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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 236 213 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.63% 19.70% 34.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.20% 42.51% 58.54%
Number of salaries quoted 201 177 316
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,600 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
500 501 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.83% 46.35% 59.25%
Number of salaries quoted 409 442 539
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -1 40 £35,000 - 5
Brentwood +8 27 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Basildon +4 26 £37,500 -13.29% 3
Chelmsford +4 22 £37,500 -6.25%
Southend-on-Sea - 14 £31,000 - 4
Harlow +7 6 £26,750 -33.12%
Saffron Walden - 6 £40,000 - 2
Witham +4 4 £32,250 - 1
Billericay - 4 £35,000 - 3
Chigwell - 3 £37,500 -
Hockley - 3 £21,500 -
Stanford-le-Hope - 1 £37,500 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 307 (46.44%) .NET
2 288 (43.57%) SQL Server
3 210 (31.77%) Oracle
4 197 (29.80%) C#
5 163 (24.66%) Java
6 146 (22.09%) Finance
7 135 (20.42%) Microsoft
8 121 (18.31%) ASP.NET
8 121 (18.31%) Windows
9 112 (16.94%) T-SQL
10 106 (16.04%) Relational Database
11 105 (15.89%) E-Commerce
12 104 (15.73%) OO
13 103 (15.58%) XML
14 92 (13.92%) MVC
15 90 (13.62%) Marketing
16 88 (13.31%) PHP
17 87 (13.16%) JavaScript
17 87 (13.16%) SAP
18 86 (13.01%) SQL Server 2008
19 85 (12.86%) Degree
19 85 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 83 (12.56%) Apple iOS
21 79 (11.95%) MS Excel
22 74 (11.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 73 (11.04%) CRM
23 73 (11.04%) Visual Studio
24 72 (10.89%) HTML
25 71 (10.74%) RDBMS
26 70 (10.59%) PL/SQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 44 (6.66%) SharePoint
2 41 (6.20%) IIS
3 30 (4.54%) Umbraco
4 20 (3.03%) CMS
5 19 (2.87%) MS Exchange
6 15 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (2.12%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.97%) SharePoint Server
9 12 (1.82%) Documentum
10 10 (1.51%) Tomcat
10 10 (1.51%) WebSphere
11 9 (1.36%) GlassFish
12 5 (0.76%) Drupal
12 5 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
12 5 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.30%) Content Management Server
15 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.15%) Apache
Applications
1 79 (11.95%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.72%) MS Office
3 5 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.45%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 69 (10.44%) Oracle CRM
1 69 (10.44%) Magento
2 7 (1.06%) AWD
3 6 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.76%) assyst
4 5 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.76%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.61%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.72%) Firewall
2 15 (2.27%) SAN
3 14 (2.12%) DNS
4 9 (1.36%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.21%) VPN
5 8 (1.21%) VoIP
6 7 (1.06%) NAS
7 6 (0.91%) LDAP
8 5 (0.76%) LAN
8 5 (0.76%) DHCP
9 4 (0.61%) WAN
9 4 (0.61%) SMS
9 4 (0.61%) FTP
9 4 (0.61%) Internet
10 3 (0.45%) MPLS
10 3 (0.45%) OSPF
10 3 (0.45%) HSRP
10 3 (0.45%) Intranet
11 2 (0.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (43.57%) SQL Server
2 106 (16.04%) Relational Database
3 86 (13.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 85 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 74 (11.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 71 (10.74%) RDBMS
7 65 (9.83%) Oracle Database
8 43 (6.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 35 (5.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 35 (5.30%) Oracle Database 11g
10 33 (4.99%) Data Warehouse
11 30 (4.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 25 (3.78%) SQLPlus
13 23 (3.48%) Oracle Database 10g
14 19 (2.87%) DTS
14 19 (2.87%) Data Mining
15 16 (2.42%) Crystal Reports
16 14 (2.12%) MySQL
17 12 (1.82%) OLAP
17 12 (1.82%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 73 (11.04%) Visual Studio
2 24 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (3.18%) Subversion
4 16 (2.42%) MSTest
4 16 (2.42%) NUnit
5 12 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
6 11 (1.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (0.91%) Selenium
8 5 (0.76%) Maven
8 5 (0.76%) TestDirector
8 5 (0.76%) Ant
9 4 (0.61%) JUnit
9 4 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (0.61%) Gradle
10 3 (0.45%) VisualVM
10 3 (0.45%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.30%) JMeter
11 2 (0.30%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.15%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.15%) JIRA
General
1 146 (22.09%) Finance
2 90 (13.62%) Marketing
3 10 (1.51%) Banking
3 10 (1.51%) Automotive
3 10 (1.51%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.06%) Law
5 4 (0.61%) Retail
5 4 (0.61%) Advertising
6 3 (0.45%) Back Office
7 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.15%) Front Office
7 1 (0.15%) Legal
7 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.15%) Publishing
7 1 (0.15%) Games
7 1 (0.15%) Military
7 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 273 (41.30%) Developer
2 136 (20.57%) Analyst
3 131 (19.82%) DBA
4 75 (11.35%) SQL DBA
5 71 (10.74%) Software Developer
6 56 (8.47%) Oracle DBA
7 55 (8.32%) C# Developer
8 51 (7.72%) .NET Developer
9 41 (6.20%) Administrator
10 40 (6.05%) Junior
10 40 (6.05%) Support Analyst
11 34 (5.14%) Applications Support
12 32 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
13 31 (4.69%) SQL Server DBA
14 30 (4.54%) Java Developer
15 29 (4.39%) Senior Developer
16 28 (4.24%) Web Developer
16 28 (4.24%) SQL Developer
17 27 (4.08%) Junior Developer
18 24 (3.63%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (46.44%) .NET
2 121 (18.31%) ASP.NET
3 103 (15.58%) XML
4 72 (10.89%) HTML
5 59 (8.93%) CSS
6 56 (8.47%) .NET Framework
7 55 (8.32%) Web Services
8 42 (6.35%) jQuery
9 41 (6.20%) SOAP
10 40 (6.05%) WinForms
11 37 (5.60%) WCF
12 35 (5.30%) WPF
13 27 (4.08%) Ajax
14 23 (3.48%) JSON
15 20 (3.03%) J2EE
16 19 (2.87%) Struts
16 19 (2.87%) Ruby on Rails
17 18 (2.72%) Spring
17 18 (2.72%) XHTML
18 17 (2.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (4.24%) Computer Science
2 21 (3.18%) Clustering
3 17 (2.57%) Replication
4 16 (2.42%) Client/Server
5 15 (2.27%) AS400
6 13 (1.97%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.66%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (0.91%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.76%) Open Source
12 4 (0.61%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.45%) DataPower
13 3 (0.45%) iSeries
13 3 (0.45%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.45%) Statistics
13 3 (0.45%) Wiki
14 2 (0.30%) Tandem
14 2 (0.30%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 121 (18.31%) Windows
2 83 (12.56%) Apple iOS
3 61 (9.23%) Linux
4 37 (5.60%) UNIX
4 37 (5.60%) Android
5 31 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.06%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.91%) Solaris
9 6 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.76%) Windows Vista
10 5 (0.76%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.15%) CentOS
12 1 (0.15%) Fedora
12 1 (0.15%) AIX
12 1 (0.15%) HPUX
12 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (15.89%) E-Commerce
2 104 (15.73%) OO
3 92 (13.92%) MVC
4 73 (11.04%) CRM
5 65 (9.83%) Performance Tuning
6 54 (8.17%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
8 37 (5.60%) TDD
9 34 (5.14%) ITIL
10 33 (4.99%) ETL
11 26 (3.93%) Android Development
12 24 (3.63%) Unit Testing
12 24 (3.63%) Software Engineering
13 21 (3.18%) Change Control
14 20 (3.03%) Migration
14 20 (3.03%) OOP
15 19 (2.87%) Data Modelling
15 19 (2.87%) Disaster Recovery
16 18 (2.72%) Project Management
16 18 (2.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 197 (29.80%) C#
2 163 (24.66%) Java
3 112 (16.94%) T-SQL
4 88 (13.31%) PHP
5 87 (13.16%) JavaScript
6 70 (10.59%) PL/SQL
7 65 (9.83%) VB.NET
8 21 (3.18%) Ruby
9 20 (3.03%) Shell Script
10 19 (2.87%) VB
11 14 (2.12%) VBA
12 13 (1.97%) Python
12 13 (1.97%) C
12 13 (1.97%) Perl
12 13 (1.97%) C++
13 12 (1.82%) VBScript
13 12 (1.82%) ABAP
14 9 (1.36%) Korn
14 9 (1.36%) AWK
14 9 (1.36%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 85 (12.86%) Degree
2 25 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
4 17 (2.57%) OCA
5 12 (1.82%) OCP
6 10 (1.51%) MCTS
6 10 (1.51%) MCITP
7 9 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.06%) ISEB
9 5 (0.76%) MCDBA
9 5 (0.76%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.45%) MCSA
11 3 (0.45%) CCNP
12 2 (0.30%) MCSE
12 2 (0.30%) PhD
12 2 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.30%) VCDX
12 2 (0.30%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.33%) QA
2 9 (1.36%) SLA
3 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (4.39%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (2.72%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
4 12 (1.82%) XenApp
5 10 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.76%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.61%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.30%) vSphere
10 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.15%) KVM
10 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (2.87%) Data Guard
2 9 (1.36%) Red Hat Satellite
2 9 (1.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 8 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
4 5 (0.76%) Opsview
4 5 (0.76%) Nagios
5 3 (0.45%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (0.45%) Puppet
6 2 (0.30%) Munin
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.30%) Legato
6 2 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.15%) Control-M
7 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 210 (31.77%) Oracle
2 135 (20.42%) Microsoft
3 87 (13.16%) SAP
4 69 (10.44%) JD Edwards
5 25 (3.78%) DevExpress
5 25 (3.78%) JBoss
5 25 (3.78%) Citrix
6 17 (2.57%) VMware
7 16 (2.42%) NetApp
8 12 (1.82%) Red Hat
8 12 (1.82%) EMC
9 11 (1.66%) Cisco
9 11 (1.66%) HP
10 8 (1.21%) Sage
10 8 (1.21%) Red Gate
11 7 (1.06%) Sybase
12 6 (0.91%) IBM
13 5 (0.76%) Software AG
13 5 (0.76%) webMethods
13 5 (0.76%) Splunk
Witham, Essex
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 7 hours ago
Essex
Code Red Associates
Salary: £32000 to £37000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Essex
Code Red Associates
Salary: £32000 to £35000 per annum - Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £47000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum + Benefits, Training and an internal
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Swan Housing
Posted: 13 days ago