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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 240 384 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.51% 33.16% 20.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.24% 57.66% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 219 298 144
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
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
582 666 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 59.45% 57.51% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 522 554 326
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -6 44 £41,500 -12.63% 4
Sittingbourne +1 17 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Sevenoaks +7 13 £22,500 -48.86% 3
Tonbridge 0 13 £55,000 +44.73% 1
Folkestone -4 13 £35,000 -
Maidstone -9 10 £42,500 +26.86% 3
Rochester +4 8 £31,000 +3.33% 4
Dartford -8 7 £37,500 +2.04% 4
West Malling 0 3 £57,500 +43.75%
Canterbury -5 2 £27,750 +23.33% 2
Whitstable -6 2 £22,000 -4.34%
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 212 (46.49%) SQL Server
2 204 (44.74%) .NET
3 161 (35.31%) C#
4 137 (30.04%) T-SQL
5 128 (28.07%) Microsoft
6 124 (27.19%) HTML
7 121 (26.54%) ASP.NET
7 121 (26.54%) XML
8 110 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
9 109 (23.90%) Web Services
10 101 (22.15%) MVC
10 101 (22.15%) Degree
11 96 (21.05%) JavaScript
12 95 (20.83%) Windows
13 77 (16.89%) Finance
13 77 (16.89%) Java
14 71 (15.57%) SQL Server 2008
15 66 (14.47%) .NET Framework
15 66 (14.47%) CSS
16 64 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
17 63 (13.82%) Oracle
17 63 (13.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 62 (13.60%) WCF
18 62 (13.60%) MS Excel
18 62 (13.60%) Enterprise Software
19 59 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
20 58 (12.72%) MySQL
21 57 (12.50%) Linux
22 54 (11.84%) jQuery
22 54 (11.84%) ASP.NET Web API

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (7.68%) Apache
1 35 (7.68%) SharePoint
2 26 (5.70%) JBoss
3 20 (4.39%) CMS
4 15 (3.29%) IIS
5 13 (2.85%) Tomcat
5 13 (2.85%) Cloud Foundry
6 12 (2.63%) MS Exchange
7 9 (1.97%) SAS
8 8 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.88%) WordPress
10 3 (0.66%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.44%) Drupal
11 2 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.44%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.22%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.22%) Node.js
12 1 (0.22%) Lync
Applications
1 62 (13.60%) MS Excel
2 45 (9.87%) MS Office
3 21 (4.61%) Photoshop
4 15 (3.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 15 (3.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.88%) SPSS
7 2 (0.44%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.66%) Magento
3 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.44%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.75%) SaaS
2 6 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.02%) Internet
2 29 (6.36%) Firewall
3 14 (3.07%) WAN
4 11 (2.41%) LAN
5 8 (1.75%) DNS
6 7 (1.54%) VPN
7 6 (1.32%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.32%) HTTP
8 5 (1.10%) CTI
9 4 (0.88%) DHCP
10 3 (0.66%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.66%) SMTP
10 3 (0.66%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.66%) Intranet
10 3 (0.66%) SAN
10 3 (0.66%) SSL
10 3 (0.66%) Network Security
11 2 (0.44%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.44%) IPsec
11 2 (0.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (46.49%) SQL Server
2 71 (15.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (13.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (12.72%) MySQL
5 48 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (7.02%) Relational Database
7 24 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (3.07%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (2.63%) Big Data
10 12 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (2.19%) DataStage
12 8 (1.75%) DTS
13 7 (1.54%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.54%) Redis
13 7 (1.54%) Oracle Database
14 6 (1.32%) RDBMS
14 6 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 43 (9.43%) Eclipse
2 42 (9.21%) Ant
3 34 (7.46%) SoapUI
4 29 (6.36%) Visual Studio
5 26 (5.70%) JUnit
5 26 (5.70%) TestNG
5 26 (5.70%) Git (software)
6 18 (3.95%) JIRA
7 17 (3.73%) Subversion
8 16 (3.51%) Maven
9 14 (3.07%) Selenium
10 10 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (1.54%) NCrunch
11 7 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (1.32%) AdminStudio
13 4 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
13 4 (0.88%) ReSharper
14 3 (0.66%) Fiddler
14 3 (0.66%) Ranorex
14 3 (0.66%) WebDriver
General
1 77 (16.89%) Finance
2 23 (5.04%) Telecoms
3 20 (4.39%) Banking
4 13 (2.85%) Legal
5 12 (2.63%) Publishing
6 10 (2.19%) Marketing
7 6 (1.32%) Polish Language
8 2 (0.44%) Retail
8 2 (0.44%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.22%) Games
9 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 242 (53.07%) Developer
2 92 (20.18%) .NET Developer
3 86 (18.86%) Analyst
4 64 (14.04%) C# Developer
5 58 (12.72%) C# .NET Developer
6 44 (9.65%) Java Developer
7 39 (8.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 33 (7.24%) SQL Developer
9 31 (6.80%) SQL DBA
9 31 (6.80%) DBA
10 25 (5.48%) Test Analyst
11 21 (4.61%) Web Developer
11 21 (4.61%) Consultant
11 21 (4.61%) Administrator
12 20 (4.39%) SQL Server DBA
12 20 (4.39%) ASP.NET Developer
12 20 (4.39%) Junior
13 19 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 18 (3.95%) Senior Developer
14 18 (3.95%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (44.74%) .NET
2 124 (27.19%) HTML
3 121 (26.54%) XML
3 121 (26.54%) ASP.NET
4 109 (23.90%) Web Services
5 66 (14.47%) CSS
5 66 (14.47%) .NET Framework
6 62 (13.60%) WCF
7 59 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 54 (11.84%) jQuery
8 54 (11.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 52 (11.40%) SOAP
10 42 (9.21%) J2EE
11 41 (8.99%) JSP
11 41 (8.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 32 (7.02%) REST
12 32 (7.02%) HTML5
12 32 (7.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 29 (6.36%) RESTful
14 28 (6.14%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 64 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (13.60%) Enterprise Software
3 34 (7.46%) Computer Science
4 23 (5.04%) Data Integration
5 18 (3.95%) W3C
6 14 (3.07%) AS400
6 14 (3.07%) Replication
7 13 (2.85%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.85%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (1.54%) Clustering
9 6 (1.32%) Artificial Intelligence
9 6 (1.32%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.10%) Blog
11 4 (0.88%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.66%) iSeries
12 3 (0.66%) Social Media
12 3 (0.66%) NHS
12 3 (0.66%) BBC
13 2 (0.44%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 95 (20.83%) Windows
2 57 (12.50%) Linux
3 15 (3.29%) Android
3 15 (3.29%) Windows Phone
4 13 (2.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.41%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.19%) UNIX
7 7 (1.54%) AIX
8 6 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.88%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.44%) HPUX
11 2 (0.44%) Solaris
12 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (22.15%) MVC
3 49 (10.75%) OOD
3 49 (10.75%) Unit Testing
4 47 (10.31%) Scrum
5 45 (9.87%) OO
5 45 (9.87%) TDD
6 38 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 38 (8.33%) OOP
7 37 (8.11%) Data Analysis
8 35 (7.68%) Business Intelligence
9 31 (6.80%) ETL
10 30 (6.58%) System Testing
10 30 (6.58%) MVVM
10 30 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
11 29 (6.36%) Domain-Driven Design
11 29 (6.36%) Test Automation
12 28 (6.14%) Dependency Injection
12 28 (6.14%) Software Architecture
13 27 (5.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 161 (35.31%) C#
2 137 (30.04%) T-SQL
3 96 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 77 (16.89%) Java
5 51 (11.18%) VB.NET
6 34 (7.46%) PL/SQL
7 22 (4.82%) VB
8 19 (4.17%) PHP
9 15 (3.29%) AspectJ
10 11 (2.41%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.19%) VBScript
12 8 (1.75%) VBA
12 8 (1.75%) VB6
13 4 (0.88%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.88%) R
13 4 (0.88%) PHP5
14 3 (0.66%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.66%) RPG
14 3 (0.66%) C
14 3 (0.66%) C++
Qualifications
1 101 (22.15%) Degree
2 12 (2.63%) VCP4
2 12 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.41%) MCSE
4 10 (2.19%) CCNA
4 10 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.88%) ISEB
6 2 (0.44%) MCSA
7 1 (0.22%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.22%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.80%) QA
2 15 (3.29%) SLA
3 9 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.32%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.88%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (6.36%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.85%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.19%) XenApp
4 9 (1.97%) Terminal Services
5 7 (1.54%) vSphere
6 6 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (1.32%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.22%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (1.75%) SCCM
2 6 (1.32%) WSUS
3 4 (0.88%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.66%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.44%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.44%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.22%) Puppet
6 1 (0.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 128 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 63 (13.82%) Oracle
3 21 (4.61%) Citrix
4 19 (4.17%) Adobe
5 17 (3.73%) VMware
6 16 (3.51%) Cisco
7 15 (3.29%) Twitter
8 14 (3.07%) IBM
9 11 (2.41%) Apple
10 7 (1.54%) HP
11 6 (1.32%) SonicWALL
11 6 (1.32%) Wyse
12 5 (1.10%) Thunderhead
12 5 (1.10%) Google
12 5 (1.10%) CheckPoint
13 4 (0.88%) Dell
13 4 (0.88%) Telerik
14 3 (0.66%) Yahoo!
14 3 (0.66%) Sony
14 3 (0.66%) Zend
Kent
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 11 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Kent
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25000, Pension, Gym Membership, Healthcare.
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
TRG
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago