The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 26 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 8 51 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 5.33% 22.37% 22.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.81% 35.92% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 41 8
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Programming Languages Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 142 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 49.33% 62.28% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 63 122 24
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

SQL
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Maidstone region.

SQL Salary Trend in Maidstone

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) HTML
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
3 9 (39.13%) OO
4 8 (34.78%) XML
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) CSS
5 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
6 6 (26.09%) Java
6 6 (26.09%) TDD
6 6 (26.09%) Scrum
7 5 (21.74%) WinForms
7 5 (21.74%) Web Services
7 5 (21.74%) N-Tier
7 5 (21.74%) ETL
7 5 (21.74%) Migration
7 5 (21.74%) WPF
7 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
7 5 (21.74%) HTML5
7 5 (21.74%) CSS3
7 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
8 4 (17.39%) System Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Selenium

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 4 (17.39%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) Lync
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (17.39%) MySQL
4 3 (13.04%) MariaDB
5 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.35%) Ant
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (17.39%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Test Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) DBA
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) HTML
3 8 (34.78%) XML
4 7 (30.43%) CSS
5 5 (21.74%) WinForms
5 5 (21.74%) WPF
5 5 (21.74%) Web Services
5 5 (21.74%) HTML5
5 5 (21.74%) CSS3
6 3 (13.04%) FuelPHP
6 3 (13.04%) Sphinx
6 3 (13.04%) Symfony
6 3 (13.04%) jQuery
6 3 (13.04%) Kohana
6 3 (13.04%) Ajax
6 3 (13.04%) JSON
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) N-Tier
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) OO
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
4 6 (26.09%) TDD
4 6 (26.09%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) Migration
5 5 (21.74%) ETL
5 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
6 4 (17.39%) System Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
6 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.70%) MVC
8 1 (4.35%) Content Management
8 1 (4.35%) Operations Research
8 1 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.35%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) PHP
4 3 (13.04%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Adobe
3 3 (13.04%) Zend