The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 321 293 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.88% 24.52% 23.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.03% 50.26% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 249 261 213
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
SQL
East of 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 Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
617 583 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 51.68% 48.79% 51.51%
Number of salaries quoted 489 501 492
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SQL
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Essex region.

SQL Salary Trend in Essex

SQL
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Essex

SQL
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Chelmsford +5 49 £43,250 +15.33% 1
Basildon 0 42 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Brentwood -4 32 £45,000 +2.85% 6
Colchester -14 15 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Harlow +7 11 £48,750 +37.32%
Witham +1 8 £37,500 +22.95%
Wickford - 6 £35,000 -
Saffron Walden 0 3 £31,500 -44.00%
Chigwell -1 1 £37,500 -
Billericay -3 1 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Southend-on-Sea -21 1 £47,500 +53.22% 1
Braintree - 1 - -
Leigh-on-Sea - 1 £35,000 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

1 272 (40.72%) SQL Server
2 215 (32.19%) .NET
3 191 (28.59%) Finance
4 182 (27.25%) C#
5 165 (24.70%) Windows
6 147 (22.01%) ASP.NET
6 147 (22.01%) MVC
7 143 (21.41%) Microsoft
8 138 (20.66%) JavaScript
9 115 (17.22%) HTML
10 114 (17.07%) MS Excel
11 108 (16.17%) Java
12 105 (15.72%) Oracle
13 103 (15.42%) Agile Software Development
14 98 (14.67%) T-SQL
14 98 (14.67%) SDLC
15 91 (13.62%) Analytical Skills
16 86 (12.87%) .NET Framework
17 85 (12.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 85 (12.72%) Linux
18 81 (12.13%) Degree
19 79 (11.83%) ITIL
20 76 (11.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 75 (11.23%) Software Engineering
22 73 (10.93%) VB.NET
23 72 (10.78%) jQuery
24 68 (10.18%) Spring
24 68 (10.18%) Microsoft Certification
25 63 (9.43%) MS Office
25 63 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 53 (7.93%) JBoss
2 51 (7.63%) IIS
3 35 (5.24%) MS Exchange
4 29 (4.34%) SharePoint
5 23 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (2.10%) SharePoint Server
7 13 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (1.65%) Apache
10 8 (1.20%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 8 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2000
11 6 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.75%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.75%) SAS
13 4 (0.60%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.45%) Lync
14 3 (0.45%) Captiva
Applications
1 114 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 63 (9.43%) MS Office
3 16 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.60%) Mingle
6 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.45%) MS Project
7 2 (0.30%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (2.54%) AWD
2 9 (1.35%) SunGard AvantGard
2 9 (1.35%) CODA-Financials
3 6 (0.90%) assyst
3 6 (0.90%) Cognos Planning
4 5 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.74%) Office 365
2 6 (0.90%) SaaS
2 6 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.79%) SAN
2 29 (4.34%) Firewall
3 23 (3.44%) TCP/IP
4 22 (3.29%) DNS
5 13 (1.95%) DHCP
6 12 (1.80%) WAN
7 7 (1.05%) VoIP
7 7 (1.05%) Internet
8 6 (0.90%) FTP
9 5 (0.75%) SNMP
10 4 (0.60%) HTTP
10 4 (0.60%) SSH
11 3 (0.45%) NAS
12 2 (0.30%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.30%) Cisco ICM
12 2 (0.30%) VLAN
12 2 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.30%) iSCSI
12 2 (0.30%) LAN
12 2 (0.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (40.72%) SQL Server
2 85 (12.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 76 (11.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (7.19%) MS Access
5 43 (6.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (5.69%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (3.74%) Oracle Database
8 25 (3.74%) MySQL
9 23 (3.44%) Relational Database
10 22 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 22 (3.29%) Crystal Reports
11 21 (3.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 19 (2.84%) SQL Server 2000
13 17 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (1.50%) Data Mining
15 10 (1.50%) RDBMS
16 9 (1.35%) DB2
16 9 (1.35%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 59 (8.83%) Visual Studio
2 20 (2.99%) Subversion
3 19 (2.84%) Eclipse
3 19 (2.84%) Eclipse RCP
4 18 (2.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 10 (1.50%) Selenium
5 10 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (1.35%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (0.90%) TeamCity
8 6 (0.90%) TestDirector
9 4 (0.60%) NUnit
9 4 (0.60%) JIRA
9 4 (0.60%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.60%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.60%) MSTest
9 4 (0.60%) Moq
10 3 (0.45%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.30%) JUnit
General
1 191 (28.59%) Finance
2 27 (4.04%) Banking
3 25 (3.74%) Telecoms
4 24 (3.59%) Retail
5 19 (2.84%) Back Office
6 14 (2.10%) Marketing
7 10 (1.50%) Automotive
8 9 (1.35%) Legal
9 6 (0.90%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.90%) Games
10 5 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.75%) Law
11 4 (0.60%) Electronics
12 3 (0.45%) Advertising
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) French Language
13 1 (0.15%) Avionics
13 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 288 (43.11%) Developer
2 118 (17.66%) Analyst
3 83 (12.43%) .NET Developer
4 75 (11.23%) Java Developer
5 49 (7.34%) Senior Developer
6 47 (7.04%) DBA
7 45 (6.74%) Applications Support
7 45 (6.74%) SQL DBA
8 42 (6.29%) Support Analyst
9 40 (5.99%) Web Developer
10 31 (4.64%) Junior
11 29 (4.34%) Programmer
12 26 (3.89%) Software Developer
12 26 (3.89%) Systems Analyst
12 26 (3.89%) Senior Java Developer
13 25 (3.74%) Junior Developer
13 25 (3.74%) SQL Server DBA
14 24 (3.59%) Software Engineer
15 23 (3.44%) Data Analyst
15 23 (3.44%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (32.19%) .NET
2 147 (22.01%) ASP.NET
3 115 (17.22%) HTML
4 86 (12.87%) .NET Framework
5 72 (10.78%) jQuery
6 68 (10.18%) Spring
7 63 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 62 (9.28%) CSS
9 61 (9.13%) XML
10 58 (8.68%) Struts
11 54 (8.08%) JPA
12 44 (6.59%) WinForms
13 43 (6.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 42 (6.29%) Servlets
15 37 (5.54%) Entity Framework
15 37 (5.54%) JSON
16 36 (5.39%) LINQ
17 34 (5.09%) Web Services
18 33 (4.94%) JavaBeans
19 31 (4.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 91 (13.62%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (7.78%) AS400
3 43 (6.44%) Replication
4 38 (5.69%) Client/Server
5 37 (5.54%) Computer Science
6 36 (5.39%) Management Information System
7 34 (5.09%) Clustering
8 30 (4.49%) iSeries
9 12 (1.80%) Data Integration
10 11 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.20%) BYOD
11 8 (1.20%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.75%) FMCG
13 4 (0.60%) Telematics
13 4 (0.60%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.45%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.45%) Data Centre
14 3 (0.45%) Statistics
15 2 (0.30%) Derivative
15 2 (0.30%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 165 (24.70%) Windows
2 85 (12.72%) Linux
3 29 (4.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (3.14%) UNIX
5 20 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (2.69%) Data ONTAP
6 18 (2.69%) Solaris
6 18 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (2.54%) AIX
8 10 (1.50%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.35%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.75%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.75%) CentOS
10 5 (0.75%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.75%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.60%) Debian
12 3 (0.45%) HPUX
13 2 (0.30%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.30%) Android
13 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (22.01%) MVC
2 103 (15.42%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (14.67%) SDLC
4 79 (11.83%) ITIL
5 75 (11.23%) Software Engineering
6 49 (7.34%) Unit Testing
7 43 (6.44%) TDD
8 39 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
9 36 (5.39%) Waterfall
10 32 (4.79%) High Availability
11 31 (4.64%) Project Management
12 30 (4.49%) ETL
12 30 (4.49%) Performance Tuning
13 28 (4.19%) Change Control
13 28 (4.19%) OO
13 28 (4.19%) CRM
14 27 (4.04%) Database Mirroring
15 26 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
16 25 (3.74%) Responsive Web Design
17 23 (3.44%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 182 (27.25%) C#
2 138 (20.66%) JavaScript
3 108 (16.17%) Java
4 98 (14.67%) T-SQL
5 73 (10.93%) VB.NET
6 46 (6.89%) VBA
7 41 (6.14%) VB
8 34 (5.09%) COBOL
9 30 (4.49%) PL/SQL
10 23 (3.44%) PHP
11 17 (2.54%) C
12 16 (2.40%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.10%) RPG
14 13 (1.95%) Perl
14 13 (1.95%) C++
14 13 (1.95%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.50%) Python
16 9 (1.35%) VBScript
17 5 (0.75%) VB6
17 5 (0.75%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 81 (12.13%) Degree
2 68 (10.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (5.24%) MCSE
4 24 (3.59%) MCSA
5 12 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.20%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.05%) ISACA
7 7 (1.05%) CISSP
8 6 (0.90%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.60%) MCDST
10 4 (0.60%) MCTS
10 4 (0.60%) MCSD
10 4 (0.60%) ISEB
11 2 (0.30%) MOS
11 2 (0.30%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.15%) MCITP
12 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.15%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.34%) SLA
2 16 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 58 (8.68%) Active Directory
2 32 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (3.14%) VMware ESX
4 14 (2.10%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.65%) XenApp
6 9 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.60%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.45%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.15%) vSphere
9 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (3.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 18 (2.69%) Tivoli
3 17 (2.54%) Backup Exec
4 8 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.75%) Nagios
5 5 (0.75%) SCCM
5 5 (0.75%) SCOM
6 4 (0.60%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.15%) Control-M
Vendors
1 143 (21.41%) Microsoft
2 105 (15.72%) Oracle
3 49 (7.34%) Citrix
4 36 (5.39%) VMware
5 29 (4.34%) Cisco
6 25 (3.74%) NetApp
7 20 (2.99%) IBM
8 19 (2.84%) SAP
9 18 (2.69%) Cognos
9 18 (2.69%) BMC
9 18 (2.69%) MKS
10 17 (2.54%) CODA
11 14 (2.10%) Red Gate
12 11 (1.65%) HP
13 9 (1.35%) SunGard
14 8 (1.20%) Avaya
15 7 (1.05%) EMC
15 7 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
16 5 (0.75%) Sophos
16 5 (0.75%) WatchGuard
Brentwood, Essex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £30-42k DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Shenfield, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions Ltd
Salary: Not specified
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-on-sea, Essex
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Nakama
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 20 day hol, healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago