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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1595 1557 2398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 21.07% 21.88% 26.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.30% 39.04% 43.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1353 1391 2060
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -6.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
3862 3988 5476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.01% 56.04% 59.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3207 3556 4803
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +5 494 £40,000 +5.26% 97
Hertfordshire -1 476 £42,000 +20.00% 71
Bedfordshire -4 251 £40,000 -2.43% 22
Essex +2 224 £40,000 +2.04% 28
Suffolk -3 90 £35,000 +7.69% 20
Norfolk +1 67 £31,250 -10.71% 12
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1368 (38.62%) .NET
2 1356 (38.28%) SQL Server
3 1234 (34.84%) C#
4 1035 (29.22%) Oracle
5 916 (25.86%) Microsoft
6 814 (22.98%) JavaScript
7 812 (22.92%) ASP.NET
8 775 (21.88%) Java
9 743 (20.98%) Agile Software Development
10 730 (20.61%) HTML
11 727 (20.53%) Finance
12 684 (19.31%) Windows
13 593 (16.74%) XML
14 568 (16.04%) Degree
15 559 (15.78%) CSS
16 535 (15.10%) T-SQL
17 521 (14.71%) MVC
18 478 (13.50%) MS Excel
19 467 (13.18%) Linux
20 442 (12.48%) UNIX
21 410 (11.58%) Web Services
22 366 (10.33%) PL/SQL
23 364 (10.28%) OO
24 360 (10.16%) Software Engineering
25 357 (10.08%) jQuery
26 356 (10.05%) Relational Database
27 343 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
28 328 (9.26%) WCF
29 311 (8.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
30 302 (8.53%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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
1 256 (7.23%) SharePoint
2 255 (7.20%) IIS
3 184 (5.19%) Tomcat
4 146 (4.12%) Apache
5 130 (3.67%) WebSphere
6 123 (3.47%) CMS
7 86 (2.43%) MS Exchange
8 85 (2.40%) Oracle Workflow
9 83 (2.34%) WebSphere Application Server
10 65 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
11 52 (1.47%) WebLogic
12 46 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
13 45 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
13 45 (1.27%) MQSeries
14 44 (1.24%) IBM HTTP Server
15 34 (0.96%) Drupal
16 32 (0.90%) Node.js
17 31 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
18 25 (0.71%) OpenEdge
19 24 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 478 (13.50%) MS Excel
2 209 (5.90%) MS Office
3 27 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 22 (0.62%) Photoshop
5 20 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.20%) Mingle
7 5 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.14%) Mathematica
8 4 (0.11%) SPSS
9 3 (0.085%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.056%) MS Project
11 1 (0.028%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.028%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.028%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 116 (3.27%) Oracle EBS
2 89 (2.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 53 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 49 (1.38%) Magento
5 44 (1.24%) Oracle 11i
5 44 (1.24%) Oracle CRM
6 32 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
7 29 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
8 25 (0.71%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 24 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
10 22 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
11 19 (0.54%) Agresso
12 15 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
13 14 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 13 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 10 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
15 10 (0.28%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
16 8 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
16 8 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
17 7 (0.20%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 51 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (0.85%) SaaS
4 27 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (0.45%) Taleo
6 14 (0.40%) Office 365
7 11 (0.31%) GitHub
7 11 (0.31%) Amazon S3
8 10 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.14%) CloudFront
9 5 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.14%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.11%) Joyent
11 2 (0.056%) PaaS
12 1 (0.028%) Heroku
12 1 (0.028%) IaaS
12 1 (0.028%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.028%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 113 (3.19%) DNS
2 106 (2.99%) SAN
3 105 (2.96%) Internet
4 98 (2.77%) HTTP
5 84 (2.37%) TCP/IP
6 80 (2.26%) Firewall
7 71 (2.00%) DHCP
8 53 (1.50%) FTP
9 45 (1.27%) WAN
10 44 (1.24%) NAS
11 40 (1.13%) LAN
12 32 (0.90%) Intranet
13 29 (0.82%) VPN
14 26 (0.73%) VoIP
15 19 (0.54%) Wireless
16 18 (0.51%) SSL
17 16 (0.45%) MPLS
18 14 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
19 12 (0.34%) BIG-IP
19 12 (0.34%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1356 (38.28%) SQL Server
2 356 (10.05%) Relational Database
3 343 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 311 (8.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 275 (7.76%) Oracle Database
6 250 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 221 (6.24%) MySQL
8 154 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
9 147 (4.15%) RDBMS
9 147 (4.15%) SQL Server 2005
10 120 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 111 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
12 104 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
13 100 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
14 87 (2.46%) Data Mining
15 77 (2.17%) DB2
16 73 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
17 69 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
18 67 (1.89%) OLAP
19 62 (1.75%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 296 (8.36%) Visual Studio
2 175 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 167 (4.71%) Subversion
4 117 (3.30%) NUnit
5 109 (3.08%) Git (software)
6 84 (2.37%) Selenium
7 74 (2.09%) Oracle Forms
8 69 (1.95%) JIRA
9 68 (1.92%) MSTest
10 56 (1.58%) Ant
11 54 (1.52%) Maven
11 54 (1.52%) JUnit
12 49 (1.38%) Eclipse
13 38 (1.07%) Moq
14 36 (1.02%) TeamCity
15 35 (0.99%) Jenkins
15 35 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
16 29 (0.82%) Rhino Mocks
16 29 (0.82%) Cucumber
17 26 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 727 (20.53%) Finance
2 199 (5.62%) Retail
3 164 (4.63%) Marketing
4 108 (3.05%) Manufacturing
5 92 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 65 (1.84%) Banking
7 40 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 38 (1.07%) Advertising
8 38 (1.07%) Publishing
9 31 (0.88%) Games
9 31 (0.88%) Back Office
10 22 (0.62%) Law
11 21 (0.59%) Automotive
12 18 (0.51%) Legal
13 17 (0.48%) Electronics
14 15 (0.42%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.34%) Billing
16 11 (0.31%) Online Betting
17 8 (0.23%) General Ledger
18 5 (0.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1687 (47.63%) Developer
2 636 (17.96%) Analyst
3 386 (10.90%) .NET Developer
4 343 (9.68%) C# Developer
5 330 (9.32%) Senior Developer
6 266 (7.51%) Software Developer
7 257 (7.26%) DBA
8 233 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 223 (6.30%) Java Developer
10 200 (5.65%) Support Analyst
11 174 (4.91%) Applications Support
12 168 (4.74%) Web Developer
13 163 (4.60%) Consultant
14 156 (4.40%) SQL DBA
15 155 (4.38%) Administrator
16 153 (4.32%) Junior
17 135 (3.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 130 (3.67%) Software Engineer
19 125 (3.53%) Business Analyst
20 110 (3.11%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1368 (38.62%) .NET
2 812 (22.92%) ASP.NET
3 730 (20.61%) HTML
4 593 (16.74%) XML
5 559 (15.78%) CSS
6 410 (11.58%) Web Services
7 357 (10.08%) jQuery
8 328 (9.26%) WCF
9 291 (8.22%) .NET Framework
10 219 (6.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 201 (5.67%) Ajax
12 179 (5.05%) J2EE
13 169 (4.77%) WPF
14 168 (4.74%) HTML5
15 146 (4.12%) WinForms
16 121 (3.42%) XSLT
17 117 (3.30%) Spring
18 115 (3.25%) Middleware
19 112 (3.16%) SOAP
20 102 (2.88%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 302 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
2 246 (6.95%) Computer Science
3 102 (2.88%) Mathematics
4 81 (2.29%) Replication
5 73 (2.06%) User Experience
6 72 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
7 67 (1.89%) Clustering
8 59 (1.67%) Management Information System
9 58 (1.64%) N-Tier
10 57 (1.61%) Mobile App
11 56 (1.58%) Client/Server
12 49 (1.38%) Open Source
13 32 (0.90%) Statistics
14 30 (0.85%) Data Structures
15 29 (0.82%) Data Integration
15 29 (0.82%) Physics
16 26 (0.73%) Wiki
17 24 (0.68%) Algorithms
18 20 (0.56%) PKI
19 18 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 684 (19.31%) Windows
2 467 (13.18%) Linux
3 442 (12.48%) UNIX
4 158 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 129 (3.64%) Solaris
6 97 (2.74%) Apple iOS
7 80 (2.26%) Android
8 75 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 70 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 69 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 51 (1.44%) AIX
12 36 (1.02%) CentOS
13 33 (0.93%) Windows 7
14 23 (0.65%) Windows XP
15 20 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
16 15 (0.42%) SUSE
17 14 (0.40%) Windows 8
18 13 (0.37%) Ubuntu
19 12 (0.34%) HPUX
20 10 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 743 (20.98%) Agile Software Development
2 521 (14.71%) MVC
3 364 (10.28%) OO
4 360 (10.16%) Software Engineering
5 284 (8.02%) E-Commerce
6 283 (7.99%) Scrum
7 278 (7.85%) TDD
8 262 (7.40%) Business Intelligence
9 198 (5.59%) ITIL
10 168 (4.74%) CRM
11 145 (4.09%) Project Management
12 142 (4.01%) Workflow
13 140 (3.95%) Web Development
13 140 (3.95%) Mentoring
14 139 (3.92%) ERP
15 132 (3.73%) Multithreading
16 131 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
17 116 (3.27%) SOA
17 116 (3.27%) Migration
18 115 (3.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1234 (34.84%) C#
2 814 (22.98%) JavaScript
3 775 (21.88%) Java
4 535 (15.10%) T-SQL
5 366 (10.33%) PL/SQL
6 290 (8.19%) VB.NET
7 223 (6.30%) PHP
8 210 (5.93%) VB
9 165 (4.66%) C++
10 141 (3.98%) Perl
11 112 (3.16%) VBA
11 112 (3.16%) Shell Script
12 108 (3.05%) C
13 103 (2.91%) Python
14 67 (1.89%) PowerShell
15 61 (1.72%) VB6
16 56 (1.58%) Bash Shell
17 55 (1.55%) Ruby
18 41 (1.16%) VBScript
19 23 (0.65%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 568 (16.04%) Degree
2 156 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 64 (1.81%) Security Cleared
4 59 (1.67%) MCITP
5 54 (1.52%) MCSE
6 51 (1.44%) Oracle Certification
7 49 (1.38%) ISEB
8 48 (1.36%) MCTS
9 43 (1.21%) OCP
10 42 (1.19%) SC Cleared
11 37 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 33 (0.93%) ISTQB
13 29 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
14 28 (0.79%) MCSA
15 22 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
15 22 (0.62%) MCP
16 21 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 19 (0.54%) CCNA
18 18 (0.51%) RHCE
18 18 (0.51%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (4.01%) QA
2 61 (1.72%) SLA
3 34 (0.96%) ISO 9001
4 18 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (0.34%) HL7
6 9 (0.25%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.17%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.085%) WCAG
10 2 (0.056%) DICOM
11 1 (0.028%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.028%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 146 (4.12%) Active Directory
2 126 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (2.20%) Hyper-V
4 66 (1.86%) vSphere
5 59 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
6 48 (1.36%) Oracle RMAN
7 38 (1.07%) VMware ESX
7 38 (1.07%) XenApp
8 22 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (0.51%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (0.28%) XenServer
11 9 (0.25%) VMware Server
12 7 (0.20%) HDFS
12 7 (0.20%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.14%) KVM
13 5 (0.14%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.085%) VMFS
15 3 (0.085%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 40 (1.13%) Data Guard
2 30 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
3 21 (0.59%) SCCM
3 21 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
3 21 (0.59%) Tivoli
4 20 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 20 (0.56%) SCOM
5 16 (0.45%) MOM
5 16 (0.45%) Puppet
6 14 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
7 13 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (0.37%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.20%) HP SIM
8 7 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 7 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 7 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (0.17%) Nagios
9 6 (0.17%) NetBackup
9 6 (0.17%) Red Hat Satellite
9 6 (0.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 1035 (29.22%) Oracle
2 916 (25.86%) Microsoft
3 221 (6.24%) VMware
4 139 (3.92%) SAP
5 112 (3.16%) IBM
6 93 (2.63%) Citrix
7 75 (2.12%) HP
8 72 (2.03%) JBoss
9 70 (1.98%) Business Objects
10 62 (1.75%) Cisco
11 61 (1.72%) Red Hat
12 58 (1.64%) Sun
13 57 (1.61%) NetApp
14 50 (1.41%) JD Edwards
15 45 (1.27%) Cognos
16 44 (1.24%) Sybase
17 37 (1.04%) EMC
18 29 (0.82%) Dell
19 23 (0.65%) Google
19 23 (0.65%) Sage
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 to £45 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £1 per annum + Very Competitve Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £650000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, health cover
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum - Car + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago