The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 24 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 41.38% 36.11% 57.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.00% 68.42% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 2
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -12.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £37,500 £40,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £41,000 £51,150
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Folkestone region.

Programming Languages Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 86.21% 52.78% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 50 19 2
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -12.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £52,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Folkestone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

SQL
Salary Trend in Folkestone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Folkestone region.

SQL Salary Trend in Folkestone

SQL
Salary Histogram in Folkestone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Folkestone region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Folkestone

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 31 (64.58%) Oracle
1 31 (64.58%) SQL Server
2 25 (52.08%) PL/SQL
3 23 (47.92%) .NET
3 23 (47.92%) C#
4 18 (37.50%) Degree
5 15 (31.25%) XML
6 13 (27.08%) VB.NET
7 12 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (25.00%) PCI DSS
7 12 (25.00%) Windows
7 12 (25.00%) AIX
7 12 (25.00%) Linux
8 11 (22.92%) System Testing
8 11 (22.92%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (20.83%) MVC
9 10 (20.83%) HTML
10 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
10 9 (18.75%) DTS
10 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (16.67%) Business Analysis
12 7 (14.58%) Project Management
12 7 (14.58%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (14.58%) Classic ASP
12 7 (14.58%) CSS
12 7 (14.58%) CTI
12 7 (14.58%) Thunderhead
12 7 (14.58%) CRM
12 7 (14.58%) TDD
12 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 3 (6.25%) Documentum
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) CTI
2 6 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (64.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.92%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (18.75%) DTS
3 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.08%) PowerCenter
6 1 (2.08%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Consultant
2 13 (27.08%) Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Graduate
3 7 (14.58%) Tester
3 7 (14.58%) Penetration Tester
4 6 (12.50%) Junior Tester
4 6 (12.50%) Administrator
4 6 (12.50%) Junior
5 5 (10.42%) DBA
5 5 (10.42%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (10.42%) SQL DBA
6 4 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Trainee
6 4 (8.33%) Security Tester
6 4 (8.33%) Security Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) IT Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Junior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) .NET
2 15 (31.25%) XML
3 10 (20.83%) HTML
4 7 (14.58%) Classic ASP
4 7 (14.58%) CSS
5 4 (8.33%) WPF
6 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.17%) EDI
7 2 (4.17%) Web Services
7 2 (4.17%) Backbone.js
7 2 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 6 (12.50%) AS400
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
1 12 (25.00%) AIX
1 12 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) System Testing
2 10 (20.83%) MVC
3 8 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 7 (14.58%) Project Management
4 7 (14.58%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (14.58%) CRM
4 7 (14.58%) TDD
4 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
5 6 (12.50%) SIEM
5 6 (12.50%) OWASP
5 6 (12.50%) Migration
5 6 (12.50%) Information Security
5 6 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
5 6 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (10.42%) Time Management
7 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.33%) Data Management
7 4 (8.33%) ETL
8 3 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) PL/SQL
2 23 (47.92%) C#
3 13 (27.08%) VB.NET
4 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) CISSP
2 6 (12.50%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (64.58%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) Thunderhead
3 6 (12.50%) Apple
3 6 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 6 (12.50%) Cisco
3 6 (12.50%) LogRhythm
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.17%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.08%) Sitecore