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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 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 4506 4827 4776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.83% 22.34% 21.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.39% 44.98% 41.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3849 4305 4271
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 £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
9927 10731 11437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 45.89% 49.67% 50.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8293 9410 10161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -1 1031 £45,000 +7.14% 119
Berkshire -2 986 £40,000 -5.88% 123
Hampshire +1 826 £39,000 +4.00% 135
Buckinghamshire +1 526 £40,000 - 51
West Sussex +2 317 £40,000 - 26
East Sussex +5 300 £37,500 +0.67% 30
Oxfordshire +4 280 £41,996 +11.98% 48
Kent -6 190 £40,000 -11.11% 29
Middlesex -7 44 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Sussex -2 7 £52,500 +31.25%
Thames Valley +1 1 £32,000 -60.00%
Isle of Wight -12 1 £26,500 -39.08%
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 3739 (38.63%) SQL Server
2 3630 (37.50%) .NET
3 3363 (34.74%) C#
4 2855 (29.49%) JavaScript
5 2829 (29.23%) HTML
6 2607 (26.93%) Microsoft
7 2461 (25.42%) Windows
8 2315 (23.92%) ASP.NET
9 2219 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
10 2191 (22.63%) CSS
11 1988 (20.54%) Oracle
12 1741 (17.99%) Java
13 1677 (17.32%) Degree
14 1602 (16.55%) Finance
15 1579 (16.31%) MVC
16 1551 (16.02%) XML
17 1524 (15.74%) MS Excel
18 1477 (15.26%) T-SQL
19 1411 (14.58%) Web Services
20 1379 (14.25%) jQuery
21 1222 (12.62%) Linux
22 1000 (10.33%) Software Engineering
23 864 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
24 862 (8.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 845 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
26 825 (8.52%) Computer Science
26 825 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 814 (8.41%) PL/SQL
28 779 (8.05%) OO
29 766 (7.91%) MySQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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
1 702 (7.25%) IIS
2 666 (6.88%) SharePoint
3 362 (3.74%) Apache
4 304 (3.14%) Tomcat
5 301 (3.11%) MS Exchange
6 151 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 140 (1.45%) JBoss
8 139 (1.44%) CMS
9 131 (1.35%) WebLogic
10 126 (1.30%) WebSphere
11 112 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
12 109 (1.13%) Node.js
13 103 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
14 93 (0.96%) SAS
15 87 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
16 74 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
17 72 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
18 63 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
18 63 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
19 59 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 1524 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 352 (3.64%) MS Office
3 97 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 80 (0.83%) Photoshop
5 71 (0.73%) MS Visio
6 51 (0.53%) MS Project
7 46 (0.48%) PowerPivot
8 31 (0.32%) SPSS
9 23 (0.24%) Fireworks
10 21 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
11 20 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
12 12 (0.12%) InfoPath
13 5 (0.052%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 4 (0.041%) AutoCAD
14 4 (0.041%) FastStats
15 3 (0.031%) Mingle
16 2 (0.021%) 3ds Max
16 2 (0.021%) Open Workbench
17 1 (0.010%) LaTeX
17 1 (0.010%) Maple
Business Applications
1 133 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
2 110 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 108 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
4 64 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
5 59 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
6 53 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
7 50 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
8 48 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
8 48 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
9 45 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
10 34 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
11 33 (0.34%) Agresso
12 26 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
13 25 (0.26%) Magento
13 25 (0.26%) HFM
14 22 (0.23%) Oracle iRecruitment
14 22 (0.23%) Google Analytics
15 21 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
15 21 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
15 21 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 258 (2.67%) SaaS
2 189 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
4 61 (0.63%) Office 365
5 47 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 34 (0.35%) PaaS
7 25 (0.26%) IaaS
8 22 (0.23%) Amazon S3
9 19 (0.20%) Heroku
10 16 (0.17%) Taleo
10 16 (0.17%) Route 53
11 15 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
13 11 (0.11%) Google App Engine
14 10 (0.10%) GitHub
15 3 (0.031%) Amazon SQS
16 2 (0.021%) Force.com
16 2 (0.021%) Google Apps
17 1 (0.010%) Trello
17 1 (0.010%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 404 (4.17%) DNS
2 364 (3.76%) Firewall
3 334 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 317 (3.27%) Internet
5 314 (3.24%) SAN
6 220 (2.27%) HTTP
7 206 (2.13%) DHCP
8 157 (1.62%) WAN
9 151 (1.56%) LAN
10 147 (1.52%) VPN
11 89 (0.92%) Intranet
12 85 (0.88%) VoIP
13 67 (0.69%) SSL
14 57 (0.59%) FTP
14 57 (0.59%) Network Security
15 52 (0.54%) Wireless
15 52 (0.54%) NAS
16 51 (0.53%) CTI
17 50 (0.52%) iSCSI
18 46 (0.48%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3739 (38.63%) SQL Server
2 862 (8.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 825 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 766 (7.91%) MySQL
5 748 (7.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 660 (6.82%) Relational Database
7 512 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
8 503 (5.20%) Oracle Database
9 435 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 433 (4.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 422 (4.36%) SQL Server 2005
12 297 (3.07%) RDBMS
13 216 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
14 205 (2.12%) Oracle Reports
15 186 (1.92%) NoSQL
15 186 (1.92%) Big Data
16 170 (1.76%) Oracle Database 10g
17 150 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
18 148 (1.53%) OLAP
19 147 (1.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 744 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 459 (4.74%) Subversion
3 438 (4.52%) Git (software)
4 431 (4.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 404 (4.17%) Selenium
6 247 (2.55%) QuickTest Pro
7 221 (2.28%) JIRA
8 184 (1.90%) NUnit
9 168 (1.74%) Eclipse
10 143 (1.48%) Jenkins
11 134 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
12 131 (1.35%) WebDriver
12 131 (1.35%) Maven
13 130 (1.34%) JUnit
14 108 (1.12%) Ant
15 90 (0.93%) JMeter
16 86 (0.89%) Toad
17 78 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
18 59 (0.61%) SoapUI
19 54 (0.56%) MSTest
General
1 1602 (16.55%) Finance
2 416 (4.30%) Telecoms
3 370 (3.82%) Retail
4 346 (3.57%) Marketing
5 221 (2.28%) Banking
6 130 (1.34%) Advertising
7 109 (1.13%) Manufacturing
8 84 (0.87%) Legal
9 82 (0.85%) French Language
10 73 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 65 (0.67%) Publishing
12 63 (0.65%) Back Office
13 55 (0.57%) Front Office
14 46 (0.48%) Automotive
15 45 (0.46%) Billing
16 38 (0.39%) Games
17 37 (0.38%) Electronics
18 29 (0.30%) German Language
19 28 (0.29%) Spanish Language
20 27 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4624 (47.77%) Developer
2 1575 (16.27%) Analyst
3 1392 (14.38%) .NET Developer
4 1018 (10.52%) C# Developer
5 774 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 706 (7.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 654 (6.76%) Senior Developer
8 622 (6.43%) Web Developer
9 551 (5.69%) Consultant
10 524 (5.41%) Java Developer
11 506 (5.23%) Support Engineer
12 452 (4.67%) DBA
13 451 (4.66%) Software Engineer
13 451 (4.66%) ASP.NET Developer
14 443 (4.58%) Support Analyst
15 437 (4.51%) SQL Developer
16 412 (4.26%) Applications Support
17 362 (3.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 300 (3.10%) Programmer
19 291 (3.01%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3630 (37.50%) .NET
2 2829 (29.23%) HTML
3 2315 (23.92%) ASP.NET
4 2191 (22.63%) CSS
5 1551 (16.02%) XML
6 1411 (14.58%) Web Services
7 1379 (14.25%) jQuery
8 741 (7.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 723 (7.47%) .NET Framework
10 678 (7.00%) WCF
11 623 (6.44%) HTML5
12 600 (6.20%) Ajax
13 485 (5.01%) SOAP
14 475 (4.91%) Spring
15 443 (4.58%) J2EE
16 371 (3.83%) CSS3
17 356 (3.68%) LINQ
18 326 (3.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 321 (3.32%) JSON
20 320 (3.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 845 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
2 825 (8.52%) Computer Science
3 324 (3.35%) Mathematics
4 288 (2.98%) Clustering
5 260 (2.69%) Management Information System
6 243 (2.51%) Replication
7 237 (2.45%) Mobile App
8 234 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
9 207 (2.14%) User Experience
10 204 (2.11%) Client/Server
11 201 (2.08%) Open Source
12 139 (1.44%) Statistics
13 119 (1.23%) Data Integration
14 113 (1.17%) Visualisation
15 83 (0.86%) N-Tier
16 75 (0.77%) Life Science
17 66 (0.68%) Algorithms
18 61 (0.63%) Kindle
18 61 (0.63%) Physics
19 60 (0.62%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2461 (25.42%) Windows
2 1222 (12.62%) Linux
3 721 (7.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 620 (6.40%) UNIX
5 594 (6.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 303 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 289 (2.99%) Windows 7
8 249 (2.57%) Windows XP
9 241 (2.49%) Apple iOS
10 202 (2.09%) Android
11 170 (1.76%) Windows 8
12 115 (1.19%) Solaris
13 68 (0.70%) AIX
14 52 (0.54%) CentOS
15 50 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
16 45 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 45 (0.46%) Windows Vista
17 43 (0.44%) Mac OS X
18 42 (0.43%) Windows 2000
19 40 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2219 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
2 1579 (16.31%) MVC
3 1000 (10.33%) Software Engineering
4 864 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
5 779 (8.05%) OO
6 661 (6.83%) Scrum
7 644 (6.65%) TDD
8 509 (5.26%) ITIL
9 482 (4.98%) ETL
10 471 (4.87%) Web Development
11 468 (4.83%) Performance Tuning
12 457 (4.72%) CRM
13 446 (4.61%) E-Commerce
14 438 (4.52%) Project Management
15 405 (4.18%) Unit Testing
16 401 (4.14%) Mentoring
17 371 (3.83%) Workflow
18 358 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
19 324 (3.35%) Test Automation
20 312 (3.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3363 (34.74%) C#
2 2855 (29.49%) JavaScript
3 1741 (17.99%) Java
4 1477 (15.26%) T-SQL
5 814 (8.41%) PL/SQL
6 732 (7.56%) VB.NET
7 685 (7.08%) PHP
8 548 (5.66%) C++
9 396 (4.09%) VB
10 319 (3.30%) C
11 293 (3.03%) Perl
12 279 (2.88%) Python
13 263 (2.72%) PowerShell
14 219 (2.26%) VBScript
15 169 (1.75%) Shell Script
16 128 (1.32%) Ruby
17 116 (1.20%) VBA
18 111 (1.15%) Objective-C
19 99 (1.02%) PHP5
20 96 (0.99%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1677 (17.32%) Degree
2 540 (5.58%) Security Cleared
3 398 (4.11%) SC Cleared
4 386 (3.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 292 (3.02%) ISEB
6 182 (1.88%) MCSE
7 165 (1.70%) DV Cleared
8 132 (1.36%) ISTQB
9 86 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 76 (0.79%) CISSP
11 74 (0.76%) MCITP
12 67 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
13 57 (0.59%) CCNA
14 56 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
15 53 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
16 51 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
16 51 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 46 (0.48%) MCSA
18 44 (0.45%) PhD
19 41 (0.42%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 453 (4.68%) QA
2 202 (2.09%) SLA
3 130 (1.34%) ISO 9001
4 101 (1.04%) PCI DSS
5 60 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 48 (0.50%) Data Quality
7 24 (0.25%) WAI
8 23 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 22 (0.23%) HL7
10 20 (0.21%) WCAG
11 16 (0.17%) COBIT
12 10 (0.10%) GLP
13 8 (0.083%) HIPAA
14 4 (0.041%) GPG13
15 2 (0.021%) ISO 9000
15 2 (0.021%) ISO 8583
16 1 (0.010%) COSO
16 1 (0.010%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 727 (7.51%) Active Directory
2 421 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 306 (3.16%) Hyper-V
4 134 (1.38%) vSphere
5 112 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
6 98 (1.01%) XenApp
6 98 (1.01%) ISA Server
7 67 (0.69%) VMware ESX
7 67 (0.69%) XenDesktop
8 57 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
9 46 (0.48%) UAG
10 42 (0.43%) XenServer
10 42 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
11 41 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
12 28 (0.29%) Terminal Services
13 27 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
14 24 (0.25%) Terminal Server
15 18 (0.19%) Firmware
15 18 (0.19%) VMware Server
16 11 (0.11%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 192 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
2 163 (1.68%) SCCM
3 110 (1.14%) NetBackup
4 108 (1.12%) SCOM
5 96 (0.99%) Data Guard
6 55 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 55 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 47 (0.49%) SCVMM
8 45 (0.46%) WSUS
9 42 (0.43%) Nagios
10 40 (0.41%) Puppet
11 35 (0.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 28 (0.29%) Backup Exec
13 27 (0.28%) Netcool
14 24 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
15 14 (0.14%) CA Spectrum
15 14 (0.14%) Ansible
16 11 (0.11%) OpenView
17 10 (0.10%) Unicenter
17 10 (0.10%) Legato
Vendors
1 2607 (26.93%) Microsoft
2 1988 (20.54%) Oracle
3 692 (7.15%) VMware
4 397 (4.10%) Citrix
5 262 (2.71%) HP
6 247 (2.55%) Cisco
7 243 (2.51%) SAP
8 205 (2.12%) Business Objects
9 181 (1.87%) Cognos
10 144 (1.49%) IBM
11 143 (1.48%) Google
12 119 (1.23%) Red Hat
13 97 (1.00%) Veritas
14 95 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
15 92 (0.95%) Fujitsu
16 89 (0.92%) Informatica
17 84 (0.87%) Adobe
18 76 (0.79%) Sybase
19 69 (0.71%) Telerik
19 69 (0.71%) Tableau
Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34500.00 per annum + 3,750pa On-Call + Bens
Posted: 37 minutes ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 43 minutes ago
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Ashford, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 1 hour ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Sussex
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45k+Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago