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

Location
3 months to
12 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 225 214 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.38% 19.47% 34.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.82% 42.21% 57.97%
Number of salaries quoted 189 181 298
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,280 £50,000 £52,500
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
502 507 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.47% 46.13% 59.36%
Number of salaries quoted 406 447 522
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 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 12 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 12 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 35 £35,000 - 5
Brentwood +7 24 £47,500 +14.45% 2
Chelmsford +5 22 £40,000 -
Basildon +1 21 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Southend-on-Sea +5 17 £32,500 - 6
Harlow +9 8 £28,875 -27.81% 1
Saffron Walden - 7 £40,000 - 1
Witham +4 4 £32,250 -
Hockley - 3 £21,500 -
Billericay - 3 - - 2
Chigwell - 3 £37,500 -
Stanford-le-Hope - 1 £37,500 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 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.

1 295 (45.25%) .NET
2 288 (44.17%) SQL Server
3 199 (30.52%) Oracle
4 192 (29.45%) C#
5 155 (23.77%) Java
6 146 (22.39%) Finance
7 136 (20.86%) Microsoft
8 120 (18.40%) ASP.NET
9 114 (17.48%) Windows
10 111 (17.02%) T-SQL
11 104 (15.95%) Relational Database
12 100 (15.34%) XML
13 99 (15.18%) E-Commerce
14 97 (14.88%) OO
15 90 (13.80%) MVC
16 87 (13.34%) Agile Software Development
17 85 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
18 82 (12.58%) Marketing
19 81 (12.42%) JavaScript
20 80 (12.27%) SAP
20 80 (12.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 80 (12.27%) Degree
21 79 (12.12%) PHP
22 76 (11.66%) MS Excel
23 75 (11.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 75 (11.50%) Apple iOS
24 73 (11.20%) Visual Studio
25 71 (10.89%) RDBMS
26 70 (10.74%) PL/SQL
26 70 (10.74%) HTML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 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 43 (6.60%) SharePoint
2 39 (5.98%) IIS
3 26 (3.99%) Umbraco
4 19 (2.91%) MS Exchange
4 19 (2.91%) CMS
5 15 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (1.99%) SharePoint Server
6 13 (1.99%) WebLogic
7 12 (1.84%) Documentum
8 9 (1.38%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.38%) WebSphere
8 9 (1.38%) GlassFish
9 5 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.77%) Drupal
9 5 (0.77%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.31%) Content Management Server
12 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 76 (11.66%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.61%) MS Office
3 5 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 62 (9.51%) Oracle CRM
1 62 (9.51%) Magento
2 7 (1.07%) AWD
3 6 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.77%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.61%) SAP Business One
5 4 (0.61%) assyst
6 2 (0.31%) Academy Housing
6 2 (0.31%) arcHouse
7 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.61%) Firewall
2 13 (1.99%) SAN
3 12 (1.84%) DNS
4 9 (1.38%) VoIP
5 8 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.23%) VPN
6 7 (1.07%) NAS
7 6 (0.92%) Internet
7 6 (0.92%) LDAP
8 5 (0.77%) DHCP
9 4 (0.61%) LAN
9 4 (0.61%) FTP
10 3 (0.46%) Intranet
10 3 (0.46%) SMS
10 3 (0.46%) WAN
10 3 (0.46%) MPLS
10 3 (0.46%) OSPF
10 3 (0.46%) HSRP
11 2 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (44.17%) SQL Server
2 104 (15.95%) Relational Database
3 85 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 80 (12.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 75 (11.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 71 (10.89%) RDBMS
7 63 (9.66%) Oracle Database
8 41 (6.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 36 (5.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 36 (5.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 31 (4.75%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 25 (3.83%) SQLPlus
13 24 (3.68%) Oracle Database 10g
14 21 (3.22%) DTS
15 19 (2.91%) Data Mining
16 15 (2.30%) OLAP
17 14 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
18 13 (1.99%) OLTP
19 12 (1.84%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 73 (11.20%) Visual Studio
2 25 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (3.07%) Subversion
4 16 (2.45%) NUnit
5 15 (2.30%) MSTest
6 12 (1.84%) QuickTest Pro
7 11 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (0.92%) Selenium
9 5 (0.77%) Maven
9 5 (0.77%) TestDirector
9 5 (0.77%) Ant
10 4 (0.61%) JUnit
10 4 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.61%) Gradle
11 3 (0.46%) VisualVM
11 3 (0.46%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.31%) JMeter
12 2 (0.31%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.15%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.15%) JIRA
General
1 146 (22.39%) Finance
2 82 (12.58%) Marketing
3 11 (1.69%) Telecoms
3 11 (1.69%) Automotive
4 10 (1.53%) Banking
5 8 (1.23%) Law
6 4 (0.61%) Legal
6 4 (0.61%) Advertising
7 2 (0.31%) Retail
7 2 (0.31%) Back Office
8 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.15%) Front Office
8 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.15%) Local Government
8 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.15%) Publishing
8 1 (0.15%) Games
8 1 (0.15%) Military
8 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 269 (41.26%) Developer
2 132 (20.25%) Analyst
3 131 (20.09%) DBA
4 73 (11.20%) SQL DBA
5 70 (10.74%) Software Developer
6 53 (8.13%) Oracle DBA
7 52 (7.98%) C# Developer
8 50 (7.67%) .NET Developer
9 42 (6.44%) Administrator
10 38 (5.83%) Support Analyst
11 36 (5.52%) Junior
12 33 (5.06%) Applications Support
13 32 (4.91%) Senior Developer
14 31 (4.75%) Java Developer
15 30 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
16 28 (4.29%) SQL Server DBA
17 27 (4.14%) Web Developer
17 27 (4.14%) SQL Developer
18 24 (3.68%) Test Analyst
19 23 (3.53%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 295 (45.25%) .NET
2 120 (18.40%) ASP.NET
3 100 (15.34%) XML
4 70 (10.74%) HTML
5 58 (8.90%) CSS
6 55 (8.44%) Web Services
7 52 (7.98%) .NET Framework
8 41 (6.29%) WinForms
9 40 (6.13%) SOAP
10 39 (5.98%) jQuery
11 37 (5.67%) WCF
11 37 (5.67%) WPF
12 27 (4.14%) Ajax
13 21 (3.22%) JSON
13 21 (3.22%) Struts
14 20 (3.07%) Spring
15 19 (2.91%) Ruby on Rails
15 19 (2.91%) XHTML
16 18 (2.76%) J2EE
16 18 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.45%) Computer Science
3 20 (3.07%) Clustering
4 18 (2.76%) Replication
5 15 (2.30%) AS400
5 15 (2.30%) Client/Server
6 13 (1.99%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.84%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.23%) User Experience
9 7 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (0.92%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.77%) Open Source
12 4 (0.61%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.46%) Wiki
13 3 (0.46%) DataPower
13 3 (0.46%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.46%) Statistics
14 2 (0.31%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 114 (17.48%) Windows
2 75 (11.50%) Apple iOS
3 60 (9.20%) Linux
4 36 (5.52%) UNIX
4 36 (5.52%) Android
5 29 (4.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.23%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.92%) Solaris
10 5 (0.77%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.61%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.15%) CentOS
13 1 (0.15%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (15.18%) E-Commerce
2 97 (14.88%) OO
3 90 (13.80%) MVC
4 87 (13.34%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (10.28%) CRM
6 60 (9.20%) Performance Tuning
7 44 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
8 38 (5.83%) TDD
9 35 (5.37%) ETL
10 33 (5.06%) ITIL
11 26 (3.99%) Android Development
12 24 (3.68%) Unit Testing
13 23 (3.53%) Data Modelling
13 23 (3.53%) Software Engineering
14 22 (3.37%) Change Control
15 21 (3.22%) Disaster Recovery
16 20 (3.07%) OOP
16 20 (3.07%) Migration
17 18 (2.76%) Project Management
17 18 (2.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 192 (29.45%) C#
2 155 (23.77%) Java
3 111 (17.02%) T-SQL
4 81 (12.42%) JavaScript
5 79 (12.12%) PHP
6 70 (10.74%) PL/SQL
7 63 (9.66%) VB.NET
8 21 (3.22%) Ruby
9 20 (3.07%) VB
10 19 (2.91%) Shell Script
11 15 (2.30%) C++
12 13 (1.99%) C
12 13 (1.99%) VBA
13 12 (1.84%) ABAP
14 11 (1.69%) Python
15 10 (1.53%) Perl
15 10 (1.53%) VBScript
16 8 (1.23%) AWK
16 8 (1.23%) Korn
16 8 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 80 (12.27%) Degree
2 25 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (3.07%) Oracle Certification
4 17 (2.61%) OCA
5 12 (1.84%) OCP
6 11 (1.69%) MCTS
6 11 (1.69%) MCITP
7 9 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.23%) ISEB
9 6 (0.92%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.77%) MCDBA
11 4 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.46%) MCSA
12 3 (0.46%) CCNP
13 2 (0.31%) MCSE
13 2 (0.31%) PhD
13 2 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.31%) VCDX
13 2 (0.31%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.53%) QA
2 9 (1.38%) SLA
3 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (4.45%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (2.45%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.30%) Oracle RMAN
4 12 (1.84%) XenApp
5 10 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.77%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.61%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.31%) vSphere
10 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.15%) KVM
10 1 (0.15%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 19 (2.91%) Data Guard
2 8 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.23%) Red Hat Satellite
2 8 (1.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 5 (0.77%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (0.77%) Opsview
3 5 (0.77%) Nagios
4 3 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.46%) Puppet
5 2 (0.31%) Munin
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.31%) Legato
5 2 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.15%) Control-M
6 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 199 (30.52%) Oracle
2 136 (20.86%) Microsoft
3 80 (12.27%) SAP
4 62 (9.51%) JD Edwards
5 25 (3.83%) DevExpress
6 24 (3.68%) JBoss
6 24 (3.68%) Citrix
7 17 (2.61%) VMware
8 16 (2.45%) NetApp
9 12 (1.84%) EMC
10 11 (1.69%) Cisco
10 11 (1.69%) Red Hat
11 10 (1.53%) HP
12 9 (1.38%) Sage
13 7 (1.07%) Sybase
13 7 (1.07%) Red Gate
14 5 (0.77%) Splunk
14 5 (0.77%) IBM
14 5 (0.77%) Software AG
14 5 (0.77%) webMethods
Colchester, Essex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: negotiable + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Billericay
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £29000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum + Benefits, Training and an internal
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £45k + pkg
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 9 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago