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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / East of England
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1331 1385 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 22.97% 20.22% 22.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.73% 39.84% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 1171 1365
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
3268 3476 3831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 56.39% 50.74% 52.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2777 2967 3101
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -1 456 £45,000 +5.88% 59
Cambridgeshire -2 345 £45,000 +12.50% 35
Essex 0 216 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Suffolk +6 134 £40,000 +17.64% 14
Bedfordshire +1 106 £40,000 -11.11% 18
Norfolk 0 76 £40,000 +44.14% 11
East Anglia +1 3 £60,000 +50.00%
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 893 (34.01%) .NET
2 889 (33.85%) C#
3 831 (31.65%) SQL Server
4 747 (28.45%) JavaScript
5 686 (26.12%) Agile Software Development
6 648 (24.68%) Java
7 600 (22.85%) HTML
8 553 (21.06%) Microsoft
9 547 (20.83%) Oracle
10 546 (20.79%) Finance
11 519 (19.76%) ASP.NET
12 516 (19.65%) MVC
13 444 (16.91%) CSS
14 439 (16.72%) Degree
15 432 (16.45%) T-SQL
16 400 (15.23%) Windows
17 373 (14.20%) Linux
18 365 (13.90%) jQuery
19 317 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
20 316 (12.03%) XML
21 311 (11.84%) Web Services
22 305 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC
23 304 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
24 290 (11.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 283 (10.78%) Relational Database
26 280 (10.66%) MS Excel
27 248 (9.44%) PL/SQL
28 247 (9.41%) Unix
29 240 (9.14%) Web Development
30 234 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services

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
1 123 (4.68%) WebLogic
2 116 (4.42%) SharePoint
3 108 (4.11%) Tomcat
4 101 (3.85%) IIS
5 93 (3.54%) Apache
6 73 (2.78%) WebSphere
7 71 (2.70%) JBoss
8 64 (2.44%) SAS
9 58 (2.21%) CMS
10 54 (2.06%) MS Exchange
11 47 (1.79%) GlassFish
12 39 (1.49%) Umbraco
13 35 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
14 31 (1.18%) Confluence
15 19 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 15 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 14 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
18 12 (0.46%) WordPress
19 11 (0.42%) Apache Spark
20 10 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 280 (10.66%) MS Excel
2 92 (3.50%) MS Office
3 32 (1.22%) SPSS
4 30 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.38%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.038%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 64 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
3 22 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
4 16 (0.61%) Magento
5 14 (0.53%) Adobe Campaign
6 11 (0.42%) SAP BPC
7 9 (0.34%) SAP CRM
7 9 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (0.30%) SAP Business One
9 7 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (0.27%) Remedy AR System
9 7 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
10 6 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
10 6 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
10 6 (0.23%) Sage 200
11 5 (0.19%) CODA-Financials
11 5 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
11 5 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 110 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (1.75%) SaaS
4 42 (1.60%) Office 365
5 13 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
5 13 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (0.42%) PaaS
7 10 (0.38%) IaaS
8 8 (0.30%) GitHub
9 5 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.15%) Datadog
10 4 (0.15%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.15%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.076%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.076%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.076%) Google Tag Manager
11 2 (0.076%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.038%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 76 (2.89%) Internet
2 71 (2.70%) Firewall
2 71 (2.70%) HTTP
3 59 (2.25%) TCP/IP
4 57 (2.17%) DNS
5 38 (1.45%) SAN
6 37 (1.41%) DHCP
7 27 (1.03%) VPN
8 25 (0.95%) Intranet
9 22 (0.84%) WAN
10 18 (0.69%) LAN
10 18 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
11 15 (0.57%) FTP
12 14 (0.53%) SSL
13 11 (0.42%) VoIP
13 11 (0.42%) Wireshark
14 10 (0.38%) SSH
15 9 (0.34%) NAS
15 9 (0.34%) SNMP
16 8 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 831 (31.65%) SQL Server
2 290 (11.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 283 (10.78%) Relational Database
4 234 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 186 (7.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 183 (6.97%) MySQL
7 171 (6.51%) Oracle Database
8 157 (5.98%) RDBMS
9 143 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
10 110 (4.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 101 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 90 (3.43%) NoSQL
13 84 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
14 82 (3.12%) Big Data
15 75 (2.86%) MongoDB
16 63 (2.40%) SQL Server 2014
17 62 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
18 60 (2.28%) Oracle Database 10g
19 55 (2.09%) Crystal Reports
19 55 (2.09%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 187 (7.12%) Visual Studio
2 147 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 137 (5.22%) JIRA
4 126 (4.80%) Selenium
5 104 (3.96%) Subversion
6 87 (3.31%) Git (software)
7 74 (2.82%) Maven
8 59 (2.25%) NUnit
9 54 (2.06%) JUnit
10 49 (1.87%) Jenkins
11 46 (1.75%) MSTest
12 42 (1.60%) Gradle
13 41 (1.56%) Eclipse
14 36 (1.37%) Ant
15 35 (1.33%) LoadRunner
16 32 (1.22%) HP UFT
17 26 (0.99%) TeamCity
18 24 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
19 21 (0.80%) WebDriver
20 19 (0.72%) Grunt
General
1 546 (20.79%) Finance
2 99 (3.77%) Banking
3 89 (3.39%) Marketing
4 81 (3.08%) Retail
5 54 (2.06%) Legal
6 47 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 44 (1.68%) Advertising
8 35 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.03%) Automotive
10 24 (0.91%) Publishing
11 23 (0.88%) Back Office
12 22 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
13 16 (0.61%) Billing
14 13 (0.50%) Electronics
14 13 (0.50%) Law
15 12 (0.46%) Games
16 9 (0.34%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.19%) General Ledger
18 4 (0.15%) German Language
19 2 (0.076%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1324 (50.42%) Developer
2 524 (19.95%) Analyst
3 445 (16.95%) .NET Developer
4 431 (16.41%) C# Developer
5 289 (11.01%) C# .NET Developer
6 258 (9.82%) Senior Developer
7 256 (9.75%) Java Developer
8 239 (9.10%) SQL Developer
9 172 (6.55%) Software Developer
10 161 (6.13%) DBA
11 156 (5.94%) Applications Support
12 148 (5.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 140 (5.33%) Support Analyst
14 129 (4.91%) Test Analyst
15 119 (4.53%) SQL Analyst
16 109 (4.15%) Web Developer
17 106 (4.04%) Software Engineer
18 104 (3.96%) Administrator
18 104 (3.96%) ASP.NET Developer
19 86 (3.27%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 893 (34.01%) .NET
2 600 (22.85%) HTML
3 519 (19.76%) ASP.NET
4 444 (16.91%) CSS
5 365 (13.90%) jQuery
6 316 (12.03%) XML
7 311 (11.84%) Web Services
8 305 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 230 (8.76%) AngularJS
10 202 (7.69%) .NET Framework
11 198 (7.54%) WCF
12 196 (7.46%) HTML5
13 183 (6.97%) Spring
14 152 (5.79%) J2EE
15 148 (5.64%) REST
16 140 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web API
17 134 (5.10%) Ajax
18 127 (4.84%) Entity Framework
18 127 (4.84%) SOAP
19 116 (4.42%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 304 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
2 216 (8.23%) Computer Science
3 83 (3.16%) Mathematics
4 75 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 64 (2.44%) Visualisation
6 61 (2.32%) User Experience
7 58 (2.21%) Management Information System
8 54 (2.06%) Clustering
9 53 (2.02%) Replication
10 46 (1.75%) Data Centre
11 38 (1.45%) Mobile App
12 33 (1.26%) Virtual Team
13 30 (1.14%) Informatics
14 29 (1.10%) Data Integration
15 25 (0.95%) Statistics
16 24 (0.91%) CMDB
17 23 (0.88%) Client/Server
18 21 (0.80%) iPad
19 19 (0.72%) Internet of Things
20 17 (0.65%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 400 (15.23%) Windows
2 373 (14.20%) Linux
3 247 (9.41%) Unix
4 177 (6.74%) Windows Server
5 82 (3.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 59 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (1.45%) Windows 7
8 36 (1.37%) Apple iOS
8 36 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (1.26%) Solaris
10 26 (0.99%) Android
11 20 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (0.72%) CentOS
13 16 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
14 13 (0.50%) Windows 8
15 10 (0.38%) Ubuntu
16 9 (0.34%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.34%) Windows 10
17 6 (0.23%) HPUX
18 5 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 686 (26.12%) Agile Software Development
2 516 (19.65%) MVC
3 317 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
4 240 (9.14%) Web Development
5 233 (8.87%) Scrum
6 227 (8.64%) Software Engineering
7 225 (8.57%) OO
8 220 (8.38%) TDD
9 196 (7.46%) ETL
10 191 (7.27%) SDLC
11 177 (6.74%) ITIL
12 164 (6.25%) Analytics
13 147 (5.60%) CRM
14 135 (5.14%) Unit Testing
15 115 (4.38%) Multithreading
16 114 (4.34%) Continuous Integration
17 112 (4.27%) Data Modelling
18 108 (4.11%) Project Management
18 108 (4.11%) SOA
19 102 (3.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 889 (33.85%) C#
2 747 (28.45%) JavaScript
3 648 (24.68%) Java
4 432 (16.45%) T-SQL
5 248 (9.44%) PL/SQL
6 143 (5.45%) Python
7 123 (4.68%) VB.NET
8 117 (4.46%) PHP
9 113 (4.30%) Shell Script
10 96 (3.66%) Perl
11 90 (3.43%) C++
12 84 (3.20%) PowerShell
13 75 (2.86%) VB
14 65 (2.48%) TypeScript
14 65 (2.48%) VBA
15 57 (2.17%) C
16 46 (1.75%) Bash Shell
17 36 (1.37%) R
18 24 (0.91%) XAML
19 22 (0.84%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 439 (16.72%) Degree
2 86 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 85 (3.24%) ISEB
4 67 (2.55%) ISTQB
5 33 (1.26%) Security Cleared
6 21 (0.80%) SC Cleared
7 20 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (0.72%) CCNA
9 15 (0.57%) OCP
9 15 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
10 11 (0.42%) MCSE
11 10 (0.38%) MCITP
11 10 (0.38%) PMI Certification
11 10 (0.38%) PMP
12 9 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (0.34%) OCA
12 9 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (0.30%) MCP
14 7 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (6.74%) QA
2 94 (3.58%) SLA
3 27 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.23%) SDET
7 4 (0.15%) WCAG
8 3 (0.11%) WAI
9 2 (0.076%) ISO 14000
10 1 (0.038%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.038%) SEPA
System Software
1 102 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 84 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
4 31 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 28 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (0.57%) vSphere
7 13 (0.50%) XenApp
8 12 (0.46%) Firmware
8 12 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.46%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.34%) Docker
9 9 (0.34%) VMware ESX
10 8 (0.30%) Terminal Services
10 8 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 4 (0.15%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.076%) KVM
13 2 (0.076%) Xen
13 2 (0.076%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (1.41%) Nagios
2 23 (0.88%) Grafana
2 23 (0.88%) Graphite
3 17 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (0.53%) Data Guard
5 13 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
6 12 (0.46%) SCCM
6 12 (0.46%) SCVMM
7 10 (0.38%) SCOM
8 7 (0.27%) TIBCO Hawk
9 6 (0.23%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.23%) Kibana
10 5 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (0.19%) WSUS
11 4 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (0.15%) OpenView
11 4 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.15%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.15%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 553 (21.06%) Microsoft
2 547 (20.83%) Oracle
3 104 (3.96%) SAP
4 95 (3.62%) VMware
5 86 (3.27%) Tableau
6 79 (3.01%) HP
7 60 (2.28%) Cisco
8 52 (1.98%) Citrix
8 52 (1.98%) IBM
9 40 (1.52%) Cognos
10 39 (1.49%) Sun
11 35 (1.33%) Teradata
12 31 (1.18%) EMC
13 23 (0.88%) Adobe
13 23 (0.88%) BMC
14 20 (0.76%) CheckPoint
15 17 (0.65%) Dell
15 17 (0.65%) Red Hat
15 17 (0.65%) Talend
16 15 (0.57%) NetApp
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Essex
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