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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1416 1665 1616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.03% 23.09% 24.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.26% 43.11% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1185 1405 1348
Average salary £42,250 £41,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.80% +5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
3517 3862 3825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 49.75% 53.56% 56.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2952 3166 3236
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 0 473 £42,500 -5.55% 48
Cambridgeshire 0 407 £40,000 - 46
Essex -2 263 £42,500 +6.25% 35
Bedfordshire 0 147 £45,000 +5.88% 24
Suffolk -3 91 £34,000 -2.85% 8
Norfolk -4 44 £30,000 -25.00% 4
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 958 (32.54%) .NET
2 927 (31.49%) SQL Server
3 885 (30.06%) C#
4 837 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
5 722 (24.52%) JavaScript
6 692 (23.51%) HTML
7 648 (22.01%) Microsoft
8 647 (21.98%) Java
9 635 (21.57%) Oracle
10 576 (19.57%) Finance
11 562 (19.09%) MVC
12 561 (19.06%) Windows
13 545 (18.51%) ASP.NET
14 536 (18.21%) T-SQL
15 513 (17.43%) Degree
16 493 (16.75%) CSS
17 465 (15.79%) XML
18 433 (14.71%) Software Engineering
19 413 (14.03%) MS Excel
20 395 (13.42%) jQuery
21 369 (12.53%) Web Services
22 342 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
23 336 (11.41%) Business Intelligence
24 309 (10.50%) Linux
25 291 (9.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 291 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
26 286 (9.71%) Computer Science
27 269 (9.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 263 (8.93%) OO
29 262 (8.90%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 197 (6.69%) IIS
2 119 (4.04%) Apache
3 110 (3.74%) JBoss
4 109 (3.70%) WebSphere
5 103 (3.50%) Tomcat
6 101 (3.43%) SharePoint
7 77 (2.62%) WebLogic
8 66 (2.24%) MS Exchange
9 46 (1.56%) CMS
10 38 (1.29%) NServiceBus
11 35 (1.19%) GlassFish
12 32 (1.09%) MQSeries
13 31 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
14 22 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
15 19 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
16 17 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 17 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
17 16 (0.54%) SAS
18 14 (0.48%) Skype for Business
19 13 (0.44%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 413 (14.03%) MS Excel
2 169 (5.74%) MS Office
3 24 (0.82%) MS Project
3 24 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.20%) SPSS
6 4 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.068%) FrameMaker
7 2 (0.068%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.034%) Weka
Business Applications
1 25 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
1 25 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 20 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (0.58%) Oracle Cash Management
4 17 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
5 16 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
5 16 (0.54%) Unit4 Business World
6 15 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 15 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
6 15 (0.51%) Oracle HRMS
6 15 (0.51%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 13 (0.44%) Oracle Payroll
8 11 (0.37%) Sage 200
9 10 (0.34%) SDL Web 8
10 9 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (0.24%) Magento
12 6 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
13 5 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 5 (0.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 90 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (2.21%) Office 365
3 57 (1.94%) SaaS
4 30 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.20%) Amazon S3
5 6 (0.20%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.17%) GitHub
7 4 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
8 3 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.10%) CloudFront
8 3 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.068%) Datadog
9 2 (0.068%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.034%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.034%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 78 (2.65%) Firewall
2 73 (2.48%) DNS
3 51 (1.73%) HTTP
3 51 (1.73%) SAN
4 49 (1.66%) TCP/IP
5 46 (1.56%) DHCP
6 41 (1.39%) VPN
7 39 (1.32%) SSL
8 36 (1.22%) WAN
9 32 (1.09%) Internet
10 30 (1.02%) LAN
11 29 (0.99%) FTP
11 29 (0.99%) Wireshark
12 24 (0.82%) NAS
13 23 (0.78%) VLAN
14 19 (0.65%) Cisco IOS
15 18 (0.61%) SSH
16 16 (0.54%) VoIP
17 14 (0.48%) SNMP
17 14 (0.48%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 927 (31.49%) SQL Server
2 291 (9.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 269 (9.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 215 (7.30%) Oracle Database
5 182 (6.18%) Relational Database
6 180 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
7 157 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 153 (5.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 123 (4.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 120 (4.08%) MySQL
11 112 (3.80%) NoSQL
12 69 (2.34%) RDBMS
13 66 (2.24%) Big Data
14 64 (2.17%) MongoDB
15 63 (2.14%) QlikView
16 60 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
17 55 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
18 50 (1.70%) MS Access
19 46 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
20 45 (1.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 168 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 133 (4.52%) Selenium
3 121 (4.11%) Git (software)
4 113 (3.84%) Subversion
5 110 (3.74%) JIRA
6 99 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 84 (2.85%) NUnit
8 68 (2.31%) TeamCity
9 56 (1.90%) HP UFT
10 55 (1.87%) Jenkins
11 53 (1.80%) Maven
12 51 (1.73%) Eclipse
13 48 (1.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 39 (1.32%) JUnit
15 35 (1.19%) Toad
16 31 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
17 30 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
18 29 (0.99%) Cucumber
19 26 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
20 25 (0.85%) Fiddler
General
1 576 (19.57%) Finance
2 89 (3.02%) Banking
3 87 (2.96%) Telecoms
4 81 (2.75%) Retail
5 56 (1.90%) Legal
5 56 (1.90%) Marketing
6 37 (1.26%) Law
7 36 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 29 (0.99%) Automotive
9 28 (0.95%) Electronics
10 22 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 21 (0.71%) Billing
11 21 (0.71%) Publishing
12 19 (0.65%) French Language
13 18 (0.61%) Mandarin Language
14 17 (0.58%) Games
14 17 (0.58%) General Ledger
15 16 (0.54%) iGaming
16 14 (0.48%) Advertising
16 14 (0.48%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1326 (45.04%) Developer
2 607 (20.62%) Analyst
3 421 (14.30%) .NET Developer
4 406 (13.79%) C# Developer
5 311 (10.56%) SQL Developer
6 302 (10.26%) Java Developer
7 289 (9.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 253 (8.59%) Senior Developer
9 208 (7.07%) Software Developer
10 204 (6.93%) Support Analyst
11 196 (6.66%) DBA
12 188 (6.39%) Software Engineer
13 167 (5.67%) ASP.NET Developer
14 148 (5.03%) SQL DBA
15 142 (4.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 140 (4.76%) Web Developer
17 137 (4.65%) Applications Support
18 131 (4.45%) .NET Software Developer
18 131 (4.45%) C# Software Developer
18 131 (4.45%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 958 (32.54%) .NET
2 692 (23.51%) HTML
3 545 (18.51%) ASP.NET
4 493 (16.75%) CSS
5 465 (15.79%) XML
6 395 (13.42%) jQuery
7 369 (12.53%) Web Services
8 291 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 244 (8.29%) .NET Framework
10 230 (7.81%) HTML5
11 218 (7.40%) WCF
12 215 (7.30%) J2EE
13 189 (6.42%) Ajax
13 189 (6.42%) Spring
14 170 (5.77%) Entity Framework
15 157 (5.33%) SOAP
16 155 (5.26%) REST
17 131 (4.45%) Hibernate
18 129 (4.38%) CSS3
19 126 (4.28%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 342 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
2 286 (9.71%) Computer Science
3 129 (4.38%) Mathematics
4 91 (3.09%) Replication
5 89 (3.02%) Clustering
6 76 (2.58%) Client/Server
7 75 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 73 (2.48%) iSeries
9 67 (2.28%) AS400
10 61 (2.07%) User Experience
11 48 (1.63%) Data Integration
12 45 (1.53%) Mobile App
13 42 (1.43%) Data Structures
14 41 (1.39%) Visualisation
15 40 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
15 40 (1.36%) Statistics
16 33 (1.12%) Algorithms
17 28 (0.95%) Data Centre
18 27 (0.92%) Physics
19 26 (0.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 561 (19.06%) Windows
2 309 (10.50%) Linux
3 232 (7.88%) Windows Server
4 217 (7.37%) Unix
5 102 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (1.70%) Android
8 40 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 34 (1.15%) OS/400
10 33 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 33 (1.12%) Solaris
11 28 (0.95%) AIX
12 25 (0.85%) Windows 7
13 22 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (0.61%) Windows XP
15 12 (0.41%) Windows 8
15 12 (0.41%) Windows Phone
16 9 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (0.27%) CentOS
18 7 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 837 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
2 562 (19.09%) MVC
3 433 (14.71%) Software Engineering
4 336 (11.41%) Business Intelligence
5 263 (8.93%) OO
6 262 (8.90%) Scrum
7 240 (8.15%) TDD
8 213 (7.24%) SDLC
9 191 (6.49%) ITIL
10 172 (5.84%) Unit Testing
11 142 (4.82%) Web Development
12 133 (4.52%) ETL
13 131 (4.45%) Mentoring
14 127 (4.31%) Continuous Integration
15 125 (4.25%) Automated Testing
16 124 (4.21%) Analytics
17 119 (4.04%) Software Testing
18 118 (4.01%) CRM
19 109 (3.70%) E-Commerce
20 108 (3.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 885 (30.06%) C#
2 722 (24.52%) JavaScript
3 647 (21.98%) Java
4 536 (18.21%) T-SQL
5 262 (8.90%) PL/SQL
6 186 (6.32%) VB.NET
7 141 (4.79%) C++
8 138 (4.69%) Python
9 102 (3.46%) Perl
10 99 (3.36%) C
11 94 (3.19%) VB
12 73 (2.48%) PowerShell
13 67 (2.28%) PHP
14 57 (1.94%) Shell Script
15 47 (1.60%) RPG
16 44 (1.49%) Bash Shell
16 44 (1.49%) VBA
17 37 (1.26%) Objective-C
18 31 (1.05%) VB6
19 27 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 513 (17.43%) Degree
2 91 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 73 (2.48%) ISEB
4 50 (1.70%) MCSA
5 45 (1.53%) Security Cleared
6 41 (1.39%) SC Cleared
7 36 (1.22%) ISTQB
8 27 (0.92%) MCSE
9 21 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
11 18 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 15 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (0.48%) CBAP
14 12 (0.41%) DV Cleared
14 12 (0.41%) HND
15 11 (0.37%) CCNA
15 11 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
16 10 (0.34%) MCP
17 9 (0.31%) CCNP
18 8 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (5.74%) QA
2 100 (3.40%) SLA
3 28 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 24 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (0.75%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.17%) SEPA
7 4 (0.14%) HL7
7 4 (0.14%) WAI
8 3 (0.10%) ISO 8583
8 3 (0.10%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.10%) ISO20022
8 3 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.068%) SDET
10 1 (0.034%) GxP
System Software
1 148 (5.03%) Active Directory
2 85 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (1.36%) Hyper-V
4 23 (0.78%) Terminal Services
4 23 (0.78%) vSphere
5 20 (0.68%) XenApp
6 15 (0.51%) Xen
7 13 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.27%) iptables
10 7 (0.24%) VMware ESX
10 7 (0.24%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.20%) NFS
12 5 (0.17%) KVM
13 4 (0.14%) Postfix
13 4 (0.14%) Sendmail
13 4 (0.14%) Varnish
13 4 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 3 (0.10%) Docker
14 3 (0.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 52 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.51%) SCCM
3 11 (0.37%) SCOM
4 8 (0.27%) Data Guard
5 7 (0.24%) Nagios
6 6 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (0.20%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.20%) WSUS
7 5 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (0.14%) Cacti
8 4 (0.14%) cPanel
8 4 (0.14%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.10%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.068%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.068%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.068%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.068%) Puppet
Vendors
1 648 (22.01%) Microsoft
2 635 (21.57%) Oracle
3 122 (4.14%) VMware
4 116 (3.94%) IBM
5 82 (2.79%) HP
5 82 (2.79%) SAP
6 70 (2.38%) Cisco
7 56 (1.90%) Citrix
8 49 (1.66%) Cognos
9 38 (1.29%) Red Gate
10 35 (1.19%) Tableau
11 30 (1.02%) Sage
12 29 (0.99%) Apple
13 27 (0.92%) Dell
14 26 (0.88%) Talend
14 26 (0.88%) Telerik
15 24 (0.82%) Informatica
16 23 (0.78%) Google
16 23 (0.78%) SonicWALL
17 20 (0.68%) JD Edwards
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 20,000 to 25,000
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: From £30,000 to £43,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified D.O.E + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + bonus, flextime
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: bonus, Pension TBC
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £65,000 + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £39,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Coverbox Insure Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Smartsearch Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Radlett, Hertfordshire
The Myers Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago