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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 266 264 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.29% 23.89% 34.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.99% 45.28% 57.08%
Number of salaries quoted 246 223 316
Average salary £37,250 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.14% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,600 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
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
649 583 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 59.27% 52.76% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 587 516 541
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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
Maidstone +5 46 £37,750 -11.17% 1
Tunbridge Wells -6 44 £30,500 -35.78%
Tonbridge +8 22 £47,500 -5.00%
Folkestone -7 11 £30,000 -4.00% 2
Canterbury -5 10 £32,292 -18.24% 4
Dartford -7 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Sevenoaks -5 9 £19,000 -62.00% 1
West Malling +3 6 £38,750 -6.62% 2
Dover +5 4 £33,000 +22.22% 2
Sittingbourne +3 4 £33,750 -15.62% 1
Deal - 3 £37,500 -
Whitstable - 2 £32,000 - 1
Chatham -5 1 £40,000 -17.52% 3
Rochester - 1 - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 192 (35.62%) .NET
2 164 (30.43%) C#
3 163 (30.24%) SQL Server
4 149 (27.64%) Microsoft
5 127 (23.56%) HTML
5 127 (23.56%) T-SQL
6 107 (19.85%) JavaScript
7 104 (19.29%) XML
8 103 (19.11%) ASP.NET
8 103 (19.11%) Finance
9 96 (17.81%) Oracle
9 96 (17.81%) MS Excel
10 94 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
11 86 (15.96%) CSS
11 86 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
12 85 (15.77%) Windows
13 79 (14.66%) Business Intelligence
14 77 (14.29%) MVC
15 76 (14.10%) Java
16 74 (13.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 73 (13.54%) Degree
18 70 (12.99%) UNIX
19 63 (11.69%) PL/SQL
19 63 (11.69%) Data Analysis
19 63 (11.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 63 (11.69%) Oracle Database
20 62 (11.50%) Scrum
21 59 (10.95%) jQuery
22 56 (10.39%) HTML5
22 56 (10.39%) Data Warehouse

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 33 (6.12%) IIS
2 24 (4.45%) SAS
3 23 (4.27%) Tomcat
4 21 (3.90%) SharePoint
4 21 (3.90%) Cloud Foundry
5 17 (3.15%) CMS
6 14 (2.60%) Apache
7 8 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.30%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.74%) JBoss
9 4 (0.74%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.56%) WordPress
10 3 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.56%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.37%) Lync
12 1 (0.19%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.19%) DNN
12 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.19%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 96 (17.81%) MS Excel
2 43 (7.98%) MS Office
3 7 (1.30%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.37%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.12%) SaaS
2 14 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.30%) Office 365
4 3 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.19%) PaaS
5 1 (0.19%) IaaS
5 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.45%) Internet
2 20 (3.71%) Firewall
3 12 (2.23%) DNS
4 9 (1.67%) HTTP
5 5 (0.93%) VoIP
5 5 (0.93%) SMTP
5 5 (0.93%) SAN
6 4 (0.74%) FTP
6 4 (0.74%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.56%) SSL
7 3 (0.56%) VLAN
7 3 (0.56%) Network Security
7 3 (0.56%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.37%) LTE
8 2 (0.37%) Skype
8 2 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.37%) IPv4
8 2 (0.37%) H.323
8 2 (0.37%) VPN
8 2 (0.37%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (30.24%) SQL Server
2 74 (13.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 63 (11.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 63 (11.69%) Oracle Database
4 56 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
5 55 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 40 (7.42%) MySQL
6 40 (7.42%) Oracle9i Database
7 39 (7.24%) OLAP
8 34 (6.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 30 (5.57%) Relational Database
10 28 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 28 (5.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 18 (3.34%) Big Data
12 14 (2.60%) SQL CLR
13 13 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (1.86%) Oracle Database 10g
15 8 (1.48%) MongoDB
15 8 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (1.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 53 (9.83%) Oracle Forms
2 34 (6.31%) Git (software)
3 33 (6.12%) Eclipse
4 32 (5.94%) Subversion
5 31 (5.75%) JIRA
6 30 (5.57%) Ant
7 25 (4.64%) Maven
8 14 (2.60%) Visual Studio
9 12 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (2.04%) Jasmine
11 9 (1.67%) Selenium
11 9 (1.67%) JUnit
12 8 (1.48%) LoadRunner
13 6 (1.11%) Oracle APEX
13 6 (1.11%) TestDirector
14 5 (0.93%) HP UFT
14 5 (0.93%) ReSharper
14 5 (0.93%) jMock
14 5 (0.93%) Hudson
14 5 (0.93%) SoapUI
General
1 103 (19.11%) Finance
2 23 (4.27%) Marketing
3 18 (3.34%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.86%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.67%) Polish Language
6 8 (1.48%) Legal
7 6 (1.11%) Italian Language
8 5 (0.93%) Publishing
9 4 (0.74%) French Language
10 3 (0.56%) German Language
11 2 (0.37%) Advertising
11 2 (0.37%) Games
11 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.37%) Back Office
11 2 (0.37%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 269 (49.91%) Developer
2 150 (27.83%) Analyst
3 53 (9.83%) .NET Developer
4 48 (8.91%) Junior
5 45 (8.35%) SQL Developer
6 43 (7.98%) Oracle Developer
6 43 (7.98%) C# Developer
7 38 (7.05%) DBA
8 36 (6.68%) Junior Developer
9 34 (6.31%) SQL DBA
9 34 (6.31%) Java Developer
10 33 (6.12%) Senior Developer
10 33 (6.12%) Support Analyst
10 33 (6.12%) MI Analyst
11 30 (5.57%) Web Developer
12 27 (5.01%) SQL Server DBA
12 27 (5.01%) C# .NET Developer
13 24 (4.45%) 1st Line Support
14 22 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
14 22 (4.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (35.62%) .NET
2 127 (23.56%) HTML
3 104 (19.29%) XML
4 103 (19.11%) ASP.NET
5 86 (15.96%) CSS
6 59 (10.95%) jQuery
7 56 (10.39%) HTML5
8 52 (9.65%) Web Services
9 50 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (7.61%) ASP.NET Web API
11 33 (6.12%) .NET Framework
12 32 (5.94%) WCF
12 32 (5.94%) CSS3
13 30 (5.57%) AngularJS
14 29 (5.38%) JSON
14 29 (5.38%) J2EE
15 27 (5.01%) JSP
15 27 (5.01%) Spring
16 25 (4.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 23 (4.27%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 86 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.01%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (4.64%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.23%) Data Integration
5 11 (2.04%) W3C
6 10 (1.86%) Clustering
7 8 (1.48%) Replication
8 7 (1.30%) Fixed Income
8 7 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (1.30%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (0.93%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.93%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.93%) PKI
11 4 (0.74%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.74%) Data Extraction
11 4 (0.74%) iSeries
12 3 (0.56%) Blog
12 3 (0.56%) NHS
12 3 (0.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 85 (15.77%) Windows
2 70 (12.99%) UNIX
3 55 (10.20%) Linux
4 14 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.86%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.67%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.11%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.11%) Android
8 5 (0.93%) CentOS
9 4 (0.74%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (14.66%) Business Intelligence
3 77 (14.29%) MVC
4 63 (11.69%) Data Analysis
5 62 (11.50%) Scrum
6 44 (8.16%) OOD
7 43 (7.98%) System Testing
8 36 (6.68%) OOP
9 35 (6.49%) OO
10 32 (5.94%) Performance Tuning
11 31 (5.75%) UML
12 30 (5.57%) Software Engineering
12 30 (5.57%) Business Analysis
13 28 (5.19%) TDD
13 28 (5.19%) Dashboard Development
13 28 (5.19%) Data Mapping
14 26 (4.82%) User Acceptance Testing
15 25 (4.64%) RUP
16 24 (4.45%) ETL
16 24 (4.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 164 (30.43%) C#
2 127 (23.56%) T-SQL
3 107 (19.85%) JavaScript
4 76 (14.10%) Java
5 63 (11.69%) PL/SQL
6 42 (7.79%) Shell Script
7 23 (4.27%) AspectJ
8 22 (4.08%) VBA
9 20 (3.71%) PowerShell
10 19 (3.53%) VB
10 19 (3.53%) VB.NET
11 18 (3.34%) PHP
12 14 (2.60%) C++
13 13 (2.41%) C
14 9 (1.67%) R
15 7 (1.30%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.30%) Python
16 6 (1.11%) VBScript
16 6 (1.11%) Perl
17 5 (0.93%) VB6
Qualifications
1 73 (13.54%) Degree
2 11 (2.04%) ISEB
2 11 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.11%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.93%) MCSE
4 5 (0.93%) MCSA
5 4 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.37%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.37%) MCP
6 2 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.37%) MCTS
7 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.19%) CCDE
7 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.19%) CCNP
7 1 (0.19%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.57%) SLA
2 22 (4.08%) QA
3 8 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.48%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.11%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.11%) vSphere
4 5 (0.93%) Docker
4 5 (0.93%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.56%) vCloud
6 3 (0.56%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.56%) XenApp
6 3 (0.56%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.19%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 7 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (1.30%) HAProxy
2 6 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.11%) Puppet
3 3 (0.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 149 (27.64%) Microsoft
2 96 (17.81%) Oracle
3 22 (4.08%) IBM
4 14 (2.60%) HP
5 12 (2.23%) VMware
5 12 (2.23%) Twitter
6 10 (1.86%) Macromedia
7 7 (1.30%) Citrix
7 7 (1.30%) Cisco
7 7 (1.30%) Adobe
7 7 (1.30%) SAP
8 6 (1.11%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.93%) Sybase
10 4 (0.74%) Apple
10 4 (0.74%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.74%) Informatica
10 4 (0.74%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.74%) Veeam
11 3 (0.56%) Teradata
11 3 (0.56%) Avaya
Whitstable, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kent
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum DOE Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Code Red Associates
Salary: 6 months fixed term salaried contract, £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Duke Hudson
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus x2 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago