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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 262 208 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.19% 21.20% 35.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.19% 44.64% 59.41%
Number of salaries quoted 244 172 339
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
621 466 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 57.34% 47.50% 60.28%
Number of salaries quoted 579 400 550
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 September 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 September 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 -3 55 £30,000 -36.84% 3
Maidstone +7 31 £50,000 +42.15% 2
Dartford -5 16 £37,500 -9.09% 1
Folkestone -5 16 £37,000 +18.40% 3
Canterbury +4 8 £32,292 -38.49% 5
Tonbridge - 8 £43,750 -
Sittingbourne +3 6 £33,750 -6.89%
Sevenoaks - 6 £21,000 - 4
West Malling -5 5 £50,000 +40.84%
Dover +4 4 £33,000 +22.22%
Whitstable +2 3 £32,000 -46.66%
Chatham 0 2 £34,750 -26.45% 2
Rochester - 1 - -
Stansted - 1 £40,000 -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 205 (37.68%) .NET
2 179 (32.90%) SQL Server
3 178 (32.72%) C#
4 147 (27.02%) HTML
5 135 (24.82%) Microsoft
6 132 (24.26%) JavaScript
7 124 (22.79%) T-SQL
8 114 (20.96%) ASP.NET
9 109 (20.04%) CSS
10 105 (19.30%) Oracle
11 100 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
12 95 (17.46%) XML
12 95 (17.46%) MS Excel
13 94 (17.28%) MVC
14 93 (17.10%) Finance
15 83 (15.26%) Windows
15 83 (15.26%) Degree
16 80 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
17 76 (13.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 74 (13.60%) UNIX
19 73 (13.42%) Business Intelligence
20 71 (13.05%) jQuery
21 68 (12.50%) Java
22 66 (12.13%) Scrum
23 65 (11.95%) PL/SQL
23 65 (11.95%) Oracle Database
24 64 (11.76%) HTML5
24 64 (11.76%) Data Analysis
25 60 (11.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 60 (11.03%) Data Warehouse

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 35 (6.43%) IIS
2 24 (4.41%) SAS
3 18 (3.31%) CMS
3 18 (3.31%) Tomcat
4 16 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
5 13 (2.39%) SharePoint
6 12 (2.21%) Apache
7 8 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.29%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.74%) JBoss
10 3 (0.55%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.55%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.55%) WordPress
11 2 (0.37%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.18%) Immediacy CMS
12 1 (0.18%) DNN
12 1 (0.18%) Kentico
12 1 (0.18%) Lync
Applications
1 95 (17.46%) MS Excel
2 33 (6.07%) MS Office
3 7 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.92%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (8.27%) SaaS
2 15 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.84%) Office 365
4 4 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.55%) PaaS
5 3 (0.55%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.55%) IaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.49%) Internet
2 15 (2.76%) Firewall
3 9 (1.65%) DNS
4 7 (1.29%) VoIP
4 7 (1.29%) HTTP
4 7 (1.29%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.92%) SAN
6 4 (0.74%) SMTP
6 4 (0.74%) FTP
7 3 (0.55%) VPN
7 3 (0.55%) CDMA
7 3 (0.55%) GSM
7 3 (0.55%) UMTS
7 3 (0.55%) VLAN
7 3 (0.55%) LTE
8 2 (0.37%) Skype
8 2 (0.37%) Network Security
8 2 (0.37%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.37%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (32.90%) SQL Server
2 76 (13.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 65 (11.95%) Oracle Database
4 60 (11.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 60 (11.03%) Data Warehouse
5 57 (10.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 43 (7.90%) OLAP
7 41 (7.54%) Oracle9i Database
8 39 (7.17%) MySQL
9 31 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 30 (5.51%) Relational Database
11 28 (5.15%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 26 (4.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 20 (3.68%) Oracle Reports
14 17 (3.13%) Big Data
14 17 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (2.57%) SQL CLR
16 10 (1.84%) MS Access
17 8 (1.47%) DTS
17 8 (1.47%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 57 (10.48%) Oracle Forms
2 33 (6.07%) Git (software)
3 28 (5.15%) Eclipse
4 27 (4.96%) Subversion
4 27 (4.96%) JIRA
5 25 (4.60%) Ant
6 22 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (3.86%) Maven
8 20 (3.68%) Visual Studio
9 18 (3.31%) Jasmine
10 12 (2.21%) Selenium
11 9 (1.65%) JUnit
11 9 (1.65%) Karma Test Runner
12 8 (1.47%) LoadRunner
12 8 (1.47%) ReSharper
13 7 (1.29%) WebDriver
14 6 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
14 6 (1.10%) TestDirector
15 5 (0.92%) Hudson
15 5 (0.92%) SoapUI
General
1 93 (17.10%) Finance
2 23 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.04%) Marketing
4 10 (1.84%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.65%) Legal
6 6 (1.10%) Italian Language
6 6 (1.10%) Polish Language
7 4 (0.74%) French Language
7 4 (0.74%) Publishing
8 3 (0.55%) German Language
9 2 (0.37%) Retail
9 2 (0.37%) Back Office
9 2 (0.37%) Electronics
10 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.18%) Advertising
10 1 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 295 (54.23%) Developer
2 124 (22.79%) Analyst
3 58 (10.66%) .NET Developer
4 56 (10.29%) SQL Developer
5 51 (9.38%) Junior
6 48 (8.82%) Web Developer
7 45 (8.27%) DBA
7 45 (8.27%) C# Developer
8 43 (7.90%) Oracle Developer
9 42 (7.72%) Junior Developer
10 41 (7.54%) SQL DBA
11 34 (6.25%) Senior Developer
12 33 (6.07%) MI Analyst
13 31 (5.70%) C# .NET Developer
14 29 (5.33%) Java Developer
15 28 (5.15%) Support Analyst
16 25 (4.60%) Applications Developer
16 25 (4.60%) Programmer
17 24 (4.41%) SQL Server DBA
18 21 (3.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (37.68%) .NET
2 147 (27.02%) HTML
3 114 (20.96%) ASP.NET
4 109 (20.04%) CSS
5 95 (17.46%) XML
6 71 (13.05%) jQuery
7 64 (11.76%) HTML5
8 54 (9.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (9.56%) Web Services
10 40 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web API
11 38 (6.99%) .NET Framework
12 36 (6.62%) CSS3
13 33 (6.07%) AngularJS
14 32 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
15 30 (5.51%) WCF
16 25 (4.60%) Entity Framework
17 24 (4.41%) JSON
17 24 (4.41%) J2EE
18 23 (4.23%) Spring
18 23 (4.23%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 80 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.70%) Computer Science
3 24 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (2.76%) Data Integration
5 12 (2.21%) W3C
6 8 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (1.29%) Fixed Income
7 7 (1.29%) Clustering
8 6 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (0.92%) Data Structures
9 5 (0.92%) Replication
10 4 (0.74%) Data Extraction
10 4 (0.74%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.74%) PKI
10 4 (0.74%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.74%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.74%) iSeries
11 3 (0.55%) User Experience
11 3 (0.55%) NHS
11 3 (0.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 83 (15.26%) Windows
2 74 (13.60%) UNIX
3 54 (9.93%) Linux
4 11 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (2.02%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.47%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.10%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.92%) CentOS
7 5 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.55%) Android
8 3 (0.55%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (17.28%) MVC
3 73 (13.42%) Business Intelligence
4 66 (12.13%) Scrum
5 64 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 48 (8.82%) System Testing
7 42 (7.72%) OO
8 39 (7.17%) OOD
9 37 (6.80%) Business Analysis
10 33 (6.07%) Unit Testing
11 32 (5.88%) Software Engineering
11 32 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
12 31 (5.70%) TDD
13 29 (5.33%) ETL
14 28 (5.15%) OOP
14 28 (5.15%) Dashboard Development
14 28 (5.15%) Data Mapping
15 26 (4.78%) UML
16 24 (4.41%) E-Commerce
17 23 (4.23%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 178 (32.72%) C#
2 132 (24.26%) JavaScript
3 124 (22.79%) T-SQL
4 68 (12.50%) Java
5 65 (11.95%) PL/SQL
6 44 (8.09%) Shell Script
7 30 (5.51%) VBA
8 22 (4.04%) VB
9 21 (3.86%) VB.NET
9 21 (3.86%) PHP
10 19 (3.49%) PowerShell
11 18 (3.31%) AspectJ
12 14 (2.57%) C
12 14 (2.57%) C++
13 9 (1.65%) Python
14 8 (1.47%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.47%) R
15 6 (1.10%) VBScript
16 5 (0.92%) Perl
17 4 (0.74%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 83 (15.26%) Degree
2 11 (2.02%) ISEB
3 10 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.92%) MCSA
4 5 (0.92%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.74%) MCSE
6 2 (0.37%) MCP
6 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.37%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.37%) MCTS
7 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.18%) CCDE
7 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.18%) CCNP
7 1 (0.18%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.33%) QA
2 22 (4.04%) SLA
3 8 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.92%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.55%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (1.84%) Active Directory
1 10 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.92%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.92%) vSphere
2 5 (0.92%) Docker
3 4 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.55%) vCloud
4 3 (0.55%) XenApp
4 3 (0.55%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.55%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.55%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.10%) Puppet
2 6 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.10%) HAProxy
3 4 (0.74%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 135 (24.82%) Microsoft
2 105 (19.30%) Oracle
3 17 (3.13%) IBM
4 14 (2.57%) HP
4 14 (2.57%) VMware
5 10 (1.84%) Twitter
5 10 (1.84%) Macromedia
6 9 (1.65%) Citrix
6 9 (1.65%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.29%) SAP
8 6 (1.10%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.92%) Sybase
9 5 (0.92%) Cisco
9 5 (0.92%) Adobe
10 4 (0.74%) Informatica
10 4 (0.74%) Dell
10 4 (0.74%) Veeam
10 4 (0.74%) Google
10 4 (0.74%) Apple
10 4 (0.74%) JD Edwards
Folkestone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
@ITS
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum £35,000 + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
@ITS
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum £30,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 23 days
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Duke Hudson
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chatham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chatham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago