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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 205 372 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.56% 34.77% 25.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.57% 59.42% 47.24%
Number of salaries quoted 172 328 161
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
SQL
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
460 626 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.14% 58.50% 53.32%
Number of salaries quoted 392 541 367
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SQL
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SQL Salary Trend in Kent

SQL
Salary Histogram in Kent

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

SQL Salary Histogram in Kent

SQL
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 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
Folkestone +1 24 £31,250 -10.71%
Dartford -4 21 £41,250 +3.12% 4
Maidstone -4 14 £41,250 -25.00% 2
West Malling +5 4 £49,000 -2.00% 1
Chatham -3 3 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Rochester -3 2 £31,500 -13.10%
Tunbridge Wells -13 2 £47,500 - 2
Whitstable - 2 £60,000 -
Canterbury -15 1 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Sittingbourne - 1 £45,000 - 3
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

1 254 (50.10%) SQL Server
2 212 (41.81%) .NET
3 204 (40.24%) C#
4 187 (36.88%) T-SQL
5 157 (30.97%) Microsoft
6 131 (25.84%) Degree
7 109 (21.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 103 (20.32%) ASP.NET
8 103 (20.32%) XML
9 96 (18.93%) JavaScript
10 89 (17.55%) Windows
10 89 (17.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 84 (16.57%) HTML
12 82 (16.17%) MVC
12 82 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
13 78 (15.38%) Oracle
13 78 (15.38%) ETL
14 77 (15.19%) Finance
15 75 (14.79%) MS Excel
16 66 (13.02%) VB.NET
17 64 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
18 59 (11.64%) Migration
19 58 (11.44%) SQL Server 2008
20 56 (11.05%) CSS
21 51 (10.06%) Scrum
21 51 (10.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 51 (10.06%) System Testing
22 50 (9.86%) ISEB
23 49 (9.66%) Relational Database
24 48 (9.47%) Unit Testing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 38 (7.50%) IIS
2 19 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.76%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.78%) Documentum
5 8 (1.58%) CMS
5 8 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.99%) Apache
9 4 (0.79%) Lync
10 3 (0.59%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.20%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.20%) SAS
12 1 (0.20%) DNN
12 1 (0.20%) Drupal
12 1 (0.20%) IBM Connections
12 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 75 (14.79%) MS Excel
2 41 (8.09%) MS Office
3 9 (1.78%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.59%) FastStats
6 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (2.17%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.18%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.79%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.79%) Magento
4 3 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.39%) INSURE/90
5 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.20%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.17%) SaaS
3 5 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.79%) IaaS
5 3 (0.59%) Office 365
6 2 (0.39%) PaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.34%) Firewall
2 16 (3.16%) Internet
3 12 (2.37%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.78%) SAN
5 8 (1.58%) DHCP
5 8 (1.58%) HTTP
6 7 (1.38%) FTP
6 7 (1.38%) CTI
7 6 (1.18%) VPN
7 6 (1.18%) DNS
7 6 (1.18%) LAN
7 6 (1.18%) WAN
8 4 (0.79%) Intranet
9 3 (0.59%) MPLS
9 3 (0.59%) VLAN
9 3 (0.59%) Wireless
10 2 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.39%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.39%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (50.10%) SQL Server
2 109 (21.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 89 (17.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (11.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 51 (10.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 49 (9.66%) Relational Database
7 44 (8.68%) Data Warehouse
8 32 (6.31%) Oracle Reports
9 28 (5.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 22 (4.34%) OLAP
11 21 (4.14%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (3.16%) DataStage
12 16 (3.16%) DTS
13 15 (2.96%) SQL CLR
14 13 (2.56%) MySQL
15 11 (2.17%) Big Data
16 10 (1.97%) OLTP
17 8 (1.58%) Oracle Database
17 8 (1.58%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
18 7 (1.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 31 (6.11%) SoapUI
2 27 (5.33%) Ranorex
3 19 (3.75%) Visual Studio
4 10 (1.97%) Selenium
5 6 (1.18%) LoadRunner
5 6 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (1.18%) Eclipse
5 6 (1.18%) TestDirector
5 6 (1.18%) JIRA
5 6 (1.18%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (0.99%) NUnit
7 4 (0.79%) FitNesse
7 4 (0.79%) Fiddler
7 4 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (0.79%) Maven
7 4 (0.79%) ReSharper
8 3 (0.59%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.59%) MSBuild
General
1 77 (15.19%) Finance
2 31 (6.11%) Marketing
3 12 (2.37%) Retail
4 8 (1.58%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.38%) Legal
6 6 (1.18%) Advertising
7 5 (0.99%) Publishing
7 5 (0.99%) Games
8 4 (0.79%) Banking
9 2 (0.39%) Automotive
9 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 221 (43.59%) Developer
2 83 (16.37%) Analyst
3 69 (13.61%) .NET Developer
4 50 (9.86%) SQL Developer
5 46 (9.07%) Consultant
6 37 (7.30%) C# Developer
7 35 (6.90%) DBA
7 35 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (6.31%) Test Engineer
9 29 (5.72%) ASP.NET Developer
10 27 (5.33%) SQL DBA
10 27 (5.33%) SQL Server Developer
11 26 (5.13%) Web Developer
11 26 (5.13%) Tester
12 25 (4.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (4.34%) Software Engineer
14 21 (4.14%) Graduate
14 21 (4.14%) Software Developer
14 21 (4.14%) Senior Developer
15 20 (3.94%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (41.81%) .NET
2 103 (20.32%) ASP.NET
2 103 (20.32%) XML
3 84 (16.57%) HTML
4 56 (11.05%) CSS
5 47 (9.27%) SOAP
6 43 (8.48%) WCF
7 40 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (6.90%) jQuery
8 35 (6.90%) Web Services
9 28 (5.52%) .NET Framework
10 27 (5.33%) HTML5
11 26 (5.13%) WinForms
12 24 (4.73%) WPF
13 21 (4.14%) CSS3
14 20 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 20 (3.94%) REST
14 20 (3.94%) AngularJS
15 17 (3.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 15 (2.96%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 38 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (6.11%) Computer Science
4 28 (5.52%) Visualisation
5 24 (4.73%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.55%) AS400
7 16 (3.16%) Replication
8 14 (2.76%) N-Tier
9 12 (2.37%) NHS
10 8 (1.58%) Clustering
11 7 (1.38%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.18%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.99%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.99%) Open Source
13 5 (0.99%) Physics
13 5 (0.99%) Chemistry
13 5 (0.99%) Artificial Intelligence
14 3 (0.59%) W3C
14 3 (0.59%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 89 (17.55%) Windows
2 26 (5.13%) Linux
3 19 (3.75%) AIX
4 17 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (1.97%) Windows 7
6 10 (1.97%) UNIX
7 7 (1.38%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.99%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.79%) Android
9 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.39%) Debian
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.20%) OS/400
12 1 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (16.17%) MVC
1 82 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (15.38%) ETL
3 64 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
4 59 (11.64%) Migration
5 51 (10.06%) Scrum
5 51 (10.06%) System Testing
6 48 (9.47%) Unit Testing
7 47 (9.27%) Performance Tuning
7 47 (9.27%) TDD
8 41 (8.09%) Test Automation
9 38 (7.50%) E-Commerce
10 34 (6.71%) OO
11 32 (6.31%) Regression Testing
11 32 (6.31%) Web Development
12 31 (6.11%) Project Management
13 30 (5.92%) Data Modelling
14 29 (5.72%) Software Engineering
15 28 (5.52%) Automation Testing
16 27 (5.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 204 (40.24%) C#
2 187 (36.88%) T-SQL
3 96 (18.93%) JavaScript
4 66 (13.02%) VB.NET
5 42 (8.28%) PL/SQL
6 34 (6.71%) Java
7 18 (3.55%) VB
8 16 (3.16%) PHP
9 8 (1.58%) VB6
9 8 (1.58%) XPath
10 7 (1.38%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.38%) VBA
11 4 (0.79%) Python
11 4 (0.79%) RPG
11 4 (0.79%) RPG IV
11 4 (0.79%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.59%) C
12 3 (0.59%) VBScript
13 2 (0.39%) Perl
13 2 (0.39%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 131 (25.84%) Degree
2 50 (9.86%) ISEB
3 46 (9.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (2.76%) MCITP
5 13 (2.56%) ISTQB
5 13 (2.56%) CISSP
5 13 (2.56%) MCDBA
6 9 (1.78%) MCSA
6 9 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.58%) MCSE
8 7 (1.38%) MCTS
9 6 (1.18%) CEH
10 3 (0.59%) IBM Certification
11 2 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.39%) VCDX
11 2 (0.39%) NCDA
11 2 (0.39%) NCIE
11 2 (0.39%) VCAP
11 2 (0.39%) VTSP
11 2 (0.39%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.72%) QA
2 20 (3.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (3.55%) PCI DSS
4 13 (2.56%) SLA
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.58%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.99%) vSphere
5 3 (0.59%) ISA Server
5 3 (0.59%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.39%) Squid
6 2 (0.39%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.39%) Varnish
7 1 (0.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 35 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.79%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.59%) Foglight
5 2 (0.39%) Legato
5 2 (0.39%) Nagios
6 1 (0.20%) Puppet
6 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.20%) SCOM
6 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.20%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 157 (30.97%) Microsoft
2 78 (15.38%) Oracle
3 37 (7.30%) HP
4 20 (3.94%) Cisco
5 18 (3.55%) Business Objects
5 18 (3.55%) VMware
6 15 (2.96%) Google
6 15 (2.96%) CheckPoint
7 13 (2.56%) Apple
8 11 (2.17%) Cognos
8 11 (2.17%) Adobe
8 11 (2.17%) Citrix
9 9 (1.78%) Thunderhead
10 8 (1.58%) IBM
11 7 (1.38%) Sitecore
11 7 (1.38%) Red Gate
12 6 (1.18%) LogRhythm
12 6 (1.18%) JD Edwards
12 6 (1.18%) SAP
13 5 (0.99%) Remedy
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 14 hours ago
Dartford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum 31 days holiday, pension, healthca
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Chatham, Kent
Vanquis Bank
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum depending upon experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 9 days ago
Chartham, Kent
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 9 days ago