The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East / Thames Valley
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 6 2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley - 9.09% 37.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.53%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 100.00% 9.09% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.73% -11.53%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Thames Valley citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in the Thames Valley

SQL
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for SQL in the Thames Valley