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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 222 381 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.90% 34.11% 23.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.86% 58.80% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 201 329 150
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
619 648 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 58.29% 58.01% 49.72%
Number of salaries quoted 554 573 313
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 £27,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 41 £42,500 -10.52% 10
Sittingbourne -3 22 £46,250 +15.62% 4
Folkestone -4 17 £37,500 -
Tonbridge +2 15 £34,000 -12.25% 2
Sevenoaks +4 8 £30,000 -31.81% 4
Dartford -11 7 £37,500 +36.36% 5
West Malling -3 5 £57,500 +43.75%
Maidstone -14 4 £32,500 -2.98% 5
Rochester +3 3 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Canterbury - 2 £37,500 - 3
Whitstable -6 1 £22,000 -4.34%
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 192 (46.27%) SQL Server
2 190 (45.78%) .NET
3 158 (38.07%) C#
4 121 (29.16%) XML
5 118 (28.43%) T-SQL
6 116 (27.95%) HTML
7 112 (26.99%) ASP.NET
8 109 (26.27%) Web Services
9 103 (24.82%) Degree
10 99 (23.86%) Microsoft
11 97 (23.37%) MVC
11 97 (23.37%) Agile Software Development
12 92 (22.17%) JavaScript
13 75 (18.07%) Windows
14 70 (16.87%) Java
15 68 (16.39%) Oracle
16 64 (15.42%) CSS
17 63 (15.18%) Finance
18 61 (14.70%) SQL Server 2008
19 58 (13.98%) .NET Framework
20 57 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
21 55 (13.25%) VB.NET
21 55 (13.25%) SOAP
22 54 (13.01%) ASP.NET MVC
23 53 (12.77%) Enterprise Software
24 52 (12.53%) Unit Testing
24 52 (12.53%) jQuery
24 52 (12.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 51 (12.29%) MySQL
26 50 (12.05%) WCF

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 31 (7.47%) Apache
2 25 (6.02%) JBoss
3 22 (5.30%) SharePoint
4 15 (3.61%) CMS
5 12 (2.89%) IIS
6 10 (2.41%) SAS
7 9 (2.17%) MS Exchange
7 9 (2.17%) Tomcat
7 9 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
8 8 (1.93%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.72%) WordPress
10 3 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.48%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.48%) Drupal
11 2 (0.48%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.24%) Node.js
12 1 (0.24%) Documentum
Applications
1 47 (11.33%) MS Excel
2 35 (8.43%) MS Office
3 16 (3.86%) Photoshop
4 11 (2.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (2.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (1.20%) SPSS
8 2 (0.48%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.24%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.72%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.48%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.48%) Magento
3 2 (0.48%) INSURE/90
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.69%) SaaS
2 6 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.51%) Internet
2 19 (4.58%) Firewall
3 12 (2.89%) WAN
4 11 (2.65%) LAN
5 8 (1.93%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.20%) Intranet
6 5 (1.20%) CTI
7 4 (0.96%) VPN
7 4 (0.96%) DNS
8 3 (0.72%) DHCP
8 3 (0.72%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.72%) FTP
8 3 (0.72%) HTTP
8 3 (0.72%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.48%) Network Security
10 1 (0.24%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.24%) IPsec
10 1 (0.24%) MPLS
10 1 (0.24%) SSL
10 1 (0.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (46.27%) SQL Server
2 61 (14.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (12.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 51 (12.29%) MySQL
5 46 (11.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (6.75%) Relational Database
7 21 (5.06%) Oracle Reports
8 19 (4.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (4.34%) DataStage
9 18 (4.34%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (2.41%) Big Data
11 10 (2.41%) DTS
12 9 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (1.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (1.69%) NoSQL
14 7 (1.69%) DB2
15 5 (1.20%) Data Mining
15 5 (1.20%) Redis
16 4 (0.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (9.16%) Eclipse
2 37 (8.92%) Ant
2 37 (8.92%) SoapUI
3 27 (6.51%) Visual Studio
4 25 (6.02%) TestNG
4 25 (6.02%) JUnit
5 22 (5.30%) Git (software)
6 14 (3.37%) JIRA
6 14 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (3.13%) Selenium
7 13 (3.13%) Subversion
8 12 (2.89%) Maven
9 7 (1.69%) NCrunch
9 7 (1.69%) Ranorex
10 6 (1.45%) AdminStudio
11 4 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.48%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.48%) Dreamweaver
13 2 (0.48%) ReSharper
General
1 63 (15.18%) Finance
2 21 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 19 (4.58%) Banking
4 14 (3.37%) Publishing
5 13 (3.13%) Legal
6 11 (2.65%) Marketing
7 3 (0.72%) Retail
7 3 (0.72%) Polish Language
7 3 (0.72%) Advertising
8 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.24%) Electronics
8 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 224 (53.98%) Developer
2 86 (20.72%) .NET Developer
3 64 (15.42%) Analyst
4 53 (12.77%) C# Developer
5 49 (11.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 43 (10.36%) Java Developer
7 33 (7.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 29 (6.99%) Consultant
9 26 (6.27%) DBA
9 26 (6.27%) SQL DBA
10 25 (6.02%) SQL Developer
11 24 (5.78%) Senior Developer
12 21 (5.06%) Administrator
13 18 (4.34%) Test Analyst
13 18 (4.34%) Web Developer
14 16 (3.86%) ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (3.86%) SQL Server DBA
15 15 (3.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (3.61%) Test Engineer
15 15 (3.61%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (45.78%) .NET
2 121 (29.16%) XML
3 116 (27.95%) HTML
4 112 (26.99%) ASP.NET
5 109 (26.27%) Web Services
6 64 (15.42%) CSS
7 58 (13.98%) .NET Framework
8 55 (13.25%) SOAP
9 54 (13.01%) ASP.NET MVC
10 52 (12.53%) jQuery
11 50 (12.05%) WCF
12 43 (10.36%) ASP.NET Web API
13 41 (9.88%) J2EE
14 36 (8.67%) JSP
15 30 (7.23%) Hibernate
15 30 (7.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 29 (6.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 29 (6.99%) REST
17 28 (6.75%) RESTful
18 25 (6.02%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 57 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (12.77%) Enterprise Software
3 30 (7.23%) Computer Science
4 22 (5.30%) AS400
5 19 (4.58%) Data Integration
6 15 (3.61%) Management Information System
7 13 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
7 13 (3.13%) W3C
8 10 (2.41%) Replication
9 7 (1.69%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.45%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (1.20%) Blog
11 5 (1.20%) NHS
12 4 (0.96%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.72%) iSeries
13 3 (0.72%) Social Media
13 3 (0.72%) Statistics
13 3 (0.72%) BBC
13 3 (0.72%) Clustering
13 3 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 75 (18.07%) Windows
2 49 (11.81%) Linux
3 10 (2.41%) Windows Phone
3 10 (2.41%) Android
3 10 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (2.17%) AIX
5 8 (1.93%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.20%) UNIX
7 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.48%) HPUX
8 2 (0.48%) Solaris
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (23.37%) MVC
1 97 (23.37%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (12.53%) Unit Testing
3 43 (10.36%) TDD
3 43 (10.36%) OO
3 43 (10.36%) Scrum
4 42 (10.12%) ETL
5 37 (8.92%) OOD
6 33 (7.95%) Migration
6 33 (7.95%) System Testing
6 33 (7.95%) Data Analysis
7 30 (7.23%) Software Engineering
7 30 (7.23%) Performance Tuning
8 28 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (6.51%) Test Automation
9 27 (6.51%) MVVM
9 27 (6.51%) OOP
10 26 (6.27%) Software Architecture
11 25 (6.02%) Integration Testing
11 25 (6.02%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (38.07%) C#
2 118 (28.43%) T-SQL
3 92 (22.17%) JavaScript
4 70 (16.87%) Java
5 55 (13.25%) VB.NET
6 39 (9.40%) PL/SQL
7 18 (4.34%) VB
8 16 (3.86%) PHP
9 11 (2.65%) AspectJ
10 9 (2.17%) VBScript
11 8 (1.93%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.69%) VBA
13 6 (1.45%) RPG
13 6 (1.45%) VB6
14 4 (0.96%) PHP5
15 3 (0.72%) RPG IV
15 3 (0.72%) R
16 2 (0.48%) C
16 2 (0.48%) RPG/400
17 1 (0.24%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 103 (24.82%) Degree
2 9 (2.17%) CCNA
2 9 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (2.17%) MCSE
3 7 (1.69%) ISEB
4 2 (0.48%) CISSP
5 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.24%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.75%) QA
2 8 (1.93%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.45%) SLA
5 4 (0.96%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (6.51%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.41%) XenApp
4 6 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (1.45%) vSphere
4 6 (1.45%) XenDesktop
4 6 (1.45%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (1.69%) SCCM
1 7 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.45%) WSUS
3 4 (0.96%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.72%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.48%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.24%) SCOM
6 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 99 (23.86%) Microsoft
2 68 (16.39%) Oracle
3 19 (4.58%) Citrix
4 14 (3.37%) Adobe
4 14 (3.37%) Cisco
5 13 (3.13%) VMware
5 13 (3.13%) Apple
6 12 (2.89%) IBM
7 11 (2.65%) Twitter
8 10 (2.41%) HP
9 7 (1.69%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.45%) Wyse
10 6 (1.45%) SonicWALL
10 6 (1.45%) Google
11 5 (1.20%) Thunderhead
12 4 (0.96%) Dell
12 4 (0.96%) Telerik
13 3 (0.72%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.72%) Yahoo!
13 3 (0.72%) Zend
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership, Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
University of Kent
Salary: From £38,511 to £45,954 per annum Plus generous package
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum +20% Bonus, Private Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Roc Search
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: to £28,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago