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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 221 376 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.99% 30.52% 26.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.69% 54.57% 51.26%
Number of salaries quoted 199 338 181
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £54,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
656 689 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 56.36% 55.93% 51.23%
Number of salaries quoted 588 624 348
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Tunbridge Wells -7 32 £42,500 -10.52% 7
Folkestone -4 24 £36,250 -9.37%
Sittingbourne -3 18 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Dartford -8 17 £52,500 +13.51% 3
Tonbridge -1 10 £25,750 -35.62%
Maidstone -21 8 £45,000 +28.57% 2
West Malling -2 6 £56,250 +40.62% 1
Rochester 0 3 £32,500 +18.18%
Chatham +5 2 £28,500 -43.00%
Sevenoaks -9 2 £35,000 -17.64%
Canterbury - 2 £37,500 - 1
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 200 (46.95%) SQL Server
2 171 (40.14%) .NET
3 167 (39.20%) C#
4 136 (31.92%) T-SQL
5 122 (28.64%) XML
6 107 (25.12%) HTML
7 106 (24.88%) Degree
7 106 (24.88%) Microsoft
8 103 (24.18%) ASP.NET
9 91 (21.36%) MVC
10 88 (20.66%) Web Services
11 87 (20.42%) Agile Software Development
12 80 (18.78%) JavaScript
13 77 (18.08%) Oracle
14 76 (17.84%) ETL
15 67 (15.73%) Windows
16 64 (15.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 63 (14.79%) Unit Testing
18 60 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
19 59 (13.85%) Finance
20 58 (13.62%) Java
21 56 (13.15%) VB.NET
21 56 (13.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 56 (13.15%) SOAP
21 56 (13.15%) CSS
22 53 (12.44%) MS Excel
23 52 (12.21%) Migration
24 50 (11.74%) Linux
25 46 (10.80%) System Testing
25 46 (10.80%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 23 (5.40%) Apache
2 22 (5.16%) SharePoint
3 19 (4.46%) JBoss
4 12 (2.82%) IIS
5 8 (1.88%) CMS
6 7 (1.64%) SAS
7 6 (1.41%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.41%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.70%) Documentum
10 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.47%) Drupal
10 2 (0.47%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.47%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.23%) WordPress
11 1 (0.23%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.23%) DNN
Applications
1 53 (12.44%) MS Excel
2 38 (8.92%) MS Office
3 10 (2.35%) Photoshop
4 7 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.94%) SPSS
8 3 (0.70%) FastStats
9 2 (0.47%) PrintSoft PReS
10 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.70%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.47%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.47%) INSURE/90
4 1 (0.23%) nopCommerce
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.88%) SaaS
2 6 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.40%) Firewall
2 21 (4.93%) Internet
3 11 (2.58%) LAN
3 11 (2.58%) WAN
4 9 (2.11%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.64%) CTI
6 3 (0.70%) Intranet
6 3 (0.70%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.70%) VPN
7 2 (0.47%) DNS
7 2 (0.47%) DHCP
7 2 (0.47%) Wireless
7 2 (0.47%) FTP
7 2 (0.47%) HTTP
7 2 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.47%) Network Security
7 2 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.23%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (46.95%) SQL Server
2 64 (15.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 56 (13.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (10.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 39 (9.15%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (8.92%) MySQL
6 38 (8.92%) Relational Database
7 35 (8.22%) Oracle Reports
8 32 (7.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (4.69%) DataStage
10 18 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (3.52%) DTS
12 11 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (2.35%) Big Data
14 7 (1.64%) NoSQL
14 7 (1.64%) DB2
14 7 (1.64%) OLAP
14 7 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (1.64%) OLTP
15 6 (1.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 38 (8.92%) SoapUI
2 28 (6.57%) Eclipse
3 27 (6.34%) Ant
4 23 (5.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (4.69%) Visual Studio
6 18 (4.23%) JUnit
6 18 (4.23%) TestNG
7 17 (3.99%) Git (software)
8 15 (3.52%) Ranorex
9 13 (3.05%) Selenium
10 10 (2.35%) Subversion
11 9 (2.11%) JIRA
12 8 (1.88%) Maven
13 7 (1.64%) NCrunch
14 6 (1.41%) AdminStudio
15 3 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
16 2 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
16 2 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
16 2 (0.47%) Cucumber
16 2 (0.47%) Mercurial
General
1 59 (13.85%) Finance
2 30 (7.04%) Marketing
3 21 (4.93%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.05%) Banking
5 12 (2.82%) Legal
6 11 (2.58%) Publishing
7 4 (0.94%) Retail
7 4 (0.94%) Advertising
8 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.23%) Electronics
9 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 212 (49.77%) Developer
2 69 (16.20%) .NET Developer
3 55 (12.91%) Consultant
4 48 (11.27%) Analyst
5 44 (10.33%) C# Developer
6 40 (9.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 34 (7.98%) Java Developer
8 33 (7.75%) SQL Developer
9 23 (5.40%) Test Engineer
9 23 (5.40%) Senior Developer
9 23 (5.40%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 21 (4.93%) Web Developer
10 21 (4.93%) DBA
11 20 (4.69%) SQL DBA
12 18 (4.23%) Junior
13 17 (3.99%) Graduate
14 16 (3.76%) Tester
14 16 (3.76%) Applications Developer
14 16 (3.76%) Administrator
15 15 (3.52%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (40.14%) .NET
2 122 (28.64%) XML
3 107 (25.12%) HTML
4 103 (24.18%) ASP.NET
5 88 (20.66%) Web Services
6 60 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 56 (13.15%) CSS
7 56 (13.15%) SOAP
8 45 (10.56%) jQuery
9 43 (10.09%) .NET Framework
10 39 (9.15%) WCF
11 32 (7.51%) J2EE
12 30 (7.04%) REST
13 29 (6.81%) ASP.NET Web API
14 27 (6.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 26 (6.10%) HTML5
16 25 (5.87%) JSP
17 24 (5.63%) Hibernate
18 21 (4.93%) RESTful
19 19 (4.46%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
3 31 (7.28%) Computer Science
4 23 (5.40%) AS400
5 22 (5.16%) Management Information System
5 22 (5.16%) Visualisation
6 14 (3.29%) Inversion of Control
6 14 (3.29%) Data Integration
7 12 (2.82%) Replication
8 7 (1.64%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.41%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.41%) W3C
9 6 (1.41%) Blog
9 6 (1.41%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (1.17%) NHS
10 5 (1.17%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.94%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.70%) iSeries
12 3 (0.70%) Social Media
12 3 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 67 (15.73%) Windows
2 50 (11.74%) Linux
3 23 (5.40%) AIX
4 12 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.70%) UNIX
8 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.47%) HPUX
8 2 (0.47%) Solaris
9 1 (0.23%) Android
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (21.36%) MVC
2 87 (20.42%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (17.84%) ETL
4 63 (14.79%) Unit Testing
5 52 (12.21%) Migration
6 46 (10.80%) Scrum
6 46 (10.80%) System Testing
7 45 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
7 45 (10.56%) TDD
8 39 (9.15%) OO
9 31 (7.28%) Software Engineering
10 30 (7.04%) Test Automation
10 30 (7.04%) Automation Testing
11 29 (6.81%) Performance Tuning
11 29 (6.81%) Data Analysis
12 24 (5.63%) E-Commerce
12 24 (5.63%) Project Management
13 23 (5.40%) Data Migration
14 22 (5.16%) Time Management
14 22 (5.16%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 167 (39.20%) C#
2 136 (31.92%) T-SQL
3 80 (18.78%) JavaScript
4 58 (13.62%) Java
5 56 (13.15%) VB.NET
6 45 (10.56%) PL/SQL
7 18 (4.23%) PHP
7 18 (4.23%) VB
8 9 (2.11%) VBScript
9 7 (1.64%) AspectJ
9 7 (1.64%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.41%) XPath
10 6 (1.41%) RPG
11 4 (0.94%) VBA
12 3 (0.70%) PHP5
12 3 (0.70%) VB6
12 3 (0.70%) C
12 3 (0.70%) RPG IV
13 2 (0.47%) R
13 2 (0.47%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 106 (24.88%) Degree
2 26 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (3.76%) ISEB
4 13 (3.05%) CISSP
5 11 (2.58%) MCITP
6 10 (2.35%) MCDBA
7 6 (1.41%) MCTS
7 6 (1.41%) CEH
8 5 (1.17%) MCSE
9 4 (0.94%) CCNA
9 4 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.47%) MCSA
10 2 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.47%) VCDX
10 2 (0.47%) NCDA
10 2 (0.47%) NCIE
10 2 (0.47%) VCAP
10 2 (0.47%) VTSP
11 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.04%) QA
2 21 (4.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (4.69%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.35%) SLA
5 4 (0.94%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (5.40%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.88%) XenApp
3 8 (1.88%) vSphere
4 6 (1.41%) XenDesktop
4 6 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.17%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (0.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (3.99%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.41%) WSUS
2 6 (1.41%) SCCM
3 3 (0.70%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.47%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.47%) Legato
4 2 (0.47%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.23%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.23%) SCOM
5 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 106 (24.88%) Microsoft
2 77 (18.08%) Oracle
3 21 (4.93%) Cisco
3 21 (4.93%) Apple
3 21 (4.93%) HP
4 17 (3.99%) CheckPoint
5 15 (3.52%) VMware
6 13 (3.05%) Citrix
6 13 (3.05%) Adobe
7 10 (2.35%) Business Objects
8 9 (2.11%) IBM
9 7 (1.64%) Telerik
9 7 (1.64%) Thunderhead
9 7 (1.64%) Twitter
10 6 (1.41%) LogRhythm
10 6 (1.41%) Wyse
10 6 (1.41%) Google
11 4 (0.94%) SonicWALL
11 4 (0.94%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.94%) Red Gate
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Search Consultancy
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + pension, Medical Ins, LA + other bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 35,000 plus Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £19,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Other Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chartham, Kent
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 15 days ago