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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 249 272 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.87% 28.42% 32.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.92% 49.01% 58.68%
Number of salaries quoted 224 246 293
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
567 555 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.07% 57.99% 55.46%
Number of salaries quoted 502 491 547
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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 +7 48 £35,000 -12.50% 2
West Malling -2 20 £27,500 -35.29% 2
Maidstone -10 12 £42,500 +13.33%
Stansted - 12 £50,000 - 1
Dartford +2 11 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Folkestone -3 9 £40,000 +23.07%
Chatham 0 7 £43,750 -14.63%
Westerham - 7 £29,500 -
Canterbury +6 5 £36,000 +14.28% 3
Tonbridge -7 5 £44,500 -19.09%
Sittingbourne -5 4 £40,000 -7.51% 1
Rochester +1 2 £31,250 +4.16%
Whitstable -1 2 £32,000 +45.45% 1
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 189 (38.10%) .NET
2 175 (35.28%) SQL Server
3 168 (33.87%) C#
4 160 (32.26%) HTML
5 145 (29.23%) Microsoft
5 145 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
6 142 (28.63%) JavaScript
7 124 (25.00%) XML
8 118 (23.79%) Oracle
9 115 (23.19%) Finance
10 112 (22.58%) CSS
11 105 (21.17%) Java
12 97 (19.56%) Windows
13 95 (19.15%) ASP.NET
14 89 (17.94%) MySQL
15 87 (17.54%) Degree
16 86 (17.34%) Web Development
17 85 (17.14%) MS Excel
18 78 (15.73%) PL/SQL
19 75 (15.12%) T-SQL
20 71 (14.31%) Scrum
21 63 (12.70%) Git (software)
22 62 (12.50%) MVC
23 61 (12.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 61 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
24 58 (11.69%) Linux
24 58 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
25 56 (11.29%) Web Services
26 55 (11.09%) ETL
27 54 (10.89%) E-Commerce

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (9.07%) WordPress
2 34 (6.85%) CMS
3 33 (6.65%) SharePoint
4 28 (5.65%) Apache
5 21 (4.23%) Cloud Foundry
5 21 (4.23%) Tomcat
6 16 (3.23%) JBoss
7 12 (2.42%) MS Exchange
8 9 (1.81%) IIS
9 7 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (1.21%) SAS
10 6 (1.21%) Skype for Business
11 5 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.81%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.60%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.40%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
15 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
15 1 (0.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 85 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.85%) MS Office
3 7 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) MS Project
4 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
1 16 (3.23%) Magento
2 14 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.81%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.20%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.24%) Bluemix
2 18 (3.63%) SaaS
3 15 (3.02%) Sage Pay
4 13 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (2.02%) Amazon S3
6 7 (1.41%) Office 365
7 6 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.01%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.43%) Firewall
2 16 (3.23%) VPN
3 12 (2.42%) Intranet
4 9 (1.81%) SAN
5 7 (1.41%) CTI
5 7 (1.41%) IP Telephony
5 7 (1.41%) VLAN
6 6 (1.21%) HTTP
6 6 (1.21%) VoIP
7 5 (1.01%) DNS
8 4 (0.81%) DHCP
8 4 (0.81%) Internet
8 4 (0.81%) iSCSI
8 4 (0.81%) Skype
8 4 (0.81%) SMTP
8 4 (0.81%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.60%) OSPF
9 3 (0.60%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (0.60%) Wireless
10 2 (0.40%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (35.28%) SQL Server
2 89 (17.94%) MySQL
3 61 (12.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (10.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (4.44%) Oracle Database
8 21 (4.23%) Relational Database
9 18 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (3.43%) Oracle9i Database
11 13 (2.62%) Crystal Reports
11 13 (2.62%) DB2
12 12 (2.42%) Big Data
12 12 (2.42%) DataStage
12 12 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (2.22%) RDBMS
14 9 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 63 (12.70%) Git (software)
2 42 (8.47%) Eclipse
2 42 (8.47%) Subversion
3 36 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (6.85%) Ant
5 27 (5.44%) JIRA
6 23 (4.64%) Maven
6 23 (4.64%) Visual Studio
7 22 (4.44%) NUnit
7 22 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
8 20 (4.03%) TestNG
9 18 (3.63%) Selenium
10 15 (3.02%) SoapUI
11 13 (2.62%) JUnit
12 12 (2.42%) Jasmine
13 11 (2.22%) MSTest
13 11 (2.22%) Protractor
14 10 (2.02%) SpecFlow
15 9 (1.81%) Karma Test Runner
16 8 (1.61%) QUnit
General
1 115 (23.19%) Finance
2 23 (4.64%) Marketing
3 15 (3.02%) Back Office
4 14 (2.82%) Banking
5 13 (2.62%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.22%) Legal
7 6 (1.21%) Retail
8 5 (1.01%) Advertising
8 5 (1.01%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.01%) Games
9 2 (0.40%) Automotive
9 2 (0.40%) French Language
9 2 (0.40%) German Language
9 2 (0.40%) Local Government
9 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Billing
10 1 (0.20%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 307 (61.90%) Developer
2 108 (21.77%) .NET Developer
3 92 (18.55%) SQL Developer
4 82 (16.53%) Analyst
5 73 (14.72%) C# Developer
6 65 (13.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 57 (11.49%) Oracle Developer
8 51 (10.28%) Web Developer
9 45 (9.07%) PL/SQL Developer
10 41 (8.27%) Java Developer
11 40 (8.06%) ASP.NET Developer
12 39 (7.86%) Senior Developer
13 37 (7.46%) Junior
13 37 (7.46%) Programmer
14 32 (6.45%) DBA
15 29 (5.85%) SQL Analyst
16 28 (5.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 27 (5.44%) Junior Developer
17 27 (5.44%) Test Analyst
18 25 (5.04%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (38.10%) .NET
2 160 (32.26%) HTML
3 124 (25.00%) XML
4 112 (22.58%) CSS
5 95 (19.15%) ASP.NET
6 56 (11.29%) Web Services
7 53 (10.69%) HTML5
8 52 (10.48%) jQuery
9 46 (9.27%) .NET Framework
10 44 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (7.86%) JSON
12 35 (7.06%) Ajax
12 35 (7.06%) CSS3
12 35 (7.06%) J2EE
12 35 (7.06%) WCF
13 34 (6.85%) AngularJS
13 34 (6.85%) JSP
14 32 (6.45%) RESTful
15 30 (6.05%) Spring
16 28 (5.65%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (9.27%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (2.62%) Data Integration
6 12 (2.42%) Replication
7 10 (2.02%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.81%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.81%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.61%) Clustering
9 8 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (1.41%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.21%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.01%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.81%) iPad
13 4 (0.81%) PKI
13 4 (0.81%) W3C
14 3 (0.60%) Digital Media
14 3 (0.60%) Informatics
15 2 (0.40%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 97 (19.56%) Windows
2 58 (11.69%) Linux
3 50 (10.08%) Windows Server
4 28 (5.65%) Unix
5 16 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.81%) Android
7 8 (1.61%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.21%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.01%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.81%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.60%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.40%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (17.34%) Web Development
3 71 (14.31%) Scrum
4 62 (12.50%) MVC
5 58 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
6 55 (11.09%) ETL
7 54 (10.89%) E-Commerce
8 49 (9.88%) Unit Testing
9 42 (8.47%) SDLC
10 34 (6.85%) OOD
10 34 (6.85%) Software Engineering
11 31 (6.25%) System Testing
12 30 (6.05%) Automated Testing
12 30 (6.05%) CRM
13 27 (5.44%) Data Analysis
13 27 (5.44%) Mentoring
14 26 (5.24%) Time Management
15 24 (4.84%) TDD
15 24 (4.84%) UML
16 23 (4.64%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 168 (33.87%) C#
2 142 (28.63%) JavaScript
3 105 (21.17%) Java
4 78 (15.73%) PL/SQL
5 75 (15.12%) T-SQL
6 49 (9.88%) PHP
7 36 (7.26%) VB
7 36 (7.26%) VB.NET
8 24 (4.84%) Scala
9 21 (4.23%) AspectJ
9 21 (4.23%) Shell Script
10 14 (2.82%) C
11 12 (2.42%) Python
12 9 (1.81%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.21%) VBScript
14 5 (1.01%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.81%) C++
16 3 (0.60%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.60%) PHP 5
16 3 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 87 (17.54%) Degree
2 15 (3.02%) ISEB
3 13 (2.62%) HND
3 13 (2.62%) ISTQB
4 12 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.41%) MCSE
6 5 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.81%) CCNA
7 4 (0.81%) MCSA
8 3 (0.60%) MCP
9 2 (0.40%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.20%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.20%) CCNP
10 1 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.20%) MCITP
10 1 (0.20%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.84%) QA
2 9 (1.81%) SLA
3 5 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.40%) SDET
System Software
1 27 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.42%) Hyper-V
3 12 (2.42%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.60%) vSphere
5 2 (0.40%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.40%) HDFS
5 2 (0.40%) XenApp
5 2 (0.40%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.20%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.20%) vCloud
6 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (1.01%) Backup Exec
1 5 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.20%) Nagios
3 1 (0.20%) Oozie
3 1 (0.20%) vRealize
Vendors
1 145 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 118 (23.79%) Oracle
3 32 (6.45%) VMware
4 26 (5.24%) IBM
5 20 (4.03%) Citrix
6 13 (2.62%) Cisco
6 13 (2.62%) Nintex
7 12 (2.42%) HP
8 9 (1.81%) ABBYY
9 7 (1.41%) PayPal
10 6 (1.21%) Google
10 6 (1.21%) Jaspersoft
11 5 (1.01%) JD Edwards
11 5 (1.01%) SAP
11 5 (1.01%) Tableau
11 5 (1.01%) Talend
12 4 (0.81%) Dell
12 4 (0.81%) JDA
12 4 (0.81%) Thunderhead
12 4 (0.81%) WorldPay
Kent
Intech 7
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Whitstable, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Faversham, Kent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Inflite
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40k to £45K
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £23000 - £26000 Per Annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Car allowance (£4k) + pension, healt
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum +excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gillingham, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
University of Kent
Salary: From £32,600 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Longfield, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Up to £45K Plus Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35K-£40K Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits, pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago