The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 295 260 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.67% 23.11% 33.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.34% 44.75% 52.48%
Number of salaries quoted 262 214 355
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
586 581 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.00% 51.64% 64.48%
Number of salaries quoted 504 493 676
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
East of England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 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
(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
Colchester -3 43 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Chelmsford 0 29 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Basildon +2 27 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Brentwood +5 26 £42,500 +2.40% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 22 £31,000 - 2
Saffron Walden -1 11 £56,250 +73.07% 1
Witham +5 6 £30,500 -23.75%
Harlow -4 4 £47,500 +14.45% 1
Billericay +5 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Chigwell - 3 £37,500 -
Hockley - 3 £21,500 -
Waltham Abbey 0 1 £32,500 -6.47%
Stanford-le-Hope - 1 £37,500 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 334 (46.39%) .NET
2 297 (41.25%) SQL Server
3 246 (34.17%) Oracle
4 213 (29.58%) C#
5 195 (27.08%) Java
6 166 (23.06%) Finance
7 153 (21.25%) Microsoft
8 148 (20.56%) Windows
9 138 (19.17%) ASP.NET
10 122 (16.94%) OO
11 120 (16.67%) T-SQL
12 114 (15.83%) E-Commerce
13 111 (15.42%) Marketing
14 109 (15.14%) SAP
15 108 (15.00%) Relational Database
16 106 (14.72%) XML
16 106 (14.72%) PHP
16 106 (14.72%) JavaScript
17 105 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 99 (13.75%) Apple iOS
19 96 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 93 (12.92%) CRM
20 93 (12.92%) MVC
21 87 (12.08%) Oracle CRM
21 87 (12.08%) JD Edwards
21 87 (12.08%) Magento
22 86 (11.94%) HTML
22 86 (11.94%) Degree
23 85 (11.81%) MS Excel
24 84 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 59 (8.19%) SharePoint
2 46 (6.39%) IIS
3 36 (5.00%) Umbraco
4 27 (3.75%) MS Exchange
5 22 (3.06%) BizTalk Server
5 22 (3.06%) CMS
6 20 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
7 19 (2.64%) Documentum
8 16 (2.22%) WebLogic
9 14 (1.94%) WebSphere
9 14 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (1.25%) GlassFish
12 7 (0.97%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.69%) Drupal
13 5 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
14 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.28%) Content Management Server
16 1 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.14%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 85 (11.81%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.50%) MS Office
3 5 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.42%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 87 (12.08%) Oracle CRM
1 87 (12.08%) Magento
2 15 (2.08%) assyst
3 6 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.69%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.69%) Dynamics GP
4 5 (0.69%) AWD
4 5 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.42%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.14%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.14%) GoldMine
7 1 (0.14%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.19%) SAN
2 22 (3.06%) Firewall
3 19 (2.64%) DNS
4 8 (1.11%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.11%) NAS
5 6 (0.83%) VPN
5 6 (0.83%) FTP
5 6 (0.83%) DHCP
6 5 (0.69%) VoIP
6 5 (0.69%) LDAP
6 5 (0.69%) LAN
6 5 (0.69%) Internet
7 4 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (0.56%) SMS
7 4 (0.56%) WAN
8 3 (0.42%) Intranet
9 2 (0.28%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (41.25%) SQL Server
2 108 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 105 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 96 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 84 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 76 (10.56%) Oracle Database
7 73 (10.14%) RDBMS
8 44 (6.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 40 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 34 (4.72%) Oracle Database 11g
10 34 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (3.89%) SQLPlus
12 25 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
13 22 (3.06%) Oracle Database 10g
14 20 (2.78%) DTS
14 20 (2.78%) Data Mining
15 18 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
16 17 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
17 13 (1.81%) MS Access
17 13 (1.81%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 71 (9.86%) Visual Studio
2 21 (2.92%) Subversion
3 20 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (2.36%) MSTest
5 13 (1.81%) QuickTest Pro
5 13 (1.81%) NUnit
6 10 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (0.69%) Ant
7 5 (0.69%) Maven
8 4 (0.56%) Selenium
8 4 (0.56%) JUnit
8 4 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (0.56%) Gradle
9 3 (0.42%) VisualVM
9 3 (0.42%) TestDirector
9 3 (0.42%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.28%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.28%) JIRA
10 2 (0.28%) ReSharper
General
1 166 (23.06%) Finance
2 111 (15.42%) Marketing
3 15 (2.08%) Retail
4 13 (1.81%) Banking
5 9 (1.25%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.11%) Automotive
6 8 (1.11%) Law
7 4 (0.56%) Back Office
8 3 (0.42%) Legal
8 3 (0.42%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.42%) Advertising
9 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.14%) Electronics
10 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.14%) International Banking
10 1 (0.14%) Publishing
10 1 (0.14%) Games
10 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 288 (40.00%) Developer
2 160 (22.22%) Analyst
3 151 (20.97%) DBA
4 88 (12.22%) SQL DBA
5 82 (11.39%) Software Developer
6 61 (8.47%) Oracle DBA
7 55 (7.64%) C# Developer
8 51 (7.08%) Support Analyst
9 46 (6.39%) .NET Developer
10 44 (6.11%) Applications Support
11 42 (5.83%) Administrator
12 38 (5.28%) Junior
13 36 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
14 34 (4.72%) SQL Developer
15 30 (4.17%) Java Developer
15 30 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
16 28 (3.89%) Senior Developer
17 27 (3.75%) Web Developer
17 27 (3.75%) Programmer
18 26 (3.61%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (46.39%) .NET
2 138 (19.17%) ASP.NET
3 106 (14.72%) XML
4 86 (11.94%) HTML
5 72 (10.00%) CSS
6 68 (9.44%) Web Services
7 58 (8.06%) .NET Framework
8 52 (7.22%) jQuery
9 44 (6.11%) SOAP
10 41 (5.69%) WinForms
11 34 (4.72%) Ajax
11 34 (4.72%) WCF
12 28 (3.89%) WPF
13 26 (3.61%) J2EE
14 23 (3.19%) JSON
15 22 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (2.64%) Ruby on Rails
17 18 (2.50%) Struts
18 17 (2.36%) Spring
18 17 (2.36%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 27 (3.75%) Clustering
2 25 (3.47%) Computer Science
3 24 (3.33%) Replication
4 17 (2.36%) Client/Server
5 16 (2.22%) AS400
6 14 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (1.81%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.39%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.25%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (0.97%) iSeries
12 6 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (0.69%) Open Source
14 3 (0.42%) DataPower
14 3 (0.42%) Mathematics
14 3 (0.42%) Statistics
14 3 (0.42%) Data Extraction
14 3 (0.42%) Wiki
15 2 (0.28%) Tandem
15 2 (0.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 148 (20.56%) Windows
2 99 (13.75%) Apple iOS
3 66 (9.17%) Linux
4 43 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (5.56%) UNIX
6 38 (5.28%) Android
7 17 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.83%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.83%) Solaris
11 5 (0.69%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.69%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.28%) AIX
12 2 (0.28%) HPUX
13 1 (0.14%) SUSE
13 1 (0.14%) Fedora
13 1 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (16.94%) OO
2 114 (15.83%) E-Commerce
3 93 (12.92%) CRM
3 93 (12.92%) MVC
4 78 (10.83%) Performance Tuning
5 48 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
7 37 (5.14%) ETL
7 37 (5.14%) TDD
8 34 (4.72%) ITIL
9 29 (4.03%) Unit Testing
10 27 (3.75%) Android Development
11 25 (3.47%) Release Management
12 24 (3.33%) OOP
13 22 (3.06%) Service Delivery
14 21 (2.92%) Project Management
14 21 (2.92%) Business Analysis
14 21 (2.92%) Test Automation
14 21 (2.92%) Change Control
15 20 (2.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 213 (29.58%) C#
2 195 (27.08%) Java
3 120 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 106 (14.72%) JavaScript
4 106 (14.72%) PHP
5 80 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 71 (9.86%) VB.NET
7 25 (3.47%) VB
8 24 (3.33%) VBA
9 21 (2.92%) Ruby
10 19 (2.64%) ABAP
11 18 (2.50%) Shell Script
12 17 (2.36%) C++
13 16 (2.22%) VBScript
14 14 (1.94%) Python
15 13 (1.81%) C
15 13 (1.81%) Perl
16 9 (1.25%) AWK
16 9 (1.25%) Korn
16 9 (1.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 86 (11.94%) Degree
2 31 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (3.47%) Oracle Certification
4 18 (2.50%) OCA
5 16 (2.22%) OCP
6 9 (1.25%) MCDBA
7 8 (1.11%) MCTS
7 8 (1.11%) MCITP
8 7 (0.97%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.69%) ISEB
9 5 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.56%) MCSA
11 2 (0.28%) MCSE
11 2 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.28%) VCDX
11 2 (0.28%) NCDA
11 2 (0.28%) NCIE
11 2 (0.28%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.92%) SLA
2 20 (2.78%) QA
3 3 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
2 28 (3.89%) Active Directory
3 20 (2.78%) XenApp
4 15 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (0.83%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.56%) vSphere
8 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.28%) KVM
9 2 (0.28%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (2.50%) Data Guard
2 9 (1.25%) Red Hat Satellite
2 9 (1.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 6 (0.83%) Nagios
4 5 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Management
4 5 (0.69%) Opsview
5 4 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.28%) Puppet
6 2 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.28%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.28%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.28%) Munin
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.28%) Legato
6 2 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 246 (34.17%) Oracle
2 153 (21.25%) Microsoft
3 109 (15.14%) SAP
4 87 (12.08%) JD Edwards
5 38 (5.28%) Citrix
6 26 (3.61%) JBoss
7 24 (3.33%) DevExpress
8 23 (3.19%) NetApp
9 22 (3.06%) VMware
10 19 (2.64%) EMC
11 11 (1.53%) Red Hat
11 11 (1.53%) Red Gate
12 10 (1.39%) IBM
13 9 (1.25%) Cisco
13 9 (1.25%) HP
14 7 (0.97%) Sage
14 7 (0.97%) Sybase
15 6 (0.83%) Cognos
15 6 (0.83%) Guidewire
16 5 (0.69%) Splunk
Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £33000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Private Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21k - 26k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Basildon
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
CCity IT
Posted: 14 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 25 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 25 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 26 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 26 days ago