The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 33 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 20.12% 38.71% 17.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 64.71% 70.59% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 16
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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 Brentwood region.

Programming Languages Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
51 51 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 31.10% 54.84% 52.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 35
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

SQL
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

SQL Salary Trend in Brentwood

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 64 (62.14%) Finance
2 52 (50.49%) Windows
3 48 (46.60%) Linux
4 45 (43.69%) Oracle
4 45 (43.69%) AS400
5 38 (36.89%) Microsoft
6 32 (31.07%) MS Excel
7 31 (30.10%) SAN
8 30 (29.13%) SQL Server
9 29 (28.16%) Citrix
10 28 (27.18%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (23.30%) MS Office
13 23 (22.33%) .NET
14 21 (20.39%) IIS
14 21 (20.39%) IBM
14 21 (20.39%) iSeries
15 20 (19.42%) HP
15 20 (19.42%) VMware ESX
16 19 (18.45%) SLA
16 19 (18.45%) Change Control
17 18 (17.48%) Waterfall
17 18 (17.48%) Data ONTAP
17 18 (17.48%) Client/Server
17 18 (17.48%) AIX
17 18 (17.48%) UNIX
17 18 (17.48%) COBOL
17 18 (17.48%) BMC
17 18 (17.48%) NetApp
17 18 (17.48%) Tivoli

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 21 (20.39%) IIS
2 15 (14.56%) JBoss
2 15 (14.56%) MS Exchange
3 11 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (6.80%) Lync
4 7 (6.80%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (31.07%) MS Excel
2 24 (23.30%) MS Office
3 16 (15.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.91%) MS Project
4 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (14.56%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Office 365
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.94%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 31 (30.10%) SAN
2 7 (6.80%) DNS
3 4 (3.88%) Firewall
3 4 (3.88%) VoIP
3 4 (3.88%) SNMP
3 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.91%) DHCP
5 2 (1.94%) FTP
5 2 (1.94%) Cisco ICM
5 2 (1.94%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (29.13%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.56%) MS Access
3 14 (13.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (11.65%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (8.74%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.88%) DB2
7 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.88%) MySQL
7 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.94%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (15.53%) Subversion
2 15 (14.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (7.77%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.94%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.94%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.94%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.97%) PowerBuilder
General
1 64 (62.14%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Banking
3 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.88%) Games
5 1 (0.97%) Advertising
5 1 (0.97%) Retail
5 1 (0.97%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 32 (31.07%) Analyst
2 12 (11.65%) Senior Manager
2 12 (11.65%) Support Manager
2 12 (11.65%) Production Manager
3 10 (9.71%) Storage Specialist
4 8 (7.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.80%) Test Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Business Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Storage Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) QA Analyst
7 4 (3.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Tester
7 4 (3.88%) Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Capacity Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Service Operations Manager
8 3 (2.91%) Project Manager
8 3 (2.91%) Service Manager
8 3 (2.91%) Data Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.33%) .NET
2 17 (16.50%) Flash
3 15 (14.56%) Middleware
4 6 (5.83%) XML
5 5 (4.85%) Web Services
6 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.91%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.94%) jQuery
7 2 (1.94%) VXML
7 2 (1.94%) SAP XI
7 2 (1.94%) WinForms
7 2 (1.94%) HTML
7 2 (1.94%) MSMQ
7 2 (1.94%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.97%) XSL
8 1 (0.97%) CSS
8 1 (0.97%) Ajax
8 1 (0.97%) NHibernate
8 1 (0.97%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.97%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (43.69%) AS400
2 28 (27.18%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (20.39%) iSeries
4 18 (17.48%) Client/Server
5 8 (7.77%) Clustering
6 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.94%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.94%) Statistics
8 2 (1.94%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.94%) Replication
9 1 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.97%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 52 (50.49%) Windows
2 48 (46.60%) Linux
3 18 (17.48%) AIX
3 18 (17.48%) UNIX
3 18 (17.48%) Data ONTAP
4 15 (14.56%) Solaris
5 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.88%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.88%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.88%) Debian
8 4 (3.88%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.88%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.91%) HPUX
10 2 (1.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (18.45%) Change Control
3 18 (17.48%) Waterfall
4 17 (16.50%) System Testing
4 17 (16.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (15.53%) Software Delivery
6 15 (14.56%) Logistics
7 14 (13.59%) ITIL
8 13 (12.62%) Change Management
9 12 (11.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (11.65%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (11.65%) Incident Management
10 11 (10.68%) ETL
11 9 (8.74%) SDLC
12 8 (7.77%) Data Modelling
12 8 (7.77%) Project Management
13 7 (6.80%) PRINCE2
13 7 (6.80%) Test Scripting
14 6 (5.83%) Capacity Management
14 6 (5.83%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.48%) COBOL
2 8 (7.77%) C#
3 6 (5.83%) VB.NET
4 4 (3.88%) Java
4 4 (3.88%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.91%) C++
5 3 (2.91%) XPath
5 3 (2.91%) Tcl
6 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.94%) VB6
6 2 (1.94%) XQuery
6 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.94%) RPG
6 2 (1.94%) VB
7 1 (0.97%) C
7 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.97%) Python
7 1 (0.97%) Ruby
7 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (6.80%) MCSE
2 5 (4.85%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (4.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.88%) MCSA
3 4 (3.88%) ISEB
4 3 (2.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.45%) SLA
2 10 (9.71%) QA
System Software
1 20 (19.42%) VMware ESX
2 16 (15.53%) Active Directory
3 15 (14.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.77%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (6.80%) XenApp
5 7 (6.80%) XenDesktop
6 4 (3.88%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.91%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (17.48%) Tivoli
1 18 (17.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 12 (11.65%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (7.77%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.88%) Nagios
5 2 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 45 (43.69%) Oracle
2 38 (36.89%) Microsoft
3 29 (28.16%) Citrix
4 21 (20.39%) IBM
5 20 (19.42%) HP
6 18 (17.48%) BMC
6 18 (17.48%) NetApp
7 15 (14.56%) MKS
7 15 (14.56%) VMware
8 11 (10.68%) SAP
9 9 (8.74%) Business Objects
10 8 (7.77%) Cisco
11 7 (6.80%) 3PAR
12 5 (4.85%) Brocade
13 4 (3.88%) WatchGuard
13 4 (3.88%) Symantec
13 4 (3.88%) Sophos
14 1 (0.97%) Sybase
14 1 (0.97%) Red Gate