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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 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 3103 4628 4260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.82% 23.65% 20.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.64% 45.05% 42.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2769 4056 3699
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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
7635 10273 9911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.22% 52.51% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6680 9067 8569
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Berkshire 0 686 £45,000 - 89
Hampshire -1 663 £40,000 - 91
Surrey -4 534 £45,000 - 50
Buckinghamshire -1 302 £37,500 - 41
Oxfordshire +1 284 £40,000 -11.11% 66
West Sussex -1 272 £42,500 - 26
Kent -2 158 £40,000 +11.11% 38
East Sussex -3 134 £42,500 -3.56% 13
Middlesex -10 11 £50,000 +21.95% 1
Isle of Wight +4 8 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Sussex +5 7 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Home Counties -2 2 - -
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 2413 (38.12%) SQL Server
2 2311 (36.51%) .NET
3 2295 (36.26%) C#
4 1982 (31.31%) Agile Software Development
5 1673 (26.43%) JavaScript
6 1631 (25.77%) HTML
7 1626 (25.69%) Microsoft
8 1336 (21.11%) CSS
9 1241 (19.61%) ASP.NET
10 1204 (19.02%) T-SQL
11 1191 (18.82%) Java
12 1180 (18.64%) Finance
13 1173 (18.53%) MVC
14 1157 (18.28%) Windows
15 1100 (17.38%) Oracle
16 896 (14.15%) Degree
17 865 (13.67%) Web Services
18 819 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
19 810 (12.80%) MS Excel
20 786 (12.42%) XML
21 712 (11.25%) jQuery
22 701 (11.07%) Linux
23 674 (10.65%) TDD
24 667 (10.54%) Scrum
25 664 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
26 647 (10.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 632 (9.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 621 (9.81%) Software Engineering
29 613 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
30 563 (8.89%) .NET Framework

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
1 347 (5.48%) IIS
2 241 (3.81%) SharePoint
3 165 (2.61%) Tomcat
4 158 (2.50%) Apache
5 154 (2.43%) MS Exchange
6 135 (2.13%) JBoss
7 106 (1.67%) CMS
7 106 (1.67%) WebSphere
8 87 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
9 77 (1.22%) WebLogic
10 76 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
10 76 (1.20%) SAS
11 64 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 63 (1.00%) NServiceBus
13 59 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
14 56 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
15 55 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
16 54 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
17 39 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
18 38 (0.60%) nginx
Applications
1 810 (12.80%) MS Excel
2 181 (2.86%) MS Office
3 68 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 59 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.21%) Photoshop
6 9 (0.14%) SPSS
7 7 (0.11%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.079%) MS Project
8 5 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.032%) EngageOne
11 1 (0.016%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.016%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.016%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 98 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
2 84 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 54 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 37 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
5 33 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 32 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
7 30 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
8 28 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
8 28 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
9 27 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
10 22 (0.35%) Oracle iProcurement
11 20 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
12 16 (0.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 16 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
13 15 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
13 15 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
14 14 (0.22%) Unica
15 13 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
15 13 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
16 12 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 543 (8.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 265 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
3 178 (2.81%) SaaS
4 117 (1.85%) Office 365
5 71 (1.12%) PaaS
6 68 (1.07%) IaaS
7 62 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
8 39 (0.62%) GitHub
9 24 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (0.22%) Amazon S3
11 13 (0.21%) Taleo
12 12 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (0.19%) Google Analytics
13 9 (0.14%) Google App Engine
14 8 (0.13%) Silverpop
15 7 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 5 (0.079%) Adobe Analytics
17 4 (0.063%) Amazon SQS
17 4 (0.063%) Force.com
17 4 (0.063%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 178 (2.81%) TCP/IP
2 174 (2.75%) Firewall
3 147 (2.32%) Internet
4 136 (2.15%) DNS
5 124 (1.96%) SAN
6 117 (1.85%) HTTP
7 67 (1.06%) LAN
8 58 (0.92%) WAN
9 50 (0.79%) VoIP
10 47 (0.74%) VPN
11 45 (0.71%) DHCP
12 42 (0.66%) SMTP
12 42 (0.66%) SSL
13 40 (0.63%) Intranet
14 30 (0.47%) FTP
15 27 (0.43%) Wireshark
16 26 (0.41%) IP Telephony
17 23 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
17 23 (0.36%) Wireless
18 21 (0.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2413 (38.12%) SQL Server
2 647 (10.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 632 (9.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 533 (8.42%) MySQL
5 457 (7.22%) Data Warehouse
6 395 (6.24%) NoSQL
7 380 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 332 (5.24%) Relational Database
9 323 (5.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 294 (4.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 254 (4.01%) Big Data
12 238 (3.76%) Oracle Database
13 198 (3.13%) MongoDB
14 152 (2.40%) SQL Server 2014
15 148 (2.34%) Hadoop
16 137 (2.16%) DB2
16 137 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
17 132 (2.09%) Oracle Reports
18 129 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
19 124 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 468 (7.39%) Visual Studio
2 459 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 306 (4.83%) Git (software)
4 241 (3.81%) Selenium
5 222 (3.51%) JIRA
6 215 (3.40%) Subversion
7 147 (2.32%) Jenkins
8 109 (1.72%) TeamCity
9 104 (1.64%) NUnit
10 92 (1.45%) WebDriver
11 91 (1.44%) Maven
12 82 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
13 69 (1.09%) Cucumber
13 69 (1.09%) Eclipse
14 64 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
15 54 (0.85%) JUnit
15 54 (0.85%) MSTest
16 52 (0.82%) SoapUI
17 51 (0.81%) JMeter
18 49 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1180 (18.64%) Finance
2 258 (4.08%) Marketing
3 235 (3.71%) Retail
4 182 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 140 (2.21%) Banking
6 120 (1.90%) Advertising
7 92 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 68 (1.07%) Electronics
9 65 (1.03%) Back Office
10 61 (0.96%) German Language
10 61 (0.96%) Legal
11 60 (0.95%) French Language
12 54 (0.85%) Financial Institution
13 50 (0.79%) Games
14 38 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
15 35 (0.55%) Automotive
16 26 (0.41%) Publishing
17 25 (0.39%) Billing
18 23 (0.36%) Law
19 14 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3110 (49.13%) Developer
2 1255 (19.83%) .NET Developer
3 1083 (17.11%) C# Developer
4 1023 (16.16%) Analyst
5 855 (13.51%) SQL Developer
6 825 (13.03%) C# .NET Developer
7 658 (10.39%) Software Developer
8 482 (7.61%) Senior Developer
9 429 (6.78%) ASP.NET Developer
10 398 (6.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 383 (6.05%) Java Developer
12 339 (5.36%) .NET Software Developer
13 307 (4.85%) Software Engineer
14 292 (4.61%) Applications Support
15 285 (4.50%) C# Software Developer
16 284 (4.49%) DBA
17 272 (4.30%) Support Analyst
18 265 (4.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 237 (3.74%) Consultant
20 226 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2311 (36.51%) .NET
2 1631 (25.77%) HTML
3 1336 (21.11%) CSS
4 1241 (19.61%) ASP.NET
5 865 (13.67%) Web Services
6 786 (12.42%) XML
7 712 (11.25%) jQuery
8 613 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 563 (8.89%) .NET Framework
10 498 (7.87%) AngularJS
11 449 (7.09%) WCF
12 398 (6.29%) ASP.NET Web API
13 379 (5.99%) HTML5
14 318 (5.02%) REST
15 312 (4.93%) Entity Framework
16 308 (4.87%) Ajax
17 307 (4.85%) Spring
18 273 (4.31%) SOAP
19 242 (3.82%) JSON
20 208 (3.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 664 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
2 517 (8.17%) Computer Science
3 176 (2.78%) Mathematics
4 156 (2.46%) Mobile App
5 148 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
6 141 (2.23%) User Experience
7 131 (2.07%) Management Information System
8 117 (1.85%) Clustering
9 116 (1.83%) Replication
10 112 (1.77%) Visualisation
11 108 (1.71%) Statistics
12 100 (1.58%) Client/Server
13 84 (1.33%) Data Centre
14 81 (1.28%) Data Integration
15 71 (1.12%) Blog
16 48 (0.76%) iPad
17 44 (0.70%) Physics
18 42 (0.66%) Algorithms
18 42 (0.66%) Social Media
19 35 (0.55%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1157 (18.28%) Windows
2 701 (11.07%) Linux
3 452 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 363 (5.73%) Unix
5 222 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 206 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 114 (1.80%) Android
8 107 (1.69%) Apple iOS
9 77 (1.22%) Windows 7
10 67 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 56 (0.88%) Windows 10
12 52 (0.82%) CentOS
13 48 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
14 39 (0.62%) Windows 8
15 30 (0.47%) Solaris
16 19 (0.30%) Mac OS X
17 17 (0.27%) Mac OS
18 14 (0.22%) Windows NT
19 13 (0.21%) Debian
19 13 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1982 (31.31%) Agile Software Development
2 1173 (18.53%) MVC
3 819 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
4 674 (10.65%) TDD
5 667 (10.54%) Scrum
6 621 (9.81%) Software Engineering
7 561 (8.86%) Web Development
8 523 (8.26%) ETL
9 447 (7.06%) SDLC
10 440 (6.95%) Unit Testing
11 404 (6.38%) OO
12 401 (6.33%) Performance Tuning
13 369 (5.83%) Analytics
14 310 (4.90%) ITIL
15 307 (4.85%) CRM
16 299 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
17 270 (4.27%) Data Modelling
18 240 (3.79%) Mentoring
19 233 (3.68%) Data Analysis
20 211 (3.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2295 (36.26%) C#
2 1673 (26.43%) JavaScript
3 1204 (19.02%) T-SQL
4 1191 (18.82%) Java
5 494 (7.80%) PL/SQL
6 411 (6.49%) Python
7 367 (5.80%) C++
8 336 (5.31%) PHP
9 296 (4.68%) VB.NET
10 236 (3.73%) PowerShell
11 226 (3.57%) VB
12 178 (2.81%) Ruby
13 165 (2.61%) C
14 127 (2.01%) Bash Shell
14 127 (2.01%) Shell Script
15 105 (1.66%) Perl
16 90 (1.42%) R
17 86 (1.36%) VBA
18 51 (0.81%) Scala
19 48 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 896 (14.15%) Degree
2 200 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 172 (2.72%) ISEB
4 143 (2.26%) Security Cleared
5 142 (2.24%) ISTQB
6 101 (1.60%) MCSE
7 97 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
7 97 (1.53%) SC Cleared
8 83 (1.31%) CCNA
9 67 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 55 (0.87%) MCSA
11 54 (0.85%) CISSP
12 37 (0.58%) MCITP
13 36 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 34 (0.54%) PMI Certification
15 32 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
16 31 (0.49%) MCP
17 24 (0.38%) CCNP
18 19 (0.30%) MCTS
19 17 (0.27%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 324 (5.12%) QA
2 136 (2.15%) SLA
3 117 (1.85%) Data Quality
4 62 (0.98%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.16%) COBIT
7 9 (0.14%) COSO
7 9 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.095%) SDET
9 5 (0.079%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.047%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.047%) SEPA
11 1 (0.016%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.016%) CDISC
11 1 (0.016%) DICOM
11 1 (0.016%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.016%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 354 (5.59%) Active Directory
2 179 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 132 (2.09%) Hyper-V
4 108 (1.71%) Docker
5 39 (0.62%) vSphere
6 33 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
7 29 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
8 28 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
9 25 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
10 22 (0.35%) VMware ESX
11 20 (0.32%) XenApp
12 15 (0.24%) Apache Flume
12 15 (0.24%) HDFS
13 14 (0.22%) KVM
13 14 (0.22%) NFS
13 14 (0.22%) Varnish
14 10 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
14 10 (0.16%) ISA Server
14 10 (0.16%) Terminal Services
14 10 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 120 (1.90%) Puppet
2 80 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
3 41 (0.65%) SCCM
4 35 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
5 23 (0.36%) Ansible
6 22 (0.35%) Nagios
6 22 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
7 21 (0.33%) Tivoli
8 18 (0.28%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 18 (0.28%) SCOM
9 16 (0.25%) Kubernetes
9 16 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 14 (0.22%) Data Guard
11 13 (0.21%) Grafana
12 11 (0.17%) Nessus
13 10 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
13 10 (0.16%) Kibana
13 10 (0.16%) Perfmon
14 8 (0.13%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1626 (25.69%) Microsoft
2 1100 (17.38%) Oracle
3 330 (5.21%) VMware
4 147 (2.32%) IBM
5 112 (1.77%) Cisco
6 109 (1.72%) Cognos
6 109 (1.72%) SAP
7 107 (1.69%) Tableau
8 100 (1.58%) HP
9 96 (1.52%) Citrix
10 77 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
11 75 (1.18%) Red Hat
12 69 (1.09%) Informatica
13 64 (1.01%) Talend
14 60 (0.95%) Google
15 46 (0.73%) Teradata
16 34 (0.54%) Dell
17 30 (0.47%) Zend
18 29 (0.46%) Sage
19 28 (0.44%) Adobe
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33500 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 9 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Elliot
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus bonus, pension and private healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum GBP 35 - 40k +Many benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Send
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £52k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + lots including flexi working
Posted: 11 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum GBP 40 - 50K +Many benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £27,000 to £28,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Including benefits
Posted: Yesterday