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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 227 391 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.17% 35.58% 27.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.77% 59.51% 50.23%
Number of salaries quoted 189 344 183
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 £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
496 657 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 48.44% 59.78% 53.98%
Number of salaries quoted 428 558 383
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Maidstone -6 25 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Dartford -2 23 £41,250 +17.85% 3
Folkestone +1 19 £31,250 -13.79%
Tunbridge Wells -4 11 £47,500 +0.52%
Chatham -4 6 £46,250 +92.70%
West Malling +1 3 £35,500 -21.11%
Sittingbourne - 3 £40,000 - 3
Canterbury -9 2 £52,500 +54.41% 1
Whitstable - 2 £60,000 -
Dover -1 1 £27,000 -22.85%
Tonbridge -7 1 £37,500 -1.31% 2
Gravesend - 1 £35,000 -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 286 (51.25%) SQL Server
2 242 (43.37%) .NET
3 236 (42.29%) C#
4 209 (37.46%) T-SQL
5 175 (31.36%) Microsoft
6 141 (25.27%) Degree
7 121 (21.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 118 (21.15%) ASP.NET
9 110 (19.71%) JavaScript
10 108 (19.35%) XML
11 101 (18.10%) Windows
12 97 (17.38%) MVC
13 96 (17.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 91 (16.31%) HTML
15 85 (15.23%) MS Excel
16 82 (14.70%) Finance
17 80 (14.34%) Oracle
18 70 (12.54%) ETL
19 69 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
19 69 (12.37%) VB.NET
20 66 (11.83%) WCF
20 66 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008
21 62 (11.11%) CSS
22 56 (10.04%) Performance Tuning
23 55 (9.86%) ISEB
23 55 (9.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 53 (9.50%) TDD
24 53 (9.50%) System Testing
24 53 (9.50%) Migration
24 53 (9.50%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 45 (8.06%) IIS
2 18 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.15%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.43%) Documentum
4 8 (1.43%) CMS
4 8 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.25%) Apache
6 4 (0.72%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.72%) Lync
7 3 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.18%) SAS
8 1 (0.18%) DNN
8 1 (0.18%) Drupal
8 1 (0.18%) IBM Connections
8 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 85 (15.23%) MS Excel
2 42 (7.53%) MS Office
3 11 (1.97%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.54%) FastStats
6 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (2.51%) Google Analytics
2 10 (1.79%) Oracle CRM
3 7 (1.25%) WebTrends
4 6 (1.08%) Magento
5 4 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.36%) INSURE/90
8 1 (0.18%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.15%) SaaS
3 4 (0.72%) IaaS
4 3 (0.54%) Office 365
5 2 (0.36%) PaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.41%) Firewall
2 15 (2.69%) Internet
3 14 (2.51%) SAN
4 12 (2.15%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.97%) DNS
6 10 (1.79%) DHCP
7 8 (1.43%) HTTP
8 7 (1.25%) FTP
8 7 (1.25%) VPN
8 7 (1.25%) CTI
9 6 (1.08%) LAN
9 6 (1.08%) WAN
10 5 (0.90%) Intranet
11 4 (0.72%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.54%) MPLS
12 3 (0.54%) Wireless
12 3 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (0.54%) VLAN
12 3 (0.54%) LDAP
12 3 (0.54%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (51.25%) SQL Server
2 121 (21.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 96 (17.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 66 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 55 (9.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 52 (9.32%) Relational Database
7 45 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (5.02%) SQL Server 2005
8 28 (5.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 27 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
10 23 (4.12%) OLAP
11 20 (3.58%) MySQL
12 17 (3.05%) DTS
12 17 (3.05%) SQL CLR
13 12 (2.15%) DataStage
14 11 (1.97%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.79%) OLTP
15 10 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 9 (1.61%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 9 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (5.73%) SoapUI
2 31 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (5.02%) Ranorex
4 21 (3.76%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.61%) Selenium
6 8 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (1.25%) NUnit
8 6 (1.08%) LoadRunner
8 6 (1.08%) Xcode
8 6 (1.08%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.08%) TestDirector
8 6 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (1.08%) JIRA
9 4 (0.72%) ReSharper
9 4 (0.72%) MSBuild
9 4 (0.72%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (0.72%) Maven
9 4 (0.72%) FitNesse
9 4 (0.72%) Fiddler
10 3 (0.54%) NetBeans
General
1 82 (14.70%) Finance
2 31 (5.56%) Marketing
3 16 (2.87%) Retail
4 9 (1.61%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.08%) Advertising
5 6 (1.08%) Publishing
6 5 (0.90%) Games
6 5 (0.90%) Legal
7 3 (0.54%) Banking
8 2 (0.36%) Automotive
8 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.36%) Back Office
8 2 (0.36%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.18%) Law
9 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.18%) Billing
9 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 252 (45.16%) Developer
2 95 (17.03%) Analyst
3 78 (13.98%) .NET Developer
4 54 (9.68%) SQL Developer
5 49 (8.78%) DBA
6 43 (7.71%) Consultant
6 43 (7.71%) C# Developer
7 40 (7.17%) SQL DBA
8 39 (6.99%) C# .NET Developer
9 33 (5.91%) ASP.NET Developer
10 32 (5.73%) Test Engineer
11 31 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
12 30 (5.38%) Web Developer
12 30 (5.38%) Software Developer
13 29 (5.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 27 (4.84%) Tester
14 27 (4.84%) Software Engineer
15 26 (4.66%) Senior Developer
16 25 (4.48%) Programmer
17 24 (4.30%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (43.37%) .NET
2 118 (21.15%) ASP.NET
3 108 (19.35%) XML
4 91 (16.31%) HTML
5 66 (11.83%) WCF
6 62 (11.11%) CSS
7 52 (9.32%) SOAP
8 45 (8.06%) Web Services
9 44 (7.89%) .NET Framework
10 43 (7.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 42 (7.53%) jQuery
12 37 (6.63%) WPF
12 37 (6.63%) WinForms
13 30 (5.38%) HTML5
14 24 (4.30%) CSS3
15 23 (4.12%) AngularJS
16 21 (3.76%) REST
17 20 (3.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 19 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 18 (3.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.71%) Computer Science
2 36 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (5.02%) Visualisation
3 28 (5.02%) NHS
4 25 (4.48%) N-Tier
5 23 (4.12%) Management Information System
5 23 (4.12%) Replication
6 15 (2.69%) Clustering
7 14 (2.51%) AS400
8 12 (2.15%) SystemC
8 12 (2.15%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.61%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.25%) Physics
10 7 (1.25%) Chemistry
11 5 (0.90%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.90%) W3C
11 5 (0.90%) Open Source
12 3 (0.54%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.54%) iPad
13 2 (0.36%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 101 (18.10%) Windows
2 25 (4.48%) Linux
3 18 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (2.87%) AIX
5 15 (2.69%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (2.15%) UNIX
8 10 (1.79%) Android
8 10 (1.79%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (0.90%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.54%) Debian
11 3 (0.54%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.18%) OS/400
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (17.38%) MVC
2 70 (12.54%) ETL
3 69 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
4 56 (10.04%) Performance Tuning
5 53 (9.50%) System Testing
5 53 (9.50%) Migration
5 53 (9.50%) Scrum
5 53 (9.50%) TDD
6 51 (9.14%) Unit Testing
7 44 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (7.35%) OO
8 41 (7.35%) E-Commerce
9 39 (6.99%) Test Automation
10 38 (6.81%) Software Engineering
11 37 (6.63%) Web Development
12 34 (6.09%) Project Management
13 33 (5.91%) Regression Testing
14 31 (5.56%) CRM
15 29 (5.20%) Data Modelling
15 29 (5.20%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 236 (42.29%) C#
2 209 (37.46%) T-SQL
3 110 (19.71%) JavaScript
4 69 (12.37%) VB.NET
5 41 (7.35%) PL/SQL
6 37 (6.63%) Java
7 19 (3.41%) VB
8 15 (2.69%) C
9 13 (2.33%) PHP
10 10 (1.79%) PowerShell
11 8 (1.43%) VB6
11 8 (1.43%) XPath
12 7 (1.25%) VBA
13 6 (1.08%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.08%) VBScript
14 5 (0.90%) RPG
14 5 (0.90%) RPG IV
15 4 (0.72%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.72%) Python
16 3 (0.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 141 (25.27%) Degree
2 55 (9.86%) ISEB
3 46 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (3.23%) ISTQB
5 14 (2.51%) MCITP
6 13 (2.33%) CISSP
6 13 (2.33%) MCDBA
7 12 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (1.61%) MCSA
9 8 (1.43%) MCSE
10 7 (1.25%) MCTS
11 6 (1.08%) CEH
12 3 (0.54%) IBM Certification
13 2 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.36%) VCDX
13 2 (0.36%) NCDA
13 2 (0.36%) NCIE
13 2 (0.36%) VCAP
13 2 (0.36%) VTSP
13 2 (0.36%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.38%) QA
2 20 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (2.87%) PCI DSS
4 13 (2.33%) SLA
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.61%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.90%) vSphere
5 3 (0.54%) Varnish
5 3 (0.54%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.54%) ISA Server
5 3 (0.54%) Squid
6 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 36 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.90%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.54%) Nagios
4 3 (0.54%) Foglight
5 2 (0.36%) Legato
5 2 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.18%) Puppet
6 1 (0.18%) SCOM
6 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 175 (31.36%) Microsoft
2 80 (14.34%) Oracle
3 38 (6.81%) HP
4 19 (3.41%) VMware
5 18 (3.23%) Google
5 18 (3.23%) Business Objects
6 17 (3.05%) Cisco
7 13 (2.33%) Adobe
8 12 (2.15%) CheckPoint
9 11 (1.97%) Cognos
10 10 (1.79%) Apple
11 9 (1.61%) Citrix
11 9 (1.61%) Xamarin
12 8 (1.43%) Thunderhead
12 8 (1.43%) SAP
12 8 (1.43%) JD Edwards
13 7 (1.25%) Sitecore
13 7 (1.25%) IBM
13 7 (1.25%) Red Gate
14 6 (1.08%) LogRhythm
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kent
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
KH Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rochester, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tonbridge
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £47 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Kent
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 17000-20000 Per Annum Plus Pension and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidstone
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefit
Posted: 23 days ago