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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 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 4986 4771 4941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.23% 22.29% 21.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.75% 45.67% 43.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4310 4236 4421
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
10666 10446 11436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.56% 48.80% 50.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8996 9198 10209
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £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
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 1259 £43,250 +2.97% 119
Berkshire -2 1088 £40,500 -4.70% 114
Hampshire -1 831 £37,500 - 108
Buckinghamshire 0 487 £40,000 +6.66% 72
East Sussex +2 374 £40,000 - 29
West Sussex 0 364 £42,500 +21.42% 36
Oxfordshire -1 333 £42,492 +13.31% 45
Kent -5 216 £40,000 -11.11% 18
Middlesex +1 57 £42,500 -2.85% 5
Sussex +1 9 £50,000 +36.31%
Isle of Wight -5 9 £26,500 -39.08%
Thames Valley -4 1 £32,000 -52.59%
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4106 (40.43%) .NET
2 4065 (40.03%) SQL Server
3 3666 (36.10%) C#
4 2891 (28.47%) JavaScript
5 2855 (28.11%) HTML
6 2774 (27.31%) Microsoft
7 2636 (25.96%) ASP.NET
8 2531 (24.92%) Windows
9 2165 (21.32%) CSS
10 2146 (21.13%) Oracle
11 1839 (18.11%) Degree
12 1828 (18.00%) Java
13 1689 (16.63%) MS Excel
14 1680 (16.54%) Finance
15 1653 (16.28%) MVC
16 1633 (16.08%) T-SQL
17 1623 (15.98%) XML
18 1529 (15.06%) Web Services
19 1412 (13.90%) jQuery
20 1275 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
21 1189 (11.71%) Linux
22 991 (9.76%) Software Engineering
23 989 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
24 973 (9.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 949 (9.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 890 (8.76%) OO
27 875 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
28 852 (8.39%) Computer Science
29 842 (8.29%) VB.NET
30 822 (8.09%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 734 (7.23%) IIS
2 653 (6.43%) SharePoint
3 369 (3.63%) Apache
4 302 (2.97%) MS Exchange
5 301 (2.96%) Tomcat
6 162 (1.60%) WebSphere
7 146 (1.44%) CMS
8 136 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
9 128 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
10 123 (1.21%) WebLogic
11 112 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
12 98 (0.96%) SAS
13 87 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
14 85 (0.84%) Node.js
15 83 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
16 74 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
17 70 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
17 70 (0.69%) Drupal
18 69 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
19 63 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 1689 (16.63%) MS Excel
2 383 (3.77%) MS Office
3 101 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 97 (0.96%) Photoshop
5 68 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 55 (0.54%) MS Project
7 27 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 27 (0.27%) PowerPivot
8 26 (0.26%) SPSS
9 20 (0.20%) Fireworks
10 18 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
11 13 (0.13%) InfoPath
12 5 (0.049%) Mingle
13 4 (0.039%) 3ds Max
13 4 (0.039%) FastStats
14 3 (0.030%) Maya
15 2 (0.020%) Open Workbench
16 1 (0.010%) Maple
16 1 (0.010%) LaTeX
16 1 (0.010%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 155 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
2 135 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 111 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 73 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
5 71 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
5 71 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
6 65 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
7 64 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
8 60 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
9 58 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
10 55 (0.54%) Magento
11 46 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
12 35 (0.34%) Google Analytics
13 30 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 27 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
15 26 (0.26%) Oracle iRecruitment
16 25 (0.25%) WebTrends
17 24 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
17 24 (0.24%) Agresso
18 23 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 247 (2.43%) SaaS
2 220 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 91 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 62 (0.61%) Office 365
5 46 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (0.24%) IaaS
7 22 (0.22%) PaaS
8 16 (0.16%) Taleo
9 14 (0.14%) Heroku
10 13 (0.13%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
12 10 (0.098%) Route 53
13 9 (0.089%) Amazon ELB
13 9 (0.089%) Force.com
14 8 (0.079%) GitHub
15 5 (0.049%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 353 (3.48%) DNS
2 342 (3.37%) TCP/IP
3 336 (3.31%) Firewall
4 334 (3.29%) SAN
5 305 (3.00%) Internet
6 217 (2.14%) HTTP
7 182 (1.79%) DHCP
8 156 (1.54%) VPN
9 146 (1.44%) WAN
10 143 (1.41%) LAN
11 97 (0.96%) FTP
12 74 (0.73%) Intranet
13 69 (0.68%) VoIP
14 56 (0.55%) Wireless
15 54 (0.53%) CTI
16 50 (0.49%) SSL
17 48 (0.47%) NAS
18 46 (0.45%) Network Security
18 46 (0.45%) iSCSI
19 45 (0.44%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4065 (40.03%) SQL Server
2 973 (9.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 949 (9.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 875 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 695 (6.84%) MySQL
6 670 (6.60%) Relational Database
7 594 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
8 495 (4.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 484 (4.77%) Oracle Database
10 480 (4.73%) SQL Server 2005
11 466 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 286 (2.82%) RDBMS
13 235 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
14 201 (1.98%) Big Data
15 190 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
16 178 (1.75%) NoSQL
17 165 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
18 163 (1.60%) OLAP
19 148 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
20 141 (1.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 701 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 441 (4.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 402 (3.96%) Subversion
4 394 (3.88%) Selenium
5 351 (3.46%) Git (software)
6 203 (2.00%) Eclipse
7 202 (1.99%) QuickTest Pro
8 174 (1.71%) JIRA
9 157 (1.55%) NUnit
10 133 (1.31%) Jenkins
11 130 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
12 123 (1.21%) WebDriver
13 122 (1.20%) JUnit
14 111 (1.09%) Maven
15 109 (1.07%) Ant
16 76 (0.75%) JMeter
17 59 (0.58%) Toad
18 58 (0.57%) Rhino Mocks
18 58 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 56 (0.55%) LoadRunner
General
1 1680 (16.54%) Finance
2 399 (3.93%) Telecoms
3 378 (3.72%) Retail
4 373 (3.67%) Marketing
5 209 (2.06%) Banking
6 136 (1.34%) Advertising
7 110 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 98 (0.96%) Back Office
9 96 (0.95%) French Language
10 92 (0.91%) Legal
11 77 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 75 (0.74%) Publishing
13 61 (0.60%) Front Office
14 56 (0.55%) Electronics
15 52 (0.51%) Games
16 46 (0.45%) Automotive
17 41 (0.40%) Billing
18 34 (0.33%) Investment Banking
18 34 (0.33%) German Language
19 33 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4930 (48.54%) Developer
2 1698 (16.72%) Analyst
3 1593 (15.69%) .NET Developer
4 1161 (11.43%) C# Developer
5 898 (8.84%) Software Developer
6 817 (8.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 749 (7.37%) Senior Developer
8 619 (6.09%) Consultant
9 590 (5.81%) Web Developer
10 534 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
11 533 (5.25%) DBA
12 505 (4.97%) Java Developer
13 475 (4.68%) Support Engineer
14 468 (4.61%) Support Analyst
15 467 (4.60%) SQL Developer
16 450 (4.43%) Software Engineer
17 442 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 426 (4.19%) Applications Support
19 324 (3.19%) SQL DBA
20 308 (3.03%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4106 (40.43%) .NET
2 2855 (28.11%) HTML
3 2636 (25.96%) ASP.NET
4 2165 (21.32%) CSS
5 1623 (15.98%) XML
6 1529 (15.06%) Web Services
7 1412 (13.90%) jQuery
8 822 (8.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 807 (7.95%) WCF
10 787 (7.75%) .NET Framework
11 576 (5.67%) HTML5
12 570 (5.61%) Ajax
13 511 (5.03%) SOAP
14 487 (4.80%) Spring
15 418 (4.12%) J2EE
16 382 (3.76%) WPF
17 376 (3.70%) LINQ
18 364 (3.58%) WinForms
19 337 (3.32%) XSLT
19 337 (3.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 852 (8.39%) Computer Science
2 359 (3.53%) Mathematics
3 315 (3.10%) Clustering
4 290 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 259 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
6 256 (2.52%) Replication
7 255 (2.51%) Management Information System
8 222 (2.19%) Open Source
9 196 (1.93%) Client/Server
10 140 (1.38%) Statistics
11 138 (1.36%) Data Integration
12 116 (1.14%) N-Tier
13 110 (1.08%) Visualisation
14 78 (0.77%) Social Media
15 75 (0.74%) Physics
16 64 (0.63%) Life Science
16 64 (0.63%) Kindle
17 62 (0.61%) NHS
18 59 (0.58%) iPad
19 53 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2531 (24.92%) Windows
2 1189 (11.71%) Linux
3 706 (6.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 614 (6.05%) UNIX
5 551 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 303 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 288 (2.84%) Apple iOS
8 249 (2.45%) Windows 7
9 243 (2.39%) Android
10 217 (2.14%) Windows XP
11 155 (1.53%) Windows 8
12 102 (1.00%) Solaris
13 73 (0.72%) AIX
14 61 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 52 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
16 46 (0.45%) Windows 2000
17 45 (0.44%) CentOS
18 41 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
18 41 (0.40%) Windows Phone
19 39 (0.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1653 (16.28%) MVC
2 1275 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
3 991 (9.76%) Software Engineering
4 989 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
5 890 (8.76%) OO
6 712 (7.01%) Scrum
7 645 (6.35%) TDD
8 526 (5.18%) ETL
9 502 (4.94%) Performance Tuning
10 501 (4.93%) Web Development
11 482 (4.75%) CRM
12 472 (4.65%) ITIL
13 469 (4.62%) E-Commerce
14 465 (4.58%) Project Management
15 423 (4.17%) Unit Testing
16 410 (4.04%) Mentoring
17 340 (3.35%) Continuous Integration
18 336 (3.31%) Workflow
19 335 (3.30%) Migration
20 314 (3.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3666 (36.10%) C#
2 2891 (28.47%) JavaScript
3 1828 (18.00%) Java
4 1633 (16.08%) T-SQL
5 842 (8.29%) VB.NET
6 783 (7.71%) PL/SQL
7 627 (6.17%) PHP
8 602 (5.93%) C++
9 425 (4.18%) VB
10 376 (3.70%) C
11 256 (2.52%) Python
12 246 (2.42%) Perl
13 238 (2.34%) PowerShell
14 209 (2.06%) VBScript
15 176 (1.73%) Shell Script
16 134 (1.32%) VBA
17 114 (1.12%) Objective-C
18 111 (1.09%) VB6
19 106 (1.04%) Ruby
20 87 (0.86%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1839 (18.11%) Degree
2 513 (5.05%) Security Cleared
3 440 (4.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 356 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 306 (3.01%) ISEB
6 185 (1.82%) MCSE
7 146 (1.44%) ISTQB
8 133 (1.31%) DV Cleared
9 107 (1.05%) MCITP
10 87 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 81 (0.80%) CISSP
12 64 (0.63%) MCSA
13 61 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
14 60 (0.59%) MCDBA
14 60 (0.59%) CTC Cleared
15 59 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
16 55 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 54 (0.53%) MCTS
18 53 (0.52%) MCP
19 51 (0.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 476 (4.69%) QA
2 245 (2.41%) SLA
3 124 (1.22%) ISO 9001
4 90 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 57 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 45 (0.44%) Data Quality
7 39 (0.38%) HL7
8 26 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 20 (0.20%) WAI
10 19 (0.19%) WCAG
11 16 (0.16%) COBIT
12 11 (0.11%) HIPAA
13 9 (0.089%) Solvency II
14 4 (0.039%) GLP
14 4 (0.039%) ISO 9000
15 3 (0.030%) ISO 8583
16 2 (0.020%) GPG13
16 2 (0.020%) DICOM
17 1 (0.010%) COSO
17 1 (0.010%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 672 (6.62%) Active Directory
2 396 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 268 (2.64%) Hyper-V
4 136 (1.34%) vSphere
5 115 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
6 87 (0.86%) XenApp
7 68 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
8 64 (0.63%) ISA Server
9 63 (0.62%) VMware ESX
10 54 (0.53%) XenDesktop
11 49 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
12 40 (0.39%) XenServer
13 31 (0.31%) UAG
14 26 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
15 22 (0.22%) Terminal Server
16 19 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
17 13 (0.13%) Nmap
18 12 (0.12%) Xen
18 12 (0.12%) Terminal Services
18 12 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 157 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
2 119 (1.17%) SCCM
3 98 (0.96%) NetBackup
4 87 (0.86%) Data Guard
5 75 (0.74%) SCOM
6 48 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 45 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 45 (0.44%) Backup Exec
8 40 (0.39%) Puppet
9 35 (0.34%) Nagios
10 32 (0.32%) WSUS
11 25 (0.25%) SCVMM
12 19 (0.19%) Netcool
12 19 (0.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 16 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
14 14 (0.14%) Ansible
14 14 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
15 13 (0.13%) Nessus
16 12 (0.12%) CA Spectrum
17 10 (0.098%) Legato
Vendors
1 2774 (27.31%) Microsoft
2 2146 (21.13%) Oracle
3 669 (6.59%) VMware
4 368 (3.62%) Citrix
5 234 (2.30%) Cisco
6 233 (2.29%) HP
7 229 (2.25%) SAP
8 199 (1.96%) Business Objects
9 180 (1.77%) Cognos
10 165 (1.62%) JBoss
11 163 (1.60%) IBM
12 160 (1.58%) Google
13 127 (1.25%) Red Hat
14 111 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
15 87 (0.86%) Informatica
16 78 (0.77%) Adobe
16 78 (0.77%) Fujitsu
17 73 (0.72%) NetApp
18 70 (0.69%) Sybase
19 69 (0.68%) Veritas
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 24 minutes ago
Weybridge, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 per annum + onsite parking pension plus more!
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £39000 per annum + parking, pension, life, health 25 hol
Posted: 48 minutes ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus pension and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus pension and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kent
ITF Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Gold Group
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago