The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 422 245 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 29.84% 25.18% 26.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.63% 45.79% 41.48%
Number of salaries quoted 340 216 344
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
696 535 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.22% 54.98% 63.08%
Number of salaries quoted 571 467 738
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +1 58 £52,500 +23.52%
Chelmsford +2 50 £43,500 +8.75% 3
Colchester -5 36 £38,750 +21.09% 7
Basildon +4 33 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Billericay - 19 £35,000 -
Southend-on-Sea -2 14 £35,000 +29.62% 3
Harlow +3 8 £45,000 -38.98% 1
Saffron Walden - 3 £45,000 -
Witham - 2 £57,500 -
Rayleigh - 1 £37,500 -
Wickford - 1 £25,000 -
Braintree - 1 - -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 314 (48.31%) .NET
2 250 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 195 (30.00%) C#
4 194 (29.85%) Oracle
5 180 (27.69%) Microsoft
6 174 (26.77%) Java
7 163 (25.08%) Finance
8 140 (21.54%) ASP.NET
9 137 (21.08%) Windows
10 131 (20.15%) T-SQL
11 114 (17.54%) E-Commerce
12 112 (17.23%) MS Excel
13 110 (16.92%) JavaScript
13 110 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 109 (16.77%) OO
15 108 (16.62%) SAP
15 108 (16.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 102 (15.69%) CRM
17 101 (15.54%) HTML
18 94 (14.46%) XML
18 94 (14.46%) Marketing
19 88 (13.54%) PHP
19 88 (13.54%) Degree
19 88 (13.54%) SQL Server 2008
20 86 (13.23%) CSS
21 79 (12.15%) Apple iOS
22 78 (12.00%) Magento
22 78 (12.00%) JD Edwards
22 78 (12.00%) Oracle CRM
23 74 (11.38%) SharePoint

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 74 (11.38%) SharePoint
2 51 (7.85%) IIS
3 36 (5.54%) MS Exchange
4 19 (2.92%) Umbraco
4 19 (2.92%) WebLogic
5 18 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (2.31%) SharePoint Server
7 14 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (1.69%) Documentum
9 9 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (1.38%) CMS
10 7 (1.08%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.62%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (0.62%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.46%) Lync
13 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.31%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.31%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 112 (17.23%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.08%) MS Office
3 6 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.62%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 78 (12.00%) Magento
1 78 (12.00%) Oracle CRM
2 13 (2.00%) assyst
3 9 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (1.23%) AWD
5 5 (0.77%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.46%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.46%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.15%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.08%) Office 365
3 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.92%) SAN
2 22 (3.38%) DNS
2 22 (3.38%) Firewall
3 13 (2.00%) NAS
4 10 (1.54%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.08%) WAN
5 7 (1.08%) LAN
6 6 (0.92%) DHCP
6 6 (0.92%) Intranet
6 6 (0.92%) Internet
7 5 (0.77%) FTP
8 4 (0.62%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (0.62%) VPN
8 4 (0.62%) Extranet
9 3 (0.46%) VoIP
9 3 (0.46%) LDAP
10 2 (0.31%) VLAN
10 2 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.31%) MPLS
11 1 (0.15%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 110 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 108 (16.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 88 (13.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 67 (10.31%) Relational Database
6 66 (10.15%) Oracle Database
7 54 (8.31%) Data Warehouse
8 50 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 42 (6.46%) SQL Server 2005
10 32 (4.92%) RDBMS
11 29 (4.46%) Crystal Reports
12 24 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
13 23 (3.54%) MS Access
14 22 (3.38%) Oracle Database 11g
14 22 (3.38%) Oracle Reports
15 19 (2.92%) Oracle Database 10g
16 14 (2.15%) SQLPlus
17 13 (2.00%) Data Mining
17 13 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 12 (1.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 50 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 16 (2.46%) NUnit
2 16 (2.46%) MSTest
3 11 (1.69%) Mercurial
4 10 (1.54%) JIRA
4 10 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (1.54%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (1.54%) TeamCity
5 8 (1.23%) Bitbucket
6 7 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (1.08%) Subversion
7 6 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.77%) Selenium
9 4 (0.62%) TestDirector
10 3 (0.46%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (0.46%) Moq
10 3 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.31%) Maven
11 2 (0.31%) Ant
11 2 (0.31%) Eclipse
General
1 163 (25.08%) Finance
2 94 (14.46%) Marketing
3 29 (4.46%) Retail
4 15 (2.31%) Publishing
5 14 (2.15%) Back Office
6 12 (1.85%) Banking
7 11 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.69%) Electronics
8 8 (1.23%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.62%) Advertising
9 4 (0.62%) Law
10 3 (0.46%) Automotive
11 2 (0.31%) French Language
11 2 (0.31%) German Language
11 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.31%) Legal
12 1 (0.15%) International Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Local Government
12 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 245 (37.69%) Developer
2 174 (26.77%) Analyst
3 107 (16.46%) DBA
4 89 (13.69%) Software Developer
5 67 (10.31%) Support Analyst
6 66 (10.15%) SQL DBA
7 46 (7.08%) Applications Support
8 39 (6.00%) C# Developer
9 35 (5.38%) Oracle DBA
9 35 (5.38%) Administrator
10 32 (4.92%) Applications Support Analyst
11 31 (4.77%) Senior Developer
12 28 (4.31%) .NET Developer
13 26 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
14 24 (3.69%) Junior
15 23 (3.54%) Programmer
16 22 (3.38%) SQL Developer
16 22 (3.38%) Applications Developer
17 21 (3.23%) Test Analyst
17 21 (3.23%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (48.31%) .NET
2 140 (21.54%) ASP.NET
3 101 (15.54%) HTML
4 94 (14.46%) XML
5 86 (13.23%) CSS
6 68 (10.46%) Web Services
7 57 (8.77%) jQuery
8 48 (7.38%) SOAP
9 44 (6.77%) WinForms
10 38 (5.85%) Ajax
11 36 (5.54%) WCF
12 33 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 31 (4.77%) .NET Framework
14 24 (3.69%) J2EE
15 17 (2.62%) Ruby on Rails
16 16 (2.46%) HTML5
17 15 (2.31%) WPF
18 12 (1.85%) Spring
19 11 (1.69%) JSON
19 11 (1.69%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (4.46%) Computer Science
2 23 (3.54%) Clustering
3 20 (3.08%) Replication
4 19 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (2.92%) AS400
5 15 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.15%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.54%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.38%) Data Integration
9 7 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (0.92%) N-Tier
10 6 (0.92%) Blackberry
10 6 (0.92%) iSeries
11 4 (0.62%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.62%) Social Network
12 3 (0.46%) Data Extraction
12 3 (0.46%) GIS
13 2 (0.31%) Tandem
13 2 (0.31%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 137 (21.08%) Windows
2 79 (12.15%) Apple iOS
3 43 (6.62%) Linux
4 40 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (4.15%) UNIX
6 26 (4.00%) Android
7 23 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.08%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.92%) AIX
11 5 (0.77%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.77%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.31%) HPUX
12 2 (0.31%) Solaris
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (17.54%) E-Commerce
2 109 (16.77%) OO
3 102 (15.69%) CRM
4 72 (11.08%) MVC
5 66 (10.15%) Performance Tuning
6 60 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
7 40 (6.15%) ITIL
8 39 (6.00%) ETL
9 33 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (4.92%) TDD
11 30 (4.62%) Time Management
11 30 (4.62%) Service Delivery
11 30 (4.62%) Project Management
12 28 (4.31%) Data Analysis
12 28 (4.31%) Migration
13 26 (4.00%) Problem Management
14 23 (3.54%) Unit Testing
14 23 (3.54%) Business Analysis
15 22 (3.38%) Release Management
15 22 (3.38%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 195 (30.00%) C#
2 174 (26.77%) Java
3 131 (20.15%) T-SQL
4 110 (16.92%) JavaScript
5 88 (13.54%) PHP
6 60 (9.23%) VB.NET
7 56 (8.62%) PL/SQL
8 24 (3.69%) VB
9 21 (3.23%) C++
10 20 (3.08%) VBA
11 19 (2.92%) Ruby
12 14 (2.15%) Shell Script
13 12 (1.85%) Perl
14 11 (1.69%) ABAP
14 11 (1.69%) Python
15 10 (1.54%) VBScript
16 8 (1.23%) Korn
16 8 (1.23%) Bash Shell
17 7 (1.08%) RPG
18 6 (0.92%) AWK
Qualifications
1 88 (13.54%) Degree
2 34 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (2.46%) ISTQB
3 16 (2.46%) Oracle Certification
3 16 (2.46%) ISEB
4 11 (1.69%) OCP
5 9 (1.38%) MCDBA
6 8 (1.23%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.77%) MCSE
7 5 (0.77%) MCSA
8 4 (0.62%) MCP
8 4 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.62%) CCNA
9 3 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.46%) OCA
9 3 (0.46%) MCITP
9 3 (0.46%) MCTS
10 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.92%) SLA
2 28 (4.31%) QA
3 3 (0.46%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (5.85%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.62%) Oracle RAC
4 12 (1.85%) XenApp
5 9 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (1.08%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.77%) vSphere
8 2 (0.31%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.31%) KVM
8 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (1.85%) Nagios
2 8 (1.23%) SCCM
3 6 (0.92%) SCOM
3 6 (0.92%) Red Hat Satellite
3 6 (0.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 5 (0.77%) Data Guard
4 5 (0.77%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.31%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.31%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.31%) Puppet
6 2 (0.31%) Munin
7 1 (0.15%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.15%) Control-M
Vendors
1 194 (29.85%) Oracle
2 180 (27.69%) Microsoft
3 108 (16.62%) SAP
4 78 (12.00%) JD Edwards
5 38 (5.85%) Citrix
6 30 (4.62%) VMware
7 25 (3.85%) DevExpress
8 17 (2.62%) JBoss
9 14 (2.15%) NetApp
10 12 (1.85%) Red Hat
11 11 (1.69%) Cisco
11 11 (1.69%) EMC
12 9 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (1.23%) HP
13 8 (1.23%) IBM
13 8 (1.23%) Red Gate
14 7 (1.08%) Cognos
14 7 (1.08%) LANDesk
15 5 (0.77%) Guidewire
15 5 (0.77%) Sage
Colchester, Essex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + privatehealth, pension, death in duty, + lots mor
Posted: 13 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Ground Control
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Holiday + Pension + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Sinem Suphi
Posted: 7 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £42500 - £47500 per annum + Leave, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £47500 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Colchester, Essex
CCity IT
Posted: 7 days ago
Chelmsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Essex
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Essex
TRG
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum Car + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago