The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 22 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 23.16% 22.22% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 84.62% 58.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 13
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Programming Languages Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 27.37% 38.10% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 30
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £60,000 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

SQL
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

SQL Salary Trend in Basildon

SQL
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Basildon

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 46 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 45 (64.29%) MS Excel
3 36 (51.43%) T-SQL
4 35 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (42.86%) Windows
6 29 (41.43%) Replication
6 29 (41.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (41.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 27 (38.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 27 (38.57%) Capacity Planning
7 27 (38.57%) Red Gate
7 27 (38.57%) Performance Tuning
7 27 (38.57%) Database Mirroring
7 27 (38.57%) Clustering
7 27 (38.57%) Finance
7 27 (38.57%) SQL Server 2000
8 25 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (35.71%) MCSA
9 23 (32.86%) .NET
10 19 (27.14%) C#
10 19 (27.14%) High Availability
10 19 (27.14%) SQL Server 2014
11 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
11 18 (25.71%) ITIL
12 16 (22.86%) Web Services
12 16 (22.86%) Service Delivery
13 13 (18.57%) SDLC
14 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
15 11 (15.71%) HTML
15 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.86%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 45 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 35 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (41.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 29 (41.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (38.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 27 (38.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 19 (27.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 10 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
8 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (12.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (10.00%) MSTest
3 7 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.43%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (38.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (41.43%) DBA
1 29 (41.43%) SQL DBA
2 23 (32.86%) Developer
2 23 (32.86%) SQL Server DBA
3 10 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Senior DBA
3 10 (14.29%) Senior SQL DBA
3 10 (14.29%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 8 (11.43%) Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) SQL Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Architect
6 6 (8.57%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Technical Architect
6 6 (8.57%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.71%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.86%) .NET
2 16 (22.86%) Web Services
3 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET
3 11 (15.71%) CSS
3 11 (15.71%) HTML
4 10 (14.29%) jQuery
5 8 (11.43%) .NET Framework
5 8 (11.43%) Entity Framework
5 8 (11.43%) XML
6 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (10.00%) Silverlight
6 7 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (10.00%) WCF
6 7 (10.00%) WPF
7 6 (8.57%) XML Messaging
8 2 (2.86%) Ajax
8 2 (2.86%) JSON
8 2 (2.86%) REST
9 1 (1.43%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (41.43%) Replication
2 27 (38.57%) Clustering
3 9 (12.86%) Client/Server
4 7 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (8.57%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) Capacity Planning
1 27 (38.57%) Database Mirroring
1 27 (38.57%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (27.14%) High Availability
3 18 (25.71%) ITIL
4 16 (22.86%) Service Delivery
5 13 (18.57%) SDLC
6 10 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 8 (11.43%) Unit Testing
7 8 (11.43%) Web Development
8 7 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (10.00%) OOP
8 7 (10.00%) System Testing
8 7 (10.00%) TDD
8 7 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (8.57%) ETL
9 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.71%) Functional Testing
11 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 36 (51.43%) T-SQL
2 19 (27.14%) C#
3 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 9 (12.86%) VB.NET
6 7 (10.00%) XAML
7 3 (4.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (35.71%) MCSA
1 25 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.43%) ISEB
2 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (38.57%) Red Gate
2 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.29%) Oracle
4 9 (12.86%) Guidewire
5 3 (4.29%) FINEOS
5 3 (4.29%) Telerik