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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 263 337 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.29% 26.94% 25.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.11% 58.10% 51.30%
Number of salaries quoted 203 271 197
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
583 580 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.41% 46.36% 50.30%
Number of salaries quoted 455 467 408
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 62 £35,000 +22.80% 2
Brentwood -5 37 £42,500 -8.10% 3
Chelmsford +2 29 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Basildon -2 23 £38,500 -6.09% 2
Billericay 0 10 £35,000 - 1
Waltham Abbey - 5 - -
Saffron Walden -2 4 £45,000 -20.00% 2
Southend-on-Sea -3 3 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Witham -3 1 - -
Thurrock - 1 £60,000 -
Harlow - 1 £32,500 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 231 (37.68%) SQL Server
2 183 (29.85%) .NET
3 180 (29.36%) Finance
4 153 (24.96%) Microsoft
5 126 (20.55%) C#
6 125 (20.39%) MS Excel
7 117 (19.09%) T-SQL
8 113 (18.43%) Oracle
9 111 (18.11%) Windows
10 108 (17.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 94 (15.33%) Java
12 92 (15.01%) JavaScript
13 91 (14.85%) MVC
14 83 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
15 82 (13.38%) Degree
16 81 (13.21%) ASP.NET
17 78 (12.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 75 (12.23%) HTML
19 74 (12.07%) Linux
20 71 (11.58%) SDLC
21 66 (10.77%) JBoss
21 66 (10.77%) Software Engineering
22 60 (9.79%) Clustering
23 58 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
24 57 (9.30%) jQuery
25 56 (9.14%) Computer Science
26 53 (8.65%) CSS
27 51 (8.32%) Performance Tuning
28 50 (8.16%) PL/SQL
29 49 (7.99%) XML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 66 (10.77%) JBoss
2 43 (7.01%) IIS
3 36 (5.87%) Apache
4 35 (5.71%) GlassFish
5 19 (3.10%) WebLogic
6 15 (2.45%) SharePoint
7 12 (1.96%) WebSphere
8 10 (1.63%) CMS
9 9 (1.47%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.82%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.82%) SAS
11 3 (0.49%) Drupal
11 3 (0.49%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.33%) Liferay
12 2 (0.33%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.33%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 125 (20.39%) MS Excel
2 44 (7.18%) MS Office
3 18 (2.94%) MS Project
4 10 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) AWD
1 2 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.33%) Infor SunSystems
1 2 (0.33%) PlanetPress Connect
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.16%) Magento
2 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.47%) Office 365
3 8 (1.31%) SaaS
4 2 (0.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.47%) DNS
2 7 (1.14%) Skype
2 7 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.82%) DHCP
4 4 (0.65%) Firewall
4 4 (0.65%) SAN
5 3 (0.49%) Internet
5 3 (0.49%) VPN
6 2 (0.33%) Intranet
6 2 (0.33%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.33%) LAN
6 2 (0.33%) NAS
6 2 (0.33%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.33%) SSL
6 2 (0.33%) WAN
7 1 (0.16%) IMAP
7 1 (0.16%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.16%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.16%) SS7
7 1 (0.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (37.68%) SQL Server
2 108 (17.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 78 (12.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (7.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 45 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 42 (6.85%) Relational Database
7 38 (6.20%) MS Access
7 38 (6.20%) Oracle Database
8 33 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 32 (5.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 28 (4.57%) SQL Server 2000
11 26 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
12 24 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
12 24 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
13 23 (3.75%) RDBMS
14 18 (2.94%) MySQL
15 15 (2.45%) Oracle Database 10g
15 15 (2.45%) Oracle Reports
15 15 (2.45%) QlikView
16 12 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 27 (4.40%) Visual Studio
2 19 (3.10%) Eclipse
3 18 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 16 (2.61%) Eclipse RCP
5 15 (2.45%) HP UFT
6 12 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
7 10 (1.63%) NetBeans
7 10 (1.63%) TestDirector
8 9 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (1.14%) Jenkins
10 7 (1.14%) MSTest
10 7 (1.14%) Rhino Mocks
11 6 (0.98%) Maven
12 5 (0.82%) JUnit
12 5 (0.82%) Selenium
13 3 (0.49%) NUnit
13 3 (0.49%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.33%) Moq
14 2 (0.33%) PROIV
General
1 180 (29.36%) Finance
2 34 (5.55%) Legal
3 31 (5.06%) Law
4 18 (2.94%) Automotive
4 18 (2.94%) Mandarin Language
5 9 (1.47%) Retail
5 9 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.14%) Billing
6 7 (1.14%) Marketing
7 6 (0.98%) Banking
8 4 (0.65%) Electronics
9 3 (0.49%) Back Office
9 3 (0.49%) Publishing
10 2 (0.33%) Advertising
10 2 (0.33%) Front Office
10 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 234 (38.17%) Developer
2 142 (23.16%) Analyst
3 109 (17.78%) DBA
4 102 (16.64%) SQL DBA
5 65 (10.60%) Java Developer
6 62 (10.11%) .NET Developer
6 62 (10.11%) C# Developer
7 59 (9.62%) SQL Developer
8 51 (8.32%) Administrator
9 47 (7.67%) Senior Developer
10 45 (7.34%) Support Analyst
11 34 (5.55%) Applications Support
12 33 (5.38%) C# .NET Developer
13 31 (5.06%) Business Analyst
14 30 (4.89%) Software Developer
14 30 (4.89%) Systems Analyst
15 26 (4.24%) Senior Java Developer
15 26 (4.24%) SQL Server DBA
16 25 (4.08%) IT Analyst
17 23 (3.75%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (29.85%) .NET
2 81 (13.21%) ASP.NET
3 75 (12.23%) HTML
4 57 (9.30%) jQuery
5 53 (8.65%) CSS
6 49 (7.99%) XML
7 39 (6.36%) WCF
8 38 (6.20%) Spring
9 36 (5.87%) Web Services
10 35 (5.71%) J2EE
11 31 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 30 (4.89%) WPF
13 29 (4.73%) JPA
13 29 (4.73%) Struts
14 28 (4.57%) .NET Framework
15 25 (4.08%) Hibernate
15 25 (4.08%) Servlets
16 22 (3.59%) Ajax
16 22 (3.59%) EJB
17 21 (3.43%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 83 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (9.79%) Clustering
3 56 (9.14%) Computer Science
4 38 (6.20%) Replication
5 36 (5.87%) AS400
5 36 (5.87%) Client/Server
6 35 (5.71%) iSeries
7 13 (2.12%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.96%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.63%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.63%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.31%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.14%) Data Centre
13 6 (0.98%) Reinsurance
13 6 (0.98%) Statistics
13 6 (0.98%) User Experience
14 5 (0.82%) Biology
14 5 (0.82%) Life Science
14 5 (0.82%) Proteomics
Operating Systems
1 111 (18.11%) Windows
2 74 (12.07%) Linux
3 25 (4.08%) Unix
4 24 (3.92%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.47%) Android
7 8 (1.31%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 7 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.49%) AIX
10 3 (0.49%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (0.49%) Solaris
11 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.16%) Debian
12 1 (0.16%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (14.85%) MVC
2 71 (11.58%) SDLC
3 66 (10.77%) Software Engineering
4 58 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (8.32%) Performance Tuning
6 44 (7.18%) Project Management
7 39 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
7 39 (6.36%) Service Delivery
8 37 (6.04%) ITIL
9 36 (5.87%) Database Mirroring
9 36 (5.87%) High Availability
10 30 (4.89%) E-Commerce
10 30 (4.89%) Unit Testing
11 29 (4.73%) Capacity Planning
12 28 (4.57%) ETL
13 27 (4.40%) Web Development
14 24 (3.92%) CRM
15 18 (2.94%) Data Management
16 17 (2.77%) Incident Management
16 17 (2.77%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 126 (20.55%) C#
2 117 (19.09%) T-SQL
3 94 (15.33%) Java
4 92 (15.01%) JavaScript
5 50 (8.16%) PL/SQL
6 35 (5.71%) VB.NET
7 20 (3.26%) COBOL
8 16 (2.61%) VBA
9 12 (1.96%) Perl
10 8 (1.31%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.31%) VBScript
11 7 (1.14%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.14%) C
11 7 (1.14%) C++
11 7 (1.14%) XAML
12 6 (0.98%) Python
12 6 (0.98%) RPG
13 5 (0.82%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.82%) VB
14 4 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 82 (13.38%) Degree
2 39 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (4.57%) MCSA
4 15 (2.45%) ISEB
5 13 (2.12%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.14%) MCSE
8 3 (0.49%) MCP
9 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.16%) CCNA
10 1 (0.16%) CCNP
10 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.92%) QA
2 18 (2.94%) SLA
3 4 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.98%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.65%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.49%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.33%) vSphere
6 2 (0.33%) XenApp
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.49%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.33%) WSUS
4 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.16%) Nagios
4 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.16%) SmoothWall
4 1 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 153 (24.96%) Microsoft
2 113 (18.43%) Oracle
3 27 (4.40%) Red Gate
4 19 (3.10%) VMware
5 18 (2.94%) HP
6 17 (2.77%) iManage
7 15 (2.45%) Interwoven
8 14 (2.28%) Tableau
9 13 (2.12%) NetApp
10 9 (1.47%) Guidewire
11 8 (1.31%) IBM
11 8 (1.31%) SAP
11 8 (1.31%) Telerik
12 6 (0.98%) Citrix
12 6 (0.98%) Cognos
12 6 (0.98%) DevExpress
13 3 (0.49%) BMC
13 3 (0.49%) Dell
13 3 (0.49%) Intel
13 3 (0.49%) LabVantage
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Posted: Yesterday
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £39,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k + Excellent Bens inc. Pension, Laptop, Life Assurance + more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Holidays, Private Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
W H Marriage Sons Ltd
Salary: Competative Salary
Posted: 8 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Loughton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Essex
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 20 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Essex
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 23 days ago
Essex
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Colchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Essex
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago