The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 22 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 19.82% 16.67% 28.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.14% 30.00% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 34
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,000 £20,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,280 £61,000 £41,766
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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 Chelmsford region.

Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
51 40 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 45.95% 55.56% 59.66%
Number of salaries quoted 46 34 71
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,280 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

SQL
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

SQL Salary Trend in Chelmsford

SQL
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 34 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (36.76%) T-SQL
3 23 (33.82%) .NET
3 23 (33.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (33.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (33.82%) Relational Database
4 22 (32.35%) XML
5 17 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (25.00%) C#
5 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 16 (23.53%) CSS
7 15 (22.06%) Oracle
7 15 (22.06%) Windows
7 15 (22.06%) VB.NET
7 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
7 15 (22.06%) .NET Framework
7 15 (22.06%) Degree
8 14 (20.59%) MVC
9 12 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (17.65%) Web Services
9 12 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET
10 11 (16.18%) OO
10 11 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (14.71%) RDBMS
11 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
11 10 (14.71%) Java
11 10 (14.71%) PL/SQL
11 10 (14.71%) QlikView

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.35%) Drupal
3 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) LAN
1 5 (7.35%) DNS
2 3 (4.41%) WAN
2 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.94%) VPN
3 2 (2.94%) DHCP
3 2 (2.94%) SAN
3 2 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (33.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (33.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (33.82%) Relational Database
3 17 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (14.71%) RDBMS
6 10 (14.71%) QlikView
6 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (13.24%) Oracle Database
8 7 (10.29%) SQLPlus
9 6 (8.82%) DTS
10 5 (7.35%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (7.35%) MySQL
11 3 (4.41%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Subversion
2 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Automotive
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (48.53%) Developer
2 18 (26.47%) Analyst
3 15 (22.06%) DBA
4 12 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (13.24%) Oracle DBA
6 8 (11.76%) Junior
6 8 (11.76%) MI Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Java Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Senior Developer
8 6 (8.82%) SQL DBA
9 5 (7.35%) .NET Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Lead Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Junior DBA
9 5 (7.35%) Junior Oracle DBA
10 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (4.41%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (33.82%) .NET
2 22 (32.35%) XML
3 16 (23.53%) CSS
4 15 (22.06%) .NET Framework
5 12 (17.65%) Web Services
6 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET
7 8 (11.76%) HTML
7 8 (11.76%) Struts
7 8 (11.76%) Spring
8 7 (10.29%) WPF
8 7 (10.29%) Razor View Engine
8 7 (10.29%) WinForms
9 6 (8.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (8.82%) LINQ
9 6 (8.82%) jQuery
9 6 (8.82%) JSON
9 6 (8.82%) SOAP
10 5 (7.35%) JSP
10 5 (7.35%) XSL
10 5 (7.35%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Replication
1 6 (8.82%) Clustering
2 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.41%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Linux
3 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Vista
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) MVC
2 11 (16.18%) OO
2 11 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (8.82%) Database Tuning
4 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
5 5 (7.35%) Data Modelling
5 5 (7.35%) Risk Management
5 5 (7.35%) ETL
5 5 (7.35%) Data Analysis
5 5 (7.35%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (7.35%) Business Analysis
5 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (5.88%) Information Management
6 4 (5.88%) OOD
7 3 (4.41%) Web Development
7 3 (4.41%) Change Control
8 2 (2.94%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.76%) T-SQL
2 17 (25.00%) C#
3 15 (22.06%) VB.NET
4 10 (14.71%) PL/SQL
4 10 (14.71%) Java
5 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.35%) PHP
6 5 (7.35%) C++
6 5 (7.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) Degree
2 7 (10.29%) OCA
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.94%) OCP
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Oracle
1 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) Sybase
3 6 (8.82%) Red Gate
4 4 (5.88%) Citrix
4 4 (5.88%) VMware
5 3 (4.41%) LANDesk
6 2 (2.94%) Cisco
6 2 (2.94%) Brocade
6 2 (2.94%) NetApp
6 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.94%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) Cognos