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

Location
3 months to
6 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 335 351 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.99% 27.49% 24.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.01% 54.50% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 268 299 213
Average salary £39,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.47% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
632 644 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.93% 50.43% 54.49%
Number of salaries quoted 502 548 490
Average salary £37,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 6 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 6 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 +7 53 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Basildon -1 37 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Brentwood -2 33 £44,000 -7.36% 1
Colchester -6 33 £26,000 -32.90%
Witham +5 9 £37,500 +22.95% 3
Harlow +1 8 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Southend-on-Sea -14 7 £45,000 +38.46%
Saffron Walden 0 4 £35,750 -37.82%
Wickford - 3 £45,000 -
Chigwell -2 1 £37,500 -
Billericay -3 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Braintree - 1 - -
Hockley - 1 £35,000 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 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 (40.36%) SQL Server
2 208 (30.86%) .NET
3 193 (28.64%) Finance
4 184 (27.30%) C#
5 165 (24.48%) Windows
6 155 (23.00%) MVC
7 153 (22.70%) Microsoft
8 151 (22.40%) ASP.NET
9 147 (21.81%) JavaScript
10 121 (17.95%) MS Excel
11 115 (17.06%) HTML
12 104 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
13 102 (15.13%) Oracle
14 101 (14.99%) Analytical Skills
15 99 (14.69%) Java
16 91 (13.50%) SDLC
17 89 (13.20%) Linux
18 88 (13.06%) .NET Framework
19 85 (12.61%) T-SQL
20 79 (11.72%) Degree
20 79 (11.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 78 (11.57%) VB.NET
21 78 (11.57%) ITIL
22 77 (11.42%) Software Engineering
22 77 (11.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 75 (11.13%) jQuery
24 74 (10.98%) ASP.NET MVC
25 68 (10.09%) Spring
25 68 (10.09%) AS400
26 66 (9.79%) CSS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 42 (6.23%) IIS
2 40 (5.93%) JBoss
2 40 (5.93%) MS Exchange
3 28 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (3.86%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
6 12 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (1.34%) Apache
8 8 (1.19%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 8 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2000
9 7 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (1.04%) Lync
10 5 (0.74%) SAS
11 4 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.45%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.30%) Node.js
14 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 121 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 63 (9.35%) MS Office
3 18 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.04%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.59%) Mingle
6 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.45%) MS Project
7 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (2.23%) AWD
2 9 (1.34%) SunGard AvantGard
2 9 (1.34%) CODA-Financials
3 6 (0.89%) assyst
4 5 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.74%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.71%) Office 365
2 7 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.89%) SaaS
4 5 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.30%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 42 (6.23%) SAN
2 32 (4.75%) Firewall
3 28 (4.15%) DNS
4 22 (3.26%) TCP/IP
5 16 (2.37%) DHCP
6 15 (2.23%) WAN
7 8 (1.19%) FTP
7 8 (1.19%) Internet
8 6 (0.89%) HTTP
8 6 (0.89%) VoIP
8 6 (0.89%) SSH
9 5 (0.74%) SNMP
10 4 (0.59%) LAN
10 4 (0.59%) VLAN
11 3 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (0.45%) VPN
12 2 (0.30%) Cisco ICM
12 2 (0.30%) NAS
13 1 (0.15%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (40.36%) SQL Server
2 79 (11.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 77 (11.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (7.12%) MS Access
5 40 (5.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (5.64%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (4.01%) MySQL
9 26 (3.86%) Relational Database
10 23 (3.41%) Crystal Reports
11 20 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
11 20 (2.97%) Oracle Database
12 18 (2.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 16 (2.37%) SQL Server 2000
13 16 (2.37%) DB2
14 15 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (1.63%) Firebird
16 10 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
16 10 (1.48%) Data Mining
16 10 (1.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 53 (7.86%) Visual Studio
2 17 (2.52%) Subversion
3 15 (2.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 13 (1.93%) Eclipse
4 13 (1.93%) Eclipse RCP
5 10 (1.48%) Selenium
5 10 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (1.19%) TestDirector
6 8 (1.19%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.59%) SpecFlow
7 4 (0.59%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.59%) MSTest
7 4 (0.59%) Moq
7 4 (0.59%) Mockito
7 4 (0.59%) JUnit
7 4 (0.59%) jMock
7 4 (0.59%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.59%) NUnit
7 4 (0.59%) JIRA
General
1 193 (28.64%) Finance
2 27 (4.01%) Banking
3 24 (3.56%) Telecoms
4 18 (2.67%) Back Office
5 17 (2.52%) Retail
6 14 (2.08%) Marketing
7 13 (1.93%) Legal
8 9 (1.34%) Automotive
9 7 (1.04%) Law
10 6 (0.89%) Electronics
11 5 (0.74%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.74%) Games
12 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.15%) Advertising
12 1 (0.15%) Publishing
12 1 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 287 (42.58%) Developer
2 119 (17.66%) Analyst
3 91 (13.50%) .NET Developer
4 76 (11.28%) Java Developer
5 50 (7.42%) Senior Developer
6 47 (6.97%) DBA
7 45 (6.68%) SQL DBA
8 42 (6.23%) Applications Support
9 39 (5.79%) Web Developer
10 35 (5.19%) Support Analyst
11 31 (4.60%) Programmer
11 31 (4.60%) Software Developer
12 28 (4.15%) Junior
13 27 (4.01%) Senior Java Developer
14 25 (3.71%) Software Engineer
14 25 (3.71%) SQL Server DBA
15 24 (3.56%) .NET Web Developer
16 23 (3.41%) Systems Analyst
17 22 (3.26%) C# Developer
17 22 (3.26%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (30.86%) .NET
2 151 (22.40%) ASP.NET
3 115 (17.06%) HTML
4 88 (13.06%) .NET Framework
5 75 (11.13%) jQuery
6 74 (10.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 68 (10.09%) Spring
8 66 (9.79%) CSS
9 64 (9.50%) XML
10 57 (8.46%) Struts
11 51 (7.57%) JPA
12 43 (6.38%) LINQ
13 42 (6.23%) WinForms
14 40 (5.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 39 (5.79%) Entity Framework
16 37 (5.49%) Web Services
17 36 (5.34%) Servlets
18 35 (5.19%) HTML5
19 34 (5.04%) WPF
19 34 (5.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 101 (14.99%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (10.09%) AS400
3 42 (6.23%) Replication
4 35 (5.19%) Clustering
4 35 (5.19%) Client/Server
4 35 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 35 (5.19%) Management Information System
5 34 (5.04%) iSeries
6 10 (1.48%) Data Integration
7 8 (1.19%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.19%) BYOD
8 7 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.89%) FMCG
9 6 (0.89%) Telematics
10 4 (0.59%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.59%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.59%) Statistics
11 3 (0.45%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.45%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.30%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 165 (24.48%) Windows
2 89 (13.20%) Linux
3 31 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (3.26%) UNIX
6 21 (3.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (2.97%) Data ONTAP
8 19 (2.82%) Solaris
8 19 (2.82%) AIX
9 8 (1.19%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.19%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.89%) CentOS
11 5 (0.74%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.74%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.59%) Debian
13 3 (0.45%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.45%) HPUX
14 2 (0.30%) Android
14 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (23.00%) MVC
2 104 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (13.50%) SDLC
4 78 (11.57%) ITIL
5 77 (11.42%) Software Engineering
6 47 (6.97%) Unit Testing
7 41 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (6.08%) Waterfall
8 39 (5.79%) TDD
9 35 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
10 33 (4.90%) ETL
10 33 (4.90%) High Availability
11 30 (4.45%) Performance Tuning
12 28 (4.15%) Database Mirroring
12 28 (4.15%) Change Control
12 28 (4.15%) Responsive Web Design
13 27 (4.01%) Project Management
14 25 (3.71%) OO
14 25 (3.71%) CRM
14 25 (3.71%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 184 (27.30%) C#
2 147 (21.81%) JavaScript
3 99 (14.69%) Java
4 85 (12.61%) T-SQL
5 78 (11.57%) VB.NET
6 43 (6.38%) COBOL
7 37 (5.49%) VB
8 36 (5.34%) VBA
9 27 (4.01%) PL/SQL
10 24 (3.56%) PHP
11 21 (3.12%) RPG
11 21 (3.12%) C
12 16 (2.37%) C++
12 16 (2.37%) Shell Script
13 14 (2.08%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.08%) Perl
14 13 (1.93%) Python
15 5 (0.74%) VB6
15 5 (0.74%) PHP5
16 4 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 79 (11.72%) Degree
2 63 (9.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (5.49%) MCSE
4 20 (2.97%) MCSA
5 14 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (1.78%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.48%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (1.04%) ISEB
9 7 (1.04%) CISSP
9 7 (1.04%) ISACA
10 4 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.59%) MCTS
10 4 (0.59%) MCSD
11 3 (0.45%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.45%) MCDST
12 1 (0.15%) MOS
12 1 (0.15%) MCITP
12 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.04%) SLA
2 17 (2.52%) QA
System Software
1 66 (9.79%) Active Directory
2 34 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.41%) VMware ESX
4 17 (2.52%) XenApp
5 15 (2.23%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.04%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.59%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.30%) Xen
10 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (3.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 20 (2.97%) Tivoli
3 17 (2.52%) Backup Exec
4 14 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.89%) SCCM
5 6 (0.89%) SCOM
6 5 (0.74%) Nagios
7 4 (0.59%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.15%) WSUS
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.15%) Control-M
Vendors
1 153 (22.70%) Microsoft
2 102 (15.13%) Oracle
3 59 (8.75%) Citrix
4 40 (5.93%) VMware
5 32 (4.75%) Cisco
6 28 (4.15%) NetApp
7 25 (3.71%) IBM
8 24 (3.56%) HP
9 22 (3.26%) SAP
10 20 (2.97%) Business Objects
10 20 (2.97%) BMC
11 15 (2.23%) CODA
11 15 (2.23%) MKS
12 14 (2.08%) Cognos
13 12 (1.78%) Red Gate
14 9 (1.34%) SunGard
15 8 (1.19%) Avaya
15 8 (1.19%) EMC
16 7 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
16 7 (1.04%) 3PAR
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Essex
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £45-55k DOE
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Highams
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Essex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Essex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago