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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1791 2025 2013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.67% 25.63% 23.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.36% 44.91% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1490 1712 1770
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
3863 4509 4765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.20% 57.08% 56.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3209 3809 4193
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 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -1 583 £45,000 +20.00% 50
Cambridgeshire +1 439 £40,000 - 62
Essex -1 323 £40,000 -5.88% 22
Bedfordshire -1 222 £43,250 +8.12% 15
Suffolk 0 148 £38,500 -3.75% 16
Norfolk +7 104 £40,000 +14.28% 14
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1200 (34.06%) SQL Server
2 1164 (33.04%) .NET
3 1147 (32.56%) C#
4 965 (27.39%) JavaScript
5 943 (26.77%) Microsoft
6 936 (26.57%) HTML
7 830 (23.56%) Java
8 819 (23.25%) Windows
9 742 (21.06%) Agile Software Development
10 719 (20.41%) Oracle
11 702 (19.93%) Finance
12 701 (19.90%) ASP.NET
13 691 (19.61%) CSS
14 655 (18.59%) Degree
15 636 (18.05%) MVC
16 565 (16.04%) Linux
17 552 (15.67%) XML
18 517 (14.67%) MS Excel
19 502 (14.25%) T-SQL
20 475 (13.48%) jQuery
21 416 (11.81%) Software Engineering
22 407 (11.55%) Web Services
23 374 (10.62%) OO
24 370 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
25 365 (10.36%) UNIX
26 329 (9.34%) ASP.NET MVC
27 311 (8.83%) Business Intelligence
28 305 (8.66%) ITIL
29 303 (8.60%) PL/SQL
30 294 (8.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 285 (8.09%) SharePoint
2 225 (6.39%) IIS
3 194 (5.51%) Tomcat
4 143 (4.06%) MS Exchange
5 133 (3.78%) Apache
6 124 (3.52%) WebSphere
7 96 (2.72%) WebLogic
8 95 (2.70%) JBoss
9 84 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 71 (2.02%) CMS
11 55 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
12 45 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
13 43 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
14 41 (1.16%) SAS
15 37 (1.05%) MQSeries
15 37 (1.05%) Lync
16 35 (0.99%) Drupal
17 34 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
18 33 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
19 30 (0.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 517 (14.67%) MS Excel
2 227 (6.44%) MS Office
3 47 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 38 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.54%) MS Project
6 15 (0.43%) SPSS
7 9 (0.26%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.14%) CPLEX
8 5 (0.14%) Mingle
9 2 (0.057%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.028%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.028%) Simulink
10 1 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 64 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
2 35 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 33 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
3 33 (0.94%) Agresso
4 16 (0.45%) Maximo
4 16 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (0.45%) Magento
5 12 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 11 (0.31%) AWD
6 11 (0.31%) Google Analytics
6 11 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
6 11 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
7 10 (0.28%) Oracle iProcurement
8 9 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
8 9 (0.26%) CA PPM
9 8 (0.23%) assyst
9 8 (0.23%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
10 7 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
10 7 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 70 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (1.82%) Office 365
3 41 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (1.05%) SaaS
5 35 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (0.26%) Force.com
8 6 (0.17%) GitHub
9 4 (0.11%) IaaS
9 4 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.085%) PaaS
11 2 (0.057%) Heroku
11 2 (0.057%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.057%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.057%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.057%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.057%) Yammer
12 1 (0.028%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.028%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 154 (4.37%) SAN
2 120 (3.41%) DNS
3 105 (2.98%) Firewall
4 103 (2.92%) HTTP
5 88 (2.50%) Internet
6 87 (2.47%) TCP/IP
7 85 (2.41%) DHCP
8 80 (2.27%) VPN
9 67 (1.90%) FTP
10 48 (1.36%) WAN
11 47 (1.33%) LAN
12 42 (1.19%) VoIP
13 37 (1.05%) SSL
14 33 (0.94%) VLAN
15 24 (0.68%) SSH
16 21 (0.60%) AMQP
17 17 (0.48%) Fibre Channel
18 16 (0.45%) Wireless
19 15 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
19 15 (0.43%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1200 (34.06%) SQL Server
2 294 (8.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 289 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 285 (8.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 240 (6.81%) Relational Database
6 230 (6.53%) MySQL
7 219 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
8 184 (5.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 184 (5.22%) Oracle Database
9 142 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 110 (3.12%) SQL Server 2005
11 100 (2.84%) DB2
12 88 (2.50%) NoSQL
13 71 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
14 68 (1.93%) Data Mining
15 66 (1.87%) RDBMS
16 59 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
17 57 (1.62%) MS Access
18 55 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 51 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 211 (5.99%) Visual Studio
2 197 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 142 (4.03%) Subversion
4 124 (3.52%) Selenium
5 120 (3.41%) Git (software)
6 101 (2.87%) NUnit
7 78 (2.21%) JUnit
8 74 (2.10%) Maven
9 73 (2.07%) JIRA
10 60 (1.70%) Eclipse
11 55 (1.56%) Jenkins
12 50 (1.42%) TeamCity
13 37 (1.05%) Ant
13 37 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 37 (1.05%) LoadRunner
14 36 (1.02%) SpecFlow
15 34 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
16 29 (0.82%) JMeter
16 29 (0.82%) SoapUI
17 26 (0.74%) Moq
General
1 702 (19.93%) Finance
2 190 (5.39%) Retail
3 102 (2.90%) Banking
4 94 (2.67%) Marketing
5 84 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 66 (1.87%) Games
7 46 (1.31%) Manufacturing
8 34 (0.97%) Advertising
9 32 (0.91%) Publishing
10 31 (0.88%) Legal
11 30 (0.85%) Back Office
12 25 (0.71%) Automotive
12 25 (0.71%) Law
13 22 (0.62%) Financial Institution
14 20 (0.57%) Electronics
14 20 (0.57%) Aerospace
15 16 (0.45%) Retail Banking
16 15 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
17 14 (0.40%) Front Office
18 9 (0.26%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1666 (47.29%) Developer
2 665 (18.88%) Analyst
3 424 (12.04%) .NET Developer
4 299 (8.49%) Software Developer
5 294 (8.35%) C# Developer
6 272 (7.72%) Java Developer
6 272 (7.72%) Senior Developer
7 239 (6.78%) Support Analyst
8 236 (6.70%) Web Developer
9 219 (6.22%) C# .NET Developer
10 213 (6.05%) Software Engineer
11 204 (5.79%) Applications Support
12 166 (4.71%) Junior
13 140 (3.97%) DBA
14 119 (3.38%) Administrator
15 117 (3.32%) Graduate
16 115 (3.26%) Junior Developer
16 115 (3.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 113 (3.21%) Consultant
18 112 (3.18%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1164 (33.04%) .NET
2 936 (26.57%) HTML
3 701 (19.90%) ASP.NET
4 691 (19.61%) CSS
5 552 (15.67%) XML
6 475 (13.48%) jQuery
7 407 (11.55%) Web Services
8 329 (9.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 269 (7.64%) HTML5
10 266 (7.55%) J2EE
11 244 (6.93%) WCF
12 236 (6.70%) .NET Framework
13 207 (5.88%) Spring
14 190 (5.39%) Ajax
15 151 (4.29%) XSLT
16 147 (4.17%) SOAP
17 143 (4.06%) CSS3
18 128 (3.63%) WPF
19 126 (3.58%) JSON
19 126 (3.58%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 370 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
2 285 (8.09%) Computer Science
3 129 (3.66%) Mathematics
4 104 (2.95%) Replication
5 81 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 74 (2.10%) AS400
7 73 (2.07%) User Experience
8 68 (1.93%) Clustering
9 67 (1.90%) Open Source
10 64 (1.82%) iSeries
10 64 (1.82%) Statistics
11 58 (1.65%) Client/Server
12 52 (1.48%) N-Tier
12 52 (1.48%) Visualisation
13 45 (1.28%) Algorithms
14 43 (1.22%) FMCG
15 40 (1.14%) Online Games
15 40 (1.14%) Mobile App
16 39 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
17 29 (0.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 819 (23.25%) Windows
2 565 (16.04%) Linux
3 365 (10.36%) UNIX
4 130 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 126 (3.58%) Solaris
6 88 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 78 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 77 (2.19%) Windows 7
9 58 (1.65%) AIX
10 54 (1.53%) Android
11 47 (1.33%) Apple iOS
12 36 (1.02%) Windows XP
13 33 (0.94%) HPUX
14 31 (0.88%) Windows 8
15 28 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 20 (0.57%) CentOS
17 13 (0.37%) Debian
18 8 (0.23%) Mac OS X
19 7 (0.20%) Ubuntu
20 6 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 742 (21.06%) Agile Software Development
2 636 (18.05%) MVC
3 416 (11.81%) Software Engineering
4 374 (10.62%) OO
5 311 (8.83%) Business Intelligence
6 305 (8.66%) ITIL
7 289 (8.20%) Scrum
8 272 (7.72%) TDD
9 271 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 231 (6.56%) Web Development
11 160 (4.54%) ETL
12 148 (4.20%) Analytics
13 146 (4.14%) Unit Testing
14 143 (4.06%) CRM
15 132 (3.75%) Project Management
16 123 (3.49%) User Acceptance Testing
17 122 (3.46%) Disaster Recovery
18 119 (3.38%) Multithreading
19 118 (3.35%) Performance Tuning
20 115 (3.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1147 (32.56%) C#
2 965 (27.39%) JavaScript
3 830 (23.56%) Java
4 502 (14.25%) T-SQL
5 303 (8.60%) PL/SQL
6 216 (6.13%) PHP
7 208 (5.90%) VB.NET
8 178 (5.05%) C++
9 165 (4.68%) Python
10 151 (4.29%) VB
11 140 (3.97%) Perl
12 108 (3.07%) VBA
13 104 (2.95%) C
14 98 (2.78%) Shell Script
15 88 (2.50%) PowerShell
16 66 (1.87%) Ruby
17 50 (1.42%) Objective-C
18 48 (1.36%) Bash Shell
19 44 (1.25%) VBScript
20 43 (1.22%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 655 (18.59%) Degree
2 140 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 81 (2.30%) ISEB
4 53 (1.50%) MCSE
5 48 (1.36%) Security Cleared
6 46 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
7 43 (1.22%) ISTQB
8 42 (1.19%) MCP
9 34 (0.97%) MCSA
9 34 (0.97%) SC Cleared
10 28 (0.79%) Sun Certification
11 26 (0.74%) MCITP
12 25 (0.71%) MCTS
13 23 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 23 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 12 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (0.31%) CCNA
16 10 (0.28%) PhD
17 8 (0.23%) MCT
17 8 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (5.59%) QA
2 150 (4.26%) SLA
3 41 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 14 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.37%) ISO 8583
6 8 (0.23%) Solvency II
7 7 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.11%) RosettaNet
8 4 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.057%) HL7
11 1 (0.028%) JTAG
11 1 (0.028%) WCAG
System Software
1 226 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 136 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 46 (1.31%) vSphere
5 43 (1.22%) VMware ESX
6 38 (1.08%) XenApp
7 22 (0.62%) XenDesktop
8 20 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
8 20 (0.57%) Terminal Services
9 16 (0.45%) Terminal Server
10 12 (0.34%) VirtualBox
11 11 (0.31%) Xen
12 7 (0.20%) XenServer
13 6 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 6 (0.17%) Samba
14 5 (0.14%) Firmware
15 3 (0.085%) Postfix
15 3 (0.085%) vCloud
15 3 (0.085%) KVM
Systems Management
1 37 (1.05%) Tivoli
2 30 (0.85%) Puppet
3 29 (0.82%) SCCM
4 28 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (0.77%) Backup Exec
6 25 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
7 22 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 16 (0.45%) SCOM
9 11 (0.31%) MOM
10 10 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
11 9 (0.26%) Data Guard
11 9 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 7 (0.20%) Nagios
13 6 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
14 5 (0.14%) WSUS
14 5 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 5 (0.14%) ARCserve
14 5 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 3 (0.085%) SCSM
16 2 (0.057%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 943 (26.77%) Microsoft
2 719 (20.41%) Oracle
3 199 (5.65%) VMware
4 162 (4.60%) IBM
5 130 (3.69%) Citrix
6 124 (3.52%) HP
7 97 (2.75%) SAP
8 91 (2.58%) Cisco
9 64 (1.82%) Business Objects
10 56 (1.59%) NetApp
11 51 (1.45%) Sun
12 46 (1.31%) Cognos
12 46 (1.31%) Google
13 37 (1.05%) Symantec
14 33 (0.94%) Red Hat
14 33 (0.94%) Tableau
15 31 (0.88%) Apple
16 30 (0.85%) BMC
16 30 (0.85%) SonicWALL
17 25 (0.71%) Sybase
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Suffolk
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Salary: Healthcare
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £44500 per annum + Bens - health, pens + more
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Excel Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Life, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
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RDF Resources Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
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i4 Recruitment - Williams Lea
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Scott-Merrick LLP
Salary: Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £86000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus
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