The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 10 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 15.87% 21.74% 30.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.46% 45.45% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 13
Average salary £49,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.78% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Malling region.

Programming Languages Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 41.27% 47.83% 59.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 25
Average salary £50,000 £54,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the West Malling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

SQL
Salary Trend in West Malling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the West Malling region.

SQL Salary Trend in West Malling

SQL
Salary Histogram in West Malling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the West Malling region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in West Malling

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 9 (56.25%) C#
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) QA
2 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) XML
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) VB
4 6 (37.50%) SOAP
4 6 (37.50%) Selenium
4 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) SoapUI
6 4 (25.00%) Test Planning
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (18.75%) Ruby
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (18.75%) Subversion
7 3 (18.75%) WinForms
7 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (18.75%) System Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
1 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) IaaS
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) SMTP
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Selenium
1 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (31.25%) SoapUI
3 3 (18.75%) HP UFT
3 3 (18.75%) Robot Framework
3 3 (18.75%) Sahi
3 3 (18.75%) Subversion
3 3 (18.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (18.75%) WebDriver
4 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
5 1 (6.25%) Fiddler
5 1 (6.25%) ReSharper
5 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Java Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) QA Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior QA Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
1 8 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (37.50%) SOAP
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 3 (18.75%) ADO.NET
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 3 (18.75%) DHTML
4 3 (18.75%) WinForms
5 2 (12.50%) Gherkin
6 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.25%) CGI
6 1 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) EDI
6 1 (6.25%) HTML5
6 1 (6.25%) JSON
6 1 (6.25%) SGML
6 1 (6.25%) VRML
6 1 (6.25%) WCF
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 3 (18.75%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
5 3 (18.75%) System Testing
5 3 (18.75%) UML
6 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
6 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 1 (6.25%) Analytics
7 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) Presales
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) VB
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) Ruby
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 3 (18.75%) VBScript
6 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) MetaFrame
2 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
3 1 (6.25%) Veeam