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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1415 1789 1800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 21.57% 23.58% 22.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.36% 45.03% 42.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1236 1522 1578
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
3421 3973 4207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.16% 52.37% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2986 3447 3617
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 0 451 £45,000 - 48
Cambridgeshire -3 367 £40,000 -5.88% 57
Essex +1 277 £42,500 +6.25% 22
Bedfordshire +3 171 £44,000 -2.22% 11
Suffolk +2 100 £35,000 -10.25% 10
Norfolk -5 46 £35,000 - 7
East Anglia - 3 £60,000 -
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1001 (34.84%) .NET
2 973 (33.87%) C#
3 937 (32.61%) SQL Server
4 842 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
5 771 (26.84%) JavaScript
6 715 (24.89%) Microsoft
7 669 (23.29%) Java
8 658 (22.90%) HTML
9 605 (21.06%) Finance
10 604 (21.02%) Oracle
11 576 (20.05%) ASP.NET
12 563 (19.60%) MVC
13 499 (17.37%) CSS
14 497 (17.30%) Degree
15 484 (16.85%) T-SQL
16 457 (15.91%) Windows
17 456 (15.87%) XML
18 431 (15.00%) Web Services
19 390 (13.57%) jQuery
20 381 (13.26%) MS Excel
21 323 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
22 311 (10.82%) PL/SQL
23 307 (10.69%) Software Engineering
24 306 (10.65%) ASP.NET MVC
25 303 (10.55%) Linux
26 293 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
27 292 (10.16%) Web Development
28 280 (9.75%) Computer Science
29 273 (9.50%) Unix
30 259 (9.01%) Scrum

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
1 142 (4.94%) IIS
2 125 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 87 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 82 (2.85%) Apache
5 73 (2.54%) Tomcat
6 68 (2.37%) JBoss
7 65 (2.26%) MS Exchange
8 61 (2.12%) WebSphere
9 43 (1.50%) CMS
10 29 (1.01%) SAS
11 28 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
12 27 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
13 26 (0.90%) GlassFish
14 24 (0.84%) NetWeaver
15 22 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
16 20 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
17 18 (0.63%) Apache Spark
17 18 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
18 16 (0.56%) Apache Solr
19 14 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 381 (13.26%) MS Excel
2 164 (5.71%) MS Office
3 14 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.28%) MS Project
4 8 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.28%) SPSS
5 6 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.10%) HipChat
6 3 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.070%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.035%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.035%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.035%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 56 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
3 28 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
4 23 (0.80%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 22 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
6 20 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
7 19 (0.66%) Remedy AR System
8 17 (0.59%) Oracle HRMS
9 16 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
9 16 (0.56%) Oracle Payroll
10 10 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
10 10 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
11 9 (0.31%) SAP BPC
12 7 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
12 7 (0.24%) Scribe Insight
13 6 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 6 (0.21%) SDL Web 8
14 5 (0.17%) AWD
14 5 (0.17%) Magento
15 4 (0.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 75 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (1.43%) SaaS
3 37 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (1.18%) Office 365
5 15 (0.52%) GitHub
6 6 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.10%) Datadog
9 2 (0.070%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.070%) Heroku
9 2 (0.070%) IaaS
10 1 (0.035%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.035%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.035%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.035%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.035%) Engine Yard
10 1 (0.035%) Force.com
10 1 (0.035%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.035%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 87 (3.03%) Internet
2 83 (2.89%) Firewall
3 64 (2.23%) TCP/IP
4 63 (2.19%) DNS
5 62 (2.16%) VPN
6 56 (1.95%) HTTP
7 39 (1.36%) SAN
8 36 (1.25%) DHCP
9 34 (1.18%) WAN
10 33 (1.15%) LAN
11 26 (0.90%) Network Security
12 23 (0.80%) Intranet
12 23 (0.80%) SSL
13 22 (0.77%) iSCSI
14 20 (0.70%) SSH
14 20 (0.70%) VLAN
14 20 (0.70%) Wireless
15 19 (0.66%) VoIP
16 16 (0.56%) IPsec
17 14 (0.49%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 937 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 259 (9.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 245 (8.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 241 (8.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 216 (7.52%) Relational Database
6 210 (7.31%) Data Warehouse
7 164 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 151 (5.26%) Oracle Database
9 118 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 97 (3.38%) MySQL
11 89 (3.10%) RDBMS
12 85 (2.96%) NoSQL
13 75 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
14 70 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
15 62 (2.16%) QlikView
16 55 (1.91%) Big Data
17 50 (1.74%) Hadoop
18 49 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
19 48 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
20 45 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 229 (7.97%) Visual Studio
2 200 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 167 (5.81%) Selenium
4 152 (5.29%) Subversion
5 135 (4.70%) JIRA
6 105 (3.65%) Git (software)
7 67 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 62 (2.16%) HP UFT
9 59 (2.05%) Cucumber
9 59 (2.05%) NUnit
10 57 (1.98%) Eclipse
11 54 (1.88%) JUnit
12 42 (1.46%) WebDriver
13 40 (1.39%) Maven
14 37 (1.29%) SoapUI
15 33 (1.15%) LoadRunner
16 32 (1.11%) Ant
17 26 (0.90%) MSTest
18 24 (0.84%) Gradle
18 24 (0.84%) JBehave
General
1 605 (21.06%) Finance
2 136 (4.73%) Retail
3 96 (3.34%) Banking
4 91 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 75 (2.61%) Marketing
6 42 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 35 (1.22%) Billing
8 32 (1.11%) Advertising
8 32 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 30 (1.04%) Games
10 23 (0.80%) Legal
11 22 (0.77%) Electronics
12 21 (0.73%) Publishing
13 19 (0.66%) Automotive
14 16 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 16 (0.56%) Law
15 14 (0.49%) Aerospace
15 14 (0.49%) Back Office
16 10 (0.35%) General Ledger
17 8 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1354 (47.13%) Developer
2 574 (19.98%) Analyst
3 453 (15.77%) .NET Developer
4 431 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 294 (10.23%) Senior Developer
6 286 (9.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 284 (9.89%) SQL Developer
8 241 (8.39%) Java Developer
9 187 (6.51%) Support Analyst
10 172 (5.99%) Applications Support
11 158 (5.50%) Software Developer
12 143 (4.98%) SQL Analyst
13 132 (4.59%) ASP.NET Developer
14 131 (4.56%) Web Developer
15 128 (4.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 122 (4.25%) Senior .NET Developer
17 117 (4.07%) DBA
18 115 (4.00%) Software Engineer
19 106 (3.69%) Test Analyst
20 104 (3.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1001 (34.84%) .NET
2 658 (22.90%) HTML
3 576 (20.05%) ASP.NET
4 499 (17.37%) CSS
5 456 (15.87%) XML
6 431 (15.00%) Web Services
7 390 (13.57%) jQuery
8 306 (10.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 234 (8.14%) .NET Framework
10 228 (7.94%) WCF
11 208 (7.24%) HTML5
12 197 (6.86%) SOAP
13 195 (6.79%) J2EE
13 195 (6.79%) REST
14 176 (6.13%) Spring
15 169 (5.88%) Ajax
16 149 (5.19%) AngularJS
17 148 (5.15%) CSS3
18 138 (4.80%) Entity Framework
19 131 (4.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 293 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 280 (9.75%) Computer Science
3 114 (3.97%) Mathematics
4 94 (3.27%) Management Information System
5 79 (2.75%) User Experience
6 78 (2.71%) Mobile App
7 64 (2.23%) Clustering
8 61 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
9 54 (1.88%) iPad
9 54 (1.88%) Virtual Team
10 49 (1.71%) Replication
11 47 (1.64%) Driving Licence
12 43 (1.50%) Algorithms
12 43 (1.50%) Visualisation
13 42 (1.46%) Data Integration
14 40 (1.39%) Statistics
15 34 (1.18%) Physics
16 29 (1.01%) Client/Server
17 26 (0.90%) Fintech
18 17 (0.59%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 457 (15.91%) Windows
2 303 (10.55%) Linux
3 273 (9.50%) Unix
4 205 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 86 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 59 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (1.36%) Solaris
8 35 (1.22%) Apple iOS
9 30 (1.04%) Windows 7
10 26 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
10 26 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (0.66%) Android
12 17 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.21%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.21%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.14%) AIX
14 4 (0.14%) CentOS
14 4 (0.14%) HPUX
14 4 (0.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 842 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
2 563 (19.60%) MVC
3 323 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
4 307 (10.69%) Software Engineering
5 292 (10.16%) Web Development
6 259 (9.01%) Scrum
7 247 (8.60%) TDD
8 241 (8.39%) OO
9 232 (8.08%) SDLC
10 165 (5.74%) CRM
11 162 (5.64%) Unit Testing
12 160 (5.57%) ITIL
13 127 (4.42%) Mentoring
14 123 (4.28%) ETL
15 121 (4.21%) Analytics
16 120 (4.18%) E-Commerce
17 113 (3.93%) Continuous Integration
18 108 (3.76%) Data Analysis
18 108 (3.76%) Project Management
19 101 (3.52%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 973 (33.87%) C#
2 771 (26.84%) JavaScript
3 669 (23.29%) Java
4 484 (16.85%) T-SQL
5 311 (10.82%) PL/SQL
6 161 (5.60%) VB.NET
7 138 (4.80%) Python
8 119 (4.14%) C++
9 112 (3.90%) VB
10 103 (3.59%) VBA
11 97 (3.38%) Perl
12 96 (3.34%) C
13 88 (3.06%) PHP
14 82 (2.85%) Shell Script
15 57 (1.98%) PowerShell
16 39 (1.36%) VBScript
17 31 (1.08%) R
18 30 (1.04%) Bash Shell
19 28 (0.97%) Ruby
20 25 (0.87%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 497 (17.30%) Degree
2 70 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (2.19%) ISEB
4 48 (1.67%) ISTQB
5 37 (1.29%) Security Cleared
6 33 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 19 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (0.66%) MCSE
8 17 (0.59%) CCNA
8 17 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (0.59%) MCP
9 16 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 16 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (0.38%) DV Cleared
10 11 (0.38%) MCSA
11 9 (0.31%) PMP
12 8 (0.28%) HND
13 7 (0.24%) CCNP
13 7 (0.24%) OCP
13 7 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 246 (8.56%) QA
2 104 (3.62%) SLA
3 25 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 16 (0.56%) SDET
5 9 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.24%) WCAG
7 5 (0.17%) WAI
8 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.14%) SEPA
9 3 (0.10%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.070%) HL7
System Software
1 119 (4.14%) Active Directory
2 70 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
4 46 (1.60%) Hyper-V
5 31 (1.08%) vSphere
6 14 (0.49%) Terminal Services
7 12 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (0.42%) XenApp
8 11 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (0.35%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.21%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.21%) Xen
11 4 (0.14%) FreeRADIUS
11 4 (0.14%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.10%) XenServer
13 2 (0.070%) Docker
14 1 (0.035%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.035%) LXC
14 1 (0.035%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.035%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 43 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (0.70%) SCCM
3 13 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.45%) SCOM
4 12 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
5 10 (0.35%) Puppet
6 9 (0.31%) Data Guard
6 9 (0.31%) SCDPM
7 8 (0.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 7 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 7 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (0.21%) Nagios
10 4 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.10%) Ansible
11 3 (0.10%) HP Fortify
12 2 (0.070%) Failover Clustering
12 2 (0.070%) Kibana
12 2 (0.070%) logstash
12 2 (0.070%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 715 (24.89%) Microsoft
2 604 (21.02%) Oracle
3 110 (3.83%) VMware
4 108 (3.76%) SAP
5 73 (2.54%) HP
6 57 (1.98%) Tableau
7 55 (1.91%) IBM
8 49 (1.71%) Citrix
9 47 (1.64%) Cisco
10 32 (1.11%) Cognos
11 30 (1.04%) Sun
12 26 (0.90%) Telerik
13 25 (0.87%) Remedy
14 22 (0.77%) BMC
15 19 (0.66%) Sybase
16 17 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
17 16 (0.56%) Dell
17 16 (0.56%) EMC
17 16 (0.56%) Google
17 16 (0.56%) NetApp
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000+Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Essex
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Montash
Salary: £60000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £61,000 per annum includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Pension 3% + 23 days holiday + Private health care + more
Posted: Yesterday
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable D.O.E
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago