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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 3 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing SQL 67 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 25.38% 20.51% 10.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.61% 55.17% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 61 29 16
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -5.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £35,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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
165 58 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 62.50% 37.18% 62.18%
Number of salaries quoted 144 54 88
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Colchester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 55 (52.88%) SQL Server
2 38 (36.54%) Microsoft
3 36 (34.62%) Oracle
4 32 (30.77%) Java
5 31 (29.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (27.88%) PL/SQL
7 25 (24.04%) Degree
8 23 (22.12%) Clustering
8 23 (22.12%) T-SQL
8 23 (22.12%) .NET
8 23 (22.12%) C#
8 23 (22.12%) MS Access
9 22 (21.15%) Linux
10 20 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
11 18 (17.31%) Oracle Database
11 18 (17.31%) Software Engineering
12 17 (16.35%) Computer Science
13 14 (13.46%) MVC
14 13 (12.50%) MS Excel
15 11 (10.58%) HTML
15 11 (10.58%) Data Analysis
16 10 (9.62%) Software Testing
16 10 (9.62%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (9.62%) Oracle Database 12c
16 10 (9.62%) SDLC
16 10 (9.62%) Git (software)
16 10 (9.62%) Open Source
16 10 (9.62%) JavaScript
16 10 (9.62%) MS Office

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (8.65%) JBoss
2 7 (6.73%) Umbraco
3 5 (4.81%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.81%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.88%) CMS
4 3 (2.88%) GlassFish
4 3 (2.88%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.92%) Liferay
6 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.96%) IIS
6 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.96%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 20 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) Skype
2 2 (1.92%) DNS
2 2 (1.92%) Firewall
2 2 (1.92%) VPN
3 1 (0.96%) DHCP
3 1 (0.96%) FTP
3 1 (0.96%) IMAP
3 1 (0.96%) Internet
3 1 (0.96%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.96%) NAS
3 1 (0.96%) POP3
3 1 (0.96%) VoIP
3 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (52.88%) SQL Server
2 31 (29.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (22.12%) MS Access
4 18 (17.31%) Oracle Database
5 10 (9.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (9.62%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (9.62%) Oracle Database 12c
6 9 (8.65%) RDBMS
6 9 (8.65%) Relational Database
7 7 (6.73%) MySQL
8 6 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Git (software)
1 10 (9.62%) NetBeans
1 10 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.92%) PROIV
4 1 (0.96%) Ant
4 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.96%) JUnit
4 1 (0.96%) Maven
4 1 (0.96%) NUnit
4 1 (0.96%) Selenium
4 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (2.88%) Automotive
1 3 (2.88%) Finance
2 2 (1.92%) Law
2 2 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (0.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (58.65%) Developer
2 35 (33.65%) DBA
3 29 (27.88%) SQL DBA
4 24 (23.08%) Java Developer
5 22 (21.15%) SQL Developer
6 14 (13.46%) C# Developer
6 14 (13.46%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.65%) .NET Developer
7 9 (8.65%) Administrator
7 9 (8.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (8.65%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (7.69%) IT Manager
8 8 (7.69%) IT Support
9 7 (6.73%) Applications Support
9 7 (6.73%) Junior
9 7 (6.73%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (6.73%) Support Manager
9 7 (6.73%) Systems Manager
9 7 (6.73%) Systems Support
9 7 (6.73%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.12%) .NET
2 11 (10.58%) HTML
3 9 (8.65%) J2EE
4 8 (7.69%) WCF
5 7 (6.73%) Swing
6 6 (5.77%) ODBC
7 5 (4.81%) Ajax
7 5 (4.81%) CSS
8 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.85%) jQuery
8 4 (3.85%) WPF
9 3 (2.88%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.88%) Entity Framework
9 3 (2.88%) RESTful
9 3 (2.88%) Silverlight
9 3 (2.88%) Web Services
10 2 (1.92%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.92%) XML
10 2 (1.92%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.12%) Clustering
2 17 (16.35%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.81%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.81%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.81%) Statistics
4 5 (4.81%) User Experience
5 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.96%) Replication
5 1 (0.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.15%) Linux
2 10 (9.62%) Unix
3 8 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (7.69%) Windows
4 6 (5.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 5 (4.81%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.85%) Android
7 3 (2.88%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.96%) Debian
8 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.31%) Software Engineering
3 14 (13.46%) MVC
4 11 (10.58%) Data Analysis
5 10 (9.62%) Open Source
5 10 (9.62%) SDLC
5 10 (9.62%) Software Testing
6 9 (8.65%) ITIL
6 9 (8.65%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (7.69%) CRM
7 8 (7.69%) Project Management
8 7 (6.73%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (6.73%) Web Development
9 6 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.81%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.81%) Kimball Methodology
11 4 (3.85%) Service Management
12 3 (2.88%) Risk Management
12 3 (2.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (30.77%) Java
2 29 (27.88%) PL/SQL
3 23 (22.12%) C#
3 23 (22.12%) T-SQL
4 10 (9.62%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.81%) Perl
6 4 (3.85%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.92%) Apple Swift
7 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.92%) C++
7 2 (1.92%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (24.04%) Degree
2 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.92%) MCSA
4 2 (1.92%) MCSE
5 1 (0.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) WSUS
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.96%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 38 (36.54%) Microsoft
2 36 (34.62%) Oracle
3 7 (6.73%) VMware
4 6 (5.77%) NetApp
4 6 (5.77%) Tableau
5 2 (1.92%) IBM
6 1 (0.96%) Acronis
6 1 (0.96%) Apple
6 1 (0.96%) Avaya
6 1 (0.96%) AVG
6 1 (0.96%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.96%) Draytek
6 1 (0.96%) HP
6 1 (0.96%) NETGEAR
6 1 (0.96%) Sage
6 1 (0.96%) Synology
6 1 (0.96%) Toshiba
6 1 (0.96%) Trend Micro
6 1 (0.96%) Veeam
6 1 (0.96%) ZyXEL
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