The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / East of England
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1183 1403 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.42% 20.71% 24.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.36% 40.83% 46.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1214 1621
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £28,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3546 3436 4109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 58.21% 50.72% 51.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2961 2998 3495
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in the East of England

SQL
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in the East of England.

Salary trend for SQL in the East of England

SQL
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in the East of England

SQL
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 May 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
Hertfordshire +3 438 £45,000 - 48
Essex +1 270 £45,000 - 25
Cambridgeshire -14 247 £41,500 +3.75% 45
Suffolk +6 108 £40,000 +33.33% 19
Bedfordshire -8 80 £42,500 -10.52% 17
Norfolk -4 41 £35,000 +7.69% 9
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for SQL.

1 897 (35.97%) SQL Server
2 827 (33.16%) .NET
3 817 (32.76%) C#
4 788 (31.60%) JavaScript
5 729 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
6 622 (24.94%) Microsoft
7 621 (24.90%) HTML
8 593 (23.78%) Oracle
9 551 (22.09%) Java
10 549 (22.01%) MVC
11 535 (21.45%) ASP.NET
12 482 (19.33%) CSS
13 441 (17.68%) Degree
14 439 (17.60%) Finance
15 379 (15.20%) T-SQL
16 378 (15.16%) Linux
17 374 (15.00%) Windows
18 358 (14.35%) jQuery
19 319 (12.79%) AngularJS
20 318 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
21 299 (11.99%) PL/SQL
22 298 (11.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 294 (11.79%) Computer Science
24 292 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
25 280 (11.23%) OO
26 253 (10.14%) Relational Database
27 251 (10.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 249 (9.98%) TDD
29 247 (9.90%) XML
30 245 (9.82%) Software Engineering

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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
1 130 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 127 (5.09%) IIS
3 108 (4.33%) Tomcat
4 68 (2.73%) WebLogic
5 60 (2.41%) Apache
6 59 (2.37%) CMS
7 58 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 53 (2.13%) MS Exchange
9 52 (2.09%) JBoss
10 44 (1.76%) SAS
11 39 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
12 37 (1.48%) WebSphere
13 33 (1.32%) GlassFish
14 22 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
15 21 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
15 21 (0.84%) Umbraco
16 20 (0.80%) Confluence
17 16 (0.64%) WordPress
18 13 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 13 (0.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 140 (5.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 82 (3.29%) Microsoft Office
3 35 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.64%) SPSS
5 13 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
7 4 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.080%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.080%) Weka
9 1 (0.040%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 41 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 34 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
4 19 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (0.64%) Magento
6 14 (0.56%) Adobe Campaign
7 11 (0.44%) iTrent
7 11 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
8 10 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 8 (0.32%) Sage 200
11 6 (0.24%) SAP Business One
11 6 (0.24%) SAP R/3
12 5 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
13 4 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 4 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
13 4 (0.16%) Unica
14 3 (0.12%) Oracle ASCP
14 3 (0.12%) Relativity
14 3 (0.12%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 127 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 78 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (2.69%) Office 365
3 67 (2.69%) SaaS
4 23 (0.92%) GitHub
5 14 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (0.56%) IaaS
5 14 (0.56%) PaaS
6 13 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
7 8 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.20%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.16%) Datadog
9 4 (0.16%) Route 53
9 4 (0.16%) Silverpop
9 4 (0.16%) Twilio
10 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.080%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.080%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.040%) AWS OpsWorks
12 1 (0.040%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 54 (2.17%) Firewall
2 50 (2.00%) DNS
3 43 (1.72%) Internet
4 42 (1.68%) HTTP
5 38 (1.52%) DHCP
6 37 (1.48%) SAN
7 36 (1.44%) TCP/IP
8 35 (1.40%) Intranet
9 24 (0.96%) WAN
10 23 (0.92%) LAN
11 16 (0.64%) SSL
11 16 (0.64%) VPN
12 15 (0.60%) FTP
13 12 (0.48%) Network Security
13 12 (0.48%) VoIP
14 11 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (0.44%) Wireless
15 10 (0.40%) IPsec
16 9 (0.36%) VLAN
17 8 (0.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 897 (35.97%) SQL Server
2 298 (11.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 253 (10.14%) Relational Database
4 251 (10.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 207 (8.30%) Oracle Database
6 189 (7.58%) MySQL
7 174 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
8 166 (6.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 153 (6.13%) RDBMS
10 116 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 112 (4.49%) NoSQL
12 99 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
13 74 (2.97%) Oracle Database 12c
14 73 (2.93%) Oracle Database 11g
15 72 (2.89%) Big Data
16 64 (2.57%) MongoDB
16 64 (2.57%) SQL Server 2005
17 57 (2.29%) OLAP
18 55 (2.21%) SQL Server 2014
19 53 (2.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 177 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 156 (6.26%) Visual Studio
3 146 (5.85%) JIRA
4 143 (5.73%) Git (software)
5 129 (5.17%) Selenium
6 112 (4.49%) Subversion
7 111 (4.45%) NUnit
8 66 (2.65%) MSTest
9 49 (1.96%) Maven
10 47 (1.88%) JUnit
11 42 (1.68%) Jenkins
12 41 (1.64%) Jasmine
12 41 (1.64%) TeamCity
13 39 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
14 32 (1.28%) Ant
15 30 (1.20%) WebDriver
16 27 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 25 (1.00%) Gradle
18 23 (0.92%) Moq
19 22 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 439 (17.60%) Finance
2 97 (3.89%) Retail
3 74 (2.97%) Marketing
4 71 (2.85%) Advertising
5 67 (2.69%) Banking
6 50 (2.00%) Legal
7 42 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 41 (1.64%) Manufacturing
9 30 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
10 28 (1.12%) Automotive
11 26 (1.04%) Publishing
12 18 (0.72%) Billing
13 17 (0.68%) Back Office
14 12 (0.48%) Law
15 10 (0.40%) Electronics
16 7 (0.28%) Games
17 6 (0.24%) Aerospace
18 5 (0.20%) Front Office
19 3 (0.12%) General Ledger
19 3 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1299 (52.09%) Developer
2 397 (15.92%) Analyst
3 389 (15.60%) .NET Developer
4 375 (15.04%) C# Developer
5 285 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 251 (10.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 225 (9.02%) Java Developer
7 225 (9.02%) SQL Developer
8 171 (6.86%) DBA
9 167 (6.70%) Software Developer
10 153 (6.13%) ASP.NET Developer
11 138 (5.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 117 (4.69%) Administrator
13 114 (4.57%) Support Analyst
14 112 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 102 (4.09%) Applications Support
16 94 (3.77%) Web Developer
17 91 (3.65%) Senior .NET Developer
17 91 (3.65%) Software Engineer
17 91 (3.65%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 827 (33.16%) .NET
2 621 (24.90%) HTML
3 535 (21.45%) ASP.NET
4 482 (19.33%) CSS
5 358 (14.35%) jQuery
6 319 (12.79%) AngularJS
7 318 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 247 (9.90%) XML
9 232 (9.30%) Web Services
10 216 (8.66%) HTML5
11 176 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web API
12 174 (6.98%) .NET Framework
13 153 (6.13%) Spring
14 125 (5.01%) REST
15 124 (4.97%) CSS3
16 120 (4.81%) WCF
17 117 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 112 (4.49%) Entity Framework
19 111 (4.45%) Ajax
20 96 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 294 (11.79%) Computer Science
2 233 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
3 86 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 54 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 48 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 47 (1.88%) User Experience
7 35 (1.40%) Management Information System
7 35 (1.40%) Replication
8 33 (1.32%) Clustering
9 30 (1.20%) Data Centre
10 27 (1.08%) N-Tier
11 24 (0.96%) iPad
12 22 (0.88%) Algorithms
12 22 (0.88%) Virtual Team
13 17 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
14 15 (0.60%) Client/Server
14 15 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 15 (0.60%) NHS
15 13 (0.52%) Driving Licence
16 10 (0.40%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 378 (15.16%) Linux
2 374 (15.00%) Windows
3 161 (6.46%) Unix
4 155 (6.21%) Windows Server
5 87 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 83 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 54 (2.17%) Android
8 41 (1.64%) Windows 7
9 37 (1.48%) Apple iOS
10 27 (1.08%) Solaris
11 26 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (1.04%) Windows 10
12 15 (0.60%) CentOS
13 14 (0.56%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (0.40%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.20%) AIX
15 5 (0.20%) VMS
15 5 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 729 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
2 549 (22.01%) MVC
3 292 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
4 280 (11.23%) OO
5 249 (9.98%) TDD
6 245 (9.82%) Software Engineering
7 236 (9.46%) ETL
8 233 (9.34%) Web Development
9 229 (9.18%) Test Automation
10 214 (8.58%) Scrum
11 182 (7.30%) ITIL
12 166 (6.66%) Performance Tuning
13 161 (6.46%) Mathematics
14 145 (5.81%) Analytics
15 142 (5.69%) SDLC
16 130 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
17 129 (5.17%) Unit Testing
18 121 (4.85%) SOA
19 102 (4.09%) Multithreading
19 102 (4.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 817 (32.76%) C#
2 788 (31.60%) JavaScript
3 551 (22.09%) Java
4 379 (15.20%) T-SQL
5 299 (11.99%) PL/SQL
6 170 (6.82%) PHP
7 158 (6.34%) Python
8 101 (4.05%) TypeScript
9 90 (3.61%) Perl
10 89 (3.57%) PowerShell
10 89 (3.57%) Shell Script
11 81 (3.25%) VB.NET
12 71 (2.85%) C++
13 49 (1.96%) VBA
14 47 (1.88%) Bash Shell
14 47 (1.88%) R
15 42 (1.68%) VB
16 31 (1.24%) C
17 20 (0.80%) VBScript
18 19 (0.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 441 (17.68%) Degree
2 98 (3.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (2.00%) ISEB
4 36 (1.44%) Oracle Certification
5 34 (1.36%) PhD
6 33 (1.32%) MCSE
6 33 (1.32%) OCP
7 32 (1.28%) ISTQB
8 29 (1.16%) MCP
9 24 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (0.96%) MCTS
10 20 (0.80%) CCNA
11 19 (0.76%) MCSA
11 19 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 18 (0.72%) Security Cleared
13 15 (0.60%) PMI Certification
14 14 (0.56%) OCA
15 13 (0.52%) MCITP
16 12 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
17 9 (0.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (5.57%) QA
2 43 (1.72%) SLA
3 20 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 14 (0.56%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.32%) GDPR
6 8 (0.32%) PMO
7 5 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.080%) GxP
8 2 (0.080%) ISO 14000
9 1 (0.040%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.040%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.040%) SEPA
9 1 (0.040%) WAI
System Software
1 111 (4.45%) Active Directory
2 82 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (1.84%) Hyper-V
4 27 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
5 24 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.24%) Docker
8 5 (0.20%) vSphere
8 5 (0.20%) XenApp
9 4 (0.16%) Firmware
10 3 (0.12%) HDFS
10 3 (0.12%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.12%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.12%) Xen
11 2 (0.080%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.080%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.040%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.040%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 45 (1.80%) Data Guard
2 39 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 31 (1.24%) Nagios
4 30 (1.20%) Puppet
5 23 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.44%) Grafana
7 11 (0.44%) Graphite
7 11 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 11 (0.44%) SCCM
8 9 (0.36%) SCVMM
8 9 (0.36%) Tivoli
9 7 (0.28%) Backup Exec
10 6 (0.24%) SCOM
11 5 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 5 (0.20%) MOM
11 5 (0.20%) Nessus
12 4 (0.16%) BladeLogic
12 4 (0.16%) EMC Navisphere
12 4 (0.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 622 (24.94%) Microsoft
2 593 (23.78%) Oracle
3 100 (4.01%) VMware
4 76 (3.05%) SAP
5 74 (2.97%) Tableau
6 47 (1.88%) Citrix
7 43 (1.72%) Cisco
8 41 (1.64%) HP
9 37 (1.48%) Xamarin
10 32 (1.28%) Teradata
11 31 (1.24%) Cognos
11 31 (1.24%) IBM
12 27 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
13 25 (1.00%) Red Hat
14 20 (0.80%) Sun
15 18 (0.72%) PeopleSoft
16 17 (0.68%) BMC
16 17 (0.68%) Sitecore
17 16 (0.64%) Adobe
18 15 (0.60%) EMC
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