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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 264 238 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.72% 23.13% 34.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.36% 39.40% 59.51%
Number of salaries quoted 225 216 323
Average salary £35,000 £41,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.16% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
582 604 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.29% 58.70% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 503 542 565
Average salary £39,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.81% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +2 64 £41,250 -0.60% 7
Folkestone +3 16 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Sittingbourne -2 11 £37,500 -16.66%
West Malling -10 10 £49,000 -14.78%
Chatham - 8 £43,750 - 1
Canterbury +9 6 £26,000 -24.63% 1
Rochester -3 6 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Maidstone +3 5 £40,000 -13.51% 3
Sevenoaks -7 5 £21,500 -24.56% 3
Stansted - 5 £40,000 -
Dartford +3 4 £22,500 -40.00% 1
Westerham - 4 £31,000 - 1
Tonbridge -2 2 £42,500 -12.82% 2
Whitstable +6 1 £32,000 +45.45%
Sandwich - 1 £18,000 -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (44.51%) SQL Server
2 193 (38.52%) .NET
3 170 (33.93%) C#
4 169 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
5 146 (29.14%) HTML
6 143 (28.54%) Microsoft
7 140 (27.94%) JavaScript
8 122 (24.35%) XML
9 120 (23.95%) Oracle
10 107 (21.36%) ASP.NET
11 95 (18.96%) CSS
12 94 (18.76%) Windows
13 93 (18.56%) T-SQL
14 91 (18.16%) Finance
15 89 (17.76%) MS Excel
16 88 (17.56%) Degree
17 85 (16.97%) Java
18 84 (16.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 83 (16.57%) Scrum
20 78 (15.57%) MVC
21 77 (15.37%) PL/SQL
22 73 (14.57%) Team Foundation Server
23 66 (13.17%) jQuery
24 65 (12.97%) MySQL
25 55 (10.98%) Git (software)
26 54 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
27 53 (10.58%) Web Services
28 51 (10.18%) HTML5
28 51 (10.18%) VB
28 51 (10.18%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 27 (5.39%) SharePoint
2 26 (5.19%) WordPress
3 25 (4.99%) CMS
4 21 (4.19%) Cloud Foundry
4 21 (4.19%) Tomcat
5 18 (3.59%) MS Exchange
6 16 (3.19%) Apache
6 16 (3.19%) IIS
7 11 (2.20%) JBoss
8 6 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.00%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.60%) SAS
11 3 (0.60%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.20%) Node.js
12 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 89 (17.76%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.99%) Spreadsheet
3 16 (3.19%) MS Office
4 4 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.40%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (1.80%) Magento
3 6 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.40%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.20%) Infor CRM
6 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.79%) SaaS
2 24 (4.79%) Bluemix
3 15 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (2.79%) Office 365
5 10 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (1.60%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.20%) Sage Pay
8 5 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.60%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.40%) IaaS
10 2 (0.40%) PaaS
11 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.79%) Firewall
2 18 (3.59%) VPN
3 10 (2.00%) SAN
4 8 (1.60%) Internet
5 7 (1.40%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.40%) VLAN
5 7 (1.40%) VoIP
6 6 (1.20%) DNS
6 6 (1.20%) HTTP
6 6 (1.20%) Intranet
7 4 (0.80%) DHCP
7 4 (0.80%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.60%) iSCSI
8 3 (0.60%) Skype
8 3 (0.60%) SMTP
8 3 (0.60%) Wireless
9 2 (0.40%) CTI
9 2 (0.40%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.40%) LAN
9 2 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (44.51%) SQL Server
2 84 (16.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 65 (12.97%) MySQL
4 51 (10.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (8.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 41 (8.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 38 (7.58%) Oracle Database
7 38 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 34 (6.79%) Oracle Reports
9 33 (6.59%) Oracle9i Database
10 31 (6.19%) MS Access
11 23 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (4.39%) Relational Database
13 21 (4.19%) Oracle Database 10g
14 14 (2.79%) Crystal Reports
15 11 (2.20%) DB2
16 9 (1.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 9 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
17 7 (1.40%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 73 (14.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 55 (10.98%) Git (software)
3 41 (8.18%) Oracle Forms
4 39 (7.78%) Visual Studio
5 37 (7.39%) Eclipse
5 37 (7.39%) Subversion
6 31 (6.19%) Selenium
7 29 (5.79%) Ant
8 26 (5.19%) JIRA
9 22 (4.39%) Maven
10 18 (3.59%) SpecFlow
11 17 (3.39%) Jasmine
12 16 (3.19%) Cucumber
13 15 (2.99%) NUnit
13 15 (2.99%) TestNG
13 15 (2.99%) WebDriver
14 14 (2.79%) SoapUI
15 13 (2.59%) Karma Test Runner
16 12 (2.40%) Protractor
17 10 (2.00%) MSTest
General
1 91 (18.16%) Finance
2 21 (4.19%) Marketing
3 19 (3.79%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.20%) Back Office
5 7 (1.40%) Advertising
5 7 (1.40%) Banking
6 5 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.00%) Legal
7 4 (0.80%) Games
7 4 (0.80%) Retail
8 2 (0.40%) French Language
8 2 (0.40%) German Language
9 1 (0.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 320 (63.87%) Developer
2 119 (23.75%) SQL Developer
3 97 (19.36%) .NET Developer
4 76 (15.17%) Analyst
5 63 (12.57%) C# Developer
6 60 (11.98%) Oracle Developer
7 52 (10.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 52 (10.38%) Programmer
8 50 (9.98%) DBA
8 50 (9.98%) SQL DBA
9 45 (8.98%) Web Developer
10 42 (8.38%) ASP.NET Developer
11 40 (7.98%) Senior Developer
12 39 (7.78%) PL/SQL Developer
13 36 (7.19%) Java Developer
14 30 (5.99%) SQL Programmer
15 29 (5.79%) Applications Developer
16 27 (5.39%) SQL Analyst
17 26 (5.19%) Junior
18 24 (4.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (38.52%) .NET
2 146 (29.14%) HTML
3 122 (24.35%) XML
4 107 (21.36%) ASP.NET
5 95 (18.96%) CSS
6 66 (13.17%) jQuery
7 53 (10.58%) Web Services
8 51 (10.18%) HTML5
9 50 (9.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 46 (9.18%) .NET Framework
11 39 (7.78%) AngularJS
11 39 (7.78%) WCF
12 35 (6.99%) Entity Framework
12 35 (6.99%) JSON
13 32 (6.39%) ASP.NET Web API
14 31 (6.19%) J2EE
15 29 (5.79%) Ajax
15 29 (5.79%) CSS3
15 29 (5.79%) JSP
16 27 (5.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 24 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (3.99%) Data Integration
5 15 (2.99%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.59%) Replication
7 11 (2.20%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.80%) Clustering
8 9 (1.80%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (1.60%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.60%) W3C
10 6 (1.20%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.00%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.80%) User Experience
13 3 (0.60%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.60%) Fat Client
13 3 (0.60%) PKI
13 3 (0.60%) Thin Client
14 2 (0.40%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 94 (18.76%) Windows
2 48 (9.58%) Unix
3 47 (9.38%) Windows Server
4 45 (8.98%) Linux
5 19 (3.79%) Android
6 17 (3.39%) Apple iOS
7 16 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.80%) Windows Phone
9 8 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.40%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.20%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.00%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.80%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (16.57%) Scrum
3 78 (15.57%) MVC
4 46 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
5 44 (8.78%) ETL
5 44 (8.78%) Unit Testing
6 43 (8.58%) OOD
7 40 (7.98%) Software Engineering
8 37 (7.39%) TDD
9 36 (7.19%) OO
9 36 (7.19%) SDLC
10 35 (6.99%) E-Commerce
11 34 (6.79%) Business Analysis
12 32 (6.39%) Data Analysis
12 32 (6.39%) System Testing
12 32 (6.39%) Web Development
13 29 (5.79%) Mentoring
14 25 (4.99%) OOP
14 25 (4.99%) Test Scripting
15 24 (4.79%) UML
Programming Languages
1 170 (33.93%) C#
2 140 (27.94%) JavaScript
3 93 (18.56%) T-SQL
4 85 (16.97%) Java
5 77 (15.37%) PL/SQL
6 51 (10.18%) VB
7 34 (6.79%) PHP
8 29 (5.79%) Shell Script
8 29 (5.79%) VB.NET
9 25 (4.99%) VBA
10 21 (4.19%) AspectJ
11 18 (3.59%) C
12 15 (2.99%) Python
12 15 (2.99%) Scala
13 9 (1.80%) R
14 7 (1.40%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.40%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.20%) Ruby
16 5 (1.00%) VBScript
17 4 (0.80%) C++
Qualifications
1 88 (17.56%) Degree
2 13 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.40%) ISEB
3 7 (1.40%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.20%) MCSA
4 6 (1.20%) MCSE
5 5 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.80%) HND
7 3 (0.60%) A+ Certification
7 3 (0.60%) CCNA
7 3 (0.60%) MCITP
7 3 (0.60%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.40%) MCP
9 1 (0.20%) CCNP
9 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.58%) QA
2 14 (2.79%) SLA
3 9 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (1.20%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.80%) SDET
7 3 (0.60%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.19%) Terminal Services
3 15 (2.99%) Active Directory
4 14 (2.79%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.80%) vSphere
6 3 (0.60%) XenApp
6 3 (0.60%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.40%) vCloud
7 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.20%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 8 (1.60%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.40%) vRealize
5 1 (0.20%) Nagios
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 143 (28.54%) Microsoft
2 120 (23.95%) Oracle
3 30 (5.99%) VMware
4 25 (4.99%) IBM
5 21 (4.19%) Citrix
6 16 (3.19%) Cisco
7 13 (2.59%) HP
8 9 (1.80%) Google
9 7 (1.40%) Sitecore
10 6 (1.20%) Dell
11 5 (1.00%) SonicWALL
11 5 (1.00%) Tableau
11 5 (1.00%) Talend
11 5 (1.00%) Veeam
12 4 (0.80%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.80%) Nintex
12 4 (0.80%) SAP
13 3 (0.60%) JDA
13 3 (0.60%) Sophos
13 3 (0.60%) Symantec
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Up to £45K Plus Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gillingham, Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £32k - 35k per year + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £41000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Searchability
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Negotiable Salary depending upon experience + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gillingham, Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £33k - 35k per year + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Comtecs
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum To £55k + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
NDK Consulting.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable £ + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
NDK Consulting.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable £ + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benfits
Posted: 10 days ago
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 10 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus pension health 26days holiday
Posted: 11 days ago
Rochester
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidstone
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus pension healthcare
Posted: 20 days ago