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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 36 44 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 22.36% 19.30% 31.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.96% 50.00% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33 41 40
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% +26.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,045 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
106 88 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 65.84% 38.60% 70.91%
Number of salaries quoted 98 79 98
Average salary £27,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 June 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Colchester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 38 (56.72%) C#
2 37 (55.22%) .NET
3 34 (50.75%) SQL Server
4 31 (46.27%) HTML
4 31 (46.27%) JavaScript
5 30 (44.78%) ASP.NET
6 26 (38.81%) MVC
7 20 (29.85%) Visual Studio
7 20 (29.85%) jQuery
7 20 (29.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 20 (29.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 19 (28.36%) Web Design
9 18 (26.87%) VB.NET
10 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 15 (22.39%) .NET Framework
12 13 (19.40%) Client/Server
13 12 (17.91%) XML
14 11 (16.42%) Software Engineering
14 11 (16.42%) HTML5
14 11 (16.42%) CSS
15 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 9 (13.43%) Relational Database
16 9 (13.43%) ITIL
16 9 (13.43%) Service Management
16 9 (13.43%) ITIL Certification
17 8 (11.94%) Windows
18 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
18 6 (8.96%) Oracle
18 6 (8.96%) Java

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.49%) IIS
2 1 (1.49%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.97%) MS Office
3 2 (2.99%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) VPN
1 1 (1.49%) DNS
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
1 1 (1.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.43%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.48%) MySQL
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.99%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.49%) MS Access
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.49%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 20 (29.85%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.99%) PROIV
3 1 (1.49%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 3 (4.48%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Law
2 1 (1.49%) Publishing
2 1 (1.49%) French Language
Job Titles
1 39 (58.21%) Developer
2 29 (43.28%) .NET Developer
3 14 (20.90%) Analyst
4 13 (19.40%) Junior
5 12 (17.91%) Support Analyst
5 12 (17.91%) Applications Support
5 12 (17.91%) Junior Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Junior .NET Developer
6 11 (16.42%) Graduate
6 11 (16.42%) Web Developer
7 10 (14.93%) .NET Web Developer
7 10 (14.93%) C# Developer
7 10 (14.93%) Applications Support Analyst
7 10 (14.93%) C# Web Developer
7 10 (14.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (14.93%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Support Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (55.22%) .NET
2 31 (46.27%) HTML
3 30 (44.78%) ASP.NET
4 20 (29.85%) jQuery
4 20 (29.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 15 (22.39%) .NET Framework
7 12 (17.91%) XML
8 11 (16.42%) CSS
8 11 (16.42%) HTML5
9 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.99%) JSP
10 2 (2.99%) ODBC
11 1 (1.49%) JavaBeans
11 1 (1.49%) Hibernate
11 1 (1.49%) Spring
11 1 (1.49%) JPA
11 1 (1.49%) Servlets
11 1 (1.49%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.99%) Statistics
2 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Wiki
3 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.49%) Replication
3 1 (1.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Linux
3 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) MVC
2 20 (29.85%) Responsive Web Design
3 19 (28.36%) Web Design
4 11 (16.42%) Software Engineering
5 9 (13.43%) Service Management
5 9 (13.43%) ITIL
6 5 (7.46%) SDLC
7 4 (5.97%) OO
8 2 (2.99%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.49%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.49%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.49%) Database Mirroring
9 1 (1.49%) Mobile Development
9 1 (1.49%) System Testing
9 1 (1.49%) Time Management
9 1 (1.49%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.49%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.49%) Database Security
9 1 (1.49%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 38 (56.72%) C#
2 31 (46.27%) JavaScript
3 18 (26.87%) VB.NET
4 6 (8.96%) Java
5 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.49%) VBA
7 1 (1.49%) C-shell
7 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.49%) Perl
7 1 (1.49%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.97%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
1 6 (8.96%) Oracle
2 2 (2.99%) Tableau
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco
3 1 (1.49%) Citrix
3 1 (1.49%) Netezza
3 1 (1.49%) Kaspersky