
12 5 (0.52%) Russian Language
13 4 (0.41%) Arabic Language
13 4 (0.41%) Electronics
13 4 (0.41%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.41%) Military
13 4 (0.41%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 426 (43.96%) Developer
2 156 (16.10%) Analyst
3 107 (11.04%) .NET Developer
4 100 (10.32%) C# Developer
5 70 (7.22%) Software Developer
6 67 (6.91%) Junior
6 67 (6.91%) Senior Developer
7 65 (6.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 63 (6.50%) SQL Developer
9 61 (6.30%) Architect
10 51 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
11 48 (4.95%) Java Developer
12 44 (4.54%) Junior Developer
12 44 (4.54%) Support Analyst
13 41 (4.23%) Applications Support
14 39 (4.02%) DBA
15 34 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
15 34 (3.51%) Software Engineer
16 33 (3.41%) SQL Analyst
16 33 (3.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (29.72%) .NET
2 181 (18.68%) HTML
3 150 (15.48%) CSS
4 132 (13.62%) Web Services
5 124 (12.80%) ASP.NET
6 101 (10.42%) .NET Framework
7 94 (9.70%) XML
8 91 (9.39%) AngularJS
9 79 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 76 (7.84%) WCF
11 72 (7.43%) REST
12 67 (6.91%) JSON
13 65 (6.71%) jQuery
14 63 (6.50%) SOAP
15 42 (4.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 41 (4.23%) RESTful
17 38 (3.92%) J2EE
18 37 (3.82%) Entity Framework
19 36 (3.72%) HTML5
20 32 (3.30%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 104 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (5.78%) Management Information System
3 44 (4.54%) Self-Motivation
4 37 (3.82%) N-Tier
5 36 (3.72%) Reinsurance
6 35 (3.61%) Fintech
7 34 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
8 30 (3.10%) Data Centre
9 29 (2.99%) Algorithms
10 28 (2.89%) Public Cloud
11 25 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
12 22 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
13 21 (2.17%) Mobile App
14 19 (1.96%) Client/Server
15 14 (1.44%) EPoS
15 14 (1.44%) Replication
16 13 (1.34%) Data Structures
17 12 (1.24%) W3C
18 11 (1.14%) Over-the-Top Content
18 11 (1.14%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 209 (21.57%) Linux
2 177 (18.27%) Unix
3 172 (17.75%) Windows
4 77 (7.95%) Windows Server
5 40 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (3.61%) AIX
7 27 (2.79%) Android
8 23 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (2.27%) Apple iOS
9 22 (2.27%) Windows 10
10 17 (1.75%) Windows 7
11 16 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (1.44%) Ubuntu
12 14 (1.44%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.83%) HPUX
14 4 (0.41%) VMS
14 4 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.41%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (34.37%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (16.82%) MVC
3 150 (15.48%) Problem-Solving
4 143 (14.76%) SDLC
5 136 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
5 136 (14.04%) TDD
6 115 (11.87%) Unit Testing
7 110 (11.35%) Test Automation
8 105 (10.84%) Scrum
9 99 (10.22%) Computer Science
10 90 (9.29%) DevOps
11 88 (9.08%) Continuous Integration
11 88 (9.08%) OO
12 85 (8.77%) Software Engineering
13 81 (8.36%) Data Modelling
14 74 (7.64%) ITIL
15 65 (6.71%) Analytics
15 65 (6.71%) Mentoring
16 57 (5.88%) Data Analysis
17 55 (5.68%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 293 (30.24%) C#
2 196 (20.23%) Java
3 189 (19.50%) JavaScript
4 174 (17.96%) PL/SQL
5 131 (13.52%) Python
6 89 (9.18%) T-SQL
7 78 (8.05%) Shell Script
8 69 (7.12%) C
9 63 (6.50%) C++
10 59 (6.09%) PHP
11 51 (5.26%) Perl
12 44 (4.54%) PowerShell
13 26 (2.68%) VB.NET
14 23 (2.37%) R
15 22 (2.27%) Ruby
16 21 (2.17%) Java 8
17 13 (1.34%) ES6
17 13 (1.34%) TypeScript
18 12 (1.24%) Bash Shell
18 12 (1.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 166 (17.13%) Degree
2 37 (3.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (3.20%) Security Cleared
4 22 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 12 (1.24%) ISEB
7 12 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (1.14%) MCSE
9 8 (0.83%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.62%) NCIE
10 6 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.52%) HND
11 5 (0.52%) MCSA
11 5 (0.52%) PhD
12 4 (0.41%) CCNA
12 4 (0.41%) CISSP
13 3 (0.31%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.37%) QA
2 27 (2.79%) SLA
3 17 (1.75%) GDPR
4 12 (1.24%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.31%) PMO
6 3 (0.31%) WAI
7 2 (0.21%) ISO 13485
7 2 (0.21%) ISO 26262
7 2 (0.21%) WCAG
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 76 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 42 (4.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (3.51%) Hyper-V
4 28 (2.89%) Docker
5 14 (1.44%) LXC
6 11 (1.14%) vSphere
7 8 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (0.72%) Firmware
9 5 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 4 (0.41%) KVM
10 4 (0.41%) Varnish
10 4 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.31%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.10%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.10%) HDFS
12 1 (0.10%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.10%) UAG
12 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 51 (5.26%) Ansible
2 36 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
2 36 (3.72%) Puppet
3 13 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (1.24%) Salt
5 11 (1.14%) Kubernetes
6 8 (0.83%) Data Guard
7 6 (0.62%) Terraform
8 5 (0.52%) Graylog
8 5 (0.52%) Nagios
8 5 (0.52%) PingFederate
8 5 (0.52%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.52%) WSUS
9 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (0.41%) Perfmon
9 4 (0.41%) SCCM
9 4 (0.41%) TIBCO Hawk
10 2 (0.21%) SCOM
10 2 (0.21%) SCSM
10 2 (0.21%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 251 (25.90%) Oracle
2 205 (21.16%) Microsoft
3 45 (4.64%) VMware
4 28 (2.89%) Tableau
5 27 (2.79%) Cisco
6 23 (2.37%) Atlassian
7 18 (1.86%) Red Hat
8 16 (1.65%) SAP
9 13 (1.34%) TOWER Software
10 12 (1.24%) HP
10 12 (1.24%) SolarWinds
11 11 (1.14%) Citrix
12 10 (1.03%) Dynatrace
13 9 (0.93%) Cognos
14 8 (0.83%) Intel
14 8 (0.83%) ServiceNow
14 8 (0.83%) Sophos
15 7 (0.72%) Juniper
16 6 (0.62%) Dell
16 6 (0.62%) NetApp