The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 4798 4720 4916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.10% 22.31% 21.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.80% 45.61% 42.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4136 4175 4409
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,220 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
SQL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10252 10348 11530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.22% 48.92% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8593 9105 10298
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SQL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SQL Salary Trend in the South East

SQL
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in the South East

SQL
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
Surrey 0 1167 £43,500 +3.57% 94
Berkshire -2 1069 £40,000 -5.88% 117
Hampshire -1 805 £37,500 - 116
Buckinghamshire 0 484 £40,000 +6.66% 49
West Sussex 0 365 £40,000 +12.67% 27
East Sussex +3 354 £37,500 -6.25% 21
Oxfordshire 0 321 £42,500 +13.33% 41
Kent -5 204 £40,000 -11.11% 24
Middlesex -1 49 £42,500 - 9
Sussex +2 8 £50,000 +49.87%
Isle of Wight -9 5 £26,500 -39.08%
Thames Valley +1 1 £32,000 -52.59%
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 3971 (39.61%) SQL Server
2 3947 (39.38%) .NET
3 3566 (35.57%) C#
4 2876 (28.69%) JavaScript
5 2853 (28.46%) HTML
6 2721 (27.14%) Microsoft
7 2522 (25.16%) ASP.NET
8 2500 (24.94%) Windows
9 2240 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
10 2176 (21.71%) CSS
11 2126 (21.21%) Oracle
12 1809 (18.05%) Degree
13 1806 (18.02%) Java
14 1667 (16.63%) Finance
15 1647 (16.43%) MS Excel
16 1605 (16.01%) T-SQL
17 1604 (16.00%) MVC
18 1593 (15.89%) XML
19 1496 (14.92%) Web Services
20 1405 (14.02%) jQuery
21 1211 (12.08%) Linux
22 1006 (10.04%) Software Engineering
23 956 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
24 950 (9.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 925 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 892 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
27 848 (8.46%) OO
28 836 (8.34%) Computer Science
29 831 (8.29%) SQL Server 2008
30 805 (8.03%) VB.NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 726 (7.24%) IIS
2 683 (6.81%) SharePoint
3 371 (3.70%) Apache
4 312 (3.11%) Tomcat
5 296 (2.95%) MS Exchange
6 152 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 143 (1.43%) WebSphere
8 133 (1.33%) CMS
9 121 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
10 115 (1.15%) WebLogic
11 110 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
12 95 (0.95%) SAS
13 91 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
14 87 (0.87%) Node.js
15 73 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
16 72 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
17 69 (0.69%) Drupal
18 68 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
19 64 (0.64%) WordPress
19 64 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1647 (16.43%) MS Excel
2 374 (3.73%) MS Office
3 105 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 96 (0.96%) Photoshop
5 72 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 53 (0.53%) MS Project
7 35 (0.35%) PowerPivot
8 27 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
9 25 (0.25%) SPSS
10 21 (0.21%) Fireworks
11 20 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
12 12 (0.12%) InfoPath
13 4 (0.040%) FastStats
14 3 (0.030%) 3ds Max
14 3 (0.030%) Mingle
15 2 (0.020%) Open Workbench
15 2 (0.020%) AutoCAD
15 2 (0.020%) Maya
16 1 (0.010%) Simulink
16 1 (0.010%) Maple
Business Applications
1 150 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
2 129 (1.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 113 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 72 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
5 70 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
6 68 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
7 64 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
8 63 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
9 62 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
10 53 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
11 49 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
11 49 (0.49%) Magento
12 34 (0.34%) Google Analytics
13 27 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 27 (0.27%) Agresso
14 26 (0.26%) Oracle iRecruitment
15 25 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
15 25 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
16 24 (0.24%) WebTrends
17 20 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 256 (2.55%) SaaS
2 216 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 89 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
4 62 (0.62%) Office 365
5 48 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (0.25%) IaaS
7 21 (0.21%) PaaS
8 16 (0.16%) Taleo
9 15 (0.15%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.12%) Route 53
10 12 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (0.11%) Heroku
11 11 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
12 9 (0.090%) GitHub
13 7 (0.070%) Force.com
14 3 (0.030%) Google Apps
15 1 (0.010%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 368 (3.67%) DNS
2 336 (3.35%) Firewall
3 335 (3.34%) SAN
4 326 (3.25%) TCP/IP
5 322 (3.21%) Internet
6 223 (2.22%) HTTP
7 194 (1.94%) DHCP
8 154 (1.54%) VPN
9 146 (1.46%) WAN
10 142 (1.42%) LAN
11 91 (0.91%) FTP
12 83 (0.83%) Intranet
13 81 (0.81%) VoIP
14 56 (0.56%) CTI
14 56 (0.56%) Wireless
15 54 (0.54%) SSL
16 49 (0.49%) NAS
17 48 (0.48%) iSCSI
18 47 (0.47%) SMTP
19 45 (0.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3971 (39.61%) SQL Server
2 950 (9.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 925 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 831 (8.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 705 (7.03%) MySQL
6 677 (6.75%) Relational Database
7 578 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
8 486 (4.85%) Oracle Database
9 483 (4.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 473 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 449 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
12 288 (2.87%) RDBMS
13 228 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
14 202 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
15 195 (1.95%) Big Data
16 180 (1.80%) NoSQL
17 167 (1.67%) OLAP
18 164 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
19 149 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
20 147 (1.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 704 (7.02%) Visual Studio
2 449 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 413 (4.12%) Subversion
4 406 (4.05%) Selenium
5 366 (3.65%) Git (software)
6 223 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
7 183 (1.83%) Eclipse
8 175 (1.75%) JIRA
9 157 (1.57%) NUnit
10 127 (1.27%) Jenkins
11 125 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
12 123 (1.23%) WebDriver
13 119 (1.19%) JUnit
14 115 (1.15%) Maven
15 106 (1.06%) Ant
16 83 (0.83%) JMeter
17 65 (0.65%) Toad
18 61 (0.61%) Rhino Mocks
18 61 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 59 (0.59%) SoapUI
General
1 1667 (16.63%) Finance
2 411 (4.10%) Telecoms
3 374 (3.73%) Retail
4 361 (3.60%) Marketing
5 205 (2.05%) Banking
6 139 (1.39%) Advertising
7 106 (1.06%) Manufacturing
8 96 (0.96%) French Language
9 93 (0.93%) Legal
10 89 (0.89%) Back Office
11 79 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
12 69 (0.69%) Publishing
13 64 (0.64%) Front Office
14 55 (0.55%) Electronics
15 47 (0.47%) Automotive
16 45 (0.45%) Billing
17 43 (0.43%) Games
18 31 (0.31%) Investment Banking
18 31 (0.31%) Spanish Language
19 30 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4804 (47.92%) Developer
2 1690 (16.86%) Analyst
3 1532 (15.28%) .NET Developer
4 1116 (11.13%) C# Developer
5 861 (8.59%) Software Developer
6 790 (7.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 712 (7.10%) Senior Developer
8 616 (6.15%) Consultant
9 600 (5.99%) Web Developer
10 508 (5.07%) Java Developer
11 506 (5.05%) DBA
12 504 (5.03%) ASP.NET Developer
13 475 (4.74%) Support Analyst
14 473 (4.72%) Support Engineer
15 454 (4.53%) SQL Developer
16 452 (4.51%) Software Engineer
17 428 (4.27%) Applications Support
18 415 (4.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 304 (3.03%) SQL DBA
20 303 (3.02%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3947 (39.38%) .NET
2 2853 (28.46%) HTML
3 2522 (25.16%) ASP.NET
4 2176 (21.71%) CSS
5 1593 (15.89%) XML
6 1496 (14.92%) Web Services
7 1405 (14.02%) jQuery
8 790 (7.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 766 (7.64%) .NET Framework
10 757 (7.55%) WCF
11 581 (5.80%) HTML5
12 568 (5.67%) Ajax
13 493 (4.92%) SOAP
14 476 (4.75%) Spring
15 416 (4.15%) J2EE
16 375 (3.74%) LINQ
17 355 (3.54%) WPF
18 333 (3.32%) WinForms
19 327 (3.26%) Hibernate
20 325 (3.24%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 892 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 836 (8.34%) Computer Science
3 361 (3.60%) Mathematics
4 294 (2.93%) Clustering
5 265 (2.64%) Mobile App
6 255 (2.54%) Management Information System
7 251 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
8 248 (2.47%) Replication
9 216 (2.15%) User Experience
10 209 (2.08%) Open Source
11 208 (2.08%) Client/Server
12 150 (1.50%) Statistics
13 142 (1.42%) Data Integration
14 113 (1.13%) Visualisation
15 104 (1.04%) N-Tier
16 75 (0.75%) Life Science
17 74 (0.74%) Physics
18 73 (0.73%) Social Media
19 62 (0.62%) Kindle
20 57 (0.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2500 (24.94%) Windows
2 1211 (12.08%) Linux
3 725 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 618 (6.17%) UNIX
5 565 (5.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 303 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 268 (2.67%) Apple iOS
8 265 (2.64%) Windows 7
9 233 (2.32%) Android
10 226 (2.25%) Windows XP
11 163 (1.63%) Windows 8
12 114 (1.14%) Solaris
13 75 (0.75%) AIX
14 57 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 50 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
16 47 (0.47%) CentOS
17 44 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
18 41 (0.41%) Windows 2000
19 40 (0.40%) Windows Phone
20 39 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2240 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
2 1604 (16.00%) MVC
3 1006 (10.04%) Software Engineering
4 956 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
5 848 (8.46%) OO
6 707 (7.05%) Scrum
7 629 (6.27%) TDD
8 525 (5.24%) ETL
9 502 (5.01%) Web Development
10 494 (4.93%) Performance Tuning
11 492 (4.91%) ITIL
12 475 (4.74%) CRM
13 469 (4.68%) E-Commerce
14 451 (4.50%) Project Management
15 410 (4.09%) Unit Testing
16 407 (4.06%) Mentoring
17 344 (3.43%) Workflow
18 341 (3.40%) Migration
19 340 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
20 325 (3.24%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3566 (35.57%) C#
2 2876 (28.69%) JavaScript
3 1806 (18.02%) Java
4 1605 (16.01%) T-SQL
5 805 (8.03%) VB.NET
6 789 (7.87%) PL/SQL
7 646 (6.44%) PHP
8 595 (5.94%) C++
9 414 (4.13%) VB
10 354 (3.53%) C
11 256 (2.55%) Perl
11 256 (2.55%) Python
12 255 (2.54%) PowerShell
13 212 (2.11%) VBScript
14 177 (1.77%) Shell Script
15 131 (1.31%) VBA
16 108 (1.08%) Objective-C
16 108 (1.08%) VB6
16 108 (1.08%) Ruby
17 83 (0.83%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1809 (18.05%) Degree
2 531 (5.30%) Security Cleared
3 430 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 379 (3.78%) SC Cleared
5 308 (3.07%) ISEB
6 180 (1.80%) MCSE
7 146 (1.46%) DV Cleared
8 141 (1.41%) ISTQB
9 97 (0.97%) MCITP
10 91 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 78 (0.78%) CISSP
12 65 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
13 62 (0.62%) CTC Cleared
14 57 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 57 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
14 57 (0.57%) MCSA
15 55 (0.55%) MCDBA
16 54 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
17 51 (0.51%) CCNA
17 51 (0.51%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 470 (4.69%) QA
2 238 (2.37%) SLA
3 123 (1.23%) ISO 9001
4 100 (1.00%) PCI DSS
5 56 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 46 (0.46%) Data Quality
7 38 (0.38%) HL7
8 25 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 21 (0.21%) WAI
10 20 (0.20%) WCAG
11 16 (0.16%) COBIT
12 10 (0.100%) HIPAA
13 8 (0.080%) GLP
14 6 (0.060%) Solvency II
15 3 (0.030%) ISO 9000
15 3 (0.030%) GPG13
16 2 (0.020%) ISO 8583
17 1 (0.010%) ISO/IEC 17799
17 1 (0.010%) COSO
System Software
1 688 (6.86%) Active Directory
2 405 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 280 (2.79%) Hyper-V
4 136 (1.36%) vSphere
5 115 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
6 89 (0.89%) XenApp
7 77 (0.77%) ISA Server
8 68 (0.68%) VMware ESX
9 64 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
10 58 (0.58%) XenDesktop
11 47 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
12 42 (0.42%) XenServer
13 37 (0.37%) UAG
14 32 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
15 23 (0.23%) Terminal Server
16 20 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
17 16 (0.16%) Terminal Services
18 13 (0.13%) VMware Server
19 12 (0.12%) Nmap
20 11 (0.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 176 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
2 131 (1.31%) SCCM
3 108 (1.08%) NetBackup
4 95 (0.95%) Data Guard
5 85 (0.85%) SCOM
6 49 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 49 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 40 (0.40%) Backup Exec
7 40 (0.40%) Puppet
8 36 (0.36%) Nagios
8 36 (0.36%) WSUS
9 30 (0.30%) SCVMM
10 24 (0.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 21 (0.21%) Netcool
12 16 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
13 14 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
13 14 (0.14%) Ansible
14 13 (0.13%) CA Spectrum
15 12 (0.12%) Nessus
16 10 (0.100%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2721 (27.14%) Microsoft
2 2126 (21.21%) Oracle
3 676 (6.74%) VMware
4 383 (3.82%) Citrix
5 246 (2.45%) SAP
6 243 (2.42%) HP
7 235 (2.34%) Cisco
8 205 (2.05%) Business Objects
9 189 (1.89%) Cognos
10 158 (1.58%) Google
11 153 (1.53%) JBoss
12 150 (1.50%) IBM
13 130 (1.30%) Red Hat
14 102 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
15 90 (0.90%) Informatica
16 88 (0.88%) Fujitsu
17 81 (0.81%) Veritas
18 80 (0.80%) Adobe
19 77 (0.77%) Sybase
20 70 (0.70%) NetApp
Guildford, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CCity IT
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Godalming, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 35,000 Plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum depending upon experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago