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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1649 1555 2023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 22.66% 23.71% 23.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.43% 41.42% 42.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1390 1310 1770
Average salary £40,100 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.15% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
3886 3754 4767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.39% 57.23% 55.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3157 3178 4185
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Hertfordshire -2 460 £45,000 +25.00% 76
Cambridgeshire +2 446 £40,000 - 77
Essex +1 338 £40,000 +12.67% 28
Bedfordshire -3 193 £44,000 +10.00% 26
Suffolk +2 113 £35,000 -4.76% 16
Norfolk +5 106 £40,000 +6.66% 13
East Anglia - 1 - - 1
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1142 (34.04%) .NET
2 1114 (33.20%) SQL Server
3 1065 (31.74%) C#
4 888 (26.47%) Microsoft
5 863 (25.72%) JavaScript
6 827 (24.65%) HTML
7 755 (22.50%) Java
8 741 (22.09%) Oracle
9 697 (20.77%) Finance
10 689 (20.54%) Windows
11 680 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
12 632 (18.84%) ASP.NET
13 627 (18.69%) Degree
14 608 (18.12%) CSS
15 555 (16.54%) MVC
16 518 (15.44%) XML
17 494 (14.72%) Linux
18 487 (14.52%) T-SQL
19 474 (14.13%) MS Excel
20 429 (12.79%) UNIX
21 426 (12.70%) jQuery
22 386 (11.51%) Software Engineering
23 374 (11.15%) Web Services
24 352 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
25 343 (10.22%) OO
26 295 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 294 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
28 289 (8.61%) PL/SQL
29 278 (8.29%) Computer Science
30 274 (8.17%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 235 (7.00%) SharePoint
2 217 (6.47%) IIS
3 188 (5.60%) Tomcat
4 125 (3.73%) Apache
5 107 (3.19%) WebSphere
6 93 (2.77%) MS Exchange
7 73 (2.18%) JBoss
8 65 (1.94%) CMS
9 64 (1.91%) WebLogic
10 60 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
11 53 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
12 44 (1.31%) MQSeries
13 36 (1.07%) SAS
13 36 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
14 31 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
15 30 (0.89%) Node.js
16 29 (0.86%) Lync
17 25 (0.75%) IBM HTTP Server
18 24 (0.72%) Drupal
18 24 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 474 (14.13%) MS Excel
2 234 (6.97%) MS Office
3 42 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 31 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.54%) MS Project
6 15 (0.45%) SPSS
7 13 (0.39%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.15%) CPLEX
9 4 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.12%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.060%) Mingle
10 2 (0.060%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.060%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.030%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 66 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 64 (1.91%) Oracle EBS
3 56 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 41 (1.22%) Oracle Financials
5 38 (1.13%) Agresso
6 23 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
7 22 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
8 16 (0.48%) Oracle iProcurement
8 16 (0.48%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
9 15 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
10 14 (0.42%) Maximo
11 13 (0.39%) Magento
12 12 (0.36%) AWD
13 8 (0.24%) Google Analytics
14 6 (0.18%) SAP Business One
14 6 (0.18%) PRMS
15 5 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
15 5 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
16 4 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
16 4 (0.12%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 49 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 18 (0.54%) SaaS
5 18 (0.54%) Office 365
6 10 (0.30%) Force.com
7 7 (0.21%) GitHub
8 4 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.12%) Joyent
9 3 (0.089%) Taleo
9 3 (0.089%) IaaS
9 3 (0.089%) PaaS
10 2 (0.060%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.060%) Heroku
10 2 (0.060%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.060%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.060%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.030%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.030%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 110 (3.28%) SAN
2 103 (3.07%) DNS
3 98 (2.92%) Internet
4 93 (2.77%) HTTP
5 75 (2.24%) TCP/IP
6 70 (2.09%) VPN
7 68 (2.03%) FTP
8 67 (2.00%) Firewall
9 60 (1.79%) DHCP
10 32 (0.95%) VoIP
11 31 (0.92%) WAN
12 29 (0.86%) LAN
13 28 (0.83%) SSH
14 21 (0.63%) VLAN
14 21 (0.63%) PuTTY
14 21 (0.63%) WinSCP
15 18 (0.54%) SSL
16 14 (0.42%) AMQP
17 13 (0.39%) Intranet
17 13 (0.39%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1114 (33.20%) SQL Server
2 295 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 274 (8.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 272 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 244 (7.27%) Relational Database
6 216 (6.44%) MySQL
7 207 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
8 189 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 182 (5.42%) Oracle Database
10 115 (3.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 112 (3.34%) SQL Server 2012
12 88 (2.62%) RDBMS
13 83 (2.47%) DB2
14 82 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
15 80 (2.38%) NoSQL
16 74 (2.21%) Data Mining
17 61 (1.82%) OLAP
18 58 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
19 55 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 48 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 207 (6.17%) Visual Studio
2 150 (4.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 111 (3.31%) Subversion
4 104 (3.10%) Selenium
5 99 (2.95%) NUnit
6 95 (2.83%) Git (software)
7 80 (2.38%) JUnit
8 73 (2.18%) Maven
9 69 (2.06%) JIRA
10 62 (1.85%) Eclipse
11 58 (1.73%) Jenkins
12 46 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
13 43 (1.28%) TeamCity
13 43 (1.28%) Ant
14 34 (1.01%) SpecFlow
15 33 (0.98%) Rhino Mocks
16 32 (0.95%) Cucumber
17 31 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 29 (0.86%) Toad
18 29 (0.86%) Moq
General
1 697 (20.77%) Finance
2 215 (6.41%) Retail
3 96 (2.86%) Banking
4 94 (2.80%) Marketing
5 85 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 67 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 43 (1.28%) Publishing
8 38 (1.13%) Advertising
9 37 (1.10%) Back Office
10 31 (0.92%) Law
11 30 (0.89%) Legal
11 30 (0.89%) Games
12 23 (0.69%) Automotive
13 22 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
14 21 (0.63%) Financial Institution
15 18 (0.54%) Aerospace
16 15 (0.45%) Retail Banking
17 13 (0.39%) Billing
18 11 (0.33%) Electronics
18 11 (0.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1565 (46.65%) Developer
2 650 (19.37%) Analyst
3 370 (11.03%) .NET Developer
4 278 (8.29%) Senior Developer
5 277 (8.26%) Software Developer
6 271 (8.08%) C# Developer
7 248 (7.39%) Java Developer
8 236 (7.03%) Support Analyst
9 216 (6.44%) Applications Support
10 206 (6.14%) Web Developer
11 205 (6.11%) C# .NET Developer
12 186 (5.54%) Software Engineer
13 174 (5.19%) Junior
14 131 (3.90%) DBA
15 130 (3.87%) Consultant
15 130 (3.87%) Business Analyst
16 120 (3.58%) Graduate
17 118 (3.52%) Junior Developer
18 117 (3.49%) Administrator
19 112 (3.34%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1142 (34.04%) .NET
2 827 (24.65%) HTML
3 632 (18.84%) ASP.NET
4 608 (18.12%) CSS
5 518 (15.44%) XML
6 426 (12.70%) jQuery
7 374 (11.15%) Web Services
8 262 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 260 (7.75%) WCF
10 234 (6.97%) HTML5
11 230 (6.86%) .NET Framework
12 224 (6.68%) J2EE
13 164 (4.89%) Ajax
14 151 (4.50%) Spring
15 142 (4.23%) WPF
16 138 (4.11%) WinForms
17 126 (3.76%) LINQ
18 124 (3.70%) XSLT
18 124 (3.70%) SOAP
19 122 (3.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 352 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
2 278 (8.29%) Computer Science
3 125 (3.73%) Mathematics
4 82 (2.44%) Replication
5 75 (2.24%) Open Source
6 70 (2.09%) User Experience
7 68 (2.03%) Management Information System
8 55 (1.64%) AS400
8 55 (1.64%) Mobile App
9 53 (1.58%) N-Tier
10 52 (1.55%) Clustering
11 51 (1.52%) Statistics
12 49 (1.46%) Client/Server
13 46 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
14 39 (1.16%) Visualisation
15 37 (1.10%) FMCG
15 37 (1.10%) Algorithms
16 33 (0.98%) Data Structures
17 30 (0.89%) iSeries
18 24 (0.72%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 689 (20.54%) Windows
2 494 (14.72%) Linux
3 429 (12.79%) UNIX
4 138 (4.11%) Solaris
5 109 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 66 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 61 (1.82%) Windows 7
8 60 (1.79%) Android
9 56 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 48 (1.43%) AIX
11 46 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 44 (1.31%) Apple iOS
13 28 (0.83%) HPUX
14 24 (0.72%) Windows XP
15 21 (0.63%) Windows 8
16 15 (0.45%) CentOS
17 10 (0.30%) Debian
18 6 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
18 6 (0.18%) Ubuntu
19 5 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 680 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
2 555 (16.54%) MVC
3 386 (11.51%) Software Engineering
4 343 (10.22%) OO
5 294 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
6 272 (8.11%) ITIL
7 271 (8.08%) E-Commerce
8 264 (7.87%) Scrum
9 238 (7.09%) TDD
10 208 (6.20%) Web Development
11 160 (4.77%) ETL
12 133 (3.96%) CRM
13 132 (3.93%) Analytics
14 121 (3.61%) OOD
15 109 (3.25%) Unit Testing
16 108 (3.22%) Multithreading
16 108 (3.22%) Mentoring
17 107 (3.19%) ERP
18 105 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
19 103 (3.07%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1065 (31.74%) C#
2 863 (25.72%) JavaScript
3 755 (22.50%) Java
4 487 (14.52%) T-SQL
5 289 (8.61%) PL/SQL
6 238 (7.09%) VB.NET
7 190 (5.66%) PHP
8 152 (4.53%) VB
9 150 (4.47%) Python
10 133 (3.96%) C++
11 130 (3.87%) Perl
12 113 (3.37%) Shell Script
13 106 (3.16%) VBA
14 98 (2.92%) C
15 67 (2.00%) Ruby
15 67 (2.00%) PowerShell
16 45 (1.34%) Bash Shell
17 36 (1.07%) VB6
18 31 (0.92%) Delphi
18 31 (0.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 627 (18.69%) Degree
2 93 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 77 (2.30%) ISEB
4 45 (1.34%) Security Cleared
5 44 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
6 39 (1.16%) ISTQB
7 37 (1.10%) Sun Certification
8 32 (0.95%) SC Cleared
9 25 (0.75%) MCSE
10 24 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 24 (0.72%) MCTS
11 23 (0.69%) MCSA
12 22 (0.66%) MCP
13 16 (0.48%) MCITP
13 16 (0.48%) PhD
14 15 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
16 11 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
16 11 (0.33%) OCP
17 7 (0.21%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (4.80%) QA
2 137 (4.08%) SLA
3 45 (1.34%) ISO 9001
4 18 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.27%) Solvency II
7 8 (0.24%) ISO 8583
8 6 (0.18%) HL7
9 5 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.12%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.089%) WCAG
12 1 (0.030%) JTAG
System Software
1 161 (4.80%) Active Directory
2 113 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (1.76%) Hyper-V
4 46 (1.37%) vSphere
5 31 (0.92%) VMware ESX
6 25 (0.75%) XenApp
7 23 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
8 16 (0.48%) XenDesktop
8 16 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
9 15 (0.45%) Terminal Server
10 12 (0.36%) VirtualBox
11 11 (0.33%) Terminal Services
12 8 (0.24%) Xen
13 7 (0.21%) Samba
14 5 (0.15%) Firmware
14 5 (0.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.089%) vCloud
15 3 (0.089%) XenServer
16 2 (0.060%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 35 (1.04%) Tivoli
2 33 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
3 25 (0.75%) SCCM
4 22 (0.66%) Puppet
5 20 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (0.54%) MOM
7 17 (0.51%) SCOM
8 15 (0.45%) Data Guard
9 13 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 11 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 9 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
12 8 (0.24%) Backup Exec
13 6 (0.18%) CA Spectrum
14 5 (0.15%) ARCserve
14 5 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 4 (0.12%) CA Wily
15 4 (0.12%) WSUS
16 3 (0.089%) SolarWinds Orion
17 2 (0.060%) ZABBIX
17 2 (0.060%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 888 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 741 (22.09%) Oracle
3 170 (5.07%) VMware
4 141 (4.20%) IBM
5 108 (3.22%) HP
6 94 (2.80%) Citrix
7 90 (2.68%) SAP
8 76 (2.27%) Business Objects
9 65 (1.94%) Cisco
10 58 (1.73%) Sun
11 42 (1.25%) NetApp
11 42 (1.25%) Google
12 37 (1.10%) Red Hat
13 32 (0.95%) Cognos
14 26 (0.77%) Sybase
14 26 (0.77%) Symantec
15 25 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
16 24 (0.72%) Zend
17 22 (0.66%) Tableau
18 19 (0.57%) Sage
Hertfordshire
Harnham
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + exclusive benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £20,000 per annum C. £20K PA
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Share options+Healthcare+Pension+M
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 48k per year + package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago