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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / South East
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 3085 4359 4354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.24% 22.73% 21.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.52% 43.91% 43.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2707 3903 3818
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
7613 9928 10053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.41% 51.77% 48.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6554 8879 8766
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire 0 664 £40,000 +1.26% 119
Berkshire -1 621 £45,000 - 66
Surrey -3 502 £46,500 +3.33% 63
Buckinghamshire -1 314 £37,500 -6.83% 45
West Sussex 0 300 £45,000 +5.88% 28
Oxfordshire +1 283 £40,000 -11.11% 43
Kent -3 201 £37,500 +7.14% 26
East Sussex -3 131 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Sussex +8 13 £55,000 +17.02% 1
Isle of Wight +2 12 £32,500 +103.12% 2
Middlesex -12 11 £50,000 +19.76% 3
Home Counties -4 2 - -
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for SQL.

1 2366 (36.83%) SQL Server
2 2343 (36.47%) .NET
3 2330 (36.27%) C#
4 2020 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
5 1734 (26.99%) JavaScript
6 1728 (26.90%) Microsoft
7 1693 (26.35%) HTML
8 1399 (21.78%) CSS
9 1270 (19.77%) ASP.NET
10 1247 (19.41%) MVC
11 1198 (18.65%) Java
12 1164 (18.12%) Windows
13 1155 (17.98%) T-SQL
14 1127 (17.54%) Finance
15 1105 (17.20%) Oracle
16 904 (14.07%) Degree
17 849 (13.22%) Business Intelligence
18 846 (13.17%) MS Excel
19 843 (13.12%) Web Services
20 785 (12.22%) XML
21 722 (11.24%) Linux
22 701 (10.91%) TDD
22 701 (10.91%) jQuery
23 661 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 649 (10.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 631 (9.82%) Software Engineering
26 630 (9.81%) Scrum
27 628 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
28 620 (9.65%) Web Development
28 620 (9.65%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 316 (4.92%) IIS
2 250 (3.89%) SharePoint
3 156 (2.43%) MS Exchange
4 154 (2.40%) Apache
5 151 (2.35%) Tomcat
6 132 (2.05%) JBoss
7 101 (1.57%) WebSphere
8 95 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
9 94 (1.46%) CMS
10 83 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 76 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
12 74 (1.15%) WebLogic
13 73 (1.14%) SAS
14 70 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 62 (0.97%) NServiceBus
16 58 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
17 56 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
17 56 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
18 48 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
19 36 (0.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 846 (13.17%) MS Excel
2 215 (3.35%) MS Office
3 65 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 52 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.16%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.16%) SPSS
6 9 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.062%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.062%) MS Project
8 3 (0.047%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.047%) EngageOne
8 3 (0.047%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.016%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.016%) GIMP
9 1 (0.016%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.016%) SPSS Modeler
9 1 (0.016%) Stata
Business Applications
1 97 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
2 77 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 59 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
4 39 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
5 34 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 29 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
7 28 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
7 28 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
7 28 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
8 26 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
9 22 (0.34%) Oracle iProcurement
10 20 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
11 16 (0.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 15 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
12 15 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
13 14 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
13 14 (0.22%) Unica
14 13 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
14 13 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
15 12 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 595 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 270 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
3 197 (3.07%) SaaS
4 121 (1.88%) Office 365
5 60 (0.93%) PaaS
6 57 (0.89%) IaaS
7 54 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
8 46 (0.72%) GitHub
9 28 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
10 17 (0.26%) Amazon S3
11 14 (0.22%) Taleo
12 10 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
13 9 (0.14%) Google App Engine
14 8 (0.12%) Google Analytics
14 8 (0.12%) Silverpop
15 6 (0.093%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 5 (0.078%) Boomi
16 5 (0.078%) Responsys
17 4 (0.062%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 184 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 173 (2.69%) Firewall
3 159 (2.48%) DNS
4 142 (2.21%) HTTP
5 140 (2.18%) Internet
6 117 (1.82%) SAN
7 60 (0.93%) LAN
8 51 (0.79%) DHCP
8 51 (0.79%) SSL
9 49 (0.76%) WAN
10 48 (0.75%) VoIP
11 45 (0.70%) VPN
12 35 (0.54%) SMTP
13 33 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
14 32 (0.50%) Intranet
14 32 (0.50%) Network Security
15 27 (0.42%) FTP
16 26 (0.40%) HTTPS
16 26 (0.40%) IP Telephony
17 19 (0.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2366 (36.83%) SQL Server
2 661 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 649 (10.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 537 (8.36%) MySQL
5 459 (7.15%) Data Warehouse
6 391 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 382 (5.95%) NoSQL
8 351 (5.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 331 (5.15%) Relational Database
10 281 (4.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 249 (3.88%) Big Data
12 243 (3.78%) Oracle Database
13 205 (3.19%) MongoDB
14 153 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
15 148 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
16 142 (2.21%) Power BI
17 141 (2.19%) Hadoop
18 134 (2.09%) DB2
19 130 (2.02%) Azure SQL Database
20 125 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 485 (7.55%) Visual Studio
2 408 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 321 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 259 (4.03%) Selenium
5 233 (3.63%) JIRA
6 203 (3.16%) Subversion
7 143 (2.23%) Jenkins
8 117 (1.82%) NUnit
9 113 (1.76%) TeamCity
10 104 (1.62%) WebDriver
11 80 (1.25%) Maven
12 77 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
13 72 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
14 64 (1.00%) Cucumber
15 59 (0.92%) JMeter
16 58 (0.90%) JUnit
17 54 (0.84%) Eclipse
18 53 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
18 53 (0.83%) SoapUI
19 47 (0.73%) MSTest
General
1 1127 (17.54%) Finance
2 266 (4.14%) Marketing
3 248 (3.86%) Retail
4 177 (2.76%) Telecoms
5 147 (2.29%) Banking
6 131 (2.04%) Advertising
7 103 (1.60%) Manufacturing
8 72 (1.12%) German Language
9 70 (1.09%) French Language
10 68 (1.06%) Electronics
11 66 (1.03%) Legal
12 53 (0.83%) Back Office
13 49 (0.76%) Financial Institution
14 42 (0.65%) Games
15 38 (0.59%) Automotive
16 35 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
17 28 (0.44%) Billing
18 27 (0.42%) Publishing
19 22 (0.34%) Spanish Language
20 18 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 3136 (48.82%) Developer
2 1284 (19.99%) .NET Developer
3 1079 (16.80%) C# Developer
4 1009 (15.71%) Analyst
5 817 (12.72%) SQL Developer
6 816 (12.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 710 (11.05%) Software Developer
8 464 (7.22%) Senior Developer
9 418 (6.51%) ASP.NET Developer
10 388 (6.04%) Java Developer
11 379 (5.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 358 (5.57%) .NET Software Developer
13 304 (4.73%) DBA
14 290 (4.51%) Software Engineer
15 285 (4.44%) C# Software Developer
16 269 (4.19%) Applications Support
17 265 (4.13%) Support Analyst
18 258 (4.02%) Consultant
19 248 (3.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 234 (3.64%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2343 (36.47%) .NET
2 1693 (26.35%) HTML
3 1399 (21.78%) CSS
4 1270 (19.77%) ASP.NET
5 843 (13.12%) Web Services
6 785 (12.22%) XML
7 701 (10.91%) jQuery
8 620 (9.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 552 (8.59%) .NET Framework
10 551 (8.58%) AngularJS
11 431 (6.71%) WCF
12 414 (6.44%) HTML5
13 411 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web API
14 344 (5.35%) REST
15 321 (5.00%) Entity Framework
16 310 (4.83%) Ajax
17 297 (4.62%) Spring
18 271 (4.22%) SOAP
19 245 (3.81%) WPF
20 226 (3.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 628 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
2 518 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 156 (2.43%) Mobile App
4 147 (2.29%) User Experience
5 146 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 124 (1.93%) Clustering
7 117 (1.82%) Replication
8 101 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 80 (1.25%) Data Centre
10 74 (1.15%) Client/Server
11 67 (1.04%) Blog
12 49 (0.76%) iPad
13 46 (0.72%) Algorithms
14 44 (0.68%) Fintech
15 43 (0.67%) Social Media
16 38 (0.59%) Data Structures
17 37 (0.58%) EPoS
17 37 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
18 29 (0.45%) Driving Licence
19 25 (0.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1164 (18.12%) Windows
2 722 (11.24%) Linux
3 472 (7.35%) Windows Server
4 382 (5.95%) Unix
5 232 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 217 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 133 (2.07%) Apple iOS
8 132 (2.05%) Android
9 77 (1.20%) Windows 7
10 60 (0.93%) CentOS
10 60 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 54 (0.84%) Windows 10
12 49 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
13 38 (0.59%) Windows 8
14 34 (0.53%) Solaris
15 23 (0.36%) Ubuntu
16 19 (0.30%) Mac OS X
17 18 (0.28%) Mac OS
18 13 (0.20%) Debian
18 13 (0.20%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2020 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
2 1247 (19.41%) MVC
3 849 (13.22%) Business Intelligence
4 701 (10.91%) TDD
5 631 (9.82%) Software Engineering
6 630 (9.81%) Scrum
7 620 (9.65%) Web Development
8 513 (7.99%) ETL
9 473 (7.36%) Unit Testing
10 462 (7.19%) SDLC
11 402 (6.26%) OO
11 402 (6.26%) Performance Tuning
12 334 (5.20%) Analytics
13 317 (4.93%) ITIL
14 312 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
15 296 (4.61%) CRM
16 276 (4.30%) Data Modelling
17 267 (4.16%) Mentoring
18 235 (3.66%) Data Analysis
19 220 (3.42%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 2330 (36.27%) C#
2 1734 (26.99%) JavaScript
3 1198 (18.65%) Java
4 1155 (17.98%) T-SQL
5 494 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 431 (6.71%) Python
7 379 (5.90%) C++
8 327 (5.09%) PHP
9 317 (4.93%) VB.NET
10 233 (3.63%) PowerShell
11 183 (2.85%) VB
12 172 (2.68%) C
13 168 (2.62%) Ruby
14 149 (2.32%) Shell Script
15 138 (2.15%) Bash Shell
16 117 (1.82%) Perl
17 92 (1.43%) R
18 89 (1.39%) VBA
19 64 (1.00%) Scala
20 56 (0.87%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 904 (14.07%) Degree
2 188 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 149 (2.32%) Security Cleared
4 132 (2.05%) ISEB
5 115 (1.79%) ISTQB
6 112 (1.74%) MCSE
7 101 (1.57%) SC Cleared
8 97 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
9 88 (1.37%) CCNA
10 65 (1.01%) CISSP
11 47 (0.73%) MCSA
12 44 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 34 (0.53%) MCP
14 29 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 28 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
16 26 (0.40%) CISM
17 25 (0.39%) SANS
18 23 (0.36%) PMI Certification
19 20 (0.31%) MCITP
20 19 (0.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 339 (5.28%) QA
2 134 (2.09%) SLA
3 110 (1.71%) Data Quality
4 68 (1.06%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.19%) SDET
6 11 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.14%) COBIT
9 8 (0.12%) COSO
10 5 (0.078%) ISO 14001
10 5 (0.078%) PMO
11 3 (0.047%) IFRS
11 3 (0.047%) IFRS 9
11 3 (0.047%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.047%) SEPA
12 1 (0.016%) CDISC
12 1 (0.016%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.016%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 380 (5.92%) Active Directory
2 189 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 142 (2.21%) Hyper-V
4 100 (1.56%) Docker
5 43 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
6 32 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
7 30 (0.47%) vSphere
8 28 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
9 20 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
10 19 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
11 17 (0.26%) KVM
12 16 (0.25%) VMware ESX
13 15 (0.23%) XenApp
14 13 (0.20%) Apache Flume
15 12 (0.19%) HDFS
16 11 (0.17%) ISA Server
16 11 (0.17%) Varnish
16 11 (0.17%) VMware Server
17 10 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
17 10 (0.16%) Samba
Systems Management
1 124 (1.93%) Puppet
2 75 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (0.70%) SCCM
4 37 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
5 30 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
6 28 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
7 25 (0.39%) Ansible
8 24 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 24 (0.37%) SCOM
9 21 (0.33%) Nagios
9 21 (0.33%) Tivoli
10 19 (0.30%) Data Guard
10 19 (0.30%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 17 (0.26%) Backup Exec
12 16 (0.25%) Grafana
12 16 (0.25%) Kubernetes
13 11 (0.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 11 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 10 (0.16%) Galera Cluster
15 9 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 1728 (26.90%) Microsoft
2 1105 (17.20%) Oracle
3 338 (5.26%) VMware
4 130 (2.02%) SAP
5 115 (1.79%) Cognos
5 115 (1.79%) Tableau
6 112 (1.74%) Cisco
6 112 (1.74%) IBM
7 93 (1.45%) HP
8 87 (1.35%) Citrix
9 78 (1.21%) Red Hat
10 77 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
10 77 (1.20%) Talend
11 71 (1.11%) Informatica
12 63 (0.98%) Google
13 46 (0.72%) Teradata
14 41 (0.64%) Sage
15 35 (0.54%) Zend
16 34 (0.53%) Dell
16 34 (0.53%) Splunk
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 28 day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Thame, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Isle of Wight
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 50k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, h/care, life, PMI
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c. £60k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago