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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 277 332 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.95% 28.62% 22.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.27% 53.04% 48.27%
Number of salaries quoted 258 270 231
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
586 626 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 59.13% 53.97% 47.21%
Number of salaries quoted 526 538 484
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 May 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 May 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
Maidstone +4 45 £32,500 -16.66% 2
Tonbridge +5 28 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Tunbridge Wells -14 27 £37,500 -2.59% 6
Canterbury -6 13 £32,000 +28.00% 1
Sevenoaks -1 12 £18,250 -61.57% 1
Folkestone +2 10 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Dartford +2 8 £36,250 -9.37% 1
West Malling -1 7 £32,000 -37.56%
Deal - 5 £37,500 -
Rochester - 5 £42,500 -
Chatham -9 2 £51,250 +5.12%
Dover +4 1 - -
Sittingbourne 0 1 £27,500 -31.25%
Whitstable - 1 £27,500 -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 222 (42.69%) .NET
2 187 (35.96%) SQL Server
3 173 (33.27%) Microsoft
4 168 (32.31%) C#
5 132 (25.38%) HTML
5 132 (25.38%) T-SQL
6 124 (23.85%) ASP.NET
7 115 (22.12%) JavaScript
8 104 (20.00%) XML
9 102 (19.62%) Windows
10 101 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
11 99 (19.04%) MVC
12 95 (18.27%) MS Excel
13 86 (16.54%) Finance
14 85 (16.35%) Web Services
15 84 (16.15%) CSS
15 84 (16.15%) Java
16 77 (14.81%) Degree
17 73 (14.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 73 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
18 65 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
19 61 (11.73%) Linux
19 61 (11.73%) jQuery
20 60 (11.54%) Scrum
21 59 (11.35%) Oracle
21 59 (11.35%) Data Analysis
22 57 (10.96%) OOD
23 56 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
24 54 (10.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 54 (10.38%) MySQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 30 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 29 (5.58%) SAS
3 28 (5.38%) Apache
4 24 (4.62%) IIS
5 23 (4.42%) Tomcat
5 23 (4.42%) CMS
6 21 (4.04%) Cloud Foundry
7 16 (3.08%) JBoss
8 13 (2.50%) MS Exchange
9 8 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.96%) WordPress
13 4 (0.77%) Joomla!
13 4 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.77%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.38%) Lync
14 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.19%) DNN
15 1 (0.19%) Drupal
Applications
1 95 (18.27%) MS Excel
2 44 (8.46%) MS Office
3 17 (3.27%) Photoshop
4 14 (2.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (2.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.58%) SPSS
7 2 (0.38%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.58%) Magento
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.85%) SaaS
2 11 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) Office 365
4 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.54%) Internet
2 29 (5.58%) Firewall
3 13 (2.50%) DNS
4 8 (1.54%) HTTP
5 7 (1.35%) SMTP
6 6 (1.15%) WAN
7 5 (0.96%) SSL
8 4 (0.77%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.77%) VPN
8 4 (0.77%) DHCP
9 3 (0.58%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.58%) LAN
9 3 (0.58%) SAN
9 3 (0.58%) Intranet
9 3 (0.58%) VLAN
9 3 (0.58%) Network Security
10 2 (0.38%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.38%) IPsec
10 2 (0.38%) MPLS
10 2 (0.38%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (35.96%) SQL Server
2 73 (14.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 54 (10.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (10.38%) MySQL
5 42 (8.08%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (6.54%) Relational Database
7 33 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (5.38%) Oracle Database
8 28 (5.38%) OLAP
9 25 (4.81%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 24 (4.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 17 (3.27%) Big Data
12 11 (2.12%) Oracle9i Database
13 9 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (1.54%) MongoDB
14 8 (1.54%) DataStage
15 7 (1.35%) RDBMS
15 7 (1.35%) SQL CLR
16 6 (1.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 41 (7.88%) Ant
1 41 (7.88%) Eclipse
2 30 (5.77%) JIRA
2 30 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 29 (5.58%) Visual Studio
4 26 (5.00%) Subversion
5 25 (4.81%) Maven
6 19 (3.65%) SoapUI
7 18 (3.46%) JUnit
8 16 (3.08%) Oracle Forms
8 16 (3.08%) TestNG
9 9 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (1.54%) Jasmine
10 8 (1.54%) Selenium
11 7 (1.35%) QuickTest Pro
12 6 (1.15%) LoadRunner
12 6 (1.15%) ReSharper
13 5 (0.96%) Fiddler
14 4 (0.77%) TestDirector
15 3 (0.58%) NCrunch
General
1 86 (16.54%) Finance
2 23 (4.42%) Marketing
3 13 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.31%) Polish Language
5 11 (2.12%) Publishing
6 9 (1.73%) Legal
6 9 (1.73%) Banking
7 7 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.77%) French Language
9 3 (0.58%) German Language
9 3 (0.58%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.38%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Electronics
11 1 (0.19%) Games
11 1 (0.19%) Advertising
11 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 263 (50.58%) Developer
2 151 (29.04%) Analyst
3 74 (14.23%) .NET Developer
4 52 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 43 (8.27%) Java Developer
6 41 (7.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 40 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 36 (6.92%) DBA
8 36 (6.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 35 (6.73%) Junior
10 33 (6.35%) SQL DBA
11 31 (5.96%) Senior Developer
12 29 (5.58%) Support Analyst
12 29 (5.58%) Web Developer
13 28 (5.38%) MI Analyst
14 25 (4.81%) Senior Java Developer
14 25 (4.81%) Test Analyst
14 25 (4.81%) Junior Developer
15 24 (4.62%) SQL Server DBA
16 22 (4.23%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (42.69%) .NET
2 132 (25.38%) HTML
3 124 (23.85%) ASP.NET
4 104 (20.00%) XML
5 85 (16.35%) Web Services
6 84 (16.15%) CSS
7 61 (11.73%) jQuery
8 54 (10.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 54 (10.38%) HTML5
9 53 (10.19%) .NET Framework
10 52 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 50 (9.62%) WCF
12 46 (8.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 44 (8.46%) AngularJS
14 40 (7.69%) J2EE
14 40 (7.69%) JSP
15 38 (7.31%) SOAP
16 33 (6.35%) JSON
17 31 (5.96%) CSS3
18 26 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 73 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 18 (3.46%) W3C
5 14 (2.69%) Data Integration
6 13 (2.50%) Clustering
7 10 (1.92%) Replication
8 8 (1.54%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.54%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
9 7 (1.35%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.15%) AS400
11 3 (0.58%) NHS
11 3 (0.58%) GIS
11 3 (0.58%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.58%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.58%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.58%) Blog
11 3 (0.58%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 102 (19.62%) Windows
2 61 (11.73%) Linux
3 34 (6.54%) UNIX
4 16 (3.08%) Android
5 15 (2.88%) Windows Phone
6 11 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.92%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.54%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.35%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.38%) CentOS
12 2 (0.38%) Solaris
13 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (19.04%) MVC
3 65 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 60 (11.54%) Scrum
5 59 (11.35%) Data Analysis
6 57 (10.96%) OOD
7 45 (8.65%) OOP
8 39 (7.50%) OO
9 35 (6.73%) TDD
9 35 (6.73%) Unit Testing
10 32 (6.15%) UML
11 29 (5.58%) Software Engineering
12 28 (5.38%) Software Testing
12 28 (5.38%) MVVM
12 28 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
13 27 (5.19%) Domain-Driven Design
14 26 (5.00%) RUP
15 25 (4.81%) Dependency Injection
15 25 (4.81%) System Testing
15 25 (4.81%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 168 (32.31%) C#
2 132 (25.38%) T-SQL
3 115 (22.12%) JavaScript
4 84 (16.15%) Java
5 37 (7.12%) VB.NET
6 33 (6.35%) PL/SQL
7 29 (5.58%) VB
8 24 (4.62%) AspectJ
9 20 (3.85%) VBA
10 18 (3.46%) PHP
11 16 (3.08%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.31%) R
12 12 (2.31%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.12%) VB6
13 11 (2.12%) C++
14 9 (1.73%) C
15 5 (0.96%) Perl
15 5 (0.96%) Python
15 5 (0.96%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 77 (14.81%) Degree
2 16 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.12%) MCSE
4 10 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (1.73%) ISEB
5 9 (1.73%) CCNA
6 6 (1.15%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.58%) MCSA
8 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.19%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.19%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.19%) CCNP
9 1 (0.19%) CCDP
9 1 (0.19%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.58%) SLA
2 24 (4.62%) QA
3 10 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.69%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.35%) XenApp
4 7 (1.35%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (0.77%) vSphere
6 3 (0.58%) vCloud
6 3 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.58%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.38%) Docker
7 2 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.19%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (0.96%) HAProxy
2 4 (0.77%) Puppet
2 4 (0.77%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.38%) SCCM
4 2 (0.38%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.19%) SCOM
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 173 (33.27%) Microsoft
2 59 (11.35%) Oracle
3 21 (4.04%) IBM
4 17 (3.27%) Citrix
5 16 (3.08%) Cisco
6 15 (2.88%) Adobe
6 15 (2.88%) Twitter
7 14 (2.69%) HP
8 13 (2.50%) VMware
9 7 (1.35%) Dell
9 7 (1.35%) Macromedia
10 6 (1.15%) Apple
10 6 (1.15%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.96%) Sybase
12 4 (0.77%) Business Objects
12 4 (0.77%) SAP
12 4 (0.77%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.77%) Informatica
12 4 (0.77%) SonicWALL
13 3 (0.58%) Sitecore
Folkestone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Commercial Services Trading Ltd T/A Connect2Staff
Posted: 5 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 31,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Global Travel
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Ashford, Kent
CXK
Salary: £37,167
Posted: 12 days ago
Kent
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Tonbridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago