The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 17 3
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL 29 17 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 19.21% 11.72% 33.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.00% 17.00% 54.12%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 46
Average salary £28,500 £30,250 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.78% -25.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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 Colchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 100 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 33.11% 68.97% 61.15%
Number of salaries quoted 46 90 74
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

SQL
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

SQL Salary Trend in Colchester

SQL
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Colchester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 19 (33.93%) .NET
1 19 (33.93%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.79%) C#
3 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.43%) MVC
4 12 (21.43%) HTML
4 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 12 (21.43%) XML
4 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (21.43%) HTML5
5 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 11 (19.64%) Client/Server
5 11 (19.64%) CSS
5 11 (19.64%) Validation
5 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
5 11 (19.64%) .NET Framework
5 11 (19.64%) Degree
6 10 (17.86%) Selenium
6 10 (17.86%) Service Management
6 10 (17.86%) JMeter
6 10 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (17.86%) ITIL
7 9 (16.07%) QA
7 9 (16.07%) Test Planning
7 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (14.29%) Finance
9 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 6 (10.71%) Automation Testing
10 6 (10.71%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 (5.36%) JBoss
1 3 (5.36%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) VPN
1 1 (1.79%) DNS
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.93%) RDBMS
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.14%) TKPROF
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.57%) MySQL
6 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Selenium
1 10 (17.86%) JMeter
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.79%) LoadUI
3 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.79%) Automotive
3 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Analyst
2 18 (32.14%) Developer
3 15 (26.79%) Applications Support
4 13 (23.21%) Support Analyst
4 13 (23.21%) .NET Developer
5 12 (21.43%) Applications Support Analyst
5 12 (21.43%) Web Developer
6 11 (19.64%) C# Developer
6 11 (19.64%) .NET Web Developer
6 11 (19.64%) C# Web Developer
6 11 (19.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (19.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (14.29%) QA Analyst
8 6 (10.71%) Test Analyst
9 5 (8.93%) QA Test Analyst
10 4 (7.14%) Programmer
11 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
11 3 (5.36%) Software Test Analyst
11 3 (5.36%) QA Engineer
11 3 (5.36%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) .NET
2 12 (21.43%) HTML
2 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 12 (21.43%) XML
2 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (21.43%) HTML5
3 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 11 (19.64%) CSS
3 11 (19.64%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.36%) ODBC
4 3 (5.36%) Web Services
4 3 (5.36%) WCF
5 2 (3.57%) WinForms
5 2 (3.57%) WPF
5 2 (3.57%) SOAP
6 1 (1.79%) J2SE
6 1 (1.79%) J2EE
6 1 (1.79%) Servlets
6 1 (1.79%) REST
6 1 (1.79%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Client/Server
2 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) iPhone
4 1 (1.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
1 4 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.79%) Android
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) MVC
2 11 (19.64%) Validation
2 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
3 10 (17.86%) Service Management
3 10 (17.86%) ITIL
4 9 (16.07%) Test Planning
5 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.71%) Automation Testing
6 6 (10.71%) Scrum
6 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
6 6 (10.71%) Manual Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Migration
7 5 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.14%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.36%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.36%) Software Testing
10 2 (3.57%) Web Analytics
10 2 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.57%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) C#
2 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.71%) Java
3 6 (10.71%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
2 10 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) DevExpress
2 2 (3.57%) webMethods
2 2 (3.57%) Software AG
3 1 (1.79%) Citrix
3 1 (1.79%) Kaspersky
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