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 31 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
31 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 5173 4830 5068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.87% 21.95% 21.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.90% 44.78% 43.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4494 4266 4558
Average salary £40,325 £39,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.39% -1.26%
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
11029 10785 11586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.76% 49.02% 50.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9474 9443 10364
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 31 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 31 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 1337 £45,000 +12.50% 115
Berkshire +3 1100 £42,000 -1.17% 110
Hampshire 0 829 £37,500 +4.16% 95
Buckinghamshire -1 455 £40,000 +9.58% 56
West Sussex +2 381 £42,500 +21.42% 25
East Sussex 0 367 £40,000 - 32
Oxfordshire -3 356 £37,750 +0.66% 55
Kent -4 265 £41,000 +2.50% 36
Middlesex +1 67 £45,000 - 8
Sussex +3 19 £47,500 +5.55%
Isle of Wight -2 17 £26,500 -29.33% 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 31 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 4373 (42.36%) .NET
2 4172 (40.41%) SQL Server
3 3866 (37.45%) C#
4 2870 (27.80%) JavaScript
5 2829 (27.40%) ASP.NET
6 2828 (27.39%) Microsoft
7 2824 (27.35%) HTML
8 2555 (24.75%) Windows
9 2174 (21.06%) Oracle
10 2138 (20.71%) CSS
11 1840 (17.82%) Java
12 1835 (17.77%) Degree
13 1737 (16.82%) MVC
14 1730 (16.76%) MS Excel
15 1704 (16.51%) T-SQL
16 1675 (16.22%) Finance
17 1631 (15.80%) XML
18 1556 (15.07%) Web Services
19 1467 (14.21%) jQuery
20 1264 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
21 1181 (11.44%) Linux
22 1022 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
23 1018 (9.86%) Software Engineering
24 1017 (9.85%) OO
25 996 (9.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 989 (9.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 980 (9.49%) SQL Server 2008
28 898 (8.70%) WCF
29 880 (8.52%) ASP.NET MVC
30 862 (8.35%) VB.NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 710 (6.88%) IIS
2 623 (6.03%) SharePoint
3 349 (3.38%) Apache
4 313 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 292 (2.83%) Tomcat
6 160 (1.55%) CMS
6 160 (1.55%) WebSphere
7 143 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 117 (1.13%) WebLogic
9 113 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
10 108 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
11 105 (1.02%) SAS
12 85 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
13 84 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
14 78 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
15 75 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
16 71 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
17 68 (0.66%) Node.js
18 66 (0.64%) Drupal
19 62 (0.60%) Lync
Applications
1 1730 (16.76%) MS Excel
2 403 (3.90%) MS Office
3 98 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 94 (0.91%) Photoshop
5 69 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 60 (0.58%) MS Project
7 25 (0.24%) SPSS
8 23 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
9 16 (0.15%) Fireworks
10 15 (0.15%) InfoPath
11 14 (0.14%) PowerPivot
12 12 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
13 8 (0.077%) 3ds Max
14 7 (0.068%) Maya
15 5 (0.048%) Mingle
16 4 (0.039%) FastStats
17 2 (0.019%) AutoCAD
18 1 (0.010%) Simulink
18 1 (0.010%) Maple
Business Applications
1 164 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 144 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 115 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 93 (0.90%) Oracle Receivables
5 91 (0.88%) Oracle General Ledger
5 91 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
6 73 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
7 63 (0.61%) Magento
8 61 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
8 61 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
9 58 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
10 54 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
11 39 (0.38%) Google Analytics
12 33 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
13 31 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 30 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
15 27 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
16 25 (0.24%) Oracle E-Business Tax
16 25 (0.24%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
17 24 (0.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 248 (2.40%) SaaS
2 211 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 61 (0.59%) Office 365
5 53 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (0.19%) IaaS
7 17 (0.16%) PaaS
8 15 (0.15%) Heroku
9 14 (0.14%) Taleo
9 14 (0.14%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (0.097%) GitHub
11 10 (0.097%) Force.com
12 6 (0.058%) Google Apps
13 5 (0.048%) Route 53
14 4 (0.039%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 338 (3.27%) SAN
2 337 (3.26%) TCP/IP
3 332 (3.22%) Firewall
4 313 (3.03%) DNS
5 299 (2.90%) Internet
6 185 (1.79%) HTTP
7 165 (1.60%) VPN
8 161 (1.56%) DHCP
9 145 (1.40%) WAN
10 143 (1.39%) LAN
11 99 (0.96%) FTP
12 65 (0.63%) Intranet
13 64 (0.62%) VoIP
14 47 (0.46%) NAS
15 44 (0.43%) SSL
15 44 (0.43%) CTI
16 42 (0.41%) Network Security
16 42 (0.41%) SMTP
17 41 (0.40%) Wireless
17 41 (0.40%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4172 (40.41%) SQL Server
2 996 (9.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 989 (9.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 980 (9.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 701 (6.79%) Relational Database
6 684 (6.63%) MySQL
7 639 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
8 509 (4.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 503 (4.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 490 (4.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 483 (4.68%) Oracle Database
12 293 (2.84%) RDBMS
13 227 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
14 213 (2.06%) Big Data
15 184 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
16 177 (1.71%) OLAP
17 176 (1.70%) NoSQL
18 154 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
19 139 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
20 138 (1.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 697 (6.75%) Visual Studio
2 436 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 394 (3.82%) Subversion
4 353 (3.42%) Selenium
5 318 (3.08%) Git (software)
6 229 (2.22%) Eclipse
7 178 (1.72%) JIRA
8 171 (1.66%) QuickTest Pro
9 148 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
10 147 (1.42%) NUnit
11 131 (1.27%) JUnit
12 121 (1.17%) Jenkins
13 119 (1.15%) Ant
14 117 (1.13%) Maven
15 107 (1.04%) WebDriver
16 64 (0.62%) JMeter
16 64 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 59 (0.57%) TeamCity
18 57 (0.55%) LoadRunner
19 55 (0.53%) PhoneGap
General
1 1675 (16.22%) Finance
2 391 (3.79%) Marketing
3 366 (3.55%) Telecoms
4 349 (3.38%) Retail
5 202 (1.96%) Banking
6 138 (1.34%) Back Office
7 123 (1.19%) Advertising
8 106 (1.03%) Manufacturing
9 98 (0.95%) French Language
10 95 (0.92%) Legal
11 78 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 74 (0.72%) Publishing
13 64 (0.62%) Games
14 61 (0.59%) Front Office
15 56 (0.54%) Electronics
16 51 (0.49%) Automotive
17 42 (0.41%) Billing
18 38 (0.37%) German Language
18 38 (0.37%) Investment Banking
19 35 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5124 (49.63%) Developer
2 1687 (16.34%) .NET Developer
3 1642 (15.90%) Analyst
4 1237 (11.98%) C# Developer
5 946 (9.16%) Software Developer
6 880 (8.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 784 (7.59%) Senior Developer
8 629 (6.09%) Consultant
9 579 (5.61%) ASP.NET Developer
10 569 (5.51%) Web Developer
11 563 (5.45%) DBA
12 524 (5.08%) Java Developer
13 506 (4.90%) SQL Developer
14 505 (4.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 478 (4.63%) Software Engineer
15 478 (4.63%) Support Engineer
16 446 (4.32%) Support Analyst
17 432 (4.18%) Applications Support
18 354 (3.43%) SQL DBA
19 324 (3.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4373 (42.36%) .NET
2 2829 (27.40%) ASP.NET
3 2824 (27.35%) HTML
4 2138 (20.71%) CSS
5 1631 (15.80%) XML
6 1556 (15.07%) Web Services
7 1467 (14.21%) jQuery
8 898 (8.70%) WCF
9 880 (8.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 835 (8.09%) .NET Framework
11 607 (5.88%) Ajax
12 570 (5.52%) HTML5
13 497 (4.81%) SOAP
14 487 (4.72%) Spring
15 441 (4.27%) WPF
16 398 (3.86%) WinForms
17 393 (3.81%) J2EE
18 370 (3.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 366 (3.55%) LINQ
20 351 (3.40%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 839 (8.13%) Computer Science
2 360 (3.49%) Mathematics
3 311 (3.01%) Clustering
4 294 (2.85%) Mobile App
5 269 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
6 245 (2.37%) Management Information System
7 241 (2.33%) Replication
8 220 (2.13%) Open Source
9 197 (1.91%) Client/Server
10 154 (1.49%) N-Tier
11 129 (1.25%) Data Integration
12 123 (1.19%) Statistics
13 98 (0.95%) Visualisation
14 90 (0.87%) Social Media
15 79 (0.77%) Physics
16 74 (0.72%) NHS
17 66 (0.64%) Kindle
18 57 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
19 53 (0.51%) iPad
20 52 (0.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2555 (24.75%) Windows
2 1181 (11.44%) Linux
3 666 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 639 (6.19%) UNIX
5 535 (5.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 297 (2.88%) Apple iOS
7 290 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 260 (2.52%) Android
9 234 (2.27%) Windows 7
10 197 (1.91%) Windows XP
11 148 (1.43%) Windows 8
12 92 (0.89%) Solaris
13 87 (0.84%) AIX
14 65 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 46 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
16 43 (0.42%) HPUX
17 42 (0.41%) Windows Phone
18 41 (0.40%) Windows 2000
18 41 (0.40%) CentOS
19 35 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1737 (16.82%) MVC
2 1264 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
3 1022 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
4 1018 (9.86%) Software Engineering
5 1017 (9.85%) OO
6 694 (6.72%) Scrum
7 673 (6.52%) TDD
8 526 (5.09%) ETL
9 505 (4.89%) Web Development
10 495 (4.79%) Performance Tuning
11 490 (4.75%) ITIL
12 485 (4.70%) CRM
13 476 (4.61%) E-Commerce
14 456 (4.42%) Project Management
15 420 (4.07%) Unit Testing
16 325 (3.15%) Continuous Integration
17 319 (3.09%) Workflow
18 308 (2.98%) Migration
19 300 (2.91%) Analytics
20 296 (2.87%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3866 (37.45%) C#
2 2870 (27.80%) JavaScript
3 1840 (17.82%) Java
4 1704 (16.51%) T-SQL
5 862 (8.35%) VB.NET
6 772 (7.48%) PL/SQL
7 653 (6.33%) C++
8 619 (6.00%) PHP
9 419 (4.06%) VB
10 388 (3.76%) C
11 270 (2.62%) Python
12 228 (2.21%) Perl
13 219 (2.12%) PowerShell
14 183 (1.77%) VBScript
15 181 (1.75%) Shell Script
16 128 (1.24%) VBA
17 117 (1.13%) VB6
18 111 (1.08%) Objective-C
19 103 (1.00%) Ruby
20 90 (0.87%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1835 (17.77%) Degree
2 494 (4.78%) Security Cleared
3 467 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 320 (3.10%) SC Cleared
5 268 (2.60%) ISEB
6 202 (1.96%) MCSE
7 152 (1.47%) ISTQB
8 124 (1.20%) MCITP
9 103 (1.00%) DV Cleared
10 85 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 82 (0.79%) MCSA
12 79 (0.77%) CISSP
13 69 (0.67%) MCP
14 66 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
15 64 (0.62%) MCTS
16 63 (0.61%) MCDBA
17 58 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
18 57 (0.55%) CCNA
18 57 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
19 53 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 485 (4.70%) QA
2 244 (2.36%) SLA
3 124 (1.20%) ISO 9001
4 86 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 63 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 38 (0.37%) Data Quality
7 37 (0.36%) HL7
8 27 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 16 (0.15%) WAI
10 15 (0.15%) HIPAA
10 15 (0.15%) WCAG
11 13 (0.13%) COBIT
12 9 (0.087%) Solvency II
13 7 (0.068%) ISO 9000
13 7 (0.068%) DICOM
14 3 (0.029%) ISO 8583
15 2 (0.019%) GAMP
16 1 (0.010%) COSO
16 1 (0.010%) BS25999
16 1 (0.010%) GPG13
System Software
1 662 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 366 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 243 (2.35%) Hyper-V
4 133 (1.29%) vSphere
5 102 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
6 100 (0.97%) XenApp
7 71 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
8 66 (0.64%) VMware ESX
9 62 (0.60%) XenDesktop
10 51 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
11 41 (0.40%) ISA Server
12 38 (0.37%) XenServer
13 25 (0.24%) UAG
14 20 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
15 19 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
16 18 (0.17%) Terminal Server
17 15 (0.15%) Nmap
18 14 (0.14%) Xen
19 13 (0.13%) Snort
20 9 (0.087%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 147 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
2 109 (1.06%) SCCM
3 88 (0.85%) NetBackup
4 69 (0.67%) Data Guard
5 68 (0.66%) SCOM
6 56 (0.54%) Backup Exec
7 44 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 39 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 36 (0.35%) WSUS
9 36 (0.35%) Puppet
10 27 (0.26%) Nagios
11 15 (0.15%) Nessus
11 15 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (0.12%) CA Spectrum
12 12 (0.12%) Netcool
12 12 (0.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 11 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 10 (0.097%) Ansible
14 10 (0.097%) Tivoli
15 9 (0.087%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2828 (27.39%) Microsoft
2 2174 (21.06%) Oracle
3 643 (6.23%) VMware
4 355 (3.44%) Citrix
5 229 (2.22%) HP
6 220 (2.13%) Cisco
7 212 (2.05%) SAP
8 196 (1.90%) Business Objects
9 174 (1.69%) Cognos
10 163 (1.58%) IBM
11 161 (1.56%) JBoss
12 160 (1.55%) Google
13 114 (1.10%) Red Hat
14 108 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
15 81 (0.78%) Informatica
16 78 (0.76%) Adobe
17 73 (0.71%) NetApp
18 72 (0.70%) Sybase
19 69 (0.67%) Xamarin
20 66 (0.64%) hybris
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35K - £40K + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £28000 per annum + onsite parking pension plus more!
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: plus outstanding package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Extensive Blue-Chip Support
Posted: 8 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 per annum + pen,life,health
Posted: 8 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum upto £50,000 DOE
Posted: 10 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + Much more benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago