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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 244 224 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.50% 19.29% 33.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.95% 41.95% 56.42%
Number of salaries quoted 188 183 259
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £27,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
531 534 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 42.45% 45.99% 59.42%
Number of salaries quoted 418 450 465
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +13 40 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Colchester -1 30 £38,500 +22.41% 2
Chelmsford +11 20 £40,000 +21.21% 9
Basildon +4 15 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Southend-on-Sea -1 14 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Harlow +8 9 £30,000 -40.00% 2
Witham +3 8 £37,000 +34.54%
Saffron Walden +2 7 £46,250 +96.80% 1
Billericay - 3 - - 1
Loughton - 1 £23,500 - 1
Purfleet - 1 £47,000 -
Stanford-le-Hope - 1 £35,000 - 1
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 234 (42.09%) .NET
2 223 (40.11%) SQL Server
3 161 (28.96%) C#
4 139 (25.00%) Oracle
5 122 (21.94%) Finance
6 118 (21.22%) Microsoft
7 106 (19.06%) ASP.NET
8 104 (18.71%) Windows
9 101 (18.17%) MVC
10 95 (17.09%) Java
11 90 (16.19%) T-SQL
11 90 (16.19%) Relational Database
12 86 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
13 83 (14.93%) XML
14 78 (14.03%) JavaScript
15 75 (13.49%) RDBMS
16 72 (12.95%) VB.NET
17 66 (11.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 65 (11.69%) HTML
19 62 (11.15%) PL/SQL
20 61 (10.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 61 (10.97%) Oracle Database
20 61 (10.97%) SQL Server 2008
21 60 (10.79%) MS Excel
21 60 (10.79%) E-Commerce
22 59 (10.61%) Degree
23 57 (10.25%) CSS
24 54 (9.71%) .NET Framework
25 50 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
26 49 (8.81%) Visual Studio

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 24 (4.32%) IIS
1 24 (4.32%) JBoss
2 20 (3.60%) SharePoint
2 20 (3.60%) Umbraco
3 15 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 15 (2.70%) CMS
4 10 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.62%) SharePoint Server
5 9 (1.62%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.44%) Documentum
6 8 (1.44%) GlassFish
6 8 (1.44%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.54%) Drupal
9 2 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.18%) Node.js
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 60 (10.79%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.50%) MS Office
3 8 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.54%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (3.06%) Magento
1 17 (3.06%) Oracle CRM
2 9 (1.62%) AWD
3 4 (0.72%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.54%) Academy Housing
4 3 (0.54%) arcHouse
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.36%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.36%) assyst
5 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.62%) VoIP
1 9 (1.62%) Firewall
2 6 (1.08%) VPN
2 6 (1.08%) DNS
2 6 (1.08%) DHCP
3 5 (0.90%) SMS
3 5 (0.90%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.90%) Internet
4 4 (0.72%) SAN
5 3 (0.54%) HSRP
5 3 (0.54%) FTP
5 3 (0.54%) LDAP
5 3 (0.54%) MPLS
5 3 (0.54%) OSPF
5 3 (0.54%) Intranet
6 2 (0.36%) SMPP
6 2 (0.36%) LAN
6 2 (0.36%) HTTP
6 2 (0.36%) NFC
6 2 (0.36%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (40.11%) SQL Server
2 90 (16.19%) Relational Database
3 75 (13.49%) RDBMS
4 66 (11.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 61 (10.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 61 (10.97%) Oracle Database
5 61 (10.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 39 (7.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 38 (6.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 32 (5.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 28 (5.04%) Oracle Database 10g
10 25 (4.50%) SQLPlus
11 17 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (3.06%) Data Mining
12 16 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (2.88%) DTS
12 16 (2.88%) Crystal Reports
13 14 (2.52%) OLTP
13 14 (2.52%) OLAP
14 13 (2.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 49 (8.81%) Visual Studio
2 30 (5.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (3.96%) Subversion
4 13 (2.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 12 (2.16%) NUnit
6 10 (1.80%) Selenium
7 9 (1.62%) MSTest
7 9 (1.62%) JMeter
8 7 (1.26%) TestDirector
8 7 (1.26%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.72%) Ant
10 4 (0.72%) JUnit
10 4 (0.72%) Maven
10 4 (0.72%) Gradle
11 3 (0.54%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.36%) JIRA
13 1 (0.18%) LoadUI
13 1 (0.18%) VisualVM
13 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
General
1 122 (21.94%) Finance
2 34 (6.12%) Marketing
3 10 (1.80%) Telecoms
3 10 (1.80%) Law
4 8 (1.44%) Banking
5 7 (1.26%) Automotive
6 6 (1.08%) Legal
7 3 (0.54%) Retail
7 3 (0.54%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.54%) Advertising
8 2 (0.36%) Front Office
8 2 (0.36%) Back Office
8 2 (0.36%) Local Government
9 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.18%) Military
9 1 (0.18%) Games
9 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 237 (42.63%) Developer
2 113 (20.32%) Analyst
3 100 (17.99%) DBA
4 58 (10.43%) .NET Developer
5 53 (9.53%) Software Developer
6 50 (8.99%) SQL DBA
7 47 (8.45%) C# Developer
8 44 (7.91%) Oracle DBA
9 35 (6.29%) Support Analyst
10 32 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
11 31 (5.58%) Senior Developer
11 31 (5.58%) Administrator
11 31 (5.58%) Java Developer
12 29 (5.22%) Junior
12 29 (5.22%) Test Analyst
13 28 (5.04%) Applications Support
14 25 (4.50%) SQL Developer
15 23 (4.14%) SQL Server DBA
15 23 (4.14%) Web Developer
16 21 (3.78%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (42.09%) .NET
2 106 (19.06%) ASP.NET
3 83 (14.93%) XML
4 65 (11.69%) HTML
5 57 (10.25%) CSS
6 54 (9.71%) .NET Framework
7 44 (7.91%) WPF
8 43 (7.73%) jQuery
9 38 (6.83%) WCF
10 35 (6.29%) WinForms
11 32 (5.76%) Web Services
12 30 (5.40%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (4.50%) Ajax
14 24 (4.32%) JSON
14 24 (4.32%) LINQ
15 23 (4.14%) Struts
16 21 (3.78%) Spring
17 19 (3.42%) Java SE
18 18 (3.24%) SOAP
18 18 (3.24%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 13 (2.34%) Replication
3 13 (2.34%) AS400
4 12 (2.16%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.16%) Client/Server
4 12 (2.16%) Clustering
5 10 (1.80%) N-Tier
6 8 (1.44%) NHS
6 8 (1.44%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.08%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.08%) Open Source
8 5 (0.90%) User Experience
8 5 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.90%) FMCG
8 5 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.54%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.54%) Statistics
10 3 (0.54%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 104 (18.71%) Windows
2 39 (7.01%) Linux
3 32 (5.76%) Apple iOS
4 31 (5.58%) UNIX
5 23 (4.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (3.42%) Android
8 8 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.26%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.54%) Solaris
10 3 (0.54%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.18%) CentOS
12 1 (0.18%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (18.17%) MVC
2 86 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (10.79%) E-Commerce
4 48 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
5 44 (7.91%) OO
6 41 (7.37%) Performance Tuning
7 35 (6.29%) ETL
8 32 (5.76%) TDD
9 28 (5.04%) ITIL
9 28 (5.04%) Unit Testing
10 27 (4.86%) Change Control
11 21 (3.78%) Data Modelling
11 21 (3.78%) CRM
12 19 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (3.24%) Software Engineering
13 18 (3.24%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (3.06%) Test Automation
14 17 (3.06%) Web Development
14 17 (3.06%) OOP
15 16 (2.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 161 (28.96%) C#
2 95 (17.09%) Java
3 90 (16.19%) T-SQL
4 78 (14.03%) JavaScript
5 72 (12.95%) VB.NET
6 62 (11.15%) PL/SQL
7 28 (5.04%) PHP
8 18 (3.24%) VB
9 12 (2.16%) Shell Script
10 10 (1.80%) C++
11 9 (1.62%) C
11 9 (1.62%) VBA
12 8 (1.44%) ABAP
13 7 (1.26%) VBScript
14 5 (0.90%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.90%) F#
15 3 (0.54%) Python
16 2 (0.36%) XQuery
16 2 (0.36%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 2 (0.36%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 59 (10.61%) Degree
2 19 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (3.24%) Oracle Certification
4 17 (3.06%) OCA
5 12 (2.16%) OCP
6 10 (1.80%) MCITP
6 10 (1.80%) MCTS
7 8 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.26%) ISEB
9 5 (0.90%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.54%) CCNP
10 3 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.54%) MCDBA
11 2 (0.36%) MCSE
11 2 (0.36%) MCSA
11 2 (0.36%) PhD
11 2 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.36%) VCAP
11 2 (0.36%) VTSP
11 2 (0.36%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.86%) QA
2 11 (1.98%) SLA
3 2 (0.36%) HL7
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (5.04%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (3.06%) Active Directory
3 16 (2.88%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (1.44%) XenApp
5 6 (1.08%) Terminal Services
5 6 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.72%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.36%) vSphere
9 1 (0.18%) Xen
9 1 (0.18%) Firmware
9 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 19 (3.42%) Data Guard
2 8 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.54%) Opsview
4 3 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.54%) Nagios
5 2 (0.36%) Legato
5 2 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (0.36%) Puppet
5 2 (0.36%) Munin
6 1 (0.18%) SCCM
6 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 139 (25.00%) Oracle
2 118 (21.22%) Microsoft
3 35 (6.29%) SAP
4 18 (3.24%) JD Edwards
5 13 (2.34%) Citrix
5 13 (2.34%) Cisco
5 13 (2.34%) NetApp
6 11 (1.98%) VMware
7 9 (1.62%) HP
7 9 (1.62%) EMC
8 8 (1.44%) Sage
8 8 (1.44%) DevExpress
9 7 (1.26%) Business Objects
10 6 (1.08%) MKS
11 5 (0.90%) Sybase
12 4 (0.72%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.72%) Polycom
12 4 (0.72%) Red Gate
12 4 (0.72%) IPFX
13 3 (0.54%) SolarWinds
Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, office perks
Posted: 4 hours ago
Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k + pkg
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stanford-Le-Hope, Essex
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughton, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Nakama
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21k - 26k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + y
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Technorecruit
Posted: 12 days ago