The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1448 1463 1715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 22.15% 20.51% 21.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.69% 40.40% 42.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1246 1445
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
SQL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3648 3621 4005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 55.81% 50.76% 50.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3054 3157 3289
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SQL
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the East of England region.

SQL Salary Trend in the East of England

SQL
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in the East of England

SQL
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -1 475 £45,000 - 43
Cambridgeshire -1 342 £41,500 +3.75% 53
Essex 0 274 £41,500 -1.19% 19
Bedfordshire +4 157 £46,250 +2.77% 12
Suffolk +5 129 £40,000 +17.64% 11
Norfolk +2 70 £40,750 +50.92% 6
East Anglia +3 3 £55,000 +37.50%
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SQL.

1 948 (34.47%) .NET
2 933 (33.93%) C#
3 848 (30.84%) SQL Server
4 702 (25.53%) JavaScript
5 692 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
6 659 (23.96%) Java
7 599 (21.78%) HTML
8 591 (21.49%) Oracle
9 580 (21.09%) Finance
10 564 (20.51%) Microsoft
11 522 (18.98%) ASP.NET
12 509 (18.51%) MVC
13 494 (17.96%) Degree
14 428 (15.56%) CSS
15 427 (15.53%) T-SQL
16 424 (15.42%) Windows
17 381 (13.85%) Web Services
18 347 (12.62%) XML
19 346 (12.58%) jQuery
20 338 (12.29%) Linux
20 338 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
21 312 (11.35%) Business Intelligence
22 294 (10.69%) MS Excel
23 291 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC
24 280 (10.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 272 (9.89%) Web Development
26 269 (9.78%) Relational Database
27 267 (9.71%) Software Engineering
28 250 (9.09%) PL/SQL
29 249 (9.05%) Unix

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 130 (4.73%) WebLogic
2 116 (4.22%) SharePoint
3 113 (4.11%) Tomcat
4 103 (3.75%) Apache
5 98 (3.56%) IIS
6 80 (2.91%) JBoss
7 78 (2.84%) WebSphere
8 60 (2.18%) MS Exchange
9 54 (1.96%) SAS
10 53 (1.93%) CMS
11 48 (1.75%) GlassFish
12 34 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
13 29 (1.05%) Umbraco
14 22 (0.80%) Confluence
15 16 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
15 16 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 14 (0.51%) Apache Solr
17 12 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
18 11 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
19 10 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 294 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 113 (4.11%) MS Office
3 28 (1.02%) SPSS
4 19 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.25%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.036%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.036%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.036%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 77 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.76%) Remedy AR System
2 21 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 19 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
4 16 (0.58%) SAP BPC
5 15 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
6 12 (0.44%) SAP Business One
7 10 (0.36%) Magento
7 10 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
7 10 (0.36%) SAP CRM
8 8 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (0.25%) Oracle Assets
9 7 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
9 7 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
11 5 (0.18%) CODA-Financials
11 5 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
11 5 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 94 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (1.49%) Office 365
4 38 (1.38%) SaaS
5 9 (0.33%) GitHub
6 7 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (0.22%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.18%) IaaS
8 5 (0.18%) PaaS
9 4 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (0.15%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.073%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.073%) Google Tag Manager
11 2 (0.073%) Heroku
12 1 (0.036%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.036%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 89 (3.24%) Internet
2 76 (2.76%) TCP/IP
3 69 (2.51%) Firewall
4 61 (2.22%) DNS
5 60 (2.18%) HTTP
6 39 (1.42%) DHCP
6 39 (1.42%) VPN
7 33 (1.20%) SAN
8 21 (0.76%) WAN
9 20 (0.73%) LAN
10 18 (0.65%) SSH
10 18 (0.65%) SSL
11 17 (0.62%) Intranet
11 17 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
12 16 (0.58%) Wireless
13 14 (0.51%) VoIP
14 13 (0.47%) Network Security
14 13 (0.47%) SNMP
15 12 (0.44%) IPsec
15 12 (0.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 848 (30.84%) SQL Server
2 280 (10.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 269 (9.78%) Relational Database
4 226 (8.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 198 (7.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 159 (5.78%) Oracle Database
7 145 (5.27%) MySQL
7 145 (5.27%) RDBMS
8 138 (5.02%) Data Warehouse
9 111 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 107 (3.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 81 (2.95%) NoSQL
11 81 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
12 74 (2.69%) Big Data
13 70 (2.55%) Crystal Reports
14 68 (2.47%) MongoDB
15 67 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
16 57 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
17 56 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
18 55 (2.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 210 (7.64%) Visual Studio
2 162 (5.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 130 (4.73%) Subversion
4 122 (4.44%) JIRA
5 113 (4.11%) Selenium
6 91 (3.31%) Git (software)
7 69 (2.51%) Maven
8 57 (2.07%) Eclipse
9 55 (2.00%) JUnit
10 54 (1.96%) NUnit
11 48 (1.75%) MSTest
12 47 (1.71%) Jenkins
13 45 (1.64%) Gradle
14 37 (1.35%) Ant
14 37 (1.35%) HP UFT
15 35 (1.27%) LoadRunner
16 30 (1.09%) Rhino Mocks
17 26 (0.95%) TeamCity
18 25 (0.91%) WebDriver
19 24 (0.87%) Cucumber
General
1 580 (21.09%) Finance
2 97 (3.53%) Retail
3 86 (3.13%) Banking
4 77 (2.80%) Marketing
5 58 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 45 (1.64%) Advertising
7 39 (1.42%) Legal
8 33 (1.20%) Manufacturing
9 29 (1.05%) Automotive
10 28 (1.02%) Back Office
11 24 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
12 21 (0.76%) Publishing
13 19 (0.69%) Billing
14 14 (0.51%) Electronics
15 13 (0.47%) Aerospace
15 13 (0.47%) Games
16 10 (0.36%) General Ledger
17 7 (0.25%) Law
18 4 (0.15%) German Language
19 3 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1335 (48.55%) Developer
2 566 (20.58%) Analyst
3 470 (17.09%) C# Developer
4 447 (16.25%) .NET Developer
5 305 (11.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 278 (10.11%) Java Developer
7 263 (9.56%) SQL Developer
8 257 (9.35%) Senior Developer
9 191 (6.95%) Applications Support
10 173 (6.29%) Support Analyst
11 167 (6.07%) Software Developer
12 156 (5.67%) DBA
13 144 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 139 (5.05%) SQL Analyst
15 114 (4.15%) Web Developer
16 110 (4.00%) Test Analyst
17 109 (3.96%) Software Engineer
18 101 (3.67%) ASP.NET Developer
19 97 (3.53%) Administrator
20 95 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 948 (34.47%) .NET
2 599 (21.78%) HTML
3 522 (18.98%) ASP.NET
4 428 (15.56%) CSS
5 381 (13.85%) Web Services
6 347 (12.62%) XML
7 346 (12.58%) jQuery
8 291 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 223 (8.11%) WCF
10 213 (7.75%) .NET Framework
11 207 (7.53%) Spring
12 188 (6.84%) J2EE
13 184 (6.69%) AngularJS
14 173 (6.29%) HTML5
15 166 (6.04%) REST
16 161 (5.85%) SOAP
17 136 (4.95%) Hibernate
18 132 (4.80%) Entity Framework
19 130 (4.73%) ASP.NET Web API
20 127 (4.62%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 338 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
2 237 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 85 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
4 82 (2.98%) Mathematics
5 78 (2.84%) Management Information System
6 75 (2.73%) User Experience
7 60 (2.18%) Replication
8 55 (2.00%) Clustering
9 44 (1.60%) Mobile App
10 40 (1.45%) Visualisation
11 36 (1.31%) Data Centre
12 33 (1.20%) iPad
12 33 (1.20%) Virtual Team
13 31 (1.13%) Driving Licence
14 26 (0.95%) Client/Server
14 26 (0.95%) Data Integration
15 22 (0.80%) Statistics
16 21 (0.76%) Algorithms
17 20 (0.73%) Informatics
18 19 (0.69%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 424 (15.42%) Windows
2 338 (12.29%) Linux
3 249 (9.05%) Unix
4 186 (6.76%) Windows Server
5 70 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 36 (1.31%) Solaris
8 33 (1.20%) Windows 7
9 31 (1.13%) Apple iOS
10 24 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
12 16 (0.58%) Android
12 16 (0.58%) CentOS
13 13 (0.47%) Windows 8
14 10 (0.36%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.33%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.22%) HPUX
17 5 (0.18%) Windows XP
18 4 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 692 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
2 509 (18.51%) MVC
3 312 (11.35%) Business Intelligence
4 272 (9.89%) Web Development
5 267 (9.71%) Software Engineering
6 242 (8.80%) Scrum
7 224 (8.15%) TDD
8 211 (7.67%) SDLC
9 198 (7.20%) OO
10 190 (6.91%) ITIL
11 170 (6.18%) ETL
12 169 (6.15%) CRM
13 152 (5.53%) Unit Testing
14 128 (4.65%) Analytics
15 111 (4.04%) Mentoring
15 111 (4.04%) Multithreading
16 109 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
17 107 (3.89%) Data Analysis
18 104 (3.78%) E-Commerce
19 103 (3.75%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 933 (33.93%) C#
2 702 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 659 (23.96%) Java
4 427 (15.53%) T-SQL
5 250 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 135 (4.91%) Python
6 135 (4.91%) VB.NET
7 122 (4.44%) C++
8 101 (3.67%) VB
9 100 (3.64%) Shell Script
10 95 (3.45%) VBA
11 90 (3.27%) PowerShell
12 86 (3.13%) Perl
13 84 (3.05%) PHP
14 74 (2.69%) C
15 44 (1.60%) TypeScript
16 35 (1.27%) R
17 32 (1.16%) XAML
18 29 (1.05%) Bash Shell
19 25 (0.91%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 494 (17.96%) Degree
2 81 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 66 (2.40%) ISEB
4 52 (1.89%) Security Cleared
5 47 (1.71%) ISTQB
6 38 (1.38%) SC Cleared
7 19 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (0.65%) CCNA
9 12 (0.44%) PMP
10 9 (0.33%) DV Cleared
10 9 (0.33%) MCITP
10 9 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.25%) MCP
12 7 (0.25%) MCSE
13 6 (0.22%) MCSD
14 5 (0.18%) HNC
14 5 (0.18%) HND
14 5 (0.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (6.25%) QA
2 111 (4.04%) SLA
3 31 (1.13%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.36%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.36%) SDET
5 6 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.18%) WCAG
7 3 (0.11%) SEPA
7 3 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 116 (4.22%) Active Directory
2 86 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
4 32 (1.16%) Hyper-V
5 21 (0.76%) vSphere
6 20 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
7 16 (0.58%) XenDesktop
8 13 (0.47%) XenApp
9 11 (0.40%) Firmware
9 11 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.36%) Docker
11 9 (0.33%) VMware ESX
12 8 (0.29%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
14 6 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (0.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 4 (0.15%) FreeRADIUS
15 4 (0.15%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.073%) Xen
16 2 (0.073%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (0.62%) Grafana
2 17 (0.62%) Graphite
3 16 (0.58%) Nagios
4 15 (0.55%) SCCM
5 10 (0.36%) SCOM
6 8 (0.29%) Kibana
7 7 (0.25%) SCVMM
7 7 (0.25%) TIBCO Hawk
8 6 (0.22%) Backup Exec
8 6 (0.22%) Puppet
9 5 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.18%) WSUS
10 4 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (0.15%) Cisco UCCE
10 4 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.15%) OpenView
10 4 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.15%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.15%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 591 (21.49%) Oracle
2 564 (20.51%) Microsoft
3 116 (4.22%) SAP
4 108 (3.93%) VMware
5 80 (2.91%) HP
5 80 (2.91%) Tableau
6 63 (2.29%) Cisco
7 57 (2.07%) IBM
8 52 (1.89%) Citrix
9 40 (1.45%) Cognos
10 33 (1.20%) BMC
11 32 (1.16%) EMC
12 31 (1.13%) Sun
13 25 (0.91%) Remedy
14 23 (0.84%) Talend
15 22 (0.80%) MicroStrategy
15 22 (0.80%) Teradata
16 20 (0.73%) Sybase
17 18 (0.65%) CheckPoint
17 18 (0.65%) Red Hat
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Norfolk
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: Full Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 11 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £26000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Empiric.com
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25 - £35 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Prospects
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Haverhill, Suffolk
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-38k
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Suffolk
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Omni RMS
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Witham, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension,and health
Posted: 7 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago