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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 34 65 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 20.48% 26.00% 46.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.22% 69.15% 73.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 53
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
72 94 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 43.37% 37.60% 63.20%
Number of salaries quoted 46 56 65
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,100 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Brentwood

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 48 (76.19%) Finance
2 20 (31.75%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (31.75%) SDLC
3 19 (30.16%) AS400
3 19 (30.16%) Wealth Management
4 18 (28.57%) Oracle
5 17 (26.98%) QA
6 15 (23.81%) Windows
6 15 (23.81%) Software Delivery
7 14 (22.22%) ISTQB
8 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
9 12 (19.05%) MS Office
9 12 (19.05%) .NET
10 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
11 10 (15.87%) ISEB
11 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
11 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (15.87%) Line Management
11 10 (15.87%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce
13 8 (12.70%) Project Management
13 8 (12.70%) XML
13 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2
13 8 (12.70%) Workflow
13 8 (12.70%) Programme Management
13 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (12.70%) iSeries
13 8 (12.70%) Waterfall
13 8 (12.70%) Straight-Through Processing
13 8 (12.70%) Mobile App

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 4 (6.35%) JBoss
2 3 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) Apache
3 1 (1.59%) GlassFish
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Office
2 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.76%) MS Access
7 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 7 (11.11%) TestDirector
2 5 (7.94%) Subversion
3 4 (6.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (76.19%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Back Office
2 2 (3.17%) Front Office
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (36.51%) Analyst
2 9 (14.29%) QA Analyst
2 9 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Administrator
3 8 (12.70%) PMO Administrator
3 8 (12.70%) Project Administrator
3 8 (12.70%) Project Office Administrator
4 7 (11.11%) Support Specialist
5 6 (9.52%) E-Commerce Support
5 6 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) IT Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) IT Support
6 5 (7.94%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Production Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Support Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Support Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Support Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) .NET
2 8 (12.70%) XML
3 7 (11.11%) XML Messaging
4 3 (4.76%) Flash
4 3 (4.76%) Middleware
5 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.59%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.75%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (30.16%) AS400
3 8 (12.70%) iSeries
3 8 (12.70%) Mobile App
4 7 (11.11%) Client/Server
5 4 (6.35%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
2 7 (11.11%) Linux
3 6 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.76%) AIX
4 3 (4.76%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.76%) Solaris
4 3 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) SDLC
2 19 (30.16%) Wealth Management
3 15 (23.81%) Software Delivery
4 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.87%) Line Management
5 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2
6 8 (12.70%) Programme Management
6 8 (12.70%) Project Management
6 8 (12.70%) Straight-Through Processing
6 8 (12.70%) Waterfall
6 8 (12.70%) Workflow
7 7 (11.11%) Change Control
7 7 (11.11%) Defect Management
7 7 (11.11%) High Availability
7 7 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 7 (11.11%) Test Management
8 6 (9.52%) Logistics
8 6 (9.52%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) COBOL
2 3 (4.76%) C
2 3 (4.76%) Java
3 2 (3.17%) C#
3 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.59%) RPG
4 1 (1.59%) XPath
4 1 (1.59%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 10 (15.87%) ISEB
3 6 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (7.94%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.98%) QA
2 7 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.76%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) Oracle
2 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.11%) HP
4 4 (6.35%) MKS
5 3 (4.76%) BMC
5 3 (4.76%) Citrix
5 3 (4.76%) IBM
5 3 (4.76%) NetApp
6 2 (3.17%) SAP
7 1 (1.59%) Anaplan