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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 193 365 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.98% 31.04% 23.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.71% 54.15% 47.44%
Number of salaries quoted 171 339 159
Average salary £39,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
486 674 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 47.79% 57.31% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 424 610 346
Average salary £41,000 £44,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.34% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 25 £33,500 -7.58% 1
Dartford -9 14 £38,750 -13.88% 5
Tunbridge Wells -4 11 £42,500 -10.52% 5
Maidstone -3 10 £45,000 -25.00% 2
West Malling - 5 £52,500 - 1
Sittingbourne -4 4 £47,500 +26.66% 4
Rochester +2 2 £31,500 +14.54%
Chatham -1 2 £28,500 -43.00%
Whitstable - 2 £60,000 -
Tonbridge -3 1 £15,000 -62.50%
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 219 (47.71%) SQL Server
2 187 (40.74%) C#
3 185 (40.31%) .NET
4 170 (37.04%) T-SQL
5 132 (28.76%) Microsoft
6 111 (24.18%) XML
6 111 (24.18%) Degree
7 99 (21.57%) HTML
8 98 (21.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 90 (19.61%) ASP.NET
10 86 (18.74%) ETL
11 83 (18.08%) Oracle
11 83 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
12 82 (17.86%) JavaScript
13 78 (16.99%) MVC
14 75 (16.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 71 (15.47%) MS Excel
16 69 (15.03%) Windows
17 65 (14.16%) VB.NET
18 64 (13.94%) Finance
19 61 (13.29%) CSS
19 61 (13.29%) Business Intelligence
20 59 (12.85%) Migration
21 51 (11.11%) PL/SQL
21 51 (11.11%) System Testing
22 50 (10.89%) Web Services
23 49 (10.68%) SOAP
23 49 (10.68%) Unit Testing
24 47 (10.24%) SQL Server 2008
25 46 (10.02%) TDD

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 24 (5.23%) IIS
2 23 (5.01%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.40%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.96%) Documentum
5 8 (1.74%) Apache
6 6 (1.31%) CMS
6 6 (1.31%) JBoss
7 4 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.87%) Lync
7 4 (0.87%) SAS
8 3 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.44%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.22%) Drupal
10 1 (0.22%) DNN
10 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.22%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 71 (15.47%) MS Excel
2 43 (9.37%) MS Office
3 7 (1.53%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.65%) FastStats
6 3 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.44%) SPSS
8 1 (0.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) WebTrends
1 3 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.44%) Magento
2 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.44%) INSURE/90
2 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.22%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.31%) SaaS
2 6 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.87%) IaaS
4 3 (0.65%) Office 365
5 2 (0.44%) PaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.58%) Firewall
2 19 (4.14%) Internet
3 14 (3.05%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.61%) LAN
4 12 (2.61%) WAN
5 9 (1.96%) SAN
5 9 (1.96%) CTI
6 6 (1.31%) DHCP
7 5 (1.09%) VPN
8 4 (0.87%) HTTP
8 4 (0.87%) DNS
9 3 (0.65%) FTP
9 3 (0.65%) Wireless
9 3 (0.65%) Intranet
9 3 (0.65%) MPLS
9 3 (0.65%) VLAN
10 2 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.44%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.44%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (47.71%) SQL Server
2 98 (21.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 75 (16.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 47 (10.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 42 (9.15%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (8.93%) Relational Database
7 40 (8.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 36 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
9 21 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (4.36%) DTS
10 20 (4.36%) DataStage
10 20 (4.36%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (3.49%) MySQL
12 13 (2.83%) OLAP
13 10 (2.18%) Big Data
14 8 (1.74%) NoSQL
14 8 (1.74%) QlikView
15 7 (1.53%) OLTP
15 7 (1.53%) SQL CLR
16 5 (1.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 29 (6.32%) SoapUI
2 25 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (4.79%) Ranorex
4 15 (3.27%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.18%) Selenium
6 9 (1.96%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.74%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.31%) AdminStudio
8 6 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (1.09%) Ant
9 5 (1.09%) NUnit
10 4 (0.87%) TestNG
10 4 (0.87%) FitNesse
10 4 (0.87%) Subversion
10 4 (0.87%) JIRA
10 4 (0.87%) TestDirector
10 4 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (0.87%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.87%) JUnit
11 3 (0.65%) Maven
General
1 64 (13.94%) Finance
2 30 (6.54%) Marketing
3 12 (2.61%) Banking
4 9 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.96%) Legal
5 5 (1.09%) Advertising
6 4 (0.87%) Retail
6 4 (0.87%) Publishing
7 3 (0.65%) Games
8 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.44%) Automotive
9 1 (0.22%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Back Office
9 1 (0.22%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 208 (45.32%) Developer
2 67 (14.60%) Analyst
3 62 (13.51%) .NET Developer
4 58 (12.64%) Consultant
5 46 (10.02%) SQL Developer
6 32 (6.97%) C# Developer
6 32 (6.97%) Test Engineer
7 28 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 28 (6.10%) ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (5.45%) Graduate
9 22 (4.79%) DBA
9 22 (4.79%) Web Developer
10 21 (4.58%) Tester
11 20 (4.36%) SQL Server Developer
12 19 (4.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 19 (4.14%) Senior Developer
12 19 (4.14%) Automation Engineer
13 18 (3.92%) SQL DBA
14 17 (3.70%) Support Analyst
15 16 (3.49%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (40.31%) .NET
2 111 (24.18%) XML
3 99 (21.57%) HTML
4 90 (19.61%) ASP.NET
5 61 (13.29%) CSS
6 50 (10.89%) Web Services
7 49 (10.68%) SOAP
8 42 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (7.41%) jQuery
10 30 (6.54%) WCF
11 27 (5.88%) .NET Framework
12 26 (5.66%) HTML5
12 26 (5.66%) REST
13 21 (4.58%) CSS3
14 18 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 18 (3.92%) WinForms
14 18 (3.92%) WPF
15 16 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 15 (3.27%) ASP.NET Web API
17 12 (2.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.63%) Enterprise Software
2 34 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.88%) Visualisation
4 25 (5.45%) Computer Science
5 22 (4.79%) Management Information System
5 22 (4.79%) AS400
6 14 (3.05%) Replication
6 14 (3.05%) N-Tier
7 11 (2.40%) NHS
8 8 (1.74%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.53%) Clustering
9 7 (1.53%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.53%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.31%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.31%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (1.31%) W3C
11 5 (1.09%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (0.87%) Open Source
12 4 (0.87%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 69 (15.03%) Windows
2 29 (6.32%) Linux
3 22 (4.79%) AIX
4 20 (4.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.96%) UNIX
6 8 (1.74%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.87%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.65%) Android
10 2 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.22%) OS/400
11 1 (0.22%) HPUX
11 1 (0.22%) Solaris
11 1 (0.22%) CentOS
11 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (18.74%) ETL
2 83 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (16.99%) MVC
4 61 (13.29%) Business Intelligence
5 59 (12.85%) Migration
6 51 (11.11%) System Testing
7 49 (10.68%) Unit Testing
8 46 (10.02%) TDD
9 43 (9.37%) Scrum
10 40 (8.71%) OO
11 35 (7.63%) Test Automation
12 34 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
13 33 (7.19%) E-Commerce
14 30 (6.54%) Software Engineering
15 29 (6.32%) Project Management
16 27 (5.88%) Regression Testing
16 27 (5.88%) Automation Testing
17 26 (5.66%) Data Analysis
18 24 (5.23%) Change Management
18 24 (5.23%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 187 (40.74%) C#
2 170 (37.04%) T-SQL
3 82 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 65 (14.16%) VB.NET
5 51 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 38 (8.28%) Java
7 18 (3.92%) VB
8 17 (3.70%) PHP
9 10 (2.18%) VBA
10 9 (1.96%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.53%) RPG
11 7 (1.53%) VB6
11 7 (1.53%) XPath
12 6 (1.31%) VBScript
13 4 (0.87%) RPG IV
14 3 (0.65%) PHP5
15 2 (0.44%) RPG/400
15 2 (0.44%) C
16 1 (0.22%) C++
16 1 (0.22%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 111 (24.18%) Degree
2 35 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (7.19%) ISEB
4 13 (2.83%) CISSP
5 12 (2.61%) MCITP
6 11 (2.40%) MCDBA
7 6 (1.31%) CEH
7 6 (1.31%) MCTS
8 4 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.87%) MCSA
9 3 (0.65%) IBM Certification
9 3 (0.65%) MCSE
9 3 (0.65%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.44%) VCAP
10 2 (0.44%) VTSP
10 2 (0.44%) NCDA
10 2 (0.44%) NCIE
10 2 (0.44%) VCDX
10 2 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.75%) QA
2 22 (4.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (4.36%) PCI DSS
4 12 (2.61%) SLA
5 2 (0.44%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (4.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.40%) vSphere
4 8 (1.74%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.53%) XenApp
6 6 (1.31%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.31%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.65%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 28 (6.10%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.31%) SCCM
2 6 (1.31%) WSUS
3 3 (0.65%) Foglight
4 2 (0.44%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.44%) Legato
5 1 (0.22%) SCOM
5 1 (0.22%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.22%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 132 (28.76%) Microsoft
2 83 (18.08%) Oracle
3 30 (6.54%) HP
4 22 (4.79%) Cisco
4 22 (4.79%) VMware
5 17 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 16 (3.49%) Apple
6 16 (3.49%) Citrix
7 15 (3.27%) Business Objects
8 11 (2.40%) Thunderhead
9 10 (2.18%) Cognos
9 10 (2.18%) Adobe
10 8 (1.74%) Twitter
10 8 (1.74%) IBM
11 7 (1.53%) Red Gate
12 6 (1.31%) LogRhythm
12 6 (1.31%) Google
12 6 (1.31%) Wyse
13 5 (1.09%) Telerik
14 4 (0.87%) Neolane
Folkestone, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne, Kent
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Other Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: competitive salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Sevenoaks
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Dartford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago