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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 275 386 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 28.68% 31.85% 21.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.02% 57.78% 47.52%
Number of salaries quoted 250 283 225
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
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
561 668 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 58.50% 55.12% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 498 537 491
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,450 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells -11 30 £38,750 -18.42% 5
Maidstone +5 29 £37,500 +4.16% 4
Tonbridge +6 21 £55,000 +25.00% 1
Canterbury -6 12 £31,500 +26.00% 1
Sevenoaks -1 11 £21,500 -54.73%
Folkestone +2 9 £32,500 -7.14%
Dartford 0 9 £37,500 -21.05% 5
Rochester - 9 £30,000 - 1
West Malling -5 5 £42,500 -17.07% 5
Sittingbourne -2 3 £41,500 -6.47%
Chatham -6 2 £51,250 +7.89% 1
Whitstable - 2 £24,750 -
Dover +7 1 - -
Deal - 1 £37,500 -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

1 211 (42.03%) SQL Server
2 210 (41.83%) .NET
3 161 (32.07%) Microsoft
4 157 (31.27%) C#
5 139 (27.69%) T-SQL
6 131 (26.10%) HTML
7 122 (24.30%) ASP.NET
8 113 (22.51%) XML
9 106 (21.12%) JavaScript
10 104 (20.72%) Windows
11 101 (20.12%) MVC
12 98 (19.52%) Web Services
12 98 (19.52%) Agile Software Development
13 90 (17.93%) Degree
14 87 (17.33%) Java
15 86 (17.13%) Finance
16 80 (15.94%) CSS
16 80 (15.94%) MS Excel
17 74 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
18 72 (14.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 67 (13.35%) Linux
20 65 (12.95%) SQL Server 2008
21 63 (12.55%) MySQL
22 60 (11.95%) OOD
23 59 (11.75%) jQuery
24 58 (11.55%) WCF
24 58 (11.55%) .NET Framework
25 57 (11.35%) Scrum
26 56 (11.16%) ASP.NET MVC
27 55 (10.96%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 34 (6.77%) Apache
2 32 (6.37%) SharePoint
3 30 (5.98%) SAS
4 25 (4.98%) CMS
5 24 (4.78%) Tomcat
6 22 (4.38%) JBoss
6 22 (4.38%) Cloud Foundry
7 17 (3.39%) IIS
8 12 (2.39%) MS Exchange
9 8 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.80%) WordPress
11 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.60%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.40%) Drupal
13 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.40%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.40%) Lync
13 2 (0.40%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 80 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 47 (9.36%) MS Office
3 19 (3.78%) Photoshop
4 16 (3.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (3.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.60%) SPSS
7 2 (0.40%) PrintSoft PReS
7 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.40%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.60%) Magento
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.59%) SaaS
2 7 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 35 (6.97%) Internet
2 28 (5.58%) Firewall
3 10 (1.99%) DNS
4 8 (1.59%) HTTP
5 7 (1.39%) WAN
5 7 (1.39%) SMTP
6 5 (1.00%) SSL
6 5 (1.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.00%) VPN
7 4 (0.80%) DHCP
7 4 (0.80%) LAN
8 3 (0.60%) Intranet
8 3 (0.60%) SAN
8 3 (0.60%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.60%) Network Security
9 2 (0.40%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.40%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.40%) IPv4
9 2 (0.40%) IPsec
9 2 (0.40%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (42.03%) SQL Server
2 72 (14.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 65 (12.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 63 (12.55%) MySQL
5 55 (10.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (7.17%) Relational Database
7 34 (6.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (4.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 20 (3.98%) Oracle Database
11 13 (2.59%) Big Data
12 10 (1.99%) OLAP
12 10 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (1.59%) Oracle9i Database
13 8 (1.59%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.59%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 7 (1.39%) Redis
15 6 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (1.20%) MongoDB
15 6 (1.20%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 49 (9.76%) Ant
1 49 (9.76%) Eclipse
2 32 (6.37%) JIRA
3 30 (5.98%) Visual Studio
4 28 (5.58%) Git (software)
5 26 (5.18%) Maven
5 26 (5.18%) SoapUI
6 24 (4.78%) Subversion
6 24 (4.78%) JUnit
7 22 (4.38%) TestNG
8 13 (2.59%) Oracle Forms
9 11 (2.19%) Selenium
10 10 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
12 6 (1.20%) ReSharper
12 6 (1.20%) LoadRunner
13 5 (1.00%) NCrunch
13 5 (1.00%) Jasmine
13 5 (1.00%) Fiddler
14 4 (0.80%) TestDirector
General
1 86 (17.13%) Finance
2 24 (4.78%) Marketing
3 20 (3.98%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.99%) Publishing
5 12 (2.39%) Polish Language
6 9 (1.79%) Banking
7 7 (1.39%) Legal
8 4 (0.80%) French Language
9 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.60%) German Language
10 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.40%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.40%) Electronics
10 2 (0.40%) Back Office
10 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 259 (51.59%) Developer
2 129 (25.70%) Analyst
3 79 (15.74%) .NET Developer
4 52 (10.36%) C# Developer
5 51 (10.16%) Java Developer
6 47 (9.36%) C# .NET Developer
7 44 (8.76%) DBA
8 43 (8.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 41 (8.17%) SQL DBA
10 33 (6.57%) SQL Developer
11 32 (6.37%) Junior
12 30 (5.98%) Web Developer
13 29 (5.78%) SQL Server DBA
14 28 (5.58%) Support Analyst
15 27 (5.38%) Senior Developer
16 26 (5.18%) Administrator
17 25 (4.98%) Test Analyst
18 23 (4.58%) Junior Developer
18 23 (4.58%) Senior Java Developer
19 21 (4.18%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (41.83%) .NET
2 131 (26.10%) HTML
3 122 (24.30%) ASP.NET
4 113 (22.51%) XML
5 98 (19.52%) Web Services
6 80 (15.94%) CSS
7 59 (11.75%) jQuery
8 58 (11.55%) WCF
8 58 (11.55%) .NET Framework
9 56 (11.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 53 (10.56%) HTML5
11 51 (10.16%) ASP.NET Web API
12 48 (9.56%) J2EE
13 47 (9.36%) JSP
14 46 (9.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 43 (8.57%) SOAP
16 38 (7.57%) AngularJS
17 35 (6.97%) JSON
18 33 (6.57%) CSS3
19 28 (5.58%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 74 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (10.16%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (5.78%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.98%) W3C
5 17 (3.39%) Data Integration
6 12 (2.39%) Clustering
7 11 (2.19%) Replication
7 11 (2.19%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.19%) Inversion of Control
8 9 (1.79%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.20%) AS400
10 5 (1.00%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.00%) Blog
11 4 (0.80%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.60%) Social Media
12 3 (0.60%) GIS
12 3 (0.60%) NHS
12 3 (0.60%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.60%) BBC
13 2 (0.40%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 104 (20.72%) Windows
2 67 (13.35%) Linux
3 26 (5.18%) UNIX
4 16 (3.19%) Android
5 15 (2.99%) Windows Phone
6 9 (1.79%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.39%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.20%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.40%) Solaris
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (20.12%) MVC
2 98 (19.52%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (11.95%) OOD
4 57 (11.35%) Scrum
5 51 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
6 44 (8.76%) OOP
7 41 (8.17%) OO
8 39 (7.77%) Unit Testing
9 38 (7.57%) Data Analysis
9 38 (7.57%) TDD
10 35 (6.97%) Performance Tuning
11 34 (6.77%) Software Engineering
12 32 (6.37%) UML
13 31 (6.18%) Software Testing
14 29 (5.78%) Domain-Driven Design
15 28 (5.58%) MVVM
16 26 (5.18%) Dependency Injection
16 26 (5.18%) RUP
17 25 (4.98%) Software Architecture
17 25 (4.98%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 157 (31.27%) C#
2 139 (27.69%) T-SQL
3 106 (21.12%) JavaScript
4 87 (17.33%) Java
5 36 (7.17%) VB.NET
6 30 (5.98%) VB
7 27 (5.38%) PL/SQL
8 25 (4.98%) AspectJ
9 20 (3.98%) VBA
10 15 (2.99%) PHP
11 12 (2.39%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.19%) VB6
13 10 (1.99%) R
14 7 (1.39%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.20%) C++
16 5 (1.00%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.00%) C
16 5 (1.00%) Python
17 4 (0.80%) Perl
17 4 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 90 (17.93%) Degree
2 16 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (2.19%) MCSE
4 10 (1.99%) CCNA
5 6 (1.20%) ISEB
6 5 (1.00%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.60%) MCSA
8 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.20%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.20%) CCNP
9 1 (0.20%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.20%) CCDP
9 1 (0.20%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.38%) SLA
2 23 (4.58%) QA
3 10 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (4.58%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.79%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.39%) Terminal Services
5 5 (1.00%) XenApp
6 4 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.40%) vSphere
8 1 (0.20%) vCloud
8 1 (0.20%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.80%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.40%) SCCM
3 2 (0.40%) HAProxy
3 2 (0.40%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.20%) Puppet
4 1 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 161 (32.07%) Microsoft
2 51 (10.16%) Oracle
3 22 (4.38%) IBM
4 17 (3.39%) Twitter
4 17 (3.39%) Adobe
5 16 (3.19%) Cisco
6 14 (2.79%) Citrix
7 12 (2.39%) HP
8 11 (2.19%) VMware
9 6 (1.20%) Apple
10 5 (1.00%) Xamarin
10 5 (1.00%) Sybase
10 5 (1.00%) Dell
11 4 (0.80%) Google
11 4 (0.80%) SonicWALL
11 4 (0.80%) Macromedia
11 4 (0.80%) SAP
11 4 (0.80%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.60%) Facebook
12 3 (0.60%) Sony
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stansted, Essex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tonbridge, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Stansted, Essex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
C&M Travel Recruitment
Salary: From £19,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
@ITS
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 - £55,000 + beneifts
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago