Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SQR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQR over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Structured Query Report Writer (SQR)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1194 1236 1295
Rank change year-on-year +42 +59 +36
Permanent jobs citing SQR 12 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.012% 0.007% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 4
UK median annual salary £57,000 £45,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% +45.16% -36.41%
10th Percentile £36,250 £45,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £61,500 £45,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year +36.67% +45.16% -34.74%

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

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 100094 99915 112409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.32% 52.89% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 82448 86252 96120
UK median annual salary £49,039 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.24% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +1.27%

SQR
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SQR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SQR in the UK

SQR
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SQR in the UK

SQR
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQR over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQR in the UK

SQR
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQR within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
England +27 9 £54,500 +21.11%
London - 9 £54,500 -
UK excluding London +18 2 £61,500 +36.67%
Scotland -18 2 £61,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SQR.

1 12 (100.00%) PeopleSoft
2 10 (83.33%) PeopleCode
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) PeopleTools
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 3 (25.00%) Tuxedo
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) COBOL
6 3 (25.00%) Internet
7 2 (16.67%) Publishing
7 2 (16.67%) Unix
7 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (16.67%) Time Management
7 2 (16.67%) Database Tuning
7 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (16.67%) QA
8 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (8.33%) Asset Management

SQR
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (25.00%) Tuxedo
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) PeopleTools
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) PeopleSoft Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) PeopleSoft Technical Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft DBA
3 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft Functional Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) HR Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft Support
4 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Database Tuning
1 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) PeopleCode
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) COBOL
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) PeopleSoft
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) BEA
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft