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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 322 308 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.29% 29.45% 22.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.00% 55.60% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 250 237 166
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
575 554 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 46.94% 52.96% 50.46%
Number of salaries quoted 449 446 378
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Brentwood -1 61 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Chelmsford +1 41 £40,000 - 6
Colchester -2 33 £28,500 -13.63% 5
Basildon +1 18 £40,000 - 1
Southend-on-Sea -1 15 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Witham 0 7 £37,000 -18.68%
Hockley - 5 £45,000 -
Braintree -2 4 £28,500 +42.50% 1
Leigh-on-Sea - 4 £26,500 -
Saffron Walden +3 3 £56,250 +25.00%
Rayleigh 0 2 £60,000 +60.00%
Wickford 0 2 £31,500 -12.50%
Billericay +2 1 £40,000 +14.28% 2
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 233 (37.46%) .NET
2 225 (36.17%) SQL Server
3 180 (28.94%) C#
4 169 (27.17%) ASP.NET
5 167 (26.85%) Finance
6 166 (26.69%) MVC
7 160 (25.72%) Windows
7 160 (25.72%) Microsoft
8 154 (24.76%) JavaScript
9 110 (17.68%) HTML
9 110 (17.68%) CSS
10 104 (16.72%) .NET Framework
11 98 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
11 98 (15.76%) Java
12 97 (15.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 95 (15.27%) Oracle
14 93 (14.95%) VB.NET
15 88 (14.15%) XML
15 88 (14.15%) jQuery
16 84 (13.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 84 (13.50%) T-SQL
17 78 (12.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 77 (12.38%) Degree
18 77 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
19 75 (12.06%) Linux
20 71 (11.41%) MS Excel
21 66 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
21 66 (10.61%) Software Engineering
22 65 (10.45%) AS400
22 65 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 42 (6.75%) SharePoint
2 31 (4.98%) MS Exchange
3 27 (4.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (3.54%) IIS
5 17 (2.73%) JBoss
5 17 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (1.93%) Lync
7 10 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (1.29%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (1.13%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.80%) Apache
11 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.48%) WordPress
12 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2000
13 2 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 71 (11.41%) MS Excel
2 38 (6.11%) MS Office
3 17 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.48%) Mingle
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.77%) AWD
2 5 (0.80%) assyst
3 3 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.48%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.32%) Magento
4 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (0.32%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.32%) Academy Housing
4 2 (0.32%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.16%) Sage 300 ERP
5 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.45%) Office 365
3 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (7.23%) SAN
2 28 (4.50%) DNS
3 24 (3.86%) Firewall
4 22 (3.54%) DHCP
5 9 (1.45%) VPN
6 8 (1.29%) Internet
6 8 (1.29%) WAN
7 6 (0.96%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.80%) HTTP
9 4 (0.64%) FTP
9 4 (0.64%) VLAN
10 3 (0.48%) SSH
11 2 (0.32%) NFC
11 2 (0.32%) SMPP
11 2 (0.32%) LAN
11 2 (0.32%) SMS
11 2 (0.32%) VoIP
11 2 (0.32%) SNMP
12 1 (0.16%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.16%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (36.17%) SQL Server
2 84 (13.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 78 (12.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 65 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 64 (10.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 42 (6.75%) Relational Database
7 34 (5.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 31 (4.98%) RDBMS
9 28 (4.50%) Oracle Database
10 27 (4.34%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (3.86%) DB2
11 24 (3.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 21 (3.38%) Crystal Reports
13 18 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (2.57%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (2.57%) MS Access
15 14 (2.25%) BusinessObjects
16 13 (2.09%) Oracle Database 10g
16 13 (2.09%) MySQL
16 13 (2.09%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 34 (5.47%) Visual Studio
2 23 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (2.57%) Subversion
3 16 (2.57%) Selenium
4 10 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (1.45%) TestDirector
5 9 (1.45%) NUnit
6 8 (1.29%) JMeter
6 8 (1.29%) SoapUI
7 7 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (1.13%) MSTest
8 6 (0.96%) Git (software)
9 5 (0.80%) Moq
9 5 (0.80%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.64%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.64%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.48%) jMock
11 3 (0.48%) JIRA
11 3 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 167 (26.85%) Finance
2 22 (3.54%) Banking
3 19 (3.05%) Legal
4 17 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.25%) Law
6 13 (2.09%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.45%) Marketing
8 8 (1.29%) Retail
9 6 (0.96%) Back Office
10 5 (0.80%) Automotive
10 5 (0.80%) Local Government
11 3 (0.48%) Electronics
11 3 (0.48%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.48%) Advertising
12 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.32%) Games
13 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.16%) Front Office
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 275 (44.21%) Developer
2 129 (20.74%) Analyst
3 98 (15.76%) .NET Developer
4 62 (9.97%) C# Developer
5 57 (9.16%) Software Developer
6 51 (8.20%) Java Developer
7 48 (7.72%) C# .NET Developer
8 45 (7.23%) DBA
9 41 (6.59%) Senior Developer
10 36 (5.79%) Web Developer
11 32 (5.14%) SQL DBA
12 31 (4.98%) Business Analyst
12 31 (4.98%) Support Analyst
13 30 (4.82%) Programmer
14 29 (4.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 28 (4.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 24 (3.86%) Administrator
16 24 (3.86%) Test Analyst
17 23 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
18 20 (3.22%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (37.46%) .NET
2 169 (27.17%) ASP.NET
3 110 (17.68%) HTML
3 110 (17.68%) CSS
4 104 (16.72%) .NET Framework
5 97 (15.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 88 (14.15%) jQuery
6 88 (14.15%) XML
7 59 (9.49%) HTML5
8 58 (9.32%) LINQ
9 57 (9.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 54 (8.68%) Web Services
11 50 (8.04%) WCF
12 49 (7.88%) WinForms
13 41 (6.59%) Spring
14 40 (6.43%) JSON
15 39 (6.27%) WPF
16 37 (5.95%) Struts
17 32 (5.14%) J2EE
18 30 (4.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 77 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (10.45%) AS400
3 34 (5.47%) iSeries
4 22 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.38%) Client/Server
6 20 (3.22%) Clustering
7 18 (2.89%) Computer Science
8 17 (2.73%) N-Tier
9 16 (2.57%) Data Extraction
10 15 (2.41%) Replication
11 13 (2.09%) NHS
12 10 (1.61%) FMCG
13 7 (1.13%) Mobile App
13 7 (1.13%) Statistics
14 6 (0.96%) Kindle
14 6 (0.96%) Data Integration
15 5 (0.80%) Open Source
15 5 (0.80%) Mathematics
15 5 (0.80%) Mainframe
16 4 (0.64%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 160 (25.72%) Windows
2 75 (12.06%) Linux
3 27 (4.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (3.38%) UNIX
7 19 (3.05%) Solaris
8 18 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (2.73%) AIX
10 10 (1.61%) Windows 8
11 9 (1.45%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.80%) CentOS
13 4 (0.64%) Android
13 4 (0.64%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.48%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.32%) Debian
15 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (26.69%) MVC
2 98 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (10.61%) Software Engineering
3 66 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
4 60 (9.65%) ETL
5 52 (8.36%) E-Commerce
6 51 (8.20%) ITIL
7 49 (7.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 44 (7.07%) Waterfall
9 32 (5.14%) Unit Testing
10 30 (4.82%) Change Control
11 29 (4.66%) Web Development
12 27 (4.34%) Performance Tuning
13 26 (4.18%) Configuration Management
14 24 (3.86%) TDD
15 23 (3.70%) Data Analysis
16 21 (3.38%) Project Management
17 20 (3.22%) OOP
17 20 (3.22%) Continuous Improvement
18 19 (3.05%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 180 (28.94%) C#
2 154 (24.76%) JavaScript
3 98 (15.76%) Java
4 93 (14.95%) VB.NET
5 84 (13.50%) T-SQL
6 39 (6.27%) COBOL
7 24 (3.86%) PL/SQL
7 24 (3.86%) RPG
8 19 (3.05%) VB
9 16 (2.57%) VBA
10 14 (2.25%) PHP
11 12 (1.93%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.45%) C++
13 8 (1.29%) C
13 8 (1.29%) Python
13 8 (1.29%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.13%) Perl
15 6 (0.96%) VBScript
16 5 (0.80%) JCL
16 5 (0.80%) XPath
Qualifications
1 77 (12.38%) Degree
2 33 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (3.86%) VCP4
4 22 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
4 22 (3.54%) MCSE
5 14 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (1.61%) ISEB
7 6 (0.96%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.96%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.80%) MCP
9 4 (0.64%) MCDBA
9 4 (0.64%) MCTS
10 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.48%) MCSD
11 2 (0.32%) MCSA
11 2 (0.32%) MCITP
12 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.16%) CCNP
12 1 (0.16%) CCDP
12 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.18%) QA
2 24 (3.86%) SLA
3 6 (0.96%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.32%) HL7
5 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (9.16%) Active Directory
2 31 (4.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (3.38%) XenApp
4 19 (3.05%) VMware ESX
5 15 (2.41%) Hyper-V
6 12 (1.93%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.80%) Xen
8 4 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.64%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.32%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (2.89%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (2.73%) Tivoli
2 17 (2.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (1.13%) Backup Exec
4 5 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.80%) SCCM
4 5 (0.80%) SCOM
5 3 (0.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (0.32%) Nagios
7 1 (0.16%) WSUS
7 1 (0.16%) Control-M
7 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 160 (25.72%) Microsoft
2 95 (15.27%) Oracle
3 57 (9.16%) Citrix
4 42 (6.75%) HP
5 38 (6.11%) IBM
5 38 (6.11%) VMware
6 32 (5.14%) NetApp
7 20 (3.22%) Business Objects
8 17 (2.73%) SAP
8 17 (2.73%) Cisco
8 17 (2.73%) BMC
9 10 (1.61%) 3PAR
9 10 (1.61%) EMC
9 10 (1.61%) MKS
10 8 (1.29%) Sage
11 7 (1.13%) Symantec
12 6 (0.96%) Brocade
12 6 (0.96%) Tableau
13 5 (0.80%) SonicWALL
13 5 (0.80%) Barracuda Networks
Billericay, Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Bancrofts
Posted: 8 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Essex
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000-£45,000 DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Essex
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £28,000-£38,000 p.a. depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 14 days ago
Braintree
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Chelmsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 16 days ago
Chelmsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 18 days ago