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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 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 5030 4737 4960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.29% 22.29% 21.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.76% 45.61% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4345 4194 4443
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
10756 10387 11449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.67% 48.88% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9087 9119 10227
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 1277 £43,500 +3.57% 101
Berkshire -2 1095 £41,000 -3.52% 99
Hampshire -1 831 £37,500 - 98
Buckinghamshire 0 492 £40,000 +6.66% 62
East Sussex +3 380 £40,000 - 29
West Sussex 0 363 £41,250 +17.85% 34
Oxfordshire -1 334 £41,500 +10.66% 42
Kent -6 227 £40,000 -11.11% 17
Middlesex 0 56 £42,500 +1.19% 5
Sussex +1 10 £50,000 +36.31%
Isle of Wight -6 9 £26,500 -39.08%
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4106 (40.61%) .NET
2 4050 (40.05%) SQL Server
3 3657 (36.16%) C#
4 2880 (28.48%) JavaScript
5 2836 (28.05%) HTML
6 2758 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 2638 (26.09%) ASP.NET
8 2516 (24.88%) Windows
9 2155 (21.31%) CSS
10 2138 (21.14%) Oracle
11 1840 (18.20%) Degree
12 1825 (18.05%) Java
13 1677 (16.58%) MS Excel
14 1676 (16.57%) Finance
15 1654 (16.36%) MVC
16 1625 (16.07%) T-SQL
17 1618 (16.00%) XML
18 1528 (15.11%) Web Services
19 1412 (13.96%) jQuery
20 1267 (12.53%) Agile Software Development
21 1179 (11.66%) Linux
22 993 (9.82%) Software Engineering
23 981 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
24 965 (9.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 945 (9.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 897 (8.87%) OO
27 877 (8.67%) SQL Server 2008
28 852 (8.43%) Computer Science
29 848 (8.39%) VB.NET
30 823 (8.14%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (7.18%) IIS
2 648 (6.41%) SharePoint
3 363 (3.59%) Apache
4 299 (2.96%) Tomcat
4 299 (2.96%) MS Exchange
5 162 (1.60%) WebSphere
6 144 (1.42%) CMS
7 135 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
8 125 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
9 118 (1.17%) WebLogic
10 113 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
11 97 (0.96%) SAS
12 87 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
13 82 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
14 81 (0.80%) Node.js
15 71 (0.70%) Drupal
15 71 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
16 69 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
17 67 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
18 64 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 1677 (16.58%) MS Excel
2 384 (3.80%) MS Office
3 99 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 97 (0.96%) Photoshop
5 68 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 53 (0.52%) MS Project
7 27 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 27 (0.27%) PowerPivot
8 26 (0.26%) SPSS
9 20 (0.20%) Fireworks
10 16 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
11 13 (0.13%) InfoPath
12 5 (0.049%) Mingle
13 4 (0.040%) 3ds Max
13 4 (0.040%) FastStats
14 3 (0.030%) Maya
15 2 (0.020%) Open Workbench
16 1 (0.010%) Maple
16 1 (0.010%) LaTeX
16 1 (0.010%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 159 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
2 140 (1.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 109 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
4 76 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
5 74 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
5 74 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
6 65 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
7 64 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
8 61 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
9 59 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
10 55 (0.54%) Magento
11 47 (0.46%) Oracle Assets
12 35 (0.35%) Google Analytics
13 28 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 27 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
15 26 (0.26%) Oracle iRecruitment
15 26 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
16 25 (0.25%) WebTrends
16 25 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
17 24 (0.24%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 242 (2.39%) SaaS
2 216 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 63 (0.62%) Office 365
5 47 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (0.23%) IaaS
7 20 (0.20%) PaaS
8 16 (0.16%) Taleo
9 14 (0.14%) Heroku
10 13 (0.13%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (0.089%) Force.com
12 9 (0.089%) Route 53
13 8 (0.079%) GitHub
13 8 (0.079%) Amazon ELB
14 5 (0.049%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 350 (3.46%) DNS
2 340 (3.36%) TCP/IP
3 330 (3.26%) SAN
4 329 (3.25%) Firewall
5 303 (3.00%) Internet
6 217 (2.15%) HTTP
7 183 (1.81%) DHCP
8 153 (1.51%) VPN
9 140 (1.38%) WAN
10 137 (1.35%) LAN
11 98 (0.97%) FTP
12 76 (0.75%) Intranet
13 69 (0.68%) VoIP
14 57 (0.56%) Wireless
15 54 (0.53%) CTI
16 49 (0.48%) SSL
17 47 (0.46%) NAS
18 46 (0.45%) Network Security
19 45 (0.45%) SMTP
20 44 (0.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4050 (40.05%) SQL Server
2 965 (9.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 945 (9.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 877 (8.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 685 (6.77%) MySQL
6 664 (6.57%) Relational Database
7 600 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
8 491 (4.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 480 (4.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 477 (4.72%) Oracle Database
11 464 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 284 (2.81%) RDBMS
13 231 (2.28%) Oracle Database 11g
14 201 (1.99%) Big Data
15 187 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
16 179 (1.77%) NoSQL
17 164 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
18 162 (1.60%) OLAP
19 144 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
20 142 (1.40%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 690 (6.82%) Visual Studio
2 438 (4.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 398 (3.94%) Subversion
4 391 (3.87%) Selenium
5 346 (3.42%) Git (software)
6 202 (2.00%) Eclipse
7 199 (1.97%) QuickTest Pro
8 172 (1.70%) JIRA
9 158 (1.56%) NUnit
10 134 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
11 132 (1.31%) Jenkins
12 125 (1.24%) WebDriver
13 124 (1.23%) JUnit
14 111 (1.10%) Maven
15 108 (1.07%) Ant
16 74 (0.73%) JMeter
17 60 (0.59%) Toad
18 58 (0.57%) Rhino Mocks
18 58 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 57 (0.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 1676 (16.57%) Finance
2 392 (3.88%) Telecoms
3 374 (3.70%) Retail
4 372 (3.68%) Marketing
5 207 (2.05%) Banking
6 136 (1.34%) Advertising
7 110 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 100 (0.99%) Back Office
9 94 (0.93%) French Language
10 90 (0.89%) Legal
11 75 (0.74%) Publishing
11 75 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
12 61 (0.60%) Front Office
13 56 (0.55%) Electronics
14 52 (0.51%) Games
15 46 (0.45%) Automotive
16 40 (0.40%) Billing
17 35 (0.35%) Investment Banking
18 33 (0.33%) German Language
18 33 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4924 (48.69%) Developer
2 1689 (16.70%) Analyst
3 1596 (15.78%) .NET Developer
4 1164 (11.51%) C# Developer
5 895 (8.85%) Software Developer
6 821 (8.12%) C# .NET Developer
7 751 (7.43%) Senior Developer
8 616 (6.09%) Consultant
9 585 (5.79%) Web Developer
10 534 (5.28%) ASP.NET Developer
11 529 (5.23%) DBA
12 508 (5.02%) Java Developer
13 471 (4.66%) SQL Developer
14 469 (4.64%) Support Engineer
15 465 (4.60%) Support Analyst
16 449 (4.44%) Software Engineer
17 445 (4.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 422 (4.17%) Applications Support
19 325 (3.21%) SQL DBA
20 306 (3.03%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4106 (40.61%) .NET
2 2836 (28.05%) HTML
3 2638 (26.09%) ASP.NET
4 2155 (21.31%) CSS
5 1618 (16.00%) XML
6 1528 (15.11%) Web Services
7 1412 (13.96%) jQuery
8 823 (8.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 813 (8.04%) WCF
10 791 (7.82%) .NET Framework
11 574 (5.68%) HTML5
12 570 (5.64%) Ajax
13 513 (5.07%) SOAP
14 487 (4.82%) Spring
15 412 (4.07%) J2EE
16 385 (3.81%) WPF
17 374 (3.70%) LINQ
18 366 (3.62%) WinForms
19 335 (3.31%) XSLT
19 335 (3.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 852 (8.43%) Computer Science
2 358 (3.54%) Mathematics
3 312 (3.09%) Clustering
4 289 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 260 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
6 253 (2.50%) Replication
6 253 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 221 (2.19%) Open Source
8 193 (1.91%) Client/Server
9 139 (1.37%) Statistics
10 138 (1.36%) Data Integration
11 121 (1.20%) N-Tier
12 110 (1.09%) Visualisation
13 78 (0.77%) Social Media
14 74 (0.73%) Physics
15 68 (0.67%) NHS
16 64 (0.63%) Kindle
17 62 (0.61%) Life Science
18 59 (0.58%) iPad
19 51 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2516 (24.88%) Windows
2 1179 (11.66%) Linux
3 692 (6.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 611 (6.04%) UNIX
5 546 (5.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 298 (2.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 288 (2.85%) Apple iOS
8 247 (2.44%) Windows 7
9 245 (2.42%) Android
10 216 (2.14%) Windows XP
11 153 (1.51%) Windows 8
12 97 (0.96%) Solaris
13 73 (0.72%) AIX
14 61 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 52 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
16 45 (0.45%) Windows 2000
17 44 (0.44%) CentOS
18 41 (0.41%) Windows Phone
19 39 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
19 39 (0.39%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1654 (16.36%) MVC
2 1267 (12.53%) Agile Software Development
3 993 (9.82%) Software Engineering
4 981 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
5 897 (8.87%) OO
6 709 (7.01%) Scrum
7 647 (6.40%) TDD
8 524 (5.18%) ETL
9 497 (4.91%) Web Development
10 496 (4.91%) Performance Tuning
11 481 (4.76%) CRM
12 465 (4.60%) E-Commerce
12 465 (4.60%) ITIL
13 462 (4.57%) Project Management
14 424 (4.19%) Unit Testing
15 339 (3.35%) Continuous Integration
16 334 (3.30%) Workflow
17 332 (3.28%) Migration
18 310 (3.07%) Test Automation
19 304 (3.01%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3657 (36.16%) C#
2 2880 (28.48%) JavaScript
3 1825 (18.05%) Java
4 1625 (16.07%) T-SQL
5 848 (8.39%) VB.NET
6 780 (7.71%) PL/SQL
7 627 (6.20%) PHP
8 606 (5.99%) C++
9 426 (4.21%) VB
10 378 (3.74%) C
11 255 (2.52%) Python
12 242 (2.39%) Perl
13 239 (2.36%) PowerShell
14 208 (2.06%) VBScript
15 175 (1.73%) Shell Script
16 133 (1.32%) VBA
17 114 (1.13%) Objective-C
18 113 (1.12%) VB6
19 106 (1.05%) Ruby
20 88 (0.87%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1840 (18.20%) Degree
2 507 (5.01%) Security Cleared
3 437 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 350 (3.46%) SC Cleared
5 300 (2.97%) ISEB
6 185 (1.83%) MCSE
7 145 (1.43%) ISTQB
8 132 (1.31%) DV Cleared
9 107 (1.06%) MCITP
10 88 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 81 (0.80%) CISSP
12 63 (0.62%) MCSA
13 60 (0.59%) MCDBA
13 60 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
13 60 (0.59%) CTC Cleared
14 59 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
15 55 (0.54%) MCTS
16 53 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 52 (0.51%) MCP
18 51 (0.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 477 (4.72%) QA
2 242 (2.39%) SLA
3 126 (1.25%) ISO 9001
4 88 (0.87%) PCI DSS
5 57 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 44 (0.44%) Data Quality
7 39 (0.39%) HL7
8 26 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 20 (0.20%) WAI
10 19 (0.19%) WCAG
11 16 (0.16%) COBIT
12 11 (0.11%) HIPAA
13 9 (0.089%) Solvency II
14 4 (0.040%) ISO 9000
15 3 (0.030%) ISO 8583
16 2 (0.020%) GLP
16 2 (0.020%) GPG13
16 2 (0.020%) DICOM
17 1 (0.010%) COSO
17 1 (0.010%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 669 (6.62%) Active Directory
2 392 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 263 (2.60%) Hyper-V
4 136 (1.34%) vSphere
5 112 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
6 87 (0.86%) XenApp
7 66 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
8 63 (0.62%) ISA Server
8 63 (0.62%) VMware ESX
9 54 (0.53%) XenDesktop
10 49 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
11 40 (0.40%) XenServer
12 30 (0.30%) UAG
13 25 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
14 19 (0.19%) Terminal Server
14 19 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
15 13 (0.13%) Nmap
16 12 (0.12%) Xen
17 11 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 11 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 155 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
2 117 (1.16%) SCCM
3 97 (0.96%) NetBackup
4 84 (0.83%) Data Guard
5 72 (0.71%) SCOM
6 48 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 45 (0.45%) Backup Exec
8 40 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 38 (0.38%) Puppet
10 34 (0.34%) Nagios
11 32 (0.32%) WSUS
12 22 (0.22%) SCVMM
13 19 (0.19%) Netcool
13 19 (0.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 15 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (0.14%) Ansible
15 14 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
16 13 (0.13%) Nessus
17 11 (0.11%) CA Spectrum
18 10 (0.099%) Legato
Vendors
1 2758 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2138 (21.14%) Oracle
3 661 (6.54%) VMware
4 364 (3.60%) Citrix
5 233 (2.30%) HP
6 230 (2.27%) Cisco
7 227 (2.24%) SAP
8 197 (1.95%) Business Objects
9 177 (1.75%) Cognos
10 163 (1.61%) JBoss
11 161 (1.59%) IBM
12 160 (1.58%) Google
13 124 (1.23%) Red Hat
14 108 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
15 84 (0.83%) Informatica
16 77 (0.76%) Adobe
16 77 (0.76%) Fujitsu
17 73 (0.72%) NetApp
18 69 (0.68%) Veritas
18 69 (0.68%) Sybase
Aldershot, Hampshire
Quindell Plc - Metaskil
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 38 minutes ago
Berkshire
Epsilium Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Berkshire
Epsilium Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £47,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 1 hour ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Resource Management
Salary: £32000 - £34500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + Much more benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £38500 Per Annum + 25 days holiday, pension, subsid
Posted: 4 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire Hospitals
Salary: From £30,764 to £40,558 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago