The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Canterbury region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 5 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 26.32% 22.22% 42.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 100.00% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £26,500 £30,000 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Canterbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 78.95% 22.22% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 2
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,800 £19,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £23,550 £33,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Kent

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 28 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Canterbury

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canterbury

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
4 3 (23.08%) Varnish
4 3 (23.08%) Infoblox
4 3 (23.08%) System Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) MySQL
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (23.08%) Kerberos
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Apache
4 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
4 3 (23.08%) LDAP
4 3 (23.08%) Nagios
4 3 (23.08%) Squid
4 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) Debian
4 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) Kerberos
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) TestDirector
1 2 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Programmer
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Programmer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Trainer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.69%) IT Trainer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Debian
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) System Testing
1 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
2 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
2 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
2 2 (15.38%) ERP
2 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Varnish
1 3 (23.08%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Nagios
2 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Infoblox
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards
3 2 (15.38%) SAP