The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harlow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL 6 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harlow 30.00% 12.24% 42.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% 50.00% 65.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 15
Average salary £26,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £29,100 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
SQL
Essex

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

Programming Languages Category
Harlow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harlow 50.00% 24.49% 65.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 20
Average salary £40,500 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Harlow

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Harlow

SQL
Salary Trend in Harlow

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

SQL Salary Trend in Harlow

SQL
Salary Histogram in Harlow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Harlow region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Harlow

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harlow

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Harlow 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 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
3 8 (42.11%) MVC
3 8 (42.11%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
3 8 (42.11%) .NET
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 7 (36.84%) OO
4 7 (36.84%) TDD
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle
6 4 (21.05%) Perl
6 4 (21.05%) PHP
6 4 (21.05%) Java
6 4 (21.05%) Swing
6 4 (21.05%) Python
6 4 (21.05%) Jython
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) Windows
7 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.79%) SLA
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.53%) CCNP
8 2 (10.53%) Cisco
8 2 (10.53%) VPN
8 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
8 2 (10.53%) ERP
8 2 (10.53%) JavaScript

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Harlow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Harlow 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 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) VPN
2 2 (10.53%) MPLS
2 2 (10.53%) OSPF
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) HSRP
3 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) NUnit
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
1 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (5.26%) Front Office
1 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Software Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Java Swing Developer
6 2 (10.53%) IFS Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) ERP Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) HTML
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
1 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
1 8 (42.11%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) Swing
3 2 (10.53%) Ajax
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.26%) Underscore.js
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
4 1 (5.26%) WinForms
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
3 8 (42.11%) MVC
4 7 (36.84%) TDD
4 7 (36.84%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
5 2 (10.53%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Network Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
6 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) System Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.26%) SOA
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
1 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) Jython
2 4 (21.05%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) Perl
2 4 (21.05%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) CCNP
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MOS
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.26%) DevExpress