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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 336 235 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.46% 21.66% 29.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.19% 44.34% 49.13%
Number of salaries quoted 259 172 223
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
598 530 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 41.76% 48.85% 59.36%
Number of salaries quoted 468 424 459
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Brentwood +7 79 £46,250 +18.58% 7
Chelmsford +18 43 £40,000 +21.21% 8
Colchester +3 29 £28,500 -5.00% 5
Witham 0 19 £40,000 +45.45%
Southend-on-Sea -10 14 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Basildon 0 12 £37,500 +1.35% 2
Hockley - 6 £42,500 - 1
Braintree +4 4 £28,500 +3.63%
Saffron Walden +1 4 £52,500 +123.40% 3
Purfleet - 2 £47,000 -
Stanford-le-Hope - 2 £35,000 -
Billericay +6 1 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Harlow -5 1 £23,500 -53.00%
Loughton - 1 £23,500 -
Canvey Island - 1 £35,500 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 245 (44.38%) .NET
2 207 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 175 (31.70%) C#
4 145 (26.27%) ASP.NET
4 145 (26.27%) Microsoft
5 139 (25.18%) MVC
6 126 (22.83%) Windows
7 125 (22.64%) Finance
8 119 (21.56%) JavaScript
9 101 (18.30%) T-SQL
10 97 (17.57%) VB.NET
11 93 (16.85%) Oracle
12 90 (16.30%) .NET Framework
13 86 (15.58%) Java
14 85 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
15 82 (14.86%) CSS
16 80 (14.49%) HTML
17 76 (13.77%) XML
18 74 (13.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 73 (13.22%) jQuery
19 73 (13.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 67 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
20 67 (12.14%) SQL Server 2008
21 65 (11.78%) Degree
22 63 (11.41%) ASP.NET MVC
23 62 (11.23%) Relational Database
23 62 (11.23%) E-Commerce
24 61 (11.05%) MS Excel
24 61 (11.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 58 (10.51%) WCF

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 29 (5.25%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.80%) IIS
3 18 (3.26%) JBoss
4 16 (2.90%) MS Exchange
5 11 (1.99%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.45%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.91%) Lync
10 4 (0.72%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.36%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.36%) WordPress
11 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.18%) CMS
12 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.18%) Apache
Applications
1 61 (11.05%) MS Excel
2 32 (5.80%) MS Office
3 15 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.17%) AWD
2 5 (0.91%) Magento
3 4 (0.72%) Academy Housing
3 4 (0.72%) arcHouse
3 4 (0.72%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.54%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.36%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.18%) assyst
6 1 (0.18%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.18%) Sage 300 ERP
6 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.80%) SAN
2 15 (2.72%) DNS
3 14 (2.54%) DHCP
4 10 (1.81%) Firewall
5 9 (1.63%) VPN
6 6 (1.09%) Internet
6 6 (1.09%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.91%) VoIP
8 3 (0.54%) HTTP
8 3 (0.54%) MPLS
8 3 (0.54%) OSPF
8 3 (0.54%) HSRP
9 2 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.36%) NAS
9 2 (0.36%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.36%) NFC
9 2 (0.36%) SMPP
9 2 (0.36%) FTP
9 2 (0.36%) SMS
10 1 (0.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 74 (13.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 73 (13.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 67 (12.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 62 (11.23%) Relational Database
6 61 (11.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 55 (9.96%) RDBMS
8 37 (6.70%) Oracle Database
8 37 (6.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (4.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 22 (3.99%) Oracle Database 11g
11 19 (3.44%) Oracle Database 10g
12 18 (3.26%) Crystal Reports
13 17 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (2.54%) OLTP
16 13 (2.36%) SQLPlus
17 12 (2.17%) PerformancePoint
18 9 (1.63%) DTS
18 9 (1.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 44 (7.97%) Visual Studio
2 33 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (2.90%) Subversion
4 11 (1.99%) NUnit
4 11 (1.99%) Selenium
5 10 (1.81%) JMeter
6 9 (1.63%) TestDirector
6 9 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (1.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 7 (1.27%) MSTest
8 3 (0.54%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (0.54%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.36%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.36%) Ant
9 2 (0.36%) JUnit
9 2 (0.36%) Maven
9 2 (0.36%) JIRA
9 2 (0.36%) Gradle
10 1 (0.18%) LoadUI
General
1 125 (22.64%) Finance
2 18 (3.26%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.36%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.17%) Legal
4 12 (2.17%) Banking
5 10 (1.81%) Marketing
5 10 (1.81%) Law
6 7 (1.27%) Retail
7 5 (0.91%) Advertising
7 5 (0.91%) Automotive
8 4 (0.72%) Back Office
8 4 (0.72%) Local Government
9 3 (0.54%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.36%) Front Office
10 2 (0.36%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Games
11 1 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 249 (45.11%) Developer
2 122 (22.10%) Analyst
3 88 (15.94%) .NET Developer
4 64 (11.59%) DBA
5 63 (11.41%) C# Developer
6 51 (9.24%) Software Developer
7 43 (7.79%) C# .NET Developer
8 42 (7.61%) Support Analyst
9 38 (6.88%) Senior Developer
10 34 (6.16%) SQL DBA
11 30 (5.43%) Java Developer
12 29 (5.25%) Administrator
13 27 (4.89%) Business Analyst
13 27 (4.89%) Test Analyst
14 26 (4.71%) Web Developer
14 26 (4.71%) Applications Support
14 26 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 20 (3.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (3.44%) Team Leader
16 19 (3.44%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (44.38%) .NET
2 145 (26.27%) ASP.NET
3 90 (16.30%) .NET Framework
4 82 (14.86%) CSS
5 80 (14.49%) HTML
6 76 (13.77%) XML
7 73 (13.22%) jQuery
8 63 (11.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 58 (10.51%) WCF
10 54 (9.78%) WinForms
11 52 (9.42%) WPF
12 51 (9.24%) LINQ
13 46 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 41 (7.43%) Web Services
15 39 (7.07%) HTML5
16 36 (6.52%) JSON
17 30 (5.43%) Razor View Engine
18 22 (3.99%) Ajax
19 21 (3.80%) Spring
20 20 (3.62%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.17%) AS400
3 17 (3.08%) N-Tier
4 15 (2.72%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.72%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.72%) Data Extraction
5 12 (2.17%) Clustering
5 12 (2.17%) Client/Server
6 11 (1.99%) NHS
6 11 (1.99%) iSeries
7 9 (1.63%) FMCG
7 9 (1.63%) Replication
8 6 (1.09%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.09%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.91%) Kindle
9 5 (0.91%) Statistics
9 5 (0.91%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.72%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.72%) LIMS
10 4 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 126 (22.83%) Windows
2 48 (8.70%) Linux
3 30 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (4.53%) UNIX
5 17 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (2.36%) Apple iOS
7 12 (2.17%) Solaris
7 12 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.99%) Android
9 10 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.81%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.63%) AIX
11 6 (1.09%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.54%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.54%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (25.18%) MVC
2 85 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
4 62 (11.23%) E-Commerce
5 48 (8.70%) ETL
6 36 (6.52%) Software Engineering
7 32 (5.80%) ITIL
8 30 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 30 (5.43%) Change Control
9 28 (5.07%) Performance Tuning
10 27 (4.89%) Disaster Recovery
11 25 (4.53%) Workflow
12 24 (4.35%) Data Analysis
12 24 (4.35%) Web Development
13 23 (4.17%) TDD
14 22 (3.99%) Waterfall
15 21 (3.80%) OO
16 20 (3.62%) Unit Testing
17 19 (3.44%) Test Scripting
18 17 (3.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 175 (31.70%) C#
2 119 (21.56%) JavaScript
3 101 (18.30%) T-SQL
4 97 (17.57%) VB.NET
5 86 (15.58%) Java
6 29 (5.25%) PL/SQL
7 15 (2.72%) VB
8 13 (2.36%) PHP
9 9 (1.63%) VBA
10 7 (1.27%) COBOL
10 7 (1.27%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.09%) VBScript
12 5 (0.91%) SELCOPY
12 5 (0.91%) Assembly Language
12 5 (0.91%) REXX
12 5 (0.91%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.91%) JCL
12 5 (0.91%) XPath
13 4 (0.72%) XQuery
14 3 (0.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 65 (11.78%) Degree
2 20 (3.62%) ITIL Certification
3 17 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.63%) ISEB
5 7 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (1.09%) MCSE
6 6 (1.09%) OCA
6 6 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.72%) OCP
7 4 (0.72%) MCDBA
7 4 (0.72%) MCITP
7 4 (0.72%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.54%) MCTS
8 3 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.54%) MCP
8 3 (0.54%) CCNP
9 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.36%) VCDX
9 2 (0.36%) NCDA
9 2 (0.36%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.07%) QA
2 11 (1.99%) SLA
3 5 (0.91%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.36%) HL7
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (1.63%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.27%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.09%) XenApp
7 5 (0.91%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.54%) Xen
9 2 (0.36%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 9 (1.63%) Tivoli
4 7 (1.27%) Data Guard
5 6 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.54%) SCCM
7 3 (0.54%) SCOM
7 3 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.36%) Puppet
8 2 (0.36%) Legato
9 1 (0.18%) Control-M
9 1 (0.18%) Nagios
9 1 (0.18%) Opsview
9 1 (0.18%) Munin
Vendors
1 145 (26.27%) Microsoft
2 93 (16.85%) Oracle
3 24 (4.35%) IBM
3 24 (4.35%) HP
4 23 (4.17%) Citrix
5 20 (3.62%) NetApp
6 16 (2.90%) VMware
6 16 (2.90%) SAP
7 12 (2.17%) Cisco
8 11 (1.99%) Business Objects
9 10 (1.81%) Sage
10 9 (1.63%) MKS
10 9 (1.63%) BMC
10 9 (1.63%) DevExpress
11 7 (1.27%) Symantec
12 6 (1.09%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.91%) Sun
14 4 (0.72%) JD Edwards
14 4 (0.72%) Anite
14 4 (0.72%) Northgate
Chelmsford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brentwood
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexitime & 1 day a week Home Working
Posted: 21 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Billericay, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k plus bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hockley, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Imperative People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago