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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1208 1429 1867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.48% 20.88% 23.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.52% 40.49% 44.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1021 1255 1593
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 3604 3529 4155
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 58.12% 51.56% 51.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3026 3110 3592
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 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +1 384 £45,000 - 39
Cambridgeshire -8 311 £41,500 +3.75% 32
Essex 0 239 £45,000 +5.88% 20
Suffolk +6 143 £37,500 +15.38% 20
Bedfordshire -1 108 £42,500 -5.55% 16
Norfolk -13 23 £32,500 -3.70% 8
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 878 (36.51%) SQL Server
2 803 (33.39%) .NET
3 770 (32.02%) C#
4 715 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
5 705 (29.31%) JavaScript
6 634 (26.36%) Microsoft
7 603 (25.07%) Oracle
8 580 (24.12%) HTML
9 520 (21.62%) ASP.NET
10 497 (20.67%) MVC
11 481 (20.00%) Java
12 463 (19.25%) CSS
13 449 (18.67%) Degree
14 425 (17.67%) Finance
15 380 (15.80%) Windows
16 347 (14.43%) T-SQL
17 346 (14.39%) Linux
18 319 (13.26%) jQuery
19 303 (12.60%) AngularJS
20 294 (12.22%) PL/SQL
21 285 (11.85%) ASP.NET MVC
22 282 (11.73%) Software Engineering
23 277 (11.52%) Computer Science
23 277 (11.52%) OO
24 275 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
25 268 (11.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 251 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
27 242 (10.06%) TDD
28 238 (9.90%) ETL
28 238 (9.90%) SQL Server Integration Services

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
1 139 (5.78%) IIS
2 116 (4.82%) SharePoint
3 98 (4.07%) Tomcat
4 63 (2.62%) Apache
5 56 (2.33%) CMS
6 54 (2.25%) MS Exchange
6 54 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 53 (2.20%) WebLogic
8 49 (2.04%) JBoss
9 47 (1.95%) SAS
10 31 (1.29%) Oracle Service Bus
11 27 (1.12%) WebSphere
12 22 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
12 22 (0.91%) GlassFish
13 18 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
14 17 (0.71%) Apache Spark
15 15 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
15 15 (0.62%) Kentico
16 14 (0.58%) Umbraco
17 11 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 134 (5.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 82 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
3 31 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.62%) SPSS
5 12 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.083%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.083%) Weka
9 1 (0.042%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 41 (1.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 39 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 24 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
4 21 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
4 21 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (0.50%) iTrent
5 12 (0.50%) Magento
6 9 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
8 6 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.25%) SAP R/3
9 5 (0.21%) Sage 200
9 5 (0.21%) SAP Business One
9 5 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
9 5 (0.21%) Unica
9 5 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
10 4 (0.17%) FastStats
10 4 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (0.12%) OpenCart
11 3 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 140 (5.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 83 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 72 (2.99%) Office 365
3 72 (2.99%) SaaS
4 40 (1.66%) GitHub
5 17 (0.71%) IaaS
6 15 (0.62%) PaaS
7 14 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
9 7 (0.29%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.25%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.21%) Silverpop
12 4 (0.17%) Route 53
12 4 (0.17%) Twilio
13 2 (0.083%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.042%) AWS OpsWorks
14 1 (0.042%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.042%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 59 (2.45%) DNS
2 54 (2.25%) Firewall
3 49 (2.04%) SAN
4 44 (1.83%) DHCP
5 37 (1.54%) Internet
6 36 (1.50%) TCP/IP
7 30 (1.25%) HTTP
8 26 (1.08%) LAN
8 26 (1.08%) WAN
9 25 (1.04%) VPN
10 21 (0.87%) Intranet
11 15 (0.62%) VoIP
12 13 (0.54%) iSCSI
12 13 (0.54%) VLAN
13 12 (0.50%) Network Security
14 11 (0.46%) FTP
15 10 (0.42%) Wireless
16 8 (0.33%) SSL
17 7 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
17 7 (0.29%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 878 (36.51%) SQL Server
2 268 (11.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 238 (9.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 225 (9.36%) Relational Database
5 197 (8.19%) Oracle Database
6 168 (6.99%) MySQL
7 162 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
8 144 (5.99%) SQL Server 2008
9 141 (5.86%) RDBMS
10 116 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 108 (4.49%) NoSQL
12 106 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 79 (3.28%) Big Data
14 69 (2.87%) MongoDB
14 69 (2.87%) Oracle Database 12c
15 67 (2.79%) Oracle Database 11g
16 62 (2.58%) SQL Server 2014
17 56 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
18 54 (2.25%) Hadoop
19 45 (1.87%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 175 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 156 (6.49%) Git (software)
3 153 (6.36%) Visual Studio
4 118 (4.91%) JIRA
5 108 (4.49%) NUnit
6 103 (4.28%) Selenium
7 102 (4.24%) Subversion
8 58 (2.41%) MSTest
9 54 (2.25%) TeamCity
10 48 (2.00%) JUnit
11 39 (1.62%) Maven
12 36 (1.50%) Jasmine
13 35 (1.46%) Jenkins
14 29 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 26 (1.08%) Ant
15 26 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
15 26 (1.08%) WebDriver
16 21 (0.87%) Moq
17 20 (0.83%) Cucumber
17 20 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
General
1 425 (17.67%) Finance
2 113 (4.70%) Retail
3 94 (3.91%) Marketing
4 63 (2.62%) Banking
5 59 (2.45%) Advertising
6 50 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 48 (2.00%) Telecoms
8 38 (1.58%) Legal
9 31 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 25 (1.04%) Automotive
11 21 (0.87%) Electronics
11 21 (0.87%) Publishing
12 20 (0.83%) Back Office
13 14 (0.58%) Billing
14 10 (0.42%) Law
15 9 (0.37%) Games
16 6 (0.25%) Front Office
16 6 (0.25%) Military
17 5 (0.21%) Aerospace
18 3 (0.12%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1196 (49.73%) Developer
2 396 (16.47%) Analyst
3 369 (15.34%) C# Developer
4 367 (15.26%) .NET Developer
5 257 (10.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 241 (10.02%) Senior Developer
7 223 (9.27%) SQL Developer
8 205 (8.52%) Java Developer
9 157 (6.53%) Software Developer
10 155 (6.44%) DBA
11 154 (6.40%) ASP.NET Developer
12 142 (5.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 125 (5.20%) Applications Support
14 123 (5.11%) Support Analyst
15 109 (4.53%) SQL Analyst
16 108 (4.49%) Web Developer
17 106 (4.41%) Administrator
18 94 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 94 (3.91%) Software Engineer
19 88 (3.66%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 803 (33.39%) .NET
2 580 (24.12%) HTML
3 520 (21.62%) ASP.NET
4 463 (19.25%) CSS
5 319 (13.26%) jQuery
6 303 (12.60%) AngularJS
7 285 (11.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 232 (9.65%) XML
9 226 (9.40%) Web Services
10 202 (8.40%) HTML5
11 158 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web API
12 156 (6.49%) .NET Framework
13 147 (6.11%) Spring
14 125 (5.20%) REST
15 115 (4.78%) CSS3
16 111 (4.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 110 (4.57%) WCF
18 101 (4.20%) Entity Framework
19 100 (4.16%) SOAP
20 95 (3.95%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 277 (11.52%) Computer Science
2 251 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (3.62%) Greenfield Project
4 54 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
5 44 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 44 (1.83%) User Experience
6 35 (1.46%) Management Information System
7 32 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 29 (1.21%) Clustering
9 28 (1.16%) iPad
9 28 (1.16%) Replication
10 27 (1.12%) Client/Server
11 25 (1.04%) N-Tier
12 24 (1.00%) Algorithms
12 24 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
13 22 (0.91%) Virtual Team
14 20 (0.83%) Data Centre
15 13 (0.54%) Driving Licence
15 13 (0.54%) Fintech
16 11 (0.46%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 380 (15.80%) Windows
2 346 (14.39%) Linux
3 170 (7.07%) Windows Server
4 153 (6.36%) Unix
5 84 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 79 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (2.12%) Android
8 39 (1.62%) Windows 7
9 34 (1.41%) Apple iOS
10 24 (1.00%) Solaris
11 22 (0.91%) Windows 10
12 19 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (0.58%) CentOS
15 13 (0.54%) Windows 8
16 8 (0.33%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.25%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.21%) AIX
18 5 (0.21%) VMS
18 5 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 715 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 497 (20.67%) MVC
3 282 (11.73%) Software Engineering
4 277 (11.52%) OO
5 275 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
6 242 (10.06%) TDD
7 238 (9.90%) ETL
8 230 (9.56%) Web Development
9 223 (9.27%) Scrum
10 220 (9.15%) Test Automation
11 183 (7.61%) ITIL
12 161 (6.69%) Performance Tuning
13 158 (6.57%) Mathematics
14 154 (6.40%) SDLC
15 148 (6.15%) Analytics
16 117 (4.86%) Unit Testing
17 114 (4.74%) SOA
18 108 (4.49%) Mentoring
19 103 (4.28%) Continuous Integration
20 101 (4.20%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 770 (32.02%) C#
2 705 (29.31%) JavaScript
3 481 (20.00%) Java
4 347 (14.43%) T-SQL
5 294 (12.22%) PL/SQL
6 148 (6.15%) Python
7 144 (5.99%) PHP
8 98 (4.07%) PowerShell
9 94 (3.91%) Shell Script
10 91 (3.78%) TypeScript
11 74 (3.08%) C++
12 68 (2.83%) VB.NET
13 62 (2.58%) Perl
14 57 (2.37%) R
15 46 (1.91%) VB
15 46 (1.91%) VBA
16 34 (1.41%) C
17 29 (1.21%) MATLAB
18 28 (1.16%) Bash Shell
19 27 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 449 (18.67%) Degree
2 160 (6.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 106 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 52 (2.16%) ISEB
5 41 (1.70%) MCSE
6 40 (1.66%) Oracle Certification
7 39 (1.62%) PhD
8 36 (1.50%) MCP
9 34 (1.41%) OCP
10 28 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (1.16%) MCTS
11 25 (1.04%) MCSA
12 24 (1.00%) CCNA
13 23 (0.96%) ISTQB
13 23 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 20 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
15 18 (0.75%) Security Cleared
16 17 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
17 15 (0.62%) MCITP
18 14 (0.58%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (4.78%) QA
2 52 (2.16%) SLA
3 34 (1.41%) Data Quality
4 19 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 18 (0.75%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.46%) GDPR
8 8 (0.33%) PMO
9 4 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.083%) GxP
10 2 (0.083%) ISO 14000
11 1 (0.042%) DICOM
11 1 (0.042%) HL7
11 1 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.042%) SEPA
System Software
1 120 (4.99%) Active Directory
2 84 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (2.16%) Hyper-V
4 27 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
5 16 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (0.67%) vSphere
6 9 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.33%) Docker
7 8 (0.33%) XenApp
8 6 (0.25%) Apache Flume
9 5 (0.21%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.12%) HDFS
10 3 (0.12%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.12%) Xen
11 2 (0.083%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.083%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.083%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.042%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 49 (2.04%) Data Guard
2 41 (1.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 34 (1.41%) Puppet
4 26 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
5 18 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 13 (0.54%) SCCM
7 12 (0.50%) Tivoli
8 10 (0.42%) Ansible
9 7 (0.29%) Nagios
10 6 (0.25%) Grafana
10 6 (0.25%) Graphite
10 6 (0.25%) SCOM
11 5 (0.21%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.21%) BladeLogic
11 5 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 5 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (0.21%) MOM
11 5 (0.21%) Nessus
11 5 (0.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 634 (26.36%) Microsoft
2 603 (25.07%) Oracle
3 107 (4.45%) VMware
4 90 (3.74%) SAP
5 68 (2.83%) Tableau
6 47 (1.95%) Citrix
7 45 (1.87%) Cisco
8 38 (1.58%) HP
8 38 (1.58%) Xamarin
9 29 (1.21%) IBM
10 28 (1.16%) Teradata
11 27 (1.12%) Cognos
12 23 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
13 20 (0.83%) Red Hat
14 18 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
15 15 (0.62%) Google
16 14 (0.58%) Adobe
16 14 (0.58%) Informatica
16 14 (0.58%) SonicWALL
16 14 (0.58%) Splunk
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Posted: 4 hours ago
East Anglia
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Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £30000 per annum
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St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits
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Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Stevenage, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Essex
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Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ely, Cambridgeshire
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Dunstable, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Ipswich, Suffolk
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Essex
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Norwich, Norfolk
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Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40,000 per annum
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