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 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1197 1478 1840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.59% 20.07% 24.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.37% 41.44% 46.22%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1233 1528
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 3291 3567 3981
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 53.86% 48.43% 52.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2712 2978 3303
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

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 March 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 March 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 0 477 £45,000 +5.88% 48
Essex +1 251 £45,000 - 25
Cambridgeshire -11 250 £42,500 +6.25% 50
Bedfordshire -5 82 £42,500 -6.59% 6
Suffolk +5 80 £38,750 +12.31% 14
Norfolk +2 61 £39,000 +30.00% 10
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 937 (35.03%) C#
2 917 (34.28%) .NET
3 881 (32.93%) SQL Server
4 810 (30.28%) JavaScript
5 751 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
6 650 (24.30%) HTML
7 610 (22.80%) Java
8 606 (22.65%) Microsoft
9 601 (22.47%) Oracle
10 588 (21.98%) MVC
11 586 (21.91%) ASP.NET
12 512 (19.14%) CSS
13 509 (19.03%) Finance
14 458 (17.12%) Degree
15 415 (15.51%) Linux
16 414 (15.48%) T-SQL
17 393 (14.69%) Windows
18 378 (14.13%) jQuery
19 364 (13.61%) ASP.NET MVC
20 334 (12.49%) MS Excel
21 318 (11.89%) AngularJS
22 311 (11.63%) XML
23 305 (11.40%) PL/SQL
24 296 (11.07%) Business Intelligence
25 293 (10.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 289 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
27 280 (10.47%) Relational Database
28 274 (10.24%) Web Services
29 269 (10.06%) Computer Science
30 265 (9.91%) OO

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
1 138 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 115 (4.30%) WebLogic
3 110 (4.11%) IIS
4 109 (4.07%) Tomcat
5 72 (2.69%) JBoss
6 71 (2.65%) SAS
7 70 (2.62%) WebSphere
8 68 (2.54%) Apache
9 65 (2.43%) MS Exchange
10 63 (2.36%) CMS
10 63 (2.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 52 (1.94%) GlassFish
12 49 (1.83%) Oracle Service Bus
13 42 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
14 39 (1.46%) Umbraco
15 27 (1.01%) Confluence
16 19 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 19 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
17 15 (0.56%) Apache Spark
18 14 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 334 (12.49%) MS Excel
2 87 (3.25%) MS Office
3 35 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 20 (0.75%) SPSS
5 12 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.34%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
7 5 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.075%) MS Project
8 2 (0.075%) Weka
9 1 (0.037%) EngageOne
9 1 (0.037%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 59 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
3 27 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
4 20 (0.75%) Magento
5 16 (0.60%) Adobe Campaign
6 13 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
7 10 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
8 9 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
8 9 (0.34%) Sage 200
9 8 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
10 6 (0.22%) SAP Business One
11 5 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
11 5 (0.19%) CODA-Financials
11 5 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
11 5 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
11 5 (0.19%) SAP CRM
11 5 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 4 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
13 3 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
13 3 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 119 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 87 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (2.73%) Office 365
4 63 (2.36%) SaaS
5 18 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (0.60%) PaaS
7 15 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
8 14 (0.52%) IaaS
9 11 (0.41%) GitHub
10 5 (0.19%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.15%) Datadog
11 4 (0.15%) Route 53
11 4 (0.15%) Twilio
12 3 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.075%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.075%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.075%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.075%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.075%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 69 (2.58%) Firewall
2 63 (2.36%) Internet
3 62 (2.32%) HTTP
4 52 (1.94%) DNS
5 47 (1.76%) TCP/IP
6 43 (1.61%) SAN
7 40 (1.50%) DHCP
8 27 (1.01%) Intranet
9 23 (0.86%) WAN
10 22 (0.82%) LAN
11 21 (0.79%) SSL
12 18 (0.67%) FTP
13 16 (0.60%) VPN
14 14 (0.52%) VoIP
15 13 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
16 10 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (0.37%) iSCSI
16 10 (0.37%) Wireshark
17 9 (0.34%) SNMP
17 9 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 881 (32.93%) SQL Server
2 293 (10.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 280 (10.47%) Relational Database
4 228 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 203 (7.59%) Oracle Database
6 197 (7.36%) MySQL
7 166 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
8 163 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 159 (5.94%) RDBMS
10 97 (3.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 94 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 92 (3.44%) NoSQL
13 74 (2.77%) Big Data
14 69 (2.58%) Oracle Database 12c
15 67 (2.50%) MongoDB
16 65 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
17 64 (2.39%) SQL Server 2014
18 60 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
19 56 (2.09%) Crystal Reports
20 55 (2.06%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 178 (6.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 162 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 155 (5.79%) Selenium
4 134 (5.01%) JIRA
5 118 (4.41%) Git (software)
6 114 (4.26%) Subversion
7 110 (4.11%) NUnit
8 76 (2.84%) MSTest
9 70 (2.62%) Maven
10 49 (1.83%) Jenkins
11 47 (1.76%) JUnit
12 45 (1.68%) Jasmine
13 43 (1.61%) Ant
14 42 (1.57%) TeamCity
15 41 (1.53%) Gradle
16 38 (1.42%) Visual Studio Team System
17 37 (1.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 27 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
19 26 (0.97%) HP UFT
20 24 (0.90%) WebDriver
General
1 509 (19.03%) Finance
2 93 (3.48%) Banking
3 90 (3.36%) Marketing
4 88 (3.29%) Advertising
5 85 (3.18%) Retail
6 70 (2.62%) Legal
7 36 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 35 (1.31%) Telecoms
9 30 (1.12%) Publishing
10 27 (1.01%) Automotive
11 22 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
12 21 (0.79%) Back Office
13 16 (0.60%) Law
14 14 (0.52%) Billing
15 9 (0.34%) Aerospace
16 7 (0.26%) Electronics
17 5 (0.19%) Games
17 5 (0.19%) General Ledger
18 2 (0.075%) Military
18 2 (0.075%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1387 (51.85%) Developer
2 477 (17.83%) Analyst
3 441 (16.49%) C# Developer
4 440 (16.45%) .NET Developer
5 297 (11.10%) Senior Developer
6 273 (10.21%) C# .NET Developer
7 239 (8.93%) Java Developer
8 233 (8.71%) SQL Developer
9 161 (6.02%) DBA
10 154 (5.76%) Software Developer
11 149 (5.57%) ASP.NET Developer
12 136 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 132 (4.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 119 (4.45%) SQL Analyst
15 117 (4.37%) Support Analyst
16 114 (4.26%) Administrator
17 113 (4.22%) Web Developer
18 111 (4.15%) Applications Support
19 102 (3.81%) Oracle Developer
19 102 (3.81%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 917 (34.28%) .NET
2 650 (24.30%) HTML
3 586 (21.91%) ASP.NET
4 512 (19.14%) CSS
5 378 (14.13%) jQuery
6 364 (13.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 318 (11.89%) AngularJS
8 311 (11.63%) XML
9 274 (10.24%) Web Services
10 213 (7.96%) HTML5
11 197 (7.36%) .NET Framework
12 172 (6.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 157 (5.87%) Spring
14 155 (5.79%) WCF
15 137 (5.12%) REST
16 127 (4.75%) CSS3
17 123 (4.60%) Ajax
17 123 (4.60%) Entity Framework
18 120 (4.49%) SOAP
19 115 (4.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 289 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
2 269 (10.06%) Computer Science
3 66 (2.47%) User Experience
4 58 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 57 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 50 (1.87%) Clustering
6 50 (1.87%) Replication
7 43 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 37 (1.38%) Data Centre
9 36 (1.35%) Virtual Team
10 24 (0.90%) iPad
11 22 (0.82%) N-Tier
12 19 (0.71%) CMDB
13 18 (0.67%) Spread Betting
14 16 (0.60%) Algorithms
15 15 (0.56%) Internet of Things
16 13 (0.49%) NHS
17 12 (0.45%) Driving Licence
18 11 (0.41%) Client/Server
19 10 (0.37%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 415 (15.51%) Linux
2 393 (14.69%) Windows
3 224 (8.37%) Unix
4 166 (6.21%) Windows Server
5 104 (3.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 91 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 51 (1.91%) Windows 7
8 39 (1.46%) Android
8 39 (1.46%) Apple iOS
9 34 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 31 (1.16%) Solaris
11 25 (0.93%) Windows 10
12 23 (0.86%) CentOS
13 19 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (0.64%) Ubuntu
15 16 (0.60%) Windows 8
16 9 (0.34%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
18 4 (0.15%) HPUX
18 4 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 751 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
2 588 (21.98%) MVC
3 296 (11.07%) Business Intelligence
4 265 (9.91%) OO
5 254 (9.50%) Scrum
5 254 (9.50%) Web Development
6 245 (9.16%) TDD
7 231 (8.64%) ETL
7 231 (8.64%) Software Engineering
8 188 (7.03%) SDLC
9 185 (6.92%) ITIL
10 172 (6.43%) Analytics
11 151 (5.64%) Mathematics
12 147 (5.50%) SOA
13 143 (5.35%) Continuous Integration
14 136 (5.08%) CRM
15 135 (5.05%) Unit Testing
16 132 (4.93%) Automated Testing
17 125 (4.67%) Project Management
18 124 (4.64%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 937 (35.03%) C#
2 810 (30.28%) JavaScript
3 610 (22.80%) Java
4 414 (15.48%) T-SQL
5 305 (11.40%) PL/SQL
6 152 (5.68%) PHP
7 144 (5.38%) Python
8 108 (4.04%) VB.NET
9 106 (3.96%) Shell Script
10 102 (3.81%) TypeScript
11 101 (3.78%) PowerShell
12 84 (3.14%) Perl
13 71 (2.65%) C++
14 58 (2.17%) VBA
15 55 (2.06%) VB
16 51 (1.91%) Bash Shell
17 47 (1.76%) R
18 45 (1.68%) C
19 21 (0.79%) VBScript
20 18 (0.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 458 (17.12%) Degree
2 85 (3.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 75 (2.80%) ISEB
4 62 (2.32%) ISTQB
5 27 (1.01%) MCSE
5 27 (1.01%) OCP
5 27 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
6 25 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (0.86%) Security Cleared
7 23 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 21 (0.79%) MCP
9 20 (0.75%) CCNA
10 14 (0.52%) MCSA
10 14 (0.52%) OCA
10 14 (0.52%) PMI Certification
11 13 (0.49%) PhD
12 12 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
12 12 (0.45%) PMP
13 10 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (5.72%) QA
2 67 (2.50%) SLA
3 27 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.30%) PMO
5 6 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.22%) SDET
6 4 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.11%) WAI
8 2 (0.075%) ISO 14000
9 1 (0.037%) GxP
9 1 (0.037%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.037%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.037%) SEPA
System Software
1 110 (4.11%) Active Directory
2 87 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (1.61%) Hyper-V
4 33 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
5 21 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (0.37%) VMware ESX
7 10 (0.37%) XenApp
8 9 (0.34%) vSphere
9 8 (0.30%) Firmware
10 7 (0.26%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.22%) Docker
11 6 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (0.22%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.15%) Xen
13 3 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 3 (0.11%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.075%) HDFS
14 2 (0.075%) XenServer
15 1 (0.037%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 39 (1.46%) Nagios
2 30 (1.12%) Puppet
3 29 (1.08%) Data Guard
4 26 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
5 24 (0.90%) Grafana
5 24 (0.90%) Graphite
6 20 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (0.45%) SCVMM
8 11 (0.41%) SCCM
9 10 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.26%) Backup Exec
11 6 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 6 (0.22%) SCOM
11 6 (0.22%) TIBCO Hawk
11 6 (0.22%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.22%) WSUS
12 5 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (0.19%) Kibana
12 5 (0.19%) Nessus
12 5 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 606 (22.65%) Microsoft
2 601 (22.47%) Oracle
3 99 (3.70%) VMware
4 96 (3.59%) Tableau
5 77 (2.88%) SAP
6 60 (2.24%) Citrix
7 58 (2.17%) Cisco
7 58 (2.17%) HP
8 48 (1.79%) IBM
9 41 (1.53%) Xamarin
10 37 (1.38%) Teradata
11 35 (1.31%) Cognos
11 35 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
12 29 (1.08%) EMC
13 27 (1.01%) Sitecore
14 26 (0.97%) Red Hat
15 24 (0.90%) Sun
16 21 (0.79%) Adobe
17 18 (0.67%) Sage
18 17 (0.64%) CheckPoint
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: up to 40k + 3% Pension, Bonus, Healthcare and more
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
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Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Comprehensive Benefits Package
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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