The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 149 238 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 16.89% 22.60% 20.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.21% 40.96% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 136 228 173
Median salary £37,750 £35,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.09% -11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,525 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,300 £52,500
UK excluding London median 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
380 581 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 43.08% 55.18% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 351 554 391
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Kent

SQL
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells -3 16 £40,250 +30.89% 4
Maidstone -11 15 £28,500 -36.66% 1
Dartford -1 14 £40,000 +14.28%
West Malling +8 11 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Folkestone +1 10 £41,250 +3.12% 2
Tonbridge 0 5 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Sittingbourne -10 5 £50,000 +48.14%
Westerham - 3 £32,500 - 1
Canterbury +1 2 £35,000 +8.03%
Whitstable +1 1 £35,000 +9.37%
Faversham - 1 £25,000 -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for SQL.

1 154 (47.68%) .NET
2 144 (44.58%) C#
3 117 (36.22%) SQL Server
4 101 (31.27%) JavaScript
5 97 (30.03%) HTML
6 95 (29.41%) CSS
7 93 (28.79%) Finance
8 81 (25.08%) MVC
9 80 (24.77%) ASP.NET
10 77 (23.84%) Microsoft
11 75 (23.22%) Windows
12 66 (20.43%) Web Development
13 60 (18.58%) MS Excel
14 58 (17.96%) Oracle
15 50 (15.48%) XML
16 48 (14.86%) Degree
17 44 (13.62%) T-SQL
18 39 (12.07%) MySQL
18 39 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
19 37 (11.46%) ETL
20 36 (11.15%) Web Services
20 36 (11.15%) Team Foundation Server
21 35 (10.84%) .NET Framework
21 35 (10.84%) E-Commerce
22 33 (10.22%) Computer Science
23 32 (9.91%) Java
23 32 (9.91%) PL/SQL
23 32 (9.91%) MS Office
24 30 (9.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 30 (9.29%) HTML5

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (7.74%) CMS
2 23 (7.12%) WordPress
3 13 (4.02%) IIS
4 10 (3.10%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.48%) Apache
6 6 (1.86%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.55%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.24%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.93%) SAS
10 2 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.62%) JBoss
10 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.31%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.31%) Kentico
11 1 (0.31%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 60 (18.58%) MS Excel
2 32 (9.91%) MS Office
3 4 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.62%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (2.17%) Visualfiles
4 6 (1.86%) Magento
5 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.33%) Sage Pay
2 7 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.93%) Office 365
4 3 (0.93%) SaaS
5 2 (0.62%) Bluemix
5 2 (0.62%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.31%) GitHub
6 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.48%) Firewall
2 7 (2.17%) IP Telephony
3 5 (1.55%) VPN
4 4 (1.24%) ADSL
4 4 (1.24%) Internet
4 4 (1.24%) Intranet
4 4 (1.24%) Junos
4 4 (1.24%) SAN
4 4 (1.24%) SMS
4 4 (1.24%) VLAN
4 4 (1.24%) VoIP
5 3 (0.93%) AMQP
5 3 (0.93%) DNS
5 3 (0.93%) HTTP
5 3 (0.93%) OSPF
5 3 (0.93%) Skype
5 3 (0.93%) SMTP
5 3 (0.93%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (0.93%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.62%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (36.22%) SQL Server
2 39 (12.07%) MySQL
3 30 (9.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (8.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (5.57%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (4.33%) DB2
6 14 (4.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (4.02%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.72%) DTS
9 11 (3.41%) Big Data
10 10 (3.10%) RDBMS
10 10 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.86%) OLAP
11 6 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.55%) DataStage
12 5 (1.55%) Redis
13 4 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (1.24%) MariaDB
13 4 (1.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (11.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (6.50%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.50%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.79%) SoapUI
4 8 (2.48%) Subversion
5 7 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (1.86%) Ranorex
6 6 (1.86%) Robot Framework
7 5 (1.55%) Jasmine
7 5 (1.55%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (1.24%) Ant
8 4 (1.24%) Babel
8 4 (1.24%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.24%) gulp
8 4 (1.24%) JIRA
8 4 (1.24%) Selenium
8 4 (1.24%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.93%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.93%) NUnit
General
1 93 (28.79%) Finance
2 14 (4.33%) Banking
2 14 (4.33%) Marketing
3 12 (3.72%) Retail
4 10 (3.10%) Legal
5 9 (2.79%) Games
6 7 (2.17%) Automotive
6 7 (2.17%) Back Office
6 7 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.86%) Advertising
8 3 (0.93%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.62%) German Language
9 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) Law
10 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 207 (64.09%) Developer
2 108 (33.44%) .NET Developer
3 57 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 56 (17.34%) Analyst
5 53 (16.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 50 (15.48%) SQL Developer
7 49 (15.17%) Web Developer
8 35 (10.84%) .NET Web Developer
9 32 (9.91%) ASP.NET Developer
10 25 (7.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (7.43%) C# Web Developer
12 23 (7.12%) Junior
13 19 (5.88%) DBA
14 17 (5.26%) Junior Developer
14 17 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
14 17 (5.26%) Programmer
15 15 (4.64%) Java Developer
15 15 (4.64%) SQL Analyst
15 15 (4.64%) SQL Programmer
16 13 (4.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (47.68%) .NET
2 97 (30.03%) HTML
3 95 (29.41%) CSS
4 80 (24.77%) ASP.NET
5 50 (15.48%) XML
6 36 (11.15%) Web Services
7 35 (10.84%) .NET Framework
8 30 (9.29%) HTML5
9 28 (8.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (7.43%) jQuery
11 23 (7.12%) WCF
12 20 (6.19%) SOAP
13 18 (5.57%) Ajax
14 17 (5.26%) CSS3
15 15 (4.64%) Entity Framework
16 14 (4.33%) ASP.NET Web API
17 12 (3.72%) RESTful
18 11 (3.41%) AngularJS
18 11 (3.41%) JSON
18 11 (3.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.22%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.17%) Mathematics
4 7 (2.17%) User Experience
5 6 (1.86%) Health Informatics
5 6 (1.86%) Informatics
6 5 (1.55%) AS400
6 5 (1.55%) Economics
6 5 (1.55%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.24%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.24%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.24%) Replication
8 3 (0.93%) Graphic Design
8 3 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (0.93%) iPad
8 3 (0.93%) iPhone
8 3 (0.93%) PKI
8 3 (0.93%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 75 (23.22%) Windows
2 30 (9.29%) Windows Server
3 17 (5.26%) Linux
4 14 (4.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.17%) Unix
7 4 (1.24%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.93%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (25.08%) MVC
2 66 (20.43%) Web Development
3 39 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (11.46%) ETL
5 35 (10.84%) E-Commerce
6 29 (8.98%) CRM
7 26 (8.05%) ITIL
8 25 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (7.12%) Time Management
10 20 (6.19%) SDLC
11 19 (5.88%) TDD
12 18 (5.57%) System Testing
13 17 (5.26%) Automated Testing
14 16 (4.95%) Migration
14 16 (4.95%) Scrum
15 15 (4.64%) Release Management
15 15 (4.64%) Systems Analysis
16 14 (4.33%) OOP
17 13 (4.02%) Unit Testing
18 12 (3.72%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 144 (44.58%) C#
2 101 (31.27%) JavaScript
3 44 (13.62%) T-SQL
4 32 (9.91%) Java
4 32 (9.91%) PL/SQL
5 29 (8.98%) PHP
6 20 (6.19%) VB
7 13 (4.02%) VB.NET
8 9 (2.79%) C++
9 7 (2.17%) C
9 7 (2.17%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.93%) ES6
10 3 (0.93%) Python
10 3 (0.93%) VB6
11 2 (0.62%) AspectJ
11 2 (0.62%) R
11 2 (0.62%) Scala
11 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.62%) VBA
12 1 (0.31%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 48 (14.86%) Degree
2 13 (4.02%) ISEB
3 11 (3.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (3.10%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.17%) HND
5 7 (2.17%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.55%) A+ Certification
6 5 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.24%) CCNA
7 4 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.24%) MCSE
8 3 (0.93%) CCNP
8 3 (0.93%) MCP
9 2 (0.62%) HNC
10 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.10%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.86%) SLA
3 5 (1.55%) QA
System Software
1 19 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (1.24%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (0.93%) SCOM
5 2 (0.62%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (23.84%) Microsoft
2 58 (17.96%) Oracle
3 17 (5.26%) VMware
4 14 (4.33%) PayPal
5 12 (3.72%) HP
6 11 (3.41%) BMC
6 11 (3.41%) Remedy
7 9 (2.79%) IBM
8 8 (2.48%) Jaspersoft
9 6 (1.86%) Thunderhead
10 5 (1.55%) Cisco
11 4 (1.24%) ABBYY
11 4 (1.24%) ArcSight
11 4 (1.24%) Citrix
11 4 (1.24%) LogRhythm
11 4 (1.24%) Mitel
11 4 (1.24%) Nintex
11 4 (1.24%) WorldPay
12 3 (0.93%) MobileIron
12 3 (0.93%) Symantec
Westerham, Kent
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dover, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Longfield, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Huntress Group - IT Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Gym, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Kent
Reco Group
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
West Malling
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + bonus, pension, health insurance
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18360 - £25500 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago