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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 268 365 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.95% 34.76% 29.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.42% 56.85% 52.39%
Number of salaries quoted 228 315 209
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,400 £29,873
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
590 642 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.73% 61.14% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 524 544 404
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 £28,500 £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 29 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 29 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 -9 30 £42,500 +4.93% 1
Dartford 0 25 £41,250 +3.12% 2
Tunbridge Wells -2 22 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Folkestone +3 17 £31,250 -16.66% 2
Chatham +1 12 £48,500 +102.08%
Stansted -9 7 £48,750 -51.25%
Sittingbourne - 6 £40,000 - 2
Canterbury -1 5 £26,500 -11.66%
Sevenoaks -3 5 £50,000 +17.64%
Tonbridge -5 5 £42,500 +41.66% 1
West Malling -6 5 £41,500 +22.96% 2
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 29 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.

1 342 (52.13%) SQL Server
2 299 (45.58%) .NET
3 273 (41.62%) C#
4 259 (39.48%) T-SQL
5 232 (35.37%) Microsoft
6 153 (23.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 152 (23.17%) ASP.NET
8 147 (22.41%) Degree
9 138 (21.04%) Windows
10 135 (20.58%) MVC
11 125 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 124 (18.90%) JavaScript
13 120 (18.29%) MS Excel
14 106 (16.16%) Business Intelligence
15 104 (15.85%) XML
16 102 (15.55%) SQL Server 2008
17 100 (15.24%) HTML
17 100 (15.24%) Oracle
18 96 (14.63%) Finance
19 94 (14.33%) WCF
20 86 (13.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 83 (12.65%) Performance Tuning
22 79 (12.04%) Relational Database
23 74 (11.28%) CSS
24 70 (10.67%) VB.NET
24 70 (10.67%) ETL
25 67 (10.21%) .NET Framework
26 62 (9.45%) OO
26 62 (9.45%) Scrum
26 62 (9.45%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (8.08%) IIS
2 19 (2.90%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.83%) MS Exchange
4 11 (1.68%) CMS
5 8 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.22%) Documentum
5 8 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.22%) FileNet
6 7 (1.07%) Apache
6 7 (1.07%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.61%) Lync
9 3 (0.46%) Drupal
9 3 (0.46%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.15%) DNN
10 1 (0.15%) IBM Connections
10 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.15%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 120 (18.29%) MS Excel
2 38 (5.79%) MS Office
3 11 (1.68%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.46%) FastStats
6 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (2.13%) Google Analytics
2 10 (1.52%) Oracle CRM
3 6 (0.91%) WebTrends
3 6 (0.91%) Magento
4 4 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.46%) nopCommerce
5 3 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.44%) SaaS
3 4 (0.61%) IaaS
4 3 (0.46%) Office 365
5 2 (0.30%) PaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.51%) Firewall
2 22 (3.35%) SAN
3 19 (2.90%) DNS
4 15 (2.29%) VPN
5 11 (1.68%) DHCP
6 10 (1.52%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.52%) iSCSI
7 9 (1.37%) Internet
7 9 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (1.22%) HTTP
9 7 (1.07%) CTI
10 6 (0.91%) LAN
10 6 (0.91%) WAN
11 5 (0.76%) FTP
12 3 (0.46%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.46%) LDAP
12 3 (0.46%) VLAN
12 3 (0.46%) MPLS
12 3 (0.46%) Wireless
13 2 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 342 (52.13%) SQL Server
2 153 (23.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 125 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 102 (15.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 86 (13.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 79 (12.04%) Relational Database
7 60 (9.15%) Data Warehouse
8 49 (7.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 46 (7.01%) SQL Server 2005
10 41 (6.25%) OLAP
11 30 (4.57%) MySQL
12 29 (4.42%) RDBMS
13 26 (3.96%) Oracle Database
14 25 (3.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 22 (3.35%) DTS
15 22 (3.35%) SQL CLR
16 20 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
17 14 (2.13%) SQLite
18 12 (1.83%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
19 11 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 29 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (4.12%) SoapUI
3 24 (3.66%) Visual Studio
3 24 (3.66%) Ranorex
4 12 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
4 12 (1.83%) Xcode
5 10 (1.52%) Eclipse
6 9 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (1.22%) Selenium
8 7 (1.07%) NUnit
9 6 (0.91%) JIRA
9 6 (0.91%) Ant
9 6 (0.91%) TestDirector
9 6 (0.91%) LoadRunner
10 5 (0.76%) Jasmine
10 5 (0.76%) JUnit
11 4 (0.61%) IntelliJ
11 4 (0.61%) ReSharper
11 4 (0.61%) Subversion
11 4 (0.61%) Maven
General
1 96 (14.63%) Finance
2 31 (4.73%) Marketing
3 15 (2.29%) Retail
4 10 (1.52%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.37%) Back Office
6 8 (1.22%) Legal
7 5 (0.76%) Advertising
7 5 (0.76%) Games
8 4 (0.61%) Banking
8 4 (0.61%) Publishing
9 3 (0.46%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.46%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.30%) Polish Language
10 2 (0.30%) Automotive
11 1 (0.15%) Law
11 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.15%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 300 (45.73%) Developer
2 109 (16.62%) Analyst
3 95 (14.48%) .NET Developer
4 85 (12.96%) DBA
5 74 (11.28%) SQL Developer
6 62 (9.45%) SQL DBA
7 58 (8.84%) C# Developer
8 52 (7.93%) C# .NET Developer
9 44 (6.71%) ASP.NET Developer
10 41 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
11 40 (6.10%) SQL Server Developer
12 39 (5.95%) Software Engineer
13 38 (5.79%) Consultant
13 38 (5.79%) Administrator
14 37 (5.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 34 (5.18%) Software Developer
16 33 (5.03%) Web Developer
17 30 (4.57%) Programmer
18 28 (4.27%) Test Engineer
19 27 (4.12%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (45.58%) .NET
2 152 (23.17%) ASP.NET
3 104 (15.85%) XML
4 100 (15.24%) HTML
5 94 (14.33%) WCF
6 74 (11.28%) CSS
7 67 (10.21%) .NET Framework
8 62 (9.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 60 (9.15%) Web Services
10 56 (8.54%) WinForms
11 55 (8.38%) WPF
12 52 (7.93%) jQuery
13 48 (7.32%) SOAP
14 38 (5.79%) HTML5
15 28 (4.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 26 (3.96%) Ajax
17 23 (3.51%) CSS3
17 23 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 20 (3.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 20 (3.05%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.54%) Computer Science
2 54 (8.23%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (6.71%) N-Tier
4 40 (6.10%) Replication
5 30 (4.57%) Clustering
5 30 (4.57%) NHS
6 28 (4.27%) Visualisation
7 26 (3.96%) SystemC
8 19 (2.90%) Management Information System
9 17 (2.59%) Mobile App
10 14 (2.13%) Client/Server
11 13 (1.98%) Mathematics
12 11 (1.68%) Physics
13 9 (1.37%) W3C
14 8 (1.22%) Chemistry
15 5 (0.76%) Open Source
15 5 (0.76%) Social Media
15 5 (0.76%) AS400
16 4 (0.61%) HACMP
16 4 (0.61%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 138 (21.04%) Windows
2 36 (5.49%) Linux
3 28 (4.27%) UNIX
4 23 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 22 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (2.74%) Android
6 18 (2.74%) AIX
7 13 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.52%) Windows 7
9 9 (1.37%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.46%) Debian
12 3 (0.46%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.15%) OS/400
14 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (20.58%) MVC
2 106 (16.16%) Business Intelligence
3 83 (12.65%) Performance Tuning
4 70 (10.67%) ETL
5 62 (9.45%) OO
5 62 (9.45%) Scrum
6 61 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (9.30%) Unit Testing
7 55 (8.38%) Software Engineering
8 53 (8.08%) TDD
9 52 (7.93%) Migration
10 48 (7.32%) System Testing
11 43 (6.55%) Data Modelling
12 42 (6.40%) E-Commerce
13 41 (6.25%) Web Development
14 38 (5.79%) SOA
15 35 (5.34%) Test Automation
16 31 (4.73%) CRM
17 29 (4.42%) Project Management
17 29 (4.42%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 273 (41.62%) C#
2 259 (39.48%) T-SQL
3 124 (18.90%) JavaScript
4 70 (10.67%) VB.NET
5 45 (6.86%) PL/SQL
6 35 (5.34%) Java
7 31 (4.73%) C
8 22 (3.35%) VB
9 21 (3.20%) PowerShell
10 15 (2.29%) PHP
11 12 (1.83%) Objective-C
12 8 (1.22%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.22%) VB6
12 8 (1.22%) XPath
13 7 (1.07%) VBA
14 6 (0.91%) VBScript
15 4 (0.61%) Python
15 4 (0.61%) C++
15 4 (0.61%) XAML
15 4 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 147 (22.41%) Degree
2 55 (8.38%) ISEB
3 49 (7.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (3.35%) ISTQB
5 14 (2.13%) MCITP
6 13 (1.98%) MCDBA
7 12 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (1.68%) CISSP
9 9 (1.37%) MCSA
10 8 (1.22%) MCSE
11 7 (1.07%) MCTS
12 6 (0.91%) CEH
13 5 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (0.61%) OCP
15 3 (0.46%) PhD
15 3 (0.46%) Sun Certification
15 3 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.46%) IBM Certification
16 2 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 2 (0.30%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.49%) QA
2 24 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 14 (2.13%) SLA
4 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.83%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.76%) vSphere
5 4 (0.61%) SRDF
5 4 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.46%) Squid
6 3 (0.46%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.46%) Varnish
6 3 (0.46%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.76%) Data Guard
3 5 (0.76%) Vagrant
4 4 (0.61%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.46%) Nagios
5 3 (0.46%) Foglight
6 2 (0.30%) Legato
6 2 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.15%) SCOM
7 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.15%) Puppet
7 1 (0.15%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 232 (35.37%) Microsoft
2 100 (15.24%) Oracle
3 34 (5.18%) HP
4 21 (3.20%) Business Objects
5 20 (3.05%) VMware
6 17 (2.59%) Google
6 17 (2.59%) IBM
7 15 (2.29%) Cisco
7 15 (2.29%) Xamarin
8 13 (1.98%) Adobe
9 11 (1.68%) Cognos
10 10 (1.52%) JBoss
10 10 (1.52%) CheckPoint
10 10 (1.52%) DevExpress
11 9 (1.37%) Citrix
12 8 (1.22%) SAP
12 8 (1.22%) Red Hat
12 8 (1.22%) Apple
12 8 (1.22%) JD Edwards
12 8 (1.22%) Remedy
Dartford, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 5% bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kent
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £47 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + pension, bonus, google style cresh!
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: NEG + Bens + CA
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: NEG + Bens + CA
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Capita - ITIN
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £34000 - £37000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago