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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 30 53 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.41% 31.74% 36.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% 46.49% 52.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 56
Average salary £38,500 £31,225 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.29% -16.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £27,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
70 114 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 47.62% 68.26% 69.79%
Number of salaries quoted 65 102 114
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Colchester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 30 (40.00%) .NET
2 25 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (33.33%) C#
3 22 (29.33%) Oracle
3 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
4 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (24.00%) PL/SQL
6 15 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 15 (20.00%) Java
6 15 (20.00%) Degree
6 15 (20.00%) WPF
7 14 (18.67%) Relational Database
8 13 (17.33%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (17.33%) Oracle Database
8 13 (17.33%) RDBMS
9 12 (16.00%) Linux
9 12 (16.00%) Visual Studio
9 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
9 12 (16.00%) Finance
9 12 (16.00%) Android
10 11 (14.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (14.67%) Apple iOS
10 11 (14.67%) Web Services
10 11 (14.67%) Client/Server
11 10 (13.33%) Validation
11 10 (13.33%) Silverlight
12 9 (12.00%) Selenium
12 9 (12.00%) JMeter
13 8 (10.67%) Migration
13 8 (10.67%) WinForms

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 7 (9.33%) JBoss
2 5 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (6.67%) Documentum
2 5 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.33%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.33%) GlassFish
4 3 (4.00%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.00%) CMS
4 3 (4.00%) IIS
5 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Intranet
1 1 (1.33%) DHCP
1 1 (1.33%) VPN
1 1 (1.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.67%) Relational Database
3 13 (17.33%) Oracle Database
3 13 (17.33%) RDBMS
4 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (5.33%) Data Mining
7 4 (5.33%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.33%) TKPROF
8 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (14.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (12.00%) Selenium
3 9 (12.00%) JMeter
4 4 (5.33%) Ant
4 4 (5.33%) JUnit
4 4 (5.33%) Maven
4 4 (5.33%) Gradle
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.67%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.33%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.33%) JIRA
6 1 (1.33%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.33%) Games
3 1 (1.33%) Back Office
3 1 (1.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (46.67%) Developer
2 21 (28.00%) Analyst
3 11 (14.67%) .NET Developer
4 10 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 10 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
4 10 (13.33%) DBA
5 9 (12.00%) Support Analyst
6 8 (10.67%) Applications Support
7 7 (9.33%) QA Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (8.00%) Programmer
8 6 (8.00%) SQL Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Release Manager
9 5 (6.67%) Java Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Administrator
9 5 (6.67%) Test Analyst
9 5 (6.67%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Web Developer
10 4 (5.33%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (40.00%) .NET
2 15 (20.00%) WPF
3 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (14.67%) Web Services
5 10 (13.33%) Silverlight
6 8 (10.67%) WinForms
6 8 (10.67%) WCF
7 7 (9.33%) ODBC
7 7 (9.33%) HTML
8 5 (6.67%) Java SE
8 5 (6.67%) Java EE
8 5 (6.67%) J2EE
8 5 (6.67%) XML
8 5 (6.67%) Servlets
9 4 (5.33%) EJB
9 4 (5.33%) CSS
9 4 (5.33%) Struts
9 4 (5.33%) JMS
9 4 (5.33%) Hibernate
9 4 (5.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Client/Server
2 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.33%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) iPhone
6 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.00%) Linux
1 12 (16.00%) Android
2 11 (14.67%) Apple iOS
3 6 (8.00%) Windows
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.33%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (13.33%) Validation
4 8 (10.67%) Migration
4 8 (10.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (10.67%) Test Planning
5 7 (9.33%) Scrum
5 7 (9.33%) ITIL
6 6 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (8.00%) Manual Testing
7 5 (6.67%) Release Management
7 5 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 5 (6.67%) Automation Testing
7 5 (6.67%) Service Management
7 5 (6.67%) MVC
7 5 (6.67%) ITSM
8 4 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.33%) Android Development
8 4 (5.33%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (33.33%) C#
2 18 (24.00%) PL/SQL
3 15 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 15 (20.00%) Java
4 7 (9.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.67%) ABAP
7 3 (4.00%) VB
7 3 (4.00%) PHP
8 2 (2.67%) VBA
8 2 (2.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.33%) MCP
3 1 (1.33%) MCAD
3 1 (1.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) XenApp
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (29.33%) Oracle
1 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) DevExpress
3 5 (6.67%) EMC
3 5 (6.67%) Citrix
3 5 (6.67%) NetApp
3 5 (6.67%) SAP
4 2 (2.67%) Software AG
4 2 (2.67%) webMethods
Colchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Colchester, Essex, United Kingdom
University of Essex
Salary: £28,695 - £37,394 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago