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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 318 232 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 25.34% 21.38% 19.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.54% 46.87% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 244 196 172
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
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

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
617 495 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.16% 45.62% 45.62%
Number of salaries quoted 486 402 431
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -1 44 £44,000 +13.54% 5
Basildon +2 39 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Brentwood -1 38 £45,000 - 5
Colchester -13 16 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Harlow -1 12 £42,500 +53.15% 1
Witham +1 7 £37,500 +16.27%
Wickford - 4 £35,000 -
Saffron Walden 0 3 £31,500 -21.25%
Southend-on-Sea -15 3 £32,250 +4.03% 1
Braintree - 1 £32,500 -
Leigh-on-Sea - 1 £35,000 -
Loughton - 1 - -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 259 (39.85%) SQL Server
2 224 (34.46%) .NET
3 178 (27.38%) Finance
4 176 (27.08%) C#
5 151 (23.23%) Windows
6 139 (21.38%) MVC
7 138 (21.23%) ASP.NET
8 137 (21.08%) Microsoft
9 136 (20.92%) JavaScript
10 114 (17.54%) MS Excel
11 112 (17.23%) HTML
11 112 (17.23%) T-SQL
12 107 (16.46%) Java
13 105 (16.15%) Oracle
14 98 (15.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 87 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
16 83 (12.77%) .NET Framework
17 81 (12.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 80 (12.31%) SDLC
19 78 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
20 75 (11.54%) Degree
21 72 (11.08%) VB.NET
22 71 (10.92%) jQuery
23 67 (10.31%) Linux
24 66 (10.15%) Software Engineering
25 65 (10.00%) Spring
25 65 (10.00%) MS Office
26 64 (9.85%) ITIL
26 64 (9.85%) JBoss
27 63 (9.69%) IIS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 64 (9.85%) JBoss
2 63 (9.69%) IIS
3 25 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 21 (3.23%) MS Exchange
5 18 (2.77%) Apache
6 11 (1.69%) GlassFish
6 11 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (1.38%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.77%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.77%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 5 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2000
10 5 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.62%) SAS
12 3 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.46%) CMS
12 3 (0.46%) Captiva
13 2 (0.31%) Node.js
Applications
1 114 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 65 (10.00%) MS Office
3 11 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.92%) MS Project
5 5 (0.77%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.31%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.15%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 17 (2.62%) AWD
2 9 (1.38%) SunGard AvantGard
2 9 (1.38%) CODA-Financials
3 6 (0.92%) Cognos Planning
3 6 (0.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.46%) assyst
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.46%) Office 365
2 9 (1.38%) SaaS
3 8 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.69%) TCP/IP
2 20 (3.08%) SAN
3 19 (2.92%) DNS
4 18 (2.77%) Firewall
5 9 (1.38%) DHCP
6 8 (1.23%) Internet
7 7 (1.08%) WAN
8 6 (0.92%) FTP
9 5 (0.77%) HTTP
9 5 (0.77%) VoIP
10 4 (0.62%) SSH
10 4 (0.62%) Intranet
11 3 (0.46%) SNMP
11 3 (0.46%) NAS
12 2 (0.31%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.31%) LAN
12 2 (0.31%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.31%) Cisco ICM
12 2 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.31%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (39.85%) SQL Server
2 98 (15.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 81 (12.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (7.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 46 (7.08%) MS Access
5 35 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (4.15%) Crystal Reports
6 27 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (4.00%) Oracle Database
8 23 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (3.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 22 (3.38%) SQL Server 2000
10 21 (3.23%) MySQL
11 19 (2.92%) BusinessObjects
12 15 (2.31%) Relational Database
13 13 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (1.23%) QlikView
14 8 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 56 (8.62%) Visual Studio
2 25 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 25 (3.85%) Eclipse RCP
3 20 (3.08%) Subversion
4 18 (2.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.92%) TestDirector
7 6 (0.92%) Selenium
8 5 (0.77%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.62%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.46%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.46%) JIRA
10 3 (0.46%) HP UFT
11 2 (0.31%) JUnit
11 2 (0.31%) jMock
11 2 (0.31%) PROIV
11 2 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.31%) Mockito
12 1 (0.15%) Hudson
General
1 178 (27.38%) Finance
2 29 (4.46%) Retail
3 24 (3.69%) Telecoms
4 23 (3.54%) Banking
5 18 (2.77%) Back Office
6 14 (2.15%) Automotive
7 12 (1.85%) Legal
8 11 (1.69%) Law
8 11 (1.69%) Marketing
9 8 (1.23%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.77%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.62%) Electronics
11 4 (0.62%) Games
12 3 (0.46%) Mandarin Language
12 3 (0.46%) Advertising
13 2 (0.31%) Billing
14 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.15%) French Language
14 1 (0.15%) Avionics
14 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 287 (44.15%) Developer
2 121 (18.62%) Analyst
3 78 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 74 (11.38%) Java Developer
5 51 (7.85%) Applications Support
6 50 (7.69%) DBA
6 50 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 47 (7.23%) Support Analyst
7 47 (7.23%) SQL DBA
8 41 (6.31%) Web Developer
9 30 (4.62%) Software Developer
10 28 (4.31%) Junior
11 27 (4.15%) Data Analyst
12 26 (4.00%) Programmer
12 26 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
13 25 (3.85%) Administrator
14 24 (3.69%) SQL Server DBA
14 24 (3.69%) Systems Analyst
14 24 (3.69%) Junior Developer
15 23 (3.54%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (34.46%) .NET
2 138 (21.23%) ASP.NET
3 112 (17.23%) HTML
4 83 (12.77%) .NET Framework
5 71 (10.92%) jQuery
6 65 (10.00%) Spring
7 60 (9.23%) XML
8 55 (8.46%) CSS
9 54 (8.31%) Struts
9 54 (8.31%) JPA
10 48 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 44 (6.77%) Servlets
12 42 (6.46%) WinForms
13 41 (6.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 36 (5.54%) Entity Framework
15 35 (5.38%) LINQ
16 34 (5.23%) JavaBeans
17 33 (5.08%) JSON
18 32 (4.92%) Hibernate
19 31 (4.77%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 78 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (6.77%) Replication
3 41 (6.31%) AS400
4 39 (6.00%) Clustering
4 39 (6.00%) Computer Science
5 38 (5.85%) Client/Server
6 28 (4.31%) Management Information System
6 28 (4.31%) iSeries
7 13 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.54%) Data Integration
9 9 (1.38%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.77%) BYOD
11 4 (0.62%) FMCG
11 4 (0.62%) Telematics
12 3 (0.46%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.46%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.46%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.46%) NHS
12 3 (0.46%) Statistics
12 3 (0.46%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 151 (23.23%) Windows
2 67 (10.31%) Linux
3 20 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (2.46%) UNIX
5 14 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (2.00%) Data ONTAP
6 13 (2.00%) Solaris
7 12 (1.85%) AIX
8 10 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.08%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.92%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.77%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.46%) HPUX
12 3 (0.46%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.46%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.31%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.31%) Android
13 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.31%) OS/400
13 2 (0.31%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (21.38%) MVC
2 87 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (12.31%) SDLC
4 66 (10.15%) Software Engineering
5 64 (9.85%) ITIL
6 47 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
7 44 (6.77%) Unit Testing
8 38 (5.85%) TDD
9 28 (4.31%) ETL
10 27 (4.15%) OO
10 27 (4.15%) High Availability
11 26 (4.00%) Database Mirroring
11 26 (4.00%) CRM
12 25 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
13 24 (3.69%) Change Control
13 24 (3.69%) Project Management
14 23 (3.54%) Business Analysis
14 23 (3.54%) Waterfall
15 22 (3.38%) User Acceptance Testing
15 22 (3.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 176 (27.08%) C#
2 136 (20.92%) JavaScript
3 112 (17.23%) T-SQL
4 107 (16.46%) Java
5 72 (11.08%) VB.NET
6 46 (7.08%) VBA
7 40 (6.15%) VB
8 27 (4.15%) PL/SQL
9 25 (3.85%) COBOL
10 19 (2.92%) PHP
11 15 (2.31%) C
11 15 (2.31%) Perl
12 11 (1.69%) RPG
13 10 (1.54%) C++
13 10 (1.54%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.38%) Python
14 9 (1.38%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.38%) VBScript
15 6 (0.92%) VB6
16 5 (0.77%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 75 (11.54%) Degree
2 54 (8.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (3.69%) MCSA
4 20 (3.08%) MCSE
5 7 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (1.08%) ISEB
5 7 (1.08%) CISSP
5 7 (1.08%) ISACA
6 6 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (0.92%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.62%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.62%) MCDST
8 3 (0.46%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.31%) MOS
10 1 (0.15%) MCSD
10 1 (0.15%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.15%) MCTS
10 1 (0.15%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.00%) SLA
2 18 (2.77%) QA
System Software
1 43 (6.62%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.15%) VMware ESX
4 11 (1.69%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.92%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.46%) XenApp
8 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (2.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (2.00%) Tivoli
3 10 (1.54%) Backup Exec
4 8 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.62%) SCCM
5 4 (0.62%) SCOM
6 3 (0.46%) Nagios
7 2 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.15%) Control-M
8 1 (0.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 137 (21.08%) Microsoft
2 105 (16.15%) Oracle
3 25 (3.85%) Citrix
4 22 (3.38%) VMware
5 21 (3.23%) Cognos
6 18 (2.77%) SAP
6 18 (2.77%) Cisco
6 18 (2.77%) MKS
7 17 (2.62%) CODA
8 16 (2.46%) NetApp
8 16 (2.46%) IBM
8 16 (2.46%) Red Gate
9 13 (2.00%) HP
9 13 (2.00%) BMC
10 9 (1.38%) SunGard
11 6 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.77%) Avaya
13 4 (0.62%) Dell
13 4 (0.62%) Sun
13 4 (0.62%) Informatica
Colchester, Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
TLP Consultancy
Posted: 16 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £42,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harlow, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Pro-Quest Resourcing
Salary: 30000-40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £34500 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago