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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 3265 4945 4501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.17% 23.15% 20.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.99% 44.73% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2898 4251 3846
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
8164 11056 10258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.42% 51.75% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7177 9676 8747
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 703 £46,500 +3.33% 79
Hampshire -1 699 £40,000 - 87
Surrey -2 668 £45,000 - 50
Buckinghamshire -4 310 £39,000 +9.85% 34
Oxfordshire +1 303 £40,000 -5.88% 52
West Sussex 0 263 £40,000 -5.88% 35
East Sussex 0 147 £40,000 -3.61% 15
Kent -3 136 £40,000 +6.66% 24
Middlesex -4 8 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Home Counties -3 5 £60,000 -14.28%
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 2621 (38.66%) SQL Server
2 2537 (37.42%) .NET
3 2508 (37.00%) C#
4 1993 (29.40%) Agile Software Development
5 1846 (27.23%) JavaScript
6 1720 (25.37%) HTML
7 1688 (24.90%) Microsoft
8 1409 (20.78%) CSS
9 1364 (20.12%) ASP.NET
10 1304 (19.24%) Finance
11 1281 (18.90%) T-SQL
12 1273 (18.78%) MVC
13 1271 (18.75%) Windows
14 1266 (18.68%) Java
15 1200 (17.70%) Oracle
16 950 (14.01%) Degree
17 917 (13.53%) Web Services
18 867 (12.79%) MS Excel
19 813 (11.99%) jQuery
20 809 (11.93%) XML
21 787 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
22 746 (11.00%) Linux
23 716 (10.56%) TDD
24 709 (10.46%) Scrum
25 692 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
26 689 (10.16%) ASP.NET MVC
27 680 (10.03%) Software Engineering
28 641 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 621 (9.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
30 575 (8.48%) Web Development

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
1 403 (5.94%) IIS
2 286 (4.22%) SharePoint
3 184 (2.71%) Tomcat
4 173 (2.55%) MS Exchange
5 157 (2.32%) Apache
6 140 (2.07%) JBoss
7 120 (1.77%) CMS
8 116 (1.71%) WebSphere
9 95 (1.40%) WebLogic
10 94 (1.39%) SAS
11 84 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
12 81 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
13 79 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 58 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
15 56 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
16 55 (0.81%) NServiceBus
17 52 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
18 48 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
19 45 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
20 43 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 867 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 178 (2.63%) MS Office
3 81 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 61 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.12%) MS Project
7 7 (0.10%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.10%) SPSS
8 5 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.059%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.030%) EngageOne
11 1 (0.015%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 113 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 95 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
3 56 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 42 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
5 33 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
6 32 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
6 32 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
7 31 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
8 29 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 28 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
9 28 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
10 22 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
11 21 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
12 19 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
13 16 (0.24%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 15 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
15 12 (0.18%) Magento
15 12 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
15 12 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
15 12 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 494 (7.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 272 (4.01%) Amazon AWS
3 157 (2.32%) SaaS
4 149 (2.20%) Office 365
5 73 (1.08%) PaaS
6 72 (1.06%) IaaS
7 68 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
8 40 (0.59%) GitHub
9 16 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (0.21%) Google Analytics
10 14 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (0.19%) Amazon S3
12 12 (0.18%) Taleo
13 8 (0.12%) Silverpop
14 7 (0.10%) Force.com
14 7 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (0.074%) Bluemix
15 5 (0.074%) G Suite
15 5 (0.074%) Google App Engine
15 5 (0.074%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 201 (2.97%) Firewall
2 173 (2.55%) TCP/IP
3 161 (2.37%) Internet
4 143 (2.11%) SAN
5 140 (2.07%) DNS
6 123 (1.81%) HTTP
7 87 (1.28%) LAN
8 84 (1.24%) WAN
9 65 (0.96%) VoIP
10 55 (0.81%) VPN
11 50 (0.74%) SSL
12 48 (0.71%) DHCP
13 47 (0.69%) SMTP
14 39 (0.58%) FTP
15 33 (0.49%) Intranet
16 31 (0.46%) IP Telephony
17 30 (0.44%) NAS
18 29 (0.43%) SNMP
19 27 (0.40%) LDAP
20 26 (0.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2621 (38.66%) SQL Server
2 641 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 621 (9.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 564 (8.32%) MySQL
5 438 (6.46%) Data Warehouse
6 373 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 371 (5.47%) NoSQL
8 322 (4.75%) Relational Database
9 315 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 301 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 268 (3.95%) Oracle Database
12 243 (3.58%) Big Data
13 200 (2.95%) MongoDB
14 149 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
15 141 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
16 139 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
17 136 (2.01%) Hadoop
18 134 (1.98%) DB2
19 122 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
20 112 (1.65%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 472 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 441 (6.51%) Visual Studio
3 310 (4.57%) Git (software)
4 262 (3.86%) Subversion
5 246 (3.63%) Selenium
6 209 (3.08%) JIRA
7 156 (2.30%) Jenkins
8 131 (1.93%) NUnit
9 118 (1.74%) Maven
10 94 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
11 92 (1.36%) TeamCity
12 90 (1.33%) Cucumber
13 87 (1.28%) WebDriver
14 85 (1.25%) Eclipse
15 71 (1.05%) MSTest
16 70 (1.03%) JUnit
17 68 (1.00%) SoapUI
18 51 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
19 50 (0.74%) SpecFlow
20 45 (0.66%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1304 (19.24%) Finance
2 259 (3.82%) Marketing
3 230 (3.39%) Retail
4 201 (2.97%) Telecoms
5 164 (2.42%) Banking
6 125 (1.84%) Advertising
7 86 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 75 (1.11%) Back Office
9 65 (0.96%) Electronics
10 62 (0.91%) Games
11 58 (0.86%) German Language
12 56 (0.83%) French Language
13 55 (0.81%) Legal
14 54 (0.80%) Financial Institution
15 44 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
16 36 (0.53%) Automotive
17 33 (0.49%) Law
18 26 (0.38%) Publishing
19 19 (0.28%) Billing
19 19 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3411 (50.32%) Developer
2 1332 (19.65%) .NET Developer
3 1160 (17.11%) C# Developer
4 1069 (15.77%) Analyst
5 996 (14.69%) SQL Developer
6 885 (13.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 715 (10.55%) Software Developer
8 525 (7.74%) Senior Developer
9 454 (6.70%) ASP.NET Developer
10 424 (6.25%) Java Developer
11 415 (6.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 369 (5.44%) .NET Software Developer
13 350 (5.16%) Applications Support
14 322 (4.75%) C# Software Developer
15 321 (4.74%) Software Engineer
16 305 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 291 (4.29%) Support Analyst
18 271 (4.00%) DBA
19 253 (3.73%) Junior
20 244 (3.60%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2537 (37.42%) .NET
2 1720 (25.37%) HTML
3 1409 (20.78%) CSS
4 1364 (20.12%) ASP.NET
5 917 (13.53%) Web Services
6 813 (11.99%) jQuery
7 809 (11.93%) XML
8 689 (10.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 562 (8.29%) .NET Framework
10 502 (7.41%) AngularJS
11 481 (7.10%) WCF
12 397 (5.86%) ASP.NET Web API
13 378 (5.58%) HTML5
14 337 (4.97%) Spring
15 329 (4.85%) Ajax
16 309 (4.56%) REST
17 301 (4.44%) Entity Framework
18 299 (4.41%) SOAP
19 277 (4.09%) JSON
20 228 (3.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 692 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
2 548 (8.08%) Computer Science
3 196 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
4 179 (2.64%) Mathematics
5 150 (2.21%) Mobile App
6 143 (2.11%) User Experience
7 132 (1.95%) Client/Server
8 130 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 117 (1.73%) Clustering
10 106 (1.56%) Replication
11 94 (1.39%) Visualisation
12 93 (1.37%) Statistics
13 83 (1.22%) Data Integration
14 81 (1.19%) Data Centre
15 62 (0.91%) Blog
16 54 (0.80%) iPad
17 53 (0.78%) PMI
18 45 (0.66%) Physics
19 43 (0.63%) PKI
20 42 (0.62%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1271 (18.75%) Windows
2 746 (11.00%) Linux
3 508 (7.49%) Windows Server
4 367 (5.41%) Unix
5 231 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 224 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 103 (1.52%) Android
8 100 (1.48%) Apple iOS
9 89 (1.31%) Windows 7
10 72 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 54 (0.80%) Windows 8
12 53 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 51 (0.75%) CentOS
13 51 (0.75%) Windows 10
14 30 (0.44%) Solaris
15 27 (0.40%) Ubuntu
16 16 (0.24%) Mac OS X
16 16 (0.24%) Windows NT
17 15 (0.22%) Mac OS
18 13 (0.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1993 (29.40%) Agile Software Development
2 1273 (18.78%) MVC
3 787 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
4 716 (10.56%) TDD
5 709 (10.46%) Scrum
6 680 (10.03%) Software Engineering
7 575 (8.48%) Web Development
8 517 (7.63%) ETL
9 466 (6.87%) SDLC
10 441 (6.51%) Unit Testing
11 413 (6.09%) OO
12 379 (5.59%) Performance Tuning
13 366 (5.40%) Analytics
14 363 (5.35%) CRM
15 346 (5.10%) ITIL
16 312 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
17 266 (3.92%) Data Analysis
18 250 (3.69%) Mentoring
19 248 (3.66%) Data Modelling
20 242 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2508 (37.00%) C#
2 1846 (27.23%) JavaScript
3 1281 (18.90%) T-SQL
4 1266 (18.68%) Java
5 509 (7.51%) PL/SQL
6 412 (6.08%) Python
7 409 (6.03%) C++
8 382 (5.64%) PHP
9 321 (4.74%) VB.NET
10 261 (3.85%) VB
11 235 (3.47%) PowerShell
12 195 (2.88%) Ruby
13 179 (2.64%) C
14 135 (1.99%) Bash Shell
15 120 (1.77%) Shell Script
16 116 (1.71%) Perl
17 97 (1.43%) VBA
18 84 (1.24%) R
19 52 (0.77%) VBScript
20 47 (0.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 950 (14.01%) Degree
2 226 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 184 (2.71%) ISEB
4 151 (2.23%) Security Cleared
5 143 (2.11%) ISTQB
6 120 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
7 110 (1.62%) SC Cleared
8 109 (1.61%) MCSE
9 100 (1.48%) CCNA
10 80 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 57 (0.84%) MCSA
11 57 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 56 (0.83%) CISSP
13 53 (0.78%) PMI Certification
14 52 (0.77%) MCITP
15 40 (0.59%) CCNP
16 34 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
17 29 (0.43%) MCP
17 29 (0.43%) RHCSA
18 24 (0.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 315 (4.65%) QA
2 162 (2.39%) SLA
3 102 (1.50%) Data Quality
4 70 (1.03%) PCI DSS
5 22 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.15%) COBIT
8 9 (0.13%) COSO
9 7 (0.10%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.089%) DICOM
10 6 (0.089%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.030%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.030%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.030%) SDET
11 2 (0.030%) SEPA
12 1 (0.015%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.015%) CDISC
12 1 (0.015%) HL7
12 1 (0.015%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.015%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 382 (5.64%) Active Directory
2 215 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 144 (2.12%) Hyper-V
4 99 (1.46%) Docker
5 63 (0.93%) vSphere
6 51 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
7 43 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
8 36 (0.53%) XenApp
9 30 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
10 24 (0.35%) VMware ESX
11 21 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
12 18 (0.27%) NFS
13 17 (0.25%) Apache Flume
14 15 (0.22%) HDFS
15 14 (0.21%) Varnish
16 11 (0.16%) Terminal Services
16 11 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
17 10 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
17 10 (0.15%) ISA Server
17 10 (0.15%) KVM
Systems Management
1 103 (1.52%) Puppet
2 79 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
4 43 (0.63%) SCCM
5 42 (0.62%) Microsoft Clustering
6 23 (0.34%) Nagios
7 22 (0.32%) SCOM
8 21 (0.31%) Ansible
9 18 (0.27%) Terraform
9 18 (0.27%) Tivoli
10 15 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
10 15 (0.22%) Packer
11 14 (0.21%) Data Guard
11 14 (0.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 13 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 11 (0.16%) Nessus
14 10 (0.15%) Backup Exec
14 10 (0.15%) Oozie
15 9 (0.13%) Grafana
15 9 (0.13%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1688 (24.90%) Microsoft
2 1200 (17.70%) Oracle
3 387 (5.71%) VMware
4 188 (2.77%) IBM
5 159 (2.35%) Cisco
6 132 (1.95%) Citrix
7 122 (1.80%) HP
8 111 (1.64%) SAP
9 106 (1.56%) Tableau
10 100 (1.48%) Cognos
11 86 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
12 75 (1.11%) Red Hat
13 61 (0.90%) Informatica
14 60 (0.89%) Google
15 45 (0.66%) Talend
16 40 (0.59%) Remedy
16 40 (0.59%) Teradata
16 40 (0.59%) Zend
17 36 (0.53%) Dell
18 35 (0.52%) Sybase
Surrey
Michael Page International
Salary: Benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Shares
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday