The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 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 5172 4879 5114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.92% 21.99% 22.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.80% 44.62% 43.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4492 4315 4611
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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 £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11051 10934 11693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.98% 49.28% 50.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9533 9577 10448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 1323 £45,000 +12.50% 116
Berkshire +3 1094 £42,500 +3.03% 131
Hampshire 0 812 £37,500 +4.16% 99
Buckinghamshire -1 460 £40,000 +12.67% 56
East Sussex +2 375 £40,000 +9.58% 30
West Sussex +2 373 £42,500 +21.42% 29
Oxfordshire -3 373 £37,500 - 43
Kent -4 266 £40,000 +5.26% 27
Middlesex +1 71 £42,500 -5.55% 9
Sussex +1 19 £47,500 +5.55%
Isle of Wight -2 18 £26,500 -11.66% 1
Home Counties +5 1 £43,500 -27.50%
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4449 (42.62%) .NET
2 4211 (40.34%) SQL Server
3 3893 (37.30%) C#
4 2873 (27.52%) ASP.NET
5 2861 (27.41%) JavaScript
6 2858 (27.38%) Microsoft
7 2817 (26.99%) HTML
8 2548 (24.41%) Windows
9 2176 (20.85%) Oracle
10 2130 (20.41%) CSS
11 1855 (17.77%) Java
12 1826 (17.49%) Degree
13 1744 (16.71%) MVC
14 1733 (16.60%) MS Excel
15 1723 (16.51%) T-SQL
16 1686 (16.15%) Finance
17 1658 (15.88%) XML
18 1565 (14.99%) Web Services
19 1466 (14.04%) jQuery
20 1264 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
21 1183 (11.33%) Linux
22 1047 (10.03%) OO
23 1038 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
24 1030 (9.87%) Software Engineering
25 1017 (9.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 1001 (9.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 998 (9.56%) SQL Server 2008
28 919 (8.80%) WCF
29 885 (8.48%) ASP.NET MVC
30 881 (8.44%) VB.NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 698 (6.69%) IIS
2 617 (5.91%) SharePoint
3 351 (3.36%) Apache
4 319 (3.06%) MS Exchange
5 290 (2.78%) Tomcat
6 166 (1.59%) WebSphere
7 161 (1.54%) CMS
8 147 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 124 (1.19%) WebLogic
10 113 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
11 110 (1.05%) SAS
12 106 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
13 87 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
14 86 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
15 84 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
16 77 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
17 68 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
18 66 (0.63%) Drupal
19 64 (0.61%) Lync
20 63 (0.60%) Node.js
Applications
1 1733 (16.60%) MS Excel
2 407 (3.90%) MS Office
3 96 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 95 (0.91%) Photoshop
5 68 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 61 (0.58%) MS Project
7 23 (0.22%) SPSS
8 22 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
9 16 (0.15%) Fireworks
10 15 (0.14%) InfoPath
11 13 (0.12%) PowerPivot
12 12 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
13 8 (0.077%) 3ds Max
14 7 (0.067%) Maya
15 6 (0.057%) Mingle
16 3 (0.029%) FastStats
17 2 (0.019%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 171 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
2 146 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 116 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 96 (0.92%) Oracle Receivables
5 94 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
5 94 (0.90%) Oracle Payables
6 76 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
7 68 (0.65%) Magento
8 64 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
9 62 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
10 56 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
11 52 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
12 42 (0.40%) Google Analytics
13 34 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 34 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
14 33 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
15 29 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
16 27 (0.26%) Oracle E-Business Tax
16 27 (0.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
17 25 (0.24%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 246 (2.36%) SaaS
2 214 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 61 (0.58%) Office 365
5 53 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (0.17%) IaaS
7 16 (0.15%) PaaS
7 16 (0.15%) Heroku
8 13 (0.12%) Taleo
9 12 (0.11%) Amazon S3
10 10 (0.096%) Force.com
10 10 (0.096%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (0.086%) GitHub
12 6 (0.057%) Google Apps
13 5 (0.048%) Route 53
14 4 (0.038%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 341 (3.27%) SAN
2 328 (3.14%) TCP/IP
3 327 (3.13%) Firewall
4 307 (2.94%) Internet
5 302 (2.89%) DNS
6 180 (1.72%) HTTP
7 168 (1.61%) VPN
8 159 (1.52%) DHCP
9 143 (1.37%) WAN
10 142 (1.36%) LAN
11 99 (0.95%) FTP
12 65 (0.62%) VoIP
13 64 (0.61%) Intranet
14 45 (0.43%) NAS
15 43 (0.41%) LDAP
16 41 (0.39%) DMZ
16 41 (0.39%) Wireless
16 41 (0.39%) Network Security
17 40 (0.38%) CTI
18 39 (0.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4211 (40.34%) SQL Server
2 1017 (9.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1001 (9.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 998 (9.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 713 (6.83%) Relational Database
6 697 (6.68%) MySQL
7 665 (6.37%) Data Warehouse
8 517 (4.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 505 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
10 494 (4.73%) Oracle Database
11 492 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
12 299 (2.86%) RDBMS
13 233 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
14 214 (2.05%) Big Data
15 180 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
16 174 (1.67%) OLAP
17 172 (1.65%) NoSQL
18 155 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
19 149 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 140 (1.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 698 (6.69%) Visual Studio
2 426 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 401 (3.84%) Subversion
4 340 (3.26%) Selenium
5 308 (2.95%) Git (software)
6 237 (2.27%) Eclipse
7 177 (1.70%) JIRA
8 163 (1.56%) QuickTest Pro
9 156 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
10 139 (1.33%) JUnit
10 139 (1.33%) NUnit
11 133 (1.27%) Ant
12 123 (1.18%) Maven
13 121 (1.16%) Jenkins
14 96 (0.92%) WebDriver
15 67 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 61 (0.58%) TeamCity
17 59 (0.57%) JMeter
18 54 (0.52%) PhoneGap
19 53 (0.51%) Hudson
General
1 1686 (16.15%) Finance
2 401 (3.84%) Marketing
3 366 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 348 (3.33%) Retail
5 198 (1.90%) Banking
6 144 (1.38%) Back Office
7 121 (1.16%) Advertising
8 101 (0.97%) Manufacturing
9 98 (0.94%) Legal
10 97 (0.93%) French Language
11 78 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
12 74 (0.71%) Publishing
13 68 (0.65%) Games
14 62 (0.59%) Front Office
15 55 (0.53%) Electronics
16 50 (0.48%) Automotive
17 43 (0.41%) Billing
18 39 (0.37%) Investment Banking
18 39 (0.37%) German Language
19 33 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5168 (49.51%) Developer
2 1715 (16.43%) .NET Developer
3 1667 (15.97%) Analyst
4 1236 (11.84%) C# Developer
5 971 (9.30%) Software Developer
6 882 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 788 (7.55%) Senior Developer
8 631 (6.05%) Consultant
9 593 (5.68%) ASP.NET Developer
10 576 (5.52%) DBA
11 552 (5.29%) Web Developer
12 533 (5.11%) Java Developer
13 515 (4.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 508 (4.87%) SQL Developer
15 489 (4.68%) Software Engineer
16 468 (4.48%) Support Engineer
17 449 (4.30%) Support Analyst
18 447 (4.28%) Applications Support
19 368 (3.53%) SQL DBA
20 336 (3.22%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4449 (42.62%) .NET
2 2873 (27.52%) ASP.NET
3 2817 (26.99%) HTML
4 2130 (20.41%) CSS
5 1658 (15.88%) XML
6 1565 (14.99%) Web Services
7 1466 (14.04%) jQuery
8 919 (8.80%) WCF
9 885 (8.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 834 (7.99%) .NET Framework
11 602 (5.77%) Ajax
12 560 (5.37%) HTML5
13 504 (4.83%) Spring
14 489 (4.68%) SOAP
15 462 (4.43%) WPF
16 414 (3.97%) WinForms
17 393 (3.77%) J2EE
18 373 (3.57%) Hibernate
19 362 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 350 (3.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 839 (8.04%) Computer Science
2 357 (3.42%) Mathematics
3 310 (2.97%) Clustering
4 300 (2.87%) Mobile App
5 280 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 243 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 236 (2.26%) Replication
8 225 (2.16%) Open Source
9 189 (1.81%) Client/Server
10 163 (1.56%) N-Tier
11 124 (1.19%) Data Integration
12 120 (1.15%) Statistics
13 96 (0.92%) Visualisation
14 91 (0.87%) Social Media
15 78 (0.75%) Physics
16 76 (0.73%) NHS
17 63 (0.60%) Kindle
18 57 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
19 51 (0.49%) iPad
20 48 (0.46%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2548 (24.41%) Windows
2 1183 (11.33%) Linux
3 662 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 645 (6.18%) UNIX
5 530 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 294 (2.82%) Apple iOS
7 287 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 255 (2.44%) Android
9 224 (2.15%) Windows 7
10 186 (1.78%) Windows XP
11 140 (1.34%) Windows 8
12 93 (0.89%) Solaris
13 84 (0.80%) AIX
14 68 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 48 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
16 43 (0.41%) HPUX
17 40 (0.38%) Windows 2000
17 40 (0.38%) Windows Phone
18 37 (0.35%) CentOS
18 37 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1744 (16.71%) MVC
2 1264 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1047 (10.03%) OO
4 1038 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
5 1030 (9.87%) Software Engineering
6 703 (6.74%) Scrum
7 676 (6.48%) TDD
8 516 (4.94%) Web Development
9 513 (4.91%) ETL
10 502 (4.81%) CRM
11 499 (4.78%) ITIL
12 495 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
13 487 (4.67%) E-Commerce
14 459 (4.40%) Project Management
15 411 (3.94%) Unit Testing
16 327 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
17 321 (3.08%) Analytics
18 314 (3.01%) Workflow
19 310 (2.97%) Migration
20 303 (2.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3893 (37.30%) C#
2 2861 (27.41%) JavaScript
3 1855 (17.77%) Java
4 1723 (16.51%) T-SQL
5 881 (8.44%) VB.NET
6 766 (7.34%) PL/SQL
7 647 (6.20%) C++
8 632 (6.05%) PHP
9 420 (4.02%) VB
10 379 (3.63%) C
11 281 (2.69%) Python
12 229 (2.19%) Perl
13 218 (2.09%) PowerShell
14 185 (1.77%) Shell Script
15 177 (1.70%) VBScript
16 124 (1.19%) VBA
17 116 (1.11%) VB6
18 107 (1.03%) Ruby
18 107 (1.03%) Objective-C
19 91 (0.87%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1826 (17.49%) Degree
2 508 (4.87%) Security Cleared
3 472 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 327 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 269 (2.58%) ISEB
6 207 (1.98%) MCSE
7 153 (1.47%) ISTQB
8 125 (1.20%) MCITP
9 99 (0.95%) DV Cleared
10 86 (0.82%) MCSA
11 82 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 72 (0.69%) MCP
13 71 (0.68%) CISSP
14 69 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
15 64 (0.61%) MCTS
16 63 (0.60%) MCDBA
17 60 (0.57%) CCNA
17 60 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
18 57 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
19 56 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 492 (4.71%) QA
2 251 (2.40%) SLA
3 126 (1.21%) ISO 9001
4 81 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 59 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 38 (0.36%) Data Quality
7 36 (0.34%) HL7
8 26 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 16 (0.15%) HIPAA
10 14 (0.13%) WCAG
10 14 (0.13%) WAI
11 11 (0.11%) COBIT
12 9 (0.086%) Solvency II
13 8 (0.077%) DICOM
13 8 (0.077%) ISO 9000
14 3 (0.029%) GAMP
14 3 (0.029%) ISO 8583
15 1 (0.010%) BS25999
System Software
1 669 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 358 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 234 (2.24%) Hyper-V
4 137 (1.31%) vSphere
5 104 (1.00%) XenApp
6 98 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
7 75 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
8 64 (0.61%) VMware ESX
8 64 (0.61%) XenDesktop
9 53 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
10 38 (0.36%) XenServer
11 37 (0.35%) ISA Server
12 23 (0.22%) UAG
13 19 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
14 18 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
15 17 (0.16%) Nmap
16 16 (0.15%) Terminal Server
17 14 (0.13%) Snort
17 14 (0.13%) Xen
18 9 (0.086%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 137 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
2 111 (1.06%) SCCM
3 86 (0.82%) NetBackup
4 67 (0.64%) SCOM
5 64 (0.61%) Data Guard
6 61 (0.58%) Backup Exec
7 43 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 38 (0.36%) WSUS
9 36 (0.34%) Puppet
10 35 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 28 (0.27%) Nagios
12 17 (0.16%) Nessus
13 16 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
14 12 (0.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 11 (0.11%) Netcool
15 11 (0.11%) Tivoli
15 11 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 11 (0.11%) CA Spectrum
16 9 (0.086%) SCSM
16 9 (0.086%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2858 (27.38%) Microsoft
2 2176 (20.85%) Oracle
3 652 (6.25%) VMware
4 353 (3.38%) Citrix
5 227 (2.17%) HP
6 217 (2.08%) Cisco
7 214 (2.05%) SAP
8 201 (1.93%) Business Objects
9 177 (1.70%) Cognos
10 168 (1.61%) IBM
11 165 (1.58%) JBoss
12 160 (1.53%) Google
13 111 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
14 110 (1.05%) Red Hat
15 79 (0.76%) Adobe
15 79 (0.76%) Informatica
16 75 (0.72%) NetApp
17 69 (0.66%) Sybase
18 67 (0.64%) hybris
18 67 (0.64%) Xamarin
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare, gym, life
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
IT People First
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + 15% bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Buckinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 1 hour ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Richmond, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kent
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Esher, Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East
Dunnhumby
Posted: 5 hours ago