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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 33 27 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.89% 16.98% 35.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.77% 32.14% 53.95%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 41
Average salary £28,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,125 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £45,000
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
79 84 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 50.00% 52.83% 64.96%
Number of salaries quoted 76 77 63
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Colchester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
2 23 (39.66%) C#
3 22 (37.93%) .NET
4 20 (34.48%) HTML
4 20 (34.48%) ASP.NET
5 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
6 18 (31.03%) XML
7 17 (29.31%) HTML5
8 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (27.59%) MVC
9 15 (25.86%) CSS
9 15 (25.86%) .NET Framework
9 15 (25.86%) Software Engineering
9 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 9 (15.52%) PL/SQL
10 9 (15.52%) Oracle
10 9 (15.52%) Client/Server
10 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
11 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database
11 8 (13.79%) ITIL
11 8 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (13.79%) JMeter
11 8 (13.79%) Service Management
11 8 (13.79%) Selenium
12 7 (12.07%) QA
12 7 (12.07%) Validation
12 7 (12.07%) Linux
12 7 (12.07%) RDBMS
12 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (12.07%) Test Planning

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) VPN
1 1 (1.72%) DNS
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
1 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
3 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database
4 7 (12.07%) RDBMS
5 5 (8.62%) TKPROF
6 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (5.17%) MySQL
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) JMeter
1 8 (13.79%) Selenium
2 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.45%) PROIV
4 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.72%) LoadUI
4 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.72%) Subversion
4 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.72%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Developer
2 19 (32.76%) Analyst
3 18 (31.03%) .NET Developer
4 16 (27.59%) Web Developer
5 15 (25.86%) C# Developer
5 15 (25.86%) .NET Web Developer
5 15 (25.86%) C# Web Developer
5 15 (25.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (25.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (18.97%) Support Analyst
6 11 (18.97%) Applications Support
7 8 (13.79%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (10.34%) QA Analyst
9 5 (8.62%) Programmer
9 5 (8.62%) Test Analyst
10 4 (6.90%) Junior
10 4 (6.90%) DBA
10 4 (6.90%) QA Test Analyst
11 3 (5.17%) Junior .NET Developer
11 3 (5.17%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.93%) .NET
2 20 (34.48%) ASP.NET
2 20 (34.48%) HTML
3 18 (31.03%) XML
4 17 (29.31%) HTML5
5 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 15 (25.86%) .NET Framework
6 15 (25.86%) CSS
7 4 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (6.90%) jQuery
8 3 (5.17%) ODBC
9 2 (3.45%) JSP
9 2 (3.45%) SOAP
10 1 (1.72%) Web Services
10 1 (1.72%) JSON
10 1 (1.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Wiki
4 1 (1.72%) iPhone
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.72%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) MVC
2 15 (25.86%) Software Engineering
3 8 (13.79%) ITIL
3 8 (13.79%) Service Management
4 7 (12.07%) Validation
4 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (12.07%) Test Planning
5 5 (8.62%) Automation Testing
5 5 (8.62%) Test Automation
5 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.90%) Manual Testing
6 4 (6.90%) Scrum
6 4 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (5.17%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.17%) Web Design
7 3 (5.17%) Migration
7 3 (5.17%) OO
7 3 (5.17%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.72%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) C#
2 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.52%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.62%) Java
4 5 (8.62%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (10.34%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.45%) Tableau
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco
4 1 (1.72%) Citrix
4 1 (1.72%) Netezza
4 1 (1.72%) Kaspersky
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
Colchester
Venturi
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Colchester, Essex
TheSmartList
Salary: Salary negotiable + Benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago