The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chatham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 33.33% 44.00% 23.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 84.62% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Average salary £28,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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 Chatham region.

Programming Languages Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 83.33% 52.00% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Average salary £33,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £44,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

SQL
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

SQL Salary Trend in Chatham

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chatham 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 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) T-SQL
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) Migration
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (46.67%) ETL
5 7 (46.67%) DTS
6 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (33.33%) Finance
8 4 (26.67%) Change Management
8 4 (26.67%) Release Management
8 4 (26.67%) Data Structures
8 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (26.67%) Red Gate
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (13.33%) C#
10 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
10 1 (6.67%) VBA
10 1 (6.67%) MySQL
10 1 (6.67%) Windows
10 1 (6.67%) LAN
10 1 (6.67%) WAN
10 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
10 1 (6.67%) Banking

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chatham 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 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (46.67%) DTS
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Developer
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Developer
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Database Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Migration
2 7 (46.67%) ETL
3 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) Release Management
4 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Database Security
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Red Gate
3 1 (6.67%) VMware