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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 257 410 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.05% 33.80% 19.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.47% 59.25% 46.82%
Number of salaries quoted 229 299 188
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,400 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £65,000
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
553 692 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 58.21% 57.05% 41.84%
Number of salaries quoted 491 551 406
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 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 27 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 -4 43 £41,500 -12.63% 6
Tonbridge +7 19 £50,000 +31.57% 4
Maidstone -5 14 £35,000 - 6
Sevenoaks +2 13 £22,500 -48.86%
Folkestone -1 13 £34,250 -2.14%
Sittingbourne -2 11 £45,000 +2.85% 2
Rochester +1 9 £30,000 -4.00% 1
Dartford -3 8 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Canterbury -7 6 £31,500 +41.57% 1
Whitstable - 3 £22,000 -
West Malling -2 1 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Chatham -6 1 £52,500 +10.52% 1
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 223 (47.15%) SQL Server
2 213 (45.03%) .NET
3 161 (34.04%) C#
4 152 (32.14%) T-SQL
5 142 (30.02%) Microsoft
6 137 (28.96%) HTML
7 130 (27.48%) ASP.NET
8 115 (24.31%) XML
9 111 (23.47%) Web Services
10 106 (22.41%) MVC
11 101 (21.35%) Windows
11 101 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
12 100 (21.14%) Degree
12 100 (21.14%) JavaScript
13 82 (17.34%) Finance
14 80 (16.91%) Java
15 76 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
16 74 (15.64%) CSS
17 71 (15.01%) Analytical Skills
18 70 (14.80%) .NET Framework
19 68 (14.38%) MS Excel
20 66 (13.95%) WCF
21 65 (13.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 64 (13.53%) MySQL
22 64 (13.53%) Linux
22 64 (13.53%) Enterprise Software
23 63 (13.32%) jQuery
24 62 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
25 58 (12.26%) OOD
25 58 (12.26%) ASP.NET Web API

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 36 (7.61%) Apache
1 36 (7.61%) SharePoint
2 25 (5.29%) JBoss
3 23 (4.86%) CMS
4 17 (3.59%) Tomcat
4 17 (3.59%) Cloud Foundry
5 15 (3.17%) IIS
6 13 (2.75%) MS Exchange
7 12 (2.54%) SAS
8 8 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.85%) WordPress
10 3 (0.63%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.42%) Drupal
11 2 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.42%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.21%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.21%) Node.js
12 1 (0.21%) Lync
Applications
1 68 (14.38%) MS Excel
2 53 (11.21%) MS Office
3 23 (4.86%) Photoshop
4 18 (3.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 18 (3.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.63%) SPSS
6 3 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.42%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.63%) Magento
3 2 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.11%) SaaS
2 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.40%) Internet
2 27 (5.71%) Firewall
3 11 (2.33%) WAN
4 8 (1.69%) LAN
4 8 (1.69%) DNS
5 6 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.27%) HTTP
6 5 (1.06%) VPN
7 4 (0.85%) CTI
7 4 (0.85%) DHCP
8 3 (0.63%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.63%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.63%) SMTP
8 3 (0.63%) Intranet
8 3 (0.63%) SSL
8 3 (0.63%) Network Security
8 3 (0.63%) SAN
9 2 (0.42%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.42%) IPsec
9 2 (0.42%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (47.15%) SQL Server
2 76 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 65 (13.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 64 (13.53%) MySQL
5 52 (10.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (6.77%) Relational Database
7 25 (5.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (2.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 12 (2.54%) Oracle Database
12 11 (2.33%) DTS
12 11 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (1.48%) Redis
14 7 (1.48%) Oracle9i Database
15 6 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (1.27%) DataStage
16 5 (1.06%) RDBMS
16 5 (1.06%) DB2
Development Applications
1 45 (9.51%) Ant
1 45 (9.51%) Eclipse
2 31 (6.55%) Visual Studio
3 29 (6.13%) SoapUI
4 25 (5.29%) JUnit
4 25 (5.29%) TestNG
5 23 (4.86%) Git (software)
6 22 (4.65%) JIRA
7 20 (4.23%) Subversion
7 20 (4.23%) Maven
8 13 (2.75%) Selenium
9 12 (2.54%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (1.48%) NCrunch
12 4 (0.85%) ReSharper
13 3 (0.63%) Fiddler
13 3 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
13 3 (0.63%) AdminStudio
13 3 (0.63%) WebDriver
14 2 (0.42%) Mercurial
General
1 82 (17.34%) Finance
2 26 (5.50%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.17%) Publishing
4 14 (2.96%) Banking
5 13 (2.75%) Marketing
6 11 (2.33%) Legal
7 8 (1.69%) Polish Language
8 3 (0.63%) French Language
8 3 (0.63%) German Language
8 3 (0.63%) Advertising
9 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.42%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.21%) Electronics
10 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 258 (54.55%) Developer
2 101 (21.35%) Analyst
3 94 (19.87%) .NET Developer
4 66 (13.95%) C# Developer
5 60 (12.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 47 (9.94%) Java Developer
7 44 (9.30%) DBA
8 43 (9.09%) SQL DBA
9 41 (8.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 32 (6.77%) SQL Developer
11 28 (5.92%) Junior
12 27 (5.71%) SQL Server DBA
13 26 (5.50%) Web Developer
14 25 (5.29%) Test Analyst
15 23 (4.86%) Administrator
16 22 (4.65%) Senior Developer
16 22 (4.65%) Support Analyst
17 21 (4.44%) Junior Developer
18 20 (4.23%) ASP.NET Developer
19 19 (4.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (45.03%) .NET
2 137 (28.96%) HTML
3 130 (27.48%) ASP.NET
4 115 (24.31%) XML
5 111 (23.47%) Web Services
6 74 (15.64%) CSS
7 70 (14.80%) .NET Framework
8 66 (13.95%) WCF
9 63 (13.32%) jQuery
10 62 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 58 (12.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 46 (9.73%) SOAP
13 45 (9.51%) J2EE
13 45 (9.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 44 (9.30%) JSP
15 43 (9.09%) HTML5
16 36 (7.61%) REST
17 33 (6.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 30 (6.34%) CSS3
19 28 (5.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 71 (15.01%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (13.53%) Enterprise Software
3 33 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.44%) W3C
4 21 (4.44%) Data Integration
5 17 (3.59%) Replication
6 13 (2.75%) Clustering
7 12 (2.54%) Inversion of Control
8 11 (2.33%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.90%) AS400
10 7 (1.48%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.06%) Blog
12 4 (0.85%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.85%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.63%) iSeries
13 3 (0.63%) Social Media
13 3 (0.63%) NHS
13 3 (0.63%) BBC
13 3 (0.63%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.42%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 101 (21.35%) Windows
2 64 (13.53%) Linux
3 19 (4.02%) UNIX
4 16 (3.38%) Android
5 15 (3.17%) Windows Phone
6 10 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.69%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.85%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.85%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.63%) AIX
12 2 (0.42%) HPUX
12 2 (0.42%) Solaris
13 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (22.41%) MVC
2 101 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (12.26%) OOD
4 51 (10.78%) Scrum
5 47 (9.94%) OO
6 45 (9.51%) OOP
7 43 (9.09%) TDD
8 42 (8.88%) Unit Testing
9 40 (8.46%) Business Intelligence
10 39 (8.25%) Software Engineering
11 33 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
12 32 (6.77%) Domain-Driven Design
13 30 (6.34%) MVVM
13 30 (6.34%) Dependency Injection
13 30 (6.34%) Software Testing
14 29 (6.13%) Data Analysis
15 28 (5.92%) System Testing
16 27 (5.71%) Time Management
16 27 (5.71%) Software Architecture
17 26 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 161 (34.04%) C#
2 152 (32.14%) T-SQL
3 100 (21.14%) JavaScript
4 80 (16.91%) Java
5 45 (9.51%) VB.NET
6 33 (6.98%) PL/SQL
7 30 (6.34%) VB
8 19 (4.02%) AspectJ
9 15 (3.17%) PHP
10 11 (2.33%) VB6
11 10 (2.11%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.90%) VBA
13 7 (1.48%) VBScript
14 6 (1.27%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.85%) C
15 4 (0.85%) C++
15 4 (0.85%) R
16 3 (0.63%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.63%) PHP5
16 3 (0.63%) RPG
Qualifications
1 100 (21.14%) Degree
2 15 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.33%) MCSE
3 11 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (2.11%) CCNA
5 3 (0.63%) MCSA
6 1 (0.21%) CCNP
6 1 (0.21%) CCDP
6 1 (0.21%) ISEB
6 1 (0.21%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.21%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.21%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.71%) QA
2 21 (4.44%) SLA
3 9 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.63%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (5.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.75%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.48%) Terminal Services
4 7 (1.48%) XenApp
5 4 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (0.85%) vSphere
6 3 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.63%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.21%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (1.06%) SCCM
2 4 (0.85%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.63%) WSUS
4 2 (0.42%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.42%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.42%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.21%) Puppet
5 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 142 (30.02%) Microsoft
2 57 (12.05%) Oracle
3 21 (4.44%) Adobe
4 18 (3.81%) Twitter
5 17 (3.59%) IBM
6 16 (3.38%) Cisco
6 16 (3.38%) Citrix
7 14 (2.96%) VMware
8 7 (1.48%) Apple
9 5 (1.06%) Telerik
10 4 (0.85%) Google
10 4 (0.85%) Thunderhead
10 4 (0.85%) SonicWALL
10 4 (0.85%) HP
10 4 (0.85%) Dell
10 4 (0.85%) Sybase
11 3 (0.63%) Facebook
11 3 (0.63%) Yahoo!
11 3 (0.63%) Sony
11 3 (0.63%) Wyse
Ashford, Kent
Pearson Whiffin Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
@ITS
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 - £55,000 + beneifts
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
PAW Associates
Salary: Unspecified c£Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Rark Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago