The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2240 2035 2151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 25.89% 23.78% 23.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.57% 41.97% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1911 1816 1853
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5026 4849 5649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 58.08% 56.66% 60.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4233 4301 4717
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire 0 674 £39,000 -2.50% 69
Cambridgeshire +2 604 £40,500 +8.00% 87
Essex +4 425 £45,000 +20.00% 40
Bedfordshire -1 306 £40,000 -5.88% 18
Suffolk -2 158 £38,000 +8.57% 21
Norfolk +2 77 £32,500 +18.18% 11
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1485 (39.81%) SQL Server
2 1480 (39.68%) .NET
3 1244 (33.35%) C#
4 1067 (28.61%) Oracle
5 1006 (26.97%) Microsoft
6 895 (23.99%) Java
7 860 (23.06%) ASP.NET
8 809 (21.69%) HTML
9 804 (21.55%) JavaScript
10 798 (21.39%) Windows
11 781 (20.94%) Finance
12 744 (19.95%) Degree
13 655 (17.56%) T-SQL
14 625 (16.76%) CSS
15 574 (15.39%) XML
16 538 (14.42%) MS Excel
17 478 (12.82%) Web Services
18 476 (12.76%) Linux
19 466 (12.49%) OO
20 454 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 440 (11.80%) SQL Server 2008
22 438 (11.74%) UNIX
23 433 (11.61%) Relational Database
24 430 (11.53%) MVC
25 401 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
26 388 (10.40%) PL/SQL
27 387 (10.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 379 (10.16%) Software Engineering
29 340 (9.12%) jQuery
30 324 (8.69%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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
1 266 (7.13%) SharePoint
2 230 (6.17%) IIS
3 165 (4.42%) Tomcat
4 151 (4.05%) Apache
5 138 (3.70%) MS Exchange
6 83 (2.23%) WebLogic
7 82 (2.20%) CMS
8 81 (2.17%) WebSphere
9 64 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
10 51 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
11 47 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
12 44 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
13 40 (1.07%) IBM HTTP Server
14 36 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
15 34 (0.91%) MQSeries
16 32 (0.86%) Drupal
17 28 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
17 28 (0.75%) Node.js
18 27 (0.72%) Umbraco
19 24 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 538 (14.42%) MS Excel
2 197 (5.28%) MS Office
3 25 (0.67%) Photoshop
4 20 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (0.29%) PowerPivot
7 8 (0.21%) Fireworks
8 6 (0.16%) SPSS
8 6 (0.16%) MS Project
9 5 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.13%) FastStats
9 5 (0.13%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.080%) Mingle
11 1 (0.027%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.027%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 97 (2.60%) Oracle CRM
2 93 (2.49%) Magento
3 81 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 66 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
5 47 (1.26%) Oracle 11i
6 34 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
7 32 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
8 16 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
8 16 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
9 13 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
9 13 (0.35%) assyst
10 12 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 8 (0.21%) AWD
12 7 (0.19%) Siebel Analytics
12 7 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
12 7 (0.19%) Agresso
13 6 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
13 6 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
13 6 (0.16%) Google Analytics
13 6 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 45 (1.21%) SaaS
2 35 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (0.29%) Office 365
6 10 (0.27%) GitHub
7 4 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.080%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.054%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.054%) IaaS
10 1 (0.027%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.027%) PaaS
10 1 (0.027%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.027%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.027%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 147 (3.94%) DNS
2 143 (3.83%) Firewall
3 131 (3.51%) SAN
4 121 (3.24%) HTTP
5 108 (2.90%) Internet
6 83 (2.23%) TCP/IP
7 76 (2.04%) DHCP
7 76 (2.04%) LAN
8 73 (1.96%) WAN
9 69 (1.85%) VPN
10 67 (1.80%) FTP
11 36 (0.97%) Intranet
12 35 (0.94%) NAS
13 30 (0.80%) VoIP
14 23 (0.62%) SSL
14 23 (0.62%) iSCSI
15 22 (0.59%) MPLS
16 20 (0.54%) SMS
17 19 (0.51%) Network Security
18 15 (0.40%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1485 (39.81%) SQL Server
2 454 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 440 (11.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 433 (11.61%) Relational Database
5 387 (10.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 282 (7.56%) Oracle Database
7 279 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
8 238 (6.38%) MySQL
9 218 (5.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 186 (4.99%) SQL Server 2005
11 155 (4.16%) Crystal Reports
12 139 (3.73%) RDBMS
13 121 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
14 110 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
15 100 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
16 99 (2.65%) DB2
17 93 (2.49%) Oracle Database 10g
18 88 (2.36%) Data Mining
19 87 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 82 (2.20%) DTS
Development Applications
1 210 (5.63%) Visual Studio
2 158 (4.24%) Subversion
3 146 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 97 (2.60%) NUnit
5 77 (2.06%) Git (software)
6 75 (2.01%) Selenium
7 62 (1.66%) MSTest
8 61 (1.64%) JIRA
9 57 (1.53%) Eclipse
10 53 (1.42%) QuickTest Pro
11 51 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
11 51 (1.37%) JUnit
12 44 (1.18%) Maven
13 32 (0.86%) Moq
14 25 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 24 (0.64%) Toad
16 23 (0.62%) Rhino Mocks
17 17 (0.46%) Ant
18 15 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 15 (0.40%) TeamCity
General
1 781 (20.94%) Finance
2 254 (6.81%) Retail
3 193 (5.17%) Marketing
4 106 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 74 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 73 (1.96%) Banking
7 52 (1.39%) Games
8 40 (1.07%) Back Office
9 38 (1.02%) Advertising
10 32 (0.86%) Publishing
11 19 (0.51%) Automotive
12 17 (0.46%) Local Government
13 16 (0.43%) Electronics
14 15 (0.40%) Online Betting
15 13 (0.35%) Law
16 10 (0.27%) Legal
16 10 (0.27%) Billing
17 9 (0.24%) Financial Institution
18 7 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1698 (45.52%) Developer
2 763 (20.46%) Analyst
3 327 (8.77%) DBA
4 323 (8.66%) .NET Developer
5 302 (8.10%) Software Developer
6 292 (7.83%) Senior Developer
7 282 (7.56%) C# Developer
8 231 (6.19%) Administrator
9 220 (5.90%) Java Developer
10 218 (5.84%) Support Analyst
10 218 (5.84%) Web Developer
11 189 (5.07%) SQL DBA
12 186 (4.99%) C# .NET Developer
13 166 (4.45%) Consultant
14 165 (4.42%) Applications Support
15 152 (4.08%) Junior
16 143 (3.83%) Software Engineer
17 138 (3.70%) Business Analyst
17 138 (3.70%) SQL Developer
18 132 (3.54%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1480 (39.68%) .NET
2 860 (23.06%) ASP.NET
3 809 (21.69%) HTML
4 625 (16.76%) CSS
5 574 (15.39%) XML
6 478 (12.82%) Web Services
7 340 (9.12%) jQuery
8 296 (7.94%) WCF
9 235 (6.30%) .NET Framework
10 211 (5.66%) Ajax
11 206 (5.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 197 (5.28%) J2EE
13 185 (4.96%) HTML5
14 147 (3.94%) WinForms
15 146 (3.91%) XSLT
16 125 (3.35%) Spring
17 123 (3.30%) WPF
18 118 (3.16%) SOAP
19 107 (2.87%) Middleware
20 100 (2.68%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 288 (7.72%) Computer Science
2 135 (3.62%) Mathematics
3 120 (3.22%) Replication
4 117 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
5 93 (2.49%) Management Information System
5 93 (2.49%) Clustering
6 82 (2.20%) N-Tier
7 63 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 51 (1.37%) Mobile App
9 35 (0.94%) Physics
9 35 (0.94%) Open Source
10 34 (0.91%) Data Integration
11 33 (0.88%) Kindle
12 28 (0.75%) GIS
13 23 (0.62%) Blackberry
13 23 (0.62%) AS400
14 21 (0.56%) Informatics
14 21 (0.56%) Statistics
14 21 (0.56%) Oracle Exalytics
15 20 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 798 (21.39%) Windows
2 476 (12.76%) Linux
3 438 (11.74%) UNIX
4 168 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 137 (3.67%) Apple iOS
6 118 (3.16%) Solaris
7 115 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 78 (2.09%) Android
9 56 (1.50%) AIX
10 52 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 44 (1.18%) Windows XP
12 34 (0.91%) Windows 7
13 32 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
14 26 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 20 (0.54%) Windows Vista
16 17 (0.46%) CentOS
17 15 (0.40%) SUSE
18 11 (0.29%) Windows Phone
19 6 (0.16%) Windows 8
20 5 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 466 (12.49%) OO
2 430 (11.53%) MVC
3 401 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
4 379 (10.16%) Software Engineering
5 324 (8.69%) E-Commerce
6 315 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
7 296 (7.94%) Scrum
8 255 (6.84%) TDD
9 231 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
10 224 (6.01%) Web Development
11 222 (5.95%) CRM
12 181 (4.85%) Project Management
13 149 (3.99%) ETL
14 139 (3.73%) ITIL
15 136 (3.65%) Migration
16 134 (3.59%) Unit Testing
17 126 (3.38%) Business Analysis
18 124 (3.32%) OOD
19 123 (3.30%) SOA
20 122 (3.27%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1244 (33.35%) C#
2 895 (23.99%) Java
3 804 (21.55%) JavaScript
4 655 (17.56%) T-SQL
5 388 (10.40%) PL/SQL
6 290 (7.77%) PHP
7 255 (6.84%) VB.NET
8 230 (6.17%) VB
9 224 (6.01%) Perl
10 221 (5.92%) C++
11 130 (3.49%) Python
12 126 (3.38%) C
13 115 (3.08%) VBScript
14 114 (3.06%) VBA
15 108 (2.90%) Shell Script
16 56 (1.50%) VB6
17 51 (1.37%) Ruby
18 43 (1.15%) Bash Shell
19 39 (1.05%) PowerShell
20 27 (0.72%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 744 (19.95%) Degree
2 173 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 90 (2.41%) ISEB
4 64 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 61 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
5 61 (1.64%) CCNA
6 56 (1.50%) ISTQB
7 53 (1.42%) MCSE
8 42 (1.13%) MCSA
9 39 (1.05%) MCP
10 33 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 33 (0.88%) SC Cleared
11 29 (0.78%) CCNP
12 26 (0.70%) MCTS
13 22 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
14 17 (0.46%) DV Cleared
15 16 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
16 14 (0.38%) CCEE
16 14 (0.38%) CCAA
16 14 (0.38%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (5.07%) QA
2 77 (2.06%) SLA
3 75 (2.01%) ISO 9001
4 14 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (0.32%) ISO 8583
6 11 (0.29%) COBIT
7 9 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.16%) HL7
9 4 (0.11%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.080%) DICOM
11 1 (0.027%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 162 (4.34%) Active Directory
2 105 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (1.96%) Hyper-V
4 64 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
5 56 (1.50%) Oracle RMAN
6 20 (0.54%) XenApp
7 18 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (0.46%) vSphere
9 16 (0.43%) KVM
10 13 (0.35%) MetaFrame
11 10 (0.27%) Terminal Services
12 9 (0.24%) VMware ESX
13 8 (0.21%) XenDesktop
14 7 (0.19%) Terminal Server
15 6 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
16 5 (0.13%) VMware Server
17 4 (0.11%) Shibboleth
17 4 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 3 (0.080%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 2 (0.054%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (0.70%) Data Guard
2 19 (0.51%) OpenSSO
2 19 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 19 (0.51%) Tivoli
2 19 (0.51%) Nessus
3 17 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
4 16 (0.43%) SCCM
5 15 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (0.40%) Puppet
6 14 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
6 14 (0.38%) Backup Exec
7 13 (0.35%) Nagios
8 10 (0.27%) SCOM
8 10 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Management
9 8 (0.21%) Oracle Statspack
10 6 (0.16%) Red Hat Satellite
10 6 (0.16%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 6 (0.16%) MOM
10 6 (0.16%) WSUS
11 5 (0.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1067 (28.61%) Oracle
2 1006 (26.97%) Microsoft
3 181 (4.85%) SAP
4 146 (3.91%) VMware
5 112 (3.00%) Business Objects
6 107 (2.87%) Cisco
6 107 (2.87%) JD Edwards
7 105 (2.82%) Citrix
8 80 (2.14%) IBM
9 71 (1.90%) JBoss
10 67 (1.80%) Sybase
11 66 (1.77%) Sun
12 56 (1.50%) HP
13 46 (1.23%) Cognos
14 39 (1.05%) Hyperion
14 39 (1.05%) Red Hat
15 38 (1.02%) CheckPoint
16 34 (0.91%) Google
17 31 (0.83%) Symantec
18 29 (0.78%) NetApp
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Pension, Bonus, Private He
Posted: 5 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + including benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £18,00 to £22,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £55,000 + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Candidate Source
Salary: £20000 - £25000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + including benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Essex
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: up to 42000 + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago