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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 18 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 15 39 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 12.00% 27.27% 28.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.75% 50.65% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 38 32
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £26,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
80 77 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 64.00% 53.85% 64.19%
Number of salaries quoted 75 73 82
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Colchester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 26 (54.17%) C#
1 26 (54.17%) .NET
2 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
3 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 20 (41.67%) HTML
4 20 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 20 (41.67%) MVC
5 17 (35.42%) jQuery
6 16 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 16 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 16 (33.33%) Web Design
6 16 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 14 (29.17%) VB.NET
8 11 (22.92%) Client/Server
9 8 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 7 (14.58%) Service Management
10 7 (14.58%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (14.58%) ITIL
11 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
12 5 (10.42%) SDLC
12 5 (10.42%) Degree
12 5 (10.42%) Oracle
12 5 (10.42%) Windows
13 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
13 4 (8.33%) MS Access
13 4 (8.33%) CSS
13 4 (8.33%) Java
13 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
13 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1 (2.08%) JBoss
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.33%) MS Access
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.17%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.08%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.08%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) French Language
Job Titles
1 30 (62.50%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) .NET Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Graduate
4 11 (22.92%) Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Junior
5 9 (18.75%) Applications Support
5 9 (18.75%) Junior Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Junior .NET Developer
6 8 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (16.67%) Support Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Web Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Data Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) .NET
2 20 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 20 (41.67%) HTML
3 17 (35.42%) jQuery
4 16 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (8.33%) CSS
6 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.25%) HTML5
7 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 3 (6.25%) Web Services
7 3 (6.25%) XML
8 1 (2.08%) ODBC
8 1 (2.08%) Swing
8 1 (2.08%) JavaBeans
8 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.08%) WinForms
8 1 (2.08%) Spring
8 1 (2.08%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.25%) Clustering
2 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.17%) Statistics
3 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) MVC
2 16 (33.33%) Web Design
2 16 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (14.58%) Service Management
3 7 (14.58%) ITIL
4 5 (10.42%) SDLC
5 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.17%) OO
6 2 (4.17%) Migration
7 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.08%) OOD
7 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.08%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.08%) System Testing
7 1 (2.08%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.08%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) C#
2 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 14 (29.17%) VB.NET
4 4 (8.33%) Java
5 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) VBA
7 1 (2.08%) C-shell
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) DevExpress
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