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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 4319 4453 4672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.82% 22.37% 21.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.06% 44.77% 40.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3783 3819 4237
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 £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
10030 9946 11553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.36% 49.96% 52.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8724 8420 10504
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Hampshire +1 1006 £37,500 +5.63% 116
Berkshire +1 979 £42,500 - 125
Surrey -3 928 £44,000 +7.31% 102
Buckinghamshire -4 311 £38,000 -5.00% 56
East Sussex +1 300 £40,000 +15.94% 22
Oxfordshire -3 257 £35,750 -4.66% 55
West Sussex -1 251 £40,000 -5.88% 26
Kent -6 226 £42,500 - 46
Middlesex -5 39 £47,500 +26.66% 4
Sussex +3 15 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Thames Valley +11 4 £51,250 +2.50%
Home Counties +2 1 £38,000 -15.55% 1
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3239 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 3019 (34.33%) .NET
3 2806 (31.91%) C#
4 2530 (28.77%) JavaScript
5 2461 (27.99%) HTML
6 2411 (27.42%) Microsoft
7 2269 (25.80%) Windows
8 2111 (24.01%) Agile Software Development
9 1985 (22.57%) CSS
10 1889 (21.48%) ASP.NET
11 1804 (20.52%) Oracle
12 1699 (19.32%) Java
13 1531 (17.41%) Finance
14 1447 (16.46%) MVC
15 1425 (16.21%) XML
16 1400 (15.92%) Degree
17 1381 (15.71%) MS Excel
18 1380 (15.69%) T-SQL
19 1218 (13.85%) Linux
20 1192 (13.56%) jQuery
21 1170 (13.31%) Web Services
22 987 (11.22%) Software Engineering
23 833 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
24 812 (9.23%) MySQL
25 756 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
26 743 (8.45%) Computer Science
27 736 (8.37%) PL/SQL
28 729 (8.29%) Visual Studio
29 715 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
30 708 (8.05%) TDD

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 665 (7.56%) SharePoint
2 639 (7.27%) IIS
3 373 (4.24%) Apache
4 324 (3.68%) Tomcat
5 301 (3.42%) MS Exchange
6 177 (2.01%) CMS
7 174 (1.98%) JBoss
8 162 (1.84%) WebLogic
9 139 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
10 136 (1.55%) WebSphere
11 114 (1.30%) Node.js
12 113 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
13 93 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
14 90 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
15 89 (1.01%) SAS
16 80 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
17 78 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
18 73 (0.83%) WordPress
19 70 (0.80%) Apache Solr
20 58 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1381 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 344 (3.91%) MS Office
3 108 (1.23%) PowerPivot
4 85 (0.97%) Photoshop
4 85 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 68 (0.77%) MS Visio
6 38 (0.43%) MS Project
7 31 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
8 26 (0.30%) SPSS
9 17 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 17 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 11 (0.13%) Fireworks
11 9 (0.10%) AutoCAD
12 7 (0.080%) InfoPath
13 3 (0.034%) Adobe Captivate
14 2 (0.023%) Windchill
14 2 (0.023%) Solid Edge
14 2 (0.023%) Open Workbench
14 2 (0.023%) PrintSoft PReS
15 1 (0.011%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 162 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
2 156 (1.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 93 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
4 70 (0.80%) Oracle Receivables
5 68 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
6 67 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
7 56 (0.64%) Oracle HRMS
8 55 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
9 49 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
10 47 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
11 36 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
12 33 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
12 33 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
13 31 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
14 26 (0.30%) Oracle Payroll
15 24 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 22 (0.25%) Agresso
17 21 (0.24%) HFM
18 20 (0.23%) Magento
19 19 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 237 (2.70%) SaaS
2 158 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 86 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 63 (0.72%) Office 365
5 59 (0.67%) PaaS
6 41 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 38 (0.43%) Amazon S3
8 27 (0.31%) GitHub
9 25 (0.28%) IaaS
10 21 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
11 17 (0.19%) Heroku
11 17 (0.19%) Google App Engine
11 17 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
12 13 (0.15%) Route 53
13 8 (0.091%) Amazon ELB
14 6 (0.068%) Force.com
15 5 (0.057%) Amazon SQS
16 3 (0.034%) Taleo
17 1 (0.011%) MailChimp
17 1 (0.011%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 435 (4.95%) DNS
2 387 (4.40%) Firewall
3 301 (3.42%) Internet
4 278 (3.16%) TCP/IP
5 261 (2.97%) SAN
6 237 (2.70%) DHCP
7 202 (2.30%) HTTP
8 186 (2.12%) LAN
9 183 (2.08%) WAN
10 135 (1.54%) VPN
11 90 (1.02%) VoIP
12 89 (1.01%) SSL
13 74 (0.84%) Intranet
14 66 (0.75%) Wireless
15 65 (0.74%) Network Security
16 62 (0.71%) MPLS
17 56 (0.64%) iSCSI
18 54 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
19 52 (0.59%) Ethernet
20 46 (0.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3239 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 812 (9.23%) MySQL
3 715 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 697 (7.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 631 (7.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 586 (6.66%) Relational Database
7 467 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
8 439 (4.99%) Oracle Database
9 427 (4.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 358 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
11 320 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 254 (2.89%) RDBMS
13 216 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
14 211 (2.40%) NoSQL
15 183 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
16 167 (1.90%) Big Data
17 156 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
18 145 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
19 143 (1.63%) MongoDB
20 142 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 729 (8.29%) Visual Studio
2 504 (5.73%) Git (software)
3 460 (5.23%) Subversion
4 374 (4.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 308 (3.50%) Selenium
6 261 (2.97%) JIRA
7 229 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
8 196 (2.23%) QuickTest Pro
8 196 (2.23%) Maven
9 181 (2.06%) Eclipse
10 176 (2.00%) NUnit
11 170 (1.93%) JUnit
12 163 (1.85%) Jenkins
13 127 (1.44%) WebDriver
14 115 (1.31%) Toad
15 100 (1.14%) Ant
16 93 (1.06%) JMeter
17 74 (0.84%) Rhino Mocks
18 73 (0.83%) Cucumber
19 58 (0.66%) SoapUI
General
1 1531 (17.41%) Finance
2 394 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 307 (3.49%) Marketing
4 290 (3.30%) Retail
5 185 (2.10%) Banking
6 110 (1.25%) Advertising
7 106 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 77 (0.88%) Publishing
9 69 (0.78%) Legal
10 54 (0.61%) Billing
11 49 (0.56%) Back Office
12 40 (0.45%) French Language
13 35 (0.40%) German Language
14 32 (0.36%) Electronics
14 32 (0.36%) Automotive
15 30 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
16 29 (0.33%) Front Office
17 27 (0.31%) Games
18 21 (0.24%) Spanish Language
19 20 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4118 (46.83%) Developer
2 1354 (15.40%) Analyst
3 1039 (11.82%) .NET Developer
4 794 (9.03%) C# Developer
5 613 (6.97%) Software Developer
6 562 (6.39%) Web Developer
7 538 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 519 (5.90%) Java Developer
9 483 (5.49%) Support Engineer
10 480 (5.46%) DBA
11 479 (5.45%) Senior Developer
12 465 (5.29%) Software Engineer
13 394 (4.48%) Consultant
14 345 (3.92%) Applications Support
15 344 (3.91%) Support Analyst
16 326 (3.71%) Administrator
17 312 (3.55%) SQL Developer
18 308 (3.50%) ASP.NET Developer
19 301 (3.42%) Junior
20 276 (3.14%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3019 (34.33%) .NET
2 2461 (27.99%) HTML
3 1985 (22.57%) CSS
4 1889 (21.48%) ASP.NET
5 1425 (16.21%) XML
6 1192 (13.56%) jQuery
7 1170 (13.31%) Web Services
8 639 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 614 (6.98%) .NET Framework
10 603 (6.86%) Ajax
11 570 (6.48%) HTML5
12 497 (5.65%) Spring
13 484 (5.50%) J2EE
14 460 (5.23%) WCF
15 427 (4.86%) SOAP
16 355 (4.04%) CSS3
17 302 (3.43%) JSON
18 295 (3.35%) XSLT
19 291 (3.31%) LINQ
20 290 (3.30%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 833 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
2 743 (8.45%) Computer Science
3 266 (3.03%) Clustering
4 257 (2.92%) Management Information System
5 220 (2.50%) Mathematics
6 210 (2.39%) Replication
7 203 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
8 196 (2.23%) User Experience
9 191 (2.17%) Open Source
10 177 (2.01%) Mobile App
11 172 (1.96%) Client/Server
12 106 (1.21%) Statistics
13 95 (1.08%) Data Integration
14 76 (0.86%) Visualisation
14 76 (0.86%) Algorithms
15 74 (0.84%) Data Structures
16 54 (0.61%) Life Science
17 52 (0.59%) N-Tier
18 51 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
19 49 (0.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2269 (25.80%) Windows
2 1218 (13.85%) Linux
3 692 (7.87%) UNIX
4 600 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 509 (5.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 321 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 255 (2.90%) Windows 7
8 204 (2.32%) Windows XP
9 172 (1.96%) Android
10 165 (1.88%) Apple iOS
11 142 (1.61%) Windows 8
12 90 (1.02%) Solaris
13 71 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
14 49 (0.56%) CentOS
15 43 (0.49%) Windows Vista
16 39 (0.44%) AIX
17 37 (0.42%) Windows 2000
18 32 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 29 (0.33%) Mac OS X
20 28 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2111 (24.01%) Agile Software Development
2 1447 (16.46%) MVC
3 987 (11.22%) Software Engineering
4 756 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
5 708 (8.05%) TDD
6 698 (7.94%) OO
7 632 (7.19%) Scrum
8 517 (5.88%) ITIL
9 437 (4.97%) Performance Tuning
10 408 (4.64%) Continuous Integration
11 405 (4.61%) Project Management
12 385 (4.38%) Web Development
13 383 (4.36%) Unit Testing
14 364 (4.14%) CRM
15 350 (3.98%) Mentoring
16 344 (3.91%) ETL
17 340 (3.87%) OOP
18 337 (3.83%) Workflow
19 328 (3.73%) E-Commerce
20 301 (3.42%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2806 (31.91%) C#
2 2530 (28.77%) JavaScript
3 1699 (19.32%) Java
4 1380 (15.69%) T-SQL
5 736 (8.37%) PL/SQL
6 700 (7.96%) PHP
7 618 (7.03%) VB.NET
8 477 (5.42%) C++
9 363 (4.13%) VB
10 350 (3.98%) Python
11 311 (3.54%) PowerShell
12 289 (3.29%) Perl
13 211 (2.40%) C
14 190 (2.16%) VBA
15 173 (1.97%) VBScript
16 172 (1.96%) Shell Script
17 169 (1.92%) Ruby
18 130 (1.48%) PHP5
19 98 (1.11%) VB6
20 87 (0.99%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1400 (15.92%) Degree
2 515 (5.86%) Security Cleared
3 431 (4.90%) SC Cleared
4 367 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 281 (3.20%) ISEB
6 199 (2.26%) DV Cleared
7 197 (2.24%) MCSE
8 163 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
9 159 (1.81%) ISTQB
10 128 (1.46%) CCNA
11 83 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 69 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
13 65 (0.74%) MCSA
14 63 (0.72%) CCNP
15 57 (0.65%) MCITP
15 57 (0.65%) MCP
15 57 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 52 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
17 48 (0.55%) CCA
17 48 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 393 (4.47%) QA
2 170 (1.93%) SLA
3 83 (0.94%) ISO 9001
4 58 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 58 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 42 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 26 (0.30%) HL7
7 21 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 13 (0.15%) COBIT
9 10 (0.11%) GLP
10 9 (0.10%) WAI
11 8 (0.091%) GPG13
11 8 (0.091%) WCAG
12 5 (0.057%) ISO 8583
13 4 (0.045%) ISO 9000
14 3 (0.034%) HIPAA
14 3 (0.034%) COSO
14 3 (0.034%) GAAP
14 3 (0.034%) GAMP
14 3 (0.034%) Section 508
System Software
1 693 (7.88%) Active Directory
2 388 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 284 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 123 (1.40%) vSphere
5 110 (1.25%) ISA Server
6 103 (1.17%) XenApp
7 67 (0.76%) VMware ESX
8 63 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
9 53 (0.60%) XenDesktop
10 52 (0.59%) Terminal Services
11 38 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
12 36 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
12 36 (0.41%) UAG
13 31 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
14 30 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
15 25 (0.28%) XenServer
16 24 (0.27%) Terminal Server
17 16 (0.18%) Firmware
18 14 (0.16%) VMware Server
19 8 (0.091%) Xen
Systems Management
1 171 (1.94%) SCCM
2 169 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
3 112 (1.27%) SCOM
4 96 (1.09%) NetBackup
5 59 (0.67%) Data Guard
6 57 (0.65%) SCVMM
7 46 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 40 (0.45%) Nagios
8 40 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 39 (0.44%) Netcool
10 37 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 35 (0.40%) WSUS
12 29 (0.33%) Backup Exec
13 26 (0.30%) Puppet
14 24 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
15 21 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
16 19 (0.22%) EdgeSight
17 17 (0.19%) HAProxy
18 16 (0.18%) Tivoli
19 11 (0.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2411 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 1804 (20.52%) Oracle
3 669 (7.61%) VMware
4 368 (4.19%) Citrix
5 282 (3.21%) HP
6 271 (3.08%) Cisco
7 211 (2.40%) SAP
8 209 (2.38%) Cognos
9 191 (2.17%) IBM
10 145 (1.65%) Business Objects
11 124 (1.41%) Google
12 123 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
13 109 (1.24%) Veritas
13 109 (1.24%) Red Hat
14 97 (1.10%) Informatica
15 86 (0.98%) Adobe
16 83 (0.94%) Tableau
17 73 (0.83%) Meridio
18 66 (0.75%) Sun
19 65 (0.74%) Fujitsu
Maidenhead, Berkshire
TRG
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Execellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car allowance / Bonus / Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 12K Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago