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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 14 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 33.33% 43.48% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.84% 45.45% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 0
Average salary £32,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
SQL
Kent

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

Programming Languages Category
Canterbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
37 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 88.10% 95.65% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 36 19 0
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

SQL
Salary Trend in Canterbury

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

SQL Salary Trend in Canterbury

SQL
Salary Histogram in Canterbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Canterbury region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Canterbury

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canterbury

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Canterbury 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 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) Web Development
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) OO
2 7 (43.75%) jQuery
3 6 (37.50%) Degree
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 5 (31.25%) MySQL
4 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Apache
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Marketing
4 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (25.00%) Resource Management
5 4 (25.00%) Line Management
5 4 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) LAMP
5 4 (25.00%) ERP
5 4 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Canterbury 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 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) DTS
5 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) TestDirector
General
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Junior
3 4 (25.00%) Junior PHP Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Junior PHP Developer
3 4 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) jQuery
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) LAMP
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (12.50%) XML
8 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
8 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
8 1 (6.25%) Sass
8 1 (6.25%) LESS
8 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Graphic Design
3 1 (6.25%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Web Development
1 7 (43.75%) OO
2 5 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 4 (25.00%) Line Management
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Management
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 2 (12.50%) V-Model
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
2 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) VBA
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (12.50%) ISEB
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) HP
1 4 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle