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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 28 43 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 17.61% 23.76% 36.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 66.67% 32.58% 57.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 49
Average salary £28,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
42 132 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 26.42% 72.93% 63.58%
Number of salaries quoted 37 111 86
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Colchester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 19 (32.20%) .NET
2 18 (30.51%) C#
3 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
4 14 (23.73%) Degree
5 12 (20.34%) PL/SQL
6 11 (18.64%) Oracle
6 11 (18.64%) Client/Server
6 11 (18.64%) Validation
6 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (16.95%) ITIL
7 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
7 10 (16.95%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (16.95%) Service Management
7 10 (16.95%) MVC
7 10 (16.95%) JMeter
7 10 (16.95%) Finance
7 10 (16.95%) Selenium
7 10 (16.95%) Relational Database
8 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
8 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET
8 9 (15.25%) RDBMS
8 9 (15.25%) QA
8 9 (15.25%) Oracle Database
8 9 (15.25%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (15.25%) Test Planning
9 8 (13.56%) HTML
9 8 (13.56%) Java
9 8 (13.56%) XML
9 8 (13.56%) Migration
9 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (8.47%) JBoss
2 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.39%) GlassFish
2 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.39%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.95%) Relational Database
3 9 (15.25%) Oracle Database
3 9 (15.25%) RDBMS
4 6 (10.17%) TKPROF
5 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.39%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) JMeter
1 10 (16.95%) Selenium
2 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.39%) Gradle
4 2 (3.39%) Maven
4 2 (3.39%) Ant
4 2 (3.39%) JUnit
5 1 (1.69%) JIRA
5 1 (1.69%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (16.95%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.69%) Automotive
3 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) Analyst
2 25 (42.37%) Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Applications Support
4 13 (22.03%) Support Analyst
4 13 (22.03%) .NET Developer
5 12 (20.34%) Applications Support Analyst
6 10 (16.95%) C# Developer
7 8 (13.56%) Programmer
7 8 (13.56%) Web Developer
7 8 (13.56%) QA Analyst
7 8 (13.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (11.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (11.86%) C# Web Developer
8 7 (11.86%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (10.17%) Test Analyst
10 5 (8.47%) SQL Developer
10 5 (8.47%) QA Test Analyst
11 4 (6.78%) Oracle DBA
11 4 (6.78%) DBA
12 3 (5.08%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) .NET
2 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET
3 8 (13.56%) HTML
3 8 (13.56%) XML
3 8 (13.56%) .NET Framework
3 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (13.56%) HTML5
4 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 7 (11.86%) WCF
4 7 (11.86%) WPF
4 7 (11.86%) Web Services
4 7 (11.86%) CSS
5 6 (10.17%) WinForms
6 3 (5.08%) Servlets
6 3 (5.08%) J2EE
6 3 (5.08%) Silverlight
6 3 (5.08%) Java SE
6 3 (5.08%) Java EE
7 2 (3.39%) JPA
7 2 (3.39%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Client/Server
2 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.17%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) iPhone
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Android
2 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) Validation
1 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.95%) Service Management
2 10 (16.95%) MVC
2 10 (16.95%) ITIL
3 9 (15.25%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (15.25%) Test Planning
4 8 (13.56%) Migration
4 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.86%) Scrum
6 6 (10.17%) Automation Testing
6 6 (10.17%) Manual Testing
6 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
7 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (8.47%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (6.78%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.08%) Software Testing
9 3 (5.08%) Automated Testing
10 2 (3.39%) Web Analytics
10 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) C#
2 12 (20.34%) PL/SQL
3 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.56%) Java
5 7 (11.86%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
2 10 (16.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle
2 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.17%) DevExpress
4 2 (3.39%) Software AG
4 2 (3.39%) webMethods
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