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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 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 1301 1713 1603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.72% 23.55% 20.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.96% 45.64% 41.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1092 1478 1370
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median 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
3339 3753 3904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.18% 51.59% 50.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2840 3317 3250
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 £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -2 445 £45,000 - 45
Cambridgeshire -4 305 £42,500 +3.65% 49
Essex 0 244 £45,000 - 24
Suffolk +7 123 £35,000 -10.25% 15
Bedfordshire +1 119 £41,500 +3.75% 22
Norfolk -5 48 £37,000 -1.33% 7
East Anglia +3 4 £30,000 -25.00%
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 902 (33.43%) .NET
2 883 (32.73%) C#
3 822 (30.47%) SQL Server
4 717 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
5 685 (25.39%) JavaScript
6 658 (24.39%) Java
7 600 (22.24%) Oracle
8 572 (21.20%) Microsoft
9 560 (20.76%) Finance
10 557 (20.64%) HTML
11 482 (17.87%) ASP.NET
12 477 (17.68%) MVC
13 476 (17.64%) Degree
14 426 (15.79%) Windows
15 410 (15.20%) T-SQL
16 403 (14.94%) CSS
17 388 (14.38%) Web Services
18 364 (13.49%) XML
19 346 (12.82%) jQuery
20 305 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
21 290 (10.75%) MS Excel
22 287 (10.64%) Linux
23 285 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
24 282 (10.45%) PL/SQL
25 281 (10.42%) Web Development
26 258 (9.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 256 (9.49%) Software Engineering
28 254 (9.41%) Computer Science
29 250 (9.27%) ASP.NET MVC
30 241 (8.93%) 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
1 120 (4.45%) SharePoint
2 118 (4.37%) IIS
3 110 (4.08%) WebLogic
4 99 (3.67%) Apache
5 83 (3.08%) Tomcat
6 68 (2.52%) JBoss
7 67 (2.48%) WebSphere
8 49 (1.82%) MS Exchange
9 35 (1.30%) SAS
10 34 (1.26%) CMS
11 31 (1.15%) GlassFish
12 23 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
13 22 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
14 20 (0.74%) Apache Solr
15 19 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
16 17 (0.63%) NetWeaver
16 17 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
17 14 (0.52%) Confluence
18 13 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
19 12 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 290 (10.75%) MS Excel
2 135 (5.00%) MS Office
3 24 (0.89%) SPSS
4 11 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.26%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.15%) MS Project
8 3 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.074%) HipChat
9 2 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.037%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.037%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 62 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
3 23 (0.85%) Remedy AR System
4 22 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
5 20 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
6 18 (0.67%) SAP BPC
7 16 (0.59%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 11 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
8 11 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
9 10 (0.37%) Oracle HRMS
10 9 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
10 9 (0.33%) Oracle Payroll
10 9 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 8 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
11 8 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
11 8 (0.30%) SAP Business One
12 7 (0.26%) Magento
12 7 (0.26%) SAP CRM
13 5 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
14 4 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 60 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (1.48%) SaaS
4 37 (1.37%) Office 365
5 16 (0.59%) GitHub
6 7 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.15%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.15%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.074%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.074%) Heroku
10 1 (0.037%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.037%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.037%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.037%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.037%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.037%) Engine Yard
10 1 (0.037%) Force.com
10 1 (0.037%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (3.15%) Internet
2 81 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 68 (2.52%) DNS
4 61 (2.26%) Firewall
5 57 (2.11%) HTTP
6 55 (2.04%) VPN
7 40 (1.48%) DHCP
8 31 (1.15%) SAN
9 29 (1.07%) LAN
10 28 (1.04%) WAN
11 25 (0.93%) Network Security
12 23 (0.85%) SSH
12 23 (0.85%) SSL
13 22 (0.82%) Wireless
14 19 (0.70%) IPsec
15 17 (0.63%) iSCSI
16 15 (0.56%) Intranet
17 14 (0.52%) Remote Desktop
18 12 (0.44%) FTP
18 12 (0.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 822 (30.47%) SQL Server
2 258 (9.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 221 (8.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 219 (8.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 211 (7.82%) Relational Database
6 162 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
7 144 (5.34%) Oracle Database
8 130 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 111 (4.11%) MySQL
10 102 (3.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 98 (3.63%) RDBMS
12 81 (3.00%) NoSQL
13 76 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
14 74 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
15 67 (2.48%) Big Data
16 65 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
17 59 (2.19%) QlikView
18 53 (1.96%) Hadoop
19 48 (1.78%) MongoDB
19 48 (1.78%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 213 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 165 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 137 (5.08%) Subversion
4 124 (4.60%) JIRA
5 117 (4.34%) Selenium
6 81 (3.00%) Git (software)
7 64 (2.37%) Eclipse
8 51 (1.89%) JUnit
9 49 (1.82%) LoadRunner
9 49 (1.82%) Maven
10 46 (1.70%) NUnit
11 42 (1.56%) HP UFT
12 40 (1.48%) MSTest
13 37 (1.37%) WebDriver
14 35 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
15 33 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 32 (1.19%) Ant
16 32 (1.19%) Cucumber
16 32 (1.19%) Gradle
17 31 (1.15%) SoapUI
General
1 560 (20.76%) Finance
2 122 (4.52%) Retail
3 78 (2.89%) Banking
4 76 (2.82%) Marketing
5 70 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 33 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 26 (0.96%) Advertising
7 26 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 25 (0.93%) Automotive
9 24 (0.89%) Back Office
10 23 (0.85%) Billing
11 20 (0.74%) Games
12 17 (0.63%) Aerospace
13 16 (0.59%) Electronics
14 15 (0.56%) Legal
15 14 (0.52%) Publishing
16 11 (0.41%) General Ledger
17 6 (0.22%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.22%) Spanish Language
18 5 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 1308 (48.48%) Developer
2 545 (20.20%) Analyst
3 425 (15.75%) C# Developer
4 424 (15.72%) .NET Developer
5 297 (11.01%) C# .NET Developer
6 273 (10.12%) Java Developer
7 265 (9.82%) SQL Developer
8 251 (9.30%) Senior Developer
9 183 (6.78%) Applications Support
10 174 (6.45%) Support Analyst
11 160 (5.93%) Software Developer
12 136 (5.04%) SQL Analyst
13 133 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 124 (4.60%) Web Developer
15 115 (4.26%) Test Analyst
16 113 (4.19%) ASP.NET Developer
16 113 (4.19%) DBA
17 98 (3.63%) Software Engineer
18 96 (3.56%) Support Engineer
19 91 (3.37%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 902 (33.43%) .NET
2 557 (20.64%) HTML
3 482 (17.87%) ASP.NET
4 403 (14.94%) CSS
5 388 (14.38%) Web Services
6 364 (13.49%) XML
7 346 (12.82%) jQuery
8 250 (9.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 216 (8.01%) .NET Framework
10 208 (7.71%) J2EE
10 208 (7.71%) WCF
11 205 (7.60%) Spring
12 173 (6.41%) HTML5
13 168 (6.23%) REST
14 165 (6.12%) SOAP
15 141 (5.23%) Hibernate
16 135 (5.00%) Entity Framework
17 134 (4.97%) Ajax
18 132 (4.89%) AngularJS
19 116 (4.30%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 285 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
2 254 (9.41%) Computer Science
3 89 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 85 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
5 75 (2.78%) User Experience
6 67 (2.48%) Mathematics
7 57 (2.11%) Mobile App
8 51 (1.89%) Replication
9 50 (1.85%) Clustering
10 46 (1.70%) iPad
11 44 (1.63%) Driving Licence
12 35 (1.30%) Visualisation
13 34 (1.26%) Virtual Team
14 29 (1.07%) Data Centre
15 27 (1.00%) Data Integration
16 22 (0.82%) Algorithms
17 21 (0.78%) Client/Server
18 19 (0.70%) Physics
18 19 (0.70%) Statistics
19 18 (0.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 426 (15.79%) Windows
2 287 (10.64%) Linux
3 241 (8.93%) Unix
4 182 (6.75%) Windows Server
5 68 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 61 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (1.48%) Solaris
8 32 (1.19%) Windows 7
9 29 (1.07%) Apple iOS
10 26 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
11 25 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (0.44%) CentOS
14 9 (0.33%) Android
14 9 (0.33%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.19%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.15%) Debian
16 4 (0.15%) Windows 10
17 3 (0.11%) HPUX
17 3 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 717 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
2 477 (17.68%) MVC
3 305 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
4 281 (10.42%) Web Development
5 256 (9.49%) Software Engineering
6 233 (8.64%) Scrum
7 223 (8.27%) OO
8 211 (7.82%) SDLC
8 211 (7.82%) TDD
9 176 (6.52%) ITIL
10 164 (6.08%) CRM
11 156 (5.78%) Unit Testing
12 136 (5.04%) ETL
13 111 (4.11%) Mentoring
13 111 (4.11%) OOP
14 105 (3.89%) Data Analysis
15 104 (3.85%) Data Modelling
15 104 (3.85%) E-Commerce
16 102 (3.78%) Analytics
17 99 (3.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 883 (32.73%) C#
2 685 (25.39%) JavaScript
3 658 (24.39%) Java
4 410 (15.20%) T-SQL
5 282 (10.45%) PL/SQL
6 136 (5.04%) VB.NET
7 126 (4.67%) Python
8 113 (4.19%) C++
9 110 (4.08%) VB
10 92 (3.41%) VBA
11 90 (3.34%) Perl
12 87 (3.22%) Shell Script
13 85 (3.15%) PHP
14 79 (2.93%) C
15 73 (2.71%) PowerShell
16 33 (1.22%) XAML
17 28 (1.04%) Bash Shell
18 27 (1.00%) R
19 25 (0.93%) VBScript
20 23 (0.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 476 (17.64%) Degree
2 58 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (1.93%) ISEB
4 45 (1.67%) Security Cleared
5 38 (1.41%) SC Cleared
6 36 (1.33%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.48%) CCNA
7 13 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (0.33%) PMP
10 8 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.30%) MCITP
10 8 (0.30%) MCP
11 7 (0.26%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.26%) HP ASE
11 7 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (0.22%) MCSD
12 6 (0.22%) MCTS
13 5 (0.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (7.67%) QA
2 104 (3.85%) SLA
3 25 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.56%) SDET
5 14 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.41%) WCAG
8 6 (0.22%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.15%) SEPA
9 4 (0.15%) WAI
10 2 (0.074%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.037%) HL7
System Software
1 117 (4.34%) Active Directory
2 77 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (1.70%) Oracle RAC
4 40 (1.48%) Hyper-V
5 21 (0.78%) vSphere
6 14 (0.52%) XenDesktop
7 12 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (0.44%) XenApp
8 10 (0.37%) Terminal Services
9 9 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.30%) Docker
11 6 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
12 5 (0.19%) XenServer
13 4 (0.15%) Firmware
13 4 (0.15%) FreeRADIUS
13 4 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.15%) Xen
14 3 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 3 (0.11%) VMware ESX
15 2 (0.074%) KVM
Systems Management
1 33 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.56%) SCCM
3 13 (0.48%) SCOM
4 8 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
4 8 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.26%) Puppet
6 5 (0.19%) SCDPM
7 4 (0.15%) Cisco UCCE
7 4 (0.15%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.11%) Control-M
8 3 (0.11%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.11%) Kibana
8 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (0.11%) Nagios
8 3 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 600 (22.24%) Oracle
2 572 (21.20%) Microsoft
3 130 (4.82%) SAP
4 103 (3.82%) VMware
5 87 (3.22%) HP
6 70 (2.59%) Tableau
7 48 (1.78%) IBM
8 44 (1.63%) Cisco
9 42 (1.56%) Citrix
10 36 (1.33%) Cognos
11 34 (1.26%) Sun
12 29 (1.07%) Remedy
13 27 (1.00%) BMC
14 23 (0.85%) Telerik
15 22 (0.82%) EMC
15 22 (0.82%) MicroStrategy
16 21 (0.78%) Sybase
17 17 (0.63%) Red Hat
17 17 (0.63%) Talend
18 16 (0.59%) Dell
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31500.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Braintree, Essex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £28k plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £54,000 per annum Excellent benefits packages - 35 Hou
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £24,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + package
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent benefits packages
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + fantastic base + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits & Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday