The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 270 367 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.85% 34.59% 28.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.08% 56.72% 51.43%
Number of salaries quoted 229 318 205
Average salary £41,000 £39,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.45% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
599 647 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.92% 60.98% 55.35%
Number of salaries quoted 533 548 402
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
South East

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -7 30 £42,500 -0.58%
Dartford +3 25 £41,250 +17.85% 2
Tunbridge Wells -4 22 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Folkestone +3 15 £31,250 -16.66% 2
Chatham +3 13 £47,500 -
Stansted -11 7 £48,750 -51.25%
Canterbury -1 6 £26,500 -11.66% 1
Sittingbourne - 6 £40,000 - 1
West Malling -3 5 £41,500 +22.96% 2
Sevenoaks -3 5 £50,000 +17.64%
Tonbridge -6 5 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Gravesend - 2 £35,000 -
Longfield - 1 £35,000 -
Dover - 1 £27,000 -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 348 (52.02%) SQL Server
2 309 (46.19%) .NET
3 281 (42.00%) C#
4 265 (39.61%) T-SQL
5 239 (35.72%) Microsoft
6 159 (23.77%) ASP.NET
7 154 (23.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 144 (21.52%) Degree
9 140 (20.93%) Windows
9 140 (20.93%) MVC
10 128 (19.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 126 (18.83%) JavaScript
12 123 (18.39%) MS Excel
13 108 (16.14%) Business Intelligence
13 108 (16.14%) XML
14 105 (15.70%) Oracle
14 105 (15.70%) SQL Server 2008
15 100 (14.95%) HTML
16 99 (14.80%) Finance
17 95 (14.20%) WCF
18 88 (13.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 85 (12.71%) Performance Tuning
20 83 (12.41%) Relational Database
21 75 (11.21%) CSS
22 71 (10.61%) VB.NET
23 70 (10.46%) .NET Framework
24 69 (10.31%) ETL
25 68 (10.16%) ASP.NET MVC
26 67 (10.01%) Web Services
26 67 (10.01%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 53 (7.92%) IIS
2 20 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.94%) CMS
3 13 (1.94%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.79%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.20%) Apache
5 8 (1.20%) Documentum
5 8 (1.20%) FileNet
5 8 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (0.75%) Lync
8 3 (0.45%) Drupal
8 3 (0.45%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.15%) IBM Connections
9 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.15%) DNN
9 1 (0.15%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.15%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 123 (18.39%) MS Excel
2 39 (5.83%) MS Office
3 11 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (1.64%) Photoshop
4 8 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.45%) FastStats
6 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (2.09%) Google Analytics
2 10 (1.49%) Oracle CRM
3 6 (0.90%) WebTrends
3 6 (0.90%) Magento
4 5 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.45%) nopCommerce
6 3 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.39%) SaaS
3 4 (0.60%) IaaS
4 3 (0.45%) Office 365
5 2 (0.30%) PaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.59%) Firewall
2 22 (3.29%) SAN
3 19 (2.84%) DNS
4 15 (2.24%) VPN
5 11 (1.64%) DHCP
6 10 (1.49%) iSCSI
7 9 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (1.35%) Internet
7 9 (1.35%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.20%) HTTP
9 7 (1.05%) CTI
10 6 (0.90%) LAN
10 6 (0.90%) WAN
11 5 (0.75%) FTP
12 3 (0.45%) VLAN
12 3 (0.45%) MPLS
12 3 (0.45%) Wireless
12 3 (0.45%) LDAP
12 3 (0.45%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.30%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (52.02%) SQL Server
2 154 (23.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 128 (19.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 105 (15.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 88 (13.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 83 (12.41%) Relational Database
7 61 (9.12%) Data Warehouse
8 50 (7.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 47 (7.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 40 (5.98%) OLAP
11 33 (4.93%) RDBMS
12 30 (4.48%) MySQL
13 29 (4.33%) Oracle Database
14 25 (3.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 22 (3.29%) DTS
15 22 (3.29%) SQL CLR
16 20 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
17 14 (2.09%) SQLite
18 12 (1.79%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
19 11 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 30 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (4.04%) SoapUI
3 25 (3.74%) Visual Studio
4 24 (3.59%) Ranorex
5 14 (2.09%) Eclipse
6 12 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
6 12 (1.79%) Xcode
7 11 (1.64%) Ant
8 9 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 9 (1.35%) JUnit
9 8 (1.20%) IntelliJ
9 8 (1.20%) jMock
9 8 (1.20%) Selenium
9 8 (1.20%) Subversion
9 8 (1.20%) EasyMock
10 7 (1.05%) NUnit
11 6 (0.90%) TestDirector
11 6 (0.90%) LoadRunner
11 6 (0.90%) JIRA
11 6 (0.90%) Jasmine
General
1 99 (14.80%) Finance
2 31 (4.63%) Marketing
3 15 (2.24%) Retail
4 10 (1.49%) Back Office
4 10 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.20%) Legal
6 5 (0.75%) Advertising
6 5 (0.75%) Games
7 4 (0.60%) Publishing
7 4 (0.60%) Banking
8 3 (0.45%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.30%) Automotive
9 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.30%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.15%) Billing
10 1 (0.15%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Law
10 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 312 (46.64%) Developer
2 109 (16.29%) Analyst
3 101 (15.10%) .NET Developer
4 86 (12.86%) DBA
5 77 (11.51%) SQL Developer
6 63 (9.42%) SQL DBA
6 63 (9.42%) C# Developer
7 56 (8.37%) C# .NET Developer
8 48 (7.17%) ASP.NET Developer
9 42 (6.28%) SQL Server Developer
9 42 (6.28%) SQL Server DBA
10 41 (6.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 40 (5.98%) Administrator
12 39 (5.83%) Software Engineer
13 37 (5.53%) Consultant
14 34 (5.08%) Web Developer
14 34 (5.08%) Software Developer
15 30 (4.48%) Programmer
16 28 (4.19%) Test Engineer
17 25 (3.74%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (46.19%) .NET
2 159 (23.77%) ASP.NET
3 108 (16.14%) XML
4 100 (14.95%) HTML
5 95 (14.20%) WCF
6 75 (11.21%) CSS
7 70 (10.46%) .NET Framework
8 68 (10.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 67 (10.01%) Web Services
10 57 (8.52%) WinForms
11 56 (8.37%) WPF
12 53 (7.92%) jQuery
13 47 (7.03%) SOAP
14 38 (5.68%) HTML5
15 28 (4.19%) Ajax
15 28 (4.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 24 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 23 (3.44%) CSS3
18 21 (3.14%) KnockoutJS
18 21 (3.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.37%) Computer Science
1 56 (8.37%) Enterprise Software
2 47 (7.03%) N-Tier
3 40 (5.98%) Replication
4 30 (4.48%) NHS
4 30 (4.48%) Clustering
5 28 (4.19%) Visualisation
6 26 (3.89%) SystemC
7 20 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 18 (2.69%) Mobile App
9 14 (2.09%) Client/Server
10 13 (1.94%) Mathematics
11 11 (1.64%) Physics
12 10 (1.49%) W3C
13 8 (1.20%) Chemistry
14 5 (0.75%) Open Source
14 5 (0.75%) Social Media
14 5 (0.75%) AS400
15 4 (0.60%) HACMP
15 4 (0.60%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 140 (20.93%) Windows
2 35 (5.23%) Linux
3 30 (4.48%) UNIX
4 23 (3.44%) Apple iOS
4 23 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (2.69%) Android
6 16 (2.39%) AIX
7 14 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.49%) Windows 7
9 9 (1.35%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.60%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.45%) Debian
14 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.15%) CentOS
15 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (20.93%) MVC
2 108 (16.14%) Business Intelligence
3 85 (12.71%) Performance Tuning
4 69 (10.31%) ETL
5 67 (10.01%) Scrum
6 66 (9.87%) Unit Testing
6 66 (9.87%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (9.27%) OO
8 54 (8.07%) TDD
8 54 (8.07%) Software Engineering
9 52 (7.77%) Migration
10 48 (7.17%) System Testing
11 45 (6.73%) Data Modelling
12 42 (6.28%) E-Commerce
13 41 (6.13%) Web Development
14 38 (5.68%) SOA
15 35 (5.23%) Test Automation
16 31 (4.63%) CRM
16 31 (4.63%) OOP
17 29 (4.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 281 (42.00%) C#
2 265 (39.61%) T-SQL
3 126 (18.83%) JavaScript
4 71 (10.61%) VB.NET
5 49 (7.32%) PL/SQL
6 39 (5.83%) Java
7 31 (4.63%) C
8 22 (3.29%) VB
9 21 (3.14%) PowerShell
10 15 (2.24%) PHP
11 12 (1.79%) Objective-C
12 8 (1.20%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.20%) XPath
12 8 (1.20%) VB6
13 7 (1.05%) VBA
14 6 (0.90%) VBScript
15 4 (0.60%) C++
15 4 (0.60%) Python
15 4 (0.60%) XAML
15 4 (0.60%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 144 (21.52%) Degree
2 56 (8.37%) ISEB
3 51 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (3.29%) ISTQB
5 14 (2.09%) MCITP
6 13 (1.94%) MCDBA
7 12 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (1.35%) CISSP
8 9 (1.35%) MCSE
8 9 (1.35%) MCSA
9 7 (1.05%) MCTS
10 5 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.60%) Sun Certification
11 4 (0.60%) OCP
11 4 (0.60%) CEH
12 3 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.45%) IBM Certification
12 3 (0.45%) PhD
13 2 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.30%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.53%) QA
2 22 (3.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (2.39%) SLA
4 12 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (2.39%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.94%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.75%) vSphere
5 4 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.60%) SRDF
6 3 (0.45%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.45%) Varnish
6 3 (0.45%) Squid
6 3 (0.45%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.15%) XenApp
8 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.15%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 32 (4.78%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.75%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.75%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.60%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.45%) Nagios
5 3 (0.45%) Foglight
6 2 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.30%) Legato
7 1 (0.15%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.15%) Puppet
7 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.15%) SCOM
7 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 239 (35.72%) Microsoft
2 105 (15.70%) Oracle
3 34 (5.08%) HP
4 22 (3.29%) Business Objects
5 21 (3.14%) VMware
6 17 (2.54%) Google
6 17 (2.54%) IBM
7 16 (2.39%) Cisco
8 15 (2.24%) Xamarin
9 14 (2.09%) JBoss
10 13 (1.94%) Adobe
11 11 (1.64%) Cognos
12 10 (1.49%) Citrix
12 10 (1.49%) CheckPoint
12 10 (1.49%) Remedy
12 10 (1.49%) DevExpress
13 8 (1.20%) SAP
13 8 (1.20%) Metastorm
13 8 (1.20%) Open Text
13 8 (1.20%) Thunderhead
West Malling, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £34000 - £37000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kent
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £32,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chartham, Kent
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + pension, bonus, breakfast, gym
Posted: 9 days ago
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Kent
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 17000-20000 Per Annum Plus Benefits and Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Dartford
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive Depending On Experience
Posted: 23 days ago